1944 - Malcolm Bruce - Scottish politician
1944 - Gene Clark - American singer-songwriter (The Byrds, The New Christy Minstrels, and Dillard & Clark) (d. 1991)
1944 - Danny DeVito - American actor, director, and producer
1944 - Rem Koolhaas - Dutch architect, designed the Seattle Central Library
1944 - Lorne Michaels - Canadian-American screenwriter and producer, created ''Saturday Night Live''