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.

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 Al Capone

Al Capone
18
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: January 25, 1947

 2 Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway
23
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 21st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: July 2, 1961

 3 Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock
13
Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 13th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leytonstone, London, England
Died: April 29, 1980
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 4 Humphrey Bogart

Humphrey Bogart
7
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 14, 1957
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 5 Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire
6
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: June 22, 1987

 6 Lavrentiy Beria

Lavrentiy Beria
7
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Merkheuli, Georgia, Russian Empire
Died: December 23, 1953
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 7 Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington
6
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: May 24, 1974
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 8 Vladimir Nabokov

Vladimir Nabokov
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Poet
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: July 2, 1977
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 9 P. L. Travers

P. L. Travers
4
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Maryborough, Australia
Died: April 23, 1996

 10 James Cagney

James Cagney
3
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor, Dancer
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lower East Side, New York, United States
Died: March 30, 1986
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 11 Jorge Luis Borges

Jorge Luis Borges
4
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Short Story Writer
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: June 14, 1986

 12 Charles Laughton

Charles Laughton
1
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England
Died: December 15, 1962
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 13 Friedrich von Hayek

Friedrich von Hayek
3
Listed In: Economists
Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: March 23, 1992

 14 Sir Noël Peirce Coward

Sir Noël Peirce Coward
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Listed In: Playwrights
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Teddington, England
Died: March 26, 1973
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 15 Gloria Swanson

Gloria Swanson
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: April 4, 1983

 16 Hoagy Carmichael

Hoagy Carmichael
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: American composer
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bloomington, Indiana, United States
Died: December 27, 1981
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 17 Field Marshal K M Cariappa

Field Marshal K M Cariappa
3
Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Indian military officer
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Shanivarsanthe, India
Died: May 15, 1993

 18 Frederick IX of Denmark

Frederick IX of Denmark
1
Famous As: King of Denmark (1947-1972)
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sorgenfri Palace, Lyngby, Denmark
Died: January 14, 1972
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 19 Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia

Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia
1
Famous As: Imperial Highness
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Peterhof, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: July 17, 1918

 20 Kazi Nazrul Islam

Kazi Nazrul Islam
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Churulia, India
Died: August 29, 1976
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 21 Emma Morano

Emma Morano
6
Famous As: Supercentenarian
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Civiasco, Vercelli
Died: April 15, 2017

 22 Alma Reville

Alma Reville
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: July 6, 1982
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 23 John Christie

John Christie
11
Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: serial killer
Birthdate: 8th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Northowram
Died: July 15, 1953

 24 Tommy Lucchese

Tommy Lucchese
4
Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
Died: July 13, 1967
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 25 Charles Boyer

Charles Boyer
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Figeac, France
Died: August 26, 1978

 26 Leo Strauss

Leo Strauss
2
Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kirchhain, Germany
Died: October 18, 1973
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 27 George Cukor

George Cukor
0
Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Died: January 24, 1983

 28 Sobhuza II

Sobhuza II
2
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Former King of Swaziland
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zombodze, Swaziland
Died: August 21, 1982
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 29 Lillian Disney

Lillian Disney
2
Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Wife of Walt Disnry
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Spalding, Idaho, United States
Died: December 16, 1997

 30 John Bodkin Adams

John Bodkin Adams
3
Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Physician, Serial killer
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Randalstown
Died: July 4, 1983

 31 Burt Munro

Burt Munro
2
Famous As: Motorcycle Racer
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Edendale, New Zealand
Died: January 6, 1978

 32 Juan T. Trippe

Juan T. Trippe
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 27th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seabright, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 3, 1981

 33 Iskander Mirza

Iskander Mirza
3
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Pakistan
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Murshidabad
Died: November 15, 1969

 34 Richard Hauptmann

Richard Hauptmann
1
Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kamenz, Germany
Died: April 3, 1936

 35 Ramon Novarro

Ramon Novarro
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Durango, Mexico
Died: October 30, 1968

 36 Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

Corneliu Zelea Codreanu
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Essayist
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Huși
Died: November 30, 1938

 37 Irving Thalberg

Irving Thalberg
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Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: 30th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died: September 14, 1936

 38 Yasunari Kawabata

Yasunari Kawabata
1
Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 11th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Osaka
Died: April 16, 1972

 39 C. S. Forester

C. S. Forester
0
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cairo, Khedivate of Egypt
Died: April 2, 1966

 40 Carlos P. Romulo

Carlos P. Romulo
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Intramuros, Manila, Philippines
Died: December 15, 1985

 41 Francis Poulenc

Francis Poulenc
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 30, 1963

 42 Jean Moulin

Jean Moulin
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Famous As: An Emblem of the Resistance
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Béziers
Died: July 8, 1943

 43 Adnan Menderes

Adnan Menderes
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 9th Prime Minister of Turkey
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Koçarlı, Turkey
Died: September 17, 1961

 44 Harold Abrahams

Harold Abrahams
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athletics competitor, Sprinter, Lawyer, Journalist
Birthdate: 15th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bedford
Died: January 14, 1978

 45 Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski

Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Member of the Reichstag
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lebork, Poland
Died: March 8, 1972

 46 Kalki Krishnamurthy

Kalki Krishnamurthy
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Thanjavur district
Died: December 5, 1954

 47 Weegee

Weegee
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Birthdate: 12th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City
Died: December 26, 1968

 48 Nevil Shute

Nevil Shute
1
Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ealing, Middlesex , England
Died: January 12, 1960

 49 Philipp Bouhler

Philipp Bouhler
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Munich
Died: May 19, 1945

 50 Alec Campbell

Alec Campbell
0
Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Trade unionist
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Launceston
Died: May 16, 2002