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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Hank Williams

Hank Williams
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mount Olive, Alabama, United States
Died: January 1, 1953

 2 Rocky Marciano

Rocky Marciano
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Listed In: Boxers
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brockton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 31, 1969

 3 Bob Barker

Bob Barker
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Listed In: Entertainers
Famous As: Television Game Show Host
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Darrington, Washington, United States
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 4 Estelle Getty

Estelle Getty
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 25th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: July 22, 2008
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 5 Richard Attenborough

Richard Attenborough
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
Died: August 24, 2014

 6 Chuck Yeager

Chuck Yeager
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Listed In: Aviators
Famous As: Test Pilot
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Myra, West Virginia, United States
Died: December 7, 2020
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 7 Alan Shepard

Alan Shepard
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Derry
Died: July 21, 1998
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 8 Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Founding Father of Modern Singapore
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Singapore, Straits Settlements
Died: March 23, 2015
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 9 Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States
Died: April 5, 2008

 10 Bob Dole

Bob Dole
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Famous As: United States Senator from Kansas (1969-1996)
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Russell, Kansas, United States
Died: December 5, 2021
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 11 Maria Callas

Maria Callas
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Most Influential opera singer of the 20th century
Birthdate: 2nd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: September 16, 1977

 12 Carroll Shelby

Carroll Shelby
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Designer of high-performance versions of the Ford Mustang
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leesburg, Texas, United States
Died: May 10, 2012
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 13 Anne Baxter

Anne Baxter
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Michigan City
Died: December 12, 1985

 14 Peter Lawford

Peter Lawford
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: December 24, 1984
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 15 Bettie Page

Bettie Page
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Listed In: Models
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, US
Died: December 11, 2008

 16 Irma Grese

Irma Grese
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Listed In: War Criminals
Famous As: Nazi Guard
Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Feldberger Seenlandschaft, Germany
Died: December 13, 1945
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 17 Jean Stapleton

Jean Stapleton
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York
Died: May 31, 2013

 18 Dale Robertson

Dale Robertson
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Harrah, Oklahoma, United States
Died: February 27, 2013
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 19 Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein
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Famous As: Painter, Sculptor
Birthdate: 27th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Died: September 29, 1997

 20 Cliff Robertson

Cliff Robertson
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: La Jolla
Died: September 10, 2011
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 21 Rose Marie

Rose Marie
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: December 28, 2017

 22 James Arness

James Arness
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: June 3, 2011
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 23 Al Lewis

Al Lewis
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 30th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: February 3, 2006

 24 Charles Durning

Charles Durning
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Highland Falls, New York, United States
Died: December 24, 2012
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 25 Gloria Grahame

Gloria Grahame
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: October 5, 1981

 26 Ted Knight

Ted Knight
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Plymouth, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 26, 1986
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 27 Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Israel
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wiszniew, Poland
Died: September 28, 2016

 28 Jim Reeves

Jim Reeves
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: 20th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Galloway, Texas, United States
Died: July 31, 1964
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 29 Don Adams

Don Adams
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Famous As: Actor Best Known for his Role in the Series 'Get Smart'
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: September 25, 2005

 30 Frank Sutton

Frank Sutton
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
Died: June 28, 1974

 31 Linda Darnell

Linda Darnell
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: April 10, 1965

 32 Diane Arbus

Diane Arbus
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Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: July 26, 1971

 33 Dina Merrill

Dina Merrill
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Famous As: Actress, Socialite, Philanthropist
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Died: May 22, 2017

 34 Ed McMahon

Ed McMahon
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Listed In: Comedians
Famous As: actor, officer, radio personality
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: June 23, 2009

 35 Joseph Colombo

Joseph Colombo
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Mafia Boss
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: May 22, 1978

 36 Eugene Sledge

Eugene Sledge
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher, Writer
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mobile
Died: March 3, 2001

 37 Glynis Johns

Glynis Johns
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa

 38 Aaron Spelling

Aaron Spelling
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Famous As: Film and television producer
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: June 23, 2006

 39 William Guarnere

William Guarnere
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: March 8, 2014

 40 Ira Hayes

Ira Hayes
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sacaton, Arizona, United States
Died: January 24, 1955

 41 Rhonda Fleming

Rhonda Fleming
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: October 14, 2020

 42 Ann Miller

Ann Miller
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chireno, Texas, United States
Died: January 22, 2004

 43 Larry Storch

Larry Storch
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 44 Ruth Williams Khama

Ruth Williams Khama
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former First Lady of Botswana
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Blackheath, London, United Kingdom
Died: May 22, 2002

 45 Jack Hemingway

Jack Hemingway
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Famous As: Conservationist, Writer
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: December 1, 2000

 46 Conrad Bain

Conrad Bain
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Television Actor
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lethbridge, Canada
Died: January 14, 2013

 47 René Gerónimo Favaloro

René Gerónimo Favaloro
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Listed In: Surgeons
Famous As: Cardiovascular Surgeon
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: La Plata, Argentina
Died: July 29, 2000

 48 Marcel Marceau

Marcel Marceau
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: September 22, 2007

 49 Wally Schirra

Wally Schirra
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: NASA astronaut who became one of the original seven astronauts chosen for Project Mercury
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hackensack, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 3, 2007

 50 Alice Ghostley

Alice Ghostley
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Eve, Missouri
Died: September 21, 2007