Famous people born in 1881

    Cecil B. DeMille

    Cecil Blount DeMille was a legendary American filmmaker

    AmericanAugust 12, 188187 views
    Clinton Davisson

    Clinton Davisson

    Clinton Davisson was a Nobel Prize winning American physicist, known for his discovery of electron diffraction

    AmericanOctober 22, 188190 views

    Hermann Staudinger

    Hermann Staudinger was a German chemist who was awarded the ‘Nobel Prize in Chemistry’ in 1953

    GermanMarch 23, 1881106 views

    Walter Rudolf Hess

    Walter Rudolf Hess was a Swiss physiologist who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1949

    SwissMarch 17, 1881125 views

    Hans Fischer

    Hans Fischer was a famous German organic chemist

    GermanJuly 27, 188191 views

    Irving Langmuir

    Irving Langmuir was an American chemist who won the 1932 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work in surface chemistry

    AmericanJanuary 31, 1881128 views

    Fernand Léger

    Fernand Léger was a French painter, sculptor, and filmmaker in the first half of the 20th century

    FrenchFebruary 4, 1881101 views

    Ernest Bevin

    Ernest Bevin was a British politician and trade union leader

    BritishMarch 9, 1881116 views

    Harry Warner

    Harry Warner is a name reckoned with in the film industry around the globe

    AmericanDecember 12, 1881104 views

    Smedley Butler

    Smedley Butler was a highly decorated Major General in the US Marine Corps and a vocal critic of war profiteering

    AmericanJuly 30, 188184 views