Famous People Born in 1898 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 344 of 344

  • Jul 17 Berenice Abbott, Springfield Oh, photographer (World of Atget)
  • Jul 17 Osmond Borradaile, Canadian cinematographer (d. 1999)
  • Jul 18 Herbert Marcuse, communist philosopher (Eros & Civilization), born in Berlin, Germany
  • Jul 18 John Stuart, actor (Number 17), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Jul 19 Juan Bautista Plaza-Alfonzo, composer
  • Jul 21 Ernest Willem Mulder, composer
  • Jul 21 Sara Carter, Virginia, vocalist/guitarist (Carter Family)
  • Jul 22 Alexander Calder, sculptor (mobiles, stabiles), born in Lawnton, Pennsylvania (d. 1976)
  • Jul 22 Stephen Vincent Benét, American author (d. 1943)
  • Jul 23 Mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46)
  • Jul 23 Jacob Marschak, American economist (d. 1977)
  • Jul 24 Frank Mortelmans, Belgian painter
  • Jul 27 Audley Moore, civil rights activist, humanitarian [Queen Mother]
  • Jul 28 Lawrence Gray, American actor (d. 1970)
  • Jul 29 Isidor Isaac Rabi, Poland, physicist (explored atom, Nobel 1944)
  • Jul 30 Henry Moore, England, sculptor (Vertebrae)
  • Aug 1 Morris Stoloff, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 3 Brother Adam [Kehrle], benedictine monk/beekeeper
  • Aug 8 Paul Belmondo, French sculptor (Bathing Woman, Orleans)
  • Aug 8 Alexis Minotis, Greek actor (d. 1990)
  • Aug 9 David de Jong, Dutch writer (Mutiny on the Canal)

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Aug 10 Jack Haley [John Joseph], American actor (The Wizard of Oz, Ford Star Revue), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actor Jack Haley
Actor
Jack Haley
  • Aug 11 Arthur Leslie Noel Douglas Houghton, politician/trade unionist
  • Aug 12 Oscar Homolka, actor (I Remember Mama), born in Vienna, Austria
  • Aug 13 Jean Borota, France, tennis champ (35 Wimbledons between 1922-64)
  • Aug 15 Lillian Carter, US President Jimmy Carter's (1977-1981) mom
  • Aug 15 Jan Brzechwa, Polish poet (d. 1966)
  • Aug 17 Gerard Schmook, Flemish librarian/historian/custodian
  • Aug 20 G Kraus, director Santpoort (Insanity in Netherlands)
  • Aug 20 Leopold Infeld, Polish nuclear physicist (Whom the God's Love)
  • Aug 20 Vilhelm Moberg, Swedish author and historian (d. 1973)
  • Aug 22 Francine Larrimore, Verdun France, actress (John Meade's Woman)
  • Aug 24 Albert Claude, Belgium, biologist/physician (Nobel 1974)
  • Aug 24 Malcolm Cowley, Belsano Penn, author (Flowering of New England)
  • Aug 24 Marie J Hugenholtz, [Doctor Grandi], surgeon on Curacao
  • Aug 25 Helmut Hasse, German mathematician (d. 1975)
  • Aug 25 Arthur Wood, England cricketer (d. 1973)
  • Aug 26 Peggy Guggenheim, art patron & collector
  • Aug 27 Enny de Leeuwe, [Engelina], actress (Anatevka)/wife of Pierre Mols
  • Aug 28 Ludwig Turek, German writer, born in Stendal (d. 1975)
  • Aug 29 Preston Sturges, [Edmund P Biden], Chic, director (Sullivan's Travels)
  • Aug 30 Shirley Booth, American actress (Hazel), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 1 Marilyn Miller, [Renolds], US actress (Sunny)/wife of Jack Pickford
  • Sep 5 Ebbe Hamerik, composer
  • Sep 8 Queenie Smith, American actress/dancer (Funny Side), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 9 Frank "Fordham Flash" Frisch, American baseball player (NL MVP 1931), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 10 Adele Marie Astaire, sister of Fred Astaire, entertainer, born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Sep 10 Bessie Love, Midland TX, actress (Broadway Melody, Children of Damned)
  • Sep 10 Waldo Semon, American inventor (d. 1999)
  • Sep 12 Ben Shahn, painter (1964 Arts & Letters)
  • Sep 12 Salvador Bacarisse, Spanish composer (d. 1963)
  • Sep 14 Ernest Nash, German-born archaeologist (d. 1974)
  • Sep 15 John J Slauerhoff, Dutch ship's doctor/writer/poet (El Dorado)
  • Sep 16 H.A. Rey, American children's author, creator of "Curious George" (d. 1977)
  • Sep 19 Giuseppe Saragat, president of Italy (1964-71)
  • Sep 21 Tushar Kanti Ghosh, world's oldest/longest serving newspaper Editor
  • Sep 22 Katherine Alexander, American actress (d. 1981)
  • Sep 24 Charlotte D baroness of Pallandt, Dutch sculptress

