Famous people born in 1931 - page 2

Isabel Martínez de Perón

Isabel Peron is a former President of Argentina; the first woman to hold this position

Burton Richter

Burton Richter is an American scientist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1976 for his work on the discovery of a new subatomic particle ‘psi’

AmericanMarch 22, 1931100 views

James Cronin

James Cronin was an American nuclear physicist who won the 1980 Nobel Prize in Physics

Tomas Tranströmer

Tomas Transtromer was a ‘Noble Prize’ winning Swedish poet and psychologist

SwedishApril 15, 1931110 views

Adolfo Pérez Esquivel

Adolfo Pérez Esquivel is an Argentine human rights activist who won the 1980 Nobel Peace Prize

Johannes Rau

Johannes Rau was a German politician who served as the President of Germany from 1 July 1999 until 30 June 2004

GermanJanuary 16, 1931128 views

Sam Cooke

Sam Cooke was one of the greatest American singers

AmericanJanuary 22, 1931186 views

Mwai Kibaki

Mwai Kibaki was the third President of Kenya

KenyanNovember 15, 1931180 views

Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, is one of the notable leaders of former Soviet Union

RussianMarch 2, 1931139 views