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

Martin HeideggerMartin Heidegger
26th September, German
German Philosopher

Otto FrankOtto Frank
12th May, Swiss, German, Dutch
Father of Anne Frank
Jean CocteauJean Cocteau
5th July, French
Novelist, Poet, Artist & Filmmaker

Claude RainsClaude Rains
10th November, British

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
8th March, Canadian

Victor FlemingVictor Fleming
23rd February, American
Film Director
Vaslav NijinskyVaslav Nijinsky
12th March, Ukrainian
Ballet Dancer

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
23rd September, American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War
A. Phillip RandolphA. Philip Randolph
15th April, American
Leader of the African-American civil-rights

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
17th February, American

Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
7th April, Chilean
Chilean poet
Claude McKayClaude McKay
15th September, Jamaican, American

Carl von OssietzkyCarl von Ossietzky
3rd October, German
German Pacifist & Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Robert BenchleyRobert Benchley
15th October, American

Pitirim SorokinPitirim Sorokin
21st January, American, Russian

Anita LoosAnita Loos
26th April, American
Pearl WhitePearl White
4th March, American

W. S. Van DykeW. S. Van Dyke
21st March, American
Film Director
Philip Noel-BakerPhilip Noel-Baker
1st November, British

Carl Ortwin Sauer Carl O. Sauer
24th December, American

Robert Z. LeonardRobert Z. Leonard
7th October, American
Film Director, Actor, Producer

Paul KarrerPaul Karrer
21st April, Swiss
Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron AdrianEdgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian
30th November, British
Wesley RugglesWesley Ruggles
11th June, American
Film Director

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

Walter GerlachWalter Gerlach
1st August, German

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton
15th April, American
António de Oliveira SalazarAntónio de Oliveira Salazar
28th April, Portuguese
Economist, Politician, Educationist, University

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Edwin HubbleEdwin Hubble
20th November, American

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

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

Igor SikorskyIgor Sikorsky
25th May, Ukrainian, Russian
Aircraft designer
James WhaleJames Whale
22nd July, British
Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter

Robert A. TaftRobert A. Taft
8th September, American
Manuel II of PortugalManuel II of Portugal
15th November, Portuguese

Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
14th April, British
Historian, Professor, Diplomat

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

Jaishankar PrasadJaishankar Prasad
30th January, Indian
Han van MeegerenHan van Meegeren
10th October
Painter, Art forger, Restorer

Samuel BronfmanSamuel Bronfman
30th November, Canadian

Gaetano ReinaGaetano Reina
27th September, American
gangster, businessperson

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

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

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

George S. KaufmanGeorge S. Kaufman
16th November, American
Theatre director, Screenwriter, Journalist,
Carl Theodor DreyerCarl Theodor Dreyer
3rd February, Danish
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor

Fritz PfefferFritz Pfeffer
30th April, German
Efrem ZimbalistEfrem Zimbalist
21st April, American
Composer, Conductor, Music educator, Violinist,

Risto RytiRisto Ryti
3rd February, Finnish
Politician, President

Gabriel MarcelGabriel Marcel
7th December, French
Playwright, Philosopher, Writer, University
Bernard Freyberg, 1st Baron FreybergBernard Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg
21st March, New Zealander, British
Politician, Officer

Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
10th August, American
Inventor, Publisher, Patent inventor
Hannes MeyerHannes Meyer
18th November, Swiss
Swiss architect

Maxwell MaltzMaxwell Maltz
10th March, American
Physician, Writer, Playwright

Eberhard von MackensenEberhard von Mackensen
24th September, German
Military personnel
Hans-Jürgen von ArnimHans-Jürgen von Arnim
4th April, German
Military personnel

Harry NyquistHarry Nyquist
7th February, Swedish, American
Physicist, Computer scientist, Engineer,
Vasily BlyukherVasily Blyukher
1st December, Russian
Military commander

Kōichi KidoKōichi Kido
18th July, Japanese

Sophie Taeuber-ArpSophie Taeuber-Arp
19th January, Swiss
Painter, Sculptor, Architect

Dietrich von HildebrandDietrich von Hildebrand
12th October, German
Writer, Theologian, University teacher,
Jacob L. MorenoJacob L. Moreno
18th May, Austrian, Romanian, American
Mabel Walker WillebrandtMabel Walker Willebrandt
23rd May, American

Leslie MorsheadLeslie Morshead
18th September, Australian
Military personnel

Hermann-Bernhard RamckeHermann-Bernhard Ramcke
24th January, German

Zalman ShazarZalman Shazar
24th November, Israeli
politician, journalist, writer,poet
Abel GanceAbel Gance
25th October, French
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,

Lyubov PopovaLyubov Popova
24th April, Russian
painter, university teacher, graphic artist

Ki Hajar DewantaraKi Hajar Dewantara
2nd May, Indonesian
Politician, Philosopher

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

Vera MukhinaVera Mukhina
1st July, Latvian, Russian
Noble SissleNoble Sissle
10th July, American
American composer

Christopher R. W. NevinsonChristopher R. W. Nevinson
13th August, British
Paramedic, Painter
DeWitt WallaceDeWitt Wallace
12th November, American
Publisher, Philanthropist

Hannes KolehmainenHannes Kolehmainen
9th December, Finnish

B. Carroll ReeceB. Carroll Reece
22nd December, American
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
Yūzō MatsuyamaYūzō Matsuyama
1st February, Japanese
Military personnel

Władysław TempkaWładysław Tempka
22nd August, Polish
Politician, Lawyer
George Simon KaufmanGeorge Simon Kaufman
16th November, American

Ante PavelićAnte Pavelić
14th July, Croatian, Yugoslav
Shōzō SakuraiShōzō Sakurai
27th June, Japanese
Military personnel

William A. FeatherWilliam A. Feather
25th August, American