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

Erwin SchrödingerErwin Schrödinger
12th August, Austrian
Physicist

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

Marcus Mosiah Garvey JrMarcus Garvey
17th August, Jamaican
Political leader

Conrad HiltonConrad Hilton
25th December, American
American Hotelier and Businessman
Shoeless Joe JacksonShoeless Joe Jackson
16th July, American
Baseball Player

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
6th October, Swiss, French
Architect

Ernst RöhmErnst Röhm
28th November, German
Nazi War Criminal
Marjorie Merriweather PostMarjorie Merriweather Post
15th March, American
Socialite

Boris KarloffBoris Karloff
23rd November, British
Actor
Charles I of AustriaCharles I of Austria
17th August, Hungarian
Last ruler of Austro-Hungarian Empire

William FrawleyWilliam Frawley
26th February, American
Actor

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

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

Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
28th July, French, American
Artist
Erich von MansteinErich von Manstein
24th November, German
Military Leader

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

Joe MasseriaJoe Masseria
17th January, Italian, American
Mafia Boss

Chico MarxChico Marx
22nd March, American
American comedian
Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
1st January, German
Admiral

Felix YusupovFelix Yusupov
23rd March, Russian
Nobleman
Rupert BrookeRupert Brooke
3rd August, British
Poet

Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11th January, American
 

Alf LandonAlf Landon
9th September, American
Governor of Kansas
Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger
16th September, French
Musician

Barnes WallisBarnes Wallis
26th September, British
Inventor of Bouncing Bomb
Henry MoseleyHenry Moseley
23rd November, British
Physicist

Jamini RoyJamini Roy
11th April, Indian
Indian painter

Heitor Villa-LobosHeitor Villa-Lobos
5th March, Brazilian
Latin American Composer
Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of AlameinBernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
17th November, British
Allied Commander in World War II

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Juan GrisJuan Gris
23rd March, Spanish
Painter
Govind Ballabh PantGovind Ballabh Pant
10th September, Indian
Freedom Fighter

Sigmund RombergSigmund Romberg
29th July, American
Composer

Lynn Fontanne Lynn Fontanne
6th December, British, American
Actress

Alexander WoollcottAlexander Woollcott
19th January, American
American critic
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

John ReedJohn Reed
22nd October, American
Journalist, Poet
Alvin YorkAlvin York
13th December, American
Soldier

Roscoe ArbuckleRoscoe Arbuckle
24th March, American
Actor

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

Nell CarterNell Carter
1st March, British
Actress

Grover Cleveland AlexanderGrover Cleveland Alexander
26th February, American
Baseball Player
Arthur RubinsteinArthur Rubinstein
28th January, American
Classical pianist

Nikolai VavilovNikolai Vavilov
13th November, Russian
botanist, biologist, explorer, geneticist,
M. N. RoyM. N. Roy
21st March, Indian
Politician, Philosopher

Joel TeitelbaumJoel Teitelbaum
13th January, Romanian
Philosopher, Rabbi

Walter JohnsonWalter Johnson
6th November, American
Baseball player
Frederick FleetFrederick Fleet
15th October, British
Sailor

Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
22nd August, German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist
Hans OsterHans Oster
9th August, German
Military personnel

Jozef TisoJozef Tiso
13th October, Slovak
Politician

Arthur PercivalArthur Percival
26th December, Malaysian, British
Military personnel

Julian HuxleyJulian Huxley
22nd June, British
British director

Floyd CollinsFloyd Collins
20th July, American
Explorer
Samuel Eliot MorisonSamuel Eliot Morison
9th July, American
Officer, Military historian, Historian, University

Kurt SchwittersKurt Schwitters
20th June, German
Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Graphic designer,

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

George AbbottGeorge Abbott
25th June, American
Actor, Film director, Playwright, Screenwriter,
Ruth BenedictRuth Benedict
5th June, American
Anthropologist, Folklorist, University teacher,

Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
28th September, American
Art collector, Basketball player, Athletics
Masaharu HommaMasaharu Homma
27th November, Japanese
Military personnel

Emilio MolaEmilio Mola
9th June, Spanish
military personnel

Marianne MooreMarianne Moore
15th November, American
Poet, Writer
Alexander VandegriftAlexander Vandegrift
13th March, American
General

Eubie BlakeEubie Blake
7th February, American
American composer
Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
21st February, Japanese
Officer

B. N. RauB. N. Rau
26th February, Indian
Civil servant

Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
31st July, Japanese
Military personnel
Lothar RendulicLothar Rendulic
23rd October, German
military personnel

Alvin C. YorkAlvin C. York
30th November
Warrior, Military Leader
Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.
13th September, American
 

Prince Naruhiko HigashikuniPrince Naruhiko Higashikuni
3rd December, Japanese
Politician, Military personnel

Geoffrey FisherGeoffrey Fisher
5th May, British
Archbishop

George PólyaGeorge Pólya
13th December, American
Mathematician
Eddie CollinsEddie Collins
2nd May, American
Baseball Player
Marc MitscherMarc Mitscher
26th January, American
Admiral of the navy

Wolfgang KöhlerWolfgang Köhler
21st January, Russian
Psychologist

Maria MartinezMaria Martinez
30th November, American
Artist

Robinson JeffersRobinson Jeffers
10th January, American
Poet, Writer
Leonard BloomfieldLeonard Bloomfield
1st April, American
linguist

Tom LongboatTom Longboat
4th June, Canadian
Athletics competitor

August MackeAugust Macke
3rd January, German
Painter

Sylvia BeachSylvia Beach
14th March, American
Bookseller

Ernest HolmesErnest Holmes
21st January, American
Philosopher, Writer
Vincent MasseyVincent Massey
20th February, Canadian
Diplomat

Bernard LeachBernard Leach
5th January, British
Ceramist
Heinrich von VietinghoffHeinrich von Vietinghoff
6th December, German
Military personnel

Antonio MorenoAntonio Moreno
26th September, Spanish, American
Actor, Film director, Film actor
Lil DagoverLil Dagover
30th September, German, Indonesian
Film Actress
Blaise CendrarsBlaise Cendrars
1st September, Swiss, French
War correspondent, Journalist, Poet, Writer,