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100 people born today: September 16

Johann Gottfried Scheibel

Johann Gottfried Scheibel

Johann Gottfried Scheibel was a Lutheran leader. more »

Fabrizio Ruffo

Fabrizio Ruffo

Fabrizio Ruffo was an Italian cardinal and politician, who led the popular anti-republican... more »

Loona

Loona

Marie-José van der Kolk also known by her stage names Loona and Carisma, is a Dutch singer,... more »

Suzie Bates

Suzie Bates

Suzannah Wilson Bates is a New Zealand cricketer. She plays for the Otago Sparks in the State... more »

Maura O'Connell

Maura O'Connell

Maura O'Connell is an Irish singer and actress. She is known for her contemporary... more »

Simeon Bavier

Simeon Bavier

Simon Bavier was a Swiss politician, member of the Swiss Federal Council. He was elected to the... more »

Aki Tomosaki

Aki Tomosaki

Aki Tomosaki is a Japanese porn actress who has made a name for herself in the growing "mature... more »

Domenico Corvi

Domenico Corvi

Domenico Corvi was an Italian painter at the close of the 18th century, active in an early... more »

Yolandita Monge

Yolandita Monge

Yolandita Monge is an international singer and actress from Puerto Rico and the first Puerto... more »

Fatos Nano

Fatos Nano

Fatos Thanas Nano is an Albanian politician who was the Prime Minister of Albania several times;... more »

Sir Harry Burrard-Neale, 2nd Baronet

Sir Harry Burrard-Neale, 2nd Baronet

Admiral Sir Harry Burrard-Neale, 2nd Baronet GCB, GCMG, born Harry Burrard, was a British... more »

Christopher Rants

Christopher Rants

Christopher C. Rants a former Iowa State Representative. He served in the Iowa House of... more »

Jean Bourgknecht

Jean Bourgknecht

Jean Bourgknecht was a Swiss politician, mayor of Fribourg and member of the Swiss Federal... more »

Charles Crocker

Charles Crocker

Charles Crocker was an American railroad executive who founded the Central Pacific Railroad,... more »

Joseph J. Went

Joseph J. Went

Joseph J. Went is a retired United States Marine Corps four-star general. His final assignment... more »

Robert Fortune

Robert Fortune

Robert Fortune was a Scottish botanist, plant hunter and traveller, best known for introducing... more »

Edward George, Baron George

Edward George, Baron George

Edward Alan John George, Baron George, GBE, PC, DL, known as Eddie George, or "Steady Eddie",... more »

Ebonie Smith

Ebonie Smith

Ebonie Smith is a Puerto Rican-born American former child actress known for her role as Jessica... more »

Nicholas Clapton

Nicholas Clapton

Nicholas Clapton is an English countertenor, singing-teacher and author. more »

Danny John-Jules

Danny John-Jules

Daniel "Danny" John-Jules is an English actor, singer and dancer. He is best known for... more »

Orel Hershiser

Orel Hershiser

Orel Leonard Hershiser IV is an American former Major League Baseball starting pitcher. He later... more »

Ellsworth Huntington

Ellsworth Huntington

Ellsworth Huntington was a professor of geography at Yale University during the early 20th... more »

Dick Heckstall-Smith

Dick Heckstall-Smith

Dick Heckstall-Smith was an English jazz and blues saxophonist. He played with some of the most... more »

Franz Ludwig von Erthal

Franz Ludwig von Erthal

Franz Ludwig Freiherr von Erthal was the prince-bishop of Würzburg and Bamberg from 1779 until... more »

Dayro Moreno

Dayro Moreno

Dayro Mauricio Moreno Galindo is a Colombian footballer currently playing as a forward for... more »

Sidney Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Lea

Sidney Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Lea

Sidney Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Lea PC was an English statesman and a close ally and... more »

Kim Lucine

Kim Lucine

Kim Lucine is a French figure skater who skates internationally for Monaco. He is the 2010... more »

Elizabeth de Clare

Elizabeth de Clare

Elizabeth de Clare was the heiress to the lordships of Clare, Suffolk in England and Usk in... more »

Anne Keothavong

Anne Keothavong

Anne Viensouk Keothavong is a retired Laotian-British tennis player. She announced her... more »

Dennis Conner

Dennis Conner

Dennis Conner is an American yachtsman, known as "Mr. America's Cup". He is noted for winning... more »

Matthias Gallas

Matthias Gallas

Matthias Gallas, Graf von Campo und Herzog von Lucera, was an Austrian soldier, who first saw... more »

Isabel Jeans

Isabel Jeans

Isabel Jeans was an English stage and film actress known for her roles in several Alfred... more »

Harlan Dickson

Harlan Dickson

Harlan Rockey Dickson was an officer in the United States Navy who was decorated for valor... more »

M. S. Subbulakshmi

M. S. Subbulakshmi

Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi, also known as M.S., was a renowned Carnatic vocalist. She... more »

Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke

Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke

Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke was an English politician, government official and... more »

B.B. King

B.B. King

Riley King is a composer. more »

Francis Seymour Haden

Francis Seymour Haden

Sir Francis Seymour Haden, was an English surgeon, best known as an etcher. more »

Francis Parkman

Francis Parkman

Francis Parkman, Jr. was an American historian, best known as author of The Oregon Trail:... more »

Nathan Mayer Rothschild

Nathan Mayer Rothschild

Nathan Mayer, Freiherr von Rothschild, known as Nathan Mayer Rothschild, was a London-based... more »

Ómar Ragnarsson

Ómar Ragnarsson

Ómar Ragnarsson is an Icelandic media personality and activist for nature and environment, as... more »

Eric Massa

Eric Massa

Eric James Joseph Massa is a former U.S. Representative for the 29th Congressional District of... more »

Breyten Breytenbach

Breyten Breytenbach

Breyten Breytenbach is a South African writer and painter. He also holds French citizenship. more »

Rossy de Palma

Rossy de Palma

Rossy de Palma is a Spanish actress. Described by many as a Picasso come-to-life, de Palma broke... more »

Mihailo Obrenović III, Prince of Serbia

Mihailo Obrenović III, Prince of Serbia

Mihailo Obrenović III was Prince of Serbia from 1839 to 1842 and again from 1860 to 1868. His... more »

Charlie Bean

Charlie Bean

Sir Charles Richard Bean is Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy at the Bank of England. Bean... more »

Camilo Sesto

Camilo Sesto

Camilo Sesto is the stage name of Camilo Blanes Cortés, a singer, songwriter, music producer and... more »

Shannon Noll

Shannon Noll

Shannon Noll is an Australian singer who first came to prominence as runner-up of the first... more »

Hernán Cristante

Hernán Cristante

Rolando Hernán Cristante Mandarino was an Argentine goalkeeper who last played for Club... more »

Walter Devereux, 1st Earl of Essex

Walter Devereux, 1st Earl of Essex

Walter Devereux, 1st Earl of Essex, KG, an English nobleman and general. From 1573 until his... more »

Richard Perle

Richard Perle

Richard Norman Perle is an American political advisor, consultant, and lobbyist who began his... more »

Norman Lamb

Norman Lamb

Norman Peter Lamb is a British Liberal Democrat politician, and Minister of State for Care and... more »

Lauren Bacall

Lauren Bacall

Lauren Bacall is an American film and stage actress and model, known for her distinctive husky... more »

Nadia Boulanger

Nadia Boulanger

Juliette Nadia Boulanger was a French composer, conductor, and teacher who taught many of the... more »

Flame

Flame

Flame is an American Christian hip hop recording artist with Clear Sight Music. He has released... more »

Georges Louis Marie Dumont de Courset

Georges Louis Marie Dumont de Courset

George Louis Marie Dumont de Courset was a French botanist and agronomist. Born near Boulogne,... more »

Long Tack Sam

Long Tack Sam

Long Tack Sam, was a world renowned Chinese-born American magician, acrobat, and vaudeville... more »

Armando Sá

Armando Sá

Armando Miguel Correia de Sá is a Mozambican retired footballer who played usually a right... more »

Mikhail Kutuzov

Mikhail Kutuzov

Mikhail Illarionovich Golenishchev-Kutuzov was a Field Marshal of the Russian Empire. He served... more »

Albrecht Kossel

Albrecht Kossel

Ludwig Karl Martin Leonhard Albrecht Kossel was a German biochemist and pioneer in the study of... more »

Marcus Dixon

Marcus Dixon

Marcus Dwayne Dixon is an American football defensive end for the Tennessee Titans of the... more »

Madge Syers

Madge Syers

Florence Madeline "Madge" Syers was a British figure skater. She became the first woman to... more »

Alexis Bledel

Alexis Bledel

Kimberly Alexis Bledel is an American actress, model and producer. She is known for her role as... more »

Kyla Pratt

Kyla Pratt

Kyla Pratt is an actor. more »

Lenny Clarke

Lenny Clarke

Lenny Clarke is an American comedian and actor, famous for his thick Boston accent and role as... more »

Komura Jutarō

Komura Jutarō

Marquis Komura Jutarō, GCB, GCMG, GCVO was a statesman and diplomat in Meiji period Japan. more »

Alexander Rutskoy

Alexander Rutskoy

Alexander Vladimirovich Rutskoy is a Russian politician and a former Soviet military officer... more »

John Elya

John Elya

John Adel Elya is a bishop of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church. From 1993 to 2004, he served as... more »

Heather Hopper

Heather Hopper

Heather Hopper is an actress. more »

David Copperfield

David Copperfield

David Copperfield is a American illusionist, and has been described by Forbes as the most... more »

Clive Bell

Clive Bell

Arthur Clive Heward Bell, generally known as Clive Bell, was an English Art critic, associated... more »

Loyd Grossman

Loyd Grossman

Loyd Daniel Gilman Grossman, OBE, FSA is an American-British television presenter, gastronome... more »

Harry Lewis

Harry Lewis

Harry Lewis, was an American champion boxer. Lewis was inducted into the International Jewish... more »

Shawntel Smith

Shawntel Smith

Shawntel Smith is an American beauty pageant contestant, who was Miss America in 1996. She was... more »

Jon Hendricks

Jon Hendricks

Jon Hendricks is an American jazz lyricist and singer. He is considered one of the originators... more »

Eugenio Sicomoro

Eugenio Sicomoro

Eugenio Sicomoro, byname of Bruno Brunetti is an Italian comic book artist. Born in Rome,... more »

Jean-Baptiste Bouillaud

Jean-Baptiste Bouillaud

Jean-Baptiste Bouillaud was a French physician who was born in Bragette, now part of Garat,... more »

Ronnie Drew

Ronnie Drew

Joseph Ronald "Ronnie" Drew was an Irish singer, folk musician and actor who achieved... more »

Roberto Traven

Roberto Traven

Roberto "Spider" Traven is a retired Brazilian mixed martial artist whose fighting style is... more »

Teddy Geiger

Teddy Geiger

Teddy Geiger is an American singer-songwriter, music producer and occasional actor. He is known... more »

Franklin A. Hart

Franklin A. Hart

General Franklin Augustus Hart was a four-star general in the United States Marine Corps who... more »

Bonar Law

Bonar Law

Andrew Bonar Law, commonly called Bonar Law, was a British Conservative Party statesman and... more »

Jiajing Emperor

Jiajing Emperor

The Jiajing Emperor was the 11th Ming Dynasty Emperor of China who ruled from 1521 to 1567. Born... more »

Daoguang Emperor

Daoguang Emperor

The Daoguang Emperor was the eighth emperor of the Manchu Qing dynasty and the sixth Qing... more »

Pedro V of Portugal

Pedro V of Portugal

Dom Pedro V, nicknamed "the Hopeful", was King of Portugal from 1853 to 1861. more »

Dino Andrade

Dino Andrade

Dino Andrade is an American veteran voice actor in video games and animated projects. He manages... more »

Albert Szent-Györgyi

Albert Szent-Györgyi

Albert Szent-Györgyi de Nagyrápolt was a Hungarian physiologist who won the Nobel Prize in... more »

Squire Whipple

Squire Whipple

Squire Whipple C.E. was a civil engineer born in Hardwick, Massachusetts, USA. His family moved... more »

Nicolas Desmarest

Nicolas Desmarest

Nicolas Desmarest was a French geologist and contributor to the Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire... more »

Colin Newman

Colin Newman

Colin Newman is an English musician, record producer and record label owner. He is best known as... more »

Musiq

Musiq

Musiq Soulchild or Musiq is an American R&B/soul singer-songwriter whose style blends... more »

Hans Arp

Hans Arp

Jean Arp is a screenwriter and actor. more »

John Botts

John Botts

John Minor Botts was a nineteenth-century politician and lawyer from Virginia. more »

James Daniel Gardner

James Daniel Gardner

James Daniel Gardner, also spelled as Gardiner, was a Union Army soldier during the American... more »

Elgin Baylor

Elgin Baylor

Elgin Gay Baylor is a retired American basketball player, coach, and executive. He played 13... more »

Rosario Paci

Rosario Paci

Rosario Paci is an Italian trumpeter, singer, composer and arranger. more »

Dale Kildee

Dale Kildee

Dale Edward Kildee is a retired U.S. Representative from Michigan, serving from 1977 until 2013... more »

Mickey Rourke

Mickey Rourke

Philip Andre Rourke, Jr., known as Mickey Rourke, is an American actor, screenwriter, and... more »

Marc Anthony

Marc Anthony

Marco Antonio Muñiz, known professionally as Marc Anthony, is an American actor, record... more »

Robin Yount

Robin Yount

Robin R. Yount is an American former Major League Baseball shortstop and center fielder. He... more »

Carter Braxton

Carter Braxton

Carter Braxton was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence, as well as a... more »

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