This Day in History

Daily historical facts, events, famous birthdays, world history. Discover what happened today in history.

Events History


51 - [[Nero]] -later to become Roman emperor, is given the title ''princeps iuventutis'' (head of the youth).

306 - [[Martyrdom]] -of Saint Adrian of Nicomedia.

852 - [[Knez]] -Trpimir I of Croatia|Trpimir I issues a statute, a document with the first known written mention of the Croats name in Croatian sources.

932 - [[relic]] -of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs.

1152 - [[Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor|Frederick I Barbarossa]] -is elected King of Germany.

1238 - [[Battle of the Sit River]] -is fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdal during the Mongol invasion of Rus'.

1351 - [[Ramathibodi]] -becomes Monarchy of Thailand|King of Siam.

1386 - [[Władysław II Jagiełło]] -(Jogaila) is crowned King of Poland.

1461 - [[Wars of the Roses]] -in England: House of Lancaster|Lancastrian Henry VI of England|King Henry VI is deposed by his House of York cousin, who then becomes Edward IV of England|King Edward IV.

1493 - [[Christopher Columbus]] -arrives back in Lisbon, Portugal, aboard his ship ''Niña'' from Voyages of Christopher Columbus#First voyage|his voyage to what is now The Bahamas and other islands in the Caribbean.

1519 - [[Hernán Cortés]] -arrives in Mexico in search of the Aztec civilization and its wealth.

1628 - [[Massachusetts Bay Colony]] -is granted a Royal charter.

1665 - [[Charles II of England|Charles II]] -declares war on the Netherlands marking the start of the Second Anglo-Dutch War.

1675 - [[John Flamsteed]] -is appointed the first Astronomer Royal of England.

1681 - [[William Penn]] -for the area that will later become Pennsylvania.

1776 - [[American Revolutionary War]] -The Continental Army Fortification of Dorchester Heights|fortifies Dorchester Heights with cannon, leading the Kingdom of Great Britain|British troops to abandon the Siege of Boston.

1789 - [[1st United States Congress|first]] -Congress of the United States meets, putting the United States Constitution into effect. The United States Bill of Rights is written and proposed to Congress.

1790 - [[Departments of France|départements]] -', cutting across the provinces of France|former provinces in an attempt to dislodge regional loyalties based on ownership of land by the nobility.

1791 - [[Constitutional Act of 1791]] -is introduced by the House of Commons of the United Kingdom|British House of Commons in London which envisages the separation of Canada into Lower Canada (Quebec) and Upper Canada (Ontario).

1791 - [[Vermont]] -is admitted to the United States as the fourteenth U.S. state|state.

1794 - [[Eleventh Amendment to the United States Constitution|11th Amendment]] -to the U.S. Constitution is passed by the United States Congress|U.S. Congress.

1804 - [[Castle Hill convict rebellion|Castle Hill Rebellion]] -Irish convicts rebel against British colonial authority in the Colony of New South Wales.

1814 - [[Battle of Longwoods]] -between London, Ontario and Thamesville, near present-day Southwest Middlesex, Ontario|Wardsville, Ontario.

1837 - [[Chicago]] -is incorporated.

1848 - [[Charles Albert of Savoy|Carlo Alberto di Savoia]] -signs the ''Statuto Albertino'' that will later represent the first Constitution of Italy|constitution of the ''Italy|Regno d'Italia''.

1861 - [[Flags of the Confederate States of America|first national flag]] -of the Confederate States of America (the "Stars and Bars") is adopted.

1865 - [[Flags of the Confederate States of America|third and final national flag]] -of the Confederate States of America is adopted by the Confederate Congress.

1882 - null 882-B-itain's first electric trams run in east London.

1890 - [[Forth Bridge]] -in Scotland, measuring {{Convert|1710|ft|m}} long, is opened by the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII.

1899 - [[Cyclone Mahina]] -sweeps in north of Cooktown, Queensland, with a {{Convert|12|m|ft}} wave that reaches up to {{Convert|5|km|mi}} inland, killing over 300.

1908 - [[Collinwood school fire]] -Collinwood near Cleveland, Ohio, kills 174 people.

1909 - [[William Taft]] -used what became known as a Saxbe fix, a mechanism to avoid the restriction of the United States Constitution|U.S. Constitution's Ineligibility Clause, to appoint Philander C. Knox as United States Secretary of State|U.S. Secretary of State

1913 - [[First Balkan War]] -The Greek army Battle of Bizani|engages the Turks at Bizani, resulting in victory two days later.

1913 - [[United States Department of Labor]] -is formed.

1917 - [[Jeannette Rankin]] -of Montana becomes the first female member of the United States House of Representatives.

1918 - [[Barbados]] -and is never seen again, presumably lost with all hands in the Bermuda Triangle.

1933 - [[Frances Perkins]] -becomes United States Secretary of Labor, the first female member of the United States Cabinet.

1933 - [[Parliament of Austria]] -is suspended because of a quibble over procedure

1941 - [[World War II]] -The United Kingdom launches Operation Claymore on the Lofoten Islands; the first large scale British Commandos|British Commando raid.

1943 - [[Battle of the Bismarck Sea]] -in the south-west Pacific comes to an end.

1944 - [[Big Week]] -the USAAF begins a Bombing of Berlin in World War II#March_1944_to_April_1945|daylight bombing campaign of Berlin.

1945 - [[Lapland War]] -Finland declares war on Nazi Germany.

1957 - [[S&P 500]] -stock market index is introduced, replacing the S&P 90.

1960 - [[La Coubre explosion|La Coubre]] -' explodes in Havana, Cuba killing 100.

1962 - [[Caledonian Airways]] -Douglas DC-7 Caledonian Airways Flight 153|crashes shortly after takeoff from Cameroon, killing 111

1966 - [[Canadian Pacific Air Lines]] -Douglas DC-8|DC-8-43 Canadian Pacific Air Lines Flight 402|explodes on landing at Tokyo International Airport, killing 64 people.

1970 - [[French submarine Eurydice (S644)|Eurydice]] -' explodes underwater, resulting in the loss of the entire 57-man crew.

1974 - [[People (magazine)|People]] -' magazine is published for the first time in the United States as ''People Weekly''.

1976 - [[Northern Ireland Constitutional Convention]] -is formally dissolved in Northern Ireland resulting in direct rule of Northern Ireland from London by the Parliament of the United Kingdom|British parliament.

1977 - [[1977 Vrancea earthquake]] -in eastern and southern Europe kills more than 1,500, mostly in the seriously damaged city of Bucharest, Romania.

1980 - [[Robert Mugabe]] -wins a sweeping election victory to become Zimbabwe's first black Prime Minister of Zimbabwe|prime minister.

1983 - [[Bertha Wilson]] -is appointed the first woman to sit on the Supreme Court of Canada.

1985 - [[Food and Drug Administration]] -approves a blood test for AIDS infection, used since then for screening all blood donations in the United States.

1986 - [[Soviet Union|Soviet]] -Vega 1 begins returning images of Halley's Comet and the first images of its nucleus.

1991 - [[Sheikh]] -Saad Al-Salim Al-Sabah, the Prime Minister of Kuwait, returns to his country for the first time since Iraq's invasion.

1996 - [[Weyauwega, Wisconsin, derailment|derailed train]] -in Weyauwega, Wisconsin, US, causes the emergency evacuation of 2,300 people for 16 days.

1998 - [[LGBT rights in the United States|Gay rights]] -''Oncale v. Sundowner Offshore Services, Inc.'': The Supreme Court of the United States rules that federal laws banning on-the-job sexual harassment also apply when both parties are the same sex.

2001 - [[2001 BBC bombing|BBC bombing]] -A massive car bomb explodes in front of the BBC Television Centre in London, seriously injuring one person. The attack was attributed to the Real IRA.

2001 - [[Hintze Ribeiro disaster]] -A bridge collapses in northern Portugal, killing up to 70 people.

2002 - [[War in Afghanistan (2001–14)|Afghanistan]] -Seven American Special Operations Forces soldiers and 200 Al-Qaeda Fighters are killed as American forces attempt to Battle of Takur Ghar|infiltrate the Shah-i-Kot Valley on a low-flying helicopter reconnaissance mission.

2009 - [[International Criminal Court]] -(ICC) issues an arrest warrant for President of Sudan|Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir for war crimes and crimes against humanity in Darfur. Al-Bashir is the first sitting head of state to be indicted by the ICC since its establishment in 2002.

2013 - [[2013 Goma Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation Fokker 50 crash|plane crash]] -in Democratic Republic of the Congo kills 6 people.

2015 - [[2015 Zasyadko mine disaster|die in a suspected gas explosion]] -at the Zasyadko coal mine in rebel-held Donetsk region of Ukraine.

Famous Birthdays


895 - [[Liu Zhiyuan]] -Chinese emperor (d. 948)

1188 - [[Blanche of Castile]] -(d. 1252)

1394 - [[Henry the Navigator]] -Portuguese son of John I of Portugal (d. 1460)

1484 - [[George, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach]] -(d. 1543)

1492 - [[Francesco de Layolle]] -Italian organist and composer (d. 1540)

1602 - [[Kanō Tan'yū]] -Japanese painter (d. 1674)

1651 - [[John Somers, 1st Baron Somers]] -English lawyer, jurist, and politician, Lord Chancellor|Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain (d. 1716)

1655 - [[Fra Galgario]] -Italian painter (d. 1743)

1665 - [[Philip Christoph von Königsmarck]] -Swedish soldier (d. 1694)

1678 - [[Antonio Vivaldi]] -Italian violinist and composer (d. 1741)

1702 - [[Jack Sheppard]] -English criminal (d. 1724)

1706 - [[Lauritz de Thurah]] -Danish architect, designed the Hermitage Hunting Lodge and Gammel Holtegård (d. 1759)

1715 - [[James Waldegrave, 2nd Earl Waldegrave]] -English historian and politician (d. 1763)

1719 - [[George Pigot, 1st Baron Pigot]] -English politician (d. 1777)

1729 - [[Anne d'Arpajon]] -French wife of Philippe de Noailles (d. 1794)

1745 - [[Charles Dibdin]] -English actor, playwright, and composer (d. 1814)

1745 - [[Casimir Pulaski]] -Polish-American general (d. 1779)

1756 - [[Henry Raeburn]] -Scottish painter and educator (d. 1823)

1770 - [[Joseph Jacotot]] -French philosopher and academic (d. 1840)

1778 - [[Robert Emmet]] -Irish commander (d. 1803)

1781 - [[Rebecca Gratz]] -American educator and philanthropist (d. 1869)

1782 - [[Johann Rudolf Wyss]] -Swiss philosopher, author, and academic (d. 1830)

1790 - [[David "Robber" Lewis]] -American criminal (d. 1820)

1793 - [[Karl Lachmann]] -German philologist and critic (d. 1851)

1815 - [[Myrtilla Miner]] -American educator (d. 1864)

1817 - [[Edwards Pierrepont]] -American lawyer and politician, 34th United States Attorney General (d. 1892)

1820 - [[Francesco Bentivegna]] -Italian rebel leader (d. 1856)

1822 - [[Jules Antoine Lissajous]] -French mathematician and academic (d. 1880)

1823 - [[George Caron]] -Canadian businessman and politician (d. 1902)

1826 - [[August Johann Gottfried Bielenstein]] -German linguist, ethnographer, and theologian (d. 1907)

1826 - [[John Buford]] -American general (d. 1863)

1826 - [[Elme Marie Caro]] -French philosopher and academic (d. 1887)

1826 - [[Theodore Judah]] -American engineer, founded the Central Pacific Railroad (d. 1863)

1828 - [[Owen Wynne Jones]] -Welsh clergyman and poet (d. 1870)

1838 - [[Paul Lacôme]] -French pianist, cellist, and composer (d. 1920)

1847 - [[Carl Josef Bayer]] -Austrian chemist and academic (d. 1904)

1851 - [[Alexandros Papadiamantis]] -Greek author and poet (d. 1911)

1854 - [[Napier Shaw]] -English meteorologist and academic (d. 1945)

1856 - [[Toru Dutt]] -Indian poet and translator (d. 1877)

1856 - [[Alfred William Rich]] -English painter, author, and educator (d. 1921)

1861 - [[Arthur Cushman McGiffert]] -American theologian and author (d. 1933)

1862 - [[Jacob Robert Emden]] -Swiss astrophysicist and meteorologist (d. 1940)

1863 - [[R. I. Pocock]] -English zoologist and archaeologist (d. 1947)

1863 - [[John Henry Wigmore]] -American academic and jurist (d. 1943)

1864 - [[David W. Taylor]] -American admiral, architect, and engineer (d. 1940)

1865 - [[Eduard Vilde]] -Estonian author and diplomat (d. 1933)

1866 - [[Eugène Cosserat]] -French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1931)

1867 - [[Jacob L. Beilhart]] -American activist, founded the Spirit Fruit Society (d. 1908)

1870 - [[Thomas Sturge Moore]] -English author and poet (d. 1944)

1871 - [[Boris Galerkin]] -Russian mathematician and engineer (d. 1945)

1873 - [[Guy Wetmore Carryl]] -American journalist and poet (d. 1904)

1873 - [[John H. Trumbull]] -American colonel and politician, 70th Governor of Connecticut (d. 1961)

1875 - [[Mihály Károlyi]] -Hungarian politician, List of heads of state of Hungary|President of the Hungary (d. 1955)

1875 - [[Enrique Larreta]] -Argentinian historian and author (d. 1961)

1876 - [[Léon-Paul Fargue]] -French poet and author (d. 1947)

1876 - [[Theodore Hardeen]] -Hungarian-American magician (d. 1945)

1877 - [[Alexander Goedicke]] -Russian pianist and composer (d. 1957)

1877 - [[Fritz Graebner]] -German geographer and ethnologist (d. 1934)

1877 - [[Garrett Morgan]] -American inventor (d. 1963)

1878 - [[Takeo Arishima]] -Japanese author and critic (d. 1923)

1878 - [[Egbert Van Alstyne]] -American pianist and songwriter (d. 1951)

1879 - [[Bernhard Kellermann]] -German author and poet (d. 1951)

1879 - [[Josip Murn]] -Slovenian poet (d. 1901)

1880 - [[Channing Pollock (writer)|Channing Pollock]] -American playwright and critic (d. 1946)

1881 - [[Todor Aleksandrov]] -Bulgarian educator and activist (d. 1924)

1881 - [[Thomas Sigismund Stribling]] -American lawyer and author (d. 1965)

1881 - [[Richard C. Tolman]] -American physicist and chemist (d. 1948)

1882 - [[Nicolae Titulescu]] -Romanian academic and politician, 61st Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Romania)|Minister of Foreign Affairs for Romania (d. 1941)

1883 - [[Maude Fealy]] -American actress and screenwriter (d. 1971)

1883 - [[Sam Langford]] -Canadian-American boxer (d. 1956)

1884 - [[Red Murray]] -American baseball player (d. 1958)

1886 - [[Paul Bazelaire]] -French cellist and composer (d. 1958)

1887 - [[Violet MacMillan]] -American actress (d. 1953)

1888 - [[Rafaela Ottiano]] -Italian-American actress and singer (d. 1942)

1888 - [[Jeff Pfeffer]] -American baseball player (d. 1972)

1888 - [[Knute Rockne]] -American football player and coach (d. 1931)

1889 - [[Oscar Chisini]] -Italian mathematician and statistician (d. 1967)

1889 - [[Jean-Gabriel Domergue]] -French painter (d. 1962)

1889 - [[Oren E. Long]] -American soldier and politician, 10th Territorial Governor of Hawaii (d. 1965)

1889 - [[Pearl White]] -American actress (d. 1938)

1889 - [[Robert William Wood]] -English-American painter (d. 1979)

1890 - [[Norman Bethune]] -Canadian soldier and physician (d. 1939)

1891 - [[Dazzy Vance]] -American baseball player (d. 1961)

1891 - [[Lois W.]] -American activist, co-founder of Al-Anon (d. 1988)

1893 - [[Charles Herbert Colvin]] -American engineer, co-founded the Pioneer Instrument Company (d. 1985)

1893 - [[Adolph Lowe]] -German sociologist and economist (d. 1995)

1894 - [[Charles Corm]] -Lebanese writer, philanthropist and industrialist (d. 1963)

1895 - [[Milt Gross]] -American animator, director, and screenwriter (d. 1953)

1896 - [[Kai Holm]] -Danish actor and director (d. 1985)

1897 - [[Lefty O'Doul]] -American baseball player and manager (d. 1969)

1898 - [[Georges Dumézil]] -French philologist and academic (d. 1986)

1898 - [[Hans Krebs (Wehrmacht general)|Hans Krebs]] -German general (d. 1945)

1899 - [[Liana Del Balzo]] -Argentinian-Italian actress (d. 1982)

1899 - [[Emilio Prados]] -Spanish poet and author (d. 1962)

1900 - [[Herbert Biberman]] -American director and screenwriter (d. 1971)

1901 - [[Wilbur R. Franks]] -Canadian scientist, invented the g-suit (d. 1986)

1901 - [[Charles Goren]] -American bridge player and author (d. 1991)

1901 - [[Jean-Joseph Rabearivelo]] -Malagasy-French author, poet, and playwright (d. 1937)

1902 - [[Rachel Messerer]] -Lithuanian-Russian actress (d. 1993)

1902 - [[Russell Reeder]] -American soldier and author (d. 1998)

1903 - [[Carrie Best]] -Canadian journalist (d. 2001)

1903 - [[William C. Boyd]] -American immunologist and chemist (d. 1983)

1903 - [[Malcolm Dole]] -American chemist and academic (d. 1990)

1903 - [[Dorothy Mackaill]] -English-American actress and singer (d. 1990)

1903 - [[John Scarne]] -American magician and author (d. 1985)

1904 - [[Luis Carrero Blanco]] -Spanish admiral and politician, 69th President of the Government of Spain (d. 1973)

1904 - [[George Gamow]] -Ukrainian-American physicist and cosmologist (d. 1968)

1904 - [[Joseph Schmidt]] -Austrian-Hungarian tenor and actor (d. 1942)

1904 - [[Chief Tahachee]] -American actor and author (d. 1978)

1906 - [[Buck Canel]] -Argentinian-American sportscaster (d. 1980)

1906 - [[Meindert DeJong]] -Dutch-American soldier and author (d. 1991)

1906 - [[Avery Fisher]] -American violinist and engineer, founded Fisher Electronics (d. 1994)

1906 - [[Fionn MacColla]] -Scottish author (d. 1975)

1906 - [[Georges Ronsse]] -Belgian cyclist (d. 1969)

1906 - [[Horace Roye]] -English photographer (d. 2002)

1906 - [[Charles Rudolph Walgreen, Jr.]] -American businessman (d. 2007)

1907 - [[Edgar Barrier]] -American actor (d. 1964)

1907 - [[Eleanor "Sis" Daley]] -American wife of Richard J. Daley (d. 2003)

1908 - [[T. R. M. Howard]] -American surgeon and activist (d. 1976)

1908 - [[Thomas Shaw (blues musician)|Thomas Shaw]] -American singer and guitarist (d. 1977)

1909 - [[Harry Helmsley]] -American businessman (d. 1997)

1909 - [[George Edward Holbrook]] -American chemist and engineer (d. 1987)

1910 - [[Miriam Kressyn]] -Polish-American actor (d. 1996)

1910 - [[Tancredo Neves]] -Brazilian lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Brazil (d. 1985)

1911 - [[Christer Boucht]] -Finnish-Swedish lawyer, explorer, and author (d. 2009)

1911 - [[Charles Greville, 7th Earl of Warwick]] -English actor (d. 1984)

1912 - [[Afro Basaldella]] -Italian painter and academic (d. 1976)

1912 - [[Judith Furse]] -English actress (d. 1974)

1912 - [[Ferdinand Leitner]] -German conductor and composer (d. 1996)

1912 - [[Carl Marzani]] -Italian-American activist and publisher (d. 1994)

1912 - [[Rodolfo Galeotti Torres]] -Guatemalan sculptor (d. 1988)

1913 - [[Taos Amrouche]] -Algerian singer and author (d. 1976)

1913 - [[John Garfield]] -American actor and singer (d. 1952)

1914 - [[Barbara Newhall Follett]] -American author (d. 1939)

1914 - [[Ward Kimball]] -American animator, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2002)

1914 - [[Robert R. Wilson]] -American physicist, sculptor, and architect (d. 2000)

1915 - [[László Csatáry]] -Hungarian criminal (d. 2013)

1915 - [[Charles Johnston, Baron Johnston of Rockport]] -English businessman and politician (d. 2002)

1915 - [[Frank Sleeman]] -Australian lieutenant and politician, List of mayors and lord mayors of Brisbane|Lord Mayor of Brisbane (d. 2000)

1915 - [[Carlos Surinach]] -Spanish-Catalan composer and conductor (d. 1997)

1915 - [[Robert Thom (illustrator)|Robert Thom]] -American illustrator (d. 1979)

1916 - [[William Alland]] -American actor, director, and producer (d. 1997)

1916 - [[Maurice Argent]] -American actor (d. 1981)

1916 - [[Giorgio Bassani]] -Italian author and poet (d. 2000)

1916 - [[Hans Eysenck]] -German-English psychologist and theorist (d. 1997)

1917 - [[Clyde McCullough]] -American baseball player, coach, and manager (d. 1982)

1918 - [[Kurt Dahlmann]] -German pilot, lawyer, and journalist

1918 - [[Margaret Osborne duPont]] -American tennis player (d. 2012)

1919 - [[Buck Baker]] -American race car driver (d. 2002)

1919 - [[Tan Chee Khoon]] -Malaysian physician and politician (d. 1996)

1920 - [[Jean Lecanuet]] -French politician, Ministry of Justice (France)|French Minister of Justice (d. 1993)

1920 - [[Alan MacNaughtan]] -Scottish-English actor (d. 2002)

1921 - [[Halim El-Dabh]] -Egyptian-American composer and educator

1921 - [[Joan Greenwood]] -English actress (d. 1987)

1921 - [[Olev Olesk]] -Estonian politician, Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs in exile

1921 - [[Dinny Pails]] -English-Australian tennis player (d. 1986)

1921 - [[Phanishwar Nath 'Renu']] -Indian author and activist (d. 1977)

1922 - [[Richard E. Cunha]] -American director and cinematographer (d. 2005)

1922 - [[Martha O'Driscoll]] -American actress and dancer (d. 1998)

1922 - [[Dina Pathak]] -Indian actress and director (d. 2002)

1922 - [[Richard von Frankenberg]] -German racing driver and journalist (d. 1973)

1923 - [[Piero D'Inzeo]] -Italian horse rider (d. 2014)

1923 - [[Russell Freeburg]] -American journalist and author

1923 - [[Willie Johnson (guitarist)|Willie Johnson]] -American guitarist (d. 1995)

1923 - [[Francis King]] -English author and poet (d. 2011)

1923 - [[Patrick Moore]] -English astronomer and television host (d. 2012)

1924 - [[Kenneth O'Donnell]] -American soldier and politician (d. 1977)

1925 - [[Alan R. Battersby]] -English chemist and academic

1925 - [[Paul Mauriat]] -French conductor and composer (d. 2006)

1926 - [[Henri de Contenson]] -French archaeologist and academic

1926 - [[Richard DeVos]] -American businessman, co-founded Amway

1926 - [[Pascual Pérez (boxer)|Pascual Pérez]] -Argentinian boxer (d. 1977)

1926 - [[Don Rendell]] -English saxophonist and flute player (Oscar Rabin Band)

1926 - [[Fran Warren]] -American singer and actress (d. 2013)

1927 - [[Phil Batt]] -American soldier and politician, 29th Governor of Idaho

1927 - [[Thayer David]] -American actor (d. 1978)

1927 - [[Jacques Dupin]] -French poet and critic (d. 2012)

1927 - [[Robert Orben]] -American magician and author

1927 - [[Dick Savitt]] -American tennis player

1927 - [[Cy Touff]] -American trumpet player (d. 2003)

1928 - [[Samuel Adler (composer)|Samuel Adler]] -German-American composer and conductor

1928 - [[Alan Sillitoe]] -English author and poet (d. 2010)

1929 - [[Bernard Haitink]] -Dutch violinist and conductor

1929 - [[Harold Hassall]] -English footballer and manager (d. 2015)

1929 - [[Wolfgang Hollegha]] -Austrian painter and academic

1929 - [[Josep Mestres Quadreny]] -Spanish composer

1929 - [[Darrett B. Rutman]] -American historian and academic (d. 1997)

1929 - [[Elaine Shore]] -American actress (d. 2007)

1929 - [[Peter Swerling]] -American theoretician and engineer (d. 2000)

1931 - [[Wally Bruner]] -American journalist and television host (d. 1997)

1931 - [[Bill Guttridge]] -English footballer and manager (d. 2013)

1931 - [[Bob Johnson (ice hockey, born 1931)|Bob Johnson]] -American ice hockey player and coach (d. 1991)

1931 - [[William Henry Keeler]] -American cardinal

1931 - [[Larry Keith]] -American actor (d. 2010)

1931 - [[Alice Rivlin]] -American economist and politician

1932 - [[Sigurd Jansen]] -Norwegian pianist, composer, and conductor

1932 - [[Ryszard Kapuściński]] -Polish journalist, photographer, and poet (d. 2007)

1932 - [[Miriam Makeba]] -South African singer-songwriter and actress (d. 2008)

1932 - [[Ed Roth]] -American illustrator (d. 2001)

1932 - [[Frank Wells]] -American businessman (d. 1994)

1933 - [[Ann Burton]] -Dutch singer (d. 1989)

1933 - [[John W. Mills]] -English sculptor and educator

1933 - [[Nino Vaccarella]] -Italian race car driver

1934 - [[Mario Davidovsky]] -Argentinian-American composer and academic

1934 - [[John Duffey]] -American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Country Gentlemen and The Seldom Scene) (d. 1996)

1934 - [[Anne Haney]] -American actress (d. 2001)

1934 - [[Barbara McNair]] -American singer and actress (d. 2007)

1934 - [[Sandra Reynolds]] -South African tennis player

1934 - [[Janez Strnad]] -Slovenian physicist and academic

1934 - [[Gleb Yakunin]] -Russian priest and activist (d. 2014)

1935 - [[Edward Dębicki]] -Ukrainian-Polish poet and composer (Terno)

1935 - [[Bent Larsen]] -Danish chess player and author (d. 2010)

1935 - [[Nancy Whiskey]] -Scottish-English singer (d. 2003)

1936 - [[Eric Allandale]] -Dominican trombonist and songwriter (The Foundations) (d. 2001)

1936 - [[John Burland]] -English engineer and academic

1936 - [[Jim Clark]] -Scottish race car driver (d. 1968)

1936 - [[Robert Garrow]] -American murderer (d. 1978)

1936 - [[Aribert Reimann]] -German pianist and composer

1937 - [[José Araquistáin]] -Spanish footballer

1937 - [[William Deverell]] -Canadian lawyer, author, and activist

1937 - [[Graham Dowling]] -New Zealand cricketer

1937 - [[Leslie H. Gelb]] -American journalist and author

1937 - [[Yuri Senkevich]] -Russian physician and explorer (d. 2003)

1937 - [[Barney Wilen]] -French saxophonist and composer (d. 1996)

1937 - [[Richard B. Wright]] -Canadian journalist and author

1938 - [[Anton Balasingham]] -Sri Lankan-English negotiator (d. 2006)

1938 - [[Alpha Condé]] -Guinean politician, President of Guinea

1938 - [[Marshall Cooke]] -Australian lawyer and politician

1938 - [[Allan Kornblum]] -American police officer and judge (d. 2010)

1938 - [[Roy Hazelwood]] -American FBI agent

1938 - [[Angus MacLise]] -American drummer and composer (The Velvet Underground) (d. 1979)

1938 - [[Don Perkins]] -American football player and sportscaster

1938 - [[Paula Prentiss]] -American actress

1938 - [[Adam Daniel Rotfeld]] -Polish academic and politician, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Poland)|Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs

1939 - [[Jack Fisher]] -American baseball player

1939 - [[Keith Skues]] -English radio host

1939 - [[Carlos Vereza]] -Brazilian actor

1940 - [[Edward Burke (hammer thrower)|Edward Burke]] -American hammer thrower

1940 - [[Wolfgang Hoffmann-Riem]] -German scholar and judge

1940 - [[Vladimir Ivanovich Morozov (1940)|Vladimir Ivanovich Morozov]] -Ukrainian canoe racer

1940 - [[David Plante]] -American author and academic

1940 - [[Tamara Wilcox]] -American actress, producer, and costume designer (d. 1998)

1941 - [[John Aprea]] -American actor

1941 - [[Richard Benjamin Harrison]] -American businessman

1941 - [[Adrian Lyne]] -English director, producer, and screenwriter

1941 - [[Bobby Shew]] -American trumpet player

1941 - [[James Zagel]] -American lawyer and judge

1942 - [[Ji-Tu Cumbuka]] -American actor

1942 - [[Gloria Gaither]] -American singer-songwriter (Bill Gaither Trio)

1942 - [[Charles C. Krulak]] -American general

1942 - [[David Matthews (keyboardist)|David Matthews]] -American keyboard player and composer (Manhattan Jazz Quintet)

1942 - [[Christopher Shackle]] -English author and educator

1942 - [[Lynn Sherr]] -American journalist and author

1942 - [[James Gustave Speth]] -American lawyer, and politician

1942 - [[Zorán Sztevanovity]] -Serbian-Hungarian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Metro (Hungarian band)|Metro)

1943 - [[Malcolm Barber]] -English historian and scholar

1943 - [[Lucio Dalla]] -Italian singer-songwriter and actor (d. 2012)

1943 - [[Zoltán Jeney]] -Hungarian pianist and composer

1943 - [[Ron O'Quinn]] -American radio host

1943 - [[Aldo Rico]] -Argentinian commander and politician

1944 - [[Glen Baxter (cartoonist)|Glen Baxter]] -English cartoonist

1944 - [[Harvey Postlethwaite]] -English engineer (d. 1999)

1944 - [[Ulrich Roski]] -German singer-songwriter (d. 2003)

1944 - [[Anthony Ichiro Sanda]] -Japanese-American physicist and academic

1944 - [[Len Walker]] -English footballer and manager

1944 - [[Greg Weld]] -American race car driver (d. 2008)

1944 - [[Bobby Womack]] -American singer-songwriter (The Valentinos) (d. 2014)

1945 - [[Tony Allen (comedian)|Tony Allen]] -English comedian and author

1945 - [[Femi Benussi]] -Croatian-Italian actress

1945 - [[Tara Browne]] -English son of Dominick Browne, 4th Baron Oranmore and Browne (d. 1966)

1945 - [[Greg Craig]] -American lawyer, 33rd White House Counsel

1945 - [[Dieter Meier]] -Swiss singer (Yello)

1945 - [[Frank Novak]] -American actor

1945 - [[Tommy Svensson]] -Swedish footballer and manager

1945 - [[Tim Weigel]] -American sportscaster (d. 2001)

1945 - [[Gary Williams (basketball)|Gary Williams]] -American basketball player and coach

1946 - [[Michael Ashcroft]] -English businessman and politician

1946 - [[Danny Frisella]] -American baseball player (d. 1977)

1946 - [[Haile Gerima]] -Ethiopian-American director and producer

1946 - [[Harvey Goldsmith]] -English businessman

1946 - [[Patricia Kennealy-Morrison]] -American journalist and author

1946 - [[Nora Radcliffe]] -Scottish politician

1946 - [[Jean-Claude Schmitt]] -French historian and scholar

1947 - [[David Franzoni]] -American screenwriter and producer

1947 - [[Jan Garbarek]] -Norwegian saxophonist and composer

1947 - [[Gunnar Hansen]] -Icelandic-American actor and screenwriter

1947 - [[John Hinch (mathematician)|John Hinch]] -English mathematician and academic

1947 - [[Aura Lewis]] -South African singer

1947 - [[Bob Lewis (musician)|Bob Lewis]] -American guitarist (Devo)

1947 - [[Pēteris Plakidis]] -Latvian pianist and composer

1948 - [[Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton]] -New Zealand-Australian author

1948 - [[Brian Cummings]] -American voice actor and singer

1948 - [[Veljko Despot]] -Croatian journalist and businessman

1948 - [[James Ellroy]] -American author

1948 - [[Tom Grieve]] -American baseball player, manager, and sportscaster

1948 - [[Leron Lee]] -American baseball player and coach

1948 - [[Jean O'Leary]] -American nun and activist (d. 2005)

1948 - [[Chris Squire]] -English singer-songwriter and bass guitarist (The Syn, Yes (band)|Yes, XYZ (UK band)|XYZ, and Conspiracy (band)|Conspiracy) (d. 2015)

1948 - [[Shakin' Stevens]] -Welsh singer-songwriter (Shakin' Stevens and the Sunsets)

1949 - [[Carroll Baker (singer)|Carroll Baker]] -Canadian singer-songwriter

1949 - [[Sergei Bagapsh]] -Abkhazian politician, 2nd President of Abkhazia (d. 2011)

1949 - [[Cookie Mueller]] -American actress and screenwriter (d. 1989)

1949 - [[Tomislav Trifić]] -Serbian illustrator and academic

1950 - [[Francis Affleck]] -Canadian race car driver (d. 1985)

1950 - [[Barrie Cassidy]] -Australian journalist

1950 - [[Ofelia Medina]] -Mexican actress and screenwriter

1950 - [[Rick Perry]] -American captain and politician, 47th Governor of Texas

1950 - [[Safet Plakalo]] -Bosnian author and playwright (d. 2015)

1951 - [[Edelgard Bulmahn]] -German educator and politician, Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Germany)|German Federal Minister of Education and Research

1951 - [[Theresa Hak Kyung Cha]] -South Korean-American author (d. 1982)

1951 - [[Kenny Dalglish]] -Scottish footballer and manager

1951 - [[Pete Haycock]] -English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Climax Blues Band and ELO Part II) (d. 2013)

1951 - [[Sam Perlozzo]] -American baseball player and manager

1951 - [[Mike Quarry]] -American boxer (d. 2006)

1951 - [[Chris Rea]] -English singer-songwriter and guitarist

1951 - [[Klinton Spilsbury]] -Mexican-American actor

1951 - [[Gwen Welles]] -American actress (d. 1993)

1951 - [[Glenis Willmott]] -English scientist and politician

1951 - [[Linda Yamamoto]] -Japanese singer and actress

1951 - [[Zoran Žižić]] -Montenegrin politician, 4th Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (d. 2013)

1952 - [[Serge Fiori]] -Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Harmonium (band)|Harmonium)

1952 - [[Peter Kuhfeld]] -English painter

1952 - [[Ronn Moss]] -American singer-songwriter and actor (Player (band)|Player)

1952 - [[Svend Robinson]] -American-Canadian lawyer and politician

1952 - [[Umberto Tozzi]] -Italian singer-songwriter and producer

1953 - [[Nicholas Campion]] -English astrologer and historian

1953 - [[John Edwards (producer)|John Edwards]] -Australian director and producer

1953 - [[Emilio Estefan]] -Cuban-American drummer and producer

1953 - [[Scott Hicks]] -Ugandan-Australian director and screenwriter

1953 - [[Paweł Janas]] -Polish footballer and manager

1953 - [[Rose Laurens]] -French singer-songwriter

1953 - [[Kay Lenz]] -American actress

1953 - [[Geoff Nicholson]] -English author

1953 - [[Peggy Rathmann]] -American author and illustrator

1953 - [[Reinhold Roth]] -German motorcycle racer

1953 - [[KRK Ryden]] -American painter and illustrator

1953 - [[Chris Smith (New Jersey politician)|Chris Smith]] -American lawyer and politician

1953 - [[Daniel Woodrell]] -American author

1954 - [[Timur Apakidze]] -Russian general and pilot (d. 2001)

1954 - [[Victoria Barnsley]] -English publisher

1954 - [[Mark Chorvinsky]] -American magician and author (d. 2005)

1954 - [[François Fillon]] -French lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of France

1954 - [[Ricky Ford]] -American saxophonist and educator

1954 - [[Peter Jacobsen]] -American golfer and sportscaster

1954 - [[Boris Moiseev]] -Russian actor, singer, and dancer

1954 - [[Catherine O'Hara]] -Canadian-American actress, singer, and screenwriter

1954 - [[Irina Ratushinskaya]] -Russian poet and author

1954 - [[Willie Thorne]] -English snooker player and sportscaster

1955 - [[Tim Costello]] -Australian minister

1955 - [[Boon Gould]] -English guitarist (Level 42)

1955 - [[Joey Jones]] -Welsh footballer and manager

1955 - [[Dominique Pinon]] -French actor and singer

1955 - [[James Weaver (racing driver)|James Weaver]] -English race car driver

1956 - [[Kermit Driscoll]] -American bassist

1957 - [[Nicholas Coleridge]] -English journalist and businessman

1957 - [[Jim Dwyer (journalist)|Jim Dwyer]] -American journalist and author

1957 - [[Ron Fassler]] -American actor and screenwriter

1957 - [[Rick Mast]] -American race car driver

1957 - [[Pius Njawé]] -Cameroonian journalist (d. 2010)

1957 - [[Edouard Vermeulen]] -Belgian fashion designer

1958 - [[Patricia Heaton]] -American actress and producer

1958 - [[Massimo Mascioletti]] -Italian rugby player and coach

1959 - [[Rick Ardon]] -Australian journalist

1959 - [[Plamen Getov]] -Bulgarian footballer

1960 - [[Iain Hesford]] -Zambian-English footballer and coach (d. 2014)

1960 - [[Mikko Kuustonen]] -Finnish singer-songwriter

1960 - [[John Mugabi]] -Ugandan boxer

1960 - [[Thierry Pastor]] -Algerian-French singer-songwriter

1960 - [[Christina Sussiek]] -German long jumper and sprinter

1960 - [[Mykelti Williamson]] -American actor and director

1961 - [[Atsuko Asano]] -Japanese actress

1961 - [[Alain Coumont]] -Belgian chef, founded Le Pain Quotidien

1961 - [[Sabine Everts]] -German heptathlete

1961 - [[Tinker Juarez]] -American motocross racer

1961 - [[Ray Mancini]] -American boxer, actor, and producer

1961 - [[Mahito Ōba]] -Japanese voice actor

1961 - [[Theodosii Spassov]] -Bulgarian kaval player

1961 - [[Steven Weber (actor)|Steven Weber]] -American actor, singer, producer, and screenwriter

1961 - [[Roger Wessels]] -South African golfer

1962 - [[Simon Bisley]] -English author and illustrator

1962 - [[Paul Canoville]] -English footballer

1962 - [[Greg Kragen]] -American footballer

1962 - [[Stephan Reimertz]] -German historian and author

1962 - [[David Sparrow]] -English-Canadian actor, producer, and screenwriter

1962 - [[Claire Voisin]] -French mathematician and academic

1963 - [[Janey Lee Grace]] -English singer and radio host

1963 - [[Jason Newsted]] -American bass player and songwriter (Metallica, Voivod (band)|Voivod, and Flotsam and Jetsam (band)|Flotsam and Jetsam)

