Famous Birthdays on 5th November

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1271 - Mahmud Ghazan, Mongol ruler (d. 1304)
1494 - Hans Sachs, German composer, playwright and shoemaker
1534 - Joachim Camerarius, German botanist/physician (horticulture catalog)
1549 - Philippe de Mornay (or Philippe Du-Plessis-Mornay), French writer (d. 1623)
1563 - Anna van Nassau, daughter of prince Willem I/Anna of Saksen
1592 - Charles Chauncy, English-born president of Harvard College (d. 1672)
1613 - Isaac de Benserade, French poet (d. 1691)
1615 - Ibrahim I, Ottoman Sultan (d. 1648)
1654 - Christian Liebe, German composer
1666 - Attilio Ariosti, Italian composer born in Bologna
1667 - Christoph Ludwig Agricola, German painter (d. 1719)
1701 - Pietro Longhi, Venetian painter (d. 1785)
1715 - John Brown, English writer (d. 1766)
1722 - William Byron, 5th Baron Byron, English duelist (d. 1798)
1742 - Richard Cosway, English artist (d. 1821)
1764 - Pieter Nieuwland, Dutch scientist (Newton)
1770 - Etienne P de Senancour, French author (Obermann)
1779 - Washington Allston, US painter/author
1798 - Carolina F L duchess of Berry, daughter of crown prince of Naples
1818 - Benjamin Franklin Butler, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1893
1819 - Josef Rudolf Zavrtal, composer
1825 - Julius H [Szamvald] Stahel, Major General (Union volunteers)
1832 - William Woods Averell, Major General (Union Army), died in 1900
1835 - Moritz Szeps, Austrian journalist (d. 1902)
1841 - Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer
1846 - Duncan Gordon Boyes, English recipient of the Victoria Cross (d. 1869)
1849 - Rui Barbosa, Brazil, statesman/jurist/essayist/civil liberties
1850 - Ella Wheeler Wilcox, American author and poet (d. 1919)
1851 - Charles Dupuy, French prime minister (d. 1923)
1854 - Paul Sabatier, French chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1941)
1854 - Alphonse Desjardins, founder of the Caisses populaires Desjardins (d. 1920)
1855 - Eugene V. Debs, Terre Haute, Indiana, American labor leader and Socialist presidential candidate (d. 1926)
1855 - Leon P Teisserenc de Bort, French meteorologist (stratosphere)
1857 - Ida Tarbell, muckraker (Standard Oil was very unhappy)
1866 - Daniel Protheroe, composer
Olympic Runner Teddy FlackOlympic Runner Teddy Flack (1873) 1873 - Teddy Flack [Edwin], London, Australian athlete, double Olympic gold medallist in 1896, (d. 1935)
1876 - Raymond Duchamp-Villon, cubist sculptor (Head of Baudeaire)
1881 - George A. Malcolm, American jurist & educator (d. 1961)
1884 - James Elroy Flecker, English poet/dramatist (Hassan)
1885 - Will Durant, US, author/historian (Story of Civilization)
1887 - Oscar Bossaert, Belgium, chocolate manufacturer/min of Middenstand
1887 - Paul Wittgenstein, Vienna Austria, left hand specialist pianist
1890 - Jan Zrzavý, Czech painter (d. 1977)
1891 - Bert McGirr, cricketer (played in NZ's 1st Test series)
1891 - Earle "Greasy" Neale, NFL coach (Philadelphia Eagles)
1891 - Mary Dorna, Dutch author
1892 - J. B. S. Haldane, Scottish geneticist (d. 1964)
1893 - Raymond Loewy, US industrial designer
1894 - Henri E J A de Page, Belgian private law scholar
1895 - Walter Gieseking, German pianist/composer
1895 - Charles MacArthur, American author (d. 1956)
1899 - Forrest Lewis, actor (Monster of Piedras Blancas)
1900 - Martin Dies, Jr., American politician (d. 1972)
1901 - Eddie Paynter, cricketer (England batting hero in Bodyline series)
1902 - Strom Thurmond, (Sen-R-SC, 1955- )
1904 - Cooney Weiland, Canadian hockey player (d. 1985)
1905 - George Bissett, cricketer (successful South African quick in 1927-28)
1905 - Joel McCrea, South Pasadena California, actor (Marshal-Wichita Town)
1906 - George Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary
1906 - Fred Lawrence Whipple, American astronomer (d. 2004)
1911 - Roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)
1912 - Natalie Schaeffer, Rumson NJ, actress (Lovey Howell-Gilligan's Island)
1913 - John McGiver, NYC, actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show)
1913 - Vivien Leigh, (Gone With Wind) Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn
1914 - Henri J de Koster, Dutch Min of Defense (1971-73)
1914 - Alton Tobey, American artist (d. 2005)
1915 - Moe Biller, NYC, labor union officer (AFL-CIO, Postal Workers)
1916 - Len Wilkinson, cricketer (England leg-spinner just before WW II)
1917 - Claus Adam, composer
1917 - Jacob Everaers, office clerk/resistance fighter
1917 - Jacqueline Auriol, French aviatrix (d. 2000)
1917 - Banarsi Das Gupta, Indian former Chief Minister of Haryana (d. 2007)
1919 - Myron Floren, Webster SD, accordionist (Lawrence Welk Show)
1919 - Hasan Askari, Pakistani philosopher (d. 1978)
1920 - Douglass North, American economist, Nobel Prize laureate
1920 - Tommy Goodwin [Thomas], Connecticut, British Track Cyclist (2 X Olympic Bronze 1948), (d. 2012)
1921 - Gyorgy Cziffra, Hungarian/French pianist (Chopin/Liszt)
1921 - Fawzia of Egypt, Queen of Iran
1922 - Violet Barclay, American illustrator
1923 - Ian Arthur Hoyle Munro, medical journalist
1924 - Ivan Rezak, composer
1926 - Leo Derksen, Dutch journalist (Telegraph/Sunday Newspaper)
1927 - Robert Abernethy, Geneva Switz, Newscaster (NBC News Encore)
1929 - Ottmar MA Fraai, Curacaos/Dutch tenor
1930 - Herb Edelman, Brooklyn New York, American actor (Good Guys, Strike Force, 9 to 5)
1931 - Ike Turner, Miss, AKA Mr Tina Turner!, guitarist (A Fool in Love)
1932 - Arthur L Liman, NYC, trial lawyer (Oliver North)
1934 - Nick Smith, (Rep-R-Michigan)
1934 - Victor Argo, American actor (d. 2004)
1935 - Dick Davalos, Bronx, actor (Jeff-The Americans)
1935 - Jerry Amper Dadap, composer
1935 - John Nicholas Maw, composer
1935 - Lester Piggott, British jockey (11 time champ)
1935 - Christopher Wood, English screenwriter and novellist
1936 - Michael Dertouzos, Greek internet pioneer, Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Director of the M.I.T. Laboratory for Computer Science (d. 2001)
1937 - Harris Yulin, American actor
1938 - Chris Robinson, Fla, actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World)
1938 - Joe Dassin, French-speaking American singer (d. 1980)
1938 - César Luis Menotti, Argentine footballer
1939 - Ken Walter, South African cricket pace bowler (1961-62 series v NZ)
1940 - Elke Sommer, [Elke Schletz], Berlin Germany, actress (A Shot in the Dark, The Oscar)
1941 - Patricia Harty, Wash DC, actress (Occasional Wife, Blondie)
1941 - Art Garfunkel, New York, American singer/actor (Sounds of Silence, Carnal Knowledge)
1943 - Pablo Gomez, rocker
1943 - Sam Shepard, Ill, actor/playwright (Frances, Crimes of the Heart)
1943 - Friedman Paul Erhardt (Chef Tell), German-born American TV chef (d. 2007)
1945 - Peter Pace, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
1945 - Aleka Papariga, Greek politician
1946 - Gram Paarson, [Cecil Connor], Winter Haven Fl, rocker (Byrds)
1946 - Herman Brood, Dutch painter/singer/pianist (Sleepin' Bird)
1946 - Patricia K Kuhl, speech & hearing scientist
1947 - Oleg Antropov, USSR, volleyball player (Olympic-gold-1968)
1947 - Peter Noone, rocker (Herman-Herman's Hermits-Silhouttes)
1948 - Peter Hammill, English singer/songwriter (Patient)
1948 - Rick Cobb, rocker
1948 - Mel Ab-Owain, Welsh politician
1948 - Hridayananda dasa Goswami, ISKCON guru
1948 - Bernard-Henri Lévy, French public intellectual
1949 - Armin Shimerman, American actor
1949 - Jimmie Spheeris, American singer-songwriter (d. 1984)
1950 - Debbie Massey, Grosse Pointe MI, LPGA golfer (1979 Wheeling Classic)
1951 - Cindy Brooks, Gettysburg Pa, playmate (April, 1985)
1951 - Stuart Havelock Hollingdale, anthropologist
1952 - Bill Walton, NBA center (Portland Trailblazers, Boston Celtics)
1952 - Oleg Blokhin, Ukrainian footballer
1952 - Vandana Shiva, Indian physicist
1953 - Florentino V. Floro, Filipino dwarf judge
1953 - Joyce Maynard, American writer
1955 - Sylvester Louis Adams, murderer
1955 - Karan Thapar, Foremost Indian Journalist, Political Analyst & Commentator
