Famous Birthdays on 8th November

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30 - Nerva, Narni, Roman Emperor (96-98)
1342 - Julian of Norwich, English saint (d. 1416)
1431 - vlad III the Impaler, Wallachian prince (d. 1476)
1491 - Teofilo Folengo, Italian poet (d. 1544)
1572 - Johan Sigismund, elector of Brandenburg/duke of Prussia
1590 - Francesco Gonzaga, composer
1592 - Domenico Mazzocchi, composer
1622 - Galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist pastor (Lambs' War)
1622 - Karl X Gustaf, King of Sweden (1654-60)
1647 - Pierre Bayle, French/Neth theologist/philosopher/writer
1656 - Edmund Halley, English astronomer (comet of Halley) [OS=Oct 29]
1657 - Thomas Bullis, composer
1693 - Leonhard Trautsch, composer
1706 - Johann Ulrich von Cramer, German judge and philosopher (d. 1772)
1710 - Sarah Fielding, English writer (d. 1768)
Wallachian Prince Vlad the ImpalerWallachian Prince Vlad the Impaler (1431) 1715 - Elisabeth C van Brunswick-Bevern, wife of Frederik II "the Great"
1723 - John Byron, British naval officer (d. 1786)
1760 - Jean-Baptiste Dumonceau de Bergendael, South Neth earl/general
1768 - Princess Augusta Sophia of the United Kingdom, (d. 1840)
1770 - Friedrich Witt, composer
1777 - Désirée Clary, queen of Sweden (d. 1860)
1785 - Friedrich Wilhelm Michael Kalkbrenner, composer
1814 - Girolamo/Jeromin de Rada, Albanian poet (Skanderbeku)
1817 - Claudius Wistar Sears, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1891
1817 - Theodoor J Canneel, Flemish painter
1829 - Samuel Wylie Crawford, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1892
1830 - Oliver Otis Howard, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1909
1831 - Edward R L Bulwer-Lytton, English statesman and Viceroy of India (1876-1880)
1836 - Milton Bradley, American game manufacturer (d. 1911)
Novelist Bram StokerNovelist Bram Stoker (1847) 1847 - Bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/author (Dracula)
1847 - Jean Casimir-Perier, French politician (d. 1907)
1848 - Gottlob Frege, Germany, mathematician/logician (Begriffsschrift)
1849 - Edward Julius Biedermann, composer
1850 - Karel Komzak, composer
1854 - Johannes Rydberg, Swedish physicist (d. 1919)
1863 - René [Raphael] Viviani, French historian/social premier (1914-15)
1866 - Herbert Austin, English automobile pioneer (d. 1941)
1867 - Ilmari Henrik Reinhold Krohn, composer
1868 - Felix Hausdorff, German mathematician (d. 1942)
1876 - Frank L Gillespie, Ark, founded Supreme Life Insurance Company
1878 - Marshall Walter "Major" Taylor, world champion cyclist (1899)
1879 - King Baggot I, St Louis MO, director (Tumbleweeds)
1882 - Lazare Saminsky, composer
1883 - Arnold Edward Trevor Bax, London England, composer (Farewell My Youth) (d. 1953)
1883 - Ethel Clayton, MO, actress (Hotel Continental)
1884 - Hermann Rorschach, Swiss psychiatrist (d. 1922)
1885 - Hans Cloos, German geologist (d. 1951)
1885 - Tomoyuki Yamashita, Japanese general (d. 1946)
1885 - Emil Fahrenkamp, German architect (d. 1966)
1887 - Yury Alexandrovich Shaporin, composer
1888 - David Monrad Johansen, composer
1893 - John Miljan, Lead City SD, actor (Possessed, Final Extra, Susan Lenox)
1893 - Clarence Williams, American composer (d. 1965)
1893 - Prajadhipok, Rama VII, king of Thailand (d. 1941)
1895 - Hermann Schey, German/Neth singer
1895 - Photios Kontoglou, Greek writer, painter and iconographer (d. 1965)
1896 - Bucky Harris, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees)
1897 - Dorothy Day, New York, American journalist, social activist, and devout Catholic convert
1898 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (d. 1937)
1900 - Georges Lonque, composer
Author Margaret MitchellAuthor Margaret Mitchell (1900) 1900 - Margaret Mitchell, Atlanta, Georgia, author (Gone With the Wind), (d. 1949)
1900 - Mihailo Vukdragovic, composer
1901 - Gheorge Gheorghiu Dej, Romania party leader/president
1901 - Szymon Laks, composer
1902 - Mihail A Suslov, Soviet-party ideologist [NS=Nov 22]
1902 - Walerian Josef Gniot, composer
1904 - Cedric Belfrage English-born writer (d. 1990)
1905 - Richard Nicholson, musician
1907 - Otto Brenner, German worker's union leader
1908 - Martha Gellhorn, American writer (d. 1998)
1909 - Alberto Erede, Italian conductor
1912 - Jean-Louis Martinet, composer
1912 - Joseph Fattorini, businessman
1913 - Robert Strauss, NYC, actor (Sgt Gruzewsky-Mona McCluskey)
1913 - June Havoc, American actress
1914 - Lute T de Cock, student/resistance fighter
1914 - Norman Lloyd, Jersey City NJ, actor (Auschlander-St Elsewhere)
1916 - Frank McGuire, basketball coach (won 550 games in 30 college seasons)
1916 - June Havoc, Seattle Wash, actress (Willy, Panic, GE Theater)
1916 - Peter Weiss, Germany, Swedish author/dramatist/novelist (Marat/Sade)
1918 - Hermann Zapf, German designer
1919 - P. L. Deshpande, Indian author (d. 2000)
1920 - Esther Rolle, American actress (d. 1998)
1920 - Eugênio de Araújo Sales, Brazilian cardinal
1921 - Douglas Townsend, composer
1921 - Gene Saks, NY, actor/director (One & Only, Prisoner of 2nd Ave)
1921 - Jerome Hines, [Heinz], Hollywood California, basso (I am The Way)
1922 - Christiaan Barnard, South African surgeon (perform 1st heart transplant)
1922 - Esther Rolle, Pompano Beach Fla, actress (Florida-Good Times, Maude)
1922 - Ademir Marques de Menezes, Brazilian footballer (d. 1996)
1923 - Dmitri T Jazov, Russian minister of defense (1991 coup)
Engineer Jack KilbyEngineer Jack Kilby (1923) 1923 - Jack Kilby, Jefferson City, Missouri, electrical engineer and Nobel laureate (handheld calculator, integrated circuit), (d. 2005)
1924 - Joe Flynn, Youngstown Ohio, actor (McHale's Navy)
1927 - Patti Page, [Clara Ann Fowler], Claremont Ok, singer (Tennessee Waltz), (d. 2012)
1927 - Ken Dodd, English comedian
1929 - Trevor McMahon, NZ cricket wicketkeeper (v India & Pak 1955-56)
1929 - António Castanheira Neves, Portuguese philosopher
1929 - Bobby Bowden, American football coach
1930 - Bob Harris, Long Beach California, actor (Jim-Troubleshooters)
Singer Patti PageSinger Patti Page (1927) 1930 - Edmund Happold, engineer
1931 - Morley Safer, Toronto California, TV newscaster (60 Minutes)
1932 - Richard E Lawyer, Los Angeles California, astronaut
1932 - Stephane Audran, Versailles France, actress (Just Before Nightfall)
1932 - Ben[jamin William] Bova, US, sci-fi author (Exiled from Earth)
1934 - Roberta Hazard, USN Admiral
1935 - Alain Delon, France, actor (Honor Among Thieves, Return of Zorro)
1935 - Alfonso López Trujillo, Colombian Cardinal Bishop
1936 - Edward George Gibson, Buffalo NY, astronaut (Skylab 4)
1936 - Viscount Mountgarret, [Butler], English large landowner
1938 - John Asprey, British jeweler/multi-millionaire
1938 - Pleuni Touw, Dutch actress (Black Rider)
1938 - Pleuntje "Pleuni" Cordon, actress (Dear Guys)
1938 - Richard Stoker, composer
1938 - Driss Basri, Moroccan Interior Minister (d. 2007)
1942 - Aleksandr Yakovlevich Kramarenko, Russia, cosmonaut
1942 - Angel Cordero Jr, jockey (won over 6,000 races) [or May 8]
1942 - Gerald Alston, US singer (Manhattans-Crazy)
1943 - Martin Peters, British soccer player
1944 - Bonnie Bramlett, rock vocalist (Delandy & Bonnie)
1944 - Rodney Desborough Slater, rocker (Bonzo Dog Band)
1945 - Arnold Rosner, composer
1945 - David Jessel, British TV-reporter
1945 - Judith Lang Zaimont, composer
1945 - Tony Mann, Aust cricket leggie (1977 century as nightwatchman v India)
1946 - Roy Wood, Birmingham England, rock vocalist/cellist (ELO)
1947 - Margaret Rhea Seddon, Murfreesboro Tenn, MD/astro (STS 51D, 40, SK:58)
1947 - Minnie Ripperton, Chicago, singer (Loving You)
1948 - Dale A Gardner, Fairmont Minn, Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 8, STS 51A), (d. 2014)
1949 - Al Berger, rocker
1949 - Bonnie Raitt, Burbank CA, country singer (Green Light, The Glow)
1949 - Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice Presidenf of the National Rifle Association.
1951 - Larry Burnette, rocker (Firefall)
1951 - Mary Hart, Sioux Falls SD, TV hostess (Entertainment Tonight)
1951 - Alfredo Astiz, Argentine general
1952 - Alfre Woodard, Tulsa, Oklahoma, American actress (Primal Fear, Cross Creek)
1952 - Christie Ann Hefner, daughter of Hugh Hefner, CEO (Playboy)
1952 - Jan Raas, Dutch bicyclist
1952 - Jerry Remy, American baseball player, color commentator
1952 - John Denny, American baseball player
1953 - John Musker, American animation director
1954 - Rickie Lee Jones, Chicago, singer (Chuck E's in Love)
1954 - David Bret, Anglo-French biographer and broadcaster
1954 - Michael D. Brown, U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency director
1954 - Kazuo Ishiguro, British author
1954 - Jeanette McGruder, American musician (P Funk)
1956 - Beverly Klass, LPGA golfer
1956 - Randi Brooks, NYC, actress (Man With 2 Brains, Tightrope)
1956 - Steven Miller, American record producer
1956 - Richard Curtis, British screenwriter
1957 - Yohan Gunasekera, cricketer (2 Tests for Sri Lanka 1983)
1957 - Porl Thompson, British musician (The Cure)
1957 - Alan Curbishley, English football manager
1958 - Terry Lee Miall, England, rock drummer (Adam & The Ants)
1958 - Don Byron, American clarinetist
1959 - Simon Davis, Victorian cricket pace bowler (Test v NZ 1986, no wkts)
1960 - Oleg Menshikov, Russian actor
1960 - Michael Nyqvist, Swedish actor
1961 - Leif Garrett, Hollywood Cal, singer/actor (Devil x 5, 3 for the Road)
1962 - Ron Johnson, Australian baseball hitting coach (Olympics-1996)
1963 - Dwight Smith, Tallahassee FL, outfielder (Atlanta Braves)
1963 - Paul Butcher, NFL linebacker (Carolina Panthers)
1964 - Chuck Cecil, NFL safety (Houston Oilers)
1965 - Bart Latuheru, soccer player (Vitesse)
1965 - Jeff Blauser, Los gatos CA, infielder (Atlanta Braves)
1965 - Mike Peluso, Pengilly Canada, NHL left wing (NJ Devils)
1965 - Craig Chester, American actor and screenwriter
1966 - Michael Soles, CFL fullback (Montreal Alouettes)
1966 - Ulrich Cruden, soccer player (NEC)
1966 - Gordon Ramsay, British chef and reality television personality
1967 - Courtney Thorne-Smith, actress (Day by Day, Lucas, Summer School)
1967 - Henry Rodriguez, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, outfielder (Montreal Expos)
1967 - Jay Taylor, NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs)
1967 - Kim Dugger, Wichita Kansas, Miss Kansas-America (1991)
1967 - Mark Zollitsch, Orono Maine, kayak (alt-Olympics-96)
1967 - Rhonda Kottke, Minneapolis Minn, WPVA volleyballer
1968 - Jose Offerman, San Pedro de Macoris, infielder (KC Royals)
1968 - Keith Jones, Brantford, NHL right wing (Washington Capitals)
1968 - Michelle Kline, Circle Pines Minn, speed skater (Olympics-1994)
1968 - Parker Posey, Balt Md, actress (Tess Shelby-As the World Turns)
1968 - Zara Whites, Dutch actress
1968 - Sergio Porrini, Italian footballer
1969 - Devon McDonald, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)
1969 - Ricardo McDonald, NFL linebacker (Cincinnati Bengals)
1969 - Roxana Zal, American actress
1970 - Qadry Ismail, NFL wide receiver (Minnesota Vikings, Miami Dolphins)
1970 - Tom Anderson, co-founder of MySpace
1970 - José Francisco Porras, Costa Rican footballer
1970 - Diana King, Jamaican singer
1971 - Anna Katrina Simcic, Christchurch NZ, backstroker (Olympics-96)
1971 - Twan Scheepers, soccer player (MVV)
1971 - Carlos Atanes, Spanish film director
1972 - Chris Fydler, Sydney NSW NSW Australia, swimmer (Olympics-96)
1972 - Ken Blackman, NFL guard (Cincinnati Bengals)
1972 - Gretchen Mol, American actress
1973 - Frantisek Kaberle, hockey defenseman (Team Czech Oly-gold-1998)
1973 - Nicole Teter, San Diego California, 800m runner
1973 - Tara Johnson, Miss USA-Wisconsin (1997)
1973 - Vanesa Littlecrow, Puerto Rican cartoonist, dancer, writer and model
1974 - Masashi Kishimoto, Japanese manga author
1974 - Seishi Kishimoto, Japanese manga author

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