1963 - [[Daniel Roebuck]] -American actor and producer

1964 - [[Scott Baker (journalist)|Scott Baker]] -American journalist and blogger

1964 - [[Dave Colclough]] -Welsh computer programmer and poker player

1964 - [[Brian Crowley]] -Irish lawyer and politician

1964 - [[Karen Knowles]] -Australian singer-songwriter (The Seekers)

1964 - [[Tom Lampkin]] -American baseball player and sportscaster

1964 - [[Paolo Virzì]] -Italian director and screenwriter

1965 - [[WestBam]] -German DJ and producer

1965 - [[Paul W. S. Anderson]] -English director, producer, and screenwriter

1965 - [[Andrew Collins (broadcaster)|Andrew Collins]] -English journalist and screenwriter

1965 - [[Stacy Edwards]] -American actress

1965 - [[Khaled Hosseini]] -Afghan physician and author

1965 - [[Yury Lonchakov]] -Russian colonel, pilot, and astronaut

1965 - [[Viktor Shapovalov]] -Russian race car driver

1965 - [[Jonathan Shearer]] -Scottish reality contestant, winner of ''Castaway 2007''

1966 - [[Steve Bastoni]] -Italian-Australian actor

1966 - [[Emese Hunyady]] -Hungarian speed skater

1966 - [[Kevin Johnson]] -American basketball player and politician, 55th Mayor of Sacramento

1966 - [[Fiona Ma]] -American accountant and politician

1966 - [[Dav Pilkey]] -American author and illustrator

1966 - [[Grand Puba]] -American rapper (Brand Nubian)

1966 - [[Nick Scandone]] -American sailor (d. 2009)

1966 - [[Mike Small (golfer)|Mike Small]] -American golfer and coach

1966 - [[Wash West]] -English director and screenwriter

1967 - [[Daryll Cullinan]] -South African cricketer and coach

1967 - [[Evan Dando]] -American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Lemonheads)

1967 - [[Ivan Lewis]] -English lawyer and politician, Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

1967 - [[Terry Matterson]] -Australian rugby player and coach

1967 - [[Derek Mooney]] -Irish radio host and producer

1967 - [[Dave Rayner (cyclist)|Dave Rayner]] -English cyclist (d. 1994)

1967 - [[Tim Vine]] -English comedian and actor

1967 - [[Sam Taylor-Wood]] -English photographer and director

1967 - [[Kubilay Türkyilmaz]] -Turkish-Swiss footballer

1968 - [[Giovanni Carrara]] -Venezuelan baseball player

1968 - [[Jorge Celedón]] -Colombian singer (Binomio de Oro de América)

1968 - [[Cathryn Fitzpatrick]] -Australian cricketer

1968 - [[Dionna Harris]] -American softball player

1968 - [[Patsy Kensit]] -English actress and singer

1968 - [[Kyriakos Mitsotakis]] -Greek politician

1968 - [[Graham Westley]] -English footballer and manager

1969 - [[Chaz Bono]] -American author and activist

1969 - [[Pierluigi Casiraghi]] -Italian footballer and manager

1969 - [[Frank Nicotero]] -American comedian and game show host

1969 - [[Stina Nordenstam]] -Swedish singer-songwriter

1969 - [[Patrick Roach]] -Canadian actor and producer

1969 - [[Lacy Rose]] -American porn actress

1969 - [[Matt Tilley]] -Australian comedian and radio host

1969 - [[Annie Yi]] -Taiwanese singer and actress

1969 - [[Dawn Zulueta]] -Filipino actress

1970 - [[Andrea Bendewald]] -American actress

1970 - [[Àlex Crivillé]] -Spanish motorcycle racer

1970 - [[Edward Gal]] -Dutch horse rider

1970 - [[Caroline Vis]] -Dutch tennis player

1971 - [[Iain Baird]] -Canadian soccer player and manager

1971 - [[Claire Baker]] -Scottish politician

1971 - [[Jason Croot]] -English actor and director

1971 - [[Anders Kjølholm]] -Danish bass player (Volbeat)

1971 - [[Satoshi Motoyama]] -Japanese race car driver

1971 - [[Shavar Ross]] -American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter

1971 - [[Jason Sellers]] -American singer-songwriter

1971 - [[Nick Stabile]] -American actor

1971 - [[Jovan Stanković]] -Serbian footballer and coach

1972 - [[Buck 65]] -Canadian rapper and producer (Bike for Three!)

1972 - [[Katherine Center]] -American journalist and author

1972 - [[Nocturno Culto]] -Norwegian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Darkthrone and Satyricon (band)|Satyricon)

1972 - [[Ian Garbutt]] -English golfer

1972 - [[Giorgos Mazonakis]] -Greek singer

1972 - [[Brittney Powell]] -German-American actress

1972 - [[Ivy Queen]] -Puerto Rican-American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress

1972 - [[Robert Smith (running back)|Robert Smith]] -American football player and sportscaster

1972 - [[Jos Verstappen]] -Dutch race car driver

1972 - [[Alison Wheeler]] -English singer-songwriter (The Beautiful South)

1973 - [[Massimo Brambilla]] -Italian footballer and coach

1973 - [[Phillip Daniels]] -American football player and coach

1973 - [[Sadik Harchaoui]] -Moroccan-Dutch civil servant and academic

1973 - [[Valery Kobelev]] -Russian ski jumper

1973 - [[Mark Lavine]] -Barbadian cricketer (d. 2001)

1973 - [[Linus of Hollywood]] -American singer-songwriter and producer (Size 14 and Nerf Herder)

1973 - [[Penny Mordaunt]] -English politician

1973 - [[Len Wiseman]] -American director, producer, and screenwriter

1973 - [[Chandra Sekhar Yeleti]] -Indian director and screenwriter

1974 - [[Crowbar (wrestler)|Crowbar]] -American wrestler

1974 - [[Mladen Krstajić]] -Serbian footballer and manager

1974 - [[Karol Kučera]] -Slovak tennis player

1974 - [[Ariel Ortega]] -Argentinian footballer

1974 - [[Gabriel o Pensador]] -Brazilian rapper

1974 - [[Tommy Phelps]] -South Korean-American baseball player and coach

1974 - [[ICS Vortex]] -Norwegian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Arcturus (band)|Arcturus and Borknagar)

1974 - [[David Wagner (tennis)|David Wagner]] -American tennis player and educator

1974 - [[Bill Young (rugby union)|Bill Young]] -Australian rugby player

1975 - [[Antti Aalto]] -Finnish ice hockey player

1975 - [[Jacqueline Anderson]] -American actress

1975 - [[Kirsten Bolm]] -German hurdler

1975 - [[Julie Dibens]] -English triathlete

1975 - [[Patrick Femerling]] -German basketball player

1975 - [[Kristi Harrower]] -Australian basketball player

1975 - [[Kim Jung-eun]] -South Korean actress and singer

1975 - [[Eva Martincová]] -Czech tennis player

1975 - [[Brian McGuire (actor)|Brian McGuire]] -American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter

1975 - [[Jerod Turner]] -American golfer

1975 - [[Myrna Veenstra]] -Dutch field hockey player

1975 - [[Hawksley Workman]] -Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist

1975 - [[Mats Eilertsen]] -Norwegian bassist (Dingobats, Food (band)|Food)

1976 - [[Stza]] -American guitarist (Choking Victim, Leftöver Crack, and Star Fucking Hipsters)

1976 - [[Robbie Blake]] -English footballer

1976 - [[Hiram Bocachica]] -Puerto Rican baseball player

1976 - [[Hayley Evetts]] -English singer and actor

1976 - [[Brian Diego Fuentes]] -Argentinian footballer

1976 - [[Alireza Heidari]] -Iranian wrestler

1976 - [[Cho In-chul]] -South Korean martial artist

1976 - [[Tommy Jönsson]] -Swedish footballer

1976 - [[Sam Mraovich]] -American director and screenwriter

1976 - [[Christian Nicolay]] -German javelin thrower

1976 - [[Regi Penxten]] -Belgian DJ and producer (Milk Inc. and Sylver)

1976 - [[Thierry Renaer]] -Belgian field hockey player

1976 - [[Sabrina Sabrok]] -Argentinian model, singer, and television host

1976 - [[Gary Shortland]] -English figure skater

1976 - [[Craig Wilde]] -English actor and television host

1976 - [[Vic Wunderle]] -American archer

1977 - [[Rockell]] -American singer-songwriter

1977 - [[Nacho Figueras]] -Argentinian polo player and model

1977 - [[Jeremiah Green]] -American drummer (Modest Mouse, Red Stars Theory, and Satisfact)

1977 - [[Ana Guevara]] -Mexican sprinter and politician

1977 - [[Juha Helppi]] -Finnish poker player

1977 - [[Ron Horsley]] -American author and illustrator

1977 - [[Laura Jansen]] -Dutch-American singer-songwriter and pianist

1977 - [[Christian Jessen]] -English physician and television host

1977 - [[Mike Kinsella]] -American singer and guitarist (Joan of Arc (band)|Joan of Arc, Cap'n Jazz, and American Football (band)|American Football)

1977 - [[Daniel Klewer]] -German footballer and coach

1977 - [[Grégory Le Corvec]] -French rugby player

1977 - [[Tonga Lea'aetoa]] -New Zealand-Tongan rugby player

1977 - [[Jason Marsalis]] -American drummer

1977 - [[Traver Rains]] -American fashion designer and photographer

1977 - [[Dan Wells (author)|Dan Wells]] -American author

1977 - [[Gareth Wyatt]] -Welsh rugby player

1978 - [[Pierre Dagenais]] -Canadian ice hockey player

1978 - [[Denis Dallan]] -Italian rugby player and singer

1978 - [[César Morales (boxer)|César Morales]] -Mexican boxer

1978 - [[Jean-Marc Pelletier]] -American ice hockey player

1979 - [[Neil Best]] -Irish rugby player

1979 - [[Ariel Carreño]] -Argentinian footballer

1979 - [[Karima Delli]] -French politician

1979 - [[Ben Fouhy]] -New Zealand canoe racer

1979 - [[Jon Fratelli]] -Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Fratellis and Codeine Velvet Club)

1979 - [[Günter Friesenbichler]] -Austrian footballer

1979 - [[Trenton Hassell]] -American basketball player

1979 - [[Geoff Huegill]] -Australian Olympic swimmer

1979 - [[Vyacheslav Malafeev]] -Russian footballer

1979 - [[Mark Anthony Parrish]] -American actor, producer, and activist

1979 - [[Sarah Stock]] -Canadian wrestler

1979 - [[Paul Terry (footballer)|Paul Terry]] -English footballer

1980 - [[Rohan Bopanna]] -Indian tennis player

1980 - [[Omar Bravo]] -Mexican footballer

1980 - [[Ben Briand]] -Australian director and screenwriter

1980 - [[Jeong Da-bin]] -South Korean actress (d. 2007)

1980 - [[Alex Ribeiro Garcia]] -Brazilian basketball player

1980 - [[Giedrius Gustas]] -Lithuanian basketball player

1980 - [[Scott Hamilton (rugby union)|Scott Hamilton]] -New Zealand rugby player

1980 - [[Jack Hannahan]] -American baseball player

1980 - [[Michael Henrich]] -American ice hockey player

1980 - [[Arash Markazi]] -American journalist

1980 - [[Phil McGuire (footballer)|Phil McGuire]] -Scottish footballer

1981 - [[Carol Banawa]] -Filipino-American singer and actress

1981 - [[Marie Delattre]] -French canoe racer

1981 - [[Laura Michelle Kelly]] -English actress and singer

1981 - [[Gareth Knapman]] -English actor and director

1981 - [[Greg Lamb]] -Zimbabwean cricketer

1981 - [[Ariza Makukula]] -Portuguese footballer

1981 - [[Aketza Peña]] -Spanish cyclist

1981 - [[Alastair Ross]] -Irish politician

1981 - [[Donny Tourette]] -English singer-songwriter (Towers of London)

1981 - [[Helen Wyman]] -English cyclist

1982 - [[Uma Blasini]] -Puerto Rican model, Miss Puerto Rico Universe 2007

1982 - [[Landon Donovan]] -American soccer player

1982 - [[Cate Edwards]] -American lawyer and author

1982 - [[Ludmila Ezhova]] -Russian gymnast

1982 - [[Yasemin Mori]] -Turkish singer-songwriter

1982 - [[Elia Rigotto]] -Italian cyclist

1983 - [[Samuel Contesti]] -French-Italian figure skater

1983 - [[Adam Deacon]] -English actor, rapper, and director

1983 - [[Jaque Fourie]] -South African rugby player

1983 - [[Jessica Heap]] -American actress

1983 - [[Ryan Lonie]] -Australian footballer

1983 - [[Akeem Omolade]] -Nigerian footballer

1983 - [[Dante Senger]] -Argentinian footballer

1984 - [[Tamir Cohen]] -Israeli footballer

1984 - [[Marin Čolak]] -Croatian race car driver

1984 - [[Anders Grøndal]] -Norwegian race car driver

1984 - [[Norbert Hosnyánszky]] -Hungarian water polo player

1984 - [[Phillip Inzerillo]] -American trombonist (Suburban Legends)

1984 - [[Ai Iwamura]] -Japanese actress

1984 - [[Spencer Larsen]] -American football player

1984 - [[Raven Quinn]] -American singer-songwriter

1984 - [[Artyom Rebrov]] -Russian footballer

1984 - [[Zak Whitbread]] -American-English soccer player

1985 - [[Jake Buxton]] -English footballer

1985 - [[Hrvoje Čale]] -Croatian footballer

1985 - [[Guillermo Diaz (basketball)|Guillermo Diaz]] -Puerto Rican basketball player

1985 - [[Scott Michael Foster]] -American actor

1985 - [[Oliver Konsa]] -Estonian footballer

1985 - [[Mathieu Montcourt]] -French tennis player (d. 2009)

1985 - [[Chinedum Ndukwe]] -American football player

1985 - [[Whitney Port]] -American fashion designer and author

1985 - [[Jonas Troest]] -Danish footballer

1985 - [[Angela White]] -Australian porn actress

1986 - [[Filip Benko]] -Swedish actor

1986 - [[Tom De Mul]] -Belgian footballer

1986 - [[Margo Harshman]] -American actress

1986 - [[Mike Krieger]] -Brazilian businessman, co-founded Instagram

1986 - [[K. Michelle]] -American singer-songwriter and pianist

1986 - [[Park Min-young]] -South Korean model and actress

1986 - [[Erin O'Kelley]] -American model, Miss North Carolina USA|Miss North Carolina 2007

1986 - [[José Antonio Olvera]] -Mexican footballer

1986 - [[Siim Roops]] -Estonian footballer

1986 - [[Bohdan Shust]] -Ukrainian footballer

1986 - [[Dominic Telo]] -South African cricketer

1986 - [[Manu Vatuvei]] -New Zealand rugby player

1987 - [[Shraddha Das]] -Indian actress

1987 - [[Ben McKinley]] -Australian footballer

1987 - [[Tamzin Merchant]] -English actress and singer

1987 - [[William Njovu]] -Zambian footballer

1987 - [[Ahron Villena]] -Filipino actor

1987 - [[Cameron Wood]] -Australian footballer

1988 - [[Josh Bowman]] -English actor

1988 - [[Cody Longo]] -American actor and singer

1988 - [[Gal Mekel]] -Israeli basketball player

1988 - [[Laura Siegemund]] -German tennis player

1988 - [[Mikuru Uchino]] -Japanese model and actress

1988 - [[Adam Watts (footballer)|Adam Watts]] -English footballer

1989 - [[Erin Heatherton]] -American model and actress

1989 - [[Bradley Middleton]] -English footballer

1990 - [[Andrea Bowen]] -American actress

1990 - [[Paddy Madden]] -Irish footballer

1990 - [[Fran Mérida]] -Spanish footballer

1990 - [[Marco Martina Rini]] -Italian footballer

1990 - [[Maximiliano Oliva]] -Argentinian footballer

1991 - [[Viktor Lundberg]] -Swedish footballer

1991 - [[Aoi Nakamura]] -Japanese actor

1991 - [[Diandra Newlin]] -American actress and singer

1991 - [[Stuart O'Keefe]] -English footballer

1991 - [[Carles Planas]] -Spanish footballer

1992 - [[Jazmin Grace Grimaldi]] -American daughter of Albert II, Prince of Monaco

1992 - [[Érik Lamela]] -Argentinian footballer

1992 - [[Bernd Leno]] -German footballer

1992 - [[Daniel Lloyd (racing driver)|Daniel Lloyd]] -English race car driver

1992 - [[Karl Mööl]] -Estonian footballer

1993 - [[Jenna Boyd]] -American actress

1993 - [[Bobbi Kristina Brown]] -American singer (d. 2015)

1993 - [[Abigail Mavity]] -American actress

1993 - [[Richard Peniket]] -English footballer

1994 - [[Callum Harriott]] -English footballer

1995 - [[Bill Milner]] -English actor

1999 - [[Brooklyn Beckham]] -son of David Beckham

2004 - [[Izzy Canillo]] -Filipino actor

History of Deaths


480 - [[Landry of Sées]] -French bishop and saint

1172 - [[Stephen III of Hungary]] -(b. 1147)

1193 - [[Saladin]] -Iraqi-Egyptian sultan (b. 1137)

1238 - [[Joan of England, Queen of Scotland]] -(b. 1210)

1238 - [[Yuri II of Vladimir]] -(b. 1189)

1303 - [[Daniel of Moscow]] -Russian saint (b. 1261)

1484 - [[Saint Casimir]] -Polish prince (b. 1458)

1496 - [[Sigismund, Archduke of Austria]] -(b. 1427)

1583 - [[Bernard Gilpin]] -English clergyman and theologian (b. 1517)

1604 - [[Fausto Sozzini]] -Italian theologian and educator (b. 1539)

1615 - [[Hans von Aachen]] -German painter (b. 1552)

1710 - [[Louis, Prince of Condé (1668–1710)|Louis, Prince of Condé]] -(b. 1668)

1733 - [[Claude de Forbin]] -French admiral and politician (b. 1656)

1744 - [[John Anstis]] -English historian and politician (b. 1669)

1762 - [[Johannes Zick]] -German painter (b. 1702)

1793 - [[Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke of Penthièvre]] -(b. 1725)

1795 - [[John Collins (Continental Congress)|John Collins]] -American politician, 3rd List of Governors of Rhode Island|Governor of Rhode Island (b. 1717)

1805 - [[Jean-Baptiste Greuze]] -French painter (b. 1725)

1807 - [[Abraham Baldwin]] -American educator and politician (b. 1754)

1811 - [[Mariano Moreno]] -Argentinian journalist, lawyer, and politician (b. 1778)

1821 - [[Princess Elizabeth of Clarence]] -(b. 1820)

1832 - [[Jean-François Champollion]] -French philologist and scholar (b. 1790)

1851 - [[James Richardson (explorer of the Sahara)|James Richardson]] -English explorer (b. 1809)

1852 - [[Nikolai Gogol]] -Ukrainian-Russian author and playwright (b. 1809)

1853 - [[Thomas Bladen Capel]] -English admiral (b. 1776)

1853 - [[Christian Leopold von Buch]] -German geologist and paleontologist (b. 1774)

1858 - [[Matthew C. Perry]] -American commander (b. 1794)

1864 - [[Thomas Starr King]] -American minister and politician (b. 1824)

