Happy Birthday to these Leo's who were born on August 16th.

  1. 1355 - Philippa Plantagenet, Countess of Ulster
  2. 1378 - Hongxi Emperor of China (d. 1425)
  3. 1557 - Agostino Carracci, Italian artist (d. 1602)
  4. 1596 - Frederick V, Elector Palatine (d. 1632)
  5. 1645 - Jean de La Bruyère, French writer (d. 1696)
  6. 1650 - Vincenzo Coronelli, Italian cartographer and encylopedist (d. 1718)
  7. 1682 - Louis, Duke of Burgundy, Heir-apparent to the French throne (d. 1712)
  8. 1832 - Wilhelm Wundt, German psychologist (d. 1920)
  9. 1842 - Jakob Rosanes, German mathematician (d. 1922)
  10. 1845 - Gabriel Lippmann, French physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1921)
  11. 1860 - Jules Laforgue, French poet (d. 1887)
  12. 1862 - Amos Alonzo Stagg, American coach (d. 1965)
  13. 1868 - Bernarr McFadden, American publisher (d. 1955)
  14. 1884 - Hugo Gernsback, Luxembourg-born editor and publisher (d. 1967)
  15. 1884 - Walther von Reichenau, German field marshal (d. 1942)
  16. 1888 - T. E. Lawrence, English writer and soldier (d. 1935)
  17. 1888 - Armand J. Piron, American musician (d. 1943)
  18. 1892 - Otto Messmer, American cartoonist (d. 1983)
  19. 1894 - George Meany, American labor union leader (d. 1980)
  20. 1895 - Albert Cohen, Swiss novelist (d. 1981)
  21. 1895 - Liane Haid, Austrian actress (d. 2000)
  22. 1902 - Georgette Heyer, English novelist (d. 1974)
  23. 1904 - Wendell Meredith Stanley, American chemist, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1971)
  24. 1908 - William Maxwell, American novelist and editor (d. 2000)
  25. 1911 - E. F. Schumacher, German economist and statistician (d. 1977)
  26. 1912 - Ted Drake English footballer (d. 1995)
  27. 1913 - Menachem Begin, 6th Prime Minister of Israel, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1992)
  28. 1920 - Charles Bukowski, American poet (d. 1994)
  29. 1923 - Millôr Fernandes, Brazilian playwright
  30. 1924 - Fess Parker, American actor
  31. 1925 - Willie Jones, baseball player (d. 1983)
  32. 1928 - Ann Blyth, American actress
  33. 1929 - Bill Evans, American jazz pianist (d. 1980)
  34. 1929 - Helmut Rahn, German footballer (d. 2003)
  35. 1929 - Fritz Von Erich, Professional wrestler (d. 1997)
  36. 1930 - Robert Culp, American actor
  37. 1930 - Frank Gifford, American football player and announcer
  38. 1931 - Eydie Gorme, American singer
  39. 1933 - Julie Newmar, American actress
  40. 1934 - Diana Wynne Jones, British author
  41. 1934 - Ketty Lester, American singer
  42. 1937 - David Anderson, Canadian politician
  43. 1939 - Trevor Mcdonald OBE, Television Newsreader
  44. 1940 - Bruce Beresford, Australian film director
  45. 1946 - Massoud Barzani, Iraqi Kurdish politician
  46. 1946 - Lesley Ann Warren, American actress
  47. 1946 - Dick Murdoch, wrestler (d. 1996)
  48. 1948 - Mike Jorgensen, baseball player
  49. 1950 - Hasely Crawford, Trinidad and Tobago athlete
  50. 1952 - Reginald VelJohnson, American actor
  51. 1953 - Kathie Lee Gifford, American singer and actress
  52. 1954 - James Cameron, Canadian film director
  53. 1957 - Tim Farriss, Australian musician (INXS)
  54. 1958 - Angela Bassett, American actress
  55. 1958 - Madonna, American singer and actress
  56. 1960 - Timothy Hutton, American actor
  57. 1962 - Steve Carell, American actor and comedian
  58. 1964 - Jimmy Arias, American tennis player
  59. 1967 - Ulrika Jonsson, Swedish television personality
  60. 1967 - Pamela Smart, American convicted murderess
  61. 1968 - Mateja Svet, Slovenian alpine skier
  62. 1970 - Bonnie Bernstein, American sportscaster (ESPN)
  63. 1972 - Emily Erwin, American musician (Dixie Chicks)
  64. 1972 - Stan Lazaridis, Australian footballer
  65. 1973 - Damian Jackson, baseball player
  66. 1974 - Krisztina Egerszegi, Hungarian swimmer
  67. 1974 - Iván Hurtado, Ecuadorian footballer
  68. 1974 - Roger Cedeño, baseball player
  69. 1975 - Didier Agathe, French footballer
  70. 1975 - George Stults, American actor
  71. 1976 - Jonatan Johansson, Finnish footballer
  72. 1978 - Eddie Gill, American basketball player
  73. 1979 - Michael Stahlman, American rower and coach
  74. 1980 - Vanessa Carlton, American singer/songwriter
  75. 1980 - Robert Hardy, English bassist (Franz Ferdinand)
  76. 1981 - Roque Santa Cruz, Paraguayan footballer
  77. 1981 - Taylor Rain, American pornographic actress
  78. 1986 - Shawn Pyfrom, American actor
  79. 1987 - Kyal Marsh, Australian actor
  80. 1991 - Evanna Lynch, Irish actress