Famous Birthdays on 30th September

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 211

  • 1207 Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi, Persian mystic and poet (d. 1273)
  • 1227 Pope Nicholas IV (d. 1292)
  • 1530 Geronimo Mercuriali, Italian philologist and physician (d. 1606)
  • 1550 Michael Maestlin, German mathematician (d. 1631)
  • 1622 Johann Sebastiani, composer
  • 1627 Robinson Crusoe, fictional character, according to Daniel Defoe
  • 1631 William Stoughton, American judge at the Salem witch trials (d. 1701)
  • 1685 Gunther Jacob Wenceslaus, composer
  • 1700 Stanisław Konarski, Polish writer (d. 1773)
  • 1710 John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (d. 1771)
  • 1715 Étienne Bonnot de Condillac, French philosopher (d. 1780)
  • 1732 Jacques Necker, French finance minister of Louis XVI (d. 1804)
  • 1743 Jeronymo Francisco de Lima, composer
  • 1752 Justin Heinrich Knecht, composer
  • 1765 José María Morelos, Mexican revolutionary (d. 1815)
  • 1800 Decimus Burton, British architect (d. 1881)
  • 1805 Samuel Peter Heintzelman, Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 1808 Lambertus GC Ledeboer, Dutch vicar (Folies-old Calvinist communities)
  • 1811 Augusta of Saxe-Weimar, Queen of Prussia and German Empress (d. 1890)
  • 1824 Peter Milne, composer
  • 1827 Carlo A Alfieri, Italian MP (Liberal)
  • 1827 Kenner Garrard, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1879)
  • 1827 Ellis H. Roberts, American politician (d. 1918)
  • 1832 Frederick Sleigh "Bobs" Roberts, Brit gov of Natal (Ireland-Boer war)
  • 1833 Ferdinand von Saar, writer
  • 1840 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer
  • 1847 Wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist
  • 1852 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer
  • 1856 Andrejs Jurjans, composer
  • 1857 Hermann Sudermann, German writer (Honor, That Ehre, Frau Sorge)
  • 1861 William Wrigley Jr., American industrialist (Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company) (d. 1932)
  • 1862 Georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer
  • 1863 Reinhard Scheer, German admiral (WW I)
  • 1869 Ernest Jones, cricket pace bowler (marvellous Aust at turn of century)
  • 1870 Jean Perrin, France, physicist, studied Brownian motion (Nobel 1926)
  • 1870 Thomas W. Lamont, American banker; father of Corliss Lamont; great-grandfather of Ned Lamont (d. 1948)
  • 1871 John Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet)
  • 1871 Ruben Mattias Liljefors, composer
  • 1876 Katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna, Fast Company), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1879 Ernst Isler, composer
  • 1879 Henri Casadesus, French violist and composer (Viola d'amour)
  • 1882 George Bancroft, Phila, actor (Underworld)/wife of Octavia Brooke
  • 1883 Robert H Lightfoot, English theologist/exegetist (St John's Gospel)
  • 1883 Bernhard Rust, Nazi education minister (d. 1945)
  • 1887 Lil Dagover [Marta-Maria Lillits], Madiun, Java, Dutch-born German actress (Spiders)
  • 1893 Lansdale Sasscer, American politician (d. 1964)
  • 1894 Dirk J Bush, Dutch/US mathematician (Concise History of Mathematics)
  • 1895 Lewis Milestone, Russian-born film director (d. 1980)
  • 1898 Felix Kersten, Baltic-German/Finnish masseuse (Heinrich Himmler)
  • 1898 Johannes Rontgen, composer
  • 1898 Renée Adorée, French actress (d. 1933)
  • 1898 Princess Charlotte of Monaco (d. 1977)
  • 1899 Hendrik Marsman, Dutch poet/writer/critic
  • 1900 Otto Roesch, paleontologist
  • 1902 Piet[er J] "Piet" Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52)
  • 1904 Frank Lawton, actor (Devil Doll, Invisible Ray), born in London, England
  • 1905 Michael Powell, English director/screen writer/producer (Red Shoes)
  • 1905 Nevill Francis Mott, physicist
  • 1905 Ralph Forbes, actor (Romeo & Juliet, Daniel Boone), born in London, England
  • 1906 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer
  • 1906 John I M Stewart, British detective writer (Comedy of Terrors)
  • 1906 Michael John Innes Mackintosh Stewart Innes, writer
  • 1907 Arnold Elston, composer
  • 1908 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory)
  • 1908 Edzard H Schaper, German/Swiss sailor/UP-correspondent/antifascist
  • 1912 Oliver Charles Anderson, novelist
  • 1915 Lester Garfield Maddox, (Gov-D-Ga)/restaurant owner
  • 1915 Robert Morris, lawyer

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1917 Buddy Rich, New York, American jazz drummer and band leader (Buddy Rich Band-Away We Go), (d. 1987)

Jazz Drummer/Band Leader Buddy Rich
Jazz Drummer/Band Leader
Buddy Rich
  • 1917 Chung Hee Park, general/pres of South Korea (1961-79), assassinated
  • 1917 Yuri "Petrovich" Lyubimov, USSR, director (Taganka)
  • 1918 Lewis Nixon, WWII Veteran (d. 1996)
  • 1919 Patricia Neway, American soprano (Consul, Maria Golovia), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1919 Roberto Bonomi, Argentine racing driver (d. 1992)
  • 1920 Donald Keech, entrepreneur
  • 1920 Ghazar Saryan, composer
  • 1920 Aldo Parisot, Brazilian-American musician and cellist
  • 1921 Deborah Kerr, actress (The King & I, Night of Iguana), born in Helensburg Scotland (d. 2007)
  • 1921 Eileen Zhang Ailing Chang, writer
  • 1922 Allan Rae, cricketer (prolific WI opening batsman 1948-53)
  • 1922 Alan Stretton, Australian general
  • 1924 Charles Quinlivan, actor (7 Guns to Mesa), born in Jersey City, New Jersey

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1924 Truman Capote, American author (In Cold Blood), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • 1925 Gwyn A Williams, historian/socialist
  • 1926 Peder Holm, composer
  • 1926 Robin Roberts, pitcher (Phillies, Won 28 in 1952)
  • 1927 W. S. Merwin, American poet

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1928 Elie Wiesel, Romania, author (Souls on Fire)/Nazi hunter (Nobel 1986)

