Birthdays of Personalities on March 22

1459 :Maximilian I of Habsburg, German Emperor/archduke of Austria
1599 :Anthony Van Dyck, Flemish painter (Charles I of England)
1609 :John II Casimir Vasa, cardinal/king of Poland (1648-68)
1767 :Cornelis T Elout, Dutch minister of Finance
1771 :Heinrich D Zschokke, Swiss author (Das Goldmacherdorf)
1785 :Adam Sedgwick, British? geologist
1797 :Kaiser Wilhelm I, German emperor (1871-88)
1799 :F W A Argelander, Memel E Prussia, cataloguer of 324,188 stars
1803 :Anthonie Waldrop, Dutch painter/lithographer
1813 :Gabriel Rene Paul, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886
1814 :Thomas Crawford, US sculptor (Babes in the Wood)
1817 :Braxton Bragg, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1876
1819 :William Wirt Adams, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1888
1822 :Ahmed Djevdet Pasha, Turkish minister of Education/Justice
1822 :Isaac D Fransen van de Putte, Dutch premier (1866)
1822 :Seth Williams, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1866
1824 :William Henry Chase Whiting, Major General (Confederate Army)
1834 :Francis Asbury Shoup, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1896
1846 :Randolph Caldecott, England, illustrator (Caldecott Medal namesake)
1857 :Arnold Sauwen, Flemish poet (Along the Meuse)
1857 :Paul Doumer, gov-genl of Indo-China/13th Pres of France (1931-32)
1867 :Meijer Linnewiel, [Prof Kokadorus], Amsterdam's pitchman
1868 :Robert A Millikan, US physicist (photoelectric effect; Nobel 1923)
1874 :Ellen Glasgow, novelist
1903 :James S Russell, US pilot/admiral (WW II Pacific Ocean)
1905 :Phyllis McGinley, poet
1905 :Ruth Page, US choreographer/ballet leader (Diaghilev, Pygmalion)
1907 :James Gavin, US, 82nd Airborne Div General (Sicily/Normandy)
1908 :Louis D L'Amour, Jamestown ND, author (Hondo, Jubal Sackett)
1908 :Maurice H Stans, Shakope Minn, Secretary of Commerce (1969-72)
1909 :Gabrielle Roy, French-Canadian novelist (Tin Flute)
1912 :Henri Rousselot, admiral
1912 :Lord Alport
1914 :Lord Stokes
1914 :Masao Maruyama, social scientist
1915 :Forest Sagendorf, cartoonist
1916 :George Wyle, NYC, orch leader (Jerry Lewis Show, Flip Wilson Show)
1917 :C S Pick, publisher
1918 :Cheddi B Jagan, dentist/founder PPP/Guyanese Premier (1953, 1957-64)
1918 :Harry Kay, vice-chancellor (Exeter U)
1920 :Fanny Waterman, concert pianist & teacher
1921 :Wilhelmus Norbert Schmelzer, Netherland, foreign minister (KVP)
1922 :Mujib ur-Rahman, Pakistan, sheik/premier
1923 :Bryan Clieve Roberts, lawyer/civil servant
1923 :Cor N van Dis Jr, Dutch MP (SGP, 1971-94)
1923 :Marcel Marceau, Strasbourg France, mime (Barbarella, Silent Movie)
1924 :Al Neuharth, newspaper founder (USA Today)
1924 :Bill Wendell, NYC, TV announcer (Late Night With David Letterman)
1925 :Colin Spedding, CEO (Council of Science & Technology Institutes)
1926 :Julius Marmur, biochemist/geneticist
1926 :Lawrence Jackson, Provost Emeritus (Blackburn)
1927 :Viscount Bolingbroke
1928 :Betty Callaway, figure skating trainer
1928 :Bill Archer, (Rep-R-TX, 1971- )
1928 :DC Ingman, CEO (British Waterways Board
1928 :Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian
1930 :Derek Bok, college president (Harvard)
1930 :Lynden O Pindling, PM of Bahamas (1967-92)
1930 :Pat Robertson, televangelist (700 club, Pres candidate-R-1989)
1930 :Stephen Sondheim, NYC, lyricist (West Side Story, Company)
1931 :Leslie Thomas, author
1932 :Richard Thomas, admiral
1933 :Buddy MacKay, (Rep-D-FL, 1983- )
1934 :Leslie Turnberg, president (Royal College of Physicians)
1934 :Orrin G Hatch, (Sen-R-UT, 1977- )
1934 :Sheila Cameron, QC, Vicar-General (Province of Canterbury)
1936 :Alan Bleasdale, author/playwright (Are You Lonesome Tonight)
1936 :Philip Ely, president (British Law Society)
1936 :Ron Carey, union pres (Teamsters)
1940 :William Ritchie, vice-chancellor (Lancaster U)
1944 :R P Mardling, headmaster (Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield)
1945 :Alan Opie, baritone (Boughton Bethlehem, Britten 5 Canticles)
1945 :Paul Schockem”hle, showjumper
1946 :Rudy/Rudolf [von Bittner] Rucker, US, sci-fi author (Wetware)
1947 :Harry Vanda, [Vandenberg], Hague Neth, rock guitarist (Easybeats)
1947 :Patrick Olive, percussionist (Hot Chocolate-You Sexy Thing)
1949 :Brian Hanrahan, British TV newsman (BBC)
1949 :Fran Sheehan, Boston Mass, rock bassist (Boston-More than a Feeling)
1951 :Musa Khiramanovich Manarov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-4, TM-11)
1952 :Bob Costas, Queens NY, sportscaster/talk show host (Later)
1953 :Thomas H Andrews, (Rep-D-Maine)
1960 :Laurie Sargent, rock vocalist (Face To Face)
1966 :Yahya Ayyash, militant
1969 :Darrell Russell, defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders)
1971 :Richard Castillo, jockey
1972 :Elvis Stojko, Richmond Hill Ontario, (Oly-silver-94)
1972 :John Farquhar, tight end (New Orleans Saints)
1972 :Pieter Christiaan, Prince of Netherlands
1973 :Joe Nedney, kicker (Arizona Cardinals)
1975 :Chris Bayne, safety (Atlanta Falcons)
1990 :Eugenie, Princess of Britain



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