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
Vice President of the U.S.A
Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17th January, American
 

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

Ted KaczynskiTed Kaczynski
22nd May, American
Terrorist, Anarchist

Amitabh BachchanAmitabh Bachchan
11th October, Indian
Actor

Harrison FordHarrison Ford
13th July, American
American actor
Bob RossBob Ross
29th October, American
Painter

Paul McCartneyPaul McCartney
18th June, British
Singer-songwriter

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
27th November, American
Singer & Musician
John Wayne GacyJohn Wayne Gacy
17th March, American
Serial Killer

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17th November, American
Film director
Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24th April, American
American singer-songwriter

Mitch McConnellMitch McConnell
20th February, American
United States Senator

Jerry SloanJerry Sloan
28th March, American
Basketball Player

Brian WilsonBrian Wilson
20th June, American
Musician, Singer

Muammar GaddafiMuammar Gaddafi
7th June, Libyan
Former Prime Minister of Libya
Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25th March, American
Singer

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14th February, American
Mayor of New York City

Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton
17th February, American
American political activist

Ann DunhamAnn Dunham
29th November, American
Barack Obama's Mother
George JungGeorge Jung
6th August, American
Drug Trafficker

Werner Herzog Werner Herzog
5th September, German
Actor, Director
Brian JonesBrian Jones
28th February, British
Founder of the Rolling Stones

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

Lou ReedLou Reed
2nd March, American
Musician
Carole KingCarole King
9th February, American
Composer

Billy ConnollyBilly Connolly
24th November, Scottish
Stand-up Comedian
Roger EbertRoger Ebert
18th June, American
 

Jerry GarciaJerry Garcia
1st August, American
Musician

Charlotte Johnson WahlCharlotte Johnson Wahl
30th April, British
Painter, Mother of Boris Johnson
Hu JintaoHu Jintao
21st December, Chinese
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

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Tony SiricoTony Sirico
29th July, American
Actor
David SternDavid Stern
22nd September, American
Businessman, Lawyer

Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
8th February, American
Musician

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

Harry ChapinHarry Chapin
7th December, American
Singer
Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
5th May, American
Singer
Muhammadu BuhariMuhammadu Buhari
17th December, Nigerian
Politician

Steve WynnSteve Wynn
27th January, American
Casino Resort Developer

Chris SarandonChris Sarandon
24th July, American
Actor

Jacob ZumaJacob Zuma
12th April, South African
Fourth President of South Africa
Mehran Karimi Nasseri Mehran Karimi Nasseri
30th November, Iranian
Refugee

Annette FunicelloAnnette Funicello
22nd October, American
Actress

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
23rd April, American
Film Actress

Larry FlyntLarry Flynt
1st November, American
 

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
20th May, American
Military Personnel
Calvin KleinCalvin Klein
19th November, American
Fashion Designer

Curtis MayfieldCurtis Mayfield
3rd June, American
Singer, Guitarist
Prince Michael of KentPrince Michael of Kent
4th July, British
Business person

Nelson PeltzNelson Peltz
24th June, American
Businessman & Investor

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

Robert GraysmithRobert Graysmith
17th September, American
Author
Kent McCordKent McCord
26th September, American
Actor

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

Joy BeharJoy Behar
7th October, American
Comedian

Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon
30th September, American
Singer

Gemma JonesGemma Jones
4th December, British
Actress
Joanna PettetJoanna Pettet
16th November, Canadian, British
Actress

Susan SullivanSusan Sullivan
18th November, American
Actress

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

Roy DeMeoRoy DeMeo
7th September, American
Gangster
Marsha MasonMarsha Mason
3rd April, American
Actress

Carol WayneCarol Wayne
6th September, American
Actress
Arthur BlankArthur Blank
27th September, American
Businessman

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

Lola FalanaLola Falana
11th September, American
Singer, Dancer, and Actress
Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28th March, American
 

John KaniJohn Kani
30th August, South African
Actor, Playwright, Director
Daniela BianchiDaniela Bianchi
31st January, Italian
Aactress

Garrison KeillorGarrison Keillor
7th August, American
 

Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29th November, German
Economist
John IrvingJohn Irving
2nd March, American
 

Alan PriceAlan Price
19th April, British
Musician
Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
25th September, American
Singer

Chelcie RossChelcie Ross
20th January, American
Actor

Bibi BeschBibi Besch
1st February, Austrian, American
Actress

Robert BallardRobert Ballard
30th June, American
Deep Sea Explorer
Betty AberlinBetty Aberlin
30th December, American
Actress
Jim RogersJim Rogers
19th October, American
American businessman

Lupe OntiverosLupe Ontiveros
17th September, American
Actress

Fred DinenageFred Dinenage
8th June, British
TV Presenter

Juanita BroaddrickJuanita Broaddrick
13th December, American
Nurse
Gayatri Chakravorty SpivakGayatri Chakravorty Spivak
24th February, Indian
Scholar

Martin SeligmanMartin Seligman
12th August, American
Psychologist

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

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

Enoch AdeboyeEnoch Adeboye
2nd March, Nigerian
Pastor
Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21st March, French
Actress

John Nathan DealNathan Deal
25th August, American
82nd Governor of Georgia
Anita RoddickAnita Roddick
23rd October, British
 

Carl Thomas DeanCarl Thomas Dean
20th July, American
Husband of Dolly Parton
Dith PranDith Pran
27th September, American
Photojournalist
David BondermanDavid Bonderman
27th November, American
Businessman