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List of famous people born in 1943, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1943 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 1943. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1943, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1943 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

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Chevy Chase is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1943
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Cornelius Crane "Chevy" Chase is an American comedian, actor, and writer. Born into a prominent New York family, Chase worked a plethora of odd jobs before he moved into comedy and began acting with National Lampoon. He quickly became a key cast member in the inaugural season of Saturday Night Live, where his Weekend Update skit soon became a staple of the show. Chase is well known for his portrayal of the character Clark Griswold in four National Lampoon's Vacation films, and for his roles in comedies including Foul Play, Caddyshack, Seems Like Old Times, Fletch, Spies Like Us, and ¡Three Amigos!. He has hosted the Academy Awards twice and briefly had his own late-night talk show, The Chevy ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

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Catherine Deneuve is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1943
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Catherine Deneuve is a French actress who gained recognition for her portrayal of aloof, mysterious beauties for various directors, including Luis Buñuel and Roman Polanski. She is a 13-time César Award nominee. Deneuve first came to prominence in Jacques Demy's 1964 film Les Parapluies de Cherbourg, before going on to star for Polanski in Repulsion and for Buñuel in Belle de Jour and Tristana She has won two César Awards for Best Actress for her performances in François Truffaut's Le Dernier Métro and Régis Wargnier's Indochine. She also received a Best Actress Academy Award nomination for Indochine and a Best Actress BAFTA Award nomination for Belle de Jour. Her other films include The ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: Paris, France

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Christopher Walken is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1943
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Christopher Walken is an American actor. He has appeared in more than 100 films and television shows, including The Deer Hunter, Annie Hall, The Prophecy trilogy, The Dogs of War, Brainstorm, The Dead Zone, A View to a Kill, True Romance, Pulp Fiction, Catch Me If You Can, Hairspray and Seven Psychopaths, as well as music videos by many popular recording artists. Walken has received a number of awards and nominations during his career, including winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1978 for his portrayal of Nikanor "Nick" Chebotarevich in The Deer Hunter. Walken's films have grossed more than $1 billion in the United States. He has also played the lead in the Shakespeare ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 75

Birthplace: Astoria, New York City, New York, United States of America

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David Geffen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1943
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David Lawrence Geffen is an American business magnate, producer, film studio executive, and philanthropist. Geffen created or co-created Asylum Records in 1970, Geffen Records in 1980, and DGC Records in 1990. He was one of the three founders of DreamWorks SKG in 1994. His donations to the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and other educational and research donations have widened his fame beyond the entertainment industry. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 75

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

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