Famous People Born in May 1957

  • May 1 Dick Swett, (Rep-D-New Hampshire)
  • May 1 Paul D Ronney, ScD/astronaut (STS 83 alt), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 1 Rick Darling, cricketer (accident-prone/dashing Aussie opener 1978-79)
  • May 1 Steve Farris, rock guitarist (Mr Mister)
  • May 1 Ko Otani, Japanese composer
  • May 2 Domonic L Pudwill Gorie, Lake Charles LA, USN/astronaut (sk: STS-91)
  • May 3 Cactus Moser, Montrose Co, country singer (Highway 101-Cry Cry Cry)
  • May 3 Rod Langway, Formosa, NHL defenseman (Mont Canadiens, Wash Caps)
  • May 4 Peter Sleep, cricketer (Australian leg-spin all-rounder 1979-90)
  • May 5 Richard E Grant, Swaziland, actor (Posse, Bram Stoker's Dracula)
  • May 5 Lisa Eilbacher, Saudi-American actress (Beverly Hills Cop), born in Dharan, Saudi Arabia
  • May 5 Thereza Bazaar, rocker (Dollar-Love's Gotta Hold on Me)
  • May 5 Peter Howitt, British actor and film director
  • May 7 Shauna McDonald Brown, TV producer
  • May 7 [Christopher St John] "Sinjin" Smith, volleyballer (Oly-96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 7 Ray Fernandez, American wrestler (d. 2004)
  • May 8 Deana Deardruff, US, 4 X 100m swimmer (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • May 8 Jeff Wincott, actor (Night Heat), born in Toronto, Ontario

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May 8 Bill Cowher, American football coach (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Crafton, Pennsylvania

NFL Head Coach Bill Cowher
NFL Head Coach
Bill Cowher
  • May 9 Fred Markham, 1st man to pedal a bike 65 mph
  • May 9 John Stuper, baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)
  • May 10 Phil Mahre, alpine slalom skier (Oly-gold/silver-80, 84), born in Yakima, Washington

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May 10 Sid Vicious, [John Simon Ritchie], bassist (Sex Pistols), born in London, England

Musician Sid Vicious
Musician
Sid Vicious
  • May 10 Steve Mahre, twin alpine slalom skier (Oly-Silver-80, 84), born in Yakima, Washington
  • May 11 Luca Urbani, MD/astronaut (STS 78-alt), born in Rome, Italy
  • May 12 Lou Whitaker, American MLB 2nd baseman (Detroit Tigers, 1978 AL Rookie of the Year), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • May 13 Claudie Andre-Deshays, France, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-24)
  • May 13 Eloise Broady, playmate (Apr, 1988), born in Houston, Texas
  • May 13 Alan Ball, American screenwriter, director, and producer
  • May 13 Andrea Klump, German terrorist
  • May 14 William G Gregory, Lockport NY, Mjr USAF/Astronaut (STS 67)
  • May 14 Leon White, American professional wrestler
  • May 15 Juan José Ibarretxe, Basque Lehendakari (Prime Minister)
  • May 15 Kevin Von Erich, American professional wrestler
  • May 16 Joan Benoit Samuelson, Cape Elizabeth ME, marathoner (Oly-gold-1984)
  • May 17 Pascual Pérez, Dominican baseball player, (d. 2012)
  • May 18 Michael Cretu, rocker (Enigma)
  • May 19 Bill Laimbeer, NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons)
  • May 19 Sophia Crawford, actress (Power Rangers), born in London, England
  • May 21 Judge Reinhold, actor (Fast Times at Ridgemont High), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • May 21 Sue Woodstra, Colton Ca, volleyball player (Olympic-silver-1984)
  • May 21 Bruce Buffer, American Mixed Martial Arts Announcer
  • May 21 Nadine Dorries, British politician
  • May 21 Renée Soutendijk, Dutch actress
  • May 22 Lisa Murkowski, American politician
  • May 22 Gary Sweet, Australian actor
  • May 23 Jimmy McShane, Pop singer (Baltimora-Tarzan Boy)
  • May 23 Mark Arnold, American actor
  • May 24 John G Rowland, (Rep-R-CT, 1985- )
  • May 25 Hillary Bailey Smith, actress (Nora-One Life to Live), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 25 Edward Lee, American writer
  • May 26 Margaret Colin, actress (Independence Day, Three Men & a Baby)
  • May 26 François Legault, French Canadian politician
  • May 26 Kristina Olsen, American musician
  • May 26 Pontso S.M. Sekatle, Lesotho academic and politician
  • May 27 Bruce Furniss, US swimmer (Olympics-2 gold-1976)
  • May 27 Duncan Goodhew, English 100m breast stroke swimmer (Oly-Gold-1980), born in London, England
  • May 27 Siouxsie Sioux, [Susan Ballion], Kent England (Siouxsie & Banshees)
  • May 28 Kirk Gibson, Mich, outfield (Tigers, Dodgers, 1988 NL MVP)
  • May 28 Walter R Tucker, (Rep-D-California)
  • May 28 Ben Howland, American college basketball coach
  • May 29 Jeb Hensarling, American politician
  • May 30 Allison Roe, marathoner (NYC-1981), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • May 30 Chris Van Jaarsveld, guitarist (Sleeze Beez)
  • May 30 Michael Clayton, Australian golfer, born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • May 31 Jim Craig, North Easton Mass, hockey goalie (oly-gold-1980)
  • May 31 Stephen Jones, British milliner