Birthdays of Personalities on April 11

1370 :Frederick I the Warlike, elector of Saxony
1661 :Antoine Coypel, French painter/poet
1722 :Christopher Smart, English poet & journalist (Ceremony of Carols)
1770 :George Canning, (C) British PM (1827)
1772 :Manuel Jos‚ Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo)
1793 :Nicolaas C Kist, Dutch church historian/archivist
1794 :Edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator
1801 :Claude Tillier, French journalist/writer (My Uncle Benjamin)
1815 :Klara Fey, German orch leader (Deutscher Arbeiterverein)
1825 :Ferdinand Lassalle, French politician/founder (Allgemeiner)
1837 :Ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861
1856 :Constantly Lievens, Flemish missionary in India
1862 :Charles Evans Hughs, 11th Chief Justice of Supreme Court (1930-41)
1866 :Carla Ford, Henry's wife
1867 :John P Lotsy, Dutch botanist/geneticist (Genetics)
1879 :Leendert Round, Dutch sculptor (entrance Rotterdam Zoo)
1893 :Dean G Acheson, statesman/US Secretary of State (1949-53)
1893 :Johannes T Thijsse, Dutch founder (Waterloopkundig lab Delft)
1897 :Caspar Neher, German set designer/librettist
1899 :Percy L Julian, chemist (drugs for treatment of arthritis)
1901 :Adriano Olivetti, Italian engineer/manufacturer (typewriter)
1901 :Glenway Wescott, US writer (Apartment in Athens)
1902 :Quentin Reynolds, NYC, newscaster (Its News to Me)/author (FBI)
1904 :Arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist
1907 :William Henry Swinburne, music teacher
1908 :Karel Ancerl, Czech conductor (Prague/Toronto)
1908 :Leo Rosten, writer/humourist
1908 :Masura Ibuka, industrialist
1910 :Antonio Sebastiao Ribiero de Spˇnola, general/president Portugal
1910 :Henry William Collins, artist
1911 :Stella Walsh-Stanislawa-Walasiewicz, Poland, sprinter (Oly-gold-32)
1913 :Oleg Cassini, Paris France, fashion designer (Jackie Kennedy)
1915 :(Hanlon) Pat Clarke, cyclist
1918 :Jean-Claude Servan-Schreiber, journalist
1918 :Richard Wainwright, MP
1918 :William Perrie, British prison governor
1919 :Hugh Carey, (Gov-D-NY)
1919 :Raymond Carr, Warden (St Antony's College Oxford)
1920 :Marlen Haushofer, writer
1921 :Viscount Buckmaster
1922 :Antoine Blondin, writer
1925 :Ethel Kennedy, wife of Bobby
1925 :Johan van Zonderen, painter
1925 :Oscar De Ville, CEO (Meyer International)
1926 :Gervase de Peyer, clarinettist
1929 :Lawrence Coughlin, (Rep-R-PA, 1969- )
1930 :Clive Exton, scriptwriter & playwright
1930 :James Alan Ferman, secretary (British Board of Film Classification)
1930 :Joseph Burnett-Stuart, CEO (Robert Fleming Holdings)
1930 :Nicholas F Brady, US Secretary of Treasury (1988-93)
1930 :W G [Bill] Hefner, (Rep-D-NC, 1975- )
1932 :F Gregory Neubeck, USAF pilot
1933 :Tony Brown, Charleston WV, newsman (Tony Brown's Journal)
1934 :Dame Anne Poole, chief nursing officer (Dept of Health)
1934 :Mark Strand, American poet/editor/translator (Another Republic)
1934 :Richard A Garland, artist/photographer
1935 :Richard Berry, musician
1936 :Janet Allen, Headmistress (Benenden School)
1938 :Michael Deaver, politician/influence peddler (S&L scandal)
1941 :David Lyle Boren, (Sen-D-OK, 1979- )
1941 :Frederick "Rick" Hauck, Long Beach Ca, astr (STS-7, STS 51-A, STS-26)
1942 :Anatoly Nikolayevich Berezovoi, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-5)
1943 :E J Dommering, Dutch lawyer
1943 :Earl of Sandwich
1943 :Elmer R Wilsoe, Island mayor (Cura‡ao)
1944 :John Milius, writer (Red Dawn, 1941, Big Wednesday)
1945 :Robert Fripp, guitarist (King Crimson)
1947 :Michael Hindley, British MEP
1947 :Michael Wright, Vice-Chancello, (Aston University)
1947 :Uli Edel,
1948 :Ellen Goodman, syndicated columnist (or 1941)
1951 :Robbie House, rocker (Snuff)
1954 :Chris Difford, rocker (Squeeze)
1955 :Piers J Sellers, Sussex England, PhD/astronaut
1958 :Stuart Adamson, rock vocalist/guitarist (Big Country-Wonderland)
1958 :William Stuart Adamson, Manchester, rock guitarist (Big Country)
1959 :Richie Sambora, rocker (Bon Jovi)/boyfriend of Cher & Heather Locklear
1961 :Lucky Vanous, Lincoln Nebraska, model (GQ, Diet Coke)
1962 :Andr‚ Wasiman, soccer player (FC Volendam)
1967 :Stefan Johnstown, Norwegian speed walker (world record 20 km)
1970 :Delroy Pearson, rock vocalist (Five Star-Between the Lines)
1972 :Avo Avetisyan, WLAF defensive linesman (Amsterdam Admirals)
1972 :Dietrich Jells, wide receiver (New England Patriots)
1972 :Ted Johnson, linebacker (New England Patriots)
1974 :Sascha van Wissen, Dutch soccer player (MVV)
1978 :Victor Sikora, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
1984 :?, 1st deep freeze baby, in Australia



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