Monday, January 7, 2008

January 7 Today's Birthdays

January 7, 1996 Abbey Speakman, England, born 19 days after her twin sister
January 7, 1987 Angel Carter, American Model
January 7, 1983 Natalie Gulbis, American Athlete
January 7, 1979 Shawn Ashmore, Canadian Actor
January 7, 1978 Shiri Appleby, American Actress
January 7, 1978 Rio Ferdinand, English Athlete
January 7, 1977 Dustin Diamond, born in San Jose, California, actor, Screech-Saved By Bell
January 7, 1976 Rachel McAdams, Canadian Actress
January 7, 1975 Robert Norman Waddell, Cambridge NZ, Single scull rower 1996 Olympics
January 7, 1974 Jennifer LeRoy, Craig CO, playmate, Feb, 1993
January 7, 1974 Nicole Appleton, Canadian Musician
January 7, 1973 Bobby Engram, wide receiver for the Chicago Bears
January 7, 1973 Brian Milne, fullback for the Cincinnati Bengals
January 7, 1973 Ricky Wood, Van Nuys California, diver 1996 Olympics
January 7, 1973 Robert Dunn, Glenn Cove, New York, team handball left wing 1996 Olympics
January 7, 1972 Aaron John Mcintosh, Auckland NZ, sailboard yachter 1996 Olympics
January 7, 1972 Chuck Levy, kick returner/running back for the San Francisco 49ers
January 7, 1972 Donald Brashear, Bedford, NHL left wing, Montreal Canadiens
January 7, 1972 Hermann Maier, Austrian Athlete
January 7, 1971 Bobby Hamilton, NFL/WLAF defensive end, Amsterdam Admirals, New York Jets
January 7, 1971 Masato Itai, WLAF wide receiver for the Amsterdam Admirals
January 7, 1971 Todd Yeaman, NFL defensive tackle for the New York Giants
January 7, 1970 Darryl Williams, NFL safety, Seattle Seahawks, Cin Bengals
January 7, 1970 Frank "Cliff" Mannon, Amarillo, Texas, team handball 1996 Olympics
January 7, 1970 Paul McCallum, CFL/WLAF kicker/punter, Claymores, Sask Roughriders
January 7, 1970 Todd Day, NBA guard and forward for the Boston Celtics
January 7, 1970 Morgan Spurlock, American Director
January 7, 1969 Chris Hatcher, U.S. baseball outfielder for the Houston Astros
January 7, 1969 Doug E Doug, actor, Cosby
January 7, 1969 Erric Pegram, NFL running back, Pit Steelers, New York Giants, San Diego Chargers
January 7, 1969 Todd Kinchen, NFL wide receiver, St. Louis Rams, Atlanta Falcons
January 7, 1968 Michael Rosati, hockey goaltender, Team Italy 1998
January 7, 1968 Nathaniel Bolton, WLAF running back for the Frankfurt Galaxy
January 7, 1968 Thom Yorke, English Musician
January 7, 1967 Guy Hebert, Troy, NHL goalie, Anaheim Mighty Ducks, Team USA 98
January 7, 1967 Scott Galbraith, NFL tight end, Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys
January 7, 1966 Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, model/wife of John Kennedy Jr
January 7, 1966 Jennifer Luff, Australian rower 1996 Olympics
January 7, 1966 Randy Burridge, Fort Erie, NHL left wing for the Buffalo Sabres
January 7, 1966 Sherman Alexie, American Writer
January 7, 1965 Mark Rushmere, cricketer, South Africa opening bat in comeback Test 1992
January 7, 1964 Francisco Maciel, Mexico, tennis star
January 7, 1964 Nicolas Cage, actor, Moonstruck, Racing with the Moon
January 7, 1964 Dan Savage, American Writer
January 7, 1963 Craig Shipley, Australian/US baseball infielder for the San Diego Padres
January 7, 1963 Sam Graves, American Politician
January 7, 1962 Hallie Todd, actress, Check is in the Mail
January 7, 1962 Jeff Montgomery, Wellston, Ohio, pitcher for the Kansas City Royals
January 7, 1961 John Thune, American Politician
January 7, 1960 David Marciano, Newark, New Jersey, actor, Det Ray Vecchio-Due South
January 7, 1960 Tierre Turner, born in Detroit, Michigan, actor, Waverly Wonders, Cop and the Kid
January 7, 1960 Charlie Bell, Australian Businessman
January 7, 1960 Loretta Sanchez, American Politician
January 7, 1960 Matthew Shipp, American Musician
January 7, 1959 Kathy Valentine, rocker, Go-Go's-We Got the Beat
January 7, 1959 Simon Cowell, British Entertainer
January 7, 1958 Donna Rice, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, model/Gary Hart's lover
January 7, 1958 Peter R Mokaba, president, South African Youth Congress
January 7, 1957 Katie Couric, born in Arlington, Virginia, TV news host, Today
January 7, 1957 Kristen Meadows, actress, Santa Barbara
January 7, 1957 Nicholson Baker, American Novelist
January 7, 1956 Robin Walton, Boise ID, LPGA golfer, 1995 GHP Heartland Classic-15th
January 7, 1956 Rosalyn Bryant, born in Chicago, Illinois, 4x400m runner 1976 Olympics silver
January 7, 1956 Trudie Styler, England, wife of Sting/sponsor, Rainforest Concert
January 7, 1956 David Caruso, American Actor
January 7, 1955 Sandra Bernhard, born in Arizona, Follow That Bird, King of Comedy
January 7, 1955 Yo-Yo Ma, American Musician
January 7, 1954 Alan Butcher, cricketer, one Test England vs. India, scored 14 and 20
January 7, 1953 Agha Zahid, cricketer, open batting for Pak vs. WI 1975, scored 14 and 1
January 7, 1953 Earl Wilber Force "Wire" Lindo, rocker, Bob Marley and the Wailers
January 7, 1952 Giuliano Ferrara
January 7, 1951 Talgat Amangeldyyevich Musabayev, Russian mjr/cosmonaut, TM-19, TM-27
January 7, 1951 John Mellencamp, American Musician
January 7, 1950 Erin Gray, born in Honolulu, Hawaii, actress, Silver Spoons, Buck Rogers
January 7, 1949 John Christopher Parry, rocker, Cure
January 7, 1949 Marshall Chapman, Spartanburg, South Carolina, country singer
January 7, 1948 Kaz Lux, Poland/Netherland, singer
January 7, 1948 Kenny Loggins, born in Everett, Washington, singer, & Messina-This is it, Footloose
January 7, 1947 David Porcelijn, Dutch composer and conductor
January 7, 1946 Andy Brown, rock drummer, Fortunes Birmingham
January 7, 1946 Jann S Wenner, publisher, Rolling Stone
January 7, 1946 Catharine MacKinnon, American Activist
January 7, 1945 Tony Conigliaro, Massachusetts, baseball outfielder for the Boston Red Sox
January 7, 1944 Ad [GB] Nijhuis, Dutch MP, VVD
January 7, 1944 Mike McGear, Liverpool, singer, Paul McCartney's brother
January 7, 1944 George Nethercutt, American Politician
January 7, 1943 Jim Lefebvre, Hawthorne California, baseball manager for the Seattle Mariners
January 7, 1943 Leona Williams, singer and songwriter, Ladies Get the Blues
January 7, 1943 Nicholas Warner, test Pilot
January 7, 1943 Silvia Cartwright, New Zealander Statesman
January 7, 1943 Stephen Greenblatt, American Critic
January 7, 1942 Paul Revere, rock keyoardist, Good Thing
January 7, 1942 Vasili Alexeyev, U.S.S.R., weightlifer, Olympics gold 72, 76
January 7, 1942 Paul Weyrich, American Critic
January 7, 1942 Helen Garner, Australian Novelist
January 7, 1941 Ann Susan Hills, freelance journalist
January 7, 1941 Frederick Drew Gregory, Washington D.C., Col USAF/astro, STS 51-B, 33, 44
January 7, 1941 Robert Hicks, rocker, Paul Butterfield Blues Band
January 7, 1941 Angelo Scola, Italian Clergyman
January 7, 1941 John E. Walker, English Scientist
January 7, 1940 William Elgin Swinton, child psychiatrist
January 7, 1940 Bruce Vento, American Politician
