Birthdays of Personalities on July 23

645 :Yazid I, Sixth caliph of Islam (d. 683)
1301 :Duke Otto of Austria (d. 1339)
1339 :King Louis I of Naples (d. 1384)
1503 :Anna Jagello, Queen of the Romans (d. 1547)
1649 :Pope Clement XI (d. 1721)
1705 :Francis Blomefield, English topographer (d. 1752)
1775 :Etienne-Louis Malus, French physicist and mathematician (d. 1812)
1777 :Philipp Otto Runge, German painter (d. 1810)
1796 :Franz Berwald, Swedish composer (d. 1868)
1823 :Alexandre-Antonin Taché, Canadian Catholic priest and archbishop (d.
1838 :Edouard Judas Colonne, French violinist (d. 1910)
1856 :Lokmanya Tilak, Indian freedom fighter (d. 1920)
1864 :Apolinario Mabini, Filipino political theoretician and Prime Ministe
1865 :Max Heindel, Danish Christian occultist, astrologer, and mystic (d.
1884 :Emil Jannings, Swiss actor (d. 1950)
1886 :Salvador de Madariaga, Spanish League of Nations official (d. 1978)
1886 :Walter H. Schottky, German physicist (d. 1976)
1888 :Raymond Chandler, American-born author (d. 1959)
1892 :Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia (d. 1975)
1894 :Arthur Treacher, English character actor (d. 1975)
1895 :Aileen Pringle, American actress (d. 1989)
1898 :Jacob Marschak, American economist (d. 1977)
1898 :Red Dutton, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1987)
1899 :Gustav Heinemann, 3rd President of the Federal Republic of Germany (
1901 :Hank Worden, American actor and rodeo cowboy (d. 1992)
1906 :Chandrasekhar Azad, Indian revolutionary (d. 1931)
1906 :Vladimir Prelog, Croatian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1998)
1912 :Michael Wilding, English actor (d. 1979)
1913 :Michael Foot, English politician
1918 :Bueno de Mesquita Dutch comedian and actor (d. 2005)
1918 :Pee Wee Reese, American baseball player (d. 1999)
1920 :Amalia Rodrigues, Portuguese fado singer (d. 1999)
1921 :Calvert DeForest, American actor (d. 2007)
1923 :Amalia Mendoza, Mexican singer (d. 2001)
1923 :Cyril M. Kornbluth, American writer (d. 1958)
1923 :Luis Aloma, Cuban baseball player (d. 1997)
1924 :Gavin Lambert, British-born screenwriter (d. 2005)
1927 :Gérard Brach, French film director and screenwriter (d. 2006)
1928 :Hubert Selby Jr., American author (d. 2004)
1931 :Claude Fournier, French Canadian film director and screenwriter
1931 :Guy Fournier, French Canadian author and screenwriter
1931 :Te Atairangi Kaahu, Maori Queen (d. 2006)
1933 :Bert Convy, American game show host and performer (d. 1991)
1935 :Hein Heinsen, Danish artist
1935 :Jim Hall, American race car driver and constructor (Chaparral Cars)
1936 :Anthony Kennedy, U.S. Supreme Court Justice
1936 :Don Drysdale, American baseball player (d. 1993)
1936 :Shiv Kumar Batalvi, Punjabi revolutionary (d. 1973)
1937 :Dave Webster, Led his football team to a National Championship in 19
1938 :Bert Newton, Australian actor and television show host
1938 :Charles Harrelson, American convicted murderer; father of Woody Harr
1938 :Götz George, German actor
1938 :Juliet Anderson, American pornographic actress
1938 :Ronny Cox, American actor
1940 :Don Imus, American talk radio host
1941 :Richie Evans, 9 time NASCAR Modified Champion (died at Martinsville
1942 :Myra Hindley, English murderer (d. 2002)
1942 :Sallyanne Atkinson, Australian politician
1943 :Dr. Randall Forsberg, American nuclear freeze advocate (d. 2007)
1943 :Tony Joe White, American singer and songwriter
1947 :David Essex, English singer
1947 :Gardner Dozois, American author
1948 :John Cushnahan, Northern Irish politician
1948 :John Hall, American politician and former rock musician
1950 :Alex Kozinski, Romanian-born American judge
1951 :Edie McClurg, American actress
1952 :Bill Nyrop, American ice hockey player (d. 1995)
1953 :Graham Gooch, English cricketer
1957 :Nick Galis, Greek basketball player
1957 :Theo van Gogh, Dutch film director (d. 2004)
1961 :André Ducharme, Quebec humorist (Rock et Belles Oreilles) and author
1961 :Martin Gore, English musician and songwriter (Depeche Mode)
1961 :Woody Harrelson, American actor
1962 :Eriq La Salle, American actor
1964 :Ed Forchion, American marijuana activist
1965 :Rob Dickinson, English musician
1965 :Slash, English guitarist (ex-Guns N' Roses)
1966 :Samantha Beckinsale, English actress
1967 :Philip Seymour Hoffman, American actor
1968 :Gary Payton, American basketball player
1968 :Nick Menza, American musician, drummer
1968 :Stephanie Seymour, American supermodel
1970 :Charisma Carpenter, American actress
1970 :Thea Dorn, German writer
1971 :Alison Krauss, American singer and fiddler
1971 :Chris Michalek, American musician
1971 :Dalvin DeGrate, American singer
1972 :Marlon Wayans, American actor
1973 :Francis Healy, Scottish rock musician (Travis)
1973 :Monica Lewinsky, American White House intern
1973 :Nomar Garciaparra, American baseball player
1973 :Omar Epps, American actor
1974 :Kathryn Hahn, American actress
1974 :Maurice Greene, American athlete
1974 :Rik Verbrugghe, Belgian cyclist
1974 :Sonny Siaki, Samoan-born professional wrestler
1974 :Stephanie March, American actress
1974 :Terry Glenn, American football player
1975 :Seong Hyeon-ah, South Korean actress
1975 :Surya Sivakumar, Tamil actor
1976 :Jonathan Gallant, Canadian musician (Billy Talent)
1976 :Judit Polgár, Hungarian chess player
1977 :Neicer Reasco, Ecuadorian footballer
1977 :Scott Clemmensen, American ice hockey player
1978 :Stefanie Sun, Singaporean singer
1978 :Stuart Elliott, Northern Irish footballer
1979 :Ricardo Sperafico, Brazilian racing driver
1980 :Michelle Williams, American singer (Destiny's Child)
1981 :Steve Jocz, Canadian drummer (Sum 41)
1982 :Gerald Wallace, American basketball player
1983 :Aaron Peirsol, American swimmer
1983 :Andrew Eiden, American actor
1983 :Bec Hewitt, Australian actress
1984 :Brandon Roy, American professional basketball player
1985 :Luis Ángel Landín, Mexican footballer
1988 :Pippa Bennett-Warner, English actress
1989 :Daniel Radcliffe, English actor
1996 :Rachel G. Fox, American actress



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