November 19 Events
461 - Libius Severus is declared emperor of the Western Roman Empire. The real power is in the hands of the magister militum Ricimer. 636 - The Rashidun Caliphate defeats the Sasanian Empire at the Battle of al-Qādisiyyah in Iraq. 1493 - Christopher Columbus goes ashore on an island called Borinquen he first saw the day before. He names it San Juan Bautista. 1794 - The United States and the Kingdom of Great Britain sign Jay's Treaty, which attempts to resolve some of the lingering problems left over from the American Revolutionary War. 1802 - The Garinagu arrive at British Honduras 1816 - Warsaw University is established. 1847 - The second Canadian railway line, the Montreal and Lachine Railroad, is opened. 1863 - American Civil War: U.S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the dedication ceremony for the military cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. 1881 - A meteorite lands near the village of Grossliebenthal, southwest of Odessa, Ukraine. 1885 - Serbo-Bulgarian War: Bulgarian victory in the Battle of Slivnitsa solidifies the unification between the Principality of Bulgaria and Eastern Rumelia. 1911 - The Doom Bar in Cornwall claimed two ships, Island Maid and Angele, the latter killing the entire crew except the captain. 1912 - First Balkan War: The Serbian Army captures Bitola, ending the five-century-long Ottoman rule of Macedonia. 1916 - Samuel Goldwyn and Edgar Selwyn establish Goldwyn Pictures. 1941 - World War II: Battle between HMAS Sydney and HSK Kormoran. The two ships sink each other off the coast of Western Australia, with the loss of 645 Australians and about 77 German seamen. 1942 - World War II: Battle of Stalingrad: Soviet Union forces under General Georgy Zhukov launch the Operation Uranus counterattacks at Stalingrad, turning the tide of the battle in the USSR's favor. 1942 - Mutesa II is crowned the 35th and last Kabaka of Buganda, prior to the restoration of the kingdom in 1993. 1943 - Holocaust: Nazis liquidate Janowska concentration camp in Lemberg, western Ukraine, murdering at least 6,000 Jews after a failed uprising and mass escape attempt. 1944 - World War II: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt announces the 6th War Loan Drive, aimed at selling US$14 billion in war bonds to help pay for the war effort. 1944 - World War II: Thirty members of the Luxembourgish resistance defend the town of Vianden against a larger Waffen-SS attack in the Battle of Vianden. 1946 - Afghanistan, Iceland and Sweden join the United Nations. 1950 - US General Dwight D. Eisenhower becomes Supreme Commander of NATO-Europe. 1952 - Greek Field Marshal Alexander Papagos becomes the 152nd Prime Minister of Greece. 1954 - Télé Monte Carlo, Europe's oldest private television channel, is launched by Prince Rainier III. 1955 - National Review publishes its first issue. 1959 - The Ford Motor Company announces the discontinuation of the unpopular Edsel. 1967 - The establishment of TVB, the first wireless commercial television station in Hong Kong. 1969 - Apollo program: Apollo 12 astronauts Pete Conrad and Alan Bean land at Oceanus Procellarum and become the third and fourth humans to walk on the Moon. 1969 - Association football player Pelé scores his 1,000th goal. 1977 - TAP Portugal Flight 425 crashes in the Madeira Islands, killing 131. 1979 - Iran hostage crisis: Iranian leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini orders the release of 13 female and black American hostages being held at the US Embassy in Tehran. 1984 - San Juanico disaster: A series of explosions at the Pemex petroleum storage facility at San Juan Ixhuatepec in Mexico City starts a major fire and kills about 500 people. 1985 - Cold War: In Geneva, U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Soviet Union General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev meet for the first time. 1985 - Pennzoil wins a US$10.53 billion judgment against Texaco, in the largest civil verdict in the history of the United States, stemming from Texaco executing a contract to buy Getty Oil after Pennzoil had entered into an unsigned, yet still binding, buyout contract with Getty. 1985 - Police in Baling, Malaysia, lay siege to houses occupied by an Islamic sect of about 400 people led by Ibrahim Mahmud. 1988 - Serbian communist representative and future Serbian and Yugoslav president Slobodan Milošević publicly declares that Serbia is under attack from Albanian separatists in Kosovo as well as internal treachery within Yugoslavia and a foreign conspiracy to destroy Serbia and Yugoslavia. 1994 - In the United Kingdom, the first National Lottery draw is held. A £1 ticket gave a one-in-14-million chance of correctly guessing the winning six out of 49 numbers. 1996 - Lt. Gen. Maurice Baril of Canada arrives in Africa to lead a multi-national policing force in Zaire. 1998 - Clinton–Lewinsky scandal: The United States House of Representatives Judiciary Committee begins impeachment hearings against U.S. President Bill Clinton. 1998 - Vincent van Gogh's sells at auction for US$71.5 million. Portrait of the Artist Without Beard 1999 - Shenzhou 1: The People's Republic of China launches its first Shenzhou spacecraft. 2002 - The Greek oil tanker Prestige splits in half and sinks off the coast of Galicia, releasing over 20 million US gallons of oil in the largest environmental disaster in Spanish and Portuguese history. 2004 - The Malice at the Palace: The worst brawl in NBA history, Ron Artest suspended 86 games, Stephen Jackson suspended 30 games. 2006 - Nintendo's first video game console with motion control, the Wii, is released. 2010 - The first of four explosions takes place at the Pike River Mine in New Zealand. Twenty-nine people are killed in the nation's worst mining disaster since 1914. 2013 - A double suicide bombing at the Iranian embassy in Beirut kills 23 people and injures 160 others. 2019 - Google launches its cloud gaming service Stadia. Births 1417 - Frederick I, Count Palatine of Simmern 1464 - Emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan 1503 - Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma 1563 - Robert Sidney, 1st Earl of Leicester, English poet and politician 1600 - Charles I of England 1600 - Lieuwe van Aitzema, Dutch historian and diplomat 1617 - Eustache Le Sueur, French painter and educator 1700 - Jean-Antoine Nollet, French priest and physicist 1711 - Mikhail Lomonosov, Russian physicist, chemist, astronomer, and geographer 1722 - Leopold Auenbrugger, Austrian physician 1722 - Benjamin Chew, American lawyer and judge 1752 - George Rogers Clark, American general 1770 - Bertel Thorvaldsen, Danish sculptor and academic 1802 - Solomon Foot, American lawyer and politician 1805 - Ferdinand de Lesseps, French diplomat and engineer, developed the Suez Canal 1808 - Janez Bleiweis, Slovenian journalist, physician, and politician 1812 - Karl Schwarz, German theologian and politician 1828 - Rani Lakshmibai, Indian queen 1831 - James A. Garfield, American general, lawyer, and politician, 20th President of the United States 1833 - Wilhelm Dilthey, German psychologist, sociologist, and historian 1834 - Georg Hermann Quincke, German physicist and academic 1843 - Richard Avenarius, German-Swiss philosopher and academic 1843 - C. X. Larrabee, American businessman 1845 - Agnes Giberne, Indian-English astronomer and author 1859 - Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov, Russian composer, conductor, and educator 1862 - Billy Sunday, American baseball player and evangelist 1873 - Elizabeth McCombs, the first woman elected to the Parliament of New Zealand 1875 - Mikhail Kalinin, Russian