Famous People Born in 1997

  • Jan 7 Lamar Jackson Jr., American NFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2016, Louisville; Pro Bowl 2019, Baltimore Ravens), born in Pompano Beach, Florida
  • Jan 7 Ozzie Albies, Curaçaoan MLB player (Atlanta Braves), born in Willemstad, Curaçao
  • Jan 9 Lauryn McClain, American actress and singer, born in Decatur, Georgia
  • Jan 13 Connor McDavid, Canadian ice hockey centre (#1 pick 2015 NHL Draft by Edmonton Oilers), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario
  • Jan 13 Egan Bernal, Colombian road cyclist (Tour de France 2019; Giro d'Italia 2021), born in Bogotá, Colombia

Jake Paul

Jan 17 Jake Paul, American YouTube personality, born in Cleveland, Ohio

  • Jan 26 Pasaye, twin born 92 days after his brother (Oct 26), born in Palatine, Illinois
  • Jan 29 Rodrigo Blankenship, American NFL player (Indianapolis Colts), born in Marietta, Georgia
  • Feb 6 Collin Morikawa, American golfer (PGA C'ship 2020; British Open 2021), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 8 Bella Poarch, Filipina-American singer and TikToker (most liked video on TikTok), born in the Philippines
  • Feb 8 Kathryn Newton, American actress (Freaky), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Feb 9 Catie Waters, American jazz and R&B singer-songwriter, born in Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • Feb 10 Chloe Grace Moretz, American actress (Kick-Ass), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Feb 13 Michael Jackson Jr., son of Michael Jackson, born in Beverly Hills, California
  • Mar 2 Becky G [Rebbeca Gomez], American singer and actress (Mayores), born in Inglewood, California

Camila Cabello

Mar 3 (Karla) Camila Cabello, Cuban-American singer-songwriter (Fifth Harmony -"Work from Home"; solo - "Señorita"; "Havana"), born in Cojimar, Cuba

  • Mar 4 Matisse Thybulle, American-Australian NBA player (Philadelphia 76ers), born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Mar 7 Josh Dewhurst, British rock guitarist (Blossoms), born in Manchester, England
  • Mar 10 Belinda Bencic, Swiss tennis player (Hopman Cup 2018-19 [with Roger Federer]), born in Flawil, Switzerland

Simone Biles

Mar 14 Simone Biles, American gymnast (Olympic gold floor, team, vault, all-round 2016), born in Columbus, Ohio

Katie Ledecky

Mar 17 Katie Ledecky, American swimmer (6 x Olympic gold 2012, 2016, 2021; World C'ships gold x 15; WR 400m, 800m, 1500m), born in Washington, D.C.

  • Mar 29 Arón Piper, German-Spanish actor (Elite) and singer, born in Berlin, Germany
  • Mar 30 Cha Eun-woo, South Korean singer (Astro), actor and model, born in Gunpo, South Korea
  • Apr 3 Gabriel Fernando de Jesus, Brazilian football player (Manchester City, Brazil national team), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Apr 14 D. J. Moore, American NFL player (Carolina Panthers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Maisie Williams

Apr 15 Maisie Williams, English actress (Game of Thrones), born in Bristol, England

  • Apr 15 Toheeb Jimoh, English actor (Ted Lasso), born in England
  • Apr 16 Tayla Harris, Australian rules footballer, born in Australia
  • Apr 20 Alexander Zverev, German tennis player (ATP Finals 2018; US Open 2020 runner-up), born in Hamburg, Germany

Lydia Ko

Apr 24 Lydia Ko, New Zealand golfer, (Evian C'ship 2015, ANA Inspiration 2016), born in Seoul, South Korea

  • Apr 28 Denzel Ward, American NFL player (Cleveland Browns), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Apr 30 Ayaan Chawla, Indian entrepreneur
  • May 1 Ariel Gade, American actress
  • May 7 Cameron Young, American golfer (British Open 2022 runner-up), born in Scarborough, New York
  • May 8 [Xiaoyu] Bruce Liu, Chinese-Canadian classical pianist (International Chopin Piano Competition, 2021), born in Paris, France
  • May 11 Coi Leray [Collins], American rapper (No More Parties), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 11 Lana Condor, American actress (To All the Boys I've Loved Before), born in Cần Thơ, Vietnam
  • May 12 Frenkie de Jong, Dutch football player (Barcelona), born in Gorinchem, Netherlands
  • May 18 Alana Etheridge, American actress, born in San Diego, California
  • May 20 Alexandre Kantorow, French concert pianist (International Tchaikovsky Competition, 2019), born in Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • May 20 Omar Apollo, American singer-songwriter (Ivory), born in Hobart, Indiana
  • May 24 Exzavier Whitley, American folk singer ("Finally Happy"), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Jun 3 Louis Hofmann, German actor (Dark), born in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
  • Jun 12 William Cuddy, Canadian actor (Amelia)
  • Jun 17 KJ Apa [Keneti James Apa], New Zealand actor (Riverdale), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Jun 20 Bálint Kopasz, Hungarian canoeist (Olympic gold men's K-1 1000m 2020; World C'ship gold 2019), born in Szeged, Hungary
  • Jun 20 Maria Lark, Russian-born American actress
  • Jun 26 Jacob Elordi, Australian actor (The Kissing Booth, Euphoria), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Jun 27 H.E.R [Gabriella Wilson], American R&B singer (I Can't Breathe), born in Vallejo, California
  • Jul 9 Tatjana Schoenmaker, South African swimmer (Olympic gold 200m breaststroke 2020), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

