Famous People Born In 1774

Discover the most famous people born in 1774. The list includes people like Johnny Appleseed, Meriwether Lewis, Caspar David Friedrich, Matthew Flinders, Daniel D. Tompkins and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include explorers, political leaders, military leaders and astronomers born in 1774. This list includes people from United States, England and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Johnny Appleseed

Johnny Appleseed
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Listed In: Naturalists
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Leominster, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 18, 1845

 2 Meriwether Lewis

Meriwether Lewis
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Explorer, Politician
Birthdate: 18th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ivy, Colony of Virginia
Died: October 11, 1809

 3 Matthew Flinders

Matthew Flinders
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Voyager
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Donington
Died: July 19, 1814
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 4 Elizabeth Ann Seton

Elizabeth Ann Seton
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Listed In: Saints
Famous As: First native-born American to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 4, 1821
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 5 Lalon

Lalon
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Famous As: poet
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bengal Presidency
Died: October 17, 1890

 6 Robert Southey

Robert Southey
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Former poet of the Romantic school, and Poet laureate from 1813 until his death
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Died: March 21, 1843
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 7 Daniel D. Tompkins

Daniel D. Tompkins
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Sixth Vice President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Scarsdale
Died: June 11, 1825
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 8 Charles Bell

Charles Bell
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: April 28, 1842
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 9 Francis Beaufort

Francis Beaufort
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Listed In: Geologists
Famous As: Former Hydrographer known for Beaufort cipher, Beaufort scale
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Navan, Ireland
Died: December 17, 1857

 10 Caspar David Friedrich

Caspar David Friedrich
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Famous As: Romantic landscape painter
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Greifswald, Germany
Died: May 7, 1840
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 11 Jean-Baptiste Biot

Jean-Baptiste Biot
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Physicist, Astronomer, Civil engineer, Engineer, Professor
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris
Died: February 3, 1862

 12 Gaspare Spontini

Gaspare Spontini
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Italian opera composer
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maiolati Spontini
Died: January 24, 1851
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 13 William Bainbridge

William Bainbridge
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Naval Commander
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Died: July 27, 1833

 14 Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge

Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Marshal
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, London, England
Died: July 8, 1850
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 15 Lord William Bentinck

Lord William Bentinck
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Famous As: Former Governor-General of India
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Died: June 17, 1839

 16 John Colter

John Colter
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Person
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Stuarts Draft, Virginia, United States
Died: November 22, 1813
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 17 Anne Catherine Emmerich

Anne Catherine Emmerich
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Listed In: Priests
Famous As: Canoness
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Coesfeld, Germany
Died: February 9, 1824

 18 Pierre-Narcisse Guérin

Pierre-Narcisse Guérin
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: July 6, 1833
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 19 William Henry

William Henry
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Died: September 2, 1836

 20 Francis Baily

Francis Baily
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Newbury, England
Died: August 30, 1844
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 21 Arthur Thistlewood

Arthur Thistlewood
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Tupholme, England
Died: May 1, 1820

 22 Anne Jean Marie René Savary

Anne Jean Marie René Savary
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Marcq, France
Died: June 2, 1833
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 23 Thomas Tooke

Thomas Tooke
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Listed In: Economists
Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kronshtadt, Russia
Died: February 26, 1858

 24 Francisco de Paula Marín

Francisco de Paula Marín
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nobleman
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jerez de la Frontera, Spain
Died: October 30, 1837
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 25 Archibald Constable

Archibald Constable
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Listed In: Publishers
Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Carnbee, Scotland
Died: July 21, 1827

 26 Auguste de Marmont

Auguste de Marmont
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military general
Birthdate: 20th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Châtillon-sur-Seine, France
Died: March 22, 1852
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 27 Christian Leopold von Buch

Christian Leopold von Buch
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Germany
Died: March 4, 1853

 28 Giuseppe Caspar Mezzofanti

Giuseppe Caspar Mezzofanti
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Listed In: Philologists
Famous As: Philologist
Birthdate: 19th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: March 15, 1849
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 29 Jean Marc Gaspard Itard

Jean Marc Gaspard Itard
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oraison, France
Died: July 5, 1838

 30 Maria Theresa Kemble

Maria Theresa Kemble
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: September 3, 1838

 31 Egor Frantsevich, Count Kankrin

Egor Frantsevich, Count Kankrin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hanau, Germany
Died: October 3, 1845

 32 George Dollond

George Dollond
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Famous As: Optician
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 30, 1852

 33 Adolf Müllner

Adolf Müllner
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Critic
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Langendorf, Weißenfels, Germany
Died: June 11, 1829

 34 Edward Charles Howard

Edward Charles Howard
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Died: September 28, 1816

 35 Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands

Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: October 12, 1837

 36 Hans Järta

Hans Järta
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dalarna, Sweden
Died: April 6, 1847

 37 Friedrich Gottlob Koenig

Friedrich Gottlob Koenig
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Best Known for His High-Speed Steam-Powered Printing Press
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Eisleben, Germany
Died: January 17, 1833

 38 Colin Halkett

Colin Halkett
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: British Army officer who became Lieutenant Governor of Jersey
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Venlo, Netherlands
Died: September 24, 1856