Famous People Born in 1956 (Part 3)

Birthdays 401 - 600 of 707

  • Jul 27 Carol Leifer, American actress
  • Jul 29 Brenda Hocott, LPGA golfer
  • Jul 29 Patti Scialfa, singer (As Long as I Can Be)/Mrs Bruce Springsteen
  • Jul 29 Teddy Atlas, American boxing trainer and commentator
  • Jul 29 Ronnie Musgrove, Former Governor of Mississippi
  • Jul 30 Anita Hill, professor of law, Clarence Thomas' nemesis
  • Jul 30 Delta Burke, actress (Suzanne-Designing Women), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Jul 30 Phil Fearon, rocker (Galaxy, Kandidate-I Don't Want to Lose You)
  • Jul 30 Soraida Martinez, American Painter, Creator of Verdadism.

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Jul 31 Michael Biehn, American actor (Rampage, Hog Wild, Aliens, Abyss), born in Anniston, Alabama

  • Jul 31 Deval Patrick, 71st Governor of Massachusetts
  • Jul 31 Bill Callahan, American football coach
  • Aug 1 Tom Leykis, American radio personality
  • Aug 2 Bill Murchison Jr, Lake Charles LA, Nike golfer (1994 Boise Open-2nd)
  • Aug 2 Isabel Pantoja, Spain, spanish singer (Genio y Figura)
  • Aug 2 Fulvio Melia, Italian-American physicist/astrophysicist and author
  • Aug 3 Kirk Brandon, rocker (Theatre of Hate, Spear of Destiny-Outland)
  • Aug 3 Abhisit Vejjajiva, Thai politician
  • Aug 3 Todd Christensen, Bellefonte, PA, NFL player (Oakland) and sportscaster, (d. 2013)
  • Aug 5 Ferdi Bolland, Dutch singer/guitarist (Bolland & Bolland)

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Aug 5 Maureen McCormick, American actress (Marcia-Brady Bunch), born in Encino, California

  • Aug 6 Stepfanie Kramer, actress (Claudia-We Got it Made, Hunter), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 7 Kent V Rominger, Del Norte Colo, US Navy /astronaut (STS 73, 80, 85)
  • Aug 8 Chris Foreman, guitarist (Madness-Burning Down the House)
  • Aug 8 David Grant, Jamaica, singer/songwriter (Stop & Go, Heaven Knows)
  • Aug 8 Wes Chandler, Florida, WLAF wide receiver coach (Rhein Fire)
  • Aug 10 Dianne Fromhottz, Balestrat Australia, tennis star
  • Aug 10 Tugboat, [Fred Ottman], WWF wrestler
  • Aug 11 Pierre-Louis Lions, French mathematician
  • Aug 12 Bruce Greenwood, actor (Spy, Another Chance, Malibu Bikini Shop)
  • Aug 12 Sidath Wettimuny, Sri Lanka cricket opener (190 v England Lords 1984)
  • Aug 12 Terry Taylor, [Paul Klause], wrestler (WCW/WWF/NWA, Red Rooster)
  • Aug 14 Sharon Bryant, vocalist (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)
  • Aug 14 Rusty Wallace, American race car driver
  • Aug 15 Gordon Bruks, England, Dr/cosmonaut
  • Aug 15 Vinny Denunzio, rocker
  • Aug 15 Lorraine Desmarais, French-Canadian jazz pianist and composer
  • Aug 16 Colleen Walker, LPGA golfer (1988 Mazda Champions), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Aug 16 Dominic Erban, French rugby international player
  • Aug 16 Daniel Willems, Belgian cyclist
  • Aug 17 Gail Berman, American film executive
  • Aug 17 Álvaro Pino, Spanish cyclist
  • Aug 18 Sandeep Patil, cricketer (Indian batsman Great 174 v Adelaide 1981)
  • Aug 18 John Debney, American composer
  • Aug 18 Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz, American musician
  • Aug 19 Adam Arkin, Bkln, actor (Busting Loose, Pearl, Northern Exposure)
  • Aug 19 Cindy Nelson, US, skier (Olympic-bronze-1976)
  • Aug 20 Alvin Greenidge, cricketer (WI opener, no relation to Gordon or Geoff)
  • Aug 20 Joan Allen, Ill, actress (Peggy Sue Got Married, Tucker, In Country)
  • Aug 20 Rick Olsen, rock guitarist (Berlin-Take My Breath Away)
  • Aug 21 Carol Charbonnier, LPGA golfer

