More Famous Birthdays

Find famous birthdays by date:
Find famous birthdays by year:

Celebrity Birthdays In 1946


Kay Alden

Kay Alden (October 24, 1946-)

Priscilla Kay Alden is a television writer and the former head writer for the soap opera, 'The Young and the Restless'. Wikipedia
Hutchinson, Kansas, U.S.
Benny Andersson

Benny Andersson (December 16, 1946-)

Göran Bror Benny Andersson, known professionally as Benny Andersson, is a Swedish musician, composer, former member of the Swedish musical group ABBA, and co-composer of the musicals 'Chess', 'Kristina från Duvemåla', and 'Mamma Mia!'. For the 2008 film version of 'Mamma Mia!' he worked also as an executive producer. Since 2001 he is active with... Wikipedia
Vällingby, Stockholm, Sweden
David Angell

David Angell (April 10, 1946-September 11, 2001)

David Lawrence Angell was an American producer of sitcoms. Angell won multiple Emmy Awards as the creator and executive producer, along with Peter Casey and David Lee, of the comedy series 'Frasier'. Angell and his wife Lynn both died aboard American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to hit the World Trade Center, during the September 11 attacks.... Wikipedia
West Barrington, Rhode Island, U.S.
New York City, New York, U.S.
Richard Axel

Richard Axel (July 2, 1946-)

Richard Axel is a molecular biologist and University Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Columbia University and investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. His work on the olfactory system won him and Linda Buck, a former postdoctoral research scientist in his group, the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2004. Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
S. P. Balasubrahmanyam

S. P. Balasubrahmanyam (June 4, 1946-)

Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam is an Indian film playback singer, actor, music director, voice actor and film producer. He is mostly referred to as S. P. B. or Balu. He has won the Guinness World Record for recording the highest number of songs. He won the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer six times and the Nandi Awards... Wikipedia
Konetammapeta, Madras Presidency, India
Ravi Baswani

Ravi Baswani (September 29, 1946-July 27, 2010)

Ravi Baswani was a well-known Indian film actor, most famous for his role in Sai Paranjpe's 'Chashme Buddoor' and Kundan Shah's cult comedy 'Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro', for which he won Filmfare Best Comedian Award in 1984. He was noted for his comic timing and underplaying a character in the true sense of the word. In a career spanning 30 years he acted... Wikipedia
New Delhi, India
Candice Bergen

Candice Bergen (May 9, 1946-)

Candice Patricia Bergen is an American actress and former fashion model. For her role as the title character on the CBS sitcom 'Murphy Brown', she won five Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards as Best Actress in a TV Comedy. She is also an Academy Award nominee. Wikipedia
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Bharathan

Bharathan (November 14, 1946-July 30, 1998)

Bharathan was an Indian film director, artist, lyricist, music director, sculptor, poster designer, editor and art director. Bharathan is noted for being the founder of a new school of film making in Malayalam cinema, along with Padmarajan, in the 1980s, which created films that were widely received while also being critically acclaimed. A train of... Wikipedia
Engakkadu, Cochin, India
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Ken Billington (December 29, 1946-)

Ken Billington is an American lighting designer. He began his career in New York City working as an assistant to Tharon Musser. Wikipedia
Brenda Blethyn

Brenda Blethyn (February 20, 1946-)

Brenda Anne Blethyn is an English actress who has worked in theatre, television and film, best known for her role in Mike Leigh's 1996 drama 'Secrets & Lies'. Wikipedia
Ramsgate, Kent, England

Bobby Bonds (March 15, 1946-August 23, 2003)

Bobby Lee Bonds was an American right fielder in Major League Baseball from to, primarily with the San Francisco Giants. Noted for his outstanding combination of power hitting and speed, he was the first player to have more than two seasons of 30 home runs and 30 stolen bases, doing so a record five times, and was the first to accomplish the feat... Wikipedia
Riverside, California
San Carlos, California
Pavel Borodin

Pavel Borodin (October 25, 1946-)

Pavel Pavlovich Borodin is a Russian official and politician. Wikipedia
Shakhunya
João Bosco

João Bosco (July 13, 1946-)

João Bosco de Freitas Mucci, better known as João Bosco is a noted Brazilian singer-songwriter with a distinctive style as a guitarist. In the 1970s he established his reputation in 'música popular Brasileira' alongside collaborator lyricist Aldir Blanc. Wikipedia
Ponte Nova, Minas Gerais
Rick Boucher

Rick Boucher (August 1, 1946-)

Frederick Carlyle "Rick" Boucher is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for from 1983 to 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He was defeated in the 2010 elections, while trying to be elected to a 15th term, when he was challenged by Morgan Griffith. Wikipedia
Abingdon, Virginia

Henrietta Branford (January 12, 1946-April 23, 1999)

Henrietta Diana Primrose Longstaff Branford was an English author of children's books. Her greatest success was 'Fire, Bed and Bone', a historical novel set during the English peasants' revolt of 1381. For that she won the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, a once-in-a-lifetime book award judged by a panel of British children's writers, and she was... Wikipedia
India
Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK
Petra Burka

Petra Burka (November 17, 1946-)

Petra Burka is a Canadian former competitive figure skater and now coach. She is the 1964 Olympic bronze medalist and 1965 World champion. Wikipedia
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Ed Burns (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Ed Burns is a producer, screenwriter, and novelist. He has worked closely with writing partner David Simon. They have collaborated on 'The Corner' and 'The Wire'. Burns is a former Baltimore police detective for the Homicide and Narcotics divisions, and a public school teacher. He often draws upon these experiences for his writing. Wikipedia
Baltimore, MD
George W. Bush

George W. Bush (July 6, 1946-)

George Walker Bush is an American politician and businessman who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009, and the 46th Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. The eldest son of Barbara and George H. W. Bush, he was born in New Haven, Connecticut. After graduating from Yale University in 1968 and Harvard Business School in... Wikipedia
New Haven, Connecticut

Brian Cadd (November 29, 1946-)

Brian George Cadd is an Australian singer-songwriter, keyboardist and producer who has performed as a member of The Groop, Axiom, Flying Burrito Brothers and solo. Although he was briefly called Brian Caine in late 1966, when first joining The Groop, he is generally known as Brian Cadd. Wikipedia

Kev Carmody (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Kevin Daniel "Kev" Carmody is an Indigenous Australian singer-songwriter. His song "From Little Things Big Things Grow" was recorded with co-writer Paul Kelly for their 1993 single; it was covered by the Get Up Mob in 2008 and peaked at #4 on the Australian Recording Industry Association singles charts. Wikipedia
Beth Carvalho

Beth Carvalho (May 5, 1946-)

Elizabeth Santos Leal de Carvalho known professionally as Beth Carvalho is a Brazilian samba singer, guitarist, cavaquinist and composer. Wikipedia
Cher

Cher (May 20, 1946-)

Cher is an American singer, actress, entertainer and fashion icon. Described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry, she is known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having worked in numerous areas of entertainment, as well as adopting a variety of styles and appearances during her career, which has led to her... Wikipedia
El Centro, California, U.S.
Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton (August 19, 1946-)

William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001. Previously, he served as Governor of Arkansas from 1979 to 1981 and 1983 to 1992, and the state's Attorney General from 1977 to 1979. A member of the Democratic Party, ideologically Clinton was a New Democrat, and many... Wikipedia
Hope, Arkansas, United States
Michael Coats

Michael Coats (January 16, 1946-)

Michael Lloyd Coats is a former NASA astronaut, raised in Riverside, California. Since December 2005, he has served as Director of the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. Coats will retire on December 31, 2012. Wikipedia
Sacramento, California
Riccardo Cocciante

Riccardo Cocciante (February 20, 1946-)

Riccardo Cocciante, also known in French-speaking countries and the U.S. Wikipedia

Martha Coolidge (August 17, 1946-)

Martha Coolidge is an American film director and former President of the Directors Guild of America. She has directed such films as 'Real Genius' and 'Rambling Rose'. Wikipedia
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.

