Famous People Born in 1919 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 462

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

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Jul 20 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 24 Robert Marsden Hope, Australian Justice (d. 1999)
  • Jul 24 Ferdinand Kübler, Swiss cyclist
  • Jul 25 Hubert Booi, Bonairian poet (Golgotha/Muchila)
  • Jul 26 James Lovelock, scientist
  • Jul 26 Kenneth Snowman, antiquarian
  • Jul 26 Virginia Gilmore, American actress (d. 1986)
  • Jul 29 Miltos Sachtouris, Greek poet (d. 2005)
  • Jul 30 Berniece Baker Miracle, half-sister of Marilyn Monroe
  • Jul 31 Curt Gowdy, Green River Wyo, sportscaster (ABC)
  • Jul 31 Hemu Ramchandra Adhikari, cricketer (Indian righty batsman 1947-59)
  • Jul 31 Norman Del Mar, composer
  • Jul 31 Primo Levi, Italy, chemist/writer (Survival in Aushchwitz)
  • Aug 1 Stanley Middleton, Bulwell, Nottinghamshire, British novelist (Holiday, Three Wise Men)
  • Aug 2 John Pinkerton, English computer scientist who designed the first business computer in England, the LEO computer, born in London (d. 1997)
  • Aug 6 Pauline Betz Addie, tennis champ (Wimbledon 1946), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Aug 7 John Hogan, Lowes, Kentucky, chemist (discovered methods of producing polypropylene), (d. 2012)
  • Aug 8 Dino De Laurentiis, Torre Annunziata Italy, producer (King Kong)
  • Aug 9 Joop [Johannes] den Uyl, Dutch Premier (PVDA, 1973-77)
  • Aug 9 Ralph Houk, baseball manager (Yankees, Tigers)
  • Aug 10 Elizabeth Thomas, literary consultant
  • Aug 10 Sacha Vierny, French cinematographer (d. 2001)
  • Aug 11 Ginette Neveu, French violinist (d. 1949)
  • Aug 12 Michael Kidd, [Milton Greenwald] choreographer (7 Brides for 7 Bros)
  • Aug 12 Peter Ambrose Cyprian Luke, playwright
  • Aug 12 Vikram Sarabhai, Indian physicist (d. 1971)
  • Aug 13 Rex Humbard, American television evangelist (Cathedral of Tomorrow), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 2007)
  • Aug 15 Huntz Hall, actor (Cyclone, Gas Pump Girls, The Rating Game), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 15 Benedict Kiely, Irish author
  • Aug 18 Walter J Hickel, (Gov-R-Alaska)/US Secretary of Interior (1969-71)

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

Publisher Malcolm Forbes
Publisher
Malcolm Forbes
  • Aug 22 Earl Cathcart, British major-general
  • Aug 22 Leo Pliatzky, senior civil servant
  • Aug 23 James Quinn, film producer/actor (Joey, Hammett, Overlord)
  • Aug 23 Robert Crichton-Brown, CEO (Rothmans International)
  • Aug 24 "Drs P" [Heinz H Polzer], Swiss/Dutch songwriter/singer
  • Aug 24 Nils Viggo Bentzon, composer
  • Aug 24 Enrique Llanes, Mexican professional wrestler (d. 2004)

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Aug 25 George Wallace, American politician (Gov-D-Ala) and presidential candidate, born in Clio, Alabama (d. 1998)

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

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

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Oct 25 Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran (1941-79), born in Tehran, Iran (d. 1980)

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

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Oct 26 Edward W. Brooke, 1st African American senator in over 80 yrs (Sen-R-Mass), born in Washington D.C. (d. 2015)

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