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Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Tonyblack » Tue Nov 26, 2013 5:22 am

Happy Birthday Swreader! :D

Penblwydd Hapus, Cariad! :romance-inlove:

Famous Birthdays on 26th November

1288 - Emperor Go-Daigo of Japan (d. 1339)
1436 - Princess Catherine of Portugal, writer (d. 1463)
1607 - John Harvard, England, clergyman/scholar, founded Harvard Univ
1609 - Henry Dunster, English president of Harvard College (d. 1659)
1640 - Carl Rosier, composer
1653 - Andreas Anton Schmelzer, composer
1657 - William Derham, English minister and writer (d. 1735)
1663 - Pedro de Peralta y Barnuevo, Peruvian poet (Obras Dramaticas)
1678 - Jean Jacques d'Ortous de Mairan, French geophysicist (d. 1771)
1703 - Theophilus Cibber, English actor and writer (d. 1758)
1731 - William Cowper, England, pre-romantic poet (His Task) [NS]
1736 - Charles-Joseph Panckoucke, French publisher (Mercure de France)
1744 - Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, composer
1754 - Georg Forster, writer
1795 - Carl P Fohr, German painter
1795 - Cornelis P J Elout, Dutch military/resident of West Sumatra
1809 - Mariano Obiols, composer
1810 - William G Armstrong, of Cragside, Baron/British industralist (hydraulic crane)
1816 - William Henry Talkbot Walker, Major General (Confederate Army)
1818 - Louis Lacombe, composer
1823 - Thomas Dyke Acland Tellefsen, composer
1827 - Alfred Moore Scales, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1892
1827 - Ellen G. White, American religious leader (d. 1915)
1828 - René Goblet, French politician (d. 1905)
1832 - Mary Edwards Walker, US, doctor/women's rights leader
1832 - Karl Rudolf König, German physicist (d. 1901)
1847 - Maria Fyodorovna, Princess of Denmark and Empress of Russia (d. 1928)
1850 - Henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929)
1857 - Ferdinand de Saussure, Swiss linguist (d. 1913)
1858 - Katharine Drexel, Roman Catholic Saint (d. 1955)
1862 - Mark A Stein, archaeologist
1864 - Herman Gorter, Dutch socialist/poet (May, Tiny Hero's Poem)
1865 - Earl Ross Drake, composer
1869 - Maud, Queen of Norway (d. 1938)
1874 - Edmond Fleg[enheimer], Swiss/French author (Ecoute Israel)
1876 - Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style)
1876 - Willis Haviland Carrier, developed air-conditioning equipment
1885 - Heinrich Brüning, German politician (d. 1970)
1888 - Franz Jung, writer
1889 - Albert Dieudonné, French actor and novelist (d. 1976)
1892 - Joe Guyon, NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc)
1894 - Norbert Wiener, US, mathematician/discovered cybernetics
1894 - James Charles McGuigan, Catholic cardinal archbishop of Toronto (d. 1974)
1895 - Bertil Lindblad, Swedish astronomer (Milky Way system)
1895 - William Wilson (Bill), East Dorset, Vermont, co-founder (alcoholics anonymous), (d. 1971)
1898 - Karl Ziegler, Helsa, German Empire, chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (polymers), (d. 1973)
1899 - Bruno Hauptmann, German kidnapper of Charles Augustus Lindbergh III (d. 1936)
1901 - Philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician
1902 - Alberto Morin, PR, actor (Armando-Dallas)
1902 - Gerrit Jan van der Veen, [Wolffensperger], Dutch resistance fighter
1904 - Armand Frappier, French-Canadian physician and microbiologist (d. 1991)
1905 - George Emlyn Williams, Wales, actor/playwright (David Copperfield)
1905 - Bob Johnson, American baseball player (d. 1982)
1906 - Sandro Fuga, composer
1907 - Frances Dee, Los Angeles California, actress (Of Human Bondage)
1907 - Ruth Patrick, American botanist
1908 - Charles Forte, Italian/British hotel magnate (Savoy)
1908 - Lefty Gomez, baseball pitcher
1908 - Philipp Mohler, composer
1909 - Eugene Ionesco, playwright
1909 - Frances Dee, American actress (d. 2004)
1910 - Cyril Cusack, Durban Natal South Africa, actor (Day of the Jackal)
1911 - Raymond Scheyven, Belgian minister of Economic Affairs
1911 - Ronald Diggens, English fabric manufacturer/multi-millionaire
1911 - Samuel H Reshevsky, Polish/US chess grandmaster/prodigy
1912 - Eric Sevareid, Velva ND, newscaster (CBS Weekend News)
1912 - Eugene Ionesco, Slatina Romania, dramatist (Rhinoceros)
1912 - Gunnar Johannes Sonstevold, composer
1913 - Foy Draper, US, relay runner (Olympic-gold-1936)
1913 - Joshua William Steward, polymath
1915 - Earl Wild, Pitts Pa, composer/pianist (Caesar's Hour, NBC Symph 1942)
1915 - Herbert Joeks, [Herbert J van Hugten], Dutch actor (Snip & Snap, Pipo)
1916 - Bob Elliot, baseball player
1916 - Mareo Ishiketa, composer
1918 - Patricio Aylwin, president of Chile (1990-94)
1919 - Frederik Pohl, US, sci-fi author (3 Hugo, Gateway, Bipohl)
1920 - Istvan Sarkozy, composer
1920 - Paul T B Rodenko, poet/author (Stolen Lover)
1920 - Daniel Petrie, Canadian-born television and movie director (d. 2004)
1921 - Francoise Gilot, painter, designer, author living legacy award, 1984
1921 - Verghese Kurien, Calicut, British India, engineer (billion-litre idea), (d.2012)
1922 - Adele Jergens, Brooklyn NY, actress (Dark Past, Fuller Brush Man)
1922 - Charles M. Schulz, Minneapolis MN, cartoonist (Peanuts), (d. 2000)
1923 - Patricia Phoenix, County Galway Ireland, actress (L Shaped Room)
1924 - George Segal, New York, American painter and sculptor of lifelike mixed-media figures (Bus Driver)
1924 - Jasu Patel, cricketer (Indian off-spinner, 9-69 v Aust 1959)
1925 - Eugene Istomin, NYC, pianist (Leventritt Award-1943)
1925 - Linda Hunt, Morriston NJ, actress (Bostonians, Eleni, Silverado)
1926 - Joyce McCartan, peace campaigner
1926 - Mauro Bortolotti, composer
1927 - John Carter, Center Ridge Ark, actor (Max-Falcon Crest)
1927 - Ernie Coombs, American children's entertainer (d. 2001)
1929 - Betta St John, Hawthorne California, actress (Corridors of Blood)
1929 - Lorraine Macleod, dancer (Girls Just Want to Have Fun)
1930 - Berthold Leibinger, German Entrepreneur and Philanthropist
1931 - Adolfo Perez Esquivel, Buenos Argentina, (1980 Nobel Peace Prize)
1931 - Adrianus J "Cardinal" Simonis, archbishop of Utrecht
1931 - Giuliana Chenal-Minuzzo, Italy, downhill skier (Olympic-bronze-1952)
1932 - Alan Stout, composer
1932 - Marten Beinema, Dutch MP (CDA)
1933 - Garrett "Garnet" Mimms, US singer (Enchanters-Cry Baby)
1933 - Robert Goulet, Lawrence, Massachusetts, American singer and actor (d. 2007)
1934 - Ludmila Shevtsova, USSR, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1960)
1935 - Marian Mercer, Akron Ohio, actress/singer (Dean Martin Show)
1936 - Margaret Boden, philosopher
1937 - Boris Borisovich Yegorov, USSR, doctor/cosmonaut (Voskhod I)
1937 - Garnett Mimms, rocker
1938 - Elizabeth E Bailey, university dean (Carnegie Mellon)
1938 - Jeremy Boorda, admiral
1938 - Porter J Goss, (Rep-R-Florida)
1938 - Rich Little, Ottawa Canada, impressionist/actor (Love on a Rooftop)
1938 - Rodney Jory, Australian physicist
1939 - Tina Turner, [Anna Mae Bullock], Brownsville Tx, singer (Proud Mary)
1939 - Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Malaysian politician
1941 - Jeff Torborg, baseball player
1941 - Susanne Marsee, American mezzo-soprano
1942 - Olivia Cole, Memphis Tenn, actress (Roots, Szysznyk)
1942 - Michael Devlin, American bass-baritone
1943 - Gerald D Kleczka, (Rep-D-WI, 1984- )
1943 - Jan Stenerud, Norway, NFL place kicker (Kansas City Chiefs)
1943 - Paul Burnett, English disc-jockey
1943 - Marilynne Robinson, American writer
1944 - Alan Henderson, Belfast, rock bassist (Them)
1944 - Jean Terrell, Texas, rocker (Supremes)
1945 - Daniel Davis, Gurdun Ark, actor (Niles-Nanny)
1945 - John McVie, British rock bassist (Fleetwood Mac-Rumours, Tusk)
1945 - Mikhail Woronin, USSR, gymnist (Olympic-2 gold/4 silver/bronze-1968)
1945 - Tandy Cronyn, actress (Twisted, Guardian, Age Old Friends)
1945 - Björn von Sydow, Swedish politician
1946 - Angus Suttie, English potter
1946 - Bert Bouquet, bassist (Earth & Fire, Focus)
1946 - Burt Reiter, rocker (Focus)
1947 - Larry Gura, baseball player
1947 - Richie Hebner, baseball player
1947 - Susanne Zenor, American actress
1948 - Galina Prozumenschikova, USSR, 200m backstroke (Olympic-gold-1964)
1948 - Krešimir Ćosić, Croatian basketball player (d. 1995)
1948 - Claes Elfsberg, Swedish television presenter
1949 - Maggie Donnelly, bag lady
1949 - Shlomo Artzi, Israeli singer
1949 - Juanin Clay, American actress (d. 1995)
1949 - Vincent A. Mahler, American educator
1950 - Jorge Orta, baseball player
1951 - La Cicciolina, [Ilona Staller], Budapest Hungary, Italian MP
1952 - Wendy Turnbell, Australia, tennis player (1979,82 US Opens Double)
1953 - Louise Parks, LPGA golfer
1953 - Hilary Benn, British politician
1953 - Harry Carson, American football player
1954 - Roz Chast, American cartoonist
1954 - Velupillai Prabhakaran, Sri Lankan militant leader
1955 - Bob Walk, baseball player
1955 - Jay Howell, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, Oakland A's)
1955 - Tracy [Raye] Hickman, US, sci-fi author (Dragons of Spring Dawning)
1956 - Nico Slothouwer, Dutch poet (Man & his Bag)
1956 - Dale Jarrett, American race car driver
1956 - Don Lake, Canadian television writer
1958 - Steve Buyer, (Rep-R-Indiana)
1959 - Jamie Rose, NYC, actress (Susan Birch-St Elsewhere, Falcon Crest)
1959 - Mike Moore, baseball player
1960 - Harold Reynolds, baseball player
1961 - Dave Hannan, Sudbury, NHL center (Buffalo Sabres, Colorado Avalanche)
1961 - Marcy Walker, Paducah KY, actress (Liza-All My Child, Santa Barbara)
1961 - Lisa Moretti, American professional wrestler
1962 - Chuck Finley, Monroe LA, pitcher (California Angels)
1962 - John Samuel Inman, Greensboro NC, PGA golfer (1993 Buick South Open)
1962 - Mike Johnson, NFL inside linebacker (Detroit Lions)
1963 - Allyson Rice-Taylor, Huntington WV, actress (As the World Turns)
1963 - Mario Elie, NBA forward/guard (Houston Rockets)
1963 - Adam Gaynor, American musician (Matchbox Twenty)
1964 - Al Smith, NFL linebacker (Houston Oilers)
1964 - Jeff Jaeger, NFL kicker (Oakland Raiders, Chicago Bears)
1964 - Vreni Schneider, Swiss alpine skier (Olympics-Gold-1988)
1966 - Jay Berger, Fort Dix NJ, tennis star
1966 - Sue Wicks, WNBA forward (NY Liberty)
1966 - Garcelle Beauvais, Haitian actress and model
1967 - Karol Rusznyak, hockey forward (Team Slovakia 1998)
1967 - Ridley Jacobs, cricket wicket-keeper (West Indian ODI 1996)
1968 - Steve Lofton, NFL cornerback (Carolina Panthers, NE Patriots)
1969 - Sam Militello, baseball player
1969 - Shawn Kemp, NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, Seattle Supersonics)
1969 - Kara Walker, American artist
1970 - Greg Graham, NBA guard (NJ Nets)
1970 - John Amaechi, NBA center/forward (Cleveland Cavaliers)
1970 - Lorissa McComas, Columbus Ohio, actress (Lap Dancing, Vamp)
1970 - Mark Dixon, CFL offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)
1970 - Dave Hughes, Australian comedian
1971 - Emma Robinson, Montreal Quebec, rower (Olympics-96)
1971 - Vince Danielsen, CFL slot back (Calgary Stampeders)
1971 - Ronald "Winky" Wright, American boxer
1972 - Nicole Beach, Phoenix AZ, model (Wonderbra)
1972 - Arjun Rampal, Indian actor
1973 - John Zimmerman, Birmingham Ala, pairs skater (& Steigler)
1973 - Peter Facinelli, American actor
1974 - David Barnard, WLAF defensive tackle (Scotland Claymores)
1974 - Jamie Jones, singer (All 4 One)
1974 - Richard Ikeda, Kamloops BC, gymnist (Olympics-96)
1974 - Tammy Lynn Michaels, American actress
1976 - Maven Huffman, American professional wrestler
1976 - Brian Schneider, American baseball player
1977 - Ivan Basso, Italian bicyclist
1977 - Forrest Griffin, American MMA-fighter
1977 - John Parrish, American baseball player
1977 - Paris Lenon, American football player
1978 - Sarah Cahill, Miss Minnesota Teen USA (1996)
1978 - Matthew Taylor, American bassist (Motion City Soundtrack)
1979 - B.J. Averell, American online tutor and reality television contestant
1980 - Jessica Bowman, Walnut Creek California, actress (Colleen Cooper-Dr Quinn)
1980 - Delilah Cotto, Puerto Rican actress, dancer and model
1980 - Satoshi Ohno, Japanese singer and actor
1981 - Jamie Fiske, liver transplant recipient
1981 - Stephan Andersen, Danish international footballer
1981 - Natasha Bedingfield, British singer
1981 - Gina Kingsbury, Canadian hockey player
1981 - Natalie Gauci, Australian Idol 2007 winner
1983 - Chris Hughes, American businessman, co-founder of Facebook
1984 - Antonio Puerta, Spanish footballer (d. 2007)
1985 - Lil' Fizz, American singer
1986 - Trevor Morgan, American actor
1986 - Konstadinos Filippidis, Greek pole vaulter
1988 - Yumi Kobayashi, Japanese fashion model
1992 - Louis Ducrut, prince/son of Princess Stephanie & Daniel Ducrut
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby The Mad Collector » Tue Nov 26, 2013 8:57 am

