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== Art and culture == == Art and culture ==
*[[1793]] - [[Marie Antoinette]], wife of [[Louis XVI of France|Louis XVI]] is [[guillotine]]d at the height of the [[French Revolution]]. *[[1793]] - [[Marie Antoinette]], wife of [[Louis XVI of France|Louis XVI]] is [[guillotine]]d at the height of the [[French Revolution]].
 +*[[1843]] - [[Repetition (Kierkegaard)|Repetition]] by Kierkegaard published
== Births == == Births ==
 +*[[1827]] - [[Arnold Böcklin]], Swiss painter. (d. [[1901]])
*[[1854]] - [[Oscar Wilde]], Irish writer (d. [[1900]]) *[[1854]] - [[Oscar Wilde]], Irish writer (d. [[1900]])
*[[1890]] - [[Paul Strand]], American photographer (d. [[1975]]) *[[1890]] - [[Paul Strand]], American photographer (d. [[1975]])
*[[1918]] - [[Louis Althusser]], French Marxist philosopher (d. [[1990]]) *[[1918]] - [[Louis Althusser]], French Marxist philosopher (d. [[1990]])
 +*[[1920]] - [[Andrzej Munk]], Polish filmmaker (d. [[1961]])
*[[1923]] - [[Bert Kaempfert]], German orchestra leader and songwriter (d. [[1980]]) *[[1923]] - [[Bert Kaempfert]], German orchestra leader and songwriter (d. [[1980]])
-* 1923 - [[Linda Darnell]], American film actress (d. [[1965]])+*[[1927]] - [[Günter Grass]], German writer, [[Nobel Prize in Literature|Nobel Prize]] laureate (d. 2015)
-*[[1925]] - [[Angela Lansbury]], English-born actress+*[[1938]] - [[Nico]] (born Christa Päffgen; singer-songwriter, fashion model, actress) (d. 1988)
-*[[1927]] - [[Günter Grass]], German writer, [[Nobel Prize in Literature|Nobel Prize]] laureate+
-*[[1928]] - [[Mary Daly]], American feminist+
-* 1928 - [[Fernanda Montenegro]], Brazilian actress+
-* 1928 - [[Ann Morgan Guilbert]], American actress+
-*[[1930]] - [[Carmen Sevilla]], Spanish actress+
-*[[1931]] - [[Charles Colson]], American Watergate conspirator+
-* 1931 - [[James Chace]], American historian (d. [[2004]])+
-*[[1934]] - [[Peter Ashdown]], British racing driver+
-*[[1936]] - [[Andrei Chikatilo]], Russian serial killer (d. [[1994]])+
-* 1936 - [[Akira Machida]], Japanese judge+
-* 1936 - [[Peter Bowles]], English actor+
-*[[1938]] - [[Nico]] (born Christa Päffgen; singer-songwriter, fashion model, actress) (d. [[1988]])+
-* 1938 - [[Carl Gunter Jr]], Louisiana State Representative (d. [[1999]])+
-*[[1940]] - [[Barry Corbin]], American actor+
-* 1940 - [[Dave DeBusschere]], American basketball player (d. [[2003]])+
-*[[1941]] - [[Tim McCarver]], baseball player and commentator+
-*[[1943]] - [[Fred Turner (musician)|Fred Turner]], Canadian bass player ([[Bachman-Turner Overdrive]])+
-*[[1946]] - [[Suzanne Somers]], American actress+
-*[[1947]] - [[Terry Griffiths]], Welsh snooker player+
-* 1947 - [[Bob Weir]], American musician ([[Grateful Dead]])+
-* 1947 - [[David Zucker]], American film director+
-*[[1948]] - [[Leo Mazzone]], American baseball coach+
-*[[1952]] - [[Boogie Mosson]], American musician ([[P Funk]])+
-* 1952 - [[Ron Taylor (actor)|Ron Taylor]], American actor (d. [[2002]])+
-*[[1953]] - [[Paulo Roberto Falcão]], Brazilian footballer+
-* 1953 - [[Tony Carey]], American-born rock keyboardist, producer ([[Rainbow (band)|Rainbow]], [[Planet P Project]])+
-*[[1954]] - [[Stephen Mellor]], American actor+
-*[[1956]] - [[Johnny Chavis]], American football coach+
-*[[1958]] - [[Tim Robbins]], American actor, director, and writer+
-* 1958 - [[Eleftheria Arvanitaki]], Greek singer+
-*[[1959]] - [[Gary Kemp]], British musician and actor+
-* 1959 - [[Erkki-Sven Tüür]], Estonian composer+
-* 1959 - [[Brian Harper]], baseball player+
-*[[1960]] - [[Bob Mould]], American musician+
-*[[1961]] - [[Randy Vasquez]], American actor+
-* 1961 - [[Marc Levy]], French novelist+
-*[[1962]] - [[Michael Balzary|Flea]], Australian musician ([[Red Hot Chili Peppers]])+
-* 1962 - [[Manute Bol]], [[Sudanese]]-born basketball player for the [[National Basketball Association|NBA]]+
-* 1962 - [[Dmitri Hvorostovsky]], Russian baritone+
-*[[1965]] - [[Steve Lamacq]], British journalist and disc jockey+
-*[[1967]] - [[Davina McCall]], British television presenter+
-* 1967 - [[Tom Monaghan]], founder of Dominos pizza+
-*[[1968]] - [[Randall Batinkoff]], American actor+
-* 1968 - [[Elsa Zylberstein]], French actress+
-*[[1969]] - [[Wendy Wilson]], American pop singer ([[Wilson Phillips]])+
-* 1969 - [[Roy Hargrove]], American [[jazz]] trumpeter.+
-*[[1970]] - [[Mehmet Scholl]], German footballer+
-* 1970 - [[Kazuyuki Fujita]], Japanese professional wrestler and mixed martial arts fighter+
-*[[1972]] - [[Tomas Lindberg]], Swedish musician ([[At the Gates]])+
-* 1972 - [[Darius Kasparaitis]], [[National Hockey League]] player+
-*[[1973]] - [[Chad Gray]], American singer ([[Mudvayne]])+
-* 1973 - [[Peter Polaco]], American professional wrestler+
-* 1973 - [[David Unsworth]], English professional footballer+
-*[[1974]] - [[Paul Kariya]], Canadian hockey player+
-* 1974 - [[Deo Grech]], Maltese television presenter, songwriter+
-*[[1975]] - [[Kellie Martin]], American actress+
-* 1975 - [[Brynjar Gunnarsson]], Icelandic footballer+
-* 1975 - [[Jacques Kallis]], South African cricketer+
-*[[1976]] - [[Ryan Fitzgerald]], Australian football (AFL) player and media personality+
-*[[1977]] - [[John Mayer (musician)|John Mayer]], American musician+
-* 1977 - [[Jon Heder]], American actor and filmmaker+
-*[[1979]] - [[Erin Brown]], [[B-movie]] actress, model, filmmaker, former softcore erotic actress, and musician+
-*[[1980]] - [[Sue Bird]], American basketball player+
-* 1980 - [[Timana Tahu]], Australian Rugby League player+
-*[[1981]] - [[Anthony Reyes]], starting pitcher for the [[St. Louis Cardinals]]+
-*[[1982]] - [[Vincy Chan]], Hong Kong singer+
-* 1982 - [[Frédéric Michalak]], French rugby player+
-*[[1984]] - [[Melissa Lauren]], French [[pornographic actress]]+
-* 1984 - [[Shayne Ward]], UK singer, winner of ''[[The X Factor (TV series)|The X Factor]]'', [[The X Factor (UK series 2)|series 2005]]+
-*[[1985]] - [[Casey Stoner]], Australian [[MotoGP|motorcycle racer]]+
-*[[1988]] - [[Zoltán Stieber]], Hungarian footballer+
