#533 Tom Scholz / Kim Campbell / Paul Condon – 10 March 1947

Tom Scholz

Donald Thomas “Tom” Scholz (born March 10, 1947) is an American rock musician, songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist, inventor, and mechanical engineer, best known as the founder of the band Boston. He is also the inventor of the Rockman guitar amplifier.

Kim Campbell

Avril Phædra Douglas “Kim” Campbell, PC, CC, QC (born March 10, 1947) is a Canadian politician, lawyer, university professor, diplomat, and writer. She served as the 19th Prime Minister of Canada, from June 25, 1993 to November 4, 1993. Campbell was the first and to date the only female Prime Minister of Canada, the first baby boomer to hold that office, and the only PM to have been born in British Columbia.

Paul Condon

Paul Leslie Condon, Baron Condon, QPM, DL, FRSA (born 10 March 1947) is a retired British police officer. He became the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police in 1993 at the age of 45, the youngest person to do so.


Also born on this day:
Colin Stinton is a Canadian-born actor.
Dónal Lunny is an Irish folk musician.
Andrew Parrott is a British conductor.
Gerardo Vera is a Spanish costume and set designer, opera director, actor, film and  theatre director.
Neil Comrie is a former Australian police officer.
Piers Corbyn is a meteorologist , astrophysicist , consultant, and owner of Weather Action.
Chris Axworthy is a Canadian politician.
Bob Greene is an American journalist.
Darcy Fast is a retired American professional baseball player.
Grafton Njootli was a Canadian politician.
Zachary Zorn s a former swimmer from the United States.
Edi Heiz is a Swiss slalom canoeist.

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