Famous Birthdays on November 13

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  • 354 [Christian] Aurelius Augustine, bp of Hippo in Roman Africa

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1312 Edward III, King of England (1327-77) noted for his military success and for restoring royal authority, born in Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England (d. 1377)

King of England Edward III
King of England
Edward III
  • 1486 Johann Eck, German theologian (d. 1543)
  • 1504 Philip I (the Generous), Landgrave of Hesse and important early protestant ruler. (d. 1567)
  • 1559 Albrecht/Albertus, archduke of Austria/cardinal/viceroy of Portugal
  • 1572 Cyril Lucaris, Greek theologian (d. 1638)
  • 1663 Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, composer
  • 1679 Thomas-Philippe d'alsace et de Boussu, South Netherland cardinal
  • 1699 Jan Zach, Czech composer, born in Čelákovice, Bohemia (d. 1773) baptism date
  • 1710 Charles Simon Favart, French dramatist (d. 1792)
  • 1714 William Shenstone, English poet (d. 1763)
  • 1715 Dorothea Erxleben, German, first female medical doctor (d. 1762)
  • 1718 Anton Laube, Bohemian composer, born in Brüx (d. 1784)

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1732 John Dickinson, American lawyer and Governor of Delaware and Pennsylvania, born in Talbot County, Maryland (d. 1808)

Founding Father of the United States John Dickinson
Founding Father of the United States
John Dickinson
  • 1759 Timothy Olmstead, early American composer (d. 1848)
  • 1760 Jiaqing, Emperor of China (d. 1820)
  • 1782 Esaias Tegnér, Swedish writer (d. 1846)
  • 1789 Martin de Ron, composer
  • 1792 Edward John Trelawney, England, traveler/author (Adv of Younger Son)
  • 1801 Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria, queen of Prussia (d. 1873)
  • 1801 Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, queen of Saxony (d. 1877)
  • 1804 Theophilus Hunter Holmes, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1880)
  • 1809 John AB Dahlgren, US Union lt adm/inventor (Civil war Dahlgren-cannon)
  • 1811 Yuri Karlovich Arnold, Russian composer, born in St. Petersburg, Petrograd (d. 1898)
  • 1813 John Wolcott Phelps, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1885)
  • 1813 Peter II Petrovic Njegos, poet/ruler of Montenegro (1830-51)
  • 1814 Joseph Hooker, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1879)
  • 1826 Charles Frederick Worth, English-born couturier (d. 1895)
  • 1833 Edwin Thomas Booth, US, US Hall of Fame/actor (Hamlet)
  • 1834 Ignacio M Altamirano, Mexican author (El Zarco)
  • 1837 James T. Rapier, American politician (d. 1883)
  • 1838 Joseph F Smith, 6th President of Mormon church
  • 1841 Edward Burd Grubb, American Civil War Brevet Brigadier General (d. 1913)
  • 1848 Albert HK, monarch of Monaco (1889-1922)

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1850 Robert Louis Stevenson, Scottish author (Treasure Island), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1894)

