Famous People Born in 1889 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 240 of 240

  • Oct 25 Smoky Joe Wood, American baseball pitcher (d. 1985)
  • Oct 27 Enid Bagnold, novelist (Chalk Garden, 1956 Award of Merit)
  • Oct 28 Juliette BĂ©liveau, Quebec comedian (d. 1975)
  • 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 DieudonnĂ©, French actor and novelist (d. 1976)
  • Nov 30 Edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932)
  • Dec 4 Buck Jones, [Charles F Gebhart], US actor (War Horse)
  • Dec 4 Isabel Randolph, IL, actress (Fuller Brush Girl, Our Miss Brooks)
  • Dec 7 Heathcote Dicken Statham, composer
  • Dec 8 W Hervey Allen, US writer/poet (Anthony Adverse)
  • Dec 9 John P "Hannes" Kolehmainen, Finnish long-distance runner (Olympic gold 1912)
  • Dec 10 Ray Collins, actor (Homecoming, Good Sam, Rose Marie), born in Sacramento, California
  • Dec 11 Paul Kornfeld, Czech playwright, born in Prague (d. 1942)
  • Dec 11 Walter Knott, American farmer (d. 1981)
  • Dec 12 Vaclav Stepan, composer
  • Dec 13 Clarence Loomis, composer
  • Dec 20 Bozidar Sirola, composer
  • Dec 21 Sewall Wright, American biologist (d. 1988)
  • Dec 22 Mikha`il Na'imah, Lebanon, playwright
  • Dec 22 Minor Watson, Marianna AR, actor (Woman of the Year, Viva Cisco Kid)
  • Dec 24 Vladimir Sokoloff, Moscow Russia, actor (Road to Morocco)
  • Dec 28 Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau
  • Dec 30 Georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)