The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1927

Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict XVI (94)

Pope Emeritus
Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez (1927 - 1993)

Farm worker, labor leader and activist
Sidney Poitier

Sidney Poitier (94)

American actor and director
Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte (94)

American singer-songwriter and actor
Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King (1927 - 2006)

American civil rights activist, wife of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Antônio Carlos Jobim

Antônio Carlos Jobim (1927 - 1994)

Brazilian singer-songwriter and pianist
Janet Leigh

Janet Leigh (1927 - 2004)

American actress
William Daniels

William Daniels (94)

American actor
Barron Hilton

Barron Hilton (1927 - 2019)

American businessman and hotelier
Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller (1927 - 2020)

American comedian and actor
Peter Falk

Peter Falk (1927 - 2011)

American actor
Gina Lollobrigida

Gina Lollobrigida (94)

Italian actress
Robert Noyce

Robert Noyce (1927 - 1990)

American inventor and businessman, invented the microchip and co-founded the Intel Corporation
Gordon Cooper

Gordon Cooper (1927 - 2004)

American astronaut
Andy Williams

Andy Williams (1927 - 2012)

American singer and actor
Rosalynn Carter

Rosalynn Carter (94)

American wife of Jimmy Carter, 41st First Lady of the United States
Bob Fosse

Bob Fosse (1927 - 1987)

American actor, dancer, choreographer, and director
Neil Simon

Neil Simon (1927 - 2018)

American playwright
Tom Bosley

Tom Bosley (1927 - 2010)

American actor
Eartha Kitt

Eartha Kitt (1927 - 2008)

American actress and singer
Ferenc Puskás

Ferenc Puskás (1927 - 2006)

Hungarian soccer player
L. K. Advani

L. K. Advani (93)

Indian politician, 7th Deputy Prime Minister of India
Paul Volcker

Paul Volcker (1927 - 2019)

American economist
Estelle Parsons

Estelle Parsons (93)

American actress and director
Thomas S. Monson

Thomas S. Monson (1927 - 2018)

American religious leader and author
Steve Ditko

Steve Ditko (1927 - 2018)

American illustrator and writer
Robert Bork

Robert Bork (1927 - 2012)

American lawyer and scholar
Barbara Rush

Barbara Rush (94)

American actress
Vin Scully

Vin Scully (93)

American sportscaster
Lawrence Kohlberg

Lawrence Kohlberg (1927 - 1987)

American psychologist
Bill Daily

Bill Daily (1927 - 2018)

American actor
Olof Palme

Olof Palme (1927 - 1986)

Swedish politician
Tommy Lasorda

Tommy Lasorda (1927 - 2021)

American baseball player and coach
Roy Cohn

Roy Cohn (1927 - 1986)

American lawyer
Samuel P. Huntington

Samuel P. Huntington (1927 - 2008)

American political scientist
Rosemary Harris

Rosemary Harris (94)

English actress
Ken Dodd

Ken Dodd (1927 - 2018)

English singer-songwriter and actor
John Warner

John Warner (1927 - 2021)

American politician
Lois Maxwell

Lois Maxwell (1927 - 2007)

Canadian actress
Stan Getz

Stan Getz (1927 - 1991)

American saxophonist