civil servant and politician, 1st Head of State of The Soviet Union 1876 - Tatyana Afanasyeva, Russian-Dutch mathematician and theorist 1877 - Giuseppe Volpi, Italian businessman and politician, founded the Venice Film Festival 1883 - Ned Sparks, Canadian-American actor and singer 1887 - James B. Sumner, American chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate 1888 - José Raúl Capablanca, Cuban-American chess player and theologian 1889 - Clifton Webb, American actor, singer, and dancer 1892 - Thomas Clay, English footballer and coach 1892 - Huw T. Edwards, Welsh poet and politician 1893 - René Voisin, French trumpet player 1894 - Américo Tomás, Portuguese admiral and politician, 14th President of Portugal 1895 - Louise Dahl-Wolfe, American photographer 1895 - Evert van Linge, Dutch footballer and architect 1897 - Quentin Roosevelt, American lieutenant and pilot 1898 - Klement Jug, Slovenian philosopher and mountaineer 1898 - Arthur R. von Hippel, German-American physicist and academic 1899 - Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei, Iranian religious leader and scholar 1899 - Allen Tate, American poet and critic 1900 - Bunny Ahearne, Irish-English ice hockey player and manager 1900 - Mikhail Lavrentyev, Russian mathematician and hydrodynamicist 1900 - Anna Seghers, German author and politician 1901 - Nina Bari, Russian mathematician 1904 - Nathan Freudenthal Leopold, Jr., American murderer 1905 - Eleanor Audley, American actress 1905 - Tommy Dorsey, American trombonist, composer and bandleader 1906 - Franz Schädle, German SS officer 1907 - Jack Schaefer, American author 1909 - Peter Drucker, Austrian-American theorist, educator, and author 1910 - Adrian Conan Doyle, English racing driver, author, and explorer 1912 - Bernard Joseph McLaughlin, American bishop 1912 - George Emil Palade, Romanian-American biologist and physician, Nobel Prize laureate 1912 - Robert Simpson, American meteorologist and author 1915 - Earl Wilbur Sutherland, Jr., American pharmacologist and biochemist, Nobel Prize laureate 1917 - Indira Gandhi, Indian politician, 3rd Prime Minister of India 1919 - Gillo Pontecorvo, Italian director and screenwriter 1919 - Alan Young, English-Canadian actor, singer, and director 1919 - Lolita Lebrón, Puerto Rican nationalist 1920 - Gene Tierney, American actress and singer 1921 - Roy Campanella, American baseball player and coach 1921 - Peter Ruckman, American pastor and educator 1922 - Salil Chowdhury, Indian director, playwright, and composer 1922 - Yuri Knorozov, Ukrainian-Russian linguist, epigrapher, and ethnographer 1922 - Rajko Mitić, Serbian footballer and coach 1923 - Louis D. Rubin, Jr., American author, critic, and academic 1924 - William Russell, English actor 1924 - Knut Steen, Norwegian-Italian sculptor 1924 - Margaret Turner-Warwick, English physician and academic 1925 - Zygmunt Bauman, Polish-English sociologist, historian, and academic 1926 - Jeane Kirkpatrick, American academic and diplomat, 16th United States Ambassador to the United Nations 1926 - Pino Rauti, Italian journalist and politician 1926 - Barry Reckord, Jamaican playwright and screenwriter 1928 - Dara Singh, Indian wrestler, actor, and politician 1929 - Norman Cantor, Canadian-American historian and scholar 1930 - Kurt Nielsen, Danish tennis player, referee, and sportscaster 1932 - Eleanor F. Helin, American astronomer 1933 - Larry King, American journalist and talk show host 1933 - Jerry Sheindlin, American judge and author 1934 - Kurt Hamrin, Swedish footballer and scout 1934 - Valentin Ivanov, Russian footballer and manager 1934 - David Lloyd-Jones, English conductor 1935 - Rashad Khalifa, Egyptian-American biochemist and scholar 1935 - Jack Welch, American engineer, businessman, and author 1936 - Dick Cavett, American actor and talk show host 1936 - Ray Collins, American singer 1936 - Yuan T. Lee, Taiwanese-American chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate 1937 - Penelope Leach, English psychologist and author 1938 - Len Killeen, South African rugby league player 1938 - Frank Misson, Australian cricketer 1938 - Ted Turner, American businessman and philanthropist, founded Turner Broadcasting System 1939 - Emil Constantinescu, Romanian academic and politician, 3rd President of Romania 1939 - Tom Harkin, American commander, lawyer, and politician 1939 - Jane Mansbridge, American political scientist and academic 1939 - Warren "Pete" Moore, American singer-songwriter and record producer 1939 - Richard Zare, American chemist and academic 1940 - Gary Gruber, author and expert on test-prep 1941 - Dan Haggerty, American actor and producer 1941 - Tommy Thompson, American captain and politician, 19th United States Secretary of Health and Human Services 1942 - Roland Clift, English engineer and academic 1942 - Larry Gilbert, American golfer 1942 - Calvin Klein, American fashion designer, founded Calvin Klein Inc. 1942 - Sharon Olds, American poet and academic 1943 - Fred Lipsius, American saxophonist and educator 1943 - Aurelio Monteagudo, Cuban-American baseball player and manager 1944 - Agnes Baltsa, Greek soprano and actress 1944 - Dennis Hull, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster 1945 - Hans Monderman, Dutch engineer 1945 - Bobby Tolan, American baseball player and manager 1947 - Bob Boone, American baseball player and manager 1947 - Anfinn Kallsberg, Faroese politician, 10th Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands 1947 - Lamar S. Smith, American lawyer and politician 1949 - Raymond Blanc, French chef and author 1949 - Ahmad Rashād, American football player and sportscaster 1950 - Peter Biyiasas, Greek-Canadian chess player 1951 - Charles Falconer, Baron Falconer of Thoroton, Scottish lawyer and politician, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain 1953 - Robert Beltran, American actor 1953 - Tom Villard, American actor 1954 - Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Egyptian field marshal and politician, 6th President of Egypt 1954 - Réjean Lemelin, Canadian ice hockey player and coach 1954 - Kathleen Quinlan, American actress 1955 - Sam Hamm, American screenwriter and producer 1956 - Peter Carter, English diplomat, British Ambassador to Estonia 1956 - Eileen Collins, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut 1956 - Ann Curry, Guamanian-American journalist 1956 - Glynnis O'Connor, American actress 1956 - Sergiy Vilkomir, Ukrainian-born computer scientist 1957 - Ofra Haza, Israeli singer-songwriter and actress 1957 - Tom Virtue, American actor 1958 - Isabella Blow, English magazine editor 1958 - Algirdas Butkevičius, Lithuanian sergeant and politician, 12th Prime Minister of Lithuania 1958 - Terrence C. Carson, American actor and singer 1958 - Annette Gordon-Reed, American historian, author, and academic 1958 - Charlie Kaufman, American director, producer, and screenwriter 1958 - Michael Wilbon, American sportscaster and journalist 1959 - Robert Barron, American bishop, author, and theologian 1959 - Jo Bonner, American politician 1959 - Allison Janney, American actress 1960 - Miss Elizabeth, American wrestler and manager 1960 - Matt Sorum, American drummer, songwriter, and producer 1961 - Jim L. Mora, American football player and coach 1961 - Meg Ryan, American actress and producer 1961 - Pernille Svarre, Danish athlete 1962 - Jodie Foster, American actress, director, and producer 1962 - Sean Parnell, American lawyer and politician, 12th Governor of Alaska 1962 - Dodie Boy Peñalosa, Filipino boxer and trainer 1963 - Terry Farrell, American actress 1963 - Jon Potter, English-American field hockey player 1964 - Fred Diamond, American-English mathematician and academic 