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Aug 21 Kim Cattrall, actress (Mannequin, Star Trek VI), born in Liverpool, England

Actress Kim Cattrall
Actress
Kim Cattrall
  • Aug 22 Jeffrey Lloyd, South African jockey based in Australia, born in Durban
  • Aug 22 Paul Molitor, infielder (Mn Twins, 1993 World Series MVP), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Aug 22 Peter Taylor, cricketer (Australian off-spinner 1987-92)
  • Aug 23 David A Wolf, MD/astronaut (STS 58, sk: 89/91), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Aug 23 Andreas Floer, German mathematician (d. 1991)
  • Aug 23 Valgerd Svarstad Haugland, Norwegian politician
  • Aug 23 Skipp Sudduth, American actor
  • Aug 24 Gerry Cooney, heavyweight boxer (US Olympics team 1980)
  • Aug 24 John Culberson, American politician
  • Aug 25 Matt Aitken, rocker (Stock Aitken & Waterman-Road Block)
  • Aug 25 Henri Toivonen, Finnish rally driver (d. 1986)
  • Aug 26 Mark Mangino, American football coach
  • Aug 27 Glen Matlock, rock bassist (Sex Pistols)
  • Aug 28 Beverley Goddard-Callender, Barbados, 4x100m (Olympic-bronze-1980, 84)
  • Aug 28 Luis Guzmán, Puerto Rican actor
  • Aug 29 Edddie Murray, NFL kicker (Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings)
  • Aug 29 Kelly Murray, Canadian Tour golfer (985 Alberta Open), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • Aug 29 GG Allin, American rock singer (d. 1993)
  • Aug 30 Jayne Irving, English TV hostess (Live at 3)
  • Aug 31 Masashi Tashiro, Japanese television performer
  • Sep 2 Mario Tremblay, Canadian hockey player and coach
  • Sep 2 Angelo Fusco, Provisional Irish Republican Army member
  • Sep 3 Hans-Georg Beyer, German DR, team handball player (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Sep 3 Patrick McGeown, politician
  • Sep 4 Candy Loving Oswego KS, playmate (Jan, 1979)
  • Sep 4 Shane Gould, freestyle swimmer (Olympics-3 Gold-1972)
  • Sep 4 Blackie Lawless, American musician, lead singer in W.A.S.P.
  • Sep 5 Sandra Guiboard, US AFB German FR, actress (Donna-One Life to Live)
  • Sep 5 Steve Denton, tennis player (world's fastest tennis serve-138 mph)
  • Sep 5 Roine Stolt, Swedish guitarist (The Flower Kings)
  • Sep 6 Pam Allen, Billings MT, LPGA golfer (1988 Planters Pat Bradley-12th)
  • Sep 6 Bill Ritter, American politician
  • Sep 7 Michael J Feinstein, pianist (Isn't It Romantic)
  • Sep 7 Byron Stevenson, British footballer (d. 2007)
  • Sep 7 Diane Warren, American song writer
  • Sep 8 Maurice Cheeks, NBA guard (NY Knicks, Philadelphia '76ers)
  • Sep 8 Frank Tovey, British musician (d. 2002)
  • Sep 8 David Carr, American journalist (New York Times), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2015)
  • Sep 9 Anatoli Pavlovich Artsebarsky, Russia, colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-12)
  • Sep 10 Johnny Fingers, rocker (Boomtown Rats)
  • Sep 10 Johnny Hickman, American musician
  • Sep 11 Tony Gilroy, American screenwriter and director
  • Sep 12 Brian Robertson, rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Sep 12 Charles Henry Beck, PGA golfer (1990 Buick Open 1992), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • Sep 12 Barry Andrews, British musician
  • Sep 12 Sam Brownback, American politician
  • Sep 12 Ricky Rudd, American race car driver
  • Sep 13 [Joan] Joni Sledge, vocalist (Sister Sledge-We are Family), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 14 Joe Penny, actor (Gangster Wars, Riptide, Jake & the Fatman), born in London, England
  • Sep 14 Kostas Karamanlis, Greek prime-minister
  • Sep 14 Ray Wilkins, English former footballer
  • Sep 14 Lefteris Zagoritis, Greek politician
  • Sep 15 Jaki Graham, British R&B singer-songwriter, born in Birmingham
  • Sep 15 Ned Rothenberg, composer
  • Sep 15 Tawny Elaine Godin Schneider, Maine, Miss America (76)/(Eye on Hollywood)
  • Sep 15 Maggie Reilly, Scottish folk singer
  • Sep 16 Anatoly Beloglazov, USSR, 52 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Sep 16 Charles Fearing, rock guitarist (Raydio)

