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
44
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
42
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
49
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Newmarket, Canada
Died: March 4, 1994
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Tom Petty
(Rock Singer, Guitarist)
Tom Petty
39
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida, United States
Died: October 2, 2017
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Steve Wozniak
(Co-Founder of Apple Inc.)
Steve Wozniak
30
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 11th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
 6 
Richard Branson
(British Business Tycoon and the Founder of the 'Virgin Group')
Richard Branson
52
Listed In: Aviation
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Blackheath, London, Engand
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Karen Carpenter
(Singer & Drummer Known for Her Distinctive Three-Octave Contralto Vocal Range)
Karen Carpenter
25
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
61
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
27
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jönköping, Sweden
 10 
William H. Macy
18
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Miami, Florida
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Robbie Coltrane
6
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rutherglen, Scotland
 12 
Chuck Schumer
(Politician)
Chuck Schumer
54
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Natalie Cole
(Singer)
Natalie Cole
9
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Died: December 31, 2015
 14 
Zaha Hadid
(Architect)
Zaha Hadid
20
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baghdad
Died: March 31, 2016
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Jay Leno
(Comedian, Writer and Host of the NBC Show ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’)
Jay Leno
15
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York, United States
 16 
Markie Post
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Terri Michaels’ in the TV Series ‘The Fall Guy’)
Markie Post
30
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, United States
Died: August 7, 2021
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Julius Erving
(Basketball player)
Julius Erving
6
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: East Meadow, New York, United States
 18 
Narendra Modi
(14th Prime Minister of India)
Narendra Modi
181
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vadnagar, Gujarat, India
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David Cassidy
(Actor & Singer Best Known for His Role of ‘Keith Partridge’ in the Musical Sitcom, ‘The Partridge Family’')
David Cassidy
6
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 21, 2017
 20 
Martin Short
(Canadian-American Actor, Comedian and Singer)
Martin Short
10
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamilton, Canada
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Ed Harris
(Film actor)
Ed Harris
11
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Englewood, New Jersey, United States
 22 
Bernie Taupin
(British Songwriter Best Known for His Long-Term Partnership with Musician Elton John)
Bernie Taupin
10
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England
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William Hurt
12
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: March 13, 2022
 24 
Morgan Fairchild
7
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
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Peter Gabriel
(Musician & Singer)
Peter Gabriel
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chobham, Surrey, England
 26 
Juan Gabriel
(Singer)
Juan Gabriel
22
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 
Ron Perlman
22
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Washington Heights, New York, United States
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Cybill Lynne Shepherd
(Actress and Singer)
Cybill Lynne Shepherd
12
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
 30 
Rajinikanth
(Indian Actor Who Works Predominantly in Tamil Cinema)
Rajinikanth
28
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
 31 
Debbie Allen
(Actress Best Known for Her Work in the Musical-Drama Television Series 'Fame')
Debbie Allen
11
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
 32 
Steven Van Zandt
(Singer-Songwriter, Actor and a Member of 'Bruce Springsteen’s E Street' Band)
Steven Van Zandt
11
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Winthrop, Massachusetts, United States
 33 
Peter Frampton
(Musician & Singer)
Peter Frampton
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bromley, England
 34 
Billy Ocean
(Recording Artist)
Billy Ocean
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fyzabad
 35 
Huey Lewis
(Songwriter, Actor & Lead Singer for the Band 'Huey Lewis and the News')
Huey Lewis
10
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 36 
Teddy Pendergrass
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingstree, South Carolina, USA
Died: January 13, 2010
 37 
Gabriel Byrne
(One of Ireland's Greatest Film Actors)
Gabriel Byrne
4
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Walkinstown, Dublin, Ireland
 38 
John Hughes
(American Filmmaker Known for His Coming-Of-Age Teen Comedy Films with Honest Depictions of Suburban Teenage Life)
John Hughes
14
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States
Died: August 6, 2009
 39 
Julie Walters
(Actress)
Julie Walters
9
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Smethwick
 40 
Wendie Malick
(Actress Known for Her Roles in the HBO Sitcom ‘Dream On’ and NBC Sitcom 'Just Shoot Me!')
Wendie Malick
11
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
 41 
Jeff Conaway
4
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: May 27, 2011
 42 
Jane Pauley
(TV Host)
Jane Pauley
18
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
 43 
Victoria Principal
(Actress & Producer Known for Her Role as ‘Pamela Barnes Ewing’ on the American Primetime TV Series ‘Dallas’)
Victoria Principal
16
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Japan
 44 
John Matuszak
11
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA
Died: June 17, 1989
 45 
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
 46 
Ann Wilson
(Musician, Singer)
Ann Wilson
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
 47 
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
 48 
Joe Perry
(Musician, Songwriter)
Joe Perry
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States
Richard Dean Anderson
9
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
 50 
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