Famous People Born In 1781

Discover the most famous people born in 1781. The list includes people like George Stephenson, Stamford Raffles, René Laennec, Eugène de Beauharnais, Siméon Denis Poisson and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include philosophers, botanists, poets and mathematicians born in 1781. This list includes people from Germany, England, United States & France 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 George Stephenson

George Stephenson
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Famous As: Father of Railways
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wylam
Died: August 12, 1848

 2 René Laennec

René Laennec
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Famous As: Inventor of Stethoscope
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Quimper, France
Died: August 13, 1826

 3 Stamford Raffles

Stamford Raffles
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Lieutenant-Governor of Bencoolen (1818-24)
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Port Morant, Jamaica
Died: July 5, 1826
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 4 Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France

Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Princes
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Palace of Versailles, France
Died: June 4, 1789
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 5 David Brewster

David Brewster
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jedburgh, Scotland
Died: February 10, 1868

 6 Bernard Bolzano

Bernard Bolzano
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Prague, Czechoslovakia
Died: December 18, 1848
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 7 Swaminarayan

Swaminarayan
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Famous As: Religious leader
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chhapaiya, India
Died: June 1, 1830
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 8 Princess Juliane of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

Princess Juliane of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Coburg, Germany
Died: August 12, 1860
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 9 Tom Cribb

Tom Cribb
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Listed In: Boxers
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: May 11, 1848

 10 Anton Diabelli

Anton Diabelli
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Music Publisher
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mattsee, Austria
Died: April 7, 1858
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 11 Alexander von Benckendorff

Alexander von Benckendorff
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tallinn, Estonia
Died: October 5, 1844

 12 Robert Mills

Robert Mills
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Famous As: American architect
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: March 3, 1855
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 13 Jean Amilcar

Jean Amilcar
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Famous As: Louis XVI's son
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Senegal
Died: 1793 AD

 14 William I of Württemberg

William I of Württemberg
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 27th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lubin, Poland
Died: June 25, 1864
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 15 Sydney, Lady Morgan

Sydney, Lady Morgan
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: April 14, 1859

 16 Louis-Mathieu Molé

Louis-Mathieu Molé
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Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 23, 1855
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 17 Lemuel Shaw

Lemuel Shaw
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: West Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 30, 1861

 18 Francis Leggatt Chantrey

Francis Leggatt Chantrey
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Listed In: Sculptors
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Norton, England
Died: November 25, 1841
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 19 Siméon Denis Poisson

Siméon Denis Poisson
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Loiret, France
Died: April 25, 1840

 20 Eugène de Beauharnais

Eugène de Beauharnais
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Viceroy of Italy
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 21, 1824
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 21 Francisco Espoz y Mina

Francisco Espoz y Mina
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Idocin, Idocin, Spain
Died: December 24, 1836

 22 Karl Friedrich Schinkel

Karl Friedrich Schinkel
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Famous As: architect, painter
Birthdate: 13th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Neuruppin
Died: October 9, 1841
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 23 Pedro de Sousa Holstein, duque de Palmela

Pedro de Sousa Holstein, duque de Palmela
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Listed In: Diplomats
Famous As: Portuguese statesman
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: October 12, 1850

 24 Frederica of Baden

Frederica of Baden
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: September 25, 1826
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 25 Rebecca Gratz

Rebecca Gratz
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died: August 27, 1869

 26 Andrés Bello

Andrés Bello
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Poet, Legislator, Philosopher, Educator, Philologist, Diplomat, Politician, Translator, Writer
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Caracas
Died: October 15, 1865
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 27 James Lawrence

James Lawrence
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Listed In: Sailors
Famous As: Naval Officer
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Burlington, New Jersey, United States
Died: June 4, 1813

 28 Mauro Giuliani

Mauro Giuliani
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bisceglie, Italy
Died: May 8, 1829
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 29 Vincent Novello

Vincent Novello
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 9, 1861

 30 John Wesley Jarvis

John Wesley Jarvis
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: South Shields, England
Died: January 14, 1839

 31 Joseph Karl Stieler

Joseph Karl Stieler
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Former painter who is known for creating Neoclassical portraits and was the royal court painter of the Bavarian kings from 1820 until 1855
Birthdate: 1st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mainz, Germany
Died: April 9, 1858

 32 François Habeneck

François Habeneck
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Violinist
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Charleville-Mézières, France
Died: February 8, 1849

 33 Adelbert von Chamisso

Adelbert von Chamisso
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sivry-Ante, France
Died: August 21, 1838

 34 Pompee Valentin Vastey

Pompee Valentin Vastey
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Saint-Domingue
Died: September 30, 1820

 35 Valentín Gómez Farías

Valentín Gómez Farías
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 14th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico
Died: July 5, 1858

 36 Karl Christian Friedrich Krause

Karl Christian Friedrich Krause
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher, University teacher
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Eisenberg
Died: September 27, 1832

 37 François-Joseph Naderman

François-Joseph Naderman
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Harpist
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 2, 1835

 38 Achim von Arnim

Achim von Arnim
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: January 21, 1831

 39 Johann Friedrich Meckel

Johann Friedrich Meckel
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Famous As: Anatomist
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Halle, Germany
Died: October 31, 1833

 40 Thomas Stewart Traill

Thomas Stewart Traill
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Orkney, Scotland
Died: July 30, 1862

 41 Samuel Hall

Samuel Hall
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Basford, England
Died: November 21, 1863