Famous People Born in 1885 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 222 of 222

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Nov 11 George S. Patton, American WWII general (Sicily, Italy and Normandy) known as "Old Blood & Guts", born in San Gabriel, California (d. 1945)

US WWII General George S. Patton
US WWII General
George S. Patton
  • Nov 13 Montague Fawcett Phillips, British composer, born in Tottenham, London (d. 1969)
  • Nov 14 Sonia Delaunay, Russian-born French artist (Orphism), born in Hradyzk, Russian Empire (d. 1979)
  • Nov 16 Michael Gonzi, Maltese archbishop (d. 1984)
  • Nov 17 Henry de Man, Belgian sociologist/chairman (Belgian Workers Party)
  • Nov 19 Erskine Sanford, American actor (Citizen Kane, Angel on My Shoulder), born in Trinidad, Colorado (d. 1969)
  • Nov 26 Heinrich BrĂ¼ning, German politician (d. 1970)
  • Nov 27 Rudolph Reti, composer
  • Nov 30 Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland)
  • Dec 1 Guy de Lioncourt, composer
  • Dec 2 George Minot, American physician, worked on anemia (Nobel 1934)
  • Dec 3 Marchien Zwitsers, farmer in Lutten
  • Dec 5 Dirk H W Filarski, Dutch painter/lithographer (Bergense School)
  • Dec 6 Albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (The General)
  • Dec 10 Janos Hammerschlag, composer
  • Dec 10 Mario Varvoglis, composer
  • Dec 19 F S Flint, translator/poet (imagist movement), born in London, England
  • Dec 21 Frank Patrick, Canadian hockey player (d. 1960)
  • Dec 22 Joseph Deems Taylor, American composer (Peter Ibbetson), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 23 Pierre Brissaud, French artist (d. 1964)
  • Dec 24 Arthur Dolphin, cricketer (Yorkshire & England keeper, later Test ump)
  • Dec 31 Princess Victoria Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein (d. 1970)