Happy Birthday to these Taurus's who were born on May 19th.

  1. 1593 - Jacob Jordaens, Flemish painter (d. 1678)
  2. 1700 - José de Escandón, Spanish colonial governor (d. 1770)
  3. 1724 - Augustus Hervey, 3rd Earl of Bristol, British admiral and politician (d. 1779)
  4. 1744 - Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1818)
  5. 1762 - Johann Gottlieb Fichte, German philosopher (d. 1814)
  6. 1773 - Arthur Aikin, English mineralogist (d. 1854)
  7. 1795 - Johns Hopkins, American philanthropist (d. 1873)
  8. 1827 - Paul-Armand Challemel-Lacour, French statesman (d. 1896)
  9. 1861 - Dame Nellie Melba, Australian opera singer (d. 1931)
  10. 1862 - Mikhail Nesterov, Russian painter (d. 1942)
  11. 1870 - Albert Fish, American serial killer (d. 1936)
  12. 1874 - Gilbert Laird Jessop, English cricketer (d. 1955)
  13. 1879 - Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor, American-born politician (d. 1964)
  14. 1880 - Sir Albert Richardson, English architect (d. 1964)
  15. 1881 - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, 1st president of Turkey (d. 1938)
  16. 1882 - Mohammed Mossadegh, Prime Minister of Iran (d. 1967)
  17. 1890 - Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese leader (d. 1969)
  18. 1891 - Oswald Boelcke, German World War I pilot (d. 1916)
  19. 1897 - Frank Luke, American World War I pilot (d. 1918)
  20. 1898 - Julius Evola, Italian philosopher (d. 1974)
  21. 1906 - Bruce Bennett, American athlete and actor
  22. 1908 - Percy Williams, Canadian athlete (d. 1982)
  23. 1914 - Max Perutz, Austrian-born molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry (d. 2002)
  24. 1914 - Go Seigen, Japanese Go player
  25. 1914 - Alex Shibicky, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2005)
  26. 1918 - Abraham Pais, Dutch-born American physicist (d. 2000)
  27. 1921 - Yuri Kochiyama, American civil rights activist
  28. 1921 - Karel van het Reve, Dutch writer (d. 1999)
  29. 1924 - Sandy Wilson, British composer
  30. 1925 - Malcolm X, American civil rights activist (d. 1965)
  31. 1925 - Pol Pot, Cambodian dictator (d. 1998)
  32. 1925 - Guy Provost, French Canadian actor (d. 2004)
  33. 1926 - Swami Kriyananda, Indian teacher and author
  34. 1928 - Colin Chapman, founder of Lotus Cars (d. 1982)
  35. 1928 - Dolph Schayes, NBA player and coach
  36. 1929 - John Stroger Chicago politician
  37. 1930 - Lorraine Hansberry, American playwright (d. 1965)
  38. 1931 - Eric Tappy, Swiss tenor
  39. 1932 - Alma Cogan, English singer (d. 1966)
  40. 1934 - Jim Lehrer, American television journalist
  41. 1934 - Ruskin Bond, Indian author
  42. 1939 - Livio Berruti, Italian athlete
  43. 1939 - Nancy Kwan, Hong Kong actress
  44. 1939 - Dick Scobee, astronaut (d. 1986)
  45. 1940 - Mickey Newbury, American musician
  46. 1940 - Jan Janssen, Dutch cyclist
  47. 1941 - Nora Ephron, American screenwriter
  48. 1942 - Gary Kildall, American computer programmer (d. 1994)
  49. 1944 - Peter Mayhew, British-American actor
  50. 1945 - Pete Townshend, English musician (The Who)
  51. 1946 - André the Giant, French professional wrestler (d. 1993)
  52. 1946 - Claude Lelièvre, Belgian commissioner for children's rights
  53. 1947 - Michele Placido, Italian actor and director
  54. 1947 - Paul Brady, Northern Ireland singer/songwriter
  55. 1947 - David Helfgott, Australian pianist
  56. 1948 - Grace Jones, Jamaican singer and actress
  57. 1949 - Archie Manning, American football player
  58. 1949 - Dusty Hill, American blues rock singer/bassist (ZZ Top)
  59. 1951 - Joey Ramone, American musician (The Ramones) (d. 2001)
  60. 1952 - Bert van Marwijk, Dutch football manager
  61. 1953 - Victoria Wood, British comic actress
  62. 1953 - Dawud M. Mu'Min, American convicted murderer (d. 1997)
  63. 1953 - Shavarsh Karapetyan, Soviet Armenian finswimmer
  64. 1954 - Phil Rudd, Australian drummer (AC/DC)
  65. 1956 - James Gosling, Canadian computer programmer
  66. 1957 - Bill Laimbeer, NBA player and coach
  67. 1963 - Yazz, British singer
  68. 1966 - Polly Walker, British actress
  69. 1968 - Kyle Eastwood, American actor; son of Clint Eastwood
  70. 1971 - Dionicio Castellanos, Mexican professional wrestler
  71. 1972 - Jenny Berggren, Swedish singer (Ace of Base)
  72. 1973 - Dario Franchitti, Scottish race car driver
  73. 1974 - Andrew Johns, Australian rugby league player
  74. 1975 - London Fletcher, American football player
  75. 1976 - Kevin Garnett and Ed Cota, American basketball players
  76. 1977 - Manuel Almunia, Spanish footballer
  77. 1977 - Brandon Inge, American baseball player
  78. 1978 - Marcus Bent, English footballer
  79. 1979 - Diego Forlán, Uruguayan footballer
  80. 1979 - Andrea Pirlo, Italian footballer
  81. 1980 - Drew Fuller, American actor/model
  82. 1981 - Luciano Figueroa, Argentinian footballer
  83. 1981 - Klaas-Erik Zwering, Dutch swimmer
  84. 1982 - Kevin Amankwaah, English footballer
  85. 1982 - Pål Steffen Andresen, Norwegian football
  86. 1984 - Marcedes Lewis, American football player
  87. 1986 - Eric Lloyd, American actor
  88. 1987 - David Edgar, Canadian-born footballer
  89. 1988 - Lily Cole, English model/actress