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1978     Thomas Odoyo, cricketer, Kenyan all-rounder 1996 World Cup
1978     Jason Biggs, born in Pompton Palins, New Jersey, actor, breakout role, Jim Levenstein in movie, 'American Pie'
1977     Iva Majoli, Yugoslavia, tennis star
1977     Monique de Bruin, Porland, Oregon, fencer-foil 1996 Olympics
1976     Matthew P Newmark, actor, Joseph Carroll-Guns of Paradise
1975     Lawrence Phillips, running back for the St. Louis Rams
1975     Jonah Lomu, New Zealander Athlete
1974     Anna Ozolins, Australian rower 1996 Olympics
1974     Tiffany Stoker, Clovis, California, Miss America, California-4th-1996
1973     MacKenzie Astin, born in Los Angeles, California, actor, Facts of Life, Garbage Pail Kids
1973     Stefano Margoni, hockey forward, Team Italy 1998
1972     Annette Albertson, Reno, Nevada, Miss America-Nevada 1997
1972     Jason Kyle, NFL linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks
1972     Michelle Kahn, Miss Universe-Trinidad and Tobago 1996
1972     Paul Stout, Saugus California, actor, Phillip-Scarecrow and Mrs. King
1971     Craig Novitsky, NFL tackle for the New Orleans Saints
1971     Jamie Luner, Palo Alto California, actress, Cindy-Just the 10 of Us
1971     Tommy Johnson, WLAF cornerback for the Amsterdam Admirals
1970     Andreas Hestler, Victoria BC, cyclist 1996 Olympics
1970     Andrew Coltart, Dumfries Scotland, Australasia golfer
1970     James Michael Furyk, West Chester, Pennsylvania, PGA golfer, 1994 Las Vegas-5th
1970     Mike Malizia, Utica, New York, Nike golfer, 1993 Doral-Ryder Open-61st
1970     Mike Weir, Sarnia Ont, Canadian Tour golfer, Ontario Amateur-1990, 92
1970     Stevie Anderson, NFL wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals
1970     Todd Hallett, Shelburne Nova Scotia, rower, Olympics-7-92, 96
1970     Samantha Mathis, American Actress
1969     Kim Fields Freeman, born in Los Angeles, California, actress, Tootie-Facts of Life
1969     Kim Fields, American Actress
1968     Mark Clark, Bath, Illinois, pitcher for the New York Mets
1968     Tony Hawk, professional skateboarder, completed the first 2.5-revolution aerial spin, the 900, licensed 'Tony Hawk' videogame series
1967     Cara Coughenour, born in Sioux City, Iowa, female pitcher, Colorado Silver Bullets
1967     Lawrence Rucchin, hockey defenseman, Team Italy 1998
1967     Robert Blackmon, defensive back, Indianapolis Colts, Seattle Seahawks
1967     Warren Rychel, Tecumseh, NHL left wing for the Colorado Avalanche
1966     Rafael Bournigal, Azua, Dominican Republic, infielder for the Oakland A's
1966     Stephen Baldwin, actor, Beast, Lawrenceville Stories, Usual Suspects
1966     Steven Conran, Lithgow NSW, Australasia golfer
1965     Stacy Wilson, ice hockey forward, Canada, 1998 Olympics
1965     Steve Finley, Union City, Tennessee, outfielder for the San Diego Padres
1964     Joy Ellen Kitzmiller, born in Los Angeles, California, U.S. badminton player 1992 Olympics
1962     Amy Benz, born in Rochester, New York, LPGA golfer, 1994 Oldsmobile Classic-3rd
1962     Emilio Estevez, New York City, actor, Breakfast Club, Young Guns, Mighty Ducks
1962     Mark Bradshaw, Happy Camp California, diver 1996 Olympics
1961     Billy Duffy, rocker, Cult-Hell's Kitchen
1961     Paul Begala, born in New Jersey, political commentator, consultant, former advisor to President Bill Clinton
1961     Thomas Dooley, German Athlete
1961     Bruce McCulloch, Canadian Actor
1960     Lisa Martin, Australian marathoner, Olympic-silver 1988
1960     Lisa Ondieki, Australian marathoner, Olympics-7th-84, 88, 96
1959     Dave Christian, Minnesota, NHL right wing, Washington Caps, Gold Medal 1980 Olympics
1959     Ving Rhames, American Actor
1958     Beth Maitland, actress, Traci-Young and Restless
1958     Christian Brando, son of Marlon/killed sisters boyfriend
1958     Kim Greist, Stamford CT, actress, CHUD, Brazil, Payoff, Manhunter
1957     Lou[is Rodman] Whitaker, 2nd baseman for the Detroit Tigers
1955     Kix Brooks, born in Shreveport, Louisiana, singer, Brooks and Dunn-Brand New Man
1951     Gunnar Larrson, Sweden, 200m/400m swimmer, Gold Medal 1972 Olympics
1950     Billy Squier, Massachusetts, heavy metal guitarist, Don't Say No
1950     Bruce Boxleitner, Elgin, Illinois, actor, Scarecrow and Mrs. King, Babylon 5
1950     Gabriel Byrne, Dublin, Ireland, actor, Hello Again, Cool World
1950     Jocko Marcellino, rocker, Sha Na Na
1950     Renate Stecher, born in East Germany, sprinter, 3 Gold Medals 1972
1948     Lindsay Ann Crouse, New York City, actress, Slapshot, Iceman, Places in Heart
1948     Steve Winwood, England, rock bassist, A Higher Love
1948     Dave Heineman, American Politician
1947     Michael Ignatieff, Canadian Politician
1946     Ian McLagen, rocker, Faces
1946     Leonard Baichan, cricketer, WI opener, 103 vs. Pakistan on debut 1975
1946     L. Neil Smith, American Writer
1945     Jayotis Washington, rocker
1945     Linda Carlson, born in Knoxville, Tennessee, actress, Bev-Newhart, Katie-Kaz
1945     Willie Parnell, U.S. singer, Archie Bell and the Drells
1944     James Purify, U.S. singer, I'm Your Puppet


1944     Chris Patten, British Politician
1943     Billy Swan, Cape Giradeau, Louisiana, rocker, I Can Help
1943     David Walker, rock keyboardist, Gary Lewis and Playboys-Diamond Ring
1943     Linda Dano, born in Los Angeles, California, actress, Felicia Gallant-Another World
1942     Barry B[rookes] Longyear, U.S., sci-fi author, City of Baraboo
1942     Dumitru Dediu, Romania, cosmonaut, Soyuz 40 backup
1942     Ian Dury, Upminster Essex, rocker, Blockheads, actor, Judge Dredd
1942     Timothy Hugh Brown, theatre critic
1941     Anthony Newman, born in Los Angeles, California, harpsichordist/organist, Bhajeb
1941     Little Jayotis Washington, U.S. R&B singer, Persuasions
1941     Ruud de Wolff, singer/guitarist, Blue Diamonds
1939     Ronald Ziegler, press secretary, Nixon
1939     Ron Ziegler, American Politician
1938     Andrei Amalrik, Russian writer/dissident
1938     Millie Perkins, Passaic, New Jersey, actress, Jane-Knots Landings
1938     Susan Hampshire, born in London, England, actress, Vanity Fair, Living Free
1937     Beryl Burton, UK, won record, 7, women's cycling titles
1937     George Carlin, born in New York, American comedian, actor, author, Grammy Award winner
1937     Gerry Studds, born in Mineola, New York, Representative-D-Massachusetts 1973 - 1997
1936     Tom Snyder, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, radio, television, news anchor, famous for 'The Late Late Show'
1936     Frank Stella, American Artist
1931     Johan Fleerackers, Flemish vice-president of Dutch One
1930     Pat McCormick-Keller, Lakewood California, diver, 4 Gold Medals 1952, 1956 Olympics
1929     Burt Bacharach, born in Kansas City, Missouri, composer, I'll Never Fall in Love Again
1928     Manuel Lujan, Jr., born in San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, Representative-R-New Mexico 1969 - 1989
1926     Earl Dewitt Hutto, born in Midland City, Alabama, Representative-D-Florida 1979 - 1995
1926     Mervyn M. Dymally, born in Cedros, Trinidad and Tobago, Representative-D-California 1981 - 1993
1926     George C. Williams, American Scientist
1926     James S. Coleman, American Sociologist
1925     John Simon, theater critic, New York Times
1925     Tony Hancock, Birmingham England, actor, Rebel, Wrong Box
1925     Yogi Berra, American Athlete
1923     Ewart G Abner, record company executive
1923     Giovanni Testori, Italian writer, Rocco e i suoi fratelli
1923     Lord Laing, English biscuit manufacturer/pilot/multi-millionaire
1922     Barend Busnac, office clerk/resistance fighter
1921     Edvard Mikcaeli Mirzoyan, composer
1921     Giovanni Benelli, archbishop, Florence, Papal candidate
