100 people born today: November 24

Randy Tate

Randy Tate

Randy J. Tate is an American politician and a former Republican member of the United States... more »

Fetuli Talanoa

Fetuli Talanoa

Fetuli Talanoa is a New Zealand-born Tongan rugby league player who currently plays his club... more »

Alison Mosshart

Alison Mosshart

Alison Nicole Mosshart is an American singer, songwriter, and occasional model best known as the... more »

Ernst Johann von Biron

Ernst Johann von Biron

Ernst Johann von Biron was a Duke of Courland and Semigallia and regent of the Russian Empire. more »

Baruch Maman

Baruch Maman

Baruch Maman is a former Israeli footballer and widely considered one of the greatest players to... more »

Willie

Willie "The Lion" Smith

Willie "The Lion" Smith is a film actor. more »

Pierre Charles Le Monnier

Pierre Charles Le Monnier

Pierre Charles Le Monnier was a French astronomer. His name is sometimes given as Lemonnier. more »

P. F. Strawson

P. F. Strawson

Sir Peter Frederick Strawson FBA was an English philosopher. He was the Waynflete Professor of... more »

André Caplet

André Caplet

André Caplet was a French composer and conductor now known primarily through his orchestrations... more »

William Read Miller

William Read Miller

William Read Miller was the 12th Governor of the State of Arkansas. more »

Stephanos Skouloudis

Stephanos Skouloudis

Stephanos Skouloudis was a Greek banker, diplomat and prime minister. more »

Jean-Paul Bourelly

Jean-Paul Bourelly

Jean-Paul Bourelly is an American jazz fusion and blues rock guitarist. Bourelly was born in... more »

Neil McNeil

Neil McNeil

Neil McNeil was the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Vancouver from 1910 to 1912 and Roman Catholic... more »

Marcia Griffiths

Marcia Griffiths

Marcia Llyneth Griffiths is a successful female singer, also called the "Queen of Reggae". One... more »

Alfonza W. Davis

Alfonza W. Davis

Alfonza W. Davis was the first African-American aviator from North Omaha, Nebraska to be awarded... more »

George Rawlinson

George Rawlinson

Canon George Rawlinson was a 19th-century English scholar, historian, and Christian theologian... more »

Brentwood S. Tolan

Brentwood S. Tolan

Brentwood S. Tolan was an American architect. His most notable works include the National... more »

Caleb Bragg

Caleb Bragg

Caleb Smith Bragg was an American racecar driver, speedboat racer, aviation pioneer, and... more »

Francis Saltus Saltus

Francis Saltus Saltus

Francis Saltus Saltus was an American poet. more »

Sathya Sai Baba

Sathya Sai Baba

Śri Sathya Sai Baba was an Indian guru. He claimed to be the reincarnation of Sai Baba of... more »

Karol Woyda

Karol Woyda

Karol Woyda was the President of Warsaw. more »

Edward Rutledge

Edward Rutledge

Edward Rutledge was an American politician, a slaveholder and youngest signer of the United... more »

Kamilla Rytter Juhl

Kamilla Rytter Juhl

Kamilla Rytter Juhl is a female badminton player from Denmark. Juhl won the 2006 European... more »

Krzysztof Penderecki

Krzysztof Penderecki

Krzysztof Eugeniusz Penderecki is a Polish composer and conductor. The Guardian has called him... more »

Marcel Beyer

Marcel Beyer

Marcel Beyer is a German writer. more »

Jack Hardy

Jack Hardy

John Studebaker "Jack" Hardy was an American lyrical singer-songwriter and playwright based in... more »

Lateef Crowder Dos Santos

Lateef Crowder Dos Santos

Lateef Crowder Dos Santos is a Brazilian-born American actor, stuntman, and martial artist. As a... more »

Angelo Sodano

Angelo Sodano

Angelo Raffaele Sodano is an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who has been Dean of... more »

Ishmael Beah

Ishmael Beah

Ishmael Beah is a former Sierra Leonean child soldier and the author of the published memoir, A... more »

Gustav Hugo

Gustav Hugo

Gustav von Hugo was a German jurist. He was born at Lörrach in Baden. From the gymnasium at... more »

Kohei Suwama

Kohei Suwama

Kohei Suwama is a Japanese professional wrestler also known simply as Suwama. He is best known... more »

Pablo Ganguli

Pablo Ganguli

Pablo Ganguli is a cultural entrepreneur, artist, director and impresario who has created and... more »

Isaac Todhunter

Isaac Todhunter

Isaac Todhunter FRS, was an English mathematician who is best known today for the books he wrote... more »

