Famous People Born in December 1930

  • Dec 1 Joachim Hoffmann, German historian (d. 2002)
  • Dec 2 Gary Becker, American economist, recipient of the Bank of Sweden Prize, (d. 2014)
  • Dec 3 Jean-Luc Godard, French director (Alphaville, Hail Mary, Breathless)
  • Dec 4 Harvey Kuenn, baseball player (AL Rookie of the Year-1953)
  • Dec 4 Paul-Heinz Dittrich, composer
  • Dec 4 Roman Semyonovich Ledenyou, composer
  • Dec 4 Ronnie Corbett, comedian (The Two Ronnies), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 2016)
  • Dec 4 Jim Hall, American jazz guitarist, (d. 2013)
  • Dec 7 Richard Felciano, composer
  • Dec 7 Hal Smith, American baseball player, (d. 2014)
  • Dec 8 Alain Weber, French composer, born in Ch√Ęteau-Thierry
  • Dec 8 John Morressy, US, sci-fi author (Starbrat, Greymantle, Kingsbane)

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Dec 8 Maximilian Schell, Swiss-Austrian actor and director (Odessa File, Julia), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2014)

  • Dec 8 Julian Critchley, British politician (d. 2000)
  • Dec 9 Buck Henry, American screenwriter/comedian (SNL, Get Smart), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 10 Clayton K Yeutter, American trade negotiator and Republican National chairman, born in Eustis, Nebraska (d. 2017)
  • Dec 11 Jean-Louis Trintignant, France, actor/director (Man & a Woman, Z)
  • Dec 11 Leonard Friedman, British-Lithuanian violinist (Scottish Baroque Ensemble), born in London (d. 1994)
  • Dec 11 Chus Lampreave, Spanish actress
  • Dec 12 Friedrich Voss, composer
  • Dec 12 Bill Beutel, American journalist (d. 2006)
  • Dec 13 Genevieve Page, actress (Day & the Hour)
  • Dec 13 Robert Prosky, actor (Christine, Sgt Jablonski-Hill St Blues), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 15 Alim-ud-Din, cricketer (Pakistani batsman in 25 Tests 1954-62)
  • Dec 15 Edna O'Brien, Irish novelist and short story writer (Girl with Green Eyes, Casualties of Peace)
  • Dec 16 Bill Young, Harmarville, PA, politician (Congress, 1993-2013), (d. 2013)

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Dec 17 Bob Guccione, American publisher (Penthouse, Omni), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2010)

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  • Dec 17 Julia Meade, actress/TV hostess (Spotlight Playhouse), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • Dec 17 Makoto Moroi, composer
  • Dec 17 Armin Mueller-Stahl, German actor
  • Dec 18 Bill Skowron [Moose], MLB First baseman (NY Yankees), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2012)
  • Dec 21 Willem R "Wim" van der Zee, secretary of Council of Churches
  • Dec 22 Peter Hall, Suffolk England, director (Royal Shakespeare Company)
  • Dec 22 Larry Stevenson [Richard], skateboard innovator (kicktail), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2012)
  • Dec 24 Robert Joffrey, [Abdullah Jaffa Anver Bey Khan], US, dancer
  • Dec 25 Emmanuel Agassi, Iranian boxer and father of Andre Agassi
  • Dec 25 Salah Jaheen, Egyptian poet and cartoonist (d. 1986)
  • Dec 26 Donald Moffat, Plymouth England, actor (Kent-Logan's Run)
  • Dec 26 Sayed Mutawli imam ad-Darsh, scholar/broadcaster
  • Dec 27 Jacqueline Fontijn, Flemish composer
  • Dec 27 Meg Greenfield, US politician(?)
  • Dec 27 Wilfrid Sheed, England, writer (Boys of Winter, Hack)
  • Dec 29 Willy Giefer, composer
  • Dec 30 Jerome Theisen, benedictine
  • Dec 31 Odetta [Odetta Holmes], American folk singer (Sanctuary), actress and civil rights activist, born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2008)