Famous People Born in 1910

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 487

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

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

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

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

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

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Mar 1st Archer John Porter Martin, English chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 2002)

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

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Mar 5th 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 8th Bernard Benjamin, statistician, actuary and demographer (d. 2002)
  • Mar 9th Ed[uard] Hoornik, Dutch writer/poet (Survivor)

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

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

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

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