Famous people born in 1926

    Jimmy Savile

    Jimmy Savile

    Sir James Wilson Vincent Savile, popularly known as Jimmy Savile, was an English DJ, radio and television personality

    BritishOctober 31, 19261,391 views

    Tony Bennett

    Tony Bennett is a pop singer known for his studio album ‘The Beat of My Heart.’

    AmericanAugust 3, 1926124 views

    Jiang Zemin

    Jiang Zemin is a retired politician and a former President of China

    ChineseAugust 17, 1926155 views

    Gus Grissom

    Gus Grissom was an American astronaut, mechanical engineer, and US test pilot

    AmericanApril 3, 1926157 views

    John Schlesinger

    John Richard Schlesinger was an eminent Academy Award winning English film director

    BritishFebruary 16, 192691 views

    Robert Fogel

    Robert Fogel was an American economic historian and scientist who won a share of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.

    AmericanJuly 1, 1926127 views

    Ben Roy Mottelson

    Ben Roy Mottelson is an American-Danish nuclear physicist

    DanishJuly 9, 1926131 views

    Tsung-Dao Lee

    Tsung-Dao Lee is a distinguished Chinese-American physicist, who received the ‘Nobel Prize in Physics’ in 1957

    ChineseNovember 24, 1926107 views

    Paul Berg

    Paul Berg is an American biochemist who won a share of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1980

    AmericanJune 30, 1926144 views

    David H. Hubel

    David Hunter Hubel was a Nobel Prize winning Canadian neurophysiologist noted for his work on the structure and function of the visual cortex

    AmericanFebruary 27, 1926100 views