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List of famous people born in 1928, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1928 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 1928. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1928, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1928 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

Everything from Stanley Kubrick to James Coburn is included on this list.

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Andy Warhol is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1928
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Andy Warhol was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture and advertisement that flourished by the 1960s. After a successful career as a commercial illustrator, Warhol ...more

Age: Died at 59 (1928-1987)

Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Sculptor, Illustrator, Painter, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more

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Che Guevara is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1928
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Ernesto "Che" Guevara, commonly known as el Che or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major figure of the Cuban Revolution, his stylized visage has become a ubiquitous countercultural symbol of rebellion and ...more

Age: Died at 39 (1928-1967)

Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina

Profession: Politician, Diplomat, Author, Physician, Revolutionary

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#81 on The Most Enlightened Leaders in World History

#24 on The Most Influential People of the Cold War

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Dick Clark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1928
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Richard Augustus Wagstaff "Dick" Clark, Jr. was an American radio and television personality, as well as a cultural icon who remains best known for hosting American Bandstand from 1957 to 1987. He also hosted the game show Pyramid and Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, which transmitted Times ...more

Age: Died at 83 (1929-2012)

Birthplace: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Television producer, Game Show Host, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more

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#15 on The Best Emmy Hosts Ever

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Dick Van Patten is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1928
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Richard Vincent "Dick" Van Patten is an American actor, businessman, and animal welfare advocate, best known for his role as patriarch Tom Bradford on the television sitcom Eight is Enough. He began work as a child actor and was successful on the New York stage, appearing in more than a dozen plays ...more

Age: 88

Birthplace: Kew Gardens, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Model, Actor

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