Famous Birthdays on 6th September

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  • 1577 Pietro Tacca, Italian sculptor/architect (Aanbidding of the Point)
  • 1620 Isabella Leonarda, composer
  • 1627 Pierre Verdier, composer
  • 1633 Sebastian Knupfer, composer
  • 1644 Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, composer
  • 1648 Johann Schelle, composer
  • 1656 Guillaume Dubois, French cardinal and statesman (d. 1723)
  • 1697 Willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant
  • 1702 Heinrich Nikolaus Gerber, composer
  • 1711 Henry Muhlenberg, German-born founder of the U.S. Lutheran Church (d. 1787)
  • 1729 Mozes Mendelssohn, German englightened philosopher (Haksalah)
  • 1732 Johan Wilcke, Swedish physicist (d. 1796)
  • 1757 Marquis de Lafayette, American patriot, French revolutionary
  • 1762 Theodorus F van Capellen, vice-admiral
  • 1766 John Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter
  • 1781 Anton Diabelli, Austria publisher/composer
  • 1788 F Wilhelm von Schadow, German painter (Modern Vasari)
  • 1795 Frances Wright, English writer and lecturer (d. 1852)
  • 1797 Wililam "Extra Billy" Smith, Confederacy (Confederate Army)
  • 1802 Alcide d'Orbigny, French naturalist (d. 1857)
  • 1805 Horatio Greenough, US, neo-classical sculptor/writer (Form & Function)
  • 1808 Abd al-Qadir, Algerian political and military leader (d. 1883)
  • 1811 James Melville Gilliss, founder (Naval Observatory in Washington)
  • 1811 Johanna D Courtmans-Berchmans, Flemish author (Rozeken Pot)
  • 1814 George Cartier, (C) Canadian co-PM (1858-62)
  • 1815 John Richardson Liddell, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • 1815 Karol Katski, composer
  • 1816 Francis Stebbins Bartow, Col (Confederate Army), (d. 1861)
  • 1817 Alexander Tilloch Galt, a Canadian founding father
  • 1819 Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer
  • 1819 Nicolae Filimon, Romania, writer/critic (Ciocoii Vechi Si Noi)
  • 1819 William Starke Rosecrans, Mjr General (Union volunteers)
  • 1827 John Morrison Oliver, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 1829 Marie Zakrzewska, Polish physician (d. 1902)
  • 1838 Samuel Arnold, Lincoln conspirator (d. 1906)
  • 1850 Louis F H "Louis" Apol, painter/etcher/literary
  • 1855 Ferdinand B Hummel, composer
  • 1857 Zelia Nuttall, American archeologist and historian (d. 1933)

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1860 Jane Addams, Cedarville, Illinois, pacifist/social worker/feminist (Nobel 1931), (d. 1935)

Social Worker and Nobel Laureate Jane Addams
Social Worker and Nobel Laureate
Jane Addams
  • 1863 Rodolfo Lenz, German/Chilian linguist (El Papiamento)
  • 1868 Heinrich Häberlin, Swiss Federal Councilor (d. 1947)
  • 1869 Felix Salten, [Siegmund Salzmann], Austria journalist (Bambi)
  • 1869 Walford Davies, composer
  • 1876 John J R Macleod, Scottish/Canadian physiologist (Nobel 1923)
  • 1876 Willem A Bonger, Dutch sociologist/criminologist (Race & Crime)
  • 1877 Petar Stojanovic, composer
  • 1877 Buddy Bolden, American musician (d. 1930)
  • 1879 Neal Rev Dodd, Iowa, actor (You Belong to Me)
  • 1879 Max Schreck, German actor (Count Orlok-Nosferatu), born in Berlin (d. 1936)
  • 1880 Jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch night club performer (French governess)
  • 1881 Charlie Dell, actor (Pickle in the Middle), born in NYC, New York
  • 1881 Leo Carrillo, actor (Pancho-Cisco Kid), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1882 John Powell, composer
  • 1884 Emerson Whithorne, composer
  • 1885 Franz T Csokor, Austrian author (Writings on the Wall)
  • 1885 Otto Kruger, actor (Lux Video Theater, High Noon), born in Toledo, Ohio

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1888 Joseph P Kennedy, diplomat, father of JFK, RFK & Teddy, born in Boston, Massachusetts

Patriarch of the Kennedy family Joseph P. Kennedy
Patriarch of the Kennedy family
Joseph P. Kennedy
  • 1890 Clara Kimball Young, Illinois, actress (Return of Chandu)
  • 1890 Manfred Gurlitt, composer
  • 1892 Edward V Appleton, English physicist (Appleton-layer)
  • 1893 Irving Bacon, actor (Branded Men, Fort Ti), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • 1893 Claire Chennault, American pilot (d. 1958)
  • 1896 Frutuoso de Lima Viana, composer
  • 1896 Mario Praz, Italian literary critic and scholar (La carne, la morte, e il diavolo)
  • 1896 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer
  • 1899 Billy Rose, theatrical producer (Diamond Horse Show)
  • 1900 Julien Green, US/French writer (Frere Francois)
  • 1900 W.A.C. Bennett, Canadian politician (d. 1979)
  • 1901 John Erik Jonsson, businessman/Mayor of Dallas
  • 1902 Morgan Beatty, Little Rock Ark, news anchor (Du Mont Evening News)
  • 1904 Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross)
  • 1904 Lyubomir Pipkov, composer
  • 1904 Maxie Rosenbloom, light heavyweight boxing champ (1930-34), born in NYC, New York
  • 1906 Alexander Bodon, Hungarian/Dutch architect (RAI building)
  • 1906 John Meulenhoff, Dutch publisher
  • 1906 Raymond Keane, actor (Midnight Sun, Love Eagle), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1907 Elizabeth Morna MacTaggart Ferrars, crime writer
  • 1907 John A Kelly, US marathon runner (Berlin 1936, Boston 1935..1991)
  • 1908 Anthony Wagner, genealogist
  • 1908 Paul Lavalle, Beacon NY, bandleader (Cities Service Band of America)
  • 1909 John Ridgely, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1910 Frank Fidler, artist
  • 1911 Bentley Bridgewater, British Museum secretary
  • 1911 Harry Danning, American baseball player (d. 2004)
  • 1912 Stephen Murray, Partney England, actor (Alice in Wonderland)
  • 1912 Vincent DiMaggio, baseball player (Giants, Phils, Reds, Braves)
  • 1912 Wayne Barlow, composer
  • 1915 Franz Josef Strauss, Germany, nazi/minister of defense (1956-62)
  • 1916 Anne Cavendish-Bentinck, English landowner
  • 1917 George Mann, captain English cricket team
  • 1917 Philipp von Boeselager, German Wehrmacht officer, failed assassin of Adolf Hitler (d. 2008)
  • 1919 Wilson Greatbatch, American Inventor
  • 1921 Robert Millar, journalist
  • 1921 Carmen Laforet, Spanish author (d. 2004)
  • 1921 Norman Joseph Woodland, Atlantic City, New Jersey, inventor (barcode), (d. 2012)
  • 1923 Peter II Karadjordjevic, King of Yugoslavia (1934-45)
  • 1923 William Kraft, composer/percussionist, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1924 John Melcher, (Sen-D-MO)
  • 1925 Jimmy Reed, Mississippi, blues singer (Soulin', Big Boss Man)
  • 1926 Arthur William Oldham, composer
  • 1926 Claus von Amsberg, prince of Netherlands
  • 1927 Keith Humble, composer
  • 1928 Evgeny Svetlanov, Moscow Russia, conductor (Siberian Fantasy)
  • 1928 Rudolph Plukfelder, USSR, light heavyweight (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • 1928 Robert M. Pirsig, American author
  • 1929 Tsang-houe' Hsu, composer
  • 1930 Andre Beullens, Flemish painter
  • 1931 Sander M Levin, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1983- )
  • 1932 Earl of Cawdor, British large landowner
  • 1932 Gilles Tremblay, composer
  • 1934 Jody McCrea, actor (Ben Matheson-Wichita Town), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1935 Bob Bouber, [Boris Blom], Dutch singer (ZZ & Masks)/actor
  • 1935 Jock Wallace, Scottish football player and manager, born in Wallyford, Scotland (d. 1996)
  • 1937 Irina Bayanovna Solovyova, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1937 Jo Anne Worley, Lowell Indiana, comedienne (Laugh-in)
  • 1937 John Bernard, Dutch TV weatherman
  • 1937 Sergio Aragonés, Spanish-born illustrator
  • 1937 Brigid Berlin, American actor
  • 1938 Alan Charles Downes, cameraman
  • 1938 Joan Tower, New Rochelle NY, composer (Breakfast Rhythms)
  • 1939 David Allan Coe, country musician (Mysterious Rhinestone Cowboy)
  • 1939 Susumu Tonegawa, Japanese molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • 1939 Dan Cragg, American soldier and author
  • 1940 Jackie Trent, singer
  • 1941 Monica Mason, England, ballerina
  • 1941 Willibrord Frequin, Dutch TV reporter
  • 1942 Dave Bargeron, rocker (Blood, Sweat & Tears), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942 Harry Jack Max, rocker
  • 1942 Les Burns, local councillor
  • 1942 Mel McDaniel, Checotah Oklahoma, singer (Baby's got her Blue Jeans On)

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1943 George Roger Waters, Cambridge England, rock bassist and vocalist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall)

Rock Bassist/Vocalist George Roger Waters
Rock Bassist/Vocalist
George Roger Waters
  • 1943 Richard J. Roberts, English biochemist and molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • 1944 Gordon DeMarco, writer/activist
  • 1944 Linda Kaye Henning, Cal, actress (Betty Joe-Petticoat Junction)
  • 1944 M N Aubrey Mokoape, S Afr's VP (Azanian People Org)
  • 1944 Swoosie Kurtz, actress (Slap Shot, Garp, Sisters), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1946 Bryan D O'Connor, Orange Cal, Col USMC/astronaut (STS 61B, STS 40)
  • 1946 Buizen Beernd, [Bennie Jolink], singer/guitarist/pianist (Normal)

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1947 Jane Curtin, Cambridge Massachusetts, actress (SNL, Allie Lowell-Kate & Allie)

Actress Jane Curtin
Actress
Jane Curtin
  • 1947 Sylvester, rocker (Do Ya Wanna Funk)
  • 1947 Bruce Rioch, Scottish footballer and coach
  • 1948 Charles "Claydes" Smith, guitarist (Kool & The Gang), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1949 Jimmy Litherland, rocker (Mitarbeit)
  • 1949 Mhlabunzima Maphumulo, S Afr Kwazulu politician
  • 1950 Ria Oomen-Ruijten, Dutch MP (CDA)
  • 1951 Barry Troyna, teacher/educational sociologist
  • 1952 [Steven] Buddy Miller, American singer, born in Fairborn, Ohio
  • 1953 Katherine Cannon, actress (Father Murphy, Survivors), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1953 Mohammed Kedir, Ethiopia, 10k runner (Olympic-bronze-1980)
  • 1954 Banner Thomas, rocker (Molly Hatchet)
  • 1954 Jon Erikson, US, 1st to triple cross English Channel (1981)
  • 1954 Patrick O'Hearn, rock bassist (Missing Persons)
  • 1954 Carly Fiorina, Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard and political (R) candidate, born in Austin, Texas
  • 1955 Anne Henning, US, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1955 Carl Erwin Walz, Mjr USAF/Astronaut (STS 51, 65, 79), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1956 Pam Allen, Billings MT, LPGA golfer (1988 Planters Pat Bradley-12th)
  • 1956 Bill Ritter, American politician
  • 1957 "Curley" Joe Smyth, Westbrook Me, country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad)
  • 1957 Gwyn Evans, Welsh rugby player
  • 1957 Paul Lewis Harrhy, actor/opera singer (Intelligence Park)
  • 1957 Michaëlle Jean, 27th Governor-General of Canada
  • 1957 José Sócrates, Prime Minister of Portugal
  • 1957 Tim Whitnall, English actor and narrator
  • 1958 Jeff Foxworthy, comedian (Jeff Foxworthy-The Jeff Foxworthy Show)
  • 1958 Michael Winslow, American actor and comedian
  • 1958 Buster Bloodvessel, British singer
  • 1958 Nigel Westlake, Australian musician and composer
  • 1960 Michael Winslow, actor/comedian (Police Academy), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1961 Pal Waaktaar, rock guitarist/vocalist (A-ha), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1961 Peggy MacIntaggart, Midland Ontario, playmate (January, 1990)
  • 1961 Scott Travis, American musician (Judas Priest)
  • 1961 Simon Reeve, Australian journalist
  • 1962 Kevin Willis, NBA center (Houston Rockets)
  • 1962 Elizabeth Vargas, American journalist
  • 1962 Chris Christie, US politician (Governor of New Jersey (R) 2010-), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1963 Jozsef Kiprich, soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • 1963 Mark Chesnutt, Beaumont Tx, country singer (Too Cold at Home)
  • 1963 Alice Sebold, American novelist
  • 1963 Geert Wilders, Dutch politician
  • 1963 Bryan Simonaire, American politician
  • 1963 Pat Nevin, Scottish footballer
  • 1964 Rosie Perez, Bkln, actress (Do the Right Thing, White Men Can't Jump)
  • 1965 Johan Garrels, soccer player (Alphense Boys, RKC)
  • 1965 John Polson, Australian actor and film director
  • 1966 Joan Guetschow, biathelete (Olympics-1994), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1967 Amy Lynn Baxter, model (Penthouse Pet 1990)
  • 1968 Gene Patrick, Phila, actor (Gemini: Twin Stars)
  • 1968 Pat Meares, Salina KS, infielder (Minnesota Twins)
  • 1968 Tommy Snider, American actor
  • 1968 Paul Rea, American television journalist
  • 1968 Christopher Brookmyre, Scottish writer
  • 1969 Aaron Pierce, NFL halfback (NY Giants)
  • 1969 Cece Peniston, Phoenix AZ, Miss Black AZ/singer (Finally)
  • 1969 Douglas Pirini, decathlete (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1969 Helen Labdan, Bracknell England, model (page 3)
  • 1969 Ben Finegold, American chess player
  • 1969 Michellie Jones, Australian triathlete
  • 1969 Michael Davis, American softball player (Solvents, et al)
  • 1970 Igor Korolev, Moscow Russia, NHLer (Team Russia, Winnipeg)
  • 1970 Shane Heal, Australian basketball guard (Oly-96), born in Melbourne, Victoria