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Ham Fisher
Ham Fisher, American cartoonist (d. 1955)

#Ham_Fisher

Kevin Millar
Kevin Millar, American baseball player and sportscaster

#Kevin_Millar

Paul Hamm
Paul Hamm, American gymnast

#Paul_Hamm

John Kerr (governor-general)
John Kerr, Australian politician, 18th Governor-General of Australia (d. 1991)

#John_Kerr_(governor-general)

Ilgvars Zal?ns
Ilgvars Zal?ns, Latvian painter

#Ilgvars_Zal?ns

Raoul Bott
Raoul Bott, Hungarian-American mathematician (d. 2005)

#Raoul_Bott

Artur Lemba
Artur Lemba, Estonian pianist, composer, and educator (d. 1963)

#Artur_Lemba

Douglas Kmiec
Douglas Kmiec, American scholar and diplomat, United States Ambassador to Malta

#Douglas_Kmiec

Vitellius
Vitellius, Roman emperor (d. 69)

#Vitellius

Jim McKay
Jim McKay, American sportscaster and journalist (d. 2008)

#Jim_McKay

Miguel Montuori
Miguel Montuori, Argentinian-Italian footballer and manager (d. 1998)

#Miguel_Montuori

Tommy Armour
Tommy Armour, Scottish-American golfer and sportscaster (d. 1968)

#Tommy_Armour

Mike Phelan
Mike Phelan, English footballer, coach, and manager

#Mike_Phelan

Anders Arborelius
Anders Arborelius, Swedish cardinal

#Anders_Arborelius

Frank Fahrenhorst
Frank Fahrenhorst, German footballer and manager

#Frank_Fahrenhorst

Paul Ray Smith
Paul Ray Smith, American sergeant, Medal of Honor recipient (d. 2003)

#Paul_Ray_Smith

Jacques Vallée
Jacques Vallée, French ufologist

#Jacques_Vallée

Victoria Pendleton
Victoria Pendleton, English cyclist

#Victoria_Pendleton

Gerolamo Cardano
Gerolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, physician, and astrologer (d. 1576)

#Gerolamo_Cardano

Manfred Wörner
Manfred Wörner, German politician and diplomat, 7th Secretary General of NATO (d. 1994)

#Manfred_Wörner

Jean Servais
Jean Servais, Belgian-French actor (d. 1976)

#Jean_Servais

John Rutter
John Rutter, English composer, conductor, and producer

#John_Rutter

Nia Vardalos
Nia Vardalos, Canadian-American actress and screenwriter

#Nia_Vardalos

Christopher L. Eisgruber
Christopher L. Eisgruber, American lawyer and academic

#Christopher_L._Eisgruber

Stephanie McMahon
Stephanie McMahon, American wrestler and businesswoman

#Stephanie_McMahon

Phil Hartman
Phil Hartman, Canadian-American actor and screenwriter (d. 1998)

#Phil_Hartman

John Kessel
John Kessel, American author, poet, and playwright

#John_Kessel

Antoine-Louis Barye
Antoine-Louis Barye, French sculptor and educator (d. 1875)

#Antoine-Louis_Barye

Bernard Gilkey
Bernard Gilkey, American baseball player

#Bernard_Gilkey

Gerard Antoni Cio?ek
Gerard Antoni Cio?ek, Polish historian and architect (d. 1966)

#Gerard_Antoni_Cio?ek

Jim Henson
Jim Henson, American puppeteer, director, producer and screenwriter, created The Muppets (d. 1990)

#Jim_Henson

Robert Irvine
Robert Irvine, English chef and television host

#Robert_Irvine

Billy Bletcher
Billy Bletcher, American actor, singer, and screenwriter (d. 1979)

#Billy_Bletcher

Lou Dobbs
Lou Dobbs, American journalist and author

#Lou_Dobbs

Andrzej Panufnik
Andrzej Panufnik, Polish pianist, composer, and conductor (d. 1991)

#Andrzej_Panufnik

Kevin Sorbo
Kevin Sorbo, American actor and producer

#Kevin_Sorbo

Mohinder Amarnath
Mohinder Amarnath, Indian cricketer, coach, and sportscaster

#Mohinder_Amarnath

Yves Navarre
Yves Navarre, French author (d. 1994)

