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History Births on June 23


Patrick Bokanowski
Patrick Bokanowski, French filmmaker

#Patrick_Bokanowski

Takeshi Matsuda
Takeshi Matsuda, Japanese swimmer

#Takeshi_Matsuda

Len Hutton
Len Hutton, English cricketer and soldier (d. 1990)

#Len_Hutton

Adam Faith
Adam Faith, English singer (d. 2003)

#Adam_Faith

Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand, American actress, winner of the Triple Crown of Acting

#Frances_McDormand

Bill King (Royal Navy officer)
Bill King, English commander and author (d. 2012)

#Bill_King_(Royal_Navy_officer)

Bob Fosse
Bob Fosse, American actor, dancer, choreographer, and director (d. 1987)

#Bob_Fosse

Al G. Wright
Al G. Wright, American bandleader and conductor

#Al_G._Wright

Giambattista Vico
Giambattista Vico, Italian jurist, historian, and philosopher (d. 1744)

#Giambattista_Vico

Bill Torrey
Bill Torrey, Canadian businessman (d. 2018)

#Bill_Torrey

Zinedine Zidane
Zinedine Zidane, French footballer and manager

#Zinedine_Zidane

Hal Laycoe
Hal Laycoe, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1998)

#Hal_Laycoe

Déodat Gratet de Dolomieu
Déodat Gratet de Dolomieu, French geologist and academic (d. 1801)

#Déodat_Gratet_de_Dolomieu

Marcel Reece
Marcel Reece, American football player

#Marcel_Reece

Robert Hunter (lyricist)
Robert Hunter, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Robert_Hunter_(lyricist)

Irene Worth
Irene Worth, American actress (d. 2002)

#Irene_Worth

David Lewis (politician)
David Lewis, Russian-Canadian lawyer and politician (d. 1981)

#David_Lewis_(politician)

Charles II, Duke of Savoy
Charles II, Duke of Savoy, Italian nobleman (d. 1496)

#Charles_II,_Duke_of_Savoy

Joel Edgerton
Joel Edgerton, Australian actor

#Joel_Edgerton

Chellsie Memmel
Chellsie Memmel, American gymnast

#Chellsie_Memmel

Mike James (basketball, born 1975)
Mike James, American basketball player

#Mike_James_(basketball,_born_1975)

Patrick Vieira
Patrick Vieira, French footballer and manager

#Patrick_Vieira

Alexandra Trusova
Alexandra Trusova, Russian figure skater

#Alexandra_Trusova

Savvas Poursaitidis
Savvas Poursaitidis, Greek-Cypriot footballer and scout

#Savvas_Poursaitidis

Mohamed Boudiaf
Mohamed Boudiaf, Algerian politician, President of Algeria (d. 1992)

#Mohamed_Boudiaf

Ola Ullsten
Ola Ullsten, Swedish politician and diplomat (d. 2018)

#Ola_Ullsten

José Rojas (footballer, born 1983)
José Manuel Rojas, Chilean footballer

#José_Rojas_(footballer,_born_1983)

Albert Giraud
Albert Giraud, Belgian poet and librarian (d. 1929)

#Albert_Giraud

Jack Pickersgill
Jack Pickersgill, Canadian civil servant and politician, 35th Secretary of State for Canada (d. 1997)

#Jack_Pickersgill

LaSalle Thompson
LaSalle Thompson, American basketball player, coach, and manager

#LaSalle_Thompson

Amédée Gordini
Amédée Gordini, Italian-born French race car driver and sports car manufacturer (d. 1979)

#Amédée_Gordini

Nampalys Mendy
Nampalys Mendy, French footballer

#Nampalys_Mendy

Raj Babbar
Raj Babbar, Indian actor and politician

#Raj_Babbar

Paola Suárez
Paola Suárez, Argentinian tennis player

#Paola_Suárez

Sándor Bródy (writer)
Sándor Bródy, Hungarian author and journalist (d. 1924)

