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. E. LawrenceT. E. Lawrence
16th August, British
Archaeologist
Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
28th May, American
Athlete

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

Robert MosesRobert Moses
18th December, American
Public Official

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

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

Harpo MarxHarpo Marx
23rd November, American
Comedian
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

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
7th November, Ukrainian
Revolutionary

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

Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield
14th October, New Zealander
 

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
13th August, British, Scottish
Engineer
John Foster DullesJohn Foster Dulles
25th February, American
Former United States Secretary of State

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
9th October, Russian
Politician

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
Giuseppe UngarettiGiuseppe Ungaretti
8th February, Italian
Poet, Essayist

Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
3rd April, British
Writer & Critic

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

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Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
13th May, Danish
Seismologist, Geophysicist
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
Molly MaloneMolly Malone
7th December, American
Actress
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

Joe AllenJoe Allen
6th August, American
Actor

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

Knute RockneKnute Rockne
4th March, American
Head coach, American football player
F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
28th December, German
Film director

Barry FitzgeraldBarry Fitzgerald
10th March, Irish
Actor
Friedrich OlbrichtFriedrich Olbricht
4th October, German
Military personnel, Officer

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

August KubizekAugust Kubizek
3rd August, Austrian
Conductor, Painter, Writer
Tris SpeakerTris Speaker
4th April, American
Baseball Player

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

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

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
30th November, Pakistani
politician

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

Toni WolffToni Wolff
18th September, Swiss
Psychologist
R. G. LeTourneauR. G. LeTourneau
30th November, American
 

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
11th November, Swiss
Painter, Writer

James FarleyJames Farley
30th May, American
Politician

Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
13th February, Greek
Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer
Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
3rd April, American
Officer

Gerrit RietveldGerrit Rietveld
24th June, Dutch
Dutch designer
John GarandJohn Garand
1st January, Canadian, American
Designer

Shmuel Yosef AgnonShmuel Yosef Agnon
17th July, Israeli
Writer

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

Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
25th April, Japanese
Karateka
Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
16th December, French
Officer, Military personnel

Alfonso BialettiAlfonso Bialetti
30th November, Italian
inventor, entrepreneur, engineer

William Hood SimpsonWilliam Hood Simpson
18th May, American
Army Officer
Tôn Đức ThắngTôn Đức Thắng
20th August, Vietnamese
President

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
19th February, Filipino
Nurse
Frances MarionFrances Marion
18th November, American
Screenwriter

Antoinette PerryAntoinette Perry
27th June, American
Actress

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

Georges BernanosGeorges Bernanos
20th February, French
Author
Maxwell AndersonMaxwell Anderson
15th December, American
Playwright
Richard CourantRichard Courant
8th January, German
Mathematician, University teacher

Bruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North CapeBruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North Cape
5th February
Admiral

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

John Crowe RansomJohn Crowe Ransom
30th April, American
Educator
J. Arthur RankJ. Arthur Rank
22nd December, British
Industrialist

Harold Hitz BurtonHarold Hitz Burton
22nd June, American
Politician

Hans von SalmuthHans von Salmuth
11th November, German
Military General

Horace PippinHorace Pippin
22nd February, American
Painter

Milan StojadinovićMilan Stojadinović
4th August, Serbian
Political figure
Harry CrerarHarry Crerar
28th April, Canadian
Military General

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
19th December, Hungarian, American
Conductor, Composer
Ernst KretschmerErnst Kretschmer
8th October, German
Psychiatrist

Sol HurokSol Hurok
9th April, American, Russian
Impresario
Thomas SopwithThomas Sopwith
18th January, British
Aircraft designer
Arthur M. Schlesinger Sr.Arthur M. Schlesinger Sr.
27th February, American
Historian