The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous people born in 1908
Lyndon B. Johnson

Lyndon B. Johnson (1908 - 1973)

American politician, 36th President of the United States
Oskar Schindler

Oskar Schindler (1908 - 1974)

Austro-Hungarian industrialist
Joseph McCarthy

Joseph McCarthy (1908 - 1957)

American politician
Ian Fleming

Ian Fleming (1908 - 1964)

English author
Bette Davis

Bette Davis (1908 - 1989)

American actress
Abraham Maslow

Abraham Maslow (1908 - 1970)

American psychologist
Mel Blanc

Mel Blanc (1908 - 1989)

American voice actor
Amon Goeth

Amon Goeth (1908 - 1946)

German SS officer
Martha Gellhorn

Martha Gellhorn (1908 - 1998)

American writer and war correspondent
Nelson Rockefeller

Nelson Rockefeller (1908 - 1979)

American politician, 41st Vice President of the United States
Donald Bradman

Donald Bradman (1908 - 2001)

Australian cricketer
Salvador Allende

Salvador Allende (1908 - 1973)

Chilean politician, 29th President of Chile
Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard (1908 - 1942)

American actress
Baby Face Nelson

Baby Face Nelson (1908 - 1934)

American gangster
Milton Berle

Milton Berle (1908 - 2002)

American comedian and actor
Geli Raubal

Geli Raubal (1908 - 1931)

Half-Niece to Adolf Hitler
Buddy Ebsen

Buddy Ebsen (1908 - 2003)

American actor and dancer
Edward R. Murrow

Edward R. Murrow (1908 - 1965)

American journalist
Enver Hoxha

Enver Hoxha (1908 - 1985)

Albanian politician
Claude Lévi-Strauss

Claude Lévi-Strauss (1908 - 2009)

French anthropologist
Ethel Merman

Ethel Merman (1908 - 1984)

American actress and singer
Edward Teller

Edward Teller (1908 - 2003)

Hungarian-American physicist
John Mills

John Mills (1908 - 2005)

English actor
Sam Giancana

Sam Giancana (1908 - 1975)

American mobster
Eve Arden

Eve Arden (1908 - 1990)

American actress
Don Ameche

Don Ameche (1908 - 1993)

American actor
Simon Wiesenthal

Simon Wiesenthal (1908 - 2005)

Austrian Nazi hunter
Otto Skorzeny

Otto Skorzeny (1908 - 1975)

German SS officer
John Kenneth Galbraith

John Kenneth Galbraith (1908 - 2006)

Canadian-American economist
Olivier Messiaen

Olivier Messiaen (1908 - 1992)

French composer and ornithologist
David Lean

David Lean (1908 - 1991)

UK film director, producer
Harold Holt

Harold Holt (111)

Australian politician
Tex Avery

Tex Avery (1908 - 1980)

American animator, producer, and voice actor
Louis L'Amour

Louis L'Amour (1908 - 1988)

American author
Yousuf Karsh

Yousuf Karsh (1908 - 2002)

Turkish-Canadian photographer
Cus D'Amato

Cus D'Amato (1908 - 1985)

American boxing manager and trainer
Lita Grey

Lita Grey (1908 - 1995)

American actress
Maurice Merleau-Ponty

Maurice Merleau-Ponty (1908 - 1961)

French phenomenological philosopher
Lee Krasner

Lee Krasner (1908 - 1984)

American painter
Anna Magnani

Anna Magnani (1908 - 1973)

Italian actress