Famous People Born in 1953

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 674

  • Jan 1st Alpha Blondy, [Seydou Kone], Ivory coast, reggae singer (Jerusalem)
  • Jan 1st Kevin Hangon, composer
  • Jan 1st Rochelle S Abramson, violinist
  • Jan 1st Greg Carmichael, British guitarist (Acoustic Alchemy)
  • Jan 3rd Angelo Parisi, France, heavyweight judo (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Jan 4th Norberto Alonso, Argentine footballer
  • Jan 5th Pamela Sue Martin, Westport Ct, actress (Nancy Drew, Fallon-Dynasty)
  • Jan 5th Steve Archer, American singer (The Archers)
  • Jan 5th Mike Rann, Australian politician
  • Jan 5th George Tenet, American CIA director
  • Jan 6th Malcolm Young, guitarist (AC/DC-Highway to Hell), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Jan 7th Agha Zahid, cricketer (open batting for Pak v WI 1975, scored 14 & 1)
  • Jan 7th Earl Wilber Force "Wire" Lindo, rocker (Bob Marley & the Wailers)
  • Jan 8th Bruce Sutter, pitcher (Cubs, Cards, Braves)
  • Jan 9th Morris Gleitzman, British-Australian children's author
  • Jan 10th Bobby Rahal, Indy-car racer (over 15 wins)
  • Jan 10th Pat Benatar, [Andrezejewski], American singer (Hell Is for Children), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 11th Anna Marchesini, Italian entertainer
  • Jan 11th John Sessions, Scottish actor
  • Jan 15th Boris Blank, rocker (Yello)
  • Jan 15th Randy White, NFL tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Jan 15th Kent Hovind, American evangelist
  • Jan 15th Ta-Tanisha, American actress
  • Jan 16th Robert Jay Mathews, American neo-Nazi (d. 1984)
  • Jan 17th Sheila Hutchinson, rocker
  • Jan 18th Brett Hudson, Portland Ore, comedian (Bonkers, Hudson Brothers Show)
  • Jan 19th Linda Hayden, Stanmore, Middlesex, English actress (The Blood on Satan's Claw, The Boys from Brazil)
  • Jan 19th Desi Arnaz Jr, actor (Craig-Here's Lucy, Fakeout, Joyride), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 19th Richard Legendre, Canadian politician
  • Jan 21st Fausto Bara, Mexico, actor (Gaucho-Renegades)
  • Jan 21st Paul Allen, American entrepreneur, co-founder of Microsoft
  • Jan 22nd Myung-Whun Chung, Seoul South Korea, pianist/conductor (Chung Trio)
  • Jan 22nd Jim Jarmusch, American director
  • Jan 23rd Lamont Robin Zander, rocker (Cheap Trick)
  • Jan 23rd Pat Haden, Westbury, NY, NFL quarterback (LA Rams)
  • Jan 23rd Antonio Villaraigosa, Hispanic-American 52nd Mayor of Los Angeles

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Jan 23rd Pavlo Lazarenko, Prime Minister of Ukraine (1996-97), born in Karpivka

Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Lazarenko
Prime Minister of Ukraine
Pavlo Lazarenko
  • Jan 24th Brian Matthews, Phila, actor (Burning)
  • Jan 25th Malcolm Green, rocker (Split Enz-I Got You)
  • Jan 25th The Honky Tonk Man, American professional wrestler
  • Jan 25th Mark Weil, Uzbek theatre director (d. 2007)
  • Jan 26th Andree C van Es, Dutch MP (PSP)
  • Jan 26th Bert Heerink, Amsterdam, rock vocalist
  • Jan 26th Lucinda Williams, singer
  • Jan 26th Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark
  • Jan 28th Debbie Steinbach, LPGA golfer
  • Jan 28th Michael Day, rocker
  • Jan 29th Dalila di Lazzaro, Udine Italy, covergirl/model (Vogue)
  • Jan 29th Hwang Woo-Suk, South Korean biomedical scientist
