Famous Birthdays on this Day, September 19:

86 - Antoninus Pius, 15th Roman emperor (138-161)
866 - Leo VI Sophos, Byzantine Emperor (886-912)/writer (Problematica)
1377 - Albert IV, Duke of Austria (d. 1404)
1551 - Henry III, duke of Anjou/king of Poland/France (1573/4-89)
1655 - Jan Luyts, Netherlands, scholar/physicist/mathematician/astronomer
1705 - Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/band master
1714 - Charles Humphreys, American delegate to the Continental Congress (d. 1786)
1737 - Charles Carroll, signed Decl of Ind
1749 - Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, French mathematician (d. 1822)
1754 - John Ross Key, commissioned officer in the Continental Army, judge, lawyer and the father of Francis Scott Key (d. 1821)
1759 - William Kirby, English entomologist (d. 1850)
1769 - Joseph Comb, missionary to Molukkas
1770 - Johann G Repsold, German instrument maker
1778 - Henry Peter Brougham, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain (d. 1868)
1796 - Hartley Coleridge, English poet (d. 1849)
1799 - René Caillé, French explorer (d. 1838)
1800 - William Wister McKean, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1865
1802 - Louis Kossuth, Hungary, President of Hungary (1849)
1803 - Maria Anna of Savoy, Empress of Austria and queen of Hungary and Bohemia (d. 1884)
1811 - Orson Pratt, American religious leader (d. 1881)
1822 - Joseph Rodman West, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1824 - Carl Ignaz Franz Umlauf, composer
1828 - Fridolin Anderwert, Swiss Federal Councilor (d. 1880)
1837 - Adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer
1862 - Adeline De Walt Reynolds, Benton County IA, actress (Son of Dracula)
1867 - Arthur Rackham, England, artist/illustrator (Grimm's Fairy Tales)
1871 - Fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis)
1882 - Paul-Marie Masson, composer
1882 - Christopher Stone, first disc jockey in the United Kingdom (d. 1965)
1887 - Lovie Austin, American jazz pianist (d. 1972)
1887 - Lynne Overman, American actor (d. 1943)
1888 - Porter Hall, Cincinnati OH, actor (Half-Breed, Double Indenity)
1888 - J. W. Alexander, American mathematician (d. 1971)
1889 - Ernest Truex, KC Mo, actor (Pop-Pete & Gladys, Mr Peepers)
1889 - Ricardo Cortez, [Jack Krantz], Vienna Austria, actor/dir (Blackmail)
1889 - Sarah Delany, author/teacher
1894 - Cornelis Rijnsdorp, writer (Kings Children)
1898 - Giuseppe Saragat, president of Italy (1964-71)
1900 - Solomon Pimsleur, composer
1901 - Joseph Pasternak, film producer (Anchors Aweigh, Date With Judy)
1902 - James Van Alen, created Simplified Scoring System for tennis
1902 - Pieter John Bouman, sociologist/historian
1904 - Bergen Evans, Ohio, English professor ($64,000 Question)
1904 - Karen Aabye, Danish author (Less bedstemor there jomfru)
1905 - Betty Garde, Phila, actress (Aggie-Real McCoys)
1905 - James Holland, artist/exhibition organiser
1905 - Leon Jaworski, American Watergate scandal special prosecutor (d. 1982)
1906 - Dalibor Cyril Vackar, composer
1906 - Massimo Freccia, composer
1907 - Lewis F Powell Jr, Va, Supreme Court justice (1972-87)
1908 - Mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
1908 - Tatsuo Shimabuku, founder of Isshinryu Karate (d. 1975)
1909 - Ferry Porsche, Austrian automobile pioneer (d. 1998)
1910 - Margaret Lindsay, Dubuque Iowa, actress (Take a Guess)
1911 - Gustaf Allan Pettersson, composer
1911 - Weldon Hart, composer
1911 - William Golding, England, novelist (Lord of the Flies-Nobel 1983)
1912 - Emma "Nono" Batenburg, actress (Noah)
1914 - Frances Farmer, Seattle WA, actress (Son of Fury, Among the Living)
1914 - Rogers Morton, Louisville Ky, US Secretary of Interior (1968-75)
1915 - Germán Valdés, Mexican actor, singer and comedian (d. 1973)
1917 - Joe Pasternak, Transylvania Hungary, producer (Spinout, Big City)
1919 - Blanche Thebom, Monessen Penn, mezzo-soprano (Amneris-Aida)
1919 - Harry Shorto, linguist
1920 - Karen Khachiturian, composer
1921 - Billy Ward, US songwriter/singer/pianist/arranger (Dominoes)
1921 - Paulo Freire, Brazilian educator & writer (d. 1997)
1922 - Catherine Mary Hall, nurse
