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May 7th famous birthdays

List of celebrities and famous people who were born on May 7th

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2009 - 2000

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 2009 - 2000


  • Wynter Perrineau

    American child of noted parent and biracial heritage with white mother and afro-american father. her father is actor harold perrineau, who played the role of "michael," on the hit tv show "lost." aurora, her big sister, is 12 years old.


  • Orhan Tanovic

    Orhan, a french-born son of danis tanovic, is the third and first-born son of the family.


  • Ashlyn Krueger

    American tennis player


  • Tahani Anderson



  • Judah Tapert

    New zealand-born son born to lucy lawless and rob tapert, her producer husband. judah was born in his parents' home at midnight. his actress mom said that they fell asleep in bed by 1:30 am.

  • Emily Alyn Lind
    Emily Alyn Lind

    Emily alyn lind is an american actress known for her roles in tv series such as revenge and code black.


  • Kassidy King

    Pop singer


  • Eden Alene

    Israeli singer who represented Israel in the Eurovision Song Contest.

  • Maxwell Cotton

    Tv actor

  • Maxwell Perry Cotton

    American actor

1999 - 1990

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1999 - 1990


  • Damira Rybakina

    Damira Rybakina is a professional tennis player from Kazakhstan who won the 2022 Wimbledon Championships.

  • Cody Gakpo

    Dutch footballer

  • James Neese

    Younow star


  • Maryna Piddubna

    Ukrainian paralympic swimmer

  • MrBeast

    American youtuber

  • Jesse Puljujärvi

    Finnish player in ice hockey

  • Natalie Ganzhorn

    Tv actress


  • Rico Nasty

    Rico Nasty is an American rapper known for her unique style and energetic performances.

  • Daria Kasatkina

    Russian professional tennis player who has achieved success on the WTA Tour.

  • Kinda Sarah

    Vine star

  • Darya Kasatkina

    Russian tennis player


  • Faker (video gamer)
  • Blake Rivera

    Family member

  • Lee Sang-hyeok

    Esports player


  • Zane Gonzalez

    Zane Gonzalez is a professional football placekicker known for his accuracy and strong leg.

  • Seko Fofana

    French born ivorian international footballer


  • Taylor Wilson

    Taylor Wilson is an American nuclear physicist who, at the age of 14, became the youngest person to build a working nuclear fusion reactor.

  • Lindey Wixson

    Lindey Wixson is an American model who has appeared in numerous fashion magazines and runway shows.

  • Coby Persin

    Youtube star


  • Amyra Dastur
    Amyra Dastur
  • Ajla Tomljanovic

    Australian tennis player

  • Will Ospreay

    English wrestler

  • Naomi Scott


  • Dana Ward

    Youtube star


  • Alyxander Ludwig

    Canadian actor known for his roles in the Hunger Games films and the TV series Vikings.

  • Amanda Kessel

    American ice hockey player who won a gold medal with the U.S. women's national ice hockey team at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

  • Elanore Tomlinson

    Elanore Tomlinson is a British actress, known for her roles in television series and films.

  • Alexander Ludwig
    Alexander Ludwig

    Alexander ludwig is a canadian actor known for his roles in the hunger games and the tv series vikings.

  • Briana LaCuesta

    Reality star


  • Tylerjames Johnson

    NBA player known for his scoring ability.

  • Tatiana Suarez

    Brazilian-American mixed martial artist who competes in the strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

  • Dallin Watson

    British actor known for his roles in various TV series and films.

  • Anais Pouliot

    Canadian model

  • P-Lo

    Music producer


  • Telecia Hernandez

    Telecia Hernandez is a renowned artist known for her unique and innovative approach to visual arts.

  • Emmajane Rossi

    Emmajane Rossi is an Italian ballet dancer known for her graceful and technically skilled performances.

  • Nasean Walters

    Nasean Walters is a renowned contemporary dancer and choreographer from the United Kingdom.

  • Angalina Flores

    Angalina Flores is a Mexican journalist and news anchor who has reported on various national and international events.

  • Keon Broxton

    Keon Broxton is a professional baseball player known for his speed and defensive skills.

1989 - 1980

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1989 - 1980


  • Arlenis Sosa
  • Taylor Wilson

    Known for building a nuclear fusion reactor at the age of 14.

  • Katya Jones

    Professional dancer known for her appearances on Strictly Come Dancing.

  • Devlin

    British rapper known for his grime music.

  • Earl Thomas

    American football player


  • Eino Puri

    Estonian footballer

  • Sander Puri

    Estonian footballer

  • Brandon Jones

    Tv actor

  • Natalie Mejia

    American singer and dancer (girlicious).


  • Aidy Bryant
    Aidy Bryant

    American actress and comedian known for her work on Saturday Night Live.

  • Aidy Bryant

    Aidy Bryant is a talented comedian known for her work on Saturday Night Live.

  • Miesha McCurdy

    WNBA player known for her scoring ability

  • Jérémy Menez

    Jérémy menez is a retired french professional footballer known for his skillful dribbling and goal-scoring ability.

