If Your Birthday is on 1 Nov, Here’s Who All You Share It With!

Here’s who all you share your birthday with.

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There are many famous personalities you share your birthday with!

If it’s your birthday today, you already have enough reasons to celebrate. We bring you an extra reason to feel special today, with a list of the famous personalities you share your birthday with.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looks sensational at Cannes. 
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looks sensational at Cannes. 
(Photo courtesy: L’Oreal Paris)

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is an Indian actress, model. Aishwarya Rai won the Miss World 1994 pageant. She is considered as one of the most popular and influential celebrities in India.

She has won two Filmfare Awards from eleven nominations for her performances in Bollywood movies. She was given the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2009. She has often been hailed as "the most beautiful woman in the world" in the country.

Rai made her acting debut in Mani Ratnam's 1997 Tamil film Iruvar and her first Hindi film Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya released in that same year. Her first commercial success was the Tamil romantic drama Jeans (1998). She achieved wider success in Bollywood after she won two Best Actress Filmfare awards for her performances in Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999) and Devdas (2002).

In late 2004, Rai garnered international recognition for her starring role opposite Martin Henderson in Gurinder Chadha's British film Bride and Prejudice, a Bollywood-style adaptation of Jane Austen's novel Pride and Prejudice. Her performance garnered mixed reviews from critics all over.

Rai is a UN Microcredit Spokesperson. She has pledged to donate her eyes to the Eye Bank Association of India. In November 2004, Rai created the Aishwarya Rai Foundation to help needy people in India.


Tim Cook

Tim Cook, CEO, Apple takes the stage at WWDC, 2015. (Photo: Apple)
Tim Cook, CEO, Apple takes the stage at WWDC, 2015. (Photo: Apple)

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of tech giants Apple Inc., Tim Cook is an American business executive, industrial engineer, and developer.

Cook joined Apple in March 1998 as senior vice president of worldwide operations and then served as Executive Vice President of worldwide sales and operations. He was promoted to the position of Chief Executive on 24 August, 2011.

According to Fortune, Cook has Apple stock worth about $120 million and options with a value of $665 million. In March 2015, he said he planned to donate his entire stock fortune to charity. Cook also serves on the boards of directors of Nike and the National Football Foundation.

While it had been reported in early 2011 that Cook is gay, Cook chooses to keep his personal life private.


VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman during an event in Mumbai. 
VVS Laxman during an event in Mumbai. 
(Photo: PTI)

Vangipurapu Venkata Sai Laxman (VVS Laxman) is a former Indian cricketer and currently a cricket commentator. He is considered to be one of the best Indian test batsmen of all time.

Laxman was a right-handed batsman who played mostly in the lower middle order. He is specifically known for his special ability to consolidate unprecedented support from non-specialist, tail-end batsmen that has accorded him a unique status among cricketing legends.

His 282 run knock against Australia in 2001 at Eden Gardens is often considered as the greatest ever test-innings.

Laxman represented Hyderabad in domestic cricket and played for Lancashire in English county cricket in his early days. He was the captain of the Deccan Chargers team in the Indian Premier League in its inaugural season. He was named one of Wisden's five Cricketers of the Year in 2002.

Laxman retired from international cricket In 2012.


Ileana D’Cruz

Ileana D’Cruz.
Ileana D’Cruz.
(Photo: The Quint)

Ileana D’Cruz is an Indian film actress who predominantly appears in Telugu cinema and Bollywood.

In 2012, she made her Bollywood debut with Anurag Basu's critically and commercially successful Barfi!, for which she received critical appreciation and several accolades including the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.

Later she starred in the action comedies Phata Poster Nikhla Hero (2013) and Main Tera Hero (2014), the romantic comedy Happy Ending (2014), the crime thriller Rustom (2016) and most recently, the heist-drama in Baadshaho (2017).

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