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
Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25th March, American
Singer

Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17th January, American
 

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
Bob RossBob Ross
29th October, American
Painter

Paul McCartneyPaul McCartney
18th June, British
Singer-songwriter

Harrison FordHarrison Ford
13th July, American
American actor
Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24th April, American
American singer-songwriter

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

Mitch McConnellMitch McConnell
20th February, American
United States Senator

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

Larry FlyntLarry Flynt
1st November, American
 

Amitabh BachchanAmitabh Bachchan
11th October, Indian
Actor
Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton
17th February, American
American political activist

Carole KingCarole King
9th February, American
Composer

Brian WilsonBrian Wilson
20th June, American
Musician, Singer

Prince Michael of KentPrince Michael of Kent
4th July, British
Business person
Billy ConnollyBilly Connolly
24th November, Scottish
Stand-up Comedian

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

George JungGeorge Jung
6th August, American
Drug Trafficker

Roger EbertRoger Ebert
18th June, American
 
Werner Herzog Werner Herzog
5th September, German
Actor, Director

Judith SheindlinJudith Sheindlin
21st October, American
Judge, Reality TV Personality
Jerry GarciaJerry Garcia
1st August, American
Musician

Michael CrichtonMichael Crichton
23rd October, American
Author, Screenwriter, Film Director

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14th February, American
Mayor of New York City
Ann DunhamAnn Dunham
29th November, American
Barack Obama's Mother

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Tony SiricoTony Sirico
29th July, American
Actor
Hu JintaoHu Jintao
21st December, Chinese
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Mehran Karimi Nasseri Mehran Karimi Nasseri
30th November, Iranian
Refugee

Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
8th February, American
Musician

Jacob ZumaJacob Zuma
12th April, South African
Fourth President of South Africa
Chris SarandonChris Sarandon
24th July, American
Actor
Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
5th May, American
Singer

Isabel AllendeIsabel Allende
2nd August, Chilean, Peruvian, American
Writer

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
23rd April, American
Film Actress

Muhammadu BuhariMuhammadu Buhari
17th December, Nigerian
Politician
Bill NelsonBill Nelson
29th September, American
Former United States Senator

Annette FunicelloAnnette Funicello
22nd October, American
Actress

Michael YorkMichael York
27th March, British
Actor

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
20th May, American
Military Personnel

Curtis MayfieldCurtis Mayfield
3rd June, American
Singer, Guitarist
Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon
30th September, American
Singer

Calvin KleinCalvin Klein
19th November, American
Fashion Designer
Fred ThompsonFred Thompson
19th August, American
Former United States Senator

Michael EisnerMichael Eisner
7th March, American
Businessman

Gemma JonesGemma Jones
4th December, British
Actress
Steve WynnSteve Wynn
27th January, American
Casino Resort Developer

Nelson PeltzNelson Peltz
24th June, American
Businessman & Investor
Jerry JonesJerry Jones
13th October, American
Owner of NFL's Dallas Cowboys Team

Joy BeharJoy Behar
7th October, American
Comedian

Harry ChapinHarry Chapin
7th December, American
Singer

Roy DeMeoRoy DeMeo
7th September, American
Gangster

Melvin FranklinMelvin Franklin
12th October, American
R&B Singer
Kent McCordKent McCord
26th September, American
Actor

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

Susan SullivanSusan Sullivan
18th November, American
Actress

Carol WayneCarol Wayne
6th September, American
Actress
Marsha MasonMarsha Mason
3rd April, American
Actress

Alan PriceAlan Price
19th April, British
Musician
Robert GraysmithRobert Graysmith
17th September, American
Author

Arthur BlankArthur Blank
27th September, American
Businessman

Garrison KeillorGarrison Keillor
7th August, American
 
John IrvingJohn Irving
2nd March, American
 

David SternDavid Stern
22nd September, American
Businessman, Lawyer
Jerry SloanJerry Sloan
28th March, American
Basketball Player

Lola FalanaLola Falana
11th September, American
Singer, Dancer, and Actress

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28th March, American
 
Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29th November, German
Economist

Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
25th September, American
Singer
John KaniJohn Kani
30th August, South African
Actor, Playwright, Director

Joanna PettetJoanna Pettet
16th November, Canadian, British
Actress

Barry DillerBarry Diller
2nd February, American
Chairman of IAC/InterActiveCorp

Gayatri Chakravorty SpivakGayatri Chakravorty Spivak
24th February, Indian
Scholar
Robert BallardRobert Ballard
30th June, American
Deep Sea Explorer
Fred DinenageFred Dinenage
8th June, British
TV Presenter

Bibi BeschBibi Besch
1st February, Austrian, American
Actress

José Eduardo dos SantosJosé Eduardo dos Santos
28th August, Angolan
President of Angola

Michael MadiganMichael Madigan
19th April, American
Politician
Chelcie RossChelcie Ross
20th January, American
Actor

Lupe OntiverosLupe Ontiveros
17th September, American
Actress

Daniela BianchiDaniela Bianchi
31st January, Italian
Aactress

Jim RogersJim Rogers
19th October, American
American businessman

Dith PranDith Pran
27th September, American
Photojournalist
Martin SeligmanMartin Seligman
12th August, American
Psychologist

Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21st March, French
Actress
David BondermanDavid Bonderman
27th November, American
Businessman

Anita RoddickAnita Roddick
23rd October, British
 
Peter HandkePeter Handke
6th December, Austrian
Novelist
Carl Thomas DeanCarl Thomas Dean
20th July, American
Husband of Dolly Parton