Happy Birthday to these Sagittarius's who were born on December 18th.

  1. 1507 - Ouchi Yoshitaka, Japanese warlord (d. 1551)
  2. 1602 - Simonds d'Ewes, English antiquarian and politician (d. 1650)
  3. 1610 - Charles du Fresne, sieur du Cange, French philologist (d. 1688)
  4. 1620 - Heinrich Roth, German Sanskrit scholar (d. 1668)
  5. 1626 - Queen Christina of Sweden (d. 1689)
  6. 1661 - Christopher Polhem, Swedish scientist and inventor (d. 1751)
  7. 1662 - James Douglas, 2nd Duke of Queensberry, Scottish politician (d. 1711)
  8. 1724 - Louise of Great Britain, wife of Frederick V of Denmark (d. 1751)
  9. 1725 - Johann Salomo Semler, German historian and Bible commentator (d. 1791)
  10. 1825 - Charles Griffin (general), American general (d. 1876)
  11. 1835 - Lyman Abbott, American author (d. 1922)
  12. 1847 - Augusta Holmès, French composer (d. 1903)
  13. 1856 - Sir J.J. Thomson, British physicist and Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1940)
  14. 1863 - Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria (d. 1914)
  15. 1870 - Saki, British writer (d. 1916)
  16. 1873 - Francis Burton Harrison, American political figure (d. 1957)
  17. 1878 - Josef Stalin, leader of the Soviet Union (d. 1953)
  18. 1879 - Paul Klee, Swiss-born painter and graphic artist (d. 1940)
  19. 1886 - Ty Cobb, American baseball player (d. 1961)
  20. 1888 - Robert Moses, American public works official (d. 1981)
  21. 1888 - Dame Gladys Cooper, British actress (d. 1971)
  22. 1890 - Edwin Armstrong, American inventor (d. 1954)
  23. 1897 - Fletcher Henderson, American pianist, bandleader, arranger and composer (d. 1952)
  24. 1904 - George Stevens, American film director, producer, writer and cinematographer (d. 1975)
  25. 1907 - Bill Holland, American auto racer (d. 1984)
  26. 1911 - Jules Dassin, American film director
  27. 1912 - Benjamin O. Davis Jr., American General (d. 2002)
  28. 1913 - Alfred Bester, American author (d. 1987)
  29. 1913 - Willy Brandt, Chancellor of Germany and Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1992)
  30. 1913 - Ray Meyer, former head coach of DePaul University men's basketball team (d. 2006)
  31. 1916 - Betty Grable, American actress (d. 1973)
  32. 1916 - Douglas Fraser, British-born trade unionist
  33. 1917 - Ossie Davis, American actor (d. 2005)
  34. 1927 - Ramsey Clark, U.S. Attorney General
  35. 1927 - Romeo LeBlanc, 25th Governor General of Canada
  36. 1928 - Józef Glemp, Polish cardinal
  37. 1929 - Gino Cimoli, baseball player
  38. 1930 - Moose Skowron, baseball player
  39. 1931 - Allen Klein, rock and roll business manager
  40. 1934 - Boris Volynov, cosmonaut
  41. 1935 - Jacques Pépin, French chef
  42. 1936 - Malcolm Kirk, wrestler (d. 1987)
  43. 1938 - Roger E. Mosley, American actor
  44. 1938 - Joel Hirschhorn, American songwriter and composer (d. 2005)
  45. 1938 - Chas Chandler, English musician (The Animals) (d. 1996)
  46. 1939 - Michael Moorcock, British author
  47. 1939 - Harold E. Varmus, American scientist and Nobel Prize laureate
  48. 1940 - Bramwell Morrison, member of children's musical group Sharon, Lois & Bram
  49. 1943 - Keith Richards, British guitarist (The Rolling Stones)
  50. 1945 - Jean Pronovost, National Hockey League player
  51. 1946 - Steven Spielberg, American film director
  52. 1946 - Steve Biko, South African anti-apartheid activist (d. 1977)
  53. 1948 - Bill Nelson, British musician (Be Bop Deluxe)
  54. 1948 - Laurent Voulzy, French singer and composer
  55. 1950 - Gillian Armstrong, Australian film director
  56. 1950 - Leonard Maltin, American film critic
  57. 1950 - Randy Castillo, American drummer (Ozzy Osbourne's band) (d.2002)
  58. 1953 - Elliot Easton, American guitarist (The Cars)
  59. 1955 - Ray Liotta, American actor
  60. 1956 - Ron White, American comedian
  61. 1961 - Brian Orser, Canadian figure skater
  62. 1963 - Karl Dorrell, American football coach
  63. 1963 - Brad Pitt, American actor
  64. 1964 - Stone Cold Steve Austin, American professional wrestler
  65. 1964 - Don Beebe, American football player
  66. 1964 - Robson Green, British actor and singer
  67. 1965 - Tommy Davidson, American actor
  68. 1967 - Toine van Peperstraten, Dutch sports journalist
  69. 1968 - Casper Van Dien, American actor
  70. 1968 - Alejandro Sanz, Spanish singer
  71. 1970 - DMX, American rapper and actor
  72. 1970 - Miles Marshall Lewis, American author
  73. 1970 - Rob Van Dam, American professional wrestler
  74. 1970 - Cowboy Troy, American rapper
  75. 1970 - Anthony Catanzaro, American male fitness model and bodybuilder
  76. 1970 - Johnny Yeo, British artist
  77. 1971 - Arantxa Sánchez Vicario, Spanish tennis player
  78. 1971 - Barkha Dutt, Indian Journalist
  79. 1972 - DJ Lethal, Latvian DJ (House of Pain & Limp Bizkit)
  80. 1973 - Raymond Herrera, American drummer (Fear Factory)
  81. 1974 - Peter Boulware, American football player
  82. 1974 - Knut Euroboy Schreiner, Norwegian musician (Turbonegro)
  83. 1975 - Trish Stratus, Canadian professional wrestler
  84. 1975 - Masaki Sumitani, Japanese comedian
  85. 1976 - Koyuki, Japanese actress and model
  86. 1977 - José Acevedo, Baseball player
  87. 1978 - Katie Holmes, American actress
  88. 1978 - Ali Curtis, American footballer
  89. 1978 - Daniel Cleary, Canadian ice hockey player
  90. 1979 - Carlos Fernandes, Portuguese footballer
  91. 1980 - Christina Aguilera, American singer
  92. 1982 - Dave Luetkenhoelter, American bassist (Kutless)
  93. 1983 - Darren Carter, English footballer
  94. 1985 - Hana Soukupová, Czech supermodel
  95. 1987 - Miki Ando, Japanese figure skater
  96. 1989 - Ashley Benson, American actress