Famous People Born In 1888

Discover the most famous people born in 1888. The list includes people like Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Jim Thorpe, John Logie Baird, Raymond Chandler, Harpo Marx and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, physicists and diplomats born in 1888. This list includes people from United States, Germany, India & United Kingdom and many more countries.

T. S. EliotT. S. Eliot
26th September, American
Poet
T. E. LawrenceT. E. Lawrence
16th August, British
Archaeologist

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
28th May, American
Athlete

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
5th September, Indian
Confident, Ambitious

Dale Breckenridge CarnegieDale Carnegie
24th November, American
Self-Help Writer, Motivational Guru, Public

Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
17th June, German, Polish
German General
Robert MosesRobert Moses
18th December, American
Public Official

Henry A. WallaceHenry A. Wallace
7th October, American
33rd Vice President of the U.S.A.

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill Eugene O'Neill
16th October, American
Playwright
Harilal GandhiHarilal Gandhi
30th November, Indian
Mahatma Gandhi’s Son

Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
23rd July, American
Novelist and Screenwriter
Harpo MarxHarpo Marx
23rd November, American
Comedian

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
13th August, British, Scottish
Engineer

Carl SchmittCarl Schmitt
11th July, German
Jurist, Geopolitician, Political Scientist

Maurice ChevalierMaurice Chevalier
12th September, French
Actor, Singer

John Foster DullesJohn Foster Dulles
25th February, American
Former United States Secretary of State
Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield
14th October, New Zealander
 

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
9th October, Russian
Politician

Fernando PessoaFernando Pessoa
13th June, Portuguese
 

Alexander I of YugoslaviaAlexander I of Yugoslavia
16th December, Yugoslav, Serbian
King
Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
10th July, Italian
Artist

Jean MonnetJean Monnet
9th November, French
Political Economist & Diplomat
J. B. KirpalaniJ. B. Kripalani
11th November, Indian
Politician

C.V. RamanC.V. Raman
7th November, Indian
Physicist

Maulana Abul Kalam AzadMaulana Abul Kalam Azad
11th November, Indian
Indian scholar
Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
22nd July, Ukrainian
Discoverer of Streptomycin

Otto SternOtto Stern
17th February, German
Physicist
Fritz ZernikeFrits Zernike
16th July, Dutch
Physicist

Giuseppe UngarettiGiuseppe Ungaretti
8th February, Italian
Poet, Essayist

Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
3rd April, British
Writer & Critic
Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
13th May, Danish
Seismologist, Geophysicist

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Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
17th October, Swiss
Mathematician
Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
27th April, Peruvian
Narrator

Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras
30th October, Greek
Olympic athlete

C. V. RamanC. V. Raman
7th November, Indian
Physicist, University teacher

Irving BerlinIrving Berlin
11th May, American, Russian
Street artist, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter,
Lead BellyLead Belly
20th January, American
Singer
Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
25th October, American
Naval officer

Joe AllenJoe Allen
6th August, American
Actor

Knute RockneKnute Rockne
4th March, American
Head coach, American football player

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
8th October
Military personnel
Molly MaloneMolly Malone
7th December, American
Actress

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
7th November, Ukrainian
Author

José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca
19th November, Cuban
Chess Player

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
19th February, Filipino
Nurse

F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
28th December, German
Film director
Friedrich OlbrichtFriedrich Olbricht
4th October, German
Military personnel, Officer

Josef AlbersJosef Albers
19th March, German, American
Painter, Artist, University teacher
Max SteinerMax Steiner
10th May, Austrian, American
Conductor, Composer, Musician, Screenwriter, Film

Vladimir K. ZworykinVladimir K. Zworykin
17th July, American, Russian
engineer, physicist, inventor

Grey OwlGrey Owl
18th September, Canadian, British
Writer, Novelist
George PapandreouGeorge Papandreou
13th February, Greek
Greek Politician

August KubizekAugust Kubizek
3rd August, Austrian
Conductor, Painter, Writer
Carin GöringCarin Göring
21st October, Swedish
 

Gerrit RietveldGerrit Rietveld
24th June, Dutch
Dutch designer

Tris SpeakerTris Speaker
4th April, American
Baseball Player

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
11th November, Swiss
Painter, Writer

Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
3rd April, American
Officer
R. G. LeTourneauR. G. LeTourneau
30th November, American
 

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
30th November, Pakistani
politician

Georges VanierGeorges Vanier
23rd April, Canadian
Diplomat, Military personnel

John GarandJohn Garand
1st January, Canadian, American
Designer
Alexander FriedmannAlexander Friedmann
16th June, Russian
Mathematician, Physicist

James FarleyJames Farley
30th May, American
Politician
Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
17th February, British
Author

Joseph P. KennedyJoseph P. Kennedy Sr.
6th September, American
Business person

Toni WolffToni Wolff
18th September, Swiss
Psychologist
Andrei TupolevAndrei Tupolev
10th November, Russian
Designer

Toyohiko KagawaToyohiko Kagawa
10th July, Japanese
Peace Activist
Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
13th February, Greek
Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer

Maxwell AndersonMaxwell Anderson
15th December, American
Playwright

Richard CourantRichard Courant
8th January, German
Mathematician, University teacher
Oskar SchlemmerOskar Schlemmer
4th September, German
Sculptor, Painter, Puppeteer, Artist, Librettist,

Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
25th April, Japanese
Karateka
John Crowe RansomJohn Crowe Ransom
30th April, American
Educator

Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
16th December, French
Officer, Military personnel

Frances MarionFrances Marion
18th November, American
Screenwriter

Alfonso BialettiAlfonso Bialetti
30th November, Italian
inventor, entrepreneur, engineer
Milan StojadinovićMilan Stojadinović
4th August, Serbian
Political figure
J. Arthur RankJ. Arthur Rank
22nd December, British
Industrialist

Horace PippinHorace Pippin
22nd February, American
Painter

William Hood SimpsonWilliam Hood Simpson
18th May, American
Army Officer

Ernst KretschmerErnst Kretschmer
8th October, German
Psychiatrist
Georges BernanosGeorges Bernanos
20th February, French
Author

Tôn Đức ThắngTôn Đức Thắng
20th August, Vietnamese
President

Chesley BonestellChesley Bonestell
1st January, American
Painter

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
19th December, Hungarian, American
Conductor, Composer

Antoinette PerryAntoinette Perry
27th June, American
Actress
Thomas SopwithThomas Sopwith
18th January, British
Aircraft designer

Harold Hitz BurtonHarold Hitz Burton
22nd June, American
Politician
Bruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North CapeBruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North Cape
5th February
Admiral

Hubert WilkinsHubert Wilkins
31st October, Australian
Explorer
Lotte LehmannLotte Lehmann
27th February, German
Soprano
James BridieJames Bridie
3rd January, Scottish
Playwright