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

Bertolt BrechtBertolt Brecht
10th February, German
Poet

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
26th September, American
Composer

Golda MeirGolda Meir
3rd May, Israeli, Ukrainian
Former Prime Minister of Israel
M. C. EscherM. C. Escher
17th June, Dutch
Artist

Paul RobesonPaul Robeson
9th April, American
Singer, Actor & Civil Rights Activist

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

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

Federico García LorcaFederico García Lorca
5th June, Spanish
Poet
Maria RasputinMaria Rasputin
27th March, Russian
Grigori Rasputin’s Daughter

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19th May, Italian
Philosopher

Shirley BoothShirley Booth
30th August, American
Actress
Erich Maria RemarqueErich Maria Remarque
22nd June, German
Novelist

Irene DunneIrene Dunne
20th December, American
Actress
Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
4th July, Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
26th March, German
Entrepreneur

Herbert MarcuseHerbert Marcuse
18th July, German, American
Philosopher
Henry MooreHenry Moore
30th July, British
 

Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
3rd February, Finnish
Architect
Trofim LysenkoTrofim Lysenko
29th September, Russian
Experimenter

Gunnar MyrdalGunnar Myrdal
6th December, Swedish
Economist

Howard FloreyHoward Florey
24th September, Australian
Pathologist and Pharmacologist

Isidor Isaac Rabi Isidor Isaac Rabi
29th July, American
Physicist
Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
17th July, American
American photographer
Alfred EisenstaedtAlfred Eisenstaedt
6th December, German
Father of Photojournalism

Bessie Love Bessie Love
10th September, American
Actress

Henry HathawayHenry Hathaway
13th March, American
Film Director

Piero SraffaPiero Sraffa
5th August, Italian
Founder of the Neo-Ricardian School of Economics
Leo McCareyLeo McCarey
3rd October, American
Film Director

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Leó SzilárdLeó Szilárd
11th February, American
Physicist

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
26th November, German
Chemist

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

Malcolm CowleyMalcolm Cowley
24th August, American
Novelist & Poet
Katharine Burr BlodgettKatharine Burr Blodgett
10th January, American
Scientist

Rene MagritteRene Magritte
21st November, Belgian
 
Leon ŠtukeljLeon Štukelj
12th November, Slovenian
Gymnast

Paul TournierPaul Tournier
12th May, Swiss
Physician

Albert John LuthuliAlbert John Luthuli
4th June, South African
President of African National Congress (ANC)
Dr. Norman Vincent PealeDr. Norman Vincent Peale
31st May, American
Pastor, Self-Help Writer

Armand HammerArmand Hammer
25th May, American
Business people
Alexander CalderAlexander Calder
22nd July, American
Sculptor, Painter

Curly LambeauCurly Lambeau
9th April, American
Football Player

Sergei EisensteinSergei Eisenstein
22nd January, Russian
Film director

Umm KulthumUmm Kulthum
18th December, Egyptian
Singer

Peggy GuggenheimPeggy Guggenheim
26th August, American
Art collector, Patron of the arts, Art dealer,
Salvatore FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo
5th June, Italian
Designer

Inejiro AsanumaInejiro Asanuma
27th December, Japanese
Politician

Liu ShaoqiLiu Shaoqi
24th November, Chinese
Chinese revolutionary

Wiley PostWiley Post
22nd November, American
Aviator
Gracie FieldsGracie Fields
9th January, British
Actor, Comedian, Singer

Lillian Gordy CarterLillian Gordy Carter
15th August, American
Nurse, Politician
Harry PatchHarry Patch
17th June, British
Soldier

Bennett CerfBennett Cerf
25th May, American
Publisher

Tamara de LempickaTamara de Lempicka
16th May, Polish, American
Painter
Theodore Miller EdisonTheodore Miller Edison
10th July, American
Inventor

Lotte LenyaLotte Lenya
18th October, Austrian
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor
Sara CarterSara Carter
21st July, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
24th October
Politician, Military personnel

Emmett KellyEmmett Kelly
9th December, American
Circus performer
Anthony McAuliffeAnthony McAuliffe
2nd July, American
Military Leader

Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
23rd May, German
Politician
Hastings BandaHastings Banda
15th February, Malawian
President

Dorothy GishDorothy Gish
11th March, American
Actress

Henry LuceHenry Luce
3rd April, American
Journalist, Publisher

Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
24th January, German
Politician
Julius SchreckJulius Schreck
13th July, German
Military personnel
Gertrude LawrenceGertrude Lawrence
4th July, British, American
Actress

Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
15th August, Indian
Politician

Happy ChandlerHappy Chandler
14th July, American
Politician

Luis Muñoz MarínLuis Muñoz Marín
18th February, Puerto Rican
Journalist
Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi
16th May, Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter

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

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

Hal B. WallisHal B. Wallis
19th October, American
Film producer

Preston SturgesPreston Sturges
29th August, American
American playwright
Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
14th February, Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher

Willy MesserschmittWilly Messerschmitt
26th June, German
Aeronautical engineer, Engineer, University
TotòTotò
15th February, Italian
Comedian

Rodion MalinovskyRodion Malinovsky
10th November, Ukrainian, Russian
politician, officer, writer

Lucius D. ClayLucius D. Clay
23rd April, American
Military general
Leonard HowellLeonard Howell
16th June, Jamaican
 

Molly PiconMolly Picon
28th February, American
Actress
Helen B. TaussigHelen B. Taussig
24th May, American
Cardiologist

H. A. ReyH. A. Rey
16th September, American
Writer, Children's writer

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

Hanns EislerHanns Eisler
6th July, Austrian
Composer, Screenwriter, University teacher, Film
Therese NeumannTherese Neumann
9th April, German
Stigmatic

Marilyn MillerMarilyn Miller
1st September, American
Actress
Owen BarfieldOwen Barfield
9th November, British
Philosopher, Writer

Ben ShahnBen Shahn
12th September, American
Photographer, Painter
Kang ShengKang Sheng
30th November, Chinese
Chinese leader

Stephen Vincent BenétStephen Vincent Benét
22nd July, American
Writer
Yitzhak KaduriYitzhak Kaduri
30th November, Israeli, Iraqi
Rabbi