German History (Part 22)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2101 - 2,200 of 2,720

  • 1941-06-29 Margritta Gummel, German DR, shot putter (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • 1941-07-09 Karin von Aroldingen, Germany, ballet dancer (NYC Ballet Co)
  • 1941-07-20 Kurt Raab, German actor (d. 1988)
  • 1941-09-28 Edmund Stoiber, German politician
  • 1941-11-13 Eberhard Diepgen, German politician
  • 1942-01-17 Ulf Hoelscher, German violinist
  • 1942-02-21 Margarethe Von Trotta, actress/director (Marianne), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1942-03-22 Bernd Herzsprung, German actor
  • 1942-03-28 Conrad Schumann, East German border guard (d. 1998)
  • 1942-04-18 Jochen Rindt, German race car driver
  • 1942-05-14 Rüdiger Vogler, German actor
  • 1942-06-12 Bert Sakmann, German physiologist, Nobel laureate
  • 1942-07-05 Johannes Löhr, German footballer and trainer
  • 1942-07-24 Heinz Burt, Hargin Germany, rock bassist (Tornados)
  • 1942-08-20 Hans-Joachim Klein, German FR, 100m swimmer (Olympic-bronze-1964)
  • 1942-09-26 Ingrid Mickler-Becker, German FR, long jumper/relayer (Oly-gold-72)
  • 1942-11-21 Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul, German politician
  • 1942-12-03 Alice Schwarzer, German journalist
  • 1942-12-21 Reinhard Mey, German singer
  • 1943-02-13 Friedrich Christian Delius, German writer, born in Rome
  • 1943-02-22 Horst Köhler, President of Germany
  • 1943-02-27 Klaus Köste, Frankfurt, Germany, gymnast (Olympic Gold 1972- vault), (d. 2012)
  • 1943-03-01 Wolfgang Scheidel, German DR, luge (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1943-03-21 Hartmut Haenchen, German conductor
  • 1943-03-24 Marika Kilius, German FR, ice skating pair (Olympic-silver-1960, 64)
  • 1943-05-06 Andreas Baader, leader of the German organization Red Army Faction (d. 1977)
  • 1943-05-22 Gesine Schwan, German politician and science professor
  • 1943-06-28 Klaus von Klitzing, German physicist, Nobel laureate
  • 1943-07-04 Konrad "Conny" Bauer, German musician
  • 1943-07-29 Ingrid Kramer, Dresden Germany, diver (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • 1943-09-07 Lena Valaitis, Lithuanian-German Schlager singer
  • 1943-09-28 Nick St Nicholas, Hamburg Germany, rock bassist (Steppenwolf)
  • 1943-09-30 Johann Deisenhofer, German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • 1943-10-28 Conny Froboess, German singer
  • 1943-11-05 Friedman Paul Erhardt (Chef Tell), German-born American TV chef (d. 2007)
  • 1943-12-01 Orton Enderlein, German FR, luge (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • 1943-12-23 Silvia Sommerlath, German wife of King Carl XVI of Sweden (1973- )
  • 1943-12-24 Christiane Schmidtmer, Heidelberg Germany, actress (Ship of Fools)
  • 1944-01-12 Vlastimil Hort, Czech/German chess player
  • 1944-01-24 Klaus Nomi, German singer (d. 1983)
  • 1944-02-01 Burkhard Ziese, German football manager
  • 1944-02-28 Sepp Maier, German footballer
  • 1944-03-02 Uschi Glas, German actress
  • 1944-04-07 Gerhard Schröder, Chancellor of Germany
  • 1944-04-23 Niklaus Schilling, Basel Germany, director (Dormire, Atem, Rheingold)
  • 1944-05-12 Eva Demski, German writer, born in Regensburg
  • 1944-05-18 W. G. Sebald, German-born writer (d. 2001)
  • 1944-06-06 Edgar Froese, German musician (Tangerine Dream), born in Vienna Austria
  • 1944-06-22 Michael Obst, German FR, coxsman (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • 1944-07-06 Gunhild Hoffmeister, German FR, 800m/1500m runner (Oly-silver-72)
