Birthdays of Personalities on March 10

1452 :Ferdinand II, the Catholic, King of Aragon/Sicily (expelled Jews)
1503 :Ferdinand I, German emperor (1558-64)
1538 :Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572)
1628 :Constantine Huygens Jr, Dutch poet/painter/cartoonist
1656 :Adolf H van Rechteren, Dutch diplomat/politician
1748 :John Playfair, Scotland, clergyman/geologist/mathematician
1771 :Georg F Creuzer, German philological/historian (Idea und Probe)
1776 :Luise, queen of Prussia/wife of Frederik Willem III
1787 :William Etty, English painter (nudes)
1788 :Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, German poet (Das Marmorbild)
1809 :William David Porter, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1864
1810 :John McCloskey, US, pres of St John's College (Fordham U)
1812 :Victor Tesch, Belgian lawyer/min of Justice
1818 :George Wythe Randolph, Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1867
1822 :Willem Roelofs, Dutch painter/lithographer
1824 :Thomas James Churchill, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1905
1832 :William Henry Penrose, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1903
1842 :Ina Donna Coolbrith, US, poet laureate of Calif
1845 :Alexander III A Romanov, Russian tsar (1881-94)
1850 :Mary Mills Patrick, US, 1st pres of Istanbul Woman's College
1867 :Lillian D Wald, US, sociologist/organizer (Visiting Nurses)
1873 :Jakob Wassermann, Germany, novelist (My Life as German & Jew)
1877 :David M Chumaceiro, Cura‡ao, poet
1877 :David Mendes Chumaceiro, Cura‡ao, poet (Cris lidas)
1880 :Michael Jacobs, NYC, boxing promoter
1891 :Jacob van Gelderen, economist/sociologist/Dutch 2nd Chamber (SDAP)
1892 :Eva Turner, British soprano
1900 :Sherman Billingsley, Enid Ok, talk show host (Stork Club)
1908 :Carl Albert, US speaker of house (1971-77)
1909 :Gerard Croiset, Dutch paragnost
1916 :Manuel A "Manny" Greenhill, record producer
1918 :Heywood Hale Broun, journalist
1921 :Paul Coates, NYC, columnist (Tonight! America After Dark)
1923 :Ara Parseghian, football coach (Northwestern, Notre Dame)
1925 :Ed van der Elsken, movie photographer (Een liefdesgeschiedenis)
1925 :M J J A [Sef] Imkamp, Dutch politician (D66)
1927 :Donn Trenner, New Haven Ct, orch leader (ABC's Nightlife)
1927 :Paul Wunderlich, German lithographer/painter/sculptor
1928 :James Earl Ray, assassin (Martin Luther King Jr)
1930 :Sandor Iharos, athlete
1935 :Gary Owens, announcer (Laugh-in)
1937 :Oscar Abrams, community organizer
1940 :David Rabe, Dubuque Iowa, playwright (Streamers)
1940 :Wayne Dyer, psychologist (Universe Within You)
1946 :Gaylord Birch, drummer (Reconstruction, Honey Dripper)
1947 :Avril "Kim" Campbell, Canada's 1st female premier (1993- )
1947 :Laurie Langenbach, Dutch author
1947 :Tom Scholz, rock guitarist/keyboardist (Boston-More Than a Feeling)
1952 :Oupa J Gqozo, South African warden/army commandant (Ciskei)
1955 :Mark David Chapman, assassin (John Lennon)
1961 :Laurel B Clark, Ames Iowa, Lt cmdr USN/astronaut
1964 :Edward Anthony Richard Louis, Prince of Britain/Elizabeth II grandson
1965 :Paul Masotti, CFL receiver (Toronto Argonauts)
1967 :Derrick Graham, guard (Seattle Seahawks)
1971 :Morris Unutoa, corner (Philadelphia Eagles)
1977 :Shannon Miller, Rolla MO, gymnast (Oly2 gold-2 silver/3 bronze-92, 96)



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