Birthdays of Personalities on August 13

xxxx :Sid Falck, rocker (Overkill-Hello From the Gutter)
1422 :William Caxton, 1st English printer (Histories of Troy)
1617 :Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist
1655 :Johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet)
1748 :Pieter L van de Kasteele, Dutch politician/patriot
1802 :Nikolaus Lenau, Hungary, German poet (Faust, Die Albigenser)
1814 :Anders Jonas ngstr”m, Sweden, physicist (spectroscope)
1818 :Lucy Blackwell-Stone, US abolitionist (US Woman's Suffrage As
1819 :George Gabriel Stokes, physicist/mathematician (spectroscope)
1820 :George Grove, London, England, biblical scholar/misicographer
1820 :Joseph Alberdingk Thijm, [Pauwels Foreestier], poet (Dietsche
1840 :Giovanni Verga, Italian writer (Eros)
1851 :John Lincoln Clem, Drummer (Union volunteers), died in 1937
1860 :Annie Oakley, Drake Ohio, frontierswoman (Buffalo Bill's Wild
1867 :Rudolf Georg Binding, German songwriter/writer (Legenden Der
1867 :William A Craigie, Scottish lexicographer (Skotlands Rimur)
1871 :Karl Liebknecht, German revolutionary marxist (Sparta Party)
1878 :Salomon "Sam" de Wolff, Dutch zionist/socialist theorist
1881 :Jacqueline [Pierrette] R van Stuwe, [Eline v S], Dutch author
1884 :Jo van Ammers-Kller, playwright (Rebellions)
1886 :Jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter
1888 :John Logie Baird, Scotland, inventor (father of TV)
1890 :[Lavinia] Marian Fleming Poe, black US advocate in Virginia
1896 :Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor
1902 :Bartoes, [Albertus J Wijstma], cabaret performer/comic
1902 :Felix Wankel, Germany, inventor (Wankel rotary-piston engine)
1902 :Lord Sainsbury of Drury Lane, president (J Sansbury Pics)
1906 :Mogens Klitgaard, Danish author (Ballade p† Nytorv)
1907 :Alfred Alwin Felix Krupp, Essen Germany, arms manufacturer
1912 :Jan Peeters, Dutch water colors painter/monumental artist
1912 :Metten Koornstra, Dutch painter/graphic artist
1912 :Salvador E Luria, Italian/US biologist (Nobel prize 1969)
1913 :Liesbeth Askonas, concert agent
1913 :Lord Oram, British MP (Labour)
1913 :Makarios III, [Michail Moeskos], archbishop/president Cyprus
1918 :Denis Smallwood, British air chief marshal
1918 :Frederick Sanger, England, biochemist (Nobel 1958, 1980)
1918 :John Bunting, senior civil servant
1919 :Rex Humbard, televanglist
1920 :Charlie Alfred Galbraith, jazz trombonist
1924 :John Milne, CEO (Blue Circles Industries)
1925 :Benny Bailey, jazz trumpeter
1925 :Leslie Joseph, QC
1926 :Fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- )
1929 :Charles Lyon, gen-sect (Transport Salaried Staffs Association
1929 :Michael Beavis, deputy cmdr-in-chief (Allied Forces Central E
1930 :Don Ho, Hawaii, ukulele player (Tiny Bubbles)
1930 :Marquess Camden
1931 :Bernard Manning, British comedian
1931 :Roy Evans, general sect (British Iron & Steel Trade Confedera
1933 :Jocelyn Elders, US Surgeon General (-1994)
1934 :Gary Davidson, US sports league founder (ABA, WHA, WFL)
1935 :Rod Hull, entertainer
1939 :Saul Steinberg, artist (The Art of Living)
1940 :Ann Armstrong Dailey, founder (Children's Hospice Intl)
1940 :Timothy Wood, British govt asst whip
1942 :Robert Lee Stewart, Wash DC, Brig Gen US Army/astronaut (STS
1942 :Sheila Armstrong, soprano
1943 :Yuri Fedorovich Isaulov, Russia, cosmonaut
1948 :Kathleen Battle, Portsmouth Ohio, soprano (Shephard-Tannh„use
1948 :Mosiuoa Patrick "Terror" Lekota, South African UDF/ANC-leader
1948 :Mosiuoa Patrick Terror Lekota, South African UDF/ANC-leader
1948 :Tony Santini, rocker (Sha Na Na)
1949 :Bobby Clarke, Manitoba, NHL player/coach (Phila Flyer)
1949 :Peter J Visclosky, (Rep-D-Indiana, 1985- )
1949 :Sheralee, Ft Lauderdale Fla, vocalist (Your Hit Parade)
1951 :Dan Fogelberg, Peoria Ill, rocker (Same Auld Lang Syne)
1953 :Jimmy McCulloch, rocker (Wings)
1954 :Lincoln Diaz-Balart, (Rep-R-Florida)
1958 :Feargal Sharkey, rocker (Undertones-Never Never, Good Heart)
1959 :Mark Nevin, rocker (Fairground Attraction-Find My Love)
1963 :Tigg Ketler, Chula Vista Ca, drummer (Bang Tango-Dancin' on C
1964 :Ian Haughland, heavy metal rocker (Europe-The Final Countdown
1973 :Armon Williams, safety/linebacker (Tennessee Oilers)
1975 :Jason Gleasman, Wilmington DE, 220 lbs greco-roman wrestler (



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