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
18
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: La Crosse County, Wisconsin, United States
Died: July 26, 1984

 2 Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Entertainer
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: April 12, 1975

 3 Adolf Eichmann

Adolf Eichmann
30
Listed In: War Criminals
Famous As: Nazi SS Officer
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Solingen, Germany
Died: June 1, 1962
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 4 Leonid Brezhnev

Leonid Brezhnev
15
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kamenskoe, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire
Died: November 10, 1982
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 5 Bugsy Siegel

Bugsy Siegel
0
Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Mobster
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: June 20, 1947

 6 Puyi

Puyi
1
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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 7 Aristotle Onassis

Aristotle Onassis
3
Famous As: Business magnate
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Smyrna, Ottoman Empire
Died: March 15, 1975
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 8 R. K. Narayan

R. K. Narayan
43
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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 9 John Huston

John Huston
2
Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nevada, Missouri, United States
Died: August 28, 1987

 10 Prithviraj Kapoor

Prithviraj Kapoor
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Samundri, Punjab, British India
Died: May 29, 1972
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 11 Henri Charrière

Henri Charrière
4
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 16th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Étienne-de-Lugdarès, France
Died: July 29, 1973

 12 Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Linden - Mitte, Hanover, Germany
Died: December 4, 1975
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 13 Chandra Shekhar Azad

Chandra Shekhar Azad
4
Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bhavra
Died: February 27, 1931

 14 Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Playwright
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Foxrock, Ireland
Died: December 22, 1989
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 15 Faisal of Saudi Arabia

Faisal of Saudi Arabia
1
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Former King of Saudi Arabia
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Riyadh
Died: March 25, 1975

 16 John Carradine

John Carradine
3
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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 17 Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: April 9, 1945

 18 Billy Wilder

Billy Wilder
2
Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sucha Beskidzka, Poland
Died: March 27, 2002
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 19 Dmitry Shostakovich

Dmitry Shostakovich
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg
Died: August 9, 1975

 20 Satchel Paige

Satchel Paige
1
Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Died: June 8, 1982
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 21 George Sanders

George Sanders
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 25, 1972

 22 Eddie Albert

Eddie Albert
1
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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 23 Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
4
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: August 27, 1968

 24 Lou Costello

Lou Costello
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Died: March 3, 1959
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 25 Lon Chaney Jr.

Lon Chaney Jr.
1
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Died: July 12, 1973

 26 Joan Blondell

Joan Blondell
1
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: December 25, 1979
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 27 Jack Churchill

Jack Churchill
5
Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Died: December 21, 1996

 28 Grace Hopper

Grace Hopper
2
Famous As: Computer Scientist
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: January 1, 1992
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 29 Kurt Gödel

Kurt Gödel
1
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Logician, Mathematician, Philosopher
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brno, Czech Republic
Died: January 14, 1978

 30 Bea Benaderet

Bea Benaderet
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: October 13, 1968

 31 Mary Astor

Mary Astor
0
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Quincy, Illinois, USA
Died: September 25, 1987

 32 Hermione Baddeley

Hermione Baddeley
1
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Broseley, Shropshire, England
Died: August 19, 1986

 33 Hermann Fegelein

Hermann Fegelein
5
Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Nazi Leader
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ansbach
Died: April 28, 1945

 34 Curtis Lemay

Curtis Lemay
2
Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: October 1, 1990

 35 Tony Accardo

Tony Accardo
0
Listed In: Gangsters
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 22, 1992

 36 Roberto Rossellini

Roberto Rossellini
0
Famous As: Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Racecar driver
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rome
Died: June 3, 1977

 37 Ilse Koch

Ilse Koch
7
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

 38 William Joyce

William Joyce
5
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Fascist Politician
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 3, 1946

 39 Robert E. Howard

Robert E. Howard
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Pulp Fiction Writer
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Peaster
Died: June 11, 1936

 40 Louise Brooks

Louise Brooks
0
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cherryvale
Died: August 8, 1985

 41 Gale Gordon

Gale Gordon
0
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, U.S.New York, New York, United States
Died: June 30, 1995

 42 Albert Hofmann

Albert Hofmann
2
Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: The First Person to Synthesize LSD
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Baden
Died: April 29, 2008

 43 Georgette Chen

Georgette Chen
0
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: China
Died: March 15, 1993

 44 Ozzie Nelson

Ozzie Nelson
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Died: June 3, 1975

 45 Virginia Hall

Virginia Hall
4
Listed In: Spies
Famous As: American Spy
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Died: July 8, 1982

 46 Luchino Visconti

Luchino Visconti
0
Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Milan
Died: March 17, 1976

 47 Philo Farnsworth

Philo Farnsworth
2
Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Beaver, Utah, United States
Died: March 11, 1971

 48 Sayyid Qutb

Sayyid Qutb
2
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Musha, Egypt
Died: August 29, 1966

 49 Empress Wanrong

Empress Wanrong
1
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Beijing
Died: June 20, 1946

 50 Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten

Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockholm Palace, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: January 26, 1947