Malala Yousafzai

Jul 12 Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize recipient, born in Mingora, North-West Frontier Province

  • Jul 20 Billi Bruno, American actress
  • Jul 22 Field Cate, American actor (Pushing Daisies), and rock guitarist (Fencer), born in Burlington, Vermont
  • Jul 24 Andreas Varady, Hungarian-Romani jazz guitarist, born in Rimavská Sobota, Slovakia
  • Aug 5 Olivia Holt, American actress (Cloak and Dagger) and singer, born in Germantown, Tennessee
  • Aug 7 Kyler Murray, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2018, U of Oklahoma; 2019 NFL Draft #1 pick Arizona Cardinals), born in Bedford, Texas

Kylie Jenner

Aug 10 Kylie Jenner, American model, TV and social media personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Aug 22 Eddie Williams, American pastor and former fullback (Cleveland Browns), born in San Mateo, California
  • Aug 25 Holly Gibbs, English actress


Sep 1 Jungkook [Jeon Jung-kook], South Korean Pop Singer-songwriter (BTS - "Euphoria"), born in Busan, South Korea

  • Sep 8 Kimberlea Berg, English actress (My Friends Tigger & Pooh), born in London, England
  • Sep 10 Brooke Henderson, Canadian golfer (Women's PGA C'ship 2016; Evian C'ship 2022), born in Smiths Falls, Ontario
  • Sep 12 Sydney Sweeney, American actress (Euphoria, The White Lotus), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Sep 25 Suzanne Schulting, Dutch speed skater (Olympic gold 1,000m 2018, 22; 3,000m relay 2022; 7 x World C'ship gold; WR 1000m: 1:26:514 2022), born in Groningen, Netherlands

Max Verstappen

Sep 30 Max Verstappen, Belgian-Dutch auto racer (F1 World Drivers C'ship 2021; CIK-FIA World C'ship 2013), born in Hasselt, Belgium

  • Oct 8 Bella Thorne, American actress (CeCe Jones-Shake It Up), born in Pembroke Pines, Florida
  • Oct 9 Jharrel Jerome, American actor (When They See Us), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Oct 12 Boris, Prince of Bulgaria, born in Madrid, Spain

Naomi Osaka

Oct 16 Naomi Osaka, Japanese tennis player (US Open 2018, 20; Australian Open 2019, 21), born in Osaka, Japan

  • Oct 20 Andrey Rublev, Russian tennis player (2020 Olympic Gold mixed doubles), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Oct 23 Nick Bosa, American NFL player (San Francisco 49ers), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Oct 31 Marcus Rashford, English footballer (Manchester United) and advocate for school lunches, born in Wythenshawe, England
  • Nov 13 Brent Kinsman, American actor
  • Nov 13 Shane Kinsman, American actor
  • Nov 19 Alexis May McCaughey, American septuplet (2), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 19 Brandon James McCaughey, American septuplet (5), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 19 Joel Steven McCaughey, American septuplet (7), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 19 Kelsey Ann McCaughey, American septuplet (4), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 19 Kenneth Robert McCaughey, American septuplet (1), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 19 Natalie Sue McCaughey, American septuplet (3), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 19 Nathaniel Roy McCaughey, American septuplet (6), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 21 Alton Mason, American model (1st black male to model for Chanel), born in Nebraska
  • Nov 26 Luka Sabbat, American model and stylist, born in New York
  • Nov 28 Thor! [Salden], Belgian pop singer, born in Antwerp, Belgium
  • Dec 15 Maude Apatow, American actress (Euphoria), born in Los Banos, California
  • Dec 16 Zara Larsson, Swedish pop singer-songwriter ("Uncover"; "Never Forget You"), born in Solna, Sweden
  • Dec 24 Neeraj Chopra, Indian athlete (Olympic gold javelin 2020; first-ever Indian Olympic track & field gold), born in Panipat, Haryana, India
  • Dec 29 Dylan Minnette, American actor (13 Reasons Why; Saving Grace), and singer-songwriter (Wallows - Are You Bored Yet?), born in Evansville, Indiana

About 1997

How Old? 24 or 25 years old
Generation: Generation Z

Chinese Zodiac: Rat (Feb 19, 1996 - Feb 6, 1997),
Ox (Feb 7, 1997 - Jan 27, 1998)