Famous Ugly Guys

by zambrano-63187 | created - 23 Nov 2019 | updated - 2 months ago | Public

Incomplete list. The title says it all.

1. Allen Ginsberg

Writer | Howl

Louis Ginsberg, the moderate Jewish Socialist and his wife Naomi, who was a radical Communist and irrepressible nudist are the parents of Irwin Allen Ginsberg, the poet and man of many other things eg. actor. Poems he written eg. Howl, Six gallery, Sunflower Sutra ... His themes: drugs, against ...

2. Harvey Weinstein

Producer | Shakespeare in Love

Harvey Weinstein was born on March 19, 1952 in Flushing, Queens, New York City, New York, USA. He is a film producer, known for Pulp Fiction (1994), Shakespeare in Love (1998) and Gangs of New York (2002). He is now separated from his wife Georgina Chapman and was previously married to Eve Chilton ...

3. Jimmy Savile

Self | When Louis Met... Jimmy

Jimmy Savile was born on October 31, 1926 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England as James Wilson Vincent Savile. He was an actor, known for When Louis Met... Jimmy (2000), Ferry Cross the Mersey (1964) and Go Go Mania (1965). He died on October 29, 2011 in Roundhay, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.

4. Leon Trotsky

Self | Godovshchina revolyutsii

Communist leader. He was chief theorist, a leader in both the 1905 and 1917 Russian Revolutions alongside V.I. Lenin. As commissar for foreign affairs, Trotsky arranged the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk with Germany. He next became head of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War, which resulted in the ...

5. Ron Jeremy

Actor | The Boondock Saints

Since the demise of the legendary John Holmes in March 1988, the short, mustachioed, heavyset Ron Jeremy has assumed the mantle as the number one U.S. male star of adult cinema. However, don't confuse Ron with the similar looking mustachioed 1970/'80s adult film star, Harry Reems, who has long since...

6. Mark Zuckerberg

Self | Terms and Conditions May Apply

Mark Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984 in Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA as Mark Elliot Zuckerberg. He is an actor, known for Terms and Conditions May Apply (2013), The Simpsons (1989) and Kveldsnytt (1965). He has been married to Priscilla Chan since May 19, 2012. They have two children.

7. Jean-Paul Sartre

Writer | Les orgueilleux

Jean-Paul Charles-Aymard Sartre was born on June 21, 1905, in Paris, France. His father, Jean-Baptiste Sartre, was an officer in the French Navy. His mother, Anne-Marie Schweitzer, was the cousin of Nobel Prize laureate Dr. Albert Schweitzer. Sartre was one year old when his father died. He was ...

8. Daniel C. Dennett

Self | Psi

Daniel C. Dennett was born on March 28, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Daniel Clement Dennett III. He has been married to Susan Bell since 1962. They have two children.

9. Woody Allen

Writer | Manhattan

Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...

10. Wilhelm Reich

Writer | La rivoluzione sessuale

Famous and controversial scientist/psychotherapist who founded the science of orgonomy, the study of life essence. This school of study had a wide array of principles ranging from the belief that the human muscular structure was directly affected by negative emotional stimuli, to a concept that ...

11. Ron Perlman

Actor | Hand of God

Ron Perlman is a classically-trained actor who has appeared in countless stage plays, feature films and television productions.

Ronald N. Perlman was born April 13, 1950 in Washington Heights, Manhattan, New York. His mother, Dorothy (Rosen), is retired from the City Clerk's Office. His father, ...

12. Wiz Khalifa

Soundtrack | Fast & Furious 7

Cameron Jibril Thomaz (born September 8, 1987), known professionally as Wiz Khalifa, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and actor. He released his debut album, Show and Prove, in 2006, and signed to Warner Bros. Records in 2007. His Eurodance-influenced single, "Say Yeah", received urban ...

