Famous People Born In 1937

Discover the most famous people born in 1937. The list includes people like Saddam Hussein, Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Jane Fonda, Anthony Hopkins and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, presidents and novelists born in 1937. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & 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 Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States

 2 Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson
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Famous As: The Most Nominated Male Actor (Academy Awards)
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Neptune City, New Jersey, United States

 3 Anthony Hopkins

Anthony Hopkins
36
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Margam, Wales
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 4 George Carlin

George Carlin
11
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: June 22, 2008
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 5 Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman
12
Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 6 Jane Fonda

Jane Fonda
31
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
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 7 Saddam Hussein

Saddam Hussein
82
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Iraq (1979-2003)
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Al Awja, Iraq
Died: December 30, 2006
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 8 George Takei

George Takei
21
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor, Activist
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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 9 Ratan Tata

Ratan Tata
35
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Surat

 10 Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson
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Famous As: Journalist and Author
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: February 20, 2005
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 11 Colin Powell

Colin Powell
41
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: 65th United States Secretary of State (2001-2005)
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Died: October 18, 2021

 12 Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard
6
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oildale, California, United States
Died: April 6, 2016
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 13 Suzanne Pleshette

Suzanne Pleshette
11
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn Heights, New York, United States
Died: January 19, 2008

 14 Billy Dee Williams

Billy Dee Williams
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Famous As: Actor, Novelist
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
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 15 Johnnie Cochran

Johnnie Cochran
11
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 2nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
Died: March 29, 2005

 16 Rubin Carter

Rubin Carter
4
Listed In: Boxers
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Clifton, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 20, 2014
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 17 Waylon Jennings

Waylon Jennings
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Country Singer Known for First no.1 Single 'Dreaming My Dreams'
Birthdate: 15th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Littlefield, Texas, United States
Died: February 13, 2002

 18 Shirley Bassey

Shirley Bassey
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tiger Bay, Cardiff, Wales
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 19 Max Baer Jr.

Max Baer Jr.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States

 20 Elinor Donahue

Elinor Donahue
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 19th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington
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 21 Madeleine Albright

Madeleine Albright
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Ist Female U.S. Secretary of State
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Smíchov, Prague, Czechia
Died: March 23, 2022

 22 Buford Pusser

Buford Pusser
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Famous As: Sheriff
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Adamsville, Tennessee
Died: August 21, 1974
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 23 Valentina Tereshkova

Valentina Tereshkova
12
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Pilot, Astronaut, Politician
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bolshoye Maslennikovo, Russia

 24 Marlo Thomas

Marlo Thomas
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, USA
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 25 Harald V of Norway

Harald V of Norway
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Norway
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Skaugum, Norway

 26 Linda Lavin

Linda Lavin
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Portland, Maine, United States
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 27 Lou Holtz

Lou Holtz
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Follansbee, West Virginia, United States

 28 Loretta Swit

Loretta Swit
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Passaic, New Jersey, United States
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 29 David Hockney

David Hockney
14
Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bradford

 30 Peter Maivia

Peter Maivia
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Listed In: WWE Wrestlers
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: American Samoa
Died: June 13, 1982

 31 Warren Beatty

Warren Beatty
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Famous As: Only Perosn to be Nominated at the Oscars Twice for Acting, Directing, Writing and Producing his Movies 'Heaven Can Wait' and 'Reds'
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States

 32 Vanessa Redgrave

Vanessa Redgrave
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress who won an Oscar Award for her role in the 1977 film Julia
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Blackheath, London, England, United Kingdom

 33 Richard Petty

Richard Petty
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Listed In: Race Car Drivers
Famous As: Racing driver
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Level Cross, North Carolina, United States

 34 Garrett Morris

Garrett Morris
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

 35 James MacArthur

James MacArthur
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 8th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: October 28, 2010

 36 Dyan Cannon

Dyan Cannon
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States

 37 Herb Brooks

Herb Brooks
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Ice Hockey Coach, Player
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Died: August 11, 2003

 38 Jackie Collins

Jackie Collins
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Died: September 19, 2015

 39 Una Stubbs

Una Stubbs
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England
Died: August 12, 2021

 40 Bobby Charlton

Bobby Charlton
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Listed In: Football Players
Famous As: Football Player
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ashington, Northumberland, England

 41 Kader Khan

Kader Khan
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Famous As: Former actor who appeared in over 300 Bollywood films, prolific screenwriter for Bollywood films in the period 1970s to 1999 and wrote dialogues for 200 films
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pishin, Pakistan
Died: December 31, 2018

 42 Carmine Persico

Carmine Persico
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Mobster, Boss of the Colombo Crime Family
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: March 7, 2019

 43 Frank Vincent

Frank Vincent
4
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: North Adams, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 13, 2017

 44 Bruce McLaren

Bruce McLaren
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Greater Auckland
Died: June 2, 1970

 45 Jerry Reed

Jerry Reed
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Musician
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: September 1, 2008

 46 Bobby Driscoll

Bobby Driscoll
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
Died: March 30, 1968

 47 Yvonne Craig

Yvonne Craig
1
Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet dancer
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Taylorville, Illinois, United States
Died: August 17, 2015

 48 Mary Ann Mobley

Mary Ann Mobley
2
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Biloxi, Mississippi, United States
Died: December 9, 2014

 49 Olusegun Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo
2
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Nigeria
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Abeokuta, British Nigeria

 50 Richard Jordan

Richard Jordan
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: August 30, 1993