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100 people born today: December 3

Julius Fogle

Julius Fogle is a professional boxer. When not boxing, he is also a recruiter for the United... more »

Joseph Bell

Joseph Bell, JP, DL, FRCS was a Scottish lecturer at the medical school of the University of... more »

Kashmira Shah

Kashmira Shah is an Indian actress and model. She is the granddaughter of noted Hindustani... more »

Charles Douglas III

Charles Gywnne "Chuck" Douglas, III is a former U.S. Representative from New Hampshire and New... more »

E. Doctor Smith

E. Doctor Smith, inventor of the Drummstick, began his musical journey as a teenager playing... more »

Heinrich von Sybel

Heinrich Karl Ludolf von Sybel, German historian, came from a Protestant family which had long... more »

Morten Jensen

Morten Jensen is a Danish athlete. He primarily participates in long jump, 100 metres and 200... more »

Jan Ullrich

Jan Ullrich; born 2 December 1973 is a German former professional road bicycle racer. Ullrich... more »

Harry Reid

Harry Mason Reid is the senior United States Senator from Nevada and a member of the Democratic... more »

Willem van der Poel

Willem Louis van der Poel is a pioneering Dutch computer scientist, who is known for designing... more »

Joel Ward

Joel Randal Ward is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the Washington Capitals of the... more »

Tsutomu Yamazaki

Tsutomu Yamazaki is a Japanese actor. He won the Blue Ribbon Award for Best Actor in 1984 for... more »

Numa Morikazu

Numa Morikazu was a politician and journalist in Meiji period Japan. more »

Isabella Soprano

Isabella Soprano is the pseudonym of a former American pornographic actress and fetish model... more »

Pearl Peden Oldfield

Pearl Peden Oldfield was a U.S. Democratic politician. She was the first woman elected to... more »

William Shirley

William Shirley was a British colonial administrator who was the longest-serving governor of the... more »

Pierre Waldeck-Rousseau

Pierre Marie René Ernest Waldeck-Rousseau was a French Republican statesman. more »

Jee-Young Lee

Jee-Young Lee is a South Korean professional golfer now playing on the United States LPGA... more »

John Breckinridge

John Breckinridge was a lawyer and politician from the U.S. state of Virginia. He served in the... more »

Andrew Peterson

Andrew Peterson is an American soccer player, currently without a club. more »

Robert Paige

Robert Paige was an actor and a TV newscaster and political correspondent and Universal Pictures... more »

Jesse Collings

Jesse Collings was Mayor of Birmingham, England, a Liberal member of Parliament, but was best... more »

Erastus Wells

Erastus Wells was a 19th-century politician and businessman from Missouri. He was the father of... more »

Botho Strauß

Botho Strauß is a German playwright, novelist and essayist. more »

Adolph Green

Adolph Green was an American lyricist and playwright who, with long-time collaborator Betty... more »

Britney Spears

Britney Jean Spears is an American recording artist and entertainer. Born in McComb,... more »

Edmund Rice

Edmund Rice was a soldier in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient who achieved... more »

Wayne Allard

Alan Wayne Allard is a member of the Republican Party, and was a United States Senator from... more »

Gianni Versace

Gianni Versace was an Italian fashion designer and founder of Gianni Versace S.p.A., an... more »

Julie Harris

Julia Ann "Julie" Harris was an American stage, screen, and television actress. She won five... more »

Anna David

Anna David is a Danish R&B and Soul singer. At the age of 14 she got her first recording... more »

David Ryckaert III

David Rijckaert III, also called David Rijckaert the Younger and David Ryckaert III was a... more »

Doron Rabinovici

Doron Rabinovici is an Israeli-Austrian writer, historian and essayist. He was born in Tel Aviv... more »

Rachel Marsden

Rachel Marsden is a Canadian conservative political columnist, political strategist,... more »

Émile Braun

Émile, Baron Braun was an engineer, Belgian liberal politician and manager of companies in the... more »

Volodymyr Yurkevych

Volodymyr Ivanovych Yurkevych was a Ukrainian musician. He met up with Yuri Singalevych and... more »

Jonathan Frid

John Herbert "Jonathan" Frid was a Canadian theater, television, and film actor, known for... more »

Paul du Bois-Reymond

Paul David Gustav du Bois-Reymond was a German mathematician who was born in Berlin and died in... more »

Matteo Darmian

Matteo Darmian is an Italian footballer, who plays for Serie A club Torino and the Italian... more »

Claudio Muñoz

Claudio Andrès Muñoz Camilo is a Chilean Defender, who plays for Huachipato in Chile. more »

Nate Mendel

Nathan Gregor "Nate" Mendel is an American bassist for the bands Foo Fighters, The Jealous... more »

Anselm Reyle

Anselm Reyle is an artist based in Berlin. He is known for his often large-scale abstract... more »

Andrew George

Andrew Henry George is a British Liberal Democrat politician. He has been the Member of... more »

Robert Haythorne

Robert Poore Haythorne was a Prince Edward Island politician and premier. He was born in England... more »

Dagfinn Høybråten

Dagfinn Høybråten, is a Norwegian politician and the former leader of the Christian Democratic... more »

Grzegorz Bonin

Grzegorz Bonin is a Polish footballer who plays for Górnik Łęczna. more »

Apurva Agnihotri

Apurva Agnihotri is an Indian actor, known for his role in hit show Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin and... more »

Vitaly Mansky

Vitaly Mansky is a Russian film and documentary maker of Ukrainian Jewish origin. more »

James Edward Smith

Sir James Edward Smith was an English botanist and founder of the Linnean Society. more »

Paul Watson

Paul Franklin Watson is a Canadian environmental activist, who founded the Sea Shepherd... more »

Sydney Youngblood

Sydney Youngblood is an American singer, who had several successful dance/funk hits during the... more »

Masafumi Gotoh

Masafumi Gotō is the lead vocalist, main songwriter and rhythm guitarist of the Japanese rock... more »

John Banks

John Archibald Banks, CNZM, QSO is a New Zealand politician. He was a member of Parliament for... more »

Philippe-Frédéric Blandin

Philippe-Frédéric Blandin was a French surgeon born in Aubigny, department of Cher. From 1821 he... more »

Geoffrey Lawrence, 1st Baron Oaksey

Geoffrey Lawrence, 3rd Baron Trevethin, 1st Baron Oaksey, DSO, TD, KC, PC was the main British... more »

Yahya Kemal Beyatlı

Yahya Kemal Beyatlı, born Ahmet Âgâh, born Ahmed Agâh, was a leading Turkish poet and author, as... more »

Dan Butler

Daniel Eugene "Dan" Butler is an American actor known for his role as Bob "Bulldog" Briscoe on... more »

Harry Johnston

Harry Allison Johnston II is a former member of the United States House of Representatives from... more »

Andrew Gower

Andrew Christopher Gower is a British video game developer and co-founder of Cambridge-based... more »

Adrian Devine

Paul Adrian Devine was a Major League Baseball pitcher from 1973 to 1980 for the Atlanta Braves... more »

Hoshyar Zebari

Hoshyar Zebari is the current Minister of Foreign Affairs of Iraq. A Kurd originally from Aqrah,... more »

José Mármol

José Mármol was an Argentine journalist, politician, librarian, and writer of the Romantic... more »

Jona Bechtolt

Jona Bechtolt is an electronic musician and multimedia artist based in Portland, Oregon, United... more »

Martin Abern

Martin "Marty" Abern was a Marxist politician who was an important leader of the Communist youth... more »

Lucy Liu

Lucy Alexis Liu is an American actress, model, artist, and occasional film producer and... more »

David Naccache

David Naccache is a cryptographer, currently a professor at Panthéon-Assas University and member... more »

Wyatt Toregas

Wyatt Reeder Toregas is a retired American professional baseball catcher. more »

