The Info List - 1935

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was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1935th year of the Common Era
Common Era
(CE) and Anno Domini
Anno Domini
(AD) designations, the 935th year of the 2nd millennium, the 35th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1930s


1 Events

1.1 January 1.2 February 1.3 March 1.4 April 1.5 May 1.6 June 1.7 July 1.8 August 1.9 September 1.10 October 1.11 November 1.12 December 1.13 Date unknown

2 Births

2.1 January 2.2 February 2.3 March 2.4 April 2.5 May 2.6 June 2.7 July 2.8 August 2.9 September 2.10 October 2.11 November 2.12 December 2.13 Date unknown

3 Deaths

3.1 January 3.2 February 3.3 March 3.4 April 3.5 May 3.6 June 3.7 July 3.8 August 3.9 September 3.10 October 3.11 November 3.12 December 3.13 Date Unknown

4 Nobel Prizes 5 References 6 External links

Events[edit] January[edit] Main article: January 1935

January – Emperor Haile Selassie
Haile Selassie
of Ethiopia
creates a military school at Holeta.[1] January 1 – The Italian colonies of Tripoli
and Cyrenaica
are joined together as Libya. January 3 – The trial of Bruno Richard Hauptmann, accused of the kidnapping and murder of Charles Lindbergh, Jr., begins in Flemington, New Jersey. January 4 – Dry Tortugas National Park is established. January 7 – Italian premier Benito Mussolini
Benito Mussolini
and French Foreign Minister Pierre Laval
Pierre Laval
conclude an agreement in which each power agrees not to oppose the other's colonial claims. January 11 – Amelia Earhart becomes the first person to fly solo from Hawaii to California. January 13 – A plebiscite in the Territory of the Saar Basin shows that 90.3% of those voting wish to join Germany. January 16 – The FBI
kills the Barker Gang, including Ma Barker, in a shootout. January 19 Coopers Inc.
Coopers Inc.
sells the world's first men's briefs, as "jockeys", in Chicago. January 24 – The first canned beer is sold in Richmond, Virginia, United States, by Gottfried Krueger Brewing Company.[2] January 28 – Iceland legalizes abortion on medical grounds.

February[edit] Main article: February 1935

February 6 Parker Brothers
Parker Brothers
begins selling the board game Monopoly in the United States.[3] February 13 Richard Hauptmann
Richard Hauptmann
is convicted and sentenced to death for the kidnapping and murder of Charles Lindbergh, Jr., in the United States February 15 – The discovery and clinical development of Prontosil, the first broadly effective antibiotic, is published in a series of articles by Gerhard Domagk
Gerhard Domagk
and others in Germany's pre-eminent medical journal, Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift. February 20 Caroline Mikkelsen becomes the first woman to set foot on Antarctica February 22 – Airplanes are banned from flying over the White House in Washington, D.C. February 23 – The classic Mickey Mouse
Mickey Mouse
cartoon The Band Concert
The Band Concert
is released by United Artists
United Artists
in the United States. February 26

In Nazi Germany, Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
orders reinstatement of the air force, the Luftwaffe, in violation of the 1919
Treaty of Versailles. Robert Watson-Watt
Robert Watson-Watt
first demonstrates the use of radar to detect aircraft at Daventry
in England.

February 28 – Ladby ship: Viking ship grave discovered in Denmark.

March[edit] Main article: March 1935

March 1

Greek coup d'état attempt: Nikolaos Plastiras, Anastasios Papoulas and other Venizelists lead a coup against the People's Party government in Greece. The attempt is suppressed by March 11 and the leaders condemned to death for treason. İsmet İnönü
İsmet İnönü
forms the new government in Turkey. (8th government; During Atatürk's presidency, İnönü has served seven times as a prime minister.)

March 2 – King Prajadhipok
(Rama VII) of Siam abdicates the throne. He is succeeded by his 9-year-old-nephew Ananda Mahidol
Ananda Mahidol
(Rama VIII). March 8 – Faithful dog Hachikō
dies on the spot where he had awaited his dead owner for nine years in Japan. March 9 Porky Pig
Porky Pig
makes his debut as the first major Looney Tunes character in I Haven't Got a Hat. March 16 Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
announces German re-armament
German re-armament
in violation of the 1919
Treaty of Versailles. March 19 Harlem
riot of 1935: A race riot breaks out in Harlem (New York City) after a rumor circulates that a teenage Puerto Rican shoplifter in the S. H. Kress & Co. department store has been brutally beaten. March 21 Iran
requests that this name be internationally adopted for the country in place of "Persia". March 22 – The world's first television program by Fernsehsender Paul Nipkow is transmitted from the Funkturm
in Berlin, Germany.

April[edit] Main article: April 1935

Dust storm approaching Spearman, Texas

April 1 – The North American NA-16, prototype of the North American T-6 Texan or Harvard flying trainer, flies for the first time.[4] April 14 – Dust Bowl: The great dust storm in the United States hits eastern New Mexico
New Mexico
and Colorado, and western Oklahoma
the hardest. It will be made famous by Woody Guthrie
Woody Guthrie
in his "dust bowl ballads". April 15 – Roerich Pact, a Pan-American treaty on the protection of cultural artefacts, is signed in Washington D.C. April 16 Fibber McGee and Molly
Fibber McGee and Molly
debuts on NBC
Radio in the United States. April 17 – Sun Myung Moon, a teenage Presbyterian
convert in Korea under Japanese rule, claims to have a revelation from Jesus
telling him to complete his mission from almost 2,000 years ago. April 24 – William Christian Bullitt, Jr., the United States Ambassador to the Soviet Union, hosts the elaborately prepared Spring Ball of the Full Moon which is said to have surpassed all other embassy parties in Moscow's history. April 27 FA Cup
FA Cup
(Association football): Sheffield Wednesday F.C. beat West Bromwich Albion
West Bromwich Albion
4–2 at Wembley Stadium in England. April 29 – The first edition of the Vuelta a España is raced and goes on to become one of the 3 Grand Tours of road bicycle racing.

