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
 

James CallaghanJames Callaghan
27th March, British
 

Feroze GandhiFeroze Gandhi
12th September, Indian
Political Leader

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
6th January, American
 

Julia ChildJulia Child
15th August, American
Chef
Jackson PollockJackson Pollock
28th January, American
Painter

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
27th February, British
Novelist

Milton FriedmanMilton Friedman
31st July, American
Economist, Statistician

Kim Il-sungKim Il-sung
15th April, North Korean
Former President of North Korea
Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17th October, Italian
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

Woody GuthrieWoody Guthrie
14th July, American
American singer-songwriter
Lady Bird JohnsonLady Bird Johnson
22nd December, American
First Lady of the United States

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

Jose Ferrer José Ferrer
8th January, Puerto Rican
Actor, Director
Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
16th June, British
 

Millvina DeanMillvina Dean
2nd February, British
Cartographer
Erich HoneckerErich Honecker
25th August, German
General Secretary of the Socialist Unity Party of

John CageJohn Cage
5th September, American
Composer, Writer

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

Doris DukeDoris Duke
22nd November, American
Correspondent
Pat NixonPat Nixon
16th March, American
Wife of Former US President Richard Nixon

Karl MaldenKarl Malden
22nd March, American
Actor

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

Gordon ParksGordon Parks
30th November, American
Photographer
Barbara HuttonBarbara Hutton
14th November, American
Socialites
Heinrich HarrerHeinrich Harrer
6th July, Austrian
Mountaineer

Chuck JonesChuck Jones
21st September, American
Animator, Filmmaker, Cartoonist, Author, Artist, &

Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11th May, Pakistani
Writer

Stephen WardStephen Ward
19th October, British
Accused in the Profumo Affair scandal
Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
4th August, Swedish
Humanitarian

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Ben HoganBen Hogan
13th August, American
American professional golfer

Eleanor PowellEleanor Powell
21st November, American
Dancer, Actress

Pappy BoyingtonPappy Boyington
4th December, American
Pilot

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

Adolf GallandAdolf Galland
19th March, German
Military Leader
Wilfrid BrambellWilfrid Brambell
22nd March, Irish
Actor

Hanna ReitschHanna Reitsch
29th March, German
Aviator

Glen T. SeaborgGlenn T. Seaborg
19th April, American
Chemist
John CheeverJohn Cheever
27th May, American
Novelist & Short Story Writer

Alfredo StroessnerAlfredo Stroessner
3rd November, Paraguayan
Former President of Paraguay
Dame Wendy Hiller Wendy Hiller
15th August, British
Actress

Patrick WhitePatrick White
28th May, Australian
Australian Writer

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
30th January, American
Theologian, Philosopher

Martha ScottMartha Scott
22nd September, American
Actress

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
13th August, Italian
Microbiologist
A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
26th April, Canadian
Science Fiction Author

Herbert C. BrownHerbert C. Brown
22nd May, American
Chemist

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

KusumagrajKusumagraj
27th February, Indian
Poet
Leonid KantorovichLeonid Kantorovich
19th January, Russian, Russian
Economist

Julius AxelrodJulius Axelrod
30th May, American
Biochemist
Konrad BlochKonrad Emil Bloch
21st January, German, Polish, American
Biochemist

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

Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
23rd March, German, Polish, American
 
George E. PaladeGeorge E. Palade
19th November, Romanian
Cell Biologist

Abbe PierreAbbe Pierre
5th August, French
Founder of the Emmaus
Eugene Curran KellyEugene Curran Kelly
23rd August, American
American dancer

Gene KellyGene Kelly
23rd August, American
Film actor, Singer, Film director, Actor,

Minnie PearlMinnie Pearl
25th October, American
Comedian
Kim PhilbyKim Philby
1st January, Indian, British
Spy, Journalist

Charles AddamsCharles Addams
7th January, American
Draughtsperson, Illustrator, Artist, Painter,
Perry ComoPerry Como
18th May, American
Singer

Otto von HabsburgOtto von Habsburg
20th November, Austrian, German, Hungarian
Politician

John Le MesurierJohn Le Mesurier
5th April, British
Actor

Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
17th July, Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality
Dale EvansDale Evans
30th November
Film Actress, Songwriter, Singer, Television
Byron NelsonByron Nelson
4th February, American
Golfer

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
11th May, American
Actor

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

Bayard RustinBayard Rustin
17th March, American
Activist
Alfred LennonAlfred Lennon
14th December, British
Singer-songwriter

Georg SoltiGeorg Solti
21st October, Hungarian
Conductor, Pianist, Musician, Composer, Music

Odette HallowesOdette Hallowes
28th April, French, British
Intelligence agent

Roberta McCainRoberta McCain
7th February, American
Centenarians

Carlo PontiCarlo Ponti
11th December, Italian
Film producer, Screenwriter
David PackardDavid Packard
7th September, American
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Computer scientist

Alois BrunnerAlois Brunner
8th April, Austrian
Military personnel, Torturer
John Jacob Astor VIJohn Jacob Astor VI
14th August, American
Socialite

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

Abubakar Tafawa BalewaAbubakar Tafawa Balewa
1st October, Nigerian
Former Prime Minister of Nigeria
Zohra SehgalZohra Sehgal
27th April, Indian
Actress

Minoru YamasakiMinoru Yamasaki
1st December, American
Architect
Don SiegelDon Siegel
26th October, American
Film director

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

Harry HayHarry Hay
7th April, American
Gay rights activist

Chien-Shiung WuChien-Shiung Wu
31st May, Chinese
Physicist
Maria MandlMaria Mandl
10th January, Austrian
Prison officer, Torturer

Jacques EllulJacques Ellul
6th January, French
Theologian, Philosopher, Writer, Sociologist,
Studs TerkelStuds Terkel
16th May, American
Journalist, Historian, Radio personality, Writer,

Archibald CoxArchibald Cox
17th May, American
Former Solicitor General of the United States
Winthrop RockefellerWinthrop Rockefeller
1st May, American
Politician

June HavocJune Havoc
8th November, Canadian, American
Actress
Sonny Boy Williamson IISonny Boy Williamson II
5th December, American
Singer