Birthdays in History in December 1902

  • Dec 2 Horace A Hildreth, (Gov-Maine, 1945-49)
  • Dec 5 [Steve James] Strom Thurmond, (Sen-D/R-SC)
  • Dec 8 Wifredo Lam, Cuban artist (d. 1982)
  • Dec 9 Richard A Butler, England, Dutch min of Finance/Foreign affairs
  • Dec 12 Koloman Sokol, Slovak painter (d. 2003)
  • Dec 13 Talcott Parsons, US sociologist
  • Dec 15 Robert F. Bradford, 57th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1983)
  • Dec 17 Albert Drach, Austrian-Jewish writer, born in Vienna (d. 1995)
  • Dec 20 George EAE, English prince/earl of St Andrews
  • Dec 20 Max Lerner, US, columnist (NY Post)
  • Dec 20 Sidney Hook, anticommunist philosopher (Paradoxes of Freedom)
  • Dec 20 George Edward Alexander Windsor, Duke of Kent (d. 1942)
  • Dec 22 Jacques-Philippe Leclerc, France, WW II hero (liberator of Paris)
  • Dec 22 Joe Adonis, Italy, American crime-syndicate boss in NY & NJ
  • Dec 23 Norman Maclean, American author (d. 1990)
  • Dec 26 Anatoli Lvovich Kaplan, Russian painter (d. 1980)
  • Dec 28 Mortimer J Adler, author (Encyclopedia Brittanica), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 28 Shen Congwen, Chinese writer (Long River), born in Zhen'gan, Hunan Province (d. 1988)
  • Dec 29 Nels Stewart, National Hockey League player (d. 1957)