Famous People Born In 1908

Discover the most famous people born in 1908. The list includes people like Lyndon B. Johnson, Ian Fleming, James Stewart, Joseph McCarthy, Oskar Schindler and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, journalists and soldiers born in 1908. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Austria and many more countries.

Lyndon B. JohnsonLyndon B. Johnson
27th August, American
36th President of the U.S.A
James StewartJames Stewart
20th May, American

Bette DavisBette Davis
5th April, American

Oskar SchindlerOskar Schindler
28th April, German

Adam Clayton Powell Jr.Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
29th November, American
Politician & Civil Rights Activist

Joseph McCarthyJoseph McCarthy
14th November, American
Ian FlemingIan Fleming
28th May, British
Author of James Bond Series

Nelson RockefellerNelson Rockefeller
8th July, American
41st Vice President of the U.S.A

Melvin Jerome Blank Mel Blanc
30th May, American
Voice Actor, Radio Personality

Carole LombardCarole Lombard
6th October, American
Thurgood MarshallThurgood Marshall
2nd July, American
Former Associate Justice of the United States

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
9th January, French
Baby Face NelsonBaby Face Nelson
6th December, American

Otto SkorzenyOtto Skorzeny
12th June, Austrian, Spanish
Military Officer

Rex Harrison Rex Harrison
5th March, British
Buddy EbsenBuddy Ebsen
2nd April, American

Salvador AllendeSalvador Allende
26th June, Chilean
Former President of Chile
Sam GiancanaSam Giancana
15th June, American

Abraham MaslowAbraham Maslow
1st April, American

Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
31st December, Austrian
Nazi Hunter
Milton BerleMilton Berle
12th July, American

Frances Ford SeymourFrances Ford Seymour
14th April, Canadian
Paul BrownPaul Brown
7th September, American
American Football Coach

Don AmecheDon Ameche
31st May, American

Enver HoxhaEnver Hoxha
16th October, Albanian
Former Communist Leader of Albania

Harold HoltHarold Holt
5th August, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia
Ethel MermanEthel Merman
16th January, American
John BardeenJohn Bardeen
23rd May, American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Geli RaubalGeli Raubal
4th June, Austrian, Hungarian
Hitler’s Niece

Edward R. MurrowEdward R. Murrow
25th April, American

Edward TellerEdward Teller
15th January, American
Sir David LeanDavid Lean
25th March, British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater

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Claude Lévi-StraussClaude Lévi-Strauss
28th November, French

Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
8th November, American
Journalist & Writer

Henri Cartier-BressonHenri Cartier-Bresson
22nd August, French
Photographer and Painter

Van HeflinVan Heflin
13th December, American
John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith
15th October, Canadian

Imogene CocaImogene Coca
18th November, American
Quentin CrispQuentin Crisp
25th December, British
English Writer & Gay Icon

Olivier MessiaenOlivier Messiaen
10th December, French
Composer, organist

Lee KrasnerLee Krasner
27th October, American
Lev Landau Lev Landau
22nd January, Russian

Celia JohnsonCelia Johnson
18th December, American
Anna MagnaniAnna Magnani
7th March, Italian

Peg EntwistlePeg Entwistle
5th February, American

Michael DeBakeyMichael DeBakey
7th September, American
Cardiac Surgeon

Carl AlbertCarl Albert
10th May, American
Former Speaker of the United States House of

Willard Frank LibbyWillard Libby
17th December, American
Physical Chemist
Theodore RoethkeTheodore Roethke
25th May, American
Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet

Elliott CarterElliott Carter
11th December, American

Edward DmytrykEdward Dmytryk
4th September, Canadian, American
Film Director

Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
9th September, Italian
Italian poet
Joshua Lockwood Logan Joshua Logan
5th October, American
Film & Stage Director, Writer

Estee LauderEstee Lauder
1st July, American
Founder of the Estée Lauder Companies
Amon GoethAmon Goeth
11th December, Austrian
World War II Nazi Officer

Robert RossenRobert Rossen
16th March, American
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Leo RostenLeo Rosten
11th April, American
American humorist
Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
27th August, Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Bobby DunbarBobby Dunbar
30th November
American Boy Who Was Lost & Then Found
Richard WrightRichard Wright
4th September, American

Sir John MillsSir John Mills
22nd February, British

Eugen SuchoňEugen Suchoň
25th September, Slovak
Alfred Day HersheyAlfred Day Hershey
4th December, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine

Alfredo Pareja DiezcansecoAlfredo Pareja Diezcanseco
12th October, Ecuadorian
Novelist, Essayist, Historian
Al LópezAl Lopez
20th August, American
Former American Baseball Player

Louis L’AmourLouis L’Amour
22nd March, American

Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
30th August, American
American actor

Eve ArdenEve Arden
30th April, American
Lupe VélezLupe Vélez
18th July, Mexican
Film actor, Stage actor
Michael RedgraveMichael Redgrave
20th March, British

Bernard LeeBernard Lee
10th January, British

Franz StanglFranz Stangl
26th March, Austrian
Police officer, Officer

Lionel StanderLionel Stander
11th January, American
William HartnellWilliam Hartnell
8th January, British

Herbert von KarajanHerbert von Karajan
5th April, Austrian
Conductor, Music director

Bronko NagurskiBronko Nagurski
3rd November, Canadian, American
American Football Player

Tex AveryTex Avery
26th February, American

Devika RaniDevika Rani
30th March, Indian
Willard Van Orman QuineWillard Van Orman Quine
25th June, American
Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher

Vaikom Muhammad BasheerVaikom Muhammad Basheer
21st January, Indian
Novelist, Screenwriter, Essayist, Writer, Diarist,
Lew AyresLew Ayres
28th December, American

Morey AmsterdamMorey Amsterdam
14th December, American

Maurice Merleau-PontyMaurice Merleau-Ponty
14th March, French
Philosopher, Professor
Günther PrienGünther Prien
16th January, German
Officer, Submariner

Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
23rd September, Indian
Louis JordanLouis Jordan
8th July, American
Singer, Actor, Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Paul HenreidPaul Henreid
10th January, Austrian, Italian, American

Yousuf KarshYousuf Karsh
23rd December, Armenian, Canadian, Turkish

William SaroyanWilliam Saroyan
31st August, American
American-Armenian novelist
Jagjivan RamJagjivan Ram
5th April, Indian
Indian politician

Robert MorleyRobert Morley
26th May, British
Winston GrahamWinston Graham
30th June, British

Adam Clayton Powell Jr.Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
29th November, American
American Politician
Amy VanderbiltAmy Vanderbilt
22nd July, American

Leroy AndersonLeroy Anderson
29th June, American
Classical composer, Conductor, Composer
Lionel HamptonLionel Hampton
20th April, American