September 19 Birthdays
Brendan Balfe (September 19, 1945-)Brendan Balfe is an Irish radio personality, who has been on-air consistently for more than 40 years on RTÉ. Comedy has been a feature of many of Balfe's programmes. He has won three International Awards for radio comedy and his "Pathetic News" feature on 'Balfe Street', was the only original satire on Irish radio for many years. Wikipedia
Henry Bromell (September 19, 1947-March 18, 2013)Alfred Henry Bromell was an American author, screenwriter, and director. Wikipedia
Columbus, Ohio, U.S.
Los Angeles, California
Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux (September 19, 1778-May 7, 1868)Henry Peter Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux was a British statesman who became Lord Chancellor of Great Britain. Wikipedia
Christopher Chenery (September 19, 1886-January 3, 1973)Christopher Tompkins Chenery was an American engineer, businessman, and the owner/breeder of record for Thoroughbred horse racing's U.S. Triple Crown champion Secretariat. Wikipedia
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
New Rochelle, New York, U.S.
Benjamin Davies (actor) (September 19, 1980-)Benjamin John Gareth Davies is a Laurence Olivier Award winning Scottish actor. Wikipedia
Jimmy Fallon (September 19, 1974-)James Thomas "Jimmy" Fallon is an American comedian, television host, actor, musician, writer, and producer. He is known for his work in television as a cast member on 'Saturday Night Live' and as the host of late-night talk show 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'. Born in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn and raised in Saugerties, New York, Fallon's... Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Frances Farmer (September 19, 1913-August 1, 1970)Frances Elena Farmer was an American actress and television host. She is perhaps better known for sensationalized accounts of her life, especially her involuntary commitment to a mental hospital. Farmer was the subject of two films, one television special, three books, and numerous songs and magazine articles. Wikipedia
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Fishers, Indiana, U.S.
Rachel Field (September 19, 1894-March 15, 1942)Rachel Lyman Field was an American novelist, poet, and children's fiction writer. She is best known for the Newbery Award-winning 'Hitty, Her First Hundred Years'. Field also won a National Book Award, Newbery Honor award and two of her books are on the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award list. Wikipedia
New York City, New York, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
William Golding (September 19, 1911-June 19, 1993)Sir William Gerald Golding CBE was an English novelist, playwright, and poet. Best known for his novel 'Lord of the Flies', he won a Nobel Prize in Literature, and was also awarded the Booker Prize for literature in 1980 for his novel 'Rites of Passage', the first book in what became his sea trilogy, 'To the Ends of the Earth'. Wikipedia
St. Columb Minor, Newquay, Cornwall, UK
Perranarworthal, Cornwall, UK
Roger Grenier (September 19, 1919-)Roger Grenier is a French writer, journalist and radio animator. He is Regent of the Collège de ’Pataphysique. Wikipedia
Rosemary Harris (September 19, 1927-)Rosemary Ann Harris is an English actress. She is a 1986 American Theatre Hall of Fame inductee. Wikipedia
Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, England, UK
Volker Heine (September 19, 1930-)Volker Heine FRS is a New Zealand-British physicist. Wikipedia
Jeremy Irons (September 19, 1948-)Jeremy John Irons is an English actor. After receiving classical training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, and has since appeared in many West End theatre productions including 'The Winter's Tale', 'Macbeth', 'Much Ado About Nothing', 'The Taming of the Shrew', 'Godspell', 'Richard II' and... Wikipedia
Cowes, Isle of Wight, England
Leon Jaworski (September 19, 1905-December 9, 1982)Leonidas "Leon" Jaworski was the second special prosecutor during the Watergate Scandal. He was appointed to that position on November 1, 1973, soon after the Saturday Night Massacre of October 19-20, 1973, that resulted in the dismissal of his predecessor, Archibald Cox. Wikipedia
Karen Khachaturian (September 19, 1920-July 19, 2011)Karen Surenovich Khachaturian was a Soviet and Russian composer of Armenian ethnicity and the nephew of composer Aram Khachaturian. Wikipedia
Laurie R. King (September 19, 1952-)Laurie R. King is an American author best known for her detective fiction. Wikipedia
Brittany Lincicome (September 19, 1985-)Brittany Grace Lincicome is an American professional golfer who plays on the LPGA Tour. She currently resides in Seminole, Florida. Wikipedia
St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S.
Joan Lunden (September 19, 1950-)Joan Lunden is an American journalist, author and television host. She was the co-host of ABC's 'Good Morning America' from 1980-97, and has authored eight books. She has appeared on the 'Biography' program and Biography Channel. Wikipedia
Fair Oaks, California, U.S.
Joe Morgan (September 19, 1943-)Joe Leonard Morgan is a former Major League Baseball second baseman who played for the Houston Astros, Cincinnati Reds, San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies, and Oakland Athletics from 1963 to 1984. He won two World Series championships with the Reds in 1975 and 1976 and was also named the National League Most Valuable Player in those years.... Wikipedia
Mike Royko (September 19, 1932-April 29, 1997)Michael "Mike" Royko was a Chicago newspaper columnist, winner of the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for commentary. Over his 30-year career, he wrote over 7,500 daily columns for three newspapers, the 'Chicago Daily News', the 'Chicago Sun-Times', and the 'Chicago Tribune'. Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Burt Shevelove (September 19, 1915-April 8, 1982)Burt Shevelove was an American musical theater playwright, lyricist, librettist, and director. Born in Newark, New Jersey, he graduated from Brown University and Yale. At Brown in 1935, he acted in the first ever Brownbrokers musical titled 'Something Bruin'. After serving as a volunteer ambulance driver in WWII, he began working as a writer,... Wikipedia
Newark, New Jersey, USA
Debbye Turner (September 19, 1965-)Debbye Turner Bell is an American TV anchor, veterinarian, talk show host, former beauty queen and winner of the 1990 Miss America pageant three days before her 24th birthday. Wikipedia
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Twiggy (September 19, 1949-)Lesley Lawson, widely known by the nickname Twiggy, is an English model, actress and singer. In the mid-1960s, she became a prominent British teenage model of swinging sixties London with others such as Penelope Tree. Wikipedia
Neasden, London, England, UK
Paul Williams (songwriter) (September 19, 1940-)Paul Hamilton Williams, Jr. is an American composer, singer-songwriter, and actor. He is perhaps best known for popular songs performed by a number of acts in the 1970s including Three Dog Night's rendition of "An Old Fashioned Love Song", Helen Reddy's "You and Me Against the World", David Bowie's "Fill Your Heart", and the Carpenters' "We've Only... Wikipedia