October 16 Birthdays :154 Famous People Birthdays on 16 October

Oscar Wilde Biography

Born to Irish intellectual parents, Oscar Wilde made a mark for himself as a writer, poet and playwright in a short span of forty six years. Thereafter he went on to become one of the finest playwriters of London. Biography Oscar Wilde was born to a surgeon father and poetess mother on 16....

October 16 Birthday Wishes

October 16 Birthday Wishes

I hope that your birthday is as happy as a chimpanzee without pants! Happy Birthday.

You bring a bit of sunshine and happiness to all those around you. Happy Birthday.

October 16Birthday Quotes

'I’m over the moon to be involved in the ’Doctor Who’ Christmas special. I can’t quite believe it as it’s a part of the family tradition at the Jenkins household. I heard the news that I got the role on my 30th birthday and it was the best birthday present ever.'

Katherine Jenkins

'Birthday Alarm was a very simple site based on being reminded of your friends’ birthdays.'

Michael Birch

People Born on October 16

Year Name
1396 William de la Pole 1st Duke of Suffolk‚ English soldier (d. 1450)
1483 Gasparo Contarini Italian diplomat and cardinal (d. 1542)
1535 Niwa Nagahide Japanese warlord (d. 1585)
1663 Prince Eugene of Savoy French-born Austrian general (d. 1736)
1710 Andreas Hadik Austro-Hungarian general (d. 1790)
1714 Giovanni Arduino Italian geologist (d. 1795)
1726 Daniel Chodowiecki Polish painter (d. 1801)
1751 Frederika Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt Queen of Prussia (d. 1805)
1752 Johann Gottfried Eichhorn German theologian (d. 1827)
1754 Morgan Lewis Governor of New York (1804?07) (d. 1844)
1758 Noah Webster American lexicographer (d. 1843)
1762 Paul Hamilton American politician (d. 1816)
1789 William Burton American politician (d. 1866)
1795 William Buell Sprague American clergyman and author (d. 1876)
1802 Isaac Murphy American politician (d. 1882)
1804 Benjamin Russell American artist (d. 1885)
1806 William Pitt Fessenden 26th United States Secretary of the Treasury (1864?65) (d. 1869)
1815 Francis Lubbock American politician (d. 1905)
1819 Austin F. Pike American politician (d. 1886)
1840 Kuroda Kiyotaka Japanese politician (d. 1900)
1841 Hirobumi Ito Japanese politician (d. 1909)
1854 Karl Kautsky Czech-born German theoretician (d. 1938)
1854 Oscar Wilde Irish writer (d. 1900)
1855 Samedbey Mehmandarov Russian general (d. 1931)
1861 J. B. Bury Irish historian (d. 1927)
1863 Austen Chamberlain English statesman‚ recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1937)
1876 Jimmy Sinclair South African cricketer‚ rugby union and soccer player (d. 1913)
1878 Maxey Long American athlete (d. 1959)
1883 Vasiliki Maliaros Greek actress (d. 1973)
1884 Rembrandt Bugatti Italian sculptor (d. 1916)
1886 David Ben-Gurion Israeli statesman (d. 1973)
1888 Eugene O'Neill American writer‚ Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1953)
1888 Paul Popenoe American activist (d. 1979)
1890 Michael Collins Irish politician (d. 1922)
1890 Maria Goretti Italian saint (d. 1902)
1890 Paul Strand American photographer (d. 1975)
1897 Louis de Cazenave French supercentenarian (d. 2008)
1898 William O. Douglas American jurist (d. 1980)
1900 Edward Ardizzone Vietnamese-born British writer and illustrator (d. 1979)
1900 Primo Conti Italian painter (d. 1988)
1900 Goose Goslin American baseball player (d. 1971)
1903 Cecile de Brunhoff French storyteller (d. 2003)
1906 Len Klimovsky Argentine film director (d. 1996)
1908 Enver Hoxha Albanian dictator (d. 1985)
1912 Clifford Hansen American politician (d. 2009)
1914 Mohammed Zahir Shah Shah of Afghanistan (d. 2007)
1916 George Turner Australian author (d. 1997)
1917 Alice Pearce American actress (d. 1966)
1918 Louis Althusser French Marxist philosopher (d. 1990)
1919 Kathleen Winsor American writer (d. 2003)
1921 MacKenzie Miller American horse trainer and breeder (d. 2010)
1922 Max Bygraves English singer/songwriter
1922 Leon Sullivan American civil rights leader and pastor (d. 2001)
1923 Linda Darnell American film actress (d. 1965)
1923 Bert Kaempfert German orchestra leader and songwriter (d. 1980)
1923 Bill McLaren Scottish rugby commentator (d. 2010)
1925 Angela Lansbury English-born actress
1927 Gnter Grass German writer‚ Nobel Prize laureate
1928 Mary Daly American feminist philosopher and theologian (d. 2010)
1928 Ann Morgan Guilbert American actress
1929 Fernanda Montenegro Brazilian actress
1930 Carmen Sevilla Spanish actress
1931 Charles Colson American Watergate figure
1931 Valery Klimov Russian violinist
1931 Rosa Rosal Filipino actress and humanitarian
1932 John Grant British politician (d. 2000)
1932 Henry Lewis American musician and conductor (d. 1996)
1934 Peter Ashdown British racing driver
1936 Peter Bowles English actor
1936 Andrei Chikatilo Russian serial killer (d. 1994)
1936 Akira Machida Japanese judge
1938 Carl Gunter Jr American state legislator (d. 1999)
1938 Nico German musician‚ fashion model and actress (d. 1988)
1940 Barry Corbin American actor
1940 Dave DeBusschere American basketball player (d. 2003)
1940 Ivan Della Mea Italian singer-songwriter (d. 2009)
1941 Tim McCarver American baseball player and commentator
1943 Fred Turner Canadian bass player (Bachman?Turner Overdrive)
1946 Suzanne Somers American actress
1947 Terry Griffiths Welsh snooker player
1947 Bob Weir American musician
1947 David Zucker American film director
1948 Hema Malini Indian Actress
1948 Leo Mazzone American baseball coach
1952 Boogie Mosson American musician
1952 Ron Taylor American actor (d. 2002)
1953 Tony Carey American musician
1953 Paulo Roberto Falcao Brazilian footballer
1953 Al Sobotka American sports facility operations manager
1954 Serafino Ghizzoni Italian rugby player
1954 Stephen Mellor American actor
1956 John Chavis American football coach
1958 Eleftheria Arvanitaki Greek singer
1958 Tim Robbins American actor‚ director and writer
1959 Brian Harper American baseball player
1959 Gary Kemp British musician and actor
1959 Erkki-Sven Tr Estonian composer
1960 Bob Mould American musician
1961 Marc Levy French novelist
1961 Randy Vasquez American actor
1962 Manute Bol Sudanese basketball player (d. 2010)
1962 Ken Chinn American musician
1962 Flea Australian-born American musician
1962 Dmitri Hvorostovsky Russian baritone
1962 Nico Lazaridis German footballer
1963 Brendan Kibble Australian musician
1965 Steve Lamacq British journalist and disc jockey
1965 Tom Tolbert American basketball player
1968 Randall Batinkoff American actor
1968 Mark Lee Singaporean actor & comedian
1968 Elsa Zylberstein French actress
1969 Roy Hargrove American jazz trumpeter
1969 Takao Omori Japanese professional wrestler
1969 Terri J. Vaughn American actress
1969 Wendy Wilson American pop singer
1970 Kazuyuki Fujita Japanese professional wrestler and mixed martial arts fighter
1970 Mehmet Scholl German footballer
1971 Chad Gray American singer
1972 Adrianne Frost American comedian and author
1972 Darius Kasparaitis Russian ice hockey player
1972 Tomas Lindberg Swedish musician (At the Gates)
1972 Kordell Stewart American football player
1973 Maria Eugenia Larrain Chilean model‚ engineer and socialite
1973 Peter Polaco American professional wrestler
1973 David Unsworth English professional footballer
1974 Paul Kariya Canadian hockey player
1975 Brynjar Gunnarsson Icelandic footballer
1975 Jacques Kallis South African cricketer
1975 Kellie Martin American actress
1976 Ryan Fitzgerald Australian footballer and media personality
1977 John Mayer American musician
1978 Ethan Luck American musician
1979 Erin Brown American actress‚ model‚ filmmaker‚ and musician
1980 Sue Bird American basketball player
1980 Jeremy Jackson American actor
1980 Timana Tahu Australian Rugby League player
1981 Martin Halle Danish footballer
1981 Anthony Reyes American baseball player
1981 Caterina Scorsone Canadian actress
1982 Vincy Chan Hong Kong singer
1982 Frederic Michalak French rugby player
1982 Pippa Black Australian actress
1983 Jennifer Hurt American model
1983 Philipp Kohlschreiber German tennis player
1984 Melissa Lauren French pornographic actress
1984 Shayne Ward British singer
1985 Verena Sailer German sprinter
1985 Casey Stoner Australian motorcycle racer
1986 Nicky Adams Welsh footballer
1986 Craig Pickering British sprinter
1988 Zoltan Stieber Hungarian footballer
1991 John and Edward Grimes Irish twin entertainers
1992 Bryce Harper American baseball player
2003 Princess Kritika of Nepal daughter of Crown Prince Paras