Famous birthdays for Jan. 6: Kate McKinnon, Norman Reedus

Famous birthdays for Jan. 6: Kate McKinnon, Norman Reedus

Jan. 6 (UPI) — These born on this date are below the signal of Capricorn.

They embody:

— French battlefield chief St. Joan of Arc in 1412

— Frenchman Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier, who, along with his brother, invented the recent air balloon, in 1745

— German archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann, who found the ruins of historic Troy, in 1822

— Sam Rayburn, D-Texas, former speaker of the U.S. Home of Representatives, in 1882

— Lebanese author Khalil Gibran in 1883

— Baseball Corridor of Fame member Early Wynn in 1920

— Golf Corridor of Fame member Cary Middlecoff in 1921

— Auto government John DeLorean in 1925

— Writer E.L. Doctorow in 1931

— U.S. soccer coach and broadcaster Lou Holtz in 1937 (age 81)

— Actor Bonnie Franklin in 1944

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— Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame member Syd Barrett (Pink Floyd) in 1946

— Corridor of Fame golfer Nancy Lopez in 1957 (age 61)

— Corridor of Fame soccer participant, actor and broadcaster Howie Lengthy in 1960 (age 58)

— Actor Rowan Atkinson in 1955 (age 63)

— Movie composer AR Rahman (Slumdog Millionaire) in 1967 (age 51)

— Filmmaker John Singleton in 1968 (age 50)

— Actor Norman Reedus in 1969 (age 49)

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— Tv chef Ree Drummond (The Pioneer Lady) in 1969 (age 49)

— Tv character Julie Chen in 1970 (age 48)

— Actor Eddie Redmayne in 1982 (age 36)

— Actor Kate McKinnon in 1984 (age 34)

— Businessman Eric Trump (son of President Donald Trump) in 1984 (age 34)

— Rock singer Alex Turner (Arctic Monkeys) in 1986 (age 32)

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