18 October


1898

 Lotte Lenya
Austrian singer and actress (d. 1981)

1902

 Miriam Hopkins
American actress (d. 1972)
 Pascual Jordan
Ernst Pascual Jordan (18 October 1902 – 31 July 1980) was a theoretical and mathematical physicist who made significant contributions to quantum mechanics and quantum field theory. He contributed much to the mathematical form of matrix mechanics, and developed canonical anticommutation relations for fermions. (d. 1980)

1919

 Pierre Trudeau
Canadian politician, 15th Prime Minister of Canada (d. 2000)

1920

 Melina Mercouri
Greek actress, singer, and politician (d. 1994)

1921

 Jesse Helms
American politician (d. 2008)

1926

 Chuck Berry
American singer-songwriter and guitarist.
 Klaus Kinski
German actor (d. 1991)

1927

 George C. Scott
American actor (d. 1999)

1935

 Peter Boyle
American actor (d. 2006)

1938

 Dawn Wells
American actress.

1939

 Mike Ditka
American football player and coach.
 Lee Harvey Oswald
American assassin of John F. Kennedy (d. 1963)

1940

 Cynthia Weil
American songwriter.

1946

 Howard Shore
Howard Leslie Shore (born October 18, 1946) is a Canadian composer, notable for his film scores. He has composed the scores for over 80 films, most notably the scores for The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, for which he won three Academy Awards.

1947

 Paul Chuckle
English comedian and actor.
 Laura Nyro
American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 1997)

1949

 Joe Egan
Scottish singer-songwriter (Stealers Wheel).

1950

 Om Puri
Indian actor.
 Sheila White
English actress.

1951

 Pam Dawber
American actress.
 Terry McMillan
American author.

1952

 Chuck Lorre
American scriptwriter, director, and producer.

1955

 Timmy Mallett
English radio and television host.

1956

 Martina Navrátilová
Czech-American tennis player.

1958

 Thomas Hearns
American boxer.

1960

 Erin Moran
American actress.
 Jean-Claude Van Damme
Belgian martial artist, actor, and director.

1961

 Wynton Marsalis
American trumpet player, composer, and educator.

1965

 Curtis Stigers
American singer-songwriter and musician.

1968

 Rhod Gilbert
Welsh comedian.

1974

 Candy Lo
Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actress.
 Robbie Savage
Welsh footballer.

1978

 Mike Tindall
English rugby player.

1979

  Ne-Yo
American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor.

1984

 Freida Pinto
Indian actress and model.
 Lindsey Vonn
American skier.

1987

 Zac Efron
American actor and singer.

This entry was posted in 18, birthday, celebrity, october and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s