December 26 Birthdays

Mao Zedong
Biography

Author Profession: Chinese Leader
Born: 1893-12-26
Died: 1976-09-09

Links

Quotes: Mao Zedong
Google: Mao Zedong

Mao Zedong

If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.
Charles Babbage
Biography

Author Profession: Mathematician
Babbage is best remembered for originating the concept of a programmable computer.
Considered by some to be a "father of the computer"
Born: 1792-12-26
Died: 1871-10-18

Links

Quotes: Charles Babbage
Google: Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage

Perhaps it would be better for science, that all criticism should be avowed.
Kit Harington

Biography

Author Profession: English actor. Playing the role of Jon Snow in the television series Game of Thrones.
Born: 1986-12-26
Died:

Links

Google: Kit Harington

Kit Harington

I'm very lucky, I've got two very loving parents, still very much together, and always been very supportive.
Jared Leto

Biography

Author Profession: US actor, singer-songwriter, and director.
Born: 1971-12-26
Died:

Links

Google: Jared Leto

Jared Leto

Be brave, follow dreams, say fuck you to everybody and fight for what you believe in.
Phil Spector
Biography

Author Profession: US music producer, handgun user
Born: 1940-12-26

Links

Quotes: Phil Spector
Google: Phil Spector

Phil Spector

I'm dealing in rock'n'roll. I'm, like, I'm not a bona fide human being.
David Sedaris
Biography

Author Profession: Memoir, Humor And Comedy, Short Stories
Born: 1956-12-26

Links

Quotes: David Sedaris
Google: David Sedaris

David Sedaris

If you're looking for sympathy you'll find it between shit and syphilis in the dictionary. David Sedaris, Barrel Fever
Chris Daughtry
Biography

Author Profession: US Musician
Born: 1979-12-26

Links

Quotes: Chris Daughtry
Google: Chris Daughtry

Chris Daughtry

You have to think theres a reason for everything. When a door closes another door opens.
Elizabeth David
Biography

Author Profession: British Writer
Born: 1913-12-26
Died: 1992-05-22

Links

Quotes: Elizabeth David
Google: Elizabeth David

Elizabeth David

To eat figs off the tree in the very early morning, when they have been barely touched by the sun, is one of the exquisite pleasures of the Mediterranean.
Ernst Moritz Arndt
Biography

Author Profession: German Poet
Born: 1769-12-26
Died: 1860-01-29

Links

Quotes: Ernst Moritz Arndt
Google: Ernst Moritz Arndt

Ernst Moritz Arndt

Nothing that is really good and God-like dies.
John Walsh
Biography

Author Profession: US Entertainer
Born: 1945-12-26

Links

Quotes: John Walsh
Google: John Walsh

John Walsh

People dont understand the devastation the murder of a child does to someone. Eighty percent of parents of murdered children wind up in divorce. The only thing you have in common is that horrible sadness. You cant see the joy of your previous life.
Jose Ramos-Horta
Biography

Author Profession: Public Servant
Born: 1949-12-26

Links

Quotes: Jose Ramos-Horta
Google: Jose Ramos-Horta

Jose Ramos-Horta

The second one, the joint Truth and Friendship Commission, which we started now with Indonesia, that is the one that has been criticized, its terms of reference call for providing amnesty for those who cooperate in telling the truth. It does not lead to prosecution.
Norman Angell
Biography

Author Profession: British Writer
Born: 1872-12-26
Died: 1967-10-07

Links

Quotes: Norman Angell
Google: Norman Angell

Norman Angell

Everywhere I go I see increasing evidence of people swirling about in a human cesspit of their own making.
Randy Falco
Biography

Author Profession: US Businessman
Born: 1953-12-26

Links

Quotes: Randy Falco
Google: Randy Falco

Randy Falco

As a presidential candidate, Mr. Trump is going to get tough questions from the press and has to answer them.
Richard Artschwager
Biography

Author Profession: US Artist
Born: 1923-12-26
Died: 2013-02-09

Links

Quotes: Richard Artschwager
Google: Richard Artschwager

Richard Artschwager

I would wake up at night and think, What the hell have I gotten myself into? You dont want to do that! But you gotta do something, and with art, theres freedom - which is actually very seldom practiced by artists.
Steve Allen
Biography

Author Profession: US Entertainer
Born: 1921-12-26
Died: 2000-10-30

Links

Quotes: Steve Allen
Google: Steve Allen

Steve Allen

Ours is a government of checks and balances. The Mafia and crooked businessmen make out checks, and the politicians and other compromised officials improve their bank balances.
Thomas Gray
Biography

Author Profession: English writer
Born: 1716-12-26
Died: 1771-07-30

Links

Quotes: Thomas Gray
Google: Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray

If the best man's faults were written on his forehead, he would draw his hat over his eyes.
Henry Miller
Biography

Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1891-12-26
Died: 1980-06-07

Links

Quotes: Henry Miller
Google: Henry Miller

Henry Miller

Chaos is the score upon which reality is written.
Lars Ulrich
Biography

Author Profession: US drummer (Metallica)
Born: 1963-12-26

Links

Quotes: Lars Ulrich
Google: Lars Ulrich

Lars Ulrich

That's what we're all about, taking advantage of people.
Bill Ayers
Biography

Author Profession: US Activist
Born: 1944-12-26

Links

Quotes: Bill Ayers
Google: Bill Ayers

Bill Ayers

Every revolution seems impossible at the beginning, and after it happens, it was inevitable.
You can find famous birthdays on 26 december, celebrities people quoters,
informations about celebrity birthdays in december today, famous people born on 26 december.