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List of celebrities and famous people who were born on August 23rd

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2009 - 2000

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 2009 - 2000

2006

  • Alyssa FamilyFunPack

    Youtube star

2002

  • Indiana Massara

    Australian singer and social media personality.

  • Grant Knoche

    Pop singer

2001

  • Zaijan Jaranilla

    Zaijan jaranilla is a filipino tv actor known for his role as santino in the tv series may bukas pa.

  • Zaijian Jaranilla
    Zaijian Jaranilla

    Filipino actor

2000

  • Tate Lovett

    Youtube star

  • Nicole

    Youtube star

1999 - 1990

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1999 - 1990

1999

  • Dakota Goyo
    Dakota Goyo

    Dakota Goyo is a young actor known for his performances in movies like 'Real Steel.'

  • Jose Tunon

    Pop singer

1998

  • PJ Washington

    PJ Washington is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Charlotte Hornets in the NBA.

  • Rondarius Burks

    Rondarius Burks is an American football wide receiver who played college football at the University of Arkansas.

  • P. J. Washington

    American basketball player

1997

  • Jasier Young

    Talented basketball player known for his exceptional shooting skills.

  • Chadric Collier

    Chadric Collier is an American football defensive tackle who currently plays in the National Football League.

  • Lil Yachty

    American rapper and singer

1996

  • Javayah Jones

    Olympic gold medalist sprinter

  • Teleah Hayes

    Professional basketball player known for her scoring ability.

  • Kalanie Griffith

    Talented singer known for her powerful vocals.

  • Daziya Russell

    Professional basketball player known for her skills on the court.

1995

  • Tramya Williams

    Renowned basketball player known for her exceptional skills on the court.

  • Cameron Norrie

    British professional tennis player who has represented Great Britain in international competition.

  • Maille Boyle

    Maille Boyle is a competitive swimmer from Australia who has represented her country in international competitions.

  • Deondria Williams

    Deondria Williams is a rising young journalist who has covered a range of topics for local and national news organizations.

  • Aashritha Venkatesan

    Aashritha Venkatesan is an Indian actress who has appeared in several Kannada and Telugu language films.

1994

  • Niaya Monet

    Niaya Monet is an American singer and songwriter known for her soulful R&B music.

  • Dara Howell
  • Yusuf Nurkic

    Yusuf Nurkic is a Bosnian professional basketball player who plays in the NBA as a center.

  • August Ames

    Canadian american pornographic actress (b. 1994)

  • Jusuf Nurkić

    Bosnian basketball player

1993

  • Taylor Decker

    Taylor Decker is an American football offensive tackle who plays for the Detroit Lions in the National Football League.

  • Iván López

    Spanish professional footballer

  • Tyler Glasnow

    American baseball player

1992

  • Albirta Coughlin

    Albirta Coughlin is an American former competitive swimmer who specialized in backstroke events.

  • Jkayla Jones

    Olympic gold medalist sprinter

  • Maveryk Maverick

    Maveryk Maverick is a former American football player who played as a wide receiver in the NFL.

  • Jerney Rodgers

    Jerney Rodgers is a former American football player who played in the NFL as a wide receiver.

  • Morissa Hargitay

    Morissa Hargitay is a former competitive swimmer who specialized in freestyle and butterfly events.

1991

  • Charlii Howard

    Prominent writer and activist focusing on body positivity and mental health.

  • Ariyel Stachel

    American actor who won a Tony Award for his role in the musical 'The Band's Visit'.

  • Jemmie Fowler

    Jemmie Fowler is a former American football wide receiver who played in the National Football League.

  • Krystofer Dowling

    Krystofer Dowling is a former American football cornerback who played in the National Football League.

  • Ewelina Lisowska

    Polish singer known for her hit songs and powerful vocals.

1990

  • Evolett Rossi

    Evolett Rossi is an Italian singer-songwriter known for her soulful and emotive performances.

  • Jackolyn Johnson

    Australian Olympic gold medalist swimmer.

  • Bradrick Fitzgerald

    Bradrick Fitzgerald is a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter known for his soulful R&B music.

  • Ermin Bičakčić

    Ermin Bičakčić is a Bosnian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt.

  • Seth Curry

    Seth Curry is a talented basketball player who has made a name for himself in the NBA.

1989 - 1980

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1989 - 1980

1989

  • Breanna Conrad

    Author of several young adult fiction books.

  • Trixie Mattel

    Trixie Mattel is an American drag queen, singer-songwriter, and entrepreneur known for her successful cosmetics line.

  • Skyler Grey

    Founder of Sprout Social, a leading social media management platform.

  • Heiko Schwarz

    German footballer

  • Lianne La Havas

    British singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist

1988

  • Temari Nara

    A skilled wind-style user and strategist in the Naruto anime and manga series.

  • Jermery Lin

    Professional basketball player known for his underdog story and Linsanity phenomenon.

  • Jeremy Lin

    Jeremy lin is an american professional basketball player known for his unexpected rise to stardom with the new york knicks in 2012, sparking the 'linsanity' phenomenon.

  • Vaani Kapoor
    Vaani Kapoor
  • Kimberly Matula

    Soap opera actress

1987

  • Darren Collison

    American basketball player

  • Chris Galya

    Chris galya is a tv actor known for his role as tony chiccolini on the disney channel series jessie.

