Birthdays of Personalities on February 3

xxxx :Joel Bartlett, KPIX (Channel 5) weatherman
1368 :Charles VI, King of France (1380-1422)
1655 :Fran?ois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized
1763 :Caroline von Wolzogen, [von Lengefeld], German author
1805 :Otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier Prussia
1807 :Joseph Eggleston Johnston, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1891
1811 :Horace Greeley, editor ("Go west, young man")
1817 :Samuel Ryan Curtis, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1866
1820 :Elisha Kent Kane, US Arctic explorer (Kane Basin off NW Greenland)
1821 :Elizabeth Blackwell, Bristol England, 1st woman physician
1823 :Spencer F Baird, US biologist (Wood's Hole Station)
1824 :George Thomas "Tige" Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army)
1824 :Nathan George "Shanks" Evans, Brig Gen (Confederacy), died in 1868
1826 :Walter Bagehot, England, economist/sociologist
1830 :Robert Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury (C), British PM (1885-1902)
1831 :Cyrus Ballou Comstock, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1910
1833 :Thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian
1845 :Ernest von Wildenbruch, German playwright (Sedan)
1851 :Johannes B van Heutsz, lt-gen/gov-gen Dutch East Indies
1861 :L?opold Courouble, Belgian writer (Family Kaekebroeck)
1865 :Martinus Ballings, Flemish jesuit/author (Will Power)
1870 :Ada Negri, Italian poet/author (Il Libro di Mara)
1873 :Ernest B Allo, French theologist
1874 :Gertrude Stein, Penn, author (Autobiography of Alice B Toklas)
1878 :Joseph Gordon Coates, PM of New Zealand (1925-28)
1879 :Charles Follis, 1st black NFLer (Shelby, Ohio)
1880 :Arnoldus JH Aerts, bishop of Neth-Guinea (1920-42)
1882 :Trijntje Jansma-Boskma, oldest person in Netherland)
1883 :Camille Bombois, French circus wrestler/painter
1883 :Clarence Mulford, Ill, western writer (Hopalong Cassidy)
1887 :Georg Trakl, Austrian poet (Autumn of the Lonely)
1887 :Silvio d'Amico, Italian theater critic (Tramonto del grande attore)
1888 :Joris Baers, Flemish bibliography/founder (Boekengids)
1889 :Risto Ryti, Finnish premier/president
1890 :Heinrich Barth, Swiss philosopher (Problem des B?sen)
1891 :Jan Donner, Dutch minister of Justice (1926-33)
1894 :Juan Negr?n, PM of Spanish Republic (1936-39)
1894 :Norman Rockwell, US, artist/illustrator (Sat Evening Post covers)
1895 :Nick Kenny, Astoria NYC, columnist/songwriter (Nick Kenny Show)
1895 :Victor Raul Haya de la Torre, politician (APRA-Peru) [or Feb 22]
1896 :Johannes Urzidil, writer
1898 :Alvar Aalto, Finland, architect (Finlandia House)
1898 :Paul Urysohn, Russian mathematician
1899 :Forrest "Red" DeBernardi, basketball hall of famer (elected 1961)
1900 :Mabel Mercer, English cabaret vocalist (Fly Me to the Moon)
1902 :Ram?n [J] Sender, [Garc?s], Spanish writer (El Lugar del Hombre)
1903 :Walter Linck, Swiss sculptor
1904 :Charlie "Pretty Boy" Floyd, FBI Most Wanted criminal
1904 :Roger Makins, diplomat
1907 :James A Michner, NYC, writer (South Pacific, Hawaii, Space)
1908 :Oddbj?rn Hagen, Norway, cross country jumper (Olympic-gold-1936)
1909 :M Vasalis [Margaretha Droogleever Fortuyn-Leenmans], poet (Phoenix)
1909 :Simone Weil, Paris, social philosopher/Resistance fighter (WW II)
1910 :Nelson Case, Long Beach Calif, TV host (Trash or Treasure)
1912 :Jacques Soustelle, French minister of information
1914 :Cornelis "Kees" Andr?a, Dutch painter/graphic artist/carpet designer
1914 :Felix Kelly, artist
1915 :Jann Willem Holsbergen, author (Zakenmensen Fair as Gold)
1916 :Vivien Signy, nurse
1918 :Joey Bishop, [Gottlieb], Bronx, talk show host (Joey Bishop Show)
