March 7 Birthdays in History - March 7 Deaths - March 7 Events



1980 Laura Prepon, American Actress
1977 Ludmila Richterova, born in Kosice, Slovakia, tennis star, 1995 Bournemouth
1975 Andrey Savenkov, hockey defenseman, Team Kazakhstan 1998 Olympics
1975 William Hampton, CFL defensive back for the Calgary Stampeders
1974 Joost Volmer, soccer player, FC Twente
1972 Marina Hatzakis, Australian rower, Olympics 1996
1971 Alison Herst, born in Toronto Ontario, kayaker, Olympics 1992, 1996
1971 Matthew Vaughn, American Producer
1970 Jacquelyn Doucette, Miss Massachusetts USA, 1996
1970 James Calvin Spivey, born in Schiller Park, Illinois, miler
1970 Kathy Gedney, born in Indianapolis, Indiana, WPVA volleyballer, U.S. Open-25th-1994
1970 Rachel Weisz, born in London, England, actress, model, appeared in films, 'About a Boy', 'The Constant Gardener', 'Constantine', 'Runaway Jury'
1969 Anne Marie Lauck, born in Rochester, New York, marathoner, 1996 Olympics
1969 Anthony Davis, NFL linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs
1969 Brian Jamieson, born in Livingston, New Jersey, rower, 1996 Olympics silver medal
1969 Geoff Smith, born in Edmonton, NHL defenseman for the Florida Panthers
1969 Matt Blundin, NFL quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs, Detroit Lions
1969 Sam Gash, NFL running back for the New England Patriots
1968 Jeff Kent, born in Bellflower California, infielder for the New York Mets
1968 Ricky Proehl, NFL wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Bears
1967 Zheng Haixia, WNBA center for the Los Angeles Sparks
1966 Jeff Feagles, NFL punter for the Arizona Cardinals
1966 Mel Rojas, Haina, Dominican Republic, pitcher for the Montreal Expos
1966 Terry Carkner, born in Smiths Falls, NHL defenseman for the Florida Panthers
1965 Cameron Daddo, born in Melbourne, Australia, actor, Brian Petersen-Models Inc
1965 Jesper Bo Parnevik, born in Stockholm, Sweden, PGA golfer, 1995 Nestle-5th
1965 Steve Beuerlein, NFL quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars, Carolina Panthers
1965 [Willie] Flipper Anderson, NFL wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts
1964 Amy Baltus, born in Bloomington, Indiana, WPVA volleyballer, Nationals-13th-1992
1964 Jeff Criswell, NFL tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs
1964 Wanda Sykes, American Comedian
1963 Mike Eagles, born in Sussex, NHL center for the Washington Capitals
1963 Mohammad Ishaq, cricketer, UAE batsman 1996 World Cup
1962 Taylor Dayne, Leslie Wunderman, born in New York, vocalist, I'll Always Love You
1961 Mary Beth Evans, born in Pasadena, California, actress, Katherine-General Hospital
1960 Ivan Lendl, born in Czechoslovakia, tennis pro, U.S. Open 1985-87
1960 Joe Carter, born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, outfielder for the Toronto Blue Jays
1959 Thomas Edward Lehman, born in Austin, Minnesota, PGA golfer, 1994 Memorial Tournament
1958 Rik Mayall, comedian, Drop Dead Fred, Bottom, Little Noises
1956 Brian Baird, born in Chama, New Mexico, politician, Democratic party, U.S. House of Representatives from Washington's 3rd district
1955 Al-Waleed bin Talal, born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, member of the Saudi Royal Family, businessman
1954 Matt Frenette, rock drummer, Loverboy
1953 Jules Shear, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, musician, singer, performed with The Funky Kings, Raisins in the Sun, created, hosted, first 13 episodes of MTV series, Unplugged, song, All Through the Night, recorded by Cyndi Lauper, ranked number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100, co-wrote title track for Everything's Different Now album, with Matthew Sweet
1953 Kathleen Sullivan, born in Pasadena, California, newscaster, E!
1952 Ernie Isley, U.S. vocalist and guitarist, It's Your Thing, Heat is On
1952 Lynn Swann, NFL receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers and sportscaster
1952 Vivian Richards, West Indian master blaster
1950 Franco Harris, NFL fullback for the Pittsburgh Steelers
1950 Mark Pinter, born in Decorah, Iowa, actor, Behind the Screen, Another World
1947 Donna Loren, born in Boston, Massachusetts, singer and actress, Beach Blanket Bingo
1947 Lewis J. Stadlen, born in Brooklyn, New York, actor, John-Benson, Savages, Windy City
1947 Richard Lawson, actor, Eddie-O'Neills
1947 Robert O'Neill Crossman, politician
1946 Matthew Fisher, born in London, rock keyboardist, Procol Harum
1946 Peter Wolf, rock singer, J Giels Band-Centerfold, Freeze Frame
1945 Arthur Lee, rocker, Vindicator
1945 John Heard, actor, Cat People, Cutter's Way, CHUD
1945 Elizabeth Moon, American Author
1944 Elton Gallegly, born in Huntington Park, California, Representative-R-California 1987 -
1944 Townes Van Zandt, musician
1944 Stanley Schmidt, American Writer
1944 Ranulph Fiennes, British Explorer
1943 Carole Peel, Australian softball asst coach, 1996 Olympics bronze
1943 Chris White, rock bassist, Zombies-Never Even Thought
1943 Leon Frank Sylvers, rocker
1942 Al[bert] Tanara, WLAF defensive coach, Amsterdam Admirals
1942 Michael Eisner, born in Mount Kisko, New York, CEO, Walt Disney
1942 Paul Preuss, U.S., sci-fi author, Medusa Encounter, Starfire
1942 Tammy Faye Bakker, born in Missouri, Christian, singer, evangelist, entrepreneur, television personality
1942 Tommy F. Robinson, born in Little Rock, Arkansas, Representative-D-Arkansas 1985 - 1991
1942 U. N. Kulkarni, cricketer, Indian pace bowler in four Tests 1967-68
1940 Daniel J. Travanti, born in Kenosha, Wisconsin, actor, Frank Furillo on Hill St. Blues
1940 Rudi [Rudolf] Dutschke, German student leader, Glasnost Berlin
1940 Viktor Petrovich Savinykh, U.S.S.R., cosmonaut, Soyuz T-4, T-13, TM-5
1939 Marion Marlowe, born in St. Louis, Missouri, singer, Arthur Godfrey and Friends
1938 Homero Blancas, born in Houston, Texas, PGA golfer, 1972 Phoenix Open
1938 Janet Guthrie, race car driver, 1st woman to race in Indianapolis 500
1938 David Baltimore, American Scientist
1937 Anne Kristen, actress, Truth or Dare, Rachel-Dr. Finlay, Sunset Song
1937 Don Bonker, born in Denver, Colorado, Representative-D-Washington 1975 - 1989
1936 Georges Perec, French writer, Seire Noire, Retour a la bien-aimee
1934 King Curtis, rocker
1934 Nari Contractor, cricketer, Indian batsman and captain
1934 Willard Scott, weather forecaster, Today Show
1931 C. W. Stubblefield, music promoter
1931 Cornelis T. "Cor" van de Molen, director Social Businesses of Press
1931 Donald Barthelme, U.S., writer, Snow White
1930 James Broderick, born in Charleston, New Hampshire, actor, Brenner-Brenner, Doug-Family
1930 Lord Snowdon, Anthony Armstrong-Jones, London, photographer
1927 James D. Watkins, American Soldier
1924 Eduardo Paolozzi, British sculptor, Hydra
1924 Kobo Abe, born in Tokyo, Japan, playwright, Woman, the Dunes
1920 Willie Watson, cricketer, England batsman and soccer international
1919 Jocelyn Olaf Hambro, financier
1919 Mochtar Lubis, Indonesian writer, Twilight in Djakarta
1918 June Wayne, artist, lithographer and teacher
1917 Davis Roberts, born in Mobile, Alabama, actor, Mr. Johnson-Boone
1917 Janet Collins, ballerina
1917 Robert Erickson, composer
1917 Reginald Maudling, British Politician
1915 Jacques Chaban-Delmas, French politician
1914 Morton DaCosta, born in Philadelphia, director, Island of Love, Music Man
1911 Stefan Kisielewski, composer
1909 Greta Schoon, writer
1909 Leo Malet, born in Montpelier, France, writer, novelist, aligned with Surrealists, friends with Renee Magritte, Andre Breton, famous for crime novel character Nestor Burma
