- Anoushka Shankar, Famous sitarist and daughter of Ravi Shankar
Natalie Portman [Neta-Lee Hershlag], Israeli-American actress (V for Vendetta, Black Swan, Star Wars), born in Jerusalem, Israel
- Vic Zhou, JVKV band member, Taiwanese actor, singer and model.
- Allen Ludden, game show host (Password), dies at 63
- Russell Hayden, actor (Hidden Gold, Apache Chief, Justice), dies