This Week's Birthdays - Week of April 15

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of April 15

Monday, Apr 15 2013 by kjfitz
April 15, 1452 - Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer.

Vitruvian Man
April 16, 1973 - Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam, better known as simply Ako, is a Senegalese American R&B recording artist and songwriter

April 17, 1837 - John Pierpont Morgan was an American financier, banker, philanthropist and art collector who dominated corporate finance and industrial consolidation during his time.

J.P. Morgan
April 18, 1904 - Drago Gervais was a Croatian Istrian poet and playwright, and one of the most prominent poets writing in the Chakavian dialect of the Croatian language.

Drago Gervais
April 19, 1987 - Maria Yuryevna Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player.

Maria Sharapova
April 20, 1893 - Joan Miró i Ferrà was a Spanish Catalan painter, sculptor, and ceramicist born in Barcelona.

Miró i Mallorca
April 21, 1947 - Iggy Pop is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and actor.

Iggy Pop