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Marcus Aurelius

26 Apr 121 – c.17 Mar 180

Roman Emperor, Philosopher. He was born in 121 AD, and, along...

John James Audubon

26 Apr 1785 – 27 Jan 1851

Artist. Indelibly linked with the painting of birds, he was the...

Frederick Law Olmsted, Sr

26 Apr 1822 – 28 Aug 1903

Architect, Medical Pioneer. He is considered the foremost...

Charles Richter

26 Apr 1900 – 30 Sep 1985

Scientist. Born in Overpeck, Ohio, he was a seismologist and...

Cleto Luna Rodriguez

26 Apr 1923 – 7 Dec 1990

World War II Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in...

Rudolf Hess

26 Apr 1894 – 17 Aug 1987

World War II Nazi Figure. Born in Alexandria, Egypt, he moved to...

Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein

26 Apr 1889 – 29 Apr 1951

Philosopher. His most noted texts are the "Tractatus...

Sir Barton

26 Apr 1916 – 30 Oct 1937

Champion Race Horse. He had a shaky start in his racing career in...

Paul-Émile Léger

26 Apr 1904 – 13 Nov 1991

Religious Leader. Born in Valleyfield, Quebec, to Ernest and Alda...

Edgar Kennedy

26 Apr 1890 – 9 Nov 1948

Actor. He worked in a variety of jobs as a young man, travelling...

Benjamin Franklin Tracy

26 Apr 1830 – 9 Aug 1915

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, Congressional Medal of...

Sir Edwin Alliott Verdon-Roe

26 Apr 1877 – 4 Jan 1958

Aviation Pioneer. Born at Manchester, England, after beating 200...

Gertrude “Ma” Rainey

26 Apr 1886 – 22 Dec 1939

Blues Singer. The "Mother of the Blues" first appeared on stage...

Guinn Williams

26 Apr 1899 – 6 Jun 1962

Actor. Born Guinn Terrell Williams, Junior in Decatur, Texas, the...

Paul Norris

26 Apr 1914 – 5 Nov 2007

Comic Book Artist. He was the co-creator of the superhero...

Ernst Udet

26 Apr 1896 – 17 Nov 1941

World War I German Flying Ace, World War II German Luftwaffe...

Sal “The Barber” Maglie

26 Apr 1917 – 28 Dec 1992

Major League Baseball Player. The right-handed pitcher broke into...

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Pedro II

26 Apr 1648 – 9 Dec 1706

Portuguese Monarch. He reigned as King of Portugal from 1683 to...

Hack Wilson

26 Apr 1900 – 23 Nov 1948

Major League Baseball Player. Inducted into the Baseball Hall of...

Douglas Sirk

26 Apr 1897 – 14 Jan 1987

Motion Picture Director, Screenwriter. He began his career in...