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Sep 24 Howard Florey, Australian pathologist and pharmacologist who purified penicillin (Nobel 1945), born in Adelaide, South Australia (d. 1968)

Pathologist and Nobel Laureate Howard Florey
Pathologist and Nobel Laureate
Howard Florey
  • Sep 25 Robert Brackman American artist (d. 1980)
  • Sep 26 George Gershwin, [Jacob Gershvin], Bkln, composer (Rhapsody in Blue)
  • Sep 27 Vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two)
  • Sep 28 Carl Clauberg, Nazi concentration camp doctor (d. 1957)
  • Sep 29 Trofim Lysenko, Stalinist biologist (d. 1976)
  • Sep 30 Felix Kersten, Baltic-German/Finnish masseuse (Heinrich Himmler)
  • Sep 30 Johannes Rontgen, composer
  • Sep 30 Renée Adorée, French actress (d. 1933)
  • Sep 30 Princess Charlotte of Monaco (d. 1977)
  • Oct 1 Karl Rankl, Austrian-born British composer and conductor (Covent Garden Opera Company), born in Gaaden (d. 1968)
  • Oct 3 Leo McCarey, American film director (d. 1969)
  • Oct 7 Alfred Wallenstein, conductor (Chic Symph 1922-29), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 8 Clarence Williams, composer
  • Oct 10 Lilly Daché, French-born milliner (d. 1989)
  • Oct 14 Cruys Voorbergh, Dutch actor/director (Flying Dutchman)
  • Oct 15 Gunther Ramin, composer
  • Oct 15 Boughera El Ouafi, Algerian athlete (d. 1951)
  • Oct 16 Arthur H Dean, lawyer/advisor to FDR
  • Oct 16 William O Douglas, Maine, 81st Supreme Court justice (1939-75)
  • Oct 17 Mildred Knopf, cookbook writer
  • Oct 17 Shinichi Suzuki, Japanese music teacher (Suzuki Method), born in Nagoya, Japan (d. 1998)
  • Oct 17 Simon Vestdijk, Dutch writer/poet (5th Seal)
  • Oct 18 George Cuzon, Amersham England, actor (Hooded Terror)
  • Oct 18 Lotte Lenya [Karoline Wilhelmine Charlotte Blamauer], Austrian singer and actress (The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone, From Russia with Love)
  • Oct 18 Raymond Glenn, Frankfort KY, actor (Raisin in the Sun, Carmen Jones)
  • Oct 21 Amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Italian East-Africa
  • Oct 21 Eduard Pütsep, Estonian wresler and Olympic medalist (d. 1960)
  • Oct 22 Damaso Alonso, Spanish poet (Hijos de la ira)
  • Oct 22 Marcel Mihalovici, composer
  • Oct 25 Sidney van den Bergh, Dutch businessman/politician
  • Oct 26 Beryl Rubinstein, composer
  • Oct 29 Emmanuel Bondeville, composer
  • Oct 30 Bill Terry, baseball player (d. 1989)
  • Oct 31 Alfred Sauvy, French statistician (Affluence & Population)
  • Nov 1 Arthur Legat, Belgian racing driver (d. 1960)
  • Nov 7 Raphaël Salem, Greek mathematician (d. 1963)
  • Nov 8 Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (d. 1937)
  • Nov 9 Owen Barfield, philosopher of language
  • Nov 9 Leonard Carmichael, American Psychologist and secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1953-1964), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 11 Father Hugo Enomiya-Lassalle, Germany, Jesuit priest/Zen teacher
  • Nov 11 Rene Clair, director (I Married a Witch, It Happened Tomorrow)
  • Nov 12 Abraham J D van Oosten, Dutch poet/author (His Master's Voice)
  • Nov 12 Leon Štukelj, Slovene gymnast (d. 1999)
  • Nov 13 Earl Sande, jockey (Hall of Famer)
  • Nov 14 Benjamin Fondane, Romanian-French writer and filmmaker (d. 1944)
  • Nov 15 Willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch entertainer/poet (Fish-Trap)
  • Nov 18 Joris Ivens, Nijmegen Netherlands, director (Rain)
  • Nov 18 Oswald Erich Sehlbach, composer
  • Nov 19 Arthur R. von Hippel, German-born physicist (d. 2003)
  • Nov 21 René Magritte, Belgian surrealistic painter (This is Not a Pipe)
  • Nov 22 Wiley Post, Grand Plain Tx, aviator/parachutist (crashed in Alaska)

