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Notable Birthdays - 1901

1901George Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll)

1901Louis Armstrong, New Orleans Louisiana, jazz trumpeter (Hello Dolly), (d. 1971)

1901Margaret Mead, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, American anthropologist (Coming of Age in Samoa)

1901Fulgencio Batista, president/dictator of Cuba (1933-44, 1952-59)

1901Anastasia Nikolaevna, Saint Petersburg, daughter of last Russian Tsar

1901Willie Sutton, Brooklyn New York, American bank robber

1901Linus Pauling, Portland, Oregon, American chemist/peace activist (Nobel 1954, 1962)

1901William Lyons, Blackpool, British industrialist (Jaguar cars), (d. 1985)

1901Walter Elias disney, Chicago, animator (Mickey Mouse), (d. 1966)

1901Enrico Fermi, Rome, Italian/American nuclear physicist, gone fission/fermium (Nobel 1938)

1901Salvatore Quasimodo, Naples Italy, poet/critic/translator (Nobel 1959), (d. 1968)

1901Clark Gable, Cadiz Ohio, American actor (Gone With the Wind)

1901 Birthdays
Date Event
Jan 1
Christine WI Wittewaall van Stoetwegen, Dutch MP (CDD) 
Jan 1
Ray Jones, Are We Civilized? 
Jan 1
Tibor Bercsényi, Egy bolond százat csinál 
Jan 1
Akira Mimura, Sanshiro Sugata 
Jan 1
Roy Brooks, High and Dizzy 
Jan 2
Rex O'Malley, London England, actor (Camille, Zara, Midnight) 
Jan 2
Robert Marshall, founder (Wilderness Society) 
Jan 2
Torsten Ralf, Swedish tenor (Daphne) 
Jan 3
Eric Voegelin, Germany, US philosopher (Order & History) 
Jan 3
Ngo Dinh Diem, pres/dictator of South Vietnam (1955-63) 
Jan 4
C. L. R. James, writer and journalist (d. 1989) 
Jan 5
H L Honore comte d'Estienne d'Orves, French officer/resistance fighter 
Jan 5
Mario Scelba, premier Italy (1954-55) 
Jan 6
Patrick Aherne, England, actor (Bwana Devil, Botany Bay, Q Planes) 
Jan 8
Edmond Vandercammen, French/Belgian writer (L'amour responsable) 
Jan 9
Chic Young, cartoonist (Blondie) 
Jan 10
Pauline Starke, Joplin MO, actress (Dante's Inferno, Dance Magic) 
Jan 11
Andries D Copier, Dutch glass manufacturer (Gildeglass) 
Jan 11
Kwon Ki-ok, Korean pilot (d. 1988) 
Jan 13
A. B. Guthrie, American novelist, historian (d. 1991) 
Jan 13
Mieczysław Żywczyński, Polish historian and priest (d. 1978) 
Jan 14
Bebe Daniels, Scotland, actress (42nd Street, Lonesome Luke) 
Jan 14
Carlos P Romulo, Philippine general/diplomat/jurist 
Jan 15
Harry Ellerbe, House of Usher 
Jan 15
André Méliès, Judex 
Jan 15
Ray De Ravenne, The Heiress 
Jan 15
Janko Rakusa, Lisinski 
Jan 15
Arthur H. Bell, Lynching Story 
Jan 15
Larry Glickman, The Missing Lady 
Jan 15
Arnold Lipp, Bluebeard 
Jan 15
Ida Wasserman, De kersentuin 
Jan 16
Fulgencio Batista, president/dictator of Cuba (1933-44, 1952-59) 
Jan 16
Frank Zamboni, American inventor (d. 1988) 
Jan 17
Vasily Petrovich Shirinsky, composer 
Jan 17
Aron Gurwitsch, Lithuanian-born philosopher (d. 1973) 
Jan 18
Arie Querido, Dutch social psychiatrist 
Jan 18
Ivan Petrovsky, Russian mathematician (d. 1973) 
Jan 20
Wolfgang Zilzer, A Crime Does Not Pay Subject: 'Forbidden Passage' 
Jan 20
Alf Östlund, På heder och skoj 
Jan 20
Haruko Sawamura, Haikyo no naka 
Jan 21
Ricardo Zamora, Spanish footballer (d. 1978) 
Jan 22
Hans-Erich Apostel, Austrian composer (Sonata Ritmica) 
Jan 23
Benno Stokvis, Dutch attorney/politician 
Jan 25
Eric Brown, architect 
Jan 25
Martin De Alzaga, Argentine racing driver (d. 1982) 
Jan 26
Ervin Major, composer 
Jan 27
Art Rooney, NFL team owner (Pittsburgh Steelers) 
Jan 27
Willy Fritsch, German actor (Spies, Women in the Moon) 
Jan 29
Allen B DuMont, inventor (perfected coml practical cathode ray tube) 
Jan 30
Earl of Huntingdon, mural painter 
Jan 30
H E Nossak, writer 
