Famous People Born In 1940

Discover the most famous people born in 1940. The list includes people like John Lennon, Bruce Lee, James Brolin, Al Pacino, Chuck Norris and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, composers and blues musicians born in 1940. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Italy and many more countries.

Nancy PelosiNancy Pelosi
26th March, American
Politician
Bruce LeeBruce Lee
27th November, Chinese, American
Actor, Martial Artist

John LennonJohn Lennon
9th October, British
Co-founder of 'The Beatles'

Al PacinoAl Pacino
25th April, American
Actor

Tom JonesTom Jones
7th June, British
Welsh singer

Alex TrebekAlex Trebek
22nd July, Canadian, American
American-Canadian Television personality
PelePele
23rd October, Brazilian
Brazilian footballer

Ringo StarrRingo Starr
7th July, British
Musician

Chuck NorrisChuck Norris
10th March, American
Martial artist
Richard Pryor Richard Pryor
1st December, American
Comedian

John GottiJohn Gotti
27th October, American
Mobster & Mafia
Patrick StewartPatrick Stewart
13th July, British
Actor

Frank Vincent ZappaFrank Vincent Zappa
21st December, American
American musician

Roger AilesRoger Ailes
15th May, American
Former CEO of Fox News Channel

James CaanJames Caan
26th March, American
Actor

Paul PelosiPaul Pelosi
15th April, American
Businessman
James BrolinJames Brolin
18th July, American
Actor

Nancy SinatraNancy Sinatra
8th June, American
Singer

John LewisJohn Lewis
21st February, American
Former United States Representative

Peter FondaPeter Fonda
23rd February, American
Actor, Director
Michael GambonMichael Gambon
19th October, Irish, British
Actor

John Hurt John Hurt
22nd January, British
Actor
Katharine RossKatharine Ross
29th January, American
Actress

Raquel WelchRaquel Welch
5th September, American
Actress

Smokey RobinsonSmokey Robinson
19th February, American
Singer
Sam WaterstonSam Waterston
15th November, American
Actor

Ricky NelsonRicky Nelson
8th May, American
Musician
Jack NicklausJack Nicklaus
21st January, American
Golfer

Margrethe II of DenmarkMargrethe II of Denmark
16th April
Queen of Denmark

Giorgio MoroderGiorgio Moroder
26th April, Italian
Singer
Cliff RichardCliff Richard
14th October, British
Singer

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Carlos SlimCarlos Slim
28th January, Mexican
Entrepreneur
Jill St. JohnJill St. John
19th August, American
Actress

Rene AuberjonoisRene Auberjonois
1st June, American
Actor, Singer

Lance HenriksenLance Henriksen
5th May, American
Actor

Jim BakkerJim Bakker
2nd January, American
Televangelist
Jerry HellerJerry Heller
6th October, American
Businessman
Frankie AvalonFrankie Avalon
18th September, American
Actor, Singer

Wilma RudolphWilma Rudolph
23rd June, American
 

Mario AndrettiMario Andretti
28th February, Croatian, Italian, American
 

Mariette HartleyMariette Hartley
21st June, American
Actress
Tony MendezTony Mendez
15th November, American
CIA Officer

H. R. GigerH. R. Giger
5th February, Swiss
Painter

Nursultan NazarbayevNursultan Nazarbayev
6th July, Kazakh
1st President of Kazakhstan

Donna MillsDonna Mills
11th December, American
Actress

Don ImusDon Imus
23rd July, American
Radio Talk Show Host
Gene PitneyGene Pitney
17th February, American
Singer-songwriter

Mary Jo KopechneMary Jo Kopechne
26th July, American
Political Campaign Specialist of Robert F. Kennedy
Wangari MaathaiWangari Maathai
1st April, Kenyan
Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Gloria HunnifordGloria Hunniford
10th April, Northern Irish
Television Presenter

Wayne DyerWayne Dyer
10th May, American
Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker
Muhammad YunusMuhammad Yunus
28th June, Bangladeshi
 

Esther RantzenEsther Rantzen
22nd June, British
Journalist
Dennis ColeDennis Cole
19th July, American
Actor

Jocelyn WildensteinJocelyn Wildenstein
5th August, Swiss, American
Socialite

Kip ThorneKip Thorne
1st June, American
Physicist

Michel TemerMichel Temer
23rd September, Brazilian
37th President of Brazil

J. M. CoetzeeJ. M. Coetzee
9th February, South African
Novelist, Author
Joe TorreJoe Torre
18th July, American
Executive

Larry HankinLarry Hankin
31st August, American
Actor

Don NelsonDon Nelson
15th May, American
Basketball Player

Jo Ann PflugJo Ann Pflug
2nd May, American
Actress
Kenneth ClarkeKenneth Clarke
2nd July, British
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

Roman GabrielRoman Gabriel
5th August, American
American Football Player
Roy William Thomas Jr.Roy William Thomas Jr.
22nd November, American
Comic Book Writer

Angela CarterAngela Carter
7th May, British
 

Barbara ValentinBarbara Valentin
15th December, Austrian
Actor
Chuck CloseChuck Close
5th July, American
Painter

Abdurrahman WahidAbdurrahman Wahid
7th September, Indonesian
Former President of Indonesia
Joseph BrodskyJoseph Brodsky
24th May, Russian
Essayist & Poet

Najma HeptullaNajma Heptulla
13th April, Indian
Politician

Alan KayAlan Kay
17th May, American
Computer Scientist
Tabaré VázquezTabaré Vázquez
17th January, Uruguayan
President of Uruguay

Reinhard BonnkeReinhard Bonnke
19th April, German
Evangelist
Robert WinstonRobert Winston
15th July, British
Surgeon, Scientist, TV Presenter

Eduardo GaleanoEduardo Galeano
3rd September, Uruguayan
Writer

Tony TanTony Tan
7th February, Singaporean
Seventh President of Singapore

David H. KochDavid H. Koch
3rd May, American
Co-owner of Koch Industries
Oscar Arias SanchezOscar Arias Sanchez
13th September, Costa Rican
President of Costa Rica
Brian JosephsonBrian Josephson
4th January, British
Physicist

Ginny NewhartGinny Newhart
9th December, American
Socialite, wife of Bob Newhart

Joanna HollandJoanna Holland
30th November, American
Johnny Carson's Ex-wife

Joseph L. GoldsteinJoseph L. Goldstein
18th April, American
Molecular Geneticist

David BrudnoyDavid Brudnoy
5th June, American
Talk Radio Host

Mark WhiteMark White
17th March, American
Former Governor of Texas

Georgi IvanovGeorgi Ivanov
2nd July, Bulgarian
Cosmonaut

Martin SheenMartin Sheen
3rd August, Spanish, Irish, American
Actor
Patrick LeahyPatrick Leahy
31st March, American
Politicain

Dionne WarwickDionne Warwick
12th December, American
Singer
James CromwellJames Cromwell
27th January, American
Actor

Terry GilliamTerry Gilliam
22nd November, British, American
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Animator, Film
Paul WilliamsPaul Williams
19th September, American
American composer
Jimmy GreavesJimmy Greaves
20th February, British
Footballer