Author Elie Wiesel
Author
Elie Wiesel
  • 1930 Ben Cooper, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1931 Angie Dickinson, [Angeline Brown], Kulm ND, actress (Police Woman)
  • 1931 Ray Willsey, Regina Sask, WLAF def coordinator (Frankfurt, Scotland)
  • 1932 Shintaro Ishihara, Japanese author and politician (Governor of Tokyo)
  • 1932 Johnny Podres, American baseball player (d. 2008)
  • 1933 Mars Zakirovich Rafikov, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1934 Udo Jürgens, Austrian singer
  • 1934 Anna Kashfi [Joan O'Callaghan], Welsh actress and 1st wife of Marlon Barando, born in Darjeeling, India (d. 2015)
  • 1935 Jill Corey, Avonmore Pa, singer (Your Hit Parade)
  • 1935 Johnny Mathis, SF, voclaist (Chances Are, 12th of Never)
  • 1936 Butler Derrick, (Rep-D-SC, 1974- )
  • 1936 James R Sasser, (Sen-D-Tenn, 1977- )
  • 1937 Jurek Becker, writer
  • 1937 Valentin Vasil'yevich Sil'vestrov, composer
  • 1938 Salvatore Michael Caruana, Mass, criminal (FBI Most Wanted List)
  • 1939 Len Cariou, Winnipeg Manitoba, actor (Four Seasons-Sherry)
  • 1939 Piet M Blauw, Dutch MP (VVD)
  • 1940 Harry Winston Jerome, Sask Canada, 100m runner (Olympic-bronze-1964)
  • 1942 Dewey Martin, Canada, rock vocalist/drummer (Buffalo Springfield)
  • 1942 Frankie Lymon, rocker (The Teenagers-Why do Fools Fall in Love), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942 Gus Dudgeon, British pop producer (Joan Armatrading, David Bowie)
  • 1942 Sture Pettersson, Sweden, cyclist (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • 1943 Jody Powell, press mouthpiece (Jimmy Carter)
  • 1943 Marilyn McCoo, host/singer (Solid Gold, 5th Dimension), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1943 Johann Deisenhofer, German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • 1943 Ian Ogilvy, British Actor
  • 1944 Diane Dufresne, French Canadian singer
  • 1945 Ehud Olmert, twelfth Prime Minister of Israel
  • 1945 Bob Lassiter, American radio personality
  • 1946 Paul Sheahan, cricketer (dashing Australian Test batsman 1967-74)
  • 1946 Sylvia Peterson, US vocalist (Chiffons-He's So Fine)
  • 1946 Héctor Lavoe, Puerto Rican singer (d. 1993)
  • 1946 Claude Vorilhon, founder of Raelism, a ufo religion
  • 1946 William Thurston, Washington, mathematician (Fields Medal, 1982), (d. 2012)
  • 1947 Marc Bolan, rock vocalist (T-Rex-Bang a Gong), born in London, England
  • 1947 Rula Lenska, St Neots England, actress (Friends from Europe are here)
  • 1947 Dave Arneson, American game designer
  • 1948 Craig Kusick, former Major League Baseball Player
  • 1949 Michel Tognini, Vincennes France, astronaut (Soyuz TM-15, sk: STS 93)
  • 1950 Victoria Tennant, London England (All of Me, Chiefs, Winds of War)
  • 1950 Renato Zero, Italian musician
  • 1951 Catie Ball, US, 100 m breast stroke swimmer (Olympic-4X4 gold-1968)
  • 1951 Nicholas Yermakov, US, sci-fi author (Epiphany, Jehad, Clique)
  • 1951 Barry Marshall, Australian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • 1952 Darrell Hair, cricketer (Australian Test umpire since 1993-94)
  • 1952 Frank Zincavage, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • 1952 Jack Wild, British actor (d. 2006)
  • 1953 Deborah Allen, country singer (Jim Stafford Show), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1953 S.M. Stirling, Canadian-born author
  • 1954 Barry Williams, actor (Greg-Brady Bunch), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1954 Calvin Levels, actor (Knightwatch), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1954 Patrice Rushen, rock vocalist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955 Frankie Kennedy, flute player
  • 1956 Maria Esmeralda, Belgian princess/daughter of Leopold III/Lilian Baels
  • 1957 Fran Drescher, actress (Cadillac Man, Nanny), born in Queens, New York
  • 1957 Gladys Portugues, Mrs Jean-Claude Van Damme/actress (It's Alive 3), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957 William Christian, actor (Derek Frye-All My Children), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1958 Christopher Cass, Cold Spring Harbor NY, actor (Jack Forbes-Loving)
  • 1958 Marty Stuart, Phila Miss, country singer (Hillbilly Rock)
  • 1958 Nona Garson, equestrian show jumper (Olympics-96)
  • 1958 Rodwell Biggie Tembo Marasha, musician
  • 1959 Basia Trzetrzelevska, Poland, jazz singer (Time & Life)
  • 1959 Hans Werdekker, Dutch soccer player (Ajax, RKC/Amsterdam Admirals)
  • 1959 Kim Bauer, LPGA golfer (1993 Minn LPGA Classic-30th), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1959 Ettore Messina, Italian basketball coach
  • 1960 Mike Herbert, Rogers Ark, kayak (alt-Olympics-96)
  • 1960 Susan Keith, actress (Shana Vochek-Loving)
  • 1960 Blanche Lincoln, American politician
  • 1961 Chandrakant Pandit, Indian cricket wicket-keeper (late 80's)
  • 1961 Crystal Bernard, Garland TX, actress (Amy-It's a Living, Helen-Wings)
  • 1961 Eric Stoltz, actor (Anaconda, Pulp Fiction, Mask)
  • 1961 Eric van de Poele, Belgian racing driver
  • 1961 Sally Yeh, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • 1962 Dave Magadan, 1st baseman (NY Mets, Chicago Cubs), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1962 Frank Rijkaard, Surinam/Dutch soccer star (Ajax, AC Milan)
  • 1962 George Jamison, NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs)
  • 1962 Leon Hutten, soccer player (RKC)
  • 1962 Shaan, Indian singer
  • 1963 Cristina Marsillach, actress (Barocco), born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1963 Ed Drakich, Windsor Ontario, volleyball player (Olympics-96)
  • 1963 Reb Beach, rocker (Winger)
  • 1964 Michael McKay, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • 1964 Stephen N Frick, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1964 Trey Anastasio, American musician (Phish)
  • 1964 Monica Bellucci, Citta di Castello Italy, actress (Dracula)
  • 1965 Kathleen Madigan, American comedian
  • 1966 Kerry G. Johnson, African American graphic designer and caricaturist
  • 1967 Nadine Handford, Adelaide Aust, golfer (1993 T77 Alpine Aust Ladies)
  • 1967 Yorkis Perez, Bajos de Haina Dom Rep, pitcher (Florida Marlins)
  • 1969 Chris Von Erich, American professional wrestler (d. 1991)
  • 1970 Eric Piatkowski, NBA guard/forward (LA Clippers)
  • 1971 Brentson Buckner, NFL defensive end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1971 Jenna Elfman, actress (Townies, Dharma & Greg), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971 Ron Collins, WLAF tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1972 Cedric Saunders, NFL tight end (Tampa Bay Bucs, Scotland Claymores)
  • 1972 Jamal Anderson, NFL running back (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1972 Troy Dumas, NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs)
  • 1972 Ari Behn, Norwegian author
  • 1974 Jeremy Giambi, American baseball player
  • 1975 Marion Cotillard, French actress
  • 1975 Carlos Guillén, Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1976 Adita Linares, spanish actress (Clueless, Cookie), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1977 Maia Brewton, actress (Margaret-Lime Street), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1977 Stacey Storey, Eagle River Alaska, Miss America-Alaska (1996)
  • 1977 Sun Jihai, Chinese footballer
  • 1977 Roy Carroll, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1978 Candice Michelle, American female wrestler
  • 1979 Andy van der Meyde, Dutch footballer
  • 1979 Clio-Danae Othoneou, Greek actress, musician and pianist
  • 1979 Vince Chong, Malaysian singer-songwriter

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1980 Martina Hingis, Kosice Slovakia, tennis star (1997 Aust/US/Wimb)

Tennis Player Martina Hingis
Tennis Player
Martina Hingis
  • 1980 Camilla D'Errico, Canadian comic book artist and painter