  • Alexandra Roach
    Alexandra Roach

    Welsh actress recognized for her performances in film and television.

  • Nikki Gil

    Singer and actress from the philippines

  • Hunter Hughes

    Youtube star

1986

  • Skyler Gordy (SkyBlue)

    Skyler gordy, also known as skyblue, is a musician and member of the electronic music group lmfao.

  • Josh Morris

    Australian rugby league player

  • Brett Morris

    Australian rugby league player

  • Neil Cicierega

    American comedian and musician

  • Ayron Jones

    American musician

1985

  • Eryck Nguyen

    Eryck Nguyen is a Vietnamese-American entrepreneur known for founding a successful tech startup.

  • Valeria Lukyanova
    Valeria Lukyanova

    Valeria lukyanova is a ukrainian model known for her resemblance to a barbie doll and her controversial views on spirituality and beauty standards.

  • Cale Gale

    Cale Gale is a professional football player who has played for various teams in the NFL.

  • Valeria Lukyanova

    Ukrainian model and internet personality.

  • Kether Donohue

    Actress

1984

  • Marc Broude
  • Kasten Solheim

    Kasten Solheim is a Norwegian cross-country skier who has competed in the Winter Olympics and World Cup events.

  • Glen Johnson (English footballer)
  • Glen Johnson

    Glen Johnson is a former professional boxer who held multiple world championships.

  • Eric Tai

    New zealand actor and rugby player

1983

  • Maximilian Bittner

    Maximilian Bittner is a German entrepreneur and the co-founder and CEO of the online marketplace Lazada.

  • Odell Thurman

    Odell Thurman is a former American football linebacker who played in the National Football League (NFL).

  • Marianne Steinbrecher

    German-brazilian volleyball player

  • Ruta Gedmintas
    Ruta Gedmintas

    English actress

  • Athena Farrokhzad

    Iranian-swedish poet, playwright, and critic

1982

  • Matalie Coughlin

    Olympic gold medalist swimmer

  • Nattalie Coughlin

    Nattalie Coughlin is an American former competitive swimmer who won a total of 12 Olympic medals, including 7 gold medals.

  • Natalie Coughlin

    Natalie Coughlin is an American former competitive swimmer who won a total of 12 Olympic medals, including 3 gold medals.

  • Natelie Coughlin

    Olympic gold medalist swimmer

  • Antara Biswas

    Antara Biswas is an Indian actress who has appeared in several Bengali and Hindi films.

1981

  • Illana Wernick

    Illana Wernick is an American actress known for her roles in television shows such as The Big Bang Theory and Superstore.

  • Carmen Luvana

    American pornographic actress

  • Casey Motter

    Casey Motter is an American politician who has served as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives since 2019.

  • Carlos Cuéllar

    Spanish footballer

  • Stephan Loboué

    Ivorian footballer

1980

  • Kolbee Bryant

    Renowned author known for inspiring works.

  • Vear Dempsey

    Vear Dempsey is a contemporary Irish novelist acclaimed for her lyrical and emotionally resonant works of fiction.

  • Joanne Froggatt
    Joanne Froggatt

    British actress best known for her role as Anna Bates in 'Downton Abbey'.

  • Marty York

    Marty york is an american actor best known for his role as yeah-yeah in the movie 'the sandlot'.

  • Joanne Froggatt

    English actress

1979 - 1970

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1979 - 1970

1979

  • Adyline Bakrie

    Indonesian businesswoman known for her contributions to the Bakrie Group.

  • Johanthan Hancock

    Olympic gold medalist swimmer from the United States, known for breaking world records.

  • Sayaka Murata

    Sayaka Murata is a Japanese businesswoman and the CEO of Murata Manufacturing, a leading electronics company.

  • Clare Grant
    Clare Grant
  • Ritchie Neville

    English actor and singer (five).

1978

  • Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant was an American professional basketball player and entrepreneur who co-founded a venture capital firm and media production company.

  • Kden Kobe

    Kden Kobe was a legendary NBA player who spent his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers, winning 5 championships and being named an All-Star 18 times.

  • Kattaleia Bryant

    Legendary basketball player known for her scoring prowess.

  • Colbe Bryant

    Legendary NBA player known for his scoring prowess and work ethic.

  • Kobe Bryant
    Kobe Bryant

    Bryant, an american basketball star and athlete for the los angeles lakers, was accused of rape on 23 march 2003.

1977

  • Jasan Mraz

    Jasan Mraz is an American singer-songwriter known for his folk-pop style and positive, introspective lyrics.

  • Staphanie Slater

    Staphanie Slater is a former American swimmer who won multiple medals at the Olympics and World Championships.

  • Luismanuel Rubiales

    Spanish former footballer known for his time with Levante UD.

  • Wilman Delgado

    Wilman Delgado is a former Venezuelan professional baseball outfielder.

  • Nicole Bobek

    American figure skater.

1976

  • Scott Caan
    Scott Caan

    Scott caan is an american actor known for his role as danny williams in the tv series hawaii five-0.

  • Leaf Phoenix

    American actor known for roles in films like 'To Die For' and 'The Yards'.

