Famous Birthdays on 9th November

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  • 1389 Isabella of Valois, queen consort of England (d. 1409)
  • 1414 Albrecht III Achilles, elector of Brandenburg (d. 1486)
  • 1467 Charles of Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen [or Nov 10]
  • 1522 Martin Chemnitz, German theologian (d. 1586)
  • 1541 Menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist
  • 1656 Paul Aler, French jesuit/poet (Gradus ad Parnassum)
  • 1664 Johannes Speth, composer
  • 1697 Claudio Casciolini, composer
  • 1710 Reynier de Klerk, governor-general of Dutch-Indies, baptized
  • 1721 Mark Akenside, English poet and physician (d. 1770)

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1731 Benjamin Banneker, Ellicott Md, African American mathematician/surveyor (Wash DC)

Mathematician, Astronomer and Almanac Author Benjamin Banneker
Mathematician, Astronomer and Almanac Author
Benjamin Banneker
  • 1732 Julie de Lespinasse, French aristocrat, hostess and writer (d. 1776)
  • 1760 Henri-Philippe Gerard, composer
  • 1795 Walter Geikie, Scottish painter
  • 1799 Gustavus, Crown Prince of Sweden (d. 1877)
  • 1801 Gail Borden, Norwich New York, American Manufacturer and Inventor of condensed milk
  • 1802 Elijah P Lovejoy, American newspaper publisher/abolitionist
  • 1809 Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Asst Secy War (Confederacy), (d. 1877)
  • 1810 Thomas Bragg, Atty Gen (Confederacy), (d. 1872)
  • 1810 Bernhard von Langenbeck, German surgeon (d. 1887)
  • 1812 Paul Abadie, French master builder (renovated Notre Dame)
  • 1817 Edward Richard Sprigg Canby, Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 1818 Ivan Turgenev, Russia, novelist/poet/playwright (Fathers & Sons) [NS]
  • 1820 Matthias de Vries, Dutch linguist (spelling)
  • 1821 Jean-Baptiste Theodore Weckerlin, composer
  • 1823 William Henry Forney, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1894)
  • 1825 Ambrose Powell Hill, Lt Gen (Confederate 3rd Army Corp), (d. 1865)
  • 1832 Émile Gaboriau, French writer (d. 1873)
  • 1833 Sally Louisa Tompkins, nurse and philanthropist, only woman commissioned in Confederate army during US Civil War, born in Mathews City, Virginia (D. 1916)
  • 1835 Davorin Jenko, composer
  • 1835 Emile Gaboriau, author (father of French detective novels)
  • 1835 Jean-Theodore Radoux, composer
  • 1837 Alfred Holmes, composer
  • 1837 Gerrit Jan van Heek, textile factory/politician
  • 1840 Joseph-Adolphe Chapleau, French Canadian lawyer (d. 1898)
  • 1841 [Albert] Edward VII, king of England (1901-10)
  • 1850 Lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist
  • 1853 Stanford White, American architect (d. 1906)
  • 1854 Joseph Miroslav Weber, composer
  • 1864 Dmitry Ivanovsky, Russian Botanist who discovered the organisms that came to be known as viruses
  • 1868 Andrea d' Angeli, composer
  • 1868 Emmanuel K de Bom, Flemish author (Wrakken)
  • 1868 Marie Dressler, [Leila M Koerber], Cobourg Ontario, actress (Dinner at 8, Min and Bill)
  • 1871 Florence Sabin, American Scientist who was the first woman to graduate from Johns Hopkins and the first lifetime woman member of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 1872 Bohdan Lepky, Ukrainian writer and poet (d. 1941)
  • 1873 Otfrid Foerster, German neurologist (d. 1941)
  • 1874 Albert Francis Blakeslee, Geneseo New York, American Botanist
  • 1877 Allama Iqbal, Pakistani poet/philosopher
  • 1877 Jesus Castillo, composer
  • 1877 Sergei US Aleksi, patriarch of Russian-orthodox church
  • 1877 Enrico De Nicola, Italian politician (d. 1959)
  • 1879 Milan Šufflay, Croatian politician (d. 1931)
  • 1880 Rudolph Karel, composer
  • 1882 Joe Hardstaff Sr, cricketer ("Hotstuff" in 1907-08 MCC tour of Aust)
  • 1883 Edna May Oliver, [Nutter], Malden MA, actress (Little Women)
  • 1884 Hector Abbas, actor/director (Rosa Lynd Company)
  • 1885 Velimir Khlebnikov, Russian writer (d. 1922)
  • 1885 Hermann Weyl, German mathematician (d. 1955)
  • 1885 Theodor Kaluza, German scientist (d. 1954)
  • 1885 Aureliano Pertile, Italian tenor (d. 1952)
  • 1886 Ed Wynn, [Isaiah Edwin Leopold], comedian (Ed Wynn Show), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1886 S. O. Davies, Welsh politician (d. 1972)
  • 1887 Gertrude Astor, Lakewood OH, actress (Carnival Lady)
  • 1887 Muriel Aked, Bingley England actress (Happiest Days of Your Life)
  • 1888 Jean Monnet, French economist/EG-pioneer/chairman (EGKS)
  • 1889 Snub Pollard, Australian actor (Don't Shove, Arizona Days), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1890 George Regas, Greek actor (d. 1940)
  • 1895 Mae Marsh, Madrid NM, silent film actress (Birth of a Nation)
  • 1897 Ronald G W Norrish, British chemist (Nobel 1967)
  • 1898 Owen Barfield, philosopher of language
  • 1898 Leonard Carmichael, American Psychologist and secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1953-1964), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1901 John Norrie McArthur, malariologist/microscopist
  • 1902 Anthony Asquith, British director (Carrington V C (Court martial))
  • 1903 Gregory Pincus, inventor (birth control pill) [or Apr 9]
  • 1903 Leon-Etienne Duval, archbishop/Cardinal
  • 1903 Edward van der Merwe, South African cricket wicket keeper (2 Tests in 30's), born in Rustenburg, Transvaal (d. 1971)
  • 1904 Viktor Brack, Nazi physician (d. 1948)
  • 1905 Erika Mann, German/US author (Other Germany)/daughter of Thomas Mann
  • 1905 James William Fulbright, (Sen-D-Mo)
  • 1906 Arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer
  • 1907 Burrill Phillips, composer (Play Ball), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1907 Louis Ferdinand of Prussia, prince
  • 1909 Hendrik van Randwijk, Dutch author/founder (Vrij Netherland)
  • 1909 Robert Douglas, [Finlayson], Bletchley England, actor (Adv of Don Juan)
  • 1911 Tabish Dehlvi, Pakistani poet (d. 2004)

