Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn in 1606. poet Clement Clarke Moore, author of A Visit from St. Nicholas ( Twas the Night Before Christmas ) in 1779. Roman Catholic nun Frances Xavier Cabrini, the first U.S. citizen to be made a saint, in 1850. actor Patrick Wayne in 1939 (age 78). singer Linda Ronstadt in 1946 (age 71). Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, prime minister of United Arab Emirates, in 1949 (age 68). political commentator Arianna Huffington in 1950 (age 67). former pro wrestler/Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura in 1951 (age 66). actor Terry O’Quinn in 1952 (age 65). rock musician Marky Ramone in 1956 (age 65). Joy Division singer Ian Curtis in 1956. supermodel Kim Alexis in 1960 (age 57). actor Forest Whitaker in 1961 (age 56). actor Brigitte Nielsen in 1963 (age 54). TV show host Adam Savage in 1967 (age 50). actor Eddie Griffin in 1968 (age 49). actor Brian Austin Green in 1973 (age 44). actor Diane Kruger in 1976 (age 41). actor Lana Parrilla in 1977 (age 40). comedian Gabriel Iglesias in 1976 (age 41). actor Taylor Kinney in 1981 (age 36). basketball player Damian Lillard in 1990 (age 27). actor and singer Tristan Wilds in 1989 (age 27).