Famous People Born in October 1942

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Oct 2 Steve Sabol, American filmmaker (35 Emmy awards, founder of NFL Films), born in Moorestown, New Jersey (d. 2012)

American Filmmaker and Founder of NFL Films Steve Sabol
American Filmmaker and Founder of NFL Films
Steve Sabol
  • Oct 3 Alan Rachins, American actor
  • Oct 4 Christopher Stone, Manchester NH, actor (Dave-Dallas, Interns)
  • Oct 4 Jenny Arean, [Joanna Klarenbeek], Dutch actress (Paul Chevrolet)
  • Oct 4 Karl W. Richter, American aviator (d. 1967)
  • Oct 5 Richard Street, Rhythm and Blues musician (The Temptations), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Oct 6 Britt Ekland, actress (Wicker Man, Asylum), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Oct 6 Fred Travalena, American comedian/impressionist (Buy & Cell), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 9 Shukri Ghanem, Libyan Prime Minister (2003-2006), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2012)
  • Oct 10 Radu Vasile, Romanian Prime Minister
  • Oct 11 Amitabh Bachan, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, Indian actor and film producer (Deewar)
  • Oct 11 Malvin Whitfield, Bay City Tx, track star (Oly-3 gold/silv/br-48, 52)
  • Oct 11 Victor H Fazio, (Rep-D-California, 1979- )
  • Oct 12 Daliah Lavi, Shavel Zion Israel, actress (Casino Royale, Lord Jim)
  • Oct 12 Melvin Franklin, Montgomery Alabama, musician (The Temptations)
  • Oct 13 Jerry Jones, owner/GM (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Oct 13 Pamela Tiffin, [Pamela Wonso], actress (Viva Max!), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Oct 13 Bob Bailey, American baseball player
  • Oct 14 Billy Harrison, Belfast Ireland, rock guitarist (Them)
  • Oct 15 Don Stevenson, rock drummer (Moby Grape), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Oct 15 James A Leach, (Rep-R-Iowa, 1977- )
  • Oct 16 Dave Lovelady, English musician (The Fourmost), born in Liverpool
  • Oct 17 Gary Puckett, vocalist (& Union Gap-Woman Woman, Young Girl)
  • Oct 18 Willie Horton, baseball slugger (Detroit Tigers)
  • Oct 18 Larry Pickering, Australian newspaper cartoonist
  • Oct 19 Andrew Vachss, American author and attorney
  • Oct 20 Earl Hindman, Bisbee AZ, actor (Wilson-Home Improvement)
  • Oct 21 Elvin Bishop, rock guitarist (Fooled Around & Fell in Love), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Oct 21 Les AuCoin, (Rep-D-OR, 1975- )
  • Oct 21 Allan Grice, Australian racing driver

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Oct 21 Judith Sheindlin, Jurist and Television personality (Judge Judy), born in Brooklyn, New York

Jurist/TV Personality Judith Sheindlin
Jurist/TV Personality
Judith Sheindlin
  • Oct 22 Annette Funicello, singer and actress (Mickey Mouse Club), born in Utica, New York, (d. 2013)
  • Oct 22 Robin John Maconie, composer
  • Oct 22 Bobby Fuller, Baytown, Texas, American rock vocalist/guitarist (Bobby Fuller Four)
  • Oct 23 Anita Roddick, English cosmetic manufacturer (Body Shop)

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Oct 23 Michael Crichton, novelist (Andromeda Strain, Congo, Looker), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2008)

  • Oct 26 Dietmar Polaczek, composer
  • Oct 26 John P "Jannie" Roux, South African sect to pres (Botha/De Klerk)
  • Oct 26 Bob Hoskins, British actor, (d. 2014)
  • Oct 27 Lee Greenwood, American country singer (God Bless the USA), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 27 Phillip Catherine, rocker
  • Oct 28 Kees Verkerk, skater World Champion (1967)/(Olympics-gold-68)
  • Oct 28 Sharron Moran, LPGA golfer
  • Oct 29 Johan Fleming Ramsland, British broadcaster
  • Oct 29 Bob Ross, American artist and television host (d. 1995)
  • Oct 30 Sven-David Sandstrom, composer
  • Oct 31 Ben M J Hennekam, Dutch MP (CDA)
  • Oct 31 David Ogden Stiers, Peoria Ill, actor (Winchester-M*A*S*H, Doc)
  • Oct 31 Dave McNally, American baseball player (d. 2002)