Famous People Born in December 1937

  • Dec 1 Gordon Crosse, Bury Lancashire England, composer (Grace of Todd)
  • Dec 1 Chuck Low, American actor
  • Dec 1 Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga, 6th President of Latvia
  • Dec 2 Brian Lumley, England, sci-fi author (Compleat Crow, Psychomech)
  • Dec 3 Bobby Allison, auto racer (3 time winner of Daytona 500)
  • Dec 3 Stephen Rubin, English attorney/shoe manufacturer (Reebok, Adidas)
  • Dec 3 Binod Bihari Verma, Indian linguist
  • Dec 4 Max Baer Jr, actor (Jethro-Beverly Hillbillies), born in Oakland, California
  • Dec 6 Alberto Spencer, Ecuadorian footballer (d. 2006)
  • Dec 7 Thad Cochran, (Sen-R-Miss)
  • Dec 8 James MacArthur, actor (Danny Williams-Hawaii 5-0), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 8 Jan van Houwelingen, Dutch undersecretary of Defense (CDA)
  • Dec 8 Arne Næss Jr., Norwegian mountain climber and businessman (d. 2004)
  • Dec 9 Darwin Joston, American actor (d. 1998)
  • Dec 10 Don Bies, Cottonwood ID, PGA golfer (1975 Sammy Davis Jr)
  • Dec 10 Don Sebesky, Perth Amboy NJ, orchestra leader (Jimmy Dean Show)
  • Dec 11 Adrian J Vlok, South African NP-minister of Law & Order (1986- )
  • Dec 11 Jim Harrison, American poet and novelist (Legends of the Fall), born in Grayling, Michigan (d. 2016)
  • Dec 12 Buford Pusser, American sheriff (d. 1974)
  • Dec 13 Rob Houwer, Dutch director/producer/actor (OK, Professor Columbus)
  • Dec 15 John [Thomas] Sladek, US, sci-fi author (Tik-Tok, Bugs)
  • Dec 15 Karen Morrow, Chic, actress (Aunt Minerva-Tabitha, Jim Nabors Hour)
  • Dec 16 Jim Glaser, Spalding Neb, singer (Glaser Bros-Getting to Me Again)
  • Dec 16 Joe Farrell, American jazz saxophonist, born in Chicago Heights, Illinois, (d. 1986)
  • Dec 16 Joyce Bulifant, actress (Marie- The Mary Tyler Moore Show), born in Newport News, Virginia
  • Dec 16 Edward Ruscha, American artist (Pop Art), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Dec 17 Art Neville, vocalist (Neville Brothers), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Dec 17 Kerry Packer, Australian businessman (d. 2005)
  • Dec 17 John Kennedy Toole, American novelist (d. 1969)
  • Dec 17 Calvin Waller, US Army general (d. 1996)
  • Dec 21 Harald V, King of Norway (1991-present)

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Dec 21 Jane Fonda, American actress (Barbarella, Klute), physically fit, born in NYC, New York

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  • Dec 21 Donald F. Munson, American politician
  • Dec 22 Marco J de Castro, Dutch Antillian politician
  • Dec 23 Karol Joseph Bobko, American Col USAF/astronaut (STS 6, STS 51D, STS 51J), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 24 Félix Miéli Venerando, Brazilian football player
  • Dec 25 O'Kelly Isley, singer (Isley Brothers-Twist & Shout), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Dec 26 John Horton Conway, British mathematician
  • Dec 26 Jay Heimowitz, American poker player
  • Dec 28 Ratan Tata, Indian industrialist
  • Dec 29 Barbara Steele, Birkenhead, Cheshire, English actress (Black Sunday, 8½)
  • Dec 30 John Hartford, American country singer (Gentle on My Mind), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 30 Paul Stookey, singer and musician (Peter, Paul, & Mary), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Dec 30 Gordon Banks, English footballer

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Dec 31 Anthony Hopkins, Port Talbot, Glamorgan, actor (Elephant Man, QB VII, Magic, Bounty)

  • Dec 31 Nicolas Born, German writer, born in Duisburg (d. 1979)
  • Dec 31 Avram Hershko, Hungarian-born Israeli biochemist and Nobel laureate in Chemistry, born in Karcag, Hungary