Famous People Born In 1896

Discover the most famous people born in 1896. The list includes people like F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jean Piaget, Lev Vygotsky, Georgy Zhukov, George Burns and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, poets and novelists born in 1896. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & India and many more countries.

Wallis SimpsonWallis Simpson
19th June, American
Socialite
Oswald MosleyOswald Mosley
16th November, French
British Politician

F. Scott FitzgeraldF. Scott Fitzgerald
24th September, American
Novelist

Georgy ZhukovGeorgy Zhukov
1st December, Russian
Military Commander

Jimmy DoolittleJimmy Doolittle
14th December, American
Military General

George BurnsGeorge Burns
20th January, American
 
Morarji DesaiMorarji Desai
29th February, Indian
Politician, Prime Minister of India

Jean PiagetJean Piaget
9th August, Swiss
 

Ruth GordonRuth Gordon
30th October, American
Actress
A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami PrabhupadaA. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
1st September, Indian
Founder of ISKCON

Mamie EisenhowerMamie Eisenhower
14th November, American
Former First Lady of the United States
Howard HawksHoward Hawks
30th May, American
Director

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Lev_Vygotsky.jpgLev Vygotsky
17th November, Russian
Psychologist

Konstantin RokossovskyKonstantin Rokossovsky
21st December, Polish, Russian
Soviet Officer

V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
3rd May, Indian
Indian Politician

Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
4th September, French
Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre
Imre NagyImre Nagy
7th June, Hungarian
Politician

Jolie GaborJolie Gabor
29th September, American
Entrepreneur, Socialite

Salim AliSalim Ali
12th November, Indian
Ornithologist

Leslie GrovesLeslie Groves
17th August, American
Engineer
Everett McKinley DirksenEverett Dirksen
4th January, American
Former U.S. Senator

Gerty CoriGerty Cori
15th August, American
Biochemist
Trygve LieTrygve Lie
16th July, Norwegian
First Secretary General of the U.N

Anastasio Somoza GarcíaAnastasio Somoza García
1st February, Nicaraguan
President of Nicaragua

William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
29th February, American
Director
Wallace Hume Carothers Wallace Carothers
27th April, American
Inventor of Neoprene & Nylon

Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
5th December, Czech, American
Biochemist
Walter LangWalter Lang
10th August, American
Film Director

Robert Sanderson Mulliken Robert S. Mulliken
7th June, American
Chemist, Physicist

Edward Arthur MilneEdward Arthur Milne
14th February, British
Astrophysicist
Carl Ludwig SiegelCarl Ludwig Siegel
31st December, German
Mathematician

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Philip Showalter HenchPhilip Showalter Hench
28th February, American
Physician
Andre BretonAndre Breton
19th February, French
Founder of Surrealism

IsaacIsaac
30th November, Israeli
 

Robert RyanRobert Ryan
16th April, American
Actor

Anna AndersonAnna Anderson
16th December, Polish
Impostor
Arnold RidleyArnold Ridley
7th January, British
Actor
Adele AstaireAdele Astaire
10th September, American
Actor, Dancer, Stage actor

Ethel WatersEthel Waters
31st October, American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor

Ted HealyTed Healy
1st October, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor

Raymond MasseyRaymond Massey
30th August, Canadian, American
Actor
Rogers HornsbyRogers Hornsby
27th April, American
Baseball player

Ira GershwinIra Gershwin
6th December, American
Lyricist

Mark W. ClarkMark W. Clark
1st May, American
Officer

John Dos PassosJohn Dos Passos
14th January, American
American novelist

Anandamayi MaAnandamayi Ma
30th April, Indian
Philosopher
Léon ThereminLéon Theremin
15th August, Russian
Inventor, Engineer, Physicist, Scientist

Frederick BrowningFrederick Browning
20th October, British
Military personnel
Italo BalboItalo Balbo
6th June, Italian
politician, military personnel

Ernst UdetErnst Udet
26th April, German
Aviator, Officer, Actor

Nobusuke KishiNobusuke Kishi
13th November, Japanese
Politician
Carlos P. GarciaCarlos P. Garcia
4th November, Filipino
Former President

Charlotte, Grand Duchess of LuxembourgCharlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg
23rd January, French
Former Grand Duchess of Luxembourg
David Alfaro SiqueirosDavid Alfaro Siqueiros
29th December, Mexican
Painter, University teacher, Military personnel

A. J. CroninA. J. Cronin
19th July, Swiss
Novelist

Tristan TzaraTristan Tzara
16th April, French
Art collector, Poet, Writer, Diplomat, Film

Roman JakobsonRoman Jakobson
11th October, Russian
Linguist

Anton WalbrookAnton Walbrook
19th November, Austrian
Actor
Dziga VertovDziga Vertov
2nd January, Russian
Film director

Helen of Greece and DenmarkHelen of Greece and Denmark
20th March, Greek
Queen mother

Buenaventura DurrutiBuenaventura Durruti
14th July, Spanish
Anarcho-syndicalist, Anarchist, Trade unionist

Alberto VargasAlberto Vargas
9th February, Peruvian
Painter, Illustrator
Michael BalconMichael Balcon
19th May, British
Film producer

Andrei ZhdanovAndrei Zhdanov
14th February, Russian
politician, military personnel
D. R. BendreD. R. Bendre
31st January, Indian
 

Sandro PertiniSandro Pertini
25th September, Italian
Journalist

Dawn PowellDawn Powell
28th November, American
Author
Josephine TeyJosephine Tey
25th July, British
Writer, Playwright, Novelist, Screenwriter,

Gottlob BergerGottlob Berger
16th July, German
Politician
Sam ErvinSam Ervin
27th September, American
Politician

Louis BromfieldLouis Bromfield
27th December, American
Author

Klement GottwaldKlement Gottwald
23rd November, Czech
politician
C. D. DeshmukhC. D. Deshmukh
14th January, Indian
Banker

Joseph SchildkrautJoseph Schildkraut
22nd March, Austrian, American
Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor
Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
23rd December, Italian
Writer, Novelist

Henry AllinghamHenry Allingham
6th June, British
Soldier, Autobiographer

Kenji MiyazawaKenji Miyazawa
27th August, Japanese
Poet, Novelist, Writer, Teacher, Esperantist,

Erich KochErich Koch
19th June, German
politician
Herbert BackeHerbert Backe
1st May, German
Politician
Miles DempseyMiles Dempsey
15th December, British
Senior officer

Evans CarlsonEvans Carlson
26th February, American
Military General

Tadj ol-MoloukTadj ol-Molouk
17th March
 

Tina ModottiTina Modotti
17th August, Italian
Photographer
Nikolai TikhonovNikolai Tikhonov
1st December, Russian
Writer

Albert BallAlbert Ball
14th August, British
Aviator, Military personnel

Leo KannerLeo Kanner
13th June, Ukrainian
Psychiatrist

Otto HofmannOtto Hofmann
16th March, German
Military personnel

Benny LeonardBenny Leonard
7th April, American
Boxer
Virgil ThomsonVirgil Thomson
25th November
conductor, composer, music critic, film score

Oscar CharlestonOscar Charleston
14th October, American
Baseball Player
André MassonAndré Masson
4th January, French
Painter, Engraver

Robert E. SherwoodRobert E. Sherwood
4th April, American
Playwright
Señor WencesSeñor Wences
17th April, Spanish
Ventriloquist
Eugenio MontaleEugenio Montale
12th January, Italian
poet, writer, journalist, translator