#Yves_Navarre

Oriol Romeu
Oriol Romeu, Spanish footballer

#Oriol_Romeu

Lottie Dod
Lottie Dod, English tennis player, golfer, and archer (d. 1960)

#Lottie_Dod

Jaan Teemant
Jaan Teemant, Estonian lawyer and politician, 7th State Elder of Estonia (d. 1941)

#Jaan_Teemant

Janet Weiss
Janet Weiss, American drummer

#Janet_Weiss

Ally McCoist
Ally McCoist, Scottish footballer and manager

#Ally_McCoist

Herb Jeffries
Herb Jeffries, American singer (d. 2014)

#Herb_Jeffries

Sheila MacRae
Sheila MacRae, English-American actress, singer, and dancer (d. 2014)

#Sheila_MacRae

John Carter (jazz musician)
John Carter, American clarinet player, saxophonist, and flute player (d. 1991)

#John_Carter_(jazz_musician)

Christopher Pincher
Christopher Pincher, English politician

#Christopher_Pincher

Randy Foye
Randy Foye, American basketball player

#Randy_Foye

Linda McCartney
Linda McCartney, American singer, photographer, and activist (d. 1998)

#Linda_McCartney

Sivanthi Adithan
Sivanthi Adithan, Indian businessman (d. 2013)

#Sivanthi_Adithan

Johan de Witt
Johan de Witt, Dutch mathematician and politician (d. 1672)

#Johan_de_Witt

Adélard Godbout
Adélard Godbout, Canadian agronomist and politician, 15th Premier of Québec (d. 1956)

#Adélard_Godbout

Amy Sky
Amy Sky, Canadian singer-songwriter, producer, and actress

#Amy_Sky

Shawn Crahan
Shawn Crahan, American drummer, songwriter, and producer

#Shawn_Crahan

Richard Bong
Richard Bong, American soldier and pilot, Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1945)

#Richard_Bong

Alexandra Adler
Alexandra Adler, Austrian neurologist and psychologist (d.2001)

#Alexandra_Adler

Megan Ward
Megan Ward, American actress

#Megan_Ward

Rafael Palmeiro
Rafael Palmeiro, Cuban-American baseball player

#Rafael_Palmeiro

John McDonald (infielder)
John McDonald, American baseball player

#John_McDonald_(infielder)

Moti Kirschenbaum
Moti Kirschenbaum, Israeli journalist (d. 2015)

#Moti_Kirschenbaum

Yakkun Sakurazuka
Yakkun Sakurazuka, Japanese voice actress and singer (d. 2013)

#Yakkun_Sakurazuka

Mike Michalowicz
Mike Michalowicz, American businessman and author

#Mike_Michalowicz

Eugene Foss
Eugene Foss, American businessman and politician, 45th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1939)

#Eugene_Foss

Christophe Bouchut
Christophe Bouchut, French race car driver

#Christophe_Bouchut

Mikhail Ostrogradsky
Mikhail Ostrogradsky, Ukrainian-Russian mathematician and physicist (d. 1862)

#Mikhail_Ostrogradsky

Marko Pomerants
Marko Pomerants, Estonian lawyer and politician, Estonian Minister of the Interior

#Marko_Pomerants

Fábio Aurélio
Fábio Aurélio, Brazilian footballer

#Fábio_Aurélio

Blind Lemon Jefferson
Blind Lemon Jefferson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1929)

#Blind_Lemon_Jefferson

Audra Lindley
Audra Lindley, American actress (d. 1997)

#Audra_Lindley

Eavan Boland
Eavan Boland, Irish poet and academic

#Eavan_Boland

Benjamin Romualdez
Benjamin Romualdez, Filipino politician and diplomat (d. 2012)

#Benjamin_Romualdez

Harriet Walter
Harriet Walter, English actress

#Harriet_Walter

John Arne Riise
John Arne Riise, Norwegian footballer

#John_Arne_Riise

Albrecht von Wallenstein
Albrecht von Wallenstein, Bohemian general (d. 1634)

#Albrecht_von_Wallenstein

Marco Tardelli
Marco Tardelli, Italian footballer and coach

#Marco_Tardelli

Liam Finn
Liam Finn, Australian-New Zealand singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Liam_Finn

Gustave Garrigou
Gustave Garrigou, French cyclist (d. 1963)

#Gustave_Garrigou

Józef Krupi?ski
Józef Krupi?ski, Polish poet and author (d. 1998)

#Józef_Krupi?ski

Brad Bird
Brad Bird, American director, screenwriter, animator, producer and actor

#Brad_Bird

Ovadia Yosef
Ovadia Yosef, Iraqi-Israeli rabbi and scholar (d. 2013)

#Ovadia_Yosef

Mark Sandman
Mark Sandman, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (d. 1999)

#Mark_Sandman

Nikolai Anderson
Nikolai Anderson, Estonian philologist and author (d. 1905)

#Nikolai_Anderson

Riccardo Illy
Riccardo Illy, Italian businessman and politician, President of Friuli Venezia Giulia

#Riccardo_Illy

Hubie Brooks
Hubie Brooks, American baseball player

#Hubie_Brooks

Karl Alzner
Karl Alzner, Canadian ice hockey player

#Karl_Alzner

Julius Klengel
Julius Klengel, German cellist and composer (d. 1933)

#Julius_Klengel

Bhikaiji Cama
Bhikaiji Cama, Indian activist (d. 1936)

#Bhikaiji_Cama

Shekha of Amarsar
Shekha of Amarsar, Rajput chieftain (d. 1488)

#Shekha_of_Amarsar

Eddie George
Eddie George, American football player and sportscaster

#Eddie_George

Mike González (catcher)
Mike González, Cuban baseball player, coach, and manager (d. 1977)

#Mike_González_(catcher)

Jerry Donahue
Jerry Donahue, American guitarist and producer

#Jerry_Donahue

Severo Ochoa
Severo Ochoa, Spanish-American physician and biochemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1993)

#Severo_Ochoa

Petri Pasanen
Petri Pasanen, Finnish footballer

#Petri_Pasanen

Theo Paphitis
Theo Paphitis, Cypriot-English businessman

#Theo_Paphitis

Eleanor Catton
Eleanor Catton, Canadian-New Zealand author

#Eleanor_Catton

Guru Ram Das
Guru Ram Das, fourth Sikh Guru (d. 1581)

#Guru_Ram_Das

Esther Eng
Esther Eng, Chinese-American film director (d. 1970)

#Esther_Eng

Tosin Adarabioyo
Tosin Adarabioyo, English Footballer

#Tosin_Adarabioyo

Drew Gooden
Drew Gooden, American basketball player

#Drew_Gooden

María de las Mercedes Adam de Aróstegui
María de las Mercedes Adam de Aróstegui, Cuban pianist and composer (d. 1957)

#María_de_las_Mercedes_Adam_de_Aróstegui

André Frédéric Cournand
André Frédéric Cournand, French physician and physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1988)

#André_Frédéric_Cournand

Konstantin Chernenko
Konstantin Chernenko, Russian politician (d. 1985)

#Konstantin_Chernenko

Casey Rabach
Casey Rabach, American football player

#Casey_Rabach

John Young (astronaut)
John W. Young, American captain, engineer, and astronaut (d. 2018)

#John_Young_(astronaut)

John Logan (writer)
John Logan, American screenwriter and producer

#John_Logan_(writer)

Adolphe d'Archiac
Adolphe d'Archiac, French paleontologist and geologist (d. 1868)

#Adolphe_d'Archiac

Matthew Connolly
Matthew Connolly, English footballer

#Matthew_Connolly

Ryan Briscoe
Ryan Briscoe, Australian race car driver

#Ryan_Briscoe

Anne of Cyprus
Anne of Cyprus, Duchess of Savoy (d. 1462)

#Anne_of_Cyprus

'Adud al-Dawla
'Adud al-Dawla, Buyid king (d. 983)

#'Adud_al-Dawla

Max Decugis
Max Decugis, French tennis player (d. 1978)

