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List of famous people born in 1959, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1959 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 1959. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1959, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1959 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

Celebs on this list include Magic Johnson and Hugh Laurie.

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Danny Bonaduce is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1959
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Dante Daniel "Danny" Bonaduce is an American radio/television personality, comedian, professional wrestler, and former child actor. Born in Broomall, Pennsylvania, Bonaduce is the son of veteran TV writer/producer Joseph Bonaduce. The younger Bonaduce became famous as a child actor of the 1970s on the sitcom/television series The Partridge Family. Bonaduce co-starred as Danny Partridge, the wisecracking, redheaded middle son of the singing pop band. He and Shirley Jones were the only Partridge cast members whose actual first names were also that of the character he/she portrayed on screen. Danny was the fictional pop group's bass guitar player. Bonaduce was part of The Adam Carolla Show in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: Broomall, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Clint Howard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1959
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Clint Howard is an American actor. He is the younger brother of actor and director Ron Howard. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States of America

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David Hyde Pierce is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1959
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David Hyde Pierce is an American actor and comedian. Pierce is known for playing the psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on the hit NBC sitcom Frasier, for which he won four Emmy Awards during the show's run. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 56

Birthplace: New York City, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA

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Catherine Keener is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1959
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Catherine Ann Keener is an American actress. She has been twice nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her roles as Maxine Lund in Being John Malkovich and Harper Lee in Capote. Keener also appeared in the critically acclaimed films Into the Wild and Synecdoche, New York. Keener is also the noted muse of director Nicole Holofcener having appeared in every work of hers to date. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: USA, Florida, Miami

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#98 on The Best Actresses Working Today

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