May 3

Today's:

Birthdays


Niccolo Machiavelli 1469 - Italian philosopher/writer


Golda Meir (Golda Mabovitch, Golda Meyerson) 1898 - Fourth Prime Minister of the State of Israel


Bing Crosby 1903 - Singer, according to Bing Crosby his birthday is May 2nd, his birthday is actually May 3


Norman Corwin 1910 - Writer, screenwriter, producer


Virgil Fox 1912 - Organist


Pete Seeger 1919 - Folk singer


Betty Comden 1919 - Comden of the musical-comedy duo Comden and Green


Sugar Ray Robinson (Walker Smith Jr.) 1921 - Boxer


Joe Ames 1924 - Musician (The Ames Brothers)


Jimmy Cleveland 1926 - Trombone player


Dave Dudley 1928 - Country music singer


James Brown (James Joseph Brown, Jr.) 1928 - Singer


Joe Layton 1931 - Director, choreographer


Alex Cord 1933 - Actor ("Airwolf")


Frankie Valli 1934 - Musician (The Four Seasons)


Rudolf "Rudy" Jacobs 1938 - Chemist, received Nobel Prize in 1992


Samantha Eggar 1939 - Actress


Pete Staples 1944 - Musician (The Troggs)


Greg Gumble 1946 - Sportscaster


Doug Henning 1947 - Magician, illusionist, escape artist


Mary Hopkin 1950 - Folk singer


Christopher Cross (Christopher Charles Geppert) 1951 - Singer, songwriter


Bruce Hall 1953 - Musician (REO Speedwagon)


Cactus Moser 1957 - Musician (Highway 101)


David Ball 1959 - Musician (Soft Cell)


Bobby Cannavale 1970 - Actor


Dule' Hill 1975 - Actor ("The West Wing")


Farrah Destiny Franklin 1981 - Singer (Destiny's Child)


Joseph Addai 1983 - Football player


Cheryl Burke 1984 - Dancer ("Dancing with the Stars")


Mary Danielle Lambert 1989 - Singer, songwriter


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