Happy Birthday to these Taurus's who were born on May 11th.

  1. 1571 - Niwa Nagashige, Japanese warlord (d. 1637)
  2. 1720 - Karl Friedrich Hieronymus Freiherr von Münchhausen, German adventurer (d. 1797)
  3. 1722 - Petrus Camper, Dutch anatomist (d. 1789)
  4. 1752 - Johann Friedrich Blumenbach, German anthropologist (d. 1840)
  5. 1763 - János Bacsanyi, Hungarian poet (d. 1845)
  6. 1801 - Henri Labrouste, French architect (d. 1875)
  7. 1811 - Chang and Eng Bunker, Siamese Twins
  8. 1811 - Jean-Jacques Challet-Venel, member of the Swiss Federal Council (d. 1893)
  9. 1824 - Jean-Léon Gérôme, French painter and sculptor (d. 1904)
  10. 1827 - Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, French sculptor and painter (d. 1875)
  11. 1854 - Jack Blackham, Australian cricketer (d. 1932)
  12. 1871 - Stjepan Radic, Croatian politician (d. 1928)
  13. 1881 - Theodore von Kármán, Hungarian physicist (d. 1963)
  14. 1881 - Al Cabrera, Baseball player (d. 1964)
  15. 1887 - Paul Wittgenstein, Austrian-born pianist (d. 1961)
  16. 1888 - Irving Berlin, American composer (d. 1989)
  17. 1888 - Willis A. Lee, World War II U.S. naval admiral
  18. 1890 - Woodall Rodgers, mayor of Dallas, Texas (d. 1961)
  19. 1892 - Margaret Rutherford, English actress (d. 1972)
  20. 1894 - Martha Graham, American dancer and choreographer (d. 1991)
  21. 1895 - Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (d. 1986)
  22. 1896 - Josip Štolcer-Slavenski Croatian composer (d. 1955)
  23. 1897 - Kurt Gerron, German director (d. 1944)
  24. 1897 - Robert E. Gross, American businessman (d. 1961)
  25. 1903 - Charlie Gehringer, baseball player (d. 1993)
  26. 1904 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan painter (d. 1989)
  27. 1907 - Rose Ausländer, German poet (d. 1988)
  28. 1907 - Rip Sewell, professional baseball player (d. 1989)
  29. 1911 - Phil Silvers, American actor and comedian (d. 1985)
  30. 1912 - Foster Brooks, American actor and comedian (d. 2001)
  31. 1913 - Robert Jungk, Austrian publicist (d. 1994)
  32. 1916 - Camilo José Cela, Spanish writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2002)
  33. 1918 - Richard Feynman, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1988)
  34. 1921 - Hildegard Hamm-Brücher, German politician
  35. 1924 - Antony Hewish, English radio astronomer, Nobel laureate
  36. 1924 - Eugene Dynkin, Russian mathematician
  37. 1927 - Mort Sahl, Canadian comedian and political commentator
  38. 1928 - Yaacov Agam, Israeli sculptor
  39. 1930 - Edsger Dijkstra, Dutch computer scientist (d. 2002)
  40. 1933 - Louis Farrakhan, American Black Muslim leader
  41. 1935 - Doug McClure, American actor (d. 1995)
  42. 1938 - Carla Bley, American musician and composer
  43. 1940 - Juan Downey, Chilean video artist (d. 1993)
  44. 1941 - Eric Burdon, British singer (The Animals)
  45. 1941 - Graham Miles, English snooker player
  46. 1943 - Juliet Harmer, Actress
  47. 1946 - Robert Jarvik, American physicist and inventor
  48. 1948 - Shigeru Izumiya, Japanese folk musician
  49. 1948 - Nirj Deva, Sri Lankan-British politician
  50. 1950 - Jeremy Paxman, British journalist and author
  51. 1950 - Dane Iorg, baseball player
  52. 1952 - Renaud Séchan, French composer
  53. 1952 - Mike Lupica, American sports journalist
  54. 1952 - Shohreh Aghdashloo, Iranian actress
  55. 1952 - Frances Fisher, English-born actress
  56. 1953 - David Gest, American television producer
  57. 1954 - Lubomir Stoykov, Bulgarian journalist and broadcaster
  58. 1955 - John DeStefano, Jr., American politician
  59. 1956 - Theresa Burke, Canadian journalist
  60. 1956 - Alex Lester, British broadcaster
  61. 1957 - Peter North, Canadian porn star
  62. 1959 - Martha Quinn, American television personality
  63. 1963 - Natasha Richardson, English-born actress
  64. 1964 - John Parrott, English snooker player
  65. 1964 - Katie Wagner, American television reporter
  66. 1965 - Greg Dulli, American musician
  67. 1966 - Christoph Schneider, German drummer (Rammstein)
  68. 1972 - Anita Hegh, Australian actress
  69. 1974 - Kevin Brown, English-born ice hockey player
  70. 1974 - Billy Kidman, American professional wrestler
  71. 1977 - Janne Ahonen, Finnish ski jumper
  72. 1978 - Laetitia Casta, French supermodel and actress
  73. 1979 - Erin Lang, Canadian musician
  74. 1981 - Lauren Jackson, Australian basketball player
  75. 1981 - Dan Ortmeier, Professional baseball player
  76. 1982 - Jonathan Jackson, American actor
  77. 1983 - Matt Leinart, American football player
  78. 1983 - Holly Valance, New Zealand-born actress and singer
  79. 1984 - Andres Iniesta, Spanish football player
  80. 1986 - Vassiriki Diaby, French footballer
  81. 1987 - Monica Rosu, Romanian gymnast