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#520 John Savident / Wolfman Jack – 21 January 1938

John Savident John Savident (born 21 January 1938) is a British actor, best known for playing the part of Fred Elliott in the soap opera Coronation Street from 1994 to 2006.  He had parts in films such as A Clockwork Orange, Waterloo, Battle Of Britain and The Wicked Lady as well as television series including The Avengers, Yes Minister, Jeeves … Continue reading

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#453 Harvey Smith / Jon Voight – 29 December 1938

Harvey Smith Harvey Smith (born 29 December 1938) is a former British show jumping champion. Competing in two Summer Olympics, Smith’s best finish was fourth in the individual show jumping event at Munich in 1972. Jon Voight Jonathan Vincent “Jon” Voight (born December 29, 1938) is … Continue reading

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#406 Ted Turner / Jerry Fuller / Nicholas Pennell – 19 November 1938

Ted Turner Robert Edward “Ted” Turner III (born November 19, 1938) is an American media mogul and philanthropist. As a businessman, he is known as founder of the cable news network CNN, the first dedicated 24-hour cable news channel. As a philanthropist, he is known … Continue reading

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#382 David Dimbleby / Howard Blake – 28 October 1938

David Dimbleby David Dimbleby (born 28 October 1938) is a long-standing British BBC TV commentator and a presenter of current affairs and political programmes, most notably the BBC’s flagship political show Question Time, and more recently, art, architectural history and history series. Howard Blake Howard Blake … Continue reading

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#375 Christopher Lloyd / Derek Jacobi – 22 October 1938

Christopher Lloyd Christopher Allen Lloyd (born October 22, 1938) is an American actor. He is best known for playing Doc Brown in the Back to the Future trilogy, Uncle Fester in The Addams Family films, and Judge Doom in Who Framed Roger Rabbit. He played Reverend Jim … Continue reading

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#267 Gary Gygax / Jerry Juhl – 27 July 1938

Gary Gygax Ernest Gary Gygax (July 27, 1938 – March 4, 2008) was an American writer and game designer, best known for co-creating the pioneering role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) with Dave Arneson. Gygax is generally acknowledged as the father of role-playing games. Jerry … Continue reading

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#258 Dame Diana Rigg / Natalie Wood – 20 July 1938

Diana Rigg Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg, DBE (born 20 July 1938) is an English actress. She is probably best known for her portrayals of Emma Peel in The Avengers and Countess Teresa di Vicenzo in the 1969 James Bond film On Her Majesty’s Secret Service. Natalie … Continue reading

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#224 Alan Coren / Shirley Anne Field / Tommy Cannon – 27 June 1938

Alan Coren Alan Coren (27 June 1938 – 18 October 2007) was an English humorist, writer and satirist who was well known as a regular panellist on the BBC radio quiz The News Quiz and a team captain on BBC … Continue reading

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#209 James Bolam / Michael Culver – 16 June 1938

James Bolam James Christopher Bolam, MBE (born 16 June 1935) is an English actor, best known for his roles as Jack Ford in When the Boat Comes In, Trevor Chaplin in The Beiderbecke Trilogy, Terry Collier in The Likely Lads and its sequel Whatever Happened to the Likely … Continue reading

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#149 Bernard Madoff / Fred Dibnah / Klaus Voormann – 29 April 1938

Bernard Madoff Bernard Lawrence “Bernie” Madoff (born April 29, 1938) is an incarcerated American felon, former stock broker, investment advisor, non-executive chairman of the NASDAQ stock market, and the admitted operator of what has been described as the largest Ponzi scheme in history. Fred Dibnah Frederick … Continue reading

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#119 Paul Daniels / Roy Thinnes – 06 April 1938

Paul Daniels Paul Daniels, born Newton Edward Daniels on 6 April 1938, is a British magician and television performer. He achieved international fame through his television series The Paul Daniels Magic Show, which ran on the BBC from 1979 to 1994. Roy Thinnes Roy Thinnes … Continue reading

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#2 David Bailey / Ian Brady – 02 January 1938

David Bailey David Royston Bailey CBE (born 2 January 1938) is an English photographer. Along with Terence Donovan and Brian Duffy, he captured and helped create the ‘Swinging London’ of the 1960s: a culture of high fashion and celebrity chic, aptly reflected in his Box of Pin-Ups (1964): … Continue reading

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