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
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

Albert SpeerAlbert Speer
19th March, German
German Architect
Jean-Paul SartreJean-Paul Sartre
21st June, French
Philosopher, Novelist

Greta GarboGreta Garbo
18th September, Swedish, American
Film actress

Fred TrumpFred Trump
11th October, American
Real Estate Developer
Dalton TrumboDalton Trumbo
9th December, American
Screenwriter, Novelist

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

Joseph CottenJoseph Cotten
15th May, American
Actor

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
18th January, Italian, American
Gangster

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

Dhyan ChandDhyan Chand
29th August, Indian
 

Otto PremingerOtto Preminger
5th December, American
Director

Mulk Raj AnandMulk Raj Anand
12th December, Indian
 
Howard McNearHoward McNear
27th January, American
Actor

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
5th September, Hungarian, British
 
Nannie DossNannie Doss
4th November, American
Serial Killer

Franchot ToneFranchot Tone
27th February, American
Actor

Robert DonatRobert Donat
18th March, British
Actor
Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20th June, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

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

H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16th May, British
Short Story Writer

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

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Siaka StevensSiaka Stevens
24th August, Sierra Leonean
1st President of Sierra Leone
Felix BlochFelix Bloch
23rd October, Swiss
Physicist

Severo OchoaSevero Ochoa
14th September, Spanish
Physician and Biochemist

Michael TippettMichael Tippett
2nd January, British
Composer

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

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

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

Princess Margarita of Greece and DenmarkPrincess Margarita of Greece and Denmark
18th April, Greek
Princess

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

James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
7th June, American
Boxer

Maria von TrappMaria von Trapp
26th January, Austrian, American
Singer
Richard LoebRichard Loeb
30th November, American
Murderer

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

Sada AbeSada Abe
28th May, Japanese
Geisha, Criminal

Dolores del RíoDolores del Río
3rd August, Mexican
singer, dancer, stage actor, film actor,
Anna May WongAnna May Wong
3rd January, American
Actress

Andy DevineAndy Devine
7th October, American
Actor
Sterling HollowaySterling Holloway
4th January, American
Voice actor, Film actor, Stage actor, Television

Faustyna KowalskaFaustyna Kowalska
25th August, Polish
Saint

Max SchmelingMax Schmeling
28th September, German, American
Boxer

Astrid of SwedenAstrid of Sweden
17th November, Belgian, Swedish
Queen

Tex RitterTex Ritter
12th January, American
Singer
Savitri DeviSavitri Devi
30th September, French
Writer, Poet

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

Mariya OktyabrskayaMariya Oktyabrskaya
16th August, Russian
Tankman

Robert NewtonRobert Newton
1st June, British
Actor
Sheikh Muhammad AbdullahSheikh Muhammad Abdullah
5th December, Indian
Politician

Mildred NatwickMildred Natwick
19th June, American
Actress
Bob WillsBob Wills
6th March, American
Musician

Marlin PerkinsMarlin Perkins
28th March, American
Zoologist

Tommy DorseyTommy Dorsey
19th November, American
Trombonist
Gareth JonesGareth Jones
13th August, British, Welsh
Journalist

Christine PapinChristine Papin
8th March, French
Maid Murderer
Abraham ZapruderAbraham Zapruder
15th May, American
Tailor

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

Mohammad HidayatullahMohammad Hidayatullah
17th December, Indian
Lawyer, Academician, Vice President
Gilbert RolandGilbert Roland
11th December, Mexican, American
Actor

Félix Houphouët-BoignyFélix Houphouët-Boigny
18th October, Ivorian
Former President of the Ivory Coast
Michael PowellMichael Powell
30th September, British
Film director

Chick WebbChick Webb
10th February, American
Musician

Ivan SerovIvan Serov
25th August, Russian
 

Harold ArlenHarold Arlen
15th February, American
Composer, Songwriter, Music arranger, Film
Takashi ShimuraTakashi Shimura
12th March, Japanese
Actor, Film actor
Robert Penn WarrenRobert Penn Warren
24th April, American
poet, novelist, writer, literary critic,

Sanford MeisnerSanford Meisner
31st August, American
Actor

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

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

Arthur BroughArthur Brough
26th February, British
Actor

Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
29th November, French
Theologian, Catholic priest

Władysław GomułkaWładysław Gomułka
6th February, Polish
Politician

Aungier Pakenham, 7th earl of LongfordAungier Pakenham, 7th earl of Longford
5th December, British
British politician
Doris HareDoris Hare
1st March, British
Stage actor, Film actor

Hans Urs von BalthasarHans Urs von Balthasar
12th August, Swiss
Theologian, Writer, Catholic priest
Pierre LeveghPierre Levegh
22nd December, French
Racing driver

Rex WhistlerRex Whistler
24th June, British
Painter
Vasily GrossmanVasily Grossman
12th December, Russian
Writer
Anthony PowellAnthony Powell
21st December, British
Writer, Novelist, Diarist, Literary critic