Famous People Born In 1948

Discover the most famous people born in 1948. The list includes people like William Gibson, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Jeremy Irons, Charles, Prince of Wales, Samuel L. Jackson 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 1948. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson
27
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States

 2 Stevie Nicks

Stevie Nicks
25
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States

 3 Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne
35
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Lead vocalist of the Heavy Metal Band 'Black Sabbathe'
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Aston, Birmingham, England
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 4 Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John
48
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
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 5 Edmund Kemper

Edmund Kemper
37
Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: 18th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Burbank, California

 6 Steven Tyler

Steven Tyler
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Stuyvesant Polyclinic
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 7 Robert Plant

Robert Plant
22
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 20th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Bromwich, England
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 8 George R. R. Martin

George R. R. Martin
9
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bayonne, New Jersey, United States
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 9 Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper
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Listed In: Rock Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan

 10 John Ritter

John Ritter
8
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
Died: September 11, 2003
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 11 Terry Bradshaw

Terry Bradshaw
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Listed In: TV Presenters
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States

 12 Frank Abagnale

Frank Abagnale
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Listed In: Fraudsters
Famous As: Impostor, Fraudster
Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bronxville, New York, United States
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 13 Glenn Frey

Glenn Frey
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 6th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: January 18, 2016

 14 Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates
21
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 28th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
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 15 Phil Hartman

Phil Hartman
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Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brantford, Canada
Died: May 28, 1998

 16 Carl Weathers

Carl Weathers
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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 17 Donna Summer

Donna Summer
7
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 17, 2012

 18 Jeremy Irons

Jeremy Irons
7
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 19th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cowes, Isle of Wight, England
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 19 Margot Kidder

Margot Kidder
9
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Yellowknife, Canada
Died: May 13, 2018

 20 Bernadette Peters

Bernadette Peters
8
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ozone Park, New York, United States
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 21 Jackson Browne

Jackson Browne
5
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany

 22 Cat Stevens

Cat Stevens
11
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 21st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
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 23 Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 2nd President of UAE (2004–2022)
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Al Ain, Trucial States
Died: May 13, 2022

 24 James Taylor

James Taylor
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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 25 Grace Jones

Grace Jones
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Model, Singer, Actress
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Spanish Town, Jamaica

 26 John Carpenter

John Carpenter
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Famous As: American film director
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Carthage, New York, United States
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 27 John Bonham

John Bonham
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Listed In: Drummers
Famous As: Drummer of Rock Band Led Zeppelin
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Redditch, England, UK
Died: September 25, 1980

 28 Jean Reno

Jean Reno
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco
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 29 Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States

 30 Eckhart Tolle

Eckhart Tolle
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Famous As: Spiritual teacher and self-help author
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lünen, Germany

 31 Clarence Thomas

Clarence Thomas
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Birthdate: 23rd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Montgomery, Georgia, United States

 32 Rick James

Rick James
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: August 6, 2004

 33 Fred Hampton

Fred Hampton
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Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Summit, Illinois, United States
Died: December 4, 1969

 34 Phylicia Rashad

Phylicia Rashad
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

 35 Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
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Listed In: Ghazal Singers
Famous As: Qawwal and Ghazal Singer
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Faisalabad
Died: August 16, 1997

 36 Billy Crystal

Billy Crystal
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

 37 Mikhail Baryshnikov

Mikhail Baryshnikov
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Choreographer, Dance
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Riga, Latvia

 38 Ronnie Van Zant

Ronnie Van Zant
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Composer, Guitarist
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jacksonville
Died: October 20, 1977

 39 Ted Nugent

Ted Nugent
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Charter Township, Michigan, United States

 40 Christa McAuliffe

Christa McAuliffe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former Astronaut who was chosen for the STS-51-L mission from among 11,000 applications
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 28, 1986

 41 Andrew Lloyd Webber

Andrew Lloyd Webber
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kensington, London

 42 Rhea Perlman

Rhea Perlman
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Coney Island, New York, United States

 43 Susan Atkins

Susan Atkins
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Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Gabriel, California, United States
Died: September 24, 2009

 44 Steve Winwood

Steve Winwood
1
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Handsworth, Birmingham, England

 45 Todd Rundgren

Todd Rundgren
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Multi-instrumentalist, Singer, Record Producer
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

 46 Barbara Hershey

Barbara Hershey
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 47 Bonnie Bedelia

Bonnie Bedelia
3
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

 48 Brian Eno

Brian Eno
4
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Record producer
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Melton, Suffolk, England

 49 Bobby Orr

Bobby Orr
1
Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Parry Sound, Canada

 50 Meg Foster

Meg Foster
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States