November 2 Birthdays in History - November 2 Deaths - November 2 Events



1990 Natasha Smirnoff, daughter of Yakov Smirnov
1977 Randy Harrison, American Actor
1975 Danny Cooksey, Moore Oklahoma, actor, Sam-Diff'rent Strokes
1974 Alex Tanaka, actor, Saja-Swan's Crossing
1974 Jaroslav Spacek, NHL defenseman, Team Czechoslovakia, Gold Medal 1998 Olympics, Sweden
1974 Ruslan Salei, NHL defenseman, Belarus, 1998 Olympics, Anaheim
1974 Nelly, also known as Cornell Haynes, Jr., American Musician
1973 Jason Smith, Calgary, NHL defenseman for the New Jersey Devils
1972 Alfred Schreuders, soccer player, RKC
1972 Jeni Stephens, Memphis Tennessee, Miss America-Tennessee 1997
1972 Marie Josee Gibeau, Lachine Quebec, kayaker 1996 Olympics
1971 Pete Vordenberg, Rota Spain, U.S. cross country skier 1994 Olympics
1971 Ricky Martin, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, singer, famous member of Menudo, Latin boy band, albums include 'Sound Loaded', 'Life'
1970 Corbin Lacina, NFL guard for the Buffalo Bills
1969 Dwayne Gordon, NFL linebacker, San Diego Chargers, New York Jets
1968 Brandi Brandt, Santa Clara California, playmate, October, 1987
1968 Helle Michaelsen, Alborg Denmark, playmate, Aug, 1988
1968 Melissa Evridge, Lexington, Kentucky, playmate, Aug, 1990
1967 Chris Port, NFL guard and tackle for the New Orleans Saints
1967 Darla Michele Pruett, Canton Georgia, Miss Georgia-America 1991
1967 Derek Porter, Belfast Ireland, Canadian rower, Olympic-gold/silver-92/96
1966 Orlando Merced, Hato Rey Puerto Rico, outfielder for the Pittsburgh Pirates
1966 Rosalyn Fairbank, South Africa, tennis player
1966 Sean Kanan, actor, AJ-General Hospital, Rich Girl, Karate Kid Part 3
1965 Chuck Klingbeil, NFL nose tackle for the Miami Dolphins
1965 Shahrukh Khan, born in New Delhi, India, actor, Bollywood figure, film producer, television host, appeared in 'Om Shanti Om', 'My Name Is Khan', worth over $540 million dollars
1964 Arnold van Dongen, pop guitarist, Lois Lane-Amsterdamned
1964 Kevin Gogan, NFL guard, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers
1964 Michael D'Asaro II, born in Brooklyn, New York, fencer-sabre
1963 Ines Diers, born in East Germany, 400m freestyle swimmer, 1980 Olympics gold
1963 Susie Scott, born in San Diego, California, playmate, May, 1983
1962 Donna Spangler, born in Los Angeles, California, wrestler, Coal Miner's Daughter-GLOW
1961 k.d. lang, Kathy Dawn, Consort Alberta, country singer
1961 K. D. Lang, Consort, Alberta, country singer
1960 Adam Lingner, NFL center for the Buffalo Bills
1960 Bruce Baumgartner, Haledon, New Jersey, wrestler, Olympic-gold/br-84, 88, 92, 96
1960 Mardi Jacquet, Chateauroux California, playmate, October, 1980
1960 Robert Harold Lohr, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, PGA golfer, 1988 Walt Disney
1960 Rosalyn Nideffer, Durban South Africa, tennis star, 1993 Futures-Midland MI
1960 Said Aquita, Morocco, 5K runner 1984 Olympics gold
1958 Bobby Dall, rocker, Poison-Every Rose Has a Thorn
1958 Willie McGee, born in San Francisco, California, outfielder, St. Louis Cardinals, NL MVP-1985
1957 Rita Crockett, born in San Antonio, Texas, volleyball player 1984 Olympics silver
1955 Frank Gilligan, Queens, New York, singer, Mason Dixon-Karen Comes Around
