Happy Birthday to these Pisces' who were born on February 19.

  1. 1473 - Nicolaus Copernicus, mathematician and astronomer (d. 1543)
  2. 1526 - Charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (d. 1609)
  3. 1552 - Melchior Klesl, Austrian cardinal and statesman (d. 1630)
  4. 1630 - Shivaji, founder of the Maratha Empire (d. 1680)
  5. 1660 - Friedrich Hoffmann, German physician and chemist (d. 1742)
  6. 1717 - David Garrick, British actor (d. 1779)
  7. 1722 - Tiphaigne de la Roche, French writer (d. 1774)
  8. 1743 - Luigi Boccherini, Italian composer (d. 1805)
  9. 1802 - Wilhelm Matthias Naeff, Swiss Federal Councillor (d. 1881)
  10. 1804 - Carl Freiherr von Rokitansky, German physician (d. 1878)
  11. 1804 - David Wark, Canadian politician (d. 1905)
  12. 1821 - August Schleicher, German linguist (d. 1868)
  13. 1833 - Élie Ducommun, Swiss journalist, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1906)
  14. 1859 - Svante Arrhenius, Swedish chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1927)
  15. 1865 - Sven Hedin, Swedish explorer (d. 1952)
  16. 1876 - Constantin Brancusi, Romanian sculptor (d. 1957)
  17. 1877 - Gabriele Münter, German painter (d. 1962)
  18. 1888 - José Eustasio Rivera, Colombian writer (d. 1928)
  19. 1893 - Sir Cedric Hardwicke, British actor (d. 1964)
  20. 1895 - Louis Calhern, American actor (d. 1956)
  21. 1897 - Alma Rubens, American actress (d. 1931)
  22. 1899 - Yury Olesha, Russian novelist (d. 1960)
  23. 1900 - Giorgos Seferis, Greek writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1971)
  24. 1902 - Kay Boyle, American writer (d. 1992)
  25. 1904 - Havank, Dutch writer (d. 1964)
  26. 1911 - Merle Oberon, British actress (d. 1979)
  27. 1912 - Stan Kenton, American musician (d. 1979)
  28. 1912 - Saul Chaplin, American composer (d. 1997)
  29. 1913 - Prince Pedro Gastão of Orléans-Braganza, pretender to the title Emperor of Brazil
  30. 1914 - Jacques Dufilho, French comedian (d. 2005)
  31. 1916 - Eddie Arcaro, American jockey (d. 1997)
  32. 1917 - Carson McCullers, American author (d. 1967)
  33. 1920 - Jaan Kross, Estonian writer
  34. 1920 - George Rose, British music hall entertainer (d. 1988)
  35. 1920 - C. Z. Guest, American socialite (d. 2003)
  36. 1924 - David Bronstein, Ukrainian chess player
  37. 1924 - Lee Marvin, American actor (d. 1987)
  38. 1930 - John Frankenheimer, American film director (d. 2002)
  39. 1934 - Carole Eastman, American screenwriter (d. 2004)
  40. 1936 - Sam Myers, American musician and songwriter (d. 2006)
  41. 1936 - Marin Sorescu, Romanian writer and novelist (d. 1997)
  42. 1940 - Smokey Robinson, American musician
  43. 1940 - Saparmurat Niyazov, President of Turkmenistan
  44. 1941 - David Gross, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
  45. 1942 - Paul Krause, American football player
  46. 1943 - Lou Christie, American singer
  47. 1943 - Tim Hunt, British biochemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  48. 1945 - Michael Nader, American actor
  49. 1946 - Karen Silkwood, American activist (d. 1974)
  50. 1947 - Tim Shadbolt, mayor of Invercargill, New Zealand
  51. 1948 - Pim Fortuyn, Dutch politician (d. 2002)
  52. 1948 - Tony Iommi, British musician (Black Sabbath)
  53. 1948 - Big John Studd, Professional wrestler
  54. 1949 - Dan Bunten, American software developer (d. 1998)
  55. 1950 - Andy Powell, British Musician
  56. 1951 - Stephen Nichols, American actor
  57. 1951 - Tahir-ul-Qadri, Pakastani Islamic scholar
  58. 1952 - Amy Tan, American novelist
  59. 1952 - Rodolfo Neri Vela, Mexican astronaut
  60. 1953 - Massimo Troisi, Italian actor (d. 1994)
  61. 1954 - Socrates, Brazilian footballer
  62. 1955 - Jeff Daniels, American actor
  63. 1956 - Roderick MacKinnon, American biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
  64. 1956 - Kathleen Beller, American actress
  65. 1957 - Falco, Austrian singer (d. 1998)
  66. 1957 - Ray Winstone, British actor
  67. 1960 - Andrew, Duke of York
  68. 1962 - Hana Mandlikova, Czech tennis player
  69. 1963 - Seal, British singer
  70. 1964 - Dmitri Lipskerov, Russian writer
  71. 1966 - Justine Bateman, American actress
  72. 1966 - Paul Haarhuis, Dutch tennis player
  73. 1966 - Enzo Scifo, Belgian footballer
  74. 1967 - Benicio Del Toro, Puerto Rican actor
  75. 1969 - Burton C. Bell, American vocalist
  76. 1972 - Francine, American wrestler
  77. 1974 - Danny Doring, American wrestler
  78. 1977 - Gianluca Zambrotta, Italian footballer
  79. 1978 - Immortal Technique, American rapper
  80. 1979 - Mariska, Finnish rapper
  81. 1979 - Clinton Morrison, Irish International footballer
  82. 1981 - Gil Reyes, American boxer
  83. 1983 - Vitas, Russian singer
  84. 1983 - Mika Nakashima, Japanese singer/actress
  85. 1985 - Haylie Duff, American singer/actress
  86. 1986 - Reon Kadena, Japanese model/actress
  87. 1986 - Maria Mena, Norwegian singer
  88. 1986 - Judith Bingham, American singer/songwriter
  89. 1993 - Victoria Justice, American actress