The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on April 23rd

William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

English writer and actor
Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez (1927 - 1993)

Farm worker, labor leader and activist
James Earl Ray

James Earl Ray (1928 - 1998)

American assassin
Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray (1921 - 1992)

Indian director
Howard Cosell

Howard Cosell (1918 - 1995)

American sports reporter
John Mills

John Mills (1908 - 2005)

English actor
Johnny Thunders

Johnny Thunders (1952 - 1991)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Otto Preminger

Otto Preminger (1905 - 1986)

Austrian-American director, producer, and actor
Harold Arlen

Harold Arlen (1905 - 1986)

American songwriter
John C. Stennis

John C. Stennis (1901 - 1995)

American politician
Chris Ethridge

Chris Ethridge (1947 - 2012)

Musician, songwriter
Deron Johnson

Deron Johnson (1938 - 1992)

American baseball player and coach
Cy Williams

Cy Williams (1887 - 1974)

American baseball player
Ted Kroll

Ted Kroll (1919 - 2002)

Professional golfer
Boris Yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin (1931 - 2007)

Russian politician, 1st President of Russia