Today's Birthdays - Week of April 13

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Today's Birthdays - Week of April 13

Monday, Apr 13 2015 by kjfitz
April 13, 1743, - Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States.

Thomas Jefferson by Mather Brown
April 14, 1948 - Jim Williams, an analog circuit designer and technical author.

Jim Williams

April 15, 1961 - José Anigo, a French former football defender and manager at Olympique de Marseille.

José Anigo
April 16, Wilbur Wright, one of the inventors of the first airplane.

Wright brothers
April 17, 1816 - Emil Jens Baumann Adolf Jerichau, a Danish sculptor.

Jens Adolf Jerichau
April 18, 1882 - José Bento Renato Monteiro Lobato, one of Brazil's most influential writers, mostly for his children's books set in the fictional Sítio do Picapau Amarelo.

Monteiro Lobato
April 19, 1953 - Sara Simeoni, an Italian former high jumper, who won a gold medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics and twice set a world record in the women's high jump.

Sara Simeoni