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.

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 Diego Rivera

Diego Rivera
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Guanajuato, Mexico
Died: November 25, 1957

 2 Ty Cobb

Ty Cobb
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: 18th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Narrows, Georgia, United States
Died: July 17, 1961

 3 Ma Rainey

Ma Rainey
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Listed In: Blues Musicians
Famous As: Street artist, Musician
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia, United States
Died: December 22, 1939
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 4 David Ben-Gurion

David Ben-Gurion
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Israel
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Płonsk, Poland
Died: December 1, 1973
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 5 Al Jolson

Al Jolson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor, Singer
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seredžius, Lithuania
Died: October 23, 1950

 6 George Mallory

George Mallory
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Mountaineer
Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mobberley, Cheshire, England
Died: June 9, 1924
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 7 Salvatore Maranzano

Salvatore Maranzano
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Mafia Boss
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Castellammare del Golfo, Italy
Died: September 10, 1931
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 8 Siegfried Sassoon

Siegfried Sassoon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Matfield, Kent, England
Died: September 1, 1967
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 9 Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Aachen, Germany
Died: August 17, 1969

 10 Frank Nitti

Frank Nitti
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Angri, Italy
Died: March 19, 1943
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 11 Ed Wynn

Ed Wynn
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: June 19, 1966

 12 Gerda Wegener

Gerda Wegener
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Listed In: Illustrators
Famous As: Illustrator
Birthdate: 15th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hammelev, Denmark
Died: July 28, 1940
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 13 Peter Freuchen

Peter Freuchen
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Nykøbing Falster, Denmark
Died: September 2, 1957

 14 Paul Tillich

Paul Tillich
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Famous As: Christian existentialist philosopher
Birthdate: 20th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Starosiedle, Poland
Died: October 22, 1965
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 15 Victor McLaglen

Victor McLaglen
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Actor, Boxer
Birthdate: 10th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stepney, East London, England
Died: November 7, 1959

 16 Rose Wilder Lane

Rose Wilder Lane
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Famous As: Journalists
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: De Smet, South Dakota, USA
Died: October 30, 1968
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 17 Alfonso XIII of Spain

Alfonso XIII of Spain
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Famous As: King of Spain (1886-1931)
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: February 28, 1941

 18 Raymond A. Spruance

Raymond A. Spruance
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Navy admiral during World War II
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: December 13, 1969
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 19 Clarence Birdseye

Clarence Birdseye
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor, Engineer
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Died: October 7, 1956

 20 Ernst Thälmann

Ernst Thälmann
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Famous As: Politician, Worker, Revolutionary, Trade unionist
Birthdate: 16th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamburg
Died: August 18, 1944
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 21 Edward Weston

Edward Weston
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Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Highland Park, Illinois, United States
Died: January 1, 1958

 22 Spring Byington

Spring Byington
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
Died: September 7, 1971
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 23 Hugo Black

Hugo Black
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ashland, Alabama, United States
Died: September 25, 1971

 24 Edward Rydz-Śmigły

Edward Rydz-Śmigły
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berezhany, Ukraine
Died: December 2, 1941
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 25 Michael Curtiz

Michael Curtiz
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Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: April 10, 1962

 26 Vyvyan Holland

Vyvyan Holland
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 10, 1967
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 27 Karl von Frisch

Karl von Frisch
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Listed In: Zoologists
Famous As: Ethologist
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: June 12, 1982

 28 Karl Polanyi

Karl Polanyi
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Famous As: Economist, Anthropologist, Economic historian, Historian, Journalist, Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Sociologist
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: April 23, 1964
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 29 Alain LeRoy Locke

Alain LeRoy Locke
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: teacher, philosopher
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Died: June 9, 1954

 30 John Cromwell

John Cromwell
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States
Died: September 26, 1979

 31 Tsuguharu Foujita

Tsuguharu Foujita
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Shinogawamachi, Tokyo, Japan
Died: January 29, 1968

 32 Tarsila do Amaral

Tarsila do Amaral
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Capivari, São Paulo, Brazil
Died: January 17, 1973

 33 Hilda Doolittle

Hilda Doolittle
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 27, 1961

 34 Edward C. Tolman

Edward C. Tolman
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Listed In: Psychologists
Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Newton
Died: November 19, 1959

 35 Mary Wigman

Mary Wigman
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Listed In: Choreographers
Famous As: Dancer, Choreographer
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: September 18, 1973

 36 John Jacob Astor V

John Jacob Astor V
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Famous As: Proprietor
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Died: July 19, 1971

 37 Jean Arp

Jean Arp
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: June 7, 1966

 38 Marc Bloch

Marc Bloch
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Listed In: Historians
Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: June 16, 1944

 39 Ōkawa Shūmei

Ōkawa Shūmei
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Yamagata, Japan
Died: December 24, 1957

 40 James Van Der Zee

James Van Der Zee
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Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lenox, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 15, 1983

 41 Hugh Lofting

Hugh Lofting
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Died: September 26, 1947

 42 Kurt Koffka

Kurt Koffka
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Listed In: Psychologists
Famous As: Psychologist, University teacher
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin
Died: November 22, 1941

 43 Richard Mulcahy

Richard Mulcahy
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Waterford, Ireland
Died: December 16, 1971

 44 Glenn L. Martin

Glenn L. Martin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Macksburg, Iowa, United States
Died: December 5, 1955

 45 Raoul Hausmann

Raoul Hausmann
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: photographer, writer, sculptor, artist, painter
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: February 1, 1971

 46 Kid Ory

Kid Ory
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Listed In: Jazz Musicians
Famous As: Former trombonist, bandleader
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: LaPlace, Louisiana, United States
Died: January 23, 1973

 47 Clementine Hunter

Clementine Hunter
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Folk Artist
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States
Died: January 1, 1988

 48 Franz Josef Popp

Franz Josef Popp
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Famous As: Engineer, Manager, Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: July 29, 1954

 49 Bruce Fairchild Barton

Bruce Fairchild Barton
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Famous As: American author
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Robbins, Tennessee
Died: July 5, 1967

 50 Marthe Bibesco

Marthe Bibesco
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
Died: November 28, 1973