Birthdays of Personalities on January 18

xxxx :Jos? Luis Perales, Spain, spanish singer (Con El Paso del Tiempo)
1641 :Fran?ois Michel le Tellier, French statesman (Marquis de Louvois)
1657 :Hendrik Casimir II, Dutch Fieldmarshal (Nassau)
1685 :Tiberius Hemsterhuis, Dutch Classical prof, baptized
1726 :Hendrik D F L, prince of Prussia/diplomat
1779 :Peter Roget, thesaurus fame/inventor (slide rule, pocket chessboard)
1782 :Daniel Webster, Salisbury NH, orator/politician/lawyer
1795 :Anna Paulowna Romanova, monarch of Russia/daughter of czar Paul I
1809 :Richard Caswell Gatlin, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1896
1813 :Joseph Farwell Glidden, inventor (1st coml useable barbed wire)
1815 :James Chesnut Jr, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1885
1815 :Richard Yates Gov, MC (Union), died in 1873
1818 :Johannes van Vloten, Dutch literary/theologist
1820 :Abraham Buford, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1884
1831 :Edward Ferrero, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1899
1835 :Jan van Droogenbroeck, Flemish poet
1849 :Edmund Barton, 1st PM of Australia (1900-03)
1854 :Thomas A Watson, needed by Bell, inventor assistant (Telephone)
1856 :Daniel Nathan Hale Williams, surgeon (1st open heart operation)
1857 :Otto von Below, German commandant (WW I)
1861 :Hans Goldschmidt, German chemist
1867 :Rub?n Dar?o, national poet (Nicaragua)
1869 :Willem De Vreese, Flemish linguist/biblographer
1870 :Berend Modderman, printer (Drukkers yearbook)
1871 :Franz Blei, [Peregrinus Steinh?vel], Austrian painter/critic
1878 :Hendrik Baels, Belgian politician
1879 :Henri-Honor? Giraud, French general/member of parliament
1880 :Paul Ehrenfest, Austria/Neth physicist (adiabates hypothesis)
1881 :Gaston Gallimard, French publisher (Librairie Gallimard) [or 1908]
1882 :Jacob Clay, Dutch philospher/phyicist (Mesones)
1882 :Sylvia Pankhurst, English feminist
1886 :Antoine Pevsner, French sculptor
1886 :Peter Alma, Dutch painter/graphic artist
1892 :Oliver Hardy, Harlem Ga, comedy team member (Laurel & Hardy)
1893 :Jorge Guill?n, Valladolid Spain, poet/critic (C ntico, Final)
1894 :Wilhelm HC Tenhaeff, Dutch parapsychologist
1896 :Hans H Holm, Norwegian poet (Jonsoknatt)
1901 :Arie Querido, Dutch social psychiatrist
1904 :Henri-Georges Adam, French etcher/painter/sculptor (Grand Nude)
1906 :Hans Aeschbacher, Swiss sculptor (Venus de Six-Tours)
1907 :Janos Ferencsik, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Budapest Opera)
1908 :Albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59)
1908 :Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian
1912 :Charles Moeller, Belgian theologist (Humanism et saintete)
1912 :Ren? Gabri?ls, Belgian billiard pro (7 World/9 European championships)
1917 :Oscar Lewenstein, impressario
1918 :Adriano Mandarino Hypolito, priest
1918 :Ton Brandsteder, CEO/founder (Sony Nederland)
1921 :Bruce Woodcock, boxer
1925 :Gilles Deleuze, philosopher
1925 :Roepie Kruize, Dutch field hockey player (Olympic-Bronze-48/Silver-52)
1933 :David Bellamy, English botanist/tv-program maker
1933 :Ray Dolby, sound expert/inventor (Dolby noise limiting system)
1933 :Vladimir Yevgrafovich Bugrov, cosmonaut
1939 :Bernard Glassman, NY, Zen teacher/head (Zen Center of NY)
1941 :Bobby Goldsboro, Marianna Fla, singer (Honey)
1941 :David Ruffin, Miss, vocalist (Temptations-Papa Was a Rolling Stone)
1944 :Paul Keating, 24th Australian Prime Minister (1991-1996)
1944 :Relus ter Beek, Dutch Minister of defense (PvdA)
1950 :Claudia de Colombia, Bogato Columbia, spanish singer (Yo Creo En Ti)
1950 :Gilles Villeneuve, Canadian auto racer
1953 :Brett Hudson, Portland Ore, comedian (Bonkers, Hudson Brothers Show)
1955 :Mable Fergerson, LA Calif, 4x400m runner (Olympic-silver-1972)
1956 :Mark Collie, Waynesboro Tn, country singer (Another Old Soldier)
1957 :Tom Bailey, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Thompson Twins-Doctor Doctor)
1958 :Jeffrey N Williams, Superior Wisc, Major Army/astronaut
1961 :Mark D Messier, Edmonton Alberta, NHL Center (Edmonton, NY Rangers)
1964 :Brady Anderson, Silver Spring MD, outfielder (Baltimore Orioles)
1965 :Richard Dunwoody, British(?) jockey)
1967 :Kim Perrot, WNBA guard (Houston Comets)
1967 :M C Tab, [Sharon Richard], NYC, rapper
1969 :Larry Webster, defensive tackle (Baltimore Ravens)
1969 :Marvin Pope, CFL defensive end (Calgary Stampeders)
1970 :Leo Araguz, NLF/WLAF punter (Oakland Raiders, Rhein Fire)
1972 :Mike Lieberthal, Glendale CA, catcher (Phila Phillies)
1972 :Ryan Kuehl, defensive tackle (Washington Redskins)
1972 :Steven Conley, linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
1973 :Crispian Mills, London, vocalist/guitarist (Kula Shaker)
1973 :Edward Jasper, defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles)
1973 :Regilio Vreede, soccer player (Blue White, RKC)
1974 :Shane Burton, defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins)
1975 :Derek Smith, linebacker (Washington Redskins)
1976 :Vincent Polvliet, soccer player (FC Utrecht)



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