1964 - Vincent Herring, American saxophonist and flute player 1964 - Phil Hughes, Irish footballer and coach 1964 - Jung Jin-young, South Korean actor 1964 - Irina Laricheva, Russian target shooter 1964 - Eric Musselman, American basketball player and coach 1964 - Nicholas Patrick, English-American engineer and astronaut 1964 - Peter Rohde, Australian footballer and coach 1964 - Tony Ryall, New Zealand banker and politician, 38th New Zealand Minister of Health 1964 - Ronnie Sinclair, Scottish footballer and coach 1964 - Alfredo Zaiat, Argentine economist and journalist 1964 - Shawn Holman, American baseball pitcher 1965 - Laurent Blanc, French footballer and manager 1965 - Douglas Henshall, Scottish actor 1965 - Jason Pierce, English singer-songwriter and guitarist 1965 - Paulo S. L. M. Barreto, Brazilian cryptographer and academic 1965 - Paul Weitz, American actor, director, producer, screenwriter, and playwright 1966 - Shmuley Boteach, American rabbi and author 1966 - Gail Devers, American sprinter and hurdler 1966 - Rocco DiSpirito, American chef and author 1966 - Kakhaber Kacharava, Georgian footballer and manager 1966 - Jason Scott Lee, American actor and martial artist 1967 - Randi Kaye, American journalist 1969 - Philippe Adams, Belgian racing driver 1969 - Erika Alexander, American actress and screenwriter 1969 - Ertuğrul Sağlam, Turkish footballer and coach 1969 - Richard Virenque, Moroccan-French cyclist and sportscaster 1971 - Saleemah Abdul-Ghafur, African-American author and activist 1971 - Justin Chancellor, English bass player 1971 - Jeremy McGrath, American motorcycle racer 1971 - Naoko Mori, Japanese-English actress and singer 1971 - Alice Peacock, American singer-songwriter 1971 - Tony Rich, American R&B singer-songwriter and musician 1972 - Sandrine Holt, English-American model and actress 1973 - Billy Currington, American singer-songwriter and guitarist 1973 - Savion Glover, American dancer and choreographer 1975 - Toby Bailey, American basketball player and agent 1975 - Sushmita Sen, Indian actress, model and Miss Universe 1994 1976 - Jack Dorsey, American businessman, co-founded Twitter 1976 - Robin Dunne, Canadian actor, producer, and screenwriter 1976 - Jun Shibata, Japanese singer-songwriter 1976 - Petr Sýkora, Czech ice hockey player 1976 - Stylianos Venetidis, Greek footballer and manager 1977 - Kerri Strug, American gymnast and runner 1977 - Arun Vijay, Indian-Tamil film actor 1978 - Dries Buytaert, Belgian computer programmer, founded Acquia 1978 - Matt Dusk, Canadian singer 1978 - Věra Pospíšilová-Cechlová, Czech discus thrower and shot putter 1979 - Keith Buckley, American singer-songwriter 1979 - Mahé Drysdale, New Zealand rower 1979 - John-Ford Griffin, American baseball player 1979 - Ryan Howard, American baseball player 1979 - Larry Johnson, American football player 1979 - Leam Richardson, English footballer and manager 1980 - Courtney Anderson, American football player 1980 - Otis Grigsby, American football player 1980 - Vladimir Radmanović, Serbian basketball player 1981 - Marcus Banks, American basketball player 1981 - André Lotterer, German racing driver 1981 - Juan Martín Fernández Lobbe, Argentine rugby player 1981 - DJ Tukutz, South Korean DJ, producer, and songwriter 1981 - Mark Wallace, Welsh-English cricketer 1983 - Chandra Crawford, Canadian skier 1983 - Adam Driver, American actor 1983 - Daria Werbowy, Polish-Canadian model 1984 - Dawid Kucharski, Polish footballer 1984 - Brittany Maynard, American activist 1985 - Chris Eagles, English footballer 1985 - Alex Mack, American football player 1986 - Sam Betty, English rugby player 1986 - Jeannie Ortega, American singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress 1986 - Michael Saunders, Canadian baseball player 1986 - Jessicah Schipper, Australian swimmer 1986 - Milan