This Week's Birthdays - Week of October 13

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October 13, 1940 – Pharoah Sanders, a Grammy Award-winning American jazz saxophonist.

Pharoah Sanders (StreetView)
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) (StreetView)
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 (StreetView)
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) (StreetView)
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 (StreetView)
Ferenc Deák's statue

October 18, 1990 – Carly Brook Schroeder, an American film and television actress.

Carly Schroeder (StreetView)
Carly Schroeder

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

John Adams (StreetView)
John Adams