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Kirby Grant
Kirby Grant, American actor (d. 1985)

#Kirby_Grant

Ron Dellums
Ron Dellums, American soldier and politician, 48th Mayor of Oakland (d. 2018)

#Ron_Dellums

Katherine Heigl
Katherine Heigl, American actress and producer

#Katherine_Heigl

Dwight Schultz
Dwight Schultz, American actor

#Dwight_Schultz

Emir Kusturica
Emir Kusturica, Serbian actor, director, and screenwriter

#Emir_Kusturica

Marek Lemsalu
Marek Lemsalu, Estonian footballer

#Marek_Lemsalu

Nabil Bentaleb
Nabil Bentaleb, Algerian footballer

#Nabil_Bentaleb

Norbert Haug
Norbert Haug, German journalist and businessman

#Norbert_Haug

Ruxandra Dragomir
Ruxandra Dragomir, Romanian tennis player

#Ruxandra_Dragomir

Lynn Chadwick
Lynn Chadwick, English sculptor (d. 2003)

#Lynn_Chadwick

Lee Michaels
Lee Michaels, American singer-songwriter and musician

#Lee_Michaels

Bob Burns (drummer)
Bob Burns, American drummer and songwriter (d. 2015)

#Bob_Burns_(drummer)

Machel Montano
Machel Montano, Trinidadian singer-songwriter and producer

#Machel_Montano

Sarah Hyland
Sarah Hyland, American actress

#Sarah_Hyland

Xavier Hommaire de Hell
Xavier Hommaire de Hell, French geographer and engineer (d. 1848)

#Xavier_Hommaire_de_Hell

Robin Williamson
Robin Williamson, Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Robin_Williamson

Bernard Delfgaauw
Bernard Delfgaauw, Dutch philosopher and academic (d. 1993)

#Bernard_Delfgaauw

Shirley Henderson
Shirley Henderson, Scottish actress

#Shirley_Henderson

Denise Crosby
Denise Crosby, American actress and producer

#Denise_Crosby

Simon van der Meer
Simon van der Meer, Dutch-Swiss physicist and engineer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2011)

#Simon_van_der_Meer

Óscar Carmona
Óscar Carmona, Portuguese field marshal and politician, 11th President of Portugal (d. 1951)

#Óscar_Carmona

Claudio Naranjo
Claudio Naranjo, Chilean psychiatrist

#Claudio_Naranjo

Pietro Torrigiano
Pietro Torrigiano, Italian sculptor (d. 1528)

#Pietro_Torrigiano

Geraldine Fitzgerald
Geraldine Fitzgerald, Irish-American actress (d. 2005)

#Geraldine_Fitzgerald

Donald
Donald "Duck" Dunn, American bass player, songwriter, and producer (d. 2012)

#Donald_"Duck"_Dunn

Alben W. Barkley
Alben W. Barkley, American lawyer and politician, 35th Vice President of the United States (d. 1956)

#Alben_W._Barkley

Joseba Llorente
Joseba Llorente, Spanish footballer

#Joseba_Llorente

Julius Martov
Julius Martov, Russian politician (d. 1923)

#Julius_Martov

Edgar Meyer
Edgar Meyer, American bassist and composer

#Edgar_Meyer

Ryan Fitzpatrick
Ryan Fitzpatrick, American football player

#Ryan_Fitzpatrick

Garret Dillahunt
Garret Dillahunt, American actor

#Garret_Dillahunt

John Lindsay
John Lindsay, American lawyer and politician, 103rd Mayor of New York City (d. 2000)

#John_Lindsay

Garson Kanin
Garson Kanin, American director and screenwriter (d. 1999)

#Garson_Kanin

William Webb Ellis
William Webb Ellis, English priest, created Rugby football (d. 1872)

#William_Webb_Ellis

Edward Stourton (journalist)
Edward Stourton, English journalist and author

#Edward_Stourton_(journalist)

Roy Aitken
Roy Aitken, Scottish footballer and manager

#Roy_Aitken

Rudy Tomjanovich
Rudy Tomjanovich, American basketball player and coach

#Rudy_Tomjanovich

Tommy Allsup
Tommy Allsup, American guitarist (d. 2017)

#Tommy_Allsup

Julia Alexandratou
Julia Alexandratou, Greek model, actress, and singer

#Julia_Alexandratou

Dave Bing
Dave Bing, American basketball player and politician, 70th Mayor of Detroit

#Dave_Bing

Theodor Altermann
Theodor Altermann, Estonian actor, director, and producer (d. 1915)

#Theodor_Altermann

Julieta Venegas
Julieta Venegas, American-Mexican singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer

#Julieta_Venegas

Forrest J Ackerman
Forrest J Ackerman, American soldier and author (d. 2008)

#Forrest_J_Ackerman

Steve Yeager
Steve Yeager, American baseball player and coach

#Steve_Yeager

Gwilym Lee
Gwilym Lee, Welsh actor

#Gwilym_Lee

John Kovalic
John Kovalic, English author and illustrator

#John_Kovalic

Lena Adelsohn Liljeroth
Lena Adelsohn Liljeroth, Swedish politician, Swedish Minister for Culture

#Lena_Adelsohn_Liljeroth

Étienne Baluze
Étienne Baluze, French scholar and academic (d. 1718)

#Étienne_Baluze

Ewen Cameron, Baron Cameron of Dillington
Ewen Cameron, Baron Cameron of Dillington, English politician

#Ewen_Cameron,_Baron_Cameron_of_Dillington

Walter Burley Griffin
Walter Burley Griffin, American architect and urban planner, designed Canberra (d. 1937)

#Walter_Burley_Griffin

Baruch Spinoza
Baruch Spinoza, Dutch philosopher and scholar (d. 1677)

#Baruch_Spinoza

Kevin Skinner (rugby union)
Kevin Skinner, New Zealand rugby player (d. 2014)

#Kevin_Skinner_(rugby_union)

Dan Glickman
Dan Glickman, American businessman and politician, 26th United States Secretary of Agriculture

#Dan_Glickman

Tom Odell
Tom Odell, English singer-songwriter

#Tom_Odell

Maria Luisa of Spain
Maria Luisa of Spain (d. 1792)

#Maria_Luisa_of_Spain

Dean Ashton
Dean Ashton, English footballer

#Dean_Ashton

Brad Sherwood
Brad Sherwood, American actor and game show host

#Brad_Sherwood

Erich von Manstein
Erich von Manstein, German field marshal (d. 1973)

#Erich_von_Manstein

Jim Sheridan (politician)
Jim Sheridan, Scottish politician

#Jim_Sheridan_(politician)

Pedro León
Pedro León, Spanish footballer

#Pedro_León

Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa
Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Bahraini politician, Prime Minister of Bahrain

#Khalifa_bin_Salman_Al_Khalifa

Herbert Roper Barrett
Herbert Roper Barrett, English tennis player (d. 1943)

#Herbert_Roper_Barrett

Nick Knight (photographer)
Nick Knight, British photographer

#Nick_Knight_(photographer)

Yitzhak Ben-Zvi
Yitzhak Ben-Zvi, Ukrainian-Israeli historian and politician, 2nd President of Israel (d. 1963)

#Yitzhak_Ben-Zvi

Cal Eldred
Cal Eldred, American baseball player and sportscaster

#Cal_Eldred

Vasil Gendov
Vasil Gendov, Bulgarian actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 1970)

#Vasil_Gendov

Mimis Androulakis
Mimis Androulakis, Greek author and politician

#Mimis_Androulakis

Arundhati Roy
Arundhati Roy, Indian writer and activist, recipient of Booker Prize

#Arundhati_Roy

Oscar Robertson
Oscar Robertson, American basketball player and sportscaster

#Oscar_Robertson

Pete Best
Pete Best, Indian-English drummer and songwriter

#Pete_Best

Ulrich Ochsenbein
Ulrich Ochsenbein, Swiss lawyer and politician, President of the Swiss National Council (d. 1890)

#Ulrich_Ochsenbein

Thomas Dick (scientist)
Thomas Dick, Scottish minister, author, and educator (d. 1857)

#Thomas_Dick_(scientist)

Tony Clarkin
Tony Clarkin, English guitarist and songwriter

#Tony_Clarkin

Dorothy Shepherd-Barron
Dorothy Shepherd-Barron, English tennis player (d. 1953)

#Dorothy_Shepherd-Barron

Zachary Taylor
Zachary Taylor, American general and politician, 12th President of the United States (d. 1850)

#Zachary_Taylor

Frances Hodgson Burnett
Frances Hodgson Burnett, English-American novelist and playwright (d. 1924)

#Frances_Hodgson_Burnett

Ioannis Topalidis
Ioannis Topalidis, Greek footballer and manager

#Ioannis_Topalidis

Sally Davies (doctor)
Sally Davies, English hematologist and academic

#Sally_Davies_(doctor)

Fredrick Willius
Fredrick Willius, American cardiologist and author (d. 1972)

#Fredrick_Willius

Clem Burke
Clem Burke, American drummer

#Clem_Burke

Raoul Paoli
Raoul Paoli, French boxer and rower (d. 1960)

#Raoul_Paoli

Herbert Sutcliffe
Herbert Sutcliffe, English cricketer and businessman (d. 1978)

#Herbert_Sutcliffe

Marlin Fitzwater
Marlin Fitzwater, American soldier and journalist, 17th White House Press Secretary

#Marlin_Fitzwater

Billy Connolly
Billy Connolly, Scottish comedian and actor

#Billy_Connolly

Carlos Carnero
Carlos Carnero, Spanish lawyer and politician

#Carlos_Carnero

Maria Höfl-Riesch
Maria Höfl-Riesch, German skier

#Maria_Höfl-Riesch

Colin Hanks
Colin Hanks, American actor

#Colin_Hanks

David Adeang
David Adeang, Nauruan lawyer and politician

#David_Adeang

Junípero Serra
Junípero Serra, Spanish priest and missionary (d. 1784)

#Junípero_Serra

Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara
Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian police officer (d. 1941)

#Kavasji_Jamshedji_Petigara

Laurence Sterne
Laurence Sterne, Irish novelist and clergyman (d. 1768)

#Laurence_Sterne

Beth Phoenix
Beth Phoenix, American wrestler

#Beth_Phoenix

Ted Bundy
Ted Bundy, American serial killer (d. 1989)

#Ted_Bundy

Maria Amalia of Saxony
Maria Amalia of Saxony (d. 1760)

#Maria_Amalia_of_Saxony

Charles William Miller
Charles William Miller, Brazilian footballer and referee (d. 1953)

#Charles_William_Miller

Andrew Stunell
Andrew Stunell, English minister and politician

#Andrew_Stunell

Libertad Lamarque
Libertad Lamarque, Argentinian actress and singer (d. 2000)

#Libertad_Lamarque

Spider Robinson
Spider Robinson, American-Canadian author and critic

#Spider_Robinson

Stephen Merchant
Stephen Merchant, English actor, director, producer, and screenwriter

#Stephen_Merchant

Margaret Curran
Margaret Curran, Scottish academic and politician

#Margaret_Curran

Howard Duff
Howard Duff, American actor, director, and producer (d. 1990)

#Howard_Duff

Tar? Yamamoto
Tar? Yamamoto, Japanese actor and politician

#Tar?_Yamamoto

John Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire
John Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, English nobleman (d. 1473)

#John_Stafford,_1st_Earl_of_Wiltshire

Christian Wirth
Christian Wirth, German SS officer (d. 1944)

#Christian_Wirth

Charles, Duke of Orléans
Charles, Duke of Orléans (d. 1465)

#Charles,_Duke_of_Orléans

Shane Bourne
Shane Bourne, Australian comedian, actor, and television host

#Shane_Bourne

John Squire
John Squire, English singer-songwriter and guitarist

#John_Squire

Cass Gilbert
Cass Gilbert, American architect, designed the United States Supreme Court Building and Woolworth Building (d. 1934)

#Cass_Gilbert

Charles F. Hurley
Charles F. Hurley, American soldier and politician, 54th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1946)

#Charles_F._Hurley

Sergei Kulbach
Sergei Kulbach, Ukrainian figure skater

#Sergei_Kulbach

Alphonso, Earl of Chester
Alphonso, Earl of Chester (d. 1284)

#Alphonso,_Earl_of_Chester

Bülent Korkmaz
Bülent Korkmaz, Turkish footballer and manager

#Bülent_Korkmaz

Tracey Wickham
Tracey Wickham, Australian swimmer

#Tracey_Wickham

Charles-Michel de l'Épée
Charles-Michel de l'Épée, French priest and educator (d. 1789)

#Charles-Michel_de_l'Épée

Scott Joplin
Scott Joplin, American pianist and composer (d. 1917)

#Scott_Joplin

Bob Friend
Bob Friend, American baseball player and politician (d. 2019)

#Bob_Friend

Eileen Barton
Eileen Barton, American singer (d. 2006)

#Eileen_Barton

Karine Vanasse
Karine Vanasse, Canadian actress and producer

#Karine_Vanasse

Chet Edwards
Chet Edwards, American businessman and politician

#Chet_Edwards

Marshall Berman
Marshall Berman, American philosopher and Marxist humanist writer (d. 2013)

#Marshall_Berman

Ibrahim Gambari
Ibrahim Gambari, Nigerian academic and diplomat, 9th Nigerian Minister of Foreign Affairs

#Ibrahim_Gambari

José López (baseball)
José López, Venezuelan baseball player

#José_López_(baseball)

Willy Claes
Willy Claes, Belgian conductor and politician, 8th Secretary General of NATO

#Willy_Claes

Jean Ping
Jean Ping, Gabonese politician and diplomat

#Jean_Ping

Thierry Lhermitte
Thierry Lhermitte, French actor, producer, and screenwriter

#Thierry_Lhermitte

Ian Botham
Ian Botham, English cricketer, footballer, and sportscaster

#Ian_Botham

Joe Pigott
Joe Pigott, English footballer

#Joe_Pigott

Michael Oldfield (rugby league)
Michael Oldfield, Australian rugby league player

#Michael_Oldfield_(rugby_league)

Paul Tagliabue
Paul Tagliabue, American lawyer and businessman, 5th Commissioner of the National Football League

#Paul_Tagliabue

Alexander Suvorov
Alexander Suvorov, Russian field marshal (d. 1800)

#Alexander_Suvorov

Lorne Munroe
Lorne Munroe, Canadian-American cellist and educator

#Lorne_Munroe

Ivi Adamou
Ivi Adamou, Cypriot-Greek singer-songwriter

#Ivi_Adamou

Teddy Wilson
Teddy Wilson, American pianist and educator (d. 1986)

#Teddy_Wilson

Tsung-Dao Lee
Tsung-Dao Lee, Chinese-American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate

#Tsung-Dao_Lee

Philip William, Elector Palatine
Philip William, Elector Palatine (d. 1690)

#Philip_William,_Elector_Palatine

Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Ruben Santiago-Hudson, American actor, playwright, and director

#Ruben_Santiago-Hudson

Chen Lu (figure skater)
Chen Lu, Chinese figure skater

#Chen_Lu_(figure_skater)

Sean O'Loughlin
Sean O'Loughlin, English rugby player

#Sean_O'Loughlin

Carlo Collodi
Carlo Collodi, Italian journalist and author (d. 1890)

#Carlo_Collodi

Al Christie
Al Christie, Canadian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1951)

#Al_Christie

Russell Watson
Russell Watson, English tenor and actor

#Russell_Watson

Najib Mikati
Najib Mikati, Lebanese businessman and politician, 31st Prime Minister of Lebanon

#Najib_Mikati

Joe Medwick
Joe Medwick, American baseball player and manager (d. 1975)

#Joe_Medwick

Ludwig Bechstein
Ludwig Bechstein, German author and poet (d. 1860)

#Ludwig_Bechstein

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French painter and illustrator (d. 1901)

#Henri_de_Toulouse-Lautrec

Alfred Schnittke
Alfred Schnittke, German-Russian journalist and composer (d. 1998)

#Alfred_Schnittke

Charles XI of Sweden
Charles XI of Sweden (d. 1697)

#Charles_XI_of_Sweden

Lucky Luciano
Lucky Luciano, Italian-American mob boss (d. 1962)

#Lucky_Luciano

Kabir Ali
Kabir Ali, English cricketer

#Kabir_Ali

Philip Massinger
Philip Massinger, English dramatist (d. 1640)

#Philip_Massinger

Wayne Jackson (musician)
Wayne Jackson, American trumpeter (Mar-Keys, The Memphis Horns) (d. 2016)

#Wayne_Jackson_(musician)

Rob Nicholson (musician)
Rob Nicholson, American bass player and songwriter

#Rob_Nicholson_(musician)

Alfredo Kraus
Alfredo Kraus, Spanish tenor (d. 1999)

#Alfredo_Kraus

Shabtai Rosenne
Shabtai Rosenne, English-Israeli academic, jurist, and diplomat (d. 2010)

#Shabtai_Rosenne

Mohamed Massaquoi
Mohamed Massaquoi, American football player

#Mohamed_Massaquoi

Mona Hanna-Attisha
Mona Hanna-Attisham British-American pediatrician, professor, and public health advocate

#Mona_Hanna-Attisha

Mario Gaspar, Spanish footballer
Tony Hunt, American football player
André Laurito, German footballer
Lars Eckert, German rugby player
Celaleddin Koçak, German-Turkish footballer
Christian Laflamme, Canadian ice hockey player
Thomas Kohnstamm, American author
Amy Faye Hayes, American boxing ring announcer and model
Alejandro Ávila, Mexican telenovela actor
Keith Primeau, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach
Cosmas Ndeti, Kenyan runner
Ashley Ward, English footballer and businessman
Doug Brien, American football player
Romesh Kaluwitharana, Sri Lankan cricketer
Henrik Brockmann, Danish singer-songwriter
Dawn Robinson, American singer and actress
Neale Cooper, Scottish footballer (d. 2018)
Paul Thorburn, German-Welsh rugby player and manager
Todd Brooker, Canadian skier and sportscaster
Takashi Yuasa, Japanese lawyer and author
Scott Hoch, American golfer
Margaret Wetherell, English psychologist and academic
Ken Wilson, Australian rugby league player
Rachel Chagall, American actress
Parveen Shakir, Pakistani Urdu poet (d. 1994)
Graham Price, Egyptian-Welsh rugby player
Margaret Mountford, Northern Irish-British lawyer and businesswoman
Stanley Livingston, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
Dave Sinclair, English keyboard player
Penny Jordan, English author (d. 2011)
Candy Darling, American model and actress (d. 1974)
Bev Bevan, English drummer
Margaret E. M. Tolbert, American chemist and academic
Richard Tee, American singer-songwriter and keyboard player (d. 1993)
Eric Wilson, Canadian author and educator
Charles Starkweather, American spree killer (d. 1959)
Mordicai Gerstein, American author, illustrator, and director
John Sheridan, English rugby player and coach (d. 2012)
Fred Titmus, English cricketer and coach (d. 2011)
Arthur Chaskalson, South African lawyer and judge, 18th Chief Justice of South Africa (d. 2012)
Ken Barrington, English cricketer (d. 1981)
George Moscone, American soldier, lawyer, and politician, 37th Mayor of San Francisco (d. 1978)
Franciszek Kokot, Polish nephrologist and endocrinologist
Ahmadou Kourouma, Ivorian-French author and playwright (d. 2003)
William F. Buckley, Jr., American publisher and author, founded the National Review (d. 2008)
Claus Moser, Baron Moser, German-English statistician and academic (d. 2015)
David Kossoff, English actor and screenwriter (d. 2005)
Bessie Blount Griffin, American physical therapist, inventor and forensic scientist (d. 2009)
Charles Schneeman, American soldier and illustrator (d. 1972)
Joan Sanderson, English actress (d. 1992)
Larry Siemering, American football player and coach (d. 2009)
Albert Ross Tilley, Canadian captain and surgeon (d. 1988)
Ward Morehouse, American author, playwright, and critic (d. 1966)
Esther Applin, American geologist and paleontologist (d. 1972)
Dale Carnegie, American author and educator (d. 1955)
Margaret Caroline Anderson, American publisher, founded The Little Review (d. 1973)
Nikolai Janson, Russian politician (d. 1938)
Wylie Cameron Grant, American tennis player (d. 1968)
Miklós Kovács, Hungarian-Slovene poet and songwriter (d. 1937)
John Indermaur, British lawyer (d. 1925)
John Alfred Brashear, American scientist, telescope maker and educator (d. 1920)
Ali II ibn Hussein, Tunisian ruler (d. 1782)
Charles Theodore Pachelbel, German organist and composer (d. 1750)
John, Count of Nassau-Idstein (1629-1677) (d. 1677)
Henry Grey, 10th Earl of Kent, English politician, Lord Lieutenant of Bedfordshire (d. 1651)
Juan Martínez de Jáuregui y Aguilar, Spanish poet and painter (d. 1641)