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Alexandre Giroux
Alexandre Giroux, Canadian ice hockey player

#Alexandre_Giroux

Jürgen Klopp
Jürgen Klopp, German footballer and manager

#Jürgen_Klopp

Armend Dallku
Armend Dallku, Albanian footballer

#Armend_Dallku

George Papandreou
George Papandreou, Greek sociologist and politician, 182nd Prime Minister of Greece

#George_Papandreou

Eddie Cibrian
Eddie Cibrian, American actor

#Eddie_Cibrian

Park Bo-gum
Park Bo-gum, South Korean actor

#Park_Bo-gum

Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait

#Sabah_Al-Ahmad_Al-Jaber_Al-Sabah

Raymond Lemieux
Raymond Lemieux, Canadian chemist and academic (d. 2002)

#Raymond_Lemieux

Laurie Metcalf
Laurie Metcalf, American actress

#Laurie_Metcalf

Valerie Mahaffey
Valerie Mahaffey, American actress

#Valerie_Mahaffey

Gnash (musician)
Gnash, American singer, songwriter, rapper, DJ and record producer

#Gnash_(musician)

Murray Leinster
Murray Leinster, American author and screenwriter (d. 1976)

#Murray_Leinster

Ariano Suassuna
Ariano Suassuna, Brazilian author and playwright (d. 2014)

#Ariano_Suassuna

Younus AlGohar
Younus AlGohar, Pakistani poet and academic, co-founded Messiah Foundation International

#Younus_AlGohar

Can Dündar
Can Dündar, Turkish journalist and author

#Can_Dündar

Lamont Dozier
Lamont Dozier, American songwriter and producer

#Lamont_Dozier

Euan Aitken
Euan Aitken, Australian rugby league player

#Euan_Aitken

Arthur Chichester, 1st Earl of Donegall
Arthur Chichester, 1st Earl of Donegall, Irish soldier and politician (d. 1675)

#Arthur_Chichester,_1st_Earl_of_Donegall

Alexander Friedmann
Alexander Friedmann, Russian physicist and mathematician (d. 1925)

#Alexander_Friedmann

Tommy Horton
Tommy Horton, English golfer (d. 2017)

#Tommy_Horton

José López Portillo
José López Portillo, Mexican lawyer and politician, 31st President of Mexico (d. 2004)

#José_López_Portillo

Archie Carr
Archie Carr, American ecologist and zoologist (d. 1987)

#Archie_Carr

Simon Williams (actor)
Simon Williams, English actor and playwright

#Simon_Williams_(actor)

Katharine Graham
Katharine Graham, American publisher (d. 2001)

#Katharine_Graham

Salawat Yulayev
Salawat Yulayev, Russian poet (d. 1800)

#Salawat_Yulayev

John Cheke
John Cheke, English academic and politician, English Secretary of State (d. 1557)

#John_Cheke

Vilmos Zsigmond
Vilmos Zsigmond, Hungarian-American cinematographer and producer (d. 2016)

#Vilmos_Zsigmond

Edward Davy
Edward Davy, English physician and chemist (d. 1885)

#Edward_Davy

Jerry Petrowski
Jerry Petrowski, American politician and farmer

#Jerry_Petrowski

Gino Vannelli
Gino Vannelli, Canadian singer-songwriter

#Gino_Vannelli

Arthur Arz von Straußenburg
Arthur Arz von Straußenburg, Austrian-Hungarian general (d. 1935)

#Arthur_Arz_von_Straußenburg

Jodi Rell
Jodi Rell, American politician, 87th Governor of Connecticut

#Jodi_Rell

John Astor, 3rd Baron Astor of Hever
John Astor, 3rd Baron Astor of Hever, English businessman and politician

#John_Astor,_3rd_Baron_Astor_of_Hever

Ian Buchanan
Ian Buchanan, Scottish-American actor

#Ian_Buchanan

Tom Harrell
Tom Harrell, American trumpet player and composer

#Tom_Harrell

Ralph Mann
Ralph Mann, American hurdler and author

#Ralph_Mann

Axel Oxenstierna
Axel Oxenstierna, Swedish politician, Lord High Chancellor of Sweden (d. 1654)

#Axel_Oxenstierna

Billy
Billy "Crash" Craddock, American singer-songwriter

#Billy_"Crash"_Craddock

The Sandman (wrestler)
The Sandman, American wrestler

#The_Sandman_(wrestler)

Mark Crossley
Mark Crossley, English-Welsh footballer and manager

#Mark_Crossley

Cushman Kellogg Davis
Cushman Kellogg Davis, American lieutenant and politician, 7th Governor of Minnesota (d. 1900)

#Cushman_Kellogg_Davis

John Linnell (painter)
John Linnell, English painter and engraver (d. 1882)

