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Notable Birthdays - 1904

1904[Julius] Robert Oppenheimer, New York City New York, head of Manhattan (A-bomb) Project

1904Frederick Ashton, Ecuador, British choreographer (Cinderella), (d. 1988)

1904Tommy Douglas, Falkirk Scotland, Canadian politician ("Father of Medicare")

1904[Henry] Graham Greene, England, prolific novelist (Brighton Rock)

1904Charles R. Drew, pioneer of blood plasma research

1904Dr. Seuss, [Theodor Geisel], Springfield, Massachusetts, children's author (Horton Hears a Who!)

1904[Herman] Denny Shute, Cleveland Ohio, American golfer and three-time major champion

1904Salvador Dali, Figueras Spain, surrealist artist (Crucifixion)

1904Moss Hart, Bronx NY, playwright (You Can't Take it With You, Act 1)

1904Ralph Bunche, Detroit Michigan, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950), (d. 1971)

1904George Balanchine [Giorgi Balanchivadze], ballet composer/choreographer, (d. 1983), [OS=Jan 9]

1904Fats Waller, [Thomas Wright], jazz singer/composer (Ain't Misbehavin')

1904Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)

1904Pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971)

1904 Birthdays
Date Event
Jan 1
Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, Pakistani politician (d. 1982) 
Jan 1
Ethan Allen, American baseball player (d. 1993) 
Jan 1
Lou Kosloff, Bob Judges a Beauty Pageant 
Jan 1
Louise Landmier, The Showdown 
Jan 1
Adolfo Girón, Over the Waves 
Jan 1
Geraldine Dvorak, Nothing Ever Happens 
Jan 2
James Melton, Moultrie Ga, opera tenor (Ford Festival) 
Jan 2
Sally Rand, Hickory County MO, stripper (fan dance) 
Jan 2
James Melton, The James Melton Show 
Jan 2
Irving Cohen, Episode dated 11 June 1952 
Jan 2
Barry Regan, The Young Defenders 
Jan 2
Bernardine Flynn, Episode dated 4 April 1955 
Jan 2
John Carr, Circus Day 
Jan 2
Jack Gordon, At the Cross Roads 
Jan 2
Gusti Kreissl, Ali: Fear Eats the Soul 
Jan 2
Beth Hartman, Mr. Deeds Goes to Town 
Jan 2
Genia Nikolaieva, Schlagerpartie 
Jan 3
Boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte) 
Jan 3
Roy Brickner, Eyes of the Navy 
Jan 3
Oto Bihalji-Merin, Slikarstvo 
Jan 3
Trude Bechmann, Märkische Forschungen 
Jan 5
Erica Morini, Vienna Austria, concert violinist (d. 1995) 
Jan 5
Jeane Dixon, American astrologer "A Gift of Prophecy" (d. 1997) 
Jan 8
Peter Arno, NYC, cartoonist (New Yorker) 
Jan 8
Karl Brandt, Alsacian Nazi war criminal (d. 1948) 
Jan 8
Karl Brandt,  
Jan 8
Peter Arno, Artists & Models 
Jan 8
Irwin Franklyn, Minstrel Man 
Jan 10
Jesus Garcia Leoz, composer 
Jan 10
Ray Bolger, Dorchester Mass, actor/dancer (Wizard of Oz) 
Jan 11
Frederick Boland, Irish diplomat/president (UN General Assembly) 
Jan 11
Murray Alper, The Maltese Falcon 
Jan 11
Walter Klam, Prozeß in Dur 
Jan 12
Mississippi Fred McDowell, jazz artist 
Jan 12
Joseph Gershenson, Spartacus 
Jan 12
Edgar De Lange, Saving Private Ryan 
Jan 12
Ernesto Arancibia, The Lady of the Camelias 
Jan 12
Fred McDowell, Without a Paddle 
Jan 12
Georgi Karaslavov, Snaha 
Jan 13
Richard Addinsell, London England, composer (Taming of Shrew) 
Jan 14
Cecil Beaton, England, royal family photographer 
Jan 14
Emily Hahn, American writer (d. 1997) 
Jan 15
Charles Hill, ITV Opening Night at the Guildhall 
Jan 15
John Brady, Castle in the Desert 
Jan 15
Oscar Fritz Schuh, Adrienne Mésurat 
Jan 16
Max Vredenburg, composer 
Jan 16
George Paris, To Catch a Thief 
Jan 16
William Forest Crouch, Reet, Petite, and Gone 
Jan 16
Georges Fronval, My Crimes After Mein Kampf 
Jan 17
Grant Withers, Pueblo CO, actor (Oklahoma, Annie) 
Jan 17
Patsy Ruth Miller, actress (Quebec, Wide Open, Sap, Twin Beds) 
Jan 17
Grant Withers, Rio Grande 
Jan 17
Patsy Ruth Miller, The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
Jan 17
Knox Manning, Meet John Doe 
Jan 17
Nikolai Kovarsky, 1905 
Jan 17
Katherine Meskill, Diary of a Mad Housewife 
Jan 17
Allan McIver, Le rossignol et les cloches 
Jan 17
Walter Kutz, Zum Teufel mit der Penne - Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank, 2. Teil 
Jan 18
Cary Grant, England, actor (Arsenic & Old Lace, North by Northwest) 
Jan 18
Henri-Georges Adam, French etcher/painter/sculptor (Grand Nude) 
Jan 18
Anthony Galla-Rini, American accordionist (d. 2006) 
Jan 19
James Winston Watts, developer (Frontal Lobotomy) 
Jan 20
Alexandra Danilova, Peterhof Russia, ballerina (Turning Point) 
Jan 20
Renato Caccioppoli, Italian mathematician/grandson of Bakunin 
Jan 20
Theodore Brameld, author/educator (Use of Explosive Ideas) 
Jan 20
Fabia Drake, A Room with a View 
Jan 20
Frank Marlowe, Quicksand 
Jan 20
Gösta Rybrant, Sailors 
Jan 20
Angelo Jannarelli, Pompei 
Jan 21
Joseph Ford McGuinn, Brooklyn NY, actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men) 
Jan 21
