Famous People Born on July 23, 1921

About Jul 23, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 97 years
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation

Star Sign: Leo

Famous Birthdays

  • Calvert DeForest, American comedian (Larry "Bud" Melman), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2007)
  • David Lawmn, CEO (Prestige Group)
  • Harry Hookway, Chief Executive of the British Library (1973-84) (d. 2014)
  • Heinz Bennent, German actor (Possession, The Serpent's Egg), born in Stolberg, Germany (d. 2011)
  • Jerome Rosen, American composer and educator, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2011)
  • Peter Twiss, British test pilot (breaking the World Air Speed Record and being the first person to exceed 1,000 mph in flight), born in Lindfield, Sussex (d. 2011)