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List of famous people born in 1937, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1937 is loosely ordered by popularity, so the most well-known people are at the top. All sorts of men and women are featured on this list, including actors, singers, musicians and athletes born in 1937. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1937, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1937 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

List is made up of many different celebs, including Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman.

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Bill Cosby is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1937
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William Henry "Bill" Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist. Cosby's start in stand-up began at the hungry i in San Francisco which was followed by landing a starring role in the 1960s show I Spy. During its first two seasons, he was a regular on the children's ...more

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Age: 79

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Activist, Film Score Composer, Television director, Television producer, Musician, + more

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Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1937
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Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, CBE is a Welsh actor of film, stage, and television, and a composer and painter. After graduating from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 1957, he trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, and was then spotted by Laurence Olivier who invited him to ...more

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Age: 79

Birthplace: Margam, United Kingdom

Profession: Film Score Composer, Musician, Actor, Film Director

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#9 on The Best Actors Working Today

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#6 on The Best Actors in Film History

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Dustin Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1937
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Dustin Lee Hoffman is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters. He first drew critical praise for starring in the play Eh?, for which he won a Theatre World Award and a Drama ...more

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Age: 79

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director

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#14 on The Best Actors Working Today

#6 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#6 on The Best Living American Actors

#7 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

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Colin Powell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1937
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Colin Luther Powell is an American statesman and a retired four-star general in the United States Army. He was the 65th United States Secretary of State, serving under U.S. President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2005, the first African American to serve in that position. During his military career, ...more

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Age: 80

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Harlem

Profession: Statesman, Politician, Soldier, Diplomat

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#33 on The Most Important Military Leaders In US History

#81 on The Most Influential Politicians in American History

#63 on The Most Beloved US Veterans

#18 on The Best Former US Secretaries of State of All Time

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