Famous people born in 1921

Betty Friedan

Betty Friedan

Betty Friedan was an American feminist, activist and writer who worked ceaselessly for women’s equality

Nancy Kelly

Nancy Kelly was an American stage and film actress best known for her role in ‘The Bad Seed.’ This biography of Nancy Kelly provides detailed information about her childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

AmericanMarch 25, 1921192 views

Jack Clayton

Jack Clayton was a British film director who made only eight films in his entire career

BritishMarch 1, 1921107 views

George Roy Hill

George Roy Hill was a renowned American film director

Michael Cacoyannis

Michael Cacoyannis was a distinguished Greek Cypriot film director, producer and screenwriter

GreekJune 11, 1921113 views

Arthur Leonard Schawlow

Arthur Leonard Schawlow was an American physicist who shared the 1981 Nobel Prize in Physics

AmericanMay 5, 1921119 views

Robert Bruce Merrifield

Robert Bruce Merrifield was an American biochemist who won the 1984 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

AmericanJuly 15, 1921138 views

Judy Holliday

Judy Holliday was an American actress known for playing the role of ‘dumb blondes’ with squeaky voices in a number of breezy comedy films during the 1940s and the 1950s

AmericanJune 21, 1921131 views

Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr was one of the most famous English actresses of her time

BritishSeptember 30, 1921135 views

Geoffrey Wilkinson

Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson was an English chemist and educator who was jointly awarded the ‘Nobel Prize in Chemistry’ in 1973

BritishJuly 14, 1921132 views