May[edit] Main article: May 1935

May 6 – New Deal: Executive Order 7034 creates the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in the United States. May 14 – Northamptonshire gains (over Somerset at Taunton by 48 runs) what proves to be their last victory for 99 matches, easily a record in the County Championship. Their next Championship win is not until 29 May 1939. May 15 Joseph Stalin
Joseph Stalin
opens the Moscow Metro
Moscow Metro
to the public. May 19 T. E. Lawrence
T. E. Lawrence
("Lawrence of Arabia") dies as the result of a motorcycle accident in Dorset, England. May 21 – In Nazi Germany, Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
announces the reintroduction of conscription to the Wehrmacht
in violation of the 1919
Treaty of Versailles. May 24 – The first nighttime Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
game is played between the Cincinnati Reds
Cincinnati Reds
and Philadelphia Phillies
Philadelphia Phillies
at Crosley Field in Cincinnati, Ohio. May 27 Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United States
Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United States
(the "Sick Chicken Case"): The Supreme Court of the United States
Supreme Court of the United States
declares that the National Industrial Recovery Act, a major component of the New Deal, is unconstitutional. May 29 – The French Compagnie Générale Transatlantique
Compagnie Générale Transatlantique
ocean liner SS Normandie sets out on her maiden voyage from Le Havre
Le Havre
to New York, which she will reach in 4 days, 3 hours and 14 minutes, taking the Blue Riband; she gains the eastbound record on her return passage. May 30 – Eventual Baseball Hall of Famer Babe Ruth
Babe Ruth
appears in his last career game, playing for the Boston Braves in Philadelphia against the Phillies. May 31

earthquake: A 7.1 magnitude earthquake destroys Quetta
in modern-day Pakistan, killing 40,000. 20th Century Pictures, Inc., becomes 20th Century Fox.

June[edit] Main article: June 1935

June 9 – He–Umezu Agreement: China's Kuomintang
government concedes Japanese military control of north-eastern China. June 10 Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous
is founded in Akron, Ohio
Akron, Ohio
by William G. Wilson and Dr. Robert Smith. June 12 – Senator Huey Long
Huey Long
of Louisiana
makes the longest speech on Senate record, taking 15½ hours and containing 150,000 words.[5] June 12 – End of the Chaco War, a war between Paraguay
and Bolivia. June 13 James J. Braddock
James J. Braddock
defeats Max Baer at Madison Square Garden Bowl to win the heavyweight boxing championship of the world. June 18 – Anglo-German Naval Agreement: Britain agrees to a German navy equal to 35% of her own naval tonnage. June 24 – Carlos Gardel, the legendary Franco-Argentine "Father of Tango", dies in a plane crash in Medellín, Colombia.

July[edit] Main article: July 1935

July 4 – The RMS Mauretania sails from Southampton
to Jarrow. July 16 – The world's first parking meters are installed in Oklahoma City. July 25– August 20 – The seventh and last congress of the Comintern
is held.

August[edit] Main article: August 1935

August 5 – The Leo Burnett
Leo Burnett
Advertising Agency opens in Chicago. August 14 – United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Franklin D. Roosevelt
signs the Social Security Act
Social Security Act
into law. August 15 – Humorist Will Rogers
Will Rogers
and aviator Wiley Post
Wiley Post
are killed when Post's plane crashes shortly after takeoff near Barrow, Alaska.

September[edit] Main article: September 1935

Manuel L. Quezon

September 2 1935
Labor Day hurricane: The strongest hurricane ever to strike the United States landfalls in the Upper Florida Keys
Florida Keys
as a Category 5 storm with 185 mph winds, killing 423. September 3 – Sir Malcolm Campbell
Malcolm Campbell
becomes the first person to drive an automobile at 300 miles per hour, establishing a new record land speed of 301.337 mph (484.620 km/h) at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah, driving the Blue Bird.[6] September 8 Carl Weiss kills Huey Long, U.S. Senator from Louisiana, in the Louisiana
Capitol Building in Baton Rouge. September 13 – Howard Hughes, flying the Hughes H-1 Racer, sets an airspeed record of 352 mph (566 km/h). September 15 – The Nuremberg Laws
Nuremberg Laws
go into effect in Germany, removing citizenship from Jews. September 17 Manuel L. Quezon
Manuel L. Quezon
is the 2nd President of the Philippines. September 24 Earl W. Bascom
Earl W. Bascom
and his brother Weldon produce the first night rodeo held outdoors under electric lights at Columbia, Mississippi. September 29 – The London and North Eastern Railway's first A4 Class streamlined steam locomotive A4 2509 Silver Link makes her inaugural journey from London King's Cross. September 30

U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Franklin D. Roosevelt
dedicates Hoover Dam. The London and North Eastern Railway
London and North Eastern Railway
commences the Silver Jubilee, Britain's first streamline train service.

October[edit] Main article: October 1935

October 22 page from a Soviet revolutionary calendar
Soviet revolutionary calendar
with six-day weeks.

October 2 October 3 – The Second Italo-Ethiopian War
Second Italo-Ethiopian War
begins as General Emilio De Bono
Emilio De Bono
of Italy invades Ethiopia. October 10 – A tornado destroys the 160 metre tall wooden radio tower in Langenberg, Germany. As a result of this catastrophe, wooden radio towers are phased out. October 14 – In the Canadian federal election, the Liberal Party of William Lyon Mackenzie King
William Lyon Mackenzie King
wins a majority government, defeating the Conservative Party of Prime Minister R. B. Bennett.

