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Famous People Born in April 1977

  • Apr 1 Tangela Smith, American basketball forward (WNBA All Star 2006; WNBA C'ship 2007, 09), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 1 Vítor Belfort, Brazilian mixed martial artist (UFC 12 Heavyweight Tournament 1997; UFC Light Heavyweight title 2004; Cage Rage World Light Heavyweight title 2007), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Apr 2 Jelena Abbou, Serbian fitness model, born in Gornji Milanovac, Serbia
  • Apr 2 Michael Fassbender, Irish-German actor (Shame, X-Men), born in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg
  • Apr 2 Aiden Turner, Irish actor (The Hobbit-Kili), born in Clondalkin, Dublin
  • Apr 2 Per Elofsson, Swedish cross-country skier (World C'ship gold x 2 2001; 2003; Olympic bronze 10k + 10k classical 2002), born in Röbäck, Sweden
  • Apr 4 Adam Dutkiewicz, American guitarist (Killswitch Engage), born in Westhampton, Massachusetts
  • Apr 4 Stephen Mulhern, English TV presenter, born in Stratford, London
  • Apr 4 Omarr Smith, American football defensive back, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 5 JoAnn Sevin, Dubois PA, air pistol (Olympics 1996)
  • Apr 6 Andy Phillips, American Baseball Player
  • Apr 7 Silvana Arias, Peruvian actress
  • Apr 8 Mehran Ghassemi, Iranian journalist (d. 2008)
  • Apr 8 Mark Spencer, American computer programmer

Person of interestGerard Way

Apr 9 Gerard Way, American singer-songwriter (My Chemical Romance), born in Summit, New Jersey

Singer-Songwriter Gerard Way
Singer-Songwriter
Gerard Way
  • Apr 12 Giovanny Espinoza, Ecuadorian footballer, born in Charguayaco, Ecuador

  • Apr 12 Glenn Rogers, Australian-born Scottish cricketer, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Apr 12 Sarah Jane Morris, American actress (Brothers & Sisters), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Apr 12 Jordana Spiro, American actress, born in Manhattan, New York

Person of interestSarah Michelle Gellar

Apr 14 Sarah Michelle Gellar, American actress (Kendall-All My Children, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in New York City

  • Apr 16 Alek Wek, Sudanese supermodel, born in Wau, South Sudan
  • Apr 16 Fredrik Ljungberg, Swedish footballer, born in Vittsjö, Sweden
  • Apr 17 Pascal de Vries, Dutch soccer player (FC Twente), born in Hengelo, Netherlands
  • Apr 17 Sizzla Kalonji [Miguel Orlando Collins], Jamaican reggae musician, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Apr 17 Phil Jamieson, Australian singer (Grinspoon), born in Hornsby, New South Wales
  • Apr 18 Dan LaCouture, American NHL hockey player, born in Hyannis, Massachusetts
  • Apr 19 Lucien Mettomo, Cameroonian footballer (2002 World Cup), born in Douala, Cameroon
  • Apr 19 Joe Beimel, American baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in St. Marys, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 19 Dennys Reyes, Mexican baseball player, born in Higuera de Zaragoza, Sinaloa, Mexico
  • Apr 20 Lisa Ervin, American figure skater (US Nationals-4th-1992), born in Charleston, West Virginia
  • Apr 20 Jon Hugger, American professional wrestler, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Apr 21 Doseone [Adam Drucker], American rapper (co-founder of Anticon), born in Napa, Idaho
  • Apr 22 Mark van Bommel, Dutch footballer
  • Apr 22 Aaron Fink, American guitarist (Breaking Benjamin)

Person of interestJohn Cena

Apr 23 John Cena, American professional wrestler, rapper and actor (The Marine), born in West Newbury, Massachusetts

Professional Wrestler and Actor John Cena
Professional Wrestler and Actor
John Cena
  • Apr 23 Andruw Jones, Curaçaoan baseball player, born in Willemstad, Curaçao

  • Apr 23 Willie Mitchell, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Port McNeill, British Columbia, Canada

Person of interestKal Penn

Apr 23 Kal Penn, American actor (Dr. Lawrence Kutner-House, The Namesake) and civil servant, born in Montclair, New Jersey

Actor Kal Penn
Actor
Kal Penn
  • Apr 23 Lee Young-Pyo, Korean footballer, born in Hongcheon, Gangwon, South Korea

Person of interestJohn Oliver

Apr 23 John Oliver, English comedian (The Daily Show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver), born in Birmingham, West Midlands

Comedian John Oliver
Comedian
John Oliver
  • Apr 24 Ryan Mitchell, Australian breaststroke swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Port Augusta, Australia
  • Apr 24 Siarhey Balakhonau, Belarusian writer, born in Gomel Region, Belarus
  • Apr 24 Carlos Beltrán, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in Manatí, Puerto Rico
  • Apr 24 Eric Balfour, American actor (What Women Want), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 25 Jonathan Angel, American actor (Tommy Delucca-Saved By The Bell), born in San Francisco, California
  • Apr 25 Marguerite Moreau, American actress (Connie-Mighty Ducks, D2, D3), born in Riverside, California
  • Apr 25 Ilias Kotsios, Greek footballer, born in Larissa, Greece
  • Apr 25 Paavo Siljamäki, Finnish musician (Above & Beyond)
  • Apr 25 Constantinos Christoforou, Cypriot singer (O, ti m'afora), born in Limassol, Cyprus
  • Apr 25 Matthew West, American Christian musician and singer (Happy), born in Downers Grove, Illinois
  • Apr 26 Jason Earles, American actor (Kickin' It), born in San Diego, California
  • Apr 26 Kosuke Fukudome, Japanese baseball player (Hanshin Tigers, Chicago Cubs), born in Osaki, Kagoshima, Japan
  • Apr 26 Tom Welling, American actor (Smallville-Clark Kent), born in Putnam Valley, New York
  • Apr 27 Khalid Zoubaa, French long-distance runner, born in Sète, Hérault
  • Apr 27 Jerry Trainor, American actor (Drake & Josh, iCarly), born in San Diego, California
  • Apr 28 Derrick Wayne Frazier, American convicted murderer (d. 2006)
  • Apr 29 Claus Jensen, Danish footballer
  • Apr 29 Rocío Carrasco, Spanish TV host and socialite
  • Apr 30 Jeannie Haddaway, American politician
  • Apr 30 Pell James, American actress

About April 1977

How Old? 43 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Signs: Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 19), Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20)