The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1938

Natalie Wood

Natalie Wood (1938 - 1981)

American actress
Jon Voight

Jon Voight (81)

American actor
Bernard Madoff

Bernard Madoff (82)

American businessman, stockbroker, investment advisor, and financier
Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd (81)

American actor
Etta James

Etta James (1938 - 2012)

American singer-songwriter
Leon Panetta

Leon Panetta (82)

American politician
Evel Knievel

Evel Knievel (1938 - 2007)

American stunt performer
Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers (1938 - 2020)

American musician
Terence Stamp

Terence Stamp (81)

English actor
Tommy Chong

Tommy Chong (82)

Canadian actor and comedian
Diana Rigg

Diana Rigg (81)

English actress
Jerry West

Jerry West (82)

American basketball player
Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan (1938 - 2018)

Ghanaian diplomat
Fela Kuti

Fela Kuti (1938 - 1997)

Nigerian singer-songwriter, musician, and activist

Nico (1938 - 1988)

German singer-songwriter, model, and actress
Oscar Robertson

Oscar Robertson (81)

American basketball player
Elliott Gould

Elliott Gould (81)

American actor
Phil Knight

Phil Knight (82)

American businessman
Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown (82)

American politician
Bill Withers

Bill Withers (1938 - 2020)

American singer-songwriter
Farah Pahlavi

Farah Pahlavi (81)

Iranian wife of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Rex Reed

Rex Reed (81)

American actor and critic
Connie Francis

Connie Francis (81)

American singer
Rudolf Nureyev

Rudolf Nureyev (1938 - 1993)

Russian dancer and choreographer
Dawn Wells

Dawn Wells (81)

American actress
Charles Starkweather

Charles Starkweather (1938 - 1959)

American spree killer
S. Janaki

S. Janaki (82)

Indian singer
Jean Seberg

Jean Seberg (1938 - 1979)

American actress
Joyce Carol Oates

Joyce Carol Oates (82)

American novelist
Janet Reno

Janet Reno (1938 - 2016)

American lawyer and politician, 79th United States Attorney General
Judy Blume

Judy Blume (82)

American author
Alan Dershowitz

Alan Dershowitz (81)

American attorney and author
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (81)

Liberian politician, 24th President of Liberia
Donald Knuth

Donald Knuth (82)

American computer scientist and author
Rod Laver

Rod Laver (81)

Australian tennis player
Connie Stevens

Connie Stevens (81)

American actress, singer, and director
Eddie Cochran

Eddie Cochran (1938 - 1960)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Peter Jennings

Peter Jennings (1938 - 2005)

Canadian-American journalist
Wolfman Jack

Wolfman Jack (1938 - 1995)

American radio host and actor
Terry Wogan

Terry Wogan (1938 - 2016)

Irish-English broadcaster
Queen Sofía of Spain

Queen Sofía of Spain (81)

Queen consort of Spain
Charles Harrelson

Charles Harrelson (1938 - 2007)

American convicted murderer, father of Woody Harrelson