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.

Walt DisneyWalt Disney
5th December, American
Clark GableClark Gable
1st February, American

Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong
4th August, American

29th April, Japanese
Former Emperor of Japan

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of RussiaGrand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia
18th June, Russian
Daughter of Tsar Nicholas II

Gary CooperGary Cooper
7th May, American
American film actor
Marlene DietrichMarlene Dietrich
27th December, German, French
Actress & Singer

Werner HeisenbergWerner Heisenberg
5th December, German

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
16th January, Cuban
Former President of Cuba
6th June, Indonesian
President of Indonesia

Rudolf HössRudolf Höss
25th November, German
Nazi War Criminal
Linus PaulingLinus Pauling
28th February, American
Chemist, Biochemist

Witold Pilecki Witold Pilecki
13th May, Polish
Nazi-era Polish Army Officer

Enrico FermiEnrico Fermi
29th September, Italian, American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
11th November, German
Joseph Goebbels' Wife

Jacques LacanJacques Lacan
13th April, French
Psychoanalyst, Psychiatrist
Dutch SchultzDutch Schultz
6th August, American

Margaret MeadMargaret Mead
16th December, American
Cultural Anthropologist

Ed SullivanEd Sullivan
28th September, American
Television Personality

Leopold III of BelgiumLeopold III of Belgium
3rd November, Belgian
King of Belgium
Mildred HarrisMildred Harris
29th November, American

Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem
3rd January, Vietnamese
President of Vietnam
Paul of GreecePaul of Greece
14th December, Greek
King of Greece

Zeppo MarxZeppo Marx
25th February, American

Lee Hoi-chuenLee Hoi-chuen
4th February, Chinese
Opera Singer, Actor
Nadezhda AlliluyevaNadezhda Alliluyeva
22nd September, Russian
Joseph Stalin’s Wife

Barbara CartlandBarbara Cartland
9th July, British
Paul FixPaul Fix
13th March, American

Alberto GiacomettiAlberto Giacometti
10th October, Swiss

Art RooneyArt Rooney
27th January, American
NFL Team Founder, Owner
Hendrik VerwoerdHendrik Verwoerd
8th September, South African

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Henning von TresckowHenning von Tresckow
10th January, German
Military Officer
Stella AdlerStella Adler
10th February, American
American Actress & Acting Teacher

Itzhak SternItzhak Stern
25th January, Israeli, Polish
Holocaust Survivor

Louis KahnLouis Kahn
20th February, American

Willie SuttonWillie Sutton
30th June, American
Bank Robber
Simon KuznetsSimon Kuznets
30th April, American
C. L. R. JamesC. L. R. James
4th January, Trinidadian, British
Journalist, Writer, Historian, Theorist, Socialist

Ernest LawrenceErnest Lawrence
8th August, American

Mark OliphantMark Oliphant
8th October, Australian

Syama Prasad MookerjeeSyama Prasad Mookerjee
6th July, Indian
Indian Politician
Salvatore Quasimodo Salvatore Quasimodo
20th August, Italian
Author & Poet

Vincent du VigneaudVincent du Vigneaud
18th May, American

Charles BrentonCharles Brenton Huggins
22nd September, Canadian, American
Physician & Surgeon

Uuno KailasUuno Kailas
29th March, Finnish

Andre MalrauxAndre Malraux
3rd November, French
French Novelist
Alfred NewmanAlfred Newman
17th March, American
American composer

Sergiusz PiaseckiSergiusz Piasecki
1st April, Polish
Adolf DasslerAdolf Dassler
3rd November, German
entrepreneur, politician

Lee StrasbergLee Strasberg
17th November, American
Film actor, Theatre director, Film director, Stage

Ub IwerksUb Iwerks
24th March, American
Melvyn DouglasMelvyn Douglas
5th April, American

Ed BegleyEd Begley
25th March, American
Robert BressonRobert Bresson
25th September, French

V. ShantaramV. Shantaram
18th November, Indian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Screenwriter,

Adolph RuppAdolph Rupp
2nd September, German, American
Basketball coach

Jascha HeifetzJascha Heifetz
2nd February, Lithuanian, American
Music educator, Violinist

Vittorio De SicaVittorio De Sica
7th July, Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film
Frank BucklesFrank Buckles
1st February, American
Military personnel

Princess Märtha of SwedenPrincess Märtha of Sweden
28th March, Norwegian

Whittaker ChambersWhittaker Chambers
1st April, American

Henri LefebvreHenri Lefebvre
16th June, French
Philosopher, Politician, Sociologist, University
Maxwell D. TaylorMaxwell D. Taylor
26th August, American
Diplomat, Military personnel

Andrey VlasovAndrey Vlasov
14th September, Russian
Zhang XueliangZhang Xueliang
3rd June, American

Milton H. EricksonMilton H. Erickson
5th December, American
Psychotherapist, Hypnotist, Hypnotherapist,

John C. StennisJohn C. Stennis
3rd August, American
Nelson EddyNelson Eddy
29th June, American

Hans KammlerHans Kammler
26th August, German
architect, engineer
Florence GreenFlorence Green
19th February, British

Carl BarksCarl Barks
27th March, American
Screenwriter, Writer, Painter, Farmer, Journalist

Sam SpiegelSam Spiegel
11th November, Austrian, Polish, American
Film producer
William S. PaleyWilliam S. Paley
28th September, American

Claude ChoulesClaude Choules
3rd March, British
Michael OakeshottMichael Oakeshott
11th December, British
Philosopher, Political scientist, University

G. Sankara KurupG. Sankara Kurup
3rd June, Indian
Politician, Poet

Joaquín RodrigoJoaquín Rodrigo
22nd November, Spanish
Composer, Choreographer, Pianist, Educationist,

Gheorghe Gheorghiu-DejGheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej
8th November, Romanian
Politician, Diplomat
Jean DubuffetJean Dubuffet
31st July, French
Painter, Sculptor, Visual artist, Writer
Norman HartnellNorman Hartnell
12th June, British
Fashion designer

Alfred TarskiAlfred Tarski
14th January, Polish, American
Mathematician, Philosopher

Harry PartchHarry Partch
24th June, American

Joe DavisJoe Davis
15th April, British
Snooker player
Frederick LoeweFrederick Loewe
10th June, Austrian, American

Pancho BarnesPancho Barnes
22nd July, American

Miklós NyiszliMiklós Nyiszli
17th June, Hungarian, Romanian
Physician, Writer

Walter HallsteinWalter Hallstein
17th November, German
Politician, Diplomat, University teacher

Ludwig von BertalanffyLudwig von Bertalanffy
19th September, Austrian, Canadian
Biologist, University teacher
Adelaide HallAdelaide Hall
20th October, American
Singer, Artist, Jazz musician, Actor, Stage actor

Eric VoegelinEric Voegelin
3rd January, American
Political scientist, Philosopher, University
Rudolf CaracciolaRudolf Caracciola
30th January, Swiss, German
Racecar driver, Motorcycle racer

Roy WilkinsRoy Wilkins
30th August, American
Gerald FinziGerald Finzi
14th July, British
Composer, Music educator
Roy UrquhartRoy Urquhart
28th November, British