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 Ernest Hemingway

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

 2 Al Capone

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

Ludwig Guttmann.
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Listed In: Neurologists
Famous As: Neurologist
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Toszek
Died: March 18, 1980

 4 Alfred Hitchcock

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

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

 6 Lavrentiy Beria

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

Fred Astaire.
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Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Omaha
Died: June 22, 1987
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 8 James Cagney

James Cagney.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor, Dancer
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City
Died: March 30, 1986
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 9 Vladimir Nabokov

Vladimir Nabokov.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: July 2, 1977

 10 Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist and Bandleader
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Died: May 24, 1974
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 11 Charles Laughton

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

 12 Gloria Swanson

Gloria Swanson.
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died: April 4, 1983
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 13 Jorge Luis Borges

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

 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 Friedrich von Hayek

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

 16 Ramon Novarro

Ramon Novarro
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Durango, Mexico
Died: October 30, 1968
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 17 P. L. Travers

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

 18 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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 19 John Christie

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

 20 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
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 21 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

 22 Frederick IX of Denmark

Frederick IX of Denmark.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sorgenfri Palace, Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
Died: January 14, 1972
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 23 Kazi Nazrul Islam

Kazi Nazrul Islam.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: National Poet of Bangladesh
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Churulia
Died: August 29, 1976

 24 Tommy Lucchese

Tommy Lucchese
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Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Palermo
Died: July 13, 1967
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 25 Sobhuza II

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

 26 E. B. White

E. B. White.
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 11th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, New York, United States
Died: October 1, 1985
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 27 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

 28 Leo Strauss

Leo Strauss.
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kirchhain, Germany
Died: October 18, 1973
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 29 Emma Morano

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

 30 George Cukor

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

 31 Kalki Krishnamurthy

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

 32 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

 33 Harold Abrahams

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

 34 Iskander Mirza

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

 35 Field Marshal K M Cariappa

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

 36 Lillian Disney

Lillian Disney.
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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

 37 C. S. Forester

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

 38 Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia

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

 39 S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike

S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Diplomat, Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Colombo
Died: September 26, 1959

 40 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

 41 Burt Munro

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

 42 Richard Hauptmann

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

 43 Yasunari Kawabata

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

 44 John Bodkin Adams

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

 45 Nevil Shute

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

 46 Francis Poulenc

Francis Poulenc.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris
Died: January 30, 1963

 47 Suzanne Lenglen

Suzanne Lenglen
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Listed In: Tennis Players
Famous As: Tennis Player
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: 16th arrondissement of Paris, Paris, France
Died: July 4, 1938

 48 Adnan Menderes

Adnan Menderes
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Famous As: politician, diplomat
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Aydın
Died: September 17, 1961

 49 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

 50 Peter Aufschnaiter

Peter Aufschnaiter
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer, Cartographer, Geographer, Rock climber
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kitzbühel
Died: October 12, 1973