August 27

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Birthdays


George Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel 1770


Hannibal Hamlin 1809 - 15th Vice President of the United States under President Abraham Lincoln, first Republican Vice President


Margaret Hungerford 1850 - Author ("Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder")


Charles Dawes 1865 - 30th U.S. Vice President under President Calvin Coolidge.


Theodore Dreiser 1871 - Novelist, journalist


Charles Rolls 1877 - Motoring and aviation pioneer, co-founder of Rolls-Royce car manufacturing company


Lyndon B. Johnson (LBJ) 1908 - 36th President of the United States


Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu 1910 - Known as Mother Theresa


Martha Raye (Margaret Teresa Yvonne Reed) 1916 - Comedienne, actress ("McMillan and Wife," "Airport 79")


Carter Stanley 1925 - Musician (Stanley Brothers)


Jimmy 'Cajun' Newman 1927 - Singer


Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi 1928 - Chief Minister of KwaZulo, South Africa


Ira Levin 1929 - Writer ("Rosemary's Baby," "The Stepford Wives")


J.D. Crowe (James Dee Crowe) 1937 - Banjo player, bluegrass band leader


Tommy Sands 1937 - Singer


Daryl Dragon 1942 - Musician (The Captain and Tennille)


Tuesday Weld (Susan Kerr) 1943 - Actress


Tim Bogert 1944 - Musician (Vanilla Fudge)


Marianne Sagebrecht 1945 - Actress ("The War of the Roses")


Barbara Bach 1947 - Actress ("Caveman")


Jeff Cook 1949 - Musician (Alabama)


Buddy Bell (David Gus Bell) 1951 - Baseball player


Paul "Pee-wee Herman" Reubens 1952 - Actor ("Pee Wee's Playhouse")


Alex Lifeson 1953 - Musician (Rush)


Diana Scarwid 1955 - Actress ("Inside Moves")


Glen Matlock 1956 - Musician (Sex Pistols)


Dean Devlin 1962 - Actor, screenwriter


Mike Johnson 1965 - Musician (Dinosaur Jr.)


Bobo 1968 - Musician (Cypres Hill)


Tony Kanal 1970 - Musician (No Doubt)


Sarah Chalke 1976 - Actress ("Roseanne")


Jon Siebels 1979 - Musician (Eve 6)



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