  • Scott Caan

    American actor

  • Pat Garrity

    American basketball player and executive

  • Melanie Gabriel

    English singer

1975

  • Joelie Benson

    Joelie Benson is a Grammy-nominated American singer and songwriter known for her soulful R&B music.

  • Eldar Sætre

    Norwegian biathlete who competed in the Winter Olympics and World Championships.

  • Delailah Dawson

    Delailah Dawson is an American author known for her fantasy and science fiction novels.

  • Rupal Thakkar

    Rupal Thakkar is an Indian entrepreneur who founded a successful technology startup.

  • Arlenne Arce

    Arlenne Arce is a Puerto Rican politician who has served in the Puerto Rico House of Representatives since 2017.

1974

  • Stelios Giannakopoulos

    Stelios Giannakopoulos is a retired Greek professional soccer player who played as a midfielder.

  • Ray Park
    Ray Park

    Scottish actor and stuntman

  • Toni Brunner
  • Shifty Shellshock

    American actor and singer (crazy town).

  • Tana Ramsay

    Tana Ramsay is a businesswoman and author, married to celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay.

1973

  • Rotha Thorn

    Renowned boxer known for his powerful punches and impressive record.

  • Casey Blake

    American baseball player

  • Gregg Hurwitz

    Bestselling author known for his thriller novels.

  • Kimo

    Renowned surfer known for his big wave riding skills.

  • Kerry Walmsley

    New zealand cricketer

1972

  • Souad Massi
  • Anthony Calvillo

    Cfl quarterback (hamilton tiger cats)

  • Manuel Vidrio

    Mexican footballer, coach, and manager

  • Martin Grainger

    Manager and english footballer

  • Raul Casanova

    Puerto rican-american baseball player

1971

  • Vincenta Bradley

    Legendary basketball player known for her exceptional skills on the court.

  • Mikle Weiss

    Award-winning investigative journalist known for his in-depth reporting on political corruption.

  • Demetrio Albertini

    Italian footballer known for his time at AC Milan and the Italian national team.

  • Aaron Douglas (actor)
  • Kinnie Starr

    Kinnie Starr is a Canadian actress known for her roles in television shows and films.

1970

  • Phenyx Phoenix

    Award-winning actor known for his versatile roles in film and television.

  • Shanard Hurd

    Talented actor known for his versatile roles in film and television.

  • River Phoenix
    River Phoenix

    River Phoenix was a talented actor known for his roles in films like 'Stand by Me' and 'My Own Private Idaho.'

  • Cederic Gracia

    Renowned motocross racer with multiple championships.

  • Sway Calloway

    Sway calloway is a rapper and radio personality known for his work as a host on mtv's total request live and for co-hosting the wake up show.

1969 - 1960

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1969 - 1960

1969

  • Geneviève Brouillette

    Canadian actress

  • Giacomo Lombardi

    Seasoned journalist known for his in-depth feature stories.

  • Jack Lopresti

    An english soldier and politician

  • Keith Tyson

    English illustrator and painter

  • Tinus Linee

    South african rugby player and coach (d. 2014.)

1968

  • Emmanuel Pierrat
  • Alex Britti

    Italian singer-songwriter and guitarist.

  • Krisztina Rády

    Krisztina rády is a hungarian actress known for her roles in several popular hungarian films and tv shows.

  • Cortez Kennedy

    Cortez Kennedy was a Hall of Fame defensive tackle for the Seattle Seahawks.

  • Chris DiMarco

    American golfer

1967

  • Andrius Mamontovas

    Lithuanian musician known for his solo career and as the lead vocalist of Foje.

  • Anthony Kalloniatis
  • Sammy Sadler
  • Ty Burrell

    Known for his role in the TV show Modern Family.

  • Jim Murphy

    Scottish lawyer and politician, minister of state for europe

1966

  • Ranjit Singh Boparan

    Founder of 2 Sisters Food Group, one of the largest food manufacturing companies in the UK.

  • Marco Bracci

    Italian volleyball champion and a member the italian men's volleyball team that won the bronze medal at the atlanta olympics on 8/04/1996.

  • Rik Smits

    Dutch former professional basketball player who played for the Indiana Pacers in the NBA.

  • Charley Boorman

    Charley Boorman is known for his motorcycle adventures with Ewan McGregor.

  • Christophe Galtier

1965

  • Mouhamad Hanif

    Mouhamad Hanif is a Pakistani novelist and journalist known for his satirical and politically-charged works.

  • Flex Wheeler

    Flex wheeler is a retired professional bodybuilder known for his impressive physique and numerous bodybuilding titles.

  • Roger Avary

    Canadian director, producer, and screenwriter

  • Roger Avary
    Roger Avary

    Canadian screenwriter and producer of director films

  • Courtney Gains

    Actor

1964

  • Johan Bruyneel

    Belgian professional cyclist placed 60th in one race at atlanta olympics, and 24th in the "against-the clock" race.

  • Jeaninne Faber

    Jeaninne Faber is a former competitive swimmer from the United States.

  • Ray Ferraro

    Canadian ice hockey player and broadcaster

  • Kong Hee

    The city harvest church was founded by a singaporean pastor

  • Wendy Pepper

    American fashion designer

1963

  • Danyle Levy

    Canadian actor, director, and producer, best known for his work on the sitcom Schitt's Creek.

