Happy Birthday to these Libra's who were born on October 20th.

  1. 1463 - Alessandro Achillini, Italian philosopher (d. 1512)
  2. 1469 - Guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism (d. 1539)
  3. 1496 - Claude, Duke of Guise, French soldier (d. 1550)
  4. 1616 - Thomas Bartholin, Danish physician, mathematician, and theologian (d. 1680)
  5. 1620 - Aelbert Cuyp, Dutch painter (d. 1691)
  6. 1632 - Sir Christopher Wren, English architect (d. 1723)
  7. 1656 - Nicolas de Largillière, French painter (d. 1746)
  8. 1660 - Robert Bertie, 1st Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (d. 1723)
  9. 1677 - Stanislaus I Leszczynski, King of Poland (d. 1766)
  10. 1711 - Timothy Ruggles, American-born Tory politician (d. 1795)
  11. 1719 - Gottfried Achenwall, German statistician (d. 1772)
  12. 1759 - Chauncey Goodrich, U.S. Senator from Connecticut (d. 1815)
  13. 1784 - Henry Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1865)
  14. 1808 - Karl Andree, German geographer (d. 1875)
  15. 1819 - The Báb, Persian founder of the Bábí Faith (d. 1850)
  16. 1819 - Carl Mikuli, Polish pianist (d. 1897)
  17. 1822 - Thomas Hughes, English novelist (d. 1896)
  18. 1854 - Arthur Rimbaud, French poet (d. 1891)
  19. 1858 - John Burns, English politician (d. 1943)
  20. 1859 - John Dewey, American philosopher (d. 1952)
  21. 1874 - Charles Ives, American composer (d. 1954)
  22. 1882 - Bela Lugosi, Hungarian-born actor (d. 1956)
  23. 1889 - Margaret Dumont, American actress (d. 1965)
  24. 1890 - Jelly Roll Morton, American composer (d. 1941)
  25. 1891 - James Chadwick, English physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1974)
  26. 1891 - Jomo Kenyatta, President of Kenya (d. 1978)
  27. 1893 - Charley Chase, American comedian (d. 1940)
  28. 1894 - Olive Thomas, American actress (d. 1920)
  29. 1897 - Crown Prince Eun of Korea (d. 1970)
  30. 1900 - Wayne Morse, U.S. Senator from Oregon (d. 1974)
  31. 1904 - Anna Neagle, English actress (d. 1986)
  32. 1904 - Tommy Clement Douglas, Canadian politician (d. 1986)
  33. 1905 - Ellery Queen, pseudonym of two American writers (d. 1982)
  34. 1907 - Arlene Francis, American television personality (d. 2001)
  35. 1913 - Grandpa Jones, American banjo player and singer (d. 1998)
  36. 1914 - Fayard Nicholas, American dancer (d. 2006)
  37. 1917 - Jean-Pierre Melville, French director (d. 1973)
  38. 1918 - Robert Lochner, German journalist (d. 2003)
  39. 1922 - John Anderson, American actor (d. 1992)
  40. 1925 - Art Buchwald, American newspaper columnist
  41. 1931 - Mickey Mantle, baseball player (d. 1995)
  42. 1932 - Rosey Brown, American football player (d. 2004)
  43. 1932 - William Christopher, American actor (M*A*S*H)
  44. 1934 - Eddie Harris, American jazz saxophonist (d. 1996)
  45. 1934 - Michiko, empress of Japan
  46. 1935 - Jerry Orbach, American actor (d. 2004)
  47. 1937 - Juan Marichal, baseball player
  48. 1937 - Wanda Jackson, American rock and rockabilly singer
  49. 1938 - Iain MacMillan, Abbey Road Photographer (d. 2006)
  50. 1940 - Kathy Kirby, British singer
  51. 1940 - Robert Pinsky, American poet and Poet Laureate of the United States
  52. 1942 - Earl Hindman, American actor (d. 2003)
  53. 1942 - Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, German biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  54. 1944 - David Mancuso, American disc jockey
  55. 1946 - Elfriede Jelinek, Austrian writer, Nobel Prize laureate
  56. 1946 - Lucien Van Impe, Belgian cyclist
  57. 1949 - Valeri Borzov, Ukrainian athlete
  58. 1950 - Tom Petty, American musician
  59. 1951 - Claudio Ranieri, Italian football player and manager
  60. 1953 - Keith Hernandez, baseball player
  61. 1953 - Bill Nunn, American actor
  62. 1954 - Steve Orich, Orchestrator
  63. 1955 - Aaron Pryor, American boxer
  64. 1955 - David Profumo, English novelist
  65. 1956 - Danny Boyle, English film director
  66. 1958 - Dave Finlay, Northern Irish professional wrestler
  67. 1958 - Lynn Flewelling, American fantasy author
  68. 1958 - Viggo Mortensen, American actor
  69. 1958 - Dave Krieg, American football player
  70. 1958 - Ivo Pogorelic, Croatian pianist
  71. 1958 - Scott Hall, American professional wrestler
  72. 1960 - Konstantin Aseev, Russian chess player (d. 2004)
  73. 1961 - Ian Rush, Welsh footballer
  74. 1961 - Michie Tomizawa, Japanese Voice Actress
  75. 1963 - Julie Payette, Canadian astronaut
  76. 1965 - William Zabka, American actor
  77. 1966 - Allan Donald, South African cricketer
  78. 1966 - Stefan Raab, German entertainer
  79. 1966 - Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, Al-Qaeda leader (d. 2006)
  80. 1967 - Luck Mervil, Québécois actor and singer
  81. 1969 - Juan Gonzalez, baseball player
  82. 1969 - Laurie Daley, Australian rugby league player
  83. 1970 - Chavo Guerrero, Jr., American professional wrestler
  84. 1970 - Michelle Malkin, American political commentator and author
  85. 1971 - Dannii Minogue, Australian singer
  86. 1971 - Snoop Dogg, American rapper
  87. 1976 - Tom Wisniewski, American guitarist (MxPx)
  88. 1977 - Matt Jansen, English footballer
  89. 1978 - Virender Sehwag, Indian cricketer
  90. 1979 - John Krasinski, American actor
  91. 1981 - Willis McGahee, American football player
  92. 1983 - Alex Nackman, musician
  93. 1983 - Takayuki Yamada, Japanese Actor
  94. 1983 - Luis Saritama, Ecuadorian footballer
  95. 1984 - Scott Fuller, radio personality
  96. 1984 - Florent Sinama-Pongolle, French footballer
  97. 1985 - Jennifer Nicole Freeman, American actress
  98. 1985 - James Sutton, British Racing Driver
  99. 1988 - Risa Niigaki, Japanese singer (Morning Musume)