  • 1944-08-12 Peter Hofmann, German tenor
  • 1944-09-24 Diana Körner, German actress
  • 1944-10-03 Roy Horn, German-American Las Vegas entertainer (Siegfried & Roy)
  • 1944-10-14 Udo Kier, Germany, actress (Warhol Dracula, Warhol Frankenstein)
  • 1944-10-28 Anton Schlecker, German billionaire
  • 1944-10-29 Otto Wiesheu, German minister
  • 1944-11-02 Liesel Westermann, German FR, discus thrower (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • 1944-12-02 Botho Strauß, German author
  • 1944-12-24 Erhard Keller, German FR, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1968, 72)
  • 1945-03-08 Anselm Kiefer, German painter
  • 1945-04-14 Uwe Beyer, German DR, shot-putter (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • 1945-05-21 Ernst Willi Messerschmid, Reutlingen Germany, astronaut (STS 22)
  • 1945-06-09 Nike Wagner, German woman of the theater
  • 1945-07-15 Jürgen Möllemann, German politician (d. 2003)
  • 1945-07-16 Kellie Everts, Kalv Germany, Miss nude Universe (1968)
  • 1945-07-19 George Dzunda, Rosenheim Germany, actor (The Deer Hunter, Law & Order)
  • 1945-08-14 Wim Wenders, West German director (American Friend, Hammett)
  • 1945-09-11 Franz Beckenbauer, German footballer
  • 1945-11-03 Gerd Müller, German footballer
  • 1945-11-16 Teenie Hodges [Mabon], American rhythm and blues guitarist (Take me to the River), born in Germantown, TN, (d. 2014)
  • 1946-02-13 Rainer Werner Fassbinder, German director/actor (Ehe der Maria Braun)
  • 1946-03-24 Klaus Dinger, German musician (Neu!, Kraftwerk)
  • 1946-03-27 Olaf Malolepski, German musician (Die Flippers)
  • 1946-05-17 Udo Lindenberg, German musician
  • 1946-05-31 Rainer Werner Fassbinder, German director (Marriage of Maria Braum)
  • 1946-06-20 Andre Watts, Nuremberg Germany, concert pianist (Oberon)
  • 1946-08-20 Ralf Hütter, German musician (Kraftwerk)
  • 1946-12-14 Ruth Fuchs, German DR, javelin thrower (Oly-2 gold-72, 76)
  • 1947-02-14 Heidemarie Rosendahl, German FR, long jumper (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1947-03-07 Walter Röhrl, German race and rally car driver
  • 1947-04-07 Florian Schneider, German musician (Kraftwerk)
  • 1947-04-11 Uli Edel, Neuenburg am Rhein, South Baden, German film director
  • 1947-05-14 Karin Struck, German feminist writer, born in Groß Kiesow
  • 1947-05-24 Martin Winterkorn, German automotive executive
  • 1947-06-20 Josef Clemens, German bishop and Secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Laity
  • 1947-07-17 Wolfgang Flür, German musician (Kraftwerk)
  • 1947-07-19 Hans-Jürgen Kreische, East German footballer
  • 1947-08-04 Klaus Schulze, German composer
  • 1947-10-31 Frank Shorter, Munich Germany, US marathoner (Oly-gold/silver-72, 76)
  • 1947-11-16 Ebby Thust, German boxing promoter and writer
  • 1947-11-29 Petra Kelly, Gunzburg, Bavaria, German politician and activist (German Green Party)
  • 1948-01-03 Manfred Kokot, East German runner (world record 50 m indoor)
  • 1948-04-12 Joschka Fischer, Foreign Minister of Germany
  • 1948-05-09 Hans Georg Bock, German mathematician
  • 1948-05-25 Klaus Meine, German musician (Scorpions)
  • 1948-07-18 Hartmut Michel, German chemist, Nobel laureate
  • 1948-07-22 Otto Waalkes, German comedian
  • 1948-08-31 Holger Osieck, German footballer and coach
  • 1948-08-31 Rudolf Schenker, German guitarist (Scorpions)
  • 1948-09-07 Susan Blakely, Frankfurt Germany, actress (Rich Man Poor Man)

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