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Nov 26 Karl Ziegler, German chemist and Nobel Laureate (polymers), born in Helsa, German Empire (d. 1973)

Chemist/Nobel Laureate Karl Ziegler
Chemist/Nobel Laureate
Karl Ziegler
  • Nov 27 Nelly Steuer-Wagenaar, Dutch pianist
  • Nov 27 Fredric Warburg, publisher and author (d. 1981)
  • Nov 28 Yuri N Libedinski, Ukrainian writer (Birth of Hero) [OS]

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Nov 29 C. S. Lewis [Clive Staples], British sci-fi author (Silver Chair), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland (d. 1963)

Author and Theologian C. S. Lewis
Author and Theologian
C. S. Lewis
  • Nov 29 Rod La Rocque, American actor (The Ten Commandments), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1969)
  • Nov 30 Roy "Link" Lyman, NFL tackle (Chicago Bears)
  • Dec 1 Cyril Ritchard, Australian actor (Peter Pan, Hans Brinker), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Dec 2 Indra Lal Roy, Indian pilot (d. 1918)
  • Dec 3 Lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer
  • Dec 5 Josh Malihabadi, Urdu poet of India and Pakistan (d. 1982)
  • Dec 5 Grace Moore, Slabtown, Tennessee, American soprano (One Night of Love)
  • Dec 6 Alfred Eisenstaedt, photo journalist
  • Dec 6 Gunnar Myrdal, Sweden, sociologist/economist (Nobel 1974)
  • Dec 6 Herman Shumlin, actor (Watch on the Rhine)
  • Dec 9 Emmett Kelly, Sedan KS, circus clown (Weary Willie)
  • Dec 10 Anton Mauve, Dutch painter
  • Dec 10 Yuri N Libedinski, Ukrainian writer (Birth of Hero) [NS]
  • Dec 11 Nils J E Ferlin, Swedish poet (Barfotabarn)
  • Dec 13 Daniel Lazarus, French composer (d. 1964)
  • Dec 14 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer
  • Dec 15 Fernando Remacha, composer
  • Dec 18 Jacob Kruijt, Dutch sociologist
  • Dec 20 Irene [Marie] Dunne, actress (Show Boat, I Remember Mama), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Dec 21 Ira S Bowen, US physicist/astronomer (Mt Wilson/Palomar)
  • Dec 22 Lionel Charles Robbins, economist, born in Middlesex, England
  • Dec 22 Vladimir Aleksandrovich Fock, Russian physicist (d. 1974)
  • Dec 24 Héctor Scarone, Uruguayan footballer (d. 1967)
  • Dec 24 Baby Dodds, American jazz drummer (d. 1959)
  • Dec 25 Theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter
  • Dec 28 Carl-Gustaf Rossby, Swedish meteorologist (d. 1957)
  • Dec 28 Shigematsu Sakaibara, Japanese admiral (d. 1947)
  • Dec 29 Jeanne Leleu, composer
  • Dec 30 Vincent Lopez, American orchestra leader (Welcome Aboard), born in Brooklyn, New York