Birthdays of Personalities on March 14

xxxx :Imhotep Gary Byrd, radio personality (WLIB-NY)
1692 :Peter Musschenbroek, Dutch physician/physicist (Leyden jar)
1782 :Thomas Hart Benton, (rep), "Old Bullion"
1800 :James Bogardus, US inventor/builder (made cast-iron buildings)
1804 :Johann Strauss, the Elder, Viennese violinist/comp (Radetzky March)
1808 :Catharinus Putnam Buckingham, Brig General (Union volunteers)
1816 :Montgomery Dent Corse, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1895
1820 :Victor Emmanuel II, King of Sardinia (1849-61)/Italy (1861-78)
1821 :Jens Worsaae, Denmark, archaeologist
1823 :Roswell Sabine Ripley, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1887
1829 :Charles Charlesworth, England, (dies at 7 of old age)
1833 :John Sappington Marmaduke, Major General (Confederate Army)
1833 :Lucy Hobbs Taylor, 1st US woman dentist (1866)
1835 :Giovanni V Schiaparelli, Italian astronomer (Mars) [or March 4]
1837 :Charles Ammi Cutter, US librarian (Expansive classification)
1844 :King Umberto I, of Italy (1878-1900)
1847 :Antonio de Castro Alves, Brazilian poet (Espumas Flutuantes)
1854 :Paul Ehrlich, Germany, bacteriologist (Nobel-1908)
1854 :Thomas Riley Marshall, (D) 28th VP (1913-21)
1862 :Vilhelm FK Bjerknes, Norwegian/US physicist/meteorology
1864 :[John] Casey Jones, RR engineer (Ballad of Casey Jones)
1873 :Joannes DJ Aengenent, sociologist/bishop of Haarlem (1928-35)
1875 :Isadore Gilbert Mudge, US, librarian/author (Thackeray Dictionary)
1879 :Albert Einstein, Ulm Germany, physicist E=mcı (Nobel 1921)
1884 :Albert Egges van Giffen, Dutch archaeologist
1887 :George Creten, Belgian sculptor/painter
1892 :Olive Netta Parsons, co-founder (Collet's Bookshop)
1895 :Frans Ganshof, Belgian historian
1903 :Molla Mustafa Barzani, Iran, Kurd leader (KDP)
1905 :Raymond Aron, French sociologist/political scientist
1908 :Maurice (Jean Jacques) Merleau-Ponty, French philosopher
1912 :Les Brown, Reinerton Pa, orch leader (& his band of renown)
1914 :Henry Ralph Carr, soldier
1915 :Kenneth Rowntree, painter
1917 :Macha Louis Rosenthal, critic/poet
1919 :Luther Henderson Jr, KC Mo, orch leader (Polly Bergen Show)
1919 :Max Shulman, novelist (Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, Tender Trap)
1920 :Dorothy Tyler-Odam, Great Britain, high jumper (Oly-silver-36, 48)
1920 :Hank Ketcham, cartoonist (Dennis the Menace)
1922 :Colin Fletcher, author (Walking Through Time)
1923 :Diane Arbus, photographer/innovator
1925 :John Barrington Wain, England, novelist/poet (Hurry on Down)
1927 :Bill Rexford, auto racer
1927 :Joop F Wolff, Dutch editor (Truth)/Dutch politician (CPN)
1928 :Frank Borman, Gary Ind, astronaut (Gem 7, Ap 8)/CEO (Eastern Airline)
1931 :Phil Phillips [Baptiste], rock vocalist (Sea Of Love)
1934 :Eugene A Cernan, Chicago, Capt USN/astronaut (Gemini 9, Apollo 10 17)
1934 :Shirley Scott, swing/blues organist (with Stanley Turrentine)
1939 :William Benjamin Lenoir, Miami Florida, astronaut (STS 5)
1942 :John Whittaker, English real estate developer (Peel Holdings)
1943 :Jim Pons, Santa Monica CA, bassist (Turtles-Happy Together)
1945 :Walt Parazaider, Chicago Ill, rock saxophonist (Chicago)
1947 :Jan [AJ] te Veldhuis, Dutch MP (VVD)
1947 :William Jefferson, (Rep-D-Louisiana)
1950 :Michael Ford, son of pres Gerald & Betty Ford
1951 :Rick Dees, radio disc jock (KIIS LA)
1952 :David Byrne, guitarist/vocalist (Talking Heads-Burning Down the House)
1952 :J Fred Muggs, chimp (Today show)
1955 :Boon Gould, rock guitarist (Level 42-Hot Water)
1956 :Natalya Dmitriyevna Kuleshova, Russia, cosmonaut
1956 :Tessa Sanderson, Kingston Jamaica, Brit javelin thrower (Oly-gold-84)
1958 :Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre, Prince of Monaco/bobsledder (Oly-1988)
1959 :Patrick Dupond, Paris, dancer (La Bayadere)
1961 :Gary Dell'Abate, producer (Howard Stern Show)
1961 :Grigoriy Kornev, Russian speed walker (world record 5 km)
1962 :Kirby Puckett, centerfielder (Minn Twins)
1963 :Pedro Duque, Madrid Spain, engineer/astronaut (STS 78 alt, sk:95)
1964 :Richard Migliore, jockey
1967 :Edward M Fincke, Pitts PA, Capt USAF/astronaut
1971 :Ernie Brown, CFL defensive tackle (Calgary Stampeders)
1972 :Antowain Smith, running back (Buffalo Bills)
1973 :Chris Sullivan, defensive end (New England Patriots)
1989 :Oliver Bernsen, son of Corbin Bernsen & Amanda Pays



Comedians,Singers etc.
Bollywood Celebrities
Sport Stars
Golf Stars




Events from History
Scientific Events
Sporting Events
Golfing Events