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

Mohammad MosaddeghMohammad Mosaddegh
16th June, Iranian
Political Leader

John BarrymoreJohn Barrymore
15th February, American
Actor

Lili ElbeLili Elbe
28th December, Danish
One of the first recipients of sex reassignment
Éamon de ValeraÉamon de Valera
14th October, American
Former President of Ireland

Arnold RothsteinArnold Rothstein
17th January, American
Racketeer

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

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

Max BornMax Born
11th December, German
Physicist

Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
5th October, American
Physicist
Fiorello H. La GuardiaFiorello H. La Guardia
11th December, American
99th Mayor of New York City

Emmy NoetherEmmy Noether
23rd March, German
Mathematician

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

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

Gustaf VI Adolf of SwedenGustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
15th November, Swedish
Former King of Sweden
Eric GillEric Gill
22nd February, British
Sculptor

John RabeJohn Rabe
23rd November, German
Rescuer of Civilians During the Nanking Massacre

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

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Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
6th January, Albanian
Prime Minister of Albania
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

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

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

Abdullah I of JordanAbdullah I of Jordan
31st January, Jordanian, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Jordan
Felix FrankfurterFelix Frankfurter
15th November, Austrian
Judge

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

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

Getúlio VargasGetúlio Vargas
19th April, Brazilian
Lawyer

Virginia DareVirginia Dare
6th August, American
Actress
Günther von KlugeGünther von Kluge
30th October, German, Polish
Officer

Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
15th September, French, Italian
entrepreneur, engineer, racecar driver
Christian MortensenChristian Mortensen
16th August, Danish, American
Tailor

Melanie KleinMelanie Klein
30th March, Austrian, British
Psychanalyst

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
Margaret DumontMargaret Dumont
20th October, American
Actress

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

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

Louis St. LaurentLouis St. Laurent
1st February, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
18th November, British
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Natalia SedovaNatalia Sedova
5th April
Politician

Geraldine FarrarGeraldine Farrar
28th February, American
Opera singer

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

Holland SmithHolland Smith
20th April, American
Officer
Feng YuxiangFeng Yuxiang
6th November, Chinese
Warlord

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

Emma JungEmma Jung
30th March, Swiss
Psychologist
Harold GilliesHarold Gillies
17th June, New Zealander
Physician, Plastic surgeon

Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
30th November, Egyptian
Political leader
Hans GeigerHans Geiger
30th September, German
Physicist, Inventor, Professor

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

Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
10th December, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic
Rockwell KentRockwell Kent
21st June, American
Painter

Mina LoyMina Loy
27th December, British, American
Poet
José VasconcelosJosé Vasconcelos
28th February, Mexican
Writer, Philosopher, Politician, University

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

Moritz SchlickMoritz Schlick
14th April, German
Physicist, Philosopher, University teacher,

William, German Crown PrinceWilliam, German Crown Prince
6th May, German
 
Purushottam Das TandonPurushottam Das Tandon
1st August, Indian
Freedom Fighter
Friedrich DollmannFriedrich Dollmann
2nd February, German
Military General

Lluís CompanysLluís Companys
21st June, Spanish
Politician, Lawyer, Trade unionist

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

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

Korney ChukovskyKorney Chukovsky
31st March, Russian
Poet

Hendrik Willem van LoonHendrik Willem van Loon
14th January, American
Writer, Historian, Journalist, Children's writer

Eric Rücker EddisonEric Rücker Eddison
24th November, British
Author
Jean GiraudouxJean Giraudoux
29th October, French
Playwright, Screenwriter, Diplomat, Novelist,

Nicolai HartmannNicolai Hartmann
20th February, German
Philosopher
Hugh Dowding, 1st Baron DowdingHugh Dowding, 1st Baron Dowding
24th April, British
 

Joaquín TurinaJoaquín Turina
9th December, Spanish
Composer
Walter NashWalter Nash
12th February, New Zealander
Politician
Thomas MooneyThomas Mooney
8th December, American
Political leader