Famous People Born on July 23, 1921

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)

About July 23, 1921

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

Star Sign: Leo