Famous People Born In 1950

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Discover the most famous people born in 1950. The list includes people like Narendra Modi, Steve Wozniak, Bill Murray, Stevie Wonder, Randy Quaid 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 1950. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Canada and many more countries.
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 1 
Stevie Wonder
(Singer-Songwriter and Musician)
Stevie Wonder
38
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saginaw, Michigan, United States
 2 
Bill Murray
(Actor & Comedian Known for His Deadpan Delivery)
Bill Murray
38
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States
 3 
John Candy
(Canadian Actor and Comedian Known Mainly for His Work in Hollywood Films)
John Candy
42
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Newmarket, Canada
Died: March 4, 1994
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Tom Petty
(Rock Singer, Guitarist)
Tom Petty
33
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida, United States
Died: October 2, 2017
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Richard Branson
(Founder of the 'Virgin Group')
Richard Branson
48
Listed In: Aviation
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Blackheath, London, Engand
 6 
Steve Wozniak
(Co-Founder of Apple Inc.)
Steve Wozniak
27
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 11th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
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Karen Carpenter
(Singer & Drummer Known for Her Distinctive Three-Octave Contralto Vocal Range)
Karen Carpenter
22
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 4, 1983
 8 
Dr. Phil McGraw
(Television Host)
Dr. Phil McGraw
49
Listed In: Talk Show Hosts
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vinita, Oklahoma
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Agnetha Faltskog
(Member of the Pop Group 'ABBA')
Agnetha Faltskog
26
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jönköping, Sweden
 10 
Chuck Schumer
(Politician)
Chuck Schumer
41
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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William H. Macy
14
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Miami, Florida
 12 
Narendra Modi
(Prime Minister of India (Since 2014))
Narendra Modi
171
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vadnagar, Gujarat, India
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Rajinikanth
(Indian Actor Who Works Predominantly in Tamil Cinema)
Rajinikanth
21
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
 14 
David Cassidy
(Actor & Singer Best Known for His Role of ‘Keith Partridge’ in the Musical Sitcom, ‘The Partridge Family’')
David Cassidy
2
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 21, 2017
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Zaha Hadid
(Architect)
Zaha Hadid
14
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baghdad
Died: March 31, 2016
 16 
Natalie Cole
(Singer)
Natalie Cole
7
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Died: December 31, 2015
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Jay Leno
(Comedian, Writer and Host of the NBC Show ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’)
Jay Leno
14
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York, United States
 18 
Bernie Taupin
(British Songwriter Best Known for His Long-Term Partnership with Musician Elton John)
Bernie Taupin
7
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England
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Robbie Coltrane
6
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rutherglen, Scotland
 20 
Julius Erving
(Basketball player)
Julius Erving
5
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: East Meadow, New York, United States
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Peter Gabriel
(Musician & Singer)
Peter Gabriel
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chobham, Surrey, England
 22 
Martin Short
(Canadian-American Actor, Comedian and Singer)
Martin Short
7
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamilton, Canada
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Markie Post
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Terri Michaels’ in the TV Series ‘The Fall Guy’)
Markie Post
29
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, United States
Died: August 7, 2021
 24 
Ron Perlman
20
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Washington Heights, New York, United States
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Ed Harris
(Film actor)
Ed Harris
5
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Englewood, New Jersey, United States
 26 
Juan Gabriel
(Singer)
Juan Gabriel
19
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Parácuaro, Michoacán, Mexico
Died: August 28, 2016
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Marcheline Bertrand
(American Actress and Former Wife of Actor ‘Jon Voight’)
Marcheline Bertrand
9
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois, United States
Died: January 27, 2007
 28 
Larry Hoover
(Criminal)
Larry Hoover
37
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jackson, Mississippi, United States
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Morgan Fairchild
5
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
 30 
Peter Frampton
(Musician & Singer)
Peter Frampton
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bromley, England
 31 
Cybill Lynne Shepherd
(Actress and Singer)
Cybill Lynne Shepherd
11
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
 32 
Debbie Allen
(Actress Best Known for Her Work in the Musical-Drama Television Series 'Fame')
Debbie Allen
8
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
 33 
William Hurt
(Best Known for His Films: ‘A History of Violence’ and ‘Kiss of the Spider Woman’)
William Hurt
12
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: March 13, 2022
 34 
Gabriel Byrne
(One of Ireland's Greatest Film Actors)
Gabriel Byrne
4
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Walkinstown, Dublin, Ireland
 35 
Julie Walters
(Actress)
Julie Walters
8
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Smethwick
 36 
Billy Ocean
(Recording Artist)
Billy Ocean
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fyzabad
 37 
Huey Lewis
(Songwriter, Actor & Lead Singer for the Band 'Huey Lewis and the News')
Huey Lewis
9
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 38 
Wendie Malick
(Actress Known for Her Roles in the HBO Sitcom ‘Dream On’ and NBC Sitcom 'Just Shoot Me!')
Wendie Malick
7
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
 39 
Teddy Pendergrass
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingstree, South Carolina, USA
Died: January 13, 2010
 40 
Jeff Conaway
3
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: May 27, 2011
 41 
John Hughes
(Filmmaker)
John Hughes
12
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States
Died: August 6, 2009
 42 
Jane Pauley
(TV Host)
Jane Pauley
15
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
 43 
Steven Van Zandt
(Singer-Songwriter, Actor and a Member of 'Bruce Springsteen’s E Street' Band)
Steven Van Zandt
8
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Winthrop, Massachusetts, United States
 44 
Randy Quaid
(American Actor Who is Known for His Roles in Both Serious Drama and Light Comedy)
Randy Quaid
13
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
 45 
Arianna Huffington
(Co-Founder of 'The Huffington Post' and the Founder & CEO of 'Thrive Global')
Arianna Huffington
10
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
 46 
Charles Krauthammer
(Political Columnist Who Won the Pulitzer Prize in 1987 for his columns in 'The Washington Post')
Charles Krauthammer
4
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 21, 2018
 47 
Joe Perry
(Musician, Songwriter)
Joe Perry
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States
 48 
Ann Wilson
(Musician, Singer)
Ann Wilson
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
 49 
Amy Madigan
(Best Known for Her Roles in the Films: ‘Field of Dreams’ and ‘The Lucky Spot’)
Amy Madigan
4
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
 50 
Brad Dourif
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Huntington, West Virginia, USA