December 20

Today's:

Birthdays


Samuel Mudd 1833 - Physician that set John Wilkes Booth's leg after the assissination of President Lincoln


Harvey Firestone 1868 - Founder Firestone Tire and Rubber Company


Walter Adams 1876 - Astronomer


Branch Rickey 1881 - Baseball player


Susanne Langer 1895


Gabby (Charles) Harnett 1900 - Baseball player


Irene Dunn 1901


Max Lerner 1902


Sidney Hook 1902


Vagn Holmboe 1909


Hortense Calisher 1911


Audrey Totter 1918 - Actress ("The Postman Always Rings Twice," "The Carpetbaggers")


Ann Richards 1918 - Actress ("Sorry Wrong Number")


George Roy Hill 1922 - Director


James Leasor 1923


David Levine 1926


John Christiansen 1928 - Football player


John Hillerman 1932 - Actor ("Magnum, p.i.")


Mattie Alou 1938 - Baseball player


Kim Weston 1939 - Actress, singer


Bob Hayes 1942 - Football player, gold medalist (100 meter and 4x100 meter relay)


Angel Tompkins 1943 - Actress ("Walking Tall, Part II," "The Bees")


Bobby Colomby (Blood, Sweat & Tears) 1944


Peter Criss 1945 - Drummer (KISS), sang "Beth"


Uri Geller 1946


John Spencer 1946


Dick Gibbs 1948 - Basketball player


Alan Parsons 1948 - Musician, songwriter (Alan Parsons Project)


Little Stevie Wright (The Easybeats) 1948


Oscar Gamble 1949 - Baseball player


Cecil Cooper 1949 - Baseball player


Bill Clement 1950 - Hockey player


Jenny Agutter 1952 - Actress ("The Snow Goose," "Logan's Run")


Michael Badalucco 1954 - Actor ("The Practice")


Blanche Baker 1956 - Actress


Billy Bragg 1958 - Singer, songwriter


Mark Keyloun 1960


Kris Tyler 1964 - Singer


Chris Robinson (The Black Crowes) 1966 - Singer


Bob Morley 1984 - Actor (TV: "The 100," "Neighbours")


JoJo (Joanna NoŽlle Blagden Levesque) 1990 - Actor, singer


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