The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

December 22nd famous birthdays

Tanner Fox

Tanner Fox (21)

American YouTube star

Meghan Trainor

Meghan Trainor (27)

American singer and songwriter

Ethan Fair

Ethan Fair (17)

American TikTok star and model

Nate Garner

Nate Garner (24)

American model and social media star

Miss Mulatto

Miss Mulatto (22)

American rapper

Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes (58)

English actor

Hennessy Carolina

Hennessy Carolina (25)

American social media star

Bryce Gheisar

Bryce Gheisar (16)

American actor

Vanessa Paradis

Vanessa Paradis (48)

French singer and actress

Jordin Sparks

Jordin Sparks (31)

American singer-songwriter and actress

Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960 - 1988)

American painter and poet

Anthony Jeselnik

Anthony Jeselnik (42)

American actor

Naomi Biden

Naomi Biden (27)

Joe Biden's granddaughter

Diane Sawyer

Diane Sawyer (75)

American journalist

G. Hannelius

G. Hannelius (22)

American actress and singer

Sin Cara

Sin Cara (38)

Mexican professional wrestler

Robin Gibb

Robin Gibb (1949 - 2012)

English singer-songwriter and producer

Ali Lohan

Ali Lohan (27)

American singer and actress

Lady Bird Johnson

Lady Bird Johnson (1912 - 2007)

American wife of Lyndon B. Johnson, 38th First Lady of the United States

Noel Edmonds

Noel Edmonds (72)

English game show host

Maurice Gibb

Maurice Gibb (1949 - 2003)

English singer-songwriter bass player and producer

Ant Saunders

Ant Saunders (20)

American singer

Leigh Halfpenny

Leigh Halfpenny (32)

Welsh rugby player

Dina Meyer

Dina Meyer (52)

American actress

Paul Wolfowitz

Paul Wolfowitz (77)

American politician, 25th United States Deputy Secretary of Defense

Chris Carmack

Chris Carmack (40)

American actor

Richey Edwards

Richey Edwards (1967 - 2008)

Welsh singer-songwriter and guitarist

Luther Campbell

Luther Campbell (60)

American rapper

Andrew Fastow

Andrew Fastow (59)

American businessman

Jennifer Hawkins

Jennifer Hawkins (37)

Australian model

Joanne Kelly

Joanne Kelly (42)

Canadian actress

Carson White

Carson White (12)

American actor

Steve Garvey

Steve Garvey (72)

American professional baseball player, first baseman

James Oglethorpe

James Oglethorpe (1696 - 1785)

British Army general, founder of the Georgia colony

Heather Donahue

Heather Donahue (46)

American actress

Brooke Nevin

Brooke Nevin (38)

Canadian actress

Basshunter

Basshunter (36)

Swedish singer-songwriter and producer

Jean-Baptiste Maunier

Jean-Baptiste Maunier (30)

French actor and singer

Éderzito António Macedo Lopes

Éderzito António Macedo Lopes (33)

Guinea-Bissauan footballer

Jean Racine

Jean Racine (1639 - 1699)

French playwright

Joe Dinicol

Joe Dinicol (37)

Canadian actor

Bernd Schuster

Bernd Schuster (61)

German footballer

Connie Mack

Connie Mack (1862 - 1956)

American baseball manager and owner

Dan Petrescu

Dan Petrescu (53)

Romanian footballer and manager

On this day

December 22 in History

  • 1216

    December 22, 1216:

    Pope Honorius III sanctions the Dominican order.

  • 1808

    December 22, 1808:

    “Symphony No. 5” by Ludwig van Beethoven is performed for the first time in Vienna at the Theater an der Wien.

  • 1894

    December 22, 1894:

    The United States Golf Association is formed in New York.

  • 1932

    December 22, 1932:

    The pre-Code horror film, “The Mummy” is released.

  • 1941

    December 22, 1941:

    Winston Churchill, the Prime Minister of Britain, and Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States, meet in Washington to discuss World War II.

  • 1956

    December 22, 1956:

    Colo, a baby gorilla born in Columbus Zoo in Ohio, becomes the first gorilla to be given birth to in captivity.

  • 1965

    December 22, 1965:

    The epic romantic drama film, “Doctor Zhivago” is premiered in New York City.

  • 1989

    December 22, 1989:

    Romanian President Nicolae Ceaușescu is forced out of power following his 24-year dictatorship.

  • 2001

    December 22, 2001:

    Richard Reid, a British Islamist militant fails at his attempt to blow up an airplane on which he was also a passenger.

  • 2010

    December 22, 2010:

    US President Barack Obama signs a law to repeal the 17-year-old ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ policy which was instituted to ban openly homosexual persons from serving in the United States Army.