Famous Birthdays on 10th March

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  • 1415 Vasili II of Russia (d. 1462)
  • 1452 Ferdinand II, the Catholic, King of Aragon/Sicily (expelled Jews)
  • 1503 Ferdinand I, German emperor (1558-64)
  • 1538 Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572)
  • 1628 Constantine Huygens Jr, Dutch poet/painter/cartoonist
  • 1628 Marcello Malpighi, Italian physician (d. 1694)
  • 1656 Adolf H van Rechteren, Dutch diplomat/politician
  • 1698 Gaetano Maria Schiassi, composer
  • 1709 Georg Steller, German naturalist (d. 1746)
  • 1713 Christian Friedrich Schale, composer
  • 1713 Raphael Weiss, composer
  • 1745 John Gunby, Maryland Soldier in the American Revolutionary War (d. 1807)
  • 1748 John Playfair, Scotland, clergyman/geologist/mathematician
  • 1749 Lorenzo da Ponte, Italian librettist (d. 1838)
  • 1755 Philipp Christoph Kayser, composer
  • 1769 Joseph Williamson, English philanthropist and tunnel builder (d. 1840)
  • 1771 Georg F Creuzer, German philological/historian (Idea und Probe)
  • 1772 Friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde)
  • 1776 Luise, Queen of Prussia/wife of Frederik Willem III
  • 1780 Juan Jose Landaeta, composer
  • 1787 William Etty, English painter (nudes)
  • 1788 Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, German poet (Das Marmorbild)
  • 1809 William David Porter, Commander (Union Navy), (d. 1864)
  • 1810 John McCloskey, US, pres of St John's College (Fordham U)
  • 1810 Samuel Ferguson, Irish poet (d. 1886)
  • 1812 Victor Tesch, Belgian lawyer/min of Justice
  • 1818 George Wythe Randolph, Secy War (Confederacy), (d. 1867)
  • 1822 Willem Roelofs, Dutch painter/lithographer
  • 1824 Thomas James Churchill, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1905)
  • 1832 William Henry Penrose, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1903)
  • 1839 Dudley Buck, Hartford, Ct, organist/church composer
  • 1842 Ina Donna Coolbrith, US, poet laureate of Calif
  • 1844 Pablo Martin M de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer (Spanish Dancing)
  • 1845 Alexander III A Romanov, Russian tsar (1881-94)
  • 1846 Edward Baker Lincoln, son of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln (d. 1850)

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1847 Kate Sheppard, New Zealand suffragette and the most prominent member of New Zealand's women's suffrage movement (d. 1934)

Suffragette Kate Sheppard
Suffragette
Kate Sheppard
  • 1850 Mary Mills Patrick, US, 1st pres of Istanbul Woman's College
  • 1850 Spencer Gore, British tennis player and cricketer (d. 1906)
  • 1865 Pim [Willem JH] Mulier, Dutch journalist/writer/sport-organizer
  • 1867 Lillian D Wald, US, sociologist/organizer (Visiting Nurses)
  • 1870 Alfred Kastner, composer
  • 1872 Felix Borowski, composer
  • 1873 Jakob Wassermann, Germany, novelist (My Life as German & Jew)
  • 1875 Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer
  • 1877 David M Chumaceiro, Curacao, poet
  • 1878 Karel van de Woestijne, Flemish writer/poet (God at Sea)
  • 1880 Michael Jacobs, boxing promoter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1881 Thomas Quinlan (impresario) (d. 1951)
  • 1884 Stuart Holmes, actor (Prisoner of Zenda), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1885 Hans Luther, politician and German Chancellor (1925-6), born in Berlin (d. 1962)
  • 1887 Toshitsugu Takamatsu, Grandmaster of Ninjutsu (d. 1972)
  • 1888 Barry Fitzgerald, actor (Acad Award-Going My Way), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1888 Krsto Odak, composer
  • 1891 Sam Jaffe, actor (Gunga Din, Dr Zorba-Ben Casey), born in NYC, New York
  • 1891 Jacob van Gelderen, economist/sociologist/Dutch 2nd Chamber (SDAP)
  • 1892 Arthur Honegger, Le Havre, France, composer (King David, Pacific 231)
  • 1892 Eva Turner, British soprano
  • 1892 Gregory La Cava, American director (d. 1952)
  • 1896 Harry Krimer, actor (Napoleon)
  • 1896 Nancy Cunard, writer
  • 1898 Cy Kendall, St Louis Mo, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
  • 1899 Finn Hoffding, composer
  • 1899 Robert Meier, German WW1 veteran, formerly Germany's oldest man. (d. 2007)
  • 1900 Sherman Billingsley, Enid Ok, talk show host (Stork Club)
  • 1903 Leon Bismarck "Bix" Beiderbecke, Davenport, Iowa, American jazz cornetist, considered one of the most influential jazz soloists of the 1920s
  • 1905 Rene Bernier, composer
  • 1905 Richard Haydn, English actor (d. 1985)
  • 1907 Robert de Roos, composer
  • 1908 Carl Albert, US speaker of house (1971-77)
  • 1908 Kristjan Palusalu, Estonia, heavyweight wrestler (Olympic-gold-1936)
  • 1909 Gerard Croiset, Dutch paragnost
  • 1911 Warner Anderson, Bkln, actor (Doctor, Lineup, Matthew-Peyton Place)
  • 1914 Chandler Harper, golfer (1950 PGA champ)
  • 1915 Harry Bertoia, Italian artist (d. 1978)
  • 1915 Sir Charles Groves, English conductor(d. 1992)
  • 1916 Manuel A "Manny" Greenhill, record producer
  • 1917 Frank Perconte, American sergeant from Easy Company during WWII.
  • 1918 Heywood Hale Broun, TV commentator and sports correspondent, born in New York City (d. 2001)
  • 1918 Günther Rall, German ace fighter pilot
  • 1919 Marion Hutton, American singer (d. 1987)
  • 1920 Kenneth "Jethro" Burns, US country singer (Homer & Jethro)
  • 1920 Alfred Peet, Dutch-American entrepreneur and the founder of Peet's Coffee & Tea (d. 2007)
  • 1920 Boris Vian, French writer and musician (d. 1959)
  • 1921 Cec Linder, Galica Poland, actor (Goldfinger)
  • 1921 Paul Coates, columnist (Tonight! America After Dark), born in NYC, New York
  • 1922 Adam Kennedy, Lafayette Ind, actor (Dion-Californian)
  • 1922 Pamela Mason, actress (Navy vs Night Monsters), born in London, England
  • 1925 Ed van der Elsken, movie photographer (Een liefdesgeschiedenis)
  • 1925 M J J A [Sef] Imkamp, Dutch politician (D66)
  • 1925 Manolis Anagnostakis, Greek poet (d. 2005)
  • 1927 Claude Laydu, actress (Diary of a Country Priest)
  • 1927 Donn Trenner, New Haven Ct, orchestra leader (ABC's Nightlife)
  • 1927 Paul Wunderlich, German lithographer/painter/sculptor
  • 1928 Arthur Milton, cricketer (England opening batsman late 50's)
  • 1928 James Earl Ray, assassin (Martin Luther King Jr.)
  • 1928 Sara Montiel, Spanish actress and singer
  • 1930 Raymond Rasberry, pianist/singer
  • 1930 Sandor Iharos, athlete
  • 1931 Georges Dor, Quebec author, playwright, singer and songwriter (d. 2001)
  • 1932 Anatoliy Roschin, USSR, super heavyweight wrestler (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1933 Bernadetta Matuszczak, composer
  • 1934 Judith Jamison, artistic director (Alvin Ailey Dance Theater)
  • 1935 Graham Farmer, Australian rules footballer
  • 1935 Ivan Calin, Ribneta, Moldova, President and Prime Minister 1980-1990 (d. 2012)
  • 1936 Juda Bar-Norwegian, Israeli/Dutch mime/actor (King)
  • 1936 Sepp Blatter, Swiss ice hockey and football official
  • 1936 Alfredo Zitarrosa, Uruguayan Vocals and journalist (d. 1989)
  • 1937 Oscar Abrams, community organizer
  • 1937 Joe Viterelli, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1938 Ijaz Butt, cricketer (Pakistani opening batsman in 8 Tests 1958-60)
  • 1938 Marina Vlady, Clichy France, actress (Conjugal Bed, The Hunt)
  • 1938 Ron Mix, NFL tackle (San Diego Chargers, Oakland Raiders)
  • 1939 Irina Press, USSR, 80m hurdles/Pentathelete (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)

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1940 Chuck Norris, [Carlos Ray], OK, martial arts actor (Missing in Action)

  • 1940 David Rabe, Dubuque Iowa, playwright (Streamers)
  • 1940 Dean Torrence, LA Cal, surf music singer (Jan & Dean-Little Old Lady)
  • 1940 Francis Schwartz, composer
  • 1941 Daniel Kirkland Lentz, composer
  • 1941 Piotr Warzecha, composer
  • 1941 Sandra Palmer, Fort Worth TX, LPGA golfer (1986 Mayflower Classic)
  • 1943 Alfred Whitford Lerdahl, composer
  • 1943 Angelique Pettyjohn, actress (Body Talk, Star Trek), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1943 Stephen Montague, composer
  • 1945 Katharine Houghton, Hartford, actress (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner)
  • 1945 Birgitta Sellén, Swedish politician
  • 1945 Elizabeth Brumfiel, [Elizabeth Stern], American feminist archaeologist, former president of the American Anthropological Association
  • 1946 Gaylord Birch, drummer (Reconstruction, Honey Dripper)
  • 1946 Hiroshi Fushida, Japanese racing driver
  • 1946 Mike Hollands, Australian animator

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1947 [Avril] Kim Campbell, Port Alberni British Columbia, Canada's 1st female and 19th Prime Minister (1993 )

19th Prime Minister of Canada Kim Campbell
19th Prime Minister of Canada
Kim Campbell
  • 1947 Laurie Langenbach, Dutch author
  • 1947 Tom Scholz, rock guitarist/keyboardist (Boston-More Than a Feeling)
  • 1947 Paul Condon, Baron Condon, former Commissioner of The Metropolitan Police
  • 1947 Bob Greene, American journalist
  • 1948 Austin Carr, NBA star (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • 1948 Eddie Grundy, rocker
  • 1950 Ted McKenna, rocker (Alex Harvey Band)
  • 1952 Oupa J Gqozo, South African warden/army commandant (Ciskei)
  • 1952 Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe politician
  • 1953 Caroline H "Carolien" van de Berg, actress (Havinck)
  • 1953 Paul Haggis, Canadian film director
  • 1955 Bunny DeBarge, Grand Rapids Mich, rocker (Debarge)
  • 1955 Juliusz Machulski, Poland, director/writer/actor (Do It Yourself)
  • 1955 Youssra, Egyptian actress and singer
  • 1955 Toshio Suzuki, Japanese racing driver
  • 1956 Janet Anderson, West Sunbury PA, LPGA golfer (1982 US Women's Open)
  • 1956 Mitchell Lichtenstein, American actor; son of Roy Lichtenstein
  • 1957 Adolfo Horta, Camaguey Cuba, HW boxer (Olympic-silver-1980)
  • 1957 Shannon Lee Tweed, St Johns NF, playmate (Nov 1981)/actress (Meatballs 3)

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1957 Osama bin Laden, Riyadh Saudi Arabia, Islamic militant and founder of al-Qaeda

Islamic Militant & Terrorist Osama bin Laden
Islamic Militant & Terrorist
Osama bin Laden
  • 1957 Matt Knudsen, American actor
  • 1958 Sharon Stone, Meadville Pennsylvania, American actress (Basic Instinct, Sliver, Casino)
  • 1960 Linda Jezek, California, backstroke swimmer (Pan Am Gold-1979)
  • 1960 Anne MacKenzie, journalist and broadcaster
  • 1961 Jesse Sapolu, NFL guard (SF 49ers)
  • 1961 Laurel B Clark, Ames Iowa, Lt cmdr USN/astronaut
  • 1961 Mitch Gaylord, CA, gymnist (Olympics 1984)/actor (American Anthem)
  • 1961 Bobby Petrino, American football coach
  • 1961 Pam Oliver, American sportscaster
  • 1962 Andre Waters, NFL safety (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1962 Gary Clark, rocker (Danny Wilson-Mary's Prayer)
  • 1962 Seiko Matsuda, Japanese pop singer
  • 1963 Jasmine Guy, actress (Whitley-Different World), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1963 John Cangelosi, outfielder (Houston Astros), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1963 Jeff Ament, American musician (Pearl Jam)
  • 1963 Rick Rubin, American record producer
  • 1964 Cynthia Brimhall, Ogden Utah, playmate (Oct, 1985)

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1964 Edward Anthony Richard Louis, Prince of Britain/Elizabeth II son

Earl of Wessex Prince Edward
Earl of Wessex
Prince Edward
  • 1964 Greg Campbell, cricketer (Aussie pace-bowler 1989-90)
  • 1964 Neneh Cherry, Stockholm Sweden, Swedish singer-songwriter and rapper (Money Love)
  • 1964 David Faber, American television reporter
  • 1965 Paul Masotti, CFL receiver (Toronto Argonauts)
  • 1965 Rod Woodson, American NFL cornerback/kick returner (Pittsburgh Steelers, SF 49ers), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • 1966 Edie Brickell, Mrs Paul Simon/rocker (& New Bohemians)
  • 1966 Michael Timlin, Midland TX, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)
  • 1966 Stephen Mailer, actor (Red Meat, League of Their Own, War & Love), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966 Gráinne Mulvey, Irish composer
  • 1967 Omer Tarin [Omer Salim Khan], Peshawar, Pakistan, poet, scholar and activist
  • 1968 Felice Arena, Australian children's author
  • 1968 Thio Li-ann, Singaporean law academic and Nominated Member of Parliament
  • 1969 Jay Hillmann, WLAF running back (Rhein Fire)
  • 1969 Ricky Seagall, rocker (Partridge Family)
  • 1969 Stephen Leaney, Australia, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Infinit TPC-7th)
  • 1969 Paget Brewster, American actress
  • 1970 Antonio Edwards, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1970 Matt Barlow, American singer (Iced Earth)

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1971 Jon Hamm, St Louis Missouri, American actor (Mad Men - Don Draper)

Actor Jon Hamm
Actor
Jon Hamm
  • 1971 Frank Habermann, WLAF defensive linebacker (Rhein Fire)
  • 1971 Morris Unutoa, corner (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1971 Shad Williams, pitcher (California Angels), born in Fresno, California
  • 1971 Steve Arnold, British racing driver
  • 1972 Jack Kellogg, WLAF CB (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1972 Takashi Fujii, Japanese television performer
  • 1972 Matt Kenseth, American race car driver
  • 1973 Eva Herzigova, Litvinov Czech, model (Guess Jeans, Wonderbra)
  • 1973 Mauricio Taricco, Argentine footballer
  • 1973 Chris Sutton, English footballer
  • 1973 John LeCompt, American guitarist
  • 1974 Hugo Ferreira, American rock musician
  • 1975 Stefan Bergkvist, Leksand Swe, NHL defenseman (Pitts Penguins)