Famous People Born In 1892

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Discover the most famous people born in 1892. The list includes people like J. R. R. Tolkien, Francisco Franco, Haile Selassie, Josip Broz Tito, Mary Pickford and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include soldiers, political leaders, poets and physicists born in 1892. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.
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 1 
J. R. R. Tolkien
(Author of 'The Hobbit' & 'The Lord of the Rings')
J. R. R. Tolkien
43
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Died: September 2, 1973
 2 
Haile Selassie
(Former Emperor of Ethiopia (1930 - 1936, 1941 - 1974))
Haile Selassie
23
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ejersa Goro, Ethiopia
Died: August 27, 1975
 3 
Francisco Franco
(Former Caudillo of Spain)
Francisco Franco
45
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ferrol, Spain
Died: November 20, 1975
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Oliver Hardy
11
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Harlem, Georgia, United States
Died: August 7, 1957
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Bessie Coleman
(American Civil Aviator and the First African-American Woman to Hold a Pilot License)
Bessie Coleman
19
Listed In: Aviators
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Atlanta, Texas, United States
Died: April 30, 1926
 6 
Manfred von Richthofen
(One of the Most Widely Known German Fighter Pilots of All Time)
Manfred von Richthofen
14
Listed In: Pilots
Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: April 21, 1918
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Josip Broz Tito
(Yugoslav Communist Revolutionary and the chief Architect of the 'Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia')
Josip Broz Tito
24
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kumrovec, Croatia
Died: May 4, 1980
 8 
Mary Pickford
(One of the Most Popular Actresses of the 1910s and 1920s)
Mary Pickford
8
Birthdate: 8th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: May 29, 1979
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Basil Rathbone
(British Actor Who Portrayed Sherlock Holmes in 14 Hollywood Films)
Basil Rathbone
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: July 21, 1967
 10 
William Horatio Powell
(American Actor Known for His Role of 'Nick Charles' in Six 'Thin Man' Film Series)
William Horatio Powell
2
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: March 5, 1984
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J. Paul Getty
(British Petroleum Industrialist and Founder of the ‘Getty Oil Company’)
J. Paul Getty
13
Listed In: Oil Barons
Birthdate: 15th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: June 6, 1976
 12 
Pearl Buck
(Winner of the 1938 Nobel Prize in Literature)
Pearl Buck
4
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hillsboro
Died: March 6, 1973
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Margaret Rutherford
(Best Known for Her Role as the ‘Duchess of Brighton’ in the Film ‘The V.I.P.s’)
Margaret Rutherford
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 11th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Balham, London, United Kingdom
Died: May 22, 1972
 14 
Jack L Warner
(Canadian-American Film Executive and Founder of ‘Warner Brothers. Studios’)
Jack L Warner
3
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, Canada
Died: September 9, 1978
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Louis de Broglie
(Physicist)
Louis de Broglie
2
Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dieppe
Died: March 19, 1987
 16 
Walter Benjamin
(German Jewish Philosopher, Cultural Critic and Essayist)
Walter Benjamin
5
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: September 26, 1940
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Edna St. Vincent Millay
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rockland, Maine, United States
Died: October 19, 1950
 18 
Hal Roach
(Film producer, Actor, Film director, Screenwriter)
Hal Roach
2
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City
Died: November 2, 1992
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Gummo Marx
(Actor, Comedian, Inventor)
Gummo Marx
1
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Died: April 21, 1977
 20 
Reinhold Niebuhr
(American Reformed Theologian, Ethicist and Commentator on Politics and Public Affairs)
Reinhold Niebuhr
6
Listed In: Theologians
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wright City, Missouri, United States
Died: June 1, 1971
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Amānullāh Khān
(King of Afghanistan from 1926 to 1929)
Amānullāh Khān
15
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paghman
Died: April 25, 1960
 22 
Martin Niemöller
(German Theologian and Pastor Known for His Most Famous Poem 'First They Came...')
