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Nat Mayer Shapiro
Nat Mayer Shapiro, American painter (d. 2005)

#Nat_Mayer_Shapiro

Christopher Slade
Christopher Slade, English lawyer and judge

#Christopher_Slade

Lasse Hallström
Lasse Hallström, Swedish director, producer, and screenwriter

#Lasse_Hallström

Sonakshi Sinha
Sonakshi Sinha, Indian actress

#Sonakshi_Sinha

Larry Robinson
Larry Robinson, Canadian ice hockey player and coach

#Larry_Robinson

Adelaide Casely-Hayford
Adelaide Casely-Hayford, Sierra Leone Creole advocate and activist for cultural nationalism (d. 1960)

#Adelaide_Casely-Hayford

Stacy Keach
Stacy Keach, American actor

#Stacy_Keach

Lydia Lunch
Lydia Lunch, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actress

#Lydia_Lunch

Richard Skuse
Richard Skuse, English rugby player

#Richard_Skuse

Feleti Mateo
Feleti Mateo, Australian-Tongan rugby league player

#Feleti_Mateo

Jerry Lumpe
Jerry Lumpe, American baseball player and coach (d. 2014)

#Jerry_Lumpe

William Salmon
William Salmon, English medical writer (d. 1713)

#William_Salmon

Paulo Sérgio (footballer, born 1969)
Paulo Sérgio, Brazilian footballer

#Paulo_Sérgio_(footballer,_born_1969)

Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira
Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira, Brazilian mixed martial artist and boxer

#Antônio_Rodrigo_Nogueira

Gilbert Baker (artist)
Gilbert Baker, American artist, gay rights activist, and designer of the rainbow flag (d. 2017)

#Gilbert_Baker_(artist)

Charles Stewart Mott
Charles Stewart Mott, American businessman and politician, 50th Mayor of Flint, Michigan (d. 1973)

#Charles_Stewart_Mott

Sergio Agüero
Sergio Agüero, Argentinian footballer

#Sergio_Agüero

Marvin Hamlisch
Marvin Hamlisch, American composer and conductor (d. 2012)

#Marvin_Hamlisch

Dez Cadena
Dez Cadena, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Dez_Cadena

Rudolf Christian, Count of East Frisia
Rudolf Christian, Count of East Frisia, Ruler of East Frisia (d. 1628)

#Rudolf_Christian,_Count_of_East_Frisia

Maggie Thrash
Maggie Thrash, American graphic novelist and writer

#Maggie_Thrash

Justin Long
Justin Long, American actor

#Justin_Long

Rineke Dijkstra
Rineke Dijkstra, Dutch photographer

#Rineke_Dijkstra

Daniel Pollen
Daniel Pollen, Irish-New Zealand politician, 9th Prime Minister of New Zealand (d. 1896)

#Daniel_Pollen

Lex Luger
Lex Luger, American wrestler and football player

#Lex_Luger

Thomas Hardy
Thomas Hardy, English novelist and poet (d. 1928)

#Thomas_Hardy

Adam Taggart
Adam Taggart, Australian footballer

#Adam_Taggart

Dayana Cadeau
Dayana Cadeau, Haitian born Canadian-American professional bodybuilder

#Dayana_Cadeau

Erwin Olaf
Erwin Olaf, Dutch photographer

#Erwin_Olaf

Ünal Aysal
Ünal Aysal, Turkish businessman

#Ünal_Aysal

Abby Wambach
Abby Wambach, American soccer player and coach

#Abby_Wambach

Ken McGregor
Ken McGregor, Australian tennis player (d. 2007)

#Ken_McGregor

Marquis de Sade
Marquis de Sade, French philosopher and politician (d. 1814)

#Marquis_de_Sade

Lotte Reiniger
Lotte Reiniger, German animator and director (d. 1981)

#Lotte_Reiniger

Luke Williamson
Luke Williamson, Australian rugby league player

#Luke_Williamson

Kyle Petty
Kyle Petty, American race car driver and sportscaster

#Kyle_Petty

Mike Stanton (left-handed pitcher)
Mike Stanton, American baseball player

#Mike_Stanton_(left-handed_pitcher)

Pete Robinson (drag racer)
Lew "Sneaky Pete" Robinson, drag racer (d. 1971)

#Pete_Robinson_(drag_racer)

Pope Leo XI
Pope Leo XI (d. 1605)

#Pope_Leo_XI

Charles, Duke of Vendôme
Charles, Duke of Vendôme (d. 1537)

#Charles,_Duke_of_Vendôme

Sally Kellerman
Sally Kellerman, American actress

#Sally_Kellerman

Constantine II of Greece
Constantine II of Greece

#Constantine_II_of_Greece

Yi So-yeon
Yi So-yeon, biotechnologist and astronaut, the first Korean in space

#Yi_So-yeon

Karl Adolph Gjellerup
Karl Adolph Gjellerup, Danish author and poet, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1919)

#Karl_Adolph_Gjellerup

Steve Smith (cricketer)
Steve Smith, Australian cricketer

#Steve_Smith_(cricketer)

Neifi Pérez
Neifi Pérez, Dominican-American baseball player

#Neifi_Pérez

Jack O'Connor (catcher)
Jack O'Connor, American baseball player and manager (d. 1937)

#Jack_O'Connor_(catcher)

Tim Rice-Oxley
Tim Rice-Oxley, English singer-songwriter and keyboard player

#Tim_Rice-Oxley

Pete Conrad
Pete Conrad, American captain, pilot, and astronaut (d. 1999)

#Pete_Conrad

Pope Pius X
Pope Pius X (d. 1914)

#Pope_Pius_X

Heather Couper
Heather Couper, English astronomer and physicist

#Heather_Couper

Petra van Staveren
Petra van Staveren, Dutch swimmer

#Petra_van_Staveren

Zachary Quinto
Zachary Quinto, American actor and producer

#Zachary_Quinto

Morena Baccarin
Morena Baccarin, Brazilian-American actress

#Morena_Baccarin

Jonathan Evans (politician)
Jonathan Evans, Welsh lawyer and politician

#Jonathan_Evans_(politician)

Dennis Haysbert
Dennis Haysbert, American actor and producer

#Dennis_Haysbert

Natalia Rodríguez (athlete)
Natalia Rodríguez, Spanish runner

#Natalia_Rodríguez_(athlete)

Angelo Mathews
Angelo Mathews, Sri Lankan cricketer

#Angelo_Mathews

Raúl Ibañez
Raúl Ibañez, American baseball player

#Raúl_Ibañez

Campbell Graham
Campbell Graham, Australian rugby league player

#Campbell_Graham

Chris Higgins (ice hockey)
Chris Higgins, American ice hockey player

#Chris_Higgins_(ice_hockey)

Wallace Hartley
Wallace Hartley, English violinist and bandleader (d. 1912)

#Wallace_Hartley

Johnny Weissmuller
Johnny Weissmuller, Hungarian-American swimmer and actor (d. 1984)

#Johnny_Weissmuller

Freddy Adu
Freddy Adu, Ghanaian-American footballer

#Freddy_Adu

Volodymyr Holubnychy
Volodymyr Holubnychy, Ukrainian race walker

#Volodymyr_Holubnychy

Dominic Cooper
Dominic Cooper, English actor

#Dominic_Cooper

Marcel Reich-Ranicki
Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Polish-German author and critic (d. 2013)

#Marcel_Reich-Ranicki

Dimitri Kitsikis
Dimitri Kitsikis, Greek poet and educator

#Dimitri_Kitsikis

Jack Afamasaga
Jack Afamasaga, New Zealand rugby league player

#Jack_Afamasaga

Earl Boykins
Earl Boykins, American basketball player

#Earl_Boykins

Max Boyer
Max Boyer, Canadian wrestler

#Max_Boyer

Frank G. Clement
Frank G. Clement, American lawyer and politician, 41st Governor of Tennessee (d. 1969)

#Frank_G._Clement

Crescenzio Sepe
Crescenzio Sepe, Italian cardinal

#Crescenzio_Sepe

Todd Carney
Todd Carney, Australian rugby league player

#Todd_Carney

Toni Livers
Toni Livers, Swiss skier

#Toni_Livers

Matthew Koma
Matthew Koma, American singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Matthew_Koma

Miyuki Sawashiro
Miyuki Sawashiro, Japanese voice actress and singer

#Miyuki_Sawashiro

Vidar Johansen (musician)
Vidar Johansen, Norwegian saxophonist

#Vidar_Johansen_(musician)

Craig Stadler
Craig Stadler, American golfer

#Craig_Stadler

Juan Antonio Bardem
Juan Antonio Bardem, Spanish director and screenwriter (d. 2002)

#Juan_Antonio_Bardem

Nandan Nilekani
Nandan Nilekani, Indian businessman, co-founded Infosys

#Nandan_Nilekani

Jack Lowden
Jack Lowden, Scottish actor

#Jack_Lowden

Milo O'Shea
Milo O'Shea, Irish-American actor (d. 2013)

#Milo_O'Shea

Richard Long (artist)
Richard Long, English painter, sculptor, and photographer

#Richard_Long_(artist)

Felix Weingartner
Felix Weingartner, Croatian-Austrian pianist, composer, and conductor (d. 1942)

#Felix_Weingartner

Mark Waugh
Mark Waugh, Australian cricketer and journalist

#Mark_Waugh

Bobby Simmons
Bobby Simmons, American basketball player

#Bobby_Simmons

William Lawson (explorer)
William Lawson, English-Australian explorer and politician (d. 1850)

#William_Lawson_(explorer)

Charles Haid
Charles Haid, American actor and director

#Charles_Haid

Bonnie Newman
Bonnie Newman, American businessman and politician

#Bonnie_Newman

Butterfly Boucher
Butterfly Boucher, Australian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer

#Butterfly_Boucher

Pajtim Kasami
Pajtim Kasami, Swiss footballer

#Pajtim_Kasami

Frank Rich
Frank Rich, American journalist and critic

#Frank_Rich

Patrik Berglund
Patrik Berglund, Swedish ice hockey player

#Patrik_Berglund

Jan Lammers
Jan Lammers, Dutch race car driver

#Jan_Lammers

Yoann Huget
Yoann Huget, French rugby player

#Yoann_Huget

W. Watts Biggers
W. Watts Biggers, American author, screenwriter, and animator (d. 2013)

#W._Watts_Biggers

George Lohmann
George Lohmann, English cricketer (d. 1901)

#George_Lohmann

Nikolay Davydenko
Nikolay Davydenko, Russian tennis player

#Nikolay_Davydenko

Yolande Donlan
Yolande Donlan, American-English actress (d. 2014)

#Yolande_Donlan

Michael Steele (musician)
Michael Steele, American singer-songwriter and bass player

#Michael_Steele_(musician)

Gédéon Ouimet
Gédéon Ouimet, Canadian lawyer and politician, 2nd Premier of Quebec (d. 1905)

#Gédéon_Ouimet

Walter Egan (golfer)
Walter Egan, American golfer (d. 1971)

#Walter_Egan_(golfer)

Dana Carvey
Dana Carvey, American comedian and actor

#Dana_Carvey

Mani Ratnam
Mani Ratnam, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter

#Mani_Ratnam

Jewel Staite
Jewel Staite, Canadian actress

#Jewel_Staite

Rafael A. Lecuona
Rafael A. Lecuona, Cuban-American gymnast and academic (d. 2014)

#Rafael_A._Lecuona

John Randolph of Roanoke
John Randolph of Roanoke, American planter and politician, 8th United States Ambassador to Russia (d. 1833)

#John_Randolph_of_Roanoke

Charlie Watts
Charlie Watts, English drummer, songwriter, and producer

#Charlie_Watts

Jabez Bowen
Jabez Bowen, American colonel and politician, 45th Deputy Governor of Rhode Island (d. 1815)

#Jabez_Bowen

Gata Kamsky
Gata Kamsky, Russian-American chess player

#Gata_Kamsky

Cornel West
Cornel West, American philosopher, author, and academic

#Cornel_West

Brooke White
Brooke White, American singer-songwriter and actress

#Brooke_White

Isaac van Ostade
(baptized) Isaac van Ostade, Dutch painter (d. 1649)

#Isaac_van_Ostade

Caroline Link
Caroline Link, German director and screenwriter

#Caroline_Link

Takijir? ?nishi
Takijir? ?nishi, Japanese admiral and pilot (d. 1945)

#Takijir?_?nishi

Russ Courtnall
Russ Courtnall, Canadian ice hockey player

#Russ_Courtnall

Alessandro Cagliostro
Alessandro Cagliostro, Italian occultist and explorer (d. 1795)

#Alessandro_Cagliostro

Edward Elgar
Edward Elgar, English composer and educator (d. 1934)

#Edward_Elgar

Ferdinand I of Naples
Ferdinand I of Naples (d. 1494)

#Ferdinand_I_of_Naples

Lilimar Hernandez
Lilimar Hernandez, Venezuelan actress

#Lilimar_Hernandez

Chiyonoyama Masanobu
Chiyonoyama Masanobu, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 41st Yokozuna (d. 1977)

#Chiyonoyama_Masanobu

Kate?ina Jacques
Kate?ina Jacques, Czech translator and politician

#Kate?ina_Jacques

David Wheaton
David Wheaton, American tennis player, radio host, and author

#David_Wheaton

Henry Hyde, 2nd Earl of Clarendon
Henry Hyde, 2nd Earl of Clarendon (d. 1709)

#Henry_Hyde,_2nd_Earl_of_Clarendon

Nikki Cox
Nikki Cox, American actress

#Nikki_Cox

Lloyd Shapley
Lloyd Shapley, American mathematician and economist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2016)

#Lloyd_Shapley

Matt Serra
Matt Serra, American mixed martial artist

#Matt_Serra

A.J. Styles
A.J. Styles, American wrestler

#A.J._Styles

Abu Sa'id Bahadur Khan
Abu Sa'id Bahadur Khan, ruler of Ilkhanate (d. 1335)

#Abu_Sa'id_Bahadur_Khan

Émile Munier
Émile Munier, French artist (d. 1895)

#Émile_Munier

Wayne Brady
Wayne Brady, American actor, comedian, game show host, and singer

#Wayne_Brady

András Szennay
András Szennay, Hungarian priest (d. 2012)

#András_Szennay

Heinz Sielmann
Heinz Sielmann, German photographer and director (d. 2006)

#Heinz_Sielmann

John Lehmann
John Lehmann, English poet and publisher (d. 1987)

#John_Lehmann

Jimmy Jones (singer)
Jimmy Jones, American singer-songwriter (d. 2012)

#Jimmy_Jones_(singer)

Erzsi Kovács
Erzsi Kovács, Hungarian singer (d. 2014)

#Erzsi_Kovács

Mike Ahern (Australian politician)
Mike Ahern, Australian politician, 32nd Premier of Queensland

#Mike_Ahern_(Australian_politician)

Gary Bettman
Gary Bettman, American commissioner of the National Hockey League

#Gary_Bettman

Candace Gingrich
Candace Gingrich, American activist

#Candace_Gingrich

Steve Waugh
Steve Waugh, Australian cricketer

#Steve_Waugh

Leela James
Leela James, American singer-songwriter

#Leela_James

Rutger von Ascheberg
Rutger von Ascheberg, Courland-born soldier in Swedish service (d. 1693)

#Rutger_von_Ascheberg

Tony Hadley
Tony Hadley, English singer-songwriter and actor

#Tony_Hadley

Marko Kristal
Marko Kristal, Estonian footballer and manager

#Marko_Kristal

Fabrizio Moretti
Fabrizio Moretti, Brazilian-American drummer

#Fabrizio_Moretti

Tomasz Wróblewski
Tomasz Wróblewski, Polish bass player and songwriter

#Tomasz_Wróblewski

Wentworth Miller
Wentworth Miller, American actor and screenwriter

#Wentworth_Miller

Thurman Arnold
Thurman Arnold, American lawyer and judge (d. 1969)

#Thurman_Arnold

Jerry Mathers
Jerry Mathers, American actor

#Jerry_Mathers

Concordia Selander
Concordia Selander, Swedish actress and manager (d. 1935)

#Concordia_Selander

Arnold Mühren
Arnold Mühren, Dutch footballer and manager

#Arnold_Mühren

Mike Grzesiek, Esports player and streamer
Darin Zanyar, Swedish singer-songwriter
Maryka Holtzhausen, South African netball player
Chin-hui Tsao, Taiwanese baseball player
Teet Allas, Estonian footballer
Martin ?ech, Czech ice hockey player (d. 2007)
Salvatore Scibona, American author
B Real, American rapper and actor
Kurt Abbott, American baseball player
Andy Cohen, American television host
Merril Bainbridge, Australian singer-songwriter
Remigija Nazarovien?, Lithuanian heptathlete and coach
Pedro Guerra, Spanish singer-songwriter
Anand Abhyankar, Indian actor (d. 2012)
Mark Plaatjes, South African-American runner and coach
Olga Bondarenko, Russian runner
Mark Lawrenson, English footballer and manager
Alexander Wylie, Lord Kinclaven, Scottish lawyer, judge, and educator
Mom?ilo Vukoti?, Serbian footballer and manager
Anne Phillips, English theorist and academic
Joanna Gleason, Canadian actress and singer
Peter Sutcliffe, UK serial killer
Robert Elliott, American actor (d. 2004)
Lou Nanne, Canadian-American ice hockey player and manager
John Schlee, American golfer (d. 2000)
Charles Miller, American musician (d. 1980)
George William Penrose, Lord Penrose, Scottish lawyer and judge
Kevin Brownlow, English historian and author
Deric Washburn, American screenwriter and playwright
Robert Paul, Canadian figure skater and choreographer
Rosalyn Higgins, English lawyer and judge
Carol Shields, American-Canadian novelist and short story writer (d. 2003)

#Carol_Shields

Johnny Carter, American singer (d. 2009)
Norton Juster, American architect, author, and academic
June Callwood, Canadian journalist, author, and activist (d. 2007)
Carmen Silvera, Canadian-English actress (d. 2002)
Sigmund Sternberg, Hungarian-English businessman and philanthropist (d. 2016)
Ernie Royal, American trumpet player (d. 1983)
Betty Freeman, American photographer and philanthropist (d. 2009)
Johnny Speight, English screenwriter and producer (d. 1998)
Tex Schramm, American businessman (d. 2003)
Kathryn Tucker Windham, American journalist and author (d. 2011)
Ruth Atkinson, Canadian-American illustrator (d. 1997)
Alexandru Nicolschi, Romanian spy (d. 1992)
Johnny Bulla, American golfer (d. 2003)
Elsie Tu, English-Hong Kong educator and politician (d. 2015)
Barbara Pym, English author (d. 1980)
Joe McCluskey, American runner (d. 2002)
Hector Dyer, American sprinter (d. 1990)
Dorothy West, American journalist and author (d. 1998)
Frank Runacres, English painter and educator (d. 1974)
Edwin Way Teale, American environmentalist and photographer (d. 1980)
Duchess Alexandra Petrovna of Oldenburg (d. 1900)