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.

James DeanJames Dean
8th February, American
Actor
Mikhail GorbachevMikhail Gorbachev
2nd March, Russian
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
11th March, American
Media Mogul

James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
17th January, American
Actor

Jim JonesJim Jones
13th May, American
Cult Leader

William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
22nd March, Canadian
Actor, Producer
Ram DassRam Dass
6th April, American
Spiritual Teacher

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
Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
17th September, American
Actress

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

Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18th February, American
Novelist

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

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

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

Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
1st July, French
Actress
Mike NicholsMike Nichols
6th November, American
Film Director, Theater Director, Film Producer

Dominic ChianeseDominic Chianese
24th February, American
Actor

Jack SwigertJack Swigert
30th August, American
Astronaut

Daniel EllsbergDaniel Ellsberg
7th April, American
Activist
Willie MaysWillie Mays
6th May, American
Former Professional Baseball Star
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
Hal LindenHal Linden
31st March, American
Actor

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Barbara BainBarbara Bain
13th September, American
Actress

Tom WolfeTom Wolfe
2nd March, American
American author

David JanssenDavid Janssen
27th March, American
Actor

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10th July, Canadian
 
Isabel Martínez de PerónIsabel Martínez de Perón
4th February, Argentinian
Former President of Argentina

James TolkanJames Tolkan
20th June, American
Actor
Robert MorseRobert Morse
18th May, American
Actor

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

Alvin AileyAlvin Ailey
5th January, American
Choreographer
Darla HoodDarla Hood
8th November, American
Actress

Dean SmithDean Smith
28th February, American
Basketball Coach
Jackie MasonJackie Mason
9th June, American
American comedian

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

Dave MaddenDave Madden
17th December, Canadian, American
Actor

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

Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
27th May, Egyptian
Actress
Sri ChinmoySri Chinmoy
27th August, Indian
Indian spiritual leader

Ernie BanksErnie Banks
31st January, American
Baseball Player

John McVayJohn McVay
5th January, American
American Football Coach

John BaldessariJohn Baldessari
7th June, American
 
John Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
31st May, American
Physicist

Alan K. SimpsonAlan K. Simpson
2nd September, American
Former United States Senator
Adolfo Pérez EsquivelAdolfo Pérez Esquivel
26th November, Argentinian
Human Rights Activist

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

Tomas TranstromerTomas Tranströmer
15th April, Swedish
Poet
James CroninJames Cronin
29th September, American
Physicist

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

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

Gustav NossalGustav Nossal
4th June, Australian
Immunologist
Don KingDon King
20th August, American
 

Osho RajneeshOsho Rajneesh
11th December, Indian
One of the most controversial spiritual leaders
Raul CastroRaul Castro
3rd June, Cuban
President of the Council of State of Cuba

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
Marla GibbsMarla Gibbs
14th June, American
Actress

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

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, 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
Nasir HussainNasir Hussain
3rd February, Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Shammi KapoorShammi Kapoor
21st October, Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor
Junior JohnsonJunior Johnson
28th June, American
Racing driver

Gavin MacLeodGavin MacLeod
28th February, American
Actor

Bob GibsonBob Gibson
16th November, American
Singer

Marshall ApplewhiteMarshall Applewhite
17th May, American
Religious leader
Tom LaughlinTom Laughlin
10th August, American
Actor

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

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13th April, British
Screenwriter, Librettist
Edwin MeeseEdwin Meese
2nd December, American
Lawyer

Carl BrashearCarl Brashear
19th January, American
Sailor
Buddy RyanBuddy Ryan
17th February, American
American football player, Head coach