January 7, 1939 David Buchan, ethno-musicologist
January 7, 1939 Tom Kierman, British rugby player
January 7, 1938 Jasperina de Jong, Dutch cabaret performer, Jan Rao en z'n Maat
January 7, 1938 Ann Jones, English Athlete
January 7, 1936 Eldee Young, U.S. bassist, Young Holt Unlimited-Hang on Sloopy
January 7, 1935 Noam Sheriff, composer
January 7, 1935 Valeri Nikolayevich Kubasov, cosmonaut, Soyuz 6, 19, 36/35
January 7, 1935 Thomas Keneally, Australian Novelist
January 7, 1934 Charles Lamont Jenkins, New York City, 400m runner 1956 Olympics gold
January 7, 1934 Amiri Baraka, American Writer
January 7, 1933 Elliot Kastner, New York City, producer, Bobo, Big Sleep, Ffolkes
January 7, 1931 Mack Mattingly, Sen-R-GA, 1981-86
January 7, 1931 Cotton Fitzsimmons, American Coach
January 7, 1929 Douglas Kiker, NBC newsman, 1970 Peabody Award
January 7, 1929 Kenneth Henry, U.S., 500m speed skater 1952 Olympics gold
January 7, 1929 Terry Moore, [Helen Luella Koford], LA Cal, actress, Little Sheba
January 7, 1928 Rajindranath, cricketer, 4 stumpings in his only Test for India
January 7, 1928 William Peter Blatty, New York City, author/director, The Exorcist
January 7, 1925 Gerald Malcolm Durrell, Britain, zoologist/writer, Mockery Bird
January 7, 1924 Roloff Beny, Alberta, painter/photographer, A Time of Gods
January 7, 1923 Charles Russell Woolen, composer
January 7, 1922 Jean-Pierre [Louis] Rampal, Marseilles France, flautist
January 7, 1922 Vincent Gardenia, Naples Italy, actor, All in the Family, LA Law
January 7, 1921 John Lanigan, tenor
January 7, 1920 Albert Meltzer, anarchist
January 7, 1920 Aubrey Brabazon, jockey/trainer
January 7, 1920 Lionel Alexander Bethune [Alastair] Pilkington, engineer/Industrialist
January 7, 1918 Alessadro Natta, Italian political leader, Communist Party
January 7, 1918 Colin Snedden, cricketer, Test NZ vs. England 1947, 0-46, did not bat
January 7, 1917 Ulysses Sipmson Kay, composer
January 7, 1917 Helen Suzman, South African Politician
January 7, 1916 Gerrit Schulte, [Le Fou Pedalant], Dutch 6 day bicyclist
January 7, 1916 Paul Keres, U.S.S.R., chess grandmaster, 1950
January 7, 1915 Herman Musaph, Dutch psychiatrist/sexologist/founder, NVSH
January 7, 1915 Philip Morrison, American Scientist
January 7, 1915 Charles Templeton, Canadian Cartoonist
January 7, 1913 Francis De Wolff, England, actor, From Russia With Love
January 7, 1913 Shirley Ross, born in Omaha, Nebraska, actress, Cafe Society, Prison Farm
January 7, 1912 Charles Addams, cartoonist, New Yorker, Addams Family
January 7, 1911 Merv Waite, cricketer, S Australian all-rounder
January 7, 1910 Alain JG de Rothschild, France, banker/baron
January 7, 1910 Jack Lovelock, NZ/U.S. surgeon/runner 1936 Olympics gold
January 7, 1910 Edmund Leach, British Scientist
January 7, 1907 Nicanor Zabaleta, San Sebastian, Spain, harpist
January 7, 1905 Francis Taylor, builder
January 7, 1903 Alan Napier, Birmingham England, actor, Alfred-Batman
January 7, 1903 Albrecht Haushofer, writer
January 7, 1903 Shalva Azmayparashvili, composer
January 7, 1903 Vladimir Alexandrovich Vlasov, composer
January 7, 1900 Herbert Butterfield, British Historian
January 7, 1899 Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, Paris, composer/pianist, Les Biches
January 7, 1899 Kenneth Thomson, Pitts, actor, Broadway Melody, Little Giant
January 7, 1898 Art Baker, New York City, TV host, You Asked For It
January 7, 1898 Geronimo Baqueiro Foster, composer