Jan 31
Blaz Arnic, composer 
Jan 31
Marie Luise Kaschnitz, writer 
Feb 1
Clark Gable, Cadiz Ohio, American actor (Gone With the Wind) 
Feb 2
Connie Gilchrist, Brooklyn New York, American actress (Cry Havoc, Letter to 3 Wives) 
Feb 2
Jascha Heifetz, Vilna Lithuania, US violin virtuoso (Carnegie Hall) 
Feb 2
Halina Cieszkowska, Milosc przez ogien i krew 
Feb 2
Kan'emon Nakamura, Humanity and Paper Balloons 
Feb 2
Kazimierz Krukowski, Ulani, ulani, chlopcy malowani 
Feb 2
Jascha Heifetz, Schindler's List 
Feb 2
Connie Gilchrist, Long John Silver 
Feb 6
Ben Lyon, Atlanta GA, actor (I Cover the Waterfront, Night Nurse) 
Feb 7
Bob den Doolaard, [Cornelis Spoelstra], Dutch writer (Grape Pickers) 
Feb 8
Janina Spychajowa-Kurkowska, Poland, women's world champion archer 
Feb 9
Brian Donlevy, Ireland, actor (Barbary Coast, Glass Key, Wake Island) 
Feb 9
James Murray, American actor (d. 1936) 
Feb 11
Roddy Connolly, Irish politician, son of James Connolly (d. 1980) 
Feb 15
Andre Parrot, French archaeologist/theologist (Assur) 
Feb 15
Christmas Humphreys, England, lawyer/writer/Buddhist (Awakening of Zen) 
Feb 15
Paul Haesaerts, Flemish architect/painter (Animisme) 
Feb 16
Chester Morris, NYC, actor (Diagnosis: Unknown) 
Feb 16
Wayne King, Savannah Ill, saxophonist/bandleader (Waltz King) 
Feb 16
Vincent Coleman, American actor (d. 1971) 
Feb 18
Reginald Sheffield, London England, actor (Second Chance) 
Feb 19
Cor[nelis RJ] Kieboom, Dutch resistance fighter/chairman (Feyenoord) 
Feb 20
Ali Muhammad Naguib, Khartoum, president of Egypt (1952-54) 
Feb 20
Cecil H King, Irish/British daily newspaper publisher (Daily Mirror) 
Feb 20
Henry Eyring, Mexican/US chemist 
Feb 20
Louis I Kahn, Estonia, architect (Bryn Mawr dormitory) [or Dec 20] 
Feb 20
René Jules Dubos, France, US microbiologist/author (Health & Disease) 
Feb 22
Charles E Whittaker, Kansas, US Supreme Court justice (1957-62) 
Feb 22
Mildred Davis, PA, actress (Grandma's Boy) 
Feb 22
Stefan Lorant, writer 
Feb 22
Mildred Davis, Safety Last! 
Feb 22
Ken G. Hall, The Farmer Goes to Town 
Feb 22
Val Burton, Mighty Aphrodite 
Feb 22
Tom Bay, Drifting On 
Feb 22
Charles Newman, Pennies from Heaven 
Feb 22
Bess Johnson, Search for Tomorrow 
Feb 22
Mira Ziminska, Papa sie zeni 
Feb 22
Al Riggs, Rope 
Feb 22
C.A. Riggs, A Streetcar Named Desire 
Feb 22
Stefan Lorant, Renegade and Turncoat 
Feb 22
Stephan Lorant, Seine Majestät, das Kind 
Feb 23
Aartje W "Mien" van It Sant-van Bommel, author (Mieke-serial) 
Feb 23
Edgar Ende, German painter (d. 1965) 
Feb 25
Federico Ghisi, composer 
Feb 25
[Herbert] Zeppo Marx, NYC, comedian/actor (Marx Brothers) 
Feb 27
Marino Marini, Italian sculptor/painter 
Feb 28
Linus Pauling, Portland, Oregon, American chemist/peace activist (Nobel 1954, 1962) 
Feb 28
Rudolf W Nilsen, Norwegian poet (Hverdagen) 
Mar 2
Willem Bruynzeel, Dutch timber-merchant 
Mar 3
Gwen Wakeling, The Grapes of Wrath 
Mar 3
Inez Melson, The Legend of Marilyn Monroe 
Mar 3
Albert Modley, Take Me to Paris 
Mar 3
Claude Choules, The Last Tommy 
Mar 3
Rosolino Bua, The Leopard 
Mar 3
Pat Lane, She's a Sweetheart 
Mar 4
Charles H Goren, bridge master (26 US Titles) 
Mar 4
Jean Joseph Rabearivelo, Malagasy/French poet (d. 1937) 
Mar 4
Jean Valmy, Here I Am, Here I Stay 
Mar 4
Kazimierz Dejunowicz, Kanal 
Mar 4
Erwin Hartung, Tante Gusti kommandiert 
Mar 4
Charles Goren, Championship Bridge with Charles Goren 
Mar 5
Julian Przybos, Polish poet (Sruby) 
Mar 6
Mark Donskoy, Odessa Russia, director (Heart of a Mother) 
Mar 13
Paul Fix, Dobbs Ferry NY, actor (Rifleman) 
Mar 15
Colin McPhee, Montreal Canada, composer (H2O, Mechanical Princibles) 
Mar 15
J Pat O'Malley, England, actor (Touch of Grace, Gunn, Star!) 
