Famous Birthdays on 30th November

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538 St Gregory of Tours, Auvergne, Gaul, chronicler/bishop (Historia Francorum), (d. 594)

Chronicler/Bishop Gregory of Tours
Chronicler/Bishop
Gregory of Tours
  • 1340 John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector
  • 1364 John FitzAlan, 2nd Baron Arundel, English soldier (d. 1390)
  • 1373 Ferdinand I, the Righteous, king of Aragon/Sicily
  • 1427 Kazimierz IV, king of Poland (1447-92)
  • 1466 Andrea Doria, Genoese statesman/admiral
  • 1485 Veronica Gambara, Italian poetess
  • 1498 Andrés de Urdaneta, Spanish Augustinian friar, sail-captain and explorer (d. 1568)
  • 1508 Andrea Palladio, [Andrea di Pietro della Gondola], architect
  • 1554 Philip Sidney, England, poet/statesman/soldier (Arcadia)
  • 1593 Johann Dilliger, composer
  • 1594 John Cosin, English clergyman (d. 1672)
  • 1622 Thomas of Apshoven, Flemish painter, baptized
  • 1625 Jean Domat, French jurist (d. 1696)
  • 1634 Andres de Sola, composer
  • 1637 Louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (d. 1698)
  • 1645 Andreas Werkmeister, composer

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1667 Jonathan Swift, satirist (Gulliver's Travels, A Modest Proposal), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1745)

Author, Poet and Satirist Jonathan Swift
Author, Poet and Satirist
Jonathan Swift
  • 1670 John Toland, Irish philosopher (d. 1722)
  • 1683 Ludwig Andreas Graf Khevenhüller, Austrian field marshal (d. 1744)
  • 1693 Christoph Förster, German composer (d. 1745)
  • 1699 Christian VI, king of Denmark/Norway
  • 1719 Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Princess of Wales (d. 1772)
  • 1722 Theodore Gardelle, Swiss painter and enameler (d. 1761)
  • 1723 William Livingston, revolutionary Governor of New Jersey (d. 1790)
  • 1726 Jacques Aliamet, French etcher/engraver
  • 1753 Johann Baptist Schenk, composer
  • 1756 Ernst Chladni, German physicist (d. 1827)
  • 1764 Franz Xaver Gerl, composer
  • 1768 Jędrzej Śniadecki, Polish writer, physician, chemist and biologist (d. 1838)
  • 1781 Alexander Berry, British adventurer (d. 1873)
  • 1796 Johann Carl Gottfried Loewe, composer
  • 1809 Thomas Molleson Mudie, composer
  • 1810 Oliver Fisher Winchester, rifle maker (Winchester)
  • 1813 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer
  • 1813 Hermann Kurz, German author/poet
  • 1813 Louise-Victorine Ackermann, French poet (d. 1890)
  • 1817 Theodor Mommsen, German historian and scholar (Imperial Lives, Nobel 1902), born in Garding, Duchy of Schleswig (d. 1903)
  • 1821 Gustavus Woodson Smith, Secy War (Confederacy), (d. 1896)
  • 1821 Frederick Temple, 95th Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 1902)
  • 1826 George Washington Deitzler, Brigadier General (Union volunteers)
  • 1827 Constantine P Pobedonostsev, Russian reactionary lawyer/senator
  • 1827 Ernest H Baillon, French botanist (History of Plants)
  • 1828 Jedediah Hotchkiss, Engineer (Confederate Army), (d. 1899)

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1835 Mark Twain [Samuel Clemens], American author (Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn)

Author Mark Twain
Author
Mark Twain
  • 1836 Lord Frederick Cavendish, British politician (d. 1882)
  • 1840 Henry Birks, Canadian businessman (d. 1928)
  • 1843 Jozsef Kiss, Hungarian literary (Zsido Dalok)
  • 1847 August Friedrich Martin Klughardt, composer
  • 1855 Marie WF Treub, Dutch economist/minister of Agriculture/Finance
  • 1857 Robert Abel, cricketer (The Guv'nor Surrey & England batsman)
  • 1858 Jagdish Chandra Bose, Indian physicist (d. 1937)
  • 1859 Sergey Mikhaylovich Lyapunov, composer
  • 1861 French Gailliard, Belgian painter (Zeustempel in Athens)
  • 1861 Ludwig Thuille, composer
  • 1863 Andres Bonifacio, leader of 1896 Philippine revolt against Spain
  • 1863 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer
  • 1869 Gustaf Dalén, Swedish physicist, Nobel laureate (d. 1937)
  • 1870 Cecil Forsyth, composer
  • 1870 Princess Henriette, Duchess of Vendôme and Alençon (d. 1948)

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1872 John McCrae, Guelph Ontario, Canadian physician, soldier and poet (In Flanders Fields)

World War I Soldier & Poet John McCrae
World War I Soldier & Poet
John McCrae

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1874 Winston Churchill, (C) British Prime Minister (1940-45, 1951-55, Nobel 1953)

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

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1874 Lucy Maud Montgomery, Clifton Prince Edward Island, Canadian author (Anne of Green Gables)

  • 1885 Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland)
  • 1889 Edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932)
  • 1890 John Tasker Howard, composer
  • 1890 Oege Bakker, Dutch economist
  • 1895 Johann Nepomuk David, composer
  • 1897 Andreas Nezertis, composer
  • 1897 Quinto Maganini, composer
  • 1898 Roy "Link" Lyman, NFL tackle (Chicago Bears)
  • 1900 Korneel Goossens, Flemish literature/art historian
  • 1903 Germaine Emilie Madame Gres Krebs, haute Couturist
  • 1904 Clyfford Still, US, abstract painter
  • 1904 Philip Burton, Mountain Ash, Glamorganshire, Wales, director/acting teacher and mentor to Richard Burton
  • 1906 Marina, princess of Greece/Denmark/husband of English prince George
  • 1907 Gyorgy Ranki, composer
  • 1907 Jacques Barzun, France, author (The House of Interlect), (d. 2012)
  • 1909 Robert Nighthawk, American musician (d. 1967)
  • 1910 Paul Cerutti, Monaco, trap shooter, disqualified for drugs in 76 oly
  • 1911 Jorge Negrete, Mexican singer and actor (d. 1953)
  • 1912 Constant Stotijn, Dutch oboist (Residence Orchestra)
  • 1912 Gordon Parks, Ft Scott KS, film director/author (Learning Tree)
  • 1913 John K M McCaffery, Moscow Idaho, TV host (One Minute Please)
  • 1915 Angier Biddle Duke, US Ambassador (Spain), born in NYC, New York
  • 1915 Henry Taube, chemist (Nobel 1983)
  • 1915 Walter Brown "Brownie" McGhee, Knoxville Tennessee, American blues singer/guitarist
  • 1916 Michael Gwynn, Bath England, actor (Village of Damned, Question 7)
  • 1918 Efren Zimbalist Jr, actor (77 Sunset Strip, FBI, Scruples), born in NYC, New York (d. 2014)
  • 1919 Anne S Wadman, Frisian literary (Fioele & faem, Smearlappen)
  • 1919 Jan Elburg, [Joannes G], Dutch poet (Through the Night)
  • 1920 Virginia Mayo, St Louis Mo, actress (Out of the Blue, White Heat)
  • 1922 Robert Evett, composer
  • 1924 Allan Sherman, parody singer/songwriter (Hello Muddah, Hello Fardah)
  • 1924 Klaus Huber, composer

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1924 Shirley Chisholm, (Rep-D-NY) 1st African American congresswoman and presidential candidate

Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm
Congresswoman
Shirley Chisholm
  • 1925 Maxwell Street Jimmy Charles Davis Thomas, blues musician
  • 1926 Richard Crenna, LA Cal, actor (Rambo, Summer Rental, Sand Pebbles)
  • 1927 Robert Guillaume, [Williams], St Louis Mo, actor (Benson, Soap)
  • 1928 Chic Hecht, (Sen-R-NV, 1983- )
  • 1928 Joe B. Hall, American basketball coach
  • 1929 Joan Ganz Cooney, Phoenix Az, TV exec (Children's TV Workshop)
  • 1930 G[eorge] Gordon Liddy, head CIA/ate a rat/Watergate felon/radio host
  • 1930 James Felton Boyd, Rocky Mount NC, light HW boxer (Olympic-gold-1956)
  • 1930 William H Dana, Pasadena California, test pilot (X-15)

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1931 Bill Walsh, NFL coach (San Fransisco 49ers), born in Los Angeles, California

American Football Coach Bill Walsh
American Football Coach
Bill Walsh
  • 1931 Gunther Herbig, Usti-nad-Labem Czech, conductor (East Berlin Orch)
  • 1931 Jack Ging, Alva Ok, actor (11th Hour, Ripcord, Tales of Wells Fargo)
  • 1931 Jack Sheldon, Jacksonville Fla, actor (Run Buddy Run, Merv Griffin)
  • 1932 David Lincoln Lightbown, politician
  • 1932 Cho Namchul, South Korean professional Go player (d. 2006)
  • 1933 Linwood C Ivey, NC, (Mayor-Garysburg NC)
  • 1933 Norman Deeley, English footballer (d. 2007)
  • 1936 Abbie Hoffman, aka Free, Yippie/activist/author (Steal this Book)
  • 1936 Michael Jinks, child care pioneer
  • 1937 Jimmy Bowen, rocker
  • 1937 Paul Stookey, Balt, singer (Peter, Paul & Mary-Wedding Song)
  • 1937 Richard Threlkeld, newscaster (ABC-TV)
  • 1937 Ridley Scott, director (Alien, Blade Runner)
  • 1937 Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Writer
  • 1937 Tom Simpson, British cyclist (d. 1967)
  • 1938 Jean Eustache, French filmmaker
  • 1940 Glenn English, (Rep-D-OK, 1975- )
  • 1943 J[ames] J[ay] Barnes, US gospel/singer (Please Let Me In)
  • 1943 Jerry Hunt, composer
  • 1943 Leo Lyons, Standbridge Beds, rock bassist (Ten Years After)
  • 1943 Oscar Harris, Surinames/Dutch singer (Try a Little Love)
  • 1943 Terrence Malick, film director (Badlands, The Tree of Life), born in Ottawa, Illinois
  • 1944 Dian Parkinson, [Dianna Lynn Batts], Camp LeJune NC, Miss USA (1965)
  • 1944 Luther T Ingram, US singer/songwriter (I'll Be Your Shelter)
  • 1944 Rob Grill, rock bassist/vocalist (Grass Roots), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945 Michael Joyce, stage manager
  • 1945 Radu Lupu, Galati Romania, pianist (Enesco 1st prize-1967)
  • 1945 Roger Glover, British hard rock bassist (Episode Six-Deep Purple)
  • 1946 Ken Wadsworth, cricket keeper (NZ dashing batsman)
  • 1946 Marina Abramović, Belgrade Serbia, US based performance artist
  • 1947 David Mamet, playwright/dir (Speed the Plow, House of Games), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1947 Sergio Badilla Castillo, Chilean poet
  • 1949 Arthur Lee Washington Jr, Neptune NJ, murderer (FBI Most Wanted)
  • 1950 Greg Gordon, rock vocalist (Boys Band)
  • 1950 Kathryn Witt, actress (Lenny, Pam-Flying High), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1950 Margaret Whitton, Balt Md, actress (Good & Evil, Major League)
  • 1950 Paul Westphal, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns)
  • 1951 Christian Bernard, mystic
  • 1951 June Chadwick, British actress
  • 1952 Mandy Patinkin, actor/singer (Yentl, Alien Nation), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1952 Keith Giffen, American comic book writer and artist
  • 1953 Mike Espy, (Rep-D-Mississippi)
  • 1953 Shuggie Otis, rocker
  • 1954 George McArdle, rock bassist (Little River Band Melbourne
  • 1954 June Pointer, singer (Pointer Sisters-I'm So excited)
  • 1954 Simonetta Stefanelli, Italian Actress (The Godfather)
  • 1955 Andy Gray, English soccer player
  • 1955 Billy Idol, [William Broad], rocker (White Wedding)
  • 1955 Brad Fabel, Louisville KY, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Gateway Classic)
  • 1955 Kevin Conroy, Westport CT, actor (Tour of Duty, Another World)
  • 1955 Richard Burr, American politician
  • 1955 Gordon Liu, Chinese actor
  • 1957 John Ashton, English guitarist (Psychedelic Furs)
  • 1957 Richard Barbieri, British keyboardist (Porcupine Tree)
  • 1957 Andrew Calhoun, American musician
  • 1957 Joël Champetier, French Canadian author
  • 1957 Colin Mochrie, Scottish-born Canadian comedian
  • 1958 Juliette Bergmann, Dutch bodybuilder
  • 1958 Stacey Q, American singer

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1959 Sylvia Hanika, Munich West Germany, tennis player (Avon-1982)

Tennis Player Sylvia Hanika
Tennis Player
Sylvia Hanika
  • 1959 Lorraine Kelly, British presenter and journalist
  • 1960 Bob Tewksbury, Concord NH, pitcher (San Diego Padres)
  • 1960 Dan Rashovich, CFL linebacker (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • 1960 Danny Briggs, Abilene TX, Nike golfer (1986 Tallahassee Open-6th)
  • 1960 Gary Lineker, English soccer player (World Cup 1986)
  • 1960 Rich Fields, American television personality
  • 1961 Innocent Egbunike, Nigeria, 4x400m runner (Olympic-bronze-1984)
  • 1962 Bo Jackson, baseball/football player (KC Royals, LA Raiders)
  • 1962 Daniel Keys Moran, American writer
  • 1964 David Wood, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1964 Michael Cudlitz, American actor
  • 1965 Ben Stiller, actor (Ben Stiller Show, Next of Kin, Cable Guy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965 Mike Zandofsky, NFL guard (Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1965 Aldair, Brazilian footballer
  • 1965 Lee Klein, American Writer
  • 1965 Prince Akishino of Japan
  • 1966 Phillipe Bozon, hockey forward (Team France 1998)
  • 1966 Ed Kemper, American serial killer
  • 1966 Wil Mara, American author
  • 1966 David Nicholls, English novelist and screenwriter
  • 1967 Gary Jones, NFL safety (NY Jets)
  • 1967 Margaret Platt, New York City NY, golfer (1995 Healthsouth-9th)
  • 1968 Des'ree [Desirée Annette Weeks], English singer (Feel So High, You Gotta Be, Life)
  • 1968 Laurent Jalabert, French cyclist
  • 1969 Carrie Jean Yazel, Huntington Beach California, playmate (May, 1991)
  • 1969 Larry Brown, NFL cornerback (Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders)
  • 1969 Mark Lewis, Hamilton OH, infielder (Detroit Tigers)
  • 1970 Corrina Kennedy, Saskatoon Saskatchawan, kayaker (Olympics-96)
  • 1970 James Brown, tackle (Miami Dolphins)
  • 1970 John DeWitt, WLAF defensive end (Scottish Claymores)
  • 1970 Mario Bailey, WLAF receiver (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1970 Natalie Williams, volleyball outside hitter (Oly-96), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1970 Ricky Powers, WLAF running back (Rhein Fire)
  • 1970 Robert Griffith, NFL strong safety (Minnesota Vikings)