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.

Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler
20th April, Austrian, German
Nazi Leader, German Dictator and Chancellor of
Charlie ChaplinCharlie Chaplin
16th April, British
 

Jawaharlal NehruJawaharlal Nehru
14th November, Indian
First PM of India & Freedom Fighter

Ludwig WittgensteinLudwig Wittgenstein
26th April, Austrian
Philosopher

Martin HeideggerMartin Heidegger
26th September, German
German Philosopher

Otto FrankOtto Frank
12th May, Swiss, German, Dutch
Father of Anne Frank
Claude RainsClaude Rains
10th November, British
Actor

Jean CocteauJean Cocteau
5th July, French
Novelist, Poet, Artist & Filmmaker

A. Phillip RandolphA. Philip Randolph
15th April, American
Leader of the African-American civil-rights

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
8th March, Canadian
Marksman
Vaslav NijinskyVaslav Nijinsky
12th March, Ukrainian
Ballet Dancer

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
23rd September, American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War
Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
7th April, Chilean
Chilean poet

Claude McKayClaude McKay
15th September, Jamaican, American
Writer

Victor FlemingVictor Fleming
23rd February, American
Film Director
H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
17th February, American
Businessman

Pearl WhitePearl White
4th March, American
Actress
Carl von OssietzkyCarl von Ossietzky
3rd October, German
German Pacifist & Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Pitirim SorokinPitirim Sorokin
21st January, American, Russian
Sociologist

Robert BenchleyRobert Benchley
15th October, American
Humorist
Anita LoosAnita Loos
26th April, American
Screenwriter

Carl Ortwin Sauer Carl O. Sauer
24th December, American
Geographer
W. S. Van DykeW. S. Van Dyke
21st March, American
Film Director

Edwin Powell HubbleEdwin Powell Hubble
20th November, American
Astronomer & Mathematician

Philip Noel-BakerPhilip Noel-Baker
1st November, British
Politician

Robert Z. LeonardRobert Z. Leonard
7th October, American
Film Director, Actor, Producer
Paul KarrerPaul Karrer
21st April, Swiss
Chemist
Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron AdrianEdgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian
30th November, British
Electrophysiologist

Wesley RugglesWesley Ruggles
11th June, American
Film Director

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton
15th April, American
Painter

Walter GerlachWalter Gerlach
1st August, German
Physicist
Han van MeegerenHan van Meegeren
10th October
Painter, Art forger, Restorer

António de Oliveira SalazarAntónio de Oliveira Salazar
28th April, Portuguese
Economist, Politician, Educationist, University

Edwin HubbleEdwin Hubble
20th November, American
Astronomer

Sessue HayakawaSessue Hayakawa
10th June, Japanese
Actor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Film director

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Igor SikorskyIgor Sikorsky
25th May, Ukrainian, Russian
Aircraft designer
Manuel II of PortugalManuel II of Portugal
15th November, Portuguese
King

Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
14th April, British
Historian, Professor, Diplomat
James WhaleJames Whale
22nd July, British
Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter

Anna AkhmatovaAnna Akhmatova
23rd June, Ukrainian, Russian
Writer, Translator, Literary critic, Poet

Erle Stanley GardnerErle Stanley Gardner
17th July
writer, lawyer, novelist, poet lawyer
Sadhu Sundar SinghSadhu Sundar Singh
3rd September, Indian
Missionary

Gaetano ReinaGaetano Reina
27th September, American
gangster, businessperson
Samuel BronfmanSamuel Bronfman
30th November, Canadian
 

Jaishankar PrasadJaishankar Prasad
30th January, Indian
Poet

Taha HusseinTaha Hussein
14th November, Egyptian
linguist, historian, translator, writer, literary

Paul BernPaul Bern
3rd December, German, American
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

R. G. CollingwoodR. G. Collingwood
22nd February, British
Philosopher, Historian, Archaeologist
Jean de Lattre de TassignyJean de Lattre de Tassigny
2nd February, French
Military personnel

Carl Theodor DreyerCarl Theodor Dreyer
3rd February, Danish
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor

Joseph Force CraterJoseph Force Crater
5th January, American
Lawyer, Judge

George S. KaufmanGeorge S. Kaufman
16th November, American
Theatre director, Screenwriter, Journalist,
Fritz PfefferFritz Pfeffer
30th April, German
Physician

Risto RytiRisto Ryti
3rd February, Finnish
Politician, President
Efrem ZimbalistEfrem Zimbalist
21st April, American
Composer, Conductor, Music educator, Violinist,

Gabriel MarcelGabriel Marcel
7th December, French
Playwright, Philosopher, Writer, University

Harry NyquistHarry Nyquist
7th February, Swedish, American
Physicist, Computer scientist, Engineer,
Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
10th August, American
Inventor, Publisher, Patent inventor

Bernard Freyberg, 1st Baron FreybergBernard Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg
21st March, New Zealander, British
Politician, Officer
Eberhard von MackensenEberhard von Mackensen
24th September, German
Military personnel

Hannes MeyerHannes Meyer
18th November, Swiss
Swiss architect

Maxwell MaltzMaxwell Maltz
10th March, American
Physician, Writer, Playwright
Hans-Jürgen von ArnimHans-Jürgen von Arnim
4th April, German
Military personnel

Vasily BlyukherVasily Blyukher
1st December, Russian
Military commander
Sophie Taeuber-ArpSophie Taeuber-Arp
19th January, Swiss
Painter, Sculptor, Architect

Mabel Walker WillebrandtMabel Walker Willebrandt
23rd May, American
Lawyer

Dietrich von HildebrandDietrich von Hildebrand
12th October, German
Writer, Theologian, University teacher,

Ki Hajar DewantaraKi Hajar Dewantara
2nd May, Indonesian
Politician, Philosopher
Jacob L. MorenoJacob L. Moreno
18th May, Austrian, Romanian, American
Psychiatrist
Lyubov PopovaLyubov Popova
24th April, Russian
painter, university teacher, graphic artist

Zalman ShazarZalman Shazar
24th November, Israeli
politician, journalist, writer,poet

Abel GanceAbel Gance
25th October, French
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,

Hermann-Bernhard RamckeHermann-Bernhard Ramcke
24th January, German
Officer
Leslie MorsheadLeslie Morshead
18th September, Australian
Military personnel

Thomas Midgley, Jr.Thomas Midgley, Jr.
19th May, American
 

Noble SissleNoble Sissle
10th July, American
American composer

Christopher R. W. NevinsonChristopher R. W. Nevinson
13th August, British
Paramedic, Painter

Vera MukhinaVera Mukhina
1st July, Latvian, Russian
Sculptor
DeWitt WallaceDeWitt Wallace
12th November, American
Publisher, Philanthropist

Hannes KolehmainenHannes Kolehmainen
9th December, Finnish
Runner
B. Carroll ReeceB. Carroll Reece
22nd December, American
Politician

Hervey AllenHervey Allen
8th December, American
Writer, Novelist, Literary critic, Poet,

Philip Noel-Baker, Baron Noel-BakerPhilip Noel-Baker, Baron Noel-Baker
1st November, British
British Politician
Idris I of LibyaIdris I of Libya
12th March, Egyptian, Libyan
Political leader

Patrick MacGillPatrick MacGill
24th December, Irish
Journalist, Poet
Ralph Washington SockmanRalph Washington Sockman
1st October, American
Radio personality

Paul NashPaul Nash
11th May, British
painter, illustrator, printmaker

George Simon KaufmanGeorge Simon Kaufman
16th November, American
 

Ante PavelićAnte Pavelić
14th July, Croatian, Yugoslav
Author
Kōichi KidoKōichi Kido
18th July, Japanese
Politician

Shōzō SakuraiShōzō Sakurai
27th June, Japanese
Military personnel
William A. FeatherWilliam A. Feather
25th August, American
 

Władysław TempkaWładysław Tempka
22nd August, Polish
Politician, Lawyer

Yūzō MatsuyamaYūzō Matsuyama
1st February, Japanese
Military personnel