Mar 15
Theo Uden Marsman, Dutch orchestra leader 
Mar 16
Edward Pawley, American actor (d. 1988) 
Mar 17
Eisaku Sato, premier of Japan (Nobel 1974) 
Mar 18
Piotr Perkowski, composer 
Mar 18
William H. Johnson, African-American artist of the Harlem Renaissance (d. 1970) 
Mar 19
Gerrit Jan van Heuven Goedhart, Dutch Min of Justice (Nobel 1954) 
Mar 19
Jo Mielziner, Paris, set designer (Carousel, Death of a Salesman) 
Mar 21
Carmelita Geraghty, Rushville IN, actress (My Best Girl, Texas Ranger) 
Mar 21
Richard Leslie Hill, historian 
Mar 21
Karl Arnold, German politician (d. 1958) 
Mar 21
Jerzy Marr, Tajemnica skrzynki pocztowej 
Mar 22
Greta Kempton, American artist (d. 1991) 
Mar 23
Edmund Rubbra, composer [or May 23] 
Mar 23
Jan H de Groot, Dutch resistance fighter/co-founder (Free Netherlands) 
Mar 24
Ub Iwerks, American cartoonist (d. 1971) 
Mar 25
Ed Begley, Hartford Ct, actor (Mr Koppel-Leave it to Larry) 
Mar 27
Albert Henneberg, composer 
Mar 27
Erich Ollenhauer, German politician (SPD) 
Mar 27
Sato Eisaku, (Lib) Japanese PM (1964-72) (Nobel 1974) 
Mar 27
Wilhelm Conrad von Roentgen, physicist (Nobel) 
Mar 27
Carl Barks, American illustrator (d. 2000) 
Mar 29
Frans U Kailas, Finnish poet 
Mar 29
Andrija Maurovic, Croatian illustrator (d. 1981) 
Apr 1
Boris Koutzen, composer 
Apr 1
Whittaker Chambers, American writer, editor, and defector (d. 1961) 
Apr 2
Anis Fuleihan, composer 
Apr 4
Carmel Myers, SF California, actress (Carmel Myers Show) 
Apr 4
Gay Seabrook, Keyhole Katie 
Apr 4
Harry Reynolds, The Unknown 
Apr 4
Paul Graetz, Is Paris Burning? 
Apr 4
Wladyslaw Woznik, Zagubione uczucia 
Apr 4
Johnny Farrell, Episode #7.37 
Apr 5
Alexander Alexeieff, Russian/French painter/graphic artist 
Apr 5
Chester Bowles, Mass, ambassador/writer (Conscience of a Liberal) 
Apr 5
Melvyn Douglas, [Hesselberg], Macon Ga, actor (Hud, Ghost Story) 
Apr 6
Willem Pelemans, Flemish composer/music reviewer 
Apr 6
Pier Giorgio Frassati, Italian Catholic (d. 1925) 
Apr 9
Paul Willis, American actor (d. 1960) 
Apr 11
Adriano Olivetti, Italian engineer/manufacturer (typewriter) 
Apr 11
Glenway Wescott, US writer (Apartment in Athens) 
Apr 11
Theodor Rogalski, composer 
Apr 12
Lowell Stockman, American representative (d. 1962) 
Apr 13
René-Jean Pleven, French premier (1950-52) 
Apr 13
Jacques Lacan, French psychoanalyst and semanticist (d. 1981) 
Apr 14
Alfred West, champion cyclist/record hair splitter (17 splits) 
Apr 14
Martin Kessel, writer 
Apr 15
Joe Davis, English snooker/billiards-world champ (1927-46) 
Apr 16
Karel Albert, Flemish composer (Marieken van Nymeghen) 
Apr 16
Leo Poos, nazi police officer (caught Dutch underground agents) 
Apr 17
George Keyt, artist 
Apr 18
Al Lewis, American lyricist (d. 1967) 
Apr 20
Michel Leiris, French cultural anthropologist 
Apr 21
Julian Bautista, composer 
Apr 23
E.B. Ford, British ecological geneticist (d. 1988) 
Apr 23
Tore Segelcke, Syndere i sommersol 
Apr 23
Herman DeLavalade, In the Depths of Our Hearts 
Apr 23
Alice Marr, The McConnell Story 
Apr 23
Yuri Vasilchikov, Vesyolaya kanareyka 
Apr 25
Ernst Gernot Klussmann, composer 
Apr 28
Corry Vonk, [Cornelia D], wife of Wim Kan (ABC-cabaret) 
Apr 29
George Osborne Sayles, historian 
Apr 29
Hirohito, Emperor of Japan (1926-89) 
Apr 30
Simon Kuznets, Ukrainian-born economist, Nobel laureate (d. 1985) 
May 1
Heinz Eric Roemheld, American film composer (d. 1985) 
May 1
Antal Szerb, Hungarian author and historian (d. 1945) 
