Famous Birthdays on 22nd March

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 252

  • 841 Bernard Plantapilosa, Count of Auvergne (d. 885)
  • 1212 Emperor Go-Horikawa of Japan (d. 1235)
  • 1366 Thomas de Mowbray, 1st Duke of Norfolk, English politician (d. 1399)
  • 1459 Maximilian I of Habsburg, German Emperor/archduke of Austria
  • 1503 Antonio Francesco Grazzini, Italian writer (d. 1583)
  • 1599 Anthony Van Dyck, Flemish painter (Charles I of England)
  • 1609 Jan II Kazimierz, cardinal/King of Poland (1648-68)
  • 1609 John II Casimir Vasa, cardinal/king of Poland (1648-68)
  • 1663 August Hermann Francke, German Protestant minister (d. 1727)
  • 1700 Giuseppe Sellitto, composer
  • 1712 Edward Moore, English writer (d. 1757)
  • 1720 Nicolas-Henri Jardin, French architect (d. 1799)
  • 1723 Charles Carroll, American statesman (d. 1783)
  • 1728 Anton Raphael Mengs, German Bohemian painter and one of the precursors to Neoclassical painting, born in Ústí nad Labem, Bohemia (d. 1779)
  • 1728 Giacomo Insanguine, composer
  • 1752 Johann Georg Joseph Spangler, composer
  • 1759 Hedwig Elizabeth Charlotte of Holstein-Gottorp, Queen of Sweden and Norway (d. 1818)
  • 1767 Cornelis T Elout, Dutch minister of Finance
  • 1771 Heinrich D Zschokke, Swiss author (Das Goldmacherdorf)
  • 1797 Kaiser Wilhelm I, German emperor (1871-88)
  • 1799 F W A Argelander, Memel E Prussia, cataloguer of 324,188 stars
  • 1803 Anthonie Waldrop, Dutch painter/lithographer
  • 1812 Stephen Pearl Andrews, American abolitionist (d. 1886)
  • 1813 Gabriel Rene Paul, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1886)
  • 1814 Thomas Crawford, US sculptor (Babes in the Wood)
  • 1817 Braxton Bragg, Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1876)
  • 1818 John Ainsworth Horrocks, English-born explorer of South Australia (d. 1846)
  • 1819 William Wirt Adams, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1888)
  • 1822 Ahmed Djevdet Pasha, Turkish minister of Education/Justice
  • 1822 Isaac D Fransen van de Putte, Dutch premier (1866)
  • 1822 Seth Williams, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1866)
  • 1824 William Henry Chase Whiting, Major General (Confederate Army)
  • 1834 Francis Asbury Shoup, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1896)
  • 1842 Carl A N Rosa, German violinist/composer
  • 1842 Mykola Vytal'yevich Lysenko, composer
  • 1846 Randolph Caldecott, England, illustrator (Caldecott Medal namesake)
  • 1852 Theodor Birt, [Beatus Rhenanus], German classical/writer
  • 1857 Arnold Sauwen, Flemish poet (Along the Meuse)
  • 1857 Paul Doumer, gov-genl of Indo-China/13th Pres of France (1931-32)
  • 1860 Alfred Ploetz, German physician (d. 1940)
  • 1865 Theophile Ysaye, composer
  • 1866 Jack Boyle, American baseball player (d. 1913)
  • 1867 Meijer Linnewiel, [Prof Kokadorus], Amsterdam's pitchman
  • 1868 Hamish MacCunn, composer
  • 1868 Henry W Methorst, lawyer/director (Dutch Cent Bureau of Statistics)

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1868 Robert A. Millikan, American physicist (photoelectric effect; Nobel 1923)

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1869 Emilio Aguinaldo, 1st President of the Philippines (1899-1901) (d. 1964)

