Famous Birthdays on 24th September

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15 - Vitellius, Roman Emperor (d. 69)
1301 - Ralph Stafford, 1st Earl of Stafford, English soldier (d. 1372)
1501 - Girolamo Cardano, Italy, mathematician/astrologer (Ars Magna-1545)
1513 - Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg, Queen of Sweden (d. 1535)
1534 - Guru Ram Das, fourth Sikh Guru (d. 1581)
1564 - William Adams, British navigator (d. 1620)
1583 - Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general
1625 - Johan de Witt, statesman/advisor of Holland
1667 - Jean-Louis Lully, Paris France, composer
1705 - Leopold Josef Graf Daun, Austrian field marshal (d. 1766)
1717 - Horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto)
1725 - Sir Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (d. 1803)
1739 - Grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II
1748 - Philipp Meissner, composer
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States John MarshallChief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States John Marshall (1755) 1755 - John Marshall, Germantown Virginia, 4th Supreme Court Chief Justice (1801-35)
1762 - William Lisle Bowles, English poet (14 Sonnets)
1773 - Johann Philipp Christian Schulz, composer
1801 - Mikhail Vasilievich Ostrogradsky, Ukrainian scientist (d. 1862)
1802 - Adolphe d'Archiac, French paleontologist and geologist (d. 1868)
1806 - George Alexander Osborne, composer
1817 - Ramon de Campoamor Campoosorio, Spanish poet (Doloras)
1821 - Cyprian K Norwid, Polish painter/poet/playwright (Wanda)
1824 - Truman Seymour, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1891
1825 - Frances E W Harper, famous African
1827 - Henry Warner Slocum, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1894
1829 - James St Clair Morton, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1864
1829 - Charles S. West, Texas jurist and politician (d. 1885)
1833 - Henry Alanson Barnum, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1848 - Pieter Louis Tak, literary (The Chronicle)
1858 - Eugene Foss, 45th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1939)
1859 - Julius Klengel, cellist/composer
1860 - Samuel Rutherford Crockett, novelist
1870 - Georges Claude, inventor (neon light)
1871 - Lottie Dod, English athlete (d. 1960)
1878 - C. F. Ramuz, Swiss writer (d. 1947)
1884 - Gustave Garrigou, French cyclist (d. 1963)
1884 - Hugo Schmeisser, German weapons designer (d. 1953)
1885 - Herman Bouber, Dutch actor/playwright (Sailor's Wives)
1886 - James Burke, NYC, actor (Mystery Theater, Great Guy)
1890 - Alan Herbert, England, journalist/writer (Punch, Helen)
1890 - Mike González, baseball player (d. 1977)
1892 - Sam[uel] de Vries, actor (Wandering Jew)
1892 - Adélard Godbout, premier of Québec (d. 1956)
1893 - Blind Lemon Jefferson, Coutchman, Texas, blues singer and guitarist, (d. 1929)
1893 - Julia Faye, Richmond VA, actress (10 Commandments, Samson & Delilah)
1894 - Tommy Armour, Anglo-American golfer (d. 1968)
1895 - Andre Cournand, physician
Author F. Scott FitzgeraldAuthor F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896) 1896 - F Scott Fitzgerald, St Paul Minn, author (Great Gatsby), (d. 1940)
1898 - Charlotte D baroness of Pallandt, Dutch sculptress
1898 - Howard Florey, Adelaide Aust, pathologist/phamacologist; purified penicillin (Nobel '45), (d. 1968)
1899 - Eduardo Hernandez Moncada, composer
1899 - Sir William Dobell, Australian portrait artist (d. 1970)
1900 - Ham Fisher, American cartoonist (d. 1955)
1902 - Cheryl Crawford, producer (Touch of Venus, Brigadoon)
1902 - Ruhollah Khomeini, Iranian politician, religious figure, and political leader of the 1979 Iranian Revolution (d. 1989)
1904 - Cemal Resit Rey, composer
Pathologist and Nobel Laureate Howard FloreyPathologist and Nobel Laureate Howard Florey (1898) 1904 - Owen Saunders, mechanical engineer
1905 - Severo Ochoa, Nobel Laureate (d. 1993)
1906 - Victor Wong, LA Cal, actor (Mission to Moscow, Son of Kong, King Kong)
1907 - Pierre Moulaert, composer
1909 - Gerard Ciołek, Polish architect (d. 1966)
1910 - Cao Yu, dramatist
1910 - Frank Pelleg, composer
1910 - Jean Servais, Angers Belgium, actor (Every Man is My Enemy)
1910 - Leonarda da Vinci MacLaren, founder (LSE)
1911 - Konstantin Chernenko, USSR leader
1912 - Don Porter, Miami Oklahoma, actor (Russ Lawrence-Gidget, Ann Sothern Show)
1912 - Ian Serraillier, children author
1914 - Andrzej Panufnik, Warsaw Poland, composer (Tragic Overture)
1914 - Hein J M Jordans, Dutch conductor
1914 - Herb Jeffries, Detroit Mich, actor (Where's Huddles)
1914 - Sir John Kerr, 18th Governor-General of Australia (d. 1991)
1915 - Larry Gates, St Paul Minn, actor (Guiding Light, Body Snatchers)
1915 - Margarita J Aliger, Russian poetess (Zoja) [OS]
1915 - Seymour Egerton, CEO (Coutis Bank)
1916 - John Lapsley, British air marshal
1917 - Colin Cowe, senior bursar (Magdalen College Oxford)
1917 - William Putnam Bundy, London, editor (Lvaggerier & Vagaries)
1918 - Audra Lindley, Los Angeles California, actress (Helen Roper-3's Company, Ropers)
1918 - Richard Hoggart, author/warden (Goldsmith's College London)
1919 - Dayton Allen, NYC, comedian (Steve Allen Show)
1919 - Vaclav Nelhybel, Polanka Czechoslovakia, composer (Everyman)
1921 - Jim McKay, Phila Pa, sportscaster (ABC's Wide World of Sports)
1921 - Leonard Overton, British glider pilot (Arnhem 1944)
1921 - Leonard Lopes-Salzedo, London England, British composer
1922 - Cornell MacNeil, US, singer/actor (La Traviata)
1922 - David Lane, CEO (Commission for Racial Equality)
1922 - Theresa Merritt, Newport News Va, actress (Mama-That's My Mama)
1923 - Ladislav Fuks, writer
1923 - Mervyn Brown, diplomat
1923 - Fats Navarro, American jazz trumpet player (d. 1950)
1924 - Jean-Pierre Warner, British high court judge
1924 - Sheila MacRae, London England, actress (Jackie Gleason Show), (d. 2014)
1924 - Simpson Guillen, cricketer (wicket-keeper for West Indies & NZ)
1924 - Walter Fufido, Bronx NY, Iwo Jima casualty (WW II)
1924 - Nina Bocharova, Soviet gymnast
1924 - Theresa Merritt, American actress (d. 1998)
1925 - Autar Singh Paintal, Indian medical scientist (d. 2004)
1927 - Richard Swift, composer
1929 - George McNicol, principal (Aberdeen University)
1929 - Edward M. Lawson, Canadian politician
1930 - John Watts Young, SF California, astronaut (Gem 3 10, Apol 10 16, STS 1 9)
1930 - Józef Krupiński, Polish poet (d. 1998)
1930 - Angelo Muscat, Maltese actor (d. 1977)
1931 - Anthony Newley, England, actor (Dr Doolitte, Garbage Pail Kids)/composer
1931 - Brian Glanville, author/journalist
1931 - Cardiss Collins, (Rep-D-Illinois, 1973-97), (d. 2013)
1932 - Svetlana Beriozova, ballerina
1932 - Dominique Michel, French Canadian comedian
1933 - Catherine Pestell, principal (Somerville College Oxford)
1934 - Bernard Nevill, textile designer
1934 - John Brunner, [Kilian Houston], UK, sci-fi author (100th Millennium)
1934 - Manfred Worner, German general/sect-gen (NATO, 1988-94)
1934 - Robert Lang, actor (Night Watch)/director
1934 - Tommy Anderson, Scottish footballer
1935 - Barbara Brilliant, TV host/producer
1935 - Lawrence Urquhart, CEO (Burmah Castrol)
1935 - Sean McCann, Canadian actor
Muppeteer Jim HensonMuppeteer Jim Henson (1936) 1936 - Jim Henson, Greenville Miss, muppeteer (Sesame Street, Muppet Show), (d. 1990)
1937 - Alan Grose, British vice-admiral
1940 - Barbara Allbut, Orange NJ, rock vocalist (Angels)
1940 - Yves Navarre, French writer (d. 1994)
1941 - John Mackey, NFL tight end (Baltimore Colts, San Diego Chargers)
1941 - Linda Eastman McCartney, NYC, photographer and musician (Wings-Ram) and wife of Paul McCartney
1942 - Gerry Marsden, rock vocalist (Gerry & Pacemakers-Ferry crossed Mersey)
1942 - Phyllis "Jiggs" Allbut Meister, Orange NJ, rocker (Angels)
1943 - Lee Aaker, Los Angeles California, actor (Rusty-Rin Tin Tin)
1944 - Diana Körner, German actress
1945 - Catherine Burns, NYC, actress (Last Summer, One Life to Live, Catcher)
1945 - David A[llen] Drake, US, sci-fi author (Cross the Stars, Rolling Hot)
1945 - Lou Dobbs, American journalist
