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100 people born today: July 23

B. J. Young

B. J. Young

Jerry Franklin "B. J." Young was a professional ice hockey right winger. He was drafted by the... more »

Carl Meinhof

Carl Meinhof

Carl Friedrich Michael Meinhof was a German linguist and one of the first linguists to study... more »

David Strettle

David Strettle

David Strettle, is an English rugby union player who plays on the wing for Saracens and England. more »

Hein Heinsen

Hein Heinsen

Hein Olaf Heinsen is a Danish artist. He made his debut on the Danish art scene in the 1960s as... more »

Stephanie Sun

Stephanie Sun

Sng Ee Tze, better known as Stefanie Sun, Sun Yanzi, and known to fans as 13姐, is a Singaporean... more »

Tony Joe White

Tony Joe White

Tony Joe White is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for his 1969 hit "Polk... more »

Valerie Saurette

Valerie Saurette

Valerie Saurette is a Canadian figure skater. She competed in pairs with Jean-Sébastien Fecteau... more »

Monika Kruse

Monika Kruse

Monika Kruse is one of Germany´s most successful Techno- DJ, Music producer and Record Label owners. more »

Elizabeth Selden Rogers

Elizabeth Selden Rogers

Elizabeth Selden White Rogers was a civic reformer working to improve the New York public... more »

Dan K. McNeill

Dan K. McNeill

Dan Kelly McNeill is a retired four-star general in the United States Army. He served as... more »

Thomas Denman, 1st Baron Denman

Thomas Denman, 1st Baron Denman

Thomas Denman, 1st Baron Denman, PC KC was a British lawyer, judge and politician. He served as... more »

Robert M. Parker, Jr.

Robert M. Parker, Jr.

Robert M. Parker Jr. is a leading U.S. wine critic with an international influence. His wine... more »

Kuno Fischer

Kuno Fischer

Kuno Fischer, born Ernst Kuno Berthold Fischer, was a German philosopher, a historian of... more »

Slash

Slash

Saul Hudson, better known by his stage name Slash, is a British-American musician and... more »

Isabel la Negra

Isabel la Negra

Isabel Luberza Oppenheimer, better known as "Isabel la Negra", was a Puerto Rican brothel owner... more »

Edson Lopes

Edson Lopes

Edson Lopes is a Brazilian classical guitarist, composer and arranger. more »

Shannon Spake

Shannon Spake

Shannon Spake is a NASCAR correspondent for ESPN. Spake contributes to both NASCAR Countdown and... more »

Timothy Sullivan

Timothy Sullivan

Timothy Daniel Sullivan was a New York politician who controlled Manhattan's Bowery and Lower... more »

Ernest Belfort Bax

Ernest Belfort Bax

Ernest Belfort Bax was an English socialist journalist and philosopher, associated with the... more »

Coventry Patmore

Coventry Patmore

Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore was an English poet and critic best known for The Angel in the... more »

Daniel Goldin

Daniel Goldin

Daniel Saul Goldin served as the 9th and longest-tenured Administrator of NASA from April 1,... more »

Alan Barnes

Alan Barnes

Alan Barnes is an English jazz musician. more »

Vladimir Prelog

Vladimir Prelog

Vladimir Prelog FRS was a Croatian-Swiss organic chemist, winner of the 1975 Nobel Prize for... more »

Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor who rose to prominence playing... more »

Michael Durant

Michael Durant

Michael J. "Mike" Durant is an American pilot and author who was held prisoner for eleven days... more »

Richard F. Pettigrew

Richard F. Pettigrew

Richard Franklin Pettigrew was an American lawyer, surveyor, and land developer. He represented... more »

James F. Bell, III

James F. Bell, III

James F. Bell III is a Professor of Astronomy at Arizona State University, specializing in the... more »

Mariane Pearl

Mariane Pearl

Mariane van Neyenhoff Pearl is a French freelance journalist and a former reporter and columnist... more »

Pee Wee Reese

Pee Wee Reese

Harold Peter Henry "Pee Wee" Reese was an American professional baseball player. He played in... more »

Henryk Jordan

Henryk Jordan

Henryk Jordan, was a Polish philanthropist, physician and pioneer of physical education in... more »

Norris Poulson

Norris Poulson

C. Norris Poulson served as the 36th Mayor of Los Angeles, California from 1953 to 1961, after... more »

Richard Rogers

Richard Rogers

Richard George Rogers, Baron Rogers of Riverside CH Kt FRIBA FCSD is a British architect noted... more »

Jesper Odelberg

Jesper Odelberg

Jesper Odelberg is a Swedish stand-up comedian with cerebral palsy. His appearance on Norwegian... more »