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==Deaths== ==Deaths==
-*[[1355]] - [[Louis of Sicily|Louis]], [[King of Sicily]], felled by the [[Black Death]]+*[[1553]] - [[Lucas Cranach the Elder]], German painter and printmaker (b. [[1472]])
-*[[1553]] - [[Lucas Cranach the Elder]], German painter (b. [[1472]])+
-*[[1555]] - [[Hugh Latimer]], English Protestant (martyred)+
-* 1555 - [[Nicholas Ridley (martyr)|Nicholas Ridley]], English Protestant (martyred)+
-*[[1591]] - [[Pope Gregory XIV]] (b. [[1535]])+
-*[[1594]] - [[William Cardinal Allen]], English Catholic cardinal (b. [[1532]])+
-*[[1621]] - [[Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck]], Dutch composer (b. [[1562]])+
-*[[1628]] - [[François de Malherbe]], French poet and critic (b. [[1555]])+
-*[[1649]] - [[Isaac van Ostade]], Dutch painter (b. [[1621]])+
-*[[1655]] - [[Joseph Solomon Delmedigo]], Italian physician, mathematician, and music theorist (b. [[1591]])+
-*[[1680]] - [[Raimondo Montecuccoli]], Italian-Austrian general (b. [[1608]] or [[1609]])+
-*[[1750]] - [[Sylvius Leopold Weiss]], German composer and lutenist (b. [[1687]])+
-*[[1755]] - [[Saint Gerard Majella]], [[Roman Catholic|Catholic]] [[saint]] (b. [[1725]])+
-*[[1781]] - [[Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke]], British naval officer (b. [[1705]])+
-*[[1791]] - [[Grigori Alexandrovich Potemkin]], Russian general and statesman (b. [[1739]])+
*[[1793]] - [[Marie Antoinette]], Queen of France (executed) (b. [[1755]]) *[[1793]] - [[Marie Antoinette]], Queen of France (executed) (b. [[1755]])
-*[[1796]] - [[Victor Amadeus III of Savoy]] (b. [[1726]]) 
-*[[1810]] - [[Nachman of Breslov]], founder of [[Breslov (Hasidic dynasty)|Breslov Hasidut]] (b. [[1772]]) 
-*[[1865]] - [[Andrés Bello]], Venezuelan poet, lawmaker, philosopher, and sociologist (b. [[1781]]) 
-*[[1877]] - [[Theodore Barrière]], French dramatist (b. [[1823]]) 
-*[[1888]] - [[John Wentworth (mayor)|John Wentworth]], Mayor of Chicago (b. [[1815]]) 
-*[[1893]] - [[Patrice MacMahon, duc de Magenta]], President of France (b. [[1808]]) 
-*[[1909]] - [[Jakub Bart-Ćišinski]], Sorbian writer (b. [[1856]]) 
-*[[1937]] - [[Jean de Brunhoff]], French writer (b. [[1899]]) 
-*[[1946]] - Nuremberg trial executions 
-** [[Hans Frank]], German war criminal (b. [[1900]]) 
-** [[Wilhelm Frick]], German war criminal (b. [[1877]]) 
-** [[Alfred Jodl]], German military officer (b. [[1890]]) 
-** [[Ernst Kaltenbrunner]], Austrian SS officer (b. [[1903]]) 
-** [[Wilhelm Keitel]], German military officer (b. [[1882]]) 
-** [[Joachim von Ribbentrop]], German politician (b. [[1893]]) 
-** [[Alfred Rosenberg]], Nazi ideologist (b. [[1893]]) 
-** [[Fritz Sauckel]], German war criminal (b. [[1894]]) 
-** [[Arthur Seyss-Inquart]], Austrian Nazi leader (b. [[1892]]) 
-** [[Julius Streicher]], German propagandist (b. [[1887]]) 
-*[[1956]] - [[Jules Rimet]], president of FIFA (b. [[1873]]) 
-*[[1959]] - [[George Marshall]], [[United States Secretary of State]], [[Nobel Peace Prize|Nobel laureate]] (b. [[1880]]) 
