Birthdays in History in 1931 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 310 of 310

  • Jul 18 "Papa" Dee Allen, percussionist (War-World is a Ghetto), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Jul 22 Charles Huxtable, General commander (English ground armies)
  • Jul 23 Jan Torell, Limhamm Sweden, director (New Land, Emigrants)
  • Jul 23 Richard Searby, deputy-chairman (News Corp Ltd-Australia)
  • Jul 23 Viktor Korchnoi, Russian-born chess grandmaster, born in Leningrad (d. 2016)
  • Jul 23 Te Atairangi Kaahu, Māori Queen (d. 2006)
  • Jul 24 Ermanno Olmi, Italian director
  • Jul 24 Éric Tabarly, French sailor (d. 1998)
  • Jul 25 Cornelis P van Dijk, Dutch minister of the Interior
  • Jul 26 A M F (Sandy) Ross, managing-director (Mary Quant)
  • Jul 27 Khieu Samphan, Cambodian politician
  • Aug 1 Lucien E Blackwell, (Rep-D-Pennsylvania)
  • Aug 1 Monty Losowsky, prof of medicine (St James University England)
  • Aug 2 Pierre DuMaine, Catholic bishop
  • Aug 7 Charles E. Rice, American legal scholar and author
  • Aug 9 Mark Weinberg, South African/British fiancier/multi-millionaire
  • Aug 12 William Goldman, author
  • Aug 13 Roy Evans, general sect (British Iron & Steel Trade Confederation)
  • Aug 14 Frederic Raphael, writer (After the War, California Time)
  • Aug 14 Marylyn Roberts, librarian/founding member (WIC)
  • Aug 15 Richard F. Heck, American chemist who discovered the Heck Reaction (Nobel Prize 2010), born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 2015)
  • Aug 16 Forrest E. Mars Jr., Candy Manufacturer (Mars), born in Oak Park, Illinois (d. 2016)
  • Aug 18 Henricus AFMO "Hans" van Mierlo, Dutch minister of Defense (D66)
  • Aug 18 Bramwell Tillsley, Canadian Salvation Army general
  • Aug 20 Bernhard "Bernd" Becher, photographer (industrialist builder 19th/20th)
  • Aug 23 Richard Vincent, British chief of Defense
  • Aug 25 Regis Philbin, American talk & game show host (Joey Bishop Show, Live with Regis & Kathie Lee), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Aug 26 Gordon Greig, journalist
  • Aug 26 Guy Vander Jagt, (Rep-R-MI, 1966- )
  • Aug 27 Sri Chinmoy, Indian guru (d. 2007)
  • Aug 28 Tito Capobianco, Argentinian stage impresario
  • Aug 29 Lise Payette, Quebec politician, writer and columnist
  • Aug 30 Carrie Saxon Perry, 1st African American mayor of a major US city (Hartford CT)
  • Aug 30 John Leonard Swigert Jr, astronaut (Apollo 13), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Sep 1 Matthew J Rinaldo, (Rep-R-NJ, 1973- )
  • Sep 1 Cecil Parkinson, British politician (C), born in Carnforth, North Lancashire (d. 2016)
  • Sep 2 Alan K Simpson, minority whip (Sen-R-WY, 1979- )
  • Sep 2 Pierre Huyskens, Dutch radio host
  • Sep 3 Albert DeSalvo, The Boston Strangler (d. 1973)
  • Sep 6 Sander M Levin, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1983- )
  • Sep 7 Cornelis de Wine, graphic artist
  • Sep 8 John Garrett, British politician (d. 2007)
  • Sep 11 Hans-Ulrich Wehler, German historian
  • Sep 12 Kristin Hunter, [Eggleston], US author (God Bless the Child)
  • Sep 22 Fay Weldon, British feminist
  • Sep 22 George Younger, 4th Viscount Younger of Leckie, British politician (d. 2003)
  • Sep 22 Manzoor Ahmad, Pakistani philosopher
  • Sep 23 Gerald Stairs Merrithew, Canadian educator (d. 2004)
  • Sep 24 Brian Glanville, author/journalist
  • Sep 24 Cardiss Collins, (Rep-D-Illinois, 1973-97), (d. 2013)
  • Sep 25 Patrick WIlliam Walker, British astrologer
  • Sep 25 Manouchehr Atashi, Iranian poet (d. 2005)
  • Sep 26 Donald J Pease, (Rep-D-OH, 1977- )
  • Sep 27 Gerald Warner, deputy secretary (Cabinet Office)
  • Sep 29 E S Orr Ewing, Lord-Lieutenant of Wigtown
  • Sep 29 James Cronin, nuclear physicist (Physics Nobel Prize 1980), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2016)
  • Sep 29 Joseph M McDade, (Rep-R-Pennsylvania, 1963- )
  • Oct 1 Reginald Hall, endocrinologist
  • Oct 4 Dick Tracy, comic strip crimestopper
  • Oct 7 Desmond Tutu, Anglican Archbishop of South Africa (Nobel Peace Prize 1982)
  • Oct 11 Dorothy Woolfolk, American comic book editor (d. 2000)
  • Oct 13 Janice Elliott, English novelist (d. 1995)
  • Oct 15 [Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen] Abdul Kalam, 11th President of India, born in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu (d. 2015)
  • Oct 16 Charles W Colson, presidential adviser (Watergate figure), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2012)
  • Oct 17 Ernst Hinterberger, Austrian writer
  • Oct 18 Catharina I "Ien" Dales, Dutch Internal minister (1989-94)
  • Oct 19 John le Carré, English novelist
  • Oct 20 Ken Morrison, English supermarket maginate/multi-millionaire
  • Oct 27 David Bryant, English world champion bowler/tv-host
  • Oct 27 Nawal el-Saadawi, Egyptian writer
  • Oct 30 David Wilson, director of British Museum (1977-92)
  • Nov 3 Yon Hyong-muk, North Korean politician (d. 2005)
  • Nov 11 Fortney H [Pete] Stark, (Rep-D-CA, 1973- )
  • Nov 12 Norman Y Mineta, (Rep-R-CA, 1975- )
  • Nov 13 Anthony Jacobs, English industrialist (BSM)
  • Nov 13 Joan Lestor, British MP
  • Nov 13 John A Manke, US test pilot (HL-10)
  • Nov 14 Claudia Jane Archibald, parapsychologist
  • Nov 15 Jan Terlouw, Dutch MP (D-66)/author (Winters in Wartime)
  • Nov 15 Mwai Kibaki, President of Kenya
  • Nov 15 Pascal Lissouba, Congo politician
  • Nov 16 Luciano Bottaro, Italian comic book artist (d. 2006)
  • Nov 21 Revaz Dogonadze, Georgian scientist (d. 1985)
  • Nov 26 Adolfo Perez Esquivel, Buenos Argentina, (1980 Nobel Peace Prize)
  • Nov 26 Adrianus J "Cardinal" Simonis, archbishop of Utrecht
  • Nov 28 Dervla Murphy, travel author (Full Tilt, In Ethiopia with a Mule)
  • Nov 28 Ian Skipper, English businessman/multi-millionaire (Heritage Projects)
  • Nov 28 Rinus Ferdinandusse, editor/author (Nude on Fence)
  • Nov 28 Thomas Enders, diplomat
  • Nov 29 Frank T Mdlalose, KwaZulu minister of Internal minister
  • Dec 2 Edwin Meese III, US attorney General (1985-88), born in Oakland, California
  • Dec 2 Hatsumi Masaaki, Founder and head of the Bujinkan Dojo organization
  • Dec 3 Ellen Blazer, Dutch TV director (Sonja)
  • Dec 3 Franz Josef Degenhardt, German author
  • Dec 4 Wally George, American TV commentator (d. 2003)
  • Dec 11 Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, leader B-sect/guru of rich
  • Dec 12 Ali-Akbar Sa'idi Sirjani, Iranian writer and journalist, born in Sirjan, Kerman (d. 1994)
  • Dec 12 Lionel Blair, choreographer (Spotlight), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Dec 14 Jon Elia, Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher (d. 2002)
  • Dec 15 Evald Schorm, Prague Czech, director (Courage for Every Day)
  • Dec 17 Yvonne Keuls, [Bamberg], Dutch writer (Jan Rap & Co)
  • Dec 18 Alison Plowden, English historian (d. 2007)
  • Dec 25 Uzo Egonu, painter/print maker
  • Dec 28 Georg "Org" Marais, South African economist/underminister of Finance
  • Dec 28 Guy Debord, situationist
  • Dec 29 Prince Gu of Korea, Korean royalty (d. 2005)
  • Dec 30 Charles A Bassett II, Captain USAF/astronaut, born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Dec 30 Richard Christ, writer
  • Dec 30 Ike Skelton, Lexington, MI, congressman (1977-2011), (d. 2013)
  • Dec 31 Bob Shaw, Belfast, Northern Ireland, sci-fi author (Light of Other Days, The Ragged Astronauts)