May 10

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Birthdays


John Wilkes Booth 1838 - Stage actor, assassinated President Abraham Lincoln


Montgomery Blair 1813 - Politician, lawyer


Ottmar Mergenthaler 1854


Fred Astaire (Frederick Austerlitz) 1899 - Film and stage dancer, choreographer, singer, actor


Dimitri Tiomkin 1899 - Film score composer and conductor


David O. Selznick 1902 - Film producer ("Gone with the Wind")


Maybelle Carter ("Mother Maybelle" Carter) 1909 - Country musician (Carter Family)


Charles McGraw (Charles Butters) 1914 - Actor


Margo (Margo Albert) 1917 - Actress, dancer


Nancy Walker 1922 - Actress, comedienne


Pat Summerall 1930 - Sportscaster


Larry Williams 1935 - Musician


Francoise Fabian 1935 - Actress


Gary Owens 1936 - Announcer ("Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In")


Arthur Kopit 1937 - Playwright


Manuel Santana (Manuel Martínez Santana) 1938 - Tennis champion


Henry Fambrough 1938 - Musician (The Spinners)


Jim Abrahams 1944 - Writer, director ("Airplane")


Judith Jamison 1944 - Dancer and choreographer


Marie-France Pisier 1944 - Actress


Graham Gouldman 1945 - Musician (10cc)


Donovan (Donovan Philips Leitch) 1946 - Singer, father of Donovan Leitch, Jr.


Jimmy Ponder 1946 - Musician


Dave Mason 1947 - Musician (Traffic)


Jay Ferguson 1947 - Musician (Spirit)


Ron Banks 1951 - Musician (The Dramatics)


Sly Dunbar 1952 - Musician (Sly & Robbie)


Sid Vicious 1957 - Musician (Sex Pistols) - Sex Pistols Merchandise


"Bono" (Paul Hewson) 1960 - Musician (U2)


Suzan-Lori Parks 1963 - Playwright


Linda Evangelista 1965 - Model


Jason Brooks (Jason Maxwell Brooks) 1966 - Actor ("Days of our Lives")


Young MC 1967 - Rapper


Erik Palladiono 1968 - Actor ("ER")


Richard Patrick 1968 - Musician (Filter)


Amanda Borden 1977 - Gymnast


Kenan Thompson 1978 - Actor ("Saturday Night Live")


Jason Dalyrimple 1980 - Musician (Soul for Real)


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