Friday, April 10, 2015

April 10 Birthdays

401 – Theodosius II, Roman emperor (d. 450)
1512 – James V of Scotland (d. 1542)
1583 – Hugo Grotius, Dutch jurist and philosopher (d. 1645)
1651 – Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician, physicist, and physician (d. 1708)
1656 – René Lepage de Sainte-Claire, French-Canadian founder of Rimouski (d. 1718)
1704 – Benjamin Heath, English scholar and author (d. 1766)
1707 – Michel Corrette, French organist, composer, and author (d. 1795)
1713 – John Whitehurst, English geologist and clockmaker (d. 1788)
1755 – Samuel Hahnemann, German physician (d. 1843)
1762 – Giovanni Aldini, Italian physicist (d. 1834)
1778 – William Hazlitt, English painter and critic (d. 1830)
1783 – Hortense de Beauharnais, French-Dutch wife of Louis Bonaparte (d. 1837)
1794 – Matthew C. Perry, American commander (d. 1858)
1806 – Juliette Drouet, French actress (d. 1883)
1827 – Lew Wallace, American general, lawyer, and politician, 11th Governor of New Mexico Territory (d. 1905)
1829 – William Booth, English minister, founded The Salvation Army (d. 1912)
1837 – Forceythe Willson, American poet (d. 1867)
1847 – Joseph Pulitzer, Hungarian-American politician, journalist, and publisher, founded Pulitzer, Inc. (d. 1911)
1864 – Eugen d'Albert, Scottish-German pianist and composer (d. 1932)
1865 – Jack Miner, American-Canadian conservationist (d. 1944)
1867 – George William Russell, Irish author, poet, and painter (d. 1935)
1868 – George Arliss, English actor and playwright (d. 1946)
1873 – Kyösti Kallio, Finnish politician, 4th President of Finland (d. 1940)
1877 – Alfred Kubin, Austrian author and illustrator (d. 1959)
1879 – Bernhard Gregory, Estonian-German chess player (d. 1939)
1879 – Coenraad Hiebendaal, Dutch rower (d. 1921)
1880 – Frances Perkins, American politician, 4th United States Secretary of Labor (d. 1965)
1880 – Montague Summers, English clergyman and author (d. 1948)
1887 – Bernardo Houssay, Argentinian physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1971)
1891 – Frank Barson, English footballer and coach (d. 1968)
1894 – Ghanshyam Das Birla, Indian businessman (d. 1983)
1897 – Prafulla Chandra Sen, Indian politician and Chief Minister of West Bengal (d. 1990)
1897 – Ross Youngs, American baseball player (d. 1927)
1903 – Clare Boothe Luce, American politician and diplomat, United States Ambassador to Italy (d. 1987)
1903 – Clare Turlay Newberry, American author and illustrator (d. 1970)
1910 – Margaret Clapp, American scholar and academic (d. 1974)
1910 – Helenio Herrera, Argentinian footballer and manager (d. 1997)
1910 – Paul Sweezy, American economist and publisher, founded the Monthly Review (d. 2004)
1911 – Martin Denny, American pianist and composer (d. 2005)
1911 – Maurice Schumann, French journalist and politician, Minister of Foreign for France (d. 1998)
1912 – Boris Kidrič, Austrian-Slovenian politician (d. 1953)
1913 – Stefan Heym, German-American author (d. 2001)
1915 – Harry Morgan, American actor and director (d. 2011)
1915 – Leo Vroman, Dutch-American hematologist, poet, and illustrator (d. 2014)
1916 – Lee Jung Seob, Korean painter (d. 1956)
1917 – Jagjit Singh Lyallpuri, Indian politician (d. 2013)
1917 – Robert Burns Woodward, American chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1979)
1918 – Lee Bergere, American actor (d. 2007)
1919 – John Houbolt, American engineer and academic (d. 2014)
1921 – Chuck Connors, American baseball player and actor (d. 1992)
1921 – Jake Warren, Canadian diplomat, Canadian Ambassador to the United States (d. 2008)
1921 – Sheb Wooley, American actor and singer (d. 2003)
1923 – Roger Gaillard, Haitian historian and author (d. 2000)
1923 – Jane Kean, American actress and singer (d. 2013)
1924 – Kenneth Noland, American painter (d. 2010)
1925 – Linda Goodman, American astrologer and author (d. 1995)
1925 – Angelo Poffo, American wrestler (d. 2010)
1926 – Jacques Castérède, French pianist and composer (d. 2014)
1926 – Junior Samples, American actor (d. 1983)
1927 – Norma Candal, Puerto Rican actress (d. 2006)
1927 – Marshall Warren Nirenberg, American biochemist and geneticist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2010)
1929 – Mike Hawthorn, English race car driver (d. 1959)
1929 – Liz Sheridan, American actress
1929 – Max von Sydow, Swedish-French actor
1930 – Claude Bolling, French pianist, composer, and actor
1930 – Dolores Huerta, American activist, co-founded the United Farm Workers
