Famous People Born In 1785

Discover the most famous people born in 1785. The list includes people like John James Audubon, Lady Caroline Lamb, Mahmud II, Thomas De Quincey, Louis XVII of France and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include novelists, poets, educators and composers born in 1785. This list includes people from England, United States, Germany 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 Louis XVII

Louis XVII
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Versailles, France
Died: June 8, 1795

 2 Mahmud II

Mahmud II
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Sultan of Ottoman Empire
Birthdate: 20th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: İstanbul, Turkey
Died: July 1, 1839

 3 John James Audubon

John James Audubon
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Famous As: Naturalist, Painter, Ornithologist
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Les Cayes
Died: January 27, 1851
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 4 Lady Caroline Lamb

Lady Caroline Lamb
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Aristocrat
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dorset, England
Died: January 25, 1828
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 5 Shah Shujah Durrani

Shah Shujah Durrani
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: April 5, 1842

 6 Oliver Hazard Perry

Oliver Hazard Perry
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: 23rd August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: United States of America
Died: August 23, 1819
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 7 Thomas De Quincey

Thomas De Quincey
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Essayist
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Manchester
Died: December 8, 1859
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 8 Jacob Grimm

Jacob Grimm
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Famous As: Philologist
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hanau, Germany
Died: September 20, 1863
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 9 Lin Zexu

Lin Zexu
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Official
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fuzhou, China
Died: November 22, 1850

 10 Alessandro Manzoni

Alessandro Manzoni
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Italian poet
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Milan
Died: May 22, 1873
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 11 Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Coburg, Germany
Died: August 27, 1851

 12 Diponegoro

Diponegoro
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Died: January 8, 1855
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 13 William Beaumont

William Beaumont
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Listed In: Surgeons
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lebanon, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 25, 1853

 14 Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte

Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte
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Listed In: Socialites
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: April 4, 1879
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 15 Karl Drais

Karl Drais
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor, Forester
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Karlsruhe
Died: December 10, 1851

 16 Prince Paul of Württemberg

Prince Paul of Württemberg
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 16, 1852
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 17 Claude-Louis Navier

Claude-Louis Navier
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: physicist, economist, mathematician, engineer of roads and bridges
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Burlada
Died: August 21, 1836

 18 Thomas Love Peacock

Thomas Love Peacock
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Weymouth, England
Died: January 23, 1866
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 19 John McLean

John McLean
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Jurist and politician
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 4, 1861

 20 Charles Metcalfe, 1st Baron Metcalfe

Charles Metcalfe, 1st Baron Metcalfe
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Famous As: Government Official
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: September 5, 1846
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 21 Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Governor-General of India
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wrotham, England
Died: September 24, 1856

 22 Adam Sedgwick

Adam Sedgwick
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Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dent
Died: January 27, 1873
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 23 Florestan, Prince of Monaco

Florestan, Prince of Monaco
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: June 20, 1856

 24 Bettina von Arnim

Bettina von Arnim
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Salon-holder, Composer, Novelist
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Frankfurt
Died: January 20, 1859
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 25 David Wilkie

David Wilkie
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cults, Scotland
Died: June 1, 1841

 26 José Miguel Carrera

José Miguel Carrera
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chile
Died: September 4, 1821
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 27 Victor de Broglie

Victor de Broglie
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 25, 1870

 28 Gesche Gottfried

Gesche Gottfried
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Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bremen, Germany
Died: April 21, 1831
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 29 Zwangendaba

Zwangendaba
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: African king
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Not known
Died: 1848 AD

 30 Dorothea Lieven

Dorothea Lieven
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Latvia
Died: January 27, 1857

 31 Henry Miller Shreve

Henry Miller Shreve
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Jersey, United States
Died: March 6, 1851

 32 Friedrich Kalkbrenner

Friedrich Kalkbrenner
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 7th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: near Kassel, Germany
Died: June 10, 1849

 33 Seth Thomas

Seth Thomas
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Famous As: Clockmaker
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wolcott, Connecticut, United States
Died: January 29, 1859

 34 Hans Karl von Diebitsch

Hans Karl von Diebitsch
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wielka Lipa, Poland
Died: June 10, 1831

 35 William Prout

William Prout
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Horton, England
Died: April 9, 1850

 36 William Jackson Hooker

William Jackson Hooker
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Norwich, England
Died: August 12, 1865

 37 Peter Cartwright

Peter Cartwright
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Preacher
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amherst County, Virginia, United States
Died: September 25, 1872

 38 Charles Joseph, comte de Flahaut

Charles Joseph, comte de Flahaut
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military general
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 1, 1870

 39 Charles Xavier Thomas

Charles Xavier Thomas
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Colmar, France
Died: March 12, 1870

 40 Jean Charles Athanase Peltier

Jean Charles Athanase Peltier
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ham, France
Died: October 27, 1845

 41 Edward Bransfield

Edward Bransfield
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Ballinacurra, County Cork, Ireland
Died: October 31, 1852

 42 William Francis Patrick Napier

William Francis Patrick Napier
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Celbridge, Ireland
Died: February 12, 1860

 43 Adam Wilhelm Moltke

Adam Wilhelm Moltke
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Einsidelsborg, Otterup, Denmark
Died: February 15, 1864

 44 Jean-Louis Michel

Jean-Louis Michel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Fencer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Saint-Domingue
Died: 1865 AD

 45 Henry Wheaton

Henry Wheaton
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Died: March 11, 1848

 46 Pierre Louis Dulong

Pierre Louis Dulong
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rouen, France
Died: July 19, 1838

 47 August Immanuel Bekker

August Immanuel Bekker
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Famous As: Philologist
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: June 7, 1871

 48 Étienne Constantin de Gerlache

Étienne Constantin de Gerlache
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Belgium
Died: February 10, 1871

 49 Nachman Krochmal

Nachman Krochmal
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brody, Ukraine
Died: July 31, 1840

 50 Karl August Varnhagen von Ense

Karl August Varnhagen von Ense
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Biographer
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: October 10, 1858