Richard P Blackmur, Mass, critic/poet (Good European) 
Jan 22
George Balanchine [Giorgi Balanchivadze], ballet composer/choreographer, (d. 1983), [OS=Jan 9] 
Jan 22
Arkady Gaidar, Russian children's writer (d. 1941) 
Jan 22
George Balanchine, The Turning Point 
Jan 22
Arkadi Gajdar, Timur i yego komanda 
Jan 22
Otto Hartmann, Der letzte Kampf der Donau-Monarchie 
Jan 22
Otto Collin, Raskolnikoff 
Jan 22
W.C. Smith, Ministry of Fear 
Jan 22
Lillemor Biörnstad, Barabbas 
Jan 22
Mario Albertelli, Toto, Peppino, and the Hussy 
Jan 23
Theodor Schaefer, composer 
Jan 25
Frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist/founder (Het Parool) 
Jan 26
Douglas Evans, actor (South Pacific Trail) 
Jan 26
Sean MacBride, Dublin, statesman/Amnesty Intl co-founder (Nobel '74) 
Jan 26
Ancel Keys, American scientist (d. 2004) 
Jan 28
Canuplin, Filipino magician and bodabil entertainer (d. 1979) 
Jan 28
Kseniya Tarasova, Zoya 
Jan 28
Canuplin, Burlesk Queen 
Jan 28
Valeri Solovtsov, Dom v sugrobakh 
Jan 28
Herbert Bergman, Gildersleeve's Bad Day 
Jan 31
E van Ruller, Dutch journalist/ARP-alderman/co-founder (Trouw) 
Feb 1
S J Perelman, Brooklyn, author/humorist (Around the World in 80 Days) 
Feb 2
Buzurg Alavi, Persian author (Panjah va sih nafar, Namal'ha) 
Feb 2
Jose Enrique Pedreira, composer 
Feb 2
Paola Marchetti, Avanti! 
Feb 2
Shaukat Thanvi, Gulnaar 
Feb 2
Leposava Petrovic, Put oko sveta 
Feb 2
Frank Gruber, Terror by Night 
Feb 2
David Hoffman, A Night in Casablanca 
Feb 2
Helen Rose, High Society 
Feb 3
Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd, gangster and FBI Most Wanted criminal 
Feb 3
Luigi Dallapiccola, Pisino Istria, Italian composer 
Feb 3
Roger Makins, diplomat 
Feb 3
Pretty Boy Floyd,  
Feb 3
Mireille Perrey, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg 
Feb 3
Newell Chase, The Cider House Rules 
Feb 3
Arthur S. Hyman, Huddle 
Feb 3
Luigi Dallapiccola, Due nell'orchestra 
Feb 3
Roger Makins, The Churchills 
Feb 3
James A. Starr, Sweethearts on Parade 
Feb 3
Jimmy Starr, The Corpse Came C.O.D. 
Feb 4
Herman B Wiardi Beckman, Dutch politician (SDAP)/resistance fighter 
Feb 4
MacKinlay Kantor, Webster City Iowa, novelist (Andersonville) 
Feb 4
Predrag Milosevic, composer 
Feb 6
Claudio Arrau, Chile, composer/pianist (Boston Symphony Orchestra) 
Feb 6
Sam Leavitt, Anatomy of a Murder 
Feb 6
Casey MacGregor, Triggers in Leash 
Feb 6
Anthony Kemble-Cooper, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 
Feb 6
Stanley King, It Could Happen to You! 
Feb 6
Harald Garmland, A Girl of Solbakken 
Feb 6
Karel Peyr, Burning Secret 
Feb 7
Milton Krims, writer (Speed) 
Feb 7
Rocco D'Assunta, Seduced and Abandoned 
Feb 7
Howard Voss, North by Northwest 
Feb 7
Lorraine MacLean, Love Shy 
Feb 7
Boris Lifanov, Inzhener Goff 
Feb 7
Ernst Ginsberg, Der Misanthrop 
Feb 7
José Gola, La vuelta al nido 
Feb 7
Stanford Holme, As You Like It 
Feb 8
Igor' Fyodorovich Belza, composer 
Feb 10
John Farrow, Sydney Aust, director/actor (Botany Bay, Wake Island) 
Feb 11
Henry R LaBouisse, headed UNICEF (1965-79) 
Feb 11
Keith Holyoake, New Zealand PM (1960-72) 
Feb 12
Ted Mack, Denver Colorado, TV host (Original Amateur Hour) 
Feb 12
Rudolf Platte, Veronika Voss 
Feb 12
Ted Mack, Episode dated 15 May 1949 
Feb 12
Valentine Dunn, A Hundred Years Old 
Feb 12
Edith Schollwer, Krach im Hinterhaus 
Feb 12
Traute Rose, Tom und seine Söhne 
Feb 12
Alessandro Gottlieb, Don Camillo in Moscow 
Feb 12
Erzsi Könyves Tóth, Hat hét boldogság 
Feb 14
Charles William Oatley, electrical engineer 
Feb 14
Hanning Phillips, Lord Lieutenant (Dyfed) 
Feb 14
Hertha Kuusinen, Finnish communist 
Feb 15
Antonin Magne, French bicyclist (Tour de France 1931, 34) 
Feb 15
Mary Adshead, muralist/painter 
Feb 15
Ladislao Kish, I sette peccati 
Feb 15
Marcel Blossoms, Goguta la strand 
Feb 16
Ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indian SLA, 8 wickets in 6 Tests) 
Feb 16
George F Kennan, Milwaukee Wisc, US ambassador (to Moscow) 
Feb 16
George Kennan, Comrades 
Feb 17
Albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe) 
Feb 17
Hans Morgenthau, German political philosopher (d. 1980) 
Feb 17
Milton R. Krasner, All About Eve 
Feb 17
Enric Madriguera, The Thrill of Brazil 
Feb 17
Kazimierz Jenoval, Ludzie Wisly 
Feb 17
Rita Owin, Our Little Girl 
Feb 17
Joseph Bouglione, Trapeze 
Feb 19
Havank, [HF vqan der Kallen], Dutch thriller writer (St Eustache) 
Feb 20
Aleksei N Kosygin, Soviet premier (1964-80) 
Feb 20
Armin Loos, composer 
Feb 20
Bramwell Fletcher, Yorkshire England, actor (White Cargo, Mummy) 
Feb 20
Bramwell Fletcher, The Mummy 
Feb 20
Florence Gilbert, The Lucky Dog 
Feb 20
Alexei Kosygin, Reise in die Gegenwart 
Feb 20
Alexander Kautnik, Marosko 
Feb 20
Stanley Goldsmith, Tora! Tora! Tora! 
Feb 20
