Famous People Born In 1901

Discover the most famous people born in 1901. The list includes people like Walt Disney, Louis Armstrong, Hirohito, Clark Gable, Werner Heisenberg and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, philosophers and directors born in 1901. 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 Walt Disney

Walt Disney.
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Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: December 15, 1966

 2 Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musicain & Singer
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: July 6, 1971
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 3 Clark Gable

Clark Gable.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cadiz, Ohio, United States
Died: November 16, 1960

 4 Hirohito

Hirohito.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Former Emperor of Japan
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Aoyama, Minato, Tokyo, Japan
Died: January 7, 1989
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 5 Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress & Singer
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Schöneberg
Died: May 6, 1992

 6 Gary Cooper

Gary Cooper.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: American film actor
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Helena
Died: May 13, 1961
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 7 Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia.
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Famous As: Daughter of Tsar Nicholas II
Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Petergof
Died: July 17, 1918
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 8 Fulgencio Batista

Fulgencio Batista.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Cuba
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Banes, Cuba
Died: August 6, 1973
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 9 Werner Heisenberg

Werner Heisenberg.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Würzburg
Died: February 1, 1976

 10 Princess Märtha of Sweden

Princess Märtha of Sweden
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: April 5, 1954
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 11 Sukarno

Sukarno.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Indonesia
Birthdate: 6th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Surabaya, Indonesia
Died: June 21, 1970

 12 Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan.
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Famous As: Television Personality
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Died: October 13, 1974
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 13 Rudolf Höss

Rudolf Höss.
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Listed In: War Criminals
Famous As: Nazi War Criminal
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Baden-Baden, Grand Duchy of Baden, German Empire
Died: April 16, 1947

 14 Syama Prasad Mookerjee

Syama Prasad Mookerjee.
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Famous As: Indian Politician
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Calcutta, India
Died: June 23, 1953
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 15 Dutch Schultz

Dutch Schultz.
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Died: October 24, 1935

 16 Lee Strasberg

Lee Strasberg
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Film actor, Theatre director, Film director, Stage actor
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Budaniv
Died: February 17, 1982
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 17 Magda Goebbels

Magda Goebbels.
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Famous As: Joseph Goebbels' Wife
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: May 1, 1945

 18 Leopold III of Belgium

Leopold III of Belgium.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Belgium
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
Died: September 25, 1983
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 19 Enrico Fermi

Enrico Fermi.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Nobel Laureate in Physics
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: November 28, 1954

 20 Jacques Lacan

Jacques Lacan.
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Famous As: Psychoanalyst, Psychiatrist
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 9, 1981
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 21 Margaret Mead

Margaret Mead.
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Listed In: Anthropologists
Famous As: Cultural Anthropologist
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
Died: November 15, 1978

 22 Ngo Dinh Diem

Ngo Dinh Diem.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Vietnam
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Quảng Bình, French Indochina (present-day Vietnam)
Died: November 2, 1963
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 23 Linus Pauling

Linus Pauling.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist, Biochemist
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Died: August 19, 1994

 24 Paul of Greece

Paul of Greece.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Greece
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tatoi Palace, Greece
Died: March 6, 1964
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 25 Zeppo Marx

Zeppo Marx.
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 30, 1979

 26 Mildred Harris

Mildred Harris.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cheyenne, Wyoming
Died: July 20, 1944
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 27 Nadezhda Alliluyeva

Nadezhda Alliluyeva.
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Joseph Stalin’s Wife
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan
Died: November 9, 1932

 28 Hendrik Verwoerd

Hendrik Verwoerd.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: September 6, 1966
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 29 Ub Iwerks

Ub Iwerks
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Animator
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Died: July 7, 1971

 30 Paul Fix

Paul Fix.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dobbs Ferry, New York
Died: October 14, 1983

 31 Witold Pilecki

Witold Pilecki.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nazi-era Polish Army Officer
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Olonets
Died: May 25, 1948

 32 Lee Hoi-chuen

Lee Hoi-chuen.
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Famous As: Opera Singer, Actor
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Shunde District, China
Died: February 7, 1965

 33 Barbara Cartland

Barbara Cartland.
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Edgbaston, Birmingham
Died: May 21, 2000

 34 Ed Begley

Ed Begley
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Died: April 28, 1970

 35 Melvyn Douglas

Melvyn Douglas
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, USA
Died: August 4, 1981

 36 Itzhak Stern

Itzhak Stern.
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Famous As: Holocaust Survivor
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
Died: 1969 AD

 37 Andrey Vlasov

Andrey Vlasov.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lomakino, Russia
Died: August 2, 1946

 38 Henning von Tresckow

Henning von Tresckow.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: 10th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Magdeburg, Germany
Died: July 21, 1944

 39 Manly Hall

Manly Hall
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Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Peterborough
Died: August 29, 1990

 40 Stella Adler

Stella Adler.
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Famous As: American Actress & Acting Teacher
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Died: December 21, 1992

 41 V. Shantaram

V. Shantaram
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Famous As: Film director, Actor, Film producer, Screenwriter, Film actor
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
Died: October 30, 1990

 42 Nelson Eddy

Nelson Eddy
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
Died: March 6, 1967

 43 Hans Kammler

Hans Kammler
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: architect, engineer
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Szczecin
Died: May 9, 1945

 44 Alberto Giacometti

Alberto Giacometti.
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Famous As: Sculptor, Painter
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Borgonovo, Bregaglia, Switzerland
Died: January 11, 1966

 45 Vittorio De Sica

Vittorio De Sica
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sora, Lazio
Died: November 13, 1974

 46 Robert Bresson

Robert Bresson
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bromont-Lamothe, France
Died: December 18, 1999

 47 Maxwell D. Taylor

Maxwell D. Taylor
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keytesville, Missouri, United States
Died: April 19, 1987

 48 Louis Kahn

Louis Kahn.
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kuressaare, Governorate of Estonia, Russian Empire
Died: March 17, 1974

 49 Maurice Evans

Maurice Evans
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dorchester, England
Died: March 12, 1989

 50 Frank Buckles

Frank Buckles
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bethany
Died: February 27, 2011