Biographies

Christophe Gans

Christophe Gans

11 March 1960 -

Film

Helmuth von Ruckteschell

Helmuth von Ruckteschell

22 March 1890 - 24 June 1948

German World War I U-boat commander

Jean Fréchet

Jean Fréchet

August 19, 1944 -

Chemists

Theodor Curtius

Theodor Curtius

27 May 1857 - 8 February 1928

Chemists

Laurent Dufaux

Laurent Dufaux

1969 -

Road bicycle racer

Joseph T. O'Callahan

Joseph T. O'Callahan

May 14, 1905 - March 18, 1964

United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient

Saki Shimizu

Saki Shimizu

November 22, 1991 -

Japanese singer

Matthieu Descoteaux

Matthieu Descoteaux

September 23, 1977 -

Canadian ice hockey player

Vahriz

Vahriz

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Sassanid general

Kazuyuki Fujita

Kazuyuki Fujita

October 16, 1970 -

Japanese professional wrestler

Burt Munro

Burt Munro

25 March 1899 - 6 January 1978

New Zealand motorcycle racer

John William Mackay

John William Mackay

November 28, 1831 - July 20, 1902

American prospectors

Sam Worthington

Sam Worthington

2 August 1976 -

Actor

Harry Lennix

Harry Lennix

November 16, 1964 -

American actor

Frank Duveneck

Frank Duveneck

October 9, 1848 - January 3, 1919

United States painter

Saurav Ghosal

Saurav Ghosal

10 August 1986 -

Indian squash player

Brady Quinn

Brady Quinn

1984 -

American football quarterback

Ted Field

Ted Field

1953 -

American racing driver

Andrew Veniamin

Andrew Veniamin

16 November 1975 - 23 March 2004

Australian murderer

Antonio López García

Antonio López García

6 January 1936 -

Spanish artist

Ángel Casero

Ángel Casero

1972 -

Road racing cyclist

Lionel Giroux

Lionel Giroux

1935 - December 4, 1995

Canadian professional wrestler

Prudent Beaudry

Prudent Beaudry

1818 - 1893

American mayor

William R. Charette

William R. Charette

29 March 1932 - 19 March 2012

United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient

Nikhil Advani

Nikhil Advani

28 April 1971 -

Director

Pat Nevin

Pat Nevin

1963 -

Scottish former footballer

Chris McAllister

Chris McAllister

June 16, 1975 -

Canadian ice hockey player

John-Michael Liles

John-Michael Liles

November 25, 1980 -

American ice hockey player

Romanos the Melodist

Romanos the Melodist

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Greek hymnographer

Sky Low Low

Sky Low Low

July 21, 1928 - November 6, 1998

Canadian professional wrestler

Walter de Cantilupe

Walter de Cantilupe

- 12 February 1265

Bishop of Worcester

Princess Aimée of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven-Söhngen

Princess Aimée of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven-Söhngen

