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
(Painter, Muralist)

8th December

Mexican

Al JolsonAl Jolson
(Actor, Singer)

26th May

American

George MalloryGeorge Mallory
(Mountaineer)

18th June

British,Tibetan

David Ben-GurionDavid Ben-Gurion

16th October

Israeli

Ty CobbTy Cobb
(American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder)

18th December

American

Ludwig Mies van der RoheLudwig Mies van der Rohe
(Architect)

27th March

German

Peter FreuchenPeter Freuchen
(Explorer)

2nd February

Danish,American

Salvatore MaranzanoSalvatore Maranzano
(Mafia Boss)

31st July

American

Siegfried SassoonSiegfried Sassoon

8th September

British

Karl BarthKarl Barth
(Theologian)

10th May

Swiss

Paul TillichPaul Tillich

20th August

German,American

Michael CurtizMichael Curtiz
(Film Director)

24th December

American

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Edward WestonEdward Weston
(Photographer)

24th March

American

Mary WigmanMary Wigman
(Dancer, Choreographer)

13th November

German

Karl von FrischKarl von Frisch
(Ethologist)

20th November

Austrian

Tarsila do AmaralTarsila do Amaral
(Artist)

1st September

Brazilian

Bruce Fairchild BartonBruce Fairchild Barton
(American author)

5th August

American

Archibald HillArchibald Hill
(Physiologist)

26th September

British

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Edward Calvin KendallEdward Calvin Kendall
(Biochemist)

8th March

American

Manne SiegbahnManne Siegbahn
(Physicist)

3rd December

Swedish

Hella WuolijokiHella Wuolijoki
(Writer)

22nd July

Finnish

Robert Robinson Robert Robinson
(Scientist)

13th September

British

Dora GabeDora Gabe
(Poet)

26th August

Bulgarian

Frank NittiFrank Nitti
(Criminal)

27th January

Italian,American

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Alfonso XIII of SpainAlfonso XIII of Spain

17th May

Spanish

Victor McLaglenVictor McLaglen
(Actor, Boxer)

10th December

British,American

Hugo BlackHugo Black
(Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States)

27th February

American

Henry H. ArnoldHenry H. Arnold
(Military personnel, Aviator)

25th June

American

Theodor MorellTheodor Morell
(Physician)

22nd July

German

Ma RaineyMa Rainey
(Street artist, Musician)

26th April

American

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Sergey KirovSergey Kirov
(Politician)

27th March

Russian

Karl PolanyiKarl Polanyi
(Economist, Anthropologist, Economic historian, Historian, Journalist, Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Sociologist)

25th October

Hungarian

Raymond A. SpruanceRaymond A. Spruance
(Officer, Diplomat)

3rd July

American

Oskar KokoschkaOskar Kokoschka
(Painter, Playwright, Writer, Poet, University teacher)

1st March

Austrian,British

Ernst ThälmannErnst Thälmann
(Politician, Worker, Revolutionary, Trade unionist)

16th April

German

René GuénonRené Guénon
(Author)

15th November

French

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Robert SchumanRobert Schuman
(Statesman)

29th June

French,Luxembourgian

Harold NicolsonHarold Nicolson
(Horticulturist, Politician, Diplomat, Diarist, Writer, Journalist, Biographer)

21st November

British

Béla KunBéla Kun
(Politician, Diplomat, Journalist)

20th February

Hungarian

Osman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VIIOsman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VII
(Politician)

6th April

Zhu DeZhu De
(Politician)

1st December

Gotthard HeinriciGotthard Heinrici
(Officer, Military personnel)

25th December

German,Russian

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Alain LeRoy LockeAlain LeRoy Locke
(teacher, philosopher)

13th September

American

John Vereker, 6th Viscount GortJohn Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort
(Military personnel)

10th July

British

Jean HersholtJean Hersholt
(Film actor, Actor, Linguist, Writer, Translator)

12th July

Danish,American

Marc BlochMarc Bloch
(Historian, Medievalist, University teacher, Writer)

6th July

French

Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.