Richard Cooper (journalist) (December 8, 1946-)

Richard Cooper, is an American journalist retired from a 28-year career as reporter and editor at 'The Philadelphia Inquirer'. He and John Machacek of the 'Rochester Times-Union' won the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for Local General or Spot News Reporting for their coverage of the Attica Prison Riots. He currently lives in Saint Michaels, Maryland, where... Wikipedia

Julie Covington (September 11, 1946-)

Julie Covington is an English singer and actress, best known for recording the original version of "Don't Cry for Me, Argentina". Wikipedia
London, England
Brian Cox (actor)

Brian Cox (actor) (June 1, 1946-)

Brian Denis Cox, CBE is a Scottish actor. He is known for his work with the Royal Shakespeare Company, where he gained recognition for his portrayal of King Lear. He has also appeared in many Hollywood productions playing parts such as Dr. Guggenheim in 'Rushmore', Captain O'Hagan in 'Super Troopers', William Stryker in 'X2: X-Men United' and... Wikipedia
Dundee, Angus, Scotland, UK
Tim Curry

Tim Curry (April 19, 1946-)

Timothy James "Tim" Curry is an English actor, singer, and composer, known for his work in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television productions, often portraying villainous roles or character parts. Wikipedia
Grappenhall, Warrington, England
Tyne Daly

Tyne Daly (February 21, 1946-)

Ellen Tyne Daly is an American stage and screen actress. She has won six Emmy Awards for her television work, a Tony Award and is a 2011 American Theatre Hall of Fame inductee. Wikipedia
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Charles Dance

Charles Dance (October 10, 1946-)

Walter Charles Dance, OBE is an English actor, screenwriter, and film director. Wikipedia
Redditch, Worcestershire
Paul Davies

Paul Davies (April 22, 1946-)

Paul Charles William Davies, AM is an English physicist, writer and broadcaster, a professor at Arizona State University as well as the Director of BEYOND: Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science. He is affiliated with the Institute for Quantum Studies at Chapman University in California. He has held previous academic appointments at the... Wikipedia
London, UK
Bruce Davison

Bruce Davison (June 28, 1946-)

Bruce Davison is an American actor and director. Davison is well known for his Academy Award nominated performance in 'Longtime Companion', which also awarded him a Golden Globe. Davison has also appeared in the first two films of the X-Men film franchise – 'X-Men' and 'X2' – portraying antagonist Senator Robert Kelly. In more recent times, Davison... Wikipedia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
André DeShields

André DeShields (January 12, 1946-)

André De Shields is an American actor, singer, director, dancer, acclaimed novelist, choreographer, and college professor. Wikipedia
Baltimore, Maryland
Jan Decleir

Jan Decleir (February 14, 1946-)

Jan Decleir is a prolific Belgian movie and stage actor born in Niel, Antwerp. Wikipedia
Niel, Belgium

John Du Prez (December 14, 1946-)

John Du Prez is a musician, conductor, and composer. Du Prez was a member of the 1980s multi-hit Salsa-driven pop band Modern Romance and has since written several film scores including 'Oxford Blues', 'Once Bitten' and the final Carry On film, 'Carry On Columbus'. He contributed to 'The Wild' soundtrack. Wikipedia
Sheffield, England
Patty Duke

Patty Duke (December 14, 1946-)

Anna Marie "Patty" Duke is an American actress of stage, film and television. She first became famous as a child star, winning an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress at age 16 for her role in 'The Miracle Worker', which she had originated on Broadway, and she later starred in the sitcom, 'The Patty Duke Show.' She progressed to more mature... Wikipedia
Elmhurst, Queens, New York, U.S.
André Dussollier

André Dussollier (February 17, 1946-)

André Dussollier is a French actor. Wikipedia
Annecy, Haute-Savoie, France

Boris Eifman (July 22, 1946-)

Boris Eifman is one of the few, if not the only Russian choreographer whose energetic life in art has been going on for several decades. He has done more than fifty ballet performances. Wikipedia
John Ellis (physicist)

John Ellis (physicist) (July 1, 1946-)

Jonathan Richard Ellis CBE FRS is a British theoretical physicist who is currently Clerk Maxwell Professor of Theoretical Physics at King's College London. Wikipedia
Hampstead, London
Dieter Enders

Dieter Enders (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Dieter Enders is an organic chemist who has done work developing asymmetric synthesis, in particular using modified prolines as asymmetric auxiliaries. The most widely applied of his chiral auxiliaries are the complementary SAMP and RAMP auxiliaries, which allow for asymmetric alpha-alkylation of aldehydes and ketones. In 1974 he obtained his... Wikipedia

Jim Fahy (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

James "Jim" Fahy is an Irish journalist broadcaster, journalist and documentary-maker. He was the Western Editor for RTÉ News and was RTÉ's longest-serving regional correspondent at the time of his retirement in 2011. Wikipedia
Loughrea, County Galway, Ireland
BP Fallon

BP Fallon (August 24, 1946-)

Brian P. Fallon is an Irish DJ, author, photographer, and musician. He currently lives in Austin, Texas. Wikipedia

John Farrar (November 8, 1946-)

John Clifford Farrar is an Australian-born music producer, songwriter, arranger, singer and guitarist. As a musician, Farrar is a former member of several rock and roll groups including The Mustangs, The Strangers, Marvin, Welch & Farrar, and The Shadows; in 1980 he released a solo eponymous album. As a songwriter and producer he worked with Olivia... Wikipedia
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Sally Field

Sally Field (November 6, 1946-)

Sally Margaret Field is an American actress and director. She is known for her film roles in 'Smokey and the Bandit', 'Norma Rae', 'Places in the Heart', 'Murphy's Romance', 'Steel Magnolias', 'Mrs. Doubtfire', 'Forrest Gump', and 'Lincoln'. Wikipedia
Pasadena, California, U.S.
Rollie Fingers

Rollie Fingers (August 25, 1946-)

Roland Glen Fingers is a retired American Major League Baseball relief pitcher. During his 18-year baseball career, he pitched for the Oakland Athletics, San Diego Padres and Milwaukee Brewers. He became only the second reliever to be elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1992. Fingers is also one of only a few MLB players to have his... Wikipedia
Steubenville, Ohio
Robert Fisk

Robert Fisk (July 12, 1946-)

Robert Fisk is an English writer and journalist from Maidstone, Kent. He has been Middle East correspondent of 'The Independent' for more than twenty years, primarily based in Beirut. Fisk holds more British and international journalism awards than any other foreign correspondent and has been voted British International Journalist of the Year award... Wikipedia
Maidstone, Kent, England
Emerson Fittipaldi

Emerson Fittipaldi (December 12, 1946-)

Emerson Fittipaldi is a semi-retired Brazilian automobile racing driver who won both the Formula One World Championship and the Indianapolis 500 twice each and the CART championship once. Wikipedia
São Paulo, Brazil
Bill Forsyth

Bill Forsyth (July 29, 1946-)

William David "Bill" Forsyth is a Scottish film director and writer known for his films 'Gregory's Girl', 'Local Hero', and 'Comfort and Joy'. Wikipedia
Glasgow, Scotland

