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Notable Birthdays on December 7

Saint Columba - 521 Irish Christian missionary to Scotland
Abd Al-Rahman Al Sufi - 903 Persian astronomer
Abu Sa'id ibn Aboa al-Chair - 967 Persian mystic
Azzone Visconti lord of Milan - 1302
Henry Stuart - 1545 Lord Darnley, consort of Mary I of Scotland
Girolamo Trombeti - 1557 composer
Kikkawa Hiroie - 1561 Japanese politician
Giovanni Bernini - 1598 Italy, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy)
Ambrosius Reiner - 1604 composer
Barnardo Pasquini - 1637 composer
Giovanni Maria Capelli - 1648 composer
Abraham-Hyacinthe Anquetil du Perron - 1731 French interpreter
Jurrian F de Frederici - 1751 governor-General (Suriname)
Jack Jouett - 1754 American patriot
Madame [Marie Grosholtz] Tussaud - 1761 created wax museum
Claude Victor-Perrin - 1764 duc de Belluno, French marshal
Joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz - 1772 composer
Allan Cunningham - 1784 British poet
Johann Nepomuk Nestroy - 1801 Austrian actor (Judith und Holofernes)
Maria Josepha of Saxony - 1803 queen consort of Spain
Hugh McCulloch - 1808 US Secy of Treasury
Josef Hyrtl - 1810 Austrian anatomist
Theodor Schwann - 1810 German co-originator of cell theory
Leopold Kronecker - 1823 German mathematician (Tensor of Kronecker)
Luigi Cremona - 1830 Italian mathematician/minister of Education
Dom Joseph Pothier - 1835 French monk/musicologist
Redvers H Buller - 1839 English general/large landowner: Natal
Hermann Goetz - 1840 composer
Otto Ammon - 1842 German anthropologist/sociologist (schedelmetingen)
George Grossmith - 1847 British actor and writer
James Deacon White - 1847 Canton NY, ball player jumped teams in 1876 (Chi)
Solomon Schechter - 1847 US Talmudic scholar/Jewish leader
Nicola van Westerhout - 1857 composer
Joseph Cook - 1860 6th Prime Minister of Australia
Paul Adam - 1862 French writer (La Bataille d'Uhde)
Felix Calonder - 1863
John Ebenezer West - 1863 composer
Pietro Mascagni - 1863 Italian composer/fascist (Cavalleria Rusticana)
Svetolik Rankovic - 1863 Serbian writer (Forest King)
Johan Huizinga - 1872 Dutch culture historian (Homo Ludens)
Willa Cather - 1873 US, author (My Antonia)
Ludwig Schiedermair - 1876 German musicologist (Beethoven-Archiv)
Akiko Yosano - 1878 Japan, poet (Tangled Hair)
Rudolf Friml - 1879 Czech/US composer (Bohemian suite)
Warren Bardsley - 1882 cricketer (great NSW " Aussie opening bat 1909-26)
Ernst Toch - 1887 Vienna Austria, composer (Melodie Lehre)
Joyce Cary - 1888 Anglo-Irish (male) writer (House of Children)
Matthew Heywood Campbell Broun - 1888 1st pres of Amer Newspaper Guild
Heathcote Dicken Statham - 1889 composer
Fay Bainter - 1891 LA Calif, actress (Jezebel, Our Town, State Fair)
Nora Nicholson - 1892 Leamington England, actress (Blue Lagoon, Crow Hollow)
Stuart Davis - 1894 US painter
Jack Pennick - 1895 Portland OR, actor (Lady From Louisiana)
Juan Maria Thomas Sabater - 1896 composer
A F [Tony] Pugsley - 1901 British rear-admiral (Walcheren attack (1944))
J G Navle - 1902 cricketer (India's 1st Test wicket-keeper)
Danilo Blanuša - 1903 Croatian mathematician
Konstantin Sokolsky - 1904 Russian singer
Gerard Kuiper - 1905 Dutch/US astronomer (moons of Uranus, Neptune)
George Richard James - 1906 saxophonist
Jacques Gans - 1908 Dutch author/journalist
John H Doeg - 1908 tennis champ (US Open-1930)
Jacob Kainen - 1909 artist/curator
Edmundo Ros - 1910 English orchestra leader
Louis Prima - 1910 American musician
Richard Franko Goldman - 1910 composer
