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
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

James JoyceJames Joyce
2nd February, Irish
Writer

Wilhelm KeitelWilhelm Keitel
22nd September, German
German Commanding Officer

Arnold RothsteinArnold Rothstein
17th January, American
Racketeer

A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
18th January, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Bela LugosiBela Lugosi
20th October, Hungarian
American actor

Edward HopperEdward Hopper
22nd July, American
Painter

John BarrymoreJohn Barrymore
15th February, American
Actor
Lili ElbeLili Elbe
28th December, Danish
One of the first recipients of sex reassignment

Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
20th January, American
Gangster
Éamon de ValeraÉamon de Valera
14th October, American
Former President of Ireland

Charles PonziCharles Ponzi
3rd March, Italian, American
Con Artist

Mohammad MosaddeghMohammad Mosaddegh
16th June, Iranian
Political Leader

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
Emmy NoetherEmmy Noether
23rd March, German
Mathematician

Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
5th October, American
Physicist

Gustaf VI Adolf of SwedenGustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
15th November, Swedish
Former King of Sweden

Max BornMax Born
11th December, German
Physicist
Sam RayburnSam Rayburn
6th January, American
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
13th June, Canadian, Russian
Daughter of Emperor Alexander III of Russia
John RabeJohn Rabe
23rd November, German
Rescuer of Civilians During the Nanking Massacre

Douglas MawsonDouglas Mawson
5th May, Australian
Explorer, Geologist

Arthur EddingtonArthur Eddington
28th December, British
Astronomer
Eric GillEric Gill
22nd February, British
Sculptor

Bidhan Chandra RoyBidhan Chandra Roy
1st July, Indian
Political Leader, Physician
Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
8th July, Australian, American
Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist

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

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Yanka KupalaYanka Kupala
7th July, Belarusian, Russian
Poet
Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
6th January, Albanian
Prime Minister of Albania

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

Igor Fyodorovich StravinskyIgor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
17th June, American
Composer

Zoltan KodalyZoltan Kodaly
16th December, Hungarian
Composer
Franklin D. RooseveltFranklin D. Roosevelt
30th January, American
32nd U.S. President
William Halsey Jr.William Halsey Jr.
30th October, American
Military officer

Leopold StokowskiLeopold Stokowski
18th April, British
Conductor

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

Getúlio VargasGetúlio Vargas
19th April, Brazilian
Lawyer

Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
9th May, American
Engineer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist

Günther von KlugeGünther von Kluge
30th October, German, Polish
Officer

Virginia DareVirginia Dare
6th August, American
Actress
Rodolfo GrazianiRodolfo Graziani
11th August, Italian
Military officer

Felix FrankfurterFelix Frankfurter
15th November, Austrian
Judge
Hugh DowdingHugh Dowding
24th April, British, Scottish
Air Chief Marshal

Melanie KleinMelanie Klein
30th March, Austrian, British
Psychanalyst

Harold LoweHarold Lowe
21st November, British
Sailor
Sylvia PankhurstSylvia Pankhurst
5th May, British
Political Activist

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

Margaret DumontMargaret Dumont
20th October, American
Actress

Natalia SedovaNatalia Sedova
5th April
Politician

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

Lluís CompanysLluís Companys
21st June, Spanish
Politician, Lawyer, Trade unionist
Louis St. LaurentLouis St. Laurent
1st February, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
18th November, British
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist

Georgi DimitrovGeorgi Dimitrov
18th June, Bulgarian, Russian
Politician

Jacques MaritainJacques Maritain
18th November, French
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer
Holland SmithHolland Smith
20th April, American
Officer

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

Sybil ThorndikeSybil Thorndike
24th October, British
Actress

George BellowsGeorge Bellows
19th August, American
Painter, Artist, University teacher
Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
30th November, Egyptian
Political leader

Feng YuxiangFeng Yuxiang
6th November, Chinese
Warlord
Rockwell KentRockwell Kent
21st June, American
Painter

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

Harold GilliesHarold Gillies
17th June, New Zealander
Physician, Plastic surgeon
Hans GeigerHans Geiger
30th September, German
Physicist, Inventor, Professor

José VasconcelosJosé Vasconcelos
28th February, Mexican
Writer, Philosopher, Politician, University
Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
10th December, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic

Boris ShaposhnikovBoris Shaposhnikov
2nd October, Russian
Military commander

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

William, German Crown PrinceWilliam, German Crown Prince
6th May, German
 
Moritz SchlickMoritz Schlick
14th April, German
Physicist, Philosopher, University teacher,
Friedrich DollmannFriedrich Dollmann
2nd February, German
Military General

Mina LoyMina Loy
27th December, British, American
Poet

Pavel FlorenskyPavel Florensky
22nd January, Russian
Theologian

Geraldine FarrarGeraldine Farrar
28th February, American
Opera singer
Song JiaorenSong Jiaoren
5th April, Chinese
Politician

DoraDora
1st November, Austrian
 

Purushottam Das TandonPurushottam Das Tandon
1st August, Indian
Freedom Fighter

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

Wacław SierpińskiWacław Sierpiński
14th March, Polish
Mathematician
Jean GiraudouxJean Giraudoux
29th October, French
Playwright, Screenwriter, Diplomat, Novelist,

Korney ChukovskyKorney Chukovsky
31st March, Russian
Poet
Walter NashWalter Nash
12th February, New Zealander
Politician

David BurliukDavid Burliuk
21st July, Ukrainian
Poet
Monteiro LobatoMonteiro Lobato
18th April, Brazilian
Linguist, Journalist, Writer, Publisher,
Hendrik Willem van LoonHendrik Willem van Loon
14th January, American
Writer, Historian, Journalist, Children's writer