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

Bette DavisBette Davis
5th April, American
Actress

Oskar SchindlerOskar Schindler
28th April, German
 

Joseph McCarthyJoseph McCarthy
14th November, American
 

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

Thurgood MarshallThurgood Marshall
2nd July, American
Former Associate Justice of the United States
Salvador AllendeSalvador Allende
26th June, Chilean
Former President of Chile

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

Carole LombardCarole Lombard
6th October, American
Actress

Abraham MaslowAbraham Maslow
1st April, American
 
Buddy EbsenBuddy Ebsen
2nd April, American
Actor

Otto SkorzenyOtto Skorzeny
12th June, Austrian, Spanish
Military Officer
Frances Ford SeymourFrances Ford Seymour
14th April, Canadian
Socialite

Milton BerleMilton Berle
12th July, American
 

Rex Harrison Rex Harrison
5th March, British
Actor
Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
31st December, Austrian
Nazi Hunter

Sam GiancanaSam Giancana
15th June, American
Mobster
Paul BrownPaul Brown
7th September, American
American Football Coach

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

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

Ethel MermanEthel Merman
16th January, American
Actress
Don AmecheDon Ameche
31st May, American
Actor
John BardeenJohn Bardeen
23rd May, American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Edward TellerEdward Teller
15th January, American
 

Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
8th November, American
Journalist & Writer

Sir David LeanDavid Lean
25th March, British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater
Claude Lévi-StraussClaude Lévi-Strauss
28th November, French
Anthropologist

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Harold HoltHarold Holt
5th August, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia

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

Van HeflinVan Heflin
13th December, American
Actor

Imogene CocaImogene Coca
18th November, American
Actress
John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith
15th October, Canadian
Economist

Olivier MessiaenOlivier Messiaen
10th December, French
Composer, organist
Quentin CrispQuentin Crisp
25th December, British
English Writer & Gay Icon

Lev Landau Lev Landau
22nd January, Russian
Physicist

Peg EntwistlePeg Entwistle
5th February, American
Actress
Anna MagnaniAnna Magnani
7th March, Italian
Actress

Michael DeBakeyMichael DeBakey
7th September, American
Cardiac Surgeon
Celia JohnsonCelia Johnson
18th December, American
Actress

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

Theodore RoethkeTheodore Roethke
25th May, American
Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet

Willard Frank LibbyWillard Libby
17th December, American
Physical Chemist

Edward DmytrykEdward Dmytryk
4th September, Canadian, American
Film Director
Elliott CarterElliott Carter
11th December, American
Composer

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

Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
9th September, Italian
Italian poet

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

Joshua Lockwood Logan Joshua Logan
5th October, American
Film & Stage Director, Writer
Leo RostenLeo Rosten
11th April, American
American humorist

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

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
Eugen SuchoňEugen Suchoň
25th September, Slovak
Composer

Al LópezAl Lopez
20th August, American
Former American Baseball Player

Alfredo Pareja DiezcansecoAlfredo Pareja Diezcanseco
12th October, Ecuadorian
Novelist, Essayist, Historian
Alfred Day HersheyAlfred Day Hershey
4th December, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine

Amon GöthAmon Göth
11th December, Austrian
Commandant of Płaszów labour camp
Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
30th August, American
American actor

Vaikom Muhammad BasheerVaikom Muhammad Basheer
21st January, Indian
Novelist, Screenwriter, Essayist, Writer, Diarist,

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

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

Bernard LeeBernard Lee
10th January, British
Actor

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

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

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

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

Tex AveryTex Avery
26th February, American
Animator

Devika RaniDevika Rani
30th March, Indian
Actress
Raja RaoRaja Rao
8th November, Indian
Author, Writer

Lee KrasnerLee Krasner
27th October, American
Painter, Printmaker
Willard Van Orman QuineWillard Van Orman Quine
25th June, American
Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher

Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
23rd September, Indian
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Literary

Maurice Merleau-PontyMaurice Merleau-Ponty
14th March, French
Philosopher, Professor
Lew AyresLew Ayres
28th December, American
Actor

Morey AmsterdamMorey Amsterdam
14th December, American
Actor
Paul HenreidPaul Henreid
10th January, Austrian, Italian, American
Actor

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

William SaroyanWilliam Saroyan
31st August, American
American-Armenian novelist

Jagjivan RamJagjivan Ram
5th April, Indian
Indian politician
Robert MorleyRobert Morley
26th May, British
Actor

Winston GrahamWinston Graham
30th June, British
Novelist
Adam Clayton Powell Jr.Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
29th November, American
American Politician

Louis JordanLouis Jordan
8th July, American
Singer, Actor, Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Donald BradmanDonald Bradman
27th August, Australian
 

Lionel HamptonLionel Hampton
20th April, American
Bandleader
Remedios VaroRemedios Varo
16th December, Spanish
Painter