1920 :Henry Heimlich, doctor/inventor (Heimlich maneuver)
1920 :Stan Ockers, Belgian bicyclist (Tour de France 1955, 56)
1922 :Bill Chappell Jr, (Rep-D-FL, 1969- )
1922 :Jean-Pierre Rampal, flutist (Italian Flute Concertos)
1925 :Joop C Swart, Dutch publisher/founder (World Press Photo)
1926 :Arthur Arfons, auto racer/designer (Green Monster 1964-536.71 MPH)
1926 :Glen Tetley, US choreographer
1926 :Hans-Jochen Vogel, leader of West Germany's Social Democrats (SPD)
1926 :J Roy Rowland, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )
1926 :Shelley Berman, Chicago, comedian (Son of Blob, Love American Style)
1928 :Mr [Fred] Rogers, Latrobe, Pa, kid host (Mr Roger's Neighorhood)
1929 :Russell Arms, Berkeley Calif, vocalist (Your Hit Parade)
1931 :G?ran J S Palm, Swedish poet/writer (Hudens Bes?k)
1932 :Maria Itkina, USSR, sprinter (9 world records)
1933 :Paul S Sarbanes, (Sen-D-MD, 1977- )
1935 :Johnny "Guitar" Watson, rock guitarist
1938 :Vladimir Grigoryevich Fartushny, Russia, cosmonaut
1939 :Desz? Nowak, Hungary, soccer play (Olympic-gold-1964, 68)
1939 :Vladimir Yevgenyevich Preobrazhensky, Russian cosmonaut
1940 :Jim Hartz, newscaster (NBC-TV, Innovations)
1941 :Angelo D'Aleo, Bronx, tenor (Dion & Belmonts-Teenager in Love)
1941 :Chuck Tharp, rock vocalist (Fireballs)
1943 :Dennis Edwards, rocker (Temptations-Aint Too Proud To Beg, My Girl)
1943 :Eric Haydock, bassist (Hollies-He Aint Heavy He's My Brother)
1945 :Johnny Cymbal, rocker (Mr Bass Man)
1947 :Chose Alberts, [Krommenhoek], vocalist (Yet Many Years)
1947 :Dave Davies, London, rock vocalist/guitarist (Kinks-Lola)
1947 :Joe Coleman, baseball pitcher (Washington, Detroit)
1947 :Koos Alberts, [Krommenhoek], Dutch vocalist (Many More Years to Come)
1947 :Melanie, [Safka], Astoria, vocalist/songwriter (Candles in Rain)
1949 :Oscar Benton, Dutch blues vocalist/guitarist (Ze is Zoals Jij)
1950 :Michael Dickinson, British(?) reorganizer
1951 :Felipe Munoz, M?xico, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1968)
1952 :Fred Lynn, Chicago, baseball outfielder (Boston, Calif, Baltimore)
1952 :Jack Fields, (Rep-R-TX, 1981- )
1958 :Joe Frank Edwards Jr, Richmond Va, Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 89)
1958 :Lee Crystal, rocker (Joan Jett & Blackhearts-Ashes in the Wind)
1959 :Loi Tolhurst, rocker (Cure-Hell's Kitchen)
1959 :Molly Killingbeck, Jamaica, 4X400m relayer (Olympic-silver-1984)
1960 :Richard Kotzen, rocker
1962 :Joe Handle, US baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins)
1966 :Gillian Bonner, Athens GA, playmate (Apr, 1996)
1967 :Aurelio Vidmar, soccer player (Standard Luik, Feyenoord)
1967 :Jason Morris, Scotia NY, half-middleweight judoka (Oly-silver-92, 96)
1968 :Frantisek Kucera, Prague Cze, NHL defenseman (Vanc Canucks, Oly-G-98)
1969 :Terry Bradshaw, US baseball outfielder (St Louis Cardinals)
1970 :Alonza Barnett, WLAF safety (Amsterdam Admirals)
1970 :Jason Muzzatti, Toronto, NHL goalie (Hartford Whalers)
1970 :Keith Carney, Providence, NHL defenseman (Chicago Blackhawks, Team US)
1971 :Eric Owens, Danville VA, outfielder (Cin Reds)
1971 :Roman Cechmanek, NHL goaltender (Team Czech Oly-Gold-1998)
1973 :Jim Campbell, Worcester, NHL center (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
1973 :Kyle Richardson, WLAF punter (Rhein Fire)
1976 :Dwayne Rudd, linebacker (Minnesota Vikings)
1976 :Karen Bradley, Miss Rhode Island USA (1996)
1982 :Edna St Vincent Millay, poet
1984 :?, Long Beach Calif, 1st baby conceived by embryo transplant
1990 :Cody Newton Gifford, son of Kathie Lee & Frank Gifford
1994 :Tallulah Belle Willis, 3rd daughter of Bruce Willis & Demi Moore



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