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Famous People Born in 1953

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List of famous people born in 1953, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1953 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 1953. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1953, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1953 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

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    Cyndi Lauper is a co-founder of True Colors Fund.more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Astoria
    • Profession: Record producer, Songwriter, Musician, Actor, Singer, + more
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    Dennis Miller
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    Dennis Miller is an American stand-up comedian, talk show host, political commentator, sports commentator, actor, television personality, and radio personality. He is known for his critical assessments laced with pop culture references. He rose to fame as a cast member of Saturday Night Live in 1985, ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Area code 412, Contiguous United States, United States of America, + more
    • Profession: Commentator, Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Radio personality, + more
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    Ben Shalom Bernanke is an American economist at the Brookings Institution who served two terms as chairman of the Federal Reserve, the central bank of the United States from 2006 to 2014. During his tenure as chairman, Bernanke oversaw the Federal Reserve's response to the late-2000s financial crisis.more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States of America
    • Profession: Businessperson, Professor, Economist, Banker
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    Chaka Khan is an American singer-songwriter whose career has spanned four decades, beginning in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus. Often dubbed the "Queen of Funk", Khan has won ten Grammys and has sold an estimated 70 million records worldwide.more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: USA, North Chicago, Illinois
    • Profession: Songwriter, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Singer, + more
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    Beverle Lorence "Bebe" Buell is an American fashion model and singer, and Playboy magazine's November 1974 Playmate of the Month. She is also known for dating rock musicians, and her social relationships with musical and cultural icons cross four decades. She is actress Liv Tyler's mother from a brief ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Portsmouth, Virginia, United States of America
    • Profession: Model, Singer
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    David Richard Berkowitz, also known as the Son of Sam and the .44 Caliber Killer, is an American serial killer convicted of a series of shooting attacks that began in New York City in the summer of 1976. Perpetrated with a .44 caliber Bulldog revolver, he killed six victims and wounded seven others by ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
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    Cornel Ronald West is an American philosopher, academic, activist, author, public intellectual, and prominent member of the Democratic Socialists of America. The son of a Baptist minister, West received his undergraduate education at Harvard University, graduating with a bachelor's degree in 1973, and ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America
    • Profession: Activist, Author, Actor, Writer, Critic, + more
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    Alan Moore is an English writer primarily known for his work in comic books including Watchmen, V for Vendetta, and From Hell. Frequently described as the best graphic novel writer in history, he has been called "one of the most important British writers of the last fifty years". He has occasionally ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Northampton, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Musician, Novelist, Screenwriter, Cartoonist, Author, + more
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    Brenda Barnes
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    Brenda Barnes serves as the current president, chairman and chief executive of Sara Lee Corporation. Barnes is a BA in Economics graduate of Augustana College and was awarded an honorary doctor of humane letters from Augustana in 1997. She has earned an MBA from Loyola University Chicago in 1978.more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Profession: Businessperson
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    Alfred Molina
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    Alfred Molina is an English actor, known for his roles in Raiders of the Lost Ark, Prick Up Your Ears, Boogie Nights, The Man Who Knew Too Little, Spider-Man 2, Maverick, Species, Not Without My Daughter, Chocolat, Frida, Steamboy, The Hoax, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, The Da Vinci Code, The ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: England, London, Paddington
    • Profession: Television producer, Actor, Voice acting
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    Darrell Issa
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    Darrell Edward Issa is the Republican U.S. Representative for California's 49th congressional district, serving since 2001. The district covers the northern coastal areas of San Diego County, including cities such as Oceanside, Vista, Carlsbad and Encinitas, as well as a small portion of southern Orange ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    • Profession: Businessperson
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    Benazir Bhutto
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    Benazir Bhutto was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan, serving two non-consecutive terms in 1988–90 and then 1993–96. A scion of the politically powerful Bhutto family, she was the eldest daughter of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, a former prime minister himself who founded the centre-left Pakistan Peoples ...more

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    • Age: Died at 54 (1953-2007)
    • Birthplace: Karachi, Pakistan
    • Profession: Politician
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    Alisher Usmanov
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    Alisher Burkhanovich Usmanov is an Uzbek-born Russian business magnate. According to January 2015 Forbes website data, the oligarch Usmanov is Russia's richest man, with a fortune estimated at $14.7 billion, and the world's 58th richest person. According to the December 2013 Bloomberg Billionaires ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Chust, Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan
    • Profession: Businessperson, Investor
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    Daniel Robert "Danny" Elfman is an American composer, record producer, and actor. He is known as the lead singer and songwriter for the rock band Oingo Boingo, from 1976 to 1995 and later for scoring music for television and film and creating The Simpsons main title theme as well as the 1989 Batman film ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, Southern California, Contiguous United States, 90731, + more
    • Profession: Film Score Composer, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Actor, + more
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    David Morrissey
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    David Mark Morrissey is a British actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. At the age of 18, he was cast in the television series One Summer, which won him recognition throughout the country. After making One Summer, Morrissey attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, then acted with the Royal ...more

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    • Age: age 51
    • Birthplace: United Kingdom
    • Profession: Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director
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    Charles "Chuck" Carmine Zito, Jr., is an American actor, amateur boxer, martial artist, celebrity bodyguard, stuntman, former boxing trainer and former president of the New York chapter of the Hells Angels.more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Stunt Performer, Bodyguard, Radio personality, Actor, Voice acting, + more
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    David Alan Gest is an American producer and UK television personality, known for his appearance on the 2006 series of the British reality television show I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!, his three additional prime time UK television series, producing the highest rated musical television special ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
    • Profession: Film Producer
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    Diana Canova
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    Diana Canova is an American actress known for her role of Jessica Tate's promiscuous daughter, Corinne Tate, on Soap, from 1977 to 1980.more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: West Palm Beach, Florida, United States of America
    • Profession: Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, Singer
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    Denise Michele is a former model who was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for April 1976. Her Playboy pictorial was shot by Ken Marcus. She is also featured in a number of Playboy videos. She appears on the album cover of Robert Palmer's Some People Can Do What They Like, playing strip poker ...more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: California, United States of America
    • Profession: Nude Glamour Model
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    K. Bhagyaraj is a Tamil film director, actor, screenwriter and producer. He has also written and directed Telugu, Hindi films and TV serials. He won a Filmfare Best Actor Award for Mundhanai Mudichu. He is editor of weekly magazine Bhagya and has also written several novels.more

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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Vellankoil
    • Profession: Film Score Composer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Composer, + more
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