Famous People Born In 1961

Discover the most famous people born in 1961. The list includes people like Barack Obama, Michael J. Fox, Laurence Fishburne, Forest Whitaker, George Clooney and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, football players, journalists and directors born in 1961. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.

Dennis RodmanDennis Rodman
13th May, American
Basketball Player
Barack ObamaBarack Obama
4th August, American
44th U.S. President

Ricky GervaisRicky Gervais
25th June, British
Actor, Comedian

Michael J. FoxMichael J. Fox
9th June, Canadian
Actor

Ghislaine MaxwellGhislaine Maxwell
25th December, French, British, American
Socialite

James GandolfiniJames Gandolfini
18th September, Italian, American
Actor
George ClooneyGeorge Clooney
6th May, American
Actor

Woody HarrelsonWoody Harrelson
23rd July, American
Actor, Activist

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
3rd April, American
Actor
Julia Louis-DreyfusJulia Louis-Dreyfus
13th January, American
Actress

Meg RyanMeg Ryan
19th November, American
Actress
Janet McTeerJanet McTeer
5th August, British
Actress

Sean HannitySean Hannity
30th December, American
Talk Show Host

Boy GeorgeBoy George
14th June, British
Singer-songwriter

Melissa EtheridgeMelissa Etheridge
29th May, American
Singer-songwriter

Laurence FishburneLaurence Fishburne
30th July, American
Actor
Wayne GretzkyWayne Gretzky
26th January, Canadian
Ice Hockey Player

Heather LocklearHeather Locklear
25th September, American
Actress

Billy Ray CyrusBilly Ray Cyrus
25th August, American
American singer-songwriter

Forest WhitakerForest Whitaker
15th July, American
Actor
Christopher MeloniChristopher Meloni
2nd April, American
Actor

Ralph George Macchio Jr.Ralph Macchio
4th November, American
Actor
Aaron SorkinAaron Sorkin
9th June, American
Playwright

Peter JacksonPeter Jackson
31st October, New Zealander
Film Director, Producer & Screenwriter

George StephanopoulosGeorge Stephanopoulos
10th February, American
Journalist
Julia GillardJulia Gillard
29th September, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia

Virginia MadsenVirginia Madsen
11th September, American
Actress
Justin FashanuJustin Fashanu
19th February, British
Footballer

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
8th December, American
 

Jennifer CoolidgeJennifer Coolidge
28th August, American
Actress
Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29th March, American
 

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Henry RollinsHenry Rollins
13th February, American
Musician, Actor, Writer, Radio Host
Joanne WhalleyJoanne Whalley
25th August, British
Actress

Vince NeilVince Neil
8th February, American
Musician

Tim RothTim Roth
14th May, British
 

Nancy TravisNancy Travis
21st September, American
Actress
John CorbettJohn Corbett
9th May, American
Actor
Susan BoyleSusan Boyle
1st April, British, Scottish
Singer

Carey LowellCarey Lowell
11th February, American
Actress

Nastassja KinskiNastassja Kinski
24th January, German
Actress

Dan MarinoDan Marino
15th September, American
American football player
Peter Michael Escovedo III Peter Michael Escovedo
7th July, American
Percussionist

Jeanie BussJeanie Buss
26th September, American
President of the Los Angeles Lakers

Jane LeevesJane Leeves
18th April, British
Actress

Parmeet SethiParmeet Sethi
14th October, Indian
Actor

Marco Pierre WhiteMarco Pierre White
11th December, British
Chef
Lothar MatthäusLothar Matthäus
21st March, German
Former German Footballer

Ann CusackAnn Cusack
22nd May, American
Actress
Tom FordTom Ford
27th August, American
American fashion designer

Stephen HillenburgStephen Hillenburg
21st August, American
Animator

Bill HicksBill Hicks
16th December, American
Comedian
Maggie WheelerMaggie Wheeler
7th August, American
Actress

Iain GlenIain Glen
24th June, British
Actor
George LopezGeorge Lopez
23rd April, American
Actor, Voice Actor

Jackie Earle HaleyJackie Earle Haley
14th July, American
Actor

Doc RiversDoc Rivers
13th October, American
Basketball Coach

Armin MeiwesArmin Meiwes
1st December, German
Murderer

Peri GilpinPeri Gilpin
27th May, American
Actress
Bill CampBill Camp
13th October, American
Actor

Mariel Hadley HemingwayMariel Hemingway
22nd November, Filipino, American
Actress

John SchnatterJohn Schnatter
23rd November, American
Founder of Papa John's Pizza

Jeff RichmondJeff Richmond
7th January, American
Composer, Director
Carl LewisCarl Lewis
1st July, American
 

Roger MayweatherRoger Mayweather
24th April, American
Boxer
Joko WidodoJoko Widodo
21st June, Indonesian
President of Indonesia

Vincent GalloVincent Gallo
11th April, American
Actor

Abhijit BanerjeeAbhijit Banerjee
21st February, Indian, American
Economist
Rob HallRob Hall
14th January, New Zealander
Mountaineer

Tahnee WelchTahnee Welch
26th December, American
Model & Actress
The EdgeThe Edge
8th August, Irish, British
Musician

Crystal BernardCrystal Bernard
30th September, American
Singer-songwriter

Andy Lau Andy Lau
27th September, Hong Konger
Actor, Film Producer, Singer
Campbell ScottCampbell Scott
19th July, American
Actor

Steven WeberSteven Weber
4th March, American
Actor
Nia PeeplesNia Peeples
10th December, American
Actress, Singer

Samuel Prideaux Robards Sam Robards
16th December, American
Actor

Ilham AliyevIlham Aliyev
24th December, Azerbaijani
Fourth President of Azerbaijan

Uhuru KenyattaUhuru Kenyatta
26th October, Kenyan
President of Kenya
Deepak TijoriDeepak Tijori
28th August, Indian
Actor, Director
Joan ChenJoan Chen
26th April, Chinese
Actress

Samantha BondSamantha Bond
27th November, British
Actress

Kim DelaneyKim Delaney
29th November, American
Actress

Jeremy NorthamJeremy Northam
1st December, British
Actor
Ally WalkerAlly Walker
25th August, American
Actress

Fatima WhitbreadFatima Whitbread
3rd March, British
Javelin Thrower

Christopher AtkinsChristopher Atkins
21st February, American
Actor

Marilyn MilianMarilyn Milian
1st May, American
Judge

Kim WayansKim Wayans
16th October, American
Actress
Keren WoodwardKeren Woodward
2nd April, British
Singer

Sharon LawrenceSharon Lawrence
29th June, American
Actress
Keith SweatKeith Sweat
22nd July, American
 

Abigail JohnsonAbigail Johnson
19th December, American
CEO of Fidelity Investments
Gary CheroneGary Cherone
26th July, American
Singer
Ali HewsonAli Hewson
23rd March, Irish
Entrepreneur, Activist