Great People Born 12/31

SSgt. Kenton G. Roberts, USAF – Esteemed Son, Husband, and Father

John Denver – Singer/songwriter

Sir Anthony Hopkins – Actor

Nicholas Sparks – Novelist

Ben Kingsley – Actor

George C. Marshall – US Army Chief of Staff, 1939-45

Henri Matisse – French Painter

George Gordon Meade – Accomplished Union Army General

George Thorogood – Bad to the Bone Musician

Simon Wiesenthal – Activist, Nazi Hunter

Stanley Reed – US Supreme Court Justice, 1938-57

Robert B. Silvers – Editor, The New York Review of Books

Pope Callistus III – Posthumously Vindicated Joan of Arc

See http://www.nndb.com/lists/883/000106565 for more.

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