Famous Birthdays on 22nd November

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  • 1428 Richard Neville [16th Earl of Warwick], English nobleman and military commander known as Warwick the Kingmaker (d. 1471)
  • 1458 Jacob Obrecht, Dutch composer (d. 1505)
  • 1511 Erasmus Reinhold, Germany, mathematician (calculated planetary table)
  • 1515 Marie Guise, French wife of king James V of Scotland
  • 1535 John, the Old, earl of Nassau/tribal father Neth royal family
  • 1564 Henry Brooke, 11th Baron Cobham, English conspirator (d. 1610)
  • 1579 Jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, Dutch lawyer/pastor/lyricist
  • 1602 Elisabeth of Bourbon, Queen of Philip IV of Spain (d. 1644)
  • 1606 Pieter II de Jode, Flemish engraver/publisher
  • 1635 Francis Willughby, English biologist (d. 1672)
  • 1643 René R Cavelier sieur de La Salle, French explorer
  • 1690 Francois Collin de Blamont, composer
  • 1698 Pierre de Rigaud, Canadian-born French Governor (d. 1778)
  • 1709 Frantisek Benda, composer
  • 1710 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach (Sinfonias 64)
  • 1721 Joseph Frederick Wallet DesBarres, Swiss-born Canadian statesman (d. 1824)
  • 1722 Hryhorii Skovoroda, Ukrainian poet (d. 1794)

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1744 Abigail Adams, American 2nd first lady (1797-1801) (11/11 O.S.), born in Weymouth Massachusetts (d. 1818)

2nd First Lady of the United States Abigail Adams
2nd First Lady of the United States
Abigail Adams
  • 1767 Andreas Hofer, Tirol nationalist
  • 1771 Paul R Cantzlaar, gov of Saba/St-Eustatius/Curacao/Dutch-West Indies
  • 1780 Conradin Kreutzer, composer
  • 1780 Jose Cecilio del Valle, Honduran Politician (d. 1834)
  • 1805 Benjamin Hugur, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1877)
  • 1808 Thomas Cook, founder (Cook travel bureau)
  • 1814 Serranus Clinton Hastings, American politician (d. 1893)
  • 1818 Samuel Gibbs French, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1910)
  • 1819 George Eliot, [Mary Anne Evans], English author (Middlemarch, Silas Marner), born in Nuneaton, Warwickshire (d. 1880)
  • 1823 Nathan Kimball, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1898)
  • 1832 George Henry Chapman, Bvt Maj Gen (Union volunteers), (d. 1882)
  • 1835 Frank Crawford Armstrong, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • 1838 Jose Augusto da Ferreira Veiga, Viscount d' Arneiro, composer
  • 1842 Anna S Barbiers, actress (Uncle Tom)
  • 1849 Friedrich von Bernhardi, German historian (Germany & the Next War)
  • 1849 Christian Rohlfs, German artist (d. 1938)
  • 1852 Paul H B d'Estornelles de Constant, French diplomat/pacifist
  • 1856 Heber J Grant, Salt Lake City, 7th pres of Mormon church
  • 1857 George Gissing, English author (Thyrza, Crown of Life)
  • 1868 John Nance Garner, (D) 32nd VP (1933-41)

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1869 Andre Gide, Paris, France, writer (Lafcadio's Adventures-Nobel 1947)

Writer André Gide
Writer
André Gide
  • 1870 Howard Brockway, composer
  • 1873 Johnny Tyldesley, cricketer (brother of Ernest, 31 Tests for England)
  • 1873 Leopold CMS Amery, British minister of Colonies (India)
  • 1875 Elizabeth Patterson, Savannah TN, actress (Climax, Tall Story)
  • 1875 Georges Rency, Belgian poet
  • 1877 Joan Gamper, Swiss-born businessman and founder of FC Barcelona (d. 1930)
  • 1884 Syed Sulaiman Nadvi, Pakistani biographer of Muhammad (d. 1953)
  • 1888 Tarzan, of the Apes, according to Edgar Rice Burroughs' novel

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1890 Charles de Gaulle, Lille, France, President of France (1958-69), (d. 1970)

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle
  • 1891 Bengt Axel von Torne, composer
  • 1891 Edward Bernays, PR expert
  • 1891 Erik Lindahl, Swedish economist (Theory of Money & Capital)
  • 1893 M Kaganovitsj Kogan, people's commissioner for Stalin
  • 1893 Harley J. Earl, American automobile designer (d. 1969)
  • 1896 Mario La Broca, composer
  • 1896 Nikolai S Tichonov, Russian writer (against Pasternak) [OS]
  • 1897 Paul Oswald Ahnert, German astronomer (d. 1989)
  • 1898 Wiley Post, Grand Plain Tx, aviator/parachutist (crashed in Alaska)
  • 1899 Hoagy Carmichael, Bloomington Ind, actor/songwriter (Stardust)
  • 1900 Hugo Godron, composer
  • 1900 Tom Macdonald, Welsh journalist and novelist (d. 1980)
  • 1901 Joaquin Rodrigo, Sagunto Spain, composer
  • 1902 Emanuel Feuermann, Kolomea Galicia, cellist (Chicago Symph Orch)
  • 1902 Sir Humphrey Gibbs, Rhodesian politician (d. 1990)
  • 1902 Albert Leduc, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1990)
  • 1903 Herbert Sally Frankel, economist
  • 1904 Roland Winters, actor (Mama, Smothers Brothers), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1905 James Burnham, philosopher (Coming Defeat of Communism)
  • 1906 Howard Petrie, Beverly MA, actor (Border River, Bounty Hunter)
  • 1906 Lee Patrick, actress (Henrietta-Topper, Maltese Falcon), born in NYC, New York
  • 1907 Bernard Naylor, composer
  • 1907 Dick Bartell, baseball player
  • 1907 Dora Maar, Tours France, French painter and photographer and lover of Picasso
  • 1908 Michael Balfour, historian
  • 1909 Theodorus H J Zwartkruis, Bishop of Haarlem Netherlands (1966-83)
  • 1909 Mikhail Mil, Russian aviation designer (d. 1970)
  • 1912 Doris Duke, multi-millionaire (American Tobacco heiress), born in NYC, New York
  • 1912 Eric Stuart Woord, archaeologist
  • 1913 Benjamin Britten, Lowestoft Suffolk England, composer (Beggar's Opera)
  • 1913 Cecilia Muñoz-Palma, first female Philippine Supreme Court Justice (d. 2006)
  • 1914 Peter Woolridge Townsend, war hero courtier writer
  • 1917 Jean-Etienne Marie, composer
  • 1917 Bridget Bate Tichenor (born Bridget Pamela Arkwright Bate), Paris France, Mexican surrealist painter
  • 1918 Claiborne Pell, (Sen-D-RI, 1961- )
  • 1919 Wilfred Norman Aldridge, biochemist/toxicologist
  • 1920 Anne Crawford, British film actor (d. 1956)

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1921 Rodney Dangerfield, [John Cohen], Babylon NY, comedian (Caddyshack)