1955 - Nestor Serrano, American actor
1956 - Mike Score, Liverpool England, rock guitarist (Flock Of Seagulls)
1956 - Rob Fisher, Bath England, rock keyboardist (Naked Eyes)
1957 - David Moyse, Adelaide Australia, rock vocalist (Air Supply)
1957 - Jon-Erik Hexum, Tenafly NJ, actor (Voyager, Cover-up)
1958 - Don Falcone, American musician and producer
1958 - Robert Patrick, American actor
Singer Bryan AdamsSinger Bryan Adams (1959) 1959 - Bryan Adams, Vancouver BC Canada, singer (Heaven)
1960 - Mark West, NBA center (Detroit Pistons)
1960 - René Froger, Dutch singer (Everything Can Make a Man Happy)
1960 - Tilda Swinton, London England, actress (Orlando)
1961 - Charles O Hobaugh, Bar Harbor ME, Capt USMC/astronaut
1961 - Gina Mastrogiacomo, American actress (d. 2001)
1962 - Brian Wheat, rock bassist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
1962 - Abédi Pelé, Ghanaian footballer
1962 - Marcus J. Ranum, American computer/network security innovator
1963 - Andrea McArdle, Phila, actress (Annie)
1963 - Hans Gilhaus, soccer player (Vitesse)
Actress Tilda SwintonActress Tilda Swinton (1960) 1963 - Tatum O'Neal, Los Aangeles California, actress (Paper Moon, Little Darlings) and ex-wife of John McEnroe
1965 - Famke Janssen, Dutch model and actress
1965 - Kubrat, Prince of Panagiurishte, titular Bulgarian royal family
1966 - Georgia Apostolou, Greek actress
1966 - Nayim, Spanish footballer
1967 - Frank Pollack, NFL tackle (SF 49ers)
1967 - Grant Leury, Melbourne VIC Australia, canoeist (Olympics-96)
1967 - Percy Snow, WLAF linebacker (Rhein Fire)
1967 - Steve Wagner, Phila, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics-96)
1967 - Judy Reyes, New York City, New York, Dominican American actress (Scrubs)
1968 - Bob Dahl, NFL guard/tackle (Cleveland Browns)
1968 - Cary Blanchard, NFL kicker (Indianapolis Colts)
1968 - Chris Gray, Perth WA, Australasia golfer
1968 - Malcolm Frank, CFL cornerback (Edmonton Eskimos)
1968 - Sam Rockwell, American film actor
1968 - Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Spanish actress
1969 - Jennifer Guthrie, Willimantic Conn, actress (Dawn-General Hospital)
1970 - Javier Lopez, Ponce Puerto Rico, catcher (Atlanta Braves)
1970 - Ryan Wetnight, NFL tight end (Chic Bears)
1970 - Javy López, baseball player
1970 - Tamzin Outhwaite, English actress
1971 - Corin "Corky" Nemec, Little Rock, actor (Tucker, Parker Lewis)
1971 - Erick Walder, Mobile Alabama, triple jumper
1971 - Sergei Berezin, Voskrensensk Russia, NHL forward (Team Russia, Oly-Si-98)
1971 - Todd Collins, NFL quarterback (Buffalo Bills)
1971 - Dana Jacobson, ESPN's First Take hostess
1971 - Rob Jones, English footballer
1971 - Jonny Greenwood, guitarist (Radiohead)
1971 - Edmond Leung, Hong Kong singer
1972 - Tracy Greene, NFL tight end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
1973 - Alexei Yashin, Sverdlovsk Russia, NHL center (Team Russia Olympics-Silver-1998, Ottawa Senators)
1973 - James Collins, NBA guard (LA Clippers)
1973 - Johnny Damon, Ft. Riley Kansas, baseball outfielder (Kansas City Royals)
1973 - Kate Anderson, Australian 1.5k/3k/5k runner (Olympics-96)
1973 - Rupert Grant, NFL fullback (NE Patriots)
1973 - Daniella Westbrook, English actress
1974 - Conrad Hamilton, cornerback (NY Giants)
1974 - Jerry Stackhouse, NBA guard/forward (Detroit Pistons, Phila 76ers)
1974 - Dado Pršo, Croatian footballer
1974 - Angela Gossow, German vocalist (Arch Enemy)
1974 - Ryan Adams, American musician
1977 - Jodi Webb, Miss Utah Teen USA (1996)
1977 - Tuula Puputti, ice hockey goalie (Finland, Oly-98)
1977 - Richard Wright, English footballer
1979 - Mihalis Hatzigiannis, Greek-Cypriot songwriter and singer
1980 - Christoph Metzelder, German footballer
1980 - Jaime Camara, Brazilian racing driver
1980 - Eva González, Spanish model and beauty queen
1983 - Mike Hanke, German footballer
1983 - Andrew Hayden-Smith, TV presenter and actor
1984 - Nick Folk, American football player
1984 - Tobias Enstrom, Swedish hockey player

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