Happy Birthday to these Scorpio's who were born on October 27th.

  1. 1156 - Count Raymond VI of Toulouse (d. 1222)
  2. 1401 - Catherine of Valois, queen of Henry V of England (d. 1437)
  3. 1466 - Erasmus, Dutch humanist and theologian (d. 1536)
  4. 1728 - James Cook, British naval captain and explorer (d. 1779)
  5. 1744 - Mary Moser, English painter (d. 1819)
  6. 1760 - August von Gneisenau, Prussian field marshal (d. 1831)
  7. 1782 - Niccolò Paganini, Italian violinist and composer (d. 1840)
  8. 1811 - Isaac Singer, American inventor (d. 1875)
  9. 1811 - Stevens Thomson Mason, first Governor of Michigan (d. 1843)
  10. 1842 - Giovanni Giolitti, Italian statesman (d. 1928)
  11. 1844 - Klas Pontus Arnoldson, Swedish writer and pacifist, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1916)
  12. 1854 - Sir William Smith, Scottish founder of the Boys' Brigade (d.1914)
  13. 1858 - Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1919)
  14. 1873 - Emily Post, American etiquette author (d. 1960)
  15. 1877 - George Thompson, English cricketer (d. 1943)
  16. 1885 - Sigrid Hjertén, Swedish modernist painter (d. 1948)
  17. 1894 - Oliver Leese, British general (d. 1978)
  18. 1896 - Edith Brown, Survivor of the Titanic
  19. 1906 - Earle Cabell, American politician (d. 1975)
  20. 1910 - Jack Carson, Canadian actor (d. 1963)
  21. 1911 - Leif Erickson, American actor and singer (d. 1986)
  22. 1914 - Dylan Thomas, Welsh poet (d. 1953)
  23. 1917 - Oliver Tambo, South African freedom fighter (d. 1993)
  24. 1918 - Teresa Wright, American actress (d. 2005)
  25. 1920 - Nanette Fabray, American actress
  26. 1920 - K. R. Narayanan, 10th President of India
  27. 1921 - Warren Allen Smith, American encyclopedist (Philosopedia.org)
  28. 1922 - Poul Bundgaard, Danish actor and singer (d. 1998)
  29. 1922 - Ralph Kiner, American baseball player
  30. 1923 - Roy Lichtenstein, American artist (d. 1997)
  31. 1924 - Ruby Dee, American actress
  32. 1924 - Michel Galabru, French actor
  33. 1925 - Albert Medwin, American inventor
  34. 1926 - H.R. Haldeman, American political personality (d. 1993)
  35. 1928 - Gilles Vigneault, Québécois poet, singer and songwriter
  36. 1931 - Nawal el-Saadawi, Egyptian writer
  37. 1932 - Sylvia Plath, American poet (d. 1963)
  38. 1932 - Jean-Pierre Cassel, French actor
  39. 1933 - Floyd Cramer, American popular pianist (d. 1997)
  40. 1939 - John Cleese, British actor and writer
  41. 1940 - John Gotti, American gangster (d. 2002)
  42. 1940 - Maxine Hong Kingston, American writer
  43. 1941 - Dick Trickle, American auto racer
  44. 1945 - Luis Inácio Lula da Silva, President of Brazil
  45. 1946 - Carrie Snodgress, American actress (d. 2004)
  46. 1946 - Ivan Reitman, Czechoslovakian-born Canadian film actor, producer and director
  47. 1949 - Garry Tallent, American bass player (E Street Band)
  48. 1951 - Carlos Frenk, Mexican/British cosmologist
  49. 1950 - Fran Lebowitz, American writer
  50. 1952 - Hameed Haroon, Pakistani publisher
  51. 1952 - Roberto Benigni, Italian director and actor
  52. 1953 - Peter Firth, British actor
  53. 1957 - Jeff East, American actor
  54. 1957 - Glenn Hoddle, English footballer
  55. 1958 - Simon Le Bon, English singer (Duran Duran)
  56. 1960 - Tom Nieto, American baseball player
  57. 1963 - Marla Maples, American actress and model
  58. 1964 - Mark Taylor, Australian test cricket captain (1994-1999)
  59. 1967 - Scott Weiland, American singer (Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver)
  60. 1970 - Adrian Erlandsson, Swedish drummer (Cradle of Filth)
  61. 1972 - Evan Coyne Maloney, American filmmaker
  62. 1972 - Brad Radke, American baseball player
  63. 1972 - Marika Krook, Finnish singer (Edea)
  64. 1972 - Maria Mutola, Mozambican athlete
  65. 1973 - Jason Johnson, American baseball pitcher (Cincinnati Reds)
  66. 1975 - Zadie Smith, British novelist
  67. 1977 - Jirí Jarosík, Czech footballer
  68. 1978 - Vanessa-Mae, Singapore musician
  69. 1978 - Sergei Samsonov, Russian ice hockey player
  70. 1980 - Tanel Padar, Estonian singer
  71. 1980 - Cassia Riley, American model
  72. 1981 - Han Hye-jin, South Korean actress
  73. 1982 - Patrick Fugit, American actor
  74. 1982 - Dennis Moran, American computer hacker
  75. 1984 - Kelly Osbourne, English television personality
  76. 1987 - Andrew Bynum, American Basketball Player