Famous People Born in 1924 (Part 3)

Birthdays 401 - 600 of 624

  • Aug 18 Mohammad Zia Ul-Haq, President of Pakistan (1977-88)[or Aug 12]
  • Aug 19 William Marshall, American actor, director, and opera singer (Blacula, Scream Blacula Scream), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2003)
  • Aug 21 Gerald D. Lascelles, son of English princess Mary, born in Goldsborough Hall, Yorkshire (d. 1952)

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Aug 21 Jack Buck, American sports announcer (St. Louis Cardinals), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts (d. 2002)

Sportscaster Jack Buck
Jack Buck
  • Aug 21 Jack Weston [Weinstein], American actor, (4 Seasons, Rad), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1996) date uncertain
  • Aug 21 Arthur Janov, American psychologist, and psychotherapist notable for creating primal therapy (the Primal Scream), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2017)
  • Aug 22 Andrzej Markowski, composer
  • Aug 22 James Kirkwood, actor/writer (Hired Wife), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 22 Peter Allsop, publisher
  • Aug 23 Denis Sargan, econometrician
  • Aug 23 Edvard Fliflet Braein, composer
  • Aug 23 Ephraim Kishon, writer
  • Aug 23 Siti Hartinah Suharto, wife of President Suharto of Indonesia
  • Aug 24 Louis Teicher, American pianist (Ferante & Teicher-Exodus), born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania (d. 2008)
  • Aug 26 Alex Kellner, baseball player (d. 1996)
  • Aug 27 David Rowbotham, Australian poet
  • Aug 28 Janet Frame, New Zealand novelist (Intensive Care, Owls Do Cry)
  • Aug 28 Peggy Ryan, actress (Jenny-Hawaii Five-0), born in Long Beach, California
  • Aug 28 Tony MacGibbon, NZ cricket fast bowler (took 70 wickets in 1950's)
  • Aug 28 Vilayat Khan, composer
  • Aug 29 Dinah Washington, singer (What a Difference a Day Makes), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 29 James W. Wood, American astronaut (Dynasoar), born in Paragould, Arkansas (d. 1990)
  • Aug 29 Consuelo Velázquez, Mexican songwriter (d. 2005)
  • Aug 30 Kenny Dorham [McKinley], Fairfield, Texas, jazz trumpeter, (d. 1972)
  • Aug 31 Buddy [Leonard] Hackett, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 31 Klaus Hashagen, composer
  • Sep 2 Daniel arap Moi, President of Kenya
  • Sep 4 Joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs
  • Sep 5 Krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar, Polish composer, born in Lviv, Ukraine (d. 2009)
  • Sep 6 John Melcher, (Sen-D-MO)
  • Sep 7 Charles Braswell, McKinney TX, entertainer
  • Sep 7 Daniel K. Inouye, politician (US Senator, 1963-2012), born in Honolulu, Hawaii (d. 2012)
  • Sep 7 Hugh Aitken, American composer, born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • Sep 7 Leonard Rosenman, American TV composer (Marcus Welby MD), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 7 Bridie Gallagher, singer (A Mother's Love's A Blessing, The Boys from County Armagh), born in Donegal, Ireland (d. 2012)
  • Sep 8 Wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- )
  • Sep 8 Mimi Parent, Canadian painter (d. 2005)
  • Sep 8 Marie-Claire Kirkland, Quebec politician
  • Sep 9 Jane Greer, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Sep 9 Nino Bibbia, Italian bobsled (Olympic gold 1948)
  • Sep 9 Rik Van Steenbergen, Belgian cyclist (d. 2003)
  • Sep 10 Boyd K. Packer, LDS church apostle, born in Brigham City, Utah (d. 2015)
  • Sep 10 Ted Kluszewski, American baseball player (d. 1988)
  • Sep 11 Daniel Kahikina Akaka, (Rep-D-HI, 1977- /Sen-D Hawaii)

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Sep 11 Tom Landry, American NFL player (NY Giants) and coach (Dallas Cowboys), born in Mission, Texas (d. 2000)

NFL Head Coach Tom Landry
NFL Head Coach
Tom Landry
  • Sep 11 Rudolf Vrba, Jewish Canadian professor, Holocaust survivor (d. 2006)
  • Sep 12 Howard Curtis Nielson, American politician (Rep-R-UT, 1983-91), born in Richfield, Utah
  • Sep 12 Jean Le Poulain, French actor (Divine), born in Marseille, France (d. 1988)
  • Sep 13 Maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Doctor Zhivago-Acad Award 1966)
  • Sep 13 Norman Alden, actor (Pilaski-Hennesey, Al-Fay), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2012)
  • Sep 13 Scott Brady, American actor (China Syndrome, Gremlins, Johnny Guitar), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • Sep 13 Harold Blair, Australian tenor, Aboriginal activist (d. 1976)
  • Sep 14 Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres), (d. 2014)
  • Sep 14 John Michael Grimes, British set Designer (Philby, Burgess and MacLean) (d. 1994)
  • Sep 14 Abioseh Nicol, Sierra Leonean diplomat and author (d. 1994)
  • Sep 15 Bobby Short, Danville Ill, singer/pianist (Carlisle Hotel)
  • Sep 15 Lucebert, Dutch poet/painter/cartoonist (Boozz, PC Hooft prize 1967)
  • Sep 16 Lauren Bacall, American actress (Dark Passage, Key Largo), born in Staten Island, New York
  • Sep 16 Paddy Stone, choreographer (Piccadilly Palace), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Sep 18 Zelda Fichandler, theater director and producer (Raisin, K2), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Sep 18 J. D. Tippit, American police officer murdered by Lee Harvey Oswald shortly after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, born in Texas (d. 1963)
  • Sep 19 Ernest Tomlinson, English composer (Light music), born in Rawtenstall, Lancashire (d.2015)
  • Sep 20 Gogi Grant, [Myrtle Audrey Arinsberg], singer (The Wayward Wind), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • Sep 20 James Galanos, fashion designer (Coty Hall of Fame 1959), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • Sep 20 John Vassall, spy/civil servant
  • Sep 21 Gail Russell, actress (Uninvited, Moonrise, Unseen), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 22 Abdulrahman Mohamed Babu, politician
  • Sep 22 Norvel la Follette Ray Lee, lt-HW boxer (Olympic gold 1952)
  • Sep 22 Sieto Hoving, actor (Holiday in Havana, Palm Beach Story)
  • Sep 22 Charles Keeping, British illustrator (d. 1988)
  • Sep 22 Rosamunde Pilcher, English novelist
  • Sep 24 Jean-Pierre Warner, British high court judge
  • Sep 24 Sheila MacRae, actress (Jackie Gleason Show), born in London, England (d. 2014)
  • Sep 24 Simpson Guillen, cricketer (wicket-keeper for West Indies & NZ)
  • Sep 24 Walter Fufido, Iwo Jima casualty (WWII), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Sep 24 Nina Bocharova, Soviet gymnast
  • Sep 24 Theresa Merritt, American actress (d. 1998)
  • Sep 25 Norman Ayrton, opera director (Royal Shakespearean Acad - UK)
  • Sep 27 Earl Rudolph "Bud" Powell, American jazz pianist and composer, born in Harlem, New York (d. 1966)
  • Sep 27 Bernard Waber, American author, (d. 2013)
  • Sep 27 Fred Singer, American scientist
  • Sep 27 Josef Skvorecky, Czechoslovakia, writer and publisher (End of the Nylon Age, The Cowards) (d. 2012)
  • Sep 28 Antonio Jacinto, Portuguese West Africa, Angolan poet
  • Sep 28 Marcello Mastroianni, Italian actor (d. 1996)
  • Sep 29 David Atkinson, British air marshal
  • Sep 30 Charles Quinlivan, actor (7 Guns to Mesa), born in Jersey City, New Jersey

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Sep 30 Truman Capote, American author (In Cold Blood), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

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Oct 1 Jimmy Carter, American politician, 39th US President (D) (1977-81), born in Plains, Georgia

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter
  • Oct 1 William Rehnquist, Ws, Supreme Court (1972-86)/chief justice (1987- )
  • Oct 2 Sam Wainwright, deputy chairman (British Post Office)
  • Oct 3 Arkady Vorobyov, Russian weightlifter, (d. 2012)
  • Oct 3 Harvey Kurtzman, U.S. cartoonist and founding editor of Mad magazine (d. 1993)
  • Oct 5 Bill Dana, Quincy Mass, comedian and actor (Jose Jimenez)
  • Oct 5 Jose Donoso, Chilean writer (The Place Without Limits), born in Santiago (d. 1996)
  • Oct 5 Barbara Kelly, Canadian-born actress (d. 2007)
  • Oct 8 Arkady Vorobyev, Russian middle heavyweight (Olympic gold 1956, 60), born in Tetyushi, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia (d. 2012)
  • Oct 8 Alphons Egli, Swiss politcian and member of the Swiss Federal Council, born in Lucerne, Switzerland (d. 2016)
  • Oct 9 Robert A Rushworth, Madison Maine, test pilot (X-15)
  • Oct 10 Ed Wood, American filmmaker and director (Plan 9 from Outer Space), born in Poughkeepsie, New York (d. 1978)
  • Oct 10 James Clavell, England, author (Tai Pan, Shogun) [or 1920, 22, 26)
  • Oct 10 Ludmilla Tcherina, French actress/ballet dancer (Sins of Rome)
  • Oct 11 Mal Whitfield, American Olympic athlete, born in Bay City, Texas (d. 2015)
  • Oct 12 Doris Grau, American actress and voice artist, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1995)
  • Oct 13 Terry Gibbs, American jazz vibraphonist and band leader (Steve Allen Comedy Hour), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Oct 14 Robert Webber, actor (79 Park Avenue), born in Santa Ana, California
  • Oct 15 Colin Romoff, American orchestra leader (Andy Williams Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 15 Lee A Iacocca, CEO (Chrysler Corp)
  • Oct 15 Nigel Green, South Africa, actor (Skull, Tobruk, Ipcress File)
  • Oct 15 Mark Lenard, American actor (Mr Spock's dad Sarek-Star Trek), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 15 Marguerite Andersen, German writer
  • Oct 17 Bonnie Lou [Mary Joan Okum] Rockabilly musician, born in Towanda, Illinois (d. 2015)
  • Oct 18 Allyn Ferguson, orchestra leader (Andy Williams Show), born in San Jose, California
  • Oct 18 Egil Hovland, composer
  • Oct 18 Frank Liedel, [Leo van Assche], Flemish writer (Kaperbrief)
  • Oct 18 Hugh Allan "Buddy" MacMaster, Canadian musician
  • Oct 20 Kenneth WIlliam Gatland, aerospace scientist
  • Oct 20 Stanley Eric Francis Booth-Clibborn, bishop (Manchester)
  • Oct 21 Celia Cruz, Cuban singer, Queen of Salsa. (d. 2003)
  • Oct 24 Jose Casanovas, composer
  • Oct 24 Piet Roozenburg, World champ checker player (1948 . . 55)
  • Oct 25 Billy Barty, American actor (Under the Rainbow, Foul Play), born in Millsboro, Pennsylvania (d. 2000)
  • Oct 25 Earl Palmer, American rock and roll drummer (Wrecking Crew), born in New Orleans (d. 2008)
  • Oct 26 Tom Lewis, American politician (Rep-R-Florida, 1983-93), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2003)
  • Oct 27 Ruby Dee, American actress (A Raisin in the Sun, American Gangster), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2014)
  • Oct 27 Michel Galabru, French actor (Judge & the Assassin), born in Safi, Morocco (d. 2016)
  • Oct 27 Alain Bombard, French Biologist, Physician, and Politician who sailed across the Atlantic Ocean in a small boat to test his theory that a shipwrecked person could survive without provisions, born in Paris, France
  • Oct 27 Gary Chester [Cesario Gurciullo], drummer (Monkees, Lovin' Spoonful) and drum instructor, born in Siracusa, Italy (d. 1987)
  • Oct 28 Alfonso Montalva Montecino, composer
  • Oct 28 Antonio Creus, Spanish racecar driver (d. 1996)
  • Oct 29 Zbigniew Herbert, writer
  • Oct 30 Hannelore Weygrand, German FR, equestrian dressage (Olympic silver 1956)
  • Oct 30 Serge Golovine, French ballet choreographer (Death of Narcissus)
  • Nov 1 Robert N Rapoport, social anthropologist
  • Nov 1 Suleyman Demirel, President of Turkey (1993-2000) and Prime Minister, born in Isparta, Atabey (d. 2015)
  • Nov 2 Father David Bauer, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada (d. 1988)
  • Nov 2 Rudy Van Gelder, American recording engineer (Miles Davis, John Coltrane), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 2016)
  • Nov 4 Howie Meeker, Canadian ice hockey player and politician
  • Nov 5 Ivan Rezak, Czech composer, born in Řevnice (d. 1977)
  • Nov 6 Jeanette Schmid, Austrian transsexual professional whistler, born in Volary, Sudetenland (d. 2005)
  • Nov 7 Wolf Mankowitz, British(?) playwright
  • Nov 8 Joe Flynn, actor (McHale's Navy), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • Nov 9 Robert Frank, Swiss-American photographer, born in Zürich, Switzerland
  • Nov 10 Russell Johnson, actor (the professor in Gilligan's Island), born in Ashley, Pennsylvania (d. 2014)
  • Nov 11 Piet van der Sanden, Dutch journalist and politician (CDA)
  • Nov 11 Rusi Modi, cricketer (strong Indian batsman in post-War years)
  • Nov 12 Sam Jones, jazz bassist (d. 1981)
  • Nov 12 Audouin Dollfus, French Astronomer (discovered Janus, a moon of Saturn), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 13 Motoo Kimura, Japanese geneticist, born in Okazaki, Japan (d. 1994)
  • Nov 14 Arthur Frank "Peter" Shore, egyptologist
  • Nov 14 Billy Jim Layton, composer
  • Nov 14 Kenneth J Gray, (Rep-D-IL, 1955-75, 85- )
  • Nov 14 Leonid B Kogan, Russian violinist (Lenin Prize-1952), born in Dnepropetrovsk, Russia
  • Nov 14 Phyllis Avery, American actress (Alice-George Gobel Show, Ruth-Mr Novak), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 16 Joep de Boer, Dutch naval officer and politician (CDA)
  • Nov 16 Mel Patton, American sprinter & Olympic champion, born in Los Angeles, California, (d. 2014)
  • Nov 18 Alexander Mackenzie Stuart, Scottish jurist (d. 2000)
  • Nov 19 William Russell, British actor (Doctor Who), born in Sunderland, England
  • Nov 20 Benoit Mandelbrot, mathematician (proved Zipf's law), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • Nov 21 Joseph Campanella, American actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), born in New York City
  • Nov 21 Christopher Tolkien, British author and son of J. R. R. Tolkien, born in Leeds, England
  • Nov 22 Axel Borup-Jorgensen, composer

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Nov 22 Geraldine Page, American actress (Interiors, Beguiled), born in Kirksville, Missouri (d. 1987)

  • Nov 23 Colin Turnbull, anthropologist
  • Nov 23 Paul Richards, CA, actor (Kiss Daddy Goodnight)
  • Nov 23 Paula Raymond, American actress (d. 2003)
  • Nov 24 Victor Grinich, Croatian-American businessman (d. 2000)
  • Nov 25 Paul Desmond, US jazz saxophonist
  • Nov 25 Tui St George Tucker, composer
  • Nov 25 Takaaki Yoshimoto, Japanese poet, critic, and philosopher.
  • Nov 26 George Segal, New York, American painter and sculptor of lifelike mixed-media figures (Bus Driver)
  • Nov 26 Jasu Patel, cricketer (Indian off-spinner, 9-69 v Aust 1959)
  • Nov 27 Theresa R van der Pant, sculptor
  • Nov 28 Kees [Gerrit C] Otten, Dutch flutist
  • Nov 30 Allan Sherman, American parody singer and songwriter (Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1973)
  • Nov 30 Klaus Huber, Swiss composer, born in Bern

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Nov 30 Shirley Chisholm, 1st African American congresswoman (Rep-D-NY) and presidential candidate, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2005)

Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm
Shirley Chisholm
  • Dec 2 Alexander Haig Jr, Bala-Cynwyd Pa, US Secretary of State (1981-82)/General
  • Dec 2 Jonathan Frid, actor (Barnabas Collins-Dark Shadows)
  • Dec 3 John Backus, inventor (FORTRAN computer language)
  • Dec 3 Roberto Mières, Argentine racing driver
  • Dec 3 Francisco Sionil José, Filipino novelist, Philippine National Artist for Literature
  • Dec 4 John Portman, SC, architect (Ivan Allen Award-1964)
  • Dec 5 George Savalas, actor (Kojak), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1985)
  • Dec 6 Wally Cox, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Dec 6 Sergey Yablonsky, Soviet and Russian mathematician and one of the founders of the Soviet school of mathematical cybernetics and discrete mathematics (d. 1998), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Dec 7 John Love, Zimbabwean Formula One driver (d. 2005)

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Dec 7 Mário Soares, 17th President of Portugal (1986-96) and Prime Minister (1976-78 and 1983-85), born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 2017)

President of Portugal Mário Soares
President of Portugal
Mário Soares
  • Dec 12 Ed Koch, lawyer and politician (NY Mayor (D) 1977-89), Judge (People's Court), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • Dec 12 Francis Miroglio, composer
  • Dec 12 Nevit Kodali, composer
  • Dec 12 Olivier Gendebien, Belgian auto racer
  • Dec 13 Larry Doby, 1st African American in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians)
  • Dec 14 Marion Morgan, singer (Stop the Music)
  • Dec 14 Siiri Rantanen, Finland, cross country skier (Olympic gold 1956)
  • Dec 14 Raj Kapoor, Indian actor (d. 1988)
  • Dec 15 Ida Haendel, Polish violinist/author (Woman with Violin)
  • Dec 19 Edmund Purdom, England, actor (Asissi Underground, Pieces)
  • Dec 19 Peter Prowtiny, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire
  • Dec 19 Carlo Chiti, Italian race car engineer (d. 1994)

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Dec 19 Doug Harvey, Canadian ice hockey defence player ('100 Greatest NHL Players), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1989)

NHL Legend Doug Harvey
NHL Legend
Doug Harvey