September 4 Birthdays in History - September 4 Deaths - September 4 Events



1981 Beyonce Knowles, born in Houston, Texas, singer, actress, dancer, song, 'Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)', earned six Grammy Awards, worth over $87 million dollars
1979 Suzan Dandeneau, Miss Idaho Teen USA 1996
1978 Wes Bentley, born in Jonesboro, Arkansas, actor, films include 'Beloved', 'American Beauty', 'The Last Word'
1976 Diana Maria Urdareanu, Miss Romania Universe 1997
1976 Helen Denman, born in Perth, Australia, swimmer 1996 Olympics
1976 Shar Jackson, American Actress
1974 Jean Lavertue, born in Montreal, Quebec, weightlifter 1996 Olympics
1974 Nona Gaye, daughter of Marvin Gaye/singer
1973 Robert Couch, NFL tackle for the Atlanta Falcons
1973 Stacy Sanches, born in Dallas, Texas, playmate, Mar, 1995
1972 Daniel Nestor, born in Belgrade Yugo, Canadian tennis player 1996 Olympics
1972 Danny Ponce, born in Waltham, Massachusetts, actor, Willie-Valerie/Hogan Family
1972 Jason Fisk, NFL defensive tackle for the Minnesota Vikings
1972 Myra Katherine Hale, born in Lincoln, Nebraska, Miss America-Nebraska 1996
1972 Norman Hand, NFL defensive tackle for the Miami Dolphins
1971 Brian Storey, Richmond BC, 470 yachter 1996 Olympics
1971 John Thierry, NFL defensive end for the Chicago Bears
1971 Monty Grow, NFL safety for the Jacksonville Jaguars
1971 Tyrone Johnson, NFL wide receiver for the Atlanta Falcons
1970 Cari Read, born in Edmonton, Alberta, synchro swimmer, 1996 Olympics silver
1970 Igor Cavalera, Brazilian pop drummer, Sepultura
1970 Ione Skye, born in [Leitch], Hertfordshire, England, actress, Say Anything
1970 Janae Lautenschlager, born in Canoga Park, California, diver 1996 Olympics
1970 Jennifer Nakken, born in Cedar City, Utah, Miss Utah-America 1991
1970 Luis Lopez, infielder for the San Diego Padres
1969 Noah Taylor, Australian Actor
1968 Carlette Guidry-White, 100m/long jumper
1968 John Preston, born in Utah, actor, Greg-General Hospital
1968 Mike Piazza, born in Norristown, Pennsylvania, catcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers
1968 Rick McNair, born in Berkeley, California, water polo 2m defender 1996 Olympics
1966 Debra Lewin, born in South Burlington, Vermont, Miss Vermont-America 1991
1966 Jearl A Miles, born in Gainesville, Florida, 400m/long jumper, 1996 Olympics gold
1965 Terri Lynn Doss, born in Chicago, Illinois, playmate, Jul, 1988
1964 Guy Donald Boros, born in Ft. Laud, Florida, PGA golfer, 1994 Deposit Guaranty-3rd
1964 Tomas Sandstrom, NHL forward, Anaheim, Team Sweden 1998
1964 Anthony Weiner, American Politician
1964 Anthony D. Weiner, American Politician
1963 Donna Wilkins, born in Miami, Florida, LPGA golfer, 1987 S&H Golf Classic-5th
1963 John Vanbiesbrouck, born in Detroit, Michigan, NHL goalie, Team USA, Florida
1960 Damon Wayans, actor/comedian, In Living Color, Major Payne, Blankman
1960 Peter Virgile, soap actor, Hostage, Popeye Doyle
1959 Armin Kogler, born in Austria, skier, 2-time winner of jumping World Cup
1958 Ray Freeman, born in Greensboro, North Carolina, Canadian Tour golfer, 1992 Coast Carolina
1958 Shiro Koshinaka, wrestler, WAR/NJPW
1957 Khandi Alexander, American Dancer
1956 Candy Loving Oswego, Kansas, playmate, Jan, 1979
1956 Shane Gould, freestyle swimmer, Olympics-3 Gold-1972
1955 Brian Schweitzer, American Politician
