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Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby Tonyblack » Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:16 am

Happy Birthday Penfold! :D

Famous Birthdays on 15th October

70 BC - Virgil, Andes, Cisalpine Gaul, Roman Republic, Roman poet (Aeneid), (d. 19 BC)
70 - Publius Vergilius Maro, Roman leader/poet (Bucolica, Aeneis)
1471 - Konrad Mutian, German humanist (d. 1526)
1542 - Djalalud-Din Mohammed Akbar, emperor of India (1556-1605)
1550 - Henry, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg/brother of William of Orange
1608 - Evangelista Torricelli, Italian physicist (d. 1647)
1674 - Robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together)
1686 - Allan Ramsay, Scottish poet (d. 1758)
1701 - Marie-Marguerite d'Youville, first native Canadian canonized (d. 1771)
1711 - Elisabeth Teresa of Lorraine, queen of Sardinia (d. 1741)
1761 - Peter Gronland, composer
1762 - Samuel Adams Holyoke, composer
1775 - Bernhard Henrik Crusell, composer
1784 - Thomas Hastings, composer
1784 - Thomas Robert Bugeaud, Marshal of France and duke of Isly (d. 1849)
1785 - Jose Miguel Carrera, president of Chile (1811-14)
1795 - Frederik Willem IV, king of Prussia (1840-61)/Germany (1849-61)
1799 - August Ferdinand Haeser, composer
1816 - Amiel Weeks Whipple, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863
1818 - Irvin McDowell, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1885
1819 - Marinus FAG Campbell, bibliography/literary
1822 - Alfred Meissner, Austrian physician/writer
1825 - Queen Marie of Prussia (d. 1889)
1829 - Asaph Hall, discovered satellites of Mars (Phobos & Deimos)
1831 - Helen Maria Hunt Jackson, author (Ramona)
1832 - Henry Harrison Walker, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1912
1833 - Klaas Kater, Dutch Christian Worker's Union Leader
1836 - Thomas Lafayette Rosser, Mjr General (Confederate Army), died in 1910
1836 - James Tissot, French artist (d. 1902)
1840 - Honoré Mercier, politician and premier of Quebec (d. 1894)
1844 - Friedrich Nietzsche, Röcken bei Lützen, Prussia, German philosopher (Beyond Good and Evil), (d. 1900)
1851 - George F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament)
1852 - Wilhelm Posse, composer
1856 - R G Nivelle, French military man
1858 - Frank Valentine Van der Stucken, composer
1858 - John L Sullivan, Mass, heavyweight boxing champ (1882-92)
1859 - Jaime de Magalhes Lima, Portuguese author/poet (Salmos do Prisoneiro)
1865 - Walther Amelung, German archaeologist
1872 - Wilhelm Miklas, Austrian president (d. 1956)
1874 - Otallo Morales, composer
1874 - Prince Alfred of Edinburgh (d. 1899)
1878 - Paul Reynaud, premier France (May-June 1940)
1879 - Jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn)
1879 - Sara Allgood, Dublin Ireland, actress (Blackmail, Storm in a Teacup)
1881 - P G Wodehouse, British-American writer (Stiff Upper Lip Jeeves)
1882 - Charley O'Leary, American baseball player (d. 1941)
1884 - Arch Hoxsey, pioneer aviator (d. 1910)
1890 - Arcady Dubensky, composer
1892 - Ina Claire, [Fagan], Washington DC, actress (Ninotchika)
1893 - Charles II, King of Romania (1930-40)
1894 - Moshe Sharett, second Prime Minister of Israel (d. 1965)
1895 - Alfred Neumann, German playwright (Devil)
1896 - Melville Cooper, Birmingham England, TV panelist (I Got a Secret)
1898 - Gunther Ramin, composer
1898 - Boughera El Ouafi, Algerian athlete (d. 1951)
1900 - Fritz Feld, Berlin Germany, actor (Jack Benny Show, At the Circus)
1900 - Mervyn LeRoy, movie producer (Devil at 4 O'Clock)
1901 - Bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats)
