Famous People Born in February 1920

  • 1st Kenneth Bond, former vice-chairman
  • 2nd An Wang, founder (Wang Labs, Wang Computers)
  • 3rd Bibi Osterwald, New Brunswick NJ, actress (Bridget Loves Bernie)
  • 3rd Henry Heimlich, doctor/inventor (Heimlich maneuver)
  • 3rd Stan Ockers, Belgian cyclist (Tour de France 1955, 56)
  • 3rd Tony Gaze, Australian racing driver
  • 3rd George A. Miller, Charleston, West Virginia, cognitive psychologist (the magical number seven), (d. 2012)
  • 4th Derek Worlock, English Roman Catholic Archbishop Liverpool, born in London (d. 1996)
  • 5th Frank Muir, British comedian (d. 1998)
  • 6th James H Scheuer, (Rep-D-NY, 1965-73, 75- )
  • 7th Oscar Brand, Winnipeg Canada, folk vocalist (Draw Me a Laugh)
  • 8th Buddy Blattner, baseball player

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8th Lana Turner, Wallace Idaho, actress (Survivors, Falcon Crest)

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  • 10th Alexander Comfort, English poet/writer (Wreath for the Living)
  • 10th J Heslop-Harrison, botanist
  • 11th Billy Halop, actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family), born in NYC, New York
  • 11th Daniel F[rancis] Galouye, US, sci-fi author (Dark Universe, Last Leap)
  • 11th Farouk I, Cairo, last King of Egypt (1936-52)
  • 11th Paul Peter Piech, artist
  • 12th William Roscoe Estep, Baptist historian and professor (d. 2000)
  • 12th Pran Krishan Sikand, Indian actor often cast as the villain in Hindi cinema (Khandaan, Be-Imaan), born in New Delhi (d. 2013)
  • 13th Bryant Boudleaux, Shellman Ga, rock writer (Bye Bye Love)
  • 13th Eileen Farrell, Willimantic Conn, opera soprano (Interrupted Melody)
  • 14th Arnold Elton, consultant surgeon
  • 15th Ingmar Milveden, composer
  • 15th Piet van Aken, Flemish writer (Devil Sails to US, Niggers)
  • 15th Richard O'Brien, CEO (Manpower Services Commission)
  • 15th Endicott Peabody, 62nd Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1997)
  • 16th Hubert van Herreweghen, Flemish writer/journalist
  • 16th Lee Russell, vocalist (Vincent Lopez), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 16th Anna Mae Hays, American army general
  • 17th Colin Franklin, doctor
  • 17th Paul Fetler, composer
  • 17th Trevor Oswald Ling, religious studies professor
  • 18th Bill Cullen, Pitts, TV game show host (over 20 different games)
  • 18th Jack Palance, [Walter Palanuik], Lattimer Pa, actor (City Slickers)
  • 19th Frances K Bairstow, educator/labor relations consultant
  • 19th George Rose, Bicester England, actor (Beacon Hill, Holocaust)
  • 19th C. Z. Guest, American socialite (d. 2003)
  • 19th Jaan Kross, Estonian writer (d. 2007)
  • 20th Armin Schibler, Dutch Swiss composer (Devil in the Winter Palace)
  • 20th Liesbeth Tonckens, [Wilhelmina], actress/lecturer (Free People)
  • 20th Evgeny Dragunov, Russian weapons designer (d. 1991)
  • 22nd Bettina Vernon-Warren, dancer
  • 22nd Del Wood [Adelaide Hazelwood], American country musician, born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 1989)
  • 23rd David Wright, South African-British poet (Deafness: A Personal Account), born in Johannesburg, South Africa (d. 1994)
  • 23rd Hall Overton, Bangor Michigan, composer (Enchanted Pear Tree)
  • 23rd John St Aubyn, 4th Baron St Levan, English peer (St Michael's Mount), born in London (d. 2013)
  • 23rd Paul Gérin-Lajoie, French Canadian politician
  • 24th Frank Rogers, CEO (NPA Telegraph)
  • 25th Antony Duff, diplomat
  • 25th Hayes Gordon, actor (Sky Pirates, Dark Room), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 25th Gérard Bessette, Canadian author (d. 2005)
  • 26th A W [Rie] Kuiper-Mastenbroek, Neth, swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1936)
  • 26th Antony Kearey, TV producer
  • 26th Tony Randall, [Leonard Rosenberg], actor (Felix-Odd Couple), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 26th Danny Gardella, American baseball player (d. 2005)
  • 26th Lucjan Wolanowski, Polish journalist, writer and traveller (d. 2006)
  • 27th David Vere Bendall, former diplomat
  • 27th Jose Melis, orchestra leader (Jack Paar Program), born in Havana, Cuba
  • 27th Reg Simpson, cricketer (prolific England opener 1948-55), (d. 2013)
  • 28th Edward Kassner, music publisher
  • 28th Jim Olin, (Rep-D-VA, 1983- )
  • 28th Marjorie M Sweeting, English geomorphologist
  • 29th Arthur Franz, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Invaders From Mars, Young Lions)
  • 29th James Mitchell, actor (Palmer-All My Children), born in Sacramento, California
  • 29th Louise Wood, director of Girl Scouts of USA (1961-72)
  • 29th Michèle Morgan, French actress
  • 29th Ivan Petrov, Russian operatic bass (d. 2003)