Famous People Born In 1938

Discover the most famous people born in 1938. The list includes people like John Eleuthère du Pont, Jon Voight, Natalie Wood, Kenny Rogers, Ted Turner and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, lawyers, composers and journalists born in 1938. 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 

Christopher Lloyd
16
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stamford, Connecticut, United States

 2 
Natalie Wood
(Actress)

Natalie Wood
21
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 20th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: November 29, 1981

 3 
Kenny Rogers
(Best-Selling Country Music Artists of All Time)

Kenny Rogers
13
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 21st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Died: March 20, 2020
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 4 

Brian Dennehy
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 15, 2020
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 5 
Phil Knight
(Co-founder of Nike, Inc.)

Phil Knight
23
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland

 6 

Tommy Chong
10
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada
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 7 
Etta James
(Singer-Songwriter Know for Hits Such as "The Wallflower", "At Last", "Tell Mama")

Etta James
21
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: January 20, 2012
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 8 
Dawn Wells
(Actress)

Dawn Wells
7
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States
Died: December 30, 2020
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 9 
Evel Knievel
(Stunt performer)

Evel Knievel
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Butte, Montana, USA
Died: November 30, 2007

 10 
Jerry West
(Basketball player)

Jerry West
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chelyan, West Virginia, United States
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 11 
Gordon Lightfoot
(Singer, Songwriter)

Gordon Lightfoot
10
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Orillia

 12 
Bill Withers
(American singer-songwriter)

Bill Withers
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Slab Fork, West Virginia, U.S.
Died: March 30, 2020
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Diana Rigg
(Actress)

Diana Rigg
10
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 20th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, UK

 14 

Elliott Gould
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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 15 

Connie Francis
10
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States

 16 

Connie Stevens
4
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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 17 

Oliver Reed
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wimbledon, London, England
Died: May 2, 1999

 18 
Kofi Annan
(Former UN Secretary General)

Kofi Annan
15
Listed In: Diplomats
Birthdate: 8th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
Died: August 18, 2018
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 19 
Fela Kuti
(Multi-instrumentalist)

Fela Kuti
10
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Abeokuta, Nigeria
Died: August 2, 1997

 20 
Rudolf Nureyev
(Ballet Dancer & Choreographer)

Rudolf Nureyev
4
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Irkutsk, Russia
Died: January 6, 1993
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Oscar Robertson
(Former Basketball player who played point guard and was a 12-time All-Star)

Oscar Robertson
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Charlotte, Tennessee, United States

 22 
Jean Seberg
(Actress)

Jean Seberg
8
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marshalltown, Iowa, United States
Died: August 30, 1979
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Sherman Hemsley
4
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 24, 2012

 24 

Terence Stamp
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stepney, London, England,
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 25 
Jon Voight
(Known for His Performance in the Movie 'Coming Home')

Jon Voight
19
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yonkers, New York, United States

 26 
Farah Pahlavi
(Widow of the last Shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi)

Farah Pahlavi
16
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
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Claudia Cardinale
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: La Goulette, Tunisia

 28 
Derek Jacobi
(Actor who has enjoyed a successful and distinguished stage career, appearing in various stage productions of William Shakespeare)

Derek Jacobi
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom
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 29 
Rod Laver
(Tennis player)

Rod Laver
6
Listed In: Tennis Players
Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rockhampton, Australia

 30 
Peter Jennings
(Journalist)

Peter Jennings
4
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: August 7, 2005

 31 

Madge Sinclair
3
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
Died: December 20, 1995

 32 
Wolfman Jack
(Radio personality, Disc jockey)

Wolfman Jack
0
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: July 1, 1995

 33 
Nico
(Singer Know for Her Song 'The Velvet Underground's' debut album 'The Velvet Underground & Nico')

Nico
10
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: July 18, 1988

 34 

Romy Schneider
3
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: May 29, 1982

 35 
Charles Harrelson
(Hitman, Organized crime figure)

Charles Harrelson
5
Listed In: Murderers
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lovelady, Texas, United States
Died: March 15, 2007

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Stella Stevens
5
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Yazoo City, Mississippi, United States

 37 
James Harris Simons
(Mathematicians & Hedge Fund Manager)

James Harris Simons
0
Listed In: Mathematicians
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Newton

 38 

Paula Prentiss
3
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States

 39 

Buck Taylor
6
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 40 
Liv Ullmann
(Actress)

Liv Ullmann
4
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tokyo,Japan

 41 

Richard Beymer
2
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Avoca, Iowa, United States

 42 
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
(24th President of Liberia)

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Monrovia, Liberia

 43 
Ben E. King
(Singer, Record producer)

Ben E. King
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Henderson, North Carolina, United States
Died: April 30, 2015

 44 
Terry Wogan
(Radio and Television broadcaster)

Terry Wogan
0
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Limerick, Ireland
Died: January 31, 2016

 45 
Stephen Breyer
(Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States)

Stephen Breyer
3
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States

 46 
Judy Blume
(Writer, novelist, children's writer)

Judy Blume
1
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States

 47 
Eddie Cochran
(guitarist,singer, singer-songwriter, composer)

Eddie Cochran
2
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Albert Lea
Died: April 17, 1960

 48 
Alberto Fujimori
(Former President of Peru)

Alberto Fujimori
8
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lima

 49 

Joyce Carol Oates
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lockport, New York, United States

 50 

Bob Eubanks
4
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Flint, Michigan, United States