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
Novelist
Enzo FerrariEnzo Ferrari
18th February, Italian
Italian racing driver

Randolph ScottRandolph Scott
23rd January, American
Actor

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
26th September, American
Composer

Bertolt BrechtBertolt Brecht
10th February, German
Poet

Paul RobesonPaul Robeson
9th April, American
Singer, Actor & Civil Rights Activist
Golda MeirGolda Meir
3rd May, Israeli, Ukrainian
Former Prime Minister of Israel

M. C. EscherM. C. Escher
17th June, Dutch
Artist

Maria RasputinMaria Rasputin
27th March, Russian
Grigori Rasputin’s Daughter
Zhou EnlaiZhou Enlai
5th March, Chinese
First Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of

Chesty PullerChesty Puller
26th June, American
United States Marine Corps lieutenant general
Federico García LorcaFederico García Lorca
5th June, Spanish
Poet

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19th May, Italian
Philosopher

Erich Maria RemarqueErich Maria Remarque
22nd June, German
Novelist

Shirley BoothShirley Booth
30th August, American
Actress

Irene DunneIrene Dunne
20th December, American
Actress
William Orville DouglasWilliam O. Douglas
16th October, American
Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court

Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
26th March, German
Entrepreneur

Herbert MarcuseHerbert Marcuse
18th July, German, American
Philosopher

Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
4th July, Indian
Former Prime Minister of India
Sergei EisensteinSergei Eisenstein
22nd January, Russian
Film Director

Henry MooreHenry Moore
30th July, British
 
Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
3rd February, Finnish
Architect

Liu ShaoqiLiu Shaoqi
24th November, Chinese
Politician

Trofim LysenkoTrofim Lysenko
29th September, Russian
Experimenter
Gunnar MyrdalGunnar Myrdal
6th December, Swedish
Economist

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

Henry HathawayHenry Hathaway
13th March, American
Film Director
Isidor Isaac Rabi Isidor Isaac Rabi
29th July, American
Physicist

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Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
17th July, American
American photographer
Leo McCareyLeo McCarey
3rd October, American
Film Director

Piero SraffaPiero Sraffa
5th August, Italian
Founder of the Neo-Ricardian School of Economics

Leó SzilárdLeó Szilárd
11th February, American
Physicist

Grace MooreGrace Moore
5th December, American
Opera Singer & Actress
Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
26th November, German
Chemist
Katharine Burr BlodgettKatharine Burr Blodgett
10th January, American
Scientist

Malcolm CowleyMalcolm Cowley
24th August, American
Novelist & Poet

Rene MagritteRene Magritte
21st November, Belgian
 

Leon ŠtukeljLeon Štukelj
12th November, Slovenian
Gymnast
Albert John LuthuliAlbert John Luthuli
4th June, South African
President of African National Congress (ANC)

Paul TournierPaul Tournier
12th May, Swiss
Physician

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

Armand HammerArmand Hammer
25th May, American
Business people

Peggy GuggenheimPeggy Guggenheim
26th August, American
Art collector, Patron of the arts, Art dealer,
Curly LambeauCurly Lambeau
9th April, American
Football Player

Alexander CalderAlexander Calder
22nd July, American
Sculptor, Painter
Umm KulthumUmm Kulthum
18th December, Egyptian
Singer

Anthony McAuliffeAnthony McAuliffe
2nd July, American
Military Leader

Salvatore FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo
5th June, Italian
Designer
Gertrude LawrenceGertrude Lawrence
4th July, British, American
Actress

Harry PatchHarry Patch
17th June, British
Soldier
Tamara de LempickaTamara de Lempicka
16th May, Polish, American
Painter

Inejiro AsanumaInejiro Asanuma
27th December, Japanese
Politician

Lotte LenyaLotte Lenya
18th October, Austrian
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor

Bennett CerfBennett Cerf
25th May, American
Publisher

Gracie FieldsGracie Fields
9th January, British
Actor, Comedian, Singer
Sara CarterSara Carter
21st July, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Emmett KellyEmmett Kelly
9th December, American
Circus performer

Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
24th October
Politician, Military personnel

Hastings BandaHastings Banda
15th February, Malawian
President
Theodore Miller EdisonTheodore Miller Edison
10th July, American
Inventor

Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
23rd May, German
Politician
Julius SchreckJulius Schreck
13th July, German
Military personnel

Henry LuceHenry Luce
3rd April, American
Journalist, Publisher

Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
24th January, German
Politician
Lillian Gordy CarterLillian Gordy Carter
15th August, American
Nurse, Politician

Hal B. WallisHal B. Wallis
19th October, American
Film producer
Wiley PostWiley Post
22nd November, American
Aviator

Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi
16th May, Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter

Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
15th August, Indian
Politician
Happy ChandlerHappy Chandler
14th July, American
Politician

Dorothy GishDorothy Gish
11th March, American
Actress
Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
14th February, Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher

Kurt TankKurt Tank
24th February, German
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Scientist,

Marilyn MillerMarilyn Miller
1st September, American
Actress

Preston SturgesPreston Sturges
29th August, American
American playwright
Willy MesserschmittWilly Messerschmitt
26th June, German
Aeronautical engineer, Engineer, University
Molly PiconMolly Picon
28th February, American
Actress

TotòTotò
15th February, Italian
Comedian

Luis Muñoz MarínLuis Muñoz Marín
18th February, Puerto Rican
Journalist

Lily PonsLily Pons
12th April, French
American-French operatic soprano
Rodion MalinovskyRodion Malinovsky
10th November, Ukrainian, Russian
politician, officer, writer

Albert LutuliAlbert Lutuli
30th November, South African, Zimbabwean
politician, autobiographer

Konrad HenleinKonrad Henlein
6th May, German
Politician, Lawyer, Q23017329

Lucius D. ClayLucius D. Clay
23rd April, American
Military general

Septima Poinsette ClarkSeptima Poinsette Clark
3rd May, American
Educator
Leonard HowellLeonard Howell
16th June, Jamaican
 

Therese NeumannTherese Neumann
9th April, German
Stigmatic
Jean BorotraJean Borotra
13th August, French
Tennis player

Owen BarfieldOwen Barfield
9th November, British
Philosopher, Writer
Stephen Vincent BenétStephen Vincent Benét
22nd July, American
Writer
Maurice WilsonMaurice Wilson
21st April, British
Mountaineer