Famous People Born in December 1907

  • Dec 3 Andrew Hutchings, teachers' leader
  • Dec 3 Connee Boswell, singer (Pete Kelly's Blue), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Dec 4 Jo Boer, Dutch author (Catharina & the Magnolias)
  • Dec 5 Lin Biao, Chinese Communist Marshal during the Civil War and party leader, born in Huanggang, Hubei, Qing Empire (d. 1971)
  • Dec 5 Giuseppe Occhialini, Italian physicist (d. 1993)
  • Dec 8 Tony Aubin, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1981)
  • Dec 9 Noel Walton Bott, engineer
  • Dec 10 Amedeo Nazzari, Cagliari Sardinia Italy, actor (Lure of Sila)
  • Dec 10 Michael Blankfort, American writer/producer/director
  • Dec 10 Rumer Godden, England, author (Thursday's Children)
  • Dec 10 Lucien Laurent, French footballer (d. 2005)
  • Dec 11 Norbert Rosseau, composer
  • Dec 12 F van Heek, Dutch sociologist
  • Dec 12 Fred Elizalde, composer
  • Dec 12 Roy Douglas, English composer and arranger (Tomorrow We Live-At Dawn We Die)
  • Dec 14 Guy Middleton, Hove England, actor (Gentlemen Marrie Brunettes)
  • Dec 15 Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect (Brasilia), (d. 2012)
  • Dec 16 Ray C Bliss, (R) Ohio State Republican Chairman
  • Dec 16 Syd Curnow, cricketer (South African batsman in 7 Tests 1930-32)
  • Dec 16 Barbara Kent, Canadian actress (Lonesome, Flesh and the Devil), born in Gadsby, Alberta, Canada (d. 2011)
  • Dec 18 Christopher Fry, Bristol England, playwright (Ring Around the Moon)
  • Dec 18 Bill Holland, American auto racer (d. 1984)
  • Dec 19 Jimmy McLarnin, former Welterweight Champion (d. 2004)
  • Dec 20 Paul Francis Webster, songwriter (d. 1984)
  • Dec 21 Garmt Stuiveling, Dutch literary (Poet in Love)
  • Dec 22 Peggy Ashcroft [Dame Edith Margaret Emily Ashcroft], British actress (Dear Brutus, Happy Days), born in Croydon, Surrey, England (d. 1991)
  • Dec 22 Yoshio Hasegawa, composer
  • Dec 23 Don McNeill, Galena Ill, host (Don McNeill TV Club)
  • Dec 23 Manuel Lopes, Cape Verdean writer and poet (d. 2005)
  • Dec 23 Avraham Stern, Polish-born Zionist leader (d. 1942)
  • Dec 24 I[sidore] F[einstein] Stone, US journalist (IF Stone's Weekly)
  • Dec 25 Cab[ell] Calloway, bandleader (Minnie the Moocha, Jazzball), born in Rochester, New York
  • Dec 25 Glenn McCarthy, American oil tycoon and businessman (d. 1988)
  • Dec 25 Mike Mazurki, Ukrainian-born actor (d. 1990)
  • Dec 27 Emile de Strijker, Belgian philosopher
  • Dec 27 Jan Willem van Otterloo, Dutch composer
  • Dec 27 Nils-Eric Ringbom, composer
  • Dec 27 Willem Van Otterloo, Winterwijk Holland, conductor (Melbourne 1967-71)
  • Dec 27 Sebastian Haffner, German journalist and writer (d. 1999)
  • Dec 27 Conrad L. Raiford, Goodwill Ambassador (d. 2002)
  • Dec 28 Roman Palester, Polish composer: The Weichsel
  • Dec 29 James Gardner, designer
  • Dec 30 Christina E "Christine" Auwen, Dutch model/singer (Haghezangers)
  • Dec 30 Robert Grant Grant-Ferris, politician