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

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
26th September, American
Composer

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

Enzo FerrariEnzo Ferrari
18th February, Italian
Italian racing driver

Randolph ScottRandolph Scott
23rd January, American
Actor
Bertolt BrechtBertolt Brecht
10th February, German
Poet, Playwright

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
Chesty PullerChesty Puller
26th June, American
United States Marine Corps lieutenant general

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

Irene DunneIrene Dunne
20th December, American
Actress

Herbert MarcuseHerbert Marcuse
18th July, German, American
Philosopher

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19th May, Italian
Philosopher

Federico García LorcaFederico García Lorca
5th June, Spanish
Poet, playwright
Erich Maria RemarqueErich Maria Remarque
22nd June, German
Novelist

Shirley BoothShirley Booth
30th August, American
Actress

Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
26th March, German
Entrepreneur

Sergei EisensteinSergei Eisenstein
22nd January, Russian
Film Director
William Orville DouglasWilliam O. Douglas
16th October, American
Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court

Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
4th July, Indian
Former Prime Minister of India
Liu ShaoqiLiu Shaoqi
24th November, Chinese
Politician

Trofim LysenkoTrofim Lysenko
29th September, Russian
Experimenter

Dr. Norman Vincent PealeDr. Norman Vincent Peale
31st May, American
Pastor, Self-Help Writer
Peggy GuggenheimPeggy Guggenheim
26th August, American
Art Collector

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

Henry HathawayHenry Hathaway
13th March, American
Film Director

Leó SzilárdLeó Szilárd
11th February, American
Physicist
Curly LambeauCurly Lambeau
9th April, American
American Football Player

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Gunnar MyrdalGunnar Myrdal
6th December, Swedish
Economist
Howard FloreyHoward Florey
24th September, Australian
Pathologist and Pharmacologist

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

Bessie Love Bessie Love
10th September, American
Actress

Alfred EisenstaedtAlfred Eisenstaedt
6th December, German
Father of Photojournalism
Isidor Isaac Rabi Isidor Isaac Rabi
29th July, American
Physicist
Leo McCareyLeo McCarey
3rd October, American
Film Director

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

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

Leon ŠtukeljLeon Štukelj
12th November, Slovenian
Gymnast

Paul TournierPaul Tournier
12th May, Swiss
Physician

Katharine Burr BlodgettKatharine Burr Blodgett
10th January, American
Scientist
Armand HammerArmand Hammer
21st May, American
Business people

Umm KulthumUmm Kulthum
18th December, Egyptian
Singer
Soong May-lingSoong May-ling
5th March, Chinese
Political figure

Hans KrebsHans Krebs
4th March, German
soldier, military personnel

Alexander CalderAlexander Calder
22nd July, American
Sculptor, Painter
Anthony McAuliffeAnthony McAuliffe
2nd July, American
Military Leader

Hastings BandaHastings Banda
15th February, Malawian
President
Princess Charlotte, Duchess of ValentinoisPrincess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois
30th September, Algerian
Princess

Preston SturgesPreston Sturges
29th August, American
Playwright, Director

Tamara de LempickaTamara de Lempicka
16th May, Polish
Painter

Bennett CerfBennett Cerf
25th May, American
Publisher

Inejiro AsanumaInejiro Asanuma
27th December, Japanese
Politician
Lotte LenyaLotte Lenya
18th October, Austrian, American
Singer

Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
24th October
Politician, Military personnel

Julius SchreckJulius Schreck
13th July, German
Military personnel

Lillian Gordy CarterLillian Gordy Carter
15th August, American
Nurse, Politician
Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
23rd May, German
Politician

Emmett KellyEmmett Kelly
9th December, American
Circus performer
Gracie FieldsGracie Fields
9th January, British
Actor, Comedian, Singer

Harry PatchHarry Patch
17th June, British
Soldier

Salvatore FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo
5th June, Italian
Designer
Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
24th January, German
Politician

John LoderJohn Loder
3rd January, British
actor, film actor
Theodore Miller EdisonTheodore Miller Edison
10th July, American
Inventor

Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi
16th May, Japanese
Director

Dorothy GishDorothy Gish
11th March, American
Actress
Willy MesserschmittWilly Messerschmitt
26th June, German
Aeronautical engineer, Engineer, University

Kurt TankKurt Tank
24th February, German
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Scientist,
Henry LuceHenry Luce
3rd April, American
Journalist, Publisher

Wiley PostWiley Post
22nd November, American
Aviator

Princess Marie-Auguste of AnhaltPrincess Marie-Auguste of Anhalt
10th June, German
Aristocrat

Happy ChandlerHappy Chandler
14th July, American
Politician
TotòTotò
15th February, Italian
Comedian
Sara CarterSara Carter
21st July, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Prince Amedeo, Duke of AostaPrince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta
21st October, Italian
Prince

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

Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
15th August, Indian
Politician
George JesselGeorge Jessel
3rd April, American
Actor

Gertrude LawrenceGertrude Lawrence
4th July, British, American
Actress

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

Howard Walter FloreyHoward Walter Florey
24th September, British
Australian pharmacologist

Maurice WilsonMaurice Wilson
21st April, British
Mountaineer
Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
14th February, Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher

Jeanne HebuterneJeanne Hebuterne
6th April, French
Painter
Melvin TolsonMelvin Tolson
6th February, American
Poet

Oskar HomolkaOskar Homolka
12th August, Austrian, American
Actor
Konrad HenleinKonrad Henlein
6th May, German
Politician, Lawyer, Q23017329
Luis Muñoz MarínLuis Muñoz Marín
18th February, Puerto Rican
Journalist