Famous People Born in November 1900

  • Nov 3 Roger Blunt, cricketer (NZ all-rounder in 9 Tests 1930-32)
  • Nov 3 Adolf Dassler, founder of Adidas (d. 1978)
  • Nov 4 Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars)
  • Nov 4 Lucreţiu Pătrăşcanu, Romanian communist activist and sociologist (d. 1954)
  • Nov 5 Martin Dies, Jr., American politician (d. 1972)
  • Nov 7 Efrem Kurtz, conductor (Houston Symph 1948-54), born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • Nov 8 Georges Lonque, composer

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Nov 8 Margaret Mitchell, author (Gone With the Wind), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1949)

  • Nov 8 Mihailo Vukdragovic, composer
  • Nov 8 Albert F. Frey-Wyssling, Küssnacht, Swiss Botanist and pioneer of submicroscopic morphology and the discipline of molecular biology
  • Nov 11 Helena Konopacka, Polish discus thrower (Olympic gold 1928)
  • Nov 11 Hugh Scott, (Sen-R-Penn), minority whip
  • Nov 11 John Longden, British actor (Man From Interpol), born in the West Indies (d. 1971)
  • Nov 13 Edward Buzzell, American film director (d. 1985)
  • Nov 14 Clara Fasano, sculptor

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Nov 14 Aaron Copland, American composer (Billy the Kid, Appalachian Spring) (d. 1990), born in Brooklyn, New York

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  • Nov 17 Marcel Dalio, actor (Casablanca), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 18 Constantin Alajalov, Russian artist (Ditters & Jitters)
  • Nov 18 Howard Thurman, theologian/author (Deep River, Deep in the Hunger)
  • Nov 18 George Kistiakowsky, Ukrainian-American Chemist who helped develop the first atomic bomb (Manhattan Project), but later opposed nuclear weapons, born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • Nov 19 Anna Seghers, [Netty Radvanyi-Reiling], German author (7th Cross)
  • Nov 19 Anton Walbrook, [Adolf Wohlbrook], actor (Laura), born in Vienna, Austria
  • Nov 19 Mikhail Lavrentyev, Russian scientist (d. 1980)
  • Nov 19 Bunny Ahearne, Irish ice hockey promoter (d. 1985)
  • Nov 20 Chester Gould, cartoonist (Dick Tracy)
  • Nov 21 Alice Calhoun, American Silent film actress (Flowing Gold), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1966)
  • Nov 22 Hugo Godron, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1971)
  • Nov 22 Tom Macdonald, Welsh journalist and novelist (d. 1980)
  • Nov 24 Cornelius Kee, composer
  • Nov 24 Jerzy Bonawentura Toeplitz, filmmaker/teacher
  • Nov 25 Arthur Schwartz, composer (Girl from Paris, Excuse my Dust)
  • Nov 25 Helen Gahagan Douglas, Nixon's 1st opponent/(Rep-D-Ca)
  • Nov 25 Rudolf Höß, commandant of the Auschwitz concentration camp (d. 1947)
  • Nov 27 Leon Barzin, conductor (NY City Ballet 1948-58), born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Nov 27 Robert Blum, Swiss composer, born in Zurich (d. 1994)
  • Nov 28 Lester Vail, actor (Dance Fools Dance, Consolation Marriage)
  • Nov 30 Korneel Goossens, Flemish literature/art historian