  • Yaroslav Korolev


  • Rianne ten Haken
  • Matt Helders

    English drummer (arctic monkeys).

  • Mark Furze

    Australian actor

  • Sasheer Zamata



  • Elianis Rodríguez

    Elianis Rodríguez is a Mexican photographer known for her documentary and portrait work.

  • Jaime Winstone
    Jaime Winstone

    Jaime winstone is a british actress known for her roles in kidulthood, made in dagenham, and tomb raider.

  • Juana Sanchez

    Computer scientist known for her work in artificial intelligence.

  • Drew Neitzel

    American basketball player

  • J Balvin

    Colombian singer-songwriter and producer


  • Ezzie Klein

    Political commentator and founder of a popular news analysis website.

  • Daniela Ferolla

    Italian beauty queen, miss italy 2001.

  • James Loney (baseball)
  • Taylor Otwell

    Creator of the PHP framework Laravel.

  • Kevin Owens

    Canadian wrestler


  • Gerica Mapp

    Former WNBA player known for her scoring ability.

  • Marco Galiazzo
  • Phionah Atuhebwe

    Ugandan vaccinologist and immunization expert

  • Adrianne Palicki


  • Gabourey Sidibe



  • Ariabella Dubois

    Ariabella Dubois is a French novelist whose captivating historical fiction novels have earned her critical acclaim and a devoted readership.

  • Jaimen Tully

    Jaimen Tully is a Councilman known for his work in urban development and infrastructure.

  • Jack Thriller

    Jack thriller is a comedian known for his appearances on the thisis50 platform and his comedic interviews with various celebrities.

  • Matt Gaetz

    U.S. Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district.

  • Ákos Buzsáky

    Hungarian footballer


  • Tim Connolly

    American ice hockey player

  • Vincent Clerc

    Vincent clerc is a retired french rugby union player known for his prolific try-scoring ability and successful career with toulouse and the french national team.

  • Aliyah O'Brien
  • Leif Babin

    Co-founder of Echelon Front and a former Navy SEAL officer.


  • April Wilkner

    April wilkner is a model and reality tv personality known for her appearance on the reality show america's next top model.

  • Rhys Webb

    Lead vocalist and bassist of the indie rock band The Horrors.

  • Eon Dooling

    Eon Dooling is a former professional basketball player known for his time in the NBA.

  • Lela Loren


  • Kate Lawler

    English reality tv personality

1979 - 1970

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1979 - 1970


  • Ed Fairhurst
  • Sha (singer)
  • Vinny Lingham

    South African entrepreneur known for his involvement in blockchain technology.

  • Adam Neumann

    Co-founder of WeWork.

  • Katie Douglas

    American basketball player


  • Abbigail Spanberger

    Abbigail Spanberger is an American politician who has served as the U.S. Representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district since 2019.

  • Shawn Marion

    American basketball player

  • Coy Wire

    Coy Wire is a former NFL player turned sports journalist.

  • Stian Arnesen

    Norwegian guitarist and songwriter (the kvenant dimmu borgir & carpe tenebrum).

  • James Carter

    American hurdler


  • Lize Gautier

    Lize Gautier is a renowned astronomer known for her work in exoplanet research.

  • Marko Milic

    Marko milic is a former nba guard who played for the phoenix suns.

  • Elton Flatley

    Australian rugby player

  • Lisa Kelly

    Irish singer


  • Zoé Félix

    Myriam br, a french agent discovered bru as a french actress in a bus in the age of 17. she is well-known for her role as "welcome to the sticks!" (dany boon), and for her role in "welcome to the sticks!"

  • Sophie Thalmann

    Sophie thalmann is a french model and television presenter, best known for winning the miss france competition in 1998.

  • Amal Neerad

    Indian film director and cinematographer.

  • Michael P. Murphy

    American lieutenant, medal of honor recipient (d. 2005)

  • Ayelet Shaked

    Former israeli minister of justice


  • Jean-Sébastien Fecteau
  • Roxana Maracineanu
  • Ashley Cowan

    English cricketer

  • Martina Topley-Bird

    English singer-songwriter

  • Zee

    American hip hop artist


  • Marjorie Taylor Greene

    Marjorie Taylor Greene is an American politician and businesswoman who has served as the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 14th congressional district since 2021.

  • Breckin Meyer
    Breckin Meyer

    Breckin meyer is an american actor known for his roles in films such as clueless and road trip.

  • Drea Kelly

    Renowned choreographer and ex-wife of R&B singer R. Kelly.

  • Ian Pearce

    English footballer and assistant manager

  • Scott Whittaker

    Center / tackle (oakland raiders).


  • Ekin Cheng

    Ekin Cheng is a Hong Kong-based entrepreneur and investor who has founded several successful technology companies.

  • Paolo Savoldelli

    Italian cyclist

  • Tansy Davies

    Award-winning composer known for her innovative and experimental music.

  • Kristian Lundin

    Swedish producer and songwriter

  • Dameian Jeffries

    Nfl defensive end (new orleans saints).


