Famous people born in 1953

Michael Portillo

Michael Portillo

Michael Portillo is a British journalist, broadcaster, former MP, and a former cabinet minister

BritishMay 26, 1953279 views

Mata Amritanandamayi

Mata Amritanandamayi, lovingly called Amma, Ammachi, or Mother, is a Hindu spiritual leader of international standing

IndianSeptember 27, 195394 views

Leon Spinks

Leon Spinks is an American former boxer who became the world heavyweight champion in 1978

AmericanJuly 11, 1953369 views

Tony Blair

Tony Blair is a former Prime Minister of Britain and is one of the youngest leaders to have served as the Prime Minister of a Country.

BritishMay 6, 1953104 views

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner

Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is an Argentine lawyer and politician who served as the President of Argentina from 2007 to 2015

Dominique de Villepin

Dominique Marie François René Galouzeau de Villepinis a French diplomat, politician, and writer who served as the Prime Minister of France during 2005–07

FrenchNovember 14, 195390 views

Herta Müller

Herta Müller is a Romanian-born German novelist, poet, essayist who won the 2009 Nobel Prize in Literature

GermanAugust 17, 195382 views

Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush is an American politician who served as the Governor of Florida from 1999 to 2007

AmericanFebruary 11, 1953117 views

Ahmad Shah Massoud

Ahmad Shah Massoud, who was known in his native Afghanistan as the ‘Lion of Panjshir’, was a political and military leader

AfghanSeptember 2, 1953232 views

Peter Garrett

Peter Garrett is an Australian singer from the rock band Midnight Oil, who later turned into a politician

AustralianApril 16, 1953201 views