Famous People Born In 1884

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Discover the most famous people born in 1884. The list includes people like Harry S. Truman, Eleanor Roosevelt, Amedeo Modigliani, Isoroku Yamamoto, Rajendra Prasad and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, psychologists and soldiers born in 1884. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.
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Harry S. Truman
(33rd President of the United States)
Harry S. Truman
38
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lamar, Missouri, United States
Died: December 26, 1972
 2 
Eleanor Roosevelt
(Longest-Serving First Lady of The United States)
Eleanor Roosevelt
27
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 7, 1962
 3 
Hideki Tojo
(27th Prime Minister of Japan)
Hideki Tojo
22
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 30th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kōjimachi, Tokyo, Japan
Died: December 23, 1948
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Isoroku Yamamoto
(Japanese Naval Officer Who Conceived The Pearl Harbor Attack in 1941)
Isoroku Yamamoto
28
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nagaoka, Niigata, Japan
Died: April 18, 1943
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Rajendra Prasad
(1st President of India)
Rajendra Prasad
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Siwan, Bihar, India
Died: February 28, 1963
 6 
Frank Hamer
(Police Officer)
Frank Hamer
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Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wilson County, Texas
Died: July 10, 1955
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Alice Roosevelt Longworth
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Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: February 20, 1980
 8 
Billie Burke
(Actress)
Billie Burke
4
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Died: May 14, 1970
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Amedeo Modigliani
(Italian Painter and Sculptor Known for His Works: ‘Redheaded Girl in Evening Dress’ and ‘Madame Pompadour’)
Amedeo Modigliani
4
Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Livorno, Italy
Died: January 24, 1920
 10 
Louis B. Mayer
(Film Producer)
Louis B. Mayer
17
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dymer, Kiev Governorate, Russian Empire [now Vyshhorod Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukraine]
Died: October 29, 1957
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Evelyn Nesbit
(Actress)
Evelyn Nesbit
2
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tarentum, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 14, 1967
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Leo Frank
(Criminal)
Leo Frank
2
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cuero, Texas, United States
Died: August 17, 1915
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Hermann Rorschach
(Swiss psychiatrist)
Hermann Rorschach
2
Listed In: Psychiatrists
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Died: April 1, 1922
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Oscar Micheaux
2
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 2nd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Metropolis, Illinois, United States
Died: March 25, 1951
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Emil Jannings
(German Actor Who was the First Recipient of the Academy Award for Best Actor)
Emil Jannings
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rorschach, Switzerland
Died: January 2, 1950
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Franz Halder
(Former general, chief of staff of the Army High Command (OKH) in Nazi Germany from 1938 until September 1942)
Franz Halder
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Würzburg, Germany
Died: April 2, 1972
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Auguste Piccard
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Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Died: January 28, 1963
 18 
C. W. W. Kannangara
(Sri Lankan Politician Who Played an Important Role in the Sri Lankan Independence Movement)
C. W. W. Kannangara
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sri Lanka
Died: September 23, 1969
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Arthur Ransome
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: June 3, 1967
 20 
Otto Rank
(Psychologist)
Otto Rank
0
Listed In: Psychologists
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: October 31, 1939
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Alma Gluck
(Romanian-American Opera Singer Who Was the First Musician to Sell a Million Record Copies)
Alma Gluck
2
Listed In: Opera Singers
Birthdate: 11th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ias,i, Bucharest, Romania
Died: October 27, 1938
 22 
Texas Guinan
(Actress)
Texas Guinan
1
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Waco, Texas, U.S.
Died: November 5, 1933
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Max Beckmann
(German Expressionist Painter and Printmaker)
Max Beckmann
0
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: December 27, 1950
 24 
Sara Teasdale
(Poet, Writer)
Sara Teasdale
2
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St. Louis
Died: January 29, 1933
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Isaac C. Kidd
(Military officer)
Isaac C. Kidd
0
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: December 7, 1941
 26 
Max Brod
(Former prolific writer best remembered as the friend and biographer of writer Franz Kafka)
Max Brod
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic
Died: December 20, 1968
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Princess Beatrice of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
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Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Eastwell Park, Kent, England
Died: July 13, 1966
 28 
Harry Langdon
(Comedian)
Harry Langdon
0
Listed In: Comedians
Birthdate: 15th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
Died: December 22, 1944
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Carl Friedrich Goerdeler
(One of the Leaders of the Conservative 'Widerstand' Movement in Nazi Germany)
Carl Friedrich Goerdeler
0
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Piła, Poland
Died: February 2, 1945
 30 
Vincent Auriol
(President of France from 1947 to 1954)
Vincent Auriol
0
Listed In: Presidents
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Revel, France
Died: January 1, 1966
 31 
Frank Maxwell Andrews
(Military General)
Frank Maxwell Andrews
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Died: May 3, 1943
 32 
Hugh Walpole
(British Novelist)
Hugh Walpole
1
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Died: June 1, 1941
 33 
Robert Flaherty
(Filmmaker)
Robert Flaherty
0
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Iron Mountain, Michigan
Died: July 23, 1951
Prince Adalbert of Prussia
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Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marmorpalais, Potsdam, Germany
Died: September 22, 1948
 35 
Alexandra Tolstaya
0
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yasnaya Polyana, Russia
Died: September 26, 1979
 36 
Marie Empress
(Actress)
Marie Empress
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Birmingham, England
Died: May 7, 1919
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Princess Helen of Serbia
0
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
Died: October 16, 1962
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Sig Ruman
(Former actor known for his portrayals of pompous and often stereotypically Teutonic officials or villains in more than 100 films)
Sig Ruman
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: February 14, 1967
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Harold Stirling Vanderbilt
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oakdale, New York, United States
Died: July 4, 1970
 40 
Peter Debye
(Dutch-American Physical Chemist and Physicist Who Won the 1936 Nobel Prize in Chemistry)
Peter Debye
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maastricht
Died: November 2, 1966
 41 
Lion Feuchtwanger
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: December 21, 1958
 42 
Hugo Gernsback
(Inventor)
Hugo Gernsback
0
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Died: August 19, 1967
 43 
Georges Duhamel
(Former writer who published Confession de minuit, the first of a series featuring the anti-hero Salavin)
Georges Duhamel
0
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 13, 1966
 44 
Ivy Compton-Burnett
2
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pinner, England
Died: August 27, 1969
 45 
Rómulo Gallegos
(Nobel Prize-Nominated Novelist Who Was Also Venezuela's First Freely Elected President)
Rómulo Gallegos
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela
Died: April 5, 1969
 46 
Étienne Gilson
(Philosopher, Historian, Politician, Professor, Philosophy historian)
Étienne Gilson
0
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris
Died: September 19, 1978
 47 
Molla Mallory
(Tennis player)
Molla Mallory
2
Listed In: Tennis Players
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Died: November 22, 1959
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Charles White Whittlesey
(United States Army Medal of Honor recipient who led the "Lost Battalion" in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive during World War I)
Charles White Whittlesey
1
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Florence, Wisconsin, United States
Died: November 26, 1921
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Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
(Expressionist painter)
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chemnitz, Germany
Died: August 10, 1976
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Harvey Fletcher
(Physicist)
Harvey Fletcher
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Provo, Utah, United States
Died: July 23, 1981