#Sándor_Bródy_(writer)

Martin Klebba
Martin Klebba, American actor, producer, and stuntman

#Martin_Klebba

Huda Sha'arawi
Huda Sha'arawi, Egyptian feminist and journalist (d. 1947)

#Huda_Sha'arawi

Verena Holmes
Verena Holmes, English engineer (d. 1964)

#Verena_Holmes

Paul Arthurs
Paul Arthurs, English guitarist

#Paul_Arthurs

Mario Ghella
Mario Ghella, Italian racing cyclist

#Mario_Ghella

Peter O'Malley (golfer)
Peter O'Malley, Australian golfer

#Peter_O'Malley_(golfer)

Tara Morice
Tara Morice, Australian actress and singer

#Tara_Morice

Giovanni Battista Guadagnini
Giovanni Battista Guadagnini, Italian instrument maker (d. 1786)

#Giovanni_Battista_Guadagnini

Mark Hendrickson
Mark Hendrickson, American basketball and baseball player

#Mark_Hendrickson

Selma Blair
Selma Blair, American actress

#Selma_Blair

Margaret of Denmark, Queen of Scotland
Margaret of Denmark, Queen of Scotland (d. 1486)

#Margaret_of_Denmark,_Queen_of_Scotland

Miriam Karlin
Miriam Karlin, English actress (d. 2011)

#Miriam_Karlin

Becky Cloonan
Becky Cloonan, American author and illustrator

#Becky_Cloonan

Johan Banér
Johan Banér, Swedish field marshal (d. 1641)

#Johan_Banér

June Carter Cash
June Carter Cash, American singer-songwriter, musician, and actress (d. 2003)

#June_Carter_Cash

Anna Akhmatova
Anna Akhmatova, Ukrainian-Russian poet and author (d. 1966)

#Anna_Akhmatova

Emmanuelle Vaugier
Emmanuelle Vaugier, Canadian actress and singer

#Emmanuelle_Vaugier

Michèle Mouton
Michèle Mouton, French race car driver and manager

#Michèle_Mouton

Karol Marcinkowski
Karol Marcinkowski, Polish physician and activist (d. 1846)

#Karol_Marcinkowski

Cyclone Taylor
Cyclone Taylor, Canadian ice hockey player and politician (d. 1979)

#Cyclone_Taylor

Jordan Nolan
Jordan Nolan, Canadian ice hockey player

#Jordan_Nolan

John Garang
John Garang, Sudanese colonel and politician, President of Southern Sudan (d. 2005)

#John_Garang

Wade Barrett (soccer)
Wade Barrett, American soccer player and manager

#Wade_Barrett_(soccer)

Tribhuvan of Nepal
Tribhuvan of Nepal (d. 1955)

#Tribhuvan_of_Nepal

Joss Whedon
Joss Whedon, American director, producer, and screenwriter

#Joss_Whedon

Lawson Soulsby, Baron Soulsby of Swaffham Prior
Lawson Soulsby, Baron Soulsby of Swaffham Prior, English microbiologist and parasitologist (d. 2017)

#Lawson_Soulsby,_Baron_Soulsby_of_Swaffham_Prior

Diana Trask
Diana Trask, Australian singer-songwriter

#Diana_Trask

Carl Reinecke
Carl Reinecke, German pianist, composer, and conductor (d. 1910)

#Carl_Reinecke

Virbhadra Singh
Virbhadra Singh, Indian politician

#Virbhadra_Singh

Edward VIII
Edward VIII, King of the United Kingdom (d. 1972)

#Edward_VIII

Jean Tigana
Jean Tigana, French footballer and manager

#Jean_Tigana

John Hayes (British politician)
John Hayes, English politician, Minister of State at the Department of Energy and Climate Change

#John_Hayes_(British_politician)

Wilma Rudolph
Wilma Rudolph, American runner (d. 1994)

#Wilma_Rudolph

Quintin McMillan
Quintin McMillan, South African cricketer (d. 1938)

#Quintin_McMillan

Donn F. Eisele
Donn F. Eisele, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut (d. 1987)

#Donn_F._Eisele

Brandon Stokley
Brandon Stokley, American football player

#Brandon_Stokley

Norman Pritchard
Norman Pritchard, Indian-English hurdler and actor (d. 1929)

#Norman_Pritchard

William P. Rogers
William P. Rogers, American commander, lawyer, and politician, 55th United States Secretary of State (d. 2001)

#William_P._Rogers

Harold Barrowclough
Harold Barrowclough, New Zealand military leader, lawyer and Chief Justice (d. 1972)

#Harold_Barrowclough

Maurice Ferré
Maurice Ferré, Puerto Rican-American politician, 32nd Mayor of Miami

#Maurice_Ferré

Oda Nobunaga
Oda Nobunaga, Japanese warlord (d. 1582)

#Oda_Nobunaga

Jaan Jüris
Jaan Jüris, Estonian ski jumper

#Jaan_Jüris

Jason Mraz
Jason Mraz, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Jason_Mraz

Chet Faker
Chet Faker, Australian singer-songwriter

#Chet_Faker

Fletcher Norton, 1st Baron Grantley
Fletcher Norton, 1st Baron Grantley, English lawyer and politician, Solicitor General for England and Wales (d. 1789)

#Fletcher_Norton,_1st_Baron_Grantley

Clarence Thomas
Clarence Thomas, American lawyer and judge, United States Supreme Court Justice

#Clarence_Thomas

Brooks Laich
Brooks Laich, Canadian ice hockey player

#Brooks_Laich

Costas Simitis
Costas Simitis, Greek economist, lawyer, and politician, 180th Prime Minister of Greece

#Costas_Simitis

Colin Montgomerie
Colin Montgomerie, Scottish golfer

#Colin_Montgomerie

Alan Turing
Alan Turing, English mathematician and computer scientist (d. 1954)

#Alan_Turing

Shah Shuja (Mughal prince)
Shah Shuja, Mughal prince (d. 1661)

#Shah_Shuja_(Mughal_prince)

Georges Rouquier
Georges Rouquier, French actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 1989)

#Georges_Rouquier

James Meade
James Meade, English economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1995)

#James_Meade

Gordon Bray
Gordon Bray, Australian journalist and sportscaster

#Gordon_Bray

Derek Boogaard
Derek Boogaard, Canadian-American ice hockey player (d. 2011)

#Derek_Boogaard

Donald Harrison
Donald Harrison, American saxophonist, composer, and producer

#Donald_Harrison

Martti Ahtisaari
Martti Ahtisaari, Finnish captain and politician, 10th President of Finland, Nobel Prize laureate

#Martti_Ahtisaari

Daniel J. Drucker
Daniel J. Drucker, Canadian academic and educator

#Daniel_J._Drucker

David Howell (golfer)
David Howell, English golfer

#David_Howell_(golfer)

John Milton Bernhisel
John Milton Bernhisel, American physician and politician (d. 1881)

#John_Milton_Bernhisel

Vasek Pospisil
Vasek Pospisil, Canadian tennis player

#Vasek_Pospisil

Gordon B. Hinckley
Gordon B. Hinckley, American religious leader, 15th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (d. 2008)

#Gordon_B._Hinckley

Randy Jackson
Randy Jackson, American bass player and producer

#Randy_Jackson

Francis II, Duke of Brittany
Francis II, Duke of Brittany (d. 1488)

#Francis_II,_Duke_of_Brittany

Levern Spencer
Levern Spencer, Saint Lucian high jumper

#Levern_Spencer

Matt Light
Matt Light, American football player and sportscaster

#Matt_Light

Morris R. Jeppson
Morris R. Jeppson, American lieutenant and physicist (d. 2010)

#Morris_R._Jeppson

Paul Heinrich von Groth
Paul Heinrich von Groth, German scientist (d. 1927)

#Paul_Heinrich_von_Groth

Bronson M. Cutting
Bronson M. Cutting, American publisher and politician (d. 1935)

#Bronson_M._Cutting

Bryan Brown
Bryan Brown, Australian actor and producer

#Bryan_Brown

Alfred Kinsey
Alfred Kinsey, American entomologist and sexologist (d. 1956)

#Alfred_Kinsey

LaDainian Tomlinson
LaDainian Tomlinson, American football player

#LaDainian_Tomlinson

KT Tunstall
KT Tunstall, Scottish singer-songwriter and musician

#KT_Tunstall

Art Modell
Art Modell, American businessman (d. 2012)

#Art_Modell

Keith Sutton (bishop)
Keith Sutton, English bishop (d. 2017)

#Keith_Sutton_(bishop)

Anna Chennault
Anna Chennault, Chinese widow of Lieutenant General Claire Lee Chennault (d. 2018)

#Anna_Chennault

Richard Arnold (judge)
Richard Arnold, English lawyer and judge

#Richard_Arnold_(judge)

Arnaldo Pomodoro
Arnaldo Pomodoro, Italian sculptor

#Arnaldo_Pomodoro

Miguel Ángel Angulo
Miguel Ángel Angulo, Spanish footballer

#Miguel_Ángel_Angulo

Hayden Foxe
Hayden Foxe, Australian footballer and manager

#Hayden_Foxe

Antony Costa
Antony Costa, English singer-songwriter

#Antony_Costa

Laura Ràfols
Laura Ràfols, Spanish footballer

#Laura_Ràfols

Dercy Gonçalves
Dercy Gonçalves, Brazilian actress and singer (d. 2008)

#Dercy_Gonçalves

Chuck Billy (vocalist)
Chuck Billy, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Chuck_Billy_(vocalist)

Ahmet Hamdi Tanp?nar
Ahmet Hamdi Tanp?nar, Turkish author, poet, and scholar (d. 1962)

#Ahmet_Hamdi_Tanp?nar

Marie-Thérèse Houphouët-Boigny
Marie-Thérèse Houphouët-Boigny, former First Lady of Ivory Coast

#Marie-Thérèse_Houphouët-Boigny

Luiza Galiulina
Luiza Galiulina, Uzbekistani gymnast

#Luiza_Galiulina

Shaun O'Hara
Shaun O'Hara, American football player and sportscaster

#Shaun_O'Hara

Doris Johnson
Doris Johnson, American politician

#Doris_Johnson

Sylvia Mathews Burwell
Sylvia Mathews Burwell, American government and non-profit executive

#Sylvia_Mathews_Burwell

Melissa Rauch
Melissa Rauch, American actress

#Melissa_Rauch

Duffy (singer)
Duffy, Welsh singer-songwriter and actress

#Duffy_(singer)

Paul Findley
Paul Findley, American politician (d. 2019)

#Paul_Findley

James Levine
James Levine, American pianist and conductor

#James_Levine

Ted Shackelford
Ted Shackelford, American actor

#Ted_Shackelford

John Fell (bishop)
John Fell, English churchman and influential academic (d. 1686)

#John_Fell_(bishop)

Glenn Danzig
Glenn Danzig, American singer-songwriter and producer

#Glenn_Danzig

Caesarion
Caesarion, Egyptian king (d. 30 BC)

#Caesarion

Tim Anderson (baseball)
Tim Anderson, American baseball player

#Tim_Anderson_(baseball)

Kjell Albin Abrahamson
Kjell Albin Abrahamson, Swedish journalist and author

#Kjell_Albin_Abrahamson

Memphis Bleek
Memphis Bleek, American rapper, producer, and actor

#Memphis_Bleek

Katie Armiger
Katie Armiger, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Katie_Armiger

Francesca Schiavone
Francesca Schiavone, Italian tennis player

#Francesca_Schiavone

Marvin Grumann, German footballer
Clevid Dikamona, French footballer
Alessia Filippi, Italian swimmer
Christy Altomare, American actress and singer songwriter
Rolf Wacha, German rugby player
Ramnaresh Sarwan, Guyanese cricketer
Frederic Leclercq, French heavy metal musician
Joe Becker, American guitarist and composer
Kevin Dyson, American football player and coach
Louis Van Amstel, Dutch dancer and choreographer
Félix Potvin, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
Fred Ewanuick, Canadian actor and producer
Yann Tiersen, French singer-songwriter and guitarist
Martin Deschamps, Canadian singer-songwriter
Robert Brooks, American football player
Chico DeBarge, American singer and pianist
Lou Yun, Chinese gymnast
Nicolas Marceau, Canadian economist and politician
Zoran Janjetov, Serbian singer and illustrator
Tatsuya Uemura, Japanese composer and programmer
Dave Houghton, Zimbabwean cricketer and coach
Tony Hill, American football player and sportscaster
Pierre Corbeil, Canadian dentist and politician
Armen Sarkissian, Armenian physicist, politician and current President of Armenia
Angelo Falcón, Puerto Rican-American political scientist, activist, and academic, founded the National Institute for Latino Policy
Sheila Noakes, Baroness Noakes, English accountant and politician
Julian Hipwood, English polo player and coach
Ellyn Kaschak, American psychologist and academic
Martin Rees, Baron Rees of Ludlow, English cosmologist and astrophysicist
Keith Newton, English footballer (d. 1998)
Roger McDonald, Australian author and screenwriter
Stuart Sutcliffe, Scottish painter and musician (d. 1962)
Mike Shrimpton, New Zealand cricketer and coach (d. 2015)
Derry Irvine, Baron Irvine of Lairg, Scottish lawyer, judge, and politician, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain
George Feigley, American sex cult leader and two-time prison escapee (d. 2009)
Scott Burton, American sculptor (d. 1989)
Niki Sullivan, American guitarist and songwriter (d. 2004)
Alan Haselhurst, English academic and politician
Richard Bach, American novelist and essayist
Keith Burkinshaw, English footballer and manager
Peter Millett, Baron Millett, English lawyer and judge
Gunnar Uusi, Estonian chess player (d. 1981)
Anthony Thwaite, English poet, critic, and academic
Francis Newall, 2nd Baron Newall, English businessman and politician
John Elliott, English historian and academic
Michael Shaara, American author and academic (d. 1988)
Klaus von Dohnányi, German politician
Jean Cione, American baseball player (d. 2010)
John Habgood, Baron Habgood, English archbishop
Annette Mbaye d'Erneville, Senegalese writer
Magda Herzberger, Romanian author, poet and composer, survivor of the Holocaust
Frank Bolle, American comic-strip artist, comic-book artist and illustrator
Giuseppina Tuissi, Italian communist and Partisan (d. 1945)
Jerry Rullo, American professional basketball player (d. 2016)
Elroy Schwartz, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2013)
Peter Corr, Irish-English footballer and manager (d. 2001)
James Cumes, Australian author, economist, public servant and diplomat
Saleh Ajeery, Kuwaiti astronomer
Frances Gabe, American artist and inventor (d. 2016)
Lawson Little, American golfer (d. 1968)
Milt Hinton, American bassist and photographer (d. 2000)
Jean Anouilh, French playwright and screenwriter (d. 1987)
Paul Martin Sr., Canadian lawyer and politician (d. 1992)
Blanche Noyes, American aviator, winner of the 1936 Bendix Trophy Race (d. 1981)
Joséphine de Beauharnais, French wife of Napoleon I (d. 1814)
Étienne Fourmont, French orientalist and sinologist (d. 1745)
Stefan, Count Palatine of Simmern-Zweibrücken (d. 1459)