Happy Birthday to these Gemini's who were born on May 24th.

  1. 15 BC - Julius Caesar Germanicus, Roman commander (d. 19)
  2. 1494 - Pontormo, Italian painter (d. 1557)
  3. 1522 - John Jewel, English bishop (d. 1571)
  4. 1544 - William Gilbert, English natural philosopher (d. 1603)
  5. 1616 - John Maitland, Duke of Lauderdale, (d. 1682)
  6. 1671 - Gian Gastone de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (d. 1737)
  7. 1686 - Gabriel Fahrenheit, German physicist and engineer (d. 1736)
  8. 1689 - Daniel Finch, 8th Earl of Winchilsea, English politician (d. 1769)
  9. 1743 - Jean-Paul Marat, French revolutionary (d. 1793)
  10. 1794 - William Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (d. 1866)
  11. 1810 - Charles Clark, Governor of Mississippi (d. 1877)
  12. 1810 - Abraham Geiger, German rabbi and scholar (d. 1874)
  13. 1816 - Emanuel Leutze, German-born painter (d. 1868)
  14. 1819 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom (d. 1901)
  15. 1830 - Alexei Savrasov, Russian painter (d. 1897)
  16. 1836 - Joseph Rowntree, British social reformer (d. 1925)
  17. 1854 - John Riley Banister, American law officer and cowboy (d. 1918)
  18. 1855 - Arthur Wing Pinero, English playwright (d. 1934)
  19. 1863 - George Grey Barnard, American sculptor (d. 1938)
  20. 1868 - Charles E. Taylor, First aircraft maintenance professional (d. 1956)
  21. 1870 - Benjamin Cardozo, American jurist (d. 1938)
  22. 1870 - Jan Christian Smuts, Prime Minister of South Africa (d. 1950)
  23. 1878 - Lillian Moller Gilbreth, American engineer (d. 1972)
  24. 1879 - H. B. Reese, American inventor of Reese's and founder(d. 1956)
  25. 1886 - Paul Paray, French conductor and composer (d. 1979)
  26. 1891 - William F. Albright, American archeologist and Biblical scholar (d. 1971)
  27. 1899 - Suzanne Lenglen, French tennis player (d. 1938)
  28. 1899 - Henri Michaux, French poet (d. 1984)
  29. 1900 - Lionel Conacher, Canadian athlete and politician (d. 1954)
  30. 1900 - Eduardo De Filippo, Italian actor and screenwriter (d. 1984)
  31. 1901 - José Nasazzi, Uruguayan footballer (d. 1968)
  32. 1905 - Michail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov, Russian writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1984)
  33. 1909 - Wilbur Mills, American politician (d. 1992)
  34. 1914 - Lilli Palmer, German-born actress (d. 1986)
  35. 1916 - Roden Cutler, Australian diplomat and war hero (d. 2002)
  36. 1923 - Siobhán McKenna, Irish actress (d. 1986)
  37. 1925 - Mai Zetterling, Swedish-born entertainer (d. 1994)
  38. 1926 - Stanley Baxter, Scottish actor
  39. 1928 - William Trevor, Irish writer
  40. 1930 - Hans-Martin Linde, German conductor
  41. 1934 - Jane Byrne, Mayor of Chicago
  42. 1934 - Barry Rose, English choir-trainer and organist
  43. 1935 - Joan Micklin Silver, American director
  44. 1936 - Harold Budd, American musician
  45. 1938 - Tommy Chong, Canadian-born actor and comedian
  46. 1940 - Joseph Brodsky, Russian-born poet, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1996)
  47. 1941 - Bob Dylan, American singer and songwriter
  48. 1943 - Gary Burghoff, American actor
  49. 1944 - Patti LaBelle, American singer
  50. 1945 - Priscilla Presley, American actress
  51. 1946 - Irena Kirszenstein-Szewinska, Russian-born Polish athlete
  52. 1949 - Jim Broadbent, English actor
  53. 1955 - Rosanne Cash, American singer
  54. 1956 - Michael Jackson, Northern Irish clergyman
  55. 1959 - Pelle Lindbergh, Swedish professional goaltender (d. 1985)
  56. 1960 - Kristin Scott Thomas, English actress
  57. 1962 - Gene Anthony Ray, American actor (d. 2003)
  58. 1962 - Mo Willems, American author and screenwriter
  59. 1963 - Joe Dumars, American basketball player
  60. 1963 - Ivan Capelli, Italian racing driver
  61. 1963 - Kathy Leander, Swiss singer
  62. 1963 - Rich Rodriguez, American football coach
  63. 1964 - Adrian Moorhouse, British swimmer
  64. 1964 - Pat Verbeek, Canadian ice hockey player
  65. 1965 - John C. Reilly, American actor
  66. 1965 - Shinichiro Watanabe, Japanese anime director
  67. 1966 - Éric Cantona, French footballer
  68. 1966 - Ricky Craven, American Nascar driver
  69. 1967 - Heavy D, American rapper and actor
  70. 1967 - Carlos Hernández, baseball player
  71. 1969 - Rich Robinson, American musician (Black Crowes)
  72. 1970 - Tommy Page, American singer
  73. 1971 - Kris Draper, Canadian ice hockey player (Detroit Red Wings)
  74. 1972 - Greg Berlanti, American television writer and producer
  75. 1973 - Bartolo Colón, Dominican Major League Baseball player
  76. 1973 - Dermot O'Leary, English television presenter
  77. 1973 - Ruslana, Ukrainian singer
  78. 1973 - Ramón Ortiz, baseball player
  79. 1974 - Will Sasso, MADtv actor and comedian
  80. 1975 - Marc Gagnon, Canadian short track speed skater
  81. 1976 - Alessandro Cortini, Italian musician
  82. 1976 - Catherine Cox, Australian netballer
  83. 1978 - Bryan Greenberg, American actor
  84. 1978 - Brian Ching, American soccer player
  85. 1979 - Tracy McGrady, American basketball player
  86. 1980 - Cecilia Cheung, Hong Kong actress and singer
  87. 1982 - Issah Ahmed, Ghana football player
  88. 1984 - Sarah Hagan, American actress
  89. 1987 - Dominika Kasprzycka, Polish singer
  90. 1988 - Billy Gilman, American singer
  91. 1989 - Tara Correa-McMullen, American actress (d. 2005)
  92. 1995 - Prince Joseph Wenzel of Liechtenstein