Famous Birthdays on this Day, November 14:

1511 - Janus Secundus, neo latin poet (Basia)
1567 - Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange (d. 1625)
1601 - Jean Eudes, French missionary (d. 1680)
1650 - Willem III Henry, [Dutch William], king of England (1689-1702)
1663 - Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer
1679 - Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius
1719 - Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer
1740 - Johann van Beethoven, Ludwig van Beethoven's father and first teacher (d. 1792)
1746 - Giulio Gabrielli the Younger, Italian Cardinal
1765 - Robert Fulton, built 1st coml steamboat (or 0819)
1771 - Marie François Xavier Bichat, French anatomist and physiologist (d. 1802)
1774 - Gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, composer
1776 - Henri Dutrochet, discovered & named process of osmosis
1778 - Johann Nepomuk Hummel, composer
1779 - Adam Gottlob Oehlenschläger, Danish poet (d. 1850)
1796 - Carlo Conti, composer
1797 - Charles Lyell, Scotland, geologist (Principles of Geology)
1800 - Heinrich Ludwig Egmont Dorn, composer
1802 - August F Pott, German philologist (Etymology Forschungen)
1803 - Jacob Abbott, American writer (d. 1879)
1805 - Fanny Cacilia Mendelssohn Hensel, composer
1812 - Maria Christina of Savoy, queen of the Two Sicilies (d. 1836)
1814 - Michael Kelly Lawler, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), dies in 1882
1816 - John Curwen, composer
1822 - William Harrow, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1872
1823 - Robert J Fruin, historian (80 year war)
1825 - August Reissmann, composer
1827 - Isaac Wistar, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1905
1828 - James Birdseye MacPherson, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1864
1829 - Giulio Roberti, composer
1833 - Antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian/chess player
1838 - August Senoa, Croatian author (Zlatarevo zlato)
1840 - Claude Monet, France, impressionist (Water Lilies)
1842 - Walter Williams, claimed to be last survivor of Civil War (d 1959)
1845 - Allen Hill, cricketer (took the 1st wicket in Test cricket)
1845 - Johann Ernst Perabo, composer
1861 - Frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U)
1863 - Leo H A Baekeland, Belgian/US chemist (bakelite)
1875 - Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater
1875 - Gregorio del Pilar, Filipino general (d. 1899)
1877 - René de Clerq, Flemish poet/author (Emergency Horn)
1878 - Leopold Staff, Polish poet (d. 1957)
1878 - Julie Manet, French painter, daughter of Berthe Morisot (d. 1966)
1879 - Geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
1880 - Eugene O'Brien, Boulder OH, actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm)
1883 - Nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52)
1887 - Bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
1887 - Louis A van Gasteren, Dutch actor/director (Willem van Oranje)
1889 - Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64)
1891 - Frederick Banting, Canadian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (d. 1941)
1892 - James Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912)
1893 - Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi)
1893 - Evert S J Kruythoff, Ned Antillean author (conservation flora)
1893 - Piet Moeskops, Dutch world champ cyclist (1921-24, 26)
1894 - Harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist
1894 - Seena Owen, Spokane WA, silent screen actress (Queen Kelly)
1895 - Walter Freeman, American physician (d. 1972)
1895 - Louise Huff, American actress (d. 1973)
1896 - Mamie G Doud Eisenhower, 1st lady (1953-61)
1897 - John Steuart Curry, US painter/lithographer (Baptism in Kansas)
1898 - Benjamin Fondane, Romanian-French writer and filmmaker (d. 1944)
1900 - Aaron Copeland, Brooklyn, composer (Billy the Kid, Appalachian Spring)
1900 - Clara Fasano, sculptor
1900 - Aaron Copland, American composer (d. 1990)
1901 - Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)
1904 - Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer
1904 - Dick Powell, Mt View Ark, actor (Cry Danger, Dick Powell Theater)
1904 - Harold Larwood, cricketer (England bodyline bowler)
1904 - Marya Mannes, NYC, author (The Reporter)
1905 - L H Ruitenberg, vicar/editor in chief (Reformed of Netherlands)
1905 - Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian author
1905 - John Henry Barbee, American guitarist and singer (d. 1964)
1906 - Louise Brooks, silent screen star (American Venus, Pandora's Box)
1907 - Astrid Lindgren, Swedish children book author (Pipi Longstocking)
1907 - Howard William Hunter, Mormon Church Leader
1907 - Pedro Arrupe, Spanish priest/Jesuit
1908 - Harrison E Salisbury, journalist/author (50th Anniv of Soviet Union)
1909 - Joseph R McCarthy, (Sen-R-Wisc), anti-communist lunatic
1910 - Eric Lawson Malpass, writer
1910 - Norman MacCaig, poet
1910 - Rosemary DeCamp, Prescott Az, actress (Love That Bob, That Girl)
1912 - Barbara Hutton, heiress (Woolworth)
1914 - Eric John Crozier, producer/librettist
1914 - Florentine Rost van Tonningen-Heubel, Dutch black widow/Nazi
1914 - Ken Carson, Coalgate Okla, singer (Garry Moore Show)
1915 - Edward Digby Baltzell, Ivy League sociologist
1916 - Sherwood Schwartz, Passaic NJ, TV creator (Brady Bunch, Gilligan Is)
1919 - Veronica Lake, [Constance Ockleman], actress (I Married a Witch)
1919 - Lisa Otto, German soprano
1920 - Johnny Desmond, Detroit Mich, singer (Your Hit Parade)
1921 - Brian Keith, Bayonne NJ, actor (Bill-Family Affair, Loneliest Runner)
1922 - Boutros Boutros Ghali, Egyptian secretary-general of UN (1992- )
1922 - Marina Candael, Flemish dancer/choreography (Rhapsody in Blue)
1923 - Margaret Courtenay, actress (Royal Flash, Duet for One)
1924 - Arthur Frank "Peter" Shore, egyptologist
1924 - Billy Jim Layton, composer
1924 - Kenneth J Gray, (Rep-D-IL, 1955-75, 85- )
1924 - Leonid B Kogan, Dnepropetrovsk Russia, violinist (Lenin Prize-1952)
1924 - Phyllis Avery, NYC, actress (Alice-George Gobel Show, Ruth-Mr Novak)
1927 - Narciso Yepes, Lorca Spain, guitarist (Orquesta Nacionale 1947)
1927 - McLean Stevenson, American actor (d. 1996)
1928 - Kathleen Hughes, Hollywood Calif, actress (It Came From Outer Space)
1928 - Leonie Rysanek, dramatic soprano (Vienna Munich State Opera 1952-54)
1929 - Horst Janssen, graphic Artist
1929 - McLean Stevenson, Normal Ill, actor (M*A*S*H, Hello Larry)
1930 - Alan Moss, cricket pace bowler (England during 50's)
1930 - Edward H White II, San Antonio Texas, Lt Col USAF/astronaut (Gemini 4)
1930 - Ornelio Martina, Antillian author/governor of Curacao
1930 - Shirley Crabtree, professional wrestler (d. 1997)
1930 - Charles De Sorgher, Belgian bobsledder
1930 - Monique Mercure, French Canadian actress
1930 - Michael Robbins, British actor (d. 1992)
1931 - Claudia Jane Archibald, parapsychologist
1932 - Henk Mochel, Dutch TV host (Rondom tien)
1932 - Ramon Zupko, composer
1933 - Fred W Haise Jr, Biloxi Miss, astronaut (Apollo 13 STS T-1, T-3, T-5)
1934 - Ellis Marsalis, jazz musician
1934 - Roman A Gulyayev, cosmonaut
1934 - Kurt Hamrin, Swedish soccer player
1935 - Don Stewart, actor (Guiding Light)
1935 - Donald Edwin White, advertising copywriter/opera administrator
1935 - Gennadi Aleksandrovich Dolgopolov, cosmonaut
1935 - Hussein ibn Talal I, king of Jordan (1953- )
1935 - Jakusho Kwong, Santa Rosa Calif, head of Sonoma Mountain Zen Center
1936 - Cornell Gunther, LA Calif, musician (Coasters-Poison Ivy)
1939 - Wendy (Walter) Carlos, Pawtucket RI, composer (Switched on Bach)
1940 - Freddie Garrity, rocker (Freddie & the Dreamers-I'm Telling You Now)
1941 - Hermanus J Kriel, South African minister of Planning (1989- )
1942 - John Du Preez, cricketer (S Afr leg-spin all-rounder v Aust 1966-67)
1943 - Peter Norton, American software engineer
1944 - Aditya Biria, industrialist
1944 - Scherrie Payne, US singer (Supremes-Incredible)
1945 - Paul Hirsch, American film editor
1945 - Stella Obasanjo, Nigerian First Lady (d. 2005)
1947 - P J O'Rourke, writer (Easy Money)
1947 - Syanley "Buckwheat" Dural Jr, US accordionist (On Track)
1948 - Charles Philip Arthur George (Prince Charles), Prince of Wales/Duke of Cornwall
1948 - Jacob Kohnstamm, Dutch undersecretary of the Interior (D66, 1994-)
1948 - James Young, Chicago IL, rock guitarist (Styx)
1948 - Robert Ginty, Bkln NY, actor (Paper Chase, White Fire)
1949 - Terry Lee Johnson, Alabama, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
1951 - Barry Brandt, Wash DC, rock drummer (Angel)
1951 - Sandahl Bergman, KC Missouri, actress (Conan, All that Jazz)
1951 - Stephen Bishop, rocker vocalist
1951 - Zhang Yimou, Chinese film director
1952 - Alec John Such, rocker
1952 - Ray Sharkey, Brooklyn NY, actor (Wise Guys, Wired, Caged Fear)
1953 - Alexander O'Neal, Minneapolis, rocker (James Hearsky Harris III)
1953 - Phil Baron, American voice actor
1953 - Dominique de Villepin, Prime Minister of France
1954 - Bernard Hinault, French bicylist (Tour de France)
1954 - Yanni, new age musician (Live at the Acropolis, Sand Dance)
1954 - Condoleezza Rice, United States Secretary of State
1955 - Jack Sikma, NBA center (Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks)
1955 - Willie Hernandez, pitcher (Cy Young Award)
1956 - Alec John Such, US pop bassist (Bon Jovi-Wanted Dead or Alive)
1956 - Kenneth D Bowersox, Portsmouth Va, USN/astro (STS 50, 61, 73, 82)
1957 - Frank Affolter, pianist/writer/composer (If Nobody Does)
1957 - Michael J Fitzgerald, American writer
1958 - Lynda Lehmann, Karoonda Australia, canoeist (Olympics-96)
1959 - Annie Schilder, Dutch singer (BZN)
1960 - Tom Judson, American actor and composer
1961 - D B Sweeney, actor (Cutting Edge, Fire in the Sky, Day in October)
1961 - Gordon Jennison Noice, American actor
1962 - Laura San Giacoma, Danville NJ, actress (Pretty Woman, Vital Signs)
1962 - Morgan Reeser, Fort Lauderdale Fla, 470 yachter (Olymp-8th-1992, 96)
1962 - Harland Williams, Canadian-born actor
1963 - Mike Prior, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)
1964 - Andrew, rocker (The Pasadenas-Riding on a Train)
1964 - Joseph "Run" Simmons, New York, American rapper (Run DMC)
1964 - Silken Laumann, Mississauga Ontario, rower (Oly-bronze, silver-92, 96)
1964 - Bill Hemmer, American television news reporter
1964 - Patrick Warburton, American actor
1964 - Rev Run, American rapper
1966 - Carl Coulter, CFL corner (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
1966 - Curt Schilling, Anchorage AK, pitcher (Phila Phillies)
1966 - Eric Hill, NFL middle linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
1966 - Rod Harris, CFL slot back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
1966 - Petra Roßner, German cyclist
1967 - Letitia Dean, actress (Sharon Watts-EastEnders)
1967 - Matthew King, Brisbane QLD, Australasia golfer
1967 - Nina Gordon, American singer
1968 - Bob Christian, NFL running back (Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons)
1968 - Claudia Porwik, Coburg Ger, tennis star (1995 Futures-Valladolid)
1968 - Kent Bottenfield, Portland Oregon, pitcher (Chic Cubs)
1968 - Lionel Simmons, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
1968 - Janine Lindemulder, American porn actress
1968 - Serge Postigo, Canadian actor
1969 - Butch Walker, Rome Ga, heavy metal guitarist (Southgang-Tainted Angel)
1969 - David Webb, WLAF defensive end (Scottish Claymores)
1969 - Mark Henderson, US, 4X100m butterfly (Olympics-gold-96)
1969 - Sue Stewart, Toronto Ontario, basketball guard (Olympics-96)
1970 - Dana Stubblefield, NFL defensive tackle (SF 49ers)
1970 - Darrien Gordon, NFL cornerback (SD Chargers, Broncos-Superbowl 32)
1970 - David Wesley, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets, Boston Celtics)
1970 - Derrick Hoskins, NFL safety (Oakland Raiders)
1970 - Dexter Nottage, NFL defensive end (Wash Redskins, KC Chiefs)
1971 - Adam Gilchrist, cricket wicket-keeper (hard-hit Australian ODI 1996)
1971 - Marco Leonardi, Italian-Australian actor
1972 - Aaron Taylor, NFL guard (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)
1972 - Ed Patterson, Delta, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
1972 - Lori Dupuis, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)
1972 - Matthew Bloom, American professional wrestler
1972 - Edyta Górniak, Polish singer
1972 - Martin Pike, Australian rules footballer
1973 - Caroline Hall, Bristol England, golfer (Curtis Cup 1992)
1973 - DeRon Jenkins, cornerback (Baltimore Ravens)
1973 - Lawyer Milloy, strong safety (New England Patriots)
1973 - Dana Snyder, American voice actor
1973 - Moka Only, Canadian musician
1974 - David Moscow, actor (Big)
1974 - Adam Walsh, American murder victim (d. 1981)
1975 - Travis Barker, American musician (Blink-182, +44)
1975 - Faye Tozer, British musician (Steps)
1976 - Chris Demetral, Royal Oaks MI, actor (Dolly Dearest)
1977 - Heather Gray, Miss West Virginia Teen USA (1996)
1977 - Obie Trice, American rapper
1978 - Xavier Nady, American baseball player
1978 - Bobby Allen, American ice hockey player
1979 - Jean-Alain Boumsong, French footballer
1979 - Tobin Esperance, American musician (Papa Roach)
1979 - Mavie Hörbiger, German actress
1980 - Margot Contois, Marquette Mich, dance skater (& Robert Peal)
1980 - Brock Pierce, American actor
1981 - Tom Ferrier, British racing driver
1982 - Kyle Orton, American football player (Chicago Bears)
1983 - C E Gadda, writer
1983 - Lil Boosie, American rapper
1984 - Marija Serifovic, Serbian singer
1984 - Lisa De Vanna, Australian female footballer
1985 - Thomas Vermaelen, Belgian footballer
1989 - Jake Livermore, English footballer
1990 - Jessie Jacobs, Australian actress and singer (d. 2008)
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