*[[1962]] - [[Gaston Bachelard]], French philosopher and poet (b. [[1884]]) *[[1962]] - [[Gaston Bachelard]], French philosopher and poet (b. [[1884]])
-*[[1966]] - [[George O'Hara (actor)|George O'Hara]], American actor (b. [[1899]])+*[[1990]] - [[Art Blakey]], American jazz drummer (b. [[1919]])
-*[[1968]] - [[Ellis Kinder]], baseball player (b. [[1914]])+
-*[[1972]] - [[Hale Boggs]], U.S. Congressman from Louisiana (b. [[1914]])+
-* 1972 - [[Leo G. Carroll]], English actor (b. [[1892]])+
-*[[1973]] - [[Gene Krupa]], American musician (b. [[1909]])+
-*[[1974]] - [[Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavatar]], noted [[Carnatic music|Carnatic]] [[musician]] (b. [[1895]])+
-*[[1978]] - [[Dan Dailey]], American actor (b. [[1913]])+
-*[[1979]] - [[Johan Borgen]], Norwegian author (b. [[1903]])+
-*[[1981]] - [[Moshe Dayan]], Israeli general (b. [[1915]])+
-*[[1982]] - [[Mario del Monaco]], Italian tenor (b. [[1915]])+
-*[[1983]] - [[Jakov Gotovac]], Croatian composer (b. [[1895]])+
-* 1983 - [[Kelso (horse)|Kelso]], American racehorse (b. [[1957]])+
-*[[1986]] - [[Arthur Grumiaux]], Belgian violinist (b. [[1921]]) +
-*[[1989]] - [[Cornel Wilde]], American actor (b. [[1915]])+
-*[[1990]] - [[Jorge Bolet]], Cuban-American classical pianist (b. [[1914]])+
-* 1990 - [[Art Blakey]], American jazz drummer (b. [[1919]])+
-*[[1992]] - [[Shirley Booth]], American actress (b. [[1898]])+
-*[[1996]] - [[Eric Malpass]], English novelist (b. [[1910]])+
-* 1996 - [[Jason Bernard]], American actor (b. [[1938]])+
-*[[1997]] - [[James Michener]], American writer (b. [[1907]])+
-* 1997 - [[Audra Lindley]], American actress (b. [[1918]])+
-*[[1998]] - [[Jon Postel]], American Internet pioneer (b. [[1943]])+
-*[[1999]] - [[Jean Shepherd]], American writer and actor (b. [[1921]])+
-*[[2000]] - [[Mel Carnahan]], American politician (b. [[1934]])+
-*[[2002]] - [[Angela Dawson]], American murder victim+
-*[[2003]] - [[Avni Arbas]], Turkish artist (b. [[1919]])+
-* 2003 - [[Stu Hart]], Canadian professional wrestler (b. [[1915]])+
-* 2003 - [[László Papp]], Hungarian boxer (b. [[1926]])+
-*[[2004]] - [[Pierre Salinger]], [[John F. Kennedy]]'s White House Press Secretary (b. [[1925]])+
-*[[2005]] - [[Elmer Dresslar, Jr.|"Len" Dresslar]], American singer and voice actor (b. [[1925]])+
-* 2005 - [[David Reilly]], American singer ([[God Lives Underwater]]) (b. [[1971]])+
-*[[2006]] - [[Valentín Paniagua Corazao]], Ex President of [[Peru]] (b. [[1936]])+
-* 2006 - [[Ross Davidson]], British actor (b. [[1949]])+
-* 2006 - [[Tommy Johnson (session musician)|Tommy Johnson]], American tubist (b. [[1935]])+
-* 2006 - [[Lister Sinclair]], Canadian broadcaster and playwright (b. [[1921]])+
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-== Notes ==+
-# Gaston Bachelard+
-# Oscar Wilde+
-# Louis Althusser+
-# Nico+
-# Art Blakey+
-# Häxan+
-# Andrzej Munk+
-# Repetition (Kierkegaard)+
-# Paul Strand+
-* Arnold Böcklin+
- +
- +
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