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.

Prince PhilipPrince Philip
10th June, British
Husband of Queen Elizabeth II
Charles BronsonCharles Bronson
3rd November, Lithuanian, American
Actor

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

Satyajit RaySatyajit Ray
2nd May, Indian
Indian filmmaker

Rodney DangerfieldRodney Dangerfield
22nd November, American
Actor, Comedian

P. V. Narasimha RaoP. V. Narasimha Rao
28th June, Indian
Prime Minister of India
Chuck ConnorsChuck Connors
10th April, American
Actor

Lana TurnerLana Turner
8th February, American
Actress

Sugar Ray RobinsonSugar Ray Robinson
3rd May, American
Former Welterweight and Middleweight Boxing
Nancy ReaganNancy Reagan
6th July, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Sophie SchollSophie Scholl
9th May, German
Anti-Nazi Activist
Brian KeithBrian Keith
14th November, American
Actor

Gene RoddenberryGene Roddenberry
19th August, American
 

Tommy CooperTommy Cooper
19th March, British
Comedian

Eunice Kennedy ShriverEunice Kennedy Shriver
10th July, American
Philanthropist

Vasily StalinVasily Stalin
21st March, Russian
Joseph Stalin's Son
Jane RussellJane Russell
21st June, American
Actress

Deborah Kerr Deborah Kerr
30th September, British
Actress

Abe VigodaAbe Vigoda
24th February, American
Actor

Steve AllenSteve Allen
26th December, American
 
James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
1st October, American
Actor

Jackie StalloneJackie Stallone
29th November, American
Astrologer
Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
28th August, American
Actress

John RawlsJohn Rawls
21st February, American
American Philosopher

Betty FriedanBetty Friedan
4th February, American
Feminist, Writer
Jean-Bédel BokassaJean-Bédel Bokassa
22nd February, Central African
2nd President of the Central African Republic

Judy Holliday Judy Holliday
21st June, American
Actress
Simone SignoretSimone Signoret
25th March, French
Actress

Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11th August, American
Writer

Paulo FreirePaulo Freire
19th September, Brazilian
Educator and Philosopher
John AgarJohn Agar
31st January, American
Actor

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Leo PennLeo Penn
27th August, American
Actor
Sheb WooleySheb Wooley
10th April, American
Actor

Andrei SakharovAndrei Sakharov
21st May, Russian
The Father of Soviet nuclear bomb’

Frank ThorntonFrank Thornton
15th January, British
Actor

Ben BradleeBen Bradlee
26th August, American
Newspaper Editor & Journalist
Verghese KurienVerghese Kurien
26th November, Indian
Social Entrepreneur
Jean, Grand Duke of LuxembourgJean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
5th January, Luxembourgian
Former Grand Duke of Luxembourg

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

Alexis SmithAlexis Smith
8th June, Canadian
Actress

Oskar Gröning Oskar Groening
10th June, German
War Criminal
John LindsayJohn Lindsay
24th November, American
Politician, Former Mayor of New York City

Alexander DubcekAlexander Dubcek
27th November, Czech, Slovak
Politician

Jean ShepherdJean Shepherd
26th July, American
Radio personality

Herschel GrynszpanHerschel Grynszpan
28th March, German, Polish
Murderer

George Roy HillGeorge Roy Hill
20th December, American
Film Director
Nancy KellyNancy Kelly
25th March, American
Actress

Kenneth ArrowKenneth Arrow
23rd August, American
Economist & Political Theorist
Jack ClaytonJack Clayton
1st March, British
Film Director

Rosalyn Sussman YalowRosalyn Sussman Yalow
19th July, American
Medical Physicist

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

Michael CacoyannisMichael Cacoyannis
11th June, Greek
Film Director
Billie Mae RichardsBillie Mae Richards
21st November, Canadian
Voice Actress

Blaže KoneskiBlaže Koneski
19th December, Macedonian
Poet

Arthur Leonard Schawlow Arthur Leonard Schawlow
5th May, American
Physicist

Pham DuyPham Duy
5th October, American
Songwriter

Gerard DebreuGerard Debreu
4th July, French, American
Economist
Geoffrey Wilkinson Geoffrey Wilkinson
14th July, British
Chemist

Robert Bruce Merrifield Robert Bruce Merrifield
15th July, American
Biochemist

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

Jonas KubiliusJonas Kubilius
27th July, Lithuanian
Mathematician
Peter UstinovPeter Ustinov
16th April, British
Actor

John MoneyJohn Money
8th July, New Zealander, American
Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Physician, University
Alan Hale Jr.Alan Hale Jr.
8th March, American
Actor

Michael of RomaniaMichael of Romania
25th October, Swiss
King

Dirk BogardeDirk Bogarde
28th March, British
English actor
Gianni AgnelliGianni Agnelli
12th March, Italian
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Politician, Businessperson

Donna ReedDonna Reed
27th January, American
American film actress
Seretse KhamaSeretse Khama
1st July, Botswanan
Politician

Esther WilliamsEsther Williams
8th August, American
American swimmer

SuhartoSuharto
8th June, Indonesian
Politician, Military personnel
Mary JacksonMary Jackson
9th April, American
Mathematician

Carol ChanningCarol Channing
31st January, American
Actress
Fahd of Saudi ArabiaFahd of Saudi Arabia
16th March, Saudi Arabian
King

Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith
19th January, American
Novelist

Jesse HelmsJesse Helms
18th October, American
Politician

Gordon MacRaeGordon MacRae
12th March, American
Actor
Tom PostonTom Poston
17th October, American
Actor
Ástor PiazzollaÁstor Piazzolla
11th March, Argentinian
Argentine composer

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

Peter SallisPeter Sallis
1st February, British
Actor

Harald QuandtHarald Quandt
1st November, German
Entrepreneur, Aviator
William AsherWilliam Asher
8th August, American
Producer

Lynn ComptonLynn Compton
31st December, American
Lawyer, Police officer, Judge

Hua GuofengHua Guofeng
16th February, Chinese
Politician

Harry Carey Jr.Harry Carey Jr.
16th May, American
Actor

Louis JourdanLouis Jourdan
19th June, French
Actor
Fawzia Fuad of EgyptFawzia Fuad of Egypt
5th November, Egyptian
Queen

Betty HuttonBetty Hutton
26th February
film actor, singer, stage actor, television actor
Jim GarrisonJim Garrison
20th November, American
Attorney

Alida ValliAlida Valli
31st May, Italian
Actor, Singer
Mario LanzaMario Lanza
31st January, American
Actor, singer
Yves MontandYves Montand
13th October, French, Italian
Actor