Famous People Born in 1905 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 430

  • Jun 13 Doc Cheatham, jazz musician
  • Jun 13 Kumar Shri Duleepsinhji, cricketer (England 1929-31)
  • Jun 15 James Robertson Justice, Scotland, actor (Above Us the Waves)
  • Jun 18 Eduard Tubin, composer
  • Jun 18 John Gardener, boatbuilder/writer
  • Jun 19 George Voskovec, Czech, actor (Fred-Nero Wolfe, Peter-Skag)
  • Jun 19 Taneli Kuusisto, composer
  • Jun 19 Mildred Natwick, American actress (Barefoot in the Park, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon) born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1994)
  • Jun 20 Lillian Hellman, American playwright (Toys in the Attic, Little Foxes), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1984)
  • Jun 21 Jacques Goddot, French publisher (Tour de France)

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Jun 21 Jean-Paul Sartre, French existentialist philosopher and writer (Le Mur, Nobel 1964; declined), born in Paris (d. 1980)

  • Jun 22 Walter Leigh, composer
  • Jun 23 Jack Pickersgill, Canadian politician (d. 1997)
  • Jun 25 Ian Cromb, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in the early 1930's)
  • Jun 26 Jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
  • Jun 26 Jan Louis Guillaume "Yvan" Doornik, Neth resistance fighter in France
  • Jun 27 Ruby Middleton Forsythe, teacher (50 years in 1 room school in SC)
  • Jun 29 Manuel Altolaguirre, Spanish poet/publisher (La lenta libertad)
  • Jun 29 Alphaeus Hamilton Zulu (Bishop Zulu), Nquthu Natal, Anglican bishop of Zululand and Swaziland
  • Jun 30 Nestor Paiva, actor (Comanche, Fear, Tarantula, Killer Ape), born in Fresno, California
  • Jul 2 René Lacoste [the Crocodile], French tennis player (7 grand slam titles) and businessman, born in Paris, France (d. 1996)
  • Jul 4 Dante Fiorillo, composer
  • Jul 4 Lionel Trilling, author (1969 Poses Award, Liberal Imagination)
  • Jul 4 Irving Johnson, American adventurer (d. 1991)
  • Jul 5 Isa Miranda [Ines Sampietro], Italian model and actress (La Ronde), born in Bergamo (d. 1982)
  • Jul 5 Jock "Herbie" Cameron [Horace Brakenridge Cameron], South African cricket keeper (captain), born in Port Elizabeth, Cape Province (d. 1935)
  • Jul 5 Myles Horton, American educator and Civil Rights Movement teacher (d. 1990)
  • Jul 7 Marcel Rubin, composer
  • Jul 8 Leonid Amalrik, Russian animator (d. 1997)

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Jul 9 Clarence Campbell, Canadian 3rd president of the NHL (1946-77), born in Fleming, Saskatchewan (d. 1984)

3rd President of the NHL Clarence Campbell
3rd President of the NHL
Clarence Campbell
  • Jul 10 Thomas Gomez, American actor (Force of Evil, Key Largo, Kim, Sellout), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 10 Wolfram Sievers, Nazi physician (d. 1948)
  • Jul 12 John C F, son of English King George V
  • Jul 13 Alfredo M. Santos, First Four-star General of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, World War II hero (d. 1990)
  • Jul 15 Dorothy Fields, lyricist (I'm in the Mood for Love)
  • Jul 17 Norman Waterhouse Lees, jazz fan
  • Jul 17 William Gargan, American actor (Dynamite, Ellery Queen), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 19 Boyd Neel, Blackheath, Kent England, conductor (Story of an Orch)
  • Jul 19 Edgar P Snow, US author/journalist: Red star over China
  • Jul 19 Louis Philip Kentner, composer
  • Jul 20 Molly Mary Nesta Keane, writer
  • Jul 21 Diana Trilling, writer
  • Jul 22 Boris Alexandrov, conductor (Red Army Song/Dance Ensemble)
  • Jul 22 Doc Cramer, American baseball player (d. 1990)
  • Jul 23 Erich Itor Kahn, Rimbach, Odenwald, German composer of Jewish descent
  • Jul 25 Elias Canetti, Bulgarian-British author (Life-Terms, Nobel 1981), born in Ruse, Bulgaria (d. 1994)
  • Jul 25 Denys Watkins-Pitchford, writer and illustrator (d. 1990)
  • Jul 28 Charles William Hutton, architect

