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)
1748 - Philipp Meissner, composer
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)
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States John MarshallChief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States John Marshall (1755) 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), (d. 1891)
1825 - Frances E W Harper, famous African
1827 - Henry Warner Slocum, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1894)
1829 - James St Clair Morton, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 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, actor (Mystery Theater, Great Guy), born in NYC, New York
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 - Ayatollah Khomeini [Ruhollah Khomeini], Supreme leader of Iran (1979-89), religious figure, and political leader of the 1979 Iranian Revolution (d. 1989)
1904 - Cemal Resit Rey, composer
1904 - Owen Saunders, mechanical engineer
1905 - Severo Ochoa, Nobel Laureate (d. 1993)
Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah KhomeiniSupreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini (1902) 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, actor (Where's Huddles), born in Detroit, Michigan
1914 - Sir John Kerr, 18th Governor-General of Australia, who dismissed Whitlam government (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, editor (Lvaggerier & Vagaries), born in London, England
1918 - Audra Lindley, actress (Helen Roper-3's Company, Ropers), born in Los Angeles, California
1918 - Richard Hoggart, author/warden (Goldsmith's College London)
1919 - Dayton Allen, comedian (Steve Allen Show), born in NYC, New York
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, British composer, born in London, England
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, actress (Jackie Gleason Show), born in London, England (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, photographer and musician (Wings-Ram) and wife of Paul McCartney, born in NYC, New York
1942 - Gerry Marsden, rock vocalist (Gerry & Pacemakers-Ferry crossed Mersey)
1942 - Phyllis "Jiggs" Allbut Meister, Orange NJ, rocker (Angels)
1943 - Lee Aaker, actor (Rusty-Rin Tin Tin), born in Los Angeles, California
1944 - Diana Körner, German actress
1945 - Catherine Burns, actress (Last Summer, One Life to Live, Catcher), born in NYC, New York
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, NFL, CFL running back (St Louis, Toronto), born in Seattle, Washington
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, actress (Kimberly Sayers-Dark Skies), born in Los Angeles, California
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
1979 - Ross Mathews, American television personality and comedian

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