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
Chiang Kai-shekChiang Kai-shek
31st October, Chinese
President of the Republic of China

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

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

Erwin SchrödingerErwin Schrödinger
12th August, Austrian

Boris KarloffBoris Karloff
23rd November, British
Georgia O'KeeffeGeorgia O'Keeffe
15th November, American

Ernst RöhmErnst Röhm
28th November, German
Nazi War Criminal

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
6th October, Swiss, French
Charles I of AustriaCharles I of Austria
17th August, Hungarian
Last ruler of Austro-Hungarian Empire

Shoeless Joe JacksonShoeless Joe Jackson
16th July, American
Baseball Player
William FrawleyWilliam Frawley
26th February, American

Alvin YorkAlvin York
13th December, American

Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
28th July, French, American

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

Erich von MansteinErich von Manstein
24th November, German
Military Leader
Marc ChagallMarc Chagall
6th July, Belarusian, French, Russian

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

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

Marjorie Merriweather PostMarjorie Merriweather Post
15th March, American
Chico MarxChico Marx
22nd March, American
American comedian

Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
1st January, German
Felix YusupovFelix Yusupov
23rd March, Russian

Alf LandonAlf Landon
9th September, American
Governor of Kansas

M. N. RoyM. N. Roy
22nd March, Indian
Indian Revolutionary
Henry MoseleyHenry Moseley
23rd November, British

Rupert BrookeRupert Brooke
3rd August, British
Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11th January, American

Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger
16th September, French

Govind Ballabh PantGovind Ballabh Pant
10th September, Indian
Freedom Fighter
Barnes WallisBarnes Wallis
26th September, British
Inventor of Bouncing Bomb

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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

Jamini RoyJamini Roy
11th April, Indian
Indian painter

Juan GrisJuan Gris
23rd March, Spanish

René CassinRené Cassin
5th October, French
French Jurist
Alexander WoollcottAlexander Woollcott
19th January, American
American critic
Lynn Fontanne Lynn Fontanne
6th December, British, American

Sigmund RombergSigmund Romberg
29th July, American

Gustav Ludwig HertzGustav Ludwig Hertz
22nd July, German

James B. Sumner James B. Sumner
19th November, American
Beulah Louise HenryBeulah Louise Henry
11th February, American
Lady Edison

John ReedJohn Reed
22nd October, American
Journalist, Poet

Roscoe ArbuckleRoscoe Arbuckle
24th March, American

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

Nell CarterNell Carter
1st March, British
Victoria Eugenie of BattenbergVictoria Eugenie of Battenberg
24th October, British

Arthur RubinsteinArthur Rubinstein
28th January, Polish, American
Violet JessopViolet Jessop
2nd October, Argentinian

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

Arthur PercivalArthur Percival
26th December, Malaysian, British
Military personnel
Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
22nd August, German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist

Walter JohnsonWalter Johnson
6th November, American
Baseball player
Floyd CollinsFloyd Collins
20th July, American

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

Julian HuxleyJulian Huxley
22nd June, British

Samuel Eliot MorisonSamuel Eliot Morison
9th July, American
Officer, Military historian, Historian, University

Ruth BenedictRuth Benedict
5th June, American
Anthropologist, Folklorist, University teacher,
Jozef TisoJozef Tiso
13th October, Slovak

Frederick FleetFrederick Fleet
15th October, British

Hans OsterHans Oster
9th August, German
Military personnel

Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
21st February, Japanese
Kurt SchwittersKurt Schwitters
20th June, German
Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Graphic designer,

Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
28th September, American
Art collector, Basketball player, Athletics
Mamoru ShigemitsuMamoru Shigemitsu
29th July, Japanese

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

Grover Cleveland AlexanderGrover Cleveland Alexander
26th February, American
Baseball Player
Alexander VandegriftAlexander Vandegrift
13th March, American

Alvin C. YorkAlvin C. York
30th November
Warrior, Military Leader
Masaharu HommaMasaharu Homma
27th November, Japanese
Military personnel

George PólyaGeorge Pólya
13th December, American

B. N. RauB. N. Rau
26th February, Indian
Civil servant
Emilio MolaEmilio Mola
9th June, Spanish
military personnel

Eubie BlakeEubie Blake
7th February, American
American composer
Joel TeitelbaumJoel Teitelbaum
13th January, Romanian
Philosopher, Rabbi

Geoffrey FisherGeoffrey Fisher
5th May, British

Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of LinlithgowVictor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow
24th September, British
Governor-General of India

Lothar RendulicLothar Rendulic
23rd October, German
military personnel
Pio of PietrelcinaPio of Pietrelcina
25th May, Italian
Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
31st July, Japanese
Military personnel

Marc MitscherMarc Mitscher
26th January, American
Admiral of the navy

Vincent MasseyVincent Massey
20th February, Canadian

Eddie CollinsEddie Collins
2nd May, American
Baseball Player
Robinson JeffersRobinson Jeffers
10th January, American
Poet, Writer

Wolfgang KöhlerWolfgang Köhler
21st January, Russian

Tom LongboatTom Longboat
4th June, Canadian
Athletics competitor

Marianne MooreMarianne Moore
15th November, American
Poet, Writer

Tetsu KatayamaTetsu Katayama
28th July, Japanese
Prime Minister,politician
George AbbottGeorge Abbott
25th June, American
Actor, Film director, Playwright, Screenwriter,

Maria MartinezMaria Martinez
30th November, American
Leonard BloomfieldLeonard Bloomfield
1st April, American

Heinrich von VietinghoffHeinrich von Vietinghoff
6th December, German
Military personnel
August MackeAugust Macke
3rd January, German
Sylvia BeachSylvia Beach
14th March, American