Famous Birthdays on March 7

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 228

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148 Lucilla, Rome, Roman noblewoman (daughter of Marcus Aurelius and sister of Commodus) (between 148-150 AD), born in Rome

Roman Noblewoman Lucilla
Roman Noblewoman
Lucilla
  • 189 Publius Septimius Geta, Roman Emperor (d. 211)
  • 1481 Baldassare Peruzzi, Italian architect and painter (d. 1537)
  • 1543 Johan Casimir, count of Rhine (occupied Gent)
  • 1556 Guillaume du Vair, French writer (d. 1621)
  • 1574 John Wilbye, English madrigal composer, born in Brome, Suffolk (d. 1638)
  • 1602 Kano Tanju, Japanese painter (palaces, portraits)
  • 1621 Georg Neumark, composer
  • 1663 Tomaso Antonio Vitali, composer
  • 1671 Robert Roy MacGregor, Scottish folk hero (d. 1734)
  • 1678 Filippo Juvara, Italian architect (d. 1736)
  • 1682 Johan W van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat/baron/duke
  • 1687 Jean Lebeuf, French historian (d. 1760)
  • 1693 Clement XIII, [Carlo Rezzonico], Pope (1758-69)
  • 1707 Stephen Hopkins, (Gov-RI) signed Declaration of Independence
  • 1715 Ephraim Williams, American philanthropist (d. 1755)
  • 1715 Ewald Christian von Kleist, German poet (d. 1759)
  • 1730 Baron de Breteuil, French statesman (d. 1807)
  • 1731 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer
  • 1762 Sebastiaan C Nederburgh, director-general (East Indies Company)
  • 1765 Nicéphore Niépce, French inventor of photography (d. 1833)
  • 1769 Josef Alois Ladurner, composer
  • 1773 Tommaso Marchesi, composer
  • 1785 Alessandro Manzoni, Italy, poet/novelist (Betrothed)
  • 1788 Antoine César Becquerel, French physicist (d. 1878)
  • 1792 John Herschel, Slough England, William Herschel's son, astronomer
  • 1797 Karl Schwencke, composer
  • 1799 Frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech poet (national anthem, folk song)
  • 1807 Franz Grave von Pocci, German poet/composer (Der Alchemist)
  • 1811 Christian Heinrich Hohmann, composer
  • 1813 Judocus Smits, Dutch Catholic newspaper pioneer/founder (The Time)

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1816 James Donnelly, Irish-Canadian patriarch of the Donnelly family (Black Donnelly massacre), (d. 1880)

Squatter James Donnelly
Squatter
James Donnelly
  • 1820 Gustav Heinrich Graben-Hoffman, composer
  • 1822 Victor Masse, composer
  • 1827 Henry DeLamar Clayton, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1889)
  • 1831 John Bratton, [Old Reliable], US physician/Confederate Brig Gen
  • 1832 Orlando Metcalfe Poe, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1895)
  • 1837 Henry Draper, Virginia, astro-spectro-photographer (Moon, Jupiter)
  • 1841 Olegario Victor Andrade, Argentina, poet (El nido de condores)
  • 1841 William Rockhill Nelson, founder of The Kansas City Star and patron of Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (d. 1915)
  • 1842 Anne CAI van Diest, Belgian physician/feminist
  • 1844 Anthony Comstock, New Canaan Ct, anti-vice crusader/philatelist

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1849 Luther Burbank, American horticulturist who developed more than 800 strains and varieties of plants, born in Lancaster, Massachusetts (d. 1926)

Horticulturist Luther Burbank
Horticulturist
Luther Burbank

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1850 Tomáš Masaryk, Czech philosopher and 1st President of Czechoslovakia (1918-35), born in Hodonín, Austrian Empire (d. 1937)

