Famous Birthdays on 3rd November

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  • 39 Lucan, Cordova Spain, Latin poet (Bellum Civile)
  • 1470 Edward V, King of England (Apr 9-Jun 25 1483)
  • 1560 Annibale Carracci, Italian painter (d. 1609)
  • 1587 Samuel Scheidt, composer
  • 1604 Osman II, sultan of Turkey (1618-22)
  • 1611 Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill)
  • 1618 Aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)
  • 1619 Willem Kalf, Rotterdam Neth, painter (still lifes)
  • 1621 Renatus Rapinus, [René Rapin], French jesuit/poet (Hortorum libri IV)
  • 1633 Bernardino Ramazzini, Italian physician (d. 1714)
  • 1656 Georg Reuter, composer
  • 1689 Johann Joseph Ignaz Brentner, composer
  • 1718 John Montague, 4th Earl of Sandwich, inventor (sandwich)
  • 1736 Christian Brunings, Dutch hydraulic engineer
  • 1749 Daniel Rutherford, Scottish chemist and physician (d. 1819)
  • 1753 August G Meissner, German author
  • 1753 Friedrich Christoph Gebtewitz, composer
  • 1780 Victor-Charles-Paul Dourlen, composer
  • 1781 Johann Ernst Friedrich Wollank, composer

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1793 Stephen Fuller Austin, Virginia USA, colonized Texas

Founder of Texas Stephen F. Austin
Founder of Texas
Stephen F. Austin
  • 1794 William Cullen Bryant, poet (Thanatopsis)
  • 1798 Mason James Murray, (Confederacy), (d. 1871)
  • 1799 William Sprague III, American politician from Rhode Island (d. 1856)
  • 1801 Karl Baedeker, Germany, published travel books
  • 1801 Vincenzo Bellini, Italian opera composer (La Sonnambula, Norma)
  • 1815 Adrien Louis Victor Boieldieu, composer
  • 1815 John Mitchel, Fenian
  • 1816 Jubal Anderson Early, Lt General (Confederate Army), (d. 1894)
  • 1818 Gustavus Adolphus DeRussy, Brig Gen (Union volunteers), (d. 1891)
  • 1826 Jasper Adalmorn Maltby, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1867)
  • 1830 Esten Cooke, John (Confederate Army), (d. 1886)
  • 1830 Jacob M van Bemmelen, Dutch physicist/chemist
  • 1833 Edward Dorr Tracy, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1863)
  • 1841 Johannes Eugenius Bülow Warming, Mandø, Danish Botanist (plant ecology, environment-organism interactions)
  • 1844 Mehmed V Reshad, sultan of Turkey (1909-18)
  • 1845 Edward Douglass White, 9th Chief Justice of the United States (d. 1921)
  • 1852 Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912)
  • 1854 Jokichi Takamine, Takaoka Toyama, Japanese-American Biochemist who isolated adrenalin (epinephrine), which causes the body to respond to emergencies, the first pure hormone isolated from natural sources
  • 1856 Jim McCormick, Scottish-born American baseball player, born in Glasgow (d. 1918)
  • 1857 Michail V Alekseyev, Imperial Russian general and WW I Chief of Staff (d. 1918)
  • 1861 Johann Peter Kirsch, Luxembourg church historian/archaeologist
  • 1863 Eugene Samuel-Holeman, composer
  • 1867 Siegfried Garibaldi Kallenberg, composer
  • 1870 John Motley Morehead III, American Chemist (commercial production of calcium carbide, important for welding)
  • 1871 Albert Goldthorpe, English rugby league footballer
  • 1872 Paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin)
  • 1872 Wilfred Trotter, Coleford Gloucestershire, English surgeon who was a pioneer in neurosurgery, popularized the concept of herd instinct, and was an authority in cancers of the head and neck
  • 1875 Emils Darzins, composer
  • 1876 Stephen Peter Alencastre, Roman Catholic prelate (d. 1940)
  • 1877 Carlos Ibáñez del Campo, Chilean president. (d. 1960)
  • 1879 Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist
  • 1880 Edmond Barrett, heavyweight wrestler (Olympic-bronze-1908)
  • 1880 Raffaele Casimiro Casimiri, composer
  • 1883 Enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress/wife of Eduard Verkade
  • 1884 Apie [Adrian P] Prince, Dutch author (Me Own Way)
  • 1887 Samuil Marshak, Russian writer, translator and children's poet (d. 1964)
  • 1888 William Charles Denis Browne, composer
  • 1889 Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer
  • 1890 Eustaquio van Lieshout, Dutch priest (d. 1943)
  • 1893 R Lindley Murray, tennis champ (US Open-1918)

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1894 William George Barker, Dauphin Manitoba, Canadian flying ace (Victoria Cross recipient)

First World War Flying Ace William George Barker
First World War Flying Ace
William George Barker
  • 1896 Gustaf Tenggren, Swedish illustrator (d. 1970)
  • 1897 Karel Salmon, composer
  • 1897 Frederick Russell, Bridport Dorset, English Marine Biologist who studied plankton life history and linked their depth in the seas to light availability helping explain long-term changes in the ecosystem
  • 1899 Gleb Wataghin, Ukrainian-Italian physicist (d. 1986)
  • 1900 Roger Blunt, cricketer (NZ all-rounder in 9 Tests 1930-32)
  • 1900 Adolf Dassler, founder of Adidas (d. 1978)

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1901 Andre Malraux, [Berger], novelist/art historian (La Condition Humaine), born in Paris, France

Novelist André Malraux
Novelist
André Malraux
  • 1901 Leopold III, [Filip von Saksen-Coburg], King of the Belgians (from 1934, abdicated 1951), d. 1983
  • 1903 Walker Evans, US, photographer (Fortune Magazine)
  • 1904 Gideon Fagan, composer
  • 1904 Janis Kalnins, composer
  • 1905 Lois Mailou Jones, US painter (Peasants on Parade)
  • 1905 William Donald Campbell, diarist/ornithologist
  • 1907 James Geoffrey Cutcliffe Hepburn, tap-dancer/socialist
  • 1907 Joe Turner, US jazz pianist

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1908 Bronko Nagurski, Rainy River Ontario, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears)

Hall of Fame American Football Player Bronko Nagurski
Hall of Fame American Football Player
Bronko Nagurski
  • 1909 James "Scotty" Barrett Reston, Clydebank Scotld, journalist (NY Times)
  • 1910 Richard Hurndall, British actor (d. 1984)
  • 1911 Vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation)
  • 1912 Alfredo Stroessner, dictator of Paraguay (1954-89)
  • 1914 Hallgrimur Helgason, composer
  • 1918 Bob Feller, Van Meter, Iowa, American baseball pitcher (Cleveland Indian, 3 no-hitters)
  • 1918 Russell B Long, (Sen-D-LA, 1948-86)
  • 1918 Elizabeth P. Hoisington, American Brigadier General (d. 2007)
  • 1918 Dean Riesner, film and television screenwriter (d. 2002)
  • 1919 Bert Freed, actor (Rufe-Shane), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919 Jesús Blasco, Spanish comic book author (d. 1995)
  • 1920 Oodgeroo Noonuccal, Australian writer (d. 1993)

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1921 Charles Bronson, Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania, actor (Magnificent Seven, Death Wish, Dirty Dozen), (d. 2003)

  • 1922 Earl of Lonsdale, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
  • 1923 Tomás Cardinal Ó Fiaich, Northern Irish clergyman (d. 1990)
  • 1925 Dieter Wellershoff, German author (Minotaur)
  • 1926 Valdas Adamkus, President of the Republic of Lithuania
  • 1927 Zbigniew Cybulski, Pniarz Poland, actor (See You Tommorrow)
  • 1928 Osamu Tezuka, Japanese manga artist (d. 1989)
  • 1930 Ken Berry, Moline Ill, actor (F Troop, Mayberry RFD, Mama's Family)
  • 1930 Lois Smith, Topeka Ks, actress (Reckless, Reuben Reuben)
  • 1930 Philip M Crane, (Rep-R-IL, 1969- )
  • 1930 William H Dana, pilot (X-15)
  • 1930 D. James Kennedy, American theologian (d. 2007)
  • 1930 Brian Robinson, British cyclist
  • 1931 Monica Vitti, [Ceciarelli], actress (Tigers in Lipstick), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1931 Yon Hyong-muk, North Korean politician (d. 2005)
  • 1932 Thomas J Manton, (Rep-D-NY, 1985- )
  • 1933 Aneta Corsaut, Jutchinson Ks, actress (Helen Crump-Andy Griffith)
  • 1933 Jeremy Brett, Berkswell England, actor (Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Freddie-My Fair Lady)
  • 1933 Louis W Sullivan, US Sec of Health & Human Services (1989- )
  • 1933 Michael S Dukakis, (Gov-D-Mass, 1988 Pres Candidate)
  • 1933 John Barry, English composer

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1933 Amartya Sen, Santiniketan, Bengal, economist and Nobel Prize laureate (welfare economics and social choice theory)

Economist/Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen
Economist/Nobel Laureate
Amartya Sen
  • 1934 Derek Richardson, cricketer (played one innings for England 1957)
  • 1934 Hans Janmaat, Dutch MP (CD)/(fascist)
  • 1934 Ruma Guha Thakurta, Singer, Actress, Dancer, Founder of Calcutta Youth Choir

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1936 Roy Emerson, Blackbutt Australia, tennis player (Wimbledon-1964, 65, US Open-61)

Tennis Player Roy Emerson
Tennis Player
Roy Emerson
  • 1937 Lynn Woolsey, (Rep-D-California)
  • 1937 Paula Wayne, Hobart Oklahoma, vocalist (Everything's Great)
  • 1938 Pupi Avati, Bologna Italy, director (Festival, Bix, Impiegati)
  • 1938 Martin Dunwoody, British mathematician
  • 1938 Jean Rollin, French director and screenwriter
  • 1939 Terrence McNally, St Petersburg Fla, playwright (Bad Habits)
  • 1940 Dieter Acker, composer
  • 1941 Brian Poole, Essex England, vocalist (Brian Poole & The Tremeloes)
  • 1943 Bert Jansch, Scottish folk musician (Pentangle), born in Glasgow (d. 2011)
  • 1945 Ken Holtzman, American baseball pitcher and manager
  • 1945 Gerd Müller, German footballer
  • 1946 Nick Simper, rocker (Deep Purple)
  • 1946 Tommy Dee, rocker
  • 1946 Tom Savini, American actor
  • 1947 Mazie Hirono, American politician
  • 1948 Lulu, singer/actress (To Sir With Love), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1948 Tom Shales, TV critic (Washington Post)
  • 1948 Helmut Koinigg, Austrian racing driver (d. 1974)

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1949 Larry Holmes, Cuthbert Georgia, heavyweight boxing champ (1978-85)

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • 1949 Michael Evans, Salisbury NC, actor (Lionel-All in the Family)
  • 1949 Roswitha Krause, USSR, 4 X 100m swimmer (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • 1949 Anna Wintour, English-American editor
  • 1949 Mike Evans, American actor (d. 2006)
  • 1950 Joe Queenan, American writer
  • 1950 Massimo Mongai, Italian writer
  • 1950 James Rothman, Haverhill Massachusetts, American Biochemist and Nobel Laureate who discovered how vesicles, sac-like structures that transport hormones and growth factors, reach their destination in cells and know where and when to release their contents
  • 1951 Azmat Rana, cricketer (one Test for Pakistan against Australia 1980)
  • 1951 Ed Murawinski, American cartoonist, New York Daily News
  • 1952 Felix R de Rooy, Curacaos poet/sculptor

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1952 Roseanne, [Barr Arnold], Salt Lake City, comedienne/TV star (Roseanne)

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr
  • 1952 Jim Cummings, American voice actor
  • 1952 David Ho, Taiwanese-American AIDS researcher
  • 1953 Kate Capshaw [Nail], American actress (Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1953 Dennis Miller, comedian/TV host (SNL, Dennis Miller Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1953 Kathy Kinney, actress (Mimi-Drew Carey Show)
  • 1953 Helios Creed, American musician (Chrome)
  • 1953 Larry Herndon, baseball player
  • 1954 Adam Ant, [Stuart Goddard], English punk rocker (If I Strip For You), born in London, England
  • 1954 Godzilla, Japanese monster (Godzilla)
  • 1954 Kevin P Chilton, Lt Col USAF/Astronaut (STS 49, 59, 76), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955 Phil Simms, NFL quarterback (NY Giants, Super Bowl 1986)
  • 1956 Kevin Murphy, American actor and puppeteer
  • 1956 Gary Ross, American film director
  • 1956 Bob Welch, American MLB pitcher (Oakland), born in Seal Beach, CA, (d. 2014)
  • 1957 Dolph Lundgren, Stockholm, Sweden, actor (Rocky IV, The Expendables 2)
  • 1958 Andrew Mapple, US water skier
  • 1958 Sue Daniels, Adelaide Australia, golfer (1983 Victorian Amateur Champ)
  • 1959 Timothy Patrick Murphy, Hartford Conn, actor (Dallas, Glitter)
  • 1959 Hal Hartley, American film director and writer
  • 1960 James Prime, British rock keyboardist (Deacon Blue-Pay Day)
  • 1960 Marcel "Baaf" Stavenuiter, Dutch drummer (Bob Color)
  • 1960 Sharon Monplaisir, fencer-epee (Olympics-96), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960 [Charles] Karch Kiraly, Jackson, Michigan, American volleyball player (Oly-3 g-84, 88, 96)
  • 1961 David AC viscount Linley, son of English princess Margaret/mystic
  • 1961 Kari Michaelsen, actress (Katie-Gimme a Break), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962 Kimberly Evenson, Bremerhaven Germany, playmate (September, 1984)
  • 1962 Kym Hampton, WNBA forward (NY Liberty)
  • 1962 Marilyn, rocker (You Don't Love Me)
  • 1962 Jacqui Smith UK Home Secretary
  • 1963 Howard Ballard, NFL tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1963 Stephen Corkin, judoka (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1963 Ian Wright, English footballer
  • 1963 Shigeaki Hattori, Japanese racing driver
  • 1964 Brian Young, cricketer (NZ Test opening batsman)
  • 1965 John Feskens, Dutch soccer player (Willem II)
  • 1965 Maty Monforth, TV host (Mike & Maty)
  • 1965 Michael Paul Springer, PGA golfer (1994 Greater Milwaukee), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1966 Todd Reynolds, Norwalk Conn, pairs skaters (Olympics-1994)
  • 1966 Tracey Fuchs, Centereach NY, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-88, 96)
  • 1966 Joe Hachem, Lebanese-born Australian poker player
  • 1967 Rob Cowie, NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968 Antonio Pettigrew, Macon Ga, 400m (Olympics-96)
  • 1968 Debbie Rochon, actress (Tromeo & Juliet), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1968 Lee Germon, cricketer (NZ keeper & captain 1995- )
  • 1968 Paul Quantrill, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in London, Ontario
  • 1969 Jim Mckenzie, Gull Lake, NHL left wing (Winnipeg Jets)
  • 1969 Leslie Shepherd, NFL wide receiver (Washington Redskins)
  • 1969 Robert Miles, Swiss record producer, composer and musician in trance and ambient music.
  • 1970 Doug Zmolek, NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1971 Bob Kronenberg, WLAF center (Rhein Fire)
  • 1971 Colbie Bell, 100kg Greco Roman wrestler (Oly-96), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971 Darrin Hancock, NBA guard/forward (Charlotte Hornets)
  • 1971 Joan Kenmore, actress (Wizard of Oz)
  • 1971 Matthew Lawton, Gulfport MS, outfielder (Minnesota Twins)
  • 1971 Tricia Carolyn Nosko, Miss USA-Indiana (1997)