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.

Howard HughesHoward Hughes
(Entrepreneur, Aerospace Engineer, Filmmaker, Inventor, Aviator, Philanthropist)

24th December

05 April 1976

Humble, Texas, US

American

Capricorn

Ayn RandAyn Rand
(Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a philosophical system named by her as Objectivism)

2nd February

06 March 1982

Saint Petersburg

American,Russian

Aquarius

Albert SpeerAlbert Speer
(German Architect)

19th March

01 September 1981

Mannheim, Baden, Germany

German

Pisces

Jean-Paul SartreJean-Paul Sartre
(Philosopher)

21st June

15 April 1980

Paris

French

Gemini

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
(Actress)

23rd March

10 May 1977

San Antonio

American

Aries

Henry FondaHenry Fonda
(Actor)

16th May

12 August 1982

Grand Island

American

Taurus

Greta GarboGreta Garbo
(Film actress)

18th September

15 April 1990

Stockholm

Swedish,American

Virgo

Clara BowClara Bow
(Actress)

29th July

27 September 1965

Brooklyn

American

Leo

Christian DiorChristian Dior
(Fashion Designers)

21st January

23 October 1957

Granville

French

Aquarius

Dhyan ChandDhyan Chand

29th August

03 December 1979

Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Indian

Virgo

David SimonDavid Simon

13th May

Washington D.C.

American

Taurus

Dag HammarskjöldDag Hammarskjöld
(Second Secretary-General of the United Nations)

29th July

18 September 1961

Jönköping

Swedish

Leo

Otto PremingerOtto Preminger
(Director)

5th December

23 April 1986

Vyzhnytsia, Ukraine

Australian

Sagittarius

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler

5th September

01 March 1983

Budapest, Austria-Hungary

Hungarian,British

Virgo

Mulk Raj AnandMulk Raj Anand

12th December

28 September 2004

Peshawar, Pakistan

Indian

Sagittarius

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
(Dramatist and Screenwriter)

20th June

30 June 1984

New Orleans, Louisiana

American

Gemini

Friedrich Robert Donat Robert Donat
(Actor)

18th March

09 June 1958

Withington, Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK

British

Pisces

Felix BlochFelix Bloch
(Physicist)

23rd October

10 September 1983

Zürich

Swiss

Libra

Severo OchoaSevero Ochoa
(Physician and Biochemist)

14th September

01 November 1993

Luarca, Spain

Spanish

Virgo

Agnes de MilleAgnes de Mille
(American dancer and choreographer)

18th September

07 October 1993

New York City

American

Virgo

Michael TippettMichael Tippett
(Composer)

2nd January

08 January 1998

London

British

Capricorn

Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
(Physicist)

3rd September

11 January 1991

New York City, New York, USA

American

Virgo

H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
(Short Story Writer)

16th May

29 January 1974

Rushden

British

Taurus

Siaka StevensSiaka Stevens
(1st President of Sierra Leone)

24th August

29 May 1988

Moyamba

Sierra Leonean

Virgo

Nevill Francis Mott Nevill Francis Mott
(Physicist)

30th September

08 August 1996

Leeds, England

British

Libra

Ulf von EulerUlf von Euler
(Physiologist and Pharmacologist)

7th February

09 March 1983

Stockholm, Sweden

Swedish

Aquarius

Emilio Gino SegrèEmilio Segrè
(Physicist)

30th January

22 April 1989

Tivoli, Italy

Italian,American

Aquarius

Henry KosterHenry Koster
(Director, Producer)

1st May

21 September 1988

Berlin, German Empire

German,American

Taurus

George H. HitchingsGeorge H. Hitchings
(Physiologist)

18th April

27 February 1998

Hoquiam, Washington, United States

American

Aries

Salvador MazzaSalvador Mazza
(Physician and Epidemiologist)

28th February

29 April 1905

Argentine

Pisces

Dalton TrumboDalton Trumbo
(American screenwriter)

9th December

10 September 1976

Montrose, Colorado, United States

American

Sagittarius

Fred TrumpFred Trump
(Property developer, Investor)

11th October

25 June 1999

Woodhaven

American

Libra

Sada AbeSada Abe
(Geisha, Criminal)

28th May

Kanda

Japanese

Gemini

Viktor FranklViktor Frankl
(Surgeon, Psychotherapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Physician, Educationist, University teacher, Neurologist)

26th March

02 September 1997

Vienna

Austrian

Aries

James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
(Boxer)

