Famous Birthdays on 27th March

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972 - King Robert II of France (d. 1031)
1416 - Antonio Squarcialupi, composer
1554 - Everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer
1627 - Stephen Fox, English politician (d. 1716)
1665 - Benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau)
1676 - Francis II Rákóczi, leader of the Hungarian uprising against the Habsburg (d. 1735)
1696 - Antoine Court, French Huguenot minister (d. 1760)
1702 - Johann Ernst Eberlin, composer
1710 - Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer
1712 - Claude Bourgelat, French veterinary surgeon (d. 1779)
1714 - Francesco Antonio Zaccaria, Italian theologian and historian (d. 1795)
1730 - Thomas Tyrwhitt, English classical scholar (d. 1786)
1746 - Augustin Ullinger, composer
1746 - Carlo Bonaparte, Corsican attorney/father of emperor Napoleon
1746 - Michael Bruce, Scottish poet (d. 1767)
1757 - Richard John Samuel Stevens, composer
1760 - Ishmail Spicer, composer
1760 - MJ Auguste Vestrius, French ballet dancers
1765 - Franz Xaver von Baader, German philosopher/theologist
1772 - Giovanni Liverati, composer
1780 - August L Crelle, German inventor/mathematician (1st Prussian Railway)
1785 - Louis XVII Charles, king of France (1793-95)
1797 - Alfred V Comte de Vigny, French musketeer/writer (Moise, Chatterton)
1809 - Georges Eugene Haussmann, Paris France, architect
1810 - A Glabbrenner, writer
1810 - William Hepworth Thompson, English classical scholar (d. 1886)
1813 - Nathaniel Currier, lithographer (Currier & Ives)
1816 - George Elvey, composer
1817 - Karl Wilhelm von Nägeli, Swiss biologist (d. 1891)
1818 - Jakob Axel Josephson, composer
1823 - Samuel Kosciusko Zook, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers)
1839 - John Ballance, Glenavy, Ulster, Ireland, 14th Premier of New Zealand and the founder of the Liberal Party
1844 - Alophus Washington Greely, US, Arctic explorer
Physicist and Nobel Laureate Wilhelm RöntgenPhysicist and Nobel Laureate Wilhelm Röntgen (1845) 1845 - Wilhelm Rontgen, Lennep, Rhine Province, discovered X-rays (Nobel 1901)
1847 - Otto Wallach, Germany, chemist (Nobel 1910)
1851 - Ruperto Chapi y Lorente, composer
1851 - Vincent d'Indy, French composer and teacher (d. 1931)
1855 - Alfred Ewing [James Alfred Ewing], Dundee, Scottish Physicist (magnetic properties of metals, hysteresis)
1857 - Karl Pearson, London England, mathematician
1858 - Peter Christian Lutkin, composer
1859 - George Giffen, cricketer (one of Australia's greatest all-rounders)
1860 - Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (d. 1924)
1863 - Henry Royce, automobile founder (Rolls-Royce)
1867 - Edyth Walker, US singer
1868 - Patty Smith Hill, author/songwriter (Happy Birthday To You)
1869 - James McNeill, Irish politician (d. 1938)
1871 - Heinrich Mann, Germany, novelist/essayist (Blue Angel); bros of Thomas
1871 - Petrus J M Aalberse, Dutch minister of Labor (1918-25)
1879 - Edward Steichen, pioneered American photography
1879 - Miller Huggins, American baseball player and manager (d. 1929)
1883 - Jan Kunc, composer
1883 - Marie Under, Estonian author and poet (d. 1980)
1886 - Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, German/US architect (Bauhaus)
1886 - Sergey Kirov, Russian bolshevik leader (d. 1934)
1889 - Yakup Kadri Karaosmanoglu, Turkish writer/diplomat
1892 - Ferde (Ferdinand Rudolf von) Grofe, NY, composer
1892 - Thorne Smith, author (Topper, Rain in the Doorway, Stray Lamb)
1893 - Dragoljub "Draza" Mihailovic, Yugoslavian general/nazi collaborator
1893 - Karl Mannheim, Hung/German/British sociologist (Ideology & Utopia)
1894 - William Harrigan, NYC
1897 - Douglas Hartree, English mathematician and physicist
1897 - Carlo Mierendorff, German politician/anti-fascist
Actress Gloria SwansonActress Gloria Swanson (1899) 1899 - Gloria Swanson, Chicago Illinois, American actress (Sunset Boulevard, Queen Kelly)
1901 - Albert Henneberg, composer
1901 - Erich Ollenhauer, German politician (SPD)
1901 - Sato Eisaku, (Lib) Japanese PM (1964-72) (Nobel 1974)
1901 - Wilhelm Conrad von Roentgen, physicist (Nobel)
1901 - Carl Barks, American illustrator (d. 2000)
1902 - Mary Armour, artist
1902 - Charles Lang, American cinematographer (d. 1998)
1903 - Walt Kiesling, NFL guard/coach (HOF)
1905 - Elsie MacGill, Canadian aeronautical engineer (d. 1980)
1905 - John Fleming (Jack) Brock, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, one of South Africa’s most distinguished nutritional scientists and medical educators
1906 - Pee Wee Russell, American musician (d. 1969)
1907 - Mary Treen, St Louis Mo, actress (Emily-Willy)
1908 - Jacques [Izaak] den Haan, Dutch writer (Dangerous Book)
1909 - Ben[jamin F] Webster, US tenor saxophonist
1909 - Golo Mann, [Gottfried], German/US historian (Antisemitism)
1910 - Rudi Ball, Germany, Jewish ice hockey star (Olympic-bronze-1932)
1912 - James Callaghan, (L) British PM (1976-79)
1912 - Reuel Lahmer, composer
1912 - Robert Watson Hughes, composer
1913 - Godfrey Turner, composer
1913 - Theodor Dannecker, SS officer (d. 1945)
1914 - Budd Schulberg, NYC, novelist (On the Waterfront)
1914 - Richard Denning, Poughkeepsie NY, actor (Steve-Karen, Hawaii Five-0)
1914 - Snooky Lanson, Memphis Tn, singer (Your Hit Parade, 5 Star Jubilee)
1915 - Richard Sharp, civil servant
1915 - Selma Rubin, Toledo, Ohio, environmental activist (Earth Day co-founder), (d. 2012)
1917 - Cyrus R Vance, US Secretary of State (1977-80)
1917 - Harry West, Unionist party leader (Unionist)
1919 - Julian Amery, conservative minister
1919 - Simon van Collem, Dutch journalist/TV host (Amsterdamned)
1920 - Richard Hayman, bandleader/conductor/pianist (Theme of 3 Penny Opera)
1920 - Robin Jacques, illustrator (d. 1995)
1921 - Tom Bevill, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- )
1921 - Harold Nicholas, American dancer (d. 2000)
1922 - Margaret Stacey, sociologist
1922 - Stefan Wul, French author (d. 2003)
1923 - Louis Simpson, Jamaican/US poet (Good News of Death), (d. 2012)
1923 - Shūsaku Endō, Tokyo Japan, writer ("Silence")
1923 - Victor Hochhauser, British impresario (Israeli Philharmonic Orch)
1924 - Harold Nicholas, US actor (Tap, 5 Heartbeats, Stormy Weather)
1924 - Sarah L Vaughan, Newark NJ, jazz scat singer (Broken Hearted Melody)
1925 - Lord Plumb [Charles Henry Plumb], Member of the European Parliament
1925 - R P Cohan, choreographer
1925 - Robert Cohan, artistic director (Contemporary Dance Trust)
1926 - Louis Blom-Cooper QC/press arbiter
1927 - Anthony Lewis, New York USA, American columnist (NY Times) and author (Gideon's Trumpet)
1927 - Lord Fanshawe of Richmond [Anthony Henry Fanshawe Royle], Member of Parliament
1927 - Mstislav Leopold Rostropovich, Baku USSR, cellist/conductor
1928 - Douglas Applegate, (Rep-D-OH, 1977- )
1930 - Bob den Uyl, Dutch journalist/writer (Bird Watching)
1930 - David Janssen, [Meyer], Naponee Nebraska, actor (Fugitive, Harry O)
1930 - Richard Hayman, Cambridge Massachusetts, orchestra leader (Vaughn Monroe Show)
1931 - Burt Collins, trumpeter
1931 - R P Bauman, CEO (British Aerospace)
1931 - Yoriaki Matsudaira, composer
1932 - Wes Covington, baseball player (Philadelphia Phillies)
1933 - DRG Andrews, CEO (Land Rover-Leyland)
1933 - Frank Taylor, Chief Constable (Durham)
1933 - J Geoffrey Parker, high master (Manchestrer Grammar School)
1934 - Arthur Mitchell, choreographer (Dance Theater of Harlem)
1934 - David Hancock, secretary (British Dept of Education & Science)
1934 - Istvan Csurka, Budapest, Hungary, politician and writer, (d. 2012)
1935 - Earl of Suffolk & Berkshire
1935 - Julian Glover, London England, actor (QED, Heat & Dust, Mandela)
1935 - Abelardo Castillo, Argentine writer
1935 - Fr. Stanley Rother, Roman Catholic Priest, Martyr and Missionary to Guatemala (d. 1981)
1936 - Jerry Lacy, Sioux City Iowa, actor (Play it Again Sam)
1936 - Malcolm Goldstein, composer
1937 - Johnny "Clyde" Copeland, US blues guitarist/singer (Lion's Den)
