Famous People Born in 1893 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 305 of 305

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Aug 22 Dorothy Parker, American short story writer (1958 Marjorie Peabody Award), born in Long Branch, New Jersey (d. 1967)

Short Story Writer Dorothy Parker
Short Story Writer
Dorothy Parker
  • Aug 23 Roy Agnew, Australian composer (Sonata Ballade), born in Sydney (d. 1944)
  • Aug 25 Henry Trendley Dean, American dental researcher (d. 1962)
  • Aug 30 Huey P Long, Winn Parish La, (gov/sen-D-La)
  • Aug 31 Lily Laskine, French harpist (d. 1988)
  • Sep 1 Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Japans/US painter/etcher/lithographer
  • Sep 3 Florrie Rodrigo, Dutch dancer/choreography/teacher (Schepelingen)
  • Sep 4 Henry Schultz, US, farm commune leader
  • Sep 6 Irving Bacon, actor (Branded Men, Fort Ti), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • Sep 6 Claire Chennault, American pilot (d. 1958)
  • Sep 7 Leslie Hore-Belisha, British Minister of Transport
  • Sep 10 Al "Fuzzy" St John, Santa Ana California, actor (Lash of the West)
  • Sep 10 Maria de Jesus, Portuguese supercentenarian
  • Sep 11 W. Douglas Hawkes, British racing driver (d. 1974)
  • Sep 13 Larry Shields, American musician (d. 1953)
  • Sep 16 Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, Hungary, biochemist (Vitamin C, Nobel 1937)
  • Sep 16 Alexander Korda, British movie producer (3rd man)
  • Sep 17 Abel J Herzberg, Russ/Dutch writer (Persecution of Jews)
  • Sep 18 Arthur Benjamin, Australian composer (Jamaican Rumba), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Sep 18 William March, [Campbell], US, writer (Company K)
  • Sep 20 Hans H B Scharoun, German architect (Berlin Philharmonic)
  • Sep 21 Moses Pergament, composer
  • Sep 24 Blind Lemon Jefferson, Coutchman, Texas, blues singer and guitarist, (d. 1929)
  • Sep 24 Julia Faye, actress (10 Commandments, Samson & Delilah), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Sep 26 Milos Crnjanski, Serbian poet (Seobe)
  • Sep 27 Joannes DM Cornelissen, Dutch historian (Hooft & Tacitus)
  • Sep 28 Marie V Felix, prince of Luxemburg/Bourbon-Parma
  • Sep 29 Fabien Sevitzky, Vishny Volotchok Russia, conductor (Philadelphia Orch)
  • Sep 29 Phillip Tead, Somerville Mass, actor (Lightnin', Fighting Blade)
  • Sep 30 Lansdale Sasscer, American politician (d. 1964)
  • Oct 1 Faith Baldwin, author/novelist (They Who Love), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • Oct 1 Yip Man, Martial Arts Master d.(1972)
  • Oct 1 Cliff Friend, American songwriter (d. 1974)
  • Oct 2 Leroy B Shield, US pianist/producer/composer (Laurel & Hardy)
  • Oct 3 Frantisek Picha, composer
  • Oct 8 Orovida Camille Pissarro, British painter and etcher, born in Epping, England
  • Oct 9 Heinrich George, (Schulz), German actor (Hitlerjunge Quex)
  • Oct 9 Mário de Andrade, Brazilian writer, photographer and modernist, born in São Paulo (d. 1947)
  • Oct 10 August Balthazar, Belgian politician
  • Oct 12 Pall Isolfsson, composer
  • Oct 12 Velvalee Dickinson, American spy (d. 1980)
  • Oct 14 Lillian Gish, American silent film/stage actress (Birth of a Nation), born in Springfield, Ohio (d. 1993)
  • Oct 15 Charles II, King of Romania (1930-40)
  • Oct 17 Jean Binet, Swiss composer, born in Geneva (d. 1960)
  • Oct 17 Fritz Ascher, German Expressionist artist , born in Berlin, Germany
  • Oct 18 Roy Del Ruth, DE, director (About Face, Babe Ruth Story, Star Show)
  • Oct 18 Sidney Holland, NZ, PM of NZ (1949-57)
  • Oct 18 Georges Ohsawa, Japanese founder of Macrobiotics (d. 1966)
  • Oct 20 Charley Chase, American comedian, actor and director (d. 1940)
  • Oct 23 Jean Absil, Belgian composer (Peau d'Ane)
  • Oct 23 Ernest Julius Öpik, Kunda, Estonian Astronomer and Astrophysicist known for his studies of meteors and the structure and evolution of the cosmos
  • Oct 27 Johan G Dancer, Dutch poet (Meetings)
