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100 people born today: February 27

Michael Bolton

Michael Bolotin, known professionally as Michael Bolton, is an American singer-songwriter... more »

Sean S. Baker

Sean Baker is an American feature film/TV director and co-creator of Greg the Bunny. He is best... more »

Shane Williams

Shane Mark Williams, MBE is a Welsh rugby union player most famous for his long and successful... more »

Johnny Poe

John P. "Johnny" Poe, Jr. was an American college football player and coach, soldier, Marine,... more »

Zach Wells

Zachary Stephen Wells is a retired American soccer goalkeeper. more »

Xanthus Russell Smith

Xanthus Russell Smith was an American marine painter best known for his illustrations of the... more »

Yamna Lobos

Yamna Carolina Lobos Astorga is a popular Chilean dancer, television host, and actress. more »

Qudrat Ullah Shahab

Qudrat Ullah Shahab was an eminent Urdu writer and civil servant from Pakistan. He is best known... more »

Archduchess Maria Amalia of Austria

Maria Amalia of Austria was the Duchess of Parma, Piacenza and Guastalla by marriage. Maria... more »

Ariel Sharon

Ariel Sharon is an Israeli statesman and retired general, who served as Israel’s 11th Prime... more »

Mabel Dodge Luhan

Mabel Evans Dodge Sterne Luhan, née Ganson was a wealthy American patron of the arts. She is... more »

Drew Goddard

Drew Goddard is an American film and television screenwriter, director and producer. He made his... more »

Horace James Seymour

Sir Horace James Seymour GCMG CVO was a British diplomat, Ambassador of the United Kingdom to... more »

Agustín Pedro Justo

Agustín Pedro Justo Rolón was President of Argentina from February 20, 1932, to February 20,... more »

Widya Saputra

Widya Saputra is an Indonesian TV presenter. Since 2006, she is perhaps best known as the... more »

Atiq Rahimi

Atiq Rahimi is a French-Afghan writer and filmmaker. more »

Shannon Gallant

Shannon Gallant, is an Australian rugby league player. He has played in the National Rugby... more »

Félix Ziem

Félix Ziem was a French painter in the style of the Barbizon School. He was born Félix-Francois... more »

Ngo Thanh Van

Veronica Ngô Thanh Vân is a Vietnamese dancer, singer, actress, and model. She is also known as... more »

Eugene Schuyler

Eugene Schuyler was a nineteenth-century American scholar, writer, explorer and diplomat... more »

Amit Bose

Amit Bose is an Indian filmmaker, film director and editor, who directed all-time classics like... more »

Ebbot Lundberg

Torbjörn "Ebbot" Lundberg is a Swedish musician, songwriter and music producer who lives in... more »

Logan Paulsen

James Logan Sindre Paulsen is an American football tight end for the Washington Redskins of the... more »

Meeno Peluce

Meeno Peluce is an American photographer and former child actor. Peluce was born in Amsterdam,... more »

Tochinonada Taiichi

Tochinonada Taiichi is a former sumo wrestler from Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan. An amateur sumo... more »

Emmanuel Adebayor

Sheyi Emmanuel Adebayor, known as Emmanuel Adebayor, is a Togolese footballer who plays as a... more »

Gomer Jones

Gomer Thomas Jones was an American football player, coach, and college athletics administrator... more »

Wallace Fard Muhammad

Wallace Fard Muhammad was the founder of the Nation of Islam, an African-American religion and... more »


Delkash, Esmat Bagherpour Baboli, born in Babol, was an Iranian diva and actress with a rare and... more »

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is the 25th and current Prime Minister of Turkey, in office since 2003. He... more »

Federico Cesi

Federico Angelo Cesi was an Italian scientist, naturalist, and founder of the Accademia dei... more »

Buffalo Bill

William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American soldier, bison hunter and showman. He was... more »

Francis Marion

Francis Marion was a military officer who served in the American Revolutionary War. Acting with... more »

