Happy Birthday to these Libra's who were born on October 6th.

  1. 1289 - King Wenceslaus III of Bohemia (d. 1306)
  2. 1459 - Martin Behaim, German navigator and geographer (d. 1507)
  3. 1510 - Rowland Taylor, English clergyman (d. 1555)
  4. 1552 - Matteo Ricci, Italian Jesuit missionary (d. 1610)
  5. 1573 - Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton, English patron of the theater (d. 1624)
  6. 1610 - Charles de Sainte-Maure, duc de Montausier, French soldier (d. 1690)
  7. 1716 - George Montague-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax, English statesman (d. 1771)
  8. 1744 - James McGill, Scottish-Canadian businessman and philanthropist (d. 1813)
  9. 1769 - Sir Isaac Brock, British commander (d. 1812)
  10. 1773 - King Louis-Philippe of France (d. 1850)
  11. 1801 - Hippolyte Carnot, French statesman (d. 1888)
  12. 1803 - Heinrich Wilhelm Dove, German physicist (d. 1879)
  13. 1820 - Jenny Lind, Swedish soprano (d. 1887)
  14. 1831 - Richard Dedekind, German mathematician (d. 1916)
  15. 1838 - Giuseppe Cesare Abba, Italian patriot and writer (d. 1910)
  16. 1846 - George Westinghouse, American engineer and inventor (d. 1914)
  17. 1866 - Reginald Fessenden, Canadian-born inventor and radio pioneer (d. 1932)
  18. 1872 - Mikhail Kuzmin, Russian writer (d. 1936)
  19. 1876 - Ernest Lapointe, French-Canadian politician (d. 1941)
  20. 1882 - Karol Szymanowski, Polish composer and pianist (d. 1937)
  21. 1886 - Edwin Fischer, Swiss pianist and conductor (d. 1960)
  22. 1887 - Le Corbusier, Swiss architect (d. 1965)
  23. 1888 - Roland Garros, French pilot (d. 1918)
  24. 1895 - Caroline Gordon, American writer and critic (d. 1981)
  25. 1900 - Stan Nichols, English cricketer (d. 1961)
  26. 1903 - Ernest Walton, Irish physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1995)
  27. 1905 - Helen Wills Moody, American tennis player (d. 1998)
  28. 1906 - Janet Gaynor, American actress (d. 1984)
  29. 1908 - Carole Lombard, American actress (d. 1942)
  30. 1908 - Sergei Lvovich Sobolev, Russian mathematician (d. 1989)
  31. 1910 - Barbara Castle, British politician (d. 2002)
  32. 1912 - Pauline Gore, mother of American Vice President Al Gore (d. 2004)
  33. 1914 - Thor Heyerdahl, Norwegian explorer (d. 2002)
  34. 1917 - Fannie Lou Hamer, American civil rights activist (d. 1977)
  35. 1920 - Pietro Consagra, Italian sculptor (d. 2005)
  36. 1920 - Lord Donaldson of Lymington, British judge (d. 2005)
  37. 1921 - Yevgeniy Landis, Russian mathematician (d. 1997)
  38. 1922 - Joe Frazier, American baseball player
  39. 1925 - Shana Alexander, American columnist (d. 2005)
  40. 1930 - Hafez al-Assad, President of Syria (d. 2000)
  41. 1930 - Richie Benaud, Australian cricketer
  42. 1931 - Nikolai Stepanovich Chernykh, Russian astronomer (d. 2004)
  43. 1931 - Riccardo Giacconi, Italian-born physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
  44. 1935 - Bruno Sammartino, Italian strongman and professional wrestler
  45. 1938 - Serge Nubret, French bodybuilder
  46. 1942 - Britt Ekland, Swedish actress
  47. 1942 - Millie Small, Jamaican singer
  48. 1943 - Michael Durrell, American actor
  49. 1943 - Alexander Maxovich Shilov, Russian painter
  50. 1946 - Lloyd Doggett, American politician
  51. 1946 - Tony Greig, South African-born English cricketer
  52. 1948 - Gerry Adams, Northern Irish politician
  53. 1950 - David Brin, American author
  54. 1950 - Thomas McClary, American guitarist (Commodores)
  55. 1951 - Manfred Winkelhock, German race car driver (d. 1985)
  56. 1952 - Ayten Mutlu, Turkish poet and writer
  57. 1953 - Klaas Bruinsma, Dutch drug lord (d. 1991)
  58. 1955 - Tony Dungy, American football coach
  59. 1963 - Elisabeth Shue, American film actress
  60. 1963 - Chip Foose, American automobile customizer
  61. 1965 - Ruben Sierra, Puerto Rican baseball player
  62. 1966 - Niall Quinn, Irish footballer
  63. 1967 - Svend Karlsen, Norwegian strongman
  64. 1969 - Troy Shaw, English snooker player
  65. 1970 - Darren Oliver, American baseball player
  66. 1970 - Amy Jo Johnson, American actress and singer
  67. 1972 - Mark Schwarzer, Australian soccer player
  68. 1972 - Ryu Shi-won, Korean actor and singer
  69. 1973 - Sylvain Legwinski, French footballer
  70. 1973 - Jeff Davis, American comedian
  71. 1973 - Ioan Gruffudd, Welsh actor
  72. 1973 - Rebecca Lobo, American basketball player
  73. 1974 - Walter Centeno, Costa Rican footballer
  74. 1977 - Daniel Brière, Canadian ice hockey player
  75. 1981 - Zurab Khizanishvili, Georgian footballer
  76. 1981 - José Luis Perlaza, Ecuadorian footballer
  77. 1982 - MC Lars, American hip-hop artist