Famous People Born in 1909 (Part 3)

Birthdays 401 - 493 of 493

  • Oct 12 Zellig S Harris, US linguist
  • Oct 13 Herblock, [Herbert L Block], Roosevelt, Utah, political cartoonist
  • Oct 14 Bernd Rosemeyer, German auto racer (Indy 500)
  • Oct 14 Kalervo Tuukkanen, composer
  • Oct 14 Dorothy Kingsley, American screenwriter (d. 1996)
  • Oct 15 Robert Trout, Wake County NC, newscaster (ABC)
  • Oct 17 Crozy [William] Cole, US jazz drummer
  • Oct 18 Norberto Bobbio, Italian philosopher and legal theorist (d. 2004)
  • Oct 19 Robert Beatty, Ontario, actor (Amorous Mr Pawn, Where Eagles Dare)
  • Oct 19 Marguerite Perey, French physicist (d. 1975)
  • Oct 20 Monique Hare, French pianist
  • Oct 20 Sugiyama Yasushi, Japanese painter (d. 1993)
  • Oct 22 Litz Pisk, movement teacher
  • Oct 24 Bill Carr, American athlete (d. 1966)
  • Oct 25 Philleo Nash, US Bureau of Indian Affairs (1961-67)
  • Oct 25 Whit Bissel, American actor (Time Machine, General Kirk-Time Tunnel), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 28 Adolfs Skulte, composer
  • Oct 28 Claude Bourdet, human rights activist/journalist
  • Oct 28 Francis Bacon, Ireland, painter (Study for a Pope)
  • Oct 29 Douglass Montgomery, actor (Forbidden, Harmony Lane), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 30 Homi J. Bhabha, Indian physicist (d. 1966)
  • Nov 1 Bruno Bjelinski, composer
  • Nov 3 James "Scotty" Barrett Reston, Clydebank Scotld, journalist (NY Times)
  • Nov 4 Skeeter Webb, American baseball player (d. 1986)
  • Nov 4 Bert Patenaude, American soccer player (d. 1974)
  • Nov 4 Evelyn Johnson, Corbin Kentucky, female pilot (most flying hours - 57,685), (d. 2012)
  • Nov 6 Heinz Rottger, composer
  • Nov 6 Henk Bijvanck, composer
  • Nov 8 Alberto Erede, Italian conductor
  • Nov 9 Hendrik van Randwijk, Dutch author/founder (Vrij Netherland)
  • Nov 9 Robert Douglas, [Finlayson], Bletchley England, actor (Adv of Don Juan)
  • Nov 10 PaweĊ‚ Jasienica, Polish historian (d. 1970)
  • Nov 11 Robert Ryan, actor (Billy Budd, Dirty Dozen, Longest Day), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nov 13 Gunnar Bjornstrand, actor (Shame, Dreams), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Nov 13 Paul de Vree, Flemish author (Between Doubt & Tears)

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Nov 14 Joseph McCarthy, American Senator, (Rep - Wisconsin) who claimed anti-communists had infiltrated the US government, born in Grand Chute, Wisconsin (d. 1957)

US Senator Joseph McCarthy
US Senator
Joseph McCarthy
  • Nov 15 Don Large, Canada, choral director (Wayne King)
  • Nov 17 Gerald Savory, actor playwright/TV producer (Heart of the Matter)

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Nov 18 Johnny Mercer, American lyricist (Moon River, Old Black Magic), born in Savannah, Georgia (d. 1976)

