Famous People Born in 1941

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  • Jan 3rd Shima Iwashita, actress (Red Lion, Hara-Kiri, Double Suicide)
  • Jan 3rd Van Dyke Parks, Alabama, actor/musician (Bonino, Billy Crystal Hour)
  • Jan 4th John Bennett Perry, Williamstown Mass, singer/actor (Falcon Crest)
  • Jan 4th Maureen Reagan, 1st daughter of Ronald and Jane Wyman, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 5th Bob Cunis, cricketer (New Zealand pace bowler of the late 60's)
  • Jan 5th Grady Thomas, US rock vocalist (Parliaments, Funkadelic, Maggot Brain)
  • Jan 5th Mansur Ali Khan, cricketer (Nawab of Pataudi, Indian batsman & capt)
  • Jan 5th Hayao Miyazaki, Japanese filmmaker (Spirited Away), born in Tokyo

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Jan 5th Chuck McKinley, American tennis player, born in St. Louis, Missouri

Tennis Player Wimbledon Champion Chuck McKinley
Tennis Player Wimbledon Champion
Chuck McKinley
  • Jan 7th Ann Susan Hills, freelance journalist
  • Jan 7th Frederick Drew Gregory, Col USAF/astro (STS 51-B, 33, 44), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Jan 7th Robert Hicks, rocker (Paul Butterfield Blues Band)
  • Jan 7th Iona Brown, British violinist and conductor (d. 2004)
  • Jan 7th John E. Walker, English chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • Jan 8th Graham Chapman, England, comedian (Monty Python's Flying Circus)
  • Jan 8th Boris Vallejo, Peruvian illustrator
  • Jan 9th Joan Baez, folk singer/human rights advocate, born in Staten Island, New York
  • Jan 9th Gilles Vaillancourt, Quebec politician
  • Jan 11th Gérson, Brazilian footballer
  • Jan 12th Jaime B Fuster, (Rep-D-PR, 1985- )
  • Jan 12th Long John Baldry, England, blues vocalist (Don't try to Lay No Boogie)
  • Jan 13th Meinhard Nehmer, German DR, 2 man bobsledder (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • Jan 13th Pasqual Maragall, Spanish politician
  • Jan 14th C L "Gibby" Gilbert Jr, Chattanooga TN, PGA golfer (1976 Danny Thomas)
  • Jan 14th Marjoe Gortner, actor (Speak Up America, Falcon Crest), born in Long Beach, California

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Jan 14th [Dorothy] Faye Dunaway, Bascom Fl, actress (Chinatown, Bonnie & Clyde)

Actress Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
  • Jan 14th Milan Kučan, Slovenian statesman
  • Jan 15th Captain Beefheart, [Don Van Vliet], rocker (Bongo Fury, Shiny Beast)
  • Jan 16th Christine Janes, tennis player
  • Jan 16th Richard Bohringer, actor (Diva, I Married a Shadow), born in Paris, France
  • Jan 17th Dame Gillian Weir, New Zealand organist
  • Jan 18th Bobby Goldsboro, Marianna Fla, singer (Honey)
  • Jan 18th David Ruffin, Whynot Mississippi, early lead singer for The Temptations ("My Girl")
  • Jan 18th Iva Zanicchi, actress (Ragazza Tutta d'Oro)
  • Jan 18th Denise Bombardier, Quebec journalist, television host and novelist
  • Jan 19th Tony Anholt, British actor (d. 2002)
  • Jan 19th Colin Gunton, British theologian (d. 2003)
  • Jan 19th Pat Patterson, Canadian wrestler
  • Jan 20th Pierre Lalonde, Quebec singer and television host
  • Jan 21st Placido Domingo, opera tenor (Pinkerton-Mme Butterfly), born in Madrid, Spain
  • Jan 21st Richie Havens, Bkln, folk singer (Here Comes the Sun), (d. 2013)
  • Jan 21st Stathis Giallelis, Greek actor
  • Jan 21st Ivan Putski, Polish-born American professional wrestler
  • Jan 24th Aaron Neville, US singer/keyboardist (Neville Brothers)
  • Jan 24th Michael Chapman, Leeds England, rocker (Looking for 11)

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Jan 24th Neil Diamond, American singer-songwriter, born in Brooklyn, New York

