March 26

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Birthdays



Nathaniel Bowditch 1773 - Mathmetician, known for his work on ocean navigation


Louise Otto 1819 - Writer, poet


Edward Bellamy 1850 - Author, socialist


A.E. Housman 1859 - Poet


Robert Frost 1874 - Poet


Duncan Hines 1880 - Author, his name is associated with the food products that bear his name


Al Jolson 1886 - Singer


Clarence Stroud 1907 - Actor, father of actor Don Stroud


Chips Rafferty 1909 - Actor


Tennessee Williams 1911


William C. Westmoreland 1914 - U.S. Army general


Sterling Hayden 1916 - Actor, author


Rufus Thomas 1917 - Singer, songwriter, dancer


Strother Martin 1919 - Actor


Joe Loco 1921 - Pianist


Bob Elliott 1923 - Actor, comedian


James Clifton Williams 1923 - Composter, pianist, conductor


James Moody 1925 - Jazz saxophonist


Pierre Boulez 1925 - Conductor, composer


Maurice Simon 1929 - Jazz saxophonist


Sandra Day O'Connor 1930 - U.S. Supreme Court Justice


Leonard Nimoy 1931 - Actor ("Star Trek")


Alan Arkin 1934 - Actor


James Caan 1939 - Actor


Rod Lauren 1940 - Actor


Braulio Baeza 1940 - Horse racing jockey


Nancy Pelosi 1940 - U.S. Speaker of the House of Representatives


Erica Jong 1942 - Author


Bob Woodward 1943 - Journalist


Diana Ross 1944 - Singer


Johnny Crawford 1946 - Actor


Fred Parris 1946 - Musician (Five Satins)


Steven Tyler 1948 - Singer (Aerosmith)


Richard Tandy 1948 - Musician (Electric Light Orchestra)


Vicki Lawrence 1949 - Singer, actress


Fran Sheehan 1949 - Musician (Boston)


Martin Short 1950 - Actor, comedian


Ronnie McDowell 1950 - Country singer


Teddy Pendergrass 1950 - Singer


Curtis Sliwa 1954 - Anti-crime activist, founder of Guardian Angels


Dean Dillon 1955 - Country singer


Charly McClain 1956 - Country singer


Leeza Gibbons 1957 - TV personality


Marcus Allen 1960 - Football player


Jennifer Grey 1960 - Actress ("Dirty Dancing")


Gabriele "Nena" Kerner 1960


John Stockton 1962 - Basketball player


Richard Coles (The Communards) 1962


Michael Imperioli 1966 - Actor ("The Sopranos")


Kenny Chesney 1968 - Country singer


James Iha 1968 - Musician (Smashing Pumpkins)


Juvenile 1975 - Rapper


Amy Smart 1976 - Actress


Keira Knightley 1985 - Actress ("Bend It Like Beckham")


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