Famous Birthdays on 25th April

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1214 - Louis IX, King of France (1226-70)
1228 - Conrad IV, Andria Italy, King of Germany, Jerusalem and Sicily (d. 1254)
1284 - Edward II, King of England (1307-27), Caernarfon Castle Gwynedd,
1287 - Roger de Mortimer, 1st Earl of March, de facto ruler of England (d. 1330)
1502 - Georg Major, German Protestant theologian (d. 1574)
1567 - Aurelio Signoretti, composer
1599 - Oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58)
1608 - Jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general
1614 - Hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas
1614 - Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer
1621 - Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrery, British soldier, statesman, and dramatist (d. 1679)
1666 - Johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 - Guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1690 - Gottlieb Theophil Muffat, composer
1694 - Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington, English architect (d. 1753)
English Military and Political Leader Oliver CromwellEnglish Military and Political Leader Oliver Cromwell (1599) 1710 - James Ferguson, astronomer
1723 - Giovanni Marco Rutini, composer
1725 - Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel, British admiral (d. 1786)
1730 - Fedele Fenaroli, composer
1767 - Nicolas Oudinot, French marshal (d. 1847)
1769 - Mark Isambard Brunel, engineer/inventor
1770 - Georg Sverdrup, Norwegian philologist (d. 1850)
1776 - Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh (d. 1857)
1792 - John Keble, Anglican priest/founder (Oxford Movement)
1818 - Marek Konrad Sokolowski, composer
1824 - Gustave-Rodolphe-Clarence Boulanger, painter
1825 - Charles Ferdinand Dowd, US, standardized time zones
1837 - William Charles Levey, composer
1840 - James Dearing, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1865)
1841 - Pauline Lucca, soprano
1842 - Antonio Fogazzarro, Italian writer/poet (Il santo/Leila)
1843 - Alice of the United Kingdom, Grand Duchess of Hesse (d. 1878)
1849 - Felix Klein, German mathematician (Evanston Colloquium)
1851 - Leopoldo Alas y Ureña, a.k.a. "Clarín", Spanish novelist (d. 1901)
1862 - Edward Grey, English viscount of Fallodon/minister of Foreign affairs
1867 - Jean Demoor, Belgian physician/physiologist
1868 - John Bevins Moisant, pioneer aviator, first to cross English Channel with passenger and a cat, killed in New Orleans whose present day airport was originally name for him. (D. 1910)
1869 - Karl Prohaska, composer
1871 - Sara Amsel, Indonesian/Dutch actress
1872 - Charles Burgess Fry, cricketer/world record long jumper
Inventor and Nobel Laureate Guglielmo MarconiInventor and Nobel Laureate Guglielmo Marconi (1874) 1874 - Guglielmo Marconi, Bologna Italy, inventor (radio, Nobel 1909)
1876 - Ruben Marcos Campos, composer
1881 - Hans Windisch, German new testament expert
1883 - Elsa Maxwell, Keokuk Iowa, writer (Jack Paar Show)
1889 - Charles Kellaway, cricketer (great Australian all-rounder of 1920's)
1895 - Stanley Rous, British soccer official
1897 - Haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer
1897 - VAA Mary, English princess
1898 - Fred Haney, baseball player (d. 1977)
1900 - Hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, 1st Baron Gladwyn, British politician and diplomat
1900 - Wolfgang Pauli, Swiss/Us physicist (Pauli inhibition, Nobel 1945)
1901 - Ernst Gernot Klussmann, composer
1902 - Werner Heyde, German psychiatrist (d. 1964)
1903 - Camilla Horn, actress (Rebus, Vertigine, Polterabend, Matinee Idol)
1903 - Carl Gustav Sparre Olsen, composer
1903 - Andrey Nikolayevich Kolmogorov, Russian mathematician (d. 1987)
1905 - Hugh Willatt, solicitor/public servant
1905 - Walter Hassan, engineer
1905 - George Nepia, New Zealand rugby player (d. 1986)
1906 - Sally Salminen, writer
1906 - William J Brennan Jr, NJ, 92nd Supreme Court judge (1956-90) [or 8/25]
1906 - Zoltan Gardonyi, composer
1907 - Paula Trueman, actress (Gran-Billy), born in NYC, New York
1907 - Vasily Pavlovich Solov'yov-Sedoy, composer