Singer-songwriter Neil Diamond
Neil Diamond
  • Jan 25th Elzie "Buddy" Baker, American NASCAR driver, born in Florence, South Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Jan 25th Gregory Sierra, American actor
  • Jan 26th Henry Jaglom, actor (Eating, Lucky Ducks, Always), born in London, England
  • Jan 26th Scott Glenn, actor (Right Stuff, Personal Best, Backdraft), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 28th Joel Crothers, actor (Edge of Night), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

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Jan 30th Dick Cheney, 46th US Vice President, born in Lincoln, Nebraska

46th US Vice-President Dick Cheney
46th US Vice-President
Dick Cheney
  • Jan 30th Joe Terranoua, rocker (Danny & The Juniors)
  • Jan 30th Gregory Benford, American author and scientist
  • Jan 30th Tineke Lagerberg, Dutch swimmer
  • Jan 31st Jessica Walter, American actress (Play Misty For Me, Arrested Development), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 31st George S Mickelson, (Gov-SD)
  • Jan 31st Richard A Gephardt, (Rep-D-MO, 1977- )
  • Jan 31st Sharon Miller, LPGA golfer
  • Feb 1st Anatoliy Firssov, USSR, ice hockey play (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)
  • Feb 1st Franco Nones, Italy, 30K cross country skier (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • Feb 1st Robert Walmsley, British Vice-Admiral
  • Feb 1st Karl Dall, German television host
  • Feb 1st Jerry Spinelli, children's author
  • Feb 2nd Serge Alexandrovich Tcherepnin, composer
  • Feb 3rd Angelo D'Aleo, tenor (Dion & Belmonts-Teenager in Love), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Feb 3rd Bridget Hanley, Minneapolis Mn, actress (Here Come the Brides)
  • Feb 3rd Carol Mann, golfer (LPGA Hall of Fame 1977, 1965 US Open), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Feb 3rd Chuck Tharp, rock vocalist (Fireballs)
  • Feb 3rd Gary Bartlett, cricket pace bowler (NZ in 10 Tests in the 1960's)
  • Feb 3rd Neil Bogart, American record executive (d. 1982)
  • Feb 4th John Steel, rock drummer (Animals-House of the Rising Sun)
  • Feb 5th Barrett Strong, vocalist (Money, That's What I Want), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Feb 5th David Selby, Morganstown WV, actor (Falcon Crest, Flamingo Road)
  • Feb 5th Rick Laird, jazz musician (Gerry Niewood & Timepiece)
  • Feb 5th Stephen J Cannell, producer (Rockford Files)
  • Feb 5th Kaspar Villiger, Swiss Federal Councilor
  • Feb 6th Gigi Perreau, actress (Journey to Center of Time), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 6th Stephen Albert, composer
  • Feb 7th Peter Foxhall, Australian evangelist
  • Feb 8th Nick Nolte, American actor (The Thin Red Line, 48 Hrs), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Feb 8th Tom Rush, NH, rock guitarist/vocalist (Circle Game, Urge For Going)
  • Feb 9th Sheila James Kuehl, politician/actress (Zelda-Dobie Gillis)
  • Feb 10th John Hampshire, cricketer (of Yorkshire Century on debut for Eng 1969)
  • Feb 10th Michael Apted, director/researcher (Granada TV)
  • Feb 11th Glenn Randall Jr, stuntman (Species, Mrs Soffel, Return of the Jedi)
  • Feb 11th Jeremy Mackenzie, general
  • Feb 11th Sergio Mendes, jazz/pop musician (Brazil '66/'77/'88)
  • Feb 12th Naomi Uemura, mountain climber (1st Japanese to scale Everest)
  • Feb 12th Ross Morgan, cricketer (NZ batsman in 20 Tests 1965-72)
  • Feb 13th Bo Svenson, Goteborg Sweden, actor (North Dallas 40, Walking Tall)
  • Feb 13th Andrea Conte, First Lady of Tennessee
  • Feb 13th Sigmar Polke, German painter
  • Feb 14th Paul Tsongas, (Sen-D-Mass)
  • Feb 14th Donna Shalala, American educator
