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

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
28th May, American

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

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

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
5th September, Indian
Confident, Ambitious
Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
17th June, German, Polish
German General

Robert MosesRobert Moses
18th December, American
Public Official

Maulana Abul Kalam AzadMaulana Abul Kalam Azad
11th November, Indian
Indian scholar
Eugene Gladstone O'Neill Eugene O'Neill
16th October, American

Harilal GandhiHarilal Gandhi
30th November, Indian
Mahatma Gandhi’s Son
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.

Harpo MarxHarpo Marx
23rd November, American

Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
23rd July, American
Novelist and Screenwriter

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

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

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
7th November, Ukrainian

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
9th October, Russian
Maurice ChevalierMaurice Chevalier
12th September, French
Actor, Singer

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
13th August, British, Scottish
Fernando PessoaFernando Pessoa
13th June, Portuguese

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
8th October, German
German Army officer

Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
10th July, Italian
Jean MonnetJean Monnet
9th November, French
Political Economist & Diplomat

J. B. KirpalaniJ. B. Kripalani
11th November, Indian
Giuseppe UngarettiGiuseppe Ungaretti
8th February, Italian
Poet, Essayist

Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
13th May, Danish
Seismologist, Geophysicist

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
22nd July, Ukrainian
Discoverer of Streptomycin
Otto SternOtto Stern
17th February, German

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Fritz ZernikeFrits Zernike
16th July, Dutch
Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
3rd April, British
Writer & Critic

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
17th October, Swiss

Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
27th April, Peruvian

Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras
30th October, Greek
Olympic athlete
Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.
6th September, American
Business person
Lead BellyLead Belly
20th January, American

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

Dame Gladys CooperDame Gladys Cooper
18th December, British

Vincent ManganoVincent Mangano
28th March, Italian, American

Royal RifeRoyal Rife
16th May, American

Knute RockneKnute Rockne
4th March, American
Football player
Friedrich OlbrichtFriedrich Olbricht
4th October, German
Military personnel, Officer

Prince Christopher of Greece and DenmarkPrince Christopher of Greece and Denmark
10th August, Russian
F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
28th December, German
Film director

Barry FitzgeraldBarry Fitzgerald
10th March, Irish

Tris SpeakerTris Speaker
4th April, American
Baseball Player
Carin GöringCarin Göring
21st October, Swedish

Grey OwlGrey Owl
18th September, Canadian, British
Writer, Novelist
August KubizekAugust Kubizek
3rd August, Austrian
Conductor, Painter, Writer

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

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

Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
3rd April, American

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
30th November, Pakistani
Prince Oskar of PrussiaPrince Oskar of Prussia
27th July, German

Grace GiffordGrace Gifford
4th March, Irish

Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
13th February, Greek
Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer

Isaac Halevi HerzogIsaac Halevi Herzog
3rd December, Irish, Israeli, Polish
Chief Rabbi
Thakur AnukulchandraThakur Anukulchandra
14th September, Bangladeshi

William Hood SimpsonWilliam Hood Simpson
18th May, American
Army Officer
Thea von HarbouThea von Harbou
27th December, German

Willis Augustus LeeWillis Augustus Lee
11th May, American
Military officer, Sport shooter

Gerald Clery MurphyGerald Clery Murphy
26th March, American
Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
17th February, British

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
11th November, Swiss
Painter, Writer
Shmuel Yosef AgnonShmuel Yosef Agnon
17th July, Israeli

Gerrit RietveldGerrit Rietveld
24th June, Dutch
Dutch designer

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
19th February, Filipino
Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
25th April, Japanese

R. G. LeTourneauR. G. LeTourneau
30th November, American
Dame Edith EvansDame Edith Evans
8th February, British
British actress

Prince Axel of DenmarkPrince Axel of Denmark
12th August, Danish

Nuri as-SaidNuri as-Said
30th November, Iraqi

Andrei TupolevAndrei Tupolev
10th November, Russian
Alexander FriedmannAlexander Friedmann
16th June, Russian
John GarandJohn Garand
1st January, Canadian, American

Toni WolffToni Wolff
18th September, Swiss

Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
16th December, French
French general

Tôn Đức ThắngTôn Đức Thắng
20th August, Vietnamese
Bruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North CapeBruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North Cape
5th February

Oskar SchlemmerOskar Schlemmer
4th September, German

Fred MerkleFred Merkle
20th December, American
Baseball manager

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

Herms NielHerms Niel
17th April, German
Alfonso BialettiAlfonso Bialetti
30th November, Italian
inventor, entrepreneur, engineer

Eduardo CiannelliEduardo Ciannelli
30th August, Italian
Milan StojadinovićMilan Stojadinović
4th August, Serbian
Political figure

Ernst KretschmerErnst Kretschmer
8th October, German
James FarleyJames Farley
30th May, American
Frances MarionFrances Marion
18th November, American