Famous People Born in 1949 (Part 3)

Birthdays 401 - 600 of 794

  • Jul 13 Helena Fibingerova, Czech, shot putter (Olympic-bronze-1976)
  • Jul 14 Joyce Benson, LPGA golfer
  • Jul 14 Lukas D Barnard, head of South Africa secret service (NIS)
  • Jul 15 John Arthur Casken, composer
  • Jul 15 Kerry Short, Vineland Ont, Canad Tour golfer (Highland Amat-1981, 84)
  • Jul 15 Trevor Horn, rock producer (Buggles-Video Killed, Yes, Frankie)
  • Jul 15 WiIlliam Faure, producer
  • Jul 15 Carl Bildt, Swedish politician
  • Jul 16 Alan "Fitz" Fitzgerald, rock keyboardist/vocalist (Night Ranger)
  • Jul 16 Cyndy Garvey, wife of Steve Garvey, talk show host (AM LA), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jul 16 Ray Major, rock guitarist (British Lions)
  • Jul 17 Mick Tucker, rock drummer (Sweet Harlesden), born in London, England
  • Jul 17 Mike Vale, rock bassist (Tommy James & The Shondells)
  • Jul 17 Geezer Butler, English rock bassist (Black Sabbath), born in Birmingham, England
  • Jul 17 Charlie Steiner, American sports broadcaster
  • Jul 18 Dennis Lillee, Australian cricket fast bowler (1971-84)
  • Jul 19 Ivar Kants, Australian actor
  • Jul 21 Ludmila Smirnova, USSR, pairs figure skater (Olympic-silver-1972)
  • Jul 21 Al Hrabosky, baseball player
  • Jul 22 Dianne Dailey, LPGA golfer
  • Jul 22 Lasse Viren, Finland, 5K/10K runner (Olympic-gold-1972, 76)
  • Jul 22 Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai and PM of UAE

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Jul 22 Alan Menken, American Disney composer (Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast - 8 Oscars), born in New Rochelle, New York

Disney Composer Alan Menken
Disney Composer
Alan Menken
  • Jul 23 Clive Rice, South African cricket all-rounder (WSC 1978-79, ODI 1991), born in Johannesburg, Transvaal Province (d. 2015)
  • Jul 24 Marjanne Sint, Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • Jul 24 Michael Richards, comedian (Fridays, Kramer-Seinfeld), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 26 Roger Taylor, British rock drummer (Queen-Bohemian Rhapsody)
  • Jul 26 William M Shepherd, Oak Ridge Tn, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 27, 41, 52)
  • Jul 27 David Muse, rocker (Firefall)
  • Jul 27 Jeremy Thomas, actor (Family Life)

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Jul 27 Maureen McGovern, singer (Got To Be a Morning After), born in Youngstown, Ohio

  • Jul 27 André Dupont, Quebec ice hockey player
  • Jul 28 Simon Kirke, rock drummer (Bad Company), born in London, England
  • Jul 28 Steve Peregrin Took, English musician (Tyrannosaurus Rex), born in London (d. 1980)
  • Jul 28 Vida Blue, major-league pitcher (Cy Young & AL MVP 1971)
  • Jul 28 Peter Doyle, Australian singer (The New Seekers) (d. 2001)
  • Jul 28 Randall Wallace, American screenwriter and film producer
  • Jul 29 Marilyn Tucker Quayle, novelist/wife of Vice President Dan Quayle (1989-93)
  • Jul 29 Stephen Burleigh, Wheeling WV, actor (Love & Betrayal, Afterburn)
  • Jul 29 Leslie Easterbrook, American actress (The Devil's Rejects, Police Academy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 30 Joyce Jones, US singer (1st Choice)
  • Jul 30 Duck Baker, American guitarist
  • Aug 1 Nigel Lucius Graeme Finch, TV director/film-maker
  • Aug 1 Primous, III Fountain, composer
  • Aug 1 Kurmanbek Bakiyev, President of Kyrgyzstan
  • Aug 2 "Fat" Larry James, US drummer (Fat Larry's Band)
  • Aug 2 Bertalan Farkas, Bulgaria, cosmonaut (Soyuz 36/35)
  • Aug 2 Madeleine Smith, Sussex England, actress (Vampire Lovers)
  • Aug 2 James Fallows, American journalist
  • Aug 3 Morris "B B" Dickerson, bassist (War, Low Rider, Outlaw), born in Torrence, California
  • Aug 3 Reed Waller, American comic book author
  • Aug 3 Valeri Vasiliev, Gorky Soviet Union, ice hockey defenceman (2x oly gold), (d. 2012)
  • Aug 4 John Riggins, NFL running back (NY Jets, Wash Redskins)
  • Aug 6 Joyce McKinney, Avery County NC, Miss Wyoming (1972)
  • Aug 6 Dino Bravo, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 1993)
  • Aug 6 Alan Campbell, Northern Irish clergyman
  • Aug 6 Clarence Richard Silva, Catholic Bishop of Honolulu
  • Aug 7 Carlo Novi, Mexican songwriter and saxopone player (Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes), born in Mexico City (d. 2010)
  • Aug 7 Walid Jumblatt, Lebanese political leader
  • Aug 8 Airrion Love, US singer (Stylistics-16 Bars)
  • Aug 8 Bela Magyari, Hungary, cosmonaut
  • Aug 8 Keith Carradine, San Mateo California, actor (Young Guns, Pretty Baby)
  • Aug 8 Ricardo Londoño, Colombian racing driver
  • Aug 9 Jonathan Kellerman, American writer
  • Aug 10 Gene Johnson, Sugar Grove Pa, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle)
  • Aug 11 Eric Carmen, rocker (All by Myself), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Aug 11 Ian Charleson, actor (Gandhi, Chariots of Fire), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Aug 11 Tim Hutchinson, (Rep-R-Arkansas)
  • Aug 12 Anthony Akerman, South Africa, director
  • Aug 12 Fernando Collor de Mello, president of Brazil (1990-92)
  • Aug 12 Mark Knopfler, guitar/vocals (Dire Straits-Sultans of Swing)
  • Aug 12 Panagiotis Chinofotis, Greek politician
  • Aug 13 Bobby Clarke, Manitoba, NHL player/coach (Philadelphia Flyer)
  • Aug 13 Peter J Visclosky, (Rep-D-Indiana, 1985- )
  • Aug 13 Sheralee, vocalist (Your Hit Parade), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Aug 14 John Tarrant, Tasmania, 1st Australian born Zen teacher
  • Aug 14 Bob Backlund, American wrestler