1937 - Thomas Aquinas Daly, American painter
1938 - A J Bellingham, president (Royal College of Pathologists)
1938 - Jock Slater, admiral
1938 - P Daubeny, CEO (Electricity Association)
1939 - Cale Yarborough, auto racer (Daytona 500-1968, 77, 83, 84)
1939 - Jay C Kim, (Rep-R-California)
1939 - Judy Carne, comedienne (Laugh-In, Love on a Rooftop)
1939 - Lord Lyell [Charles Lyell], British politician and Conservative member of the House of Lords
1939 - Ruth Ashton, general secretary (Royal College of Midwives)
1940 - Austin Pendleton, Warren OH, actor (Short Circuit, Simon, Hello Again)
1940 - June Wilkinson, Eastbourne England, actress (Absolutely Glamarous)
1940 - Janis Martin, American singer (d. 2007)
1941 - Charles Pashayan Jr, (Rep-R-CA, 1979- )
1941 - Liese Prokop, Austria, pentathlete (Olympic-silver-1968)
1941 - Ivan Gašparovič, President of Slovakia
1942 - Michael York, England, actor (Cabaret, Logan's Run, 3 Musketeers)
1942 - Raymond J McGrath, (Rep-R-NY, 1981- )
1942 - John E. Sulston, British chemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
1942 - Michael Jackson, English writer (d. 2007)
1943 - M Robert Carr, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1975-81, 83- )
1943 - Phil Frank, American cartoonist (d. 2007)
1944 - Khosrow Shakibai, Iranian actor (d. 2008)
1945 - Briton Selby, NHLer
1946 - Bill Sudakis, baseball player
1946 - Carl Weintraub, actor (Harry-Executive Suite)
1946 - Jerry Lacy, actor (Rev Trask-Dark Shadows)
1946 - Olaf Malolepski, German musician (Die Flippers)
1947 - Daphne Todd, president (Royal Society of Portrait Painters)
1947 - Dough Wilkerson, football
1947 - Tom Sullivan, Boston MA, blind actor (If You Could See What I Hear)
1947 - Walt Mossberg, the highest-paid journalist at the Wall Street Journal
1949 - Patrick Deuchar, CEO (Albert Hall)
1950 - Maria Ewing, opera singer
1950 - Tony Banks, rock keyboardist (Genesis-Against All Odds)
1950 - Vic Harris, baseball
1950 - Petros Efthimiou, Greek politician
1951 - Bobby Lalonde, NHLer (Boston Bruins)
1951 - Tony Banks, rocker
1952 - Chick Vennera, Herkimer NY, actor (High Risk, Milagro Beanfield War)
1952 - Maria Schneider, Paris, actress (Last Tango in Paris, Crime of Honor)
1952 - Rocky Maffit, rocker (Champaign)
1953 - Pamela Roylance, Seattle Wash, actress (Sarah-Little House on Prairie)
1955 - Kim Brassey, racehorse trainer
1955 - Patrick McCabe, Clones County Monaghan, Irish novelist
1956 - Brian Kelly, CFL wide receiver (Edmonton Eskimos)
1956 - Thomas Wassberg, Sweden, 15K/50K cross country skier (Oly-gold-1980)
1957 - Billy MacKenzie, rock vocalist (The Associates-Affectionate Punch)
1957 - Duncan Goodhew, England, 100m breast stroke swimmer (Oly-Gold-1980)
1957 - Nicholas Hawkins, British politician (Conservatives 1992-2005)
1958 - Bart Connor, gymnast/sportscaster (Olympic-gold-1984)
1958 - Susan Molinari, (Rep-R-NY)
1960 - Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian
1960 - Jennifer Grey, actress (Dirty Dancing); Joel Grey's daughter
1960 - Steve Jarvin, Australian soling yachter (Olympics-96)
1960 - Hans Pflügler, German footballer
1961 - Clark Datchler, vocalist (Johnny Hates Jazz-Don't Say it's Love)
1961 - Ellery Hanley, rugby league player
1961 - Tak Matsumoto, Japanese guitarist (B'z)
1961 - Tony Rominger, Swiss cyclist
1963 - Dave Koz, saxophonist
1963 - Ed Pinckney, NBA forward (Phila 76ers)
Film Director & Screenwriter Quentin TarantinoFilm Director & Screenwriter Quentin Tarantino (1963) 1963 - Quentin Tarantino, director/screenwriter (Pulp Fiction)
1963 - Randall Cunningham, NFL QB (Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings)
1963 - Todd Graves, Laurel Miss, skeet (Olympics-1992, 96)
1963 - Xuxa, [Maria da Graca Meneghel], Brazil, actress (Xuxa Park)
1963 - Charly Alberti, Argentinian musician
1966 - Kate Donahoo, Las Vegas NV, US judoka (Olympic-92)
1967 - Jaime Navarro, Bayamon Puerto Rico, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)

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