This Week's Birthdays - Week of October 13

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of October 13

Monday, Oct 13 2014 by kjfitz
October 13, 1940 - Pharoah Sanders, a Grammy Award-winning American jazz saxophonist.

Pharoah Sanders
October 14, 1644 - William Penn, an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, and founder of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

William Penn (October 14, 1644 – July 30, 1718)
October 15, 1844 - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, a German philosopher, poet, composer, cultural critic, and classical philologist.

Friedrich Nietzsche
October 16, 1875 - Victoria Kaʻiulani Kalaninuiahilapalapa Kawēkiu i Lunalilo Cleghorn, heir to the throne of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi and held the title of crown princess.

Princess Ka'iulani (October 16, 1875 to March 6, 1899)
October 17, 1803 - Ferenc Deák de Kehida, a Hungarian statesman and Minister of Justice. He was known as "The Wise Man of the Nation".

Ferenc Deák's statue
October 18, 1990 - Carly Brook Schroeder, an American film and television actress.

Carly Schroeder
October 19, 1735 - John Adams, an American Founding Father, and the second President of the United States (1797–1801).

John Adams