Famous People Born in 1959 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 701

  • Apr 17 Stephen Singleton, Sheffield, rocker (ABC)
  • Apr 17 Teri Austin, actress (Terminal Choice, Knots Landing), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 17 Sean Bean, English actor (The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, A Game of Thrones)
  • Apr 18 Jim Eisenreich, St Cloud MN, outfielder (Philadelphia Phillies, Fla Marlins)
  • Apr 20 Clint Howard, actor (Gentle Ben), born in Burbank, California

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Apr 21 Robert Smith, Sussex, English rock guitarist and vocalist (Cure-Hell's Kitchen), born in Blackpool, England

Musician Robert Smith
Robert Smith
  • Apr 21 Jerry Only, American musician (The Misfits)
  • Apr 21 Michael Timmins, Canadian musician (Cowboy Junkies)
  • Apr 21 Tim Jacobus, American artist (Goosebumps)
  • Apr 22 Nicky Le Roux, South Africa, LPGA golfer (1994 Atlanta Champ-15th)
  • Apr 22 Ranjan Madugalle, cricketer (pioneer of Sri Lanka's Test teams)
  • Apr 22 Ryan Stiles, actor (Lewis-Drew Carey Show), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Apr 23 Terri Luckhurst, LPGA golfer
  • Apr 24 Yvonne D Cagle, West Point NY, MD/astronaut
  • Apr 24 Malcolm Oastler, Australian engineer
  • Apr 25 Billy Rankin, rocker, born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Apr 25 Tony Phillips, MLB player (Oakland Athletics), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 2016)
  • Apr 25 Dominique Blanc, French actress
  • Apr 26 Ann O'Neill, Toowoomba QLD, golfer (1989 Downs District Champ)
  • Apr 26 John Corabi, American Musician
  • Apr 27 Marco Pirroni, rock guitarist (Adam & The Ants), born in London, England
  • Apr 27 Sheena Easton, [Shirley Orr], singer (Sugar Walls), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Apr 27 Louis Lortie, French Canadian concert pianist
  • Apr 30 Kamaran Abdalla, Iraq/Engl/Neth actor (Goede Tijden Selechte Tijden)
  • Apr 30 Lauren Howe, LPGA golfer

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Apr 30 Paul Gross, Canadian actor (Constable Benton Fraser - Due South), director, and writer (Passchendaele), born in Calgary, Alberta

Actor and Director Paul Gross
Actor and Director
Paul Gross

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Apr 30 Stephen Harper, 22nd Prime Minister of Canada (2006-15), born in Toronto, Ontario

