Yes, it's true, many famous people were born on October 9.
1835 - Camille Saint-Saëns, French composer
1899 - Bruce Catton, US, historian/writer
1918 - E Howard Hunt of Watergate infamy
1940 - Joe Pepitone, baseball 1st baseman (NY Yankee)
1940 - John Lennon, rocker/Beatle
1941 - Brian Lamb, Founder of C-SPAN
1952 - Sharon Osbourne, English music manager and wife of Ozzy Osbourne
1959 - Mike Singletary, NFL middle linebacker (Chicago Bears)
1966 - David Cameron, British Prime Minister
And, in 1937 there was me. True, I have not achieved greatness, but neither I have sought it. No great ambition to lead nations, be a rock or sports star. But I have achieved a great measure of happines and there is much to be said for that.
Moreover, I can and will produce my birth certificate if anyone asks. That's more than Obama will do!