Famous People Born in December 1935

  • Dec 1 Roger Christian, American ice hockey player (Olympic gold 1960)

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Dec 1 Woody Allen, [Allen Konigsberg], director and actor (Zelig, Annie Hall), born in Brooklyn, New York

Actor, Screenwriter & Director Woody Allen
Actor, Screenwriter & Director
Woody Allen
  • Dec 2 Jurg Wyttenbach, composer
  • Dec 2 David Hackett Fischer, American historian
  • Dec 4 Fred Rumsey, England, cricket lefty pace bowler (5 Tests 1964-65)
  • Dec 4 Robert Vesco, American financier and fugitive
  • Dec 5 Calvin Trillin, author (New Yorker)
  • Dec 5 Yury Vlasov, Soviet weightlifter
  • Dec 6 Jean Lapointe, Quebec comedian, singer and senator
  • Dec 6 George Williams, soul singer (the Tymes), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2004)
  • Dec 6 Michael Joseph Savage, Australian-born New Zealand politician, First New Zealand Labour Prime Minister (1935-40), born in Tatong, Australia (d. 1940)
  • Dec 7 Jean-Claude Casadesus, composer
  • Dec 8 Dharmendra, Indian actor
  • Dec 8 Tatiana Zatulovskaya, Israeli chess player
  • Dec 9 Dominico Tromp, Aruba, stage leader
  • Dec 9 David Houston, American country music singer (Almost Persuaded), born in Bossier City, Louisiana (d. 1993)
  • Dec 10 Terry Allcock, English footballer
  • Dec 11 Femke Boersma, Dutch actress (Verjaring, Pastorale 1943)
  • Dec 11 Ron Carey, American actor (Barney Miller), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2007)
  • Dec 11 Pranab Mukherjee, Indian politician
  • Dec 11 Ferdinand A. Porsche, German car designer (Porsche 911), born in Stuttgart, Germany (d. 2012)
  • Dec 13 Bonno Spieker, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA)
  • Dec 13 Thomas Wakefield, writer
  • Dec 13 Joe Christopher, American baseball player
  • Dec 13 Lindy McDaniel, American baseball player
  • Dec 14 Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Bath England, actress (Search for the Nile)
  • Dec 14 David White, cricketer (England opening attack Brown & White v Pak 1961)
  • Dec 14 Lee Remick, actress (Days of Wine & Rose, Long Hot Summer), born in Quincy, Massachusetts
  • Dec 14 Lewis Arquette, actor (Horror Show, Book of Love), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 17 Cal Ripken Sr, baseball manager (Balt Orioles)
  • Dec 17 George Lindsey, American actor (The Andy Griffith Show), (d. 2012)
  • Dec 18 Jacques Pépin, French chef
  • Dec 19 Barbara Bostock, American actress
  • Dec 19 Bobby Timmons, American jazz pianist (d. 1974)
  • Dec 20 Khalid "Billy" Ibadulla, cricketer (166 on debut Pakistan v Aust 1964)
  • Dec 21 Phil Donahue, TV talk show host (The Phil Donahue Show), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Dec 21 Lorenzo Bandini, Italian racecar driver (d. 1967)
  • Dec 21 Yusuf Bey (Joseph Stephens), American activist (d. 2003)
  • Dec 21 Edward Schreyer, Canadian politician, Premier of Manitoba
  • Dec 21 John G. Avildsen, American film director (Rocky, The Karate Kid), born in Oak Park, Illinois (d. 2017)
  • Dec 22 John L Finley, USAF/astronaut
  • Dec 22 Oleg Alekseyevich Protopopov, Russian pairs skater (Oly-gold-1964, 68)
  • Dec 23 Esther Phillips, [EM Jones], US singer (When a Woman Loves a Man)
  • Dec 23 Paul Hornung, Green Bay Packer (the Golden Boy)
  • Dec 25 Gunter Friedrichs, composer
  • Dec 25 Al Jackson, baseball player
  • Dec 26 Abdul "Duke" Fakir, American rock vocalist (Four Tops), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Dec 26 Barbara J Jacket, US athletic coach (Olympics 1972)
  • Dec 26 Rohan Kanhai, cricketer (one of West Indies' finest batsmen)

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Dec 26 Gnassingbé Eyadéma, General and President of Togo (1967-2005), born in Kozah, Togo (d. 2005)

General and President of Togo Gnassingbé Eyadéma
General and President of Togo
Gnassingbé Eyadéma
  • Dec 27 Norma Rae Beatty Ashby, broadcaster/TV producer
  • Dec 28 Fernando Lopes, Portuguese director (Encoberto, Matar Saudades)
  • Dec 29 Tony Bramall, England, auto dealer/multi-millionaire (Harrogate)
  • Dec 30 Bruno Canino, composer
  • Dec 30 Omar [Albert B] Bongo, president of Gabon (1967- )
  • Dec 30 Sandy Koufax, Dodger pitcher (Cy Young '63, '65, '66, perfect-1967)
  • Dec 30 Jack Riley, American actor (The Bob Newhart Show), born in Cleveland (d. 2016)
  • Dec 31 Peter Allan, cricketer (1 Test Australia v England 1965, 2-58 & 0-25)
  • Dec 31 Rolf Haufs, German writer, born in Düsseldorf (d. 2013)

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Dec 31 Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia (2015-present), born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
King of Saudi Arabia
Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud