Famous People Born In 1906

Discover the most famous people born in 1906. The list includes people like Ed Gein, Adolf Eichmann, Grace Hopper, Leonid Brezhnev, Samuel Beckett and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, physicists and novelists born in 1906. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Italy 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 Ed Gein

Ed Gein.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: La Crosse County, Wisconsin, United States
Died: July 26, 1984

 2 Adolf Eichmann

Adolf Eichmann.
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Listed In: War Criminals
Famous As: One of the Main Organizers of the Holocaust
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Solingen, Rhine Province, Germany
Died: May 31, 1962
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 3 Leonid Brezhnev

Leonid Brezhnev.
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Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kamenskoe, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire
Died: November 10, 1982

 4 Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Entertainer, Actress, Singer
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: April 12, 1975
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 5 Prithviraj Kapoor

Prithviraj Kapoor.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Samundri, Punjab, British India
Died: May 29, 1972

 6 Bugsy Siegel

Bugsy Siegel.
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Mobster
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Died: June 20, 1947
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 7 Puyi

Puyi.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Last Emperor of China
Birthdate: 7th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Prince Chun Mansion, Beijing, China
Died: October 17, 1967
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 8 Aristotle Onassis

Aristotle Onassis.
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Famous As: Business magnate
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Smyrna, Ottoman Empire
Died: March 15, 1975
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 9 John Huston

John Huston.
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nevada, Missouri, United States
Died: August 28, 1987

 10 R. K. Narayan

R. K. Narayan.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: May 13, 2001
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 11 Chandra Shekhar Azad

Chandra Shekhar Azad.
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bhavra
Died: February 27, 1931

 12 John Carradine

John Carradine.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: November 27, 1988
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 13 Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Playwright, Theater Director
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Foxrock, Ireland
Died: December 22, 1989

 14 Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: December 4, 1975
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 15 George Sanders

George Sanders.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg
Died: April 25, 1972

 16 Lou Costello

Lou Costello.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Died: March 3, 1959
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 17 Billy Wilder

Billy Wilder.
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sucha Beskidzka, Poland
Died: March 27, 2002

 18 Eddie Albert

Eddie Albert
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: American actor
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rock Island, Illinois, United States
Died: May 26, 2005
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 19 Faisal of Saudi Arabia

Faisal of Saudi Arabia.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Former King of Saudi Arabia
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Riyadh
Died: March 25, 1975

 20 Kurt Gödel

Kurt Gödel.
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Famous As: Mathematician, Philosopher
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brno
Died: January 14, 1978
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 21 Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: August 27, 1968

 22 Curtis Lemay

Curtis Lemay.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: U. S. Air Force General During World War II
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio,, United States
Died: October 1, 1990
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 23 Joan Blondell

Joan Blondell
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: December 25, 1979

 24 Virginia Hall

Virginia Hall.
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Listed In: Spies
Famous As: American Spy
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Died: July 8, 1982
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 25 Dmitry Shostakovich

Dmitry Shostakovich.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg
Died: August 9, 1975

 26 Henri Charrière

Henri Charrière
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 16th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Étienne-de-Lugdarès, France
Died: July 29, 1973
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 27 Jack Churchill

Jack Churchill.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Died: March 8, 1996

 28 Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
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Listed In: Pastors
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: April 9, 1945
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 29 Robert E. Howard

Robert E. Howard.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Pulp Fiction Writer
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Peaster
Died: June 11, 1936

 30 Satchel Paige

Satchel Paige.
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alabama
Died: June 8, 1982

 31 Bea Benaderet

Bea Benaderet.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: October 13, 1968

 32 Philo Farnsworth

Philo Farnsworth.
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Beaver, Utah, United States
Died: March 11, 1971

 33 Hans Asperger

Hans Asperger.
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Listed In: Pediatricians
Famous As: Paediatrician
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: October 21, 1980

 34 Louise Brooks

Louise Brooks.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cherryvale
Died: August 8, 1985

 35 Roberto Rossellini

Roberto Rossellini
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Famous As: Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Racecar driver
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rome
Died: June 3, 1977

 36 Ilse Koch

Ilse Koch.
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Listed In: War Criminals
Famous As: Nazi Concentration Camp Overseer
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dresden, Saxony, German Empire
Died: September 1, 1967

 37 Grace Hopper

Grace Hopper.
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Famous As: Computer Scientist
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: January 1, 1992

 38 William Joyce

William Joyce.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: January 3, 1946

 39 Tony Accardo

Tony Accardo.
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Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 22, 1992

 40 Hermann Fegelein

Hermann Fegelein.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Nazi Leader
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ansbach
Died: April 28, 1945

 41 Sayyid Qutb

Sayyid Qutb.
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Famous As: Religious Leader
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mūshā, Asyut Governorate, Khedivate of Egypt
Died: August 29, 1966

 42 Lon Chaney Jr.

Lon Chaney Jr.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Died: July 12, 1973

 43 Luchino Visconti

Luchino Visconti
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Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Milan
Died: March 17, 1976

 44 Mary Astor

Mary Astor
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Quincy, Illinois, USA
Died: September 25, 1987

 45 Joan Hickson

Joan Hickson
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kingsthorpe, Northampton, England
Died: October 17, 1998

 46 Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Anne Morrow Lindbergh.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Renowned Author & Aviator
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Englewood, New Jersey
Died: February 7, 2001

 47 Albert Hofmann

Albert Hofmann.
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: The First Person to Synthesize LSD
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Baden
Died: April 29, 2008

 48 S.D. Burman

S.D. Burman
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Comilla
Died: October 31, 1975

 49 Gale Gordon

Gale Gordon.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: June 30, 1995

 50 Hermione Baddeley

Hermione Baddeley.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Broseley, Shropshire, England
Died: August 19, 1986