Famous People Born In 1886

Discover the most famous people born in 1886. The list includes people like Diego Rivera, Ty Cobb, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, David Ben-Gurion, Siegfried Sassoon and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, poets and philosophers born in 1886. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Austria and many more countries.

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
8th December, Mexican
Painter, Muralist
Al JolsonAl Jolson
26th May, American
Actor, Singer

Ty CobbTy Cobb
18th December, American
American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder

George MalloryGeorge Mallory
18th June, British, Tibetan
Mountaineer

Frank NittiFrank Nitti
27th January, Italian, American
Gangster

Salvatore MaranzanoSalvatore Maranzano
31st July, American
Mafia Boss
David Ben-GurionDavid Ben-Gurion
16th October, Israeli
 

Alfonso XIII of SpainAlfonso XIII of Spain
17th May, Spanish
King of Spain

Ludwig Mies van der RoheLudwig Mies van der Rohe
27th March, German
Architect
Siegfried SassoonSiegfried Sassoon
8th September, British
 

Hugo BlackHugo Black
27th February, American
Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of
Michael CurtizMichael Curtiz
24th December, American
Film Director

Henry H. ArnoldHenry H. Arnold
25th June, American
Military Leader

Karl BarthKarl Barth
10th May, Swiss
Theologian

Paul TillichPaul Tillich
20th August, German, American
 

Peter FreuchenPeter Freuchen
2nd February, Danish, American
Explorer
Edward WestonEdward Weston
24th March, American
Photographer

Karl von FrischKarl von Frisch
20th November, Austrian
Ethologist

Tarsila do AmaralTarsila do Amaral
1st September, Brazilian
Artist

Mary WigmanMary Wigman
13th November, German
Dancer, Choreographer
Archibald HillArchibald Hill
26th September, British
Physiologist

Bruce Fairchild BartonBruce Fairchild Barton
5th August, American
American author
Edward Calvin KendallEdward Calvin Kendall
8th March, American
Biochemist

Manne SiegbahnManne Siegbahn
3rd December, Swedish
Physicist

Hella WuolijokiHella Wuolijoki
22nd July, Finnish
Writer
Robert Robinson Robert Robinson
13th September, British
Scientist

Dora GabeDora Gabe
26th August, Bulgarian
Poet
Ed WynnEd Wynn
9th November, American
Actor

Rose Wilder LaneRose Wilder Lane
5th December, American
Journalists

Raymond A. SpruanceRaymond A. Spruance
3rd July, American
Officer, Diplomat
Victor McLaglenVictor McLaglen
10th December, British, American
Actor, Boxer

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Radhabinod PalRadhabinod Pal
27th January, Indian
Judge, University teacher
Bill JamesBill James
6th March, British
Actor

Theodor MorellTheodor Morell
22nd July, German
Physician

Ma RaineyMa Rainey
26th April, American
Street artist, Musician

Ernst ThälmannErnst Thälmann
16th April, German
Politician, Worker, Revolutionary, Trade unionist
René GuénonRené Guénon
15th November, French
Author
Clarence BirdseyeClarence Birdseye
9th December, American
Inventor, Engineer

Vyvyan HollandVyvyan Holland
3rd November, British
Writer

Karl PolanyiKarl Polanyi
25th October, Hungarian
Economist, Anthropologist, Economic historian,

Robert SchumanRobert Schuman
29th June, French, Luxembourgian
Statesman
Gotthard HeinriciGotthard Heinrici
25th December, German, Russian
Officer, Military personnel

Billy SingBilly Sing
2nd March, Australian
Military personnel

John Vereker, 6th Viscount GortJohn Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort
10th July, British
Military personnel

Zhu DeZhu De
1st December
Politician

Osman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VIIOsman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VII
6th April, Indian
Prince
Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount CherwellFrederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
5th April, British
Physicist, Politician, University teacher

