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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Margaret Campbell, Duchess of Argyll

Margaret Campbell, Duchess of Argyll
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Listed In: Socialites
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Newton Mearns, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Died: July 25, 1993

 2 Alan Turing

Alan Turing
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 23rd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 7, 1954

 3 Kim Il-sung

Kim Il-sung
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Listed In: Presidents
Famous As: Former President of North Korea
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pyongyang
Died: July 8, 1994
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 4 Eva Braun

Eva Braun
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Listed In: First Ladies
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: April 30, 1945
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 5 Wernher Von Braun

Wernher Von Braun
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Aerospace Engineer
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wyrzysk, Poland
Died: June 16, 1977

 6 Eugene Curran Kelly

Eugene Curran Kelly
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Famous As: Actor, Dancer
Birthdate: 23rd August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 2, 1996
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 7 Feroze Gandhi

Feroze Gandhi
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Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mumbai
Died: September 8, 1960
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 8 Julia Child

Julia Child
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Listed In: Chefs
Famous As: Chef
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pasadena, California
Died: August 13, 2004
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 9 Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cody, Wyoming, United States
Died: August 11, 1956

 10 Danny Thomas

Danny Thomas
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Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Deerfield, Michigan, U.S.
Died: February 6, 1991
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 11 Milton Friedman

Milton Friedman
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Listed In: Economists
Famous As: Economist, Statistician
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: November 16, 2006

 12 José Ferrer

José Ferrer
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Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Died: January 26, 1992
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 13 Perry Como

Perry Como
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: May 13, 2001

 14 Pope John Paul I

Pope John Paul I
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Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Canale d'Agordo, Italy
Died: September 28, 1978
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 15 Woody Guthrie

Woody Guthrie
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Okemah, Oklahoma, United States
Died: October 3, 1967

 16 Enoch Powell

Enoch Powell
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Birmingham
Died: February 8, 1998
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 17 James Callaghan

James Callaghan
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Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Portsmouth
Died: March 26, 2005

 18 Herbert Sobel

Herbert Sobel
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: U.S. Army Officer
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: September 30, 1987
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 19 Lady Bird Johnson

Lady Bird Johnson
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Listed In: First Ladies
Famous As: First Lady of the United States (1963-69)
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Karnack, Texas, United States
Died: July 11, 2007

 20 Millvina Dean

Millvina Dean
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Famous As: Cartographer
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London
Died: May 31, 2009
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 21 Kim Philby

Kim Philby
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Listed In: Spies
Famous As: Intelligence Agent
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ambala, Punjab, British India
Died: May 11, 1988

 22 John Cage

John Cage
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Writer
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: August 12, 1992
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 23 Otto von Habsburg

Otto von Habsburg
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Listed In: Noblemen
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Reichenau an der Rax
Died: July 4, 2011

 24 John Le Mesurier

John Le Mesurier
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, UK
Died: November 15, 1983
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 25 Charles Addams

Charles Addams
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Famous As: Draughtsperson, Illustrator, Artist, Painter, Writer
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Westfield
Died: September 29, 1988

 26 Clara Petacci

Clara Petacci
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Mistress of Benito Mussolini
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: April 28, 1945
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 27 Erich Honecker

Erich Honecker
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Famous As: General Secretary of the Socialist Unity Party of Germany
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Neunkirchen, Germany
Died: May 29, 1994

 28 Barbara Hutton

Barbara Hutton
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Listed In: Socialites
Famous As: Socialites
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: May 11, 1979
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 29 Karl Malden

Karl Malden
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 1, 2009

 30 John Payne

John Payne
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Roanoke, Virginia
Died: December 6, 1989

 31 Pat Nixon

Pat Nixon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Wife of Richard Nixon and First Lady of the United States (1969-74)
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ely, Nevada, United States
Died: June 22, 1993

 32 Nancy Wake

Nancy Wake
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Famous As: British Secret Agent During World War II
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
Died: August 7, 2011

 33 Alfred Lennon

Alfred Lennon
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: April 1, 1976

 34 Wilfrid Brambell

Wilfrid Brambell
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: January 18, 1985

 35 John Cheever

John Cheever
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist & Short Story Writer
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Quincy
Died: June 18, 1982

 36 Doris Duke

Doris Duke
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Correspondent
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: October 28, 1993

 37 Carlo Ponti

Carlo Ponti
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Famous As: Film producer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Magenta, Italy
Died: January 10, 2007

 38 Gordon Parks

Gordon Parks
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Listed In: Directors
Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fort Scott, Kansas, United States
Died: March 7, 2006

 39 Stephen Ward

Stephen Ward
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Accused in the Profumo Affair scandal
Birthdate: 19th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lemsford, England
Died: August 3, 1963

 40 Raoul Wallenberg

Raoul Wallenberg
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Listed In: Diplomats
Famous As: Humanitarian
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lidingö, Sweden
Died: January 17, 1945

 41 Joan Pujol Garcia

Joan Pujol Garcia
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Listed In: Secret Agents
Birthdate: 14th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Barcelona
Died: October 10, 1988

 42 Chuck Jones

Chuck Jones
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Famous As: Animator, Filmmaker, Cartoonist, Author, Artist, & Screenwriter
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States
Died: February 22, 2002

 43 Heinrich Harrer

Heinrich Harrer
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Listed In: Mountaineers
Famous As: Mountaineer
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hüttenberg, Austria
Died: January 7, 2006

 44 John Jacob Astor VI

John Jacob Astor VI
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City
Died: June 26, 1992

 45 Eleanor Powell

Eleanor Powell
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Dancer, Actress
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: February 11, 1982

 46 Thomas P. O'Neill

Thomas P. O'Neill
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died: January 5, 1994

 47 Jay Silverheels

Jay Silverheels
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Six Nations Reservation, Brantford, Ontario, Canada
Died: March 5, 1980

 48 Minnie Pearl

Minnie Pearl
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Centerville, Tennessee, USA
Died: March 4, 1996

 49 Michelangelo Antonioni

Michelangelo Antonioni
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Famous As: Film Director, Screenwriter, Editor
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ferrara, Italy
Died: July 30, 2007

 50 Pappy Boyington

Pappy Boyington
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Listed In: Pilots
Famous As: Pilot
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Died: January 11, 1988