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List of famous people born in 1981, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1981 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 1981. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1981, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1981 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

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Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1981
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Britney Jean Spears is an American singer and actress. Born in McComb, Mississippi, and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana, she performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997. Spears's first and second studio albums, ...Baby One More Time and Oops!... I Did It Again, became international successes, with the former becoming the best-selling album by a teenage solo artist. Title tracks "...Baby One More Time" and "Oops!... I Did It Again" broke international sales records. In 2001, Spears released her self-titled third studio album, Britney, and played the starring role in the film Crossroads. She assumed creative control of her ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, United States of America

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1981
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Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny's Child. Managed by her father Mathew Knowles, the group became one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. Their hiatus saw the release of Beyoncé's debut album, Dangerously in Love, which established her as a solo artist worldwide; it sold 11 million copies, earned five Grammy Awards and featured the Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Crazy in Love" and "Baby Boy". Following the disbandment of Destiny's Child in June ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America

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Adriana Lima is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1981
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Adriana Francesca Lima is a Brazilian model and actress is best known as a Victoria's Secret Angel since 2000, and as a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 to 2009. At the age of 15, Lima finished first in Ford's "Supermodel of Brazil" competition, and took second place the following year in the Ford "Supermodel of the World" competition before signing with Elite Model Management in New York City. In 2012, she came in 4th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $7.3 million in one year. In 2013, she came in 3rd place and in 2014 she came in 2nd place with earnings of $8 million. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: Salvador, Brazil

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Alessandra Ambrosio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1981
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Alessandra Corine Ambrósio is a Brazilian model. Ambrosio is best known for her work with Victoria's Secret and was chosen as the first spokesmodel for the company's "PINK" line. Ambrosio is currently one of the Victoria's Secret Angels and has modeled for brands such as Next, Armani Exchange, Christian Dior, and Ralph Lauren. Ambrosio serves as an ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. In 2012, she came in 6th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $6.6 million in one year. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: Erechim, Brazil

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