Famous People Born in 1910

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 483

  • Jan 1 Russ Bender, actor/writer (Amazing Colossal Man, Space Monster)
  • Jan 2 Ulrich Becher, German writer and playwright, born in Berlin (d. 1990)
  • Jan 2 Srirangam Srinivasarao, Telugu Poet (d. 1983)
  • Jan 3 Thomas Stuart Willan, historian
  • Jan 3 Frenchy Bordagaray, American baseball player (d. 2000)
  • Jan 4 Arthur Villeneuve, Quebec painter (d. 1990)
  • Jan 5 Hugh Brannum, American actor (d. 1987)
  • Jan 6 Wright Morris, US writer
  • Jan 7 Alain JG de Rothschild, France, banker/baron
  • Jan 7 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/runner (Olympic-gold-1936)
  • Jan 7 Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Pakistani poet (d. 1984)
  • Jan 7 Orval Faubus, Governor of Arkansas (d. 1994)
  • Jan 8 Richard Cromwell, [LeRoy Melvin Radabaugh], actor (Jezebel), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 8 Galina Ulanova, St Petersburg Russia, ballerina (Bolshoi)
  • Jan 9 Dick Henry Jurgen, bandleader
  • Jan 10 Dorothy Stroud, garden historian
  • Jan 10 Jean Martinon, Lyons France, conductor/composer
  • Jan 11 Izler Solomon, conductor, born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Jan 11 Trygve Bratteli, Norwegian Prime Minister (Labour: 1971-72, 1973-76), born in Nøtterøy, Norway (d. 1984)
  • Jan 11 Sir Shane Paltridge, Australian politician (d. 1966)
  • Jan 12 Charles Martin, cartoonist
  • Jan 12 Luise Rainer, Austria, actress (Escapade, Good Earth, Big City)
  • Jan 12 Patsy Kelly, Bkln, actress (Rosemary's Baby, North Ave Irregulars)
  • Jan 14 Renier van der Velden, composer
  • Jan 16 David McCampbell, US pilot/capt (WW II-Pacific-downed 34 Jap planes)
  • Jan 17 Edith S Green, (Rep-D-Ore)
  • Jan 17 Michael Economides, restaurateur
  • Jan 18 Arthur John Howard, actor (Frieda, Last Holiday, Paradiso, Glass Cage)
  • Jan 19 Willi Schmidt, Germany, director
  • Jan 20 Abram Hill, director/playwright/founder (American Negro Theater)
  • Jan 20 Ennio Porrino, composer

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Jan 20 Joy Adamson, (born Friederike Viktoria Gessner) Troppau Austria-Hungary, naturalist/author (Born Free)

