Famous People Born on July 16, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Desmond Dekker, Jamaican reggae pioneer (Aces-Israelites), born in Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica (d. 2006)
  • Frank Field, British Labour politician, born in Edmonton, Middlesex

Person of interestMargaret Smith Court

Margaret Smith Court, Australian tennis player (1970 Grand Slam, 24 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Albury, New South Wales

Tennis Legend Margaret Smith Court
Tennis Legend
Margaret Smith Court

About July 16, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Old? 76 years old
Generation: Traditionalist or Silent Generation

Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer