Today in in History – January 14 Birthdays

Who Was Born Today – January 14 Birthdays

Important and famous people from throughout history born on this day

Born on January 14
1730 William Whipple, signatory of Declaration of Independence.
1741 Benedict Arnold, American colonial General turned traitor.
1875 Dr. Albert Schweitzer, French theologian who set up a native hospital in French Equatorial Africa in 1913.
1919 Andy Rooney, American humorist, author and television personality (60 Minutes).
1940 Julian Bond, civil rights leader and Georgia state senator.
1944 Nina Totenberg, journalist; legal affairs correspondent for National Public Radio.
1947 Taylor Branch, author, historian; best known for his America in the King Years trilogy chronicling the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
1948 T Bone Burnett (Joseph Henry Burnett), musician, songwriter, Grammy-winning producer (O Brother, Where Art Thou? soundtrack).
1952 Maureen Dowd, New York Times columnist, author; won Pulitzer Prize for her series on the Monica Lewinsky scandal during the Clinton administration.
1968 LL Cool J (James Todd Smith), influential rapper (“I’m Bad”); actor (NCIS: Los Angeles TV series).

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