Famous People Born in 1919 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 462

  • Jun 2nd Nat Mayer Shapiro, American painter (d. 2005)
  • Jun 5th Akeo Watanabe, conductor (Nippon Phil Orch 1956-68), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jun 5th Richard McClure Scarry, children's author/illustrator
  • Jun 6th Charles Pringle, British air marshal
  • Jun 8th Guy Overton, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 3 Tests on 1953-54 SA tour)
  • Jun 9th Izaak Boleslavski, Russian chess player
  • Jun 10th Kevin O'Flanagan, Irish athlete and physician (d. 2006)
  • Jun 10th Haidar Abdel-Shafi, Palestinian Negotiator and community leader (d. 2007)
  • Jun 11th Richard Todd, Irish-born British actor (Dorian Gray, Assassin Yangtse Incident), born in Dublin (d. 2009)
  • Jun 12th Uta Hagen, Germany, actress (Boys From Brazil)/teaches acting
  • Jun 12th Vera Hruba Ralston, Czech, actress (Dakota, Accused of Murder)
  • Jun 13th Leif Kayser, Danish composer and organist, born in Copenhagen (d. 2001)
  • Jun 14th Sam Wanamaker, actor (Holocaust, Competition, Raw Deal), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jun 14th Gene Barry [Eugene Klass], American actor (The Atomic City, Bat Masterson), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 15th Alberto Sordi, actor (Miser, Taxi Driver in NY), born in Rome, Italy
  • Jun 15th Van Barfoot, Edinburg, Mississippi, Army colonel and Medal of Honour recipient, (d. 2012)
  • Jun 16th Lord Aberdare, committee chairman (House of Lords)
  • Jun 17th Antonius C "Ton" Lutz, Dutch actor/director (Lucifer)
  • Jun 17th Galina Ivanova Ustvol'skaya, composer
  • Jun 17th Kingman Brewster, college president (Yale)
  • Jun 17th Max Dendermonde, [Henk Hazelhoff], Dutch literary
  • Jun 18th Edward Leadbitter, politician
  • Jun 18th Edwin Clarke, historian/neurologist
  • Jun 18th Mel Brandt, American actor (Faraway Hill), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jun 18th Ted Leadbitter, British MP (Lab)
  • Jun 18th Jerome Karle, New York, chemist (Nobel 1985) and Manhattan Project member, (d. 2013)
  • Jun 19th Louis Jourdan, French actor (Gigi, Octopussy), born in Marseille, France (d. 2015)
  • Jun 19th Pauline Kael, movie critic (NY Times, For Keeps)
  • Jun 20th Bruce Gordon, actor (Frank Nitti-Untouchables), born in London, England
  • Jun 20th Ronald Hines, Dutch/British actor (Pack of Lies)
  • Jun 21st Gérard Pelletier, French Canadian journalist, politician, and diplomat (d. 1997)
  • Jun 21st Paolo Soleri, Italian-born American architect
  • Jun 23rd Muhammad Boudiaf, Algerian political leader (d. 1992)
  • Jun 24th Al Molinaro, actor (Murray-Odd Couple, Al-Happy Days), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin (d. 2015)
  • Jun 26th Lord Rawlinson, British attorney general (Ewell)
  • Jun 29th Slim Pickens, Kingsburg California, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles)
  • Jun 29th Lloyd Richards, American director (d. 2006)
  • Jun 30th Lee Krieger, MD, actor (Clambake, One Way Wahini)
  • Jun 30th Ed Yost, American inventor (d. 2007)
  • Jul 1st Hans Bender, German poet
  • Jul 2nd Johnny Bradford, Long Branch NJ, actor (Ransom Sherman Show)
  • Jul 2nd Jean Craighead George, American writer
  • Jul 7th Jon Pertwee, English comic/actor (Dr Who, Worzel Gummidge)
  • Jul 7th William Moses Kunstler, defense attorney (Chicago 8)
  • Jul 8th Walter Scheel, German politician, West German Foreign Minister and President, born in Solingen (d. 2016)
  • Jul 9th Peggy Braithwaite, lighthouse-keeper
  • Jul 10th Rusty Gill, singer (Polka Time), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Jul 12th Vera Hruba Ralston, Prague Czech, actress (Dajkota) [or 6/12/1921]
  • Jul 14th Lino Ventura, Parma Italy, actor (Happy New Year, Pain in the A--)
  • Jul 15th Iris Murdoch, novelist (Severed Head, Unicorn), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Jul 16th Charles Graham, lord-lt of Cumbria UK
  • Jul 16th Choi Kyuha, President of South Korea (d. 2006)
  • Jul 16th Hermine Braunsteiner, Nazi war criminal (d. 1999)
  • Jul 17th Alex Moir, cricketer (New Zealand leg-spinner in 17 Tests 1950-59)
  • Jul 19th Patricia Medina, actress (High-Low), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2012)
  • Jul 19th Robert Pinget, novelist/playwright

