Famous People Born in March 1944

  • 1st Dirk Benedict, Helena Mont, actor (A-Team, Battlestar Galactica)
  • 1st John B Breaux, (Rep-D-LA, 1972-88)
  • 1st John Napier, set designer (Royal Shakesphere Company), born in London, England
  • 1st Mike D'Abo, rock vocalist (Manfred Mann-Mighty Quinn)
  • 1st Roger Daltrey, English rocker/actor/producer (The Who-Tommy)
  • 2nd Katherine Crawford, actress (Captains & Kings, Gemini Man)
  • 2nd Leif Segerstam, composer
  • 2nd Pam Barnett, LPGA golfer
  • 2nd Uschi Glas, German actress
  • 3rd Janice Garfat, rocker (Dr Hook)
  • 4th Bobby Womack, American R&B singer/guitarist (Woman's Got to Have It), born in Cleveland, OH, (d. 2014)
  • 5th Paul Sands, comedian/actor (SCTV, Story Theater, St Elsewhere), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 5th Lucio Battisti, Italian singer (d. 1998)
  • 5th Roy Gutman, American journalist, Pulitzer Prize winner
  • 6th Kiri Te Kanawa, Gisborne NZ, operatic soprano (Don Giovanni)
  • 6th Mary Wilson, vocalist (Supremes-Where Did Our Love Go), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 7th Elton Gallegly, (Rep-R-California)
  • 7th Jorgen Theobaldy, writer
  • 7th Townes Van Zandt, Texas, singer/songwriter (Kathleen, Loretta), (d. 1997)
  • 7th Stanley Schmidt, American editor
  • 8th Carole Bayer Sager, NY, aka Mrs Burt Bachrach, singer (Arthur)
  • 8th Buzz Hargrove, Canadian labour leader
  • 8th Sergey Nikitin, Russian composer
  • 8th Palito Ortega, Argentine singer and actor
  • 9th Geoff Arnold, cricketer (England medium-pacer in 34 Tests 1967-75)
  • 9th Lee Irvine, cricketer (South African batsman, only Tests in 1970)
  • 9th Trevor Burton, rocker (Move)
  • 11th Ric Rothwell, drummer (Mindbenders-Games of Love)
  • 14th Clyde Lee, American NBA player, born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 14th Peter Paul Zahl, writer
  • 15th Chi Cheng, Taiwan, sprinter/80m hurdler (Oly-Bronze-68)
  • 15th David Costell, Pitts, rocker (Gary Lewis & the Playboys-Diamond Ring)
  • 15th Jacques Doillon director/writer (La Fille de Quinze Ans)
  • 15th Ralph MacDonald, rock percussionist (Graceland)
  • 15th Sly Stone, Dallas, rocker (Sly & the Family Stone-Everyday People)
  • 17th Cito Gaston, MLB manager (Toronto Blue Jays)
  • 17th John Sebastian, singer (Loving Spoonful, Welcome Back Kotter), born in NYC, New York
  • 17th Pat McCauley, N Ireland, rock drummer (Them)
  • 17th Pattie Boyd, English photographer and author (Mrs George Harrison/Mrs Eric Clapton)
  • 18th Dick Smith, Australian Adventurer and Businessman
  • 18th Amnon Lipkin-Shahak, Israeli military leader and politician, (d. 2012)
  • 19th Joseph Celli, composer
  • 19th Lynda Bird Johnson Robb, LBJ's daughter
  • 19th Myung-Wha Chung, Seoul Korea, cellist (Chung Trio)
  • 19th Said Musa, Prime Minister of Belize
  • 19th Sirhan Sirhan, Palestinian-born assassin
  • 21st Charles Edward Greene, Pine Bluff Ark, 4x100m runner (Oly-gold-1968)
  • 21st Henrik Colding-Jorgensen, composer
  • 21st Jamary Oliveira, composer
  • 21st Marie-Christine Barrault, actress (Stardust Memories), born in Paris, France
  • 22nd Jeremy Clyde, English musician (Chad and Jeremy) and actor, born in Dorney, Buckinghamshire
  • 22nd R P Mardling, headmaster (Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield)
  • 22nd T S "Tony" McPhee, rocker (Sad Go Round)
  • 23rd Michael Nyman, composer (Mesmer, Carrington)
  • 23rd Salim Altaf, cricketer (Pakistan medium-pacer in 21 Tests 1967-78)
  • 23rd George Scott, Greenville, MS, MLB player (Boston Red Sox), (d. 2013)
  • 24th Denny McLain, baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers, 31 wins in 1968)
  • 24th R. Lee Ermey, American actor
  • 24th Vojislav KoŇ°tunica, Serbian Prime Minister
  • 25th Ross Duncan, cricketer (one Test Australia v England 1971, 0-30)
  • 25th Terry L Bruce, (Rep-D-IL, 1985- )
  • 26th Diana Ross, [Earle], (Supremes, Lady Sings Blues, Mahogany), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 27th Khosrow Shakibai, Iranian actor (d. 2008)
  • 28th Ken Howard, American actor (Ken - The White Shadow), born in El Centro California (d. 2016)

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28th Rick Barry, Basketball forward (NY Nets, Golden State Warriors), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey

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  • 29th James Diggle, FBA, classicist
  • 29th John Suchet, British TV journalist (Independent TV News)
  • 30th Gerrit Komrij, Dutch poet/essayist (Happy Schizo)
  • 31st Rod Allen, [B Rodney Bainbridge] rock bassist/vocalist (Fortunes)
  • 31st Mick Ralphs, English guitarist (Mott the Hoople, Bad Company)