This Week's Birthdays - Week of March 2

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of March 2

Monday, Mar 2 2015 by kjfitz
March 2, 1760 - Lucie Simplice Camille Benoist Desmoulins , a French journalist and politician who played an important role in the French Revolution.

Camille Desmoulins Statue
March 3, 1911 - Jean Harlow , an American film actress and sex symbol of the 1930s.

Jean Harlow

March 4, 1931 - Bob Johnson, a legendary ice hockey coach.

"Badger" Bob Johnson
March 5, 1958 – Andy Gibb, English-Australian singer (d. 1988)

Andy Gibb's House (former)
March 6, 1927 - Leroy Gordon "Gordo" Cooper, Jr., an American astronaut.

'Mercury Seven' Astronauts
March 7, 1932 - Lola Beltrán, a Mexican film actress and one of the most acclaimed Mexican ranchera singers, nicknamed Lola la Grande ("Lola the Great").

Lola Beltrán statue
March 8, 1900 - Howard Hathaway Aiken, a pioneer in computing, being the original conceptual designer behind IBM's Harvard Mark I computer.

Howard H. Aiken