This Week's Birthdays - Week of February 9

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of February 9

Monday, Feb 23 2015 by kjfitz
February 9, 1814 - Samuel Jones Tilden, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. presidency in the disputed election of 1876.

Samuel Tilden statue
February 10, 1964 - Glenn Beck, an American conservative radio and television host, author, and political entertainer.

Glenn Beck


February 11, 1935 - Vincent Eugene Craddock (February 11, 1935 – October 12, 1971), known as Gene Vincent, was an American musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly

Gene Vincent
February 12, 1899 - Johan Grøttumsbråten, a Norwegian skier who competed in Nordic combined and cross-country. Dominating both events in the 1920s and early-1930s, he won several medals in the early Winter Olympics.

Johan Grøttumsbråten
February 13, 1873 - A Russian opera singer.

Statue of Feodor Ivanovich Chaliapin
February 14, 1977 - Cadel Lee Evans, an Australian professional racing cyclist and winner of the 2011 Tour de France.

Cadel Evans
February 15, 1907 - Cesar Julio Romero, Jr., a Cuban-American film and television actor who was active in film, radio, and television for almost sixty years.

Cesar Romero