May 1
Antal Szerb, A Pendragon legenda 
May 1
Dalia Íñiguez, Feliz año, amor mío 
May 1
Vilcsi Mihályi, Sári biró 
May 1
Endre Bohem, The Boys of Paul Street 
May 1
Heinz Roemheld, The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
May 2
Bob Wyatt, cricketer (England batsman 1927-37) 
May 2
Lev N Lunts, Russia, writer (Outside the Law, City of Truth) 
May 2
Robert Elliott Storey Wyatt, cricketer 
May 2
Willi Bredel, writer 
May 3
Gino Cervi, Bologna Italy, actor (Les Miserables, Naked Maja) 
May 5
Blind Willie McTell, American ragtime singer and guitarist (d. 1959) 
May 7
Gary Cooper, Montana, actor (2 Acad Awards-Sgt York, High Noon) 
May 7
L T Coggeshall, medical scientist/ US Secretary of HEW (1956-58) 
May 7
Marcel Poot, Belgian baron/composer 
May 8
Turkey Stearnes, baseball player (d. 1979) 
May 9
Fuzzy Knight, Fairmont WV, actor (Oklahoma Annie, Cowby & the Lady) 
May 9
George Duckworth, cricket wicket-keeper (England late 20's early 30's) 
May 10
Albert Dondeyne, Belgian philosopher/theologist 
May 11
Mari Sandoz, Nebraska, author (Cheyenne Autumn) 
May 12
Hyam Greenbaum, composer 
May 14
Robert Ritter, German psychologist (d. 1951) 
May 15
Xavier Herbert, Australian author (d. 1984) 
May 15
Luis Monti, Argentine-Italian footballer (d. 1983) 
May 17
Werner Egk, Auchsesheim Germany, composer (Die Zaubergeige) 
May 18
Harry Robert Wilson, composer 
May 18
Henri-Pierre Sauguet, Bordeaux France, composer (La Chotte) 
May 18
Vincent du Vigneaud, US biochemist 
May 19
Ivo Cruz, composer 
May 20
Max Euwe, Netherlands, world chess champion (1935-37) 
May 20
Otto Waldis, Austria, actor (Port of Hell, Unknown World) 
May 21
Horace Heidt, Alameda California, orchestra leader (Swift Show Wagon) 
May 21
Suzanne Lilar, [Verbist], France/Belgian writer (Le burlador) 
May 22
Maurice J. Tobin, 56th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1953) 
May 23
Edmund Rubbra, Northampton England, composer (Morning Watch) [or 3/23] 
May 24
José Nasazzi, Uruguayan footballer (d. 1968) 
May 25
Milenko Zivkovic, composer 
May 27
Conrad Elvehjem, McFarland, Wisconsin, USA, American biochemist and nutrition scientist (discovered niacin) 
May 30
Cornelia Otis Skinner, Chic, writer (When Our Hearts Were Young & Gay) 
May 31
Alfredo Antonini, American conductor and composer (d. 1983) 
Jun 1
John W Van Duren, playwright (I Remember Mama) 
Jun 1
John Van Druten, English screen writer (d. 1957) 
Jun 1
Hap Day, Canadian hockey player and manager (d. 1990) 
Jun 2
Michael Todd, producer (Around the World in 80 Days) 
Jun 3
Maurice Evans, Dorchester England, actor (Maurice-Bewitched) 
Jun 5
Anastasia Nikolaevna, Saint Petersburg, daughter of last Russian Tsar 
Jun 6
Achmed Sukarno, Java, PM of Indonesia (1945-67) 
Jun 8
Lena Baker, American murderer (d. 1945) 
Jun 9
George Price, cartoonist 
Jun 9
Marion Gering, actress (Sarumba, Rumba, Ready for Love, 24 Hours) 
Jun 10
Frederick Loewe, Austrian-born composer (d. 1988) 
Jun 13
Lode Zielens, Flemish author/journalist (Obscure Blood) 
Jun 13
Tage F Erlander, Swedish premier (1946-69) 
Jun 15
John Wesley Work, composer 
Jun 15
Peter Shankland, film maker/writer 
Jun 16
Arthur Pierson, Oslo Norway, actor/director (Hat Check Girl) 
Jun 16
Conrad Beck, composer 
Jun 18
Jimmy Dale, Bronx NYC, orchestra leader (Sonny & Cher) 
Jun 18
Llewellyn Rees, British theater actor (Invisible Creature) 
Jun 19
Edward Lambert, British diplomat 
Jun 20
Iri Maruki, artist 
Jun 22
