Happy Birthday to these Capricorn's who were born on December 28th.

  1. 1164 - Emperor Rokujo of Japan (d. 1176)
  2. 1522 - Margaret of Austria, regent of the Netherlands (d. 1583)
  3. 1619 - Antoine Furetière, French writer (d. 1688)
  4. 1655 - Charles Cornwallis, 3rd Baron Cornwallis, First Lord of the British Admiralty (d. 1698)
  5. 1665 - George FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Northumberland, British general (d. 1716)
  6. 1778 - Franciszek Ksawery Drucki-Lubecki, Polish politician (d. 1846)
  7. 1856 - Woodrow Wilson, 28th President of the United States, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1924)
  8. 1866 - Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian, diplomat and politician (d. 1935)
  9. 1879 - Billy Mitchell, American military aviation pioneer (d. 1936)
  10. 1882 - Arthur Eddington, British astronomer and physicist (d. 1944)
  11. 1888 - Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau, German film director (d. 1931)
  12. 1898 - Carl-Gustaf Rossby, Swedish meteorologist (b. 1957)
  13. 1899 - Eugeniusz Bodo, Polish actor (d. 1943)
  14. 1902 - Mortimer Adler, American philosopher (d. 2001)
  15. 1902 - Shen Congwen, Chinese writer (d. 1988)
  16. 1903 - Earl "Fatha" Hines, American musician (d. 1983)
  17. 1903 - John von Neumann, Hungarian-born mathematician (d. 1957)
  18. 1905 - Cliff Arquette, American actor and comedian (d. 1974)
  19. 1908 - Lew Ayres, American actor (d. 1996)
  20. 1922 - Stan Lee, American comic book writer
  21. 1924 - Milton Obote, President of Uganda (d. 2005)
  22. 1925 - Hildegard Knef, German actress, singer and writer (d. 2002)
  23. 1929 - Brian Redhead, British journalist and broadcaster (d. 1994)
  24. 1929 - Terry Sawchuk, Canadian hockey player (d. 1970)
  25. 1931 - Guy Debord, French writer and filmmaker (d. 1994)
  26. 1932 - Dhirubhai Ambani, Indian businessman (d. 2002)
  27. 1932 - Manuel Puig, Argentine writer (d. 1990)
  28. 1932 - Roy Hattersley, British politician
  29. 1933 - Nichelle Nichols, American actress and singer
  30. 1934 - Maggie Smith, British actress
  31. 1934 - Yujiro Ishihara, Japanese actor (d. 1987)
  32. 1937 - Ratan Tata, Indian industrialist
  33. 1938 - Charles Neville, American musician (Neville Brothers)
  34. 1940 - Don Francisco, Chilean television host
  35. 1943 - Richard Whiteley, British television presenter (d. 2005)
  36. 1944 - Kary Mullis, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  37. 1946 - Edgar Winter, American musician
  38. 1947 - Aurelio Rodríguez, Mexican Major League Baseball player (d. 2000)
  39. 1953 - Richard Clayderman, French pianist
  40. 1954 - Denzel Washington, American actor
  41. 1956 - Nigel Kennedy, British violinist
  42. 1960 - Raymond Bourque, Canadian hockey player
  43. 1962 - Rachel Z, American jazz pianist
  44. 1967 - Chris Ware, American cartoonist
  45. 1969 - Linus Torvalds, Finnish computer programmer
  46. 1971 - Frank Sepe, American bodybuilder and model
  47. 1971 - Benny Agbayani, Hawaiian baseball player
  48. 1972 - Patrick Rafter, Australian tennis player
  49. 1972 - Adam Vinatieri, American Football player
  50. 1978 - John Legend, American singer, songwriter, and pianist
  51. 1981 - Sienna Miller, British actress
  52. 1982 - Cedric Benson, American football player
  53. 1982 - Kevin Pereira, American television host
  54. 1987 - Thomas Dekker, American actor
  55. 1989 - Mackenzie Rosman, American actress