Birthdays: October 15

Ginuwine (Elgin Baylor Lumpkin) – rapper – 48

Paige Davis – “Trading Spaces” host – 49

Emeril Lagasse – celebrity chef – 59

Sarah Ferguson – former Duchess of York – 59

Tito Jackson – musician – 65

Larry Miller – actor – 65

Richard Carpenter – singer, with his sister Karen – 72

Penny Marshall – director, former actor, “Laverne and Shirley” – 76

Lee Iacocca – former Chrysler and Ford President and CEO – 94

BORN ON THIS DATE

Mario Puzo – author, “The Godfather” – 1920

John Kenneth Galbraith – Harvard economist, former editor of Fortune, close friend and correspondent of William F Buckley Jr. – 1908

Friedrich Nietzsche – philosopher – 1844