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Sep 16 David Copperfield [Kotkin], American magician, born in Metuchen, New Jersey

  • Sep 16 Kevin R Kregel, Pilot/astronaut (STS 70, 78, 87), born in New York City
  • Sep 16 Mark Daniel Gearan, Gardner Mass, campaign manager (Al Gore)
  • Sep 16 Nick Banton, founder (Body Positive)
  • Sep 16 Peter Zaremba, rocker (Fleshtones)
  • Sep 16 Sergei Beloglazov, USSR, 57 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Sep 17 Thad Bosley. American major league baseball player
  • Sep 17 Brian Andreas, American writer, sculptor, painter and publisher
  • Sep 18 Peter Šťastný, Slovak ice hockey player
  • Sep 18 Chris Hedges, American journalist and author
  • Sep 19 Juan Manuel Fangio II, Argentine racing driver
  • Sep 20 Debi Morgan, actress (All My Children, Cry Uncle), born in Dunn, North Carolina
  • Sep 20 Gary Cole, Park Ridge, Illinois, American actor (Pineapple Express, Midnight Caller)
  • Sep 21 Jack Givens, American basketball player
  • Sep 21 Marta Kauffman, American television producer
  • Sep 22 Debby Boone, Hackensack NJ, singer (You Light Up My Life)
  • Sep 22 Masayuki Suzuki, Japanese singer (Rats & Star)
  • Sep 23 June Forester, Chattanooga Tn, country singer (Forester Sister-Men)
  • Sep 23 Lili Carati, Varese, Italy, Miss Italy (1975) and actress (Alcove)
  • Sep 23 Maren Jensen, Arcadia California, actress (Athena-Battlestar Galactica)
  • Sep 23 Paolo Rossi, Italian footballer
  • Sep 23 Peter David, American writer
  • Sep 24 Ilona Briesenick-Slupianek, German DR, shot-putter (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Sep 25 Jamie Hyneman, American visual effects technician
  • Sep 26 Linda Hamilton, Salisbury Md, actress (Catherine-Beauty & the Beast)
  • Sep 26 Steve Butler, American racing driver
  • Sep 29 James Donald Halsell Jr, Monroe La, astronaut (STS 65, 74, 83, 94)
  • Sep 29 Sebastian Coe, British 1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1980, 84), born in London, England
  • Sep 29 Suzzy Roche, rocker (Roches)
  • Sep 30 Maria Esmeralda, Belgian princess/daughter of Leopold III/Lilian Baels
  • Oct 1 Leslie Burr-Howard, equestrian show jumper (Olympics-silver-96)

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Oct 1 Theresa May, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 2016-), born in Eastbourne, England

British Prime Minister Theresa May
British Prime Minister
Theresa May
  • Oct 2 Freddie Jackson, US R&B singer/songwriter (Rock Me Tonight)
  • Oct 2 Murphy Morobe, South Afr UDF leader (spent 3 yrs in Robbeneiland Jail)
  • Oct 3 Hart Bochner, actor (Aron-East of Eden, Supergirl, Die Hard), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Oct 3 Peter Frechette, Warwick RI, actor (Paint it Black, George-Profiler)
  • Oct 4 Hans van Breukelen, Dutch soccer goaltender (PSV)

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Oct 4 Sherri Turner, LPGA golfer (1988 Mazda LPGA Champ), born in Greenville South Carolina

