Birthdays of Personalities on February 1

xxxx :Bill Leydon, Chicago Ill, TV host (Musical Chairs)
xxxx :Brandis Kemp, Palo Alto Calif, comedienne (Fridays)
1605 :Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
1659 :Jacob Roggeveen, Dutch Swiss lawyer/navigator (Easter Island)
1763 :Thomas Campbell, founder (Church of Disciples in America)
1791 :Charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder
1801 :Thomas Cole, US, romantic landscape painter (Hudson River School)
1805 :Auguste Blanqui, France, revolutionary (workers' leader)
1807 :Henri Klimrath, French lawyer (M?moire sur lesson Olim)
1807 :William Bowen Campbell, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867
1810 :Charles Lenox Remond, Salem Mass, famous black
1819 :Henry Lawrence Eustis, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1885
1827 :Alphonse de Rothschild, French banker
1829 :John Potts Slough, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867
1833 :Henry McNeal Turner, black methodist bishop
1839 :James A Herne, [J Aherne], US playwright (Hearts of Oak)
1841 :William H H Davenport, Buffalo, stage medium
1844 :Eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (Angiospermen)
1844 :Granville Stanley Hall, US, psychologist
1848 :Adh?mar Esmein, French lawyer
1872 :Paul Fort, French poet/founder of Vers et Prose
1873 :Clara Butt, Southwick Sussex, contralto (Country of Hope & Glory)
1874 :Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Austria, poet/dramatist/essayist
1878 :Hattie Wyatt Caraway, politician/teacher/1st woman elected to senate
1882 :Louis St Laurent, Compton Quebec, (L) 12th Canadian PM (1948-57)
1884 :Yevgeny Zamyatin, Russia, novelist/playwright (We)
1885 :Camille Chautemps, premier France
1887 :Dirk Roosenburg, Dutch architect
1889 :Gertrude Caton-Thompson, British archaeologist (Zimbabwe, So Arabia)
1896 :Anastasio "Tacho" Somoza, general/pres of Nicaragua (1937-56)
1897 :Denise Robins, London, romantic novelist (1st Long Kiss)
1900 :Stephen Potter, humorist/writer (School for Scoundrels, Shipbuilders)
1902 :Langston Hughes, poet/translator (Weary Blues)
1903 :Georg Rendl, Austria miner/beekeeper/writer (The Bees Novel)
1904 :S J Perelman, Brooklyn, author/humorist (Around the World in 80 Days)
1905 :Emilio Segre
1905 :Ernst Carl Gerlach Stueckelberg
1906 :Hildegarde, Adell Wisc, night club vocalist (I'll Be Seeing You)
1907 :Alan Strode Campbell Ross, professor (coined the terms U & non-U)
1907 :G?nter Eich, German literary (Underground Highway, Girls of Viterbo)
1907 :John Canaday, art critic (Metropolitan Museum of Art Portfolios)
1908 :Albie Booth, collegiate Hall of Fame football star (Yale)
1909 :Douglas Hall, Governor (Somaliland Protectorate)
1910 :H Stanley Cayzer
1913 :Jeffrey Kindersley Quill, Test pilot
1914 :Hans Z?lig, Swiss dancer
1915 :Stanley Matthews, 1st British soccer player to be knighted
1916 :Gordon Hobday, Lord Lieutenant (Nottinghamshire)
1918 :Maurice Laing, life president (John Laing)
1918 :Muriel Spark, Edinburgh Scotland, novelist (Prime of Miss Jean Brodie)
1920 :Kenneth Bond, former vice-chairman
1920 :Pierre Jonqu?res d'Oriola, France, equest jumper (Oly-gold-1952, 64)
1922 :Bogumil Witalis Andrzejewski, professor of Cushtic Languages
1926 :Douglas Johnson, historian
1926 :Peter Crill, Bailiff of Jersey
1927 :Galway Kinnell, Providence RI, author (Body Rags, Book of Nightmares)
1928 :Eric Evans, Dean (St Paul's)
1928 :Peter Gordon Dorrell, archaeologist/photographer
1928 :Sam Edwards, physicist
1928 :Thoams Eric Evans, dean (St Paul's)
1928 :Tom Lantos, (Rep-D-CA, 1981- )
1930 :Peter Tapsell, British MP
1931 :Barrel, [ABM] Frinking, teacher/Dutch MP (CVP)
1931 :Boris Yeltsin, Ural Mts USSR, president of Russian SSR
1931 :Madeline Berthod, Switzerland, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1956)
1931 :Mark Richmond, CEO (Science & Engineering Research Council)
1931 :Ton [ABM] Frinking, Dutch MP (CDA)
1932 :John Hart, Denver Colo, newsman (CBS News Retrospective, NBC News)
1932 :John Nott, British MP
1933 :Reynolds Price, US writer (Strengthened by a Pale Green Light)
1934 :Bob Shane, vocalist (Kingston Trio-Scarlet Ribbons)
1935 :Ruth Clarke, Moderator (General Assembly of the United Reform Church)
1935 :Vladimir Viktorovich Aksyonov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 22, T-2)
1936 :G H Blake, Principal (Collingwood College, Durham U)
1937 :Don Everly, Brownie Ky, vocalist (Everly Bros-Wake Up Little Susie)
1937 :Dr Hook, [Ray Sawyer], Ala, vocalist (Dr Hook-When You're in Love)
1938 :Jimmy Carl Black, rocker (Mothers Of Invention)
1939 :Paul E Gillmor, (Rep-R-Ohio)
1939 :Ray Sawyer, rocker
1940 :Herve Filion, sulky driver (1969 Canadian Sports Hall of Fame)
1941 :Anatoliy Firssov, USSR, ice hockey play (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)
1941 :Franco Nones, Italy, 30K cross country skier (Olympic-gold-1968)
1941 :Robert Walmsley, British Vice-Admiral
1942 :Terry Jones, Colwyn Bay North Wales, comedian (Monty Python)
1943 :Josceline Dimbleby, cookery writer
1943 :Lord Mountevans
1944 :Tommy Duffy, rocker (Echos)
1947 :Adam Ingram, British MP
1947 :Terry Hibbitt, soccer star
1948 :Jennifer Adams, superintendent (Central Royal Parks)
1951 :Andrew Smith, British MP
1952 :Rick James, [James Johnson], rock/soul/funk vocalist (Super Freak)
1953 :Andy Mill, skier/husband of Chris Everet
1953 :C A Barnett, headmaster (Whitgift School)
1954 :Mike Campbell, guitarist (Tom Petty & Heartbreakers-Breakdown)
1955 :Kate Ashbrook, general secretary (Open Spaces Society)
1955 :Virginia Elliot, three-day eventer
1957 :Donna Adamek, Duarte Calif, bowler (BWAA Woman of Year 1978-81)
1961 :Daniel M Tani, Ridley Park MD, astronaut
1963 :Jani Lane, heavy metal drummer (Warrant-Cherry Pie)
1964 :Dwayne Rudolph Goettel, musician
1965 :Stephanie Marie Elisabeth de Grimaldi, Monte Carlo Monaco, Princess
1966 :Donna Edmondson, Greensboro NC, playmate of year (Nov, 1986)
1966 :Eddie Zambrano, Venezuelan/US baseball outfielder (Chicago Cubs)
1967 :Tim Naehring, Cincinnati OH, infielder (Boston Red Sox)
1968 :Kent Mercker, Dublin OH, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Balt Orioles)
1968 :Lisa Marie Presley Keough Jackson, Memphis Tenn, daughter of Elvis
1968 :Mark Recchi, Kamloops, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens)
1968 :Pauly Shore, Hollywood, comedian (Totally Pauly, Encino Man)
1968 :Sean Millington, CFL fullback (BC Lions)
1969 :Bryan Jacob, Palatka Fla, 59 kg (130 lbs) weightlifter (Oly-1992, 96)
1971 :Robert O'Neal, WLAF safety (Amsterdam Admirals)
1971 :Tommy Salo, Surahammar SWE, NHL goalie (Team Sweden, NY Islanders)
1972 :Geoff Sanderson, Hay River, NHL left wing (Hartford Whalers)
1972 :Richard Becker, Aurora IL, outfielder (Minn Twins)
1973 :Tlia Reima, ice hockey center (Finland, Oly-98)
1974 :Lisa Marie Scott, Pensacola FL, playmate (Feb, 1994)
1975 :Martijn Reuser, Dutch soccer player (Ajax)
1980 :Courtney Hamilton, Miss Arizona Teen USA (1996)



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