Harold NicolsonHarold Nicolson
21st November, British
Diplomat
Joyce KilmerJoyce Kilmer
6th December, American
Writer

Béla KunBéla Kun
20th February, Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Journalist

Erich HoepnerErich Hoepner
14th September, German
Soldier
Marc BlochMarc Bloch
6th July, French
Historian, Medievalist, University teacher, Writer

Oskar KokoschkaOskar Kokoschka
1st March, Austrian, British
Painter, Playwright, Writer, Poet, University
Jean HersholtJean Hersholt
12th July, Danish, American
Film actor, Actor, Linguist, Writer, Translator

Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
3rd July, Italian
Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Alain LeRoy LockeAlain LeRoy Locke
13th September, American
teacher, philosopher

Frank DobsonFrank Dobson
18th November, British
Artist

John Bowes-LyonJohn Bowes-Lyon
1st April, British
Stockbroker, Cricketer
Jean ArpJean Arp
16th September, German, French
Sculptor

Bror von Blixen-FineckeBror von Blixen-Finecke
25th July, Swedish
Writer, Military personnel

Francis BiddleFrancis Biddle
9th May, American
lawyer, judge, screenwriter

Rex StoutRex Stout
1st December, American
American writer
Jan MasarykJan Masaryk
14th September, Czech
Diplomat

Hugh LoftingHugh Lofting
14th January, British
Author
Leo Geyr von SchweppenburgLeo Geyr von Schweppenburg
2nd March, German
Military General

Sergo OrdzhonikidzeSergo Ordzhonikidze
24th October, Georgian, Russian
Politician

Minnie VautrinMinnie Vautrin
27th September, American
Missionary
Edward Rydz-ŚmigłyEdward Rydz-Śmigły
11th March, Polish, Ukrainian
Polish Politician

Olaf StapledonOlaf Stapledon
10th May, British
Philosopher
Sergey KirovSergey Kirov
27th March, Russian
Politician

Aron NimzowitschAron Nimzowitsch
7th November, Danish, Latvian, Russian
Danish-Russian chess master

Erich FellgiebelErich Fellgiebel
4th October, German
Soldier
Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.
18th July, American
 

Maithili Sharan GuptMaithili Sharan Gupt
3rd August, Indian
Linguist, Poet, Politician, Translator
Stanley KetchelStanley Ketchel
14th September, American
Boxer

Kid OryKid Ory
25th December, American
bandleader, conductor, jazz musician

Edwin Ray GuthrieEdwin Ray Guthrie
9th January, American
Psychologist

Richard MulcahyRichard Mulcahy
10th May, Irish
Politician
Franz Josef PoppFranz Josef Popp
14th January, Austrian
Engineer, Manager, Entrepreneur
Douglas Southall FreemanDouglas Southall Freeman
16th May, American
Historian

Willem DreesWillem Drees
5th July, Dutch
Former Prime Minister of the Netherlands

Tsuguharu FoujitaTsuguharu Foujita
27th November, French, Japanese
Painter, Artist

Hugo BallHugo Ball
22nd February, German
Writer, Poet, Theatre director
Gus KahnGus Kahn
6th November, American
Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score

Lucy Hicks AndersonLucy Hicks Anderson
30th November, American
Socialite

Robert L. EichelbergerRobert L. Eichelberger
9th March, American
Military General

Chester BarnardChester Barnard
7th November, American
Business Executive

Clementine HunterClementine Hunter
30th November, American
Folk Artist
Hermann BrochHermann Broch
1st November, Austrian
Writer, Playwright

Alain-FournierAlain-Fournier
3rd October, French
French author
Frank LloydFrank Lloyd
2nd February, British, American
American-British film director

Raoul HausmannRaoul Hausmann
12th January, Austrian
photographer, writer, sculptor, artist, painter
Annette KellermanAnnette Kellerman
6th July, Australian
 
Glenn L. MartinGlenn L. Martin
17th January, American
Aviator