Famous People Born in 1930

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  • Jan 1 Gaafar Muhammad Nimeiry, premier/president (Sudan)
  • Jan 1 Ty Hardin, actor (Riptide, Bronco), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 1 Werner Heiden, composer
  • Jan 1 Frederick Wiseman, documentary filmmaker, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jan 2 Julius La Rosa, American singer (fired by Arthur Godfrey on the air), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • Jan 3 Eddie Egan, American actor (Joe Forrester), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 3 Robert Loggia, actor (Officer & a Gentleman, Scarface), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2015)
  • Jan 3 Marcel Dubé, Quebec playwright

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Jan 4 Don Shula, American NFL coach (Miami Dolphins), born in Grand River Ohio

NFL Head Coach Don Shula
NFL Head Coach
Don Shula
  • Jan 4 Iain Cuthbertson, British actor (Guilty, Scandal, Rep, Danger UXB)
  • Jan 4 Sorrell Booke, actor (Bye Bye Braverman, Black Like Me), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Jan 5 Edward Galven Givens Jr, Quanah Texas, Major USAF/astronaut
  • Jan 5 Frederick Charles Tillis, composer
  • Jan 5 Richard Hayes, singer/emcee (Name That Tune), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • Jan 6 Denis Pitts, journalist
  • Jan 6 Vic Tayback, American actor (Mel-Alice, Khan, Portrait of a Stripper), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 8 Doreen Wilber, US, archer (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • Jan 10 Byron "Wild Child" Gipson, blues singer
  • Jan 10 Roy Edward Disney, American film executive and CEO of Disney

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Jan 11 Rod Taylor, Australian actor (The Birds, Time Machine), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Actor Rod Taylor
Actor
Rod Taylor
  • Jan 11 Ron Mulock, Australian politician
  • Jan 12 Glenn Yarborough, singer (Limeliters-Honey & Wine, Jubilee)
  • Jan 12 Jennifer P Johnston, Irish author (Fool's sanctuary)

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Jan 12 [Miles] Tim Horton, Cochrane Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player and co-founder of Tim Hortons

NHL Star and Businessman Tim Horton
NHL Star and Businessman
Tim Horton
  • Jan 13 Frances Sternhagen, actress (Outland, Starting Over), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Jan 13 Roman Ciesiewicz, artist/graphic designer
  • Jan 14 Edgar Sergeyi Hovhanesyan, composer
  • Jan 15 Eddie Graham, American professional wrestler (d. 1985)
  • Jan 16 Norman Podhoretz, author/editor (NY Post), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 16 Clarence Ray Allen, American murderer (d. 2006)
  • Jan 17 Bill Benyon, English large landowner/Conservative Lower house leader
  • Jan 17 Robert Ceely, composer
  • Jan 17 Eddie LeBaron, American football player, born in San Rafael, California
  • Jan 19 John Waite, cricket wicket-keeper (great South African)
  • Jan 19 Tippi Hedren, New Ulm, Minnesota, American actress (The Birds, Marnie)

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Jan 20 Edwin Aldrin Jr, USAF/astro (Gem 12, Ap 11), born in Montclair, New Jersey

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin
Astronaut
Buzz Aldrin
  • Jan 21 Valentin Ignatyevich Filatyev, Russia, cosmonaut
  • Jan 23 Derek Walcott, St Lucia, poet/writer (Omeros, Nobel 1992)
  • Jan 23 Ken Errair, American singer (Four Freshmen), (d. 1969)
  • Jan 23 William Reid Pogue, Okemah Oklahoma, Colonel USAF/astronaut (Skylab 4), (d. 2014)
  • Jan 24 Bernard Matthews, English turkey farmer/multi-millionaire
  • Jan 25 Tanya Savicheva, Russian diarist (d. 1944)
  • Jan 26 A N Solomons, chairman (Singer & Friedlander)
  • Jan 26 Anne Macfarlane, Master (Court of Protection)
  • Jan 26 Harry "Buddy" Melges Jr, Wisc, sailor (Oly-gold/bronze-1964, 72)
  • Jan 27 Bobby "Blue" Bland, Rosemark TN, blues singer (Call on the Drummer), (d. 2013)
  • Jan 27 Esteban Edward Torres, (Rep-D-CA, 1983- )
  • Jan 27 Roger Sims, British MP
  • Jan 28 David Morris, British MEP
  • Jan 28 Luis de Pablo, composer
  • Jan 29 John Junkin, actor/writer (A Hard Day's Night)
  • Jan 29 Derek Bailey, English guitar virtuoso (d. 2005)
  • Jan 30 Magnus Adem Malan, South African minister of Defense (1980- )

