Famous People Born in April 1954

  • Apr 1 Jeff Porcaro, drummer/percussionist (Toto-Roxanne, Africa), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 2 Ron Palillo, Ct, actor (Arnold Horshack-Welcome Back Kotter), (d. 2012)
  • Apr 2 Susumu Hirasawa, Japanese electropop musician
  • Apr 3 Elisabetta Brusa, Italian composer
  • Apr 4 Julie Carmen, actress (Gloria, Last Plane Out), born in Mount Vernon, New York
  • Apr 5 Christopher S Nelson, actor (Sons & Daughters), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Apr 5 Michael W Butler, computer programmer (created TODAY program)
  • Apr 5 Stan Ridgway, American singer-songwriter (Wall Of Voodoo), born in Bartsow, California
  • Apr 6 Judi Bowker, Shawford England, actress (Clash of the Titans)
  • Apr 7 Donna White, LPGA golfer

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Apr 7 Jackie Chan, Hong Kong martial arts actor (Rumble in the Bronx), born in Hong Kong

  • Apr 7 Tony Dorsett, NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys, Heisman Trophy)
  • Apr 8 Gary Carter, catcher (Mont Expos, NY Mets)
  • Apr 8 John Schneider, actor (Bo-Dukes of Hazzard), born in Mt Kisco, New York
  • Apr 8 G.V. Loganathan, American professor (d. 2007)
  • Apr 9 Dennis Quaid, actor (Big Easy, Dreamscape, Right Stuff), born in Houston, Texas
  • Apr 9 Iain Duncan Smith, British politician
  • Apr 10 Peter MacNicol, actor (Chicago Hope, Sophie's Choice), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Apr 12 Marvin Johnson, American middleweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1972)
  • Apr 12 Pat Travers, Canadian rock guitarist (Puttin' it Straight), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 13 Barbara Roche, British politician (L), immigration minister
  • Apr 13 Jimmy Destri, rock keyboardist (Blondie-Heart of Glass, Rapture)
  • Apr 13 Niels Olsen, Danish singer
  • Apr 14 Bruce Sterling, American sci-fi author (Involution Ocean, Schismatrix)
  • Apr 15 Emmanuel, spanish singer, born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Apr 16 Ellen Barkin, actress (Big Easy, Sea of Love), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Apr 16 John Bowe, Australian racing driver
  • Apr 17 Kim Tyler, actress (Kyle-Please Don't Eat Daisies), born in Hollywood, California
  • Apr 17 Riccardo Patrese, driver (Grand Prix)
  • Apr 17 Rowdy Roddy Piper, Canadian professional wrestler
  • Apr 17 Michael Sembello, American musician
  • Apr 18 Kim Stone, bassist (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance)
  • Apr 19 Trevor Francis, British soccer manager
  • Apr 20 Peter Toohey, cricketer (NSW & Australian batsman 1977-80)
  • Apr 20 Gilles Lupien, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • Apr 21 Dale Eggeling, LPGA golfer (1995 Oldsmobile Classic), born in Statesboro, Georgia
  • Apr 21 James Morrison [Paige], American actor (24, Twin Peaks), born in Bountiful, Utah
  • Apr 21 Ebiet G. Ade, Indonesian singer
  • Apr 22 Joseph Bottoms, Santa Barbara Cal, actor (Surfacing, Blind Date)

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Apr 23 Michael Moore, American filmmaker (Fahrenheit 9/11, Bowling for Columbine, Sicko), born in Flint, Michigan

Documentary Filmmaker Michael Moore
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Michael Moore
  • Apr 24 Captain Sensible, [Ray Burns], English rock bassist (Women & Captains 1st), born in London
  • Apr 24 Jack Blades, rock bassist (Damn Yankees-Coming of Age, Night Ranger)
  • Apr 24 Vince Ferragamo, NFL/CFL quarterback (LA Rams, Montreal Alouettes)
  • Apr 24 Mumia Abu-Jamal, American death-row inmate
  • Apr 25 Rob Crosby, Sumter SC, country singer (She's a Natural)
  • Apr 28 Ron Zook, American Football Coach
  • Apr 29 Bill Paxon, (Rep-R-New York)
  • Apr 29 Deborah Iyall, rocker (Romeo Void)

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Apr 29 Jerry Seinfeld, American comedian and actor (Seinfeld), born in Brooklyn, New York

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld
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Jerry Seinfeld
  • Apr 29 Jake Burton Carpenter, American snowboarder
  • Apr 30 Gunther Tiersch, German DR, 8 man cox (Olympic gold 1968)
  • Apr 30 Jane Campion, New Zealand film director (The Piano), born in Wellington, New Zealand