Happy Birthday to these Taurus's who were born on April 24th.

  1. 1533 - William I of Orange (d. 1584)
  2. 1580 - Vincent de Paul, French saint (d. 1660)
  3. 1706 - Giovanni Battista Martini, Italian musician (d. 1780)
  4. 1718 - Nathaniel Hone, Irish-born painter (d. 1784)
  5. 1743 - Edmund Cartwright, British inventor (d. 1823)
  6. 1815 - Anthony Trollope, English novelist (d. 1882)
  7. 1845 - Carl Spitteler, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1924)
  8. 1856 - Henri Philippe Pétain, French soldier and statesman (d. 1951)
  9. 1876 - Erich Raeder, German naval commander (d. 1960)
  10. 1878 - Jean Crotti, Swiss artist (d. 1958)
  11. 1882 - Hugh Dowding, Scottish fighter pilot (d. 1970)
  12. 1887 - Denys Finch Hatton, English big-game hunter (d. 1931)
  13. 1889 - Stafford Cripps, British politician (d. 1952)
  14. 1889 - Lyubov Popova, Russian painter (d. 1924)
  15. 1896 - Benjamin Whorf, American linguist (d. 1941)
  16. 1897 - Manuel Ávila Camacho, President of Mexico (d. 1955)
  17. 1899 - Oscar Zariski, Russian-born mathematician (d. 1986)
  18. 1903 - José Antonio Primo de Rivera, founder of the Falange (d. 1936)
  19. 1904 - Willem de Kooning, Dutch painter (d. 1997)
  20. 1905 - Robert Penn Warren, American poet (d. 1989)
  21. 1906 - William Joyce, Irish fascist (d. 1946)
  22. 1907 - William Sargant, British psychiatrist (d. 1988)
  23. 1908 - Marceline Day, American actress (d. 2000)
  24. 1914 - William Castle, American film director and producer (d. 1977)
  25. 1916 - Lou Thesz, American professional wrestler (d. 2002)
  26. 1922 - J.D. Cannon, American actor (d. 2005)
  27. 1924 - Sir Clement Freud, British writer, radio personality, and politician
  28. 1926 - Thorbjörn Fälldin, Prime Minister of Sweden
  29. 1930 - Jerome Callet, American musician
  30. 1930 - Richard Donner, American film director and producer
  31. 1933 - Claire Davenport, British actress (d. 2002)
  32. 1933 - Helmuth Lohner, Austrian actor
  33. 1934 - Shirley MacLaine, American actress and author
  34. 1936 - Jill Ireland, British actress (d. 1990)
  35. 1937 - Joe Henderson American jazz saxophonist (d. 2001)
  36. 1940 - Sue Grafton, American author
  37. 1941 - John Williams, Australian guitarist
  38. 1942 - Richard M. Daley, American politician
  39. 1942 - Barbra Streisand, American singer/actress
  40. 1945 - Doug Clifford, American drummer (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
  41. 1952 - Jean-Paul Gaultier, French fashion designer
  42. 1953 - Eric Bogosian, American actor and writer
  43. 1954 - Mumia Abu-Jamal, American death-row inmate
  44. 1954 - Captain Sensible, British guitarist (The Damned)
  45. 1955 - John de Mol, Dutch media tycoon
  46. 1957 - David J, British musician
  47. 1957 - Boris Williams, British musician (The Cure)
  48. 1958 - Valery Lantratov, Russian ballet dancer
  49. 1958 - Brian Paddick, British police commander
  50. 1960 - Paula Yates, British television presenter (d. 2000)
  51. 1962 - Stuart Pearce, English footballer and manager
  52. 1962 - Steve Roach, Australian rugby player
  53. 1963 - Billy Gould, American musician (Faith No More)
  54. 1963 - Tõnu Trubetsky, Estonian musician (Vennaskond), anarchist
  55. 1964 - Cedric the Entertainer, American comedian and actor
  56. 1964 - Djimon Hounsou, Beninese actor
  57. 1965 - Son Chang Min, South Korean actor
  58. 1966 - Alessandro Costacurta, Italian footballer
  59. 1968 - Stacy Haiduk, American actress
  60. 1968 - Hashim Thaci, Kosovan politician
  61. 1968 - Yuji Nagata, Japanese professional wrestler
  62. 1969 - Melinda Clarke, American actress
  63. 1971 - Mauro Pawlowski, Belgian guitarist and singer (Evil Superstars and dEUS)
  64. 1971 - Aaron Austin, American pornographic actor
  65. 1972 - Chipper Jones, baseball player
  66. 1972 - Jure Košir, Slovenian skier
  67. 1972 - Rab Douglas, Scottish footballer
  68. 1973 - Sachin Tendulkar, Indian cricketer
  69. 1974 - Dave Vitty, aka Comedy Dave, British television host
  70. 1974 - Kristie Krabe, American stage actress
  71. 1974 - Joseph Bruce, American rapper (Insane Clown Posse)
  72. 1975 - Sam Doumit, American actress
  73. 1976 - Steve Finnan, Irish footballer
  74. 1977 - Carlos Beltran, Puerto Rican Major League Baseball player
  75. 1977 - Siarhiej Balachonau, Belarusian writer
  76. 1978 - Eric Balfour, American actor
  77. 1978 - Kim Hyun-ju, Korean actress
  78. 1980 - Austin Nichols, American actor
  79. 1982 - Kelly Clarkson, American singer
  80. 1982 - Shayna Nackoney, Canadian synchronized swimmer
  81. 1984 - Tyson Ritter, American singer and bassist (All-American Rejects)
  82. 1985 - Kaori Nazuka, Japanese voice actress