Famous Birthdays on 24th November

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1273 - Alphonso, Earl of Chester, son of Edward I of England (d. 1284)
1394 - Charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (d. 1465)
1420 - John Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, English politician (d. 1473)
1583 - Juan Martínez de Jáuregui y Aguilar, Spanish poet (d. 1641)
1615 - Philipp Wilhelm, Elector Palatine (d. 1690)
1630 - Etienne Baluze, French scholar (d. 1718)
1632 - Baruch "Benedict" de Spinoza, Amsterdam, rationalist philosopher
1642 - Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, earl of Tourville/knight/admiral/marshal
1655 - Charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97)
1690 - Charles Theodore Pachelbel, composer
1712 - Willem Bachiene, theologist/geographer/astronomer (Ecclesiastical)
1713 - Junipero Serra, priest had a mission in California
1713 - Laurence Sterne, Ireland, novelist/satirist (Tristram Shandy)
1724 - Maria Amalia of Saxony, queen of Spain (d. 1760)
1729 - Alexander Suvorov, Russian general (d. 1800)
1740 - John Bacon, English sculptor
1745 - Maria Louisa of Spain, Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1792)
1747 - Felice Alessandri, composer
1766 - J J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist
1768 - Jean-Engelbert Pauwels, composer
1774 - Thomas Dick, Scottish scientific teacher and writer (d. 1857)
12th US President Zachary Taylor12th US President Zachary Taylor (1784) 1784 - Zachary Taylor, Barboursville Virginia, 12th President (Mar 5, 1849-July 9, 1850)
1795 - Josif Josifovich Genishta, composer
1801 - Ludwig Bechstein, German poet (d. 1860)
1806 - Omar Pasha, [Michael Lats], Croatian governor/viceroy of Bosnia/Iraq
1806 - William Webb Ellis, credited with the invention of Rugby (d. 1872)
1811 - Ditler G Monrad, Danish theologist/bishop/premier (1863- )
1811 - Ulrich Ochsenbein, Swiss Federal Councillor (d. 1890)
1815 - James Trapier, N Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1865
1815 - Grace Darling, English heroine (d. 1842)
1817 - Juan de la Cruz Moreno Maisonave, Guatemala
1824 - Karel M M Verlat, Flemish painter/graphic artist
1826 - Collodi, [Carlo Lorenzini], Italian author (Pinocchio)
1829 - William Passmore Carlin, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1903
1833 - Antoine Labelle, Quebec catholic priest (d. 1891)
1848 - Lilli Lehmann, opera singer
1849 - Frances Hodgson Burnett, Manchester UK, playwright and children's author ("The Secret Garden")
1853 - Bat Masterson, American gunfighter (d. 1921)
1859 - Cass Gilbert, American architect (d. 1934)
1864 - Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, France, painter (At the Moulin Rouge)
Ragtime Composer Scott JoplinRagtime Composer Scott Joplin (1868) 1868 - Scott Joplin, Texas, US ragtime entertainer and composer (The Entertainer)
1869 - António Óscar Carmona, 97th Prime Minister of Portugal and 11th President of Portugal (d. 1951)
1873 - L Martov, [Yuly O Tsederbaum], Russian revolutionary
1874 - Charles William Miller, Brazilian footballer (d. 1953)
1876 - Walter Griffin, US architect, city planner; designed Canberra, Aust
1877 - Alben W Barkley, Graves County Ky, (35th Vice Pres-D-1949-53)
1877 - Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian CID Commissioner of Police (d. 1941)
1878 - Mark N Tod, English classicist/historian
1881 - Al Christie, Canadian-born film director and producer (d. 1951)
1884 - Michel de Klerk, architect (Amsterdam School)
1884 - Itzhak Ben-Zvi, President of Israel (d. 1963)
1886 - Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish artist (L'art et Son Avenir)
1886 - Margaret Caroline Anderson, American publisher (d. 1973)
1887 - Erich von Manstein, German military commander (d. 1973)
1888 - Cathleen Nesbitt, Belfast Ireland, actress (Agatha-Farmer's Daughter)
1888 - Dale Carnegie, author (How to Win Friends & Influence People)
1888 - Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Cologne Germany, actor (Metropolis, Spies)
1888 - Fredrick Willius, American cardiologist (d. 1972)
1889 - Albert J Sylvester, England, ballroom dancer (Alex Moor Award-1977)
1889 - Cissy van Marxfield, [Setske Beek-de Haan], Dutch author
1892 - Isidor Achron, composer
1893 - Fern Andra, Watseka IL, actress (Eyes of the World)
1893 - Charles F. Hurley, 54th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1946)
1894 - Herbert Sutcliffe, cricketer (all-time great opening batsman for Engl)
NYC Gangster Charles NYC Gangster Charles "Lucky" Luciano (1896) 1896 - Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Sicily, NYC Mafia gangster, (d. 1962)
1899 - Jan Adam Maklakiewicz, composer
1899 - Ward Morehouse, American theater critic and newspaper columnist (d. 1966)
1900 - Cornelius Kee, composer
1900 - Jerzy Bonawentura Toeplitz, film maker/teacher
1901 - Andre Victor Tchelistcheff, winemaker
1902 - Fernand Braudel, French historian
1905 - Irene Wicker, singer/actress (Singing Lady)
1906 - Andreina Pagnani, Rome Italy, actress (Il Commandante)
1906 - Eduard Ludwig, German architect (Air Bridge monument Berlin)
1908 - Harry Kemelman, US detective author (rabbi-omnibus)
1908 - Libertad Lamaraque, Agentina, actress (Madreselva, Puerta Cerrada)
1908 - Ray Carter, Chicago Ill, orchestra leader (Arthur Murray Dance Party)
1909 - Hans Melchior Brugk, composer
1909 - Hotze de Roos, Dutch youth book author (Chameleon)
1910 - Lennox Brown, cricketer (S Afr leg-spinner on 1931-32 Aust/NZ tour)
1911 - Kirby Grant, Butte Mont, actor (Sky King)
1911 - Walter Goetz, illustrator cartoonist/painter
1911 - Joe Medwick, baseball player (d. 1975)
1912 - Bernard Delfgaauw, Dutch philosopher (Johnson murderer!)
1912 - Garson Kanin, Rochester NY, playwright/producer (Double Life)
1912 - Geraldine Fitzgerald, Dublin Ireland, actress (Pawnbroker, Easy Money)
1912 - Theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger
1913 - Gisela Mauermeyer, Germany, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1936)
1913 - Howard Duff, Bremerton Washington, actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing)
1914 - Elise Hoomans, Dutch director/actress (Jane Eyre)
1916 - Forrest J Ackerman, invented the term "sci-fi"
1917 - Richard Bilderback Hervig, composer
1917 - Rita Corita, [Hendrika Sturm], Dutch singer
1918 - Roley Jenkins, cricketer (English leg-spinner 1948-52)
1918 - Tom "Stubby" Fouts, Carroll County Ind, actor (Polka-go-round)
1918 - William Strethan "Wild Bill" Davis, musician
1919 - John Silverlight, journalist
1919 - David Kossoff, British actor (d. 2005)
1920 - Anthony Griffin, sailor
1920 - Joseph Olutola Olu Odutola Oguntala, soho club owner
1921 - Joe "Ducky" Medwick, baseball player
1921 - John V Lindsay, (Mayor-R/D-NY, 1965-73)
1924 - Victor Grinich, Croatian-American businessman (d. 2000)
1925 - Alun Owen, North Wales, writer (Hard Days Night)/actor (Servant)
1925 - William F. Buckley Jr, New York, American conservative author and commentator (National Review, Firing Line)
1925 - Simon van der Meer, Nobel Prize laureate
1926 - Alan Owen, English author (Maggie May, Ronnie Barker Show)
1926 - Alfred "Fred" Benavente, director/actor (Farce Majeur)
1926 - Tsung-Dao Lee, Nobel Prize laureate
1927 - Alfred Kraus, Las Palmas Canary Islands, tenor (La Scala)
1927 - Emma Lou Diemer, composer
1927 - Ahmadou Kourouma, Ivorian writer (d. 2003)
1929 - Eileen Barton, Bkln, singer (Broadway Open House)
1930 - C T Patankar, cricketer (kept wicket in one Test India v NZ 1955-56)
1930 - Ken Barrington, cricketer (tough England batsman)
1930 - Bob Friend, baseball player
1932 - Fred Titmus, cricketer (long-running England off-spinner)
1934 - Alfred Schnittke, Russia, composer (St Florian)
1934 - Claudio Prieto, composer
1934 - Martin Charnin, Broadway lyricist (Annie, West Side Story)
1935 - Ronald V Dellums, Oakland California, (Rep-D-California, 1971- )
NBA Player Oscar RobertsonNBA Player Oscar Robertson (1938) 1938 - Oscar Robertson [The Big O], NBA guard (Cin, Milwaukee, Olympic-gold-1960)
1938 - Wynne Bradburn, cricketer (father of Grant NZ batsman v South Africa 1964)
1938 - Charles Starkweather, American Spree Killer (d. 1959)
1938 - Willy Claes, Belgian politician
1939 - Jim Northrup, baseball player
1939 - Jim Yester, Birmingham Alabama, rock vocalist/guitarist (Association)
1939 - Yoshinobu Miyake, Japan, featherweight (Olympic-gold-1964, 68)
1940 - Paul Tagliabue, commissioner (NFL)
1940 - Wendell Morris Logan, composer
1940 - Don Metz, American architect
1940 - Eric Wilson, Canadian children's author.
1941 - Donald "Duck" Dunn, TN, bassist (Booker T-Mar-Keys, Walkin' the Dog), (d, 2012)
1941 - Gary Boyle, rocker (Isotope)
1941 - John de Andrea, US sculptor
1941 - Pete Best, British drummer (Beatles)
1942 - Bayani Mendoza de Leon, composer
1942 - Billy Connolly, Scotland, comedian/actor (Blue Money)
1942 - Marlin Fitzwater, press secretary (George Bush)
1943 - Barry Milburn, cricketer (NZ wicket-keeper in three Tests 1969)
1943 - Lee Michaels, rocker
1943 - Richard Tee, US pianist (Stuff, Strokin')
1943 - Robin Williamson, rocker (Incredible String Band)
1944 - Claudia Dreifus, interviewer/author (7 Stories)
1944 - Dan Glickman, (Rep-D-KS, 1977- )
1944 - Jules Deelder, Dutch poet (T of Vondel)
1944 - Ibrahim Gambari, Nigerian scholar
1945 - Bev [Beverley] Bevan, Birmingham England, rock drummer (ELO)
Serial Killer Ted BundySerial Killer Ted Bundy (1946) 1946 - Ted Bundy, Burlington Vermont, serial murderer
1946 - Penelope Jones Halsall (aka: Caroline Courtney, Melinda Wright, Lydia Hitchcock, Penny Jordan, Annie Groves)
1947 - Dwight Schultz, Balt Md, actor (A-Team)
1947 - Dave Sinclair, English musician (Caravan, Hatfield and the North)
1948 - Ashok Gandotra, cricketer (in Rio de Janiero Two Tests for India 1969)
1948 - Spider Robinson, Canada, sci-fi author (3 Hugo, Callahan's Secret)
1948 - Steve Yeager, catcher (LA Dodger)
1949 - Anita Louis, US singer (Soul Children, I'll Be the Other Woman)
1949 - Martin Duiser, pop producer (Vanessa, Lee Towers)
1949 - Shane Bourne, Australian comedian and actor
1950 - Damon Evans, Balt Md, actor (Lionel-The Jeffersons)
1950 - Stanley Livingston, actor (Chip-My 3 Sons)
1951 - Chet Edwards, (Rep-D-Texas)
1951 - Gaby Landhage, Goteborg Sweden, model (Model of the Rear)
1951 - Graham Price, British rugby player
1952 - Brijesh Patel, cricketer (Indian batsman 1974-77)
1952 - Norbert Haug, German motorsport executive (Mercedes Benz)
1952 - Thierry Lhermitte, French comedian and actor
1953 - Tod Machover, composer
1953 - Glenn Withrow, American actor
1954 - Emir Kusturica, Serbian filmmaker
1955 - Clement Burke, rock drummer (Blondie)
Cricketer Ian BothamCricketer Ian Botham (1955) 1955 - Ian Botham, Heswall Cheshire, English cricketer (all time great all-rounder Extrovert)
1955 - Scott Mabon Hoch, Raleigh NC, PGA golfer (1982 USF&G Classic)
1955 - Elvis Ramone, American drummer (The Ramones)
1955 - Takashi Yuasa, Japanese lawyer
1955 - Lena Adelsohn Liljeroth, Swedish politician
1957 - Chris Hayes, California, rock guitarist (Huey Lewis & The News)
1957 - Denise Crosby, Hollywood California, actress (Tasha-Star Trek: Next Gen)
1958 - Alain Chabat, actor (French Twist, Six Days Six Night)
1958 - Carmel, [McCourt], England, rocker (Storm, More More More)
1958 - Roy Aitken, Scottish former footballer
1960 - Amanda Wyss, American actress
1960 - Edgar Meyer, American bassist and composer
1961 - Carl Sundquist, Indianapolis Ind, cyclist (Olympics-96)
1961 - Carlos Carnero, Spanish member of parliament
1961 - Arundhati Roy, Indian writer
1962 - John Squire, English pop guitarist (Stone Roses, She Bangs the Drums)
1962 - Lesa Ann Pedriana, Milwaukee Wisc, playmate (April, 1984)
1962 - Randy Velarde, Midland TX, infielder (NY Yankees, California Angels)
1963 - Lisa Howard, actress (Days of Our Life, Rolling Vengeance)
1964 - Garret Dillahunt, American actor
1964 - Brad Sherwood, American comedian
1964 - Tony Rombola, American guitarist (Godsmack)
1965 - Nyla Jane Carroll, New Plymouth NZ, 5k/10k/marathoner (Olympics-96)
1965 - Kim Roe-ha, South Korean actor
1965 - Shirley Henderson, Scottish actress
1966 - Ledell Eackles, NBA guard (Wash Wizards/Bullets)
1966 - Paul Robinett, American internet personality
1966 - Russell Watson, British singer
1967 - Al Martin, Covina CA, outfielder (Pittsburgh Pirates)
1967 - Ben McDonald, Baton Rouge LA, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)

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