Famous People Born in April 1943

  • 2nd Glen Dale, [Richard Garforth], rock vocalist (Fortunes Deal)
  • 2nd Larry Coryell, Galveston Tx, jazz guitarist (11th House)
  • 3rd Jonathan Lynn, Bath England, writer/actor (Greedy, Bar Mitzvah Boy)
  • 3rd Mario Lavista, Mexican composer
  • 3rd Doreen Tracey, English-born Mouseketeer
  • 4th Ian Robertson, British museum director (National Army Museum)
  • 5th Jonathan Lynn, Bath England, actor (Danny-Doctor in the House)
  • 5th Max Gail, American actor (Barney Miller, Whiz Kids, DC Cab), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 6th Harry Conroy, trade unionist
  • 6th Joaquin Agostinho, Portuguese cyclist
  • 6th Roger Cook, investigative journalist/broadcaster
  • 6th Susan Tolsky, actress (Madame's Place, Here Comes the Brides), born in Houston, Texas
  • 7th Dennis Amiss, cricketer (prolific English batsman)
  • 7th Mick Abrahams, Luton, rock guitarist (Jethro Tull, Blodwyn Pig)
  • 7th Roberta Shore, Monterrey Park, California, actress/singer (Virginian)
  • 7th Spencer Dryden, rock drummer (Jefferson Airplane-Go Ask Alice), born in NYC, New York
  • 8th Carol Lavell, Fairfax Vt, equestrian dressage (Oly-bronze-92, 96)
  • 8th J P Kavanaugh, racehorse trainer
  • 8th Michael Bennett, aids victim/choreographer (Chorus Line)
  • 8th Robby Weaver, actor (Stone)
  • 8th Tony Banks, English politician (Lab)
  • 8th William Garth Morrison, Chief scout
  • 8th James Herbert, horror writer (The Rats), born in London, England (d. 2013)
  • 9th Terry Knight, rock producer and singer (Grand Funk Railroad), born in Lapeer, Michigan (d. 2004)
  • 11th E J Dommering, Dutch lawyer
  • 11th John Montagu, 11th Earl of Sandwich, British entrepreneur, politician and nobleman
  • 11th Elmer R Wilsoe, Island mayor (Curacao)
  • 12th Charles Ludlam, playwright/actor (Big Easy), born in NYC, New York
  • 13th Eve Graham, Scottish singer (The New Seekers), born in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross
  • 13th Billy Kidd, American skier
  • 14th Clarice Elaine Gaylord, director of research grants (EPA)
  • 14th Yvonne Vriens-Auerbach, Dutch MP (CDA)
  • 15th Riem de Wolff, Indonesian/Dutch singer/guitarist (Blue Diamonds)

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15th Robert Lefkowitz, American physician (Nobel Prize for Chemistry), born in NYC, New York

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  • 16th Dave Peverett, English rocker (Foghat, Savoy Brown), born in London, England
  • 16th Ewald Vanvugt, author (Kiss of Delight, Seed of Love)
  • 16th Johnny Watkins, cricketer (NSW leg-spinner, bowled 6 overs for Aust)
  • 16th Ruth Madoc, actress (Hi Di Hi)
  • 17th Roy Estrada, rocker (Morthers Of Invention)
  • 19th Mike Kelly, rocker (Duprees)
  • 20th Edie Sedgwick, actor (Ciao Manhattan), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 20th Ian Watson, UK, sci-fi author (Book of Being, Whores of Babylon)
  • 20th Michael Greer, Galesburg Ill, actor (Bobby Gentry Show)
  • 20th John Eliot Gardiner, English conductor
  • 22nd Mel Carter, singer (Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me)
  • 22nd Steve Dunne, cricketer (NZ Test umpire on international panel)
  • 22nd Louise Gl├╝ck, American poet and 12th US Poet Laureate
  • 23rd Carmen von Thyssen, Barcelona Spain, Baroness
  • 23rd Herve Villechaize, France, "Da Plane! Da Plane!" (Fantasy Island)
  • 23rd Hugh Davies, composer
  • 23rd Tony Esposito, Ontario, NHL goalie (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • 23rd [Gerardus] Bob van Toll, actor/interpreter/director (Pastorale 1943)
  • 24th Richard Sterban, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 26th Gary Wright, singer, dream weaver (Spooky Tooth-It's All About)
  • 26th Peter Zumthor, Swiss architect
  • 27th Eugene Polyakov, Russian balletmaster (Paris Opera Ballet), born in Moscow (d. 1996)
  • 27th Helmut Marko, auto racer (Le Mans Grand Prix)
  • 28th Fantastic Johnny C[orley], US singer (Boogaloo down Broadway)
  • 28th John Oliver Creighton, Orange Tx, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 51G, 36, 48)
  • 28th Jacques Dutronc, French singer and actor
  • 29th Duane Allen, Taylortown Texas, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira)
  • 30th Bobby Vee, Fargo ND, (Devil or Angel, Night has a Thousand Eyes)
  • 30th Robert L Livingston, (Rep-R-Louisiana, 1977- )
  • 30th Frederick Chiluba, former Zambian president (1991-2001)