Happy Birthday to:

1155 - Henry the Young King, son of Henry II of England (d. 1183)
1261 - Margaret of Scotland, queen of Norway (d. 1283)
1663 - Thomas Newcomen, English co-inventor (steam engine)
1690 - Aleksei P Romanov, Russia, son of Peter the Great
1906 - Bugsy Siegel, gangster created casinos in Las Vegas
1917 - John B Connally, (Gov/Sen-D/R-Tx), took a bullet with JFK
1940 - Mario Andretti, Italian American race-car driver (1969 Indianapolis 500, 1978 Formula One World Champion)
1942 - Brian Jones, English rock guitarist (Rolling Stones)
1945 - Charles "Bubba" Smith, Tx, NFLer (Balt Colts)/actor (Police Academy)
1948 - Bernadette Peters, Queens NY, actress (The Jerk)
1953 - Ricky "Dragon" Steamboat, pro wrestler (NWA/WWF/WCW/AWA)
1955 - Gilbert Gottfried, comedian
1960 - Dorothy Stratten, Vancouver BC, playmate (August, 1979)
1962 - Rae Dawn Chong, Edmonton Alberta, actress (Commando), daughter of Tommy Chong
1973 - Eric Lindros, London Ontario, NHL center (Phila Flyers), giant wuss
1982 - Natalia Vodianova, Russian supermodel
1984 - Karolína Kurková, Czech supermodel