Rod Cameron - 1910 Calgary Alberta, actor (City Detective, State Trooper)
Winston Place - 1914 cricketer (England opener in West Indies 1948)
Brackett Hamilton Leigh - 1915 [Douglass], US, sci-fi author (Ginger Star)
Eli Wallach - 1915 Bkln NY, actor (Magnificent 7, Misfits, People Next Door)
Jean Carignan - 1916 French Canadian fiddler
Jorunn Vidar - 1918 composer
Ellen Stewart - 1919 actress/founder (La Mama Theatre Group)
Fiorenzo Magni - 1920 Italian cyclist
Tatamkulu Afrika - 1920 South African poet and writer
Arne Dorumsgaard - 1921 composer
Pramukh Swami Maharaj - 1921 Indian spiritual leader
Ted Knight - 1923 Terryville Ct, (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort)
John Love - 1924 Zimbabwean Formula One driver
Mário Soares - 1924 President of Portugal
Hernando da Silva Ramos - 1925 Brazilian racing driver
Victor Kermit Kiam II - 1926 CEO (Remington shavers)/NFL owner (Patriots)
Wolfgang Ludewig - 1926 composer
Helen Watts - 1927 British contralto
Vlastimir Pericic - 1927 composer
Noam Chomsky - 1928 linguist (founded transformational grammar)
Raymond Henry Charles Warren - 1928 composer
Richard Felciano - 1930 composer
Ellen Burstyn - 1932 Detroit, actress (Exorcist, Alice Doesn't Live Here)
Geoff Lawson - 1932 Australian cricket player
Gerard van den Berg - 1932 Dutch TV host (Like Father, Like Son)
Paul Caponigro - 1932 American photographer
Jean-Claude Casadesus - 1935 composer
Martha Layne Collins - 1936 Baghdad Ky, (Gov-D-Ky)
Thad Cochran - 1937 (Sen-R-Miss)
Kumar Shahani - 1940 writer/director (Kasbam Tarang, Maya Darpan)
Stan Boardman - 1940 English comedian
Harry Chapin - 1942 NYC, rock vocalist (Taxi, Cat's in the Craddle)
Jonathan D Kramer - 1942 composer
Bernard C. Parks - 1943 Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department
Göran Lennmarker - 1943 Swedish politician
Daniel Chorzempa - 1944 American organist
Jamiel Chagra - 1944 American drug trafficker
Marion Rung - 1945 Finnish singer
Johnny Bench - 1947 baseball catcher (Reds)
Mino Reitano - 1947 Italian entertainer
Peter de Jong - 1947 Dutch actor (Maxi-Mini " Maxi)
Tony Thomas - 1947 American TV and film producer
Vincent Baggetta - 1947 Paterson NJ, actor (Lou-Chicago Story)
Gary Morris - 1948 Ft Worth Tx, country singer/actor (Colbys)
Mads Vinding - 1948 Danish bassist
Yoko Morishita - 1948 prima ballerina (Baterina No Habataki)
Tom Waits - 1949 Calif, rocker/song writer (Blue Valentine)
Henk Temming - 1951 Dutch vocalist/keyboardist (Good Cause)
Georges Corraface - 1952 Greek actor, president of the Thessaloniki International Film Festival
Susan Collins - 1952 American politician, junior senator from Maine
Bertin Osborne - 1953 Italian entertainer
Gianfranco Jannuzzo - 1954 Italian entertainer
Julie Halston - 1954 actress (Juror, Drunks, Addams Family Values)
Mark Hofmann - 1954 American forger and bomber
Mike Nolan - 1954 rocker
Priscilla Barnes - 1955 Ft Dix NJ, actress (License to Kill, 3s Company)
Larry Bird - 1956 hoop star (Boston Celtics)
Geoff "Henry" Lawson - 1957 cricketer (Australian fast bowler 1980-89)
Rohan Jayasekera - 1957 cricketer (one Test Sri Lanka v Pakistan 1982)
Tom Winsor - 1957 British lawyer and economic regulator
Edd Hall - 1958 TV announcer (Jay Leno's Tonight Show)
Rick Rude - 1958 American professional wrestler
Salim Yousuf - 1959 cricketer (Pakistani wicket-keeper in 32 Tests 1986-90)
Craig Scanlon - 1960 English guitarist (The Fall)
Lisa Fischer - 1961 American R"amp;B singer
Barbara Weathers - 1963 vocalist (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)
Kristi Albers - 1963 El Paso TX, LPGA golfer (1993 Sprint Classic)
Theo Snelders - 1963 former Dutch footballer
Duncan Miller - 1964 rocker (Blue Mercedes-Rich " Famous)
Peter Laviolette - 1964 Norwood Mass, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994)
Roberta Close - 1964 Brazilian model
Tadao Uematsu - 1964 Japanese racing driver
Colin Hendry - 1965 Scottish footballer
Peter Draisaitl - 1965 Karvina CZE, hockey forward (Team Germany 1998)
C Thomas Howell - 1966 LA Calif, actor (Red Dawn, Tank, Soul Man)
Shinichi Itoh - 1966 Japanese motorcycle racer
Tino Martinez - 1967 Tampa FL, 1st baseman (Seattle Mariner, NY Yankees)
Vaclav Chalupa - 1967 Czechoslovakia, rower (Henley Royal Regatta 1989)
Cammy Myler - 1968 Plattsburgh NY, luger (Olympics-1994)
Keith Goganious - 1968 NFL linebacker (Jacksonville Jaguars)
Mark Geyer - 1968 Australian rugby league footballer
Melissa Iverson - 1968 Anoka Minn, rower (Olympics-96)
Ricky Ervins - 1968 NFL running back (SF 49ers)
Tom Myslinski - 1968 NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Pitts Steelers)
Courtney Browne - 1970 cricketer (West Indies Test wicket-keeper 1995)
Ed Robinson - 1970 WLAF linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy)
Rob Olson - 1970 Victoria BC, Canadian Tour golfer (1990 Newlands Open)
Ben Atkins - 1971 NYC, fencer-epee (Olympics-96)
Chasey Lain - 1971 American pornographic actress
Mauricio Hadad - 1971 Cali Colombia, tennis star (1995 Bermuda)
Vladimir Akopian - 1971 Armenian chess player
Bobby Schoonens - 1972 soccer player (RKC)
Clay Shiver - 1972 corner (Dallas Cowboys)
Hermann Maier - 1972 Austrian skier
Jordi Buritlo - 1972 Spain, tennis star
Kevin Dogins - 1972 corner (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
Sunny - 1972 [Tamara Fytch], WWF model
Tammy Lynn Sytch - 1972 American professional wrestler
Mark Hartsell - 1973 WLAF QB (Scotland Claymores)
Rea Marie Bavilla - 1973 Miss USA-Alaska (1997)
Terrell Owens - 1973 wide reciever (San Francisco 49ers)
Alex Radutescu - 1974 Romania, tennis star
Annette Salmeen - 1974 200m butterfly/800m freestyle relay (Olympics-96)
Kang Full - 1974 South Korean webcomic artist
Nicole Appleton - 1974 Canadian-born singer
Jamie Clapham - 1975 English footballer
Nikola Wapzarow - 1975 writer
Alan Faneca - 1976 American football player
Brent Johnson - 1976 Canadian football player
Georges Laraque - 1976 Canadian ice hockey player
Vanessa Lorenzo - 1976 Spanish fashion model
Dominic Howard - 1977 English drummer (Muse)
Fernando Vargas - 1977 Oxnard Ca, welterweight boxer (Olympics-96)
Francesca Lubiani - 1977 Bologna Italy, tennis star (Futures-Amadora-POR)
Chad Dukes - 1978 Radio Personality
Frankie J - 1978 Mexican-born American singer
Shiri Appleby - 1978 American actress
Ayako Fujitani - 1979 Japanese actress
Derek Ramsay - 1979 Filipino actor and model
Jennifer Carpenter - 1979 American actress
Lampros Choutos - 1979 Greek footballer
Sara Bareilles - 1979 American singer
Fausto Carmona - 1983 Dominican baseball player
Aaron Gray - 1984 American basketball player
Luca Rigoni - 1984 Italian footballer
Robert Kubica - 1984 the first Polish Formula One racing driver
Aaron Carter - 1987 American singer and actor
Baran Kosari - 1987 Iranian actress
Asia Ray Smith - 1988 American actress
Emily Browning - 1988 Australian actress
Nicholas Hoult - 1989 English actor
Princess Catharina-Amalia of the Netherlands - 2003
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