- Benjamin Boretz, American composer, born in Brooklyn, New York
- Harold Henning, South African golfer (2 PGA Tour titles), born in Johannesburg, South Africa (d. 2004)
- Hiteswar Saikia, Indian politician and Chief Minister of Assam (1983-85, 1991-96), born in Nazira, Assam, British India (d. 1996)
- Madlyn Rhue, American actress (Bracken's World, Executive Suite), born in Washington, D.C.
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