Famous People Born in April 1941

  • Apr 1 Ajit Wadekar, cricketer (stalwart Indian batsman & capt)
  • Apr 2 Leon Russell, musician and singer-songwriter (Carny), born in Lawton, Oklahoma (d. 2016)
  • Apr 3 Eric Braeden, Aust, actor (Victor Newman-Young & Restless, Colossus)
  • Apr 3 Jan Berry, American rock and roll vocalist (Jan and Dean-Dead Man's Curve), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 3 Carl Boenish, American father of BASE jumping (d. 1984)
  • Apr 3 PhilippĂ© Wynne, American musician (d. 1984)
  • Apr 4 Bill Tarmey, Ardwick, Manchester, actor (Coronation Street), (d. 2012)
  • Apr 5 Dave Swarbrick, British folk fiddler (Fairport Convention), born in New Malden, Surrey (d. 2016)
  • Apr 5 Michael Moriarty, actor (Bang the Drum Slowly, Q, Stuff), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Apr 5 Roman Balayan, Nerke Azerbaijan, director (Filer, Biryuk)
  • Apr 6 Hans W Geissendorfer, Augsburg Germany, director (Sternsteinhof)
  • Apr 6 Gheorghe Zamfir, Romanian musician
  • Apr 7 Gorden Kaye, British actor (Allo Allo), born in Huddersfield (d. 2017)
  • Apr 8 Peggy Lennon, singer (Lennon Sisters), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 8 Dame Vivienne Westwood, Tintwistle England, English fashion designer
  • Apr 9 Hannah Gordon, actress (Oh Alfie)
  • Apr 9 Kaye Adams, American country singer
  • Apr 9 Chu Song-woong, Korean stage actor (d. 1985)
  • Apr 10 Paul Theroux, American travel book writer (Mosquito Coast)
  • Apr 11 David Lyle Boren, (Sen-D-OK, 1979- )
  • Apr 11 Frederick "Rick" Hauck, astr (STS-7, STS 51-A, STS-26), born in Long Beach, California
  • Apr 11 Ellen Goodman, American political columnist
  • Apr 12 Julio B Euson, Aruban singer (I Use the Soap)
  • Apr 12 Bobby Moore, English footballer (d. 1993)
  • Apr 13 Michael Stuart Brown, American geneticist, Nobel laureate
  • Apr 14 Anatoli Pavlocich Fyodorov, cosmonaut

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Apr 14 Julie Christie, British actress (Darling, Doctor Zhivago), born in Chabua, Assam, India

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Apr 14 Pete Rose, MLB player and manager (Cincinnati Reds), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
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  • Apr 15 Howard L Berman, (Rep-D-CA, 1983- )
  • Apr 16 Cliff Stearns, (Rep-R-Florida)
  • Apr 17 Adolphus Hailstork, composer
  • Apr 17 Billy Fury, singer/guitarist (When Will You Say I Love You), born in Liverpool, England
  • Apr 17 Max Stafford-Clark, artistic director (Royal Court Theatre)
  • Apr 18 Mike Vickers, rock guitarist (Manfred Mann-Mighty Quinn)
  • Apr 18 Walter Francis Sweeney, Cohasset, Massachusetts, NFL Guard (San Diego Chargers), (d. 2013)
  • Apr 19 Michel Roux, chef de cuisine
  • Apr 19 Roberto Carlos, Brazilian singer
  • Apr 20 Ryan O'Neal, actor (Love Story, Paper Moon)
  • Apr 20 Joni Evans, American publisher (Simon & Schuster, Random House), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 23 Ed Stewart, British DJ and broadcaster (Crackerjack), born in Exmouth, Devon (d. 2016)
  • Apr 23 Hal Daub, (Rep-R-NB, 1981- )
  • Apr 23 Jacqueline Boyer, French singer
  • Apr 23 Paavo Lipponen, Prime Minister of Finland 1995-2003
  • Apr 23 Michael Lynne, American film executive
  • Apr 23 Ray Tomlinson, computer programmer (invented email and the @ sign), born in Amsterdam , New York (d. 2016)
  • Apr 24 John Williams, Australian guitarist (Acad Award), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Apr 25 Bertrand Tavernier, actor (Capt Conan, L627, Daddy Nostalgie)
  • Apr 25 Chris Augustine, rocker (Every Mother's Son)
  • Apr 25 Lawrence J Smith, (Rep-D-FL, 1983- )
  • Apr 25 Princess Muna al-Hussein, of Jordan
  • Apr 26 John Mitchell, American composer
  • Apr 27 Friedrich Goldmann, composer
  • Apr 27 Jan D Blaauw, Dutch MP (VVD)
  • Apr 27 Judith Blegen, Missoula Mont, opera singer (Papagena-Magic Flute)
  • Apr 27 Jennings Michael Burch, American author
  • Apr 27 Lee Roy Jordan, American football player
  • Apr 28 Ann-Margret, Valsjobya Sweden, actress (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy)
  • Apr 28 K. Barry Sharpless, American chemist, Nobel laureate
  • Apr 28 Lucien Aimar, French cyclist
  • Apr 28 Iryna Zhylenko, Ukrainian poet
  • Apr 29 Jonah Barrington, British World champion squash player (1966-73)
  • Apr 30 Johnny Farina, rocker (Santo & Johnny)
  • Apr 30 Wilfried Jentzsh, composer