Celebrating Today’s Famous Birthdays: 10th November – A Tribute to Remarkable Individuals

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Celebrating Today’s Famous Birthdays: 10th November – A Tribute to Remarkable Individuals

Welcome, dear readers! It brings me great joy to present a heartfelt tribute to the remarkable individuals born on this significant date. Today, we commemorate the birth anniversary of a diverse array of extraordinary personalities who have left an indelible mark on the world.

Year Person
990 Gisela of Swabia, Queen consort of Germany and Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1043)
1050 Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1106)
1154 Sancho I of Portugal (d. 1212)
1155 Alfonso VIII of Castile (d. 1214)
1220 Alphonse, Count of Poitiers (d. 1271)
1430 Jošt of Rožmberk, Bishop of Breslau (d. 1467)
1441 Charlotte of Savoy, French queen (d. 1483)
1449 Catherine of Poděbrady, Hungarian Queen (d. 1464)
1491 Martin Bucer, German Protestant reformer (d. 1551)
1493 Paracelsus, Swiss-German physician, botanist, astrologer, and occultist (d. 1541)
1512 Marcin Kromer, Prince-Bishop of Warmia (d. 1589)
1569 Martin Ruland the Younger, German physician and chemist (d. 1611)
1579 Frans Snyders, Flemish painter (d. 1657)
1599 Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg (d. 1655)
1599 Ottavio Piccolomini, Austrian-Italian field marshal (d. 1656)
1633 George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax, English politician, Lord President of the Council (d. 1695)
1668 Johann Albert Fabricius, German author and scholar (d. 1736)
1696 Andrea Zani, Italian violinist and composer (d. 1757)
1743 Carl Peter Thunberg, Swedish botanist, entomologist, and psychologist (d. 1828)
1748 Charles IV of Spain (d. 1819)
1791 Josef Munzinger, Swiss lawyer and politician, 3rd President of the Swiss Confederation (d. 1855)
1821 Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Russian novelist, short story writer, essayist, and philosopher (d. 1881)
1836 Thomas Bailey Aldrich, American poet and author (d. 1907)
1852 Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf, Austrian-Hungarian field marshal (d. 1925)
1855 Stevan Sremac, Serbian author and activist (d. 1906)
1857 Janet Erskine Stuart, English nun and educator (d. 1914)
1860 Thomas Joseph Byrnes, Australian politician, 12th Premier of Queensland (d. 1898)
1863 Paul Signac, French painter and educator (d. 1935)
1864 Alfred Hermann Fried, Austrian journalist and activist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1921)
1868 Édouard Vuillard, French painter and academic (d. 1940)
1869 Victor Emmanuel III of Italy (d. 1947)
1872 David I. Walsh, American lawyer and politician, 46th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1947)
1882 Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden (d. 1973)
1883 Ernest Ansermet, Swiss conductor and academic (d. 1969)
1885 George S. Patton, American general (d. 1945)
1887 Roland Young, English-American actor (d. 1953)
1888 Abul Kalam Azad, Indian activist, scholar, and politician, Indian Minister of Education (d. 1958)
1888 J. B. Kripalani, Indian lawyer and politician (d.1982)
1891 Rabbit Maranville, American baseball player and manager (d. 1954)
1894 Beverly Bayne, American actress (d. 1982)
1895 Wealthy Babcock, American mathematician and academic (d. 1990)
1896 Shirley Graham Du Bois, American author, playwright, composer, and activist (d. 1977)
1896 Carlos Eduardo Castañeda, Mexican-American historian (d. 1958)
1898 René Clair, French actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1981)
1899 Pat O’Brien, American actor (d. 1983)
1900 Maria Babanova, Russian stage and film actress (d. 1983)
1901 Sam Spiegel, American film producer (d. 1985)
1901 F. Van Wyck Mason, American historian and author (d. 1978)
1904 Alger Hiss, American lawyer and convicted spy (d. 1996)
1904 J. H. C. Whitehead, Indian-American mathematician and academic (d. 1960)
1906 Brother Theodore, German-American monologuist and comedian (d. 2001)
1907 Orestis Laskos, Greek director, screenwriter, and poet (d. 1992)
1909 Robert Ryan, American actor (d. 1973)
1909 Piero Scotti, Italian race car driver (d. 1976)
1911 Roberto Matta, Chilean-Italian painter and sculptor (d. 2002)
1912 Thomas C. Mann, American lawyer, politician, and diplomat, United States Ambassador to El Salvador (d. 1999)
1914 James Gilbert Baker, American astronomer, optician, and academic (d. 2005)
1914 Taslim Olawale Elias, Nigerian academic and jurist, 2nd Chief Justice of Nigeria (d. 1991)
1914 Howard Fast, American novelist and screenwriter (d. 2003)
1914 Henry Wade, American soldier and lawyer (d. 2001)
1915 William Proxmire, American soldier, journalist, and politician (d. 2005)
1915 Anna Schwartz, American economist and author (d. 2012)
1916 Robert Carr, English engineer and politician, Lord President of the Council (d. 2012)
1918 Stubby Kaye, American entertainer (d. 1997)
1919 Kalle Päätalo, Finnish soldier and author (d. 2000)
1920 Roy Jenkins, Welsh-English captain, academic, and politician, President of the European Commission (d. 2003)
1920 Walter Krupinski, German captain and pilot (d. 2000)
1921 Terrel Bell, American sergeant, academic, and politician, 2nd United States Secretary of Education (d. 1996)
1922 Kurt Vonnegut, American novelist, short story writer, and essayist (d. 2007)
1925 John Guillermin, English-American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2015)
1925 June Whitfield, English actress
1925 Jonathan Winters, American actor and screenwriter (d. 2013)
1926 Harry Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1998)
1926 Maria Teresa de Filippis, Italian race car driver (d. 2016)
1927 Mose Allison, American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 2016)
1927 Martin Špegelj, Croatian general and politician, 2nd Croatian Minister of Defence (d. 2014)
1928 Ernestine Anderson, American singer (d. 2016)
1928 Carlos Fuentes, Mexican novelist and essayist (d. 2012)
1929 LaVern Baker, American singer (d. 1997)
1929 Hans Magnus Enzensberger, German author and poet
1929 Martin Jacomb, English lawyer, businessman, and academic
1930 Hugh Everett III, American physicist and mathematician (d. 1982)
1930 Vernon Handley, English conductor (d. 2008)
1930 Mildred Dresselhaus, American physicist and academic
1932 Germano Mosconi, Italian journalist (d. 2012)
1933 Martino Finotto, Italian race car driver (d. 2014)
1933 Peter B. Lewis, American businessman and philanthropist (d. 2013)
1935 Bibi Andersson, Swedish actress
1936 Jack Keller, American songwriter and producer (d. 2005)
1937 Vittorio Brambilla, Italian race car driver (d. 2001)
1937 Stephen Lewis, Canadian politician and diplomat, 14th Canadian Ambassador to the United Nations
1937 Alicia Ostriker, American poet and scholar
1939 Denise Alexander, American actress
1940 Barbara Boxer, American journalist and politician
1940 Dennis Coffey, American guitarist
1942 Jonathan Fenby, English journalist and businessman
1942 Roy Fredericks, Guyanese-American cricketer and politician (d. 2000)
1942 Diane Wolkstein, American author and radio host (d. 2013)
1943 Doug Frost, Australian swim coach
1945 Chris Dreja, English guitarist and songwriter
1945 Vince Martell, American singer and guitarist
1945 Daniel Ortega, Nicaraguan politician, President of Nicaragua
1946 Al Holbert, American race car driver (d. 1988)
1948 Andrzej Czok, Polish mountaineer (d. 1986)
1948 Vincent Schiavelli, American actor (d. 2005)
1948 Robert John “Mutt” Lange, British-South African record producer and songwriter
1949 Ismail Petra of Kelantan, former Sultan of Kelantan
1949 Kathy Postlewait, American golfer
1950 Mircea Dinescu, Romanian journalist and poet
1950 Jim Peterik, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1951 Kim Peek, American megasavant (d. 2009)
1951 Marc Summers, American television host and producer
1951 Fuzzy Zoeller, American golfer
1953 Marshall Crenshaw, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1953 Andy Partridge, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer (XTC)
1954 Steve Brain, English rugby player
1954 Mary Gaitskill, American novelist, essayist, and short story writer.
1954 Roger Slifer, American author, illustrator, screenwriter, and producer (d. 2015)
1955 Dave Alvin, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1955 Jigme Singye Wangchuk, King of Bhutan
1956 Ian Craig Marsh, English guitarist
1958 Luz Casal, Spanish singer-songwriter and actress
1958 Kazimieras Černis, Lithuanian astronomer and astrophysicist
1958 Carlos Lacámara, Cuban-American actor and playwright
1958 Kathy Lette, Australian-English author
1959 Lee Haney, American bodybuilder
1959 Richard Rowe, English jockey and trainer
1959 Christian Schwarzenegger, Swiss criminologist and academic
1959 Carl Williams, American boxer (d. 2013)
1960 Colin Harvey, English author and critic (d. 2011)
1960 Chuck Hernandez, American baseball player and coach
1960 Paquito Ochoa, Jr., Filipino lawyer and politician, 37th Executive Secretary of the Philippines
