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1910s Famous People Born in 1910

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List of famous people born in 1910, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1910 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 1910. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1910, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1910 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

List is made up of many different celebs, including David Niven and Mother Teresa.

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Joan Bennett is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Born in 1910
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Joan Geraldine Bennett was an American stage, film and television actress. Besides acting on the stage, Bennett appeared in more than 70 motion pictures from the era of silent movies well into the sound era. She is possibly best-remembered for her film noir femme fatale roles in director Fritz ...more

Age: Died at 80 (1910-1990)

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

Profession: Actor

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David Niven is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Born in 1910
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James David Graham Niven was an English actor and novelist who was popular in Europe and in the United States. He may be best known for his roles as Squadron Leader Peter Carter in A Matter of Life and Death, as Phileas Fogg in Around the World in 80 Days and as Sir Charles Lytton, a.k.a. "the ...more

Age: Died at 73 (1910-1983)

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Profession: Television producer, Novelist, Actor

Also Ranked

#30 on The Best English Actors of All Time

#35 on The Greatest British Actors of All Time

#80 on Which Actor Would You Bring Back for One Final Movie?

#82 on The Most Beloved US Veterans

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Jean Genet is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Born in 1910
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Jean Genet was a French novelist, playwright, poet, essayist, and political activist. Early in his life he was a vagabond and petty criminal, but later took to writing. His major works include the novels Querelle of Brest, The Thief's Journal, and Our Lady of the Flowers, and the plays The Balcony, ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1910-1986)

Birthplace: Île-de-France, Europe, Metropolitan France, France, Paris

Profession: Novelist, Screenwriter, Essayist, Writer, Social activist, + more

Also Ranked

#21 on The Best Gay Authors

#50 on The Best French Language Poets of All Time

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Akira Kurosawa is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Born in 1910
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Akira Kurosawa was a Japanese filmmaker. Regarded as one of the most important and influential filmmakers in the history of cinema, Kurosawa directed 30 films in a career spanning 57 years. Kurosawa entered the Japanese film industry in 1936, following a brief stint as a painter. After years of ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1910-1998)

Birthplace: Shinagawa, Japan

Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Editor, Film Director

Also Ranked

#7 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

#3 on The Greatest Auteurs in Film History

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