Famous People Born In 1947

Discover the most famous people born in 1947. The list includes people like Hillary Clinton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, David Bowie, O. J. Simpson, Stephen King and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, guitarists, composers and hard rock musicians born in 1947. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & France and many more countries.

Arnold SchwarzeneggerArnold Schwarzenegger
(Former Governor of California)

30th July

American

Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Basketball Player, Basketball Coach)

16th April

American

David BowieDavid Bowie
(Singer)

8th January

British

Camilla Parker BowlesCamilla Parker Bowles
(British duchess)

17th July

British

O J SimpsonO. J. Simpson
(Former American Football Player)

9th July

American

Elton JohnElton John
(Singer)

25th March

British

Stephen KingStephen King
(Author)

21st September

American

Farrah FawcettFarrah Fawcett
(Actress)

2nd February

American

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton
(Former First Lady, Political Leader)

26th October

American

Anwar IbrahimAnwar Ibrahim
(Malaysian Politician)

10th August

Malaysian

Ted DansonTed Danson

29th December

American

Brian MayBrian May

19th July

British

David LettermanDavid Letterman
(TV Presenter)

12th April

American

Larry DavidLarry David

2nd July

American

James WoodsJames Woods
(Actor, Producer, Voice Artist)

18th April

American

Johan CruyffJohan Cruyff
(Former Dutch Footballer & Manager)

25th April

Dutch

Glenn CloseGlenn Close
(American actress)

19th March

American

Mitt RomneyMitt Romney
(Former Governor of Massachusetts)

12th March

American

Iggy PopIggy Pop
(Singer)

21st April

American

Salman RushdieSalman Rushdie

19th June

British

Carlos SantanaCarlos Santana

20th July

American

Jonathan BanksJonathan Banks
(Actor)

31st January

American

Pete MaravichPete Maravich
(Basketball Player)

22nd June

American

Jeff LynneJeff Lynne
(Singer-songwriter, Record producer)

30th December

British

Gregg AllmanGregg Allman
(Singer, Guitarist)

8th December

American

Ronnie WoodRonnie Wood
(Musician & Songwriter)

1st June

British

Nolan RyanNolan Ryan
(Baseball Star)

31st January

American

James HuntJames Hunt
(F1 Driver)

29th August

British

Brian JohnsonBrian Johnson
(Singer, Musician)

5th October

British

Tom ClancyTom Clancy
(Novelist)

12th April

American

James PattersonJames Patterson
(Writer)

22nd March

American

Teri GarrTeri Garr
(Actress)

11th November

American

Emmylou HarrisEmmylou Harris
(Singer)

2nd April

American

Paulo CoelhoPaulo Coelho
(Brazilian lyricist)

24th August

Brazilian

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
(Professor)

29th August

American

Dan QuayleDan Quayle
(Former Vice President of the United States)

4th February

American

Cindy WilliamsCindy Williams
(Actress)

22nd August

American

Kiki CamarenaKiki Camarena
(Undercover Agent)

26th July

American

Jonathan PryceJonathan Pryce
(Actor)

1st June

Welsh

Albert BrooksAlbert Brooks
(Actor, Comedian, Director)

22nd July

American

Robert KiyosakiRobert Kiyosaki
(Businessman, Motivational Speaker & Author)

8th April

American

Richard Beckinsale Richard Beckinsale
(TV & Film Actor)

6th July

British

Meredith BaxterMeredith Baxter
(Actress)

21st June

American

Stan KroenkeStan Kroenke
(Entrepreneur)

29th July

American

Alan SugarAlan Sugar

24th March

British

Warren ZevonWarren Zevon
(Rock Singer-songwriter)

24th January

American

Ottis TooleOttis Toole
(Serial Killer)

5th March

American

Sheikh HasinaSheikh Hasina
(Prime Minister of Bangladesh)

28th September

Bangladeshi

James DysonJames Dyson
(Inventor)

2nd May

British

Danielle SteelDanielle Steel
(Novelist)

14th August

American

Dilma RousseffDilma Rousseff
(36th President of Brazil)

14th December

Brazilian

Arlo GuthrieArlo Guthrie
(Singer)

