Born On This Day...

In 1770 German philosopher, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich
In 1800 Congressman, Thomas Butler King (founded National Observatory)
In 1809 Hannibal Hamlin, 15th U.S. vice president (1861-65)
In 1858 Italian mathematician, Guiseppe Peano (symbolic logics)
In 1863 Author/referee, George Hepburn (How to Play Basketball)
In 1865 Charles Gates Dawes, 30th U.S. vice president (1925-29)
In 1871 Novelist, Theodore Dreiser (Sister Carie, An American Tragedy)
In 1874 German chemist, Carl Bosch (BASF; Nobel-1931)
In 1877 Manufacturer/aviator, Charles Stewart Rolls (co-founded Rolls-Royce)
In 1884 Actor, Harry Antrim (Miracle on 34th Street)
In 1890 Painter, Man Ray (father of surrealism)
In 1899 Novelist, C.S. Forester (The African Queen)
In 1899 Actor, Byron Foulger (Wendall Gibbs-Petticoat Junction)
In 1901 Actor/comedian, Al Ritz (The Ritz Brothers) [d: 12-22-65]
In 1905 Actor, Frederick O'Neal (Wallace-Car 54 Where Are You) [d: 8-25-92]
In 1908 Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th U.S. president (1963-1969) [d: 1-22-73]
In 1908 Football coach, Frank Leahy (Norte Dame) [d: 6-21-73]
In 1909 Jazz performer/composer, Lester Young (Bop pioneer) [d: 3-15-59]
In 1910 Religious leader, Mother Teresa (Nobel-1979) [d: 9-5-97]
In 1912 Fictional character, Tarzan "the Ape Man" (109)
In 1915 Economist, Walter Heller [d: 6-15-87]
In 1916 Actress, Martha Raye (Monsieur Verdoux, Alice) [d: 10-19-94]
In 1925 Singer/guitarist, Carter Glen Stanley (Stanley Bros.) [d: 12-1-66]
In 1926 Actress, Pat Coombs [d: 5-25-02]
In 1927 Country singer/guitarist, Jimmy C. Newman [d: 6-21-14]
In 1928 Chief Minister of Kwazula, Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi (93)
In 1929 Author, Ira Levin (Rosemary's Baby, Boys From Brazil) [d: 11-12-07]
In 1934 General Norman Schwarzkopf [d: 12-27-12]
In 1937 Jazz performer/keyboardist, Alice Coltrane [d: 1-12-07]
In 1937 Actor/singer, Tommy Sands (Teen-age Crush) (84)
In 1942 Keyboardist, Daryl Dragon (Beach Boys, Captain and Tennille) [d: 1-10-19]
In 1942 Senator, J. Robert Kerrey (Nebraska 1983-87) (79)
In 1943 Actress/model, Tuesday Weld (Many Loves of Doby Gillis) (78)
In 1944 Bassist, Tim Bogert (Vanilla Fudge, Jeff Beck Group) [d: 1-13-21]
In 1947 Actress, Barbara Bach (The Spy Who Loved Me) (74)
In 1949 Country singer/guitarist, Jeff Cook (Alabama) (72)
In 1950 Actor, Charles Fleischer (voice of Roger Rabbit) (71)
In 1950 U.S. diver, Cynthia Potter (Olympic-Bronze-1976) (71)
In 1952 Actor, Paul Reubens [Pee Wee Herman] (Murphy Brown, Gotham) (69)
In 1953 Singer/guitarist, Alex Lifeson (Rush) (68)
In 1954 Tennis player, John Lloyd (Chris Evert's ex-husband) (67)
In 1955 Actress, Diana Scarwid (Psycho 3, Strange Invaders, Heat) (66)
In 1956 Bassist, Glen Matlock (ex-Sex Pistols) (65)
In 1961 Gospel singer, Yolanda Adams (60)
In 1963 TV host, Downtown Julie Brown (MTV, American Dance Traxx) (58)
In 1963 Playmate/actress, Patty Duffek (May-1984) (58)
In 1965 Guitarist, Mike Johnson (ex-Dinosaur Jr.) (56)
In 1969 Actress, Chandra Wilson (Grey's Anatomy) (52)
In 1970 Bassist, Tony Kanal (No Doubt) (51)
In 1974 Rap performer, Mase (47)
In 1976 Actress, Sarah Chalke (Becky Conner-Roseanne 93-95, Scrubs) (45)
In 1978 Actor, Shaun Weiss (Sean-Freaks & Geeks) (43)
In 1979 Actor, Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad, Westworld) (42)
In 1979 Guitarist, Jon Siebels (Eve 6) (42)
In 1980 Actor, Kyle Lowder (Brady Black-Days of Our Lives (41)
In 1981 Actor, Patrick J. Adams (Suits) (40)
In 1986 Singer, Mario Barrett (35)
In 1988 Actress, Alexa Vega (Spy Kids) (33)
In 1990 Bassist, Adam Met (AJR) (31)
In 1992 Actor, Blake Jenner (Glee, Supergirl) (29)
In 2007 Actress, Ariana Greenblatt (Stuck in the Middle) (14)

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

THINK BEFORE YOU POST

4th of July Facts & Figures: