The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1885

George S. Patton

George S. Patton (1885 - 1945)

American Army general
Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

Danish physicist and a philosopher
Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound (1885 - 1972)

American poet
Chester W. Nimitz

Chester W. Nimitz (1885 - 1966)

United States Navy fleet admiral
Alice Paul

Alice Paul (1885 - 1977)

American activist
Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis (1885 - 1951)

American author and playwright
Theda Bara

Theda Bara (1885 - 1955)

American actress
Julius Streicher

Julius Streicher (1885 - 1946)

German politician
Will Durant

Will Durant (1885 - 1981)

American historian
Louis B. Mayer

Louis B. Mayer (1885 - 1957)

Canadian-American film producer
Alban Berg

Alban Berg (1885 - 1935)

Austrian composer
Hedda Hopper

Hedda Hopper (1885 - 1966)

Actress, gossip columnist, radio personality
Erich von Stroheim

Erich von Stroheim (1885 - 1957)

Austrian-American actor
Phog Allen

Phog Allen (1885 - 1974)

American football and basketball coach
Edna Ferber

Edna Ferber (1885 - 1968)

Novelist, playwright
Otto Klemperer

Otto Klemperer (1885 - 1973)

American conductor
Giacomo Matteotti

Giacomo Matteotti (1885 - 1924)

Italian politician
Sacha Guitry

Sacha Guitry (1885 - 1957)

Russian playwright
Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz

Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz (1885 - 1939)

Polish author, poet, and painter
Hugo
Boss

Hugo Boss (1885 - 1948)

German fashion designer
Gunnar Asplund

Gunnar Asplund (1885 - 1940)

Swedish architect
Louis Untermeyer

Louis Untermeyer (1885 - 1977)

American politician
Paul Manship

Paul Manship (1885 - 1966)

American sculptor
Harry O. Hoyt

Harry O. Hoyt (1885 - 1961)

Screenwriter, Film director