  • Jan 29th Teresa Teng, Taiwanese singer (d. 1995)
  • Jan 29th Lynne McGranger, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jan 30th Fred Hembeck, Yaphank, New York, American cartoonist
  • Jan 31st Aart Mol, Dutch bassist (Catapult)
  • Feb 1st Andy Mill, skier/husband of Chris Everet
  • Feb 1st C A Barnett, headmaster (Whitgift School)
  • Feb 1st Brendan Batson, English former footballer
  • Feb 2nd James Mndaweni, South African worker's union leader/president (NACTU)
  • Feb 2nd Penny Pulz, LPGA golfer
  • Feb 2nd Duane Chapman, American bounty hunter
  • Feb 3rd Savvas Tsitouridis, Greek politician
  • Feb 4th Svetlana Ulmasova, USSR, 3K (world title 1978)
  • Feb 4th Kitaro, Japanese composer
  • Feb 5th John Beilein, American basketball coach
  • Feb 6th Susie Hutchison, Flintridge California, equestrian show jumper (Olymp-96)
  • Feb 7th Robert Brazile, NFLer
  • Feb 7th Dan Quisenberry, American baseball player, born in Santa Monica, California, (d. 1998)
  • Feb 8th Mary Steenburgen, Newport Ark, actress (Parenthood, Time After Time)
  • Feb 8th Roger Clavet, Québécois politician
  • Feb 9th Andre Sevard, NHLer
  • Feb 9th Antonius GM "Toon" Agterberg, Dutch actor (Hunk)
  • Feb 9th Gary Franks, (Rep-R-Connecticut)
  • Feb 9th Gabriel Rotello, American television documentary producer
  • Feb 10th Carl Joseph Stone, composer
  • Feb 10th John Shirley, US, sci-fi author (Eclipse Penumbra, Eclipse Corona)
  • Feb 11th Alan Rubin, music figure (Blues Brothers)
  • Feb 11th Philip Anglim, actor (Dane-Thorn Birds), born in San Franciso, California
  • Feb 11th Stephen D Thorne, Frankfurt-on-Main, German FR, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut
  • Feb 11th [John Ellis] Jeb Bush, American politician (Governor of Florida (R) 1999-2007), born in Midland, Texas
  • Feb 12th Joanna Kerns, [de Varona], actress (Maggie-Growing Pains), born in San Franciso, California
  • Feb 12th Nabil Shaban, British actor
  • Feb 12th Robin Thomas, American actor
  • Feb 13th Sharon Wyatt, Lebanon Tenn, actress (Tiffany-General Hospital)
  • Feb 13th Suleiman Nyambui, Tanzanian runner (world record 5k indoor)
  • Feb 13th Rico J. Puno, Filipino pop singer
  • Feb 14th Wayne Siegel, composer
  • Feb 15th Derek Conway, British MP
  • Feb 15th Tony Adams, Irish film producer (d. 2005)
  • Feb 16th Andre St Lauren, NHLer
  • Feb 16th George Martin, NFLer (NY Giants)
  • Feb 16th Mike Ford, Canadian Tour golfer (1976 Port Jefferson Open), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 16th Roberta Williams, computer game designer
  • Feb 17th Janice Dickinson, American model (Vogue), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Feb 18th Derek Pellicci, rock drummer (Little River Band-Help Is On It's Way)
  • Feb 18th Nico Arzbach, rock guitarist/singer (Stampei, Dike)
  • Feb 18th Robin Bachman, Winnipeg, guitarist (BTO-You Aint Seen Nothing Yet)
  • Feb 19th Bill Kirchenbauer, actor/comedian (Coach-Just the 10 of Us)
  • Feb 19th Cristina Elisabet Fernández - Argentinian politician
  • Feb 19th Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, politician, President of Argentina (2007-2015), born in La Plata, Buenos Aires
  • Feb 20th Carol Cummins, Clintwood Va, 2nd of 5 siblings born on 2/20
  • Feb 20th Riccardo Chailly, Milan Italy, conductor (West Berlin Symph Orch)