#Max_Decugis

A. P. Herbert
A. P. Herbert, English author and playwright (d. 1971)

#A._P._Herbert

Steve Whitmire
Steve Whitmire, American puppeteer

#Steve_Whitmire

Kim Jong-min
Kim Jong-min, South Korean singer

#Kim_Jong-min

Cardiss Collins
Cardiss Collins, American lawyer and politician (d. 2013)

#Cardiss_Collins

Stefan Molyneux
Stefan Molyneux, Irish-Canadian philosopher, author, and blogger

#Stefan_Molyneux

Morgan Hamm
Morgan Hamm, American gymnast

#Morgan_Hamm

F. Scott Fitzgerald
F. Scott Fitzgerald, American novelist and short story writer (d. 1940)

#F._Scott_Fitzgerald

Raffaele Farina
Raffaele Farina, Italian cardinal

#Raffaele_Farina

Jeff Karstens
Jeff Karstens, American baseball player

#Jeff_Karstens

Jonathan Soriano
Jonathan Soriano, Spanish footballer

#Jonathan_Soriano

Taylor Eigsti
Taylor Eigsti, American pianist and composer

#Taylor_Eigsti

Howard Florey
Howard Florey, Australian pharmacologist and pathologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1968)

#Howard_Florey

Georges Claude
Georges Claude, French chemist and engineer, invented Neon lighting (d. 1960)

#Georges_Claude

Michael J. S. Dewar
Michael J. S. Dewar, Indian-born American theoretical chemist who developed the Dewar-Chatt-Duncanson model (d. 1997)

#Michael_J._S._Dewar

Lawson Robertson
Lawson Robertson, Scottish-American high jumper and coach (d. 1951)

#Lawson_Robertson

Walter Wallmann
Walter Wallmann, German politician, Minister-President of Hesse (d. 2013)

#Walter_Wallmann

Ruhollah Khomeini
Ruhollah Khomeini, Iranian religious leader and politician, 1st Supreme Leader of Iran (d. 1989)

#Ruhollah_Khomeini

Georg von Frundsberg
Georg von Frundsberg, German Knight and landowner (d. 1528)

#Georg_von_Frundsberg

Gerry Marsden
Gerry Marsden, English singer-songwriter and guitarist

#Gerry_Marsden

?smet ?nönü
?smet ?nönü, Turkish general and politician, 2nd President of Turkey (d. 1973)

#?smet_?nönü

Noreena Hertz
Noreena Hertz, English economist, author, and academic

#Noreena_Hertz

María Teresa Ruiz
María Teresa Ruiz, Chilean astronomer

#María_Teresa_Ruiz

Peter Salisbury
Peter Salisbury, English drummer

#Peter_Salisbury

John Marshall
John Marshall, American Continental Army officer, jurist, and politician, 4th Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court (d. 1835)

#John_Marshall

F.L.Æ. Kunzen
F.L.Æ. Kunzen, German-Danish composer and conductor (d. 1817)

#F.L.Æ._Kunzen

Ramón de Campoamor y Campoosorio
Ramón de Campoamor y Campoosorio, Spanish poet and philosopher (d. 1901)

#Ramón_de_Campoamor_y_Campoosorio

Pia Wurtzbach
Pia Wurtzbach, Filipina actress, model, and Miss Universe 2015 titleholder

#Pia_Wurtzbach

Daniele Bennati
Daniele Bennati, Italian cyclist

#Daniele_Bennati

Baleka Mbete
Baleka Mbete, South African politician, Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa

#Baleka_Mbete

William Dobell
William Dobell, Australian painter (d. 1970)

#William_Dobell

Mike Parkes
Mike Parkes, English race car driver (d. 1977)

#Mike_Parkes

Fats Navarro
Fats Navarro, American trumpet player and composer (d. 1950)

#Fats_Navarro

Conor Burns
Conor Burns, British politician

#Conor_Burns

Eric Adjetey Anang
Eric Adjetey Anang, Ghanaian sculptor and carpenter

#Eric_Adjetey_Anang

Horace Walpole
Horace Walpole, English historian, author, and politician (d. 1797)

#Horace_Walpole

Rajesh Khattar
Rajesh Khattar, Indian voice actor

#Rajesh_Khattar

Ben Platt, American actor
Maximiliano Uggè, Italian footballer
Gürhan Gürsoy, Turkish footballer
Cameron Price, Australian news journalist
Senzo Meyiwa, South African footballer (d. 2014)
Ben Harris, Australian rugby league player
Dean Canto, Australian race car driver
Wietse van Alten, Dutch archer
Vahur Vahtramäe, Estonian footballer
Carlos Almeida, Angolan basketball player
Rodrick Rhodes, American basketball player and coach
Kate Fleetwood, English actress
Michael S. Engel, American paleontologist and entomologist
Shamim Sarif, English author, director, and screenwriter
Michael O. Varhola, American journalist and author
Sean McNabb, American singer and bass player
Njål Ølnes, Norwegian saxophonist and composer
Ronald van der Kemp, Dutch fashion designer
Ben Preston, English journalist
Michael Potter, Australian rugby player and coach
Tim Supple, English director and producer
Luc Picard, Canadian actor, director, and screenwriter
Tony Juniper, English environmentalist and politician
Wolfgang Wolf, German footballer and manager
Peter Halley, American painter and educator
Dieter Hochheimer, German footballer and manager
Garth Porter, New Zealand-Australian singer-songwriter and producer
Stephen Mueller, American painter (d. 2011)
Pat Pocock, Welsh-English cricketer
César Pedroso, Cuban pianist and songwriter
Lars Emil Johansen, Greenlandic educator and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of Greenland
Joe Greene, American football player, coach, and actor
Carson Van Osten, American comics creator and musician (d. 2015)
Victoria Vetri, Playboy's 1967 Miss September & 1968 Playmate of the Year.
Sven-Ole Thorsen, Danish bodybuilder and stuntman
John Mackey, American football player (d. 2011)
Wayne Henderson, American trombonist and producer (d. 2014)
Steve Douglas, American saxophonist, flute player, and producer (d. 1993)
Donald Wrye, American director, screenwriter and producer (d. 2015)
Chick Willis, American singer and guitarist (d. 2013)
Bernard Nevill, English painter, designer, and academic
John Kasmin, English art dealer
John Brunner, English-Scottish author and screenwriter (d. 1995)
Tommy Anderson, Scottish footballer and manager
Mel Taylor, American drummer (d. 1996)
Anthony Newley, English singer and actor (d. 1999)
Brian Glanville, English journalist and author
Elizabeth Blackadder, Scottish painter and educator
Angelo Muscat, Maltese-English actor (d. 1977)
Arthur Malet, English-American actor and singer (d. 2013)
Autar Singh Paintal, Indian physiologist and academic (d. 2004)
Voula Zouboulaki, Egyptian-Greek actress (d. 2015)
Nina Bocharova, Ukrainian gymnast
Louis Edmonds, American actor (d. 2001)
John Moffatt, English actor and playwright (d. 2012)
Theresa Merritt, American actress and singer (d. 1998)
Bert I. Gordon, American director, producer, and screenwriter
Ettore Bastianini, Italian actor and singer (d. 1967)
Jan Carew, Guyanese-American author, poet, and playwright (d. 2012)
Ruth Leach Amonette, American businesswoman and author (d. 2004)
Robert Lewis Taylor, American soldier and author (d. 1998)
Ben Oakland, American pianist, composer, and songwriter (d. 1979)
Józef Nawrot, Polish footballer (d. 1982)
Leonard Marsh, Canadian sociologist and academic (d. 1982)
Charlotte Moore Sitterly, American astronomer (d. 1990)
Hugo Schmeisser, German weapons designer and engineer (d. 1953)
Franklin Clarence Mars, American businessman, founded Mars, Incorporated (d. 1934)
Sarah Knauss, American super-centenarian, oldest verified American person ever (d. 1999)
Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz, Swiss author and poet (d. 1947)
Charles S. West, American jurist and politician, Secretary of State of Texas (d. 1885)
Mary Ann Browne, British poet and writer of musical scores (d. 1845)
Count Leopold Joseph von Daun, Austrian field marshal (d. 1766)
Jean-Louis Lully, French composer (d. 1688)
William Adams, English sailor and navigator (d. 1620)
Ralph de Stafford, 1st Earl of Stafford, English soldier (d. 1372)