#John_Linnell_(painter)

Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha
Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Bulgarian politician, 48th Prime Minister of Bulgaria

#Simeon_Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

John Newman (singer)
John Newman, English musician, singer, songwriter and record producer

#John_Newman_(singer)

May Andersen
May Andersen, Danish model and actress

#May_Andersen

Torgny Lindgren
Torgny Lindgren, Swedish author and poet (d. 2017)

#Torgny_Lindgren

Tupac Shakur
Tupac Shakur, American rapper and producer (d. 1996)

#Tupac_Shakur

Joseph Schooling
Joseph Schooling, Singaporean swimmer

#Joseph_Schooling

Mumtaz Hamid Rao
Mumtaz Hamid Rao, Pakistani journalist (d. 2011)

#Mumtaz_Hamid_Rao

Juan Velasco Alvarado
Juan Velasco Alvarado, Peruvian general and politician, 1st President of Peru (d. 1977)

#Juan_Velasco_Alvarado

Rick Adelman
Rick Adelman, American basketball player and coach

#Rick_Adelman

Tom Malone (musician)
Tom Malone, American trombonist, composer, and producer

#Tom_Malone_(musician)

Alan Fairfax
Alan Fairfax, Australian cricketer (d. 1955)

#Alan_Fairfax

Ola Kvernberg
Ola Kvernberg, Norwegian violinist

#Ola_Kvernberg

Grete Faremo
Grete Faremo, Norwegian politician, Norwegian Minister of Defence

#Grete_Faremo

Eleanor Sokoloff
Eleanor Sokoloff, American pianist and teacher

#Eleanor_Sokoloff

Aurelio Lampredi
Aurelio Lampredi, Italian automobile and aircraft engine designer (d. 1989)

#Aurelio_Lampredi

Mark Ritts
Mark Ritts, American actor, puppeteer, and producer (d. 2009)

#Mark_Ritts

Mithun Chakraborty
Mithun Chakraborty, Indian actor and politician

#Mithun_Chakraborty

Danny Burstein
Danny Burstein, American actor and singer

#Danny_Burstein

Per Ciljan Skjelbred
Per Ciljan Skjelbred, Norwegian footballer

#Per_Ciljan_Skjelbred

John Cleveland
John Cleveland, English poet and educator (d. 1658)

#John_Cleveland

Richard Madaleno
Richard Madaleno, American politician

#Richard_Madaleno

Jim Dine
Jim Dine, American painter and illustrator

#Jim_Dine

Missy Peregrym
Missy Peregrym, Canadian model and actress

#Missy_Peregrym

Joey Yung
Joey Yung, Hong Kong singer

#Joey_Yung

Michael Richard Lynch
Michael Richard Lynch, Irish computer scientist and entrepreneur; co-founded HP Autonomy

#Michael_Richard_Lynch

Margus Metstak
Margus Metstak, Estonian basketball player and coach

#Margus_Metstak

Barbara McClintock
Barbara McClintock, American geneticist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1992)

#Barbara_McClintock

Old Tom Morris
Old Tom Morris, Scottish golfer and architect (d. 1908)

#Old_Tom_Morris

Diana DeGarmo
Diana DeGarmo, American singer-songwriter and actress

#Diana_DeGarmo

Francisco León de la Barra
Francisco León de la Barra, Mexican politician and diplomat, interim president, 1911 (d. 1939)

#Francisco_León_de_la_Barra

The Ultimate Warrior
The Ultimate Warrior, American wrestler (d. 2014)

#The_Ultimate_Warrior

Julius Plücker
Julius Plücker, German mathematician and physicist (d. 1868)

#Julius_Plücker

Jack Albertson
Jack Albertson, American actor (d. 1981)

#Jack_Albertson

Shami Chakrabarti
Shami Chakrabarti, English lawyer and academic

#Shami_Chakrabarti

M?ris ?aklais
M?ris ?aklais, Latvian poet, writer, and journalist (d. 2003)

#M?ris_?aklais

Fish Leong
Fish Leong, Malaysian singer

#Fish_Leong

Duncan Hames
Duncan Hames, English accountant and politician

#Duncan_Hames

Kiko Loureiro
Kiko Loureiro, Brazilian guitarist

#Kiko_Loureiro

Arnold Vosloo
Arnold Vosloo, South African-American actor

#Arnold_Vosloo

Ulrike Tauber
Ulrike Tauber, German swimmer

#Ulrike_Tauber

Otto Jahn
Otto Jahn, German archaeologist and philologist (d. 1869)

#Otto_Jahn

Arthur Meighen
Arthur Meighen, Canadian lawyer and politician, 9th Prime Minister of Canada (d. 1960)

#Arthur_Meighen

Vladimir Morozov (swimmer)
Vladimir Morozov, Russian swimmer

#Vladimir_Morozov_(swimmer)

Henri Richelet
Henri Richelet, French painter and etcher

#Henri_Richelet

Wesley Merritt
Wesley Merritt, American general and politician, Military Governor of the Philippines (d. 1910)

#Wesley_Merritt

Kerry Wood
Kerry Wood, American baseball player

#Kerry_Wood

Giacomo Agostini
Giacomo Agostini, Italian motorcycle racer and manager

#Giacomo_Agostini

Fernando Muslera
Fernando Muslera, Uruguayan footballer

#Fernando_Muslera

James Bertie, 1st Earl of Abingdon
James Bertie, 1st Earl of Abingdon, English nobleman (d. 1699)

#James_Bertie,_1st_Earl_of_Abingdon

Neil Goldschmidt
Neil Goldschmidt, American lawyer and politician, 33rd Governor of Oregon

#Neil_Goldschmidt

Craig Fitzgibbon
Craig Fitzgibbon, Australian rugby league player and coach

#Craig_Fitzgibbon

Karen Dunnell
Karen Dunnell, English statistician and academic

#Karen_Dunnell

Artemy Troitsky
Artemy Troitsky, Russian journalist and critic

#Artemy_Troitsky

Jean de Thévenot
Jean de Thévenot, French linguist and botanist (d. 1667)

#Jean_de_Thévenot

Jermaine Gresham
Jermaine Gresham, American football player

#Jermaine_Gresham

Iain Matthews
Iain Matthews, English singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Iain_Matthews

Christian Tshimanga Kabeya
Christian Tshimanga Kabeya, Belgian footballer

#Christian_Tshimanga_Kabeya

Derek Sanderson
Derek Sanderson, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster

#Derek_Sanderson

Darrell Griffith
Darrell Griffith, American basketball player

#Darrell_Griffith

Kevin Bieksa
Kevin Bieksa, Canadian ice hockey player

#Kevin_Bieksa

Faith Domergue
Faith Domergue, American actress (d. 1999)

#Faith_Domergue

Roberto Durán
Roberto Durán, Panamanian boxer

#Roberto_Durán

Irving Penn
Irving Penn, American photographer (d. 2009)

#Irving_Penn

Ian Mosley
Ian Mosley, English drummer

#Ian_Mosley

Phil Mickelson
Phil Mickelson, American golfer

#Phil_Mickelson

Efraín Ríos Montt
Efraín Ríos Montt, Guatemalan general and politician, 26th President of Guatemala (d. 2018)

#Efraín_Ríos_Montt

Jean d'Ormesson
Jean d'Ormesson, French journalist and author (d. 2017)

#Jean_d'Ormesson

Mohammad Mosaddegh
Mohammad Mosaddegh, Iranian educator and politician, 60th Prime Minister of Iran (d. 1967)

#Mohammad_Mosaddegh

Frederic Archer
Frederic Archer, English organist, composer, and conductor (d. 1901)

#Frederic_Archer

Rick Nash
Rick Nash, Canadian ice hockey player

#Rick_Nash

Akira Ioane
Akira Ioane, New Zealand rugby Union player

#Akira_Ioane

Adam Smith
Adam Smith, Scottish philosopher and economist (d. 1790)

#Adam_Smith

Benjamin Becker
Benjamin Becker, German tennis player

#Benjamin_Becker

Daniel Brühl
Daniel Brühl, Spanish-German actor

#Daniel_Brühl

Joseph Solomon Delmedigo
Joseph Solomon Delmedigo, Greek-Italian physician, mathematician, and theorist (d. 1655)

#Joseph_Solomon_Delmedigo

Joyce Carol Oates
Joyce Carol Oates, American novelist, short story writer, critic, and poet

#Joyce_Carol_Oates

Dainius Zubrus
Dainius Zubrus, Lithuanian ice hockey player

#Dainius_Zubrus

Ron LeFlore
Ron LeFlore, American baseball player and manager

#Ron_LeFlore

Germanos Karavangelis
Germanos Karavangelis, Greek-Austrian metropolitan (d. 1935)

#Germanos_Karavangelis

Clifton Collins Jr.
Clifton Collins Jr., American actor

#Clifton_Collins_Jr.

Stan Laurel
Stan Laurel, English actor and comedian (d. 1965)

#Stan_Laurel

Enoch Powell
Enoch Powell, English soldier and politician, Secretary of State for Health (d. 1998)

#Enoch_Powell

Neil MacGregor
Neil MacGregor, Scottish historian and curator

#Neil_MacGregor

Matt Moylan
Matt Moylan, Australian rugby league player

#Matt_Moylan

Urby Emanuelson
Urby Emanuelson, Dutch footballer

#Urby_Emanuelson

Jan Železný
Jan Železný, Czech javelin thrower and coach

#Jan_Železný

Martin Stranzl
Martin Stranzl, Austrian footballer

#Martin_Stranzl

Joe McElderry
Joe McElderry, English singer-songwriter

#Joe_McElderry

Erich Segal
Erich Segal, American author and screenwriter (d. 2010)

#Erich_Segal

Anthony Carter
Anthony Carter, American basketball player and coach

#Anthony_Carter

Geronimo
Geronimo, American tribal leader (d. 1909)

#Geronimo

Tom Graveney
Tom Graveney, English cricketer and sportscaster (d. 2015)

#Tom_Graveney

Ernst Laas
Ernst Laas, German philosopher and academic (d. 1885)

#Ernst_Laas

Cobi Jones
Cobi Jones, American soccer player and manager

#Cobi_Jones

Eddie Levert
Eddie Levert, American R&B/soul singer-songwriter, musician, and actor

#Eddie_Levert

Wally Joyner
Wally Joyner, American baseball player and coach

#Wally_Joyner

Steven Whittaker
Steven Whittaker, Scottish footballer

#Steven_Whittaker

Aleksandr Aksyonov, Russian footballer
Rezar, Albanian professional wrestler
Grete-Lilijane Küppas, Estonian footballer
Keshia Chante, Canadian singer
Rodrigo Defendi, Brazilian footballer
Dan Ryckert, American writer and entertainer
Miguel Villalta, Peruvian footballer
Henry Perenara, New Zealand rugby league player and referee
Phil Christophers, German-English rugby player
Brandon Armstrong, American basketball player
Glenicia James, Saint Lucian cricketer
Adam Schmitt, American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer
Charalambos Andreou, Cypriot footballer
Phil Vischer, American voice actor, director, producer, and screenwriter, co-created VeggieTales
Olivier Roumat, French rugby player
Mark Occhilupo, Australian surfer
Anthony Wong, Hong Kong singer
Steve Larmer, Canadian ice hockey player
Robbie Kerr, Australian cricketer
Peter Sterling, Australian rugby league player and sportscaster
Warren Rodwell, Australian soldier, educator and musician
Leeona Dorrian, Lady Dorrian, Scottish lawyer and judge
Garry Roberts, Irish guitarist
Matthew Saad Muhammad, American boxer and trainer (d. 2014)
Charlie Dominici, American singer and guitarist
Michel Clair, Canadian lawyer and politician
Paulo Cézar Caju, Brazilian footballer
Tom Wyner, English-American voice actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
Al Cowlings, American ex-NFL player and close friend of O.J. Simpson and Nicole Brown Simpson
Buddy Roberts, American wrestler (d. 2012)
Lucienne Robillard, Canadian social worker and politician, 59th Secretary of State for Canada
Claire Alexander, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
Rosalind Baker, Australian author
Thomas Boyd-Carpenter, English general
Roger Neilson, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 2003)
Eileen Atkins, English actress and screenwriter
Herbert Lichtenfeld, German author and screenwriter (d. 2001)
Otto Muehl, Austrian-Portuguese painter and director (d. 2013)
Ron Flockhart, Scottish race car driver (d. 1962)
Ilmar Kullam, Estonian basketball player and coach (d. 2011)
Isabelle Holland, Swiss-American author (d. 2002)
Phaedon Gizikis, Greek general and politician, President of Greece (d. 1999)
Marga Faulstich, German glass chemist (d. 1998)
John Tukey, American mathematician and academic (d. 2000)
Albert Chartier, Canadian illustrator (d. 2004)
George Gaylord Simpson, American paleontologist and author (d. 1984)
Helen Traubel, American operatic soprano (d. 1972)
Georg Wittig, German chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1987)
Peter Stoner, American mathematician and astronomer (d. 1980)
Erich Jacoby, Estonian-Polish architect (d. 1941)
Otto Eisenschiml, Austrian-American chemist and author (d. 1963)
Gustaf V of Sweden (d. 1950)
Max Delbrück, German chemist and academic (d. 1919)
Ernst Otto Schlick, German engineer and author (d. 1913)
Constantin von Ettingshausen, Austrian geologist and botanist (d. 1897)
Athanase Josué Coquerel, Dutch-French preacher and theologian (d. 1875)
Mary Katherine Goddard, American publisher (d. 1816)
Meshech Weare, American farmer, lawyer, and politician, 1st Governor of New Hampshire (d. 1786)
Henrietta Anne Stuart, Princess of Scotland, England and Ireland (d. 1670)
Samuel Chappuzeau, French scholar (d. 1701)
Joanna of Aragon, Queen of Naples (d. 1517)
Isabella de Coucy, English daughter of Edward III of England (d. 1382)
Emperor Konoe of Japan (d. 1155)