Father of Czechoslovakia Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk
Father of Czechoslovakia
Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk
  • 1850 Champ Clark, American politician (d. 1921)
  • 1856 Matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne)
  • 1857 Julius Wagner von Jauregg, Austria, psychiatrist (Nobel 1927)
  • 1858 Nikolai Artzibushev, composer
  • 1866 Paul Ernst, German writer, born in Elbingerode, Kingdom of Hanover (d. 1933)
  • 1869 Ernst J. Cohen, Dutch chemist

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1872 Piet Mondrian, Dutch abstract painter (Broadway Boogie Woogie), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands (d. 1944)

Abstract Painter Piet Mondrian
Abstract Painter
Piet Mondrian
  • 1872 Vasily Andreyevich Zolotaryov, composer
  • 1873 Madame Sul-Te-Wan, American actress (d. 1959)
  • 1875 Maurice Ravel, French composer (d. 1937)
  • 1878 Boris Kustodiev, Russian painter (d. 1927)
  • 1883 Carl Deis, composer (d. 1960)
  • 1886 Raymond Largay, Wisc, actor (April in Variety Girl), born in Paris, France
  • 1887 Heino Eller, Estonian composer, born in Tartu (d. 1970)
  • 1888 Alidius WLT van Starkenborch Stachouwer, gov of Neth Indies (1936-45)
  • 1891 Marcel Barger, [Meyer Streliskie], cabaret performer (I keep Susy)
  • 1893 Milton Avery, American artist (d. 1965)
  • 1895 Juan Jose Castro, composer
  • 1896 Erwin Bodky, German-American composer, born in Ragnit, East Prussia (d. 1958)
  • 1898 Jan Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer
  • 1900 Evald Aav, Estonian composer (Vikerlased), born in Tallinn (d. 1939) [OS 22 Feb]
  • 1900 Giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter
  • 1900 [Albert] Carel Willink, Dutch painter (magic realism)
  • 1902 Heinz Ruehmann, German actor/director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick)
  • 1904 Ivar Ballangrud, Norway, Olympic speed skater (4 gold, 2 silver)
  • 1904 Reinhard Heydrich, German governor (Bohemen/Moravia (Lidice))
  • 1904 Virginia Downing, actress (Gig, Butterfield 8)
  • 1904 Willy Forst, Austria actor/director (Vienna Blood)
  • 1905 Vera Fjodorova Panova, Russian author (Sputniki)
  • 1906 Alejandro Garcia Caturla, composer
  • 1906 Hans Lachman, composer
  • 1907 Juan Francisco Giacobbe, composer
  • 1908 Anna Magnani, Alexandria Egypt, actress (Rose Tattoo, Miracle)
  • 1908 Joop [Joseph] van Santen, Dutch 1st chamber member (CPN)
  • 1908 Tomas de Manzarraga, composer
  • 1909 Greta Schoon, German poet, born in Spetzerfehn (d. 1991)
  • 1909 Leo Malet, French crime novelist
  • 1911 Stefan Kisielewski, composer
  • 1914 Morton DaCosta, director (Island of Love, Music Man), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1915 Jacques Chaban-Delmas, French politician
  • 1917 Davis Roberts, actor (Mr Johnson-Boone), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • 1917 Janet Collins, ballerina
  • 1917 Robert Erickson, composer
  • 1918 June Wayne, artist/lithographer/teacher
  • 1919 Jocelyn Olaf Hambro, financier
  • 1919 Mochtar Lubis, Indonesian writer (Twilight in Jakarta)
  • 1920 Willie Watson, cricketer (England batsman & soccer international)
  • 1922 Olga Aleksandrovna Ladyzhenskaya, Russian mathematician (d. 2004)
  • 1924 Eduardo Paolozzi, British sculptor (Hydra)
  • 1924 Kobo Abe, playwright (Woman, the Dunes), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1925 Rene Gagnon, US Marine shown in photograph of the Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima (d. 1979)
  • 1927 Jean-Paul Desbiens, Quebec writer and teacher (d. 2006)
  • 1927 Henri Landwirth, Belgian-American hotel owner and philanthropist
  • 1929 Yvonne Chouteau, Native American dancer (one of the "five Moons" of Oklahoma), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2016)
  • 1930 James Broderick, Charlestown, New Hampshire, American actor (Dog Day Afternoon, Family)
  • 1930 Lord Snowdon, [Anthony Armstrong-Jones], photographer, born in London, England
  • 1931 C W Stubblefield, music promoter
  • 1931 Cornelis T "Cor" van de Molen, director Social Businesses of Press
  • 1933 Jackie Blanchflower, Northern Irish footballer (d. 1998)
  • 1934 Nari Contractor, cricketer (Indian batsman & captain)
  • 1934 Willard Scott, weather forecaster (Today Show)
  • 1934 Giorgos Katsaros, Greek musician and composer
  • 1936 Georges Perec, French writer (Seire Noire, Retour a la bien-aimee)
  • 1937 Anne Kristen, actress (Truth or Dare, Rachel-Dr Finlay, Sunset Song)
  • 1937 Don Bonker, (Rep-D-WA, 1975- )
  • 1938 Homero Blancas, PGA golfer (1972 Phoenix Open), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1938 Janet Guthrie, race car driver (1st woman to race in Indie 500)
  • 1938 David Baltimore, American biologist, Nobel laureate
  • 1939 Marion Marlowe, singer (Arthur Godfrey & Friends), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1939 Panajot Pano, Albania's most outstanding football player of the past 50 years born in Durres
  • 1940 Daniel J Travanti, actor (Frank Furillo-Hill St Blues), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • 1940 Harald Gerlach, writer
  • 1940 Rudi [Rudolf] Dutschke, German student leader (Glasnost Berlin)
  • 1940 Viktor Petrovich Savinykh, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-4, T-13, TM-5)
  • 1942 Al[bert] Tanara, WLAF defensive coach (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • 1942 Michael Eisner, Mt Kisko NY, CEO (Walt Disney)
  • 1942 Paul Preuss, US, sci-fi author (Medusa Encounter, Starfire)
  • 1942 Tammy Faye Bakker, gospel singer/wife of Jim Baker (PTL)
  • 1942 Tommy F Robinson, (Rep-D-AR, 1985- )
  • 1942 U N Kulkarni, cricketer (Indian pace bowler in four Tests 1967-68)
  • 1942 Charles R. Boutin, American politician
  • 1943 Carole Peel, Australian softball asst coach (Olympics-bronze-96)
  • 1943 Chris White, rock bassist (Zombies-Never Even Thought), born in New York, NY (d. 2015)
  • 1943 Leon Frank Sylvers, rocker
  • 1944 Elton Gallegly, (Rep-R-California)
  • 1944 Jorgen Theobaldy, writer
  • 1944 Townes Van Zandt, Texas, singer/songwriter (Kathleen, Loretta), (d. 1997)
  • 1944 Stanley Schmidt, American editor
  • 1945 Arthur Lee, rocker (Vindicator)
  • 1945 John Heard, actor (Cat People, Cutter's Way, CHUD), born in Washington D.C.
  • 1946 Matthew Fisher, rock keyboardist (Procol Harum), born in London, England
  • 1946 Peter Wolf, rock singer (J Giels Band-Centerfold, Freeze Frame)
  • 1947 Donna Loren, singer/actress (Beach Blanket Bingo), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1947 Lewis J Stadlen, American actor (John-Benson, Savages, Windy City), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1947 Richard Lawson, actor (Eddie-O'Neills)
  • 1947 Robert O'Neill Crossman, politician
  • 1947 Walter Röhrl, German race and rally car driver
  • 1947 Helen Eadie, Scottish politician
  • 1949 Ghulam Nabi Azad, Indian politician
  • 1950 Franco Harris, NFL fullback (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1950 Mark Pinter, Decorah Iowa, actor (Behind the Screen, Another World)
  • 1950 Iris Chacon, Puerto Rican singer and dancer
  • 1951 Francis Rocco Prestia, American musician (Tower of Power)
  • 1952 Ernie Isley, US vocalist/guitarist (It's Your Thing, Heat is On)
  • 1952 Lynn Swann, NFL receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers)/sportscaster
  • 1952 Vivian Richards, West Indian master blaster
  • 1953 Jules Shear, rock musician
  • 1953 Kathleen Sullivan, newscaster (E!), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1954 Matt Frenette, rock drummer (Loverboy)
  • 1955 Tommy Kramer, American football player
  • 1955 Anupam Kher, Bollywood Actor

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1956 Bryan Cranston, American actor (Breaking Bad, Malcolm in the Middle), born in Canoga Park, California

  • 1957 Robert Harris, English TV reporter and journalist
  • 1958 Rik Mayall, English comedian & actor (Drop Dead Fred, the Young Ones), born in Epping, Essex, (d. 2014)
  • 1958 Alan Hale, American astronomer
  • 1959 Thomas Edward Lehman, Austin MN, PGA golfer (1994 Memorial Tournament)
  • 1959 Donna Murphy, American actress

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1960 Ivan Lendl, Czech tennis champion (US Open 1985-87), born in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia

Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ivan Lendl
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ivan Lendl

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1960 Joe Carter, MLB outfielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

MLB Outfielder Joe Carter
MLB Outfielder
Joe Carter
  • 1961 Mary Beth Evans, actress (Katherine-General Hospital), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1962 Taylor Dayne, [Leslie Wunderman], NY, vocalist (I'll Always Love You)
  • 1962 Peter Manley, English Darts Player
  • 1963 Mike Eagles, Sussex, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
  • 1963 Mohammad Ishaq, cricketer (UAE batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • 1963 Bill Brochtrup, American actor
  • 1963 Denyce Graves, American singer
  • 1964 Amy Baltus, Bloomington IND, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-13th-1992)
  • 1964 Jeff Criswell, NFL tackle (KC Chiefs)
  • 1964 Bret Easton Ellis, American writer
  • 1964 Wanda Sykes, American actress and comedienne
  • 1965 Cameron Daddo, Australian actor (Brian Petersen-Models Inc), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1965 Jesper Bo Parnevik, PGA golfer (1995 Nestle-5th), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1965 Steve Beuerlein, NFL quarterback (Jacksonville Jaguars, Car Panthers)
  • 1965 [Willie] Flipper Anderson, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1965 Jack Armstrong, American baseball player
  • 1966 Jeff Feagles, NFL punter (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1966 Terry Carkner, Smiths Falls, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1966 Joy Tanner, American actress
  • 1967 Zheng Haixia, WNBA center (LA Sparks)
  • 1967 Ai Yazawa, Japanese mangaka
  • 1968 Jeff Kent, Bellflower CA, infielder (NY Mets)
  • 1968 Ricky Proehl, NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Bears)
  • 1969 Anne Marie Lauck, marathoner (Olympics-10th-96), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1969 Anthony Davis, NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs)
  • 1969 Brian Jamieson, rower (Olympics-silver-1996), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1969 Geoff Smith, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1969 Matt Blundin, NFL quarterback (KC Chiefs, Detroit Lions)
  • 1969 Sam Gash, NFL running back (New England Patriots)
  • 1969 Warrel Dane, American singer (Nevermore)
  • 1969 Shin Ae Ra, Korean actress and radio DJ
  • 1970 Jacquelyn Doucette, Miss Massachusetts USA (1996)
  • 1970 James Calvin Spivey, Schiller Park Ill, miler
  • 1970 Kathy Gedney, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-25th-1994), born in Indianapolis, Indiana

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1970 Rachel Weisz, English actress (The Mummy, The Constant Gardener) and fashion model , born in London, England

Actress Rachel Weisz
Actress
Rachel Weisz
  • 1971 Alison Herst, kayaker (Olympics-5-92, 96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1971 Peter Sarsgaard, American actor