Birthdays of Personalities on December 10

xxxx :Jason Coppola, rocker (Mind Funk-Sugar Aint So Sweet, Fire)
xxxx :Jonny Rodriguez, country performer
xxxx :Pepsi Demarque, rocker (Pepsi & Shirley-All Right Now)
xxxx :Timothy Riley, Oakland Calif, rapper/drummer (Lifelines)
xxxx :Tom DeFile, rock bassist (Saigon Kick-New World)
1538 :Giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd)
1679 :Willem Maurits, Dutch count of Nassau/gov of Zeeuws-Flanders
1691 :Cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist
1741 :Agatha "Aagje" Deken, Dutch writer (For the Elderly & Children)
1765 :[Iza„k J] Alexander Gogel, Dutch minister of Finance/patriot
1787 :Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, Phila, pioneer of educating the deaf
1794 :James Wolfe Ripley, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1870
1805 :John E Feisser, theologist/founder 1st Dutch baptist church
1805 :William Lloyd Garrison, abolitionist publisher (The Liberator)
1813 :Zachariah Chandler, US, merchant/politician (found Republican Party)
1820 :David Allen Russell, Army Bvt Major General (Union), died in 1864
1821 :Nekrassow, writer
1821 :Nikolai A Nekrasov, Russian poet (Russkije Zjenjshiny)
1822 :Thomas Casimer Devin, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1878
1824 :George MacDonald, Scotland, sci-fi author (Princess & Curdie)
1830 :Emily Dickinson, Amherst Mass, poet (Collected Poems)
1830 :K lm n Tisza, premier of Hungary (1875-90)
1831 :Alexander Conze, German archaeologist
1851 :Melvil[le Louis K] Dewey, created Dewey Decimal System for libraries
1870 :Adolf Loos, Austria architect (building of houses)
1870 :Pierre Louijs, France, novelist/poet (Aphrodite, Woman & Puppet)
1870 :Rudolf W Canne, Fries playwright (Der de Wier Us)
1872 :Ludwig Klages, German philosopher (study of graves)
1882 :Otto Neurath, Aust/Brit philosopher (Foundation of Social Sciences)
1883 :Andrej J Vysjinski, Russian lawyer/foreign min/UN-ambassador
1891 :Leonie "Nelly" Sachs, German/Swedish poet (O the Chimneys-Nobel 1966)
1891 :Nelly Sachs, writer
1894 :Earnest Haenchen, German new testament expert
1894 :Gertrud Kolmar, writer
1897 :Karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love)
1898 :Anton Mauve, Dutch painter
1898 :Yuri N Libedinski, Ukrainian writer (Birth of Hero) [NS]
1901 :F Fischer, German war criminal (Breda 4)
1903 :George J Lewis, Guadalajara Mexico, sacotr (Don-Zorro)
1903 :William Plomer, Transvaal, author (Paper Houses, I Speak of Africa)
1904 :Antonin Nov˘tny, Czechoslovakia, Pres of Czechoslovakia (1957-68)
1907 :Michael Blankfort, US, writer/producer/director
1907 :Rumer Godden, England, author (Thursday's Children)
1908 :Arnold A van Ruler, Dutch theologist
1910 :John Hammond Sr, NYC, rock/jazz producer (I Can Tell, So Many Roads)
1911 :Chet Huntley, Cardwell Mont, newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report)
1918 :Professor Longhair, king of New Orleans music
1923 :Jorge Semprun, French writer (2nd mort de R Mercader, Z)
1925 :Carolyn Ashley Kizer, US writer (Yin, Pulitzer 1985)
1926 :Eddie Jones, "Guitar Slim" rocker
1930 :Clayton K Yeutter, Nebraska, US trade rep/Republican Natl chairman
1937 :Don Sebesky, Perth Amboy NJ, orch leader (Jimmy Dean Show)
1938 :Yuri Temirkanov, Nalchik Russia, conductor (Kirov)
1940 :William Fred Dempster, Berkeley Calif, crew member (Biosphere 2)
1943 :Chad Stuart, rock vocalist/guitarist (Chad & Jeremy)
1943 :Jessica Cleaves, rocker
1945 :Eric Boom, Dutch guitarist/producer
1946 :Chris Kefford, rocker
1946 :Walter "Clyde" Orange, Florida, rocker (Commodores-Too Hot to Trot)
1948 :Brendan Harkin, rocker
1948 :Ralph Tavares, rocker
1951 :Frank Beard, US country rock drummer (ZZ Topp)
1956 :Michael VerMeulen, journalist
1958 :Paul Hardcastle, keyboardist (Don't Waste My Time, Just for Money)
1960 :Paul Assenmacher, Detroit MI, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)
1961 :Mark McKoy, Canadian track star (world record 50m indoor)
1961 :Nia Peeples, [Vernia], Hollywood, dancer/host (Fame, Party Machine)
1963 :Doug Henry, Sacramento CA, pitcher (NY Mets)
1964 :Luis Polonia, Santiago City Dom Rep, outfielder (NY Yanks, Orioles)
1966 :Eric Naposki, WLAF linebacker (Barcelona Dragons)
1966 :Norberto Martin, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, infielder (Chic White Sox)
1969 :Todd Furdyk, CFL tackle (BC Lions)
1971 :Carla Sacramento, Lisbon, 1.5k runner
1973 :Bernard Holsey, defensive tackle (NY Giants)
1973 :Marcus Wall, CFL receiver (Montreal Alouettes)



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