Famous People Born in September 1905

  • Sep 1 Gervase Hughes, composer
  • Sep 1 Elvera Sanchez, Puerto Rican dancer (d. 2000)

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Sep 3 Carl David Anderson, American physicist (1936 Nobel Prize for physics), born in NYC, New York (d. 1991)

Nobel Laureat Physicist Carl David Anderson
Nobel Laureat Physicist
Carl David Anderson
  • Sep 3 Robert Ruthenfranz, composer
  • Sep 4 Mary Renault, [Mary Challens], writer (King Must Die, Funeral Games)
  • Sep 5 Arthur Koestler, Hungary, British writer (Arrow in Blue)
  • Sep 5 Justiniano Montano, Filipino politician (d. 2005)
  • Sep 7 John Whitley, British air-marshal
  • Sep 8 Henry Wilcoxon, actor (Cleopatra, Jericho, 10 Commandments)
  • Sep 9 Hussain Sha - Indian Saint, Philosopher, Pithapuram
  • Sep 12 Boris Arapov, composer
  • Sep 16 Vladimír Holan, Czech poet (d. 1980)
  • Sep 17 Dolores Costello, actress (Little Lord Fauntleroy), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 17 Hans Freudenthal, Dutch mathematician/director (OW&OC)
  • Sep 17 Jorge Urrutia Blondel, composer
  • Sep 18 Agnes De Mille, American choreographer (Oklahoma), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 18 Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, actor (Jack Benny Show), born in Oakland, California

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Sep 18 Greta Garbo, Swedish actress (Ninotchka, Grand Hotel, Camille), born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1990)

Actress Greta Garbo
Actress
Greta Garbo
  • Sep 19 Betty Garde, actress (Aggie-Real McCoys), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 19 James Holland, artist/exhibition organiser
  • Sep 19 Leon Jaworski, American Watergate scandal special prosecutor (d. 1982)
  • Sep 21 Robert Lebel, French Canadian ice hockey executive (d. 1999)
  • Sep 22 Eugen Sänger, Austrian aerospace engineer (d. 1964)
  • Sep 23 Jeno Kenessey, composer
  • Sep 24 Severo Ochoa, Nobel Laureate (d. 1993)
  • Sep 25 Nahman Avigad, Israeli archaeologist (Discovering Jerusalem), born in Zavaliv, Ukraine (d. 1992)
  • Sep 25 Red Smith, sportscaster/columnist (Fight Talk), born in Green Bay, Wisconsin
  • Sep 26 Emilio Navarro, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Sep 27 Ernest Baier, Germany, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1936)
  • Sep 27 Vjekoslav Kaleb, Yugoslavia, writer (Splendor of the Fabric)
  • Sep 28 Max Schmeling, Klein Luckow, Province of Pomerania, German world heavyweight boxing champ (1930-32)
  • Sep 28 William Northam, Austria, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • Sep 29 Francis Joseph Quinn, academic
  • Sep 30 Michael Powell, English director/screen writer/producer (Red Shoes)
  • Sep 30 Nevill Francis Mott, physicist
  • Sep 30 Ralph Forbes, actor (Romeo & Juliet, Daniel Boone), born in London, England