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Birthday

1732 – William Cushing, American lawyer and judge (d. 1810)

1760 – François Buzot, French lawyer and politician (d. 1794)

1918 – João Goulart, Brazilian lawyer and politician, 24th President of Brazil (d. 1976)

1921 – Cameron Argetsinger, American race car driver and lawyer (d. 2008)

1927 – Robert Bork, American lawyer and scholar, United States Attorney General (d. 2012)

1944 – John Breaux, American lawyer and politician

1815 – Georgetown University's congressional charter is signed into law by President James Madison.

1705 – William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, Scottish lawyer, judge, and politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer (d. 1793)

1769 – DeWitt Clinton, American lawyer and politician, 6th Governor of New York (d. 1828)

1816 – Alexander Bullock, American lawyer and politician, 26th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1882)

1829 – Carl Schurz, German-American general, lawyer, and politician, 13th United States Secretary of the Interior (d. 1906)

1849 – Robert Means Thompson, American commander, lawyer, and businessman (d. 1930)

1862 – John Jay Chapman, American lawyer, author, and poet (d. 1933)

1931 – Mikhail Gorbachev, Russian lawyer and politician, President of the Soviet Union, Nobel Prize laureate

1938 – Ricardo Lagos, Chilean economist, lawyer, and politician, 33rd President of Chile

1938 – Lawrence Payton, American singer-songwriter and producer (d. 1997)

1953 – Russ Feingold, American lawyer and politician

1955 – Ken Salazar, American lawyer and politician, 50th United States Secretary of the Interior

1966 – Simon Reevell, English lawyer and politician

1866 – Fred A. Busse, American lawyer and politician, 39th Mayor of Chicago (d. 1914)

1911 – Hugues Lapointe, Canadian lawyer and politician, 22nd Lieutenant Governor of Quebec (d. 1982)

1927 – Pierre Aubert, Swiss lawyer and politician (d. 2016)

1973 – Xavier Bettel, Luxembourger lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Luxembourg

1651 – John Somers, 1st Baron Somers, English lawyer, jurist, and politician, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain (d. 1716)

1817 – Edwards Pierrepont, American lawyer and politician, 34th United States Attorney General (d. 1892)

1881 – Thomas Sigismund Stribling, American lawyer and author (d. 1965)

1910 – Tancredo Neves, Brazilian lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Brazil (d. 1985)

1918 – Kurt Dahlmann, German pilot, lawyer, and journalist (d. 2017)

1937 – William Deverell, Canadian lawyer, author, and activist

1941 – James Zagel, American lawyer and judge

1942 – James Gustave Speth, American lawyer and politician

1952 – Svend Robinson, American-Canadian lawyer and politician

1953 – Chris Smith, American lawyer and politician

1954 – François Fillon, French lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of France

1964 – Brian Crowley, Irish lawyer and politician

1967 – Ivan Lewis, English lawyer and politician, Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

1982 – Cate Edwards, American lawyer and author

1794 – Robert Cooper Grier, American lawyer and jurist (d. 1870)

1867 – Louis-Alexandre Taschereau, Canadian lawyer and politician, 14th Premier of Quebec (d. 1952)

1876 – Thomas Inskip, 1st Viscount Caldecote, English lawyer and politician, 8th Lord Chief Justice of England (d. 1947)

1912 – Jack Marshall, New Zealand colonel, lawyer, and politician, 28th Prime Minister of New Zealand (d. 1988)

1942 – Felipe González, Spanish lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Spain

1949 – Franz Josef Jung, German lawyer and politician, German Federal Minister of Defence

1968 – Theresa Villiers, English lawyer and politician, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

1871 – Afonso Costa, Portuguese lawyer and politician, 59th Prime Minister of Portugal (d. 1937)

1904 – José Antonio Aguirre, Spanish lawyer and politician, 1st President of the Basque Country (d. 1960)

1909 – Obafemi Awolowo, Nigerian lawyer and politician (d. 1987)

1924 – William H. Webster, American lawyer and jurist, 14th Director of Central Intelligence

1929 – Tom Foley, American lawyer and politician, 57th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (d. 2013)

1932 – Marc Bazin, Haitian lawyer and politician, 49th President of Haiti (d. 2010)

1936 – Marion Barry, American lawyer and politician, 2nd Mayor of the District of Columbia (d. 2014)

1939 – Kit Bond, American lawyer and politician, 47th Governor of Missouri

1556 – Guillaume du Vair, French lawyer and author (d. 1621)

1671 – Rob Roy MacGregor, Scottish outlaw (d. 1734)

1850 – Champ Clark, American lawyer and politician, 41st Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (d. 1921)

1888 – Alidius Tjarda van Starkenborgh Stachouwer, Dutch lawyer and politician, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (d. 1978)

1965 - Devesh Kumar Das, Indian Lawyer from Madhubani

1841 – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., American colonel, lawyer, and jurist (d. 1935)

1907 – Konstantinos Karamanlis, Greek lawyer and politician, 3rd President of Greece (d. 1998)

1945 – Jim Chapman, American lawyer and politician

1952 – George Allen, American lawyer and politician, 67th Governor of Virginia

1958 – Andy McDonald, English lawyer and politician

1820 – Samuel Blatchford, American lawyer and jurist (d. 1893)

1891 – José P. Laurel, Filipino lawyer and politician, 3rd President of the Philippines (d. 1959)

1923 – James L. Buckley, American lawyer, judge, and politician

1929 – Desmond Hoyte, Guyanese lawyer and politician, 3rd President of Guyana (d. 2002)

1937 – Bernard Landry, Canadian lawyer and politician, 28th Premier of Quebec

1949 – Neil Hamilton, Welsh lawyer and politician

1969 – Kimberly Guilfoyle, American lawyer and journalist

1590 – Dietrich Reinkingk, German lawyer and politician (d. 1664)

1810 – Samuel Ferguson, Irish poet and lawyer (d. 1886)

1900 – Pandelis Pouliopoulos, Greek lawyer and politician (d. 1943)

1916 – Davie Fulton, Canadian lawyer, judge, and politician (d. 2000)

1925 – Bob Lanier, American lawyer, banker, and politician, 58th Mayor of Houston (d. 2014)

1947 – Kim Campbell, Canadian lawyer and politician, 19th Prime Minister of Canada

1968 – Thio Li-ann, Singaporean lawyer and academic

1899 – James H. Douglas, Jr. American colonel, lawyer, and politician, 9th United States Deputy Secretary of Defense (d. 1988)

1903 – Lawrence Welk, American accordion player and bandleader (d. 1992)

1922 – Abdul Razak Hussein, Malaysian lawyer and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of Malaysia (d. 1976)

1925 – İlhan Selçuk, Turkish lawyer, journalist, and author (d. 2010)

1932 – Nigel Lawson, English journalist and politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer

1936 – Antonin Scalia, American lawyer and jurist, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (d. 2016)

1939 – Lorraine Hunt, American lawyer and politician, 32nd Lieutenant Governor of Nevada

1948 – Roy Barnes, American lawyer and politician, 80th Governor of Georgia

1954 – Gale Norton, American lawyer and politician, 48th United States Secretary of the Interior

1962 – Matt Mead, American lawyer and politician, 32nd Governor of Wyoming

1965 – Jesse Jackson, Jr., American lawyer and politician

1967 – Brad Carson, American lawyer and politician, United States Under Secretary of the Army

1968 – Stéphane Bédard, Canadian lawyer and politician

1821 – John Abbott, Canadian lawyer and politician, 3rd Prime Minister of Canada (d. 1893)

1869 – George Forbes, New Zealand lawyer and politician, 22nd Prime Minister of New Zealand (d. 1947)

1877 – Wilhelm Frick, German lawyer and politician, German Federal Minister of the Interior (d. 1946)

1908 – David Marshall, Singaporean lawyer and politician, 1st Chief Minister of Singapore (d. 1995)

1919 – Mike Stepovich, American lawyer and politician, Governor of the Territory of Alaska (d. 2014)

1923 – Joseph F. Weis, Jr., American lawyer and judge (d. 2014)

1926 – George Ariyoshi, American lawyer and politician, 3rd Governor of Hawaii

1927 – Raúl Alfonsín, Argentinian lawyer and politician, 46th President of Argentina (d. 2009)

1931 – Herb Kelleher, American lawyer and businessman, co-founded Southwest Airlines

1949 – David Mellor, English journalist, lawyer, and politician, Chief Secretary to the Treasury

1874 – Ellery Harding Clark, American jumper, coach, and lawyer (d. 1949)

1889 – Jüri Vilms, Estonian lawyer and politician (d. 1918)

1926 – Carlos Roberto Reina, Honduran lawyer and politician, President of Honduras (d. 2003)

1949 – Sian Elias, New Zealand lawyer and politician, 12th Chief Justice of New Zealand

1953 – Nicola Davies, Welsh lawyer and judge

1958 – Rick Lazio, American lawyer and politician

1813 – Joseph P. Bradley, American lawyer and jurist (d. 1892)

1854 – Thomas R. Marshall, American lawyer and politician, 28th Vice President of the United States of America (d. 1925)

1912 – W. Graham Claytor, Jr. American lieutenant, lawyer, and politician, 15th United States Secretary of the Navy (d. 1994)

1912 – W. Willard Wirtz, American lawyer and politician, 10th United States Secretary of Labor (d. 2010)

1947 – William J. Jefferson, American lawyer and politician

1971 – Charlie Elphicke, English lawyer and politician

1835 – John Henry Kagi, American lawyer and activist (d. 1859)

1851 – John Sebastian Little, American lawyer and politician, 21st Governor of Arkansas (d. 1916)

1905 – Berthold Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, German lawyer and judge (d. 1944)

1933 – Ruth Bader Ginsburg, American lawyer and judge

1945 – A. K. Faezul Huq, Bangladeshi lawyer and politician (d. 2007)

1945 – Mark J. Green, American lawyer and politician