Štefan Banič

Štefan Banič

Štefan Banič was a Slovak inventor who devised a military parachute, the first parachute ever... more »

Hjalmar Branting

Hjalmar Branting

Karl Hjalmar Branting was a Swedish politician. He was the leader of the Swedish Social... more »

John Wallis

John Wallis

John Wallis was an English mathematician who is given partial credit for the development of... more »

Johannes Diderik van der Waals

Johannes Diderik van der Waals

Johannes Diderik van der Waals was a Dutch theoretical physicist and thermodynamicist famous for... more »

Clément Marot

Clément Marot

Clément Marot was a French poet of the Renaissance period. more »

T. V. Chandran

T. V. Chandran

T. V. Chandran is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and actor, predominantly working in... more »

William Chrisman

William Chrisman

William Chrisman was born to Joseph and Eleanor Chrisman. He attended Georgetown College and... more »

Kurupt

Kurupt

Ricardo Emmanuel Brown, better known by his stage name Kurupt, also known as Kurupt Tha Kingpin,... more »

Lance King

Lance King

Lance King is an American heavy metal vocalist specializing in melodic progressive and power metal. more »

Marie Collonvillé

Marie Collonvillé

Marie Collonvillé is a French heptathlete. more »

Run Run Shaw

Run Run Shaw

Sir Run Run Shaw, GBM, Kt, CBE was a Hong Kong entertainment mogul and philanthropist. He was... more »

Henri-Marc Ami

Henri-Marc Ami

Henri-Marc Ami was a French Canadian archaeologist responsible for the initial excavation of... more »

Bobby Rush

Bobby Rush

Bobby Lee Rush is the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district, serving... more »

Guillaume-Mathieu Dumas

Guillaume-Mathieu Dumas

Guillaume Mathieu, comte Dumas was a French general. more »

Billy the Kid

Billy the Kid

William H. Bonney, better known as Billy the Kid and also known as William Antrim, was a... more »

Chuck Schumer

Chuck Schumer

Charles Ellis "Chuck" Schumer is the senior United States Senator from New York and a member of... more »

Livingston T. Merchant

Livingston T. Merchant

Livingston Tallmadge Merchant was a United States official and diplomat. He twice served as... more »

José Clemente Orozco

José Clemente Orozco

José Clemente Orozco was a Mexican painter, who specialized in bold murals that established the... more »

Anatoly Lunacharsky

Anatoly Lunacharsky

Anatoly Vasilyevich Lunacharsky was a Russian Marxist revolutionary and the first Soviet... more »

Thomas Pridgen

Thomas Pridgen

Thomas Armon Pridgen is an American drummer, best known for his role as the drummer of The Mars... more »

Elin Sigvardsson

Elin Sigvardsson

Elin Ruth, is a Swedish singer-songwriter. Her music has been published variously under the... more »

Ercole Gonzaga

Ercole Gonzaga

Ercole Gonzaga was an Italian Cardinal. more »

Conny Bloom

Conny Bloom

Conny Bloom is the stage name for Ulf Conny Blomqvist, who is a Swedish guitarist and... more »

Theodore Dwight Weld

Theodore Dwight Weld

Theodore Dwight Weld, was one of the leading architects of the American abolitionist movement... more »

Franco Nero

Franco Nero

Franco Nero is an Italian actor. He is best known for his roles of the title character in Sergio... more »

Keith L. Ware

Keith L. Ware

Major General Keith Lincoln Ware was an United States Army officer, who received the Medal of... more »

Cornell Campbell

Cornell Campbell

Cornel Campbell aka Don Cornel or Don Gorgon is a reggae singer, best known for his trademark... more »

Denis Sassou Nguesso

Denis Sassou Nguesso

Denis Sassou Nguesso is a Congolese politician who has been the President of the Republic of the... more »

Jim Doyle

Jim Doyle

James Edward "Jim" Doyle is a Wisconsin politician and member of the Democratic Party. He was... more »

Socks Seybold

Socks Seybold

Ralph Orlando "Socks" Seybold was an outfielder in Major League Baseball. He played over parts... more »

Izhar Ashdot

Izhar Ashdot

Izhar Ashdot is an Israeli singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. He is a... more »

William Moultrie

William Moultrie

William Moultrie was a general from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War. Later he... more »

Edgar Lee Hewett

Edgar Lee Hewett

Edgar Lee Hewett was an American archaeologist and anthropologist whose focus was the Native... more »

Peter Himmelman

Peter Himmelman

Peter Himmelman is a critically acclaimed American singer-songwriter and film and television... more »

Vladislav Volkov

Vladislav Volkov

Vladislav Nikolayevich Volkov was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on the Soyuz 7 and Soyuz 11... more »

Tommy Steenberg

Tommy Steenberg

Tommy Steenberg is an American figure skater. He is the 2004 U.S. Junior pewter medalist, 2003... more »

Akram Ayyad

Akram Ayyad

Akram Ayyad Omar is a Libyan football midfielder. He currently plays for Al Ahly Benghazi, and... more »

Tom Joyner

Tom Joyner

Thomas "Tom" Joyner is an American radio host, host of the nationally syndicated The Tom Joyner... more »

Joseph Oriol

Joseph Oriol

Saint Joseph Oriol is venerated as a saint by the Catholic Church. He is called the... more »

Hobart Henley

Hobart Henley

Hobart Henley was an American silent film actor, director, and screenwriter. He was involved in... more »

Joseph Pancoast

Joseph Pancoast

Joseph Pancoast was a renowned American surgeon. His name is eponymic to the practice of... more »

Giuseppe Mengoni

Giuseppe Mengoni

Giuseppe Mengoni was an Italian architect. He designed the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in... more »

Robert Easton

Robert Easton

Robert Easton was an American actor whose career in film and television spanned more than 60... more »

Ivan Bandalovski

Ivan Bandalovski

Ivan Bandalovski is a Bulgarian footballer who plays as a right back for Oud-Heverlee Leuven in... more »

John Birnie Philip

John Birnie Philip

John Birnie Philip was a nineteenth-century English sculptor. Much of his work was carried out... more »

Valdemar Poulsen

Valdemar Poulsen

Valdemar Poulsen was a Danish engineer who developed a magnetic wire recorder in 1899. more »

Keith Ablow

Keith Ablow

Keith Russell Ablow is an American psychiatrist, expert witness, New York Times best-selling... more »

Mary Landrieu

Mary Landrieu

Mary Loretta Landrieu is the senior United States Senator from the State of Louisiana and a... more »

Ernest King

Ernest King

Fleet Admiral Ernest Joseph King was Commander in Chief, United States Fleet and Chief of Naval... more »

Spranger Barry

Spranger Barry

Spranger Barry was an Irish actor. more »

Vincent Cassel

Vincent Cassel

Vincent Cassel is a Cesar Award-winning French actor best known to English-speaking audiences... more »

Giorgos Koudas

Giorgos Koudas

Giorgos Koudas is a retired attacking football midfielder. Nicknamed Μεγαλέξανδρος of Greek... more »

Shane Gould

Shane Gould

Shane Elizabeth Gould, MBE is an Australian former swimmer who won three gold medals, a silver... more »

Joan Lowell

Joan Lowell

Helen Joan Lowell was a movie actress of the silent film era from Berkeley, California. Lowell... more »

Saku Koivu

Saku Koivu

Saku Antero Koivu is a Finnish professional ice hockey player and an alternate captain of the... more »

Jan van Kessel, junior

Jan van Kessel, junior

Jan van Kessel, junior, also known in Spain as Juan Vanchesel el Mozo or el Joven, was a... more »

Muriel Vanderbilt

Muriel Vanderbilt

Muriel Vanderbilt was an American socialite and a thoroughbred racehorse owner/breeder who was a... more »

Lloyd C. Stark

Lloyd C. Stark

Lloyd Crow Stark was the 39th Governor of the U.S. state of Missouri. He was a Democrat. more »

Charles Méryon

Charles Méryon

Charles Méryon, was a French artist, who worked almost entirely in etching, as he suffered from... more »

Manuel Fraga Iribarne

Manuel Fraga Iribarne

Manuel Fraga Iribarne was a Spanish People's Party politician. Fraga's career as one of the key... more »

Christopher Charles Benninger

Christopher Charles Benninger

Christopher Charles Benninger is an American-Indian architect and planner born in the United... more »

Edward Ball

Edward Ball

Edward "Ed" Ball is a songwriter, singer, guitarist and keyboard player from London, who has... more »

Isaac Anderson

Isaac Anderson

Isaac Anderson was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. more »

Fernando Villaamil

Fernando Villaamil

Fernando Villaamil was a Spanish naval officer, remembered for his internationally recognized... more »

John Willis Ellis

John Willis Ellis

John Willis Ellis was the 35th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1859 to 1861... more »

Edward Albert Ostermann

Edward Albert Ostermann

Edward Albert Ostermann was a United States Marine Corps major general who received the Medal of... more »

Augustus Pearl Martin

Augustus Pearl Martin

Augustus Pearl Martin was an American politician and soldier from Massachusetts who served as... more »