Famous People Born In 1914

Discover the most famous people born in 1914. The list includes people like Hedy Lamarr, Alec Guinness, Joe Louis, Joe DiMaggio, William S. Burroughs and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include soldiers, directors, novelists and political leaders born in 1914. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & India and many more countries.

Hedy LamarrHedy Lamarr
9th November, Austrian, American
Actress, Co-inventor of technology for spread
Joe DiMaggioJoe DiMaggio
25th November, American
American Baseball Star

Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
2nd April, British
Actor

Norman BorlaugNorman Borlaug
25th March, American
Father of the Green Revolution

Joe LouisJoe Louis
13th May, American
Former Heavyweight Champion

Sam ManekshawSam Manekshaw
3rd April, Indian
 
Yuri AndropovYuri Andropov
15th June, Russian
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs
5th February, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Tenzing NorgayTenzing Norgay
29th May, Nepalese
Mountaineer

Dylan ThomasDylan Thomas
27th October, Welsh
Poet & Writer
George ReevesGeorge Reeves
5th January, American
Actor

Viola DesmondViola Desmond
6th July, Canadian, American
Businesswoman
Jonas SalkJonas Salk
28th October, American
Medical researcher

Harry CarayHarry Caray
1st March, American
 

Jack LaLanneJack LaLanne
26th September, American
Fitness & Nutrition Expert
Ray WalstonRay Walston
2nd November, American
Actor & Comedian

Thor HeyerdahlThor Heyerdahl
6th October, Norwegian
Adventurer
Jonathan HarrisJonathan Harris
6th November, American
Actor

Tove JanssonTove Jansson
9th August, Finnish
Novelist

Baba AmteBaba Amte
26th December, Indian
 
Mohammed Zahir ShahMohammed Zahir Shah
15th October, Afghan
Former King of Afghanistan

Paul RandPaul Rand
15th August, American
Graphic Designer & Art Director
Robert WiseRobert Wise
10th September, American
Film Director

Romain GaryRomain Gary
21st May, French
Diplomat

Octavio PazOctavio Paz
31st March, Mexican
Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate

John HerseyJohn Hersey
17th June, American
American writer
Alan CranstonAlan Cranston
19th June, American
Former United States Senator
Allen FuntAllen Funt
16th September, American
Television Host

Bernard MalamudBernard Malamud
26th April, American
American novelist

Begum AkhtarBegum Akhtar
7th October, Indian
Singer

Martin RittMartin Ritt
2nd March, American
Film Director
Marjorie Lee BrowneMarjorie Lee Browne
9th September, American
Mathematics Educator

Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
19th May, British
Molecular Biologist

Jack CardiffJack Cardiff
18th September, British
Cinematographer, Film Director

Renato DulbeccoRenato Dulbecco
22nd February, Italian, American
Virologist

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Alan Lloyd HodgkinAlan Lloyd Hodgkin
5th February, British
Biophysicist & Physiologist
William VickreyWilliam Vickrey
21st June, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Economics

Julio CortazarJulio Cortazar
26th August, Argentinian
Novelist
Frank FennerFrank Fenner
21st December, Australian
Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox

Richard Laurence Millington Synge Richard Laurence Millington Synge
28th October, British
Biochemist

Sarah ChurchillSarah Churchill
7th October, British
Actress
Tyrone PowerTyrone Power
5th May, American
Actor

Jackie CooganJackie Coogan
30th November, American
Film Actor, Television Actor
Richard WidmarkRichard Widmark
26th December, American
film actor, stage actor, television actor

Paul VarioPaul Vario
9th July, American
Mobster

William WestmorelandWilliam Westmoreland
26th March, American
Officer, Politician

Jiang QingJiang Qing
19th March, Chinese
Actress

Sun RaSun Ra
22nd May, American
American composer
Clayton MooreClayton Moore
14th September, American
American actor

Michael WittmannMichael Wittmann
22nd April, German
Soldier

Louis de FunèsLouis de Funès
31st July, French
Actor, Film actor, Film director, Film producer,

Aniello DellacroceAniello Dellacroce
15th March, American
 
Bill FingerBill Finger
8th February, American
Comics artist, Screenwriter

Woody StrodeWoody Strode
25th July, American
American athlete
George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
8th November, American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician

Jack DunphyJack Dunphy
22nd August, American
Author, Dancer, Playwright

Ralph EllisonRalph Ellison
1st March, American
American novelist
Henry WadeHenry Wade
11th November, American
Jurist, Lawyer

Jerry SiegelJerry Siegel
17th October, American
Comics artist, Writer
Richard BasehartRichard Basehart
31st August, American
Actor

Creighton AbramsCreighton Abrams
15th September, American
Officer

Noor Inayat KhanNoor Inayat Khan
1st January, British
poet, writer, children's writer
Raymond Fernandez and Martha BeckRaymond Fernandez and Martha Beck
17th December, American
Serial killer

Lilli PalmerLilli Palmer
24th May, German
Actor, Writer, Table tennis player, Autobiographer
Marguerite DurasMarguerite Duras
4th April, French, Vietnamese
Writer, Film director, Screenwriter, Publisher,

Joe ShusterJoe Shuster
10th July, American
Comics artist, Designer, Screenwriter

Ahmed Hassan al-BakrAhmed Hassan al-Bakr
1st July, Iraqi
Politician, Military personnel

Ernest TubbErnest Tubb
30th November
Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer, Disc Jockey
Aribert HeimAribert Heim
28th June, Austrian, German
Military physician, Ice hockey player, Torturer,
Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
6th February, American
Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor

Martin GardnerMartin Gardner
21st October, American
Mathematician, Writer, Journalist, Literary

Billy EckstineBilly Eckstine
8th July, American
Singer, Bandleader, Conductor, Jazz musician, Jazz

Abd al-Karim QasimAbd al-Karim Qasim
21st November, Iraqi
Military personnel
Billy TiptonBilly Tipton
29th December, American
Pianist, Jazz musician, Saxophonist

Emilio PucciEmilio Pucci
20th November, Italian
Politician

John BerrymanJohn Berryman
25th October, American
Poet, Writer, University teacher

Lester FlattLester Flatt
30th November
Guitarist

V. R. Krishna IyerV. R. Krishna Iyer
15th November, Indian
Judge, Autobiographer, Politician
Pierre BalmainPierre Balmain
18th May, French
Grand couturier, Costume designer

Mario BavaMario Bava
31st July, Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer,
Gino BartaliGino Bartali
18th July, Italian
Cyclist

Jan KarskiJan Karski
24th June, Polish
jurist, writer, teacher

Laurie LeeLaurie Lee
26th June, British
Screenwriter, Poet, Autobiographer, Journalist
Trammell CrowTrammell Crow
10th June, American
Art collector, Rancher

Edward T. HallEdward T. Hall
16th May, American
Anthropologist, Sociologist, University teacher
Jan Nisar AkhtarJan Nisar Akhtar
14th February, Indian
author, poet, lyricist, songwriter

Everett RuessEverett Ruess
28th March, American
Artist

John KlugeJohn Kluge
21st September, German, American
Entrepreneur

Lee PettyLee Petty
14th March, American
Racecar driver
Etty HillesumEtty Hillesum
15th January
Writer, Diarist, Teacher, Biographer

J. Lee ThompsonJ. Lee Thompson
1st August, British
Film director, Stage actor, Screenwriter
Kurt FranzKurt Franz
17th January, German
torturer

Adolph GreenAdolph Green
2nd December, American
Screenwriter, Songwriter, Librettist, Lyricist

Franz von WerraFranz von Werra
13th July, Swiss, German
Fighter pilot, Aviator

Daniel J. BoorstinDaniel J. Boorstin
1st October, American
Librarian, Historian, Writer, Sociologist, Lawyer,
Joan LittlewoodJoan Littlewood
6th October, British
Actor