Famous People Born In 1902

Discover the most famous people born in 1902. The list includes people like John Steinbeck, Charles Lindbergh, Langston Hughes, Ansel Adams, Erik Erikson and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, physicists and novelists born in 1902. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

Ray KrocRay Kroc
5th October, American
Founder of the McDonald’s Corporation
Strom ThurmondStrom Thurmond
5th December, American
Former United States Senator

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
4th February, American
Aviator, Inventor & Author

Ayatollah KhomeiniAyatollah Khomeini
22nd September, Iranian
Led the Famous Iranian Revolution in 1979

Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
20th February, American
Photographer

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
27th February, American
Author
Georgy MalenkovGeorgy Malenkov
8th January, Russian
Politician

Langston HughesLangston Hughes
1st February, American
Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist

Meyer LanskyMeyer Lansky
4th July, Polish, American
Gangster
Carlo GambinoCarlo Gambino
24th August, Italian, American
Criminal

Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
11th October, Indian
Political Leaders
Frances BavierFrances Bavier
14th December, American
Actress

Tallulah BankheadTallulah Bankhead
31st January, American
Actress

Thomas E. DeweyThomas E. Dewey
24th March, American
Former Governor of New York

Karl PopperKarl Popper
28th July, British
Philosopher

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
26th September, Italian, American
Criminal
Larry FineLarry Fine
5th October, American
Comedian

Will GeerWill Geer
9th March, American
Actor

Elsa LanchesterElsa Lanchester
28th October, American
Actress

Norma ShearerNorma Shearer
10th August, Canadian, American
Actress
Erik EriksonErik Erikson
15th June, Canadian, German, American
American-German psychologist

Carl RogersCarl Rogers
8th January, American
Psychologist
Paul DiracPaul Dirac
8th August, British
Physicist

Richard RodgersRichard Rodgers
28th June, American
Composer, songwriter, playwright

Saud of Saudi ArabiaSaud of Saudi Arabia
15th January, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia
William WylerWilliam Wyler
1st July, American
Film director

Carlos GracieCarlos Gracie
14th September, Brazilian
Martial Artist
Rab ButlerRab Butler
9th December, British
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
16th January, Scottish
 

Menachem Mendel SchneersonMenachem Mendel Schneerson
18th April, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Rabbi
Talcott ParsonsTalcott Parsons
13th December, American
Sociologist

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Chill WillsChill Wills
18th July, American
Actor
Stepin FetchitStepin Fetchit
30th May, American
Actor

Ann Harding Ann Harding
7th August, American
Actress

Miriam HopkinsMiriam Hopkins
18th October, American
Actress

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21st November, Polish, American
Writer
Ogden NashOgden Nash
19th August, American
Poet
Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock
16th June, American
Scientist

Eugene Paul Eugene Wigner
17th November, American
Physicist & Mathematician

Lieserl EinsteinLieserl Einstein
27th January, Serbian
Albert Einstein's Daughter

Marcel Lajos Breuer Marcel Breuer
21st May, Hungarian
Architect & Furniture Designer
Albert NamatjiraAlbert Namatjira
28th July, Australian
Artist

Gladys AylwardGladys Aylward
24th February, Chinese, British
Missionary

William WaltonWilliam Walton
29th March, British
Composer

W Clement StoneW. Clement Stone
4th May, American
Businessman & Self Help Book Author

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
30th April, American
Economist
Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
21st May, French, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Alva MyrdalAlva Myrdal
31st January, Swedish
Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain
10th February, American
Physicist

Rafael AlbertiRafael Alberti
16th December, Spanish
Poet

Kurt AlderKurt Alder
10th July, German
Chemist
Alfred Kastler Alfred Kastler
3rd May, French
Physicist

André Michel LwoffAndré Lwoff
8th May, French
Microbiologist
Irene RyanIrene Ryan
17th October, American
Actress

Thomas DeweyThomas Dewey
24th March, American
Lawyer

Leni RiefenstahlLeni Riefenstahl
22nd August, German
Film Director

Charan SinghCharan Singh
23rd December, Indian
Prime Minister of India

John HousemanJohn Houseman
22nd September, Romanian, British, American
Actor
Bobby JonesBobby Jones
17th March, American
Golfer

Richard J. DaleyRichard J. Daley
15th May, American
Former Mayor of Chicago

David O. SelznickDavid O. Selznick
10th May, American
American film producer

Ralph RichardsonRalph Richardson
19th December, British
Actor
Thelma RitterThelma Ritter
14th February, American
Actress

Moe BergMoe Berg
2nd March, American
Baseball coach
R. A. ButlerR. A. Butler
9th December, British
Politician

Ernie NeversErnie Nevers
11th June, American
American Football Player

Jack TriceJack Trice
12th May, American
American football player
Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
14th October, American
Golfer

Reinhard GehlenReinhard Gehlen
3rd April, German
Officer
Meredith WillsonMeredith Willson
18th May, American
Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter

Gene SarazenGene Sarazen
27th February, American
Golfer

Son HouseSon House
21st March, American
Guitarist, Singer
Beryl MarkhamBeryl Markham
26th October, British
Horse trainer

Dame Flora RobsonDame Flora Robson
28th March, British
Actress
George MurphyGeorge Murphy
4th July, American
Senator

Louise BeaversLouise Beavers
8th March, American
Actress

Norman MacleanNorman Maclean
23rd December, American
Novelist, Journalist, Writer, University teacher

Josemaría EscriváJosemaría Escrivá
9th January, Spanish
Priest
Fernand BraudelFernand Braudel
24th August, Brazilian, French
Economic historian, Historian, Professor
Joe AdonisJoe Adonis
22nd November, Italian
 

Eric HofferEric Hoffer
25th July, American
Writer, Philosopher, Psychologist

Philippe Leclerc de HauteclocquePhilippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque
22nd November, French
Military Personnel

Bade Ghulam Ali KhanBade Ghulam Ali Khan
2nd April, Indian
Singer
Brooke AstorBrooke Astor
30th March, American
Writer

Harold LasswellHarold Lasswell
13th February, American
Political scientist, Scientist, Sociologist

K. Shivaram KaranthK. Shivaram Karanth
10th October, Indian
Author, Poet

Mikhail Andreyevich SuslovMikhail Andreyevich Suslov
21st November, Russian
Statesman

Mohammad HattaMohammad Hatta
12th August, Indonesian
Politician
Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
15th January, Greek, Russian
Poet

Juscelino KubitschekJuscelino Kubitschek
12th September, Brazilian
Physician, Politician
Stevie SmithStevie Smith
20th September, British
Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer

Bill LearBill Lear
26th June, American
Inventor
Walter SlezakWalter Slezak
3rd May, Austrian
Stage actor, Film actor
Wilhelm StuckartWilhelm Stuckart
16th November, German
Lawyer, Judge, Politician, Jurist