November[edit] Main article: November 1935

November 3 – A Greek monarchy referendum is held by self-proclaimed Regent Georgios Kondylis. Almost 98% of the votes favor restoration of the monarchy, although the referendum's integrity is dubious.[7] November 8 – A dozen labor leaders come together to announce the creation of the Congress of Industrial Organizations
Congress of Industrial Organizations
(CIO), an organization charged with pushing the cause for industrial unionism in North America. November 14 – In the United Kingdom general election, Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin
Stanley Baldwin
returns to office at the head of a National Government led by the Conservative Party with a large but reduced majority. November 22 – The flying boat China Clipper
China Clipper
takes off from Alameda, California to deliver the first airmail cargo across the Pacific Ocean; on November 29 the aircraft reaches its final destination, Manila, and delivers over 110,000 pieces of mail. November 23 – Jacques and Thérèse Tréfouël, Daniel Bovet
Daniel Bovet
and Federico Nitti, in the laboratory of Ernest Fourneau
Ernest Fourneau
at the Pasteur Institute in Paris, discover that sulfanilamide is the active component of Prontosil.[8] November 25 – After 11 years in exile, George II returns to Greek soil as King of the Hellenes
King of the Hellenes
at Corfu from London. November 30 – The 1935
British-made film Scrooge, the first all-talking film version of the Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens
classic A Christmas Carol, opens in the U.S. after its British release.

December[edit] Main article: December 1935

December 5 Mary McLeod Bethune
Mary McLeod Bethune
founds the National Council of Negro Women in the United States. December 9 – American newspaper editor Walter Liggett
Walter Liggett
is killed in a gangland murder plot. December 10 – Hanshin Tigers, as well known for professional baseball club of Japan, founded in Osaka.[citation needed] December 12

program in support of Nazi eugenics
Nazi eugenics
is founded by Heinrich Himmler in Germany. Opening of the De La Warr Pavilion
De La Warr Pavilion
at Bexhill-on-Sea, designed by Erich Mendelsohn
Erich Mendelsohn
and Serge Chermayeff, a pioneering example of International Style architecture in the British Isles.[9][10][11][12]

December 17 – Douglas DST, prototype of the Douglas DC-3
Douglas DC-3
airliner, first flies, in the United States. More than 16,000 of the model will eventually be produced. December 18

Samuel Hoare resigns as British foreign secretary and is replaced by Anthony Eden. The socialist party of Sri Lanka, the Lanka Sama Samaja Party, is founded.

December 27 Mao Zedong
Mao Zedong
issues the Wayaobu Manifesto, On Tactics Against Japanese Imperialism, calling for a National United Front against the Japanese invasion. December 28 Pravda
publishes a letter from Pavel Postyshev, who revives the New Year tree
New Year tree
tradition in the Soviet Union.

Date unknown[edit]

The house Fallingwater
in southwestern Pennsylvania, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, is completed. Lectorium Rosicrucianum
Lectorium Rosicrucianum
is founded. The Melody Inn opens as a piano bar in Indianapolis.[13]

Births[edit] January[edit]

Floyd Patterson

Li Shengjiao

Elvis Presley

January 3 – Millard Fuller, American lawyer and founder of Habitat for Humanity (d. 2009) January 4 – Floyd Patterson, American boxer (d. 2006) January 7

Li Shengjiao, Chinese diplomat and international jurist (d. 2017) Kenny Davern, American jazz clarinetist (d. 2006) Valeri Kubasov, Russian cosmonaut (d. 2014)

January 8 – Elvis Presley, American rock & roll singer, guitarist and film actor (d. 1977) January 9

Bob Denver, American actor (d. 2005) Dick Enberg, American sportscaster (d. 2017) Earl G. Graves, Sr. African-American publisher

January 10

Ronnie Hawkins, American musician Sherrill Milnes, American baritone

January 12 – The Amazing Kreskin, American mentalist January 13

Gumercindo España Olivares, Mexican artisan (d. 2018) Didi, Brazilian comedian actor, producer and writer Rip Taylor, American comedian

January 14 – Lucile Wheeler, Canadian skier January 16

A. J. Foyt, American race car driver Udo Lattek, German football coach (d. 2015)

January 17 – Ruth Ann Minner, Governor of Delaware January 18 – Jon Stallworthy, English poet (d. 2014) January 19 – Soumitra Chatterjee, Indian actor January 21 – Jack Tunney, Canadian professional wrestling promoter (d. 2004) January 23 – Rose Schwarz, German missionary (d. 2017) January 24 – Shivabalayogi, Yogi (d. 1994) January 25

J. G. Farrell, English novelist (d. 1979) António Ramalho Eanes, 16th President of Portugal

January 26 – Henry Jordan, American football player (d. 1977) January 29 – Roger Payne, American biologist January 30

Richard Brautigan, American writer (d. 1984) Elsa Martinelli, Italian film actress (d. 2017)

January 31

Hal Lear, American basketball player (d. 2016) Kenzaburō Ōe, Japanese writer, Nobel Prize laureate Lorenzo Calafiore, Italian wrestler (d. 2011)


Sonny Bono

February 2
February 2
– Dariush Shayegan, Iranian cultural theorist and philosopher (d. 2018) February 3 – Doreen Kartinyeri, Ngarrindjeri elder and historian (d. 2007) February 4 – Martti Talvela, Finnish bass (d. 1989) February 5 – Alex Harvey, Scottish rock singer (d. 1982) February 7 – Cliff Jones, Welsh footballer February 9 – Ron Attwell, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2017) February 11 – Gene Vincent, American guitarist and vocalist (d. 1971) February 14 – Rob McConnell, Canadian jazz musician (d. 2010) February 16 – Sonny Bono, American singer, actor and politician (d. 1998) February 17

Lucky Varela, American politician (d. 2017) Christina Pickles, English-born American character actress

February 18 – Ciarán Bourke, Irish singer (d. 1988) February 22 – Hisako Kyōda, Japanese voice actress February 23 – Tom Murphy, Irish playwright February 27