  • Asmar Farhadi

    An acclaimed Iranian film director and screenwriter, known for his socially conscious and critically acclaimed films.

  • Irania Farhadi

    Irania Farhadi is an acclaimed Iranian filmmaker known for her socially conscious and critically acclaimed films.

  • Avaiah Shaked

    Avaiah Shaked is an Israeli politician who has served as a member of the Knesset since 2013.

  • Aviela Shaked

    Aviela Shaked is an Israeli politician who has served as a member of the Knesset since 2013.

  • Ashwini Bhave
    Ashwini Bhave

    Indian actress known for her work in Marathi and Hindi films.


  • Thomas Piketty

    French economist who studies income inequality and wealth. he is professor (directeur de'a(c),tudes) at a%0cole des hautes a(c),tudes en sciences sociales (ehess), professor in the paris school of economics, and centennial professor at the london school of economics.

  • Manu Eveno
  • Ivan Sergei

    Ivan sergei is an american actor known for his roles in tv series such as 'jack & jill' and 'crossing jordan'.

  • Geneva Carr

    Geneva Carr is an entrepreneur known for her innovative business ventures.

  • Alfred Lin

    Partner at Sequoia Capital and former COO of Airbnb.


  • Ejay Weinstein

    American musician and composer known for his innovative work in electronic music.

  • Scooter Ward
  • Kim Su-ro

    South korean actor

  • Felton Spencer

    Successful tech entrepreneur known for founding multiple startups.

  • Jenny Saville

    British painter known for her large-scale depictions of the human body.

1969 - 1960

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1969 - 1960


  • Eagle-Eye Cherry

    Eagle-eye cherry is a swedish singer-songwriter known for his hit single 'save tonight' and for being the half-brother of neneh cherry.

  • Katerina Maleeva

    In bulgaria; tennis player (us open junior 1984).

  • Dianna Cohen

    Co-founder of a successful tech startup.

  • Felicia Moore

    Felicia Moore is a politician who currently serves as the President of the Atlanta City Council.

  • Jun Falkenstein

    American director, producer, and screenwriter


  • Michaeljames Litt

    Michaeljames Litt is a Canadian businessman and entrepreneur who co-founded the e-commerce platform Shopify.

  • Traci Lords
    Traci Lords

    American porno actress and noted porno star tracy lords was named after jack lord, her idol on tv's "hawaii five-o." (tracy lords was also grace kelly's character on high society). she ran away from her abusive father and fled home at 14 years old. she was 15 years old when she began to do nude photos on the streets and …

  • Joe King

    Nfl safety (oakland raiders).

  • Traci Lords

    Former adult film star who successfully transitioned to mainstream acting.

  • Eagle Eye Cherry

    Swedish musician known for his hit song 'Save Tonight.'


  • Wendy Whelan

    Wendy Whelan is a renowned ballet dancer who has performed with the New York City Ballet.

  • Joe Rice

    American colonel and politician

  • Adam Price

    Danish screenwriter and chef

  • Martin Bryant

    Australian homicide. one-time vegetable seller, "a little slow." after having had his lunch in port arthur, tasmania on 4/28/1996 at 1:30 pm, he opened fire upon tourists with his automatic rifles from his tennis bag. he took three hostages, and kept them in a nearby guesthouse overnight. he ran out of the house, his clothes burning from the fire in …


  • Kamal Ahmed
  • Lance Patrick (actor)
  • Andrea Tafi

    Surprise win for paris-roubaix by an italian cyclist


  • Gila Goldstein
  • Reuben Davis (American football)
  • Owen Hart

    Canadian professional wrestler who tragically died during a WWE event.

  • Norman Whiteside

    Northern irish manager and footballer

  • Huang Zhihong

    Chinese shot putter


  • Brian Kilmeade

    An American television personality, political commentator, and author, best known as a co-host of the Fox News morning show Fox & Friends.

  • Leslie O'Neal

    Leslie O'Neal was a standout defensive end in the NFL.

  • Emilie Deleuze

    Emilie deleuze is a french film director and screenwriter known for her work in the french cinema industry.

  • Ronnie Harmon

    American football player

  • Denis Mandarino

    Brazilian guitarist, composer, and painter


  • Kingsley Moghalu

    Nigerian politician and former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria.

  • Johnny Middleton

    American bass player and songwriter (savatage, trans-siberian orchestra).

  • Elizabeth Johnson

    American family of note, one of three children by ned johnson ceo of fidelity investments. the family fortune is estimated to be more than $5 billion. her brother and she have not shown any interest in the family company, so it is left to abby.

  • Michael Orland

    American musician who played the piano for contestants on american idol 2.

  • Johnny Lee Middleton

    American musician (savatage and trans-siberian orchestra).


  • Kingsley Moghalu

    Kingsley Moghalu is a Nigerian economist and politician who has been involved in various technology-related initiatives.

  • Dominik Moll
  • Philippe Buchet
  • Judith Donath

    Researcher and author known for her work in social media, human-computer interaction, and design.

