Famous People Born in March 1940

  • 1st David Broome, Show Jumper (world champ-1970)
  • 1st Ralph Towner, rocker (Oregon)
  • 1st Robert Grossman, American illustrator
  • 2nd Frederik van Zyl Slabbert, chairman (South African Prog Fed Party, 1979-86)
  • 2nd Tony Croatto, Italian-born composer (d. 2005)
  • 3rd Germ├ín Castro Caycedo, Colombian writer and journalist
  • 3rd Owen Spencer-Thomas, English broadcaster, journalist and Anglican clergyman
  • 4th Kas Garas, Kaunas Lithuania, actor (Hamlyn-Strange Report)
  • 4th Volodymyr Morozov, Ukrainian flatwater canoer
  • 5th Mary Rose Oakar, (Rep)
  • 5th Malcolm Hebden, English actor
  • 6th Joanna Miles, Nice France, actress (Cross Creek, Delta County USA)
  • 6th Willie Stargell, outfielder/1st baseman (Pirates, 1971 NL HR leader)
  • 7th Daniel J Travanti, actor (Frank Furillo-Hill St Blues), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • 7th Harald Gerlach, writer
  • 7th Rudi [Rudolf] Dutschke, German student leader (Glasnost Berlin)
  • 7th Viktor Petrovich Savinykh, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-4, T-13, TM-5)
  • 8th Leslie Isben Rogge, one of FBI's most wanted
  • 8th Susan Clark, actress (Night Moves, Webster), born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • 8th Theo Laseroms, [The Tank], Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • 9th Raul Julia, PR, actor (Addams Family, Kiss of the Spider Woman)

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10th Chuck Norris [Carlos Ray], American martial arts actor (Missing in Action), born in Ryan, Oklahoma

  • 10th David Rabe, Dubuque Iowa, playwright (Streamers)
  • 10th Dean Torrence, LA Cal, surf music singer (Jan & Dean-Little Old Lady)
  • 10th Francis Schwartz, composer
  • 11th Alberto Cortez, Argentinian singer
  • 12th Al Jarreau, jazz singer (Moonlighting), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 12th Albert Johanneson, soccer star
  • 12th M.A. Numminen, Finnish singer and writer
  • 14th Eleanor Fount, English actress (Women in Love, Bedazzled)
  • 14th Rita Tushingham, actress (Green Eyes, Doctor Zhivago), born in Liverpool, England
  • 15th Phil Lesh, [Chapman], California, rock bassist (Grass Roots, Grateful Dead)
  • 15th Frank Dobson, British politician
  • 15th Margo Coleman, American advice columnist
  • 16th Bernardo Bertolucci, Parma Italy, director (Last Tango in Paris, The Last Emperor)
  • 16th Chuck Woolery, Ky, TV game show host (Love Connection)
  • 16th Jan P Pronk, Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • 16th Jan Schaefer, Dutch asst secretary of state (PvdA)
  • 16th Keith Rowe, English guitarist (AMM) and painter
  • 17th Mark White, American politician
  • 18th Kathy Hutchinson, race horse trainer
  • 20th Vito Picone, rocker (Elegants) and actor, born in Staten Island, New York
  • 20th Mickey Preger, horse trainer
  • 20th Gianpiero Moretti, Milan, Italy, steering wheel designer (Momo), (d. 2012)
  • 21st Solomon Burke, American singer
  • 22nd William Ritchie, vice-chancellor (Lancaster U)
  • 22nd Haing S. Ngor, Cambodian/American actor (d. 1996)
  • 22nd Jorge Ben Jor, Brazilian musician
  • 23rd Brian Hastings, cricketer (NZ batsman in 70's)
  • 23rd Luis Gasca, American trumpeter, born in Houston, Texas
  • 23rd Tariq Yunus, actor (Bollywood, Ashanti, Deceivers)
  • 24th Bob Mackie, Monterey Parks California, designer (Streisand, Cher)
  • 24th Don Jardine, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2006)
  • 25th Anita Bryant, Barnsdall Oklahoma, singer (George Gobel Show) and anti-homosexuality campaigner
  • 26th James Caan, American actor (Misery, The Godfather), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 26th Bill Ind, Bishop-designate (Truro)
  • 26th Braulio Baeza, jockey (National Horse Racing Hall of Famer)
  • 26th Nancy Pelosi, (Rep-D-California)
  • 26th Rod Lauren, rocker (If I Had a Girl)
  • 26th Servaes [J S] Huys, Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • 27th Austin Pendleton, Warren OH, actor (Short Circuit, Simon, Hello Again)
  • 27th June Wilkinson, Eastbourne England, actress (Absolutely Glamarous)
  • 27th Janis Martin, American singer (d. 2007)
  • 28th J Michael Plumb, Islip NY, equestrian (Oly-2 gold/4 silver-1976,84)
  • 28th Kevin Loughery, NBA star/coach (Balt, Philadelphia)
  • 28th Tony Barber, Australian television personality
  • 29th Raymond Davis, US rock vocalist (Funkadelic-Knee Deep)
  • 29th Astrud Gilberto, Brazil, singer (Girl From Ipanema)
  • 29th Eden Kane [Richard Graham Sarstedt], British singer, born in New Delhi, India

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30th Jerry Lucas, NBA center (Oly-gold-60, NY Knicks), born in Middletown, Ohio

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  • 30th Norman Gifford, cricketer (respected England slow left-armer 1964-73)
  • 31st Barney Frank, (Rep-D-MA, 1981- )
  • 31st Jim Criner, WLAF head coach (Scottish Claymores)
  • 31st Patrick J Leahy, (Sen-D-VT, 1975- )