Famous People Born In 1910

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Discover the most famous people born in 1910. The list includes people like Mother Teresa, David Niven, Akira Kurosawa, Paulette Goddard, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, composers and poets born in 1910. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.
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Mother Teresa
(Roman Catholic Nun, Founder and Active Member of the ‘Missionaries of Charity’)
Mother Teresa
176
Listed In: Saints
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Skopje, North Macedonia
Died: September 5, 1997
 2 
Jacques Cousteau
(Co-Inventor of the First Open-Circuit, Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus 'Aqua-Lung')
Jacques Cousteau
22
Birthdate: 11th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saint-André-de-Cubzac, France
Died: June 25, 1997
 3 
Akira Kurosawa
(Japanese Filmmaker Who is Regarded as One of the Most Important & Influential Filmmakers in Film History)
Akira Kurosawa
12
Listed In: Directors
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Shinagawa City, Tokyo, Japan
Died: September 6, 1998
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David Niven
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London
Died: July 29, 1983
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Bonnie Parker
(Bank Robber)
Bonnie Parker
68
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rowena, Texas, United States
Died: May 23, 1934
 6 
Irena Sendler
(Polish Humanitarian & Social Worker)
Irena Sendler
8
Listed In: Nurses
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: May 12, 2008
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Scatman Crothers
(Actor and Musician)
Scatman Crothers
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
Died: November 22, 1986
 8 
Mary Wickes
(Actress)
Mary Wickes
4
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: October 22, 1995
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John Banner
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Sergeant Schultz’ in Sitcom the ‘Hogan's Heroes’)
John Banner
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
Died: January 28, 1973
 10 
John Wooden
(Basketball coach)
John Wooden
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hall, Indiana, United States
Died: June 4, 2010
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Paulette Goddard
(One of the Most Popular Female Stars of the Early 1940s)
Paulette Goddard
1
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: April 23, 1990
 12 
Django Reinhardt
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Liberchies, Belgium
Died: May 16, 1953
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William Hanna
(Creator of Popular Cartoon Characters Such as 'Tom and Jerry', 'The Flintstones' and 'Scooby-Doo')
William Hanna
4
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Melrose, New Mexico, United States
Died: March 22, 2001
 14 
Dorothy Vaughan
(American Mathematician, Human Computer and the First African-American to Receive Promotion as Supervisor in NASA)
Dorothy Vaughan
8
Listed In: Mathematicians
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: November 10, 2008
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Douglas Bader
(Royal Air Force Flying Ace During the Second World War)
Douglas Bader
5
Listed In: Pilots
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: September 5, 1982
 16 
Howlin' Wolf
(Singer)
Howlin' Wolf
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Whites, Mississippi, United States
Died: January 10, 1976
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Joan Bennett
(Actress)
Joan Bennett
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fort Lee, New Jersey, United States
Died: December 7, 1990
 18 
Artie Shaw
(Musician)
Artie Shaw
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: December 30, 2004
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Jane Wyatt
(She starred in a number of Hollywood films, such as Frank Capra's Lost Horizon)
Jane Wyatt
3
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Campgaw, New Jersey, United States
Died: October 20, 2006
 20 
Sylvia Sidney
(Actress)
Sylvia Sidney
2
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: July 1, 1999
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Louis Prima
(Singer-songwriter)
Louis Prima
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: August 24, 1978
 22 
Vivien Thomas
(Surgeon)
Vivien Thomas
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Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Iberia, Louisiana, United States
Died: November 26, 1985
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Jack Hawkins
(One of the Most Popular British Film Stars of the 1950s)
Jack Hawkins
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wood Green, Middlesex, England
Died: July 18, 1973
 24 
Samuel Barber
(Composer)
Samuel Barber
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 9th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 23, 1981
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Gloria Stuart
(Actress)
Gloria Stuart
2
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Died: September 26, 2010
 26 
Cyril Cusack
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Durban, South Africa
Died: October 7, 1993
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Eero Saarinen
(Architect)
Eero Saarinen
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Birthdate: 20th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kirkkonummi, Finland
Died: September 1, 1961
 28 
Robert Earl Jones
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tate County, Mississippi, United States
Died: September 7, 2006
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William Shockley
(American Physicist, Inventor and Winner of the 1956 Nobel Prize in Physics)
William Shockley
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 12, 1989
 30 
Momofuku Ando
(Inventor of Instant Noodles and the Creator of the Brands 'Top Ramen' and 'Cup Noodles')
Momofuku Ando
3
Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Puzi City, Taiwan
Died: January 5, 2007
 31 
Luise Rainer
(The First Actress to Win Consecutive Academy Awards for Best Actress)
Luise Rainer
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: December 30, 2014
 32 
Diosdado Macapagal
(Former President of the Philippines)
Diosdado Macapagal
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lubao, Pampanga, Philippine Islands
Died: April 21, 1997
 33 
Kitty Carlisle
(actor,singer, musician, opera singer)
Kitty Carlisle
2
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Orleans
Died: April 17, 2007
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J. Allen Hynek
(Astronomer, Ufologist)
J. Allen Hynek
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: April 27, 1986
 35 
Elliott Roosevelt
0
Listed In: Pilots
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: October 27, 1990
 36 
Dizzy Dean
(Baseball Player)
Dizzy Dean
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lucas, Arkansas, United States
Died: July 17, 1974
 37 
Robert K. Merton
(Sociologist)
Robert K. Merton
0
Listed In: Sociologists
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: February 23, 2003
 38 
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(Astrophysicist Known for his 'Theoritical Studies of the Physical processes of importance to the Structure and Evolution of the Stars')
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
9
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 19th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan
Died: August 21, 1995
 39 
Jack Carson
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 27th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Carman, Manitoba, Canada
Died: January 2, 1963
 40 
Claire Trevor
(Actress)
Claire Trevor
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 8th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: April 8, 2000
 41 
Richard Conte
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Died: April 15, 1975
 42 
Dorothy Hodgkin
(Biochemist)
Dorothy Hodgkin
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: July 29, 1994
 43 
Kelly Johnson
(Aerospace engineer)
Kelly Johnson
2
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ishpeming, Michigan, United States
Died: December 21, 1990
 44 
Johnny Olson
(Actor, Radio personality)
Johnny Olson
0
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City
Died: October 12, 1985
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Richard Cromwell
2
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
Died: October 11, 1960
 46 
Galina Ulanova
(One of the Greatest Ballerinas of the 20th Century)
Galina Ulanova
4
Listed In: Ballet Dancers
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 21, 1998
 47 
Margaret Wise Brown
2
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: November 13, 1952
 48 
John Hammond
(Record producer, Activist)
John Hammond
3
Birthdate: 15th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: July 10, 1987
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Ingrid of Sweden
5
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: The Royal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: November 7, 2000
 50 
Hayden Rorke
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: August 19, 1987