Herbert Brownell Jr., Eisenhower: Supreme Commander in Chief 
Feb 21
Armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/poet 
Feb 21
Alan Campbell, A Star Is Born 
Feb 21
Hazel George, Old Yeller 
Feb 21
Hal Law, The Big Premiere 
Feb 21
Armand Preud'homme, Melodieën van Armand Preud'homme 
Feb 22
Peter Hurd, Roswell NM, painter (Portrait of Jose Herrera) 
Feb 22
Mohamed Husen, Carl Peters 
Feb 22
Erik von Loewis, Rosemary 
Feb 22
Arthur Appell, The Wizard of Oz 
Feb 22
Gertrude Van Lent, The Big Trail 
Feb 23
Leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy/founded (CP Palestina) 
Feb 23
William L Shirer, historian (Rise & Fall of 3rd Reich) 
Feb 24
Tim Graham, The Brain from Planet Arous 
Feb 24
Isamu Kosugi, Tsuchi 
Feb 24
Valentina Sperantova, Zakoldovannyy malchik 
Feb 24
Igor Vuskovich, Staraya, staraya skazka 
Feb 24
K. Narayan Kale, The Holy Year 
Feb 25
Adelle Davis, author (Lets Stay Healthy)/nutritionist (died of cancer) 
Feb 26
G.P. Huntley, The Charge of the Light Brigade 
Feb 26
Charles Bauer, The Puritan 
Feb 26
Tim Huntley, Walk Wide of Lions 
Feb 27
James Thomas Farrell, US, author (Studs Lonigan trilogy) 
Feb 27
Renaat Verheijen, Flemish actor/director (Innocent Heart) 
Feb 27
Yulii Borisovich Khariton, Russian physicist (d. 1996) 
Feb 27
André Leducq, French cyclist (d. 1980) 
Feb 27
Chick Fullis, American baseball player (d. 1946) 
Feb 27
Elisabeth Welch, Dead of Night 
Feb 27
Mignonne Golden, The Wallop 
Feb 27
James T. Farrell, Studs Lonigan 
Feb 27
Aleksandr Komissarov, Tsirk 
Feb 29
Alan Richardson, composer 
Feb 29
Jimmy Dorsey, Shenandoah Pa, orchestra leader (Stage Show) 
Feb 29
John "Pepper" Martin, baseballer (NL stolen base leader 1933,34,36) 
Feb 29
Adolph Blaine Charles David Earl Frederick Gerald Hubert Irvin John Kenneth Lloyd Martin Nero Oliver Paul Quincy Randolph Sherman Thomas Uncas Victor William Xerxes Yancy Zeus Wolfeschlegelsteinhausen 
Feb 29
Rukmini Devi Arundale, Indian dancer and founder of Kalakshetra (d. 1986) 
Feb 29
Jimmy Dorsey, Playing by Heart 
Feb 29
Aleksey Zolotnitskiy, Svadba Krechinskogo 
Feb 29
Drew Eberson, High, Wide and Hansom 
Feb 29
Otto Roland, Maria Stuart 
Feb 29
Melio Caluori, Tell It to the Marines 
Feb 29
Emillo Calori, The Graduate 
Feb 29
Melba Brownrigg, Monsieur Don't Care 
Mar 1
Glenn Miller, bandleader (Glenn Miller Orchestra-In the Mood) 
Mar 1
Paul Hartman, SF California, actor (Bert-Petticoat Junction) 
Mar 2
Dr. Seuss, [Theodor Geisel], Springfield, Massachusetts, children's author (Horton Hears a Who!) 
Mar 3
Mayo Methot, Marked Woman 
Mar 3
Sammy Smith, The Changeling 
Mar 3
Miriam Jordan, Sherlock Holmes 
Mar 3
Michel Vaucaire, Inception 
Mar 3
Károly Kristóf, Half Rate Honeymoon 
Mar 3
Peter Xantho, The Virtues of Madame Douvay 
Mar 4
George Gamow, nuclear physicist/cosmologist/writer (1, 2, 3... 
Mar 4
Joseph Schmidt Austrian-Hungarian tenor and actor (d. 1942) 
Mar 4
Chief Tahachee, American-born Old Settler Cherokee Indian stage and film actor (d. 1978) 
Mar 4
Dorothy Page, Water Rustlers 
Mar 4
Joseph Schmidt, Ein Lied geht um die Welt 
Mar 4
Pierre Asso, The Boat on the Grass 
Mar 4
Irja Elstelä, Women of Niskavuori 
Mar 4
Baburao Patel, Matwali Meera 
Mar 4
Ilias Venezis, 1922 
Mar 4
Chief Tahachee,  
Mar 4
Walter Stummvoll, Dort oben, wo die Alpen glühen 
Mar 5
Karl Rahner, German theologian (d. 1984) 
Mar 6
Hugh Williams, actor/writer (Charley's Aunt, Bank Holiday) 
Mar 6
Johannes C "Chris" Baay, Dutch actor (Klatergoud, Surprise Raid) 
Mar 6
Joseph Schmidt, Austrian tenor (d. 1942) 
Mar 6
José Antonio Aguirre, Basque politician (d. 1960) 
Mar 7
Ivar Ballangrud, Norway, Olympic speed skater (4 gold, 2 silver) 
Mar 7
Reinhard Heydrich, German governor (Bohemen/Moravia (Lidice)) 
Mar 7
Virginia Downing, actress (Gig, Butterfield 8) 
Mar 7
Willy Forst, Austria actor/director (Vienna Blood) 
Mar 8
Viktor de Kowa, The Devil's General 
Mar 8
Hisatora Kumagaya, Shanhai rikusentai 
Mar 8
Clarence Badger Jr., Where's My Wandering Boy Tonight? 
Mar 9
Paul Klipsch, American engineer, noted for his loudspeaker designs. (d. 2002) 
Mar 10
Bud Hulburd, The Wild Bunch 
Mar 10
Francisco Rojas González, Roots 
Mar 10
Horace L. Hulburd, The Good Guys and the Bad Guys 
Mar 11
Cornelis Jan Bakker, Dutch/US nuclear physicist 
Mar 11
Maurits Wertheim, Dutch writer (Isaac De Fuentes) 
Mar 12
Ken James, cricket wicketkeeper (NZ's 1st Test, later Northants) 
Mar 13
Henry Iliffe Cozens, pilot 
Mar 14
Doris Eaton Travis, American actress, Ziegfeld girl 
Mar 14
Armando La Rosa Parodi, L'angelo del miracolo 
Mar 15
George Brent, Dublin Ireland, actor (42nd St, Jezebel) 
Mar 15
George Brent, Dark Victory 
Mar 15
J. Pat O'Malley, 101 Dalmatians 
Mar 16
Clive Morton, London England, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker) 
Mar 17
Chester Philbrick, Brother, Ernie 
