March 23 Birthdays in History - March 23 Deaths - March 23 Events



1990 Princess Eugenie of York, born in Portland Hospital, London, the sixth and the second female in the succession line to the thrones of sixteen independent Commonwealth states
1978 Nicholle Tom, born in Hinsdale, Illinois, actress, Beethoven, Maggie-Nanny, BH 90210
1977 Josh Ackerman, actor, Mickey Mouse Club
1976 Keri Russell, actress, Mickey Mouse Club, Lottery, Daddy Girls
1976 Nolan Baumgartner, born in Calgary, NHL defenseman for the Washington Capitals
1975 Rita Grande, born in Napoli, Italy, tennis star, 3rd round 1996 Australia Open
1974 Eric Washington, NBA guard for the Denver Nuggets
1974 Scott Galyon, linebacker for the New York Giants
1974 Tony Alberda, Dutch soccer player, South Carolina Heerenveen, Emmen
1973 David Vaughn, NBA forward, Orlando Magic, San Francisco Warriors
1973 Igor Nikitin, hockey defenseman, Team Kazakhstan Olympics-1998
1973 Jason Kidd, NBA guard, Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks
1973 Kathy Carboy, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, diver 1996 Olympics
1973 Naoko Sawamatsu, born in Nishinomiya, Japan, tennis star, 1994 Singapore
1973 Rob Lazeo, CFL offensive tackle for the Saskatchewan Roughriders
1972 Jennifer K. Chapman, Miss USA-Massachusetts, 1997
1972 Jonas Bjorkman, born in Vaxjo, Sweden, tennis star, Davis Cup 1994
1972 Ryan Kuwabara, hockey forward, Team Japan 1998
1971 Alexander Selivanov, born in Moscow, Russia, NHL right wing, Tampa Bay Lightning
1971 Chris Lipuma, born in Oak Lawn, NHL defenseman, Tampa Bay Lightning
1971 Demetrius DuBose, NFL linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1971 Hiroyoshi Tenzan, born in Kyoto, Tokyo, professional wrestler, born Hiroyoshi Yamamoto, ring name Hiroyoshi Tenzan, works for New Japan Pro Wrestling
1971 Karen McDougal, born in Gary, Indiana, playmate, Dec, 1997
1971 Renette Cruz, Miss Universe-Canada, 1996
1971 Yasmeen Ghauri, born in Montrael, Canada, model, Valentino Perfume
1971 Osamu Nishimura, born in Tokyo, Japan, professional wrestler, New Japan Pro Wrestling
1971 Gail Porter, born in Edinburgh, Scotland, television presenter, known for program 'The Big Breakfast' and 'Top of the Pops', modeled for 'FHM' magazine
1970 Carl Pickens, NFL wide receiver, Cincinnati Bengals
1970 Turhon O'Bannon, CFL receiver for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers
1968 Atul Wassan, cricketer, Indian pace bowler 1989-90
1968 Curtis Mayfield, CFL receiver for the Saskatchewan Roughriders
1968 David Maeva, CFL linebacker for the BC Lions
1968 Mark Maddox, linebacker for the Buffalo Bills
1968 Mike Atherton, cricketer, Lancashire batsman and England captain
1968 Damon Albarn, English Musician
1967 David Ford, born in Edmonton, Alberta, kayaker, Olympics-15-92, 96
1967 Sandra Reinhardt, born in Pittsburgh, actress, Another World, Illegal in Blue
1966 James Saxon, NFL fullback for the Philadelphia Eagles
1966 Marti Pellow, rocker, Wet, Wet, Wet-Wishing I Was
1966 Mike Remlinger, born in Middletown, New York, pitcher, for the Cincinnati Reds
1965 Dante Jones, NFL linebacker for the Denver Broncos
1965 Daren Puppa, Kirkland Lake, NHL goalie, Tampa Bay Lightning
1965 Richard Grieco, born in Waterton, New York, actor, 21 Jump Street, Booker
1965 Wayne Presley, born in Detroit, NHL right wing for the Toronto Maple Leafs
1963 Ana Quirot, Cuba, 800m runner, Olympics bronze/silver 1992, 1996
1963 Kim Williams, born in Bethesda, Maryland, LPGA golfer, 1995 GHP Heartland-26th
1963 Michael K. Powell, American Politician
1962 Johan Steur, soccer player, FC Volendam
1960 Terry Sweeney, born in St. Albans, New York, writer/comedian, SNL
1958 Serena Grandi, Fagioli, Bologna Itay, actress, Miranda
1957 Amanda Plummer, born in New York City, actress, Hotel New Hampshire, Dollmaker
1957 Sheila Rena Ingram, born in Washington D.C., 4X400m relayer, 1976 Olympic silver
1957 Teresa Ganzel, born in Toledo, Ohio, actress, Teachers Only, Duck Factory
1956 Andrew Mitchell, born in Hampstead, London, politician, Conservative party, Member of Parliament for Sutton Coldfield