1960 Cristina Odone, Kenyan-Italian journalist and author
1960 Peter Parros, American actor, producer, and screenwriter
1960 Stanley Tucci, American actor and director
1961 Yuri Milner, Russian entrepreneur, venture capitalist and physicist
1962 Mario Fenech, Maltese-Australian rugby league player and sportscaster
1962 Georgios Mitsibonas, Greek footballer (d. 1997)
1962 Demi Moore, American actress, director, and producer
1962 James Morrison, Australian trumpet player and composer
1963 Billy Gunn, American wrestler and actor
1964 Margarete Bagshaw, American painter and potter (d. 2015)
1964 Calista Flockhart, American actress
1965 Max Mutchnick, American screenwriter and producer
1965 Kim Stockwood, Canadian singer-songwriter
1966 Benedicta Boccoli, Italian model and actress
1966 Vince Colosimo, Australian actor
1966 Alison Doody, Irish model and actress
1967 Gil de Ferran, Brazilian race car driver
1967 David Doak, Northern Irish video game designer
1967 Frank John Hughes, American actor, producer, and screenwriter
1968 David L. Cook, American singer-songwriter and comedian
1971 David DeLuise, American actor and director
1971 Tomas Pačėsas, Lithuanian basketball player and coach
1973 Jason White, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1974 Jon B., American singer-songwriter and producer
1974 Leonardo DiCaprio, American actor and producer
1974 Static Major, American singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2008)
1974 Wajahatullah Wasti, Pakistani cricketer
1975 Daisuke Ohata, Japanese rugby player
1976 Jason Grilli, American baseball player
1976 Jesse F. Keeler, Canadian bass player
1977 Ben Hollioake, Australian-English cricketer (d. 2002)
1977 Maniche, Portuguese footballer and manager
1977 Marsha Mehran, Iranian-American author (d. 2014)
1978 Lou Vincent, New Zealand cricketer
1980 Willie Parker, American football player and coach
1980 Edmoore Takaendesa, Zimbabwean-German rugby player
1982 Gonzalo Canale, Argentinian-Italian rugby player
1982 Jeremy Williams, English model, actor, and poet
1983 Arouna Koné, Ivorian footballer
1983 Philipp Lahm, German footballer
1983 Tatsuhisa Suzuki, Japanese voice actor and singer
1984 Stephen Hunt, English footballer
1984 Birkir Már Sævarsson, Icelandic footballer
1985 Osvaldo Alonso, Cuban footballer
1985 Austin Collie, American football player
1985 Tiidrek Nurme, Estonian runner
1985 Jessica Sierra, American singer
1985 Robin Uthappa, Indian cricketer
1986 Jon Batiste, American singer and pianist
1986 Victor Cruz, American football player
1986 Mark Sanchez, American football player
1986 François Trinh-Duc, French rugby player
1987 Vinny Guadagnino, American actor
1987 Chanelle Hayes, English model and singer
1988 David Depetris, Argentinian-Slovak footballer
1988 Mikako Komatsu, Japanese voice actress and singer
1988 Kyle Naughton, English footballer
1989 Adam Rippon, American figure skater
1989 Reina Tanaka, Japanese singer
1989 Lewis Williamson, Scottish race car driver
1990 James Segeyaro, Papua New Guinean rugby league player
1990 Tom Dumoulin, Dutch road bicycle racer
1990 Georginio Wijnaldum, Dutch footballer
1991 Christa B. Allen, American actress
1992 Sofía Luini, Argentine tennis player
1993 Jamaal Lascelles, English footballer
1994 Connor Price, Canadian actor
1994 Ellie Simmonds, English swimmer
1995 Josh Aloiai, New Zealand rugby league player

As we come to the end of this tribute to today’s famous birthdays, let us carry forward the inspiration and lessons gleaned from these exceptional individuals. Their journeys remind us that with determination, passion, and resilience, we can leave our own unique imprint on the world. May their stories serve as a guiding light, igniting the spark within each of us to pursue greatness and make a positive impact.

Stay tuned for more insightful posts dedicated to celebrating the lives and contributions of notable personalities. Their stories continue to resonate and inspire, shaping the course of history and leaving an unforgettable legacy for generations to come. Until next time, may the spirit of these extraordinary individuals continue to guide and inspire you on your own remarkable journey.

Laila is a seasoned content writer at USInsightNews, renowned for her captivating storytelling and incisive analysis. Outside of her professional endeavors, Laila can be found exploring new literary works, immersing herself in nature, and advocating for the power of education in empowering communities.

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