Anne Treisman, English psychologist (d. 2018) Mirella Freni, Italian soprano


Zhelyu Zhelev

March 1 – Robert Conrad, American actor March 3 – Zhelyu Zhelev, President of Bulgaria
President of Bulgaria
(d. 2015) March 4 – Bent Larsen, Danish chess player (d. 2010) March 5 Paul Sand (born Paul Sanchez), American comedic actor March 6 – Ron Delany, Irish runner March 12 – Jacques Benveniste, French immunologist (d. 2004) March 15

Jimmy Swaggart, American televangelist Judd Hirsch, American actor

March 17

Patrick Etolu, Ugandan high jumper (d. 2013) Muhammad Ashiq, Pakistani cyclist (d. 2018)

March 18

Oumarou Ganda, Nigerien director and actor (d. 1981) Ole Barndorff-Nielsen, Danish mathematician

March 19 – Charlie Hennigan, American football player (d. 2017) March 20 – Arne Kotte, Norwegian footballer (d. 2015) March 21 - Brian Clough, British soccer manager. March 22 – M. Emmet Walsh, American actor March 24 – Peter Bichsel, Swiss writer March 25 – Gabriel Elorde, Filipino boxer (d. 1985) March 26

Ernesto Maceda, Filipino politician, lawyer, and columnist (d. 2016) Jiří Kormaník, Czechoslovakian wrestler (d. 2017)

March 27

Sir Angus Farquharson of Finzean, British peer (d. 2018) Abelardo Castillo, Argentine writer Stanley Rother, American Roman Catholic priest (d. 1981) Julian Glover, English actor

March 28

Jeanie Descombes, American professional baseball player Józef Szmidt, Polish athlete Michael Parkinson, British chat show host

March 30 Willie Galimore, American football player (d. 1964) March 31

Herb Alpert, American trumpeter Judith Rossner, American writer (d. 2005)


Dudley Moore

April 4 – Kenneth Mars, American actor (d. 2011) April 5

Enrique Álvarez Félix, Mexican actor (d. 1996) Donald Lynden-Bell, British astrophysicist (d. 2018)

April 8 – Francis D. "Bill" Moran, American admiral, third director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps April 9 – Aulis Sallinen, Finnish composer April 10

Baltasar Corrada del Río, Puerto Rican politician (d. 2018) Ken Squier, motorsports broadcaster Jerzy Milian, Polish jazz vibraphonist (d. 2018)

April 11 – Kazys Almenas, Lithuanian physicist, engineer and publisher (d. 2017) April 14 – Katie Horstman, American female professional baseball player April 18 – Paul A. Rothchild, American record producer (d. 1995) April 19 – Dudley Moore, English actor, comedian and composer (d. 2002) April 21

Charles Grodin, American actor and journalist Thomas Kean, Governor of New Jersey and 9/11 Commission Chairman Dolores Lee, American female professional baseball player

April 22

Paul Chambers, American jazz musician (d. 1969) Jerry Fodor, American philosopher and cognitive scientist (d. 2017)

April 23 – Bunky Green, American jazz musician April 25

Bob Gutowski, American athlete (d. 1960) Li Ao, Chinese-Taiwanese writer, social commentator, historian, and independent politician (d. 2018)

April 28 – Murray McBride, Canadian politician, Yale graduate April 29

Andrey Zaliznyak, Russian linguist (d. 2017) April Ashley, English model


Jose Mujica

Jim Bolger

May 2 – Lance LeGault, American actor (d. 2012) May 7 – Isobel Warren, Canadian author May 8 - Jack Charlton, British soccer player and manager May 9 - Nokie Edwards, American musician (d. 2018) May 11 – Doug McClure, American actor (d. 1995) May 12

Felipe Alou, Dominican Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
player and manager Gary Peacock, American jazz double-bassist

May 13 – Luciano Benetton, Italian entrepreneur, owner of Benetton Group May 14 – Mel Charles, Welsh footballer (d. 2016) May 17

Dennis Potter, English writer (d. 1994) Ryke Geerd Hamer, German cancer researcher (d. 2017)

May 19 – David Hartman, American actor and television journalist May 20 – José Mujica, 40th President of Uruguay May 22 – Barry Rogers, American jazz and salsa trombonist (d. 1991) May 24 – Joan Micklin Silver, American director May 25

Cookie Gilchrist, American football player (d. 2011) Victoria Shaw, American actress (d. 1988)

May 26 – Allan Chumak, Russian faith healer (d. 2017) May 27

Carole Lesley, English actor (d. 1974) Lee Meriwether, American beauty queen and actress Jerry Kindall, American baseball player (d. 2017)

May 29 – André Brink, South African writer (d. 2015) May 30 – Ruta Lee, Canadian-born American-based actress May 31 – Jim Bolger, 35th Prime Minister of New Zealand


Rodrigo Borja Cevallos

June 1 – Reverend Ike, American televangelist (d. 2009) June 2

Carol Shields, American-born writer (d. 2003) Dimitri Kitsikis, Greek Turkologist Roger Brierley, English actor (d. 2005) Wilhelm Wieben, German journalist, actor and author

June 3 – Evangelia Samiotaki (el), Greek actress (d. 2017) June 7 – Shyama, Indian actress (d. 2017) June 10 – Yoshihiro Tatsumi, Japanese manga artist (d. 2015) June 13

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Bulgarian & Moroccan-born American installation artists (Jeanne-Claude d. 2009) Samak Sundaravej, 25th Prime Minister of Thailand
(2008) (d. 2009)

June 17

Rudolph G. Wilson, American professor, storyteller, writer and public speaker (d. 2017) Peggy Seeger, American folk singer

June 19

Derren Nesbitt, English actor Rodrigo Borja Cevallos, President of Ecuador

June 20 – Jim Barker, American politician (d. 2005) June 21

Pratap Chauhan, Indian cricketer Jorem Ochana, Ugandan hurdler Tom Pratt, American football coach Monte Markham, American actor Françoise Sagan, French writer (d. 2004)