  • Feb 15th Brian Holland, US pianist/producer (Holland/Dozier/Holland)
  • Feb 15th Dan Crompton, Nottinghamshire, Chief Constable
  • Feb 15th Florinda Bolkan, Ceara Brazil, actress (Damned, Last Valley, Word)
  • Feb 16th Vitali Kuznetsov, USSR, judo (Olympic-silver-1972)
  • Feb 17th Gene Pitney, vocalist/songwriter (Town Without Pity), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Feb 17th Heidi Biebi, German Fed Rep, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • Feb 18th David Blue, [Cohen], Providence RI, rocker (Cupid's Arrow)
  • Feb 18th Herb Santiago, vocalist (Frankie Lymon & Teenagers-Why Do Fools Fall)
  • Feb 18th Irma Thomas, [Lee], US vocalist (It's Raining)
  • Feb 19th Carlos Roque Alsina, composer
  • Feb 19th Stephen Dobyns, US author/poet (Cold Dog Soup)
  • Feb 20th Buffy Sainte-Marie, Maine, folksinger (Now That the Buffalo Are Gone)
  • Feb 21st Charlie Shelburne, English earl/large landowner
  • Feb 22nd Hipólito Mejía, Dominican politician
  • Feb 23rd Frank Gerstenberg, Edinburgh, principal (George Watson's College)
  • Feb 23rd Robin Bynoe, cricketer (WI opening batsman in 4 Tests 1959-67)
  • Feb 23rd Ron Hunt, baseball player
  • Feb 24th Joanie Sommers, American singer and actress
  • Feb 25th David Puttnam, film producer/CEO (Columbia Pictures), born in London, England
  • Feb 25th Ramon Pagayon Santos, composer
  • Feb 25th Stewart Sutherland, Principal/Vice-Chancellor (Edinburgh University)
  • Feb 25th Susan Browning, Baldwin NY, actress (Pat-Mary Hartman)
  • Feb 26th Keith Thomson, cricketer (batted in 2 Tests NZ v India 1968)
  • Feb 26th Tony Ray-Jones, British photographer (d. 1972)
  • Feb 27th Ian McGarry, general secretary (British Actors' Equity Association)
  • Feb 27th Paddy Ashton, New Delhi India, British MP (Soc/Lib Democrat)
  • Feb 27th Andrew "Sandy" Wilson, Royal Air Force officer (1962–1995)
  • Feb 28th Alice May Brock, American author
  • Feb 28th Marty Sanders, American musician (Jay and the Americans)
  • Mar 1st Michael L Lampton, Williamsport Pa, astronaut
  • Mar 2nd David Satcher, 16th United States Surgeon General
  • Mar 4th John Aprea, actor (Lucas-Another World, The Godfather Part II), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • Mar 4th John Hancock, Hazen AR, actor (Black Marble, Traxx, Houston Knights)
  • Mar 6th Ann Winterton, British MP
  • Mar 6th Karyn Kupcinet, actress (Carol-Gertrude Berg Show)
  • Mar 8th Ivana Loudova, composer
  • Mar 8th Yvar Emilian Mikhashoff, composer
  • Mar 8th Andrei Mironov, Soviet actor (d. 1987)
  • Mar 9th Ger van Each, sculptor
  • Mar 9th Jim Colbert, Elizabeth NJ, PGA golfer (1969 Monsanto Open)
  • Mar 9th Ernesto Miranda, American litigant (d. 1976)
  • Mar 10th Daniel Kirkland Lentz, composer
  • Mar 10th Piotr Warzecha, composer
  • Mar 10th Sandra Palmer, LPGA golfer (1986 Mayflower Classic), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Mar 13th Mahmoud Darwish, Palestinian prominent poet and writer of prose.(d. 2008)
  • Mar 14th Wolfgang Petersen, Emden Germany, actor (Shattered, Enemy Mine)
  • Mar 15th Dick Top, Dutch actor/director (Witch of Haarlem)
  • Mar 15th Mike Love, California, rock saxophonist/vocalist (Beachboys-In My Room)
  • Mar 16th Robert Guéï, ruler of Côte d'Ivoire (d. 2002)
  • Mar 17th Paul Kantner, rock singer/guitarist (Jefferson Airplane), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2016)
  • Mar 17th Clarence Collins, US singer (Imperials-Tears on my pillow)
  • Mar 17th Edward Harper, composer
  • Mar 17th Wang Jin-pyng, Taiwanese politician

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Mar 18th Wilson Pickett, American R&B singer (Funky Broadway), born in Prattville, Alabama (d. 2006)