10th July

American

David MametDavid Mamet

30th November

American

Patricia Dianne KrenwinkelPatricia Krenwinkel
(Murderer)

3rd December

American

Camille PagliaCamille Paglia
(Cultural critic)

2nd April

American

Jane CurtinJane Curtin
(Actress)

6th September

American

Cheryl TiegsCheryl Tiegs
(Model)

25th September

American

Laurie AndersonLaurie Anderson
(Musician)

5th June

American

Jack HannaJack Hanna
(Zookeeper, T.V. Presenter)

2nd January

American

Michael PorterMichael Porter
(Economist, Researcher, Author, Advisor, Speaker and Teacher)

23rd May

American

Lois ChilesLois Chiles
(Actress)

15th April

American

Paul AusterPaul Auster

3rd February

American

Jessica SavitchJessica Savitch
(News Anchor)

1st February

American

Mohammad NajibullahMohammad Najibullah
(President of Afghanistan)

6th August

Afghan

Gloria Macapagal-ArroyoGloria Macapagal-Arroyo
(Former President of Philippines)

5th April

Filipino

Shadoe StevensShadoe Stevens
(Radio Host)

3rd November

American

Lawrence KudlowLawrence Kudlow
(Director of the National Economic Council)

20th August

American

Doug HenningDoug Henning
(Magician)

3rd May

Canadian

David BlunkettDavid Blunkett
(Former British Home Secretary)

6th June

British

P. J. O'RourkeP. J. O'Rourke
(Political Satirist & Author)

14th November

American

Shirin EbadiShirin Ebadi
(Human Rights Activist)

21st June

Iranian

Octavia ButlerOctavia Butler
(Science Fiction Writer)

22nd June

American

Thomas Robert CechThomas Cech
(Chemist)

8th December

American

Adolfo Rodríguez SaáAdolfo Rodríguez Saá
(49th President of Argentina)

25th July

Argentinian

Gerd Binnig Gerd Binnig
(Physicist)

20th July

German

Eric Francis WieschausEric F. Wieschaus
(Development Biologist)

8th June

American

Richard LewisRichard Lewis
(Comedian & Actor)

29th June

American

Richard DreyfusRichard Dreyfus
(Actor)

29th October

American

Gyanendra of NepalGyanendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev
(Former King of Nepal)

7th July

Nepalese

Dave BarryDavid Barry
(American author)

3rd July

American

Park MakryePark Makrye
(YouTuber)

30th November

South Korean

Octavia E. ButlerOctavia E. Butler
(American fiction writer)

22nd June

American

Sam NeillSam Neill
(Actor, Winegrower)

14th September

New Zealander,British

Joe WalshJoe Walsh
(Guitarist, Oboist, Banjoist, Singer, Musician, Actor, Singer-songwriter, Mandolinist, Composer, Record producer, Pianist, Percussionist)

20th November

American

Richard DreyfussRichard Dreyfuss
(American actor)

29th October

American

Meat LoafMeat Loaf
(Actor, Musician, Television actor, Singer-songwriter, Record producer)

27th September

American

Don HenleyDon Henley
(Singer, Composer, Musician, Drummer, Pianist, Songwriter)

22nd July

American

Rob ReinerRob Reiner
(Activist, Screenwriter, Filmmaker, Actor)

6th March

American

Kevin KlineKevin Kline
(American film actor)

24th October

American

Alan ThickeAlan Thicke
(Actor, Songwriter, Composer, Television presenter, Voice actor, Comedian)

1st March

Canadian

Sammy HagarSammy Hagar
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Composer)

13th October

American

Mick FleetwoodMick Fleetwood
(Actor, Drummer)

24th June

British

Edward James OlmosEdward James Olmos
(Actor)

24th February

American

John RatzenbergerJohn Ratzenberger
(American actor)

6th April

American

Minnie RipertonMinnie Riperton
(Singer, Singer-songwriter)

8th November

American

Nick CastleNick Castle
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, Film actor)

21st September

American

Joe MantegnaJoe Mantegna
(American actor)

13th November

American

Florentino PérezFlorentino Pérez
(President ,civil engineer)

8th March

Spanish

Marc BolanMarc Bolan
(Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Singer)

30th September