1901 - Hermann Abs, director (Deutsche Bank)/Hitler's advisor
1901 - Robert Bromston Thesiger Daniell, soldier
1902 - Andrey Yakolevich Shtogarenko, composer
1902 - William Edmundson, Spokane Wash, vocalist (Southernaires)
1904 - Julian Hodge, British financier/multi-millionaire (Hodge Group)
1905 - Alexey Kozlovsky, composer
1905 - Charles P Snow, England, novelist/scientist (Death Under Sail)
1905 - Dag Ivar Wiren, composer
1905 - Edna Deanne Fuelling, dancer choreographer/drama teacher
1905 - C. P. Snow, British writer (d. 1980)
1906 - Hiram Fong, Honolulu U.S. (Sen-R-Hawaii)
1907 - John "Cardinal" Dearden, US cardinal (1969-88)/archbishop of Detroit
1907 - Varian Fry, American journalist (d. 1967)
1908 - John Kenneth Galbraith, economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award)
1909 - Robert Trout, Wake County NC, newscaster (ABC)
1910 - Xenophon Balaskas, cricketer (South African leg-spinner of 30's)
1911 - James H[enry] Schmitz, Germany, sci-fi author (Lion Game)
1915 - W Weyrauch, writer
1915 - Yitzhak Shamir, Israeli politician (Prime Minister 1983–84, 1986–1992, (d. 2012)
1917 - Arthur Schlesinger Jr, Ohio, historian (1946 Pulitzer-Age of Jackson)
1917 - Jan Miner, Boston Mass, actress (Crime Photographer)
1919 - Edwin C Tubb, Brits sci-fi writer (Earth is Heaven, Earthfall)
1919 - Howard Frank Trayton Smith, diplomat/head (MI5)
1919 - Malcolm Ross, American balloonist and atmospheric physicist (d. 1985)
1920 - Mario Puzo, NYC, novelist (Godfather, Cotton Club, Earthquake), (d. 1999)
1920 - Henri Verneuil, French film director (d. 2002)
1921 - Angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55)
1921 - Gul Mahomed, cricketer (Indian & Pakistani batsman)
1922 - Agustina Bessa-Luís, Portuguese writer
1923 - Italo Calvino, Cuba, author (Winter's Night a Traveler)
1924 - Colin Romoff, NYC, orchestra leader (Andy Williams Show)
1924 - Lee A Iacocca, CEO (Chrysler Corp)
1924 - Nigel Green, South Africa, actor (Skull, Tobruk, Ipcress File)
1924 - Mark Lenard, American actor (d. 1996)
1924 - Marguerite Andersen, German writer
1925 - Mickey Baker, rocker
1926 - Evan Hunter, [Ed McBain], American writer (Blackboard Jungle)
1926 - Jean Peters, Canton OH, actress (Viva Zapata!, Apache, Deep Waters)
1926 - Karl Richter, composer
1926 - Michel Foucault, French philosopher (History of Sexuality)
1926 - Paul-Michel Foucault, French philosopher (Les Mots et les Choses)
1927 - Mary Perot Nichols, journalist
1927 - Oswald Moxley Gibbs, diplomat
1928 - Mark Lenard, actor (Mr Spock's dad Sarek-Star Trek)
1930 - Fela Ransome/Anikulapo Kuti, Nigerian singer/saxophonist
1930 - Phillipe Leroy, Paris France, actor (Night Porter, Leonardo da Vinci)
1930 - Fereydun M. Esfandiary, Iranian philosopher (d. 2000)
1931 - Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, Eleventh President of India
1932 - Jaan Raats, composer
1932 - Riekus Waskowsky, poet
1934 - Peter Haskell, Boston Mass, actor (Bracken's World, Rituals)
1934 - N. Ramani, Indian flutist
1935 - Bobby Joe Morrow, Brownsville TX, sprinter (Olympic-3 gold-1956)
1935 - Hans Croiset, Dutch theatre director/actor (Witte Waan)
1935 - Murdo Alexander MacLeod, minister
1935 - Barry McGuire, American singer
1936 - Kari Rydman, composer
1937 - Anthony Hopkins, clinical neurologist
1937 - Barry McGuire, Oklahoma City, singer (Eve of Destruction)
1937 - Linda Lavin, Portland Maine, actress (Alice, Barney Miller)
1938 - Marvin E "Marv" Johnson, US gospel/R&B singer (Move 2 mountains)
1938 - Rafael Aponte-Ledee, composer
1938 - Fela Kuti, Nigerian musician (d. 1997)
1939 - Carmelo Bossi, Italy, light middleweight boxer (Olympic-silver-1960)
1940 - Peter Doherty, Australian immunologist, Nobel laureate
1942 - Don Stevenson, Seattle Wash, rock drummer (Moby Grape)
1942 - James A Leach, (Rep-R-Iowa, 1977- )
1942 - Penny Marshall, Bronx NY, actress (Odd Couple, Laverne & Shirley)
1944 - Mac Collins, (Rep-R-Georgia)
1944 - Sali Berisha, President of Albania
1944 - Haim Saban, Egyptian-born American media proprietor
1945 - Jim Palmer, NYC, Oriole pitcher/sportscaster/jockey underwear salesman
1945 - Steven Camacho, cricketer (WI batsman early seventies)
1945 - Jere Burns, American actor
1945 - Jim Palmer, American baseball player
1946 - Richard Carpenter, New Haven Ct, vocalist (Carpenters-Close to You)
1946 - Victor Banerjee, Calcutta India, actor (A Passage to India)
1946 - Stewart Stevenson, Scottish politician
1947 - Lynn Lowry, E St Louis Ill, actress (Cat People, Crazies)
1948 - Aleksandr S Puchkov, Russian colonel/cosmonaut
1950 - Chris De Burgh, [Davidson], Argent/Irish rock vocalist (Lady in Red)
1950 - Koos van der Vaart, Dutch MP (PvdA)
1951 - Frank Dimino, Wash DC, rock vocalist (Angel)
1951 - Roscoe Tanner, tennis player (Wimbledon Finals 1979)
1953 - Larry Miller, NYC, comedian/actor (Larry-Pursuit Of Happiness)
1953 - [Toriano] Tito Jackson, singer (Jackson 5-ABC, Never Can Say Goodbye)
1953 - Betsy Clifford, Canadian alpine skier
1954 - Jere Burns, Cambridge MS, actor (Something So Right, Kirk-Dear John)
1954 - Kip Byrne, Detroit Mich, Canadian Tour golfer (Mich State Jr-1970-71)
1955 - Cathy Ladman, comedienne (Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead)
1955 - Kristine Winder, Vancouver BC, playmate (Oct, 1977)
1955 - Tanya Roberts, [Leigh], Bronx NY, actress (Charlie's Angels, Sheena)
1955 - Victor Pecci, Paraguay, tennis star
1955 - Kulbir Bhaura, British field hockey player
1957 - Mira Nair, Indian director
1957 - Stacy Peralta, American director
1958 - Jayne Modean, Hartford Ct, actress (Nurse Hooter-Trauma Center)
1959 - Sarah Magaret Fergusson, [Fergie], London England, Duchess of York
1959 - Emeril Lagasse, American chef
1959 - Todd Solondz, American film director
1962 - Susan DeMattei, SF California, cyclist (Olympics-bronze-96)
1963 - Angela Rock, Lakewood CA, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-1992)
1963 - Stanley Menzo, Suriname/Dutch soccer goaltender (Ajax/PSV)
1964 - Roberto Vittori, Italian astronaut
1965 - Daniel Held, Milwaukee Wisc, 10k runner
1966 - Douglas Vipond, British pop drummer (Deacon Blue-Raintown)
1966 - Jeffrey Jacquet, Bay City Texas, actor (Mork & Mindy, Whiz Kids)
1966 - Jorge Campos, Mexican footballer
1967 - Carlos Garcia, Venezuela, infielder (Pittsburgh Pirates)
1968 - George Koonce, NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)
1968 - Meredith Rainey, Brooklyn NY, 800m runner
1968 - Jyrki 69, Finnish musician The 69 Eyes
1968 - Didier Deschamps, French footballer
1969 - Curtis Cotton, NFL/WLAF cornerback (Oak Raiders, Frankfurt Galaxy)
1969 - Vítor Baía, Portuguese footballer
1969 - Dominic West, British actor
1970 - Cooper Harris, CFL linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
1970 - Lonnie Palelei, guard (NY Jets)
1970 - Eric Benét, American singer
1971 - Angelia Savage, Miss USA-Florida (1997, top 6)
1971 - Bernardo Harris, NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)
1971 - Roland McGhee, Flint Michigan, long jumper
1971 - Andy Cole, British footballer
1972 - Fred Hoiberg, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers)
1972 - Matt Keeslar, American actor
1973 - Susannah Kate Pryde, Auckland NZ, road race cyclist (Olympics-96)
1973 - Dax Riggs, American musician
1975 - Ginuwine, American singer
1975 - Glen Little, English footballer