  • Koichi Tamura

    Japanese former professional baseball player known for his successful career in Nippon Professional Baseball.

  • Chan-wook Park
    Chan-wook Park
  • Kenny Wallace

    American race car driver

  • Park Chan-wook

    South korean director, producer, and screenwriter

1962

  • Sanjiv Sam Gambhir

    Pioneering work in molecular imaging and early cancer detection.

  • Maleke Diop

    Maleke Diop is a Senegalese novelist who has gained recognition for her exploration of African identity and culture.

  • Shuan Ryder

    Shuan Ryder is an English singer, songwriter, and musician, best known as the lead singer of the rock band Happy Mondays.

  • Shaun Ryder

    English actor and singer (happy mondays and black grape).

  • Dean Karnazes

    American athlete who set records for long-distance running. karnazes is also the author of "ultra marathon man - confessions of an all-night runner".

1961

  • Alexandre Desplat

    French composer of original film soundtracks. in 2015, he won an oscar for his film "grand hotel budapest".

  • Gary Mabbutt

    Actor and footballer from england

  • Dean DeLeo

    American guitarist (stone temple pilots talk show, army of anyone)

  • Hitomi Takahashi

    Japanese actress

  • Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf

    Iranian commander and politician, 54th mayor of tehran

1960

  • Fadil Vokrri

    Legendary footballer known for his skills and leadership on the field.

  • Amea Eriksson

    Amea Eriksson was a celebrated Swedish novelist known for her poignant and introspective narratives.

  • Francetta Vargas

    Francetta Vargas is a Mexican poet known for her lyrical and socially conscious poetry.

  • Gilles-Éric Séralini
  • Simmone Landers

    Simmone Landers is a Canadian writer who has published several novels and short stories.

1959 - 1950

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1959 - 1950

1959

  • Edwyn Collins

    British guitarist, singer, and violinist, who was also the bandleader of "orange juice", a revered british group that was formed in 1977. they had several hit albums, including "rip it up", which was released in 1982. in 1985, the band disbanded and collins began a solo career in 1980s. collins then moved into popular music in 1997.

  • Bruno Chevillon

    French double bass jazz player.

  • George Kalovelonis

    Greek tennis player and coach

  • Kidd Kraddick

    American radio host (b. 1959)

  • Mark Williams

    Actor

1958

  • Kathi Heyer

    Kathi Heyer was a West German swimmer who won multiple medals at the European and World Championships in the 1970s.

  • Julio Franco

    Dominican baseball player and manager

  • James van Praagh

    James van praagh is a well-known medium and author, best known for his work in the field of spiritual communication and afterlife exploration.

  • Yan Lianke

    Chinese author known for his novels depicting contemporary China.

  • Joanna Storm

    American porn actress

1957

  • Maximiano Alonso

    Renowned race car driver who achieved success in Formula One.

  • Tasos Mitropoulos

    Greek politician and footballer

1956

  • Nikolos Gage

    American filmmaker known for his historical dramas such as Schindler's List and The Pianist.

  • Francis Le Guen
  • Cris Morena
  • Skipp Sudduth

    American actor and director

  • Gilles Jallet

1955

  • Fumi Hirano

    Renowned Japanese voice actress known for her roles in anime series.

  • Kinser

    Renowned racecar driver known for his success in sprint car racing.

  • Garvin Moses

    Former NFL offensive lineman who played for the Seattle Seahawks and Los Angeles Rams.

  • David Learner

    British actor

1954

  • Marina Petrella
  • Charles Busch

    American actor and screenwriter

  • Halimah Yacob

    Singaporean unionist and politician, 9th speaker and 8th president of singapore

  • Charles Busch

    American drag director, writer, actor, and drag queen

  • Kurt Andersen

    Novelist

1953

  • Meghen Lowman

    Renowned canopy biologist known for her work in forest conservation.

  • Zeven Koza

    Known for his work in genetic programming.

  • Randy Williams

    American olympic track and fields athlete, the long jumper won two gold medals at the 1972 and 1976 games.

  • Bobby G

    English singer-songwriter (bucks fizz)

  • Klaus-Dietrich Flade

    German fr, cosmonaut (soyuz tm-14)

1952

  • Dalton Reed

    Dalton reed is a renowned singer known for his soulful voice and chart-topping hits.

  • Harly Dawson

    Harly Dawson is a renowned paleontologist known for her groundbreaking research on prehistoric life.

  • Evamaria Müller

    Evamaria Müller was a German athlete who specialized in track and field events.

  • Marieann Eisenhauer

    Marieann Eisenhauer was a Canadian swimmer who competed in the 1968 and 1972 Summer Olympics.

  • Georgios Paraschos

    Manager and footballer from greece

1951

  • Maraki Samaras

    Maraki Samaras is a Greek politician who served as the Prime Minister of Greece from 2012 to 2015.

  • Queen Noor of Jordan
  • Jimi Jamison

    American singer-songwriter "survivor" (d. 2014.)

  • Noor Al-Hussein

    Queen Noor of Jordan, the widow of King Hussein.

  • Mark Hudson

    American record producer and musician

1950

  • Ravindra Gaikwad

    Indian politician known for his controversial actions.

