Famous People Born In 1899

Discover the most famous people born in 1899. The list includes people like Ernest Hemingway, Al Capone, Alfred Hitchcock, Humphrey Bogart, Fred Astaire and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, poets and soldiers born in 1899. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway
21st July, American
Journalist
Al CaponeAl Capone
17th January, American
Gangster

Alfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock
13th August, British, American
Film Director

Humphrey BogartHumphrey Bogart
25th December, American
Actor

Fred AstaireFred Astaire
10th May, American
Dancer

Lavrentiy BeriaLavrentiy Beria
29th March, Georgian
Politician
Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington
29th April, American
Composer, Pianist and Bandleader

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
22nd April, Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist

James CagneyJames Cagney
17th July, American
Actor, Dancer
P. L. TraversP. L. Travers
9th August, Australian, British
Writer

Jorge Luis BorgesJorge Luis Borges
24th August, Argentinian
Poet & Short Story Writer
Friedrich von HayekFriedrich von Hayek
8th May, Austrian, German, British
Economist

Gloria SwansonGloria Swanson
27th March, American
 

Sir Noël Peirce CowardSir Noël Peirce Coward
16th December, British
Playwright

Charles LaughtonCharles Laughton
1st July, British, American
Actor

Frederick IX of DenmarkFrederick IX of Denmark
11th March, Danish
King
Kazi Nazrul IslamKazi Nazrul Islam
24th May, Bangladeshi, Indian
National Poet of Bangladesh

Emma MoranoEmma Morano
29th November, Italian
Supercentenarian

Sobhuza IISobhuza II
22nd July, South African
Former King of Swaziland

E. B. WhiteE. B. White
11th July, American
Writer
Burt MunroBurt Munro
25th March, New Zealander
Motorcycle Racer

Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
28th August, French
Actor
Alma RevilleAlma Reville
14th August, British, American
Screenwriter

Leo StraussLeo Strauss
20th September, German, American
Philosopher

George CukorGeorge Cukor
7th July, American
Film Director
C. S. ForesterC. S. Forester
27th August, British
Novelist

Iskander MirzaIskander Mirza
15th November, Pakistani
Former President of Pakistan
Lillian DisneyLillian Disney
15th February, American
Wife of Walt Disnry

Francis PoulencFrancis Poulenc
7th January, French
Musician

Percy Lavon JulianPercy Lavon Julian
11th April, American
Chemist
Jean MoulinJean Moulin
20th June, French
An Emblem of the Resistance

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Howard ThurmanHoward Thurman
18th November, American
Philosopher
Alfred BlalockAlfred Blalock
5th April, American
Surgeon

James Wong HoweJames Wong Howe
28th August, Chinese
Cinematographer

Albert ClaudeAlbert Claude
24th August, Belgian
Cell Biologist

Miguel Ãngel AsturiasMiguel Ãngel Asturias
19th October, Guamanian
Poet
Rufino TamayoRufino Tamayo
25th August, Mexican
Painter
BrassaiBrassaï
9th September, French, Hungarian, Romanian
Photographer

Charles BestCharles Best
27th February, Canadian, American
Co-discoverer of Insulin

Allen TateAllen Tate
19th November, American
Poet

Max TheilerMax Theiler
30th January, South African
Virologist
Carlos ChavezCarlos Chavez
13th June, Mexican
Composer, conductor

Norman TaurogNorman Taurog
23rd February, American
Film Director

Silvestre RevueltasSilvestre Revueltas
31st December, Mexican
Music composer, violinist and teacher

Frank Macfarlane BurnetFrank Macfarlane Burnet
3rd September, Australian
Virologist & Noble Prize Laureate

Paul Hermann MüllerPaul Hermann Müller
12th January, Swiss
Chemist
Georges BidaultGeorges Bidault
5th October, French
French Politician

John Hasbrouck Van VleckJohn Hasbrouck Van Vleck
13th March, American
Physicist, Mathematician
Bertil Gotthard OhlinBertil Gotthard Ohlin
23rd April, Swedish
Economist

