Famous People Born on October 8, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Armando Gentilucci, Italian composer, born in Lecce, Italy (d. 1989)
  • Elvīra Ozoliņa, Soviet javelin thrower (Olympic gold 1960), born in Leningrad
  • Harvey Pekar, American comic book writer (American Splendor), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2010)
  • Lynne Stewart, American defense attorney (known for representing controversial, poor, and often unpopular defendants), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2017)
  • Paul Hogan, Australian actor (Crocodile Dundee, Lightning Jack), born in Lightning Ridge, New South Wales, Australia

About October 8, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Old? 79 years old
Generation: Traditionalist or Silent Generation

Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra