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NCMojo
06-12-06, 08:55 AM
http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/onthisday.aspx

The two most famous people on my list are George H. W. Bush and Anne Frank. Oh, and John A. Roebling, the famous bridge engineer.

-rolleyes-

So who's on your list?

Numanoid
06-12-06, 08:58 AM
Numanoid.

twikoff
06-12-06, 08:59 AM
jan 29th

oprah :eek:

wishbone
06-12-06, 09:01 AM
June 3

Tony Curtis, Anderson Cooper, and Kerry King (Slayer)

AGuyNamedMike
06-12-06, 09:03 AM
September 10, 1967

Charles Sanders Peirce, philosopher (1839)

Roger Maris, baseball player (1934)

Arnold Palmer, golfer (1929)

Arthur Holly Compton, physicist (1892)

Stephen Jay Gould, paleontologist (1941)

Mungo Park, explorer (1771)

Big Daddy Kane, musician/actor (1968)

Guy Ritchie, filmmaker (1968)

Siobhan Fahey, musician (1958)

Chris Columbus, filmmaker (1958)

Don "The Dragon" Wilson

Amy Irving

Bill O'Reilly

Judy Geeson

Bob "The Dobber" Lanier

Stephen Jay Gould

Robert Wise

Philip Baker Hall

Karl Lagerfeld

Jay Laga'aia

Bushdog
06-12-06, 09:04 AM
Wow, my list was pretty bare there. Rex Harrison and then I think I'm the next most famous.

pinata242
06-12-06, 09:06 AM
June 3

Tony Curtis, Anderson Cooper, and Kerry King (Slayer)
And me. Happy belated! The only one I ever knew of growing up was Josephine Baker.

Abelkems
06-12-06, 09:09 AM
May 16

I share a birthday with Liberace, Janet Jackson, Henry Fonda, and Olga Corbut.

Shagrath
06-12-06, 09:09 AM
You can also pull up birthdays on imdb, but it's only going to be film-related people. For both lists, I only posted the people I recognized with a quick glance.

May 12:

MSN:
Yogi Berra

IMDB:
Tony Hawk
Ving Rhames
George Carlin
Burt Bacharach

Giantrobo
06-12-06, 09:14 AM
April 19

Tim Curry
Kate Hudson
Ashley Judd
James Franco (Harry Osborne in Spider-man)
Dudley Moore
Jayne Mansfield
Dick Sargent
Sean Bean
Suge Knight
Hayden Christensen
Bernie Worrel (wrote the ultimate Funk Joint "Flashlight")

Brian Shannon
06-12-06, 09:18 AM
Galileo

Jazzbutcher
06-12-06, 09:20 AM
July 5:

P. T. Barnum
Bill Watterson (Calvin and Hobbes)
Warren Oates :up: Two-lane Blacktop baby!
Robbie Robertson of The Band
Goose Gossage
Huey Lewis :lol:
Dolly the Sheep

Drexl
06-12-06, 09:21 AM
(August 5th)

Jewel DeNyle:

http://i51.photobucket.com/albums/f367/SirDrexl/jewel.jpg




Or, Neil Armstrong. I guess he's more famous.

Deadpool
06-12-06, 09:22 AM
March 15th

Phil Lesh, bassist for the Grateful Dead (1940)

Harold Ickes, jurist (1874)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, jurist and professor of law (1933)

Jimmy Swaggart, evangelist (1935)

Ry Cooder, guitarist, singer, and composer (1947)


That's a diverse list :)

RunBandoRun
06-12-06, 09:23 AM
May 16

I share a birthday with Liberace, Janet Jackson, Henry Fonda, and Olga Corbut.

And my 80 y/o dad. :D

My own birthday is July 12. Without looking at the list, I already know I share a birthday with Bill Cosby, Richard Simmons, Cheryl Ladd, and Milton Berle. I have no idea who the most famouns would be.

Mopower
06-12-06, 09:23 AM
March 5th




Lady Isabella Gregory, Irish playwright (1852)

Giovanni Tiepolo, Italian painter (1696)

Gerardus Mercator, Flemish geographer, mapmaker, and mathematician (1512)

Etienne-Jules Marey, French scientist (1830)


Just a bunch of euro-trash.

IDrinkMolson
06-12-06, 09:25 AM
March 1st:

Frédéric Chopin, Polish composer and pianist (1810)

Glenn Miller, jazz bandleader and trombone player (1904)

Ron Howard, actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (1954)

Dinah Shore, popular singer and television performer (1917)

David Niven, British motion-picture actor (1909)

Deadpool
06-12-06, 09:25 AM
(August 5th)

Jewel DeNyle:
Or, Neil Armstrong. I guess he's more famous.

But who's hotter? That's all that matters.