Kulandei Francis (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Kulandei Francis is an activist, social worker, and the founder of the NGO Integrated Village Development Project in Tamil Nadu, India. He was one of six recipients of the Magsaysay Award in 2012 for "his profound faith in community energies, and his sustained programs in pursuing the holistic economic empowerment of thousands of women and their... Wikipedia
Salem district, Tamil Nadu
Diane von Fürstenberg

Diane von Fürstenberg (December 31, 1946-)

Diane von Fürstenberg, formerly Princess Diane zu Fürstenberg is a Belgian born American fashion designer best known for her iconic wrap dress. She initially rose to prominence when she married into the German princely House of Fürstenberg, as the wife of Prince Egon of Fürstenberg. Following their divorce in 1972, she has continued to use his... Wikipedia
Brussels, Belgium
Gallagher (comedian)

Gallagher (comedian) (July 24, 1946-)

Gallagher is an American comedian and prop comic, known for smashing watermelons as part of his act. Wikipedia
Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Anne-Marie Garat (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Anne-Marie Garat is a French novelist. She won the Prix Femina for her novel 'Aden' in 1992 and the prix Marguerite Audoux for her novel 'Les mal famées'. Wikipedia
Mordechai Geldman

Mordechai Geldman (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Mordechai Geldman is an Israeli artist, author, poet and psychologist. Wikipedia
Munich, Germany

Marty Gervais (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Charles Henry "Marty" Gervais is a Canadian poet, photographer, professor, journalist, and publisher of Black Moss Press. Wikipedia
Barry Gibb

Barry Gibb (September 1, 1946-)

Barry Alan Crompton Gibb is a British musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer who rose to worldwide fame as the co-founder of the pop group Bee Gees, one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed groups in the history of popular music. With his brothers, Robin and Maurice, he formed a songwriting partnership beginning... Wikipedia
Douglas, Isle of Man
David Gilmour

David Gilmour (March 6, 1946-)

David Jon Gilmour, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is best known for his work as the guitarist and co-lead vocalist of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd. It is estimated that by 2012 the group had sold over 250 million records worldwide, including 75 million units sold in the United States. Wikipedia
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Danny Glover

Danny Glover (July 22, 1946-)

Daniel Lebern "Danny" Glover is an American actor, film director and political activist. Glover is well known for his roles as Detective Sergeant Roger Murtaugh in the 'Lethal Weapon' film series, Mr. Albert Johnson in 'The Color Purple', cowboy Mal Johnson in 'Silverado', Michael Harrigan in 'Predator 2', corrupt cop James McFee in 'Witness',... Wikipedia
San Francisco, U.S.
Graham Gouldman

Graham Gouldman (May 10, 1946-)

Graham Keith Gouldman is an English songwriter and musician who is a long-time member of British band 10cc. Wikipedia
Al Green

Al Green (April 13, 1946-)

Albert "Al" Greene, often known as The Reverend Al Green, is an American singer best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970s, including "Tired of Being Alone", "I'm Still In Love With You", "Love and Happiness" and his signature song, "Let's Stay Together". Inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995, Green was... Wikipedia
Forrest City, Arkansas

Michael Green (physicist) (May 22, 1946-)

Michael Boris Green FRS is a British physicist and one of the pioneers of string theory. Currently a professor in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics and a Fellow in Clare Hall, Cambridge in England, he succeeded Stephen Hawking on 1 November 2009 as the Lucasian Professor of Mathematics. Wikipedia
London
Chuck Hagel

Chuck Hagel (October 4, 1946-)

Charles Timothy "Chuck" Hagel is an American politician who is the 24th and current United States Secretary of Defense, serving since 2013. He served as a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1997 to 2009. Wikipedia
North Platte, Nebraska, U.S.
Haji (actress)

Haji (actress) (January 24, 1946-August 9, 2013)

Haji was a Canadian-born actress of British and Filipino descent, and a former exotic dancer known for her role in Russ Meyer's 1965 cult classic 'Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!'. She made significant contributions to her roles by introducing elements of psychedelia and witchcraft as well as writing most of her own dialogue. Wikipedia
Quebec, Canada
Southern California, U.S.

Christopher Hampton (January 26, 1946-)

Christopher James Hampton, CBE, FRSL is a Portuguese British playwright, screen writer and film director. He is best known for his play based on the novel 'Les Liaisons dangereuses' and the film version 'Dangerous Liaisons' and also more recently for writing the nominated screenplay for the film adaptation of Ian McEwan's 'Atonement'. Wikipedia
Fayal, Azores, Portugal
Justin Hayward

Justin Hayward (October 14, 1946-)

Justin Hayward is an English musician, best known as singer, songwriter and lead singer and guitarist in the rock band The Moody Blues. Wikipedia
Swindon, Wiltshire England United Kingdom
Gregory Hines

Gregory Hines (February 14, 1946-August 9, 2003)

Gregory Oliver Hines was an American actor, singer, dancer and choreographer. Wikipedia
New York City, New York
Los Angeles, California

Philippe Hirschhorn (June 11, 1946-November 26, 1996)

Philippe Hirschhorn was one of the most gifted violinists ever. He won the Queen Elisabeth Music Competition in 1967. Born in Riga, Latvia, he first studied at Darsin music school in Riga with Prof. Waldemar Sturestep, later he studied with prof Michael Waiman at the Conservatoire of St. Petersburg. He played concerts all over the world with the... Wikipedia

Patricia Hodge (September 29, 1946-)

Patricia Ann Hodge is an English actress. She made her West End debut in 1972 and starred in the 1973 West End production of 'Pippin', directed by Bob Fosse. She received two Olivier Award nominations for Best Actress in a Musical, before winning the 2000 Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the play 'Money'. Wikipedia
Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England
Gerard 't Hooft

Gerard 't Hooft (July 5, 1946-)

Gerardus 't Hooft is a Dutch theoretical physicist and professor at Utrecht University, the Netherlands. He shared the 1999 Nobel Prize in Physics with his thesis advisor Martinus J. G. Veltman "for elucidating the quantum structure of electroweak interactions". Wikipedia
Den Helder, Netherlands
Thelma Houston

Thelma Houston (May 7, 1946-)

Thelma Houston is an American singer and actress. She scored a number-one hit in 1977 with her cover version of the song "Don't Leave Me This Way", which won the Grammy for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance. Wikipedia
Leland, Mississippi, United States
Catfish Hunter

Catfish Hunter (April 8, 1946-September 9, 1999)

James Augustus "Catfish" Hunter, was a Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. During a 15-year baseball career, he pitched from 1965 to 1979 for the Kansas City Athletics, Oakland Athletics and the New York Yankees. He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1987. Wikipedia
Hertford, North Carolina
Hertford, North Carolina
Kees Schouhamer Immink

Kees Schouhamer Immink (December 18, 1946-)

Kornelis Antonie Schouhamer Immink is a Dutch scientist, inventor, and entrepreneur, who pioneered and advanced the era of digital audio, video, and data recording, including popular digital media such as Compact Disc, DVD and Blu-ray Disc. He has been a prolific and influential engineer, who holds more than 1100 US and international patents. The... Wikipedia
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Jonathan Israel (January 26, 1946-)

Jonathan Irvine Israel is a British writer on Dutch history, the Age of Enlightenment and European Jews. Israel was appointed as Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, in January 2001. He was previously Professor of Dutch History and Institutions at the University... Wikipedia
Reggie Jackson

Reggie Jackson (May 18, 1946-)

