Famous people born in 1909

Barry Morris Goldwater

Barry Goldwater was a five-term U.S

AmericanJanuary 2, 1909133 views

Elia Kazan

Elia Kazan was a Greek-American film and stage director known for many hit plays and movies

GreekSeptember 7, 1909119 views

Margaret Sullavan

Margaret Brooke Sullavan was an American film and stage actress during the first half of the twentieth century

AmericanMay 16, 1909193 views

Rita Levi-Montalcini

Rita Levi-Montalcini was an Italian American neurologist who won a share of the 1986 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

ItalianApril 22, 1909109 views

Edward Lawrie Tatum

Edward Lawrie Tatum was an American biochemist who won the 1958 Nobel Prize in Medicine

AmericanDecember 14, 1909105 views

James Mason

James Mason was an English actor who was very successful in both British and American films

BritishMay 15, 1909157 views

Jean Batten

Jean Gardner Batten was a remarkable aviator from New Zealand

U Thant

U Thant was a Burmese diplomat who served as the Secretary-General of the United Nations

BurmeseJanuary 22, 1909172 views

Edwin H. Land

Edwin Herbert Land was a renowned American scientist who revolutionized the world of photography with his invention of instant cameras

AmericanMay 7, 1909199 views