Famous People Born in 1944 (Part 5)

Birthdays 801 - 838 of 838

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Dec 15 Chico Mendes, Brazilian environmental activist and rubber tapper, born in Xapuri, Brazil (d. 1988)

Environmentalist Chico Mendes
Chico Mendes
  • Dec 16 John Abercrombie, American jazz guitarist, born in Portchester, New York
  • Dec 17 Ference Bene, Hungary, record 12 soccer goals (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • Dec 17 Jack L[aurence] Chalker, US, sci-fi author (Saga of Well World)
  • Dec 17 Bernard Hill, English actor
  • Dec 18 Deke [Roger] Leonard, Welsh rock musician (Man), born in Llanelli (d. 2017)
  • Dec 19 Richard Leakey, Kenyan paleoanthropologist, conservationist and politician, born in Nairobi, Kenya
  • Dec 19 Alvin Lee, Nottingham England, rock vocals/guitarist (10 Years After), (d. 2013)
  • Dec 19 Tim Reid, Norfolk VA, American actor and comedian (Venus Flytrap-WKRP, Frank's Place)
  • Dec 19 Zal Yanovsky, rock guitarist (Lovin' Spoonful-Do You Believe in Magic)
  • Dec 19 William Christie, American-born director of Les Arts Florissants
  • Dec 19 Mitchell Feigenbaum, American mathematical physicist
  • Dec 20 Gernot Wolfgruber, Austrian writer, born in Gmünd
  • Dec 20 Robert Colomby, American rock drummer (Blood Sweat & Tears-When I Die), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 20 Jean Fergusson, English actress
  • Dec 21 Jared Martin, American actor (Varian-Fantastic Voyage, Dusty-Dallas), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 21 Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor (NY Phil Young People), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 21 Zheng Xiaoyu, Chinese bureaucrat (d. 2007)
  • Dec 21 Bill Atkinson, English footballer
  • Dec 22 Barry Jenkins, rocker (Animals-House of the Rising Sun)
  • Dec 22 Steve Carlton, Phillies' pitcher (Cy Young '72, '77, '80, '82)
  • Dec 23 D J D Dees, pharmacist/Dutch minister of WVC (VVD)
  • Dec 23 U C Joshi, cricketer (Sussex off-spinner 1970-74 from India)
  • Dec 23 Wesley Clark, American military officer
  • Dec 24 Erhard Keller, German FR, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1968, 72)
  • Dec 24 Mike Curb, singer (Mike Curb Congregation), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • Dec 24 Oswald Gracias, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Bombay
  • Dec 25 Henry Vestine, rock guitarist (Canned Heat-On the Road Again)
  • Dec 25 Kenny Everett [Maurice James Christopher Cole], Seaforth Lancashire, British DJ and TV personality (Kenny Everett Show)
  • Dec 25 Jairzinho, Brazilian footballer
  • Dec 26 Jane Lapotaire, actress (Spirit of the Dead)
  • Dec 27 Mick Jones, rock guitarist (Foreigner-Want to Know What Love is)
  • Dec 27 Tracy Nelson, American singer, born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Dec 28 Johnny Isakson, American politician
  • Dec 28 Kary Mullis, American chemist, Nobel laureate
  • Dec 29 Rodney Redmond, NZ cricket (opener scored century in Test v Pak 1973)
  • Dec 30 William J. Fallon, U.S. Navy Admiral, former U.S. Central Command commander
  • Dec 31 Taylor Hackford, American director (Devil's Advocate, Ray), born in Santa Barbara, California