Chase Masterson

Chase Masterson, born Christianne Carafano on February 26, 1963 in Colorado Springs, Colorado,... more »

Aidan McLindon

Aidan Patrick McLindon is an Australian politician. He was first elected for the seat of... more »

P. K. Sam

Philip Kenwood "P. K." Sam, II is a professional gridiron football wide receiver who is... more »

Eñaut Zubikarai

Eñaut Zubikarai Goñi is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Real Sociedad as a... more »

Brad Coleman

Bradford Coleman is an American stock car driver. He was a high school graduate of Carlisle... more »

Marilyn Michaels

Marilyn Michaels is an American comedic actress, impressionist and singer. She auditioned for... more »

B. N. Rau

Sir Benegal Narsing Rau, CIE, was an Indian civil servant, jurist, diplomat and statesman known... more »

John Marvin Jones

Judge John Marvin Jones was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas... more »

Edward Slaughter

Edward Ratliff "Butch" Slaughter, Sr., also known as Edliff Slaughter, was an American football... more »

P. J. Axelsson

Anders Per-Johan Axelsson, commonly abbreviated to P. J. Axelsson, is a retired Swedish... more »

Sadie Peterson Delaney

Sadie Peterson Delaney was the chief librarian of the Veterans Administration Hospital in... more »

Jonathan Cain

Jonathan Cain is an American musician, best known for his work with The Babys, Journey and Bad... more »

Abdoulaye Faye

Abdoulaye Diagne-Faye, known as Abdoulaye Faye, is a Senegalese footballer who plays for Hull... more »

Orde Wingate

Major-General Orde Charles Wingate DSO**, was a British Army officer known for creating special... more »

Tim Commerford

Timothy Robert Commerford is an American musician, best known as the bassist and backing... more »

Ewa Laurance

Ewa Laurance is a Swedish–American professional pool player, most notably on the Women's... more »

Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury

Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury was an English politician, philosopher and writer. more »

Ian Villafana

Ian Villafana is a smooth jazz guitarist, recording artist, and songwriter. Villafana currently... more »

Mayo Thompson

Mayo Thompson is an American musician and visual artist best known as the leader of the... more »

Kosti Katajamäki

Kosti Katajamäki is a rally driver from Finland. He made his rallying debut in 1997 in a Ford... more »

Fanny Cradock

Phyllis Nan Sortain Pechey, better known as Fanny Cradock, was an English restaurant critic,... more »

Evelyn Baring, 1st Earl of Cromer

Evelyn Baring, 1st Earl of Cromer GCB, OM, GCMG, KCSI, CIE, PC, FRS, was a British statesman,... more »

Nacho Monreal

Ignacio "Nacho" Monreal Eraso is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Arsenal in the... more »

Johnny Cash

John R. "Johnny" Cash was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and author who was considered... more »

Nic Fosdike

Nicholas "Nic" Fosdike is a South Australian-born former Australian rules footballer. Picked at... more »

Nadezhda Krupskaya

Nadezhda Konstantinovna "Nadya" Krupskaya was a Bolshevik revolutionary and politician. She... more »

Mary Alessi

Mary Alessi is a Christian songwriter and Worship leader. more »

Honoré Daumier

Honoré Daumier was a French printmaker, caricaturist, painter, and sculptor, whose many works... more »

Tzachi Hanegbi

Tzachi Hanegbi is a prominent Israeli lawmaker and security expert. Hanegbi was Minister of... more »

Colin Bell

Colin Bell MBE, is a former English football player who was born in Hesleden, County Durham,... more »

Elena Carapetis

Elena Carapetis is an Australian actress and writer, best known for her role as Jackie Kassis in... more »

Keisuke Kuwata

Keisuke Kuwata has gained fame as a Japanese multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and... more »

I. A. Richards

Ivor Armstrong Richards was an influential English literary critic and rhetorician. He was... more »