18th July

American

Maithili Sharan GuptMaithili Sharan Gupt
(Linguist, Poet, Politician, Translator)

3rd August

Indian

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Erich HoepnerErich Hoepner
(Soldier)

14th September

German

John Bowes-LyonJohn Bowes-Lyon
(Stockbroker, Cricketer)

1st April

British

Radhabinod PalRadhabinod Pal
(Judge, University teacher)

27th January

Indian

Rex StoutRex Stout
(American writer)

1st December

American

Clarence BirdseyeClarence Birdseye
(Inventor, Engineer)

9th December

American

Billy SingBilly Sing
(Military personnel)

2nd March

Australian

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Hugo BallHugo Ball
(Writer, Poet, Theatre director)

22nd February

German

Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount CherwellFrederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
(Physicist, Politician, University teacher)

5th April

British

Edward C. TolmanEdward C. Tolman
(Psychologist)

14th April

American

Minnie VautrinMinnie Vautrin
(Missionary)

27th September

American

Raoul HausmannRaoul Hausmann
(photographer, writer, sculptor, artist, painter)

12th January

Austrian

Tsuguharu FoujitaTsuguharu Foujita
(Painter, Artist)

27th November

French,Japanese

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Bror von Blixen-FineckeBror von Blixen-Finecke
(Writer, Military personnel)

25th July

Swedish

James Van Der ZeeJames Van Der Zee
(Photographer)

29th June

American

Kid OryKid Ory
(bandleader, conductor, jazz musician)

25th December

American

Francis BiddleFrancis Biddle
(lawyer, judge, screenwriter)

9th May

American

Aron NimzowitschAron Nimzowitsch
(Danish-Russian chess master)

7th November

Danish,Latvian,Russian

Erich FellgiebelErich Fellgiebel
(Soldier)

4th October

German

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Hermann BrochHermann Broch
(Writer, Playwright)

1st November

Austrian

Franz RosenzweigFranz Rosenzweig
(Philosopher, Translator, Historian, Bible translator)

25th December

German

Kurt KoffkaKurt Koffka
(Psychologist, University teacher)

18th March

German

Frederic BartlettFrederic Bartlett
(Teacher, Psychologist, University teacher)

20th October

British

Gus KahnGus Kahn
(Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score composer)

6th November

American

Frank LloydFrank Lloyd
(American-British film director)

2nd February

British,American

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Willem DreesWillem Drees
(Former Prime Minister of the Netherlands)

5th July

Dutch

Gottfried BennGottfried Benn
(Poet, Writer, Essayist, Novelist)

2nd May

German

Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
(Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer)

3rd July

Italian

Edward BachEdward Bach
(Physician, Writer, Homeopath)

24th September

British

Ernest BurgessErnest Burgess
(Sociologist, Criminologist)

16th May

Canadian,American

G. I. TaylorG. I. Taylor
(Physicist, Engineer, Mathematician, Meteorologist)

7th March

British

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Alain-FournierAlain-Fournier
(French author)

3rd October

French

Annette KellermanAnnette Kellerman

6th July

Australian

Franz Josef PoppFranz Josef Popp
(Engineer, Manager, Entrepreneur)

14th January

Austrian

Edwin FischerEdwin Fischer
(Swiss classical pianist)

6th October

Swiss

Paul Dudley WhitePaul Dudley White
(Physician, Cardiologist, University teacher)

6th June

American

Hans ArpHans Arp

16th September

French

David Ben GurionDavid Ben Gurion

16th October

Israeli

Grigoriy OrdzhonikidzeGrigoriy Ordzhonikidze

24th October

Georgian,Russian

Randolph Silliman BourneRandolph Silliman Bourne

30th May

American

Edward Rydz-ŚmigłyEdward Rydz-Śmigły
(Polish Politician)

11th March

Polish,Ukrainian

Ğabdulla TuqayĞabdulla Tuqay
(Poet)

26th April

Russian

Sir (Alexander) Robert AtkinsSir (Alexander) Robert Atkins

10th August

British

Ștefan DimitrescuȘtefan Dimitrescu
(Painter)

18th January

Romanian

Władysław TatarkiewiczWładysław Tatarkiewicz
(Art historian, Philosopher)

3rd April