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Famous People Born in 1937

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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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  • Bobby Driscoll
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    Robert Cletus Driscoll (March 3, 1937 – March 30, 1968) was an American child actor and artist known for a large body of cinema and TV performances from 1943 to 1960. He starred in some of the Walt Disney Studios' most popular live-action pictures of that period, such as Song of the South (1946), So Dear to My Heart (1949), and Treasure Island (1950). He served as animation model and provided the voice for the title role in Peter Pan (1953). In 1950, he received an Academy Juvenile Award for outstanding performance in feature films of 1949, for his roles in So Dear to My Heart and The Window, both released in 1949. In the mid 1950s, Driscoll's acting career began to decline, and he turned...  more
    • Age: Dec. at 31 (1937-1968)
    • Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America

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  • Charles Robert Schwab (born July 29, 1937) is an American investor, financial executive, and philanthropist. He is the founder and chairman of the Charles Schwab Corporation. He pioneered discount sales of equity securities starting in 1975. His company became by far the largest discount securities dealer in the United States. He retired as CEO in 2008, but remains chairman and is the largest shareholder. As of February 2017, his net worth is estimated by Forbes to be $8.2 billion, making him 76th richest man on the Forbes 400....  more
    • Age: 83
    • Birthplace: Sacramento, California
  • Barbara "Basia" Piasecka Johnson (born Barbara Piasecka; February 25, 1937 – April 1, 2013) was a Polish humanitarian, philanthropist, art connoisseur and collector....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 76 (1937-2013)
    • Birthplace: Poland
  • Angelo Badalamenti
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    Angelo Badalamenti (born March 22, 1937) is an American composer, best known for his work scoring films for director David Lynch, notably Blue Velvet, the Twin Peaks saga (1990–1992, 2017), The Straight Story and Mulholland Drive. Badalamenti received the 1990 Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance for his "Twin Peaks Theme", and has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the World Soundtrack Awards and the Henry Mancini Award from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. ...  more
    • Age: 83
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America