Famous People Born in September 1919

  • 1st Roy John Britten, Washington, molecular biologist (repeated DNA sequences in eukaryotic genomes), (d. 2012)
  • 2nd Gideon William Waldrop, composer
  • 2nd Marge Champion, dancer (Marge & Gower Champion Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 4th Howard Morris, comedic actor (High Anxiety), born in NYC, New York
  • 6th Wilson Greatbatch, American Inventor
  • 7th Alberic Schotte, Belgian cyclist (d. 2004)
  • 8th David Johan Kvandal, composer
  • 8th Richard Pool, naval Officer
  • 8th Gianni Brera, (Giovanni Luigi Brera), Italian journalist and writer (d. 1992)
  • 9th Jacques Marin, actor (Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo), born in Paris, France
  • 9th Jimmy "the Greek" Snyder, gambler/sportscaster (lay you 5 to 1)
  • 9th Richard Webb, Bloomington IL, actor (Invisible Monster, Git)
  • 9th Gottfried Dienst, Swiss football referee (d. 1998)
  • 10th John Noorda, resistance fighter
  • 10th Lex van Delden, Dutch composer/writer
  • 13th Mary Midgley, American philosopher
  • 13th George Weidenfeld, British Publisher (Weidenfeld & Nicolson), born in Vienna (d. 2016)
  • 14th Deryck Cooke, British composer and musicologist, born in Leicester (d. 1976)
  • 15th Fausto Coppi, Italian bicylist (world record 45,798 km)
  • 15th Nelson Gidding, American screenwriter (d. 2004)
  • 16th Andy Russell, singer (Andy & Della Russell Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 16th Milan Harasta, composer
  • 16th Laurence J. Peter, Canadian born educator and writer (d. 1990)
  • 19th Blanche Thebom, Monessen Penn, mezzo-soprano (Amneris-Aida)
  • 19th Harry Shorto, linguist
  • 21st Aya Zikken, author (Atlasvlinder, Rameh)
  • 21st Mario Bunge, Argentine philosopher and physicist
  • 21st Fazlur Rahman, Pakistani scholar (d. 1988)
  • 22nd Jack Russell, Saratoga Springs NY, singer (Your Show of Shows)
  • 24th Dayton Allen, comedian (Steve Allen Show), born in NYC, New York
  • 24th Vaclav Nelhybel, Polanka Czechoslovakia, composer (Everyman)
  • 26th Barbara Britton, actress (Young & Willing), born in Long Beach, California
  • 26th Matilde Camus, Spanish poet and researcher
  • 27th Charles H Percy, (Sen-R-Ill)
  • 27th Jayne Meadows, Wu Chang China, Mrs Steve Allen, actress (Dark Delusion)
  • 27th James H. Wilkinson, American mathematician (d. 1986)
  • 27th Johnny Pesky, American baseball player, (d. 2012)
  • 28th Lenn Hjortzberg, Karlskrona Sweden, director (Persona, Devil's Eye)
  • 28th Tom Harmon, Rensselaer Indiana, sportscaster/NFL tailback (Heisman)
  • 29th Masao Takemoto, Japan, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • 30th Patricia Neway, American soprano (Consul, Maria Golovia), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • 30th Roberto Bonomi, Argentine racing driver (d. 1992)