Happy Birthday to these Cancer' who were born on July 2nd.

  1. 419 - Valentinian III, Roman Emperor (d. 455)
  2. 1029 - Caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (d. 1094)
  3. 1262 - Arthur II, Duke of Brittany (d. 1312)
  4. 1489 - Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 1556)
  5. 1647 - Daniel Finch, 2nd Earl of Nottingham, English privy councilor (d. 1730)
  6. 1665 - Samuel Penhallow, English-born American colonist and historian (d. 1726)
  7. 1714 - Christoph Willibald von Gluck, German composer (d. 1787)
  8. 1724 - Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, German poet (d. 1803)
  9. 1820 - George Law Curry, Newspaper publisher and Governor of Oregon (d. 1878)
  10. 1821 - Charles Tupper, sixth Prime Minister of Canada (d. 1915)
  11. 1856 - Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Indian nationalist leader (d. 1920)
  12. 1862 - William Henry Bragg, English physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1942)
  13. 1865 - Lily Braun, German writer (d. 1916)
  14. 1876 - Wilhelm Cuno, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1933)
  15. 1877 - Hermann Hesse, German-born writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1962)
  16. 1884 - Alfons Maria Jakob, German neurologist (d. 1931)
  17. 1900 - Tyrone Guthrie, English actor (d. 1971)
  18. 1903 - Alec Douglas-Home, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1995)
  19. 1903 - King Olav V of Norway (d. 1991)
  20. 1906 - Hans Bethe, German-born nuclear physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2005)
  21. 1908 - Thurgood Marshall, U. S. Supreme Court Justice (d. 1993)
  22. 1914 - Frederick Fennell, American conductor (d. 2004)
  23. 1914 - Mário Schenberg, Brazilian physicist (d. 1990)
  24. 1916 - Ken Curtis, American actor and singer (d. 1991)
  25. 1916 - Hans-Ulrich Rudel, German pilot (d. 1982)
  26. 1918 - Wibo, Dutch cartoonist (d. 2005)
  27. 1923 - Wislawa Szymborska, Polish writer, Nobel Prize laureate
  28. 1925 - Medgar Evers, American civil rights activist (d. 1963)
  29. 1925 - Patrice Lumumba, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (d. 1961)
  30. 1927 - Brock Peters, American actor (d. 2005)
  31. 1929 - Imelda Marcos, First Lady of the Philippines
  32. 1930 - Carlos Menem, President of Argentina
  33. 1932 - Dave Thomas, American fast food entrepreneur (d. 2002)
  34. 1933 - Kenny Wharram, Canadian hockey player
  35. 1937 - Polly Holliday, American actress
  36. 1937 - Richard Petty, American race car driver
  37. 1939 - John H. Sununu, White House Chief of Staff under George HW Bush
  38. 1939 - Alexandros Panagoulis, Greek politician and poet
  39. 1940 - Kenneth Harry Clarke, British politician
  40. 1942 - Vicente Fox, President of Mexico
  41. 1943 - Walter Godefroot, Belgian cyclist
  42. 1946 - Richard Axel, American scientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  43. 1946 - Ron Silver, American actor
  44. 1947 - Larry David, American television producer
  45. 1949 - Roy Bittan, American keyboardist (E Street Band)
  46. 1953 - Mark Hart, British musician (Crowded House and Supertramp)
  47. 1954 - Pete Briquette, English bassist (Boomtown Rats)
  48. 1955 - Andrew Divoff, Venezuelan actor
  49. 1955 - Kevin Michael Grace, Canadian journalist and blogger
  50. 1956 - Jerry Hall, American actress and model
  51. 1957 - Bret "Hitman" Hart, Canadian professional wrestler
  52. 1958 - Thomas Bickerton, American Methodist bishop
  53. 1959 - Mike Hallett, English snooker player
  54. 1960 - Terry Rossio, American screenwriter
  55. 1964 - José Canseco, baseball player
  56. 1964 - Ozzie Canseco, baseball player
  57. 1964 - Joe Magrane, baseball player
  58. 1964 - Charles Robinson, American professional wrestling referee
  59. 1970 - Yancy Butler, American actress
  60. 1970 - Steve Morrow, Irish footballer
  61. 1970 - Scott Garland, American professional wrestler
  62. 1970 - Monie Love, English rapper and disc jockey
  63. 1971 - Evelyn Lau, Canadian author
  64. 1973 - Peter Kay , British comedian
  65. 1974 - Sean Casey, baseball player
  66. 1974 - Moon So-ri, South Korean actress
  67. 1974 - Matthew Reilly, Australian author
  68. 1974 - Rocky Gray, American musician
  69. 1975 - Erik Ohlsson, Swedish guitarist (Millencolin)
  70. 1976 - Tomáš Vokoun, Czech hockey player
  71. 1978 - Jüri Ratas, Estonian politician
  72. 1979 - Sam Hornish, Jr., American race car driver
  73. 1979 - Joe Thornton, Canadian hockey player
  74. 1981 - Alex Koroknay-Palicz, American youth rights activist
  75. 1981 - Angel Pagán, Professional baseball player
  76. 1983 - Michelle Branch, American musician
  77. 1985 - Ashley Tisdale, American actress
  78. 1985 - Chad Henne, American football player
  79. 1986 - Lindsay Lohan, American actress and musician
  80. 1986 - Choi Dae Hyun, South Korean model from Germany