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
(Archaeologist)

16th August

British

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

26th September

American

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
(Athlete)

28th May

American

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
(Confident, Ambitious)

5th September

Indian

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

16th October

American

Dale Breckenridge CarnegieDale Carnegie
(Self-Help Writer, Motivational Guru, Public Speaker)

24th November

American

Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
(German General)

17th June

German,Polish

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

7th October

American

Harilal GandhiHarilal Gandhi
(Mahatma Gandhi’s Son)

30th November

Indian

Harpo MarxHarpo Marx
(Comedian)

23rd November

American

Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
(Novelist and Screenwriter)

23rd July

American

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
(Engineer)

13th August

British,Scottish

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

25th February

American

Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield

14th October

New Zealander

Fernando PessoaFernando Pessoa

13th June

Portuguese

Maurice ChevalierMaurice Chevalier
(Actor, Singer)

12th September

French

Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
(Artist)

10th July

Italian

C.V. RamanC.V. Raman
(Physicist)

7th November

Indian

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Jean MonnetJean Monnet
(Political Economist & Diplomat)

9th November

French

J. B. KirpalaniJ. B. Kripalani
(Politician)

11th November

Indian

Maulana Abul Kalam AzadMaulana Abul Kalam Azad
(Indian scholar)

11th November

Indian

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
(Discoverer of Streptomycin)

22nd July

Ukrainian

Fritz ZernikeFrits Zernike
(Physicist)

16th July

Dutch

Giuseppe UngarettiGiuseppe Ungaretti
(Poet, Essayist)

8th February

Italian

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Otto SternOtto Stern
(Physicist)

17th February

German

Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
(Seismologist, Geophysicist)

13th May

Danish

Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
(Writer & Critic)

3rd April

British

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
(Mathematician)

17th October

Swiss

Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
(Narrator)

27th April

Peruvian

Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras
(Olympic athlete)

30th October

Greek

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

7th November

Indian

Abul Kalam AzadAbul Kalam Azad
(Politician, Journalist)

11th November

Indian

Robert MosesRobert Moses
(Architect, Politician)

18th December

American

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

11th May

American,Russian

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

10th May

Austrian,American

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

25th October

American

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

11th July

German

Alexander I of YugoslaviaAlexander I of Yugoslavia
(Prince)

16th December

French

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
(Russian Politician)

9th October

Russian

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
(Author)

7th November

Ukrainian

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
(Military personnel)

8th October

Knute RockneKnute Rockne
(Head coach, American football player)

4th March

American

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José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca
(Chess Player)

19th November

Cuban

Josef AlbersJosef Albers
(Painter, Artist, University teacher)

19th March

German,American

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

28th December

German

August KubizekAugust Kubizek
(Conductor, Painter, Writer)

3rd August

Austrian

Friedrich OlbrichtFriedrich Olbricht
(Military personnel, Officer)

4th October

German

Grey OwlGrey Owl
(Writer, Novelist)

18th September

Canadian,British

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George PapandreouGeorge Papandreou
(Greek Politician)

13th February

Greek

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
(Nurse)

19th February

Filipino

Gerrit RietveldGerrit Rietveld
(Dutch designer)

24th June

Dutch

Carin GöringCarin Göring

21st October

Swedish

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
(politician)

30th November

Pakistani

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
(Painter, Writer)

11th November

Swiss

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

17th July

American,Russian

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

4th September

German

Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
(Officer)

3rd April

American

R. G. LeTourneauR. G. LeTourneau

30th November

American

Toni WolffToni Wolff
(Psychologist)

18th September

Swiss

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

30th November

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Alexander FriedmannAlexander Friedmann
(Mathematician, Physicist)

16th June

Russian

Frances MarionFrances Marion
(Screenwriter)

30th November

American

Andrei TupolevAndrei Tupolev
(Designer)

10th November

Russian

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

13th February

Greek

Richard CourantRichard Courant
(Mathematician, University teacher)

8th January

German

Alfonso BialettiAlfonso Bialetti
(inventor, entrepreneur, engineer)

30th November

Italian

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Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
(Officer, Military personnel)

16th December

French

Georges VanierGeorges Vanier
(Diplomat, Military personnel)

23rd April

Canadian

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
(Conductor, Composer)

19th December

Hungarian,American

Anton MakarenkoAnton Makarenko
(Educator)

13th March

Russian,Russian

Frans Eemil SillanpääFrans Eemil Sillanpää
(Finnish writer)

16th September

Finnish

Roland GarrosRoland Garros
(aviator, rugby union player)

6th October

French

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Vladimir ZworykinVladimir Zworykin
(Inventor)

29th July

Russian

Theodor ReikTheodor Reik
(Psychologist, Psychanalyst)

12th May

Austrian,American

Henry BestonHenry Beston
(Writer, Children's writer)

1st June

American

Friedrich Wilhelm MurnauFriedrich Wilhelm Murnau
(Director)

28th December

American

Herbert Spencer GasserHerbert Spencer Gasser
(physiologist)

5th July

American

Thakur AnukulchandraThakur Anukulchandra

14th September

Bangladeshi

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

30th November

American

Thomas Stearns EliotThomas Stearns Eliot

26th September

British,American

Hans RichterHans Richter
(painter, art historian, artist)

6th April

German

Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter

20th January

American

Heywood Campbell BrounHeywood Campbell Broun

7th December

American

Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
(Karateka)

25th April

Japanese

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

4th March

Norwegian,American

Shōjirō IidaShōjirō Iida
(Military personnel)

8th August

Japanese

Sōtarō YasuiSōtarō Yasui
(Painter)

17th May

Japanese