1866 - [[Alexander Campbell (clergyman)|Alexander Campbell]] -Irish minister and educator (b. 1788)

1868 - [[Jesse Chisholm]] -American guide (b. 1805)

1872 - [[Carsten Hauch]] -Danish poet and playwright (b. 1790)

1883 - [[Alexander H. Stephens]] -American politician, Vice President of the Confederate States of America (b. 1812)

1888 - [[Amos Bronson Alcott]] -American philosopher and educator (b. 1799)

1903 - [[Joseph Henry Shorthouse]] -English author (b. 1834)

1906 - [[John Schofield]] -American general and politician, 28th United States Secretary of War (b. 1831)

1910 - [[Knut Ångström]] -Swedish physicist and academic (b. 1857)

1915 - [[William Willett]] -English founder of British Summer Time (b. 1856)

1916 - [[Franz Marc]] -German painter (b. 1880)

1922 - [[Bert Williams]] -American actor and singer (b. 1874)

1925 - [[Roger de Barbarin]] -French target shooter (b. 1860)

1925 - [[Moritz Moszkowski]] -Polish-German pianist and composer (b. 1854)

1925 - [[James Ward (psychologist)|James Ward]] -English psychologist and philosopher (b. 1843)

1925 - [[John Montgomery Ward]] -American baseball player and manager (b. 1860)

1927 - [[Ira Remsen]] -American chemist and academic (b. 1846)

1938 - [[George Foster Peabody]] -American banker and philanthropist (b. 1852)

1938 - [[Jack Taylor (1900s pitcher)|Jack Taylor]] -American baseball player (b. 1874)

1939 - [[Har Dayal]] -Indian-American activist (b. 1884)

1939 - [[Oswald Freisler]] -German lawyer (b. 1895)

1940 - [[Hamlin Garland]] -American author and poet (b. 1860)

1941 - [[Ludwig Quidde]] -German activist and politician, Nobel Peace Prize|Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1858)

1944 - [[Fannie Barrier Williams]] -American educator and activist (b. 1855)

1944 - [[Louis Buchalter]] -American mob boss (b. 1897)

1944 - [[Louis Capone]] -Italian-American gangster (b. 1896)

1944 - [[René Lefebvre]] -French businessman (b. 1879)

1944 - [[Emanuel Weiss]] -American gangster (b. 1906)

1945 - [[Lucille La Verne]] -American actress (b. 1872)

1945 - [[Mark Sandrich]] -American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1900)

1948 - [[Antonin Artaud]] -French actor and director (b. 1896)

1949 - [[Clarence Kingsbury]] -English cyclist (b. 1882)

1952 - [[Charles Scott Sherrington]] -English neurophysiologist and pathologist, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1857)

1954 - [[Noel Gay]] -English composer (b. 1898)

1959 - [[Maxie Long]] -American runner (b. 1878)

1960 - [[Herbert O'Conor]] -American soldier, lawyer, and politician, 51st Governor of Maryland (b. 1896)

1960 - [[Leonard Warren]] -American opera singer (b. 1911)

1962 - [[George Mogridge]] -American baseball player and manager (b. 1889)

1963 - [[William Carlos Williams]] -American poet and pediatrician (b. 1883)

1967 - [[Vladan Desnica]] -Croatian-Serbian author (b. 1905)

1967 - [[Michel Plancherel]] -Swiss mathematician and academic (b. 1885)

1969 - [[Nicholas Schenck]] -Russian-American businessman (b. 1881)

1972 - [[Charles Biro]] -American author and illustrator (b. 1911)

1973 - [[Marie-Anne Desmarest]] -French novelist (b. 1904)

1973 - [[Samuel Tolansky]] -English physicist and academic (b. 1907)

1974 - [[Adolph Gottlieb]] -American painter and sculptor (b. 1903)

1975 - [[Renée Björling]] -Swedish actress (b. 1898)

1976 - [[John Marvin Jones]] -American judge and politician (b. 1882)

1976 - [[Walter H. Schottky]] -Swiss-German physicist and engineer (b. 1886)

1976 - [[Nikolai Semashko (basketball)|Nikolai Semashko]] -Russian businessman (b. 1907)

1976 - [[Jim Walsh (basketball)|Jim Walsh]] -American basketball player (b. 1930)

1977 - [[Miles C. Allgood]] -American educator and politician (b. 1878)

1977 - [[Anatol E. Baconsky]] -Romanian poet, author, and critic (b. 1925)

1977 - [[Nancy Tyson Burbidge]] -Australian botanist and curator (b. 1912)

1977 - [[Andrés Caicedo]] -Colombian author, poet, and playwright (b. 1951)

1977 - [[Toma Caragiu]] -Greek-Romanian actor (b. 1925)

1977 - [[William Paul (attorney)|William Paul]] -American lawyer and politician (b. 1885)

1977 - [[Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk]] -German jurist and politician, Minister for Foreign Affairs (Germany)|Minister for Foreign Affairs for Germany (b. 1887)

1978 - [[Wesley Bolin]] -American businessman and politician, 15th Governor of Arizona (b. 1909)

1978 - [[Joe Marsala]] -American clarinet player and songwriter (b. 1907)

1979 - [[Gladys McConnell]] -American actress and pilot (b. 1905)

1979 - [[Mike Patto]] -English singer and keyboard player (Spooky Tooth, Boxer (band)|Boxer, Patto, and Timebox (band)|Timebox) (b. 1942)

1979 - [[Willi Unsoeld]] -American mountaineer and educator (b. 1926)

1980 - [[Johannes Martin Bijvoet]] -Dutch chemist and crystallographer (b. 1892)

1980 - [[Alan Hardaker]] -English lieutenant and businessman (b. 1912)

1980 - [[Eric Kerfoot]] -English footballer (b. 1924)

1980 - [[J. F. A. McManus]] -Canadian pathologist and physician (b. 1911)

1980 - [[Luis Piazzini]] -Argentinian chess player (b. 1905)

1980 - [[Alex Vetchinsky]] -English art director and production designer (b. 1904)

1981 - [[Odette Barencey]] -French actress (b. 1893)

1981 - [[Franz Kapus]] -Swiss bobsledder (b. 1909)

1981 - [[John Knight (Australian politician)|John Knight]] -Australian scholar and politician (b. 1943)

1981 - [[Torin Thatcher]] -Indian-American actor (b. 1905)

1981 - [[Karl-Jesko von Puttkamer]] -German admiral (b. 1900)

1982 - [[Dorothy Eden]] -New Zealand-English author (b. 1912)

1984 - [[Ernest Buckler]] -Canadian author (b. 1908)

1984 - [[Jewel Carmen]] -American actress (b. 1897)

1984 - [[Martin Hürlimann]] -Swiss photographer and publisher (b. 1897)

1984 - [[Geoffrey Lumsden]] -English actor (b. 1914)

1986 - [[Howard Greenfield]] -American songwriter (b. 1936)

1986 - [[Albert L. Lehninger]] -American biochemist and academic (b. 1917)

1986 - [[Edward MacLysaght]] -Irish genealogist and academic (b. 1887)

1986 - [[Richard Manuel]] -Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist (The Band and The Revols) (b. 1943)

1986 - [[Elizabeth Smart (Canadian author)|Elizabeth Smart]] -Canadian poet and author (b. 1913)

1987 - [[Seibo Kitamura]] -Japanese sculptor (b. 1884)

1988 - [[Beatriz Guido]] -Argentine author and screenwriter (b. 1924)

1989 - [[Tiny Grimes]] -American guitarist (b. 1916)

1990 - [[Hank Gathers]] -American basketball player (b. 1967)

1991 - [[Godfrey Bryan]] -English cricketer (b. 1902)

1991 - [[Kenneth Lindsay]] -English politician (b. 1897)

1992 - [[Néstor Almendros]] -Spanish cinematographer and director (b. 1930)

1992 - [[Art Babbitt]] -American animator and director (b. 1907)

1992 - [[Pare Lorentz]] -American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1905)

1992 - [[Mary Osborne]] -American guitarist (b. 1921)

1992 - [[Larry Rosenthal]] -American baseball player (b. 1910)

1993 - [[Michael Beecher (actor)|Michael Beecher]] -Australian model and actor (b. 1939)

1993 - [[Art Hodes]] -Ukrainian-American pianist and composer (b. 1904)

1993 - [[Tomislav Ivčić]] -Croatian singer-songwriter and politician (b. 1953)

1993 - [[Izaak Kolthoff]] -Dutch chemist and academic (b. 1894)

1993 - [[Nicholas Ridley, Baron Ridley of Liddesdale]] -English politician, Secretary of State for the Environment (b. 1929)

1993 - [[Richard Sale (director)|Richard Sale]] -American director and screenwriter (b. 1911)

1994 - [[John Candy]] -Canadian comedian and actor (b. 1950)

1994 - [[George Edward Hughes]] -Irish-Scottish philosopher and author (b. 1918)

1994 - [[Chris Seydou]] -Malian fashion designer (b. 1949)

1994 - [[Paul Solomon]] -American psychic (b. 1939)

1995 - [[Iftekhar]] -Pakistani-Indian actor and makeup artist (b. 1922)

1995 - [[Eden Ahbez]] -American singer-songwriter (b. 1908)

1995 - [[Matt Urban]] -American colonel, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1919)

1996 - [[Minnie Pearl]] -American comedian and singer (b. 1912)

1996 - [[John Sauer]] -American football player, coach, and sportscaster (b. 1925)

1997 - [[Joe Baker-Cresswell]] -English captain (b. 1901)

1997 - [[Robert H. Dicke]] -American physicist and astronomer (b. 1916)

1997 - [[Carey Loftin]] -American actor and stuntman (b. 1914)

1998 - [[Ivan Dougherty]] -Australian general (b. 1907)

1998 - [[Donald Rodney]] -English painter (b. 1961)

1999 - [[Harry Blackmun]] -American lawyer and judge (b. 1908)

1999 - [[Del Close]] -American actor and educator (b. 1934)

1999 - [[Eddie Dean (singer)|Eddie Dean]] -American singer and actor (b. 1907)

1999 - [[Miłosz Magin]] -Polish pianist and composer (b. 1929)

1999 - [[Teddy McRae]] -American saxophonist (b. 1908)

1999 - [[Joseph Regenstein, Jr.]] -American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1923)

1999 - [[Karel van het Reve]] -Dutch historian and author (b. 1921)

2000 - [[Hermann Brück]] -German-Scottish physicist and astronomer (b. 1905)

2000 - [[Kyi Kyi Htay]] -Burmese actress, singer, and dancer (b. 1924)

2000 - [[Michael Noonan (Australian writer)|Michael Noonan]] -New Zealand-Australian author and screenwriter (b. 1921)

2000 - [[Alphons Silbermann]] -German sociologist, musicologist, and publicist (b. 1909)

2000 - [[Ta-You Wu]] -Chinese physicist and academic (b. 1907)

2001 - [[Gerardo Barbero]] -Argentinian chess player (b. 1961)

2001 - [[Jean René Bazaine]] -French painter and author (b. 1904)

2001 - [[Glenn Hughes (Village People)|Glenn Hughes]] -American singer and actor (Village People|The Village People) (b. 1950)

2001 - [[Fred Lasswell]] -American cartoonist (b. 1916)

2001 - [[Jim Rhodes]] -American businessman and politician, 61st Governor of Ohio (b. 1909)

2001 - [[Harold Stassen]] -American educator and politician, 25th Governor of Minnesota (b. 1907)

2001 - [[Martin Wright (bioengineer)|Martin Wright]] -English biologist and engineer (b. 1912)

2002 - [[Claire Davenport]] -English actress (b. 1933)

2002 - [[Eric Flynn]] -Chinese-Welsh actor and singer (b. 1939)

2002 - [[Ryō Hanmura]] -Japanese author (b. 1933)

2002 - [[Ugnė Karvelis]] -Lithuanian author and translator (b. 1935)

2002 - [[Elyne Mitchell]] -Australian author (b. 1913)

2002 - [[Margarete Neumann]] -German author and poet (b. 1917)

2002 - [[Shirley Ann Russell]] -English costume designer (b. 1935)

2002 - [[Velibor Vasović]] -Serbian footballer and manager (b. 1939)

2003 - [[Jaba Ioseliani]] -Georgian playwright, academic, and politician (b. 1926)

2003 - [[Sébastien Japrisot]] -French author, screenwriter, and director (b. 1931)

2004 - [[Fernando Lázaro Carreter]] -Spanish linguist and journalist (b. 1923)

2004 - [[John McGeoch]] -Scottish guitarist (Magazine (band)|Magazine, The Armoury Show, Siouxsie and the Banshees, and Public Image Ltd) (b. 1955)

2004 - [[Claude Nougaro]] -French singer-songwriter (b. 1929)

2004 - [[George Pake]] -American physicist and academic (b. 1924)

2004 - [[Stephen Sprouse]] -American fashion designer (b. 1953)

2005 - [[Nicola Calipari]] -Italian general (b. 1953)

2005 - [[Robert Consoli]] -American actor and singer (b. 1964)

2005 - [[Una Hale]] -Australian-English soprano (b. 1922)

2005 - [[Yuriy Kravchenko]] -Ukrainian police officer and politician (b. 1951)

2005 - [[Carlos Sherman]] -Uruguayan-Belarusian author and activist (b. 1934)

2006 - [[John Reynolds Gardiner]] -American author and engineer (b. 1944)

2006 - [[Roman Ogaza]] -Polish footballer (b. 1952)

2006 - [[David Rose (animator)|Dave Rose]] -American animator (b. 1910)

2006 - [[Edgar Valter]] -Estonian author and illustrator (b. 1929)

2007 - [[Natalie Bodanya]] -American soprano (b. 1908)

2007 - [[Thomas Eagleton]] -American lawyer and politician, 38th Lieutenant Governor of Missouri (b. 1929)

2007 - [[Bob Hattoy]] -American activist (b. 1950)

2007 - [[Richard Joseph]] -English composer (b. 1954)

2007 - [[Sunil Kumar Mahato]] -Indian lawyer and politician (b. 1966)

2007 - [[Tadeusz Nalepa]] -Polish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Breakout (band)|Breakout) (b. 1934)

2007 - [[Ian Wooldridge]] -English journalist (b. 1932)

2008 - [[Tina Lagostena Bassi]] -Italian lawyer and politician (b. 1926)

2008 - [[Robert Bruning]] -Australian actor and producer (b. 1928)

2008 - [[Gary Gygax]] -American game designer, co-created ''Dungeons & Dragons'' (b. 1938)

2008 - [[Elena Nathanael]] -Greek actress (b. 1941)

2008 - [[Leonard Rosenman]] -American composer and conductor (b. 1924)

2008 - [[Semka Sokolović-Bertok]] -Croatian actress (b. 1935)

2009 - [[Joseph Bloch]] -American pianist and educator (b. 1917)

2009 - [[John Cephas]] -American guitarist (Cephas & Wiggins) (b. 1930)

2009 - [[Yvon Cormier]] -Canadian wrestler (b. 1938)

2009 - [[Patricia De Martelaere]] -Flemish philosopher, author, and academic (b. 1957)

2009 - [[Horton Foote]] -American playwright and screenwriter (b. 1916)

2009 - [[George McAfee]] -American football player (b. 1918)

2009 - [[Salvatore Samperi]] -Italian director and screenwriter (b 1944)

2009 - [[Triztán Vindtorn]] -Norwegian poet (b. 1942)

2010 - [[Raimund Abraham]] -Austrian architect, designed the Austrian Cultural Forum New York (b. 1933)

2010 - [[Johnny Alf]] -Brazilian pianist and composer (b. 1929)

2010 - [[Vladislav Ardzinba]] -Abkhazian politician, 1st President of Abkhazia (b. 1945)

2010 - [[Etta Cameron]] -Bahamian-Danish singer and actress (b. 1939)

2010 - [[Samuel J. Eldersveld]] -American academic and politician (b. 1917)

2010 - [[Joaquim Fiúza]] -Portuguese sailor (b. 1908)

2010 - [[Nan Martin]] -American actress (b. 1927)

2010 - [[Roger Newman]] -English-American actor and screenwriter (b. 1940)

2010 - [[Angelo Poffo]] -American wrestler and promoter (b. 1925)

2010 - [[Tony Richards (footballer)|Tony Richards]] -English footballer and soldier (b. 1934)

2010 - [[Joanne Simpson]] -American meteorologist and academic (b. 1923)

2010 - [[Fred Wedlock]] -English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (b. 1942)

2011 - [[Krishna Prasad Bhattarai]] -Nepalese journalist and politician, 29th Prime Minister of Nepal (b. 1924)

2011 - [[Frank Chirkinian]] -Armenian-American director and producer (b. 1926)

2011 - [[Vivienne Harris (businesswoman)|Vivienne Harris]] -English journalist and publisher, co-founded the ''Jewish Telegraph'' (b. 1921)

2011 - [[Charles Jarrott]] -English actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1927)

2011 - [[Ed Manning]] -American basketball player and coach (b. 1943)

2011 - [[Johnny Preston]] -American singer (b. 1939)

2011 - [[Mikhail Simonov]] -Russian aircraft designer, designed the Sukhoi Su-27 (b. 1920)

2011 - [[Arjun Singh]] -Indian politician (b. 1930)

2011 - [[Alenush Terian]] -Iranian astronomer and physicist (b. 1920)

2011 - [[Simon van der Meer]] -Dutch-Swiss physicist and academic, Nobel Prize in Physics|Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1925)

2012 - [[Paul McBride]] -Scottish lawyer and politician (b. 1965)

2012 - [[Don Mincher]] -American baseball player (b. 1938)

2012 - [[Runako Morton]] -Nevisian cricketer (b. 1978)

2012 - [[John C. Reiss]] -American bishop (b. 1922)

2012 - [[Shmuel Tankus]] -Israeli commander (b. 1914)

2012 - [[Joan Taylor]] -American actress and screenwriter (b. 1929)

2013 - [[Lilian Cahn]] -Hungarian-American businesswoman, co-founded Coach, Inc. (b. 1923)

2013 - [[Menachem Froman]] -Israeli rabbi (b. 1945)

2013 - [[Harry Greene (television personality)|Harry Greene]] -Welsh television host (b. 1923)

2013 - [[Michael D. Moore]] -Canadian-American actor and director (b. 1914)

2013 - [[Jérôme Savary]] -Argentinian-French actor and director (b. 1942)

2013 - [[Hobart Muir Smith]] -American herpetologist and zoologist (b. 1912)

2013 - [[Toren Smith]] -Canadian businessman, founded Studio Proteus (b. 1960)

2013 - [[Fran Warren]] -American singer and actress (b. 1926)

2014 - [[Renato Cioni]] -Italian tenor (b. 1929)

2014 - [[László Fekete (footballer)|László Fekete]] -Hungarian footballer (b. 1954)

2014 - [[Mark Freidkin]] -Russian author and poet (b. 1953)

2014 - [[Elaine Kellett-Bowman]] -English lawyer and politician (b. 1923)

2014 - [[Jack Kinzler]] -American engineer (b. 1920)

2014 - [[Maja Petrin]] -Croatian actress (b. 1972)

2014 - [[Wu Tianming]] -Chinese director and producer (b. 1939)

2015 - [[Dušan Bilandžić]] -Croatian historian and politician (b. 1924)

2015 - [[Ray Hatton]] -English-American runner, author, and academic (b. 1932)

2015 - [[Karl-Alfred Jacobsson]] -Swedish footballer (b. 1926)

2015 - [[Jam Sebastian]] -Filipino video blogger (b. 1986)

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