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.

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
5th September, Indian
Confident, Ambitious
T. E. LawrenceT. E. Lawrence
16th August, British
Archaeologist

T. S. EliotT. S. Eliot
26th September, American
Poet

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
28th May, American
Athlete

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

Harilal GandhiHarilal Gandhi
30th November, Indian
Mahatma Gandhi’s Son
Robert MosesRobert Moses
18th December, American
Public Official

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

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill Eugene O'Neill
16th October, American
Playwright
Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
17th June, German, Polish
German General

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

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

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

Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield
14th October, New Zealander
 

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
7th November, Ukrainian
Revolutionary
Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
9th October, Russian
Politician

John Foster DullesJohn Foster Dulles
25th February, American
Former United States Secretary of State

Alexander I of YugoslaviaAlexander I of Yugoslavia
16th December, Yugoslav, Serbian
King

Fernando PessoaFernando Pessoa
13th June, Portuguese
 
Maurice ChevalierMaurice Chevalier
12th September, French
Actor, Singer

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
8th October, German
German Army officer
Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
10th July, Italian
Artist

J. B. KirpalaniJ. B. Kripalani
11th November, Indian
Politician

Jean MonnetJean Monnet
9th November, French
Political Economist & Diplomat
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

Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
13th May, Danish
Seismologist, Geophysicist

Fritz ZernikeFrits Zernike
16th July, Dutch
Physicist
Giuseppe UngarettiGiuseppe Ungaretti
8th February, Italian
Poet, Essayist

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Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
3rd April, British
Writer & Critic
C.V. RamanC.V. Raman
7th November, Indian
Physicist

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
17th October, Swiss
Mathematician

Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
27th April, Peruvian
Narrator

Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras
30th October, Greek
Olympic athlete
Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.
6th September, American
Business person
C. V. RamanC. V. Raman
7th November, Indian
Physicist, University teacher

Lead BellyLead Belly
20th January, American
Singer

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
25th October, American
Naval officer

Irving BerlinIrving Berlin
11th May, American, Russian
Street artist, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter,
José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca
19th November, Cuban
Chess Player

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

Vincent ManganoVincent Mangano
28th March, Italian, American
Criminal

Joe AllenJoe Allen
6th August, American
Actor

F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
28th December, German
Film director
Grey OwlGrey Owl
18th September, Canadian, British
Writer, Novelist

Royal RifeRoyal Rife
16th May, American
Inventor
Barry FitzgeraldBarry Fitzgerald
10th March, Irish
Actor

Molly MaloneMolly Malone
7th December, American
Actress

Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
25th April, Japanese
Karateka
Max SteinerMax Steiner
10th May, Austrian, American
Conductor, Composer, Musician, Screenwriter, Film

Josef AlbersJosef Albers
19th March, German, American
Painter, Artist, University teacher
August KubizekAugust Kubizek
3rd August, Austrian
Conductor, Painter, Writer

Friedrich OlbrichtFriedrich Olbricht
4th October, German
Military personnel, Officer

Tris SpeakerTris Speaker
4th April, American
Baseball Player

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
30th November, Pakistani
politician

Carin GöringCarin Göring
21st October, Swedish
 
Alexander FriedmannAlexander Friedmann
16th June, Russian
Physicist

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
11th November, Swiss
Painter, Writer

Gerrit RietveldGerrit Rietveld
24th June, Dutch
Dutch designer

Toni WolffToni Wolff
18th September, Swiss
Psychologist
Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
13th February, Greek
Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer

Harold Hitz BurtonHarold Hitz Burton
22nd June, American
Politician
R. G. LeTourneauR. G. LeTourneau
30th November, American
 

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

James FarleyJames Farley
30th May, American
Politician
Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
3rd April, American
Officer

Shmuel Yosef AgnonShmuel Yosef Agnon
17th July, Israeli
Writer
John GarandJohn Garand
1st January, Canadian, American
Designer

Roland GarrosRoland Garros
6th October, French
aviator, rugby union player

Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
17th February, British
Author
Andrei TupolevAndrei Tupolev
10th November, Russian
Designer

Alfonso BialettiAlfonso Bialetti
30th November, Italian
inventor, entrepreneur, engineer
Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
16th December, French
Officer, Military personnel

Oskar SchlemmerOskar Schlemmer
4th September, German
Sculptor, Painter, Puppeteer, Artist, Librettist,

Tôn Đức ThắngTôn Đức Thắng
20th August, Vietnamese
President

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
19th February, Filipino
Nurse
Ernst KretschmerErnst Kretschmer
8th October, German
Psychiatrist
John Crowe RansomJohn Crowe Ransom
30th April, American
Educator

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

Frances MarionFrances Marion
18th November, American
Screenwriter

Maxwell AndersonMaxwell Anderson
15th December, American
Playwright
Bruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North CapeBruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North Cape
5th February
Admiral

Georges BernanosGeorges Bernanos
20th February, French
Author

Antoinette PerryAntoinette Perry
27th June, American
Actress

Richard CourantRichard Courant
8th January, German
Mathematician, University teacher

Horace PippinHorace Pippin
22nd February, American
Painter
J. Arthur RankJ. Arthur Rank
22nd December, British
Industrialist

Georges VanierGeorges Vanier
23rd April, Canadian
Diplomat, Military personnel
Milan StojadinovićMilan Stojadinović
4th August, Serbian
Political figure

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
19th December, Hungarian, American
Conductor, Composer
Thomas SopwithThomas Sopwith
18th January, British
Aircraft designer
Chesley BonestellChesley Bonestell
1st January, American
Painter