The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

December 15th famous birthdays

Antonio Garza

Antonio Garza (18)

American YouTube star

Sicily Rose

Sicily Rose (15)

American model

Jeff Wittek

Jeff Wittek (31)

American hairstylist, actor and social media star

Michelle Dockery

Michelle Dockery (39)

English actress and singer

Cavetown

Cavetown (22)

English singer and YouTuber

Don Johnson

Don Johnson (71)

American actor and singer

Jesse Lingard

Jesse Lingard (28)

English soccer player

Adam Brody

Adam Brody (41)

American actor

Ester Dean

Ester Dean (34)

American singer and songwriter

Daniel Ezra

Daniel Ezra (27)

English actor

Lady Leshurr

Lady Leshurr (32)

British rapper

Perri Kiely

Perri Kiely (25)

English dancer

Stuart Townsend

Stuart Townsend (48)

Irish actor and director

Ronnie Radke

Ronnie Radke (37)

American singer

Paul Kaye

Paul Kaye (56)

English actor, comedian

Jon Sandman

Jon Sandman (31)

American social media star

Tim Conway

Tim Conway (1933 - 2019)

American actor, screenwriter, and producer

EDP445

EDP445 (30)

American YouTube star

Helen Slater

Helen Slater (57)

American actress and singer

Josh Norman

Josh Norman (33)

American footballer

John R. Allen

John R. Allen (67)

American general

Gustave Eiffel

Gustave Eiffel (1832 - 1923)

French engineer and architect, co-designed the Eiffel Tower

Michael Shanks

Michael Shanks (50)

Canadian actor

Geoff Stults

Geoff Stults (43)

American actor

Martin Škrtel

Martin Škrtel (36)

Slovak footballer

Frankie Dettori

Frankie Dettori (50)

Italian jockey

Andrew Luster

Andrew Luster (57)

American rapist

J. Paul Getty

J. Paul Getty (1892 - 1976)

American businessman, founded Getty Oil

Freeman Dyson

Freeman Dyson (1923 - 2020)

English-American physicist and mathematician

Emily Head

Emily Head (32)

English actress

Art Howe

Art Howe (74)

American baseball player and manager

Alan Freed

Alan Freed (1921 - 1965)

American radio and television host

Julie Taymor

Julie Taymor (68)

American director

Paul Simonon

Paul Simonon (65)

English musician

Mark Warner

Mark Warner (66)

American politician, 69th Governor of Virginia

Roman Pavlyuchenko

Roman Pavlyuchenko (39)

Russian footballer

Donna Brazile

Donna Brazile (61)

American author, educator, and political activist and strategist

Baichung Bhutia

Baichung Bhutia (44)

Indian footballer

Sergio Pizzorno

Sergio Pizzorno (40)

English singer-songwriter and guitarist

Rodney Harrison

Rodney Harrison (48)

Player of American football

Carmine Appice

Carmine Appice (74)

American singer-songwriter and drummer

Damon Thomas

Damon Thomas (50)

American music producer and songwriter

Garret Wang

Garret Wang (52)

American actor

Jim Leyland

Jim Leyland (76)

American baseball player and manager

René Goguen

René Goguen (37)

Canadian wrestler

Chico Mendes

Chico Mendes (1944 - 1988)

Brazilian activist

Nick Beggs

Nick Beggs (59)

Sound engineer, songwriter, musician

On this day

December 15 in History

  • 1939

    December 15, 1939:

    The epic historical romance film, “Gone with the Wind” is premiered in Atlanta, Georgia.

  • 1948

    December 15, 1948:

    Alger Hiss, a former official of the US Department of State, gets indicted on two counts of perjury for refusing to disclose his dealings with Whittaker Chambers.

  • 1955

    December 15, 1955:

    American singer-songwriter Johnny Cash releases his single, “Folsom Prison Blues”.

  • 1973

    December 15, 1973:

    The American Psychiatric Association issues its resolution that homosexuality is not a mental illness.

  • 1989

    December 15, 1989:

    The revolution which would eventually oust Romanian communist President Nicolae Ceaușescu from office begins with anti-government demonstrations in Timișoara.

  • 1993

    December 15, 1993:

    The Steven Spielberg-directed film, “Schindler's List” begins showing in theatres across the United States.

  • 1997

    December 15, 1997:

    The people of Guyana elect Janet Rosenberg Jagan as their first female and first white President.

  • 2001

    December 15, 2001:

    The Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy reopens to the public following over a decade of rehabilitation to keep it stable.

  • 2008

    December 15, 2008:

    The divorce between singer Madonna and film director Guy Ritchie is finalized on the grounds of unreasonable behavior by Ritchie.

  • 2011

    December 15, 2011:

    The United States of America declares that it is ending its mission in Iraq, signifying an end to the Iraq War.