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1913 Hedy Lamarr, actress (Ecstacy, Samson & Delilah), born in Vienna, Austria

Actress and Inventor Hedy Lamarr
Actress and Inventor
Hedy Lamarr
  • 1913 Thelma Hulbert, English painter (Le Sacre du Printemps)
  • 1914 Colin Gray, New Zealand fighter ace of the Second World War
  • 1915 Sargent Shriver, MD, Dem VP candidate (1972)/directed Peace Corp
  • 1915 André François, French cartoonist (d. 2005)
  • 1918 Howard Shanet, conductor (Night of the Tropics), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1918 Spiro Theodore Agnew, (R) 39th VP (1968-75), resigns on tax evasion charges
  • 1918 Choi Hong Hi, Founder of Taekwon-Do (d. 2002)
  • 1918 Thomas Ferebee, Enola Gay bombardier over Hiroshima (d. 2000)
  • 1920 Byron de la Beckwith, American assassin, white supremacist (d. 2001)
  • 1921 Ivo Rudolph Jarosy, film scholar/exhibitor
  • 1921 Silvio O Conte, (Rep-R-MA, 1959- )
  • 1921 Viktor Chukarin, USSR, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1952, 56)
  • 1921 Pierrette Alarie, Canadian soprano
  • 1922 Dorothy Dandridge, American actress/singer/dancer (Porgy & Bess), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1922 Raymond Devos, French humorist (d. 2006)
  • 1922 Imre Lakatos, Hungarian philosopher (d. 1974)
  • 1923 Alice [Davis] Coachman, Albany Ga, high jumper (Olympic-gold-1948)
  • 1924 Robert Frank, Swiss Photographer
  • 1925 Sir Alistair Horne, British historian
  • 1926 Dominguín, Spanish bullfighter (d. 1996)
  • 1927 Carel W H Boshoff, South African head (Broederbond/Volkswag)
  • 1928 Anne Sexton, Newton Mass, poet (Live or Die; Pulitzer 1967)
  • 1928 Wim Bosboom, Dutch radio/TV host
  • 1929 Alexandra Nikolayevna Pakhmutova, composer
  • 1929 Severn Darden, actor (Luv, President's Analyst, Saturday the 14th)
  • 1929 Marc Favreau, French Canadian humourist (d. 2005)

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1929 Imre Kertész, writer (Nobel Laureate 2002) and concentration camp survivor, born in Budapest (d. 2016)

Author and Nobel Laureate Imre Kertész
Author and Nobel Laureate
Imre Kertész
  • 1930 Charlie Jones, Ft Smith Ark, sportscaster (Almost Anything Goes)
  • 1931 Tommy Greenhough, cricketer (English leg-spinner in 4 Tests 1959-60)
  • 1931 Whitey Herzog, baseball manager (St Louis Cardinals)
  • 1932 Marian Christy, Ridgefield Ct, author (Invasions of Privacy)
  • 1933 Jim Perry, American and Canadian tv host ($ale of the Century), born in Camden, New Jersey (d. 2015)
  • 1934 Carl Sagan, Bkln, astronomer/author/professor (Cosmos, Broca's Brain)
  • 1934 Ingvar Carlsson, PM of Sweden (1986-91, 94- )
  • 1934 Ronald Harwood, [Horwitz], South African playwright (Dresser)
  • 1935 Bob Gibson, Cardinal pitcher (Cy Young/NL MVP 1968)

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1936 Mary Travers, folk singer (Peter Paul & Mary), born in Louisville, Kentucky

Folk Singer Mary Travers
Folk Singer
Mary Travers
  • 1936 Daniel Robert Graham, American politician
  • 1936 Teddy Infuhr, American former child actor (d. 2007)
  • 1937 Roger McCough, British poet
  • 1937 Clyde Wells, Canadian politician
  • 1938 Ti-Grace Atkinson, American feminist author
  • 1939 Paul Cameron, American psychologist
  • 1940 Sergio Cervetti, composer

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1941 Tom Fogerty, American rocker (Creedence Clearwater Revival), born in Berkeley, California (d. 1990)

Rocker Tom Fogerty
Rocker
Tom Fogerty
  • 1942 Stuart Lipton, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire
  • 1942 Thomas Daniel Weiskopf, Massillon OH, PGA golfer (British Open 1973)
  • 1943 John Shepherd, cricketer (WI all-rounder 1969-71, later in South Africa)
  • 1943 Lee Graziano, rock drummer (American Breed), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1944 Bill Hendon, (Rep-R-NC, 1981-83, 85-87)
  • 1944 Phil May, rocker (Pretty Things)
  • 1945 Roger Lee Jones, WV, child molester (FBI Most Wanted List)
  • 1947 Robert David Hall, American actor
  • 1948 Alan Gratzer, rock drummer (Reo Speedwagon), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1948 Bille August, director (Best Intentions, Twist & Shout)
  • 1948 Sharon Stouder, US, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympic-gold-1964), (d. 2013)
  • 1948 Michel Pagliaro, Quebec singer
  • 1948 Henrik S. Järrel, Swedish politician
  • 1949 Tommy Caldwell, American rocker (Marshall Tucker Band), born in Spartanburg, South Carolina (d. 1980)
  • 1951 Hetty de Boer-Jongkind, founder (Vakvereniging Medical Astrology)
  • 1951 Lou Ferrigno, American body builder/actor (Incredible Hulk), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1951 Bill Mantlo, American comic book writer
  • 1952 Sherrod Brown, American politician (Rep-D-Ohio 1993-2007, Senate 2007-), born in Mansfield, Ohio
  • 1953 Gaétan Hart, Canadian boxer
  • 1954 Dennis Stratton, rock guitarist (Iron Maiden), born in London, England
  • 1954 Sue Upton, English actress and dancer
  • 1955 Bob Nault, French Canadian politician
  • 1955 Karen Dotrice, British actress
  • 1955 Fernando Meirelles, Brazilian film director
  • 1959 Karin Mundinger, LPGA golfer (1985 Singapore Open-2nd), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1959 Thomas Quasthoff, German singer
  • 1959 Tony Slattery, British actor
  • 1959 Nick Hamilton, American wrestling referee
  • 1959 Sito Pons, Spanish motorbike racer
  • 1960 Joëlle Ursull, a Guadeloupean singer
  • 1961 Jill Dando, British television presenter (d. 1999)
  • 1962 Teryl Rothery, Canadian actress (Stargate SG-1), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1963 Anthony Bowie, NBA guard (NY Knicks, Orlando Magic)
  • 1963 Fulvio Fantoni, Italian bridge player
  • 1964 John Joseph Thomas, Arcadia California, actor (Young Dan'l Boone)
  • 1964 Leah Pells, 1.5k runner (Olympics-96), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1964 Robert Duncan McNeill, American actor
  • 1965 Todd Gill, Cardinal, NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • 1965 Bryn Terfel, Welsh baritone
  • 1966 Virgil Robertson, CFL defensive end (BC Lions)
  • 1967 Scott Bianco, Kamloops BC, 90 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics-96)
  • 1967 Ricky Otto, English footballer
  • 1968 David Jones, WLAF tight end (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • 1968 Jeff Brady, NFL linebacker (Minnesota Vikings)
  • 1968 Nazzareno Carusi, Italian pianist
  • 1969 Angel Miranda, Arecieo Puerto Rico, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)
  • 1969 Pepa, rocker (Salt 'n' Pepa-Shake Ya Thang)
  • 1969 Allison Wolfe, American musician (Bratmobile, Cold Cold Hearts, Partyline)
  • 1970 Bill Guerin, Wilbraham MA, NHL right wing (NJ Devils, Oilers)
  • 1970 Chad Ogea, Lake Charles LA, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)
  • 1970 Chantal Brunner, long jumper (Olympics-96), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1970 Melanie Roche, Australian softball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)
  • 1970 Susan Tedeschi, American musician
  • 1970 Scarface, American rapper
  • 1970 Domino (Hip Hop Producer), American Hip Hop Producer
  • 1971 David Robert Duval, PGA golfer (1995 Bob Hope), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1971 Jimmy Hitchcock, NFL cornerback (NE Patriots)
  • 1971 Michael Barber, NFL linebacker (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1971 Steve Rhem, NFL wide receiver (NO Saints)
  • 1971 Melinda Kinnaman, Swedish actress
  • 1972 Laxmi Poruri, Guntur India, tennis star (1994 Futures-College Park)
  • 1972 Mark Fields, NFL linebacker (NO Saints)
  • 1972 Ron Rice, NFL cornerback/safety (Detroit Lions)
  • 1972 Victoria Keil, Miss Universe-Cook Islands (1996)
  • 1972 Eric Dane, American actor
  • 1972 Doug Russell, American radio personality
  • 1973 Fred Lindberg, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)
  • 1973 Zisis Vryzas, Greek footballer
  • 1973 Nick Lachey, American singer