Famous people born in 1909 - page 3

Kwame Nkrumah

Kwame Nkrumah

Kwame Nkrumah was the first president and first Prime Minister of Ghana after nation’s independence from British rule

GhanaianSeptember 21, 1909200 views

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman was a leading jazz clarinet player and an outstanding bandleader of the Swing Era

AmericanMay 30, 1909174 views

Fred Perry

Fred Perry was an English tennis and table tennis player

BritishMay 18, 1909290 views

Wallace Stegner

Wallace Stegner acclaimed American novelist and short story writer

AmericanFebruary 18, 1909111 views

Vivian Vance

Vivian Vance was an American actress, best known for playing the role of Ethel Mertz in the long-running American sitcom ‘I Love Lucy.’ This biography profiles her childhood, family, personal life, career, etc.

AmericanJuly 26, 1909196 views

Victor Borge

Victor Borge was a Danish-American comedian, conductor and pianist

DanishJanuary 3, 1909274 views

Simone Weil

Simone Weil was a French philosopher, Christian spiritualist and an activist who was a part of the French Resistance during World War II

FrenchFebruary 3, 1909204 views

Peter Drucker

Peter Drucker was an Austrian-American management consultant, academician, author and a self-defined “social ecologist”

AmericanNovember 19, 1909142 views