LPGA Golfer Sherri Turner
LPGA Golfer
Sherri Turner
  • Oct 6 Kathleen Webb, American comic book writer and artist
  • Oct 7 James Van Patten, American actor (Bo-Chisholms), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Oct 7 Julio Pezua, Pervian-American jockey
  • Oct 8 Stephanie Zimbalist, actress (Remington Steele, Centennial), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 8 Janice E Voss Ford, South Bend Ind, PhD/Astronaut (STS 57, 63, 83, 94)
  • Oct 8 Scott Michael Pellaton, barefoot water ski champ
  • Oct 8 Jeff Lahti, American baseball player
  • Oct 8 Janice Voss, South Bend, Indiana, astronaut (shuttle radar topography mission), (d. 2012)
  • Oct 8 Larry Crane, Seymour, Indiana, American rocker (John Mellencamp band)
  • Oct 10 Melissa Belote, 100m/200m swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1972)
  • Oct 10 Mark Gordon, American film producer
  • Oct 11 Nicanor Duarte Frutos, President of Paraguay
  • Oct 12 David Vanian, British singer, (The Damned)
  • Oct 13 Anura Ranasinghe, cricketer (Sri Lankan batsman in 3 Tests 1982)
  • Oct 13 Chris Carter, American television producer

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Oct 14 Beth Daniel, American LPGA golfer (1990 Kemper Open), born in Charleston, South Carolina

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel
  • Oct 16 James H Newman, Trust Territory of Pacific, PhD/Astronaut (STS 51, 69)
  • Oct 16 Johnny Chavis, American football coach

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Oct 17 Mae Jemison, 1st African American woman in space (STS 47), born in Decatur, Alabama

Astronaut and Physician Mae Jemison
Astronaut and Physician
Mae Jemison
  • Oct 17 Robin LO Linschoten, Dutch ass. secretary of Social Affairs (VVD)

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Oct 18 Martina Navratilova, Czech tennis star (Wimbledon 1989,79,82-87), born in Prague, Czech Republic

Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
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Martina Navratilova
  • Oct 18 Craig Bartlett, American animator
  • Oct 18 Jim Talent, Des Peres, Missouri, American politician (Rep-R-Missouri)
  • Oct 19 Nino DeFranco, rocker (DeFranco Family)
  • Oct 19 Sue Barker, tennis pro (French Open 1976)
  • Oct 19 Bruce Weber, American Basketball Coach
  • Oct 19 Sunny Deol, Indian actor
  • Oct 19 Didier Theys, Belgian racing driver
  • Oct 20 Danny Boyle, English film director

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Oct 21 Carrie Fisher, American actress (Princess Leia in Star Wars, When Harry Met Sally...) and writer (Postcards from the Edge), born in Beverly Hills, California (d. 2016)

Actress Carrie Fisher
Actress
Carrie Fisher
  • Oct 22 Frank DiPino, American baseball player
  • Oct 23 Betsy Nagelsen, tennis star, born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • Oct 23 Darrell Pace, archer (Oly-2 gold/silver-1976, 84, 88), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Oct 23 Dwight Yoakam, Pikeville Ky, country singer (Honky Tonk Man)
  • Oct 24 Dale Maharidge, American author
  • Oct 25 Matthias Jabs, rock guitarist (Scorpions-Wind of Change)
  • Oct 25 Danny Gans, American entertainer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2009)
  • Oct 26 Stephen Gumley, Australian businessman
  • Oct 26 Rita Wilson, American actress

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Oct 27 Patty Sheehan, American LPGA golfer (1994 US Women's Open), born in Middlebury, Vermont

LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan
  • Oct 27 Jaq D. Hawkins, British author, occultist and lecturer

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Oct 28 Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, President of Iran (2005-13), born in Aradan, Iran

Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Iran President
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
  • Oct 28 Dave Wyndorf, American singer (Monster Magnet)
  • Oct 29 Wilfredo Gómez, Puerto Rican boxer
  • Oct 30 Juliet Stevenson, Essex England, actress (Secret Rapture, Life Story)
  • Oct 30 Leslie Webb, equestrian dressage (Olympics-96)
  • Oct 30 Tim Roemer, (Rep-D-Indiana)
  • Oct 31 Anders Lago, Swedish Social Democratic politician
  • Nov 1 Charles Moore, British editor-in-chief (Sunday Telegraph)
  • Nov 3 Kevin Murphy, American actor and puppeteer
  • Nov 3 Gary Ross, American film director
  • Nov 3 Bob Welch, American MLB pitcher (Oakland), born in Seal Beach, CA, (d. 2014)