1922 - Damon [Francis] Knight, US, sci-fi author (CV, Beyond the Barrier)
1922 - Dana Zatopek, Czechoslavakia, javelin thrower (Olympic-gold-1952)
1922 - Emil Zatopek, Czechoslavakia, 5K/10K/marathon (Olympic-gold-1952)
1924 - Ernest Tomlinson, composer
1926 - Arthur Wills, composer
1926 - Edwin "Duke" Snider, Bkln Dodger centerfielder (406 HRs)
1926 - Lurieen Wallace, (Gov-D-Ala, 1966-68)
1926 - Pierre Janssen, art museum director
1926 - James Lipton, American actor, writer and host of Inside the Actors Studio
1927 - Rosemary Harris, English actress
1928 - Adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct)
1928 - William Hickey, actor (Prizzi's Honor)
1929 - 10th duke of Richmond, English large landowner/art collector
1929 - Margaret S Roukema, (Rep-R-New Jersey, 1981- )
1929 - Timothy Colman, Engl manufacturer/multi-millionaire (Reckitt & Colman)
1930 - Muhal Richard Abrams, composer
1930 - Rosemary Harris, Ashby Suffolk England, actress (Holocaust)
1930 - Antonio Margheriti, Italian filmmaker (d. 2002)
1931 - Brook Benton, soul vocalist (Rainy Night in Georgia)
1931 - Ray Danton, NYC, actor/director (Longest Day, Psychic Killer)
1931 - Jean-Claude Carrière, French screenwriter and actor
1932 - Mike Royko, Chicago, journalist (Chic Daily News)/author (Boss)
1933 - David McCallum, Glasgow Scot, actor (Ilyla Kuryakin-Man From UNCLE)
1934 - Brian Epstein, rock manager (Beatles)
1935 - Esmond Bulmer, English cider brewer/Conservative Lower house leader
1935 - Nick Massi, Newark NJ, rocker (4 Seasons-Sherry)
1935 - Robert Kruger, (Sen-D Texas)
1935 - Thomas W Ewing, (Rep-R-Illinois)
1935 - Benjamin Hacker, American naval aviator (d. 2003)
1936 - Alfred A Oerter Jr, Astoria NY, discus (Olympic-gold-56, 60, 64, 68)
1937 - Abner Haynes, American football player
1938 - Zygmunt Krauze, composer
1940 - Bill Medley, Santa Ana Cal, rocker (Righteous Bros-Up Where We Belong)
1940 - Paul Williams, Omaha NE, singer/composer/actor (Planet of the Apes)
1940 - Sylvia Tyson, rocker
1941 - "Mama" Cass Elliot, Balt Maryland, rock vocalist (Mamas & The Papas)
1941 - Jim Fox, England, pentathlete (Olympics-1972)
1941 - Umberto Bossi, Italian politician
1942 - Freda Payne, American singer and actress
1943 - Chris Joyce, photographer
1943 - Christi Haas, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1964)
1943 - Joe Leonard Morgan, 2nd baseman (Reds)/commentator (ESPN)
1943 - Joe Morgan, baseball player
1944 - Ard Schenk, 500, 1500, 5000k speed skater (Olympics-gold-1972)
1944 - Anders Björck, Swedish politician
1944 - Jean Succar Kuri, Lebanese-born Mexican businessman
1945 - David Bromberg, Phila, musician (Demon in Disguise)
1945 - Freda Payne, Detroit Mich, vocalist (Band of Gold)
1945 - Jane Blalock, Portsmouth NH, LPGA golfer (1972 Colgate-Dinah Shore
1945 - Lee Dorman, St Louis Mo, rock bassist (Iron Butterfly)
1945 - Randolph Mantooth, Sacramento Calif, actor (Emergency, Loving)
1946 - Hans van de Berg, actor (Ciske the Rat)
1946 - John Coghlan, London, rock drummer (Status Quo)
1946 - Brian Henton, English racing driver
1947 - Larry Brown, NFL runningback (3rd to rush over 4,000 yards)
1947 - Steve Bartlett, (Rep-R-TX, 1983- )
1947 - Tanith Lee, UK, sci-fi author (Don't Bite the Sun)
1948 - Jeremy Irons, England, actor (French Lieutenant's Woman)
1948 - Michael Cooper, SF Calif, sodomizer (FBI Most Wanted List)
1948 - Nadezhda Tkachenko, USSR, pentathlete (Olympic-gold-1980)
1948 - Mihai Timofti, Director, actor, musician from Moldova-Chisinau
1949 - Twiggy Lawson, [Leslie Hornby], England, model/actress (Boyfriend, W)
1949 - Barry Scheck, American lawyer, co-founder Innocence Project
1950 - Joan Lunden, Fair Oaks Calif, news host (Good Morning America)
1950 - Rudy Ramos, Lawton Okla, actor (Wind-High Chaparral)
1951 - Daniel Lanois, Canadian record producer
1952 - Rhys Chatham, composer
1952 - Scott Colomby, Bkln, actor (Stash-Sons & Daughters, Szysznyk)
1952 - Bernard de Dryver, Belgian racing driver
1952 - Gunnar Hökmark, Swedish politician
1955 - Richard Burmer, American composer and musician (d. 2006)
1955 - Rex Smith, American singer and actor
1956 - Rex Smith, Jacksonville Fla, actor (Solid Gold, Pirates of Penzance)
