April 11

Today's:

Birthdays


Lizzie P. Bliss 1864 - Co-founder of New York City's Museum of Modern Art


Lou Holtz 1893 - Comedian, actor


Dean G. Acheson 1893


Percy Julian 1899 - Scientist


Dale Messick 1906 - Cartoonist ("Brenda Starr")


Paul Douglas 1907 - Actor


Jane Bolin 1908 - Attorney, first black woman to graduate from Yale School of Law, first black, female judge


John Levy 1912 - Jazz musician (George Shearing quintet)


Oleg Cassini 1913 - Fashion designer


Cameron Mitchell 1918


Jean-Claude Servan-Schreiber 1918


Dorothy Shay 1921 - Singer, actress


Ralph Blaze 1922 - Guitarist (with Stan Kenton)


Ethel Kennedy (Skakel) 1928 - Wife of U.S. Attorney General Robert Kennedy


Johnny Sheffield 1931 - Actor


Joel Grey 1932 - Singer (Katz), dancer, actor ("Cabaret"), actress Jennifer Grey's father


Richard Berry 1935


Louise Lasser 1939 - Actress ("Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman", "Slither")


Ellen Goodman 1941 - Syndicated columnist


John Milius 1944 - Director, screenwriter


Joe Beauchamp 1944 - Football player


Meshach Taylor 1947 - Actor ("Designing Women")


Peter Riegert 1947 - Actor ("The Mask")


Bill Irwin 1950 - Actor ("Hot Shots!", "Popeye"), choreographer


Steve George 1951 - Football player


Sid Monge 1951 - Baseball player


Chris Difford 1954 - Musician (Squeeze)


Neville Staple 1956 - Musician (The Specials)


Jim Lauderdale 1957 - Country singer, songwriter


Daryl Simmons 1957 - Songwriter, producer


Stuart (William) Adamson 1958 - Musician (Big Country)


Lucky Vanous 1961 - Actor


Steve Azar 1964 - Country singer


Nigel Pulsford 1965 - Musician (Bush)


Lisa Stansfield 1966 - Singer, songwriter


Delroy Pearson 1970 - Musician (Five Star)


Dylan Keefe 1970 - Musician (Marcy Playground)


Jason Varitek 1972 - Baseball player


Mark Teixeira 1980 - Baseball player


Joss Stone 1987 - Singer


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