March 9 Birthdays in History - March 9 Deaths - March 9 Events
1986 Brittany Snow, American Actress
1980 Chingy, born in St. Louis, Missouri, born Howard Bailey, Jr., rapper, debut album, 'Jackpot' produced hit titled, 'One Call Away' and went Triple Platinum
1980 Howard Bailey, American Musician
1977 Radek Dvorak, born in Tabor, Czechoslovakia, NHL left wing for the Florida Panthers
1976 Yamila Diaz, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, model, cover model for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue
1975 Adonal Foyle, NBA center, SF Warriors
1975 Roy Makaay, Dutch soccer player, Vitesse
1974 Mark Harrity, cricketer, promising South Australia left-arm fast bowler
1973 David Prinosil, born in Olmutz, Czechoslovakia, tennis star, 1995 ATP Newport
1973 Josh LaRocca, WLAF quarterback, Rhein Fire
1973 Troy Bailey, WLAF DE, Scotland Claymores
1972 Marcia M. Griffith, born in Washington D.C., Miss America-Maryland, 1996
1972 Sara Nicole Williams, Miss USA-Washington, 1997
1971 Bev Oden, born in Millington, Tennessee, volleyball middle blocker, 1996 Olympics
1971 Emmanuel Lewis, born in Brooklyn, New York, actor, Webster
1971 Jiro Nihei, hockey goaltender, Team Japan 1998
1971 Lou Benfatti, NFL defensive tackle for the New York Jets
1971 Sean Holcomb, NFL linebacker for the New England Patriots
1970 Melissa Rathburn-Nealy, U.S. soldier, Iraqi POW
1969 Bryce Burnett, NFL/WLAF tight end for the Broncos, Barcelona Dragons
1969 George Nimako, CFL safety for the Toronto Argonauts
1969 Mahmoud Abdul Rauf, NBA guard for the Sacramento Kings, Denver Nuggets
1968 Johnny Kelly, American Musician
1967 Curt Schreiner, born in Albany, New York, biathelete, 1994 Olympics
1967 Eric Flaim, Pembroke Massachusetts, short track skater 1994 Olympics
1967 Michael Kiselak, CFL corner for the Toronto Argonauts
1966 Louis Oliver, NFL safety, Miami Dolphins
1965 Benito Santiago, born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, catcher for the Philadelphia Phillies
1965 Brian Bosworth, NFL quarterback, Seattle
1964 Phil Housley, born in St. Paul, Minnesota, NHL defenseman, New Jersey Devils, Team USA 1998 Olympics
1964 Juliette Binoche, born in Paris, France, actress, Unbearable Lightness
1963 Kent Ferguson, born in Cedar Rapids Iowa, diver, 1992 and 1996 Olympics
1963 Terry Mulholland, born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies
1962 Brian Green, born in Columbus Indiana, actor, Sam Fowler-Another World
1960 Linda Fiorentino, born in Philadelphia, actress, Jade, Last Seduction, Moderns
1960 Mike Leach, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, tennis star
1959 Kato Kaelin, actor, Beach Fever, and O.J . Simpson roommate/witness
1959 Lonny Price, born in New York City, actor, Muppets Take Manhattan
1958 Martin Fry, rock vocalist, ABC-All of My Heart
1957 Faith Daniels, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, news anchor, CBS News, at age 27 was one of the youngest national news anchors ever, first journalist to host daily talk show, A Closer Look, 1991
1957 Jeff Senior, Melbourne VIC, Australasia golfer
1957 Jon Engen, born in Oslo, Norway, U.S. biathelete 1994 Olympics
1955 Fernando Bujones, born in Miami, Florida, ballet dancer
1955 Ornella Muti, born in Rome, Italy, actress, Flash Gordon, Most Beautiful Wife
1955 Teo Fabi, formula-1 Indy-car racer, rookie of year-1983
1954 Keven Wade, born in Chappaqua, New York, screen writer, Working Girls
1953 Henriette J. Toll, actress, Soldier of Orange
1952 Iuliana Semenova, U.S.S.R., basketball, 1976 Olympic gold