  • 1853 John Drew Jr., American actor (d. 1927)
  • 1854 George Whitfield Chadwick, Lowell Mass, composer (Judi Van Winke)
  • 1855 Daniel F Scheurleer, Dutch musicologist/banker
  • 1856 Louis D Brandeis, Mass, 68th Supreme Court Justice (1916-39)
  • 1856 Sigwart Aspestrand, composer
  • 1858 Percy McDonnell, cricketer (Australian batsman of the 1880's)
  • 1859 Georg Knorr, German engineer (brake system trains)
  • 1866 Abraham Flexner, American educator (d. 1959)
  • 1868 Pierre Maurice, composer
  • 1869 Helene Stöcker, German feminist, pacifist and publicist (d. 1943)
  • 1869 Ariadna Tyrkova-Williams, Russian feminist (d. 1962)
  • 1870 Henry Kolker, Quincy IL, actor (Real Glory, Thoroughbreds Don't Cry)
  • 1875 Rogelio del Villar, composer
  • 1878 John C Kielstra, Dutch economist/governor of Suriname (1933-44)
  • 1878 Max Dehn, German mathematician (d. 1952)
  • 1879 Maurice Delage, composer
  • 1882 John Lowry, Mount Vernon NY, NYC builder (Radio City Music Hall)
  • 1885 Montague Fawcett Phillips, composer
  • 1886 Mary Wigman, German dancer and choreographer (d. 1973)
  • 1893 Edward A Doisy Sr, US bio-chemist (Vitamin K1, Nobel 1943)
  • 1894 Artur Nebe, German SS officer {d. 1945)
  • 1896 Nobusuke Kishi, premier of Japan (1957-60)
  • 1897 Gertrude Olmstead, American silent film actress, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1975)
  • 1898 Earl Sande, jockey (Hall of Famer)
  • 1900 Edward Buzzell, American film director (d. 1985)
  • 1902 Gustav von Koenigswald, paleontologist (found Pithecanthropus erectus)
  • 1906 Conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)
  • 1906 Hermione Baddeley, England, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude, Good Life)
  • 1906 Eva Zeisel, Budapest, Hungary, American industrial designer
  • 1907 Josef B Kjellgren, Swedish writer (Guldkedjan)
  • 1907 Lewis Boddington, aerospace engineer
  • 1907 Giovanna of Italy, tsaritsa of Bulgaria (d. 2000)
  • 1908 C. Vann Woodward, American historian (d. 1999)
  • 1909 Gunnar Bjornstrand, actor (Shame, Dreams), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1909 Paul de Vree, Flemish author (Between Doubt & Tears)
  • 1910 William Bradford Huie, American writer and publisher (d. 1986)
  • 1911 Buck O'Neil, American baseball player (d. 2006)
  • 1913 Alexander Scourby, actor (Jesus, Shaggy Dog, Giant), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1913 Lon Nol, Cambodian politician (d. 1985)
  • 1913 Helen Mack, American actress (d. 1986)
  • 1915 Howard Cooke, Jamaica, (1991 Mico Gold Medal Award)
  • 1915 Robert Sutton, electronics engineer
  • 1917 Robert Sterling, Newcastle PA, actor (George Kirby-Adv of Topper)
  • 1918 Janine Andrade, French violinist
  • 1920 Jack Elam, Miami, Arizona, American actor (The Dakotas, East Street, Rio Lobo)
  • 1921 Eddie Calhoun, jazz bassist
  • 1921 Joonas Kokkonen, composer
  • 1921 Yoshiro Irino, composer
  • 1922 Jack Narz, TV gameshow host (Dotto, Video Village), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1922 Madeleine Sherwood, actress (Mother Superior - Flying Nun), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2016)
  • 1922 Oskar Werner, film actor/director (The Shoes of the Fisherman, Das Ekel)
  • 1923 Linda Christian, Tampico, Mexico, actress (Athena, VIPs, Battle Zone)
  • 1923 Arthur Hiller, Canadian director (Love Story), born in Edmonton, Alberta (d. 2016)
  • 1924 Motoo Kimura, Japanese geneticist (d. 1994)
  • 1925 Inez van Dullemen, Dutch author
  • 1926 Max Vernon Mathews, composer
  • 1926 Harry Hughes, 57th Governor of Maryland
  • 1927 Billy Klüver, American scientist (d. 2004)
  • 1928 Steve Bilko, American baseball player (d. 1978)
  • 1929 Steef C Weijers, Dutch MP (CDA)
  • 1929 Fred Phelps, American pastor
  • 1930 Fred Harris, (Sen-D-Okla)
  • 1930 Nico Scheepmaker, Dutch columnist/poet
  • 1931 Anthony Jacobs, English industrialist (BSM)
  • 1931 Joan Lestor, British MP
  • 1931 John A Manke, US test pilot (HL-10)
  • 1931 Andrée Lachapelle, French Canadian actress
  • 1932 Olga Connolly-Fikotova, Czech, US discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1956)
  • 1932 Richard Mulligan, actor (Soap, Empty's Nest, Big Bus), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1933 Adrienne Corri, actress (River, Doctor Zhivago), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2016)
  • 1934 Garry Marshall, TV and film director (Happy Days, Pretty Woman), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1934 Peter Arnett, New Zealand-born American journalist
  • 1935 Thomas Augustine Martin, academic
  • 1935 Tom Atkins, American actor
  • 1935 George Carey, Archbishop of Canterbury
  • 1937 Kamahl, [Kamalesvaran], Australian singer (Elephant Song)
  • 1937 Tabu Ley Rochereau, African musician, born in Bagata, Bandundu, Belgian Congo (d. 2013)
  • 1938 Jean Seberg, American actress (Breathless, Paint Your Wagon), born in Marshaltown Iowa (d. 1979)
  • 1938 Gérald Godin, French Canadian poet and politician (d. 1994)
  • 1939 Karel Brückner, Czech football manager
  • 1939 Idris Muhammad, American jazz drummer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, (d. 2014)
  • 1940 Jack Birkenshaw, cricketer (England off-spinner 1973-74)
  • 1940 Joan Haanappel, figure skater/sports reporter
  • 1940 Justine "Baby" Washington, US singer (Only Those in Love)
  • 1940 Daniel Pilon, Canadian actor
  • 1941 Dack Rambo, Delano California, actor (Guns of Will Sonnett, Dallas)
  • 1941 Mel Stottlemyre, Wash, pitcher (NY Yankee)/pitching coach (NY Met)
  • 1941 Eberhard Diepgen, German politician
  • 1942 Beth Brickell, Camden Arkansas, actress (Gentle Ben)
  • 1943 John Paul Hammond, blues singer (So Many Roads), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943 Robert Jay Sigel, Narberth PA, PGA golfer (1994 GTE West Classic)
  • 1943 André-Gilles Fortin, Canadian politician (d. 1977)
  • 1943 Roberto Boninsegna, Italian footballer
  • 1944 Ken Shuttleworth, cricketpaceman (England on 1970-71 Ashes tour)
  • 1944 Timmy Thomas, US singer/songwriter (Why Can't We Live Together)
  • 1944 Wouter R van Romondt, Dutch/Dutch Antillean cartoonist
  • 1945 John B. Craig, American diplomat
  • 1945 Masahiro Hasemi, Japanese racing driver
  • 1946 Al Luginbill, Pomona California, WLAF head coach (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • 1946 Martin Bresnick, composer
  • 1947 Joe Mantegna, actor (House of Games, Weeds), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1947 Gene Garber, American baseball player
  • 1948 Sheila Frazier, actress (Gloria-Lazarus Syndrome), born in NYC, New York
  • 1949 Roger Steen, rock guitarist/vocalist (Tubes)
  • 1949 Terry Reid, rock guitarist (River, Bang Bang You're Terry Reid)
  • 1949 Yoshimi Ishibashi, Japanese racing driver

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1950 Gilbert Perreault, Canadian NHL center (over 500 goals), born in Victoriaville, Quebec

  • 1951 Beth Anders, field hockey sweeper (Oly-bronze-1984), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania
  • 1951 Bill Gibson, California, rock drummer (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1951 Janet Collins, ballerina, 1st African American dancer with Opera Co (Aida)
  • 1952 Art Malik, Pakistani-born English actor
  • 1953 Andy "the Clobberer" Ranken, English pop drummer (The Pogues)
  • 1953 Larry Miller, comedian (Dream On, Favor, Dream Lover)
  • 1953 Tracy Scoggins, actress (Colbys, Gumshoe Kid), born in Galveston, Texas
  • 1953 Frances Conroy, American actress
  • 1953 Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Mexican politician
  • 1953 Waswo_X._Waswo, American Photographer
  • 1954 Scott McNealy, American CEO of Sun Microsystems
  • 1954 Chris Noth, American actor

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1955 Whoopi Goldberg [Caryn Johnson], American actress, comedian and singer (Color Purple, Burglar), born in NYC, New York

  • 1956 Aldo Nova, rocker (Blood on the Bricks)
  • 1956 Christopher Noth, US actor (Law and Order, The Good Wife), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1956 Ginger Alden, American actress
  • 1957 Ronald Shusett, Hamburg Germany, author (Project Mankind)
  • 1958 Linda Jackson, cyclist (Olympics-96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1959 Anne Manning, Australian walker (Olympics-96)
  • 1959 Rosie Jones, Santa Ana CA, LPGA golfer (1988 USX Golf Classic)
  • 1960 Neil Flynn, American actor
  • 1961 Edwin "Rick" Bakker, Dutch author: Rick's Report, AIDS Diary
  • 1962 Blair Rasmussen, NBA center (Atlanta Hawks)
  • 1962 Gaetano Orlando, hockey forward (Team Italy 1998)
  • 1963 Thilo Timothy Newman, Hamburg Germany, writer (Freejack, Alien)
  • 1963 Vinny Testaverde, NFL quarterback (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, NY Jets), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1964 Ronald Agenor, Rabat Morocco, tennis player (1989 French quarters)
  • 1965 Kevin Gamble, NBA guard (Sacramento Kings)
  • 1965 Rob Natal, catcher (Florida Marlins), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1965 Sheryl Boyle, Renfrew Ontario, kayaker (Olympics-96)
  • 1965 Zeljko Petrovic, soccer player (FC The Bosch/RKC)
  • 1966 Rumeal Robinson, NBA guard (Portland Trail Blazers, Detroit Pistons)
  • 1967 Randi Ingerman, actress (Trade Winds), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1967 Steve Christie, NFL kicker (Buffalo Bills)
  • 1967 Juhi Chawla, Indian actress
  • 1967 Steve Zahn, American actor
  • 1967 Jimmy Kimmel, American TV host and producer (Jimmy Kimmel Live!), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1968 Mark Fitzpatrick, NHL goalie (Florida Panthers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968 Pat Hentgen, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1968 Tami Whitlinger-Jones, Neenah Wisc, tennis star (1995 Futures-Sedona)
  • 1969 Lori Berenson, American criminal
  • 1969 Gerard Butler, Scottish actor
  • 1969 Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Dutch author
  • 1971 Anthony Whiteman, England, 800m/1500m runner
  • 1971 Craig Powell, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns)
  • 1971 John Francis Zingg, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971 Matthew Minagall, cricketer (S Australian lefty wrist-spinner 1991-95)
  • 1971 Noah Hathaway, actor (Troll, Neverending Story)
  • 1971 Ron Rivers, NFL running back (Detroit Lions)
  • 1972 Kimberlee Ann McKay, Belle Fourche SD, Miss America-SD (1996)
  • 1972 Shom-Rock, rocker (Young Nation)
  • 1972 Takuya Kimura, Japanese singer and actor
  • 1973 George Harris, WLAF cornerback (London Monarchs)
  • 1973 Samantha Riley, Brisbane Australia, breastroker (Oly-2 bronze-92, 96)
  • 1973 Ari Hoenig, American jazz drummer
  • 1975 Sarah Pitkowski, Seclin France, tennis star (1995 Futures-Koksijde)
  • 1975 Ivica Dragutinović, Serbian footballer
  • 1975 Quim, Portuguese footballer