[ Home ]  [ Pre-1917 ]  [ 1917 ]  [ 1918 ]  [ 1919 ]  [ 1920 ]  [ 1921 ]  [ 1922 ]  [ 1923 ]  [ 1924 ]  [ 1925 ]  [ 1926 ]  [ 1927 ]  [ 1928 ]

BORN PRE-1917

Turning 102+ in 2018

  Jonathan
Seychellois-hatched St. Helenian giant tortoise, world's oldest known living animal
c. 1832
  Kane Tanaka
Japanese supercentenarian, world's oldest validated person
01/02/1903
  Richard Overton
American World War II Army sergeant, oldest living U.S. veteran
05/11/1906
  Shivakumara Swamiji
Indian humanitarian
04/01/1907
  Ruthie Tompson
American animator
07/22/1910
  Fauja Singh
Indian-born English marathon runner
04/01/1911
  Renée Simonot
French actress and dubbing artist
09/10/1911
  Roberta McCain
American political figure, mother of 2008 presidential candidate John McCain
02/07/1912
  William Frankland
English allergist and immunologist
03/19/1912
  Toko Shinoda
Japanese painter and printmaker
03/28/1913
  Marko Feingold
Austrian Holocaust survivor, lecturer, and community leader
05/28/1913
  Boris Pahor
Italian Slovenian-language poet and novelist, Nekropolis
08/26/1913
  Don Lusk
American animator and animation director
10/28/1913
  Muazzez İlmiye Çığ
Turkish archeologist
06/20/1914
  Norman Lloyd
American producer, director, and actor, Saboteur, TV's St. Elsewhere
11/08/1914
  Herman Wouk
American writer, The Caine Mutiny, The Winds of War
05/27/1915
  Carmen Herrera
Cuban-born American painter
05/31/1915
  Richard E. Cole
American Air Force pilot, member of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders
09/07/1915
  Bernard Binlin Dadié
Ivorian poet, playwright, and novelist
01/10/1916
  Marvin Creamer
American amateur sailor, circled the globe without navigational instruments (1982-1984)
01/24/1916
  Jean Erdman
American dancer and choreographer
02/20/1916
  Beverly Cleary
American children's writer, the Henry Huggins and Ramona Quimby series
04/12/1916
  Olivia de Havilland
American Oscar-winning actress, Gone with the Wind, The Heiress
07/01/1916
  Mortimer Caplin
American government official, Commissioner of Internal Revenue (1961-1964)
07/11/1916
  George Rosenkranz
Hungarian-born Mexican steroid chemist
08/20/1916
  Eric Bentley
English-born American critic, playwright, and cabaret performer
09/14/1916
  Richard K. Guy
English mathematician
09/30/1916
  Kirk Douglas
American actor, Lust for Life, Paths of Glory, Spartacus
12/09/1916

[ Home ]  [ Pre-1917 ]  [ 1917 ]  [ 1918 ]  [ 1919 ]  [ 1920 ]  [ 1921 ]  [ 1922 ]  [ 1923 ]  [ 1924 ]  [ 1925 ]  [ 1926 ]  [ 1927 ]  [ 1928 ]

Last modified: September 13, 2018