Those born on this date are under the sign of Capricorn. They include French playwright Moliere (born Jean-Baptiste Poquelin) in 1622. signer of the Declaration of Independence Philip Livingston in 1716. outlaw Cole Younger in 1844. Swedish clergyman and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nathan Soderblom in 1866. nuclear physicist Edward Teller in 1908. drummer Gene Krupa in 1909. actor Lloyd Bridges in 1913. Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1918. civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Martin Luther King Jr. in 1929. actor Margaret O’Brien in 1937 (age 80). Lynyrd Skynyrd lead singer Ronnie Van Zant in 1948. actor Andrea Martin in 1947 (age 70). actor Mario Van Peebles in 1957 (age 60). actor Chad Lowe in 1968 (age 49). pro football quarterback Drew Brees in 1979 (age 38). rapper Pitbull (born Armando Perez) in 1981 (age 36).