October 2 Birthdays :138 Famous People Birthdays on 2 October

Cordell Hull

Cordell Hull was a political leader of Tennessee USA and the 47th Secretary of State of the United States. He was credited for his longest serving as the Secretary of State. He served the country from 1933 to 1944 and was an ally to President Franklin Roosevelt who gave him the title of The Fath....

Mahatma Gandhi Biography

Mahatma Gandhi (1869 – 1948) - Ideological Leader of India. A pre-eminent political and ideological leader of India, Mohan Das Karam Chand Gandhi played a vital role during the movement for Indian independence. Satyagraha was pioneered by him. Satyagraha means, resisting tyranny through mass....

October 2 Birthday Wishes

October 2 Birthday Wishes

I wish that I could be the greatest friend in the world‚ but there is no way to be a better friend than you are. Happy Birthday.

Work hard. Play hard. Eat lots of cake. That’s a good motto for your birthday and for life.

October 2Birthday Quotes

'The more Mommy blogs going nuclear over playground etiquette I read and birthday parties of glazed adults munching cupcakes like demoralized zombies I attend‚ I realize this is what my friends who conceived before me meant by‚ ’You just won’t care.’'

Emma McLaughlin

'When someone asks if you’d like cake or pie‚ why not say you want cake and pie?'

Lisa Loeb

People Born on October 2

Year Name
1470 Isabella of Naples Duchess of Milan (d. 1524)
1538 Saint Charles Borromeo Italian cardinal (d. 1584)
1644 Francois-Timoleon de Choisy French writer (d. 1724)
1722 Leopold Widhalm Austrian luthier (d. 1776)
1737 Francis Hopkinson signer of the United States Declaration of Independence (d. 1791)
1768 William Carr Beresford 1st Viscount Beresford‚ British general and politician (d. 1854)
1800 Nat Turner African-American slave and insurgent (d. 1831)
1828 Charles Floquet French statesman (d. 1896)
1832 Edward Burnett Tylor English anthropologist (d. 1917)
1833 Rev. William Corby American Catholic priest (d. 1897)
1847 Paul von Hindenburg German officer and politician (d. 1934)
1851 Ferdinand Foch French soldier (d. 1929)
1852 William Ramsay Scottish chemist (d. 1916)
1869 Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (also known as Mahatma Gandhi) Indian politician and spiritual leader (d. 1948)
1871 Cordell Hull 47th United States Secretary of State‚ recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1955)
1871 Martha Brookes Hutcheson American landscape architect (d. 1959)
1873 Stephen Warfield Gambrill U.S. Congressman for Maryland's 5th District (d. 1924)
1873 Plum Warner English cricketer (d. 1963)
1879 Wallace Stevens American poet (d. 1955)
1882 Boris Shaposhnikov Russian military commander (d. 1945)
1890 Groucho Marx American comedian and actor (d. 1977)
1893 Leroy Shield American film score and radio composer (d. 1962)
1895 Bud Abbott American comedian and actor (d. 1974)
1901 Alice Prin French singer and artist (d. 1953)
1902 Leopold Figl Austrian politician (d. 1965)
1904 Graham Greene British novelist (d. 1991)
1904 Lal Bahadur Shastri Prime Minister of India (d. 1966)
1907 Victor Paz Estenssoro Bolivian politician (d. 2001)
1907 Alexander R. Todd Baron Todd‚ Scottish chemist‚ Nobel laureate (d. 1997)
1911 Jack Finney American author (d. 1995)
1913 Karl Miller German footballer (d. 1967)
1914 Jack Parsons American rocket scientist‚ author‚ and occultist (d. 1952)
1914 Bernarr Rainbow historian of music education‚ organist‚ and choir master (d. 1998)
1917 Charles Drake American actor (d. 1994)
1917 Christian de Duve English-born biologist‚ Nobel laureate
1921 Albert Scott Crossfield American test pilot (d. 2006)
1921 Robert Runcie Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 2000)
1926 Jan Morris English writer
1928 "George ""Spanky"" McFarland" American actor (d. 1993)
1928 Wolfhart Pannenberg German theologian
1929 Peter Bronfman Canadian businessman (d. 1996)
1929 Moses Gunn American actor (d. 1993)
1929 Cesare Maestri Italian climber
1929 Howard Roberts American Jazz Guitarist‚ Educator and Session Musician (d. 1992)
1930 Dave Barrett Premier of British Columbia
1932 Maury Wills American baseball player
1933 Phill Niblock American composer‚ filmmaker and videographer
1934 Earl Wilson American baseball player (d. 2005)
1935 Omar Sivori Argentine football player (d. 2005)
1936 Dick Barnett American basketball player
1937 Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. American attorney (d. 2005)
1938 Waheed Murad Pakistani film actor and director (d. 1983)
1938 Rex Reed American movie critic and actor
1940 Gheorghe Gruia Romanian handball player
1941 Zareh Baronian Armenian theologian
1943 Franklin Rosemont American artist
1945 Don McLean American songwriter
1946 Gen.Sonthi Boonyaratglin President of Council for National Security and Commander-in-Chief of Royal Thai Army
1946 Eric Peterson Canadian actor
1948 Trevor Brooking English footballer
1948 Avery Brooks American actor
1948 Donna Karan American fashion designer
1948 Chris LeDoux American musician and rodeo performer (d. 2005)
1948 Siim Kallas Prime Minister of Estonia
1949 Richard Hell American musician
1949 Annie Leibovitz American photographer
1950 Persis Khambatta Indian actress (d. 1998)
1950 Ian McNeice English actor
1950 Mike Rutherford English musician (Genesis)
1951 Romina Power Italian singer
1951 Sting English musician and actor
1952 Robin Riker American actress
1952 Jan Svejnar Czech politician
1952 Wahed Wafa Afghan singer
1954 Lorraine Bracco American actress
1955 Phil Oakey English singer (The Human League)
1957 Wade Dooley English rugby union player
1960 Glenn Anderson Canadian ice hockey player
1960 Al Connelly Canadian Musician/Songwriter
1960 Robbie Nevil American singer and songwriter
1960 Lothar Schlapp German footballer
1962 Sigtryggur Baldursson Icelandic drummer (The Sugarcubes)
1962 Jeff Bennett American voice actor
1962 James Hunter English singer
1962 Aziz M. Osman Malaysian actor and director
1962 Mark Rypien American football player
1964 Sam Bockarie RUF Rebel Military Commander
1964 Dirk Brinkmann German field hockey player
1966 Rodney Anoa'i Samoan-American professional wrestler (d. 2000)
1967 Frankie Fredericks Namibian athlete
1967 Bud Gaugh American musician (Sublime)
1967 Gillian Welch American singer and songwriter
1968 Victoria Derbyshire British radio presenter
1968 Jeff Martin Canadian singer/songwriter (The Tea Party)
1968 Jana Novotna Czech tennis player
1968 Glen Wesley Canadian ice hockey player
1969 Jun Akiyama Japanese professional wrestler
1969 Mitch English American actor
1969 Damon Gough English singer
1970 Eddie Guardado American baseball relief pitcher
1970 Kelly Ripa American actress
1970 Maribel Verdu Spanish actress
1971 James Root American guitarist (Slipknot)
1971 Tiffany American singer
1972 Tara Dawn Holland Miss America 1997
1972 Aaron McKie American basketball player
1973 Lene Nystrom Rasted Norwegian singer (Aqua)
1973 Efren Ramirez American actor
1973 Proof American rapper (D12) (d. 2006)
1973 Scott Schoeneweis American baseball player
1973 Verka Serduchka Ukrainian entertainer
1973 Maria Wetterstrand Swedish politician
1974 Simon Gregson British actor
1974 Michelle Krusiec American actress
1974 Mark Porter New Zealand racing driver (d. 2006)
1974 Sam Roberts Canadian singer and songwriter
1974 Paul Teutul Jr. American custom motorcycle builder
1976 Anita Kulcsar Hungarian handball player (d. 2005)
1976 Mandisa American singer
1976 John Thornton American football player
1978 Ayumi Hamasaki Japanese singer
1979 Primo? Brezec Slovenian basketball player
1979 Arta Dobroshi Kosovar actress
1979 Francisco Fonseca Mexican footballer
1979 Maja Ivarsson Swedish singer (The Sounds)
1980 Shane Andrus American football player
1981 Luke Wilkshire Australian footballer
1982 Tyson Chandler American basketball player
1982 Amber Lee Ettinger American actress
1982 George Pettit Canadian singer (Alexisonfire)
1984 Marion Bartoli French tennis player
1985 Buster Davis American football player
1985 Brandon Jackson American football player
1986 Camilla Belle American actress
1987 Phil Kessel American ice hockey player
1987 Joel Reinders Canadian football player
1990 Samantha Barks Manx singer and actress
1990 Dean Bouzanis Australian footballer