|Christopher Columbus (08/26/1451 - 05/20/1506)|
Navigator, colonizer and one of the first Europeans to explore the Americas after the Vikings.
Quiz: Christopher Columbus: Navigator & Colonizer
|Geraldine Ferraro (08/26/1935 - 03/26/2011)|
New York politician who received the Democratic nomination to run for Vice President of the United States in 1984 with Presidential running-mate Walter Mondale.
|Antoine Lavoisier (08/26/1743 - 05/08/1794)|
French nobleman prominent in the histories of chemistry and biology, sometimes called the "father of modern chemistry."
|Ariadna Thalia Sodi Miranda (08/26/1971 - )|
Mexican pop singer and former actress.