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100 people born today: July 30

Thomas Corwin

Thomas Corwin, also known as Tom Corwin and The Wagon Boy, was a politician from the state of... more »

The KinG

The KinG (born 29 July 1994), is a Albanian Rapper. KinG distinguishes himself by using... more »

Kevin Lundberg

Kevin Lundberg is a legislator in the U.S. state of Colorado. Before his appointment to the... more »

Graham McGrath

Graham McGrath is an English actor with film, television, radio and theatre credits. He... more »

Woody Weatherman

Woodroe "Woody" Weatherman is lead guitarist for the heavy metal band Corrosion of... more »

Geir Bratland

Geir Bratland is the former keyboardist for the Norwegian band Apoptygma Berzerk and session... more »

Alexis de Tocqueville

Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de Tocqueville was a French political thinker and historian best... more »

Maestro Harrell

Maestro Harrell is an American singer, recording artist, dancer and actor who starred on the HBO... more »

Yngvar Nielsen

Yngvar Nielsen was a Norwegian historian, politician, geographer and pioneer of tourism in Norway. more »

Susan Blackmore

Susan Jane Blackmore is an English freelance writer, lecturer, sceptic, and broadcaster on... more »

Prince Azim

His Royal Highness Prince Haji 'Abdul 'Azim of Brunei, internationally and professionally known... more »

Jay Hieron

James Thomas Hieronymus, is an American mixed martial artist. Hieron was the final IFL... more »

Isaac Newton Evans

Isaac Evans was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from... more »

Donald Whitton

Donald Richard "Don" Whitton is a Canadian concert cellist, recording musician, and teacher,... more »

Paavo Lötjönen

Paavo Lötjönen is a cello player for Finnish band Apocalyptica. Paavo comes from a family where... more »

Diana DeGette

Diana Louise DeGette is the U.S. Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district,... more »

William H. Calbreath

William H. Calbreath claimed to have been the model for the Cream of Wheat trademark, one of the... more »

John C. Browne

John C. Browne is an American physicist. He was born on July 29, 1942 in Pottstown, PA as the... more »

Jo Grimond

Joseph Grimond, Baron Grimond, CH, CBE, TD, PC, known as Jo Grimond, was a British politician,... more »

Lisa Ono

Lisa Ono is a popular Japanese-Brazilian bossa nova singer. more »

Ivo Peters

Ivo Peters BEM was an English railway photographer. Peters spent his life in Bath, Somerset and... more »

Chris Marker

Chris Marker was a French writer, photographer, documentary film director, multimedia artist and... more »

Nancy Kassebaum Baker

Nancy Landon Kassebaum Baker represented the State of Kansas in the United States Senate from... more »

Gustav Krist

Gustav Krist was an Austrian adventurer, prisoner-of-war, carpet-dealer and author. His accounts... more »

Robert McGhee

Robert McGhee was a prominent Church of Scotland minister who championed the evangelical... more »

Jono El Grande

Jono El Grande is the stage name of Jon Andreas Håtun. Jono El Grande is an autodidactic... more »

Gian Piero Reverberi

Gian Piero Reverberi is an Italian pianist, composer, arranger, conductor, and... more »

Don Redman

Donald Matthew Redman was an American jazz musician, arranger, bandleader and composer. Redman... more »

Forrest L. Vosler

Forrest Lee Vosler, a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress radio operator, was the second enlisted U.S... more »

Nathalie Handal

Nathalie Handal is an award-winning poet, writer, and playwright. more »

Fernando Alonso

Fernando Alonso Díaz is a Spanish Formula One racing driver and a two-time World Champion who is... more »

Ronnie Musgrove

David Ronald "Ronnie" Musgrove is an American politician from the U.S. state of Mississippi. He... more »

Clement Vallandigham

Clement Laird Vallandigham was an Ohio politician, and leader of the Copperhead faction of... more »

Stanley Kunitz

Stanley Jasspon Kunitz was an American poet. He was appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry... more »

Margaret Vanderhye

Margaret G. "Margi" Vanderhye is a McLean, Virginia community activist and a former delegate... more »

Mike Garson

Mike Garson is an American pianist, most notable for his work with David Bowie, Nine Inch Nails,... more »

Peter Jennings

Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings, CM was a Canadian American journalist and news anchor... more »

Paul Taylor

Paul Taylor is widely considered to be one of the foremost American choreographers of the 20th... more »

Anup Jalota

Anoop Jalota, also known as Anup Jalota, is an Indian singer and musician, best known for his... more »

Leonid Kovel

Leanid Kovel is a Belarussian footballer who is currently playing for Minsk. Before coming to... more »

Black Dahlia

"The Black Dahlia" was a nickname given to Elizabeth Short, an American woman who was the victim... more »

Theda Bara

Theda Bara was an American silent film and stage actress. Bara was one of the most popular... more »

Michel Benita

Michel Benita is a double bass player, prominent in jazz music since 1980's. He moved to Paris... more »

Arthur Livermore

Arthur Livermore was an American politician and a United States Representative from New Hampshire. more »

Thelma Todd

Thelma Alice Todd was an American actress. Appearing in about 120 pictures between 1926 and... more »

Lee Chang-Ho

Lee Chang-ho is a South Korean professional Go player of 9-dan rank. He is regarded by many as... more »

Benito Mussolini

Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini was an Italian politician, journalist, and leader of the... more »

Muhammad al-Mahdi

Muhammad ibn Hasan al-Mahdī is believed by Twelver Shī‘a Muslims to be the Mahdī, an ultimate... more »

Winnie Monsod

Solita Collas-Monsod, popularly known as Mareng Winnie, is a Filipino broadcaster, host,... more »

Ilčo Naumoski

Ilčo Naumoski is a Macedonian football player who currently plays as a striker for Inter Baku in... more »

Carl Blechen

Carl Eduard Ferdinand Blechen was a German landscape painter and a Professor at the Academy of... more »

Heinz Fraenkel-Conrat

Heinz Ludwig Fraenkel-Conrat was a biochemist, famous for his viral research. Fraenkel-Conrat... more »

William Powell

William Horatio Powell was an American actor. He typically played highly confident characters,... more »

Max Nordau

Max Simon Nordau, was a Zionist leader, physician, author, and social critic. He was a... more »

George Cutshaw

George William Cutshaw was a professional baseball player who played second base in the Major... more »

Jane Barbe

Jane Barbe was an American voice actress and singer. She was known as the "Time Lady" for the... more »

Lord Walter Gordon-Lennox

Lord Walter Charles Gordon-Lennox PC was a British Conservative Party politician. He served as... more »

Miguel Figueroa

Miguel Figueroa has been the leader of the Communist Party of Canada since 1992. more »

Dag Hammarskjöld

Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjöld was a Swedish diplomat, economist, and author. The second... more »

Yoshihiro Akiyama

Yoshihiro Akiyama, also known as Choo Sung-hoon, is a Japanese mixed martial artist and judoka... more »

Marian W. Clarke

Marian Williams Clarke was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives... more »

Lonn Friend

Lonn Friend is an American journalist and author. Friend is best known for his work in the late... more »

Bernard FitzPatrick, 2nd Baron Castletown

Bernard Edward Barnaby FitzPatrick, 2nd Baron Castletown KP CMG PC was an Irish soldier and... more »

Samm Sinclair Baker

Samm Sinclair Baker was the author/coauthor of many how-to and self-help books, most notably The... more »

Jeff Denham

Jeffrey John "Jeff" Denham is the U.S. Representative for California's 10th congressional... more »

Denis Marconato

Denis Marconato is an Italian professional basketball player. He is 211 cm tall and he plays at... more »

Stephen Timms

Stephen Creswell Timms is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of... more »

Chinnakannan Sivasankaran

Chinnakannan Sivasankaran is the Chairman of Siva Group, Siva Industries & Holdings and Siva... more »

Thomas McGreevy

Thomas McGreevy was a Canadian politician and contractor. Born in Quebec, he was the son of... more »

Martina McBride

Martina Mariea Schiff, known professionally as Martina McBride, is an American country music... more »

Robert Henry Dick

Sir Robert Henry Dick KCB KCH, KOV was a Scottish soldier, son of a doctor in the East India... more »

Maria Gonzaga, Duchess of Montferrat

Maria Gonzaga or Maria of Mantua was an Italian princess of the House of Gonzaga: she was Regent... more »

Ryutaro Hashimoto

Ryutaro Hashimoto was a Japanese politician who served as the 82nd and 83rd Prime Minister of... more »

Daniel Drew

Daniel Drew was an American businessman, steamship and railroad developer, and financier... more »

Christian Winther

Rasmus Villads Christian Ferdinand Winther, was a Danish lyric poet. He was born at Fensmark... more »

Lovrenc Košir

Lovrenc Košir, also Laurenz Koschier was an Austrian civil servant who worked in Ljubljana... more »

Ken Burns

Ken Burns appeared in the documentary film Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton As Himself. more »

Peter Romanovsky

Peter Arsenievich Romanovsky was a Russian chess International Master, International Arbiter,... more »

Isidor Isaac Rabi

Isidor Isaac Rabi was a Polish-born American physicist and Nobel laureate, recognized in 1944... more »

Kent Tachibana

Tachibana Kent (橘ケント) is a multi-ethnic model & musical artist from Japan.  more »

Walter Reppe

Walter Julius Reppe was a German chemist. He is notable for his contributions to the chemistry... more »

León Cadogan

León Cadogan was a Paraguayan ethnologist who made significant contributions to the study of... more »

Martin of Aragon

Martin the Humane, also called the Elder and the Ecclesiastic, was King of Aragon, Valencia,... more »

Henry Fowler

Sir Henry Fowler, KBE was a Chief Mechanical Engineer of the Midland Railway and subsequently... more »

Kazuo Shii

Kazuo Shii is a Japanese politician and chairman of the Japanese Communist Party. more »

Jennifer Dunn

Jennifer Jill Blackburn Dunn was a prominent Republican member of the United States House of... more »

Charlie Christian

Charles Henry "Charlie" Christian was an American swing and jazz guitarist. Christian was an... more »

Wilhelm Griesinger

Wilhelm Griesinger was a German neurologist and psychiatrist born in Stuttgart. more »

J. S. Woodsworth

James Shaver Woodsworth was a pioneer in the Canadian social democratic movement. Following more... more »

Angelo Ruggiero

Angelo Salvatore Ruggiero Sr. pronounced was a member of the Gambino crime family and a... more »

Danger Mouse

Brian Joseph Burton, better known by his stage name Danger Mouse, is an American musician,... more »

Johannes Schmidt

Johannes Friedrich Heinrich Schmidt was a German linguist. He developed the Wellentheorie of... more »

William Beebe

William Beebe, born Charles William Beebe was an American naturalist, ornithologist, marine... more »

Booth Tarkington

Newton Booth Tarkington was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The... more »

Elizabeth Dole

Mary Elizabeth Alexander Hanford "Liddy" Dole is an American politician who served in both the... more »

David Warner

David Warner is an English actor who is known for playing both romantic leads and sinister or... more »

Patti Scialfa

Vivienne Patricia "Patti" Scialfa is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. Scialfa has... more »

Fernando González

Fernando Francisco González Ciuffardi is a retired professional tennis player from Chile. He was... more »

Anssi Kela

Anssi Kela is a Finnish singer-songwriter multi-instrumentalist who has published six albums... more »

Vladimir K. Zworykin

Vladimir Kosmich Zworykin was a Russian-American inventor, engineer, and pioneer of television... more »

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