Birthdays in History in 1943 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 283 of 283

  • Sep 16 James Alan MacPherson, American writer, 1st black writer to win Pulitzer Prize, born in Savannah, Georgia (d. 2016)
  • Sep 17 Samuel T Durrance, PhD/astronaut (STS 35, STS 67), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Sep 17 Sarah Lucas, theatre administrator (d. 1997)
  • Sep 19 Chris Joyce, photographer

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Sep 20 Sani Abacha, de facto President of Nigeria (1993-98), born in Kano, Nigeria

President of Nigeria Sani Abacha
President of Nigeria
Sani Abacha
  • Sep 23 Bob Clement, (Rep-D-Tennessee)
  • Sep 25 Robert Gates, American Secretary of Defense
  • Sep 27 Anna Gael, [Gyarmarthy], Budapest Hungary, Lady Weymouth
  • Sep 27 Amedeo, 5th Duke of Aosta, Italian aristocrat
  • Sep 28 Mike Kreidler, (Rep-D-Washington)
  • Sep 28 Warren Lieberfarb, American media executive

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Sep 29 Lech Wałęsa, Polish Solidarity movement leader (Nobel 1983) and President of Poland (1990-95), born in Popowo, Poland

Polish Politician and Labor Activist Lech Wałęsa
Polish Politician and Labor Activist
Lech Wałęsa
  • Sep 29 Peter Rigby, CEO (Specialist Computer Holdings)
  • Sep 29 Mohammad Khatami, former President of Iran
  • Sep 29 Gary Boyd Roberts, American genealogist
  • Sep 30 Jody Powell, press mouthpiece (Jimmy Carter)
  • Sep 30 Johann Deisenhofer, German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • Oct 1 Jean-Jacques Annaud, Draveil France, director (Bear, Black & White, Name of the Rose)
  • Oct 2 Franklin Rosemont, American artist
  • Oct 3 Jeff Bingaman, (Sen-D-New Mexico, 1983- )
  • Oct 4 Buddy Roemer, (Gov/Rep-D-LA, 1981- )
  • Oct 4 Owen Keir Davidson, Australia, 4 time Wimbledon mix double champ
  • Oct 5 Benjamin L Cardin, (Rep-D-Maryland)
  • Oct 6 Alexander Maxovich Shilov, Russian painter
  • Oct 7 Oliver North, US colonel (Irangate), born in San Antonio, Texas

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Oct 8 R. L. Stine, children's book writer (Goosebumps), born in Columbus, Ohio

Children's Book Writer R. L. Stine
Children's Book Writer
R. L. Stine
  • Oct 9 Mike Peters, American cartoonist
  • Oct 10 Earl of Stockton, English publisher/grandson of premier Macmillan
  • Oct 10 Frederick Barthelme, American author
  • Oct 13 Mike Barnicle, American newspaper columnist
  • Oct 18 Birthe Rønn Hornbech, Danish politician
  • Oct 21 Frans LAJ Wolters, economist/Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • Oct 21 Tariq Ali, Pakistani author and historian
  • Oct 24 Jose Serrano, (Rep-D-New York)
  • Oct 25 Selly Fernandes, Curacao poetess (Winking with Selly)
  • Nov 2 Oldrich Pelcak, Czechoslovakia, cosmonaut
  • Nov 4 Marlene Jobert, novelist (Adventures of John Difool)
  • Nov 5 Friedman Paul Erhardt (Chef Tell), German-born American TV chef (d. 2007)
  • Nov 6 Michael Schwerner, civil rights worker, murdered in 1964
  • Nov 7 Judith Frost, British Columbia, artist (To Red, Dust Drawings)
  • Nov 7 Wensley Haydon-Baillie, English pharmaceutical manufacturer
  • Nov 7 Stephen Greenblatt, American literary critic
  • Nov 7 Boris Gromov, Russian general

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Nov 7 Michael Spence, American economist and Nobel Prize laureate, born in Montclair, New Jersey

Economist Michael Spence
Economist
Michael Spence
  • Nov 10 Saxby Chambliss, American politician
  • Nov 11 Jan Adamski, Poland, International Chess Master (1976)
  • Nov 13 André-Gilles Fortin, Canadian politician (d. 1977)
  • Nov 14 Peter Norton, American software engineer
  • Nov 15 Roger Donaldson, director (Cocktail, Cadillac Man, White Sands)
  • Nov 20 Lindsay Thomas, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )
  • Nov 21 Larry Mahan, Oregon, rodeo champ (1967-70)
  • Nov 21 Phil Bredesen, American politician
  • Nov 21 Viktor Sidjak, Russian fencer
  • Nov 22 George W [Buddy] Darden, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )
  • Nov 23 Andrew Goodman, civil rights worker, murdered in 1964
  • Nov 26 Gerald D Kleczka, (Rep-D-WI, 1984- )
  • Nov 26 Paul Burnett, English disc-jockey
  • Nov 26 Marilynne Robinson, American writer
  • Nov 27 Nicole Brossard, French Canadian poet
  • Nov 29 Sue Miller, American author
  • Dec 2 Wayne Allard, American politician
  • Dec 5 Eva Joly, Norwegian-born French magistrate
  • Dec 7 Göran Lennmarker, Swedish politician
  • Dec 7 Bernard C. Parks, Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department
  • Dec 7 James Tate, American poet (Pulitzer Prize 1992), born in Kansas City Missouri (d. 2015)
  • Dec 8 Michael Unger, English editor-in-chief (Evening News, Manchester)

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Dec 11 John Kerry, Aurora, Colorado, American politician and 2004 presidential nominee of the Democratic Party

US Secretary of State John Kerry
US Secretary of State
John Kerry
  • Dec 13 Arturo Ripstein, director (El Lugar Sin Limites, Foxtrot)
  • Dec 15 Kathleen Blanco, American politician
  • Dec 15 Lucien den Arend, Dutch artist
  • Dec 19 William De Vries, Bkln, surgeon-inventor (Symbion artifical heart)
  • Dec 19 Ross M. Lence, American political scientist (d. 2006)
  • Dec 21 André Arthur. Quebec radio host
  • Dec 22 Paul Wolfowitz, American politician
  • Dec 23 Silvia Sommerlath, German wife of King Carl XVI of Sweden (1973- )
  • Dec 23 Stephen Wallace, director (For Love Affair, Hunger, Mail Order Bride)
  • Dec 23 Mikhail Gromov, Russian-born mathematician
  • Dec 24 Tatton Sykes, English baron/large landowner
  • Dec 24 Tarja Halonen, President of Finland
  • Dec 25 Ravish Malhotra, India cosmonaut (Soyuz T-11 backup)
  • Dec 28 David Peterson, premier of Ontario Canada (L) (1982- ), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 28 Oscar D Dhlomo, South African sect-gen of Inkatha (1978-90)
  • Dec 29 JHR Maij-Wegge, Dutch traffic minister (19..-94)