Famous People Born in 1961 (Part 4)

Birthdays 601 - 800 of 830

  • Sep 27 Irvine Welsh, Scottish writer
  • Sep 27 Andy Lau, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • Sep 28 Anne White, Charleston WV, tennis (Wore spandex in '85 Wimbledon)
  • Sep 28 Ed Vosberg, pitcher (Texas Rangers), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Sep 28 Michael-James Wixted, actor (Smith Family), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Sep 28 Yordanka Donkova, Bulgaria, 100 m hurdler (world record)
  • Sep 28 Quentin Kawananakoa, pretender to the throne of the Kingdom of Hawaii
  • Sep 29 Julia Gillard, Australian politician, 1st female Prime Minister (2010-2013), born in Barry, Wales
  • Sep 30 Chandrakant Pandit, Indian cricket wicket-keeper (late 80's)
  • Sep 30 Crystal Bernard, actress (Amy-It's a Living, Helen-Wings), born in Garland, Texas
  • Sep 30 Eric Stoltz, actor (Anaconda, Pulp Fiction, Mask)
  • Sep 30 Eric van de Poele, Belgian racing driver
  • Sep 30 Sally Yeh, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • Oct 1 Cornelius Johannes Petrus Gerhardus "Corrie" Van Zyl, cricketer (SAf)
  • Oct 1 Gary Ablett, Australian rules footballer
  • Oct 1 Robert Rey, Brazilian-American plastic surgeon and television personality
  • Oct 2 Alan Wells, cricketer (England Test batsman v WI in one Test 1995)
  • Oct 2 Pablo Arraya, Argentina, tennis star
  • Oct 2 Robbie Nevil, rocker (A Place Like This)
  • Oct 4 David W Harper, actor (Jim Bob-Waltons), born in Abilene, Texas
  • Oct 4 John Secada, Cuban American singer-songwriter, born in Havana, Cuba
  • Oct 4 Mary Ellen Stuart, actress (Frannie Crawford-As the World Turns)
  • Oct 4 Kazuki Takahashi, Japanese author
  • Oct 5 Shell Kepler, actress (Amy Vining-General Hospital)
  • Oct 5 Sharon Cheslow, American musician, composer and artist
  • Oct 5 Matthew Kauffman, American journalist and George Polk Award winner
  • Oct 5 David Kirk, New Zealand rugby union footballer
  • Oct 6 Kathrin Dörre, East German marathoner (Olympic-bronze-1988)
  • Oct 6 Tim Burgess, English drummer (T'Pau), born in Macclesfield
  • Oct 7 Matthew Roloff, American reality star
  • Oct 7 Brian Mannix, Australian singer and actor
  • Oct 8 Ted Kooshian, American jazz pianist
  • Oct 9 Arlene Boxhall, Zimbabwe, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Oct 9 Jean Sagal, actress (Kate-Double Trouble, Grease 2), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 9 Liz Sagal, actress (Allison-Double Trouble, Grease 2), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 9 Trevor Matich, NFL center/guard (Washington Redskins)
  • Oct 9 Julian Bailey, British racing driver
  • Oct 10 Brian Lee Diemer, steeplechase (Olymp-bronze-1984), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • Oct 10 Martin Kemp, rock bassist (Spandau Ballet), born in London, England
  • Oct 10 Jodi Benson, American voice actress
  • Oct 10 Henrik Jørgensen, Danish marathon runner
  • Oct 11 Steve Young, NFL quarterback (SF 49ers, NFL Player of Year '92), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Oct 11 Neil Buchanan, English television presenter
