This Week's Birthdays - Week of February 13

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of February 13

Monday, Feb 13 2012 by kjfitz
February 13, 1599 - Pope Alexander VII

Pope Alexander VII
February 14, 1824 - Winfield Scott Hancock, was a career U.S. Army officer and the Democratic nominee for President of the United States.

Equestrian statue of Gen. W.S. Hancock
February 15, 1970 - Frank Shepard Fairey, is an American contemporary artist, graphic designer, and illustrator who emerged from the skateboarding scene.

"Obey" graffiti by Shepard Fairey
February 16, 1903 - Edgar John Bergen, was an American actor and radio performer, best known as a ventriloquist.

Edgar Bergen (and Charlie McCarthy)
February 17, 1981 – Paris Hilton, American actress and heiress.

Paris Hilton's House
February 18, 1745 – Alessandro Volta, Italian physicist (d. 1827)

Statue of Alessandro Volta
February 19, 1948 - Wilhelmus Simon Petrus Fortuijn, known as Pim Fortuyn; a Dutch politician, author, public servant, sociologist and professor.

Pim Fortuyn's former House & Memorial