1st October 1913 (Wednesday)

BORN TODAY: fourteen new years gifts:

1. In Manila, Philippines – Charles Frederick Grieve, Oxford Blue sportsman.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/1347335/Major-Charles-Grieve.html

2. In New York City  – Charles Randolph Grean, composer and music industry executive.

http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/25/nyregion/charles-grean-90-composer-arranger-and-music-executive.html

3. Location not known  – Dwivedi Surendra Narayan, Indian Supreme Court judge.

http://supremecourtofindia.nic.in/judges/bio/31_sndwivedi.htm

4. In Wiesbaden, Germany – Erich Eberhardt, Obersturmbannführer.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erich_Eberhardt

5. In Grayson county, Virginia – Estil C. Ball, singer-songwriter, finger style guitarist, and country gospel and folk musician

http://www.last.fm/music/Estil+C.+Ball+&+Orna+Ball

6. Location unknown – Lt Gen Harbakhsh Singh, Indian General

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harbaksh_Singh

7. In Paducah, Kentucky – Harry Lookofsky, bebop Jazz violinist.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Lookofsky

8. In Belem do Paro, Brazil – Hélio Gracie, co-creator of the martial art of Brazilian jiu-jitsu.

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/feb/09/obituary-helio-gracie

9. In Magdeburg, Germany – Joachim Matz, U-boat commander

http://uboat.net/men/commanders/797.html

10. In Brooklyn, New York – Leo Rangell, “Stalwart of Freudian Talk Therapy”.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/05/us/05rangell.html?_r=0

11. In Copenhagen, Denmark – Otto Øgrim, Norwegian physicist and author

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otto_%C3%98grim

12. In Liverpool, England – Richard Henry Parkin Starkey, confectioner and father of Richard Starkey (aka Ringo Starr).

http://www.beatlesireland.info/Irish%20Heritage/ringoheritage.html

13. In Kiel, Germany – Rolf Pingel, Luftwaffe ace.

http://www.luftwaffe.cz/pingel.html

14. Somewhere in what is now Poland – Yisrael Barzilai, Israeli government minister.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yisrael_Barzilai

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