Birthdays of Personalities on July 14

1454 :Poliziano, Florentine humanist (d. 1494)
1602 :Jules Mazarin, French statesman and cardinal (d. 1661)
1608 :George Goring, Lord Goring, English royalist soldier (d. 1657)
1610 :Ferdinando II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (d. 1670)
1634 :Pasquier Quesnel, French Jansenist theologian (d. 1719)
1671 :Jacques D'Allonville, French astronomer and mathematician (d. 1732)
1675 :Claude Alexandre de Bonneval, French soldier (d. 1747)
1676 :Caspar Abel, German theologian, historian, and poet (d. 1763)
1696 :William Oldys, English antiquarian and bibliographer (d. 1761)
1721 :John Douglas, Scottish Anglican bishop and man of letters (d. 1807)
1743 :Gavrila Romanovich Derzhavin, Russian poet (d. 1816)
1785 :Mordecai Manuel Noah, American writer, journalist (d. 1851)
1801 :Johannes Peter Müller, German physiologist (d. 1858)
1816 :Arthur de Gobineau, French philosopher (d. 1882)
1829 :Edward White Benson, Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 1896)
1858 :Emmeline Pankhurst, English suffragette (d. 1928)
1859 :Willy Hess, German violinist (d. 1928)
1860 :Owen Wister, American author (d. 1938)
1862 :Gustav Klimt, Austrian painter and graphic artist (d. 1918)
1865 :Arthur Capper, Newspaper publisher and politician (d. 1951)
1868 :Gertrude Bell, English archaeologist, writer, spy, and administrator (d. 1926)
1874 :Khedive Abbas II of Egypt (d. 1944)
1885 :King Sisavang Vong of Laos (d. 1959)
1891 :Alexander M. Volkov, Russian novelist and mathematician (d. 1977)
1893 :Clarence J. Brown, Newspaper publisher and politician (d. 1965)
1896 :Buenaventura Durruti, Spanish anarchist (d. 1936)
1898 :A. B. Happy Chandler, American politician and baseball commissioner (d. 1991)
1901 :Gerald Finzi, British composer (d. 1956)
1903 :Irving Stone, American writer (d. 1989)
1906 :Tom Carvel, Greek-born businessman and inventor (d. 1990)
1910 :William Hanna, American animator (d. 2001)
1911 :Terry-Thomas, British actor (d. 1990)
1912 :Northrop Frye, Canadian literary critic (d. 1991)
1912 :Woody Guthrie, American folk musician (d. 1967)
1913 :Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr., 38th President of the United States (d. 2006)
1918 :Arthur Laurents, American playwright, novelist, and director
1918 :Ingmar Bergman, Swedish film and theatre director (d. 2007)
1919 :Lino Ventura, Italian-born actor (d. 1987)
1921 :Geoffrey Wilkinson, English chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1996)
1921 :Leon Garfield, English children's author (d. 1996)
1922 :Elfriede Rinkel, Nazi concentration camp guard
1922 :Robin Olds, American World War II and Vietnam War ace fighter pilot (d. 2007)
1923 :Dale Robertson, American actor
1924 :James W. Black, Scottish pharmacologist, Nobel laureate
1926 :Harry Dean Stanton, American actor
1927 :John Chancellor, American television commentator (d. 1996)
1928 :Nancy Olson, American actress
1930 :Polly Bergen, American actress
1932 :Roosevelt Grier, American football player and actor
1933 :Robert Bourassa, Quebec politician (d. 1996)
1937 :Yoshiro Mori, Japanese politician
1938 :Jerry Rubin, American activist (d. 1994)
1939 :George E. Slusser, American scholar and writer
1939 :Karel Gott, Czech singer
1939 :Sid Haig, American actor
1940 :Susan Howatch, English author
1941 :Andreas Khol, Austrian politician
1941 :Maulana Karenga, American author and activist
1942 :Javier Solana, Spanish European Union foreign policy chief
1943 :Christopher Priest, English novelist
1944 :Billy McCool, baseball player
1946 :John Wood, Australian actor
1946 :Vincent Pastore, American actor
1947 :Claudia Kennedy, U.S. Army officer
1950 :Gwen Guthrie, American singer (d. 1999)
1951 :Erich Hallhuber, German actor (d. 2003)
1952 :Bob Casale, AKA Bob 2, Musician (DEVO)
1952 :Eric Laneuville, American director, Actor, Producer
1952 :Franklin Graham, American evangelist
1952 :Joel Silver, American film producer
1955 :L. Brent Bozell, American author and activist
1956 :Vladimir Kulich, Czech actor
1958 :Joe Keenan, American screenwriter, television producer and novelist.
1960 :Anna Bligh, Australian politician
1960 :Jane Lynch, American actress
1961 :Jackie Earle Haley, American actor
1962 :Jeff Olson, American musician
1963 :Phil Rosenthal, American newspaper columnist
1966 :Brian Selznick, American author and illustrator
1966 :Ellen Reid, Canadian musician (Crash Test Dummies)
1966 :Matthew Fox, American actor
1966 :Tanya Donelly, American musician (Belly)
1967 :Patrick J. Kennedy, politician
1967 :Robin Ventura, American baseball player
1971 :Joey Styles, American wrestling commentator
1971 :Marie-Chantal Toupin, French Canadian singer
1971 :Mark LoMonaco, American professional wrestler
1972 :Deborah Mailman, Australian actress
1973 :Adam Quinn, American bagpipe player
1973 :Candela Peņa, Spanish actress
1973 :Halil Mutlu, Bulgaria-born Turkish weightlifter
1974 :David Mitchell, English comedian and actor
1975 :Taboo, American rapper
1975 :Tim Hudson, baseball player
1976 :Geraint Jones, English cricketer
1976 :Kirsten Sheridan, Irish film director and screenwriter
1977 :Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden
1979 :Axel Teichmann, German cross-country skier
1979 :Bernie Castro, baseball player
1980 :George Smith, Australian Rugby player
1981 :Lee Mead, English actor
1981 :Yomi, Japanese vocalist (Nightmare)
1983 :Wesley Dening, Australian TV personality
1984 :Chris Steele, Canadian musician, (Alexisonfire)
1987 :Adam Johnson, English footballer
1988 :James Vaughan, English footballer
1989 :Sean Flynn-Amir, American actor





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