13. Magnus Hirschfeld

Actor | Anders als die Andern

Magnus Hirschfeld was born on May 14, 1868 in Kolberg, Pomerania, Germany. He is known for his work on Different from the Others (1919), Das Recht auf Liebe (1930) and Gesetze der Liebe (1927). He died on May 14, 1935 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

14. 6ix9ine

Actor | 6ix9ine: Gummo

Daniel Hernandez (born May 8, 1996), known professionally as 6ix9ine (pronounced "six nine"), Tekashi69, or Tekashi 6ix9ine, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and Internet personality. Hernandez is known for his distinctive rainbow-themed look, tattoos, aggressive style of rapping, public ...

15. Flavor Flav

Soundtrack | Three Kings

Flavor Flav was born on March 16, 1959 in Roosevelt, Long Island, New York, USA as William Johnathon Drayton Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for YooHoo and Friends (TV Series) (2011) as Father Time, Three Kings (1999), End of Watch (2012) and xXx: State of the Union (2005). He is a music ...

16. Peter Singer

Self | Examined Life

Pete Singer is a pioneer animal rights philosopher.

Along with Tom Regan, Singer helped assemble and lead the first animal rights and animal liberation movements of the 1960s.

His novel Animal Liberation is considered a monumental, ground-breaking piece of philosophical literature. Animal Rights ...

17. Howard Stern

Actor | Howard Stern on Demand

Howard Allan Stern was born on January 12, 1954, in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, to Rae (Schiffman), an inhalation therapist, and Bernard Stern, who co-owned a cartoon/commercial production studio. His grandparents were Jewish emigrants from Poland and the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

Stern's ...

18. George Soros

Self | Inside Job

George Soros was born on August 12, 1930 in Budapest, Hungary. He has been married to Tamiko Bolton since September 21, 2013. He was previously married to Susan Weber and Annaliese Witschak.

19. Michael Moore

Director | Bowling for Columbine

Michael Francis Moore was born in Flint, Michigan on April 23, 1954, and was raised in its Davison suburb. He is the son of Helen Veronica (Wall), a secretary, and Francis Richard Moore, who worked on an auto assembly line. He has Irish, as well as English and Scottish, ancestry.

Moore studied ...

21. Karl Marx

Writer | Amerikai anzix

Karl Heinrich Marx was born on May 5, 1818, in Trier, then Kingdom of Prussia, German Confederation. His father, Hershel Mordechai, was the son of a rabbi. Karl converted to Lutheran Christianity because Jews were not allowed to practice law. He graduated from the Trier Gymnasium, then studied law ...

22. Jeffrey Epstein

Jeffrey Epstein was born on January 20, 1953 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Jeffrey Edward Epstein. He died on August 10, 2019 in Manhattan, New York City.

23. Dave Burd

Actor | Dave

Dave Burd was born as David Andrew Burd. He is an actor and writer, known for Dave (2020), The Lego Batman Movie (2017) and Lil Dicky: Earth (2019).

24. Larry Flynt

Actor | The People vs. Larry Flynt

Larry Claxton Flynt, Jr. was born on November 1, 1942, in Lakeville, a small isolated community in the hills of Magoffin County, in eastern Kentucky. He is the son of Edith (Arnett) and Larry Claxton Flynt, a sharecropper. He had a sister named Judy who died in 1951 from leukemia at age five, and a...

25. Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson

Actor | Chairman of the Board

Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson was born on February 25, 1965 in Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA. He is an actor, known for Chairman of the Board (1998), Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! (1998) and Savannah.

26. Yuval Noah Harari

Writer | The Tim Ferriss Show

Yuval Noah Harari is a writer, known for The Tim Ferriss Show (2014), Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard (2018) and Titel, Thesen, Temperamente (1967).

27. Lil' Wayne

Soundtrack | Suicide Squad

Lil' Wayne was born on September 27, 1982 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. He was previously married to Toya Johnson.

28. Bernie Sanders

Actor | My X-Girlfriend's Wedding Reception

Bernie Sanders was born on September 8, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Bernard Sanders. He is an actor, known for My X-Girlfriend's Wedding Reception (1999), Bodyslammed: Folk Hero vs. Billionaire and Undecided: The Movie (2016). He has been married to Jane Sanders since May 28, ...

29. Jay-Z

Soundtrack | The Great Gatsby

Shawn Corey Carter was born on December 4, 1969 in Brooklyn, New York City. Carter was a school friend of The Notorious B.I.G.. He first started releasing records in the late 1980s. In 1990, he appeared on records by his close friend, Jas ("The Originators") and Original Flavor ("Can I Get Open"), ...

30. Chuck Schumer

Actor | Law & Order: Criminal Intent

Chuck Schumer was born on November 23, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Charles Ellis Schumer. He has been married to Iris Weinshall since September 21, 1980. They have two children.

31. Brian Peck

Actor | The Return of the Living Dead

Brian Peck was born on July 29, 1960 as Brian Richard Peck. He is known for his work on The Return of the Living Dead (1985), X2: X-Men United (2003) and Forever Strong (2008).

32. Andy Samberg

Actor | Saturday Night Live

Andy Samberg was born in Berkeley, California, to Marjorie (Marrow), a teacher, and Joe Samberg, a photographer. With Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer, Samberg is one of three Los Angeles, California-based writer-performer-filmmakers--all childhood friends--dubbed The Lonely Island, whose short ...

33. Pete Doherty

Soundtrack | Children of Men

Pete Doherty was born on March 12, 1979 in Hexham, Northumberland, England as Peter Doherty.

34. Marilyn Manson

Soundtrack | Detroit Rock City

Marilyn Manson was born Brian Hugh Warner on January 5, 1969 in Canton, Ohio, to Barbara Jo (Wyer) and Hugh Angus Warner. He has German and English ancestry. During his childhood, one of his neighbors molested him several times until the young Brian broke down one day and told his mother what ...

35. Bryan Singer

Director | X-Men

Bryan Singer was born on September 17, 1965 in New York City, New York, USA as Bryan Jay Singer. He is a producer and director, known for X-Men (2000), The Usual Suspects (1995) and X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014).

36. Bertrand Russell

Self | Aman

Bertrand Russell was born on May 18, 1872 in Ravenscroft, Trelleck, Monmouthshire, Wales as Bertrand Arthur William Russell. He was married to Edith Finch, Patricia Spence, Dora Russell and Alys Pearsall. He died on February 2, 1970 in Penrhyndeudraeth, Merioneth, Wales.

37. Marc Collins-Rector

Writer | Chad's World

Marc Collins-Rector was born as Mark John Rector. He is a writer and producer, known for Chad's World (1998).

38. Gary Glitter

Soundtrack | Dark Places

Gary Glitter was born on May 8, 1944 in Banbury, Oxfordshire, England as Paul Francis Gadd. He was previously married to Ann Murton.

39. Jackie Earle Haley

Actor | Watchmen

Jackie Earle Haley was born on July 14, 1961 in Northridge, California, USA as Jack Earle Haley. He is an actor and director, known for Watchmen (2009), Little Children (2006) and A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010). He has been married to Amelia Cruz since August 6, 2004. He was previously married to...

40. Spike Lee

Director | Do the Right Thing

Spike Lee was born Shelton Jackson Lee on March 20, 1957, in Atlanta, Georgia. At a very young age, he moved from pre-civil rights Georgia, to Brooklyn, New York. Lee came from artistic, education-grounded background; his father was a jazz musician, and his mother, a schoolteacher. He attended ...

41. Perez Hilton

Actor | Meet the Blacks

Born in Miami, Florida, Mario is the son of Mario and Teresita Lavandeira. A proud Cuban-American, Mario was raised in Miami, Florida. He has one sibling, a younger sister, Barbara. Mario graduated With Honors from New York University.

He received a B.F.A. in Drama from The Tisch School of the Arts ...

42. Danny DeVito

Actor | Matilda

Danny DeVito has amassed a formidable and versatile body of work as an actor, producer and director that spans the stage, television and film.

Daniel Michael DeVito Jr. was born on November 17, 1944, in Neptune, New Jersey, to Italian-American parents. His mother, Julia (Moccello), was a homemaker. ...

43. Paul Rust

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Paul Rust was born on April 12, 1981 in Le Mars, Iowa, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009) and Love (2016). He has been married to Lesley Arfin since October 17, 2015. They have one child.

44. Shia LaBeouf

Actor | Honey Boy

Shia Saide LaBeouf was born in Los Angeles, California, to Shayna (Saide) and Jeffrey Craig LaBeouf, and is an only child. His mother is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family, while his father has Cajun (French) ancestry. His parents are divorced. He started his career by doing stand-up comedy around ...

45. Victor Salva

Writer | Powder

Born in Martinez, California, 20 miles outside San Francisco, Victor Salva had written and directed over 20 short and feature-length films before graduating from high school. In the mid-'80s his 37-minute short Something in the Basement (1986) took first place in the fiction category at the Sony/...

46. John Podesta

Self | Ancient Aliens

John Podesta was born on January 8, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John David Podesta. He is an actor, known for Ancient Aliens (2009), The Phenomenon (2020) and Hillary (2020). He is married to Mary S. Podesta. They have three children.

47. Ki-moon Ban

Actor | UNICEF: Imagine

Ki-moon Ban was born on June 13, 1944 in Injo, Japanese Korea. He is an actor, known for UNICEF: Imagine (2014), Nova (1974) and Last Supper for Malthus (2009). He is married to Yoo (Ban) Soon-taek. They have three children.

48. Russell Brand

Actor | Arthur

Russell Brand was born on June 4, 1975, in Grays, Essex, England, the son of Barbara Elizabeth (Nichols) and Ronald Henry Brand, a photographer. An only child, his parents divorced when he was only six months old, and he was subsequently raised by his mother. Enduring a difficult childhood that saw...

49. George Takei

Actor | Star Trek

Although primarily known for playing Hikaru Sulu in the television series Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) and the first six features, George Takei has had a varied career acting in television, feature films, live theater and radio. He also is a successful writer and community activist.

George ...

50. Snoop Dogg

Actor | Turbo

Snoop Dogg was born on October 20, 1971 in Long Beach, California, USA as Calvin Cordozar Broadus. He is an actor, known for Turbo (2013), Training Day (2001) and Baby Boy (2001). He has been married to Shante Taylor since June 12, 1997. They have three children.

51. Ed Sheeran

Soundtrack | Yesterday

Ed Sheeran was born on February 17, 1991 in Yorkshire, England as Edward Christopher Sheeran. He has been married to Cherry Seaborn since December 2018. They have one child.

52. Frank Gehry

Producer | Miles Ahead

Frank Gehry was born on February 28, 1929 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Ephraim Goldberg. He has been married to Berta Isabel Aguilera since 1975. They have two children. He was previously married to Anita Snyder.

53. Louis Theroux

Writer | My Scientology Movie

Louis Theroux was born on May 20, 1970 in Singapore as Louis Sebastian Theroux. He is a writer and producer, known for My Scientology Movie (2015), When Louis Met... Jimmy (2000) and Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (1998). He has been married to Nancy Strang since July 7, 2012. They have three ...

54. Albert Einstein

Self | Champagne for Caesar

Albert Einstein was born in Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, to a German Jewish family. He was the son of Pauline (Koch) and Hermann Einstein, a featherbed salesman. Albert began reading and studying science at a young age, and he graduated from a Swiss high school when he was 17. He then attended a ...

55. Schlitze

Actor | Freaks

Schlitze's actual birth date and name remain unknown. Schlitze suffered from the condition microcephaly and mental retardation, commonly referred to as a "pinhead". It is also rumored that he had a sister, who also was a microcephalic. He was exhibited by Barnum as Maggie, the last of the Aztecs. ...

56. George Monbiot

Self | How to Boil a Frog

George Monbiot was born on January 27, 1963 in Paddington, London, England. He is a director and writer, known for How to Boil a Frog (2010), How Wolves Change Rivers (2014) and Creating Freedom: The Lottery of Birth (2013).

57. Alan Greenspan

Self | The Men Who Built America

Alan Greenspan was born on March 6, 1926 in New York City, New York, USA. He has been married to Andrea Mitchell since April 6, 1997. He was previously married to Barbara Joan Mitchell.

58. James Randi

Actor | Wonderama

James Randi has an international reputation as a magician and escape artist, but today he is best known as the world's most tireless investigator and demystifier of paranormal and pseudoscientific claims.

Randi has pursued "psychic" spoonbenders, exposed the dirty tricks of faith healers, ...

59. George R.R. Martin

Writer | Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin is an American novelist and short-story writer in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres, a screenwriter, and television producer. He is known for his international bestselling series of epic fantasy novels, A Song of Ice and Fire, which was later adapted into the HBO ...

60. Teller

Writer | Penn & Teller Get Killed

Teller was born on February 14, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Raymond Joseph Teller. He is a writer and producer, known for Penn & Teller Get Killed (1989), Tim's Vermeer (2013) and Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003).

61. Simon Helberg

Actor | The Big Bang Theory

Simon Helberg was born and raised in Los Angeles but despite this, and the fact that his father is the actor Sandy Helberg and his mother the casting director Harriet B. Helberg, his main interest as a young boy was karate. In his teens, though, he discovered acting and went on to study at New York...

62. Elton John

Soundtrack | Rocketman

Sir Elton John is one of pop music's great survivors. Born 25 March, 1947, as Reginald Kenneth Dwight, he started to play the piano at the early age of four. At the age of 11, he won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music. His first band was called Bluesology. He later auditioned (...

63. Larry David

Writer | Curb Your Enthusiasm

Larry David was born on July 2, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Lawrence Gene David. He is a writer and producer, known for Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000), Whatever Works (2009) and Seinfeld (1989). He has been married to Ashley Underwood since October 7, 2020. He was previously ...

64. Harvey Milk

Self | News Talk

Harvey Milk was born on May 22, 1930 in Long Island, New York, USA as Harvey Bernard Milk. He died on November 27, 1978 in San Francisco, California, USA.

65. Christopher Hitchens

Writer | On an Electric Night

Christopher Eric Hitchens (born April 13, 1949) was a British-American author, journalist, and literary critic. He was a columnist at Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, The Nation, Slate, and Free Inquiry.

Hitchens is known for his atheism and anti-theism and was a firm believer in the Enlightenment values ...

66. Sacha Baron Cohen

Actor | Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

British actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen was born in Hammersmith, London. He is the son of Daniella (Weiser), a movement instructor, and Gerald Baron Cohen, a clothing store owner. His father, born in England and raised in Wales, was of Eastern European Jewish descent, while his mother was born...

67. Johann Hari

Self | The Heroin Effect

Johann Hari was born in 1979 in Glasgow, Scotland.

68. Peter Tatchell

Self | Hating Peter Tatchell

Peter Gary Tatchell (born 25 January 1952) is a British human rights campaigner, originally from Australia, best known for his work with LGBT social movements.

Tatchell was selected as the Labour Party's parliamentary candidate for Bermondsey in 1981. He was then denounced by party leader Michael ...

70. Steven Spielberg

Producer | Schindler's List

One of the most influential personalities in the history of cinema, Steven Spielberg is Hollywood's best known director and one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. He has an extraordinary number of commercially successful and critically acclaimed credits to his name, either as a director, ...

71. Lawrence Krauss

Writer | The Unbelievers

Lawrence Krauss is President of the Origins Project Foundation and Host of the Origins Podcast. He was formerly Foundation Professor in the School of Earth and Space Exploration and the Physics Department at Arizona State University, and before that Ambrose Swasey Professor and Chair of Physics, at...

