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100 people born today: March 21

Jerry Reed

Jerry Reed

Jerry Reed Hubbard, known professionally as Jerry Reed, was an American country music singer,... more »

Pierre Messmer

Pierre Messmer

Pierre Joseph Auguste Messmer was a French Gaullist politician. He served as Minister of Armies... more »

Louie Vito

Louie Vito

Louis "Louie" Vito is an American professional snowboarder. He is an Olympian, and Winter X... more »

Terry Link

Terry Link

Terry Link is a member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 30th district since 1997. The... more »

Ippolito d'Este

Ippolito d'Este

Ippolito d'Este was an Italian Roman Catholic cardinal, and Archbishop of Esztergom. He was a... more »

Elma de Vries

Elma de Vries

Elma de Vries is a Dutch marathon speed skater and inline speed skater. She is the older sister... more »

Norm Magnusson

Norm Magnusson

Norm Magnusson is a New York-based artist and political activist and founder, in 1991, of the... more »

Radek Šírl

Radek Šírl

Radek Šírl is a Czech football midfielder. He currently plays for Bohemians 1905. His former... more »

Anne Bradstreet

Anne Bradstreet

Anne Bradstreet was the first poet and first female writer in the British North American... more »

John Echols

John Echols

John Echols was a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. more »

Prince Waldemar of Prussia

Prince Waldemar of Prussia

Prince Waldemar of Prussia was the eldest son of Prince Henry of Prussia and his wife, Princess... more »

Chester Bennington

Chester Bennington

Chester Charles Bennington is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and actor. He is best... more »

Curley Money

Curley Money

Curley Money was an American rockabilly musician. Robert Earnest Money, known by his stage name... more »

Walter Köbel

Walter Köbel

Dr. Walter Klaus Köbel was a German politician. Dr Köbel was first elected as Lord Mayor of... more »

Giulio Bizzozero

Giulio Bizzozero

Giulio Bizzozero was an Italian doctor and medical researcher. more »

Gil Gutknecht

Gil Gutknecht

Gilbert William "Gil" Gutknecht, Jr. is an American politician. Gutknecht was a Republican... more »

Atahualpa

Atahualpa

Atahualpa, Atahuallpa, Atabalipa or Atawallpa was the last Sapa Inca of the Tawantinsuyu before... more »

Alicia Kozameh

Alicia Kozameh

Alicia Kozameh is an Argentine author. more »

Archduke Anton of Austria, Prince of Tuscany

Archduke Anton of Austria, Prince of Tuscany

Archduke Anton of Austria Prince Imperial of Austria, Prince Royal of Hungary and Bohemia,... more »

Giovanni da San Giovanni

Giovanni da San Giovanni

Giovanni da San Giovanni, also known as Giovanni Mannozzi, was an Italian painter of the early... more »

Christoph Ransmayr

Christoph Ransmayr

Christoph Ransmayr is an Austrian writer. more »

Christy Carlson Romano

Christy Carlson Romano

Christy Carlson Romano is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role in the... more »

Brennan Carroll

Brennan Carroll

Brennan Carroll is an American football coach at the University of Miami. His nickname is BC. more »

Catherine Ashton

Catherine Ashton

Catherine Ashton, Baroness Ashton of Upholland, PC is a British Labour politician who in 2009... more »

Wilfried Balima

Wilfried Balima

Wilfried Bendjamin Balima is a Burkinabé international footballer playing for Moldovan National... more »

Mike Griffin

Mike Griffin

Michael Joseph Griffin was an American Major League Baseball center fielder who hailed from... more »

Edward Gibbon Wakefield

Edward Gibbon Wakefield

Edward Gibbon Wakefield was a British politician, the driving force behind much of the early... more »

Pat Riley

Pat Riley

Patrick James "Pat" Riley is an American professional basketball executive, and a former coach... more »

Tamim Iqbal

Tamim Iqbal

Tamim Iqbal Khan, is a Bangladeshi cricketer. Tamim made his One Day International debut in 2007... more »

Willie Manu

Willie Manu

Willie Manu is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the St. Helens club of... more »

Andrzej Pilipiuk

Andrzej Pilipiuk

Andrzej Pilipiuk, Polish humoristic science-fiction and fantasy author. He debuted in 1996 with... more »

Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck

Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck

Paul Emil von Lettow-Vorbeck was a general in the Imperial German Army and the commander of its... more »

Johanna Karimäki

Johanna Karimäki

Johanna Karimäki is a Finnish politician representing the Green League. She was elected to the... more »

Thomas Nickerson

Thomas Nickerson

Thomas Gibson Nickerson was an American sailor. In 1819, the fourteen-year-old Nickerson served... more »

Jeanette Kwakye

Jeanette Kwakye

Jeanette Boahemaa Kwakye is a British sprinter more »

Ernesto Nazareth

Ernesto Nazareth

Ernesto Júlio de Nazareth was a Brazilian composer and pianist, especially noted for his... more »

Leberecht Migge

Leberecht Migge

Leberecht Migge was a German landscape architect, regional planner and polemical writer, best... more »

William Hurt

William Hurt

William McChord Hurt is an American stage and film actor. He received his acting training at the... more »

Ken Ono

Ken Ono

Ken Ono is an American mathematician who specializes in number theory, especially in integer... more »

William Beall

William Beall

William Nelson Rector Beall was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the... more »

John Ehrlichman

John Ehrlichman

John Daniel Ehrlichman was counsel and Assistant to the President for Domestic Affairs under... more »

Carl Shapiro

Carl Shapiro

Carl Shapiro is the Transamerica Professor of Business Strategy at the Haas School of Business... more »

Marques Murrell

Marques Murrell

Marques Allen Murrell is an American football linebacker for the Montreal Alouettes of the... more »

Michael Redgrave

Michael Redgrave

Sir Michael Scudamore Redgrave, CBE was an English stage and film actor, director, manager and... more »

John Joubert

John Joubert

John Joubert is a British composer of South African descent, particularly of choral works. He... more »

Permanand Mohan

Permanand Mohan

Permanand Mohan is a senior Computer Science lecturer at the University of the West Indies, St... more »

Daniel Best

Daniel Best

Daniel Best was an American adventurer, inventor, and entrepreneur known for pioneering... more »

René Coty

René Coty

René Jules Gustave Coty was President of France from 1954 to 1959. He was the second and last... more »

Holly Hunter

Holly Hunter

Holly Hunter is an American actress. Hunter starred in The Piano for which she won the Academy... more »

Frederick Winslow Taylor

Frederick Winslow Taylor

Frederick Winslow Taylor was an American mechanical engineer who sought to improve industrial... more »

Edoardo Ballerini

Edoardo Ballerini

Edoardo Ballerini is an actor, writer, director and film producer. He is best known for his work... more »

Hubertus Hoffmann

Hubertus Hoffmann

Hubertus Hoffmann is a German entrepreneur, geostrategist and philanthropist as Founder and... more »

Henry Gray Turner

Henry Gray Turner

Henry Gray Turner was an American politician, teacher, jurist and soldier. The Henry Gray Turner... more »

Charles William Eliot

Charles William Eliot

Charles William Eliot was an American academic who was selected as Harvard's president in 1869... more »

Hans Langsdorff

Hans Langsdorff

Hans Wilhelm Langsdorff was a German naval officer, most famous for his command of the... more »

Dewey Balfa

Dewey Balfa

Dewey Balfa was an American Cajun fiddler and singer who contributed significantly to the... more »

George Willard

George Willard

George Willard was a politician and newspaperman from the U.S. state of Michigan. He served two... more »

George Washington Harris

George Washington Harris

George Washington Harris was an American humorist best known for his character, "Sut Lovingood,"... more »

Allan Crite

Allan Crite

Allan Rohan Crite was a Boston-based artist born in North Plainfield, New Jersey. He won several... more »

Henri Bellery-Desfontaines

Henri Bellery-Desfontaines

Henri Bellery-Desfontaines was a French Art Nouveau painter, decorator and illustrator renowned... more »

Norman Francis

Norman Francis

Dr. Norman Christopher Francis, is the president of Xavier University of Louisiana. He has been... more »

George Curry

George Curry

George Sutherland Currie, also known as George "Flat-nose" Curry, was an American robber of the... more »

Sviatoslav Richter

Sviatoslav Richter

Sviatoslav Teofilovich Richter was a Soviet pianist well known for the depth of his... more »

B. F. Skinner

B. F. Skinner

Burrhus Frederic "B. F." Skinner was an American psychologist, behaviorist, author, inventor,... more »

Belle Sherwin

Belle Sherwin

Belle Sherwin was an American Women's rights activist. more »

Lee Kohse

Lee Kohse

Lee Kohse is a comic book writer/artist, and creative/art director of Allegory. more »

Jeanne d'Alcy

Jeanne d'Alcy

Jeanne d'Alcy was the earliest French film actress. She was the wife of French cinema pioneer... more »

