Famous Birthdays for 27th July 2019

1518 – Elizabeth Talbot, Countess of Shrewsbury and builder of country houses, born in Derbyshire, England (d. 1608)
1784 – George Onslow, English-French composer (chamber music), born in Clermont-Ferrand, France (d. 1853)
1801 – George Biddell Airy, English mathematician and 7th Astronomer Royal, born in Alnwick, Northumberland, England (d. 1892)
1903 – Michail Stasinopoulos, Greek politician and 1st President of Greece, born in Kalamata, Kingdom of Greece (d. 2002)
1906 – Leo Durocher, American baseball player and manager (Brooklyn Dodgers, NY Giants), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts
1917 – Isabelle Kelley, American social worker credited with instigating the US Federal Food Stamp Program, born in Ellington, Connecticut (d. 1997)
1932 – Curnick Muzuvukile Ndlovu, Jailed South Africian worker’s union leader, born in Matatiele, South Africa (d. 2002)
1939 – Irv Cross, American NFL sportscaster (CBS-TV), born in Hammond, Indiana
1946 – Gwynne Gilford, American actress (Linda Harris-Waverly Wonders), born in Los Angeles, California
1948 – Peggy Fleming, American figure skater (Olympic gold 1968, 3-time world champion), born in San Jose, California

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