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Hank Aaron

Hank Aaron (February 5, 1934-)

Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron, nicknamed "Hammer", or "Hammerin' Hank", is a retired American Major League Baseball right fielder. He played 21 seasons for the Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves in the National League and 2 seasons for the Milwaukee Brewers in the American League, from 1954 through 1976. Aaron held the MLB record for career home runs for 33... Wikipedia
Mobile, Alabama

Vijay Anand (Hindi film maker) (January 23, 1934-February 23, 2004)

Vijay Anand, also known as Goldie Anand, was an Indian filmmaker, producer, screen writer, editor, and actor, who is known for acclaimed films like 'Guide' and 'Johny Mera Naam'. He made most of his films for the in-house banner Navketan Films and is part of the Anand family. Wikipedia
Shakargarh Tehsil (now in Pakistan), District Gurdaspur, Punjab, British India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Sparky Anderson

Sparky Anderson (February 22, 1934-November 4, 2010)

George Lee "Sparky" Anderson was a Major League Baseball manager. He managed the National League's Cincinnati Reds to the 1975 and 1976 championships, then added a third title in 1984 with the Detroit Tigers of the American League. He was the first manager to win the World Series in both leagues. His 2,194 career wins are the sixth most for a... Wikipedia
Bridgewater, South Dakota, United States
Thousand Oaks, California, United States

Agustin Anievas (June 11, 1934-)

Agustin Anievas is an American pianist, specializing in the works of Frédéric Chopin, Franz Liszt and Sergei Rachmaninoff. Wikipedia
Luis Aparicio

Luis Aparicio (April 29, 1934-)

Luis Ernesto Aparicio Montiel, nicknamed "Little Louie", is a former Venezuelan professional baseball player.Aparicio was one of the most dominant shortstops of Major League Baseball in his era. He played for the Chicago White Sox, Baltimore Orioles, and Boston Red Sox, from 1956 through 1973. Wikipedia
Maracaibo, Venezuela
Alan Arkin

Alan Arkin (March 26, 1934-)

Alan Wolf Arkin is an American actor, director, comedian, musician and singer. With a film career spanning nearly 60 years, Arkin is known for his performances in 'Wait Until Dark', 'The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming', 'The Heart is a Lonely Hunter', 'Catch-22', 'The In-Laws', 'Edward Scissorhands', 'Glengarry Glen Ross', 'Thirteen... Wikipedia
New York City
Peter Arnett

Peter Arnett (November 13, 1934-)

Peter Gregg Arnett, ONZM is a New Zealand journalist. Wikipedia
Riverton, New Zealand
Eileen Atkins

Eileen Atkins (June 16, 1934-)

Dame Eileen June Atkins, DBE is an English actress and occasional screenwriter. She has worked in the theatre, film, and television consistently since 1953. She has won several major acting awards, including a BAFTA, an Emmy and three Olivier's. She was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1990 and Dame Commander of the Order... Wikipedia
London, England
David Avidan

David Avidan (February 21, 1934-May 11, 1995)

David Avidan was an Israeli "poet, painter, filmmaker, publicist, and playwright". He wrote 20 published books of Hebrew poetry. Wikipedia
Tel Aviv, Israel
Tel Aviv, Israel
Francisco J. Ayala

Francisco J. Ayala (March 12, 1934-)

Francisco José Ayala Pereda is a Spanish-American evolutionary biologist and philosopher at the University of California, Irvine. He is a former Dominican priest, ordained in 1960, but left the priesthood that same year. After graduating from the University of Salamanca, he moved to the US in 1961 to study for a PhD at Columbia University. There,... Wikipedia
Madrid, Spain
Sadiq Jalal al-Azm

Sadiq Jalal al-Azm (<a href="/born/year/1934" title="Celebrities Born in 1934">1934</a>-)

Sadiq Jalal Al-Azm is a Professor Emeritus of Modern European Philosophy at the University of Damascus in Syria and was, until 2007, a visiting professor in the Department of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University. Thus far, his main area of specialization has been the work of German philosopher Immanuel Kant, but he now places a greater... Wikipedia
Amiri Baraka

Amiri Baraka (October 7, 1934-January 9, 2014)

Amiri Baraka, formerly known as LeRoi Jones and Imamu Amear Baraka, was an American writer of poetry, drama, fiction, essays and music criticism. He was the author of numerous books of poetry and taught at a number of universities, including the State University of New York at Buffalo and the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He received... Wikipedia
Newark, New Jersey, United States
Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Alan Bates

Alan Bates (February 17, 1934-December 27, 2003)

Sir Alan Arthur Bates, CBE was an English actor who came to prominence in the 1960s, a time of high creativity in British cinema, when he appeared in films ranging from the popular children's story 'Whistle Down the Wind' to the "kitchen sink" drama 'A Kind of Loving'. He is also known for his performance with Anthony Quinn in 'Zorba the Greek', as... Wikipedia
Allestree, Derbyshire, England, U.K.
London, England, U.K.
Shyam Benegal

Shyam Benegal (December 14, 1934-)

Shyam Benegal is an Indian director and screenwriter. With his first four feature films 'Ankur', 'Nishant', 'Manthan' and 'Bhumika' he created a new genre, which has now come to be called the "middle cinema" in India. He has expressed dislike of the term, preferring his work to be called New or Alternate cinema. Wikipedia
Alwal, Secunderabad
Alan Bennett

Alan Bennett (May 9, 1934-)

Alan Bennett is an English playwright, screenwriter, actor and author. He was born in Leeds and attended Oxford University where he studied history and performed with the Oxford Revue. He stayed to teach and research medieval history at the university for several years. His collaboration as writer and performer with Dudley Moore, Jonathan Miller... Wikipedia
Leeds, England
Alberto Bevilacqua

Alberto Bevilacqua (June 27, 1934-September 9, 2013)

Alberto Bevilacqua was an Italian writer and filmmaker. Leonardo Sciascia, an Italian writer and politician, read Bevilacqua's first collection of stories, 'The Dust on the Grass', was impressed and published it. Mario Colombi Guidotti, responsible for the literary supplement of the 'Journal of Parma', began to publish his stories in the early... Wikipedia
Parma, Italy
Rome, Italy

Chandi Prasad Bhatt (June 23, 1934-)

Chandi Prasad Bhatt is an Indian Gandhian environmentalist and social activist, who founded Dasholi Gram Swarajya Sangh in Gopeshwar in 1964, which later became a mother-organization to the Chipko Movement, in which he was one of the pioneers, and for which he was awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Community Leadership in 1982, followed by the... Wikipedia
Gopeshwar, Uttarakhand, India
Harrison Birtwistle

Harrison Birtwistle (July 15, 1934-)

Sir Harrison Birtwistle is a British composer. Wikipedia

Donald Bitzer (January 1, 1934-)

Donald L. Bitzer is an American electrical engineer and computer scientist. He was the co-inventor of the plasma display, is largely regarded as the "father of PLATO", and has made a career of improving classroom productivity by using computer and telecommunications technologies. Wikipedia
Harry Blackstone, Jr.

