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History Births on April 03


Richard Thompson (musician)
Richard Thompson, English singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Richard_Thompson_(musician)

Jaap de Hoop Scheffer
Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, Dutch academic, politician, and diplomat, 11th Secretary General of NATO

#Jaap_de_Hoop_Scheffer

Allan Dwan
Allan Dwan, Canadian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1981)

#Allan_Dwan

Piet de Jong
Piet de Jong, Dutch politician and naval officer, Prime Minister of the Netherlands (1967-1971) (d. 2016)

#Piet_de_Jong

Natasha Negovanlis
Natasha Negovanlis, Canadian actress and singer

#Natasha_Negovanlis

John Burroughs
John Burroughs, American botanist and author (d. 1921)

#John_Burroughs

Ikki Kita
Ikki Kita, Japanese philosopher and author (d. 1937)

#Ikki_Kita

Tim Krul
Tim Krul, Dutch footballer

#Tim_Krul

George Herbert
George Herbert, English poet (d. 1633)

#George_Herbert

Maxi López
Maxi López, Argentinian footballer

#Maxi_López

Joel Romelo
Joel Romelo, Australian rugby league player

#Joel_Romelo

Nishiz? Tsukahara
Nishiz? Tsukahara, Japanese admiral (d. 1966)

#Nishiz?_Tsukahara

Maria de' Medici (1540-1557)
Maria de' Medici, Italian noblewoman, the eldest daughter of Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany and Eleonora di Toledo. (d. 1557)

#Maria_de'_Medici_(1540-1557)

Iron Eyes Cody
Iron Eyes Cody, American actor and stuntman (d. 1999)

#Iron_Eyes_Cody

Picabo Street
Picabo Street, American skier

#Picabo_Street

Marlon Brando
Marlon Brando, American actor and director (d. 2004)

#Marlon_Brando

Vit?lijs Astafjevs
Vit?lijs Astafjevs, Latvian footballer and manager

#Vit?lijs_Astafjevs

Lawton Chiles
Lawton Chiles, American soldier, lawyer, and politician, 41st Governor of Florida (d. 1998)

#Lawton_Chiles

Frederik van Eeden
Frederik van Eeden, Dutch psychiatrist and author (d. 1932)

#Frederik_van_Eeden

Peter Hartley (footballer)
Peter Hartley, English footballer

#Peter_Hartley_(footballer)

Catherine Spaak
Catherine Spaak, French actress

#Catherine_Spaak

Anne Lister
Anne Lister, English diarist, mountaineer, and traveller (d.1840)

#Anne_Lister

Dee Murray
Dee Murray, English bass player (d. 1992)

#Dee_Murray

Adam Gussow
Adam Gussow, American scholar, musician, and memoirist

#Adam_Gussow

Sandrine Testud
Sandrine Testud, French tennis player

#Sandrine_Testud

Robert Sink
Robert Sink, American general (d. 1965)

#Robert_Sink

Jay Bruce
Jay Bruce, American baseball player

#Jay_Bruce

Yuliya Yefimova
Yuliya Yefimova, Russian swimmer

#Yuliya_Yefimova

Iain Fyfe
Iain Fyfe, Australian footballer

#Iain_Fyfe

Brent Gilchrist
Brent Gilchrist, Canadian ice hockey player

#Brent_Gilchrist

Mario Lavista
Mario Lavista, Mexican composer

#Mario_Lavista

Poul Schlüter
Poul Schlüter, Danish lawyer and politician, 37th Prime Minister of Denmark

#Poul_Schlüter

Cyrus K. Holliday
Cyrus K. Holliday, American businessman (d. 1900)

#Cyrus_K._Holliday

Jamie Hewlett
Jamie Hewlett, English director and performer

#Jamie_Hewlett

Wesley A. Brown
Wesley A. Brown, American general and engineer (d. 2012)

