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List of famous people born in 1890, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1890 is loosely ordered by popularity, so the most well-known people are at the top. All sorts of men and women are featured on this list, including actors, singers, musicians and athletes born in 1890. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1890, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1890 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

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Dwight D. Eisenhower is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1890
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Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in the United States Army during World War II and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe; he had responsibility for planning and supervising the invasion of ...more

Age: Died at 79 (1890-1969)

Birthplace: Texas, Denison, Contiguous United States, United States of America, Grayson County, + more

Profession: Politician, Soldier

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#3 on The Most Important Military Leaders In US History

#37 on The Most Important Military Leaders in World History

#10 on The Most Beloved US Veterans

#15 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

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Groucho Marx is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1890
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Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx was an American comedian and film and television star. He was known as a master of quick wit and widely considered one of the best comedians of the modern era. His rapid-fire, often impromptu delivery of innuendo-laden patter earned him many admirers and imitators. He ...more

Age: Died at 87 (1890-1977)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Singer

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#35 on The Funniest People of All Time

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#5 on The Funniest Jewish Comedians And Actors

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Stan Laurel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1890
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Arthur Stanley Jefferson, better known by his stage name Stan Laurel, was an English comic actor, writer and film director, most famous as Laurel of comedic duo Laurel and Hardy – Hardy being Oliver Hardy. Laurel began his career in the British music hall, from where he took a number of his standard ...more

Age: Died at 75 (1890-1965)

Birthplace: Ulverston, United Kingdom

Profession: Comedian, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Also Ranked

#57 on The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of all Time

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Agatha Christie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1890
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Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, DBE was an English crime novelist, short story writer, and playwright. She also wrote six romances under the name Mary Westmacott, but she is best known for the 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections she wrote under her own name, most of which revolve ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1890-1976)

Birthplace: Torquay, United Kingdom

Profession: Poet, Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer, Playwright

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#5 on The Best Female Authors of All Time

#57 on The Best Writers of All Time

#22 on The Best Novelists of All Time

#40 on The Best Short Story Writers of All Time

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