[ Home ]

CENTENNIAL BIRTHDAYS

Noted Individuals Who Would Have Turned 100

~ December 2020 & January 2021 ~ 

Webmaster's Notes:

~ Living individuals who turned 100 in 2020 or who will turn 100 in 2021 can be found on the "Born 1920" and "Born 1921" pages, respectively. ~

~ Click on each picture below for photo credit information. ~

  Dave Brubeck
American jazz composer and pianist, "Take Five"
12/06/1920 – 12/05/2012
  Clarice Lispector
Brazilian writer, The Passion According to G.H.
12/10/1920 – 12/09/1977
  Reginald Rose
American screenwriter, Twelve Angry Men
12/10/1920 – 04/19/2002
  Clark Terry
American jazz trumpeter and flügelhornist
12/14/1920 – 02/21/2015
  Little Jimmy Dickens
American country music singer, "May the Bird of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose"
12/19/1920 – 01/02/2015
  David Susskind
American television producer and talk show host
12/19/1920 – 02/22/1987
  Alicia Alonso
Cuban prima ballerina absoluta and choreographer
12/21/1920 – 10/17/2019
  Viveca Lindfors
Swedish-born American actress, The Way We Were, The Sure Thing
12/29/1920 – 10/25/1995
  Jack Lord
American actor, TV's Hawaii Five-O
12/30/1920 – 01/21/1998
  Rex Allen
American singer and actor, The Arizona Cowboy
12/31/1920 – 12/17/1999
  John Russell
American actor, TV's Lawman
01/03/1921 – 01/19/1991
  Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
Luxembourgian ruler (1964-2000)
01/05/1921 – 04/23/2019
  Murray Bookchin
American activist and ecology theorist
01/14/1921 – 07/30/2006
  Francesco Scavullo
American photographer
01/16/1921 – 01/06/2004
  Patricia Highsmith
American writer, Strangers on a Train, The Talented Mr. Ripley
01/19/1921 – 02/04/1995
  Connie Haines
American singer
01/20/1921 – 09/22/2008
  Donna Reed
American actress, It's a Wonderful Life, From Here to Eternity, TV's The Donna Reed Show
01/27/1921 – 01/14/1986
  John Agar
American actor, Sands of Iwo Jima, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon
01/31/1921 – 07/07/2002
  Carol Channing
American actress and singer, Broadway's Hello, Dolly!
01/31/1921 – 01/15/2019
  Mario Lanza
American singer and actor, The Great Caruso
01/31/1921 – 10/07/1959

[ Home ]