The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous people born in 1924
Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter (94)

American politician
George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush (1924 - 2018)

American politician, 41st President of the United States
Elizabeth Short

Elizabeth Short (1924 - 1947)

American waitress and murder victim
Ed Koch

Ed Koch (1924 - 2013)

American politician
Doris Day

Doris Day (95)

American actress, singer and animal rights activist
Lauren Bacall

Lauren Bacall (1924 - 2014)

American actress
Truman Capote

Truman Capote (1924 - 1984)

American writer
Robert Mugabe

Robert Mugabe (95)

Zimbabwean politician, 2nd President of Zimbabwe
Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee (94)

Indian politician, 10th Prime Minister of India
Gloria Vanderbilt

Gloria Vanderbilt (95)

American actress, author, and fashion designer
Don Knotts

Don Knotts (1924 - 2006)

American actor
Lee Marvin

Lee Marvin (1924 - 1987)

American actor
Mohammed Rafi

Mohammed Rafi (1924 - 1980)

Indian actor and singer
James Baldwin

James Baldwin (1924 - 1987)

American writer, poet and social critic
Shirley Chisholm

Shirley Chisholm (1924 - 2005)

American educator, politician, and author
Ed Wood

Ed Wood (1924 - 1978)

American actor, director, screenwriter, and producer
Eva Marie Saint

Eva Marie Saint (94)

American actress
Daniel Inouye

Daniel Inouye (1924 - 2012)

American captain and politician
Karunanidhi

Karunanidhi (1924 - 2018)

Indian Politician
Rod Serling

Rod Serling (1924 - 1975)

American screenwriter
William Rehnquist

William Rehnquist (1924 - 2005)

American lawyer and jurist, 16th Chief Justice of the United States
Alexander Haig

Alexander Haig (1924 - 2010)

American general and diplomat, 59th United States Secretary of State
Lee Iacocca

Lee Iacocca (94)

American businessman and author
Charles Aznavour

Charles Aznavour (1924 - 2018)

Armenian-French singer-songwriter, actor, and activist
Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (1924 - 1990)

American singer
Frank Lautenberg

Frank Lautenberg (1924 - 2013)

American politician
George Mikan

George Mikan (1924 - 2005)

American basketball player
Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq

Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq (1924 - 1988)

Pakistani politician
George Segal

George Segal (95)

American actor
Henry Mancini

Henry Mancini (1924 - 1994)

American composer
Tom Landry

Tom Landry (1924 - 2000)

American football player and coach
Christopher Tolkien

Christopher Tolkien (94)

English author
Sidney Lumet

Sidney Lumet (1924 - 2011)

American director
Chet Atkins

Chet Atkins (1924 - 2001)

American musician, songwriter, and producer
Buddy Hackett

Buddy Hackett (1924 - 2003)

American actor and comedian
Fess Parker

Fess Parker (1924 - 2010)

American actor
Bess Myerson

Bess Myerson (1924 - 2014)

Model, city commissioner
Robert Frank

Robert Frank (94)

Swiss-American photographer and director
Leslie Phillips

Leslie Phillips (95)

English actor
Geraldine Page

Geraldine Page (1924 - 1987)

American actress
Charlie Munger

Charlie Munger (95)

American businessman and philanthropist
Daniel arap Moi

Daniel arap Moi (94)

Kenyan politician, 2nd President of Kenya
Pat Hingle

Pat Hingle (1924 - 2009)

American actor