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

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
28th May, American
Athlete

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

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

Henry A. WallaceHenry A. Wallace
7th October, American
33rd Vice President of the U.S.A.
Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
17th June, German, Polish
German General

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

Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield
14th October, New Zealander
 

Fernando PessoaFernando Pessoa
13th June, Portuguese
 
Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
10th July, Italian
Artist

Maurice ChevalierMaurice Chevalier
12th September, French
Actor, Singer
C.V. RamanC.V. Raman
7th November, Indian
Physicist

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

J. B. KirpalaniJ. B. Kripalani
11th November, Indian
Politician
Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
3rd April, British
Writer & Critic

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

Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
13th May, Danish
Seismologist, Geophysicist

Otto SternOtto Stern
17th February, German
Physicist

Fritz ZernikeFrits Zernike
16th July, Dutch
Physicist
Giuseppe UngarettiGiuseppe Ungaretti
8th February, Italian
Poet, Essayist
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
Abul Kalam AzadAbul Kalam Azad
11th November, Indian
Politician, Journalist

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

Robert MosesRobert Moses
18th December, American
Architect, Politician

Irving BerlinIrving Berlin
11th May, American, Russian
Street artist, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter,

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
25th October, American
Explorer, Officer, Oceanographer, Aviator
Molly MaloneMolly Malone
7th December, American
Actress

Carl SchmittCarl Schmitt
11th July, German
Jurist, Geopolitician, Politician, Philosopher,
Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
7th November, Ukrainian
Author

Alexander I of YugoslaviaAlexander I of Yugoslavia
16th December, French
Prince

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
9th October, Russian
Russian Politician
Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
8th October
Military personnel

Joe AllenJoe Allen
6th August, American
Actor
José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca
19th November, Cuban
Chess Player

Grey OwlGrey Owl
18th September, Canadian, British
Writer, Novelist

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
19th February, Filipino
Nurse

Max SteinerMax Steiner
10th May, Austrian, American
Conductor, Composer, Musician, Screenwriter, Film

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

Josef AlbersJosef Albers
19th March, German, American
Painter, Artist, University teacher

George PapandreouGeorge Papandreou
13th February, Greek
Greek Politician

Vladimir K. ZworykinVladimir K. Zworykin
17th July, American, Russian
engineer, physicist, inventor
August KubizekAugust Kubizek
3rd August, Austrian
Conductor, Painter, Writer

Gerrit RietveldGerrit Rietveld
24th June, Dutch
Dutch designer
Roland GarrosRoland Garros
6th October, French
aviator, rugby union player

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
11th November, Swiss
Painter, Writer

Carin GöringCarin Göring
21st October, Swedish
 
Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
30th November, Pakistani
politician

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

Toni WolffToni Wolff
18th September, Swiss
Psychologist

Alexander FriedmannAlexander Friedmann
16th June, Russian
Mathematician, Physicist
Joseph P. KennedyJoseph P. Kennedy
30th November
Business Leader, Diplomat

Andrei TupolevAndrei Tupolev
10th November, Russian
Designer
Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
13th February, Greek
Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer

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

Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
25th April, Japanese
Karateka

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

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

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

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
19th December, Hungarian, American
Conductor, Composer
Anton MakarenkoAnton Makarenko
13th March, Russian, Russian
Educator

Frans Eemil SillanpääFrans Eemil Sillanpää
16th September, Finnish
Finnish writer

Vladimir ZworykinVladimir Zworykin
29th July, Russian
Inventor

Theodor ReikTheodor Reik
12th May, Austrian, American
Psychologist, Psychanalyst

Henry BestonHenry Beston
1st June, American
Writer, Children's writer
Herbert Spencer GasserHerbert Spencer Gasser
5th July, American
physiologist

Friedrich Wilhelm MurnauFriedrich Wilhelm Murnau
28th December, American
Director
Thakur AnukulchandraThakur Anukulchandra
14th September, Bangladeshi
 

F.W. MurnauF.W. Murnau
30th November, American
Director

Shōjirō IidaShōjirō Iida
8th August, Japanese
Military personnel
Thomas Stearns EliotThomas Stearns Eliot
26th September, British, American
 

Hans RichterHans Richter
6th April, German
painter, art historian, artist
Sōtarō YasuiSōtarō Yasui
17th May, Japanese
Painter

Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter
20th January, American
 

Heywood Campbell BrounHeywood Campbell Broun
7th December, American
 

Kenneth RockneKenneth Rockne
4th March, Norwegian, American
American Football coach, Coach, American football