Pedro Miguel da Silva Mendes

Pedro Miguel da Silva Mendes is a Portuguese former footballer who played as a... more »

damali ayo

damali ayo is an American author, conceptual artist, and performance artist. She is of... more »

Örjan Ramberg

Ralf Örjan Valter Ramberg, né Rahmberg, is a Swedish actor, born in Örgryte, Gothenburg. more »

Tom Kennedy

Tom Kennedy appeared in the 1985 film Witness. more »

Mateja Nenadović

Matija or Mateja Nenadović, known as Prota Mateja, was a Serbian archpriest, writer, and a... more »


Yékini is the nickname of Yakhya Diop, a popular champion of Senegalese wrestling, the most... more »

Mohammed Noor

Mohammed Noor Hawsawi, commonly known as Mohammed Noor, also known by his shirt name Noor, is a... more »

Noboru Takeshita

Noboru Takeshita was a Japanese politician and the 74th Prime Minister of Japan from 6 November... more »

Gee Atherton

George David Atherton, known as Gee Atherton is a professional racing cyclist specialising in... more »

Ole Gunnar Solskjær

Ole Gunnar Solskjær is a Norwegian former footballer, who spent most of his career playing for... more »

Sean Morey

Sean Joseph Morey is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League... more »

Ekai Kawaguchi

Ekai Kawaguchi was a Japanese Buddhist monk, famed for his four journeys to Nepal, and two to... more »

Victor Hugo

Victor Marie Hugo was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement. He is... more »

John Giblin

John Giblin is a British, and internationally renowned double bassist and bass guitarist, noted... more »

Li Na

Li Na is a Chinese professional tennis player. As of December 2013, Li has won 7 WTA and 19 ITF... more »

Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila

Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila is a Finnish academic researcher, serving as a professor of the Arabic... more »


André Tanneberger, under the stage name of ATB, is a German DJ, musician, and producer of trance... more »

Horace Harmon Lurton

Horace Harmon Lurton was an American jurist who served for four years as a Justice of the... more »

Andrew Baggaley

Andrew Baggaley is a professional table tennis player from Milton Keynes. Andrew Baggaley is... more »

Craig Easton

Craig Easton is a Scottish footballer. more »

Richard Andree

Richard Andree was, like his father Karl Andree, a German geographer noted for devoting himself... more »

Johann Peter Alexander Wagner

Johann Peter Alexander Wagner was a German rococo sculptor. He was born in Obertheres,... more »

Prasanna Pandian

K. Prasanna Pandian also known as PP, is an artist, architect and an animator from Tamil Nadu in... more »

Sabahudin Kovačevič

Sabahudin Kovačevič is a Slovenian ice hockey player. He participated at the 2011 IIHF World... more »

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Darrius Heyward-Bey is an American football wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts in the... more »

Yōsuke Yamashita

Yōsuke Yamashita is a Japanese jazz pianist, composer, essayist, and writer. He is praised by... more »

P. C. Thomas, Pannivelil

P. C. Thomas was an Indian politician and an MLA in Kerala Legislative Assembly. He represented... more »

Godfrey Lowell Cabot

Godfrey Lowell Cabot was an American industrialist and philanthropist, who founded the Cabot... more »

Keith Ferguson

Keith James Ferguson is an American voice actor, well known as the voice of Blooregard Q. Kazoo... more »

György Kornis

György Kornis was a Hungarian painter. He studied in École des Beaux-Arts. His artistic style is... more »

Fanny Brate

Fanny Ingeborg Matilda Brate, nee Ekbom, was a Swedish painter. She influenced Carl Larsson, and... more »

Martha Munizzi

Martha Munizzi is an internationally acclaimed and award-winning Gospel music singer,... more »

Valentin le désossé

Valentin le désossé - Valentin the Boneless - was the stage name of Jacques Renaudin, a French... more »

William Wadsworth

William Wadsworth was an early pioneer of New England, a founder of Hartford, Connecticut and... more »

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