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.

Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18th February, American
Novelist
Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
11th March, American
Media Mogul

William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
22nd March, Canadian
Actor, Producer

James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
17th January, American
Actor

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

Jim JonesJim Jones
13th May, American
Cult Leader
James DeanJames Dean
8th February, American
Actor

Robert DuvallRobert Duvall
5th January, American
Actor, Director

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

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

Olympia DukakisOlympia Dukakis
20th June, American
Actress
Boris YeltsinBoris Yeltsin
1st February, Russian
 

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
17th September, American
Actress

Rip TornRip Torn
6th February, American
Actor
Desmond TutuDesmond Tutu
7th October, South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist

A.P.J. Abdul KalamA.P.J. Abdul Kalam
15th October, Indian
Former President of India
Mickey MantleMickey Mantle
20th October, American
Baseball Player

Larry HagmanLarry Hagman
21st September, American
Actor

Charles Nelson ReillyCharles Nelson Reilly
13th January, American
Actor
Dan RatherDan Rather
31st October, American
Journalist

Mike NicholsMike Nichols
6th November, American
Film Director, Theater Director, Film Producer
Ram DassRam Dass
6th April, American
Spiritual Teacher

Dominic ChianeseDominic Chianese
24th February, American
Actor

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

Jack SwigertJack Swigert
30th August, American
Astronaut
Daniel EllsbergDaniel Ellsberg
7th April, American
Activist
Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
1st July, French
Actress

Della ReeseDella Reese
6th July, American
Singer, Actress

Mamie Van DorenMamie Van Doren
6th February, American
Actress

Martin MilnerMartin Milner
28th December, American
Actor
Carroll BakerCarroll Baker
28th May, American
Actress

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Hal LindenHal Linden
31st March, American
Actor

Barbara BainBarbara Bain
13th September, American
Actress

David JanssenDavid Janssen
27th March, American
Actor

Tom WolfeTom Wolfe
2nd March, American
American author
Alice MunroAlice Munro
10th July, Canadian
 

V P SinghV. P. Singh
25th June, Indian
Eighth Prime Minister of India
James TolkanJames Tolkan
20th June, American
Actor

Robert MorseRobert Morse
18th May, American
Actor

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

Dave MaddenDave Madden
17th December, Canadian, American
Actor

Ernie BanksErnie Banks
31st January, American
Baseball Player

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

Dean SmithDean Smith
28th February, American
Basketball Coach

John Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
31st May, American
Physicist

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

Adolfo Pérez EsquivelAdolfo Pérez Esquivel
26th November, Argentinian
Human Rights Activist
Tomas TranstromerTomas Tranströmer
15th April, Swedish
Poet

Burton RichterBurton Richter
22nd March, American
Physicist

James CroninJames Cronin
29th September, American
Physicist
Johannes RauJohannes Rau
16th January, German
Former President of Germany

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

Don KingDon King
20th August, American
 

Gustav NossalGustav Nossal
4th June, Australian
Immunologist
Raul CastroRaul Castro
3rd June, Cuban
President of the Council of State of Cuba

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

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

Anatoly DyatlovAnatoly Dyatlov
3rd March, Ukrainian, Russian
Engineer

RajneeshRajneesh
11th December, Indian
Teacher, Writer, Autobiographer, Guru
Marla GibbsMarla Gibbs
14th June, American
Actress

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

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

Angie DickinsonAngie Dickinson
30th September, American
American actress

Regis PhilbinRegis Philbin
25th August, American
Actor, Voice actor, Television presenter, Singer,
Jerry Van DykeJerry Van Dyke
27th July, American
Actor

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

Larry SilversteinLarry Silverstein
30th May, American
Businessman
Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13th April, British
Screenwriter, Librettist

Bob GibsonBob Gibson
16th November, American
Singer

Marshall ApplewhiteMarshall Applewhite
17th May, American
Religious leader

Tom LaughlinTom Laughlin
10th August, American
Actor
Romila ThaparRomila Thapar
30th November, Indian
Historian, University teacher

Rip TaylorRip Taylor
13th January, American
Actor
Robert StephensRobert Stephens
14th July, British
Actor

Clive CusslerClive Cussler
15th July, American
Novelist
Roger PenroseRoger Penrose
8th August, British
Mathematician, Physicist, Writer, Philosopher,

Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24th September, British
Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer,
Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
29th September, Swedish
Actor, Model, Film actor, Beauty pageant