Famous People Born In 1911

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Discover the most famous people born in 1911. The list includes people like Ronald Reagan, Josef Mengele, Lucille Ball, Vincent Price, Robert Johnson and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, physicists and philosophers born in 1911. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.
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Ronald Reagan
(40th President of the United States (1981-1989))
Ronald Reagan
107
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tampico, Illinois, United States
Died: June 5, 2004
 2 
Lucille Ball
(Actress and Comedienne Best Known for Her Shows: 'I Love Lucy', 'The Lucy Show' and 'Here's Lucy')
Lucille Ball
64
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Jamestown, New York, United States
Died: April 26, 1989
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Vincent Price
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: October 25, 1993
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Robert Johnson
25
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hazlehurst, Mississippi, United States
Died: August 16, 1938
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Ginger Rogers
(Actress and Dancer Best Known for Her Film ‘Kitty Foyle’)
Ginger Rogers
14
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 16th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Independence, Missouri, United States
Died: April 25, 1995
 6 
Danny Kaye
(Actor, Comedian and Singer)
Danny Kaye
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: March 3, 1987
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Tennessee Williams
(One of the Finest American Playwrights of the 20th-Century Best Known for His Work ‘The Glass Menagerie’ )
Tennessee Williams
8
Listed In: Playwrights
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Columbus, Mississippi, United States
Died: February 25, 1983
 8 
Jean Harlow
(American Actress Who was the Leading Sex Symbol of the Early 1930s)
Jean Harlow
21
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: June 7, 1937
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Roy Rogers
(King of the Cowboys)
Roy Rogers
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Died: July 6, 1998
 10 
Cantinflas
(One of the Most Popular Entertainers in the History of Latin-American Cinema)
Cantinflas
10
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: April 20, 1993
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Mahalia Jackson
(Singer, Television Personality)
Mahalia Jackson
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Listed In: Gospel Singers
Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Died: January 27, 1972
 12 
Ellen Corby
(Actress and Screenwriter Known for Her Role in Film ‘I Remember Mama’ and the TV Series 'The Waltons')
Ellen Corby
9
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Died: April 14, 1999
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Merle Oberon
(Actress)
Merle Oberon
1
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 19th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bombay, British India
Died: November 23, 1979
 14 
Maureen O'Sullivan
(Actress)
Maureen O'Sullivan
3
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Boyle, County Roscommon, Ireland
Died: June 23, 1998
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Robert Taylor
(Actor, Pilot)
Robert Taylor
3
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Filley, Nebraska, United States
Died: June 8, 1969
 16 
Bill Bowerman
(Co-founder of Nike, Inc.)
Bill Bowerman
11
Listed In: Coaches
Birthdate: 19th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Died: December 24, 1999
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Gypsy Rose Lee
(One of the First Burlesque Artists to Imbue a Striptease With Grace and Style)
Gypsy Rose Lee
7
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
Died: April 26, 1970
 18 
Władysław Szpilman
(Pianist Widely Known as the Central Figure in the 2002 'Roman Polanski' Film 'The Pianist')
Władysław Szpilman
8
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sosnowiec, Poland
Died: July 6, 2000
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Marshall McLuhan
(Canadian Philosopher Known for His Work in the Field of Media Theory)
Marshall McLuhan
4
Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 21st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada
Died: December 31, 1980
 20 
Joseph Joe Barbera
(Director, Co-Founder of the Animation Studio and Production Company ‘Hanna-Barbera’)
Joseph Joe Barbera
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Delancey Street, New York, United States
Died: December 18, 2006
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William Golding
(Novelist)
William Golding
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 19th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newquay
Died: June 19, 1993
 22 
Jeanette Nolan
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Birthdate: 30th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: June 5, 1998
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Hume Cronyn
(Canadian-American Actor and Writer)
Hume Cronyn
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, Canada
Died: June 15, 2003
 24 
Lee J. Cobb
(American Film and Stage Actor)
Lee J. Cobb
2
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 8th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Died: February 11, 1976
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Broderick Crawford
4
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: April 26, 1986
 26 
Terry-Thomas
(Actor)
Terry-Thomas
2
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 8, 1990
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Hubert Humphrey
(38th Vice President of the United States (1965-1969))
Hubert Humphrey
12
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wallace, South Dakota, United States
Died: January 13, 1978
 28 
Phil Silvers
(Actor, Stage actor, Television actor)
Phil Silvers
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 11th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Died: November 1, 1985
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Klaus Fuchs
(Theoretical Physicist and Atomic Spy)
Klaus Fuchs
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rüsselsheim, German Empire
Died: January 28, 1988
 30 
Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark
(Princess)
Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark
10
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tatoi Palace, Tatoi, Greece
Died: November 16, 1937
 31 
Josh Gibson
(One of the Best Power Hitters and Catchers in Baseball History.)
Josh Gibson
10
Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Buena Vista, Georgia, United States
Died: January 20, 1947
 32 
Butterfly McQueen
(Actress)
Butterfly McQueen
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States
Died: December 22, 1995
 33 
Võ Nguyên Giáp
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lệ Thủy District, Vietnam
Died: October 4, 2013
 34 
Josef Mengele
(German Physician Known for His Atrocities at the Auschwitz II Concentration Camp)
Josef Mengele
92
Listed In: War Criminals
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bavaria, Germany
Died: February 7, 1979
 35 
Babe Didrikson Zaharias
(American Athlete and Olympic Gold Medalist)
Babe Didrikson Zaharias
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States
Died: September 27, 1956
 36 
Bill Monroe
(Singer-songwriter)
Bill Monroe
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rosine, Kentucky, United States
Died: September 9, 1996
 37 
Spike Jones
(Musician)
Spike Jones
3
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
Died: May 1, 1965
 38 
Luis Walter Alvarez
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Francisco
Died: September 1, 1988
 39 
Emil Cioran
(One of the Finest Philosophers and Critical Writers from Romania)
Emil Cioran
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 8th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rasinari, Romania
Died: July 20, 1995
 40 
Michael Hordern
(Actor)
Michael Hordern
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hertfordshire, England
Died: May 2, 1995
 41 
Fe del Mundo
(Pediatrician)
Fe del Mundo
9
Listed In: Pediatricians
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Intramuros
Died: August 6, 2011
 42 
Georges Pompidou
(President of France (1969 - 1974), Prime Minister of France (1962 - 1968))
Georges Pompidou
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Montboudif, French Third Republic France
Died: April 2, 1974
 43 
Elizabeth Bishop
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 6, 1979
 44 
Naguib Mahfouz
(Novelist)
Naguib Mahfouz
9
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: August 30, 2006
 45 
Nicholas Ray
(Director)
Nicholas Ray
4
Listed In: Directors
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Galesville, Wisconsin, USA
Died: June 16, 1979
 46 
Hank Greenberg
(Baseball player)
Hank Greenberg
0
Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Greenwich Village, New York, United States
Died: September 4, 1986
 47 
Bernard Herrmann
(Composer, Conductor, Film score composer)
Bernard Herrmann
2
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: December 24, 1975
 48 
Nino Rota
(Composer)
Nino Rota
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: April 10, 1979
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John Archibald Wheeler
3
Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Jacksonville
Died: April 13, 2008
 50 
Juan Manuel Fangio
(Argentine Race Car Driver Who Won the World Drivers' Championship Five Times)
Juan Manuel Fangio
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Balcarce, Buenos Aires Balcarce, Argentina
Died: July 17, 1995