Famous Birthdays on 19th July

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  • 810 Imam Bukhari, Islamic scholar and compiler of Hadith, born in Bukhara, Khorasan (modern day Iran) (d. 870)
  • 1592 Erhard Buttner, composer
  • 1670 Richard Leveridge, English bass and composer (d. 1758)
  • 1688 Giuseppe Castiglione, Italian missionary to China (d. 1766)
  • 1735 Garret Wesley Mornington, composer
  • 1742 Jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
  • 1744 Heinrich Christian Boie, German author (d. 1806)
  • 1750 Alessio Prati, composer
  • 1759 Seraphim of Sarov, Russian Orthodox Saint (d. 1833)
  • 1782 Jonathan Blewitt, composer
  • 1789 John Martin, English painter
  • 1797 Johann Gottlieb Schneider, composer
  • 1800 Juan José Flores, General and first President of Ecuador (1839-1845), born in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela (d. 1864)
  • 1811 Vincenz Lachner, composer

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1814 Samuel Colt, American inventor and industrialist (Colt 6 shot revolver), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1862)

Inventor/Industrialist Samuel Colt
Inventor/Industrialist
Samuel Colt
  • 1817 Mary Ann Ball Bickerdyke, US, army nurse (union)
  • 1819 Gottfried Keller, German-Swiss poet and novelist, born in Zurich (d. 1890)
  • 1822 Augusta of Cambridge, Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1916)
  • 1823 George Henry Gordon, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 1827 Mangal Pandey, Indian freedom fighter (d. 1857)
  • 1828 Roger Atkinson Pryor, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1919)
  • 1833 John Wesley Turner, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1899)
  • 1834 Edgar Degas, France, impressionist painter, sculptor and artist
  • 1838 Joel Asaph Allen, US zoologist (Rule of Allen)
  • 1846 Charles Edward Pickering, pioneered American spectroscopist
  • 1848 Cornelis A Pekelharing, artist (fabric seller)
  • 1849 F A Alphonse Aulard, French historian
  • 1849 Ferdinand Brunetière, French writer and critic (d. 1906)
  • 1851 Hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer (head of Jut)
  • 1854 Daniel Josephus Jitta, Dutch High Court lawyer
  • 1855 Emil Paur, Austrian conductor, born in Bukovina (d. 1932)

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1860 Lizzie Borden, American woman acquitted of the murder of her parents (gave her mother forty whacks), born in Fall River, Massachusetts