  • Tony Campbell

    American basketball coach and player


  • Félicité Wouassi
  • Ivar Must

    Estonian producer and composer

  • Hans-Peter Bartels

    German politician

  • Sue Black

    Scottish academic and anthropologist

  • Tom Hunter



  • Jackson Katz

    Prominent anti-violence educator and author.

  • Ara Darzi

    British surgeon and former health minister who has also contributed to journalism.

  • Almudena Grandes

    Spanish novelist

  • Adam Bernstein

    American director and screenwriter

  • Arnon Ohad co-pilot (El Al) of plane that crashed on Bijlmer


1959 - 1950

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1959 - 1950


  • Michael E Knight

    Michael e knight is an american actor best known for his role as tad martin on the soap opera all my children.

  • Michael E. Knight

    American actor

  • Heiki Valk

    Estonian archeologist and academic

  • Tony Sealy

    English footballer and manager

  • Michael Knight

    American actor best known for portraying tad martin in the soap opera "all my children" on afternoon tv. knight was a three-time emmy award winner for the role, winning honors in 1987, 1987, and 1997.


  • Michael Formanek
  • Marty Willson-Piper
  • Anne Marie Rafferty

    English nurse and academic

  • Mikhail Biryukov

    Russian manager and footballer

  • Mark G. Kuzyk

    American physicist and academic


  • Véronique Jannot
    Véronique Jannot

    Alain delon discovered her as a french actress and singer. she starred with pierre granier-deferre in "the medic", a 1979 french drama. her roles in tv series ("commissaire moulin," "pause cafa (c )"...)") and her duets ("da(c]sir, da(c)sir") are also well-known. she was a part of the 2011 tv series "danse avec les stars". she converted to buddhism.

  • Barbara d'Urso
  • Ned Bellamy

    American actor

  • Leda Cosmides

    Renowned for her work in evolutionary psychology.

  • Kristina M. Johnson

    American business executive, engineer, academic, and government official


  • Nickolas Hytner

    Nickolas Hytner is an English theatre and film director, known for his work with the National Theatre and his film adaptations of plays.

  • Dariusz Wolski

    Polish cinematographer known for his work on popular films such as Pirates of the Caribbean.

  • Nickalous Hytner

    A British theatre director who has directed numerous productions in the West End and on Broadway.

  • Jan Peter Balkenende

    Prime minister of the netherlands

  • Dominique Lefebvre

    French politician and socialist deputy for val-d'oise's tenth district, member of finance committee since june 2012; vice president of src responsible finance group, mayor of cergy 1996-2013, president of community cergy-pontoise since 2001.


  • Kang Kyung-wha

    South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs

  • Linday Hilsum

    International editor for Channel 4 News and author.

  • Sylvain Augier

    French journalist 1977-1980, france-inter, 1980. television host in france.

  • Axel Zwingenberger

    German pianist and songwriter

  • Steve Diggle


  • French presidential election 1995

    French presidential election 1995 is a politician who served as the president of france from 1995 to 2007.

  • Seryna Takahashi

    Seryna Takahashi was a Japanese novelist known for her novels that explored themes of identity, family, and the human condition.

  • Philippe Geluck

    Belgian comedian, humorist, and cartoonist. geluck was educated at the insas, institut national supa(c).rieur des arts du spectacle. he started his career as a theatre actor in faust, romeo and juliette. geluck was appointed the principal cartoonist at le soir (a belgian francophone newspaper) in 1983. his most well-known work is le chat (the cat), which is among the ten …

  • Amy Heckerling
    Amy Heckerling

    American screenwriter and producer of director films

  • Candace Miller

    Candace Miller is an American politician who served as the Secretary of State of Michigan.


  • Jonathan Tisch

    Jonathan Tisch is an American businessman and philanthropist who serves as the Co-Chairman of the Board of Loews Corporation, a diversified conglomerate with interests in insurance, energy, hospitality, and packaging.

  • Franck Michael

    Franck michael is a belgian singer known for his romantic and sentimental songs.

  • Jean-Jacques Bridey
  • Tony Blair

    Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

  • Ian McKay

    British soldier, victoria cross recipient (born 1953)


  • Gabreal Byrne

    Gabreal Byrne is an Irish musician and singer-songwriter, known for his work with the band Talking Heads.

  • Jacqueline Barton

    Jacqueline Barton is an American chemist known for her work on the chemistry of DNA and electron transfer in biological systems.

  • Betsy Rodden
  • Blaine Luetkemeyer

    American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district.

  • Derek Taylor rocker ("Let it Be"

    "beatles anthology").


  • Christopher Dickey

    Christopher Dickey is an American journalist and author who has reported extensively on the Middle East, terrorism, and international affairs.

  • Christian Lautemann

    Developed the Lautemann test, a probabilistic algorithm for determining whether a number is prime.

  • Hristopher Dickey

    Hristopher Dickey is an American journalist and author who has reported extensively on the Middle East and international affairs.

  • Céleste Lett
  • Richard Pinhas


  • Prairie Prince

    Rocker (tubes).

