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February 2 - Births

Calendar Date February 2nd:
February 2nd - Births:
1208 – James I of Aragon (d. 1276)
1455 – King John of Denmark (d. 1513)
1494 – Bona Sforza - queen of Sigismund I of Poland (d. 1557)
1502 – Damião de Góis - Portuguese philosopher (d. 1574)
1506 – René de Birague - French cardinal & chancellor (d. 1583)
1522 – Lodovico Ferrari - Italian mathematician (d. 1565)
1600 – Gabriel Naudé - French librarian & scholar (d. 1653)
1613 – Noël Chabanel - French Jesuit missionary (d. 1649)
1621 – Johannes Schefferus - Alsatian humanist (d. 1679)
1649 – Pope Benedict XIII (d. 1730)
1650 – Nell Gwynne - English actress & royal mistress (d. 1687)
1669 – Louis Marchand - French organist & harpsichordist (d. 1732)
1695 – William Borlase - English naturalist (d. 1772)
1695 – François de Chevert - French general (d. 1769)
1700 – Johann Christoph Gottsched - German writer (d. 1766)
1711 – Wenzel Anton von Kaunitz - Austrian diplomat (d. 1794)
1714 – Gottfried August Homilius - German composer (d. 1785)
1717 – Ernst Gideon Freiherr von Laudon - Austrian field marshal (d. 1790)
1754 – Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord - French diplomat & statesman (d. 1838)
1786 – Jacques Philippe Marie Binet - French mathematician (d. 1856)
1802 – Jean Baptiste Boussingault - French chemist (d. 1887)
1803 – Albert Sidney Johnston - American Confederate general (d. 1862)
1829 – Alfred Brehm - German zoologist (d. 1884)
1829 – William Stanley - inventor & engineer (d. 1909)
1841 – François-Alphonse Forel - Swiss hydrologist (d. 1912)
1842 – Yulian Vasilievich Sokhotski - Russian mathematician (d. 1927)
1849 – Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav - Slovak poet (d. 1921)
1851 – José Guadalupe Posada - Mexican artist (d. 1913)
1860 – Curtis Guild - Jr., American politician (d. 1915)
1861 – Solomon R. Guggenheim - American art collector & philanthropist (d. 1949)
1873 – Konstantin von Neurath - German diplomat & statesman (d. 1956)
1875 – Fritz Kreisler - Austrian violinist (d. 1962)
1878 – Alfréd Hajós - Hungarian swimmer (d. 1955)
1881 – Orval Overall - American baseball player (d. 1947)
1882 – James Joyce - Irish author (d. 1941)
1887 – Ernst Hanfstängl - German pianist & politician (d. 1975)
1888 – Frederick Lane - Australian swimmer (d. 1969)
1889 – Jean de Lattre de Tassigny - French general, posthumous Marshal of France (d. 1952)
1890 – Charles Correll - American actor (d. 1972)
1893 – Cornelius Lanczos - Hungarian mathematician (d. 1974)
1893 – Raoul Riganti - Argentine racing driver (d. 1970)
1895 – George Halas - American NFL co-founder (d. 1983)
1896 – Kazimierz Kuratowski - Polish mathematician & logician (d. 1980)
1897 – Aimé Avignon - France's former oldest living man (d. 2007)
1897 – Howard Johnson - American hotelier (d. 1972)
1900 – Willie Kamm - American baseball player (d. 1988)
1901 – Jascha Heifetz - Lithuanian violinist (d. 1987)
1902 – Newbold Morris - American politician (d. 1966)
1905 – Ayn Rand - Russian-born American author & philosopher (d. 1982)
1908 – Wes Ferrell - American baseball player (d. 1976)
1909 – Frank Albertson - American actor (d. 1964)
1912 – Millvina Dean - last living survivor of the RMS Titanic (d. 2009)
1912 – Burton Lane - American composer & lyricist (d. 1997)
1913 – Poul Reichhardt - Danish actor (d. 1985)
1914 – Eric Kierans - Canadian politician & economist (d. 2004)
1915 – Abba Eban - Israeli diplomat (d. 2002)
1915 – Stan Leonard - Canadian professional golfer (d. 2005)
1916 – Xuân Diệu - Vietnamese poet (d. 1985)
1916 – Olaf Pooley - English actor
1917 – Đỗ Mười - Vietnamese leader
1918 – Hella S. Haasse - Dutch writer
1923 – James Dickey - American poet & author (d. 1997)
1923 – Bonita Granville - American actress (d. 1988)
1923 – Red Schoendienst - American baseball player & manager
1923 – Liz Smith - American gossip columnist
1924 – Elfi von Dassanowsky - Austrian-born American producer & musician (d. 2007)
1925 – Elaine Stritch - American actress
1926 – Valéry Giscard d'Estaing - French politician
1927 – Stan Getz - American musician (d. 1991)
1928 – Aloyisus Leon Higginbotham - Jr, American civil rights activist (d. 1998)
1929 – George Band - British mountaineer
1929 – Věra Chytilová - Czech director
1931 – Dries van Agt - Dutch politician, Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 1977 until 1982
1931 – Les Dawson - British comedian (d. 1993)
1931 – Judith Viorst - American author
1932 – Robert Mandan - American actor
