Born Today – May 23, Claire Pettibone, Artie Shaw and more..Created by Riya Gupta


Born Today – May 23, Claire Pettibone, Artie Shaw and more..

Someone somewhere is entering the world at the moment. And, so many people did the same years back on this day. There are so many birthday twins for you if your birthday falls today. We bring to you some famous personalities who do so and their achievements through the ‘Born Today’ column at Brag Social. Read on to find out.

Claire Pettibone – Fashion Designer

Claire Pettibone is an American fashion designer. She is based in Los Angeles and is popular for her couture wedding gowns. She also has a unique apparel and lifestyle collection. She has been called the “style shaven” by ‘The Los Angeles Times’. She is the first American Lingerie designer to be selected and awarded full sponsorship to exhibit in the Igedo Lingerie trade fair in Dusseldorf, Germany in the year 1997.


Artie Shaw – Composer


Artie Shaw was an American clarinetist, composer, bandleader, and actor. Also an author, Shaw wrote both fiction and non-fiction. He was widely regarded as “one of jazz’s finest clarinetists”. He led one of the United States’ most popular big bands in the late 1930s through the early 1940s. He retired from music completely in 1954. 


Michel Roux Jr. – Chef

Michel Roux is an English two-star Michelin chef serving in London. He is presently working in the London restaurant, Le Gavroche. He served his military service in Elysee Palace after doing basic training in the French Army. Roux has also written several books, including Le Gavroche Cookbook; The Marathon Chef; and Matching Food and Wine. The latter was named the best book on matching wine and food at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards.


Mitch Albom – Novelist

Mitch Albom is an American author who is popular for his work as an author, screenwriter, playwright, journalist, and many more. He has been an international best selling author for a long time. His books have been translated into 47 languages all over the world and have sold 40 million copies worldwide. He is also a television presenter and broadcaster. 


Papii-J – Drummer

Born as Joseph Ameh, Pappi-J is a Nigerian drummer. His most famous work includes the release of his song “4get Your Level” featuring Mr. P and Selebobo. He also owns Drummer Boy Records. Before starting a solo career of his own he was known as a Psquare’s drummer. 



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