22nd Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper
22nd Prime Minister of Canada
Stephen Harper
  • Apr 30 W. Thomas Smith, Jr, American author and columnist
  • May 1 Eddie Johnson, NBA guard/forward (Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers)
  • May 1 Paul Smith, rock saxophonist (Haircut 100)
  • May 2 Alan Best, Canadian animation director and producer
  • May 3 Ben Elton, Catford, London, English actor and comedian (Blackadder Back & Forth, Friday Night Live)
  • May 3 David Ball, English rock keyboardist (Soft Cell), born in Blackpool, Lancashire
  • May 3 Uma Bharati, Indian politician
  • May 4 Randy Travis, Marshville NC, country singer (Diggin' Up Bones)
  • May 4 Robert Raymond Tway, PGA golfer (1986 Shearson), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • May 4 Rohn Stark, NFL punter (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • May 4 Scott Armstrong, American professional wrestling referee
  • May 5 Ian McCullough, rock vocalist (Echo & Bunnymen-Heaven Up Here)
  • May 5 Brian Phelps, American disk jockey and actor
  • May 6 Charles Hendry, Cuckfield Sussex, British Conservative Party politician
  • May 6 Eric D Fingerhut, (Rep-D-Ohio)
  • May 6 Kate Collins, actress (Natalie Hunter-All My Children), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 6 Scott Hood, Canadian Tour golfer (1989 Montana Open-2nd), born in Seattle, Washington
  • May 7 Michael E. Knight, actor (All My Children), born in Princeton New Jersey
  • May 7 Robin L Freeman, PGA golfer (1993 Northern Telecom-3rd), born in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • May 7 Tamara E Jernigan, Chattoonaga, PhD/astro (STS 40, 52, 67, 80)
  • May 7 Barbara Yung Mei-ling, Hong Kong actress (d. 1985)
  • May 8 Ronnie Lott, Albuquerque, NM, NFL defensive back (SF 49er)
  • May 9 Andrew Jones, cricketer (highly consistent for NZ at 1st drop)
  • May 9 Asantha De Mel, cricketer (pioneering Sri Lankan Test opening bowler)
  • May 10 Dan Schayes, NBA center/forward (Miami Heat, Orlando Magic)
  • May 11 Martha Quinn, MTV VJ (Tracey-Bradys), born in Albany, New York
  • May 12 Dave Christian, Minn, NHL right wing (Wash Caps, Olympic-gold-1980)
  • May 12 Ving Rhames, American actor
  • May 13 Robert Earnshaw, racehorse trainer
  • May 14 Connie Brighton, playmate (Sept, 1982), born in Wichita Falls, Texas
  • May 14 Mike Quick, NFL wide receiver (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • May 14 Patrick Bruel, Algerian/French actor/rock vocalist (Coup of Sirocco)
  • May 15 Andrew Eldritch, rocker (Sisters of Mercy-Walk Away, Black Planet)
  • May 15 Kaokor Galaxy, Thai boxer
  • May 16 Bob Patterson, pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • May 16 Mare Winningham, Phoenix Az, actress (St Elmo's Fire, Turner & Hooch)
  • May 16 Ty Armstrong, Waxahachie TX, Nike golfer (1993 Anheuser-Busch-19th)
  • May 17 Paul Di'anno, rocker (Iron Maiden Chingford, London V Early Vocalist
  • May 17 Jim Nantz, American broadcaster
  • May 18 Graham Dilley, cricketer (England wicket-taker of 80's)
  • May 19 Nicole Brown Simpson, ex-wife of O.J. Simpson (murdered), born in Frankfurt, Germany (d. 1994)
  • May 20 Bronson Pinchot, actor (Perfect Strangers, Beverly Hills Cop), born in NYC, New York
  • May 20 Peter Greene, American producer (After Midnight), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • May 20 Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, American singer (d. 1997)
  • May 21 Nick Cassavetes, American actor and director (The Notebook), born in New York City
  • May 21 Brisn Lenihan, Jnr, Irish politician and minister, born in Dublin (d. 2011)
  • May 22 Ed Fry, actor (Larry-As the World Turns, Adam Cory-Another World)
  • May 22 [Steven] Morrissey, British rock vocalist (The Smiths), born in Davyhulme, Lancashire
  • May 23 Linden Ashby, actor (Mortal Kombat)
  • May 23 Marcella Mesker, Netherlands, tennis star
  • May 24 George Glanos, horse trainer
  • May 25 Cathryn Harrison, actress (Old Woman in Black Moon), born in London, England
  • May 25 Manolis Kefalogiannis, Greek politician
  • May 25 Julian Clary, British television personality
  • May 26 Brian Peaker, rower (Olympics-96), born in London, Ontario
  • May 26 Nancy White-Brophy, Montague PEI, LPGA golfer (1994 McCall's-25th)
  • May 26 Wayne Hussey, rocker (Mission-Lover for Life)
  • May 26 Steve Hanley, English musician (The Fall, Tom Hingley and the Lovers)
  • May 26 Ole Bornedal, Danish film director, actor and producer
  • May 28 Leon "The Bop" Klaasse, rock drummer/singer (The Pilgrims-Red)
  • May 28 John Morgan, British etiquette expert (d. 2000)
  • May 28 Steve Strange [Steven Harrington], Welsh pop singer (Visage) and nightclub host, born in Newbridge, Caerphily (d. 2015)
  • May 29 Mel Gaynor, rock drummer (Simple Minds-Water Front), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • May 29 Rupert Everett, British actor (Princess Daisy, Another Country)
  • May 29 Tamayo Otsuki, actress (Mrs Yamagami-Davis Rules)
  • May 30 Frank Vanhecke, Belgian politician
  • May 30 Claudia Alexander, Canadian-born American NASA Scientist (led Galileo mission to Jupiter), born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 2015)
  • Jun 1 Alan "Wild"er, English rock vocalist/music (Depeche Mode-Wild!)
  • Jun 1 Martin Brundle, British race car driver and F1 television commentator
  • Jun 2 Charlie Huddy, Oshawa, NHL defenseman (Buffalo Sabres)
  • Jun 2 Lydia Lunch, US singer/poetess (Teenage Jesus, Jerks)
  • Jun 3 Sam Mills, NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers), (d. 2005)
  • Jun 3 Tom Arnold, former husband of Rosanne Barr/actor (True Lies, Stupids)
  • Jun 4 Lord Rayleigh, agri-businessman (Lord Rayleigh Farms)
  • Jun 4 Paul Taylor, rocker (Winger-17)
  • Jun 4 Rod Connop, CFL corner (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Jun 5 Michael Winans, gospel singer (Winans)
  • Jun 6 Amanda Pays, actress (Max Headroom, Off Limits), born in London, England
  • Jun 6 Georgios Voulgarakis, Greek politician
  • Jun 6 Jimmy Jam, American record producer
  • Jun 6 Colin Quinn, American comedian
  • Jun 6 David Schultz, American wrestler (d. 1996)
  • Jun 7 Mike Pence, American politician (R), Governor of Indiana (2013-) and Donald Trump's running mate, born in Columbus, Indiana
  • Jun 9 Peter Fowler, Hornsby NSW, Australian golfer
  • Jun 9 Christian Wulff, German politician, currently prime minister of Lower Saxony.
  • Jun 10 Timothy Van Patten, American actor (White Shadow, Master), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jun 10 Eliot Spitzer, American politician (Governor of New York 2007-8), born in the Bronx, New York
  • Jun 10 Carlo Ancelotti, A.C. Milan coach

