Happy Birthday to these Taurus's who were born on May 4th.

  1. 1008 - Khajeh Abdollah Ansari The Persian Sufi (d. 1088)
  2. 1008 - King Henry I of France (d. 1060)
  3. 1654 - Kangxi Emperor of China (d. 1722)
  4. 1655 - Bartolomeo Cristofori, Italian maker of musical instruments (d. 1731)
  5. 1715 - Richard Graves, English writer (d. 1804)
  6. 1733 - Jean-Charles de Borda, French mathematician, physicist, political scientist, and sailor (d. 1799)
  7. 1772 - Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus, German publisher (d. 1823)
  8. 1781 - Karl Christian Friedrich Krause, German philosopher (d. 1832)
  9. 1796 - Horace Mann, American educator (d. 1859)
  10. 1820 - Julia Tyler, First Lady of the United States (d. 1889)
  11. 1825 - Thomas Henry Huxley, English scientist (d. 1895)
  12. 1825 - Augustus Le Plongeon, French antiquitarian (d. 1908)
  13. 1826 - Frederic Edwin Church, American painter (d. 1900)
  14. 1827 - John Hanning Speke, British explorer (d. 1864)
  15. 1852 - Alice Pleasance Liddell, English schoolgirl model for Alice in Wonderland (d. 1934)
  16. 1864 - Marie Booth, the third daughter of William and Catherine Booth (d. 1937)
  17. 1870 - Alexandre Benois, Russian artist (d. 1960)
  18. 1873 - Joe De Grasse, Canadian film director (d. 1940)
  19. 1889 - Francis Cardinal Spellman, American religious leader (d. 1967)
  20. 1903 - Luther Adler, American stage actor (d. 1984)
  21. 1913 - Lady Katherine Brandram, née Princess of Greece and Denmark
  22. 1916 - Jane Jacobs, Canadian author and activist (d. 2006)
  23. 1918 - Tanaka Kakuei, Japanese political leader (d. 1993)
  24. 1918 - Thomas Mead, Australian politician and journalist (d. 2004)
  25. 1919 - Dory Funk, Professional wrestler (d. 1973)
  26. 1921 - Edo Murtic, Croatian painter (d. 2005)
  27. 1923 - Ed Cassidy, American musician (Spirit)
  28. 1923 - Eric Sykes, British actor and comedian
  29. 1923 - Godfrey Quigley, British actor (d. 1994)
  30. 1923 - Assi Rahbani, Lebanese composer and author
  31. 1925 - Maurice R. Greenberg, American businessman
  32. 1928 - Maynard Ferguson, Canadian musician
  33. 1928 - Hosni Mubarak, President of Egypt
  34. 1928 - Wolfgang von Trips, German racing driver (d. 1961)
  35. 1929 - Audrey Hepburn, Belgian actress (d. 1993)
  36. 1929 - Sidney Lamb, American linguist
  37. 1930 - Roberta Peters, American soprano
  38. 1931 - Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Russian conductor
  39. 1931 - Thomas Stuttaford, British conductor
  40. 1936 - El Cordobes, Spanish bullfighter
  41. 1937 - Dick Dale, American guitarist
  42. 1939 - Amos Oz, Israeli writer, novelist, and journalist
  43. 1941 - George Will, American writer
  44. 1942 - Nickolas Ashford, American record producer, songwriter, musician (Ashford and Simpson)
  45. 1943 - Mikhail Chemiakin, Russian painter
  46. 1944 - Roger Rees, British-born actor
  47. 1945 - Narasimhan Ram, Indian journalist
  48. 1946 - John Watson, Northern Irish racecar driver
  49. 1949 - John Force, American race car driver
  50. 1949 - Stella Parton, American country music singer
  51. 1951 - Colin Bass, British bassist (Camel)
  52. 1951 - Mick Mars, American guitarist (Mötley Crüe)
  53. 1954 - Pia Zadora, American actress
  54. 1956 - David Guterson, American author
  55. 1956 - Ulrike Meyfarth, German athlete
  56. 1956 - Ken Oberkfell, American baseball player
  57. 1958 - Delbert Fowler, American and Canadian professional football player
  58. 1958 - Keith Haring, American graphical artist (d. 1990)
  59. 1959 - Randy Travis, American musician
  60. 1959 - Scott Armstrong, American professional wrestling referee
  61. 1961 - Luis Herrera, Colombian cyclist
  62. 1962 - Oleta Adams, American singer
  63. 1967 - Ana Gasteyer, American actress
  64. 1968 - Julian Barratt, English comedian and musician, one half of The Mighty Boosh
  65. 1969 - Ryan Shamrock, Wrestling valet
  66. 1969 - Micah Aivazoff, Canadian ice hockey player
  67. 1972 - Mike Dirnt, American musician (Green Day)
  68. 1972 - Manny Aybar, baseball player
  69. 1974 - Miguel Cairo, baseball player
  70. 1976 - Jason Michaels, baseball player
  71. 1976 - Ben Grieve, American baseball player
  72. 1979 - Lance Bass, American singer (*NSYNC)
  73. 1981 - Eric Djemba-Djemba, Cameroon footballer
  74. 1982 - Robert Hill, Australian athlete
  75. 1982 - Markus Rogan, Austrian swimmer
  76. 1983 - Derek Roy, Canadian ice hockey player
  77. 1983 - Trisha Krishnan, Indian actress
  78. 1985 - Anthony Fedorov, American singer
  79. 1987 - Cesc Fàbregas, Spanish footballer
  80. 1987 - Anjeza Shahini, Albanian singer
  81. 1992 - Courtney Jines, American actress
  82. 1994 - Alexander Gould, American actor