Famous People Born In 1903

Discover the most famous people born in 1903. The list includes people like George Orwell, Bing Crosby, Eliot Ness, John von Neumann, John Dillinger and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, journalists and artists born in 1903. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Austria 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 Bing Crosby

Bing Crosby
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor, Singer
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
Died: October 14, 1977

 2 Ian Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll

Ian Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll
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Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris
Died: April 7, 1973

 3 George Orwell

George Orwell
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 25th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Motihari, Bihar, India
Died: January 21, 1950
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 4 Kane Tanaka

Kane Tanaka
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Famous As: World's Oldest Living Person
Birthdate: 2nd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Higashi Ward, Fukuoka, Japan
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 5 Bob Hope

Bob Hope
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Famous As: Stand-up comedian
Birthdate: 29th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Eltham, London, England
Died: July 27, 2003

 6 John Dillinger

John Dillinger
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Robber, Gangster
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: July 22, 1934
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 7 John von Neumann

John von Neumann
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Computer Scientist, Physicist
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: February 8, 1957
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 8 Lou Gehrig

Lou Gehrig
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yorkville, New York, United States
Died: June 2, 1941
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 9 Vincente Minnelli

Vincente Minnelli
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Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Theatre director, Film director
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Delaware
Died: July 25, 1986

 10 Russell Bufalino

Russell Bufalino
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montedoro, Sicily, Kingdom of Italy
Died: February 25, 1994
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 11 Curly Howard

Curly Howard
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Listed In: Comedians
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bensonhurst, New York City, New York
Died: January 18, 1952

 12 Ward Bond

Ward Bond
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 9th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Benkelman, Nebraska, USA
Died: November 5, 1960
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 13 Eliot Ness

Eliot Ness
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Famous As: Special Agent
Birthdate: 19th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Coudersport, Pennsylvania
Died: May 16, 1957

 14 Olav V of Norway

Olav V of Norway
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sandringham, Norfolk, England
Died: January 17, 1991
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 15 Mark Rothko

Mark Rothko
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Daugavpils, Latvia
Died: February 25, 1970

 16 Alec Douglas-Home

Alec Douglas-Home
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former PM of UK
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mayfair, London
Died: October 9, 1995
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 17 Anais Nin

Anais Nin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Diarist
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, Paris, France
Died: January 14, 1977

 18 K. Kamaraj

K. Kamaraj
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Famous As: Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, India
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: October 2, 1975
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 19 Evelyn Waugh

Evelyn Waugh
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: West Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Died: April 10, 1966

 20 Lawrence Welk

Lawrence Welk
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Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Strasburg, North Dakota
Died: May 17, 1992
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 21 Ernst Kaltenbrunner

Ernst Kaltenbrunner
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Director of the Reich Security Main Office (1943-45)
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ried im Innkreis, Austria
Died: October 16, 1946

 22 Claudette Colbert

Claudette Colbert
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint-Mandé, France
Died: July 30, 1996
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 23 Empress Kōjun

Empress Kōjun
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Famous As: Consort
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: June 16, 2000

 24 Theodor W. Adorno

Theodor W. Adorno
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: August 6, 1969
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 25 Rudolf Abel

Rudolf Abel
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Famous As: Soviet spy
Birthdate: 11th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Died: November 15, 1971

 26 Melvin Purvis

Melvin Purvis
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Famous As: FBI agent
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Timmonsville, South Carolina, USA
Died: February 29, 1960
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 27 Jiro Horikoshi

Jiro Horikoshi
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Famous As: Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fujioka
Died: January 11, 1982

 28 Edgar Buchanan

Edgar Buchanan
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Humansville, Missouri
Died: April 4, 1979
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 29 Joseph Valachi

Joseph Valachi
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 3, 1971

 30 Abul A'la Maududi

Abul A'la Maududi
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Aurangabad, India
Died: September 22, 1979

 31 Tunku Abdul Rahman

Tunku Abdul Rahman
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 1st Prime Minister of Malaysia
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Alor Setar, Malaysia
Died: December 6, 1990

 32 Yasujiro Ozu

Yasujiro Ozu
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fukagawa district, Tokyo, Japan
Died: December 12, 1963

 33 Mimi Smith

Mimi Smith
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nurse, Housewife, Secretary
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: December 6, 1991

 34 Galeazzo Ciano

Galeazzo Ciano
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Livorno, Italy
Died: January 11, 1944

 35 Jeanette MacDonald

Jeanette MacDonald
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Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: January 14, 1965

 36 Edgar Bergen

Edgar Bergen
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Famous As: Best known for his proficiency in ventriloquism and his characters Charlie McCarthy
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: September 30, 1978

 37 Elisha Cook Jr.

Elisha Cook Jr.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: May 18, 1995

 38 Karl Hanke

Karl Hanke
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lauban, Province of Silesia, German Empire
Died: June 8, 1945

 39 Vladimir Horowitz

Vladimir Horowitz
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Listed In: Pianists
Famous As: American-Russian classical pianist
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kiev
Died: November 5, 1989

 40 Clare Boothe Luce

Clare Boothe Luce
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author, Politician
Birthdate: 10th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: October 9, 1987

 41 Aram Khachaturian

Aram Khachaturian
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 6th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tbilisi
Died: May 1, 1978

 42 Amado V. Hernandez

Amado V. Hernandez
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: Journalist, Trade unionist
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hagonoy
Died: March 24, 1970

 43 Georges Simenon

Georges Simenon
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Liège, Belgium
Died: September 4, 1989

 44 Maurice Tillet

Maurice Tillet
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Listed In: Wrestlers
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ural Mountains, Russia
Died: September 4, 1954

 45 Preston Tucker

Preston Tucker
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Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Capac, Michigan, United States
Died: December 26, 1956

 46 Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died: January 5, 1941

 47 José Antonio Primo de Rivera

José Antonio Primo de Rivera
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: November 20, 1936

 48 Bix Beiderbecke

Bix Beiderbecke
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 10th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Davenport, Iowa, United States
Died: August 6, 1931

 49 Benjamin Spock

Benjamin Spock
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Pediatrician and Political Activist
Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: March 15, 1998

 50 Andrey Kolmogorov

Andrey Kolmogorov
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tambov, Russia
Died: October 20, 1987