1955 Bernard Kerik, American Public Servant
1953 Kengo Kimura, born in Niihama, Japan, professional wrestler, worked for New Japan Pro Wrestling, trained by Antonio Inoki
1953 Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, born in New York City, actor, Freddie-Welcome Back Kotter
1953 Michael Stean, born in London, England, professional chess player, author, winner, International Master and International Grandmaster titles in 1975 and 1977
1951 Judith Ivey, born in El Paso, Texas, actress, Lady in Red, Hello Again
1951 Martin Chambers, rock drummer, Pretenders
1949 Thomas Sturges Watson, born in Kansas City, Missouri, PGA golfer, 1975 Byron Nelson
1949 Tom Watson, born in Kansas City, Missouri, golfer, British Open 1975, 77, 80, 82, 83
1948 Marian H J Soutendijk, Dutch MP, CDA
1947 Alan Greisman, Sally Field's husband/producer, Fletch, Surrender
1946 David Liebman, born in Brooklyn, New York, musician, rocker, saxaphonist, flautist, worked with Steve Swallow, Pete La Roca, played with Elvin Jones, Miles Davis's group, appeared on 'Big Fun' album, among others
1946 Gary Duncan, Grubb, born in San Diego, California, rock guitarist, Quicksilver
1946 Greg Elmore, born in San Diego, California, rock drummer, Quicksilver
1945 Daniel Wood Gatton, guitarist
1944 Christopher Needler, English sand industrialist, TCG Materials
1944 Jennifer Salt, born in Los Angeles, California, actress, Sisters, Soap, Wedding Party
1943 Giuseppi Gentile, Italy, triple jumper 1968 Olympics bronze
1942 Bob Filner, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Representative-D-California 1993 -
1942 Merald "Bubba" Knight, born in Atlanta, Georgia, singer, Gladys Knights and Pips
1942 Ray Floyd, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, PGA golfer, Masters 1976
1942 Raymond Loran Floyd, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, PGA golfer, 1986 U.S. Open
1938 Leonard Frey, born in Brooklyn, New York, actor, Best of West, Mr. Smith
1937 Dawn Fraser, NSW Australia, 100m freestyle, Gold Medals 1956, 1960, 1964 Olympics
1935 Dallas Willard, American Philosopher
1933 Richard Castellano, Bronx, actor, Godfather, Lovers and Other Stranger
1932 Carlos Romero Barcelo, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Representative-D-Puerto Rico 1977 - 1985
1931 Mitzi Gaynor, born in Chicago, Illinois, actress/vocalist, Les Girls, South Pacific
1930 Jerry Ragavoy, U.S. songwriter/producer, Wonderful Dream
1929 Thomas Eagleton, born in St. Louis, Missouri, Senator-D-Missouri 1968 - 1986 and Democratic Vice Presidential candidate 1972
1928 Dick York, Fort Wayne, Indiana, actor, Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind
1928 Donald E. Petersen, Minnesota, executive, Ford Motors
1927 Aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut
1926 Robert J. Lagomarsino, Representative-R-California 1974 - 1993
1925 Forrest Carter, American Writer
1924 Joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs
1924 Walter Wager, American Novelist
1920 Craig Claiborne, food columnist, New York Times Cookbook
1919 Howard Morris, New York City, comedic actor, High Anxiety
1918 Gerald Wilson, Shelby Mississippi, orchestra leader, Redd Foxx
1918 Paul Harvey, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, radio broadcaster and news commentator, 'Rest of the Story'