1908 - Edward R Murrow, Pole Creek NC, newscaster (Person to Person)
1909 - Jaroslav Doubrava, composer
1912 - Gladys L Presley, mother of Elvis
1913 - Earl Bostic, Tulsa OK, alto sax player (Flamingo, Temptation)
1913 - Russ Conway, Brandon Manitoba, actor (Richard Diamond Private Eye)
1914 - Claude Mauriac, writer
1914 - Marcos Perez Jimenez, president/dictator Venezuela
1914 - Ross Lockridge, Jr., American writer (d. 1948)
1915 - A J A Quintus Bosz, Indonesian/Suriname lawyer
1915 - William Goyen, writer
Jazz Musician Ella FitzgeraldJazz Musician Ella Fitzgerald (1917) 1917 - Ella Fitzgerald, Newport News VA, jazz singer (Is it live or Memorex)
1918 - Astrid Varnay, Stockholm Sweden, soprano (Met Opera 1941-56)
1918 - Gerard Henri de Vaucouleurs, French astronomer (d. 1995)
1919 - Heinz Wunderlich, composer
1920 - Jean Carmet, actor (Cache Cash, Miss Mona, Night Magic)
1920 - Marre, reformer of the bar
1921 - Jean Mogin, Belgian poet
1921 - Karel Appel, painter (Vragende Children)
1923 - Aafje J R Bouber, [Blom], actress (Traveller Without Baggage)
1923 - Albert King, Indianola, Mississippi, American blues singer/guitarist (Bad Look Blues)
1923 - Anita Bjorak, actress (Miss Julie, Loving Couples, Night People)
1923 - Francis Graham-Smith, British astronomer
1923 - Melissa Hayden, Toronto Canada, ballerina (1961 Silver Bowl)
1924 - Erzsebet Szonyi, composer
1924 - Franco Mannino, composer
1925 - Anthony Christopher, British trade unionist
1925 - Kay E. Kuter, American actor (d. 2003)
1926 - Paul Walter Furst, composer
1926 - Gertrude Fröhlich-Sandner, Austrian politician (d. 2008)
1927 - Ernst Widmer, composer
1927 - Albert Uderzo, French cartoonist
1929 - Jose Angel Valente, Spanish poet (A modo the esperanza)
1929 - Yvette Corlett, athlete
1929 - Yvette Williams, NZ, long jumper (Oly-gold-52)
1930 - Dotty Mack, Cincinnati Ohio, actress (Paul Dixon Show)
1930 - Paul Mazursky, American writer/director (Moscow on the Hudson), born in Brooklyn, New York, (d. 2014)
1930 - Roy Marshall, cricket opener (prolific Hampshire only 4 Tests for WI)
1931 - David Shepherd, painter
1931 - Felix Berezin, Russian mathematician (d. 1980)
1932 - Lia Manoliu, Romania, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1968)
1932 - Meadowlark Lemmon, basketball star (Harlem Globetrotter) [or 0421]
1932 - William Roache, England, actor (Ken Barlow-Coronation Street)
1933 - Helen Paling, British circuit judge
1933 - Jerry Leiber, songwriter (Leiber & Stoller)
1934 - David de Peyer, cancer research campaigner
1934 - Denny "Scott" Miller, American actor (Wagon Train), born in Bloomington Ind, (d. 2014)
1934 - Peter McParland, Northern Irish footballer
1935 - April Ashley, English model
1937 - Bo Brundin, Stockholm Sweden, actress (Rhinemann Exchange)
1937 - Thomas Faber, publisher
1938 - Ton Schulten, Dutch artist
1938 - Roger Boisjoly, Lowell, Massachusetts, aerodynamicist (anticipated challenger disaster), (d. 2012)
1939 - Richard earl of Lichfield, English photographer
1939 - Veronica Sutherland, British diplomat
1939 - Ted Kooser, American poet and US Poet Laureate
Actor Al PacinoActor Al Pacino (1940) 1940 - Al Pacino, actor (And Justice For All, Godfather, Scorpio), born in NYC, New York
1940 - Marian Norrie
1940 - O B McClinton, [Burnett], country singer (Keep your arms around me)
1941 - Bertrand Tavernier, actor (Capt Conan, L627, Daddy Nostalgie)
1941 - Chris Augustine, rocker (Every Mother's Son)
1941 - Lawrence J Smith, (Rep-D-FL, 1983- )
1941 - Princess Muna al-Hussein, of Jordan
1942 - John Martin Dalby, composer
1942 - Jon Kyl, Oakland, Nebraska, US Senator (Rep-R-Arizona)
1944 - John Bryant, editor (Europeans)
1945 - Bjorn Ulvaeus, rock vocalist/guitarist (ABBA-Waterloo, Dancing Queen)
1945 - Michael Kogel, rocker
1945 - Stu Cook, rock bassist (Creedence Clearwater Revival-Proud Mary)
1945 - Walt Wesley, NBA star (Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks, LA Lakers)
1946 - Digby Fairweather, jazz trumpeter
1946 - Peter Sutherland, CEO (Allied Irish Banks)
1946 - Ronnie Gilbert, rocker (Lifeline, Harp)
1946 - Talia Shire, [Coppola], Lake Success NY, actress (Adrienne-Rocky)
1946 - Vladimir Zhirinovsky, [Edelstein], Russian nationalist/anti-semite
1947 - Bill Fontana, composer
1947 - Jeffrey DeMunn, actor (Blaze, Frances, Windy City), born in Buffalo, New York
1947 - Johan Cruyff, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Dutch soccer player/coach (Ajax/Barcelona)
1948 - Mike Selvey, cricketer (England pace bowler of late 70's)
1948 - Yu Shyi-kun, former Premier of Taiwan
1949 - Michael Brown, keyboardist (Left Bank-Don't Walk Away Renee), born in NYC, New York
1949 - Dominique Strauss-Kahn, French economist, lawyer, and politician
1949 - Vicente Pernía, Argentine footballer
1949 - James Fenton, British poet
1950 - Steve Ferrone, Sussex, rock drummer (Average White Band)
1951 - Ian McCartney, Kirkintilloch, United Kingdom, British MP (1987-2010)
1951 - Linda Stone, pharmacist
1952 - Cory Day, Bronx NY, rock vocalist
1952 - Vladislav Tretiak, USSR hockey player (Olympic-gold-1972, 76)
1952 - Ketil Bjørnstad, Norwegian pianist
1953 - Gary Cosier, cricketer (Australian batsman 1975-78, 109 on debut v WI)
1953 - Ron Clements, American animation director
1954 - Rob Crosby, Sumter SC, country singer (She's a Natural)
1955 - Buster Mottram, tennis player
1955 - Joanne Abbott, Sarnia Ontario, yachter (Olympics-96)
1955 - John Nunn, British chess player
1955 - Américo Gallego, Argentine footballer
1955 - Parviz Parastui, Iranian actor
1956 - Jaroslava Schallerová, Hungarian actress
1957 - Eric Bristow, "Crafty Cockney
LPGA Golfer Christa JohnsonLPGA Golfer Christa Johnson (1958) 1958 - Christa Johnson, Arcata California, LPGA golfer (1990 Atlantic City Classic)
1958 - Fish, [Derek William Dick], Scottish vocalist (Marillion-Sugar Mice)
1958 - Flab, rocker
1959 - Billy Rankin, Glasgow, Scotland, rocker
1959 - Tony Phillips, baseballoutfielder: Chicago White Sox, born in Atlanta, Georgia
1959 - Dominique Blanc, French actress
1960 - Bruce Redman, Australian film producer
1961 - Dinesh D'Souza, American author
1964 - Andy Bell, rocker (Erasure-Oh L'Amour)
1964 - Jackie Campbell, LA Cal, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-5th-1993)
1964 - Jamie Siddons, cricketer (Victorian & SA batsman ODI for Aust 1988)
1964 - Hank Azaria, New York City, American actor (The Birdcage) and voice behind many characters in The Simpsons (Moe, Apu, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy, Carl Carlson)
Actor Hank AzariaActor Hank Azaria (1964) 1964 - Wisit Sasanatieng, Thai film director
1965 - Denis Perez, hockey defenseman (Team France 1998)
1965 - Mark Bryant, NBA forward/center (Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets)
1965 - Eric Avery, American musician (Jane's Addiction, Deconstruction, Polar Bear)
1966 - Darren Holmes, Asheville NC, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
1966 - Isabelle Pasco, France, actress (Ave Maria)/model (Elle, Vogue)
1967 - Angel Martino, Americus GA, 50m/100m freestyle (Oly-gold/2 br-92, 96)
1969 - Darren Woodson, NFL safety (Dallas Cowboys)
1969 - Gavin Bruk-Jackson, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test batsman 1993)
1969 - Jon Olsen, US, 100m freestyle/400m/800m medley (Olymp-gold-1992, 96)
1969 - Marisa Pedulla, Bellefonte PA, half-lightweight judoka (Olympics-96)
1969 - Nir Shental, Israel, Men's 470 yachter (Oly-15th-1996)
1969 - Sanjeeva Ranatunga, cricketer (Sri Lankan Test batsman 1994- )
1969 - Travis Fryman, Lexington KY, infielder (Detroit Tigers)
1969 - Joe Buck, American sports broadcaster
1969 - Renée Zellweger, American actress
1970 - Corwin Brown, NFL safety (NY Jets, NE Patriots)
1970 - Steve Tovar, NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals)
1970 - Tionne Watkins, American singer
1971 - Andrew Grigg, CFL receiver (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
1971 - Brad Clontz, Stuart VA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)
1971 - Eric England, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
1971 - Michelle Harris, Newark Delaware, Miss America-Delaware (1996)
1971 - Pam Schaffrath, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Chicago, Illinois
1971 - Tomoko Kawakami, (Voice Actress), Japanese Seiyuu

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