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Notable Birthdays for October 9

- French officer Alfred Dreyfus, who was accused of treason, in 1859
- Charles Rudolph Walgreen, drug store chain founder, in 1873
- Baseball Hall of Fame member Rube Marquard in 1886
- American evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson in 1890
- Civil War historian Bruce Catton in 1899
- Scottish actor Alastair Sim in 1900
- Baseball Hall of Fame member Walter O'Malley in 1903
- Convicted Watergate burglar, novelist and lecturer E. Howard Hunt Jr. in 1918
- Former Beatle John Lennon in 1940
- C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb in 1941 (age 71)
- The Who bassist John Entwistle in 1944
- Rock 'n' roll Hall of Fame member Jackson Browne in 1948 (age 64)
- Nobal Peace Prize laureate Jody Williams in 1950 (age 62)
- Writer/actor Robert Wuhl in 1951 (age 61)
- Television personality Sharon Osbourne in 1952 (age 60)
- Football Hall of Fame member Mike Singletary in 1958 (age 54)
- Film director Guillermo del Toro in 1964 (age 48)
- Actors Tony Shalhoub in 1953 (age 59)
- Scott Bakula and John O'Hurley, both in 1954 (age 58), Michael Pare in 1958 (age 54) and Zachery Ty Bryan in 1981 (age 31)
- British Prime Minister David Cameron in 1966 (age 46)
- And golf Hall of Fame member Annika Sorenstam in 1970 (age 42).

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