Mar 17
C.A. Philbrick, The Picture of Dorian Gray 
Mar 17
Waclaw Jankowski, Café pod Minoga 
Mar 17
Dick H. Williams, They Died with Their Boots On 
Mar 18
Srečko Kosovel, Slovenian poet (d. 1926) 
Mar 18
Yrjö Norta, Kolmas laukaus 
Mar 18
Heinz Pauck, The Haunted Castle 
Mar 19
John J Sirica, US federal judge (Watergate hearings) 
Mar 19
Tadeusz Zygfryd Kassern, composer 
Mar 19
Rogelio Hernández, The Big Boodle 
Mar 19
Josephine Smith, The King and I 
Mar 20
B[urrhus] F[rederic] Skinner, Pa, Behaviorism pioneer (Skinner box) 
Mar 21
Nikolaos Skalkottas, composer 
Mar 21
Forrest Mars Sr., American candymaker (d. 1999) 
Mar 21
Edward Cronjager, Heaven Can Wait 
Mar 21
Jehane Benoit, A Woman of Appetites 
Mar 21
Lauri Leino, Episode #1.10 
Mar 24
Rufus Rose, Clarabell's Big Surprise 
Mar 24
Lulu McGrath, Wonders of the Sea 
Mar 24
Venice Lloyd, Chickens Come Home- 
Mar 24
Anna Lindahl, A Ship Bound for India 
Mar 24
Ira Senz, The Sleeping City 
Mar 24
Taski Hagio, Big City 
Mar 25
Jack Roper, Angels Over Broadway 
Mar 25
Maria Ray, Nocturne 
Mar 25
Mademoiselle Kithnou, Tarzan the Tiger 
Mar 25
Robert Noe, Jigsaw 
Mar 25
Daniel T. Shea, Gone with the Wind 
Mar 25
Hoffman Hays, These Latins 
Mar 25
Gorma Haraldsted, Min kone er husar 
Mar 26
Emilio Fernandez, El Seco Mexico, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre) 
Mar 26
Hermann Schroeder, composer 
Mar 26
Joseph Campbell, mythologist (Mythic Image) 
Mar 26
Xenophon Zolotas, Greek economist, Prime Minister of Greece (d. 2004) 
Mar 27
Colin Cunningham, Hearts and Flowers 
Mar 27
Dolly Grey, Marys großes Geheimnis 
Mar 27
Henry Dar Boggia, A Sour Note 
Mar 27
Arthur V. Jones, Swing It Soldier 
Mar 27
Gene Towne, You Only Live Once 
Mar 27
Antonio Liceága, Behind the Bars 
Mar 27
Hiroshi Kaneko, Zanjin zanbaken 
Mar 28
Fosco Giachetti, Livorno Italy, actor (Wastrel, We the Living) 
Mar 28
Erkki Uotila, Sinä olet kohtaloni 
Mar 28
Harris Ashburn, The Incredible Shrinking Man 
Mar 30
Akarova, [Marguerite Acarin], Belgian dancer (Les Biches) 
Mar 30
Ripper Collins, baseball player (d. 1970) 
Mar 31
Aracy Cortes, Com a Mão na Massa 
Mar 31
Red Rollings, Fast Company 
Mar 31
Harald Berglund, Blood and Fire 
Apr 1
Juan Gil-Albert, poet 
Apr 1
Harry Webb, My Foolish Heart 
Apr 1
Eylla Jacobs, Mr. Sardonicus 
Apr 1
Juan Gil-Albert, El congreso Internacional de los escritores en defensa de la Cultura 
Apr 1
Seiroku Miyazawa, Gauche the Cellist 
Apr 1
Franz Hug, Swiss Miss 
Apr 1
Sherman Todd, For Whom the Bell Tolls 
Apr 1
Sid Field, London Town 
Apr 1
Holger Löwenadler, Lacombe, Lucien 
Apr 3
Iron Eyes Cody, Tulsa OK, actor (Black Gold, Ernest Goes to Camp) 
Apr 3
Peter Van Steeden, Amsterdam Neth, orchestra leader (Break the Bank) 
Apr 3
Russel Wright, American industrial designer (d. 1976) 
Apr 3
Sally Rand, Sunset Murder Case 
Apr 3
Jean Laverty, Campus Knights 
Apr 3
Eric Fawcett, The Army Game 
Apr 3
Nina Bártu, Jak se tocí Rozmaryny 
Apr 4
John Brown, Strangers on a Train 
Apr 4
Käthe von Nagy, Ave Maria 
Apr 4
K.L. Saigal, Devdas 
Apr 4
Martin Wolfson, The Edge of Night 
Apr 4
Mary C. McCall Jr., A Midsummer Night's Dream 
Apr 4
Margaret Buell Wilder, Since You Went Away 
Apr 4
Ernst Waldau, Kein Auskommen mit dem Einkommen 
Apr 4
Arne Hülphers, Fattiga riddare 
Apr 4
Erzsébet Újhegyi, The Confrontation 
Apr 6
Kurt G Kiesinger, German chancellor (Wherever They May Be) 
Apr 8
John Antill, composer 
Apr 8
John R Hicks, British economist (Nobel 1972) 
Apr 9
Lyle Latell, IA, actor (Not of the Earth, Sky Dragon) 
Apr 9
Sharkey Bonano, American musician (d. 1972) 
Apr 11
Arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist 
Apr 11
Paul McGrath, Chicago IL, actor (Witness, No Time for Love) 
Apr 12
Harald James Penrose, pilot 
Apr 13
Georges Yves Marie Congar, dominican Theologian cardinal 
Apr 13
Sir David Robinson, British philanthropist and entrepreneur (d. 1987) 
Apr 14
John Gielgud, London England, actor (Arthur, Ages of Man) 
Apr 14
Lionel Birkett, cricketer (WI vice-capt on Australian tour 1930-31) 
Apr 14
Reinout W van Bemmelen, Dutch geologist 
Apr 14
Sonia Gaskell, Russian/Neth choreographer 
Apr 15
Arshile Gorky, Armenian Artist (d. 1948) 
Apr 15
Frances Upton, Night Work 
Apr 15
Anderson Craig, The Crackpot King 
Apr 15
Hank Coffin, Hell's Angels 
Apr 16
Clifford Case, (Sen-R-NJ) 
Apr 16
Fifi D'Orsay, Montreal, actress (Life Jimmy Dolan, Girl from Calgary) 
Apr 16
Alfonso Bedoya, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre 
Apr 16
Joe Ploski, Li'l Abner 
Apr 16
Fifi D'Orsay, Going Hollywood 
Apr 16
Betty Hardy, The Runaway Slave 
Apr 16
Antonio Vico, The Miracle of Marcelino 
Apr 16
Felix Bernstein, Hitler's Madman 
Apr 16
Andrzej Girtler, Pharaoh 
Apr 17
Edward Chodorov, playwright/director (Story of Louis Pasteur) 
Apr 17
Naoomal Jeoomal, cricketer (pioneer Indian Test opening batsman) 
Apr 17
Edward Chodorov, Kind Lady 
Apr 17
Rudolph Cartier, Nineteen Eighty-Four 
Apr 17
David Malyan, Lalvari vorskane 
Apr 17
Rudolf S. Joseph, Summer Storm 
Apr 17
Bernhard Eichhorn, The Captain from Köpenick 
Apr 17
Ethel La Blanche, Pirates on Horseback 
Apr 17
Robin Tanner, Outlook: Discovery and Experience 
Apr 18
Pigmeat Markham, American comedian (d. 1981) 
Apr 18
Dorothy Revier, The Iron Mask 
Apr 18
Dewey 'Pigmeat' Markham, Burlesque in Harlem 
Apr 18
Ned Roberts, The Case of the Angry Astronaut 
Apr 18
Lew Morphy, Son of Paleface 
Apr 18
Jirí Hron, Vendelínuv ocistec a ráj 
Apr 18
Ödön Barsi, Isten rabjai 
Apr 18
René Verbeeck, Waar het groeide 
Apr 18
Drago Gervais, Barba Zvane 
Apr 20
Bruce Cabot, Carlsbad NM, actor (Diamonds are Forever, King Kong) 
Apr 20
George Stibitz, American scientist (d. 1995) 
Apr 20
Georgi Nelepp, Boris Godunov 
Apr 20
Edward L. Bartlett, Episode dated 19 February 1954 
Apr 20
Jakob Amerseder, Die Anhalterin 
Apr 20
Eberhard Klagemann, F.P.1 Doesn't Answer 
Apr 21
Gijsbert van Hall, banker/mayor of Amsterdam (1957-67) 
Apr 21
Sven Gyldmark, Reptilicus 
Apr 21
Tapio Ilomäki, Pikajuna pohjoiseen 
Apr 21
Mercedes Simone, La vuelta de Rocha 
Apr 21
Antonina Bogdanova, The Cranes Are Flying 
Apr 22
[Julius] Robert Oppenheimer, New York City New York, head of Manhattan (A-bomb) Project 
Apr 23
Duncan Renaldo, Spain, actor (Cisco Kid) 
Apr 23
Leslie French, actor/singer (More than a Miracle) 
Apr 23
Raymond Huntley, Room at the Top 
Apr 23
Leslie French, Death in Venice 
Apr 23
Ivor Montagu, Scott of the Antarctic 
Apr 23
Einari Ketola, The Witch 
Apr 23
Elek Bognár, Féltékenység 
Apr 23
Mikhail Chikovani, War and Peace 
Apr 24
Willem De Kooning, Rotterdam Netherland, artist (North Atlantic Light) 
Apr 26
Paul E "Cardinal" Leger, archbishop (Montreal) 
Apr 26
Tamara Adelgeym, Jewish Luck 
Apr 26
Paul-Émile Léger,  
Apr 27
Arthur F Burns, economist/chairman (Federal Reserve Board) 
Apr 27
Cecil Day-Lewis, England, poet laureate/detective (Nicholas Blake) 
Apr 27
Ragnar Skrede, Norwegian poet (Lauvfall) 
Apr 29
Enrico Mattei, Italian oil magnate 
Apr 29
Russ Morgan, Scranton Pa, orchestra leader (Welcome Aboard) 
May 1
Fred Spencer, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 
May 1
Arthur Spjuth, Song of Stockholm 
May 1
Hans Schalla, Rivalen 
May 1
Viktor Kolpakov, Hamlet 
May 1
Katherine Grant, Oranges and Lemons 
May 2
Georgi Dimitrov, composer 
May 2
J. Anthony Hughes, Men of San Quentin 
May 2
Adolfo Torrado, The Noble Family 
May 2
Wilfrid Thomas, Episode #1.7 
May 2
Carmen Larrabeiti, Esclavas de la moda 
May 3
Charles "Red" Ruffing, NY Yankee pitcher, hitter (1930-46) 
May 3
John Breeden, SF CA, actor (Salute, Madame Racketeer, Joy Street) 
May 3
John Breeden, Fox Movietone Follies of 1929 
May 3
Gombozhap Tsydynzhapov, Sluchay v tayge 
May 3
Clinton Twiss, The Long, Long Trailer 
May 4
Umm Kulthum, Egyptian singer (official Date of Birth) (d. 1975) 
May 5
Gordon Richards, British jockey (winner of 4,870 races) 
May 5
Ben Freedman, Save the Tiger 
May 5
Franz Arzdorf, Sie kommen immer in der Nacht 
May 5
Frank Tilsley, Damn the Defiant! 
May 5
J.W. Foote,  
May 6
Catherine Lacey, London England, actress (Sorcerors) 
May 6
Harry Martinson, Sweden, novelist/poet (Trade Wind-Nobel 1974) 
May 6
Raymond Bailey, American actor (d. 1980) 
May 6
Moshe Feldenkrais, Ukrainian-born founder of the Feldenkrais method (d. 1984) 
May 8
John Derrick Mordaunt Snagge, bBC news announcer/commentator 
May 8
John Snagge, commentator (BBC) 
May 10
David Brown, CEO (Aston Martin Lagonda) 
May 11
Guus Weitzel, Dutch radio-announcer 
May 11
Salvador Dali, Figueras Spain, surrealist artist (Crucifixion) 
May 11
Willy Sommerfeld, The Sounds of Silents - Der Stummfilmpianist 
May 11
Carter Sexton, Happy Days 
May 12
Friedel Schuster, Waldhausstraße 20 
May 12
Max Wylie, The Flying Nun 
May 12
Aleksandr Khanov, Minin i Pozharskiy 
May 12
Vilis Lacis, Zitaru dzimta 
May 12
Piri Peéry, Szent Péter esernyöje 
May 13
Alfred Earle Birney, poet 
May 13
Tim Wall, cricketer (18 Tests for Australia 1928-34) 
May 14
Hans Albert Einstein, American professor (d. 1973) 
May 14
Marcel Junod, Swiss physician (d. 1961) 
May 15
Clifton Fadiman, Brooklyn New York, American TV host (Information Please, Quiz Kids) 
May 15
Gustav-Adolf Boltenstein, Sweden, equest dressage (Oly-gold-1952, 56) 
May 15
Clifton Fadiman, Information Please: Series 1, No. 1 
May 15
Thomas Neff, The Sin of Harold Diddlebock 
May 15
Mario Bonfantini, The Mill on the Po 
May 15
Unto Seppänen, Juhla meren rannalla 
May 16
Hugh Plaxton, Canada, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1928) 
May 17
Jean Gabin, French actor (d. 1976) 
May 17
Johnnie Cradock, Episode #2.17 
May 17
