Famous Person of the Day

Born: on July 31, 1944

Geraldine CHAPLIN

British-American actress

Famous People born on


Friday July 31, 2015 - Name Day: Ignacio, Inigo, Reed

Recently added (7 047 Famous People so far)

Actor - Singer & Musician


AmericanAlicia KEYS born Alicia Augello COOK

American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress

Keys was born Alicia Augello Cook on January 25, 1981, in the Hell's Kitchen area of Manhattan, in New York City. She is the only child of Teresa (Augello), a paralegal and part-time actress, and Craig Cook, a flight attendant. Keys' father is[...]

View Family Tree

Sports - Other


EnglishConstantine LOULOUDIS born Constantine Michael LOULOUDIS

Greek-British rower

He was a King's Scholar at Eton College, where he learned to row in 2007 and was the stroke of the Eton eight that won at Henley Royal Regatta, the National Schools Regatta and the Schools' Head. After Eton, he started a Classics degree at[...]

View Family Tree

American politician


AmericanHelen PITTS DOUGLASS born Helen PITTS

1837 - 1903
American suffragist and abolitionist

She was born in Honeoye, New York in 1838. A descendant of John Alden and Priscilla Alden, who sailed to America on the Mayflower, Pitts graduated from Mount Holyoke College (then called the Mount Holyoke Female Seminary) in 1859. After the U.S.[...]

View Family Tree

American politician


AmericanEmerson ETHERIDGE born Henry Emerson ETHERIDGE

1819 - 1902
American politician, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee

Etheridge was born in Currituck County, North Carolina, the son of Thomas and Elizabeth (Harvey) Etheridge. In the early 1830s, he moved with his parents to Weakley County, Tennessee, where they settled on a 1,000-acre (400 ha) farm near the[...]

View Family Tree

Lawyer, Magistrate - American politician


AmericanReuben H. WALWORTH born Reuben Hyde WALWORTH

1788 - 1867
American lawyer and politician, he was the last Chancellor of New York

Walworth was the son of Benjamin Walworth and Apphia (Hyde Cardell) Walworth. The family removed to Hoosick, New York, when Reuben was still a child. He studied law at Troy, was admitted to the bar in 1809, and commenced practice in Plattsburgh.[...]

View Family Tree

American politician


AmericanBenjamin HARDIN 

1784 - 1852
Secretary of State of Kentucky

He was born at the Georges Creek settlement on the Monongahela River, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania and then moved with his parents to Washington County, Kentucky in 1788. Hardin attended the schools of Nelson and Washington Counties,[...]

View Family Tree