The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1949

Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep (72)

American actress
Richard Gere

Richard Gere (72)

American actor
Pablo Escobar

Pablo Escobar (1949 - 1993)

Colombian drug lord
Christopher Hitchens

Christopher Hitchens (1949 - 2011)

English journalist, critic, and author
Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen (72)

American singer and songwriter
Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner (72)

American athlete and TV personality
Ric Flair

Ric Flair (72)

American wrestler
David Foster

David Foster (72)

Canadian songwriter and music producer
Billy Joel

Billy Joel (72)

American singer-songwriter and pianist
Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver (72)

American actress
Tom Waits

Tom Waits (71)

American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor
Jeff Bridges

Jeff Bridges (71)

American actor, singer, and producer
Dutch Mantel

Dutch Mantel (71)

American wrestler and author
Jessica Lange

Jessica Lange (72)

American actress
Bill Nighy

Bill Nighy (71)

English actor
Don Johnson

Don Johnson (71)

American actor and singer
George Foreman

George Foreman (72)

American boxer
Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons (72)

American singer and bass guitarist
Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami (72)

Japanese author
Benjamin Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu (72)

Israeli politician
John Boehner

John Boehner (72)

American politician
Roger Meddows Taylor

Roger Meddows Taylor (72)

English singer-songwriter, musician, and producer
Anna Wintour

Anna Wintour (72)

English-American fashion editor and journalist
Niki Lauda

Niki Lauda (1949 - 2019)

Austrian race car driver
Arsène Wenger

Arsène Wenger (72)

French football manager
Andy Kaufman

Andy Kaufman (1949 - 1984)

American comedian and actor
Gary Ridgway

Gary Ridgway (72)

American serial killer
Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler (72)

British musician and guitarist
Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (72)

Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates
Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie (72)

American singer-songwriter, musician, producer, and actor
Pam Grier

Pam Grier (72)

American actress
Eddie Money

Eddie Money (1949 - 2019)

American singer-songwriter
Lindsey Buckingham

Lindsey Buckingham (72)

American musician
Rick Springfield

Rick Springfield (72)

Australian musician and actor
Annie Leibovitz

Annie Leibovitz (72)

American photographer
Susan Bennett

Susan Bennett (72)

American actress
Victor Garber

Victor Garber (72)

Canadian actor
Michael Richards

Michael Richards (72)

American comedian, actor, writer, and producer
Julian Fellowes

Julian Fellowes (72)

English actor, director, and writer
Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren (72)

American attorney, educator, and author
Joe Theismann

Joe Theismann (72)

American football player and sportscaster
Sissy Spacek

Sissy Spacek (71)

American actress

Twiggy (72)

English model, actress, and singer
Ivana Trump

Ivana Trump (72)

Czech-American skier and model
Sylvia Likens

Sylvia Likens (1949 - 1965)

American murder victim
Carlos the Jackal

Carlos the Jackal (72)

Venezuelan terrorist and murderer
Robin Gibb

Robin Gibb (1949 - 2012)

English singer-songwriter and producer
Tommy Mottola

Tommy Mottola (72)

American music executive
Shelley Duvall

Shelley Duvall (72)

American actress
Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Raitt (72)

American singer, songwriter and guitarist
Jim Broadbent

Jim Broadbent (72)

English actor