Famous Birthdays on September 22

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 232

  • 130 Claudius Galenus, Italian physician/scholar
  • 1290 Bilbo Baggins, (in Shire Reconning)

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1515 Anne of Cleves, Queen of England and 4th wife of Henry VIII, born in Dusseldorf, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1557)

Queen of England Anne of Cleves
Queen of England
Anne of Cleves
  • 1547 Philipp Nikodemus Frischlin, German philologist and poet (d. 1590)
  • 1601 Anna van Oostenrijk, queen of France/daughter of Philip III
  • 1606 Li Zicheng, Chinese rebel (d. 1645)
  • 1680 Barthold Heinrich Brockes, German poet (d. 1747)
  • 1694 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
  • 1715 Jean-Étienne Guettard, French physician and scientist (d. 1786)
  • 1717 Pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Swedish astronomer (d. 1783)
  • 1720 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer
  • 1722 John Home, Scottish writer (d. 1808)
  • 1729 George Wilhelm Gruber, composer
  • 1733 Anton Filtz [Fils], German composer, born in Eichstätt (d. 1760)
  • 1738 Dionysius G Van de Keessel, lawyer (Theses Selectae)
  • 1741 Peter S Pallas, German geologist/zoologist (Siberia/Krim)
  • 1743 Quintin Craufurd, British author (d. 1819)
  • 1757 Herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings)
  • 1765 Paolo Ruffini, Italian mathematician (d. 1822)
  • 1788 Theodore Edward Hook, English author (d. 1841)
  • 1791 Michael Faraday, discovered principle of electric motor
  • 1796 Ret Cornelius Kinchiloe Stribling, Comm (Union Navy), (d. 1880)
  • 1819 Wilhelm Wattenbach, German historian (d. 1897)
  • 1822 Brig Gen Eppa Hunton, fought in most ANV campaigns
  • 1827 John Grubb Parke, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1900)
  • 1829 William Worth Belknap, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 1829 Tự Đức, Emperor of Vietnam (d. 1883)
  • 1833 Stephen Dill Lee, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1908)
  • 1849 John Godden, English explorer (Curacao)
  • 1860 Heinrich Reitsch, composer
  • 1864 Louis Van Deyssel, writer (Small Republic, One Love)
  • 1870 Arthur Pryor, American band composer and trombone player, born in Saint Joseph, Missouri (d. 1942)

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1870 Charlotte Cooper, English tennis champion and the 1st female Olympic champion in 1900, born in Ealing, England (d. 1966)

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper
  • 1872 Luis Villalba Munoz, composer
  • 1875 Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer
  • 1876 André Tardieu, Prime Minister of France (d. 1945)
  • 1878 Shigeru Yoshida, Japanese Prime Minister (1946-54), born in Yokosuka (d. 1967)
  • 1880 Asser B Kleerekoper, journalist/2nd-Member of parliament (SDAP)
  • 1880 Dame Christabel Pankhurst, English suffragist (d. 1958)
  • 1882 Emil Abranyi, composer
  • 1882 Wilhelm Keitel, German fieldmarshal
  • 1883 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer
  • 1884 Minerva Urecal, CA, actress (Accent on Love, Crazy Knights)
  • 1885 Erich von Stroheim, early film director/actor (Grand Illusion)
  • 1885 Gunnar Asplund, Swedish architect (d. 1940)
  • 1885 Ben Chifley, Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1951)
  • 1887 Hobart Cavanaugh, US, actor (Border Town, Black Angel)
  • 1888 Sophia J W "Sophie" Hermse, actress (Vorstenschool)
  • 1889 Hooks Dauss, American baseball player (d. 1963)
  • 1890 Ferdinand Gonseth, Swiss mathematician/philosopher
  • 1891 Jacob H "Jaap" Stotijn, oboist/conductor (Residence Orch)
  • 1892 Billy West, Russia, actor (Further Perils of Laurel & Hardy)
  • 1892 Frank Sullivan, humorist (NYer Magazine)
  • 1892 Hans Albers, Hamburg Germany, actor (Blue Angel)
  • 1894 Hieronim Feicht, composer
  • 1894 Johnnie Gough, actor (Smooth as Satin, Circus Kid), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1895 Babette Deutsch, US poet (Animal vegetable mineral)
  • 1895 Paul Muni, actor (Acad Award 1936-Angel on My Shoulder, Juarez)
  • 1896 Henry Segrave, British racing driver (d. 1930)
  • 1898 Katherine Alexander, American actress (d. 1981)
  • 1900 William Spratling, American silversmith (d. 1967)
  • 1900 Paul H. Emmett, American chemical engineer (d. 1985)
  • 1901 Allan "Rocky" Lane, Mishawaka Ind, actor (voice of Mr Ed, Red Ryder)
  • 1901 Charles Huggins, surgeon/medical researcher
  • 1902 F R Boschvogel, [French LJ Ramon], Flemish writer (War of Worlds)
  • 1902 John Houseman, Bucharest Romania, actor (Kingsfield-Paper Chase)
  • 1903 Joseph Valachi, American gangster (d. 1971)
  • 1904 Ellen Church, American 1st female airline stewardess (United flight in 1930 from San Francisco to Cheyenne), born in Cresco, Iowa (d. 1965)
  • 1905 Eugen Sänger, Austrian aerospace engineer (d. 1964)
  • 1906 Phyllis Hartnoll, writer/editor
  • 1907 Philip Fotheringham-Parker, British racing driver (d. 1981)
  • 1909 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
  • 1910 Klement Slavicky, composer
  • 1912 Alfred G Vanderbilt, thoroughbred horse owner (Native Dancer)
  • 1912 Martha Scott, Jamesport, Missouri, American actress (Our Town, Ben-Hur)
  • 1913 Leroy Holmes, orchestra leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1915 Arthur Lowe, Hayfield England, actor (Captain Mainwaring-Dad's Army)
  • 1917 Peter Adams, actor (Alternative), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1918 Archibald James Potter, composer
  • 1918 Hans Scholl, German resistance fighter (Die Weisse Rose)
  • 1918 Henryk Szeryng, Zelazowa Wola Poland, violinist (Brahms Concerto)
  • 1919 Jack Russell, Saratoga Springs NY, singer (Your Show of Shows)
  • 1920 Bob Lemon, San Bernardino, California, American MLB pitcher (Cleveland Indians)/manager (NY Yankees, 1978)
  • 1920 Anders Lassen, Danish military officer (d. 1945)
  • 1922 Chen Ning Yang, China, US physicist/disproved parity (Nobel 1957)
  • 1923 Dannie Abse, Welsh poet and writer
  • 1924 Abdulrahman Mohamed Babu, politician
  • 1924 Norvel la Follette Ray Lee, lt-HW boxer (Olympic-gold-1952)
  • 1924 Sieto Hoving, actor (Holiday in Havana, Palm Beach Story)
  • 1924 Charles Keeping, British illustrator (d. 1988)
  • 1924 Rosamunde Pilcher, English novelist
  • 1925 Virginia Capers, Sumter SC, actress (White Mama, Original Intent)
  • 1926 William O Smith, composer
  • 1927 Eligio [Kika] De La Garza, (Rep-D-Texas, 1965- )

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1927 Tom Lasorda [Thomas], baseball manager (LA Dodgers), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania

Baseball Manager Tom Lasorda
Baseball Manager
Tom Lasorda
  • 1927 Gordon Astall, English footballer, born in Horwich
  • 1928 Eugene Roche, actor (Foul Play, Slaughterhouse Five), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1928 Eric Broadley, MBE, British automotive engineer (Lola Cars)
  • 1929 Serge Garant, composer
  • 1929 William E Dannemeyer, (Rep-R-CA, 1979- )
  • 1930 Antonio Saura, Spanish painter
  • 1930 Roger Durham Hannay, composer
  • 1931 Fay Weldon, British feminist
  • 1931 George Younger, 4th Viscount Younger of Leckie, British politician (d. 2003)
  • 1931 Manzoor Ahmad, Pakistani philosopher
  • 1932 Ingemar Johansson, Sweden, world heavyweight boxing champ (1952)
  • 1933 Leonardo Balada, composer
  • 1934 Lute Olson, American basketball coach
  • 1935 Harriet King, US, fencing (Olympic-1972)
  • 1936 Art Metrano, American comedian (Amy Prentiss, Joanie Loves Chachi), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1936 Maurice Evans, English footballer and manager (d. 2000)
  • 1938 Gene Mingo, American football player
  • 1939 Junko Tabei, Japanese mountain-climber, 1st woman to climb Mount Everest, born in Miharu (d. 2016)
  • 1939 Mike Sullivan, (Gov-Wyoming)
  • 1939 Timothy E Wirth, (Rep-D-CO, 1975- )
  • 1939 Gilbert E. Patterson, American minister and presiding bishop of the Church of God in Christ (d. 2007)
  • 1940 Anna Karina, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Alphaville)
  • 1940 Edward Boguslawski, composer
  • 1941 Jeremiah Wright, American pastor
  • 1942 David J Stern, NBA commissioner (1984- )
  • 1942 Dick Pickering, trade unionist
  • 1942 William C Nelson, rep/astronaut (STS 24)
  • 1943 Toni Basil, American singer
  • 1944 John Tanner, (Rep-D-Tennessee)
  • 1945 Paul LeMat, Rahway, New Jersey, American actor (American Graffiti, Melvin and Howard)
  • 1946 Daniel E "Dan" Lungren, (Rep-R-California, 1979-88)
  • 1946 King Sunny Ade, Nigerian singer
  • 1946 Dan Baker, American public address announcer
  • 1947 Robert Morace, American writer
  • 1948 Bill Orton, (Rep-D-Utah)
  • 1948 Mark A P Phillips, British ex of princess Anne
  • 1948 Denis Burke, Australian politician
  • 1948 Jim Byrnes, American actor and musician
  • 1949 David Coverdale, England, rock vocalist (Whitesnake, Deep Purple)
  • 1949 Harold Carmichael, NFL wide receiver (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1949 Jim Keith, American conspiracy theorist and author (d. 1999)
  • 1949 Jim McGinty, Australian politician
  • 1950 Kirka, Finnish singer (d. 2007)
  • 1951 David Coverdale, English singer
  • 1952 Robert W Goodlatte, (Rep-R-Virginia)
  • 1952 Gary Holton, English actor and musician (d. 1985)
  • 1953 Ségolène Royal, French politician
  • 1953 Geoff Gilpin, American author
  • 1954 Shari Belafonte Harper, American actress (Julie-Hotel), born in NYC, New York
  • 1954 Randy Lanier, American racing driver
  • 1955 Jerry Anderson, Canadian Tour golfer (Quebec Open-1982, 83), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1955 Jeffrey Leonard, Major League baseball player
  • 1955 John Brennan, American Director of the CIA, born in North Bergen, New Jersey
  • 1956 Debby Boone, Hackensack NJ, singer (You Light Up My Life)
  • 1956 Masayuki Suzuki, Japanese singer (Rats & Star)
  • 1957 Johnette Napolitano, rocker (Concrete Blonde)
  • 1957 Lynn Herring, Enid Oklahoma, actress (Lucy Coe-General Hospital)
  • 1957 Mark Johnson, NHL forward (Olympic-gold-1980, Pitts, NJ), born in Madison, Wisconsin

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1957 Nick Cave, Australian singer-songwriter (Bad Seeds-Murder Ballads), born in Warracknabeal, Victoria

Singer/Songwriter Nick Cave
Singer/Songwriter
Nick Cave
  • 1957 Pete Jones, English rocker (Public Image Ltd.), born in Watford
  • 1957 Philip Arnold Blackmar, PGA golfer (1988 Provident), born in San Diego, California
  • 1957 Giuseppe Saronni, Italian cyclist
  • 1958 Vasili Yuriyevich Lukiyanyuk, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1958 Joan Jett, American singer (Blackhearts-I Love Rock 'n Roll), born in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

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1958 Andrea Bocelli, Italian tenor (The Prayer), born in Lajatico, Italy

Italian Tenor Andrea Bocelli
Italian Tenor
Andrea Bocelli
  • 1958 Neil Cavuto, American television commentator
  • 1959 Greg Bruckner, Inglewood CA, Nike golfer (1992 New England Classic)
  • 1959 Pope Michael, American anti-pope
  • 1960 Scott Baio, Bkln, (Joanie Loves Chachi, Charles in Charge, Zapped)
  • 1960 Victor Stevenson, CFL tackle (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • 1961 Catherine Oxenberg, American princess/actress (Dynasty, Overexposed), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961 Dot Richardson, softball infielder (Olympics-gold-96), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1961 Vince Coleman, American baseball player
  • 1961 Dr. Liam Fox, British Conservative politician
  • 1961 Bonnie Hunt, American actress
  • 1962 Rob Stone, actor (Kevin-Mr Belvedere), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1962 Diogo Mainardi, Brazilian writer

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1962 Martin Crowe, New Zealand cricketer and batsman, born in Auckland (d. 2016)

Cricketer Martin Crowe
Cricketer
Martin Crowe
  • 1963 Michele Berteotti, LPGA golfer
  • 1963 Missie Berteotti, LPGA golfer (1993 PING/Welch's Champ), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1964 Marq Torien, rocker (Bullet Boys-For Love of Money)
  • 1965 Mark Guthrie, pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1965 Andy Cairns, Irish musician
  • 1966 Mike Richter, Abington PA, NHL goalie (NY Rangers, Team USA 1998)
  • 1966 Moustafa Amar, Egyptian singer
  • 1966 Stefan Rehn, Swedish footballer
  • 1967 Elfrid Payton, CFL linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)
  • 1967 Harald Hasselbach, NFL defensive end (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • 1967 Matt Howard, Fall River MA, infielder (NY Yankees)
  • 1967 Matt Besser, American comedian
  • 1967 Félix Savón, Cuban boxer
  • 1967 Kim Watkins, Australian television presenter
  • 1968 Godfrey Myles, NFL linebacker (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1968 Lisa Alexander, synchronized swimmer (Olympics-silver-96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1969 Marian Chlad, soccer player (FC Groningen)
  • 1969 Melissa Lynn Costello, Shenandoah WV, Miss WV-America (1991)
  • 1969 Nicole Bradtke, Australian tennis star (1995 Auckland), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1969 Matt Sharp, American musician (Weezer, The Rentals)
  • 1970 Eric L Blount, CFL running back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • 1970 Greg Huntington, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • 1970 Mike Matheny, catcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1970 Prince Wimbley, CFL slot back (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • 1970 Mystikal, American rapper
  • 1970 Rupert Penry-Jones, English actor
  • 1970 Emmanuel Petit, French footballer