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
Eva BraunEva Braun
6th February, German
 

Feroze GandhiFeroze Gandhi
12th September, Indian
Political Leader

Julia ChildJulia Child
15th August, American
Chef

Milton FriedmanMilton Friedman
31st July, American
Economist, Statistician

Kim Il-sungKim Il-sung
15th April, North Korean
Former President of North Korea
Woody GuthrieWoody Guthrie
14th July, American
American singer-songwriter

Jackson PollockJackson Pollock
28th January, American
Painter

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
6th January, American
 
Lady Bird JohnsonLady Bird Johnson
22nd December, American
First Lady of the United States

Doris DukeDoris Duke
22nd November, American
Correspondent
Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
16th June, British
 

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

Karl MaldenKarl Malden
22nd March, American
Actor

James CallaghanJames Callaghan
27th March, British
 

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
27th February, British
Novelist
Jose Ferrer José Ferrer
8th January, Puerto Rican
Actor, Director

Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17th October, Italian
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

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

Millvina DeanMillvina Dean
2nd February, British
Cartographer
Barbara HuttonBarbara Hutton
14th November, American
Socialites

Stephen WardStephen Ward
19th October, British
Accused in the Profumo Affair scandal
Jay SilverheelsJay Silverheels
26th May, Canadian
Actor

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

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

Ben HoganBen Hogan
13th August, American
American professional golfer
Erich HoneckerErich Honecker
25th August, German
General Secretary of the Socialist Unity Party of

Adolf GallandAdolf Galland
19th March, German
Military Leader

Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11th May, Pakistani
Writer
Chuck JonesChuck Jones
21st September, American
Animator, Filmmaker, Cartoonist, Author, Artist, &

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Eleanor PowellEleanor Powell
21st November, American
Dancer, Actress
Gordon ParksGordon Parks
30th November, American
Photographer

Sam SneadSam Snead
27th May, American
Professional Golfer

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

Nancy WakeNancy Wake
30th August, French, New Zealander, British
British Secret Agent During World War II
Pappy BoyingtonPappy Boyington
4th December, American
Pilot
Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
4th August, Swedish
Humanitarian

Zohra SehgalZohra Sehgal
27th April, Indian
Actress

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

Wilfrid BrambellWilfrid Brambell
22nd March, Irish
Actor
Hanna ReitschHanna Reitsch
29th March, German
Aviator

Alfredo StroessnerAlfredo Stroessner
3rd November, Paraguayan
Former President of Paraguay

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
30th January, American
Theologian, Philosopher

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

Dame Wendy Hiller Wendy Hiller
15th August, British
Actress
Martha ScottMartha Scott
22nd September, American
Actress

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

KusumagrajKusumagraj
27th February, Indian
Poet
Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
13th August, Italian
Microbiologist

Leonid KantorovichLeonid Kantorovich
19th January, Russian, Russian
Economist
Edward Mills Purcell Edward Mills Purcell
30th August, American
Physicist

Michel Jean-Pierre DebreMichel Debré
15th January, French
149th Prime Minister of France

Julius AxelrodJulius Axelrod
30th May, American
Biochemist

Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
23rd March, German, Polish, American
 

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

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

George E. PaladeGeorge E. Palade
19th November, Romanian
Cell Biologist

Eugene Curran KellyEugene Curran Kelly
23rd August, American
American dancer
Gene KellyGene Kelly
23rd August, American
Film actor, Singer, Film director, Actor,

Eddie HallEddie Hall
3rd February, American
Actor
Linda PerryLinda Perry
18th August, American
Actress

Kim PhilbyKim Philby
1st January, Indian, British
Spy, Journalist

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
John Le MesurierJohn Le Mesurier
5th April, British
Actor

Minnie PearlMinnie Pearl
25th October, American
Comedian

Melita NorwoodMelita Norwood
25th March, British
Secretary and Spy
Roberta McCainRoberta McCain
7th February, American
Centenarians

Harry HayHarry Hay
7th April, American
Gay rights activist
Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
11th May, American
Actor

June HavocJune Havoc
8th November, Canadian, American
Actress

Jack TorranceJack Torrance
20th June, American
Football Player

Charles AddamsCharles Addams
7th January, American
Draughtsperson, Illustrator, Artist, Painter,
Dale EvansDale Evans
31st October, American
Actress
Carlo PontiCarlo Ponti
11th December, Italian
Film producer, Screenwriter

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

John Jacob Astor VIJohn Jacob Astor VI
14th August, American
Socialite

Don SiegelDon Siegel
26th October, American
Film director
Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
17th July, Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality

Otto KretschmerOtto Kretschmer
1st May, German
Soldier, Submariner

Jack Kent CookeJack Kent Cooke
25th October, Canadian, American
Businessman

B. Nagi ReddyB. Nagi Reddy
2nd December, Indian
Producer

Richard BrooksRichard Brooks
18th May, American
Screenwriter
Jacques EllulJacques Ellul
6th January, French
Theologian, Philosopher, Writer, Sociologist,

Alfred LennonAlfred Lennon
14th December, British
Singer-songwriter
Alois BrunnerAlois Brunner
8th April, Austrian
Military personnel, Torturer

David PackardDavid Packard
7th September, American
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Computer scientist
Sonja HenieSonja Henie
8th April, Norwegian
Actor, Figure skater
Winthrop RockefellerWinthrop Rockefeller
1st May, American
Politician