Famous People Born In 1949

Discover the most famous people born in 1949. The list includes people like Pablo Escobar, Gary Ridgway, Meryl Streep, Jeff Bridges, Christopher Hitchens and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, guitarists, composers and journalists born in 1949. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & India 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 Ashraf Ghani

Ashraf Ghani.
24
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 13th President of Afghanistan
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Logar, Afghanistan

 2 Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner.
42
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Media Personality, Socialite
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mount Kisco, New York, United States
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 3 Pablo Escobar

Pablo Escobar.
30
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Colombian Drug Lord
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rionegro
Died: December 2, 1993

 4 Dusty Hill

Dusty Hill.
6
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dallas
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 5 Linda Tripp

Linda Tripp.
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Famous As: Civil servant
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

 6 Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Summit, New Jersey, United States
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 7 Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen.
11
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
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 8 Richard Gere

Richard Gere.
6
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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 9 Bernard Arnault

Bernard Arnault.
8
Famous As: Chairman & CEO of LMVH
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Roubaix

 10 Jeff Bridges

Jeff Bridges.
4
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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 11 Billy Gibbons

Billy Gibbons
4
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist, Singer
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Houston

 12 Niki Lauda

Niki Lauda.
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former Formula One driver
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: May 20, 2019
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 13 Ric Flair

Ric Flair.
3
Listed In: WWE Wrestlers
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee

 14 John Belushi

John Belushi.
7
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Humboldt Park, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: March 5, 1982
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 15 David Foster

David Foster.
5
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 1st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

 16 Gary Ridgway

Gary Ridgway.
8
Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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 17 Billy Joel

Billy Joel.
6
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States

 18 Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver.
9
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
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 19 Don Johnson

Don Johnson.
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 15th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Flat Creek Township, Missouri, United States

 20 Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Ruler of Dubai
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dubai
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 21 George Foreman

George Foreman.
5
Listed In: Boxers
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birthdate: 10th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Marshall, Texas, United States

 22 Jessica Lange

Jessica Lange.
7
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actress & Producer
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cloquet, Minnesota, United States
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 23 Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons.
4
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tirat Carmel, Israel

 24 Robin Gibb

Robin Gibb.
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Douglas, Isle of Man
Died: May 20, 2012
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 25 Maurice Gibb

Maurice Gibb.
2
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Douglas, Isle of Man
Died: January 12, 2003

 26 Anna Wintour

Anna Wintour.
1
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, England
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 27 Lindsey Buckingham

Lindsey Buckingham.
5
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Palo Alto

 28 Bill Nighy

Bill Nighy
1
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Caterham
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 29 Mick Taylor

Mick Taylor.
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Welwyn Garden City, England

 30 Michael Richards

Michael Richards
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 24th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Culver City, California, United States

 31 Roger Taylor

Roger Taylor.
0
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 26th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: King's Lynn, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

 32 Paul Orndorff

Paul Orndorff
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestlers
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brandon, Florida, USA

 33 Tom Waits

Tom Waits.
1
Famous As: Singer, Composer, Actor
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States

 34 Gregg Popovich

Gregg Popovich.
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Coach
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: East Chicago

 35 Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie.
7
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tuskegee

 36 Steve Perry

Steve Perry.
5
Listed In: Rock Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hanford, California, United States

 37 Andy Kaufman

Andy Kaufman.
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Famous As: Entertainer
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: May 16, 1984

 38 Leslie Van Houten

Leslie Van Houten.
3
Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: 23rd August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Altadena, California, United States

 39 Christopher Hitchens

Christopher Hitchens.
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Portsmouth
Died: December 15, 2011

 40 Shelley Duvall

Shelley Duvall
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States

 41 Pam Grier

Pam Grier.
4
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

 42 Arsène Wenger

Arsène Wenger.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Manager
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Strasbourg

 43 Benjamin Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

 44 Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Record producer, Film score composer
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Glasgow

 45 Keith Carradine

Keith Carradine.
0
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Mateo, California

 46 Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami.
4
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan

 47 Vera Wang

Vera Wang
0
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Designer, Figure skater, Fashion designer
Birthdate: 27th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

 48 Issei Sagawa

Issei Sagawa.
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Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Public orator
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kobe, Hyogo, Japan

 49 Wolfgang Dziony

Wolfgang Dziony
2
Listed In: Drummers
Famous As: Drummer
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Elze, Germany

 50 Robert Palmer

Robert Palmer
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Snger
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Batley, England
Died: September 26, 2003