Famous People Born In 1941

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Discover the most famous people born in 1941. The list includes people like Bernie Sanders, Bob Dylan, Hayao Miyazaki, Richard Dawkins, Charlie Watts and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, directors, lawyers and guitarists born in 1941. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Italy and many more countries.
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 1 
Bob Dylan
(One of the Greatest Songwriters of All Time)
Bob Dylan
83
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Duluth, Minnesota, United States
 2 
Hayao Miyazaki
(One of the Most Accomplished Filmmakers in the History of Animation)
Hayao Miyazaki
39
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bunkyo City, Tokyo, Japan
 3 
Ritchie Valens
(A 'Rock and Roll' Pioneer and a Forefather of the 'Chicano Rock' Movement)
Ritchie Valens
27
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: February 3, 1959
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Ann-Margret
(Actress & Singer)
Ann-Margret
29
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Valsjöbyn, Sweden
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Neil Diamond
(Singer-songwriter Known for the Hit Song 'Sweet Caroline')
Neil Diamond
17
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 6 
Otis Redding
(Singer-songwriter)
Otis Redding
33
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dawson, Georgia, United States
Died: December 10, 1967
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Alex Ferguson
(One of the Greatest Football Managers of All Time)
Alex Ferguson
51
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
 8 
Martha Stewart
(Businesswoman)
Martha Stewart
21
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
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Art Garfunkel
(Best Known for His Partnership with Paul Simon in the Folk Rock Duo 'Simon & Garfunkel')
Art Garfunkel
20
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Forest Hills, New York, United States
 10 
Bernie Sanders
(United States Senator from Vermont)
Bernie Sanders
51
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Linda McCartney
(American Photographer, Musician, Animal Rights Activist and Vegetarian Cook Book Author)
Linda McCartney
18
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Scarsdale, New York, United States
Died: April 17, 1998
 12 
Paul Anka
(Known for His Signature Hit Songs "Diana", "Lonely Boy", "Put Your Head on My Shoulder")
Paul Anka
9
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada
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Cass Elliot
(American Singer Who was a Member of the Folk-Rock Band 'The Mamas & the Papas')
Cass Elliot
20
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 19th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: July 29, 1974
 14 
Paul Simon
(American Singer-Songwriter)
Paul Simon
29
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
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Richard Dawkins
(British Evolutionary Biologist Who Contends that a Supernatural Creator Almost Certainly Does Not Exist)
Richard Dawkins
6
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya
 16 
Faye Dunaway
(One of the Most Beautiful and Greatest Actresses of Her Generation)
Faye Dunaway
12
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bascom, Florida, United States
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Robert Kraft
(Businessman, Chairman and CEO of the 'Kraft Group')
Robert Kraft
13
Listed In: CEOs
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
 18 
Joan Chandos Baez
(Best Known for Her Songs "Diamonds & Rust," "We Shall Overcome" and "Joe Hill")
Joan Chandos Baez
15
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Staten Island, New York, United States
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Beau Bridges
(American Emmy and Golden Golde Award Winning Actor and Director)
Beau Bridges
2
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 20 
Stacy Keach
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 2nd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States
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Robert Forster
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Max Cherry’ in the Film ‘Jackie Brown’)
Robert Forster
4
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, United States
Died: October 11, 2019
 22 
Emmett Till
(Victim of Racial Violence)
Emmett Till
31
Birthdate: 25th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: August 28, 1955
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 23 
Pete Rose
(Baseball Outfielder, Infielder, Manager)
Pete Rose
16
Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
 24 
Maurice White
8
Listed In: Record Producers
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Died: February 4, 2016
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David Ruffin
(Singer)
David Ruffin
7
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Meridian
Died: June 1, 1991
 26 
Franco Nero
(Actor Best Known for His Role in the Spaghetti Western Film 'Django')
Franco Nero
3
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
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Graham Chapman
(British Actor, Writer and Member of the Surreal Comedy Group ‘Monty Python’)
Graham Chapman
4
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leicester, England, United Kingdom
Died: October 4, 1989
 28 
Nick Nolte
(American Actor Best Known for His Films: ‘The Prince of Tides’, ‘Affliction’ and ‘Warrior')
Nick Nolte
15
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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Jesse Jackson
(United States Shadow Senator for the District of Columbia from 1991 to 1997)
Jesse Jackson
36
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Greenville, South Carolina, United States
 30 
Richard Benjamin Harrison
(Businessman, TV Personality)
Richard Benjamin Harrison
16
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Danville, Virginia, United States
Died: June 25, 2018
 31 
Dame Vivienne Westwood
(British fashion designer)
Dame Vivienne Westwood
6
Birthdate: 8th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tintwistle
 32 
Stokely Carmichael
(Key Leader of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States)
Stokely Carmichael
10
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Died: November 15, 1998
 33 
Harry Nilsson
(Former Singer-songwriter known for Everybody's Talkin' and Without You, both of which won Grammy Awards)
Harry Nilsson
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 15th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: January 15, 1994
 34 
Nora Ephron
(Screenwriter, Producer, Director)
Nora Ephron
3
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: June 26, 2012
 35 
Jessica Walter
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Lucille Bluth’ in the TV Series ‘Arrested Development’)
Jessica Walter
14
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: March 24, 2021
 36 
David Crosby
(American singer)
David Crosby
6
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: January 18, 2023
 37 
Robert Pine
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Sgt. Joseph Getraer’ in the TV Series ‘CHiPs’)
Robert Pine
2
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 10th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 38 
Mike Love
(Singer-Songwriter and Co-Founder of the Rock Band 'The Beach Boys')
Mike Love
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 15th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: California, United States
 39 
Pete Best
(Drummer of the English Rock Band 'The Beatles')
Pete Best
2
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chennai
 40 
Miriam Margolyes
24
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oxford, England
 41 
Juliet Mills
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Samantha Cady’ in TV Miniseries ‘QB VII’)
Juliet Mills
7
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
 42 
Chuck Woolery
(Game show host)
Chuck Woolery
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ashland, Kentucky, United States
 43 
Placido Domingo
(Spanish Opera Singer, Conductor and Part of 'The Three Tenors' Operatic Singing Group)
Placido Domingo
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
 44 
Aaron Neville
(Singer & Musician)
Aaron Neville
12
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
 45 
Ryan O'Neal
(Actor Best Known for His Films: ‘Paper Moon’, ‘Love Story’, and ‘Tough Guys Don't Dance’)
Ryan O'Neal
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 46 
Anne Rice
(American Author Best Known for Her Series of Novels ‘The Vampire Chronicles’)
Anne Rice
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
 47 
Peter Coyote
(Actor, Screenwriter, Director)
Peter Coyote
6
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
 48 
Eddie Rabbitt
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: May 7, 1998
 49 
Dan Haggerty
(Actor best known for playing the title role in the film and television series The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams.)
Dan Haggerty
4
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pound, Wisconsin, United States
Died: January 15, 2016
 50 
Tarita Teriipaia
(Former Actress and Third Wife of Actor Marlon Brando)
Tarita Teriipaia
7
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bora Bora, French Polynesia