Wednesday, 19 May 2010

May 19 - Births

May 19th Details:
May 19th Births:
1593 – Jacob Jordaens - Flemish painter (d. 1678)
1700 – José de Escandón - Spanish colonial governor (d. 1770)
1724 – Augustus Hervey - 3rd Earl of Bristol, British admiral & politician (d. 1779)
1744 – Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz - German-born wife of King George III of the United Kingdom (d. 1818)
1762 – Johann Gottlieb Fichte - German philosopher (d. 1814)
1773 – Arthur Aikin - English mineralogist (d. 1854)
1795 – Johns Hopkins - American philanthropist (d. 1873)
1797 – Maria Isabel of Portugal - Queen of Spain (d. 1818)
1827 – Paul-Armand Challemel-Lacour - French statesman (d. 1896)
1861 – Dame Nellie Melba - Australian opera singer (d. 1931)
1870 – Albert Fish - American serial killer (d. 1936)
1871 – Walter Russell - American polymath (d. 1963)
1874 – Gilbert Laird Jessop - English cricketer (d. 1955)
1879 – Nancy Astor - Viscountess Astor, American-born British politician, the first woman to sit as an MP in the House of Commons (d. 1964)
1880 – Sir Albert Richardson - English architect (d. 1964)
1881 – Mustafa Kemal Atatürk - 1st President of Turkey (d. 1938)
1882 – Mohammed Mosaddeq - Prime Minister of Iran (d. 1967)
1890 – Hồ Chí Minh - Vietnamese leader (d. 1969)
1891 – Oswald Boelcke - German World War I pilot (d. 1916)
1897 – Frank Luke - American World War I pilot (d. 1918)
1898 – Julius Evola - Italian far-right philosopher & esotericist (d. 1974)
1906 – Bruce Bennett - American athlete & actor (d. 2007)
1908 – Percy Williams - Canadian athlete (d. 1982)
1908 – Merriam Modell - American author (d. 1994)
1909 – Sir Nicholas Winton - British wartime humanitarian
1910 – Alan Melville - South African cricketer, Wisden COY 1948 (d. 1983)
1910 – Nathuram Godse - Indian assassin of Mahatma Gandhi (d. 1949)
1914 – Max Perutz - Austrian-born British molecular biologist, Nobel laureate (d. 2002)
1914 – Go Seigen - Japanese Go player
1914 – Alex Shibicky - Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2005)
1918 – Abraham Pais - Dutch-born American physicist (d. 2000)
1919 – Mitja Ribičič - Slovenian Communist politician, Prime Minister of Yugoslavia
1921 – Yuri Kochiyama - American civil rights activist
1921 – Karel van het Reve - Dutch writer (d. 1999)
1921 – Daniel Gélin - French actor (d. 2002)
1922 – Joe Gilmore - Irish barman & cocktail creator, the longest running Head Barman at The Savoy Hotel's American Bar.
1924 – Sandy Wilson - British composer
1925 – Malcolm X - American civil rights activist (d. 1965)
1925 – Pol Pot - Cambodian dictator (d. 1998)
1925 – Guy Provost - French Canadian actor (d. 2004)
1926 – Swami Kriyananda - Indian teacher & author
1926 – Peter Zadek - German theatre director (d. 2009)
1928 – Colin Chapman - British car designer, founder of Lotus Cars (d. 1982)
1928 – Dolph Schayes - American basketball player & coach
1929 – John Stroger - American politician (d. 2008)
1930 – Lorraine Hansberry - American playwright (d. 1965)
1931 – Eric Tappy - Swiss tenor
1931 – Bob Anderson - British racing driver (d. 1967)
1932 – Alma Cogan - English singer (d. 1966)
1932 – Paul Erdman - American economist & author (d. 2007)
1932 – Claude Blanchard - French Canadian comedian & actor (d. 2006)
1934 – Jim Lehrer - American television journalist
1934 – Ruskin Bond - Indian author
1934 – Bill Fitch - American basketball head coach
1935 – David Hartman - American actor & television personality
1937 – Pat Roach - English actor & wrestler (d. 2004)
1938 – Madge Hindle - English actress
1938 – Moisés da Costa Amaral - East Timorese leader (d. 1989)
1939 – Livio Berruti - Italian athlete
1939 – James Fox - English actor
1939 – Nancy Kwan - Hong Kong actress
1939 – Dick Scobee - American astronaut (d. 1986)
1940 – Mickey Newbury - American musician (d. 2002)
1940 – Jan Janssen - Dutch cyclist
