Famous People Born in 1957

The Chinese zodiac studies people on the basis of the year of their birth, as this system relates each year with a particular animal. The astrological system studies the personality of the person in comparison to the animal associated with the year of their birth. 1957 is said to be the year of the rooster and people born in this year are believed to possess the qualities of this animal. Here are some famous people born in 1957:

  • Russell Simmons Story

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  • Kevin Rudd Success Story

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  • David Tepper Success Story

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  • Andrew Cuomo Success Story

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  • Ginni Rometty Success Story

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  • Tony Abbott Success Story

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  • Vivek Chaand Sehgal Success Story

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  • David Thomson Success Story

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  • Aliko Dangote: The Richest African

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  • Len Blavatnik Success Story

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  • Melanie Success story

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  • Great careers and landmarks can sometime happen through an inspiring journey.Masayoshi Son is the Founder and CEO of the telecommunications firm SoftBank. After establishing SoftBank, Son went on to work with top organizations like ...

Like the rooster, the 1957 born people have an impeccable sense of style and believe in being well dressed for all occasions. Also, they are of sociable nature and have the positive qualities of being trustworthy and loyal.People born in the year 1957 are avid thinkers and seldom let anything get by without being analyzed by them. Though they can be called practical, they are also born dreamers. At the same time, they have the courage to go after their dreams and also realize them.

These people are always on the move and never sit idle. In situations when they seem to be at a loss, they are quick to recover and get back to work again so that they are once again after their goals even after setbacks.

On the other hand, the 1957 born people can sometimes be too much into superficial appearances, which can make them spend a lot on clothes. Their boastful and sometimes, outspoken attitude can land them into trouble. These people are on a constant lookout of keeping their loved ones happy, which is the reason why they always have a good set of friends.