Yvonne Caffin, A Night to Remember 
May 17
Royer, Young Mr. Lincoln 
May 17
John J. Williams, Episode dated 4 November 1953 
May 18
Jacob K Javits, (Sen-R-NY) 
May 18
Ruth Channing, The Merry Widow 
May 18
György Solthy, Goose Boy 
May 18
Art Landy, Peter Pan 
May 18
Eynon Evans, Ring Out an Alibi 
May 18
Clark Rutledge, Many Happy Returns 
May 18
Jacob Javits, Episode dated 6 January 1970 
May 18
Valborg Svensson, Den blomstertid... 
May 19
Anthony Bushell, Kent England, actor (Journey's End) 
May 19
Sven Thofelt, Sweden, pentathlete (Olympic-gold-1928) 
May 20
Russell Hardie, Buffalo NY, actor (Sequoia, In Old Kentucky) 
May 21
Fats Waller, [Thomas Wright], jazz singer/composer (Ain't Misbehavin') 
May 21
Robert Montgomery, Beacon NY, actor/dir (Earl of Chicago, Yellow Jack) 
May 22
Anne de Vries, writer (Bartje) 
May 22
Paul Viiding, Estonian poet (d. 1962) 
May 23
Dario Piazza, Vertigo 
May 23
Edgar Hayes, Wife Wanted 
May 23
Boris Palotai, Nappali sötétség 
May 24
Kenneth Buckley, British rear-admiral 
May 24
Patrick Johnson, physicist 
May 25
Kurt George Hugo Thomas, composer 
May 26
George Formby, [William Booth], British singer/comic (Let George Do It) 
May 26
Vlado Perlemuter, Polish pianist (d. 2002) 
May 27
Chuhei Nambu, Japanese athlete (d. 1997) 
May 28
Shalva Mikhaylovich Mshvelidze, composer 
May 28
Russell F. Schoengarth, My Man Godfrey 
May 28
Elizabeth Gott, A Day of Visitors 
May 28
Shalva Mshvelidze, Qadjeti 
May 28
Eugene Forsey, The Canadian Federation 
May 29
Robert Knox, bacteriologist 
May 30
Ernesto de la Guardia Jr, President of Panama (1956-60) 
May 30
Doris Packer, Shampoo 
May 30
Manny Gould, The Pink Panther Show 
May 30
Carol Goodner, Strike! 
May 30
Irena Jedynska, Cyganka Aza 
May 30
Feliks Zukowski, Niedaleko Warszawy 
Jun 2
Johnny Weissmuller, actor (Tarzan)/100m swimmer (Oly-5 gold-1924, 28) 
Jun 2
Frank Runacres, English artist (d. 1 
Jun 3
Charles R. Drew, pioneer of blood plasma research 
Jun 3
Jan Peerce, [Jacob Pincus Perelmuth], NYC, tenor (NY Met Opera) 
Jun 6
László Vadnay, Copacabana 
Jun 6
Tatyana Pelttser, Priklyucheniya zhyoltogo chemodanchika 
Jun 6
J.R. Whittredge, The Body Snatcher 
Jun 6
Teddy Joyce, Business Is a Pleasure 
Jun 6
Hamilton G. Inglis, The Human Monster 
Jun 10
Frederick Loewe, composer (Learner & Loewe) 
Jun 11
Clarence "Pinetop" Smith, jazz pianist/singer (Boogie Woogie Piano) 
Jun 11
Daphne Fielding, socialite/writer 
Jun 11
Emil Frantisek Burian, composer 
Jun 12
Eino Roiha, composer 
Jun 13
Pina Cei, Dark Eyes 
Jun 13
Willi Hufnagel, Die Roßkur 
Jun 13
Dean Daily, The World Gone Mad 
Jun 14
Benno Ammann, composer 
Jun 16
Gerard Holt, Dutch architect 
Jun 17
Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist 
Jun 17
Ralph Bellamy, Chicago, actor (Air Mail, Dive Bomber, Trading Places) 
Jun 18
Keye Luke, Canton China, actor (Across the Pacific, Yangtse Incident) 
Jun 18
Manuel Rosenthal, Paris France, composer (Bootleggers) 
Jun 19
Balis Dvarionas, composer 
Jun 19
John Stransky Jr., Blue Steel 
Jun 19
Aleksandr Varlamov, The Canterville Ghost 
Jun 19
Alberto Gómez, From the Hills to the Valley 
Jun 19
Liselotte Schreiner, The Golden City 
Jun 20
Heinrich von Brentano di Tremezzo, German Foreign Minister 
Jun 21
Mack Gordon, The Green Mile 
Jun 21
George Victor Martin, Our Vines Have Tender Grapes 
Jun 23
Carleton Coon, prof of anthropology (What in the World) 
Jun 23
Quintin McMillan, cricketer (South African leg spinner 1929-32) 
Jun 23
Willie Mae "Mother" Smith, gospel singer/evangelist folk artist 
Jun 23
Gyula K. Halász, Half Rate Honeymoon 
Jun 23
Lewis Harris, Short Eyes 
Jun 24
Phil Harris [Wonga Philip], Linton, Indiana, American actor and singer (Anything Goes, Robin Hood) 
Jun 24
Kurt Kusenberg, German writer (Wein Auf Lebenszeit) 
Jun 25
Jan van Axel, [Johannes P Kraakman], Dutch director (Overschotje) 
Jun 26
Peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers) 
Jun 26
Frank Scott Hogg, Canadian astronomer (d. 1951) 
Jun 27
Joe Lefert, Tomorrow, the World! 
Jun 28
Wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer 
Jun 30
Glenda Farrell, Enid OK, actress (Golddiggers of 1935) 
Jul 1
Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood) 
Jul 2
Carl Weinrich, composer 
Jul 2
Gerarda "Meik" Rueter, Dutch (sculptress, if that word exists) 
Jul 4
Angela Baddeley, London England, actress (Ghost Train, Tom Jones) 
Jul 4
Artur Malawski, composer 
Jul 4
Seger Pillot Ellis, pianist/vocalist 
Jul 4
Angela Baddeley, Tom Jones 
Jul 4
William Meader, Court Martial 
Jul 4
Catherine Moylan, Any Old Port 
Jul 4
Gerhard Just, Magie 
Jul 4
Seger Ellis, Gangster Squad 
Jul 4
Artur Malawski, Robinson warszawski 
Jul 4
Ted Thomas, Nightmare in the Sun 
Jul 4
Molly Keane, Time After Time 
Jul 5
Don Goddard, Binghamton NY, news anchor (ABC Evening News 1958-59) 
