Birthdays in History in 1922 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 291 of 291

  • Aug 23 Jack Boddy, British trade union leader
  • Aug 24 René Lévesque, Premier of Quebec (d. 1987)
  • Aug 24 Howard Zinn, American historian and activist
  • Aug 26 Irving R. Levine, American journalist
  • Aug 29 Emile Habibi, Palestinian Israeli writer (The Secret Life of Saeed the Pessoptimist), born in Haifa (d. 1996)
  • Aug 29 Mr. Blackwell, American fashion critic
  • Aug 30 Lionel Murphy, Australian politician (d. 1986)
  • Sep 1 Melvin Laird, politician (Rep-R-Mich), US Secretary of Defense (1969-73), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 2016)
  • Sep 4 Per Olof Sundman, Swedish writer and politician (d. 1992)
  • Sep 7 Lucien Jarraud, Canadian radio host (d. 2007)
  • Sep 8 Lyndon LaRouche, American presidental candidate (1980)
  • Sep 9 Anthony Derrick Parsons, diplomat
  • Sep 9 MacKenzie John, pipe major
  • Sep 9 Manolis Glezos, Greek politician and writer
  • Sep 11 Charles Evers, civil rights leader (Amazing Grace)
  • Sep 12 Viscount Allendale, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
  • Sep 16 Guy Hamilton, British director (Goldfinger), born in Paris (d. 2016)
  • Sep 17 Agostinho Neto, poet/president Angola [or Dec 27]
  • Sep 17 Naomi Datta, geneticist
  • Sep 19 Catherine Mary Hall, nurse
  • Sep 19 Damon [Francis] Knight, US, sci-fi author (CV, Beyond the Barrier)
  • Sep 20 David Nicolson, British businessman and politician (Chairman of BTR Industries-1969)
  • Sep 22 Chen Ning Yang, China, US physicist/disproved parity (Nobel 1957)
  • Sep 23 Philip Owen Arnould Sherrard, scholar theologian poet/translator
  • Sep 24 David Lane, CEO (Commission for Racial Equality)
  • Sep 25 Hammer DeRoburt, first President of Nauru (d. 1992)
  • Sep 26 Nicholas Romanov, French-born pretender to the Russian throne
  • Sep 27 Arthur Penn, director (Miracle Worker, Bonnie & Clyde), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 28 Phyllis Friend, chief nursing officer (DHSS)
  • Sep 30 Alan Stretton, Australian general
  • Oct 2 Thomas T Nkobi, South African ANC-leader (Alexandra-bus boycott 1957)
  • Oct 2 Wolfhart U Pannenberg, German theologist (Gingham Girl)
  • Oct 4 Malcolm Baldrige, Conn, US Secretary of Commerce (1981-87)
  • Oct 4 Shin Kyuk-Ho, Japanese businessman
  • Oct 5 Bil Keane, American cartoonist
  • Oct 7 Reina Prinsen Geerligs, [Leentje Vandendriesch], Dutch antifascist
  • Oct 8 Douglas Gray, archivist
  • Oct 10 Boeli [Willem C] van Leeuwen, Antillian writer (Vreemdeling Op Aarde)
  • Oct 15 Agustina Bessa-Luís, Portuguese writer
  • Oct 17 Louis Benjamin, showman
  • 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 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 23 Stuart Sloan, war hero/test pilot
  • Oct 27 Carlos Andres Perez, president of Venezuela (1974-79/89-94)
  • Oct 28 Simon Muzenda, Zimbabwe politician (d. 2003)
  • Oct 29 Neil Blaney, politician
  • Nov 2 John Pinsent, classical scholar
  • Nov 3 Earl of Lonsdale, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
  • Nov 5 Violet Barclay, American illustrator
  • Nov 8 Christiaan Barnard, South African surgeon (perform 1st heart transplant)
  • Nov 9 Imre Lakatos, Hungarian philosopher (d. 1974)

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Nov 11 Kurt Vonnegut Jr, American author (Slaughterhouse Five, Sirens of Titan), born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 2007)

  • Nov 13 Jack Narz, TV gameshow host (Dotto, Video Village), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Nov 14 Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Egyptian politician and 6th Secretary-General of the United Nations (1992- 96), born in Cairo (d. 2016)
  • Nov 15 Francesco Rosi, director (Lucky Luciano), born in Naples, Italy
  • Nov 15 Giorgio Manganelli, writer
  • Nov 16 Gene Amdahl, American computer scientist (designed IMB mainframe), born in Flandreau, South Dakota (d. 2015)

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Nov 16 José Saramago, Portuguese writer and Nobel laureate, born in Azinhaga, Santarém, Portugal (d. 2010)

Novelist José Saramago
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José Saramago
  • Nov 17 Emile Noel, international civil servant
  • Nov 18 Luis Somoza Debayle, President of Nicaragua (1956-63), born in León, Nicaragua (d. 1967)
  • Nov 18 Viktor Afanasiev, editor (Pravda)
  • Nov 18 Al Dvorin, American Elvis Presley concert announcer (d. 2004)
  • Nov 19 Stanley K Runcorn, British geophysicist (Doctor of Utrecht)
  • Nov 19 Yuri Knorozov, Russian epigrapher (d. 1999)
  • Nov 23 Manuel Fraga Iribarne, president of Spanish Galicia
  • Nov 25 Gloria Lasso, French-Spanish singer (d. 2005)

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Nov 26 Charles M. Schulz, cartoonist (Peanuts), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2000)

Cartoonist Charles M. Schulz
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Charles M. Schulz
  • Nov 28 Helen Kinney Copley, newspaper publisher
  • Nov 29 Benjamin Smit, Curacaos architect (St Elizabeth Hospital)
  • Dec 1 Geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
  • Dec 3 Sven Nykvist, Swedish cinematographer (d. 2006)
  • Dec 6 John Henry Cound Brunt, English soldier, Victoria Cross holder (d. 1944)
  • Dec 8 John B McKay, US test pilot (X-15)
  • Dec 8 Lucian Freud, Berlin German, artist (Boy With a Rat)
  • Dec 11 Grace Paley, writer (1970 Arts & Letters Award)
  • Dec 11 Peter Birch, choreographer (Jane Froman's USA Canteen), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Dec 12 Arthur R Hawkins, US pilot/capt (WW II, downed 14 jap planes)
  • Dec 15 Alan Freed, Penn, DJ, accepted payola/introduced term "rock-n-roll"
  • Dec 17 Alan Voorhees, American engineer and urban planner (d. 2005)
  • Dec 20 George Roy Hill, dir (Slap Shot, Little Drummer Girl, Little Romance)
  • Dec 22 Calder Willingham, American novelist and scriptwriter, born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1995)
  • Dec 22 Jim [James] Wright, (D-Texas), politician (Speaker of House 1987-89), born in Forth Worth, Texas
  • Dec 22 Jack Brooks, American politician. (d. 2012)
  • Dec 23 Ian Powell Bancroft, civil servant
  • Dec 27 Larry Osborne, navigator air traffic controller/supply specialist
  • Dec 28 Stan Lee, comics artist/creator (Spider-Man, Incredible Hulk)
  • Dec 29 William Gaddis, American writer (d. 1998)