Famous people born in 1896

    Oswald Mosley

    Oswald Mosley

    Sir Oswald Ernald Mosley was a British politician known for his pro-fascist beliefs

    FrenchNovember 16, 1896184 views

    Walter Lang

    Walter Lang was an eminent American film director best known for directing a number of the spectacular colorful musicals for Fox Studios during the 1940s

    AmericanAugust 10, 1896100 views

    Howard Hawks

    Howard Hawks was one of the greatest American directors

    AmericanMay 30, 1896112 views

    Robert S. Mulliken

    Robert Sanderson Mulliken was an American physicist and chemist who received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1966 for his work on the structure of molecules

    AmericanJune 7, 1896118 views

    Antonin Artaud

    Antonin Artaud was one of the most influential playwrights of the 20th century

    FrenchSeptember 4, 1896135 views

    Salim Ali

    Salim Ali was an Indian ornithologist and naturalist, often referred to as the "birdman of India." This biography of Salim Ali provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

    IndianNovember 12, 1896139 views

    Carl Ferdinand Cori

    Carl Ferdinand Cori was a Czech biochemist and pharmacologist who won the 1947 Nobel Prize in Medicine

    CzechDecember 5, 1896135 views

    Philip Showalter Hench

    Philip Showalter Hench was an American physician and Nobel laureate who discovered the hormone cortisone

    Wallace Carothers

    Wallace Hume Carothers was an American chemist who invented nylon and neoprene

    AmericanApril 27, 1896110 views