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.

Jim JonesJim Jones
13th May, American
Cult Leader
Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
11th March, American
Media Mogul

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

William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
22nd March, Canadian
Actor, Producer

James DeanJames Dean
8th February, American
Actor

James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
17th January, American
Actor
Robert DuvallRobert Duvall
5th January, American
Actor, Director

Sam CookeSam Cooke
22nd January, American
Singer and Songwriter

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26th March, American
Actor, Author, Film Director
Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18th February, American
Novelist

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

Rip TornRip Torn
6th February, American
Actor

Barbara EdenBarbara Eden
23rd August, American
Actress

Mickey MantleMickey Mantle
20th October, American
Baseball Player

Anatoly DyatlovAnatoly Dyatlov
3rd March, Ukrainian, Russian
Nuclear Engineer
Desmond TutuDesmond Tutu
7th October, South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist

Ram DassRam Dass
6th April, American
Spiritual Teacher

Willie MaysWillie Mays
6th May, American
Former Professional Baseball Star

Dan RatherDan Rather
31st October, American
Journalist
Larry HagmanLarry Hagman
21st September, American
Actor

Jack SwigertJack Swigert
30th August, American
Astronaut
Charles Nelson ReillyCharles Nelson Reilly
13th January, American
Actor

Martin MilnerMartin Milner
28th December, American
Actor

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

Olympia DukakisOlympia Dukakis
20th June, American
Actress
Dean SmithDean Smith
28th February, American
Basketball Coach

Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
1st July, French
Actress

Daniel EllsbergDaniel Ellsberg
7th April, American
Activist
Tom WolfeTom Wolfe
2nd March, American
American author

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Carroll BakerCarroll Baker
28th May, American
Actress
David JanssenDavid Janssen
27th March, American
Actor

Della ReeseDella Reese
6th July, American
Singer, Actress

Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24th September, British
Actor

Mamie Van DorenMamie Van Doren
6th February, American
Actress
Barbara BainBarbara Bain
13th September, American
Actress
Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
29th September, Swedish
Actress

Robert MorseRobert Morse
18th May, American
Actor

Hal LindenHal Linden
31st March, American
Actor

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

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

Alvin AileyAlvin Ailey
5th January, American
Choreographer

Jackie MasonJackie Mason
9th June, American
American comedian

Darla HoodDarla Hood
8th November, American
Actress
Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
27th May, Egyptian
Actress

Ernie BanksErnie Banks
31st January, American
Baseball Player
V P SinghV. P. Singh
25th June, Indian
Eighth Prime Minister of India

Dave MaddenDave Madden
17th December, Canadian, American
Actor

Ronald DworkinRonald Dworkin
11th December, American
Philosopher
Mwai KibakiMwai Kibaki
15th November, Kenyan
Former President of Kenya

Norman TebbitNorman Tebbit
29th March, British
Member of Parliament
Sri ChinmoySri Chinmoy
27th August, Indian
Indian spiritual leader

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

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 Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
31st May, American
Physicist

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

Tomas TranstromerTomas Tranströmer
15th April, Swedish
Poet

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

Burton RichterBurton Richter
22nd March, American
Physicist
Hamilton Othanel SmithHamilton O. Smith
23rd August, American
Microbiologist

John McVayJohn McVay
5th January, American
American Football Coach

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

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

Maggie JohnsonMaggie Johnson
30th November, American
Clint Eastwood’s First Wife
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

Ian HolmIan Holm
12th September, British
Actor
Shammi KapoorShammi Kapoor
21st October, Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor
Angie DickinsonAngie Dickinson
30th September, American
American actress

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

Regis PhilbinRegis Philbin
25th August, American
Actor

Tab HunterTab Hunter
11th July, American
Actor
Ike TurnerIke Turner
5th November, American
Guitarist, Pianist, Actor, Singer-songwriter,

David WilkersonDavid Wilkerson
19th May, American
Evangelist

Maggie PierceMaggie Pierce
24th October, American
Actress

George JonesGeorge Jones
12th September, American
Musician

Diana DorsDiana Dors
23rd October, British
Actress
Marshall ApplewhiteMarshall Applewhite
17th May, American
Religious leader

Jerry Van DykeJerry Van Dyke
27th July, American
Actor
Clive CusslerClive Cussler
15th July, American
Novelist

Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
4th July, American, Northern Irish
Actor
Roger PenroseRoger Penrose
8th August, British
Mathematician
Les DawsonLes Dawson
2nd February, British