Canadian AmericanÂ businesswoman who founded theÂ Elizabeth Arden cosmetics empire, born in 1881.
Robert Le Vigan
French actor, Nazi-sympathizer, & fascist born in 1900. Appeared in more than 60 films.
Lorenzo de’ Medici
Italian statesman &Â de factoÂ ruler of theÂ Florentine RepublicÂ & powerful patron ofÂ RenaissanceÂ culture in Italy.
American meteorologist born in 1917. Played important role in developing numerical weather prediction.
Canadian pro ice hockey goaltender, coach, & general manager born in 1929.
Catherine of Aragon
Queen of England & first wife of Henry VIII born in 1485. Princess of Whales as wife of Henry’s brother.
French popular writer born in 1800. Wrote over 40 “sensation novels” such as MÃ©moires du diable.
AmericanÂ silversmith,Â engraver & early industrialist best remembered as aÂ Patriot in the American Revolution.
IndianÂ mathematicianÂ born in 1887. Without formal training, he made significant contributions to mathematic analysis.
Russian-American singer, actor, & entertainer born in 1886. Known as “The Last of the Red-Hot Mamas”.