1956 - Juan Manuel Fangio II, Argentine racing driver
1957 - Richard M Linnehan, Lowell Mass, astronaut (STS 78, sk: 90)
1958 - Kevin Hooks, Phila, actor (Sounder, Aaron Loves Angela)
1958 - Azumah Nelson, Ghanaian boxer
1960 - Julianna Young, Ft Campbell KY, playmate (Nov, 1993)
1960 - Loïc Bigois, French engineer
1962 - Randy Myers, Vancouver WA, pitcher (Chic Cubs, Baltimore Orioles)
1962 - Tonja Walker, Huntington WV, actress (Alex-One Life to Live)
1962 - Cheri Oteri, American actress and comedian
1962 - Ken Rosenthal, American sportswriter
1963 - Alessandra Martines, Italian entertainer
1963 - Jarvis Cocker, English musician (Pulp)
1963 - David Seaman, English footballer
1964 - Kim Richards, LI NY, actress (Nanny & Prof, James at 15)
1964 - Trisha Yearwood, Monticello GA, country singer (Sweetest Gift)
1964 - Patrick Marber, British playwright
1964 - Bob Papa, American sportscaster
1965 - Debbye Turner, Miss America (1990)
1965 - Katrina McClain, Charleston SC, basketball forward (Olympics-gold-96)
1965 - Alexandra Vandernoot, Belgian actress
1965 - Sabine Paturel, French singer
1966 - El Samurai, [Osamu Matsuda], wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
1966 - Michael Campbell, CFL defensive tackle (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
1966 - Soledad O'Brien, American journalist
1966 - Eric Robert Rudolph, American criminal
1966 - Yoshihiro Takayama, Japanese professional wrestler
1967 - Jim Abbott, Flint MI, pitcher (California Angels, NY Yankees)
1967 - Jim Abbott, baseball player
1967 - Alexander Karelin, Russian wrestler
1969 - Candy Dulfer, Amsterdam Holland, saxophonist (Lily Was Here)
1969 - Matthew L Perry, actor (Friends)
1969 - Alkinoos Ioannidis, Greek-Cypriot singer and composer
1969 - Tapio Wilska, Finnish singer
1970 - Antii Tormenen, Espoo FIN, NHL forward (Finland Oly-B-98, Ottawa)
1970 - Takanori Nishikawa, Japanese pop/rock singer
1970 - Victor Williams, American actor
1971 - Colleen Coyne, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)
1971 - Jeremy Nunley, NFL defensive tackle/defensive end (Houston Oilers)
1971 - Sanaa Lathan, American actress
1972 - Amy Frazier, St Louis Mo, tennis star
1972 - David Tamburrino, Saratoga Springs NY, speed skater (Olympics-1994)
1972 - Eric van de Merwe, soccer player (Dordrecht '90)
1972 - Fred McCrary, NFL fullback (Phila Eagles)
1973 - Jeremy Jordan, singer
1973 - Nick Colgan, Irish footballer
1973 - Cristiano da Matta, Brazilian racing car driver
1974 - Victoria Silverstedt, Skelleftehamn Sweden, playmate (Dec, 1996)
1974 - Jimmy Fallon, American actor and comedian
1974 - Victoria Silvstedt, Swedish model
1976 - La Chanda Jenkins, Miss District of Columbia USA (1996)
1976 - Alison Sweeney, American actress
1976 - Jim Ward, American musician (At the Drive-In, Sparta)
1976 - Jessica York, television personality
1977 - Ryan Dusick, American drummer (Maroon 5)
1977 - Akash Chopra, Indian cricketer
1978 - Michelle Alves, Brazilian supermodel
1978 - Nick Johnson, baseball player
1978 - Nigel Mitchell, Quizmania and Capital Disney presenter
1978 - Jorge López Montaña, Spanish footballer
1979 - Dannielle Brent, British actress
1979 - Noémie Lenoir, French supermodel and actress
1980 - Sara Quin, Canadian singer/songwriter (Tegan and Sara)
1980 - Tegan Quin, Canadian singer/songwriter (Tegan and Sara)
1981 - Damiano Cunego, Italian cyclist
1981 - Scott Baker, American baseball player
1981 - Rick DiPietro, American ice hockey player
1982 - Eleni Daniilidou, Greek tennis player
1982 - Columbus Short, American actor and choreographer
1982 - Jordan Parise, American ice hockey player
1982 - Nicole Voss, American model
1983 - Matt Wiman, American mixed martial artist
1983 - Joey Devine, American baseball player
1983 - Charlie Haeger, American baseball player
1984 - Eamon, American pop singer
1984 - Kevin Zegers, Canadian actor
1986 - Gerald Ciolek, German cyclist
1986 - Ken Gushi, Japanese racing driver
1986 - Peter Vack, American voice actor
1987 - Danielle Panabaker, American actress
1990 - Saki Fukuda, Japanese actress
1991 - Demelza Reveley, Australian model
1994 - Alex Etel, British actor
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