Birthdays of Personalities on July 22

1210 :Joan of England, Queen consort of Scotland, wife of Alexander II of Scotland (d. 1238)
1478 :King Philip I of Castile (d. 1506)
1510 :Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence (d. 1537)
1535 :Katarina Stenbock, wife of Gustav I of Sweden (d. 1621)
1559 :Lawrence of Brindisi, Italian monk (d. 1619)
1621 :Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury, English politician (d. 1683)
1711 :Georg Wilhelm Richmann, Russian physicist (d. 1753)
1713 :Jacques-Germain Soufflot, French architect (d. 1780)
1733 :Mikhail Shcherbatov, Russian philosopher and writer (d. 1790)
1755 :Gaspard de Prony, French mathematician (d. 1839)
1784 :Friedrich Bessel, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1846)
1844 :William Archibald Spooner, English priest and scholar (d. 1930)
1848 :Adolf Friedrich V, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1914)
1849 :Emma Lazarus, American poet (d. 1887)
1882 :Edward Hopper, American painter (d. 1967)
1887 :Gustav Ludwig Hertz, German physicist, Nobel laureate (d. 1975)
1888 :Kirk Bryan, American geologist (d. 1950)
1888 :Selman Waksman, Ukrainian-born biochemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1973)
1889 :James Whale, English film director (d. 1957)
1890 :Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, American Kennedy family matriarch (d. 1995)
1893 :Jesse Haines, American baseball player (d. 1978)
1893 :Karl Menninger, American psychiatrist (d. 1990)
1898 :Alexander Calder, American artist (d. 1976)
1898 :Stephen Vincent Benét, American author (d. 1943)
1905 :Doc Cramer, American baseball player (d. 1990)
1907 :Zubir Said, Singaporean composer who composed Singapore's national anthem (d. 1987)
1908 :Amy Vanderbilt, American author (d. 1974)
1913 :Gorni Kramer, Italian bandleader (d. 1995)
1913 :Licia Albanese, American opera singer
1915 :Shaista Suhrawardy Ikramullah, Pakistani politician, diplomat and author. (d. 2000)
1916 :Gino Bianco, Brazilian racing driver (d. 1984)
1916 :Marcel Cerdan, French boxer (d. 1949)
1921 :William Roth, U.S. Senator (d. 2003)
1923 :Bob Dole, American politician
1923 :Lillian Ellison, American professional wrestler (d. 2007)
1923 :Mukesh, Indian singer (d. 1976)
1924 :Margaret Whiting, singer
1928 :Orson Bean, American film actor
1929 :John Barber, British racing driver
1932 :Oscar De la Renta, Dominican-born fashion designer
1934 :Louise Fletcher, American actress
1936 :Tom Robbins, American author
1937 :Yasuhiro Kojima, wrestler (d. 1999)
1938 :Terence Stamp, English actor
1939 :Gila Almagor, Israeli actress
1940 :Alex Trebek, Canadian-born game show host
1940 :George Clinton, American musician
1940 :Judith Walzer Leavitt, American college professor
1941 :Ron Turcotte, Canadian jockey
1943 :Bobby Sherman, American singer and actor
1943 :Kay Bailey Hutchison, U.S. Senator from Texas
1944 :Dennis Firestone, Australian racing driver
1944 :Estelle Bennett, American singer (Ronettes)
1944 :Rick Davies, British musician (Supertramp)
1944 :Sparky Lyle, American baseball player
1946 :Danny Glover, American actor
1946 :Mireille Mathieu, French singer
1946 :Paul Schrader, American film director and screenwriter
1946 :Stephen M. Wolownik, Russian musician (d. 2000)
1947 :Albert Brooks, American comedian
1947 :Don Henley, American musician (Eagles)
1947 :Gilles Duceppe, Quebec politician
1948 :Otto Waalkes, German comedian
1948 :S. E. Hinton, American author
1949 :Alan Menken, American composer
1949 :Lasse Virén, Finnish athlete
1949 :Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai and PM of UAE
1951 :J. V. Cain, Football player
1953 :Jimmy Bruno, American jazz guitarist
1953 :Sylvia Chang, Taiwanese actress
1954 :Al Di Meola, American guitarist
1954 :Lonette McKee, American actress
1954 :Pierre Lebeau, Canadian actor
1955 :Willem Dafoe, American actor
1957 :Dave Stieb, American baseball player
1958 :David Von Erich, American professional wrestler (d. 1984)
1958 :Tatsunori Hara, Japanese professional-baseball player and coach
1960 :Jon Oliva, American musician (Savatage)
1961 :Calvin Fish, British racing driver
1961 :Keith Sweat, American singer
1962 :Martine St. Clair, Quebec singer
1962 :Steve Albini, writer, recording engineer and musician (Big Black, Rapeman, Shellac)
1963 :Emilio Butragueno, Spanish footballer
1963 :Emily Saliers, American singer (Indigo Girls)
1963 :Rob Estes, American actor
1964 :Adam Godley, British actor
1964 :David Spade, American comedian
1964 :Don Van Natta, Jr., American journalist
1964 :John Leguizamo, Colombian actor
1964 :Rafael Addison, American Basketball Player
1965 :Patrick Labyorteaux, American actor
1965 :Shawn Michaels, American professional wrestler
1966 :Tim Brown, American football player
1967 :Lauren Booth, British journalist
1968 :Rhys Ifans, Welsh actor
1969 :Despina Vandi, Greek singer
1970 :Jason Becker, American musician
1970 :Sergei Zubov, Russian ice hockey player
1971 :Kristine Lilly, American soccer player
1972 :Colin Ferguson, Canadian actor
1972 :Keyshawn Johnson, American football player
1972 :Seth Fisher, American comic book artist and penciller (d.2006)
1973 :Daniel Jones, Australian musician
1973 :Mike Sweeney, American baseball player
1973 :Ronald Ray Howard, American murderer (d. 2005)
1973 :Rufus Wainwright, Canadian singer
1974 :Franka Potente, German actress
1974 :Sonija Kwok, Hong Kong actress
1977 :Gustavo Nery, Brazilian footballer
1978 :A. J. Cook, Canadian actress
1978 :Dennis Rommedahl, Danish footballer
1978 :Martyn Lee, English radio presenter
1979 :Yadel Martí, Cuban baseball player
1980 :Dirk Kuyt, Dutch footballer
1980 :Kate Ryan, Belgian singer
1980 :Scott Dixon, New Zealand race car driver
1983 :Arsenium, Moldovan singer (O-Zone)
1983 :Sharni Vinson, Australian actress and model
1983 :Steven Jackson, American football player
1984 :Kinzie Kenner, American pornographic actress
1984 :Stewart Downing, English footballer
1985 :Takudzwa Ngwenya, American rugby player
1992 :Selena Gomez, American actress
1993 :Brian Murphy, American actor and singer
1997 :Field Cate, American child actor
1998 :Madison Pettis, American actress
2002 :Prince Felix of Denmark



Comments



Birthdays

Personalities

Events

General Events
Events from History