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NAME OCCUPATION SUMMARY BORN DIED PICK
Howard Aiken Physicist Designer of early computers 08-Mar-1900 14-Mar-1973 DEAD
Marc Allégret Film Director Entrée des Artistes 22-Dec-1900 04-Nov-1973 DEAD
George Antheil Composer Le Ballet mécanique 08-Jul-1900 12-Feb-1959 DEAD
Jean Arthur Actor Only Angels Have Wings 17-Oct-1900 19-Jun-1991 DEAD
Arthur Askey Comic Horn-rimmed British comic 06-Jun-1900 16-Nov-1982 DEAD
Gene Austin Singer/Songwriter Vaudeviller crooner and songwriter 24-Jun-1900 24-Jan-1972 DEAD
Stephen D. Bechtel Business Ran Bechtel from 1936-60 24-Sep-1900 14-Mar-1989 DEAD
Arnold Beckman Inventor Philanthropist who invented pH meter 10-Apr-1900 18-May-2004 DEAD
William Benton Publisher Publisher, Encyclopedia Britannica, 1943-73 01-Apr-1900 18-Mar-1973 DEAD
Edna Best Actor The Man Who Knew Too Much 03-Mar-1900 18-Sep-1974 DEAD
Herbert J. Biberman Screenwriter Blacklisted screenwriter 04-Mar-1900 30-Jun-1971 DEAD
Green Bar Bill Author Prominent Scouter 06-Aug-1900 09-Nov-1992 DEAD
Martin Bormann Government Adolf Hitler's adjutant 17-Jun-1900 02-May-1945 DEAD
Jim Bottomley Baseball St. Louis Cardinal, Hall-of-Famer 23-Apr-1900 11-Dec-1959 DEAD
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon Royalty The Queen Mother 04-Aug-1900 30-Mar-2002 DEAD
Wallace R. Brode Chemist Absorption spectra of dyes 12-Jun-1900 10-Aug-1974 DEAD
Luis Buñuel Film Director That Obscure Object of Desire 22-Feb-1900 29-Jul-1983 DEAD
Herbert Butterfield Historian The Whig Interpretation of History 07-Oct-1900 20-Jul-1979 DEAD
Edward Buzzell Film Director At the Circus 13-Nov-1900 11-Jan-1985 DEAD
Ilka Chase Actor Now, Voyager 08-Apr-1900 15-Feb-1978 DEAD
Colin Clive Actor Frankenstein 20-Jan-1900 25-Jun-1937 DEAD
Lionel Conacher Hockey Canadian All-Around Athlete 24-May-1900 26-May-1954 DEAD
Aaron Copland Composer Fanfare for the Common Man 14-Nov-1900 02-Dec-1990 DEAD
Lloyd Corrigan Actor Arthur Manleder in Boston Blackie films 16-Oct-1900 05-Nov-1969 DEAD
Norris Cotton Politician US Senator from New Hampshire, 1954-74 11-May-1900 24-Feb-1989 DEAD
Xavier Cugat Musician The Rumba King 01-Jan-1900 27-Oct-1990 DEAD
Roland Culver Actor Dead of Night 21-Aug-1900 29-Feb-1984 DEAD
Haskell Curry Mathematician Combinatory Logic 12-Sep-1900 01-Sep-1982 DEAD
Edward Dahlberg Author Because I Was Flesh 22-Jul-1900 27-Feb-1977 DEAD
Marcel Dalio Actor The Sun Also Rises 17-Jul-1900 20-Nov-1983 DEAD
John M. Dalton Politician Governor of Missouri, 1961-65 09-Nov-1900 07-Jul-1972 DEAD
Adi Dassler Business Founder of Adidas 03-Nov-1900 06-Sep-1978 DEAD
Deane C. Davis Politician Governor of Vermont, 1969-73 07-Nov-1900 08-Dec-1990 DEAD
W. Edwards Deming Mathematician Quality Control guru 14-Oct-1900 20-Dec-1993 DEAD
Martin Dies, Jr. Politician Congressman from Texas 05-Nov-1900 14-Nov-1972 DEAD
T. G. Dobzhansky Scientist Genetics and the Origin of Species 25-Jan-1900 18-Dec-1975 DEAD
Foster Rhea Dulles Historian Prelude to World Power 24-Jan-1900 11-Sep-1970 DEAD
Charles Elton Scientist Animal Ecology 29-Mar-1900 01-May-1991 DEAD
Fritz Feld Actor Bringing Up Baby 15-Oct-1900 18-Nov-1993 DEAD
Robert Florey Film Director Tarzan and the Mermaids 14-Sep-1900 16-May-1979 DEAD
Norman Foster Film Director Journey Into Fear 13-Dec-1900 07-Jul-1976 DEAD
Preston Foster Actor My Friend Flicka 24-Aug-1900 14-Jul-1970 DEAD
Hans Frank Military Nazi King of Poland 23-May-1900 16-Oct-1946 DEAD
Hans Fritzsche Government Reich minister of radio propaganda 21-Apr-1900 27-Sep-1953 DEAD
Erich Fromm Psychologist Psychoanalyst, Humanist 23-Mar-1900 18-Mar-1980 DEAD
Dennis Gabor Physicist Inventor of holography 05-Jun-1900 08-Feb-1979 DEAD
Hans-Georg Gadamer Philosopher Truth and Method 11-Feb-1900 13-Mar-2002 DEAD
John H. Gaddum Scientist Drug antagonism 31-Mar-1900 30-Jun-1965 DEAD
Helen Gahagan Actor Actress, California Congresswoman 25-Nov-1900 28-Jun-1980 DEAD
Gladys George Actor Valiant Is the Word for Carrie 13-Sep-1900 08-Dec-1954 DEAD
Goose Goslin Baseball MLB Hall of Famer 16-Oct-1900 15-May-1971 DEAD
Chester Gould Cartoonist Creator of Dick Tracy 20-Nov-1900 11-May-1985 DEAD
Ragnar Granit Scientist Physiology of the retina 30-Oct-1900 31-Mar-1990 DEAD
Lefty Grove Baseball Perhaps the best MLB pitcher in history 06-Mar-1900 22-May-1975 DEAD
Duke Guider Business Defense attorney for Hideki Tojo 10-Mar-1900 18-Jan-1968 DEAD
Tyrone Guthrie Theater Director Influential Anglo-Irish theatre director 02-Jul-1900 15-May-1971 DEAD
William Haines Actor Hollywood's first openly gay leading man 02-Jan-1900 26-Dec-1973 DEAD
James Hall Actor Hell's Angels 22-Oct-1900 07-Jun-1940 DEAD
Roy Harrod Economist Towards a Dynamic Economics 13-Feb-1900 09-Mar-1978 DEAD
Gabby Hartnett Baseball Chicago Cubs catcher, Hall-of-Famer 20-Dec-1900 20-Dec-1972 DEAD
Helen Hayes Actor First Lady of the Theater 10-Oct-1900 17-Mar-1993 DEAD
James Hilton Novelist Goodbye, Mr. Chips 09-Sep-1900 20-Dec-1954 DEAD
Heinrich Himmler Government Leader of the SS 07-Oct-1900 23-May-1945 DEAD
Laura Z. Hobson Novelist Gentleman's Agreement 19-Jun-1900 28-Feb-1986 DEAD
Geoffrey Household Novelist Rogue Male 30-Nov-1900 04-Oct-1988 DEAD
Cal Hubbard Football NFL Hall of Famer, Baseball umpire 31-Oct-1900 17-Oct-1977 DEAD
Richard Hughes Author A High Wind in Jamaica 19-Apr-1900 28-Aug-1976 DEAD
Ian Hunter Actor The Adventures of Robin Hood 13-Jun-1900 23-Sep-1975 DEAD
Gladwyn Jebb Diplomat Acting UN Secretary General, 1945-46 25-Apr-1900 24-Oct-1996 DEAD
Allen Jenkins Actor American character actor 09-Apr-1900 20-Jul-1974 DEAD
Eyvind Johnson Author Rain at Dawn 29-Jul-1900 25-Aug-1976 DEAD
Frédéric Joliot Physicist Artificial radioactivity 19-Mar-1900 14-Aug-1958 DEAD
Kenneth B. Keating Politician US Senator from New York, 1959-65 18-May-1900 05-May-1975 DEAD
Hermann Kesten Novelist I, the King 28-Jan-1900 1996 DEAD
Paul Kletzki Conductor Director, Bern Symphony, 1964-67 21-Mar-1900 05-Mar-1973 DEAD
Fred C. Koch Business Founder, Koch Industries 23-Sep-1900 TBD DEAD
Fritz Kolbe Spy Allied mole in WWII Berlin 25-Sep-1900 1971 DEAD
Paul Kollsman Inventor Barometric altimeter 22-Feb-1900 17-Mar-1982 DEAD
Hans Krebs Scientist Tricarboxylic acid cycle 25-Apr-1900 22-Nov-1981 DEAD
Richard Kuhn Chemist Carotenoids, and vitamins B2 and B6 03-Dec-1900 01-Aug-1967 DEAD
Tommy Ladnier Jazz Musician Jazz trumpeter 28-May-1900 04-Jun-1939 DEAD
Arthur B. Langlie Politician Twice Governor of Washington 25-Jul-1900 24-Jul-1966 DEAD
Joe Lapchick Basketball Original Celtic, later NY Knicks Coach 12-Apr-1900 10-Aug-1970 DEAD
Mary Lasker Activist Health care advocate 30-Nov-1900 21-Feb-1994 DEAD
Owen Lattimore Author Scholar of Mongolia 29-Jul-1900 31-May-1989 DEAD
Wilfrid Lawson Actor Pygmalion 14-Jan-1900 10-Oct-1966 DEAD
Meridel Le Sueur Novelist North Star Country 22-Feb-1900 14-Nov-1996 DEAD
Eugenie Leontovich Actor Russian-American stage actress 21-Mar-1900 03-Apr-1993 DEAD
Mervyn LeRoy Film Director Quo Vadis? 15-Oct-1900 13-Sep-1987 DEAD
Margaret Livingston Actor Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans 25-Nov-1900 13-Dec-1984 DEAD
John Longden Actor Quatermass 2 11-Nov-1900 26-May-1971 DEAD
Leo Lowenthal Sociologist Literature and the Image of Man 03-Nov-1900 21-Jan-1993 DEAD
Ethel Mannin Novelist Confessions 06-Oct-1900 1984 DEAD
J. Willard Marriott Business Founded the Marriott hotel chain 17-Sep-1900 13-Aug-1985 DEAD
Lester Matthews Actor The Raven 06-Jun-1900 06-Jun-1975 DEAD
Garrett Mattingly Historian Renaissance Diplomacy 06-May-1900 18-Dec-1962 DEAD
David Maxwell Fyfe Politician UK Home Secretary, 1951-54 29-May-1900 27-Jan-1967 DEAD
John McEwen Head of State Prime Minister of Australia, 1967-68 29-Mar-1900 20-Nov-1980 DEAD
Theodore R. McKeldin Politician Governor of Maryland, 1951-59 20-Nov-1900 10-Aug-1974 DEAD
Emmett Miller Singer Minstrel show yodeller 02-Feb-1900 29-Mar-1962 DEAD
James P. Mitchell Government US Secretary of Labor, 1953-61 12-Nov-1900 19-Oct-1964 DEAD
Margaret Mitchell Novelist Gone With the Wind 08-Nov-1900 16-Aug-1949 DEAD
Colleen Moore Actor Ella Cinders 19-Aug-1900 25-Jan-1988 DEAD
Agnes Moorehead Actor Endora on Bewitched 06-Dec-1900 30-Apr-1974 DEAD
Helen Morgan Actor Show Boat 02-Aug-1900 09-Oct-1941 DEAD
Henry S. Morgan Business Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley 24-Oct-1900 08-Feb-1982 DEAD
Wayne Morse Politician US Senator from Oregon, 1945-69 20-Oct-1900 22-Jul-1974 DEAD
Lord Mountbatten Military Last Viceroy of India 25-Jun-1900 27-Aug-1979 DEAD
Joseph Needham Historian Science and Civilization in China 09-Dec-1900 24-Mar-1995 DEAD
Jean Negulesco Film Director Three Coins in the Fountain 26-Feb-1900 18-Jul-1993 DEAD
Sean O'Faolain Novelist Come Back to Erin 22-Feb-1900 20-Apr-1991 DEAD
Jan Hendrik Oort Astronomer Theory of the origin of comets 28-Apr-1900 05-Nov-1992 DEAD
Mitchell Parish Songwriter Volare 10-Jul-1900 31-Mar-1993 DEAD
Paul L. Patterson Politician Governor of Oregon, 1952-56 18-Jul-1900 31-Jan-1956 DEAD
Wolfgang Pauli Physicist Pauli Exclusion Principle 25-Apr-1900 15-Dec-1958 DEAD
Katina Paxinou Actor For Whom the Bell Tolls 17-Dec-1900 22-Feb-1973 DEAD
Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin Astronomer Hydrogen in the Sun 10-May-1900 07-Dec-1979 DEAD
Claude Pepper Politician Congressman from Florida, 1963-89 08-Sep-1900 30-May-1989 DEAD
Jacques Prévert Poet Paroles 04-Feb-1900 11-Apr-1977 DEAD
V. S. Pritchett Author Midnight Oil 16-Dec-1900 20-Mar-1997 DEAD
Noel Purcell Actor The Rising of the Moon 23-Dec-1900 03-Mar-1985 DEAD
Ernie Pyle Journalist Scripps-Howard war correspondent 03-Aug-1900 18-Apr-1945 DEAD
Monroe Rathbone Business Formed Exxon 01-Mar-1900 02-Aug-1976 DEAD
Malvina Reynolds Singer/Songwriter Little Boxes 23-Aug-1900 17-Mar-1978 DEAD
Charles Richter Scientist Groundbreaking seismologist 26-Apr-1900 30-Sep-1985 DEAD
Hyman Rickover Military Built the nuclear navy 27-Jan-1900 08-Jul-1986 DEAD
Leo Robin Songwriter Thanks For The Memory 06-Apr-1900 29-Dec-1984 DEAD
Elmo Roper Business American pollster 31-Jul-1900 30-Apr-1971 DEAD
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Author The Little Prince 29-Jun-1900 31-Jul-1944 DEAD
Mark Sandrich Film Director Top Hat 26-Aug-1900 04-Mar-1945 DEAD
Nathalie Sarraute Novelist Portrait of a Man Unknown 18-Jul-1900 19-Oct-1999 DEAD
Natalie Schafer Actor Mrs. Howell on Gilligan's Island 05-Nov-1900 10-Apr-1991 DEAD
Arthur Schwartz Composer That's Entertainment 04-Nov-1900 03-Sep-1984 DEAD
John T. Scopes Educator Defendant in the Scopes Monkey Trial 03-Aug-1900 21-Oct-1970 DEAD
Hugh D. Scott, Jr. Politician US Senator from Pennsylvania, 1959-77 11-Nov-1900 21-Jul-1994 DEAD
Giorgos Seferis Poet Imerolóyion katastrómatos 01-Mar-1900 20-Sep-1971 DEAD
