Famous People Born In 1925

Discover the most famous people born in 1925. The list includes people like Yogi Berra, Margaret Thatcher, Malcolm X, Paul Newman, Idi Amin and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, composers and journalists born in 1925. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & India and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Malcolm X
(Major Figure of American Civil Rights Movement)

Malcolm X
55
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: February 21, 1965

 2 

Dick Van Dyke
18
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: West Plains, Missouri, United States

 3 
Robert F. Kennedy
(United States Senator, Brother of President John F. Kennedy)

Robert F. Kennedy
20
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts
Died: June 6, 1968
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Paul Newman
64
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Shaker Heights, Ohio, United States
Died: September 26, 2008
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Audie Murphy
(Soldier)

Audie Murphy
30
Listed In: Soldiers
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kingston, Texas, United States
Died: May 28, 1971

 6 
Angela Lansbury
(Actress Whose Career Spanned Over 80 Years)

Angela Lansbury
46
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
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B.B. King
(Singer-songwriter)

B.B. King
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Berclair, Mississippi
Died: May 14, 2015
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Sammy Davis Jr.
21
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: 8th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Died: May 16, 1990
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Rock Hudson
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Winnetka, Illinois, United States
Died: October 2, 1985

 10 

Lee Van Cleef
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Somerville, New Jersey, United States
Died: December 16, 1989
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Johnny Carson
(Television Host)

Johnny Carson
7
Listed In: Comedians
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Corning, Iowa, United States
Died: January 23, 2005

 12 
Yogi Berra
(Baseball player)

Yogi Berra
7
Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: The Hill, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: September 22, 2015
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Barbara Bush
(First lady of the United States (1989-1993))

Barbara Bush
14
Listed In: First Ladies
Birthdate: 8th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: April 17, 2018

 14 

Peter Sellers
6
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: July 24, 1980
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Mahathir Mohamad
(Prime Minister of Malaysia (1981-2003, 2018-20))

Mahathir Mohamad
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 10th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alor Setar, Malaysia

 16 

Richard Burton
13
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pontrhydyfen, Wales
Died: August 5, 1984
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Celia Cruz
(Singer)

Celia Cruz
14
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
Died: July 16, 2003

 18 
Doris Roberts
(Actress)

Doris Roberts
3
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: April 17, 2016
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Jack Lemmon
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: June 27, 2001

 20 
Gerald Durrell
(Founder of the 'Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust' and the 'Jersey Zoo')

Gerald Durrell
14
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jamshedpur, India
Died: January 30, 1995
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Lenny Bruce
(Standup Comedian)

Lenny Bruce
3
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mineola, New York, United States
Died: August 3, 1966

 22 
Medgar Evers
(Civil rights activist)

Medgar Evers
7
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Decatur, Mississippi, United States
Died: June 12, 1963
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John DeLorean
(Engineer Known for His Work at 'General Motors' & Founder of the 'DeLorean Motor Company')

John DeLorean
9
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: March 19, 2005

 24 

Tony Curtis
16
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, United States
Died: September 29, 2010
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Marty Robbins
(One of the Most Popular and Successful Country and Western Music Performers from the Late 1940s to the Early 1980s)

Marty Robbins
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Glendale, Arizona, United States
Died: December 8, 1982

 26 

Hal Holbrook
7
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, U.S
Died: January 23, 2021
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George Kennedy
4
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: February 28, 2016

 28 
Gwen Verdon
(Actress)

Gwen Verdon
1
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Culver City, California, United States
Died: October 18, 2000
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Jonathan Winters
(Actor and Comedian Known for His Films: ‘It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World’ and ‘The Loved One’)

Jonathan Winters
6
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Died: April 11, 2013

 30 

Oona O'Neill
2
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Warwick Parish, Bermuda
Died: September 27, 1991

 31 

Rod Steiger
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Westhampton, New York, United States
Died: July 9, 2002

 32 
Gore Vidal
(Writer)

Gore Vidal
3
Listed In: Essayists
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: West Point, New York, United States
Died: July 31, 2012

 33 

Honor Blackman
8
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plaistow, London, England
Died: April 5, 2020

 34 
Patrice Lumumba
(Political leader)

Patrice Lumumba
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Katakokombe
Died: January 17, 1961

 35 
June Lockhart
(Actress)

June Lockhart
3
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 25th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 36 
John List
(Murderer)

John List
7
Listed In: Murderers
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan, United States
Died: March 21, 2008

 37 
Merv Griffin
(Host of 'The Merv Griffin Show' and Creator of the Games Shows 'Jeopardy!' and 'Wheel of Fortune')

Merv Griffin
3
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Mateo, California, United States
Died: August 12, 2007

 38 
Idi Amin
(Ugandan Dictator Who Is Considered One of the Most Brutal Despots in World History)

Idi Amin
30
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Koboko, Uganda
Died: August 16, 2003

 39 

Donald O'Connor
3
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died: September 27, 2003

 40 
Lee Grant
(Actress)

Lee Grant
2
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 41 
Mel Tormé
(Actor, Singer, Composer, Novelist, Songwriter, Autobiographer, Jazz musician, Television actor, Writer)

Mel Tormé
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: June 5, 1999

 42 
Robert Altman
(Filmmaker of the 'New Hollywood Era' Known for His Films: 'M*A*S*H’,’ McCabe & Mrs. Miller’ & ‘The Long Goodbye’)

Robert Altman
5
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: November 20, 2006

 43 
Albert Bandura
(Psychologist)

Albert Bandura
2
Listed In: Psychologists
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mundare, Canada
Died: July 26, 2021

 44 
M. S. Swaminathan
(Agricultural Scientist)

M. S. Swaminathan
9
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kumbakonam, India

 45 
Oscar Peterson
(Jazz Pianist)

Oscar Peterson
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montreal
Died: December 23, 2007

 46 
Jiro Ono
(Chef)

Jiro Ono
3
Listed In: Chefs
Birthdate: 27th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tenryū, Shizuoka

 47 

Mike Connors
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fresno, California, United States
Died: January 26, 2017

 48 

Eric Fleming
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Santa Paula, California, United States
Died: September 28, 1966

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Dominick Dunne
0
Listed In: Journalists
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 26, 2009

William F. Buckley, Jr.
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: February 27, 2008