Dean Brill

Dean Michael Brill is an English professional footballer. He plays as a goalkeeper for Scottish... more »

Heinrich Koebner

Heinrich Koebner; was a German dermatologist born in Breslau. He studied medicine in Berlin,... more »

William Holding Echols

William Holding Echols, generally called "Reddy" Echols, was a professor of mathematics at the... more »

Benno Elkan

Benno Elkan OBE was a German-born British sculptor and medallist. Married to Hedwig Einstein,... more »

Leo Ornstein

Leo Ornstein was an American composer and pianist of the early twentieth century. His... more »

N. G. Chandavarkar

Sir Narayan Ganesh Chandavarkar was an early Indian National Congress politician and Hindu... more »

Diego Odoh Okenyodo

Odoh Diego Okenyodo is a Nigerian writer, pharmacist, activist poet and journalist, who is one... more »

Ferdinando Galiani

Ferdinando Galiani was an Italian economist, a leading Italian figure of the Enlightenment... more »

Adolfo Aguilar Zínser

Adolfo Aguilar Zínser was a Mexican scholar, diplomat and politician who served as a National... more »

Penelope Spheeris

Penelope Spheeris is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. She is best known as... more »

Charles Fryatt

Charles Algernon Fryatt was a British mariner who was executed by the Germans for attempting to... more »

Nicola Tappenden

Nicola Tappenden, also known by her modelling name Nicola T, is an English former Page 3 girl... more »

Mike Scala

Michael "Mike" Scala, also known as Pizon, is an Italian-American rapper, record producer, and... more »

John Ellis Martineau

John Ellis Martineau was the 28th Governor of Arkansas, having served for less than one term... more »

Kyle Cumiskey

Kyle Cumiskey is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman currently playing for Modo Hockey of the... more »

Dionysis Savvopoulos

Dionysis Savvopoulos is a prominent Greek music composer, lyricist, and singer. more »

Joel Fuhrman

Joel Fuhrman, is an American author, speaker and media personality who advocates a... more »

Nicolaas Kruik

Nicolaas Kruik, also known as Nicolaes Krukius or most commonly by the Latinized Nicolaus... more »

Giuseppe Coniglio

Giuseppe Coniglio, known as U poeta, was an Italian poet who wrote in Pazzanese, a variety of... more »

Jonathan Hunt

Jonathan Lucas Hunt, ONZ is a New Zealand politician, and was New Zealand's High Commissioner to... more »

Tom Verducci

Tom Verducci is an American sportswriter and writes for Sports Illustrated and its online... more »

Jean-Charles Chapais

Jean-Charles Chapais, PC was a Canadian Conservative politician, and considered a Father of... more »

Ibrahim Rugova

Ibrahim Rugova was the first President of Kosovo, serving from 1992 to 2000 and again from 2002... more »

Monica Seles

Monica Seles is the former Yugoslav world no. 1 professional tennis player and a member of the... more »

Frank Murphy

Frank Murphy is a professional rugby union player from Ireland. His primary position is at... more »

David Masson

David Mather Masson FRSE RSA, was a Scottish literary critic and historian. He was born in... more »

Claude Antoine, comte Prieur-Duvernois

Claude Antoine, comte Prieur-Duvernois, commonly known as Prieur de la Côte-d'Or after his... more »

Frank Cho

Frank Cho, born Duk Hyun Cho, is a Korean-American comic strip and comic book writer and... more »

Alvaro Carrillo

Álvaro Carrillo Alarcón was a Mexican popular music composer and songwriter, born in San Juan... more »

Amelia Penichet

Amelia Penichet is a journalist and historian living in Cuba. In her neighborhood in Cuba she is... more »

Edgar Huff

Edgar R. Huff was the first African-American in the United States Marine Corps to be promoted to... more »

William Ellery

William Ellery was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative... more »

Henry Yesler

Henry L. Yesler was an entrepreneur considered to be Seattle, Washington's first economic father... more »