Happy Birthday Swreader :D
One of those? Oh I'm sure I have one somewhere..

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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby wicked woman » Tue Nov 26, 2013 9:38 am

Happy birthday. Have a lovely day.
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Dotsie » Tue Nov 26, 2013 9:55 am

Happy birthday Swreader :D
What's up with this glass? Excuse me? Excuse me? This is my glass? I don't think so. My glass was full! And it was a bigger glass!
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Penfold » Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:04 am

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! :D
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Jan Van Quirm » Tue Nov 26, 2013 11:15 am

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Have a good one Sharlene! :D
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Catch-up » Tue Nov 26, 2013 12:09 pm

Happy Birthday Sharlene! :D I hope you're having a fabulous day!
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby ChristianBecker » Tue Nov 26, 2013 1:04 pm

Happy Birthday!
On with their heads! I'm the clown prince of fools
if you don't get the joke it's your loss
Love and laughter you see are the new currency
'cause greed's coinage is not worth a toss

Exile yourself to the unforgiving continent of Wraeclast!
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Ghost » Tue Nov 26, 2013 3:11 pm

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Ooh you cheeky little sea winkle
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Bouncy Castle » Tue Nov 26, 2013 3:46 pm

Happy Birthday, Sharlene.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them.

The rest of us are a bit crap.
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby jaznbonnie » Tue Nov 26, 2013 4:16 pm

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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby chris.ph » Tue Nov 26, 2013 5:36 pm

as above :D
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby phalarope » Tue Nov 26, 2013 8:11 pm

HIPPO BIRDIE TWO EWES!! Hope you're having a delightful day, Sharlene. :happy-jumpeveryone: :happy-jumpeveryone:
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby michelanCello » Tue Nov 26, 2013 9:14 pm

Happy Birthday, Sharlene! :D
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Re: Happy Birthday Swreader!

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:34 pm

Happy Birthday Sharlene. :happy-hippy: :happy-cheerleadersmileygirl:
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