Celebrities Born On Saint Patrick's Day

Here are all the famous people who were born on March 17th, Saint Patrick's Day. Featuring actors, musicians, singers, athletes, politicians, models, and other celebrities born on St. Patrick's Day, this list includes living and dead celebs. Which famous people were born on March 17?

It will surprise you how many celebrities have been born on St. Patty's Day. Actors who have St. Patrick's Day birthdays include Kurt Russell and Rob Lowe, while singers born on March 17 include Tamar Braxton, Hozier, and Billy Corgan. Other celebrities who were born on St. Patrick's Day include Rob Kardashian, John Boyega, Nat King Cole, Gary Sinise, Natalie Zea, Coco Austin, and Danny Ainge. 

Click through the list below to see all the celebrities born on St. Patrick's Day and celebrate two holidays in one every March.


  • Kurt Russell
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    Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. He began acting on television at the age of 12 in the western series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (1963–1964). In the late 1960s, he signed a ten-year contract with The Walt Disney Company where, according to Robert Osborne, he became the studio's top star of the 1970s.Russell was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his performance in Silkwood (1983). In the 1980s, he starred in several films directed by John Carpenter, including anti-hero roles such as army hero-turned-robber Snake Plissken in the futuristic action film Escape from New York (1981), and its sequel Escape from ...more
    • Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    • Born: 03-17-1951
  • Rob Lowe
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    Robert Hepler Lowe (born March 17, 1964) is an American actor, producer, and director. He is the recipient of two Screen Actors Guild Awards and has been nominated for six Golden Globes Awards and a Primetime Emmy Award. Lowe made his acting debut at the age of 15 with ABC's short-lived sitcom A New Kind of Family (1979–1980). Following numerous television roles in the early 1980s, he came to prominence as a teen idol and member of the Brat Pack with roles in films like The Outsiders (1983), Class (1983), The Hotel New Hampshire (1984), Oxford Blues (1984), St. Elmo's Fire (1985), About Last Night... (1986), and Square Dance (1987). The success of these films established him as a Hollywood ...more
    • Birthplace: Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    • Born: 03-17-1964
  • Billy Corgan
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    William Patrick Corgan Jr. (born March 17, 1967) is an American musician and songwriter, who is the lead singer, primary songwriter, guitarist, and sole permanent member of The Smashing Pumpkins. Formed by Corgan and guitarist James Iha in Chicago, Illinois, in 1988, the band quickly gained steam with the addition of bassist D'arcy Wretzky and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin. Strong album sales and large-scale tours propelled the band's increasing fame in the 1990s until their break-up in 2000. Corgan started a new band called Zwan, and after their quick demise, he released a solo album, TheFutureEmbrace, in 2005 and a collection of poetry, Blinking with Fists, before setting his sights on ...more
    • Birthplace: Elk Grove Village, Illinois, United States of America
    • Born: 03-17-1967
  • Gary Sinise
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    Gary Alan Sinise (born March 17, 1955) is an American actor, director, musician, and philanthropist. He is known for his comedic and dramatic roles in his career. Among other awards, he has won an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and has been nominated for an Academy Award. Sinise first starred in a film, when he directed, produced and played George Milton in Of Mice and Men based on the novel by John Steinbeck. This was his major breakthrough and landed him several roles which have become very memorable in popular culture. These roles include Lieutenant Dan Taylor in Forrest Gump (1994), for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting ...more
    • Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois, United States of America
    • Born: 03-17-1955
  • John Boyega
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    John Adedayo B. Adegboyega (born 17 March 1992), known professionally as John Boyega, is an English actor known for playing Finn in the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens and its 2017 sequel Star Wars: The Last Jedi, respectively the seventh and eighth films of the Star Wars series. Boyega rose to prominence in his native United Kingdom for his role as Moses in the 2011 sci-fi comedy film Attack the Block. Boyega's other credits include historical drama film Detroit (2017), the science fiction film Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018), four episodes of the television series 24: Live Another Day and the drama Imperial Dreams (2014). Boyega received the BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2016.
    • Birthplace: Peckham, London, United Kingdom
    • Born: 03-17-1992
  • Tamar Braxton
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    Tamar Estine Herbert (née Braxton, born March 17, 1977), is an American singer, actress and television personality. Braxton began her career in 1990 as a founding member of The Braxtons, an R&B singing group formed with her sisters. The Braxtons released their debut album, So Many Ways, as a trio in 1996, and disbanded shortly afterward. In 2000, Braxton was briefly signed with DreamWorks Records and released her debut self-titled album, but was dropped by the label following the album's poor commercial performance.Braxton reunited with her sisters for the WE TV reality series Braxton Family Values (2011–present).Following a thirteen-year break, Braxton released her second studio album, ...more
    • Birthplace: Severn, Maryland, United States of America
    • Born: 03-17-1977