Happy Birthday to these Sagittarius's who were born on December 6th.

  1. 846 -Hasan al-Askari, Shia Imam (d. 874)
  2. 1285 - King Ferdinand IV of Castile (d. 1312)
  3. 1421 - King Henry VI of England (d. 1471)
  4. 1478 - Baldassare Castiglione, Italian diplomat and author (d. 1529)
  5. 1550 - Orazio Vecchi, Italian composer (baptism) (d. 1605)
  6. 1586 - Niccolo Zucchi, Italian astronomer (d. 1670)
  7. 1608 - George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle, English soldier (d. 1670)
  8. 1637 - Sir Edmund Andros, English governor in North America (d. 1714)
  9. 1640 - Claude Fleury, French historian (d. 1723)
  10. 1642 - Johann Christoph Bach, German composer (d. 1703)
  11. 1721 - James Elphinston, British philologist (d. 1809)
  12. 1721 - Guillaume-Chrétien de Lamoignon de Malesherbes, French statesman (d. 1794)
  13. 1778 - Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac, French physicist and chemist (d. 1850)
  14. 1792 - King William II of the Netherlands (d. 1849)
  15. 1805 - Adolf Reubke, German organ builder (d. 1875)
  16. 1805 - Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, French magician (d. 1861)
  17. 1823 - Friedrich Max Müller, German orientalist (d. 1900)
  18. 1833 - John Singleton Mosby, American Confederate guerrilla leader (d. 1916)
  19. 1841 - Frédéric Bazille, French painter (d. 1870)
  20. 1849 - August von Mackensen, German field marshal (d. 1945)
  21. 1863 - Charles Martin Hall, American chemist (d. 1914)
  22. 1872 - William S. Hart, American actor (d. 1946)
  23. 1875 - Evelyn Underhill, British poet (d. 1941)
  24. 1886 - Joyce Kilmer, American poet (d. 1918)
  25. 1890 - Rudolf Schlichter, German artist and writer (d. 1955)
  26. 1890 - Yoshio Nishina, Japanese physicist (d. 1951)
  27. 1890 - Dion Fortune, British occultist (d. 1946)
  28. 1892 - Sir Osbert Sitwell, British author (d. 1969)
  29. 1896 - Ira Gershwin, American lyricist (d. 1983)
  30. 1898 - Alfred Eisenstaedt, German-born photojournalist (d. 1995)
  31. 1898 - Gunnar Myrdal, Swedish economist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Economics (d. 1987)
  32. 1900 - Agnes Moorehead, American actress (d. 1974)
  33. 1903 - Tony Lazzeri, American baseball player (d. 1946)
  34. 1905 - James J. Braddock, American boxer (d. 1974)
  35. 1908 - Pierre Graber, Swiss Federal Councilor (d. 2003)
  36. 1908 - Baby Face Nelson, American bank robber (d. 1934)
  37. 1913 - Eleanor Holm, American swimmer (d. 2004)
  38. 1916 - Hugo Peretti, American songwriter and record producer (b. 1986)
  39. 1917 - Kamal Jumblatt, leader of the Lebanese Druze (d. 1977)
  40. 1919 - Paul de Man, Belgian-born literary critic (d. 1983)
  41. 1920 - Dave Brubeck, American pianist and composer
  42. 1920 - George Porter, British chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2002)
  43. 1921 - Otto Graham, American football player (d. 2003)
  44. 1921 - Piero Piccioni - Italian musician and composer (d. 2004)
  45. 1924 - Wally Cox, American actor (d. 1973)
  46. 1928 - Bobby Van, American singer (d. 1980)
  47. 1929 - Alain Tanner, Swiss filmmaker
  48. 1929 - Nikolaus Harnoncourt, German conductor
  49. 1930 - Daniel Lisulo, Prime Minister of Zambia
  50. 1933 - Henryk Górecki, Polish composer
  51. 1935 - Jean Lapointe, Quebec comedian, singer and senator
  52. 1936 - David Ossman, American comedian
  53. 1937 - Alberto Spencer, Ecuadorian footballer (d. 2006)
  54. 1940 - Lawrence Bergman, Quebec politician
  55. 1940 - Richard Edlund, American special effects photographer
  56. 1942 - Peter Handke, Austrian writer
  57. 1945 - Shekhar Kapur, Indian filmmaker
  58. 1945 - Larry Bowa, baseball player and Major League manager
  59. 1947 - Lawrence Cannon, Canadian politician
  60. 1948 - JoBeth Williams, American actress
  61. 1948 - Keke Rosberg, Finnish race car driver
  62. 1950 - Joe Hisaishi, Japanese composer
  63. 1952 - Rick Charlesworth, Australian Hockey player
  64. 1952 - Craig Newmark, Founder of craigslist
  65. 1953 - Tom Hulce, American actor
  66. 1953 - Gary Ward, baseball player
  67. 1955 - Steven Wright, American comedian
  68. 1955 - Rick Buckler, British drummer (The Jam)
  69. 1956 - Peter Buck, American guitarist (R.E.M.)
  70. 1956 - Randy Rhoads, American guitarist (d. 1982)
  71. 1958 - Nick Park, British filmmaker and animator
  72. 1961 - David Lovering, American drummer (the Pixies)
  73. 1962 - Janine Turner, American actress
  74. 1963 - Ulrich Thomsen, Danish actor
  75. 1967 - Hacken Lee, Hong Kong singer
  76. 1970 - Éric Lemieux, Quebec keyboardist (La Chicane)
  77. 1971 - Richard Krajicek, Dutch tennis player
  78. 1971 - Ryan White, American AIDS activist (d. 1990)
  79. 1972 - Rick Short, Baseball player
  80. 1974 - Nick Stajduhar, Canadian ice hockey player
  81. 1975 - Noel Clarke, English actor and writer
  82. 1976 - Colleen Haskell, American television personality
  83. 1977 - Kevin Cash, baseball player
  84. 1977 - Andrew Flintoff, England cricketer
  85. 1977 - Paul McVeigh, Irish footballer
  86. 1978 - Darrell Jackson, American Football Player
  87. 1979 - Tim Cahill, Australia footballer
  88. 1980 - Steve Lovell, British footballer
  89. 1982 - Sean Ervine, Zimbabwean cricketer
  90. 1982 - Ryan Carnes, American actor
  91. 1985 - Dulce Maria, Mexican actress and singer
  92. 1986 - Cintia Dicker, Brazilian model
  93. 1993 - Elián González, Cuban subject of child custody battle