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Stanley Jackson
Stanley Jackson, English cricketer and politician (d. 1947)

#Stanley_Jackson

Dave Molyneux
Dave Molyneux, Manx motorcycle racer

#Dave_Molyneux

Andrew Caddick
Andrew Caddick, New Zealand-English cricketer

#Andrew_Caddick

Anne de Xainctonge
Anne de Xainctonge, French saint, founded the Society of the Sisters of Saint Ursula of the Blessed Virgin (d. 1621)

#Anne_de_Xainctonge

Peni Terepo
Peni Terepo, New Zealand rugby league player

#Peni_Terepo

Daniel Bradshaw
Daniel Bradshaw, Australian footballer

#Daniel_Bradshaw

Olav Duun
Olav Duun, Norwegian author and educator (d. 1939)

#Olav_Duun

Samuel Cunard
Samuel Cunard, Canadian businessman, founded the Cunard Line (d. 1865)

#Samuel_Cunard

Alexander Berkman
Alexander Berkman, Lithuanian-American activist and author (d. 1936)

#Alexander_Berkman

Carlo Innocenzo Frugoni
Carlo Innocenzo Frugoni, Italian poet and academic (d. 1768)

#Carlo_Innocenzo_Frugoni

Álvaro Bautista
Álvaro Bautista, Spanish motorcycle racer

#Álvaro_Bautista

Jobyna Ralston
Jobyna Ralston, American actress (d. 1967)

#Jobyna_Ralston

Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul
Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul, German educator and politician

#Heidemarie_Wieczorek-Zeul

Marlo Thomas
Marlo Thomas, American actress, producer, and activist

#Marlo_Thomas

Norm Smith
Norm Smith, Australian footballer and coach (d. 1973)

#Norm_Smith

Stromile Swift
Stromile Swift, American basketball player

#Stromile_Swift

Joseph Plumb Martin
Joseph Plumb Martin, American sergeant (d. 1850)

#Joseph_Plumb_Martin

Len Väljas
Len Väljas, Canadian skier

#Len_Väljas

Eleanor Powell
Eleanor Powell, American actress and dancer (d. 1982)

#Eleanor_Powell

Harold Ramis
Harold Ramis, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2014)

#Harold_Ramis

Lewis H. Morgan
Lewis H. Morgan, American lawyer, anthropologist, and theorist (d. 1881)

#Lewis_H._Morgan

Hussein Kamel of Egypt
Hussein Kamel of Egypt (d. 1917)

#Hussein_Kamel_of_Egypt

Brian McNamara
Brian McNamara, American actor, director, and producer

#Brian_McNamara

Ken Griffey Jr.
Ken Griffey Jr., American baseball player and actor

#Ken_Griffey_Jr.

Freddy Beras-Goico
Freddy Beras-Goico, Dominican comedian and television host (d. 2010)

#Freddy_Beras-Goico

Natalia Makarova
Natalia Makarova, Russian ballerina, choreographer, and actress

#Natalia_Makarova

Hetty Green
Hetty Green, American businesswoman and financier (d. 1916)

#Hetty_Green

Alan Smith (footballer, born 1962)
Alan Smith, English football player

#Alan_Smith_(footballer,_born_1962)

Joe Darling
Joe Darling, Australian cricketer and politician (d. 1946)

#Joe_Darling

Mervyn Davies, Baron Davies of Abersoch
Mervyn Davies, Baron Davies of Abersoch, Welsh banker and politician

#Mervyn_Davies,_Baron_Davies_of_Abersoch

Voltaire
Voltaire, French historian, playwright, and philosopher (d. 1778)

#Voltaire

Leo Politi
Leo Politi, Italian-American author and illustrator (d. 1996)

#Leo_Politi

Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones, American actress

#Cherry_Jones

Ben Bishop
Ben Bishop, American ice hockey player

#Ben_Bishop

Lucía Jiménez
Lucía Jiménez, Spanish actress and singer

#Lucía_Jiménez

Gustav Radbruch
Gustav Radbruch, German lawyer and politician, German Minister of Justice (d. 1949)

#Gustav_Radbruch

Jesús Navas
Jesús Navas, Spanish footballer

#Jesús_Navas

Hank Blalock
Hank Blalock, American baseball player

#Hank_Blalock

Justin Tucker
Justin Tucker, American football player

#Justin_Tucker

Mollie Steimer
Mollie Steimer, Russian-American activist (d. 1980)

#Mollie_Steimer

Jamie Langley
Jamie Langley, English rugby player

#Jamie_Langley

Joseph Campanella
Joseph Campanella, American actor (d. 2018)

#Joseph_Campanella

Ralph Meeker
Ralph Meeker, American actor (d. 1988)

#Ralph_Meeker

Phil Bredesen
Phil Bredesen, American businessman and politician, 48th Governor of Tennessee

#Phil_Bredesen

Justin Langer
Justin Langer, Australian cricketer and coach

#Justin_Langer

William Wakefield Baum
William Wakefield Baum, American cardinal (d. 2015)

#William_Wakefield_Baum

Friedrich Wilhelm Marpurg
Friedrich Wilhelm Marpurg, German composer, critic, and theorist (d. 1795)

#Friedrich_Wilhelm_Marpurg

Antonio Tarver
Antonio Tarver, American boxer, sportscaster, and actor

#Antonio_Tarver

Michael Strahan
Michael Strahan, American football player, actor, and talk show host

#Michael_Strahan

Björk
Björk, Icelandic singer-songwriter

#Björk

Catharina Questiers
Catharina Questiers, Dutch poet (d. 1669)

#Catharina_Questiers

Goldie Hawn
Goldie Hawn, American actress, singer, and producer

#Goldie_Hawn

Georgia Frontiere
Georgia Frontiere, American businesswoman (d. 2008)

#Georgia_Frontiere

Zeng Guofan
Zeng Guofan, Chinese general and politician, Viceroy of Liangjiang (d. 1872)

#Zeng_Guofan

Lorna Luft
Lorna Luft, American actress and singer

#Lorna_Luft

Eesha Karavade
Eesha Karavade, Indian chess player

#Eesha_Karavade

Cedric Maxwell
Cedric Maxwell, American basketball player, coach, and sportscaster

#Cedric_Maxwell

Laurence Luckinbill
Laurence Luckinbill, American actor, director, and playwright

#Laurence_Luckinbill

Gary Pihl
Gary Pihl, American guitarist Boston

#Gary_Pihl

Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen
Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen, Danish composer (d. 2016)

#Pelle_Gudmundsen-Holmgreen

Isaac Bashevis Singer
Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish-American novelist and short story writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1991)

#Isaac_Bashevis_Singer

Livingston Taylor
Livingston Taylor, American singer-songwriter and musician

#Livingston_Taylor

Nicollette Sheridan
Nicollette Sheridan, English actress

#Nicollette_Sheridan

R. Budd Dwyer
R. Budd Dwyer, American educator and politician, 30th Treasurer of Pennsylvania (d. 1987)

#R._Budd_Dwyer

Michel Suleiman
Michel Suleiman, Lebanese general and politician, 16th President of Lebanon

#Michel_Suleiman

David Porter (musician)
David Porter, American songwriter, musician, and producer

#David_Porter_(musician)

Brian Ritchie
Brian Ritchie, American bass player and songwriter

#Brian_Ritchie

Peter Koppes
Peter Koppes, Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Peter_Koppes

Conor Maynard
Conor Maynard, English singer-songwriter

#Conor_Maynard

Richard Marcinko
Richard Marcinko, American commander and author

#Richard_Marcinko

Jonny Magallón
Jonny Magallón, Mexican footballer

#Jonny_Magallón

Lonnie Jordan
Lonnie Jordan, American singer-songwriter War (U.S. band)

#Lonnie_Jordan

Alex Tanguay
Alex Tanguay, Canadian ice hockey player

#Alex_Tanguay

Alphonse Mouzon
Alphonse Mouzon, American jazz drummer (d. 2016)

#Alphonse_Mouzon

Henri Laborit
Henri Laborit, French physician and philosopher (d. 1995)

#Henri_Laborit

Charles Dunstone
Charles Dunstone, English businessman, co-founded Carphone Warehouse

#Charles_Dunstone

Stanley Kalms, Baron Kalms
Stanley Kalms, Baron Kalms, English businessman

#Stanley_Kalms,_Baron_Kalms

Michael Wilson (Australian footballer)
Michael Wilson, Australian footballer

#Michael_Wilson_(Australian_footballer)

Earl Monroe
Earl Monroe, American basketball player and sportscaster

#Earl_Monroe

Marjan Rožanc
Marjan Rožanc, Slovenian journalist, author, and playwright (d. 1990)

#Marjan_Rožanc

Stan Musial
Stan Musial, American baseball player and manager (d. 2013)

#Stan_Musial

Pope Benedict XV
Pope Benedict XV (d. 1922)

#Pope_Benedict_XV

Konishiki Yasokichi I
Konishiki Yasokichi I, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 17th Yokozuna (d. 1914)

#Konishiki_Yasokichi_I

Carly Rae Jepsen
Carly Rae Jepsen, Canadian singer-songwriter and actress

#Carly_Rae_Jepsen

Josiah Bartlett
Josiah Bartlett, American physician and politician, 6th Governor of New Hampshire (d. 1795)

#Josiah_Bartlett

Colleen Ballinger
Colleen Ballinger, American comedian, actress, and singer

#Colleen_Ballinger

Janne Kristiansen
Janne Kristiansen, Norwegian lawyer and jurist

#Janne_Kristiansen

Jacques Laffite
Jacques Laffite, French race car driver and sportscaster

#Jacques_Laffite

Leonardo González
Leonardo González, Costa Rican footballer

#Leonardo_González

Francisco Tárrega
Francisco Tárrega, Spanish guitarist and composer (d. 1909)

#Francisco_Tárrega

Harekrushna Mahatab
Harekrushna Mahatab, Indian journalist and politician, 1st Chief Minister of Odisha (d. 1987)

#Harekrushna_Mahatab

Lewis Dunk
Lewis Dunk, English footballer

#Lewis_Dunk

Dick Durbin
Dick Durbin, American lawyer and politician

#Dick_Durbin

Désiré-Joseph Mercier
Désiré-Joseph Mercier, Belgian cardinal and theologian (d. 1926)

#Désiré-Joseph_Mercier

Laurier LaPierre
Laurier LaPierre, Canadian historian, journalist, and politician (d. 2012)

#Laurier_LaPierre

Cecil M. Harden
Cecil M. Harden, American politician (d. 1984)

#Cecil_M._Harden

Jean Shepard
Jean Shepard, American country music singer-songwriter (d. 2016)

#Jean_Shepard

Coleman Hawkins
Coleman Hawkins, American saxophonist and clarinet player (d. 1969)

#Coleman_Hawkins

Dárvin Chávez
Dárvin Chávez, Mexican footballer

#Dárvin_Chávez

Daniel Whiston
Daniel Whiston, English figure skater

#Daniel_Whiston

Saúl Ñíguez
Saúl Ñíguez, Spanish footballer

#Saúl_Ñíguez

Gunnar Kangro
Gunnar Kangro, Estonian mathematician, author, and academic (d. 1975)

#Gunnar_Kangro

Foster Hewitt
Foster Hewitt, Canadian sportscaster (d. 1985)

#Foster_Hewitt

Ken Block
Ken Block, American race car driver

#Ken_Block

Harold Nicolson
Harold Nicolson, English author and politician (d. 1968)

#Harold_Nicolson

Evgeny Bareev
Evgeny Bareev, Russian chess player and coach

#Evgeny_Bareev

Almaz Ayana
Almaz Ayana, Ethiopian sprinter

#Almaz_Ayana

Mikhail Suslov
Mikhail Suslov, Russian soldier, economist, and politician (d. 1982)

#Mikhail_Suslov

Will Buckley (footballer)
Will Buckley, English footballer

#Will_Buckley_(footballer)

Shane Douglas
Shane Douglas, American wrestler and manager

#Shane_Douglas

William Beaumont
William Beaumont, American surgeon, "Father of Gastric Physiology" (d. 1853)

#William_Beaumont

Rich Johnston
Rich Johnston, English author and critic

#Rich_Johnston

Alec Brownstein
Alec Brownstein, American author and director

#Alec_Brownstein

Alex James (musician)
Alex James, English singer-songwriter, bass player

#Alex_James_(musician)

Kristof Goddaert
Kristof Goddaert, Belgian cyclist (d. 2014)

#Kristof_Goddaert

Troy Aikman
Troy Aikman, American football player and sportscaster

#Troy_Aikman

Juliet Mills
Juliet Mills, English-American actress

#Juliet_Mills

Georgie Twigg
Georgie Twigg, English field hockey player

#Georgie_Twigg

Dr. John
Dr. John, American singer-songwriter and pianist

#Dr._John

Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Sigfrid Karg-Elert, German composer and educator (d. 1933)

#Sigfrid_Karg-Elert

Sigbjørn Obstfelder
Sigbjørn Obstfelder, Norwegian poet and author (d. 1900)

#Sigbjørn_Obstfelder

Amanda Lepore
Amanda Lepore, American model and singer

#Amanda_Lepore

Fabian Delph
Fabian Delph, English footballer

#Fabian_Delph

Henry Hartsfield
Henry Hartsfield, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut (d. 2014)

#Henry_Hartsfield

Friedrich Schleiermacher
Friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologian, philosopher, and scholar (d. 1834)

#Friedrich_Schleiermacher

Vincenzo Iaquinta
Vincenzo Iaquinta, Italian footballer

#Vincenzo_Iaquinta

Victoria, Princess Royal
Victoria, Princess Royal of England (d. 1901)

#Victoria,_Princess_Royal

Tina Brown
Tina Brown, English-American journalist and author

#Tina_Brown

Jena Malone
Jena Malone, American actress and singer

#Jena_Malone

John Bale
John Bale, English bishop and historian (d. 1563)

#John_Bale

Steven Curtis Chapman
Steven Curtis Chapman, American Christian music singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, actor, author, and social activist

#Steven_Curtis_Chapman

Michael Batiste
Michael Batiste, American former professional basketball player

#Michael_Batiste

Dani King, English cyclist
Preston Zimmerman, American soccer player
Stefan Glarner, Swiss footballer
Nicola Silvestri, Italian footballer
Georgios Kalogiannidis, Greek archer
Ioana Ciolacu, Romanian fashion designer
Ain?rs Kovals, Latvian javelin thrower
Wesley Britt, American football player
Jonas Jennings, American football player
Yolande James, Canadian lawyer and politician
Martin Meichelbeck, German footballer
Saleem Elahi, Pakistani cricketer
Mihaela Botezan, Romanian long-distance runner
Darrell Cavens, Canadian co-founder and former CEO of e-commerce company Zulily
Rain Phoenix, American actress and singer
Karen Davila, Filipino journalist
Toshihiko Koga, Japanese martial artist
Tripp Cromer, American baseball player
Thanasis Kolitsidakis, Greek footballer
Reggie Lewis, American basketball player (d. 1993)
Stefan Sonnenfeld, American businessman, co-founded Company 3
Olden Polynice, Haitian-American basketball player and coach
Liza Tarbuck, English actress, television & radio presenter
João Domingos Pinto, Portuguese footballer and manager
Mark Bailey, English rugby player, author, and educator
Sergei Ratnikov, Estonian footballer and manager
Glenn Ridge, Australian radio and television host and producer
Fiona Pitt-Kethley, English journalist, author, and poet
Hisham Barakat, Egyptian lawyer and judge (d. 2015)
George Zimmer, American businessman, founded Men's Wearhouse
Ingrid Pitt, Polish-English actress (d. 2010)
Victor Chang, Chinese-Australian surgeon (d. 1991)
Peter Philpott, Australian cricketer
Etta Zuber Falconer, American educator and mathematician (d. 2002)
Beryl Bainbridge, English author and screenwriter (d. 2010)
Malcolm Williamson, Australian pianist and composer (d. 2003)
Revaz Dogonadze, Georgian chemist and physicist (d. 1985)
Lewis Binford, American archaeologist and academic (d. 2011)
Marilyn French, American author and academic (d. 2009)
Veljko Kadijevi?, Croatian general and politician, 5th Federal Secretary of People's Defence (d. 2014)
Christopher Tolkien, English author and academic
Milka Planinc, Yugoslav politician, 28th Prime Minister of Yugoslavia (d. 2010)
Abe Lemons, American basketball player and coach (d. 2002)
Donald Sheldon, American pilot (d. 1975)
Paul Bogart, American director and producer (d. 2012)
Sid Luckman, American football player and soldier (d. 1998)
Nusret Fi?ek, Turkish physician and politician, Turkish Minister of Health (d. 1990)
Roy Boulting, English director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2001)
John Boulting, English director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1985)
Elizabeth George Speare, American author and educator (d. 1994)
Buck Ram, American songwriter and music producer (d. 1991)
Georgina Battiscombe, British biographer (d. 2006)
René Magritte, Belgian painter (d. 1967)
Ludwik Gorzkowski, Polish politician, physicist and revolutionary activist (d. 1857)