1976 - Yoon Son-ha, South Korean actress and singer
1977 - Masato Kawabata, Japanese racing driver
1977 - Erin McKeown, American musician
1977 - Patricio Urrutia, Ecuadorian footballer
1977 - David Trezeguet, French football player
1978 - Cheryl Crowe, Miss Delaware Teen USA (1997)
1978 - Devon Gummersall, Colo, actor (Relativity, Brian-My So Called Life)
1978 - Takeshi Morishima Japanese professional wrestler
1979 - Mahana Ka'ahumanu Walters, Miss Hawaii Teen USA (3rd-1997)
1979 - Paul Robinson, English football player
1979 - Māris Verpakovskis, Latvian football player
1979 - Blue Adams, American Football Player
1980 - Tom Boonen, Belgian cyclist
1980 - Siiri Nordin, Finnish singer (Killer)
1981 - Guo Jingjing, Chinese diver
1981 - Radoslav Židek, Slovak snowboarder
1981 - Keyshia Cole, African American R&B singer
1981 - Elena Dementieva, Russian tennis player
1982 - Paulini Curuenavuli, Fijian singer
1982 - Charline Labonté, French Canadian ice hockey goaltender
1983 - Stephy Tang, Hong Kong singer and actress
1985 - Walter López, Uruguayan footballer
1985 - Marcos Martinez Ucha, Spanish racing driver
1986 - Lee Donghae, Korean singer (a member of super junior)
1987 - Jesse Levine, American tennis player
1991 - Owen Joseph Kline, son of Phoebe Cates & Kevin Kline
1992 - Vincent Martella, American actor
2005 - Prince Christian of Denmark
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby ChristianBecker » Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:21 am

Happy Birthday, Penfold! :D
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 Penfold!

Postby spideyGirl » Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:46 am

Happy Birthday Penners! :D
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby chillicamper » Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:50 am

Hoppy Burpday :D
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby Dotsie » Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:23 am

Happy Birthday Penners! :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 Penfold!

Postby pip » Mon Oct 15, 2012 8:41 am

Happy Birthday Penners
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby Selkie » Mon Oct 15, 2012 9:01 am

Happy Birthday!
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby Jason » Mon Oct 15, 2012 9:42 am

Happy Birthday
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:22 am

Happy birthday Penners :occasion-birthdaymulticolor: :occasion-gift:
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby AuntyVague » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:36 am

Have a wonderful Birthday Penfold!
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby chris.ph » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:40 am

as above penners :D
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby The Mad Collector » Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:23 am

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

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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby Batty » Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:27 am

Happy Birthday, Penfold!
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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby Bouncy Castle » Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:30 am

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

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Re: Happy Birthday Penfold!

Postby wicked woman » Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:48 am

Happy birthday to you. :occasion-birthdaymulticolor:
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