Famous People Born in April 1893

  • Apr 1 Cicely Courtneidge, Australian actress (Double Exposure), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Apr 3 Leslie Howard, [Stainer], actor (Gone With the Wind), born in London, England
  • Apr 3 Princess Maud of Fife (d. 1945)
  • Apr 5 Clas Thunberg, Finland, speed skater (Olympic-gold-1924, 28)
  • Apr 7 Irene Castle, dancer (leader in anti-vivisection movement)
  • Apr 7 Allen Dulles, American Central Intelligence Agency director (d. 1969)
  • Apr 8 Grace Cunard, silent screen actress (Resurrection), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Apr 8 Henri Puvrez, Belgian sculptor (Sereniteit)
  • Apr 11 Dean G Acheson, statesman/US Secretary of State (1949-53)
  • Apr 11 Johannes T Thijsse, Dutch founder (Waterloopkundig lab Delft)
  • Apr 16 Federico Mompou, composer
  • Apr 16 Joseph Yasser, composer
  • Apr 18 Violette Morris, French athlete (d. 1944)
  • Apr 20 Harold Lloyd, Burchard Neb, silent comic (Why Worry, Safety Last)
  • Apr 20 Hermann Ungar, Moravian writer, born in Boskovice (d. 1929)
  • Apr 20 Edna Parker, American supercentenarian
  • Apr 20 Joan MirĂ³, Spanish painter and sculptor (d. 1983)
  • Apr 23 Frank Borzage, Salt Lake City, director (7th Heaven, Strange Cargo)
  • Apr 24 Robert Harron, American actor (Birth of a Nation, Intolerance), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 26 Draza Mihajlovic, Serbian WWII hero and war criminal (d. 1946)
  • Apr 27 Norman Bel Geddes, Adrian Mich, theatrical designer (Rivals, Dead End)
  • Apr 27 Allen Sothoron, American baseball player (d. 1939)
  • Apr 29 Elisaveta Bagrjana, [Beltsheva], Bulgaria, poet
  • Apr 29 Harold C Urey, Ind, physicist (Deuterium, Nobel 1934)

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Apr 30 Joachim von Ribbentrop, Nazi foreign minister, born in Wesel, Rhine Province, German Empire (d. 1946)

Foreign Minister of the German Reich Joachim von Ribbentrop
Foreign Minister of the German Reich
Joachim von Ribbentrop