Birthdays of Personalities on November 9

1414 :Albrecht III Achilles, elector of Brandenburg
1467 :Charles of Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen [or Nov 10]
1541 :Menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist
1656 :Paul Aler, French jesuit/poet (Gradus ad Parnassum)
1710 :Reynier de Klerk, governor-general of Dutch-Indies, baptized
1731 :Benjamin Banneker, Ellicott Md, black mathematician/surveyor (Wash DC)
1795 :Walter Geikie, Scottish painter
1802 :Elijah P Lovejoy, American newspaper publisher/abolitionist
1809 :Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Asst Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1877
1810 :Thomas Bragg, Atty Gen (Confederacy), died in 1872
1812 :Paul Abadie, French master builder (renovated Notre Dame)
1817 :Edward Richard Sprigg Canby, Major General (Union volunteers)
1818 :Ivan Turgenev, Russia, novelist/poet/playwright (Fathers & Sons) [NS]
1820 :Matthias de Vries, Dutch linguist (spelling)
1823 :William Henry Forney, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1894
1825 :Ambrose Powell Hill, Lt Gen (Confederate 3rd Army Corp), died in 1865
1835 :Emile Gaboriau, author (father of French detective novels)
1841 :[Albert] Edward VII, king of England (1901-10)
1850 :Lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist
1868 :Emmanuel K de Bom, Flemish author (Wrakken)
1871 :Florence Sabin, scientist/1st woman to graduate from Johns Hopkins
1877 :Allama Iqbal, Pakistani poet/philosopher
1877 :Sergei US Aleksi, patriarch of Russian-orthodox church
1886 :Ed Wynn, [Isaiah Edwin Leopold], Phila Pa, comedian (Ed Wynn Show)
1888 :Jean Monnet, French economist/EG-pioneer/chairman (EGKS)
1897 :Ronald G W Norrish, British chemist (Nobel 1967)
1898 :Owen Barfield, philosopher of language
1900 :Kathy Negrin
1901 :John Norrie McArthur, malariologist/microscopist
1903 :Gregory Pincus, inventor (birth control pill) [or Apr 9]
1903 :Leon-Etienne Duval, archbishop/Cardinal
1905 :Erika Mann, German/US author (Other Germany)/daughter of Thomas Mann
1905 :James William Fulbright, (Sen-D-Mo)
1906 :Arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer
1907 :Louis Ferdinand of Prussia, prince
1909 :Hendrik van Randwijk, Dutch author/founder (Vrij Netherland)
1911 :Harri‰t Freezer, Dutch journalist/author
1913 :Thelma Hulbert, English painter (Le Sacre du Printemps)
1914 :Colin Gray, airman
1915 :Sargent Shriver, MD, Dem VP candidate (1972)/directed Peace Corp
1918 :Florence Chadwick, San Diego Calif, swimmer (Hall of Fame 1970)
1918 :Howard Shanet, Brooklyn NY, conductor (Night of the Tropics)
1918 :Spiro Theodore Agnew, (R) 39th VP (1968-75), crook
1921 :Ivo Rudolph Jarosy, film scholar/exhibitor
1921 :Silvio O Conte, (Rep-R-MA, 1959- )
1927 :Carel W H Boshoff, South African head (Broederbond/Volkswag)
1928 :Anne Sexton, Newton Mass, poet (Live or Die; Pulitzer 1967)
1928 :Wim Bosboom, Dutch radio/TV host
1930 :Charlie Jones, Ft Smith Ark, sportscaster (Almost Anything Goes)
1931 :Whitey Herzog, baseball manager (St Louis Cardinals)
1932 :Carl Perkins, singer (Blue Suede Shoes)
1932 :Marian Christy, Ridgefield Ct, author (Invasions of Privacy)
1934 :Carl Sagan, Bkln, astronomer/author/professor (Cosmos, Broca's Brain)
1934 :Ingvar Carlsson, PM of Sweden (1986-91, 94- )
1934 :Ronald Harwood, [Horwitz], S African playwright (Dresser)
1935 :Bob Gibson, Cardinal pitcher (Cy Young/NL MVP 1968)
1936 :Bob Graham, (Sen-D Florida)
1936 :Mary Travers, Louisville Ky, folk singer (Peter Paul & Mary)
1937 :Roger McCough, British poet
1941 :Tom Fogerty, Berkeley Cal, rocker (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
1942 :Stuart Lipton, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire
1943 :Lee Graziano, Chicago Ill, rock drummer (American Breed)
1944 :Bill Hendon, (Rep-R-NC, 1981-83, 85-87)
1944 :Phil May, rocker
1945 :Roger Lee Jones, WV, child molester (FBI Most Wanted List)
1948 :Alan Gratzer, Syracuse NY, rock drummer (Reo Speedwagon)
1948 :Sharon Stouder, US, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympic-gold-1964)
1951 :Hetty de Boer-Jongkind, founder (Vakvereniging Medical Astrology)
1952 :Sherrod Brown, (Rep-D-Ohio)
1954 :Dennis Stratton, London England, rock guitarist (Iron Maiden)
1966 :Virgil Robertson, CFL defensive end (BC Lions)
1968 :David Jones, WLAF tight end (Amsterdam Admirals)
1969 :Pepa, rocker (Salt 'n' Pepa-Shake Ya Thang)
1970 :Bill Guerin, Wilbraham MA, NHL right wing (NJ Devils, Oilers)
1996 :Cheyenne Pyle, Calif, youngest heart transplant patient (90 mins old)



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