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
27th May, American
Diplomat, National Security Advisor (America)
Charlton HestonCharlton Heston
4th October, American
Actor

Richard AttenboroughRichard Attenborough
29th August, British
Actor, Director, Producer

Estelle GettyEstelle Getty
25th July, American
Actress

Hank WilliamsHank Williams
17th September, American
Father of contemporary country music

Bob BarkerBob Barker
12th December, American
Television Game Show Host
Rocky MarcianoRocky Marciano
1st September, American
Professional Boxer

Bob DoleBob Dole
22nd July, American
Politician, Lawyer

Anne BaxterAnne Baxter
7th May, American
Actress
Lee Kuan YewLee Kuan Yew
16th September, Singaporean
Founding Father of Modern Singapore

Chuck YeagerChuck Yeager
13th February, American
Officer
Maria CallasMaria Callas
2nd December, Greek
One of the most famous opera singers of the 20th

Rainier III, Prince of MonacoRainier III, Prince of Monaco
31st May, Monacan
Monarch

Bettie PageBettie Page
22nd April, American
 

Alan ShepardAlan Shepard
18th November, American
Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur

Peter LawfordPeter Lawford
7th September, British, American
Actor
Joseph ColomboJoseph Colombo
16th June, American
Mafia Boss

Glynis JohnsGlynis Johns
5th October, South African
Actress

Frank SuttonFrank Sutton
23rd October, American
Actor

Norman MailerNorman Mailer
31st January, American
Novelist, Journalist and Screen Writer
Linda DarnellLinda Darnell
16th October, American
Actress

Cliff RobertsonCliff Robertson
9th September, American
Actor
Aaron SpellingAaron Spelling
22nd April, American
Film and television producer

Jean StapletonJean Stapleton
19th January, American
Actress

Irma GreseIrma Grese
7th October, German
Nazi Guard
Don AdamsDon Adams
13th April, American
Actor

Roy LichtensteinRoy Lichtenstein
27th October, American
Painter, Sculptor
Dale RobertsonDale Robertson
14th July, American
Actor

Ted KnightTed Knight
7th December, American
Actor

Shimon PeresShimon Peres
2nd August, Israeli
Former President of Israel
Dina Merrill Dina Merrill
29th December, American
Actress, Socialite, Philanthropist

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William GuarnereWilliam Guarnere
28th April, American
Soldier
Franco ZeffirelliFranco Zeffirelli
12th February, Italian
Film Director

Diane ArbusDiane Arbus
14th March, American
Photographer

Murray HamiltonMurray Hamilton
24th March, American
Actor

Ira HayesIra Hayes
12th February, American
Military Leader
Alice GhostleyAlice Ghostley
14th August, American
Actress
Earl Hamner Jr.Earl Hamner Jr.
10th July, American
Television Writer

Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
9th December, Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana

Larry StorchLarry Storch
8th January, American
Actor

Murray WalkerMurray Walker
10th October, British
Formula One Commentator & Journalist
Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
1st May, American
Novelist

Evelyn WardEvelyn Ward
21st May, American
Actress

Paddy ChayefskyPaddy Chayefsky
29th January, American
Screenwriter

René GirardRené Girard
25th December, French
Philosopher

Philip Warren AndersonPhilip Warren Anderson
13th December, American
Physicist
Richard AvedonRichard Avedon
15th May, American
 

Donald SindenDonald Sinden
9th October, British
Actor
Ara ParseghianAra Parseghian
21st May, American
American Football Player, Coach

Brendan BehanBrendan Behan
9th February, Irish
Irish poet

Nadine GordimerNadine Gordimer
20th November, South African
Writer, Political Activist
Chaleo YoovidhyaChaleo Yoovidhya
17th August, Thai
Businessman

Heydar Aliyev Heydar Aliyev
10th May, Azerbaijani
Former President of Azerbaijan
Wojciech JaruzelskiWojciech Jaruzelski
6th July, Polish
Politician

Stephanie KwolekStephanie Kwolek
31st July, American
Chemist

Wisława SzymborskaWisława Szymborska
2nd July, Polish
Nobel Laureate in Literature

James L. BuckleyJames L. Buckley
9th March, American
Former United States Senator

Jack KilbyJack Kilby
8th November, American
Inventor of integrated circuit
Meshulam RiklisMeshulam Riklis
2nd December, Israeli, Turkish, American
Businessman

Arthur HillerArthur Hiller
22nd November, Canadian
Film Director

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
21st March, Syrian
Diplomat

Robin DayRobin Day
24th October, British
Broadcaster, Journalist
Daniel Carleton GajdusekDaniel Carleton Gajdusek
9th September, American
Physician and medical researcher

Alex SpanosAlex Spanos
28th September, American
Real Estate Developer
Assi RahbaniAssi Rahbani
4th May, Lebanese
Composer

Walter KohnWalter Kohn
9th March, Austrian
Physicist and Chemist

Rudolph A. MarcusRudolph A. Marcus
21st July, Canadian
Chemist
Holden RobertoHolden Roberto
12th January, Angolan
Angolan Independence Leader

Carlos Páez VilaróCarlos Páez Vilaró
1st November, Uruguayan
Artist
Val Logsdon FitchVal Logsdon Fitch
10th March, American
Physicist

June NewtonJune Newton
3rd June, Australian
Actress

Gyorgy LigetiGyorgy Ligeti
28th May, Austrian
Composer
René Gerónimo FavaloroRené Gerónimo Favaloro
12th July, Argentinian
Cardiovascular Surgeon

Merton H. MillerMerton H. Miller
16th May, American
Economist
Carroll ShelbyCarroll Shelby
11th January, American
Formula One driver, Automotive designer, Racecar

N. T. Rama RaoN. T. Rama Rao
28th May, Indian
Actor

James GunnJames Gunn
23rd July, American
Writer

James ArnessJames Arness
26th May, American
actor, television actor, film actor
Dev AnandDev Anand
26th September, Indian, Pakistani
Actor
Gloria GrahameGloria Grahame
28th November, American
Actress

Robert MaxwellRobert Maxwell
10th June, British
Politician, Entrepreneur, Writer, Publisher,

Freeman DysonFreeman Dyson
15th December, British, American
Mathematician, Theoretical physicist, Nuclear

Marcel MarceauMarcel Marceau
22nd March, French
Mime artist, Actor, Clown, Circus performer
The Fabulous MoolahThe Fabulous Moolah
22nd July, American
Professional Wrestler

Sam SheppardSam Sheppard
29th December, American
Neurosurgeon

Julia JonesJulia Jones
27th March, British
Actress

Ed McMahonEd McMahon
6th March
actor, officer, radio personality

Charles DurningCharles Durning
28th February, American
Actor
James StockdaleJames Stockdale
23rd December, American
Officer, Aviator, Politician

Rhonda FlemingRhonda Fleming
10th August, American
Actress
Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
4th November, American
Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher,

Bert TrautmannBert Trautmann
22nd October, German
Association football player, Association football
Jim ReevesJim Reeves
20th August, American
Singer, Songwriter
Diana DouglasDiana Douglas
22nd January, Bermudian, American
Actress