Famous people born in 1901

    Fulgencio Batista

    Fulgencio Batista

    Fulgencio Batista was the dictator of Cuba

    CubanJanuary 16, 1901114 views

    Jacques Lacan

    Jacques Lacan was a French psychoanalyst and a psychiatrist, considered to be the most controversial psycho-analyst since Freud

    FrenchApril 13, 1901249 views

    Vincent du Vigneaud

    Vincent du Vigneaud was an American biochemist who was awarded ‘Nobel Prize in Chemistry’ in 1955

    AmericanMay 18, 190193 views

    Charles Brenton Huggins

    Charles Huggins was a Canadian-born American physician, surgeon and physiologist who won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1966

    CanadianSeptember 22, 1901116 views

    Mark Oliphant

    Mark Oliphant was an Australian physicist who played a vital role in the development of nuclear weapons

    Ernest Lawrence

    Ernst Lawrence was an American nuclear scientist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1939 for his invention of the cyclotron

    AmericanAugust 8, 190174 views

    Salvatore Quasimodo

    Salvatore Quasimodo was an Italian poet, author, critic and translator

    ItalianAugust 20, 1901115 views

    Andre Malraux

    André Malraux was a French novelist and art theorist who became France’s first ‘Minister of Cultural Affairs’

    FrenchNovember 3, 1901101 views

    Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia

    Grand Duchess Anastasia was the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II, the last sovereign of Imperial Russia

    RussianJune 18, 190189 views

    Sergiusz Piasecki

    Sergiusz Piasecki is a famous Polish writer renowned for his works such as ‘The Lover of Ursa Major’ and World War II memorial ‘Adam and Eve’

    PolishApril 1, 190199 views