Famous People Born in 1961

US President Barack Obama
August 4, 1961
Barack Obama, 54
TV Actor Simon Fisher-Becker
November 25, 1961
Simon Fisher-Becker, 54
TV Actress Susan Gibney
September 11, 1961
Susan Gibney, 55
 
Screenwriter Larry Karaszewski
November 20, 1961
Larry Karaszewski, 54
Director Hideo Nakata
July 19, 1961
Hideo Nakata, 55
Movie Actor Eddie Murphy
April 3, 1961
Eddie Murphy, 55
Royalty Princess Diana
July 1, 1961
Princess Diana,
Comedian George Lopez
April 23, 1961
George Lopez, 55
Comedian Benjamin Rausseo
January 26, 1961
Benjamin Rausseo, 56
Politician Sheila Simon
March 13, 1961
Sheila Simon, 56
Hockey Player Wayne Gretzky
January 26, 1961
Wayne Gretzky, 56
Politician Ed Gillespie
August 1, 1961
Ed Gillespie, 55
Soap Opera Actress Nina Arvesen
May 16, 1961
Nina Arvesen, 55
Novelist AM Homes
December 18, 1961
AM Homes, 55
Pop Singer Boy George
June 14, 1961
Boy George, 55
Pop Singer Susan Boyle
April 1, 1961
Susan Boyle, 55
TV Actor Woody Harrelson
July 23, 1961
Woody Harrelson, 55
Country Singer Toby Keith
July 8, 1961
Toby Keith, 55
Movie Actor Ralph Macchio
November 4, 1961
Ralph Macchio, 55
Movie Actor Robert Carlyle
April 14, 1961
Robert Carlyle, 55
Gymnast Nadia Comaneci
November 12, 1961
Nadia Comaneci, 55
Movie Actor Andrea Prodan
November 16, 1961
Andrea Prodan, 55
Comedian Brian Kiley
October 10, 1961
Brian Kiley, 55
Movie Actress Meg Ryan
November 19, 1961
Meg Ryan, 55
Basketball Player Dennis Rodman
May 13, 1961
Dennis Rodman, 55
Comedian Ricky Gervais
June 25, 1961
Ricky Gervais, 55
Hockey Player Kelly Hrudey
January 13, 1961
Kelly Hrudey, 56
Bassist Darryl Jones
December 11, 1961
Darryl Jones, 55
Movie Actress Lea Thompson
May 31, 1961
Lea Thompson, 55
Metal Singer Dave Mustaine
September 13, 1961
Dave Mustaine, 55
Drummer Grant Hart
March 18, 1961
Grant Hart, 56
Novelist Jasper Fforde
January 11, 1961
Jasper Fforde, 56
Race Car Driver Tim Harvey
November 20, 1961
Tim Harvey, 55
Director Peter Jackson
October 31, 1961
Peter Jackson, 55
Playwright Margaret Edson
July 4, 1961
Margaret Edson, 55
Football Player Dan Marino
September 15, 1961
Dan Marino, 55
Movie Actor Bruno Amato
November 16, 1961
Bruno Amato, 55
Football Player Steve Young
October 11, 1961
Steve Young, 55
Poet Ales Debeljak
December 25, 1961
Ales Debeljak, 55
Comedian Lizz Winstead
January 5, 1961
Lizz Winstead, 56
Country Singer Thomas Wade
May 9, 1961
Thomas Wade, 55
Politician Pat Toomey
November 17, 1961
Pat Toomey, 55
Movie Actor Lee Curreri
January 4, 1961
Lee Curreri, 56
Baseball Player Bill Swift
October 27, 1961
Bill Swift, 55
Screenwriter Vince Russo
January 24, 1961
Vince Russo, 56
Sailor Ken Read
June 24, 1961
Ken Read, 55
Wrestler Reggie Bennett
January 24, 1961
Reggie Bennett, 56