Famous People Born In 1923

Discover the most famous people born in 1923. The list includes people like Estelle Getty, Henry Kissinger, Hank Williams, Charlton Heston, Rocky Marciano and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, journalists and novelists born in 1923. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Italy and many more countries.

Henry KissingerHenry Kissinger
(Diplomat, National Security Advisor (America))

27th May

American

Charlton HestonCharlton Heston
(Actor)

4th October

American

Richard AttenboroughRichard Attenborough
(Actor, Director, Producer)

29th August

British

Bob BarkerBob Barker
(Television Game Show Host)

12th December

American

Hank WilliamsHank Williams
(Father of contemporary country music)

17th September

American

Estelle GettyEstelle Getty
(Actress)

25th July

American

Aaron SpellingAaron Spelling
(Film and television producer)

22nd April

American

Rocky MarcianoRocky Marciano
(Professional Boxer)

1st September

American

Chuck YeagerChuck Yeager
(Officer)

13th February

American

Lee Kuan YewLee Kuan Yew
(Founding Father of Modern Singapore)

16th September

Singaporean

Maria CallasMaria Callas
(One of the most famous opera singers of the 20th century)

2nd December

Greek

Anne BaxterAnne Baxter
(Actress)

7th May

American

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Bob DoleBob Dole
(Politician, Lawyer)

22nd July

American

Alan ShepardAlan Shepard
(Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur)

18th November

American

Rainier III, Prince of MonacoRainier III, Prince of Monaco
(Monarch)

31st May

Monacan

Peter LawfordPeter Lawford
(Actor)

7th September

British,American

Shimon PeresShimon Peres
(Former President of Israel)

2nd August

Israeli

Roy LichtensteinRoy Lichtenstein
(Painter, Sculptor)

27th October

American

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Bettie PageBettie Page

22nd April

American

Ted KnightTed Knight
(Actor)

7th December

American

Irma GreseIrma Grese
(Nazi Guard)

7th October

German

Jean StapletonJean Stapleton
(Actress)

19th January

American

Cliff RobertsonCliff Robertson
(Actor)

9th September

American

Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
(Former First Lady of Botswana)

9th December

Botswanan

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Diane ArbusDiane Arbus
(Photographer)

14th March

American

Norman MailerNorman Mailer
(Novelist, Journalist and Screen Writer)

31st January

American

Linda DarnellLinda Darnell
(Actress)

16th October

American

Dale RobertsonDale Robertson
(Actor)

14th July

American

Dina Merrill Dina Merrill
(Actress, Socialite, Philanthropist)

29th December

American

Murray HamiltonMurray Hamilton
(Actor)

24th March

American

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Franco ZeffirelliFranco Zeffirelli
(Film Director and Producer)

12th February

Italian

Richard AvedonRichard Avedon

15th May

American

Alice GhostleyAlice Ghostley
(Actress)

14th August

American

Murray WalkerMurray Walker
(Formula One Commentator & Journalist)

10th October

British

Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
(Novelist)

1st May

American

Brendan BehanBrendan Behan
(Irish poet)

9th February

Irish

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Nadine GordimerNadine Gordimer
(Writer, Political Activist)

20th November

South African

Heydar Aliyev Heydar Aliyev
(Former President of Azerbaijan)

10th May

Azerbaijani

Stephanie KwolekStephanie Kwolek
(Chemist)

31st July

American

Jack KilbyJack Kilby
(Inventor of integrated circuit)

8th November

American

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
(Diplomat)

21st March

Syrian

Meshulam RiklisMeshulam Riklis
(Businessman)

2nd December

Israeli

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James L. BuckleyJames L. Buckley
(Former United States Senator)

9th March

American

Daniel Carleton GajdusekDaniel Carleton Gajdusek
(Physician and medical researcher)

9th September

American

Arthur HillerArthur Hiller
(Film Director)

22nd November

Canadian

Philip Warren AndersonPhilip Warren Anderson
(Physicist)

13th December

American

Robin DayRobin Day
(Broadcaster, Journalist)

24th October

British

Walter KohnWalter Kohn
(Physicist and Chemist)

9th March

Austrian

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Rudolph A. MarcusRudolph A. Marcus
(Chemist)

21st July

Canadian

Assi RahbaniAssi Rahbani
(Composer)

4th May

Lebanese

Holden RobertoHolden Roberto
(Angolan Independence Leader)

12th January

Angolan

Val Logsdon FitchVal Logsdon Fitch
(Physicist)

10th March

American

Carlos Páez VilaróCarlos Páez Vilaró
(Artist)

