Famous People Born in September 1953

  • Sep 1 Chuck Orton, US sysop, (Emerald BBS, Oregon)
  • Sep 1 Beau Billingslea, American voice actor
  • Sep 1 Ted Petty, American professional wrestler (d. 2002)
  • Sep 2 Gerhard P J Thiele, Brenz Germany, astronaut
  • Sep 2 Ahmad Shah Massoud, Afghan commander and a war hero (d. 2001)
  • Sep 2 John Zorn, American musician
  • Sep 3 Khabib Munir, Syria, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-3 backup)
  • Sep 3 M H Habib, Syria, cosmonaut
  • Sep 3 Jean-Pierre Jeunet, French film director
  • Sep 4 Kengo Kimura, [Takashi Kimura], wrestler (NJPW)
  • Sep 4 Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, American actor (Freddie-Welcome Back Kotter), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 4 Michael Stean, chess player
  • Sep 5 Paulie Carmen, Champaign Ill, rock vocalist
  • Sep 6 Katherine Cannon, actress (Father Murphy, Survivors), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Sep 6 Mohammed Kedir, Ethiopia, 10k runner (Olympic-bronze-1980)
  • Sep 7 Ben Bossi, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • Sep 7 Michael Byron, composer
  • Sep 7 Greg Ham, Australia, rock saxophonist/flutist (Men At Work)
  • Sep 10 Amy Irving, actress (Yentl, Carrie, Crossing Delancy), born in Palo Alto, California
  • Sep 11 Tommy Shaw, American musician and singer (Styx)
  • Sep 11 Jani Allan, South African journalist and media personality
  • Sep 12 John Williams, US, archer (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • Sep 12 Nancy "Nan" Goldin, Photographer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Sep 13 Taryn Power, daughter of Tyrone Power/actress (Maria), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 14 Tom Cora, American cellist and composer (d. 1998)
  • Sep 14 Judy Playfair, Australian swimmer
  • Sep 15 Bruce Heuchan, Kingston Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Alberta-7th)
  • Sep 15 Jerry Page, golfer (largest PGA victory margin)
  • Sep 15 Pat Barrett, rocker (Crew Cuts)
  • Sep 16 Earl Klugh, Jazz pianist/guitarist
  • Sep 16 Gene Taylor, (Rep-D-Mississippi)
  • Sep 16 Jerry Pate, Macon Ga, PGA golfer (US Open 1976, Canadian Open 1976)
  • Sep 16 Lenny Clarke, actor (Officer Hampton-John Larroquette Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Sep 16 Alan Barton, English musician (Black Lace, Smokie) (d. 1995)
  • Sep 16 Nancy Huston, Canadian-born novelist and essayist
  • Sep 17 Rita Rudner, comedienne (Funny People)
  • Sep 17 Altaf Hussain, Pakistani politician and founder of MQM
  • Sep 18 Betsy Boze née: Vogel, American academic
  • Sep 20 Jeff Jones, Red Rider, rock bassist/vocalist (Red Rider)
  • Sep 21 Betty Wright [Bessie Norris], American R&B singer-songwriter, born in Miami, Florida
  • Sep 21 John Mengatti, American actor (Nick-White Shadow, For Love & Honor), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 22 Ségolène Royal, French politician
  • Sep 22 Geoff Gilpin, American author
  • Sep 25 Richard Harvey, British musician and composer (Gryphon)
  • Sep 26 Dolores Keane, Irish folk singer
  • Sep 26 Aivars Lembergs, Latvian politician
  • Sep 27 Benjamin Gene Brown, 4X400 runner (Olympic-gold-1976), born in San Francisco, California
  • Sep 27 Diane Abbott, British politician (L) 1st black woman elected to UK parliament, born in London
  • Sep 27 Heather Watts, ballerina (Dancing on My Grave), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 27 Robbie Shakespeare, Jamaica, reggae bassist (Sly & Robbie-DJ Riot)
  • Sep 27 Mata Amritanandamayi, Indian religious leader
  • Sep 27 Claudio Gentile, Italian footballer
  • Sep 28 Jim Diamond, Scottish singer/songwriter (I Should Have Known Better), born in Glasgow
  • Sep 29 Drake Hogestyn, Ft Wayne Indiana, actor (7 Brides for 7 Brothers)
  • Sep 29 Jean-Claude Lauzon, director/writer (Leola, Night Zoo), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Sep 29 Warren Cromartie, baseball player
  • Sep 30 Deborah Allen, country singer (Jim Stafford Show), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Sep 30 S.M. Stirling, Canadian-born author