Famous People Born In 1944

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Discover the most famous people born in 1944. The list includes people like George Lucas, Michael Douglas, Diana Ross, Jerry Springer, Danny DeVito 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 1944. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.
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 1 
Danny DeVito
(Actor, Director, Producer)
Danny DeVito
24
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Neptune Township, New Jersey, United States
 2 
George Lucas
(Filmmaker Known for Creating the 'Star Wars' & 'Indiana Jones' Franchises)
George Lucas
21
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Modesto, California, United States
 3 
Michael Douglas
(One of the Most Popular and Critically Acclaimed Actors of His Generation)
Michael Douglas
23
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
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Danny Trejo
16
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Echo Park, Los Angeles, California, United States
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Diana Ross
(Lead Singer of 'the Supremes', the Best-Charting Female Group in History)
Diana Ross
41
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
 6 
Sam Elliott
15
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
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Rocky Johnson
(Canadian Professional Wrestler and Father of Actor and Former WWE Wrestler Dwayne Johnson)
Rocky Johnson
17
Listed In: Wrestlers
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amherst, Canada
Died: January 15, 2020
 8 
Joe Frazier
(American Former Professional Boxer and Olympic Gold Medallist)
Joe Frazier
19
Listed In: Boxers
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
Died: November 7, 2011
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Jimmy Page
(Guitarist and Founder of the Rock Band 'Led Zeppelin')
Jimmy Page
14
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Heston, Middlesex, England
 10 
R. Lee Ermey
(American actor)
R. Lee Ermey
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Emporia, Kansas, U.S.
Died: April 15, 2018
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Barry White
(Singer-songwriter)
Barry White
39
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Galveston, Texas, United States
Died: July 4, 2003
 12 
Angela Davis
(Political Activist)
Angela Davis
31
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Birmingham
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Harold Ramis
(American actor)
Harold Ramis
9
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: February 24, 2014
 14 
Gladys Knight
(Singer-Songwriter)
Gladys Knight
10
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Joe Cocker
(British Singer and Musician Known for His Album ‘With a Little Help from My Friends’)
Joe Cocker
5
Listed In: Rock Singers
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Crookes, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Died: December 22, 2014
 16 
Patti LaBelle
13
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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John Rhys-Davies
13
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
 18 
William Gary Busey
11
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baytown, Texas, United States
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Stockard Channing
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Betty Rizzo’ in the Film ‘Grease’)
Stockard Channing
8
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, United States
 20 
Peter Cetera
(Lead Vocalist and Bassist of the Rock Band 'Chicago')
Peter Cetera
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Michelle Phillips
(Actress and the Vocalist in the Musical Quartet 'The Mamas and the Papas')
Michelle Phillips
9
Birthdate: 4th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
 22 
Roger Daltrey
7
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hammersmith Hospital, London, England
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Alice Walker
(The First African-American Woman to Win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)
Alice Walker
9
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Eatonton, Georgia, United States
 24 
Craig T. Nelson
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States
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Richard Belzer
(Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Author)
Richard Belzer
5
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut
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Jacqueline Bisset
4
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Weybridge, Surrey, England
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Frank Oz
(Puppeteer & Actor Known for His Role of Yoda in the 'Star Wars' Series)
Frank Oz
2
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hereford, England
 28 
Jeffrey Tambor
(Awarded a Golden Globe for his portrayal of Pfefferman.)
Jeffrey Tambor
3
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
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John Entwistle
(Musician & Songwriter who was The Bassist ‍for The Rock Band 'The Who')
John Entwistle
3
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: June 27, 2002
 30 
Shelley Fabares
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
 31 
Rutger Hauer
(Dutch Actor Known for His Films: 'Turkish Delight', 'Nighthawks' and 'Blade Runner')
Rutger Hauer
6
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Breukelen, Netherlands
Died: July 19, 2019
 32 
Dennis Farina
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Joe Fontana’ in the TV Series ‘Law & Order’)
Dennis Farina
6
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 22, 2013
 33 
Geraldine Chaplin
(Actress and Daughter of Charlie Chaplin)
Geraldine Chaplin
8
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
 34 
Frank Sinatra Jr.
(Singer-Songwriter, Actor and Son of Actor Frank Sinatra)
Frank Sinatra Jr.
10
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 10th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Died: March 16, 2016
 35 
Ian McDiarmid
(Best Known for His Villainous Role of 'Emperor Palpatine' from the 'Star Wars' Film Series)
Ian McDiarmid
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 11th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Carnoustie
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Pattie Boyd
(Model, Ex-Wife of George Harrison)
Pattie Boyd
10
Listed In: Models
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Taunton
 37 
Jerry Springer
(Broadcaster, 56th Mayor of Cincinnati)
Jerry Springer
15
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Highgate, London, England
 38 
Brenda Lee
(Singer-Songwriter Known for Her 1960 Hit 'I’m Sorry' and 1958’s 'Rockin’ around the Christmas Tree')
Brenda Lee
5
Listed In: Country Singers
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
 39 
Dennis Wilson
(musician)
Dennis Wilson
5
Listed In: Drummers
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, United States
Died: December 28, 1983
 40 
Boz Scaggs
(Singer)
Boz Scaggs
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 8th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, USA
 41 
John Paul DeJoria
(Businessperson)
John Paul DeJoria
4
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 42 
Larry Ellison
(Co-Founder of Oracle)
Larry Ellison
4
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 17th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
 43 
Townes Van Zandt
(Country Singer & Songwriter Best Known for His Songs: 'Pancho and Lefty' and 'For the Sake of the Song')
Townes Van Zandt
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Died: January 1, 1997
 44 
Dennis Franz
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maywood, Illinois, United States
 45 
Jane Hawking
(Writer)
Jane Hawking
3
Listed In: Biographers
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
 46 
Omar al-Bashir
(Former President of Sudan)
Omar al-Bashir
17
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hosh Bannaga, Sudan
 47 
Meredith MacRae
4
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 30th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Died: July 14, 2000
 48 
Michael Buffer
(Announcer)
Michael Buffer
1
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
 49 
Peter Tosh
(Reggae Musician)
Peter Tosh
7
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 19th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Westmoreland, Jamaica
Died: September 11, 1987
 50 
Bobby Womack
(Singer, Songwriter, Musician, and Record Producer)
Bobby Womack
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: June 27, 2014