Famous People Born in August 1891

  • Aug 2 Arthur Edward Drummond Bliss, composer (Olympians), born in London, England
  • Aug 2 Mihail Jora, Romanian composer, born in Roman (d. 1971)
  • Aug 2 Viktor Maksimovich Zhirmunsky, Russian literary historian, linguist (d. 1971)
  • Aug 5 Donald Kerr, Eagle Grove IA, actor (Carnival Lady, Devil Bat)
  • Aug 6 William Slim, British general (d. 1970)
  • Aug 8 Adolf Busch, German violinist (d. 1952)
  • Aug 9 Max Tak, Dutch violinist/radio commentator
  • Aug 10 Henry O'Neill, actor (Lady Killer, Nothing But Trouble), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • Aug 14 Marinus de Jong, composer
  • Aug 21 Emiliano Mercado del Toro, World's oldest living man 2004-2007 (d. 2007)

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Aug 21 [George] Bugs Moran, American gangster, born in St. Paul, Minnesota (d. 1957)

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  • Aug 22 Francis McDonald, Bowling Green Ky, actor (Will-Adv of Champion)
  • Aug 22 Jacques Lipchitz, Polish/French/US painter/cubist sculptor
  • Aug 24 Alexander Mikhaylovich Dzegelyonok, composer
  • Aug 24 Germaine Loosveldt, Flemish actress (Kniertje in On hope)
  • Aug 25 Alberto Savinio, [Andrea de Chirico], Italian writer/composer
  • Aug 25 Luis Iruarrizaga Aguirre, composer
  • Aug 25 Samuel Gardner, composer
  • Aug 26 Emmy van Lokhorst, Dutch author
  • Aug 26 Ferdinand Bruckner, [Theodor Tagger], Austrian playwright (Races)
  • Aug 28 Stanley Andrews, actor (Shine on Harvest Moon), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 29 Michael Chekhov, Russia, actor (Abie's Irish Rose, Rhapsody)