  • Marene Andersson

    Marene Andersson is a Swedish biographer known for her meticulously researched and engaging biographies of historical figures.

  • Randall Cobb (Tex)

    American boxer and actor

  • John Dowling Coates

    Australian lawyer, sports administrator and businessman

  • Tim Russert

    American television journalist and lawyer (d. 2008)

1949 - 1940

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1949 - 1940


  • Deborah Butterfield

    Deborah Butterfield is a renowned sculptor known for her lifelike horse sculptures created from found objects.

  • Vincenzo De Luca

    Italian politician and current President of the Campania region.

  • Marie-George Buffet

    French politician, who was the head the french communist party (pcf), from 2001 to 2010. she joined the party in 1969 and served as minister of youth affairs and sports between 4 june 1997 and 5 may 2002. ms. buffet was elected to a second five-year term at the national assembly on 16 june 2002, serving as seine-saint-denis' representative.

  • Googoosh
  • Kathy Ahern

    American golfer (born 1949).


  • Susan Atkins

    American homicide victim. she was a hippie dropout and a product of the drug culture. she met charles manson and fell in love with him, so she joined his camp at the spahn ranch in death valley. in 1968, she had zee zo zeze zedfrack with unknown father. she was eight months pregnant with sharon tate when she was beaten …

  • Pete Wingfield
  • Robert Cole

    American author and astrologer. he was diagnosed with aids on 7/22/1988. he died in san francisco, ca, at 1:24 pm pdt. he was accompanied by his lover for nine years; his obituary stated that he was survived his daughter.

  • Stuart Taylor Jr.

    Contributing editor at National Journal and author of several books on legal issues.

  • Hans Cousto

    Astrologer, musician, and music researcher from switzerland/german. he devised a theory about the planetary frequencies and developed the


  • Meiko Kaji

    Meiko Kaji is a Japanese actress and singer known for her roles in female prisoner films and her hit song 'Urami Bushi'.

  • Emmanuel Krivine

    French violinist and conductor.

  • Terri Farley

    Terri Farley is an author known for her books on horses and the natural world.

  • Alan Dale



  • Antia Shreve

    Antia Shreve was an American novelist known for her novels that often explored the complexities of relationships and family.

  • Gentle Giant

    A professional wrestler known for his gentle demeanor and massive size.

  • Savoy Brown

    Savoy Brown was a professional rugby player who played for the England national team.

  • Thelma Houston

    American actress and singer (sisters of glory).

  • Bill Danoff


  • Robin Strasser
    Robin Strasser

    American actress

  • Christy Moore

    Irish singer-songwriter/guitarist (planxty & moving hearts).

  • Cornelius Bumpus
  • Robin Strasser

    American actress

  • Helen Gamboa

    Filipina's veteran singer, actress, and beauty queen. gamboa is the wife of actor-comedian/tv host/politician-senator tito sotto and the mother of actress/singer ciara sotto and actor/singer gian sotto.


  • Richard O'Sullivan (actor)
  • Eva Norvind

    Norwegian-mexican actress and producer (d.2006)

  • Richard O'Sullivan
    Richard O'Sullivan

    English singer and actor

  • Alison Margaret Bauld


  • Sivi Aberg

    Actress for batman tv show


  • Harvey Andrews

    English poet and singer-songwriter

  • Donal McCann
  • Peter Carey

    Australian novelist and two-time winner of the Booker Prize.

  • Terry Allen

    American country music singer

  • John Bannon

    Australian academic and politician, 39th premier of south australia (d. 2015)


  • Jean-Paul Alduy
  • Tony Auth

    American cartoonist. in 1976, he was awarded the pulitzer prize for his editorial cartoons. he was a cartoonist for the philadelphia inquirer. he published "behind the lines," a collection of his drawings in 1978.

  • Bob Weiss
  • Ewart Mills

    Former President of Ghana.

  • Ingram Marshall

    Marshall was an influential American composer known for his minimalist and electronic music.


  • Lars Sjösten
  • David Marshall

    Scottish politician and member to parliament, elected by the general election on 6/11/1987.

  • Lawrence Collins

    Baron collins of mapesbury, english lawyer and judge

  • Catherine P Saxton

    American born british public relations executive


  • Angela Carter

    Renowned British author known for her magical realism and feminist themes.

  • Armando Krieger

    Armando krieger is a renowned composer known for his contributions to classical music.

  • Dave Chambers

    Canadian ice hockey coach and player

  • John Irvin

    Actor (moment in time).

  • Vasilis N Triantafillidis

    Greek actor and comedian

1939 - 1930

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1939 - 1930


  • Denni Tito

    Former President of Yugoslavia.

  • Sidney Altman

    Canadian-american biologist and academic, nobel prize laureate (d. 2022)

  • Ruud Lubbers

    Dutch politician, economist, and politician.

  • Johnny Maestro

    American pop/doo-wop singer (d. 2010)

  • Jimmy Ruffin
    Jimmy Ruffin

    Soloist ("what becomes of the broken hearted?"


  • Lester Thurow

    Renowned economist and author known for his work on economic globalization.

