July 1
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Birthdays



Gottfried Von Leibniz 1649


George Sand 1804 - Author Amandine Aurore Lucile Dudevant


Louis Bleriot 1872 - Aviator, first to fly an airplane across the English Channel


Susan Glapell 1882


James M. Cain 1892


Thomas Andrew Dorsey 1899 - Musician, "Father of Gospel Music," pianist, composed more than 1,000 gospel songs


Charles Laughton 1899 - Actor ("Captain Kidd")


Myron Cohen 1902 - Comedian, actor ("When Nature Calls")


William Wyler 1902 - Director


Estee Lauder 1908 - Cosmetics company founder


William James "Willie" Dixon 1915 - Musician (Big Three Trio)


Olivia DeHavilland 1916 - Actress ("The Heiress," "Gone with the Wind")


Farley Granger (Farley Earle II) 1925 - Actor ("The Purple Heart")


Bobby Day (Byrd) 1930 - Singer ("Rockin' Robin')


Leslie Caron 1931 - Actress ("Lili," "Gigi," "An American in Paris")


Jamie Farr 1934 - Actor ("M*A*S*H")


Jean Marsh 1934 - Actress ("Frenzy")


Claude Berri 1934 - Actor, director


Sydney Pollack 1934 - Director


David Prowse 1935 - Actor


James Cotton 1935 - Blues musician


Wally Amos, Jr. 1936 - Entrepreneur, created Famous Amos chocolate chip cookies


Delaney Bramlett 1939 - Musician, singer (Delaney & Bonnie)


Frank Parker 1939 - Singer (Ciccio)


Twyla Tharp 1941 - Dancer, choreographer


Rod Gilbert 1941 - Hockey player


Karen Black (Ziegler) 1942 - Actress ("The Great Gatsby")


Geneviève Bujold 1942 - Actress ("Coma")


Deborah Harry 1945 - Singer (Blondie)


Harold McLinton 1947 - Football player


David Earnest Duke 1950 - Former Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan,


Trevor Eve 1951 - Actor


Daryl Anderson 1951 - Actor ("Lou Grant")


Fred Schneider 1951 - Musician (B-52's, Shake Society), B-52s Merchandise


Dan Aykroyd 1952 - Comedian, actor ("Driving Miss Daisy," "Saturday Night Live," "Ghostbusters," "The Blues Brothers")


Pat Donovan 1953 - Football player


Keith Whitley 1954 - Singer


Alan Ruck 1956 - Actor


Lorna Patterson 1956 - Actress ("Airplane!," "Private Benjamin")


Lisa Blount 1957 - Actress


Evelyn "Champagne" King 1960


Carl (Frederick Carlton) Lewis 1961 - Olympic Gold Medalist


Michelle Wright 1961 - Country singer


Princess Diana (Spencer) 1961 - Princess of Wales


Andre Brougher 1962 - Actor


Roddy Bottum 1963 - Musician (Faith No More)


Pamela Anderson 1967 - Actress ("Baywatch")


Mark Pirro 1970 - Musician (Tripping Daisy)


Henry Simmons 1970 - Actor ("NYPD Blue")


Liv Tyler 1977 - Model , Acress ("Armagedon", "Lord of the Rings")


Andrew Cavarno 1992 - Actor ("Party of Five")


Stephen Cavarno 1992 - Actor ("Party of Five")


Raini Rodriguez 1993 - Actress (TV: "Austin & Ally," Movie: "Paul Blart: Mall Cop")


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