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Jul 29 Clara Bow, American silent screen actress (It, Saturday Night Kid), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1965)

Silent Screen Actress Clara Bow
Silent Screen Actress
Clara Bow
  • Jul 29 Dag Hammarskjöld, Swedish public servant, 2nd Secretary-General of the United Nations (1953-61) and posthumous Nobel Peace Prize winner (1961), born in Jönköping, Sweden (d. 1961)
  • Jul 29 Stanley Kunitz, American poet (d. 2006)

  • Jul 31 Trenchard Cox, British museum director, born in London (d. 1995)
  • Aug 2 Karl Amadeus Hartmann, composer

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Aug 2 Myrna Loy, American actress (Jazz Singer, Thin Man, Vanity Fair), born in Helena, Montana (d. 1993)

Actress Myrna Loy
Actress
Myrna Loy
  • Aug 3 Maggie Kuhn, activist/co-founder (Gray Panthers)
  • Aug 4 Michael Scott Montague Fordham, English child psychiatrist and Jungian analyst, born in Kensington, London (d. 1995)
  • Aug 8 Andre Jolivet, composer (L'Eunuque), born in Paris, France
  • Aug 8 Nino Martini, Verona Italy, actor (Here's to Romance)
  • Aug 8 Wachtang Ananjan, writer
  • Aug 9 Elizabeth Lane, 1st female British supreme court justice
  • Aug 9 Leo Genn, actor (Affair in Monte Carlo), born in London, England
  • Aug 10 Bernard Benjamin Gillis, British judge
  • Aug 10 Richard F Kahn, baron of Hampstead/British economist
  • Aug 10 Era Bell Thompson, American magazine editor (Ebony), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 1986)
  • Aug 11 Erwin Chargaff, Austrian biochemist (d. 2002)
  • Aug 12 Joan [Jacobus J] Remmelts, Dutch actor (Jantjes, Twee Vorstinnen)
  • Aug 14 Nicolas Cotoner y Cotoner, spanish courtier
  • Aug 17 John Hay Whitney, publisher (NY Herald Trib 1961-67)
  • Aug 18 Peter Paul Kreuder, composer
  • Aug 19 Fitzhugh Lee, US pilot/vice-admiral (WW II, Navy Cross)
  • Aug 19 Jacques de Menasce, composer
  • Aug 20 Duncan Macrae, actor (Casino Royale, Kidnapped), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Aug 20 Jack [Weldon J] Teagarden, US trombonist/actor (Meet Band Leaders)
  • Aug 20 Jean Gebser, German-born author, linguist, and poet (d. 1973)
  • Aug 21 Isadore I Friz Freleng, animator (Warner Bros cartoons), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Aug 22 Wade Crosby, American actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood), born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (d. 1975)
  • Aug 23 Leonard Constant Lambert, composer (King Pest), born in London, England
  • Aug 24 Don Douglas, Scottish actor (The Black Castle), born in Kinleyside, Scotland (d. 1945)
  • Aug 24 Arthur Crudup, American blues singer and guitarist, born in Forest, Mississippi (d. 1974)
  • Aug 24 Siaka Stevens, President of Sierra Leone (1971-85), born in Moyamba, Sierra Leone (d. 1988)
  • Aug 25 Undine Smith Moore, African-American composer, born in Jarratt, Virginia (d. 1989)
  • Aug 25 Faustina Kowalska, Polish Roman Catholic nun and mystic, born in Głogowiec, Poland (d. 1938)
  • Aug 27 Alexander Johnston, CEO (Board of Inland Revenue)
  • Aug 27 Frederick O'Neal, Brooksville Miss, actor (Car 54 Where Are You)
  • Aug 28 Cyril Walters, Welsh cricketer (solid England batsman of 30's), born in Bedlinog, Glamorgan, Wales (d. 1992)
  • Aug 28 Sam Levene, American Broadway actor (Demon, Gung Ho, Boomerang), born in Russia (d. 1980)
  • Aug 29 Lan Adomian, Russian-born American composer, born in Moghiler-Podolsk (d. 1979)
  • Aug 29 Martinus A. Jansen, Bishop of Rotterdam (1956-70), born in Amsterdam (d. 1983)
  • Aug 31 Dore Schary, American producer, writer and director (Act 1, Boys Town, Big City), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1958)
  • Aug 31 Sal Tas, Dutch journalist & CIA agent (Het Parool) [or 1897]
  • Aug 31 Sanford Meisner, American actor and teacher, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1997)
  • 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, Hungarian-British writer (Arrow in Blue), born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1983)
  • Sep 5 Justiniano Montano, Filipino politician, born in Tanza, Cavite, Philippines (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, Russian composer, born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1992)
  • Sep 16 Vladimír Holan, Czech poet (d. 1980)
  • 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, American actress (Aggie-Real McCoys), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1989)
  • 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, German 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, Austrian 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
  • Oct 4 Leon Orthel, Dutch composer, born in Roosendaal (d. 1985)
  • Oct 4 Rene Defossez, composer
  • Oct 5 Harriet E MacGibbon, American actress, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1987)