#Wesley_A._Brown

Stephen Weiss
Stephen Weiss, Canadian ice hockey player

#Stephen_Weiss

Annalisa Cucinotta
Annalisa Cucinotta, Italian cyclist

#Annalisa_Cucinotta

Marcus Brown
Marcus Brown, American basketball player

#Marcus_Brown

Jared Allen
Jared Allen, American football player

#Jared_Allen

Louis Applebaum
Louis Applebaum, Canadian composer and conductor (d. 2000)

#Louis_Applebaum

Helmut Kohl
Helmut Kohl, German politician, Chancellor of Germany (d. 2017)

#Helmut_Kohl

Harold Vick
Harold Vick, American saxophonist and flute player (d. 1987)

#Harold_Vick

Gabriel Jesus
Gabriel Jesus, Brazilian footballer

#Gabriel_Jesus

Tony Orlando
Tony Orlando, American singer

#Tony_Orlando

Ben Foster (footballer)
Ben Foster, English footballer

#Ben_Foster_(footballer)

Swaminarayan
Swaminarayan, Indian religious leader (d. 1830)

#Swaminarayan

Zez Confrey
Zez Confrey, American pianist and composer (d. 1971)

#Zez_Confrey

Ervin Drake
Ervin Drake, American songwriter and composer (d. 2015)

#Ervin_Drake

Peter Colman
Peter Colman, Australian biologist and academic

#Peter_Colman

John Abernethy (surgeon)
John Abernethy, English surgeon and anatomist (d. 1831)

#John_Abernethy_(surgeon)

Romain Alessandrini
Romain Alessandrini, French footballer

#Romain_Alessandrini

Roza Shanina
Roza Shanina, Russian sergeant and sniper (d. 1945)

#Roza_Shanina

Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin, American actor, comedian, producer and television host

#Alec_Baldwin

Washington Irving
Washington Irving, American short story writer, essayist, biographer, historian (d. 1859)

#Washington_Irving

Doris Day
Doris Day, American singer and actress (d. 2019)

#Doris_Day

Jim Parker (American football)
Jim Parker, American football player (d. 2005)

#Jim_Parker_(American_football)

Carlos Salinas de Gortari
Carlos Salinas de Gortari, Mexican economist and politician, 53rd President of Mexico (1998-1994)

#Carlos_Salinas_de_Gortari

Tomoaki Kanemoto
Tomoaki Kanemoto, Japanese baseball player

#Tomoaki_Kanemoto

Jari-Matti Latvala
Jari-Matti Latvala, Finnish race car driver

#Jari-Matti_Latvala

Jimmy McGriff
Jimmy McGriff, American organist and bandleader (d. 2008)

#Jimmy_McGriff

Kam Chancellor
Kam Chancellor, American football player

#Kam_Chancellor

Emmanuel Collard
Emmanuel Collard, French race car driver

#Emmanuel_Collard

Tomáš Ba?a
Tomáš Ba?a, Czech businessman, founded Bata Shoes (d. 1932)

#Tomáš_Ba?a

Madison Brengle
Madison Brengle, American tennis player

#Madison_Brengle

Matthew Goode
Matthew Goode, English actor

#Matthew_Goode

Rodney Hampton
Rodney Hampton, American football player

#Rodney_Hampton

Miguel Bosé
Miguel Bosé, Spanish musician and actor

#Miguel_Bosé

William M. Tweed
William M. Tweed, American politician (d. 1878)

#William_M._Tweed

Bud Fisher
Bud Fisher, American cartoonist (d. 1954)

#Bud_Fisher

Stephanie Cox
Stephanie Cox, American soccer player

#Stephanie_Cox

Jason Kipnis
Jason Kipnis, American baseball player

#Jason_Kipnis

Elisabetta Brusa
Elisabetta Brusa, Italian composer

#Elisabetta_Brusa

Pierre Bretonneau
Pierre Bretonneau, French doctor who performed the first successful tracheotomy (d. 1862)

#Pierre_Bretonneau

Martyn Rooney
Martyn Rooney, English sprinter

#Martyn_Rooney

Adam Scott (actor)
Adam Scott, American actor

#Adam_Scott_(actor)

?hsan Do?ramac?
?hsan Do?ramac?, Turkish physician and academic (d. 2010)

#?hsan_Do?ramac?

