Famous People Born In 1900

Discover the most famous people born in 1900. The list includes people like Martin Bormann, Spencer Tracy, Wolfgang Pauli, Aaron Copland, Zelda Fitzgerald and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, journalists and soldiers born in 1900. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Japan 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 
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
( Queen of the United Kingdom From 1936 to 1952)

Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
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Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hitchin, London
Died: March 30, 2002

 2 

Spencer Tracy
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Died: June 10, 1967

 3 

Agnes Moorehead
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Clinton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 30, 1974
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Lord Mountbatten
(Last Viceroy of British India)

Lord Mountbatten
30
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 25th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Frogmore House, Windsor, England
Died: August 27, 1979
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Zelda Fitzgerald
(Socialite & Referred to as 'The first American Flapper' by Her Husband 'F. Scott Fitzgerald')

Zelda Fitzgerald
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 24th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Died: March 10, 1948

 6 
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
(French Poet, Author, and Aviator Best Known for His Novella ‘The Little Prince’)

Antoine de Saint-Exupery
7
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: July 31, 1944
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Adolf Dassler
(Founder of Adidas)

Adolf Dassler
4
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Herzogenaurach, Germany
Died: September 6, 1978
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 8 
Aaron Copland
(Composer, Teacher)

Aaron Copland
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: December 2, 1990
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Helen Hayes
(Actress)

Helen Hayes
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: March 17, 1993

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Thomas Clayton Wolfe
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Asheville, North Carolina, United States
Died: September 15, 1938
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Natalie Schafer
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: April 10, 1991

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Margaret Mitchell
(Writer of 'Gone with the Wind')

Margaret  Mitchell
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Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: August 16, 1949
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Jean Arthur
(Actress)

Jean Arthur
2
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Plattsburgh, New York, U.S.
Died: June 19, 1991

 14 
Clyde Tolson
(Associate Director of the FBI)

Clyde Tolson
2
Listed In: Spies
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Laredo, Missouri, United States
Died: April 14, 1975
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 15 
Wolfgang Pauli
(Physicist)

Wolfgang Pauli
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 15, 1958

 16 
Erich Fromm
(German Social Psychologist and Psychoanalyst & One of the Founders of The 'William Alanson White Institute')

Erich Fromm
2
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: March 18, 1980
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Ernie Pyle
(Journalist)

Ernie Pyle
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Listed In: Journalists
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dana, Indiana, United States
Died: April 18, 1945

 18 
Fred C Koch
(Chemical Engineer, Entrepreneur)

Fred C Koch
2
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Quanah, Texas, United States
Died: November 17, 1967
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Luis Buñuel
(Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film editor, Writer)

Luis Buñuel
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Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Calanda, Spain
Died: July 29, 1983

 20 
Chiune Sugihara
(Diplomat)

Chiune Sugihara
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kozuchi Town (now Mino, Gifu Prefecture), Japan
Died: July 31, 1986
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 21 
Edith Frank
(Anne Frank's mother)

Edith Frank
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Listed In: Celebrities
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Aachen, Germany
Died: January 6, 1945

 22 
Xavier Cugat
(Conductor, Composer, Jazz musician, Singer, Bandleader)

Xavier Cugat
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Girona
Died: October 27, 1990
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 23 
Hans Frank
(Politician)

Hans Frank
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: October 16, 1946

 24 

Alastair Sim
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Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Died: August 19, 1976
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Dorothy Macmillan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lancashire, United Kingdom
Died: May 21, 1966

 26 
Alfred Newman
(Composer)

Alfred Newman
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 17, 1970
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 27 
Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
(Astronomer, Astrophysicist)

Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wendover, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: December 7, 1979

 28 
Hyman Rickover
(Military officer)

Hyman Rickover
2
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Maków Mazowiecki, Congress Poland Russian Poland
Died: July 8, 1986
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Hans Adolf Krebs
(Biologist)

Hans Adolf Krebs
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hildesheim, Germany
Died: November 22, 1981

 30 
Heinrich Müller
(Police officer)

Heinrich Müller
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Munich
Died: April 30, 1945

 31 
Muhammad Asad
(For English Translation of Quran, 'The Message of The Qur'an")

Muhammad Asad
0
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine
Died: February 20, 1992

 32 
Dennis Gabor
(Father of Holography)

Dennis Gabor
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Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Budapest
Died: February 8, 1979

 33 
Mervyn LeRoy
(Film Director and Producer)

Mervyn LeRoy
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Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: September 13, 1987

 34 
Yves Tanguy
(Painter)

Yves Tanguy
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Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 15, 1955

 35 
Lefty Grove
(Baseball Pitcher)

Lefty Grove
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lonaconing, Maryland, United States
Died: May 22, 1975

 36 
Kurt Weill
(Composer)

Kurt Weill
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dessau-Roßlau, Germany
Died: April 3, 1950

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Maria of Yugoslavia
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Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gotha, Germany
Died: June 22, 1961

 38 
Hassan Fathy
(Architect)

Hassan Fathy
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Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Alexandria
Died: November 30, 1989

 39 
Hack Wilson
(Baseball player)

Hack Wilson
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ellwood City, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: November 23, 1948

 40 
Werner Haase
(Physician, University teacher)

Werner Haase
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Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Köthen
Died: November 30, 1950

 41 
Jan Oort
(Astronomer, Scientist, University teacher)

Jan Oort
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Listed In: Astronomers
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Franeker
Died: November 5, 1992

 42 

Frédéric Joliot-Curie
1
Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris
Died: August 14, 1958

 43 
James Bond
(ornithologist)

James Bond
2
Listed In: Ornithologists
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: February 14, 1989

 44 
Deenanath Mangeshkar
(Actor, Composer)

Deenanath Mangeshkar
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mangeshi village
Died: April 24, 1942

Yvonne de Gaulle
1
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Calais
Died: November 8, 1979

 46 

Styllou Christofi
1
Listed In: Murderers
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Cyprus
Died: December 15, 1954

 47 
Fritz Feld
(Actor)

Fritz Feld
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: November 18, 1993

 48 
Helen Morgan
(Actress)

Helen Morgan
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Danville, Illinois, United States
Died: October 9, 1941

 49 
Victor Kugler
(One of the people who helped hide Anne Frank and her family and friends during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands)

Victor Kugler
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Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vrchlabí, Czechia
Died: December 14, 1981

 50 
Ashfaqulla Khan
(Indian Independence Activist & Mastermind Behind the Kakori Train Robbery)

Ashfaqulla Khan
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: December 19, 1927