1955 Mark Reynolds, born in San Diego, California, star yachter, Olympic-8th-1988, 92, 96
1953 Alfre Woodard, Tulsa Oklahoma, actress, St. Elsewhere, Extremities
1952 Kate Linder, born in Pasadena, California, actress, Esther Valentine--Young and Restless
1952 Maxine Nightingale, English soul singer
1951 Kathy Hammond, U.S., 400m runner, Olympics-bronze-1972
1949 Lois McMaster Bujold, American Writer
1948 Rich Gooch, rock bassist, Quarterflash
1947 Dave Pegg, British pop bassist, Jethro Tull-Crest of a Wave
1947 David Anthony Ahern, composer
1946 Alan Jones, Australia, auto racer, 1980 World Champion
1946 Giuseppe Sinopoli, Venice Italy, conductor and composer, Sunnyata
1944 Jeffrey Alan Hoffman, Brooklyn, PhD/astronaut, STS-51-D, 35, 46, 61, 75
1944 Liesel Westermann, born in West Germany, discus thrower, Silver Medal 1968 Olympics
1944 Patrice Chereau, actress, Danton
1943 Oldrich Pelcak, Czechoslovakia, cosmonaut
1942 Shere Hite, St. Joseph Missouri, sex therapist, Hite Report
1942 Stefanie Powers, born in Hollywood, California, actress, Girl From UNCLE, Hart to Hart
1941 Bruce Welch, Cripps, rocker, Shadows Bognor Regis
1941 David Knapp Stockton, San Bernardino California, PGA golfer, 1970 PGA
1940 Gigi Proletti, Italian entertainer
1939 Howard Wolpe, born in Los Angeles, California, Representative-D-Michigan 1979 - 1993
1939 Pauline Neville-Jones, English diplomat
1939 Richard Serra, American Artist
1938 Patrick Buchanan, conservative political columnist
1938 Ria Beckers-de Bruijn, Dutch MP, PPR
1938 Pat Buchanan, American Journalist
1937 Earl "Speedoo" Carroll, New York City, rocker, Cadillacs, Coasters
1936 Rose Elizabeth Bird, California Supreme Court Justice
1935 Mohammad Munaf, cricketer, Pakistani pace bowler in 4 Tests 1959-62
1934 Ken Rosewall, Sydney Australia, tennis star, U.S. Open 1956
1934 Bill Gothard, American Clergyman
1932 Henri Namphy, Cap Hatien Haiti, President of Haiti, 1986-88
1932 Romano L. Mazzoli, born in Louisville, Kentucky, Representative-D-Kentucky 1971 - 1995
1930 Denis Gerald Barrington, artist
1929 Harold Farberman, New York City, conductor and composer, Medea
1929 Milan Stibilj, composer
1929 Rachel Ames, born in Portland, Oregon, actress, Line Up, Audrey-General Hospital
1929 Amar Bose, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, electrical engineer, Ph.D. from MIT, founder, chairman, Bose Corporation, patented dominantly reflecting sound field mimicking listening space of the audience in a concert hall
1928 Geoffrey Pardoe, engineer
1927 John Sainsbury, English billionaire
1927 Steve Ditko, co-creator of Spider-Man, Incredible Hulk, and Dr. Strange
1922 John Pinsent, classical scholar
1921 Fernando Correia de Oliveira, composer
1921 Willaim D Schaefer, Maryland, Gov-D-Md
1920 Fabio Gonzalez-Zuleta, composer
1920 Lewis Charles, New York City, actor, Feather and Father Gang
1919 Jorge de Sena, Portuguese engineer/poet, Reino da Estupidez
1919 Warren Stevens, Clark's Summit, Pennsylvania, actor, Richard Boone Show
1917 Ann Rutherford, born in Toronto, Canada, TV panelist, Leave It To the Girls
1917 Durward Knowles, England, yachtsman, Gold Medal 1968 Olympics
1915 Douglas Gordon Lilburn, composer
1914 Ray Walston, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, actor, My Favorite Martian, Damn Yankees
