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

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2019 - 2010

Famous birthdays on May 23rd for the celebrities who were born in the years 2019 - 2010


2009 - 2000

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

  • American family member, sixth grandchild of Vice President Dick Cheney's wife Lynne Cheney. They welcomed Samuel David Cheney to their household on Wednesday, May 23, 2007. Cheney's daughter Mary, and Heather Poe are the boy's parents.

  • American child, 15th in the family. Michelle Duggar's second Caesarian baby. Jim Bob Duggar, a former state legislator, is the father. The baby boy was 7 pounds 8 ounces in weight and 20 inches long when he was born. His mother was healthy.


1999 - 1990

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

  • American family, the 8 lb. 12oz. Son of Bill and Melinda Gates. His father is the richest man in the world; he also has a younger sister, Jennifer, who is three.

  • Pop Singer

  • Lena Johanna Therese Meyer Landrut, also known as Lena, a German singer and songwriter. The song "Satellite" was her entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2010. Meyer-Landrut's three entries from the German National Final Unser Star fA 1/2 r Oslo (Our Star For Oslo) set a new record for charting in her country. She debuted with three songs in the …


1989 - 1980

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


1979 - 1970

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

  • TV Actress

  • Vernon, New Jersey -- Miss America - New Jersey (1997)

  • Journalist

  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -- Playmate (April, 1997)

  • Brazilian footballer and manager

  • American actress

  • British Chancellor of Exchequer

  • Belgian writer. His parents were professional puppeteers. He is a writer of fiction for children, young adults, and adults. He has also published several plays and poetry books. His works are full of humor. Le Monde's literary supplement, France's most prestigious daily newspaper, called him "Lewis Carol’s true heir".

  • Arizona, USA; pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers).

  • Canadian Football League receiver (Winnipeg Blue Bombers).

  • Astros shortstop: American player

  • American musician

  • The Israeli assassination of Prime Minister of Israel Yitzhak Rapin. At the end of a Tel Aviv rally, Amir was assassinated at 21.40 EET on November 4, 1995. Amir is currently in prison serving a life sentence, plus six years, for injuring Rabin’s bodyguard Yoram Rubin under aggravating circumstances. Amir was sentenced to 8 more years for conspiring to murder.

  • Bryan Herta Autosport was co-founded by Bryan Herta, an American race car driver, and a businessman.

1969 - 1960

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

  • French race car driver, best known for winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans 1998, the British Touring Car Championship in 1999 and the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters series (DTM) in 2002.

  • San Leandro (California) -- LPGA golfer (1995 Rolex rookie of the year).

  • French film director and actor, born to an anthropologist. He was a member of the theatre troupe "The Royal Imperial Speed Rabbit Company" where he began his career as an actor in "Serial Lover" (1998). Six years later, he was the director of "Casablanca Driver".

  • French TV meteorologist and weather presenter on France 2 was described as climato skeptical following the publication of a book titled "Climat(e) Investigation" (October 2015). On the 1st of November, he was fired. He then commented on the Clikmate Summit in Russia Today (December 2015).

  • NFL wide receiver (Oakland Raiders).

  • Guinevere Turner

    American screenwriter and actress

  • California, USA; WPVA volleyball player (Nationals-13th-1995).

  • Musician

  • Ontario, Canada; NHL left-wing (Calgary Flames).

  • American comedian, actor, and writer. His voice acting roles include Ben on Dr. Katz, Professional Therapy, Coach McGuirk, Jason on Home Movies, Sterling Archer on FX's animated series Archer, as well as Bob Belcher, Jr. and Jimmy Pesto, Jr. in Fox's animated series Bob's Burgers. Jon Benjamin Has a Van, his Comedy Central series, also starred Benjamin.

  • Estonian fencer

  • French singer and bass-baritone. He was born to Aldo Naouri (pedopsychiatrist). He studied engineering at the Ecole Centrale de Lyon. He then focused on opera and went to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London.

  • Colorado, USA; actress (Isabella Toscando-Days of Our Lives).

  • NBA forward (Orlando Magic).

  • Swiss politician and lawyer


1959 - 1950

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

  • French pop singer and songwriter, of Russian (father), and Belgian (mother), very popular in the late eighties, especially for his hit "Les Valses de Vienne", and his song "Joy", dedicated to his daughter. He also recorded his duet "Joue pas (Don't Play) with Joniece Jamison (American singer).

  • Austrian diplomat and politician Foreign Minister of Austria

  • Canadian project manager and President of Insight and Sound Creations Multi-Media Production Company, an award-winning multi-media production firm. The company was founded by him in 1989 to create audio tours of exceptional quality for museums, art galleries, and historic sites. They produced 30 productions in six different languages and won three national awards for excellence. They worked with Smithsonian, Canadian …

  • Dutch horse rider

  • New Zealand rugby footballer

  • An Irish singer who is well-known for her interpretations of folk and modern music. She has been a major recording artist in Ireland and other parts of the globe.

  • He is an Irish folk-rock guitarist and singer. He is Christy Moore's younger brother.

  • American boxer and middleweight champion, for six years. Since his first fight on 3/06/1976, he had never lost a fight. He was then able to go 12 rounds with Sugar Ray Leonard the next day on 4/05/1987. He lost in a split decision but he made $12 million for the fight. This amount was the amount that was included in …

  • American actor and boxer

  • USA; Middleweight Boxing Champion (1982-83).

  • Dutch player in field hockey

  • French track and field athlete who set a junior world record in the men's hammer throw.

  • Tennessee, USA; actress (Hee Haw).

  • American actress, daughter of James Arness. She was devastated by her split with Gregg Allman, a rocker, a few years prior. She took a fatal dose of pills in Los Angeles, CA on 5/13/1975. While watching TV, she saw Allman with Cher. In a lengthy, rambling suicide note, she wrote, "Tell Gregg that I love him."

1949 - 1940

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

  • Peruvian politician, lawyer, and sociologist who served as President of Peru between 1985 and 1990 and again in 2006 and 2011. He is the leader and only member of Peruvian Aprista Party to serve as President.

  • American musician and singer, well-known in Aspen, CO. He is a handsome man with thick, gray hair.

  • American twin and ecclesiastic. Margaret, his twin sister, was born at 11:06 pm.

  • Peruvian politician

  • French actress, the daughter of an Italian actress. Roger Cornillac was her husband and they had a son, Clovis. John Berry, an American film director and actor, remarried her. One son was Arny.

  • Dutch doctor, astrologer, and researcher.

  • Canadian-American baseball player

  • Hong Kong actress screenwriter and producer

  • Journalist

  • Filipina beauty queen and activist. In 1967 she won the Miss PhilippinesaEUR"World beauty pageant and went on to represent the country in the Miss World contest. Later, she became an economic, political and women's rights advocate and was involved in the Makabayan political organization in the 1980s. She died from a heart attack on 12 July 2012.

  • American poet and translator

  • Academic and linguist in English from the USA

  • American engineer and astronomer

  • American freelance photographer, Newsome has been documenting tennis matches since 1974. She also sells photographs to major publications. She was diagnosed with multiple Sclerosis in 1991. However, she continued working despite the diagnosis. She arranged her chemotherapy treatments around tournaments after she was diagnosed with breast carcinoma, which was the cause of her passing on March 13, 2003. She graduated …

  • English businessman

  • Horse trainer

  • American child actress in TV series "Father Knows Best" - a touching show about family values and heartwarming stories that deceive the truth of her life. She was the daughter of an alcoholic mother and sexually abused by her father and a friend. She told her mom at seven and the abuse stopped when she was 14. She attempted suicide …

  • English broker / multi-millionaire

  • Indian director screenwriter and author (d. 1991)

  • Country keyboardist (duo avec Jack Blanchard).

  • American molecular biologist, AIDS denialist.

