Famous People Born in October 1922

  • Oct 1 Hector Campos-Parsi, composer
  • Oct 2 Otmar Macha, Czech composer (Quattro Group), born in Ostrava (d. 2006)
  • Oct 2 Thomas T Nkobi, South African ANC-leader (Alexandra-bus boycott 1957)
  • Oct 2 Wolfhart U Pannenberg, German theologist (Gingham Girl)
  • Oct 3 Marcel van Thienen, composer
  • Oct 3 Jean Lefebvre, French actor (d. 2004)
  • Oct 4 Malcolm Baldrige, Conn, US Secretary of Commerce (1981-87)
  • Oct 4 Shin Kyuk-Ho, Japanese businessman
  • Oct 5 José Froilán González, Argentine race car driver, (d. 2013)
  • Oct 5 Bil Keane, American cartoonist
  • Oct 5 Jock Stein, Scottish footballer and manager (d. 1985)
  • Oct 6 Joe Frazier, American baseball player
  • Oct 7 Martha Stewart, Bardwell Ky, singer/actress (Daisy Kenyon, Doll Face)
  • Oct 7 Reina Prinsen Geerligs, [Leentje Vandendriesch], Dutch antifascist
  • Oct 7 Grady Hatton, American baseball player, (d. 2013)
  • Oct 8 Douglas Gray, archivist
  • Oct 8 Svend Westergaard, composer
  • Oct 9 Fyvush Finkel, actor (Middle Ages, Picket Fences), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • Oct 9 Raymond Wilding-White, composer
  • Oct 10 Boeli [Willem C] van Leeuwen, Antillian writer (Vreemdeling Op Aarde)
  • Oct 10 Harry Cave, cricketer (NZ bowler & Test captain in the 1950's)
  • Oct 10 Merv Pregulman, Lansing, Michigan, NFL Line backer (Green Bay Packers), (d. 2012)
  • Oct 13 Alan Scott, Haddonfield NJ, TV host/songwriter (Spin the Picture)
  • Oct 13 Gilberto Mendes, composer
  • Oct 15 Agustina Bessa-Luís, Portuguese writer
  • Oct 16 Max Bygraves, actor (Tom Brown's School Days), born in London, England
  • Oct 16 Robert Urquhart, actor (Dunkirk, Bulldog Breed, Dark Avenger)
  • Oct 17 Louis Benjamin, showman
  • Oct 17 Pierre Juneau, Canada, film and broadcast executive, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2012)
  • Oct 17 Luiz Bonfá, Brazilian composer (d. 2001)
  • Oct 18 Camillo Togni, composer
  • Oct 18 Little Orphan Annie, comic strip character
  • Oct 18 Richard Stankiewicz, US sculptor (1974 Akston Award, 1966 Brandeis)
  • Oct 19 Jack Anderson, journalist (Wash Post), born in Long Beach, California
  • Oct 20 John Anderson, Clayton Ill, actor (Virgil-Legend of Wyatt Earp)
  • Oct 21 Liliane de Bettencourt, heir to L'Oreal
  • Oct 22 John H Chafee, (Sen-R-Rhode Island, 1976- )
  • Oct 22 John Weidner, war hero, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Oct 22 Ton Lensink, Dutch actor (Rituelen)
  • Oct 22 Juan Carlos Lorenzo, Argentine footballer (d. 2001)
  • Oct 23 Coleen Gray, American actress (Apache Drums), born in Staplehurst, Nebraska (d. 2015)
  • Oct 23 Stuart Sloan, war hero/test pilot
  • Oct 27 Carlos Andres Perez, president of Venezuela (1974-79/89-94)
  • Oct 27 George Young, soccer star
  • Oct 27 Ralph Kiner, HR hitter (Pittsburgh Pirates)/sportscaster (NY Mets)
  • Oct 28 Gershon Kingsley, German composer
  • Oct 28 Butch van Breda Kolff, American basketball coach (d. 2007)
  • Oct 28 Simon Muzenda, Zimbabwe politician (d. 2003)
  • Oct 29 Francois H L Henrichs, sportscaster/actor (Spider)
  • Oct 29 Neal Hefti, Hastings Neb, orchestra leader (Kate Smith Show)
  • Oct 29 Neil Blaney, politician
  • Oct 30 Jane White, American actress and singer
  • Oct 31 Barbara Bel Geddes, actress (Vertigo, Miss Ellie-Dallas, Caught), born in NYC, New York (d. 2005)

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Oct 31 Norodom Sihanouk, King of Cambodia (1941-55 and 1993-2004), head of state, independence campaigner and film producer, born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia (d. 2012)

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  • Oct 31 Anatoli Papanov, Soviet actor (d. 1987)
  • Oct 31 Illinois Jacquet, American saxophonist (d. 2004)