Revolutionary General and 1st President of the Philippines Emilio Aguinaldo
Revolutionary General and 1st President of the Philippines
Emilio Aguinaldo
  • 1874 Ellen Glasgow, novelist
  • 1878 Michel Théato, Luxembourgian athlete (d. 1919)
  • 1880 Ernie Quigley, Canadian-American sports official (d. 1960)
  • 1885 Adriano Lualdi, composer
  • 1885 Jakabs Medins, composer
  • 1885 Aryeh Levin [Reb Aryeh], Orthodox Jewish rabbi (d. 1969)
  • 1887 Chico Marx, [Leonard Martin], comedian (Marx Brothers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1896 Joseph Schildkraut, actor (Joseph Schildkraut Presents, Diary of Anne Frank)), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1896 Giulia D De Albertis, writer
  • 1896 He Long, Chinese marshal (d. 1969)
  • 1901 Greta Kempton, American artist (d. 1991)
  • 1902 Ellin Berlin, [MacKay], Mrs Irving Berlin, writer (Lace Curtain)
  • 1903 James S Russell, US pilot/admiral (WW II Pacific Ocean)
  • 1903 Jochen Klepper, writer
  • 1905 Carlo Alberto Pizzini, composer
  • 1905 Grigorij M Kosinzev, Russian director
  • 1905 Phyllis McGinley, poet
  • 1905 Ruth Page, US choreographer/ballet leader (Diaghilev, Pygmalion)
  • 1907 James Gavin, US, 82nd Airborne Div General (Sicily/Normandy)
  • 1907 Paul J Steenbergen, Neth, actor (Ciske Rat)/founder (Hague's Comedy)
  • 1907 Lúcia Santos, Portuguese nun (d. 2005)
  • 1908 Albrecht Goes, writer
  • 1908 Louis D L'Amour, Jamestown ND, author (Hondo, Jubal Sackett)
  • 1908 Maurice H Stans, Shakope Minn, Secretary of Commerce (1969-72)
  • 1909 Gabrielle Roy, French-Canadian novelist (Tin Flute)
  • 1909 Jack Popplewell, composer/playwright
  • 1910 Nicholas Monsarret, England, writer (Cruel Sea)
  • 1912 Henri Rousselot, admiral
  • 1912 Lord Alport [Cuthbert Alport], politician, cabinet minister, and life peer
  • 1912 Wilfrid Brambell, actor (Hard Day's Night), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1912 Karl Malden, actor (Mike-Streets of SF, American Express), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1913 James Westerfield, Nashville TN, actor (Jungle Heat, Lucky Johnny)
  • 1913 Tom McCall, Governor of Oregon (d. 1983)
  • 1913 Lew Wasserman, American film studio executive (d. 2002)
  • 1914 Cec Burke, cricketer (NZ leg-spinner v Australia 1946, 1 & 3, 2-30)
  • 1914 Lord Stokes [Donald Stokes], Plymouth, Devon, English industrialist
  • 1914 Masao Maruyama, social scientist
  • 1915 Forest Sagendorf, cartoonist
  • 1915 George Cresswell, cricketer (3 Tests for NZ aged 35)
  • 1915 Georgiy Zhzhonov, Russian actor and writer (d. 2005)
  • 1916 George Wyle, orchestra leader (Jerry Lewis Show, Flip Wilson Show), born in NYC, New York
  • 1916 Josephine van Gasteren, Dutch actress/director (Bluejackets)
  • 1917 C S Pick, publisher
  • 1917 Virginia Grey, LA, actress (Another Thin Man, Idiot's Delight, Idaho)
  • 1918 Cheddi B Jagan, dentist/founder PPP/Guyanese Premier (1953, 1957-64)
  • 1918 Harry Kay, vice-chancellor (Exeter U)
  • 1918 Tauno Kullerve Pylkkanen, composer
  • 1920 Fanny Waterman, concert pianist & teacher
  • 1920 Ross Martin, Grodek Poland, actor (Mr Lucky, Wild Wild West)
  • 1921 Wilhelmus Norbert Schmelzer, Netherland, foreign minister (KVP)
  • 1921 Nino Manfredi, Italian actor (d. 2004)
  • 1922 Mujib ur-Rahman, Pakistan, sheik/premier
  • 1922 Stewart Stern, screenwriter (Rebel Without A Cause)
  • 1923 Bryan Clieve Roberts, lawyer/civil servant
  • 1923 Cor N van Dis Jr, Dutch MP (SGP, 1971-94)
  • 1923 Marcel Marceau, Strasbourg France, mime (Barbarella, Silent Movie)
  • 1924 Al Neuharth, newspaper founder (USA Today)
  • 1924 Bill Wendell, TV announcer (Late Night With David Letterman), born in NYC, New York
  • 1924 Paul Fussell, Pasadena, California, historian (The Great War and Modern Memory), (d. 2012)
  • 1925 Colin Spedding, CEO (Council of Science & Technology Institutes)
  • 1926 Julius Marmur, biochemist/geneticist
  • 1926 Lawrence Jackson, Provost Emeritus (Blackburn)
  • 1927 George Thoms, cricketer (1 Test Aust against WI 1952, scored 16 & 28)
  • 1927 Viscount Bolingbroke
  • 1928 Betty Callaway, figure skating trainer
  • 1928 Bill Archer, (Rep-R-TX, 1971- )
  • 1928 DC Ingman, CEO (British Waterways Board
  • 1928 Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian
  • 1928 Ed Macauley, NBAer (Boston Celtics)
  • 1928 Carrie Donovan, American fashion editor (d. 2001)
  • 1928 E.D. Hirsch. American social commentator
  • 1930 Derek Bok, college president (Harvard)
  • 1930 Lynden O Pindling, PM of Bahamas (1967-92)
  • 1930 Pat Robertson, televangelist (700 club, Pres candidate-R-1989)
  • 1930 Stephen Sondheim, lyricist (West Side Story, Company), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930 Derek Bok, American lawyer and educator
  • 1931 Igor Hajek, translator/writer
  • 1931 Leslie Thomas, author

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1931 William Shatner, actor (Star Trek, T J Hooker), born in Montreal, Quebec

  • 1932 Richard Thomas, admiral
  • 1933 Buddy MacKay, (Rep-D-FL, 1983- )
  • 1933 Chris Duckworth, cricketer (South African batsman v England 1956-57)
  • 1933 Abolhassan Banisadr, former President of Iran
  • 1934 Leslie Turnberg, president (Royal College of Physicians)
  • 1934 Orrin G Hatch, (Sen-R-UT, 1977- )
  • 1934 Sheila Cameron, QC, Vicar-General (Province of Canterbury)
  • 1934 May Britt, Sweden, actress (Young Lions)/wife of Sammy Davis Jr
  • 1934 Larry Martyn, English comedy actor (d. 1994)
  • 1935 M[ichael] Emmet Walsh, Ogdensburg NY, actor (Wildcats, War Party)
  • 1936 Alan Bleasdale, author/playwright (Are You Lonesome Tonight)
  • 1936 Philip Ely, president (British Law Society)
  • 1936 Roger Whittaker, Nairobi Kenya, country singer (Durham Town)
  • 1936 Ron Carey, American labor leader (Teamsters)
  • 1937 Jon Hassell, composer
  • 1937 Angelo Badalamenti, American composer
  • 1937 Armin Hary, German athlete
  • 1938 Vivian Pulliam, horse trainer
  • 1940 William Ritchie, vice-chancellor (Lancaster U)
  • 1940 Haing S. Ngor, Cambodian/American actor (d. 1996)
  • 1940 Jorge Ben Jor, Brazilian musician
  • 1941 Bruno Ganz, Zurich Switzerland, actor (Strapless, Wings of Desire)
  • 1941 Gary Lewis, horse trainer
  • 1941 Billy Collins, American poet
  • 1942 Jon Arthur English, composer
  • 1942 Bernd Herzsprung, German actor
  • 1942 Dick Pound, Canadian chairman of the World Anti-Doping Agency
  • 1943 George Benson, American jazz/blues singer/guitarist (Greatest Love of All), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1943 Joseph Schwantner, composer
  • 1943 Keith Relf, England, rocker (Yardbirds-For Your Love, Renaissance)
  • 1944 Jeremy Clyde, rocker
  • 1944 R P Mardling, headmaster (Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield)
  • 1944 T S "Tony" McPhee, rocker (Sad Go Round)
  • 1945 Alan Opie, baritone (Boughton Bethlehem, Britten 5 Canticles)
  • 1945 Charles "Chuck" Jackson, US singer (Playboy, Independents)
  • 1945 Jeremy Clyde, England, rocker (Chad & Jeremy-Yesterday's Gone)
  • 1946 Don Chaney, NBA player (Houston Rockets)/coach (Detroit Pistons)
  • 1946 Laraine Ashton, fashion models' agent (London)
  • 1946 Rudy/Rudolf [von Bittner] Rucker, US, sci-fi author (Wetware)
  • 1946 Serge, [Ruud Schaap], Dutch singer/guitarist (Saskia & Serge)
  • 1947 Harry Vanda, [Vandenberg], Hague Neth, rock guitarist (Easybeats)
  • 1947 Patrick Olive, percussionist (Hot Chocolate-You Sexy Thing)
  • 1947 Priscilla Yates, director (Royal Academy of Dancing)
  • 1947 James Patterson, American author (Alex Cross, Witch and Wizard), born in Newburgh, New York