  • Oct 11 Amr Diab, Egyptian singer
  • Oct 13 Derek Harper, NBA guard (NY Knicks, Orlando Magic)
  • Oct 14 Melanie Wilson, actress (Jennifer-Perfect Strangers)
  • Oct 14 Isaac Mizrahi American fashion designer
  • Oct 16 Billy Taylor, Monticello FL, pitcher (Oakland A's)
  • Oct 16 Chris Doleman, defensive end (San Francisco 49ers)
  • Oct 16 Wilfried Brookhuis, soccer player (NEC)
  • Oct 16 Randy Vasquez, American actor
  • Oct 16 Marc Levy, French novelist
  • Oct 18 Eric Jespersen, Port Alberni BC, star sailor (Olympics-bronze-92, 96)
  • Oct 18 Gladstone Small, English cricketer, born in St. George, Barbados
  • Oct 18 Wynton Marsalis, jazz trumpeter (Grammy 1983), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Oct 19 Tim Belcher, Sparta Ohio, baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers, KC Royals)
  • Oct 20 Ian Rush, Welsh footballer
  • Oct 20 Michie Tomizawa, Japanese voice actress
  • Oct 21 Mark Finch, film festival organiser
  • Oct 22 Barbara Potter, Ct, tennis player (changed shirt on Wimbledon Court)
  • Oct 22 Donna Wynd, 1k sprint cyclist (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Oct 22 Leonard Marshall, NFL defensive end (NY Giants, NY Jets)
  • Oct 22 Sanath Kaluperuma, cricketer (four Tests for Sri Lanka 1984-88)
  • Oct 22 Robert Torti, American actor
  • Oct 23 Laurie Halse Anderson, American writer
  • Oct 23 Don and Ron Harris, American professional wrestlers
  • Oct 23 Andoni Zubizarreta, Spanish footballer
  • Oct 24 Rafael Belliard, Pueblo Nuevo Dom Rep, infielder (Atlanta Braves)
  • Oct 24 Russell Swanson, Australian golfer, born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Oct 24 Susan Leigh Still, lt cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 83, 94), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • Oct 24 Mary Bono, American politician
  • Oct 24 Dave Meltzer, American wrestling journalist
  • Oct 26 Mark Bucek, Winter Pak FL, Nike golfer (1994 Gary Player Tour)
  • Oct 26 Dylan McDermott, Waterbury, Connecticut, American actor (The Practice, American Horror Story)
  • Oct 27 Rick Gibson, Canadian Tour golfer (1990 CPGA), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Oct 29 Cornelia Oschkenat, German DR, hurdler (50m indoor)
  • Oct 29 Joel Otto, Elk River MN, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers, Team USA Oly-1998)
  • Oct 29 Randy Jackson, rocker (Jackson 5-ABC), born in Gary, Indiana
  • Oct 30 Hans Segers, soccer goaltender (PSV, Nottingham Forest, Wimbledon)
  • Oct 30 Scott Garrelts, American baseball player
  • Oct 31 Alonzo Babers, 400m/4X400m relay (Olympic-gold-1984), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • Oct 31 Christine Bridged, Australian European class sailor (Olympics-96)
  • Oct 31 Glenn "Doc" Rivers, NBA guard (San Antonio Spurs)
  • Oct 31 Larry Mullen Jr, rock drummer (U2-I Will Follow), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Oct 31 Sterling Hinds, 4X100m relayer (Olympic-bronze-1984), born in Toronto, Ontario