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Jan 30 Gene Hackman, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Under Fire, The French Connection), born in San Bernardino California

  • Jan 30 Sandy Amorós, Cuban baseball player (d. 1992)
  • Jan 30 Samuel J. Byck, American attempted assassin of Richard Nixon (d. 1974)
  • Jan 31 Lynn Carlin, actress (Joan Hunter-James at 15), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 31 Joakim Bonnier, Swedish racecar driver (d. 1972)
  • Feb 1 Peter Tapsell, British MP
  • Feb 1 Shahabuddin Ahmed, President of Bangladesh
  • Feb 1 Mario Beaulieu, Quebec politician (d. 1998)
  • Feb 3 Joan Rice, actress (Payroll, Steel Key, Curtain Up)
  • Feb 3 Gillian Ayres, English painter
  • Feb 8 Alejandro Rey, Buenos Aires, actor (Carlos-Flying Nun)
  • Feb 8 Arlan Stangeland, (Rep-R-MN, 1977-1991), (d. 2013)
  • Feb 8 Catherine Hardy, Carollton Ga, 4x100m runner (Olympic-gold-1952)
  • Feb 8 Manuel Castillo, composer
  • Feb 8 James Deetz, American anthropologist (d. 2000)
  • Feb 9 Emil Petrovics, composer
  • Feb 9 Garner Ted Armstrong, American evangelist (d. 2003)
  • Feb 10 Peter Phillips, composer [or Jun 18]
  • Feb 10 Robert Wagner, actor (It Takes a Thief, Hart to Hart), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Feb 11 Alevtina Koltschina, USSR, cross coutry relay skier (Oly-gold-1960)
  • Feb 11 C H Dearnley, organist
  • Feb 11 Roy De Forest, American Painter (d. 2007)
  • Feb 12 Arlen Specter, (Sen-R-PA, 1981- )
  • Feb 13 Dotty McGuire, vocalist (McGuire Sisters), born in Middletown, Ohio
  • Feb 13 Ernst Fuchs, Austrian artist
  • Feb 14 Duncan Montgomery Stewart, principal (Lady Margaret Hall-Oxford)
  • Feb 15 C F Payne, British chief constable, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Feb 15 Nico Minardos, American actor
  • Feb 16 Frederick "Fred" Cuming, British painter, born in London
  • Feb 16 Peggy King, vocalist/actress (George Gobel Show), born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
  • Feb 16 Ricou Browning, Florida, director/actor (Thunderball)
  • Feb 17 Usko Merilainen, composer
  • Feb 17 Ruth Rendell, English thriller writer (Inspector Wexford novels), born in South Woodford, Essex
  • Feb 18 Theodore C Freeman, Haverford Penn, capt USAF/astronaut
  • Feb 18 Gahan Wilson, American cartoonist
  • Feb 19 John Frankenheimer, director (Birdman of Alcatraz), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 20 Bill Walker, British MP
  • Feb 20 Patricia Smith, actress (Bob Newhart Show), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Feb 20 Willie Cunningham, Northern Irish footballer
  • Feb 21 Elizabeth Adams, madame
  • Feb 22 Allison Hayes, Washington, actress (Attack of the 50 Foot Woman)
  • Feb 22 JPS van Neerven, Dutch economist/editor (Limbourg Daily)
  • Feb 22 James McGarrell, American painter
  • Feb 23 Gerry Davis, British screenwriter (Dr Who), (d. 1991)
  • Feb 23 Harry Boldt, German Fed Rep, equestrian dressage (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • Feb 23 Imre Gyongyossy, filmmaker
  • Feb 23 Jef Geeraerts, Flemish writer (Black Venus)
  • Feb 23 Johnny Seven, actor (Ironside, Amy Prentiss), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 24 Barbara Lawrence, Carnegie, Oklahoma, American actress (Oklahoma!, A Letter to Three Wives), (d. 2013)
  • Feb 25 Erica Pedretti, writer
  • Feb 26 Lazar Berman, Leningrad Russia, pianist (Budapest 3rd place-1956)
  • Feb 27 Joanne Woodward, Thomasville Ga, actress (3 Faces of Eve, Rachel)
  • Feb 27 Lieux Dressler, actress (Alice Grant-General Hospital)
  • Feb 27 Paul von Ragué Schleyer, American chemist
  • Feb 27 Peter Stone, American writer (d. 2003)
  • Feb 28 Frank Malzone, MLB player (Boston Red Sox), born in the Bronx, New York (d. 2015)
  • Feb 28 Leon Cooper, US physicist (Nobel 1972)
  • Feb 28 Bruce Dawe, Australian poet
  • Mar 1 C D Gopinath, cricketer (batted in 8 Tests for India in the 1950's)
  • Mar 1 Pierre Max Dubois, composer
  • Mar 1 Raymond St Jacques, actor/director (Cotton Comes to Harlem, Mr Moses)
  • Mar 1 Gastone Nencini, Italian cyclist (d. 1980)
  • Mar 2 Jan van Noor, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (CDA)
  • Mar 2 John Cullum, actor (Hamlet, Hawaii, Northern Exposure), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Mar 2 Emma Penella, Spanish actress (d. 2007)
  • Mar 3 Heiner Geißler, German politician
  • Mar 3 Ion Iliescu, President of Romania
  • Mar 5 Del Crandall, American baseball player
  • Mar 6 Lorin Maazel, French conductor (NBC Symphony Orch 1941), born in Neuilly France, (d. 2014)
  • Mar 7 James Broderick, Charlestown, New Hampshire, American actor (Dog Day Afternoon, Family)
  • Mar 7 Lord Snowdon, [Anthony Armstrong-Jones], photographer, born in London, England
  • Mar 8 Bob Grim, American baseball player (d. 1996)
  • Mar 9 Harrie J B Aarts, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
  • Mar 9 Thomas Schippers, Kalamazoo Mich, conductor (Amahl & Night Visitors)
  • Mar 9 Taina Elg, Helsinki Finland, actress (Hercules in NY, Les Girls)

