Birthdays of Personalities on August 23

xxxx :Jimmy Ward, Ct, rocker (Steelheart-She's Gone)
xxxx :Michael Davis, SF Calif, comedian/juggler (The News is the News)
1486 :Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat
1524 :Fran‡ois Hotman/Hotomanus, French lawyer/diplomat (Anti-Tribonien)
1593 :Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia)
1740 :Ivan VI, Emperor of Russia 1740-41)
1751 :Louis-Fran‡ois Beffara, lexicographer
1754 :Louis XVI, Versailles, king of France (1774-93) eventually guillotined
1769 :Georges Cuvier, French zoologist (La RŠgne Animal)
1773 :Jakob F Fries, German philosopher
1809 :Juliusz Slowacki, Polish poet (Trip to H Land)
1818 :Rufus Ingalls, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1893
1829 :Moritz B Cantor, German math historian
1832 :Alexander Chambers, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1888
1851 :A Jir sek, writer
1864 :Eleftherios K Venizalos, premier of Greece (1910-15, 28-32)
1867 :Marcel Schwob, Frans writer/journalist (Le Croisade des Enfants)
1869 :Edgar Lee Masters, poet/novelist [or Sep 23]
1869 :James (Sunny Jim) Rolph, SF mayor (1912-31), MUNI backer
1881 :Louis Schelfhout, Dutch painter/graphic artist
1885 :Henry Thomas Tizard, scientist
1889 :A Lichtenstein, writer
1901 :Cecil Rolph Hewitt, journalist/policeman
1901 :John Sherman Cooper, (Sen-Ky)
1903 :Mauritius van Haegendoren, Flemish historian/senator
1903 :William Primrose, Glasgow Scot, violist (Method for Violin & Viola)
1908 :Arthur Adamov, Kislovodsk Russia, playwright (Paolo Paoli)
1908 :Cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP
1911 :Albert Alberts, writer/journalist (French battle)
1912 :Jara Ribnikar, writer
1912 :Lord Kissin, president (GPG)
1913 :Bob Crosby, Spokane Wa, Bing's brother, orch leader (Bob Crosby Show)
1913 :Stanley Kitchen, British chartered accountant
1919 :Robert Crichton-Brown, CEO (Rothmans International)
1920 :Aart Verstegen, ballet dancers/choreographer (Jolly Joker's Last Joke)
1922 :Brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid)
1922 :Jack Boddy, British trade union leader
1923 :Wolfgang Sawallisch, Munich Ger, conductor (Vienna Symph 1960-70)
1924 :Denis Sargan, econometrician
1924 :Ephraim Kishon, writer
1924 :Siti Hartinah Suharto, wife of President Suharto of Indonesia
1927 :Dick Bruna, Dutch illustrator
1927 :Houari Boum‚dienne, president of Algeria (1965-78)
1927 :John Hoskyns, director-general (Institute of Directors)
1930 :Andy Ireland, (Rep-R-FL, 1977- )
1930 :John Fairclough, British scientific adviser
1930 :Michel Rocard, Courbevoie France, Prime Minister of France
1931 :Richard Vincent, British chief of Defense
1932 :Mark Russell, Buffalo NY, political satirist/pianist (Real People)
1933 :Manfred Donike, chemist drug test pioneer
1933 :Pete Wilson, (Sen-R-CA, 1983-88/Gov-R-Ca 1991- )
1935 :Brendan Jackson, British air marshal
1936 :Rudy Lewis, rocker (Drifters)
1939 :Charles Wardle, MP/under sect of state British home office
1939 :Ronald [Ronny] A Casseres, minister of Dutch Antilles
1942 :Patricia McBride, Teaneck, NJ, ballerina (NYC Ballet Co)
1943 :Dale Campbell-Savours, MP (Lab)
1943 :Peter Lilley, MP/sect of state for British social security
1944 :Antonia Novello, 14th US Surgeon General (1990-92)
1947 :Keith Moon, English rock drummer (Who-I'm A Boy)
1947 :Rex Allen Jr, Chicago, country singer (Nashville on the Road)
1947 :Willy Russell, author/playwright (Shirley Valentine, Educating Rita)
1948 :Ernst Jansz, Dutch keyboardist/singer (Doe Maar)
1948 :Ron Blomberg, 1st baseman (NY Yankees)/1st designated hitter
1949 :Geoff Capes, shot putter
1949 :John Bauldie, music journalist/dylanologist
1949 :Norah Ellen O'Neill, airline pilot (Flying Tigers)
1949 :Pieter J Biesheuvel, lawyer/Dutch MP (CDA)
1949 :Rick Springfield, Australia, (General Hospital, Jessie's Girl)
1949 :Woody Paul, [Paul Chrisman], Nashville, singer (Riders in the Sky)
1951 :Jimi Jamison, rocker (Survivor)
1951 :Mark Hudson, Portland Ore, comedian (Bonkers, Hudson Brothers Show)
1951 :Queen Noor, of Jordan
1952 :Cathy St George, Norfolk Va, playmate (Aug, 1982)
1952 :Dalton Reed, singer
1953 :Bobby Gubby, rocker (Bucks Fizz-My Camera Never Lies)
1953 :Klaus-Dietrich Flade, German FR, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-14)
1956 :? Kennedy, daughter of future Pres Kennedy, dies same day
1956 :David A Wolf, Indianapolis Ind, MD/astronaut (STS 58, sk: 89/91)
1961 :Bobby Gubby, rocker
1962 :Glenn Healy, Pickering, NHL goalie (NY Rangers)
1967 :Markus Ketterer, Helsinki FIN, hockey goalie (Team Finland)
1970 :LaMark Carter, Shreveport Louisiana, triple jumper
1973 :James Roe, wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens)
1994 :Beatty, son of Warren Beatty & Annette Bening



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