Happy Birthday to these Scorpio's who were born on October 24th.

  1. 51 - Domitian, Roman Emperor (d. 96)
  2. 1402 - David Stewart, Duke of Rothesay, heir to the throne of Scotland (b. 1378)
  3. 1503 - Isabella of Portugal, queen of Spain and empress of Germany, wife of Charles I of Spain
  4. 1632 - Anton van Leeuwenhoek, Dutch microbiologist (d. 1723)
  5. 1675 - Richard Temple, 1st Viscount Cobham, English soldier and politician (d. 1749)
  6. 1710 - Alban Butler, English Catholic priest and writer (d. 1773)
  7. 1788 - Sarah Hale, American poet (d. 1879)
  8. 1804 - Wilhelm Eduard Weber, German physicist (d. 1891)
  9. 1811 - Ferdinand Hiller, German composer (d. 1885)
  10. 1844 - Karl Lueger, Austrian politician (d. 1910)
  11. 1854 - Hendrik Willem Bakhuis Roozeboom, Dutch chemist (d. 1907)
  12. 1855 - James S. Sherman, Vice President of the United States (d. 1912)
  13. 1857 - Ned Williamson, baseball player (d. 1894)
  14. 1868 - Alexandra David-Néel, French explorer and writer (d. 1969)
  15. 1872 - Peter O'Connor, Irish athlete (d. 1957)
  16. 1875 - Konstantin Yuon, Russian painter (d. 1958)
  17. 1882 - Dame Sybil Thorndike, British Actress (d. 1976)
  18. 1887 - Octave Lapize, French cyclist (d. 1917)
  19. 1891 - Rafael Molina-Trujillo, President of the Dominican Republic (d. 1961)
  20. 1901 - Gilda Gray, Polish-born American actress and dancer (d. 1959)
  21. 1903 - Melvin Purvis, American Federal Bureau of Investigation agent (d. 1960)
  22. 1904 - Moss Hart, American dramatist (d. 1961)
  23. 1906 - Alexander Gelfond, Russian mathematician (d. 1968)
  24. 1909 - Bill Carr, American athlete (d. 1966)
  25. 1911 - Sonny Terry, American blues musician (d. 1986)
  26. 1913 - Tito Gobbi, Italian baritone (d. 1984)
  27. 1915 - Bob Kane, American cartoonist (d. 1998)
  28. 1915 - Roger Milliken, American millionaire
  29. 1920 - Marcel-Paul Schützenberger, French mathematician (d. 1996)
  30. 1923 - Denise Levertov, English-born poet (d. 1997)
  31. 1925 - Luciano Berio, Italian composer (d. 2003)
  32. 1926 - Y. A. Tittle, American football player
  33. 1927 - Jean-Claude Pascal, French singer and actor (d.1992)
  34. 1927 - Gilbert Bécaud, French singer, composer and actor (d. 2001)
  35. 1929 - George Crumb, American composer
  36. 1929 - Yordan Radichkov, Bulgarian writer
  37. 1929 - Hubert Aquin, French Canadian novelist, political activist and editor (d. 1977)
  38. 1930 - The Big Bopper, American singer (d. 1959)
  39. 1930 - Johan Galtung, Norwegian scientist
  40. 1930 - Sultan Ahmad Shah, King of Malaysia
  41. 1931 - Sofia Gubaidulina, Russian composer
  42. 1932 - Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, French physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
  43. 1932 - Robert Mundell, Canadian economist, Nobel Prize laureate
  44. 1933 - Ronald and Reginald Kray, British gangsters
  45. 1933 - Norman Rush, American writer
  46. 1935 - Malcolm Bilson, American pianist and music professor
  47. 1936 - Bill Wyman, English musician (The Rolling Stones)
  48. 1937 - Santo Farina, American guitarist and composer (Santo & Johnny)
  49. 1939 - F. Murray Abraham, American actor
  50. 1940 - Martin Campbell, New Zealand film director
  51. 1941 - William H. Dobelle, American biomedical engineer; artificial organ pioneer
  52. 1945 - Anthony Christian, English Artist
  53. 1945 - Gérald Larose, Quebec labour union executive
  54. 1946 - Jerry Edmonton, Canadian drummer (Steppenwolf)
  55. 1947 - Kevin Kline, American actor
  56. 1948 - Paul and Barry Ryan, British composer-singer twins ("The Ryan Twins")
  57. 1948 - Kweisi Mfume, American civil rights activist, U.S. Congressman from Maryland
  58. 1950 - Steven Greenberg, composer
  59. 1950 - Rawly Eastwick, baseball player
  60. 1954 - Mike Rounds, Governor of South Dakota
  61. 1954 - Thomas J. Mulcair, Quebec politician
  62. 1957 - Ron Gardenhire, baseball manager
  63. 1960 - Ian Baker-Finch, Australian golf player
  64. 1960 - Jaime Garzón, Colombian journalist and comedian (d. 1999)
  65. 1961 - Mary Bono, U.S. Congresswoman from California
  66. 1962 - B.D. Wong, American actor
  67. 1962 - Dave Blaney, American race car driver
  68. 1966 - Roman Abramovich, Russian oil magnate and owner of Chelsea F.C.
  69. 1967 - Jacqueline McKenzie, Australian actress
  70. 1971 - Dervla Kirwan, Irish actress
  71. 1971 - Caprice Bourret, American model and actress
  72. 1972 - Scott Peterson, American murderer
  73. 1972 - Pat Williams, American football player
  74. 1973 - Levi Leipheimer, American cyclist
  75. 1973 - Jackie McNamara, Scottish footballer
  76. 1973 - Mike Matthews, baseball player
  77. 1974 - Wilton Guerrero, baseball player
  78. 1974 – Corey Dillon, American football player
  79. 1975 - Juan Pablo Ángel, Colombian footballer
  80. 1976 - Petar Stoychev, Bulgarian long distance swimmer
  81. 1977 - Iván Kaviedes, Ecuadoran footballer
  82. 1979 - Ben Gillies, Australian musician (Silverchair)
  83. 1980 - James Killian, American football player
  84. 1980 - Monica, American singer
  85. 1980 - Matthew Amoah, Ghanian footballer
  86. 1981 - Tila "Tequila" Nguyen, American model
  87. 1981 - Zac Posen, American fashion designer
  88. 1981 - Mallika Sherawat, Indian actress
  89. 1982 - Mohamed Fairuz Fauzy, Malaysian racing driver
  90. 1983 - Brian Vickers, American race car driver
  91. 1983 - Adrienne Bailon,American actress and singer
  92. 1985 - Wayne Rooney, English footballer
  93. 1989 - Eliza Taylor-Cotter, Australian actress