Famous People Born in April 1932

  • Apr 1 Alexander Colleridge Vanderpuiye Baka Tetteh-Lartey, actor
  • Apr 1 Debbie Reynolds, American actress (Kathy Selden-Singin' in the Rain, The Unsinkable Molly Brown), born in El Paso, Texas (d. 2016)
  • Apr 1 Gordon Jump, actor (Arthur Carlson-WKRP, Growing Pains), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Apr 1 Jiri Smutny, Czech composer, born in Prague
  • Apr 2 Mahmood Hussain, Pakistani cricket swing bowler (68 wkts in 27 Tests)
  • Apr 3 Janet Bately, Prof of English Language (King's College London)
  • Apr 3 Nourse, British lord justice
  • Apr 4 Andrei Tarkovski, Russian director (Solaris, Stalker)

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Apr 4 Anthony Perkins, American actor (Psycho, Fear Strikes Out, Pretty Poison), born in NYC, New York

  • Apr 4 Bapu Nadkarni, cricketer (economical Indian slow left-armer 1956-68)
  • Apr 4 Richard G Lugar, (Sen-R-IN, 1977- )
  • Apr 4 Clive Davis, American record producer
  • Apr 4 Estelle Harris, American actress
  • Apr 4 Andrei Arsenyevich Tarkovsky, Soviet filmmaker (Andrei Rublev, Mirror, Stalker), born in Zavrazhye, Yuryevetsky District, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union (d. 1986)
  • Apr 5 Billy Bland, American singer and songwriter
  • Apr 7 Louis "Mr Bo" Collins, blues SInger
  • Apr 9 Carl Perkins, singer/songwriter (Blue Suede Shoes), born in Jackson, Tennessee
  • Apr 9 Jim Fowler, naturalist (Wild Kingdom), born in Albany, Georgia
  • Apr 9 Paul Krassner, comic strip cartoonist (MAD Magazine)/founder (Yippies)
  • Apr 9 Peter Moores, director (Littlewoods)
  • Apr 9 Vladimir Aleksandrovich Degtyaryov, cosmonaut
  • Apr 9 Jim Fowler, American zoologist
  • Apr 9 Armin Jordan, Swiss conductor (d. 2006)
  • Apr 9 Cheeta, chimpanzee actor
  • Apr 10 Adrian Henri, poet/president (Liverpool Academy of Arts)
  • Apr 10 Delphine Seyrig, French actress (Freak Orlando, Reperages) born in Beirut Lebanon
  • Apr 10 Hari Rhodes, actor (Mike-Daktari, Roots), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Apr 10 Mae Heriwentha Faggs Starr, NJ, 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1952)
  • Apr 10 Nate Nelson, American singer (Flamingos - ''I Only Have Eyes for You.''), (d. 1984)
  • Apr 10 Omar Sharif, [Michael Shalhoub], Egyptian actor (Doctor Zhivago, Lawrence of Arabia), born in Alexandria (d. 2015)
  • Apr 10 Kishori Amonkar, Indian classical Hindustani singer, born in Bombay (d. 2017)
  • Apr 11 F Gregory Neubeck, USAF pilot
  • Apr 11 Joel Grey, [Joe Katz], actor (Cabaret, Remo Williams, 7% Solution)
  • Apr 11 Max Schubel, American composer (Opus One Records), born in New York (d. 2010)
  • Apr 12 Henri Lazarof, composer
  • Apr 12 Jack Gelber, American playwright (Connection, Apple)
  • Apr 12 Dennis Banks, American activist
  • Apr 12 Lakshman Kadirgamar, Sri Lankan politician (d. 2005)
  • Apr 12 Tiny Tim [ Herbert Khaury], New York, musician, (d. 1996)
  • Apr 13 Barney Simon, theatre director/writer
  • Apr 13 Karl Kroeger, composer
  • Apr 13 Orlando Letelier, Chilean politician (d. 1976)

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Apr 14 Loretta Lynn, American country singer-songwriter (Coal Miner's Daughter), born in Butcher's Hollow Kentucky

Singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn
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Loretta Lynn
  • Apr 14 Bob Grant, English actor (d. 2003)
  • Apr 15 David Bolton, director (British Royal United Service for Defense)
  • Apr 15 Nikolai Stepanovich Porvatkin, Russian cosmonaut
  • Apr 16 Imre Polyak, Hungarian featherweight (Olympic gold 1964)
  • Apr 16 Vince Hill, singer (Roses of Picardy, La Vie en Rose)
  • Apr 17 Graziella Sciutti, Italian opera singer
  • Apr 17 Han J A Hansen [Jansen], Dutch journalist (King Comes!)
  • Apr 17 Ramsay Melhuish, diplomat

  • Apr 18 Dominic Milroy, OSB/headmaster (Ampleforth College England)
  • Apr 19 Andrea Mead Lawrence, Rutland Vt, alpine slalom skier (Oly-2 gold-52)
  • Apr 21 Angela Mortimer, English tennis player, Wimbledon)
  • Apr 21 Elaine May, American comedienne/writer/actress (New Leaf, Primary Colors), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 22 Michael Colgrass, composer (Best Wishes), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 23 Halston, [R Halston Frowick], fashion designer (1972 Hall of Fame)
  • Apr 23 Jim Fixx, jogger/writer (Jim Fixx on Running)
  • Apr 24 Coen[rad] Flink, Dutch actor (Pastorale 1943, Havinck, Honneponnetje)
  • Apr 24 Vladimir Yengibaryan, Yerevan, Armenia, welterweight boxer (Olympic gold, 1956), (d. 2013)
  • Apr 25 Lia Manoliu, Romania, discus thrower (Olympic gold 1968)
  • Apr 25 Meadowlark Lemmon, basketball star (Harlem Globetrotters), born in Wilmington, North Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Apr 25 William Roache, England, actor (Ken Barlow-Coronation Street)
  • Apr 26 Francis Lai, French film music composer
  • Apr 26 Michael Smith, English-born chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 2000)

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Apr 27 Casey Kasem, radio personality (American Top 40), born in Detroit, Michigan

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  • Apr 27 Charles Adkins, American light welterweight boxer (Olympic gold 1952)
  • Apr 27 Chuck Knox, NFL coach (Rams, Bills, Seahawks)
  • Apr 27 Francois Bayle, composer
  • Apr 27 Maxine Brown, country music singer (Browns), born in Campti, Louisiana
  • Apr 27 Petar Ozgijan, composer
  • Apr 27 Anouk Aimée, French actress
  • Apr 27 Gian-Carlo Rota, Italian-born mathematician and philosopher (d. 1999)
  • Apr 28 Marek Kopelent, composer
  • Apr 29 King Hu, film director
  • Apr 29 Yevgeni Alekseyevich Zaikin, Russian cosmonaut (Voshkod 2 backup)
  • Apr 30 Anton Larrauri, composer