Acquitted Murderer Lizzie Borden
Acquitted Murderer
Lizzie Borden
  • 1863 Hermann Bahr, Austria writer/director (New Men)
  • 1865 Charles Horace Mayo, surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic)
  • 1873 Louis Zimmermann, violinist/1st concert master of Concert building
  • 1876 Joseph Fielding Smith, 10th president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (d. 1972)
  • 1876 John Gunn, Former England cricketer (d. 1963)
  • 1877 Arthur Fielder, English cricketer (d. 1949)
  • 1878 Robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-1st-Member of parliament (About Plato)
  • 1879 Hendrik G Cannegieter, meteorology/director (KNMI)
  • 1881 Adriaan J Zoetmulder, Dutch writer/directer (Eindhovens Dagblad)
  • 1881 Friedrich J H Dessauer, German physicist (radiologist)
  • 1883 Max Fleischer, Austrian animator and film producer (d. 1972)
  • 1888 Eugene Jungers, Belgian governor of Rwanda Urundi
  • 1892 Dick Irvin, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1957)
  • 1893 Vladimir Mayakovsky, Russian poet (Ode to Revolution), born in Baghdati, Soviet Georgia [OS=7/7]
  • 1894 Joris [Georges] of Severen, Flemish fascist/Member of parliament
  • 1894 Khawaja Nazimuddin, 2nd Prime Minister of Pakistan (d. 1965)
  • 1894 Aleksandr Yakovlevich Khinchin, Russian mathematician (d. 1959)
  • 1895 Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (d. 1953)
  • 1896 A. J. Cronin, Scottish writer (Citadel, Shining Victory), born in Cardross (d. 1981)
  • 1898 Juan Bautista Plaza-Alfonzo, composer
  • 1899 Paul de Groot, Dutch communist politician (CPN)/Editor (The Truth)
  • 1900 Arno Breker, German sculptor (3rd Reich sculptor
  • 1900 Charles Barnet "Roscoe" Harvey, soldier
  • 1900 Marc Turfkruijer, Flemish movie journalist/writer
  • 1902 Gerard[us M] Rutten, director (Miraculous Life of Willem Parel)
  • 1905 Boyd Neel, Blackheath, Kent England, conductor (Story of an Orch)
  • 1905 Edgar P Snow, US author/journalist: Red star over China
  • 1905 Louis Philip Kentner, composer
  • 1906 Klaus Egge, Gransherad, Telemark Norway, composer (Noregsonger)
  • 1906 Wim van Doorne, Dutch car manufacturer (DAF)
  • 1907 Gunter Bialas, composer
  • 1907 Isabel Jewell, American actress (d. 1972)
  • 1909 Jeno Vecsey, Hungarian composer, born in Cece (d. 1966)
  • 1912 Norman Carr, British conservationist (b. 1997)
  • 1914 Josef Palenicek, composer
  • 1914 Marius Russo, baseball player (d. 2005)
  • 1916 James D Ramage, US lt-Adm (WW II-Palau/Guam/Philippines)
  • 1916 Phillip Cavaretta, baseball player (NL MVP 1945)
  • 1917 Robert Aitken, Zen co-founder (Diamond Sangha), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1917 William W Scranton, (Gov-R-Pa), (d. 2013)
  • 1919 Patricia Medina, actress (High-Low), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2012)
  • 1919 Robert Pinget, novelist/playwright
  • 1920 Robert Christiani, cricketer (brother of Cyril WI batsman in 22 Tests)
  • 1920 Robert Mann, Portland Oregon, composer/violinist (String Quartet 1952)
  • 1921 Rosalyn Yalow, medical physicist
  • 1922 George McGovern, (Sen-D-SD)/presidential candidate (D-1972), (d. 2012)
  • 1922 Rachel Robinson, social activist/humanitarian/Mrs Jackie Robinson
  • 1922 Harold Camping, American evangelist, founder of Family Radio
  • 1923 William A. Rusher, American columnist
  • 1924 Pat Hingle [Martin Patterson], American actor (Splendor in the Grass, Batman Returns), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1924 Sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino)
  • 1924 Stanley K. Hathaway, American politician (d. 2005)
  • 1925 Sue Thompson, [Eva Sue Mckee], pop and country music singer ("Sad Movies (Make Me Cry"), born in Nevada, Missouri
  • 1926 Helen Gallagher, actress (Ryan's Hope, Strangers When We Meet), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1926 Max Sordam, Suriname warden/writer (Dictionary Sranantongo)
  • 1927 Jan Myrdal, Swedish writer/journalist (Albania Defiant)
  • 1928 John Bratby, painter/writer (Breakdown)

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1929 Sofia Muratova, Russian gymnast (1952-60 Olympics: 6 gold, 3 silver & 4 bronze), born in Leningrad, Russia (d. 2006)

  • 1932 Buster Benton, American blues singer and guitarist, born in Texarkana, Arkansas (d. 1996)
  • 1934 Willem Nijholt, actor (De Nietsnut, Respect, Op Afbetaling)
  • 1934 Francisco Sá Carneiro, Prime Minister of Portugal (d. 1980)
  • 1935 Vasily Livanov, Russian and Soviet film actor
  • 1937 George Hamilton IV, American country musician, born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, (d. 2014)
  • 1937 Larry Boxx, founder (Land B Computer Serv)
  • 1937 Richard Jordan [Robert Anson Jordan Jr.], American actor (Dune, Gettysburg), born in NYC, New York
  • 1938 Jayant Narlikar, Indian astrophysicist
  • 1938 Nicholas Bethell, British historian (d. 2007)
  • 1940 Vikki Carr [Florencia Vicenta de Casillas Martinez Cardona)], singer (Let it Be Him), born in El Paso, Texas
  • 1940 Dennis Cole, actor (Felony Squad, Brackens's World), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1941 Jennifer Dunn, (Rep-R-Washington)
  • 1941 Jerry Huckaby, (Rep-D-LA, 1977- )
  • 1941 Natalya Bessmertnova, Moscow, dancer (Bolshoi, Lenin Prize 1970)
  • 1941 Neelie Smit-Kroes, Dutch politician (VVD)/minister of Traffic
  • 1943 Roy Dunbard Bridges Jr, Col USAF/astro (STS 51-F, 61-F), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1944 Commander Cody, singer/pianist (Commander Cody & Lost Planet Airmen)
  • 1945 George Dzunda, Rosenheim Germany, actor (The Deer Hunter, Law & Order)
  • 1945 Edwin Schlossberg, husband of Carolyn Kennedy
  • 1946 Alan Gorrie, Scotland, rock bassist/singer (Average White Band)

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1946 Ilie Năstase, Romanian tennis player (US Open 1972), born in Bucharest, Romania

Tennis Champion Ilie Năstase
Tennis Champion
Ilie Năstase
  • 1947 Bernie Leadon, guitarist/vocalist (Eagles-Take it Easy), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1947 Brian May, rock guitarist (Queen-We are the Champions), born in London, England
  • 1947 Mike Dutfield, documentary prodcuer
  • 1947 Hans-Jürgen Kreische, East German footballer
  • 1948 Beverly Archer, Oak Park Ill, actress (Iola-Mama's Family)
  • 1948 Keith Godchaux, rock keyboardist (Grateful Dead)
  • 1949 Ivar Kants, Australian actor
  • 1950 Simon Cadell, English actor (Hi-Di-Hi, Pride & Extreme Prejudice)
  • 1950 Per-Kristian Foss, Norwegian Minister of Finance
  • 1950 Freddy Moore, American songwriter
  • 1951 Abel Ferrara, American filmmake
  • 1951 Jayson Stark, American sportswriter
  • 1952 Alan Collins, rock guitarist (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
  • 1952 Dominic Muldowney, composer
  • 1952 Howard Donald Saunders, Danbury Ct, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
  • 1952 Robert A. Ficano, American politician
  • 1952 John Griesheimer, American politician
  • 1954 Srđa Trifković, Serbian-American journalist
  • 1955 Roger Binny, Indian cricket medium-pace all-rounder (early 80's)
  • 1956 Great [Yoshiaki] Yatsu, wrestler (NJPW/WCCW/WWF)
  • 1956 Peter Barton, Valley Stream LI, actor (Powers of Matthew Star)
  • 1957 Cathy Reynolds, LPGA golfer (1981 Golden Lights), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1958 Robert Gibson, American professional wrestler
  • 1958 David Robertson, American symphony orchestra conductor
  • 1959 Terri Treas, KC Kansas, actress (Hannah-7 Brides for 7 Brothers)
  • 1960 Atom Egoyan, Cairo Egypt, director (Adjuster, Next of Kin)
  • 1961 Suzi Schott, Springfield Ill, playmate (August, 1984)
  • 1961 Campbell Scott, American actor/director/producer (Saint Ralph, Big Night), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961 Maria Filatova, Soviet gymnast
  • 1961 Hideo Nakata, Japanese film director
  • 1961 Benoît Mariage, Belgian film director
  • 1962 Anthony Edwards, actor (It Takes Two, Dr Greene-ER), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1962 Brad Wilson, Pomona California, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 9 Pro-Am)
  • 1962 Craig Muni, NHL defenseman (Winnipeg Jets), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1963 Mark Carreon, outfielder (SF Giants), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1963 Marla Duncan, Fairfield California, Miss Northern California fitness (1990)
  • 1963 Sandor Wladar, Hungary, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • 1963 Garth Nix, Australian author
  • 1964 Alexandra Curtis, model/daughter of Christine Kaufmann
  • 1964 Gina Procaccio, Drexel Hills Pennsylvania, 5k runner
  • 1964 Teresa Edwards, Cairo GA, basketball forward (Oly-gold-1984, 88,92,96)
  • 1964 André A. Jackson, founder African Diamond Producers Association
  • 1965 Kathleen Raine, equestrian dressage (Olympics-96)
  • 1965 Evelyn Glennie, Scottish percussionist
  • 1965 Stuart Scott, American sportscaster
  • 1966 David Segui, KC KS, infielder (Montreal Expos)
  • 1966 Kate Rogerson, LPGA golfer (1990 Circle K LPGA Tucson-2nd), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1966 Nancy Walls, American actress
  • 1967 Christian Bergstrom, Sweden, tennis star
  • 1967 Dale Hurley Jr, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968 Carolie DeVonne Howe, Chugwater Wyoming, Miss Wyoming-America (1991)
  • 1968 Leroy Butler, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers - Super Bowl 31)
  • 1968 Robert Flynn, American musician (Machine Head)
  • 1969 David Goldsmith, New Brunswick NJ, actor (Eric-Models Inc)
  • 1969 Matthew Libatique, American cinematographer
  • 1970 Brooks Thompson, NBA guard (NY Knicks, Orlando Magic)
  • 1970 Kengy Gardiner, Providence RI, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-5th-1994)
  • 1970 Rhona Susan Robertson, badminton player (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1971 Rick Walters, CFL slot back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • 1971 Urs Bühler, Swiss tenor (Il Divo)
  • 1971 Russell Allen, American musician (Symphony X)
  • 1971 Vitali Klitschko, Ukrainian boxer
  • 1972 Adriaan J Zoetmulder, author/director (Eindhovens Newspaper)
  • 1972 Andrew Kavovit, actor (Paul-As the World Turns)
  • 1972 John Paci, WLAF quarterback (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1972 Tamarie Ivie, Ananheim CA, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets)
  • 1972 Naohito Fujiki, Japanese actor and singer
  • 1972 Ebbe Sand, Danish footballer
  • 1973 Angeline Putt, Miss Universe-Singapore (1996)
  • 1973 Martin Powell, English musician (Cradle of Filth)
  • 1973 Saïd Taghmaoui, French actor
  • 1974 Vincent Spadea, tennis star, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1974 Rey Bucanero, Mexican professional wrestler
  • 1974 Preston Wilson, baseball player
  • 1975 Alexi Komarov, Yekaterinburg Russia, dance skater (& Carr-1995 Pac Champ)
  • 1976 R J Williams, actor (General Hospital, Full House)
  • 1976 Gonzalo de los Santos, Uruguayan footballer
  • 1976 Vinessa Shaw, American actress
  • 1976 Benedict Cumberbatch, actor (12 Years a Slave, Sherlock), born in London, England
  • 1977 Haitham Mustafa, Sudanese footballer
  • 1977 Ed Smith, English cricketer
  • 1977 Tony Mamaluke, American professional wrestler
  • 1977 Jean-Sébastien Aubin, Canadian ice hockey goaltender
  • 1978 Nené, Brazilian footballer
  • 1979 Luke Young, English footballer
  • 1979 Rick Ankiel, Baseball pitcher/ outfielder
  • 1979 Dilhara Fernando, Sri Lankan cricketer
  • 1980 Giorgio Mondini, Italian racing driver
  • 1980 Xavier Malisse, Belgian tennis player