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

Ernst RöhmErnst Röhm
28th November, German
Nazi War Criminal

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

Boris KarloffBoris Karloff
23rd November, British

Georgia O'KeeffeGeorgia O'Keeffe
15th November, American
Marjorie Merriweather PostMarjorie Merriweather Post
15th March, American

Erwin SchrödingerErwin Schrödinger
12th August, Austrian

Conrad HiltonConrad Hilton
25th December, American
American Hotelier and Businessman
Charles I of AustriaCharles I of Austria
17th August, Hungarian
Last ruler of Austro-Hungarian Empire

Alvin YorkAlvin York
13th December, American
Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
6th October, Swiss, French

William FrawleyWilliam Frawley
26th February, American

Shoeless Joe JacksonShoeless Joe Jackson
16th July, American
Baseball Player

Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
28th July, French, American

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

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

L. S. LowryL. S. Lowry
1st November, British
Alf LandonAlf Landon
9th September, American
Governor of Kansas

Felix YusupovFelix Yusupov
23rd March, Russian

John ReedJohn Reed
22nd October, American
Journalist, Poet
Barnes WallisBarnes Wallis
26th September, British
Inventor of Bouncing Bomb

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

Henry MoseleyHenry Moseley
23rd November, British

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

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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

Alexander WoollcottAlexander Woollcott
19th January, American
American critic
Lynn Fontanne Lynn Fontanne
6th December, British, American
Sigmund RombergSigmund Romberg
29th July, American

René CassinRené Cassin
5th October, French
French Jurist

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

Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of AlameinBernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
17th November, British
Allied Commander in World War II

Alvin C. YorkAlvin C. York
30th November
Warrior, Military Leader

Roscoe ArbuckleRoscoe Arbuckle
24th March, American

Pio of PietrelcinaPio of Pietrelcina
25th May, Italian
Theodore Roosevelt Jr.Theodore Roosevelt Jr.
13th September, American
Military Leader

Victoria Eugenie of BattenbergVictoria Eugenie of Battenberg
24th October, British
Violet JessopViolet Jessop
2nd October, Argentinian

Chuichi NagumoChuichi Nagumo
25th March, American

Arthur RubinsteinArthur Rubinstein
28th January, Polish, American
Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
22nd August, German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist

Sukumar RaySukumar Ray
30th October, Indian
Photographer, Poet, Writer, Illustrator,
Walter JohnsonWalter Johnson
6th November, American
Baseball player

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

Frederick FleetFrederick Fleet
15th October, British

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

Julian HuxleyJulian Huxley
22nd June, British
Jozef TisoJozef Tiso
13th October, Slovak

Swami SivanandaSwami Sivananda
8th September, Indian
Spiritual & Yoga Teacher

Florence PriceFlorence Price
30th November, American

Geoffrey FisherGeoffrey Fisher
5th May, British
Homma MasaharuHomma Masaharu
27th November, Japanese
Japanese general

Masaharu HommaMasaharu Homma
27th November, Japanese
Military personnel
Hans OsterHans Oster
9th August, German
Military personnel

Jack PhillipsJack Phillips
11th April, British

Floyd CollinsFloyd Collins
20th July, American
James FinlaysonJames Finlayson
27th August, Scottish
actor, comedian, stage actor

Ruth BenedictRuth Benedict
5th June, American
Anthropologist, Folklorist, University teacher,
Kurt SchwittersKurt Schwitters
20th June, German
Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Graphic designer,

Tom LongboatTom Longboat
4th June, Canadian
Athletics competitor

Hastings Lionel Ismay, Baron IsmayHastings Lionel Ismay, Baron Ismay
21st June, Indian, British
Military Officer
Joel TeitelbaumJoel Teitelbaum
13th January, Romanian
Philosopher, Rabbi

B. N. RauB. N. Rau
26th February, Indian
Civil servant
Grover Cleveland AlexanderGrover Cleveland Alexander
26th February, American
Baseball Player

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

Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
21st February, Japanese

Alexander VandegriftAlexander Vandegrift
13th March, American
Emilio MolaEmilio Mola
9th June, Spanish
military personnel
Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
28th September, American
Art collector, Basketball player, Athletics

George PólyaGeorge Pólya
13th December, American

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

Eubie BlakeEubie Blake
7th February, American
American composer
Courtney Hicks HodgesCourtney Hicks Hodges
5th January, American

Vincent MasseyVincent Massey
20th February, Canadian

Lothar RendulicLothar Rendulic
23rd October, German
military personnel

Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
31st July, Japanese
Military personnel

Wolfgang KöhlerWolfgang Köhler
21st January, Russian
Sylvia BeachSylvia Beach
14th March, American

Marianne MooreMarianne Moore
15th November, American
Poet, Writer
Marc MitscherMarc Mitscher
26th January, American
Admiral of the navy

Robinson JeffersRobinson Jeffers
10th January, American
Poet, Writer
George AbbottGeorge Abbott
25th June, American
Actor, Film director, Playwright, Screenwriter,
Maria MartinezMaria Martinez
30th November, American