Find out more about the greatest 19th Century Spiritual & Religious Leaders, including Swami Vivekananda, Joseph Smith, Pope Paul VI, Pope John XXIII and Pope Pius XII.
Swami VivekanandaSwami Vivekananda
12 January 1863, Indian
Leader
Sai Baba of ShirdiSai Baba of Shirdi
28 September 1835, Indian
Spiritual Guru

Jiddu KrishnamurtiJiddu Krishnamurti
12 May 1895, Indian
Public Speaker & Philosopher

Brigham Young Brigham Young
01 June 1801, American
Second President of the Church of Jesus Christ of

Mirza Ghulam AhmadMirza Ghulam Ahmad
13 February 1835, Indian
Founder of Ahmadiyya Sect

Paramahansa YoganandaParamahansa Yogananda
05 January 1893, Indian
 
A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami PrabhupadaA. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
01 September 1896, Indian
Founder of ISKCON

Bernadette SoubirousBernadette Soubirous
07 January 1844, French
Saint

Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
25 November 1881, Italian
Pope
Therese of LisieuxThérèse of Lisieux
02 January 1873, French
Nun

Sri AurobindoSri Aurobindo
15 August 1872, Indian
Political and Spiritual Leader
george gurdjieffGeorge Gurdjieff
01 January 1866, Armenian
Spiritual Teacher

Father DamienFather Damien
03 January 1840, Belgian
Saint

Pope Pius IXPope Pius IX
13 May 1792, Italian
Religious Leader

Charles Taze RussellCharles Taze Russell
16 February 1852, American
Christian Restoration Minister

Meher BabaMeher Baba
25 February 1894, Indian
Religious Leader
Pope Leo XIIIPope Leo XIII
02 March 1810, Italian
Pope

Mary Baker EddyMary Baker Eddy
16 July 1821, American
Religious Leader

Pope Pius XPope Pius X
02 June 1835, Italian
Head of the Catholic Church (1903-1914)

Pope Pius XIPope Pius XI
31 May 1857, Italian
Religious Leader
John BoscoJohn Bosco
16 August 1815, Italian
Priest

Narayana GuruNarayana Guru
20 August 1856, Indian
Spiritual Leader, Social Reformer
Miguel Hidalgo y CostillaMiguel Hidalgo y Costilla
08 May 1753, Mexican
Priest

Muhammad AhmadMuhammad Ahmad
12 August 1844, Sudanese
Religious Leader

Mary MacKillopMary MacKillop
15 January 1842, Australian
Nun
Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
21 February 1878, French
Spiritual Guru

Frances Xavier CabriniFrances Xavier Cabrini
15 July 1850, Italian, American
Nun
Charles KingsleyCharles Kingsley
12 June 1819, British
Priest

Dayanand SaraswatiDayanand Saraswati
12 February 1824, Indian
Indian philosopher

Ramakrishna ParamhamsaRamakrishna Paramhamsa
18 February 1836, Indian
Spiritual & Religious Leader
Raphael KalinowskiRaphael Kalinowski
01 September 1835, Polish
Discalced Carmelite Friar

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Wallace Fard MuhammadWallace Fard Muhammad
26 February 1877, American
American religious leader
Joel TeitelbaumJoel Teitelbaum
13 January 1887, Romanian
Philosopher, Rabbi

Leonidas PolkLeonidas Polk
10 April 1806, American
Bishop

Sadhu Sundar SinghSadhu Sundar Singh
03 September 1889, Indian
Missionary

Usman dan FodioUsman dan Fodio
15 December 1754, Nigerian
Teacher
Henry Benedict StuartHenry Benedict Stuart
06 March 1725, Italian
Cardinal
Ezra Taft BensonEzra Taft Benson
04 August 1899, American
Religious Leader

Hudson TaylorHudson Taylor
21 May 1832, British
Physician, Translator, Theologian, Non-fiction

Pope Pius VIIPope Pius VII
14 August 1742, Italian
Pope

Joseph F. SmithJoseph F. Smith
13 November 1838, American
Political leader
Mary SlessorMary Slessor
02 December 1848, British
Missionary

Muhammad AbduhMuhammad Abduh
1849 AD, Egyptian
Jurist

Joseph Franklin RutherfordJoseph Franklin Rutherford
08 November 1869, American
Lawyer, Judge

