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
(Confident, Ambitious)

5th September

17 April 1975

Thiruttani

Indian

Virgo

Harilal GandhiHarilal Gandhi
(Mahatma Gandhi’s Son)

30th November

18 June 1948

New Delhi

Indian

C.V. RamanC.V. Raman

7th November

21 November 1970

Tiruchirappalli, Madras Province

Indian

Scorpio

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
(Athlete)

28th May

28 March 1953

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

American

Gemini

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
(Engineer)

13th August

14 June 1946

Helensburgh

British,Scottish

Leo

Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
(Novelist and Screenwriter)

23rd July

26 March 1959

Chicago

American

Cancer

John Foster DullesJohn Foster Dulles
(Former United States Secretary of State)

25th February

24 May 1959

Washington, D.C., U.S.

American

Pisces

Harpo MarxHarpo Marx

23rd November

28 September 1964

New York City, United States

American

Sagittarius

Henry A. WallaceHenry A. Wallace
(33rd Vice President of the U.S.A.)

7th October

18 November 1965

Orient

American

Libra

Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield

14th October

09 January 1923

Wellington

New Zealander

Libra

Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
(Artist)

10th July

20 November 1978

Volos

Italian

Cancer

Fernando PessoaFernando Pessoa

13th June

30 November 1935

Lisbon, Portugal

Portuguese

Gemini

Maurice ChevalierMaurice Chevalier
(Actor, Singer)

12th September

01 January 1972

Paris, France

French

Virgo

Jean MonnetJean Monnet
(Political Economist & Diplomat)

9th November

16 March 1979

Cognac, France

French

Scorpio

Maulana Abul Kalam AzadMaulana Abul Kalam Azad

11th November

22 February 1958

Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Indian

Scorpio

T. S. EliotT. S. Eliot
(Poet)

26th September

04 January 1965

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

American

Libra

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
(Discoverer of Streptomycin)

22nd July

16 August 1973

Nova Pryluka, Ukraine

Ukrainian

Cancer

Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
(Seismologist, Geophysicist)

13th May

21 February 1993

Østerbro, Denmark

Danish

Taurus

Fritz ZernikeFrits Zernike
(Physicist)

16th July

10 March 1966

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Dutch

Cancer

J. B. KirpalaniJ. B. Kripalani

11th November

19 March 1982

Hyderabad, Sind, British India

Scorpio

Otto SternOtto Stern
(Physicist)

17th February

17 August 1969

Żory

German

Aquarius

Giuseppe UngarettiGiuseppe Ungaretti
(Poet, Essayist)

8th February

01 June 1970

Alexandria, Egypt

Italian

Aquarius

Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
(Writer & Critic)

3rd April

28 February 1975

Rusholme, Manchester, England

British

Aries

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
(Mathematician)

17th October

18 September 1977

London

Swiss

Libra

Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
(Narrator)

27th April

03 November 1919

Pisco

Peruvian

Taurus

Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras
(Olympic athlete)

30th October

10 February 1913

Pylos

Greek

Scorpio

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill Eugene O'Neill
(Playwright)

16th October

27 November 1953

New York City, New York, U.S.

American

Libra

T. E. LawrenceT. E. Lawrence
(Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Autobiographer, Writer, Officer, Screenwriter, Translator, Castellologist)

16th August

19 May 1935

Tremadog

British

Leo

C. V. RamanC. V. Raman
(Physicist, University teacher)

7th November

21 November 1970

Trichy

Indian

Scorpio

Abul Kalam AzadAbul Kalam Azad
(Politician, Journalist)

11th November

22 February 1958

Mecca

Indian

Scorpio

Irving BerlinIrving Berlin
(Street artist, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter, Screenwriter, Film score composer)

11th May

22 September 1989

Tyumen

American

Taurus

Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
(Writer, Military personnel)

17th June

14 May 1954

Chełmno

German

Gemini

Robert MosesRobert Moses
(Architect, Politician)

18th December

29 July 1981

New Haven

American

Sagittarius

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
(Explorer, Officer, Oceanographer, Aviator)

25th October

11 March 1957

Winchester

American

Scorpio

Carl SchmittCarl Schmitt
(Jurist, Geopolitician, Politician, Philosopher, Political scientist, University teacher)

11th July

07 April 1985

Plettenberg

German

Cancer

F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
(Film director, Screenwriter)

28th December

11 March 1931

Bielefeld

German

Capricorn

Knute RockneKnute Rockne
(Head coach, American football player)

4th March

31 March 1931

Voss

American

Pisces

Josef AlbersJosef Albers
(Painter, Artist, University teacher)

19th March

25 March 1976

Bottrop

German,American

Pisces

José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca
(Chess Player)