  • Matsue Miyamoto

    Matsue Miyamoto is a contemporary Japanese novelist known for her novels exploring themes of identity and social issues.

  • Carmita Velasquez

    Carmita Velasquez was a renowned Guatemalan sculptor known for her intricate and thought-provoking works.

  • Dagoberto Gilb

    American author of Mexican descent known for his literary works on the immigrant experience.

  • Pollyann Sutcliffe

    Pollyann Sutcliffe was a British biographer known for her insightful and well-researched works on historical figures.

1949 - 1940

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1949 - 1940

1949

  • Hennie Kuiper

    Hennie Kuiper is a former Dutch professional cyclist who won the 1980 Olympic road race.

  • Leslie van Houten

    Leslie van houten is known for being a former member of the manson family cult and her involvement in the infamous tate-labianca murders in 1969.

  • Rick Springfield
    Rick Springfield

    An australian singer who was a teen idol, became a soap star and went on to become a platinum-selling rocker. he has sold 18,000,000 albums. the australian-born singer, who was briefly in the limelight as a teen sensation in the '70s, returned to the forefront in the early 1980s as a double threat sex symbol. he was the heartthrob dr. …

  • Jacques Weber

    French actor, director, and writer

  • Shelley Long
    Shelley Long

    American comedian, actress, hostess and talk show hostess. she also heads her own production company. most well-known for "cheers," she is an american actress. for her tv magazine show, she received two golden globes and an emmy.

1948

  • Rudy Ruettiger

    Former college football player known for his inspirational story portrayed in the movie 'Rudy'.

  • Atef Bseiso

    Palestinian intelligence officer (d. 1992).

  • Andrei Pleșu

    Romanian journalist and politician, 95th romanian minister of foreign affairs

  • Lev Zeleny

    Russian scientist and academic

  • Ron Blomberg

    1st baseman (new york yankees) / 1st designated hitter

1947

  • Macky Alarcon

    Former President of the Philippines

  • Rowena Wallace

    An english-born australian actress who is most well-known for her roles in soap opera. she is best known for her gold logie-winning role as patricia "pat the rat" hamilton/morrell/palmer in "sons and daughters" (1981-1985).

  • David Robb

    Scottish actor

  • Willy Russell

    Author/playwright (shirley valentine educating rita).

  • Linda Thompson

    English folk-rock singer-songwriter

1946

  • Keith Moon

    Drummer for the rock band The Who known for his wild antics.

  • Sami Naïr

    Sami naïr is a french-algerian sociologist, writer, and politician known for his work on immigration, integration, and european politics.

  • Michel Wieviorka

    Michel wieviorka is a french sociologist known for his work on social movements, terrorism, and racism.

  • Eldon Hoke

    Eldon Hoke, also known as El Duce, was a controversial figure in the world of professional wrestling.

1945

  • Rita Pavone
    Rita Pavone

    Rita pavone is an italian actress and singer known for her successful music career in the 1960s and her energetic stage presence.

  • Rayburn Wright

    Rayburn Wright was a successful football player known for his skills on the field.

  • Rayfield Wright

    American football coach and player

  • Steve Kroft

    Journalist

  • David Chase

    Writer

1944

  • Jean-Pierre Masseret

    French politician. he was a member of france's senate and represented the moselle region from 1983 to 2011. he is a member the socialist party. after being a member since 1986 of the regional council, he is the president of the lorraine region. from 1995 to 1997, he was talange's mayor and secretary of state for veterans affairs from 1997 …

  • Antonia Novello

    American physician and public health administrator who was the first woman and first Hispanic to serve as Surgeon General of the United States.

  • Saira Banu
    Saira Banu

    Indian actress

  • Lena Tabori

    Stockholm, sweden -- model/daughter of viveca lindfors

1943

  • Nelson DeMille

    American author and lieutenant

  • Nelson DeMille

    Bestselling American author of thriller novels.

  • Dale Campbell-Savours

    Baron campbell-savours, english businessman and politician

  • Peter Lilley

    English politician, secretary of state for business, innovation and skills

  • Pino Presti

    Italian bass player, composer, conductor, and producer

1942

  • Nattie Graham

    Renowned abstract painter from the 20th century.

  • Patricia McBride

    American ballerina who was principal dancer at the new york city ballet for 28 years, the longest-running career. mcbride is internationally known for her long-standing and well-respected adagio partnership, which she had with edward villella.

  • Nancy Richey

    American tennis player

  • Susana Vieira
  • Nancy Richey Gunther in San Antonio

    Texas, usa; tennis player (us doubles 1965 and 1966).

1941

  • Hollan Cheney

    American politician and diplomat who served as the United States Deputy Secretary of State.

  • Alvy Powell

    Alvy Powell is an American politician known for his contributions to public service.

  • Onora O'Neill

    Baroness o'neill of bengarve, british philosopher, academic, and politician

  • Bill Parcells

    Coach

  • Jim Ford

    American singer-songwriter (d. 2007.)

1940

  • Derry Irvine

    British politician who served as Lord Chancellor from 1997 to 2003.

  • Richard Sanders (actor)
  • Galen Rowell

    American photographer and mountaineer (d. 2002).

  • Linton Brooks

    Linton Brooks is a former U.S. Under Secretary of Energy.

