Famous People Born in April 1883

  • Apr 1 Aleksander V Aleksandrov, Russian composer/conductor
  • Apr 1 Lon Chaney, actor, "man of 1000 faces" (High Noon, Phantom of Opera, born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 1930)
  • Apr 6 Mien Labberton, Dutch poetress
  • Apr 7 Gino Severini, Italian painter (d. 1966)
  • Apr 8 R. P. Keigwin, English academic (d. 1972)
  • Apr 9 Renzo Bossi, Italian composer, born in Como (d. 1965)
  • Apr 11 Leonard Mudie, England, actor (Magnetic Monster, British Intelligence)
  • Apr 12 Imogen Cunningham, photographer (1965 ASMP award)
  • Apr 12 Dally Messenger, Australian rugby league footballer (d. 1959)
  • Apr 13 Alexander Alexandrov, composer
  • Apr 13 Demjan Bednyi, Russian writer and satirist, born in Hubivka, Ukraine (d. 1945)
  • Apr 15 Stanley Bruce, eighth Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1967)
  • Apr 17 Hermann Darewsky, composer

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Apr 19 Getulio Vargas, President of Brazil (1930-45, 1951-54), modernizer and dictator, born in São Borja, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazilian Empire (d. 1954)

President and Dictator of Brazil Getulio Vargas
President and Dictator of Brazil
Getulio Vargas
  • Apr 19 Richard von Mises, Austrian-born mathematician (d. 1953)
  • Apr 24 Jaroslav Hasek, Czech writer (Brave soldier Schweik) [or April 30]
  • Apr 25 Elsa Maxwell, writer (Jack Paar Show), born in Keokuk, Iowa
  • Apr 27 Hubert Harrison, St Croix Virgin Island, writer/freedom fighter
  • Apr 30 David John de Lloyd, composer