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Jun 11 Hugh Laurie, English actor (Strapless, Dr Gregory House-House), born in Oxford, England

  • Jun 12 Jalal-ud-din, cricketer (Pakistani paceman, ODI hat-trick v Aust 1982)
  • Jun 12 Jenilee Harrison, actress (Cindy-3's Company, Dallas), born in Glendale, California
  • Jun 12 Kenneth D Herdigein, Suriname/Dutch actor (Say A)
  • Jun 12 Scott Thompson, comedian (Kids in the Hall, Larry Sanders Show)
  • Jun 12 Steve Bauer, St Catharines Ontario, cyclist (Olympics-silver-84, 96)
  • Jun 12 John Linnell, American musician (They Might Be Giants)
  • Jun 12 Jervis Johnson, Games Designer for Games Workshop, Nottingham
  • Jun 13 Steve Georganas, Australian politician
  • Jun 15 Eileen Davidson, Artesia California, actress (Kristen-Days of our Life)
  • Jun 16 The Ultimate Warrior [James Brian Hellwig], professional wrestler, born in Crawfordsville, Indiana (d. 2014)
  • Jun 19 Kimberley Leston, journalist
  • Jun 19 Mark DeBarge, rock vocalist (DeBarge-Who's Johnny), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • Jun 21 Kathy Mattea, country singer (Love at the Five & Dime)
  • Jun 21 Tom Chambers, NBA forward, center (Seattle SuperSonics, Phoenix Suns)
  • Jun 22 Wayne Federman, American comedian
  • Jun 22 Nicola Sirkis, French singer and lyricist (Indochine)
  • Jun 23 Danny Sharp, Canadian Tour golfer (1986 Quinte Festival), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • Jun 24 Andy McClusky, rocker (Orchestal Manoeveres in the Dark-Electricity)
  • Jun 24 Rob Delahaye, soccer player (MVV)
  • Jun 25 Jari Puikkonen, Finnish ski jumper, Winter Olympics medalist
  • Jun 25 Paris Themmen, American actor
  • Jun 26 Mark McKinney, Canadian actor
  • Jun 27 Lorrie Morgan, Nashville Tn, country singer (Out of Your Shoes)
  • Jun 27 Dan Jurgens, American comic book writer
  • Jun 29 Edward F Humenik, PGA golfer (1994 Kmart Greater-2nd), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jun 29 Larry Parham, 4th victim of NYC's Zodiac killer (1st to die)
  • Jun 30 Gina Goldberg, playmate (May, 1981)
  • Jun 30 Michel Dion, Canadian Rifle shooter (Olympics-24-92, 96), born in Quebec City, Qu├ębec
  • Jun 30 Stephanie Farwig, golfer (1994 LPGA Corning Classic-2nd), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Jun 30 Vincent D'Onofrio, American actor
  • Jul 1 Anne Smith, tennis star, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Jul 2 Eduardo Bengoechea, Argentina, tennis star
  • Jul 2 Hoogie Drexler, jockey
  • Jul 2 Wendy B Lawrence, astronaut (STS 67, 86, sk:91), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Jul 3 Andreas Wisniewski, Berlin German FR, actor (Living Daylights)
  • Jul 3 Stephen Pearcy, heavy metal vocalist (RATT-Round & Round), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 3 Stoyan Deltchev, Bulgaria, horizontal bar gymnist (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Jul 4 Bill McCorvey, singer (Pirates of Miss-Fred Jake), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • Jul 4 Victoria Abril, [Victoria Rojas], actress (Libertarias), born in Madrid, Spain
  • Jul 5 Marc Cohn, singer (Walking in Memphis)
  • Jul 5 Patricia Pease Jeffers, NC, actress (Kimberly-Days of our Life)
  • Jul 5 Tim Shaw, cricketer (South African ODI slow lefty 1991)
  • Jul 5 Veronica Guerin, journalist
  • Jul 6 John Keeble, rock drummer (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London, England
  • Jul 6 Tahir Naqqash, cricketer (Pakistani pace-bowler in 15 Tests 1982-85)
  • Jul 7 Jessica Hahn, evangelist rape victim/model (playboy)/actress
  • Jul 7 Billy Campbell [William Oliver], Charlottesville, Virginia, American actor (Once and Again, Dracula)
  • Jul 7 Ben Linder, American engineer (d. 1987)
  • Jul 8 Robert Knepper, American actor
  • Jul 9 Jim Kerr, rock vocalist (Simple Minds), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Jul 9 Kevin Nash, American professional wrestler
  • Jul 9 Clive Stafford Smith, British human-rights lawyer

