Famous People Born in September 1914

  • Sep 2 Booker T Laury, blues pianist/vocalist
  • Sep 2 Tom Glazer, American folk singer and songwriter (d. 2003)
  • Sep 3 Dixy Lee Ray, American politician (d. 1994)
  • Sep 4 Rudolf Leiding, German auto executive, third postwar chairman of Volkswagen (d. 2003)
  • Sep 5 Gail Kubik, South Coffeyville, Oklahoma, composer (Gerald McBoing Boing)
  • Sep 5 Nicanor Parra, Chilean poet (Defense of Violeta Parra)
  • Sep 5 Stuart Freeborn, motion picture make-up artist (Star Wars: Yoda, Jabba the Hut), born in London, England (d. 2013)
  • Sep 7 Herbert Delauney Bill Hughes, educationist
  • Sep 7 Hugo Pfister, composer
  • Sep 7 Ian Ball, photographer
  • Sep 7 James Van Allen, US physicist (discovered Van Allen radiation belts)
  • Sep 7 Graeme Bell, Australian pianist and composer
  • Sep 8 Dimitrios I, patriarch (primus interparis orthodox Christians)
  • Sep 8 Hillary Brooke, Abbott & Costello's neighbor (Hillary)
  • Sep 10 Robert Wise, director (Day the Earth Stood Still, West Side Story)
  • Sep 12 Rais Amrohvi, Pakistani poet and psychoanalyst (d. 1988)
  • Sep 12 Desmond Llewelyn, Welsh actor (d. 1999)
  • Sep 13 Leonard Geoffrey Feather, jazz critic/musician
  • Sep 14 Kay Medford, American actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 14 Michael Spisak, composer
  • Sep 14 Pietro Germi, actor/director (Divorce Italian Style), born in Genoa, Italy
  • Sep 14 Lída Baarová, Czech actress (d. 2000)
  • Sep 14 Clayton Moore, American actor (d. 1999), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 14 Robert McCloskey, American author (d. 2003)
  • Sep 14 Robert S. Dietz, Westfield New Jersey, American Geophysicist who proposed a theory of seafloor spreading in 1961
  • Sep 15 Creighton Abrams, US, army general (Vietnam War)
  • Sep 15 Jens Otto Krag, premier of Denmark (1962-68, 71-72)
  • Sep 15 Adolfo Bioy Casares, Argentine writer (d. 1999)
  • Sep 16 Allen Funt, American TV host & creator (Candid Camera), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 17 Shin Kanemaru, politician
  • Sep 18 Jack Cardiff, British film director
  • Sep 19 Rogers Morton, US Secretary of Interior (1968-75), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Sep 20 Kenneth More, England, actor (39 Steps, Doctor in the House)
  • Sep 21 John Kluge, American television mogul (Metromedia) and at one time the richest person in the United States, born in Chemnitz, Germany (d. 2010)
  • Sep 23 Norman Cazden, composer
  • Sep 23 Omar Ali Saifuddin III, Sultan of Brunei (d. 1986)
  • Sep 24 Andrzej Panufnik, composer (Tragic Overture), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • Sep 24 Hein J M Jordans, Dutch conductor
  • Sep 24 Herb Jeffries, actor (Where's Huddles), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sep 24 Sir John Kerr, 18th Governor-General of Australia, who dismissed Whitlam government (d. 1991)
  • Sep 25 Frederick William Sternfield, musicologist
  • Sep 26 Jack LaLanne, exercise mogul (Juice Tiger)
  • Sep 28 Harold Taylor, Canada, educator (Art & the Future)
  • Sep 28 Jim Boyd, American country and western musician (Men of the West) (d. 1993)
  • Sep 28 Lord Abinger [James Richard Scarlett], Datchet, Berkshire, English Conservative peer, campaigned for reform of the ancient law on treasure trove