Harry Blackstone, Jr. (June 30, 1934-May 14, 1997)

Harry Blackstone, Jr. was an American stage magician, author, and television performer. Wikipedia
Three Rivers, Michigan, USA
Loma Linda, California
Joseph Bologna

Joseph Bologna (December 30, 1934-)

Joseph Bologna is an American actor. Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Ruskin Bond

Ruskin Bond (May 19, 1934-)

Ruskin Bond is an Indian author of British descent. Wikipedia
Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh, India
Pat Boone

Pat Boone (June 1, 1934-)

Charles Eugene "Pat" Boone is an American singer, actor, and writer. He was a successful pop singer in the United States during the 1950s and early 1960s. His hit songs were cover versions of black R&B artists' hit songs, when parts of the country were racially segregated and black musical artists were not played on white radio stations. He sold... Wikipedia
Jacksonville, Florida
Hobart Brown

Hobart Brown (February 27, 1934-November 7, 2007)

Hobart Ray Brown was an American sculptor and the founder of Kinetic Sculpture Racing. Wikipedia
Hess, Oklahoma
Fortuna, CA
Vincent Bugliosi

Vincent Bugliosi (August 18, 1934-June 6, 2015)

Vincent T. Bugliosi, Jr. was an American attorney and 'New York Times' bestselling author. During his eight years in the Los Angeles County district attorney's office, he successfully prosecuted 105 out of 106 felony jury trials, which included 21 murder convictions without a single loss. He was best known for prosecuting Charles Manson and other... Wikipedia
Hibbing, Minnesota
Los Angeles, California
Gay Byrne

Gay Byrne (August 5, 1934-)

Gabriel Mary "Gay" Byrne is a veteran Irish presenter of radio and television. His most notable role was first host of 'The Late Late Show' over a 37-year period spanning 1962 until 1999. 'The Late Late Show' is the world's longest-running chat show. His time working in Britain with Granada Television saw him become the first person to introduce... Wikipedia
Dublin, Ireland
John Carey (critic)

John Carey (critic) (April 5, 1934-)

John Carey is a British literary critic, and emeritus Merton Professor of English Literature at the University of Oxford. He was born in Barnes, London, and educated at Richmond and East Sheen Boys' Grammar School, winning an Open Scholarship to St John's College, Oxford. He has held posts in a number of Oxford colleges, and is an emeritus fellow... Wikipedia
Barnes, London, England
Howard Cassady

Howard Cassady (March 2, 1934-)

Howard Albert "Hopalong" Cassady is a former college and professional American football running back. He was the Heisman Trophy winner of 1955 and was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1979. Wikipedia
Columbus, Ohio
George Chakiris

George Chakiris (September 16, 1934-)

George Chakiris is an American dancer, singer and actor. He is best known for his appearance in the film version of 'West Side Story' as Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks gang. Wikipedia
Norwood, Ohio USA
Richard Chamberlain

Richard Chamberlain (March 31, 1934-)

George Richard Chamberlain is an American stage and screen actor and singer, who became a teen idol in the title role of the television show 'Dr. Kildare'. Wikipedia
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Krasae Chanawongse

Krasae Chanawongse (March 1, 1934-)

Krasae Chanawongse is a Thai physician, professor of medicine, and politician. He is the recipient of the 1973 Ramon Magsaysay Award for Community Leadership. In 1995, he served as Foreign Minister of Thailand. From 2001 to 2005 he was Minister to the Office of the Prime Minister and advisor of Thaksin Shinawatra. Wikipedia
Phon, Khon Kaen, Thailand
Jacques Chessex

Jacques Chessex (March 1, 1934-October 9, 2009)

Jacques Chessex was a Swiss author and painter. Wikipedia
Roberto Clemente

Roberto Clemente (August 18, 1934-December 31, 1972)

Roberto Clemente Walker was a Puerto Rican baseball player. Clemente was a Major League Baseball right fielder who played 18 seasons for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1955 through 1972. He was inducted posthumously to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973, becoming the first Latin American and Caribbean player to be enshrined. His death... Wikipedia
Carolina, Puerto Rico
Atlantic ocean, off the coast of San Juan, Puerto Rico
Van Cliburn

Van Cliburn (July 12, 1934-February 27, 2013)

Harvey Lavan "Van" Cliburn, Jr., was an American pianist who achieved worldwide recognition in 1958, at the age of 23, when he won the first quadrennial International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow at the height of the Cold War. Wikipedia
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Barry Coe

Barry Coe (November 26, 1934-)

Barry S. Coe is an American actor who appeared in film and on television from 1956-1978. Many of his motion pictures parts were minor, but he co-starred in one series, 'Follow the Sun', which aired on ABC during the 1961-1962 season, and also played the recognizable "Mr. Goodwrench" on TV commercials in the 70s and 80s. Wikipedia
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen (September 21, 1934-)

Leonard Norman Cohen is a Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, poet, and novelist. His work has explored religion, politics, isolation, sexuality, and personal relationships. Cohen has been inducted into both the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame as well as the American Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He is also a... Wikipedia
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Paul Cohen (mathematician) (April 2, 1934-March 23, 2007)

Paul Joseph Cohen was an American mathematician. He is best known for his proof of the independence of the continuum hypothesis and the axiom of choice from Zermelo–Fraenkel set theory, for which he was awarded a Fields Medal. Wikipedia
Long Branch, New Jersey
Stanford, California
Rita R. Colwell

Rita R. Colwell (November 23, 1934-)

Rita Rossi Colwell is an environmental microbiologist and scientific administrator. From 1998 to 2004 she was the 11th Director of the United States National Science Foundation. Wikipedia
Beverly, Massachusetts
Henry Cooper

Henry Cooper (May 3, 1934-May 1, 2011)

Sir Henry Cooper OBE KSG was an English heavyweight boxer known for the sheer power of his left hook, "Enry's 'Ammer", and his knockdown of the young Muhammad Ali. Cooper held the British, Commonwealth and European heavyweight titles several times throughout his career, and unsuccessfully challenged Ali for the world heavyweight championship in... Wikipedia
London, England
Oxted, Surrey, England
Marilyn Cooper

Marilyn Cooper (December 14, 1934-April 22, 2009)

Marilyn Cooper was an American actress known primarily for her work on the Broadway stage. Wikipedia
New York City, New York, U.S.
Englewood, New Jersey, U.S.
Linda Cristal

Linda Cristal (February 23, 1934-)

Linda Cristal; born Marta Victoria Moya Burges; February 23, 1934, Rosario, Argentina) is a retired Argentine-American actress. Wikipedia
Rosario, Argentina

Annette Crosbie (February 12, 1934-)

Annette Crosbie is a Scottish character actress. Wikipedia
Gorebridge, Midlothian, Scotland

Johan Cullberg (<a href="/born/year/1934" title="Celebrities Born in 1934">1934</a>-)

Johan Cullberg, is a Swedish professor in psychiatry, researcher, psychoanalyst and author of a number of internationally recognized textbooks. He started his career at the department of gynecology at the Karolinska Hospital studying the effects of birth control. He came to head of one of the outpatient clinics in the Nacka project, doing... Wikipedia
King Curtis

King Curtis (February 7, 1934-August 13, 1971)

Curtis Ousley, who performed under the stage name King Curtis, was an American saxophone virtuoso known for rhythm and blues, rock and roll, soul, blues, funk and soul jazz. Variously a bandleader, band member, and session musician, he was also a musical director and record producer. Adept at tenor, alto, and soprano saxophone, he was best known... Wikipedia
Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
New York City, U.S.
Peter Maxwell Davies

Peter Maxwell Davies (September 8, 1934-)

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, CH, CBE is an English composer and conductor. In 2004 he was made Master of the Queen's Music. Wikipedia
Salford, Lancashire, England, UK
Judi Dench

Judi Dench (December 9, 1934-)

Dame Judith Olivia "Judi" Dench is an English actress and author. Dench made her professional debut in 1957 with the Old Vic Company. Over the following few years she performed in several of Shakespeare's plays in such roles as Ophelia in 'Hamlet', Juliet in 'Romeo and Juliet' and Lady Macbeth in 'Macbeth'. Although most of her work during this... Wikipedia
York, Yorkshire, England

Tomie dePaola (September 15, 1934-)

Thomas Anthony dePaola is an American writer and illustrator who has created more than 200 children's books, and is known best for picture books such as 'Strega Nona'. He received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for his lifetime contribution to American children's literature in 2011. Wikipedia
Meriden, Connecticut, USA
Joan Didion

Joan Didion (December 5, 1934-)

Joan Didion is an American author best known for her novels and her literary journalism. Her novels and essays explore the disintegration of American morals and cultural chaos, where the overriding theme is individual and social fragmentation. A sense of anxiety or dread permeates much of her work. Wikipedia
Sacramento, California, USA

Bob Dishy (January 12, 1934-)

Bob Dishy is an American actor of stage, film and television. Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York

Shirley Douglas (April 2, 1934-)

Shirley Jean Douglas is a Canadian television, film and stage actress and activist. Her acting career combined with her family name has made her recognizable in Canadian film, television and national politics. Wikipedia
Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada

Philippe Doumenc (April 21, 1934-)

Philippe Doumenc is a French novelist. His first novel, 'Les Comptoirs du Sud' won the 1989 Prix Renaudot. Wikipedia
Ronnie Drew

Ronnie Drew (September 16, 1934-August 16, 2008)

Joseph Ronald "Ronnie" Drew was an Irish singer, folk musician and actor who achieved international fame during a fifty-year career recording with The Dubliners. Wikipedia
Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland
St. Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Wayne R. Dynes (August 23, 1934-)

Wayne R. Dynes is an American art historian, encyclopedist, and bibliographer. He is Professor Emeritus in the Art Department at Hunter College, where he taught from 1972 to 2005. Wikipedia

Don Ellis (July 25, 1934-December 17, 1978)

Don Ellis was an American jazz trumpeter, drummer, composer and bandleader. He is best known for his extensive musical experimentation, particularly in the area of unusual time signatures. Later in his life he worked as a film composer, among other works contributing a score to 1971's 'The French Connection' and 1973's 'The Seven-Ups'. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Hollywood, California, U.S.
Harlan Ellison

Harlan Ellison (May 27, 1934-)

Harlan Jay Ellison is an American writer. His principal genre is speculative fiction. Wikipedia
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Per Olov Enquist

Per Olov Enquist (September 23, 1934-)

Per Olov Enquist, better known as P. O. Enquist is a Swedish author. He has worked as a journalist, playwright, and novelist. In the nineties, he gained international recognition with his novel 'The Visit of the Royal Physician'. Wikipedia
Hjoggböle, Skellefteå, Västerbotten, Sweden
Philippe Entremont

Philippe Entremont (June 7, 1934-)

Philippe Entremont is a French classical pianist and conductor. His recordings as a pianist include concertos by Tchaikovsky, Maurice Ravel, Rachmaninoff, Saint-Saëns and others. Wikipedia
Ludvig Faddeev

Ludvig Faddeev (March 23, 1934-)

Ludvig Dmitrievich Faddeev is a Soviet and Russian theoretical physicist and mathematician. He is famous for the discovery of the Faddeev equations in the theory of the quantum mechanical three-body problem and for the development of path integral methods in the quantization of non-abelian gauge field theories, including the introduction of... Wikipedia
Marty Feldman

Marty Feldman (July 8, 1934-December 2, 1982)

Martin Alan "Marty" Feldman was an English comedy writer, comedian and actor, easily identified by his bulbous and crooked eyes. He starred in several British television comedy series, including 'At Last the 1948 Show' and 'Marty', the latter of which won two BAFTA awards. He was the first Saturn Award winner for Best Supporting Actor for his role... Wikipedia
London, England
Mexico City, Mexico
Louise Fletcher

Louise Fletcher (July 22, 1934-)

Estelle Louise Fletcher is an American film and television actress. She initially debuted in television series such as 'Maverick' in 1959 before being cast in Robert Altman's 'Thieves Like Us'. The following year, Fletcher gained international recognition for her performance as Nurse Ratched in the 1975 film 'One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest', for... Wikipedia
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Fou Ts'ong

Fou Ts'ong (March 10, 1934-)

Fou Ts'ong or Fu Cong is a Chinese pianist. Wikipedia
Shanghai, Republic of China
Al Freeman, Jr.

Al Freeman, Jr. (March 21, 1934-August 9, 2012)

Albert Cornelius "Al" Freeman, Jr. was an American actor, director, and educator. A life member of The Actors Studio, Freeman appeared in a wide variety of plays, ranging from Leroi Jones' 'Slave/Toilet' to Joe Papp's revivals of 'Long Day's Journey Into Night' and 'Troilus and Cressida', and films, including 'My Sweet Charlie', 'Finian's Rainbow',... Wikipedia
San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
Washington, D.C.
Alisa Freindlich

Alisa Freindlich (December 8, 1934-)

Alisa Brunovna Freindlich is a Soviet and Russian actress, People's Artist of the Soviet Union. Wikipedia
Leningrad, Soviet Union

George Garanian (August 15, 1934-January 11, 2010)

Georgy Aramovich Garanian was an ethnic Armenian Russian jazz saxophone player, bandleader and composer. He was the People's Artist of Russia in 1993. Wikipedia

Herb Gardner (December 28, 1934-September 25, 2003)

Herbert George Gardner, better known as Herb Gardner, was an American commercial artist, cartoonist, playwright and screenwriter. Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York
Manhattan, New York

Graeme Gibson (August 9, 1934-)

Graeme C. Gibson is a Canadian novelist who lives in Toronto, Ontario. He is a Member of the Order of Canada and was one of the organizers of the Writer's Union of Canada. He is also a founder of the Writers' Trust of Canada, a non-profit literary organization that seeks to encourage Canada's writing community. He has a long-term relationship with... Wikipedia
London, Ontario
James Glimm

James Glimm (March 24, 1934-)

James Gilbert Glimm is an American mathematician, former president of the American Mathematical Society, and distinguished professor at Stony Brook University. He has made many contributions in the areas of pure and applied mathematics. Wikipedia
Peoria, Illinois
Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall (April 3, 1934-)

Dame Jane Morris Goodall is a British primatologist, ethologist, anthropologist, and UN Messenger of Peace. Considered to be the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for her 45-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees in Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania. She is the founder of the Jane Goodall... Wikipedia
London, England, UK
Clive Granger

Clive Granger (September 4, 1934-May 27, 2009)

Sir Clive William John Granger was a British economist, who taught in Britain at the University of Nottingham and in the United States at the University of California, San Diego. In 2003, Granger was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, in recognition that he and his co-winner, Robert F. Engle, had made contributions to the... Wikipedia
Swansea, UK
San Diego, California, United States
Bette Greene

Bette Greene (June 28, 1934-)

Bette Greene is the author of several books for children and young adults, including 'Summer of My German Soldier', 'The Drowning of Stephan Jones', and the Newbery Honor book 'Philip Hall Likes Me, I Reckon Maybe'. She currently resides in Boston, Massachusetts. Wikipedia
Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Andre Gregory (May 11, 1934-)

Andre William Gregory is an American theatre director, writer and actor. His latest film is 'A Master Builder' based on the 19th century play by Henrik Ibsen. Wikipedia
New York City, United States
Dave Grusin

Dave Grusin (June 26, 1934-)

Robert David "Dave" Grusin is an American composer, arranger and pianist. Grusin has composed many scores for feature films and television, and has won numerous awards for his soundtrack and record work, including an Academy Award and 12 Grammys. He has had a prolific recording career as an artist, arranger, producer and executive producer. Wikipedia
Littleton, Colorado
Peter Gzowski

Peter Gzowski (July 13, 1934-January 24, 2002)

Peter John Gzowski was a Canadian broadcaster, writer and reporter, most famous for his work on the CBC radio shows 'This Country in the Morning' and then 'Morningside'. His first biographer argued that Gzowski's contribution to Canadian media must be considered in the context of efforts by a generation of Canadian nationalists to understand and... Wikipedia
Toronto, Ontario
Toronto, Ontario
Joan Hackett

Joan Hackett (March 1, 1934-October 8, 1983)

Joan Ann Hackett was an American actress of film, stage and television. For the 1981 film 'Only When I Laugh', she won a Golden Globe Award and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She also received a Best Foreign Actress BAFTA Award nomination for the 1966 film 'The Group'. Wikipedia
East Harlem, New York City, New York, U.S.
Encino, California, U.S.
Marlene Hagge

Marlene Hagge (February 16, 1934-)

Marlene Hagge, née Bauer, is an American former professional golfer. She was one of the thirteen founders of the LPGA in 1950. She won one major championship and 26 LPGA Tour career events. She is a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame. Wikipedia
Eureka, South Dakota
David Halberstam

David Halberstam (April 10, 1934-April 23, 2007)

David Halberstam was an American journalist and historian, known for his work on the Vietnam War, politics, history, the Civil Rights Movement, business, media, American culture, and later, sports journalism. He won a Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 1964. Wikipedia
New York, New York, USA
Menlo Park, California, USA

Roy Halee (<a href="/born/year/1934" title="Celebrities Born in 1934">1934</a>-)

Roy Halee is an American record producer and engineer, best known for working with Simon and Garfunkel. Wikipedia
Long Island, New York
John L. Hall

John L. Hall (August 21, 1934-)

John Lewis "Jan" Hall is an American physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics. He shared one fourth of the 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics with Theodor W. Hänsch and Roy Glauber for his work in precision spectroscopy. Wikipedia
Denver, Colorado, U.S.
Virginia Hamilton

Virginia Hamilton (March 12, 1934-February 19, 2002)

Virginia Esther Hamilton was a multi-award winning African-American children's books author. She wrote 41 books, including 'M. C. Higgins, the Great', for which she won the U.S. National Book Award in category Children's Books and the Newbery Medal in 1975. Wikipedia
Dayton, Ohio, U.S.

George Hearn (June 18, 1934-)

George Hearn is an American actor and singer, primarily in Broadway musical theatre. Wikipedia
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Tony Hoare

Tony Hoare (January 11, 1934-)

Sir Charles Antony Richard Hoare FRS FREng, commonly known as Tony Hoare or C. A. R. Hoare, is a British computer scientist. He developed the sorting algorithm quicksort in 1959/1960. He also developed Hoare logic for verifying program correctness, and the formal language Communicating Sequential Processes to specify the interactions of concurrent... Wikipedia
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Marilyn Horne

Marilyn Horne (January 16, 1934-)

Marilyn Horne is an American mezzo-soprano opera singer. She specialized in roles requiring a large sound, beauty of tone, excellent breath support, and the ability to execute difficult coloratura passages. She is a recipient of the National Medal of Arts and the Kennedy Center Honors. She has won four Grammy Awards. Wikipedia
Bradford, Pennsylvania
Archibald Howie

Archibald Howie (March 8, 1934-)

Archibald "Archie" Howie CBE FRS is a British physicist, known for his pioneering work on the interpretation of transmission electron microscope images of crystals. Born in 1934, he attended Kirkcaldy High School and the University of Edinburgh. He received his PhD from the University of Cambridge, where he subsequently took up a permanent post. He... Wikipedia
Barry Humphries

Barry Humphries (February 17, 1934-)

John Barry Humphries, AO, CBE is an Australian comedian, actor, satirist, artist, and author. Humphries is best known for writing and playing his on-stage and television alter egos Dame Edna Everage and Sir Les Patterson. He is also a film producer and script writer, a star of London's West End musical theatre, an award-winning writer and an... Wikipedia
Kew, Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Masuo Ikeda

Masuo Ikeda (February 23, 1934-March 8, 1997)

Masuo Ikeda was a Japanese painter, printmaker, illustrator, sculptor, ceramist, novelist, and film director from Nagano Prefecture. Wikipedia
Diana Wynne Jones

Diana Wynne Jones (August 16, 1934-March 26, 2011)

Diana Wynne Jones was a British writer, principally of fantasy novels for children and adults. Wikipedia
London, England, UK
Bristol, England, UK
Shirley Jones

Shirley Jones (March 31, 1934-)

Shirley Mae Jones is an American singer and actress of stage, film and television. In her six decades of show business, she has starred as wholesome characters in a number of well-known musical films, such as 'Oklahoma!', 'Carousel', and 'The Music Man'. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing a vengeful prostitute in... Wikipedia
Charleroi, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Udo Jürgens

Udo Jürgens (September 30, 1934-December 21, 2014)

Udo Jürgens was an Austrian-Swiss composer and singer of popular music whose career spanned over fifty years. He won the Eurovision Song Contest 1966 for Austria, composed close to 1,000 songs, and sold over 100 million records. In 2007 he additionally obtained Swiss citizenship. Wikipedia
Klagenfurt, Federal State of Austria
Münsterlingen, Switzerland
Daniel Kahneman

Daniel Kahneman (March 5, 1934-)

Daniel Kahneman is an Israeli-American psychologist notable for his work on the psychology of judgment and decision-making, as well as behavioral economics, for which he was awarded the 2002 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. His empirical findings challenge the assumption of human rationality prevailing in modern economic theory. Wikipedia
Tel Aviv, Israel
Al Kaline

Al Kaline (December 19, 1934-)

Albert William "Al" Kaline, nicknamed "Mr. Tiger", is a former Major League Baseball right fielder. He is a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Kaline played his entire 22-year baseball career with the Detroit Tigers. For most of his career, Kaline played in the outfield, mainly as a right fielder where he won ten Gold Gloves and was known for his... Wikipedia
Baltimore, Maryland

Kumari Kamala (June 16, 1934-)

Kumari Kamala is an Indian dancer and actress. Initially featured as a child dancer, Kamala appeared in almost 100 Tamil, Hindi, Telugu and Kannada films throughout her career. In the 1970s, she became a teacher of the Vazhuvoor style of dance in which she specialises. Wikipedia
Mayuram, Madras Presidency

Stuart M. Kaminsky (September 29, 1934-October 9, 2009)

Stuart M. Kaminsky was an American mystery writer and film professor. He is known for three long-running series of mystery novels featuring the protagonists Toby Peters, a private detective in 1940s Hollywood; Inspector Porfiry Petrovich Rostnikov, a Moscow police inspector; and veteran Chicago police officer Abe Lieberman. A later series followed... Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois
St. Louis, Missouri
Graham Kennedy

Graham Kennedy (February 15, 1934-May 25, 2005)

Graham Cyril Kennedy AO was an Australian entertainer and variety performer, as well as a personality and star of radio, theatre, television and film. He was often called "Gra Gra". Honoured with the national Order of Australia medal and a six time recipient of the Gold Logie, including the Logie Hall of Fame award, as well as having won the Star... Wikipedia
Bowral, New South Wales, Australia

Bhupen Khakhar (March 10, 1934-August 8, 2003)

Bhupen Khakhar Bhupen Khakhar was a leading artist in Indian contemporary art. He worked in Baroda, and gained international recognition for his work. Wikipedia
Bombay, India
Leonard Kleinrock

Leonard Kleinrock (June 13, 1934-)

Leonard Kleinrock is an American engineer and computer scientist. A computer science professor at UCLA's Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, he made several important contributions to the field of computer networking, in particular to the theoretical foundations of computer networking. He played an influential role in the... Wikipedia
New York, NY
Charles Kuralt

Charles Kuralt (September 10, 1934-July 4, 1997)

Charles Kuralt was an American journalist. He was most widely known for his long career with CBS, first for his "On the Road" segments on 'The CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite', and later as the first anchor of 'CBS News Sunday Morning', a position he held for fifteen years. Wikipedia
Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
New York City, New York, USA
Jim Landis

Jim Landis (March 9, 1934-)

James Henry Landis is a former American baseball player. Landis played in Major League Baseball for six teams from 1957 through 1967. He was an American League All-Star in the 1962 season and won five consecutive American League Gold Glove Awards. Landis is considered to be one of the best defensive center fielders in major-league history. Wikipedia
Fresno, California
Vasily Lanovoy

Vasily Lanovoy (January 16, 1934-)

Vasily Semyonovich Lanovoy is a popular Soviet and Russian actor of Ukrainian descent who works in the Vakhtangov Theatre, Moscow. He is also known as the President of Artek Festival of Films for Children. Lanovoy's honours include the KGB Prize, the Lenin Prize, and the title of People's Artist of the USSR. Wikipedia
Moscow, USSR, Russia
Jim Lehrer

Jim Lehrer (May 19, 1934-)

James Charles "Jim" Lehrer is an American journalist and novelist, and is the executive editor and a former news anchor for the 'PBS NewsHour' on PBS. He is also known for his role as a debate moderator in U.S. presidential election campaigns, and is an author of numerous fiction and non-fiction books, which draw upon his experience as a newsman,... Wikipedia
Wichita, Kansas, USA

Richard Levinson (August 7, 1934-March 12, 1987)

Richard Levinson was an American writer and producer who often worked in collaboration with William Link. Wikipedia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
United States

Gordon Lish (February 11, 1934-)

Gordon Jay Lish is an American writer. As a literary editor, he championed many American authors, particularly Raymond Carver, Barry Hannah, Amy Hempel, Rick Bass, and Richard Ford. He is the father of the novelist Atticus Lish. Lish was raised in Hewlett, New York on Long Island; his father was a partner in Lish Brothers, a millinery firm. During... Wikipedia
Hewlett, New York, United States

David Lloyd (writer) (July 7, 1934-November 10, 2009)

David Gibbs Lloyd was an American screenwriter and producer for television. Wikipedia
Bronxville, New York, USA
Beverly Hills, California, USA
Audre Lorde

Audre Lorde (February 18, 1934-November 17, 1992)

Audre Lorde was a Caribbean-American writer, radical feminist, womanist, lesbian, and civil rights activist. One of her most notable efforts was her activist work with Afro-German women in the 1980s. She spoke on issues surrounding civil rights, feminism, and oppression. Her work gained both wide acclaim and wide criticism, due to the elements of... Wikipedia
New York City, New York
United States Virgin Islands
Sophia Loren

Sophia Loren (September 20, 1934-)

Sophia Loren is an Italian film actress. She began her career at age 14 after entering a beauty pageant in 1949. Encouraged to enroll in acting lessons, Loren appeared in several bit parts and minor roles until the late 1950s when Loren's five-picture contract with Paramount launched her international career. Notable film appearances around this... Wikipedia
Rome, Italy
Fred Lorenzen

Fred Lorenzen (December 30, 1934-)

Frederick Lorenzen, Jr., nicknamed The Golden Boy, Fast Freddie, The Elmhurst Express and Fearless Freddy, is a former NASCAR driver active between 1958 and 1972. He won the 1965 Daytona 500. Lorenzen was born in Elmurst, Illinois. Wikipedia
Elmhurst, Illinois
Bud Luckey

Bud Luckey (July 28, 1934-)

William "Bud" Luckey is an American cartoonist, animator, singer, musician, composer and voice actor. He is best known for his work at Pixar as a character designer for 'Toy Story', 'Boundin'', 'Toy Story 2', 'A Bug's Life', 'Monsters, Inc.', 'Finding Nemo', 'Cars', 'The Incredibles', 'Ratatouille' and 'Toy Story 3'. As a voice for animated... Wikipedia
Billings, Montana
Shirley MacLaine

Shirley MacLaine (April 24, 1934-)

Shirley MacLean Beaty, known professionally as Shirley MacLaine, is an American film and theater actress, singer, dancer, activist and author. She has won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy twice, for her roles in 'The Apartment' and 'Irma la Douce', and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion... Wikipedia
Richmond, Virginia, United States
David Malouf

David Malouf (March 20, 1934-)

David George Joseph Malouf is an Australian writer. He was awarded the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 2000, his 1993 novel 'Remembering Babylon' won the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award in 1996, he won the inaugural Australia-Asia Literary Award in 2008, and he was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Wikipedia
Brisbane, Australia
Roger Maris

Roger Maris (September 10, 1934-December 14, 1985)

Roger Eugene Maris was an American professional baseball player who played four seasons in the minor leagues and twelve seasons in the major leagues. Maris played right field on four Major League Baseball teams, from 1957 through 1968. Wikipedia
Hibbing, Minnesota
Houston, Texas

Peter Masterson (June 1, 1934-)

Peter Masterson is an American actor, director, producer and writer. Wikipedia
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Catherine McGuinness

Catherine McGuinness (November 14, 1934-)

Catherine McGuinness is a retired judge and activist. She is a former barrister, Senator, President of the Law Reform Commission and judge of the Circuit Court, justice of the High Court and Supreme Court of Ireland. In January 2012 she was appointed to the Council of State by President Michael D. Higgins. In May 2013 she was appointed Chair of the... Wikipedia
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Richard Meier

Richard Meier (October 12, 1934-)

Richard Meier is an American abstract artist and architect, whose geometric designs make prominent use of the color white. A winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1984, some of his more iconic buildings include the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art and the Getty Center in Los Angeles. Wikipedia
Newark, New Jersey, United States
John Meillon

John Meillon (May 1, 1934-August 11, 1989)

John Meillon, OBE was an Australian character actor, known for many straight as well as comedy roles, he became most widely known internationally however as Walter Reilly in the films '"Crocodile" Dundee' and '"Crocodile" Dundee II'. He also voiced Victoria Bitter beer adverts. Wikipedia
Mosman, Sydney
Neutral Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Jonathan Miller

Jonathan Miller (July 21, 1934-)

Sir Jonathan Wolfe Miller, CBE is a British theatre and opera director, actor, author, television presenter, humourist, and medical doctor. While training in medicine, and specializing in neurology, in the late 1950s, he first came to prominence in the early 1960s with his role in the comedy revue 'Beyond the Fringe' with fellow writers and... Wikipedia
London, U.K.

Robin Milner (January 13, 1934-March 20, 2010)

Arthur John Robin Gorell Milner FRS FRSE, known as Robin Milner or A. J. R. G. Milner, was a prominent British computer scientist. Wikipedia
Plymouth, England
Cambridge, England
N. Scott Momaday

N. Scott Momaday (February 27, 1934-)

Navarre Scott Momaday — known as N. Scott Momaday — is a Native American author of Kiowa descent. His work 'House Made of Dawn' was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1969. Momaday received the National Medal of Arts in 2007 for his work that celebrated and preserved Native American oral and art tradition. Wikipedia
Lawton, Oklahoma, South Central United States
Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers (June 5, 1934-)

Billy Don "Bill" Moyers is an American journalist and political commentator. He served as White House Press Secretary in the Johnson administration from 1965 to 1967. He also worked as a network TV news commentator for ten years. Moyers has been extensively involved with public broadcasting, producing documentaries and news journal programs. He has... Wikipedia
Hugo, Oklahoma, United States
Adolf Muschg

Adolf Muschg (May 13, 1934-)

Adolf Muschg is a Swiss writer and professor of literature. Muschg was a member of the Gruppe Olten. Wikipedia
Zollikon, canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Ralph Nader

Ralph Nader (February 27, 1934-)

Ralph Nader is an American political activist, as well as an author, lecturer, and attorney. Areas of particular concern to Nader include consumer protection, humanitarianism, environmentalism, and democratic government. Wikipedia
Winsted, Connecticut, United States

Åse-Marie Nesse (April 29, 1934-July 13, 2001)

Åse-Marie Nesse was a Norwegian philologist, translator and poet. Wikipedia
Klepp, Norway

Norm Nielsen (February 17, 1934-)

Norm Nielsen, Born February 17, 1934 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, is an American magician and business owner. Wikipedia
Kenosha, Wisconsin

David Odell (February 12, 1934-)

David Odell is an American screenwriter and film director. Wikipedia
United States

Seiji Ogawa (January 19, 1934-)

