Famous People Born in January 1919

  • 1st Bernard Drukker, Dutch organist/pianist/orchestra leader (Devil's Wheel)
  • 1st Carole Landis, Fairchild WI, actress (One Million BC, Topper Returns)

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1st J[erome] D[avid] Salinger, novelist (Catcher in the Rye), born in NYC, New York

Novelist J. D. Salinger
Novelist
J. D. Salinger
  • 1st Rocky Graziano, New York City, US boxer (Middleweight champ) and entertainer (Pantomime Quiz, Miami Undercover)
  • 3rd Jesse White, Buf NY, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Million Dollar Mermaid)
  • 4th Al "Jazbo" Collins, DJ (Tonight! America After Dark), born in NYC, New York
  • 4th Havelock Henry Trevor Hudson, underwriter (Lloyd's of London)
  • 5th Severino Gazzelloni, Italian flautist (d. 1992)
  • 11th Veda Ann Borg, actress (Avalanche, Accomplice), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 13th Army Archerd, Hollywood columnist/TV host (Movie Game)
  • 13th Robert Stack, actor (Eliot Ness-Untouchables, Airplane), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 14th Andy Rooney, Albany NY, CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes)
  • 14th Giulio Andreotti, 7 x premier (Italy), (d. 2013)
  • 16th Bob Boucher, Kent Ohio, orchestra leader (Music on Ice)
  • 18th Juan Antonio Orrego-Salas, Santiago Chile, composer
  • 19th Anthony Dexter, [Walter Fleischmann], NB Canada, actor (Valentino)
  • 19th Dharam Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • 20th Alex Nicol, Ossining NY, actor (Man From Laramie, Air Cadet)
  • 20th Royalton Kisch, British(?) conductor
  • 20th Stepan Lucky, composer
  • 21st Jinx Falkenburg, Barcelona Spain, actress (Masquerade Party)
  • 23rd Bob Paisley, English soccer player/trainer/manager of FC Liverpool
  • 23rd Ernie Kovacs, Trenton NJ, comedian (Ernie Kovacs' Show)
  • 23rd Nina Dumbadze, USSR, Discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1952)
  • 23rd Hans Hass, Austrian zoologist and underwater scientist, (d. 2013)
  • 24th Leon Kirchner, contemporary classical composer (Pulitzer Prize for Music 1967), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2009)
  • 24th Nora Beloff, journalist/author
  • 25th Edwin Newman, newscaster/journalist/author (NBC-TV, Comment), born in NYC, New York
  • 25th Patricia Louise Dalton, chair (Sherlock Holmes Society of London)
  • 26th K C Ibrahim, cricketer (batted in 4 Tests India v WI 1948-49)
  • 27th David Seville, [Ross Bagdasarian], (Alvin & Chipmunks), born in Fresno, California
  • 27th H D Halsey, Bishop of Carlisle
  • 27th Nina Milkina, pianist
  • 29th Norman F Simpson, British playwright (One Way Pendulum)
  • 30th Robert Suter, composer
  • 30th Nikolay Glazkov, Russian poet (d. 1979)

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31st Jackie Robinson, Ga, 1st African American major league baseball player (Dodgers)

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson
  • 31st Robert Lowry, Baron Lowry. Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland and a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary.