August 4

Today's:

Birthdays


Joseph Scaliger 1540 - French religious leader and scholar


Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792 - Poet


Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon 1900 - Known as Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother


Louis Armstrong 1901 - Musician, singer


Glenn Cunningham 1909 - Olympic runner


William Howard Schumam 1910 - Composer


Raoul Wallenberg 1912 - Sweedish humanitarian during World War II


Wesley Addy 1913 - Actor


Helen Thomas 1920 - Journalist


Herb Ellis 1921 - Musician


Dallas Green 1934 - Singer, songwriter


Joe Leonard 1934 - Motorcycle racer and racecar driver


Elsbeary Hobbs 1936 - Musician (The Drifters)


Frankie Ford 1939 - Musician, singer


Timi Yuro 1940 - Singer


Richard Belzer 1944 - Actor, comedian ("Law and Order: Special Victims Unit")


Klaus Schultze 1947 - Musician (Tangerine Dream)


John Riggins 1949 - Football player


Kristoffer Tabori 1952 - Actor


Maire Ni Bhraaonion 1952 - Musician (Clannad)


Billy Bob Thornton 1955 - Actor


Mary Slaney (Mary Teresa Decker) 1958 - Runner


Kym Karath 1958 - Actress ("The Sound of Music")


Ian Broudie 1958 - Musician (Lightning Seeds)


Allison Adelle Hedge Coke - Poet, author (books)


Robbin Crosby 1959 - Musician (RATT)


Barack Hussein Obama 1961 - 44th President of the United States


Roger Clemens 1962 - Baseball player


Paul Reynolds 1962 - Musician (A Flock of Seagulls)


Dennis Lehane 1965 - Author


Rob Cieka 1968 - Musician (Boo Radleys)


Daniel Dae Kim 1968 - Actor ("Lost")


Michael DeLuise 1969 - Actor


Jeff Gordon 1971 - Race car driver, Jeff Gordon Merchandise


Marques Houston 1981 - Musician (Immature)


Dylan Sprouse 1992 - Actor


Cole Sprouse 1992 - Actor


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