Famous People Born in September 1913

  • Sep 1 Christian Nyby, American director and film editor (d. 1993)
  • Sep 2 Bill Shankly, English Football Manager (d. 1981)
  • Sep 3 Alan Ladd, American actor (Shane, Carpetbaggers), born in Hot Springs, Arkansas (d. 1964)
  • Sep 4 Stanford Moore, US biochemist (Nobel 1977)
  • Sep 4 Mickey Cohen, American gangster (d. 1976)
  • Sep 5 Connie Stuart [Cornelia van Meygard], Dutch cabaret performer, born in Wijhe, Netherlands (d. 2010)
  • Sep 5 Kathleen Burke, American actress (Island of Lost Souls), born in Hammond, Indiana (d. 1980)
  • Sep 7 Anthony Quayle, British actor (Anne of 1000 Days, Lawrence of Arabia), born in Ainsdale, Southport, Lancashire (d. 1989)
  • Sep 7 Oswald Szemerenyi, philologist
  • Sep 7 Willem C L "Wim" van der Grinten, Dutch lawyer/undersec of Economy
  • Sep 10 Zeph[ania L] Mothopeng, pres South Afr Pan-African Congress (1986- )
  • Sep 11 Paul "Bear" Bryant, American college football coach (Alabama), born in Moro Bottom, Arkansas (d. 1983)
  • Sep 12 Ben Polak, Dutch physician, communist and resistance fighter, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands (d. 1993)

Person of interestJesse Owens

Sep 12 Jesse Owens, American track and field star who spoiled Hitler's 1936 Olympics with 4 gold medals, born in Oakville, Alabama (d. 1980)

Track and Field Athlete Jesse Owens
Track and Field Athlete
Jesse Owens
  • Sep 12 Kenneth Lo, cookery writer and restaurateur, born in Foochow, China (d. 1995)
  • Sep 13 Roy Engle, American writer and actor (The Man from Planet X, The Wild Wild West, My Favorite Martian), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1980)
  • Sep 14 Jacobo √Ārbenz, President of Guatemala (1951-54); overthrown by CIA, born in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala (d. 1971)
  • Sep 15 Hans Filbinger, German politician (CDU)
  • Sep 15 Henry Dreyfus Brant, composer (Great American Goot), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Sep 15 John Mitchell, Nixon's attorney general who went to jail
  • Sep 15 Roger "Ram" Ramirez, jazz pianist/composer
  • Sep 17 Jorgen Jersild, composer
  • Sep 19 Frances Farmer, American actress (Son of Fury, Flowing Gold, Among the Living), born in Seattle, Washington (1970)
  • Sep 21 Ulrich Ernst Simon, theologian
  • Sep 22 Leroy Holmes, orchestra leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 23 Alexey Davidovich Machavariani, composer
  • Sep 24 Herb Jeffries [Umberto Alejandro Ballentino], American actor and director (The Bronze Buckaroo, Mundo depravados), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2014)
  • Sep 25 David Hunt, British diplomat/quiz winner
  • Sep 26 Ernst Schnabel, German sailor/dramatist (Anne Frank)
  • Sep 27 Albert Ellis, American psychologist (d. 2007)

Person of interestAlice Marble

Sep 28 Alice Marble, American tennis player (US Open 1936, 1938-40), born in Beckwourth, California (d. 1990)

Tennis Champion Alice Marble
Tennis Champion
Alice Marble
  • Sep 28 Edith Mary Ellis Peters Pargeter, author
  • Sep 28 Vivian Fine, composer (Women in the Garden), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 28 Warja Honegger-Lavater, Swiss artist and illustrator
  • Sep 29 Silvio Piola, soccer star
  • Sep 29 Stanley E Kramer, American producer/director (Inherit the Wind), born in NYC, New York (d. 2001)
  • Sep 29 Trevor Howard, British actor (Brief Encounter, Superman, The Third Man), born in Kent, England (d. 1988)