Famous People Born on January 1, 1919

About Jan 1, 1919

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation

Star Sign: Capricorn

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Drukker, Dutch organist/pianist/orchestra leader (Devil's Wheel)
  • Carole Landis [Frances Ridste], American actress (I Wake Up Screaming, One Million BC, Topper Returns), born in Fairchild, Wisconsin (d. 1948)

Person of interestJ. D. Salinger

J[erome] D[avid] Salinger, American novelist (Catcher in the Rye), born in NYC, New York (d. 2010)

Novelist J. D. Salinger
Novelist
J. D. Salinger
  • Rocky Graziano, US boxer (Middleweight champ) and entertainer (Pantomime Quiz, Miami Undercover), born in NYC, New York