R&B and Soul Singer Songwriter Wilson Pickett
R&B and Soul Singer Songwriter
Wilson Pickett
  • Mar 18th Wolfgang Bauer, writer
  • Mar 18th John W. Derr, American politician
  • Mar 19th Lord Vestey, British food magnate/billionaire (Union International)
  • Mar 20th Carlos Lopez, jockey
  • Mar 20th Pat Corrales, American baseball player
  • Mar 21st Dirk D Frimout, Belgium, cosmonaut
  • Mar 21st Malcolm Francke, cricketer (leg-spinner, Ceylon 1956 to Qld 1984)
  • Mar 22nd Bruno Ganz, Zurich Switzerland, actor (Strapless, Wings of Desire)
  • Mar 22nd Gary Lewis, horse trainer
  • Mar 22nd Billy Collins, American poet
  • Mar 23rd Jim Trelease, American educator and children's literature author
  • Mar 25th Gudmund Hernes, Norwegian politician
  • Mar 26th Barclay Plager, hockey player/twin brother of hockey's Bob Plager
  • Mar 26th Bob Plager, hockey player/twin brother of hockey's Barclay Plager
  • Mar 26th Richard Dawkins, British evolutionary biologist
  • Mar 26th Yvon Marcoux, Quebec politician
  • Mar 27th Charles Pashayan Jr, (Rep-R-CA, 1979- )
  • Mar 27th Liese Prokop, Austria, pentathlete (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • Mar 27th Ivan Gašparovič, President of Slovakia
  • Mar 28th Alf Clausen, Minneapolis Mn, orchestra leader (Mary, Simpsons)
  • Mar 28th Charlie McCoy, Oak Hill WV, harmonica player (Hee Haw)
  • Mar 28th Jim Turner, American football player
  • Mar 29th Terence Hill, Venice Italy, actor (Super Fuzz, They Call Me Trinity)
  • Mar 29th Eden Kane, British singer
  • Mar 30th Brendan O'Friel, CEO (Prison Governors Association)
  • Mar 30th Robert C Smith, (Rep-R-NH, 1985- )
  • Mar 30th Ron Johnston, Vice-Chancellor (Essex U)
  • Mar 30th Sven Hamrin, Sweden, road race cycler (Olympic-bronze-1964)
  • Mar 30th Bob Smith, former American politician
  • Apr 1st Ajit Wadekar, cricketer (stalwart Indian batsman & capt)
  • Apr 2nd Leon Russell, Lawton KS, pianist/singer (Carny)
  • Apr 3rd Eric Braeden, Aust, actor (Victor Newman-Young & Restless, Colossus)
  • Apr 3rd Jan Berry, American rock and roll vocalist (Jan and Dean-Dead Man's Curve), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 3rd Carl Boenish, American father of BASE jumping (d. 1984)
  • Apr 3rd Philippé Wynne, American musician (d. 1984)
  • Apr 4th Bill Tarmey, Ardwick, Manchester, actor (Coronation Street), (d. 2012)
  • Apr 5th Dave Swarbrick, British folk fiddler (Fairport Convention), born in New Malden, Surrey (d. 2016)
  • Apr 5th Michael Moriarty, actor (Bang the Drum Slowly, Q, Stuff), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Apr 5th Roman Balayan, Nerke Azerbaijan, director (Filer, Biryuk)
  • Apr 6th Hans W Geissendorfer, Augsburg Germany, director (Sternsteinhof)
  • Apr 6th Gheorghe Zamfir, Romanian musician
  • Apr 7th Gorden Kaye, British actor
  • Apr 8th Peggy Lennon, singer (Lennon Sisters), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 8th Dame Vivienne Westwood, Tintwistle England, English fashion designer
  • Apr 9th Hannah Gordon, actress (Oh Alfie)
  • Apr 9th Kaye Adams, American country singer
  • Apr 9th Chu Song-woong, Korean stage actor (d. 1985)
  • Apr 10th Paul Theroux, American travel book writer (Mosquito Coast)
  • Apr 11th David Lyle Boren, (Sen-D-OK, 1979- )
  • Apr 11th Frederick "Rick" Hauck, astr (STS-7, STS 51-A, STS-26), born in Long Beach, California
  • Apr 11th Ellen Goodman, American political columnist