Famous People Born in September 1897

  • Sep 1 Andy Kennedy, Irish footballer (d. 1963)
  • Sep 3 Cecil Parker, Hastings England, actor (Indiscreet, Tale of 2 Cities)
  • Sep 3 Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer
  • Sep 3 Sally Benson, American writer (d. 1972)
  • Sep 5 Doris Kenyon, silent screen actress (Alexander Hamilton), born in Syracuse, New York
  • Sep 5 Luella Gear, actress (Joe & Mabel), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 5 Morris Carnovsky, actor (Dead Reckoning), born in St Louis, Missouri

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Sep 8 Jimmie Rodgers [James Charles], American country singer and singing brakeman, born in Meridian, Mississippi (d. 1933)

Country Singer Jimmie Rodgers
Country Singer
Jimmie Rodgers
  • Sep 10 Nancy Keene Lancaster, designer/Collector
  • Sep 10 Georges Bataille, French writer (d. 1962)
  • Sep 10 Hilde Hildebrand, German actress (d. 1976)

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Sep 12 Irene Joliot-Curie, physicist, (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1935), born in Paris, France (d. 1956), daughter of Marie Curie

Physicist/Chemist Irene Joliot-Curie
Irene Joliot-Curie
  • Sep 13 Gaspar Cassado Moreu, composer
  • Sep 18 John Mens, writer (People Without Money)
  • Sep 18 Pablo Sorozabal Marialcurrena, composer
  • Sep 20 Efim Golishev, composer
  • Sep 23 Paul Delvaux, Belgian painter (surrealist)
  • Sep 23 Walter Pidgeon, New Brunswick Can, actor (Mrs Miniver, Madame Curie)
  • Sep 25 Teddy Hart, actor (3 Men on a Horse), born in NYC, New York

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Sep 25 William Faulkner, American author (Sound & Fury-Nobel 1949), born in New Albany, Mississippi (d. 1962)

Author and Nobel Laureate William Faulkner
Author and Nobel Laureate
William Faulkner
  • Sep 26 Pope Paul VI, [Giovanni Montini], 262nd Roman Catholic pope (1963-78)
  • Sep 26 Victor O Stomps, writer
  • Sep 26 Wilhelmina J "Willy" Haak, Dutch actress/act teacher (Goethe/Brecht)
  • Sep 26 Arthur Rhys Davids, English pilot (d. 1917)
  • Sep 28 Muchtar Auesow, writer
  • Sep 29 Herbert Agar, American journalist and historian (d. 1980)