Famous People Born in 1883 (Part 2)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 235 of 235

  • Nov 16 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/composer (In Tempore Belli)
  • Nov 17 Harold Baumgartner, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1913)
  • Nov 18 Carl Vinson, U.S. Congressman (d. 1981)
  • Nov 19 Edward "Ned" Sparks, Canadian actor (42nd Street, Imitation of Life), born in Guelph, Ontario, Canada (d. 1957)
  • Nov 23 Herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Along the water front)
  • Nov 23 Jose Clemente Orozco, Mexican painter (Epic of Culture in New World)
  • Nov 25 Percy Marmont, British actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon, Captain Apache), born in London, England (d. 1977)
  • Nov 25 Harvey Spencer Lewis, American mystic (d. 1939)
  • Nov 28 Paul Hastings Allen, composer
  • Dec 1 Romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer
  • Dec 3 Tibby Cotter, Australian cricketer and fast bowler (49 wickets for Australia) and member of the 12th Regiment who captured Beersheba in the world's last successful cavalry charge, born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 1917)
  • Dec 3 Anton (Friedrich Wilhelm) von Webern, Austrian 12-tone composer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • Dec 4 Katharine Susannah Prichard, Australian novelist (Black Opal), born in Levuka, Fiji (d. 1969)
  • Dec 9 Alexander Papagos, Greek fieldmarshal and supreme commander, born in Athens, Greece (d. 1955)
  • Dec 9 Nikolai Luzin, Russian mathematician, born in Irkutsk, Russian Empire (d. 1950)
  • Dec 10 Andrej J. Vysjinski, Russian lawyer and UN ambassador (d. 1954)

  • Dec 10 Jesse Harper, American College Football Hall of Fame coach (Notre Dame), born in Paw Paw, Illinois (d. 1961)
  • Dec 13 Belle da Costa Greene, American librarian, bibliographer and archivist, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1950)
  • Dec 14 Manolis Kalomiris, Greek opera composer, born in Smyrna, Greece (d. 1962)
  • Dec 14 Morihei Ueshiba, Japanese martial artist and founder of the Japanese martial art of aikido, born in Tanabe, Wakayama, Japan (d. 1883)
  • Dec 16 Max Linder, French actor, comic and director (Seven Years Bad Luck, Max Prend un Bain), born in Saint-Loubès, Gironde, France (d. 1925)
  • Dec 17 Raimu [Jules Auguste Cesar Muraire], French actor (The Baker's Wife, Marius, Fanny), born in Toulon, Var, France (d. 1946)
  • Dec 19 Louis Davids, [Simon David], Dutch cabaret performer/chorus performer
  • Dec 19 [Francis] Barry Byrne, architect, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 22 Arthur James Cook, British trade union leader (coal miners), born in Wookey, Somerset (d. 1931)
  • Dec 22 Edgard Varèse, French-born composer (d. 1965)
  • Dec 23 Hubert M E Pierlot, Belgian advocate/premier (1939-45)
  • Dec 25 Fran Lhotka, Czech composer, born in Mladá Vožice (d. 1962)
  • Dec 25 Maurice Utrillo, French painter (Port St Martin, Montmartre)
  • Dec 26 Carl Oscar Ahues, German International Chess Master (1950)
  • Dec 26 Frank Debenham, Australian geographer/geologist

Person of interestCyrus Eaton

Dec 27 Cyrus Eaton, Canadian-American financier, industrialist and steel magnate, born in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia (d. 1979)

Steel Magnate Cyrus Eaton
Steel Magnate
Cyrus Eaton
  • Dec 28 Alfred Wolfenstein, German writer (d. 1945)
  • Dec 30 Lester Patrick, NHL pioneer
  • Dec 30 Mary Forbes, British actress (Terror by Night), born in Hornsey England (d. 1974)