Martin Niemöller
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lippstadt, Germany
Died: March 6, 1984
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Charles Atlas
(American Bodybuilder Best Remembered as the Developer of a Bodybuilding Method and Its Associated Exercise Program)
Charles Atlas
2
Listed In: Bodybuilders
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Acri, Cosenza, Italy
Died: December 24, 1972
 24 
Walter Hagen
(Golfer)
Walter Hagen
1
Listed In: Golfers
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: October 6, 1969
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Manuel Roxas
(Former President of the Philippines)
Manuel Roxas
7
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Roxas City, Philippines
Died: April 15, 1948
 26 
Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia
(Former Duchess Consort of Brunswick (1913 - 1918))
Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: December 11, 1980
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Eddie Cantor
(comedian)
Eddie Cantor
1
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: October 10, 1964
 28 
Ryunosuke Akutagawa
(Japanese Short-Story Writer Active During the Taishō Period)
Ryunosuke Akutagawa
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kyōbashi-ku,Tokyo, Japan
Died: July 24, 1927
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Mabel Normand
(Actress)
Mabel Normand
2
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Brighton, Staten Island,
Died: February 23, 1930
 30 
Zara Cully
(Actress)
Zara Cully
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: February 28, 1978
 31 
James Forrestal
(1st United States Secretary of Defense (1947 - 1949))
James Forrestal
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Beacon
Died: May 22, 1949
 32 
Djuna Barnes
(Artist)
Djuna Barnes
0
Birthdate: 12th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Storm King Mountain, New York, United States
Died: June 18, 1982
 33 
Mississippi John Hurt
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 8th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Teoc, Mississippi, United States
Died: November 2, 1966
George Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Palace, Darmstadt, Grand Duchy of Hesse, Germany
Died: April 8, 1938
 35 
J.B.S. Haldane
(British Scientist Who Developed the Mathematical Theory of Population Genetics and One of the Founders of ‘Neo-Darwinism’)
J.B.S. Haldane
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oxford, England
Died: December 1, 1964
 36 
Arthur Seyss-Inquart
(Austrian Nazi Politician and Chancellor of Austria for 2-Days in March 1938 Before its Annexation)
Arthur Seyss-Inquart
3
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stonařov, Czechia
Died: October 16, 1946
 37 
Ernst Lubitsch
(Film director)
Ernst Lubitsch
1
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: November 30, 1947
 38 
Alexander Alekhine
(Russian-French Former Chess Champion)
Alexander Alekhine
2
Listed In: Chess Players
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: March 24, 1946
 39 
Erté
(Russian-born French Artist and Designer)
Erté
0
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 21, 1990
 40 
Corrie ten Boom
(Holocaust Survivor Best Known for Her Book 'The Hiding Place')
Corrie ten Boom
2
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Haarlem, Netherlands
Died: April 15, 1983
 41 
Engelbert Dollfuss
(Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer)
Engelbert Dollfuss
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Texingtal
Died: July 25, 1934
 42 
Ruth Chatterton
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 24, 1961
 43 
Bruno Schulz
(Writer and One of the Great Polish-Language Prose Stylists of the 20th Century)
Bruno Schulz
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Drohobych, Ukraine
Died: November 19, 1942
 44 
Alan Hale
(Actor)
Alan Hale
3
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: January 22, 1950
Zita of Bourbon-Parma
3
Listed In: Family Members
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tuscany, Italy
Died: March 14, 1989
 46 
Harry J. Anslinger
(1st Commissioner of the Federal Bureau of Narcotics)
Harry J. Anslinger
3
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: November 14, 1975
 47 
Ivo Andric
(Novelist, Poet & Short Story Writer Who Won the 1961 Nobel Prize in Literature)
Ivo Andric
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dolac, Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: March 13, 1975
 48 
Andy Clyde
(Stage actor, Film actor)
Andy Clyde
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Blairgowrie and Rattray
Died: May 18, 1967
 49 
Arthur Compton
(Nobel Prize Laureate in Physics)
Arthur Compton
0
Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wooster, Ohio, USA
Died: March 15, 1962
 50 
Sepp Dietrich
(Military Officer)
Sepp Dietrich
4
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hawangen, Germany
Died: April 21, 1966