Happy Birthday to these Virgo' who were born on September 6th.

  1. 106 BC - Pompey the Great, Roman general and politician (d. 48 BC)
  2. 1535 - Emanuel van Meteren, Flemish historian (d. 1612)
  3. 1620 - Isabella Leonarda, Italian composer (d. 1704)
  4. 1656 - Guillaume Dubois, French cardinal and statesman (d. 1723)
  5. 1666 - Tsar Ivan V of Russia (d. 1696)
  6. 1711 - Henry Muhlenberg, German-born founder of the U.S. Lutheran Church (d. 1787)
  7. 1732 - Johan Wilcke, Swedish physicist (d. 1796)
  8. 1729 - Moses Mendelssohn, German philosopher (d. 1786)
  9. 1757 - Marquis de Lafayette, French soldier and statesman (d. 1834)
  10. 1766 - John Dalton, British chemist and physicist (d. 1844)
  11. 1781 - Anton Diabelli, Austrian music publisher and composer (d. 1858)
  12. 1795 - Frances Wright, English writer, activist, and lecturer (d. 1852)
  13. 1800 - Catharine Beecher, American educator (d. 1878)
  14. 1802 - Alcide d'Orbigny, French naturalist (d. 1857)
  15. 1808 - Abd al-Qadir, Algerian political and military leader (d. 1883)
  16. 1814 - George-Étienne Cartier, Canadian politician (d. 1873)
  17. 1817 - Alexander Tilloch Galt, politician, father of Canadian Confederation (d. 1893)
  18. 1829 - Marie Zakrzewska, Polish physician (d. 1902)
  19. 1838 - Samuel Arnold, Lincoln conspirator (d. 1906)
  20. 1857 - Zelia Nuttall, American archeologist and historian (d. 1933)
  21. 1860 - Jane Addams, American social worker, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1935)
  22. 1868 - Heinrich Häberlin, Swiss Federal Councilor (d. 1947)
  23. 1869 - Felix Salten, Austrian author (d. 1945)
  24. 1876 - John James Richard Macleod, Scottish-born physician and physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1935)
  25. 1877 - Buddy Bolden, American musician (d. 1930)
  26. 1879 - Max Schreck, German actor (d. 1936)
  27. 1879 - Joseph Wirth, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1956)
  28. 1888 - Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., American politician (d. 1969)
  29. 1890 - Clara Kimball Young, American actress (d. 1960)
  30. 1892 - Sir Edward Appleton, English physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1965)
  31. 1893 - Claire Chennault, American pilot (d. 1958)
  32. 1899 - Billy Rose, American composer (d. 1966)
  33. 1900 - W.A.C. Bennett, Canadian politician (d. 1979)
  34. 1900 - Julien Green, French born American novelist (d. 1998)
  35. 1904 - Slapsie Maxie Rosenbloom, American boxer (d. 1976)
  36. 1906 - Luis Federico Leloir, French-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1987)
  37. 1911 - Harry Danning, baseball player (d. 2004)
  38. 1915 - Franz Josef Strauß, German Politician (d. 1988)
  39. 1919 - Wilson Greatbatch, American Inventor
  40. 1923 - King Peter II of Yugoslavia (d. 1970)
  41. 1925 - Jimmy Reed, American blues singer (d. 1976)
  42. 1926 - Maurice Prather, American motion picture and still photographer (d. 2001)
  43. 1928 - Robert M. Pirsig, American author
  44. 1928 - Evgeny Svetlanov, Russian conductor and composer (d. 2002)
  45. 1929 - Yash Johar, Indian film producer (d. 2005)
  46. 1937 - Sergio Aragonés, Spanish-born illustrator
  47. 1937 - Brigid Berlin, American actor and artist
  48. 1937 - Jo Anne Worley, American actress
  49. 1939 - Susumu Tonegawa, Japanese molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  50. 1939 - Dan Cragg, an American soldier, essayist, and science-fiction author.
  51. 1939 - David Allan Coe, American country singer, one of the key figures in the Outlaw country movement
  52. 1943 - Richard J. Roberts, English biochemist and molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  53. 1943 - Roger Waters, songwriter and erstwhile leader Pink Floyd
  54. 1944 - Swoosie Kurtz, American actress
  55. 1947 - Jane Curtin, American actress
  56. 1947 - Bruce Rioch, Scottish footballer, now coach
  57. 1954 - Ève Luquet, French stamp designer
  58. 1956 - Bill Ritter, American politician from Colorado
  59. 1957 - Michaëlle Jean. 27th Governor-General of Canada
  60. 1958 - Jeff Foxworthy, American comedian, actor, and author
  61. 1958 - Michael Winslow, American actor and comedian
  62. 1958 - Buster Bloodvessel, British singer
  63. 1961 - Paul Waaktaar-Savoy, Norwegian guitarist (a-ha)
  64. 1962 - Elizabeth Vargas, American journalist, reporter, former anchor
  65. 1963 - Alice Sebold, American novelist
  66. 1964 - Rosie Perez, American actress
  67. 1969 - Ben Finegold, American Chess International Master
  68. 1969 - CeCe Peniston, American dance music singer
  69. 1970 - Paul Miller, American composer, artist, and author
  70. 1971 - Dolores O'Riordan, Irish musician (The Cranberries)
  71. 1972 - China Miéville, English writer
  72. 1972 - Justina Machado, Puerto Rican actress
  73. 1973 - Carlo Cudicini, Italian footballer
  74. 1973 - Greg Rusedski, Canadian-born tennis player
  75. 1974 - Tim Henman, English tennis player
  76. 1974 - Nina Persson, Swedish musician (The Cardigans)
  77. 1974 - Justin Whalin, American actor
  78. 1974 - Sarah Danielle Madison, American actress
  79. 1975 - Derrek Lee, baseball player
  80. 1976 - N.O.R.E., African American Rapper
  81. 1978 - Alex Escobar, baseball player
  82. 1978 - Tony Thaxton, drummer (Motion City Soundtrack)
  83. 1979 - Foxy Brown, American rapper
  84. 1979 - Massimo Maccarone, Italian footballer
  85. 1980 - Hyun Young, South Korean actress and pop singer
  86. 1980 - Joseph Yobo, Nigerian footballer
  87. 1980 - Yuji Hamano, Japanese archer
  88. 1980 - Jillian Hall, American professional wrestler
  89. 1981 - Yumiko Cheng, Hong Kong singer
  90. 1983 - Ljubisa Bojic, Serbian journalist and student movement leader
  91. 2000 - Breanna Lynn Bartlett-Stewart, first Kleihauer-Betke stillbirth (d. 2000)
  92. 2006 - Prince Hisahito of Akishino, third in line to the throne of Japan