Famous People Born In 1915

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Discover the most famous people born in 1915. The list includes people like Augusto Pinochet, Frank Sinatra, Orson Welles, Billie Holiday, Arthur Miller and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, soldiers and spiritual & religious leaders born in 1915. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Germany and many more countries.
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 1 
Frank Sinatra
(One of The World's Best-selling Music Artists of All Time)
Frank Sinatra
45
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 14, 1998
 2 
Billie Holiday
(One of the Greatest Jazz Singers from the 1930s to the 1950s)
Billie Holiday
33
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 17, 1959
 3 
Orson Welles
(One of the Greatest Filmmakers of All Time and Director of 'Citizen Kane')
Orson Welles
19
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
Died: October 10, 1985
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Ingrid Bergman
(One of the Most Influential Screen Figures in Cinematic History)
Ingrid Bergman
42
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: August 29, 1982
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Alan Watts
(Writer)
Alan Watts
15
Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chislehurst, Kent, England
Died: November 16, 1973
 6 
Arthur Miller
(Playwright Best Known for His Plays “All My Sons,” “Death of a Salesman” and “The Crucible”)
Arthur Miller
13
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, United States
Died: February 10, 2005
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Edith Piaf
(French Singer and One of Country's Most Widely Known International Stars)
Edith Piaf
18
Listed In: Pop Singers
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 11, 1963
 8 
Anthony Quinn
(Best Known for His Roles in the films 'Viva Zapata!' and 'Lust for Life')
Anthony Quinn
21
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chihuahua, Mexico
Died: June 3, 2001
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Vasily Zaytsev
13
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Yeleninka, Russia
Died: December 15, 1991
 10 
Lorne Greene
(Actor, Radio Personality and Singer Known for His Role as ‘Ben Cartwright’ in TV Series ‘Bonanza’)
Lorne Greene
43
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada
Died: September 11, 1987
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Paul Castellano
(Gangster)
Paul Castellano
5
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died: November 16, 1985
 12 
Augusto Pinochet
(Former President of Chile)
Augusto Pinochet
34
Listed In: Presidents
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Valparaíso
Died: December 10, 2006
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Barbara Billingsley
2
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: October 16, 2010
 14 
Les Paul
(Jazz Guitarist and One of the Pioneers of the Solid-Body Electric Guitar)
Les Paul
5
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States
Died: August 12, 2009
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Joseph P. Kennedy Jr.
6
Birthdate: 25th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hull, Massachusetts
Died: August 12, 1944
 16 
Harry Morgan
(Prolific Character Actor Who Starred in More Than 100 Films)
Harry Morgan
17
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 10th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: December 7, 2011
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Khushwant Singh
(Novelist, Lawyer, Journalist & Politician)
Khushwant Singh
37
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hadali, British India (now in Khushab District, Punjab, Pakistan)
Died: March 20, 1999
 18 
William Hopper
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: March 6, 1970
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Moshe Dayan
(Israeli Military & Political Leader)
Moshe Dayan
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Degania Alef, Israel
Died: October 16, 1981
 20 
Paul Tibbets
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Quincy, Illinois, United States
Died: November 1, 2007
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Sister Rosetta Tharpe
(Gospel Singer-Songwriter and Guitarist Known for Using Heavy Distortion on Her Electric Guitar)
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cotton Plant, Arkansas, United States
Died: October 9, 1973
 22 
General Aung San
(Politician)
General Aung San
11
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 19, 1947
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Roland Barthes
(French Literary Theorist Best Known for His Essay Collection 'Mythologies' and His Essay 'The Death of the Author')
Roland Barthes
3
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
Died: March 25, 1980
 24 
Norman Wisdom
4
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Marylebone, London, England
Died: October 4, 2010
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Magda Gabor
(Hungarian-American Actress and Socialite)
Magda Gabor
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 11th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: June 6, 1997
 26 
Ann Sheridan
(Actress)
Ann Sheridan
0
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Denton, Texas, USA
Died: January 21, 1967
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Zero Mostel
2
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: September 8, 1977
 28 
M. F. Husain
(One of the Most Celebrated and Internationally Recognized Indian Artists of the 20th Century)
M. F. Husain
4
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pandharpur, Maharashtra, India
Died: June 9, 2011
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Bob Kane
(Comic Book Writer)
Bob Kane
2
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: November 3, 1998
 30 
John Dehner
4
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Staten Island, New York, United States
Died: February 4, 1992
 31 
Saul Bellow
(Writer)
Saul Bellow
1
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lachine, Montreal, Canada
Died: April 5, 2005
 32 
David Rockefeller
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Listed In: Bankers
Birthdate: 12th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: March 20, 2017
 33 
Edmond O'Brien
(American Actor Who Mainly Played Character Roles)
Edmond O'Brien
1
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: May 9, 1985
 34 
Thomas Merton
(Writer & theologian was ordained to the Catholic priesthood and given the name "Father Louis".)
Thomas Merton
5
Listed In: Theologians
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Prades, France
Died: December 10, 1968
 35 
Gary Merrill
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: March 5, 1990
 36 
Lennard Pearce
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England
Died: December 15, 1984
 37 
Sargent Shriver
(American Politician and United States Ambassador to France (1968–1970))
Sargent Shriver
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Westminster, Maryland, United States
Died: January 18, 2011
 38 
Alice Faye
(Actress)
Alice Faye
1
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: May 9, 1998
 39 
Frank Cady
(Actor)
Frank Cady
0
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Susanville, California, U.S.
Died: June 8, 2012
 40 
Willie Dixon
(Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician, Record producer)
Willie Dixon
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vicksburg
Died: January 29, 1992
 41 
Fernando Lamas
(Former Actor and Director)
Fernando Lamas
3
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: October 8, 1982
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Denis Thatcher
(Husband of Margaret Thatcher, Businessman)
Denis Thatcher
6
Listed In: Family Members
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lewisham, London, England
Died: June 26, 2003
 43 
Paul Samuelson
(Economist)
Paul Samuelson
2
Listed In: Economists
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, United States
Died: December 13, 2009
 44 
Priscilla Lane
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 12th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Indianola, Iowa, United States
Died: April 4, 1995
 45 
David Dellinger
(American Pacifist and an Activist for Nonviolent Social Change)
David Dellinger
3
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 25, 2004
 46 
Pat Buttram
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Addison, Alabama, United States
Died: January 8, 1994
 47 
Stu Hart
(Former wrestler best known for founding and handling Stampede Wrestling)
Stu Hart
0
Listed In: Wrestlers
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saskatoon, Canada
Died: October 16, 2003
 48 
David Stirling
0
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lecropt, Perthshire, Scotland
Died: November 4, 1990
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Sir Arthur Lewis
(Economist)
Sir Arthur Lewis
1
Listed In: Economists
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Castries, Saint Lucia
Died: June 15, 1991
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Virginia Admiral
1
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oregon
Died: July 20, 2000