1918 William Talbert, tennis doubles champ, U.S. 1942, 45, 46, 48
1917 Henry Ford II, automaker, Ford Motor Co.
1916 Robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, U.S., sci-fi author, Puzzle Planet
1915 Dick Thomas, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, TV host, Village Barn
1915 Rudolf Schock, German opera/operette singer
1913 Stanford Moore, U.S. biochemist, Nobel 1977
1913 Kenzo Tange, Japanese Architect
1912 Alexander Liberman, editor/painter/photographer, 639
1912 Tonny Boucher, cabaretiere
1908 Edward Dmytryk, director, Carpetbaggers, Young Lions, Caine Mutiny
1908 Richard Wright, U.S., author, Native Son, Uncle Tom's Children
1907 Leo Castelli, Trieste, American art dealer
1907 Maurice Ashley, historian
1906 Alexander Moyzes, composer
1906 Antanas Raciunas, composer
1906 Hendrikus G "Han" Hoekstra, poet, Ongerijmde life
1906 Max Delbruck, German/U.S. biologist, Nobel 1969
1905 Mary Renault, Mary Challens, writer, King Must Die, Funeral Games
1904 Hjordis Topel, Sweden, diving and 4 x 100m relay, Olympic-bronze-1924
1904 Julian Hill, research chemist
1904 Maudet Christian-Jacques, film director
1902 Lorna Johnstone, England, equestrian dressage, Olympic-13th-1968
1901 Paul Osborn, playwright, Mornings at 7
1900 Cornelis Verolme, Dutch ship builder
1896 Agnes Ayres, Hinkle, U.S., actress, Sheik, Souls at Sea
1896 Antonin Artaud, Marseilles France, songwriter/dir, Theatre Seraphin
1893 Henry Schultz, U.S., farm commune leader
1892 Darius Milhaud, Aix-en-Provence France, composer, Maximilien
1888 Oskar Schlemmer, German painter/sculptor
1883 Karel Candael, Flemish composer, Passacaglia en Bourree
1880 Leo Bittermieux, Flemish missionary, Congo
1874 Johanna M "Lena" Bakker, Dutch actress/wife of Bruno Gerlach
1872 [Rosalie] Julia Cuypers, Flemish actress/wife of Joseph of Lyre
1870 Friedrich Panzer, German germanist, Das Nibelungenlied
1869 Geert A D Wumkes, Frisian theologist/writer, Frision Movement
1859 Edoardo Mascheroni, composer
1853 Hermann von Wissmann, German Africa explorer/governor East-Africa
1851 John Dillon, Irish nationalist and British Lower house member
1850 Luigi Cadorna, Italian Field Marshal/earl, WW I-Caporetto
1848 Lewis H Latimer, inventor/engineer
1846 Daniel Burnham, U.S., architect/built skyscrapers
1843 Charles Wentworth Dilke, English under minister of Foreign affairs
1843 Jan Levoslav Bella, composer
1835 Edwin Hatch, English Theologian
1825 Dadabhai Naoroji, 1st Indian in British parliament
1824 Anton Bruckner, Austria, Wagner disciple and monumental bore/composer
1824 Phoebe Cary, born in Cincinnati, American poet, Poems of Alice and Phoebe Cary
1816 Francois-Emmanuel-Joseph Bazin, composer
1815 Andreas I Schaepman, archbishop of Utrecht 1868-82
1815 Mihaly Mosonyi, composer
1811 Marie-Felicite-Denise Pleyel, Mlle Moke, pianist/composer
1810 Donald McKay, U.S. naval architect, built fastest clipper ships
1803 Sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady, 1845-1849
1802 Marcus Whitman, missionary, led to U.S. securing Oregon
1795 Friedrich [August] von Alberti, German geologist, Triasic Age
1793 Edward Bates, Attorney General, Union
1778 Louis Napoleon, French king of Netherlands, 1806-10
1768 Francois Rene de Chateaubriand, France, poet and novelist, Atala
1761 Friedrich Ludwig Emilius Kunzen, composer
1746 Bernardus Bosch, Dutch Patriot/poet/writer, baptised
1736 Robert Raikes, England, Sunday school pioneer
1647 Gerard Noodt, Dutch lawyer
1622 Jacob Hintze, composer
1596 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat, Delightful Folly
1383 Amadeus VIII, duke of Savoye/last antipope, Felix V, 1439-48
1249 Amadeus V de Great, count of Flanders/Savoy











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