Happy Birthday to these Capricorn's who were born on December 27th.

  1. 1390 - Anne de Mortimer, claimant to the English throne (d. 1411)
  2. 1571 - Johannes Kepler, German astronomer (d. 1630)
  3. 1654 - Jacob Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (d. 1705)
  4. 1683 - Conyers Middleton, English minister (d. 1750)
  5. 1714 - Kristijonas Donelaitis, Lithuanian poet (d. 1780)
  6. 1715 - Philippe de Noailles, duc de Mouchy, French soldier (d. 1794)
  7. 1717 - Pope Pius VI (d. 1799)
  8. 1721 - François Hemsterhuis, Dutch philosopher (d. 1790)
  9. 1773 - George Cayley, English scientist, inventor, and politician (d. 1857)
  10. 1776 - Nikolay Kamensky, Russian general (d. 1811)
  11. 1797 - Mirza Ghalib, Indian poet (d. 1869)
  12. 1822 - Louis Pasteur, French scientist (d. 1895)
  13. 1823 - Sir Mackenzie Bowell, fifth Prime Minister of Canada (d. 1896)
  14. 1832 - Pavel Tretyakov, Russian businessman and patron of art (d. 1897)
  15. 1864 - René Georges Hermann-Paul, French artist
  16. 1879 - Sydney Greenstreet, English actor (d. 1954)
  17. 1888 - Thea von Harbou, German author and actress (d. 1954)
  18. 1896 - Carl Zuckmayer, German author and dramatist (d. 1977)
  19. 1896 - Louis Bromfield, American writer (d. 1956)
  20. 1896 - Maurice De Waele, Belgian cyclist (d. 1952)
  21. 1900 - Hans Stuck, German race car driver (d. 1978)
  22. 1901 - Marlene Dietrich, German actress and singer (d. 1992)
  23. 1906 - Oscar Levant, American pianist, composer, and actor (d. 1972)
  24. 1907 - Sebastian Haffner, German journalist and writer (d. 1999)
  25. 1910 - Charles Olson, American poet (d. 1970)
  26. 1915 - William Masters, American gynecologist (d. 2001)
  27. 1915 - Mary Kornman, American actress (d. 1973)
  28. 1915 - Gyula Zsengellér, Hungarian footballer
  29. 1917 - Onni Palaste, Finnish writer
  30. 1920 - Bruce Hobbs, American jockey (d. 2005)
  31. 1925 - Michel Piccoli, French actor
  32. 1927 - Agnes Nixon, American television producer, director, and writer
  33. 1934 - Larissa Latynina, Russian gymnast
  34. 1939 - John Amos, American actor
  35. 1941 - Michael Pinder, British musician (Moody Blues)
  36. 1942 - Byron Browne, Baseball player
  37. 1943 - Cokie Roberts, American journalist
  38. 1943 - Peter Sinfield, British lyricist and producer
  39. 1943 - Joan Manuel Serrat, Spanish musician
  40. 1943 - Pete Quaife, British musician (Kinks)
  41. 1944 - Mick Jones, British musician (Foreigner)
  42. 1947 - Tracy Nelson, American blues singer
  43. 1948 - Gérard Depardieu, French actor
  44. 1949 - Carson Kievman, American composer
  45. 1950 - Roberto Bettega, Italian footballer
  46. 1950 - Terry Bozzio, American drummer (Missing Persons)
  47. 1951 - Ernesto Zedillo, President of Mexico
  48. 1952 - Karla Bonoff, American singer and songwriter
  49. 1952 - Jay Hill, Canadian politician
  50. 1952 - David Knopfler, British musician (Dire Straits)
  51. 1955 - Barbara Olson, American political commentator (d. 2001)
  52. 1959 - Gerina Dunwich, American author
  53. 1959 - Andre Tippett, American football player
  54. 1960 - Maryam d'Abo, British actress
  55. 1962 - Mark Few, American basketball coach
  56. 1965 - Andrew Ettingshausen, Australian rugby player
  57. 1965 - Salman Khan, Indian actor
  58. 1966 - Wendy Coakley-Thompson, American writer
  59. 1966 - Bill Goldberg, American football player and professional wrestler
  60. 1966 - John Harrington, American photographer and author
  61. 1969 - Sarah Vowell, American author and journalist
  62. 1969 - Jean-Christophe Boullion, French race car driver
  63. 1971 - Joanie Laurer, American professional wrestler
  64. 1971 - Duncan Ferguson, Scottish footballer
  65. 1972 - Matt Slocum, American musician (Sixpence None The Richer)
  66. 1973 - Wilson Cruz, Puerto Rican actor
  67. 1974 - Masi Oka, Japanese-American actor
  68. 1975 - Heather O'Rourke, American actress (d. 1988)
  69. 1976 - Fernando Pisani, Canadian/Italian hockey player
  70. 1979 - David Dunn, English footballer
  71. 1979 - Carson Palmer, American football player
  72. 1981 - Emilie de Ravin, Australian actress
  73. 1982 - James Mead, American guitarist (Kutless)