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.

Stephen HawkingStephen Hawking
8th January, British
Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist
Joe BidenJoe Biden
20th November, American
Vice President of the U.S.A

Paul McCartneyPaul McCartney
18th June, British
Singer-songwriter

Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17th January, American
 

Bob RossBob Ross
29th October, American
Painter

Ted KaczynskiTed Kaczynski
22nd May, American
Terrorist, Anarchist
John Wayne GacyJohn Wayne Gacy
17th March, American
Serial Killer

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
27th November, American
Singer & Musician

Amitabh BachchanAmitabh Bachchan
11th October, Indian
Film actor

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

Mitch McConnellMitch McConnell
20th February, American
United States Senator
Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17th November, American
Director, Producer

Muammar GaddafiMuammar Gaddafi
7th June, Libyan
 

Carole KingCarole King
9th February, American
Composer
Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25th March, American
Singer

Billy ConnollyBilly Connolly
24th November, Scottish
Stand-up Comedian
Brian WilsonBrian Wilson
20th June, American
Musician, Singer

Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
8th February, American
Musician

Brian JonesBrian Jones
28th February, British
Founder of the Rolling Stones
Jerry GarciaJerry Garcia
1st August, American
Musician

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14th February, American
Mayor of New York City
Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
5th May, American
Singer

Werner Herzog Werner Herzog
5th September, German
Actor, Director

Lou ReedLou Reed
2nd March, American
Musician

Jerry JonesJerry Jones
13th October, American
Owner of NFL's Dallas Cowboys Team
Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
20th May, American
Military Personnel
Roger EbertRoger Ebert
18th June, American
 

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

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

Mehran Karimi Nasseri Mehran Karimi Nasseri
30th November, Iranian
Refugee
Calvin KleinCalvin Klein
19th November, American
Fashion Designer

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John KaniJohn Kani
30th August, South African
Actor, Playwright, Director

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

Jacob ZumaJacob Zuma
12th April, South African
Fourth President of South Africa

Tony SiricoTony Sirico
29th July, American
Actor
Larry FlyntLarry Flynt
1st November, American
 

Chris SarandonChris Sarandon
24th July, American
Actor
Gemma JonesGemma Jones
4th December, British
Actress

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
23rd April, American
Film Actress

Annette FunicelloAnnette Funicello
22nd October, American
Actress
Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton
17th February, American
American political activist

Harry ChapinHarry Chapin
7th December, American
Singer
Charlotte Johnson WahlCharlotte Johnson Wahl
30th April, British
Painter, Mother of Boris Johnson

Robert GraysmithRobert Graysmith
17th September, American
Author

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

Curtis MayfieldCurtis Mayfield
3rd June, American
Singer, Guitarist

Joy BeharJoy Behar
7th October, American
Comedian
Melvin FranklinMelvin Franklin
12th October, American
R&B Singer

Fred ThompsonFred Thompson
19th August, American
Former United States Senator

Michael YorkMichael York
27th March, British
Actor

Steve WynnSteve Wynn
27th January, American
Casino Resort Developer
Carol WayneCarol Wayne
6th September, American
Actress

Lola FalanaLola Falana
11th September, American
Singer, Dancer, and Actress
Isabel AllendeIsabel Allende
2nd August, Chilean, Peruvian, American
Writer

Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon
30th September, American
Singer

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

Roy DeMeoRoy DeMeo
7th September, American
Gangster
Garrison KeillorGarrison Keillor
7th August, American
 

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28th March, American
 

Barry DillerBarry Diller
2nd February, American
Chairman of IAC/InterActiveCorp
Robert BallardRobert Ballard
30th June, American
Deep Sea Explorer

Susan SullivanSusan Sullivan
18th November, American
Actress
Arthur BlankArthur Blank
27th September, American
Businessman

Daniela BianchiDaniela Bianchi
31st January, Italian
Aactress

Jerry SloanJerry Sloan
28th March, American
Basketball Player

Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29th November, German
Economist
John IrvingJohn Irving
2nd March, American
 
Kent McCordKent McCord
26th September, American
Actor

Alan PriceAlan Price
19th April, British
Musician

Nelson PeltzNelson Peltz
24th June, American
Businessman & Investor

Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
25th September, American
Singer
Anita RoddickAnita Roddick
23rd October, British
 

Chelcie RossChelcie Ross
20th January, American
Actor

Bibi BeschBibi Besch
1st February, Austrian, American
Actress

Betty AberlinBetty Aberlin
30th December, American
Actress

Jim RogersJim Rogers
19th October, American
American businessman
Lupe OntiverosLupe Ontiveros
17th September, American
Actress

José Eduardo dos SantosJosé Eduardo dos Santos
28th August, Angolan
President of Angola
Bill NelsonBill Nelson
29th September, American
Former United States Senator

Frank BonnerFrank Bonner
28th February, American
Actor

Enoch AdeboyeEnoch Adeboye
2nd March, Nigerian
Pastor
Dith PranDith Pran
27th September, American
Photojournalist

Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21st March, French
Actress
Mohamed ElBaradeiMohamed ElBaradei
17th June, Egyptian
Former Director of IAEA & Nobel Peace Prize Winner

John Nathan DealNathan Deal
25th August, American
82nd Governor of Georgia

Judith SheindlinJudith Sheindlin
21st October, American
Judge, Reality TV Personality

Butch OtterButch Otter
3rd May, American
Governor of Idaho
Christiane Nüsslein-VolhardChristiane Nüsslein-Volhard
20th October, German
Researcher

Stanley B. PrusinerStanley B. Prusiner
28th May, American
Neurologist and Biochemist
Vladimír MečiarVladimír Mečiar
26th July, Slovak
Politician

Yiannis BoutarisYiannis Boutaris
13th June, Greek
Greek Politician
Laila FreivaldsLaila Freivalds
22nd June, Swedish
Swedish Politician

Taj MahalTaj Mahal
17th May, American
musician, singer, banjoist, pianist
Ian McShaneIan McShane
29th September, British
Actor