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John Abizaid

John Abizaid (April 1, 1951-)

John Philip Abizaid is a retired General in the United States Army and former Commander of the United States Central Command, overseeing American military operations in a 27-country region, from the Horn of Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, to South and Central Asia, covering much of the Middle East. CENTCOM oversees 250,000 US troops. Abizaid... Wikipedia
California
Keith B. Alexander

Keith B. Alexander (December 2, 1951-)

Keith Brian Alexander is the current Director of the National Security Agency, Chief of the Central Security Service and Commander of the United States Cyber Command. He is a four-star general in the United States Army. He previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff, G-2, U.S. Army from 2003 to 2005. He assumed the positions of Director, National... Wikipedia
Syracuse, New York, United States
Kirstie Alley

Kirstie Alley (January 12, 1951-)

Kirstie Louise Alley is an American actress and comedian known for her role in the TV series 'Cheers', in which she played Rebecca Howe from 1987 to 1993, winning an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award as the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 1991. She is also known for her role in the thriller 'Shoot to Kill' and the 'Look Who's... Wikipedia
Wichita, Kansas, U.S.
David Almond

David Almond (May 15, 1951-)

David Almond FRSL is a British author who has written several novels for children and young adults from 1998, each one to critical acclaim. Wikipedia
Felling, Tyne and Wear, England, UK
Zeenat Aman

Zeenat Aman (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Zeenat Aman is an Indian actress, model and beauty queen best known for her work in Hindi films during the 1970s and 80's. She won the Miss Asia Pacific 1970 title. She is the first South Asian woman to win the title. Upon making her debut in Bollywood, Zeenat Aman, along with Parveen Babi, was credited with making a lasting impact on the image of... Wikipedia
Bombay

Tina Andrews (April 23, 1951-)

Tina Yvonne Andrews is an American actress, television producer, screenwriter, author and playwright. She is known for writing the TV mini-series, 'Sally Hemings: An American Scandal', which was the first time that the Jefferson-Hemings relationship had been explored on TV, and with Hemings portrayed as a fully realized woman. In 2001, Andrews was... Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jean-Pierre Bacri

Jean-Pierre Bacri (May 24, 1951-)

Jean-Pierre Bacri is a French actor and screenwriter who frequently works in collaboration with Agnès Jaoui. Wikipedia
Bou Ismaïl, Algeria
Philip Bailey

Philip Bailey (May 8, 1951-)

Philip Bailey is an American R&B, soul, gospel and funk singer, songwriter, percussionist and actor, best known as one of the longtime members of the band Earth, Wind & Fire. Noted for his four-octave vocal range and distinctive falsetto register, Bailey has won seven Grammy Awards. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Vocal... Wikipedia
Denver, Colorado, United States

Paul Barber (actor) (March 18, 1951-)

Patrick Barber, known by the stage name Paul Barber, is an English actor from Liverpool. In a career spanning more than 30 years, he is best known for playing Denzil in 'Only Fools and Horses' and Horse in 'The Full Monty'. Wikipedia
Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Greg Bear

Greg Bear (August 20, 1951-)

Gregory Dale "Greg" Bear is an American science fiction and mainstream author. His work has covered themes of galactic conflict, artificial universes, consciousness and cultural practices, and accelerated evolution. His most recent work is the Forerunner Trilogy, written in the Halo universe. Greg Bear has written 44 books in total. Greg Bear was... Wikipedia
San Diego, California, United States

Buddy Bell (August 27, 1951-)

David Gus "Buddy" Bell is a former third baseman and manager in Major League Baseball. After an 18-year career with four teams, most notably the Cleveland Indians and Texas Rangers, he managed the Detroit Tigers, Colorado Rockies and Kansas City Royals for three seasons each. He is the son of outfielder Gus Bell and the father of third basemen... Wikipedia
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Willie P. Bennett

Willie P. Bennett (October 26, 1951-February 15, 2008)

William Patrick "Willie P." Bennett was a Canadian folk-music singer and song writer, harmonica player, and mandolinist. Wikipedia
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
Dave Benton

Dave Benton (January 31, 1951-)

Dave Benton is a pop musician and 2001 winner of the Eurovision Song Contest. Wikipedia
Aruba
Vishwa Mohan Bhatt

Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (July 27, 1951-)

Vishwa Mohan Bhatt also known as V. M. Bhatt is Grammy-winning Hindustani classical music instrumentalist who plays the Mohan Veena. Wikipedia
Jaipur

Ann Biderman (August 15, 1951-)

Ann Biderman is an American film and television writer. She is the creator and executive producer of the critically acclaimed NBC/TNT series 'Southland', and won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Drama Series for an episode of 'NYPD Blue'. Wikipedia
Kathryn Bigelow

Kathryn Bigelow (November 27, 1951-)

Kathryn Ann Bigelow is an American filmmaker and television director. Wikipedia
San Carlos, California, U.S.
Kai Bird

Kai Bird (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Kai Bird is an American Pulitzer Prize-winning author and columnist, best known for his biographies of political figures. Wikipedia
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Bert Blyleven

Bert Blyleven (April 6, 1951-)

Bert Blyleven is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played from to, and was best known for his curveball. Blyleven was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2011. He is currently the color commentator for the Minnesota Twins on Fox Sports North. Wikipedia
Zeist, Netherlands
Humberto Brenes

Humberto Brenes (May 8, 1951-)

Humberto Brenes is a Costa Rican professional poker player. Brenes currently resides in Miami Lakes, Florida with his wife and three children. Wikipedia
Dan Bricklin

Dan Bricklin (July 16, 1951-)

Daniel Singer "Dan" Bricklin, often referred to as “The Father of the Spreadsheet”, is the American co-creator, with Bob Frankston, of the VisiCalc spreadsheet program. He also founded Software Garden, Inc., of which he is currently president, and Trellix Corporation, which is currently owned by Web.com. He currently serves as the Chief Technology... Wikipedia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Geneviève Brisac (October 18, 1951-)

Geneviève Brisac is a French writer and winner of the Prix Femina, 1996, for 'Week-end de chasse à la mère', a novel translated in English as 'Losing Eugenio' and referred to in 'The New York Times' as a "mildly compelling text." Wikipedia
Paris

James Brown (sportscaster) (February 25, 1951-)

James Brown, commonly called "J.B.", is an American sportscaster known for being the host of 'The NFL Today' on CBS Sports and 'Thursday Night Football' on CBS Sports and NFL Network. He is also the Special Correspondent for CBS' news division. He was also the former host of the FOX network's NFL pregame show, 'Fox NFL Sunday'. Wikipedia
Bethesda, Maryland
Bill Bryson

Bill Bryson (December 8, 1951-)

William McGuire "Bill" Bryson, OBE, FRS is a best-selling American author of humorous books on travel, as well as books on the English language and science. Born in the United States, he was a resident of Britain for most of his adult life before returning to America in 1995. In 2003 Bryson moved back to Britain, living in the old rectory of... Wikipedia
Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Peabo Bryson (April 13, 1951-)

Peabo Bryson is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter, born in Greenville, South Carolina. He is well known for singing soft-rock ballads and his contribution to several Disney animated feature soundtracks. Wikipedia
Greenville, South Carolina

Rick Burleson (April 29, 1951-)

Richard Paul "Rooster" Burleson is a former Major League Baseball shortstop. "Rooster," as he was nicknamed was a famously intense ballplayer. Former Boston Red Sox teammate Bill Lee once said of Burleson, "Some guys didn't like to lose, but Rick got angry if the score was even tied." Wikipedia
Lynwood, California
Ian Buruma

Ian Buruma (December 28, 1951-)

Ian Buruma is an Anglo-Dutch writer and academic who lives and works in the United States. Much of his work focuses on the culture of Asia, particularly that of China and 20th-century Japan. He has been the Paul W. Williams Professor of Human Rights and Journalism at Bard College since 2003. Wikipedia
The Hague, Netherlands
Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card (August 24, 1951-)

Orson Scott Card is an American novelist, critic, public speaker, essayist and columnist. He writes in several genres but is known best for science fiction. His novel 'Ender's Game' and its sequel 'Speaker for the Dead' both won Hugo and Nebula Awards, making Card the only author to win both science fiction's top U.S. prizes in consecutive years. A... Wikipedia
Richland, Washington, USA
Ben Carson

Ben Carson (September 18, 1951-)

Benjamin Solomon "Ben" Carson, Sr. is an American politician, author, and retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon. He was the first surgeon to successfully separate conjoined twins joined at the head. In 2008 he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush. Wikipedia
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Lynda Carter

Lynda Carter (July 24, 1951-)

Lynda Carter is an American actress and singer-songwriter known for being Miss World USA in 1972 and as the star of the TV series 'Wonder Woman' from 1975 to 1979. Wikipedia
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Phil Collins

Phil Collins (January 30, 1951-)

Philip David Charles "Phil" Collins, LVO, is an English singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, music producer and actor. He gained fame as both the drummer and lead singer for the rock band Genesis, and he also gained worldwide fame as a solo artist. Wikipedia
Chiswick, London, England

Simon Conway Morris (November 6, 1951-)

Simon Conway Morris FRS is an English palaeontologist who is best known for his detailed and careful study of the fossils of the Burgess Shale, and of the scientific concept of Cambrian explosion. The results of these discoveries were celebrated in 'Wonderful Life' by Stephen Jay Gould. Conway Morris's own book on the subject, 'The Crucible of... Wikipedia
Carshalton, Surrey, England
Chris Cooper (actor)

Chris Cooper (actor) (July 9, 1951-)

Christopher W. "Chris" Cooper is an American film actor. He became well known in the late 1990s. He has appeared in supporting performances in several major Hollywood films, including 'The Bourne Identity', 'American Beauty', 'Capote', 'The Town', 'The Kingdom', 'Syriana', 'October Sky', 'Seabiscuit', 'Breach' and 'Adaptation', for which he won... Wikipedia
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Christopher Cross

Christopher Cross (May 3, 1951-)

Christopher Cross is an American singer-songwriter from San Antonio, Texas. His debut album earned him five Grammy Awards. He is perhaps best known for his US Top Ten hit songs, "Ride Like the Wind", "Sailing", and "Arthur's Theme", the latter recorded by him for the film 'Arthur' starring Dudley Moore. "Sailing" earned three Grammys in 1981, while... Wikipedia
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Brad Daugherty (poker player)

Brad Daugherty (poker player) (July 5, 1951-)

Brad Daugherty is a professional poker player. Wikipedia
Mountain Grove, Missouri, United States

Milo de Angelis (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Milo De Angelis is an Italian language poet. He is the author of several books of poetry, as well as a volume of stories and one of essays. He has also published translations of several modern French authors and Greek classics. Wikipedia
Milan, Italy
Christian De Sica

Christian De Sica (January 5, 1951-)

Christian De Sica is an Italian actor, director and scriptwriter. Wikipedia
Rome, Italy
John Deacon

John Deacon (August 19, 1951-)

John Richard Deacon is a retired English musician, best known as the bass guitarist for the rock band Queen. Of the four members of the band, he was the last to join and also the youngest, being only 19 years old when he was recruited by the other members of the band in February 1971. Deacon wrote a number of Queen's hit singles, including "You're... Wikipedia
Oadby, LeicestershireEngland
Bucky Dent

Bucky Dent (November 25, 1951-)

Russell Earl "Bucky" Dent, is a former American Major League Baseball player and manager. He earned two World Series rings as the starting shortstop for the New York Yankees in and, and was voted the World Series MVP in 1978. Dent is most famous for his home run in a tie-breaker game against the Boston Red Sox at the end of the 1978 season. Wikipedia
Savannah, Georgia, United States
Michael Doucet

Michael Doucet (February 14, 1951-)

