Famous People Born In 1921

Discover the most famous people born in 1921. The list includes people like Verghese Kurien, Nancy Reagan, Sugar Ray Robinson, Charles Bronson, Gene Roddenberry and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, actresses and poets born in 1921. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Charles BronsonCharles Bronson
3rd November, American
Rodney DangerfieldRodney Dangerfield
22nd November, American
Actor, Comedian

John GlennJohn Glenn
18th July, American
Tthe First American to Orbit the Earth

P. V. Narasimha RaoP. V. Narasimha Rao
28th June, Indian
Prime Minister of India

Lana TurnerLana Turner
8th February, American

Chuck ConnorsChuck Connors
10th April, American
Nancy ReaganNancy Reagan
6th July, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Satyajit RaySatyajit Ray
2nd May, Indian
Indian filmmaker

Sugar Ray RobinsonSugar Ray Robinson
3rd May, American
Former Welterweight and Middleweight Boxing

Brian KeithBrian Keith
14th November, American
Gene RoddenberryGene Roddenberry
19th August, American

Jane RussellJane Russell
21st June, American
Deborah Kerr Deborah Kerr
30th September, British

Jackie StalloneJackie Stallone
29th November, American

Abe VigodaAbe Vigoda
24th February, American
Steve AllenSteve Allen
26th December, American

Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
28th August, American
Vasily StalinVasily Stalin
21st March, Russian
Joseph Stalin's Son

James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
1st October, American

Tommy CooperTommy Cooper
19th March, British
Sophie SchollSophie Scholl
9th May, German
Anti-Nazi Activist

John RawlsJohn Rawls
21st February, American
American Philosopher
Judy Holliday Judy Holliday
21st June, American

R K LaxmanR. K. Laxman
24th October, Indian
Cartoonist & Creator of 'The Common Man"

John AgarJohn Agar
31st January, American

Paulo FreirePaulo Freire
19th September, Brazilian
Educator and Philosopher
Ben BradleeBen Bradlee
26th August, American
Newspaper Editor & Journalist
Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11th August, American

Betty FriedanBetty Friedan
4th February, American
Feminist, Writer

Verghese KurienVerghese Kurien
26th November, Indian
Social Entrepreneur

Andrei SakharovAndrei Sakharov
21st May, Russian
The Father of Soviet nuclear bomb’
Alexis SmithAlexis Smith
8th June, Canadian

Leo PennLeo Penn
27th August, American

Sheb WooleySheb Wooley
10th April, American

John LindsayJohn Lindsay
24th November, American
Politician, Former Mayor of New York City

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Simone SignoretSimone Signoret
25th March, French
Prince PhilipPrince Philip
10th June, Danish, Greek
Prince consort

Nancy KellyNancy Kelly
25th March, American
Kenneth ArrowKenneth Arrow
23rd August, American
Economist & Political Theorist

Herschel GrynszpanHerschel Grynszpan
28th March, German, Polish

George Roy HillGeorge Roy Hill
20th December, American
Film Director
Rosalyn Sussman YalowRosalyn Sussman Yalow
19th July, American
Medical Physicist

Jack SteinbergerJack Steinberger
25th May, American
Karel Appel Karel Appel
25th April, Dutch
Painter, Sculptor, Poet

Jack ClaytonJack Clayton
1st March, British
Film Director

Arthur Leonard Schawlow Arthur Leonard Schawlow
5th May, American

Michael CacoyannisMichael Cacoyannis
11th June, Greek
Film Director

Geoffrey Wilkinson Geoffrey Wilkinson
14th July, British
Billie Mae RichardsBillie Mae Richards
21st November, Canadian
Voice Actress

Robert Bruce Merrifield Robert Bruce Merrifield
15th July, American

Blaže KoneskiBlaže Koneski
19th December, Macedonian

Oskar Gröning Oskar Groening
10th June, German
War Criminal
Alexander DubcekAlexander Dubcek
27th November, Czech, Slovak

Jonas KubiliusJonas Kubilius
27th July, Lithuanian
Pham DuyPham Duy
5th October, American

James DoughertyJames Dougherty
12th April, American
Marilyn Monroe’s First Husband

Gerard DebreuGerard Debreu
4th July, French, American
Prince Philip, Duke of EdinburghPrince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
10th June, Greek
Prince consort

Jean, Grand Duke of LuxembourgJean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
5th January, Luxembourgian
Grand Duke
Peter UstinovPeter Ustinov
16th April, British

Alan Hale Jr.Alan Hale Jr.
8th March, American

Jake LaMottaJake LaMotta
10th July, American
Boxer, Film actor, Stage actor
Donna ReedDonna Reed
27th January, American
American film actress

Betty HuttonBetty Hutton
26th February
film actor, singer, stage actor, television actor
8th June, Indonesian
Politician, Military personnel

Stanley HoStanley Ho
25th November, Chinese
Politician, Entrepreneur

Fahd of Saudi ArabiaFahd of Saudi Arabia
16th March, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Esther WilliamsEsther Williams
8th August, American
American swimmer
Dirk BogardeDirk Bogarde
28th March, British
English actor
Lynn ComptonLynn Compton
31st December, American
Lawyer, Police officer, Judge

Louis JourdanLouis Jourdan
19th June, French
Stage actor, Film actor

Françoise GilotFrançoise Gilot
26th November, French, American
Painter, Choreographer, Model

Harald QuandtHarald Quandt
1st November, German
Entrepreneur, Aviator
Seretse KhamaSeretse Khama
1st July, Botswanan

Gianni AgnelliGianni Agnelli
12th March, Italian
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Politician, Businessperson

John MoneyJohn Money
8th July, New Zealander, American
Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Physician, University

Jean-Bédel BokassaJean-Bédel Bokassa
22nd February, Cental African

Alan FreedAlan Freed
15th December, American
Disc jockey, Radio personality
Hua GuofengHua Guofeng
16th February, Chinese

Mario LanzaMario Lanza
31st January, American
Actor, singer
Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith
30th November, American

Yves MontandYves Montand
13th October, French, Italian
Film actor, Actor, Chansonnier, Singer,

Murray BookchinMurray Bookchin
14th January, American
Writer, Historian, Philosopher, University
Monty HallMonty Hall
25th August, Canadian
Television presenter, Actor, Journalist

William AsherWilliam Asher
8th August, American
Deanna DurbinDeanna Durbin
4th December, Canadian
Actor, Singer, Musician, Opera singer, Film actor

Violette SzaboViolette Szabo
26th June, French

Alida ValliAlida Valli
31st May, Italian
Actor, Singer

John OsteenJohn Osteen
21st August, American
Non-fiction writer
Roy CampanellaRoy Campanella
19th November, American
Baseball player

Joseph BeuysJoseph Beuys
12th May, German
Sculptor, Choreographer, Painter, University
Maurice RichardMaurice Richard
4th August, Canadian
Ice hockey player

Jean ShepherdJean Shepherd
26th July, American
Actor, Radio personality

Donald CampbellDonald Campbell
23rd March, British
Racecar driver

Sahir LudhianviSahir Ludhianvi
8th March, Indian
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Hugh DownsHugh Downs
14th February, American
Composer, Journalist, Actor