Famous People Born in May 1981

  • May 1 Aliaksandr Hleb, Belarusian soccer winger (80 caps; VfB Stuttgart, Arsenal), born in Minsk, Belarus
  • May 1 Wes Welker, American NFL wide receiver (Pro Bowls 2008-12; First Team All Pro 2009, 12), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • May 2 Chris Kirkland, English football goalkeeper, born in Barwell, England
  • May 2 Matt Murray, English football goalkeeper, born in Solihull, England
  • May 3 Farrah Franklin, American singer (former member of Destiny's Child), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 4 Eric Djemba-Djemba, Cameroonian soccer midfielder (34 caps; FC Nantes, Manchester United, Aston Villa), born in Douala, Cameroon
  • May 5 Chris Duncan, American baseball player, born in Tucson, Arizona

Craig DavidCraig David (42 years old)

May 5 English R&B singer-songwriter ("7 Days"; "Insomnia"), born in Southampton, Hampshire, England

  • May 5 Danielle Christine Fishel, American actress (Topanga-Boy Meets World), born in Mesa, Arizona
  • May 5 Marcelle Bittar, Brazilian-Lebanese supermodel, born in Guarapuava, Paraná, Brazil
  • May 6 Edyta Sliwinska, Polish professional dancer (Dancing With The Stars), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • May 6 Mark O'Connell, American drummer (Taking Back Sunday)
  • May 6 Matthew Leone, American rock bassist (Madina Lake), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • May 6 Nathan Leone, American rock singer (Madina Lake), born in Chicago, Illinois

Xie NaXie Na (42 years old)

May 6 Chinese television host and actress (Happy Camp), born in Deyang, Sichuan

  • May 7 Maria Radner, German operatic contralto, specializing in Wagner, born in Düsseldorf, West Germany (d. 2015)
  • May 8 Andrea Barzagli, Italian footballer, (Juventus), born in Fiesole, Italy
  • May 8 Björn Dixgård, Swedish rock guitarist and singer (Mando Daio), born in Falun, Sweden
  • May 8 John Maine, American baseball player (NY Mets), born in Fredericksburg, Virgini
  • May 8 Stephen Amell, Canadian actor (Arrow), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • May 8 Yasuko Tajima, Japanese swimmer, born in Kanagawa, Japan
  • May 9 Bill Murphy, American baseball player
  • May 10 Humberto Suazo, Chilean footballer
  • May 10 Katori Hall, American playwright and actress (The Hot Wing King), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • May 11 Austin O'Brien, American actor (Apollo 13, My Girl 2, Lawnmower Man), born in Eugene, Oregon
  • May 11 Daniel Ortmeier, American baseball player, born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • May 11 Lauren Jackson, Australian basketball player, born in Albury, Australia
  • May 12 Asmik Grigorian, Lithuanian operatic soprano, in born Vilnius, Lithuania
  • May 12 Kentaro Sato, Japanese television, video game, classical, and choral composer (Requiem Pacis - Requiem of Peace), and conductor, born in Hamamatsu, Japan
  • May 12 Lorena Bernal, Argentine Spanish model and actress (Miss Spain 1999), born in San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina

Rami MalekRami Malek (42 years old)

May 12 American actor (Bohemian Rhapsody), born in Los Angeles, California

  • May 13 Jimmy Yang, American wrestler, born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 13 Rebecka Liljeberg, Swedish actress (Show Me Love)
  • May 13 Sunny Leone, Canadian born Indian American model and actress, born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • May 14 Sarbel [Michael Maronitis], British-Cypriot pop singer ("Se Pira Sovara"), born in London, England
  • May 15 Jamie-Lynn Sigler, American actress
  • May 15 Justin Morneau, Canadian baseball player
  • May 15 Patrice Evra, French-Senegalese footballer

Zara PhillipsZara Phillips (42 years old)

May 15 English daughter of Princess Anne, born in London

  • May 16 Schalk Brits, South African rugby union hooker (15 Tests; Stormers, Saracens), born in Empangeni, South Africa
  • May 17 Beñat Albizuri, Spanish cyclist
  • May 17 Leon Osman, English footballer
  • May 17 R. J. Helton, American Idol finalist
  • May 17 Shiri Maimon, Israeli pop singer, and television personality, born in Haifa, Israel
  • May 18 Mahamadou Diarra, Malian footballer, born in Bamako, Mali
  • May 18 Vincent Houdijk, Dutch jazz vibraphonist and bandleader (VinnieVibes), born in The Netherlands
  • May 19 Calico Cooper, American actress (Lila Black-Bloomers) and dancer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 19 Georges St. Pierre, Mixed Martial Arts Fighter
  • May 19 Klaas-Erik Zwering, Dutch swimmer
  • May 19 Luciano Figueroa, Argentine footballer
  • May 19 Nate Cole, American singer-songwriter (Plus One; Castledoor), born in Houston, Texas
  • May 20 Iker Casillas, Spanish footballer
  • May 20 Lindsay Taylor, American basketball player
  • May 20 Mark Winterbottom, Australian auto racer (Bathurst 1000 2013; International V8 Supercars C'ship 2015; Sandown 500 2006, 15), born in Sydney, Australia
  • May 20 Rachel Platten, American singer-songwriter (“Fight Song”), born in New York City
  • May 21 Beth Botsford, American swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • May 21 Josh Hamilton, Major League Baseball player, born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • May 21 Max Mutzke, German funk-pop-soul singer-songwriter and musician ("Can't Wait Until Tonight"), born in Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany
  • May 22 Bryan Danielson, American professional wrestler
  • May 22 Jürgen Melzer, Austrian tennis player
  • May 23 Gwenno Saunders, Welsh dancer and singer (The Pipettes)
  • May 26 Eda-Ines Etti, Estonian pop singer (Eurovision), born in Haapsalu, Estonia
  • May 26 Irini Merkouri, Greek-Romani pop and laïka singer, born in Ilion, Greece
  • May 26 Isaac Sladen, American vocalist, pianist, and songwriter (The Fray - "How To Save A Life"; "You Found Me"), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • May 27 Fivos Constantinou, Cypriot distance runner
  • May 27 Johan Elmander, Swedish footballer
  • May 27 Miloy, Angolan footballer
  • May 27 Özgür Çevik, Turkish pop singer (Star Academy), and actor, born in Ankara, Turkey
  • May 28 Adam Green, American anti-folk singer-songwriter, born in Mount Kisco, New York
  • May 28 Daniel Cabrera, Dominican baseball player
  • May 29 Andrei Arshavin, Russian soccer midfielder (Russia 75 caps, Zenit SP, Arsenal), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • May 30 Ahmad Elrich, Australian footballer
  • May 30 Andrey Arshavin, Russian Footballer
  • May 30 Blake Bashoff, American actor
  • May 30 Devendra Banhart, Venezulan-American singer-songwriter (Cripple Crow), born in Houston, Texas
  • May 30 Gianmaria Bruni, Italian racing driver
  • May 31 Jake Peavy, American baseball player (San Francisco Giants), born in Mobile, Alabama

About May 1981

How Old? 41 or 42 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Signs: Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20), Gemini (May 21 - Jun 20)