Michael Doucet is an American Cajun fiddler, singer and songwriter who founded the Cajun band BeauSoleil from Lafayette, Louisiana. Wikipedia
Charles S. Dutton

Charles S. Dutton (January 30, 1951-)

Charles Stanley Dutton is an American stage, film, and television actor and director, best known for his roles as "Fortune" in the film 'Rudy', "Dillon" in 'Alien 3', and the title role in the television sitcom 'Roc'. Wikipedia
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Dale Earnhardt

Dale Earnhardt (April 29, 1951-February 18, 2001)

Ralph Dale Earnhardt, better known as Dale Earnhardt, was an American race car driver and team owner, best known for his involvement in stock car racing for NASCAR. He began his career in 1975 when he participated in the World 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway as part of the Winston Cup Series. Wikipedia
Kannapolis, North Carolina
Daytona Beach, Florida
Dwight Evans

Dwight Evans (November 3, 1951-)

Dwight Michael Evans, nicknamed 'Dewey', is an American former professional baseball right fielder and right-handed batter who played with the Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles in Major League Baseball. Wikipedia
Santa Monica, California

John Falsey (November 6, 1951-)

John Henry Falsey, Jr. is an American television writer and producer. Wikipedia
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
Ali Farzat

Ali Farzat (June 22, 1951-)

Ali Farzat is a renowned Syrian political cartoonist. He has published more than 15,000 caricatures between Syrian, Arab and international newspapers. He serves as the head of the Arab Cartoonists' Association. In 2011 he received Sakharov Prize for peace. Farzat was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in... Wikipedia
Hama, Syria

Tom Fleischman (September 15, 1951-)

Tom Fleischman is an American sound engineer and Re-recording mixer. He is the son of film editor Dede Allen, and documentary producer, director, and writer Stephen Fleischman. He has worked on over 170 films since 1978. He won an Academy Award in 2011 in the category Best Sound Mixing for 'Hugo' and has received four other Oscar nominations for... Wikipedia
New York City, New York, United States

Tom Fontana (September 12, 1951-)

Tom Fontana is an American writer and producer. Wikipedia
Buffalo, New York, United States
Al Franken

Al Franken (May 21, 1951-)

Alan Stuart "Al" Franken is an American comedian, actor, politician, and writer. He is currently the junior United States Senator from Minnesota. Franken became well known in the 1970s and 1980s as a writer and performer on 'Saturday Night Live'. After several decades as a comedic actor and writer, he became a prominent liberal political activist... Wikipedia
New York City, U.S.
Michael Freedman

Michael Freedman (April 21, 1951-)

Michael Hartley Freedman is an American mathematician, at Microsoft Station Q, a research group at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In 1986, he was awarded a Fields Medal for his work on the Poincaré conjecture. Freedman and Robion Kirby showed that an exotic R 4 manifold exists. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Esther Friesner

Esther Friesner (July 16, 1951-)

Esther Mona Friesner-Stutzman, née Friesner is a prolific American science fiction and fantasy author. She is best known for her humorous style of writing, both in the titles and the works themselves. Wikipedia
New York, New York

Bob Gardiner (animator) (March 15, 1951-April 21, 2005)

James Robbins "Bob" Gardiner was an animator, holographer, and musician who helped pioneer what would become known as Claymation. He was born in Torrance, California and died in Grass Valley, California. He received an Oscar in 1974 for his short film 'Closed Mondays', which he made in partnership with Will Vinton. Wikipedia
Torrance, California
Grass Valley, California
Mick Garris

Mick Garris (December 4, 1951-)

Mick Garris is an American filmmaker and screenwriter born in Santa Monica, California. Wikipedia
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof (October 5, 1951-)

Robert Frederick Zenon "Bob" Geldof, KBE is an Irish singer-songwriter, author, occasional actor and political activist. He rose to prominence as the lead singer of the Irish rock band The Boomtown Rats in the late 1970s and early 1980s alongside the punk rock movement. The band had hits with his compositions "Rat Trap" and "I Don't Like Mondays".... Wikipedia
Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland
Peter Gordon (composer)

Peter Gordon (composer) (June 20, 1951-)

Peter Gordon is an American experimental composer and musician, whose music has influences as diverse as jazz, opera, rock and world music. He has released several albums, and has also composed film and theatre scores. Wikipedia
New York City

Michael Gore (March 5, 1951-)

Michael Gore is an American composer. Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Brian Grazer

Brian Grazer (July 12, 1951-)

Brian Thomas Grazer is an American film and television producer. Wikipedia
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Terry Gross

Terry Gross (February 14, 1951-)

Terry Gross is the host and co-executive producer of 'Fresh Air', an interview format radio show produced by WHYY-FM in Philadelphia and distributed throughout the United States by NPR. She has been in this position since 1975 and has conducted thousands of interviews. Wikipedia

Sturla Gunnarsson (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Sturla Gunnarsson is a Canadian film director. Wikipedia
Reykjavík, Iceland
Hamsalekha

Hamsalekha (June 23, 1951-)

Hamsalekha is an Indian film composer and a songwriter who works in South Indian cinema, predominantly in the Kannada film industry since the late 1980s. He is also a screenplay writer, dialogue writer, instrumentalist and a conductor. Composed and written for over 300 feature films. Wikipedia
Mark Hamill

Mark Hamill (September 25, 1951-)

Mark Richard Hamill is an American actor, writer, producer, and director. He is best known for portraying the hero Luke Skywalker in the 1977 film 'Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope' and its two sequels, 'Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back' and 'Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi'. He is also well known for his role as Pvt. Griff in... Wikipedia
Oakland, California, U.S.

