18 February: today's birthdays

  • Fabrizio De André - Italian singer-songwriter, composer and poet
  • Matt Dillon - American actor and film director
  • Dr. Dre - Stage name of American singer and record producer Andre Romell Young
  • Enzo Ferrari - Italian entrepreneur, engineer and former race car driver, the founder of the car company Ferrari
  • Miloš Forman - Czech film director, screenwriter and actor, born Jan Tomáš Forman. He won two Oscars for Best Director for his films One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Amadeus
  • Fritz Heider - Austrian psychologist
  • J-Hope - Stage name of South Korean songwriter, rapper, and dancer Jung Ho-seok
  • Mór Jókai - Hungarian dramatist and novelist
  • Jung Ho-seok - South Korean songwriter, rapper, and dancer, better known as J-Hope
  • Max Klinger - German painter and sculptor
  • Alessandra Mastronardi - Italian actress, born Alessandra Carina Mastronardi
  • Toni Morrison - American novelist born Chloe Anthony Wofford. She is the author of Beloved and The Bluest Eye. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1993
  • László Nemes Jeles - Hungarian film director and screenwriter. He directed the film Son of Saul (Saul fia ) winning an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 2016
  • Georgios Papandrèu - Greek politician
  • Gérard Rancinan - French photographer
  • Bobby Robson - English soccer coach and former player
  • Cybill Shepherd - American actress
  • István Szabó - Hungarian film director
  • John Travolta - American actor, singer and dancer. He starred in Saturday Night Fever and Pulp Fiction
  • Roberta Vinci - Italian tennis player
  • Alessandro Volta - Italian physicist, the inventor of the battery
Share on

Enter the difficult name to pronounce

Sign up to our newsletter

Follow us on

We use technology as cookies on our site to improve your experience. By continuing to use our site, you accept our use of cookies I Accept More information