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Oct 31 Peter Jackson, New Zealand film director (Lord of the Rings - Academy Award, Best Director, 2003), born in Wellington, New Zealand

Film Director Peter Jackson
Film Director
Peter Jackson
  • Oct 31 Kate Campbell, American musician
  • Nov 1 Anne Donovan, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1984), born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Nov 1 Kim Krizan, California, writer/actress (Slacker, Dazed & Confused)
  • Nov 1 Magne Furuholmen, keyboardist/vocalist (Aha-Take on Me), born in Oslo, Norway
  • Nov 1 Paul Jackson, cricketer (slow lefty bowler for Victoria & Queensland)
  • Nov 1 Louise Boije af Gennäs, Swedish writer and novelist
  • Nov 1 Calvin Johnson, American musician (Beat Happening, The Halo Benders, Dub Narcotic Sound System)
  • Nov 2 K.D. Lang [Kathy Dawn], Consort Alberta, Canadian country singer
  • Nov 3 David AC viscount Linley, son of English princess Margaret/mystic
  • Nov 3 Kari Michaelsen, American actress (Katie-Gimme a Break), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 4 Carlos Espinosa, Mexico, Canadian Tour golfer (1995 Philippine Open)
  • Nov 4 Ralph Macchio, Huntington NY, actor (Karate Kid, 8 is Enough)
  • Nov 4 Daron Hagen, American composer
  • Nov 4 Edward Knight, American composer
  • Nov 4 Les Sampou, American musician
  • Nov 4 Nigel Worthington, Northern Irish footballer
  • Nov 4 Edward Knight, Ann Arbor, Michigan, composer
  • Nov 5 Charles O Hobaugh, Bar Harbor ME, Capt USMC/astronaut
  • Nov 5 Gina Mastrogiacomo, American actress (d. 2001)
  • Nov 6 Florent Pagny, French songwriter and singer
  • Nov 6 Kazuhiko Aoki, Japanese game creator
  • Nov 6 Craig Goldy, guitarist for the band Dio
  • Nov 7 Mintcho Pachov, Bulgaria, 67.5kg weightlifer (Olympic-bronze-1980)
  • Nov 8 Leif Garrett, singer/actor (Devil x 5, 3 for the Road), born in Hollywood, California
  • Nov 9 Jill Dando, British television presenter (d. 1999)
  • Nov 10 Junior, [Norman Giscombe], R&B singer (Mama used to Say)
  • Nov 10 Ramona Pagel, shot putter, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 10 Rudolf Grimm, Austrian physics professor
  • Nov 10 John Walton, English darts player
  • Nov 11 Matt Ghaffari, Iranian-American greco-roman wrestler (Oly-sil-92, 96), born in Tehran, Iran
  • Nov 12 Chela Quintana, Venezuela, LPGA golfer (8 time Venezuelan Amat Champ)
  • Nov 12 Greg Gagne, Fall River MA, infielder (LA Dodgers)
  • Nov 12 Nadia Comaneci, [Gheorghe], Romania, gymnist (1st 10/Olymp-gold-1976)
  • Nov 12 Enzo Francescoli, Uruguayan footballer
  • Nov 12 Jonathan Nossiter, American film director
  • Nov 12 Michaela Paetsch, American violinist
  • Nov 13 Edwin "Rick" Bakker, Dutch author: Rick's Report, AIDS Diary
  • Nov 14 D B Sweeney, actor (Cutting Edge, Fire in the Sky, Day in October)
  • Nov 14 Gordon Jennison Noice, American actor
  • Nov 15 Ian Reid, Australian educator

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Nov 16 Frank Bruno, English boxer (European champion), born in Hammersmith, England

  • Nov 16 Corinne Hermès, French singer
  • Nov 16 Bruno Amato American actor
  • Nov 17 Merete Van Kemp, Denmark, actress (Grace-Dallas, Princess Daisy)
  • Nov 17 Robert Stethem, U.S. Navy Seabee diver murdered by terrorists on TWA Flight 847 (d. 1985)

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Nov 17 Chanda Kochhar, Indian business woman (CEO of ICICI Bank), born in Jodhpur, India

Businesswoman and CEO of ICICI Bank Chanda Kochhar
Businesswoman and CEO of ICICI Bank
Chanda Kochhar
  • Nov 18 Janice Lynn Kuehnemund, rocker (Vixen-Rev It Up), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Nov 18 Steven Moffat, Scottish TV writer and producer (Doctor Who, Sherlock), born in Paisley
  • Nov 19 Grant Ledyard, Winnipeg, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)

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Nov 19 Meg Ryan, American actress (When Harry Met Sally, As the World Turns), born in Fairfield, Connecticut