7th June

29 November 1974

New York City

American

Gemini

Harry HarlowHarry Harlow
(Psychologist)

31st October

06 December 1981

Fairfield

American

Scorpio

Max SchmelingMax Schmeling
(Boxer)

28th September

02 February 2005

Klein Luckow

German,American

Libra

Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
(writer, Baseball Player)

27th July

07 October 1991

American

Leo

Fakhruddin Ali AhmedFakhruddin Ali Ahmed
(President, Politician)

13th May

11 February 1977

Delhi

Indian

Taurus

Sterling HollowaySterling Holloway
(Voice actor, Film actor, Stage actor, Television actor)

4th January

22 November 1992

Georgia

American

Capricorn

Bob WillsBob Wills
(Songwriter, Singer)

30th November

1975 AD

Anna May WongAnna May Wong
(Film actor, Stage actor, Television actor)

3rd January

03 February 1961

Los Angeles

American

Capricorn

Dolores del RíoDolores del Río
(singer, dancer, stage actor, film actor, television actor)

3rd August

11 April 1983

Durango

Mexican

Leo

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
(Criminal)

18th January

11 May 2002

Castellammare del Golfo

Italian,American

Capricorn

Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
(Biochemist, Chemist, Writer)

11th August

20 June 2002

Chernivtsi

American

Leo

Robert Penn WarrenRobert Penn Warren
(poet, novelist, writer, literary critic, journalist)

24th April

1989 AD

Todd County

American

Taurus

Raymond CattellRaymond Cattell
(Psychologist, University teacher)

20th March

02 February 1998

West Bromwich

British,American

Pisces

Mohammad HidayatullahMohammad Hidayatullah
(Lawyer, Academician, Vice President)

17th December

18 September 1992

Lucknow

Indian

Sagittarius

Barnett NewmanBarnett Newman
(Painter, Sculptor, Visual artist, Architect)

29th January

04 July 1970

New York City

American

Aquarius

Harold ArlenHarold Arlen
(Composer, Songwriter, Music arranger, Film producer, Singer, Pianist, Film score composer)

15th February

23 April 1986

New York

American

Aquarius

Marlin PerkinsMarlin Perkins
(Zoologist)

28th March

14 June 1986

Missouri

American

Aries

Elias CanettiElias Canetti
(Writer, Aphorist, Playwright, Chemist, Essayist)

25th July

14 August 1994

Ruse

British

Leo

Abraham ZapruderAbraham Zapruder
(Tailor)

15th May

30 August 1970

Kovel

American

Taurus

Karl WallendaKarl Wallenda
(Artist, Circus performer)

21st January

22 March 1978

Magdeburg

German,American

Aquarius

Michael PowellMichael Powell
(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer)

30th September

19 February 1990

Kent

British

Libra

Gerard HeldersGerard Helders
(Judge, Politician)

9th March

06 January 2013

Rotterdam

Pisces

Tommy FlowersTommy Flowers
(Technician, Engineer, Computer scientist)

22nd December

28 October 1998

Poplar

British

Sagittarius

Hans Urs von BalthasarHans Urs von Balthasar
(Theologian, Writer, Catholic priest)

12th August

26 June 1988

Lucerne

Swiss

Leo

Kurt GersteinKurt Gerstein
(Military personnel)

11th August

25 July 1945

Münster

German

Leo

Jule StyneJule Styne
(Composer, Songwriter, Musician, Film score composer)

31st December

20 September 1994

London

British,American

Capricorn

Astrid of SwedenAstrid of Sweden

17th November

29 August 1935

Stockholm

Swedish

Scorpio

Raymond AronRaymond Aron
(Journalist, Philosopher, Writer, Political scientist, Sociologist, Professor, Economist)

14th March

17 October 1983

Paris

French

Pisces

Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
(Theologian, Catholic priest)

29th November

25 March 1991

Tourcoing

French

Sagittarius

Gertrude EderleGertrude Ederle
(swimmer)

23rd October

30 November 2003

New York City

American

Libra

Takashi ShimuraTakashi Shimura
(Actor, Film actor)

12th March

11 February 1982

Asago

Japanese

Pisces

Arthur CrudupArthur Crudup
(musician, singer, guitarist, composer)

24th August

28 March 1974

Mississippi

American

Virgo

Chen YunChen Yun
(Politician)