Smiljanić, Serbian footballer 1987 - Sílvia Soler Espinosa, Spanish tennis player 1988 - Timo Eichfuss, Estonian basketball player 1988 - Patrick Kane, American ice hockey player 1989 - John McCarthy, Australian footballer 1989 - Roman Sergeevich Trofimov, Russian ski jumper 1989 - Tyga, American rapper 1990 - Marquise Goodwin, American football player 1990 - John Moore, American ice hockey player 1990 - Benedikt Schmid, German footballer 1991 - Marina Marković, Serbian basketball player 1991 - Fabien Antunes, French footballer 1992 - Cameron Bancroft, Australian cricketer 1993 - Kerim Frei, Austrian footballer 1993 - Suso, Spanish footballer 1994 - Ibrahima Mbaye, Senegalese footballer 1995 - Vanessa Axente, Hungarian model 1999 - Evgenia Medvedeva, Russian figure skater Deaths 496 - Pope Gelasius I 498 - Pope Anastasius II 930 - Yan Keqiu, Chinese chief strategist 1034 - Theodoric II, Margrave of Lower Lusatia 1092 - Malik-Shah I, Seljuk Sultan 1288 - Rudolf I, Margrave of Baden-Baden 1298 - Mechtilde, Saxon saint 1350 - Raoul II of Brienne, Count of Eu 1481 - Anne de Mowbray, 8th Countess of Norfolk 1557 - Bona Sforza, Italian wife of Sigismund I the Old 1577 - Matsunaga Hisahide, Japanese daimyō 1581 - Tsarevich Ivan Ivanovich of Russia 1630 - Johann Hermann Schein, German singer and composer 1649 - Caspar Schoppe, German scholar and author 1665 - Nicolas Poussin, French-Italian painter 1672 - John Wilkins, English bishop and philosopher 1679 - Roger Conant, Massachusetts governor 1692 - Thomas Shadwell, English poet and playwright 1703 - Man in the Iron Mask, French prisoner 1723 - Antoine Nompar de Caumont, French courtier and soldier 1772 - William Nelson, American politician, Colonial Governor of Virginia 1773 - James FitzGerald, 1st Duke of Leinster, Irish soldier and politician 1785 - Bernard de Bury, French harpsichord player and composer 1798 - Wolfe Tone, Irish general 1804 - Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi, Italian composer 1810 - Jean-Georges Noverre, French dancer and choreographer 1822 - Johann Georg Tralles, German mathematician and physicist 1828 - Franz Schubert, Austrian pianist and composer 1850 - Richard Mentor Johnson, American colonel, lawyer, and politician, 9th Vice President of the United States 1868 - Ivane Andronikashvili, Georgian general 1883 - Carl Wilhelm Siemens, German-English engineer 1887 - Emma Lazarus, American poet 1897 - William Seymour Tyler, American historian and academic 1910 - Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig, German chemist 1915 - Joe Hill, Swedish-born American labor activist 1918 - Joseph F. Smith, American religious leader, 6th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1924 - Thomas H. Ince, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter 1928 - Jeanne Bérangère, French actress 1931 - Xu Zhimo, Chinese poet and translator 1938 - Lev Shestov, Ukrainian-Russian philosopher and theologian 1942 - Bruno Schulz, Polish painter and critic 1943 - Miyagiyama Fukumatsu, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 29th Yokozuna 1949 - James Ensor, Belgian painter 1950 - Aage Redal, Danish actor 1954 - Walter Bartley Wilson, English footballer and manager 1955 - Marquis James, American journalist and author 1956 - Francis L. Sullivan, English-American actor 1959 - Joseph Charbonneau, Canadian archbishop 1960 - Phyllis Haver, American actress 1962 - Grigol Robakidze, Georgian author, poet, and playwright 1963 - Carmen Boni, Italian-French actress 1963 - Henry B. Richardson, American archer 1967 - Charles J. Watters, American priest and soldier, Medal of Honor recipient 1968 - May Hollinworth, Australian theatre producer and director 1970 - Lewis Sargent, American actor 1974 - George Brunies, American trombonist 1974 - Louise Fitzhugh, American author and illustrator 1975 - Roger