Jack Whiting, Phila Pa, actor/singer (Marge & Gower Champion Show) 
Jun 22
Naunton Wayne, Wales, actor (Quartet, Hidden Room, Double Confession) 
Jun 22
Willem Jacobus du Plooy Erlank (Eitemal), Wolmaransstad, Transvaal, poet and professor in Afrikaans and Dutch literature at the University of Stellenbosch 
Jun 23
Mariel-Henri Jaspar, Belgian minister/ambassador 
Jun 23
Paul Verhoeven, Unna Germany, director 
Jun 24
Harry Partch, Oakland California, composer (Oedipus) 
Jun 25
Adolf Brunner, composer 
Jun 26
Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) 
Jun 26
William Busch, composer 
Jun 29
Frieda Inescort, Edinburgh Scotland, actress (Pride & Prejudice) 
Jun 29
Hendrik Diels, Flemish conductor 
Jun 29
Nelson Eddy, Providence RI, baritone (Duets with Jeanette MacDonald) 
Jun 30
Willie Sutton, Brooklyn New York, American bank robber 
Jul 1
Irna Phillips, Chicago, created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light) 
Jul 1
Sylvia Mary Paget Chancellor, philanthropist 
Jul 2
Arthur Rex Alston, sports commentator 
Jul 5
Sergey Obraztsov, Soviet puppet master (d. 1992) 
Jul 7
Gustav Knuth, Braunschweig Germany, actor (Freddy Unter Fremden) 
Jul 7
Vittorio de Sica, Italian actor/director (Fietsendieven) 
Jul 8
Donald Benjamin Harden, archaeologist 
Jul 9
Barbara Cartland, romance author (Camfield #69) 
Jul 9
Jester Hairston, NC, actor (Thats My Mama, Rolly-Amen) 
Jul 10
Ralph Jester, The Ten Commandments 
Jul 10
Oswald Skilbeck, Flying with Prudence 
Jul 10
Ruth Carson,  
Jul 10
Georges Delaunay, The Babes Make the Law 
Jul 12
Robert Allenby, Melbourne VIC, Australasia golfer 
Jul 13
Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker, welterweight boxing champ (1922-26) 
Jul 13
Tillie Ehrlich Lewin, leading industrialist (tomato queen) 
Jul 13
Eric Portman, Yorkshire England, actor (Naked Edge, Canterbury Tale), (d. 1969) 
Jul 14
George Tobias, NYC, actor (Abner Kravitz-Bewitched) 
Jul 14
Gerald Finzi, London, British composer (Dies natalis) 
Jul 15
Pyke F C Koch, Dutch surrealistic painter (Dolores' Breakfast) 
Jul 16
Fritz Mahler, composer 
Jul 17
Bruno Jasieński, Polish poet (d. 1938) 
Jul 20
Vehbi Koc, indistrialist/philanthropist 
Jul 20
Heinie Manush, American baseball player (d. 1971) 
Jul 21
Allyn Joslyn, Milford Pa, actor (They Won't Forget, Cafe Society) 
Jul 22
Charles Weidman, Nebraska, modern dancer/choreographer (Candide) 
Jul 23
Hank Worden, American actor and rodeo cowboy (d. 1992) 
Jul 25
Walter Breedveld/Reinier de Muntel, writer (Een ship vergaat) 
Jul 25
Lila Lee, American actress (d. 1973) 
Jul 26
John Bleifer, Zawiercie Poland, actor (Highway to Heaven) 
Jul 28
Rudy Vallee, Vt, singer (Vagabond Dreams, My Time Is Your Time) 
Jul 28
Sandor Vandor, composer 
Jul 28
Freddie Fitzsimmons, American baseball player (d. 1979) 
Jul 30
Alfred Lépine, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1955) 
Jul 31
Jean Debuffet, French painter/sculptor (Landscape with 2 Personages) 
Aug 1
Pancho Villa, Filipino world boxing champion (d. 1925) 
Aug 2
Oskar von Schab, Ludwig - Requiem for a Virgin King 
Aug 2
Milton Angle, Trail Riders 
Aug 3
Bernard Reichel, composer 
Aug 3
John Stennis, (Sen-D-Miss) 
Aug 3
Stefan Wyszynski, Polish cardinal 
Aug 4
Louis Armstrong, New Orleans Louisiana, jazz trumpeter (Hello Dolly), (d. 1971) 
Aug 4
Clarence Passailaigue, Jamaican cricketer (d. 1972) 
Aug 5
Juan Carlos Paz, composer 
Aug 5
Claude Autant-Lara, French film director (d. 2000) 