  • Oct 28 Christopher K Ingold, English chemist
  • Oct 28 Otto E Huiswoud, [Frank Billings], editor-in-chief (Negro Worker)
  • Oct 29 Johannes F "Johan" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor
  • Oct 30 Charles Atlas, [Angelo Siciliano], US, bodybuilder
  • Oct 30 Jan M Romein, Dutch historian (Low Countries at Sea)
  • Oct 30 Willi Apel, German/US musicologist (Harvard dictionary of music)
  • Oct 30 Roland Freisler, German Nazi politician (d. 1945)
  • Oct 31 Sara Allgood, actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Nov 2 Battista Farina, founder of Pininfarina company (d. 1966)
  • Nov 3 R Lindley Murray, tennis champ (US Open-1918)
  • Nov 5 Raymond Loewy, US industrial designer
  • Nov 6 August Defresne, Dutch playwright/director (Uninhabited Island)
  • Nov 7 Leatrice Joy, American actress (d. 1985)
  • Nov 8 John Miljan, Lead City SD, actor (Possessed, Final Extra, Susan Lenox)
  • Nov 8 Clarence Williams, American composer (d. 1965)
  • Nov 8 Prajadhipok, Rama VII, king of Thailand (d. 1941)
  • Nov 10 John P. Marquand, American writer (d. 1960)
  • Nov 11 Alceu Amoroso Lima, Brazilian author
  • Nov 13 Edward A Doisy Sr, US bio-chemist (Vitamin K1, Nobel 1943)
  • Nov 14 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi)
  • Nov 14 Evert S J Kruythoff, Ned Antillean author (conservation flora)
  • Nov 14 Piet Moeskops, Dutch world champ cyclist (1921-24, 26)
  • Nov 14 Carlo Emilio Gadda, Italian writer, born in Milan (d. 1973)
  • Nov 16 Cornelis J van der Klauw, Dutch biologist/zoologist
  • Nov 19 René Voisin, French classical trumpet player (d. 1952)
  • Nov 22 M Kaganovitsj Kogan, people's commissioner for Stalin
  • Nov 22 Harley J. Earl, American automobile designer (d. 1969)
  • Nov 23 Jimmy Blanckenberg, cricket pace bowler (took 60 wickets for South Africa)
  • Nov 24 Fern Andra, actress (Eyes of the World), born in Watseka, Illinois (d. 1974)
  • Nov 24 Charles F. Hurley, 54th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1946)
  • Nov 27 Stanislaw Wiechowicz, composer
  • Dec 1 Ernst Toller, German playwright, President of Bavarian Soviet Republic (1919), born in Samotschin (d. 1939)
  • Dec 1 Herman Griffith, cricketer (pioneering WI pace bowler)
  • Dec 2 Julius Bissier, German painter
  • Dec 2 Louis Freeman, band leader
  • Dec 2 William Gaxton, actor (Destry, Convoy), born in San Francisco, California
  • Dec 2 Leo Ornstein, Russian-American composer (Bio in Sonata Form), born in Kremenchuk, Russia (d. 2002) (birth date uncertain)
  • Dec 6 Lou Little, college football hall of fame coach (elected 1960)
  • Dec 10 Walter Rein, German composer, born in Stotternheim (d. 1955)
  • Dec 12 Edward G Robinson, [Goldenberg], Romania, actor (10 Commandments)
  • Dec 13 Curt Jurgens, actor (Enemy Below, Longest Day), born in Munich. Germany
  • Dec 16 Vladimir Golschmann, conductor with Immortal Downbeat, born in Paris, France
  • Dec 17 Erwin Piscator, German stage director (Der Stellvertreter)
  • Dec 23 Ann O'Neal, Missouri, actress (Nana-Professional Father)
  • Dec 24 Carl Brisson, Copenhagen Denmark, actor (Murder at the Vanities)
  • Dec 24 Ruth Chatterton, US actress (Madame X, Sarah & Son)
  • Dec 25 Bert Bertram, actor (How to Steal a Million)
  • Dec 25 Fred Hillebrand, American actor (Martin Kane), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 26 Evgeny Karlovich Tikotsky, composer
  • Dec 26 Yury Nikolayevich Tyulin, composer

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Dec 26 Mao Zedong, Chinese revolutionary and Chairman of the Communist Party of China (1949-76), born in Shaoshan, Hunan (d. 1976)

Chinese Revolutionary and Chairman of the Communist Party Mao Zedong
Chinese Revolutionary and Chairman of the Communist Party
Mao Zedong
  • Dec 31 J M Blankenberg, cricketer (60 wkts in 18 Tests for South Africa)
  • Dec 31 Max Lamberty, Flemish sociologist/author (Flemish Resurrection)