Famous People Born in July 1961

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Jul 1 Diana Spencer, Princess of Wales, born in Sandringham, England (d. 1997)

Princess of Wales Diana Spencer
Princess of Wales
Diana Spencer
  • Jul 1 Kalpana Chawla, Karnal India, astronaut (STS 87)

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Jul 1 Carl Lewis [Frederick], sprinter and long jumper (Oly-9 gold-84-96), born in Birmingham, Alabama

Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper Carl Lewis
Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper
Carl Lewis
  • Jul 1 Malcolm Elliott, British cyclist
  • Jul 2 Alba Parietti, Torino Italy, actress (Galagoal, Abbronzatissima)
  • Jul 2 James McNichol, actor (Fitzpatricks, California Fever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 2 Pat Dufficy, Westerly RI, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets)
  • Jul 2 Michael Lindsay, Voice actor
  • Jul 3 Liz Stewart, playmate (July, 1984), born in San Francisco, California
  • Jul 3 Vince Clarke, Basildon Essex, rock keyboardist (Erasure)
  • Jul 3 Pedro Romeiras, Portuguese dancer
  • Jul 3 Tim Smith, English musician (Cardiacs)
  • Jul 4 Connie Paraskevin-Young, sprint cyclist (Olymp-br-88, 92, 96), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jul 4 Richard Allen Garriott, computer game designer (Origin), born in Austin, Texas
  • Jul 5 Isabelle Poulenard, French soprano
  • Jul 6 Benita Fitzgerald-Brown, Virg, 100m hurdler (Olympic-gold-1984)
  • Jul 6 Kimberly Foster, actress (It Takes Two)
  • Jul 8 Andy Fletcher, rocker (Depeche Mode-Just Can't Get Enough)
  • Jul 8 Graham Jones, rock guitarist (Haircut 100)
  • Jul 8 Toby Keith, American singer
  • Jul 9 Mohammad Aslam, UAE cricketer batsman (1996 World Cup)
  • Jul 10 Jacky Cheung, Hong Kong singer and actor
  • Jul 12 Bruce Braman, Greene NY, American canoeist (alt-Olympics-96)
  • Jul 13 Anders Jarryd, Lidkoping Sweden, tennis star
  • Jul 13 Lawrence Donegan, rock bassist
  • Jul 13 Stelios Manolas, Greek footballer and manager
  • Jul 13 Tim Watson, Australian rules footballer
  • Jul 14 Jackie Earle Haley, Northridge California, actor (Breaking Away)

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Jul 15 Forest Whitaker, actor and director (The Last King of Scotland, Platoon), born in Longview, Texas

  • Jul 15 Lolita Davidovich, actress (Blaze, Jungle2Jungle)
  • Jul 15 Jean-Christophe Grangé, French writer and screenwriter
  • Jul 15 Scott Ritter, UN weapons inspector in Iraq
  • Jul 17 Jonathan Potts, Canadian actor
  • Jul 18 Elizabeth McGovern, Evanston Ill, actress (Once Upon a Time in Amer)
  • Jul 19 Suzi Schott, Springfield Ill, playmate (August, 1984)
  • Jul 19 Campbell Scott, American actor/director/producer (Saint Ralph, Big Night), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 19 Maria Filatova, Soviet gymnast
  • Jul 19 Hideo Nakata, Japanese film director
  • Jul 19 Benoît Mariage, Belgian film director
  • Jul 21 Don Wilson, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • Jul 21 Henry Ellard, NFL wide receiver (Washington Redskins)
  • Jul 21 Jim Martin, rock guitarist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Oakland, California
  • Jul 21 Amar Singh Chamkila, Punjabi folk singer
  • Jul 22 Calvin Fish, English racing driver
  • Jul 22 Keith Sweat, American singer
  • Jul 23 Antoine Carr, NBA forward/center (Utah Jazz)
  • Jul 23 Martin Gore, rocker (Depeche Mode-Just Can't Get Enough)

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Jul 23 Woody Harrelson, American actor (Woody Boyd-Cheers), born in Midland, Texas

  • Jul 23 André Ducharme, Canadian (Québécois) humorist (Rock et Belles Oreilles) and author
  • Jul 24 Kerry Dixon, English footballer
  • Jul 25 Katherine Kelly Lang, actress (Brooke-Bold & Beautiful), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 25 Bobbie Eakes, American actress
  • Jul 26 Andy Connel, rocker (Swingout Sister-Swingout)
  • Jul 26 Gary Cherone, heavy metal vocalist (Extreme-More Than Words), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jul 26 Yolanda Chen, triple jumper (indoor record), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Jul 26 Dimitris Saravakos, Greek footballer
  • Jul 26 Keiko Matsui, Japanese musician and composer
  • Jul 27 Daniel C Burbank, Lt cmdr USCG/astronaut, born in Manchester, Connecticut
  • Jul 28 David Huff, rocker (Giant)
  • Jul 28 Scott E Parazynski, MD/astronaut (STS 66, 86, sk:95), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Jul 28 Alexander Kurlovitch, Soviet weightlifter
  • Jul 30 Laurence Fishburne, actor (Red Heat, School Daze), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • Jul 30 Reggie Roby, NFL punter (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Jul 31 Chris Hinton, NFL guard (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Jul 31 Susan Sanders, LPGA golfer