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Oct 6 Helen Wills, American tennis player (8 Wimbledon titles 1927-1938), born in Centerville California (d. 1998)

Tennis Player Helen Wills Moody
Tennis Player
Helen Wills Moody
  • Oct 7 Andy Devine, [Jeremiah Schwartz], actor (Andy's Gang), born in Flagstaff, Arizona
  • Oct 9 May Moxon, dance producer
  • Oct 9 Howard St John, Chicago-born actor (Born Yesterday, Li'l Abner), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1974)
  • Oct 10 Jane Winton, American actress (Hell's Angel, Patsy, Don Juan), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1959)
  • Oct 11 Fred Trump, American real estate developer, father of Donald Trump, born in NYC, New York (d. 1999)
  • Oct 12 Rick Ferrell, American baseball Hall of Fame catcher, born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 1995)
  • Oct 15 Alexey Kozlovsky, composer
  • Oct 15 Charles P Snow, English novelist/scientist (Death Under Sail)
  • Oct 15 Dag Ivar Wiren, composer
  • Oct 15 Edna Deanne Fuelling, dancer choreographer/drama teacher
  • Oct 15 C. P. Snow, British writer (d. 1980)
  • Oct 16 Rex Bell, cowboy actor (Cowboys & Injuns)/lt-gov (Nevada), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 16 Wild Bill Elliott, Pattonsburg MO, actor (Beyond the Sacramento)
  • Oct 17 Franco Albini, Italian architect
  • Oct 18 Felix Houphouet-Boigny, President of Ivory coast (1960-93)
  • Oct 22 Joseph Kosma, composer
  • Oct 22 Karl Jansky, Czech, discoverer (cosmic radio emissions in 1932)
  • Oct 23 Alexander Shamil'yevich Melik-Pashayev, composer
  • Oct 23 Felix Bloch, Swiss/US nuclear physicist (Nobel 1952)
  • Oct 24 Elizabeth Poston, composer
  • Oct 26 George Flahiff, Canadian Cardinal (d. 1989)
  • Oct 28 Harry Broadhurst, airman
  • Oct 29 Laurence Dowdall, lawyer
  • Oct 30 Christian Darnton, composer
  • Nov 1 Paul-Émile Borduas, Quebec painter (d. 1960)
  • Nov 2 Fred Lipmann, watchmaker
  • Nov 3 Lois Mailou Jones, US painter (Peasants on Parade)
  • Nov 3 William Donald Campbell, diarist/ornithologist
  • Nov 4 Martin Raschke, German author/publisher/war correspondent
  • Nov 5 George Bissett, cricketer (successful South African quick in 1927-28)
  • Nov 5 Joel McCrea, actor (Marshal-Wichita Town), born in South Pasadena, California
  • Nov 7 William Alwyn, composer
  • Nov 8 Richard Nicholson, musician
  • Nov 9 Erika Mann, German/US author (Other Germany)/daughter of Thomas Mann
