On This Day

Famous People Born in 1996

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 1 Mary Gibbs, American child actress
  • Jan 3 Florence Pugh, English actress (Outlaw Kingdom), born in Oxford, England
  • Jan 5 Max Baldry, English actor, born in Redhill, United Kingdom
  • Jan 7 Abbey Speakman, English twin born 19 days after her twin sister
  • Jan 12 Sarah Morales, Mexican, Siamese twin (survived), born in Tijuana, Mexico
  • Jan 12 Sarahi Morales, Mexican Siamese twin (died on Jan 27, 1996), born in Tijuana, Mexico

Person of interestDove Cameron

Jan 15 Dove Cameron, American actress ("Liv and Maddie"), born in Seattle, Washington

Actress Dove Cameron
Actress
Dove Cameron
  • Jan 26 [Lindzi James] Tyger Drew-Honey, English actor (Outnumbered), born in Epsom, Surrey
  • Jan 29 Megan Jossa, English actress
  • Feb 7 Mai Hagiwara, Japanese singer
  • Feb 9 Jimmy Bennett, American actor
  • Feb 11 Daniil Medvedev, Russian tennis player (US Open runner-up 2019), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Feb 17 Sasha Pieterse, South African child actress
  • Feb 21 Sophie Turner, English actress (Game of Thrones), born in Northampton, England
  • Mar 6 Savanah Stehlin, American actress
  • Mar 8 Lorna Fitzgerald, English actress

  • Mar 9 Darsheel Safary, Youngest Indian actor to win filmfare award for best performance
  • Mar 18 Madeline Carroll, American actress
  • Mar 20 Charley Hull, British golfer (ANA Inspiration 2016 runner-up), born in Kettering, England
  • Apr 12 Georgia Hall, British golfer (British Open 2018), born in Bournemouth, England
  • Apr 14 Abigail Breslin, American child actress, born in New York
  • Apr 16 Lin Yun, Chinese actress (The Mermaid), born in Huzhou, China
  • Apr 17 Dee Dee Davis, American actress, born in Culver City, California
  • Apr 18 Alexey Zhigalkovich, Belarusian singer (S druz'yami), born in Minsk, Belarus
  • Apr 23 Josh Kiszka, American vocalist (Greta Van Fleet), born in Frankenmuth, Michigan
  • Apr 23 Jake Kiszka, American guitarist (Greta Van Fleet), born in Frankenmuth, Michigan
  • Apr 24 Ashleigh Barty, Australian tennis player (French Open 2019; WTA Finals 2019, World #1 2019), born in Ipswich, Queensland
  • Apr 25 Allisyn Ashley Arm, American child actress (Sonny with a Chance), born in Glendale, California
  • May 6 Dominic Scott Kay, American actor
  • May 9 Mary Matilyn Mouser, American child actress
  • May 24 Matthew Eappen, baby killed by nanny Louise Woodward, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 26 Austin Michael Luciano, actor (Dante Carlino-Another World)
  • May 27 Minjee Lee, Australian golfer (ANA Inspiration 2017 3rd, 5 LPGA Tour titles), born in Perth, West Australia

Person of interestTom Holland

Jun 1 Tom Holland, English stage and film actor (Billy Elliot, Spider-man), born in Kingston upon Thames, England

  • Jun 23 Charlie Jones, British actor
  • Jun 25 Lele Pons, Venezuelan-American internet personality (Vine, YouTube), born in Caracas, Venezuela

  • Jul 1 Adelina Sotnikova, Russian figure skater (Olympic gold individual 2014), born Moscow, Russia

Person of interestDolly the Sheep

Jul 5 Dolly the Sheep, first mammal to be cloned from an adult cell born in Scotland

  • Jul 11 Alessia Cara, Canadian singer-songwriter (How Far I'll Go), born in Brampton, Ontario
  • Jul 20 Ben Simmons, Australian basketball point guard (2016 NBA Draft: #1 pick Philadelphia 76ers), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Jul 23 Rachel G. Fox, American actress
  • Aug 7 Tessa Allen, American actress, born in Manhattan Beach, California
  • Aug 16 Caleb Dressel, American swimmer (7 gold medals World Championships 2017; 6 gold 2019), born in Green Cove Springs, Florida
  • Aug 17 Ella Cruz, Filipina actress
  • Aug 21 Jamia Simone Nash, American singer and actress, born in Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • Sep 1 Zendaya [Coleman], American actress (Shake it Up), singer and dancer, born in Oakland, California
  • Sep 8 Krystal Reyes, Filipina actress (Bakekang), born in Santa Maria, Bulacan, Philippines
  • Sep 13 Lili Reinhart, American actress (Riverdale), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sep 27 Iman bint Al Abdullah II, princess of Jordan
  • Sep 27 Daeg Faerch, Danish-born Canadian actor
  • Sep 28 Celeste & Johnny Edison, Assyria & Pele's twins, boy & girl
  • Oct 3 Adair Tishler, American child actress
  • Oct 9 Bella Hadid [Isabella Khair Hadid], American fashion model, born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestJoshua Wong

Oct 13 Joshua Wong, Chinese activist (Demosistō), born in Hong Kong

Activist Joshua Wong
Activist
Joshua Wong
  • Oct 14 Lourdes Marie Ciccone Leon, daughter of singer Madonna
  • Oct 26 Pasaye, twin born 92 days before his brother (Jan 26), born in Palatine, Illinois
  • Oct 28 Naelee Rae, American actress
  • Oct 28 Jasmine Jessica Anthony, American actress (1408, Water Pills), born in Tarzana, California
  • Nov 1 Lil Peep [Gustav Åhr], American rapper, born in Allentown, Pennsylvania (d. 2017)

Person of interestLorde

Nov 7 Lorde [Ella Yelich-O'Connor], New Zealand singer (Royals), born in Auckland, New Zealand

Singer Lorde
Singer
Lorde
  • Nov 9 Cheyenne Pyle, California, youngest heart transplant patient (90 mins old)
  • Nov 22 Hailey Baldwin, American model, born in Tucson, Arizona

Person of interestStefanie Scott

Dec 6 Stefanie Scott, American actress (Quinn Brenner-Insidious: Chapter 3) and singer (New Girl in Town), born in Chicago, Illinois

Actress and Singer Stefanie Scott
Actress and Singer
Stefanie Scott

Person of interestHailee Steinfeld

Dec 11 Hailee Steinfeld, American actress and singer (True Grit, Pitch Perfect), born in Los Angeles, California

Actress and Singer Hailee Steinfeld
Actress and Singer
Hailee Steinfeld
  • Dec 12 Lucas Hedges, American actor (Boy Erased), born in New York City
  • Dec 19 Paige Speakman, England, born 19 days before her twin sister
  • Dec 20 Hannah Green, Australian golfer (Women's PGA C'ship 2019), born in Perth, Western Australia
  • Dec 29 Minatozaki Sana, Japanese singer (Twice), born in Osaka, Japan

About 1996

How Old? 22 or 23 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Rat (Jan 1 - Feb 6), Pig (Jan 31 - Dec 31)