Famous People Born in September 1877

  • Sep 1 Francis William Aston, Nobel laureate (d. 1945)

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Sep 2 Frederick Soddy, English chemist, Nobel laureate, (d. 1956), born in Eastbourne, Sussex (d. 1956)

Nobel Laureate Chemist Frederick Soddy
Nobel Laureate Chemist
Frederick Soddy
  • Sep 5 O W Albert Roelofs, Dutch painter/etcher
  • Sep 6 Petar Stojanovic, composer
  • Sep 6 Buddy Bolden, American musician (d. 1930)
  • Sep 7 Mike O'Neill, Irish baseball player (d. 1959)
  • Sep 9 Frank Chance, baseball player/manager, Tinkers to Evers to Chance
  • Sep 10 Georgia B D Camp Johnson, US, poet/playwright (Autumn Love Cycle)
  • Sep 11 Felix Dzerzhinsky [Iron Felix, Bloody Felix], Ivyanets, Lithuania, Soviet statesman, established and developed Soviet secret police (Cheka, forerunner to the KGB)
  • Sep 11 James Hopwood Jeans, English physicist, mathematician and astronomer (The Mysterious Universe), born in Southport, Lancashire (d. 1946)
  • Sep 12 Maria "Marie" Hens, Flemish actress (Jane Eyre)
  • Sep 13 Wilhelm Filchner, German explorer (d. 1957)
  • Sep 13 Stanley Lord, captain of the SS Californian the night of the Titanic disaster (d. 1962)
  • Sep 15 Jakob Ehrlich, Austrian politician and zionist (d. 1938)
  • Sep 16 Willem H Rassers, Dutch cultural anthropologist (Panji)
  • Sep 17 Jean Hure, French composer and organist, born in Gien, Loire (d. 1930)
  • Sep 18 Jozef de Voght, Flemish priest/songwriter (Under the Snow)
  • Sep 20 Armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer
  • Sep 25 Plutarco Elias Calles, Mexican revolutionary, president (1924-28)
  • Sep 26 Alfred Cortot, French pianist
  • Sep 26 Ugo Cerletti, Italian neurologist (d. 1963)
  • Sep 28 Stanner E V Taylor, director/writer (Lucky Jim, Ramona), born in St Louis, Missouri