Reginald Martinez "Reggie" Jackson is an American former baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons in Major League Baseball for five different teams. He was nicknamed "Mr. October" for his clutch hitting in the postseason with the Oakland A's and the New York Yankees. Jackson won five consecutive American League West divisional pennants, three... Wikipedia
Wyncote, Pennsylvania, United States
Elfriede Jelinek

Elfriede Jelinek (October 20, 1946-)

Elfriede Jelinek is an Austrian playwright and novelist. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2004 for her "musical flow of voices and counter-voices in novels and plays that, with extraordinary linguistic zeal, reveal the absurdity of society's clichés and their subjugating power." Wikipedia
Mürzzuschlag, Styria, Austria

Paul Jesson (July 6, 1946-)

Paul Jesson is an English stage, television and film actor and an Associate Artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Wikipedia
Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
Tommy Lee Jones

Tommy Lee Jones (September 15, 1946-)

Tommy Lee Jones is an American actor and film director. He has received four Academy Award nominations, winning one as Best Supporting Actor for his performance as U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard in the 1993 thriller film 'The Fugitive'. Wikipedia
San Saba, Texas, U.S.
Gert Jonke

Gert Jonke (February 8, 1946-January 4, 2009)

Gert Jonke was an Austrian poet, playwright and novelist. Wikipedia
Vienna
Vienna

Manuel José de Jesus (April 9, 1946-)

Manuel José de Jesus Silva, ComM, known simply as Manuel José, is a Portuguese football manager, who most recently managed Persepolis F.C. in Iran Pro League. Wikipedia
Vila Real de Santo António, Portugal

John Kastner (filmmaker) (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

John Kastner is a four-time Emmy Award winning Canadian documentary filmmaker whose recent work has focused on the Canadian criminal justice system. His films include the documentaries 'Out of Mind, Out of Sight', a film about patients at the Brockville Mental Health Centre, named best Canadian feature documentary at the Hot Docs Canadian... Wikipedia

Jonathan Keates (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Jonathan Keates, is an English writer, biographer, novelist and Chairman of the Venice in Peril Fund. Wikipedia
Paris
Diane Keaton

Diane Keaton (January 5, 1946-)

Diane Keaton is an American film actress, director, producer and screenwriter. She began her career on stage and made her screen debut in 1970. Her first major film role was as Kay Adams-Corleone in 'The Godfather', but the films that shaped her early career were those with director and co-star Woody Allen, beginning with 'Play It Again, Sam' in... Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California

James Kelman (June 9, 1946-)

James Kelman is an influential Scottish writer of novels, short stories, plays, and political essays. His novel 'A Disaffection' was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction in 1989. Kelman won the 1994 Booker Prize with 'How Late It Was, How Late' In 1998 Kelman was awarded the Glenfiddich Spirit of... Wikipedia
Glasgow, Scotland
Denis Kitchen

Denis Kitchen (August 27, 1946-)

Denis Kitchen is an American underground cartoonist, publisher, author, agent, and the founder of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund. Wikipedia

Erling Kittelsen (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Erling Kittelsen is a Norwegian poet, novelist, children's writer, playwright and translator. He made his literary debut in 1970 with the poetry collection 'Ville fugler'. Wikipedia

Georges J. F. Köhler (April 17, 1946-March 1, 1995)

Georges Jean Franz Köhler was a German biologist. Wikipedia
Munich
Freiburg im Breisgau
Barbara Kopple

Barbara Kopple (July 30, 1946-)

Barbara Kopple is an American film director known primarily for her documentary work. Wikipedia
New York City (raised in Scarsdale, New York)

Julian Kornhauser (September 20, 1946-)

Julian Kornhauser is a Polish poet and literary critic. Wikipedia
Robin Lane Fox

Robin Lane Fox (October 5, 1946-)

Robin James Lane Fox, FRSL is an English classicist, ancient historian and gardening writer known for his works on Alexander the Great. Lane Fox is an Emeritus Fellow of New College, Oxford and Reader in Ancient History, University of Oxford. Fellow and Tutor in Ancient History at New College from 1977 to 2012, he serves as Garden Master and as... Wikipedia
United Kingdom
Eugene Levy

Eugene Levy (December 17, 1946-)

Eugene Levy, CM is a Canadian actor, comedian, producer, director, musician, and writer. He is the only actor to have appeared in all eight of the 'American Pie' films, with his role as Noah Levenstein. He often plays nerdy, unconventional figures, with his humour often deriving from his excessive explanations of matters and the way in which he... Wikipedia
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Daniel Libeskind

Daniel Libeskind (May 12, 1946-)

Daniel Libeskind is an architect, artist, and set designer of Polish Jewish descent. Libeskind founded Studio Daniel Libeskind in 1989 with his wife, Nina, and is its principal design architect. His buildings include the Jewish Museum in Berlin, Germany, the extension to the Denver Art Museum in the United States, the Grand Canal Theatre in Dublin,... Wikipedia
Łódź, Poland

Willy Lindwer (March 18, 1946-)

Wolf "Willy" Lindwer is a Dutch documentary filmmaker. Wikipedia
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Maureen Lipman (May 10, 1946-)

Maureen Diane Lipman, CBE is a British film, theatre and television actress, columnist and comedienne. Wikipedia
Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Peggy Lipton

Peggy Lipton (August 30, 1946-)

Margaret Ann "Peggy" Lipton is an American actress and former model. She was an overnight success and is best known for her role as flower child Julie Barnes in the counterculture TV show 'The Mod Squad'. Appearing in numerous TV series since her noted role as Norma Jennings in David Lynch's surreal 'Twin Peaks,' Lipton has had a more than 40-year... Wikipedia
New York City, New York, U.S.

Gabrielle Lord (February 10, 1946-)

Gabrielle Craig Lord is an Australian writer who has been described as Australia's first lady of crime. She has published a wide range of writing including reviews, articles, short stories and non-fiction, but she is best known for her psychological thrillers. Wikipedia
Sydney
Susan Lucci

Susan Lucci (December 23, 1946-)

Susan Victoria Lucci is an American actress, television host, author and entrepreneur, best known for portraying Erica Kane on the ABC daytime drama 'All My Children'. The character is considered an icon, and Lucci has been called "Daytime's Leading Lady" by 'TV Guide', with 'The New York Times' and the 'Los Angeles Times' citing her as the... Wikipedia
Scarsdale, New York, U.S.
Joanna Lumley

Joanna Lumley (May 1, 1946-)

Joanna Lamond Lumley, OBE FRGS is an English actress, voice-over artist, former model and author, who starred in the British television series 'Absolutely Fabulous' as Edina Monsoon's best friend, Patsy Stone, as well as in 'The New Avengers', 'Sapphire & Steel', 'Jam & Jerusalem' and 'Sensitive Skin'. In film she has appeared in 'On Her Majesty's... Wikipedia
Srinagar, India
Bigas Luna

Bigas Luna (March 19, 1946-April 6, 2013)

Josep Joan Bigas i Luna, known artistically as Bigas Luna, was a Spanish film director, designer and artist. His films are typically characterised by a strong emphasis on the erotic, often related to food, something for which he admitted a strong passion. His work often explores and parodies clichés of Spanish identity, but he had an international... Wikipedia
Barcelona
La Riera de Gaià
David Lynch

David Lynch (January 20, 1946-)

David Keith Lynch is an American film director, television director, visual artist, musician, actor, and author. Known for his surrealist films, he has developed a unique cinematic style. The surreal and, in many cases, violent elements contained within his films have been known to "disturb, offend or mystify" audiences. Wikipedia
Missoula, Montana, US
David Macaulay