1908 Anna Magnani, born in Alexandria, Egypt, actress, Rose Tattoo, Miracle
1908 Joop [Joseph] van Santen, Dutch 1st chamber member, CPN
1908 Tomas de Manzarraga, composer
1907 Juan Francisco Giacobbe, composer
1907 Mircea Eliade, religious historian, Le Yoga
1906 Alejandro Garcia Caturla, composer
1906 Hans Lachman, composer
1905 Vera Fjodorova Panova, Russian author, Sputniki
1904 Ivar Ballangrud, born in Norway, Olympic speed skater, 4 gold, 2 silver
1904 Reinhard Heydrich, German governor, Bohemen/Moravia, Lidice,
1904 Virginia Downing, actress, Gig, Butterfield 8
1904 Willy Forst, Austria actor and director, Vienna Blood
1902 Heinz Ruehmann, German actor and director, Der Hauptmann von Kopenick
1900 Giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter
1900 [Albert] Carel Willink, Dutch painter, magic realism
1898 Jan Bata, Czechoslovakian shoe manufacturer
1896 Erwin Bodky, composer
1895 Juan Jose Castro, composer
1891 Marcel Barger, Meyer Streliskie, cabaret performer, I keep Susy
1888 Alidius WLT van Starkenborch Stachouwer, Governor of Netherlands Indies, 1936-45
1887 Heino Eller, composer
1886 Raymond Largay, born in Wisconsin, actor, April in Paris, Variety Girl
1885 Milton Avery, American Artist
1875 Maurice Joseph Ravel, born in Cibourne, France, composer, Bolero
1872 Piet Mondriaan, born in Holland, abstract painter, Broadway Boogie Woogie
1872 Vasily Andreyevich Zolotaryov, composer
1872 Piet Mondrian, Dutch Artist
1869 Ernst J. Cohen, Dutch chemist
1866 Karl Friedrich Paul Ernst, born in Elbingerode, Germany, writer, journalist, dramatist, critic, works include 'Die Hochzeit', 'Canossa'
1858 Nikolai Artzibushev, composer
1857 Julius Wagner von Jauregg, born in Austria, psychiatrist, Nobel 1927
1856 Matilde Serao, Tuffolina, Italian writer, Land of Cockayne
1850 Tomas G. Masaryk, born in Czechoslovakia, Father/President of Czechoslovakia, 1918-35
1849 Luther Burbank, born in Lancaster, Massachusetts, horticulturist
1844 Anthony Comstock, born in New Canaan, Connecticut, anti-vice crusader/philatelist
1842 Anne CAI van Diest, Belgian physician/feminist
1841 Olegario Victor Andrade, born in Argentina, poet, El nido de condores
1837 Henry Draper, born in Virginia, astro-spectro-photographer, Moon, Jupiter
1832 Orlando Metcalfe Poe, Brigadier General, Union volunteers
1831 John Bratton, Old Reliable, U.S. physician/Confederate Brigadier General
1827 Henry DeLamar Clayton, Major General Confederate Army
1822 Victor Masse, composer
1820 Gustav Heinrich Graben-Hoffman, composer
1813 Judocus Smits, Dutch Catholic newspaper pioneer/founder, The Time
1811 Christian Heinrich Hohmann, composer
1807 Franz Grave von Pocci, German poet/composer, Der Alchemist
1799 Frantisek L. Celakovsky, Czechoslovakian poet, national anthem, folk song
1797 Karl Schwencke, composer
1792 John Herschel, born in Slough, England, William Herschel's son, astronomer
1785 Alessandro Manzoni, born in Italy, poet and novelist, Betrothed
1773 Tommaso Marchesi, composer
1769 Josef Alois Ladurner, composer
1765 Joseph N. Niepce, French inventor, photography
1762 Sebastiaan C. Nederburgh, director-general, East Indies Company
1731 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer
1715 Ewald Christian von Kleist, German lyric poet, Der Fruhling
1707 Stephen Hopkins, Governor of Rhode Island signed Declaration of Independence
1693 Clement XIII, Carlo Rezzonico, Pope, 1758 - 1769
1682 Johan W. van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat, baron and duke
1663 Tomaso Antonio Vitali, composer
1659 Henry Purcell, English organist/composer, Dido and Aeneas
1621 Georg Neumark, composer
1602 Kano Tanju, Japanese painter, palaces, portraits
1574 John Wilbye, composer
1543 Johan Casimir, count of Rhine, occupied Gent











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