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Songwriter
Johnny Mercer
  • Nov 19 Rose Isabel Williams, sister of Tennessee Williams
  • Nov 19 Peter Drucker, American management theorist (d. 2005)
  • Nov 19 Moses Josiah Madiba, Seshego, Pietersburg (now Polokwane) district, South African author and first African chancellor of the University of the North
  • Nov 20 Alan Bible, (Sen-D-Nev, 1954-74)
  • Nov 22 Theodorus H J Zwartkruis, Bishop of Haarlem Netherlands (1966-83)
  • Nov 22 Mikhail Mil, Russian aviation designer (d. 1970)
  • Nov 23 Nigel Tranter, author/historian (River Realm, Robert the Bruce)
  • Nov 24 Hans Melchior Brugk, composer
  • Nov 24 Hotze de Roos, Dutch youth book author (Chameleon)
  • Nov 25 Hugh Davson, physiologist/writer
  • Nov 25 Manny Martindale, cricketer (fiery WI pace bowler of 30's)
  • Nov 26 Frances Dee, American actress (Of Human Bondage), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 26 Eugene Ionesco, playwright
  • Nov 27 Astrid Allwyn, actress (Charlie Chan's Secret), born in Manchester, Connecticut
  • Nov 27 Donald John Urquhart, librarian
  • Nov 27 James Agee, American author (African Queen, Death in Family)
  • Nov 27 Anatoly Maltsev, Russian mathematician (d. 1967)
  • Nov 28 Aleksandar Rankovic, Yugoslavic partisan/vice-premier
  • Nov 29 Rupert Davies, methodist Scholar
  • Nov 30 Robert Nighthawk, American musician (d. 1967)
  • Dec 1 Jan Koplowitz, German writer, born in Kudowa (d. 2001)
  • Dec 4 Jimmy Jewel, English actor (d. 1995)
  • Dec 6 Alan McGilvray, cricketer (20 games for NSW mid 1930's) and commentator (ABC)
  • Dec 6 Kenneth Watkins, woodland conservationist
  • Dec 7 Jacob Kainen, artist/curator
  • Dec 8 Cleo Brown, jazz pianist, born in Meridian, Mississippi (d. 1995)
  • Dec 9 Douglas Fairbanks Jr, American actor (Ghost Story), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 11 Ronald McKie, Australian author (d. 1991)
  • Dec 11 John Wyer, English sports car racing team manager (d. 1989)
  • Dec 12 Armand H F Boni, the Good One, Flemish poet/writer
  • Dec 12 Karen Morley, American actress (d. 2003)
  • Dec 14 Edward L Tatum, US, molecular geneticist (Nobel 1958)
  • Dec 14 Phia [Sophia R] Berghout, harpist/founder Eduard of Beinumstichting
  • Dec 16 Henricus Verbunt, civil servant/resistance fighter
  • Dec 16 Lall Singh, cricketer (scored 15 & 29 in India's 1st Test match)
  • Dec 18 Mona Barrie, [Smith], actress (Dawn on Great Divide), born in London, England
  • Dec 19 W.A. Criswell, American (Baptist) preacher (d. 2002)
  • Dec 20 Vagn Holmboe, composer
  • Dec 20 Vakkom Majeed, Indian politician (d. 2000)
  • Dec 21 George Ball, Iowa, lawyer/undersecretary of state
  • Dec 21 Seicho Matsumoto, Japanese mystery writer and journalist (d. 1992)
  • Dec 22 Alan Carney, [David Boughal], actor (Zombies on Broadway), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 22 Patricia Hayes, English actress (d. 1998)
  • Dec 23 Barney Ross, American Welterweight Boxing Champ (1934), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 23 Don Cleverley, cricketer (two Tests for NZ 1932 & 1946, took 0-130)
  • Dec 23 Maurice Denham, actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant), born in Beckenham England (d. 2002)
  • Dec 24 Adam Popovich, composer
  • Dec 24 Adam Rapacki, Polish minister of Foreign Affairs (1956-68)
  • Dec 25 Louis van Lint, Belgian painter
  • Dec 25 Marguerite Churchill, actress (Dracula's Daughter, Big Trail)
  • Dec 25 Mike Mazurki, Tarnopal Austria, actor/wrestler (Centerfold Girls)
  • Dec 27 Johan[nes B] Schmitz, Dutch actor/reciter (Lucifer, MacBeth)
  • Dec 28 Billy Williams, singer (Your Show of Shows), born in Waco, Texas
  • Dec 28 Nikola J Vaptsarov, Bulgaria poet (Subrani Sutsjinenija)