Famous Birthdays on 14th November

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  • 1511 Janus Secundus, neo latin poet (Basia)
  • 1567 Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange (d. 1625)
  • 1601 Jean Eudes, French missionary (d. 1680)
  • 1650 Willem III Henry, [Dutch William], king of England (1689-1702)
  • 1663 Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer
  • 1679 Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius
  • 1719 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer
  • 1740 Johann van Beethoven, Ludwig van Beethoven's father and first teacher (d. 1792)
  • 1746 Giulio Gabrielli the Younger, Italian Cardinal

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1765 Robert Fulton, Little Britain, Pen., inventor and engineer (1st commercial steamboat), (d. 1815)

Commercial Steamboat Inventor Robert Fulton
Commercial Steamboat Inventor
Robert Fulton

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1771 Marie François Xavier bichat, Paris, anatomist and physiologist (tissue theory), (d. 1802)

Anatomist and Physiologist Marie Francois Xavier Bichat
Anatomist and Physiologist
Marie Francois Xavier Bichat
  • 1774 Gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, composer
  • 1776 Henri Dutrochet, discovered & named process of osmosis
  • 1778 Johann Nepomuk Hummel, composer
  • 1779 Adam Gottlob Oehlenschläger, Danish poet (d. 1850)
  • 1796 Carlo Conti, composer

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1797 Charles Lyell, Scotland, geologist (Principles of Geology)

Geologist Charles Lyell
Geologist
Charles Lyell
  • 1800 Heinrich Ludwig Egmont Dorn, composer
  • 1802 August F Pott, German philologist (Etymology Forschungen)
  • 1803 Jacob Abbott, American writer (d. 1879)
  • 1805 Fanny Cacilia Mendelssohn Hensel, composer
  • 1812 Maria Christina of Savoy, queen of the Two Sicilies (d. 1836)
  • 1814 Michael Kelly Lawler, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), dies in 1882
  • 1816 John Curwen, composer
  • 1822 William Harrow, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1872)
  • 1823 Robert J Fruin, historian (80 year war)
  • 1825 August Reissmann, composer
  • 1827 Isaac Wistar, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1905)
  • 1828 James Birdseye MacPherson, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), (d. 1864)
  • 1829 Giulio Roberti, composer
  • 1833 Antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian/chess player
  • 1838 August Senoa, Croatian author (Zlatarevo zlato)

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1840 Claude Monet, Paris, impressionist (Water Lilies), (d. 1926)

Impressionist Painter Claude Monet
Impressionist Painter
Claude Monet
  • 1842 Walter Williams, claimed to be last survivor of Civil War (d 1959)
  • 1845 Allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket)
  • 1845 Johann Ernst Perabo, composer
  • 1861 Frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U)
  • 1863 Leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite)
  • 1875 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater
  • 1875 Gregorio del Pilar, Filipino general (d. 1899)
  • 1877 René de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn)
  • 1878 Leopold Staff, Polish poet (d. 1957)
  • 1878 Julie Manet, French painter, daughter of Berthe Morisot (d. 1966)
  • 1879 Geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
  • 1880 Eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm)
  • 1883 Nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52)
  • 1885 Sonia Delaunay, Russian born French artist
  • 1887 Bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
  • 1887 Louis A van Gasteren, Dutch actor/director (Willem van Oranje)
  • 1889 Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64)

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1891 Frederick Banting, Canadian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (d. 1941)

  • 1892 James Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912)
  • 1893 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi)
  • 1893 Evert S J Kruythoff, Ned Antillean author (conservation flora)
  • 1893 Piet Moeskops, Dutch world champ cyclist (1921-24, 26)
  • 1894 Harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist
  • 1894 Seena Owen, Spokane WA, silent screen actress (Queen Kelly)
  • 1895 Walter Freeman, American physician (d. 1972)
  • 1895 Louise Huff, American actress (d. 1973)
  • 1896 Mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61)
  • 1897 John Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
  • 1898 Benjamin Fondane, Romanian-French writer and filmmaker (d. 1944)
  • 1900 Clara Fasano, sculptor

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1900 Aaron Copland, American composer (Billy the Kid, Appalachian Spring) (d. 1990), born in Brooklyn, New York

Composer Aaron Copland
Composer
Aaron Copland
  • 1901 Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)
  • 1904 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer
  • 1904 Dick Powell, Mt View Ark, actor (Cry Danger, Dick Powell Theater)
  • 1904 Harold Larwood, cricketer (England bodyline bowler)
  • 1904 Marya Mannes, author (The Reporter), born in NYC, New York
  • 1905 L H Ruitenberg, vicar/editor in chief (Reformed of Netherlands)
  • 1905 Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian author
  • 1905 John Henry Barbee, American guitarist and singer (d. 1964)
  • 1906 Louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box)
  • 1907 Astrid Lindgren, Swedish children book author (Pipi Longstocking)
  • 1907 Howard William Hunter, Mormon Church Leader
  • 1907 Pedro Arrupe, Spanish priest/Jesuit
  • 1908 Harrison E Salisbury, journalist/author (50th Anniv of Soviet Union)

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1909 Joseph McCarthy, US Senator, (Rep - Wisconsin) claimed anti-communists had infiltrated US govt.

US Senator Joseph McCarthy
US Senator
Joseph McCarthy
  • 1910 Eric Lawson Malpass, writer
  • 1910 Norman MacCaig, poet
  • 1910 Rosemary DeCamp, Prescott Az, actress (Love That Bob, That Girl)
  • 1912 Barbara Hutton, heiress (Woolworth)
  • 1914 Eric John Crozier, producer/librettist
  • 1914 Florentine Rost van Tonningen-Heubel, Dutch black widow/Nazi
  • 1914 Ken Carson, Coalgate Oklahoma, singer (Garry Moore Show)
  • 1915 Edward Digby Baltzell, Ivy League sociologist
  • 1916 Sherwood Schwartz, Passaic NJ, TV creator (Brady Bunch, Gilligan Is)
  • 1919 Lisa Otto, German soprano
  • 1920 Johnny Desmond, singer (Your Hit Parade), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1921 Brian Keith, Bayonne NJ, actor (Bill-Family Affair, Loneliest Runner)
  • 1922 Veronica Lake, [Constance Ockleman], actress (I Married a Witch) (d. 1973)
  • 1922 Boutros Boutros Ghali, Egyptian secretary-general of UN (1992- )
  • 1922 Marina Candael, Flemish dancer/choreography (Rhapsody in Blue)
  • 1923 Margaret Courtenay, actress (Royal Flash, Duet for One)
  • 1924 Arthur Frank "Peter" Shore, egyptologist
  • 1924 Billy Jim Layton, composer
  • 1924 Kenneth J Gray, (Rep-D-IL, 1955-75, 85- )
  • 1924 Leonid B Kogan, Dnepropetrovsk Russia, violinist (Lenin Prize-1952)
  • 1924 Phyllis Avery, actress (Alice-George Gobel Show, Ruth-Mr Novak), born in NYC, New York
  • 1927 Narciso Yepes, Lorca Spain, guitarist (Orquesta Nacionale 1947)
  • 1927 McLean Stevenson, American actor (d. 1996)
  • 1928 Kathleen Hughes, Hollywood California, actress (It Came From Outer Space)
  • 1928 Leonie Rysanek, dramatic soprano (Vienna Munich State Opera 1952-54)
  • 1929 Horst Janssen, graphic Artist
  • 1929 McLean Stevenson, Normal Ill, actor (M*A*S*H, Hello Larry)
  • 1930 Alan Moss, cricket pace bowler (England during 50's)
  • 1930 Edward H White II, Lt Col USAF/astronaut (Gemini 4), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1930 Ornelio Martina, Antillian author/governor of Curacao
  • 1930 Shirley Crabtree, professional wrestler (d. 1997)
  • 1930 Charles De Sorgher, Belgian bobsledder
  • 1930 Monique Mercure, French Canadian actress
  • 1930 Michael Robbins, British actor (d. 1992)
  • 1930 Dame Elisabeth Frink, Thurlow, Suffolk, English sculptor and printmaker
  • 1931 Claudia Jane Archibald, parapsychologist
  • 1932 Henk Mochel, Dutch TV host (Rondom tien)
  • 1932 Ramon Zupko, composer
  • 1933 Fred W Haise Jr, Biloxi Miss, astronaut (Apollo 13 STS T-1, T-3, T-5)
  • 1934 Ellis Marsalis, jazz musician
  • 1934 Roman A Gulyayev, cosmonaut
  • 1934 Kurt Hamrin, Swedish soccer player
  • 1935 Don Stewart, actor (Guiding Light)
  • 1935 Donald Edwin White, advertising copywriter/opera administrator
  • 1935 Gennadi Aleksandrovich Dolgopolov, cosmonaut
  • 1935 Hussein ibn Talal I, king of Jordan (1953- )
  • 1935 Jakusho Kwong, Santa Rosa California, head of Sonoma Mountain Zen Center
  • 1936 Cornell Gunther, musician (Coasters-Poison Ivy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1939 Wendy (Walter) Carlos, Pawtucket RI, composer (Switched on Bach)
  • 1940 Freddie Garrity, rocker (Freddie & the Dreamers-I'm Telling You Now)
  • 1941 Hermanus J Kriel, South African minister of Planning (1989- )
  • 1942 John Du Preez, cricketer (S Afr leg-spin all-rounder v Aust 1966-67)
  • 1943 Peter Norton, American software engineer
  • 1944 Aditya Biria, industrialist
  • 1944 Scherrie Payne, US singer (Supremes-Incredible)
  • 1945 Paul Hirsch, American film editor
  • 1945 Stella Obasanjo, Nigerian First Lady (d. 2005)
  • 1947 P J O'Rourke, writer (Easy Money)
  • 1947 Syanley "Buckwheat" Dural Jr, US accordionist (On Track)

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1948 Prince Charles [Charles Philip Arthur George], Prince of Wales/Duke of Cornwall, born in London

His Royal Highness Prince Charles
His Royal Highness
Prince Charles
  • 1948 Jacob Kohnstamm, Dutch undersecretary of the Interior (D66, 1994-)
  • 1948 James Young, rock guitarist (Styx), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1948 Robert Ginty, American actor (Paper Chase, White Fire), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1949 Terry Lee Johnson, Alabama, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
  • 1949 Phil Baron, American voice actor (Piglet), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1951 Barry Brandt, rock drummer (Angel), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1951 Sandahl Bergman, KC Missouri, actress (Conan, All that Jazz)
  • 1951 Stephen Bishop, rocker vocalist
  • 1951 Alec John Such, US pop bassist (Bon Jovi-Wanted Dead or Alive)
  • 1951 Zhang Yimou, Chinese film director
  • 1952 Ray Sharkey, actor (Wise Guys, Wired, Caged Fear), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1953 Dominique de Villepin, Prime Minister of France
  • 1954 Bernard Hinault, French cyclist (Tour de France)
  • 1954 Yanni, new age musician (Live at the Acropolis, Sand Dance)
  • 1954 Condoleezza Rice, 1st female African-American U.S. Secretary of State (2005-09), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1955 Jack Sikma, NBA center (Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks), born in Kankalee, Illinois
  • 1955 Willie Hernandez, pitcher (Cy Young Award)
  • 1956 Kenneth D Bowersox, Portsmouth Va, USN/astro (STS 50, 61, 73, 82)
  • 1957 Frank Affolter, pianist/writer/composer (If Nobody Does)
  • 1957 Michael J Fitzgerald, American writer
  • 1958 Lynda Lehmann, Karoonda Australia, canoeist (Olympics-96)
  • 1959 Paul McGann, English actor (Dr Who), born in Liverpool, Lancashire
  • 1959 Annie Schilder, Dutch singer (BZN)
  • 1959 Bryan Stevenson, American social justice activist and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, born in Milton, Delaware
  • 1960 Tom Judson, American actor and composer
  • 1961 D B Sweeney, actor (Cutting Edge, Fire in the Sky, Day in October)
  • 1961 Gordon Jennison Noice, American actor
  • 1962 Laura San Giacoma, Danville NJ, actress (Pretty Woman, Vital Signs)
  • 1962 Morgan Reeser, Fort Lauderdale Fla, 470 yachter (Olymp-8th-1992, 96)
  • 1962 Harland Williams, Canadian-born actor
  • 1963 Mike Prior, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • 1964 Andrew, rocker (The Pasadenas-Riding on a Train)
  • 1964 Joseph "Run" Simmons, New York, American rapper (Run DMC)
  • 1964 Silken Laumann, Canadian rower (Oly-bronze, silver-92, 96), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1964 Bill Hemmer, American television news reporter
  • 1964 Patrick Warburton, American actor
  • 1964 Rev Run, American rapper
  • 1966 Carl Coulter, CFL corner (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • 1966 Curt Schilling, Anchorage AK, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • 1966 Eric Hill, NFL middle linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1966 Rod Harris, CFL slot back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • 1966 Petra Roßner, German cyclist
  • 1967 Letitia Dean, actress (Sharon Watts-EastEnders)
  • 1967 Matthew King, Brisbane QLD, Australian golfer
  • 1967 Nina Gordon, American singer
  • 1968 Bob Christian, NFL running back (Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1968 Claudia Porwik, Coburg Ger, tennis star (1995 Futures-Valladolid)
  • 1968 Kent Bottenfield, Portland Oregon, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)
  • 1968 Lionel Simmons, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
  • 1968 Serge Postigo, Canadian actor
  • 1969 Butch Walker, Rome Ga, heavy metal guitarist (Southgang-Tainted Angel)
  • 1969 David Webb, WLAF defensive end (Scottish Claymores)
  • 1969 Mark Henderson, US, 4X100m butterfly (Olympics-gold-96)
  • 1969 Sue Stewart, basketball guard (Olympics-96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970 Dana Stubblefield, NFL defensive tackle (SF 49ers)
  • 1970 Darrien Gordon, NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers, Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • 1970 David Wesley, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets, Boston Celtics)
  • 1970 Derrick Hoskins, NFL safety (Oakland Raiders)
  • 1970 Dexter Nottage, NFL defensive end (Wash Redskins, KC Chiefs)
  • 1971 Adam Gilchrist, cricket wicket-keeper (hard-hit Australian ODI 1996)
  • 1971 Marco Leonardi, Italian-Australian actor
  • 1972 Aaron Taylor, NFL guard (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)