Happy Birthday to these Leo's who were born on July 29th.

  1. 1166 - Henry II of Champagne (d. 1197)
  2. 1605 - Simon Dach, German poet (d. 1659)
  3. 1763 - Philip Charles Durham, Royal Navy Admiral (d. 1845)
  4. 1801 - George Bradshaw, English publisher (d. 1853)
  5. 1805 - Alexis de Tocqueville, French historian and political scientist (d. 1859)
  6. 1843 - Johannes Schmidt, German linguist (d. 1901)
  7. 1849 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (d. 1923)
  8. 1865 - Alexander Glazunov, Russian composer (d. 1936)
  9. 1869 - Booth Tarkington, American author (d. 1946)
  10. 1872 - Eric Alfred Knudsen, American author, folklorist (d. 1957)
  11. 1874 - James Shaver Woodsworth, Canadian minister and politician (d. 1942)
  12. 1876 - Maria Ouspenskaya, Russian-born actress (d. 1949)
  13. 1878 - Don Marquis, American author (d. 1937)
  14. 1883 - Porfirio Barba-Jacob, Colombian poet and writer (d. 1942)
  15. 1883 - Benito Mussolini, Italian dictator (d. 1945)
  16. 1884 - Ralph A. Bard, U.S. Navy Undersecretary (d. 1975)
  17. 1887 - Sigmund Romberg, Hungarian-born composer (d. 1951)
  18. 1892 - William Powell, American actor (d. 1984)
  19. 1897 - Sir Neil Ritchie, British general (d. 1983)
  20. 1898 - Isidor Isaac Rabi, American physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1988)
  21. 1900 - Eyvind Johnson, Swedish writer, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1976)
  22. 1904 - J. R. D. Tata, Indian pioneer aviator (d. 1993)
  23. 1905 - Clara Bow, American actress (d. 1965)
  24. 1905 - Dag Hammarskjöld, Swedish 2nd UN Secretary-General, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1961)
  25. 1905 - Thelma Todd, American actress (d. 1935)
  26. 1905 - Stanley Kunitz, American poet (d. 2006)
  27. 1906 - Diana Vreeland, French-born fashion editor (d. 1989)
  28. 1907 - Melvin Belli, American lawyer and actor (d. 1996)
  29. 1913 - Erich Priebke, Nazi war criminal
  30. 1914 - Irwin Corey, American stand-up comedian.
  31. 1916 - Charlie Christian, American jazz guitar virtuoso (d. 1942)
  32. 1916 - Budd Boetticher, American film director (d. 2001)
  33. 1918 - Edwin O'Connor, American novelist and Pulitzer Prize for Fiction winner (d. 1968)
  34. 1920 - Rodolfo Acosta, Mexican actor (d. 1974)
  35. 1924 - Lloyd Bochner, Canadian actor (d. 2005)
  36. 1924 - Elizabeth Short, Victim in the Black Dahlia murder case (d. 1947)
  37. 1925 - Mikis Theodorakis, Greek composer
  38. 1925 - Ted Lindsay, professional ice hockey player
  39. 1927 - Harry Mulisch, Dutch author
  40. 1929 - Jean Baudrillard, French philosopher
  41. 1930 - Paul Taylor, American dancer and choreographer
  42. 1932 - Nancy Kassebaum Baker, United States Senator from Kansas
  43. 1933 - Lou Albano, American pro wrestling manager
  44. 1935 - Peter Schreier, German tenor
  45. 1936 - Elizabeth Dole, U.S. Senator from North Carolina
  46. 1937 - Daniel McFadden, American economist, Nobel Prize Laureate
  47. 1938 - Peter Jennings, Canadian-born journalist (d. 2005)
  48. 1941 - David Warner, Canadian actor
  49. 1942 - Tony Sirico, American actor
  50. 1943 - David Taylor, English snooker player
  51. 1951 - Dan Driessen, baseball player
  52. 1953 - Ken Burns, American producer and director
  53. 1953 - Geddy Lee, Canadian musician(Rush)
  54. 1956 - Teddy Atlas, American boxing trainer and commentator
  55. 1957 - Nellie Kim, Russian gymnast
  56. 1955 - Dave Stevens, Illustrator
  57. 1959 - Sanjay Dutt, Indian actor
  58. 1959 - Ruud Janssen, Dutch writer and artist
  59. 1959 - Dave LaPoint, baseball player
  60. 1962 - Scott Steiner, US professional wrestler
  61. 1965 - Chang-Rae Lee, Korean-born author
  62. 1965 - Luis Alicea, Baseball player
  63. 1966 - Martina McBride, American singer
  64. 1969 - Adele Stevens, model and erotic actress
  65. 1972 - Wil Wheaton, American actor
  66. 1973 - Stephen Dorff, American actor
  67. 1973 - Wanya Morris, American singer (Boyz II Men)
  68. 1975 - Corrado Grabbi, Italian footballer
  69. 1976 - Josh Radnor, American actor
  70. 1979 - Abs Breen, English singer
  71. 1979 - Karim Essediri, Tunisian footballer
  72. 1980 - Fernando Gonz√°lez, Chilean tennis player
  73. 1980 - Rachel Miner, American actress
  74. 1981 - Fernando Alonso, Spanish race car driver
  75. 1982 - Allison Mack, American actress