Birthdays in History in February 1943

  • Feb 1 Josceline Dimbleby, cookery writer
  • Feb 4 Alberto João Jardim, Portuguese president of the regional government of Madeira
  • Feb 4 Ken Thompson, American computer scientist
  • Feb 5 Nolan Bushnell, founder (Atari)/creator (Pong)
  • Feb 8 Pirzada Qasim, Pakistani poet and VC of Karachi University

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Feb 9 Joseph E. Stiglitz, American economist, Nobel laureate

  • Feb 11 Iain Cameron, British brigadier
  • Feb 13 Friedrich Christian Delius, German writer, born in Rome
  • Feb 13 Leo Frankowski, US, sci-fi author (High Tech Knight, Flying Warlord)
  • Feb 16 J D Moore, headmaster (St Dunstan's College)
  • Feb 16 James Beaton, British GC
  • Feb 18 Graeme Garden, Scottish writer
  • Feb 19 Homer Hickam, American author and retired NASA engineer
  • Feb 19 Tim Hunt, British biochemist, Nobel laureate
  • Feb 20 Aleksandr Pavlovich Alexandrov, Russian, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-9, TM-3)
  • Feb 20 Lord McNally, British Minister of State for Justice
  • Feb 21 Roberto Faenza, director (Cop Killers, Corrupt)
  • Feb 22 David E Skaggs, (Rep-D-Colorado)
  • Feb 22 Horst Köhler, President of Germany
  • Feb 24 Hristo Prodanov, Bulgarian mountaineer
  • Feb 24 Terry Semel, American business executive

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Feb 25 Sally Jessy Raphael, Easton, Pennsylvania, American TV talk show host (Sally)

TV Talk Show Host Sally Jessy Raphael
TV Talk Show Host
Sally Jessy Raphael
  • Feb 26 Bob van Reeth, Flemish architect
  • Feb 26 Dante Ferretti, Italian art director and costume designer
  • Feb 28 Hans Dijkstal, Dutch minister of the Interior (VVD, 1994-98)