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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 C. S. Lewis

C. S. Lewis.
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Belfast, Ireland
Died: November 22, 1963

 2 Enzo Ferrari

Enzo Ferrari.
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Famous As: Italian racing driver
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Turin
Died: August 14, 1988
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 3 Randolph Scott

Randolph Scott.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Orange County, Virginia, United States
Died: March 2, 1987

 4 Paul Robeson

Paul Robeson.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Singer, Actor & Civil Rights Activist
Birthdate: 9th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey, U.S
Died: January 23, 1976
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 5 Golda Meir

Golda Meir.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Israel
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kiev, Russian Empire
Died: December 8, 1978

 6 George Gershwin

George Gershwin.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: July 11, 1937
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 7 Bertolt Brecht

Bertolt Brecht.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Playwright
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Augsburg, German Empire
Died: August 14, 1956
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 8 Maria Rasputin

Maria Rasputin.
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Grigori Rasputin’s Daughter
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pokrovskoye, Russian Empire
Died: September 27, 1977
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 9 Zhou Enlai

Zhou Enlai.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: First Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of China
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Huai'an, China
Died: January 8, 1976

 10 M. C. Escher

M. C. Escher.
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Leeuwarden
Died: March 27, 1972
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 11 Armand Hammer

Armand Hammer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Business people
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: December 10, 1990

 12 Chesty Puller

Chesty Puller.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: United States Marine Corps lieutenant general
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Virginia
Died: October 11, 1971
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 13 Inejiro Asanuma

Inejiro Asanuma
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tokyo
Died: October 12, 1960

 14 Rene Magritte

Rene Magritte.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lessines, Belgium
Died: August 15, 1967
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 15 Federico García Lorca

Federico García Lorca.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, playwright
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fuente Vaqueros, Spain
Died: August 19, 1936

 16 Irene Dunne

Irene Dunne.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 20th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.
Died: December 4, 1990
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 17 Julius Evola

Julius Evola.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: June 11, 1974

 18 Herbert Marcuse

Herbert Marcuse.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: July 29, 1979
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 19 Erich Maria Remarque

Erich Maria Remarque.
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Osnabrück, Saxony, Germany
Died: September 25, 1970

 20 Gulzarilal Nanda

Gulzarilal Nanda.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of India
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sialkot, Punjab, British India (now in Punjab, Pakistan)
Died: January 15, 1998
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 21 Rudolf Dassler

Rudolf Dassler.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Herzogenaurach
Died: October 27, 1974

 22 Shirley Booth

Shirley Booth.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
Died: October 16, 1992
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 23 Trofim Lysenko

Trofim Lysenko.
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Listed In: Biologists
Famous As: Experimenter
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Karlivka
Died: November 20, 1976

 24 Henry Moore

Henry Moore.
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Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Castleford
Died: August 31, 1986
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 25 Gracie Fields

Gracie Fields
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Actor, Comedian, Singer
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rochdale
Died: September 27, 1979

 26 Liu Shaoqi

Liu Shaoqi.
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Huaminglou, Changsha, China
Died: November 12, 1969
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 27 William O. Douglas

William O. Douglas.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Minnesota, United States
Died: January 19, 1980

 28 Sergei Eisenstein

Sergei Eisenstein.
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Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Riga, Governorate of Livonia, Russian Empire
Died: February 11, 1948
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 29 Dr. Norman Vincent Peale

Dr. Norman Vincent Peale.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pastor, Self-Help Writer
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bowersville, Ohio, United States
Died: December 24, 1993

 30 Peggy Guggenheim

Peggy Guggenheim.
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Listed In: Socialites
Famous As: Art Collector
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: December 23, 1979

 31 Umm Kulthum

Umm Kulthum
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 18th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Al Senbellawein
Died: February 3, 1975

 32 Soong May-ling

Soong May-ling
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Political figure
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Empire of the Great Qing, China
Died: October 23, 2003

 33 Anthony McAuliffe

Anthony McAuliffe
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Died: August 11, 1975

 34 Hans Krebs

Hans Krebs
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: soldier, military personnel
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helmstedt
Died: May 1, 1945

 35 Bennett Cerf

Bennett Cerf
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Listed In: Publishers
Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York
Died: August 27, 1971

 36 Josef Jakobs

Josef Jakobs
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Spy
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Luxembourg
Died: August 15, 1941

 37 Alexander Calder

Alexander Calder
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sculptor, Painter
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lawnton
Died: November 11, 1976

 38 Lotte Lenya

Lotte Lenya
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: November 27, 1981

 39 Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois

Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois
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Listed In: Noblewomen
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 30th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Constantine, Algeria
Died: November 16, 1977

 40 Peng Dehuai

Peng Dehuai
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Xiangtan County
Died: November 29, 1974

 41 Alvar Aalto

Alvar Aalto.
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Listed In: Sculptors
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kuortane
Died: May 11, 1976

 42 Lillian Gordy Carter

Lillian Gordy Carter
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Listed In: Nurses
Famous As: Nurse, Politician
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Richland
Died: October 30, 1983

 43 Tamara de Lempicka

Tamara de Lempicka
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: March 18, 1980

 44 Leó Szilárd

Leó Szilárd.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Budapest
Died: May 30, 1964

 45 Hastings Banda

Hastings Banda
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kasungu, Malawi
Died: November 25, 1997

 46 Karl Hermann Frank

Karl Hermann Frank
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Karlovy Vary
Died: May 22, 1946

 47 Julius Schreck

Julius Schreck
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: 13th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Munich
Died: May 16, 1936

 48 Harry Patch

Harry Patch
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Somerset
Died: July 25, 2009

 49 Princess Marie-Auguste of Anhalt

Princess Marie-Auguste of Anhalt
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ballenstedt, Germany
Died: May 22, 1983

 50 Salvatore Ferragamo

Salvatore Ferragamo
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Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Naples
Died: August 7, 1960