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Jul 20th Edmund Hillary, Explorer and Mountaineer (1st to scale Mt Everest with Tenzing Norgay), born in Auckland, New Zealand (d. 2008)

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary
  • Jul 24th Robert Marsden Hope, Australian Justice (d. 1999)
  • Jul 24th Ferdinand Kübler, Swiss cyclist
  • Jul 25th Hubert Booi, Bonairian poet (Golgotha/Muchila)
  • Jul 26th James Lovelock, scientist
  • Jul 26th Kenneth Snowman, antiquarian
  • Jul 26th Virginia Gilmore, American actress (d. 1986)
  • Jul 29th Miltos Sachtouris, Greek poet (d. 2005)
  • Jul 30th Berniece Baker Miracle, half-sister of Marilyn Monroe
  • Jul 31st Curt Gowdy, Green River Wyo, sportscaster (ABC)
  • Jul 31st Hemu Ramchandra Adhikari, cricketer (Indian righty batsman 1947-59)
  • Jul 31st Norman Del Mar, composer
  • Jul 31st Primo Levi, Italy, chemist/writer (Survival in Aushchwitz)
  • Aug 1st Stanley Middleton, Bulwell, Nottinghamshire, British novelist (Holiday, Three Wise Men)
  • Aug 2nd John Pinkerton, English computer scientist who designed the first business computer in England, the LEO computer, born in London (d. 1997)
  • Aug 6th Pauline Betz Addie, tennis champ (Wimbledon 1946), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Aug 7th John Hogan, Lowes, Kentucky, chemist (discovered methods of producing polypropylene), (d. 2012)
  • Aug 8th Dino De Laurentiis, Torre Annunziata Italy, producer (King Kong)
  • Aug 9th Joop [Johannes] den Uyl, Dutch Premier (PVDA, 1973-77)
  • Aug 9th Ralph Houk, baseball manager (Yankees, Tigers)
  • Aug 10th Elizabeth Thomas, literary consultant
  • Aug 10th Sacha Vierny, French cinematographer (d. 2001)
  • Aug 11th Ginette Neveu, French violinist (d. 1949)
  • Aug 12th Michael Kidd, [Milton Greenwald] choreographer (7 Brides for 7 Bros)
  • Aug 12th Peter Ambrose Cyprian Luke, playwright
  • Aug 12th Vikram Sarabhai, Indian physicist (d. 1971)
  • Aug 13th Rex Humbard, American television evangelist (Cathedral of Tomorrow), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 2007)
  • Aug 15th Huntz Hall, actor (Cyclone, Gas Pump Girls, The Rating Game), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 15th Benedict Kiely, Irish author
  • Aug 18th Walter J Hickel, (Gov-R-Alaska)/US Secretary of Interior (1969-71)

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Aug 19th Malcolm Forbes, publisher (Forbes Magazine), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1990)

Publisher Malcolm Forbes
Malcolm Forbes
  • Aug 22nd Earl Cathcart, British major-general
  • Aug 22nd Leo Pliatzky, senior civil servant
  • Aug 23rd James Quinn, film producer/actor (Joey, Hammett, Overlord)
  • Aug 23rd Robert Crichton-Brown, CEO (Rothmans International)
  • Aug 24th "Drs P" [Heinz H Polzer], Swiss/Dutch songwriter/singer
  • Aug 24th Nils Viggo Bentzon, composer
  • Aug 24th Enrique Llanes, Mexican professional wrestler (d. 2004)
  • Aug 25th George Wallace, American politician (Gov-D-Ala) and presidential candidate, born in Clio, Alabama (d. 1998)
  • Aug 26th Ronny Graham, actor (Bob Crane Show, Chico & the Man), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 27th John Cox, Flemish/US painter/dir (Museum of Fine Physician, Boston)
  • Aug 27th Lord Dormand, of Eastington, British MP (Labour)
  • Aug 28th Ernest H Martin, [Markowitz], producer (Feuer & Martin-Chorus Line)
  • Aug 30th Kitty Wells, Nashville Tn, country singer (Grand Ole Opry), (d. 2012)
  • Aug 30th Maurice R. Hilleman, Miles City Montana, American Microbiologist who developed over 36 vaccines including measles, mumps, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, chickenpox, meningitis, pneumonia
  • Aug 31st Amrita Preetam, Indian poet and author (d. 2005)
  • Sep 1st Roy John Britten, Washington, molecular biologist (repeated DNA sequences in eukaryotic genomes), (d. 2012)
  • Sep 2nd Gideon William Waldrop, composer
  • Sep 2nd Marge Champion, dancer (Marge & Gower Champion Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 4th Howard Morris, comedic actor (High Anxiety), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 6th Wilson Greatbatch, American Inventor
  • Sep 7th Alberic Schotte, Belgian cyclist (d. 2004)
  • Sep 8th David Johan Kvandal, composer
  • Sep 8th Richard Pool, naval Officer
  • Sep 8th Gianni Brera, (Giovanni Luigi Brera), Italian journalist and writer (d. 1992)
  • Sep 9th Jacques Marin, actor (Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo), born in Paris, France
  • Sep 9th Jimmy "the Greek" Snyder, gambler/sportscaster (lay you 5 to 1)
  • Sep 9th Richard Webb, Bloomington IL, actor (Invisible Monster, Git)
  • Sep 9th Gottfried Dienst, Swiss football referee (d. 1998)
  • Sep 10th John Noorda, resistance fighter
  • Sep 10th Lex van Delden, Dutch composer/writer
  • Sep 13th Mary Midgley, American philosopher
  • Sep 13th George Weidenfeld, British Publisher (Weidenfeld & Nicolson), born in Vienna (d. 2016)
  • Sep 14th Deryck Cooke, British composer and musicologist, born in Leicester (d. 1976)
  • Sep 15th Fausto Coppi, Italian bicylist (world record 45,798 km)
  • Sep 15th Nelson Gidding, American screenwriter (d. 2004)
  • Sep 16th Andy Russell, singer (Andy & Della Russell Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 16th Milan Harasta, composer
  • Sep 16th Laurence J. Peter, Canadian born educator and writer (d. 1990)
  • Sep 19th Blanche Thebom, Monessen Penn, mezzo-soprano (Amneris-Aida)
  • Sep 19th Harry Shorto, linguist
  • Sep 21st Aya Zikken, author (Atlasvlinder, Rameh)
  • Sep 21st Mario Bunge, Argentine philosopher and physicist
  • Sep 21st Fazlur Rahman, Pakistani scholar (d. 1988)
  • Sep 22nd Jack Russell, Saratoga Springs NY, singer (Your Show of Shows)
  • Sep 24th Dayton Allen, comedian (Steve Allen Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 24th Vaclav Nelhybel, Polanka Czechoslovakia, composer (Everyman)
  • Sep 26th Barbara Britton, actress (Young & Willing), born in Long Beach, California
  • Sep 26th Matilde Camus, Spanish poet and researcher
  • Sep 27th Charles H Percy, (Sen-R-Ill)
  • Sep 27th Jayne Meadows, Wu Chang China, Mrs Steve Allen, actress (Dark Delusion)
  • Sep 27th James H. Wilkinson, American mathematician (d. 1986)
  • Sep 27th Johnny Pesky, American baseball player, (d. 2012)
  • Sep 28th Lenn Hjortzberg, Karlskrona Sweden, director (Persona, Devil's Eye)
  • Sep 28th Tom Harmon, Rensselaer Indiana, sportscaster/NFL tailback (Heisman)
  • Sep 29th Masao Takemoto, Japan, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • Sep 30th Patricia Neway, American soprano (Consul, Maria Golovia), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • Sep 30th Roberto Bonomi, Argentine racing driver (d. 1992)
  • Oct 2nd Geoffrey Luttrell, Lord-Lt of Somerset
  • Oct 2nd Shirley Clarke, film director
  • Oct 3rd Boyd Bradfield Upchurch, [John Boyd], US, sci-fi author (IQ Merchant)
  • Oct 3rd Walter Gieseler, composer
  • Oct 3rd James M. Buchanan, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, economist (Nobel Memorial 1986), (d. 2013)
  • Oct 5th Allen Ludden, Mineral Point Wisc, TV host (Password)
  • Oct 5th Donald Pleasence, Worksop England, actor (Fantastic Voyage, Halloween)
  • Oct 5th Luis H P Daal, Antillean literary
  • Oct 5th Robin Bailey, Hucknall England, actor (See No Evil, Screamtime)
  • Oct 7th Gabriel Dell, Barbados, actor (Steve Allen Show)
  • Oct 7th George Duby, historian
  • Oct 7th Sir Zelman Cowen, Australian politician
  • Oct 8th Bill Anderson, cricketer (played in 1st NZ-Aust Test 1946)
  • Oct 8th Kiichi Miyazawa, premier Japan (1991-93)
  • Oct 9th Rezso Sugar, Hungarian composer, born in Budapest (d. 1988)
  • Oct 10th Gerald Etheridge Gomez, cricketer (post-war WI all-rounder)
  • Oct 11th Art Blakey, drummer (Billy Eckstine Band, Jazz Messengers), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Oct 11th Jean Vander Pyl, American voice actress (d. 1999)
  • Oct 12th Andre Casanova, composer
  • Oct 12th Gilles Beaudoin, Quebec politician (d. 2007)
  • Oct 14th Edward L Feightner, US rear-admiral (WW II-Santa Cruz Islands)
  • Oct 15th Edwin C Tubb, Brits sci-fi writer (Earth is Heaven, Earthfall)
  • Oct 15th Howard Frank Trayton Smith, diplomat/head (MI5)
  • Oct 15th Malcolm Ross, American balloonist and atmospheric physicist (d. 1985)
  • Oct 16th Kathleen Winsor, American writer (d. 2003)
  • Oct 17th John Moroney, cricketer (Australian opener 1949-51)
  • Oct 17th Isaak Markovich Khalatnikov, Russian physicist

