Famous Birthdays on 18th November

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1522 - Lamoral, Count of Egmont, Flemish general and statesman (d. 1568)
1527 - Luca Cambiaso, Italian painter/sculptor
1630 - Eleanor Gonzaga, Empress of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1686)
1680 - Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, composer
1727 - Philibert Commerçon, French naturalist (d. 1773)
1736 - Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, composer
1742 - Felix Maximo Lopez, composer
1772 - Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer
1774 - Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands (d. 1837)
1781 - Felice Blangini, composer
1785 - David Wilkie, British artist (d. 1841)
1786 - Henry Rowley Bishop, British composer/conductor
1786 - Carl Maria von Weber, Germany, romantic composer (Der Freischutz), [or 19]
1787 - Sojourner Truth [Isabella Baumfree], Swartekill, New York, US abolitionist/feminist
Photographer and Inventor Louis-Jacques DaguerrePhotographer and Inventor Louis-Jacques Daguerre (1787) 1787 - Louis-Jacques Daguerre, Cormeilles-en-Parisis France, inventor and photographer (d. 1851)
1803 - Cornelius Broere, Dutch priest/poet
1804 - Alfonso Ferrero la Marmora, Italian general and statesman (d. 1878)
1808 - Antoine-Amable-Elie Elwart, composer
1810 - Asa Gray, Sauquoit NY, botanist (Flora of North America)
1810 - Benjamin Stone Roberts, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1875
1812 - Jesse Johnson Finley, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1904
1824 - Franz Sigel, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1902
1824 - Isham Nicholas Hayne, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1868
1832 - Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, Swedish explorer (d. 1901)
1835 - Americus Vespucius Rice, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1904
1835 - Cesare Lombroso, Italian psychiatrist/criminologist
English Dramatist William Schwenck GilbertEnglish Dramatist William Schwenck Gilbert (1836) 1836 - William Schwenck Gilbert, London, English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator (Gilbert & Sullivan)
1839 - August A Kundt, German physicist (sound vibration, test of Kundt)
1845 - John F Mellaerts, Flemish social worker (1st Belgian farm gilde)
1846 - Aloys, Liechtenstein nobleman/politician
1856 - Nikolai Nikolaevich Romanov, Grand Duke of Russia (d. 1929)
1860 - Ignacy Jan Paderewski, composer/1st premier of Poland (1919-20)
1861 - Dorothy Dix, pseudonym of US journalist Elizabeth Meriwether Gilmer (d. 1951)
1863 - Richard Dehmel, writer
Panist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan PaderewskiPanist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860) 1869 - James E Sullivan, founder (Amateur Athletic Union)
1871 - Amadeo Vives, composer
1874 - Carrie White, oldest US woman (dies Nov 1990 at 116)
1874 - Clarence Shepard Day, NYC, author (Life with Father)
1874 - Riccardo Martin, composer
1877 - Arthur C Pigou, English economist (Wealth & welfare)
1881 - Percy Lesueur, hockey player/inventor (large goalie glove)
1882 - Amelita Galli-Curci, Italy, operatic soprano (Cave of the Winds)
1882 - Jacques Maritain, France, Catholic philosopher (exponent of St Thomas)
1882 - Wyndham Lewis, English author/painter (Tarr, Apes of God)
1883 - Carl Vinson, U.S. Congressman (d. 1981)
1888 - Frances Marion, SF CA, screenwriter/actress (Pollyanna)
1889 - Maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao)
1895 - Ernst Levy, composer
1897 - Jules Buffano, St Louis Mo, pianist (Jimmy Durante Show)
1897 - Patrick M S Blackett, British physicist (nuclear reaction, Nobel 1948)
1898 - Joris Ivens, Nijmegen Netherlands, director (Rain)
1898 - Oswald Erich Sehlbach, composer
1899 - Eugene Ormandy, [Blau], Budapest Hungary, conductor (Phila Orch)
1900 - Constantin Alajalov, Russia, artist (Ditters & Jitters)
1900 - Howard Thurman, theologian/author (Deep River, Deep in the Hunger)
1900 - George Kistiakowsky, Kiev, Ukrainian-American Chemist who helped develop the first atomic bomb (Manhattan Project), but later opposed nuclear weapons
Inventor of the Gallup Poll George GallupInventor of the Gallup Poll George Gallup (1901) 1901 - George Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll)
1902 - Barbara Giuranna, composer
1902 - Jorgen Nielsen, Danish author (regional novels)
1903 - Lillian Fuchs, composer
1904 - Guido Santorsola, composer
1904 - Theodore DN Besterman, British bibliographer
1904 - Jean Paul Lemieux, Quebec painter (d. 1990)
1906 - George Wald, US, physiologist/biologist (eye, Nobel 1967)
1906 - Klaus Mann, German/US author (Mephisto)/son of Thomas Mann
1906 - Alec Issigonis, Greek-British car designer (d. 1988)
1907 - Halldis Vesaas-Moren, Norwegian author/poetess
Scientist George WaldScientist George Wald (1906) 1907 - Compay Segundo, Cuban musician (Buena Vista Social Club) (d. 2003)
1908 - Imogene Coca, Phila, comedienne (Your Show of Shows, Grindl)
1909 - Johnny Mercer, Savannah Ga, lyricist (Moon River, Old Black Magic)
1910 - Friedrich Weinreb, Polish/Neth theologist/economist
1911 - Attilio Bertolucci, Italian poet and writer (d. 2000)
1912 - Arthur Peterson, Mandan ND, actor (Major-Soap, Crisis)
1912 - Jaap Meijer, [Saul van Messel], Dutch historian/rabbi in Paramaribo
1915 - Ken Burkhart, American baseball player and umpire (d. 2004)
Songwriter Johnny MercerSongwriter Johnny Mercer (1909) 1916 - James L Lyons, jazz promoter
1918 - Tasker Watkins, Welsh World War II hero (d. 2007)
1919 - Jocelyn Brando, San Francisco, actress (Ugly American)
1920 - Alfred William Bedford, test pilot
1920 - Louis Alfred Mennini, composer
1920 - Mustafa Khalil, Prime Minister of Egypt (d. 2008)
1921 - Peter Pocklington, NHL team owner (Edmonton Oiler)
1922 - Luis Somoza Debayle, president of Nicaragua (1956-63)
1922 - Marjorie Gestring, US, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1936)
1922 - Viktor Afanasiev, editor (Pravda)
1922 - Al Dvorin, American Elvis Presley concert announcer (d. 2004)
1923 - Alan B Shepard Jr, East Derry NH, Rear Adm USN/astro (Merc 3, Ap 14)
1923 - Ted Stevens, American politician
1924 - Alexander Mackenzie Stuart, Scottish jurist (d. 2000)
1925 - Alex Macintosh, broadcaster/actor (Hell Fight)
1925 - William Robert Mayer, composer
1926 - Dorothy Collins, Windsor Ontario, singer (Your Hit Parade)
1926 - Kim Besly, activist
1926 - Estanislao Basora, Catalonia, Spain, footballer (The Monster of Colombes, 22 caps for Spain, 301 matches for Barcelona), (d. 2012)
1927 - Lawrence Kenneth Moss, composer
1927 - Hank Ballard, American musician (d. 2003)
1928 - Mickey Mouse, cartoon strip
1928 - Otar Gordeli, Georgian composer
1929 - William Joseph "Pete" Knight, astronaut/test pilot (X-15)
1932 - Nasif Estéfano, Argentine racing driver {d. 1973)
1933 - Jacques Charpentier, composer
1934 - Vassilis Vassilikos, Greek writer and ambassador
1935 - Frank Joseph Kofsky, teacher/writer
1935 - Rudolf Bahro, German dissident (d. 1997)
1935 - Rodney Hall, Australian author
1936 - Don E Cherry, US jazz trumpeter
1936 - Hank Ballard, Detroit, rocker (The Twist (pre Chubby Checker)
1937 - Rajinder Pal, cricketer (pace bowler in one Test India v England, 0-22)
1938 - Karl Schranz, Austria, slalom (Olympic-1968)
1939 - Brenda Vaccaro, Brooklyn New York, American actress (Cactus Flower, Sara, Paper Dolls)
1939 - John Cheek, Falkland Islands advocate
Author Margaret AtwoodAuthor Margaret Atwood (1939) 1939 - Margaret Atwood, Ottawa Ontario, Canadian author/poet
1939 - Tom Johnson, composer
1940 - Qaboos bin Sa'id, Sultan of Oman
1941 - David Hemmings, Guilford England, actor (Blow-up, Barbarella)
1942 - Jeffrey Siegel, Chicago Ill, pianist (Chicago Symph)
1942 - Linda Evans, Hartford, actr (Dynasty, Big Valley, Beach Blanket Bingo)
1942 - Susan Sullivan, NYC, actress (Dharma & Greg, Falcon Crest)
1945 - Glen Walken, Astoria Queens, actor (Leave it to Larry)
1946 - Alan Dean Foster, US, sci-fi author (Midworld, Flinx in Flux)
1946 - Amanda Lear, French singer
1947 - Jameson Parker, Balt Md, actor (American Justice, Simon & Simon)
1948 - Andrea Marcovicci, NYC, actress (Gloria-Berrengers, Fran-Trapper John)
1948 - Jack Tatum, Cherryville NC, NFL defensive back (Raiders)
1948 - Ural Nazibovich Sultanov, Russian cosmonaut
1949 - Bonnie St Claire, [Cornelia Swart], Dutch singer (Tame me Tiger)
1949 - Ted Sator, Utica NY, NHL coach (NY Rangers, Buffalo Sabres)
1950 - Graham Parker, musician (Live Sparks, Mercury Poisoning)
1950 - Rudy Sarzo, Cuban bass guitarist
1950 - Eric Pierpoint, American actor
1951 - Marga Stubblefield, LPGA golfer
1951 - Mark N Brown, Valparaiso In, Major USAF/astronaut (STS 28, 48, 66)
1951 - Justin Raimondo, American author
1952 - Delroy Lindo, actor (Get Shorty, Ransom)
1952 - Peter Beattie, Australian politician
1953 - Kevin Nealon, Bridgeport Conn, actor (SNL, Hot Shot, Coneheads)
1953 - Alan Moore, British comic book writer and novelist
1954 - Guy Innes-Ker duke of Roxburghe, English large landowner
1954 - John Parr, British pop singer
1954 - Evan Gray, New Zealand cricketer
1955 - Carter Burwell, American composer
1956 - Sinbad, [David Adkins], Benton Harbor MI, actor (1st Kid, Vibe)
1956 - Tony Franklin, NFL kicker (Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots)
1956 - Warren Moon, NFL quarterback (Houston Oilers, Seahawks, Vikings)
1956 - Noel Brotherston, Northern Irish footballer (d. 1995)
1957 - Jenny Burton, NYC, rocker (Nobody Loves Me Like You Do)
1957 - Seán Mac Falls, Irish-born poet
1957 - J.C. Watts (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Oklahoma's 4th district, in office Jan 3, 1995 - Jan 3, 2003
1958 - Oscar Nunez, Cuban American actor
1959 - Jimmy Quinn, Northern Irish footballer and football manager
1960 - Elizabeth Perkins, Queens NY, actress (About Last Night, Big)
1960 - Kim Wilde, [Smith], England, rock vocalist (You Keep Me Hanging On)
1961 - Janice Lynn Kuehnemund, St Paul Minn, rocker (Vixen-Rev It Up)
1962 - Jamie Moyer, Sellersville PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
1962 - Jill Briles-Hinton, Elmhurst IL, LPGA golfer (1995 Women's Open-16th)
1962 - Kirk Hammett, US heavy-metal guitarist (Metallica-Master of Puppets)
1962 - Vladimir Vladimirovich Karashtin, Russian cosmonaut
1963 - Dante Bichette, W Palm Beach FLA, outfielder (Colorado Rockies)
1963 - Peter Schmeichel, Danish footballer
1964 - Mike Withycombe, CFL corner (BC Lions)
1964 - Seth Joyner, NFL linebacker (Ariz, Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
1965 - Mark Petkovsek, Beaumont TX, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)
1965 - Matt Kabayama, hockey forward (Team Japan 1998)
1966 - Darren Flutie, CFL slot back (Edmonton Eskimos)
1966 - Gwendolyn Hajek, Shreveport La, playmate (September, 1987)
1966 - Ron Coomer, Crest Hill IL, infielder (Minnesota Twins)
1966 - Tommie Stowers, WLAF tight end (Rhein Fire)
1966 - Jorge Camacho, Spanish poet
1967 - Jocelyn Lemieux, Mont Laurier, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames)
1967 - Tom Gordon, Sebring FL, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
1968 - Gary Sheffield, Tampa FL, outfielder (Florida Marlins)
1968 - Lubomir Sekeras, Liptovsky CZE, hockey defenseman (Team Slovakia)
1968 - Mel Stewart, NC, 200m butterfly swimmer (Olympics-gold-92)
1968 - Milica Vukadinovic, WNBA guard (Charlotte Sting)
1968 - Barry Hunter, Northern Irish footballer and manager
1968 - Romany Malco, American actor and music producer
Actor Owen WilsonActor Owen Wilson (1968) 1968 - Owen Wilson, Dallas, Texas, American actor (Meet the Parents, Zoolander)
1969 - Cheryl Bachman, Jacksonville Fla, playmate (October, 1991)
1969 - Lee Anne Ketcham, Tallahassee Fla, female pitcher (Silver Bullets)
1969 - Raghib Ismail, NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Oakland Raiders)
1969 - Sam Cassell, NBA guard (NJ Nets, Houston Rockets)
1969 - Duncan Sheik, American singer
1969 - Ahmed Helmi, Egyptian actor
1970 - Allen Watson, Brooklyn NY, pitcher (SF Giants)
1970 - Phil Buckman, Queens NY, actor (Slash-Drexell's Class)
1970 - Toby Wright, safety (St Louis Rams)
1970 - Elizabeth Anne Allen, American actress
1970 - Mike Epps, American actor
1970 - Megyn Kelly, American television news anchor
1970 - Johan Liiva, Sweden vocalist (Arch Enemy)
1971 - Kylie Hanigan, Australian 200m/400m runner (Olympics-96)
1972 - Jason Arnberger, cricketer (NSW opening batsman 1994-95 -)
1972 - Jessi Alexander, American country music singer/songwriter
1972 - Robert Shapiro, American politician/humorist
1973 - Steve Christopher Petree, Oklahoma, rocker (PC Quest-Can You See)
1974 - Autumn Smith, Miss USA-Alabama (1997, top 10)
1974 - Christian Schmidt, actor (Mullers Baro)
1974 - Chloë Sevigny, American actress
1975 - Jason Williams, American basketball player
1975 - Anthony McPartlin, British actor and television presenter

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