Happy Birthday to these Taurus's who were born on May 9th.

  1. 1147 - Minamoto no Yoritomo, Japanese shogun (d. 1199)
  2. 1439 - Pope Pius III (d. 1503)
  3. 1741 - Giovanni Paisiello, Italian composer (d. 1816)
  4. 1800 - John Brown, American abolitionist (d. 1859)
  5. 1837 - Adam Opel, German engineer and industrialist (b. 1895)
  6. 1860 - J. M. Barrie, Scottish author (d. 1937)
  7. 1873 - Anton Cermak, Mayor of Chicago (d. 1933)
  8. 1874 - Howard Carter, British archaeologist (d. 1939)
  9. 1882 - George Barker, American painter (d. 1965)
  10. 1882 - Henry J. Kaiser, American ship-builder (d. 1967)
  11. 1883 - José Ortega y Gasset, Spanish philosopher (d. 1955)
  12. 1892 - Zita of Bourbon-Parma, Empress of Austria-Hungary (d. 1989)
  13. 1893 - William Moulton Marston, American psychologist, writer (co-creator, Wonder Woman)
  14. 1895 - Richard Barthelmess, American actor (d. 1963)
  15. 1895 - Lucian Blaga, Romanian poet, playwright, and philosopher (d. 1961)
  16. 1888 - Rolf de Maré, Swedish art collector and museum director (d. 1964)
  17. 1907 - Baldur von Schirach, Nazi official (d. 1974)
  18. 1907 - Kathryn Kuhlman, famed evangelist (d. 1976)
  19. 1912 - Pedro Armendáriz, Mexican actor (d. 1963)
  20. 1912 - Per Imerslund, "The aryan idol" (d. 1943)
  21. 1914 - Hank Snow, Canadian-born musician (d. 1999)
  22. 1918 - Mike Wallace, American journalist
  23. 1918 - Orville L. Freeman, American politician (d. 2003)
  24. 1920 - Richard Adams, English author
  25. 1920 - William Tenn, American author
  26. 1921 - Sophie Scholl, resistance fighter in Nazi Germany (d. 1943)
  27. 1921 - Mona Van Duyn, American poet (d. 2004)
  28. 1924 - Bulat Okudzhava, Russian writer and musician (d. 1997)
  29. 1927 - Manfred Eigen, German biophysicist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
  30. 1928 - Colin Chapman, English engineer and automobile manufacturer (d. 1982)
  31. 1928 - Pancho Gonzalez, American tennis player (d. 1995)
  32. 1928 - Barbara Ann Scott, Canadian figure skater
  33. 1930 - Joan Sims, British actress (d. 2001)
  34. 1934 - Alan Bennett, British author
  35. 1936 - Albert Finney, British actor
  36. 1936 - Glenda Jackson, English actress and politician
  37. 1937 - José Rafael Moneo, Spanish architect
  38. 1939 - Ralph Boston, American athlete
  39. 1939 - Ion Tiriac, Romanian tennis player and businessman
  40. 1940 - James L. Brooks, American film producer and writer
  41. 1942 - John Ashcroft, United States Attorney General
  42. 1944 - Richie Furay, American musician (Poco and Buffalo Springfield)
  43. 1946 - Candice Bergen, American actress
  44. 1949 - Billy Joel, American musician
  45. 1955 - Anne-Sofie von Otter, Swedish mezzo-soprano
  46. 1960 - Tony Gwynn, Hall of Fame baseball player
  47. 1962 - David Gahan, English singer (Depeche Mode)
  48. 1963 - Sanja Doležal, Croatian singer (Novi fosili)
  49. 1964 - Kevin Saunderson, American music producer and disc jockey
  50. 1965 - Steve Yzerman, Canadian hockey player
  51. 1965 - Janu Tornell, American model and Survivor contestant
  52. 1968 - Marie-José Perec, French athlete
  53. 1969 - Amber, Dutch musician
  54. 1970 - Ghostface Killah, American rapper
  55. 1972 - Megumi Odaka, Japanese actress and artist
  56. 1972 - Daniela Silivas, Romanian gymnast
  57. 1973 - Chu Sang-mi, South Korean actress
  58. 1975 - George Boateng, Dutch footballer
  59. 1976 - Tamia, Canadian R&B singer
  60. 1977 - Choi Jeong-yun, South Korean actress
  61. 1977 - Maggie Dixon, Women's college basketball coach (d. 2006)
  62. 1978 - Leandro Damián Cufré, Argentine football player
  63. 1978 - Aaron Harang, baseball pitcher
  64. 1979 - Rosario Dawson, American actress
  65. 1979 - Pierre Bouvier, Canadian musician (Simple Plan)
  66. 1979 - Andrew W.K., American musician
  67. 1980 - Cho Hyeon Jae, South Korean actor
  68. 1980 - Angela Nikodinov, American figure skater
  69. 1980 - Tony Schmidt, German racing driver
  70. 1982 - Rachel Boston, American actress