Famous People Born In 1885

Discover the most famous people born in 1885. The list includes people like Niels Bohr, Ezra Pound, D. H. Lawrence, Alice Paul, Sinclair Lewis and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include soldiers, political leaders, journalists and novelists born in 1885. This list includes people from United States, Germany, France & United Kingdom and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 George Patton

George Patton.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Gabriel, California, United States
Died: December 21, 1945

 2 Princess Alice of Battenberg

Princess Alice of Battenberg.
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Famous As: Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Windsor, United Kingdom
Died: December 5, 1969
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 3 Hugo Boss

Hugo Boss.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Metzingen, Germany
Died: August 9, 1948

 4 Chester W. Nimitz

Chester W. Nimitz.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Commander in Chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet in World War II
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fredericksburg, Texas, United States
Died: February 20, 1966
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 5 D. H. Lawrence

D. H. Lawrence.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Eastwood, England
Died: March 2, 1930

 6 Clementine Churchill

Clementine Churchill.
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Winston Churchill's wife
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mayfair, London, England
Died: December 12, 1977
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 7 Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound.
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hailey, Idaho, United States
Died: November 1, 1972
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 8 Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Nobel Prize Winning Physicist
Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 18, 1962
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 9 Karen Blixen

Karen Blixen.
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rungsted, Zealand, Denmark
Died: September 7, 1962

 10 Hedda Hopper

Hedda Hopper.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: February 1, 1966
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 11 Albert Kesselring

Albert Kesselring.
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Listed In: War Criminals
Famous As: War Criminal
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Marktsteft, Kingdom of Bavaria, Germany
Died: July 16, 1960

 12 Faisal I of Iraq

Faisal I of Iraq.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Iraq
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: September 8, 1933
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 13 A'Lelia Walker

A'Lelia Walker
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businesswoman
Birthdate: 6th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vicksburg, Mississippi, United States
Died: August 17, 1931

 14 Tomoyuki Yamashita

Tomoyuki Yamashita.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Japanese General
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Otoyo, Kōchi Prefecture, Japan
Died: February 23, 1946
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 15 Julius Streicher

Julius Streicher.
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Famous As: A Member of National Socialist German Workers' Party (NSDAP)
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fleinhausen, Kingdom of Bavaria, German Empire
Died: October 16, 1946

 16 Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Birthdate: 7th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sauk Centre
Died: January 10, 1951
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 17 George

George
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stannards, New York, United States
Died: February 9, 1969

 18 Theda Bara

Theda Bara
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cincinnati
Died: April 7, 1955
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 19 Kato Svanidze

Kato Svanidze.
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Joseph Stalin's Wife
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: December 5, 1907

 20 Wallace Beery

Wallace Beery.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Clay County
Died: April 15, 1949
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 21 John Curtin

John Curtin.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 14th Prime Minister of Australia
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Creswick
Died: July 5, 1945

 22 Will Durant

Will Durant.
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Famous As: Writer, Historian, Philosopher
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: North Adams, Massachusetts
Died: November 7, 1981
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 23 Jerome Kern

Jerome Kern
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer, Songwriter, Film score composer, Coin collecting
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: November 11, 1945

 24 Roman von Ungern-Sternberg

Roman von Ungern-Sternberg
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: officer
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Graz
Died: September 15, 1921
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 25 Bess Truman

Bess Truman
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Listed In: First Ladies
Famous As: politician
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Independence
Died: October 18, 1982

 26 Erich von Stroheim

Erich von Stroheim
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: May 12, 1957
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 27 György Lukács

György Lukács
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: June 4, 1971

 28 Hugo Sperrle

Hugo Sperrle
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel, Aviator
Birthdate: 7th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ludwigsburg
Died: April 2, 1953
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 29 Keith Murdoch

Keith Murdoch
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: War correspondent
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Melbourne
Died: October 5, 1952

 30 Yakov Sverdlov

Yakov Sverdlov
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Died: March 16, 1919

 31 Hermann Hoth

Hermann Hoth
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel, Memoirist
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Neuruppin
Died: January 25, 1971

 32 William E. Fairbairn

William E. Fairbairn
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Judoka
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rickmansworth
Died: June 20, 1960

 33 Sabina Spielrein

Sabina Spielrein
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Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russian Empire
Died: August 11, 1942

 34 Karen Horney

Karen Horney
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Psychoanalyst
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Blankenese, Hamburg, Germany
Died: December 4, 1952

 35 Edna Ferber

Edna Ferber
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Famous As: playwright, novelist, writer,screenwriter
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Appleton
Died: April 16, 1968

 36 Alice Paul

Alice Paul.
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Famous As: Women's rights activist
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey, United States
Died: July 9, 1977

 37 Karl Radek

Karl Radek
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, University teacher, Journalist
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lviv
Died: May 19, 1939

 38 Christian Wirth

Christian Wirth
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Officer, Torturer
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Balzheim
Died: May 16, 1944

 39 Heinrich Brüning

Heinrich Brüning
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President, Academician, economist, activist
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Münster
Died: March 30, 1970

 40 Duncan Grant

Duncan Grant
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rothiemurchus, Aviemore, Scotland
Died: May 8, 1978

 41 Mikhail Frunze

Mikhail Frunze
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bishkek
Died: October 31, 1925

 42 Alban Berg

Alban Berg.
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: December 24, 1935

 43 Otto Klemperer

Otto Klemperer
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Orchestra
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: July 6, 1973

 44 Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Died: June 13, 1951

 45 Giacomo Matteotti

Giacomo Matteotti
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fratta Polesine
Died: June 10, 1924

 46 Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl

Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician and Theoretical Physicist
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Elmshorn, Germany
Died: December 8, 1955

 47 Tara Singh

Tara Singh
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Sikh leader
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rawalpindi, Punjab, British India
Died: November 22, 1967

 48 Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Kuwait City
Died: January 29, 1950

 49 Sonia Delaunay

Sonia Delaunay.
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ukraine
Died: December 5, 1979

 50 John Edensor Littlewood

John Edensor Littlewood
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician, University teacher
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: September 6, 1977