June 22

Floyd Norman, American animator Donald A. Bonner, American politician Koro Wētere, New Zealand politician

June 23

N. Bhaskara Rao, Indian politician Keith Burkinshaw, English professional footballer and football manager Pete Hamill, American journalist, novelist, essayist, editor and educator

June 24

Jean Milesi, French professional racing cyclist Charlie Dees, American professional baseball player Juan Bautista Agüero, Paraguayan football striker Ron Kramer, American National Football League tight end (d. 2010) Terry Riley, American composer

June 25

Taufiq Ismail, Indonesian poet and activist Margaret Sparrow, New Zealand medical doctor, reproductive rights advocate, and author Udey Chand, Indian wrestler and wrestling coach Don Demeter, American outfielder, third baseman, and first baseman in Major League Baseball Larry Kramer, American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist

June 26

Carlo Facetti, Italian racing driver Sandro Riminucci, Italian basketball player Edwin Hodgeman, Australian actor Bogdan Dochev, Bulgarian football referee

June 27

Larry Krutko, American football player Dan Currie, American football player Colin Bazley, English bishop Ramon Zamora, Filipino martial arts actor (d. 2007)

June 28

Roy Faulkner, English footballer Bob Hobert, Canadian football player Bob Blaylock, American professional baseball player John Inman, English comic actor (d. 2007)

June 29

Jill Briscoe, British American author, editor, and speaker Derek Partridge, British television presenter, spokesman and voice-over artist, formerly a film and TV actor Zvonko Bezjak, Croatian hammer thrower of Slovenian origin Katsuya Nomura, Japanese baseball player and manager

June 30

Lola Herrera, Spanish actress Valentino Gasparella, Italian track cyclist Ken Turner, Australian rules footballer Animesh Chakravorty, Bengali Indian academic and a professor of chemistry Les Savill, English cricketer Shane Alexander, 2nd Earl Alexander of Tunis, British peer


14th Dalai Lama

Donald Sutherland

July 1

David Prowse, English actor Neal Brooks Biggers Jr., American judge

July 2

Guruvayur Dorai, Indian percussionist Amar Singh Sokhi, Indian cyclist Dick Dolman, Dutch politician

July 3

Osvaldo Bagnoli, Italian football coach and player Bill Reichart, American ice hockey

July 4

Erich Barnes, American football defensive back Alan Preen, Australian rules football Roy Wilt, American politician

July 5

Shirley Collins, English folk singer Shevah Weiss, Israeli political scientist and politician Christian Doermer, German actor Brendan McCann, American profes** Erich Barnes, American football defensive backsional basketball player Van B. Poole, American politician

July 6 – Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and spiritual leader of Tibet July 7

Chan Wing-chan, Chinese politician Billy Russell, English footballer

July 8

Steve Lawrence, American singer and actor Vitaly Sevastyanov, Russian cosmonaut (d. 2010)

July 9

Wim Duisenberg, Dutch economist and politician (d. 2005) Kevin Parks, Australian rules footballer Isabel Sarli, Argentine actress and glamour model Mercedes Sosa, Argentine singer (d. 2009) Mighty Sparrow, Grenadian singer

July 10 – P. K. Gurudasan, Indian politician July 11

Darrell Dess, American football offensive lineman Oliver Napier, Northern Irish politician (d. 2011)

July 12

Ed Rubinoff, American tennis player Hans Tilkowski, German footballer Satoshi Ōmura, Japanese biochemist, Nobel Prize laureate

July 13

Gregorio Casal, Mexican actor Eduardo Ermita, Filipino politician Jack Kemp, American football player and U.S. Vice Presidential candidate (d. 2009) Qiu Xigui, Chinese historian, palaeographer and professor Kurt Westergaard, Danish cartoonist

July 14

Ei-ichi Negishi, Japanese chemist, Nobel Prize laureate Durval Guimarães, Brazilian sport shoote

July 15

Andra Martin, American actress Ken Kercheval, American actor Gianni Garko, Italian actor William G. Stewart, English television producer and presenter

July 16

Nicolae Rotaru, Romanian sport shooter Tina Scala, actress, model, singer, poet and author of Italian and Irish descent Lynn Wyatt, American socialite and philanthropist Tôn Thất Hải, Vietnamese fencer

July 17

Diahann Carroll, American television and stage actress and singer Mohamed Mehrez, Egyptian sports shooter Benjamin Civiletti, United States Attorney General Peter Schickele, American composer and comedian Donald Sutherland, Canadian actor Edward J. Nell, American economist

July 18

Vasile Alexandru, Romanian footballer Luo Gan, Chinese politician Jayendra Saraswathi, Hindu religious leader, 69th Shankaracharya Guru and head or pontiff (Pïțhādhipati) of the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham (d. 2018) Hall Whitley, American football player

July 19

George Breen, American competition swimmer Vasily Livanov, Russian film actor, screenwriter and animator David Parry-Evans, Royal Air Force commander

July 20

Peter Palumbo, Baron Palumbo, English real estate developer, art collector and connoisseur of architecture Valér Švec, Slovak football player and coach

July 21

Jeanne Arth, American Wimbledon and US Championships doubles tennis title holder Larry Hayes, American football player

July 22

Grover Dale, American actor, dancer, choreographer and theatre director Tuppy Diack, New Zealand rugby union player Steve Junker, American football player

July 25

Adnan Khashoggi, Saudi Arabian international arms dealer (d. 2017) Larry Sherry, American right-handed relief pitcher in Major League Baseball (d. 2006)

July 26 – Vladimir Nakoryakov, Russian scientist (d. 2018) July 27

Mihalj Mesaroš, Yugoslav/Serbian footballer (d. 2017) Billy McCullough, Northern Irish footballer Sarah Jane Sands, American professional baseball player

