Famous People Born In 1918

Discover the most famous people born in 1918. The list includes people like Nelson Mandela, Richard Feynman, Ingmar Bergman, Rita Hayworth, Nicolae Ceau?escu and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, chemists and physicists born in 1918. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Germany 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 Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela
23
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and Former President of South Africa
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mvezo
Died: December 5, 2013

 2 Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth
3
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress, Dancer
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: May 14, 1987

 3 Robert Wadlow

Robert Wadlow
6
Famous As: Tallest Person Ever Known
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Alton, Illinois, United States
Died: July 15, 1940
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 4 Rosemary Kennedy

Rosemary Kennedy
7
Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: John F. Kennedy's Sister
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 7, 2005
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 5 William Holden

William Holden
1
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: O'Fallon, Illinois, United States
Died: November 12, 1981

 6 Richard Feynman

Richard Feynman
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 11th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: February 15, 1988
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 7 Nicolae Ceaușescu

Nicolae Ceaușescu
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Listed In: Dictators
Famous As: Former President of Romania
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Scornicești
Died: December 25, 1989
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 8 Ingmar Bergman

Ingmar Bergman
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Famous As: Director & Actor
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Uppsala, Sweden
Died: July 30, 2007
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 9 Richard Winters

Richard Winters
3
Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Army officer
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Holland, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 2, 2011

 10 Billy Graham

Billy Graham
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Evangelist
Birthdate: 7th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina
Died: February 21, 2018
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 11 Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan

Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
1
Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Qasr Al Hosn, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Died: November 2, 2004

 12 Leonard Bernstein

Leonard Bernstein
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Conductor, Composer
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 14, 1990
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 13 Gamal Abdel Nasser

Gamal Abdel Nasser
12
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader of Egypt
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bacos, Egypt
Died: September 28, 1970

 14 Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kislovodsk, Russia
Died: August 3, 2008
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 15 Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, United States
Died: February 24, 2020

 16 Spiro Agnew

Spiro Agnew
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: 39th Vice President of the United States (1969-1973)
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: September 17, 1996
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 17 Sam Walton

Sam Walton
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Listed In: Retailers
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingfisher, Oklahoma
Died: April 5, 1992

 18 Ted Williams

Ted Williams
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
Died: July 5, 2002
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 19 Anwar Sadat

Anwar Sadat
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Listed In: Presidents
Famous As: Former President of Egypt
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mit Abu al-Kum
Died: October 6, 1981

 20 George Lincoln Rockwell

George Lincoln Rockwell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 9th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bloomington, Illinois, United States
Died: August 25, 1967
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 21 Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
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Famous As: Founder of Transcendental Meditation Technique
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rajim, Chhattisgarh, India
Died: February 5, 2008

 22 Mike Wallace

Mike Wallace
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Famous As: Journalist, TV Presenter, Host
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 7, 2012
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 23 John Forsythe

John Forsythe
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Jersey
Died: April 1, 2010

 24 Patty Andrews

Patty Andrews
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Listed In: Jazz Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mound, Minnesota, United States
Died: January 13, 2013
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 25 Lewis Nixon

Lewis Nixon
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: officer
Birthdate: 30th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: January 11, 1995

 26 Ida Lupino

Ida Lupino
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, England, UK
Died: August 3, 1995
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 27 Spike Milligan

Spike Milligan
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Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: 16th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India
Died: February 27, 2002

 28 Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Stuntman
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Foraker, Oklahoma, United States
Died: April 8, 1996
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 29 Howard Cosell

Howard Cosell
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Winston-Salem
Died: April 23, 1995

 30 Art Carney

Art Carney
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.
Died: November 9, 2003

 31 Helmut Schmidt

Helmut Schmidt
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: November 10, 2015

 32 Betty Ford

Betty Ford
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: 8th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 8, 2011

 33 Shankar Dayal Sharma

Shankar Dayal Sharma
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of India
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bhopal
Died: December 26, 1999

 34 Joey Bishop

Joey Bishop
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Famous As: Entertainer
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, USA
Died: October 17, 2007

 35 Mutsuhiro Watanabe

Mutsuhiro Watanabe
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Listed In: War Criminals
Famous As: Imperial Japanese Army Corporal
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Japan
Died: April 1, 2003

 36 Kurt Waldheim

Kurt Waldheim
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Austria & UN Secretary General
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sankt Andrä-Wördern near Vienna, German Austria
Died: June 14, 2007

 37 Jerome Robbins

Jerome Robbins
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Famous As: Dance Choreographer
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Manhattan
Died: July 29, 1998

 38 Nipsey Russell

Nipsey Russell
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Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: 15th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia
Died: October 2, 2005

 39 Robert Walker

Robert Walker
1
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: August 28, 1951

 40 Louis Althusser

Louis Althusser
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bir Mourad Raïs, Algeria
Died: October 22, 1990

 41 Efrem Zimbalist Jr

Efrem Zimbalist Jr
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: May 2, 2014

 42 Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts
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Listed In: Televangelists
Famous As: Televangelist
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ada, Oklahoma, United States
Died: December 15, 2009

 43 Hutton Gibson

Hutton Gibson
0
Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Peekskill, New York, USA

 44 Audra Lindley

Audra Lindley
1
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: October 16, 1997

 45 Jeff Chandler

Jeff Chandler
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 15th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City
Died: June 17, 1961

 46 Bobby Riggs

Bobby Riggs
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Listed In: Tennis Players
Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States
Died: October 25, 1995

 47 Teresa Wright

Teresa Wright
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 27th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Harlem, New York City
Died: March 6, 2005

 48 Robert Preston

Robert Preston
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: stage actor, film actor
Birthdate: 8th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Died: March 21, 1987

 49 Kenneth Connor

Kenneth Connor
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Islington, London, England
Died: November 28, 1993

 50 Ahmed Deedat

Ahmed Deedat
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Surat
Died: August 8, 2005