Famous People Born in 1937 (Part 3)

Birthdays 401 - 600 of 625

  • Aug 3 Steven Berkoff, English actor
  • Aug 3 Diane Wakoski, Whittier, California, American poet (Motorcycle Betrayal)
  • Aug 4 David Vickerman Bedford, composer
  • Aug 4 Jacobus H "Koos" van de Merwe, South African attorney/CP parliament leader

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Aug 5 Herb Brooks, American ice hockey coach (Olympic Gold Medal 1980), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota (d. 2003)

Ice Hockey Player & Coach Herb Brooks
Ice Hockey Player & Coach
Herb Brooks
  • Aug 5 Alan Howard, theatre and film actor (Royal Shakespeare Company), born in London, UK (d. 2015)
  • Aug 6 Barbara Windsor, actress (Study in Terror)
  • Aug 6 Baden Powell de Aquino, Brazilian guitarist (d. 2000)
  • Aug 6 Paul Griffin, American session musician and pianist, born in Harlem, New York
  • Aug 6 Charlie [Charles Edward] Haden, American jazz double-bassist (Liberation Music Orchestra), born in Shenandoah, Iowa (d. 2014)
  • Aug 7 Don Wilson, cricketer (England slow left-armer between 1963-71)

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Aug 8 Dustin Hoffman, American actor (Graduate, Tootsie, Kramer vs Kramer), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Aug 8 Louis Neefs, Belgian singer
  • Aug 10 Lucinda Williams, US sprinter (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • Aug 10 Anatoly Sobchak, Russian politician
  • Aug 11 Allegra Kent, US actress (Addams Family)
  • Aug 11 Anna Massey, actress (De Sade, Doll's House)
  • Aug 11 Taki Theodoracopoulos, Greek/British journalist/multi-millionaire
  • Aug 12 Walter Dean Myers, African-American author, born in Martinsburg, West Virginia, (d. 2014)
  • Aug 14 Brian Fenelly, composer
  • Aug 14 Brian Curvis, Welsh boxer and British welterweight champion (1960-1964), born in Swansea, Wales (d. 2012)
  • Aug 15 Ronnie G Flippo, (Rep-D-NY, 1977- )
  • Aug 16 David Behrman, composer
  • Aug 16 Lorraine Gary, American actress (Jaws, Jaws 2, Jaws 4), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 16 Andrew J[efferson V] Offutt, US, sci-fi author (Undying Wizard)
  • Aug 16 David Anderson, Canadian politician
  • Aug 17 Yevgeni Aleksandrovich Illyin, Russia, cosmonaut
  • Aug 18 William George Rushton, actor/author/cartoonist (TW3), born in London, England
  • Aug 20 Corrie E Moret-de Jong, Dutch MP (CDA)
  • Aug 20 George Thoma, German FR, cross country ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • Aug 20 Jim "Bullseye" Bowen, British TV game show host and comedian
  • Aug 20 El Fary, Spanish singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • Aug 21 Robert Stone, American novelist (Dog Soldiers, WUSA), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2015)
  • Aug 22 Donald MacLeary, dancer
  • Aug 22 Max Hebditch, director (Museum of London)
  • Aug 24 Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, Nigerian politician (d. 1998)
  • Aug 26 Tom Heinsohn, NBA star/coach (Boston Celtic)
  • Aug 27 Alice Coltrane, jazz musician
  • Aug 27 Mark Potter, British court judge
  • Aug 27 Phil Shulmon, rocker (Gentle Giant)
  • Aug 27 Tommy Sands, singer/actor (Teenage Rock, Dream With Me), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 28 12th duke of Argyll, Scottish Campbell-captain/large landowner
  • Aug 29 James J Florio, (Rep-D-NJ, 1975-90/Gov-D-NJ, 1990-94)
  • Aug 30 Bruce McLaren, New Zealand car racer and founder of eponymous race team (d. 1970)
  • Aug 31 Guido de Moor, Dutch actor (Apart, Because the Cats)
  • Aug 31 Warren Berlinger, Bkln, actor (Larry-Joey Bishop Shop, Take Two)
  • Sep 1 Al Geiberger, Red Bluff CA, PGA golfer (1962 Ontario Open)
  • Sep 1 Ron O'Neal, Utica NY, actor (Superfly)

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Sep 2 Peter Ueberroth, American organizer of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics and commissioner of baseball (1984-89), born in Evanston, Illinois