1921     Henry Mackie, designer of the Belfast Calorimeter
1921     Joseph Beuys, Germany, avant-garde painter/politician
1918     Oscar Beregi, Jr., Hungary, actor, Young Frankenstein, Panic in City
1917     Andre A Rieu, Dutch conductor
1916     Ellis Bonoff Kohs, composer
1914     Bertus Aafjes, Dutch poet/writer
1914     Dan Daniel, born in Chatham, Virginia, Representative-D-Virginia, 1969 - 1988
1914     Howard K Smith, Louisiana, TV newsman, ABC, Moderated Kennedy-Nixon debate
1912     Marshall Royal, jazz sax/clarinet
1910     Dorothy Crowfoot-Hodgkin, British chemist, penicillin/B12/Nobel 1964
1910     Gordon Jenkins, Webster Grove, Missouri, orchestra leader, NBC Comedy Hour
1909     Robert Kagan, American Writer
1909     Roddy Doyle, irish Novelist
1909     Silvan Shalom, Israeli Politician
1907     Katharine Hepburn, Hartford, Connecticut, actress, Adam's Rib, On Golden Pond
1907     Leslie Charteris, English/US detective writer, Enter the Saint
1906     William M. Ewing, U.S. geologist/geophysicist
1903     Lennox R F Berkeley, British composer, Castaway
1903     Wilfrid Hyde-White, England, actor, My Fair Lady, Peyton Place
1902     Heinrich Kirchner, German sculptor
1901     Hyam Greenbaum, composer
1900     Helene Weigel, Austria/German actress, Metropolis, Mutter Courage
1898     Paul Tournier, born in Geneva, Switzerland, author, physician, famous Christian physician, pioneer of person-centered psychotherapy
1895     Jiddu Krishnamurti, India, philosopher, Songs of Life
1894     Cleo Ridgely, New York, silent screen actress, I Remember Mama
1890     Kurt Student, German Soldier
1889     Otto Frank, father of Anne Frank
1887     Nandor Zsolt, composer
1886     Albert Saverys, Flemish painter
1886     Hermann Grabner, composer
1886     Piotr F Scharoff, Russian/Italian actor and director, Chechov
1880     Lincoln Ellsworth, led 1st transarctic, transantarctic flights
1880     W Hupkes, engineer/director, Dutch Rail 1938
1876     Harold, grandson of English queen Victoria
1874     Clemens Freiherr von Pirquet, Austrian physician, Reaction of Pirquet
1868     Halsey William Wilson, U.S., publisher of reference books
1867     Hugh Trumble, cricket off-spinner, great Australia at turn of century
1863     Charles Bordes, composer
1861     Ivan Caryll, U.S., composer, Pink Lady
1845     Gabriel Urbain Faure, Pamiers France, composer, Requiem, Ballade
1842     Jules Emile Fred Massenet, Montaud France, composer, Manon, Le Cid
1842     Jules Massenet, French Composer
1829     Paul Karrer, composer
1828     D G Rossetti, writer
1828     Gabriel Dante Rossetti, England, poet/painter, Pre-Raphaelite
1820     Florence Nightingale, Florence, Italy, nurse, Crimean War
1813     Johann Czerski, German chaplin
1812     Edward Lear, England, landscape painter, Complete Nonsense Book
1812     Louis Ludwig Blenker, Brigadier General Union volunteers
1809     Robert Charles Winthrop, American Politician
1809     Giuseppe Giusti, Italian Poet
1806     Amos Beebe Eaton, Major General Union Army
1806     J V Snellman, Finland, journalist/statesman/nationalist
1804     Robert Baldwin, L, help establish government in Canada, or 1904
1803     Justus Freiherr von Liebig, German chemist, agricultural chemics
1797     Johann Hermann Kufferath, composer
1790     Carsten Hauch, Danish writer
1776     Juan Bros y Bertomel, composer
1754     Franz Anton Hoffmeister, composer
1751     Gaetano Manna, composer
1739     Jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
1739     Johann Baptist Vanhal, composer
1729     Michael F B Freiherr von Melas, Austrian general, 7 Year Wars
1700     Luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect
1679     Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer
1670     August II, the Strong One, King of Poland, 355 children
1662     Jan F van Bloom, Orizonte, Flemish painter, baptized





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