Famous People Born in February 1947

  • Feb 1 Adam Ingram, British MP
  • Feb 1 Terry Hibbitt, soccer star
  • Feb 1 Mike Brant, Israeli pop singer (d. 1975)
  • Feb 1 Normie Rowe, Australian singer

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Feb 2 Farrah Fawcett, American actress (Charley's Angels, Burning Bed), born in Corpus Christi, Texas (d. 2009)

  • Feb 2 Aleksandr Medved, USSR, wrestler (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)
  • Feb 2 Derek Shulman, Scottish musician (Gentle Giant), born in Glasgow
  • Feb 2 Peter Lucia, rock drummer (Tommy James & Shondells-Crystal Blue)
  • Feb 3 Chose Alberts, [Krommenhoek], vocalist (Yet Many Years)
  • Feb 3 Dave Davies, rock vocalist/guitarist (Kinks-Lola), born in London, England
  • Feb 3 Joe Coleman, baseball pitcher (Washington, Detroit)
  • Feb 3 Koos Alberts, [Krommenhoek], Dutch vocalist (Many More Years to Come)
  • Feb 3 Melanie, [Safka], Astoria, vocalist/songwriter (Candles in Rain)
  • Feb 3 Paul Auster, US author/poet/director (Mr Vertigo, Smoke)
  • Feb 3 Stephen McHattie, Canadian actor
  • Feb 4 James Danforth "Dan" Quayle, USA (Sen-R-Ind, 44th Vice President 1989-93), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Feb 4 Jeannie Wilson, actress (Simon & Simon, Stir Crazy), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Feb 4 Sanford Bishop, (Rep-D-Georgia)
  • Feb 5 David Ladd, actor (Raymie, Catlow, Misty, Deathline), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 5 Mary Louise Cleave, Southampton NY, PhD/astronaut (STS 61-B, STS 30)
  • Feb 5 Darrell Waltrip, American race car driver
  • Feb 6 Charles Hickcox, US, 200m/400m medley swimmer (Olympic-3 gold-1968)
  • Feb 7 Joe Shea, American journalist
  • Feb 8 Sam Gannon, cricketer (Austr lefty quick, 3 Tests v India 1977-78)
  • Feb 9 Joe Ely, Amarillo Tx, country vocalist (Honky Tonk Masquerade)
  • Feb 9 Major Harris, US R&B-singer (Love won't Let me wait)
  • Feb 9 Carla Del Ponte, Swiss UN prosecutor
  • Feb 10 Louise Arbour, Canadian judge
  • Feb 10 Butch Morris, American jazz cornetist and composer
  • Feb 10 Nicholas Owen, English newsreader
  • Feb 11 Joselito, Spanish singer
  • Feb 11 Kikko Matsuoka, Japanese actress
  • Feb 12 Guus Willemse, Dutch bassist/singer (Solution)
  • Feb 12 Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Indian leader of Damdami Taksal (d. 1984)
  • Feb 13 Mike Krzyzewski, basketball coach
  • Feb 13 Tony Butler, rock bassist (Big Country-It's a Big Country, Wonderland)
  • Feb 14 Tim Buckley, singer-songwriter, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1975)
  • Feb 14 Heidemarie Rosendahl, German FR, long jumper (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • Feb 14 Judd Gregg, (Rep-R-NH, 1981- )
  • Feb 14 Pham Tuan, Vietnam, cosmonaut (Soyuz 37/36)
  • Feb 14 Salah-ud-Din, cricketer (played 5 Tests for Pakistan 1965-69)
  • Feb 15 John Adams, Worcester Mass, composer (Nixon in China)
  • Feb 15 Marisa Berenson, American actress (Barry Lyndon, Death in Vienna, SOB), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 15 Rusty Hamer, Tenafly NJ, actor (Rusty-Make Room for Daddy)
  • Feb 15 David Brown, American guitarist (Santana) (d. 2000)
  • Feb 16 Franz West, artist (Flause), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2012)
  • Feb 17 Ben Cramer, Dutch vocalist (Clown)
  • Feb 17 Dallas Adams, British actor/painter/writer (Terror From Within)
  • Feb 17 Dodie Stevens, actress (Mary Hartman!)
  • Feb 18 Carlos A Lopes, Portugal, marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1984)
  • Feb 18 Dennis De Young, vocalist (Styx-Babe), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Feb 18 Eliot Engel, American politician (Rep-D-NY), born in New York City
  • Feb 18 Princess Maria Christina, [Marijke], of Netherlands
  • Feb 19 Peter Bird, ocean rower
  • Feb 19 Tim Shadbolt, mayor of Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Feb 20 Andre van Duin, [Kyvon], Dutch entertainer (Bloemkoole)
  • Feb 20 Jennifer O'Neill, Rio de Janeiro Brazil, actress (Summer of '42)
  • Feb 20 Eggert Magnusson, Icelandic football executive
  • Feb 20 Peter Osgood, English footballer (d. 2006)
  • Feb 20 Peter Strauss, American actor
  • Feb 21 Olympia J Snowe, (Rep-R-ME, 1979- )
  • Feb 21 Victor Sokolov, Russian journalist (d. 2006)
  • Feb 22 John Bryant, (Rep-D-TX, 1983- )
  • Feb 23 Anton Mosimann, Swiss chef (Dorchester Hotel), born in Solothurn, Swiss Jura
  • Feb 23 Colin Sanders, British computer engineer (Solid State Logic)
  • Feb 23 Geoff Cope, cricketer (England off-spinner 1977-78)
  • Feb 23 Shakira Caine, Guyana, actress (Man Who be King)/Miss Guyana (1967)
  • Feb 23 John McWethy, American journalist (d. 2008)
  • Feb 23 Pia Kj√¶rsgaard, Danish politician
  • Feb 24 Edward James Olmos, Cal, actor (Miami Vice, Stand & Deliver, Triumph)
  • Feb 24 Lonnie Turner, bassist/vocalist (Steve Miller Band-Abracadabra)
  • Feb 24 Rupert Holmes, English musician
  • Feb 25 Eddie Thomson, Australian soccer coach (Olyroos, Olympics-96)
  • Feb 25 Lee Evans, Madera, California, American 400m runner (Olympic-2 gold-1968)
  • Feb 25 Lewis Moonie, British MP
  • Feb 26 Sandie Shaw [Sandra Goodrich], Dagenham, Essex, English rocker (Girl Don't Come)
  • Feb 27 Ashley Woodcock, cricketer (one Test Aust v NZ 1974, only knock 27)
  • Feb 27 Gidon Kremer, Riga Latvia, violinist (Tchaikovsky Prize 1970)
  • Feb 27 Marian G Klaren, Dutch mime/actress (Red Cabbage)
  • Feb 28 Stephanie Beacham, England, (Devil's Widow, Schizo, Dallas, Colbys)