1956 Laura Thorne, chef, named one of 10 best American chefs
1955 Cindy Olavarri, born in Pleasant Hills, California, cyclist, 7-Eleven team
1954 Moses Malone, NBA center, Atlanta Hawks, Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia '76ers
1953 Chaka Khan, born in Great Lakes, Illinois, rocker, Rufus-I am Every Woman
1953 Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, born in Cambridge, England, politician, landowner, Conservative party, Member of Parliament for Cotswold
1953 Louie Anderson, born in Minnesota, comedian, Ratboy, Wrong Guys
1952 Kim Stanley Robinson, American Writer
1951 Dick Mast, born in Bluffton, Ohio, Nike golfer, 1990 Mississippi Gulf Coast
1951 Lis Howell, director of programs, GMTV
1950 Corrine Clery, born in Paris, France, actress, Moonraker, Yor
1950 P R Scott, Headmaster, Bancroft's School, Woodford Green
1950 Michael F. Easley, American Politician
1949 Karen English, born in Berkeley, California, Representative-D-Arizona 1993 - 1995
1949 Ric Ocasek, born in Baltimore, rock vocalist, Cars-Double Life, Bye Bye Love
1948 R J Bennett, FBA/geographer
1948 Wasim Bari, cricket wicket-keeper, Pakistan's most successful
1947 Barbara Rhodes, born in Poughkeepsie, New York, actress, Don't Just Stand There
1944 Michael Nyman, composer, Mesmer, Carrington
1944 Salim Altaf, cricketer, Pakistan medium-pacer in 21 Tests 1967-78
1943 Gail Goodrich, NBA star, Lakers, Suns
1943 Peter Graves, supt minister, Westminster Central Hall
1942 Jimmy Miller, U.S. pop drummer, Rolling Stones, Motorhead
1942 Ama Ata Aidoo, born in Saltpond, Ghana, Ghanaian author and playwright, wrote 'The Dilemma of a Ghost'
1940 Brian Hastings, cricketer, New Zealand batsman in 70's
1940 Tariq Yunus, actor, Bollywood, Ashanti, Deceivers
1939 Bert Berdis, born in Pittsburgh, comedian, Tim Conway Show
1939 Boris Ivanovich Tischenko, composer
1938 Christopher Glenn, born in New York City, news anchor, CBS Nightwatch
1938 Kenneth J. Gregory, warden, Goldsmiths' College
1937 Craig Breedlove, born in Louisiana, auto-racing champion, 613 MPH-Spirit of America
1937 Heinz Martin Lonquich, composer
1935 Barry Cryer, comedian/writer, Goodies Rule-OK, All You Need is Cash
1935 Desmond Pitcher, CEO, Merseyside Development Corporation
1935 Szilard Kun, born in Hungary, rapid fire pistol, 1952 Olympics silver
1934 Bryan Bass, headmaster, City of London School
1934 Mark Rydell, born in New York City, actor, Havana, Punchline, Long Goodbye
1933 Geoffrey Leigh, CEO, Allied London Properties
1933 Monique van Vooren, born in Belgium, actress, Andy Warhol's Frankenstein
1933 Norman Bailey, British bass-baritone, Flying Dutchman
1933 Philip Zimbardo, American Psychologist
1931 Norman F. Lent, born in Oceanside, Long Island, Representative-R-New York 1971 - 1993
1931 Viktor Korchnoi, Russian
1929 Albert H. Crews, astronaut
1929 Gerrit den Braber, Dutch composer/producer
1929 James Ackley Maxwell, actor and director, Traitors, Pyt Potter, Otley
1929 Michael Manser, architect
1929 Roger Bannister, born in England, 1st to run a 4 minute mile, May 6, 1954
1928 11th duke of Beaufort, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
1928 Alfred Morris, British MP
1927 Osvaldo Lacerda, composer
1926 Martha Wright, born in Seattle, singer, Let's Dance, Martha Wright Show
1925 Cees de Ruyter, European champion billiards player
1925 David McNee, commissioner, Metropolitan Police
1924 Peter Godfrey, chartered accountant
1923 Arnie Weinmeister, AAFC, NFL def tackle, New York Yankees, Giants
1922 Marty Allen, born in Pittsburgh, comedian, Allen and Rossi, "Hello Dere"
1922 Ugo Tognazzi, born in Cremona, Italy, actor and director, La Cage Aux Folles
1921 Donald Malcome Campbell, born in Surrey, England, boat racer, 1955 speed records
1921 Ian Todd, President, Royal College of Surgeons
1921 Wolfgang Altendorfer, writer
1920 Alexander Grigori Harut'unyan, composer
1920 Geoffrey Bush, composer
1920 James Brown, born in Desdemona, Texas, actor, Lt Rip Masters-Rin Tin Tin
1920 Jimmy Edwards, comedy actor, Barnes
1920 Neal Edward Smith, born in Hedrick, Iowa, Representative-D-Iowa 1959 - 1995
1919 Michael Lyne, British air Vice-marshal
1917 H C Allen, American historian
1917 Johnny Guarnieri, born in New York City, jazz pianist, Morey Amsterdam Show
1917 Patricia Burke, born in Milan, Italy, actress, Forbidden
1915 Francis Berry, poet/Shakespearean scholar
1914 Robert Gross, composer
1912 Alfred Schwarzmann, born in Germany, gymnast, Olympic-2 golds-1936
1912 John Payne, born in Roanoke, Virginia, actor, Dodsworth, Razor's Edge
1912 Werner von Braun, born in Wirsitz, Germany, rocket expert, I Aim at the Stars
1912 Wernher von Braun, German Scientist
1911 Augustus John "Gus" Risman, rugby league player
1911 Charles Joseph A. Russhon, USAF Lieutenant Colonel/liaison, James Bond films
1911 Denis Wright, diplomat
1911 Edward Warner, diplomat
1911 Richard Chapman, golfer, 1940 U.S. amateur, 1951 British amateur
1910 Akira Kurosawa, born in Tokyo, Japan, director, 7 Samurai, Living
1910 Lale [Liselotte H] Anderson, German singer and actress, Der Pott
1908 Dominique de Menil, arts patron/human rights advocate
1908 Joan Crawford, born in Texas, actress, Mildred Pierce
1907 Daniel Bovet, born in Switzerland, pharmacologist, Nobel 1957
1907 Douglas Patrick Thomas Jay, politician
1906 George Posford, composer
1906 Richard L. Evans, American Clergyman
1905 Paul Grimault, animator
1905 Ralph Perring, Lord Mayor, London
1902 Philip Ober, born in Fort Payne, Alabama, actor, General Stone-I Dream of Jeannie
1901 Jan H de Groot, Dutch resistance fighter/co-founder, Free Netherlands
1900 Erich Fromm, born in Frankfurt, Germany, psychologist, Sane Society
1900 Jose Antonio Calcano, composer
1898 Georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus
1898 Hazel Dawn, LaTout, Utah, actress, Niobe, Under Cover, Feud Girl
1895 Dane Rudhyar, composer
1891 Catherine Murphy Urner, composer
1887 Anthony van Hoboken, Dutch musicologist, Haydn-catalog
1887 Felix F Yussupov, Russian monarch
1887 Juan Gris, born in Spain, cubist painter, Still Life Before an Open Window
1887 Sidney Hillman, union leader, Sidney Hillman Foundation
1884 Glauco Velasquez, composer
1883 Faisal I ibn Hussein ibn Ali, 1st king of Iraq/Syria
1882 C Montague Shaw, Adelaide Australia
1881 Hermann Staudinger, Germany, chemist/plastics researcher, Nobel '53
1881 Roger Martin du Guard, born in France, novelist, Les Thibault-Nobel 1937
1878 Franz Schrecker, composer
1876 Muirhead Bone, born in Glasgow, Scotland, etcher/engraver of architecture
1864 Hjalmar Borgstrom, composer
1863 Godfried CE van Daalen, Dutch general/governor of Atjeh
1860 Horatio W. Bottomley, British journalist/swindler
1858 Ludwig Quidde, German historian/politician, Nobel prize 1927
1857 Fannie Farmer, actress, namesake of a candy company
1854 Alfred Milner, born in Giessen, Germany, British governor, Cape colony
1847 Alexandru D Xenopol, Romania, historian
1844 Eugene Gigout, composer
1837 Joseph Wieniawski, composer
1834 Julius Reubke, composer
1826 Leon Minkus, composer
1825 Edward Lloyd Thomas, Brigadier General Confederate Army
1823 Schuyler Colfax, R, 17th Vice President, 1869 - 1873
1821 Aleksej F. Pisemski, Russian writer, Clodhopper
1818 Don Carlos Buell, Major General Union volunteers
1811 Camille Marie Stamaty, composer
1811 Carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer
1808 Jeronimo de Bosch Kemper, sociologist/historian, Statistic yearbook
1801 Peterus D Regout, Dutch industrialist, Sphinx, Maastricht
1795 Leopold Jansa, composer
1769 William Smith, geologist, Strata Identified by Organized Fossils
1761 John W de Winter, Dutch Vice-Admiral, Battle at Kamperduin
1750 Johannes Matthias Sperger, composer
1749 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer
1749 Pierre Laplace, French Mathematician
1736 Iman Willem Falck, Dutch governor of Ceylon, 1765-83
1699 John Bartram, naturalist/explorer, father of American botany
1638 Frederik Ruysch, Dutch anatomist
1599 Thomas Selle, composer











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