Tag Archives: 1941

#526 Gordon Brown / Phil Neal – 20 February 1951

Gordon Brown James Gordon Brown (born 20 February 1951) is a British Labour Party politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 until 2010. He previously served as Chancellor of the Exchequer in the Labour Government from 1997 to 2007, the longest-serving holder of the office in modern history. Brown has been a Member … Continue reading

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#518 Graham Chapman / Boris Vallejo – 08 January 1941

Graham Chapman Graham Arthur Chapman (8 January 1941 – 4 October 1989) was a British comedian, physician, writer, actor, and one of the six members of the Monty Python comedy troupe. Boris Vallejo Boris Vallejo (born January 8, 1941) is a Peruvian-born American painter. He immigrated to … Continue reading

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#482 Reg Presley / Chick Corea – 12 June 1941

Reg Presley Reg Presley (born Reginald Maurice Ball, 12 June 1941) is an English singer-songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer with prominent 1960s rock and roll band The Troggs, whose biggest hit was “Wild Thing”. Chick Corea Armando Anthony “Chick” Corea (born June 12, 1941) is … Continue reading

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#456 Sarah Miles / Sir Alex Ferguson – 31 December 1941

Sarah Miles Sarah Miles (born 31 December 1941) is an English theatre and film actress. Miles became a well-reputed actress of British New Wave with her roles in Joseph Losey’s The Servant (1963) and in Michelangelo Antonioni’s Blowup (1966). After acting in a variety of plays from 1966 … Continue reading

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#412 Percy Sledge / Gerald Seymour – 25 November 1941

Percy Sledge Percy Sledge (born November 25, 1941, Leighton, Alabama) is an American R&B and soul performer who recorded the hit “When a Man Loves a Woman” in 1966. He won the W.C. Handy Blues Awards in 1996 for best Soul/Blues album of the year … Continue reading

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#326 Dennis Ritchie / Otis Redding – 09 September 1941

Dennis Ritchie Dennis MacAlistair Ritchie (September 9, 1941 – October 8, 2011) was  an American computer scientist notable for developing C and for having influence on other programming languages, as well as operating systems such as Multics and Unix. He received the Turing Award in 1983 and the National Medal … Continue reading

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#238 Bill Oddie / Michael Howard / Christopher Beeny – 07 July 1941

Bill Oddie William Edgar “Bill” Oddie OBE (born 7 July 1941, Rochdale, England) is an English author, actor, comedian, artist, naturalist and musician, who became famous as one of The Goodies. A birdwatcher since childhood, Oddie has now established a reputation for himself as an ornithologist, … Continue reading

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#191 Charlie Watts / Stacy Keach – 02 June 1941

Charlie Watts Charles Robert “Charlie” Watts (born 2 June 1941) is an English drummer, known as a member of The Rolling Stones. He is also the leader of a jazz band, as well as a record producer, commercial artist, and horse breeder. Stacy … Continue reading

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#168 Ritchie Valens / Joe Brown / Miles Kington – 13 May 1941

Ritchie Valens Ritchie Valens (born Ricardo Esteban Valenzuela Reyes; May 13, 1941 – February 3, 1959) was a Mexican-American singer, songwriter and guitarist. Valens’ recording career lasted only eight months. During this time, however, he scored several hits, most notably “La Bamba”, which … Continue reading

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#48 Nick Nolte / Tom Rush – 8 February 1941

Nick Nolte Nicholas King “Nick” Nolte (born February 8, 1941) is an American actor, producer, voice artist, comedian and former model. Films: Down And Out In Beverly Hills, The Prince Of Tides, Hotel Rwanda Tom Rush Tom Rush (born February 8, 1941) is an American folk … Continue reading

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