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Famous People Born in 1971

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List of famous people born in 1971, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1971 is loosely ordered by popularity, so the most well-known people are at the top. All sorts of men and women are featured on this list, including actors, singers, musicians and athletes born in 1971. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1971, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1971 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

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  • Christina Applegate is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1971
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    Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American actress and dancer. As an adolescent actress, she started playing the role of Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married... with Children (1987–97). In her adult years, Applegate established a film and television career, winning an Emmy Award (for her guest role in the sitcom Friends) and earning Tony and Golden Globe nominations. Applegate has had major roles in several films, including Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991), The Big Hit (1998), The Sweetest Thing (2002), Grand Theft Parsons (2003), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) and its sequel Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013), Hall Pass (2011), Vacation... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 48
    • Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Brooke Burke Charvet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1971
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    Brooke Lisa Burke (born September 8, 1971) is an American actress, dancer, model, and television personality. She is known as a Playboy model, hosting Wild On!, Rock Star (2005–2006), winning the seventh season of Dancing with the Stars, for co-hosting Dancing With the Stars from 2010 to 2013 and featuring in Need for Speed: Underground 2 as Rachel Teller.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, USA

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  • Carla Gugino is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1971
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    Carla Gugino (; born August 29, 1971) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Ingrid Cortez in the Spy Kids trilogy (2001–2003), Ritchie Robert's wife Laurie in American Gangster (2007), Sally Jupiter in Watchmen (2009), Dr. Vera Gorski in Sucker Punch (2011), and as the lead characters in the television series Karen Sisco, Threshold, The Haunting of Hill House, and Jett. Gugino's feature film work includes starring roles in Son in Law (1993), Sin City (2005), Night at the Museum (2006), Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011), San Andreas (2015), and The Space Between Us and Gerald's Game (both 2017), as well as the voice role of Kelor in the DC Extended Universe. Gugino has also... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Sarasota, Florida, USA

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  • Amy Poehler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1971
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    Amy Meredith Poehler (; born September 16, 1971) is an American actress, comedian, director, producer, and writer. After studying improv at Chicago's Second City and ImprovOlympic in the early 1990s, she Co-founded the Chicago-based improvisational-comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade. The group moved to New York City in 1996 where their act became a half-hour sketch comedy series on Comedy Central in 1998. Along with other members of the comedy group, Poehler is a founder of the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. She is best known for starring as Leslie Knope in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which she won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Musical or Comedy... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America

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