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.

Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17th January, American
 
Joe BidenJoe Biden
20th November, American
Vice President of the U.S.A

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

Paul McCartneyPaul McCartney
18th June, British
Singer-songwriter

Harrison FordHarrison Ford
13th July, American
American actor

Bob RossBob Ross
29th October, American
Painter
John Wayne GacyJohn Wayne Gacy
17th March, American
Serial Killer

Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
8th February, American
Musician

Ted KaczynskiTed Kaczynski
22nd May, American
Terrorist, Anarchist

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
27th November, American
Singer & Musician
Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24th April, American
American singer-songwriter

Amitabh BachchanAmitabh Bachchan
11th October, Indian
Film actor
Mitch McConnellMitch McConnell
20th February, American
United States Senator

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17th November, American
Director, Producer

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

Muammar GaddafiMuammar Gaddafi
7th June, Libyan
 
Brian JonesBrian Jones
28th February, British
Founder of the Rolling Stones

Brian WilsonBrian Wilson
20th June, American
Musician, Singer

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14th February, American
Mayor of New York City
Lou ReedLou Reed
2nd March, American
Musician

Jerry GarciaJerry Garcia
1st August, American
Musician
Roger EbertRoger Ebert
18th June, American
 

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

Michael CrichtonMichael Crichton
23rd October, American
 

Billy ConnollyBilly Connolly
24th November, Scottish
Stand-up Comedian
Ann DunhamAnn Dunham
29th November, American
Barack Obama's Mother
John KaniJohn Kani
30th August, South African
Actor, Playwright, Director

Calvin KleinCalvin Klein
19th November, American
Fashion Designer

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

Mehran Karimi Nasseri Mehran Karimi Nasseri
30th November, Iranian
Refugee
Tony SiricoTony Sirico
29th July, American
Actor

Chris SarandonChris Sarandon
24th July, American
Actor

Gemma JonesGemma Jones
4th December, British
Actress

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

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Sandra DeeSandra Dee
23rd April, American
Film Actress
Annette FunicelloAnnette Funicello
22nd October, American
Actress

Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
5th May, American
Singer
Harry ChapinHarry Chapin
7th December, American
Singer

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
20th May, American
Military Personnel

Larry FlyntLarry Flynt
1st November, American
 
Joy BeharJoy Behar
7th October, American
Comedian

Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton
17th February, American
American political activist
Curtis MayfieldCurtis Mayfield
3rd June, American
Singer, Guitarist

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

Robert GraysmithRobert Graysmith
17th September, American
Author

Michael YorkMichael York
27th March, British
Actor

Carl Thomas DeanCarl Thomas Dean
20th July, American
Husband of Dolly Parton
Jerry JonesJerry Jones
13th October, American
Owner of NFL's Dallas Cowboys Team

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

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

Steve WynnSteve Wynn
27th January, American
Casino Resort Developer
Lola FalanaLola Falana
11th September, American
Singer, Dancer, and Actress

Frankie LymonFrankie Lymon
30th September, American
Singer
Marsha MasonMarsha Mason
3rd April, American
Actress

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

Barry DillerBarry Diller
2nd February, American
Chairman of IAC/InterActiveCorp
Roy DeMeoRoy DeMeo
7th September, American
Gangster

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

Susan SullivanSusan Sullivan
18th November, American
Actress

Arthur BlankArthur Blank
27th September, American
Businessman
John IrvingJohn Irving
2nd March, American
 

Anita Bose PfaffAnita Bose Pfaff
29th November, German
Economist
Nelson PeltzNelson Peltz
24th June, American
Businessman & Investor

Robert BallardRobert Ballard
30th June, American
Deep Sea Explorer

Chelcie RossChelcie Ross
20th January, American
Actor

Bibi BeschBibi Besch
1st February, Austrian, American
Actress
Daniela BianchiDaniela Bianchi
31st January, Italian
Aactress
Betty AberlinBetty Aberlin
30th December, American
Actress

Lupe OntiverosLupe Ontiveros
17th September, American
Actress

Enoch AdeboyeEnoch Adeboye
2nd March, Nigerian
Pastor

Jim RogersJim Rogers
19th October, American
American businessman
Bill NelsonBill Nelson
29th September, American
Former United States Senator

Frank BonnerFrank Bonner
28th February, American
Actor

Anita RoddickAnita Roddick
23rd October, British
 

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

Mohamed ElBaradeiMohamed ElBaradei
17th June, Egyptian
Former Director of IAEA & Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Dith PranDith Pran
27th September, American
Photojournalist

Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21st March, French
Actress
Judith SheindlinJudith Sheindlin
21st October, American
Judge, Reality TV Personality

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

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

René AngélilRené Angélil
16th January, Canadian, American
Record Producers
Rajesh KhannaRajesh Khanna
29th December, Indian
Actor, Politician, Film producer, Singer

Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
10th July, American
Singer, Composer

Madeline KahnMadeline Kahn
29th September, American
voice actor, stage actor, film actor, television

Wayne NewtonWayne Newton
3rd April, American
American singer
Linda EvansLinda Evans
18th November, American
Television actor, Actor