  • Kevin O'Connor in Honolulu

    Hawaii; actor (bogie special effects, hawaii).

  • Johnny Caldwell

    Ireland -- flyweight boxer (1956 olympics, bronze medalist).


  • Claude Raymond

    Canadian baseball player and coach

  • Eddie Clayton

    English footballer


  • François Scellier
  • Cornelius Cardew

    British composer associated with the avant-garde and experimental music.

  • Tony O'Reilly

    Irish rugby player and businessman

  • Andreas Whittam Smith

    Co-founder of The Independent newspaper.

  • Robin Hanbury-Tenison

    English author and explorer


  • Michael Hopkins

    English architect (d. 2023)

  • Avraham Heffner

    Israeli actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2014)

  • Avraham Heffner

    Screenwriter and director of israeli actors (d. 2014).

  • Isobel Warren

    Canadian author


  • Manuel Cardona

    Renowned physicist who made significant contributions to the field of solid-state physics.

  • Heinz Marti

    Heinz marti is a swiss composer known for his contributions to contemporary classical music.

  • Richard Shelby


  • Ben Smith

    Atlanta, georgia -- pga golfer (ralphs senior classic-4th)

  • Donald Russell Holler



  • Johnny Unitas

    American football player and sportscaster (d. 2002)

  • Robert Chapuis
  • Roger Perry
    Roger Perry
  • Nexhmije Pagarusha

    Kosovar actress and singer


  • Pete Domenici

    American lawyer and politician, 37th mayor of albuquerque (d. 2017)

  • Jordi Bonet

    Spanish-canadian painter and sculptor (d. 1979)

  • Alan Cuthbert

    English pharmacologist and academic (d. 2016)

  • Derek Taylor

    At 65, beatles publicist dies from cancer

  • Hans Boskamp [Johan HG Hoelscher]

    Actor/producer (oh my papa).


  • Ingvar Wixell
  • Teresa Brewer
    Teresa Brewer

    American jazz and pop singer (born 1931).

  • Jerry Chesnut
  • Gene Wolfe

    Gene Wolfe was a renowned author known for his science fiction and fantasy works.

  • Teresa Brewer

    American pop singer known for hits like 'Music! Music! Music!' and 'Till I Waltz Again with You.'


  • Bryne Cooper

    Renowned actor known for his roles in classic films.

  • Jean Gandois

    French engineer for roads and bridges in guinea and brazil. he was vice-president, general manager and trade manager at st. wendel-sidelor co., as well as administrator for several other companies such as ens.

  • Jacques Tauran
  • John Smith

    Scottish-english lawyer and politician, labour party leader, leader of the opposition (b. 1938)

  • Babe Parilli

    American football player and coach (d. 2017)

1929 - 1920

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1929 - 1920


  • Hubert Grimault
  • Dick Williams

    American baseball player, coach, and manager (d. 2011)

  • Dave Anderson


  • Paul Lauterbur


  • Dick Williams baseball player

    Manager (including seattle mariners 1986-87).


  • Marvin Mitchelson

    American lawyer, who was once the highest-paid in the world for his palimony cases and self-promotion. his $2 million settlement for pamela mason's divorce case against actor james mason and his palimony suit against lee marvin brought by michelle triola in 1976 earned him notoriety.

  • Hamilton (Bermuda)
  • John Ingle

    Actor (edward quartermaine- general hospital)

  • Herbert Siegel

    American entrepreneur and ceo at bhc communications, a television station conglomerate that is a subsidy of time-warner. siegel graduated from college with a degree in journalism.


  • Elisabeth Söderström
  • Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

    German screenwriter

  • Jim Lowe

    Springfield, massachusetts -- dj (wnew), "king of trivia".

  • Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

    German-american author and screenwriter (b. 1927)

  • Ruth Jhabvala

    German-american screenwriter and author (d. 2013).


  • Herbie Steward
  • Val Bisoglio in New York City

    New york, usa; actor (lieutenant marsh - police woman, danny - quincy me).

  • Val Bisoglio

    American actor


  • John Field

    Renowned physicist known for his contributions to quantum field theory.

  • Vasily Golovanov

    Soviet war correspondent and journalist.

  • Luiz Pacheco

    Portuguese writer, neo-abjectionist and advocate for the early writings by the portuguese surrealists. pacheco's works include the "the libertine strolls its splendor in braga" as well as "the idolatrous."

  • Lauri Vaska

    Estonian-american chemist and academic (d. 2015)

  • Paxton Davis

    American journalist, educator, and author of twelve books. his first novel, "two soldiers," was published in 1956. he wrote three memoirs: "being a boy", "a boy no more," or "a boy's war". he died from heart disease at the age of 69 on may 28, 1994.


  • André du Bouchet
  • Marjorie Boulton

    British writer, critic, and lyric poet. the latter is in esperanto.

  • Albert Band

    French-american producer and director (d. 2002).

  • Albert Band

    French-american director and producer (d. 2002)

  • Claude Vaillant

    France writer


  • Anne Baxter
    Anne Baxter

    Frank lloyd wright's daughter is an american actress, author, and noted family. in 1946, she won the oscar for best supporting actress in "the razor's edge", and in 1956 was nominated to the oscar for best actress for "all about eve". she took over the role of margo channing from lauren bacall in broadway's production of "applause" in 1971. in …

  • Jim Lowe

    American singer-songwriter, disc jockey, and radio host (d. 2016)

  • Bülent Ulusu

    Turkish admiral and politician, 18th prime minister of turkey (d. 2015)

  • Pete V Domenici American politician (Senator-Republican-New Mexico


  • Anne Baxter in Michigan City

    Indiana, usa; actress (myra - marcus welby victoria - hotel).


  • Dominique Aubier

    French author. over a period of fifty years, aubier published forty books. her books are esoteric in nature, with the latest being one about indian cinema and its symbolism. she has published several books on miguel de cervantes's don quixote and its alleged cabalistic encoded.

  • Jacques Duby

    French actor on stage, film, and television. he passed away on february 15, 2012.

  • Darren McGavin
    Darren McGavin

    American actor and director (d. 2006)

  • Joe O'Donnell

    American photojournalist and documentary photographer (d. 2007).

  • François Maurer

    French priest, an ecclesiastic and a roman catholic cardinal. he was ordained on february 15, 1948. he spent many years in france. he was ordained a bishop on may 23, 1971. he resigned as vicar at apostolic of iles saint-pierre et miquelon on february 17, 2000. on april 5, 2000, he died at the age of 77.


  • Gaston Rebuffat

    Gaston rebuffat was a french alpinist, mountain guide, and author, best known for his numerous first ascents in the french alps and his influential writings on mountaineering.

  • Gaston Rébuffat

    French mountain guide and alpinist. his name was given to the climbing technique of gaston. he was the recipient of france's chevalier de la la(c.gion d’honneurin) 1984.

  • Gale Robbins
    Gale Robbins

    Chicago, illinois -- actress (fuller brush girl, mr hex)

  • Asa Briggs

    Baron briggs, english historian and academic (d. 2016)

  • Stellio Lorenzi

    French director and screenwriter who died in paris 25 september 1990.


  • Lilymae Hodges

    Lilymae Hodges was a renowned American dancer who performed with several prestigious dance companies.

  • Bunny Lambert

    Renowned chemist who made significant contributions to the field of organic chemistry.

  • Rendra Karno

    Indonesian actor (d. 1985)

1919 - 1910

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1919 - 1910


  • Eva Perón

    Argentine actress, who was active in radio and films before she married juan peron on 10/21/1945. she was the first lady and helped him rise to power. she became one of the most important women of her generation. she was loved by her people and she was greatly missed by her country at her passing. legendary, she was either a …

  • Evea Peron

    Evea Peron was the wife of Argentine President Juan Perón and served as the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 to 1952.

  • Antia Peron

    Antia Peron was an Argentine political leader who served as the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 to 1952.

  • Eva Peron

    Argentine first lady (born 1919).

  • Jean Cornec

    Logonna-daoulas executives


  • Argeliers Leon

    Argeliers leon was a cuban composer known for his contributions to cuban music, particularly in the genres of son and bolero.

  • Jacques Mennessier

    Evreux military man

  • Jean Casanova

    Marseille executives


  • David Tomlinson
    David Tomlinson

    Scotland, united kingdom -- actor ("mary poppins," helter skelter).

  • Domenico Bartolucci

    Italian composer and cardinal (d. 2013).

  • Lenox Hewitt

    Australian public servant (d. 2020)

  • William Geoffrey

    Expert in the disposal of biddle bombs.

  • Carlos Jimenez Ledgard

    Peruvian politician and lawyer. deputy of lima (1962-1962), and president of his chamber for two terms (1956-1957). five of his brothers were tv presenter enrique "kiko", ledgard, and walter ledgard (south american champion swimmer and masters champion). he was elected deputy of lima in 1956, which integrated the list of peruvian democratic movement. he was elected to the presidency of …


  • Sonny Corleone

    The eldest son of Vito Corleone, known for his hot-headed and violent nature, portrayed in the Godfather novel and films.

  • W. B. Young

    Scottish rugby player and physician (d. 2013)

  • Huw Wheldon

    Welsh-english broadcaster (d. 1986)

  • Huw Wheldon

    Welsh-english broadcaster (d. 1986)

  • Harry Shaw

    Scottish pensioner aged 80 who contracted food poisoning from e.coli 0157 while eating lunch at wishaw's old parish church hall, 11/17/1996. on 11/26, he died. he was the first to die from the disease and the fourth to become ill. john barr and elaine barr owned a butcher shop that sold meat. this was the cause of the epidemic.


  • Hedley Mattingly
  • Marvin J. Ashton


  • Orson Welles


  • Sydney Carter


  • Theodore White



  • Arthur Snelling

    Diplomat and civil servant from england. british ambassador to south africa (d. 1996)

  • Sir Arthur Snelling

    British ambassador (d. 1996)

  • Randall Jarrell

    American essayist and poet (born 1914).

