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
26
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
26
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
25
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
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Danny Trejo
19
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Echo Park, Los Angeles, California, United States
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Sam Elliott
17
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
 6 
Diana Ross
(Lead Singer of 'the Supremes', the Best-Charting Female Group in History)
Diana Ross
52
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
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Rocky Johnson
(Canadian Professional Wrestler and Father of Actor and Former WWE Wrestler Dwayne Johnson)
Rocky Johnson
19
Listed In: Wrestlers
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amherst, Canada
Died: January 15, 2020
 8 
Jimmy Page
(Guitarist and Founder of the Rock Band 'Led Zeppelin')
Jimmy Page
17
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Heston, Middlesex, England
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Joe Frazier
(American Former Professional Boxer and Olympic Gold Medallist)
Joe Frazier
24
Listed In: Boxers
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
Died: November 7, 2011
 10 
Harold Ramis
(American actor)
Harold Ramis
12
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: February 24, 2014
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R. Lee Ermey
(American actor)
R. Lee Ermey
12
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Emporia, Kansas, U.S.
Died: April 15, 2018
 12 
Barry White
(Singer-songwriter)
Barry White
42
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Galveston, Texas, United States
Died: July 4, 2003
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Joe Cocker
(British Singer and Musician Known for His Album ‘With a Little Help from My Friends’)
Joe Cocker
6
Listed In: Rock Singers
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Crookes, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Died: December 22, 2014
 14 
Angela Davis
(Political Activist)
Angela Davis
36
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Birmingham
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Gladys Knight
(Singer-Songwriter)
Gladys Knight
15
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
 16 
Patti LaBelle
15
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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John Rhys-Davies
( Best Known for Portraying 'Sallah' in the 'Indiana Jones' Movies)
John Rhys-Davies
13
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
 18 
Stockard Channing
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Betty Rizzo’ in the Film ‘Grease’)
Stockard Channing
9
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, United States
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William Gary Busey
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Buddy Holly’ in the Film ‘The Buddy Holly Story’)
William Gary Busey
12
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baytown, Texas, United States
 20 
Roger Daltrey
9
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hammersmith Hospital, London, England
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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
 22 
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
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John Entwistle
(Musician & Songwriter who was The Bassist ‍for The Rock Band 'The Who')
John Entwistle
6
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: June 27, 2002
 24 
Rutger Hauer
(Dutch Actor Known for His Films: 'Turkish Delight', 'Nighthawks' and 'Blade Runner')
Rutger Hauer
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Breukelen, Netherlands
Died: July 19, 2019
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Shelley Fabares
(American Actress and Singer Known for Her Role as ‘Mary Stone’ on the Sitcom ‘The Donna Reed Show’)
Shelley Fabares
11
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
 26 
Richard Belzer
(Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Author)
Richard Belzer
5
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut
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Craig T. Nelson
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States
 28 
Dennis Wilson
(musician)
Dennis Wilson
5
Listed In: Drummers
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, United States
Died: December 28, 1983
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Jacqueline Bisset
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Weybridge, Surrey, England
 30 
Michelle Phillips
(Actress and the Vocalist in the Musical Quartet 'The Mamas and the Papas')
Michelle Phillips
10
Birthdate: 4th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
 31 
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
 32 
Dennis Farina
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Joe Fontana’ in the TV Series ‘Law & Order’)
Dennis Farina
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 22, 2013
 33 
Frank Sinatra Jr.
(Singer-Songwriter, Actor and Son of Actor Frank Sinatra)
Frank Sinatra Jr.
14
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 10th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Died: March 16, 2016
 34 
Brenda Lee
(Singer-Songwriter Known for Her 1960 Hit 'I’m Sorry' and 1958’s 'Rockin’ around the Christmas Tree')
Brenda Lee
6
Listed In: Country Singers
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
 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, Angus, Scotland
 36 
Geraldine Chaplin
(Actress and Daughter of Charlie Chaplin)
Geraldine Chaplin
10
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
 37 
Jeffrey Tambor
(Awarded a Golden Globe for his portrayal of Pfefferman.)
Jeffrey Tambor
6
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
 38 
Boz Scaggs
(Singer)
Boz Scaggs
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 8th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, USA
 39 
Dennis Franz
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maywood, Illinois, United States
 40 
Jerry Springer
(Broadcaster, 56th Mayor of Cincinnati)
Jerry Springer
18
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Highgate, London, England
 41 
Pattie Boyd
(Model, Ex-Wife of George Harrison)
Pattie Boyd
11
Listed In: Models
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Taunton
 42 
John Paul DeJoria
(Businessperson)
John Paul DeJoria
5
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 43 
Al Michaels
(Sportscaster)
Al Michaels
2
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
 44 
Meredith MacRae
4
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 30th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Died: July 14, 2000
 45 
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
 46 
Jonathan Demme
(American film director)
Jonathan Demme
1
Listed In: Directors
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Baldwin, New York
Died: April 26, 2017
 47 
Rick Barry
(Basketball Player)
Rick Barry
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
 48 
G. W. Bailey
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Luther Rizzo’ in TV Series ‘M*A*S*H’)
G. W. Bailey
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States
 49 
Peter Tosh
(Reggae Musician)
Peter Tosh
10
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 19th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Westmoreland, Jamaica
Died: September 11, 1987
 50 
Townes Van Zandt
(Country Singer & Songwriter Best Known for His Songs: 'Pancho and Lefty' and 'For the Sake of the Song')
Townes Van Zandt
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Died: January 1, 1997