1946 - "Mean" Joe Greene, NFL tackle (Pittsburgh Steelers), Coke spokesman
1946 - Carson Van Osten, rocker
1946 - Jacqueline Courtney, NJ, actress (Another World, One Life to Live)
1946 - Jerry Donahue, rocker (Fairport Convention)
1946 - Marc Edward Neikrug, composer
1946 - Pat Pocock, cricketer (intermittent England off-spinner 1968-85)
1946 - Richard Spring, British MP
1946 - Robert Jackson, MP/minister of British Civil Service
1947 - Erik Hivju, Norwegian actor
1948 - Bernadette Hingley, British priest
1948 - Gordon Clapp, North Conway NH, actor (Greg Medavoy-NYPD Blue)
Actor Phil HartmanActor Phil Hartman (1948) 1948 - Phil Hartman, Brantford Ontario, actor (SNL, Peewee's Playhouse)
1948 - Heinz Chur, German composer
1950 - Mohinder Amarnath, cricketer (son of Lala Indian batsman of 70's/80's)
1950 - Kristina Wayborn, Swedish actress
1951 - Terry Metcalf, Seattle, NFL, CFL running back (St Louis, Toronto)
1951 - Douglas Kmiec, American legal scholar
1952 - Joseph P Kennedy II, (Rep-D-Massachusetts)
1952 - Mark Sandman, American musician (Morphine), (d. 1999)
1954 - Stephen Jones, art historian
1955 - Riccardo Illy, Italian politician
1956 - Ilona Briesenick-Slupianek, German DR, shot-putter (Olympic-gold-1980)
1958 - Kevin Sorbo, actor (Hercules Legendary Journeys, Kull The Conquerer)
1959 - Steve Whitmire, American voice actor
1961 - Dillard Pruitt, Greenville SC, PGA golfer (1991 Chattanooga Classic)
1961 - Allen Bestwick, Nascar broadcaster
1961 - John Logan, American screenwriter
1962 - Arden Knoll, Saskatoon Sask, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Klondike-2nd)
1962 - Jack Dee, British comedian
1962 - Mike Phelan, English former footballer
1962 - Nia Vardalos, Canadian actress
1964 - Gene Watkins, Waco Texas, American actor (James Walsh-As the World Turns)
1964 - Rafael Palmeiro, Havana Cuba, 1st baseman (Baltimore Orioles)
1965 - Sean McNabb, American bassist (Quiet Riot, Great White, Rough Cutt, House of Lords)
1966 - Atul Bedade, cricketer (Indian ODI batsman 1994- )
1966 - Bernard Gilkey, St Louis MO, outfielder (NY Mets)
1966 - Kevin Koslofski, Decatur Ill, outfielder (Milwaukee Brewers)
1966 - Paul Michael Valley, actor (Ryan Harrison-Another World)
1966 - Michael J. Varhola, American author
1967 - Chris Swan, rower (Olympics-1996)
1967 - Frank Cornish, NFL center/guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Philadelphia Eagles)
1967 - Roland Jansen, soccer player (Willem II)
1969 - Andrew Greene, NFL guard (Miami Dolphins, Saskatchewan Roughriders)
1969 - Gene Hunt, R&B musician (Acid Man)
1969 - John Morton, WLAF WR (Frankfurt Galaxy)
1969 - Lisa Matthews, Peoria Ill, playmate (Apr, 1990)
1969 - Megan Ward, Los Angeles California, actress (Kimberly Sayers-Dark Skies)
1969 - Shawn "Clown" Crahan, American musician (Slipknot)
1969 - Donald DeGrate, Jr., American music producer
1969 - Goya Toledo, Spanish actress and model
1970 - Jeanette Kollasch, Evanston Ill, WPVA volleyballer (Pismo-17th-1995)
1970 - Kristin Talbot, Schuylerville NY, speed skater (Olympics-1994)
1970 - Mario Cristobal, WLAF guard (Amsterdam Admirals)
1970 - Paul Spoljaric, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)
1970 - Winfred Tubbs, NFL linebacker (NO Saints)
1971 - Shane Conrad, actress (Cody-High Mountain Rangers)
1971 - Peter Salisbury, English drummer (The Verve)
1972 - Jeff Hill, NFL wide receiver (Cin Bengals)
1973 - Rodrick Rhodes, NBA forward (Houston Rockets)
1973 - Eddie George, American football player
1974 - Kiwane Garris, NBA guard (Denver Nuggets)
1974 - Matt McKeon, Florissant MO, soccer midfielder (Olympics-gold-96)
1975 - Kyle Turley, former National Football League offensive lineman
1976 - Carlos Almeida, Angolan basketball player
1976 - Stephanie McMahon-Levesque, American professional wrestler
1977 - Frank Fahrenhorst, German footballer
1978 - Tarek Saab, American TV show contestant
1978 - Wietse van Alten, Dutch archer
1979 - Fábio Aurélio, Brazilian footballer

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