David Macaulay (December 2, 1946-)

David Macaulay is a British-born American illustrator and writer. Now a resident of Norwich, Vermont, he is an alumnus and faculty member at the Rhode Island School of Design. Wikipedia
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Ernesto Mahieux (July 12, 1946-)

Ernesto Mahieux is an Italian actor, sometimes credited under the name Ernesto Maiè. Wikipedia
, Naples
Cheech Marin

Cheech Marin (July 13, 1946-)

Richard Anthony "Cheech" Marin is an American comedian, actor and writer who gained recognition as part of the comedy act Cheech & Chong during the 1970s and early 1980s with Tommy Chong, and as Don Johnson's partner, Insp. Joe Dominguez on 'Nash Bridges'. He has also voiced characters in several Disney productions, including 'Oliver and Company',... Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California, US

Peter Marshall (author) (August 23, 1946-)

Peter Marshall is an English philosopher, historian, biographer, travel writer and poet. He has written fifteen books which are being translated into fourteen different languages. He wrote, presented and partly filmed the 6-part HTV series 'Voyage Around Africa', first shown in 1994. He also wrote and presented the two-part series 'Celtic Gold: A... Wikipedia

Nella Martinetti (January 21, 1946-July 29, 2011)

Nella Martinetti was a Swiss singer-songwriter, affectionately nicknamed "Bella Nella". Wikipedia
Brissago, Ticino, Switzerland
Männedorf, Switzerland
John C. Mather

John C. Mather (August 7, 1946-)

John Cromwell Mather is an American astrophysicist, cosmologist and Nobel Prize in Physics laureate for his work on the Cosmic Background Explorer Satellite with George Smoot. Wikipedia
Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Bob McBride (November 17, 1946-February 20, 1998)

Robert Bruce "Bob" McBride was lead vocalist for the Canadian popular music group Lighthouse. Wikipedia
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Tom McGurk (December 20, 1946-)

Tom McGurk is an Irish poet, journalist, radio presenter and sportscaster from Brockagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. Wikipedia
Dublin, Ireland
Randy Meisner

Randy Meisner (March 8, 1946-)

Randy Herman Meisner is an American musician and singer-songwriter, best known as a founding member of Poco and the Eagles. Throughout his professional musical career Meisner's main role has been as a bassist and backing high-harmony vocalist as both a group member and session musician. He is best known for the Eagles hit song "Take It to the... Wikipedia
Scottsbluff, Nebraska, U.S.
Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury (September 5, 1946-November 24, 1991)

Freddie Mercury was a British singer, songwriter and producer, best known as the lead vocalist and lyricist of the rock band Queen. As a performer, he was known for his flamboyant stage persona and powerful vocals over a four-octave range. As a songwriter, he composed many hits for Queen, including "Bohemian Rhapsody," "Killer Queen," "Somebody to... Wikipedia
Zanzibar
Kensington, London, England
Robert Metcalfe

Robert Metcalfe (April 7, 1946-)

Robert Melancton "Bob" Metcalfe is an electrical engineer from the United States who co-invented Ethernet, founded 3Com and formulated Metcalfe's Law., he is a general partner of Polaris Venture Partners. Starting in January 2011, he holds the position of Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director of Innovation at The University of Texas at... Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York, United States.
Adam Michnik

Adam Michnik (October 17, 1946-)

Adam Michnik is a Polish-Jewish historian, essayist, former dissident, public intellectual, and the editor-in-chief of Poland's largest newspaper 'Gazeta Wyborcza'. Brought up in a family of committed communists, Michnik became an opponent of the communist regime at the time of the anti-Jewish purges in the party. He was imprisoned, first, after... Wikipedia
Warszawa, Poland
Michael Milken

Michael Milken (July 4, 1946-)

Michael Robert Milken is an American financier and philanthropist noted for his role in the development of the market for high-yield bonds during the 1970s and 1980s, for his conviction following a guilty plea on felony charges for violating US securities laws, and for his charitable giving. Wikipedia
Encino, California, U.S.

Dan Millman (February 22, 1946-)

Daniel Jay Millman is an American author and lecturer in the self-help field. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California
Hayley Mills

Hayley Mills (April 18, 1946-)

Hayley Catherine Rose Vivien Mills is a British actress. The daughter of Sir John Mills and Mary Hayley Bell, and younger sister of actress Juliet Mills, Mills began her acting career as a child and was hailed as a promising newcomer, winning the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer for 'Tiger Bay', the Academy Juvenile Award for 'Pollyanna' and... Wikipedia
London, England, UK
Liza Minnelli

Liza Minnelli (March 12, 1946-)

Liza May Minnelli is an American actress and singer best known for her portrayal of Sally Bowles in the 1972 musical film 'Cabaret' which won her an Academy Award for Best Actress. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, United States
Bobby Murcer

Bobby Murcer (May 20, 1946-July 12, 2008)

Bobby Ray Murcer was an American Major League Baseball outfielder who played for 17 seasons between 1965 and 1983, mostly with the New York Yankees, whom he later rejoined as a longtime broadcaster. A Gold Glove winner and five-time All-Star, Murcer led the American League in on-base percentage in 1971, and in runs and total bases in 1972. Wikipedia
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Dennis Muren

Dennis Muren (November 1, 1946-)

Dennis Muren, ASC is an American film special effects artist, most notable for his work on the films of Steven Spielberg, James Cameron and George Lucas. He has won nine Oscars for Best Visual Effects. Wikipedia
Glendale, California

Kenji Nakagami (August 2, 1946-August 12, 1992)

Kenji Nakagami was a Japanese novelist and essayist. He is well known as the first, and so far the only, post-war Japanese writer to identify himself publicly as a Burakumin, a member of one of Japan’s long-suffering outcaste groups. His works depict the intense life-experiences of men and women struggling to survive in a Burakumin community in... Wikipedia
Richard Noble

Richard Noble (March 6, 1946-)

Richard James Anthony Noble, OBE is a Scottish entrepreneur who was holder of the land speed record between 1983 and 1997. He was also the project director of ThrustSSC, the vehicle which holds the current land speed record, set at Black Rock Desert, Nevada in 1997. Wikipedia
Tim O'Brien (author)

Tim O'Brien (author) (October 1, 1946-)

William Timothy "Tim" O'Brien is an American novelist best known for his work of fiction, 'The Things They Carried', a critically acclaimed collection of semi-autobiographical, interrelated short stories inspired by O'Brien's experiences in the Vietnam War. In addition, he is known for his war novel, 'Going After Cacciato', also written about... Wikipedia
Austin, Minnesota, United States
Mike Ockrent

Mike Ockrent (June 18, 1946-December 2, 1999)

Mike Ockrent was a British stage director, well-known both for his Broadway musicals and smaller niche plays. He was educated at Highgate School. Through directing 'Educating Rita', 'The Nerd' and 'Follies', he became an established figure in London theatre. In 1986 he made a successful transition to New York with 'Me and My Girl' that earned... Wikipedia

Eddy Ouwens (May 30, 1946-)

Eddy Ouwens, also known as Danny Mirror, is a Dutch musician and record producer. Wikipedia

Emine Sevgi Özdamar (August 10, 1946-)

Emine Sevgi Özdamar, is a Turkish-German writer, director, and actress. In 1991 she became the first Turkish-German author to win the prestigious Ingeborg Bachmann Prize. Wikipedia
Piotr Paleczny

Piotr Paleczny (May 10, 1946-)

