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

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
27th February, American

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

Strom ThurmondStrom Thurmond
5th December, American
Former United States Senator

Meyer LanskyMeyer Lansky
4th July, Polish, American
Georgy MalenkovGeorgy Malenkov
8th January, Russian

Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
20th February, American

Frances BavierFrances Bavier
14th December, American

Karl PopperKarl Popper
28th July, British
Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
11th October, Indian
Political Leaders

Larry FineLarry Fine
5th October, American
Carl RogersCarl Rogers
8th January, American

Tallulah BankheadTallulah Bankhead
31st January, American

Erik EriksonErik Erikson
15th June, Canadian, German, American
American-German psychologist
Will GeerWill Geer
9th March, American

Paul DiracPaul Dirac
8th August, British
Lieserl EinsteinLieserl Einstein
27th January, Serbian
Albert Einstein's Daughter

Norma ShearerNorma Shearer
10th August, Canadian, American

Elsa LanchesterElsa Lanchester
28th October, American
Richard RodgersRichard Rodgers
28th June, American
Composer, songwriter, playwright

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
16th January, Scottish
Saud of Saudi ArabiaSaud of Saudi Arabia
15th January, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

William WylerWilliam Wyler
1st July, American
Film director

Stepin FetchitStepin Fetchit
30th May, American

Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock
16th June, American
Ogden NashOgden Nash
19th August, American
Marcel Lajos Breuer Marcel Breuer
21st May, Hungarian
Architect & Furniture Designer

Miriam HopkinsMiriam Hopkins
18th October, American

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

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21st November, Polish, American
Albert NamatjiraAlbert Namatjira
28th July, Australian

Rab ButlerRab Butler
9th December, British
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

William WaltonWilliam Walton
29th March, British

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

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W Clement StoneW. Clement Stone
4th May, American
Businessman & Self Help Book Author
Ann Harding Ann Harding
7th August, American

Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
21st May, French, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain
10th February, American

Alva MyrdalAlva Myrdal
31st January, Swedish
Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
30th April, American
Rafael AlbertiRafael Alberti
16th December, Spanish

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

André Michel LwoffAndré Lwoff
8th May, French

Ruhollah KhomeiniRuhollah Khomeini
24th September, Iranian
Former Supreme Leader of Iran

Carlo GambinoCarlo Gambino
24th August, Italian

Leni RiefenstahlLeni Riefenstahl
22nd August, German
Film director, Actor, Photographer, Film producer,
Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
26th September, American

Son HouseSon House
21st March, American
Guitarist, Singer

Talcott ParsonsTalcott Parsons
13th December, American
Sociologist, University teacher

David O. SelznickDavid O. Selznick
10th May, American
American film producer
Gene SarazenGene Sarazen
27th February, American

Beryl MarkhamBeryl Markham
26th October, British
Horse trainer
Reinhard GehlenReinhard Gehlen
3rd April, German

Meredith WillsonMeredith Willson
18th May, American
Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter

Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
14th October, American
Philippe Leclerc de HauteclocquePhilippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque
22nd November, French
Military personnel

George MurphyGeorge Murphy
4th July, American
Former American senator
Fernand BraudelFernand Braudel
24th August, Brazilian, French
Economic historian, Historian, Professor

Luis BarragánLuis Barragán
9th March, Mexican
Mexican architect

Gladys AylwardGladys Aylward
24th February, British
Norman MacleanNorman Maclean
23rd December, American
Novelist, Journalist, Writer, University teacher

Bade Ghulam Ali KhanBade Ghulam Ali Khan
2nd April, Indian
Eric HofferEric Hoffer
25th July, American
Writer, Philosopher, Psychologist

Mohammad HattaMohammad Hatta
12th August, Indonesian

Walter SlezakWalter Slezak
3rd May, Austrian
Stage actor, Film actor

Joe AdonisJoe Adonis
22nd November, Italian
Wilhelm StuckartWilhelm Stuckart
16th November, German
Lawyer, Judge, Politician, Jurist
K. Shivaram KaranthK. Shivaram Karanth
10th October, Indian
Author, Poet

Juscelino KubitschekJuscelino Kubitschek
12th September, Brazilian
Physician, Politician

Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
15th January, Greek, Russian

Mortimer J. AdlerMortimer J. Adler
28th December, American
Philosopher, Teacher, Writer, University teacher
Harold LasswellHarold Lasswell
13th February, American
Political scientist, Scientist, Sociologist

Arne JacobsenArne Jacobsen
11th February, Danish
Danish architect

Bill LearBill Lear
26th June, American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

John WillieJohn Willie
9th December, British
Photographer, Illustrator, Screenwriter

E. E. Evans-PritchardE. E. Evans-Pritchard
21st September, British
Anthropologist, University teacher, Sociologist
Halldór LaxnessHalldór Laxness
23rd April, Icelander
Icelandic writer

Philippe de RothschildPhilippe de Rothschild
13th April, French
Winegrower, Screenwriter, Socialite, Racecar
Stevie SmithStevie Smith
20th September, British
Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer

8th February, Mongolian
Military leader

Albert BormannAlbert Bormann
2nd September, German
Albert ForsterAlbert Forster
26th July, German

Sylvanus OlympioSylvanus Olympio
6th September, Togolese
Politician, Prime Minister
Hans BellmerHans Bellmer
13th March, French
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer, Engraver

Edward Durell StoneEdward Durell Stone
9th March, American

Wichard von AlvenslebenWichard von Alvensleben
19th May, German

Felix WankelFelix Wankel
13th August, German
Inventor, Engineer, Politician
Pascual JordanPascual Jordan
18th October, German
Physicist, Politician, Academic, University

Fritz StrassmannFritz Strassmann
22nd February, German
Chemist, University teacher
Carlos Drummond de AndradeCarlos Drummond de Andrade
31st October, Brazilian
Poet, Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Children's

Emeric PressburgerEmeric Pressburger
5th December, Hungarian, British
Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer,

Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
5th July, American

Heinz RühmannHeinz Rühmann
7th March, German
Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter, Stage
Lúcio CostaLúcio Costa
27th February, Brazilian, French