Happy Birthday to:

1403 - Charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out the English from Northern France. Died 1461.
1732 - George Washington, Westmoreland, Virginia, 1st American president - "The Man" (1789-97)
1788 - Arthur Schopenhauer, Germany, philosopher (The World as Will and Representation)
1810 - Frederic F Chopin, Poland, pianist/composer
1857 - Heinrich Hertz, physicist, 1st to broadcast & receive radio waves
1891 - "Chico" Marx, NYC, actor/comedian (Marx Brothers)
1892 - David Dubinsky, labor leader (Freedom Award, 1969 Medal of Freedom)
1901 - Charles E Whittaker, Kansas, US Supreme Court justice (1957-62)
1918 - Don Pardo, Westfield Mass, TV announcer (Jeopardy, Saturday Night Live)
1918 - Robert Wadlow, Alton Ill, tallest known human (2.72 m, 8' 11.1")
1928 - Paul Dooley, Parkersburg WV, actor (16 Candles, Strange Brew)
1932 - Edward M "Ted" Kennedy, (Sen-D-Mass, 1962- ) ... Don't let him drive
1934 - George "Sparky" Anderson, SD, baseball manager (Reds, Tigers)
1944 - Robert Kardashian, American lawyer, part of OJ Simpson's dream team, father of sluts (d. 2003)
1950 - Julius "Dr. J" Erving, ABA/NBA forward (Virg Squirers, NY Nets, Phila 76ers)
1962 - Les Wallace, Scottish darts player (1997 World Champ)
1963 - Vijay Singh, Lautoka Fiji, PGA golfer
1975 - Drew Barrymore, LA California, actress (ET, Firestarter, Charlie's Angels)
1982 - Jenna Haze, American pornographic actress