Famous People Born In 1929

Discover the most famous people born in 1929. The list includes people like Whitey Bulger, Audrey Hepburn, Anne Frank, Grace Kelly, Yasser Arafat and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, composers and philosophers born in 1929. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & 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 
Martin Luther King Jr.
(African-American Civil Rights Movement Leader Who Used Civil Disobedience to Combat Racism)

Martin Luther King Jr.
70
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: April 4, 1968

 2 
Anne Frank
(Diarist)

Anne Frank
57
Birthdate: 12th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: March 12, 1945

 3 

Audrey Hepburn
58
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 4th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ixelles, Belgium
Died: January 20, 1993
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Jackie Kennedy
(First Lady of the United States from 1961 to 1963)

Jackie Kennedy
29
Listed In: First Ladies
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States
Died: May 19, 1994
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Grace Kelly
(Former Actress and Princess Consort of Monaco (1956 - 1982))

Grace Kelly
55
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 14, 1982

Christopher Plummer
22
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: February 5, 2021
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June Carter Cash
(Country Singer, Five-Time Grammy Award-Winner)

June Carter Cash
16
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 23rd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Maces Spring, Virginia, United States
Died: May 15, 2003
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 8 
Bob Newhart
(Actor and Comedian Known for His Deadpan and Slightly Stammering Delivery Style)

Bob Newhart
12
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
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 9 
Ed Asner
(Actor, played Lou Grant on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and gained prominence as a political activist.)

Ed Asner
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: August 29, 2021

 10 
Arnold Palmer
(Golf Player)

Arnold Palmer
9
Listed In: Golfers
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Latrobe
Died: September 25, 2016
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 11 
Shakuntala Devi
(Human Computer)

Shakuntala Devi
85
Listed In: Mathematicians
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangalore
Died: April 21, 2013

 12 
Yayoi Kusama
(Contemporary Artist)

Yayoi Kusama
12
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan
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Milkha Singh
(Indian track and field athlete)

Milkha Singh
28
Listed In: Athletes
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Govindpura, Muzaffargarh District, India
Died: June 18, 2021

Lata Mangeshkar
20
Listed In: Playback Singers
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Indore
Died: February 6, 2022
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 15 
Amanda Blake
(Actress)

Amanda Blake
6
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, USA
Died: August 16, 1989

 16 
Chet Baker
(Trumpeter and Vocalist Known for Major Innovations in 'Cool Jazz')

Chet Baker
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yale, Oklahoma, United States
Died: May 13, 1988
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Barbara Walters
(Producer and Co-Host on the ABC Newsmagazine '20/20')

Barbara Walters
5
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

 18 
Kishore Kumar
(Indian playback singer)

Kishore Kumar
25
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Khandwas, India
Died: October 13, 1987
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 19 
Vera Miles
(Actress)

Vera Miles
7
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 23rd August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boise City, Oklahoma, United States

 20 
Vic Morrow
(Actor and Director Best Known for His ABC Drama Series ‘Combat!’)

Vic Morrow
4
Birthdate: 14th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Died: July 23, 1982
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 21 
Jean Simmons
(Actress)

Jean Simmons
2
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 22, 2010

 22 
John Cassavetes
(Actor, Director)

John Cassavetes
3
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: February 3, 1989
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 23 
Bob Hawke
(23rd Prime Minister of Australia)

Bob Hawke
14
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bordertown, Australia
Died: May 16, 2019

 24 
Roxie Roker
(Actress)

Roxie Roker
6
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Died: December 2, 1995
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Francis Gary Powers
3
Listed In: Pilots
Birthdate: 17th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Jenkins, Kentucky, United States
Died: August 1, 1977

 26 
Frank Gehry
(Architect)

Frank Gehry
3
Listed In: Designers
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
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 27 
Dick Clark
(Radio and Television Personality Best Known for Hosting ‘American Bandstand’ and the 'Pyramid' Game Show)

Dick Clark
1
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mount Vernon
Died: April 18, 2012

 28 
Lev Yashin
(Football Player)

Lev Yashin
5
Listed In: Football Players
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: March 20, 1990
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 29 
Joe Gallo
(Mobster)

Joe Gallo
11
Listed In: Gangsters
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 7, 1972

 30 
Chuck Barris
(Game Show Host)

Chuck Barris
2
Listed In: Game Show Hosts
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died: March 21, 2017

 31 
Mohamed Al-Fayed
(Owner of Hôtel Ritz Paris)

Mohamed Al-Fayed
7
Listed In: Hoteliers
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: El-Gomorok, Alexandria

 32 
Ursula K. Le Guin
(American Author Best Known for Her Works of Speculative Fiction)

Ursula K. Le Guin
3
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States
Died: January 22, 2018

 33 
Berry Gordy
(Record Executive)

Berry Gordy
9
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Detroit, MichiganDetroit, Michigan, United States

 34 
Rajkumar
(Actor)

Rajkumar
19
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gajanur, India
Died: April 12, 2006

 35 
James Hong
(Actor)

James Hong
5
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

 36 
Anne Meara
(Actress)

Anne Meara
4
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: May 23, 2015

 37 
Buck Owens
(Musician)

Buck Owens
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sherman, Texas, United States
Died: March 25, 2006

 38 

Katherine Helmond
8
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Galveston, Texas, United States
Died: February 23, 2019

 39 

Max von Sydow
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 10th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lund, Sweden
Died: March 8, 2020

Bill Evans
2
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plainfield, New Jersey, United States
Died: September 15, 1980

 41 

Joan Plowright
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brigg, Lincolnshire, England

 42 
Chespirito
(One of the Greatest Comedians of All Time)

Chespirito
0
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: November 28, 2014

 43 
Imelda Marcos
(Filipino Politician)

Imelda Marcos
35
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Manila

 44 
Jane Powell
(Singer)

Jane Powell
4
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, USA

 45 
Amar Bose
(The Founder of 'Bose Corporation')

Amar Bose
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 12, 2013

Bobby Bowden
4
Listed In: Coaches
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama
Died: August 8, 2021

 47 
Sergio Leone
(Italian Filmmaker Best Known for Creating the 'Spaghetti Western' Genre)

Sergio Leone
4
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: April 30, 1989

 48 
Anne Ramsey
(Actress)

Anne Ramsey
7
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: August 11, 1988

 49 

Roger Bannister
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Harrow, England
Died: March 3, 2018

 50 

Saeed Jaffrey
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Malerkotla, Punjab India
Died: November 15, 2015