Famous People Born In 1939

Discover the most famous people born in 1939. The list includes people like Marvin Gaye, Ian McKellen, Lee Harvey Oswald, Lee Majors, Tina Turner and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, composers and economists born in 1939. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Australia & Canada 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 Tina Turner

Tina Turner
19
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nutbush, Tennessee, United States

 2 Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen
22
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Burnley, Lancashire, England

 3 Parvathamma Rajkumar

Parvathamma Rajkumar
4
Listed In: Celebrities
Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nanjangud
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 4 George Lazenby

George Lazenby
7
Famous As: Actor, Model
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Queanbeyan
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 5 Lee Harvey Oswald

Lee Harvey Oswald
16
Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Armed force officer
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Died: November 24, 1963

 6 John Cleese

John Cleese
6
Famous As: Actor & Comedian
Birthdate: 27th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England,
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 7 Harry Reid

Harry Reid
10
Famous As: politician, lawyer
Birthdate: 2nd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Searchlight
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 8 Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye
11
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: April 1, 1984
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 9 Phil Spector

Phil Spector
42
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Record Producer
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York
Died: January 16, 2021

 10 Francis Ford Coppola

Francis Ford Coppola
9
Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
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 11 Wes Craven

Wes Craven
1
Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: August 30, 2015

 12 Robert Hansen

Robert Hansen
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Estherville, Iowa, United States
Died: August 21, 2014
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 13 Cynthia Lennon

Cynthia Lennon
3
Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: John Lennon's Ex-Wife
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Blackpool, England
Died: April 1, 2015

 14 Paul Hogan

Paul Hogan
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
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 15 Harvey Keitel

Harvey Keitel
2
Famous As: Actor known for his swaggering tough-guy persona and wryly gruff delivery
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

 16 Lee Majors

Lee Majors
4
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wyandotte, Michigan, United States
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 17 Melinda Dillon

Melinda Dillon
3
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hope, Arkansas

 18 Grace Slick

Grace Slick
5
Famous As: Artist, Musician
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Highland Park, Illinois, United States
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 19 Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren
5
Famous As: Fashion Designer
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: The Bronx

 20 Lily Tomlin

Lily Tomlin
17
Famous As: Comedienne & Actress
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
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 21 Dean Corll

Dean Corll
12
Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Died: August 8, 1973

 22 Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood
9
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada
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 23 Dusty Springfield

Dusty Springfield
7
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Artist, Cleric
Birthdate: 16th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: West Hampstead, London,England
Died: March 2, 1999

 24 Ali MacGraw

Ali MacGraw
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pound Ridge, New York, United States
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 25 Richard Kiel

Richard Kiel
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: September 10, 2014

 26 Fred Willard

Fred Willard
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Listed In:
Famous As: Actor, Film actor, Television actor
Birthdate: 18th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Shaker Heights
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 27 John Amos

John Amos
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States

 28 Ali Khamenei

Ali Khamenei
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Supreme Leader of Iran
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mashhad
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 29 Scott Glenn

Scott Glenn
4
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

 30 David Parker Ray

David Parker Ray
11
Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial Rapist, Serial Killer
Birthdate: 6th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belen, New Mexico
Died: May 28, 2002

 31 Wendy Carlos

Wendy Carlos
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA

 32 F. Murray Abraham

F. Murray Abraham
4
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

 33 George Hamilton

George Hamilton
7
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Film Actor
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States

 34 Peter Bogdanovich

Peter Bogdanovich
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kingston, New York, USA

 35 Dick Vitale

Dick Vitale
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball coach, Journalist
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Passaic City, New Jersey

 36 Siegfried Fischbacher

Siegfried Fischbacher
8
Listed In: Magicians
Famous As: Magician
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rosenheim, Gau Munich-Upper Bavaria, German Reich
Died: January 13, 2021

 37 Budd Dwyer

Budd Dwyer
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
Died: January 22, 1987

 38 Paul Sorvino

Paul Sorvino
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 39 Karen Black

Karen Black
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Park Ridge, Illinois, United States
Died: August 8, 2013

 40 Thomas Girardi

Thomas Girardi
3
Listed In: Lawyers
Famous As: Attorney
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado

 41 Gary Paulsen

Gary Paulsen
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

 42 Neil Sedaka

Neil Sedaka
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

 43 Ernie Davis

Ernie Davis
1
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Salem, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: May 18, 1963

 44 Mike Ditka

Mike Ditka
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Carnegie, Pennsylvania, United States

 45 Mike Farrell

Mike Farrell
4
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota

 46 Lee Trevino

Lee Trevino
3
Listed In: Golfers
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas

 47 Valerie Harper

Valerie Harper
3
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Suffern, New York, United States
Died: August 30, 2019

 48 Ginger Baker

Ginger Baker
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer, Jazz musician, Musician, Songwriter
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London Borough of Lewisham

 49 Patrick Wayne

Patrick Wayne
0
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 50 Yaphet Kotto

Yaphet Kotto
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA