Famous People Born in February 1883

  • Feb 1 Jevgeni B Vachtangov, Armenian/Russian actor/director (Eric XIV)
  • Feb 2 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer
  • Feb 3 Camille Bombois, French circus wrestler/painter
  • Feb 3 Clarence Mulford, Ill, western writer (Hopalong Cassidy)
  • Feb 7 Paul de Backer, Belgian radiologist
  • Feb 8 Joseph A Schumpeter, Austria/US economist/minister of finance
  • Feb 11 Paul August von Klenau, Danish composer/conductor (Sulamith)
  • Feb 12 Ludwig Stossel, Austria, actor (Man With a Camera)
  • Feb 13 Bainbridge Crist, composer
  • Feb 13 Harold "Hal" Chase, baseball player/manager
  • Feb 15 Sax Rohmer (real name Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward), English author of Dr Fu Manchu novels (d. 1959)
  • Feb 16 Elizabeth Craig, British writer (d. 1980)
  • Feb 18 Tom Walls, Kingsthorpe England, actor/producer (Undercover)
  • Feb 20 Shiga Naoya, Japan, novelist (Road Through Dark Night)
  • Feb 21 J M M "Mick" Commaille, cricketer (dual South African cricket/soccer rep)
  • Feb 22 Alfred Wikenhauser, German RC exegetist (John-Apokalyps)
  • Feb 22 Jaroslav Kocian, composer
  • Feb 22 Marguerite Clark, American silent film actress (Snow White), born in Avondale, Cincinnati (d. 1940)
  • Feb 23 Karl Jaspers, Oldenburg Germany, existentialist philosopher
  • Feb 25 Princess Alice of Albany, Countess of Athlone (d. 1981)
  • Feb 26 Erich R Jaensch, German psychologist (eidetism)