Famous People Born In 1898

Discover the most famous people born in 1898. The list includes people like C. S. Lewis, M. C. Escher, Rene Magritte, Bertolt Brecht, George Gershwin and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, poets and directors born in 1898. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Italy and many more countries.

C. S. LewisC. S. Lewis
29th November, Irish, British
Writer
Randolph ScottRandolph Scott
23rd January, American
Actor

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
26th September, American
Composer

Enzo FerrariEnzo Ferrari
18th February, Italian
Italian racing driver

Golda MeirGolda Meir
3rd May, Israeli, Ukrainian
Former Prime Minister of Israel

Bertolt BrechtBertolt Brecht
10th February, German
Poet
Paul RobesonPaul Robeson
9th April, American
Singer, Actor & Civil Rights Activist

Maria RasputinMaria Rasputin
27th March, Russian
Grigori Rasputin’s Daughter

M. C. EscherM. C. Escher
17th June, Dutch
Artist
Rene MagritteRene Magritte
21st November, Belgian
 

Chesty PullerChesty Puller
26th June, American
United States Marine Corps lieutenant general
William Orville DouglasWilliam O. Douglas
16th October, American
Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court

Dr. Norman Vincent PealeDr. Norman Vincent Peale
31st May, American
Pastor, Self-Help Writer

Shirley BoothShirley Booth
30th August, American
Actress

Zhou EnlaiZhou Enlai
5th March, Chinese
First Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19th May, Italian
Philosopher
Irene DunneIrene Dunne
20th December, American
Actress

Federico García LorcaFederico García Lorca
5th June, Spanish
Poet

Herbert MarcuseHerbert Marcuse
18th July, German, American
Philosopher

Erich Maria RemarqueErich Maria Remarque
22nd June, German
Novelist
Sergei EisensteinSergei Eisenstein
22nd January, Russian
Film Director

Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
26th March, German
Entrepreneur
Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
4th July, Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Trofim LysenkoTrofim Lysenko
29th September, Russian
Experimenter

Peggy GuggenheimPeggy Guggenheim
26th August, American
Art Collector
Liu ShaoqiLiu Shaoqi
24th November, Chinese
Politician

Curly LambeauCurly Lambeau
9th April, American
American Football Player
Henry MooreHenry Moore
30th July, British
 

Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
3rd February, Finnish
Architect

Leó SzilárdLeó Szilárd
11th February, American
Physicist
Gunnar MyrdalGunnar Myrdal
6th December, Swedish
Economist

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Henry HathawayHenry Hathaway
13th March, American
Film Director
Leo McCareyLeo McCarey
3rd October, American
Film Director

Howard FloreyHoward Florey
24th September, Australian
Pathologist and Pharmacologist

Bessie Love Bessie Love
10th September, American
Actress

Alfred EisenstaedtAlfred Eisenstaedt
6th December, German
Father of Photojournalism
Piero SraffaPiero Sraffa
5th August, Italian
Founder of the Neo-Ricardian School of Economics
Isidor Isaac Rabi Isidor Isaac Rabi
29th July, American
Physicist

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
17th July, American
American photographer

Grace MooreGrace Moore
5th December, American
Opera Singer & Actress

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
26th November, German
Chemist
Malcolm CowleyMalcolm Cowley
24th August, American
Novelist & Poet

Albert John LuthuliAlbert John Luthuli
4th June, South African
President of African National Congress (ANC)

Leon ŠtukeljLeon Štukelj
12th November, Slovenian
Gymnast

Katharine Burr BlodgettKatharine Burr Blodgett
10th January, American
Scientist

Paul TournierPaul Tournier
12th May, Swiss
Physician
Armand HammerArmand Hammer
21st May, American
Business people

Lotte LenyaLotte Lenya
18th October, Austrian
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor
Umm KulthumUmm Kulthum
18th December, Egyptian
Singer

Anthony McAuliffeAnthony McAuliffe
2nd July, American
Military Leader

Soong May-lingSoong May-ling
5th March, Chinese
Political figure
Bennett CerfBennett Cerf
25th May, American
Publisher

Hans KrebsHans Krebs
4th March, German
soldier, military personnel
Alexander CalderAlexander Calder
22nd July, American
Sculptor, Painter

Lillian Gordy CarterLillian Gordy Carter
15th August, American
Nurse, Politician

Tamara de LempickaTamara de Lempicka
16th May, Polish, American
Painter

Emmett KellyEmmett Kelly
9th December, American
Circus performer

Harry PatchHarry Patch
17th June, British
Soldier
Gracie FieldsGracie Fields
9th January, British
Actor, Comedian, Singer

Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
24th October
Politician, Military personnel

Julius SchreckJulius Schreck
13th July, German
Military personnel

Theodore Miller EdisonTheodore Miller Edison
10th July, American
Inventor
Maurice WilsonMaurice Wilson
21st April, British
Mountaineer

Hastings BandaHastings Banda
15th February, Malawian
President
Salvatore FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo
5th June, Italian
Designer

Preston SturgesPreston Sturges
29th August, American
American playwright

Gertrude LawrenceGertrude Lawrence
4th July, British, American
Actress
Inejiro AsanumaInejiro Asanuma
27th December, Japanese
Politician

Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi
16th May, Japanese
Director
Henry LuceHenry Luce
3rd April, American
Journalist, Publisher

Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
24th January, German
Politician

Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
23rd May, German
Politician
Sara CarterSara Carter
21st July, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Hal B. WallisHal B. Wallis
19th October, American
Film producer
Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
15th August, Indian
Politician

Lionel Charles Robbins, Baron RobbinsLionel Charles Robbins, Baron Robbins
22nd November, British
Economist

John LoderJohn Loder
3rd January, British
actor, film actor

Kurt TankKurt Tank
24th February, German
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Scientist,
Happy ChandlerHappy Chandler
14th July, American
Politician
Dorothy GishDorothy Gish
11th March, American
Actress

TotòTotò
15th February, Italian
Comedian

Willy MesserschmittWilly Messerschmitt
26th June, German
Aeronautical engineer, Engineer, University

Luis Muñoz MarínLuis Muñoz Marín
18th February, Puerto Rican
Journalist
Wiley PostWiley Post
22nd November, American
Aviator

Marilyn MillerMarilyn Miller
1st September, American
Actress

Molly PiconMolly Picon
28th February, American
Actress

George JesselGeorge Jessel
3rd April, American
Actor

Rodion MalinovskyRodion Malinovsky
10th November, Ukrainian, Russian
politician, officer, writer
Oskar HomolkaOskar Homolka
12th August, Austrian, American
Actor

Albert LutuliAlbert Lutuli
30th November, South African, Zimbabwean
politician, autobiographer
Howard Walter FloreyHoward Walter Florey
24th September, British
Australian pharmacologist

Owen BarfieldOwen Barfield
9th November, British
Philosopher, Writer
Leonard HowellLeonard Howell
16th June, Jamaican
 
Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
14th February, Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher