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.

Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
11th March, American
Media Mogul
William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
22nd March, Canadian
Actor, Producer

Mikhail GorbachevMikhail Gorbachev
2nd March, Russian
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

James DeanJames Dean
8th February, American
Actor

Robert DuvallRobert Duvall
5th January, American
Actor

Jim JonesJim Jones
13th May, American
Cult Leader
James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
17th January, American
Actor

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26th March, American
Actor

Sam CookeSam Cooke
22nd January, American
Singer-songwriter
Barbara EdenBarbara Eden
23rd August, American
Actress

Boris YeltsinBoris Yeltsin
1st February, Russian
 
Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
17th September, American
Actress

Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18th February, American
Novelist

Rip TornRip Torn
6th February, American
Actor

Larry HagmanLarry Hagman
21st September, American
Actor

Mickey MantleMickey Mantle
20th October, American
Baseball Player
Desmond TutuDesmond Tutu
7th October, South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist

Dan RatherDan Rather
31st October, American
Journalist

Ram DassRam Dass
6th April, American
Spiritual Teacher

Anatoly DyatlovAnatoly Dyatlov
3rd March, Ukrainian, Russian
Nuclear Engineer
Willie MaysWillie Mays
6th May, American
Former Professional Baseball Star

Charles Nelson ReillyCharles Nelson Reilly
13th January, American
Actor
Martin MilnerMartin Milner
28th December, American
Actor

Mike NicholsMike Nichols
6th November, American
Film Director, Theater Director, Film Producer

Olympia DukakisOlympia Dukakis
20th June, American
Actress
Dominic ChianeseDominic Chianese
24th February, American
Actor

David JanssenDavid Janssen
27th March, American
Actor
Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
1st July, French
Actress

Della ReeseDella Reese
6th July, American
Singer, Actress

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

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Roger PenroseRoger Penrose
8th August, British
Mathematician
Daniel EllsbergDaniel Ellsberg
7th April, American
Activist

Jack SwigertJack Swigert
30th August, American
Astronaut

Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24th September, British
Actor

Carroll BakerCarroll Baker
28th May, American
Actress
Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
29th September, Swedish
Actress
Mamie Van DorenMamie Van Doren
6th February, American
Actress

Darla HoodDarla Hood
8th November, American
Actress

Hal LindenHal Linden
31st March, American
Actor

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10th July, Canadian
 
James TolkanJames Tolkan
20th June, American
Actor

Dean SmithDean Smith
28th February, American
Basketball Coach

Isabel Martínez de PerónIsabel Martínez de Perón
4th February, Argentinian
Former President of Argentina

Ernie BanksErnie Banks
31st January, American
Baseball Player

Robert MorseRobert Morse
18th May, American
Actor
Jackie MasonJackie Mason
9th June, American
American comedian

Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
27th May, Egyptian
Actress
Alvin AileyAlvin Ailey
5th January, American
Choreographer

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

Dave MaddenDave Madden
17th December, Canadian, American
Actor
Norman TebbitNorman Tebbit
29th March, British
Member of Parliament

Mwai KibakiMwai Kibaki
15th November, Kenyan
Former President of Kenya
Sri ChinmoySri Chinmoy
27th August, Indian
Indian spiritual leader

Ronald DworkinRonald Dworkin
11th December, American
Philosopher

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

Abdulfattah Jandali Abdulfattah Jandali
15th March, Syrian, American
Steve Jobs' Biological Father

John BaldessariJohn Baldessari
7th June, American
 
Alan K. SimpsonAlan K. Simpson
2nd September, American
Former United States Senator

Johannes RauJohannes Rau
16th January, German
Former President of Germany

John McVayJohn McVay
5th January, American
American Football Coach

John Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
31st May, American
Physicist
Tomas TranstromerTomas Tranströmer
15th April, Swedish
Poet

Adolfo Pérez EsquivelAdolfo Pérez Esquivel
26th November, Argentinian
Human Rights Activist
Don KingDon King
20th August, American
 

Hamilton Othanel SmithHamilton O. Smith
23rd August, American
Microbiologist

Burton RichterBurton Richter
22nd March, American
Physicist
Raul CastroRaul Castro
3rd June, Cuban
President of the Council of State of Cuba

James CroninJames Cronin
29th September, American
Physicist
Maggie JohnsonMaggie Johnson
30th November, American
Clint Eastwood’s First Wife

Martinus J. G. VeltmanMartinus J. G. Veltman
27th June, Dutch
Theoretical Physicist

Gustav NossalGustav Nossal
4th June, Australian
Immunologist
Osho RajneeshOsho Rajneesh
11th December, Indian
One of the most controversial spiritual leaders

Mohammad AliMohammad Ali
19th April, Pakistani
Actor
Anthony De MelloAnthony De Mello
4th September, Indian
Authored books related to spirituality, lectures

David Morris LeeDavid Morris Lee
20th January, American
Physicist

Larry A. SilversteinLarry A. Silverstein
30th May, American
Businessman

Claire BoomClaire Boom
15th February, British
Actress
Regis PhilbinRegis Philbin
25th August, American
Actor
Ian HolmIan Holm
12th September, British
Actor

Angie DickinsonAngie Dickinson
30th September, American
American actress

Rita MorenoRita Moreno
11th December, American
Actor, Musician, Singer, Stage actor, Television

Shammi KapoorShammi Kapoor
21st October, Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor
Ike TurnerIke Turner
5th November, American
Guitarist, Pianist, Actor, Singer-songwriter,

Diana DorsDiana Dors
23rd October, British
Actress

Michael LonsdaleMichael Lonsdale
24th May, French
Actor, Television actor, Film actor

Maggie PierceMaggie Pierce
24th October, American
Actress

Jerry Van DykeJerry Van Dyke
27th July, American
Actor
George JonesGeorge Jones
12th September, American
Musician

Tab HunterTab Hunter
11th July, American
Actor
Terence ConranTerence Conran
4th October, British
Designer

Marshall ApplewhiteMarshall Applewhite
17th May, American
Religious leader
Philip Baker HallPhilip Baker Hall
10th September, American
Actor
Albert DeSalvoAlbert DeSalvo
3rd September, American
Murderer, Criminal