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List of famous people born in 1895, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1895 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 1895. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1895, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1895 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

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Babe Ruth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1895
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George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr. was an American baseball outfielder and pitcher who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball from 1914 to 1935. Nicknamed "The Bambino" and "The Sultan of Swat", he began his career as a stellar left-handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, but achieved his greatest fame as a slugging outfielder for the New York Yankees. Ruth established many MLB batting records, including career home runs, slugging percentage, runs batted in, bases on balls, and on-base plus slugging; his career slugging percentage and OPS records still stand today. He was one of the first five inductees into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 53 (1895-1948)

Birthplace: Pigtown, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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#14 on The Best Athletes of All Time

#2 on The Best Hitters in Baseball History

#1 on The Greatest Baseball Players of All Time

#27 on The Greatest Pitchers of All Time

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Bud Abbott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1895
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William Alexander "Bud" Abbott was an American actor, producer and comedian. He is best remembered as the straight man of the comedy team of Abbott and Costello, with Lou Costello. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 79 (1895-1974)

Birthplace: Asbury Park, New Jersey, United States of America

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Hattie McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1895
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Hattie McDaniel was an American actress. She is best known for her role as Mammy in Gone with the Wind for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, making her the first African American to win an Academy Award. In addition to acting in many films, McDaniel was a professional singer-songwriter, comedian, stage actress, radio performer, and television star; she was the first black woman to sing on the radio in the U.S. During her career, McDaniel appeared in over 300 films, although she received screen credits for only 80 or so. McDaniel has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood: one at 6933 Hollywood Boulevard for her contributions to radio and one at 1719 ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 57 (1895-1952)

Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States of America

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#30 on The Greatest Black Actresses of All Time

#50 on The Greatest Non-White Actresses

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Buckminster Fuller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1895
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Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller was an American neo-futuristic architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor. Fuller published more than 30 books, coining or popularizing terms such as "Spaceship Earth", ephemeralization, and synergetic. He also developed numerous inventions, mainly architectural designs, and popularized the widely known geodesic dome. Carbon molecules known as fullerenes were later named by scientists for their resemblance to geodesic spheres. Buckminster Fuller was the second president of Mensa from 1974 to 1983. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 88 (1895-1983)

Birthplace: Milton, Massachusetts, United States of America

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