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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of India, Missile Man of India
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: July 27, 2015

 2 William Shatner

William Shatner.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
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 3 Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch.
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Listed In: Publishers
Famous As: Media Mogul
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

 4 Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Privolnoye, Russia
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 5 James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Arkabutla, Mississippi, United States

 6 James Dean

James Dean.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Marion, Indiana, United States
Died: September 30, 1955
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 7 Jim Jones

Jim Jones.
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Famous As: Cult Leader
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Crete, Indiana, U.S.
Died: November 18, 1978
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 8 Robert Duvall

Robert Duvall.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
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 9 Osho Rajneesh

Osho Rajneesh.
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Spiritual leader and Public speaker, Philosopher
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kuchwada, Madhya Pradesh, India
Died: January 19, 1990

 10 Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: February 27, 2015
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 11 Sam Cooke

Sam Cooke.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States
Died: December 11, 1964

 12 Barbara Eden

Barbara Eden.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 23rd August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tucson
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 13 Anne Bancroft

Anne Bancroft.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, U.S.
Died: June 6, 2005

 14 Angie Dickinson

Angie Dickinson
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: American actress
Birthdate: 30th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kulm, North Dakota, United States
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 15 Rita Moreno

Rita Moreno
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actor, Musician, Singer, Stage actor, Television actor, Dancer
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Humacao, Puerto Rico

 16 Boris Yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Butka
Died: April 23, 2007
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 17 Raul Castro

Raul Castro.
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Famous As: President of the Council of State of Cuba
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Birán, Cuba

 18 Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols.
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Famous As: Film Director, Theater Director, Film Producer
Birthdate: 6th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: November 19, 2014
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 19 Ian Holm

Ian Holm
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Goodmayes

 20 Rip Torn

Rip Torn.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Temple, Texas, United States
Died: July 9, 2021
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 21 Ike Turner

Ike Turner
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Guitarist, Pianist, Actor, Singer-songwriter, Bandleader, Conductor, Singer, Record producer
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Clarksdale
Died: December 12, 2007

 22 Regis Philbin

Regis Philbin
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
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 23 Shammi Kapoor

Shammi Kapoor
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India
Died: August 14, 2011

 24 Mickey Mantle

Mickey Mantle.
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Spavinaw, Oklahoma
Died: August 13, 1995
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 25 Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison.
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lorain, Ohio
Died: August 5, 2019

 26 Gavin MacLeod

Gavin MacLeod
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mount Kisco, New York, United States
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 27 Larry A. Silverstein

Larry A. Silverstein.
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Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 30th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, United States

 28 Dominic Chianese

Dominic Chianese.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York City, New York
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 29 Larry Hagman

Larry Hagman.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas
Died: November 23, 2012

 30 Anatoly Dyatlov

Anatoly Dyatlov.
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Famous As: Nuclear Engineer
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Atamanovo, Russia
Died: December 13, 1995

 31 Desmond Tutu

Desmond Tutu.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Anti-Apartheid Activist
Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Klerksdorp, South Africa

 32 John Le Carré

John Le Carré
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 19th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Poole, Dorset, England

 33 Marla Gibbs

Marla Gibbs
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

 34 Olympia Dukakis

Olympia Dukakis.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts

 35 Charles Nelson Reilly

Charles Nelson Reilly.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 13th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: South Bronx, New York
Died: May 25, 2007

 36 Willie Mays

Willie Mays.
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Westfield, Alabama, United States

 37 Ram Dass

Ram Dass.
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Famous As: Spiritual Teacher
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: December 22, 2019

 38 George Jones

George Jones
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, singer, and songwriter
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saratoga, Texas, United States
Died: April 26, 2013

 39 Tab Hunter

Tab Hunter
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 11th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: July 8, 2018

 40 Jerry Van Dyke

Jerry Van Dyke
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Danville, Illinois, USA
Died: January 5, 2018

 41 Diana Dors

Diana Dors
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Swindon, Wiltshire, England, UK
Died: May 4, 1984

 42 Les Dawson

Les Dawson
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Listed In: Comedians
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Collyhurst
Died: June 10, 1993

 43 Roger Penrose

Roger Penrose.
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Colchester, England

 44 Dan Rather

Dan Rather.
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wharton, Texas

 45 Carroll Baker

Carroll Baker.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States

 46 Philip Baker Hall

Philip Baker Hall
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, USA

 47 Jack Swigert

Jack Swigert.
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Listed In: Astronauts
Famous As: Astronaut
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado
Died: December 27, 1982

 48 Rip Taylor

Rip Taylor
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 13th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA

 49 Leslie Caron

Leslie Caron.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boulogne-sur-Seine, France

 50 Martin Milner

Martin Milner.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan
Died: September 6, 2015