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Those born on this date include:

- Catherine the Great, empress of Russia, in 1729
- Gen. Henry Robert, author of Robert's Rules of Order, in 1837
- gossip columnist Hedda Hopper in 1885
- German fighter ace Manfred The Red Baron von Richthofen in 1892
- Broadway composer Lorenz Hart in 1895
- childcare specialist Dr. Benjamin Spock in 1903
- singer/actor Theodore Bikel in 1924
- author Martha Grimes in 1931 (age 90)
- singer Engelbert Humperdinck, born Arnold Dorsey, in 1936 (age 85)
- activist/singer Bianca Jagger in 1945 (age 76)
- actor David Suchet in 1946 (age 75)
- pop singer Lesley Gore in 1946
- inventor James Dyson in 1947 (age 74)
- country singer Larry Gatlin in 1948 (age 73)
- actor Christine Baranski in 1952 (age 69)
- fashion designer Donatella Versace in 1955 (age 66)
- actor/former professional wrestler Dwayne The Rock Johnson in 1972 (age 49)
- soccer star David Beckham in 1975 (age 46)
- actor Ellie Kemper in 1980 (age 41)
- actor Robert Buckley in 1981 (age 40)
- NASCAR driver Kyle Busch in 1985 (36)
- singer Lily Allen in 1985 (age 36)
- Princess Charlotte of Cambridge in 2015 (6).

 

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