Naturalist and Author Joy Adamson
Naturalist and Author
Joy Adamson
  • Jan 20 Lauritz Lauritzen, German politician
  • Jan 20 Nina Verchinina, dancer choreographer/teacher
  • Jan 21 Lord Cayzer, British financier/swcheeps magnate/multi-millionaire
  • Jan 21 Eua Sunthornsanan, Thai composer and bandleader (d. 1981)
  • Jan 23 Django Reinhardt, Belgium, Gypsy jazz guitarist
  • Jan 25 Harold Watkinson, politician/businessman
  • Jan 25 Hendrik Willem Hans Osieck, composer
  • Jan 26 Elmar Klos, Czech director (Adrift)
  • Jan 26 Marijan Lipovsek, composer
  • Jan 26 Jean Image, Hungarian-born French animator (d. 1989)
  • Jan 28 Arnold Moss, Bkln, actor (Loves of Carmen, Kim, Quebec, Viva Zapata)
  • Jan 28 John Banner, actor (Sgt Hans Schultz-Hogan's Heroes), born in Vienna, Austria
  • Jan 28 Verda Bryant, American author
  • Jan 29 Paul Hodder-Williams, publisher
  • Jan 29 Colin Middleton, Irish artist (d. 1983)
  • Jan 30 Frans Dohmen, union leader (Dutch Catholic Mineworker's Union)
  • Jan 30 C Subramaniam, Indian politician (d. 2000)
  • Jan 31 Herbert Ashworth, CEO (Nationwide Building Society)
  • Feb 1 Jahangir Khan, cricketer (father of Majid, Indian player 1932-36)
  • Feb 1 Michael Kanin, director/writer/actor (Woman of the Year), born in Rochester, New York
  • Feb 2 Charlotte Auerbach, British geneticist and zoologist, born in Krefeld, Germany (d. 1994)
  • Feb 2 Hendrik H K Beernink, Dutch politician (CHU)
  • Feb 3 Blas Galindo Dimas, San Gabriel Mexico, composer (A la Patria)
  • Feb 3 Nelson Case, TV host (Trash or Treasure), born in Long Beach, California
  • Feb 4 Alfred Mendelsohn, composer
  • Feb 4 Uys Krige, South African playwright/novelist (Orphan of the Desert)
  • Feb 5 Martha van Och-Scholl, German/Dutch resistance fighter (WW II)
  • Feb 5 Francisco Varallo, Argentine footballer
  • Feb 5 Charles Leblond, Canadian Cell Biologist (d. 2007)
  • Feb 6 George H Poyser, English soccer player/manager (Brentford)
  • Feb 6 Irmgard Keun, German author (d. 1982)
  • Feb 6 Carlos Marcello, Tunisian-born gangster (d. 1993)
  • Feb 7 Buster Crabbe, 400m US swimmer (Olympics-gold-1932)
  • Feb 9 Jacques Monod, French biochemist
  • Feb 10 Dominique Pire, Belgium, educator, aided WW II refugees (Nobel 1958)
  • Feb 10 Douglas Spencer, actor (Thing, This Island Earth, River of No Return)
  • Feb 10 Joyce Grenfell, actress (Pickwick Papers, Americanization of Emily)
  • Feb 10 Paul Whitelaw, cricketer (NZ opening batsman v England 1933)
  • Feb 12 Forsyth Hardy, documentary film pioneer
  • Feb 12 Lee Byung Chull, Korean industrialist/founder (Samsung Business)

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Feb 13 William Shockley, US physicist (Nobel 1956), racist, born in London, England

Physicist William Shockley
Physicist
William Shockley
  • Feb 15 9th earl of Jersey, English large landowner/art collector
  • Feb 16 Michael Milne-Watson, CEO (BUPA)
  • Feb 16 Miguel Bernal Jiminez, composer
  • Feb 17 Marc Lawrence, actor (Man With Golden Gun), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 20 Julian Trevelyan, English Surrealist painter/collage maker
  • Feb 20 Millicent Fenwick, (Rep-R-NJ 1975-82)
  • Feb 21 Douglas R S Bader, British pilot (WW II)
  • Feb 21 Carmine Galante, Italian-born gangster (d. 1979)
  • Feb 21 Eddie Waring, British sports commentator (d. 1986)
  • Feb 22 Al Sears, jazz performer
  • Feb 22 Muriel Monkhouse, Red Cross worker
  • Feb 22 Nicholas Monsarrat, novelist, born in Liverpool, England
  • Feb 24 Arthur Hazlerigg, British peer and cricketer (d. 2002)
  • Feb 25 Millicent Fenwick, (Rep-R-NJ 1975-82) (Doonesbury), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 27 Joan Bennett, Palasades NJ, actress (Little Women, Disraeli)
  • Feb 27 Peter De Vries, author (Reuben Reuben, Prick of Noon), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Feb 27 Ted Horn, American race car driver (d. 1948)
  • Feb 27 Clarence "Kelly" Johnson, American aircraft engineer (Lockheed Skunk Works; d. 1990)
  • Feb 28 Roman Maciejewski, composer
  • Feb 28 Vincente Minnelli, director (An American in Paris, Gigi), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mar 1 David Niven, actor (Casino Royale, The Pink Panther), born in London, England (d. 1983)

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Mar 1 Archer John Porter Martin, English chemist and Nobel laureate, born in London (d. 2002)

Nobel Prize Winning Chemist Archer John Porter Martin
Nobel Prize Winning Chemist
Archer John Porter Martin
  • Mar 2 Hope Clara Chenhalls, food inspector
  • Mar 3 Kittens Reichert, American silent screen child actor (d. 1990)
  • Mar 4 Tancredo Neves, president of Civil rights activist
  • Mar 5 Joan Sterndale Bennett, NJ, actress (Elizabeth-Dark Shadows)