Liane Hansen (September 29, 1951-)

Liane Hansen is an American journalist and radio personality who was senior host of the National Public Radio newsmagazine 'Weekend Edition Sunday' until her retirement in May 2011. Her experience in broadcast journalism includes working as a reporter, producer, and host for local and national programs. Wikipedia
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Charlaine Harris

Charlaine Harris (November 25, 1951-)

Charlaine Harris is a 'New York Times' bestselling author who has been writing mysteries for thirty years. She was born and raised in the Mississippi River Delta area of the United States. She now lives in southern Arkansas with her husband and three children. Though her early work consisted largely of poems about ghosts and, later, teenage angst,... Wikipedia
Tunica, Mississippi, United States
Tramaine Hawkins

Tramaine Hawkins (October 11, 1951-)

Tramaine Hawkins is an American gospel music singer. She has won two Grammy Awards, two Doves, and 19 Stellar Awards. Wikipedia
San Francisco, California

Ulrich Herbert (September 24, 1951-)

Ulrich Herbert is a German historian and a specializes in the Nazi era and German history during World War II. Wikipedia
Tomson Highway

Tomson Highway (December 6, 1951-)

Tomson Highway, CM is a Canadian and Cree playwright, novelist, and children's author. He is best known for his plays 'The Rez Sisters' and 'Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing', both of which won him the Dora Mavor Moore Award and the Floyd S. Chalmers Award. Wikipedia
Manitoba

David Horsey (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

David Horsey is a Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist in the United States. His cartoons appeared in the 'Seattle Post-Intelligencer' until December 2011 and in the 'Los Angeles Times' currently and are syndicated to newspapers nationwide. Wikipedia
James Newton Howard

James Newton Howard (June 9, 1951-)

James Newton Howard is an American composer, conductor, music producer and musician. Throughout his career, he has scored over 100 films of all scales and genres, earning multiple award nominations for his work. He is the recipient of a Grammy Award, Emmy Award, and eight Academy Award nominations. His best known film scores include 'Pretty Woman',... Wikipedia
Los Angeles
Simon Hughes

Simon Hughes (May 17, 1951-)

Sir Simon Henry Ward Hughes is a British politician. Hughes was Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats from 2010 to 2014, and from 2013 until 2015 was Minister of State at the Ministry of Justice. He was the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Bermondsey and Old Southwark from 1983 until 2015. Wikipedia
Olivia Hussey

Olivia Hussey (April 17, 1951-)

Olivia Hussey is an Argentine born English actress who became famous for her role as Juliet in Franco Zeffirelli's Academy Award-winning 1968 film version of 'Romeo and Juliet', winning a Golden Globe and also the David di Donatello Award for best actress. She is also well known for her role as Mary, the mother of Jesus in the 1977 TV production of... Wikipedia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Anjelica Huston

Anjelica Huston (July 8, 1951-)

Anjelica Huston is an American actress, director and former fashion model. Huston became the third generation of her family to win an Academy Award, when she won Best Supporting Actress for her performance in 1985's 'Prizzi's Honor', joining her father, director John Huston, and grandfather, actor Walter Huston. She also received Academy Award... Wikipedia
Santa Monica, California, U.S.

Mark Isham (September 7, 1951-)

Mark Ware Isham is an American trumpeter, synthesist, and film composer. He works in a variety of genres, including jazz, electronic, and film. He is responsible for contributing the scores of nearly one hundred films. Wikipedia
New York City, New York, United States
Keb' Mo'

Keb' Mo' (October 3, 1951-)

Keb' Mo' is a three-time American Grammy Award-winning blues musician. He is a singer, guitarist, and songwriter, currently living in Nashville, Tennessee, with his wife Robbie Brooks Moore. He has been described as "a living link to the seminal Delta blues that travelled up the Mississippi River and across the expanse of America". His post-modern... Wikipedia
South Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Rick Kehoe (July 15, 1951-)

Richard Thomas Kehoe is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player and coach, most notably for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League. Wikipedia
Windsor, ON, CAN
James Patrick Kelly

James Patrick Kelly (April 11, 1951-)

James Patrick Kelly is an American science fiction author who began publishing in the 1970s and remains to this day an important figure in the science fiction field. Wikipedia
Mineola, New York
Jayne Kennedy

Jayne Kennedy (October 27, 1951-)

Jayne Kennedy is an American actress, beauty pageant titleholder, and sportscaster. She won a 1982 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture award for her performance in the 1981's film 'Body and Soul' co-starring alongside her then-husband Leon Issac Kennedy. Wikipedia
Washington, DC

Robert Kennicutt (September 4, 1951-)

Robert Charles Kennicutt, Jr. FRS is an American astronomer. He is the Plumian Professor of Astronomy at the Institute of Astronomy in the University of Cambridge. He was formerly Editor-in-Chief of the Astrophysical Journal. His research interests include the structure and evolution of galaxies and star formation in galaxies. Wikipedia
Baltimore, MD

Adele King (April 4, 1951-)

Adèle King is an Irish entertainer better known as Twink from her time as a member of a group called Maxi, Dick and Twink which was a girl band in Ireland in the late 1960s and 1970s. She is the mother of singer Chloë Agnew from the group Celtic Woman. Wikipedia
Ireland
Tove Karoline Knutsen

Tove Karoline Knutsen (January 14, 1951-)

Tove Karoline Knutsen is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party. Wikipedia
Guy Lafleur

Guy Lafleur (September 20, 1951-)

Guy Damien "The Flower" / "Le Démon Blond" Lafleur, OC, CQ is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player who was the first player in the National Hockey League to score 50 goals and 100 points in six straight seasons. Between 1971 and 1991, he played for the Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and Quebec Nordiques in an NHL career spanning... Wikipedia
Thurso, QC, CAN
Stewart F. Lane

Stewart F. Lane (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Stewart F. Lane is a six-time Tony Award winning Broadway producer with two shows currently on Broadway: 'Priscilla Queen of the Desert' and'War Horse'. He also has a DVD out now based on his critically acclaimed book, 'Let's Put on a Show!' and a new book called "Jews of Broadway" He has also produced in Dublin and London. In addition to... Wikipedia

Richard Leigh (songwriter) (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Richard Leigh is an American country music songwriter and singer. He is best known for penning "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue". In 1978 he received a Grammy Award for "Best Country Song" for the popular song. It was nominated in both pop and country categories and reached number one on both charts. Wikipedia
Rush Limbaugh