Emmanuel Joseph SieyèsEmmanuel Joseph Sieyès
03 May 1748, French
Writer

John Alexander DowieJohn Alexander Dowie
25 May 1847, Scottish
Evangelist
Nachman of BreslovNachman of Breslov
04 April 1772, Polish
Rabbi

Leonard HowellLeonard Howell
16 June 1898, Jamaican
 
Geoffrey FisherGeoffrey Fisher
05 May 1887, British
Archbishop

Cosmo Gordon LangCosmo Gordon Lang
31 October 1864, Scottish
Archbishop

Pope Gregory XVIPope Gregory XVI
18 September 1765, Italian
Pope
Wilford WoodruffWilford Woodruff
01 March 1807, American
Religious leader

Aga Khan IAga Khan I
1804 AD, Iranian
Governor
TenskwatawaTenskwatawa
31 December 1775, American
Political leader

Oliver CowderyOliver Cowdery
03 October 1806, American
 

David O. McKayDavid O. McKay
08 September 1873, American
Religious Leader

Minnie VautrinMinnie Vautrin
27 September 1886, American
Missionary

Clemens August Graf von GalenClemens August Graf von Galen
16 March 1878, German
Bishop
Hakeem Noor-ud-DinHakeem Noor-ud-Din
1841 AD, Indian
physician

James StrangJames Strang
21 March 1813, American
Politician

Therese NeumannTherese Neumann
09 April 1898, German
Stigmatic

Abraham Isaac KookAbraham Isaac Kook
07 September 1865, Israeli
rabbi, mystic, Rosh yeshiva
WovokaWovoka
1856 AD, American
Religious leader

Yitzhak KaduriYitzhak Kaduri
1898 AD, Israeli, Iraqi
Rabbi
Lorenzo SnowLorenzo Snow
03 April 1814, American
Political Leader

Nehanda Charwe NyakasikanaNehanda Charwe Nyakasikana
1840 AD, Zimbabwean
Spiritual Leader

Sidney RigdonSidney Rigdon
19 February 1793, American
Religious Leader
Charles StuddCharles Studd
02 December 1860, British
Cricketer, Author, Missionary

Edmund Ignatius RiceEdmund Ignatius Rice
01 June 1762, Irish
Missionary
Thomas MiddletonThomas Middleton
28 January 1769, British
Bishop

Samuel WilberforceSamuel Wilberforce
07 September 1805, British
Bishop

Moshe FeinsteinMoshe Feinstein
03 March 1895, American
Theologian, Rabbi, Philosopher
Samson Raphael HirschSamson Raphael Hirsch
20 June 1808, German
Rabbi, Translator

Madeleine Sophie BaratMadeleine Sophie Barat
12 December 1779, French
Saint
Stephen Samuel WiseStephen Samuel Wise
17 March 1874, Hungarian, American
Rabbi

Pio of PietrelcinaPio of Pietrelcina
25 May 1887, Italian
 

William Ellery ChanningWilliam Ellery Channing
07 April 1780, American
Preacher

Francis AsburyFrancis Asbury
20 August 1745, British, American
Bishop
Pope Leo XIIPope Leo XII
02 August 1760, Italian
Pope
Mordecai KaplanMordecai Kaplan
11 June 1881, Lithuanian, American
Rabbi

John Gresham MachenJohn Gresham Machen
28 July 1881, American
Theologian

John Humphrey NoyesJohn Humphrey Noyes
03 September 1811, American
Preacher

Catherine BoothCatherine Booth
17 January 1829, British
Religious leader
WashakieWashakie
1800 AD, American
tribal chief

Michael von FaulhaberMichael von Faulhaber
05 March 1869, German
Archbishop

CrowfootCrowfoot
1830 AD, Canadian
tribal chief, warrior

Phineas Parkhurst QuimbyPhineas Parkhurst Quimby
16 February 1802, American
Clockmaker

Rama TirthaRama Tirtha
22 October 1873, Indian
Teacher
A. G. EdwardsA. G. Edwards
02 November 1848, Welsh
Priest

Shah Ismail DehlviShah Ismail Dehlvi
26 April 1779, Indian
Scholar
Pope Pius VIIIPope Pius VIII
20 November 1761, Italian
Pope

Patriarch Tikhon of MoscowPatriarch Tikhon of Moscow
31 January 1865, Russian
Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia
Eliza R. SnowEliza R. Snow
21 January 1804, American
Poet
RyōkanRyōkan
02 November 1758, Japanese
Buddhist Monk