Famous People Born In 1920

Discover the most famous people born in 1920. The list includes people like Pope John Paul II, Isaac Asimov, Mickey Rooney, Ray Bradbury, Charles Bukowski and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include novelists, political leaders, journalists and soldiers born in 1920. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Italy & Canada and many more countries.

Yul BrynnerYul Brynner
11th July, Russian
Film & Stage Actor
Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
18th May, Polish
The 264th Pope (Bishop of Rome)

Mickey RooneyMickey Rooney
23rd September, American
Actor

Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov
2nd January, American
Writer, Professor

Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski
16th August, German, American
Poet

Ravi ShankarRavi Shankar
7th April, Indian
Musician, composer
Montgomery Clift Montgomery Clift
17th October, American
Actor

Walter MatthauWalter Matthau
1st October, American
Actor

Ray BradburyRay Bradbury
22nd August, American
Writer

Charlie ParkerCharlie Parker
29th August, American
Jazz saxophonist, composer
Henrietta LacksHenrietta Lacks
1st August, American
Source of HeLa Cell Line

Sheikh Mujibur RahmanSheikh Mujibur Rahman
17th March, Bangladeshi
First Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Shelley WintersShelley Winters
18th August, American
Actress

Gene TierneyGene Tierney
19th November, American
Actress

Rosalind FranklinRosalind Franklin
25th July, British
Chemist
DeForest KelleyDeForest Kelley
20th January, American
Actor

Denver PyleDenver Pyle
11th May, American
Actor
Tony RandallTony Randall
26th February, American
Actor

Federico FelliniFederico Fellini
20th January, Italian
Film Director and Scriptwriter

William ConradWilliam Conrad
27th September, American
Actor, Director
Leona HelmsleyLeona Helmsley
4th July, American
Business Woman

K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
27th October, Indian
President of India
Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
30th January, American
United States Army Officer

Jack LordJack Lord
30th December, American
Television actor

Mario PuzoMario Puzo
15th October, American
Novelist, Screenwriter

LaWanda PageLaWanda Page
19th October, American
Actress
Sun Myung MoonSun Myung Moon
25th February, South Korean
Religious Leader
Nanette FabrayNanette Fabray
27th October, American
Actress

Richard FarnsworthRichard Farnsworth
1st September, American
Actor, Stuntman

Buster MerryfieldBuster Merryfield
27th November, British
Actor

Mary Pinchot MeyerMary Pinchot Meyer
14th October, American
Painter & Journalist
David BrinkleyDavid Brinkley
10th July, American
American newscaster

Yang KyoungjongYang Kyoungjong
3rd March, South Korean
World War II Soldier

John Demjanjuk John Demjanjuk
3rd April, Ukrainian, American
War Criminal

Helmut NewtonHelmut Newton
31st October, Australian, German
Fashion Photographer

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Ruth GrahamRuth Graham
10th June, Chinese, American
Philanthropist, Poet, Author
James FarmerJames Farmer
12th January, American
Civil Rights Activist

Isaac SternIsaac Stern
21st July, American
American violinist
Denton CooleyDenton Cooley
22nd August, American
Heart Surgeon

Alberto SordiAlberto Sordi
15th June, Italian
Italian actor

Douglass NorthDouglass North
5th November, American
Economist
Anatole BroyardAnatole Broyard
16th July, American
Writer

An WangAn Wang
7th February, Chinese, American
Co-founder of Wang Laboratories
John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
29th May, Hungarian, American
Economist

François JacobFrançois Jacob
17th June, French
Biologist

Baruj BenacerrafBaruj Benacerraf
29th October, Venezuelan
Immunologist

Delbert MannDelbert Mann
30th January, American
Film Director

Lawrence R. KleinLawrence Klein
14th September, American
Economist
Nicolaas BloembergenNicolaas Bloembergen
11th March, American
Physicist

Edward Donnall ThomasE. Donnall Thomas
15th March, American
Physician

Edmond H. FischerEdmond H. Fischer
6th April, American
Biochemist

Owen ChamberlainOwen Chamberlain
10th July, American
Physicist
Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah DevMahendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev
11th June, Nepalese
Former King of Nepal

Amy ClampittAmy Clampitt
15th June, American
Poet
Cyril DombCyril Domb
9th December, Israeli, British
Theoretical Physicist

Peter MitchellPeter Mitchell
22nd September, British
Biochemist

Paul ScottPaul Scott
25th March, British
Novelist
Maureen O’HaraMaureen O’Hara
17th August, Irish
Actress

Jože JavoršekJože Javoršek
20th October, Slovenian
Playwright
Gene Tierney Gene Tierney
19th November, American
Actress

Bill ScottBill Scott
2nd August, American
American voice actor

Timothy Francis LearyTimothy Francis Leary
22nd October, American
American psychologist
Franklin J SchaffnerFranklin J Schaffner
30th May, American
Director

Ricardo MontalbánRicardo Montalbán
25th November, Mexican
Television actor, Film actor, Character actor,
James DoohanJames Doohan
3rd March, Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,

Dave BrubeckDave Brubeck
30th November, American
Pianist, Songwriter

Esther RolleEsther Rolle
8th November, American
Theater Actress, Film Actress, Television Actress

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
26th May, American
Film actor, Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Jazz
Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran
25th October, American
Trade unionist
John Paul StevensJohn Paul Stevens
20th April, American
Navy officer, Judge, Lawyer

Werner KlempererWerner Klemperer
22nd March, American
Television actor, Film actor, Singer, Opera

Jack WardenJack Warden
18th September, American
Actor

Toshiro MifuneToshiro Mifune
1st April, Chinese, Japanese
Actor, Film producer, Film actor
Joe WeiderJoe Weider
29th November, Canadian, American
Functionary, Editor

Farouk of EgyptFarouk of Egypt
11th February, Egyptian
Politician, Coin collecting

Traudl JungeTraudl Junge
16th March, German
Memoirist, Painter, Secretary, Writer

Leo McKernLeo McKern
16th March, Australian
Actor

Bill CullenBill Cullen
18th February, American
Actor
Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
18th February, Polish, American
Military personnel, Soldier

Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
30th November, American
Murderer
Hughie GreenHughie Green
2nd February, British
Television presenter, Actor, Television producer

Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
8th May, Finnish
Painter, Illustrator

P. D. JamesP. D. James
3rd August, British
Writer
Saul BassSaul Bass
30th April, American
Graphic designer

Heinz HitlerHeinz Hitler
14th March, German
 
Roberto CalviRoberto Calvi
13th April, Italian
Banker

Paul FreesPaul Frees
22nd June, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Dub actor, Film actor,

Pamela HarrimanPamela Harriman
20th March, British
Diplomat, Socialite

Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
20th February, German
Entrepreneur
Wayne ThiebaudWayne Thiebaud
15th November, American
Painter, University teacher, Artist

Melina MercouriMelina Mercouri
31st October, Greek
Actress
Thomas SzaszThomas Szasz
15th April, Hungarian, American
Psychiatrist, Scientist, Writer, University

Henry HeimlichHenry Heimlich
3rd February, American
Physician, University teacher

Boris VianBoris Vian
10th March, French
Polymath, Singer, Poet, Trumpeter, Lyricist,

Gail HalvorsenGail Halvorsen
10th October, American
Officer, Aviator
Jeff CooperJeff Cooper
10th May, American
Officer, Author, Journalist, Sport shooter, Writer