Happy Birthday to these Libra's who were born on October 7th.

  1. 1471 - King Frederick I of Denmark and Norway (d. 1533)
  2. 1573 - William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 1645)
  3. 1576 - John Marston, English writer (d. 1634)
  4. 1713 - Granville Elliott, British military officer (d. 1759)
  5. 1728 - Caesar Rodney, American lawyer (d. 1784)
  6. 1744 - Sergey Vyazmitinov, Russian general and statesman (d. 1819)
  7. 1748 - King Charles XIII of Sweden (d. 1818)
  8. 1769 - Solomon Sibley, American politician (d. 1846)
  9. 1786 - Louis-Joseph Papineau, Canadian lawyer and politician (d. 1871)
  10. 1835 - Felix Draeseke, German composer (d. 1913)
  11. 1841 - King Nicholas I of Montenegro (d. 1921)
  12. 1849 - James Whitcomb Riley, American poet (d. 1916)
  13. 1866 - Wlodimir Ledochowski, Polish-Austrian director of the Society of Jesus (d. 1942)
  14. 1881 - Mikhail Drozdovsky, Russian general (d. 1918)
  15. 1885 - Niels Bohr, Danish physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d.1962)
  16. 1888 - Henry A. Wallace, Vice President of the United States (d. 1965)
  17. 1892 - Dwain Esper, Director (d. 1982)
  18. 1894 - Del Lord, American director (d. 1970)
  19. 1897 - Elijah Muhammad, American Black Muslim leader (d. 1975)
  20. 1900 - Heinrich Himmler, Nazi official (d. 1945)
  21. 1905 - Andy Devine, American actor (d. 1977)
  22. 1910 - Henry P. McIlhenny, American philanthropist (d. 1986)
  23. 1911 - Vaughn Monroe, American singer (d. 1973)
  24. 1911 - Shura Cherkassky, Ukrainian classical pianist (d. 1995)
  25. 1912 - Fernando Belaúnde Terry, President of Peru (d. 2002)
  26. 1913 - Simon Carmiggelt, Dutch journalist and writer (d. 1987)
  27. 1914 - Alfred Drake, American actor (d. 1992)
  28. 1914 - Sarah Churchill, British actress (d. 1982)
  29. 1917 - June Allyson, American actress (d. 2006)
  30. 1919 - Sir Zelman Cowen, 19th Governor-General of Australia
  31. 1921 - Raymond Goethals, Belgian football coach (d. 2004)
  32. 1922 - Grady Hatton, American baseball player
  33. 1923 - Jean-Paul Riopelle, Québécois member of Les Automatistes (d. 2002)
  34. 1926 - Diana Lynn, American actress (d. 1971)
  35. 1927 - R. D. Laing, Scottish psychologist (d. 1989)
  36. 1927 - Al Martino, American singer and actor
  37. 1929 - Robert Westall, British author (d. 1993)
  38. 1931 - Cotton Fitzsimmons, American basketball coach (d. 2004)
  39. 1931 - Desmond Tutu, South African archbishop and Nobel Laureate
  40. 1934 - Amiri Baraka, American playwright and poet
  41. 1934 - Ulrike Meinhof, German terrorist (d. 1976)
  42. 1935 - Thomas Keneally, Australian author
  43. 1936 - Charles Dutoit, Swiss conductor
  44. 1937 - Maria Szyszkowska, Polish politician
  45. 1939 - John Hopcroft, American computer scientist
  46. 1939 - Clive James, Australian TV presenter and writer
  47. 1939 - Harold Kroto, English chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  48. 1939 - Bill Snyder, American football coach
  49. 1940 - Bruce Vento, U.S. Congressman from Minnesota (d. 2000)
  50. 1943 - Joy Behar, American co-host of The View
  51. 1943 - José Cardenal, Cuban baseball player
  52. 1943 - Oliver North, U.S. Marine and politician
  53. 1944 - Judee Sill, American musician (d. 1979)
  54. 1944 - Donald Tsang, current Chief executive of Hong Kong
  55. 1945 - Kevin Godley, British musician (10cc)
  56. 1946 - Bernard Lavilliers, French singer
  57. 1948 - Diane Ackerman, American poet and essayist
  58. 1949 - Dave Hope, American bass player (Kansas)
  59. 1950 - Jakaya Kikwete, Tanzanian politician
  60. 1951 - John Mellencamp, American singer
  61. 1952 - Mary Badham, American actress
  62. 1952 - Vladimir Putin, 2nd President of Russia
  63. 1952 - Jacques Richard, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2002)
  64. 1952 - Graham Yallop, Australian cricketer
  65. 1953 - Tico Torres, American percussionist
  66. 1954 - Kenneth Atchley, American composer
  67. 1955 - Yo-Yo Ma, French-born cellist
  68. 1957 - Michael W. Smith, American singer
  69. 1957 - Jayne Torvill, British figure skater
  70. 1959 - Dylan Baker, American character actor
  71. 1959 - Simon Cowell, English recording executive
  72. 1959 - Lourdes Flores, Peruvian politician
  73. 1959 - Jean-Marc Fournier, French-Canadian politician
  74. 1960 - Kyosuke Himuro, Japanese singer
  75. 1960 - Viktor Lazlo, French singer
  76. 1962 - Dave Bronconnier, Mayor of Calgary
  77. 1966 - Toni Braxton, American singer
  78. 1968 - Thom Yorke, English singer (Radiohead)
  79. 1969 - Malia Hosaka, Hawaiian professional wrestler
  80. 1970 - Serena Altschul, American reporter
  81. 1971 - Daniel Boucher, Quebecois musician
  82. 1973 - Dida, Brazilian footballer
  83. 1973 - Sami Hyypia, Finnish footballer
  84. 1974 - Charlotte Nilsson, Swedish singer
  85. 1975 - Terry Gerin, American professional wrestler
  86. 1975 - Damian Kulash, American musician (OK Go)
  87. 1976 - Taylor Hicks, American musician
  88. 1976 - Rachel McAdams, Canadian actress
  89. 1976 - Gilberto Silva, Brazilian footballer
  90. 1976 - Charles Woodson, American football player
  91. 1977 - Meighan Desmond, New Zealand actress
  92. 1978 - Alesha Dixon, British pop singer (Mis-Teeq)
  93. 1978 - Zaheer Khan, Indian cricketer
  94. 1979 - Simona Amânar, Romanian gymnast
  95. 1979 - Aaron Ashmore, Canadian actor
  96. 1979 - Shawn Ashmore, Canadian actor
  97. 1980 - Edison Chen, Canadian-born actor
  98. 1982 - Jermain Defoe, English footballer
  99. 1982 - Robby Ginepri, American tennis player
  100. 1991 - Chauncey Matthews, American Juniors singer