Famous Birthdays on 20th September

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1486 - Arthur, Prince of Wales, son of King Henry VII of England (d. 1502)
1593 - Gottfried Scheidt, composer
1599 - Christian the Younger, German Protestant military leader (d. 1623)
1653 - Benedict Schultheiss, composer
1663 - Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer
1665 - Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogist/chronologer
1706 - Franz Habermann, composer
1744 - Giacomo Quarenghi, Ital/Russian master builder (Hermitage Theater)
1744 - Thomas Grosvenor, American Revolutionary War hero (d. 1825)
1746 - Móric Beňovský, Slovak officer and explorer, King of Madagascar (d. 1786)
1767 - Jose Mauricio Nunes Garcia, composer
1771 - Mungo Park, Scotish explorer (Africa)
1777 - Ramon Felix Cuellar y Altarriba, composer
1790 - Francisco Acuna the Figueroa, Uruguayan poet (Toraidas)
1791 - Sergei T Aksakov, Russian writer (Semejnaja chronika)
1795 - Charles Heinrich Christoph Zeuner, composer
1795 - Peter of Limburg Brouwer, physician/classical/author
1809 - Sterline "Old Pap" Price, Major General (Confederate Army)
1810 - Alpheus Starkey Williams, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1820 - George Washington Morgan, Brigadier General (Union volunteers)
1820 - John Fulton Reynolds, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863
1832 - Johann Joseph Abert, composer
Italian Pacifist Ernesto Teodoro MonetaItalian Pacifist Ernesto Teodoro Moneta (1833) 1833 - Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Milan, Italy, journalist/soldier/pacifist (Nobel Peace Prize 1907), (d. 1918)
1842 - James Dewar, Scottish chemist/physicist (Dewarfles/cordiet)
1844 - William H. Illingworth, American photographer (d. 1893)
1846 - Agnes Tyrrell, composer
1847 - Sergei G Netsjajev, Russian nihilist (Catechism Revolutionary)
1852 - Edouard baron Empain, Belgian railway builder (Paris Metro)
1853 - Rama V, King of Thailand (d. 1910)
1859 - Yuan She-k'ai, Chinese general/president/dictator
1861 - Herbert Putnam, Librarian of Congress (d. 1955)
1865 - Lubor Niederle, Czech archaeologist/slavist
1866 - Gustave Doret, composer
1869 - George Robey, [George Edward Wade], comic
1869 - Marcel Cachin, co-founder (French Communistic Party)
1872 - Maurice Gamelin, French generalissimo
1873 - Robert D Wrenn, tennis champ (US Open - 1893)
1873 - Sidney Olcott, Canadian film director (d. 1949)
1873 - Ferenc Szisz, Hungarian race car driver (d. 1944)
1877 - Armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer
Author Upton Beall SinclairAuthor Upton Beall Sinclair (1878) 1878 - Upton Beall Sinclair, Baltimore, Maryland, US writer (Jungle), (d. 1968)
1879 - Jacobo Conrad, [Coco Lepol/Elias Martinus], Curacaos composer
1879 - Victor Seastrom, Silbodal Sweden, director (Wind, Under the Red Robe)
1880 - Ildebrando Pizzetti, composer
1880 - Louise Peete, American murderess (d. 1947)
1881 - Walter Kingsford, Redhill England, actor (My Favorite Blonde)
1883 - John G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists)
1883 - Maria Baers, Flemish social female worker/senator
1884 - Piotr Rytel, composer
1884 - Maxwell Perkins, American editor and publisher (d. 1947)
1886 - Charles Walter Stansby Williams, songwriter
1889 - Charles Reidpath, American athlete (d. 1975)
1892 - Patricia Collinge, Dublin Ireland, actress (Tender Comrade)
1893 - Hans H B Scharoun, German architect (Berlin Philharmonic)
1896 - Fjodor I Panfjorov, Russian author (Volga) [NS=Oct 2]
1897 - Efim Golishev, composer
1899 - Elliot Nugent, director (And so They were Married)
1899 - Leo Strauss, German-born philosopher (d. 1973)
1900 - Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil general/pres (1964-67)
1900 - Uuno Kalervo Klami, composer
1900 - Wilhelm Weismann, composer
1901 - Leo Justinus Kauffmann, composer
1902 - Cesare Zavattini, Italian screenwriter (Ladri di Biciclette)
1902 - Kermit Maynard, Vevey Ind, cowboy actor (Saturday Roundup)
1902 - Stevie [Florence Margaret] Smith, Kingston upon Hull, English poet and novelist (Not Waving but Drowning)
1906 - David Sheinfeld, composer
1908 - Alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
1908 - Levon-Karapet His Holiness Vasken Baidjian, patriach of Etchmiadzin
1910 - Jacques-Baptise LeBrun, France, finn yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1932)
1911 - Frank Devol, Moundsville WV, orchestra leader (I'm Dickens He's Fenster)
1911 - Jan Mul, composer
1911 - Shriram Sharma Acharya, Indian spiritual leader (d. 1991)
1912 - Marianne Kunvari, writer
1914 - Kenneth More, England, actor (39 Steps, Doctor in the House)
1917 - Arnold "Red" Auerbach, NBA coach/GM (Boston Celtic)
1917 - Fernando Rey, [Arambillet], La Coruna Spain, actor (Matter of Time)
1918 - Peg Phillips, actress (Ruth Ann-Northern Exposure)
1921 - Melvin "Slappy" White, comedian
1922 - David Nicolson, British businessman and politician (Chairman of BTR Industries-1969)
1922 - Frank Comstock, SD California, orchestra leader (Jimmie Rodgers Show)
1922 - William Kapell, American pianist (d. 1953)
1923 - Frances Heflin, Oklahoma City OK, actress (Mona Tyler-All My Children)
1923 - Geraldine Clinton Little, Irish-born poet (d. 1997)
1924 - Gogi Grant, [Audrey Brown], rock vocalist
1924 - James Galanos, Phila, fashion designer (Coty Hall of Fame-1959)
1924 - John Vassall, spy/civil servant
1925 - Ananda Mahidol, King of Thailand (d. 1946)
1925 - Bobby Nunn, American singer (The Coasters) (d. 1986)
1927 - Clarice Taylor, Va, actress (Nurse Bailey-Nurse)
1927 - Rachel Roberts, Llanelly Wales, actress (Foul Play, Doctor's Wife)
1927 - Johnny Dankworth, English musician and composer
1928 - Kirsten Rolffes, Danish actress (d. 2000)
1928 - Donald Hall, American poet and US Poet Laureate
1929 - Anne Meara, Brooklyn New York comedian/actress (Stiller & Meara, Archie's Place)
1931 - Cherd Songsri, Thai filmmaker (d. 2006)
1933 - Bob Banas, NYC, choreographer (Malibu U, Jonathan Winters Show)
1933 - Dennis Viollet, English former footballer (d. 1999)
Actress Sophia LorenActress Sophia Loren (1934) 1934 - Sophia Loren, Rome, actress (Desire Under the Elms, Black Orchid)
1935 - Keith J Roberts, England, writer (Irish Encounter, Ladies from Hell)
1935 - Lubos Fiser, composer
1935 - David Pegg, English footballer (d. 1958)
1936 - Dany Carrel, Touraine Indo-china, actress (Passionate Summer)
1937 - Birgitta Dahl, Swedish politician
1937 - Monica Zetterlund, Swedish actress and singer (d. 2005)
1938 - Eric Gale, US funk guitarist (Blue Horizon)
1938 - George J Hochbrueckner, (Rep-D-NY)
1938 - Jane Manning, soprano
1938 - Pia Lindstrom, critic (WNBC-TV)/journalist (From Russia With Love)
1938 - Tom Tresh, NY Yankee (1962 AL Rookie of Year)
1939 - Robert L. Gerry III, American businessman
1940 - Joseph J DioGuardi, (Rep-R-NY, 1985- )
1941 - Dale Chihuly, Tacoma Wash, artist in glass (Louis Tiffany Award 1967)
1941 - John A Wismont Jr, California, watercolor painter (over 50,000)
1942 - Robbe De Hert, Flemish director/producer (Fugitive Cinema, Bomb)
1942 - Gérald Tremblay, Québec politician
1943 - Roek Williams, [Willemze], Dutch singer
1944 - Jeremy Child, actor (Privilege, Taffin)
1945 - Laurie Spiegel, composer
1947 - Chuck Panozzo [John], Chicago, rocker (Styx)
1947 - Mia Martini, Italian singer (d. 1995)
1947 - Bruce Pasternack, American CEO
1948 - George R. R. Martin, Bayonne, New Jersey, American fantasy and sci-fi author (A Song of Ice and Fire)
1949 - Jan Hendriks, guitarist (Doe Maar)
1949 - Anthony Denison, American actor
1949 - John W. Henry, American MLB team owner
1950 - Debi Morgan, Dunn NC, actress (Angie-All My Children, Cry Uncle)
1950 - James P[aul] Blaylock, US, sci-fi author (Elfin Ship, Homunculus)
1950 - Loredana Berte, Milan Italy, singer/2nd ex wife of Bjorn Borg
1951 - Guy LaFleur, Quebec, NHL right wing (Montreal, NY Rangers)
1951 - JoAnna Cameron, Colo, actress (I Love My Wife, Isis)
1951 - Javier Marías, Spanish author, translator and academic
1953 - Jeff Jones, Red Rider, rock bassist/vocalist (Red Rider)
1954 - Anne Mcintosh, British member European parliament
1954 - Brinke Stevens, [Charlene Brinkman] Ca, actr (Slumber Party Massacre)
1954 - Silvio Leonard, Cienguegos Cuba, 100m runner (Olympic-silver-1980)
1954 - Henry Samueli, American NHL team owner
1955 - Christine Oddy, British member European parliament
1956 - Gary Cole, Park Ridge, Illinois, American actor (Pineapple Express, Midnight Caller)
1957 - Arn Anderson, [Marty Lunde], wrestler (ECW/SMW/WCW/NWA/WWF)
1957 - Vladmir Tkachenko, USSR, basketball (Olympic-bronze-1980)
1957 - Rich DiSilvio, American new media developer & artist
1958 - Marty Schiene, Chicago Ill, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Illinois Open)
1959 - Lesley Thompson, Toronto Ontario, rower (Olympics-gold-92, 96)
1960 - Alice Regina Brown, Jackson MS, 4X100 runner (Olympic-gold-1984, 88)
1960 - James A Pawelczyk, Buffalo NY, PhD/astronaut (sk STS 90)
1960 - Deborah Roberts, American journalist and TV reporter
1961 - Becky Larson, LPGA golfer
1961 - Erwin Koeman, soccer player (PSV, FC Groningen)
1961 - Lisa Bloom, American lawyer and television personality
1964 - Crispin Glover, actor (Back to the Future)
1965 - Robert Rusler, actor (Game of Love, Vamp, Thrashin')
1966 - Nuno Bettencourt, Azores, rock guitarist (Extreme-More Than Words)
1967 - Catherine Bond-Mills, Woodstock Ontario, heptathlete (Olympics-96)
1967 - Gunnar Nelson, rock vocalist (Nelsons-Love & Affection)
1967 - Kristen Johnston, actress (Sally Solomon-Third Rock From the Sun)
1967 - Martin Harrison, NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings)
1967 - Matthew Nelson, rock vocalist (Nelsons-Love & Affection)
1968 - Chris Waller, Evanston Ill, gymnast (Olympics-96)
1968 - Eric Turner, NFL safety (Cleveland Browns)
1968 - Leah Pinsent, Canadian actress
1968 - Tim Rogers, Australian singer / songwriter
1969 - Tommy Jeter, NFL defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles)
1969 - Victoria Dillard, American actress
1969 - Megumi Kudo, Japanese pro-wrestler
1969 - Richard Witschge, former Dutch footballer
1970 - John Copeland, NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals)
1971 - Andrew Lane, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1971 - Henryk Larsson, soccer player (Feyenoord)
1971 - Jenny Murdock, LPGA golfer
1971 - Ryan Terry, NFL running back/kick returner (Arizona Cardinals)
1971 - Masashi Hamauzu, Japanese composer
1972 - Jenny Morris, Maryborough Australia, field hockey fullback (Oly-96)
1972 - Vance Joseph, NFL cornerback/safety (NY Jets)
1973 - Ronald McKinnon, National Football League linebacker
1974 - Michael Waddington, American defense lawyer
1975 - Asia Argento, Italian actress
1975 - Juan Pablo Montoya, Colombian race car driver
1976 - Markus Wieland, Tegernsee GER, hockey player (Team Germany 1998)
1976 - Yui Horie, Japanese seiyuu
1976 - Yo Hitoto, Japanese pop singer
1976 - Enuka Okuma, Canadian actress
1976 - Reuben Singh, British entrepreneur
1977 - Ruth Moniz, NSW Australia, gymnast (Olympics-96)
1977 - Namie Amuro, Japanese pop singer
1978 - Sophie Simard, Lars Germany, swimmer (Olympics-96)
1978 - Patrizio Buanne, Italian singer
1978 - Sarit Hadad, Israeli singer
1978 - T.J. Tucker, American baseball player
1978 - Dante Hall, American football player
1979 - Sean Davis, English footballer
1980 - Vladimir Karpets, Russian cyclist
1980 - Mariacarla Boscono, Italian fashion model
1980 - Jonathan Le Billon, British actor
1981 - Joanie Dodds, America's Next Top Model contestant
1981 - Feliciano López, Spanish tennis player
1981 - Jordan Tata, American baseball player
1983 - Yuna Ito, Japanese singer and actress
1983 - Ángel Sánchez, Puerto Rican baseball player
1985 - David Allen, American composer and writer
1987 - Jack Lawless, American drummer for the Jonas Brothers

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