German History (Part 24)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 2,899

  • 1943-07-04 Konrad "Conny" Bauer, German musician
  • 1943-07-29 Ingrid Krämer, German diver (Olympic gold medalist), born in Dresden Germany
  • 1943-09-07 Lena Valaitis, Lithuanian-German Schlager singer
  • 1943-09-28 Nick St Nicholas, rock bassist (Steppenwolf), born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 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)
  • 1945-02-19 Thomas Brasch, German writer and film director, born in Westow, England (d. 2001)
  • 1945-03-08 Anselm Kiefer, German painter
  • 1945-04-14 Uwe Beyer, German DR, shot-putter (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • 1945-04-25 Michael Kogel, German musician, born in Berlin
  • 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)
  • 1945-07-19 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)
  • 1946-03-24 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 filmmaker and director (Marriage of Maria Braum), born in Bad Worishofen, Bavaria, West Germany (d. 1982)
  • 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, US marathoner (Oly-gold/silver-72, 76), born in Munich. Germany
  • 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)
  • 1948-09-24 Heinz Chur, German composer
  • 1948-09-29 Theo Jörgensmann, German jazz clarinetist
  • 1948-10-09 Jackson Browne, US Base in Germany, rock voclaist (Lawyers in Love)
  • 1948-12-06 Marius Mueller-Westernhagen, rocker (Stinker), born in Duesseldorf, Germany
  • 1949-01-11 Tom Netherton, singer (Lawrence Welk Show), born in Munich. Germany
  • 1949-01-12 Ottmar Hitzfeld, German football manager
  • 1949-02-23 Anna-Maria Muller, German DR, Luge (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1949-03-05 Franz Josef Jung, Commander-in-chief of the German Bundeswehr
  • 1949-03-26 Patrick Süskind, German writer
  • 1949-04-11 Bernd Eichinger, German film producer
  • 1949-04-13 Jean-Jacques Favier, Kehl Germany, astronaut (STS 78)
  • 1949-05-14 Klaus-Peter Thaler, German cyclist
  • 1949-06-08 Hildegard Falck, German FR, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1949-08-30 Peter Maffay, German musician
  • 1950-01-09 Rio Reiser, German rock singer (Ton Steine Scherben), (d. 1996)
  • 1950-02-02 Barbara Sukowa, Germany, actress (Zentropia, Sicilian, Voyager, Lola)
  • 1950-05-12 Renate Stecher-Meissner, German DR, sprinter (Oly-gold-72)
  • 1950-05-16 Johannes Bednorz, German superconductivity physicist (Nobel 1987)
  • 1950-05-18 Thomas Gottschalk, Bamberg Germany, (Telespiele)
  • 1950-06-04 Dagmar Krause, West Germany, singer (Henry Cow, Art Bears)
  • 1950-06-13 Gerd Zewe, German footballer
  • 1950-06-18 Annelie Ehrhardt, German DR, 100m hurdler (Olympics-gold-1972)
  • 1950-07-17 P.J. Soles, German-born American actress
  • 1950-08-02 Mathieu Carriere, actor (Bay Boy, Woman in Flames), born in Hanover, Germany
  • 1950-08-03 Waldemar Cierpinski, German DR, marathoner (Olympic-gold-1976, 80)
  • 1950-08-05 Rosi Mittermaier, German FR, slalom/downhill (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • 1950-09-02 Michael Rother, German musician (Neu!, Kraftwerk, Harmonia, Cluster)
  • 1950-10-13 Annegret Richter-Irrang, German FR, sprinter (Olympic-gold-1972)

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