Famous Birthdays on 9th September

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 233

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214 Aurelian, Roman Emperor (270-275), born in Serdica (d. 275)

Roman Emperor Aurelian
Roman Emperor
Aurelian
  • 384 Flavius Honorius, emperor East Roman Republic (395-423)
  • 1349 Duke Albert III of Austria (d. 1395)
  • 1427 Thomas de Ros, 10th Baron de Ros, English politician (d. 1464)
  • 1466 Ashikaga Yoshitane, Japanese shogun (d. 1523)
  • 1558 Philippe Emmanuel, Duke of Mercoeur, French soldier (d. 1602)
  • 1583 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
  • 1585 Armand-Jean du Plessicide de Richelieu, premier of France (1624-42)
  • 1618 Joan Cererols, composer
  • 1629 Cornelis Tromp, Dutch lt-adm-gen/son of Maarten Tromp
  • 1646 Zeger B van Espen, Flemish theologist
  • 1664 Johann Christoph Pez, composer
  • 1687 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer
  • 1700 Princess Anna Sophie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (d. 1780)
  • 1711 Thomas Hutchinson, American politician (d. 1780)
  • 1731 Francisco Javier Clavijero, Mexican writer (d. 1787)
  • 1752 Johann Friedrich Christmann, composer
  • 1754 William Bligh, nasty ship's captain (HMS Bounty)
  • 1755 Benjamin Bourne, American politician (d. 1808)
  • 1769 Cornelis F van Maanen, Dutch minister of Justice (1807..42)
  • 1789 William Cranch Bond, US, astronomer (codiscovered Hyperion)
  • 1794 William Lonsdale, Bath, English Geologist and Paleontologist (fossil coral)
  • 1809 William Radford, Commander (Union Navy), (d. 1890)
  • 1817 Speed Smith Fry, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1892)
  • 1819 Martin Luther Smith, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1866)
  • 1822 Napoleon J K P Bonaparte, French prince/member National Convention
  • 1826 Frederich I W L, Grand Duke of Baden (1856-1907)
  • 1826 Thomas John Lucas, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1908)

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1828 Leo Tolstoy [Lev Nikolayevich], Russian novelist (War and Peace), born in Yasnaya Polyana, Russia

Novelist Leo Tolstoy
Novelist
Leo Tolstoy
  • 1834 Joseph H Shorthouse, English writer (John Inglesant)
  • 1834 William MacRae, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1882)
  • 1840 Gentil T Antheunis, Flemish poet/music/composer
  • 1850 Harishchandra, India, poet/dramatist/father of modern Hindi
  • 1850 Leopoldo Miguez, composer

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1853 Fred Spofforth, Australian cricketer known as "The Demon Bowler" (18 tests with 94 wickets at an average of 18.41), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 1926)

Cricketer Fred Spofforth
Cricketer
Fred Spofforth
  • 1855 Houston S Chamberlain, British/German race theorist
  • 1855 Anthony Francis Lucas Croatian-born oil exploration pioneer (d. 1921)
  • 1858 Benjamin Kidel, English Sudan (Control of the Tropics)
  • 1865 Edwin Lehare, composer
  • 1868 Mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain)
  • 1872 Delilah L Beasley, US author/columnist (Negro trail-blazers)
  • 1872 Josef Stransky, composer
  • 1873 Edward Burlingame Hill, composer
  • 1877 Frank Chance, baseball player/manager, Tinkers to Evers to Chance
  • 1878 Adelaide Crapsey, American poet (d. 1914)
  • 1878 Sergio Osmeña, 4th President of the Philippines (d. 1961)
  • 1880 Viking Eggeling, Sweden, artist/filmmaker (Diagonal Symphony)
  • 1882 Clem McCarthy, American sportscaster (d. 1962)
  • 1887 Alf (Alfred) Landon, (R-Ks) American politician and Presidential candidate (1932, 1936). Dies 1987
  • 1887 Raymond Walburn, Plymouth In, actor (Christmas in July)

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1890 Colonel Harland Sanders, American founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken, born in Henryville, Indiana (d. 1980)