Comedian and Actor Rodney Dangerfield
Comedian and Actor
Rodney Dangerfield
  • 1921 Brian Cleeve, Irish broadcaster (d. 2003)
  • 1922 Fikret Dzhamil Amirov, Kirovabad Russia, Azerbaijani composer (Shur)
  • 1923 Arthur Hiller, director (Love Story)
  • 1923 Dika Newlin, composer
  • 1924 Axel Borup-Jorgensen, composer
  • 1924 Geraldine Page, Kirksville Mo (Interiors, Trip to Bountiful)
  • 1925 Gunther Schuller, hornist/ jazz composer (Visitation), born in NYC, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1926 Lew Burdette, baseball player
  • 1926 Zulfiqar Ahmed, Pakistani cricket pace bowler (9 Tests 1952-56)
  • 1927 Grady "Fats" Jackson, tenor sax player
  • 1928 Juno Stover-Irwin, US, diver (Olympic-silver-1956)
  • 1928 Pat Smythe, England, equestrian jumper (Olympic-bronze-1956)
  • 1928 Timothy Beaumont, Baron Beaumont of Whitley (d. 2008)
  • 1929 Aleksandar Popović, Serbian dramatist (d. 1996)
  • 1930 John Paul Schiffer
  • 1930 Owen Kay Garriott, Enid Oklahoma, astronaut (Skylab 3, STS 9)
  • 1930 Peter Hall, British stage/film/opera director (Pedestrian)
  • 1932 Robert Vaughn, actor (Napolean Solo-Man from UNCLE, I Spy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1932 Keith Wickenden, British politician (d. 1983)
  • 1935 Ludmila Belousova Protopopov, USSR, pairs skater (Oly-gold-1964, 68)
  • 1935 Michael Callan, [Calinieff], Phila, actor (Peter-Occasional Wife)
  • 1936 Hans Zender, composer
  • 1936 Joachim Bißmeier, German actor
  • 1937 Zenon Jankowski, Poland cosmonaut (Soyuz 30 backup)
  • 1938 Henry C. Lee, Chinese-born American criminologist
  • 1939 Allen Garfield, Newark NJ, actor (Candidate, Beverly Hills Cop II)
  • 1939 Tom West, American astrophysicist
  • 1939 Mulayam Singh Yadav, Indian politician (Samajwadi Party), born in Etawah district, Uttar Pradesh
  • 1940 Terry Gilliam, Minneapolis, comedy author-animator (Monty Python)
  • 1941 Jacques LaPerriere, NHL defensive Hall of Famer
  • 1941 Ron McClure, rocker (Blood, Sweat & Tears)
  • 1941 Tom Conti, Paisley Scotland, actor (Reuben Reuben, American Dreamer)
  • 1941 Jesse Colin Young, American musician
  • 1942 Guion Bluford, Col USAF, NASA astronaut (STS 8, 61A, 39, 53) 1st African American in space, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1942 Steve Caldwell, rocker (Orleans)

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1943 Billie Jean King, American tennis pro (Wimbledon 1968, 72, 73, 75), born in Long Beach, California

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King
  • 1943 Floyd Sneed, Calgary, rock drummer (Three Dog Night-Joy to the World)
  • 1943 George W [Buddy] Darden, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )
  • 1943 Mushtaq Mohammad, cricketer (Pakistan leg-spin all-rounder 1959-79)
  • 1943 Peter Adair, American filmmaker
  • 1943 Yvan Cournoyer, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1944 Robert Iliffe, English publisher (Coventry Evening Telegraph)
  • 1946 Aston Barrett, Jamaican reggae bassist (I Shot the Sheriff)
  • 1946 Hans Kombrink, sociologist/Dutch undersecretary of Finance (PvdA)
  • 1947 Alfredo Cristiani, president of El Salvador (1989-94)
  • 1947 Rod Price, rocker (Foghat)
  • 1947 Valerie Wilson Wesley, American author
  • 1948 Radomir Antić, Serbian football manager
  • 1949 Richard Carmona, Surgeon General of the United States
  • 1949 David Pietrusza, American baseball historian
  • 1950 Greg Luzinski, baseball player (Phillies, White Sox)
  • 1950 Little Steven, [Van Zandt], Asbury Park NJ, rocker (Born to Run)
  • 1950 Lyman Bostock, baseball player
  • 1950 [Ma]Tina Weymouth, Coronado CA, rock bassist (Talking Heads-& She Was)
  • 1950 Art Sullivan, Belgian singer
  • 1951 Kent Nagano, Berkeley California, Conductor
  • 1951 Kent Nagano, American conductor
  • 1953 Wayne Larkins, cricketer (England opening batsman of 80's)
  • 1953 Urmas Alender, Estonian singer (d. 1994)
  • 1953 Billy M. Sprague, American rocket scientist
  • 1955 James Edwards, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1955 Sue Novara-Reber, Flint Mich, cyclist (1975 World sprint champ)
  • 1955 Wayne Tolleson, baseball player
  • 1956 Lawrence Gowan, Canadian singer (Styx)
  • 1956 Richard Kind, American actor
  • 1957 Sharon Bailey, rocker (Amazulu-Excitable)

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1958 Jamie Lee Curtis, actress (Anything But Love, Halloween), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1958 Lee Guetterman, Chattanooga TN, pitcher (NY Yankees, Seattle Mariners)
  • 1959 Frank McAvennie, Scottish footballer
  • 1959 Fabio Parra, Colombian cyclist
  • 1960 Eg White, rocker (Brother Beyond-Can You Keep a Secret)
  • 1960 Tommy Masters, Framingham MA, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Carolina-50th)
  • 1960 Léos Carax, French film director
  • 1961 Joel Ashley Edwards, PGA golfer (1992 BC Open-2nd), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1961 Mariel Hemingway, Ketchum Id, actress (Personal Best, Civil Wars)
  • 1961 Randal L. Schwartz, American computer programmer
  • 1961 Stephen Hough, British concert pianist
  • 1962 Cleo Fields, (Rep-D-Louisiana)
  • 1962 Steve DeOssie, NFL inside linebacker (NE Patriots)
  • 1962 Victor Pelevin, Russian writer
  • 1963 Corinne Russell, comedienne (Benny Hill Show), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1963 Helen Reale, WPVA volleyballer (Manhattan Beach-7th-1994), born in NYC, New York
  • 1963 Hugh Millen, NFL quarterback (Denver Broncos)
  • 1964 Akram Raza, cricketer (Pakistani off-spin all-rounder)
  • 1964 Benoit Benjamin, NBA center (Milwaukee Bucks)
  • 1964 David Tate, NFL defensive back (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1964 Gene Atkins, NFL safety (Miami Dolphins)
  • 1964 Maggie Will, Whiteville NC, LPGA golfer (1992 Sara Lee Classic)
  • 1964 Pierre Vercheval, CFL guard (Toronto Argonauts)
  • 1964 Stephen Geoffreys, Cincinnati Oh, actor (Faternity Vacation)
  • 1964 Robbie Slater, Australian former footballer
  • 1965 Eric Allen, NFL cornerback (NO Saints)
  • 1965 Mike Benjamin, Euclid Ohio, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • 1965 R Duncan Douglas, biathelete (Olympics-1994), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965 Mads Mikkelsen, Danish actor
  • 1965 Peter Safran, British-born American film producer and talent agent
  • 1966 Brian Robbins, American actor (Eric-Head of the Class), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966 Nicholas Rowe, actor (Young Sherlock Holmes), born in London, England

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1967 Boris Becker, Leimen Germany, tennis player (Wimbledon 1985, 86, 89)

Tennis Legend Boris Becker
Tennis Legend
Boris Becker
  • 1967 Donald Hollas, quarterback (Oakland Raiders)
  • 1967 Mark Ruffalo, American actor
  • 1968 Daedra Charles, WNBA forward/center (LA Sparks)
  • 1968 Darryl Hardy, NFL linebacker (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1968 Irina Privalova, Russia, 100m/200m/400m runner
  • 1968 Jonathan Moss, Tenafly NJ, rower (Olympics-1996)
  • 1968 Rasmus Lerdorf, Greenlandic computer programmer
  • 1969 Byron Houston, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
  • 1969 John Parrella, NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers)
  • 1969 Katrin Krabbe, Neubrandenburg German DR, 100m/200m (World Champ 1991)
  • 1969 Marjane Satrapi, Iranian graphic novelist
  • 1970 Alison Korn, rower (Olympics-96), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1970 Marvan Atapattu, Sri Lankan cricketeer
  • 1970 Stel Pavlou, British novelist
  • 1971 Lloyd Kammeron, soccer player (Feyenoord, Go Ahead Eagles)