Famous People Born in May 1913

  • 1st Walter Susskind, Praha (Prague) Czechoslovakia, conductor
  • 1st Louis Nye, American comedian and actor (d. 2005)
  • 2nd Nigel Patrick, actor/director (Sapphire, Prize of Gold), born in London, England
  • 3rd Earl Blackwell, author (Celebrity Register), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 3rd William M Inge, US playwright (Picnic-Pulitzer 1953)
  • 4th Lady Katherine Brandram, née Princess of Greece and Denmark (d. 2007)
  • 5th Tyrone Power, actor (The Mark of Zorro, Alexander's Ragtime Band), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 6th Carmen Cavallaro, actor (Hollywood Canteen, Diamond Horseshoe), born in NYC, New York
  • 6th Gyula David, composer
  • 6th Jack [John T] Aitken, British anatomist
  • 6th Kenneth Horne, English paper manufacturer/multi-millionaire
  • 6th Ronald Harris, British 1st Church Estates Commissioner
  • 6th Stewart Granger, [James Stewart], actor (Prisoner of Zenda), born in London, England
  • 8th Sidney James, [Cohen], Johannesburg, actor (Carry On)
  • 9th John Hayes, British Naval Officer and Naval Secretary, born Southcote, Bermuda (d. 1998)
  • 9th Victor Smith, Admiral (Australian Chiefs of Staff)
  • 11th Clare Grundman, composer
  • 11th Tutti Camarata, Glen Ridge NJ, orchestra leader (Vic Damone Show)
  • 11th Robert Jungk, Austrian publicist (d. 1994)
  • 13th Sanjiva Reddy, president (India)
  • 13th William R Tolbert, president Liberia (1971-80)
  • 16th Woody Herman, jazz clarinetist/bandleader/composer (Thundering Herds)
  • 17th Alec Ogilvie, CEO (Powell Duffryn)
  • 17th Lord Hirshfield, chartered accountant
  • 17th Hans Ruesch, Swiss racing driver (d. 2007)
  • 18th Charles Trenet, French singer and songwriter (d. 2001)
  • 19th Albert Hardy, photographer
  • 19th Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, president of India
  • 20th Henry Cadbury Brown, architect
  • 20th Ion Dumitrescu, composer
  • 20th William Hewlett, cofounder (Hewlett-Packard Co)
  • 21st Gina Bachauer, Greek pianist (d. 1976)
  • 22nd Andrea C Bensddorp, Dutch/South African actress (Commensaal)
  • 22nd Carlyle Blackwell Jr, CA, actor (Docks of NY)
  • 23rd Ian Graeme, major-general
  • 24th Audrey Brown, England, 4 X 100m runner (Olympic-silver-1936)
  • 24th Willi Daume, olympic organizer
  • 25th Joseph Peter Grace, businessman
  • 25th Richard Dimbleby, British journalist and broadcaster (d. 1965)
  • 26th Fred Bertrand, Belgian politician

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26th Peter Cushing, English actor (Dracula, Star Wars, Dr Who), born in Kenley, Surrey, England (d. 1994)

  • 26th Robert Shaw, town planner
  • 27th Arthur Mervyn Stockwood, bishop (Southwark England)
  • 27th Wolfgang Schulze, [Wols], German cartoonist/painter
  • 28th Gordon Wolstenholme, physician
  • 29th Douglas Black, physician
  • 29th Iris Adrian, actress (Blue Hawaii, Bluebeard), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 29th Tony Zale, American boxer (d. 1997)
  • 30th Cedric Thorpe Davie, composer
  • 31st Peter Gibson, British Rear-Admiral