Famous People Born in December 1934

  • Dec 1 Billy Paul [Paul Williams], American singer (Me & Mrs Jones), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • Dec 1 Hilly Axwijk, Suriname social worker
  • Dec 2 Andre Rodgers, baseball player (d. 2004)
  • Dec 3 Viktor Vassilyevich Gorbatko, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 7, 24, 37/36)
  • Dec 4 Victor French, actor (Highway to Heaven), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • Dec 4 Wink Martindale, TV host (Tic-Tac-Dough, Can You Top This), born in Jackson, Tennessee
  • Dec 5 Joan Didion, US author and journalist (The year of Magical Thinking), born in Sacramento, California
  • Dec 6 Nick Bockwinkel, wrestler (WCW/AWA)
  • Dec 9 Alan Ridout, English composer, born in West Wickham, (d. 1996)

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Dec 9 Judi Dench, British actress (Henry V, Wetherby, Skyfall), born in York, England

Actress Judi Dench
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Judi Dench
  • Dec 9 [Amos] Junior Wells, blues singer (In My Younger Days), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Dec 10 Howard Martin Temin, American geneticist, Nobel laureate (d. 1994)
  • Dec 11 Salim Durani, cricketer (successful Indian batsman of 60's)
  • Dec 12 Habib Hassan Touma, composer
  • Dec 12 Miguel de la Madrid, President of Mexico (1982-1988), born in Colima, Mexico (d. 2012)
  • Dec 13 Richard Darryl Zanuck, film producer/executive, (d. 2012)
  • Dec 14 Petrus van Doorne, Dutch industrialist
  • Dec 17 Ray Wilson, English footballer
  • Dec 18 John Bingham, Lord Lucan, British peer suspected of murdering his nanny who disappeared, born in London (presumed dead)
  • Dec 18 Boris Valentinovich Volynov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 5, 21)
  • Dec 19 Al Kaline, baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (Detroit Tigers), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Dec 19 Rudi Carrell, [Rudolf W Kesselman], Dutch showmaster
  • Dec 19 Casper R. Taylor, Jr., American politician
  • Dec 21 Hanif Mohammad, Pakistani cricketer (1952-69), longest test innings - 16 hours, born in Junagadh, India (d. 2016)
  • Dec 22 David Pearson, American racecar driver
  • Dec 24 Stjepan Mesić, president of Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Secretary General of Non-Aligned Movement and president of Croatia.
  • Dec 25 Bob Martinez, (Gov-Fl)
  • Dec 25 Giancarlo Baghetti, racing driver/journalist
  • Dec 25 John Ashley, actor (Clipper-Straightaway), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Dec 25 McKinley Mitchell, US gospel/singer (The Town I Live In)
  • Dec 27 Larissa Latynina, Ukraine, gymnist (Olympic gold 1956, 60, 64)
  • Dec 28 David Warrilow, actor (Simon, Radio Days, Dakota Road, Barton Fink)
  • Dec 28 John Akers, business executive

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Dec 28 Maggie Smith, English actress (Death on Nile, Clash of Titans), born in Ilford, England

Actress Maggie Smith
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Maggie Smith
  • Dec 28 Peggy Wilson, American LPGA golfer, born in Lauderdale, Florida
  • Dec 28 Yujiro Ishihara, Japanese actor (d. 1987)
  • Dec 29 Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphall-St Elsewhere), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Dec 29 Tom Jarriel, LaGrange Ga, newscaster (ABC Weekend News, 20/20)
  • Dec 30 Barry Briggs, NZ auto maker (World Champion 1957, 58, 64, 66)
  • Dec 30 Nicolas Coster, British actor (Our Private World, Ryan's Four), born in London, UK
  • Dec 30 Russ Tamblyn, actor (Win Place or Steal, Twin Peaks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 30 Joseph Bologna, American actor (Citizen Cohn, My Favorite Year), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 30 Del Shannon, American rock musician and songwriter (Runaway), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan (d. 1990)
  • Dec 30 John Norris Bahcall, American physicist (d. 2005)
  • Dec 30 Joseph P. Hoar, former US Central Command commander
  • Dec 31 Akram Awan, Islamic scholar