Rush Limbaugh (January 12, 1951-)

Rush Hudson Limbaugh III is an American entertainer, radio talk show host, writer, and conservative political commentator. Since he was 16, Limbaugh has worked a series of disc jockey jobs. His talk show began in 1984 at Sacramento radio station KFBK, featuring his ongoing format of political commentary and listener calls. In 1988, Limbaugh began... Wikipedia
Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA
Julian Lloyd Webber

Julian Lloyd Webber (April 14, 1951-)

Julian Lloyd Webber is a British cellist, conductor and the principal of the Birmingham Conservatoire. Wikipedia
London
Cecilie Løveid

Cecilie Løveid (August 21, 1951-)

Cecilie Løveid is a Norwegian novelist, poet, playwright, and writer of children's books. She was born in Mysen. Wikipedia
Mysen, Norway

Craig Lucas (April 30, 1951-)

Craig Lucas is an American playwright, screenwriter, theatre director, musical actor, and film director. Wikipedia
Atlanta, Georgia
Diarmaid MacCulloch

Diarmaid MacCulloch (October 31, 1951-)

Diarmaid Ninian John MacCulloch, Kt, FBA, FSA, FRHistS is the Professor of the History of the Church at the University of Oxford and a fellow of St Cross College, Oxford. Wikipedia
Kent, England
Mammootty

Mammootty (September 7, 1951-)

Mammootty, is an Indian film actor and producer who has mainly worked in Malayalam cinema. He has also acted in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, and Kannada films. During a career spanning more than three decades, he has acted in more than 360 films. Mammootty is involved in more than half a dozen philanthropic projects aimed at helping needy people.... Wikipedia
Chempu, Vaikom, Kottayam, Kerala, India
Melissa Manchester

Melissa Manchester (February 15, 1951-)

Melissa Manchester is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Beginning in the 1970s, she has recorded generally in the adult contemporary genre. She has also appeared as an actress on television, in films, and on stage. Wikipedia
Bronx, New York United States
Javier Marías

Javier Marías (September 20, 1951-)

Javier Marías is a Spanish novelist, translator, and columnist. He is one of Spain's most celebrated novelists, and his work has been translated into 42 languages. Wikipedia
Madrid
Barry Marshall

Barry Marshall (September 30, 1951-)

Barry James Marshall, AC, FRACP, FRS, FAA, DSc is an Australian physician, Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology or Medicine, and Professor of Clinical Microbiology at the University of Western Australia. Marshall and Robin Warren showed that the bacterium 'Helicobacter pylori' is the cause of most peptic ulcers, reversing decades of medical doctrine... Wikipedia
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Tonie Marshall

Tonie Marshall (November 29, 1951-)

Tonie Marshall is an actress, screenwriter, and film director in French cinema. Wikipedia
Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Pete McCarthy

Pete McCarthy (November 9, 1951-October 6, 2004)

Pete McCarthy was an English comedian, radio and television presenter and travel writer. He was noted for his bestselling travel books 'McCarthy's Bar' and 'The Road to McCarthy', in which he explored Ireland and the Irish diaspora around the world. Wikipedia
Warrington, Lancashire, Northwest England.
Brighton, East Sussex, Southeast England.
Rick Mears

Rick Mears (December 3, 1951-)

Rick Ravon Mears is a retired American race car driver. He is one of three men to be four-time winners of the Indianapolis 500, and the current record-holder for pole positions in the race with six. Mears is also a three-time Indycar series/World Series champion. Wikipedia
Wichita, Kansas, United States
John Mellencamp

John Mellencamp (October 7, 1951-)

John J Mellencamp, also known as John Cougar Mellencamp, is an American musician, singer-songwriter, painter, and actor. He is known for his catchy, populist brand of heartland rock, which emphasizes traditional instrumentation. He rose to superstardom in the 1980s while "honing an almost startlingly plainspoken writing style that, starting in... Wikipedia
Seymour, Indiana, United States

Reg Mombassa (August 14, 1951-)

Chris O'Doherty, preferably known by the pseudonym Reg Mombassa, is a New Zealand-born artist and musician. Resident in Australia, he is known there for both for his artworks and his musical exploits, as a founding member of the band Mental As Anything and member of Dog Trumpet. Worldwide, he is perhaps better known for his irreverent designs for... Wikipedia
Auckland, New Zealand
Amanda Muggleton

Amanda Muggleton (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Amanda Lillian Muggleton is an English Australian theatre, television and film actress. She is best known for her role as Chrissie Latham in the television soap opera 'Prisoner'. Her stage work in Australia includes the title roles in 'Shirley Valentine' and 'Educating Rita', and as Maria Callas in 'Master Class', for which she won the 2002... Wikipedia
London, England

Paul Muldoon (June 20, 1951-)

Paul Muldoon is an Irish poet. He has published over thirty collections and won a Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the T. S. Eliot Prize. He held the post of Oxford Professor of Poetry from 1999 to 2004. At Princeton University he is both the Howard G. B. Clark '21 Professor in the Humanities and chair of the Lewis Center for the Arts. He is also the... Wikipedia
Portadown, Northern Ireland
Roger Myerson

Roger Myerson (March 29, 1951-)

Roger Bruce Myerson is an American economist and winner of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, sometimes referred to as the "Nobel Prize" for economics, with Leonid Hurwicz and Eric Maskin for "having laid the foundations of mechanism design theory." A professor at the University of Chicago, he has made... Wikipedia
Boston, Massachusetts
Shahram Nazeri

Shahram Nazeri (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Shahram Nazeri is a contemporary Iranian tenor from Kermanshah who sings classical. He has been accompanied by some of the authorities of Iranian traditional music such as Jalil Shahnaz, Alizadeh, Jalal Zolfonoun and Payvar. He often works with his son Hafez Nazeri, a composer. Wikipedia
Kermanshah, Iran
Suze Orman

Suze Orman (June 5, 1951-)

