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, 1896197 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, 1896104 views

Howard Hawks

Howard Hawks was one of the greatest American directors

AmericanMay 30, 1896124 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, 1896120 views

Antonin Artaud

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

FrenchSeptember 4, 1896145 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, 1896144 views

Carl Ferdinand Cori

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

CzechDecember 5, 1896143 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, 1896117 views