This list includes information on famous people born on Labor Day loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians and politicians were born on Labor Day. While these celebrities all have Labor Day birthdays some are born on different dates as the holiday is always observed on the first Monday of September.
Who will you find on this celebs with Labor Day birthdays list? Evan Rachel Wood lands in the top spot. The Westworld actress was born on September 7, Labor Day 1987. Wood has appeared in several movies and TV series including The Wrestler, True Blood, and Thirteen. Naomie Harris of Moonlight fame also has a Labor Day birthday, September 6, 1976.
Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters has been very vocal in supporting working men and women all over the world so it is a happy coincidence that he was born on Labor Day 1943. Other famous people with Labor Day birthdays include Carly Fiorina, Jungkook from BTS, Eazy-E, Garrett Hedlund, Lara Pulver, Buddy Holly, and Rocky Marciano.
Are you surprised that there are so many famous Labor Day birthdays? Take a look at this list and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
Charles Hardin Holley, known as Buddy Holly, was an American musician and singer-songwriter, often considered one of the main figures of the rock and roll genre in the mid-1950s. Born in Lubbock, Texas, to a musical family during the Great Depression, Holly learned to play the guitar and sing with his siblings. Influenced by country music and rhythm and blues acts, Holly performed locally with high school friends. He made his first appearance on local television in 1952, and the following year formed the group "Buddy and Bob" with his friend, Bob Montgomery. In 1955, Holly decided to pursue a career in music after opening for Elvis Presley. As Holly opened for Presley three times that year, ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 23 (1936-1959)
Birthplace: Texas, USA, Lubbock
Born: 1936-09-07see more on Buddy Holly
Evan Rachel Wood is an American actress. She began acting in the 1990s, appearing in several television series, including American Gothic and Once and Again. Wood made her début as a leading film actress at the age of nine in Digging to China and became well known after her transition to a more adult-oriented Golden Globe-nominated role in the teen drama film Thirteen. Wood continued acting mostly in independent films, including Pretty Persuasion, Down in the Valley, Running with Scissors, and in the big studio production Across the Universe. Since 2008, Wood has appeared in more mainstream films, including The Wrestler, Whatever Works and The Ides of March. She has also returned to ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America
Born: 1987-09-07see more on Evan Rachel Wood
George Roger Waters is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. In 1965, he co-founded the progressive rock band Pink Floyd with drummer Nick Mason, keyboardist Richard Wright and guitarist, singer, and songwriter Syd Barrett. Waters initially served as the group's bassist and co-lead vocalist, but following the departure of Barrett in 1968, he also became their lyricist and conceptual leader. Pink Floyd subsequently achieved international success with the concept albums The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall and The Final Cut. By the early 1980s, they had become one of the most critically acclaimed and best-selling acts in the ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Great Bookham, United Kingdom
Born: 1943-09-06see more on Roger Waters
Garrett John Hedlund is an American actor known for his roles in the films Friday Night Lights, Four Brothers, Eragon, Country Strong, for his role as Patroclus in the movie Troy, as Sam Flynn in Tron: Legacy, and as Dean Moriarty in the film On the Road. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Roseau, Minnesota, United States of America
Born: 1984-09-03see more on Garrett Hedlund