November 23 Birthdays in History - November 23 Deaths - November 23 Events



1992 Miley Ray Cyrus, pop-rock singer, actress, 100 Most Influential People in the World list, Time magazine, 2008, star of Disney's 'Hannah Montana', debut album, 'Meet Miley Cyrus' had first top ten single, 'See You Again'
1979 Kelly Brook, born in Rochester, England, model, actress, appeared in 'Strictly Come Dancing' celebrity dance competition, appeared in film, 'Sorted'
1978 Aliane Baquerot, New York City, rhythmic gymnast, US team-96
1976 Adriana Cano Garcia, Miss Uruguay Universe 1997
1975 Arno Schreuders, Dutch soccer player, RKC
1974 Jamie Sharper, linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens
1974 Malik Rose, NBA forward for the San Antonio Spurs
1974 Regina Fisher, Miss West Virginia USA 1996
1974 Saku Koivu, Turku Fin, NHL left wing, Montreal Canadiens, Bronze Medal 1998 Olympics
1974 Tora Suber, WNBA guard, Charlotte Sting
1974 Tyrus McCloud, linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens
1973 Reggie Green, NFL guard for the Seattle Seahawks
1972 Kurupt, born in Long Beach, California, born Ricardo Emmanuel Brown, rapper, also known as 'Kurupt That Kingpin', member of rap group, Tha Dogg Pound
1972 Paul Penny, Victoria BC, golfer, Edmonton City Amat-1993, 94
1971 Ashraf Amaya, NBA forward for the Vancouver Grizzlies
1971 Jim Pyne, NFL guard/corner for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1971 Vin Baker, NBA forward, Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks
1970 Glenn Murray, Manning, South Carolina, outfielder for the Philadelphia Phillies
1970 Oded Fehr, born in Tel Aviv, Israel, actor, television, appeared in NBC series, UC: Undercover, films include, 'The Mummy', 'The Mummy Returns'
1968 John O'Neill, Detroit, U.S. field hockey midfielder 1996 Olympics
1967 Brian Glynn, Iserlohn Ger, NHL defenseman, Hartford Whalers
1967 Diane O'Grady, North Bay Ontario, rower 1996 Olympics
1967 Gary Kirsten, cricketer, South African lefty opening batsman 1993-
1967 Patrick Mameli, Dutch rock vocalist and guitarist, Pestilence
1967 Salli Richardson, born in Chicago, Illinois, television, film, actress, 'Posse', 'A Low Down Dirty Shame', and 'Antwone Fisher', appeared in 2007 film, 'I Am Legend'
1966 Jerry Kelly, Madison WI, Nike golfer, 1993 NIKE Cleveland Open-2nd
1966 Jerry Patrick Kelly, Madison WI, PGA golfer, 1995 Greater Milw-34th
1965 Michael Brainard, born in Hollywood, California, actor, Ted-Santa Barbara
1965 Rodion Gataullin, Uzbekistan, pole vaulter, Olympics-silver-88
1964 Boyd Kestner, born in Virginia, actor, appeared in 'The Outsiders' television series, known for role as Alex Barth in 'Knots Landing' television series
1964 John Williams, NFL linebacker/FB for the Pittsburgh Steelers
1964 Jose Gonzales, born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, professional baseball player, played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Los Angeles Dodgers
1964 Kapila Wijegunewardene, cricketer, Sri Lankan fast-medium bowler
1963 Dale Sveum, born in Richmond, California, hitting coach for the Milwaukee Brewers, formerly, manager for the Milwaukee Brewers
1962 Andrea Blackwell, Calgary Alberta, basketball forward 1996 Olympics
1962 Gary Rusnak, Orangeburg, South Carolina, Nike golfer, 1994 NIKE Permian Basin-2nd
1962 Mike Nocito, born in Germany, rocker, leader of English pop band, Johnny Hates Jazz
1961 Merv Hughes, cricketer, Australian pace bowler 1985-94 Extrovert
1960 Jayananda Warnaweera, cricketer, Sri Lankan fastish off-spin bowler
1959 Brook Jacoby, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, professional baseball player, third baseman, Cincinnati Reds hitting coach
1959 Maxwell Caulfield, Derbyshire England, actor, Miles-The Colbys
1958 David Wallace, Miami, actor, General Hospital, Babysitter, Humongus
1958 Martin Snedden, cricketer, New Zealand medium-pacer of 80's
1957 John "Jellybean" Benitez, music producer
1956 Bruce Edgar, cricketer, New Zealand opener through the 80'
1956 Michael S Brainard, Louisiana, actor, Joey-All My Children, Santa Barbara
1956 Shane Gould, Brisbane Queensland, swimmer, Olympic-3 gold-1972
1955 Steven Brust, Karl Zoltan, U.S., sci-fi author, Yendi, Jhereg
1955 Mary Landrieu, born in Arlington, Virginia, politician, Democrat, U.S. Senator from the State of Louisiana, considered among most conservative Democrats in the Senate
1954 Bruce Hornsby, Williamsburg, Virginia, rock vocalist
1954 Ferry Hoogendijk, Dutch editor in chief, Elsevier Magazine
1954 Ken Schrom, born in Grangeville, Idaho, professional baseball player, pitcher, played for the California Angels, the Toronto Blue Jays
1953 Martin Kent, cricketer, Queensland batsman played for Australia 1981
1952 Francie Larrieu Smith, U.S., 1.5/3/10K track runner, AAU 1 mile-1979
1951 Bernd Landvoigt, born in East Germany, coxless pairs, Gold Medal 1976 Olympics
1951 David Rappaport, born in London, England, 3'11" actor, Wizard, Time Bandits
1951 Jorg Landvoigt, born in East Germany, coxless pairs, Gold Medal 1976 Olympics
1950 Chuck Schumer, born in Brooklyn, New York, Representative-D-New York 1981 - 1999, Senator-D-New York 1999 -
1950 Charles Schumer, American Politician
1949 Gayl Jones, U.S. author and poet, Corregidora, Song for Anninho
1948 Bruce Vilanch, born in New York City, New York, comedy writer, appeared regularly with Whoopi Goldberg on Hollywood Squares, appeared in Bosom Buddies, Law & Order, wrote for show Billy Crystal, Academy Awards host
1947 Geoffery Michael Roberts, vintner
1946 Bobby Rush, born in Albany, Georgia, Representative-D-Illinois 1993 -
1946 Diana Quick, born in London, England, actress, Brideshead, Big Sleep, Odd Job
1946 Hans Hoekman, Dutch radio play actor
1946 Bobby Rush, American Politician
1945 Assaf Dayan, Israel, actor, Operation Thunderbolt
1945 Steve Landesberg, born in Bronx, New York, comedian/actor, Barney Miller
1944 Joe Eszterhas, screenwriter, Basic Instinct, Showgirls
1944 Jose Torikens, Dutch journalist, Parool, NRC
1943 Andrew Goodman, civil rights worker, murdered in 1964
1941 Alan Mullery, English soccer player
1941 Franco Nero, Italian Actor
1940 Gosta Pettersson, Sweden, cyclist, Silver Medal 1968 Olympics
1940 Luis Tiant, Cuba, baseball pitcher, Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees
1939 Betty Everett, U.S. singer, Getting Mighty Crowded
1939 Susan Anspach, New York City, actress, Grace-Yellow Rose, Blume in Love
1938 Herbert Achternbusch, Munich Germany, actor, Hedes, Mix Wix, Wohin
1938 Oscar Robertson, NBA guard, Cincinnati, Milwaukee, Gold Medal 1960 Olympics
1935 Dean A. Gallo, born in Hackensack, New Jersey, Representative-R-New Jersey 1985 - 1994
1935 Ken Eastwood, cricketer, opened for Australia vs. England SCG 1971
1935 Vladislav Nikolayevich Volkov, born in Moscow, Russia, cosmonaut, Soyuz 7, 11
1934 Lewis Alan "Lew" Hoad, Australia, tennis star, Wimbledon 1953, 56
1934 Michael Wayne, producer, McQ, Chisum, Green Berets, McLintock
1934 Rita Rossi Colwell, oceanographer
1934 Robert Towne, producer/screenwriter, Chinatown
1933 Hayes Jenkins, U.S., figure skater 1956 Olympics gold
1933 Krzysztof Penderecki, Debica Poland, composer, Hiroshima Threnody
1932 Michael Knight, air chief marshall/British leader, NATO
1931 Yevgeni Grischin, born in U.S.S.R., 500m/1500m speed skater, Gold Medals 1956, 1960 Olympics
1930 Jack McKeon, baseball player
1930 Robert Easton, Milwaukee, actor, Someone Up There Likes Me
1930 William E. Brock, Sen-D, U.S. Secretary of Labor, 1985 - 1987
1928 Guy Molinari, born in New York City, New York, Representative-R-New York 1981 - 1989
1928 Jerry Bock, New Haven CT, Broadway composer, Fiddler on the Roof
1926 Christopher Logue, British poet/stage writer, Trials
1926 Don Gordon, born in Los Angeles, California, actor, Prentiss-Lucan
1924 Colin Turnbull, anthropologist
1924 Paul Richards, California, actor, Kiss Daddy Goodnight
1923 Angelo John Novarese, record company founder
1923 Nadia Gray, actress, Naked Runner, Maniac, Candide
1921 Hein J Roethof, lawyer/Dutch MP, PvdA
1920 Chalmers Wylie, born in Norwich, Ohio, Representative-R-Ohio 1967 - 1993
1920 Herman Nieland, Dutch organist/pianist/composer, Te Deum Laudamus
1920 Paul Celan, Antschell, German/Romanian poet, Collected Prose
