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Lloyd Nolan
Lloyd Nolan, American actor (d. 1985)

#Lloyd_Nolan

Mike Douglas
Mike Douglas, American singer and talk show host (d. 2006)

#Mike_Douglas

Viola Davis
Viola Davis, American actress

#Viola_Davis

Johnny Claes
Johnny Claes, English-Belgian race car driver and trumpet player (d. 1956)

#Johnny_Claes

Louise Bogan
Louise Bogan, American poet and critic (d. 1970)

#Louise_Bogan

Frederick Innes
Frederick Innes, Scottish-Australian politician, 9th Premier of Tasmania (d. 1882)

#Frederick_Innes

Nikolaus von Schönberg
Nikolaus von Schönberg, Catholic cardinal (d. 1537)

#Nikolaus_von_Schönberg

Richard Mead
Richard Mead, English physician and astrologer (d. 1754)

#Richard_Mead

William W. Chapman
William W. Chapman, American lawyer and politician (d. 1892)

#William_W._Chapman

Mike Hugg
Mike Hugg, English drummer and keyboard player

#Mike_Hugg

Princess Louise Charlotte of Saxe-Altenburg
Princess Louise Charlotte of Saxe-Altenburg (d. 1953)

#Princess_Louise_Charlotte_of_Saxe-Altenburg

Chris Hemsworth
Chris Hemsworth, Australian actor

#Chris_Hemsworth

Kido Takayoshi
Kido Takayoshi, Japanese samurai and politician (d. 1877)

#Kido_Takayoshi

Gustavo Cerati
Gustavo Cerati, Argentinian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (d. 2014)

#Gustavo_Cerati

Carolyn Murphy
Carolyn Murphy, American model and actress

#Carolyn_Murphy

David Rice Atchison
David Rice Atchison, American general, lawyer, and politician (d. 1886)

#David_Rice_Atchison

Adolph M. Christianson
Adolph M. Christianson, American lawyer and judge (d. 1954)

#Adolph_M._Christianson

Enid Blyton
Enid Blyton, English author, poet, and educator (d. 1968)

#Enid_Blyton

Theo de Jong
Theo de Jong, Dutch footballer, coach, and manager

#Theo_de_Jong

Joseph Schuster (composer)
Joseph Schuster, German composer (d. 1812)

#Joseph_Schuster_(composer)

Alfredo Binda
Alfredo Binda, Italian cyclist (d. 1986)

#Alfredo_Binda

Richard Brocklesby
Richard Brocklesby, English physician (d. 1797)

#Richard_Brocklesby

Ernst Jaakson
Ernst Jaakson, Estonian diplomat (d. 1998)

#Ernst_Jaakson

Peter Mohr Dam
Peter Mohr Dam, Faroese educator and politician, 3rd Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands (d. 1968)

#Peter_Mohr_Dam

John
John "Mule" Miles, American baseball player (d. 2013)

#John_"Mule"_Miles

Ronnie Dawson (musician)
Ronnie Dawson, American singer and guitarist (d. 2003)

#Ronnie_Dawson_(musician)

Bryan Bassett
Bryan Bassett, American guitarist

#Bryan_Bassett

Alejandra Barros
Alejandra Barros, Mexican actress and screenwriter

#Alejandra_Barros

Georgios Karatzaferis
Georgios Karatzaferis, Greek journalist and politician

#Georgios_Karatzaferis

Isy Suttie
Isy Suttie, English comedian, musician, actress, and writer

#Isy_Suttie

James B. Longacre
James B. Longacre, American engraver (d. 1869)

#James_B._Longacre

Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan, American actor, comedian, and television host

#Joe_Rogan

Warren Brown (politician)
Warren Brown, American historian and politician (d. 1919)

#Warren_Brown_(politician)

Melky Cabrera
Melky Cabrera, Dominican baseball player

#Melky_Cabrera

Hadiqa Kiani
Hadiqa Kiani, Pakistani singer, songwriter and philanthropist

#Hadiqa_Kiani

Mokhtar Benmoussa
Mokhtar Benmoussa, Algerian footballer

#Mokhtar_Benmoussa

Arlene Dahl
Arlene Dahl, American actress, businesswoman and writer

#Arlene_Dahl

Martin Linton
Martin Linton, Swedish-English journalist and politician

#Martin_Linton

Iván Córdoba
Iván Córdoba, Colombian footballer and manager

#Iván_Córdoba

Jacqueline Fernandez
Jacqueline Fernandez, Sri Lankan actress

#Jacqueline_Fernandez

Y?ji Koseki
Y?ji Koseki, Japanese composer (d. 1989)

#Y?ji_Koseki

Frederick Haldimand
Frederick Haldimand, Swiss-English general and politician, 22nd Governor of Quebec (d. 1791)

#Frederick_Haldimand

Bill Monbouquette
Bill Monbouquette, American baseball player and coach (d. 2015)

#Bill_Monbouquette

Tommy Mooney
Tommy Mooney, English footballer

#Tommy_Mooney

Pierre-Louis Lions
Pierre-Louis Lions, French mathematician and academic

#Pierre-Louis_Lions

Storm Sanders
Storm Sanders, Australian tennis player

#Storm_Sanders

Luke Lewis
Luke Lewis, Australian rugby league player

#Luke_Lewis

Cristian Tello
Cristian Tello, Spanish footballer

#Cristian_Tello

Jerzy Grotowski
Jerzy Grotowski, Polish director and producer (d. 1999)

#Jerzy_Grotowski

Thanom Kittikachorn
Thanom Kittikachorn, Thai field marshal and politician, 10th Prime Minister of Thailand (d. 2004)

#Thanom_Kittikachorn

Reid Blackburn
Reid Blackburn, American photographer (d. 1980)

#Reid_Blackburn

Petter Wettre
Petter Wettre, Norwegian saxophonist and composer

#Petter_Wettre

Gemma Hayes
Gemma Hayes, Irish singer-songwriter

#Gemma_Hayes

Aaron Klug
Aaron Klug, Lithuanian-English chemist and biophysicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2018)

#Aaron_Klug

Friedrich Ludwig Jahn
Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, Prussian gymnast, educator, and politician (d. 1852)

#Friedrich_Ludwig_Jahn

Don Freeman
Don Freeman, American author and illustrator (d. 1978)

#Don_Freeman

Eiji Yoshikawa
Eiji Yoshikawa, Japanese author (d. 1962)

#Eiji_Yoshikawa

Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman, American architect, designed the City of Culture of Galicia

#Peter_Eisenman

Jim Lee
Jim Lee, South Korean-American author and illustrator

#Jim_Lee

Bob Scheffing
Bob Scheffing, American baseball player and manager (d. 1985)

#Bob_Scheffing

Pablo Sandoval
Pablo Sandoval, Venezuelan baseball player

#Pablo_Sandoval

Patty Mills
Patty Mills, Australian basketball player

#Patty_Mills

Anton Cooper
Anton Cooper, New Zealand cross-country cyclist

#Anton_Cooper

Hiromi Makihara
Hiromi Makihara, Japanese baseball player

#Hiromi_Makihara

Sophie Okonedo
Sophie Okonedo, British actress

#Sophie_Okonedo

Daniel Lloyd (cyclist)
Daniel Lloyd, English cyclist and sportscaster

#Daniel_Lloyd_(cyclist)

?ubomír Viš?ovský
?ubomír Viš?ovský, Slovak ice hockey player

#?ubomír_Viš?ovský

Marie-France Dubreuil
Marie-France Dubreuil, Canadian figure skater

#Marie-France_Dubreuil

Joe Jackson (musician)
Joe Jackson, English singer-songwriter and musician

#Joe_Jackson_(musician)

Richard Scudamore
Richard Scudamore, English businessman

#Richard_Scudamore

Mustafa Pektemek
Mustafa Pektemek, Turkish footballer

#Mustafa_Pektemek

Alex Haley
Alex Haley, American historian and author (d. 1992)

#Alex_Haley

Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor
Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1125)

#Henry_V,_Holy_Roman_Emperor

Enrique Bunbury
Enrique Bunbury, Spanish singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Enrique_Bunbury

Fernando Arrabal
Fernando Arrabal, Spanish actor, director, and playwright

#Fernando_Arrabal

Hermann Wlach
Hermann Wlach, Austrian-Swiss actor (d. 1962)

#Hermann_Wlach

Tim Hutchinson
Tim Hutchinson, American lawyer and politician

#Tim_Hutchinson

Aleksander Aberg
Aleksander Aberg, Estonian wrestler (d. 1920)

#Aleksander_Aberg

Wijda Mazereeuw
Wijda Mazereeuw, Dutch swimmer

#Wijda_Mazereeuw

Robert G. Ingersoll
Robert G. Ingersoll, American soldier, lawyer, and politician (d. 1899)

#Robert_G._Ingersoll

Pervez Musharraf
Pervez Musharraf, Pakistani general and politician, 10th President of Pakistan

#Pervez_Musharraf

Chuck Rayner
Chuck Rayner, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2002)

#Chuck_Rayner

Rob Minkoff
Rob Minkoff, American director and producer

#Rob_Minkoff

Daniel Poohl
Daniel Poohl, Swedish journalist

#Daniel_Poohl

John Ellison
John Ellison, American-Canadian musician and songwriter

#John_Ellison

Dany N'Guessan
Dany N'Guessan, French footballer

#Dany_N'Guessan

Jah Wobble
Jah Wobble, English singer-songwriter and bass player

#Jah_Wobble

Drew Storen
Drew Storen, American baseball player

#Drew_Storen

Marie François Sadi Carnot
Marie François Sadi Carnot, French engineer and politician, 4th President of the French Republic (d. 1894)

#Marie_François_Sadi_Carnot

Eric Carmen
Eric Carmen, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Eric_Carmen

Charles Cecil
Charles Cecil, English video game designer and co-founded Revolution Software

#Charles_Cecil

Steve Wozniak
Steve Wozniak, American computer scientist and programmer, co-founded Apple Inc.

#Steve_Wozniak

John Conlee
John Conlee, American singer-songwriter

#John_Conlee

Tom Richardson (cricketer)
Tom Richardson, English cricketer (d. 1912)

#Tom_Richardson_(cricketer)

Brian Azzarello
Brian Azzarello, American author

#Brian_Azzarello

Lucas di Grassi
Lucas di Grassi, Brazilian race car driver

#Lucas_di_Grassi

Yolande of Aragon
Yolande of Aragon (d. 1442)

#Yolande_of_Aragon

Marc Bergevin
Marc Bergevin, Canadian ice hockey player and manager

#Marc_Bergevin

Morris Weiss
Morris Weiss, American author and illustrator (d. 2014)

#Morris_Weiss

Jim Kale
Jim Kale, Canadian bass player

#Jim_Kale

Hugh MacDiarmid
Hugh MacDiarmid, Scottish poet and linguist (d. 1978)

#Hugh_MacDiarmid

Ottó Bláthy
Ottó Bláthy, Hungarian engineer and chess player (d. 1939)

#Ottó_Bláthy

Massimiliano Allegri
Massimiliano Allegri, Italian footballer and manager

#Massimiliano_Allegri

Walter Ayoví
Walter Ayoví, Ecuadorian footballer

#Walter_Ayoví

Denis Payton
Denis Payton, English saxophonist (d. 2006)

#Denis_Payton

Tarmo Rüütli
Tarmo Rüütli, Estonian footballer, coach, and manager

#Tarmo_Rüütli

Hulk Hogan
Hulk Hogan, American wrestler

#Hulk_Hogan

Uku Masing
Uku Masing, Estonian philosopher and theologian (d. 1985)

#Uku_Masing

Ben Gibbard
Ben Gibbard, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Ben_Gibbard

Anna Massey
Anna Massey, English actress (d. 2011)

#Anna_Massey

Sylvia Hermon
Sylvia Hermon, Northern Irish academic and politician

#Sylvia_Hermon

Kristin Armstrong
Kristin Armstrong, American cyclist

#Kristin_Armstrong

Charlie Sexton
Charlie Sexton, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Charlie_Sexton

Will Friedle
Will Friedle, American actor and screenwriter

#Will_Friedle

Ian McDiarmid
Ian McDiarmid, Scottish actor

#Ian_McDiarmid

Patrick Joseph McGovern
Patrick Joseph McGovern, American businessman, founded International Data Group (d. 2014)

#Patrick_Joseph_McGovern

Christiaan Eijkman
Christiaan Eijkman, Dutch physician and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1930)

#Christiaan_Eijkman

Margaret Paleologa
Margaret Paleologa, Sovereign Marchioness of Montferrat (d. 1566)

#Margaret_Paleologa

Bob Mothersbaugh
Bob Mothersbaugh, American singer, guitarist, and producer

#Bob_Mothersbaugh

Gianluca Pessotto
Gianluca Pessotto, Italian footballer

#Gianluca_Pessotto

Joseph Barbato, French footballer
Lenka Juríková, Slovak tennis player
Sebastian Huke, German footballer
Junior Heffernan, Irish cyclist and triathlete (d. 2013)
Rabeh Al-Hussaini, Filipino basketball player
Pavel 183, Russian painter (d. 2013)
Lee Suggs, American football player
Lillian Nakate, Ugandan politician
Charlotte Leslie, British politician
Spyros Gogolos, Greek footballer
Dênio Martins, Brazilian footballer
Bubba Crosby, American baseball player
Chris Cummings, Canadian singer-songwriter
Audrey Mestre, French biologist and diver (d. 2002)
Dirk Hannemann, German footballer and manager
Juan María Solare, Argentinian pianist and composer
Nigel Martyn, English footballer and coach
Embeth Davidtz, American actress
Grant Waite, New Zealand golfer
John Micklethwait, English journalist and author
Craig Ehlo, American basketball player and coach
David Brooks, American journalist and author
László Szlávics, Jr., Hungarian sculptor
Taraki Sivaram, Sri Lankan journalist and author (d. 2005)
Yoshiaki Murakami, Japanese businessman
Steven Pokere, New Zealand rugby player
Ian Stuart Donaldson, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1993)
Marc Bureau, Canadian politician, 16th Mayor of Gatineau
Yashpal Sharma, Indian cricketer and umpire
Vance Heafner, American golfer and coach (d. 2012)
Gennadiy Nikonov, Russian engineer, designed the AN-94 rifle (d. 2003)
Erik Brann, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2003)
Ian Charleson, Scottish-English actor and singer (d. 1990)
Don Boyd, Scottish director, producer, and screenwriter
Marilyn vos Savant, American journalist and author
Frederick W. Smith, American businessman, founded FedEx
Glenys Page, New Zealand cricketer (d. 2012)
Jonathan Spence, English-American historian and academic
Andre Dubus, American short story writer, essayist, and memoirist (d. 1999)
Bob Hepple, South African lawyer and academic (d. 2015)
Tamás Vásáry, Hungarian pianist and conductor
Jerry Falwell, American minister and television host (d. 2007)
John Gorrie, English director and screenwriter
Geoffrey Cass, English businessman
Izzy Asper, Canadian lawyer, businessman, and politician, founded Canwest (d. 2003)
Stuart Rosenberg, American director and producer (d. 2007)
Raymond Leppard, English harpsichord player and conductor
Floyd Curry, Canadian ice hockey player and manager (d. 2006)
Stan Chambers, American journalist and actor (d. 2015)
Luis Olmo, Puerto Rican-American baseball player and manager (d. 2017)
Angus Wilson, English author and academic (d. 1991)
Paul Dupuis, Canadian actor (d. 1976)
Raphael Blau, American screenwriter and producer (d. 1996)
Eva Ahnert-Rohlfs, German astronomer and academic (d. 1954)
Torgny T:son Segerstedt, Swedish sociologist and philosopher (d. 1999)
Ted a'Beckett, Australian cricketer and lawyer (d. 1989)
Erwin Chargaff, Austrian-American biochemist and academic (d. 2002)
Philip Phillips, American archaeologist and scholar (d. 1994)
Edgar Zilsel, Austrian historian and philosopher of science, linked to the Vienna Circle (d. 1944)
Stancho Belkovski, Bulgarian architect and educator (d. 1962)
Stephen Butterworth, English physicist and engineer (d. 1958)
Oliver W. F. Lodge, English poet and author (d. 1955)
John Hodges, Australian cricketer (d. 1933)