Alcide De Gasperi
Alcide De Gasperi, Italian journalist and politician, 30th Prime Minister of Italy (d. 1954)

#Alcide_De_Gasperi

Bernie Parent
Bernie Parent, Canadian ice hockey player and coach

#Bernie_Parent

Mitch Woods
Mitch Woods, American singer-songwriter and pianist

#Mitch_Woods

Aaron Bertram
Aaron Bertram, American trumpet player

#Aaron_Bertram

Theodoros Kolokotronis
Theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek general (d. 1843)

#Theodoros_Kolokotronis

Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy, American actor and comedian

#Eddie_Murphy

Mary Anderson (actress, born 1918)
Mary Anderson, American actress (d. 2014)

#Mary_Anderson_(actress,_born_1918)

Megan Rohrer
Megan Rohrer, American pastor and transgender activist

#Megan_Rohrer

Sotiris Ninis
Sotiris Ninis, Greek footballer

#Sotiris_Ninis

Anders Eliasson
Anders Eliasson, Swedish composer (d. 2013)

#Anders_Eliasson

Annette Dolphin
Annette Dolphin, British academician and educator

#Annette_Dolphin

Marsha Mason
Marsha Mason, American actress

#Marsha_Mason

David Hyde Pierce
David Hyde Pierce, American actor and activist

#David_Hyde_Pierce

Sandra Boynton
Sandra Boynton, American author and illustrator

#Sandra_Boynton

Michael Olowokandi
Michael Olowokandi, Nigerian-American basketball player

#Michael_Olowokandi

Jonathan Blondel
Jonathan Blondel, Belgian footballer

#Jonathan_Blondel

Hanna Suchocka
Hanna Suchocka, Polish lawyer and politician, 5th Prime Minister of Poland

#Hanna_Suchocka

Jaya Prada
Jaya Prada, Indian actress and politician

#Jaya_Prada

Nigel Farage
Nigel Farage, English politician

#Nigel_Farage

Arjen Anthony Lucassen
Arjen Anthony Lucassen, Dutch singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer

#Arjen_Anthony_Lucassen

Henry Luce
Henry Luce, American publisher, co-founded Time Magazine (d. 1967)

#Henry_Luce

Mary Carpenter
Mary Carpenter, English educational and social reformer (d. 1877)

#Mary_Carpenter

Bjarne Riis
Bjarne Riis, Danish cyclist and manager

#Bjarne_Riis

Yoshinobu Takahashi
Yoshinobu Takahashi, Japanese baseball player

#Yoshinobu_Takahashi

Cristi Puiu
Cristi Puiu, Romanian director and screenwriter

#Cristi_Puiu

Jacob Gaudaur
Jacob Gaudaur, Canadian rower (d. 1937)

#Jacob_Gaudaur

William Watson (scientist)
William Watson, English physician, physicist, and botanist (d. 1787)

#William_Watson_(scientist)

Rachel Bloom
Rachel Bloom, American actress, writer, and producer

#Rachel_Bloom

DeShawn Stevenson
DeShawn Stevenson, American basketball player

#DeShawn_Stevenson

Sally Rand
Sally Rand, American dancer (d. 1979)

#Sally_Rand

Jennie Garth
Jennie Garth, American actress and director

#Jennie_Garth

Edward Everett Hale
Edward Everett Hale, American minister, historian, and author (d. 1909)

#Edward_Everett_Hale

George Edwards (naturalist)
George Edwards, English ornithologist and entomologist (d. 1773)

#George_Edwards_(naturalist)