19th November

08 March 1942

Havana, Cuba

Cuban

Scorpio

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
(Russian Politician)

9th October

15 March 1938

Russian Empire

Russian

Libra

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
(Author)

7th November

06 July 1934

Huliaipole, Ukraine

Ukrainian

Scorpio

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
(Military personnel)

8th October

12 March 1945

Charlottenburg

Libra

Vladimir K. ZworykinVladimir K. Zworykin
(engineer, physicist, inventor)

17th July

29 July 1982

Murom

American,Russian

Cancer

Max SteinerMax Steiner
(Conductor, Composer, Musician, Screenwriter, Film score composer)

10th May

28 December 1971

Vienna

Austrian,American

Taurus

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
(Painter, Writer)

11th November

25 March 1967

Wachseldorn

Swiss

Scorpio

Grey OwlGrey Owl
(Writer, Novelist)

18th September

13 April 1938

Hastings

Canadian,British

Virgo

Friedrich OlbrichtFriedrich Olbricht
(Military personnel, Officer)

4th October

21 July 1944

Leisnig

German

Libra

Frances MarionFrances Marion
(Screenwriter)

30th November

1973 AD

American

Toni WolffToni Wolff
(Psychologist)

18th September

21 March 1953

Zürich

Swiss

Virgo

Joseph P. KennedyJoseph P. Kennedy
(Business Leader, Diplomat)

30th November

1969 AD

Alexander FriedmannAlexander Friedmann
(Mathematician, Physicist)

16th June

16 September 1925

Saint Petersburg

Gemini

Georges VanierGeorges Vanier
(Diplomat, Military personnel)

23rd April

05 March 1967

Montreal

Canadian

Taurus

Carin GöringCarin Göring

21st October

17 October 1931

Stockholm

Swedish

Libra

R. G. LeTourneauR. G. LeTourneau

30th November

01 June 1969

Richford

American

Sagittarius

Oskar SchlemmerOskar Schlemmer
(Sculptor, Painter, Puppeteer, Artist, Librettist, University teacher)

4th September

13 April 1943

Stuttgart

German

Virgo

August KubizekAugust Kubizek
(Conductor, Painter, Writer)

3rd August

23 October 1956

Linz

Austrian

Leo

Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
(Officer)

3rd April

17 November 1972

Hanover

American

Aries

Richard CourantRichard Courant
(Mathematician, University teacher)

8th January

27 January 1972

Lubliniec

German

Capricorn

Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
(Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer)

13th February

01 November 1968

Kalentzi

Greek

Aquarius

Thakur AnukulchandraThakur Anukulchandra

14th September

27 January 1969

Hemayetpur

Bangladeshi

Virgo

Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
(Officer, Military personnel)

16th December

27 January 1967

Annaba

French

Sagittarius

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
(politician)

30th November

1957 AD

Pakistani

Alfonso BialettiAlfonso Bialetti
(inventor, entrepreneur, engineer)

30th November

31 December 1970

Omegna

Italian

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
(Conductor, Composer)

19th December

15 November 1963

Budapest

Hungarian,American

Sagittarius

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
(Nurse)

19th February

28 April 1949

Baler

Filipino

Aquarius

Henry BestonHenry Beston
(Writer, Children's writer)

1st June

15 April 1968

Boston

American

Gemini

Theodor ReikTheodor Reik
(Psychologist, Psychanalyst)

12th May

31 October 1969

Vienna

Austrian,American

Taurus

F.W. MurnauF.W. Murnau
(Director)

30th November

1931 AD

American

Thomas Stearns EliotThomas Stearns Eliot

26th September

04 January 1965

St. Louis

British,American

Libra

Sōtarō YasuiSōtarō Yasui
(Painter)

17th May

14 December 1955

Kyoto

Japanese

Taurus

Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter

20th January

06 December 1949

Mooringsport

American

Capricorn

Dale Breckenridge CarnegieDale Breckenridge Carnegie

24th November

01 November 1955

Maryville, Missouri

American

Sagittarius

Heywood Campbell BrounHeywood Campbell Broun

7th December

18 December 1939

American

Sagittarius

Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
(Karateka)

25th April

08 October 1953

Naha

Japanese

Taurus

Hans RichterHans Richter
(painter, art historian, artist)

6th April

01 February 1976

Berlin

German

Aries

Kenneth RockneKenneth Rockne
(American Football coach, Coach, American football player)

4th March

31 March 1931

Voss, Norway

Norwegian,American

Pisces

Roland GarrosRoland Garros
(aviator, rugby union player)

6th October

05 October 1918

Saint-Denis

French

Libra

Shōjirō IidaShōjirō Iida
(Military personnel)

8th August

23 January 1980

Yamaguchi Prefecture

Japanese

Leo

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