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Mar 5 Momofuku Ando, Taiwanese-Japanese inventor of instant noodles and cup noodles, born in Wu Baifu, Chiayi County, Taiwan (d. 2007)

Inventor of Instant Noodles Momofuku Ando
Inventor of Instant Noodles
Momofuku Ando
  • Mar 8 Bernard Benjamin, statistician, actuary and demographer (d. 2002)
  • Mar 9 Ed[uard] Hoornik, Dutch writer/poet (Survivor)

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Mar 9 Samuel Barber, American composer (School for Scandal), born in West Chester, Pennsylvania (d. 1981)

Composer Samuel Barber
Composer
Samuel Barber
  • Mar 11 Robert H G Havemann, German chemist
  • Mar 12 Roger L Stevens, producer (Giant)
  • Mar 12 Tony "Two-Ton" Galento, boxer/actor (On the Waterfront), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • Mar 12 Wilhelmus L Reijers, sculptor
  • Mar 12 Masayoshi Ohira, Prime Minister of Japan (d. 1980)
  • Mar 13 Sammy Kaye, Rocky River Ohio, orchestra leader (Sammy Kaye Show)
  • Mar 13 Karl Gustav Ahlefeldt, Danish actor (d. 1985)
  • Mar 15 An Rutgers van der Loeff-Basenau, children book writer (Skating Race)
  • Mar 16 Aladar Gerevich, Hungary, sabres (Olympic-gold-1948)
  • Mar 16 Andrew Miller-Jones, British TV pioneer
  • Mar 16 Iftikhar Ali Khan, cricketer (Nawab of Pataudi, England & India)
  • Mar 16 Martijn Lijnema, boer/resistance fighter (WW II)
  • Mar 16 Norman Wooland, Dusseldorf Germany, actor (Hamlet)
  • Mar 17 Bayard Rustin, civil rights leader
  • Mar 18 Chiang Ching-huo, son of Chinese president Chiang Kai-shek/President (1978-88)
  • Mar 19 Sergei Nikolayevich Anokhin, cosmonaut
  • Mar 19 Joseph F. Carroll, US Air Force Lt. Gen. and Founding Director, Defense Intelligence Agency (d. 1991)
  • Mar 21 Nick Castle, Bkln, choreographer (Dinah Shore, Judy Garland)
  • Mar 21 M S Khan, Bangladeshi intellectual (d. 1978)
  • Mar 22 Nicholas Monsarret, England, writer (Cruel Sea)

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Mar 23 Akira Kurosawa, director (7 Samurai, Ran), born in Tokyo Japan, (d. 1998)

