The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1900

Ruhollah Khomeini

Ruhollah Khomeini (1900 - 1989)

Iranian politician and religious leader
Martin Bormann

Martin Bormann (1900 - 1945)

German Nazi official
Luis Buñuel

Luis Buñuel (1900 - 1983)

Spanish director and producer
Aaron Copland

Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990)

American composer
Adolf Dassler

Adolf Dassler (1900 - 1978)

German entrepreneur and founder of Adidas
Rudolf Höss

Rudolf Höss (1900 - 1947)

German SS officer
Erich Fromm

Erich Fromm (1900 - 1980)

German psychoanalyst
Adlai Stevenson

Adlai Stevenson (1900 - 1965)

American politician
Chiune Sugihara

Chiune Sugihara (1900 - 1986)

Japanese diplomat
Jean Arthur

Jean Arthur (1900 - 1991)

American actress
Helen Hayes

Helen Hayes (1900 - 1993)

American actress
Thomas Wolfe

Thomas Wolfe (1900 - 1938)

American author
Hans Frank

Hans Frank (1900 - 1946)

German lawyer and nazi official
Kurt Weill

Kurt Weill (1900 - 1950)

German-American composer
Jacques Prévert

Jacques Prévert (1900 - 1977)

French poet and screenwriter
Ernie Pyle

Ernie Pyle (1900 - 1945)

World War II war correspondent and writer
John T Scopes

John T Scopes (1900 - 1970)

American schoolteacher
Giuseppe Zangara

Giuseppe Zangara (1900 - 1933)

Italian assassin of Anton Cermak and attempted assassin of Franklin D. Roosevelt
Yves Tanguy

Yves Tanguy (1900 - 1955)

French painter
John Willard Marriott

John Willard Marriott (1900 - 1985)

Founder, Marriott Corporation, since 1993 Marriott International
Urho Kekkonen

Urho Kekkonen (1900 - 1986)

Finnish politician
William Haines

William Haines (1900 - 1973)

Actor, interior designer
Hans Adolf Krebs

Hans Adolf Krebs (1900 - 1981)

German physician and biochemist
Howard H. Aiken

Howard H. Aiken (1900 - 1973)

American electrical engineer, computer pioneer
Hack Wilson

Hack Wilson (1900 - 1948)

American baseball player
Lefty Grove

Lefty Grove (1900 - 1975)

Major League Baseball pitcher
Victor Young

Victor Young (1900 - 1956)

American composer
Miguel Alemán Valdés

Miguel Alemán Valdés (1900 - 1983)

Mexican politician, 46th President of Mexico
Claude Pepper

Claude Pepper (1900 - 1989)

American politician
Gene Austin

Gene Austin (1900 - 1972)

American singer and songwriter
Eduardo De Filippo

Eduardo De Filippo (1900 - 1984)

Italian actor and screenwriter
Arthur Schwartz

Arthur Schwartz (1900 - 1984)

American film producer and composer
Roberto Arlt

Roberto Arlt (1900 - 1942)

Argentine writer
Goose Goslin

Goose Goslin (1900 - 1971)

American baseball player
Gabby Hartnett

Gabby Hartnett (1900 - 1972)

American baseball player and coach
Ted Lyons

Ted Lyons (1900 - 1986)

American baseball player and coach
Albert Hackett

Albert Hackett (1900 - 1995)

Dramatist, screenwriter
Roy Worters

Roy Worters (1900 - 1957)

Canadian ice hockey player
Norman Norell

Norman Norell (1900 - 1972)

Fashion designer
Cecil Howard Green

Cecil Howard Green (1900 - 2003)

American geophysicist