D. Branigin, American colonel, lawyer, and politician, 42nd Governor of Indiana 1975 - Rudolf Kinau, Low German writer 1975 - Francisco Franco, Spanish general and dictator, Prime Minister of Spain 1975 - Elizabeth Taylor, English novelist, 1976 - Basil Spence, Indian-Scottish architect and academic, designed the Coventry Cathedral 1983 - Tom Evans, English singer-songwriter and guitarist 1985 - Stepin Fetchit, American actor, singer, and dancer 1985 - Juan Arvizu, Mexican lyric opera tenor and bolero vocalist 1988 - Christina Onassis, American-Greek businesswoman 1988 - Peggy Parish, American author 1989 - Grant Adcox, American race car driver 1990 - Sun Li-jen, Chinese general and politician 1991 - Reggie Nalder, Austrian-American actor 1992 - Bobby Russell, American singer-songwriter 1992 - Diane Varsi, American actress 1998 - Ted Fujita, Japanese-American meteorologist and academic 1998 - Alan J. Pakula, American director, producer, and screenwriter 1998 - Bernard Thompson, English director and producer 1999 - Alexander Liberman, Russian-American artist and publisher 2001 - Marcelle Ferron, Canadian painter and stained glass artist 2003 - Ian Geoghegan, Australian racing driver 2004 - George Canseco, Filipino journalist and composer 2004 - Piet Esser, Dutch sculptor and academic 2004 - Helmut Griem, German actor and director 2004 - Trina Schart Hyman, American author and illustrator 2004 - Terry Melcher, American singer-songwriter and producer 2004 - John Vane, English pharmacologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate 2005 - Erik Balling, Danish director, producer, and screenwriter 2005 - Steve Belichick, American football player, coach and scout 2007 - Kevin DuBrow, American singer-songwriter 2007 - Mike Gregory, English rugby player and coach 2009 - Johnny Delgado, Filipino actor 2010 - Pat Burns, Canadian ice hockey player and coach 2011 - Ömer Lütfi Akad, Turkish director and screenwriter 2011 - John Neville, English actor 2011 - Ruth Stone, American poet and author 2012 - John Hefin, Welsh director and producer 2012 - Shiro Miya, Japanese singer-songwriter 2012 - Warren Rudman, American lawyer and politician 2012 - Boris Strugatskiy, Russian author 2013 - Babe Birrer, American baseball player 2013 - Dora Dougherty Strother, American pilot and academic 2013 - Ray Gosling, English journalist, author, and activist 2013 - Frederick Sanger, English biochemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate 2013 - Charlotte Zolotow, American author and poet 2014 - Roy Bhaskar, English philosopher and academic 2014 - Jeremiah Coffey, Irish-Australian bishop 2014 - Pete Harman, American businessman 2014 - Richard A. Jensen, American theologian, author, and academic 2014 - Gholam Hossein Mazloumi, Iranian footballer and manager 2014 - Mike Nichols, German-American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter 2015 - Armand, Dutch singer-songwriter 2015 - Allen E. Ertel, American lawyer and politician 2015 - Ron Hynes, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist 2015 - Korrie Layun Rampan, Indonesian author, poet, and critic 2015 - Mal Whitfield, American runner and diplomat 2017 - Charles Manson, American cult leader and mass murderer 2017 - Warren "Pete" Moore, American singer-songwriter and record producer 2017 - Jana Novotná, Czech tennis player 2017 - Della Reese, American singer and actress 2017 - Mel Tillis, American singer and songwriter Holidays and observances Christian feast day: * Obadiah * Raphael Kalinowski * Severinus, Exuperius, and Felician * November 19 Day of Discovery of Puerto Rico Day of Missile Forces and Artillery Flag Day Garifuna Settlement Day International Men's Day Liberation Day Martyrs' Day The Sovereign Prince's Day Women's Entrepreneurship Day World Toilet Day
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