Marcus Aurelius, (a character from the movie Gladiator) and Muhammed were both born today as well. Happy Birthday to these Taurus's who were born on April 26th.

  1. 121 - Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor (d. 180)
  2. 570 - Muhammed, founder of Islam, according to the Shi'a sect. Other sources suggest April 20.
  3. 1573 - Marie de' Medici, wife of Henry IV of France (d. 1642)
  4. 1564 (baptized) - William Shakespeare, English writer (d. 1616)
  5. 1822 - Frederick Law Olmsted, American landscape architect (d. 1903)
  6. 1826 - Ambrose R. Wright, American Civil War General (d. 1872
  7. 1933 - Carol Burnett, American comedian
  8. 1938 - Duane Eddy, American musician
  9. 1955 - Mike Scott, American baseball player
  10. 1958 - Jeffrey Guterman, American mental health counselor
  11. 1960 - Roger Taylor, English musician (Duran Duran)
  12. 1960 - Steve Lombardozzi, American baseball player
  13. 1961 - Anthony Cumia, American radio personality (The Opie and Anthony Show)
  14. 1961 - Chris Mars, American rock drummer (The Replacements)
  15. 1962 - Debra Wilson, American actress and comedian
  16. 1963 - Jet Li, Chinese martial artist
  17. 1965 - Kevin James, American comedian
  18. 1975 - Nathan "Joey" Jordison, American musician (Slipknot)
  19. 1976 - Jose Pasillas, American musician (Incubus)
  20. 1977 - Tom Welling, American actor
  21. 1978 - Avant, American R&B singer
  22. 1980 - Jordana Brewster, American actress
  23. 1980 - Anna Mucha, Polish actress
  24. 1980 - Channing Tatum, American actor
  25. 1983 - Jessica Lynch, American P.O.W.