1933 – Tony Jay - English actor (d. 2006)
1933 – Than Shwe - ruler of Myanmar
1936 – Duane Jones - American actor
1937 – Don Buford - American baseball player
1937 – Remak Ramsay - American actor
1937 – Tom Smothers - American musician & comedian
1939 – Akbar Adibi - Iranian scientist (d. 2000)
1940 – Wayne Fontes - American football coach
1940 – David Jason - English actor
1941 – Terry Biddlecombe - English horse racing jockey
1942 – Graham Nash - British-born American musician
1943 – Susan Hanson - English actress
1944 – Andrew Davis - British conductor
1944 – Karen Foss - American broadcaster
1944 – Geoffrey Hughes - British actor
1946 – Alpha Oumar Konaré - Mali politician
1947 – Farrah Fawcett - American actress (d. 2009)
1948 – Ina Garten - American author & TV personality
1948 – Al McKay - American guitarist & songwriter (Earth, Wind & Fire)
1948 – Roger Williamson - English racecar driver (d. 1973)
1949 – Francisco Maturana - Colombian football manager
1949 – Brent Spiner - American actor
1949 – Ross Valory - American musician (Journey)
1950 – Genichiro Tenryu - Japanese professional wrestler
1950 – Barbara Sukowa - German actress
1952 – John Cornyn - American politician
1953 – Duane Chapman - American bounty hunter
1954 – Christie Brinkley - American model
1954 – Hansi Hinterseer - Austrian singer & actor
1954 – John Tudor - American baseball player
1955 – Leszek Engelking - Polish poet, writer & translator
1955 – Virginia Leng - British equestrian
1957 – Phil Barney - French singer
1958 – Michel Marc Bouchard - Quebec playwright
1960 – Jari Porttila - Finnish sports journalist
1961 – Lauren Lane - American actress
1961 – Steve Penney - National Hockey League goaltender
1962 – Andy Fordham - English darts player
1962 – Paul Kilgus - American baseball player
1962 – Michael T. Weiss - American actor
1963 – Eva Cassidy - American singer (d. 1996)
1963 – Philip Laats - Belgian judoka
1965 – Carl Airey - English footballer
1965 – Naoki Sano - Japanese professional wrestler
1966 – Andrei Chesnokov - Russian tennis player
1966 – D. C. Douglas - American actor & director
1966 – Robert DeLeo - American musician (Stone Temple Pilots)
1967 – Arturs Irbe - Latvian hockey player
1967 – Laurent Nkunda - Congolese military leader
1968 – Sean Elliott - American basketball player
1968 – Scott Erickson - American baseball player
1968 – Simon Wickham-Smith - British musician
1968 – Thomas Teige - German martial artist, actor & record holder
1969 – Valeri Karpin - Russian footballer
1969 – Tim Sherwood - English footballer
1970 – C. Ernst Harth - Canadian actor
1970 – Nikolaos Michopoulos - Greek footballer
1970 – Roar Strand - Norwegian footballer
1970 – Jennifer Westfeldt - American actress
1972 – Tego Calderón - Puerto Rican reggaeton artist
1972 – Dana International - Israeli singer
1972 – Melvin Mora - Venezuelan baseball player
1973 – Aleksander Tammert - Estonian discus thrower
1973 – Marissa Jaret Winokur - American actress
1975 – Todd Bertuzzi - Canadian hockey player
1975 – Vaggelis Koutsoures - Greek footballer
1975 – Ieroklis Stoltidis - Greek footballer
1975 – Niclas Wallin - Swedish hockey player
1976 – James Hickman - British swimmer
1976 – Lori Beth Denberg - American actress
1977 – Heather Martin - American gospel singer
1977 – Shakira - Colombian singer
1977 – Libor Sionko - Czech football player
1978 – Eden Espinosa - American singer & actress
1978 – Barry Ferguson - Scotish football player
1978 – Rich Sommer - American actor
1979 – Urmo Aava - Estonian rally driver
1979 – Fani Chalkia - Greek hurdler
1979 – Shamita Shetty - Indian actress
1979 – Irini Terzoglou - Greek shot putter
1980 – Teddy Hart - Canadian professional wrestler
1980 – Gucci Mane - American rapper
1980 – Oleguer Presas - Spanish football player
1981 – Jason Kapono - American basketball player
1982 – Sergio Castaño - Spanish footballer
1982 – Han Ga In - South Korean model/actress
1982 – Kelly Mazzante - American basketball player
1982 – Brandy Talore - American pornographic actress
1983 – Ronny Cedeño - Venezuelan baseball player
1983 – Carolina Klüft - Swedish athlete
1983 – Will South - British musician (Thirteen Senses)
1983 – Jordin Tootoo - Canadian hockey player
1983 – Alex Westaway - British musician
1984 – Renn Kiriyama - Japanese actor
1987 – Gerard Piqué - Spanish football player
1987 – Martin Spanjers - American actor
1990 – Dan Gosling - English footballer
1992 – Danielle White - American singer


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