Famous People Born in March 1920

  • Mar 1 Alfred Grant Goodman, composer
  • Mar 1 Howard Nemerov, American 3rd US poet laureate/novelist (Blue Swallows)
  • Mar 1 Max Bentley, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1984)
  • Mar 2 Enrique Franco, composer
  • Mar 3 James Doohan, actor (Montgomery Scott-Star Trek), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Mar 3 Julius Boros, golfer (PGA Champ 1968, US Open 1952, 63)
  • Mar 4 Marcella Grady Jennings, rancher
  • Mar 4 Jean Lecanuet, French politician (d. 1993)
  • Mar 4 Alan MacNaughtan, Scottish actor (d. 2002)
  • Mar 5 Delbert L. Latta, American politician (Rep-R-OH, 1959-89 ), born in Weston, Ohio (d. 2016)
  • Mar 5 Leontine Tg Kelly, 1st African American female bishop (Methodist)
  • Mar 5 Virginia Christine, Stanton, Iowa, American actress (Mrs Olson, Tales of Wells Fargo)
  • Mar 5 José Aboulker, Jewish Communist
  • Mar 6 Lewis Gilbert, director/actor (You Only Live Twice), born in London, England
  • Mar 6 Roger Price, Charleston WV, actor/writer (Who's There, Droodles)
  • Mar 7 Willie Watson, cricketer (England batsman & soccer international)
  • Mar 8 Eileen Herlie, actress (Myrtle Fargate-All My Children), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Mar 8 Eva Dahlbeck, Saltsjo-Duvnas Sweden, actress (Dreams, Lesson in Love)
  • Mar 8 James Daniel "Danny" Turner, saxophonist
  • Mar 9 Carl Betz, Pitts, actor (Alex Stone-Donna Reed Show)
  • Mar 10 Kenneth "Jethro" Burns, US country singer (Homer & Jethro)
  • Mar 10 Alfred Peet, Dutch-American entrepreneur and the founder of Peet's Coffee & Tea (d. 2007)
  • Mar 10 Boris Vian, French writer and musician (d. 1959)
  • Mar 11 D J Enright, England, poet/novelist (Some Men are Brothers)
  • Mar 11 Henry Marking, CEO (British Airways)
  • Mar 11 Kenneth Dover, chancellor (St Andrews University)
  • Mar 13 Frans van der Elst, Flemish attorney/MP (Volksunie)
  • Mar 14 Dorothy Tyler-Odam, Great Britain, high jumper (Oly-silver-36, 48)
  • Mar 14 Hank Ketcham, cartoonist (Dennis the Menace)
  • Mar 15 Ranganandhan Francis, India, field hockey (Olympic gold 1948, 52, 56)
  • Mar 15 Lawrence Sanders, American novelist (d. 1998)
  • Mar 15 E. Donnall Thomas, American physician, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • Mar 16 John Addison, Surrey England, composer (Tom Jones-Acad Award)
  • Mar 16 Leo McKern, Australian actor (Blue Lagoon, Help, Mouse that Roared), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Mar 16 Percy Mansell, cricketer (leg-spin all-rounder in 13 Tests for South Africa)
  • Mar 16 Traudl Junge, Hitler's secretary (d. 2002)
  • Mar 16 Dorothea Binz, Nazi war criminal (d. 1947)
  • Mar 16 Sid Fleischman, American author
  • Mar 17 John La Montaine, composer (Pulitzer 1959), born in Oak Park, Illinois (d. 2013)
  • Mar 18 Eric Halsall, sheepdog trial commentator
  • Mar 19 Tige Andrews, American actor (d. 2007)
  • Mar 19 Kjell Aukrust, Norwegian author (d. 2002)
  • Mar 20 Douglas G Chapman, biomathematical statistician
  • Mar 21 Bruno Maderna, composer [or Apr 21]
  • Mar 21 Georg Ots, Estonian singer (d. 1975)
  • Mar 21 Manolis Chiotis, Greek bouzouki virtuoso and song writer (d. 1970)
  • Mar 22 Werner Klemperer, actor (Col Klink in Hogan's Heroes), born in Cologne, Germany (d. 2000)
  • Mar 22 Fanny Waterman, concert pianist & teacher
  • Mar 22 Ross Martin, Grodek Poland, actor (Mr Lucky, Wild Wild West)
  • Mar 23 Alexander Grigori Harut'unyan, composer
  • Mar 23 Geoffrey Bush, composer
  • Mar 23 James Brown, Desdemona Tx, actor (Lt Rip Masters-Rin Tin Tin)
  • Mar 23 Jimmy Edwards, comedy actor (Barnes)
  • Mar 23 Neal Smith, (Rep-D-IA, 1959- )
  • Mar 23 Tetsuharu Kawakami, Japanese baseball player and coach
  • Mar 24 Gene Nelson, [Berg], actor (Tea For 2, Oklahoma), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Mar 25 Patrick Troughton, English actor (second Doctor in Doctor Who), born in Mill Hill (d. 1987)
  • Mar 25 Arthur Wint, Jamaican runner (d. 1992)
  • Mar 26 George E Brown Jr, (Rep-D-CA, 1963-71, 73- )
  • Mar 26 Sergio Livingstone, football player and journalist (52 caps), born in Santiago, Chile (d. 2012)
  • Mar 27 Richard Hayman, bandleader/conductor/pianist (Theme of 3 Penny Opera)
  • Mar 27 Robin Jacques, illustrator (d. 1995)
  • Mar 28 Gene Chappie, (Rep-R-CA, 1981-86)
  • Mar 28 Lord Butterfield [John Butterfield], British medical researcher, clinician and administrator
  • Mar 29 John Belk, American head of Belk, Inc. (d. 2007)
  • Mar 31 Marga [Sara Voeten-] Minco, Dutch writer (Bitter Herb)
  • Mar 31 Deborah "Debs" Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire and the Chatsworth estate, one of the Mitford sisters, born in Gloucestershire (d. 2014)