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.

Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela
(Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and Former President of South Africa)

18th July

South African

Katherine JohnsonKatherine Johnson
(Mathematician)

26th August

American

Rita HayworthRita Hayworth

17th October

American

Robert WadlowRobert Wadlow
(Tallest Person Ever Known)

22nd February

American

Richard FeynmanRichard Feynman
(Physicist)

11th May

American

Billy GrahamBilly Graham
(Evangelist)

7th November

American

Ted WilliamsTed Williams
(Baseball Player)

30th August

American

Spiro AgnewSpiro Agnew
(39th Vice President of the United States)

9th November

American

William HoldenWilliam Holden
(Actor)

17th April

American

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
(John F. Kennedy's Sister)

13th September

American

Gamal Abdel NasserGamal Abdel Nasser
(Political Leader of Egypt)

15th January

Egyptian

Sam WaltonSam Walton
(Businessman)

29th March

American

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Ingmar BergmanIngmar Bergman

14th July

Swedish

Leonard BernsteinLeonard Bernstein
(Conductor (New York Philharmonic))

25th August

American

Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
(Author)

11th December

Russian,Russian

Anwar SadatAnwar Sadat
(Former President of Egypt)

25th December

Egyptian

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
(Founder of Transcendental Meditation Technique)

12th January

Indian

George Lincoln RockwellGeorge Lincoln Rockwell
(Politician)

9th March

American

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Spike MilliganSpike Milligan
(Comedian)

16th April

Irish,Indian,British

John ForsytheJohn Forsythe
(Actor)

29th January

American

Mutsuhiro WatanabeMutsuhiro Watanabe
(Imperial Japanese Army Corporal)

18th January

Japanese

Jeff ChandlerJeff Chandler
(Actor)

15th December

American

Paul HarveyPaul Harvey
(Radio Broadcaster)

4th September

American

Art CarneyArt Carney
(Actor)

4th November

American

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Howard CosellHoward Cosell
(Journalist)

25th March

American

Audra LindleyAudra Lindley
(Actress)

24th September

American

Anne GwynneAnne Gwynne
(Actress)

10th December

American

Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
(Actress)

27th October

American

Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
(Businesswoman)

12th May

American

Kurt WaldheimKurt Waldheim
(Former President of Austria & UN Secretary General)

21st December

Austrian

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Marigold ChurchillMarigold Churchill
(Winston Churchill's Daughter)

15th November

British

Jerome RobbinsJerome Robbins
(Dance Choreographer)

11th October

American

Birgit NilssonBirgit Nilsson
(Opera Singer)

17th May

Swedish

Frederick SangerFrederick Sanger
(Biochemist)

13th August

British

Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner
(American lyricist)

31st August

American

Gertrude B. ElionGertrude B. Elion
(Biochemist, Pharmacologist)

23rd January

American

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John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
(Publisher, Entrepreneur)

19th January

American

Mrinalini Sarabhai Mrinalini Sarabhai
(Classical Dancer and Choreographer)

11th May

Indian

Julian SchwingerJulian Schwinger
(Physicist)

12th February

American

Pauline PhillipsPauline Phillips
(Advice Columnist)

4th July

American

Cheddi JaganCheddi Jagan
(Guyana's Father of Nation)

22nd March

Guyanese

Cicely SaundersCicely Saunders
(English nurse)

22nd June

British

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Franco ModiglianiFranco Modigliani
(Economist)

10th June

Italian

James TobinJames Tobin
(Economist)

5th March

American

Arthur Kornberg Arthur Kornberg
(Biochemist)

3rd March

American

Frederick ReinesFrederick Reines
(Physicist)

16th March

American

Kenichi Fukui Kenichi Fukui
(Chemist)

4th October

Japanese

Edward B. LewisEdward B. Lewis
(Geneticist)

20th May

American

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Martin RyleMartin Ryle
(Astronomer)

27th September

British

Paul D. BoyerPaul D. Boyer
(Biochemist)

31st July

American

Derek Harold Richard BartonDerek Barton
(Chemist)

8th September

British

Bertram BrockhouseBertram Brockhouse
(Physicist)

15th July

Canadian

Bruce KingsburyBruce Kingsbury
(Victoria Cross Winner)

8th January

Australian

Abraham PaisAbraham Pais
(Physicist)

19th May

American

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Adrian KantrowitzAdrian Kantrowitz
(Cardiac Surgeon)

4th October

American

Edwin G. KrebsEdwin G. Krebs
(Biochemist)

6th June

American

Ernst Otto FischerErnst Otto Fischer
(Chemist)

10th November

German

Jerome KarleJerome Karle
(Physical Chemist)

18th June

American

Nicolae CeaușescuNicolae Ceaușescu
(Former President of Romania)

26th January

Romanian

Andre BazinAndre Bazin
(Film Critic)

18th April

French

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Clarence Walton LilleheiClarence Walton Lillehei
(Pioneer of Open-Heart Surgery)

23rd October

American

Jens C SkouJens C Skou
(Nobel Laureate in Chemistry)

8th October

Danish

Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
(Stand-up Comedian)

15th September

American

Bobby RiggsBobby Riggs
(Tennis player)

25th February

American

Betty FordBetty Ford
(Former First Lady of the United States)

8th April

American

Mike WallaceMike Wallace
(journalist, film producer, television presenter, screenwriter)

9th May

American

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Louis AlthusserLouis Althusser
(Philosopher, Politician, University teacher)

16th October

French

Oral RobertsOral Roberts

24th January

American

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
(Philosopher, Writer)

1st July

Indian

B. K. S. IyengarB. K. S. Iyengar
(Writer)

14th December

Indian

Shankar Dayal SharmaShankar Dayal Sharma
(President)

19th August

Indian

Helmut SchmidtHelmut Schmidt
(Politician, Economist, Civil servant, Non-fiction writer, Writer)

23rd December

German

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E. Howard HuntE. Howard Hunt
(Writer, Novelist, Spy)

9th October

American

Bobby TroupBobby Troup
(Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Actor, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Officer)

18th October

American

Vernon HowardVernon Howard
(Author, Writer)

16th March

American

Bruno MussoliniBruno Mussolini
(Aviator)

22nd April

Jørn UtzonJørn Utzon
(architect)

9th April

Danish

Don PardoDon Pardo
(Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality)

22nd February

American

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Hans SchollHans Scholl
(Pacifist, Revolutionary)

22nd September

German

Bob FellerBob Feller
(Baseball Player)

3rd November

American

Dick HaymesDick Haymes
(Actor, Musician, Singer)

13th September

Argentinian

Kazuo SakamakiKazuo Sakamaki
(Soldier)

8th November

Japanese

W. Eugene SmithW. Eugene Smith
(Photographer, Photojournalist, War photographer, Journalist)

30th December

American

Elmore JamesElmore James
(Guitarist)

27th January

American

Coleman YoungColeman Young
(Former Mayor of Detroit)

24th May

American

Günther RallGünther Rall
(Writer, Aviator, Officer)

10th March

German

João GoulartJoão Goulart
(Lawyer, Politician)

1st March

Brazilian

Ahn Sahng-hongAhn Sahng-hong

13th January

South Korean

Yasuhiro NakasoneYasuhiro Nakasone
(Politician)

27th May

Japanese

Guy GibsonGuy Gibson
(Military personnel)

12th August

Indian,British

Alberto AscariAlberto Ascari
(Italian racing driver)

13th July

Italian

Professor LonghairProfessor Longhair
(pianist, street artist,musician, singer)

19th December

American

Russell KirkRussell Kirk
(Political scientist, Philosopher, Literary critic, Historian, Novelist, Writer, Science fiction writer, Journalist)

19th October

American

Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
(entrepreneur)

28th February

Chinese

Chaim HerzogChaim Herzog
(Former President of Israel)

17th September

Israeli

Yigal AllonYigal Allon
(Politician, Military personnel)

10th October

Israeli

Poon LimPoon Lim
(Sailor)

8th March

Chinese,American

Abba KovnerAbba Kovner
(Writer, Poet)

14th March

Israeli

K. V. MahadevanK. V. Mahadevan
(Composer, Music director)

14th March

Indian