Famous Birthdays on September 7

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  • 786 Emperor Saga, 52nd Emperor of Japan (d. 842)
  • 1438 Louis II, Landgrave of Hesse (d. 1471)
  • 1471 Frederik I, king of Denmark/Norway (1523-33)
  • 1524 Thomas Erastus, Swiss theologian (d. 1583)

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1533 Elizabeth I, Queen of England and Ireland (1558-1603) and daughter of Henry VIII and Anna Boleyn, born in Greenwich, London (d. 1603)

Queen of England and Ireland Elizabeth I
Queen of England and Ireland
Elizabeth I
  • 1631 Clemens Thieme, composer
  • 1635 Pal Esterhazy, composer
  • 1674 Ernest Augustus (d. 1728)
  • 1683 Mary Anne of Austria, Archduchess of Austria and Queen consort of Portugal (d. 1754)
  • 1694 Johan Ludvig, Danish policitian (d. 1763)
  • 1703 Jean Monnet, French composer (d. 1785)
  • 1705 Matthäus Günther, German painter (d. 1788)
  • 1707 George-Louis Leclerc, comte de Buffon, writer on natural history
  • 1726 Francois-Andre Danican Philidor, France, composer/chess champion
  • 1731 Damasus Brosmann, composer
  • 1731 Elisabetta de Gambarini, composer
  • 1735 Thomas Coutts, Scottish banker
  • 1737 Luigi Galvani, Italian anatomist/physicist
  • 1739 Joseph Legros, composer
  • 1740 Johan Tobias Sergel, Swedish sculptor (d. 1814)
  • 1756 Willem Bilderdijk, Dutch poet/literature (Disease of Scientists)
  • 1777 Heinrich Stölzel, German musician and composer (d. 1844)
  • 1782 Bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/general-major (Maastricht)
  • 1784 Frantisek Max Knize, composer
  • 1805 Samuel Wilberforce, English bishop and one of the greatest public speakers of his day (remembered for his opposition to Darwin's theory of evolution), born in London (d. 1873)
  • 1810 Hermann Heinrich Gossen, Prussian economist (d. 1858)
  • 1811 William Hamsley Emory, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1887)
  • 1815 Howell Cobb II, Major General/Secy of Treas (Union), (d. 1868)
  • 1815 John McDouall Stuart, Australian explorer (d. 1866)
  • 1817 Louise of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel), queen of Denmark (d. 1898)
  • 1818 Thomas Talbot, 31st Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1886)
  • 1819 Jean E "Adriaan" van Bevervoorde, journalist (History of Holland)
  • 1829 August Kekule von Stradonitz, discovered structure of benzene ring
  • 1829 Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden, US, geologist (Geograph Survey 1859-86)
  • 1831 Alexandre Falguière, French sculptor and painter (d. 1900)

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1836 Henry Campbell-Bannerman, British Prime Minister (Liberal: 1905-08), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1908)

British Prime Minister Henry Campbell-Bannerman
British Prime Minister
Henry Campbell-Bannerman
  • 1836 August Toepler, German physicist (d. 1912)
  • 1842 Johannes H Zukertort, German chess player
  • 1851 Edward Ashael Birge, American pioneer in limnology (d. 1950)
  • 1855 William Friese-Greene, British photographer (d. 1921)

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1860 Grandma Moses [Anna Maria], American primitive painter (Old Oaken Bucket), born in Greenwich, New York (d. 1961)

Primitive Painter Grandma Moses
Primitive Painter
Grandma Moses
  • 1860 Willem H Nolens, priest/Dutch ambassador to Vatican
  • 1864 Giovanni Tebaldini, composer
  • 1866 Tristan Bernard, French playwright and novelist (d. 1947)
  • 1867 Albert Basserman, Mannheim Germany, actor (Foreign Correspondant) Dies 1952
  • 1867 Camilod d'Almeida Pessanha, Portuguese poet (China)
  • 1867 Evan Williams, Mineral Ridge Ohio, oratorio tenor
  • 1869 Margot SE Scharten-Antink, Dutch author (Catherina, Sprotje)
  • 1870 Aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [OS=Aug 26]
  • 1870 Thomas Curtis, American athlete (d. 1944)
  • 1876 C.J. Dennis, Australian poet and writer (d. 1938)
  • 1877 Mike O'Neill, Irish baseball player (d. 1959)
  • 1879 Nachman N "Neddy" Bamberg, Dutch actor (Haddock Mary)
  • 1880 Attilio Brugnoli, composer
  • 1880 Kurt von Wolfurt, composer
  • 1881 Constantly WL Scheurleer, Dutch archaeologist/banker/art expert
  • 1882 Johanna F Zandstra-Giezen, oldest person in Netherland (died at 111)
  • 1885 Harry Sinclair Lewis, US, writer (Babbitt, Nobel 1930)
  • 1887 Edith L Sitwell, English poetess/author (Wheels)
  • 1889 Albert Plesman, aviation pioneer/founder/director (KLM)
  • 1889 Bruce F Cummings, English author (Journal of a Disappointed Man)
  • 1891 Roscoe Karns, San Bernadino California, actor (Capt Shafer-Hennesey)
  • 1893 Leslie Hore-Belisha, British Minister of Transport
  • 1899 Leendert A Donker, Dutch Minister of Justice (PvdA)
  • 1900 "Janet" Taylor Caldwell, English novelist (Melissa)
  • 1900 Emerson Treacy, actor (California Straight Ahead), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1902 Roy Barcroft, [Howard Ravenscroft], Crab Orchard NE, actor (Freckles)
  • 1905 John Whitley, British air-marshal
  • 1906 Filip Gershkovich, composer
  • 1907 Ahmet Adnan Saygun, composer
  • 1908 Max Kaminsky, trumpeter
  • 1908 Michael E DeBakey, artificial heart pioneer

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1908 Paul Brown, NFL hall of fame coach (Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals), born in Norwalk Ohio

American Football Coach Paul Brown
American Football Coach
Paul Brown
  • 1909 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire)
  • 1909 Jo Juda, Dutch musician
  • 1909 Natalia Dmitrevna Shpiller, singer
  • 1910 John Shea, US, 500m/1500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1932)
  • 1911 Todor C Zjivkov, Bulgaria partizan/premier/president
  • 1912 David Packard, electronic engineer/businessman
  • 1913 Anthony Quayle, England, actor (Anne of 1000 Days, Lawrence of Arabia)
  • 1913 Oswald Szemerenyi, philologist
  • 1913 Willem C L "Wim" van der Grinten, Dutch lawyer/undersec of Economy
  • 1914 Herbert Delauney Bill Hughes, educationist
  • 1914 Hugo Pfister, composer
  • 1914 Ian Ball, photographer
  • 1914 James Van Allen, US physicist (discovered Van Allen radiation belts)
  • 1914 Graeme Bell, Australian pianist and composer
  • 1917 John Cornforth, Australian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate, (d. 2013)
  • 1918 Robert Lewis Campbell Lorimer, publisher
  • 1919 Alberic Schotte, Belgian cyclist (d. 2004)
  • 1920 Harri Webb, Welsh poet and nationalist, born in Swansea (d. 1994)
  • 1920 Al Caiola, American guitarist (Bonzanza theme), born in Jersey City (d. 2016)
  • 1921 Arthur Ferrante, American pianist/composer (Ferrante & Teicher - Exodus)
  • 1921 Josep Lluís Núñez, Spanish President of FC Barcelona (1978 - 2000)
  • 1922 Kirill Vladimirovich Molchanov, composer
  • 1922 Lucien Jarraud, Canadian radio host (d. 2007)

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1923 Louise Suggs, American golfer (US Women's Open 1949, 1952) and co-founder of LPGA, born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 2015)

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs
  • 1923 Peter Lawford, actor (Mrs Miniver, Thin Man), born in London, England
  • 1924 Charles Braswell, McKinney TX, entertainer
  • 1924 Daniel K. Inouye, politician (US Senator, 1963-2012), born in Honolulu, Hawaii (d. 2012)
  • 1924 Hugh Aitken, American composer, born in New York City (d. 2012)
  • 1924 Leonard Rosenman, American TV composer (Marcus Welby MD), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1924 Bridie Gallagher, Donegal, Ireland, singer (A Mother's Love's A Blessing, The Boys from County Armagh), (d. 2012)
  • 1925 Allan Blakeney, Canadian politician
  • 1925 Laura Ashley, Welsh fashion designer, businesswoman and co-founder of Laura Ashley, born in Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales (d. 1985)
  • 1926 Erich Juskowiak, German footballer (d. 1983)
  • 1926 Donald Irwin, Rosario, Argentina, American politician, (d. 2013)

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1926 Ed Warren [Edward Warren Miney], American paranormal investigator (Amityville haunting), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Paranormal Investigator Ed Warren
Paranormal Investigator
Ed Warren
  • 1926 Ronnie Gilbert, American folk singer (The Weavers), born in New York, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1927 Don Messick, cartoon voice (Bam-bam, Astro, Scooby-Doo), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1927 Graham Dudley Whettam, British composer, born in Swinden
  • 1927 Eric Hill, British children's Author
  • 1927 François Billetdoux, French author (Word Awake), born in Paris (d. 1991)
  • 1928 Donald Henderson, American epidemiologist, led world campaign that eradicated smallpox, born in Lakewood, Ohio (d. 2016)
  • 1929 Gil Wolman, situationist
  • 1929 John Milford, Johnstown NY, actor (Lieutenant, Legend of Jesse James)
  • 1929 T[homas] P[atrick] McKenna, Ireland, actor (Rivals, Holocaust)
  • 1930 Baudouin I, king of Belgium (1951-93)
  • 1930 Sonny Rollins, jazz saxophonist (Blue Room), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930 Thijs van Vlijmen, Dutch MP (CDA)
  • 1931 Al McGuire, US, basketball coach (Marquette)
  • 1931 Charles Camilleri, composer
  • 1931 Cornelis de Wine, graphic artist
  • 1934 Bill Giles, baseball owner (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1934 Little Milton [James Milton Campbell], Inverness Mississippii, blues singer and guitarist
  • 1934 Omar Karami, Prime Minister of Lebanon (1990-92, 2004-05), born in An Nouri
  • 1934 Mary Bauermeister, German artist
  • 1935 Abdou Diouf, president of Senegal (1981- )

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1936 Buddy Holly [Charles Holley], American musician (Peggy Sue, That'll Be the Day), born in Lubbock, Texas (d. 1959)

Singer-songwriter Buddy Holly
Singer-songwriter
Buddy Holly
  • 1936 Romualds Kalsons, composer
  • 1936 Apostolos Kaklamanis, Greek politician
  • 1937 George Patrick Reid, schoolkeeper
  • 1937 John Phillip Law, actor (Barbarella, Love Machine), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1937 Olly Wilson, American composer and founder of TIMARA, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1937 Cüneyt Arkın, Turkish film actor
  • 1939 Stanley David Griggs, Portland Oregon, astronaut (STS 51-D), STS 33)
  • 1939 [Benjamin] Latimore, US singer (Let's Straighten It Out)
  • 1940 Dario Argento, director (Creepers, Deep Red, Tenebrae)
  • 1941 Mogoboya NN Ramadike, South African politician in Lebowa
  • 1942 Garrison Keillor, humorist (Praire Home Companion)
  • 1942 Alan Oakes, British Footballer

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1942 Roy DeMeo, American gangster (Gambino crime family), born in Brooklyn, New York

Gangster Roy DeMeo
Gangster
Roy DeMeo
  • 1943 Lena Valaitis, Lithuanian-German Schlager singer
  • 1943 Beverley McLachlin, Chief Justice of Canada
  • 1944 Bertel Haarder, Danish politician
  • 1945 Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled in Netherlands
  • 1946 Alfa Anderson, rock vocalist (Chicago), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1946 Willie Crawford, American baseball player (d. 2004)
  • 1948 Susan Blakely, Frankfurt Germany, actress (Rich Man Poor Man)
  • 1949 Gloria Gaynor, disco singer (I Will Survive), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1949 Barry Siegel, American journalist
  • 1950 Adriano Panatta, tennis star (French 1976, Italian 1976), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1950 Peggy Noonan, author (What I Saw at the Revolution)
  • 1950 Julie Kavner, American actress and voice artist (Brenda-Rhoda, Marge-Simpsons), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1951 Chrissie Hynde, rocker (Pretenders-Mystery Achievement), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1951 Mark R McCumber, PGA golfer (1979 Doral-Eastern), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1951 William Katt, US, actor (Butch & Sundance Kid, Carrie)
  • 1951 Morris Albert, Brazilian singer
  • 1951 Mark Isham, American composer
  • 1952 Ricardo Tormo, Spanish motocyclist (d. 1998)
  • 1953 Ben Bossi, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • 1953 Michael Byron, composer
  • 1953 Greg Ham, Australia, rock saxophonist/flutist (Men At Work)
  • 1954 Benmont Tench, rock keyboardist (Heartbreakers), born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1954 Corbin Bernsen, North actor (Arnie Becker-LA Law), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1954 Michael Emerson, American actor
  • 1955 Efim Zelmanov, Russian mathematician
  • 1955 Mira Furlan, Croatian actress
  • 1956 Michael J Feinstein, pianist (Isn't It Romantic)
  • 1956 Byron Stevenson, British footballer (d. 2007)
  • 1956 Diane Warren, American song writer
  • 1957 Margot Chapman, Hawaii, vocals (Starland Vocal Band-Afternoon Delight)
  • 1957 Melvin Edward Mays, one of FBI's most wanted
  • 1958 D Elmina Davies, filmmaker
  • 1958 Nadieh, Dutch singer/guitarist/composer (Haifa Blue)
  • 1959 Jermaine Stewart, rocker
  • 1960 David Steele, rock keyboardist (Fine Young Cannibals), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1960 Carlos Martinez, American bowler
  • 1960 Andrew Voss, Australian television personality
  • 1961 LeRoi Moore, American saxophonist (Dave Matthews Band), born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 2008)
  • 1961 Jean-Yves Thibaudet, French Pianist
  • 1962 Jennifer Egan, American novelist
  • 1963 Eric Eazy-E Wright, rapper
  • 1965 Bruce Armstrong, NFL tackle (NE Patriots)
  • 1965 Danny Harris, Torrance California, 400m hurdler (Olympic-silver-1984)
  • 1965 Darko Pančev, Macedonian footballer
  • 1965 Andreas Thom, German footballer
  • 1965 Uta Pippig, German athlete
  • 1966 Christopher Acland, musician
  • 1967 Kathaleen K Cutone, Olenoridge NJ, figure skater (1994 Collegiate champ)
  • 1967 Toby Jones, British actor
  • 1967 Leslie Jones Comedian and actress (Saturday Night Live, Ghostbusters), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1968 Erik Williams, NFL tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1968 Kyle Stevens, NJ, rock guitarist (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)
  • 1969 Angie Everhart, model/actress (Jade, Last Action Hero), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1969 Darren Bragg, Waterbury CT, outfielder (Seattle Mariners)
  • 1969 Rudy Galindo, 1996 US Mens' Champion, born in San Jose, California
  • 1969 Diane Farr, American actress (Numb3rs)
  • 1969 Little Jimmy Urine, American singer (Mindless Self Indulgence)
  • 1970 Tom Everett Scott, American actor