Aug 7
Ann Harding, American actress (d. 1981) 
Aug 8
Ernest O Lawrence, Canton SC, inventor (Cyclotron-Nobel 1939) 
Aug 9
Charles Farrell, Cape Cod Mass, actor (Vern-My Little Margie) 
Aug 13
Ian Whyte, composer 
Aug 14
James Pitman, Bath England, educator/publisher/phonetic speller 
Aug 15
Arias Arnulfo, 3 time president of Panama (1940-41, 49-51, 68) 
Aug 15
Byron Arnold, composer 
Aug 15
Hans Lorbeer, writer 
Aug 15
Sulho Ranta, composer 
Aug 15
Pyotr Sergeyevich Novikov, Russian mathematician (d. 1975) 
Aug 15
Howard C. Brown, The Love Charm 
Aug 20
Salvatore Quasimodo, Naples Italy, poet/critic/translator (Nobel 1959), (d. 1968) 
Aug 23
Cecil Rolph Hewitt, journalist/policeman 
Aug 23
John Sherman Cooper, (Sen-Ky) 
Aug 24
Frank Bayes, Earth vs. the Flying Saucers 
Aug 25
Kjeld Abell, Danish playwright/director (Tivoli) 
Aug 26
Gen Maxwell D Taylor, former US Army chief of staff 
Aug 26
Jan de Quay, Dutch minister of war/premier (KVP, 1959-63) 
Aug 26
Tullio Campagnolo, Italy, bicycle manufacturer (Fiat) 
Aug 26
Chen Yi, Chinese communist military commander and politician (d. 1972) 
Aug 27
Al Ritz, [Joaquim], Newark NJ, actor (Ritz Brothers, Hi Ya Chum) 
Aug 27
Roger Pryor, NYC, actor (Belle of the Nineties, Identity Unknown) 
Aug 28
Cornelis J Kelk, Dutch writer (Dance of Young Feet) 
Aug 28
Paul Henry Lang, Budapest, critic/musicologist (NY Herald Tribune) 
Aug 28
Babe London, Scrambled Brains 
Aug 28
Yôko Benisawa, Late Spring 
Aug 28
Hilding Gavle, Spöke till salu 
Aug 29
Aurel Joliat, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1986) 
Aug 30
John C Stennis, (Sen-D-MS, 1947-88) 
Aug 30
John Gunther, Chicago Ill, author/host (John Gunther's High Road) 
Aug 30
Roy Wilkins, civil rights director (NAACP) 
Sep 2
Andreas Embirikos, Greek surrealist poet (d. 1975) 
Sep 2
Adolph Rupp, American college basketball coach (d. 1977) 
Sep 3
Eduard A van Beinum, Dutch musician/conductor 
Sep 4
Paul Osborn, playwright (Mornings at 7) 
Sep 4
William Lyons, Blackpool, British industrialist (Jaguar cars), (d. 1985) 
Sep 5
Florence Elridge, Brooklyn New York, American actress (Long Days Journey into the Night) 
Sep 5
Mieczyslaw Kolinski, composer 
Sep 6
John Erik Jonsson, businessman/Mayor of Dallas 
Sep 8
Hendrik F Verwoerd, premier South Africa (1958-66) (assassinated) 
Sep 12
Ben Blue, Montreal, Quebec, Canadian actor and comedian (Accidental Family, Frank Sinatra Show) 
Sep 12
Ernst Pepping, German composer 
Sep 13
Philip Dorn, Scheveningen Netherlands, actor (I Remember Mama) 
Sep 15
Sir Donald Bailey, British engineer (d. 1985) 
Sep 16
Andree Joly Bunet, France, figure skater pair (Olympic-gold-1928, 32) 
Sep 16
CFH "Freddie" Gough, British major scout (WW II, Arnhem) 
Sep 17
Francis Chichester, Barnstaple, Devon, English aviator and sailor (Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire) 
Sep 18
Harold Clurman, producer/director (Deadline at Dawn) 
Sep 19
Joseph Pasternak, film producer (Anchors Aweigh, Date With Judy) 
Sep 20
Leo Justinus Kauffmann, composer 
Sep 22
Allan "Rocky" Lane, Mishawaka Ind, actor (voice of Mr Ed, Red Ryder) 
Sep 22
Charles Huggins, surgeon/medical researcher 
Sep 23
Adrian Pitlo, lawyer 
Sep 23
Jaroslav Seifert, Czech poet (Nobel 1984) 
Sep 25
Robert Bresson, French film director (d. 1999) 
Sep 26
Donald Cook, Portland Ore, actor (Too Young To Go Steady) 
Sep 26
George Raft, NYC, American actor (Each Dawn I Die, Scarface, Some Like It Hot) 
Sep 28
Friedrichs, mathematician 
Sep 28
Lily Bouwmeester, Dutch actress/comedienne (Pygmalion) 
Sep 28
William Samuel Paley, Chicago Ill, pres/CEO of CBS (1928-90) 
Sep 28
Ed Sullivan, New York NY, TV variety show host/gossip columnist (Ed Sullivan Show) 
Sep 29
Enrico Fermi, Rome, Italian/American nuclear physicist, gone fission/fermium (Nobel 1938) 
Sep 29
Lanza del Vasto, Italian philosopher and activist (d. 1981) 
Oct 2
Christopher Clarkson, test Pilot 
Oct 2
[Ignatius] Roy [D] Campbell, South African poet (Flowering Rifle) 
Oct 2
Charles Stark Draper, Windsor Missouri, American Scientist and Engineer who headed the team that invented the Apollo Guidance Computer and inertial navigation technology for aircraft, space vehicles, and submarines 
Oct 3
Masao Oki, composer 
Oct 3
Jean Grémillon, French film director (d. 1959) 
Oct 4
[Robert] Carroll Nye, Akron Ohio, actor (Gone with the Wind) 
Oct 5
Johan Fiolet, Dutch actor/director 
Oct 5
John Alton, cinematographer 
Oct 5
Willy Lages, German chief of Sicherheitsdienst in Amsterdam 
Oct 7
Frank X Boucher, Ottawa, All-star NHL center (Ottawa, NY Rangers) 
Oct 7
Ralph Rainger, composer 
Oct 7
Suvanna Phuma, premier of Laos 
Oct 8
Eivind Groven, composer 
Oct 10
Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor 
Oct 11
Emil Hlobil, composer 
Oct 13
Benjamin Merkelbach, architect/city builder of Amsterdam 
Oct 13
Edward Chapman, Harrogate England, actor (Promoter, Rembrandt) 
Oct 14
Willem A Wagenaar, journalist/writer (Shanghai) 
Oct 15
Bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats) 
Oct 15
Hermann Abs, director (Deutsche Bank)/Hitler's advisor 
Oct 15
Robert Bromston Thesiger Daniell, soldier 
Oct 18
Vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer 
Oct 19
Arleigh A Burke, Colo, admiral (WW II, Solomon Islands, Navy Cross) 
Oct 20
Hans-Otto Borgmann, composer 
Oct 21
Gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium) 
Oct 22
Charles Huggins, Canada, US physician 
Oct 24
Gilda Gray, Polish-born American actress and dancer (d. 1959) 
Oct 28
Eileen Shanahan, Irish Poet (d. 1979) 
Oct 29
Daniele Amfiteatrov, composer 
Nov 2
James Dunn, NYC, actor (Tree Grows in Brooklyn, It's a Great Life) 
Nov 2
Paul Ford, Balt Md, actor (Phil Silvers Show) 
Nov 3
Andre Malraux, [Berger], Paris, France, novelist/art historian (La Condition Humaine) 
Nov 3
Leopold III, [Filip von Saksen-Coburg], King of the Belgians (from 1934, abdicated 1951), d. 1983 
Nov 4
Princess Bang-ja of Korea (d. 1989) 
Nov 4
Spyridon Marinatos, Greek archaeologist (d. 1974) 
Nov 4
Ivan Pyryev, Bratya Karamazovy 
Nov 4
Jaime Salvador, Raquel's Shoeshiner 
Nov 4
Ann Graeff, Rosemary's Baby 
Nov 4
Helen Dumas, Love of Life 
Nov 4
Ludzer Eringa, Wilton's Zoo 
Nov 5
Eddie Paynter, cricketer (England batting hero in Bodyline series) 
Nov 6
Juanita Hall, Keyport NJ, actress (Capt Billy) 
Nov 8
Gheorge Gheorghiu Dej, Romania party leader/president 
Nov 8
Szymon Laks, composer 
Nov 9
John Norrie McArthur, malariologist/microscopist 
Nov 11
Sam Spiegel, producer (On the Waterfront, Bridge over River Kwai) 
Nov 11
F. Van Wyck Mason, American author (d. 1978) 
Nov 14
Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family) 
Nov 17
Joyce Wethered, Surrey England, golfer (4 time British Amateur champ) 
Nov 17
Lee Strasberg, Austria, acting coach/actor (Somewhere in the Night) 
Nov 17
Max Zehnder, composer 
Nov 17
Raymond Chevreuille, Belgian composer 
Nov 17