Lesley Selander Film Director The Texican 26-May-1900 05-Dec-1979 DEAD
Robert Shayne Actor Insp. Henderson on Adventures of Superman 04-Oct-1900 29-Nov-1992 DEAD
Ignazio Silone Novelist Anti-Fascist novelist, Pro-Fascist informant 01-May-1900 22-Aug-1978 DEAD
Alastair Sim Actor Scrooge in A Christmas Carol 09-Oct-1900 19-Aug-1976 DEAD
Robert Siodmak Film Director The Killers 08-Aug-1900 10-Mar-1973 DEAD
Lawrence E. Spivak TV Personality Meet the Press 11-Jun-1900 09-Mar-1994 DEAD
John R. Steelman Government Truman's Chief of Staff 23-Jun-1900 14-Jul-1999 DEAD
Philip Van Doren Stern Author It's A Wonderful Life 10-Sep-1900 31-Jul-1984 DEAD
Edward Stettinius, Jr. Government US Secretary of State, 1944-45 22-Oct-1900 31-Oct-1949 DEAD
Adlai Stevenson Politician Governor of Illinois, 1949-53 05-Feb-1900 14-Jul-1965 DEAD
William E. Stevenson Diplomat US Ambassador to the Philippines, 1962-64 25-Oct-1900 02-Apr-1985 DEAD
Chiune Sugihara Diplomat Helped Jews escape Lithuania 01-Jan-1900 31-Jul-1986 DEAD
Gladys Swarthout Singer Operatic mezzo-soprano 25-Dec-1900 08-Jul-1969 DEAD
Frederick Terman Scientist Stanford Research Park 07-Jun-1900 19-Dec-1982 DEAD
Charles L. Terry, Jr. Politician Governor of Delaware, 1965-69 17-Sep-1900 06-Feb-1970 DEAD
Nikolai Timofeev-Ressovsky Biologist Russian geneticist 20-Sep-1900 28-Mar-1981 DEAD
Clyde Tolson Government J. Edgar Hoover's 40-year companion 22-May-1900 14-Apr-1975 DEAD
Spencer Tracy Actor Two consecutive Best Actor Oscars 05-Apr-1900 10-Jun-1967 DEAD
Roger J. Traynor Judge California Chief Justice, 1964-70 12-Feb-1900 14-May-1983 DEAD
Lamar Trotti Screenwriter Young Mr. Lincoln 18-Oct-1900 28-Aug-1952 DEAD
Ralph Truman Actor Quo Vadis 07-May-1900 15-Oct-1977 DEAD
George Uhlenbeck Physicist Conceived idea of Quantum Spin 06-Dec-1900 31-Oct-1988 DEAD
Miguel Alemán Valdés Head of State President of Mexico, 1946-52 29-Sep-1900 14-May-1983 DEAD
Charles Vidor Film Director A Farewell to Arms 27-Jul-1900 04-Jun-1959 DEAD
Fred Waring Conductor Innovative bandleader and musician 09-Jun-1900 29-Jul-1984 DEAD
Helene Weigel Actor The Berliner Ensemble 12-May-1900 06-May-1971 DEAD
Kurt Weill Composer The Threepenny Opera 02-Mar-1900 03-Apr-1950 DEAD
Leslie A. White Anthropologist The Science of Culture 19-Jan-1900 31-Mar-1975 DEAD
Don Wilson Radio Personality Jack Benny's announcer 01-Sep-1900 25-Apr-1982 DEAD
Hack Wilson Baseball Hit 56 home runs and 191 RBI's in 1930 26-Apr-1900 23-Nov-1948 DEAD
Yvor Winters Poet Primitivism & Decadence 17-Oct-1900 25-Jan-1968 DEAD
Thomas Wolfe Novelist Look Homeward, Angel 03-Oct-1900 15-Sep-1938 DEAD
Giuseppe Zangara Assassin Tried to kill Franklin D. Roosevelt 07-Sep-1900 20-Mar-1933 DEAD