Famous People Born In 1889

Discover the most famous people born in 1889. The list includes people like Adolf Hitler, Charlie Chaplin, Jawaharlal Nehru, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Martin Heidegger and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, directors and poets born in 1889. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Dictator of Germany (1933-1945)
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Braunau am Inn, Austria
Died: April 30, 1945

 2 Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin
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Famous As: Comic Actor
Birthdate: 16th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Walworth, London, England
Died: December 25, 1977

 3 Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: First PM of India & Freedom Fighter
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Allahabad
Died: May 27, 1964
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 4 Ludwig Wittgenstein

Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: April 29, 1951
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 5 Martin Heidegger

Martin Heidegger
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Messkirch, Germany
Died: May 26, 1976

 6 António de Oliveira Salazar

António de Oliveira Salazar
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Acting President of Portugal
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vimieiro (Santa Comba Dão), Portugal
Died: July 27, 1970
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 7 Claude Rains

Claude Rains
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Camberwell, London
Died: May 30, 1967
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 8 Otto Frank

Otto Frank
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Father of Anne Frank
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Province of Hesse-Nassau
Died: August 19, 1980
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 9 Khudiram Bose

Khudiram Bose
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: West Bengal, India
Died: August 11, 1908

 10 Edwin Powell Hubble

Edwin Powell Hubble
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer & Mathematician
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marshfield, Missouri, USA
Died: September 28, 1953
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 11 Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Playwright, filmmaker
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Maisons-Laffitte, France
Died: October 11, 1963

 12 Ante Pavelić

Ante Pavelić
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Konjic
Died: December 28, 1959
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 13 Manuel II of Portugal

Manuel II of Portugal
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belém Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
Died: July 2, 1932

 14 Sessue Hayakawa

Sessue Hayakawa
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Famous As: Actor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Film director
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chiba
Died: November 23, 1973
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 15 Han van Meegeren

Han van Meegeren
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Deventer, Netherlands
Died: December 30, 1947

 16 James Whale

James Whale
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Famous As: Director, Actor
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Worcestershire, England
Died: May 29, 1957
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 17 Robert A. Taft

Robert A. Taft
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Died: July 31, 1953

 18 Frank Lentini

Frank Lentini
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Listed In: Entertainers
Famous As: Entertainer
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rosolini, Italy
Died: September 21, 1966
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 19 Igor Sikorsky

Igor Sikorsky
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kiev, Ukraine
Died: October 26, 1972

 20 Victor Fleming

Victor Fleming
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Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: La Cañada Flintridge, California, United States
Died: January 6, 1949
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 21 H. L. Hunt

H. L. Hunt
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Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Illinois
Died: November 29, 1974

 22 Idris of Libya

Idris of Libya
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Al Jaghbub, Libya
Died: May 25, 1983
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 23 Arnold J. Toynbee

Arnold J. Toynbee
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Listed In: Historians
Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: October 22, 1975

 24 Jamnalal Bajaj

Jamnalal Bajaj
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sikar, India
Died: February 11, 1942
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 25 Walter Lippmann

Walter Lippmann
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: First to introduce the concept of Cold War
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: December 14, 1974

 26 Vaslav Nijinsky

Vaslav Nijinsky
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet dancer
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine
Died: April 8, 1950
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 27 Thomas Midgley, Jr.

Thomas Midgley, Jr.
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Listed In: Chemists
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Beaver Falls
Died: November 2, 1944

 28 Francis Pegahmagabow

Francis Pegahmagabow
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Marksman
Birthdate: 8th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Parry Sound, Ontario
Died: August 5, 1952
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 29 Anna Akhmatova

Anna Akhmatova
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 23rd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Velykyi Fontan Cape
Died: March 5, 1966

 30 Louise Mountbatten

Louise Mountbatten
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 13th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Schloss Heiligenberg, Seeheim-Jugenheim, Germany
Died: March 7, 1965

 31 Jaishankar Prasad

Jaishankar Prasad
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Varanasi
Died: January 14, 1937

 32 Erle Stanley Gardner

Erle Stanley Gardner
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Listed In: Lawyers
Famous As: writer, lawyer, novelist, poet lawyer
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Malden
Died: March 11, 1970

 33 A. Philip Randolph

A. Philip Randolph
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Famous As: Leader of the African-American civil-rights movement,
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Crescent City
Died: May 16, 1979

 34 John B. Kelly Sr.

John B. Kelly Sr.
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Listed In: Rowers
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 20, 1960

 35 Claude McKay

Claude McKay
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 15th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Clarendon Parish
Died: May 22, 1948

 36 Paul Bern

Paul Bern
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wandsbek, Germany
Died: September 5, 1932

 37 Taha Hussein

Taha Hussein
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Famous As: linguist, historian, translator, writer, literary critic, university teacher
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Minya Governorate
Died: October 28, 1973

 38 Joseph Force Crater

Joseph Force Crater
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer, Judge
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Easton
Died: June 6, 1939

 39 Carl von Ossietzky

Carl von Ossietzky
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Famous As: Journalist & Pacifist
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: May 4, 1938

 40 Thomas Hart Benton

Thomas Hart Benton
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Missouri
Died: January 19, 1975

 41 Carl Theodor Dreyer

Carl Theodor Dreyer
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Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: March 20, 1968

 42 Gabriela Mistral

Gabriela Mistral
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Chilean poet
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vicuña, Chile
Died: January 10, 1957

 43 Sadhu Sundar Singh

Sadhu Sundar Singh
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Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Patiala State
Died: April 22, 2017

 44 Amadeo Bordiga

Amadeo Bordiga
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ercolano, Italy
Died: July 23, 1970

 45 Robert Benchley

Robert Benchley
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Famous As: Humorist
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: September 21, 1945

 46 Gaetano Reina

Gaetano Reina
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Famous As: gangster, businessperson
Birthdate: 27th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Corleone
Died: February 26, 1930

 47 George S. Kaufman

George S. Kaufman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Theatre director, Screenwriter, Journalist, Playwright, Bridge player, Writer
Birthdate: 16th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pittsburgh
Died: June 2, 1961

 48 Jean de Lattre de Tassigny

Jean de Lattre de Tassigny
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mouilleron-en-Pareds
Died: January 11, 1952

 49 Sophie Taeuber-Arp

Sophie Taeuber-Arp
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Famous As: Painter, Sculptor, Architect
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Davos
Died: January 13, 1943

 50 Li Dazhao

Li Dazhao
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Famous As: Founder of Communist Party of China
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Laoting, Tangshan, Qing Dynasty, China
Died: April 28, 1927