Famous Births and Deaths on this day in history
1956 – Maggie Reilly
Maggie Reilly is a Scottish singer of Irish descent best known for her collaborations with the composer and instrumentalist Mike Oldfield. Most notably, she performed lead vocals on the Oldfield songs “Family Man”, “Moonlight Shadow”, “To France” and “Foreign Affair”, all of which were international hits in the early 1980s.
1977 – Sophie Dahl
Sophie Dahl is an English fashion model and author. As a writer, she completed her first novella in 2003 entitled The Man with the Dancing Eyes and followed this with Playing With the Grown-ups in 2008. In 2010 she wrote Miss Dahl’s Voluptuous Delights, a cookery book which featured recipes that were recreated for a six-part BBC 2 series called The Delicious Miss Dahl.
1993 – Alex Wynter
Alex James Wynter is an English professional footballer who plays as a defender for National League club Maidstone United.
1993 – Jayden Stockley
Jayden Connor Stockley is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for EFL League Two side Exeter City.