Piotr Paleczny is a Polish classical pianist, winner of the 3rd prize of the International Frederick Chopin Piano Competition in 1970. Wikipedia
Rybnik
Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton (January 19, 1946-)

Dolly Rebecca Parton is an American singer-songwriter, instrumentalist, actress, author, and philanthropist, known primarily for her work in country music. Her career began as a child performer on the radio, then recording a few singles from the age of 13. Relocating to Nashville at age 18 in 1964, her first commercial successes were as a... Wikipedia
Sevier County, Tennessee, U.S.
Henry Paulson

Henry Paulson (March 28, 1946-)

Henry Merritt "Hank" Paulson, Jr. is an American banker who served as the 74th United States Secretary of the Treasury. He had served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Goldman Sachs, and is now chairman of the Paulson Institute, which he founded in 2011 to promote sustainable economic growth and a cleaner environment around the world,... Wikipedia
Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen

Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (May 27, 1946-April 19, 2005)

Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen was a Danish jazz upright bassist known for his technique and musical approach. Wikipedia
Osted, Zealand, Denmark
Ishøj, Denmark
Ajda Pekkan

Ajda Pekkan (February 12, 1946-)

Ayşe Ajda Pekkan, also known as Süperstar, is a Circassian-Turkish pop singer and actress. Through a career spanning five decades thus far, Pekkan has released more than 20 albums and, with Sezen Aksu, is the most commercially successful female Turkish music artist with the sales of over 42 million copies worldwide. She is nicknamed the "Superstar"... Wikipedia

Fred Penner (November 6, 1946-)

Frederick Ralph Cornelius "Fred" Penner is a Canadian children's music performer who gives appearances throughout North America. His television show, 'Fred Penner's Place', aired for 30 Minutes on CBC in Canada from 1985 to 1997. Wikipedia
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Eric Peterson (October 2, 1946-)

Eric Neal Peterson, C.M. is a Canadian stage and television actor, known for his roles in three major Canadian series - 'Street Legal', 'Corner Gas' and 'This is Wonderland'. Wikipedia
Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada
Nicola Piovani

Nicola Piovani (May 26, 1946-)

Nicola Piovani is a light-classical musician, theater and film score composer, and winner of the 1998 Best Original Dramatic Score Oscar for the score of the Roberto Benigni film 'La Vita è bella', better known to English-speaking audiences as 'Life Is Beautiful'. Wikipedia
Michele Placido

Michele Placido (May 19, 1946-)

Michele Placido is an Italian actor and director. He is best known for the role of Corrado Cattani in the TV series 'La Piovra'. Wikipedia
Ascoli Satriano, Foggia, Italy
Carole Pope

Carole Pope (August 6, 1946-)

Carole Ann Pope is a British-born Canadian rock singer-songwriter, whose provocative blend of hard-edged new wave rock with explicit homoerotic and BDSM-themed lyrics made her one of the first openly lesbian entertainers to achieve mainstream fame. She is the sister of Emmy Award-winning television producer and screenwriter Elaine Pope. Wikipedia
Manchester, England

Minnie Bruce Pratt (September 12, 1946-)

Minnie Bruce Pratt is an American educator, activist and essayist. She is a Professor of Writing and Women’s Studies at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York where she was invited to help develop the university’s first Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender Study Program. Wikipedia
Selma, Alabama
Billy Preston

Billy Preston (September 2, 1946-June 6, 2006)

William Everett "Billy" Preston was an American musician whose work included R&B, rock, soul, funk and gospel. A virtuoso keyboardist, particularly on Hammond organ, Preston was recognized as a top session musician in the 1960s, during which he backed artists such as Little Richard, Sam Cooke, Ray Charles and the Beatles. He then went on to achieve... Wikipedia
Houston, Texas
Scottsdale, Arizona
Philip Pullman

Philip Pullman (October 19, 1946-)

Philip Pullman CBE, FRSL is a British writer. He is the author of several best-selling books, most notably the fantasy trilogy 'His Dark Materials' and the fictionalised biography of Jesus, 'The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ'. In 2008, 'The Times' named Pullman one of the "50 greatest British writers since 1945". Wikipedia
Norwich, Norfolk, England, UK
Michael Radford

Michael Radford (February 24, 1946-)

Michael Radford is an English film director and screenwriter. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director for the 1994 film 'Il Postino'. Wikipedia
New Delhi, India
Gilda Radner

Gilda Radner (June 28, 1946-May 20, 1989)

Gilda Susan Radner was an American comedienne and actress. She was an original cast member of the hit NBC sketch comedy show 'Saturday Night Live', for which she won an Emmy Award in 1978. Wikipedia
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Patrick Rambaud

Patrick Rambaud (April 21, 1946-)

Patrick Rambaud is a French writer. Wikipedia
Charlotte Rampling

Charlotte Rampling (February 5, 1946-)

Tessa Charlotte Rampling, is an English actress. In a career spanning fifty years, she has appeared in English language, French and Italian cinema. She was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 2001, received an Honorary César in 2001, and France's Legion of Honour in 2002. She was married for 20 years to the French composer... Wikipedia
Sturmer, Essex, England

Peter Reading (July 27, 1946-November 17, 2011)

Peter Reading was an English poet and the author of 26 collections of poetry. He is known for his choice of ugly subject matter, and use of classical metres. 'The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Poetry' describes his verse as "strongly anti-romantic, disenchanted and usually satirical". Interviewed by Robert Potts, he described his work as a... Wikipedia
Liverpool
Ludlow
Ginette Reno

Ginette Reno (April 28, 1946-)

Ginette Reno is a French Canadian author, composer, singer, and actress. She has received nominations for the Genie and Gemini Awards and is a multi-recipient of the Juno Award. She is a gold and platinum selling Canadian musician. Wikipedia
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

John Richardson (special effects designer) (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

John Richardson is a British special effects supervisor. He is best known for his work on the 'James Bond' film series, the 'Harry Potter' film series, 'A Bridge Too Far' and 'Aliens'. He won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects at the 1987 ceremony, for his work on the film 'Aliens'. He won the BAFTA Award for Best Special Visual Effects for... Wikipedia
Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman (February 21, 1946-)

Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman is an English actor. Rickman is a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company in both modern and classical theatre productions. His breakout performance was his 1985 role as the Vicomte de Valmont in the play 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses', for which he was nominated for a Tony Award. Rickman is well known for his film... Wikipedia
Hammersmith, London, England
Bruce Robinson

Bruce Robinson (May 2, 1946-)

Bruce Robinson is an English director, screenwriter, novelist and actor. He is arguably most famous for writing and directing the cult classic 'Withnail and I', a film with comic and tragic elements set in London in the 1960s, which drew on his experiences as 'a chronic alcoholic and resting actor, living in squalor' in Camden Town. Wikipedia
North London, England
Linda Ronstadt

Linda Ronstadt (July 15, 1946-)

Linda Maria Ronstadt is an American popular music singer. She has earned 11 Grammy Awards, three American Music Awards, two Academy of Country Music awards, an Emmy Award, an ALMA Award, and numerous United States and internationally certified gold, platinum and multiplatinum albums. She has also earned nominations for a Tony Award and a Golden... Wikipedia
Tucson, Arizona
Aruna Roy

Aruna Roy (June 26, 1946-)

Aruna Roy is an Indian political and social activist who founded and heads the Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathana. Wikipedia
Madras
John Rubinstein

John Rubinstein (December 8, 1946-)

John Arthur Rubinstein is an American film, Broadway, and television actor, a composer of film and theatre music, and a director in theatre and television. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Rudy Rucker

