Famous People Born in 1921

List of famous people born in 1921, with photos when available. This list of celebrities born in 1921 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 1921. Various bits of information are available for these prominent people whose birth year is 1921, such as what schools they went to and where they were born. If you're looking for a particular famous person born in 1921 you can type their name into the "search" bar and it will take you right to them.

This list below has everything from Rodney Dangerfield to Charles Bronson.

If you're trying to answer the question, "Which celebrities were born in 1921?" then this list should be a perfect resource for you.

  • Abe Vigoda
    Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY
    • Age: Dec. at 94 (1921-2016)
    • Birthplace: New York, New York, USA
  • Carol Channing
    Photo: John Springer Collection/Contributor / Corbis Historical/Getty Images
    • Age: Dec. at 97 (1921-2019)
    • Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America
  • Charles Bronson
    Photo: Herald American / Wikimedia Commons / Public domain
    • Age: Dec. at 81 (1921-2003)
    • Birthplace: Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Chuck Connors
    Photo: flickr / CC0
    • Age: Dec. at 71 (1921-1992)
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America