  • Richard Sanders

    American screenwriter and actor

1939 - 1930

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1939 - 1930

1939

  • Brian C Cook
  • Charles Wardle

    Mp / under secretary of state british home office

  • Ronald [Ronny] A Casseres

    Minister of dutch antilles

  • Carl Yastrzemski

    Athlete

  • Brian Cook

    Famous footwear's president from 1979 to 2001 was an american entrepreneur. cook was one the first employees of the shoe company. under his strategic leadership, the chain grew to 907 stores with sales of over $1 billion and became america's leading family footwear brand.

1938

  • Xavier Emmanuelli

    French doctor, co-founder, and president of "doctors without borders," 1979-1988. he was appointed to the prime minister's office for emergency humanitarian action in may 1995. 1981, he published "ethics and medicine".

  • Viva (actress)
  • Win Blevins

    American author known for his works on the American West.

  • Giacomo Bini

    Italian priest and missionary (b. 1938)

  • Roger Greenaway

    English singer-songwriter/producer (the kestrels brotherhood of man & the pipkins).

1937

  • Denney Sanford

    Denney Sanford is a philanthropist and businessman who has made significant contributions to various charitable organizations.

  • Pat Gillick

    Businessman

1936

  • Henry Lee Lucas

    American serial killer (d. 2001).

  • Pierre Hériaud
  • Roger Cukierman

    French banker, businessman, and jewish philanthropist. he is the president of conseil repra(c?)sentatif des institutions juives en france (crif), and vice president at the world jewish congress.

  • Henry Lee Lucas

    American murderer (d. 2001)

  • Rudy Lewis

    American r&b singer (d. 1964)

1935

  • Arthella Simmons

    Arthella Simmons is a contemporary American poet acclaimed for her lyrical and evocative works.

  • Drury Underwood

    Drury Underwood was an American competitive swimmer who won multiple medals in the Olympics and other international competitions.

  • Sol Kerzner

    Sol Kerzner was a South African businessman who founded the Southern Sun Hotel Group and Sun International.

  • Roy Strong

    Writer / art historian / director (victoria & albert museum)

  • Annie Proulx

    Journalist

1934

  • Sonny Jurgensen

    American football player. former quarterback for the national football league's washington redskins and philadelphia eagles. in 1983, he was inducted into pro football hall of fame.

  • Lojze Lebic

    Composer

  • Christian "Sonny" Jurgensen NFL quarterback (Philadelphia Eagles

    Washington redskins).

  • Christian Jurgensen

    Wilmington sports champions

  • Norman Schwarzkopf

    Soldier

1933

  • Tibor Gánti

    Tibor Gánti was a Hungarian biologist who proposed the chemoton model, a theoretical framework for the origin of life.

  • Pete Wilson

    American politician who was elected governor of california in november 1990. he is a cold-eyed, realistic realist, still young at 60 and still trimly clean-cut. he supports abortion rights, gay rights, and banning assault weapons. he also supported a 1994 state ballot initiative to stop illegal aliens from receiving state benefits.

  • Amparo Soler Leal
    Amparo Soler Leal
  • Don Talbot

    Australian swim coach and administrator (d. 2020)

  • Pete Wilson

    American commander and politician, 36th governor of california

1932

  • Mark Russell

    American comedian and washington dc's resident political humorist. russell is a low-key comedian with a low personality. his humor may be pungent, erudite, but it lacks cruelty. he is a good person, and he is able to see both his own importance as well as the political targets he has in mind.

  • Houari Boumédiène

    Houari boumédiène was an algerian revolutionary and political leader who served as the chairman of the revolutionary council of algeria from 1965 to 1976. he is mostly known for leading the military coup in 1965 that removed president ahmed ben bella from power.

  • Enos Nkala

    Zimbabwean soldier and politician, zimbabwean minister of defence (d. 2013)

  • Houari Boumediene

    Algerian colonel and politician, 2nd president of algeria (d. 1978)

  • Enos Nkala

    Zimbabwean politician and soldier zimbabwean minister for defence (d.2013)

1931

  • Barbara Eden
    Barbara Eden

    American actress, perhaps most well-known for her role in "i dream of jeannie", a sitcom that aired on american tv between 1965-1970.

  • Coccinelle (transsexual actress)

    Coccinelle was a french transsexual actress known for her pioneering role in the transgender community and her performances in cabaret and film.

  • Hamilton O. Smith

    American microbiologist and academic, nobel prize laureate

  • Hamilton Smith

    American nobel prize winner in microbiology and academics

  • Coccinelle

    French entertainer, a revue star and female impersonator.

1930

  • Michel Rocard

    French politician who was elected as prime minister of france in 1988. after three years of office, he resigned on 5/15/1991 and was succeeded edith cresson.

  • James Kirkwood

    Playwright

  • Michel Rocard

    French civil servant and politician, 160th prime minister of france (d. 2016)

  • Andy Ireland

    (rep-r-florida, 1977- )

  • John Fairclough

    British scientific adviser

1929 - 1920

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1929 - 1920

1929

  • Nusrat Bhutto

    Nusrat Bhutto was a Pakistani politician and businesswoman who served as the First Lady of Pakistan.