Businessman and Restaurateur Colonel Sanders
Businessman and Restaurateur
Colonel Sanders
  • 1892 Bruno Sturmer, composer
  • 1892 Tsuru Aoki, Japanese-born American actress (d. 1961)
  • 1894 Arthur Freed, American songwriter and film producer (d. 1973)
  • 1894 Bert Oldfield, Australian cricketer (d. 1976)
  • 1896 Fritz Reuter, composer
  • 1898 Frank "Fordham Flash" Frisch, baseball player (NL MVP 1931), born in NYC, New York
  • 1899 Louis Cheslock, composer
  • 1899 Neil Hamilton, Lynn Mass, actor (Commisioner Gordon-Batman)
  • 1899 Waite Hoyt, American baseball player (d. 1984)
  • 1900 James Hilton, English novelist (Goodbye Mr Chips)
  • 1903 Phyllis Whitney, American writer (d. 2008)
  • 1904 Feroze Khan, Pakistani field hockey player (d. 2005)
  • 1905 Hussain Sha - Indian Saint, Philosopher, Pithapuram
  • 1907 Leon Edel, American biographer (Henry James: A Biography 1953–1972 - Pulitzer 1963), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1997)
  • 1907 Pinky Tomlin, Eureka Springs Ark, singer/actor (Tip-Waterfront)
  • 1908 Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (La belle estate)
  • 1908 John Haeton, US, bobsled (Olympic-silver-1928, 48)
  • 1909 Jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
  • 1911 John Gorton, Australian politician (d. 2002)
  • 1911 Paul Goodman, American poet and writer (d. 1972)
  • 1917 Rolf Wenkhaus, German actor (d. 1942)
  • 1918 Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, Novara, Italy, politician (Italian President, 1992-1999), (d. 2012)
  • 1919 Jacques Marin, actor (Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo), born in Paris, France
  • 1919 Jimmy "the Greek" Snyder, gambler/sportscaster (lay you 5 to 1)
  • 1919 Richard Webb, Bloomington IL, actor (Invisible Monster, Git)
  • 1919 Gottfried Dienst, Swiss football referee (d. 1998)
  • 1920 Michael Aldridge, Glastonbury England, actor (Murder in Cathedral)
  • 1920 Robert Wood Johnson III, American philanthropist (d. 1970)
  • 1920 Feng Kang, Chinese mathematician (d. 1993)
  • 1921 Andrzej Dobrowolski, composer
  • 1922 Anthony Derrick Parsons, diplomat
  • 1922 MacKenzie John, pipe major
  • 1922 Manolis Glezos, Greek politician and writer
  • 1922 Hoyt Curtin, American songwriter (d. 2000)
  • 1923 Cliff Robertson, La Jolla, California, American actor (Charly) and spokesman for AT&T
  • 1923 Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, American virologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • 1924 Jane Greer, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1924 Nino Bibbia, Italy, bobsled (Olympic-gold-1948)
  • 1924 Rik Van Steenbergen, Belgian cyclist (d. 2003)
  • 1926 Annie nee Becker Kriegel, historian
  • 1926 Jake Carey, US R&B-singer (Flamingos-I Know Better)
  • 1926 Yusuf al-Qaradawi, prominent Egypt Muslim cleric
  • 1927 Elvin Jones, Pontiac Michigan, American jazz drummer (Coltrane's A Love Supreme')
  • 1929 Stan Parris, (Rep-R-VA, 1973-74, 81- )
  • 1929 Claude Nougaro, French singer (d. 2004)
  • 1930 Paolo Castaldi, composer
  • 1930 Frank Lucas, Drug Lord
  • 1932 Ali Doelman-Pel, Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • 1932 Sylvia Miles, actress (Midnight Cowboy, Farewell My Lovely), born in NYC, New York
  • 1934 Sonia Sanchez, US playwright/poet (The Bronx is Next)
  • 1935 [Chaim] Topol, Tel Aviv Israel, actor (Fiddler on the Roof)
  • 1935 Gopal Baratham, Singaporean author
  • 1936 Augustinius Franz Kropfreiter, composer
  • 1937 Mikhail N Tai, Latvia, World chess champion (1960-61)
  • 1938 Richard Sharpe, English rugby player
  • 1939 Howard P McKeon, (Rep-R-California)
  • 1939 Carlos Ortiz, Puerto Rican boxer
  • 1940 Joe Negroni, rock vocalist (Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers), born in New York City (d. 1978)
  • 1941 Curtis Otto Bismark Curtis-Smith, composer
  • 1941 Les Braid, England, bass (Swinging Blue Jeans-You're No Good)
  • 1941 Otis Redding, Dawson Ga, rock bassist (Sitting on the Dock of the Bay)
  • 1941 Dennis Ritchie, American computer scientist, creator of the C programming language and co-creator of the Unix operating system, born in Bronxville, New York (d. 2011)
  • 1942 Inez Foxx, rocker (Mockingbird, Hi Diddle Diddle), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1942 John Linder, (Rep-R-Georgia)
  • 1942 Luther Simmons, rocker (Main Ingredient
  • 1943 Art LaFleur, American actor
  • 1944 Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina
  • 1945 Omukama Patrick David Matthew Olimi Kaboyo II, king of Toro
  • 1945 Dee Dee Sharp [Dione Larue], American R&B singer (I Love You Anyway), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1946 Christopher Francis Palmer, orchestrator/Author
  • 1946 Doug Ingle, rock vocalist/keyboards (Iron Butterfly), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1946 Pete Gavin, English rocker (Heads Hands & Feet), born in London
  • 1946 Hayato Tani, Japanese actor
  • 1947 David Rosenboom, composer
  • 1947 Freddy Weller, Georgia, rocker (Paul Revers & The Raiders)
  • 1947 Lynn Fitzgerald, marathoner (ran 133 miles 939 yards in 24 hrs)
  • 1949 Joe Theismann, NFL QB (Redskins)/sportscaster
  • 1949 John Curry, England, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • 1949 Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Indonesian politician
  • 1950 John McFee, Santa Cruz California, rock guitarist (Doobie Brothers)
  • 1951 Corry Konings, Dutch singer
  • 1951 Robert Desiderio, actor (Det Kennedy-Heart of the City), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1951 Tom Wopat, Lodi, Wisconsin, American actor and singer (The Dukes of Hazzard, One Life to Live)
  • 1951 Alexander Downer, Australian politician
  • 1952 Angela Cartwright, England (Make Room for Daddy, Lost in Space)
  • 1952 Bonnie Large, playmate (March 1973), born in Glendale, California
  • 1952 David Stewart, rock guitarist (Eurtyhmics-Here Comes the Rain Again)
  • 1952 Lee M Morin, Manchester NH, cmdr USN/astronaut
  • 1952 Manuel Göttsching, German musician (Ash Ra Tempel)
  • 1954 Walter Paul Davis, Pineville NC, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • 1954 Jeffrey Combs, American actor
  • 1955 John Kricfalusi, Canadian animator
  • 1956 Anatoli Pavlovich Artsebarsky, Russia, colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-12)
  • 1957 Pierre-Laurent Aimard, French pianist
  • 1957 Gabriele Tredozi, Italian engineer
  • 1959 Eric Serra, French composer
  • 1960 Christopher Sherratt White, Hamilton NZ, rower (Olympics-96)
  • 1960 Hugh Grant, London England (4 Weddings & a Funeral, 9 Months)
  • 1960 Mario Batali, American chef and restaurateur
  • 1960 Bob Stoops, American football coach
  • 1961 Jim Corsi, Newtonville MA, pitcher (Oakland A's)
  • 1962 Aleta Rzepecki Sill, bowler (1983 WIBC single), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1962 Derek Kennard, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1962 Jack Trudeau, NFL quarterback (Carolina Panthers)
  • 1963 Leslie Thompson, Burlington Vt, cross country skier (Olympics-1994)
  • 1964 Skip [Jules I] Kendall, PGA golfer (1993 Intl-8th), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1964 Willie Broughton, NFL defensive tackle (NO Saints)
  • 1965 Brenda Epperson, actress (Ashley Abbott-Young & Restless)
  • 1965 Dan Majerle, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1965 Marc Dunn, volleyball player (Olympics-96), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • 1965 Todd Zeile, Van Nuys CA, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies)

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1966 Adam Sandler, actor/comedian (Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore, Saturday Night Live), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • 1966 Alison Sydor, x-ctry cyclist (Olympics-silver-96), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1966 David Bennent, Lausanne, actor (Tin Drum, Legend)
  • 1966 Kevin Hatcher, NHL defenseman (Team USA, Dallas, Pitts), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1966 Georg Hackl, German luger
  • 1967 B J Armstrong, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets)
  • 1967 Laurence Tremolet, Rodez France, actress (Cyclo, Metisse,)
  • 1967 Akshay Kumar, Indian Actor
  • 1968 Jonathan A Drummond Jr, 4X400m runner (Olympics-silver-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968 Julia Sawalha, actress (Saffron-Abfab, Chrissy-Buddy's Song)
  • 1968 Thomas P Auth, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • 1968 Jon Drummond, American former sprinter
  • 1968 Clive Mendonca, English Footballer
  • 1969 Christine Smith, Darien Conn, rower (Olympics-96)
  • 1969 Scott DeFreitas, Newton Mass, actor (Andy Dixon-As the World Turns)
  • 1969 Sean Rooks, NBA center (LA Lakers)
  • 1969 Constance Marie, American actress
  • 1970 Dan Miceli, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1970 Joey Hamilton, Statesboro GA, pitcher (San Diego Padres)
  • 1970 Mike Faulkerson, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears)
  • 1970 Natalia Streignard, Venezuelan actress
  • 1971 Jill Sudduth, Balt MD, synchronized swimmer (Olympics-gold-96)
  • 1972 Ben Bronson, NFL wide receiver (Detroit Lions)
  • 1972 Mike Hampton, Brooksville FL, pitcher (Houston Astros)
  • 1972 Miriam Oremans, Berlicum Neth, tennis star
  • 1972 James Farmer, American educator and artist
  • 1972 Natasha Kaplinsky, British newsreader
  • 1972 Goran Višnjić, Croatian actor
  • 1973 Mike Schlegel, NFL defensive tackle (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1973 Peter Scott, Newcastle Australia, canoeist (Olympics-96)
  • 1973 Todd McMillon, CFL cornerback (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • 1973 Troy Rudolph, production asst (Suburbanators, Viper)
  • 1973 Kazuhisa Ishii, Japanese baseball player
  • 1974 Jennie Kwan, actress (Samantha Woo-California Dreams), born in Glendale, California
  • 1974 Leah O'Brien, Garden Grove California, softball infielder (Olympic-gold-96)
  • 1974 Mathias Färm, Swedish guitarist (Millencolin)
  • 1974 Vikram Batra, Officer of the Indian Army
  • 1974 Ana Carolina, Brazilian singer, composer and musician