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.

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 Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams
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Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: April 22, 1984

 2 Meyer Lansky

Meyer Lansky
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Gangster, Mob's Accountant
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Grodno, Belarus
Died: January 15, 1983

 3 John Steinbeck

John Steinbeck
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Salinas, California, United States
Died: December 20, 1968
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 4 Ray Kroc

Ray Kroc
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: CEO of McDonald's (1967-1973)
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: January 14, 1984
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 5 Charles Lindbergh

Charles Lindbergh
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator, Military Officer
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: August 26, 1974

 6 Ayatollah Khomeini

Ayatollah Khomeini
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Famous As: Led the Famous Iranian Revolution in 1979
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Khomeyn, Persia
Died: June 3, 1989
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 7 Georgy Malenkov

Georgy Malenkov
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Orenburg
Died: January 14, 1988
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 8 Carlo Gambino

Carlo Gambino
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Crime Boss
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
Died: October 15, 1976
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 9 Strom Thurmond

Strom Thurmond
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Edgefield, South Carolina, United States
Died: June 26, 2003

 10 Albert Anastasia

Albert Anastasia
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Mobster
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Parghelia, Italy
Died: October 25, 1957
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 11 Tallulah Bankhead

Tallulah Bankhead
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama
Died: December 12, 1968

 12 Irene Ryan

Irene Ryan
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, USA
Died: April 26, 1973
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 13 Elsa Lanchester

Elsa Lanchester
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lewisham, London, England
Died: December 26, 1986

 14 Leni Riefenstahl

Leni Riefenstahl
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: September 8, 2003
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 15 Karl Popper

Karl Popper
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: September 17, 1994

 16 Charan Singh

Charan Singh
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of India
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Noorpur, Uttar Pradesh India
Died: May 29, 1987
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 17 Larry Fine

Larry Fine
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 24, 1975

 18 Will Geer

Will Geer
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 9th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Frankfort, Indiana, United States
Died: April 22, 1978
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 19 Frances Bavier

Frances Bavier
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York
Died: December 6, 1989

 20 Jayaprakash Narayan

Jayaprakash Narayan
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Famous As: Political Leaders
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saran district
Died: October 8, 1979
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 21 Saud of Saudi Arabia

Saud of Saudi Arabia
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Former King of Saudi Arabia
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kuwait City
Died: February 23, 1969

 22 Richard Rodgers

Richard Rodgers
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 28th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Arverne, New York, United States
Died: December 30, 1979
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 23 Paul Dirac

Paul Dirac
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: October 20, 1984

 24 Erik Erikson

Erik Erikson
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Listed In: Psychologists
Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: 15th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: May 12, 1994
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 25 Carl Rogers

Carl Rogers
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Listed In: Psychologists
Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oak Park
Died: February 4, 1987

 26 Norma Shearer

Norma Shearer
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: June 12, 1983
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 27 Thelma Ritter

Thelma Ritter
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 14th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: February 5, 1969

 28 Thomas E. Dewey

Thomas E. Dewey
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former Governor of New York
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Owosso, Michigan, US
Died: March 16, 1971
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 29 Ralph Richardson

Ralph Richardson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tivoli Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Died: October 10, 1983

 30 Eric Liddell

Eric Liddell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Rugby union player
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tianjin, China
Died: February 21, 1945

 31 Miriam Hopkins

Miriam Hopkins
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, U.S.
Died: October 9, 1972

 32 William Wyler

William Wyler
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mulhouse, France
Died: June 27, 1981

 33 Norman Maclean

Norman Maclean
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Journalist, Writer, University teacher
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Clarinda
Died: August 2, 1990

 34 John Houseman

John Houseman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
Died: October 31, 1988

 35 Carlos Gracie

Carlos Gracie
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Listed In: Martial Artists
Famous As: Martial Artist
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Belém, State of Pará, Brazil
Died: October 7, 1994

 36 David O. Selznick

David O. Selznick
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Famous As: American film producer
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died: June 22, 1965

 37 Bobby Jones

Bobby Jones
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Listed In: Golfers
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: United States
Died: December 18, 1971

 38 Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Menachem Mendel Schneerson
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Famous As: Rabbi
Birthdate: 18th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mykolaiv, Ukraine
Died: June 12, 1994

 39 Talcott Parsons

Talcott Parsons
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Listed In: Sociologists
Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
Died: May 8, 1979

 40 Chill Wills

Chill Wills
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seagoville, Texas, United States
Died: December 15, 1978

 41 Moe Berg

Moe Berg
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball coach
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: May 29, 1972

 42 Richard J. Daley

Richard J. Daley
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Mayor of Chicago
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: December 20, 1976

 43 Princess Mafalda of Savoy

Princess Mafalda of Savoy
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: August 27, 1944

 44 Reinhard Gehlen

Reinhard Gehlen
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Erfurt
Died: June 8, 1979

 45 Isaac Bashevis Singer

Isaac Bashevis Singer
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leoncin, Congress Poland
Died: July 24, 1991

 46 Meredith Willson

Meredith Willson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Iowa
Died: June 15, 1984

 47 Ogden Nash

Ogden Nash
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: March 19, 1971

 48 Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
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Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nahant, Massachusetts
Died: February 27, 1985

 49 Ann Harding

Ann Harding
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
Died: September 1, 1981

 50 Louise Beavers

Louise Beavers
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 8th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Died: October 26, 1962