  • Vera Miles
    Vera Miles

    American actress and model miss kansas 1948

  • Peter Thompson

    Peter thompson is an australian golfer known for winning five open championships between 1954 and 1965.

  • Vera Miles

    American actress

  • Vladimir Beekman

    Estonian poet and translator (d. 2009)

1928

  • Saban Entezari

    Renowned Iranian classical vocalist.

  • Wilho Ryhänen

    Finnish physicist who made contributions to the development of microwave technology.

  • Marian Seldes
    Marian Seldes

    American singer and actress (d. 2014).

  • Vera Rubin

    Scientist

  • Gerd Natschinski

    Composer

1927

  • Philippe Mestre

    French minister and politician.

  • Dick Bruna

    Dutch author and illustrator (d. 2017)

  • Martial Solal

    French composer and pianist of jazz, he is perhaps best known for his music for jean-luc godard’s first feature film aeur bout de souffle (1960).

  • Allan Kaprow

    American painter, architect, and artist. he was a key contributor to the development of the "environment", and "happening" theories in the 1960s and late 1950s. he passed away in encinitas on the 5th of april 2006.

  • John Hoskyns

    Director-general (institute of directors).

1926

  • Clifford Geertz

    Clifford Geertz was a leading cultural anthropologist known for his work on symbolic anthropology.

  • Gyula Hernádi

    Hungarian screenwriter and author (d. 2005).

  • Fredrik Conradi

    Norwegian singer and adman. he was a member the popular band the monn keys from 1951 to 1954. conradi retired later from the group, and began working in advertising. conradi was also the father of kay=re conradi.

1925

  • Robert Mulligan

    American producer and director (d. 2008).

  • Elizeth Goulart

    Elizeth Goulart is a Brazilian politician who has served as a federal deputy for the state of Rio Grande do Sul.

  • Sulkhan Fyodorovich Tsintsadze

    Sulkhan fyodorovich tsintsadze was a georgian composer known for his contributions to classical music, particularly for his compositions for string instruments.

  • Wlodzimierz Kotonski

    Wlodzimierz kotonski is a polish composer known for his electronic and electroacoustic music compositions.

  • Robert Mulligan

    American director and producer (d. 2008)

1924

  • Robert Solow

    American economist and academic, nobel prize laureate (d. 2023)

  • Ephraim Kishon

    Israeli screenwriter, author, and dramatist. he was also an oscar-nominated director. he was one the most popular contemporary satirists around the globe.

  • Ephraim Kishon

    Ephraim Kishon was a popular Israeli satirist and author.

  • Ayli Kishon

    Ayli Kishon was a Hungarian-born Israeli author known for his satirical works.

  • Siti Hartinah Suharto

    The wife of president suharto, indonesia

1923

  • Edman Codd

    Edman Codd was a British computer scientist who is best known for his pioneering work on relational database theory and the development of the relational model.

  • Dona Shaw

    American astrologer, motel owner. she was a journalist major at college, and she worked for boeing aircraft during world war ii. at 45, she returned to school to obtain her teaching credential. she taught elementary school in bakersfield from 1962-1984. the bubbly redhead was blessed with five children by her one marriage.

  • Edgar Codd

    English-american programmer and computer scientist (d. 2003).

  • Edgar F Codd

    English computer scientist (d. 2003)

  • Wolfgang Sawallisch in Munich

    Germany; conductor (vienna symphony 1960-70).

1922

  • Roland Dumas

    French politician and minister of foregin affairs under president mitterrand from 1984-1986, and again from 1988-93.

  • Jean Darling
    Jean Darling

    American singer and actress (d. 2015).

  • Roland Dumas

    French politician and lawyer who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs.

  • George Kell

    American sportscaster and baseball player (d. 2009).

  • Nazik Al-Malaika

    Iraqi poet and academic (d. 2007)

1921

  • Kenneth Arrow

    American economist and academic, nobel prize laureate (d. 2017)

  • Kenneth Arrow

    Nobel laureate known for his contributions to welfare economics.

  • Arrow

    Arrow was a renowned political scientist known for his contributions to social choice theory.

  • Ken Arrow

    Nobel laureate in economics for his contributions to general equilibrium theory and welfare economics.

  • Sam Cook

    English cricketer and umpire (d. 1996)

1920

  • Raziah Begum

    Raziah Begum was a renowned Urdu poet from Pakistan who is known for her lyrical and introspective poetry.

  • Jean Egen

    French journalist (le monde, le canard enchaa(r(c)), and author of many books. he achieved literary success with his autobiography, "les tilleuls de lautenbach" [the lime trees of lautenbach].

  • Karl Lichte

    German nazi captain (hauptsturmfa 14 hrer) who served in the waffen-ss during world war ii and was awarded the knight's cross of the iron cross for his command of the 5th company of the 5th ss panzer regiment, 5th ss panzer division wiking, on the 6th may 1945. he was 84 years old when he died in bielefeld, germany, 24 …

1919 - 1910

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1919 - 1910

1919

  • Pierre Oliver

    Nancy painters

  • Vladimir Abramovich Rokhlin

    Azerbaijani-russian mathematician and academic (b. 1919)

  • Vladimir Rokhlin

    Azerbaijani mathematician, theorist (d.1984)

  • Robert Crichton-Brown

    Ceo (rothmans international)

  • James Quinn

    Film producer / actor (joey, hammett, overlord)

1918

  • Mary McGrory

    Journalist

  • Guus [August CM] Hermus

    Dutch actor (jantjes, soldaat van oranje)

1917

  • Franklin H. Littell

    Franklin H. Littell was a journalist and historian known for his work on the Holocaust.