Seiji Ogawa is a Japanese researcher known for discovering the technique that underlies Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging. He is regarded as the father of modern functional brain imaging. He determined that the changes in blood oxygen levels cause its magnetic resonance imaging properties to change, allowing a map of blood, and hence,... Wikipedia
Tokyo, Japan
Joanna Olczak-Ronikier

Joanna Olczak-Ronikier (November 12, 1934-)

Joanna Olczak-Roniker is a Polish writer and scenarist, co-founder of the Piwnica pod Baranami cabaret in Cracow. Wikipedia
Warsaw, Poland

Yuri Ovchinnikov (biochemist) (August 2, 1934-February 17, 1988)

Yuri Anatolievich Ovchinnikov was a Soviet bioorganic chemist. He was the youngest vice president of the Soviet Academy of Sciences and a member of the Central Committee of CPSU. Ovchinnikov was director of the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry in Moscow. He was a leading proponent of using molecular biology and genetics for creating new types of... Wikipedia
René Victor Pilhes

René Victor Pilhes (July 1, 1934-)

René Victor Pilhes is a French writer and former publicist, born in 1934. Wikipedia
Paris (France)
Sydney Pollack

Sydney Pollack (July 1, 1934-May 26, 2008)

Sydney Irwin Pollack was an American film director, producer and actor. Pollack directed more than 21 films and 10 television shows, acted in over 30 films or shows, and produced over 44 films. Some of his best known works include 'Jeremiah Johnson', 'The Way We Were', 'Three Days of the Condor' and 'Absence of Malice'. His 1985 film 'Out of... Wikipedia
Lafayette, Indiana, U.S.
Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Richard Portman (April 2, 1934-)

Richard Portman is an American sound engineer. He won an Academy Award for Best Sound and has been nominated for ten more in the same category. He has worked on over 160 films between 1963 and 2004. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California, United States

Dottie Rambo (March 2, 1934-May 11, 2008)

Dottie Rambo was an American gospel singer and songwriter. She was a Grammy and multiple Dove Award-winning artist. Rambo, along with husband Buck and daughter Reba, formed the award-winning southern Gospel group, The Rambos. She claimed she penned more than twenty-five hundred songs, including her most notable "He Looked Beyond My Fault and Saw My... Wikipedia
Madisonville, Kentucky, U.S.
Mount Vernon, Missouri
Phil Ramone

Phil Ramone (January 5, 1934-March 30, 2013)

Philip "Phil" Ramone was a South African-born American recording engineer, record producer, violinist and composer, who in 1958 co-founded A & R Recording, Inc., a recording studio with business partner Jack Arnold at 112 West 48th Street, New York, above what was then Manny's Music. The success of that studio caused it to grow into several studios... Wikipedia
South Africa

Bernard Rands (March 2, 1934-)

Bernard Rands is a British-American composer of contemporary classical music. Wikipedia
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
Roger Reynolds

Roger Reynolds (July 18, 1934-)

Roger Reynolds is a Pulitzer prize-winning American composer. He is known for his capacity to integrate diverse ideas and resources, for the seamless blending of traditional musical sounds and those newly enabled by technology. His work responds to text of poetic or mythological origins. His reputation rests, in part, upon his “wizardry in sending... Wikipedia
Detroit, Michigan

Marc Rich (December 18, 1934-June 26, 2013)

Antwerp, Belgium
Pierre Richard

Pierre Richard (August 16, 1934-)

Pierre Richard is a popular French actor best known for the roles of a clumsy daydreamer in comedy films. Richard is considered by many, such as Louis de Funès and Gérard Depardieu, to be one of the greatest and most talented French comedians in the last 50 years. He is also a film director and occasional singer. Wikipedia
Valenciennes, France
Ian Richardson

Ian Richardson (April 7, 1934-February 9, 2007)

Ian William Richardson, CBE was a Scottish actor of film, stage and television. Wikipedia
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
London, England, United Kingdom

Bernard Ringeissen (May 15, 1934-)

Bernard Ringeissen is a French classical pianist. Wikipedia
Carlo Rubbia

Carlo Rubbia (March 31, 1934-)

Carlo Rubbia OMRI, OMCA is an Italian particle physicist and inventor who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1984 with Simon van der Meer for work leading to the discovery of the W and Z particles at CERN. Wikipedia
Gorizia, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Bill Russell

Bill Russell (February 12, 1934-)

William Felton "Bill" Russell is a retired American professional basketball player who played center for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association. A five-time NBA Most Valuable Player and a twelve-time All-Star, Russell was the centerpiece of the Celtics dynasty, winning eleven NBA championships during his thirteen-year career.... Wikipedia
Monroe, Louisiana
Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan (November 9, 1934-December 20, 1996)

Carl Edward Sagan was an American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author, science popularizer, and science communicator in astronomy and other natural sciences. His contributions were central to the discovery of the high surface temperatures of Venus. However, he is best known for his contributions to the scientific... Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Seattle, Washington, United States
Diana Sands

Diana Sands (August 22, 1934-September 21, 1973)

Diana Sands was an American actress, perhaps most famous for her portrayal of Beneatha Younger, the sister of Sidney Poitier's character in the original stage and film versions of Lorraine Hansberry's 'A Raisin in the Sun'. She also appeared in a number of dramatic television series in the sixties and seventies such as 'I Spy', as Davala Unawa in... Wikipedia
New York City, New York, United States
New York City, New York, United States

Sydney Schanberg (January 17, 1934-)

Sydney Hillel Schanberg is an American journalist who is best known for his coverage of the war in Cambodia. He has also been the recipient of many other awards - including two George Polk awards, two Overseas Press Club awards and the coveted Sigma Delta Chi prize for distinguished journalism. Schanberg was played by Sam Waterston in the 1984 'The... Wikipedia
Clinton, Massachusetts, U.S.

Tino Schirinzi (August 12, 1934-August 18, 1993)

Tino Schirinzi, was an Italian actor and stage director. Wikipedia
Ann Schlee

Ann Schlee (<a href="/born/year/1934" title="Celebrities Born in 1934">1934</a>-)

Ann Schlee FRSL is an English novelist. She won the annual Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for 'The Vandal', a once-in-a-lifetime book award judged by a panel of British children's writers. She was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1997. Wikipedia
United Kingdom
Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr.

Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr. (August 22, 1934-December 27, 2012)

Herbert Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr., also known as H. Norman Schwarzkopf, was a United States Army general. While serving as Commander-in-Chief, United States Central Command, he led all coalition forces in the Persian Gulf War. Wikipedia
Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Tampa, Florida, United States
Renata Scotto

Renata Scotto (February 24, 1934-)

Renata Scotto is an Italian soprano and opera director. Wikipedia
Savona, Italy
George Segal

George Segal (February 13, 1934-)

George Segal, Jr. is an American actor and musician. Wikipedia
Great Neck, New York, U.S.
William Forsyth Sharpe

William Forsyth Sharpe (June 16, 1934-)

William Forsyth Sharpe is an American economist. He is the STANCO 25 Professor of Finance, Emeritus at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business, and the winner of the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. Wikipedia
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
George Shirley

George Shirley (April 18, 1934-)

George Irving Shirley is an American operatic tenor, and was the first African-American tenor to perform a leading role at the Metropolitan Opera. Wikipedia
Indianapolis, Indiana
Konstantin Simun

Konstantin Simun (April 6, 1934-)

Konstantin Simun is a Russian sculptor living and working in Boston, United States. He was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia in 1934. He is most well known for his large-scale monuments, including Broken Ring, a monument to the "Road of Life" on Lake Ladoga, near Saint Petersburg, and "Totem America," exhibited for a decade at DeCordova Museum and... Wikipedia
Leningrad, USSR
Maggie Smith

Maggie Smith (December 28, 1934-)

Dame Margaret Natalie "Maggie" Smith is an English actress. She made her stage debut in 1952 and has had an extensive, varied career in stage, film and television spanning over sixty years. Smith has appeared in over 50 films and is one of Britain's most recognisable actresses. She was appointed Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in... Wikipedia
Ilford, Essex, England
Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka (July 13, 1934-)

Akinwande Oluwole "Wole" Babatunde Soyinka is a Nigerian playwright and poet. He was awarded the 1986 Nobel Prize in Literature, the first African to be honored. Wikipedia
Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria
John Stears

John Stears (August 25, 1934-April 28, 1999)

John Stears was a British two-time Academy Award winning special effects expert. Affectionately known as 'The Real Q' he created James Bond's lethal Aston Martin DB5, Luke Skywalker's Landspeeder, the Jedi Knights' lightsabers, the endearing robots R2-D2 and C-3PO as well as a host of other movie gadgets and special effects. Wikipedia
Uxbridge, England
Malibu, CA, USA
Walter Steffens (composer)

Walter Steffens (composer) (October 31, 1934-)

Walter Steffens is a German composer specializing in opera. He won the German Mendelssohn prize in 1966. He was a student of Philipp Jarnach and has received awards from Hamburg, Berlin and Paris. He has composed noteworthy operas including 'Under Milk Wood' based on the 'play for voices' by Dylan Thomas; 'The Jew's Beech' based on a novel by... Wikipedia
Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem (March 25, 1934-)

Gloria Marie Steinem is an American feminist, journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader and spokeswoman for the feminist movement in the late 1960s and early 70s. Wikipedia
Toledo, Ohio, United States

Geoff Stephens (October 1, 1934-)

Geoffrey 'Geoff' Stephens is an English songwriter and record producer, most prolific in the United Kingdom in the 1960s and 1970s. He wrote a long series of hit records, often in conjunction with other British songwriters including Tony Macaulay, John Carter, Roger Greenaway, Peter Callander, Barry Mason, Ken Howard, Alan Blaikley, Don Black,... Wikipedia
New Southgate, North London, England
Mark Strand

Mark Strand (April 11, 1934-November 29, 2014)

Mark Strand was a Canadian-born American poet, essayist and translator. He was appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1990 and received the Wallace Stevens Award in 2004. Strand was a professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University from 2005 until his death in 2014. Wikipedia
Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Brooklyn, New York
Gonzalo Suárez

Gonzalo Suárez (July 30, 1934-)

Gonzalo Suárez Morilla is a Spanish writer, screenwriter and film director. Wikipedia
Oviedo, Spain
John Surtees

John Surtees (February 11, 1934-)

John Surtees is a British former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer and Formula One driver. He was a four-time 500cc motorcycle World Champion – winning that title in 1956, 1958, 1959 and 1960 – the Formula One World Champion in 1964, and remains the only person to have won World Championships on both two and four wheels. He founded the Surtees... Wikipedia
Tatsfield, Surrey, England

Howard Martin Temin (December 10, 1934-February 9, 1994)

Howard Martin Temin was a U.S. geneticist and virologist. He discovered reverse transcriptase in the 1970s at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, for which he shared the 1975 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Renato Dulbecco and David Baltimore. Wikipedia
Madison, Wisconsin

David J. Thouless (September 21, 1934-)

David James Thouless is a condensed-matter physicist and Wolf Prize winner. Wikipedia
Bearsden, Scotland
Robert Towne

Robert Towne (November 23, 1934-)

Robert Towne is an American screenwriter, producer, director and actor. He was part of the New Hollywood wave of filmmaking. His most notable work was his Academy Award-winning original screenplay for Roman Polanski's 'Chinatown'. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California
Zurab Tsereteli

Zurab Tsereteli (January 4, 1934-)

Zurab Konstantines dze Tsereteli is a Georgian-Russian painter, sculptor and architect who holds the office of President of the Russian Academy of Arts. Wikipedia
Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
Bobby Unser

Bobby Unser (February 20, 1934-)

Robert William "Bobby" Unser is a retired American automobile racer. He is the brother of Al Unser, Jerry Unser and Louis Unser, the father of Robby Unser, and the uncle of Al Unser, Jr. and Johnny Unser. He is one of ten drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 three or more times, and one of only two to have won the 500 in three different decades.... Wikipedia
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

Tony Walton (October 24, 1934-)

Tony Walton is an English set and costume designer. Wikipedia
Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England

Garry Wills (May 22, 1934-)

Garry Wills is a prolific Pulitzer Prize-winning American author, journalist, and historian, specializing in American history, politics, and religion, especially the history of the Roman Catholic Church. Wikipedia
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Jackie Wilson

Jackie Wilson (June 9, 1934-January 21, 1984)

Jack Leroy "Jackie" Wilson, Jr. was an American singer and performer. Known as "Mr. Excitement", Wilson was important in the transition of rhythm and blues into soul. He was considered a master showman, one of the most dynamic and influential singers and performers in R&B and rock history. Gaining fame in his early years as a member of the R&B... Wikipedia
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Mount Holly, New Jersey, United States

John Yu (December 12, 1934-)

John Samuel Yu AC is a distinguished paediatrics doctor. Wikipedia

Claude Zidi (July 25, 1934-)

Claude Zidi is a French film director and screenwriter who is noted for his mainstream burlesque comedies. Born in Paris, he started as a cameraman and then cinematographer, and made his directorial and screenwriting debut in 1971. He won the César Award for Best Director for 'My New Partner', for which he was also nominated for Best Writing. Wikipedia
Paris, France

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