Famous Birthdays on 25th November

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1454 - Catherine Cornaro, queen of Cyprus (d. 1510)
1501 - Yi Hwang, Confucian scholar (d. 1570)
1507 - Joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer (Praxis rerum criminalium)
1562 - Lope Felix de Vega, Madrid Spain, dramatist/poet (Angelica, Arcadia)
1577 - Piet Hein, Dutch naval commander and folk hero (d. 1629)
1638 - Catherine of Braganza, Queen of Charles II of England (d. 1705)
1697 - Gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (wrote in blood)
1703 - Jean-François Séguier, French astronomer and botanist (d. 1784)
1712 - Charles-Michel de l'Épée, French philanthropist and developer of 'Signed French' (d. 1789)
1714 - Yoriyuki Arima, Japanese mathematician (d. 1783)
1721 - Willem Crul, admiral (West-Indies)
1734 - Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Wenkel, composer
1737 - Christian Friedrich Penzel, composer
1741 - Johann Christian Frischmuth, composer
1752 - Johann Friedrich Reichardt, composer
1753 - Otto Carl Erdmann Kospoth, composer
1778 - Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck, British Christian writer (d. 1856)
1787 - Franz Xavier Gruber, Austria, organist/composer (Silent Night)
1814 - Julius Robert von Mayer, German physician and physicist (d. 1878)
1817 - John Bigelow, American statesman and author (d. 1911)
1823 - Joseph Alexander Cooper, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1910
1825 - Edward Augustus Wild, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1891
1828 - Franjo Racki, Croatian historian/politician
1834 - Jean-Baptist Colyns, composer
1835 - Andrew Carnegie, Scottish/US industrialist/philanthropist
1839 - Stanislaw Duniecki, composer
1840 - Hugo Verriest, Flemish author/poet (Flemish Movement)
1841 - Ernst Schröder, German mathematician (d. 1902)
1843 - Henry Ware Eliot American industrialist, philanthropist and the father of T. S. Eliot (d. 1919)
1844 - Karl F Benz, German designer/auto manufacturer (4-taktmotor)
1845 - José Maria de Eça de Queiroz, Portuguese novelist (d. 1900)
1846 - Carrie Nation, American temperance advocate (d. 1911)
1852 - Johan N Salvator, [Johann Orth], archduke of Austria
1856 - Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev, Russia, composer (Oresteia)
1858 - Alfred Capus, French author (d. 1922)
1862 - Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, composer
1869 - Ben Lindsey, American judge and social reformer (d. 1934)
1870 - Winthrop Ames, American theatrical director (d. 1937)
1871 - Cornelis J "Cor" van Ast, actor/director (Ghost Hotel)
1874 - Joe Gans, American boxer (d. 1910)
1876 - Princess Victoria Melita of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Grand Duchess of Hesse (d. 1936)
1877 - Harley Granville-Barker, London, dramatist/producer/critic
1878 - Georg Kaiser, writer
1880 - Leonard S Woolf, English author/husband of Virginia Woolf
1880 - Elsie J. Oxenham, British children's author (d. 1960)
262nd Pope John XXIII262nd Pope John XXIII (1881) 1881 - Pope John XXIII [Angelo Roncalli], Bergamo Italy, 261st pope (1958-63)
1881 - Peder Gram, composer
1883 - Percy Marmont, London England, actor (Capt Apache)
1883 - Harvey Spencer Lewis, American mystic (d. 1939)
1886 - Percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks)
1886 - Rex Maupin, St Joseph Mo, orchestra leader (Tin Pan Alley TV)
1887 - Nikolai Vavilov, Russian geneticist (d. 1943)
1890 - Isaac Rosenberg, English war poet and artist (d. 1918)
1895 - Anastas I Mikoyan, Armenia, member of Supreme Soviet
1895 - Ludvik Svoboda, Czech general/politician
1895 - Wilhelm Kempff, Juterbog Germany, pianist (Unter dem Zimbelstern)
1895 - Helen Hooven Santmyer, American writer (d. 1986)
1896 - Virgil Thomson, KC Mo, composer/music critic (4 Saints in 3 Acts)
1899 - Vera Reynolds, Richmond VA, silent screen actress (Lawless Woman)
1899 - William R Burnett, US, author (Little Caesar)
1900 - Arthur Schwartz, composer (Girl from Paris, Excuse my Dust)
1900 - Helen Gahagan Douglas, Nixon's 1st opponent/(Rep-D-Ca)
1900 - Rudolf Höß, commandant of the Auschwitz concentration camp (d. 1947)
1901 - Tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy)
1901 - Arthur Liebehenschel, Commandant of Auschwitz concentration camp (d. 1948)
1902 - Eddie Shore, Boston Bruins (#2), hall of famer
1903 - Martin Soames, traveller
1903 - William Dehart Hubbard, Cin Ohio, long jumper (Olympic-gold-1924)
1904 - Herbert Reynolds Inch, composer
1904 - Jessie Royce Landis, [Medbury], Chicago, actress (North by Northwest)
1904 - Lillian Copeland, US discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1932)
1904 - Ba Jin, Chinese novelist (d. 2005)
1904 - Toni Ortelli, Italian composer and alpinist (d. 2000)
1907 - John Stuart Hindmarsh, British racing driver and aviator (d. 1938)
1909 - Hugh Davson, physiologist/writer
1909 - Manny Martindale, cricketer (fiery WI pace bowler of 30's)
1910 - Leon Poliakov, historian
1911 - Roelof Frankot, Dutch painter (d. 1984)
1913 - Jack Davies, screenwriter
1913 - Lewis Thomas, American physician and essayist (d. 1993)
Baseball Player Joe DiMaggioBaseball Player Joe DiMaggio (1914) 1914 - "Joltin'" Joe DiMaggio, Yankee Clipper (56 game hitting streak), (d. 1999)
1914 - Eddie Boyd, blues vocal/pianist (Mississippi)
1914 - Léon Zitrone, Russian-born French journalist and television host (d. 1995)
1915 - Augusto Pinochet, general/president (Chile)
1915 - George Mudie, cricketer (WI all-rounder in one Test 1935, 5 & 3-40)
1915 - Ron Hamence, cricketer (Australian batsman post-WWII)
1919 - Chaim Pearl, rabbi
1920 - Ricardo Montalban, Mexican actor (Fantasy Island, Star Trek II, Naked Gun)
1920 - Tuanku Syed Putra ibni Almarhum Syed Hassan Jamalullail, King of Malaysia (d. 2000)
1920 - Noel Neill, American actress
1922 - Ilja Hurnik, composer
1922 - Gloria Lasso, French-Spanish singer (d. 2005)
1923 - Jaap van Meekren, Dutch TV host (AVRO/RTL4)
1923 - Mauno Koivisto, president of Finland (1982-94)
1924 - Paul Desmond, US jazz saxophonist
1924 - Tui St George Tucker, composer
1924 - Takaaki Yoshimoto, Japanese poet, critic, and philosopher.
1925 - Jose Napoleon Duarte, president El Salvador
1926 - Jeffrey Hunter, New Orleans, Louisiana, American actor (Star Trek Cage, The Searchers)
1926 - Murray Schisgal, playwright (Luv)
1926 - Poul [William] Anderson, US, sci-fi author (7 Hugos, Mirkheim)
1928 - James "Jimmy" Johnson, US gospel/blues singer/guitarist
1929 - Jack Hogan, Chapel Hill NC, ator (Combat, Adam 12, Sierra)
1929 - Theo Bruins, Dutch pianist/composer (Sei Studii)
1931 - Dickie Jeeps, English rugby international/chairman Sports Council
1933 - Kathryn Grant Crosby, Houston Texas, actress (Mr Cory, Big Circus)
1933 - Krzysztof Penderecki, Polish composer (Die Teufel von Loudon)
1933 - Lenny Moore, NFL back (Baltimore Colts)
1933 - Ramiro Cortes, composer
1933 - Rene Enriquez, SF California, actor (Ray Calletano-Hill Street Blues)
1936 - Matt Clark, Washington DC, actor/director (Return to Oz, Horror Show)
1936 - Trisha Brown, American choreographer and dancer
1938 - John "Jack" Baines, mountaineering publisher
1939 - Martin Feldstein, economist (1977 John Bates Clark Medal)
1939 - Rosanna Schiaffino, Genoa Italy, actress (Minotaur, Mazzabubu)
1940 - Percy Sledge, soul singer (When A Man Loves A Woman)
1940 - Richard Furrer, Worgl Germany, astronaut (STS 22)
1940 - Joe Gibbs, American football coach
1941 - Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi, Indian Muslim Sufi, author, spiritual leader (d. 2001)
1942 - Rosa Von Praunheim, [Holger Mischwitzky], Riga Latvia, dir (Affengeil)
1942 - Tracey Walter, Jersey City NJ, actor (Best of the West)
1943 - Roy Lynes, rocker (Status Quo)
1944 - Ben Stein, American actor
1945 - George Webster, American football player (d. 2007)
1945 - Patrick Nagel, American artist (d. 1984)
1947 - John Larroquette, New Orleans LA, actor (Dan Fielding-Night Court)
1947 - Jonathan Kaplan, Paris France, director (Heart Like a Wheel)
1947 - Linda Laflamme, rocker
1947 - Val Fuentes, rocker (It's A Beautiful Day)
1947 - Tracey Walter, American actor
1948 - Storm Field, [Elliot], NY, weatherman (WABC TV, WCBS TV)
1948 - Jacques P. Dupuis, French Canadian politician
1949 - Kerry O'Keeffe, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner 1971-77)
1949 - Rita Jenrette, San Antonio Tx, wife of Rep John Jenrette (D-SC)
1949 - [Boris] Alexander Godunov, Sakhalin USSR, dancer/actor (Die Hard)
