August 23 Birthdays :151 Famous People Birthdays on 23 August

River Phoenix Birthday (August 23rd)

River Phoenix Birth Details River Jude Phoenix was born on August 23, 1970.  Importance River Phoenix was American film actor.  He was nominated for Academy Award and Golden Globe awards.  He was rated on John Willis's Screen World, as one of the “pr....

August 23 Birthday Wishes

August 23 Birthday Wishes

May this year bring with it all the success and fulfillment your heart desires. Happy Birthday.

The gifts you receive today don’t compare to what you give to others every day. Happy Birthday.

August 23Birthday Quotes

'I get uncomfortable when people give me presents and watch me open them. I don’t have birthday parties‚ because the idea of a group of people singing and looking at me while I’m blowing out candles gives me hives.'

Brit Marling

'On every birthday‚ I ask my wife‚ ’What would you like this year?’ and her instant reply is‚ ’Diamonds! Diamonds! Diamonds!’ I’m always living in hope that one day she’ll say she just wants me!'

Akshay Kumar

People Born on August 23

Year Name
1486 Sigismund von Herberstein Austrian diplomat and historian (d. 1566)
1524 Francois Hotman French lawyer and writer (d. 1590)
1623 Stanis?aw Lubieniecki Polish Socinian theologist (d. 1675)
1724 Abraham Yates American Continental Congressman (d. 1796)
1741 Jean-Francois de Galaup French explorer (d. 1788)
1769 Georges Cuvier French biologist and statesman (d. 1832)
1783 William Tierney Clark English civil engineer (d. 1852)
1785 Oliver Hazard Perry American naval officer (d. 1819)
1805 Anton von Schmerling Austrian statesman (d. 1893)
1814 James Roosevelt Bayley American religious leader (d. 1877)
1829 Moritz Cantor German mathematician (d. 1920)
1836 Marie Henriette of Austria Queen of the Belgians (d. 1902)
1843 William Southam Canadian newspaper publisher (d. 1932)
1846 Alexander Milne Calder American sculptor (d. 1923)
1847 Sarah Frances Whiting American physicist and astronomer (d. 1927)
1849 William Ernest Henley British poet‚ critic‚ and editor (d. 1903)
1852 Arnold Toynbee English economist and social reformer (d. 1883)
1852 Climaco Caldern President of Colombia. (d. 1913)
1854 Moritz Moszkowski Polish/German composer (d. 1925)
1864 Eleftherios Venizelos Prime Minister of Greece (d. 1936)
1868 Edgar Lee Masters American author (d. 1950)
1875 William Eccles English radio pioneer (d. 1966)
1875 Eugene Lanceray Russian artist (d. 1946)
1880 Alexander Grin Russian writer (d. 1932)
1883 Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright IV American general (d. 1953)
1884 Will Cuppy American humorist (d. 1949)
1884 Ogden L. Mills American Secretary of the Treasury (d. 1937)
1900 Ernst Krenek Austrian-born composer (d. 1991)
1900 Malvina Reynolds American folk singer/songwriter (d. 1978)
1901 John Sherman Cooper American politician (d. 1991)
1901 Guy Bush Major League Baseball pitcher (d. 1985)
1903 William Primrose Scottish violist (d. 1982)
1905 Constant Lambert British composer (d. 1951)
1908 Hannah Frank Scottish artist (d. 2008)
1909 Syd Buller English cricketer (d. 1970)
1910 Giuseppe Meazza Italian footballer (d. 1979)
1910 Lonny Frey American baseball player (d. 2009)
1911 Birger Ruud Norwegian ski-jumper (d. 1998)
1912 Gene Kelly American dancer and actor (d. 1996)
1917 Tex Williams American singer (d. 1985)
1919 Vladimir Rokhlin Soviet mathematician (d. 1984)
1921 Kenneth Arrow American economist‚ Bank of Sweden Prize winner
1921 Sam Cook England cricketer (d. 1996)
1922 Jean Darling American child actress
1922 Pierre Gauvreau French Canadian painter‚ television writer and producer
1922 George Kell American baseball player (d. 2009)
1923 Edgar F. Codd English computer scientist (d. 2003)
1924 Ephraim Kishon Israeli writer (d. 2005)
1924 Robert Solow American economist‚ Nobel laureate
1925 Robert Mulligan American film director (d. 2008)
1926 Clifford Geertz American anthropologist‚ (d. 2006)
1927 Dick Bruna Dutch illustrator
1927 Martial Solal French jazz pianist and composer
1928 Marian Seldes American actress
1929 Vera Miles American actress
1930 Michel Rocard French politician
1931 Hamilton O. Smith American microbiologist‚ Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
1932 Houari Boumedienne President of Algeria (d. 1978)
1932 Mark Russell American comedian and political commentator
1933 Robert Curl American chemist‚ Nobel Prize laureate
1933 Pete Wilson American politician
1934 Barbara Eden American actress and singer
1934 Sonny Jurgensen American football player
1936 Henry Lee Lucas American serial killer (d. 2001)
1943 Nelson DeMille American novelist
1944 Antonia Novello former United States Surgeon General
1945 Rayfield Wright American football player
1946 Keith Moon English musician (The Who) (d. 1978)
1947 Willy Russell British playwright
1947 David Robb British actor
1948 Andrei Ple?u Romanian writer‚ essayist
1948 Daniel Ruettiger American motivational speaker
1949 Katiana Balanika Greek actress and singer
1949 Geoff Capes English strongman
1949 Shelley Long American actress
1949 Rick Springfield Australian singer and actor
1951 Akhmad Kadyrov President of Chechnya (d. 2004)
1951 Allan Bristow American basketball head coach
1951 Jimi Jamison American singer (Survivor)
1952 Vicky Leandros Greek singer and politician
1953 Bobby G British singer (Bucks Fizz)
1954 Charles Busch American director‚ writer‚ actor and drag queen
1956 Andreas Floer German mathematician (d. 1991)
1956 Valgerd Svarstad Haugland Norwegian politician
1956 Skipp Sudduth American actor
1957 Tasos Mitropoulos Greek footballer and politician
1958 Julio Franco Dominican baseball player
1959 George Kalovelonis Greek tennis player
1960 Rodney Alan Greenblat American graphic artist
1960 Chris Potter Canadian actor
1961 Dean DeLeo American musician (Stone Temple Pilots)
1961 Gary Mabbutt English footballer
1962 Martin Cauchon Canadian politician
1962 Shaun Ryder Frontman of Happy Mondays
1963 Hans-Henning Fastrich German field hockey player
1963 Kenny Wallace American race car driver
1963 Park Chan-wook Korean director and screenwriter
1963 Richard Illingworth England cricketer
1964 Johan Bruyneel Belgian cyclist
1964 Kong Hee Singaporean pastor
1964 Yoshikazu Taru Japanese professional wrestler
1964 Wendy Pepper American designer
1965 Roger Avary Canadian screenwriter‚ director‚ and producer
1966 Rik Smits Dutch-American basketball player
1967 Richard Petrie New Zealand cricketer
1968 Chris DiMarco American golfer
1968 Laura Claycomb American operatic soprano
1969 Keith Tyson English artist
1969 Jeremy Schaap American sportswriter
1969 Genevi?ve Brouillette Quebec television and film actress
1970 Jay Mohr American actor and comedian
1970 River Phoenix American actor (d. 1993)
1970 Lawrence Frank American basketball coach
1970 Brad Mehldau American pianist
1971 Demetrio Albertini Italian footballer
1971 BoneCrusher American rapper
1972 Martin Grainger English footballer
1972 Raul Casanova Puerto Rican baseball player
1972 Mark Butcher England cricketer
1973 Casey Blake American baseball player
1973 Kerry Walmsley New Zealand cricketer
1973 Malaika Arora Khan Indian actress and model
1974 Ray Park Scottish actor
1974 Seth Binzer American musician (Crazy Town)
1974 Benjamin Limo Kenyan runner
1974 Christian Beranek American graphic novelist and actor
1975 Eliza Carthy English singer and fiddler
1975 Sean Marks New Zealander-born basketball player
1975 Jarkko Ruutu Finnish ice hockey player
1976 Scott Caan American actor
1976 Pat Garrity American basketball player
1977 Douglas Sequeira Costa Rican footballer
1978 Kobe Bryant American basketball player
1978 Julian Casablancas American singer (The Strokes)
1979 Edgar Sosa Mexican boxer
1979 Ritchie Neville British musician
1980 Denny Bautista Dominican baseball player
1980 Rex Grossman American football player
1981 Stephan Loboue Ivorian footballer
1981 Carmen Luvana American pornographic actress.
1981 Carlos Cuellar Spanish footballer
1982 Natalie Coughlin American swimmer
1982 Scott Palguta American soccer player
1982 Bryce Case‚ Jr. American musician and computer hacker
1983 Sun Ming Ming Chinese basketball player
1983 Tony Moll American football player
1984 Glen Johnson English footballer
1986 Neil Cicierega American cartoonist and musician
1987 Nikki Gil Filipina actress and host
1988 Jeremy Lin American basketball player
2001 Zaijian Jaranilla Filipino child actor