Susan Lynn "Suze" Orman is an American author, financial advisor, motivational speaker, and television host. Orman was born in Chicago and received her B.A. in social work. She worked as a financial advisor for Merrill Lynch. In 1983 she became the vice-president of investments at Prudential Bache Securities. In 1987, she founded the Suze Orman... Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Eric Overmyer (September 25, 1951-)

Eric Ellis Overmyer is an American writer and producer. He has written and/or produced numerous TV shows, including 'St. Elsewhere', 'Homicide: Life on the Street', 'Law & Order', 'The Wire', 'New Amsterdam', and 'Treme'. Wikipedia
Boulder, Colorado, USA
Dave Parker

Dave Parker (June 9, 1951-)

David Gene Parker, nicknamed "The Cobra", is an American former player in Major League Baseball. He was the 1978 National League MVP and a two-time batting champion. Parker was the first professional athlete to earn an average of one million dollars per year, having signed a 5-year, $5 million contract in January 1979. Parker's career achievements... Wikipedia
Calhoun, Mississippi

David Parker (sound engineer) (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

David Parker is an American sound engineer. He won two Academy Awards for Best Sound and was nominated for another five in the same category. He has worked on more than 140 films since 1980. Wikipedia

Kathleen Parker (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Kathleen Parker is an American newspaper columnist. Her columns are syndicated nationally by 'The Washington Post' and appear in more than 400 media outlets, both online and in print. Parker is a consulting faculty member at the Buckley School of Public Speaking, and has appeared on television shows such as 'The Chris Matthews Show.' Parker... Wikipedia
United States
Nana Patekar

Nana Patekar (January 1, 1951-)

Vishwanath "Nana" Patekar is an Indian actor, writer and filmmaker. Wikipedia
Murud-Janjira, Maharashtra, India

Matti Pellonpää (March 28, 1951-July 13, 1995)

Matti Pellonpää was a Finnish actor and a musician. He rose to international fame with his roles in both Aki Kaurismäki's and Mika Kaurismäki's films; particularly being a regular in Aki's films, appearing in 18 of them. Wikipedia
Helsinki, Finland
Vaasa, Finland

Heide Perlman (September 22, 1951-)

Heide Paula Perlman is best known for her work as a television script writer. Perlman began work as a writer on the sitcom 'Cheers' from 1982 through 1986; since then she has worked as a writer, producer and/or story editor on 'The Tracey Ullman Show', 'Frasier', 'The George Carlin Show', 'Stacked', 'The Bill Engvall Show' and among others. She has... Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

Bob Phillips (June 23, 1951-)

Robert Leon Phillips, known as Bob Phillips, is an American television journalist best known for his long-running program 'Texas Country Reporter'. In 2005, Phillips was inducted into the Silver Circle of the Lone Star Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, the association that gives the Emmy Awards; the honor is extended... Wikipedia
Dallas, Texas

Bob Picozzi (June 4, 1951-)

Bob Picozzi is a television and radio announcer who is employed by ESPN as their play-by-play announcer for college football and basketball. Wikipedia
Joe Piscopo

Joe Piscopo (June 17, 1951-)

Joseph Charles John "Joe" Piscopo is an American comedian and actor best known for his work on 'Saturday Night Live' where he played a variety of recurring characters. Wikipedia
Passaic, New Jersey, U.S.
Robert Polito

Robert Polito (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Robert Polito is an American academic, critic and poet. He is on the faculty of The New School. From 2013 to 2015, Polito was the president of the Poetry Foundation. He has also served as Director of the Writing Program at The New School since 1992. He received the National Book Critics Circle Award and an Edgar Award for 'Savage Art: A Biography... Wikipedia

Romina Power (October 2, 1951-)

Romina Francesca Power is an Italian singer and actress born in Los Angeles. Wikipedia
Los Angeles

Reba Rambo McGuire (October 17, 1951-)

Reba Rambo McGuire is an American Christian singer and songwriter. She is a Grammy and Dove Award winner. Wikipedia
Dawson Springs, Kentucky, U.S.

Robert J. Randisi (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Robert J. Randisi is an American author who writes in the detective and Western genres. Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York
Massimo Ranieri

Massimo Ranieri (May 3, 1951-)

Massimo Ranieri, is an Italian pop singer, film and stage actor. Wikipedia
Naples, Italy
Chip Reese

Chip Reese (March 28, 1951-December 4, 2007)

David Edward Reese, more commonly known as Chip Reese, was an American professional poker player and gambler from Centerville, Ohio. He is widely regarded as having been the greatest cash game poker player. Wikipedia
Centerville, Ohio, United States
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Sally Ride

Sally Ride (May 26, 1951-July 23, 2012)

Sally Kristen Ride was an American physicist and astronaut. Born in Los Angeles, she joined NASA in 1978 and became the first American woman in space in 1983. She remains the youngest American astronaut to have traveled to space, having done so at the age of 32. After flying twice on the Orbiter 'Challenger', she left NASA in 1987. She worked for... Wikipedia
Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States
La Jolla, California, United States
Larry Robinson

Larry Robinson (June 2, 1951-)

Larry Clark Robinson is a former ice hockey player and coach in the National Hockey League. Robinson was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1995 and is currently the associate coach for the San Jose Sharks. He has also served as head coach for the New Jersey Devils on two separate occasions, as well as for the Los Angeles Kings. Larry... Wikipedia
Winchester, ON, CAN
Alvin E. Roth

Alvin E. Roth (December 18, 1951-)

Alvin Elliot Roth is the Craig and Susan McCaw professor of economics at Stanford University and the Gund professor of economics and business administration emeritus at Harvard University. Wikipedia
New York City
Geoffrey Rush

Geoffrey Rush (July 6, 1951-)

Geoffrey Roy Rush is an Australian actor and film producer. He is the youngest of the few people who have won the "Triple Crown of Acting": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award. He has won one Academy Award for acting, three British Academy Film Awards, two Golden Globe Awards and four Screen Actors Guild Awards. He is the founding... Wikipedia
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Poncho Sanchez

Poncho Sanchez (October 30, 1951-)

Poncho Sanchez, is a Mexican-American 'conguero', Latin jazz band leader, and salsa singer. In 2000, Sanchez and his ensemble won the Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album for their work on the Concord Picante album 'Latin Soul'. Sanchez has performed with artists Cal Tjader, Mongo Santamaría, Hugh Masekela, Clare Fischer and Tower of Power, among... Wikipedia
Gustavo Santaolalla

Gustavo Santaolalla (August 19, 1951-)

Gustavo Alfredo Santaolalla is an Argentine musician, film composer and producer. He has won two Academy Awards for Best Original Score in two consecutive years, for 'Brokeback Mountain' in 2005, and 'Babel' in 2006. Most recently, he composed the music for the video game 'The Last of Us'. Wikipedia
El Palomar, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Dana Rosemary Scallon

Dana Rosemary Scallon (August 30, 1951-)

Dana Rosemary Scallon, known in her singing career as Dana, is an Irish singer and former Member of the European Parliament. Wikipedia
London, England
Julian Schnabel

Julian Schnabel (October 26, 1951-)

Julian Schnabel is an American painter and filmmaker. In the 1980s, Schnabel received international media attention for his "plate paintings"—large-scale paintings set on broken ceramic plates. Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York

Selina Scott (May 13, 1951-)

Selina Mary Scott is an English television presenter, who was a major figure in the launch of breakfast TV in the UK. Wikipedia
Scarborough, North Riding of Yorkshire, England
Joan Sebastian

Joan Sebastian (April 8, 1951-)

José Manuel Figueroa Sr. better known as Joan Sebastian ( is a popular Mexican multi Grammy award winning singer and songwriter. He has composed hundreds of songs and been a regular staple on the top-40 charts in Mexico since his career began in 1977. His music is a mixture of Latin pop, ranchera and grupera music. His success is not only found in... Wikipedia
Julianta, Guerrero
Jane Seymour (actress)

Jane Seymour (actress) (February 15, 1951-)

Jane Seymour, OBE is a British-American actress best known for her performances in the James Bond film 'Live and Let Die', 'Somewhere In Time', 'East of Eden', 'Onassis: The Richest Man in the World', 'War and Remembrance', the 1989 political thriller 'La Révolution française' as the ill-fated queen Marie Antoinette, 'Wedding Crashers', and the... Wikipedia
Hayes, Middlesex, England
Randy Shilts

Randy Shilts (August 8, 1951-February 17, 1994)

Randy Shilts was a pioneering gay American journalist and author. He worked as a freelance reporter for both 'The Advocate' and the 'San Francisco Chronicle', as well as for San Francisco Bay Area television stations. Wikipedia
Davenport, Iowa, USA
Guerneville, California, USA
Stellan Skarsgård

Stellan Skarsgård (June 13, 1951-)

Stellan John Skarsgård is a Swedish actor. He is known for his roles as Jan Nyman in 'Breaking the Waves', Prof. Gerald Lambeau in 'Good Will Hunting', Bootstrap Bill in 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest' and 'Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End', Bill Anderson in 'Mamma Mia!', Martin Vanger in 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo', and... Wikipedia
Gothenburg, Sweden
Yakov Smirnoff

Yakov Smirnoff (January 24, 1951-)

Yakov Smirnoff is a comedian who immigrated to America from the USSR. He was popular in the 1980s for comedy performances in which he used irony and word play to contrast life under the Communist regime in his native Soviet Union with life in the United States, delivered in heavily accented English. He owns a theatre in Branson, Missouri, where he... Wikipedia
Odessa, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, Soviet Union

Brucene Smith (June 21, 1951-)

Karen Brucene Smith-Galvan is an American model and beauty queen who was crowned Miss World USA 1971 and Miss International 1974. Wikipedia
Port Lavaca, Texas, United States
Daryl Somers

Daryl Somers (August 6, 1951-)

Daryl Paul Somers, OAM, is a triple Gold Logie award-winning recipient, who is best known as an Australian television personality and musician. The son of a dairy farmer and a cabaret singer, Somers rose to national fame as the host of the long-running comedy-variety program 'Hey Hey It's Saturday' and continued his television celebrity and status... Wikipedia
Australia
Jagathy Sreekumar

Jagathy Sreekumar (January 5, 1951-)

Sreekumar Achary, better known by his stage name Jagathy Sreekumar, is an Indian film actor know for his work in Malayalam cinema. He has starred in more than 1,500 films in a career spanning over three decades. He is popular mainly for his comedy roles. Jagathy is on the Guinness Book of World Records for playing roles in more than 1500 films. He... Wikipedia
Jagathy, Thiruvananthapuram, India
Starhawk

Starhawk (June 17, 1951-)

Starhawk is an American writer and activist. She is known as a theorist of feminist Neopaganism and ecofeminism. She is a columnist for Beliefnet.com and for 'On Faith', the 'Newsweek'/'Washington Post' online forum on religion. Wikipedia
Saint Paul, Minnesota

Jan Stephenson (December 22, 1951-)

Jan Lynne Stephenson is an Australian professional golfer. She became a member of the LPGA Tour in 1974 and won three major championships and 16 LPGA Tour events in all. Wikipedia
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Sting (musician)

Sting (musician) (October 2, 1951-)

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, better known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor, and philanthropist. He was the principal songwriter, lead singer, and bassist for the new wave rock band The Police from 1977 to 1983, before launching a solo career. Wikipedia
Wallsend, Northumberland, England

Mike Stock (musician) (December 3, 1951-)

Michael Stock is an English songwriter, record producer and musician best known for being a member of the songwriting and production team Stock Aitken and Waterman that achieved success in the 1980s and 1990s. He has written and/or produced numerous worldwide hits including 18 No. 1 records in America and the UK, and over a hundred Top 40 hits. Wikipedia
Margate, Kent, England

Charles Sturridge (June 24, 1951-)

Charles B. G. Sturridge is an English screenwriter, producer, stage, television and film director. Wikipedia
London, England
Jandhyala Subramanya Sastry

