Famous People Born in April 1953

  • Apr 1 Aftab Baloch, cricketer (Pakistani in 2 Tests, scored 428 for Sind 74)
  • Apr 1 Barry Sonnenfeld, director (Get Shorty, Men in Black), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 2 David Robinson, drummer (Cars)
  • Apr 2 Debralee Scott, Elizabeth NJ, actress (Cathy-Mary Hartman, Angie)
  • Apr 2 Jim Allister, Northern Irish politician
  • Apr 3 Huub van der Lubbe, Dutch rock singer (Stampei-The Dike)
  • Apr 3 Craig Taubman, Jewish singer
  • Apr 4 Robert Bertrand, Canadian politician
  • Apr 5 John Buchanan, cricketer (Qld batsman 78-79, Shield coach 1995)
  • Apr 6 Janet Lynn, ice skater (Olympics-bronze-1972)
  • Apr 6 Christopher Franke, German musician and composer
  • Apr 7 Everard Endt, US, yachting (Olympic-gold-1952)
  • Apr 9 Hal Ketchum, country singer (Small Town Saturday Night), born in Greenwich Village, New York
  • Apr 10 David Moorcroft, British athlete
  • Apr 10 Terre Roche, rocker (Roches)
  • Apr 11 Andrew Wiles, British mathematician
  • Apr 11 Guy Verhofstadt, Prime Minister of Belgium
  • Apr 11 Branimir "Johnny" Štulić, Croatian rock singer (Azra), born in Skopje, Yugoslavia
  • Apr 13 Stephen Byers, British politician (L), (MG Rover Group controversy), born in Wolverhampton
  • Apr 14 Irina Rudolfovna Pronina, Russian cosmonaut
  • Apr 14 David Buss, Evolutionary psychologist
  • Apr 16 Jay O Sanders, actor (Meeting Venus, V I Warshawski), born in Austin, Texas
  • Apr 16 J. Neil Schulman, American writer

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Apr 18 Rick Moranis, Canadian actor (SCTV, Honey I Shrunk the Kids, Spaceballs), born in Toronto, Ontario

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  • Apr 19 Sara Simeoni, Italy, high jumper (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Apr 19 Rod Morgenstein, American musician (Winger), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 19 Ruby Wax, British television personality
  • Apr 20 Sebastian Faulks, British novelist
  • Apr 21 Edward Ray Fiori, PGA golfer (1979 Southern Open), born in Lynwood, California
  • Apr 22 Steve Bond, Haifa Israel, actor (General Hospital, To Die For)
  • Apr 22 Juhani Komulainen, Finnish composer
  • Apr 23 Fred Upton, (Rep-R-Michigan)
  • Apr 23 James Russo, American actor (My Own Private Idaho, China Girl), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 24 Eric Bogosian, Woburn MA, actor (Talk Radio)
  • Apr 24 John P Hiler, (Rep-R-IN, 1981- )
  • Apr 24 Porter Carroll Jr, drummer (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)
  • Apr 25 Gary Cosier, cricketer (Australian batsman 1975-78, 109 on debut v WI)
  • Apr 25 Ron Clements, American animation director
  • Apr 27 Ellen L Shulman Baker, MD/astronaut (STS 34, 50, 71), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • Apr 27 Arielle Dombasle, French singer and actress
  • Apr 28 Julie Cole, LPGA golfer
  • Apr 28 Kim Gordon, American musician (Sonic Youth)
  • Apr 28 Roberto Bolano, Latin American author and poet
  • Apr 29 Nikolai Nikolayevich Budarin, Kirya Russia, cosmonaut (STS 71, TM-27)
  • Apr 30 Merrill Osmond, singer (Osmond Brothers, Donnie & Marie), born in Ogden, Utah