Happy Birthday to these Virgo's who were born on August 29th

  1. 1619 - Jean-Baptiste Colbert, French minister of finance (d. 1683)
  2. 1628 - John Granville, 1st Earl of Bath, English royalist statesman (d. 1701)
  3. 1632 - John Locke, English philosopher (d. 1704)
  4. 1725 - Charles Townshend, English politician (d. 1767)
  5. 1756 - Heinrich Graf von Bellegarde, Austrian field marshal and statesman (d. 1845)
  6. 1756 - Jan Sniadecki, Polish mathematician (d. 1830)
  7. 1777 - Nikita Yakovlevich Bichurin, founder of Sinology (d. 1853)
  8. 1780 - Jean Ingres, French painter (d. 1867)
  9. 1805 - Frederick Maurice, English theologian (d. 1872)
  10. 1809 - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., American physician (d. 1894)
  11. 1810 - Juan Bautista Alberdi, founding father of the Argentine Republic (d. 1884)
  12. 1843 - David B. Hill, Governor of New York (d. 1910)
  13. 1844 - Edward Carpenter, English poet (d. 1929
  14. 1862 - Andrew Fisher, 5th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1928)
  15. 1862 - Maurice Maeterlinck, Nobel laureate (d. 1949)
  16. 1871 - Albert Lebrun, French politician (d. 1950)
  17. 1876 - Charles F. Kettering, American inventor (d. 1958)
  18. 1898 - Preston Sturges, American filmmaker (d. 1959)
  19. 1904 - Werner Forssmann, Nobel laureate (d. 1979)
  20. 1905 - Dhyan Chand, Indian hockey player (d. 1979)
  21. 1912 - Wolfgang Suschitzky, Austrian-Polish cinematographer
  22. 1915 - Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress (d. 1982)
  23. 1916 - George Montgomery, American actor (d. 2000)
  24. 1916 - Luther Davis, American playwright
  25. 1917 - Isabel Sanford, American actress (d. 2004)
  26. 1920 - Charlie Parker, American musician (d. 1955)
  27. 1923 - Richard Attenborough, English film director
  28. 1924 - Consuelo Velázquez, Mexican songwriter (d. 2005)
  29. 1924 - Dinah Washington, American singer (d. 1963)
  30. 1928 - Charles Gray, English actor (d. 2000)
  31. 1929 - Thom Gunn, British poet (d. 2004)
  32. 1933 - Arnold Koller, Swiss Federal Councilor
  33. 1936 - John McCain, American politician
  34. 1937 - James Florio, Governor of New Jersey
  35. 1938 - Elliott Gould, American actor
  36. 1938 - Robert Rubin, United States Secretary of the Treasury
  37. 1939 - William Friedkin, American film director
  38. 1939 - Joel Schumacher, American film director
  39. 1940 - Gary Gabelich, American race car driver (d. 1984)
  40. 1941 - Robin Leach, English television host
  41. 1945 - Wyomia Tyus, American athlete
  42. 1946 - Bob Beamon, American jumper
  43. 1947 - James Hunt, English race car driver (d. 1993)
  44. 1952 - Karen Hesse, American children's writer
  45. 1952 - Dave Malone, American rock guitarist
  46. 1953 - James Quesada, Nicaraguan-American anthropologist
  47. 1956 - Mark Morris, American choreographer
  48. 1957 - Jerry Bailey, American racing jockey
  49. 1958 - Michael Jackson, American singer
  50. 1958 - Lenny Henry, British comic
  51. 1959 - Ernesto Rodrigues, Portuguese composer
  52. 1959 - Akkineni Nagarjuna, Telugu film actor
  53. 1959 - Timothy Perry Shriver, Member of the Kennedy Family
  54. 1961 - Carsten Fischer, German field hockey player
  55. 1962 - Rebecca De Mornay, American actress
  56. 1963 - Elizabeth Fraser, English singer
  57. 1967 - Anton Newcombe, American musician
  58. 1969 - Me'Shell NdegéOcello, American singer
  59. 1969 - Joe Swail, Northern Irish snooker player
  60. 1970 - Jacco Eltingh, Dutch tennis player
  61. 1971 - Carla Gugino, American actress
  62. 1972 - Bae Yong Joon, South Korean actor
  63. 1973 - Adam Sessler, American TV show host
  64. 1976 - Stephen Carr, Irish footballer
  65. 1976 - Pablo Mastroeni, American soccer player
  66. 1976 - Jon Dahl Tomasson, Danish footballer
  67. 1977 - John Patrick O'Brien, American soccer player
  68. 1977 - Roy Oswalt, American baseball player
  69. 1978 - Celestine Babayaro, Nigerian footballer
  70. 1979 - Chieu Luu, Canadian journalist
  71. 1980 - David Desrosiers, Canadian musician
  72. 1980 - Chris Simms, American football player
  73. 1981 - Lanny Barbie, Canadian porn star
  74. 1982 - A+, American rapper