Walter Hallstein, West German politician (CDU) (Hallstein doctrine) 
Nov 18
George Gallup, Jefferson Iowa, public opinion pollster (Gallup Poll) 
Nov 22
Joaquin Rodrigo, Sagunto Spain, composer 
Nov 24
Andre Victor Tchelistcheff, winemaker 
Nov 25
Tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy) 
Nov 25
Arthur Liebehenschel, Commandant of Auschwitz concentration camp (d. 1948) 
Nov 25
Ted Mapes, Rear Window 
Nov 25
Merziyye Davudova, Ogni Baku 
Nov 25
Jean Loubignac, Peek-a-boo 
Nov 26
Philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician 
Nov 27
Ted Husing, NYC, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights) 
Nov 29
Genevieve Tobin, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini, Uncertain Lady) 
Nov 29
Mildred Harris, Cheyenne WY, actress (No No Nannette) 
Dec 1
Dorothy James, composer 
Dec 1
Ilona Feher, Hungarian-Jewish violinist (d. 1988) 
Dec 2
Staf Gustaf Frans Nees, Belgian composer 
Dec 2
Staff Nees, Flemish organist/composer (Simon Peter) 
Dec 2
Raimundo Orsi, Argentine-born footballer (d. 1986) 
Dec 5
Hanns Jelinek, composer 
Dec 5
Walter Elias disney, Chicago, animator (Mickey Mouse), (d. 1966) 
Dec 5
Werner Heisenberg, German physicist/discovered uncertainty (Nobel 32) 
Dec 5
Milton H. Erickson, American psychiatrist (d. 1980) 
Dec 7
A F [Tony] Pugsley, British rear-admiral (Walcheren attack (1944)) 
Dec 9
Carol Dempster, American actress (d. 1991) 
Dec 9
Ödön von Horváth, Hungarian-born writer (d. 1938) 
Dec 9
Jean Mermoz, French pilot (d. 1936) 
Dec 10
F Fischer, German war criminal (Breda 4) 
Dec 13
Georg M Rimski-Korssakov, Russian musicologist/theory [OS] 
Dec 13
John Wijga, painter/illustrator 
Dec 14
Henri Cochet, tennis champ (US Open-1928) 
Dec 14
Paul I, King of Greece (1947-64) 
Dec 14
Homero Dornellas, Brazil Symphony 
Dec 14
Feliks Stamm, Maz swojej zony 
Dec 14
Dick Mack, Gossip 
Dec 16
Margaret Mead, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, American anthropologist (Coming of Age in Samoa) 
Dec 19
Oliver [Hazard Perry] La Farge, NYC, anthropologist/novelist 
Dec 20
Louis I Kahn, US architect [or Feb 20] 
Dec 20
Robert Van de Graaff, Alabama, physicist (Mobility of Gaseous Ions) 
Dec 21
Juan A de Zunzunegui y Loredo, Spanish writer 
Dec 21
Robin Irvine, London England, actor (Easy Virtue) 
Dec 22
Andre Kostelanetz, St Petersburg Russia, conductor (Lincoln Portrari) 
Dec 23
Gene Sarazen, golfer (PGA 1922, 23, 33) 
Dec 25
Alice C, English duchess of Gloucester/aunt of Elizabeth II 
Dec 25
Joe Bonomo, The Great Circus Mystery 
Dec 25
Yvonne Banvard, Strike Me Lucky 
Dec 25
Mata Milosevic, Desant na Drvar 
Dec 25
Morris Engle, The Adventure of the Action Hunters 
Dec 25
Fifi Banvard, They Were Big, They Were Blue, They Were Beautiful 
Dec 25
Duchess Alice of Glouchester, The 1950's: Music, Memories & Milestones 
Dec 25
Steven Slesinger, Stagecoach to Denver 
Dec 25
Nikola Mitic, Samrtno prolece 
Dec 26
Georgy Mikhaylovich Rimsky-Korsakov, composer [NS] 
Dec 26
Victor Hely-Hutchinson, composer 
Dec 27
Irene Handl, London England, actress (Riding High, Morgan) 
Dec 27
Marlene Dietrich [Maria Losch], Berlin Germany, singer/actress (Blue Angel), (d. 1992) 
1
Marin Iorda, Haplea 
1
Tony Slydini, The World Greatest Magician 
1
Jerzy Braun, Mocny czlowiek 
1
Vandéric, Peace Over the Fields 
1
Harry Stradling Sr., My Fair Lady 
16
Kuzma Kulakov, Sekretar partkoma 
16
Maurice Van Gijsel, Goed gelapt, Lowieke 
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