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

Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
25th November, Italian
Pope

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

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

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

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28th November, Austrian
Novelist

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
Anna PavlovaAnna Pavlova
12th February, Russian
 

Harry WarnerHarry Warner
12th December, American
Executive
William BoeingWilliam Boeing
1st October, German, American
Founder of Boeing Company

Pierre Teilhard de ChardinPierre Teilhard de Chardin
1st May, French
Philosopher

Ernest BevinErnest Bevin
9th March, British
British statesman
Fernand LégerFernand Léger
4th February, French
Cubist Painter

Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
31st January, American
Chemist
Hermann StaudingerHermann Staudinger
23rd March, German
Chemist

Hans Fischer Hans Fischer
27th July, German
Chemist

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

Rose MacaulayRose Macaulay
1st August, British
Writer
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,

Franklin Pierce AdamsFranklin Pierce Adams
15th November, American
Journalist

Bela BartokBela Bartok
25th March, Hungarian
Composer, Pianist
Alexei RykovAlexei Rykov
25th February
Politician
Enver PashaEnver Pasha
22nd November, Turkish
Military officer

Walther von BrauchitschWalther von Brauchitsch
4th October, German
Military personnel

Kliment VoroshilovKliment Voroshilov
4th February, Russian
Military officer

Elizabeth ArdenElizabeth Arden
31st December, Canadian
Business Leader
Lu XunLu Xun
25th September, Chinese
Writer, Essayist, Poet, Literary critic,

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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

Paul Ludwig Ewald von KleistPaul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist
8th August, German
Soldier, Officer
Hans KelsenHans Kelsen
11th October, Austrian, American
Lawyer, Judge, Philosopher, Educationist,

George EnescuGeorge Enescu
19th August, French, Romanian
Romanian composer
Władysław SikorskiWładysław Sikorski
20th May, Polish, American
Politician, Military personnel

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

King OliverKing Oliver
19th December, American
Musician
Victor KlempererVictor Klemperer
9th October, German
Linguist, Politician, Writer, Autobiographer,

Max GersonMax Gerson
18th October, German, American
Physician
Jess WillardJess Willard
29th December, American
Boxer

Natalia GoncharovaNatalia Goncharova
3rd June, French, Russian
painter, choreographer

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

Maximilian von WeichsMaximilian von Weichs
12th November, German
Military personnel

William Z. FosterWilliam Z. Foster
25th February, American
Politician
Albert GleizesAlbert Gleizes
8th December, French
Painter, Artist

Clive BellClive Bell
16th September, British
Art Critic

Eleanor FarjeonEleanor Farjeon
13th February, British
Writer

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

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

Hugh Lawson WhiteHugh Lawson White
19th August, American
Politician
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

Carlo CarràCarlo Carrà
11th February, Italian
Painter
Mordecai KaplanMordecai Kaplan
11th July, American
essayist, rabbi, translator, philosopher, diarist

Artur PhlepsArtur Phleps
29th November, Romanian
 
L. E. J. BrouwerL. E. J. Brouwer
27th February, Dutch
Mathematician

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

Frederick VarleyFrederick Varley
2nd January, Canadian
Painter

Ludwig BinswangerLudwig Binswanger
13th April, Swiss
Swiss psychiatrist
Sveinn BjörnssonSveinn Björnsson
27th February, Danish, Icelander
President
Lord HalifaxLord Halifax
16th April, British
 

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

Teilhard de ChardinTeilhard de Chardin
1st May, French
 

Kim Kyu-sikKim Kyu-sik
29th January, North Korean
Politician
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