Birthdays of Personalities on July 19

1670 :Richard Leveridge, English bass and composer (d. 1758)
1688 :Giuseppe Castiglione, Italian missionary to China (d. 1766)
1744 :Heinrich Christian Boie, German author (d. 1806)
1759 :Seraphim of Sarov, Russian Orthodox Saint (d. 1833)
1789 :John Martin, English painter (d. 1854)
1800 :Juan José Flores, military and first president of Ecuador (d. 1864)
1814 :Samuel Colt, American firearms inventor (d. 1862)
1819 :Gottfried Keller, Swiss writer (d. 1890)
1822 :Augusta of Cambridge, Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1916)
1827 :Mangal Pandey, Indian freedom fighter (d. 1857)
1834 :Edgar Degas, French painter (d. 1917)
1860 :Lizzie Borden, American accused murderer (d. 1927)
1865 :Charles Horace Mayo, American surgeon and founder of the Mayo Clinic (d. 1939)
1876 :Joseph Fielding Smith, 10th president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (d. 1972)
1877 :Arthur Fielder, English cricketer (d. 1949)
1883 :Max Fleischer, Austrian animator and film producer (d. 1972)
1893 :Vladimir Mayakovsky, Russian poet (d. 1930)
1894 :Aleksandr Yakovlevich Khinchin, Russian mathematician (d. 1959)
1894 :Khawaja Nazimuddin, 2nd Prime Minister of Pakistan (d. 1965)
1895 :Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (d. 1953)
1896 :A. J. Cronin, Scottish writer (d. 1981)
1896 :Bob Meusel, American baseball player (d. 1977)
1898 :Herbert Marcuse, German-born philosopher (d. 1979)
1904 :Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith, Last Lincoln descendant (d.1985)
1912 :Norman Carr, British conservationist (b. 1997)
1914 :Marius Russo, baseball player (d. 2005)
1917 :William Scranton, American politician
1919 :Miltos Sachtouris, Greek poet (d. 2005)
1921 :Rosalyn Yalow, American physicist, Nobel laureate
1922 :George McGovern, American politician
1922 :Harold Camping, American evangelist, founder of Family Radio
1923 :William A. Rusher, American columnist
1924 :Pat Hingle, American actor
1924 :Stanley K. Hathaway, American politician (d. 2005)
1925 :Sue Thompson, American pop and country music singer
1926 :Helen Gallagher, American actress
1934 :Francisco Sá Carneiro, Prime Minister of Portugal (d. 1980)
1935 :Vasily Livanov, Russian and Soviet film actor
1937 :George Hamilton IV, American country singer
1938 :Jayant Narlikar, Indian astrophysicist
1938 :Nicholas Bethell, British historian (d. 2007)
1938 :Richard Jordan, American actor (d. 1993)
1941 :Neelie Kroes, Dutch EU Commissioner for Competition
1941 :Vikki Carr, American singer
1946 :Alan Gorrie, Scottish musician (Average White Band)
1946 :Ilie Nastase, Romanian tennis player
1947 :Bernie Leadon, American musician (The Eagles)
1947 :Brian May, English guitarist (Queen)
1947 :Hans-Jürgen Kreische, East German footballer
1948 :Beverly Archer, American actress
1948 :Keith Godchaux, American musician (Grateful Dead) (d. 1980)
1949 :Ivar Kants, Australian actor
1950 :Freddy Moore, American songwriter
1950 :Per-Kristian Foss, Norwegian Minister of Finance
1951 :Abel Ferrara, American filmmake
1951 :Jayson Stark, American sportswriter
1952 :Allen Collins, American musician (Lynyrd Skynyrd) (d. 1990)
1952 :John Griesheimer, American politician
1952 :Robert A. Ficano, American politician
1954 :Srda Trifkovic, Serbian-American journalist
1956 :Nikki Sudden, English musician (d. 2006)
1958 :David Robertson, American symphony orchestra conductor
1958 :Reuben Kane, American professional wrestler
1960 :Atom Egoyan, Canadian filmmaker
1961 :Benoît Mariage, Belgian film director
1961 :Campbell Scott, American actor
1961 :Hideo Nakata, Japanese film director
1961 :Maria Filatova, Soviet gymnast
1962 :Anthony Edwards, American actor
1963 :Garth Nix, Australian author
1964 :André A. Jackson, founder African Diamond Producers Association
1964 :Masahiko Kondo, Japanese singer, actor and racing driver
1965 :Stuart Scott, American sportscaster
1966 :David Segui, American baseball player
1966 :Nancy Walls, American actress
1967 :Yael Abecassis, Israeli actress and model
1968 :Jim Norton, American comedian and radio personality (The Opie and Anthony Show)
1968 :Robert Flynn, American musician (Machine Head)
1971 :Russell Allen, American musician (Symphony X)
1971 :Urs Bühler, Swiss tenor (Il Divo)
1971 :Vitali Klitschko, Ukrainian boxer
1972 :Naohito Fujiki, Japanese actor and singer
1973 :Martin Powell, English musician (Cradle of Filth)
1973 :Saïd Taghmaoui, French actor
1973 :Scott Walker, Canadian hockey player
1974 :Preston Wilson, baseball player
1976 :Vinessa Shaw, American actress
1977 :Charles John Spencer, American professional wrestler
1977 :Ed Smith, English cricketer
1977 :Haitham Mustafa, Sudanese footballer
1977 :Jean-Sébastien Aubin, Canadian ice hockey goaltender
1978 :Nené, Brazilian footballer
1979 :Luke Young, English footballer
1979 :Rick Ankiel, Baseball pitcher/ outfielder
1980 :Giorgio Mondini, Italian racing driver
1980 :Mark Webber, American actor
1980 :Xavier Malisse, Belgian tennis player
1981 :Anderson Luiz de Carvalho, Brazilian footballer
1981 :Didz Hammond, bassist/backing vocalist (Dirty Pretty Things and The Cooper Temple Clause)
1981 :Jimmy Gobble, American baseball player
1981 :Nikki Osborne, Australian actress
1982 :Jared Padalecki, American actor
1982 :Jess Vanstrattan, Australian footballer
1982 :Stuart Parnaby, English footballer
1984 :Adam Morrison, American basketball player
1984 :Alessandra De Rossi, Filipino actress
1984 :Lasse Gjertsen, Norweigan animator
1984 :Lewis Price, Welsh footballer
1990 :Steven Anthony Lawrence, American actor





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