Famous people born in 28 February

    Bugsy Siegel

    Benjamin Siegel, or Bugsy, was an infamous American gangster

    AmericanFebruary 28, 1906168 views
    Clara Petacci

    Clara Petacci

    Clara Petacci was the mistress of the fascist dictator Benito Mussolini

    ItalianFebruary 28, 1912122 views

    Daniel Chee Tsui

    Daniel Chee Tsui is a Chinese-born American physicist known for his research in semiconductors and solid-state physics

    AmericanFebruary 28, 1939158 views

    Leon Cooper

    Leon N Cooper is an American physicist renowned for his contributions in developing the BCS theory

    Peter Medawar

    Sir Peter Brian Medwar was a Brazilian born British zoologist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1960

    BritishFebruary 28, 1915161 views

    Philip Showalter Hench

    Philip Showalter Hench was an American physician and Nobel laureate who discovered the hormone cortisone

    Mary Lyon

    Mary Mason Lyon was an American pioneer in women's education during the 19th century

    AmericanFebruary 28, 1797119 views

    Steven Chu

    Steven Chu is a Nobel Prize winning American scientist who discovered the technique of cooling atoms using laser

    AmericanFebruary 28, 1948111 views

    Karolína Kurková

    Karolina Kurkova is a Czech model, who gained fame and fortune as a dazzling lingerie model and an aspiring actress

    CzechFebruary 28, 1984140 views

    Linus Pauling

    Linus Pauling was a scientist, chemist, bio-chemist and peace activist best known for his work in the field of ‘quantum chemistry’ and ‘molecular biology’

    AmericanFebruary 28, 1901173 views