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Mar 9 Ornette Coleman, American jazz saxophonist and composer (Downbeat Musician of Year 1966), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2015)

Jazz Composer Ornette Coleman
Jazz Composer
Ornette Coleman
  • Mar 10 Raymond Rasberry, pianist/singer
  • Mar 10 Sandor Iharos, athlete
  • Mar 11 David Gentleman, designer/painter
  • Mar 12 Antony Acland, provost of Eton/British ambassador (to US)
  • Mar 12 Robin Cavendish, disabled campaigner
  • Mar 12 Scoey Mitchill, Newburgh NY, comedian (Barefoot in the Park, Rhoda)
  • Mar 12 Stanko Horvat, composer
  • Mar 13 Liz Anderson, American country music singer-songwriter, born in Roseau, Minnesota (d. 2011)
  • Mar 13 Jan Howard, American singer
  • Mar 14 Dieter Schnebel, German vicar/composer
  • Mar 14 Ray Flockton, cricketer (prolific NSW batsman of 50's)
  • Mar 15 Zhores Ivanovich Alferov, Russian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • Mar 16 Minoru Miky, Japanese composer for traditional Japanese instruments, born in Tokushima (d. 2011)
  • Mar 17 James Benson Irwin, Col USAF/astronaut (Apollo 15), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Mar 18 Maurice Peress, conductor (KC Philharmonic 1974-80), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 18 Pat Halcox, British musician, (d. 2013)
  • Mar 19 Bill Henderson, jazz singer (Torpedo-Dreams), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mar 20 Michel Magne, composer
  • Mar 22 Derek Bok, college president (Harvard)
  • Mar 22 Lynden O Pindling, PM of Bahamas (1967-92)
  • Mar 22 Pat Robertson, televangelist (700 club, Presidential candidate-R-1989)
  • Mar 22 Stephen Sondheim, lyricist (West Side Story, Company), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 22 Derek Bok, American lawyer and educator
  • Mar 24 Kenneth Nelson, Rocky Mount NC, actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family)

