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This list includes information on famous people born on Thanksgiving loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians and politicians were born on Thanksgiving. While these celebrities all have Thanksgiving birthdays some are born on different dates as the holiday is always observed on the fourth Thursday of November.

Who will you find on this celebs with Thanksgiving birthdays list? Scarlett Johansson lands in the top spot. The Lost in Translation actress was born on Nov. 22 Thanksgiving Day 1984. Johansson has appeared in several movies and TV series including Her, The Avengers, and Under the Skin. Christina Applegate also has a Thanksgiving birthday, Nov. 25, 1971.

NFL superstar Donovan McNabb was born on Nov. 25, 1976. Other famous people with Thanksgiving birthdays include Chuck Schumer, Natasha Bedingfield, and Salli Richardson.

Are you surprised that there are so many famous Thanksgiving birthdays? Take a look at this list and let us know which celeb you'd most like to have over for Thanksgiving dinner in the comments section.

Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Born On Thanksgiving
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Scarlett Johansson is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut in North. In 1996, she was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for her performance in Manny & Lo, garnering further acclaim and prominence with roles in The Horse Whisperer and Ghost World. She shifted to adult roles with her performances in Girl with a Pearl Earring and Sofia Coppola's Lost in Translation, for which she won a BAFTA award for Best Actress in a Leading Role; both films earned her Golden Globe Award nominations as well. Roles in A Love Song for Bobby Long and Woody Allen's Match Point earned Johansson two more Golden Globe Award nominations. Her subsequent films ...more

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Born: 1984-11-22

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Christina Applegate is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Born On Thanksgiving
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Christina Applegate is an American actress and dancer who gained fame as a child actress, playing the role of Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married... with Children. In her adult years, Applegate established a film and television career, winning an Emmy and earning Tony and Golden Globe nominations. She has had major roles in several films, including Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead, The Big Hit, The Sweetest Thing, Grand Theft Parsons, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy and its sequel, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Farce of the Penguins, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel and Hall Pass. She has also starred in numerous Broadway theatre productions such as the 2005 revival ...more

Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Born: 1971-11-25

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Chuck Schumer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Born On Thanksgiving
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Charles Ellis "Chuck" Schumer is the senior United States Senator from New York and a member of the Democratic Party. First elected in 1998, he defeated three-term Republican incumbent Al D'Amato by a margin of 55%–44%. Schumer was re-elected in 2004 by a margin of 71%–24% and in 2010 by a margin of 66%–33%. Before his election to the U.S. Senate, Schumer served in the US House of Representatives from 1981 to 1999, representing New York's 16th congressional district, later redistricted to the 10th congressional district in 1983 and to the 9th congressional district in 1993. A native of Brooklyn and graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, he was a three-term member of the New York ...more

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Born: 1950-11-23

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Natasha Bedingfield is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Born On Thanksgiving
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Natasha Anne Bedingfield is an English singer and songwriter. Natasha released her debut album, Unwritten, in 2004, which contained primarily up-tempo pop songs and was influenced by R&B music. It enjoyed international success with more than 2.3 million copies sold worldwide. Bedingfield received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for the title track "Unwritten", and at the 2005 and 2006 Brit Awards she was nominated for Best British Female Artist. Her second album, N.B., yielded the UK top 10 singles "I Wanna Have Your Babies" and "Soulmate". N.B. was not released in North America, but six tracks from it were included with seven new ones and released in 2008 as ...more

Birthplace: Haywards Heath, United Kingdom

Born: 1981-11-26

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