  • Feb 20th Poison Ivy, American musician (The Cramps)
  • Feb 21st Christine Ebersole, Park Forest Ill, actress (SNL, Valerie, Tootsie)
  • Feb 21st William L Petersen, actor (Return to Lonesome Dove)
  • Feb 22nd Graham Lewis, English musician (Wire)
  • Feb 22nd Nigel Planer, British actor
  • Feb 23rd Sallie L Baliunas, astrophysicist
  • Feb 23rd Satoru Nakajima, Japanese racing driver
  • Feb 25th Garrett Glaser, entertainment correspondent (Entertainment Tonight)
  • Feb 25th José María Aznar, former Prime Minister of Spain
  • Feb 25th Kim Yeong-cheol, South Korean actor
  • Feb 26th Bree Walker, news anchor (WNBC TV, KNBC TV)
  • Feb 26th Michael Bolton, Ct, rock vocalist (That's What Love Is All About)
  • Feb 28th Ricky "Dragon" Steamboat, [Richard Blood], wrestler (NWA/WWF/WCW/AWA)
  • Feb 28th Ingo Hoffmann, Brazilian racing driver

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Feb 28th Paul Krugman, American economist and New York Times columnist (Nobel Prize in Economics 2008)

Economist Paul Krugman
Economist
Paul Krugman
  • Mar 1st Bandula Warnapura, cricketer (1st Sri Lanka Test captain)
  • Mar 2nd William Simmons, sax/keyboardist (Midnight Star-No Parking)
  • Mar 3rd Aleksandr Viktorovich Borodin, Russia, cosmonaut
  • Mar 3rd Dave Amato, rocker (REO Speedwagon-Can't Fight this Feeling)
  • Mar 3rd Zico, Brazilian footballer
  • Mar 4th Christopher H Smith, (Rep-R-NJ, 1981- )
  • Mar 4th Kay Lenz, actress (Moving Violations, Rich Man Poor Man), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 4th Emilio Estefan, Cuban percussionist
  • Mar 4th Scott Hicks, Ugandan-born film director
  • Mar 4th Paweł Janas, Polish football manager and former footballer
  • Mar 5th Russel D Feingold, (Sen-D Wisconsin)
  • Mar 5th Valery Grigoriyevich Korzun, Russian colonel/cosmonaut (TM-24)
  • Mar 6th Jackie Zeman, Englewood NJ, actress (Bobbie-General Hospital)
  • Mar 6th Jan Kjærstad, Norwegian author
  • Mar 7th Jules Shear, rock musician
  • Mar 7th Kathleen Sullivan, Pasadena Ca, newscaster (E!)
  • Mar 8th Jim Rice, Anderson, South Carolina, American MLB left fielder (AL MVP 1978)
  • Mar 8th Kathleen Ann Shower, Brookville Oh, Playmate of the Year (May, 1985)
  • Mar 8th Bob Brozman, American musician
  • Mar 8th Don Werner, American baseball player
  • Mar 9th Henriette J Toll, actress (Soldier of Orange)
  • Mar 10th Caroline H "Carolien" van de Berg, actress (Havinck)
  • Mar 10th Paul Haggis, Canadian film director
  • Mar 11th Bernie LaBarge, Canadian musician
  • Mar 12th Labamba, [Richard Rosenberg], rocker (Asbury Jukes)
  • Mar 12th Carl Hiaasen, American journalist and author
  • Mar 12th Madhav Kumar Nepal, Nepalese politician
  • Mar 13th Andy Bean, Lafayette Ga, PGA golfer (Western 1978, Kemper 1978)
  • Mar 13th Deborah Raffin, actress (Ransom, Demon, 40 Carats), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 14th Tim McKee, US, 400m medley swimmer (Olympic-silver-1972)
  • Mar 15th Colin Croft, cricketer (West Indian fast bowler 1977-82)
  • Mar 15th Judi Spiers, TV presenter
  • Mar 15th Richard Bruton, Irish politician
  • Mar 16th Isabelle Huppert, French actress
  • Mar 16th Richard Stallman, American free software activist
  • Mar 17th Filemon Lagman, Filipino communist revolutionary (d. 2001)
  • Mar 17th Chuck Muncie, American football running back, (d. 2013)