July 28 – Simon Dee, English radio and television presenter (d. 2009) July 29

Friday Hassler, American racing driver (d. 1972) Peter Schreier, German tenor

July 30 – Prince Moulay Abdallah of Morocco, Moroccan prince (d. 1983) July 31

Mort Crim, American television newscaster Geoffrey Lewis, American actor (d. 2015)


Hifikepunye Pohamba

John Phillips

Frank Robinson

August 1 – Mohinder Pratap Chand, Urdu poet and language advocate August 2

Amidou, Moroccan-French actor (d. 2013) Hank Cochran, American country music singer and songwriter (d. 2010)

August 3 – Georgi Shonin, Russian cosmonaut (d. 1997) August 4 – Hans-Walter Eigenbrodt, German football player (d. 1997) August 7

Yoná Magalhães, Brazilian actress (d. 2015) Dave Ragan, American professional golfer (d. 2018)

August 10 – Laurynas Stankevičius, 7th Prime Minister of Lithuania (d. 2017) August 12

Ján Popluhár, Slovak footballer (d. 2011) John Cazale, American actor (d. 1978)

August 13 – Rod Hull, English entertainer (d. 1999) August 15

Jim Dale, English actor, singer and songwriter Lionel Taylor, American football player

August 16

Carlos Badion, Filipino basketball player (d. 2002) Charlie Tyra, American basketball player (d. 2006)

August 17 – Oleg Tabakov, Russian actor (d. 2018) August 18

Rafer Johnson, American athlete Hifikepunye Pohamba, 2nd President of Namibia

August 19

Tereza Rachel, Brazilian actress (d. 2016) Bobby Richardson, American baseball player

August 20 – Ron Paul, United States Congressman August 21 – Bernhard Eckstein, German cyclist (d. 2017) August 22 – E. Annie Proulx, American novelist August 24

Tsutomu Hata, 51st Prime Minister of Japan
(d. 2017) Christian Liger, French writer (d. 2002)

August 25 – José Ramos Delgado, Argentine footballer and manager (d. 2010) August 26 – Geraldine Ferraro, U.S. Congresswoman and Vice Presidential candidate (d. 2011) August 29

William Friedkin, American film director László Garai, Hungarian scientist, psychologist

August 30

Daniel L. Norris, Canadian Commissioner of the Northwest Territories (d. 2008) Felipe Fernández García, Spanish bishop (d. 2012) John Phillips, American singer (d. 2001)

August 31

Eldridge Cleaver, African-American activist (d. 1998) Frank Robinson, African-American baseball player


Dieter Hallervorden

Abdou Diouf

September 1

Guy Rodgers, American basketball player (d. 2001) Seiji Ozawa, Japanese conductor

September 2 – D. Wayne Lukas, American horse trainer September 5 – Dieter Hallervorden, German comedian, comic actor, singer and cabaret artist September 7 – Abdou Diouf, 2nd President of Senegal September 8 – Teddy Mayer, American motor racing entrepreneur (d. 2009) September 9 – Chaim Topol, Israeli actor and singer September 10 - Mary Oliver, who won a Pulitzer Prize
Pulitzer Prize
for poetry September 11

Károly Palotai, Hungarian football player (d. 2018) Arvo Pärt, Estonian composer Gherman Titov, Russian cosmonaut (d. 2000)

September 14 – Fujio Akatsuka, Japanese cartoonist (d. 2008) September 15 – Dinkha, Iraqi patriarch (d. 2015) September 16

Carl Andre, American artist Jules Bass, American film director and producer, co-founder of Rankin/Bass Productions Bob Kiley, American public transit planner

September 17

Ken Kesey, American author (d. 2001) Serge and Beate Klarsfeld, Romanian Nazi hunter

September 18

Dimitri, Swiss clown and mime artist (d. 2018) John Spencer, English snooker player (d. 2006) Raymond Vautherin, French-Italian linguist, poet and playwright (d. 2018)

September 19

Milan Antal, Slovak astronomer (d. 1999) Hansjörg Wyss, Swiss businessman and philanthropist

September 20 – László Aradszky, Hungarian singer (d. 2017) September 21

Henry Gibson, American actor and songwriter (d. 2009) Jimmy Armfield, English footballer (d. 2018) Benjamin Abalos, Filipino politician, COMELEC Chairman

September 22 – Virgilijus Noreika, Lithuanian tenor (d. 2018) September 23 – Prem Chopra, Indian actor September 25 – Adrien Douady, French mathematician (d. 2006) September 28 – Ronald Lacey, English actor (d. 1991) September 29

Thomas Lockhart, American politician (d. 2018) David Daker, English actor Jerry Lee Lewis, American rock & roll musician

September 30

Z. Z. Hill, American blues singer (d. 1984) Johnny Mathis, African-American singer


Julie Andrews

Luciano Pavarotti

Isao Takahata

October 1

Dame Julie Andrews, English singer and actress Teruyoshi Nakano, Japanese special effects director

October 3 – Sinikka Kurkinen, Finnish painter October 5

Peter Brown, American actor (d. 2016) Tarcísio Meira, Brazilian actor

October 6

Bruno Sammartino, Italian professional wrestler Charito Solis, Filipino actress (d. 1998)

October 9 – Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, member of the British Royal family October 12
October 12
– Luciano Pavarotti, Italian tenor (d. 2007) October 14 – La Monte Young, American composer October 15

Barry McGuire, American musician Bobby Morrow, American athlete Willie O'Ree, Canadian hockey player

October 17 – Michael Eavis, English dairy farmer and founder of the Glastonbury Festival October 18 – Peter Boyle, American actor (d. 2006) October 20 – Jerry Orbach, American actor (d. 2004) October 21 – Derek Bell, Irish musician (d. 2002) October 23 – JacSue Kehoe, American Neuroscientist October 24 – Rosamaria Murtinho, Brazilian actress October 26 – Gloria Conyers Hewitt, African-American mathematician October 27

Ali Asghar Khodadoust, Iranian eye surgeon (d. 2018) Mauricio de Sousa, Brazilian cartoonist Frank Adonis, American actor

October 28 – Moana Manley, New Zealand swimmer and beauty queen (d. 2017) October 29 – Isao Takahata, Japanese animated film director (d. 2018) October 30

Robert Caro, American biographer Agota Kristof, Hungarian writer (d. 2011) Michael Winner, British film director.