18 October 1977 -

Wife of Prince Floris of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven

Pyotr Voykov

Pyotr Voykov

1888 - 1927

Russian politician

Rebecca Wirfs-Brock

Rebecca Wirfs-Brock

1953 -

American writer

Raymond Braine

Raymond Braine

28 April 1907 - 24 December 1978

footballer

Walter Boyd

Walter Boyd

1 January 1972 -

footballer

Robert Wall

Robert Wall

August 22, 1939 -

American martial artist

Joseph Bech

Joseph Bech

17 February 1887 - 8 March 1975

Prime Minister of Luxembourg

Hans van Breukelen

Hans van Breukelen

October 4, 1956 -

Dutch goalkeeper

Jacqueline Saburido

Jacqueline Saburido

December 20, 1978 -

Venezuelan burn victim

Yaya DaCosta

Yaya DaCosta

1982 -

Film

The Great Gama

The Great Gama

1882 - 1960

Pakistani wrestler

Huub Stevens

Huub Stevens

29 November 1953 -

Dutch football player and manager

Jean Théodore Lacordaire

Jean Théodore Lacordaire

1 February 1801 - 18 July 1870

entomologist

Jon Champion

Jon Champion

23 May 1965 -

Soccer

Ernst Deutsch

Ernst Deutsch

16 September 1890 - 22 March 1969

Film

Porl Thompson

Porl Thompson

8 November 1957 -

British musician

Boris Williams

Boris Williams

24 April 1952 -

English drummer

Antoine Augustin Calmet

Antoine Augustin Calmet

26 February 1672 - 25 October 1757

Historians

Puig Aubert

Puig Aubert

1925 - 1994

French rugby league player

Grégoire-Pierre Agagianian

Grégoire-Pierre Agagianian

September 18, 1895 - May 16, 1971

Armenian Cardinal Patriarch

Diego Cagna

Diego Cagna

1970 -

Argentine footballer and manager

Rob Kelvin

Rob Kelvin

20 September 1944 -

News presenter

Gary Kubiak

Gary Kubiak

August 15, 1961 -

American football player and coach

Awad Hamed al-Bandar

Awad Hamed al-Bandar

January 2, 1945 - January 15, 2007

Criminals

Rubens Bertogliati

Rubens Bertogliati

1979 -

Road bicycle racer

Costante Girardengo

Costante Girardengo

1893 - 1978

Italian racing cyclist

Fatali Khan Khoyski

Fatali Khan Khoyski

December 7, 1875 - June 19, 1920

Ministers

Alimardan Topchubashov

Alimardan Topchubashov

May 4, 1862 - November 8, 1934

Azerbaijani politician

Jarno Saarinen

Jarno Saarinen

December 11, 1945 - May 20, 1973

Finnihs motorcycle racer

Sadriddin Ayni

Sadriddin Ayni

1878 - 15 July 1954

Journalists

David Hall (Delaware governor)

David Hall (Delaware governor)

January 4, 1752 - September 18, 1817

American judge

Mervyn Dillon

Mervyn Dillon

5 June 1974 -

West Indian cricketer

Jess Nevins

Jess Nevins

July 30, 1966 -

Writer

Nehemiah Perry

Nehemiah Perry

16 June 1968 -

Cricketer

Maria Tănase

Maria Tănase

25 September 1913 - 22 June 1963

Romanian singer

Paul Johnson (Australian footballer born 1984)

Paul Johnson (Australian footballer born 1984)

26 June 1984 -

Australian rules footballer

Rebecca Rolls

Rebecca Rolls

22 August 1975 -

Cricketer

Charles Henry Parkhurst

Charles Henry Parkhurst

April 17, 1842 - September 8, 1933

United States clergyman

Ailo Gaup (motocross rider)

Ailo Gaup (motocross rider)

22 January 1979 -

Norwegian motorcycle racer

Nicholas Bye

Nicholas Bye

1960 -

British politician

Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu

Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu

22 January 1962 - living

King of Malaysia

DeWayne Lewis

DeWayne Lewis

October 4, 1985 -

American football player

Lim Boon Keng

Lim Boon Keng

18 October 1869 - 1 January 1957

Chinese physician and social activist

Lars-Erik Sjöberg

Lars-Erik Sjöberg

4 May 1944 - 20 October 1987

Swedish ice hockey player

Jim Tavaré

Jim Tavaré

1963 -

English actor, comedian

Lee Mack

Lee Mack

4 August 1968 -

Comedians

Inga Peulich

Inga Peulich

15 October 1956 -

Politician

Guy Allison

Guy Allison

April 23, 1959 -

American composer, pianist, and producer

Krishna Sinha

Krishna Sinha

1887 - 1961

Indian politician

Les AuCoin

Les AuCoin

October 21, 1942 -

American politician

Lamar McGriggs

Lamar McGriggs

May 9, 1968 -

American football player

Soghomon Tehlirian

Soghomon Tehlirian

April 2, 1897 - May 23, 1960

Armenian assassin

Joffrey Reynolds

Joffrey Reynolds

November 26, 1979 -

Player of American and Canadian football

Jeremaine Copeland

Jeremaine Copeland

February 19, 1977 -

American football player

Endon Mahmood

Endon Mahmood

24 December 1940 - 20 October 2005

Ministers

Manav Gohil

Manav Gohil

11 July 1974 -

Indian actor

George Lynch (basketball)

George Lynch (basketball)

September 3, 1970 -

American basketball player

Humphrey Marshall (politician)

Humphrey Marshall (politician)

1760 - July 3, 1841

American politician

Ivan Šarić

Ivan Šarić

September 27, 1871 - July 16, 1960

Catholic bishop

Phan Chu Trinh

Phan Chu Trinh

9 September 1872 - 24 March 1926

Vietnamese nationalist

Ed Havrot

Ed Havrot

June 4, 1927 -

Canadian politician

Inka Grings

Inka Grings

31 October 1978 -

Association football player

Jack Conway (politician)

Jack Conway (politician)

July 5, 1969 -

Attorney General of Kentucky

Landon Wilson

Landon Wilson

March 13, 1975 -

American ice hockey player

Dries van Noten

Dries van Noten

May 12, 1958 -

Belgian fashion designer

Romano L. Mazzoli

Romano L. Mazzoli

November 2, 1932 -

American politician

Ümit Davala

Ümit Davala

30 July 1973 -

Turkish footballer

Tim Borowski

Tim Borowski

2 May 1980 -

German footballer


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine