Birthdays of Personalities on May 7

xxxx :Maria Laria, Havana Cuba, Spanish TV hostess (Cara Cara)
xxxx :Phil Campbell, rocker (Motorhead-No Remorse)
1530 :Louis I Cond‚, French prince/leader of hugenots
1574 :Innocent X, [Giambattista Pamfili], 236th pope (1644-55)
1700 :Gerard van Swieten, Dutch botanist
1763 :Josef Poniatovski, Polish general/marshal of France
1776 :D niel Berzsenyi, [Hungarian Horatius], Hungarian poet
1795 :Gerhard M Roentgen, industrialist (founder dockyard Fijenoord)
1812 :Robert Browning, London England, poet (Pied Piper)
1826 :Varina Howell Davis, 1st lady (Confederacy), died in 1905
1827 :Charles T H Coster, Belgian literary (L‚gendes Flamandes) [or Aug
1827 :Francis Engle Patterson, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in
1832 :Carl G Neumann, German mathematician/physicist (Neumann-functions
1845 :Jacob van Stolk Azn, timber merchant/art collector
1847 :Archibald Primrose, Earl of Rosebery (Lib), British PM (1894-95)
1866 :Cornelis J K van Aalst, president (Dutch Trading Company)
1882 :Willem Elsschot, [Alfons J de Ridder], Flemish writer (Mend)
1883 :Martin Albertz, German theologist (Church Jesus Christ)
1887 :Henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes)
1892 :Archibald MacLeish, Glencoe Ill, polit essayist/poet/dramatist (J
1892 :Josip Broz Tito, WW II partisan, leader of Yugoslavia (1943-80)
1898 :Vera Chapman, writer
1900 :Bauke Tuinstra, Dutch/Frisian notary/author (Earste Keur)
1901 :L T Coggeshall, medical scientist/ US Secretary of HEW (1956-58)
1903 :Basil Nield, judge/politician
1909 :Edwin H Land, inventor (instant photography (Polaroid))
1912 :Paul H F Brenneker, Neth/Antillian photographer/folklorist
1917 :Daniel GillŠs, Belgian writer
1917 :William Geoffrey Biddle, bomb disposal expert
1923 :Anne Baxter, Mich City Ind, actr (Myra-Marcus Welby, Victoria-Hot
1923 :Pete V Domenici, (Sen-R-NM, 1973- )
1927 :Jim Lowe, Springfield Mass, DJ (WNEW) "King of Trivia"
1928 :Marvin Mitchelson, attorney
1929 :Sally L Smith, educator/founder (Lab School of Wash)
1930 :Aviard Gavrilovich Fastovets, Russia, cosmonaut
1930 :Horst Bienek, German poet
1931 :Gene [Rodman] Wolfe, US, sci-fi author (Soldier of Arete)
1931 :Nel J Ginjaar-Maas, Dutch under-secretary of Education (VVD)
1934 :Willard Scott, weatherman (Today)
1939 :Jimmy Ruffin, vocalist (What Becomes of Broken Hearted)
1939 :Johnny Maestro, NY rock vocalist (Crests-16 Candles, Brooklyn Bri
1939 :Volker Braun, writer
1943 :Christopher Taylor White, rocker
1943 :Peter Horak, jetboat jumper
1943 :Rick West, [Richard Westwood], rocker (Brian Poole & Tremeloes)
1945 :Wim A Mateman, Dutch MP (CDA)
1946 :Bill Danoff, Springfield Mass, vocalist (Starland Vocal Band)
1946 :Bill Kreutzmann, drummer (Grateful Dead)
1946 :Richard L Brodsky, US lawyer/NY State Assemblyman (D) (1983- )
1949 :Marilyn Cole, Portsmouth England, playmate of the year (Jan, 1972
1950 :Janis Ian, [Fink], NYC, rock vocalist (At 17, Society's Child)
1950 :Prairie Prince, rocker (Tubes)
1951 :David Whitton, campaigner
1952 :Amy Heckerling, Bronx, dir (Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Clueles
1952 :Derek Taylor, rocker (Let it Be, Beatles Anthology)
1957 :[Christopher St John] "Sinjin" Smith, LA CA, volleyballer (Oly-96
1959 :Tamara E Jernigan, Chattoonaga, PhD/astro (STS 40, 52, 67, 80)
1960 :Arnon Ohad, co-pilot (El Al) plane that crashed on Bijlmer Amster
1962 :Robbie Knievel, daredevil, son of Evel (Chips Something Special)
1964 :Mustapha Zerqti, Moroccan/Neth writer (Ihtidaar hub fi el-mahd)
1970 :Edwin Zoetebier, Dutch soccer player (FC Volendam)
1970 :Mark Smith, Pasadena CA, outfielder (Baltimore Orioles)
1970 :Sebastien Britten, Brossard Que, figure skater (1995 Canadian Cha
1972 :Chris Hayes, safety (NY Jets)
1974 :Scott Whittaker, center/tackle (Oakland Raiders)
1987 :Katie Danza, daughter of Tony & Tracy Danza



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