October 31
October 31
– Ronald Graham, American mathematician


Hussein of Jordan

Mahmoud Abbas

Diane Ladd

November 1 – Edward Said, Palestinian-born literary critic (d. 2003) November 4 – Laila Sari, Indonesian comedian and singer (d. 2017) November 5 – Nicholas Maw, English composer (d. 2009) November 8 – Alain Delon, French actor November 9 – Bob Gibson, African-American baseball player November 10 – Igor Dmitriyevich Novikov, Russian astrophysicist November 12 – William Tallon, English Steward and Page of the Backstairs; servant of 50 years to the British Royal family (d. 2007) November 13

Michael Getler, American journalist (d. 2018) George Carey, English Archbishop of Canterbury

November 14 – King Hussein of Jordan
Hussein of Jordan
(d. 1999) November 15
November 15
– Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestine National Authority November 17 – Toni Sailer, Austrian skier (d. 2009) November 23

Jean Havlish, American professional baseball and bowling player Vladislav Volkov, Russian cosmonaut (d. 1971)

November 24

Pervis Atkins, American football player (d. 2017) Salim Khan, Indian Bollywood screenwriter

November 27 – Pat Fordice, First Lady of Mississippi from 1992 to 2000
(d. 2007) November 29

Diane Ladd, American actress Thomas J. O'Brien, American Roman Catholic prelate (bishop); convicted of felony

November 30 – Kim Chong-hoh, South Korean politician (d. 2018)


Woody Allen

Lee Remick

December 1 – Woody Allen, American actor and film director December 5 – Calvin Trillin, American writer December 8 – Dharmendra, Indian film actor, producer and politician December 10 – Jaromil Jireš, Czechoslovak filmmaker (d. 2001) December 11

Ron Carey, American actor (d. 2007) Pranab Mukherjee, Indian politician, 13th President of India

December 13 – Ken Hall ("Sugar Land Express"), American football player December 14

Lee Remick, American actress (d. 1991) Anthony Wilden, English author and social theorist, noted translator of Jaques Lacan

December 15 – Adnan Badran, Prime Minister of Jordan December 17 – Cal Ripken, Sr., American baseball player and manager (d. 1999) December 19 – Bobby Timmons, American jazz pianist (d. 1974) December 23

Paul Hornung, American football player Johnny Kidd, English rock and roll singer and songwriter (d. 1966)

December 25

Stephen Barnett, American legal scholar (d. 2009) Sadiq al-Mahdi, Prime Minister of Sudan
Prime Minister of Sudan
(1966–67, 1986–89) Anne Roiphe, American author and feminist

December 26

Gnassingbé Eyadéma, President of Togo
President of Togo
(d. 2005) Al Jackson, American baseball pitcher

December 27 – Stephan Tanneberger, German oncologist and chemist (d. 2018) December 30

Omar Bongo, President of Gabon (d. 2009) Sandy Koufax, American baseball player

December 31 – King Salman of Saudi Arabia

Date unknown[edit]

Félicien Kabuga, Rwandan businessman, accused of bankrolling and participating in the Rwandan Genocide Ümit Kaftancıoğlu, Turkish writer (d. 1980)

Deaths[edit] January[edit]

Edwin Flack

January – Józef Białynia Chołodecki, Polish historian (b. 1852) January 10 – Edwin Flack, Australian athlete (b. 1873) January 16

Ma Barker, American criminal (b. 1873) Fred Barker, American criminal, youngest son of Ma Barker
Ma Barker
(b. 1901)

January 19 – Lloyd Hamilton, American actor (b. 1899) January 21 – Adolf von Brauchitsch, German general (b. 1876) January 28 – Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov, Russian composer (b. 1859)


February 7 – Frederick Warde, English actor (b. 1851) February 8 – Max Liebermann, German painter (b. 1847) February 13 – Ali bin Hussein, former King of Hejaz
King of Hejaz
and Grand Sharif of Mecca (b. 1879) February 15 – Harry Todd, American actor (b. 1863) February 25 – Gerhard Louis De Geer, 17th Prime Minister of Sweden (b. 1854)


March 5 – Roque Ruaño, Spanish priest-civil engineer (b. 1877) March 6

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1841) Baron Max Hussarek von Heinlein, former Prime Minister of Austria (b. 1865)

March 15 – Johan Ramstedt, 9th Prime Minister of Sweden (b. 1852) March 16 – John James Rickard Macleod, Scottish-born physician and physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1876) March 22 – Aleksandër Moisiu, Albanian actor (b. 1879) March 23 – Florence Moore, American actress (b. 1886)


Emmy Noether

Józef Piłsudski

Magnus Hirschfeld

Paul Dukas

April 2 – Bennie Moten, American jazz pianist (b. 1894) April 5 – Basil Champneys, English architect (b. 1842) April 6 – Edwin Arlington Robinson, American poet (b. 1869) April 8 – Adolph Ochs, American newspaper publisher (b. 1858) April 14 – Emmy Noether, German mathematician (b. 1882) April 16 – Panait Istrati, Romanian writer (b. 1884) April 20 – Lucy, Lady Duff-Gordon, British fashion designer (b. 1863) April 24 – Anastasios Papoulas, Greek general (b. 1857)