Rudy Rucker (March 22, 1946-)

Rudolf von Bitter Rucker is an American mathematician, computer scientist, science fiction author, and philosopher, and is one of the founders of the cyberpunk literary movement. The author of both fiction and non-fiction, he is best known for the novels in the Ware Tetralogy, the first two of which both won Philip K. Dick Awards. At present he... Wikipedia
Louisville, Kentucky
Vito Russo

Vito Russo (July 11, 1946-November 7, 1990)

Vito Russo was an American LGBT activist, film historian and author who is best remembered as the author of the book 'The Celluloid Closet'. Wikipedia
Manhattan, New York
Susan Saint James

Susan Saint James (August 14, 1946-)

Susan Saint James is an American actress and activist, most widely known for her work in television during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California
Pat Sajak

Pat Sajak (October 26, 1946-)

Pat Sajak is an American television personality, former weatherman, actor and talk show host, best known as the host of the American television game show 'Wheel of Fortune'. Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Stefania Sandrelli

Stefania Sandrelli (June 5, 1946-)

Stefania Sandrelli is an Italian actress, famous for her many roles in the commedia all'Italiana, starting from 1960s. She was 15 years old when she starred in 'Divorce, Italian Style', as Marcello Mastroianni's cousin, Angela. Wikipedia
Viareggio, Tuscany. Italy
Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon (October 4, 1946-)

Susan Abigail Sarandon is an American actress. She is an Academy Award and BAFTA Award winner who is also known for her social and political activism for a variety of liberal causes. She was appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 1999 and received the Action Against Hunger Humanitarian Award in 2006. Wikipedia
New York City, New York, U.S.
Andrew Saul

Andrew Saul (November 6, 1946-)

Andrew Marshall Saul is an American millionaire businessman from Katonah, New York who serves as the Chairman of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board and Vice Chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in New York City, United States. Saul has been a General Partner in the investment firm Saul Partners, L.P., since 1986. Wikipedia
New York City, New York

Serge Savard (January 22, 1946-)

Serge Aubrey "The Senator" Savard, OC, CQ is a retired professional ice hockey defenceman, most famously with the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League. He is the Senior Vice President, Hockey Operations with the Montreal Canadiens. He is also a local businessman in Montreal, and is nicknamed the 'Senator'. Wikipedia
Montreal, QC, CAN
Andrzej Seweryn

Andrzej Seweryn (April 25, 1946-)

Andrzej Seweryn is a Polish actor and director. One of the most successful Polish theatre actors, he starred in over 50 films, mostly in Poland, France and Germany. He is also one of only three non-French actors to be hired by the Paris-based Comédie-Française. He is currently serving as director general of the Polski Theatre in Warsaw. Has three... Wikipedia
Heilbronn, Germany

Robert Shafer (conductor) (January 1, 1946-)

Robert John Shafer, Jr. is a Grammy Award-winning American conductor, classical composer, educator and church musician. He has served as artistic director of the City Choir of Washington since its launch in September 2007. Wikipedia

Yūko Shiokawa (<a href="/born/year/1946" title="Celebrities Born in 1946">1946</a>-)

Yūko Shiokawa is a Japanese violinist, born June 1, 1946. Wikipedia
Howard Shore

Howard Shore (October 18, 1946-)

Howard Leslie Shore is a Canadian composer who is notable for his film scores. He has composed the scores for over 80 films, most notably the scores for 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' film trilogies. He won three Academy Awards for his work on the first trilogy, with one being for the original song "Into the West", an award he shared with... Wikipedia
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ron Silver

Ron Silver (July 2, 1946-March 15, 2009)

Ronald Arthur "Ron" Silver was an American actor, director, producer, and radio host. He was also an independently minded political activist who switched political affiliations to support George W. Bush in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. Wikipedia
New York City, New York, U.S.
New York City, New York, U.S.
Peter Singer

Peter Singer (July 6, 1946-)

Peter Albert David Singer, AC is an Australian moral philosopher. He is currently the Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, and a Laureate Professor at the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics at the University of Melbourne. He specializes in applied ethics and approaches ethical issues from a secular, utilitarian... Wikipedia
Melbourne, Australia
Gene Siskel

Gene Siskel (January 26, 1946-February 20, 1999)

Eugene Kal "Gene" Siskel was an American film critic and journalist for the 'Chicago Tribune'. Along with colleague Roger Ebert, he hosted a series of popular review shows on television from 1975 to 1999. Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Evanston, Illinois, United States
Erika Slezak

Erika Slezak (August 5, 1946-)

Erika Alma Hermina Slezak is an American actress, best known for her role as Victoria Lord on the American daytime soap opera 'One Life to Live' from 1971 through the television finale in 2012 and again in the online revival in 2013. She is one of the longest-serving serial actors in American media. Wikipedia
Hollywood, California, U.S.

L. Neil Smith (May 12, 1946-)

Lester Neil Smith III, better known as L. Neil Smith, is a libertarian science fiction author and political activist. His works include the trilogy of Lando Calrissian novels: 'Lando Calrissian and the Mindharp of Sharu', 'Lando Calrissian and the Flamewind of Oseon', 'Lando Calrissian and the Starcave of ThonBoka', and the Omnibus edition 'The... Wikipedia
Denver, Colorado
Patti Smith

Patti Smith (December 30, 1946-)

Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith is an American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist who became a highly influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album 'Horses'. Wikipedia
Chicago
Paul Smith (fashion designer)

Paul Smith (fashion designer) (July 5, 1946-)

Sir Paul Smith, CBE, RDI is an English designer, whose business and reputation is founded upon his men's fashion with a special focus on tailoring. He is known for his idiosyncratic take on traditional British styling having coined the term 'classics with a twist'. Smith was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 2000 for his services to British... Wikipedia
Beeston, Nottinghamshire

Jim Spencer (July 30, 1946-February 10, 2002)

James Lloyd Spencer was a Major League Baseball first baseman. Born in Hanover, Pennsylvania, the left-handed Spencer was recognized for his excellent fielding ability, but also served in later years as a designated hitter. Wikipedia
Hanover, Pennsylvania
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg (December 18, 1946-)

Steven Allan Spielberg is an American director, producer and screenwriter. Spielberg is considered as one of the founding pioneers of the New Hollywood era, as well as being viewed as one of the most popular and influential directors and producers in film history. In a career spanning more than four decades, Spielberg's films have covered many... Wikipedia
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone (July 6, 1946-)

Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone, nicknamed Sly Stallone, is an American actor, screenwriter and film director. Stallone is well known for his Hollywood action roles. Two notable characters he has portrayed are the boxer Rocky Balboa, the title character of the 'Rocky' series from 1976 to 2008 and soldier John Rambo from the 'Rambo' saga, which ran... Wikipedia
New York City, New York, U.S.
Fiona Stanley

Fiona Stanley (August 1, 1946-)

Fiona Juliet Stanley is an Australian epidemiologist noted for her public health work, and her research into child and maternal health, and birth disorders such as cerebral palsy. Stanley is the Patron of the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and a Distinguished Professorial Fellow in the School of Paediatrics and Child Health at the... Wikipedia
Little Bay, Sydney
Oliver Stone

Oliver Stone (September 15, 1946-)

William Oliver Stone is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and military veteran. Stone came to public prominence between the mid-1980s and the early 1990s for writing and directing a series of films about the Vietnam War, in which he had participated as an infantry soldier. Many of Stone's films primarily focus on controversial... Wikipedia
New York City, New York, U.S.
Janet Street-Porter