1919 Claudio Santoro, composer
1919 Peter Strawson, English philosopher
1917 George O'Hanlon, born in Brooklyn, New York, actor, Calvin-Life of Riley, George Jetson
1917 Hugh Joseph Charles James L'Etang, medical writer
1917 Michael Gough, Malaya, actor, Search for the Nile
1915 Ellen Drew, Terry Ray, born in Kansas City, Missouri, actress, Isle of Dead
1915 John Dehner, Forkum, Staten Is, New York, actor, Big Hawaii, Bare Essence
1915 Julio Cesar Mendez Montenegro, politician
1914 [Arthur] Wilson "Bob" Tucker, U.S., sci-fi author, Time Masters
1912 Det Glynn, teacher/anti-apartheid activist
1911 Peter Saunders, English theater producer, Legend of the Werewolf
1910 Hal Schumacher, baseball player
1909 Nigel Tranter, author/historian, River Realm, Robert the Bruce
1908 Leendert P J Braat, Dutch sculptor/screenwriter
1906 Mervyn Roberts, composer
1899 Norman Hunter, writer
1896 Joris Vriamont, Flemish author/music publisher
1896 Klement Gottwald, premier/president of Czechoslovakia, 1946-53
1896 Ruth Etting, U.S. dancer/singer/actress, Roman scandals
1894 Ture Persson, Sweden, sprinter, Silver Medal 1912 Olympics
1893 Jimmy Blanckenberg, cricket pace bowler, took 60 wickets for South Africa
1890 El Lissitzky, Russian Artist
1888 Harpo Marx, Adolph, New York City, actor/comedian, Marx brothers
1888 Nana Bryant, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, actress, Ladies of the Chorus
1887 Boris Karloff, William H Pratt, Dulwich England, actor, Frankenstein
1887 Paul Malengreau, composer
1883 Herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer, Along the water front
1883 Jose Clemente Orozco, Mexico, painter, Epic of Culture in New World
1882 Johan C T Kikkert, Dutch painter/etcher/critic
1879 Andre Caplet, French composer and conductor, Conte Fantastic
1878 Andre Caplet, composer
1878 Ernest J King, U.S. fleet admiral/Chief of Naval Operations, WW II
1878 Holcombe Ward, tennis champ, U.S. Open-1904
1876 Manuel de Falla, Cadiz Spain, composer, El Amor Brujo
1862 Alberto Williams, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer, Etrerno Reposo
1862 Theo van Rysselberghe, Belgian painter, pointillism
1862 Gilbert Parker, British Politician
1860 Karl Branting, Sweden, statesman/diplomat, Nobel Peace Prize 1921
1860 Hjalmar Branting, Swedish Statesman
1859 Billy the Kid, William H Bonney, New York City, criminal
1858 Frank Hearne, cricketer, bro of George and Alec, England and South Africa
1843 Josef Sucher, composer
1842 James Lillywhite, Jr., cricketer, 1st England Test captain
1837 John van der Waals, Hol, physicist, Nobel 1910, Liquid and Gas States
1830 Kaspar CE Ritter von Zumbusch, German/Austria sculptor
1826 Agustin Bethencourt, Venezuela publisher on Curaeao
1821 Charles Meryon, British/French etcher
1820 John Willis Ellis, Governor, Confederacy
1819 Benjamin Mayberry Prentiss, Major General Union volunteers
1815 William Dennison, postmaster/general, Union
1809 Horatio Phillips Van Cleve, Major General Union volunteers
1804 Franklin Pierce, Hillsboro, New Hampshire, D, 14th President, 1853 - 1857
1800 Michail P Pogodin, Russian historian/author, Povesti
1797 Gabor Matray, composer
1794 Joan F Van Oordt, vicar, Groninger direction
1785 Joannes P Roothaan, 1st Dutch general of the Jesuits, 1829-53
1765 Thomas Attwood, composer
1760 Gracchus Babeuf, French utopian socialist, Tribun du Peuple
1749 Edward Rutledge, Gov-SC, attorney/signer Declaration of Independence
1748 Etienne Joseph Floquet, composer
1695 Francois the Cuvillies, Belgian court architect of Bayern
1690 Ernst J earl van Biron, Russian duke of Koerland/regent of Ivan VI
1669 Johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch deaf-mute teacher, Surdus Loquens
1616 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer, product of Wallis
1608 Francisco M de Melo, Portuguese author, Epanaforas
1553 Prospero Alpini, Italy, botanist/physician, De Medocoma Aegyptorum
1221 Alfonso X, the Wise, king of Castile and Leon, 1252-84
912 Otto I, the Great, German king, Holy Roman emperor, 962-73











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