Famous Birthdays on 21st October

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1449 - George, Duke of Clarence, brother of Edward IV and Richard III (d. 1478)
1527 - Louis I, Cardinal of Guise, French cardinal (d. 1578)
1570 - Wolfgang Schonsleder, composer
1574 - Nicolo Rubini, composer
1581 - Domenico Zampieri, Italian painter (d. 1641)
1582 - Johan Ernst earl of Nassau-Siegen, military/son of Johan VII
1650 - Jean Bart, French captain/sea hero (Escape from Plymouth)
1660 - Georg Ernst Stahl, German scientist (d. 1734)
1675 - Emperor Higashiyama of Japan (d. 1710)
1680 - Francisco Jose Coutinho, composer
1687 - Nicolaus I Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (d. 1759)
1712 - Sir James Steuart, British economist (d. 1780)
1725 - Franz Moritz Graf von Lacy, Austrian field marshal (d. 1801)
1751 - David Moritz Michael, composer
1757 - Pierre Augereau, Marshal of France and duc de Castiglione (d. 1816)
1761 - Louis AG baron de Bacler d'Albe, French cartographer/brigadier general
1762 - Herman W Daendels, brig-gen/gov-gen of Dutch-Indies (1807-11)
1767 - Francesco Ruggi, composer
Poet, critic, and philosopher Samuel Taylor ColeridgePoet, critic, and philosopher Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772) 1772 - Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Ottery St. Mary, Devon, England, poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner), (d. 1834)
1775 - Guiseppi Baini, composer
1790 - Alphonse-Marie Louis de Lamartine, Macon France, writer (René)
1803 - George Wright, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1865
1807 - Hanri Reber, composer
1807 - Miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer
1822 - Levinus Keuchenius, Dutch minister of Colonies (1888-90)
1823 - Pasqual Juan Emilio Arrieta y Corera, composer
1827 - Petrus PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer
1833 - Alfred Bernhard Nobel, Stockholm, created dynamite & Peace Prizes, (d. 1896)
Chemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacturer. Alfred Bernhard NobelChemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacturer. Alfred Bernhard Nobel (1833) 1839 - Georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank)
1843 - Mark M Antokolski, Russian/French sculptor (Peter the Great)
1846 - Edmondo de Amicis, Italian writer (Cuore)
1847 - Guiseppe Giacosa, Italian songwriter (libretti opera Puccini)
1851 - George Ulyett, cricketer (great Yorkshire all-rounder 1873-93)
1858 - Ramabai Dongre' Medhavi, India, social reformer
1873 - George P Gooch, English historian/MP
1874 - Albert Aftalion, Bulgaria/French economist
1879 - Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer
1885 - Egon Joseph Wellesz, Austria, composer/musicologist
1885 - Jan Altink, Dutch painter/co-founder (Ploeg)
1890 - Gerrit Engelke, German writer/poet (Love Letters)
1891 - John Metzelaar, Dutch/US (About Tropical Atl Visschen)
1891 - Ted Shawn, US dancer/choreographer (Dance We Must)
1894 - Rampo Edogawa, Japanese author and critic (d. 1965)
1895 - Alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur
1895 - Shukichi Mitsukuri, composer
1895 - Edna Purviance, Paradise Valley NV, silent film actress worked with Charlie Chaplin ( The Kid)
1898 - Amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Ital East-Africa
1898 - Eduard Pütsep, Estonian wresler and Olympic medalist (d. 1960)
1901 - Gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium)
1902 - Hilarion Rubio, composer
1902 - Lillian Bronson, Lockport NY, actress (Next Voice you Hear)
1904 - Edmond [Moore] Hamilton, US, sci-fi author (Danger Planet)
1904 - Patrick Kavanagh, Irish poet (d. 1967)
1906 - Lillian Asplund, last American Titanic survivor (d. 2006)
1907 - Nikos Engonopoulos, Greek painter and poet (d. 1985)
1907 - Jules Chevalier, French priest (b. 1824)
1908 - Alexander Schneider, Vilna Lith, violinist (Budapest String Quartet)
1908 - Howard Ferguson, composer
1911 - Peter Graves, London, English actor (Derby Day/Admirable Crichton)
1911 - Vladimir Ussachevsky, Manchurian/US composer (Creation) [NS=Nov 3]
1912 - Carlos Don Byas, US jazz saxophonist
1912 - Georg Solti, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Fidelio)
1914 - Martin Gardner, Scientific American math & puzzles columnist
1916 - Andrea Checchi, Firenze Italy, actress (Attack & Retreat)
1916 - Tomojiro Ikenouchi, composer
1917 - Dizzy Gillespie, [John B], jazz trumpeter, a creator of modern jazz
1919 - Claire Sterling, journalist
1919 - Daniel John Chapman Cunningham, physiologist
1921 - Jarmil Burghauser, composer
1921 - Malcolm Arnold, Northampton England, composer (Bridge over River Kwai)
1922 - Liliane de Bettencourt, heir to L'Oreal
1924 - Celia Cruz, Cuban singer, Queen of Salsa. (d. 2003)
1925 - Joyce Randolph, Detroit Mich, actress (Trixie-Honeymooners)
1925 - Louis J. Robichaud, Canadian premier of New Brunswick (d. 2005)
1926 - Leonard Rossiter, Liverpool England, actor (Britannia Hospital)
1926 - Marga Richter, composer
1927 - Nadine Judd, [Nadia Moore/Nerina], South African/British ballerina
1928 - Edward "Whitey" Ford, hall of fame pitcher (NY Yankees)
1928 - Mario Pinto, the Andrade, writer/president MPLA (Angola)
1928 - Vern Mikkelsen, Parlier, CA, basketball player (Lakers, HOF), (d. 2013)
1929 - Ursula K[roeber] Le Guin, US, sci-fi author (Tombs of Atuan)
1930 - Doreen Cannon, teacher of acting (London)
1931 - Jim Parks, cricketer (England batsman-keeper in 46 Tests 1954-68)
1933 - Georgia Brown, [Lillian Getel], actress (Study in Terror, Fixer)
1934 - Jerry Lewis, (Rep-R-California, 1979- )
1936 - James H "Simon" Gray, English playwright (Butley)
1937 - Norman Wright, rocker (Del-Vikings)
1940 - Don Ritter, (Rep-R-PA, 1979- )
1940 - Frances FitzGerald, NYC, journalist/author (Fire in the Lake)
1940 - Geoffrey Boycott, cricketer (stoic England opener 1964-82)
1940 - Julie Parrish, Middlesboro Ky, actress (Good Morning World, Capitol)
1940 - Manfred Mann, [Michael Lubowitz], South Africa, rocker (Mighty Quinn)
1940 - Osamu Watanabe, Japan, featherweight (Olympic-gold-1964)
1941 - Marina Ripa, Rome Italy, countess/writer (My First 40 Years)
1941 - Steve Cropper, TN, guitarist/songwriter (Booker T & MGs)
1942 - Elvin Bishop, Tulsa OK, rock guitarist (Fooled Around & Fell in Love)
1942 - Les AuCoin, (Rep-D-OR, 1975- )
1942 - Allan Grice, Australian racing driver
Jurist/TV Personality Judith SheindlinJurist/TV Personality Judith Sheindlin (1942) 1942 - Judith Sheindlin, Brooklyn, New York, Jurist and Television personality (Judge Judy)
1943 - Frans LAJ Wolters, economist/Dutch MP (PvdA)
1943 - Paula Kelly, Jacksonville Fla, American dancer and actress (Liz-Night Court)
1943 - Ron Elliott, rocker
1943 - Tariq Ali, Pakistani author and historian
1944 - Janet Ahlberg, illustrator
1945 - Everett McGill, Miami Beach FL, actor (Jezebel's Kiss, Silver Bullet)
1945 - Kathy Young, rocker (Thousand Stars in the Sky)
1945 - Nikita Mikhalkov, director (Dark Eyes, Slave of Love)
1946 - Lee Loughnane, rocker (Chicago)
1946 - Jim Hill, American sportscaster
1946 - Lux Interior, American singer (The Cramps)
1947 - Younis Ahmed, cricketer (batted for Pakistan in 1969 & again in 1987)
1948 - Moses J "Moss" Mayekiso, South African union/SACP-leader
1948 - Shaye Cohen, Historian and Professor at Harvard University
1948 - Tom Everett, American actor
1949 - Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli prime minister
1949 - Jonathon Silver, entrepreneur/arts patron
1949 - Shulamit Ran, composer
1949 - Michel Brière, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1971)
1950 - David H G viscount Lascelles, grandson of English princess Mary
1950 - Ronald E McNair, Lake City SC, astr (STS 41B, 51L-Challenger disaster)
1952 - Brent Mydland, Munich Germany, rock keyboardist/vocalist (Grass Roots)
1952 - Patti Davis [Patricia Ann Reagan], singer/actress/writer, Ronald and Nancy's daughter
1952 - Trevor Chappell, cricketer (bro of several Aussie underarm bowler)
1952 - Allen Hoey, American poet and novelist
1953 - Charlotte Caffey, rock guitarist/keyboardist/vocalist (Go-Go's)
1953 - Eleonora Giorgi, Rome Italy, actress (Nu de Femme, To Forget Venice)
1953 - Keith Green, American musician (d. 1982)
1953 - Peter Mandelson, British politician
1954 - Brian Tobin, Canadian premier of Newfoundland
1955 - Eric Faulkner, Edinburgh Scotland, rock guitarist (Bay City Rollers)
1955 - Rich Mullins, American musician (d. 1997)
1956 - Carrie Fisher, Beverly Hills, actress (Princess Lelia-Star Wars)
1957 - Julian Cope, [Kevin Stapleton], Welsh pop musician (Eve's Volcano)
1957 - Steve Lukather, US rock singer/guitarist (Toto-Africa)
1957 - Wolfgang Ketterle, German physicist, Nobel laureate
1959 - George Bell, Dom Rep, outfielder (Blue Jays, 1987 AL MVP)
1959 - Tony Ganios, American Actor
1959 - Ken Watanabe, Japanese actor
1960 - Lionel Washington, NFL cornerback (Denver Broncos)
1961 - Mark Finch, film festival organiser
1962 - Don Fardon, Toowoomba QLD, Australasia golfer
1962 - David Campese, Australian rugby union footballer
1964 - Jon Carin, American musician (Pink Floyd, The Who)
1965 - Alison Munt, Cairns Australia, LPGA golfer (1992 Jamie Farr-21st)
1965 - Chima McLean, Vancouver BC, Canadian Tour golfer (1991 Conestoga)
1965 - Chris Duplanty, Palo Alto California, water polo goalkeeper (Olympics-96)
1965 - Ion Andoni Goikoetxea, Spanish footballer
1966 - Jonas B, Svensson Sweden, tennis star
1966 - Thomas Louis Tolles Jr, Ft Myers FL, PGA golfer (1995 Bob Hope-3rd)
1967 - Bill Berg, St Catharines, NHL left wing (NY Rangers)
1967 - Gavin Brian Lovegrove, Auckland NZ, javelin (Olympics-96)
1967 - John Flaherty, NYC, catcher (San Diego Padres)
1967 - Stanley Richard, NFL safety (Washington Redskins)
1967 - Paul Ince, English footballer
1968 - Francois Gravel, hockey goaltender (Team France 1998)
1969 - John McMullen, Santa Rosa California, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 NCAA-15th)
1969 - Mo Lewis, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
1969 - Tracy Yarbrough, Miss Idaho USA (1996)
1969 - Mo Lewis, American football player
1970 - Lance Teichelmann, WLAF defensive tackle (Rhein Fire)
1970 - Marc Wilkins, Mansfield OH, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)
1971 - Astrella Leitch, Celeste rocker, Donovan's daughter
1971 - Damien Martyn, cricketer (WA & Australian middle-order batsman)
1971 - Jade Jagger, Paris France, daughter of Mick & Bianca Jagger
1971 - Rebecca Lynn Gray, Indianapolis Indiana, Miss America-Indiana (1996)
1971 - René Ponk, soccer player (FC Utrecht)
1971 - Shane Hannah, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
1971 - Nick Oliveri, American musician
1971 - Paul Norman Telfer, Scottish footballer
1972 - Orlando Thomas, NFL safety (Minnesota Vikings)
1972 - Felicity Andersen, Australian actress
1972 - Saffron Burrows, English actress
1972 - Masakazu Morita, seiyu and actor
1972 - Matthew Friedberger, American musician (The Fiery Furnaces)
1972 - Evhen Tsybulenko, Ukrainian professor of international law
1973 - Dan Neil, NFL guard (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
1973 - Derrick Beatty, CFL defensive back (Edmonton Eskimos)
1973 - Lera Auerbach, Russian composer
1973 - Charlie Lowell, American Musician
1975 - Henrique Hilário, Portuguese footballer
1975 - Toby Hall, American baseball player
1976 - Jeremy Miller, West Covina California, actor (Ben-Growing Pains)
1976 - Nirachala Kumya, Miss Universe-Thailand (1996)
1976 - Lavinia Miloşovici, Romanian gymnast
1976 - Josh Ritter, American musician
1976 - Mélanie Turgeon, French Canadian alpine skier
1977 - Christie Lee Woods, Texas, Miss Teen USA (1996)
1978 - Will Estes, American actor
1978 - Joey Harrington, American football player
1979 - Khalil Greene, American baseball player
1979 - Gabe Gross, American baseball player
TV Personality & Model Kim KardashianTV Personality & Model Kim Kardashian (1980) 1980 - Kim Kardashian, American socialite
1980 - Brian Pittman, American musician (Relient K)
1981 - Nemanja Vidić, Serbian footballer
1982 - James White, American basketball player
1982 - Matt Dallas, American Actor
1983 - Zack Greinke, American baseball player
1983 - Ninette Tayeb, Israeli singer
1983 - Andy Marté, Dominican baseball player
1984 - Anouk Leblanc-Boucher, French Canadian short track speed skater

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