1950 - Alexis Wright, Australian author
1951 - Bucky Dent, all star shortstop (Chicago White Sox, NY Yankees)
1951 - Johnny Rep, Dutch soccer player
1951 - Bill Morrissey, American musician
1951 - Arturo Pérez Reverte, Spanish novelist and war reporter
1952 - Amelia Rorer, LPGA golfer
1952 - Ernest Harden Jr, Detroit Mich, actor (Marcus-Jeffersons)
1952 - Imran Khan Niazi, cricketer (Pakistan's greatest all-rounder) and politician
1952 - John Lynch, American politician current governor of New Hampshire
1953 - Monique St Pierre, Weisbaden Germany, playmate of year (Nov, 1978)
1953 - Jeffrey Skilling, American former CEO of Enron
1955 - Bruno Tonioli, Italian born British dancer
1956 - Ena Heese, South African costume designer (Willem of Orange)
1956 - Liana Vicens, Puerto Rico, 100m breaststroke (Olympics 1968)
1956 - Hélène Goudin, Swedish politician
1957 - Chico Walker, baseball player
1957 - Bob Ehrlich, Jr., former Maryland governor
1958 - Gary Coveyou, rocker
1959 - Steve Rothery, Brampton, guitarist, (Marillion-Clutching at Straws)
1959 - Charles Kennedy, British politician
1960 - Amy Grant, Augusta, Georgia, American gospel/rock singer (Glory of Love, Baby Baby)
Publisher and Lawyer John F. Kennedy Jr.Publisher and Lawyer John F. Kennedy Jr. (1960) 1960 - John F Kennedy Jr, NYC, lawyer, magazine publisher (George) and son of JFK
1960 - Kasey Smith, Queens NY, heavy metal artist (Danger Danger-Screw It)
1960 - Mary Ostergren, St Paul Minn, biathelete (Olympics-1994)
1961 - Amy Gibson, actress (General Hospital)
1961 - Kenny Monday, Tulsa Oklahoma, 163 lbs freestyles wrestler (Oly-88, 92, 96)
1962 - Gilbert Delorme, Canadian ice hockey player
1963 - Bernie Kosar, NFL quarterback (Miami Dolphins, Cleveland Browns)
1963 - Steve Ave, St Germain Enlay France, US 1500m runner
1963 - Kevin Chamberlin, American actor
1963 - Holly Cole, Canadian jazz singer
1964 - Dan Saleaumua, NFL defensive tackle (KC Chiefs, Seattle Seahawks)
1964 - Nolan Jay Henke, Battle Creek MI, PGA golfer (1990 BC Open)
1964 - Wendy Wyland, Jackson Mich, platform diver (Olympic-bronze-1984)
1964 - Mark Lanegan, American musician (Screaming Trees)
1965 - Anthony Newman, NFL safety (New Orleans Saints)
1965 - Cris Carter, NFL wide receiver (Minnesota Vikings)
1965 - Jeff Norton, Acton, NHL defenseman (Edmonton Oilers)
1965 - Mike Gebhardt, Columbus Ohio, mistral yachter (Olympics-6th-1996)
1965 - Yasmin "Yaz" Farooq, Waupun Wisc, rower (Olympics-4th-92, 96)
1965 - Dougray Scott, Scottish television and film actor
1966 - Mark Whiten, Pensacola FL, outfielder (Atlanta Braves, NY Yankees)
1966 - Stacy Lattisaw, Wash DC, disco singer (Million Dollar Baby)
1966 - Tim Armstrong, American musician (Rancid and The Transplants)
1967 - Andrea Stinson, WNBA guard (Charlotte Sting)
1967 - Anthony Nesty, swimmer (won Suriname's 1st gold olympic medal)
1967 - Curtis Baldwin, Los Angeles California, actor (Calvin-227)
1967 - Kazuya Nakai, Japanese voice actor
1967 - Gregg Turkington, American comedian (as Neil Hamburger) and musician
1968 - John Johnstone, Liverpool NY, pitcher (Houston Astros)
1968 - Jory Husain, Milwaukee Wisc, actor (Jawaharial-Head of the Class)
1968 - Erick Sermon, American rap music artist
1969 - Anthony Peeler, NBA guard (LA Lakers, Vancouver Grizzlies)
1969 - Donald Reynolds, WLAF defensive tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy)
1969 - Jacqueline Hennessy, Edmonton, actress (Dead Ringers)
1969 - Jillian Hennessy, Edmonton, twin actress (Claire-Law & Order, Paper)
1970 - Purvis Hunt, NFL/WLAF guard (Houston Oilers, Scottish Claymores)
1970 - Saskia Sibilo, Miss Suriname (1990)
1970 - Shane Pahukoa, NFL safety (NO Saints)
Actress Christina ApplegateActress Christina Applegate (1971) 1971 - Christina Applegate, Hollywood, actress (Kelly-Married With Children)
1972 - Kevin Han, Shanghai China, US badminton player (Olympics-96)
1972 - Petteri Nummelin, Turku FIN, hockey defenseman (Team Finland)
1973 - Erick Strickland, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks)
1973 - Yatil Green, wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
1974 - Cynthia Geyn Brown, San Jose CA, playmate (May, 1995)

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