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

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

Albert SpeerAlbert Speer
19th March, German
German Architect

Greta GarboGreta Garbo
18th September, Swedish, American
Film actress
Dalton TrumboDalton Trumbo
9th December, American
Screenwriter, Novelist

Viktor FranklViktor Frankl
26th March, Austrian
Psychiatrist
Christian DiorChristian Dior
21st January, French
Fashion Designers

Albert PierrepointAlbert Pierrepoint
30th March, British
Executioner

Joseph CottenJoseph Cotten
15th May, American
Actor

Dag HammarskjöldDag Hammarskjöld
29th July, Swedish
Second Secretary-General of the United Nations

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
18th January, Italian, American
Gangster
Clara BowClara Bow
29th July, American
Actress

Dhyan ChandDhyan Chand
29th August, Indian
 

Howard McNearHoward McNear
27th January, American
Actor

Otto PremingerOtto Preminger
5th December, American
Director
Franchot ToneFranchot Tone
27th February, American
Actor

Nannie DossNannie Doss
4th November, American
Serial Killer
Harry HarlowHarry Harlow
31st October, American
Psychologist

Mulk Raj AnandMulk Raj Anand
12th December, Indian
 

Robert DonatRobert Donat
18th March, British
Actor
Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
5th September, Hungarian, British
 

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20th June, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter
Fakhruddin Ali AhmedFakhruddin Ali Ahmed
13th May, Indian
Former President of India

Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
11th August, Ukrainian, American
Biochemist

Agnes de MilleAgnes de Mille
18th September, American
American dancer and choreographer
Severo OchoaSevero Ochoa
14th September, Spanish
Physician and Biochemist

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H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16th May, British
Short Story Writer
Felix BlochFelix Bloch
23rd October, Swiss
Physicist

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

Michael TippettMichael Tippett
2nd January, British
Composer

Henry KosterHenry Koster
1st May, German, American
Director, Producer
Emilio Gino SegrèEmilio Segrè
30th January, Italian, American
Physicist
Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
3rd September, American
Physicist

Nevill Francis Mott Nevill Francis Mott
30th September, British
Physicist

Salvador MazzaSalvador Mazza
28th February, Argentinian
Physician and Epidemiologist

George H. HitchingsGeorge H. Hitchings
18th April, American
Physiologist
Ulf von EulerUlf von Euler
7th February, Swedish
Physiologist and Pharmacologist

Maria von TrappMaria von Trapp
26th January, Austrian, American
Singer

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

Viktor E. FranklViktor E. Frankl
26th March, Austrian
Neurologist

Myrna LoyMyrna Loy
2nd August, American
Actress
Joel McCreaJoel McCrea
5th November, American
Actor

James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
7th June, American
Boxer
Sterling HollowaySterling Holloway
4th January, American
Voice actor, Film actor, Stage actor, Television

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

Anna May WongAnna May Wong
3rd January, American
Actress
Gareth JonesGareth Jones
13th August, British, Welsh
Journalist

Sada AbeSada Abe
28th May, Japanese
Geisha, Criminal
Tex RitterTex Ritter
12th January, American
Singer

Andy DevineAndy Devine
7th October, American
Actor

Max SchmelingMax Schmeling
28th September, German, American
Boxer

Sheikh Muhammad AbdullahSheikh Muhammad Abdullah
5th December, Indian
Politician

Faustyna KowalskaFaustyna Kowalska
25th August, Polish
Saint
Robert NewtonRobert Newton
1st June, British
Actor

Abraham ZapruderAbraham Zapruder
15th May, American
Tailor

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

Savitri DeviSavitri Devi
30th September, French
Writer, Poet
Tommy DorseyTommy Dorsey
19th November, American
Trombonist

Astrid of SwedenAstrid of Sweden
17th November, Swedish
 
Mildred NatwickMildred Natwick
19th June, American
Actress

Gilbert RolandGilbert Roland
11th December, Mexican, American
Actor

Harold ArlenHarold Arlen
15th February, American
Composer, Songwriter, Music arranger, Film
Mohammad HidayatullahMohammad Hidayatullah
17th December, Indian
Lawyer, Academician, Vice President

Bob WillsBob Wills
30th November
Songwriter, Singer
Michael PowellMichael Powell
30th September, British
Film director

J. William FulbrightJ. William Fulbright
9th April, American
United States Senator

Ivan SerovIvan Serov
25th August, Russian
 
Arthur BroughArthur Brough
26th February, British
Actor

Jule StyneJule Styne
31st December, British, American
Composer, Songwriter, Musician, Film score
Sanford MeisnerSanford Meisner
31st August, American
Actor

Robert Penn WarrenRobert Penn Warren
24th April, American
poet, novelist, writer, literary critic,

Takashi ShimuraTakashi Shimura
12th March, Japanese
Actor, Film actor

Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
29th November, French
Theologian, Catholic priest
Félix Houphouët-BoignyFélix Houphouët-Boigny
18th October, Ivorian
Former President of the Ivory Coast
Karl WallendaKarl Wallenda
21st January, German, American
Artist, Circus performer

Hans Urs von BalthasarHans Urs von Balthasar
12th August, Swiss
Theologian, Writer, Catholic priest

MantovaniMantovani
15th November, Italian, British
Musician

Władysław GomułkaWładysław Gomułka
6th February, Polish
Politician
Barnett NewmanBarnett Newman
29th January, American
Painter, Sculptor, Visual artist, Architect

Doris HareDoris Hare
1st March, British
Stage actor, Film actor

Raymond CattellRaymond Cattell
20th March, British, American
Psychologist

Chick WebbChick Webb
10th February, American
Musician

Marlin PerkinsMarlin Perkins
28th March, American
Zoologist
Gerard KuiperGerard Kuiper
7th December, Dutch, American
Astronomer

Albrecht, Duke of BavariaAlbrecht, Duke of Bavaria
3rd May, German
Prince
Chen YunChen Yun
13th June, Chinese
Political leader

Shirley PovichShirley Povich
15th July, American
Coulumnist
Elias CanettiElias Canetti
25th July, British
Writer, Aphorist, Playwright, Chemist, Essayist
Marian RejewskiMarian Rejewski
16th August, Polish
Mathematician, Cryptologist