The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1889

Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler (1889 - 1945)

Austrian-German politician and author, Dictator of Nazi Germany
Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin (1889 - 1977)

English actor, director, and composer
Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru (1889 - 1964)

Indian politician
Ludwig Wittgenstein

Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889 - 1951)

Austrian philosopher
Martin Heidegger

Martin Heidegger (1889 - 1976)

German philosopher
Otto Frank

Otto Frank (1889 - 1980)

German businessman and Holocaust victim, father of Anne Frank
Edwin Hubble

Edwin Hubble (1889 - 1953)

American astronomer
Claude McKay

Claude McKay (1889 - 1948)

Jamaican-American poet and author
Igor Sikorsky

Igor Sikorsky (1889 - 1972)

Russian-American aviation pioneer
Walter Lippmann

Walter Lippmann (1889 - 1974)

American journalist
Hannah Höch

Hannah Höch (1889 - 1978)

German painter and photographer
Ante Pavelić

Ante Pavelić (1889 - 1959)

Croatian politician
Victor Fleming

Victor Fleming (1889 - 1949)

American director, cinematographer, and producer
Erle Stanley Gardner

Erle Stanley Gardner (1889 - 1970)

Lawyer, novelist, travel writer
Francis Spellman

Francis Spellman (1889 - 1967)

American archbishop
Robert Benchley

Robert Benchley (1889 - 1945)

Writer, critic, film actor
Walton Walker

Walton Walker (1889 - 1950)

United States Army general
Alexander Patch

Alexander Patch (1889 - 1945)

United States Army general during World War II
George Kenney

George Kenney (1889 - 1977)

United States Army general
Smoky Joe Wood

Smoky Joe Wood (1889 - 1985)

Baseball player and coach
Larry Semon

Larry Semon (1889 - 1928)

Actor, director, producer, screenwriter
Stan Coveleski

Stan Coveleski (1889 - 1984)

Major League Baseball pitcher
Edward Sedgwick

Edward Sedgwick (1889 - 1953)

Film director, Screenwriter
Wade Haislip

Wade Haislip (1889 - 1971)

Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army, 1949 to 1951
Alter Esselin

Alter Esselin (1889 - 1974)

Russian-Jewish American poet