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2019 - 2010

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 2019 - 2010

  • At Akron General Medical Center, Amanda Arnold gave birth to monoamniotic twins.

2009 - 2000

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 2009 - 2000


1999 - 1990

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1999 - 1990


1989 - 1980

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1989 - 1980

  • He was a French rower who won the Bronze medal at the 2008 Olympics as well as the Silver medal at the 2012 Olympics. He won the Gold medal at 2010 World Rowing Championships.


1979 - 1970

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1979 - 1970

  • American football player. Wide receiver/kick returner for Oakland Raiders. Howard has played with a variety of NFL teams during his seven-year NFL career. His first signing was with the Washington Redskins in 1992 on 8/25/1992. Howard was an excellent player and won the Heisman Trophy, Maxwell Awards in 1991, the Superbowl MVP Award in 1996 and the single-season record of …

  • NBA center (Los Angeles Clippers).

  • Dutch manager and footballer

1969 - 1960

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1969 - 1960

  • American actress

  • An English actor. He is the son actor Richard Harris and Elizabeth Rees-Williams. His brothers are Jared Harris, an actor, and Damian Harris, a director. Jamie Harris started his film career in 1993, when he starred in Jim Sheridan’s In The Name of the Father. After this, he made many more appearances on screen and stage. Harris' performance in Patrick …

  • California, USA; actor (Wayne-Spencer, Under One Roof).

  • in Suriname; Dutch painter.

  • Daniel Giménez Cacho
  • Katrin Cartlidge

    British actress (Born 1961).

  • American rapper Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five


1959 - 1950

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1959 - 1950

  • Canadian champion wrestler, representing Canada at 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Many expected him to win, including Sports Illustrated magazine. However, he did not place fourth in his weight category for freestyle wrestling. Davis has won numerous international titles, including Pan Am Games, European Champion and Pan Am Games Canadian Champion.

  • Luxembourgian and Liechtenstein princess, the fourth child and second daughter of Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium. As the sister of Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg and the sister-in-law of Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein, she is a princess of two current realms and a member of the Luxembourg and Liechtenstein reigning dynasties. Princess Margaretha …

  • Basque statesman

  • Spanish politician

  • Luxembourgian prince, the second son of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Princess Joséphine-Charlotte of Belgium. He is the twin brother of Princess Margaretha. His godparents are Prince Felix of Luxembourg and Princess Margrethe of Denmark. He frequently goes by the name of Jean Nassau. On 26 September 1986, Prince Jean renounced his right of succession to the Luxembourg throne.

  • American screenwriter and producer of actor directors

  • Chazz Palminteri

    American screenwriter and producer of actor directors

  • American drummer, 1968-1978. In 1980, he had a hit song called "Precidious To Me", which he both wrote and performed. The Phil Seymour Album was then released on 7/01/1981 and went straight to the top of the charts. His second album didn't do well. He went on tour in Europe with the "Textones".

  • Minnesota Twins, Cleveland Indians

  • American-Australian actor, singer

  • Politician

  • Politician

  • Swedish toxicologist, author/speaker about the millenarian New Age interpretations of the Mayan calendar called Mayanism. He sees 28 October 2011 as significant, and not 21 Dec 2012, which is what professional Mayanists do. Calleman doesn't interpret the date in terms of an apocalypse or Armageddon. He sees it as a slow transformation of consciousness that leads to a higher level …

1949 - 1940

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1949 - 1940

  • Actor / singer (Hunk)

  • American Jr. Captain Pilot and Astronaut

  • American basketball player who played for San Diego's pro basketball team three times, starting in 1972.

  • French sculptor, professor at A%0cole National supA(c).rieure des beaux arts de Paris

  • British composer and musician, Eno joined Roxy Music in January 1971 as a tech advisor. Later, he assumed a larger role in the design and direction of the group. Bryan Ferry, Eno's androgynous computer genius, ended his tenure as group leader on 6/21/1973. He began solo projects and became a highly sought-after producer, working with many bands including the two …

  • American politician and Obama Administration figure

  • Japanese professional pitchers

  • Kazakhstani runner

  • French politician, who was elected Secretary of State for the development of the territory by the FranASSois Fillon government on March 18, 2008. He is Toulon's mayor.

  • Producer

  • Australian guitarist-singer and producer (Little River Band Mississippi Travis Wellington Hedge, Birtles and Goble).

  • Adelaide, South Australia -- Rock guitarist (Little River Band).

  • Scottish fiddler, who was well-known for his Shetland fiddle tunes as well as other tunes. Bain was a student of Tom Anderson. He performed his debut performance in 1968. For tours and recordings, Bain joined Mike Whellans (a singer-guitarist) which culminated in a sold out Carnegie Hall concert as a member of the quartet "Boys of the Lough" in 1989. …

  • Japanese television personality and singer

  • Movie Actor

  • Politician

  • French track cyclist racer, twice Olympic Champion in 1968 (individual 1km Time Trial and tandem with Daniel Morelon), and winner of a Bronze Medal at the 1964 Olympics on 1km.

