Birthdays of Personalities on November 30

xxxx :Maxwell Smart, fictional character (86-Get Smart)
1340 :John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector
1373 :Ferdinand I, the Righteous, king of Aragon/Sicily
1427 :Kazimierz IV, king of Poland (1447-92)
1466 :Andrea Doria, Genoese statesman/admiral
1485 :Veronica Gambara, Italian poetess
1508 :Andrea Palladio, [Andrea di Pietro della Gondola], architect
1554 :Philip Sidney, England, poet/statesman/soldier (Arcadia)
1622 :Thomas of Apshoven, Flemish painter, baptized
1667 :Jonathan Swift, Engl, satirist (Gulliver's Travels, A Modest Proposal)
1699 :Christian VI, king of Denmark/Norway
1726 :Jacques Aliamet, French etcher/engraver
1793 :Johann Lukas Sch”nlein, helped establish scientific medicine
1810 :Oliver Fisher Winchester, rifle maker (Winchester)
1813 :Hermann Kurz, German author/poet
1813 :Louise Ackermann-Choquet, French author (Pens‚es)
1817 :Theodor Mommsen, Germ, historian/author (Imperial Lives, Nobel 1902)
1821 :Gustavus Woodson Smith, Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1896
1826 :George Washington Deitzler, Brig General (Union volunteers)
1827 :Constantine P Pobedonostsev, Russian reactionary lawyer/senator
1827 :Ernest H Baillon, French botanist (History of Plants)
1828 :Jedediah Hotchkiss, Engineer (Confederate Army), died in 1899
1835 :Mark Twain, [Samuel L Clemens], author (Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn)
1843 :JĒzsef Kiss, Hungarian literary (ZsidĒ Dalok)
1855 :Marie WF Treub, Dutch economist/minister of Agriculture/Finance
1861 :French Gailliard, Belgian painter (Zeustempel in Athens)
1863 :Andres Bonifacio, leader of 1896 Philippine revolt against Spain
1874 :Winston Churchill, (C) Brit PM (1940-45, 1951-55, Nobel 1953)
1885 :Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland)
1889 :Edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932)
1890 :Oege Bakker, Dutch economist
1900 :Korneel Goossens, Flemish literature/art historian
1903 :Germaine Emilie Madame Gres Krebs, haute Couturist
1904 :Clyfford Still, US, abstract painter
1904 :Philip Burton, teacher/writer/dramatist
1906 :Marina, princess of Greece/Denmark/husband of English prince George
1907 :Jacques Barzun, France, author (The House of Interlect)
1910 :Paul Cerutti, Monaco, trap shooter, disqualified for drugs in 76 oly
1912 :Constant Stotijn, Dutch oboist (Residence Orchestra)
1913 :John K M McCaffery, Moscow Idaho, TV host (One Minute Please)
1914 :Brownie McGhee, Knoxville TN, blues guitarist
1915 :Angier Biddle Duke, NYC, US Ambassador (Spain)
1915 :Henry Taube, chemist (Nobel 1983)
1915 :Walter Brown "Brownie" McGhee, blues singer/guitarist
1919 :Anne S Wadman, Frisian literary (Fioele & faem, Smearlappen)
1919 :Jan Elburg, [Joannes G], Dutch poet (Through the Night)
1924 :Allan Sherman, parody singer/songwriter (Hello Muddah, Hello Fardah)
1924 :Shirley Chisholm, (Rep-D-NY)
1925 :Maxwell Street Jimmy Charles Davis Thomas, blues musician
1928 :Chic Hecht, (Sen-R-NV, 1983- )
1929 :Dick Clark, Mt Vernon NY, TV Host (American Bandstand)
1929 :Joan Ganz Cooney, Phoenix Az, TV exec (Children's TV Workshop)
1930 :G[eorge] Gordon Liddy, head CIA/ate a rat/Watergate felon/radio host
1930 :William H Dana, Pasadena Calif, test pilot (X-15)
1931 :Gnther Herbig, Usti-nad-Labem Czech, conductor (East Berlin Orch)
1932 :David Lincoln Lightbown, politician
1933 :Linwood C Ivey, NC, (Mayor-Garysburg NC)
1936 :Abbie Hoffman, aka Free, Yippie/activist/author (Steal this Book)
1936 :Michael Jinks, child care pioneer
1937 :Jimmy Bowen, rocker
1937 :Paul Stookey, Balt, singer (Peter, Paul & Mary-Wedding Song)
1937 :Richard Threlkeld, newscaster (ABC-TV)
1939 :Walter Weller, Vienna Austria, conductor (Vienna Tonkstler Orch)
1940 :Glenn English, (Rep-D-OK, 1975- )
1943 :J[ames] J[ay] Barnes, US gospel/singer (Please Let Me In)
1943 :Leo Lyons, Standbridge Beds, rock bassist (Ten Years After)
1943 :M A M "Th˜s" W”ltgens, Mayor (Kerkrade Neth)
1943 :Oscar Harris, Surinames/Dutch singer (Try a Little Love)
1943 :Thijs [MAM] W”ltgens, Dutch MP (PvdA)
1944 :Luther T Ingram, US singer/songwriter (I'll Be Your Shelter)
1944 :Rob Grill, LA Calif, rock bassist/vocalist (Grass Roots)
1945 :Michael Joyce, stage manager
1945 :Radu Lupu, Galati Romania, pianist (Enesco 1st prize-1967)
1945 :Roger Glover, British hard rock bassist (Episode Six-Deep Purple)
1947 :David Mamet, Chicago, playwright/dir (Speed the Plow, House of Games)
1949 :Arthur Lee Washington Jr, Neptune NJ, murderer (FBI Most Wanted)
1950 :Greg Gordon, rock vocalist (Boys Band)
1953 :Mike Espy, (Rep-D-Mississippi)
1953 :Shuggie Otis, rocker
1954 :George McArdle, rock bassist (Little River Band Melbourne
1954 :June Pointer, singer (Pointer Sisters-I'm So excited)
1955 :Billy Idol, [William Broad], rocker (White Wedding)
1963 :Tianna Taylor, XXX actress (Hooter Haven, Route 69)
1969 :Carrie Jean Yazel, Huntington Beach Calif, playmate (May, 1991)
1970 :Des'ree, rhythm & blues singer
1970 :James Brown, tackle (Miami Dolphins)
1971 :Ivan Rodriguez, Vega Baja Puerto Rico, catcher (Texas Rangers)
1975 :Mindy McCready, country/western singer



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