Famous People Born In 1942

Discover the most famous people born in 1942. The list includes people like Stephen Hawking, Muhammad Ali, Harrison Ford, Paul McCartney, Jimi Hendrix and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, guitarists and journalists born in 1942. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Italy and many more countries.

Joe BidenJoe Biden
20th November, American
46th President of the United States
Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17th January, American
Boxer

Stephen HawkingStephen Hawking
8th January, British
Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist

Ted KaczynskiTed Kaczynski
22nd May, American
Terrorist, Anarchist

John Wayne GacyJohn Wayne Gacy
17th March, American
Serial Killer

Harrison FordHarrison Ford
13th July, American
Actor
Paul McCartneyPaul McCartney
18th June, British
Singer-songwriter & Musician

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25th March, American
Singer & Activist

Bob RossBob Ross
29th October, American
Painter
Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24th April, American
Singer & Actress

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17th November, American
Film director
Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
27th November, American
Singer & Musician

Amitabh BachchanAmitabh Bachchan
11th October, Indian
Actor

Muammar GaddafiMuammar Gaddafi
7th June, Libyan
Former Prime Minister of Libya

Mitch McConnellMitch McConnell
20th February, American
United States Senator

Brian WilsonBrian Wilson
20th June, American
Musician, Singer
Prince Michael of KentPrince Michael of Kent
4th July, British
Business person

George JungGeorge Jung
6th August, American
Drug Trafficker

Carole KingCarole King
9th February, American
Composer

Brian JonesBrian Jones
28th February, British
Founder of the Rolling Stones
Lou ReedLou Reed
2nd March, American
Musician, Singer

Mehran Karimi Nasseri Mehran Karimi Nasseri
30th November, Iranian
Refugee
Werner Herzog Werner Herzog
5th September, German
Actor, Director

Jerry GarciaJerry Garcia
1st August, American
Musician

Judith SheindlinJudith Sheindlin
21st October, American
Judge, Reality TV Personality
Roger EbertRoger Ebert
18th June, American
 

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14th February, American
Mayor of New York City
Michael CrichtonMichael Crichton
23rd October, American
Author, Screenwriter, Film Director

Billy ConnollyBilly Connolly
24th November, Scottish
Stand-up Comedian

Tony SiricoTony Sirico
29th July, American
Actor
Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton
17th February, American
American political activist

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Jacob ZumaJacob Zuma
12th April, South African
Fourth President of South Africa
Calvin KleinCalvin Klein
19th November, American
Fashion Designer

Muhammadu BuhariMuhammadu Buhari
17th December, Nigerian
Politician

Hu JintaoHu Jintao
21st December, Chinese
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Frank BonnerFrank Bonner
28th February, American
Actor
Sandra DeeSandra Dee
23rd April, American
Film Actress
Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
5th May, American
Singer

Ann DunhamAnn Dunham
29th November, American
Barack Obama's Mother

Chris SarandonChris Sarandon
24th July, American
Actor

Larry FlyntLarry Flynt
1st November, American
 
Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
8th February, American
Musician

Annette FunicelloAnnette Funicello
22nd October, American
Actress

Curtis MayfieldCurtis Mayfield
3rd June, American
Singer, Guitarist

Bill NelsonBill Nelson
29th September, American
Former United States Senator

Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon
30th September, American
Singer
Steve WynnSteve Wynn
27th January, American
Casino Resort Developer

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
20th May, American
Military Personnel
Michael EisnerMichael Eisner
7th March, American
Businessman

Gemma JonesGemma Jones
4th December, British
Actress

Nelson PeltzNelson Peltz
24th June, American
Businessman & Investor
Isabel AllendeIsabel Allende
2nd August, Chilean, Peruvian, American
Writer

Fred ThompsonFred Thompson
19th August, American
Former United States Senator
Michael YorkMichael York
27th March, British
Actor

Enoch AdeboyeEnoch Adeboye
2nd March, Nigerian
Pastor

Charlotte Johnson WahlCharlotte Johnson Wahl
30th April, British
Painter, Mother of Boris Johnson

Harry ChapinHarry Chapin
7th December, American
Singer

Barry DillerBarry Diller
2nd February, American
Chairman of IAC/InterActiveCorp
Joy BeharJoy Behar
7th October, American
Comedian

Roy DeMeoRoy DeMeo
7th September, American
Gangster

Jerry JonesJerry Jones
13th October, American
Owner of NFL's Dallas Cowboys Team

Kent McCordKent McCord
26th September, American
Actor
Susan SullivanSusan Sullivan
18th November, American
Actress

David SternDavid Stern
22nd September, American
Businessman, Lawyer
Marsha MasonMarsha Mason
3rd April, American
Actress

Carol WayneCarol Wayne
6th September, American
Actress

Jerry SloanJerry Sloan
28th March, American
Basketball Player
Robert BallardRobert Ballard
30th June, American
Deep Sea Explorer

Lola FalanaLola Falana
11th September, American
Singer, Dancer, and Actress
Robert GraysmithRobert Graysmith
17th September, American
Author

Melvin FranklinMelvin Franklin
12th October, American
R&B Singer

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28th March, American
 
Garrison KeillorGarrison Keillor
7th August, American
 

Arthur BlankArthur Blank
27th September, American
Businessman
Alan PriceAlan Price
19th April, British
Musician

Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29th November, German
Economist

Lupe OntiverosLupe Ontiveros
17th September, American
Actress

John KaniJohn Kani
30th August, South African
Actor, Playwright, Director
John IrvingJohn Irving
2nd March, American
 
Joanna PettetJoanna Pettet
16th November, Canadian, British
Actress

Fred DinenageFred Dinenage
8th June, British
TV Presenter

Gayatri Chakravorty SpivakGayatri Chakravorty Spivak
24th February, Indian
Scholar

Bibi BeschBibi Besch
1st February, Austrian, American
Actress
David BondermanDavid Bonderman
27th November, American
Businessman

Chelcie RossChelcie Ross
20th January, American
Actor

Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
25th September, American
Singer

Carl Thomas DeanCarl Thomas Dean
20th July, American
Husband of Dolly Parton

Peter HandkePeter Handke
6th December, Austrian
Novelist
José Eduardo dos SantosJosé Eduardo dos Santos
28th August, Angolan
President of Angola

Jim RogersJim Rogers
19th October, American
American businessman
Martin SeligmanMartin Seligman
12th August, American
Psychologist

Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21st March, French
Actress
Daniela BianchiDaniela Bianchi
31st January, Italian
Aactress
Dith PranDith Pran
27th September, American
Photojournalist