Famous Birthdays on 28th November

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1118 - Manuel I Komnenos, Greek Byzantine Emperor (d. 1180)
1489 - Margaret Tudor, wife of James IV of Scotland (d. 1541)
1570 - James Whitelocke, English judge (d. 1632)
1598 - Hans Nansen, Danish statesman (d. 1667)
1607 - Pietro Sforza, Italian theologist: Istoria del Concilio di Trento
1628 - John Bunyan, England, cleric/author (Pilgrim's Progress)
1632 - Jean-Baptiste Lully, Florence Italy, composer
1640 - Willem de Vlamingh, Flemish sea captain (c. 1648)
1650 - John Palfijn, Flemish physician/inventor (forceps) [or Nov 25]
1661 - Edward Hyde, 3rd Earl of Clarendon, British Governor of New York and New Jersey (d. 1723)
1681 - Jean Cavalier, French Protestant rebel leader (d. 1740)
1700 - Nathaniel Bliss, Astronomer Royal (d. 1764)
1700 - Sophia Magdalen of Brandenburg-Kulmbach, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1770)
1704 - Jacob Mossel, governor-general (Dutch East Indies)
Poet/Artist William BlakePoet/Artist William Blake (1757) 1757 - William Blake, London, poet/painter (Songs of Innocence & Experience), (d. 1827)
1763 - Matthaus Fischer, composer
1770 - F Louise W, daughter of viceroy Willem V & Wilhelmina of Prussia
1772 - Luke Howard, British meteorologist (d. 1864)
1777 - Georg A Kestner, German art collector/diplomat
1784 - Ferdinand Reis, composer
1785 - Achille-Charles, duc de Broglie, French PM (1835-36)
1792 - Victor Cousin, French philosopher/minister of Education
1793 - Carl Jonas Love Almquist, Swedish composer (Tornrosens Buck)
1795 - Adolf Bernhard Marx, composer
1805 - John Stephens, US archaeologist; founded study of Central America
1810 - William Froude, England, engineer/naval architect
1811 - Maximilian II Jozef, king of Bayern (1848-64)
1812 - Ludwig Mathias Lindeman, composer
1820 - Friedrich Engels, Germany, social philosopher; Marx's collaborator
1820 - Lawrence O'Bryan Branch, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1862
1829 - Anton Rubinstein, Vykhvatinetz Podolia, composer (Omitri Doskoy) [NS]
1837 - John Wesley Hyatt, inventor (celluloid)
1841 - E M Grace, cricketer (brother of W G)
1843 - Manuel Gregorio Tavarez, composer
1853 - Helen Magill White, first American woman to earn a Ph.D. (d. 1944)
1854 - Gottlieb J Haberlandt, Hungarians/German botanist
1856 - Alexandr Dmitriyevich Kastal'sky, composer
1857 - Alfonso XII, king of Spain (1874-85)
1864 - Carel A Lion Cachet, lithographer/wood carver
1864 - James Allen English writer (d. 1912)
1864 - Lindley M. Garrison, American Secretary of War (d. 1932)
1866 - Arthur Frederick Augustus "Dick" Lilley, cricket keeper (England)
1866 - Henry Bacon, architect (Lincoln Memorial)
1866 - Johannes F "Johan" Bakker Sr, Dutch actor/husband of Truus Soete
1868 - Frantisek Alois Drdla, composer
1876 - Bert Vogler, cricketer (early South African googly bowler)
1878 - Jozef van Mierlo, Belgian Jesuit/literary (Hadewych)
1880 - Alexander A Block, Russian poet (Dvenatsat) [OS=11/16]
1880 - Marinus van Meel, 1st Dutch aviator
1881 - Stefan Zweig, Vienna Austria, poet/essayist/dramatist (Beware of Pity)
1883 - Paul Hastings Allen, composer
1887 - Bobby Watson, [Knucher], Springfield IL, comedian
1887 - Ernst Rohm, German staff member/Bolivian leader/SA
1887 - Jacobo Palm, Curacaos pianist/organist
1891 - Gregorio Perfecto, Filipino jurist & politician (d. 1949)
1892 - Thomas Wood, composer
1894 - Brooks Atkinson, drama critic (Broadway theater namesake)
1895 - José Iturbi, Spanish pianist (d. 1980)
1896 - Lilia Skala, Vienna, actress (House of Games, Flashdance, Charly)
1896 - Dawn Powell, American writer (d. 1965)
1897 - Uno Choyo, writer
1898 - Yuri N Libedinski, Ukrainian writer (Birth of Hero) [OS]
1900 - Lester Vail, actor (Dance Fools Dance, Consolation Marriage)
1902 - Victor Jory, Dawson City Canada, actor (Kings Row, Manhunt)
1904 - James O Eastland, (Sen-D-Miss)
1904 - Nancy Mitford, English author (Love in a cold climate)
1907 - Alberto Moravia, [Pincherle], Italian author (Indifferent Ones)
1908 - Arturo Frondizi, president Argentina (1958-62)
1908 - Roberto Lupi, composer
1908 - Claude Lévi-Strauss, French anthropologist
1909 - Aleksandar Rankovic, Yugoslavic partisan/vice-premier
1911 - Václav Renč, Czech poet (d. 1973)
1912 - Heinz Galinski, President (Central council for Jews in Germany)
1912 - Morris Louis, US painter (post abstract)
1913 - Hugo Pos, Suriname/Neth WW II prosecutor of minor war crimes Tokyo
1915 - Pamela Harrison, composer
1915 - Evald Okas, Estonian painter
1916 - Lilian Baels, English 2nd wife of Belgian king Leopold III
1917 - Kees Schilperoort, Dutch radio/TV host
1919 - Keith Miller, cricketer (one of Australia's best ever all-rounders)
1920 - Cecilia Colledge, England, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1936)
1922 - Helen Kinney Copley, newspaper publisher
1923 - Helen Delich Bentley, (Rep-R-MD, 1985- )
1923 - Phyllis Jenkins, literary & theatrical agent community activist
1923 - Ted Stevens, (Sen-R-AK, 1968- )
1923 - Gloria Grahame, American actress (d. 1981)
1924 - Kees [Gerrit C] Otten, Dutch flutist
1925 - Aurelio de la Vega, composer
1925 - Gloria Grahame, Los Angeles California, actress (Sue-Rich Man Poor Man)
1925 - Virginia Hewitt, Shreveport La, actress (Carol-Space Patrol)
1925 - József Bozsik, Hungarian footballer (d. 1978)
1927 - Chuck Mitchell, American actor (d. 1992)
1928 - Edward LeBone Molotlegi, chief of the Bafokeng
1928 - Arthur Melvin Okun, American economist (d.1980)
Record Company Owner Berry GordyRecord Company Owner Berry Gordy (1929) 1929 - Berry Gordy, Detroit, record company owner (Motown)
1931 - Dervla Murphy, travel author (Full Tilt, In Ethiopia with a Mule)
1931 - Hope Lange, Redding Ridge Ct, actress (Ghost & Mrs Muir)
1931 - Ian Skipper, English businessman/multi-millionaire (Heritage Projects)
1931 - Rinus Ferdinandusse, editor/author (Nude on Fence)
1931 - Thomas Enders, diplomat
1932 - Ethel L Ennis, US orchestra leader/jazz singer (Once Again)
1932 - Terence Frisby, poet/screenwriter (There's a Girl in My Soup)
1933 - Joe Knollenberg, (Rep-R-Michigan)
1934 - Carlos Farinas, composer
1934 - Dick Rhyan, Columbus OH, PGA golfer (1994 GTE-5th)
1935 - Randolph Stow, author/poet (Suburbs of Hell)
1935 - Prince Hitachi, Japanese royalty
1936 - Gary Hart, (Sen-D-Co, 1975-86)
1936 - Celin Romero, Spanish guitarist
1939 - Gary Troxel, rocker
1940 - Bruce Channel, rocker
1940 - Clem Curtis, rocker
1941 - Laura Antonelli, Pola Yugoslavia, actress (Wifemistress, Divine Nymph)
1942 - Paul Warfield, NFL/WFL wide receiver (Cleveland, Miami, Memphis)
1942 - Manolo Blahnik, Santa Cruz de La Palma Spain, shoe designer
1943 - Randy Newman, New Orleans, vocalist (Short People, Love LA, Raindrops)
1944 - Rita Mae Brown, actress (Long Hot Summer, Slumber Party Massacre)
1944 - R.B. Greaves, Guyanan singer, (d. 2012)
1944 - Timothy Krajcir, American serial killer
1946 - Joe Dante, director (Matinee, Twilight Zone, Police Squad, Gremlins)
1946 - Susan Spencer, NY, correspondent (48 Hours) [1946 approx]
1947 - Michel Berger, French songwriter (d. 1992)
1947 - Maria Farantouri, Greek singer
1948 - Agnieszka Holland, Warsaw Poland, actress/director (Europa Europa)
1948 - Beeb Birtles, [Gerard Birtlekamp], rock guitarist (Little River Band)
1949 - Alexander Godunov, Russia, composer/dancer (Bolshoi) defected 1979
1949 - Hugh McKenna, rocker (Alex Harvey Band)
1949 - Paul Shaffer, Thunder Bay Ont, orchestra leader (SNL, David Letterman)
1949 - Victor Ostrovsky, Canadian/Israel, Mossad agent (By Way of Deception)
Actor Ed HarrisActor Ed Harris (1950) 1950 - Ed Harris, Tenafly NJ, actor (Right Stuff, Swing Shift, Walker, Coma)
1952 - Jeff Fahey, actor (Darkman III, Crossover, Serpent's Lair)
1952 - S Epatha Merkerson, Saginaw MI, actress (Jacob's Ladder, Terminator 2)
1953 - Nadezhda Olizarenko, USSR, 800m/1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1980)
1953 - Sixto Lezcano, baseball player
1955 - Adem Jashari, Albanian freedom fighter
1955 - Alessandro Altobelli, Italian footballer
1955 - Jeffrey Byron, American actor
1956 - Kristine Arnold, Torrance, singer (Sweethearts of Rodeo-Midnight Girl)
1956 - Lucy Gutteridge, actress (Top Secret, Trouble With Spies)
1958 - Dave Righetti, baseball pitcher (Yankees, Giants)
1958 - David Van Day, rocker (Dollar-Loves Gotta Hold on Me)
1958 - Kriss Akabusi, Great Britain, 4X400 runner (Olympic-silver-1984)
1958 - Tim Mullens, Dutch singer/guitarist (Ivy green)
1958 - Georges Rutaganda, Rwandan war criminal
1959 - Judd Nelson, Portland ME, actor (Breakfast Club, Jack-Suddenly Susan)
1959 - R Glynn Holt, Plainveiw Texas, PhD/astronaut (STS 73 alt)
1959 - Stephen Roche, bicylist
1960 - Deneice Lewis, Lynchburg Va, model
1960 - Ken Howell, baseball player
1960 - John Galliano, Gibraltar, British fashion designer
1961 - Jane Sibbett, actress (Teddy Z, Heddy Newman-Herman's Head)
1961 - Patty Zomer, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
1961 - Martin Clunes, British actor
1961 - Alfonso Cuarón, Mexican film director
1962 - Karen Marsden, Perth Australia, field hockey goalie (Olympics-96)
1962 - Matt Cameron, musician (Soundgarden)
1962 - Paul Dinello, American comedian and actor
1962 - Jon Stewart, American comedian
1962 - Davey Boy Smith, English professional wrestler (d. 2002)
1963 - Johnny Newman, NBA guard/foward (Denver Nuggets, Milwaukee Bucks)
1963 - Walt Weiss, Tuxedo NY, shortstop (Oakland A's, Colorado Rockies)
1963 - Armando Iannucci, Glasgow, Scotland, comedian and radio producer
1964 - Cornelia Guest, debutante (Debutante's Guide to Life)
1964 - John Burkett, New Brighton PA, pitcher (Florida Marlins)
1965 - David Ecob, Sydney NSW, Australasia golfer
1965 - Matt Williams, infielder (SF Giants)
1965 - Erwin Mortier, Belgian author
1966 - Sam Seder, American comedian
1967 - Anna Nicole "Vickie" Smith, Houston Tex, playmate (May 1992)
1967 - Stephnie Weir, American comedian
1967 - José del Solar, Peruvian footballer
1968 - Dawn Robinson, singer (En Vogue)
1968 - Jonathan Brown, NYC, rower (Olympics-5th-1996)
1969 - Dale Carter, NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs)
1969 - Doug Petersen, CFL defensive end (Montreal Alouettes)
1969 - Marc Spindler, NFL defensive tackle/end (NY Jets, Detroit Lions)
1969 - Nick Knight, cricketer (England opening batsman 1995- )
1969 - Pedro Astacio, Hato Mayor Dom Rep, pitcher (LA Dodgers)
1969 - Pio Sagapolutele, NFL defensive tackle (NO Saints, Cleveland Browns)
1969 - Robb Nen, San Pedro, California, American MLB pitcher (Florida Marlins)
1969 - Sonia O'Sullivan, Ireland, 5k runner (Olympics-4th-92, 96)
1970 - Arshad Laiq, cricket all-rounder (United Arab Emirates World Cup 1996)
1970 - Evan Droop, Yarrawonga VIC, Australasia golfer
1970 - Jason Day, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1970 - Todd Perry, NFL guard (Chic Bears)
1970 - Álex López Morón, Spanish tennis player
1971 - Karin Taylor, Kingston Jamacia, playmate (June, 1996)
1971 - William Simas Jr, Hanford CA, pitcher (Chicago White Sox)
1971 - Rob Conway, American professional wrestler
1971 - Fenriz, Norwegian musician (Darkthrone)
1972 - Paulo Figueiredo, Angolan footballer
1973 - Jade Puget, American musician (AFI)
1974 - Jason Ferguson, defensive tackle (NY Jets)
1974 - Joerg Heckenbach, WLAF receiver (Frankfurt Galaxy)
1974 - apl.de.ap, American rapper (Black Eyed Peas)
1974 - András Tölcséres, Hungarian footballer
1974 - Kristian Schmid, Australian actor
1975 - Sigurd Wongraven, Norwegian musician (Satyricon (band))
1975 - Eka Kurniawan, Indonesian writer
1977 - Fabio Grosso, Italian footballer

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