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Oct 18th Pierre Trudeau, 15th Canadian Prime Minister (Liberal: 1968-79, 1980-84), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2000)

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau
  • Oct 18th Anita O'Day (born Anita Belle Colton), jazz singer , born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 18th Ric Nordman, Canadian politician (d. 1996)
  • Oct 18th Camilla Williams, Danville, Virginia, operatic soprano, (d. 2012)
  • Oct 20th Tracy Hall, American inventor (d. 2008)
  • Oct 21st Claire Sterling, journalist
  • Oct 21st Daniel John Chapman Cunningham, physiologist
  • Oct 22nd Doris Lessing, Kermanshah Iran, novelist (Golden Notebook), (d. 2013)
  • Oct 22nd Kathleen Ankers, American scenic designer (d. 2001)
  • Oct 23rd Manolis Andronicos, Bursa, Greek archaeologist who discovered ancient royal Macedonian tombs in northern Greece
  • Oct 24th Frank Piasecki, American aeronautical engineer (d. 2008)

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Oct 25th Mohammad Reza Pahlavi Aryamehr, Shah of Iran (1941-79)

Last Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Last Shah of Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

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Oct 26th Edward W. Brooke, 1st African American senator in over 80 yrs (Sen-R-Mass)

US Senator Edward W. Brooke
US Senator
Edward W. Brooke
  • Oct 28th Bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion)
  • Oct 30th Jane Randolph, actress (Railroaded!)
  • Oct 31st Magnus Wenninger, American priest, author of Polyhedron models
  • Nov 1st John Secondari, newscaster (Open Hearing), born in Rome, Italy
  • Nov 2nd Jorge de Sena, Portuguese engineer/poet (Reino da Estupidez)
  • Nov 2nd Warren Stevens, Clark's Summit Pa, actor (Richard Boone Show), (d. 2012)
  • Nov 3rd Bert Freed, actor (Rufe-Shane), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 3rd Jesús Blasco, Spanish comic book author (d. 1995)
  • Nov 4th Martin Balsam, actor (Murray-Archie Bunker's Place, Catch 22), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 5th Myron Floren, Webster SD, accordionist (Lawrence Welk Show)
  • Nov 5th Hasan Askari, Pakistani philosopher (d. 1978)
  • Nov 6th Alan Lisette, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer vs West Indies 1956)
  • Nov 8th P. L. Deshpande, Indian author (d. 2000)
  • Nov 10th Clyde "Bulldog" Turner, NFL center (Chicago Bears)
  • Nov 10th Moise Tshombe, President of Katanga, then premier of the Congo (Zaire)
  • Nov 10th George Fenneman, American radio and TV announcer (You Bet Your Life), born in Peking China (d. 1997)