Janet Street-Porter (December 27, 1946-)

Janet Street-Porter is an English media personality, journalist and broadcaster. She was editor for two years of 'The Independent on Sunday', but relinquished the job to become editor-at-large in 2002. She has made numerous television appearances on discussion programmes including 'Question Time', reality shows including 'I'm a Celebrity... Get Me... Wikipedia
Brentford, Middlesex, England
David Suchet

David Suchet (May 2, 1946-)

David Suchet, CBE is an English actor, known for his work on British stage and television. He played Edward Teller in the TV serial 'Oppenheimer' and received the RTS and BPG awards for his performance as Augustus Melmotte in the 2001 British serial 'The Way We Live Now'. For his role as Agatha Christie's detective Hercule Poirot in 'Agatha... Wikipedia
London, England, UK
Peter Sutherland

Peter Sutherland (April 25, 1946-)

Peter Denis Sutherland is an Irish international businessman and former Attorney General of Ireland, associated with the Fine Gael party. He is a barrister by profession, and is also Senior Counsel at the Irish Bar. He is also known for serving in a variety of business and political roles. Wikipedia
Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland

Nobuko Takagi (May 9, 1946-)

Nobuko Takagi is the pen-name of Nobuko Tsuruta, a Japanese author. Wikipedia
Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan
Billy Thorpe

Billy Thorpe (March 29, 1946-February 28, 2007)

William Richard "Billy" Thorpe, AM was a renowned English-born Australian pop / rock singer-songwriter and producer, musician. As lead singer of his band Billy Thorpe & the Aztecs, he had success in the 1960s with "Blue Day", "Poison Ivy", "Over the Rainbow", "Sick and Tired", and "Mashed Potato"; and in the 1970s with "Most People I Know Think... Wikipedia
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
John Tomlinson (bass)

John Tomlinson (bass) (September 22, 1946-)

Sir John Rowland Tomlinson, CBE is an English bass. He was born in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England, UK. Wikipedia
Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire
Donald Trump

Donald Trump (June 14, 1946-)

Donald John Trump, Sr. is an American business magnate, investor, television personality and author. He is the chairman and president of The Trump Organization and the founder of Trump Entertainment Resorts. Trump's extravagant lifestyle, outspoken manner, and role on the NBC reality show 'The Apprentice' have made him a well-known celebrity who... Wikipedia
Queens, New York, U.S.

Alexander Varshavsky (November 8, 1946-)

Alexander Jacob Varshavsky is a Russian-American biochemist, noted for his discovery of the N-end rule of ubiquitination. A native of Moscow, he is currently researching at Caltech. Wikipedia
Moscow
Ben Vereen

Ben Vereen (October 10, 1946-)

Ben Vereen is an American actor, dancer, and singer who has appeared in numerous Broadway theatre shows. Vereen graduated from Manhattan's High School of Performing Arts. Wikipedia
Miami, Florida, United States
Howard Waldrop

Howard Waldrop (September 15, 1946-)

Howard Waldrop is a science fiction author who works primarily in short fiction. Wikipedia
Houston, Mississippi
Lesley Ann Warren

Lesley Ann Warren (August 16, 1946-)

Lesley Ann Warren is an American actress and singer. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award and Emmy Award and five times for Golden Globe Award, winning one. She is known for her roles in films such as 'The Happiest Millionaire', 'Victor Victoria', 'Clue', 'Burglar', 'Cop', 'Color of Night' and 'Secretary'. She has also had roles in... Wikipedia
New York City, New York, United States
John Waters (director born 1946)

John Waters (director born 1946) (April 22, 1946-)

John Samuel Waters, Jr. is an American film director, screenwriter, actor, stand-up comedian, journalist, visual artist, and art collector, who rose to fame in the early 1970s for his transgressive cult films. Waters' 1970s and early '80s trash films feature his regular troupe of actors known as the Dreamlanders—among them Divine, Mink Stole, David... Wikipedia
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
John Watson (racing driver)

John Watson (racing driver) (May 4, 1946-)

John Marshall Watson, is a British former racing driver from Northern Ireland. He competed in Formula One, winning five Grands Prix and also in the World Sportscar Championship. He currently works for Sky Sports. Wikipedia
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Jimmy Webb

Jimmy Webb (August 15, 1946-)

James Layne "Jimmy" Webb is an American songwriter, composer, and singer. He has written numerous platinum-selling songs, including "Up, Up and Away", "By the Time I Get to Phoenix", "Wichita Lineman", "Galveston", "The Worst That Could Happen", "All I Know", and "MacArthur Park". He has had successful collaborations with The 5th Dimension, Glen... Wikipedia
Elk City, Oklahoma US
Jo Jo White

Jo Jo White (November 16, 1946-)

Joseph Henry "Jo Jo" White is an American former professional basketball player. As an amateur, he played for the University of Kansas Men's Basketball team and represented the U.S. Men's Basketball team during the 1968 Summer Olympics. As a professional, he is best known for his ten-year stint with the Boston Celtics of the NBA, where he led the... Wikipedia
St. Louis, Missouri
Penelope Wilton

Penelope Wilton (June 3, 1946-)

Penelope Alice Wilton is an English actress. She starred with Richard Briers in the BBC situation comedy 'Ever Decreasing Circles'. She also appeared in 'Doctor Who' and in the period drama 'Downton Abbey'. She has twice won the Critics' Circle Theatre Award. Wikipedia
Scarborough, North Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK
Stan Winston

Stan Winston (April 7, 1946-June 15, 2008)

Stanley "Stan" Winston was an American television and film special make-up effects creator. He was best known for his work in 'The Thing', the 'Terminator' series, the first three 'Jurassic Park' films, 'Aliens', the first two 'Predator' films, 'Iron Man', 'Edward Scissorhands', and 'Avatar'. He won four Academy Awards for his work. Wikipedia
Arlington, Virginia, USA
Malibu, California, USA
Dick Wolf

Dick Wolf (December 20, 1946-)

Richard Anthony "Dick" Wolf is an American television producer, specializing in crime dramas such as 'Miami Vice' and the 'Law & Order' franchise. He has won several awards including an Emmy Award and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Wikipedia
New York City, New York, U.S.

John Wood (Australian actor) (July 14, 1946-)

John Wood is a Gold Logie Award-winning Australian actor and writer, best known for his role as Senior Sergeant Tom Croydon in the Seven Network's long running police drama 'Blue Heelers'. Wikipedia
Melbourne, Australia
Andrew Yao

Andrew Yao (December 24, 1946-)

Andrew Chi-Chih Yao is a Chinese American computer scientist and computational theorist. Yao used the minimax theorem to prove what is now known as Yao's Principle. Wikipedia
Shanghai, China
Jerry Zaks

Jerry Zaks (September 7, 1946-)

Jerry Zaks is a German-born American stage and television director, and actor. He won the Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play and Drama Desk Award for directing 'The House of Blue Leaves', 'Lend Me A Tenor', and 'Six Degrees of Separation' and the Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical and Drama Desk Award for 'Guys and Dolls'. Wikipedia
Stuttgart, Germany
Ahmed Zewail

Ahmed Zewail (February 26, 1946-)

Ahmed Hassan Zewail is an Egyptian scientist, known as the "father of femtochemistry", he won the 1999 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on femtochemistry and became the first Egyptian scientist to win a Nobel Prize in a scientific field. He is the Linus Pauling Chair Professor Chemistry, Professor of Physics and the director of the Physical... Wikipedia
Damanhour, Egypt

Find celebrity birthdays by year: