Birthdays in History in September 1944

  • Sep 2 Claude Nicollier, Swiss astronaut (STS 61-K, 46, 61, 75), born in Vevey, Switzerland
  • Sep 3 Sherwood C "Woody" Spring, Col USA/astronaut (STS 61B), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Sep 4 Christopher Needler, English sand industrialist (TCG Materials)
  • Sep 5 Dario Bellezza, Italian poet, born in Rome (d. 1996)
  • Sep 6 Gordon DeMarco, American writer and activist, born in Akron, Ohio (d. 1995)
  • Sep 6 M N Aubrey Mokoape, S Afr's VP (Azanian People Org)
  • Sep 7 Bertel Haarder, Danish politician
  • Sep 9 Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina
  • Sep 11 Freddy Thielemans, mayor of Brussels
  • Sep 12 Leonard Peltier, American activist
  • Sep 15 Sotirios Hatzigakis, Greek politician
  • Sep 17 Reinhold Messner, Italian mountain climber (Mount Everest)
  • Sep 18 Charles Lacy Veach, astronaut (STS 39, STS 52), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 19 Anders Bj√∂rck, Swedish politician
  • Sep 19 Jean Succar Kuri, Lebanese-born Mexican businessman
  • Sep 21 Hamilton Jordan, political advisor (Crisis, Last Year of Carter Pres)
  • Sep 21 Steve Beshear, American politician (D) Governor of Kentucky (2007-2015), born in Dawson Springs, Kentucky
  • Sep 22 John Tanner, (Rep-D-Tennessee)
  • Sep 23 Loren J Shriver, Iowa, Col USAF/astronaut (STS 51-C, STS 31, STS 46)
  • Sep 25 Doris Matsui, American politician
  • Sep 27 IDG Garnett, British Vice-Admiral, Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic (NATO)