Famous Birthdays on 13th January

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1334 - King Henry II of Castile (d. 1379)
1381 - St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 - Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1505 - Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1562 - Mark Alexander Boyd, Scottish poet (d. 1601)
1596 - Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1610 - Maria Anna of Austria, Electress of Bavaria (d. 1665)
1616 - Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
1635 - Philipp Jakob Spener, German theologian (d. 1705)
1651 - Henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (d. 1694)
1683 - Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 - Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1720 - Richard Hurd, English bishop and writer (d. 1808)
1727 - Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1734 - Luca Sorkocevic, composer
1749 - Friedrich Müller, painter and dramatist (d. 1825)
1778 - Anton Fischer, composer
1787 - John Davis, 14th and 17th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1854)
1788 - Carl Ludwig Cornelius Westenholz, composer
1802 - Eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright
1804 - Paul Gavarni, French caricaturist (d. 1866)
1805 - Thomas Dyer, Mayor of Chicago (d. 1862)
1807 - Napoleon Bonaparte Buford, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1883
1808 - Salmon P Chase, (Sen-R) cabinet member, 6th chief justice (1864-73)
1812 - Humphrey Marshall, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1872
1812 - Victor de Laprade, French poet and critic (d. 1883)
1815 - William Henry French, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1881
1824 - Ignacy Marceli Komorowski, composer
1832 - Horatio Alger, Jr., Chelsea Massachusetts, American minister and author (Lost at Sea, Work & Win)
1835 - Gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns, Belgian jurist/minister of the Interior
1845 - Félix Tisserand, French Astronomer (d. 1896)
1850 - Leon Francis Victor Caron, composer
1858 - Oskar Minkowski, Biologist (d.1931)
1859 - Karl Bleibtreu, German author (Revolution of Literature)
1859 - Kostis Palamas, Greek poet (d. 1943)
1861 - Max Nonne, German neurologist (d. 1959)
1864 - Wilhelm K W Wien, German physicist (Nobel 1911)
1865 - Princess Marie of Orléans (d. 1908)
1866 - Vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov, composer
1869 - Emanuele F, duke of Aosta, Italian general (WW I)/fascist
1870 - Henryk Opienski, Polish composer/conductor (St Moniuszko)
1870 - Ross Granville Harrison, American biologist (d.1959)
1874 - Jozef E van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechlin
1878 - Lionel Groulx, Canadian nationalist (d. 1967)
1881 - Essington Lewis, Australian industrialist (d. 1961)
1884 - Johannes Elsensohn, Dutch actor/writer (Arie, novel from the Jordan)
1884 - Sophie Tucker, [Kalish], Russia, singer/last of red hot mammas
1885 - Alfred Fuller, CEO (Fuller Brush Man)
1886 - Art Ross, Canadian ice hockey player and executive (d. 1964)
1887 - George Gurdjieff, Armenian-Greek mystic (d. 1949)
1890 - Jüri Uluots, Estonian Prime Minister (d. 1945)
1892 - Paul Smart, US, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1948)
1893 - Clarke Ashton Smith, US, sci-fi author (Lost Worlds, Genius Loci)
1893 - Jan Evangelista Zelinka, composer
1893 - Roy Cazaly, Australian rules footballer (d. 1963)
1895 - Anton Betzner, writer
1895 - Fortunio Bonanova, Palma de Mallorca Spain, opera singer
1898 - Pedro DE Teixeira de Mattos, Dutch diplomat
1898 - Kai Munk, Danish playwright and Lutheran pastor, martyr (d. 1944)
1898 - Carlo Tagliabue, Italian baritone (d. 1978)
1899 - Kay Francis, American actress (d. 1968)
1900 - Yasuji Kiyose, composer
1901 - A. B. Guthrie, American novelist, historian (d. 1991)
1901 - Mieczysław Żywczyński, Polish historian and priest (d. 1978)
1903 - Kay Francis, [Katherine E Gibbs], Oklahoma City, actress (False Madonna)
1904 - Richard Addinsell, London England, composer (Taming of Shrew)
1905 - Percy Humphrey, New Orleans, Louisiana, jazz trumpet player and bandleader
1906 - Maxime Jacob, composer
1907 - Sabine Zlatin, nurse
1909 - Danny Barker, jazz guitarist
1909 - Marinus van der Lubbe, Dutch communist
1911 - Johannes Bjelke-Petersen, premier (Queensland)
1913 - Jeff Morrow, NYC, actor (Bart-Union Pacific, Temperatures Rising)
1913 - Ralph Edwards, Merino Colo, TV host (This is Your Life)
1915 - Edward Frederick Weston Goodman, property developer
1916 - Bella Lewitsky, choreographer
1916 - Osa Massen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Jack London, Rocketship XM)
1917 - Felix Guerro Diaz, composer
1918 - Lester Sill, pioneer music publisher/record producer
1918 - Steve Dunne, Northampton Mass, actor (Professional Father)
1918 - Ted Willis, prolific English screenwriter (It's Great to be Young)
1919 - Army Archerd, Hollywood columnist/TV host (Movie Game)
1919 - Robert Stack, Los Angeles California, actor (Eliot Ness-Untouchables, Airplane)
1921 - Dachine Rainer, British writer (d. 2000)
1923 - Danil Shafran, cellist
1923 - Jack Watling, London, actor (Nanny, Adventure for 2, Naked Heart)
1924 - Philip Rawson, artist/teacher
1924 - Paul Feyerabend, Austrian-born philosopher (d. 1994)
1925 - Gwen Verdon, LA, actress/singer/dancer (Cotton Club, Sweet Charity)
1925 - Rosemary Murphy, Munich Germany, actress (Margaret-Lucas Tanner)
1926 - Carolyn Heilbrun, [Amanda Cross], author (Lady Ottoline's Album)
1926 - Pamela M Cunnington, English architect/author (Change of Use)
1926 - Michael Bond, British writer
1927 - Brock Adams, American politician (d. 2004)
1927 - Sydney Brenner, British Nobel Laureate
1928 - David Sheiner, NYC, actor (Paul-Mr Novak, Norman-Diana)
1928 - Gregory Walcott, Wilson NC, actor (87th Precinct)
1929 - Joseph Anthony Pass, guitarist
1929 - Wim Bary, Dutch actor/theater director (Nice Boys)
1930 - Frances Sternhagen, Wash DC, actress (Outland, Starting Over)
1930 - Liz Anderson, rocker
1930 - Roman Ciesiewicz, artist/graphic designer
1931 - Charles Nelson Reilly, NYC, actor (Match Game, Ghost & Mrs Muir)
1931 - Ian Hendry, English actor (d. 1984)
1933 - Nurdin Jivraj, Tanzanian/British hotel magnate (Buckingham Intl)
1933 - Ron[ald Joseph] Goulart, US, sci-fi author (Deadwalk, Plunder)
1933 - Tom B Gola, NBA Hall-of-Famer, (d. 2014)
1934 - Rip Taylor, Washington, D.C., American actor and comedian (Gong Show, $1.98 Beauty Show)
1935 - Mauro Forghieri, Italian automotive & mechanical engineer (Scuderia Ferrari)
1935 - Elsa Martinelli, Italian actress
1936 - Ami Maayani, composer
1936 - Edward R Madigan, (Rep-R-IL, 1973- )
1936 - Renato Bruson, Italian operatic baritone
1938 - Billy Gray, Los Angeles California, actor (Bud-Father Knows Best)
1938 - Paavo Johannes Heininen, composer
1938 - William B. Davis, Canadian actor
1938 - Tord Grip, Swedish football manager
1939 - Jacek Gmoch, Polish footballer and coach
1940 - Edmund White, American author
1941 - Meinhard Nehmer, German DR, 2 man bobsledder (Olympic-gold-1976)
1941 - Pasqual Maragall, Spanish politician
1943 - Richard Moll, Cal, actor (Night Court, House, Dungeonmaster, Survivor)
1943 - William Duckworth, composer
1945 - [Eileen] Joy[ce] Chant [Rutter], UK, sci-fi author (High Kings)
1946 - Eero Koivistoinen, Finnish musician
1947 - John Lees, England, rock guitarist/vocalist (Medicine Man)
1947 - Peter Sundelin, Sweden, yachtsmen (Olympic-gold-1968)
1947 - Jacek Majchrowski, Mayor of Kraków
1947 - Carles Rexach, former Spanish-Catalan footballer and coach
1948 - Kenia Jayantilal, cricketer (5 at Kingston 71 his only inns for India)
1948 - Gaj Singh, Maharaja of Jodhpur
1949 - Brandon Tartikoff, TV exec (NBC)
1949 - Rakesh Sharma, India, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-11)
1950 - Bob Forsch, American baseball player
1950 - John McNaughton, American film director
1952 - Cornelius Bumpus, keyboardist (Doobie Bros-Minute by Minute)
1952 - Sharon Gabet, Fort Wayne IN, actress (Edge of Night, Another World)
1954 - Vicki McCarty, Los Angeles Ca, playmate (Sep, 1979)
1955 - Fred White, rocker (Earth Wind & Fire-Shining Star, Easy Lover)
1955 - Jay McInerney, author (Bright Lights, Big City)
1955 - Titus M Mafolo, S Afr journalist/ANC-leader
1955 - Trevor Rabin, rocker (Yes)
1955 - Paul Kelly, Australian singer
1956 - Janet Hubert-Whitten, actress (Vivian Banks-Fresh Prince of Bel Air)
1956 - Jay McInerney, writer (Bright Lights, Big City)
1956 - Malcolm Foster, rock bassist (Pretenders-Mystery Achievement)
1957 - Christina Seufert, Sacraento California, diver (Olympic-bronze-1984)
1957 - Don Snow, rocker (Squeeze)
1957 - Mark Francis O'Meara, Goldsboro NC, PGA golfer (1984 Greater Milw)
1957 - Lorrie Moore, American writer
1958 - Ricardo Acuna, Chile, tennis star
1959 - James Lomenzo, American musician (Megadeth)
1960 - Kevin Anderson, Gurnee, Illinois, American actor (Hoffa, Sleeping with the Enemy)
1960 - Takis Lemonis, Greek footballer and coach
1961 - Graham "Suggs" McPherson, Sussex, rock vocalist (Madness-Our House)
Seinfeld Comedienne Julia Louis-DreyfusSeinfeld Comedienne Julia Louis-Dreyfus (1961) 1961 - Julia Louis-Dreyfus, NYC, comedienne (SNL, Seinfeld, Soul Man, Troll)
1961 - Kelly Hrudey, Edmonton, NHL goalie (LA Kings)
1961 - Kent Hull, NFL center (Buffalo Bills)
1961 - Suggs, English singer
1962 - Brett Maxie, NFL safety (Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers)
1962 - Kevin Mitchell, US baseball outfielder (NY Met, SF Giants, Cin Reds)
1963 - Dirk Tazelaar, cricketer (Queensland & Surrey left-arm pace bowler)
1963 - Felita Carr, Fort Lauderdale Fl, dance skater (& Komarov-1995 Pac Champ)
1963 - Tim Patrick Kelly, Trenton NJ, guitarist (Slaughter-Stick it Live)
1963 - Kevin McClatchy, American businessman
1964 - Penelope Ann Miller, LA Ca, actress (Kindergarden Cop) [or Feb 13]
1964 - Ronan Rafferty, Northern Irish golfer
1966 - Joseph Harper, Ventura California, canoe (alt-Olympics-96)
1966 - Marcus Turner, NFL cornerback/safety (NY Jets)
Actor Patrick DempseyActor Patrick Dempsey (1966) 1966 - Patrick Dempsey, Lewiston Me, actor (Mike-Fast Times)
1966 - Tabitha Stevens, fictional character (Bewitched)
1967 - Annie Jones, Australian actress
1967 - George Paterson, Scottish singer/songwriter DMP
1968 - Kelly Boucher, Calgary Alberta, Canadian basketball forward (Olympics-96)
1968 - Mike Whitlow, English footballer
1968 - Chara, Japanese singer and actress
1969 - Andre Cason, US runner (world record 50 indoor)
1969 - Dan Footman, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Indianapolis Colts)
1969 - John Flannery, guard/corner (Dallas Cowboys)
1969 - Katarzyna Nowak, Lodz Poland, tennis star (1994 Futures France)
1969 - Kevin Foster, US baseball pitcher (Chicago Cubs)
1969 - Orlando Miller, Changionola Panama, infielder (Houston Astros)
1969 - Robert Wilson, NFL running back (Miami Dolphins)
1969 - Stephen Hendry, Edinburgh, Scottish professional snooker player
1970 - Anne-Marie Goddard, Utrechtum Netherlands, playmate (Jan, 94)
1970 - Frank Kooiman, soccer player (Sparta)
1970 - Keith Coogan, Palm Springs, California, American actor (Jeffrey-Waltons, Gun Shy)
1970 - Nachi Abe, WLAF tight end (Scotland Claymores)
1970 - Marco Pantani, Italian cyclist (d. 2004)
1970 - Shonda Rhimes, American screenwriter/creator Grey's Anatomy
1971 - Elmer Dessens, Hermosillo Mexico, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)
1971 - John Mallory Asher, American film actor/director
1972 - Byron "Bam" Morris, NFL running back (Pittsburgh Steelers)
1972 - Nicole Eggert, Glendale California, actress (Charles in Charge, Baywatch)
1972 - Richard Woodley, NFL cornerback (Detroit Lions)
1972 - Atoosa Rubenstein, Iranian-born American magazine editor
1972 - Vitaly Scherbo, Belarusian gymnast
1973 - Nikolai Khabibulin, Sverdlovsk Russia, NHL goalie (Winnipeg Jets)
1973 - Gloria Yip, Hong Kong actor
1974 - Matt Lepsis, NFL tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)

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