Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Thursday Thirteen 144: Birthdays

Fabulous People Born on March 4:

1. Antonio Lucio Vivaldi, Composer (1678)

2. Benjamin Waterhouse, physician, smallpox vaccine pioneer (1754)

3. Johann Wyss, Swiss folklorist/writer, Swiss Family Robinson (1782)

4. Knute Rockne, American football player and Notre Dame coach (1888)

5. Robert William Wood, American landscape artist (1889)

6. John Garfield, actor, (The Postman Always Rings Twice) (1912)

7. Barbara McNair, singer and actress (1934)

8. Paula Prentiss, Actress (Where the Boys Are) (1938)

9. James Ellroy, American Writer (1948)

10. Emilio Estefan, musician/producer (1950)

11. Patricia Heaton, Actress (Everybody Loves Raymond) (1958)

12. Khaled Hosseini, Afghan author (The Kite Runner, A Thousand Splendid Suns) and physician (1965)

13. ME! (yeah, like I'm saying what year)

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Alice Audrey * Hootin' Anni * Ms Menozzi * Stephanie Adkins
Shelley Munro * Adelle Laudan * Colleen * Journeywoman
Ella Drake * Kaye * Jana * Jeanne St. James * Elise Logan
Jennifer McKenzie * Bryn Donovan * Sasha Devlin
Paige Tyler * Tatiana Caldwell * A. Catherine Noon * Mary Quast

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Alice Audrey said...

Happy Birthday!!!

Heather said...

Thanks, Alice! :)

Hootin' Anni said...

So, this is your birthday? Then, I hope you celebrate your birth in style!!!!

Here is my T-13 Notable Irish
[scroll down below my Thursday 13]

Hootin' Anni said...

What I actually meant to say was below my Thursday THUNKS

Ms Menozzi said...

Very clever - I saw what you did there. ;)

Great list, full of great people! Well done.

Happy Birthday! I hope it's a fun one!

Ella Drake said...

Happy Birthday!

Stephanie Adkins said...

Happy Birthday!! I hope you have a fantastic day! *Hugs*

Adelle Laudan said...

Wishing you Miles of Smiles on your birthday! May all your wishes come true :)

Kaye said...

Hi Heather, a couple of guys left a message for you chez Pudgy.

Jana said...

Happy Birthday, friend! Have a good one! (I'd email you, but our server is down. Bah!)

(((BIG HUGS)))

Journeywoman said...

Happy Birthday and many more!

colleen said...

Any born the same day and year? Have a great one!

Heather said...

Anni: Um, yes, that would be correct. Thanks!

Ms Menozzi: Wasn't it just? Hehe... Thank you!

Ella: Thank you!

Stephanie: Thanks, I hope it's going to be a good day!

Heather said...

Adelle: Thanks for the wishes!

Kaye: Aw, shucks...will be over to check it out! *g*

Jana: Gasp! How dare the server be down! You guys have been having some major computer issues lately, haven't you?

Journeywoman: Thank you!

Colleen: But of course, LOL. Clever of me, no? Thanks for the wishes!

Paige Tyler said...

Happy Birthday! Very cool TT!


My TT is at

Sasha Devlin said...

Happy Birthday! Also check out google. They jazzed up their logo for Vivaldi.

Heather said...

Thanks, Paige!

Heather said...

Sasha: Oh, sure, they jazz up their logo for his birthday, lol. Thanks for the wishes and heads up! :)

A. Catherine Noon said...


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Elise Logan said...

I love Vivaldi.

and happy birthday to you.

Tatiana Caldwell said...

Aww, Happy Birthday, Heather!

Heather said...

Thanks Catherine, Jen, Elise and Tatiana! *VBG*

Latesha said...

Looks like you were born in good company. I won't say the year, either. ; )

Heather said...

Latesha: Thank you - on both counts. lol