  • Emile Martin

    Cendras musician


  • Lucilia Junqueira de Almeida Prado

    Renowned poet whose works continue to inspire readers.

  • Simon Ramo

    American physicist and engineer (d. 2016)

  • John Spencer Hardy

    American general (d. 2012)

  • François Brousse

    He was a philosopher professor, who taught mainly in the languedoc–roussillon area. he is the author or 80 works, including poems, essays, historical, esoteric, and novels. he was the pioneer of philosophy cafes, which were appearing almost everywhere in france towards the end of 20th century. brousse died october 25, 1995 in clamart, france.

  • John Hardy

    American general (d. 2012)


  • Katleen Ferrier

    Katleen Ferrier was a Dutch contralto opera singer who had a successful international career in the 1940s.

  • Pannalal Patel

    Gujarati author (d. 1989)

  • Paul H F Brenneker

    Netherlands -- antillian photographer/folklorist

  • Daniel Divry

    French soldier in world war ii. he was awarded the title of 'compagnon de la liba (c)ration' (english, companion to the liberation).


  • Rıfat Ilgaz

    Turkish author, poet, and educator (d. 1993)

  • Ishirō Honda

    Japanese director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1993)

  • Ishiro Honda

    Japanese film director (d. 1993).

1909 - 1900

Famous birthdays on May 7th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1909 - 1900


  • Edwin H Land

    American inventor and scientist (polaroid corporation). (born 1909)

  • Edwin Land

    American inventor and founder the polaroid camera. edison was second with 533 patents. land's daughter, who was second only to edison in patents, asked land why he couldn't see the photo he just took with his camera.

  • Edwin H. Land

    American scientist and businessman, co-founded the polaroid corporation (b. 1909)

  • Dorothy Sunrise Lorentino

    Native american teacher (d. 2005)

  • Niels Sorenson

    American chiropractor who specialized in brain plate alignment. santa fe, mn: sorenson, who died from a heart attack on january 14, 1978, was the cause of his death.


  • Paul Vignancour

    French catholic priest, archbishop emeritus de bourges.

  • Ed MacDonald

    Actor (mysteries from chinatown).

  • Wouter Paap


  • Pierre Boulanger
    Pierre Boulanger

    St mihiel military man


  • Jef van

    Durme composer.

  • Viola Armstrong

    American family and mother to the famed astronaut neil armstrong, who first walked on earth 7/20/1969


  • Irving Reis
  • Eric Krenz

    American shot putter and discus thrower (d. 1931).

  • Andre Weil

    French mathematician (born in 1906)

  • Jean Capsec-Laporterie

    St m?dard en jalles physician


  • Bumble Bee Slim
  • Philip Baxter

    Welsh-australian chemical engineer (d. 1989)


  • Val Lewton
  • Kurt Weitzmann

    German-american author and historian (d. 1993).


  • Newman

    Newman was a prominent mathematician known for his work in number theory and mathematical analysis.

  • Nikolay Zabolotsky

    Russian-soviet poet and translator (d. 1958)

  • Jimmy Ball

    Canadian sprinter (d. 1988).

  • Giorgio Zunini

    Italy scientist

  • Basil Nield

    Judge / politician


  • Jean-Philippe Lauer

    French egyptologist and architect. he was regarded as the most knowledgeable on methods and techniques for building pyramids. he went to egypt at the request of his nephew, jacques hardy. he spent 75 years in saqqara, mainly working on the restoration and maintenance of djoser’s mortuary complex.

  • Marland Milton

    Marland Milton was an American politician who served as the Governor of Oklahoma from 1941 to 1947.

  • Jolly Kramer-Johansen

    Norwegian composer and conductor. he was the composer of many nowegian films' scores. he was awarded a street in oslo's thorshov, named after him, in 1999. this is where he had lived most of his adult life. in the thorshov park was unveiled a bust that his son, actor willy kramer johansen, had sculpted.

  • Harry Golden


  • Sal Gliatto

    Baseball player.


  • Gary Cooper
    Gary Cooper

    American actor who rose to fame after his appearance in "sergeant york" in 1941. cooper won the oscar for the role in "sergeant york" in 1941. cooper was nominated for the oscars for "deeds goes to town," "the pride of the yankees" and "for whom the bell tolls." in 1961, he made his last film, "the naked edge." he made …

  • Marcel Poot

    Belgian composer, music historian and conservatory director in brussels from 1949 to 1966. his works included operas, symphonies, and ballet music.

  • Josep Sert

    Catalan architect, city planner.

  • L T Coggeshall

    Medical scientist / us secretary for hew (1956-1958).


  • Ralph Truman

    Actor (henry v treasure island), dies aged 77

  • Emile Pierron

    Nancy physician

  • Otto Bressensdorf

    German astrologer. he wrote several articles and five books about the topic. karl ernst krafft says that bressensdorf committed suicide on december 31, 1936.

  • Bauke Tuinstra

    Dutch / frisian notary/author (earstekeur)

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