Famous people born in 1887

Vidkun Quisling

Vidkun Quisling was a Norwegian army official and a politician, who supported Hitler during Nazi invasion of Norway

NorwegianJuly 18, 1887144 views

Lynn Fontanne

Lynn Fontanne was an American actress born in Britain who spent most of her acting career in the United States

BritishDecember 6, 1887105 views

Govind Ballabh Pant

Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant was a renowned Indian freedom fighter and one of the makers of modern India

IndianSeptember 10, 1887144 views

Beulah Louise Henry

Beulah Louise Henry was an American inventor nicknamed "Lady Edison" for her many inventions

René Cassin

René Cassin was a French jurist known for his work in drafting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

FrenchOctober 5, 1887187 views

Juan Gris

Juan Gris was a renowned Spainish painter

SpanishMarch 23, 1887131 views

Gustav Ludwig Hertz

Gustav Ludwig Hertz was Nobel Prize winning German physicist who did path breaking work in the field of inelastic electron collisions in gases

GermanJuly 22, 1887128 views

Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O’Keeffe was an American artist counted amongst the greatest American artists of the 20th century

AmericanNovember 15, 1887146 views

Charles I of Austria

Charles I of Austria was the last Emperor of Austria and last King of Hungary

HungarianAugust 17, 188790 views