Famous People Born in April 1943

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

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

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  • Apr 16 Dave Peverett, English rocker (Foghat, Savoy Brown), born in London, England
  • Apr 16 Ewald Vanvugt, author (Kiss of Delight, Seed of Love)
  • Apr 16 Johnny Watkins, cricketer (NSW leg-spinner, bowled 6 overs for Aust)
  • Apr 16 Ruth Madoc, actress (Hi Di Hi)
  • Apr 17 Roy Estrada, rocker (Morthers Of Invention)
  • Apr 19 Mike Kelly, rocker (Duprees)
  • Apr 20 Edie Sedgwick, actress (Ciao Manhattan) and socialite, born in Santa Barbara, California (d. 1971)
  • Apr 20 Ian Watson, British sci-fi author (Book of Being, Whores of Babylon)
  • Apr 20 Michael Greer, Galesburg Ill, actor (Bobby Gentry Show)
  • Apr 20 John Eliot Gardiner, English conductor
  • Apr 22 Mel Carter, singer (Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me)
  • Apr 22 Steve Dunne, cricketer (NZ Test umpire on international panel)
  • Apr 22 Louise Gl├╝ck, American poet and 12th US Poet Laureate
  • Apr 23 Carmen von Thyssen, Barcelona Spain, Baroness
  • Apr 23 Herve Villechaize, France, "Da Plane! Da Plane!" (Fantasy Island)
  • Apr 23 Hugh Davies, English composer, born in Exmouth, Devon (d. 2005)
  • Apr 23 Tony Esposito, NHL goalie (Chicago Blackhawks), born in Ontario
  • Apr 23 [Gerardus] Bob van Toll, actor/interpreter/director (Pastorale 1943)
  • Apr 24 Richard Sterban, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • Apr 26 Gary Wright, singer, dream weaver (Spooky Tooth-It's All About)
  • Apr 26 Peter Zumthor, Swiss architect
  • Apr 27 Eugene Polyakov, Russian balletmaster (Paris Opera Ballet), born in Moscow (d. 1996)
  • Apr 27 Helmut Marko, auto racer (Le Mans Grand Prix)
  • Apr 28 Fantastic Johnny C[orley], US singer (Boogaloo down Broadway)
  • Apr 28 John Oliver Creighton, Orange Tx, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 51G, 36, 48)
  • Apr 28 Jacques Dutronc, French singer and actor
  • Apr 29 Duane Allen, Taylortown Texas, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira)
  • Apr 30 Bobby Vee, American pop singer (Night has a Thousand Eyes), born in Fargo, North Dakota (d. 2016)
  • Apr 30 Robert L Livingston, (Rep-R-Louisiana, 1977- )
  • Apr 30 Frederick Chiluba, former Zambian president (1991-2001)