Today in History for Year 1954 (Part 7)

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 601 - 668 of 668

Nov 26th - Velupillai Prabhakaran, Sri Lankan militant leader
Nov 27th - Patricia McPherson, Oak Harbor Wash, actress (Bonnie-Knight Rider)
Nov 27th - Kimmy Robertson, American actress best known for her role as Lucy Moran in the TV series Twin Peaks
Nov 29th - Joel Coen, filmmaker (Fargo, No Country for Old Men), born in St. Louis Park, Minnesota
Nov 30th - George McArdle, rock bassist (Little River Band Melbourne
Nov 30th - June Pointer, singer (Pointer Sisters-I'm So excited)
Nov 30th - Simonetta Stefanelli, Italian Actress (The Godfather)
Dec 1st - Bob Goen, TV host (Wheel of Fortune, Entertainment Tonight)
Dec 2nd - Dan Butler, actor (Bob "Bulldog" Briscoe-Frasier)
Dec 2nd - Danielle Alexander, Fort Worth Tx, country music pianist
Dec 2nd - Huub Stapel, Dutch actor (Amsterdamned, Attic: Hiding of Anne Frank)
Dec 2nd - Stone Phillips, news host (NBC Dateline)
Dec 3rd - Paul Gregg, country singer (Restless Heart-Wheels)
Dec 3rd - Grace Andreacchi, American author
Dec 4th - Tony Todd, American actor and producer
Dec 5th - Kathryn Young, LPGA golfer
Dec 6th - Chris Stamey, rocker
Dec 6th - Miles Chapin, actor (French Postcards, Get Crazy, Funhouse), born in NYC, New York
Dec 7th - Gianfranco Jannuzzo, Italian entertainer
Dec 7th - Julie Halston, actress (Juror, Drunks, Addams Family Values)
Dec 7th - Mike Nolan, rocker
Dec 7th - Mark Hofmann, American forger and bomber
Dec 8th - Harold Hongju Koh, Korean-American Dean of Yale Law School
Dec 9th - Herman Finkers, Dutch cabaret performer
Dec 10th - Jack Hues, English musician
Dec 11th - Bradley Dub Bryant, Amarillo TX, PGA golfer (1995 Walt Disney)
Dec 11th - Jermaine Jackson, singer (Jackson 5-ABC), born in Gary, Indiana
Dec 11th - Sylvester Clarke, cricketer (West Indian fast bowler & brick-thrower)
Dec 11th - GuĂ°laugur Kristinn Ă“ttarsson, Icelandic engineer
Dec 11th - Santiago Creel, Mexican politician
Dec 12th - Liz Claman, American television anchor
Dec 13th - John Anderson, Apopka Fla, country singer/actor (Lone Wolf McQuade)
Dec 13th - Steve Forbert, rocker
Dec 13th - Tamora Pierce, American author
Dec 14th - Alan Kulwicki, Greenfield Wisc, NASCAR racer (Winston Cup)
Dec 14th - Eva Mattes, Tegernsee Germany, actress (Celeste, Man Like Eva)
Dec 14th - Hans William Schlegel, Oberlingen Germany, Astronaut (STS 55)
Dec 14th - Ib Anderson, Copenhagen, ballet dancer
Dec 14th - Steven Glenwood MacLean, astronaut (STS 52), born in Ottawa, Ontario
Dec 14th - James Horan, Louisville, Kentucky, American actor (General Hospital, Transformers Prime)
Dec 15th - Alex Cox, director (Repo Man)
Dec 15th - Justin Ross, American actor (Sinatra, Chorus Line, Fan, Quick Change), born in Brooklyn, New York
Dec 15th - Mike Ratledge, author (2DAY & NEWDAY)/[email protected]
Dec 16th - Joslyn Y Hoyte-Smith, Barbados, 4X400m hurdler (Olympic-bronze-1980)
Dec 18th - Ray Liotta, Newark NJ, actor (Sacha-Casablanca, Goodfellas)
Dec 20th - Michael Badalucco, American actor
Dec 20th - Sandra Cisneros, American writer
Tennis Legend Chris EvertTennis Legend Chris Evert (Dec 21st) Dec 21st - [Christine] Chris Evert, Fort Lauderdale Florida, tennis champion (18 singles Gram Slams, 3 doubles titles)
Dec 22nd - Derick Parry, cricketer (WI off-spinner early 80's)
Dec 22nd - Jayaseelan Naidoo, South African worker's union leader
Dec 22nd - Hideshi Matsuda, Japanese racing driver
Dec 23rd - Brian Teacher, San Diego Cal, tennis star
Dec 25th - Annie Lennox, Aberdeen Scotld, vocalist (Eurythmics-Sweet Dreams, Why)
Dec 25th - Robin Campbell, British reggae vocalist/guitarist (UB40-Red Red Wine)
Dec 25th - Steve Wariner, Noblesville Indiana, country singer (Small Town Girl)
Dec 26th - Ozzie Smith, Mobile AL, infielder (St Louis Cardinals)
Dec 26th - Peter Woods, rocker (Romeo Void-Girl in Trouble)
Dec 26th - Susan H Butcher, dog sled driver (Idatarod)
Dec 26th - Ullrich Diessner, German DR, 4 man cox (Olympic-gold-1976)
Dec 26th - Walter Diessner, German DR, 4 man cox (Olympic-gold-1976)
Actor Denzel WashingtonActor Denzel Washington (Dec 28th) Dec 28th - Denzel Washington, Mount Vernon NY, actor (Dr Chandler-St Elsewhere)
Dec 28th - Rosie Vela, British singer (Zazu, Fools Paradise)
Dec 28th - Tony Rosato, Naples Italy, comedian (SCTV, Saturday Night Live, Amanda's)
Dec 29th - Glenn Myernick, Trenton NJ, US soccer coach (Olympics-gold-96)
Dec 29th - Roger Voudouris, rock vocalist, born in Sacramento, California
Dec 29th - Prince Takamado of Japan (d. 2002)
Dec 31st - Alex Salmond, Scottish politician
Dec 31st - Hermann Tilke, German racing circuit architect

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Famous Deaths

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