Famous People Born in September 1888

  • Sep 1 Andrija ┼átampar, Croatian physician (d. 1958)
  • Sep 4 Oskar Schlemmer, German painter/sculptor
  • Sep 5 Sarvepalli Radhakrishan, president (India)/philosopher

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Sep 6 Joseph P Kennedy, diplomat, father of JFK, RFK & Teddy, born in Boston, Massachusetts

Patriarch of the Kennedy family Joseph P. Kennedy
Patriarch of the Kennedy family
Joseph P. Kennedy
  • Sep 8 Louis Zimmer, Flemish clock maker (Jubelklok/Wonder Clock)
  • Sep 12 Maurice Chevalier, French actor and singer, "thank heaven for little girls" (Gigi), born in Paris
  • Sep 15 Antonio Ascari, Italian racing driver (d. 1925)
  • Sep 16 Almira Sessions, actress (Oklahoma Annie), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Sep 19 Porter Hall, actor (Half-Breed, Double Indenity), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Sep 19 J. W. Alexander, American mathematician (d. 1971)
  • Sep 22 Sophia J W "Sophie" Hermse, actress (Vorstenschool)
  • Sep 23 Gerhard Kittel, German anti-semitic theologist (Die Oden Salomons)

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Sep 26 T. S. Eliot, poet (The Waste Land), dramatist and critic (Nobel Prize 1948), born in St Louis Missouri, (d. 1965)

Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot
Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate
T. S. Eliot
  • Sep 26 J. Frank Dobie, American folklorist and newspaper columnist (d. 1964)
  • Sep 28 Herman McNeile, soldier, novelist (Bull-Dog Drummond), born in Cornwall, England