Famous People Born In 1882

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Discover the most famous people born in 1882. The list includes people like Lili Elbe, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, Bela Lugosi, Edward Hopper and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, physicists, novelists and journalists born in 1882. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.
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 1 
F. D. Roosevelt
(32nd President of the United States)
F. D. Roosevelt
37
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hyde Park, New York, United States
Died: April 12, 1945
 2 
Virginia Woolf
(One of the Most Important Modernist 20th-Century Authors)
Virginia Woolf
57
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England
Died: March 28, 1941
 3 
James Joyce
(One of the Most Influential Writers of the 20th Century)
James Joyce
10
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rathgar, Ireland
Died: January 13, 1941
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A. A. Milne
(Best Known for His Books About the Teddy Bear ‘Winnie-the-Pooh’ and Children's Poetry)
A. A. Milne
9
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 31, 1956
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Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark
(Former Prince of Greece and Denmark)
Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark
11
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: December 3, 1944
 6 
Bela Lugosi
(Best Known for His Role as 'Count Dracula' in the 1939 Film ‘Son of Frankenstein’)
Bela Lugosi
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lugoj, Romania
Died: August 16, 1956
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John Barrymore
(Best Known for His Silent Films: ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’, ‘Sherlock Holmes’ and ‘The Sea Beast’)
John Barrymore
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 29, 1942
 8 
Arnold Rothstein
(Racketeer)
Arnold Rothstein
6
Listed In: Fraudsters
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: nhattan, New York City, New York
Died: November 6, 1928
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Edward Hopper
(Realist painter)
Edward Hopper
1
Listed In: Realist Painters
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Upper Nyack, New York, United States
Died: May 15, 1967
 10 
Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
(One of the Most Influential Composers of the 20th Century and a Pivotal Figure in 'Modernist Music')
Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
11
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lomonosov, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 6, 1971
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Mohammad Mosaddegh
(Political Leader)
Mohammad Mosaddegh
13
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
Died: March 5, 1967
 12 
Charles Ponzi
(Con Artist)
Charles Ponzi
7
Listed In: Fraudsters
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lugo, Italy
Died: January 18, 1949
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Emmy Noether
(Mathematician)
Emmy Noether
3
Listed In: Mathematicians
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Erlangen, Germany
Died: April 14, 1935
 14 
Johnny Torrio
(Gangster)
Johnny Torrio
7
Listed In: Gangsters
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Irsina, Italy
Died: April 16, 1957
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Max Born
(Physicist)
Max Born
4
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: January 5, 1970
 16 
William Halsey Jr.
(Military officer)
William Halsey Jr.
4
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: August 16, 1959
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Éamon de Valera
(Former President of Ireland)
Éamon de Valera
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: August 29, 1975
 18 
Robert H. Goddard
8
Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 10, 1945
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Bidhan Chandra Roy
(Political Leader, Physician)
Bidhan Chandra Roy
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bankipore
Died: July 1, 1962
 20 
Sam Rayburn
(43rd Speaker of the United States House of Representatives)
Sam Rayburn
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kingston, Tennessee, United States
Died: November 16, 1961
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Eric Gill
(The Greatest Artist-Craftsman of the 20th Century)
Eric Gill
2
Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Died: November 17, 1940
 22 
Kurt von Schleicher
(German General and the Last Chancellor of Germany—Before Adolf Hitler—During the Weimar Republic)
Kurt von Schleicher
7
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brandenburg, Germany
Died: June 30, 1934
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Ion Antonescu
(Conducător of Romania (1940 - 1944))
Ion Antonescu
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pitești, Romania
Died: June 1, 1946
 24 
Douglas Mawson
(Explorer, Geologist)
Douglas Mawson
2
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Shipley
Died: October 14, 1958
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Felix Frankfurter
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria-Hungary small (now Austria)
Died: February 22, 1965
 26 
Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
(Daughter of Emperor Alexander III of Russia)
Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
4
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: November 24, 1960
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Georges Braque
(Painter Best Known for Inventing Cubism with Pablo Picasso)
Georges Braque
1
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Argenteuil, France
Died: August 31, 1963
 28 
Abdullah I of Jordan
(King of Jordan (1946 - 1951))
Abdullah I of Jordan
1
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: July 20, 1951
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 29 
Arthur Eddington
(Astronomer)
Arthur Eddington
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kendal
Died: November 22, 1944
 30 
Fiorello H. La Guardia
(Mayor of New York City (1934-45))
Fiorello H. La Guardia
3
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Greenwich Village, New York, United States
Died: September 20, 1947
 31 
Henry J. Kaiser
(Engineer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist)
Henry J. Kaiser
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sprout Brook
Died: August 24, 1967
 32 
Rodolfo Graziani
(Italian Military Officer Who Was a Loyal Supporter of Benito Mussolini)
Rodolfo Graziani
0
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 11th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Filettino, Italy
Died: January 11, 1955
 33 
Zoltan Kodaly
(Hungarian Composer and Creator of the ‘Kodály Method’ of Music Education)
Zoltan Kodaly
2
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kecskemét, Hungary
Died: March 6, 1967
 34 
Percy Grainger
(Composer, Arranger and Pianist Known for His Folk-Dance Tune ‘Country Gardens’)
Percy Grainger
2
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brighton, Australia
Died: February 20, 1961
 35 
Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood
2
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 23, 1947
 36 
N. C. Wyeth
(Painter)
N. C. Wyeth
0
Listed In: Illustrators
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Needham, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 19, 1945
 37 
Margaret Dumont
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
Died: March 6, 1965
 38 
Leopold Stokowski
2
Listed In: Conductors
Birthdate: 18th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London
Died: September 13, 1977
 39 
William, German Crown Prince
(Military commander)
William, German Crown Prince
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: July 20, 1951
 40 
Hans Geiger
(Physicist)
Hans Geiger
1
Birthdate: 30th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Neustadt, Germany
Died: September 24, 1945
 41 
Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
2
Listed In: Noblewomen
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 13, 1957
 42 
Geoffrey de Havilland
(Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Test pilot, Aviator, Entrepreneur)
Geoffrey de Havilland
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: High Wycombe
Died: May 21, 1965
 43 
Sir John Berry Hobbs
1
Listed In: Cricketers
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
Died: December 21, 1963
 44 
Sigrid Undset
(Novelist)
Sigrid Undset
1
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kalundborg, Denmark
Died: June 10, 1949
Princess Margaret of Connaught
1
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bagshot Park, Surrey, England
Died: May 1, 1920
 46 
Günther von Kluge
(Former field marshal during World War II who held commands on both the Eastern and Western Fronts)
Günther von Kluge
1
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Poznań, Poland
Died: August 19, 1944
 47 
Emma Jung
(Swiss Jungian Analyst and Author)
Emma Jung
1
Listed In: Psychologists
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Died: November 27, 1955
 48 
John Rabe
(Rescuer of Civilians During the Nanking Massacre)
John Rabe
1
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: January 5, 1950
 49 
Harold Gillies
(Physician, Plastic surgeon)
Harold Gillies
0
Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dunedin
Died: September 10, 1960
Princess Marie Bonaparte
0
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint-Cloud, French Third Republic
Died: September 21, 1962