Who Was Born Today – August 14 Birthdays

Who Was Born Today – August 14 Birthdays

Important and famous people from throughout history born on this day

Born on August 14
1777 Hans Christian Oersted, Danish scientist who discoverd electromagnetism.
1863 Ernest L. Thayer, author of the poem “Casey at the Bat.”
1925 Russell Baker, author and columnist for The New York Times.
1938 Niara Shudarkasa, educator and first woman president of Lincoln University.
1945 Steve Martin, American comedian, actor, musician and screenwriter, his many awards include a Lifetime Achievement in Comedy (American Comedy Awards, USA), several Emmys, and Grammys for Best Comedy Album (1977, 1979) and Best Bluegrass Album (2009, 2013)
1947 Danielle Steel, the fourth-bestselling author of all time.
1950 Gary Larson, cartoonist (The Far Side).
1966 Halle Berry, actress, her many awards include a Golden Globe (Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, TV movie) and and an Oscar (Monster’s Ball).

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