  • Mar 18th Helmer C Koetje, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
  • Mar 18th Jamie West-Oram, rocker (Fixx)
  • Mar 18th Margaret L Augustine, project manager (Biosphere 2), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Mar 18th Nicholas Wisdom, cricketer (son of comic Norman, 2 games Sussex 1974)
  • Mar 19th Billy Sheehan, rocker (Mr Big-Lean Into It)
  • Mar 19th Hans Rinn, German DR, 2 man lugist (Olympic-gold-1976, 80)
  • Mar 19th Ricky Wilson, Athens Ga, rock guitarist (B-52's-Love Shack)
  • Mar 21st Carl Wolfson, comedian (Thicke of the Night), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Mar 21st Shotgun Johnson [Robert], rock drummer (KC & the Sunshine Band-Give it Up)
  • Mar 22nd Thomas H Andrews, (Rep-D-Maine)
  • Mar 23rd Chaka Khan, [Stevens], Great Lakes Il, rocker (Rufus-I am Every Woman)
  • Mar 23rd Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, British MP
  • Mar 23rd Louie Anderson, Minn, comedian (Ratboy, Wrong Guys)
  • Mar 23rd Bo Diaz, Venezuelan baseball player (d. 1990)
  • Mar 24th Steve Lubbers, cricketer (capt of Dutch World Cup team 1996)
  • Mar 25th Haroon Rashid, cricketer (Pakistani & WSC batsman late 70's)
  • Mar 25th Mary Gross, actress/comedian (SNL, Club Paradise, Feds), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mar 26th Michael Bonagura, Newark NJ, country singer (Baille & Boys-Oh Heart)
  • Mar 26th Tatyana Providokhina, Russian 1K runner (world record)
  • Mar 26th Elaine Chao, U.S. Secretary of Labor
  • Mar 26th Lincoln Chafee, American Senator from Rhode Island
  • Mar 26th Youssouf Togoïmi, Chadian rebel (d. 2002)
  • Mar 27th Pamela Roylance, actress (Sarah-Little House on Prairie), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Mar 28th Nydia M Velazquez, (Rep-D-New York, 1993- )
  • Mar 28th Melchior Ndadaye, Burundian politician (d. 1993)
  • Mar 30th Cydney Bernard, American film producer
  • Mar 31st Greg Martin, Louisville Ky, singer (Ky Headhunters-Davy Crockett)
  • Mar 31st Sean Hopper, California, rock keyboardist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • Mar 31st Dennis Kamakahi, Grammy Award-winning musician (d. 2014), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Apr 1st Aftab Baloch, cricketer (Pakistani in 2 Tests, scored 428 for Sind 74)
  • Apr 1st Barry Sonnenfeld, director (Get Shorty, Men in Black), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 2nd David Robinson, drummer (Cars)
  • Apr 2nd Debralee Scott, Elizabeth NJ, actress (Cathy-Mary Hartman, Angie)
  • Apr 2nd Jim Allister, Northern Irish politician
  • Apr 3rd Huub van der Lubbe, Dutch rock singer (Stampei-The Dike)
  • Apr 3rd Craig Taubman, Jewish singer
  • Apr 4th Robert Bertrand, Canadian politician
  • Apr 5th John Buchanan, cricketer (Qld batsman 78-79, Shield coach 1995)
  • Apr 6th Janet Lynn, ice skater (Olympics-bronze-1972)
  • Apr 6th Christopher Franke, German musician and composer
  • Apr 7th Everard Endt, US, yachting (Olympic-gold-1952)
  • Apr 9th Hal Ketchum, Greenwich NY, country singer (Small Town Saturday Night)
  • Apr 9th Marc Jacobs, New York NY, American fashion designer
  • Apr 10th David Moorcroft, British athlete
  • Apr 10th Terre Roche, rocker (Roches)
  • Apr 11th Andrew Wiles, British mathematician
  • Apr 11th Guy Verhofstadt, Prime Minister of Belgium
  • Apr 13th Stephen Byers, MP