Famous People Born in December 1927

  • Dec 1 Grant Beglarian, composer
  • Dec 3 Isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics)
  • Dec 3 Andy Williams, Wall Lake Iowa, singer (Moon River, Andy Williams Show) (d. 2012)

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Dec 5 Bhumibol Adulyadej [Rama IX], King of Thailand (1946-2016), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 2016)

King of Thailand Bhumibol Adulyadej
King of Thailand
Bhumibol Adulyadej
  • Dec 6 Jacques Bondon, composer
  • Dec 7 Vlastimir Pericic, composer
  • Dec 7 Helen Watts, British contralto
  • Dec 8 Vladimir Aleksandrovich Shatalov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 4, 8, 10)
  • Dec 8 Ferdie Pacheco, the "Fight Doctor"
  • Dec 9 Pierre Henry, composer
  • Dec 11 Stein Eriksen, giant slalom (Olympic-gold-1952), born in Oslo, Norway (d. 2015)
  • Dec 11 John Buscema, American comics artist (d. 2002)
  • Dec 12 Robert Noyce, American inventor (d. 1990)
  • Dec 14 Jacobus G Rietkerk, Dutch internal minister (VVD) (1982-86)
  • Dec 14 Richard Cassilly, American tenor (d. 1998)
  • Dec 16 G Randall P D Garrett, US, sci-fi writer (Takeoff (too)!)
  • Dec 16 Peter [Malcolm] Dickinson, Zambia, sci-fi author (Heartsease)
  • Dec 17 Richard Long, American actor (Prof-Nanny and the Professor), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1974)
  • Dec 18 Ramsey Clark, US attorney General (1967-69)
  • Dec 18 Sterling Lanier, US, writer (Hiero's Journey)
  • Dec 18 Roméo LeBlanc, 25th Governor General of Canada
  • Dec 19 James Booth, Croydon, Surrey, English actor and screenwriter (Zulu, Keeping Mum)
  • Dec 20 Jim Simpson, sportscaster
  • Dec 20 Kim Young-sam, politician and activist - President of South Korea (1993-98), born in Geoje (d. 2015)
  • Dec 21 Michael Carreras, film director
  • Dec 23 Joseph Castaldo, composer
  • Dec 24 Mary Higgins Clark, American suspense novelist (Cry in the Night, Stillwatch), born in Bronx, NY
  • Dec 24 Teresa Stich-Randall, US soprano (Vienna State Opera)
  • Dec 25 Nellie Fox, White Sox infielder (AL MVP 1959), (d. 1975)
  • Dec 26 Alan King, American comedian/actor (Anderson Tapes, Memories of Me), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 26 Denis Quilley, actor (Masada), born in London, England
  • Dec 26 Stu Miller, American baseball player
  • Dec 27 Antony Gardner, British politician
  • Dec 27 Agnes Nixon, American television producer, director, and writer (All My Children), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2016)
  • Dec 28 Anne Armstrong, US ambassador and first female counsel to the President, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, (d. 2008)
  • Dec 28 Simon Raven, English playwright/critic (Alms for Oblivion)
  • Dec 29 Jim Simpson, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 29 Andy Stanfield, American athlete (d. 1985)
  • Dec 30 Bernard Barrow, American actor (Ryan's Hope, Louie Slavinsky-Loving), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 30 M Lawrence Antouin, college president (Emeritis)
  • Dec 31 Dieter Noll, German writer (Die Abenteuer des Werner Holt), born in Riesa, Saxony (d. 2008)