Happy Birthday to these Cancer' who were born on July 7th.

  1. 1053 - Emperor Shirakawa of Japan (d. 1129)
  2. 1119 - Emperor Sutoku of Japan (d. 1164)
  3. 1586 - Thomas Howard, 21st Earl of Arundel, English statesman (d. 1646)
  4. 1746 - Giuseppe Piazzi, Italian astronomer (d. 1826)
  5. 1752 - Joseph-Marie Jacquard, French inventor (d. 1834)
  6. 1766 - Guillaume Philibert Duhesme, French general (d. 1815)
  7. 1843 - Camillo Golgi, Italian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (d. 1926)
  8. 1848 - Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves, President of Brazil (d. 1919)
  9. 1855 - Ludwig Ganghofer, German writer (d. 1920)
  10. 1860 - Gustav Mahler, Austrian composer (d. 1911)
  11. 1884 - Lion Feuchtwanger, German dramatist and narrator (d. 1958)
  12. 1887 - Marc Chagall, Russian-born painter (d. 1985)
  13. 1893 - Miroslav Krleža, Croatian writer (d. 1981)
  14. 1899 - George Cukor, American director (d. 1983)
  15. 1901 - Vittorio De Sica, Italian director (d. 1974)
  16. 1901 - Sam Katzman, American film producer (d. 1973)
  17. 1902 - Ted "Double Duty" Radcliffe, baseball player (d. 2005)
  18. 1904 - Simone Beck, French chef (d. 1991)
  19. 1906 - William Feller, Croatian mathematician (d.1970)
  20. 1906 - Leroy "Satchel" Paige, baseball player (d. 1982)
  21. 1907 - Robert A. Heinlein, American writer (d. 1988)
  22. 1908 - Revilo P. Oliver, American professor (d. 1994)
  23. 1911 - Gian Carlo Menotti, Italian-born composer
  24. 1917 - Fidel Sánchez Hernández, President of El Salvador (d. 2003)
  25. 1919 - Jon Pertwee, British actor (d. 1996)
  26. 1921 - Adolf von Thadden, German politician (d. 1996)
  27. 1922 - Pierre Cardin, French fashion designer
  28. 1924 - Mary Ford, American singer teamed with guitarist Les Paul (d. 1977)
  29. 1928 - Bálint Balla, Hungarian-German sociologist.
  30. 1929 - Hasan Abidi, Pakistani journalist and Urdu poet (d. 2005)
  31. 1927 - Doc Severinsen, American composer and musician
  32. 1932 - Josef Zawinul, Austrian composer and musician
  33. 1933 - Murray Halberg, New Zealand runner
  34. 1933 - David McCullough, American historian and author
  35. 1937 - Tung Chee-Hwa, Hong Kong administrator
  36. 1940 - Ringo Starr, English drummer and singer (The Beatles)
  37. 1941 - Michael Howard, British politician
  38. 1941 - Bill Oddie, English comedian and ornithologist
  39. 1942 - Carmen Duncan, Australian actress
  40. 1943 - Toto Cutugno, Italian singer
  41. 1945 - Michael Ancram, British politician
  42. 1947 - Howard Rheingold, American author
  43. 1947 - Rob Townsend, English drummer (Family)
  44. 1949 - Shelley Duvall, American actress
  45. 1955 - Len Barker, Major League Baseball player, pitcher of 10th ever perfect game
  46. 1959 - Ben Linder, American engineer (murdered) (d. 1987)
  47. 1963 - Vonda Shepard, American singer
  48. 1965 - Paula Devicq, Canadian actress
  49. 1965 - Mo Collins, American actress
  50. 1966 - Gundula Krause, German folk violinist
  51. 1967 - Jackie Neal, American singer
  52. 1968 - Jeff VanderMeer, American writer
  53. 1969 - Joe Sakic, Canadian hockey player
  54. 1969 - Cree Summer, Canadian voice actress and singer
  55. 1970 - Wayne McCullough, Irish boxer
  56. 1970 - Erik Zabel, German cyclist
  57. 1973 - Jose Jimenez, baseball player
  58. 1974 - Karlis Skrastins, Latvian-born hockey player
  59. 1975 - Michael Voss, Australian footballer
  60. 1980 - Deidre Downs, American beauty queen
  61. 1980 - Michelle Kwan, American figure skater
  62. 1981 - Synyster Gates, American musician (Avenged Sevenfold)
  63. 1982 - Cassidy, American rapper
  64. 1982 - Mike Glita, American bassist (Senses Fail)
  65. 1988 - Kaci Brown, American singer