1941 – Bobby Burgess - American dancer, singer & one of Walt Disney's original "Mouseketeers"
1941 – Nora Ephron - American screenwriter
1942 – Gary Kildall - American computer programmer (d. 1994)
1942 – Robert Kilroy-Silk - British politician & television presenter
1944 – Peter Mayhew - British-American actor
1945 – Pete Townshend - English guitarist (The Who)
1946 – André the Giant - French professional wrestler (d. 1993)
1946 – Claude Lelièvre - Belgian commissioner for children's rights
1947 – Michele Placido - Italian actor & director
1947 – Paul Brady - Northern Ireland singer/songwriter
1947 – David Helfgott - Australian pianist
1948 – Grace Jones - Jamaican singer & actress
1949 – Dusty Hill - American singer & bassist (ZZ Top)
1949 – Archie Manning - American football player
1951 – Joey Ramone - American vocalist & songwriter (The Ramones) (d. 2001)
1951 – Dick Slater - American professional wrestler
1952 – Bert van Marwijk - Dutch footballer & coach
1953 – Shavarsh Karapetyan - Armenian finswimmer
1953 – Dawud M. Mu'Min - American convicted murderer (d. 1997)
1953 – Victoria Wood - English comedian & actress
1954 – Phil Rudd - Australian drummer (AC/DC)
1955 – James Gosling - Canadian computer programmer
1956 – Steven Ford - American actor
1957 – Bill Laimbeer - American basketball player & coach
1959 – Nicole Brown Simpson - American murder victim. (d. 1994)
1961 – Gregory Poirier - American screenwriter & director
1963 – Filippo Galli - Italian footballer
1963 – Yazz - English singer
1964 – Miloslav Mečíř - Slovakian tennis player
1964 – Sean Whalen - American actor
1965 – Boris - French singer
1965 – Cecilia Bolocco - Chilean television presenter & 1987 Miss Universe
1965 – Maile Flanagan - American actress
1966 – Marc Bureau - Canadian ice hockey player
1966 – Sophia Crawford - English actress & martial artist
1966 – Jodi Picoult - American writer
1966 – Polly Walker - English actress
1967 – Massimo Taccon - Italian painter & sculptor
1968 – Kyle Eastwood - American jazz musician
1970 – Choi Kyung-Ju - South Korean golfer
1970 – Mario Dumont - Canadian politician
1970 – Jason Gray-Stanford - Canadian actor
1971 – Ross Katz - American film producer
1971 – Psicosis - Mexican professional wrestler
1972 – Jenny Berggren - Swedish singer (Ace of Base)
1972 – Claudia Karvan - Australian actress
1974 – Andrew Johns - Australian rugby league footballer
1975 – Masanobu Ando - Japanese actor
1975 – London Fletcher - American football player
1975 – Delma Gonçalves - Brazilian footballer
1975 – Josh Paul - American baseball player
1976 – Ed Cota - American basketball player
1976 – Kevin Garnett - American basketball player
1976 – Gail Simmons - Canadian food critic & television personality (Top Chef)
1977 – Manuel Almunia - Spanish footballer
1977 – Brandon Inge - American baseball player
1977 – Natalia Oreiro - Uruguayan singer & actress
1977 – Kelly Sheridan - Canadian voice actress
1978 – Marcus Bent - English footballer
1978 – Kim Zolciak - American reality show star & singer
1979 – Diego Forlán - Uruguayan footballer
1979 – Barbara Nedeljakova - Slovak actress
1979 – Andrea Pirlo - Italian footballer
1980 – Drew Fuller - American actor & model
1980 – Tony Hackworth - English footballer
1981 – Bong Tae-gyu - South Korean actor
1981 – Luciano Figueroa - Argentine footballer
1981 – Georges St. Pierre - Canadian mixed martial artist
1981 – Michael Leighton - Canadian Hockey Player
1982 – Kevin Amankwaah - English footballer
1982 – Pål Steffen Andresen - Norwegian footballer
1983 – Eve Angel - Hungarian pornographic actress
1983 – Jessica Fox - English actress
1984 – Marcedes Lewis - American football player
1986 – Mario Chalmers - American basketball player
1986 – Eric Lloyd - American actor
1987 – David Edgar - Canadian footballer
1987 – Mariano Torres - Argentine footballer
1991 – Jordan Pruitt - American singer


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