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.

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
27th February, American
Author
Ray KrocRay Kroc
5th October, American
Founder of the McDonald’s Corporation

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

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
26th September, Italian, American
Criminal

Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
20th February, American
Photographer

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

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

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

Georgy MalenkovGeorgy Malenkov
8th January, Russian
Politician
Larry FineLarry Fine
5th October, American
Comedian

Karl PopperKarl Popper
28th July, British
Philosopher
Frances BavierFrances Bavier
14th December, American
Actress

Tallulah BankheadTallulah Bankhead
31st January, American
Actress

Erik EriksonErik Erikson
15th June, Canadian, German, American
American-German psychologist
Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
11th October, Indian
Political Leaders

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

Will GeerWill Geer
9th March, American
Actor

Lieserl EinsteinLieserl Einstein
27th January, Serbian
Albert Einstein's Daughter
Richard RodgersRichard Rodgers
28th June, American
Composer, songwriter, playwright

Norma ShearerNorma Shearer
10th August, Canadian, American
Actress
Saud of Saudi ArabiaSaud of Saudi Arabia
15th January, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Elsa LanchesterElsa Lanchester
28th October, American
Actress

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
16th January, Scottish
 

Thomas E. DeweyThomas E. Dewey
24th March, American
Former Governor of New York
Menachem Mendel SchneersonMenachem Mendel Schneerson
18th April, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Rabbi
William WylerWilliam Wyler
1st July, American
Film director

Talcott ParsonsTalcott Parsons
13th December, American
Sociologist

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

Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock
16th June, American
Scientist
Stepin FetchitStepin Fetchit
30th May, American
Actor

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Chill WillsChill Wills
18th July, American
Actor

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

Ogden NashOgden Nash
19th August, American
Poet

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21st November, Polish, American
Writer
Miriam HopkinsMiriam Hopkins
18th October, American
Actress

Marcel Lajos Breuer Marcel Breuer
21st May, Hungarian
Architect & Furniture Designer
Gladys AylwardGladys Aylward
24th February, Chinese, British
Missionary

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

Ann Harding Ann Harding
7th August, American
Actress
Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain
10th February, American
Physicist

William WaltonWilliam Walton
29th March, British
Composer
W Clement StoneW. Clement Stone
4th May, American
Businessman & Self Help Book Author

Albert NamatjiraAlbert Namatjira
28th July, Australian
Artist

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

Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
21st May, French, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
30th April, American
Economist
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

Moe BergMoe Berg
2nd March, American
Baseball coach
Leni RiefenstahlLeni Riefenstahl
22nd August, German
Film director, Actor, Photographer, Film producer,

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

Carlos GracieCarlos Gracie
14th September, Brazilian
Martial artist
George CrossGeorge Cross
12th February, British
Actor,Casting Department,Casting Director

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

Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
14th October, American
Golfer

David O. SelznickDavid O. Selznick
10th May, American
American film producer
John HousemanJohn Houseman
22nd September, Romanian, British, American
Actor

Reinhard GehlenReinhard Gehlen
3rd April, German
Officer
Paul GuilfoylePaul Guilfoyle
14th July, American
Actor

Jack Del RioJack Del Rio
1st August, Argentinian
Actor

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

Beryl MarkhamBeryl Markham
26th October, British
Horse trainer
Brooke AstorBrooke Astor
30th March, American
Writer
Meredith WillsonMeredith Willson
18th May, American
Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter

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

Fernand BraudelFernand Braudel
24th August, Brazilian, French
Economic historian, Historian, Professor

Son HouseSon House
21st March, American
Guitarist, Singer
Joe AdonisJoe Adonis
22nd November, Italian
 

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

Bade Ghulam Ali KhanBade Ghulam Ali Khan
2nd April, Indian
Singer

George MurphyGeorge Murphy
4th July, American
Former American senator

Luis BarragánLuis Barragán
9th March, Mexican
Mexican architect
Walter SlezakWalter Slezak
3rd May, Austrian
Stage actor, Film actor

Juscelino KubitschekJuscelino Kubitschek
12th September, Brazilian
Physician, Politician
Antonia BricoAntonia Brico
26th June, Dutch, American
Musician

Mohammad HattaMohammad Hatta
12th August, Indonesian
Politician

Eric HofferEric Hoffer
25th July, American
Writer, Philosopher, Psychologist
Philippe Leclerc de HauteclocquePhilippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque
22nd November, French
Military personnel

Mortimer J. AdlerMortimer J. Adler
28th December, American
Philosopher, Teacher, Writer, University teacher
Nikolaus PevsnerNikolaus Pevsner
30th January, German, British
Historian

Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
15th January, Greek, Russian
Poet

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

Wilhelm StuckartWilhelm Stuckart
16th November, German
Lawyer, Judge, Politician, Jurist
Arne JacobsenArne Jacobsen
11th February, Danish
Danish architect

E. E. Evans-PritchardE. E. Evans-Pritchard
21st September, British
Anthropologist, University teacher, Sociologist
Wifredo LamWifredo Lam
8th December, Cuban
Artist

Louise BeaversLouise Beavers
8th March, American
Actress
Bill LearBill Lear
26th June, American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Alexander LuriaAlexander Luria
16th July, Russian
Neuropsychologist
Gene SarazenGene Sarazen
27th February, American
Golfer