Jandhyala Subramanya Sastry (January 14, 1951-June 19, 2001)

Jandhyala; popularly known as 'Haasya Brahma' was an Indian film screenwriter, director and actor known for his works in Telugu Cinema. Known for his contributions to the comedy film genre, He has garnered three state Nandi Awards and two Filmfare Awards South. In 1983, he directed Ananda Bhairavi, premiered at International Film Festival of India.... Wikipedia
Narsapuram, India
Hyderabad

Jim Sundberg (May 18, 1951-)

James Howard Sundberg is a former professional baseball catcher known for being one of the best defensive catchers of his era. He played for a number of Major League teams, most significantly the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals, with whom he won a World Series. He batted and threw right-handed. Wikipedia
Galesburg, Illinois

Elaine Tanner (February 22, 1951-)

Elaine Tanner-Watt, OC is a Canadian former competition swimmer. Olympic medallist, and former world record-holder in two events. Wikipedia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phil Tippett

Phil Tippett (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Phil Tippett is an American movie director and a visual effects supervisor and producer, who specializes in creature design and character animation. Wikipedia
Berkeley, California, US
Tom Toles

Tom Toles (October 22, 1951-)

Thomas Gregory Toles is an American political cartoonist. He is the winner of the 1990 Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning. His cartoons typically present progressive viewpoints. Similar to Oliphant's use of his character Punk, Toles also tends to include a small doodle, usually a small caricature of himself at his desk, in the margin of his... Wikipedia
Buffalo, New York, United States
Bonnie Tyler

Bonnie Tyler (June 8, 1951-)

Bonnie Tyler is a Welsh singer. She spent seven years performing in pubs and clubs around South Wales before being signed to RCA Records in 1975. Tyler is known for her distinctive husky voice, resulting from an operation to remove vocal nodules in the mid-1970s. Wikipedia
Skewen, Wales, United Kingdom

Shari Ulrich (October 17, 1951-)

Sharon Ulrich, is a Canadian musician-songwriter though born in the United States. She has won a Juno Award for "Most Promising Female Vocalist of the Year", and has acted as a television host, actor, film composer, and songwriting educator. As a multi-instrumentalist she plays violin, mandolin, guitar, piano and dulcimer. Wikipedia
San Rafael California

Vivian Vande Velde (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Vivian Vande Velde is an American author who writes primarily for children and young adults. She began writing at age 28, the year her daughter was born, and has been publishing relatively consistently since. She currently resides in Rochester, New York. She is involved in multiple circles/groups of young writers in the Rochester area, along with... Wikipedia
Rochester, New York
Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross (April 20, 1951-July 1, 2005)

Luther Ronzoni Vandross, Jr. was an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Throughout his career, Vandross was an in demand background vocalist for several different artists including Chaka Khan, Bette Midler, Diana Ross, David Bowie, Barbra Streisand, Ben E. King, and Donna Summer. He later became the lead singer of the group Change,... Wikipedia
New York City, New York, United States
Edison, New Jersey, United States
Wietse Venema

Wietse Venema (<a href="/born/year/1951" title="Celebrities Born in 1951">1951</a>-)

Wietse Zweitze Venema is a Dutch programmer and physicist best known for writing the Postfix email system. He also wrote TCP Wrapper and collaborated with Dan Farmer to produce the computer security tools SATAN and The Coroner's Toolkit. Wikipedia
Paula Vogel

Paula Vogel (November 16, 1951-)

Paula Vogel is an American playwright and university professor. She received the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for her play, 'How I Learned to Drive'. Wikipedia
Washington, D.C., USA
Patricia Wettig

Patricia Wettig (December 4, 1951-)

Patricia Wettig is an American actress and playwright. She received three Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for her role as Nancy Krieger Weston in the ABC television drama 'Thirtysomething'. Wikipedia
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Carl Wieman

Carl Wieman (March 26, 1951-)

Carl Edwin Wieman is an American physicist and educationist at Stanford University and recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics at the University of Colorado for the production, in 1995 with Eric Allin Cornell and Wolfgang Ketterle, of the first true Bose - Einstein condensate. Wikipedia
Corvallis, Oregon
Frank Wilczek

Frank Wilczek (May 15, 1951-)

Frank Anthony Wilczek is an American theoretical physicist, mathematician and a Nobel laureate. He is currently the Herman Feshbach Professor of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Wikipedia
Mineola, New York, U.S.
Robin Williams

Robin Williams (July 21, 1951-August 11, 2014)

Robin McLaurin Williams was an American actor and comedian. Starting as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s, he is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. After rising to fame as Mork in the sitcom 'Mork & Mindy', he went on to establish a career in both stand-up comedy and feature film acting. He... Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Paradise Cay, California, United States
Dave Winfield

Dave Winfield (October 3, 1951-)

David Mark Winfield is an American former Major League Baseball outfielder. He is currently Executive Vice President/Senior Advisor of the San Diego Padres and an analyst for the ESPN program 'Baseball Tonight'. Over his 22-year career, he played for six teams: the San Diego Padres, New York Yankees, California Angels, Toronto Blue Jays, Minnesota... Wikipedia
St. Paul, Minnesota
Edward Witten

Edward Witten (August 26, 1951-)

Edward Witten is an American theoretical physicist and professor of mathematical physics at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey. Wikipedia
Baltimore, Maryland
Robert Wuhl

Robert Wuhl (October 9, 1951-)

Robert Wuhl is an American actor, comedian and writer. He is perhaps best known as the creator and star of the television comedy series 'Arliss'. Wikipedia
Union, Union County, New Jersey
Zhang Yimou

Zhang Yimou (November 14, 1951-)

Zhang Yimou is a Chinese film director, producer, writer and actor, and former cinematographer. He is counted amongst the Fifth Generation of Chinese filmmakers, having made his directorial debut in 1987 with 'Red Sorghum'. Wikipedia
Xi'an, Shaanxi, China

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