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List of famous people born in 1978, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1978 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 1978. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1978, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1978 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

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Ashton Kutcher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1978
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Christopher Ashton Kutcher is an American actor, producer, investor and former model. Kutcher began his career as a model. He began his acting career portraying Michael Kelso in the Fox sitcom That '70s Show, which aired for eight seasons. He made his film debut in the romantic comedy Coming Soon and became known by audiences in the comedy film Dude, Where's My Car?, which was a box office hit. In 2003, he appeared in romantic comedies Just Married and My Boss's Daughter and the same year created, produced and hosted Punk'd which aired on MTV for five seasons until its revival in 2012 which has since completed its ninth season. In 2004, Kutcher starred in the lead role of the psychological ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 40

Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America

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Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1978
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Alexander Emmanuel "Alex" Rodriguez, nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American professional baseball third baseman and shortstop for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Seattle Mariners and the Texas Rangers. Rodriguez was one of the sport's most highly touted prospects and is considered one of the greatest baseball players of all time. During his 20-year career, Rodriguez has amassed a .299 batting average, 654 home runs, 1,969 runs batted in, and 2,939 hits. He is a 14-time All-Star and has won three American League Most Valuable Player Awards, ten Silver Slugger Awards, and two Gold Glove Awards. However, he has led a highly controversial career due to his ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 42

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

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Brooke Burns is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1978
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Brooke Elizabeth Burns is an American actress, television presenter, and former fashion model. She began her career on the popular TV series Baywatch and Baywatch Hawaii. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 40

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America

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Beth Riesgraf is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1978
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Beth Jean Riesgraf is an American actress. She is known for her portrayal of Parker on the TNT television series Leverage. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Belle Plaine, Minnesota, United States of America

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