Film director, screenwriter Akira Kurosawa
Film director, screenwriter
Akira Kurosawa
  • Mar 23 Lale [Liselotte H] Anderson, German singer/actress (Der Pott)
  • Mar 24 Jacques Chailley, composer
  • Mar 24 Richard Conte, actor (4 Just Men, Tony Rome, Hotel), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Mar 25 Mario Peragallo, Italian composer
  • Mar 25 Magda Olivero, Italian soprano
  • Mar 27 Ai Qing, Chinese poet, born in Jinhua, Zhejiang province (d. 1996)
  • Mar 27 Rudi Ball, Germany, Jewish ice hockey star (Olympic-bronze-1932)
  • Mar 28 Ingrid, Queen Mother of Denmark
  • Mar 28 Frederick Baldwin Adams, Jr., American Librarian (d. 2001)
  • Mar 28 Jimmie Dodd, American actor (d. 1964)
  • Mar 30 Józef Marcinkiewicz, mathematician (d. 1940)
  • Apr 2 Arnie Herber, NFL QB (Green Bay Packers, NY Giants)
  • Apr 2 Irene Mayer Selznick, producer (Street Car Named Desire)
  • Apr 2 Joeri German, Russian writer
  • Apr 2 Paul Triquet, Canadian military officer (d. 1980)
  • Apr 4 Agnes Patrick, campaigner
  • Apr 6 Desmond Dreyer, British admiral
  • Apr 8 George Musso, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)
  • Apr 8 Wendell Bill, cricketer (NSW bat 1929-36 Century on debut 1930)
  • Apr 9 Abraham A Ribicoff, (Sen-D-Ct)
  • Apr 9 Sharon Lynn, Weatherford TX, actress (Way Out West, Big Broadcast)
  • Apr 10 Abu-Bakr Khairat, composer
  • Apr 10 David Gilroy Bevan, politician
  • Apr 10 Paul Sweezy, American economist and editor (d. 2004)
  • Apr 11 Anna Magnani, Ital's actress (Awakening, Roma)
  • Apr 11 António de Spínola, Portuguese general and conservative President of Portugal (1974), born in Estremoz, Portugal (d. 1996)
  • Apr 11 Henry William Collins, artist
  • Apr 12 Jorgen Rausch, German philosopher/author (End of the Playboys)
  • Apr 14 Werner Wolf Glaser, composer
  • Apr 15 Lord Grey of Naunton, chancellor (Ulster University)
  • Apr 17 Ivan Goff, Australian screenwriter (d. 1999)
  • Apr 18 Jamie L Whitten, (Rep-D-MS, 1941- )
  • Apr 18 Sylvia Fisher, soprano (Albert Herring Opera)
  • Apr 19 Andrew Gilchrist, historian/diplomat
  • Apr 20 Robert F Wagner, (Mayor-D- 1954-65) [or May 15], born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 22 Eric Scowen, physician
  • Apr 22 R J Ritchie, tennis player
  • Apr 22 Norman Steenrod, American mathematician (d. 1971)
  • Apr 26 Erland von Koch, composer
  • Apr 26 Ernst Tittel, composer
  • Apr 26 Johan Doorn, Dutch journalist/resistance fighter (Orange Newspaper)
  • Apr 26 Tomoyuki Tanaka, director (Godzilla)
  • Apr 28 Sam Merwin, Jr., American mystery fiction writer (d. 1996)
  • Apr 29 John Beavan, newspaper editor
  • Apr 30 Al Lewis, actor (Leo-Car 54, Grandpa-Munsters)
  • May 1 Cliff Battles, NFL hall of famer (Braves, Redskins), born in Akron, Ohio
  • May 2 Laurie Nash, cricketer (Tasmanian fast-bowler, 2 Tests for Australia)
  • May 2 Alexander Bonnyman, U.S. Marine (d. 1943)
  • May 3 Alceo Galliera, composer
  • May 3 Norman Corwin, American radio pioneer
  • May 4 Mady Alfredo, [Maria M the Brieder], actress (Alicia)
  • May 5 William I Martin, US pilot/vice-admiral (WW II)
  • May 6 Antoon Breyne, Belgian journalist
  • May 8 Mary Lou Williams, US jazz pianist/composer (Zodiac Suite)
  • May 8 Ronald Russell, actor/manager (We are Angels, Little Dorrit)
  • May 9 Barbara Woodhouse, dog training expert
  • May 9 P E Palia, cricketer (appeared in India's 1st Test-Lord's 1932)
  • May 10 Jimmy Demaret, winner of 44 golf tournaments, but not the Open
  • May 10 Margot Turner, matron-in-chief (Army Nursing Service)
  • May 11 Jorge Croner de Vasconcelos, Portuguese composer (d. 1974)
  • May 12 Dorothy Crowfoot-Hodgkin, British chemist (penicillin/B12/Nobel 1964)
  • May 12 Gordon Jenkins, Webster Grove Mo, orchestra leader (NBC Comedy Hour)
  • May 12 Charles B. Fulton, American jurist (d. 1996)
  • May 15 Constance Cummings, Wash, actress (John & Julie, 7 Sinners, Glamour)
  • May 15 Robert F Wagner, (Mayor-D- 1949-65) [or Apr 20], born in NYC, New York
  • May 16 Olga Berggolts, Russian poet (d. 1975)
  • May 18 Arthur van Schendel, Dutch art historian
  • May 19 Alan Melville, cricketer (graceful South African batsman 1938-49)
  • May 22 Johnny Olson, TV announcer (Price is Right)
  • May 23 Artie Shaw, [Arthur Arshawsky], bandleader (Come'on my House), born in NYC, New York
  • May 23 Franz Jozef Kline, US expressionist painter
  • May 23 Hugh Casson CH, architect
  • May 23 Scatman Crothers, [Benjamin], Terre Haute IN, actor (Zapped, Shining)
  • May 23 Margaret Wise Brown, American author (d. 1952)
  • May 24 Margers Zarins, composer
  • May 24 Nils-Eric Fougstedt, composer