13th June

10 April 1995

Qingpu District

Gemini

Anthony PowellAnthony Powell
(Writer, Novelist, Diarist, Literary critic)

21st December

28 March 2000

London

British

Sagittarius

Lionel TrillingLionel Trilling
(Literary critic, Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Journalist)

4th July

05 November 1975

Queens

American

Cancer

Elmyr de HoryElmyr de Hory
(art forger, painter)

14th April

11 December 1976

Budapest

Hungarian

Aries

Heinz LammerdingHeinz Lammerding
(Engineer)

27th August

13 January 1971

Dortmund

German

Virgo

Carl Gustav HempelCarl Gustav Hempel
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Philosopher, Essayist, University teacher)

8th January

09 November 1997

Oranienburg

German,American

Capricorn

Ashley MontaguAshley Montagu
(Anthropologist, University teacher)

28th June

26 November 1999

London

British,American

Cancer

Jan WerichJan Werich
(Actor, Singer, Writer, Playwright, Jazz musician, Screenwriter)

6th February

31 October 1980

Smíchov

Aquarius

Doris HareDoris Hare
(Stage actor, Film actor)

1st March

30 May 2000

Bargoed

British

Pisces

Henry GreenHenry Green
(Writer, Novelist)

29th October

13 December 1973

Tewkesbury

British

Scorpio

Albert W. TuckerAlbert W. Tucker
(Mathematician, Topologist, University teacher)

28th November

25 January 1995

Ontario

Canadian,American

Sagittarius

Daniil KharmsDaniil Kharms
(writer, playwright, children's writer, poet)

17th December

02 February 1942

Saint Petersburg

Russian

Sagittarius

Jean VigoJean Vigo
(Film director, Film editor, Screenwriter)

26th April

05 October 1934

Paris

French

Taurus

Ivan SerovIvan Serov

25th August

01 July 1990

Sokolsky District, Vologda Oblast

Russian

Virgo

Roger HollisRoger Hollis
(Journalist)

2nd December

26 October 1973

Wells

British

Sagittarius

Bosley CrowtherBosley Crowther
(Journalist, Film critic)

13th July

07 March 1981

Maryland

American

Cancer

George NakashimaGeorge Nakashima
(Architect)

24th May

15 June 1990

Spokane

Japanese,American

Gemini

Mikio NaruseMikio Naruse
(Film director, Writer, Film producer, Screenwriter)

20th August

02 July 1969

Tokyo

Japanese

Leo

Wolfram SieversWolfram Sievers
(Politician)

10th July

02 June 1948

Hildesheim

German

Cancer

Floyd GottfredsonFloyd Gottfredson
(Comics artist)

5th May

22 July 1986

Kaysville

American

Taurus

Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von GersdorffRudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff
(Military personnel)

27th March

27 January 1980

Lubin

German

Aries

Gerhard KlopferGerhard Klopfer
(Judge, Politician, Jurist, Lawyer)

18th February

29 January 1987

Schreibersdorf

German

Aquarius

Helen WillsHelen Wills
(Tennis player, Writer, Autobiographer, Poet)

6th October

01 January 1998

Fremont

American

Libra

Guy MolletGuy Mollet
(Politician)

31st December

03 October 1975

Flers

French

Capricorn

P. Kunhiraman NairP. Kunhiraman Nair

4th October

27 May 1978

Ajanur

Indian

Libra

David Cecil, 6th Marquess of ExeterDavid Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter
(Politician, Athletics competitor)

9th February

22 October 1981

Stamford

British

Aquarius

Nikolai TikhonovNikolai Tikhonov
(Politician, Engineer, Metallurgist)

14th May

01 June 1997

Kharkiv

Russian

Taurus

Giacinto ScelsiGiacinto Scelsi
(Composer, Poet)

8th January

09 August 1988

La Spezia

Italian

Capricorn

Stanley KunitzStanley Kunitz
(Educator, Poet)

29th July

14 May 2006

Worcester

American

Leo

Frits PhilipsFrits Philips
(Entrepreneur)

16th April

05 December 2005

Eindhoven

Aries

Rex WhistlerRex Whistler
(Painter)

24th June

18 July 1944

Eltham

British

Cancer

Karl Amadeus HartmannKarl Amadeus Hartmann
(Composer)

2nd August

05 December 1963

Munich

German

Leo

Lois Mailou JonesLois Mailou Jones
(Painter, Educator)

3rd November

09 June 1998

Boston

American

Scorpio

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