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
20th December, Salvadoran
Poet

Jafar JabbarlyJafar Jabbarly
20th March, Azerbaijani
Playwright
Irving ThalbergIrving Thalberg
30th May, American
Film producer

John ChristieJohn Christie
8th April, British
serial killer
Hoagy CarmichaelHoagy Carmichael
22nd November, American
American composer

Tommy LuccheseTommy Lucchese
1st December, Italian, American
Criminal

Ramon NovarroRamon Novarro
6th February, Spanish, Mexican, American
Actor

Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of RussiaGrand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia
26th June, Russian
Duchess

Adnan MenderesAdnan Menderes
30th November, Turkish
politician, diplomat
Richard HauptmannRichard Hauptmann
26th November, American
Convict

Corneliu Zelea CodreanuCorneliu Zelea Codreanu
13th September, Romanian
Politician, Essayist

Peter AufschnaiterPeter Aufschnaiter
2nd November, Nepalese
Explorer, Cartographer, Geographer, Rock climber

Yasunari KawabataYasunari Kawabata
11th June, Japanese
Novelist
Field Marshal K M CariappaField Marshal K M Cariappa
28th January, Indian
Indian military officer

Harold AbrahamsHarold Abrahams
15th December, British
Athletics competitor, Sprinter, Lawyer, Journalist
Kalki KrishnamurthyKalki Krishnamurthy
9th September, Indian
Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer

Juan T. TrippeJuan T. Trippe
27th June, American
Entrepreneur

Thomas Andrew DorseyThomas Andrew Dorsey
1st July, American
Musician
John Bodkin AdamsJohn Bodkin Adams
21st January, British
Physician, Serial killer

Ezra Taft BensonEzra Taft Benson
4th August, American
Religious Leader
Carlos P. RomuloCarlos P. Romulo
14th January, Filipino
Diplomat

Erich von dem Bach-ZelewskiErich von dem Bach-Zelewski
1st March, German
Politician, Military personnel

Walter LantzWalter Lantz
27th April, American
Cartoonist
Eva Le GallienneEva Le Gallienne
11th January, British, American
Actress

WeegeeWeegee
12th June, American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Nevil ShuteNevil Shute
17th January, British
Novelist

Princess Margaretha of SwedenPrincess Margaretha of Sweden
25th June, Danish
Princess

Tom C. ClarkTom C. Clark
23rd September, American
Lawyer

Philipp BouhlerPhilipp Bouhler
11th September, German
Politician
Hart CraneHart Crane
21st July, American
Poet, Writer
Akim TamiroffAkim Tamiroff
29th October, Armenian, American, Russian
Actor

Tom Denning, Baron DenningTom Denning, Baron Denning
23rd January, British
Lawyer

Elizabeth Dorothea Cole BowenElizabeth Bowen
7th June, Irish, British
Novelist

Erich KästnerErich Kästner
30th November, German
Author
Maria YudinaMaria Yudina
9th September, Russian
Pianist

Wolf MessingWolf Messing
10th September, Polish, Russian
hypnotist, mentalist

Abolqasem al-KhoeiAbolqasem al-Khoei
19th November, Iranian
Spiritual leader

Seán LemassSeán Lemass
15th July, Irish
Politician

S. W. R. D. BandaranaikeS. W. R. D. Bandaranaike
8th January, Sri Lankan
Diplomat, Politician, Lawyer
Colleen MooreColleen Moore
19th August, American
Actress

Jibanananda DasJibanananda Das
17th February, Bangladeshi
Poet, Writer
Ernst-Robert GrawitzErnst-Robert Grawitz
8th June, German
Military physician, Internist, Torturer

László BíróLászló Bíró
29th September, Hungarian
Inventor
Raoul SalanRaoul Salan
10th June, French
Military personnel
Billy RoseBilly Rose
6th September, American
Impresario