Austrian History (Part 7)

Austria: Vienna

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

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  • 1935-03-25 Susan Engel, actress (Ascendancy), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1935-11-17 Anton Sailer, Austrian skier (Olympic-3 golds-1956)
  • 1936-05-19 Elisabeth Schwartz, Austrian pairs figure skater (Olympic gold 1956)
  • 1937-04-17 Ferdinand Piëch, Austrian-German automotive engineer and executive
  • 1937-06-12 Antal Festetics, Austrian biologist
  • 1937-10-04 Franz Vranitzky, Austria union chancellor (1986- )
  • 1938-01-20 William Berger, Austrian actor (d. 1993)
  • 1938-09-23 Romy Schneider, actress (Bloodline, Death Watch), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1938-10-09 Heinz Fischer, Austrian politician
  • 1938-11-18 Karl Schranz, Austrian slalom (Olympic-1968)
  • 1939-02-23 Josef Feistmantl, Austrian lugeist (Olympic gold 1964)
  • 1939-02-25 Marisa Mell, Graz Austria, actress (Masquerade, Casanova '70)
  • 1939-05-30 Dieter Quester, Austrian racing driver
  • 1939-09-01 Heinrich Messner, Austrian downhill skier (Olympic bronze 1972)
  • 1940-02-01 Bibi Besch, actress (Star Trek 2, Beast Within), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1940-06-04 Ludwig Schwarz, Austrian bishop
  • 1940-09-21 Hermann Knoflacher, Austrian civil engineer
  • 1941-03-27 Liese Prokop, Austrian pentathlete (Olympic silver 1968)
  • 1941-05-13 Senta Berger, actress (Cast a Giant Shadow), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1941-07-14 Andreas Khol, Austrian politician
  • 1941-08-22 Hannspeter Winter, Austrian plasma physicist, born in Wels (d. 2006)
  • 1941-10-04 Karl Oppitzhauser, Austrian racing driver
  • 1942-06-24 Gerhart Roth, Austrian writer, born in Graz
  • 1942-10-09 Shukri Ghanem, Libyan Prime Minister (2003-2006), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2012)
  • 1942-12-06 Peter Handke, Austrian writer
  • 1943-09-19 Christi Haas, Austrian downhill skier (Olympic gold 1964)
  • 1943-09-28 Gertrud "Traudl" Hecher, Austrian downhill skier (Olympic bronze 1960)
  • 1944-01-18 Alexander Van der Bellen, Austrian politician, President of Austria (2017-), born in Vienna
  • 1944-05-02 Franz Innerhofer, Austrian writer (Beautiful Days), born in Krimml, Salzberg
  • 1944-05-20 Dietrich Mateschitz, Austrian businessman
  • 1944-06-06 Edgar Froese, German musician (Tangerine Dream), born in Vienna Austria
  • 1944-06-22 Klaus Maria Brandauer, Austrian actor (Mephisto, Out of Africa)
  • 1944-12-20 Gernot Wolfgruber, Austrian writer, born in Gmünd
  • 1945-01-11 Christine Kaufmann, Austrian-born actress (Town Without Pity, Red Lips), born in Lendolf (d. 2017)
  • 1945-06-07 Wolfgang Schüssel, Chancellor of Austria
  • 1946-01-01 Manfred Stengl, Austrian 2 man lugist (Olympic gold 1960)
  • 1946-06-17 Peter Rosei, Austrian writer
  • 1946-09-23 Franz Fischler, Austrian politician
  • 1947-02-16 Franz West, artist (Flause), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2012)
  • 1947-03-03 Otto Stuppacher, Austrian racing driver (d. 2001)
  • 1947-06-04 Viktor Klima, Chancellor of Austria

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1947-07-30 Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austrian-American body builder, actor (Terminator) and politician (38th Governor of California), born in Thal, Austria

Actor, Body Builder & Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder & Politician
Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • 1947-09-14 Wolfgang Schwartz, Austrian figure skater (Olympic gold 1968)
  • 1947-09-16 Ilona Gusenbauer, Austrian high jumper (Olympic bronze 1972)
  • 1947-10-14 Lukas Resetarits, Austrian cabaret artist
  • 1948-05-11 Alfred Matt, Austrian slalom (Olympic bronze 1968)
  • 1948-06-12 Hans Binder, Austrian racing driver
  • 1948-08-31 Harald Ertl, Austrian racing driver (d. 1982)
  • 1948-09-05 Benita Ferrero-Waldner, Austrian diplomat and politician, born in Salzburg, Austria
  • 1948-10-23 Hermann Hauser, Austrian-born entrepreneur
  • 1948-11-03 Helmut Koinigg, Austrian racing driver (d. 1974)
  • 1948-12-21 Willi Resetarits, Austrian musician
  • 1949-02-15 Hans Graf, Austrian conductor
  • 1949-02-22 Nikki Lauda, Austrian formula 1 auto racer (world champ 1975, 77, 84)
  • 1949-05-04 Sybil Danning, [Danninger], Weis Austria, actress (Chained Heat)
  • 1949-07-02 Hanno Pöschl, Austrian actor
  • 1949-07-08 Wolfgang Puck, Austrian-born celebrity chef
  • 1950-01-26 Jorg Haider, Austrian polical leader (Austrian Freedom Pary)
  • 1950-09-12 Gustav Brunner, Austrian engineer
  • 1951-04-13 Beatrix "Trixie" Schuba, Austrian figure skater (Olympic gold 1972)
  • 1952-05-13 Manfred Langer, Austrian/Dutch disco builder
  • 1953-12-03 Franz Klammer, Austrian downhill skier (Olympic gold 1976)
  • 1954-01-22 Peter Pilz, Austrian politician
  • 1954-01-24 Jo Gartner, Austrian racing driver (d. 1986)
  • 1954-02-02 Hansi Hinterseer, Austrian singer, actor, former skier
  • 1954-06-21 Robert Menasse, Austrian writer
  • 1955-07-18 Bernd Fasching, Austrian painter and sculptor
  • 1955-08-08 Herbert Prohaska, Austrian footballer
  • 1955-12-16 Prince Lorenz of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este
  • 1956-05-23 Ursula Plassnik, Austrian politician
  • 1956-05-28 Markus Höttinger, Austrian racing driver (d. 1980)
  • 1958-01-25 Harti Weirather, Austrian alpine skier
  • 1958-02-04 Werner Schwab, Austrian playwright and artist, born in Graz (d. 1994)
  • 1958-04-01 Anton Innauer, Austrian 70m ski jumper (Olympic gold 1980)
  • 1959-09-04 Armin Kogler, Austrian skier (2-time winner of jumping World Cup)
  • 1960-08-24 Franz Vienboeck, Austrian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-13)
  • 1960-12-15 Walter Werzowa, Austrian composer
  • 1961-11-10 Rudolf Grimm, Austrian physics professor
  • 1961-12-15 Karin Resetarits, Austrian journalist
  • 1962-07-18 Engelbert Linder, hockey defenseman (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1962-12-11 Paul Haslinger, Austrian-born composer
  • 1963-01-15 Richard Nasheim, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1963-04-26 Thomas Searle, hockey defenseman (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1963-05-08 Clemens Lothaller, Austrian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-13 backup)
  • 1963-05-16 Mercedes Echerer, Austrian actress and politician
  • 1965-06-13 Lukas Ligeti, Austrian composer and drummer
  • 1966-02-06 Alex Antonitsch, Austrian tennis star
  • 1966-02-15 Petra Huber, Austrian professional tennis player
  • 1966-03-02 Judith Wiesner, Hallein Austria, tennis star (1994 Schenectady)
  • 1966-08-30 Simon Wheeldon, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1966-10-16 Gerhard Puschnik, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1967-02-22 Alf Poier, Austrian comedian

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1967-10-02 Thomas Muster, Austrian tennis star (1995 French Open), born in Leibnitz, Austria

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Thomas Muster
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Thomas Muster
  • 1967-11-21 Dominic Lavoie, hockey defenseman (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1968-07-21 Christian Perthaler, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1968-08-22 Horst Skoff, tennis star, born in Klagenfurt, Austria
  • 1968-09-15 Michael Puschacher, hockey goalie (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1969-01-02 Karl-Heinz Grasser, Austrian politician
  • 1969-02-08 Herb Hohenberger, hockey defenseman (Team Austria 1998)
  • 1969-02-21 Petra Kronberger, Austrian alpine skiier (Olympic gold 1992)

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