Famous People Born In 1891

Discover the most famous people born in 1891. The list includes people like B. R. Ambedkar, Cole Porter, Sergei Prokofiev, Earl Warren, Max Ernst and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include soldiers, political leaders, poets and philosophers born in 1891. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & India 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 B. R. Ambedkar

B. R. Ambedkar
91
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Jurist, Economist, 1st Indian Minister of Law and Justice (1947-51)
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Madhya Pradesh, India
Died: December 6, 1956

 2 Erwin Rommel

Erwin Rommel
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Heidenheim an der Brenz, Germany
Died: October 14, 1944

 3 Frank Costello

Frank Costello
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Crime Boss
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cassano allo Ionio, Italy
Died: February 18, 1973
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 4 Karl Dönitz

Karl Dönitz
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Germany (1945)
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Grünau, Berlin, Germany
Died: December 24, 1980
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 5 Frederick Banting

Frederick Banting
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Famous As: Co-Discoverer of Insulin
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Alliston, New Tecumseth, Canada
Died: February 21, 1941

 6 Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston
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Famous As: Folklorist, Anthropologist
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Notasulga
Died: January 28, 1960
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 7 Cole Porter

Cole Porter
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Famous As: Composer, Songwriter
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Peru, Indiana, United States
Died: October 15, 1964
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 8 Sergei Prokofiev

Sergei Prokofiev
27
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer and pianist
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Krasne, Ukraine
Died: March 5, 1953
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 9 Earl Warren

Earl Warren
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Governor of California (1943-53), Chief Justice of the United States (1953-69)
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: July 9, 1974

 10 Carl Panzram

Carl Panzram
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Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: 28th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: East Grand Forks, Minnesota, United States
Died: September 5, 1930
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 11 Max Ernst

Max Ernst
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brühl, Germany
Died: April 1, 1976

 12 James Chadwick

James Chadwick
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Discoverer of Neutron
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bollington
Died: July 24, 1974
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 13 Fanny Brice

Fanny Brice
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Famous As: Model, Singer, Actress
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: May 29, 1951

 14 Antonio Gramsci

Antonio Gramsci
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Famous As: Marxist philosopher, Journalist
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ales, Italy
Died: April 27, 1937
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 15 Edith Stein

Edith Stein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: August 9, 1942

 16 Henry Valentine Miller

Henry Valentine Miller
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yorkville, Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: June 7, 1980
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 17 Mikhail Bulgakov

Mikhail Bulgakov
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine
Died: March 10, 1940

 18 Ronald Colman

Ronald Colman
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Richmond, Surrey, England
Died: May 19, 1958
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 19 Grant Wood

Grant Wood
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Former painter particularly well known for American Gothic (1930), which has become an iconic example of early 20th-century American art
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Anamosa, Iowa, United States
Died: February 12, 1942

 20 Edward Bernays

Edward Bernays
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Famous As: Public Relations Consultant
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria-Hungary
Died: March 9, 1995
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 21 Joe E. Brown

Joe E. Brown
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Holgate, Ohio, United States
Died: July 6, 1973

 22 Leo Burnett

Leo Burnett
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Famous As: Businessman, Advertising Executive
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. Johns, Michigan U.S.
Died: June 7, 1971
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 23 Olga Khokhlova

Olga Khokhlova
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet dancer
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nizhyn, Ukraine
Died: February 11, 1955

 24 Tadamichi Kuribayashi

Tadamichi Kuribayashi
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nagano Prefecture, Japan
Died: March 26, 1945
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 25 Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina

Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of the Dominican Republic
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Cristóbal Province, Dominican Republic
Died: May 30, 1961

 26 José P. Laurel

José P. Laurel
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Famous As: Former President of the Philippines
Birthdate: 9th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tanauan, Philippines
Died: November 6, 1959
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 27 Ole Kirk Christiansen

Ole Kirk Christiansen
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Filskov, Denmark
Died: March 11, 1958

 28 Ethel Roosevelt Derby

Ethel Roosevelt Derby
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Listed In: Nurses
Famous As: Nurse
Birthdate: 13th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oyster Bay (hamlet), New York
Died: December 10, 1977
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 29 Henry Tandey

Henry Tandey
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Royal Leamington Spa
Died: December 20, 1977

 30 Harry Cohn

Harry Cohn
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Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, U.S.
Died: February 27, 1958

 31 Shizo Kanakuri

Shizo Kanakuri
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Marathon runner, Athletics competitor
Birthdate: 20th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tamana
Died: November 13, 1983

 32 Birbal Sahni

Birbal Sahni
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Palaeobotanist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Saharanpur district
Died: April 10, 1949

 33 Stanley Spencer

Stanley Spencer
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cookham, England
Died: December 14, 1959

 34 William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim

William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bishopston, England
Died: December 14, 1970

 35 Otto Dix

Otto Dix
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 2nd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Untermhaus
Died: July 25, 1969

 36 Fumimaro Konoe

Fumimaro Konoe
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chiyoda-ku
Died: December 16, 1945

 37 Owney Madden

Owney Madden
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Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 18th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leeds
Died: April 24, 1965

 38 Michael Chekhov

Michael Chekhov
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: September 30, 1955

 39 Nella Larsen

Nella Larsen
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Died: March 30, 1964

 40 Lydia Lopokova

Lydia Lopokova
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet dancer
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russian
Died: June 8, 1981

 41 Alexander Rodchenko

Alexander Rodchenko
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: December 3, 1956

 42 John Vernou Bouvier III

John Vernou Bouvier III
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Listed In: Socialites
Famous As: Stockbroker
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: East Hampton, New York, United States
Died: August 3, 1957

 43 Bronislava Nijinska

Bronislava Nijinska
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet Dancer
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
Died: February 21, 1972

 44 Hu Shih

Hu Shih
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Famous As: Diplomat, Professor, Journalist
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Shanghai
Died: February 24, 1962

 45 John Heartfield

John Heartfield
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Photographer, Painter, Poster artist
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Schmargendorf
Died: April 26, 1968

 46 Ilya Ehrenburg

Ilya Ehrenburg
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine
Died: August 31, 1967

 47 Bridget Dowling

Bridget Dowling
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Alois Hitler Jr.'s wife
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: November 18, 1969

 48 Archibald Motley

Archibald Motley
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans
Died: January 16, 1981

 49 Richard Tauber

Richard Tauber
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera singer
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Linz, Austria
Died: January 8, 1948

 50 Ruth Cleveland

Ruth Cleveland
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Grover Cleveland's daughter
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 7, 1904