1907 in History (Part 3)

Events in History


Birthdays in History

Birthdays 201 - 266 of 266


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 27 Bhagat Singh, Indian freedom fighter, born in Jaranwala Tehsil, Punjab (d. 1931)

Indian Independence Fighter Bhagat Singh
Indian Independence Fighter
Bhagat Singh
  • Sep 28 John Prickett, teacher/ecumenist
  • Sep 28 Bhagat Singh, Indian activist (d. 1931)
  • Oct 2 Alexander Robertus Todd, British organic chemist (Nobel Prize 1957), born in Glasgow (d. 1997)
  • Oct 7 Víctor Paz Estenssoro, Bolivian politician (d. 2001)
  • Oct 9 Jacques Tati, French director (Traffic, Playtime), born in La Pecq, France (d. 1982)
  • Oct 9 Quintin Hogg, British politician, Baron Hailsham of St Marylebone, born in London (d. 2001)
  • Oct 15 John "Cardinal" Dearden, US cardinal (1969-88)/archbishop of Detroit
  • Oct 15 Wolfgang Weyrauch, German writer, born in Königsberg, East Prussia (d. 1980)
  • Oct 15 Varian Fry, American journalist (d. 1967)
  • Oct 16 Roger Vailland, French author (La Novice, Et Mourir de Plasir)
  • Oct 18 Alexander Hardie Williamson, artist
  • Oct 21 Nikos Engonopoulos, Greek painter and poet (d. 1985)
  • Oct 21 Jules Chevalier, French priest (b. 1824)
  • Oct 22 Henriette Wyeth, 1st lady of american art
  • Oct 27 Moises F da Costa Gomez, premier Dutch Antilles
  • Oct 28 John Harold Hewitt, Northern Irish poet (d. 1987)
  • Oct 30 Albert Rice Leventhal, publisher (Little Golden Books)
  • Oct 30 Sol Tax, American anthropologist (d. 1995)
  • Oct 31 Helen Lessore, English artist, born in London (d. 1994)
  • Nov 1 Terence Tenison Cuneo, artist
  • Nov 7 Maurits Mok, Dutch author/poet (Cheese & Bread Game)
  • Nov 8 Otto Brenner, German worker's union leader
  • Nov 9 Louis Ferdinand of Prussia, prince
  • Nov 10 John Moore, English author (d. 1967)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 11 Joseph G. Hamilton, American physician who was a pioneer of using radioactive isotopes in disease treatment and diagnosis, born in Waverley, Massachusetts (d. 1957)

  • Nov 13 Josef B Kjellgren, Swedish writer (Guldkedjan)
  • Nov 13 Lewis Boddington, aerospace engineer
  • Nov 13 Giovanna of Italy, tsaritsa of Bulgaria (d. 2000)
  • Nov 14 Astrid Lindgren, Swedish children book author (Pipi Longstocking)
  • Nov 14 Howard William Hunter, Mormon Church Leader
  • Nov 14 Pedro Arrupe, Spanish priest/Jesuit
  • Nov 15 Count Claus Schenck von Stauffenberg, German anti fascist colonel
  • Nov 17 Israel Regardie, Aleister Crowley's secretary (d. 1985)
  • Nov 18 Halldis Vesaas-Moren, Norwegian author/poetess
  • Nov 19 Jack Schaefer, American author (d. 1991)
  • Nov 20 Henri-Georges Clouzot, French director (Le salaire de la peur)
  • Nov 21 Jim Bishop, author (The Day Lincoln was Shot)
  • Nov 21 M Eleonore Lippits, 1st Dutch female missionary doctor
  • Nov 22 Dora Maar, Tours France, French painter and photographer and lover of Picasso
  • Nov 23 Lars Leksell, Swedish physician (d. 1986)
  • Nov 26 Ruth Patrick, American botanist
  • Nov 27 L[yon] Sprague de Camp, American sci-fi author (Goblin Tower, Hand of Zei)
  • Nov 28 Alberto Moravia, [Pincherle], Italian author (Indifferent Ones)
  • Nov 30 Jacques Barzun, French author (The House of Interlect), (d. 2012)
  • Dec 3 Andrew Hutchings, teachers' leader
  • Dec 4 Jo Boer, Dutch author (Catharina & the Magnolias)
  • Dec 5 Lin Biao, Chinese Communist Marshal during the Civil War and party leader, born in Huanggang, Hubei, Qing Empire (d. 1971)
  • Dec 5 Giuseppe Occhialini, Italian physicist (d. 1993)
  • Dec 9 Noel Walton Bott, engineer
  • Dec 10 Rumer Godden, England, author (Thursday's Children)
  • Dec 12 F van Heek, Dutch sociologist
  • Dec 15 Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect (Brasilia), (d. 2012)
  • Dec 16 Ray C Bliss, (R) Ohio State Republican Chairman
  • Dec 18 Christopher Fry, Bristol England, playwright (Ring Around the Moon)
  • Dec 21 Garmt Stuiveling, Dutch literary (Poet in Love)
  • Dec 23 Don McNeill, Galena Ill, host (Don McNeill TV Club)
  • Dec 23 Manuel Lopes, Cape Verdean writer and poet (d. 2005)
  • Dec 23 Avraham Stern, Polish-born Zionist leader (d. 1942)
  • Dec 24 I[sidore] F[einstein] Stone, US journalist (IF Stone's Weekly)
  • Dec 25 Glenn McCarthy, American oil tycoon and businessman (d. 1988)
  • Dec 27 Emile de Strijker, Belgian philosopher
  • Dec 27 Sebastian Haffner, German journalist and writer (d. 1999)
  • Dec 27 Conrad L. Raiford, Goodwill Ambassador (d. 2002)
  • Dec 29 James Gardner, designer
  • Dec 30 Robert Grant Grant-Ferris, politician

Weddings in History


Deaths in History