May 23

Today's:


Birthdays


Friedrich Anton Mesmer 1734 - Physician, astrologist


Margaret Fuller (Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli) 1810 - Journalist, critic, women's rights activist


Arabella Mansfield 1846 - She was the first female lawyer in the United States


Douglas Fairbanks 1883 - Actor


Herbert Marshall 1890 - Actor


Artie Shaw 1910 - Band leader


Scatman Crothers (Benjamin Sherman "Scatman" Crothers) 1910 - Actor, musician, singer, dancer


John Payne 1912 - Actor, singer


Betty Garrett 1919 - Actress ("All in the Family," "Laverne and Shirley")


Helen O'Connell 1920 - Singer, actress, dancer


Alicia de Larrocha 1923 - Pianist


Mac Wiseman 1925 - Singer


Nigel Davenport 1928 - Actor


Rosemary Clooney 1928 - Singer, actress


Julian Euell 1929 - Jazz musician


Barbara Barrie 1931 - Actress


Joan Collins 1933 - Actress ("Dynasty")


Robert Moog 1934 - Musician


Charles Kimbrough 1936 - Actor ("Murphy Brown")


General Johnson 1943 - Musician (Chairman of the Board)


Lauren Chapin 1945 - Actress ("Father Knows Best")


Misty Morgan 1945 - Musician


Danny Klein 1946 - Musician (J. Geils Band)


Judy Rodman 1951 - Country singer


Anatoly Karpov 1951 - Chess grandmaster


"Marvelous" Marvin Hagler 1952 - Boxer


Luka Bloom 1955 - Singer


Drew Carey 1958 - Actor, game show host


Shelley West 1958 - Country singer


Linden Ashby 1960 - Actor


Karen Duffy 1961 - Actress, model


Melissa Suzanne McBride 1965 - Actress (TV: "The Walking Dead")


Phil Selway 1967 - Musician (Radiohead)


Noel Gallagher 1968 - Musician (Oasis)


Laurel Holloman 1968 - Actress ("The L Word")


Lorenzo 1972 - Singer


Maxwell 1973 - Singer


Jewel 1974 - Singer


Adam Wylie 1984 - Actor


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