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1948 Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer (Phantom of the Opera, Cats), born in London, England

  • 1948 Randy Hobbs, rocker (Johnny Winter Band, McCoys)
  • 1948 Wolf Blitzer, American television journalist
  • 1949 Brian Hanrahan, British TV newsman (BBC)
  • 1949 D Watson, director (Brighton U)
  • 1949 Fanny Ardant, Monte Carlo, actress (Australia, Confidentially Yours)
  • 1950 Jocky Wilson, Scottish darts player (world champion 1982, 1989), (d. 2012)
  • 1951 Howard Reitzes, Southgate Ca, rocker (Iron Butterfly)
  • 1951 Musa Khiramanovich Manarov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-4, TM-11)
  • 1952 Bob Costas, sportscaster/talk show host (Later), born in Queens, New York
  • 1952 Jay Dee Daugherty, American drummer
  • 1953 Thomas H Andrews, (Rep-D-Maine)
  • 1955 Valdis Zatlers, 7th President of Latvia
  • 1955 Pete Sessions, American politician
  • 1956 Lena Olin, Stockholm Sweden, actress (Enemies A Love Story)
  • 1956 Lyndsay Stephen, Donnybrook WA, Australian golfer
  • 1956 Generosa Ammon, widow of Ted Ammon (d. 2003)
  • 1957 Stephanie Mills, singer/actress (Wiz)
  • 1958 Joyce Lester, Australian softball catcher (Olympics-bronze-96)
  • 1958 Pete Wylie, rocker (Sinful), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1958 Laurie David, American political activist
  • 1959 Matthew Modine, Loma Linda Cal, actor (Full Metal Jacket)
  • 1959 Carlton Cuse, Mexican-born American TV writer and executive
  • 1959 Avraham Fried, Orthodox Jewish Musician
  • 1960 Laurie Sargent, rock vocalist (Face To Face)
  • 1962 Diane Pavich, Australian golfer (1993 T50 Alpine Aust Ladies), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1962 Juan Aguilera, Spain, tennis star
  • 1962 Tim Elliott, Perth WA, Australian golfer
  • 1963 Hannu Virta, Turku FIN, hockey defenseman (Team Finland)
  • 1963 Rich Monteleone, pitcher (California Angels), born in Tampa, Florida