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

Bela LugosiBela Lugosi
20th October, Hungarian
American actor

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
Arnold RothsteinArnold Rothstein
17th January, American
Racketeer

A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
18th January, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet

Éamon de ValeraÉamon de Valera
14th October, American
Former President of Ireland

Wilhelm KeitelWilhelm Keitel
22nd September, German
German Commanding Officer
Edward HopperEdward Hopper
22nd July, American
Painter

Charles PonziCharles Ponzi
3rd March, Italian, American
Con Artist
Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
20th January, American
Gangster

Mohammad MosaddeghMohammad Mosaddegh
16th June, Iranian
Political Leader

Max BornMax Born
11th December, German
Physicist
Emmy NoetherEmmy Noether
23rd March, German
Mathematician

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

Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
5th October, American
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
Gustaf VI Adolf of SwedenGustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
15th November, Swedish
Former King of Sweden

Eric GillEric Gill
22nd February, British
Sculptor

Arthur EddingtonArthur Eddington
28th December, British
Astronomer

Bidhan Chandra RoyBidhan Chandra Roy
1st July, Indian
Political Leader, Physician
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
Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
6th January, Albanian
Prime Minister of Albania

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Yanka KupalaYanka Kupala
7th July, Belarusian, Russian
Poet

Igor Fyodorovich StravinskyIgor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
17th June, American
Composer

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

Zoltan KodalyZoltan Kodaly
16th December, Hungarian
Composer
Franklin D. RooseveltFranklin D. Roosevelt
30th January, American
32nd U.S. President

Leopold StokowskiLeopold Stokowski
18th April, British
Conductor
Virginia DareVirginia Dare
6th August, American
Actress

Ion AntonescuIon Antonescu
2nd June, Romanian
Former Prime Minister of Romania

Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
9th May, American
Engineer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist
Georges BraqueGeorges Braque
13th May, French
Sculptor, Painter, Engraver

Abdullah I of JordanAbdullah I of Jordan
31st January, Jordanian, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Jordan
Getúlio VargasGetúlio Vargas
19th April, Brazilian
Lawyer

Felix FrankfurterFelix Frankfurter
15th November, Austrian
Judge

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

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

Melanie KleinMelanie Klein
30th March, Austrian, British
Psychanalyst
Louis St. LaurentLouis St. Laurent
1st February, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

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

Jacques MaritainJacques Maritain
18th November, French
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer

Christian MortensenChristian Mortensen
16th August, Danish, American
Tailor
Sylvia PankhurstSylvia Pankhurst
5th May, British
Political Activist

Geoffrey de HavillandGeoffrey de Havilland
27th July, British
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Test pilot, Aviator,
Harold LoweHarold Lowe
21st November, British
Sailor

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

Margaret DumontMargaret Dumont
20th October, American
Actress
Natalia SedovaNatalia Sedova
5th April
Politician

Lluís CompanysLluís Companys
21st June, Spanish
Politician, Lawyer, Trade unionist
Georgi DimitrovGeorgi Dimitrov
18th June, Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian Politician

Hans GeigerHans Geiger
30th September, German
Physicist, Inventor, Professor

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

George BellowsGeorge Bellows
19th August, American
Painter, Artist, University teacher
Holland SmithHolland Smith
20th April, American
Officer

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

Sybil ThorndikeSybil Thorndike
24th October, British
Actress

Harold GilliesHarold Gillies
17th June, New Zealander
Physician, Plastic surgeon
Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
10th December, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic
Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
30th November, Egyptian
Political leader

Feng YuxiangFeng Yuxiang
6th November, Chinese
Warlord

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

José VasconcelosJosé Vasconcelos
28th February, Mexican
Writer, Philosopher, Politician, University
Rockwell KentRockwell Kent
21st June, American
Painter

Mina LoyMina Loy
27th December, British, American
Poet

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

William, German Crown PrinceWilliam, German Crown Prince
6th May, German
 

Artur SchnabelArtur Schnabel
17th April, Austrian
Composer, Pianist, Music educator
Moritz SchlickMoritz Schlick
14th April, German
Physicist, Philosopher, University teacher,

A. Y. JacksonA. Y. Jackson
3rd October, Canadian
Painter
Friedrich DollmannFriedrich Dollmann
2nd February, German
Military General

Song JiaorenSong Jiaoren
5th April, Chinese
Politician

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,
DoraDora
1st November, Austrian
 

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

Alvin Langdon CoburnAlvin Langdon Coburn
11th June, British, American
Photographer
George Jean NathanGeorge Jean Nathan
14th February, American
Journalist, Film critic, Writer

Monteiro LobatoMonteiro Lobato
18th April, Brazilian
Linguist, Journalist, Writer, Publisher,
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