  • French race car driver

  • American politician in the 1960s. He was a member the Chicago Seven. Later, he spent three years at the Divine Light Ashram as Mahara Ji's chela. Davis, his wife and daughter joined Hancock Co. Insurance in 1977 for a third major change in their lives.

  • Norwegian saxophnist (d. 2002)

  • He was a Scottish writer and literary agent who spent most of his life in London. He represented a variety of writers, including John Fowles and Peter Ackroyd. Penelope Mortimer was also represented by him. On 14 November 2003, he died from injuries he sustained in a fall two weeks earlier in Edinburgh.

1939 - 1930

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

  • German actor, writer and director, whose primary focus was early television. After serving as an apprentice director for Rolf von Sydow and Michael Pfleghar in the Rolf von Sydow, Heinz Liesendahl, and Michael Pfleghar offices, he co-founded Bioskop Film with Volker SchlAPndorff, Eberhard Junkerdorf, and founded the production company Bioskop Film. Many of his TV and entertainment specials were in …

  • French composer, arranger, conductor, and songwriter.

  • Horse trainer

  • Kiddie show host (Popeye), dies of cancer at 81

  • American poet. He is also the director of University of Maryland's creative writing program. Plumley's work was published in The Atlantic Monthly and The American Poetry Review as well as The New Yorker and The New York Times. His essays and poems have been included in 40 anthologies including From the Other World: Poems In Memory of James Wright (2008). …

  • Joan Collins

    British actress and beautiful teen model. In London, she made her stage debut in 1946. She was then on-screen until 1952. Her films included "The Stud," Game for Vulture, and "The Bitch," where she was often cast as a vamp or seductress. In the late 1980s, she was cast in "Dynasty," a major soap.

  • Swedish motorcycle racer

  • American firearm designer and inventor (Born in 1855).

  • American manager and CEO of Florida Progress, an utility company. Critchfield holds a BSc in History and Economics and an MA in Psychology. He is also an EdD in Administration.


1929 - 1920

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

  • Ulla Jacobsson

    Swedish actress, perhaps most well-known for her role as the only female speaker in the film Zulu.

  • American voice-over commercial actor, Gatorade, American Airlines, and more.

  • South African commandant Umkhonto we Sizwe (1965-19).

  • Swedish actress (One Summer of Happiness).

  • Rosemary Clooney

    American singer and actress, who was likable, beautiful, and became a big hit in the 1950s. From 1947, she traveled on tours, club gigs and albums. She also performed at sold-out concerts. She is well-known for her warm and enchanting voice, which she can be heard singing everything from novelty numbers to show tunes, ballads, and cabaret.

  • Canadian actress and singer

  • After having been a disk jockey, he became a British actor. He is known for his films "Look Back In Anger" (1959), "Chariots of Fire" (2001) and "Caravaggio". On British TV, film and stage, he plays a variety of supporting and character roles, often as tough characters, and sometimes in pivotal roles. In 1959, he made his first film appearance. …

  • Brittany was home to a French poet, writer, radio host, lecturer, and teacher of high school English.

  • Kentucky, USA: singer/Coronet paper towel spokeswoman.

  • Germany's most renowned political cabaret performer. He began studying theatre sciences at Munich in 1948. He also founded "Die Namenlosen", a cabaret show that he performed as a student. After finishing his studies Hildebrandt worked with Sammy Drechsel to found and develop the "MA 1/4 nchner Lach und SchieAYgesellschaft", a successful cabaret venue where he worked alongside cabaret artists such …

  • Milwaukee Actor

  • Norwegian politician

  • American doctor and government official. The AMA's foe, the Iconoclastic Director at Massachusetts General Hospital.

  • Indian bishop (d. 1996)

  • Marseille EXecutives

  • At 68, a South African attorney/Secretary General (SACR) dies.

  • American microbiologist and pioneer in the field bacterial genetics. Along with Tatum (12/14/1909), Lederberg won the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine. Beadle was born 10/22/1903. For their contributions to the organization and recombination of genetic material in bacteria, they were awarded the prize on 12/10/1958.

  • American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Foggy Mountain Boys).

  • American book editor, book reviewer and author of popular science fiction. His works include "The Seedling Stars," 1956, and "Cities in Flight," 1969. William Atheling, Jr. was often his pen name.

  • British musician, jazz trumpeter and band leader. Lyttelton's sharp, dry wit, sometimes risqué at a time in which risque humor was rare, and his comic timing on "I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue" radio program were his trademark qualities over the 36 years of his adult life.

  • circuit judge.

  • broadcaster.

  • sci-fi author (Hugo, Star Trek Reader).


1919 - 1910

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

  • Indian royalty, born in London as the granddaughter of Princess Indira Gaekwar, Baroda. She is the daughter of two distinguished Indian families, and a line of independent Indian women with Western tastes.

  • Betty Garrett

    American actress, who started her career in comedy with Broadway musicals. Later, she became a TV and film character actress. Garrett's 60-year career began at MGM. Her films include "Big City", 1946, "Neptune's Daughter", 1949, and "My Sister Eileen," 1956. She starred in the latter with Jack Lemmon. They reunited 43 years later, on "The Long Way Home", a TV …

  • South African literary

  • Puerto Rican politician and singer (d. 2012).

  • American poet. He is the author of seven books of poetry and book-length critical studies. He was editor of the Michigan Quarterly Review from 1970 to 1977. On February 14, 1993, he died from an abdominal aneurysm.

  • Salvadoran painter and founder of the first El Salvador art gallery. She studied with Valero Lecha (a Spanish painter who was based in El Salvador) and received a scholarship to study abroad. She toured France and Germany as well as Holland, Holland, Belgium, and Germany. In 1953 and 1954 she returned to her home country and, despite the difficult environment …

  • American meteorologist and mathematician (d. 2008).

  • Bar le Duc Military man

  • American Astrologer, an early member of AFA.

  • physicist.

  • CorningWare was invented by Corning, an American chemist and physicist (d. 2014).

  • Baroness Jackson, Lodsworth English journalist and economist (d. 1981).

  • American journalist and author (d.1999)

  • founder (VSO).

  • Musician

  • Rudhyar was a German osteopath who has been studying astrology since 1935. He is also the author of "Galactic Dimensions of Astrology", and "The Cycles of Becoming". His books are mostly in French and many of his articles were written with Marief Cavaignac.

  • Puerto Rican singer

  • Major-General.

  • Italy Military man


1909 - 1900

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

  • French pilot (d. 1934).

  • American physicist and researcher in super-conductivity, solid-state physics. Bardeen worked at Bell Laboratories, New Jersey. He was part of the team that created the transistor. He was awarded the 1956 Nobel Prize for Physics with American physicists Walter H. Brattain and William Shockley. He shared the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1972 with American physicists Leon N. Cooper, John R. …

  • French director and composer, best known for his film music. He was married twice and had five children with three different women. He died 25 November 1974.

  • Swiss journalist, photographer, and traveler. Her father, Alfred was a successful businessman in silk industry. RenA(c), her mother was a prominent hostess and horsewoman as well as a photographer. She began dressing and acting like a boy from an early age. This was a behavior that her parents encouraged and she maintained throughout her life. In fact, she was frequently …

  • Paris 14?me Military man

  • Italian entrepreneur, noted family member, and one of two children of Guccio Gucci (founder of the famed fashion empire). Rodolfo, his brother, and the elder Guccio Gucci died in 1953. They took over the company. They had bitter arguments and even fought in the boardroom.

  • Scottish painter, artist and picture restorer.

  • German Head of the Nazi Law Department, and Legal Counsel to Hitler. After graduating from law school, he joined the Nazi Party in 1927. He became a member the Nazi Law Department and worked his way up to the top.

  • German lawyer and theorist (d.54).

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