Famous People Born in April 1935

  • Apr 1 Hans H Boswinkel, actor and director (Surprise Attack, Tutorials in Love)
  • Apr 1 John Murray, cricketer (Eng 1961-67, 1st wk called Murray to play Tests)
  • Apr 1 Larry McDonald, American politician (d. 1983)
  • Apr 2 Sharon Acker, Canadian actress (Della Street-Perry Mason 1973), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 3 Jeffery Bowman, CEO (Price Waterhouse Europe)
  • Apr 4 Easton McMorris, West Indian cricketer (WI batsman of 60's), born in St Andrew, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Apr 4 François-Bernard Mâche, French composer, born in Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • Apr 4 Lord Ichayra, secretary-general (British Banking Association)
  • Apr 4 Trevor Griffiths, English playwright (Absolute Beginners), born in Manchester
  • Apr 5 Donald Lynden-Bell, British theoretical astrophysicist, born in Dover, Kent (d. 2018)
  • Apr 5 Peter Grant, English rock band manager, born in South Norwood, England (d. 1995)
  • Apr 6 James Graham, 8th Duke of Montrose, Southern Rhodesia-born hereditary peer of the Peerage of Scotland
  • Apr 6 John Pepper Clark, Nigeria, writer (Horn, Song of a Goat)
  • Apr 7 Bobby Bare, Irontown Oh, country singer (Detroit City)
  • Apr 7 Hodding Carter III, American White House press secretary (Jimmy Carter)
  • Apr 7 Yvonne Fedderson, co-founder (Childhelp USA)
  • Apr 8 Albert G Bustamante, (Rep-D-TX, 1985- )
  • Apr 8 Donald Thompsett, cricket umpire
  • Apr 8 Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, epidemiologist (Living legacy award-1984)
  • Apr 9 Aulis Sallinen, composer
  • Apr 9 Avery Schreiber, comedian (My Mother the Car), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 10 Jorge Mester, Mexican conductor (Louisville Orch 1967-79), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Apr 10 Patrick Garland, British director (Doll House), born in England (d. 2013)
  • Apr 11 Father Abraham [Pierre Kartner], Dutch singer (Smurf Song), born in Elst, Netherlands
  • Apr 11 Richard Berry, African-American singer and musician (Louie Louie), born in Extension, Louisiana (d. 1997)

Person of interestRichard Kuklinski

Apr 11 Richard Kuklinski, American mafia hit-man, born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 2006)

Contract Killer Richard Kuklinski
Contract Killer
Richard Kuklinski
  • Apr 12 Wendy Savage, British obstetrician and gynaecologist, born in Surrey, England
  • Apr 13 Kenneth Hayr, air marshal
  • Apr 13 Lyle Waggoner, KC Kansas, actor (Carol Burnett Show, Wonder Woman)
  • Apr 14 Joan Darling, actress (Frieda-Owen Marshall), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Apr 14 Erich von Däniken, Zofingen, Aargau, Swiss writer (Chariots of the Gods)
  • Apr 15 Gene Cherico, American jazz bassist, born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1996)
  • Apr 16 Bobby Vinton, singer (Roses are Red, Blue on Blue), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 16 Haskell "Cool Papa" Sadler, blues singer/guitarist
  • Apr 16 Sarah Kirsch, German poet
  • Apr 17 Theo Angelopoulos, Greek film director
  • Apr 18 Joel Hefley, (Rep-R-Colorado)
  • Apr 18 Paul A Rothchild, record producer

Person of interestDudley Moore

Apr 19 Dudley Moore, English actor and comedian (10, Arthur, Bedazzled), born in London (d. 2002)

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore
  • Apr 21 Charles Grodin, Pitt, actor, Woman in Red, Lonely Guy, Heartbreak Kid)
  • Apr 21 Robin Dixon, England, 2 man bobsled (Olympic gold 1960)
  • Apr 21 Thomas Kean, American politician
  • Apr 22 Christopher Ball, British linguist and Warden of Keble College, Oxford (1980-88)
  • Apr 22 Paul Chambers, American jazz bassist (d. 1969)
  • Apr 23 Bunky Green, American jazz musician, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Apr 24 Louis Keith, physician (expert on multiple-births), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 25 April Ashley, English model and one of the earliest British people known to have had sex reassignment surgery, born in Liverpool
  • Apr 26 James Cecil Humpy" Parker, American disgraced ex-Sheriff convicted of violating inmates civil rights and of torture, born in San Jacinto County, Texas (d. 1994)
  • Apr 29 Lennie "Len" Weinrib, American comedian and actor (H.R. Pufnstuf, Bedknobs and Broomsticks), born in NYC, New York (d. 2006)
  • Apr 29 Otto M Zykan, composer
  • Apr 29 Otis Rush, American blues musician (Right Place, Wrong Time), born in Philadelphia. Mississippi