Jul 5
Franz Adolf Syberg, composer 
Jul 5
Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector 
Jul 5
Milburn Stone, Bruton Ks, actor (Doc-Gunsmoke) 
Jul 5
Ernst Mayr, American biologist (d. 2005) 
Jul 6
Robert Whitney, Newcastle-on-Tyne England, conductor (Sospiro do Roma) 
Jul 6
Erik Wickberg, Salvation Army general (d. 1996) 
Jul 7
Simone Beck, French chef (d. 1991) 
Jul 7
Pat O'Hara, A Field of Honor 
Jul 7
Simone Beck,  
Jul 7
Tôroku Takagi, Mizuiro no waltz 
Jul 8
Bill Challis, arranger/pianist 
Jul 8
Henri Cartan, French mathematician 
Jul 10
Isa Krejci, composer 
Jul 10
Lili Damita, Fighting Caravans 
Jul 10
Ivie Anderson, A Day at the Races 
Jul 10
Gunnar Olsson, The Seventh Seal 
Jul 10
Sam Ruman, Mighty Joe Young 
Jul 10
James Linn, Alias Billy the Kid 
Jul 10
Johan van Doorn, Herenleed 
Jul 12
Pablo Neruda, Chile, poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971) 
Jul 13
Luigi Capuano, Mother's Heart 
Jul 13
Lawrence Morton, Without Warning! 
Jul 14
Isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978) 
Jul 14
Zita Johann, The Mummy 
Jul 14
Isaac Bashevis Singer, Yentl 
Jul 14
Hans von Herwarth, The Nazis: A Warning from History 
Jul 14
Ferdinando Palmieri, Casa di bambola 
Jul 14
Nadia Reisenberg, Carnegie Hall 
Jul 15
Rudolf Arnheim, German-born author (d. 2007) 
Jul 15
Gösta Terserus, Striden går vidare 
Jul 15
Rudolf Arnheim, The Responsive Eye 
Jul 15
Robert Daget, The Hustler 
Jul 15
Walter McKeegan, Deal Me Out 
Jul 15
Marian Wyrzykowski, Znachor 
Jul 15
Vladimir Burmeister, War and Peace 
Jul 15
Karl-Friedrich Liebau, Durch die Wolken 
Jul 16
Goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines) 
Jul 16
Leo Joseph Suenens, Cardinal (Belgium) 
Jul 17
Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor 
Jul 18
Vittorio Metz, Io piaccio 
Jul 18
Manuel Matos, Aniki Bóbó 
Jul 18
Lloyd Hill, Woman in Hiding 
Jul 23
Adone Zecchi, composer 
Jul 23
Jean Campbell-Dallas, Bomb 
Jul 23
Jay Richard Kennedy, To the Ends of the Earth 
Jul 23
Jack Greenhalgh, Robot Monster 
Jul 23
Suzanne Christy, Jeunes filles en liberté 
Jul 23
Samuel Adamcík, The Wooden Village 
Jul 24
James R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59) 
Jul 24
Leo Arnaud, French-American composer (d. 1991) 
Jul 25
Howard Ralston, Pollyanna 
Jul 25
Karl Hanft, Die Abenteuer des braven Soldaten Schwejk 
Jul 26
Jack Allan Westrup, composer 
Jul 26
Leigh Jason, The Mad Miss Manton 
Jul 26
Garland Roark, Wake of the Red Witch 
Jul 26
Robert D. Emmerich, The End of the Affair 
Jul 27
Agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987 
Jul 27
Anton Dolin, [Patrick Healey-Kay], dancer (Girl From Petrovka) 
Jul 27
Kenneth Tompkins Bainbridge, physicist 
Jul 27
Anton Dolin, The Girl from Petrovka 
Jul 27
Erwin von Kreibig, Weh dem der lügt 
Jul 28
[John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman 
Jul 29
J. R. D. Tata, Indian industrialist (d. 1993) 
Jul 30
Salvador Novo, Mexican writer (d. 1974) 
Jul 31
Arthur Daley, sportswriter (NY Times-Pulitzer 1956) 
Jul 31
Brett Halliday, American writer (d. 1977) 
Aug 2
John McClain, Lady Be Good 
Aug 2
Vasily Zhuravlyov, Kosmicheskiy reys: Fantasticheskaya novella 
Aug 2
L.E. Clark, White Zombie 
Aug 2
Reg Parlett, Ginger Nutt's Christmas Circus 
Aug 3
Clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station) 
Aug 4
Theodore Newton, NJ, actor (Ace of Aces, Voltaire) 
Aug 4
Witold Gombrowicz, Polish author (Ferdydurke, Pornography) 
Aug 4
Joe Tate, English footballer (d. 1973) 
Aug 4
Ludwig Reiber, Paths of Glory 
Aug 4
Philip Clarke, The Lure 
Aug 5
Kenneth Thimann, botanist 
Aug 6
Henry Payne Iba, Easton Mo, US basketball coach (Olympic-gold-64, 68) 
Aug 6
M Revis, [Willem Fisherman], author (Gelakte Brain) 
Aug 6
Ballard Berkeley, In Which We Serve 
Aug 6
Helene Heigh, Monsieur Verdoux 
Aug 6
Colonel Rémy, The Monocle 
Aug 6
Jean Desses, Bedevilled 
Aug 6
Hank Iba, Winning Basketball 
Aug 6
Slavko Jan, Sedmina - Pozdravi Marijo 
Aug 6
Helmuth Hinzelmann, Heute letzter Tag (Ein Abend im 'Eldorado') 
Aug 7
Ralph Bunche, Detroit Michigan, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950), (d. 1971) 
Aug 8
Istvan Szelenyi, composer 
Aug 8
Achille Varzi, Italian race car driver (d. 1948) 
Aug 10
Ray Walker, It's a Wonderful Life 
Aug 10
Dorothy B. Hughes, In a Lonely Place 
Aug 10
Geraldo, School for Stars 
Aug 10
Irén Zilahy, Tovaritch 
Aug 10
Eigil Reimers, I dag begynder livet 
Aug 10
Sherman H. Dudley Jr., Easy Money 
Aug 11
Jess Stacy, pianist 
Aug 12
Aleksei N Romanov, son of Tsar Nicholas II [OS=July 30] 
Aug 12
Frank Ervin, harness racer (Hambletonian 1959, 66) 
Aug 12
Kay Campbell, [Catherine Hibben], actress (All My Children) 
Aug 13
Charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings) 
Aug 13
