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.

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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Joe DiMaggio
(Baseball player)

Joe DiMaggio
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Martinez, California, United States
Died: March 8, 1999

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Joe Louis
(Professional Boxer)

Joe Louis
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Listed In: Boxers
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chambers County, Alabama, United States
Died: April 12, 1981

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Alec Guinness
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maida Vale, London, England
Died: August 5, 2000
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Peter Townsend
(aviator, writer)

Peter Townsend
2
Listed In: Soldiers
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Yangon
Died: June 19, 1995
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George Reeves
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Woolstock, Iowa
Died: June 16, 1959

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Jonas Salk
(Medical researcher)

Jonas Salk
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Listed In: Virologists
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: June 23, 1995
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Dylan Thomas
(Poet & Writer)

Dylan Thomas
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 27th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Swansea
Died: November 9, 1953
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Jackie Coogan
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Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: March 1, 1984
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William S. Burroughs
(Best Known for His Third Novel 'Naked Lunch')

William S. Burroughs
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Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: August 2, 1997

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Tyrone Power
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Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: November 15, 1958
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Tenzing Norgay
(Mountaineer)

Tenzing Norgay
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Listed In: Mountaineers
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Khumbu, Nepal
Died: May 9, 1986

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Norman Borlaug
(Agronomist)

Norman Borlaug
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Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cresco, Iowa, United States
Died: September 12, 2009
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Viola Desmond
(Businesswoman)

Viola Desmond
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Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Died: February 7, 1965

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Sarah Churchill
(Actress the daughter of Winston Churchill)

Sarah Churchill
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Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: September 24, 1982
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Harry Caray
(Sports commentator)

Harry Caray
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Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: February 18, 1998

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Ray Walston
(Actor & Comedian)

Ray Walston
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Laurel, Mississippi, U.S.
Died: January 1, 2001
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Richard Widmark
(Villainous Tommy Udo in his debut film, Kiss of Death)

Richard Widmark
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sunrise Township, Minnesota, United States
Died: March 24, 2008

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Jonathan Harris
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 6th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: November 3, 2002
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Thor Heyerdahl
(Adventurer)

Thor Heyerdahl
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Listed In: Ethnologists
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Larvik, Norway
Died: April 18, 2002

Sam Manekshaw
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Amritsar, Punjab
Died: June 27, 2008
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Norman Lloyd
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 11, 2021

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Noor Inayat Khan
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Listed In: Spies
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: September 13, 1944
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Jack LaLanne
(Fitness & Nutrition Expert, TV presenter)

Jack LaLanne
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Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: January 23, 2011

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Mohammed Zahir Shah
(King of Afghanistan (1933-73))

Mohammed Zahir Shah
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kabul, Afghanistan
Died: July 23, 2007
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Desmond Llewelyn
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newport, Wales Newport, Wales
Died: December 19, 1999

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Louis de Funès
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Courbevoie, France
Died: January 27, 1983
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Baba Amte
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wardha, Maharashtra
Died: February 9, 2008

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Clayton Moore
(American actor)

Clayton Moore
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: December 28, 1999
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Sun Ra
(American composer)

Sun Ra
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Died: May 30, 1993

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Julio Cortazar
(Novelist & Translator)

Julio Cortazar
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ixelles, Belgium
Died: February 12, 1984

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Jiang Qing
(Chinese Political Figure Who Played an Important Role During 'The Cultural Revolution')

Jiang Qing
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Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Zhucheng, Weifang, China
Died: May 14, 1991

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Ralph Waldo Ellison
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Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Died: April 16, 1994

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Tove Jansson
(Finnish Penwoman and the Author of the Children’s Book Series 'Moomin')

Tove Jansson
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Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: June 27, 2001

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Octavio Paz
(Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate)

Octavio Paz
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: April 19, 1998

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Jack Parsons
(Researcher)

Jack Parsons
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 2nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: June 17, 1952

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Aniello Dellacroce
(Underboss of the Gambino crime family)

Aniello Dellacroce
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Listed In: Gangsters
Birthdate: 15th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: December 2, 1985

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Robert Alda
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: May 3, 1986

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Paul Rand
(Art Director)

Paul Rand
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Listed In: Art Directors
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: November 26, 1996

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Patrick O'Brian
(Novelist)

Patrick O'Brian
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Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: January 2, 2000

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Teji Bachchan
(Human rights activist)

Teji Bachchan
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Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Faisalabad, Pakistan
Died: December 21, 2007

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Romain Gary
(Novelist)

Romain Gary
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Listed In: Directors
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vilnius, Lithuania
Died: December 2, 1980

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Paul Vario
(Gangster)

Paul Vario
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Listed In: Gangsters
Birthdate: 10th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: May 3, 1988

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George Dantzig
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician)

George Dantzig
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Died: May 13, 2005

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Richard Basehart
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zanesville, Ohio, USA
Died: September 17, 1984

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Dorothy Lamour
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 10th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Died: September 22, 1996

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Ernest Tubb
(Singer-songwriter)

Ernest Tubb
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Crisp, Texas, United States
Died: September 6, 1984

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Kevin McCarthy
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
Died: September 11, 2010

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Kenneth More
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Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: July 12, 1982

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Hank Snow
(Country Singer Best Known for Songs: 'I’m Moving On' and 'The Golden Rocket')

Hank Snow
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brooklyn, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: December 20, 1999

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Jack Dunphy
(Novelist)

Jack Dunphy
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 26, 1992