Actress Meg Ryan
Actress
Meg Ryan
  • Nov 20 Tim Harvey, British racing driver
  • Nov 20 Larry Karaszewski, American screenwriter
  • Nov 20 Dave Watson, English footballer
  • Nov 22 Joel Ashley Edwards, PGA golfer (1992 BC Open-2nd), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Nov 22 Mariel Hemingway, Ketchum Id, actress (Personal Best, Civil Wars)
  • Nov 22 Randal L. Schwartz, American computer programmer
  • Nov 22 Stephen Hough, British concert pianist
  • Nov 23 Merv Hughes, cricketer (Australian pace bowler 1985-94 Extrovert)
  • Nov 23 Keith Ablow, American psychiatrist and author
  • Nov 24 Carl Sundquist, cyclist (Olympics-96), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Nov 24 Carlos Carnero, Spanish member of parliament
  • Nov 24 Arundhati Roy, Indian activist and writer (The God of Small Things), born in Shillong, Meghalaya
  • Nov 25 Amy Gibson, actress (General Hospital)
  • Nov 25 Kenny Monday, 163 lbs freestyles wrestler (Oly-88, 92, 96), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Nov 26 Dave Hannan, Sudbury, NHL center (Buffalo Sabres, Colorado Avalanche)
  • Nov 26 Marcy Walker, Paducah KY, actress (Liza-All My Child, Santa Barbara)
  • Nov 26 Lisa Moretti, American professional wrestler
  • Nov 27 Lee Johnson, NFL punter/kicker (Cin Bengals)
  • Nov 27 Princess, rocker (Desirez Heslop, All For Love)
  • Nov 27 Randy Milligan, baseball player
  • Nov 27 Steve Oedekerk, American film director, actor and comedian
  • Nov 28 Jane Sibbett, actress (Teddy Z, Heddy Newman-Herman's Head)
  • Nov 28 Patty Zomer, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
  • Nov 28 Martin Clunes, British actor
  • Nov 28 Alfonso Cuarón, Mexican film director (Gravity), born in Mexico City
  • Nov 29 Kim Delaney, American actress (All My Children, NYPD Blue), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 29 Masayoshi Yamashita, Japanese musician
  • Nov 30 Innocent Egbunike, Nigeria, 4x400m runner (Olympic-bronze-1984)
  • Dec 1 Barb Mucha, Parma OH, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile Classic)
  • Dec 1 Jeremy Northam, English actor
  • Dec 1 Armin Meiwes, German cannibal
  • Dec 3 Adal Ramones, Mexican television host
  • Dec 4 Frank Reich, Freeport, New York, American NFL quarterback (Buffalo Bills, Detroit Lions)
  • Dec 6 David Lovering, American drummer (Pixies)
  • Dec 7 Mary Beth Evans, actress (Katherine Ashton-Gen Hospital), born in Pasadena, California
  • Dec 7 Lisa Fischer, American R&B singer
  • Dec 8 Ann Coulter, American author, political commentator, and attorney
  • Dec 8 Mikey Robins, Australian comedian
  • Dec 9 Christiane Jolissaint, Switzerland, tennis star
  • Dec 9 Ian Andrew Wright, New Zealand rower (Olympics-96), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Dec 9 Joe Lando, actor (Byron Sully-Dr Quinn), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 9 David Anthony Higgins, American actor
  • Dec 10 Mark McKoy, Canadian track star (world record 50m indoor)
  • Dec 10 Nia Peeples, [Vernia], dancer/host (Fame, Party Machine), born in Hollywood, California
  • Dec 11 Mike Henneman, pitcher (Texas Rangers), born in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • Dec 11 Marco Pierre White, English chef and restaurateur
  • Dec 11 Darryl Jones, American musician (Rolling Stones), born Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 12 Dale Sanderson, CFL guard (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Dec 12 Daniel O'Donnell, Donegal, Ireland, singer/Television presented
  • Dec 13 Gary Zimmerman, NFL tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Dec 13 Harry Gregson-Williams, English composer
  • Dec 13 Irene Saez, Miss Universe 1981 and Venezuelan politician
  • Dec 14 Jeff Robinson, American baseball player (Det, Balt), born in Ventura, California, (d. 2014)
  • Dec 15 Annie Pujol, Perpignan, French TV hostess (Roue de la Fortune)
  • Dec 15 Reginald Hudlin, director (House Party)
  • Dec 15 Karin Resetarits, Austrian journalist
  • Dec 16 William Melvin "Bill" Hicks, Valdosta, Georgia, American stand-up comedian and social critic
  • Dec 16 Kelly Tough, playmate (Oct, 1981), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Dec 17 Sarah Dallin, rocker (Bananarama-Venus)
  • Dec 17 Venice Kong, St Mary Jamaica, playmate (September, 1985)
  • Dec 18 Brian Orser, Canada, figure skater (Olympics-Silver-88)
  • Dec 18 Ken Foreman, rocker (Thrashing Doves-Reprobate's Hymm)
  • Dec 18 Lalchand Rajput, cricketer (Indian Test opening batsman 1985-86)
  • Dec 18 Thomas Strittmatter, writer