Famous People From Austria
Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler
20 April 1889
Nazi Leader, German Dictator and Chancellor of
Arnold SchwarzeneggerArnold Schwarzenegger
30 July 1947
Former Governor of California

Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla
10 July 1856
Inventor, Father of Radio

Sigmund FreudSigmund Freud
06 May 1856
Neurologist

Dominic ThiemDominic Thiem
03 September 1993
Tennis Player

Ludwig van BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven
16 December 1770
Composer
Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis
01 July 1818
Physician

Wolfgang Amadeus MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
27 January 1756
Composer

Christoph WaltzChristoph Waltz
04 October 1956
Actor
Niki LaudaNiki Lauda
22 February 1949
Former Formula One driver

Franz KafkaFranz Kafka
03 July 1883
Novelist
Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
31 December 1908
Nazi Hunter

Wolfgang PuckWolfgang Puck
08 July 1949
Chef, Restaurateur

Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt
14 July 1862
Painter

Boris KodjoeBoris Kodjoe
08 March 1973
Actor, Former Model

Gregor MendelGregor Mendel
22 July 1822
 
Rudolf NureyevRudolf Nureyev
17 March 1938
Ballet Dancer & Choreographer

Ludwig WittgensteinLudwig Wittgenstein
26 April 1889
Philosopher

Rainer Maria RilkeRainer Maria Rilke
04 December 1875
Poet & Novelist

Franz Joseph I of AustriaFranz Joseph I of Austria
18 August 1830
Emperor of Austria
Toto WolffToto Wolff
12 January 1972
Investor

Viktor FranklViktor Frankl
26 March 1905
Psychiatrist
Erwin SchrödingerErwin Schrödinger
12 August 1887
Physicist

Joseph HaydnJoseph Haydn
31 March 1732
Composer

Otto SkorzenyOtto Skorzeny
12 June 1908
Military Officer
Alois HitlerAlois Hitler
07 June 1837
Adolf Hitler's Father

Maximilian I of MexicoMaximilian I of Mexico
06 July 1832
Monarch
Gustav MahlerGustav Mahler
07 July 1860
Composer

Maximilian I, Holy Roman EmperorMaximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor
22 March 1459
Holy Roman Emperor

Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
24 March 1897
Psychoanalyst
Heinrich HarrerHeinrich Harrer
06 July 1912
Mountaineer

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Egon Schiele Egon Schiele
12 June 1890
Painter
Ferdinand PorscheFerdinand Porsche
03 September 1875
Founder of Porsche Automobile Company

Felix BaumgartnerFelix Baumgartner
20 April 1969
Daredevil

Arnold SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg
13 September 1874
Composer

Dietrich MateschitzDietrich Mateschitz
20 May 1944
Businessman
Theodor HerzlTheodor Herzl
02 May 1860
Journalist
Gustav SchwarzeneggerGustav Schwarzenegger
17 August 1907
Father of Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Ernst KaltenbrunnerErnst Kaltenbrunner
04 October 1903
Nazi Leader

Alfred AdlerAlfred Adler
07 February 1870
 

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28 November 1881
Novelist
Ludwig BoltzmannLudwig Boltzmann
20 February 1844
Physicist

Joseph SchumpeterJoseph Schumpeter
08 February 1883
Economist

Ludwig von MisesLudwig von Mises
29 September 1881
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist

Klemens von MetternichKlemens von Metternich
15 May 1773
Former Chancellor of Germany

Charles VI, Holy Roman EmperorCharles VI, Holy Roman Emperor
01 October 1685
Emperor
Kurt WaldheimKurt Waldheim
21 December 1918
Former President of Austria & UN Secretary General

Archduke Franz Ferdinand Archduke Franz Ferdinand
18 December 1863
The person whose assassination sparked the First
Ferdinand I of AustriaFerdinand I of Austria
19 April 1793
Emperor

Friedensreich HundertwasserFriedensreich Hundertwasser
15 December 1928
Architect

Arthur Seyss-InquartArthur Seyss-Inquart
22 July 1892
War Criminal
Anton BrucknerAnton Bruckner
04 September 1824
Composer

Martin BuberMartin Buber
08 February 1878
Philosopher
Wolfgang PauliWolfgang Pauli
25 April 1900
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Ferdinand II, Holy Roman EmperorFerdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor
09 July 1578
Holy Roman Emperor

Konrad LorenzKonrad Lorenz
07 November 1903
Zoologist

Alban BergAlban Berg
09 February 1885
Composer

Hans AspergerHans Asperger
18 February 1906
Paediatrician
Oskar Werner Oskar Werner
13 November 1922
Actor

Fred ZinnemannFred Zinnemann
29 April 1907
Film Director

Anton WebernAnton Webern
03 December 1883
Music Composer

Ernst MachErnst Mach
18 February 1838
Physicist
Albert von Szent-Györgyi Albert Szent-Györgyi
16 September 1893
Physiologist

Karl von FrischKarl von Frisch
20 November 1886
Ethologist
Christian DopplerChristian Doppler
29 November 1803
Mathematician & Physicist

Walter KohnWalter Kohn
09 March 1923
Physicist and Chemist

Amon GoethAmon Goeth
11 December 1908
World War II Nazi Officer
Theodor BillrothTheodor Billroth
26 April 1829
Surgeon

Friedrich von HayekFriedrich von Hayek
08 May 1899
Economist
Franz Peter Schubert Franz Peter Schubert
31 January 1797
Composer

Róbert BárányRóbert Bárány
22 April 1876
Otologist

Friedrich von AmerlingFriedrich von Amerling
14 April 1803
Portrait Painter
FaZe BlazikenFaZe Blaziken
19 August 1996
YouTube Star

Anton HausAnton Haus
13 June 1851
Naval officer
Karl HerzfeldKarl Herzfeld
24 February 1892
Physicist

Bedrich SmetanaBedrich Smetana
02 March 1824
Composer

Gyorgy LigetiGyorgy Ligeti
28 May 1923
Composer

Bruno SchulzBruno Schulz
12 July 1892
Writer, Painter, Literary critic
Sebastian KurzSebastian Kurz
27 August 1986
Politician
David AlabaDavid Alaba
24 June 1992
Association football player

Otto von HabsburgOtto von Habsburg
20 November 1912
Politician

Edmund HusserlEdmund Husserl
08 April 1859
Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher

Conchita WurstConchita Wurst
06 November 1988
Singer, Model
Leo FrankLeo Frank
29 June 1925
Writer

Mick BlueMick Blue
09 September 1976
Adult Film Star

Josef BicanJosef Bican
25 September 1913
Association football player, Association football

Peter HandkePeter Handke
06 December 1942
Novelist, Playwright, Film director, Screenwriter,

Michael HanekeMichael Haneke
23 March 1942
Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, University
Franz StanglFranz Stangl
26 March 1908
Police officer, Officer

Francis LawrenceFrancis Lawrence
26 March 1971
Filmmaker
Johann Strauss IIJohann Strauss II
25 October 1825
Composer

Herbert von KarajanHerbert von Karajan
05 April 1908
Conductor, Music director
Leopold I, Holy Roman EmperorLeopold I, Holy Roman Emperor
09 June 1640
Composer
Paul HenreidPaul Henreid
10 January 1908
Actor