Olympic Executive and Commissioner of Baseball Peter Ueberroth
Olympic Executive and Commissioner of Baseball
Peter Ueberroth
  • Sep 2 Derek Fowlds, British actor
  • Sep 4 Dawn Fraser, NSW Australia, 100m freestyle (Olympic-gold-1956, 60, 64)
  • Sep 4 Mikk Mikiver, Estonian actor and director (d. 2006)
  • Sep 5 William Devane, actor (Family Plot, Missles of October), born in Albany, New York
  • Sep 5 Antonio Valentin Angelillo, Argentinian footballer
  • Sep 6 Irina Bayanovna Solovyova, Russian cosmonaut
  • Sep 6 Jo Anne Worley, Lowell Indiana, comedienne (Laugh-in)
  • Sep 6 John Bernard, Dutch TV weatherman
  • Sep 6 Sergio Aragonés, Spanish-born illustrator
  • Sep 6 Brigid Berlin, American actor
  • Sep 7 George Patrick Reid, schoolkeeper
  • Sep 7 John Phillip Law, actor (Barbarella, Love Machine), born in Hollywood, California
  • Sep 7 Olly Wilson, American composer and founder of TIMARA, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Sep 7 Cüneyt Arkın, Turkish film actor
  • Sep 8 Virna Lisi, Italy, actress (Assault on a Queen, Bluebeard)
  • Sep 9 Mikhail N Tai, Latvia, World chess champion (1960-61)
  • Sep 10 Alun Edward Islwyn Pask, rugby International
  • Sep 10 Paul Martin Palombo, composer
  • Sep 10 Jared Diamond, American biologist and author
  • Sep 11 Paola Ruffo di Calabria, Italian princess/queen of Belgium (1993- )
  • Sep 11 Robert L Crippen, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 1, 7, 41C, 41G), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Sep 11 Iosif Kobzon, Soviet singer and Russian businessman
  • Sep 12 Daniela Rocca, Sicily, actress (Battle of Austerlitz, Empty Canvas)
  • Sep 12 Wesley Hall, West indian/British politician
  • Sep 12 George Chuvalo, Canadian boxer
  • Sep 13 Fred Silverman, broadcasting exec (ABC/NBC/CBS)
  • Sep 13 Don Bluth, American animator
  • Sep 14 Renzo Piano, Italian architect
  • Sep 15 Cynthia Anzolut, Harrisburg PA, LPGA golfer
  • Sep 15 Robert Lucas, Jr., American economist, Nobel laureate
  • Sep 15 Fernando de la Rúa, 51st President of Argentina
  • Sep 16 Aleksandr Medved, USSR, super heavyweight (Olympic-gold-1964 68, 72)
  • Sep 16 Vincent J Naimoli, owner (SF Giants), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • Sep 17 Albertine Sarrazin, French author (L'astragale, La Cavale)
  • Sep 17 Orlando Cepeda, Puerto Rican Major League Baseball player
  • Sep 18 Norman Dinnerstein, composer
  • Sep 19 Abner Haynes, American football player
  • Sep 20 Birgitta Dahl, Swedish politician
  • Sep 20 Monica Zetterlund, Swedish actress and singer (d. 2005)
  • Sep 24 Alan Grose, British vice-admiral
  • Sep 25 Michael Gibbs, jazz composer
  • Sep 25 Thomas Kessler, Swiss composer, born in Zurich
  • Sep 26 Joop Admiral, Dutch actor/director (You Are My Mother)
  • Sep 26 Valentin Pavlov, Soviet politician (d. 2003)
  • Sep 28 Colin Berry, professor (morbid anatomist)
  • Sep 28 Edward Applebaum, composer
  • Sep 28 Rod Roddy, American television announcer (d. 2003)
  • Sep 29 Alice Mahon, British MP
  • Sep 29 R B Heywood, director (British Antarctic Survey)
  • Sep 30 Jurek Becker, Polish-born German writer (Jacob the Liar), born in Łódź, Poland (d. 1997)
  • Sep 30 Valentin Vasil'yevich Sil'vestrov, composer
  • Oct 1 Hedy d'Ancona, Dutch minister of WVC (PvdA)
  • Oct 1 Saeed Ahmed, cricketer (Pakistani batsman in 41 Tests 1958-73)
  • Oct 3 Boldizsar Csiky, composer
  • Oct 3 Eli Jacobs, baseball owner (Baltimore Orioles)
  • Oct 3 Ton de Kruyf, composer
  • Oct 4 Franz Vranitzky, Austria union chancellor (1986- )
  • Oct 4 Jackie Collins, British-American author (The Stud, Lucky), born in London, England (d. 2015)
  • Oct 4 Jim Sillars, Scottish politician
  • Oct 5 Barry Switzer, football coach (Oklahoma), born in Crossett, Arkansas
  • Oct 7 Col Guest, cricketer (Test Aust v England 1963, scored 11 took 0-59)
  • Oct 7 Maria Szyszkowska, Polish politician
  • Oct 9 Pat Burke, rocker (Foundations)
  • Oct 10 Bruce Devlin, Armidale Australia, PGA golfer (1964 St Petersburg Open)
  • Oct 11 Bobby Charlton, English soccer player
  • Oct 11 Georgi Vladimirovich Machinski, cosmonaut
  • Oct 11 R. H. W. Dillard, American poet
  • Oct 12 Robert Mangold, American artist
  • Oct 15 Anthony Hopkins, clinical neurologist
  • Oct 15 Linda Lavin, actress (Alice, Barney Miller), born in Portland, Maine
  • Oct 16 Emile Ford, singer and engineer (first black male singer to top UK charts), born in Castries, St Lucia (d. 2016)
  • Oct 16 Tony Anthony, Clarksburg WV, actor (Treasure of 4 Crowns)
  • Oct 17 Paxton Whitehead, English actor ( Back to School), born in East Malling, Kent
  • Oct 19 Nicholas Palmer, television writer/producer

