Famous People From Austria
Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler
20 April 1889
Nazi Leader, German Dictator and Chancellor of
Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla
10 July 1856
Inventor, Father of Radio

Niki LaudaNiki Lauda
22 February 1949
Former Formula One driver

Wolfgang Amadeus MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
27 January 1756
Composer

Ludwig van BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven
16 December 1770
Composer

Sigmund FreudSigmund Freud
06 May 1856
Neurologist
Franz KafkaFranz Kafka
03 July 1883
Novelist

Toto WolffToto Wolff
12 January 1972
Investor

Christoph WaltzChristoph Waltz
04 October 1956
Actor
Archduke Franz Ferdinand Archduke Franz Ferdinand
18 December 1863
The person whose assassination sparked the First

Dominic ThiemDominic Thiem
03 September 1993
Tennis Player
Amon GoethAmon Goeth
11 December 1908
World War II Nazi Officer

Franz Joseph I of AustriaFranz Joseph I of Austria
18 August 1830
Emperor of Austria

Ludwig WittgensteinLudwig Wittgenstein
26 April 1889
Philosopher

Joseph HaydnJoseph Haydn
31 March 1732
Composer

Boris KodjoeBoris Kodjoe
08 March 1973
Actor, Former Model
Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt
14 July 1862
Painter

Alois HitlerAlois Hitler
07 June 1837
Adolf Hitler's Father

Gregor MendelGregor Mendel
22 July 1822
 

Franz Peter Schubert Franz Peter Schubert
31 January 1797
Composer
Maximilian I, Holy Roman EmperorMaximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor
22 March 1459
Holy Roman Emperor

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

Otto SkorzenyOtto Skorzeny
12 June 1908
Military Officer

Friedrich von HayekFriedrich von Hayek
08 May 1899
Economist
Maximilian I of MexicoMaximilian I of Mexico
06 July 1832
Monarch

Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
31 December 1908
Nazi Hunter
Gustav MahlerGustav Mahler
07 July 1860
Composer

Wolfgang PuckWolfgang Puck
08 July 1949
Chef, Restaurateur

Sebastian KurzSebastian Kurz
27 August 1986
Chancellor of Austria
Rainer Maria RilkeRainer Maria Rilke
04 December 1875
Poet & Novelist

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Ferdinand PorscheFerdinand Porsche
03 September 1875
Founder of Porsche Automobile Company
Felix BaumgartnerFelix Baumgartner
20 April 1969
Daredevil

Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
24 March 1897
Psychoanalyst

Dietrich MateschitzDietrich Mateschitz
20 May 1944
Businessman

Heinrich HarrerHeinrich Harrer
06 July 1912
Mountaineer
Arnold SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg
13 September 1874
Composer
Ernst KaltenbrunnerErnst Kaltenbrunner
04 October 1903
Nazi Leader

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28 November 1881
Novelist

Gustav SchwarzeneggerGustav Schwarzenegger
17 August 1907
Father of Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Egon Schiele Egon Schiele
12 June 1890
Painter
Theodor HerzlTheodor Herzl
02 May 1860
Journalist

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

Leopold II, Holy Roman EmperorLeopold II, Holy Roman Emperor
05 May 1747
Holy Roman Emperor

Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis
01 July 1818
Physician

Alfred AdlerAlfred Adler
07 February 1870
 
Joseph SchumpeterJoseph Schumpeter
08 February 1883
Economist

Charles VI, Holy Roman EmperorCharles VI, Holy Roman Emperor
01 October 1685
Emperor
Otto of GreeceOtto of Greece
01 June 1815
King

Kurt WaldheimKurt Waldheim
21 December 1918
Former President of Austria & UN Secretary General

Klemens von MetternichKlemens von Metternich
15 May 1773
Former Chancellor of Germany
Ludwig BoltzmannLudwig Boltzmann
20 February 1844
Physicist

Edmund HusserlEdmund Husserl
08 April 1859
Philosopher
Ferdinand I of AustriaFerdinand I of Austria
19 April 1793
Emperor

Hans AspergerHans Asperger
18 February 1906
Paediatrician

Arthur Seyss-InquartArthur Seyss-Inquart
22 July 1892
War Criminal

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

Bedrich SmetanaBedrich Smetana
02 March 1824
Composer
Rudolf NureyevRudolf Nureyev
17 March 1938
Ballet Dancer & Choreographer

Wolfgang PauliWolfgang Pauli
25 April 1900
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Oskar Werner Oskar Werner
13 November 1922
Actor

Martin BuberMartin Buber
08 February 1878
Philosopher
Friedensreich HundertwasserFriedensreich Hundertwasser
15 December 1928
Architect

Anton BrucknerAnton Bruckner
04 September 1824
Composer
Gyorgy LigetiGyorgy Ligeti
28 May 1923
Composer

Konrad LorenzKonrad Lorenz
07 November 1903
Zoologist

Peter HandkePeter Handke
06 December 1942
Novelist
Fred ZinnemannFred Zinnemann
29 April 1907
Film Director

Alban BergAlban Berg
09 February 1885
Composer
Ernst MachErnst Mach
18 February 1838
Physicist

Anton WebernAnton Webern
03 December 1883
Music Composer

Albert von Szent-Györgyi Albert Szent-Györgyi
16 September 1893
Physiologist
Christian DopplerChristian Doppler
29 November 1803
Mathematician & Physicist

Karl von FrischKarl von Frisch
20 November 1886
Ethologist
Walter KohnWalter Kohn
09 March 1923
Physicist and Chemist

Theodor BillrothTheodor Billroth
26 April 1829
Surgeon

Friedrich von AmerlingFriedrich von Amerling
14 April 1803
Portrait Painter

Róbert BárányRóbert Bárány
22 April 1876
Otologist
Anton HausAnton Haus
13 June 1851
Naval officer
Karl HerzfeldKarl Herzfeld
24 February 1892
Physicist

FaZe BlazikenFaZe Blaziken
19 August 1996
YouTube Star

Jack UnterwegerJack Unterweger
16 August 1950
writer, serial killer

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of AustriaArchduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria
18 December 1863
Heir presumptive
David AlabaDavid Alaba
24 June 1992
Association football player

Georg von TrappGeorg von Trapp
04 April 1880
Naval officer

Archduke Karl of AustriaArchduke Karl of Austria
11 January 1961
 

Otto von HabsburgOtto von Habsburg
20 November 1912
Politician

FalcoFalco
19 February 1957
Musician
Conchita WurstConchita Wurst
06 November 1988
Singer, Model

Josef BicanJosef Bican
25 September 1913
Association football player, Association football
Michael HanekeMichael Haneke
23 March 1942
Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, University

Johann Strauss IIJohann Strauss II
25 October 1825
Composer
Roland RatzenbergerRoland Ratzenberger
04 July 1960
Formula One driver
Francis LawrenceFrancis Lawrence
26 March 1971
Filmmaker