Famous People Born In 1931

Discover the most famous people born in 1931. The list includes people like A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, James Dean, James Earl Jones, Rupert Murdoch, Mikhail Gorbachev and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, poets and playwrights born in 1931. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Canada and many more countries.

Mikhail GorbachevMikhail Gorbachev
2nd March, Russian, Russian
Former President of the former USSR
James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
17th January, American
Actor

William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
22nd March, Canadian
Actor, Producer

James DeanJames Dean
8th February, American
Actor

Jim JonesJim Jones
13th May, American
Cult Leader

Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
11th March, American
Media Mogul
Boris YeltsinBoris Yeltsin
1st February, Russian
 

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26th March, American
Actor, Author, Film Director

Robert DuvallRobert Duvall
5th January, American
Actor, Director

Sam CookeSam Cooke
22nd January, American
Singer and Songwriter
Olympia DukakisOlympia Dukakis
20th June, American
Actress

Barbara EdenBarbara Eden
23rd August, American
Actress
Rip TornRip Torn
6th February, American
Actor

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
17th September, American
Actress

Mickey MantleMickey Mantle
20th October, American
Baseball Player
Larry HagmanLarry Hagman
21st September, American
Actor

Willie MaysWillie Mays
6th May, American
Former Professional Baseball Star
Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18th February, American
American novelist

Charles Nelson ReillyCharles Nelson Reilly
13th January, American
Actor

Desmond TutuDesmond Tutu
7th October, South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist
Dan RatherDan Rather
31st October, American
Journalist

Mike NicholsMike Nichols
6th November, American
Film Director, Theater Director, Film Producer
Dominic ChianeseDominic Chianese
24th February, American
Actor

V P SinghV. P. Singh
25th June, Indian
Eighth Prime Minister of India

Jack SwigertJack Swigert
30th August, American
Astronaut

Ram DassRam Dass
6th April, American
Spiritual Teacher
Daniel EllsbergDaniel Ellsberg
7th April, American
Activist
Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
1st July, French
Actress

Della ReeseDella Reese
6th July, American
Singer, Actress

Martin MilnerMartin Milner
28th December, American
Actor

Tom WolfeTom Wolfe
2nd March, American
American author
Barbara BainBarbara Bain
13th September, American
Actress

David JanssenDavid Janssen
27th March, American
Actor

A.P.J. Abdul KalamA.P.J. Abdul Kalam
15th October, Indian
Former President of India

Carroll BakerCarroll Baker
28th May, American
Actress

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Isabel Martínez de PerónIsabel Martínez de Perón
4th February, Argentinian
Former President of Argentina
Alvin AileyAlvin Ailey
5th January, American
Choreographer

Robert MorseRobert Morse
18th May, American
Actor
Ernie BanksErnie Banks
31st January, American
Baseball Player

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10th July, Canadian
 

Jackie MasonJackie Mason
9th June, American
American comedian
Darla HoodDarla Hood
8th November, American
Actress

Dean SmithDean Smith
28th February, American
Basketball Coach
Sri ChinmoySri Chinmoy
27th August, Indian
Indian spiritual leader

Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
27th May, Egyptian
Actress

Mwai KibakiMwai Kibaki
15th November, Kenyan
Former President of Kenya

Alan K. SimpsonAlan K. Simpson
2nd September, American
Former United States Senator

John BaldessariJohn Baldessari
7th June, American
 
Johannes RauJohannes Rau
16th January, German
Former President of Germany

Tomas TranstromerTomas Tranströmer
15th April, Swedish
Poet

Don KingDon King
20th August, American
 

Osho RajneeshOsho Rajneesh
11th December, Indian
One of the most controversial spiritual leaders
Adolfo Pérez EsquivelAdolfo Pérez Esquivel
26th November, Argentinian
Human Rights Activist

Gustav NossalGustav Nossal
4th June, Australian
Immunologist
Burton RichterBurton Richter
22nd March, American
Physicist

John Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
31st May, American
Physicist

Raul CastroRaul Castro
3rd June, Cuban
President of the Council of State of Cuba
James CroninJames Cronin
29th September, American
Physicist

Hamilton Othanel SmithHamilton O. Smith
23rd August, American
Microbiologist
Martinus J. G. VeltmanMartinus J. G. Veltman
27th June, Dutch
Theoretical Physicist

Anthony De MelloAnthony De Mello
4th September, Indian
Authored books related to spirituality, lectures

Mohammad AliMohammad Ali
19th April, Pakistani
Actor
David Morris LeeDavid Morris Lee
20th January, American
Physicist

Abdulfattah Jandali Abdulfattah Jandali
15th March, Syrian, American
Steve Jobs' Biological Father
Claire BoomClaire Boom
15th February, British
Actress

Anatoly DyatlovAnatoly Dyatlov
3rd March, Ukrainian, Russian
Engineer

RajneeshRajneesh
11th December, Indian
Teacher, Writer, Autobiographer, Guru

Rita MorenoRita Moreno
11th December, American
Actor, Musician, Singer, Stage actor, Television
Silvia PinalSilvia Pinal
12th September, Mexican
Politician, Television actor, Film actor, Stage
Angie DickinsonAngie Dickinson
30th September, American
American actress

Ike TurnerIke Turner
5th November, American
Guitarist, Pianist, Actor, Singer-songwriter,

Regis PhilbinRegis Philbin
25th August, American
Actor, Voice actor, Television presenter, Singer,

George JonesGeorge Jones
30th November
Songwriter, Singer
Diana DorsDiana Dors
23rd October, British
Actress

Ian HolmIan Holm
12th September, British
Actor

Tab HunterTab Hunter
11th July, American
Actor

Shammi KapoorShammi Kapoor
21st October, Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Hal LindenHal Linden
31st March, American
Theater Actor, Television Actor
Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24th September, British
Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer,

Roger PenroseRoger Penrose
8th August, British
Mathematician, Physicist, Writer, Philosopher,
Mitzi GaynorMitzi Gaynor
4th September, American
American actress

Carl BrashearCarl Brashear
19th January, American
Sailor

Boston StranglerBoston Strangler
3rd September, American
Criminal
Nasir HussainNasir Hussain
3rd February, Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
4th July, American, Northern Irish
Actor
Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
29th September, Swedish
Actor, Model, Film actor, Beauty pageant

Philip Baker HallPhilip Baker Hall
10th September, American
Actor

Albert DeSalvoAlbert DeSalvo
3rd September, American
Murderer, Criminal

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13th April, British
Screenwriter, Librettist
Skeeter DavisSkeeter Davis
30th December, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Writer, Children's

John GavinJohn Gavin
30th November, American
Film Actor, Diplomat, Television Actor
William GoldmanWilliam Goldman
12th August, American
Novelist

Les DawsonLes Dawson
2nd February, British
 

Lilly PulitzerLilly Pulitzer
10th November, American
Designer, Socialite

Romila ThaparRomila Thapar
30th November, Indian
Historian, University teacher
Allen KleinAllen Klein
18th December, American
Record producer, Talent agent, Entrepreneur,