Marie Thérèse

French royal & eldest child of Marie Antoinette & Louis XVI, born in 1778. Queen of France for 20 minutes.

Henri Cochet

French tennis player born in 1901. Ranked No. 1 in the world & member of the famous “Four Musketeers”.

Pope John XXIII

Italian head of the Catholic Church & sovereign of the Vatican State born in 1881. Known as the “Good Pope”.

Henri Vidal

French film actor born in 1919. Discovered by Edith Piaf & went on to appear in 36 films between 1941-1959.

Marie-Anne de Bovet

French feminist & anti-Semitic writer, literary critic, & explorer born in 1855.

Anton Webern

Austrian composer & conductor, born in 1883, & known for his innovations in schematic organization.

Claude Levi-Strauss

French anthropologist & ethnologist, born in 1908, & known as the “father of modern anthropology”.

Lillian Russell

American actress & singer born in 1860. One of the most famous of the late 19th & early 20th centuries.

Charles Starkweather

American spree killer born in 1938. Murdered 11 people when he was 19 years old.


Indian godman & mystic born in 1931. Founder of the Rajneesh movement & known as the “sex guru”.