72. Moshe Kasher

Actor | Zoolander 2

Moshe Kasher is a writer and producer, known for Zoolander 2 (2016), Another Period (2013) and Betty (2020). He has been married to Natasha Leggero since October 11, 2015. They have one child.

74. Sexy Vegan

Actor | The Minx

Sexy Vegan was born Hansel Marion DeBartolo III. He used to go by Hans & Hanz. He moved to West Hollywood, CA from a Chicago suburb in 2016 & legally changed his name to Sexy Vegan & got Sexy Vegan tattooed on his forehead & chest in Skin Candy vegan tattoo ink. Sexy is a 2020 Presidential ...

75. Penn Jillette

Writer | Penn & Teller Get Killed

Penn Jillette was born on March 5, 1955 in Greenfield, Massachusetts, USA as Penn Fraser Jillette. He is a writer and producer, known for Penn & Teller Get Killed (1989), Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003) and Hackers (1995). He has been married to Emily Zolten Jillette since November 23, 2004...

76. Bill Maher

Producer | Real Time with Bill Maher

Bill Maher was born William Maher in New York City, New York, and grew up in River Vale, New Jersey. His father, William Aloysius Maher, Jr., who was of Irish descent, was a radio announcer and news editor. His mother, Julie (Berman), was a nurse, who was from a Jewish family. Maher was raised in ...

77. Jon Venables

Self | Crimewatch UK

Jon Venables was born on August 13, 1982 in Liverpool, England.

78. Pete Davidson

Actor | The King of Staten Island

Pete Davidson is an American comedian and actor who is a featured player on Saturday Night Live (1975), as of September 2014. He was raised on Staten Island, New York, and is the son of Amy (Waters) and Scott Matthew Davidson. Pete's father, a firefighter, died during the 9/11 attacks.

Davidson ...

79. Jim Parsons

Actor | The Big Bang Theory

Having grown up in Houston, and its northern suburb of Spring, he made his first stage appearance in a school play at the age of 6. Parsons then went on to study theater at the University of Houston. From there he won a place on a two-year Masters course in classical theater at the University of ...

80. Abdellatif Kechiche

Director | La vie d'Adèle

Abdellatif Kechiche was born on December 7, 1960 in Tunis, Tunisia. He is a director and actor, known for Blue Is the Warmest Colour (2013), Games of Love and Chance (2003) and The Secret of the Grain (2007).

81. Philip Pullman

Writer | The Golden Compass

Philip Pullman was born on October 19, 1946 in Norwich, Norfolk, England as Philip Nicholas Outram Pullman. He is a writer and producer, known for The Golden Compass (2007), His Dark Materials (2019) and The Adventures of John Blake. He has been married to Judith Speller since April 15, 1970.

82. Tim Minchin

Actor | Robin Hood

Tim Minchin was born on October, 1975, as Timothy David Minchin, and was brought up in Perth, Western Australia. He is an actor, comedian, musician, writer, and director known for Californication (2007), Larrikins (2018), and Tim Minchin and the Heritage Orchestra (2011). He is the composer ...

83. Alan Moore

Writer | The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Alan Moore was born on November 18, 1953 in Northampton, England. He is a writer and actor, known for The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), From Hell (2001) and Watchmen (2019). He has been married to Melinda Gebbie since May 12, 2007. He was previously married to Phyllis B. Dixon.

84. Dan Savage

Producer | It Gets Better

Dan Savage is a writer, TV personality, and activist best known for his political and social commentary, as well as his honest approach to sex, love and relationships.

Savage's sex advice column, "Savage Love," is syndicated in newspapers and websites throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and...

86. Conchita Wurst

Soundtrack | Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

Conchita Wurst was born on November 6, 1988 in Gmunden, Austria as Thomas Neuwirth. She has been married to Jacques Patriaque since September 10, 2007.

87. John Kerry

Actor | Cheers

John Kerry was born on December 11, 1943 in Aurora, Colorado, USA as John Forbes Kerry. He has been married to Teresa Heinz Kerry since May 26, 1995. He was previously married to Julia Stimson Thorne.

88. Ben Rhodes

Writer | The World as It Is

Ben Rhodes is a writer, known for The World as It Is, The Way I See It (2020) and The Final Year (2017).

89. Elie Wiesel

Writer | L'aube

Elie Wiesel was born on September 30, 1928 in the Kingdom of Romania and emigrated after WWII to the United States. Wiesel is famous as a writer and human rights activist. He is a survivor of the Holocaust and his books often deal with this subject. In 1985 Wiesel was awarded the Congressional Gold...

90. Henry Kissinger

Tomorrow Never Dies

Henry Kissinger was born on May 27, 1923 in Fürth, Bavaria, Germany as Heinz Alfred Kissinger. He is an actor, known for Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), Brother's Keeper (1998) and Dynasty (1981). He has been married to Nancy Maginnes since March 30, 1974. He was previously married to Ann Fleisher.

91. Noam Chomsky

Self | Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media

Noam Chomsky was born on December 7, 1928, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His undergraduate and graduate years were spent at the University of Pennsylvania, where he received his PhD in linguistics in 1955. From 1951-55, he was a Junior Fellow of the Harvard University Society of Fellows. While a ...

92. Gok Wan

Self | How to Look Good Naked

Gok Wan, born Kowkhyn Wan, in Leicester, 9 September 1974, is a fashion stylist, award-winning TV presenter and author. He is renowned for helping women feel more confident about their looks, as well as championing high street fashion.

His TV latest TV show is Gok's Style Secrets (2012), built on the...

93. Gucci Mane

Actor | Spring Breakers

Gucci Mane is an American rapper. He debuted in 2005 with "Trap House" followed by "Hard to Kill" in 2006, "Trap-A-Thon" and "Back to the Trap House" in 2007. In 2009, his second studio album" The State vs. Radric Davis" was released, and The Appeal: Georgia's Most Wanted was released in 2010, and ...

95. Bernard-Henri Lévy

Director | Le jour et la nuit

Bernard-Henri Lévy is a French philosopher and one of the most esteemed and bestselling writers in Europe. He is the author of over 30 books, including works of philosophy, fiction, and biography. American Vertigo: Traveling America in the Footsteps of Tocqueville was a New York Times bestseller (...

96. Roman Polanski

Director | Chinatown

Roman Polanski is a Polish film director, producer, writer and actor. Having made films in Poland, Britain, France and the USA, he is considered one of the few truly international filmmakers. Roman Polanski was born in Paris in 1933.

His parents returned to Poland from France in 1936, three years ...

97. Jonathan Miller

Producer | Cosi Fan Tutte

Jonathan Miller was born on July 21, 1934 in London, England as Jonathan Wolfe Miller. He was a writer and producer, known for Cosi Fan Tutte (1986), Sunday Night (1965) and Long Day's Journey Into Night (1987). He was married to Helen Rachel Collet. He died on November 27, 2019 in London.

98. Michel Foucault

Writer | Moi, Pierre Rivière, ayant égorgé ma mère, ma soeur et mon frère...

Michel Foucault was born on October 15, 1926 in Poitiers, Vienne, France as Paul-Michel Foucault. He was a writer, known for Moi, Pierre Rivière, ayant égorgé ma mère, ma soeur et mon frère... (1976), Obliteration Systems (1979) and La Force de l'Ordre (2007). He ...

99. Sigmund Freud

Writer | The Ego and the Id

Austrian neurologist and 'father of psychoanalysis'. Freud was born to Jacob Freud, a Jewish wool merchant, and Amalia (neé Nathansohn). The family settled in Vienna when Freud was young. In 1873 he started medicine at the University of Vienna, at which time he adopted the shortened form of his ...

100. Luis Buñuel

Writer | Belle de jour

The father of cinematic Surrealism and one of the most original directors in the history of the film medium, Luis Buñuel was given a strict Jesuit education (which sowed the seeds of his obsession with both religion and subversive behavior), and subsequently moved to Madrid to study at the ...



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