1913 Burt Lancaster, New York City, actor, From Here to Eternity, Elmer Gantry
1913 Ivor Roberts-Jones, sculptor
1912 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer
1911 Odysseus Elytis Alepoudellis, Greece, poet, Nobel 1979
1910 Georges Schehade, Lebanese poet/playwright, Monsieur Bob'le
1908 Reginald Beckwith, York England, actor, Genevieve, Doctor in Love
1906 Luchino Visconti, born in Milan, Italy, director, Damned, Death in Venice
1905 Fred Lipmann, watchmaker
1902 Gyula Illyes, Hungarian author and poet, Az Ismertlen Illyes
1902 Marius W. Holtrop, economist/president, Netherlands Bank
1901 James Dunn, New York City, actor, Tree Grows in Brooklyn, It's a Great Life
1901 Paul Ford, born in Baltimore, Maryland, actor, Phil Silvers Show
1899 Eddy du Perron, Dutch author and poet
1897 Dennis King, Coventry England, comedian, Devil's Brother
1897 Jacob A B "Jack" Bjerknes, Norwegian/US meteorologist, USAF in London
1897 Richard Russell, Jr., born in Winder, Georgia, Senator-D-Georgia 1933 - 1971
1894 William Johnston, tennis champ, U.S. Open-1915
1892 Alice Brady, New York City, actress, My Man Godfrey, Gay Divorcee, Zenobia
1892 Paul Abraham, Hungarian composer, Viktoria und ihr Huzar
1890 Henry Borginon, Flemish nationalist/senator
1886 Philip Merivale, Rehutia India, actor, Nothing But Trouble
1885 Harlow Shapley, U.S., astronomer, studied the galaxies
1883 Frico Kafenda, composer
1882 Leo Perutz, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia, writer, wrote 11 novels, mathematician, emigrated to Palestine during Nazi Anschluss, 1938
1880 John Foulds, composer
1879 Jean Gilbert, Max Winterfield, German composer, Prince Regent
1877 Claire McDowell, New York City, actress, Big Parade
1877 Victor Trumper, cricketer, Australia batsman 1899-1912
1876 Eugeniusz Morawsky-Dabrowa, composer
1865 Warren Gamaliel Harding, Ohio, R, 29th President, 1921-23
1865 Warren G. Harding, American President
1857 Joseph F F Babinski, Polish/French neurologist, Babinski reflex
1847 George Sorel, French Socialist thinker/author, violent revolutions
1846 Antonio Pena y Goni, composer
1843 Caryl Florio, composer
1843 Elek Erkel, composer
1843 William James Robjohn, composer
1842 Otto Reubke, composer
1828 Byron Grimes, Major General Confederate Army
1826 Robert Hopkins Hatton, Brigadier General Confederate Army
1826 William Haines Lytle, Brigadier General Union volunteers
1822 James Byron Gordon, Brigadier General Confederate Army
1815 George Boole, mathematician, Boolean algebra
1812 Abraham I van Lier, theater director, Gran Theatre-van Lier
1810 Andrew Atkinson Humphreys, Major General Union volunteers
1795 James Knox Polk, North Carolina, 11th President, D, 1845-1849
1785 Frederic Kalkbrenner, composer
1785 Johann Leopold Fuchs, composer
1755 Marie-Antoinette, Queen of France, let them eat cake
1741 Joan Derk van Capellen, leader of Netherlands Democratic Patriots
1739 Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf, composer
1734 Daniel Boone, frontiersman/explorer, U.S. Hall of Fame-1915
1709 Anna van Hannover, English princess/duchess of Brunswick-Luneburg
1699 Jean-Baptiste Simeon Chardin, French still life painter
1528 Peter S Lotichius, Peter Lotz, Neo latin poet, Collected Works











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