Najib Razak

Najib Razak

Dato' Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak is a Malaysian politician who has been... more »

Boo Weekley

Boo Weekley

Thomas Brent "Boo" Weekley is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. more »

Steve Jocz

Steve Jocz

Stephen Martin "Steve" Jocz, nicknamed Stevo32 or Stevo, is a Canadian musician and music video... more »

Peder Severin Krøyer

Peder Severin Krøyer

Peder Severin Krøyer, known as P. S. Krøyer, was a Danish painter. He is one of the best known... more »

Izaak Walton Killam

Izaak Walton Killam

Izaak Walton Killam was one of Canada's most eminent financiers. more »

Arvid Lindau

Arvid Lindau

Arvid Vilhelm Lindau was a Swedish pathologist and bacteriologist born in Malmö. He studied... more »

Himesh Reshammiya

Himesh Reshammiya

Himesh Reshammiya is an Indian music director, singer, actor, television producer, lyricist,... more »

Abraham Colles

Abraham Colles

Abraham Colles was professor of Anatomy, Surgery and Physiology at the Royal College of Surgeons... more »

Madeline Bell

Madeline Bell

Madeline Bell is an American soul singer, who became famous as a performer in the United Kingdom... more »

Moon Landrieu

Moon Landrieu

Maurice Edwin Landrieu, known as Moon Landrieu, is a Democratic politician from Louisiana who... more »

Reyhan

Reyhan

レイハンはブルガリア出身のポップ・フォーク歌手。ロマ人、1986年7月23日生まれ。トルコ語で歌っていた。2005年8月25日に自動車事故により死去。19歳であった。 more »

Rob Stewart

Rob Stewart

Rob Stewart is an actor, film director and screenwriter. more »

Tim Hughes

Tim Hughes

The Reverend Tim Hughes is a British worship leader and singer-songwriter. He is Director of... more »

Pippa Bennett-Warner

Pippa Bennett-Warner

Philippa "Pippa" Bennett-Warner is a RADA trained British actress. more »

Kevin Reynolds

Kevin Reynolds

Kevin Reynolds is a Canadian figure skater. He is the 2013 Four Continents champion, 2010 Four... more »

Jason McKeever

Jason McKeever

Jason Jay McKeever is an American singer-songwriter & composer. Jason McKeever is an acoustic... more »

George Phipps, 2nd Marquess of Normanby

George Phipps, 2nd Marquess of Normanby

George Augustus Constantine Phipps, 2nd Marquess of Normanby, GCB, GCMG, PC, styled Viscount... more »

Stephen Howarth

Stephen Howarth

Stephen Purbeck Howarth known as S.P. is a poet, Stuckist artist and actor. He was expelled from... more »

Eddie Reese

Eddie Reese

Edwin Charles Reese is an American college and Olympic swimming coach and former college... more »

Otto Ribbeck

Otto Ribbeck

Johann Carl Otto Ribbeck, was a German classical scholar. He was born at Erfurt in Saxony... more »

František Moravec

František Moravec

František Moravec was Czechoslovak military intelligence officer before and during World War... more »

Janis Siegel

Janis Siegel

Janis Siegel is an American Jazz singer with the vocal group The Manhattan Transfer. In 1965... more »

Étienne Pernet

Étienne Pernet

Étienne Pernet was a French Roman Catholic priest, founder of Little Sisters of the Assumption... more »

Franz Berwald

Franz Berwald

Franz Adolf Berwald was a Swedish Romantic composer who was generally ignored during his... more »

James Thomas Milton Anderson

James Thomas Milton Anderson

James Thomas Milton Anderson was Saskatchewan's fifth Premier and the first Conservative to hold... more »

Matty Smith

Matty Smith

Matty Smith is an English rugby league footballer who currently plays for Wigan in the Stobart... more »

John Babcock

John Babcock

John Henry Foster "Jack" Babcock was, at age 109, the last known surviving veteran of the... more »

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman was an American actor and director. He was prolific in both film and... more »

Gherasim Luca

Gherasim Luca

Gherasim Luca was a Surrealist theorist and Romanian poet. He is frequently cited in the works... more »

Graham Gooch

Graham Gooch

Graham Alan Gooch OBE DL is a former cricketer who captained Essex and England. He was one of... more »

Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford

Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford

Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford was an English aristocrat and Whig politician, responsible... more »

Don Drysdale

Don Drysdale

Donald Scott "Don" Drysdale was a Major League Baseball player and Hall of Fame right-handed... more »

Alison Krauss

Alison Krauss

Alison Maria Krauss is an American bluegrass-country singer-songwriter and musician. She entered... more »

Louis T. Wright

Louis T. Wright

Louis Tompkins Wright was an American surgeon noted for his work in Harlem. The 1940 Spingarn... more »

Francis Blomefield

Francis Blomefield

Francis Blomefield was an English antiquary, who projected a county history of Norfolk. During... more »

Charisma Carpenter

Charisma Carpenter

Charisma Lee Carpenter is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Cordelia Chase... more »

Agent M

Agent M

Emily Grace Whitehurst, also known as Agent M, is an American singer. She originally fronted the... more »

Andrew Eiden

Andrew Eiden

Andrew Michael Eiden is an American actor who comes from a family of theater folk including his... more »

Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson

Timothy Vincent "Tim" Johnson was the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional... more »

Gardner Dozois

Gardner Dozois

Gardner Raymond Dozois is an American science fiction author and editor. He is the founding... more »

Joseph Dupont

Joseph Dupont

Joseph-Marie-Stanislas Dupont, nicknamed Moto Moto by the Bemba people was a French Catholic... more »

Arthur Whitten Brown

Arthur Whitten Brown

Lieutenant Colonel Sir Arthur Whitten Brown KBE, was the navigator of the first successful... more »

Nelson Tift

Nelson Tift

Nelson Tift was an American jurist, businessman, soldier and politician from the state of Georgia. more »

Shannon Brown

Shannon Brown

Shannon Leigh Brown is an American country music singer from Spirit Lake, Iowa. Although she has... more »

Spencer Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

Spencer Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire KG, GCVO, PC, PC, styled Lord Cavendish of... more »

Étienne-Louis Malus

Étienne-Louis Malus

Étienne-Louis Malus was a French officer, engineer, physicist, and mathematician. Malus was born... more »

Anthony Kennedy

Anthony Kennedy

Anthony McLeod Kennedy is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States who was... more »

Nomar Garciaparra

Nomar Garciaparra

Anthony Nomar Garciaparra is a former Major League Baseball player and current ESPN analyst... more »

Vladimir Vujović

Vladimir Vujović

Vladimir Vujović is a Montenegrin footballer who plays for Persib Bandung in the Indonesia Super... more »

Jo Brand

Jo Brand

Josephine Grace "Jo" Brand is a BAFTA-winning English comedienne, writer, and actress... more »

Celeste Thorson

Celeste Thorson

Celeste Thorson is an American actress, model, screenwriter, and activist. She is best known for... more »

Richard A. Sossi

Richard A. Sossi

Richard Sossi is a former member of the Maryland House of Delegates. He represented District 36,... more »

Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson

Woodrow Tracy "Woody" Harrelson is an American actor. Harrelson's breakout role came in the... more »

Bruiser Flint

Bruiser Flint

James "Bruiser" Flint is an American men's basketball coach. He is currently the head coach at... more »

Loren Schoenberg

Loren Schoenberg

Loren Schoenberg is a jazz historian, writer of liner notes, and tenor saxophonist. He began... more »

Guru Har Krishan

Guru Har Krishan

Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji was the eighth of the eleven Sikh Gurus. He became Guru Ji on 7... more »

Tony Colman

Tony Colman

Anthony John Colman was the Labour member of Parliament for Putney, London from 1997 to 2005. He... more »

Wellington Brito da Silva

Wellington Brito da Silva

Wellington Brito da Silva, commonly known as Tom, is a Brazilian footballer who currently plays... more »

Michael Wilding

Michael Wilding

Michael Charles Gauntlet Wilding was an English stage, television and film actor. more »

Edward Adrian Wilson

Edward Adrian Wilson

Edward Adrian Wilson FZS was an English physician, polar explorer, natural historian, painter... more »

Nick Menza

Nick Menza

Nick Menza is an American drummer best known for his work in Megadeth from 1989 to 1998,... more »

Tanya Reinhart

Tanya Reinhart

Tanya Reinhart was an Israeli linguist who wrote frequently on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict... more »

Samuel Maverick

Samuel Maverick

Samuel Augustus Maverick was a Texas lawyer, politician, land baron and signer of the Texas... more »

Martin Gore

Martin Gore

Martin Lee Gore is an English songwriter, singer, guitarist and keyboardist, and also producer,... more »

Thomas Parker, 1st Earl of Macclesfield

Thomas Parker, 1st Earl of Macclesfield

Thomas Parker, 1st Earl of Macclesfield PC, FRS was an English Whig politician. more »

Anne-Catherine de Ligniville, Madame Helvétius

Anne-Catherine de Ligniville, Madame Helvétius

Anne-Catherine de Ligniville, Madame Helvétius, also Anne-Catherine de Ligniville d'Autricourt,... more »

Alex Kozinski

Alex Kozinski

Alex Kozinski is an American federal appellate court judge. He has served as Chief Judge of the... more »

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