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100 people born today: September 24

Tom C. Clark

Tom Campbell Clark was United States Attorney General from 1945 to 1949 and an Associate Justice... more »

Ben Gannon

Bernard Gannon AO was an Australian film, television and stage producer. After schooling at... more »

Emperor Kōkaku

Emperor Kōkaku was the 119th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of... more »

Robert Bosch

Robert Bosch was a German industrialist, engineer and inventor, founder of Robert Bosch GmbH. more »

Robert Scarano, Jr.

Robert Michael Scarano, Jr. is an American architect who works primarily in Brooklyn, New York... more »

Empress Go-Sakuramachi

Empress Go-Sakuramachi was the 117th monarch of Japan, according to the traditional order of... more »

George Garzone

George Garzone is a saxophonist and jazz educator residing in Boston. Saxophonist George Garzone... more »

Suzanne Valadon

Suzanne Valadon was a French painter born Marie-Clémentine Valadon at Bessines-sur-Gartempe,... more »

Ferdinand Maximilian, Hereditary Prince of Baden-Baden

Ferdinand Maximilian of Baden-Baden, Hereditary Prince of Baden-Baden was the father of the... more »

Janusz Gajos

Janusz Gajos is a Polish actor. He graduated in 1965 from the National Film School in Łódź as... more »

Romy Schneider

Romy Schneider was an Austrian-born film actress who held German and French citizenship. She... more »

Bento Gonçalves da Silva

Bento Gonçalves, was an army officer, politician, monarchist and rebel leader of the Empire of... more »

Ovadia Yosef

Ovadia Yosef, is the former Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel, a recognised Talmudic scholar and... more »

Faune A. Chambers

Faune Alecia Chambers is an American actress. more »

Sir Frederick Pollock, 1st Baronet

Sir Frederick Pollock, 1st Baronet PC, was a British lawyer and Tory politician. more »

David Kool

David Anderson Kool is a former collegiate basketball player for the Western Michigan Broncos... more »

Aylmer Hunter-Weston

Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer Gould Hunter-Weston KCB DSO GStJ was a British Army general who... more »

Robert H. M. Davidson

Robert Hamilton McWhorta Davidson was a U.S. Representative from Florida. Born near Quincy,... more »

Gina V. D'Orio

Gina V. D'Orio is a producer, songwriter, and singer. She is the main former vocalist from... more »

Tim Rose

Timothy Alan Patrick Rose, best known professionally as Tim Rose, was an American... more »

Mohammad-Reza Shajarian

Mohamadreza Shajarian is a film score composer. more »

Colin Smith

Colin Smith is a British rower, Olympic silver medallist and three times an Oxford Blue. more »

Anneliese van der Pol

Anneliese Louise van der Pol is a Dutch-American actress and singer. After an early career in... more »

Jeremy Collier

Jeremy Collier was an English theatre critic, non-juror bishop and theologian. more »

Marguerite Piazza

Marguerite Piazza was an American soprano, entertainer and philanthropist from New Orleans,... more »

Per Olov Enquist

Per Olov Enquist, better known as P. O. Enquist, is a Swedish author. He has worked as a... more »

Ronald Brebner

Ronald Gilchrist "Ron" Brebner was an English amateur football player who competed in the 1908... more »

Louis Rubenstein

Louis Rubenstein was a Canadian figure skater, sportsman and politician. Rubenstein is... more »

Bruce McDaniel

Bruce McDaniel is an American musician, composer, producer and recording engineer, currently... more »

Zach Hamill

Zachary Robert Hamill is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre who is currently playing for... more »

Johann Franz Encke

Johann Franz Encke was a German astronomer. Among his activities, he worked on the calculation... more »

Ryan Gamble

Ryan Gamble is an Australian rules football uncontracted player in the Australian Football... more »


Lucia Cifarelli is a vocalist and occasional keyboardist, best known for her work with... more »

Alex Proyas

Alexandros "Alex" Proyas is an Egyptian-born Greek-Australian film director, screenwriter, and... more »

Mark Tseitlin

Mark Danilovich Tseitlin, is an Israeli International Grandmaster of chess of Russian... more »

Walter Pidgeon

Walter Davis Pidgeon was an American actor of Canadian birth who starred in many films,... more »

Lewis Killeen

Lewis Keith Killeen is an English professional footballer. Killeen plays for Conference North... more »

Chris Wilder

Christopher John "Chris" Wilder is an English former footballer, and current manager of... more »

Frank Moss

Frank Edward "Ted" Moss was an American lawyer and politician. A member of the Democratic Party,... more »

Radama II

Radama II was the son and heir of Queen Ranavalona I and ruled from 1861 to 1863 over the... more »

William W. Momyer

William Wallace Momyer was a general officer and fighter pilot in the United States Air Force... more »

John Sevier

John Sevier was an American soldier, frontiersman and politician, and one of the founding... more »

Ferdinand VI of Spain

Ferdinand VI, called the Learned, was King of Spain from 9 July 1746 until his death. He was the... more »

Igor Ivanov

Igor Sergeyevich Ivanov is a Russian politician who was Foreign Minister of Russia from 1998 to... more »

Kumar Sanu

Kedarnath Bhattacharya, better known as Kumar Sanu, is an Indian singer. He is noted for his... more »

Emmerson Nogueira

Emmerson Nogueira is a Brazilian guitarist and songwriter notable for releasing only cover... more »

Danielle Dax

Danielle Dax is an experimental musician and producer most active from the late-1970s to the... more »

Elliott Roosevelt

Elliott Roosevelt was a United States Army Air Forces officer and an author. He was also a son... more »

Jason Alexander

Jay Scott Greenspan, better known by his professional name of Jason Alexander, is an American... more »

Gerardus Mooyman

Gerardus Leonardus Mooyman was a Dutch volunteer in the Waffen-SS. more »

Jørgen Erik Nielsen

Jørgen Erik Nielsen, Dr. Phil. was an associate professor at the University of... more »

Solomiya Krushelnytska

Solomiya Krushelnytska was one of the brightest Ukrainian soprano opera stars of the first half... more »

Eric Bogle

Eric Bogle AM is a folk singer-songwriter. He emigrated to Australia in 1969 and currently... more »

Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany

Geoffrey II was Duke of Brittany and 3rd Earl of Richmond between 1181 and 1186, through his... more »

Tiny Bradshaw

Myron Carlton Bradshaw, known as Tiny Bradshaw, was an American jazz and rhythm and blues... more »

Piet de Visser

Piet de Visser is a Dutch football manager and scout. He is best known for scouting players like... more »

Angus Reid

Angus Reid is a former offensive lineman who played in the Canadian Football League. Reid went... more »

Brent Abernathy

Michael Brent Abernathy is a former professional baseball infielder. He played in the major... more »

Friedrich Paulus

Friedrich Wilhelm Ernst Paulus was an officer in the German military from 1910 to 1945. He... more »

Henry Blofeld

Henry Calthorpe Blofeld, OBE is an English sports journalist. He is best known as a cricket... more »

Cherie Blair

Cherie Blair, CBE, QC, known professionally as Cherie Booth QC, is a British barrister... more »

John Lomax

John Avery Lomax was an American teacher, a pioneering musicologist and folklorist who did much... more »

Elihu B. Washburne

Elihu Benjamin Washburne was a member of a Maine political family that played a prominent role... more »

Roy Buchanan

Roy Buchanan was an American guitarist and blues musician. A pioneer of the Telecaster sound,... more »

David Klöcker Ehrenstrahl

David Klöcker Ehrenstrahl was a Swedish nobleman and portrait painter. Ehrenstrahl was born in... more »

Frank Foster

Frank Benjamin Foster III was an American tenor and soprano saxophonist, flautist, arranger, and... more »

Steve Culbertson

Steven Culbertson . more »

Cristina Donà

Cristina Donà is an Italian singer and songwriter. She developed a passion for music since she... more »

Matt Hardy

Matthew Moore Hardy is an American professional wrestler currently signed with Ring of Honor... more »

Loren Shriver

Loren James Shriver is a former NASA astronaut, aviator, and a retired US Air Force Colonel. more »

Layzie Bone

Layzie Bone is rapper and hip-hop artist known primarily for being a member of the group Bone... more »

Martin Elmiger

Martin Elmiger is a Swiss professional road racing cyclist for UCI Professional Continental Team... more »

Case Broderick

Case Broderick was a U.S. Representative from Kansas. Born near Marion, Indiana, Case Broderick... more »

Charles B. Griffith

Charles Byron Griffith was a Chicago-born screenwriter, actor and film director, son of Donna... more »

Steve Conte

Steve Conte is an American singer and rock musician and lead singer of the band The Contes,... more »

John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr

John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr CH, DSO, MC, FRS, known as Sir John Boyd Orr from 1935 to... more »

William DeWitt Hyde

William DeWitt Hyde was an American college president, born at Winchendon, Mass. He graduated... more »

Karl Krumbacher

Karl Krumbacher was a German scholar who was an expert on Byzantine Greek language, literature,... more »

Charles Bagot

Sir Charles Bagot GCB was an English diplomat and colonial administrator who served as Governor... more »

Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan is an American comic book and comic strip cartoonist. Ryan has worked extensively for... more »

Pekka Halonen

Pekka Halonen was a painter of Finnish landscapes and people. He was born in Lapinlahti. He... more »

Trick Daddy

Maurice Young, better known by his stage name Trick Daddy, is an American rapper actor, and... more »

Hippolyte Fizeau

Armand Hippolyte Louis Fizeau was a French physicist. more »

Floella Benjamin

Floella Karen Yunies Benjamin, Baroness Benjamin, OBE, DL is a British actress, author,... more »

José M. Cabanillas

José M. Cabanillas, was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy who as an Executive Officer of... more »

Kristian Dobrev

Kristian Dobrev is a Bulgarian former footballer and assistant coach of Lokomotiv Sofia. more »

William Holmes McGuffey

William Holmes McGuffey was an American professor and college president who is best known for... more »

Hermann Winterhalter

Hermann Fidel Winterhalter was a German painter, younger brother of the portrait painter Franz... more »

Patrick Fiori

Patrick Fiori is a French singer. more »

Kublai Khan

Kublai Khan, born Kublai and also known by the temple name Shizu, was the fifth Khagan of the... more »

Adam Price

Adam Price is a politician in Wales, and former Plaid Cymru Member of Parliament for Carmarthen... more »

Gino Paoli

Gino Paoli is an Italian singer-songwriter. He is a seminal figure who has written a number of... more »

Robert Irvine

Robert Irvine is a British celebrity chef who has appeared on a variety of Food Network programs... more »

William C. McCool

William Cameron "Willie" McCool was a United States Navy Commander, NASA astronaut and the pilot... more »

Abel Botelho

Abel Acácio de Almeida Botelho, born in Tabuaço and deceased in Argentina, was a Portuguese... more »

Henry Scott Riddell

Henry Scott Riddell was a Scottish poet and songwriter. In the Scottish Orpheus, a collection of... more »

James Carnegie, 3rd Duke of Fife

James George Alexander Bannerman Carnegie, 3rd Duke of Fife is a great-grandson of King Edward... more »

Aleksey Suvorin

Aleksei Sergeyevich Suvorin was a newspaper and book publisher and journalist whose publishing... more »

Åge Hareide

Åge Fridtjof Hareide is a Norwegian football manager and former player. As a player, he played... more »

William Archer

William Archer was the father of Thomas Archer. more »