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
Tallulah BankheadTallulah Bankhead
31st January, American
Actress

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

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
27th February, American
Author

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

Strom ThurmondStrom Thurmond
5th December, American
Former United States Senator
Langston HughesLangston Hughes
1st February, American
Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist

Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
20th February, American
Photographer

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

Carlo GambinoCarlo Gambino
24th August, Italian, American
Criminal
Frances BavierFrances Bavier
14th December, American
Actress

Will GeerWill Geer
9th March, American
Actor

Larry FineLarry Fine
5th October, American
Comedian

Karl PopperKarl Popper
28th July, British
Philosopher

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
26th September, Italian, American
Criminal
Paul DiracPaul Dirac
8th August, British
Physicist

Norma ShearerNorma Shearer
10th August, Canadian, American
Actress

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
16th January, Scottish
 

Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
11th October, Indian
Political Leaders
Thomas E. DeweyThomas E. Dewey
24th March, American
Former Governor of New York

Carl RogersCarl Rogers
8th January, American
Psychologist
Erik EriksonErik Erikson
15th June, Canadian, German, American
American-German psychologist

William WylerWilliam Wyler
1st July, American
Film director

Elsa LanchesterElsa Lanchester
28th October, American
Actress
Saud of Saudi ArabiaSaud of Saudi Arabia
15th January, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Richard RodgersRichard Rodgers
28th June, American
Composer, songwriter, playwright
Carlos GracieCarlos Gracie
14th September, Brazilian
Martial Artist

Miriam HopkinsMiriam Hopkins
18th October, American
Actress

Menachem Mendel SchneersonMenachem Mendel Schneerson
18th April, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Rabbi
Chill WillsChill Wills
18th July, American
Actor

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Stepin FetchitStepin Fetchit
30th May, American
Actor
Talcott ParsonsTalcott Parsons
13th December, American
Sociologist

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

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21st November, Polish, American
Writer

Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock
16th June, American
Scientist
Lieserl EinsteinLieserl Einstein
27th January, Serbian
Albert Einstein's Daughter
Gladys AylwardGladys Aylward
24th February, Chinese, British
Missionary

Ogden NashOgden Nash
19th August, American
Poet

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

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

William WaltonWilliam Walton
29th March, British
Composer

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

Ann Harding Ann Harding
7th August, American
Actress

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

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
30th April, American
Economist

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

André Michel LwoffAndré Lwoff
8th May, French
Microbiologist
Leni RiefenstahlLeni Riefenstahl
22nd August, German
Film Director

Irene RyanIrene Ryan
17th October, American
Actress

Moe BergMoe Berg
2nd March, American
Baseball coach

Bobby JonesBobby Jones
17th March, American
Golfer

John HousemanJohn Houseman
22nd September, Romanian, British, American
Actor
Charan SinghCharan Singh
23rd December, Indian
Prime Minister of India

Ralph RichardsonRalph Richardson
19th December, British
Actor

Thelma RitterThelma Ritter
14th February, American
Actress

David O. SelznickDavid O. Selznick
10th May, American
American film producer
Richard J. DaleyRichard J. Daley
15th May, American
Former Mayor of Chicago

Beryl MarkhamBeryl Markham
26th October, British
Horse trainer
Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
5th July, American
 

R. A. ButlerR. A. Butler
9th December, British
Politician

Reinhard GehlenReinhard Gehlen
3rd April, German
Officer
Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
14th October, American
Golfer

Antonia BricoAntonia Brico
26th June, Dutch, American
Musician
Son HouseSon House
21st March, American
Guitarist, Singer

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

Gene SarazenGene Sarazen
27th February, American
Golfer
Brooke AstorBrooke Astor
30th March, American
Writer

George MurphyGeorge Murphy
4th July, American
Senator
Joe AdonisJoe Adonis
22nd November, Italian
 

Josemaría EscriváJosemaría Escrivá
9th January, Spanish
Priest

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

Mikhail Andreyevich SuslovMikhail Andreyevich Suslov
21st November, Russian
Statesman
Walter SlezakWalter Slezak
3rd May, Austrian
Stage actor, Film actor
Philippe Leclerc de HauteclocquePhilippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque
22nd November, French
Military Personnel

Dame Flora RobsonDame Flora Robson
28th March, British
Actress

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

Juscelino KubitschekJuscelino Kubitschek
12th September, Brazilian
Physician, Politician
Louise BeaversLouise Beavers
8th March, American
Actress

Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
15th January, Greek, Russian
Poet

Mohammad HattaMohammad Hatta
12th August, Indonesian
Politician

Bill LearBill Lear
26th June, American
Inventor

Eric HofferEric Hoffer
25th July, American
Writer, Philosopher, Psychologist
Wilhelm StuckartWilhelm Stuckart
16th November, German
Lawyer, Judge, Politician, Jurist

Meredith WillsonMeredith Willson
18th May, American
Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter
Therese BrandlTherese Brandl
1st February, German
Guard

Joseph KlewanJoseph Klewan
12th January, American
 
K. Shivaram KaranthK. Shivaram Karanth
10th October, Indian
Author, Poet
Mortimer J. AdlerMortimer J. Adler
28th December, American
Philosopher, Teacher, Writer, University teacher