Jonathan Hole, The Mighty Casey 
Aug 13
Bartlett Mullins, Sex and the Other Woman 
Aug 13
Evelyn Francisco, Nize Monkey 
Aug 13
Amand Alliger, Vatrogasci 
Aug 13
Florencio Escardó, La cuna vacía 
Aug 13
Pepa Ruiz, Dois Perdidos numa Noite Suja 
Aug 13
Clarence Peet, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner 
Aug 14
Erik Zetterström, Kalle på Spången 
Aug 14
Grigori Garibyan, Delo bylo v Penkove 
Aug 14
Emilio Servadio, Nel labirinto del sesso (Psichidion) 
Aug 14
Martial Singher, Opéra de Paris 
Aug 15
Bill Baird, Grand Is Nebr, puppeteer (Kukla Fran & Ollie, Muppet Show) 
Aug 15
Hugh Fraser, Cinderella 
Aug 15
Bil Baird, Adventures in Numbers and Space 
Aug 15
Frankie Van, Rocky 
Aug 15
Dale Eunson, How to Marry a Millionaire 
Aug 16
Wendell Stanley, biochemist, 1st to crystallize a virus (Nobel 1946) 
Aug 17
Leopold Nowak, Austrian musicologist (d. 1991) 
Aug 17
Mary Cain, American newspaper editor and politician (d. 1984) 
Aug 17
Arthur B. Woods, Clouds Over Europe 
Aug 17
Raymond Destac, The Woman and the Puppet 
Aug 17
Kitty Mager, The Baron of Arizona 
Aug 17
Youda Hayes, A Date with the Falcon 
Aug 18
Max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics) 
Aug 18
Sterling W Cole, (Rep-R-NY) 
Aug 18
[Francis] Max Factor, cosmetics manufacturer (Max Factor) 
Aug 19
Ted Nightingale, former colonial governor 
Aug 20
Jaap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA) 
Aug 21
[William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles) 
Aug 22
Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983) 
Aug 22
Jay Novello, The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima 
Aug 22
W. Lee Wilder, Killers from Space 
Aug 22
Deng Xiaoping, All Eyes and Ears 
Aug 22
Eiran Yoshikawa, Now Don't Get Excited 
Aug 22
James Donald Prindle, The Ugly Ones 
Aug 22
Friedrich Kurth, Truxa 
Aug 22
Don Moore, Incident Before Black Pass 
Aug 22
Ricardo Legarreta, El hermoso Brummel 
Aug 24
Rod Redwing, NY, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory) 
Aug 24
Rodd Redwing, The Ten Commandments 
Aug 24
Charles L. Tedford, The Declaration of Independence 
Aug 24
Mildred Mehle, Die Frau im Talar 
Aug 24
Llewellyn Thompson,  
Aug 24
Buster Smith, The Last of the Blue Devils 
Aug 24
Gerald Rawlinson, The Night Porter 
Aug 26
Christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin) 
Aug 27
Norah Lofts, British author (d. 1983) 
Aug 27
John Hay Whitney, American financier (d. 1982) 
Aug 28
Secondo Campini, Italian jet engine pioneer (d. 1980) 
Aug 28
Wolfgang Bretholz, Slatin Pascha 
Aug 29
Werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956) 
Sep 1
Johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail) 
Sep 1
Ray Flaherty, AFL/NFL/AAFC coach (NY Giants) 
Sep 2
Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader) 
Sep 4
Julian Hill, research chemist 
Sep 4
Maudet Christian-Jacques, film director 
Sep 6
Karlo Arvi Kivimaa, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross) 
Sep 6
Lyubomir Pipkov, composer 
Sep 6
Maxie Rosenbloom, NYC, light heavyweight boxing champ (1930-34) 
Sep 8
Carlos Sanchez Malaga, composer 
Sep 9
Feroze Khan, Pakistani field hockey player (d. 2005) 
Sep 10
Max Shachtman, American politician (d. 1972) 
Sep 12
Gavril Nikolayevich Popov, composer 
Sep 13
Gladys George, Patten Maine, actress (Roaring Twenties) 
Sep 14
Anton Zischka, Austrian writer (Lebendiges Europa) 
Sep 14
Gaston Vandermeulen, Flemish actor (Heilig Experiment) 
Sep 14
Richard Mohaupt, Breslau Germany, composer (Bucolica) 
Sep 15
Tom Conway, Russia, actor (Mark Saber, Betty Hutton Show) 
Sep 15
Umberto II, van Piemonte, the last King of Italy (ruled 1946) 
Sep 17
Frederick Ashton, Ecuador, British choreographer (Cinderella), (d. 1988) 
Sep 17
Jerry Colonna, Boston MA, actor (Road to Morocco, Road to Singapore) 
Sep 19
Bergen Evans, Ohio, English professor ($64,000 Question) 
Sep 19
Karen Aabye, Danish author (Less bedstemor there jomfru) 
Sep 21
Hans Hartung, German/French painter 
Sep 22
Ellen Church, American stewardess (d. 1965) 
Sep 23
Meyer Schapiro, art historian 
Sep 23
Wallace "Scotty" Scott, rock vocalist (Whispers) 
Sep 24
Cemal Resit Rey, composer 
Sep 24
Owen Saunders, mechanical engineer 
Sep 25
Columbus O'Donnell Iselin, New Rochelle, New York, American oceanographer 
Sep 28
Hendrik J Hofstra, Dutch minister of Finance (PvdA) 
Sep 29
Dorothy Emmet, philosopher 
Sep 29
Greer Garson, British actress (d. 1996) 
Sep 30
Frank Lawton, London England, actor (Devil Doll, Invisible Ray) 
Oct 1
Vladimir Horowitz, Kiev Ukraine, pianist (Carmen) 
Oct 1
Otto Robert Frisch, Austrian-born physicist (d. 1979) 
Oct 1
A.K. Gopalan, Indian communist leader (d. 1977) 
Oct 2
Dermot Boyle, marshal (RAF) 
Oct 2
Godfrey Baseley, radio executive 
Oct 2
Shi Lal Bahadur Shastri, India premier (1964-66)