1952 William Kirby Cullen, born in Santa Ana, California, actor, How the West Was Won
1951 Michael Kinsley, American Journalist
1950 Danny Sullivan, Indy-car racer, over 10 wins
1949 Kalevi Aho, born in Forssa, Finland, composer, large-scale works, symphonies, vocal works, concertos, operas, including 'The Key', 'Insect Life'
1948 Jamie Lyn Bauer, born in Phoenix Arizona, actress, Young and Restless, Centerfold Girls
1948 Jeffrey Osborne, born in Providence, Rhode Island, rock vocalist, On the Wings of Love
1948 Jimmy Fadden, born in Long Beach, California, singer, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
1946 Gherman Semyonovich Arzamazov, Russian cosmonaut, backup TM-6
1945 Laura Lee, Rundless, singer, Dirty Man, Women's Love Rights
1945 Ray Royer, rocker, Procol Harum-Whiter Shade of Pale
1945 Robin Trower, born in London, guitarist, Procol Harum-Whiter Shade of Pale
1944 Geoff Arnold, cricketer, England medium-pacer in 34 Tests 1967-75
1944 Lee Irvine, cricketer, South African batsman, only Tests in 1970
1944 Trevor Burton, rocker, Move
1943 Bobby Fischer, born in Chicago, eleventh World Chess Champion, American chess Grandmaster
1943 Jef Raskin, American Scientist
1942 John Cale, born in Wales, rock vocalist/keyboardist, Velvet Underground
1942 Bert Campaneris, shortstop for the Oakland A's
1942 Mark Lindsay, born in Eugene, Oregon, rock vocalist/sax, Paul Revers and Raiders
1942 Gary Leeds, born in Glendale, California, rocker, Walker Brothers
1941 Jim Colbert, born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, PGA golfer, 1969 Monsanto Open
1941 Trish Van Devere, Patricia Dressel, born in Tenafly, New Jersey, actress, Changeling
1940 Raul Julia, actor, Addams Family, Kiss of the Spider Woman
1938 Charles Siebert, born in Kenosha, Wisconsin, actor, One Day at A Time, Trapper John
1937 Grahame Chevalier, cricketer, one Test for South Africa 1970, 0 and 0*, 5-100
1936 Marty Ingels, born in Brooklyn, New York, comedian, I'm Dickens He's Fenster
1936 Mickey Gilley, born in Ferriday, Louisiana, country singer, Urban Cowboy
1936 [Aino] Elina Salo, born in Sipoo, Finland, actress, Hamlet Goes Business
1935 Keely Smith, born in Norfolk, Virginia, singer, Mrs. Louie Prima
1935 Sister Bernard Ncube, South African nun
1934 Joyce Van Patten, born in Queens, New York, actress, Good Guys, Don Rickles Show
1934 Yuri Gagarin, born in Russia, cosmonaut, 1st man into space, aboard Vostok 1
1933 Lloyd Price, born in Kenner, Louisiana, singer, Just Because
1933 William Francis McBeth, composer
1932 Heere Heeresma, Dutch writer, Han de Wit goes in development aid
1931 Taina Elg, born in Helsinki, Finland, actress, Hercules in, New York, Les Girls
1930 Harrie J. B. Aarts, Dutch 2nd chamber member, CDA
1930 Thomas Schippers, born in Kalamazoo, Michigan, conductor, Amahl and Night Visitors
1929 Hugh Desmond Hoyte, president, Guyana, 1985-92
1929 Marie Cardinal, writer
1927 Hans Ludwig Schilling, composer
1927 Jack Jensen, baseball player, AL MVP 1958
1927 John Beckwith, composer
1926 Celso Garrido Lecca, composer
1926 Gerrit A. Kooy, Dutch sociologist, Apartheid and work in South Africa
1926 Irene Papas, born in Corinth, Greece, actress, Moses The Lawgiver
1924 Konstantin Iliev, composer
1923 Andre Courreges, born in France, fashion designer, introduced the miniskirt
1923 James L. Buckley, born in New York City, New York, Senator-R-New York 1971 - 1977
1923 Walter Kohn, Austrian Physicist
1923 James L. Buckley, American Politician
1922 Herbert P. Douglas Jr., born in Pittsburgh, long jumper, 1948 Olympic bronze
1920 Carl Betz, born in Pittsburgh, actor, Alex Stone-Donna Reed Show
1918 Marguerite Chapman, born in Chatham, New York, actress, Spy Smasher, Flight to Mars
1918 Mickey Spillane, Frank, born in Brooklyn, New York, mystery writer, I the Jury
1917 Dante Fascell, born in Bridgehampton, New York, Representative-D-Florida 1955 - 1993
1915 Pete Gray, one-armed outfielder, St. Louis Browns
1914 Fred Clark, born in Lincoln California, actor, Burns and Allen, Auntie Mame, Hazard
1913 Ger[ar]da Brautigam, journalist/Dutch 2nd Chamber, PvdA
1912 Alan David Melville, polymath
1911 Ramon Campbell Batista, composer
1910 Ed Hoornik, Dutch writer and poet, Survivor
1910 Samuel Barber, born in Westchester, Pennsylvania, composer, Pulitz, School for Scandal
1908 Luiz Cosme, composer
1907 Henry Leland Clarke, composer
1905 Felix L V L J Labisse, French painter, libidoscaphes
1905 Grigori Kozintsev, born in Kiev, Ukraine, director, Hamlet, King Lear
1905 Peter C Quennell, English biographer/critic, Byron in Italy
1905 Rex Warner, English poet and writer, Wild Goose Chase
1905 Peter Quennell, English Writer
1902 Edward Durell Stone, U.S., architect, U.S. Embassy, New Delhi
1902 Will Greer, born in Frankfort, Indiana, actor, Grandpa Walton-The Waltons
1902 Luis Barragan, born in Mexico City, Mexico, architect, modernist, minimalist, important 20th century architect, significant landscape designer, self-taught, influenced by writings of Ferdinand Bac
1900 Aimone duke of Spoleta and Aosta, Italian king of Croatia, 1941-43
1900 Howard Aiken, American Scientist
1898 Luther H. Hodges, American Politician
1893 Edgar Scauflaire, Belgian muralist and decorator
1893 Hans Munch, composer
1892 David Garnett, England, novelist and editor, Lady into Fox
1892 Frank Puglia, born in Sicily, Italy, actor, Black Orchid, Jungle Book
1892 Joseph Weinheber, Austria poet and writer, Adel und Untergang
1892 Vita Sackville-West, born in England, novelist/poet, The Land
1890 Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov, Soviet foreign minister, UN
1887 Phil Mead, cricketer, strong batsman for England pre- and post-WWI
1885 Ringgold "Ring" Lardner, baseball player
1883 Umberto Saba, writer
1881 Enver Pasja, Turkish general and politician
1881 Ernest Bevin, British minister of Labour and Foreign affairs
1877 Emil Abderhalden, Swiss physiologist/bio-chemist
1875 Martin Fallas Shaw, composer
1874 Johann Richard Ohlsson, composer
1865 Margaret Murray Washington, wife of Booker T/head, NACW 1896..1918
1859 Richard Englander, Peter Altenberg, Austria, author, Lebensabend
1856 Eddie Foy, American Actor
1850 Alexandre Luigini, composer
1848 Martin Pierre Joseph Marsick, composer
1839 Modest P. Mussorgsky, Russian composer, Boris Godunov
1826 Jean Joseph Bott, German violinist and composer
1824 Leland Stanford, Gov/Sen, founded Stanford University
1814 Taras Shevchenko, Ukraine, national poet, painter and professor of Kiev
1812 Jakob Eduard Schmolzer, composer
1810 Jean-Georges Kastner, composer
1791 George Hayward, U.S., surgeon, 1st to use ether
1777 Alexander Orlowski, Polish painter, cartoonist and graphic artist
1758 Franz Joseph Gall, German and French physician, frenology
1753 Jean-Baptiste Kleber, French general and architect, Mainz, Fleurus
1737 Josef Myslivecek, composer
1735 August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, composer
1697 Friederike C Neuber, German actress and author, Allerkostbarste Schatz
1568 Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince, jesuit and saint
1564 David Fabricius, Essens Germany, astronomer, discoved variable star
1454 Amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer, America