Thursday, April 9, 2015

April 9 Birthdays

1498 – Jean, Cardinal of Lorraine (d. 1550)
1597 – John Davenport, English minister, co-founded the New Haven Colony (d. 1670)
1598 – Johann Crüger, German composer (d. 1662)
1627 – Johann Caspar Kerll, German organist and composer (d. 1693)
1634 – Countess Albertine Agnes of Nassau (d. 1696)
1648 – Henri de Massue, Earl of Galway, French soldier and diplomat (d. 1720)
1649 – James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth, Dutch-English general (d. 1685)
1680 – Philippe Néricault Destouches, French playwright (d. 1754)
1686 – James Craggs the Younger, English politician (d. 1721)
1691 – Johann Matthias Gesner, German scholar (d. 1761)
1717 – Georg Matthias Monn, Austrian organist, composer, and educator (d. 1750)
1770 – Thomas Johann Seebeck, German physicist (d. 1831)
1773 – Étienne Aignan, French author and academic (d. 1824)
1794 – Theobald Boehm, German flute player and composer (d. 1881)
1802 – Elias Lönnrot, Finnish physician and philologist (d. 1884)
1806 – Isambard Kingdom Brunel, English engineer, designed the Clifton Suspension Bridge (d. 1859)
1807 – James Bannerman, Scottish theologian (d. 1868)
1821 – Charles Baudelaire, French poet and critic (d. 1867)
1830 – Eadweard Muybridge, English photographer (d. 1904)
1835 – Leopold II of Belgium (d. 1909)
1846 – Paolo Tosti, Italian-English composer and educator (d. 1916)
1865 – Erich Ludendorff, German general (d. 1937)
1865 – Charles Proteus Steinmetz, Polish-American mathematician and engineer (d. 1923)
1867 – Chris Watson, Chilean-Australian politician, 3rd Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1941)
1867 – Charles Winckler, Danish tug of war competitor (d. 1932)
1872 – Léon Blum, French politician, Prime Minister of France (d. 1950)
1875 – Jacques Futrelle, American journalist and author (d. 1912)
1880 – Jan Letzel, Czech architect (d. 1925)
1882 – Frederick Francis IV, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (d. 1946)
1883 – Frank King, American cartoonist (d. 1969)
1888 – Sol Hurok, Ukrainian-American talent manager (d. 1974)
1893 – Charles E. Burchfield, American painter (d.1967)
1893 – Victor Gollancz, English publisher, founded Victor Gollancz Ltd (d. 1967)
1893 – Rahul Sankrityayan, Indian historian and author (d. 1963)
1895 – Mance Lipscomb, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1976)
1895 – Michel Simon, Swiss-French actor (d. 1975)
1897 – John B. Gambling, American radio host (d. 1974)
1898 – Curly Lambeau, American football player and coach (d. 1965)
1898 – Paul Robeson, American singer, actor, and activist (d. 1976)
1900 – Allen Jenkins, American actor (d. 1974)
1901 – Jean Bruchési, Canadian historian (d. 1979)
1901 – Paul Willis, American actor (d. 1960)
1902 – Théodore Monod, French explorer and scholar (d. 2000)
1903 – Ward Bond, American actor (d. 1960)
1904 – Sharkey Bonano, American singer, trumpet player, and bandleader (d. 1972)
1905 – J. William Fulbright, American politician (d. 1995)
1906 – Rafaela Aparicio, Spanish actress (d. 1996)
1906 – Antal Doráti, Hungarian-American conductor and composer (d. 1988)
1908 – Joseph Krumgold, American author and screenwriter (d. 1980)
1908 – Victor Vasarely, Hungarian painter (d. 1997)
1910 – Abraham A. Ribicoff, American politician, 80th Governor of Connecticut (d. 1998)
1912 – Lev Kopelev, Russian author (d. 1997)
1913 – Smaro Stefanidou, Greek actress (d. 2010)
1915 – Daniel Johnson, Sr., Canadian politician, 20th Premier of Quebec (d. 1968)
1917 – Johannes Bobrowski, German songwriter and poet (d. 1965)
1917 – Ronnie Burgess, Welsh footballer (d. 2005)
1917 – Brad Dexter, American actor (d. 2002)
1918 – Jørn Utzon, Danish architect, designed the Sydney Opera House (d. 2008)
1919 – J. Presper Eckert, American engineer, invented the ENIAC (d. 1995)
1921 – Jean-Marie Balestre, French businessman (d. 2008)
1921 – Frankie Thomas, American actor (d. 2006)
1922 – Carl Amery, German author and activist (d. 2005)
1923 – Leonard Levy, American historian and author (d. 2006)
1925 – Virginia Gibson, American actress, singer, and dancer (d. 2013)
1925 – Art Kane, American photographer (d. 1995)
1926 – Hugh Hefner, American publisher, founded Playboy Enterprises
1928 – Paul Arizin, American basketball player (d. 2006)
1928 – Tom Lehrer, American singer-songwriter, pianist, and mathematician
1928 – Aubrey Woods, English actor and singer (d. 2013)
1929 – Sharan Rani Backliwal, Indian sarod player and scholar (d. 2008)
1929 – Paule Marshall, American author
1930 – Nathaniel Branden, Canadian-American psychotherapist and author (d. 2014)
1930 – F. Albert Cotton, American chemist and academic (d. 2007)
1930 – Wallace McCain, Canadian businessman, founded McCain Foods (d. 2011)
1931 – Richard Hatfield, Canadian politician, 26th Premier of New Brunswick (d. 1991)
1932 – Jim Fowler, American zoologist and television host
1932 – Armin Jordan, Swiss conductor (d. 2006)
1932 – Peter Moores, English businessman and philanthropist
1932 – Carl Perkins, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1998)
1933 – Jean-Paul Belmondo, French actor
1933 – René Burri, Swiss photographer and journalist (d. 2014)
1933 – Fern Michaels, American author
1933 – Richard Rose, American political scientist
1934 – Bill Birch, New Zealand politician, 38th New Zealand Minister of Finance
1934 – Tom Phillis, Australian motorcycle racer (d. 1962)
1935 – Aulis Sallinen, Finnish composer and academic
1935 – Avery Schreiber, American actor (d. 2002)
1936 – Jerzy Maksymiuk, Polish pianist, composer, and conductor
1936 – Valerie Solanas, American author (d. 1988)
1937 – Simon Brown, Baron Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood, English lieutenant, lawyer, and judge
1937 – Marty Krofft, Canadian screenwriter and producer
1937 – Valerie Singleton, English television and radio host
1938 – Viktor Chernomyrdin, Russian businessman and politician, 30th Prime Minister of Russia (d. 2010)
1938 – Rockin' Sidney, American singer (d. 1998)
1939 – Michael Learned, American actress
1940 – Jim Roberts, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
1941 – Kay Adams, American singer
1941 – Hannah Gordon, Scottish actress
1941 – Chu Song-woong, South Korean actor (d. 1985)
1942 – Brandon deWilde, American actor (d. 1972)
1942 – Margo Smith, American singer-songwriter
1943 – Terry Knight, American singer-songwriter and producer (Terry Knight and the Pack) (d. 2004)
1944 – Joe Brinkman, American baseball player and umpire
1945 – Steve Gadd, American drummer (Stuff, Steps Ahead, and Sunlightsquare)
1945 – Peter Gammons, American journalist
1946 – Nate Colbert, American baseball player
1946 – Mike Hancock, English politician
1946 – Alan Knott, English cricketer
1946 – Sara Parkin, Scottish activist and politician
1946 – David Webb, English footballer, coach, and manager
1947 – Giovanni Andrea Cornia, Italian development economist
1948 – Jaya Bachchan, Indian actress and politician
1948 – Michel Parizeau, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
1948 – Patty Pravo, Italian singer
1949 – Tony Cragg, English sculptor
1952 – Robert Clark, American author
1952 – Tania Tsanaklidou, Greek singer and actress
1953 – John Howard, English singer-songwriter and pianist
1953 – Hal Ketchum, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1954 – Ken Kalfus, AMerican journalist and author
1954 – Dennis Quaid, American actor, singer, and producer
1954 – Iain Duncan Smith, Scottish lieutenant and politician, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
1955 – Yamina Benguigui, French director and politician
1955 – Joolz Denby, English poet and author
1955 – Kate Heyhoe, American author
1956 – Michael Benton, scientist
1956 – Michael Hashim, American saxophonist
1956 – Miguel Ángel Russo, Argentinian footballer and coach
1956 – Nigel Shadbolt, Computer Scientist
1956 – Vahur Sova, Estonian architect
1956 – Marina Zueva, Russian ice dancer and coach
1957 – Seve Ballesteros, Spanish golfer (d. 2011)
1957 – Martin Margiela, Belgian fashion designer
1958 – Tony Sibson, English boxer
1958 – Nigel Slater, English journalist and author
1959 – Bernard Jenkin, English politician, Shadow Secretary of State for Defence
1960 – Jaak Aab, Estonian politician, Minister of Social Affairs of Estonia
1961 – Mark Kelly, Irish keyboard player (Marillion and DeeExpus)
1961 – Kirk McCaskill, Canadian-American baseball and hockey player
1962 – John Eaves, American production designer and illustrator
1962 – Ihor Podolchak, Ukrainian director, producer, and screenwriter
1962 – Imran Sherwani, English field hockey player
1962 – Jeff Turner, American basketball player, coach, and sportscaster
1963 – Marc Jacobs, American-French fashion designer
1963 – Joe Scarborough, American journalist, lawyer, and politician
1964 – Rob Awalt, German-American football player
1964 – Daniel Escobar, American actor (d. 2013)
1964 – Lisa Guerrero, American actress and journalist
1964 – Soyo Oka, Japanese pianist and composer
1964 – Peter Penashue, Canadian politician
1964 – Margaret Peterson Haddix, American author
1964 – Rick Tocchet, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach
1965 – Jay Wesley Neill, American murderer (d. 2002)
1965 – Mark Pellegrino, American actor
1965 – Paulina Porizkova, Czech-American model and actress
1965 – Jeff Zucker, American businessman
1966 – Cynthia Nixon, American actress
1967 – Natascha Engel, German-English politician
1967 – Alex Kahn, American puppeteer
1969 – Linda Kisabaka, German runner
1970 – Chorão, Brazilian singer-songwriter (Charlie Brown Jr.) (d. 2013)
1970 – Mike Barz, American journalist
1970 – Tricia Penrose, English actress and singer
1971 – Peter Canavan, Irish footballer and manager
1971 – Leo Fortune-West, English footballer and manager
1971 – Austin Peck, American actor
1971 – Jacques Villeneuve, Canadian race car driver
1972 – Bernard Ackah, German-Japanese martial artist and kick-boxer
1972 – Neve McIntosh, Scottish actress
1972 – Angelica Sin, American actress
1972 – Siiri Vallner, Estonian architect
1973 – Spencer Rice, Canadian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
1974 – Jenna Jameson, American actress and model
1974 – Alexander Pichushkin, Russian serial killer
1975 – Anna Coren, Australian journalist
1975 – Robbie Fowler, English footballer and manager
1975 – David Gordon Green, American director and screenwriter
1976 – Kyle Peterson, American baseball player and sportscaster
1976 – Blayne Weaver, American actor and screenwriter
1977 – Marko Lepik, Estonian footballer
1977 – Gerard Way, American singer-songwriter and producer (My Chemical Romance)
1978 – Jorge Andrade, Portuguese footballer
1978 – Vesna Pisarović, Croatian singer
1978 – Rachel Stevens, English singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress (S Club)
1978 – Veronica Taylor, American voice actress
1979 – Katsuni, French porn actress
1979 – Billy Brandt, American actor
1979 – Albina Dzhanabaeva, Russian singer and actress (Nu Virgos)
1979 – Albert Hammond, Jr., American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Strokes)
1979 – Keith Nobbs, American actor
1979 – Keshia Knight Pulliam, American actress
1979 – Jeff Reed, American football player
1979 – Mark Ruiz, Puerto Rican diver
1979 – Ben Silverstone, English actor and lawyer
1980 – Clueso, German singer-songwriter and producer
1980 – Sarah Ayton, English sailor
1980 – Yoanna House, American model
1980 – Jerko Leko, Croatian footballer
1980 – Ryan Northcott, Canadian actor
1980 – Isabelle Severino, French gymnast and actress
1980 – Rachel Specter, American actress
1980 – Lee Yo-won, South Korean actress
1981 – Moran Atias, Israeli actress and model
1981 – Milan Bartovič, Czech ice hockey player
1981 – A. J. Ellis, American baseball player
1981 – Arlen Escarpeta, Belizean-American actor
1981 – Eric Harris, American murderer, committed the Columbine High School massacre (d. 1999)
1981 – Ireneusz Jeleń, Polish footballer
1981 – Dennis Sarfate, American baseball player
1981 – Melissa Witek, American model, Miss Florida USA 2005
1982 – Jay Baruchel, Canadian actor
1982 – Carlos Hernández, Costa Rican footballer
1982 – Kathleen Munroe, Canadian-American actress
1983 – Ryan Clark, Australian actor
1983 – Willie Colon, American football player
1984 – Linda Chung, Canadian-Hong Kong actress and singer
1984 – Adam Loewen, Canadian baseball player
1984 – Lili Mirojnick, American actress
1984 – Óscar Razo, Mexican footballer
1985 – Antonio Nocerino, Italian footballer
1985 – David Robertson, American baseball player
1985 – Tomohisa Yamashita, Japanese actor and singer (NEWS, Kitty GYM, and Shūji to Akira)
1986 – Mike Hart, American football player
1986 – Brian Larsen, American singer-songwriter and producer
1986 – Luca Marin, Italian swimmer
1986 – Leighton Meester, American actress and singer
1987 – Kassim Abdallah, French-Comorian footballer
1987 – Graham Gano, American football player
1987 – Craig Mabbitt, American singer (Escape the Fate, Blessthefall, The Word Alive, and The Dead Rabbitts)
1987 – Jesse McCartney, American singer-songwriter and actor (Dream Street)
1987 – Jarrod Mullen, Australian rugby player
1987 – Jazmine Sullivan, American singer and actress
1988 – Uee, South Korean singer, dancer, and actress (After School)
1988 – Michel Alves Baroni, Brazilian footballer
1988 – Dino Imperial, Filipino actor
1988 – Jeremy Metcalfe, English race car driver
1989 – Danielle Kahle, American figure skater
1990 – Ram Bahadur Bomjon, Nepalese monk
1990 – David Jones-Roberts, Australian actor
1990 – Kristen Stewart, American actress
1990 – Ryan Williams, American football player
1991 – Ryan Kelly, American basketball player
1992 – Joshua Ledet, American singer
1994 – Joey Pollari, American actor
1995 – Domagoj Bošnjak, Croatian basketball player
1998 – Elle Fanning, American actress
1999 – Isaac Hempstead-Wright, English actor
2000 – Jackie Evancho, American singer and actress

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