1930 – Spede Pasanen, Finnish actor, director, and producer (d. 2001)
1930 – Lee Weaver, American actor
1932 – Delphine Seyrig, Lebanese-American actress and director (d. 1990)
1932 – Omar Sharif, Egyptian actor
1933 – Rokusuke Ei, Japanese composer and author
1933 – Helen McElhone, Scottish politician (d. 2013)
1933 – Poncie Ponce, American actor and singer (d. 2013)
1934 – David Halberstam, American journalist and author (d. 2007)
1934 – Richard Peck, American author
1935 – John A. Bennett, American soldier (d. 1961)
1935 – Patrick Garland, English actor and director (d. 2013)
1936 – John Howell, British long jumper
1936 – Milt Kogan, American actor
1936 – John Madden, American football player, coach, and sportscaster
1936 – Bobbie Smith, American singer (The Spinners) (d. 2013)
1937 – Bella Akhmadulina, Russian poet and author (d. 2010)
1938 – Don Meredith, American football player, sportscaster, and actor (d. 2010)
1939 – Claudio Magris, Italian author
1940 – Gloria Hunniford, Northern Irish radio and television host
1941 – Harold Long, Canadian politician (d. 2013)
1941 – Paul Theroux, American scholar and author
1942 – Ian Callaghan, English footballer
1942 – Stuart Dybek, American author and poet
1942 – Nick Auf der Maur, Canadian journalist and politician (d. 1998)
1943 – Andrzej Badeński, Polish sprinter (d. 2008)
1943 – Margaret Pemberton, English author
1944 – Mike Carrell, American politician (d. 2013)
1945 – Mordechai Mishani, Israeli politician (d. 2013)
1946 – David Angell, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2001)
1946 – Bob Watson, American baseball player and manager
1946 – Adolf Winkelmann, German director, producer, and screenwriter
1947 – David A. Adler. American author
1947 – William Castell, English businessman
1947 – Bunny Wailer, Jamaican singer-songwriter and drummer (Bob Marley and the Wailers)
1949 – Daniel Mangeas, French sportscaster
1950 – Ken Griffey, Sr., American baseball player and manager
1950 – Eddie Hazel, American guitarist (Parliament-Funkadelic, and The Parliaments) (d. 1992)
1950 – Akiko Wada, Japanese singer and actress
1951 – David Helvarg, American journalist and activist
1952 – Narayan Rane, Indian politician, 16th Chief Minister of Maharashtra
1952 – Steven Seagal, American actor, producer, and martial artist
1953 – David Moorcroft, English runner and businessman
1953 – Pamela Wallin, Canadian journalist and politician
1954 – Paul Bearer, American wrestler and manager (d. 2013)
1954 – Anne Lamott, American author
1954 – Peter MacNicol, American actor
1954 – Juan Williams, Panamanian-American journalist
1955 – Lesley Garrett, English soprano
1956 – Carol V. Robinson, British chemist
1957 – Aliko Dangote, Nigerian businessman, founded Dangote Group
1957 – John M. Ford, American author and poet (d. 2006)
1957 – Steve Gustafson, Spanish-American bass player (10,000 Maniacs)
1957 – Rosemary Hill, English historian and author
1958 – Bob Bell, Northern Irish engineer
1958 – Yefim Bronfman, Uzbek-American pianist
1959 – Babyface, American singer-songwriter and producer (After 7, The Deele, and Manchild)
1959 – Uwe Behrens, German footballer and manager
1959 – Davy Carton, Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Saw Doctors and Blaze X)
1959 – Yvan Loubier, Canadian economist and politician
1959 – Brian Setzer, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Stray Cats, The Tomcats, and The Brian Setzer Orchestra)
1960 – Steve Bisciotti, American businessman, co-founded Allegis Group
1960 – Katrina Leskanich, American-British singer-songwriter and guitarist (Katrina and the Waves)
1960 – Terry Teagle, American basketball player
1961 – Nicky Campbell, Scottish journalist and game show host
1961 – Joe Cole, American roadie and author (d. 1991)
1961 – Carole Goble, British academic and educator
1961 – Mark Jones, American basketball player
1961 – Steven Lyon, American actor, model, and photographer
1962 – Steve Tasker, American football player and sportscaster
1962 – Viktor Zuikov, Estonian fencer
1963 – Warren DeMartini, American guitarist and songwriter (Ratt)
1963 – Jeff Gray, American baseball player and coach
1963 – Doris Leuthard, Swiss lawyer and politician
1964 – Manon Bollegraf, Dutch tennis player
1964 – Felicia Collins, American guitarist (CBS Orchestra)
1964 – Gopinath Muthukad, Indian magician
1965 – Tim Alexander, American drummer (Primus and Major Lingo)
1966 – Steve Claridge, English footballer, manager, and sportscaster
1967 – Donald Dufresne, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
1967 – David Rovics, American singer-songwriter
1968 – Orlando Jones, American actor, producer, and screenwriter
1969 – Billy Jayne, American actor
1969 – Ekaterini Koffa, Greek sprinter
1970 – Q-Tip, American rapper, producer, and actor (A Tribe Called Quest)
1970 – Enrico Ciccone, Canadian ice hockey player
1970 – Leonard Doroftei, Romanian-Canadian boxer
1970 – Kenny Lattimore, American singer-songwriter
1971 – Brad William Henke, American actor
1971 – Indro Olumets, Estonian footballer
1971 – Al Reyes, Dominican-American baseball player
1971 – Nana Smith, American-Japanese tennis player
1972 – Ed Byrne, Irish comedian and actor
1972 – Priit Kasesalu, Estonian software developer and programmer
1973 – Guillaume Canet, French actor and director
1973 – Roberto Carlos, Brazilian footballer and manager
1973 – Aidan Moffat, Scottish singer-songwriter (Arab Strap and The Reindeer Section)
1973 – Christopher Simmons, Canadian-American graphic designer, author, and academic
1974 – Eric Greitens, American lieutenant
1974 – Petros Passalis, Greek footballer
1974 – Henning Wehn, German-English comedian
1975 – Chris Carrabba, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Dashboard Confessional and Further Seems Forever)
1975 – Terrence Lewis, Indian dancer and choreographer
1975 – Matthew Phillips, New Zealand-Italian rugby player
1976 – Sara Renner, Canadian skier
1976 – Clare Buckfield, English actress
1977 – Stephanie Sheh, American voice actress
1978 – Sir Christus, Finnish guitarist (Negative)
1979 – Iván Alonso, Uruguayan footballer
1979 – Kenyon Coleman, American football player
1979 – Shemekia Copeland, American singer
1979 – Rachel Corrie, American activist (d. 2003)
1979 – Tsuyoshi Domoto, Japanese singer-songwriter and actor (KinKi Kids, J-Friends, and Toraji Haiji)
1979 – Sophie Ellis-Bextor, English singer-songwriter (Theaudience)
1979 – Peter Kopteff, Finnish footballer
1980 – Sean Avery, Canadian ice hockey player, businessman, and advertising executive
1980 – Charlie Hunnam, English actor and screenwriter
1980 – Shao Jiayi, Chinese footballer
1980 – Kasey Kahne, American race car driver
1980 – Bryce Soderberg, American singer-songwriter and bass player (Lifehouse)
1981 – Gretchen Bleiler, American snowboarder
1981 – Anis Boussaïdi, Tunisian footballer
1981 – Laura Bell Bundy, American actress, singer, and dancer
1981 – Liz McClarnon, English singer and dancer (Atomic Kitten)
1981 – Michael Pitt, American actor, singer, and guitarist (Pagoda)
1981 – Alexei Semenov, Russian ice hockey player
1982 – Andre Ethier, American baseball player
1982 – Damián Lanza, Ecuadorian footballer
1982 – Chyler Leigh, American actress
1983 – Jamie Chung, American actress
1983 – Andrew Dost, American guitarist and songwriter (Fun and Anathallo)
1983 – Ryan Merriman, American actor
1983 – Hannes Sigurðsson, Icelandic footballer
1983 – Haig Sutherland, Canadian actor
1984 – Faustina Agolley, English-Australian television host and producer
1984 – Jeremy Barrett, American figure skater
1984 – Cara DeLizia, American actress
1984 – Billy Kay, American actor
1984 – Natasha Melnick, American actress
1984 – Mandy Moore, American singer-songwriter and actress
1984 – David Obua, Ugandan footballer
1984 – Damien Perquis, French-Polish footballer
1984 – Gonzalo Javier Rodríguez, Argentinian footballer
1985 – Willo Flood, Irish footballer
1985 – Jesús Gámez, Spanish footballer
1985 – Dion Phaneuf, Canadian ice hockey player
1985 – Paula Reca, Argentinian actress
1986 – Olivia Borlée, Belgian sprinter
1986 – Fernando Gago, Argentinian footballer
1986 – Vincent Kompany, Belgian footballer
1986 – Tore Reginiussen, Norwegian footballer
1986 – Ayesha Takia, Indian actress
1986 – Ben Torgersen, American actor
1987 – Vladimir Ivanov, Estonian tennis player
1987 – Shay Mitchell, Canadian actress
1987 – Jamie Renée Smith, American actress
1987 – Hayley Westenra, New Zealand soprano (Celtic Woman)
1988 – Haley Joel Osment, American actor
1990 – Lulinha, Brazilian footballer
1990 – Ben Amos, English footballer
1990 – Andile Jali, South African footballer
1990 – Alex Pettyfer, English actor
1991 – AJ Michalka, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actress (78violet)
1991 – Sergiusz Żymełka, Polish actor
1994 – Nerlens Noel, American basketball player
1995 – Ian Nelson, American actor
1996 – Audrey Whitby, American actress
2005 – Big Brown, American race horse
2007 – Princess Ariane of the Netherlands

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