This Week's Birthdays - Week of October 10

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Monday, Oct 10 2011 by

October 10, 1863 – Louis Cyr, baptised Noé-Cyprien Cyr was a famous Canadian strongman.

Monument to Louis Cyr (StreetView)
Monument to Louis Cyr

October 11, 1965 – Nicola Zingaretti , is an Italian politician, president of the Province of Rome and erstwhile Member of the European Parliament for the Centre with the Democrats of the Left (DS), part of the Socialist Group, and used to sit on the European Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs.

Nicola Zingaretti (StreetView)
Nicola Zingaretti

October 12, 1968 – Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor and producer who is involved in film, musical theatre, and television.

Hugh Jackman (StreetView)
Hugh Jackman

October 13, 1925 – Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, PC, FRS is a retired British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 until 1990.

Margaret Thatcher's House (Birds Eye)
Margaret Thatcher's House

October 14, 1932 – Wolf Vostell was a German painter, sculptor and Happening artist of the second half of the 20th century.

Wolf Vostell at the Carré d'art Nîmes (StreetView)
Wolf Vostell at the Carré d'art Nîmes

October 15, 1942 – Penny Marshall, American actress and film director

Penny Marshall's House (Birds Eye)
Penny Marshall's House

October 16, 1758 – Noah Webster, American lexicographer (d. 1843)

Noah Webster House (StreetView)
Noah Webster House