10 May


1788

 Augustin-Jean Fresnel
French physicist (d. 1827)

1810

 E. Cobham Brewer
English writer and editor (d. 1897)

1838

 John Wilkes Booth
American actor and assassin of Abraham Lincoln (d. 1865)

1899

 Fred Astaire
American dancer and actor (d. 1987)
 Dimitri Tiomkin
Ukrainian composer (d. 1979)

1902

 David O. Selznick
American film producer (d. 1965)

1915

 Monica Dickens
English writer (d. 1992)
 Denis Thatcher
English businessman and husband of Margaret Thatcher (d. 2003)

1916

 Milton Babbitt
American composer, music theorist, and teacher. (d. 2011)

1920

 Bert Weedon
English guitarist (d. 2012)

1922

 Nancy Walker
American actress (d. 1992)

1933

 Barbara Taylor Bradford
English writer.

1936

 Gary Owens
American disc jockey and voice actor.

1937

 Tamara Press
Soviet athlete.

1942

 Carl Douglas
Jamaican-English singer.

1943

 David Clennon
American actor.

1946

  Donovan
Scottish singer-songwriter, musician, producer, and actor.
 Graham Gouldman
English musician and songwriter (10cc, The Mindbenders, Wax).
 Maureen Lipman
English actress.
 Dave Mason
English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Traffic).

1950

 Sally James
Sally James (born on 10 May 1950) is a former presenter on the ITV Saturday morning children’s show Tiswas from 1977 until it ended in 1982. Born Sally Cann in Chiswick, London, England.

1956

 Paige O’Hara
American actress, singer. Voice of Belle in Disney’s Beauty And The Beast.

1957

 Sid Vicious
English singer and musician (The Sex Pistols, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Vicious White Kids, The Flowers of Romance) (d. 1979)

1958

 Ellen Ochoa
Former astronaut and Director of the Johnson Space Center. First Hispanic woman in space.

1960

  Bono
Irish singer-songwriter, musician, philanthropist, and activist (U2).
 Merlene Ottey
Jamaican-Slovenian track athlete.

1961

 Candi Kubeck
American pilot of Valujet Flight 592 (d. 1996)

1963

 Lisa Nowak
American astronaut.

1965

 Linda Evangelista
Canadian model.

1968

 Al Murray
English comedian.

1970

 Sally Phillips
English actress and comedienne.

1972

 Cary Guffey
Cary Guffey (born May 10, 1972) is a former American child actor. He is best remembered for his debut in the role of Barry Guiler in the film Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977). Born in Douglasville, Georgia.

1977

 Nick Heidfeld
German race car driver.

1978

 Kenan Thompson
American actor.

1979

 Lee Hyori
South Korean singer. (Fin K.L)

1995

 Missy Franklin
American swimmer.

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