  • Nov 9 James William Fulbright, (Sen-D-Mo)
  • Nov 11 Israel Aaron Maisels, lawyer
  • Nov 12 Evgeny Grigor'yevich Bruslovsky, composer
  • Nov 12 Solon Michaelides, composer
  • Nov 14 L H Ruitenberg, vicar/editor in chief (Reformed of Netherlands)
  • Nov 14 Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian author
  • Nov 14 John Henry Barbee, American guitarist and singer (d. 1964)
  • Nov 15 Annunzio Mantovani, orchestra leader (Mantovani), born in Venice, Italy
  • Nov 16 Astrid SLT Bernadotte, Queen of Belgium/Princess of Sweden
  • Nov 17 Arthur Chipperfield, cricketer (Aus batsman & leggie 99 on Test debut)
  • Nov 17 Astrid Bernadotte, Princess of Sweden
  • Nov 17 Mischa Auer, [Ounskowsky], actor (My Man Godfrey), born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • Nov 17 Wazyk, [Adam Wagman], Polish poet/author (Eyes & Mouth)
  • Nov 19 Tommy Dorsey, Mahanoy Plane Pa, orchestra leader (Stage Show, Mahogany)
  • Nov 21 David Moule-Evans, composer
  • Nov 22 James Burnham, philosopher (Coming Defeat of Communism)
  • Nov 24 Ireene Wicker, American singer and actress (Singing Lady), born in Quincy, Illinois (d. 1987)
  • Nov 26 George Emlyn Williams, Wales, actor/playwright (David Copperfield)
  • Nov 26 Bob Johnson, American baseball player (d. 1982)
  • Nov 27 Daniel Sternefeld, Belgian conductor/composer (Mater Dolorosa)
  • Nov 27 Astrid Allwyn, American actress (Charlie Chan's Secret), born in Manchester, Connecticut (d. 1978)
  • Nov 29 Mowbray Henry Gordon Howard, 6th Earl of Effingham
  • Nov 29 Marcel Lefebvre, French Roman catholic bishop (d. 1991)
  • Dec 1 Charles Finney, American author (Circus of Dr Lao)
  • Dec 1 Ida Carroll, English musician and administrator, (d. 1995)
  • Dec 1 Alexander Wilson, Canadian and Notre Dame athlete (d. 1994)
  • Dec 2 Osvaldo Pugliese, musician/composer
  • Dec 3 Leslie Ames, cricketer (England wicket-keeper of 30's Outstanding bat)
  • Dec 4 Emilio Médici, president Brazil (1969-74)
  • Dec 5 Otto Preminger, Austrian director/producer (Laura, Exodus)
  • Dec 5 Gus Mancuso, American baseball player (d. 1984)
  • Dec 6 James J. Braddock, American boxer (d. 1974)
  • Dec 7 Gerard Kuiper, Dutch/US astronomer (moons of Uranus, Neptune)
  • Dec 8 Charles Cushing, composer
  • Dec 8 Ernst Hermann Meyer, composer
  • Dec 8 Frank Faylen, actor (Herbert Gillis-Dobie Gillis), born in St Louis, Missouri