Famous People Born in November 1916

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Nov 4 Walter Cronkite, American broadcast journalist and news anchor (CBS Evening News 1962-81), born in St Joseph, Missouri (d. 2009)

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite
  • Nov 5 Len Wilkinson, cricketer (England leg-spinner just before WW II)
  • Nov 6 Ray Conniff, Attleboro Mass, chorus director (Ray Conniff Singers)
  • Nov 7 Joe Bushkin, American jazz pianist (A Couple of Joes), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 8 Frank McGuire, basketball coach (won 550 games in 30 college seasons)
  • Nov 8 Peter Weiss, Germany, Swedish author/dramatist/novelist (Marat/Sade)
  • Nov 10 Billy May, orchestra leader (Milton Berle Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 10 Guido Turchi, composer (Invettiva), born in Rome, Italy
  • Nov 11 Eladio Rusconi, writer/publisher/businessman
  • Nov 12 Jean Papineau-Couture, composer
  • Nov 12 Liam Dunn, NJ, actor (Koska & his Family)
  • Nov 12 Paul Emery, British racing driver (d. 1993)
  • Nov 12 Rogelio de la Rosa, Filipino actor and politician (d. 1986)
  • Nov 14 Sherwood Schwartz, TV creator (Brady Bunch, Gilligan Is), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • Nov 15 Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, 1st female Governor-General of Barbados (1990-95)
  • Nov 16 Daws Butler, animation voice (Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Nov 17 Winson Hudson, community activist (rural Mississippi)
  • Nov 18 James L Lyons, jazz promoter
  • Nov 20 Ferdinand AM van der Ham, Dutch WW II resistance fighter
  • Nov 20 Robert A Bruce, MD, pioneer (exercise cardiology)
  • Nov 20 William John Elwyn Davies, painter
  • Nov 20 Evelyn Keyes, American actress (Adventure of Martin Eden), born in Port Arthur, Texas (d. 2008)
  • Nov 21 Cecilia P J "Cilly" Bach, Dutch/US/Spanish actress (In Pyama)
  • Nov 21 Esmond Kentish, cricketer (WI fast bowler in 2 Tests 1948 & 1954)
  • Nov 21 Sid Luckman, NFL QB (Chicago Bears)
  • Nov 23 Michael Gough, English actor (Hammer Horror Films, Search for the Nile), born in Kuala Lumpur, British Malaya (d. 2011)
  • Nov 24 Forrest J Ackerman, invented the term "sci-fi"
  • Nov 26 Bob Elliott, MLB player (Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Braves), born in San Francisco (d. 1966)
  • Nov 26 Mareo Ishiketa, composer
  • Nov 27 Chick Hearn, American sportscaster (d. 2002)
  • Nov 28 Lilian Baels, English 2nd wife of Belgian king Leopold III
  • Nov 29 Valentino Bucchi, composer
  • Nov 29 Fran Ryan, American actress (d. 2000)
  • Nov 30 Michael Gwynn, Bath England, actor (Village of Damned, Question 7)