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Mar 24 Steve McQueen, American actor (The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape), born in Beech Grove, Indiana

  • Mar 25 David Russell Burge, composer
  • Mar 26 Cristobal Halffter, composer
  • Mar 26 Gregory Corso, beat poet (Happy Birthday of Death, Long Live Man)
  • Mar 26 Sandra Day O'Connor, Texas, 1st woman Supreme Court Justice (1981- )
  • Mar 27 Bob den Uyl, Dutch journalist/writer (Bird Watching)
  • Mar 27 David Janssen, [Meyer], actor (The Fugitive, Harry O), born in Naponee Nebraska (d. 1980)
  • Mar 27 Richard Hayman, orchestra leader (Vaughn Monroe Show), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Mar 28 Amelia Rosselli, Italian poet, born in Rome (d. 1996)
  • Mar 28 George Bruce, British portrait painter, born in London
  • Mar 28 Robert Ashley, composer
  • Mar 28 Elizabeth Bainbridge, English opera singer
  • Mar 29 Donny Conn, musician (The Playmates), born in Waterbury, Connecticut (d. 2015)
  • Mar 29 G R Sunderam, cricket pace bowler (2 Tests India v NZ 1955-56)
  • Mar 29 Hugh Seymour, 8th Marquess of Hertford
  • Mar 30 Lord Browne-Wilkinson [Nicolas Christopher Henry Browne-Wilkinson], Senior Lord of Appeal in Ordinary (UK)
  • Mar 30 John Astin, Balt Md, actor (I'm Dickens He's Fenster, Addams Family)
  • Mar 30 Rolf Harris, Australian/British cartoonist and entertainer, born in Bassendean, Western Australia
  • Apr 1 Grace Lee Whitney, actress (Yeoman Rand-Star Trek), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Apr 1 Joan Franks-Williams, composer
  • Apr 2 Girolamo Arriego, composer
  • Apr 2 W Hambleden Smith, English newspaper magnate
  • Apr 3 Helmut Kohl, Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Politician and Chancellor of West Germany 1982-90, Reunified Germany 1990-98
  • Apr 3 Lawton Chiles, (sen/gov-D-Florida, 1971-89/91- )
  • Apr 3 Max Frankel, journalist (Tables of Id of Organic Compounds)
  • Apr 3 Wally Moon, American baseball player
  • Apr 4 David Sexton, soccer manager
  • Apr 7 Andrew Sachs, German-born British actor (Manuel In Fawlty Towers), born in Berlin (d. 2016)
  • Apr 8 Dorothy Tutin, actress (Importance of Being Ernest, Cromwell), born in London, England
  • Apr 8 John Bartholomew Tucker, TV host (Candid Camera, Treasure Island), born in Pennsylvania (d. 2014)
  • Apr 8 John Reardon, baritone (Falke-Die Fledermaus), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 8 Julien Van Remoortere, [Piet Mortelman], Flemish writer (Fist)
  • Apr 8 Mary Moore, principal (St Hilda's College, Oxford)
  • Apr 8 Carlos Hugo of Bourbon-Parma, Duke of Parma
  • Apr 9 F. Albert Cotton, American chemist (d. 2007)
  • Apr 9 Nathaniel Branden, Canadian psychotherapist
  • Apr 10 Lord Morton, of Shauna, senator (College of Justice, Scotland)
  • Apr 10 Shuja-ud-Din, cricketer (batted in 19 Tests for Pakistan 1954-62)
  • Apr 10 Norma Candal, Puerto Rican actor/comedian (d. 2006)
  • Apr 10 Spede Pasanen, Finnish comedian (d. 2001)
  • Apr 11 Carl Franklin, Richmond California, actor (Fantastic Journey)
  • Apr 11 Clive Exton, scriptwriter & playwright
  • Apr 11 James Alan Ferman, secretary (British Board of Film Classification)
  • Apr 11 Joseph Burnett-Stuart, CEO (Robert Fleming Holdings)
  • Apr 11 Kazuo Fukushima, composer
  • Apr 11 Nicholas F Brady, US Secretary of Treasury (1988-93)
  • Apr 11 W G [Bill] Hefner, (Rep-D-NC, 1975- )