Sam Dunn

Sam Dunn

Sam Dunn is a Canadian musician, film director, and anthropologist whose work focuses on the... more »

Giuseppe Averani

Giuseppe Averani

Giuseppe Averani FRS or Averanus was an Italian jurist and naturalist. The son of a... more »

Gustavus Myers

Gustavus Myers

Gustavus Myers was an American journalist and historian who published a series of influential... more »

Nicolas Lombaerts

Nicolas Lombaerts

Nicolas Robert Christian Lombaerts is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a centre... more »

Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia

Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia

Prince Friedrich Carl Nicolaus of Prussia was the son of Prince Charles of Prussia and his wife... more »

Aaron Sprinkle

Aaron Sprinkle

Aaron Sprinkle is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer from Seattle,... more »

Abdul Hamid I

Abdul Hamid I

Abdülhamid I, Abdul Hamid I or Abd Al-Hamid I was the 27th Sultan of the Ottoman Empire. He was... more »

Yvette Cooper

Yvette Cooper

Yvette Cooper is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament for... more »

Vera Lynn

Vera Lynn

Dame Vera Lynn, DBE, widely known as "The Forces' Sweetheart" is an English singer, songwriter... more »

Willie Brown

Willie Brown

Willie Lewis Brown, Jr. is an American politician of the Democratic Party. He served over 30... more »

Solomon L. Spink

Solomon L. Spink

Solomon Lewis Spink was an American lawyer who served as a delegate for the Dakota Territory in... more »

Benoît Duteurtre

Benoît Duteurtre

Benoît Duteurtre is a French novelist and essayist, born in 1960. He is also a musical critic,... more »

Jamahl Lolesi

Jamahl Lolesi

Jamahl Lolesi is a former professional rugby league footballer of the 2000s and 2010s. A New... more »

Frank Hutchison

Frank Hutchison

Frank Hutchison was an American early country blues and Piedmont blues musician and songwriter... more »

Samuel-Auguste Tissot

Samuel-Auguste Tissot

Samuel Auguste André David Tissot was a notable 18th century Swiss physician. A well reputed... more »

Jafar Jabbarly

Jafar Jabbarly

Jafar Gafar oglu Jabbarly, often spelled Jabbarli was an Azerbaijani playwright, poet, director... more »

Désiré Nisard

Désiré Nisard

Jean Marie Napoléon Désiré Nisard was a French author and literary critic. He was born at... more »

Winta

Winta

Winta Efrem is a Norwegian R&B and soul musician from Oslo. She grew up in Oslo, Norway. Winta... more »

Gonzales

Gonzales

Chilly Gonzales is a Canadian musician who resided in Paris, France for several years, now in... more »

Marian McPartland

Marian McPartland

Margaret Marian McPartland, OBE, was an English-born American jazz pianist, composer and writer... more »

John de Lancie

John de Lancie

John de Lancie is an American actor. He has been active in screen and television roles since... more »

Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke

Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke

Phraphutthayotfa Chulalok, born Thong Duang and also known as Rama I, was the founder and the... more »

Neal S. Dow

Neal S. Dow

Neal S. Dow, nicknamed the "Napoleon of Temperance" and the "Father of Prohibition", was mayor... more »

Paul König

Paul König

Paul Liebrecht König was a sailor and business executive. The son of a clergyman, married to an... more »

Marcia Ball

Marcia Ball

Marcia Ball is an American blues singer and pianist, born in Orange, Texas but who grew up in... more »

Henryk Muszyński

Henryk Muszyński

Henryk Józef Muszyński is the Primate Emeritus of Poland and former Archbishop of Gniezno,... more »

Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria

Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria

Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria was a daughter of Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor, and his... more »

Jimmie Vaughan

Jimmie Vaughan

Jimmie Lawrence Vaughan is an American blues rock guitarist and singer based in Austin, Texas... more »

George Caleb Bingham

George Caleb Bingham

George Caleb Bingham was an American artist whose paintings of American life in the frontier... more »

Lee

Lee "Scratch" Perry

Lee "Scratch" Perry CD is a seminal Jamaican reggae producer noted for his innovative studio... more »

Theodor von Heuglin

Theodor von Heuglin

Martin Theodor von Heuglin, was a German explorer and ornithologist. more »

Huseyngulu Sarabski

Huseyngulu Sarabski

Huseyngulu Sarabski, born Hüseynqulu Malik oğlu Rzayev, was an Azerbaijani opera singer,... more »

Louis Sachar

Louis Sachar

Louis Sachar is an American writer of children's books. He is best known for the series Sideways... more »

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