The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous people born in 1891
B. R. Ambedkar

B. R. Ambedkar (1891 - 1956)

Indian politician
Erwin Rommel

Erwin Rommel (1891 - 1944)

German field marshal
Nicola Sacco

Nicola Sacco (1891 - 1927)

American anarchist
Cole Porter

Cole Porter (1891 - 1964)

American composer and songwriter
Karl Dönitz

Karl Dönitz (1891 - 1980)

German navy officer
Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston (1891 - 1960)

American anthropologist and author
Henry Miller

Henry Miller (1891 - 1980)

American author and painter
Max Ernst

Max Ernst (1891 - 1976)

German painter
Rafael Trujillo

Rafael Trujillo (1891 - 1961)

Dominican soldier and politician, 36th President of the Dominican Republic
Antonio Gramsci

Antonio Gramsci (1891 - 1937)

Italian philosopher and theorist
Earl Warren

Earl Warren (1891 - 1974)

American politician and Supreme Court chief justice
Frank Costello

Frank Costello (1891 - 1973)

Italian-American mob boss
Carl Panzram

Carl Panzram (1891 - 1930)

American serial killer
Grant Wood

Grant Wood (1891 - 1942)

American painter
Charles Coughlin

Charles Coughlin (1891 - 1979)

Canadian-American priest and broadcaster
Fanny Brice

Fanny Brice (1891 - 1951)

American actress and singer
James Chadwick

James Chadwick (1891 - 1974)

English physicist
Otto Dix

Otto Dix (1891 - 1969)

German painter and illustrator
Frederick Banting

Frederick Banting (1891 - 1941)

Canadian physician
Alexander Rodchenko

Alexander Rodchenko (1891 - 1956)

Russian painter and photographer
Leo Burnett

Leo Burnett (1891 - 1971)

Advertising executive
Ole Kirk Christiansen

Ole Kirk Christiansen (1891 - 1958)

Danish carpenter and toy maker
Walter Model

Walter Model (1891 - 1945)

German field marshal
David Sarnoff

David Sarnoff (1891 - 1971)

American businessman
Edith Stein

Edith Stein (1891 - 1942)

German nun, philosopher, and saint
Ray Chapman

Ray Chapman (1891 - 1920)

American baseball player
Virginia Rappe

Virginia Rappe (1891 - 1921)

Silent film actress, model
Charlie Patton

Charlie Patton (1891 - 1934)

American Delta blues musician
Carl Mays

Carl Mays (1891 - 1971)

Baseball player
Carl Andrew Spaatz

Carl Andrew Spaatz (1891 - 1974)

United States Army general
Happy Felsch

Happy Felsch (1891 - 1964)

Major League Baseball outfielder
Hans Albers

Hans Albers (1891 - 1960)

German actor and singer
Alma Woodsey Thomas

Alma Woodsey Thomas (1891 - 1978)

Expressionist painter and art educator
Greasy Neale

Greasy Neale (1891 - 1973)

American football player and coach, baseball player and coach
Dazzy Vance

Dazzy Vance (1891 - 1961)

American baseball player
Poul Nielsen

Poul Nielsen (1891 - 1962)

Danish footballer
Rabbit Maranville

Rabbit Maranville (1891 - 1954)

American baseball player
Dave Bancroft

Dave Bancroft (1891 - 1972)

American baseball player, coach, manager
Eppa Rixey

Eppa Rixey (1891 - 1963)

Major League Baseball player
Floyd B. Olson

Floyd B. Olson (1891 - 1936)

Governor of Minnesota
Marshall Neilan

Marshall Neilan (1891 - 1958)

Actor, Screenwriter, Director, Producer