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

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

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

Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
25th November, Italian
Pope

Alexander KerenskyAlexander Kerensky
22nd April, Russian
Political Leader
Smedley ButlerSmedley Butler
30th July, American
 

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28th November, Austrian
Novelist

Ludwig von MisesLudwig von Mises
29th September, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist
Guccio GucciGuccio Gucci
26th March, Italian, British
Italian Businessman

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

Alexei RykovAlexei Rykov
25th February, Russian
Politician

Kliment VoroshilovKliment Voroshilov
4th February, Russian
Military Officer

Enver PashaEnver Pasha
22nd November, Turkish
Military Officer

Pierre Teilhard de ChardinPierre Teilhard de Chardin
1st May, French
Philosopher
Walther von BrauchitschWalther von Brauchitsch
4th October, German
Military Commander

Ernest BevinErnest Bevin
9th March, British
British statesman

Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
15th September, French
Automobile Designer

Fernand LégerFernand Léger
4th February, French
Cubist Painter
Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
31st January, American
Chemist

William BoeingWilliam Boeing
1st October, German, American
Founder of Boeing Company
Hermann StaudingerHermann Staudinger
23rd March, German
Chemist

Clinton DavissonClinton Davisson
22nd October, American
Physicist

Rose MacaulayRose Macaulay
1st August, British
Writer
Hans Fischer Hans Fischer
27th July, German
Chemist

Walter Rudolf HessWalter Rudolf Hess
17th March, Swiss
Physiologist
Franklin Pierce AdamsFranklin Pierce Adams
15th November, American
Journalist

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

P G WodehouseP G Wodehouse
15th October, British, American
Playwright and Author
Bela BartokBela Bartok
25th March, Hungarian
Composer, Pianist

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Lu XunLu Xun
25th September, Chinese
Writer, Essayist, Poet, Literary critic,
Erwin von WitzlebenErwin von Witzleben
4th December, German, Polish
Military personnel, Officer

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

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

Jess WillardJess Willard
29th December, American
Boxer
Paul Ludwig Ewald von KleistPaul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist
8th August, German
Soldier, Officer
Maximilian von WeichsMaximilian von Weichs
12th November, German
Military personnel

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

George EnescuGeorge Enescu
19th August, French, Romanian
Romanian composer

Władysław SikorskiWładysław Sikorski
20th May, Polish, American
Politician, Military personnel
Victor KlempererVictor Klemperer
9th October, German
Linguist, Politician, Writer, Autobiographer,

King OliverKing Oliver
19th December, American
Musician

Max GersonMax Gerson
18th October, German, American
Physician

Hans KelsenHans Kelsen
11th October, Austrian, American
Lawyer, Judge, Philosopher, Educationist,

Walter KruegerWalter Krueger
26th January, American
Military personnel
William Z. FosterWilliam Z. Foster
25th February, American
Politician

Georg von KüchlerGeorg von Küchler
30th May, German
Military commander
Natalia GoncharovaNatalia Goncharova
3rd June, French, Russian
painter, choreographer

Alfred Radcliffe-BrownAlfred Radcliffe-Brown
17th January, British
Anthropologist

Clive BellClive Bell
16th September, British
Art Critic
Edgar Albert GuestEdgar Guest
20th August, American
Poet

Juan Ramón JiménezJuan Ramón Jiménez
24th December, Spanish
poet
Eleanor FarjeonEleanor Farjeon
13th February, British
Writer

Adolfo de la HuertaAdolfo de la Huerta
26th May, Mexican
Politician

Crystal EastmanCrystal Eastman
25th June, American
Lawyer

John DillJohn Dill
25th December, British
Senior officer

Ernst von WeizsäckerErnst von Weizsäcker
12th May, German
politician, diplomat
Julian EltingeJulian Eltinge
14th May, American
Actor

Albert GleizesAlbert Gleizes
8th December, French
Painter, Artist

Ramón GrauRamón Grau
13th September, Cuban
politician, physician

Alastair DennistonAlastair Denniston
1st December, British
Field hockey player, Cryptographer, Mathematician
Felix von LucknerFelix von Luckner
9th June, German
Writer, Military personnel

Artur PhlepsArtur Phleps
29th November, Romanian
 
Mordecai KaplanMordecai Kaplan
11th June, Lithuanian, American
Rabbi

Henry Maitland WilsonHenry Maitland Wilson
5th September, British
Field marshal

L. E. J. BrouwerL. E. J. Brouwer
27th February, Dutch
Mathematician
John Gresham MachenJohn Gresham Machen
28th July, American
Theologian

Lewis Fry RichardsonLewis Fry Richardson
11th October, British
Paramedic, Cartographer, Mathematician,
Carlo CarràCarlo Carrà
11th February, Italian
Painter

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

Otto Wille KuusinenOtto Wille Kuusinen
4th October, Finnish
Politician
Raymond HoodRaymond Hood
29th March, American
Architect

Robert Vansittart, 1st Baron VansittartRobert Vansittart, 1st Baron Vansittart
25th June, British
Diplomat
Ludwig BinswangerLudwig Binswanger
13th April, Swiss
Swiss psychiatrist

Sveinn BjörnssonSveinn Björnsson
27th February, Danish, Icelander
President

Giovanni PapiniGiovanni Papini
9th January, Italian
Journalist

Padraic ColumPadraic Colum
8th December, Irish
Poet
Mary MacLaneMary MacLane
1st May, Canadian, American
Writer
Mary WebbMary Webb
25th March, British
Novelist

Lord HalifaxLord Halifax
16th April, British
 

Frederick VarleyFrederick Varley
2nd January, Canadian
Painter

Richard C. TolmanRichard C. Tolman
4th March, American
Physicist
Otto BauerOtto Bauer
5th September, Austrian
Politician

Mikhail LarionovMikhail Larionov
3rd June, Russian
Painter

Hugh Lawson WhiteHugh Lawson White
19th August, American
Politician

Robert Esnault-PelterieRobert Esnault-Pelterie
8th November, French
Aviation pioneer

Edith Nourse RogersEdith Nourse Rogers
19th March, American
Politician
Max PechsteinMax Pechstein
31st December, German
Painter

Roger Martin du GardRoger Martin du Gard
23rd March, French
Novelist
H. J. RoundH. J. Round
2nd June, British
Engineer

Emil LudwigEmil Ludwig
25th January, Swiss, German
Writer
Martin SheridanMartin Sheridan
28th March, Irish, American
Athlete
Curt SachsCurt Sachs
29th June, German, American
Musicologist