Happy Birthday to these Cancer' who were born on July 5th.

  1. 1586 - Thomas Hooker, Connecticut colonist (d. 1647)
  2. 1653 - Thomas Pitt, British Governor of Madras (d. 1726)
  3. 1675 - Mary Walcott, American accuser at the Salem witch trials
  4. 1717 - Pedro III of Portugal, consort of Maria I of Portugal (d. 1786)
  5. 1718 - Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford, Viceroy of Ireland (d. 1794)
  6. 1794 - Sylvester Graham, American nutritionist (d. 1851)
  7. 1801 - David Farragut, American naval commander (d. 1870)
  8. 1810 - P.T. Barnum, American circus owner (d. 1891)
  9. 1841 - William C. Whitney, American financier (d. 1904)
  10. 1853 - Cecil Rhodes, South African politician (d. 1902)
  11. 1860 - Robert Bacon, American politician (d. 1919)
  12. 1879 - Wanda Landowska, Polish harpsichordist (d. 1959)
  13. 1880 - Jan Kubelík, Czech violinist (d. 1940)
  14. 1886 - Willem Drees, Prime Minister of the Netherlands (d. 1988)
  15. 1888 - Herbert Spencer Gasser, American physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1963)
  16. 1889 - Jean Cocteau, French writer (d. 1963)
  17. 1890 - Frederick Lewis Allen, American social historian (d. 1954)
  18. 1891 - John Howard Northrop, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1987)
  19. 1901 - Sergey Obraztsov, Soviet puppet master (d. 1992)
  20. 1902 - Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr., American diplomat (d. 1985)
  21. 1904 - Harold Acton, American writer and dilettante (d. 1994)
  22. 1904 - Milburn Stone, American actor (d. 1980)
  23. 1911 - Georges Pompidou, President of France (d. 1974)
  24. 1918 - George Rochberg, American composer (d. 2005)
  25. 1924 - János Starker, Hungarian cellist
  26. 1928 - Warren Oates, American actor (d. 1982)
  27. 1928 - Pierre Mauroy, Prime Minister of France
  28. 1928 - Katherine Helmond, American actress
  29. 1932 - Billy Laughlin, American actor (d. 1948)
  30. 1935 - John Gilmore (writer), American true crime author
  31. 1936 - Shirley Knight, American actress
  32. 1936 - James Mirrlees, Scottish economist, Nobel Prize laureate
  33. 1939 - Booker Edgerson, American football player
  34. 1943 - Curt Blefary, baseball player (d. 2001)
  35. 1943 - Robbie Robertson, Canadian guitarist (The Band)
  36. 1950 - Huey Lewis, American musician
  37. 1950 - Michael Monarch, American guitarist (Steppenwolf)
  38. 1951 - Rich Gossage, baseball player
  39. 1952 - H. L. Smith, II - American classical organist & composer
  40. 1955 - Peter McNamara, Australia tennis player
  41. 1957 - David Hanson, politician
  42. 1957 - Doug Wilson, Canadian hockey player
  43. 1958 - Tzipi Livni, Foreign Affairs Minister of Israel
  44. 1958 - Bill Watterson, American cartoonist
  45. 1960 - Pruitt Taylor Vince, American actor
  46. 1961 - Isabelle Poulenard, French soprano
  47. 1963 - Edie Falco, American actress
  48. 1966 - Kathryn Erbe, American actress
  49. 1966 - Gianfranco Zola, Italian footballer
  50. 1968 - Nardwuar the Human Serviette, Canadian journalist
  51. 1968 - Alex Zülle, Swiss cyclist
  52. 1969 - John LeClair, American hockey player
  53. 1969 - RZA, American rapper
  54. 1970 - Mac Dre, American rapper (d. 2004)
  55. 1971 - Derek McInnes, Scottish Footballer
  56. 1972 - Letha Weapons, porn actress
  57. 1973 - Róisín Murphy, Irish musician
  58. 1973 - Marcus Allbäck, Swedish footballer
  59. 1974 - Márcio Amoroso, Brazilian footballer
  60. 1975 - Hernán Crespo, Argentinian footballer
  61. 1976 - Mike DeWolf, American guitarist (Taproot)
  62. 1976 - Nuno Gomes, Portuguese footballer
  63. 1976 - Marina Dias, Brazilian model
  64. 1976 - Bizarre, American rapper
  65. 1977 - Royce Da 5'9", American rapper
  66. 1979 - Stiliyan Petrov, Bulgarian footballer
  67. 1979 - Shane Filan, Irish musician (Westlife)
  68. 1979 - Amélie Mauresmo, French tennis player
  69. 1980 - Jason Wade, American musician (Lifehouse)
  70. 1980 - Eva Green, French actress
  71. 1981 - Jesse Crain, Canadian-born baseball player
  72. 1982 - Alberto Gilardino, Italian footballer
  73. 1985 - Stephanie McIntosh, Australian actress
  74. 1991 - Jason Dolley, American actor
  75. 1996 - Dolly the sheep, first cloned mammal (d. 2003)