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
James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
17th January, American
Actor

Mikhail GorbachevMikhail Gorbachev
2nd March, Russian, Russian
Former President of the former USSR

William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
22nd March, Canadian
Actor, Producer

Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
11th March, American
Media Mogul

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

Boris YeltsinBoris Yeltsin
1st February, Russian
 

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

Olympia DukakisOlympia Dukakis
20th June, American
Actress
Barbara EdenBarbara Eden
23rd August, American
Actress

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
17th September, American
Actress

Rip TornRip Torn
6th February, American
Actor
Mickey MantleMickey Mantle
20th October, American
Baseball Player

A.P.J. Abdul KalamA.P.J. Abdul Kalam
15th October, Indian
Former President of India
Larry HagmanLarry Hagman
21st September, American
Actor

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

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

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

Dominic ChianeseDominic Chianese
24th February, American
Actor

Jack SwigertJack Swigert
30th August, American
Astronaut
Daniel EllsbergDaniel Ellsberg
7th April, American
Activist
Ram DassRam Dass
6th April, American
Spiritual Teacher

Della ReeseDella Reese
6th July, American
Singer, Actress

Tom WolfeTom Wolfe
2nd March, American
American author

Mamie Van DorenMamie Van Doren
6th February, American
Actress
Martin MilnerMartin Milner
28th December, American
Actor

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Barbara BainBarbara Bain
13th September, American
Actress

David JanssenDavid Janssen
27th March, American
Actor

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

Carroll BakerCarroll Baker
28th May, American
Actress
Alvin AileyAlvin Ailey
5th January, American
Choreographer

Isabel Martínez de PerónIsabel Martínez de Perón
4th February, Argentinian
Former President of Argentina
James TolkanJames Tolkan
20th June, American
Actor

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10th July, Canadian
 

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

Darla HoodDarla Hood
8th November, American
Actress
Ernie BanksErnie Banks
31st January, American
Baseball Player

Sri ChinmoySri Chinmoy
27th August, Indian
Indian spiritual leader

Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
27th May, Egyptian
Actress

Dean SmithDean Smith
28th February, American
Basketball Coach

Mwai KibakiMwai Kibaki
15th November, Kenyan
Former President of Kenya
Alan K. SimpsonAlan K. Simpson
2nd September, American
Former United States Senator

John Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
31st May, American
Physicist

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
 
Adolfo Pérez EsquivelAdolfo Pérez Esquivel
26th November, Argentinian
Human Rights Activist

Burton RichterBurton Richter
22nd March, American
Physicist

James CroninJames Cronin
29th September, American
Physicist
Gustav NossalGustav Nossal
4th June, Australian
Immunologist

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

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

Osho RajneeshOsho Rajneesh
11th December, Indian
One of the most controversial spiritual leaders
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

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

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

Marla GibbsMarla Gibbs
14th June, American
Actress

Silvia PinalSilvia Pinal
12th September, Mexican
Politician, Television actor, Film actor, Stage
João GilbertoJoão Gilberto
10th June, Brazilian
Singer, Guitarist, Composer, Jazz musician, Jazz

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,

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

Bob GibsonBob Gibson
16th November, American
Singer
Marshall ApplewhiteMarshall Applewhite
17th May, American
Religious leader

Hal LindenHal Linden
31st March, American
Theater Actor, Television Actor
Clive CusslerClive Cussler
15th July, American
Novelist

Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24th September, British
Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer,

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13th April, British
Screenwriter, Librettist

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

Christopher GeorgeChristopher George
25th February, American
Actor
Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
29th September, Swedish
Actor, Model, Film actor, Beauty pageant

Boston StranglerBoston Strangler
3rd September, American
Criminal
Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
4th July, American, Northern Irish
Actor

Carl BrashearCarl Brashear
19th January, American
Sailor
Philip Baker HallPhilip Baker Hall
10th September, American
Actor