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Jul 11 Richie Sambora, American guitarist (Bon Jovi) and boyfriend of Cher and Heather Locklear, born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey

Rock guitarist Richie Sambora
Rock guitarist
Richie Sambora
  • Jul 11 Suzanne Vega, rock vocalist (My Name is Luka, Tom's Diner)
  • Jul 12 Judi Adams, Phoenix Az, archer (Olympics-1980, 96)
  • Jul 12 Rolonda Watts, talk show hostess (Rolanda)
  • Jul 13 Danitra Vance, comedienne (SNL, Little Man Tate, Limit Up)
  • Jul 14 Rodney Rash, horse trainer
  • Jul 14 Susana Martinez, American politician (Governor of New Mexico) 1st female Hispanic US governor, born in El Paso, Texas
  • Jul 15 Vincent Lindon, French actor
  • Jul 15 Shep Pettibone, American record producer
  • Jul 16 Gary Anderson, NFL kickerk (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jul 16 Doug Herzog, American television executive
  • Jul 17 Janet Lynn Kavandi, Springfield Mo, PhD/astronaut (sk:STS 91)
  • Jul 18 Pauline Quirke, British actress
  • Jul 19 Terri Treas, KC Kansas, actress (Hannah-7 Brides for 7 Brothers)
  • Jul 20 Radney Foster, Del Rio Tx, singer (Foster & Lloyd-Crazy Over You)
  • Jul 21 Stuart Young-Black, Cheshire England, Canadian equestrian (Oly-96)
  • Jul 23 Nancy Savoca, American filmmaker
  • Jul 24 Brian Fogt, Nike golfer (1992 Ft Wayne Open-7th), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Jul 24 Edward Liddie, Union Ga, Judo fighter (Olympic-bronze-1984)

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Jul 26 Kevin Spacey, actor (Dad, Henry & June, Darrow), born in South Orange, New Jersey

  • Jul 26 Rick Bragg, American writer
  • Jul 27 David East, English cricketer, born in London
  • Jul 29 Brian James Claar, PGA golfer (1991 AT&T-2nd), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Jul 29 Gary Springer, actor (Bernice Bobs Her Hair), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 29 John Sykes, Irish hard rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy-Blue Murder)
  • Jul 29 Sanjay Dutt, Indian actor
  • Jul 29 Ruud Janssen, Dutch writer and artist
  • Jul 30 Petra Felke, German DR, javelin thrower (world record 1988)
  • Jul 31 Mike Bielecki, pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Jul 31 Peter Senior, Australian golfer, born in Singapore
  • Jul 31 Stanley Jordan, American jazz guitarist
  • Aug 1 Joe Elliott, English heavy metal vocalist (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages), born in Sheffield, South Yorkshire