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.

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

Yul BrynnerYul Brynner
11th July, Russian
Film & Stage Actor

Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski
16th August, German, American
Poet

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

Walter MatthauWalter Matthau
1st October, American
Actor

Ray BradburyRay Bradbury
22nd August, American
Writer

Sheikh Mujibur RahmanSheikh Mujibur Rahman
17th March, Bangladeshi
First Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Henrietta LacksHenrietta Lacks
1st August, American
Source of HeLa Cell Line

Rosalind FranklinRosalind Franklin
25th July, British
Chemist
Shelley WintersShelley Winters
18th August, American
Actress

Gene TierneyGene Tierney
19th November, American
Actress

Charlie ParkerCharlie Parker
29th August, American
Jazz saxophonist, composer
DeForest KelleyDeForest Kelley
20th January, American
Actor

Federico FelliniFederico Fellini
20th January, Italian
Film Director and Scriptwriter
Denver PyleDenver Pyle
11th May, American
Actor

Tony RandallTony Randall
26th February, American
Actor

Sun Myung MoonSun Myung Moon
25th February, South Korean
Religious Leader
John Demjanjuk John Demjanjuk
3rd April, Ukrainian, American
War Criminal

William ConradWilliam Conrad
27th September, American
Actor, Director
Mario PuzoMario Puzo
15th October, American
Novelist, Screenwriter

Leona HelmsleyLeona Helmsley
4th July, American
Business Woman

Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
30th January, American
United States Army Officer

Jack LordJack Lord
30th December, American
Television actor
LaWanda PageLaWanda Page
19th October, American
Actress
Patrick TroughtonPatrick Troughton
25th March, British
Actor

Nanette FabrayNanette Fabray
27th October, American
Actress

K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
27th October, Indian
President of India

Richard FarnsworthRichard Farnsworth
1st September, American
Actor, Stuntman
Buster MerryfieldBuster Merryfield
27th November, British
Actor

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Mary Pinchot MeyerMary Pinchot Meyer
14th October, American
Painter & Journalist

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

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

David BrinkleyDavid Brinkley
10th July, American
American newscaster
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

Douglass NorthDouglass North
5th November, American
Economist

Denton CooleyDenton Cooley
22nd August, American
Heart Surgeon
Baruj BenacerrafBaruj Benacerraf
29th October, Venezuelan
Immunologist

Anatole BroyardAnatole Broyard
16th July, American
Writer
Alberto SordiAlberto Sordi
15th June, Italian
Italian actor

François JacobFrançois Jacob
17th June, French
Biologist

John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
29th May, Hungarian, American
Economist

An WangAn Wang
7th February, Chinese, American
Co-founder of Wang Laboratories

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

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

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

Delbert MannDelbert Mann
30th January, American
Film Director
Owen ChamberlainOwen Chamberlain
10th July, American
Physicist

Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah DevMahendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev
11th June, Nepalese
Former King of Nepal
Cyril DombCyril Domb
9th December, Israeli, British
Theoretical Physicist

Peter MitchellPeter Mitchell
22nd September, British
Biochemist

Amy ClampittAmy Clampitt
15th June, American
Poet
Timothy Francis LearyTimothy Francis Leary
22nd October, American
American psychologist

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

Jože JavoršekJože Javoršek
20th October, Slovenian
Playwright

Gene Tierney Gene Tierney
19th November, American
Actress
Bill ScottBill Scott
2nd August, American
American voice actor

Franklin J SchaffnerFranklin J Schaffner
30th May, American
Director
Frank SheeranFrank Sheeran
25th October, American
Trade unionist

James GunnJames Gunn
22nd August, American
Screenwriter

Ricardo MontalbánRicardo Montalbán
25th November, Mexican
Television actor, Film actor, Character actor,

Satish DhawanSatish Dhawan
25th September, Indian
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
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

Joe WeiderJoe Weider
29th November, Canadian, American
Functionary, Editor
Jack ElamJack Elam
13th November, American
Actor

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

Christopher Robin MilneChristopher Robin Milne
21st August, British
Author
Frank HerbertFrank Herbert
8th October, American
Writer

John Paul StevensJohn Paul Stevens
20th April, American
Navy officer, Judge, Lawyer
Jack WebbJack Webb
2nd April, American
Actor

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

Neville BrandNeville Brand
13th August, American
Actor
Virginia MayoVirginia Mayo
30th November, American
Actress

Stan MusialStan Musial
21st November, American
Baseball Player
Ross MartinRoss Martin
22nd March, Polish, American
Actors

Ray HarryhausenRay Harryhausen
29th June, British, American
Artist

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

Clive DunnClive Dunn
9th January, British
Actor
Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
8th May, Finnish
Painter, Illustrator

James DobsonJames Dobson
2nd October, American
Actor
Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
30th November, American
Murderer

Bill CullenBill Cullen
18th February, American
Actor
Pamela HarrimanPamela Harriman
20th March, British
Diplomat, Socialite

Paul FreesPaul Frees
22nd June, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Dub actor, Film actor,
Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
18th February, Polish, American
Military personnel, Soldier