Famous People Born In 1880

Discover the most famous people born in 1880. The list includes people like Helen Keller, Douglas MacArthur, Alfred Wegener, George Marshall, H. L. Mencken and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include soldiers, novelists, philosophers and psychologists born in 1880. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Helen KellerHelen Keller
(Writer, Member of Socialist Party of America, Campaigner of socialism, women’s suffrage and several leftist social causes)

27th June

American

Douglas MacArthurDouglas MacArthur

26th January

American

George MarshallGeorge Marshall
(Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army)

31st December

American

W. C. FieldsW. C. Fields

29th January

American

Alfred WegenerAlfred Wegener
(Researcher)

1st November

German

H. L. MenckenH. L. Mencken

12th September

American

Jeannette RankinJeannette Rankin
(First Woman Elected to U.S Congress)

11th June

American

Reginald Claypoole VanderbiltReginald Claypoole Vanderbilt
(Millionaire, Equestrian)

14th January

American

Christy MathewsonChristy Mathewson
(Baseball player)

12th August

American

Marie StopesMarie Stopes
(Paleobotanist & Women’s Rights Activists)

15th October

British

Munshi PremchandMunshi Premchand
(Novelist and Author)

31st July

Indian

Milan Rastislav ŠtefánikMilan Rastislav Štefánik
(Politician)

21st July

Slovak

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Elizabeth Kenny Elizabeth Kenny
(Nurse & Health Administrator)

20th September

Australian

Alfred NoyesAlfred Noyes
(Poet)

16th September

British

Ernest BlochErnest Bloch
(Composer)

24th July

Swiss

Azim AzimzadeAzim Azimzade
(Artist)

7th May

Azerbaijani

PremchandPremchand
(Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer)

31st July

Indian

Wilhelmina of the NetherlandsWilhelmina of the Netherlands
(Head of state, Judge)

31st August

Dutch

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Adrian Carton de WiartAdrian Carton de Wiart
(Military personnel)

5th May

British

Oswald SpenglerOswald Spengler
(Writer, Historian, Philosopher, Sociologist, Mathematician, High school teacher)

29th May

German

Fedor von BockFedor von Bock
(Officer)

3rd December

German

Ludwig BeckLudwig Beck
(Writer, Military personnel)

29th June

German

Frances PerkinsFrances Perkins
(politician, sociologist)

10th April

American

Guillaume ApollinaireGuillaume Apollinaire
(Poet)

25th August

French,Italian

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Lawrence OatesLawrence Oates
(Explorer, Military personnel)

17th March

British

Paul HausserPaul Hausser
(Officer, Military personnel)

7th October

German

Ernst Ludwig KirchnerErnst Ludwig Kirchner
(Painter, Sculptor)

6th May

German

Franz MarcFranz Marc
(Painter)

8th February

German

Manuel AzañaManuel Azaña
(Prime Minister)

10th January

Spanish

Elton MayoElton Mayo
(Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist)

26th December

Australian

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Werner von FritschWerner von Fritsch
(Soldier, Military personnel)

4th August

Robert MusilRobert Musil
(Writer, Librarian, Novelist, Playwright, Screenwriter, Essayist)

6th November

Austrian

Hans HofmannHans Hofmann
(Painter, Artist)

21st March

German

Otto WeiningerOtto Weininger
(Philosopher, Writer, Psychologist)

3rd April

Austrian

Paul EhrenfestPaul Ehrenfest
(Physicist, Theoretical physicist, University teacher, Mathematician)

18th January

Austrian

Kuniaki KoisoKuniaki Koiso
(Politician, Military personnel)

22nd March

Japanese

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Wilhelm ListWilhelm List
(Officer)

14th May

German

Jacob EpsteinJacob Epstein
(Sculptor, Painter)

10th November

American

Max WertheimerMax Wertheimer
(Psychologist, University teacher)

15th April

American

Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
(Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Financier, Banker)

22nd May

South African

Jean PatouJean Patou
(grand couturier, costume designer)

19th August

French

Giles Gilbert ScottGiles Gilbert Scott
(Architect)

9th November

British

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Ivar KreugerIvar Kreuger
(Businessperson, Engineer)

2nd March

Swedish

George HerrimanGeorge Herriman
(Cartoonist)

22nd August

American

Edmund Ironside, 1st Baron IronsideEdmund Ironside, 1st Baron Ironside
(Politician, Diarist, Writer, Military personnel)

6th May

British

Robert R. McCormickRobert R. McCormick

30th July

American

Nikolai MedtnerNikolai Medtner
(Composer, Pianist, University teacher)

5th January

British

Earle PageEarle Page
(Politician)

8th August

Australian

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Bruno TautBruno Taut
(Architect, Urban planner)

4th May

German

Mitsumasa YonaiMitsumasa Yonai
(Politician,Prime Minister)

2nd March

Japanese

Arnold GesellArnold Gesell
(Psychologist, University teacher, Physician)

21st June

American

Andrei BelyAndrei Bely
(poet, writer, autobiographer,playwright, literary critic)

14th October

Russian

Gideon SundbackGideon Sundback
(American-Swedish electrical engineer)

24th April

Swedish,American

Vasily DegtyaryovVasily Degtyaryov
(Russian engineer)

2nd January

Russian

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Tudor ArgheziTudor Arghezi
(poet, writer, journalist, children's writer)

21st May

Romanian

H.L. MenckenH.L. Mencken
(Editor, Journalist, Activist, Literary Critic)

30th November

Alexander GrinAlexander Grin
(Writer)

23rd August

Russian

Andre DerainAndre Derain

10th June

French

John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-OrrJohn Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr
(Teacher)

23rd September

British

Philip MoellerPhilip Moeller
(Theatre director)

26th August

American

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Carl van VechtenCarl van Vechten
(Writer, photographer)

17th June

American

Bertie Charles ForbesBertie Charles Forbes
(Journalist)

14th May

Scottish,Welsh

John Llewellyn LewisJohn Llewellyn Lewis

12th February

American

Giles Lytton StracheyGiles Lytton Strachey

1st March

British

Mikhail FokinMikhail Fokin

23rd April

Russian

Alfred Damon RunyonAlfred Damon Runyon

4th October

American

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Álvaro ObregónÁlvaro Obregón
(General)

19th February

Mexican

Álvaro ObregónÁlvaro Obregón
(General)

19th February

Mexican

Étienne BalsanÉtienne Balsan
(horsebreeder, jockey)

11th February

French

George Coleman PoageGeorge Coleman Poage
(Educator, Track and Field Athlete)

30th November

Yōsuke MatsuokaYōsuke Matsuoka
(politician, diplomat,)

4th March

Japanese