Famous people born in 1914 - page 2

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr was an Austrian-American actress and inventor who co-invented the technology for spread spectrum

Tenzing Norgay

Tenzing Norgay was a Nepalese Indian mountaineer who was one of the first two individuals to set foot on the summit of Mount Everest.

NepaliMay 29, 1914398 views

Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson is a famous painter, writer-illustrator and cartoonist known for creating the Moomin series of children books and cartoon characters

FinnsAugust 9, 1914288 views

Thor Heyerdahl

A famous ethnologist and explorer, Thor Heyerdahl, is known for his transoceanic explorations and study of South American immigration patterns

Marjorie Lee Browne

Marjorie Lee Browne was an eminent African-American mathematician & educator

Frank Fenner

Frank Fenner was an Australian scientist who made remarkable contribution in the field of virology

Baba Amte

Baba Amte was an Indian social activist best remembered for his work for rehabilitation of leprosy patients

IndianDecember 26, 1914118 views

Sam Manekshaw

Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw was the first Indian Army Officer to become the Field Marshal

IndianApril 3, 1914102 views

Paul Rand

Paul Rand was one of the greatest graphic designers who revamped the industry with his innovative yet simplistic designs

AmericanAugust 15, 1914179 views

Julio Cortazar

Julio Coratzar was one of the most significant Argentinian writers of all time

ArgentinianAugust 26, 1914205 views