  • Tex Williams

    American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1985)

  • John Lee Hooker

    Musician

1916

  • Charles Orem

    Nashville executives

1915

  • Antonio Innocenti

    Italian priest ordained in 1938 as an italian ecclesiastic. in 1968, he was elected bishop and served as the vatican ambassador in spain. he was made a cardinal in 1985.

  • Pierre Dureau

    French soldier, active in resistance during world war ii.

1914

  • Nedrick Young

    American track and field athlete who won a gold medal in the 1948 Olympics.

  • Jack Dunphy

    Novelist

  • Oskar Schwappacher

    Germany military man

  • Gilbert Voyer

    Chinon executives

1913

  • Bob Crosby

    American swing singer and bandleader (d. 1993)

  • Lilla Brignone

    Italian actress and noted family member, guido brignone's daughter. between 1930 and 1982, she appeared in 40 films. she was 70 years old when she died in rome on march 24, 1984.

  • Luis-Felipe Ramon y Rivera

    Composer

  • Stanley Kitchen

    British chartered accountant

1912

  • Nelson Rodrigues

    Brazilian playwright famous for his controversial and innovative works.

  • Jeorgia Moll

    Jeorgia Moll was a German actress who appeared in numerous films and television shows.

  • Gene Kelly
    Gene Kelly

    American actor/dancer ("singing in the rain") dies at the age of 83. he was born 1912

  • Gene Kelly
    Gene Kelly

    American actor/dancer ("singing in the rain") dies at the age of 83. he was born 1912

  • Rathvon M Tompkins

1911

  • Birger Ruud

    Norway -- 90m ski jumper (1932 olympics, 36 olympics – gold medalist).

  • J.V. Cunningham

    American poet, literary critic, and translator (d. 1985)

  • Betty Robinson

    American sprinter (d. 1999)

  • Jean Breton

    France actor

  • Albert Alberts

    Journalist / writer (french battle).

1910

  • Giuseppe Meazza

    Italian footballer known for his skill and versatility.

  • Lonny Frey

    American soldier and baseball player (d. 2009).

1909 - 1900

Famous birthdays on August 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 1909 - 1900

1909

  • Ananda Devi

    Ananda Devi was a prominent Mauritian politician and writer.

  • Syd Buller

    English umpire and cricketer (d. 1970).

  • Leila Danette

    American actress (d. 2012).

1908

  • Arthur Adamov

    Kislovodsk, russia -- playwright (paolo paoli)

  • Jewell Young

    American actress who appeared in numerous films during the Golden Age of Hollywood.

  • Hannah Frank

    Scottish illustrator and sculptor (d. 2008).

  • Cornelis van Dis

    Dutch mp

1907

  • Exeter (United Kingdom)
  • Ludwig Hoelscher

    German concert cellist, nominated for the position of professor at the age of 29.

  • Mora MacDonald

    Unusual birth in scotland, safe delivery of a baby in a lifeboat. this is the first recorded such case.

  • Paul Sarradon

    Gallargues physician

1906

  • Charles Biederman
  • Harriet Parsons

    Louella parsons, columnist's daughter, is an american film producer and well-known family. she passed away january 2, 1983, in santa monica (ca).

  • Zoltan Sarosy

    Hungarian-canadian chess master (d. 2017)

1905

  • Constant Lambert

    British composer and conductor (born in 1905)

  • Ernie Bushmiller

    American cartoonist (d. 1982).

  • Leonard Constant Lambert

    London, england -- composer (king pest).

1904

  • Thelma Morgan

    American socialite, born in switzerland. she was the identical twin of gloria. she was the daughter of a diplomat dad and a spanish mom. harry and consuelo had an older brother and sister. the twins were raised in half a dozen international homes across europe, america, and south america. they had many trips and very little time with their parents.

  • Gloria Morgan-Vanderbilt
  • William Primrose

    Scottish viola player and educator (d. 1982)

  • Wolfgan Helmke

    Italy actor

  • Giana Cellini

    Italy actor

1903

  • William Primrose

    Glasgow, scotland -- violist (method to violin & viiola)

  • Mauritius van Haegendoren

    Flemish historian / senator

1902

  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Director

  • Mario Tessarotto

    Italy scientist

1901

  • John Sherman Cooper

    American captain, lawyer, and politician, 2nd united states ambassador to east germany (d. 1991)

  • Guy Bush

    American baseball manager and player (d. 1985).

  • Cecil Rolph Hewitt

    Journalist / policeman

  • Karl Bechert

    German theoretical physicist, who was primarily involved in atomic physics. he died in germany on april 1, 1981.

  • John Cooper

    American politician and captain lawyer, 2nd united states ambassador in east germany (d. 1991).

1900

  • Ernst Krenek

    Austrian/us composer (orpheus and eurydike), dies at 91

  • Malvina Reynolds

    American activist and singer (d. 1978).

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