The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1921

Prince Philip

Prince Philip (99)

Prince consort and Duke of Edinburgh
Nancy Reagan

Nancy Reagan (1921 - 2016)

American actress, 40th First Lady of the United States
John Glenn

John Glenn (1921 - 2016)

American astronaut and politician
Alex Haley

Alex Haley (1921 - 1992)

American historian
Jake LaMotta

Jake LaMotta (99)

American boxer
Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr (1921 - 2007)

Scottish actress
Gene Roddenberry

Gene Roddenberry (1921 - 1991)

American screenwriter and producer
Jane Russell

Jane Russell (1921 - 2011)

American actress
Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray (1921 - 1992)

Indian director
Abe Vigoda

Abe Vigoda (1921 - 2016)

American actor
Donna Reed

Donna Reed (1921 - 1986)

American actress
Jackie Stallone

Jackie Stallone (1921 - 2020)

American astrologer
Harold Camping

Harold Camping (1921 - 2013)

American broadcaster and author
Brian Keith

Brian Keith (1921 - 1997)

American actor
Sophie Scholl

Sophie Scholl (1921 - 1943)

German student, resistance fighter in Nazi Germany
Paulo Freire

Paulo Freire (1921 - 1997)

Brazilian educator, philosopher, and theorist
Esther Williams

Esther Williams (1921 - 2013)

American actress and swimmer
Suharto

Suharto (1921 - 2008)

Indonesian soldier and politician, 2nd President of Indonesia
Mario Lanza

Mario Lanza (1921 - 1959)

American tenor and actor
Steve Allen

Steve Allen (1921 - 2000)

American actor, comedian, and singer
Deanna Durbin

Deanna Durbin (1921 - 2013)

Canadian-American actress and singer
Jim Garrison

Jim Garrison (1921 - 1992)

American lawyer and judge
Monty Hall

Monty Hall (1921 - 2017)

Canadian actor, producer, and game show host
Otto Graham

Otto Graham (1921 - 2003)

American football player, coach, executive
Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921 - 2009)

American activist, co-founded the Special Olympics
Ástor Piazzolla

Ástor Piazzolla (1921 - 1992)

Argentine composer
Jesse Helms

Jesse Helms (1921 - 2008)

American politician
Jean-Bédel Bokassa

Jean-Bédel Bokassa (1921 - 1996)

Central African politician, 2nd President of the Central African Republic
Yves Montand

Yves Montand (1921 - 1991)

Italian-French actor and singer
Gianni Agnelli

Gianni Agnelli (1921 - 2003)

Italian auto executive
Hazel McCallion

Hazel McCallion (99)

Canadian politician
Nancy Kulp

Nancy Kulp (1921 - 1991)

American actress
Andrei Sakharov

Andrei Sakharov (1921 - 1989)

Russian physicist
Alan Freed

Alan Freed (1921 - 1965)

American radio and television host
Whitney Young

Whitney Young (1921 - 1971)

American civil rights leader
Roy Campanella

Roy Campanella (1921 - 1993)

American baseball player