Those born on this date are under the sign of Gemini. They include Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus in 1707. Austrian physician/hypnotist Franz Mesmer in 1734. social reformer Sarah Margaret Fuller in 1810. U.S. Army Gen. Ambrose Burnside, who later was a U.S. senator and for whom sideburns were named, in 1824. actor Douglas Fairbanks Sr. in 1883. baseball Hall of Fame member Zack Wheat in 1888. musician/actor Scatman Crothers in 1910. clarinetist/bandleader Artie Shaw in 1910. singer Helen O’Connell in 1920. singer Rosemary Clooney in 1928. actor Barbara Barrie in 1931 (age 86). actor Joan Collins in 1933 (age 84). Robert Moog, inventor of the Moog Synthesizer, in 1934. tennis Hall of Fame member John Newcombe in 1944 (age 73). writer Mitch Albom in 1958 (age 59). comedian Drew Carey in 1958 (age 59). singer Jewel Kilcher in 1974 (age 43). Jeopardy! champion Ken Jennings in 1974 (age 43).