Hayley Kiyoko
Hayley Kiyoko, American actress and singer

#Hayley_Kiyoko

Leona Lewis
Leona Lewis, English singer-songwriter and producer

#Leona_Lewis

Thomas C. Kinkaid
Thomas C. Kinkaid, American admiral (d. 1972)

#Thomas_C._Kinkaid

Mike Ness
Mike Ness, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Mike_Ness

Julie Sokolow
Julie Sokolow, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Julie_Sokolow

Nicolas Escudé
Nicolas Escudé, French tennis player

#Nicolas_Escudé

Yoshibayama Junnosuke
Yoshibayama Junnosuke, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 43rd Yokozuna (d. 1977)

#Yoshibayama_Junnosuke

William Bast
William Bast, American screenwriter and author (d. 2015)

#William_Bast

Christian Günther von Bernstorff
Christian Günther von Bernstorff, Danish-Prussian politician and diplomat (d. 1835)

#Christian_Günther_von_Bernstorff

Wakanohana Kanji II
Wakanohana Kanji II, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 56th Yokozuna

#Wakanohana_Kanji_II

Karim Ansarifard
Karim Ansarifard, Iranian footballer

#Karim_Ansarifard

Jan Sterling
Jan Sterling, American actress (d. 2004)

#Jan_Sterling

Simone Benedetti
Simone Benedetti, Italian footballer

#Simone_Benedetti

Cobie Smulders
Cobie Smulders, Canadian actress

#Cobie_Smulders

Igor Svyatoslavich
Igor Svyatoslavich, Russian prince (d. 1202)

#Igor_Svyatoslavich

Russel Wright
Russel Wright, American furniture designer (d. 1976)

#Russel_Wright

James Smith (boxer)
James Smith, American boxer

#James_Smith_(boxer)

George Derby
George Derby, American lieutenant and journalist (d. 1861)

#George_Derby

Marie-Victorin Kirouac
Marie-Victorin Kirouac, Canadian botanist and academic (d. 1944)

#Marie-Victorin_Kirouac

Mistinguett
Mistinguett, French actress and singer (d. 1956)

#Mistinguett

Ray Getliffe
Ray Getliffe, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2008)

#Ray_Getliffe

Cat Cora
Cat Cora, American chef and author

#Cat_Cora

George Jessel (actor)
George Jessel, American actor, singer, and producer (d. 1981)

#George_Jessel_(actor)

Tommy Haas
Tommy Haas, German-American tennis player

#Tommy_Haas

Ulric Dahlgren
Ulric Dahlgren, American colonel (d. 1864)

#Ulric_Dahlgren

Mark Skaife
Mark Skaife, Australian race car driver and sportscaster

#Mark_Skaife

Alexander Macomb (general)
Alexander Macomb, American general (d. 1841)

#Alexander_Macomb_(general)

Valentin Rathgeber
Valentin Rathgeber, German organist and composer (d. 1750)

#Valentin_Rathgeber

Earl Lloyd
Earl Lloyd, American basketball player and coach (d. 2015)

#Earl_Lloyd

Otto Weininger
Otto Weininger, Jewish-Austrian philosopher and author (d. 1903)

#Otto_Weininger

Jay Weatherill
Jay Weatherill, Australian politician, 45th Premier of South Australia

#Jay_Weatherill

Charles V, Duke of Lorraine
Charles V, duke of Lorraine (d. 1690)

#Charles_V,_Duke_of_Lorraine

Alessandro Stradella
Alessandro Stradella, Italian composer (d. 1682)

#Alessandro_Stradella

Lance Storm
Lance Storm, Canadian wrestler and trainer

#Lance_Storm

Camille Chamoun
Camille Chamoun, Lebanese lawyer and politician, 7th President of Lebanon (d. 1987)

#Camille_Chamoun

Billy Joe Royal
Billy Joe Royal, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2015)

#Billy_Joe_Royal

Israel Folau
Israel Folau, Australian rugby player and footballer

#Israel_Folau

Koji Uehara
Koji Uehara, Japanese baseball player

#Koji_Uehara

Tony Benn
Tony Benn, English pilot and politician, Secretary of State for Industry (d. 2014)

#Tony_Benn

Stanis?awa Walasiewicz
Stanis?awa Walasiewicz, Polish-American runner (d. 1980)

#Stanis?awa_Walasiewicz

Per Borten
Per Borten, Norwegian politician, 18th Prime Minister of Norway (d. 2005)

#Per_Borten

Sam Manekshaw
Sam Manekshaw, Indian field marshal (d. 2008)

#Sam_Manekshaw

Ben Mendelsohn
Ben Mendelsohn, Australian actor

#Ben_Mendelsohn

Herb Caen
Herb Caen, American journalist and author (d. 1997)

#Herb_Caen

K. Krishnasamy
K. Krishnasamy, Indian physician and politician

#K._Krishnasamy

Bob Dornan
Bob Dornan, American politician

#Bob_Dornan

Wayne Newton
Wayne Newton, American singer

#Wayne_Newton

Wally Moon
Wally Moon, American baseball player and coach (d. 2018)

#Wally_Moon

Kodi Nikorima
Kodi Nikorima, New Zealand rugby league player

#Kodi_Nikorima

Amanda Bynes
Amanda Bynes, American actress

#Amanda_Bynes

Sebastian Bach
Sebastian Bach, Bahamian-Canadian singer-songwriter and actor

#Sebastian_Bach

Mayo Hibi
Mayo Hibi, Japanese tennis player

#Mayo_Hibi

Arturo Prat
Arturo Prat, Chilean lawyer and captain (d. 1879)

#Arturo_Prat

Don Gibson
Don Gibson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2003)

#Don_Gibson

Simon Black
Simon Black, Australian footballer and coach

#Simon_Black

Margaret Anglin
Margaret Anglin, Canadian actress, director, and producer (d. 1958)

#Margaret_Anglin

Brendan Barber
Brendan Barber, English trade union leader

#Brendan_Barber

Jane Goodall
Jane Goodall, English primatologist and anthropologist

#Jane_Goodall

Claire Perry
Claire Perry, English banker and politician

#Claire_Perry

Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck
Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck, German footballer

#Hans-Georg_Schwarzenbeck

Arlette Cousture
Arlette Cousture, Canadian author and screenwriter

#Arlette_Cousture

Jan and Dean
Jan Berry, American singer-songwriter (d. 2004)

#Jan_and_Dean

Richard Manuel
Richard Manuel, Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 1986)

#Richard_Manuel

Charles Wilkes
Charles Wilkes, American admiral, geographer, and explorer (d.1877)

#Charles_Wilkes

Marco Ballotta
Marco Ballotta, Italian footballer and manager

#Marco_Ballotta

St John Philby
St John Philby, English colonial and explorer (d. 1960)

#St_John_Philby

A. C. Grayling
A. C. Grayling, English philosopher and academic

#A._C._Grayling

John III of Egmont
John III of Egmont, Dutch nobleman (d. 1516)

#John_III_of_Egmont

Brandon Graham
Brandon Graham, American football player

#Brandon_Graham

Yileen Gordon
Yileen Gordon, Australian rugby league player

#Yileen_Gordon

Gus Grissom
Gus Grissom, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut (d. 1967)

#Gus_Grissom

?tori Tanigor?
?tori Tanigor?, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 24th Yokozuna (d. 1956)

#?tori_Tanigor?

Aries Spears
Aries Spears, American comedian and actor

#Aries_Spears

Lorenzo Snow
Lorenzo Snow, American religious leader, 5th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (d. 1901)

#Lorenzo_Snow

Thisara Perera
Thisara Perera, Sri Lankan cricketer

#Thisara_Perera

Paris Jackson, American actress, model and singer
Pape Moussa Konaté, Senegalese footballer
Stanislav Engovatov, Russian footballer
Sergio Sánchez Ortega, Spanish footballer
Andrei Lodis, Belarusian footballer
John Smit, South African rugby player
Shawn Bates, American ice hockey player
Lee Williams, Welsh model and actor
Drew Shirley, American guitarist and songwriter
Nilesh Kulkarni, Indian cricketer
Catherine McCormack, English actress
Peter Matera, Australian footballer and coach
Charlotte Coleman, English actress (d. 2001)
Pervis Ellison, American basketball player
John de Vries, Australian race car driver
Nazia Hassan, Pakistani pop singer-songwriter, lawyer and social activist (d. 2000)
Andy Robinson, English rugby player and coach
Criss Oliva, American guitarist and songwriter (d. 1993)
Ricky Nixon, Australian footballer and manager
Les Davidson, Australian rugby league player
Dave Miley, American baseball player and manager
Tim Crews, American baseball player (d. 1993)
Francesca Woodman, Jewish-American photographer (d. 1981)
Ray Combs, American game show host (d. 1996)
Boris Miljkovi?, Serbian director and producer
Kalle Kulbok, Estonian politician
Craig Taubman, American singer-songwriter and producer
Mike Moore, American lawyer and politician
Indrajit Coomaraswamy, Sri Lankan cricketer and economist
Lyle Alzado, American football player and actor (d. 1992)
Nicholas Jones, English actor
Doon Arbus, American author and journalist
Hikaru Saeki, Japanese admiral, the first female star officer of the Japan Self-Defense Forces
Jonathan Lynn, English actor, director, and screenwriter
Philippé Wynne, American soul singer (d. 1984)
Paul Craig Roberts, American economist and politician
Hawk Taylor, American baseball player and coach (d. 2012)
François de Roubaix, French composer (d. 1975)
Phil Rodgers, American golfer (d. 2018)
Jeff Barry, American singer-songwriter, and producer
Pamela Allen, New Zealand children's writer and illustrator
Rod Funseth, American golfer (d. 1985)
Mario Benjamín Menéndez, Argentinian general and politician (d. 2015)
Fazlur Khan, Bangladeshi engineer and architect, co-designed the Willis Tower and John Hancock Center (d. 1982)
Jennifer Paterson, English chef and television personality (d. 1999)
Emmett Johns, Canadian priest, founded Dans la Rue (d. 2018)
Alex Grammas, American baseball player, manager, and coach
Daniel Hoffman, American poet and academic (d. 2013)
Yevhen Bulanchyk, Ukrainian hurdler (d. 1996)
Robert Karvelas, American actor (d. 1991)
Stan Freeman, American composer and conductor (d. 2001)
Clairette Oddera, French-Canadian actress and singer (d. 2008)
Louis Guglielmi, Catalan composer (d. 1991)
Cliff Gladwin, English cricketer (d. 1988)
Grigoris Lambrakis, Greek physician and politician (d. 1963)
Dorothy Eden, New Zealand-English author (d. 1982)
Michael Woodruff, English-Scottish surgeon and academic (d. 2001)
Nanette Bordeaux, Canadian-American actress (d. 1956)
Ted Hook, Australian public servant (d. 1990)
Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay, Indian social reformer and freedom fighter (d. 1988)
Albert Walsh, Canadian lawyer and politician, 1st Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland (d. 1958)
David Jack, English footballer and manager (d. 1958)
Thrasyvoulos Tsakalotos, Greek general (d. 1989)
Joe Kirkwood Sr., Australian golfer (d. 1970)
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Italian-American composer and educator (d. 1968)
Leslie Howard, English actor (d. 1943)
Grigora? Dinicu, Romanian violinist and composer (d. 1949)
Neville Cardus, English author and critic (d. 1975)
Dooley Wilson, American actor and singer (d. 1953)
Philippe Desranleau, Canadian archbishop (d. 1952)
Emil Kellenberger, Swiss target shooter (d. 1943)
Michael Neander, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1581)
Xing Zong, Chinese emperor (d. 1055)