Famous People Born In 1927

Discover the most famous people born in 1927. The list includes people like Janet Leigh, Roger Moore, Jerry Stiller, Cesar Chavez, Sidney Poitier and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, journalists and jazz musicians born in 1927. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France 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 
Cesar Chavez
(Labour leader & Civil Rights Activist)

Cesar Chavez
24
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Yuma, Arizona, United States
Died: April 23, 1993

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Jerry Stiller
(Actor and Comedian Known for His Role in the Comedy Series 'Seinfeld' and ‘The King of Queens’)

Jerry Stiller
9
Birthdate: 8th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: May 11, 2020

 3 

Sidney Poitier
10
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Died: January 6, 2022
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Peter Falk
(Actor)

Peter Falk
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: June 23, 2011
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez
(Nobel Prize Winner in Literature)

Gabriel Garcia Marquez
20
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Aracataca, Colombia
Died: April 17, 2014

 6 
Coretta Scott King
(Civil Rights Activist, Author)

Coretta Scott King
11
Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Heiberger, Alabama, United States
Died: January 30, 2006
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Roger Moore
(Famous as Fictional British Secret Agent James Bond)

Roger Moore
18
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockwell, London, England
Died: May 23, 2017
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Eartha Kitt
(Singer with a Distinctive Voice Known for her Hits "Let's Do It", and "C'est si bon")

Eartha Kitt
24
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: North, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 25, 2008
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Clint Walker
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 30th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hartford, Illinois, USA
Died: May 21, 2018

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George C. Scott
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wise, Virginia, United States
Died: September 22, 1999
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 11 
Bob Fosse
(Dancer)

Bob Fosse
13
Listed In: Choreographers
Birthdate: 23rd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: September 23, 1987

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Andy Williams
(Singer, Art collector, Musician, Putita)

Andy Williams
5
Listed In: Pop Musicians
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wall Lake
Died: September 25, 2012
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Harvey Korman
6
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 29, 2008

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Margaret Keane
3
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 15th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee
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Janet Leigh
(Actress)

Janet Leigh
11
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Merced, California, United States
Died: October 3, 2004

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Jack Cassidy
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Richmond Hill, New York, USA
Died: December 12, 1976
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Bhumibol Adulyadej
(King of Thailand (1946-2016))

Bhumibol Adulyadej
13
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 13, 2016

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McLean Stevenson
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Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Normal, Illinois, United States
Died: February 15, 1996
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 19 
Harry Belafonte
(Singer, Actor)

Harry Belafonte
13
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, United States

 20 
Vladimir Komarov
(First Cosmonaut to Fly into Space Twice and the First Human to Die in a Space Flight)

Vladimir Komarov
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: April 24, 1967
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Rosalynn Carter
(Former First Lady, Activist)

Rosalynn Carter
7
Listed In: First Ladies
Birthdate: 18th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plains, Georgia

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Tom Bosley
(Actor)

Tom Bosley
2
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: October 19, 2010
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Ferenc Puskás
(Football player Forward, Attacking Midfielder)

Ferenc Puskás
11
Listed In: Football Players
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: November 17, 2006

 24 
Don Shirley
(Classical and Jazz Pianist and Composer)

Don Shirley
7
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pensacola, Florida, United States
Died: April 6, 2013
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Bob Keeshan
(Actor, TV Producer)

Bob Keeshan
2
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 27th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lynbrook, New York
Died: January 23, 2004

 26 
Gina Lollobrigida
(Actress, Photojournalist)

Gina Lollobrigida
1
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Subiaco, Italy
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 27 
Pope Benedict XVI
(Pope, Head of the Catholic church (2005-13))

Pope Benedict XVI
20
Birthdate: 16th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Markit, Germany

 28 
Neil Simon
(Playwright & Screenwriter)

Neil Simon
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York
Died: August 26, 2018
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Robert Guillaume
2
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Died: October 24, 2017

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Tommy Lasorda
(Professional Baseball Pitcher and Manager)

Tommy Lasorda
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 7, 2021

 31 
Vin Scully
(Sports Commentator)

Vin Scully
1
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States

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William Daniels
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA

 33 
Gordon Cooper
(Officer, Astronaut, Test pilot, Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Aviator)

Gordon Cooper
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Shawnee
Died: October 4, 2004

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Steve Ditko
(Comic book artist who co-created The Amazing Spider-Man and Doctor Strange comics, as well as The Creeper)

Steve Ditko
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 29, 2018

 35 
Rosemary Harris
(Actresses)

Rosemary Harris
1
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 19th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ashby, Suffolk, England

 36 
Althea Gibson
(Tennis player)

Althea Gibson
16
Listed In: Tennis Players
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Clarendon County, South Carolina, United States
Died: September 28, 2003

 37 
L. K. Advani
(Deputy Prime Minister of India (2002-2004))

L. K. Advani
1
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Karāchi, Pakistan

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Jean Speegle Howard
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Duncan, Oklahoma, United States
Died: September 2, 2000

 39 
Porter Wagoner
(Country Music Singer)

Porter Wagoner
1
Listed In: Country Singers
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Plains, Missouri, United States
Died: October 28, 2007

 40 
George Blanda
(American Football Player)

George Blanda
2
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Youngwood, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 27, 2010

Thomas S. Monson
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Birthdate: 21st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: January 2, 2018

 42 
Nick Massi
(Bass Singer & Bass Guitarist for 'The Four Seasons')

Nick Massi
2
Birthdate: 19th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: December 24, 2000

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Bernard Fox
2
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 11th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Port Talbot, England
Died: December 14, 2016

 44 
Carl Switzer
(Actor, Singer)

Carl Switzer
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, Illinois, United States
Died: January 21, 1959

 45 
Jim Elliot
(Missionary)

Jim Elliot
3
Listed In: Priests
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon
Died: January 8, 1956

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Estelle Parsons
2
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

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Michael Constantine
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Reading, Pennsylvania, USA

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Lois Nettleton
5
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: January 18, 2008

 49 
Stanley Getz
(Jazz Saxophonist)

Stanley Getz
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 6, 1991

 50 
Barron Hilton
(Former Chairman, President and CEO of 'Hilton Hotels')

Barron Hilton
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: September 19, 2019