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July 16th Famous People Birthdays

Andrea Del Sarto
Andrea Del Sarto (1486)
Florentine painter who excelled as a fresco decorator

Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723)
English painter who was the leading portraitist of his day and was the first president of the Royal Academy

Roald Amundsen

Roald Amundsen (1872)
Norwegain explorer who was the first to reach the South Pole on 14 December 1911

Barbara Stanwyck (1907)
American actress whose long list of films includes The Bitter Tea of General Yen, Stella Dallas, Double Indemnity and Executive Suite.

Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers (1911)
American actress and dancer who partnered Fred Astaire in ten musical films.

Margaret Court tennis player

Margaret Court (1942)
Australian tennis player who won the grand Slam in 1970

Katrina Kaif

Katrina Kaif (1983)
British-Indian actress and former model