The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

April 23rd famous birthdays

John Cena

John Cena (44)

American wrestler and actor

Gigi Hadid

Gigi Hadid (26)

American model

Maximo Rivano

Maximo Rivano (17)

American TikTok star

Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple (1928 - 2014)

American actress and politician

Timothy McVeigh

Timothy McVeigh (1968 - 2001)

American terrorist, committed the Oklahoma City Bombing

Kal Penn

Kal Penn (44)

American actor

H1ghSky1

H1ghSky1 (14)

American eSports player

Crissy Danielle

Crissy Danielle (25)

American YouTube star

James Buchanan

James Buchanan (1791 - 1868)

American politician

Dev Patel

Dev Patel (31)

English actor

Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison (1936 - 1988)

American singer-songwriter

P2istheName

P2istheName (23)

American YouTube star

Ricky Berwick

Ricky Berwick (29)

Canadian social media star

Jaime King

Jaime King (42)

American actress

Marco Borghi

Marco Borghi (19)

Italian-American social media star

Michael Moore

Michael Moore (67)

American filmmaker

Lee Majors

Lee Majors (82)

American actor

Lasercorn

Lasercorn (37)

American YouTuber

Noah Kittiesmama

Noah Kittiesmama (21)

American YouTube star

George Lopez

George Lopez (60)

American actor and comedian

Song Kang

Song Kang (27)

South Korean actor

Valerie Bertinelli

Valerie Bertinelli (61)

American actress

Georgia Yorkie

Georgia Yorkie (20)

English YouTuber

PinkAnt

PinkAnt (18)

American YouTuber

Cleo Demetriou

Cleo Demetriou (20)

Cypriot-British actress

Agent 00

Agent 00 (25)

Canadian YouTuber and gamer

Sharla In Japan

Sharla In Japan (35)

Canadian YouTuber

Elom Kuwonu

Elom Kuwonu (18)

Canadian rapper

Max Planck

Max Planck (1858 - 1947)

German physicist

Jaryd Lazar

Jaryd Lazar (34)

American Twitch star

Jesse Lee Soffer

Jesse Lee Soffer (37)

American actor

Joanna Krupa

Joanna Krupa (42)

Polish-American model and actress

Taio Cruz

Taio Cruz (41)

English singer-songwriter and producer

Sandra Dee

Sandra Dee (1942 - 2005)

American actress

Chloe Kim

Chloe Kim (21)

South Korean-American Snowboarder

Angel Locsin

Angel Locsin (36)

Filipina actress

Son Chae-young

Son Chae-young (22)

South Korean rapper and singer

S. Janaki

S. Janaki (83)

Indian singer

Jack Anderson

Jack Anderson (20)

Canadian bassist

Joanna Simon

Joanna Simon (25)

American Instagram star

Melina Kanakaredes

Melina Kanakaredes (54)

American actress

John Oliver

John Oliver (44)

English-American comedian, actor, and TV host

Gunnar Gehl

Gunnar Gehl (20)

American musician

Judy Davis

Judy Davis (66)

Australian actress

Jónsi

Jónsi (46)

Icelandic musician and singer

Lester B. Pearson

Lester B. Pearson (1897 - 1972)

Canadian politician, 14th Prime Minister of Canada, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize

Craig Sheffer

Craig Sheffer (61)

American actor

Andruw Jones

Andruw Jones (44)

Curaçaoan baseball player

Joyce DeWitt

Joyce DeWitt (72)

American actress

On this day

April 23 in History

  • 1597

    April 23, 1597:

    Queen Elizabeth I attends the premiering of "The Merry Wives of Windsor" by William Shakespeare. The play features characters like Sir John Falstaff, Mistress Quickly, and Bardolph.

  • 1661

    April 23, 1661: Coronation ceremony is held for Charles II to become the King of England, Ireland, and Scotland. He takes over from Charles I.
  • 1702

    April 23, 1702: Queen Anne officially becomes the Queen of Ireland, Scotland, and England. The event takes place at the famous Westminster Abbey.
  • 1931

    April 23, 1931:

    American drama, "The Public Enemy", premieres. It was directed by William A. Wellman and stars top actors like Jean Harlow, Edward Woods, and James Cagney.

  • 1964

    April 23, 1964:

    "Blues for Mr Charlie", a play by American writer, James Baldwin, is performed for the first time. The play is slightly inspired by the murder of teenager, Emmett Till, prior to the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement.

  • 1975

    April 23, 1975:

    The city of London hosts the original production of the play titled "No Man's Land". The play was written by British playwright, Harold Pinter.

  • 1976

    April 23, 1976:

    American band, The Ramones, releases their self-named first album. The album includes songs like "Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue" and "53rd & 3rd".

  • April 23, 1976:

    Popular English band, The Rolling Stones, releases their album “Black And Blue”.

  • 1993

    April 23, 1993:

    A musical by Peter Townshend titled "Tommy" makes its Broadway debut. It would win the “Best Musical Show Album” at the Grammy Awards later that year.

  • 2001

    April 23, 2001:

    American band, Metallica, begins recording of their eighth album titled “St. Anger”.  It contains popular singles like "Some Kind of Monster" and "The Unnamed Feeling".