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
Actor

Thurgood MarshallThurgood Marshall
2nd July, American
Former Associate Justice of the United States

Oskar SchindlerOskar Schindler
28th April, Czech, German
Industrialist

Bette DavisBette Davis
5th April, American
Actress

Joseph McCarthyJoseph McCarthy
14th November, American
 
Nelson RockefellerNelson Rockefeller
8th July, American
41st Vice President of the U.S.A

Ian FlemingIan Fleming
28th May, British
Author of James Bond Series

Carole LombardCarole Lombard
6th October, American
Actress
Baby Face NelsonBaby Face Nelson
6th December, American
Robber

Melvin Jerome Blank Mel Blanc
30th May, American
Voice Actor, Radio Personality
Buddy EbsenBuddy Ebsen
2nd April, American
Actor

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
9th January, French
Writer

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

Milton BerleMilton Berle
12th July, American
 

Peg EntwistlePeg Entwistle
5th February, American
Actress
Rex Harrison Rex Harrison
5th March, British
Actor

Sam GiancanaSam Giancana
15th June, American
Mobster

Ethel MermanEthel Merman
16th January, American
Actress

Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
31st December, Austrian
Nazi Hunter
Salvador AllendeSalvador Allende
26th June, Chilean
Former President of Chile

Frances Ford SeymourFrances Ford Seymour
14th April, Canadian
Socialite
Geli RaubalGeli Raubal
4th June, Austrian, Hungarian
Hitler’s Niece

Abraham MaslowAbraham Maslow
1st April, American
 

Don AmecheDon Ameche
31st May, American
Actor
Enver HoxhaEnver Hoxha
16th October, Albanian
Former Communist Leader of Albania

Adam Clayton Powell Jr.Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
29th November, American
Politician & Civil Rights Activist
Harold HoltHarold Holt
5th August, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia

Sir David LeanDavid Lean
25th March, British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater

Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
8th November, American
Journalist & Writer
Van HeflinVan Heflin
13th December, American
Actor

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Edward TellerEdward Teller
15th January, American
 
John BardeenJohn Bardeen
23rd May, American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Imogene CocaImogene Coca
18th November, American
Actress

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

Claude Lévi-StraussClaude Lévi-Strauss
28th November, French
Anthropologist
John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith
15th October, Canadian
Economist
Quentin CrispQuentin Crisp
25th December, British
English Writer & Gay Icon

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

Olivier MessiaenOlivier Messiaen
10th December, French
Composer, organist

William McMahonWilliam McMahon
23rd February, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia
Lev Landau Lev Landau
22nd January, Russian
Physicist

Lee KrasnerLee Krasner
27th October, American
Artist

Paul BrownPaul Brown
7th September, American
American Football Coach

Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
23rd September, Indian
Poet

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

Michael DeBakeyMichael DeBakey
7th September, American
Cardiac Surgeon
Bronko NagurskiBronko Nagurski
3rd November, Canadian, American
American Football Player

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

Edward DmytrykEdward Dmytryk
4th September, Canadian, American
Film Director
Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
9th September, Italian
Italian poet

Theodore RoethkeTheodore Roethke
25th May, American
Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet
Elliott CarterElliott Carter
11th December, American
Composer

Joshua Lockwood Logan Joshua Logan
5th October, American
Film & Stage Director, Writer

Willard Frank LibbyWillard Libby
17th December, American
Physical Chemist

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

Amon GoethAmon Goeth
11th December, Austrian
World War II Nazi Officer
Leo RostenLeo Rosten
11th April, American
American humorist

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
27th August, Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Estee LauderEstee Lauder
1st July, American
Founder of the Estée Lauder Companies

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

Sir John MillsSir John Mills
22nd February, British
Actor
Al LópezAl Lopez
20th August, American
Former American Baseball Player

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

Alfredo Pareja DiezcansecoAlfredo Pareja Diezcanseco
12th October, Ecuadorian
Novelist, Essayist, Historian
Eugen SuchoňEugen Suchoň
25th September, Slovak
Composer

Alfred Day HersheyAlfred Day Hershey
4th December, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine
Vaikom Muhammad BasheerVaikom Muhammad Basheer
21st January, Indian
Novelist, Screenwriter, Essayist, Writer, Diarist,

Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
30th August, American
American actor

Eve ArdenEve Arden
30th April, American
Actress
Adam Clayton Powell Jr.Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
29th November, American
American Politician

Michael RedgraveMichael Redgrave
20th March, British
Actor
Lupe VélezLupe Vélez
18th July, Mexican
Film actor, Stage actor

Morey AmsterdamMorey Amsterdam
14th December, American
Actor

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

Bernard LeeBernard Lee
10th January, British
Actor
William HartnellWilliam Hartnell
8th January, British
Actor
Louis L'AmourLouis L'Amour
22nd March, American
Novelist

Tex AveryTex Avery
26th February, American
Animator

Lionel StanderLionel Stander
11th January, American
Actor

Lew AyresLew Ayres
28th December, American
Actor
Herbert von KarajanHerbert von Karajan
5th April, Austrian
Conductor, Music director

Robert MorleyRobert Morley
26th May, British
Actor

Devika RaniDevika Rani
30th March, Indian
Actress

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

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

Louis JordanLouis Jordan
8th July, American
Singer, Actor, Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Willard Van Orman QuineWillard Van Orman Quine
25th June, American
Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher

Yousuf KarshYousuf Karsh
23rd December, Armenian, Canadian, Turkish
Photographer
Lionel HamptonLionel Hampton
20th April, American
Bandleader
Maurice Merleau-PontyMaurice Merleau-Ponty
14th March, French
Philosopher, Professor