1st November

Uruguayan

Gyorgy LigetiGyorgy Ligeti
(Composer)

28th May

Austrian

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René Gerónimo FavaloroRené Gerónimo Favaloro
(Cardiovascular Surgeon)

12th July

Argentinian

Merton H. MillerMerton H. Miller
(Economist)

16th May

American

Wisława SzymborskaWisława Szymborska
(Nobel Laureate in Literature)

2nd July

Polish

N. T. Rama RaoN. T. Rama Rao
(Actor, Politician, Q13006495, Film director, Film producer, Film actor)

28th May

Indian

James ArnessJames Arness
(actor, television actor, film actor)

26th May

American

Bert TrautmannBert Trautmann
(Association football player, Association football manager)

22nd October

German

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Ed McMahonEd McMahon
(actor, officer, radio personality)

6th March

Freeman DysonFreeman Dyson
(Mathematician, Theoretical physicist, Nuclear scientist, Professor)

15th December

British,American

Charles DurningCharles Durning
(Actor)

28th February

American

Ann MillerAnn Miller
(Film actor, Singer, Dancer, Stage actor)

12th April

American

Jim ReevesJim Reeves
(Singer, Songwriter)

20th August

American

Ram JethmalaniRam Jethmalani
(Lawyer, Politician)

14th September

Indian

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Carroll ShelbyCarroll Shelby
(Formula One driver, Automotive designer, Racecar driver)

11th January

American

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
(Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher, Writer)

4th November

American

Robert MaxwellRobert Maxwell
(Politician, Entrepreneur, Writer, Publisher, Screenwriter, Media proprietor)

10th June

British

Nicholas ParsonsNicholas Parsons
(Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality, Comedian)

10th October

British

Marcel MarceauMarcel Marceau
(Mime artist, Actor, Clown, Circus performer)

22nd March

French

Conrad BainConrad Bain
(Television Actor)

30th November

Canadian

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Albert KingAlbert King
(Singer-songwriter, Basketball player, Musician, Guitarist)

25th April

American

Dick ShawnDick Shawn
(stage actor, film actor)

1st December

American

Jack HemingwayJack Hemingway
(Autobiographer)

10th October

American

Audrey WilliamsAudrey Williams
(Musician, Songwriter)

28th February

American

Ira HayesIra Hayes
(Paratrooper)

12th January

American

James StockdaleJames Stockdale
(Officer, Aviator, Politician)

23rd December

American

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Freddy HeinekenFreddy Heineken
(Stockbroker, Businessperson)

4th November

Peter II of YugoslaviaPeter II of Yugoslavia
(King)

6th September

Yugoslav,Serbian

Italo CalvinoItalo Calvino
(Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Reporter, Essayist, Novelist, Literary editor, Screenwriter, Science fiction writer, Children's writer)

15th October

Italian,American

Joseph ColomboJoseph Colombo
(Boss)

16th June

American

Wally SchirraWally Schirra
(United States Naval Aviator, Astronaut, Autobiographer, Test pilot, Aerospace engineer, Aviator, Businessperson)

12th March

American

Shirley Ardell MasonShirley Ardell Mason
(Artist)

25th January

American

Sam PhillipsSam Phillips
(Entrepreneur, Record producer, Songwriter)

5th January

American

Jeanne CoyneJeanne Coyne
(Actor, Choreographer, Dancer, Stage actor)

28th February

American

René GirardRené Girard
(Philosopher, Anthropologist, Sociologist, Professor, Writer, Literary critic, Mythographer)

25th December

French

Dexter GordonDexter Gordon
(Actor, Saxophonist)

30th November

American

Doc WatsonDoc Watson
(Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Street artist, Banjoist, Musician, Singer)

3rd March

American

Ted StevensTed Stevens
(Former United States Senator)

18th November

American

Glen BellGlen Bell

30th November

American

Mother AngelicaMother Angelica
(Nun)

20th April

American

Betsy DrakeBetsy Drake
(Actor, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Television actor, Model)

11th September

French,American

Linda ChristianLinda Christian
(Actor, Film actor)

13th November

Mexican

Lee Teng-huiLee Teng-hui
(Agricultural economist, Politician)

15th January

Taiwanese

Mas OyamaMas Oyama
(Karateka, Mixed martial artist)

27th July

Japanese,South Korean

Larry DobyLarry Doby
(Famous Baseball Players, Coach)

13th December

American

Wojciech JaruzelskiWojciech Jaruzelski
(Politician)

6th July

Polish

Paul HellyerPaul Hellyer
(Politician, Ufologist, Writer)

6th August

Canadian