Famous People Born in 1879 (Part 2)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 221 of 221

  • Dec 5 Clyde Cessna, American airplane manufacturer (d. 1954)
  • Dec 7 Rudolf Friml, Czech/US composer (Bohemian suite)
  • Dec 12 Friedrich Christiansen, nazi commander Wehrmacht Netherland
  • Dec 12 Laura Hope Crews, American actress (Camille, Gone with the Wind), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1942)
  • Dec 12 Percy Fletcher, composer
  • Dec 15 Hugo W C Bordewijk, Dutch lawyer
  • Dec 15 Rudolf von Laban, Czech/German choreographer (modern dance)
  • Dec 16 William Duncan, Scottish actor (Hopalong Rides Again, Thunder Trail), born in Dundee, Tayside, Scotland (d. 1961)
  • Dec 18 Paul Klee, Münchenbuchsee Switzerland, Swiss/German abstract painter (Twittering Machine)
  • Dec 19 Beals C Wright, tennis champ (US Open-1905)
  • Dec 19 Otto Emanuel Olsson, composer
  • Dec 21 Theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value)
  • Dec 22 Stanislas Bizot, French draughts champion (1925), born in Nice, France (d. 1950)
  • Dec 24 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer
  • Dec 24 Émile Nelligan, Quebec poet (d. 1941)
  • Dec 26 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, Armenian music composer and conductor, born in Alexandropol, Armenia (d. 1950)
  • Dec 26 Julius Weismann, German pianist, conductor, and composer (Schwanenweiß), born in Freiburg im Breisgau (d. 1950)
  • Dec 27 Robert Greig, Australian actor (Sullivan's Travels, Horse Feathers), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (d. 1958)
  • Dec 27 Sydney Greenstreet, British actor (Casablanca, Maltese Falcon), born in Sandwich, Kent, England (d. 1954)
  • Dec 29 Billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WWI)
  • Dec 30 Sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)