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Oct 19 Peter Max, American psychadelic artist (Dynamite Chicken), born in Berlin, Germany

Psychedelic Artist Peter Max
Psychedelic Artist
Peter Max
  • Oct 19 Sean Garrison, American actor (Up Periscope, Splendor in the Grass), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 19 Marilyn Bell, Canadian swimmer
  • Oct 20 Juan Marichal, Hall of Fame baseball pitcher (SF Giants)
  • Oct 20 Wanda Jackson, Maud Oklahoma, country singer (Let's Have a Party)
  • Oct 20 Emma Tennant, English writer (Pemberley: Or, Pride and Prejudice Continued), born in London (d. 2017)
  • Oct 21 Norman Wright, rocker (Del-Vikings)
  • Oct 22 Tadeas Salva, composer
  • Oct 22 Manos Loïzos, Greek composer (d. 1982)
  • Oct 24 Miguel Angel Coria, composer
  • Oct 26 Dave Gavitt, formed Basketball's Big East Conference (1979)
  • Oct 27 Lara Parker, American actress

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Oct 28 Lenny Wilkens, NBA Point Guard and Head Coach (Seattle SuperSonics), born in Brooklyn, New York

NBA Point Guard and Coach Lenny Wilkens
NBA Point Guard and Coach
Lenny Wilkens
  • Oct 29 Michael Ponti, Freiburg Germany, pianist (Boston Competition 1964)
  • Oct 30 Claude Lelouch, movie director (A Man & A Woman, Cat & Mouse, Bolero)
  • Oct 30 Pat Williams, (Rep-D-Montana, 1979- )
  • Oct 31 Tom Paxton, folk singer/songwriter (Forest Lawn), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nov 1 Bill Anderson, country singer (Still, From This Pen)
  • Nov 2 Earl "Speedoo" Carroll, American rocker (Cadillacs, Coasters), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 3 Lynn Woolsey, (Rep-D-California)
  • Nov 3 Paula Wayne, Hobart Oklahoma, vocalist (Everything's Great)
  • Nov 4 Loretta Swit, actress (Hotlips Houlihan-M*A*S*H), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • Nov 5 Harris Yulin, American actor
  • Nov 6 Bas de Gaay Fortman, Dutch MP (PPR)
  • Nov 6 Edwin Roxburgh, composer
  • Nov 6 Joe Warfield, American actor
  • Nov 9 Roger McCough, British poet
  • Nov 9 Clyde Wells, Canadian politician
  • Nov 10 Albert Hall, Boothton Alabama, actor (Trouble in Mind, Ryan's 4)
  • Nov 11 Buddy Jimmy Lee Land Ace, singer
  • Nov 11 Warner Wolf, sportscaster (WABC-TV, WCBS-TV), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Nov 11 Stephen Lewis, Canadian politician and diplomat
  • Nov 12 Ina Balin, actress (Danger in Paradise), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 12 Peter Lloyd, British MP
  • Nov 12 Richard H Truly, Fayette Miss, Rear Adm USN/astro (STS T-2, T-4, 2, 8)
  • Nov 13 Kamahl, [Kamalesvaran], Australian singer (Elephant Song)
  • Nov 13 Tabu Ley Rochereau, African musician, born in Bagata, Bandundu, Belgian Congo (d. 2013)
  • Nov 15 William E "Little Willie" John, [Woods], US R&B singer (Fever)
  • Nov 15 Jimmy Ellis, RockHill, South Carolina, soul singer (The Trammps - Disco Inferno), (d. 2012)
  • Nov 17 Peter Edward Cook, Torquay England, actor/comedian (Bedazzled)
  • Nov 18 Rajinder Pal, cricketer (pace bowler in one Test India v England, 0-22)
  • Nov 19 Ray Collins, rocker (Mothers of Invention)
  • Nov 20 Jack Linkletter, TV host (Haggis Baggis, Hootenanny), born in San Francisco, California
  • Nov 20 René Kollo, German tenor
  • Nov 20 Viktoriya Tokareva, Russian playwright
  • Nov 21 Marlo Thomas, [Mrs Phil Donahue], Detroit Mich (That Girl!, Jenny)
  • Nov 22 Zenon Jankowski, Poland cosmonaut (Soyuz 30 backup)
  • Nov 26 Boris Borisovich Yegorov, USSR, doctor/cosmonaut (Voskhod I)
  • Nov 27 Gail Sheehy, author (Hustling)
  • Nov 29 Johan J Holst, Norwegian minister of Defense/Foreign affairs
  • Nov 30 Jimmy Bowen, American record producer and pop star, born in Santa Rita, New Mexico
  • Nov 30 Richard Threlkeld, newscaster (ABC-TV)
  • Nov 30 Ridley Scott, English film director (Alien, Blade Runner), born in South Shields, England
  • Nov 30 Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Writer
  • Nov 30 Tom Simpson, British cyclist (d. 1967)
  • 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)