Famous Birthdays on 4th October

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1160 - Alys, Countess of the Vexin, daughter of Louis VII of France (d. 1220)
1276 - Margaret of Brabant, Queen of Germany (d. 1311)
1289 - Louis X, the Stubborn, king of France (1314-16)
1331 - James Butler, 2nd Earl of Ormonde (d. 1382)
1379 - King Henry III of Castile (d. 1406)
1515 - Lucas Cranach, the Younger, German painter
1542 - Roberto Bellarmino, Italian saint/theologist (Doctor of the Church)
1550 - Charles IX, King of Sweden
1562 - Christian Sørensen Longomontanus, Danish astronomer (d. 1647)
1570 - Péter Pázmány, Hungarian cardinal (d. 1637)
1585 - Anna of Tyrol, Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1618)
1607 - Francisco de Rojas Zorrilla, Span playwright (Del Rey Abajo Ninguno)
1625 - Jacqueline Pascal, French child prodigy (d. 1661)
1626 - Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)
1657 - Francesco Solimena, Italian painter (d. 1747)
1659 - Franz Weichlein, composer
1720 - Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher
1723 - Nikolaus Poda von Neuhaus, German entomologist (d. 1798)
1744 - Domenico Corri, composer
1749 - Jean-Louis Duport, composer
1759 - Antoine Arbogast, French mathematician (d. 1803)
1762 - Tommaso Sogner, composer
1772 - Francois-Louis Perne, composer
1787 - Francois P G Guizot, French historian/politician
1796 - John Richardson, Canadian writer (Wacousta, or the prophecy)
1797 - J Gotthelf, writer
1804 - "Felix", cricketer (Nicholas Wanostracht)
1807 - Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine, French Canadian politician, prime minister of the Province of Canada (d. 1864)
1809 - Albrecht F H, prince of Prussia
1809 - Robert Cumming Schenck, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1890
1810 - Alexander Walewski, French earl/foreign minister/Napoleon I's son
1816 - Egbert Benson Brown, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1902
1818 - Francesco Crispi, Italian minister of War/premier
19th US President Rutherford B. Hayes19th US President Rutherford B. Hayes (1822) 1822 - Rutherford B. Hayes, Delaware Ohio, (R) 19th US president (1877-81)
1832 - William Griggs, inventor (photo chromo lithography)
1836 - Juliette Adam-Lamber, French author (Salon/Nouvelle Revue)
1840 - Charles Ferdinand Lenepveu, composer
1841 - Stephen Albert Emery, composer
1841 - Prudente José de Morais Barros, President of Brazil (d. 1912)
1841 - Maria Sophie of Bavaria, queen of the Two Sicilies (d. 1925)
1850 - John W McGraw, (Gov-R-Wash) (1893-97)
1857 - Henry Schoenfeld, composer
1858 - Michael I. Pupin, Serbian-born telephone pioneer (d. 1935)
1859 - Henryk Pachulski, composer
1860 - Sidney Paget, British illustrator (Sherlock Holmes)
1861 - Frederic Remington, US, artist/sculptor of American West
1861 - Joao Marcellino Arroyo, composer
1862 - Edward Stratemeyer, American author (d. 1930)
1865 - Max Halbe, writer
1868 - Marcelo Torcuato the Alvear, president of Argentina (1922-28)
1876 - Hugh McCrae, Australian writer (d. 1958)
1877 - Razor Smith, English cricketer (d. 1946)
1879 - Edward Murray East, Du Quoin Illinois, American Botanist and Geneticist who developed hybrid corn
Journalist and Author Damon RunyonJournalist and Author Damon Runyon (1880) 1880 - Damon Runyon, Manhattan, Kansas, journalist/writer (Guys & Dolls-based on his work), (d. 1946)
1881 - [Heinrich A H] Walther von Brauchitsch, German fieldmarshal
1885 - Henricus Wijdefield, Dutch architect (Peace Palace)
1886 - Luis Alberni, Spain, actor (Topaze)
1887 - Francis Bull, Norway, writer (Norsk literature historian)
1888 - Oscar Mathisen, Norwegian speed skater (d. 1954)
1889 - John B Kelly, Olympic champion rower/father of Grace Kelly
1892 - Engelbert Dollfuss, Austrian Fascist chancellor killed by Nazis
1892 - Luis Trenker, Sankt Ulrich, actor (Berge in Flammen)
1892 - Hermann Glauert, British aerodynamicist (d. 1934)
1894 - Cliff Hall, Brooklyn New York, American actor (Crime Photographer)
1895 - Buster [Joseph F] Keaton, actor (Navigator, Steamboat Bill, Jr)
1895 - Richard Sorge, German spy for USSR in Tokyo (WW II)
1895 - Sergei Jessenin, writer
1901 - [Robert] Carroll Nye, Akron Ohio, actor (Gone with the Wind)
1903 - Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Austrian nazi (SS/SD)
1903 - Lord Roborough, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
1903 - Bona Arsenault, French Canadian politician, historian and genealogist (d. 1993)
1904 - Harris Rhoad, rocker
1904 - Rene Mable Neighbour Cloke, illustrator
1905 - Leon Orthel, composer
1905 - Rene Defossez, composer
1906 - Johannes Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight)
1909 - James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist
1909 - Noel Chiboust, trumpeter/Sax
1910 - Frankie Crosetti, American baseball player (d. 2002)
1912 - Alfonso Letelier-Llonas, composer
1912 - John de Mol, Dutch accordianist/producer (Baantjer, Pril Geluk)
1913 - Stanley Oliphant Stewart, librarian
1914 - Brendan Gill, writer/critic (New Yorker magazine)
1914 - Jim Cairns, Australian politician (d. 2003)
1915 - Koos Schuur, Dutch journalist/poet (7 Curses)
1916 - Owen Tudor Williams, civil engineer
1916 - George Sidney, American film director (d. 2002)
1917 - Albert de Klerk, Dutch composer/conductor
1917 - Jan Murray, Bronx NY, comedian (Treasure Hunt, Who Killed Teddy Bear)
1918 - Kenichi Fukui, Japanese chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1998)
1920 - George Tribe, cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler, Northants)
1922 - Malcolm Baldrige, Conn, US Secretary of Commerce (1981-87)
1922 - Shin Kyuk-Ho, Japanese businessman
Actor Charlton HestonActor Charlton Heston (1923) 1923 - Charlton Heston, Ill, Manhattan, Kansas, actor (10 Commandments, Ben Hur, Planet of Apes), (d. 2008)
1928 - Alvin Toffler, author (Future Shock, Power Shift, The Third Wave)
1928 - Torben Ulrich, Danish musician, writer, filmmaker and tennis player
1929 - Leroy Van Dyke, Spring Fork Mo, country singer (Walk on By)
1929 - Scotty Beckett, Oakland CA, actor (Listen Darling, Battleground)
1930 - Jozsef Soproni, composer
1931 - Basil D'Oliveira, cricketer (England all-rounder of late 60's)
1931 - Dick Tracy, comic strip crimestopper
1932 - Dottie West, country singer
1932 - Felicia Farr, Westchester NY, actress (Charley Varrick, Kotch)
1932 - Milan Chvostek, Canadian television director
1934 - Malva M Basoalto, daughter of Pablo Neruda & Marie Hagenaar Vogelzang
1934 - Sam Huff, NFL linebacker (NY Giants, Washington Redskins)
1935 - Eddie Applegate, Wyncote Pa, actor (Richard-Patty Duke Show)
1936 - David Pithey, cricketer (bro of Tony, S Afr all-rounder in 8 Tests)
1936 - Sally Mary Caroline Belfrage, writer
1937 - Franz Vranitzky, Austria union chancellor (1986- )
1937 - Jackie Collins, London, British author (The Stud, Lucky)
1937 - Jim Sillars, Scottish politician
1938 - Kurt Wüthrich, Swiss chemist, Nobel laureate
1939 - W Henson Moore, (Rep-R-LA, 1975- )
1940 - Silvio Marzolini, Argentine footballer
1940 - Alberto Vilar, Cuban-American investor and philanthropist
Author Anne RiceAuthor Anne Rice (1941) 1941 - Anne Rice, New Orleans LA, author (Interview with a Vampire)
1941 - Lori Saunders, Kansas City Mo (Petticoat Junction, Dusty Trails)
1941 - Roy Blount, Jr., American writer
1941 - Karl Oppitzhauser, Austrian racing driver
1942 - Christopher Stone, Manchester NH, actor (Dave-Dallas, Interns)
1942 - Jenny Arean, [Joanna Klarenbeek], Dutch actress (Paul Chevrolet)
1942 - Karl W. Richter, American aviator (d. 1967)
1943 - Bonnie Bryant, LPGA golfer
1943 - Buddy Roemer, (Gov/Rep-D-LA, 1981- )
1943 - Owen Keir Davidson, Australia, 4 time Wimbledon mix double champ
1944 - Rocío Dúrcal, Spanish singer and actress (d. 2006)
Baseball Manager Tony La RussaBaseball Manager Tony La Russa (1944) 1944 - Tony La Russa, Tampa Florida, MLB manager (Chicago, Oakland, St. Louis)
1945 - Clifton Davis, Chicago Ill, actor/singer (That's My Mama, Amen)
1945 - Richard Bickell, race horse trainer
1946 - Andre Bolhuis, hockey player (World Cup 1973, European Cup 1978
1946 - Susan Sarandon, [Tomaling], Jackson Hgts NY, actress (Bull Durham)
1946 - Chuck Hagel, American politician
1947 - James Fielder, Denton TX, rocker (Blood Sweat & Tears)
1947 - Ann Widdecombe, British politician
1947 - Julien Clerc, French singer
1948 - Linda McMahon, CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment
1949 - Armand Assante, NYC, actor (Private Benjamin, Unfaithfully Yours)
1949 - Stephen Gyllenhaal, American director
1950 - Meg Bennett, Los Angeles CA, actress (Young & Restless)
1951 - Alan Rosenberg, actor (Civil Wars, LA Law, Cybill)
1951 - Bakhytzhan Kanapyanov, Kazakh poet
1952 - Anita Luceete Defrantz, Phila Pa, rower (Olympic-bronze-1976)
1952 - Jody Stephens, rock drummer (Big Star)
1952 - Nina Carter, London England, vocalist (Blonde on Blonde)
1953 - Tchéky Karyo, Turkish-French actor
1955 - Joe Orseno, race horse trainer
1955 - Jorge Valdano, Argentine footballer
1956 - Hans van Breukelen, Dutch soccer goaltender (PSV)
LPGA Golfer Sherri TurnerLPGA Golfer Sherri Turner (1956) 1956 - Sherri Turner, Greenville South Carolina, LPGA golfer (1988 Mazda LPGA Champ)
1957 - Christina Smith, Miami FL, playmate (Mar, 1978)
1957 - Gregory T Linteris, Demarest NJ, astronaut (sk: STS 83)
1957 - Alexander Tkachyov, Soviet gymnast
1957 - Bill Fagerbakke, American actor
1957 - Kyra Schon, American actress
1958 - Anneka Rice, Dutch TV hostess
1958 - Barbara MacDonald, rocker (Timbuk 3)
1959 - Tony Meo, English billiards champion (snookers)
1960 - Gregg "Hobie" Hubbard, Apopka Fla, country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad)
1960 - Jennifer Anglin, Adrian Mich, actress (Cheryl-General Hospital)
1960 - Joe Boever, American baseball player
1961 - David W Harper, Abilene Tx, actor (Jim Bob-Waltons)
1961 - John Secada, singer
1961 - Mary Ellen Stuart, actress (Frannie Crawford-As the World Turns)
1961 - Kazuki Takahashi, Japanese author
1962 - Aldo Sprenger, Dutch pop guitarist (Kong-Phlegm)
1962 - Dennis Cook, Lamarque TX, pitcher (Texas Rangers)
1963 - A C Green, NBA forward (Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks)
1963 - Bruce Ruffin, Lubbock TX, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
1963 - Patti Berendt, San Diego CA, LPGA golfer (1995 Star Bank Classic-24th)
1963 - Koji Ishikawa (children's book author and illustrator)Japanese children's author
1964 - David Brain, cricketer (Zimbabwe lefty seamer 1993-)
1964 - Mark McLemore, San Diego CA, infielder (Texas Rangers)
1964 - Matthew Cetlinski, US 400m freestyle swimmer
1964 - Yvonne Murray, athlete
1965 - "Stuttering John" Melendez, interviewer (Howard Stern Show)
1965 - Skip Heller, American musician
1966 - John van de Brom, soccer player (Ajax)
1966 - Mike Walker, Brooksville FL, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)
1967 - Nick Green, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1967 - Roger Pavlik, Houston Texas, pitcher (Texas Rangers)
1967 - Vicky Bullett, WNBA forward/center (Oly-gold-1988/Charlotte Sting)
1967 - Ekin Cheng Yee-Kin, Hong Kong actor and Cantopop singer
1967 - Liev Schreiber, American actor
1968 - Kanavis McGhee, NFL defensive end (Houston Oilers)
1969 - Lucas Parsons, Sydney NSW, Australasia golfer
1970 - Brian Kozlowski, NFL halfback (Atlanta Falcons, NY Giants)
1970 - Hency Charles, CFL defensive back (Montreal Alouettes)
1970 - Lucy Nusrala, St Louis Mo, 5k runner
1970 - Ryan McNeil, NFL cornerback (Detroit Lions, St Louis Rams)
1970 - Richard Hancox, English footballer
1971 - Corey Sawyer, NFL cornerback (Cin Bengals)
1971 - Friderika Bayer, Hungarian singer
1972 - Joanna Stone, Australian javelin thrower (Olympics-96)
1972 - Kurt Thomas, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat)
1972 - Norberto Garrido, tackle (Carolina Panthers)
1972 - Rusty Fitzgerald, Minneapolis, NHL center (Pitts Penguins)
1973 - Emy Snook, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1973 - Kantroy Barber, fullback (Carolina Panthers)
1973 - Kerry Joseph, WLAF quarterback (London Monarchs)

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