January 7, 1896 Arnold Ridley, Bath England, actor/dramatist, The Ghost Train
January 7, 1895 Marie-Dominique Chenu, French Roman Catholic theologist
January 7, 1894 Jose Rozo Contreras, composer
January 7, 1892 Rudolf Moser, composer
January 7, 1891 Zora Neale Hurston, American Dramatist
January 7, 1890 Henny Porten, Magdeburg Germany, silent screen star, Deception
January 7, 1890 Maurice E McLoughlin, tennis champ, U.S. Open-1912
January 7, 1888 Henry A. Wallace, American Vice President
January 7, 1886 Aaron Nimzovich, Latvian Celebrity
January 7, 1885 Frank H Knight, American Economist
January 7, 1883 Andrew Browne, Irish/British Admiral, WW II
January 7, 1879 St. Bernadette, Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, 1844, religious visionary
January 7, 1877 Johannes F Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer, 1 great dog
January 7, 1876 William Yeates Hurlstone, composer
January 7, 1875 Thomas Hicks, English/U.S. marathon runner:, Olympics gold 1904
January 7, 1873 Adolph Zukor, Hungary, movie producer/director/executive, Paramount
January 7, 1873 Charles Pierre Peguy, Orleans Fr, Catholic writer, God Speaks
January 7, 1873 Charles Peguy, French Philosopher
January 7, 1868 Abraham M "Mark" Lidzbarski, Polish/German orientalist
January 7, 1863 Richard W. Sears, American Businessman
January 7, 1860 Emanuil Mandlov, composer
January 7, 1855 Eliezer Ben-Jehuda, [Perelmann], Latvia, writer, 1st hebrew newspaper
January 7, 1854 Christiaan Rudolf de Wet, South African Politician
January 7, 1853 Nikolai Arkas, composer
January 7, 1845 Louis III, last king of Bavaria, 1913-18
January 7, 1845 Paul Deusen, German philosopher, Schopenhauer-Gesellschaft
January 7, 1844 Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, [St. Bernadette of Lourdes], saint/visionary
January 7, 1842 Johan Lindegren, composer
January 7, 1839 Ouida, English Novelist
January 7, 1830 , Samuel, Emerson Opdycke, Bvt Major General Union volunteers
January 7, 1830 Albert Bierstadt, Germany, painter, US landscapes
January 7, 1824 James Morrison Hawes, Brig General Confederate Army, died in 1889
January 7, 1822 Lucius C M Bakker, Frisian physician/author, Goethe
January 7, 1822 Theodor Aufrecht, German indologist, Rigveda's Hymns
January 7, 1821 Lucius Jeremiah Gartrell, Brig General, Confed Army, died in 1891
January 7, 1816 Stephen Miller, Brig General Union volunteers, died in 1881
January 7, 1810 Henry Alford, English Clergyman
January 7, 1808 Jacob Ammen, Brig General Union volunteers, died in 1894
January 7, 1800 Millard Fillmore, Locke, New York, Whig, 13th president, 1850-53
January 7, 1799 Daniel Tyler, Brig General Union volunteers, died in 1882
January 7, 1745 Henry Rutgers, American Soldier
January 7, 1727 William Samuel Johnson, American Politician
January 7, 1710 Josef Antonin Sehling, composer
January 7, 1685 Gerard George Clifford, Dutch director of East India Company
January 7, 1653 Bernhard Albinus, Germany, court-physician, Frederick of Prussia
January 7, 1652 Pavao Vitezovic, Croatia, writer/historian
January 7, 1634 Adam Krieger, German composer
January 7, 1612 Paul de La Pierre, composer
January 7, 1611 James Harrington, England, political author, Commonwealth of Oceans
January 7, 1576 John Marston, English Poet
January 7, 1539 Sebastian de Covarrubias Horozco, Spanish lexicographer
January 7, 1528 Jeanne d'Albret, queen of Navarra/mother of French King Henry IV

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