Shirley Mae Jones (born March 31, 1934) is an American singer and actress of stage, film and television. In her six decades of television, she starred as wholesome characters in a number of well-known musical films, such as Oklahoma! (1955), Carousel (1956), and The Music Man (1962). She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing a prostitute in Elmer Gantry (1960). She is probably best known as Shirley Partridge, the widowed mother of five children in the situation-comedy television series The Partridge Family (1970–1974), co-starring her real-life stepson David Cassidy.
George Richard Chamberlain (born March 31, 1934) is an American actor of stage and screen who became a teen idol in the title role of the television show Dr. Kildare (1961–1966).
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Grigori Grigoyevich Nelyubov was a Soviet cosmonaut.
Carlo Rubbia Knight Grand Cross is an Italian particle physicist and inventor who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics.
Stewart John West was an Australian politician.
John Lynden Scott is an Australian politician.
Lester Carney was an American athlete
Constable Carl Walker GC was awarded the George Cross for the heroism he displayed on the 23rd of August 1971 in chasing an armed gang who had raided a jeweller’s shop in Blackpool.
Knut Haug is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party
John D. Loudermilk is an American singer and songwriter.
Kamala Surayya a.k.a. Madhavikutty was an Indian writer who wrote in English and Malayalam.
Orion “The Big O” Samuelson is an American broadcaster.
Britt Strandberg is a former Swedish cross country skier who competed in the 1960s.
Miguel Benjamin Lebrón-Laboy best known as Mike Lebrón was a Puerto Rican professional pool player nicknamed “Spanish Mike”.
Edite Castro Soeiro was a Portuguese journalist.