Groucho
06-12-06, 09:25 AM
Jan 15

Martin Luther King, Jr., clergyman and civil rights leader (1929)

Pierre Samuel du Pont, American industrialist (1870)

Robert Byrd, senator (1917)

Gene Krupa, drummer (1909)

Lloyd Bridges, actor (1913)

Dr. Henry Jones, Jr.
06-12-06, 09:27 AM
my most famous one is probably Brigitte Nielsen.. sad... July 15

there is also Kitana Baker, so I'll take that

Dave7393
06-12-06, 09:27 AM
September 10, 1967

Charles Sanders Peirce, philosopher (1839)

Roger Maris, baseball player (1934)

Arnold Palmer, golfer (1929)

Arthur Holly Compton, physicist (1892)

Stephen Jay Gould, paleontologist (1941)

Mungo Park, explorer (1771)

Big Daddy Kane, musician/actor (1968)

Guy Ritchie, filmmaker (1968)

Siobhan Fahey, musician (1958)

Chris Columbus, filmmaker (1958)

Don "The Dragon" Wilson

Amy Irving

Bill O'Reilly

Judy Geeson

Bob "The Dobber" Lanier

Stephen Jay Gould

Robert Wise

Philip Baker Hall

Karl Lagerfeld

Jay Laga'aia

Same here :) (born a few years later)

Chew
06-12-06, 09:29 AM
April 21st

Queen Elizabeth II
Iggy Pop

That's about the extent of it. :lol:

SoSpacey
06-12-06, 09:34 AM
NCMojo - Those people were born TODAY.

Are you trying to get a Happy Birthday from everyone?

You share MY BIRTHDAY as well, also today. :)

Happy Birthday! :clap:

George Bush
Ann Frank
Hideki Matsui (31)
Jason Mewes (31)
Antawn Jamison (29)
Timothy Busfield (48)
Marv Albert (I) (64)
Jim Nabors (75)
Vic Damone (77)

Ally Sheedy is listed as 6-13 but I am almost positve its the 12th.

psxfan2
06-12-06, 09:34 AM
Willa Carter ?
Naom Chomsky?
Johnny Bench
Tom Waits
Larry Bird

So I guess when those above do the same I guess it would have to be me :D

NCMojo
06-12-06, 09:36 AM
You can also pull up birthdays on imdb, but it's only going to be film-related people.
Oh, yeah, thanks. I'd forgotten all about Vic Damone. -rolleyes-

FantasticVSDoom
06-12-06, 09:38 AM
I am the most famous person born on my birthday, Nov. 8th... :banana:

Tracer Bullet
06-12-06, 09:39 AM
December 8

Horace, Roman lyric poet and satirist (65 BC)

Mary Queen of Scots (1542)

Eli Whitney, American inventor (1765)

Sammy Davis Jr., American actor and singer (1925)

Flip Wilson, American comedian (1933)

Ann Coulter, American author, political commentator, and attorney (1961)

Dominic Monaghan, German-born British actor (1976)

Jim Morrison, American singer and songwriter (1943)

dolphinboy
06-12-06, 09:44 AM
Honest to G-d, it seems like no one important has ever been born on my birthday, including me, May 1st:

The good news was that George W. Bush announced "Mission Accomplished" on my birthday, so we don't have to worry about that nasty war in Iraq.

The Bus
06-12-06, 10:07 AM
http://www.allposters.com/IMAGES/MMPH/248529.jpg

NCMojo
06-12-06, 10:07 AM
NCMojo - Those people were born TODAY.

Are you trying to get a Happy Birthday from everyone?
Not from everyone, SoSpacey.

Just you. http://smilies.vidahost.com/otn/love/mushy.gif

The Bus
06-12-06, 10:09 AM
Honest to G-d, it seems like no one important has ever been born on my birthday, including me, May 1st:

The good news was that George W. Bush announced "Mission Accomplished" on my birthday, so we don't have to worry about that nasty war in Iraq.

Uh...

John Woo
Wes Anderson
Jack Paar

and...

Tim McGraw!

dolphinboy
06-12-06, 10:14 AM
Uh...


Tim McGraw!

Unless I get something from Faith, I stand by my previous comment.

Green Smurf
06-12-06, 10:15 AM
July 16th


Born on This Day



Mary Baker Eddy, founder of Christian Science (1821)

Andrea del Sarto, painter (1486)

Shoeless Joe Jackson, baseball player (1889)

Barbara Stanwyck, actor (1907)

Rubén Blades, singer and politician (1948)

Barry Sanders, running back (1968)


So not really anyone.

davejt1
06-12-06, 10:18 AM
January 8th:

Elvis Presley
David Bowie
Stephen Hawking

SoSpacey
06-12-06, 10:38 AM
Not from everyone, SoSpacey.

Just you. http://smilies.vidahost.com/otn/love/mushy.gif


:banana: :banana: HAPPY BIRTHDAY :banana: :banana:
to a schizo Gemini like me!



Mission Accomplished!

RunBandoRun
06-12-06, 10:43 AM
Honest to G-d, it seems like no one important has ever been born on my birthday, including me, May 1st

http://i33.photobucket.com/albums/d57/Vibiana/StephenStucker.gif

"May Day! That's the Russian New Year! We can serve hot and cold hors d'oeuvres, and ..."

R.I.P. Stephen Stucker

juanmgonzalez
06-12-06, 10:46 AM
NCMojo - Those people were born TODAY.

Are you trying to get a Happy Birthday from everyone?

You share MY BIRTHDAY as well, also today. :)

Happy Birthday! :clap:


Ally Sheedy is listed as 6-13 but I am almost positve its the 12th.

Happy Birthday to both of you - and me too! :-)

BuddhaWake
06-12-06, 10:49 AM
Joseph Haydn, composer (1732), Al Gore, politician (1948),Jack Johnson, boxer (1878)

César Chávez, labor leader (1927)

Octavio Paz, poet and essayist (1914)

Gordie Howe, ice hockey player (1928) who?

and most importantly Descartes

I win.

garolo
06-12-06, 10:49 AM
Frank Lloyd Wright
Barbara Bush
Jerry Stiller
Joan Rivers
Sonia Braga
Scott Adams
Keenan Ivory Wayans (I think we were born in the same hospital!)
Tim Berners-Lee

EddieN
06-12-06, 10:55 AM
June 10

Off the top o' my head

Elizabeth Hurley (same year too)
Howlin' Wolf
The Deal Sisters
Judy Garland
Leelee Sobieski
F. Lee Bailey
Prince Philip (Mr. Queen Elizabeth II)
Maurice Sendak (Where the Wild Things Are)

dick_grayson
06-12-06, 11:06 AM
http://www.volny.cz/bunda/postavy/jeff/gable.jpg

Borst
06-12-06, 11:17 AM
Feb 15th

Galileo
Matt Groening
Susan B Anthony

SoSpacey
06-12-06, 11:20 AM
Happy Birthday to both of you - and me too! :-)

Happy Birthday to you too....

You put up MONSTER numbers for me on my fantasy baseball team a few years back.

Sonicflood
06-12-06, 11:32 AM
William Henry Seward, U.S. statesman (1801)

Henry Fonda, actor (1905)

Janet Jackson, singer (1966)

Wladziu Valentino Liberace, pianist (1919)

Gabriela Sabatini, tennis player (1970)

j123vt_99
06-12-06, 11:47 AM
http://www.allposters.com/IMAGES/MMPH/248529.jpg


Winner!

X
06-12-06, 12:08 PM
Let's not ignore the most famous person born today.

http://www.fiftiesweb.com/tv/jim-nabors-c.jpg

Michael Corvin
06-12-06, 12:20 PM
Wow, my list was pretty bare there. Rex Harrison and then I think I'm the next most famous.

Same here(Dec. 24):

Kit (Christopher) Carson, American hunter, trapper, and scout (1809)

Robert Joffrey (Khan), American dancer and choreographer (1930)

Saint Ignatius of Loyola, founded the Society of Jesus, the Order of the Jesuits (1491)

Ava Gardner, American film actor (1922)


Biggest thing on imdb is Tom Cruise & Nicole Kidman getting married.

Numanoid
06-12-06, 12:39 PM
NCMojo - Those people were born TODAY.

Are you trying to get a Happy Birthday from everyone?What, a birthday party (even at your age -rolleyes-) isn't enough? -ohbfrank-

Save Ferris
06-12-06, 12:42 PM
Nov 27

Henri-Francois d' Aguesseau (November 27, 1668 -- February 5, 1751) Jurist who, as chancellor of France during most of the period from 1717 to 1750, made important reforms in his country's legal system.

Aloys L earl von Aehrenthal (1854) Austrian minister of Foreign affairs

Astrid Allwyn (1909) Manchester CT, actress, (Charlie Chan's Secret)

Curtis Armstrong (1953) Actor, (moonlighting, revenge of the nerds)

Donald John Urquhart (1909) Librarian

:(

mllefoo
06-12-06, 12:43 PM
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, basketball player (1947)

Sir Peter Ustinov, actor, director, producer, and writer (1921)

Wilbur Wright, aeronautical engineer and pilot (1867)

clayg
06-12-06, 12:47 PM
Joss Whedon

Bronkster
06-12-06, 12:51 PM
November 14:

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales (1948)

Aaron Copland, American composer (1900)

Claude Monet, French painter (1840)

Jawaharlal Nehru, Indian nationalist leader (1889)

King Hussein, king of Jordan (1935)

mllefoo
06-12-06, 12:51 PM
These also share my birthday:
Rascal The World's Ugliest Dog
Charlie Chaplin
Martin Lawrence. Oy.
Henry Mancini
Ellen Barkin
Dusty Springfield
Bobby Vinton
Selena Quintanilla

SeekOnce
06-12-06, 12:56 PM
Sept 11:

Brian De Palma
D. H. Lawrence
Richard Ashcroft (singer from The Verve)
Harry Connick Jr.
Moby
Maria Bartiromo :drool:

Mondo Kane
06-12-06, 12:57 PM
Jan 19th

Dolly Parton (Always knew this one)
Janis Joplin (Didn't know about this one)

Tried IMDB and here's who I've heard of:

Coral (Real World)
Junior Seau
Shawn Wayans
Jean Martirez (LA reporter)
Al Joyner
Carman
Christine Tucci
Trey Lorenz
Antoine Fuqua
William Ragsdale
Robert Palmer
Paul Rodriguez
Katey Sagal
Michael Crawford
David Patrick Kelly
Desi Arnaz Jr.
John Richardson
Richard Lester
Tippi Hedren
Guy Madison
B.P. Schulberg (Budd's dad)
Edgar Allan Poe

BigPete
06-12-06, 12:59 PM
Canada

talemyn
06-12-06, 01:08 PM
Ally Sheedy is listed as 6-13 but I am almost positve its the 12th.Don't you dare try to take her away from us. :grunt: She's a June 13ther.

But she doesn't beat out our pride and joy . . . Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen!! :rock2:

Others:
- Tim Allen
- Stellan Skarsgĺrd
- Malcolm McDowell
- Ethan Embry
- Valeri Bure
- Saskia Webber
- William Butler Yeats



On a side note, Mojo, at only one day apart, we may not only brothers, it's technically possible that we are twins! :eek:

devilshalo
06-12-06, 01:16 PM
http://us.ent2.yimg.com/musicfinder.yahoo.com/images/yahoo/wireimage/celine_dion/181227.jpg

We're the same birth year, too...

Giles
06-12-06, 01:19 PM
Dec. 2:

Britney Spears
Sarah Silverman
Lucy Liu
Stone Phillips

joeblow69
06-12-06, 01:20 PM
Dan Rather :lol:

Talzin
06-12-06, 01:31 PM
A recent trip to wikipedia had me wandering to the page regarding events/births/deaths on my birthday...

Feb 1st:
1898 - Enzo Ferrari, Italian auto manufacturer (d. 1988)
1901 - Clark Gable, American actor (d. 1960)
1931 - Boris Yeltsin, President of Russia
1948 - Rick James, American musician and composer (d. 2004)
1954 - Bill Mumy, American actor and musician
1965 - Brandon Lee, American actor (d. 1993)
1968 - Lisa Marie Presley, American singer and actress
1968 - Pauly Shore, American comedian

Quite a few memorable deaths as well, including the Columbia seven.

debbert
06-12-06, 01:37 PM
Born on This Day



Charles Ives, American composer (1874)

Sir Christopher Wren, English architect (1632)

Arthur Rimbaud , French poet (1854)

Mickey Mantle, American baseball player (1931)

Dr. Joyce Brothers (Bauer), American psychologist (1928)

shizawn
06-12-06, 01:41 PM
September 20th.

Maxwell Perkins, editor (1884)
Sir James Dewar, chemist and physicist (1842)
Upton Sinclair, writer and reformer (1878)
Petroleum V. Nasby, satirist (1833)
Sophia Loren, film actor (1934)
Victor Sjöström, film director and actor (1879)

Though not listed on the Encarta site, Asia Argento was also born on September 20th.

majorjoe23
06-12-06, 01:55 PM
March 10: Chuck Norris.

I win.

talemyn
06-12-06, 01:57 PM
March 10: Chuck Norris.

I win.Liar.

Chuck Norris doesn't have a birthday. March 10 is just the first day that he made his presence known.

Talzin
06-12-06, 02:10 PM
March 10: Chuck Norris.

I win.
Hmm, also given all of the traits associated with him he likely used up all of the useful energy for that day leaving you with subpar levels. :| I suggest tracking him down and demanding a settlement for taking more than his fair share of character points given out that day, after all how will you even afford a flight power now?

majorjoe23
06-12-06, 02:11 PM
Nerdy gibberish

What's that? I can't hear you over the sound of my Chuck Norris-esque awesomeness. ;)

iggystar
06-12-06, 02:17 PM
April 5th

Bette Davis
Booker T. Washington
Spencer Tracy
Gregory Peck

Talzin
06-12-06, 02:18 PM
What's that? I can't hear you over the sound of my Chuck Norris-esque awesomeness. ;)
Hmm, it cannot be a good thing to be deafened by the sound of your own body at rest. I fear for your health. :(

majorjoe23
06-12-06, 02:38 PM
Hey, I jogged this morning! Plus, I'm drinking milk...

Chrisedge
06-12-06, 04:23 PM
Well, my b-day is tomorrow! (June 13th) and

Luis Alvarez, physicist (1911)
Fanny Burney, novelist (1752)
Christo, artist (1935)
Red Grange, football halfback (1903)
Paavo Nurmi, distance runner (1897)
Fernando Pessoa, poet (1888)
William Butler Yeats (1865)

Were all born on that date!

j123vt_99
06-12-06, 04:34 PM
Well, my b-day is tomorrow! (June 13th) and

Luis Alvarez, physicist (1911)
Fanny Burney, novelist (1752)
Christo, artist (1935)
Red Grange, football halfback (1903)
Paavo Nurmi, distance runner (1897)
Fernando Pessoa, poet (1888)
William Butler Yeats (1865)

Were all born on that date!


that could be the worst group

shaun3000
06-12-06, 04:41 PM
David Letterman

movielib
06-12-06, 04:48 PM
jan 29th

oprah :eek:
Thomas Paine is Jan 29.

JasonF
06-12-06, 04:53 PM
Here are some of the many cool people born on my birthday over the years:

Anthony Kennedy, Supreme Court justice (1936)
Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Indian nationalist (1856)
Raymond Chandler, novelist (1888)
Sir Richard Rogers, architect (1933)
Vladimir Prelog, chemist (1906)
Pee Wee Reese, baseball player (1918)
Haile Selassie I, last emperor of Ethiopia (1892)
Daniel Radcliffe, actor (1989)
Monica Lewinsky, oral sex expert (1973)
Nomar Garciaparra, basebal player (1973)
Terry Glenn, football player (1974)
Stephanie March, actress (1974)
Phillip Seymour Hoffman, actor (1967)
Slash, musician (1965)
Charisma Carpenter, actress (1970)
Stephanie Seymour, model and actress (1968)
Alex Kozinski, judge (1950)
Don Imus, radio jackass (1940)
Terrence Stamp, actor (1939)
Don Drysdale, baseball player (1936)
Bert Convy, game show host (1933)
Calvert DeForest, aka Larry "Bud" Melman (1921)
Sabbatai Zevi, false Messiah (1626)
Pope Clement XI, pope (1649)

Also on my birthday, Ulysses Grant died (1995), Austria-Hungary issued the ultimatum to Serbia that would kick of WWI 5 days later (1914), the Greek military dictatorship collapsed (1974), Vic Morrow died (1982), Vanessa Williams resigned her Miss America crown (1984), Prince Andrew married Fergie (1986), and Andrew Cunanan killed himself (1997)

j123vt_99
06-12-06, 04:55 PM
Here are some of the many cool people born on my birthday over the years:

Monica Lewinsky, oral sex expert (1973)



:rimshot: someone was trying to bring teh funny

Kudama
06-12-06, 04:58 PM
Erwin Rommel ...:eek:

She's not mentioned, but I know that Georgia O'Keefe shares my birthday as well.

mllefoo
06-12-06, 05:02 PM
My birthday is within two days in either direction of the calendar from the 1906 earthquake and the sinking of the Titanic.

It's as if my impending birth several decades later was causing great catastrophy.

Joe Molotov
06-12-06, 05:03 PM
May 29th

Bob Hope
Al Unser
John F Kennedy

But more importantly, in 1453, Ottoman forces under Sultan Muhammad II stormed Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire.

http://library.thinkquest.org/20176/images/fallofcon.gif

Mr. Self Destruct
06-12-06, 05:06 PM
http://www.movie-list.com/vote/poll/salma.jpg

Save Ferris
06-12-06, 05:24 PM
Monica Lewinsky, oral sex expert (1973)


Yea right. If she really was good he would of remembered it better.

Bacon
06-12-06, 05:46 PM
March 4
Knute Rockne- I still hate Notre Dame :D
sadly John Candy died on my 18th birthday, March 4, 1994 :(

dolphinboy
06-12-06, 05:49 PM
Yea right. If she really was good he would of remembered it better.

Or she was so good, she blew his mind too.

General Zod
06-12-06, 05:55 PM
You all have some cool people on your birthdays. All I have is some Mother Teresa chick :(

August 27th.

BassDude
06-12-06, 05:56 PM
June 9 (In chrono order)

Cole Porter
Les Paul
Jackie Mason
Jackie Wilson
Dick Vitale
Michael J. Fox
Johnny Depp
BassDude
Natalie Portman

Sonny Corinthos
06-12-06, 06:43 PM
Tammy Lynn Sytch, Terrell Owens, Larry Bird, Johnny Bench, Aaron Carter.

Lee Harvey Oswald
06-12-06, 06:44 PM
YA Tittle. Woo hooo.

NC-36
06-12-06, 07:17 PM
October 29

Joseph Goebbels
Richard Dreyfuss
Kate Jackson
Winona Ryder

Cusm
06-12-06, 07:28 PM
Feb 22

George Washington, U.S. President (1732)
Charles VII, king of France (1403)
Edward Kennedy, U.S. Senator (1932)
Heinrich Hertz, German physicist (1857)
Julius (Dr. J) Erving, NBA All Star (1950)

Johnny Boy
06-12-06, 07:38 PM
February 1st

Big Boi
Lisa Marie Presley
Pauly Shore
Brandon Lee
Rick James
Boris Yeltsin
Langston Hughes
Clark Gable

Nick Danger
06-12-06, 07:40 PM
July 11

Nobody on the list from 1949 onward has accomplished anything worthwhile. They're all actors, pop singers, and footballers. My list starts with the national hero of Scotland and ends with a stupid "ice dancer".

* 1274 - Robert the Bruce, King of Scotland (d. 1329)
* 1366 - Anne of Bohemia, queen of Richard II of England (d. 1394)
* 1561 - Luis de Góngora, Spanish poet (d. 1627)
* 1603 - Kenelm Digby, English privateer (d. 1665)
* 1628 - Tokugawa Mitsukuni, Japanese warlord (d. 1701)
* 1657 - King Frederick I of Prussia (d. 1713)
* 1662 - Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria (d. 1726)
* 1723 - Jean-François Marmontel, French historian and writer (d. 1799)
* 1754 - Thomas Bowdler, English physican and censor (d. 1825)
* 1767 - John Quincy Adams, President of the United States (d. 1848)
* 1826 - Alexander Afanasyev, Russian folklorist (d. 1871)
* 1857 - Alfred Binet, French psychologist (d. 1911)
* 1864 - Petar Danov, Bulgarian spiritual teacher (d. 1944)
* 1897 - Eugene "Bull" Connor, sheriff of Birmingham, Alabama (d. 1973)
* 1899 - E. B. White, American writer (d. 1985)
* 1906 - Herbert Wehner, German politician (d. 1990)
* 1910 - Irene Hervey, American actress (d. 1998)
* 1913 - Cordwainer Smith, American writer (d. 1966)
* 1916 - Aleksandr Mikhailovich Prokhorov, Russian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2002)
* 1916 - Gough Whitlam, twenty-first Prime Minister of Australia
* 1921 - Ilse Werner, Dutch-born actress
* 1924 - Brett Somers, Canadian actress
* 1924 - César Lattes, Brazilian physicist (d. 2005)
* 1924 - Charlie Tully, Northern Irish footballer (d. 1971)
* 1925 - Nicolai Gedda, Swedish tenor
* 1926 - Frederick Buechner, American author
* 1929 - Hermann Prey, German baritone (d. 1998)
* 1930 - Harold Bloom, American literary critic
* 1931 - Tab Hunter, American actor
* 1931 - Tullio Regge, Italian physicist
* 1934 - Giorgio Armani, Italian fashion designer
* 1935 - Oliver Napier, Northern Irish politician
* 1945 - Patrick Joseph McGrath, Catholic bishop
* 1949 - Liona Boyd, English-born guitarist
* 1950 - Bruce McGill, American actor
* 1956 - Sela Ward, American actress
* 1957 - Peter Murphy, British musician (Bauhaus)
* 1957 - Michael Rose, Jamaican musician (Black Uhuru)
* 1958 - Hugo Sánchez, Mexican footballer
* 1959 - Richie Sambora, American guitarist (Bon Jovi)
* 1959 - Suzanne Vega, American singer
* 1963 - Al MacInnis, Canadian ice hockey player
* 1963 - Lisa Rinna, American actress
* 1965 - Ernesto Hoost, Dutch kickboxer
* 1968 - Esera Tuaolo, American football player
* 1972 - Michael Rosenbaum, American actor
* 1973 - Konstantinos Kenteris, Greek athlete
* 1974 - Hermann Hreidarsson, Icelandic footballer
* 1975 - Lil' Kim, American rapper
* 1976 - Eduardo Nájera, Mexican-born basketball player
* 1981 - Andre Johnson, NFL Wide Receiver
* 1982 - Chris Cooley, American football player
* 1983 - Marie Serneholt, Swedish musician (A*Teens)
* 1983 - Kelly Poon, Singapore singer
* 1984 - Tanith Belbin, Canadian ice dancer

Talzin
06-12-06, 07:49 PM
February 1st
Someone did not read page three :sad: , though you did add one person.

Monica Clinton
06-12-06, 07:54 PM
7-25

Tera Patrick 1976 Porn Star
Matt LeBlanc 1967 Friends
Iman 1955 Model
Walter Payton 1954 NFL

CRM114
06-12-06, 08:17 PM
Margaret Thatcher. :(

crazyronin
06-12-06, 08:18 PM
Bernardo Bertolucci, Italian motion-picture director (1940):banana:

Jerry Lewis :sad:

Kittydreamer
06-12-06, 09:04 PM
Born on This Day

Krzysztof Penderecki, Polish composer (1933)

William H. Bonney (Billy the Kid), outlaw (1859) Woo-hoo! :banana:

Boris Karloff, British-born actor (1887)

NCMojo
06-12-06, 09:08 PM
On a side note, Mojo, at only one day apart, we may not only brothers, it's technically possible that we are twins! :eek:
Sure thing! Except, uh... aren't you, like, ten years younger than me?

Kittydreamer
06-12-06, 09:09 PM
Sure thing! Except, uh... aren't you, like, ten years younger than me?

Meh, details....

