Famous People Born In 1882

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.

Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf
25th January, British
Novelist
James JoyceJames Joyce
2nd February, Irish
Writer

Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark
2nd February, Greek
Son of King of Greece and Denmark, King George I

John BarrymoreJohn Barrymore
15th February, American
Actor

Lili ElbeLili Elbe
28th December, Danish
One of the first recipients of sex reassignment

A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
18th January, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Arnold RothsteinArnold Rothstein
17th January, American
Racketeer

Bela LugosiBela Lugosi
20th October, Hungarian
American actor

Bidhan Chandra RoyBidhan Chandra Roy
1st July, Indian
Political Leader, Physician

Wilhelm KeitelWilhelm Keitel
22nd September, German
German Commanding Officer
Éamon de ValeraÉamon de Valera
14th October, American
Former President of Ireland

Edward HopperEdward Hopper
22nd July, American
Painter
Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
20th January, American
Gangster

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
13th June, Canadian, Russian
Daughter of Emperor Alexander III of Russia

Emmy NoetherEmmy Noether
23rd March, German
Mathematician
Sam RayburnSam Rayburn
6th January, American
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives

Max BornMax Born
11th December, German
Physicist
Fiorello H. La GuardiaFiorello H. La Guardia
11th December, American
99th Mayor of New York City

Kurt von SchleicherKurt von Schleicher
7th April, German
Former Chancellor of Germany

Arthur EddingtonArthur Eddington
28th December, British
Astronomer
Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
8th July, Australian, American
Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist

Douglas MawsonDouglas Mawson
5th May, Australian
Explorer, Geologist
Sigrid UndsetSigrid Undset
20th May, Norwegian
Nobel Laureate in Literature

James FranckJames Franck
26th August, German
Physicist

Percy Williams BridgmanPercy Williams Bridgman
21st April, American
Physicist

Yanka KupalaYanka Kupala
7th July, Belarusian, Russian
Poet
Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
6th January, Albanian
Prime Minister of Albania
Igor Fyodorovich StravinskyIgor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
17th June, American
Composer

Zoltan KodalyZoltan Kodaly
16th December, Hungarian
Composer

F D RooseveltF D Roosevelt
30th January, American
32nd President of the United States

Franklin D. RooseveltFranklin D. Roosevelt
30th January, American
32nd U.S. President
Leopold StokowskiLeopold Stokowski
18th April, British
Conductor

Igor StravinskyIgor Stravinsky
17th June, Russian
Composer

Mohammad MosaddeghMohammad Mosaddegh
16th June, Iranian
Iranian Politician

Charles PonziCharles Ponzi
3rd March, Italian, American
Criminal, Banker

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Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
5th October, American
Aerospace engineer, Physicist, Engineer, Scientist
Ion AntonescuIon Antonescu
2nd June, Romanian
Former Prime Minister of Romania

Abdullah I of JordanAbdullah I of Jordan
31st January, Jordanian, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Jordan
Gustaf VI Adolf of SwedenGustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
30th November, Swedish
Crown prince

Georges BraqueGeorges Braque
13th May, French
Sculptor, Painter, Engraver

John RabeJohn Rabe
23rd November, German
Entrepreneur
Getúlio VargasGetúlio Vargas
19th April, Brazilian
Lawyer

Günther von KlugeGünther von Kluge
30th October, German, Polish
Officer
Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
9th May, American
Engineer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist

Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
15th September, French, Italian
entrepreneur, engineer, racecar driver

Eric GillEric Gill
22nd February, British
Type designer, Sculptor, Graphic designer,

Melanie KleinMelanie Klein
30th March, Austrian, British
Psychanalyst

Christian MortensenChristian Mortensen
16th August, Danish, American
Tailor
Geoffrey de HavillandGeoffrey de Havilland
27th July, British
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Test pilot, Aviator,

Harold LoweHarold Lowe
21st November, British
Sailor

Umberto BoccioniUmberto Boccioni
19th October, Italian
Painter, Sculptor, Artist

Margaret DumontMargaret Dumont
20th October, American
Actress
Jacques MaritainJacques Maritain
18th November, French
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer

Louis St. LaurentLouis St. Laurent
1st February, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
Natalia SedovaNatalia Sedova
5th April
Politician

Georgi DimitrovGeorgi Dimitrov
18th June, Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian Politician

Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
18th November, British
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Holland SmithHolland Smith
20th April, American
Officer

René CotyRené Coty
20th March, French
Politician, Lawyer
Emma JungEmma Jung
30th March, Swiss
Psychologist

José VasconcelosJosé Vasconcelos
28th February, Mexican
Writer, Philosopher, Politician, University

Hans GeigerHans Geiger
30th September, German
Physicist, Inventor, Professor
George BellowsGeorge Bellows
19th August, American
Painter, Artist, University teacher

Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
30th November, Egyptian
Political leader
Harold GilliesHarold Gillies
17th June, New Zealander
Physician, Plastic surgeon

William Halsey, Jr.William Halsey, Jr.
30th October, American
 

Karol SzymanowskiKarol Szymanowski
3rd October, Polish, Kosovar
Composer, Music educator, University teacher,

William, German Crown PrinceWilliam, German Crown Prince
6th May, German
 
Moritz SchlickMoritz Schlick
14th April, German
Physicist, Philosopher, University teacher,
Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
10th December, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic

A. Y. JacksonA. Y. Jackson
3rd October, Canadian
Painter

Artur SchnabelArtur Schnabel
17th April, Austrian
Composer, Pianist, Music educator

Lluís CompanysLluís Companys
21st June, Spanish
Politician, Lawyer, Trade unionist
Boris ShaposhnikovBoris Shaposhnikov
2nd October, Russian
Military commander

Robert GoddardRobert Goddard
30th November
Engineer, Educator, Physicist, Scientist, Inventor

Jean GiraudouxJean Giraudoux
29th October, French
Playwright, Screenwriter, Diplomat, Novelist,

Hugh Dowding, 1st Baron DowdingHugh Dowding, 1st Baron Dowding
24th April, British
 

Hendrik Willem van LoonHendrik Willem van Loon
14th January, American
Writer, Historian, Journalist, Children's writer
DoraDora
1st November, Austrian
 

Monteiro LobatoMonteiro Lobato
18th April, Brazilian
Linguist, Journalist, Writer, Publisher,
Alvin Langdon CoburnAlvin Langdon Coburn
11th June, British, American
Photographer

George Jean NathanGeorge Jean Nathan
14th February, American
Journalist, Film critic, Writer

N.C. WyethN.C. Wyeth
30th November
Painter, Illustrator
Xavier MertzXavier Mertz
6th October, Swiss
Explorer, Alpine skier

Yakub KolasYakub Kolas
3rd November, Belarusian
Writer
Mohammed MossadeghMohammed Mossadegh
16th June, Iranian
Politician

Jessie FausetJessie Fauset
30th November
Author, Editor, Poet, Educator, Journalist

Emmerich KalmanEmmerich Kalman
24th October, Hungarian
 

John BauerJohn Bauer
4th June, Swedish
painter, illustrator
James Francis ByrnesJames Francis Byrnes
2nd May, American
 

E.J. PrattE.J. Pratt
30th November, Canadian
Poet
John Thomas FlynnJohn Thomas Flynn
25th October, American
 

Jiří MahenJiří Mahen
12th December, Czech
Writer, Librarian, Playwright, Journalist, Poet

Santōka TanedaSantōka Taneda
3rd December, Japanese
Poet, Writer, Bhikkhu

Wacław SierpińskiWacław Sierpiński
14th March, Polish
Mathematician