Having your birthday fall on Christmas can leave you feeling overshadowed and left out. But take heart, these celebrities were also Christmas babies.
English singer-songwriter Dido (born Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong on Dec. 25, 1971, in London)
Celtic punk band The Pogues lead singer Shane MacGowan (born on Dec. 25, 1957, in Pembury, Kent, England)
Scottish singer-songwriter and Eurythmics lead singer Annie Lennox (born Dec. 25, 1954, in Aberdeen, Scotland)
Oscar-winning actress Sissy Spacek (born Dec. 25, 1949, in Quitman, Texas)
"Margaritaville" singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett (born Dec. 25, 1946, in Pascagoula, Miss.)
"The Twilight Zone" creator Rod Serling (born Dec. 25, 1924, in Syracuse, N.Y.)
Jazz singer and bandleader Cab Calloway (born Dec. 25, 1907, in Rochester, N.Y.)
Legendary actor Humphrey Bogart (born Dec. 25, 1899)
Ripley's Believe It or Not! creator Robert Ripley (born Dec. 25, 1890, in Santa Rosa, Calif.)
Hilton Hotels founder and businessman Conrad Hilton (born Dec. 25, 1887, in Socorro County, New Mexico Territory, U.S.)
American Red Cross founder Clara Barton (born Dec. 25, 1821, in Oxford, Mass.)
English scientist Sir Isaac Newton (born Dec. 25, 1642, in Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, England)
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