Birthdays in History in November 1908

  • Nov 4 Stanley Cortez, American cinematographer, born in New York City
  • Nov 6 Fanny Leys, Flemish author (Ontwijding)
  • Nov 8 Martha Gellhorn, American writer (d. 1998)
  • Nov 10 Charles Merritt, Canadian Army officer and Victoria Cross recipient (d. 2000)
  • Nov 12 Hans Werner Richter, German author (Socially Responsible Cinema)
  • Nov 12 Harry A Blackmun, Ill, 100th Supreme Court justice (1970-94)
  • Nov 12 Shamus Culhane, animator
  • Nov 12 Amon Göth, commandant of Nazi concentration camp (d. 1946)
  • Nov 13 C. Vann Woodward, American historian (d. 1999)
  • Nov 14 Harrison E Salisbury, journalist/author (50th Anniv of Soviet Union)
  • Nov 18 Imogene Coca, comedienne (Your Show of Shows, Grindl), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 21 Elizabeth George Speare, American author (d. 1994)
  • Nov 22 Michael Balfour, English historian, born in Oxford (d. 1995)
  • Nov 23 Nelson S. Bond, American science fiction writer (d. 2006)
  • Nov 24 Harry Kemelman, US detective author (rabbi-omnibus)
  • Nov 26 Charles Forte, Italian/British hotel magnate (Savoy)
  • Nov 28 Arturo Frondizi, president Argentina (1958-62)
  • Nov 28 Claude Lévi-Strauss, French anthropologist
  • Nov 29 Adam Clayton Powell Jr, (Rep-D-NY)/minister