Famous People Born in November 1889

  • Nov 1 Philip John Noel-Baker, statesman/disarmament advocate (Nobel 1959)
  • Nov 3 Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer
  • Nov 4 Alton Augustus Adams, composer
  • Nov 7 George Davis, Netherlands, actor (Devil May Care)
  • Nov 7 Lord Tennyson III, cricketer (England batsman & captain)
  • Nov 9 Snub Pollard, Australian actor (Don't Shove, Arizona Days), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Nov 10 Claude Rains, actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca), born in London, England
  • Nov 12 DeWitt Wallace, publisher, founded Readers Digest (1921), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Nov 14 Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64)
  • Nov 16 August Croegaert, Flemish liturgist
  • Nov 16 George S Kaufman, playwright (This is Show Business), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 16 Luis Cluzeau-Mortet, composer
  • Nov 18 Maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao)
  • Nov 19 Clifton Webb [Webb Parmelee Hollenbeck], American actor (Laura), born in Indianapolis, Indiana

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Nov 20 Edwin Hubble, American astronomer (discoverer of galaxies, red shift) born in Marshfield, Missouri (d. 1953)

Astronomer Edwin Hubble
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Edwin Hubble
  • Nov 23 Harry Sunderland, Australian rugby league identity (d. 1964)
  • Nov 24 Albert J Sylvester, England, ballroom dancer (Alex Moor Award-1977)
  • Nov 24 Cissy van Marxfield, [Setske Beek-de Haan], Dutch author
  • Nov 26 Albert Dieudonn√©, French actor and novelist (d. 1976)
  • Nov 30 Edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932)