Famous People Born in 1945

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List of famous people born in 1945, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1945 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 1945. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1945, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1945 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

Celebs here include everything from Eric Clapton to Neil Young.

If you're trying to answer the question, "Which celebrities were born in 1945?" then this list should be a perfect resource for you.
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Debbie Harry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Born in 1945
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Deborah Ann "Debbie" Harry is an American singer-songwriter and actress, best known as the lead singer of the new wave and punk rock band Blondie. She recorded several number one singles with Blondie and is sometimes considered the first rapper to chart at number one in the United States as well, due to her work on "Rapture". She has also had success as a solo artist, and in the mid-1990s she recorded and performed with The Jazz Passengers. Her acting career spans over thirty film roles and numerous television appearances. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 73

Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of America

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Dennis Nilsen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Born in 1945
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Dennis Andrew Nilsen is a British man convicted of six counts at the Old Bailey, Nilsen was sentenced to life imprisonment on 4 November 1983, with a recommendation that he serve a minimum of 25 years. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 73

Birthplace: Fraserburgh, United Kingdom

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Dennis Rader is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Born in 1945
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Dennis Lynn Rader is an American who hurt ten people in Sedgwick County, between 1974 and 1991. He sent letters describing the details to police and local news outlets during the time period in which the inedents took place. After a long hiatus in the 1990s through early 2000s, Rader resumed sending letters in 2004, leading to his 2005 arrest and subsequent conviction. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 73

Birthplace: Pittsburg, Kansas, United States of America

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Donyale Luna is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Born in 1945
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Donyale Luna was an American model and actress. In 1966, Luna became the first black model to appear on the cover of Vogue. She also appeared in several underground films by Andy Warhol, and had roles in Qui ĂȘtes-vous, Polly Maggoo?, and most notably as Enotea in the 1969 Federico Fellini film Fellini Satyricon. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 34 (1945-1979)

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Detroit

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