27 December

indexVim coeli reserate viri: venit agnita ad usus:
Ignotae videas commoda nulla rei.

Discover the force of the heavens O Men:
Once recognised it can be put to use.

(Johannes Kepler, born on 27 December 1571, Sun in Capricorn, Moon and Ascendant in Gemini, German astronomer)

 

Other celebrities born today:

Louis Pasteur, (10.3.7) French scientist (27 December  1822-d. 1895)

René Georges Hermann-Paul, French artist (27 December  1864-d. 1940)

Louis Bromfield, American writer (27 December  1896-d. 1956)

Carl Zuckmayer, German author and dramatist (27 December 1896-d. 1977)

Onni Palaste, Finnish writer (27 December  1917-d. 2009)

Michel Piccoli, (10.3.4) French actor 27 December 1925

Wilfrid Sheed, English-born American writer 27 December 1930

Joan Manuel Serrat, Spanish musician 27 December 1943

Tracy Nelson, (10.3) American blues singer 27 December 1947

Gérard Depardieu, (10.8.9) French actor 27 December 1948

Karla Bonoff, (10.2) Sun in Capricorn, Moon in Taurus, American singer and songwriter 27 December 1952

Greg Mortensen, American author 27 December 1957

Barbara Crampton, American actress 27 December 1958

Gerina Dunwich, American author 27 December 1959

Wendy Coakley-Thompson, American writer 27 December 1966

Dee Ferris, British painter 27 December 1973

Cas Haley, American singer and guitarist 27 December 1980

Javine, (10.10) British singer 27 December 1981