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.

B. R. AmbedkarB. R. Ambedkar

14th April

Indian

Erwin RommelErwin Rommel
(General)

15th November

German

Karl DönitzKarl Dönitz
(Naval Officer)

16th September

German

Zora Neale HurstonZora Neale Hurston
(Folklorist, Anthropologist)

7th January

American

Cole PorterCole Porter
(Composer, Songwriter)

9th June

American

Frank CostelloFrank Costello
(Crime Boss)

26th January

American

Earl WarrenEarl Warren

19th March

American

Sergei ProkofievSergei Prokofiev
(Composer and pianist)

23rd April

Ukrainian

Jomo KenyattaJomo Kenyatta
(Former Prime Minister of Kenya)

20th October

Kenyan

Max ErnstMax Ernst
(Painter, Sculptor)

2nd April

German

Ronald ColmanRonald Colman
(Actor)

9th February

British

Frederick BantingFrederick Banting
(Discoverer of Insulin)

14th November

Canadian

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James ChadwickJames Chadwick
(Discoverer of Neutron)

20th October

British

Edith SteinEdith Stein
(Philosopher)

12th October

German

Leo BurnettLeo Burnett
(Businessman, Advertising Executive)

21st October

American

Birbal SahniBirbal Sahni
(Palaeobotanist)

30th November

Indian

Hans AlbersHans Albers
(Actor)

22nd September

German

Walther BotheWalther Bothe
(Physicist)

8th January

German

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Karl Lawrence KingKarl Lawrence King
(Musician (Composer))

21st February

American

Maksim BahdanovičMaksim Bahdanovič
(Poet)

9th December

Belarusian

Antonio GramsciAntonio Gramsci
(Italian Politician)

22nd January

Italian

Fanny BriceFanny Brice
(Film Actress, Comedian, Radio Personality, Theater Actress, Singer)

29th October

American

Rafael TrujilloRafael Trujillo
(President)

24th October

Dominican

Nelly SachsNelly Sachs
(Poet, Playwright, Writer)

10th December

German,Swedish

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Walter ModelWalter Model
(Officer)

24th January

German

Mikhail BulgakovMikhail Bulgakov
(Writer)

15th May

Russian

Grant WoodGrant Wood
(American painter)

13th February

American

Tadamichi KuribayashiTadamichi Kuribayashi
(Poet, Writer, Officer)

7th July

Japanese

Otto DixOtto Dix
(Painter, Esperantist, University teacher)

2nd December

German

Owney MaddenOwney Madden
(Gangster)

18th December

British,American

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Fumimaro KonoeFumimaro Konoe
(Politician)

12th October

Japanese

Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of TunisHarold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis
(Politician, Officer)

10th December

British

Jack DragnaJack Dragna

18th April

Italian

William Slim, 1st Viscount SlimWilliam Slim, 1st Viscount Slim
(politician, officer)

6th August

British

Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich of RussiaGrand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich of Russia
(Grand Duke of Russia)

18th September

Russian

Bhupinder Singh of PatialaBhupinder Singh of Patiala
(Cricketer)

12th October

Indian

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Henry TandeyHenry Tandey
(Soldier)

30th August

British

Caresse CrosbyCaresse Crosby
(Publisher, Writer, Socialite, Poet, Memoirist, Journalist)

20th April

American

Fritz TodtFritz Todt
(Engineer, Politician, Civil engineer, Architect)

4th September

German

Paul LukasPaul Lukas
(actor, screenwriter, film actor)

26th May

Hungarian,American

Ethel Roosevelt DerbyEthel Roosevelt Derby
(Nurse)

13th August

American

Alexander RodchenkoAlexander Rodchenko
(Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Architect, Graphic designer)

5th December

Russian

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Wilder PenfieldWilder Penfield
(Surgeon, Neuroscientist, Neurosurgeon, University teacher, Neurologist)

26th January

Canadian

Rudolf CarnapRudolf Carnap
(Analytic philosopher, Esperantist, Philosopher of language, Logician, Philosopher of science, University teacher, Philosopher)

18th May

German,American

Stanley SpencerStanley Spencer
(Painter)

30th June

British

Michael PolanyiMichael Polanyi
(Philosopher, Economist, Chemist)

11th March

Hungarian

Osip MandelstamOsip Mandelstam
(Poet, Writer, Translator, Literary critic, Essayist)

15th January

Polish,Russian

BharathidasanBharathidasan
(Author)

29th April

Indian

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Oswald BoelckeOswald Boelcke
(Aviator, Military personnel)

19th May

Stefano MagaddinoStefano Magaddino
(Funeral director)

10th October

American

Hu ShihHu Shih
(Diplomat, Professor, Journalist)

17th December

Taiwanese

Joe AielloJoe Aiello

20th September

American

Ilya EhrenburgIlya Ehrenburg
(Soviet writer)

27th January

Ukrainian,Russian

John HeartfieldJohn Heartfield
(Photographer, Painter, Poster artist)

19th June

German

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Stavros G. LivanosStavros G. Livanos

30th November

Greek

Erich MarcksErich Marcks
(Military personnel)

6th June

German

Shizo KanakuriShizo Kanakuri
(Marathon runner, Athletics competitor)

20th August

Japanese

Otto RaschOtto Rasch
(Politician, Lawyer)

7th December

German

Albert BattelAlbert Battel
(Lawyer, Officer)

21st January

German

Masti Venkatesha IyengarMasti Venkatesha Iyengar
(Writer)

6th June

Indian

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Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
(Military personnel, Military historian, Non-fiction writer)

9th October

German

Max AmannMax Amann
(Politician, Journalist)

24th November

German

Wilhelm Ritter von ThomaWilhelm Ritter von Thoma
(Military personnel)

11th September

German

Pier Luigi NerviPier Luigi Nervi
(Engineer, Architect, Civil engineer, University teacher)

21st June

Italian,Russian

Rexford TugwellRexford Tugwell
(Economist, Academician)

10th July

American

Hans ReichenbachHans Reichenbach
(Philosopher, Physicist, University teacher)

26th September

German

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Archibald MotleyArchibald Motley
(Painter)

7th October

American

Pär LagerkvistPär Lagerkvist
(Writer, Poet, Playwright, Essayist, Screenwriter)

23rd May

Swedish

Jacques LipchitzJacques Lipchitz
(Sculptor, Artist, Painter)

22nd August

French,American

Sidney WeinbergSidney Weinberg
(Banker, Economist)

12th October

American

Antonio SegniAntonio Segni
(Politician)

2nd February

Italian

Louis T. WrightLouis T. Wright
(Surgeon)

23rd July

American

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Al DubinAl Dubin
(Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score composer)

10th June

American

Sultan al-AtrashSultan al-Atrash
(Politician)

5th March

R. Norris WilliamsR. Norris Williams
(Tennis player)

29th January

American

Charlie PattonCharlie Patton

31st March

American

Leonard D. WhiteLeonard D. White
(Political Scientist, Historian)

17th January

American

John Howard NorthropJohn Howard Northrop
(Biochemist)

5th July

American

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Douglas HortonDouglas Horton
(Protestant, Academic leader)

27th July

American

Kim Seong-suKim Seong-su
(Former Vice President of South Korea)

11th October

South Korean

David LowDavid Low
(caricaturist, journalist)

7th April

British

Frederick Grant BantingFrederick Grant Banting
(Medical Professional, Inventor, Doctor)

30th November

Canadian

Louis Arthur JohnsonLouis Arthur Johnson
(Politician, Lawyer)

10th January

American

Henry Valentine MillerHenry Valentine Miller

26th December

American

Shih-chihShih-chih

17th December

Chinese

Sōsaku SuzukiSōsaku Suzuki
(Military personnel)

27th September

Japanese