Famous People Born in September 1889

  • Sep 3 Cecil Weston, South African actress (Dude Ranch, Huckleberry Finn), born in Capetown (d. 1976)
  • Sep 7 Albert Plesman, aviation pioneer/founder/director (KLM)
  • Sep 7 Bruce F Cummings, English author (Journal of a Disappointed Man)
  • Sep 8 Robert A Taft, (Sen-R-Ohio, Taft-Hartley Act)
  • Sep 10 Vilem Petrzelka, composer
  • Sep 13 Pierre Reverdy, French poet (Nord-Sud), born in Occitanie (d. 1960)
  • Sep 15 Robert Benchley, humorist (My 10 Years in a Quandary), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Sep 16 Claude A Barnett, founder (Associated Negro Press)
  • Sep 18 Doris Blackburn, Australian politician (d. 1970)
  • Sep 19 Ernest Truex, actor (Pop-Pete & Gladys, Mr Peepers), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Sep 19 Sarah Delany, author/teacher
  • Sep 20 Charles Reidpath, American athlete (d. 1975)
  • Sep 21 Otto Forst de Battaglia, Austrian diplomat/genealogist
  • Sep 22 Hooks Dauss, American baseball player (d. 1963)

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Sep 23 Walter Lippmann, American journalist/political writer (Public Opinion), born in NYC, New York

Writer and Political Commentator Walter Lippmann
Writer and Political Commentator
Walter Lippmann
  • Sep 25 George Douglas Howard Cole, socialist/novelist
  • Sep 25 C. K. Scott-Moncrieff, Scottish writer and translator (d. 1930)
  • Sep 26 Martin Heidegger, German Existentialist (Being & Time)
  • Sep 28 Carlos I King of Portugal, Lisbon (1889-1908)
  • Sep 28 D P "Dad" Carter, American gospel singer (Chuck Wagon Gang), born near Columbia, Kentucky (d. 1963)
  • Sep 28 Octavus L "Octave" van Aerschot, Dutch violinist/actor (Hippie)
  • Sep 28 Jack Fournier, American baseball player (d. 1973)