  • Aug 15 Ann Ryerson, Wisc, actress (Pvt Carol Winter-Pvt Benjamin)
  • Aug 15 Carlien Brouwer, translator/missing since Jan 6, 1994
  • Aug 15 Kate Taylor, American singer-songwriter (It's in His Kiss), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Aug 15 Beverly Burns, American pilot and 1st woman to captain a Boeing 747, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Aug 15 Richard Deacon, Welsh sculptor
  • Aug 16 Bill Spooner, rock guitarist/vocalist (Tubes)
  • Aug 16 Scott Asheton, American musician (The Stooges)
  • Aug 17 Sib Hashian, rock drummer (Boston), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Aug 17 Norm Coleman, American politician
  • Aug 18 Nigel Griggs, rocker (Split Enz)
  • Aug 20 Phil Lynott, Irish rock musician (Thin Lizzy), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1986)
  • Aug 20 Nikolas Asimos, Greek composer and singer (d. 1988)
  • Aug 20 Norman Featherstone, South African cricketer
  • Aug 20 Alan Hardwick, English TV presenter
  • Aug 21 Loretta Devine, American actress
  • Aug 22 Diana Nyad, swimmer (1st to swim Bahamas to Fla-1979)
  • Aug 22 Doug Bair, baseball player
  • Aug 22 Þórarinn Eldjárn, Icelandic writer
  • Aug 22 Alfred Musema, Rwandan genocidaire
  • Aug 23 Christopher Blake, actor (Alexa)
  • Aug 23 Geoff Capes, shot putter
  • Aug 23 John Bauldie, music journalist/dylanologist
  • Aug 23 Norah Ellen O'Neill, airline pilot (Flying Tigers)
  • Aug 23 Pieter J Biesheuvel, lawyer/Dutch MP (CDA)
  • Aug 23 Rick Springfield, Australia, (General Hospital, Jessie's Girl)
  • Aug 23 Shelley Long, actress (Diane-Cheers, Money Pit), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • Aug 23 Woody Paul, [Paul Chrisman], singer (Riders in the Sky), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Aug 23 Katiana Balanika, Greek actress and singer
  • Aug 24 Anna Lee Fisher, St Albans NY, MD/astronaut (STS 51-A)
  • Aug 24 Joe Regalbuto, American actor (Knots Landing, Frank-Murphy Brown), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 24 Stephen Harrison Paulus, composer
  • Aug 24 Charles Rocket, American actor (d. 2005)
  • Aug 25 Gene Simmons, [Chaim Witz], Haifa Israel, rock guitarist (KISS-Beth)
  • Aug 25 John Savage, Old Bethpage NY, actor (The Deer Hunter, Maria's Lovers)
  • Aug 25 Martin Amis, English novelist
  • Aug 25 Fariborz Lachini, Canadian-Iranian composer
  • Aug 26 John Baldwin, light middleweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1968), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Aug 26 Robert (Bob) Cowsill, (The Cowsills - Hair, We Can Fly), born in Newport, Rhode Island
  • Aug 27 Andrew McKay, conservative MP
  • Aug 27 Douglas Fred Tewell, Baton Rouge LA, PGA golfer (1980 Sea Pines)
  • Aug 27 Edith Valckaert, Belgian violinist
  • Aug 27 Edmund Weiner, lexicographer
  • Aug 27 Jeff Cook, Fort Payne Ala, country guitar/vocalist (Alabama-Mt Music)
  • Aug 28 Hugh Cornwell, rocker (The Stranglers-Dreamtime)
  • Aug 29 Peter John Wiegold, composer
  • Aug 30 Peter Maffay, German musician
  • Aug 30 Ted Ammon, American financier (d. 2001)
  • Aug 30 Christopher Collins, American actor and comedian (d. 1994)
  • Aug 30 Don Boudria, Canadian politician

