According to Gregory calendar, on August 23, the day number in a year is 236 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 237. Find List of Famous People Born on August 23 in India and the World: Here you can find the names of famous people born on August 23 in India and the World along with their date of birth, their profession and the country they belong to, etc. From World history, you will know about famous people like emperor, king, pundit, historian, explorer etc. And famous people born in modern world history include actors, actresses, filmmakers, businessmen, cricketers as well as players from other sports. This chapter is important as questions related to the birth of famous people are often asked in competitive exams.

Famous People's Birthdays on August 23 😀

Birth YearName/Category/Country/Lived
1482Jo Gwang-jo / Philosopher / Korean
1486Sigismund von Herberstein / Historian / Slovenia
1524François Hotman / Lawyer / France
1623Stanisław Lubieniecki / Astronomer / Poland
1724Abraham Yates / Lawyer / United States of America
1741Jean-François de Galaup / Admiral / France
1769Georges Cuvier / Academic / France
1783William Tierney Clark / Engineer / United Kingdom
1785Oliver Hazard Perry / Commander / United States of America
1805Anton von Schmerling / Politician / Austria
1814James Roosevelt Bayley / Bishop / United States of America
1829Moritz Cantor / Historian / Germany
1843William Southam / Publisher / Canada
1846Alexander Milne Calder / Sculptor / United States of America
1847Sarah Frances Whiting / Astronomer / United States of America
1849William Ernest Henley / Poet / United Kingdom
1852Radha Gobinda Kar / Physician / India
1852Clímaco Calderón / Politician / Colombia
1852Arnold Toynbee / Historian / United Kingdom
1854Moritz Moszkowski / Pianist / Germany
1864Eleftherios Venizelos / Lawyer / Greece
1867Edgar de Wahl / Academic / Estonia
1868Edgar Lee Masters / Author / United States of America
1872Tanguturi Prakasam / Politician / India
1875William Eccles / Engineer / United Kingdom
1875Eugene Lanceray / Painter / Russia
1877István Medgyaszay / Academic / Hungary
1880Alexander Grin / Author / Russia
1883Jonathan M. Wainwright / General / United States of America
1884Will Cuppy / Author / United States of America
1884Ogden L. Mills / Lawyer / United States of America
1890Harry Frank Guggenheim / Business Man / United States of America
1891Roy Agnew / Pianist / Australia
1894John Auden / Soldier / United Kingdom
1897Henry F. Pringle / Journalist / United States of America
1900Ernst Krenek / Educator / United States of America
1900Malvina Reynolds / Writer / United States of America
1901Guy Bush / Baseball Player / United States of America
1901John Sherman Cooper / Lawyer / United States of America
1903William Primrose / Educator / Scotland
1905H. V. R. Iyengar / Civil Servant / India
1905Ernie Bushmiller / Cartoonist / United States of America
1905Constant Lambert / Composer / United Kingdom
1906Zoltan Sarosy / Chess Player / Hungary
1908Hannah Frank / Sculptor / Scotland
1909Syd Buller / Cricketer / United Kingdom
1910Lonny Frey / Baseball Player / United States of America
1910Giuseppe Meazza / Footballer / Italy
1912Gene Kelly / Actor / United States of America
1912Igor Troubetzkoy / Aristocrat / Russia
1913Bob Crosby / Singer / United States of America
1917Tex Williams / Writer / United States of America
1919Vladimir Abramovich Rokhlin / Theorist / Azerbaijan
1921Kenneth Arrow / Academic / United States of America
1921Sam Cook / Cricketer / United Kingdom
1922Nazik Al-Malaika / Poet / Iraq
1922Jean Darling / Actress / United States of America
1922George Kell / Baseball Player / United States of America
1923Bal Ram Jakhar / Politician / India
1923Edgar F. Codd / Scientist / United States of America
1924Ephraim Kishon / Author / Israel
1924Robert Solow / Academic / United States of America
1925Robert Mulligan / Producer / United States of America
1926Clifford Geertz / Academic / United States of America
1926Gyula Hernádi / Author / Hungary
1927Dick Bruna / Author / Netherlands
1927Dick Bruna / Author / Netherlands
1927Allan Kaprow / Author / United States of America
1927Martial Solal / Painist / France
1928Marian Seldes / Actress / United States of America
1929Vladimir Beekman / Poet / Estonia
1929Zoltán Czibor / Footballer / Hungary
1929Peter Thomson / Golfer / Australia
1930Michel Rocard / Politician / France
1931Barbara Eden / Actress / United States of America
1931Hamilton O. Smith / Academic / United States of America
1932Houari Boumediene / Politician / Algeria
1932Enos Nkala / Politician / Zimbabwe
1932Mark Russell / Pianist / United States of America
1933Robert Curl / Academic / United States of America
1933Pete Wilson / Politician / United States of America
1934Sonny Jurgensen / Footballer / United States of America
1935Roy Strong / Historian / United Kingdom
1936Henry Lee Lucas / Murderer / United States of America
1938Giacomo Bini / Priest / Italy
1938Roger Greenaway / Writer / United Kingdom
1940Galen Rowell / Photographer / United States of America
1940Richard Sanders / Actor / United States of America
1941Onora O'Neill / Politician / Britain
1942Nancy Richey / Tennis Player / United States of America
1943Rita Faria / Doctor / India
1943Dale Campbell-Savours / Politician / United Kingdom
1943Nelson DeMille / Author / United States of America
1943Peter Lilley / Politician / United Kingdom
1943Pino Presti / Composer / Italy
1944Antonia Novello / Surgeon / United States of America
1945Rayfield Wright / Footballer / United States of America
1946Keith Moon / Writer / United Kingdom
1947Willy Russell / Composer / United Kingdom
1948Andrei Pleșu / Politician / Romania
1948Rudy Ruettiger / Footballer / United States of America
1948Lev Zeleny / Academic / Russia
1949Vicky Leandros / Singer / Greece
1949Shelley Long / Actress / United States of America
1949Rick Springfield / Writer / United States of America
1951Allan Bristow / Basketball Player / United States of America
1951Mark Hudson / Writer / United States of America
1951Akhmad Kadyrov / Politician / Chech Republic
1952Santillana / Footballer / Spain
1952Georgios Paraschos / Footballer / Greece
1954Charles Busch / Actor / United States of America
1956Andreas Floer / Academic / Germany
1956Valgerd Svarstad Haugland / Politician / Norway
1957Tasos Mitropoulos / Footballer / Greece
1958Julio Franco / Baseball Player / Dominican Republic
1959Edwyn Collins / Singer / Scotland
1959George Kalovelonis / Tennis Player / Greece
1960Rodney Greenblat / Painter / United States of America
1960Gary Hoey / Writer / United States of America
1961Alexandre Desplat / Composer / France
1961Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf / Politician / Iran
1961Gary Mabbutt / Footballer / United Kingdom
1961Hitomi Takahashi / Actress / Japan
1962Martin Cauchon / Politician / Canada
1962Shaun Ryder / Actor / United Kingdom
1963Park Chan-wook / Director / South Korea
1963Richard Illingworth / Cricketer / United Kingdom
1963Kenny Wallace / Racing Car Driver / United States of America
1965Roger Avary / Producer / Canada
1966Rik Smits / Basketball Player / United States of America
1967Jim Murphy / Politician / Scotland
1967Richard Petrie / Cricketer / New Zealand
1968Laura Claycomb / Soprano / United States of America
1968Chris DiMarco / Golfer / United States of America
1969Tinus Linee / Rugby Player / South Africa
1969Jack Lopresti / Politician / United Kingdom
1969Jeremy Schaap / Author / United States of America
1969Keith Tyson / Painter / United Kingdom
1970Lawrence Frank / Basketball Player / United States of America
1970Jason Hetherington / Rugby Player / Australia
1970Jay Mohr / Actor / United States of America
1970River Phoenix / Actor / United States of America
1971Demetrio Albertini / Footballer / Italy
1971Tim Gutberlet / Footballer / Germany
1972Mark Butcher / Cricketer / United Kingdom
1972Raul Casanova / Baseball Player / United States of America
1972Martin Grainger / Footballer / United Kingdom
1972Manuel Vidrio / Footballer / Mexico
1972Tanguturi Prakasam / Politician / India
1973Casey Blake / Baseball Player / United States of America
1973Kerry Walmsley / Cricketer / New Zealand
1974Mark Bellhorn / Baseball Player / United States of America
1974Benjamin Limo / Runner / Kenya
1974Konstantin Novoselov / Academic / United Kingdom
1975Sean Marks / Basketball Player / New Zealand
1976Pat Garrity / Basketball Player / United States of America
1977Douglas Sequeira / Footballer / Costa Rica
1978Kobe Bryant / Business Man / United States of America
1978Randal Tye Thomas / Politician / United States of America
1979Jessica Bibby / Basketball Player / Australia
1979Saskia Clark / Sailor / United Kingdom
1979Edgar Sosa / Boxer / Mexico
1979Zuzana Váleková / Tennis Player / Slovakia
1980Denny Bautista / Baseball Player / Dominican Republic
1980Rex Grossman / Footballer / United States of America
1980Nenad Vučković / Handball Player / Serbia
1981Carlos Cuéllar / Footballer / Spain
1982Natalie Coughlin / Swimmer / United States of America
1982Scott Palguta / Footballer / United States of America
1982Cristian Tudor / Footballer / Romania
1983James Collins / Footballer / United Kingdom
1983Athena Farrokhzad / Poet / Sweden
1983Sun Mingming / Basketball Player / China
1983Tony Moll / Footballer / United States of America
1983Bruno Spengler / Racing Car Driver / Canada
1983Gauhar Khan / Actress / India
1983Gauhar Khan / Actress / India
1984Glen Johnson / Footballer / United Kingdom
1984Eric Tai / Rugby Player / New Zealand
1985Valeria Lukyanova / Singer / Ukraine
1986Sky Blu / Rapper / United States of America
1986Brett Morris / Rugby Player / Australia
1986Josh Morris / Rugby Player / Australia
1988Olga Govortsova / Tennis Player / Belarus
1988Carl Hagelin / Ice Hockey Player / Sweden
1988Jeremy Lin / Basketball Player / United States of America
1988Vaani Kapoor / Actress / India
1989Breanna Conrad / Fashion Designer / United States of America
1989Heiko Schwarz / Footballer / Germany
1989Asha Negi / Actress / India
1990Seth Curry / Basketball Player / United States of America
1993Iván López Mendoza / Footballer / Spain
1993Seo Hye-lin / Activist / South Korea

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