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1982     Leann Rimes, country singer, Blue, Holiday in Your Heart
1974     Mark Smith, defensive end for the Arizona Cardinals
1973     Eric Lindros, NHLer for the Philadelphia Flyers
1972     Darby Hendrickson, Richfield, Minnesota, U.S. hockey forward 1994 Olympics
1972     Mike Cawley, CFL quarterback for the Hamilton Tiger Cats
1971     Janet Evans, Fullerton California, 400m/800m swimmer, 4 Gold Medals 1988, 1992, 1996 Olympics
1971     Olaf Sheep, soccer player, Dordrecht '90, NAC
1971     Raul Marquez, Mexico, U.S. boxer 1992 Olympics
1971     Scott Eldredge, Chatham Massachusetts, 1996 World Mens' Champion
1971     Shane Andrews, born in Dallas, Texas, infielder for the Montreal Expos
1971     Todd Eldredge, Chatham Massachusetts, figure skater, 1997 National Sr champ
1970     Gavin Maxwell, Mississauga Ontario, canoeist 1996 Olympics
1970     Jaime Fields, NFL/WLAF linebacker, Kansas City Chiefs, Scotland Claymores
1969     Jason Priestley, Vancouver BC, actor, Brandon-Beverly Hills 90210
1969     Mary McCartney, daughter of Beatle Paul McCartney
1969     Pierre Turgeon, Rouyn, NHL center, New York Islanders, Montreal Canadiens
1968     Scarlet Annette Morgan, Pfafftown, North Carolina, Miss NC-America-1991
1968     Tom Fitzgerald, Melrose, NHL right wing for the Florida Panthers
1968     Billy Boyd, Scottish Actor
1967     Chris Armstrong, CFL slot back, Montreal Alouettes
1967     Darren Lewis, born in Berkeley, California, outfielder, Chicago White Sox
1966     Jerry Fehily, rocker, Hothouse Flowers-Don't Go
1966     Teresa Zarzeczny Bell, born inWashington Crossing, New Jersey, rower, Silver Medal 1996 Olympics
1965     James Jagger, son of Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall
1965     Shania Twain, born in Windsor, Canada, born Eileen Regina Edwards, singer
1964     Lee MacLeod Janzen, Austin, Minnesota, PGA golfer, 1993 U.S. Open
1963     Regina Marie Jacobs, born in Los Angeles, California, 800m/1500m runner, 1996 Olympics
1963     Reyna Thompson, NFL cornerback for the New York Giants
1962     Richard Elliott Fehr, born in Seattle, Washington, PGA golfer, 1986 BC Open
1961     Kim Appleby, rocker, Mel and Kim-Coming to America
1960     Cunningham T Ngcukana, South African worker's union leader
1960     Emma Samms, Samuels, London, actress, Colby's, General Hospital
1960     Leroy Chiao, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, astronaut, STS-65, 72, sk: 92
1959     Mary Murphy, Birmingham, Michigan, LPGA golfer, 1990 U.S. Women's Open-5th
1958     Scott Scovell Hamilton, born in Toledo, Ohio, ice skater 1984 Olympics gold
1957     Daniel Stern, Stamford, Connecticut, actor, City Slickers, Wonder Years
1957     Rick Rossovich, Palo Alto California, actor, Top Gun, Roxanne, ER
1956     Beverley Goddard-Callender, Barbados, 4x100m, Olympic-bronze-1980, 84
1956     Luis Guzman, born in Cayey, Puerto Rico, actor, voice-over actor, cast in "Boogie Nights", "Magnolia", Punch-Drunk Love"
1953     Gates McFadden, Columbus Ohio, actress, Star Trek Next Generation
1952     Rita Dove, born in Akron, OH, author, poet, won Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry, Library of Congress 1993
1951     Dave Hlubek, rock guitarist, Molly Hatchet
1951     Wayne Osmond, Ogden Utah, singer, Osmond Brothers, Donnie and Marie
1950     Ron "Louisiana Lightning" Guidry, Yankee pitcher, Cy Young 1978
1949     Hugh Cornwell, rocker, The Stranglers-Dreamtime
1948     Daniel Seraphine, Chicago, rock drummer, Chicago-If You Leave Me Now
1948     Murray Parker, cricketer, brother of John Three Tests for New Zealand 1976
1948     Vonda N[eel] McIntyre, U.S., sci-fi author, Star Trek II, III, IV
1947     Alice Playton, New York City, actress, Who Killed Mary Whats 'er Name
1945     Bruno Nuytten, director, Camille Claudel
1945     Robert Greenwald, American Director
1943     Anne "Honey" Lantree, rocker
1943     David Soul, Solberg, Chicago, actor, Starsky and Hutch
1943     Lou Pinella, Yankee manager, 1969 AL rookie of the year
1942     Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, Statesman
1941     Paul Peter Plishka, Old Forge Penn, bass, Bronx Botanical Gardens
1940     Richard Sanders, actor, Les Nessman-WKRP
1940     William S Cohen, Sen-R Maine, 1979-
1940     William S. Cohen, American Politician
1939     Cassie Mackin, newswoman, NBC TV
1939     Clem Cattini, born in Stoke Newton, North London, England, musician, drummer, played with The Tornados in the 1960's
1939     Edward Patten, U.S. soul singer, Gladys Knight and the Pips
1938     Paul Martin, Canadian Politician
1937     12th duke of Argyll, Scottish Campbell-captain/large landowner
1936     Harry McLevy, trade Unionist
1932     Andy Bathgate, Canada, New York Ranger, 1958 NHL MVP
1932     Carlene Polite, U.S. dancer/activist/author, Sister X
1932     [Moriyuki] Pat Morita, Isleton California, actor, Hiroshima, Karate Kid
1931     John Perkins, rocker, Crew Cuts
1931     John Shirley-Quirk, Liverpool England, baritone, Death in Venice
1930     Ben Gazzara, New York City, actor, Run for Your Life, QB VII
1929     Istvan Kertesz, Budapest Hungary, conductor, Budapest Opera 1953-57
1929     Rokie Roker, born in Miami, Florida, actress, Helen-Jeffersons


1928     James Wild, music teacher
1925     Arkadi N Strugazki, U.S.S.R., sci-fi author, Tale of the Troika
1925     John Gillett, film researcher
1925     Marvin Davis, Newark, New Jersey, CEO, Davis Oil Company
1924     Janet Frame, New Zealand, novelist, Intensive Care, Owls Do Cry
1924     Peggy Ryan, born in Long Beach, California, actress, Jenny-Hawaii Five-0
1924     Tony MacGibbon, New Zealand cricket fast bowler, took 70 wickets in 1950's
1924     Vilayat Khan, composer
1921     Joop Doderer, Velsen Netherlands, actor, Swiebertje
1921     Nancy Kulp, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, actress, Miss Hathaway-Beverly Hillbillies
1919     Ernest H Martin, Markowitz, producer, Feuer and Martin-Chorus Line
1918     Alejandro Lanusse, army officer/politician
1917     Jack Kirby, cartoonist and co-creator X-Men, Incredible Hulk, Captain America, Fantastic Four, and Thor
1916     Jack Vance, U.S., sci-fi author, 2 Hugo, Dirdir, Pnume
1914     Glenn Osser, Munising, Michigan, orchestra leader, Paul Whiteman Goodyear Revue
1913     John Terence Reese, bridge master
1913     Lindsay Hassett, cricketer, great Australian bat and captain after Bradman
1913     Richard Tucker, Reuben Ticker, born in Brooklyn, New York, Tenor, New York Met Opera
1913     Robertson Davies, Canadian Novelist
1912     Ruurd Faber, mayor of Aalten, 1971-75
1911     Jose Antonio Giron de Velasco, politician
1911     Joseph MAH Luns, foreign minister/secr-general, NATO
1910     Morris Graves, American Artist
1908     Roger Tory Peterson, born in Jamestown, New York, ornithologist/writer 'How to Know Birds'
1907     Philip A. Edwards, British Guiana, runner, Olympic-bronze-1928, 32, 36
1906     John Betjeman, poet laureate of England, Mount Zion
1905     Cyril Walters, cricketer, solid England batsman of 30's
1905     Sam Levene, Russia, actor, Demon, Gung Ho, Boomerang
1903     Rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer
1901     Cornelis J Kelk, Dutch writer, Dance of Young Feet
1901     Paul Henry Lang, Budapest, critic/musicologist, New York Herald Tribune
1899     James Wong Howe, Chinese Director
1898     Ludwig Turek, writer
1897     Morris Ankrum, Illinois, actor, Kronos, Half Human, Earth vs Flying Saucers
1896     Arthur Calwell, Australian Politician
1894     Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor, Iron Tower
1894     Karl Bohm, Austrian conductor/composer
1891     Stanley Andrews, born in Chicago, Illinois, actor, Shine on Harvest Moon
1890     Ivor Gurney, composer
1889     Charles Boyer, France, actor, Algiers, Fanny, Barefoot in the Park
1887     Daniel Zamudio, composer
1885     Armas Toivo Valdemar Maasalo, composer
1883     E E Clive, Monmouthshire Wales, actor, Night Must Fall, Dark Hour
1882     Carl W de Vries, Dutch jurist, Unknown Thorbecke
1882     Mart Saar, born in Hupassaare, Estonia, composer, organist, combined folk music with contemporary sounds
1881     Arne Eggen, composer
1878     George Hoyt Whipple, U.S., astrophysicist, Nobel-1934
1872     Alfred Baldwin Sloan, composer
1860     Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss painter
1842     Willem Linnig Jr., Flemish painter and graphic artist
1840     Ira D Sankey, U.S. evangelist/composer/singer, Gospel hymns
1833     Edward Burne-Jones, England, Pre-Raphaelite painter/designer
1831     Fredrick Vilhelm Ludvig Norman, composer
1831     Lucy Ware Webb Hayes, 1st lady, 1877-81
1829     Albert Dietrich, composer
1828     Leo Tolstoi, Russian writer, War and Peace, Anna Karenina,
1828     William Alexander Hammond, Brigadier General Union Army
1827     Teresa Milanollo, composer
1826     Walter Cecil Macfarren, composer
1824     Carel JCH van Nispen of Sevenaer, Dutch Catholic politician
1801     Antoine A. Cournot, French philosopher/mathematician, rule of Cournot
1798     Gershom Jaques Van Brunt, Commander Union Navy
1795     Joannes A. Paredis, Belgian Bishop of Roermond
1794     Johannes Zwijsen, archbishop, Utrecht Netherlands
1775     Sophie Gail, composer
1774     Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton, 1st American Catholic saint, 1975
1754     Peter Winter, composer
1749     Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Frankfurt, social philosopher, Faust
1748     Amalia Furstin von Gallitzin, wife of Russian monarch Golitsyn
1713     Louis A A Count d'Affry, French general/ambassador to Netherland
1700     Carolomannus Pachschmidt, composer
1673     Conrad Michael Schneider, composer
1592     George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/PM, 1625-28
1476     Motonoboe, Japanese painter, Kano-school
865       Rhazes, Abu Bakr Mohammed ibn Zakarijja al-Razi, Persian physician





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