Famous People Born In 1912

Discover the most famous people born in 1912. The list includes people like Alan Turing, Eva Braun, Jackson Pollock, Milton Friedman, Wernher Von Braun and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include journalists, political leaders, soldiers and philosophers born in 1912. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Austria and many more countries.

Alan TuringAlan Turing
23rd June, British
Mathematician
Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
23rd March, German, Polish, American
 

Eva BraunEva Braun
6th February, German
 

Eugene Curran KellyEugene Curran Kelly
23rd August, American
American dancer

Julia ChildJulia Child
15th August, American
Chef

Jackson PollockJackson Pollock
28th January, American
Painter
Kim Il-sungKim Il-sung
15th April, North Korean
Former President of North Korea

Milton FriedmanMilton Friedman
31st July, American
Economist, Statistician

Lady Bird JohnsonLady Bird Johnson
22nd December, American
First Lady of the United States
Feroze GandhiFeroze Gandhi
12th September, Indian
Political Leader

James CallaghanJames Callaghan
27th March, British
 
Stephen WardStephen Ward
19th October, British
Accused in the Profumo Affair scandal

Woody GuthrieWoody Guthrie
14th July, American
American singer-songwriter

Herbert SobelHerbert Sobel
26th January, American
U.S. Army Officer

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
6th January, American
 

Ben HoganBen Hogan
13th August, American
American professional golfer
Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
16th June, British
 

Jose Ferrer José Ferrer
8th January, Puerto Rican
Actor, Director

Pat NixonPat Nixon
16th March, American
Wife of Former US President Richard Nixon

Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17th October, Italian
Pope of Roman Catholic Church
Karl MaldenKarl Malden
22nd March, American
Actor

Kim PhilbyKim Philby
1st January, British, Russian
Intelligence Agent
Doris DukeDoris Duke
22nd November, American
Correspondent

Clara PetacciClara Petacci
28th February, Italian
Mistress of Benito Mussolini

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
27th February, British
Novelist
Barbara HuttonBarbara Hutton
14th November, American
Socialites

Nancy WakeNancy Wake
30th August, French, New Zealander, British
British Secret Agent During World War II
Erich HoneckerErich Honecker
25th August, German
General Secretary of the Socialist Unity Party of

Millvina DeanMillvina Dean
2nd February, British
Cartographer

John CageJohn Cage
5th September, American
Composer, Writer
Heinrich HarrerHeinrich Harrer
6th July, Austrian
Mountaineer

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Sam SneadSam Snead
27th May, American
Professional Golfer
Jay SilverheelsJay Silverheels
26th May, Canadian
Actor

Wilfrid BrambellWilfrid Brambell
22nd March, Irish
Actor

Georg SoltiGeorg Solti
21st October, Hungarian, British
Conductor, Pianist

Chuck JonesChuck Jones
21st September, American
Animator, Filmmaker, Cartoonist, Author, Artist, &
Gordon ParksGordon Parks
30th November, American
Photographer
Hanna ReitschHanna Reitsch
29th March, German
Aviator

Pappy BoyingtonPappy Boyington
4th December, American
Pilot

Michelangelo AntonioniMichelangelo Antonioni
29th September, Italian
Film Director, Screenwriter, Editor

Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
4th August, Swedish
Humanitarian
Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11th May, Pakistani
Writer

Eleanor PowellEleanor Powell
21st November, American
Dancer, Actress

Adolf GallandAdolf Galland
19th March, German
Military Leader

John CheeverJohn Cheever
27th May, American
Novelist & Short Story Writer

Martha ScottMartha Scott
22nd September, American
Actress
Alfredo StroessnerAlfredo Stroessner
3rd November, Paraguayan
Former President of Paraguay

Dame Wendy Hiller Wendy Hiller
15th August, British
Actress
Zohra SehgalZohra Sehgal
27th April, Indian
Actress

KusumagrajKusumagraj
27th February, Indian
Poet

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
30th January, American
Theologian, Philosopher
Glen T. SeaborgGlenn T. Seaborg
19th April, American
Chemist

Patrick WhitePatrick White
28th May, Australian
Australian Writer
A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
26th April, Canadian
Science Fiction Author

Abbe PierreAbbe Pierre
5th August, French
Founder of the Emmaus

Leonid KantorovichLeonid Kantorovich
19th January, Russian
Economist

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
13th August, Italian
Microbiologist

George E. PaladeGeorge E. Palade
19th November, Romanian
Cell Biologist
Michel Jean-Pierre DebreMichel Debré
15th January, French
149th Prime Minister of France

Edward Mills Purcell Edward Mills Purcell
30th August, American
Physicist

Julius AxelrodJulius Axelrod
30th May, American
Biochemist

Herbert C. BrownHerbert C. Brown
22nd May, American
Chemist
Konrad BlochKonrad Emil Bloch
21st January, German, Polish, American
Biochemist

Kim Il SungKim Il Sung
15th April
 
John Le MesurierJohn Le Mesurier
5th April, British
Actor

Thomas P. O'NeillThomas P. O'Neill
9th December, American
Politician

Bayard RustinBayard Rustin
17th March, American
Activist
Otto von HabsburgOtto von Habsburg
20th November, Austrian, German, Hungarian
Politician

Perry ComoPerry Como
18th May, American
Singer
Carlo PontiCarlo Ponti
11th December, Italian
Film producer, Screenwriter

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
11th May, American
Actor

Minnie PearlMinnie Pearl
25th October, American
Comedian
Margaret Campbell, Duchess of ArgyllMargaret Campbell, Duchess of Argyll
1st December, British
Socialite

Melita NorwoodMelita Norwood
25th March, British
Secretary and Spy
Chien-Shiung WuChien-Shiung Wu
31st May, Chinese
Physicist

John PayneJohn Payne
23rd May, American
Actor

Princess DeokhyePrincess Deokhye
25th May, South Korean
Princess

John Jacob Astor VIJohn Jacob Astor VI
14th August, American
Socialite
Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
17th July, Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.
18th December, American
Air Force General

Dale EvansDale Evans
31st October, American
Actress

Don SiegelDon Siegel
26th October, American
Film director

Alois BrunnerAlois Brunner
8th April, Austrian
Military personnel, Torturer
Dorothy HeightDorothy Height
24th March, American
Educator

June HavocJune Havoc
8th November, Canadian, American
Actress

Cornel WildeCornel Wilde
13th October, Hungarian, Slovak, American
Actor

Sonja HenieSonja Henie
8th April, Norwegian
Actor, Figure skater

Joan Pujol GarciaJoan Pujol Garcia
14th February, Spanish
 
Charles AddamsCharles Addams
7th January, American
Draughtsperson, Illustrator, Artist, Painter,

Hugh GriffithHugh Griffith
30th May, Welsh
Actor
Alfred LennonAlfred Lennon
14th December, British
Singer-songwriter

Dane ClarkDane Clark
26th February, American
Actor
Jacques EllulJacques Ellul
6th January, French
Theologian, Philosopher, Writer, Sociologist,
Khin KyiKhin Kyi
16th April, Burmese
Diplomat