April 3

Today's:

Birthdays


John Harrison 1693 - Carpenter, clockmaker, inventor of the marine chronometer


Washington Irving 1783 - Author ("Rip Van Winkle", "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow")


Edward Everett Hale 1822


William M. (Marcy) "Boss" Tweed 1823 - Political boss, known for his Tweed "Ring" that stole millions of dollars from New York City


John Burroughs 1837 - Author


Gertrude 'Ma' Rainey 1888


George Jessel 1898 - Comedian, actor


Sally Rand (Hattie Helen Gould Beck) 1904 - Burlesque dancer, actress


Herb Caen 1916 - Journalist


Jan Sterling (Adriance) 1923 - Actress


Doris Day (Doris Mary Ann Von Kappelhoff) 1924 - Singer, actress


Marlon Brando 1924 - Actor ("The Godfather", "Apocalypse Now")


Don Gibson 1928 - Songwriter, singer


Miyoshi Umeki 1923 - Actress


Helmut Kohl 1930 - Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany from 1982-1998


Rod Funseth 1933 - Golfer


Jane Goodall 1934 - Anthropologist, author


Jimmy McGriff 1936 - Musician


Sandra Spuzich 1937 - Golfer


Jeff Barry (Joel Adelberg) 1938 - Singer,


Jan Berry 1941 - Songwriter, singer (Jan and Dean)


Marsha Mason 1942 - Actress


Wayne Newton 1942 - Singer


Jonathan Lynn 1943 - Actor, director, writer


Tony Orlando (Michael Anthony Orlando Cassavitis) 1944 - Singer


Barry Pritchard 1944 - Musician (The Fortunes)


Bernie (Bernard) Parent 1945 - Hockey goalie


Richard Manuel 1945 - Musician (The Band)


Dee Murray 1946 - Musician (Elton John's band)


Donny Anderson 1949 - Football player


Richard Thompson 1949 - Musician (Fairport Convention)


Mel Schacher 1951 - Musician (Grand Funk Railroad)


Alec Baldwin (Alexander Rae Baldwin III) 1958 - Actor


David Hyde Pierce 1959 - Actor ("Frasier")


Eddie Murphy 1961 - Comedian ("Saturday Night Live"), actor ("48 Hrs.", "Beverly Hills Cop", "Doctor Doolittle")


Sebastian Bach 1968 - Singer (Skid Row)


Wes Berggren 1971 - Musician (Tripping Daisy)


Jennie Garth 1972 - Actress ("Beverly Hills 90210")


Leona Lewis 1985 - Singer


Amanda Bynes 1986 - Actress
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