Famous People Born In 1881

Discover the most famous people born in 1881. The list includes people like Pablo Picasso, Alexander Fleming, Pope John XXIII, Smedley Butler, Cecil B. DeMille and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, military leaders and philosophers born in 1881. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso
25th October, Spanish
Painter
Alexander FlemingAlexander Fleming
6th August, British, Scottish
Biologist, Pharmacologist, Discovered Penicillin

Cecil Blount DeMilleCecil B. DeMille
12th August, American
Film Director, Producer

Alexander KerenskyAlexander Kerensky
22nd April, Russian
Political Leader

Guccio GucciGuccio Gucci
26th March, Italian, British
Italian Businessman

Smedley ButlerSmedley Butler
30th July, American
 
Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
25th November, Italian
Pope

Ludwig von MisesLudwig von Mises
29th September, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist

Edward Wood, 1st Earl of HalifaxEdward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax
16th April, British
Former Viceroy of India

Harry WarnerHarry Warner
12th December, American
Executive
Anna PavlovaAnna Pavlova
12th February, Russian
 

Pierre Teilhard de ChardinPierre Teilhard de Chardin
1st May, French
Philosopher & Jesuit Priest
Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
31st January, American
Chemist

Ernest BevinErnest Bevin
9th March, British
British statesman

Fernand LégerFernand Léger
4th February, French
Cubist Painter
Hermann StaudingerHermann Staudinger
23rd March, German
Chemist

Clinton DavissonClinton Davisson
22nd October, American
Physicist
Walter Rudolf HessWalter Rudolf Hess
17th March, Swiss
Physiologist

Hans Fischer Hans Fischer
27th July, German
Chemist

Rose MacaulayRose Macaulay
1st August, British
Writer
Bela BartokBela Bartok
25th March, Hungarian
Composer, Pianist

Franklin Pierce AdamsFranklin Pierce Adams
15th November, American
Journalist
P G WodehouseP G Wodehouse
15th October, British, American
Playwright and Author

Mustafa Kemal AtaturkMustafa Kemal Ataturk
19th May, Turkish
Founder of the Republic of Turkey,

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28th November, Austrian, British
Writer, Translator, Journalist, Playwright, Poet,

William BoeingWilliam Boeing
1st October, American
Industrialist
Alexei RykovAlexei Rykov
25th February
Politician
Walther von BrauchitschWalther von Brauchitsch
4th October, German
Military personnel

Kliment VoroshilovKliment Voroshilov
4th February, Russian
Military officer

Lu XunLu Xun
25th September, Chinese
Writer, Essayist, Poet, Literary critic,

Enver PashaEnver Pasha
22nd November, Turkish
Military officer
Erwin von WitzlebenErwin von Witzleben
4th December, German, Polish
Military personnel, Officer

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Vincenzo PeruggiaVincenzo Peruggia
8th October
Art thief, House painter, Glazier

François DarlanFrançois Darlan
7th August, French
Politician, Military personnel

Paul Ludwig Ewald von KleistPaul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist
8th August, German
Soldier, Officer

Władysław SikorskiWładysław Sikorski
20th May, Polish, American
Politician, Military personnel
Natalia GoncharovaNatalia Goncharova
3rd June, French, Russian
painter, choreographer

George EnescuGeorge Enescu
19th August, French, Romanian
Romanian composer
Max GersonMax Gerson
18th October, German, American
Physician

Alcide De GasperiAlcide De Gasperi
3rd April, Austrian, Italian
prime minister,politician

Hans KelsenHans Kelsen
11th October, Austrian, American
Lawyer, Judge, Philosopher, Educationist,
Maximilian von WeichsMaximilian von Weichs
12th November, German
Military personnel

Victor KlempererVictor Klemperer
9th October, German
Linguist, Politician, Writer, Autobiographer,
Alfred Radcliffe-BrownAlfred Radcliffe-Brown
17th January, British
Anthropologist, Sociologist

Alastair DennistonAlastair Denniston
1st December, British
Field hockey player, Cryptographer, Mathematician

Georg von KüchlerGeorg von Küchler
30th May, German
Military commander

Juan Ramón JiménezJuan Ramón Jiménez
24th December, Spanish
poet

Walter KruegerWalter Krueger
26th January, American
Military personnel
Albert GleizesAlbert Gleizes
8th December, French
Painter, Artist

Ernst von WeizsäckerErnst von Weizsäcker
12th May, German
politician, diplomat

Lewis Fry RichardsonLewis Fry Richardson
11th October, British
Paramedic, Cartographer, Mathematician,

Felix von LucknerFelix von Luckner
9th June, German
Writer, Military personnel
Ramón GrauRamón Grau
13th September, Cuban
politician, physician

Mordecai KaplanMordecai Kaplan
11th July, American
essayist, rabbi, translator, philosopher, diarist
Artur PhlepsArtur Phleps
29th November, Romanian
 

Nikolai MyaskovskyNikolai Myaskovsky
20th April
Composer, Educationist, Musicologist, Music

Hugh Lawson WhiteHugh Lawson White
19th August, American
Politician
Frederick VarleyFrederick Varley
2nd January, Canadian
Painter

Ludwig BinswangerLudwig Binswanger
13th April, Swiss
Swiss psychiatrist
Sveinn BjörnssonSveinn Björnsson
27th February, Danish, Icelander
President

Roger Martin du GardRoger Martin du Gard
23rd March, French
Novelist

Teilhard de ChardinTeilhard de Chardin
1st May, French
 
Luitzen Egbertus Jan BrouwerLuitzen Egbertus Jan Brouwer
27th February, Dutch
Mathematician

Kim Kyu-sikKim Kyu-sik
29th January, North Korean
Politician
Lord HalifaxLord Halifax
16th April, British
 

Clarence Budington KellandClarence Budington Kelland
11th July, American
Writer, Journalist, Novelist

Theodore von KarmanTheodore von Karman
11th May, Hungarian
Mathematician

Kōtarō NakamuraKōtarō Nakamura
28th August, Japanese
Military personnel
Edgar Albert GuestEdgar Albert Guest
20th August, American
 
Sir Pelham Grenville WodehouseSir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
15th October, British, American
 

Washington Augustus Roebling IIWashington Augustus Roebling II
30th November
Engineer