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Aug 31 Richard Gere, actor (Breathless, Cotton Club, Pretty Woman), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Aug 31 Rick Roberts, rocker (Firefall)
  • Sep 1 P.A. Sangma, Indian politician
  • Sep 2 Albert West[laken], Dutch singer (Dumb Willie)
  • Sep 3 Patriarch Peter VII of Alexandria (d. 2004)
  • Sep 3 José Pekerman, Argentine football manager
  • Sep 4 Thomas Sturges Watson, PGA golfer (1975 Byron Nelson), born in Kansas City, Missouri

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Sep 4 Tom Watson, golfer (British Open 1975, 77, 80, 82, 83), born in Kansas City, Missouri

Golfer Tom Watson
Golfer
Tom Watson
  • Sep 4 Dean Pees, National Football League defensive coordinator
  • Sep 5 David "Clem" Clempson, rocker (Humble Pie)
  • Sep 6 Jimmy Litherland, rocker (Mitarbeit)
  • Sep 6 Mhlabunzima Maphumulo, South African Kwazulu politician
  • Sep 7 Gloria Gaynor, disco singer (I Will Survive), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Sep 7 Barry Siegel, American journalist
  • Sep 9 Joe Theismann, NFL QB (Redskins)/sportscaster
  • Sep 9 John Curry, England, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • Sep 9 Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Indonesian politician
  • Sep 10 Barriemore Barlow, rocker (Jethro Tull)
  • Sep 10 Don Muraco, professional wrestler
  • Sep 10 Bill O'Reilly, American journalist and commentator
  • Sep 11 Marty Liquori, US, runner (AAU 3 mile-1979 (13:14.7))
  • Sep 11 Roger Uttley, English rugby player
  • Sep 11 Bill Whittington, race car driver
  • Sep 12 Irina Rodnina, USSR, pairs figure skater (Olympic-gold-1972, 76, 80)
  • Sep 12 Tony Stevens, English rocker (Foghat, Savoy Brown), born in London
  • Sep 14 Steve Gaines, Seneca Mo, rock vocalist (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
  • Sep 14 Tommy Seebach, Danish musician (d. 2003)
  • Sep 14 Eikichi Yazawa, Japanese singer
  • Sep 15 Joe Barton, Waco Texas, American politician (U.S. House of Representatives since 1985)
  • Sep 16 Ed Begley Jr, LA Cal, actor (Eating Raoul, St Elsewhere, Parenthood)
  • Sep 16 Susan Ruttan, Oregon City Ore, actress (Roxanne Melman-LA Law)
  • Sep 18 Jim McCrery, (Rep-R-Louisiana)
  • Sep 18 Kerry Livgren, Kansas, rock guitarist (Kansas)
  • Sep 18 Mo Mowlam, British politician (d. 2005)
  • Sep 18 Peter Shilton, English footballer
  • Sep 18 Billy Drago, American actor
  • Sep 19 Twiggy Lawson, [Leslie Hornby], England, model/actress (Boyfriend, W)
  • Sep 19 Barry Scheck, American lawyer, co-founder Innocence Project
  • Sep 20 Jan Hendriks, guitarist (Doe Maar)
  • Sep 20 Anthony Denison, American actor
  • Sep 20 John W. Henry, American businessman and owner of sports teams (Boston Red Sox and Liverpool Football Club), born in Quincy, Illinois
  • Sep 22 David Coverdale, England, rock vocalist (Whitesnake, Deep Purple)
  • Sep 22 Harold Carmichael, NFL wide receiver (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Sep 22 Jim Keith, American conspiracy theorist and author (d. 1999)
  • Sep 22 Jim McGinty, Australian politician
  • Sep 23 Bruce Springsteen, [Boss], Asbury NJ, rock musician (Born in the USA)
  • Sep 25 Anson Williams, actor (Potsie-Happy Days), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 25 Inshan Ali, cricketer (big-spinning WI chinaman bowler 1971-77)
  • Sep 25 Jerry F Costello, (Rep-D-Illinois)
  • Sep 25 Mimi Kennedy, actress (Spencer, 3 girls 3, Under 1 Roof), born in Rochester, New York
  • Sep 26 Leonide F M "Leonie" Triesschijn, Dutch actress/mime
  • Sep 26 Martin Delray, Texarkana Ar, country singer (Get Rhythm))
  • Sep 26 Jane Smiley, American novelist
  • Sep 26 Minette Walters, English novelist

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Sep 27 Mike Schmidt, MLB third baseman & HR hitter (Phillies), born in Dayton, Ohio

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt
  • Sep 27 Robb Weller, TV host (Entertainment Tonight, Home Show)
  • Sep 27 Graham Richardson, Australian politician
  • Sep 27 Jahn Teigen, Norwegian singer
  • Sep 29 Steve Busby, footballer
  • Sep 29 Tony Hoty, actor (Ransom, Paper), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sep 29 George Dalaras, Greek singer
  • Sep 30 Michel Tognini, Vincennes France, astronaut (Soyuz TM-15, sk: STS 93)
  • Oct 1 Isaac Bonewits, American author

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Oct 2 Annie Leibovitz, American photographer (Rolling Stones), born in Waterbury, Connecticut

Photographer Annie Leibovitz
Photographer
Annie Leibovitz
  • Oct 2 Richard Hell, [Richard Myers], Lexington Ky, rock bassist (Television)
  • Oct 3 Yekaterina Aleksandrowna Ivanova, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz T-15A)
  • Oct 3 Lindsey Buckingham, Palo Alto, California, American guitarist/lead singer (Fleetwood Mac)
  • Oct 4 Armand Assante, actor (Private Benjamin, Unfaithfully Yours), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 4 Stephen Gyllenhaal, American director
  • Oct 5 Ralph Goodale, Canadian politician

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Oct 5 Bill James [George William James], American baseball writer and statistician ( sabermetrics), born in Holton, Kansas

Baseball Writer and Statistician Bill James
Baseball Writer and Statistician
Bill James
  • Oct 5 B. W. Stevenson, American singer (d. 1988)
  • Oct 6 Bobby Farrell, Jamaica, rock vocalist
  • Oct 7 Catherine Duggan, LPGA golfer