Thursday, 6 May 2010

May 6 - Births

May 6th Details:
May 6th Births:
1397 – Sejong the Great of Joseon - ruler of Korea (d. 1450)
1501 – Pope Marcellus II (d. 1555)
1574 – Pope Innocent X (d. 1655)
1638 – Henry Capell - 1st Baron Capell, First Lord of the British Admiralty (d. 1696)
1713 – Charles Batteux - French philosopher (d. 1780)
1758 – André Masséna - French marshal (d. 1817)
1758 – Maximilien Robespierre - French Revolutionary (d. 1794)
1769 – Ferdinand III - Grand Duke of Tuscany (d. 1824)
1769 – Jean Nicolas Pierre Hachette - French mathematician (d. 1834)
1797 – Joseph Brackett - American religious leader & composer (d. 1882)
1800 – Roman Sanguszko - Polish aristocrat & general (d. 1881)
1856 – Sigmund Freud - Austrian psychiatrist (d. 1939)
1856 – Robert Peary - American explorer (d. 1920)
1861 – Motilal Nehru - Indian freedom fighter (d. 1931)
1868 – Gaston Leroux - French writer (d. 1927)
1871 – Victor Grignard - French chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1935)
1871 – Christian Morgenstern - German author (d. 1914)
1872 – Willem de Sitter - Dutch scientist (d. 1934)
1879 – Bedrich Hrozny - Czech orientalist (d. 1952)
1880 – Ernst Ludwig Kirchner - German painter (d. 1938)
1882 – Crown Prince Wilhelm of Germany (d. 1951)
1895 – Fidél Pálffy - Hungarian Nazi (d. 1946)
1895 – Júlio César de Mello e Souza - Brazilian writer (d. 1974)
1895 – Rudolph Valentino - Italian actor (d. 1926)
1897 – Paul Alverdes - German writer (d. 1979)
1898 – Konrad Henlein - pro-Nazi Czechoslovakian politician (d. 1945)
1899 – Billy Cotton - British entertainer (d. 1969)
1902 – Harry Golden - American journalist (d. 1981)
1902 – Max Ophüls - German-born director (d. 1957)
1903 – Toots Shor - New York restaurateur (d. 1977)
1904 – Raymond Bailey - American actor (d. 1980)
1904 – Moshe Feldenkrais - Ukrainian-born founder of the Feldenkrais method (d. 1984)
1904 – Harry Martinson - Swedish author & poet Nobel laureate (d. 1978)
1906 – Enrique Laguerre - Puerto Rican writer (d. 2005)
1907 – Weeb Ewbank - American football coach (d. 1998)
1909 – Loyd Sigmon - American amateur ("ham") radio broadcaster (d. 2004)
1913 – Carmen Cavallaro - American pianist (d. 1989)
1913 – Stewart Granger - English film actor (d. 1993)
1915 – Orson Welles - American film director & actor (d. 1985)
1915 – Theodore White - American writer (d. 1986)
1916 – Robert H. Dicke - American physicist (d. 1997)
1916 – Sif Ruud - Swedish actress
1917 – Kal Mann - American lyricist (d. 2001)
1920 – Ross Hunter - American film producer (d. 1996)
1920 – Kamisese Mara - 1st Prime Minister of Fiji & President of Fiji (d. 2004)
1920 – Martha Beck - American convicted murderer (d. 1951)
1921 – Erich Fried - German author (d. 1988)
1922 – Camille Laurin - Quebec psychiatrist & politician (d. 1999)
1922 – Vladimir Etush - Russian actor
1924 – Denny Wright - British guitarist (d. 1992)
1924 – Patricia Kennedy Lawford - American socialite (d. 2006)
1926 – Gilles Grégoire - Quebec politician, co-founder of the Parti Québécois (d. 2006)
1928 – Robert Poujade - French politician
1929 – Paul Lauterbur - American chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 2007)
1931 – Willie Mays - American baseball player
1934 – Richard Shelby - American politician
1936 – Bernard Lemaire - French Canadian businessman (Cascades)
1937 – Rubin Carter - American boxer
1938 – Jean Garon - Quebec economist & politician
1938 – Larry Gogan - Irish radio personality
1942 – Rin Kaiho - professional Go player
1943 – Andreas Baader - member of the German terrorist organization Red Army Faction (d. 1977)
1944 – Anton Furst - American production designer (d. 1991)
1944 – Masanori Murakami - first Japanese baseball player in major leagues
1945 – Jimmie Dale Gilmore - American musician
1945 – Bob Seger - American singer/songwriter
1947 – Martha Nussbaum - American philosopher
1947 – Alan Dale - New Zealand actor
1948 – Mary MacGregor - American singer
1951 – Samuel Doe - President of Liberia (d. 1990)
1952 – Christian Clavier - French actor
1952 – Gregg Henry - American actor & country musician
1952 – Michael O'Hare - American actor
1953 – Tony Blair - former British prime minister
1953 – Michelle Courchesne - Quebec politician
1953 – Graeme Souness - Scottish footballer/manager
1953 – Lynn Whitfield - American actress
1954 – Dora Bakoyannis - Greek politician
1955 – Tom Bergeron - American game show host
1956 – Lakis Lazopoulos - Greek comedian & script writer
1958 – Lolita Flores - Spanish singer & actress
1960 – Roma Downey - Northern Irish actress
1960 – John Flansburgh - American musician (They Might Be Giants)
1960 – Anne Parillaud - French actress
1960 – Phyllis Treigle - American soprano
1961 – George Clooney - American actor
1961 – Gina Riley - Australian actress, writer, singer & comedian
1962 – Adam Yellin - American record producer
1964 – Dana Hill - American actress (d. 1996)
1964 – Tony Scalzo - American musician (Fastball)
1965 – Leslie Hope - Canadian actress
1968 – Lætitia Sadier - French singer (Stereolab)
1969 – Jim Magilton - Northern Irish footballer
1970 – Roland Kun - Nauruan politician
1970 – Kavan Smith - Canadian actor
1970 – Tristán Ulloa - Spanish actor
1971 – Chris Shiflett - American guitarist (Foo Fighters)
1972 – Martin Brodeur - Canadian ice hockey player
1972 – Naoko Takahashi - Japanese long-distance runner
1977 – Christophe Brandt - Belgian cyclist
1977 – Marc Chouinard - French Canadian ice hockey player
1977 – Mark Eaton - American ice hockey player
1978 – John Abraham - American football player
1978 – Fredrick Federley - Swedish politician
1978 – Aleksandr Fyodorov - Russian bodybuilder
1979 – Kerry Ellis - West End actress
1979 – Nikki Hayes - Irish radio personality
1979 – Gerd Kanter - Estonian discus thrower
1980 – Nicole Brunner - American actress
1980 – Scott Colton - American professional wrestler
1980 – Dimitris Diamantidis - Greek basketball player
1980 – Ricardo Oliveira - Brazilian footballer
1980 – Taebin - Korean singer (1TYM)
1980 – Kelly van der Veer - Dutch reality TV star
1981 – Matthew Leone - American bassist (Madina Lake)
1981 – Nathan Leone - American vocalist (Madina Lake)
1981 – Nicholas Setta - American Canadian football player (Hamilton Tiger-Cats)
1981 – Edyta Śliwińska - Polish dancer
1983 – Dani Alves - Brazilian footballer
1983 – Adrianne Palicki - American actress
1983 – Raquel Zimmermann - Brazilian model
1984 – Anton Babchuk - Ukrainian ice hockey player
1985 – Chris Paul - American basketball player
1986 – Tyler Hynes - Canadian actor
1987 – Moon Geun Young - South Korean actress
1989 – Dominika Cibulková - Slovakian tennis player
1996 – Dominic Scott Kay - American actor

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