Famous People Born In 1905

Discover the most famous people born in 1905. The list includes people like Howard Hughes, Ayn Rand, Jean-Paul Sartre, Joan Crawford, Henry Fonda and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include journalists, political leaders, directors and playwrights born in 1905. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Fred TrumpFred Trump
11th October, American
Real Estate Developer
Howard HughesHoward Hughes
24th December, American
Entrepreneur, Investor

Ayn RandAyn Rand
2nd February, American, Russian
Writer

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
23rd March, American
Actress

Henry FondaHenry Fonda
16th May, American
Actor

Jean-Paul SartreJean-Paul Sartre
21st June, French
Philosopher
Simo HäyhäSimo Häyhä
17th December, Finnish
Sniper

Albert SpeerAlbert Speer
19th March, German
German Architect

Dhyan ChandDhyan Chand
29th August, Indian
 
Greta GarboGreta Garbo
18th September, Swedish, American
Film actress

Dalton TrumboDalton Trumbo
9th December, American
Screenwriter, Novelist
Viktor FranklViktor Frankl
26th March, Austrian
Psychiatrist

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
18th January, Italian, American
Gangster

Christian DiorChristian Dior
21st January, French
Fashion Designers

Albert PierrepointAlbert Pierrepoint
30th March, British
Executioner

Clara BowClara Bow
29th July, American
Actress
Dag HammarskjöldDag Hammarskjöld
29th July, Swedish
Second Secretary-General of the United Nations

Joseph CottenJoseph Cotten
15th May, American
Actor

Otto PremingerOtto Preminger
5th December, American
Director

Howard McNearHoward McNear
27th January, American
Actor
Nannie DossNannie Doss
4th November, American
Serial Killer

Franchot ToneFranchot Tone
27th February, American
Actor
Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
5th September, Hungarian, British
 

Robert DonatRobert Donat
18th March, British
Actor

Fakhruddin Ali AhmedFakhruddin Ali Ahmed
13th May, Indian
Former President of India
Harry HarlowHarry Harlow
31st October, American
Psychologist

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20th June, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter
Mulk Raj AnandMulk Raj Anand
12th December, Indian
 

Siaka StevensSiaka Stevens
24th August, Sierra Leonean
1st President of Sierra Leone

Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
11th August, Ukrainian, American
Biochemist
Agnes de MilleAgnes de Mille
18th September, American
American dancer and choreographer

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Michael TippettMichael Tippett
2nd January, British
Composer
Felix BlochFelix Bloch
23rd October, Swiss
Physicist

Severo OchoaSevero Ochoa
14th September, Spanish
Physician and Biochemist

Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
3rd September, American
Physicist

H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16th May, British
Short Story Writer
Emilio Gino SegrèEmilio Segrè
30th January, Italian, American
Physicist
Nevill Francis Mott Nevill Francis Mott
30th September, British
Physicist

Henry KosterHenry Koster
1st May, German, American
Director, Producer

George H. HitchingsGeorge H. Hitchings
18th April, American
Physiologist

Ulf von EulerUlf von Euler
7th February, Swedish
Physiologist and Pharmacologist
Salvador MazzaSalvador Mazza
28th February, Argentinian
Physician and Epidemiologist

Prince John of the United KingdomPrince John of the United Kingdom
12th July, British
Prince

Maggie RogersMaggie Rogers
4th September, Canadian
Actress

Dolores del RíoDolores del Río
3rd August, Mexican
singer, dancer, stage actor, film actor,

Maria von TrappMaria von Trapp
26th January, Austrian, American
Singer
Myrna LoyMyrna Loy
2nd August, American
Actress

James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
7th June, American
Boxer
Richard BlumenthalRichard Blumenthal
10th December, French
Producer

Joel McCreaJoel McCrea
5th November, American
Actor

Shi JianqiaoShi Jianqiao
30th November, Chinese
Criminal
Sterling HollowaySterling Holloway
4th January, American
Voice actor, Film actor, Stage actor, Television

Anna May WongAnna May Wong
3rd January, American
Actress
Tex RitterTex Ritter
12th January, American
Singer

Francis MarionFrancis Marion
22nd July, American
Actor

Andy DevineAndy Devine
7th October, American
Actor

Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
27th July, American
writer, Baseball Player

Sada AbeSada Abe
28th May, Japanese
Geisha, Criminal
Max SchmelingMax Schmeling
28th September, German, American
Boxer

Robert NewtonRobert Newton
1st June, British
Actor

Tommy DorseyTommy Dorsey
19th November, American
Trombonist

Savitri DeviSavitri Devi
30th September, French
Writer, Poet
Sanford MeisnerSanford Meisner
31st August, American
Actor

Bob WillsBob Wills
30th November
Songwriter, Singer
Mildred NatwickMildred Natwick
19th June, American
Actress

Abraham ZapruderAbraham Zapruder
15th May, American
Tailor

Gilbert RolandGilbert Roland
11th December, Mexican, American
Actor
J. William FulbrightJ. William Fulbright
9th April, American
United States Senator

Astrid of SwedenAstrid of Sweden
17th November, Swedish
 
Mohammad HidayatullahMohammad Hidayatullah
17th December, Indian
Lawyer, Academician, Vice President

Michael PowellMichael Powell
30th September, British
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,

Harold ArlenHarold Arlen
15th February, American
Composer, Songwriter, Music arranger, Film
Robert Penn WarrenRobert Penn Warren
24th April, American
poet, novelist, writer, literary critic,

Takashi ShimuraTakashi Shimura
12th March, Japanese
Actor, Film actor
Ellery QueenEllery Queen
11th January, American
Author

Félix Houphouët-BoignyFélix Houphouët-Boigny
18th October, Ivorian
Former President of the Ivory Coast

Karl WallendaKarl Wallenda
21st January, German, American
Artist, Circus performer

Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
29th November, French
Theologian, Catholic priest
Hans Urs von BalthasarHans Urs von Balthasar
12th August, Swiss
Theologian, Writer, Catholic priest
Ivan SerovIvan Serov
25th August, Russian
 

Elias CanettiElias Canetti
25th July, British
Writer, Aphorist, Playwright, Chemist, Essayist

MantovaniMantovani
15th November, Italian, British
Musician

Chen YunChen Yun
13th June, Chinese
Political leader
Barnett NewmanBarnett Newman
29th January, American
Painter, Sculptor, Visual artist, Architect

Marlin PerkinsMarlin Perkins
28th March, American
Zoologist

Marian RejewskiMarian Rejewski
16th August, Polish
Mathematician, Cryptologist

Albrecht, Duke of BavariaAlbrecht, Duke of Bavaria
3rd May, German
Prince

Gertrude EderleGertrude Ederle
23rd October, American
swimmer
Władysław GomułkaWładysław Gomułka
6th February, Polish
Politician

Bosley CrowtherBosley Crowther
13th July, American
Journalist, Film critic
Mary RenaultMary Renault
4th September, British, South African
Writer

Jule StyneJule Styne
31st December, British, American
Composer, Songwriter, Musician, Film score
Raymond AronRaymond Aron
14th March, French
Journalist, Philosopher, Writer, Political
Chick WebbChick Webb
10th February, American
Musician