Famous People Born In 1887

Discover the most famous people born in 1887. The list includes people like Srinivasa Ramanujan, Erwin Schrödinger, Chiang Kai-shek, Marcel Duchamp, Le Corbusier and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, poets and artists born in 1887. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Srinivasa RamanujanSrinivasa Ramanujan
22nd December, Indian
Mathematician
Chiang Kai-shekChiang Kai-shek
31st October, Chinese
President of the Republic of China

Charles I of AustriaCharles I of Austria
17th August, Hungarian
Last ruler of Austro-Hungarian Empire

Georgia O'KeeffeGeorgia O'Keeffe
15th November, American
Artist

Alvin YorkAlvin York
13th December, American
Soldier

Marcus Mosiah Garvey JrMarcus Garvey
17th August, Jamaican
Political leader
Ernst RöhmErnst Röhm
28th November, German
Nazi War Criminal

Conrad HiltonConrad Hilton
25th December, American
American Hotelier and Businessman

Shoeless Joe JacksonShoeless Joe Jackson
16th July, American
Baseball Player
Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of AlameinBernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
17th November, British
Allied Commander in World War II

Erwin SchrödingerErwin Schrödinger
12th August, Austrian
Physicist
Boris KarloffBoris Karloff
23rd November, British
Actor

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
6th October, Swiss, French
Architect

Vidkun QuislingVidkun Quisling
18th July, Norwegian
World war II Norwegian Politician & Military

Marjorie Merriweather PostMarjorie Merriweather Post
15th March, American
Socialite

Erich von MansteinErich von Manstein
24th November, German
Military Leader
William FrawleyWilliam Frawley
26th February, American
Actor

Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
28th July, French, American
Artist

Marc ChagallMarc Chagall
6th July, Belarusian, French, Russian
Artist

Joe MasseriaJoe Masseria
17th January, Italian, American
Mafia Boss
Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
1st January, German
Admiral

Felix YusupovFelix Yusupov
23rd March, Russian
Nobleman
Chico MarxChico Marx
22nd March, American
American comedian

L. S. LowryL. S. Lowry
1st November, British
Artist

M. N. RoyM. N. Roy
22nd March, Indian
Indian Revolutionary
Rupert BrookeRupert Brooke
3rd August, British
Poet

John ReedJohn Reed
22nd October, American
Journalist, Poet
Alf LandonAlf Landon
9th September, American
Governor of Kansas

Barnes WallisBarnes Wallis
26th September, British
Inventor of Bouncing Bomb

Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger
16th September, French
Musician
Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11th January, American
 

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Henry MoseleyHenry Moseley
23rd November, British
Physicist
Govind Ballabh PantGovind Ballabh Pant
10th September, Indian
Freedom Fighter

Jamini RoyJamini Roy
11th April, Indian
Indian painter

Heitor Villa-LobosHeitor Villa-Lobos
5th March, Brazilian
Latin American Composer

Juan GrisJuan Gris
23rd March, Spanish
Painter
Lynn Fontanne Lynn Fontanne
6th December, British, American
Actress
Alexander WoollcottAlexander Woollcott
19th January, American
American critic

Sigmund RombergSigmund Romberg
29th July, American
Composer

René CassinRené Cassin
5th October, French
French Jurist

Beulah Louise HenryBeulah Louise Henry
11th February, American
Lady Edison
Gustav Ludwig HertzGustav Ludwig Hertz
22nd July, German
Physicists

James B. Sumner James B. Sumner
19th November, American
Chemist

Theodore Roosevelt Jr.Theodore Roosevelt Jr.
13th September, American
Military Leader

Pio of PietrelcinaPio of Pietrelcina
25th May, Italian
 

Roscoe ArbuckleRoscoe Arbuckle
24th March, American
Actor
Victoria Eugenie of BattenbergVictoria Eugenie of Battenberg
24th October, British
Queen

Frederick FleetFrederick Fleet
15th October, British
Sailor
Violet JessopViolet Jessop
2nd October, Argentinian
Nurse

Chuichi NagumoChuichi Nagumo
25th March, American
Admiral

Ernest Augustus, Duke of BrunswickErnest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick
17th November, German
Duke
Walter JohnsonWalter Johnson
6th November, American
Baseball player

Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
22nd August, German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist
Homma MasaharuHomma Masaharu
27th November, Japanese
Japanese general

Arthur RubinsteinArthur Rubinstein
28th January, Polish, American
Pianist

Earnest HootonEarnest Hooton
20th November, American
Anthropologist

Florence PriceFlorence Price
30th November, American
Composer

Swami SivanandaSwami Sivananda
8th September, Indian
Spiritual & Yoga Teacher
Julian HuxleyJulian Huxley
22nd June, British
Biologist

Sukumar RaySukumar Ray
30th October, Indian
Photographer, Poet, Writer, Illustrator,

Floyd CollinsFloyd Collins
20th July, American
Explorer

Hermine Reuss of GreizHermine Reuss of Greiz
17th December, German
Princess
Jozef TisoJozef Tiso
13th October, Slovak
Politician

Arthur PercivalArthur Percival
26th December, Malaysian, British
Military personnel
Grover Cleveland AlexanderGrover Cleveland Alexander
26th February, American
Baseball Player

Hans OsterHans Oster
9th August, German
Military personnel

Prince August Wilhelm of PrussiaPrince August Wilhelm of Prussia
29th January, German
Military personnel
Jack PhillipsJack Phillips
11th April, British
radiotelegraphist

B. N. RauB. N. Rau
26th February, Indian
Civil servant
Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
28th September, American
Art collector, Basketball player, Athletics

Nikolai VavilovNikolai Vavilov
13th November, Russian
botanist, biologist, explorer, geneticist,

Sylvia BeachSylvia Beach
14th March, American
Bookseller
Geoffrey FisherGeoffrey Fisher
5th May, British
Archbishop

Maria MartinezMaria Martinez
30th November, American
Artist
Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
21st February, Japanese
Officer

Hastings Lionel Ismay, Baron IsmayHastings Lionel Ismay, Baron Ismay
21st June, Indian, British
Military Officer

Lothar RendulicLothar Rendulic
23rd October, German
military personnel

Prince Naruhiko HigashikuniPrince Naruhiko Higashikuni
3rd December, Japanese
Politician, Military personnel
Emilio MolaEmilio Mola
9th June, Spanish
military personnel
Alexander VandegriftAlexander Vandegrift
13th March, American
General

Ruth BenedictRuth Benedict
5th June, American
Anthropologist, Folklorist, University teacher,

Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
31st July, Japanese
Military personnel

Kurt SchwittersKurt Schwitters
20th June, German
Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Graphic designer,
Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of LinlithgowVictor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow
24th September, British
Governor-General of India

Joe McCarthyJoe McCarthy
21st April, American
Baseball player

Joel TeitelbaumJoel Teitelbaum
13th January, Romanian
Philosopher, Rabbi

George PólyaGeorge Pólya
13th December, American
Mathematician

Eubie BlakeEubie Blake
7th February, American
American composer
Eddie CollinsEddie Collins
2nd May, American
Baseball Player

Courtney Hicks HodgesCourtney Hicks Hodges
5th January, American
General
Marc MitscherMarc Mitscher
26th January, American
Admiral of the navy

Charles BeckerCharles Becker
24th November, German
actor
James FinlaysonJames Finlayson
27th August, Scottish
actor, comedian, stage actor
Luís Filipe, Prince Royal of PortugalLuís Filipe, Prince Royal of Portugal
21st March, Portuguese
Prince