Happy Birthday to these Leo's who were born on July 24th.

  1. 1660 - Charles Talbot, 1st Duke of Shrewsbury, English politician (d. 1718)
  2. 1725 - John Newton English cleric and hymnist (d. 1807)
  3. 1757 - Vladimir Borovikovsky, Russian painter (d. 1825)
  4. 1783 - Simón Bolívar, South American liberator (d. 1830)
  5. 1786 - Joseph Nicollet, French mathematician and explorer (d. 1843)
  6. 1794 - Johan Georg Forchhammer, Danish geologist (d. 1865)
  7. 1802 - Alexandre Dumas, père, French writer (d. 1870)
  8. 1803 - Adolphe Charles Adam, French composer (d. 1856)
  9. 1826 - Ivan Bloch, Military theorist and peace activist (d. 1902)
  10. 1851 - Friedrich Schottky, German mathematician (d. 1935)
  11. 1853 - William Gillette, American actor and author (d. 1937)
  12. 1856 - Charles Émile Picard, French mathematician (d. 1941)
  13. 1857 - Henrik Pontoppidan, Danish writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1943)
  14. 1860 - Alfons Mucha, Czech artist (d. 1939)
  15. 1864 - Frank Wedekind, German writer (d. 1918)
  16. 1874 - Oswald Chambers, Christian writer (d. 1917)
  17. 1878 - Lord Dunsany, Irish writer (d. 1957)
  18. 1880 - Ernest Bloch, Swiss composer (d. 1959)
  19. 1895 - Robert Graves, English author (d. 1985)
  20. 1897 - Amelia Earhart, American aviator (disappeared 1937)
  21. 1899 - Chief Dan George, Meti actor (d. 1981)
  22. 1908 - Cootie Williams, American trumpeter (d. 1985)
  23. 1916 - John D. MacDonald, American novelist, (d. 1986)
  24. 1917 - Robert Farnon, Canadian-born conductor, composer, and arranger (d. 2005)
  25. 1918 - Ruggiero Ricci, American violinist
  26. 1919 - Ferdinand Kübler, Swiss cyclist
  27. 1920 - Bella Abzug, U.S. Congresswoman from New York (d. 1998)
  28. 1931 - Ermanno Olmi, Italian director
  29. 1931 - Éric Tabarly, French sailor (d. 1998)
  30. 1933 - Doug Sanders, American golfer
  31. 1935 - Pat Oliphant, Australian political cartoonist
  32. 1936 - Ruth Buzzi, American actress and comedienne
  33. 1936 - Mark Goddard, American actor
  34. 1938 - Eugene J. Martin, American painter, artist
  35. 1940 - Stanley Hauerwas, American theologian
  36. 1942 - Chris Sarandon, American actor
  37. 1945 - Azim Premji, Indian businessman
  38. 1947 - Robert Hays, American actor
  39. 1947 - Peter Serkin, American pianist
  40. 1949 - Michael Richards, American comedian
  41. 1949 - Yves Duteil, French singer and songwriter
  42. 1951 - Lynda Carter, American actress
  43. 1951 - Chris Smith, British politician
  44. 1952 - Gus Van Sant, American film director
  45. 1955 - Andrzej Luczak, Polish stucco decorator, painter, photographer
  46. 1957 - Pam Tillis, American singer
  47. 1963 - Paul Geary, American musician (Extreme)
  48. 1963 - Julie Krone, American jockey
  49. 1963 - Karl Malone, American basketball player
  50. 1964 - Barry Bonds, American baseball player
  51. 1964 - PJ Phillips, British musician
  52. 1965 - Kadeem Hardison, American actor
  53. 1966 - Martin Keown, English footballer
  54. 1968 - Kristin Chenoweth, American singer and actress
  55. 1968 - Laura Leighton, American actress
  56. 1969 - Rick Fox, Canadian basketball player
  57. 1969 - Jennifer Lopez, American actress and singer
  58. 1970 - Stephanie Adams, American model and author
  59. 1975 - Torrie Wilson, American wrestler
  60. 1975 - Eric Szmanda, American actor
  61. 1976 - Nate Bump, American baseball player
  62. 1976 - Tiago Monteiro, Portuguese Formula One driver
  63. 1977 - Mehdi Mahdavikia, Iranian football player
  64. 1979 - Stat Quo, American rapper
  65. 1979 - José Valverde, American baseball player
  66. 1980 - Gauge, American pornographic actress
  67. 1981 - Summer Glau, American actress
  68. 1982 - Anna Paquin, Canadian-born actress
  69. 1982 - Elise Crombez, Belgian supermodel
  70. 1983 - Daniele De Rossi,Italian Football player
  71. 1984 - John Dhani Lennevald, Swedish singer (former A-Teens member)
  72. 1985 - Teagan Presley, American pornographic actress
  73. 1985 - Patrice Bergeron, Canadian hockey player
  74. 1986 - Justin Berry, American anti-child porn advocate
  75. 1987 - Mara Wilson, American actress
  76. 1990 - Daveigh Chase, American actress
  77. 1998 - Bindi Irwin, activist and daughter of Steve Irwin