  • American politician and police officer

  • Rocker

  • German sociologist and academic (d.2015)

  • Canadian politician and lawyer

  • American producer and conductor of songwriters (d. 2004).

  • Politician

  • Musician

  • American actor and astrologer. He was a student of Carrol Righter in Hollywood, 1973. By the late '90s, he had taught at Righter’s school. He claimed O.J. Simpson was his ex-client in September-November 1994. This gave him a sudden burst of fame. Nicole Simpson and O.J. He referred to himself as a master astrologer and was interviewed by "Hard Copy" …

  • Politician

  • Indonesian politician and businessman, 10th Vice President of Indonesia

  • 35th Premier of Tasmania by an Australian politician

  • American guru, '60s celebrity, was once Philadelphia's most prominent hippie and self-described "planetary energy". He was the peace and love Guru, networking among scientists, activists, and business people. He was a comedian and ran Philadelphia's first Be In. He managed to make friends with the police, despite his support for LSD. He was also an excellent astrologer. He persuaded Bell …

  • American basketball General Manager for the Mavericks.

  • Lainie Kazan

    American singer and actress

  • American businessman

  • Massachusetts, USA; actor (A Connecticut Yankee at King Arthur's Court).

1939 - 1930

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1939 - 1930

  • Madeleine Albright

    Czech-American political scientist, government employee, and the first woman to be named Secretary of State in December 1996.

  • American guitarist and singer, who was also a popular performer in the 1960s. He learned to play the guitar and quit high school to travel the Southwest with his own band. They performed a variety of American and Mexican folk songs, as well as current top-40 hits. 1963 was his peak year, with a record contract that saw him achieve …

  • American CEO and executive in charge of AON, an international insurance brokerage company. Ryan is a college graduate with interests in marketing and merchandise. He holds a BS in Business.

  • American sportscaster

  • Norwegian jazz singer. She is a well-known jazz singer in Norway and has received international recognition. She is the great-granddaughter and composer Anders Heyerdahl.

  • New Zealand writer whose novels included "Hang on a Minute Mate," 1961 and "There and Back," 1962, and "The Odd Spot of Bother" 1967. This makes a total of over twenty books of comic Kiwi (New Zealand). Crump was seen in award-winning television commercials for Toyota four wheel drive before his passing on 7/03/1996.

  • Tibetan author, teacher, and traveler, he is a master of Buddhist teachings. He was educated in a Buddhist monastery and studied meditation and philosophy until he was forced to flee China by the Chinese takeover. They traveled the world together with Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche. He founded the "Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition" in 1975. He suffered …

  • American labor organizer and folk musician (d. 2008).

  • American pole vaulter and track and field gold medalist. He was awarded the gold medal at the 1960 Olympic Games and the 1959 Pan American Games.

  • Japanese actor and director (Born 1983)

  • French homicide. Psychopath, he tried to rape a girl in a dance hall and then shot her dead after she refused.

  • French psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. Conrad Stein and Denise Brauschweig analysed Mijolla; he became a psychoanalyst at the Societe Psychoanalytique de Paris 1968 and, by 2001, a training analyst.

  • Thames, England -- Actor (Spy Who Loves Me), Backfire

  • English clarinet and saxophonist

  • Thames, England -- Actor (Spy Who Loves Me), Backfire

  • Actor (Supergirl. Doomsday Gun. Patton. Be My Guest).

  • American sportscaster and golfer (d. 2013).

  • Altes Dutch minister for Justice (VVD).

  • American Democratic Party administrator who served as Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare in the United States from 1977 to 1979.

  • Pop Artist

  • French ballet director and art publicist. He was the Art Critic of Le Combat and organized many exhibitions of Contemporary Art. He also founded and directed the Ballet Theatre Comtemporain in 1968. After serving as director of Du Centre Choregraphique from 1972-1978, he became Ballet Theatre Francais de Nancy's Ballet Director.

  • Georgia, USA; painter/sculptor (Green Target).

1929 - 1920

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1929 - 1920

  • American businessman and owner of a distributorship for bottled gas. In 1949, he began to work in his father's business. He slowly built the company until he sold it on 12/04/1988. In 1962, Schaffer suffered a nervous breakdown due to stress and overwork. He built his home in 1955, and he purchased land in 1967 and 1977. He was a …

  • British playwright. He is known for his ability to seamlessly transition from drama to farce to the pain of the human soul. His works include "Five Finger Exercise", 1958, "The Private Ear and the Public Eye," 1962 and "Black Comedy," 1965. He also wrote "Equus," 1973, and "Amadeus". He is the twin to playwright Anthony Shaffer.

  • British playwright and author of "Sleuth", a double-crossed mystery thriller. He won a Tony in 1971. The film was also made. He was twin to playwright Peter Shaffer. Both attended Cambridge and separated to pursue different careers. However, they collaborated on many novels in which Anthony used the pseudonym Peter Anthony. Both became screenplay authors and playwrights.

  • American electrical engineer and CEO of Ball, a can- and bottle manufacturer who has expanded into aerospace. Ringoen is a college graduate with a BS degree in Electrical Engineering. He enjoys skiing in Vail, Colorado, for fun.

  • Norwegian actress. She made her stage debut at Det Nye Teater as a child actor. In 1945, Studioteatret was her first stage appearance as an adult. Her first movie role came in 1954.

  • American photographer, best known for his commercial fashion photography and portraits that have an immediate emotional impact. Each shot captured the essence of the subject, whether he was photographing ordinary people, politicians, or celebrities.

  • Doris Dowling
  • Johnny Walker

    Indian actor (d.2003)

  • English-Australian composer, conductor (d. 2003).

  • He was a French director, screenwriter, and novelist. His dialogue and scenes were used in more than 50 films including "Love and the Frenchwoman" and "Inspector Maigret." He was 65 when he died in 1985.

  • Expert in theology and translator of ancient languages into Italian He was a novelist and dramatist. He died in Mexico City's medical center from heart failure on August 5, 2003. He was 83 years old.

  • Lebanese patriarch

  • Aviator / writer / poet

  • Canadian academic and biologist

1919 - 1910

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1919 - 1910

  • American flying specialist and CEO at Flightsafety International. This highly profitable company has high-tech simulators that allow pilots to fly any type of aircraft, from a Cessna to a 747 to tanker planes. Ueltschi, who was once a stunt pilot and barnstormer, is still in demand.

  • Composer

  • Filmmaker / naturalist

  • American baseball player. He was a left-handed outfielder and played for the Washington Senators (1937aEUR”1940), Brooklyn Dodgers (40aEUR”1941), Pittsburgh Pirates (942aEUR”1943), Philadelphia Phillies (943aEUR”1946), Cleveland Indians (946aEUR”1947). He was a Dodgers player in the 1941 World Series, which he lost to the New York Yankees.

  • English composer, producer, and conductor (d. 1979).

  • Canadian politician and farmer 25th Premier of Prince Edward Island (d.2000)

  • Canadian ice hockey coach and player (d. 1972).

  • immunologist.

  • German astro-physicist, astronomer, and publisher of a magazine about astronomy. He was active in publishing but also on television. In 1956-1958, he visited the United States to serve as an advisor for the Disney Future-world exhibits. He was well-known in Germany as an opponent of astrology.

  • Swiss novelist and playwright, Frisch is highly representative of German-language literature following World War II. Frisch is the most significant Swiss writer of the 20th Century, following Friedrich DA 1/4. Frisch was particularly concerned with issues related to human identity, individuality and responsibility. He made use of irony in his post-war publications.

  • German physician (d. 1978)

  • Polish / US Yiddish actor (Galitzianer Cowboy)


1909 - 1900

Famous birthdays on May 15th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1909 - 1900

  • A Portuguese military man who opposed Antonio Salazar in 1958's elections. He went into exile a year later. On February 13, 1965, he was apparently assassinated by the Salazar regime's Secret Police (PIDE), near the Portuguese border in Spain. He was 58 years of age.

  • Famous for his extraordinary work, French cartoonist, illustrator and portraitist. Dubout wed Renee Altier in 1925.

  • Joseph Cotten

    American actor on the radio, film and stage. With the 1941 classic film "Citizen Kane", he became a huge box-office success. It led to nearly 60 motion picture productions over the next four decades. Cotten started his career on the stage, and was praised for his performance in "Philadelphia Story", a Broadway musical. He moved to Hollywood in 1939. He …

  • American businessman and John F. Kennedy assassination figure (d. 1970).

  • French writer about whom AP (Associated Press), wrote a brief obituary: "... was a member of France's elite arts circles for many decades, but never gained wide popularity. He was a lector at Editions Grasset, and was responsible for the books of Marguerite Yourcenar.

  • French mathematician and philosopher, who was a specialist in the philosophy of science. He was a member of the French Resistance in the LibA(c),ration movement, and was killed by the Gestapo 17 February 1944.

  • Sir William MacTaggart, the great-grandson of William McTaggart, was a Scottish painter best known for his landscapes in France, Norway, East Lothian and other parts of Scotland. He was the president of Royal Scottish Academy.

  • German-born mathematician (Born 1903)

  • Anny Ondra

    Czechoslovakia -- Actress. (Blackmail, Manxman).

  • American politician (Born 1902)

  • Italian musician and conductor of orchestras. He was 91 years old when he died in San Remo (Italie), April 2, 1994.

  • Daley (Mayor-Democrat-Chicago).

  • American politician and Democratic Mayor of Chicago since 1955. He was one of the most powerful political insiders of the U.S. and is often called "the last big-city bosses." Daley's involvement in the 1968 Democratic National Convention riots is a constant reminder of his role as Chicago's mayor. He declared war on anti-war protestors, and set the standard for how …

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