Mrs. Danger
06-12-06, 09:13 PM
Mengele


hmmmm

gmal2003
06-12-06, 09:35 PM
January 20th

George Burns (I knew)

David Lynch (didnt know)

Buzz Aldrin (didnt know)

Coral
06-12-06, 09:35 PM
Aug. 27th:

G. W. F. Hegel, philosopher (1770)
Mother Teresa, Catholic missionary (1910) - what's she ever done? ;)
Lester Young, American tenor saxophonist (1909)
Lyndon Baines Johnson, U.S. president (1908) - at least it's not Bush
Man Ray, photographer and painter (1890)
Jeanette Winterson, novelist (1959)

talemyn
06-12-06, 11:09 PM
Sure thing! Except, uh... aren't you, like, ten years younger than me?Not unless your a heck of a lot older than thought. :lol:

I'll be 33 tomorrow.

Quake1028
06-12-06, 11:26 PM
June 20th

Errol Flynn
Nicole Kidman
John Goodman
Martin Landau
Brian Wilson
Robert Rodriguez
LaVar Arrington

zekeburger1979
06-12-06, 11:32 PM
May 2nd

Born:

Theodor Herzl, writer, journalist, and founder of Zionism (1860)

Satyajit Ray, filmmaker (1921)

Catherine the Great, empress of Russia (1729)

Lorenz Hart, lyricist (1895)

Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, military aviator (1892)

1519: Leonardo da Vinci, the great Italian scientist, sculptor, and painter of masterpieces such as the Mona Lisa, dies in France.
Learn more about Leonardo da Vinci.

1670: England's King Charles II grants a charter to the Hudson's Bay Company, giving it a trading monopoly and control over the region around Hudson Bay in North America.
Learn more about the Hudson's Bay Company.

1863: During the American Civil War, Confederate General "Stonewall" Jackson is accidentally shot by his own men at Chancellorsville, Virginia; he dies shortly after.
Learn more about Stonewall Jackson.

1945: Berlin surrenders to Russian Allied forces after they stormed the German capital during World War II; less than a week later, the war in Europe ends.
Learn more about World War II.

1994: South African President F. W. de Klerk concedes defeat and Nelson Mandela claims victory in the country's first multi-racial presidential election.
Learn more about South Africa.

Ginwen
06-12-06, 11:37 PM
January 11.

That site only shows
John Macdonald, Canadian prime minister (1815)
Thomas F. Dixon, writer (1864)
Ben Crenshaw, golfer (1952)
Stanley Tucci, director (1960)

but they left out Alexander Hamilton who I think is more famous than most if not all of those people.

MadMark
06-13-06, 12:02 AM
Erwin Rommel ...:eek:

She's not mentioned, but I know that Georgia O'Keefe shares my birthday as well.

:wave: November 15. Here's a few more:


Edward Asner (1929) actor, (Mary Tyler Moore Show, Lou Grant)
J. G. Ballard (1930) author (Empire of the Sun)
Petula Clark (1932) Singer
Ashley Cox (1956) Playmate
Beverly D'Angelo (1953) actress, (Vacation, European Vacation)
Kevin Eubanks (1957) (Tonight Show bandleader)
Joseph Albert Wapner (1919) Judge (People's Court)
Sam Waterson (1940) actor, (Law & Order)
Felix Frankfurter (1882 - 1965) US supreme court justice
Yaphet Kotto (1937) actor (Homicide: Life on the Street)
Nicholas V (1397) Pope
"Macho Man" Randy Savage (1952) :banana:
Chad Kroeger (1974) Nickelback :sad:
Ace Young (1980) American Idol :sad:

Cinemaddiction
06-13-06, 12:12 AM
October 23rd:

Weird Al
Michael Crichton
Johnny Carson
Pele
Gummo Marx

That explains it all..:lol:

GoldenJCJ
06-13-06, 12:23 AM
Feb. 10


Jimmy Durante
Laura Dern
Mark Spitz
Roberta Flack
Robert Wagner
Lon Chaney Jr.

Darknite39
06-13-06, 12:30 AM
Interestingly, William Wallace was killed on my b-day in 1305.

To answer the OP, Louix XVI and River Phoenix.

mndtrp
06-13-06, 12:40 AM
Frank Lloyd Wright
Barbara Bush
Jerry Stiller
Joan Rivers
Sonia Braga
Scott Adams
Keenan Ivory Wayans (I think we were born in the same hospital!)
Tim Berners-Lee
Me too. Well, except for being born at the same hospital.

Johnny Boy
06-13-06, 01:27 AM
Someone did not read page three :sad: , though you did add one person.

Hey, nice to see someone else who shares my birthday. I didn't read page one, two, or three when I posted my list.

dolphinboy
06-13-06, 01:36 AM
Not unless your a heck of a lot older than thought. :lol:

I'll be 33 tomorrow.

It's tomorrow where you live, so happy birthday!

talemyn
06-13-06, 01:42 AM
It's tomorrow where you live, so happy birthday!Thanks. http://www.mindspring.com/~boycekb/images/Smilies/Blushing.gif

NCMojo
06-13-06, 08:01 AM
Not unless your a heck of a lot older than thought. :lol:

I'll be 33 tomorrow.
Five years older. Just turned 38 yesterday.

Whoop-di-doo! -rolleyes-

garolo
06-13-06, 10:48 AM
Me too. Well, except for being born at the same hospital.

Cool. What are the odds that two otters have the same birthday! :D (I'm no mathematician but I did sleep at a Holiday Inn Express - 1:365.25 or so if I'm not mistaken ;) ).
I would be more amazing if we were born on the same day.

Happy belated b'day!

Talzin
06-13-06, 12:04 PM
Hey, nice to see someone else who shares my birthday. I didn't read page one, two, or three when I posted my list.
Indeed, really have only known one other person with the same birthday as me. One of the last years I was in Texas is snowed on my birthday and a friend of the family had a baby so it was a rather eventful day.

vwbeetlvr
06-13-06, 12:52 PM
jan 9

Jimmy Page

Red Dog
06-13-06, 06:03 PM
Not even on their list.

Feb 24 - Eddie Murray, which is cool because he happens to be my favorite athlete of all time.

Admiral Nimitz is pretty close though, not in the athlete realm. ;)

nodeerforamonth
06-13-06, 06:52 PM
Sinclair Lewis, novelist (1885)
Charles Dickens, English novelist (1812)
Frederick Douglass, antislavery leader (1817)
John Deere, inventor (1804)
Chris Rock

debbert
06-13-06, 07:15 PM
Yea right. If she really was good he would of remembered it better.

If she was REALLY good, there wouldn't have been a stain on her blue dress.

achau9598
06-13-06, 07:31 PM
for October 17th, wiki gave me this info

1900 - Jean Arthur, American actress (d. 1991)
1902 - Irene Ryan, American actress (d. 1973)
1903 - Nathanael West, American writer (d. 1940)
1912 - Pope John Paul I (d. 1978)
1914 - Jerry Siegel, American cartoonist, co-creator of Superman (d. 1998)
1915 - Arthur Miller, American playwright (d. 2005)
1918 - Rita Hayworth, American actress (d. 1987)
1919 - Isaak Markovich Khalatnikov, Russian physicist
1920 - Montgomery Clift, American actor (d. 1966)
1921 - Tom Poston, American actor and comedian
1921 - Maria Gorokhovskaya, Soviet gymnast (d. 2001)
1923 - Charles McClendon, LSU head football coach (d. 2001)
1930 - Robert Atkins, American nutritionist (d. 2003)
1930 - Jimmy Breslin, American writer
1936 - Hiroo Kanamori, Japanese seismologist
1938 - Evel Knievel, American daredevil
1940 - Peter Stringfellow, British nightclub owner
1942 - Gary Puckett, American musician
1946 - Sir Cameron Mackintosh, British stage producer and director
1946 - Adam Michnik, Polish activist
1946 - Bob Seagren, American athlete and actor
1947 - Gene Green, American politician
1947 - Michael McKean, American actor and comedian
1948 - Margot Kidder, Canadian actress
1948 - George Wendt, American actor
1950 - Howard Rollins, American actor (d. 1996)
1956 - Mae Jemison, astronaut
1957 - Steve McMichael, American football player and professional wrestler
1958 - Alan Jackson, American singer and songwriter
1959 - Ron Drummond, American writer, editor, and independent scholar
1962 - Mike Judge, Ecuadoran-born cartoonist and writer
1963 - Norm MacDonald, Canadian comedian and actor
1965 - Aravinda de Silva, Sri Lankan cricketer
1968 - Ziggy Marley, Jamaican musician
1969 - Ernie Els, South African golfer
1970 - Anil Kumble, Indian cricketer
1971 - Chris Kirkpatrick, American singer
1972 - Eminem, American rapper
1972 - Wyclef Jean, Haitian-born singer
1974 - John Rocker, baseball player
1979 - Kimi Räikkönen, Finnish race car driver

ukywyldcat
06-13-06, 08:12 PM
http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/onthisday.aspxSo who's on your list?



Eleanor Roosevelt


Woo hoo!

rexinnih
06-14-06, 09:51 AM
Bear Bryant and Tom Landry. Not a bad football day.

Meglos
06-14-06, 03:41 PM
November 24th

Lucky Luciano and Ted Bundy.

criptik28
06-14-06, 08:24 PM
Bill Gates, I think.

RaMMaR
06-14-06, 09:25 PM
1973 Seth MacFarlane (actor; writer; producer; director)http://www.pixeljoint.com/files/icons/stewie_griffin_familyguy.gif
1963 Natalie Merchant (singer-songwriter)
1963 Marla Maples (actress)
1962 Cary Elwes (actor)
1962 Dylan McDermott (actor)
1954 Lauren Tewes (actress)
1951 Bootsy Collins (Funk singer and bandleader)
1947 Hillary Rodham Clinton (politician; attorney; former 1st Lady)
1947 Jaclyn Smith (actress)
1946 Ivan Reitman (director)
1942 Bob Hoskins (actor)
1916 Francois Mitterand (President of France)
1914 Jackie Coogan (actor)
1911 Mahalia Jackson (singer)
1854 Charles Post (cereal mogul)