Famous People Born in September 1908

  • Sep 1 Jean Crepin, soldier/industrialist
  • Sep 1 Amir Elahi, Pakistani cricketer (d. 1980)
  • Sep 2 Barbara Jo Allen, American actress (Ice Capades Revue, Rosie the Riveter), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 3 Lev Semenovich Pontryagin, Russian mathematician (d. 1988)
  • Sep 4 Edward Dmytryk, director (Carpetbaggers, Young Lions, Caine Mutiny)
  • Sep 4 Richard Wright, US, author (Native Son, Uncle Tom's Children)
  • Sep 5 Joaquin Maria Nin-Culmell, Cuban/Spanish composer, born in Berlin, Germany
  • Sep 5 Gloria Holden, British actress (d. 1991)
  • Sep 6 Anthony Wagner, genealogist
  • Sep 6 Paul Lavalle, Beacon NY, bandleader (Cities Service Band of America)
  • Sep 7 Max Kaminsky, trumpeter
  • Sep 7 Michael E DeBakey, artificial heart pioneer

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Sep 7 Paul Brown, NFL hall of fame coach (Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals), born in Norwalk, Ohio

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  • Sep 8 Geoffrey Hodges, bomb disposal expert
  • Sep 9 Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (La belle estate)
  • Sep 9 John Haeton, US, bobsled (Olympic-silver-1928, 48)
  • Sep 10 Raymond Harry Warnow Scott, American composer ('The Toy Trumpet'), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 10 Waldo Wedel, American Archaeologist (d. 1996)
  • Sep 11 Everhardus J van Romondt, physician/Dutch Antillean minister of Eco
  • Sep 13 Ray Burns Green, composer
  • Sep 14 Bernie Green, American orchestra leader (Arthur Godfrey Show, Garry Moore Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 15 Penny Singleton, American actress (Blondie) and voice actress (Jane-Jetsons), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2003)
  • Sep 15 Gerd Gaiser, German writer (Ship in the Mountain)
  • Sep 16 Beecher Moore, British sailor, born in Rochester, New York (d. 1996)
  • Sep 16 Jacobus "Ko" van de Bosch, actor/cabaret performer/director (Nemo)
  • Sep 16 James "Jimmy" Johnson, English Labor MP (1950-59, 64-83)
  • Sep 17 Franz J A Grothe, German composer
  • Sep 18 Viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50)
  • Sep 19 Mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
  • Sep 19 Tatsuo Shimabuku, founder of Isshinryu Karate (d. 1975)
  • Sep 20 Alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
  • Sep 20 Levon-Karapet His Holiness Vasken Baidjian, patriach of Etchmiadzin
  • Sep 25 Eugen Suchon, composer
  • Sep 26 Maurice Naessens, Belgian banker
  • Sep 27 Shiv Verma, Indian revolutionary soldier
  • Sep 28 Marin Goleminov, composer
  • Sep 29 James Norman Dalrymple Anderson, lawyer
  • Sep 29 Eddie Tolan, American athlete (d. 1967)
  • Sep 30 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory)
  • Sep 30 Edzard H Schaper, German/Swiss sailor/UP-correspondent/antifascist