May 1 – Antero Rubín, Spanish general and politician (b. 1851) May 4 – Junior Durkin, American actor (b. 1915) May 12 – Józef Piłsudski, Polish politician (b. 1867) May 13 – Clarence Geldart, Canadian-American actor (b. 1867) May 14 – Magnus Hirschfeld, German sex researcher and gay rights advocate (b. 1868) May 15 – Kazimir Malevich, Polish-Russian painter and art theoretician (b. 1878) May 17 – Paul Dukas, French composer (b. 1865) May 19

T. E. Lawrence
T. E. Lawrence
(Lawrence of Arabia), English soldier (b. 1888) Charles Martin Loeffler, American composer (b. 1861)

May 21

Jane Addams, American social worker, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1860) Hugo de Vries, Dutch botanist and geneticists (b. 1848)

May 29 – Josef Suk, Czech composer and violinist (b. 1874)


June 1 – Arthur Arz von Straußenburg, Austro-Hungarian official, last Chief of the General Staff of the Austro-Hungarian Army (b. 1857) June 6

Julian Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy, British general, 12th Governor General of Canada (b. 1862) George Grossmith, Jr., British actor (b. 1874)

June 24 – Carlos Gardel, Argentine tango songwriter (b. either 1887 or 1890) June 29 – Hayashi Fubo, Japanese novelist (b. 1900)


Daniel Salamanca Urey

July 3 – André Citroën, French automobile pioneer (b. 1878) July 12 – Alfred Dreyfus, French military officer (b. 1859) July 17

James Moore, English winner of the first ever cycle race (b. 1849) George William Russell, Irish nationalist, poet and artist (b. 1867) Daniel Salamanca Urey, 39th President of Bolivia
(b. 1869)

July 28 – Meletius IV of Constantinople, Greek Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 1871)


Will Rogers

Pavlos Kountouriotis

Queen Astrid of Belgium

August 5 – David Townsend, American art director (b. 1891) August 12 – Friedrich Schottky, German mathematician (b. 1851) August 14 – Léonce Perret, French film actor (b. 1880) August 15

Paul Signac, French painter (b. 1863) Wiley Post, American pilot (b. 1898) Will Rogers, American humorist and actor (b. 1879)

August 20 – Edith Roberts, American actress (b. 1899) August 21 – John Hartley, English tennis player, double winner of Wimbledon (b. 1849) August 22

Frantz Jourdain, Belgian architect (b. 1847) Pavlos Kountouriotis, Greek admiral and two-time president of Greece (b. 1855)

August 25 – Mack Swain, American actor (b. 1876) August 27 – Childe Hassam, American painter (b. 1859) August 29 – Queen Astrid of Belgium (b. 1905) August 30 – Henri Barbusse, French novelist and journalist (b. 1873)


Konstantin Tsiolkovsky

September 8

Takejirō Tokonami, Japanese politician, Home Minister, Railway Minister, and Minister of Communication (b. 1867) Carl Weiss, American physician and murderer of Huey Long
Huey Long
(b. 1906)

September 10 – Huey Long, American politician (b. 1893) September 11 – Charles Norris, Americal medical examiner (b. 1867) September 19 – Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Russian rocket scientist (b. 1857) September 23 – DeWolf Hopper, American actor & comedian (b. 1858) September 26 – Iván Persa, Hungarian Slovene writer and catholic priest (b. 1861) September 28 – William Kennedy Dickson, Scottish inventor, cinema pioneer, and film director (b. 1860)


October 7 – Francis Wilson, American stage actor and comedian (b. 1854) October 18 – Gaston Lachaise, French-American sculptor (b. 1882) October 20 – Arthur Henderson, Scottish politician, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize
Nobel Peace Prize
(b. 1863) October 22 – Tommy Tucker, American baseball pioneer (b. 1863) October 23

Charles Demuth, American artist (b. 1883) Dutch Schultz, American gangster (b. 1902)


November 2 – Jock Cameron, South African cricketer (b. 1905) November 6 – Henry Fairfield Osborn, American geologist, paleontologist, and eugenist (b. 1857) November 20 – John Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe, British admiral (b. 1859) November 25 – Iyasu V, deposed Emperor of Ethiopia
(b. 1895/1896) November 28 – Erich von Hornbostel, Austrian musicologist (b. 1877)


Kurt Tucholsky

December 2 – James Henry Breasted, American Egyptologist (b. 1865) December 3 – Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom, daughter of King Edward VII
Edward VII
and the younger sister of King George V
George V
(b. 1868) December 4

Johan Halvorsen, Norwegian composer (b. 1864) Charles Richet, French physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1850)

December 10 – Sir John Carden, 6th Baronet, English tank and vehicle designer (b. 1892) December 13 – Victor Grignard, French chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1871) December 14 – Stanley G. Weinbaum, American science-fiction author (b. 1902) December 16 – Thelma Todd, American actress (b. 1906) December 17 – Juan Vicente Gómez, Venezuelan military dictator (b. 1857) December 20 – Martin O'Meara, Australian soldier (b. 1882) December 21 – Kurt Tucholsky, German journalist and satirist (b. 1890) December 24 – Alban Berg, Austrian composer (b. 1885) December 26
December 26
– Photios II, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople (b. 1874) December 30 – Hunter Liggett, American general (b. 1857) December 31 – Miguel de Unamuno, Spanish novelist and philosopher (b. 1864)

Date Unknown[edit]

Charles Debbas, 1st President and 5th Prime Minister of Lebanon (b. 1885)

Nobel Prizes[edit]

Physics – James Chadwick Chemistry – Frédéric Joliot, Irène Joliot-Curie
Irène Joliot-Curie
("in recognition of their synthesis of new radioactive elements") Physiology or Medicine – Hans Spemann Literature – not awarded Peace – Carl von Ossietzky



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Huey Long
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External links[edit]

The 1930s
Timeline: 1935
– from American Studies Programs at the University of Virginia