Birthdays of Personalities on April 21

xxxx :Manuella Torres, spanish entertainer
1488 :Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot
1713 :Louis Duke de Noailles, marshal of France
1729 :Catharina II, the Great, writer/emperess of Russia (1762-96)
1774 :Jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer (balloonist)
1775 :Alexander Anderson, US, engraver/illustrator (Shakespeare)
1782 :Friedrich W A Fr”bel, German educator (founded kindergarten)
1795 :Vincenzo Pallotti, Italian saint
1803 :Levin Minn Powell, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1885
1806 :Peter van Schendel, Dutch painter
1809 :Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter, Secy State (Confederacy)
1816 :Charlotte Bront‰, Tornton England, novelist (Jane Eyre)
1816 :Louis Trezevant Wigfall, Confederate Army, died in 1874
1828 :Hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian (Voyage in Italy)
1834 :William Rufus Terrill, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1862
1837 :Fredrik Bajer, Denmark, politican/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1908)
1838 :John Muir, US, naturalist/discoverer (glaciers in High Seirras)
1840 :Franz Xaver Haberl, German priest/musicologist (Magister choralis)
1849 :Oskar Hertwig, Germany, embryologist, discovered fertilization
1854 :Eusapia Palladino, Napolitanse with parergische phenomenons
1864 :Max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian (Ancient Judaism)
1867 :Benjamin A Jesurun, Antillian literary
1872 :GW Bitzer, [Johann Gottlob Wilhelm Bitzer], Roxbury MA
1878 :Albert Weisgerber, German painter/graphic artist
1881 :Jules-Marie Canneel, Flemish painter/caricaturist (Rocks of Oran)
1887 :Lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer
1892 :?, 1st buffalo born in Golden Gate Park
1896 :H de Montherlant, writer
1896 :Henry M de Montherlant, French stage author (La Reine Morte)
1902 :Bernard J H "Ben" Stroman, recensent/writer (Jomtof & Blue Beard)
1903 :Hans Hedtoft, premier Denmark (1947..55)
1904 :Gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67)
1904 :Jean H‚lion, artist/author (They Shall Not Have Me)
1905 :Edmund G "Pat" Brown, (Gov-D-Calif)
1906 :Tom Burns, editor
1909 :Rollo May, US, psychologist, Love & Will)
1911 :Leonard Warren, NYC, baritone, Met 1939-60) died on stage
1912 :Feike P Asma, Dutch organist
1913 :Choh Hao Li, bio-chemist professor, isolated growth hormones)
1913 :Kai-Uwe von Hassel, German politician
1913 :Norman Parkinson, England, fashion photographer, Harper's Bazaar)
1915 :Frick, [W Groebli], Swiss clown, Frick & Frack)
1917 :Emanuel Vardi, Jerusalem Israel, violist, SD Symph 1978-82)
1919 :Franc [Franklin E] Essed, Suriname agricultural eng, Oper Grasshopper)
1926 :Elizabeth, Alexandra Mary Windsor II, Queen of England, 1952- )
1927 :Robert Brustein, NYC, dean, Yale School of Drama)
1930 :Don Tyson, founder, Tyson Foods)
1930 :Margaret Rose, London England, Princess of York [or Aug 21]
1937 :Charles Lee Herron, Ky, FBI most wanted fugitive (Jan 1 1986)
1947 :Alan Warner, rocker (Foundations)
1947 :Iggy Pop, [James Osterberg], Mich, rocker (Zombie Birdhouse)
1947 :John Weider, bassist (Family-Family Entertainment)
1948 :Gary A Condit, (Rep-D-California)
1948 :Lord Egremont, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
1948 :Paul Davis, Meridian Mi, country/rock vocalist (I Go Crazy)
1951 :Aleksandr Ivanovich Laveykin, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-2)
1951 :Nicoel Barclay, rocker
1951 :Paul Carrack, Sheffield England, rock vocalist (Squeeze/Ace-How Long)
1951 :Tony Danza, Brooklyn, (Tony Banta-Taxi, Tony Micelli-Who's the Boss)
1959 :Robert Smith, Sussex, rock guitarist/vocalist (Cure-Hell's Kitchen)
1962 :Sergei Viktorovich Zalyotin, Russia, major/cosmonaut
1965 :Karen Foster, Lufkin Tx, playmate (Oct, 1989)
1968 :Peter van Foxes, soccer player (Ajax)
1971 :Samantha Druce, youngest woman to swim English Channel
1974 :Brice Hunter, wide receiver (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)



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