Famous People Born In 1893

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Discover the most famous people born in 1893. The list includes people like Mao Zedong, Yip Man, Mae West, Wilfred Owen, Huey Long and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, soldiers and diplomats born in 1893. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & India and many more countries.
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Mao Zedong
(Communist Leader of China)
Mao Zedong
63
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Shaoshan, Xiangtan, China
Died: September 9, 1976
 2 
Yip Man
(Martial artist)
Yip Man
8
Listed In: Martial Artists
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Foshan, China
Died: December 2, 1972
 3 
Hattie McDaniel
14
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Died: October 26, 1952
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Mae West
(Actress, Screenwriter, Singer)
Mae West
5
Birthdate: 17th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: November 22, 1980
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Roy O. Disney
(Co-Founder of Walt Disney Company)
Roy O. Disney
5
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: December 20, 1971
 6 
Huey Long
(Politician)
Huey Long
12
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Winnfield
Died: September 10, 1935
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Edsel Ford
(Business Executive, Philanthropist and President of ‘Ford Motor Company’)
Edsel Ford
5
Listed In: Philanthropists
Birthdate: 6th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: May 26, 1943
 8 
Omar Bradley
(1st Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1949-53))
Omar Bradley
5
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clark, Missouri, United States
Died: April 8, 1981
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Jimmy Durante
(One of America's Most Popular Personalities of the 1920s through the 1970s)
Jimmy Durante
4
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: January 28, 1980
 10 
Wilfred Owen
20
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Oswestry
Died: November 4, 1918
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Lillian Gish
(Actress)
Lillian Gish
4
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Springfield, Ohio, United States
Died: February 27, 1993
 12 
Joan Miró
(Spanish Painter, Sculptor and Ceramicist Known for His work in ‘Surrealism’, ‘Fauvism’ and ‘Expressionism’)
Joan Miró
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
Died: December 25, 1983
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William Moulton Marston
3
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saugus, Massachusetts
Died: May 2, 1947
 14 
Edward G. Robinson
(Romanian-American Actor Known for His Tough-Guy Roles as Gangsters)
Edward G. Robinson
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
Died: January 26, 1973
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Dorothy Parker
(American Poet, Critic & Satirist Who Was Known for Her Wit, Wisecracks, and Eye for 20th-Century Urban Foibles)
Dorothy Parker
4
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Died: June 7, 1967
 16 
Jomo Kenyatta
(1st President of Kenya (1964–1978) and the 1st Prime Minister of Kenya (1963–1964))
Jomo Kenyatta
19
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gatundu, Kenya
Died: August 22, 1978
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Madeleine Astor
(Socialite)
Madeleine Astor
11
Listed In: Socialites
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: March 27, 1940
 18 
Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis
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Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kolkata
Died: June 28, 1972
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Harold Lloyd
(Actor, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter, stunt performer)
Harold Lloyd
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Burchard
Died: March 8, 1971
 20 
Hermann Goring
(German Military Leader)
Hermann Goring
34
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rosenheim, Germany
Died: October 15, 1946
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Vera Brittain
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire, England
Died: March 29, 1970
 22 
Fatima Jinnah
(Sister of Muhammad Ali Jinnah)
Fatima Jinnah
11
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Karachi
Died: July 8, 1967
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Paramahansa Yogananda
3
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: March 7, 1952
 24 
Walter White
(American civil rights activist)
Walter White
3
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: 1955 AD
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Leslie Howard
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Forest Hill, London, United Kingdom
Died: June 1, 1943
Vladimir Mayakovsky
0
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baghdati, Georgia
Died: April 14, 1930
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Meghnad Saha
(Astrophysicist)
Meghnad Saha
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kaliakair Upazila, Bangladesh
Died: February 16, 1956
 28 
Bugs Moran
(American Gangster and Bootlegger)
Bugs Moran
11
Listed In: Gangsters
Birthdate: 21st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Died: February 25, 1957
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Andres Segovia
(Spanish Guitarist Known for His Expressive Performances, Broad Tonal Palette, and Distinct Musical Personality)
Andres Segovia
0
Listed In: Guitarists
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Linares, Spain
Died: June 2, 1987
 30 
Margarete Himmler
1
Listed In: Nurses
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Goncarzewo near Bromberg, Poland
Died: August 25, 1967
 31 
Blind Lemon Jefferson
(Blues & Gospel Singer-Songwriter)
Blind Lemon Jefferson
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Coutchman, Texas, United States
Died: December 19, 1929
 32 
Stanislaw Szukalski
1
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Warta, Poland
Died: May 19, 1987
 33 
Carol II of Romania
(King of Romania (1930-40))
Carol II of Romania
1
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Peleș Castle, Sinaia, Romania
Died: April 4, 1953
 34 
Cedric Hardwicke
(British Stage and Film Actor Known for His Performances in the Plays of 'Shakespeare' and 'Shaw')
Cedric Hardwicke
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 19th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lye, Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England
Died: August 6, 1964
 35 
Frederick McKinley Jones
(Inventor of 'Mobile Refrigeration Technology' for Transportation of Perishable Goods)
Frederick McKinley Jones
2
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: February 21, 1961
 36 
Dean Acheson
(51st United States Secretary of State)
Dean Acheson
2
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 11th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Middletown, Connecticut, United States
Died: October 12, 1971
 37 
Big Bill Broonzy
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lake Dick, Arkansas, United States
Died: August 15, 1958
 38 
Joachim von Ribbentrop
(Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nazi Germany (1938 - 1945))
Joachim von Ribbentrop
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 30th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wesel, Germany
Died: October 16, 1946
 39 
Harold Urey
(Chemist)
Harold Urey
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Walkerton, Indiana, United States
Died: January 5, 1981
 40 
Claire Lee Chennault
(Military aviator)
Claire Lee Chennault
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Commerce, Texas, United States
Died: July 27, 1958
 41 
Francis Ouimet
(American Amateur Golfer)
Francis Ouimet
2
Listed In: Golfers
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 2, 1967
 42 
Albert Szent-Györgyi
(Physiologist)
Albert Szent-Györgyi
1
Listed In: Physiologists
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Budapest, Austria-Hungary
Died: October 22, 1986
 43 
Alexander Korda
(Hungarian-British Film Director, Producer and Screenwriter)
Alexander Korda
0
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Túrkeve, Hungary
Died: January 23, 1956
 44 
Irene Castle
(Dancer)
Irene Castle
0
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York ,United States
Died: January 25, 1969
 45 
Beatrice Wood
1
Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: March 12, 1998
 46 
Fritz Perls
(Psychologist, Psychiatrist)
Fritz Perls
1
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Berlin
Died: March 14, 1970
 47 
Henry Murray
(Psychologist)
Henry Murray
1
Listed In: Psychologists
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: June 23, 1988
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Conrad Veidt
(Best Known for His Roles in the Films: ‘Different from the Others’ and ‘The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari’)
Conrad Veidt
4
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: April 3, 1943
 49 
Jack Frost
(Composer)
Jack Frost
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Died: October 21, 1959
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Prajadhipok
(Monarch)
Prajadhipok
2
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangkok, Siam, Thailand
Died: May 30, 1941