Famous People Born In 1787

Discover the most famous people born in 1787. The list includes people like Delphine LaLaurie, Sarah Baartman, Shaka, Louis Daguerre, François Guizot and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include historians, economists, political leaders and educators born in 1787. This list includes people from England, France, Germany & United States and many more countries.

Sarah BaartmanSarah Baartman
30th November, South African
A Freak Show Attraction
ShakaShaka
30th November, South African
Zulu Emperor

Delphine LaLaurieDelphine LaLaurie
19th March, French
Socialite

Louis DaguerreLouis Daguerre
18th November, French
Artist

François GuizotFrançois Guizot
4th October, French
Politician, Diplomat, Historian, Translator,

Vuk Stefanović KaradžićVuk Stefanović Karadžić
6th November, Serbian
Linguist
John J. CrittendenJohn J. Crittenden
10th September, American
Politician

Joseph von FraunhoferJoseph von Fraunhofer
6th March, German
Physicist, Astronomer, Chemist

Jan Evangelista PurkinjeJan Evangelista Purkinje
17th December, Czech
Physiologist
Thomas Hopkins GallaudetThomas Hopkins Gallaudet
10th December, American
Educator

Emma WillardEmma Willard
23rd February, American
American activist
William EttyWilliam Etty
10th March, British
Painter

Maria Ludovika of Austria-EsteMaria Ludovika of Austria-Este
14th December, Austrian
Queen

Edmund KeanEdmund Kean
4th November, British
Actor

Sir Harry Smith, 1st BaronetSir Harry Smith, 1st Baronet
28th June, British
General

Alexander Sergeyevich MenshikovAlexander Sergeyevich Menshikov
26th August, Russian
Statesman
Samuel CunardSamuel Cunard
21st November, Canadian, British
Magnate

Alfred I, Prince of Windisch-GrätzAlfred I, Prince of Windisch-Grätz
11th May, Austrian
Nobleman

Franz Xaver GruberFranz Xaver Gruber
25th November, Austrian
Organist

Muhammad ibn Ali as-SenussiMuhammad ibn Ali as-Senussi
30th November, Algerian
Theologian
Ninomiya SontokuNinomiya Sontoku
4th September, Japanese
Philosopher

Christian Friedrich, Baron StockmarChristian Friedrich, Baron Stockmar
22nd August, German
Physician
Guillaume Henri DufourGuillaume Henri Dufour
15th September, Swiss, German
Officer

Mary Russell MitfordMary Russell Mitford
16th December, British
Author

Otto von KotzebueOtto von Kotzebue
30th December, German, Estonian, Russian
Navigator
Rasmus RaskRasmus Rask
22nd November, Danish
Linguist

Richard WhatelyRichard Whately
1st February, British
Economist
Ludwig UhlandLudwig Uhland
26th April, German
Poet

James WeddellJames Weddell
24th August, British
Navigator

Thomas SayThomas Say
27th June, American
Entomologist
John RichardsonJohn Richardson
5th November, British, Scottish
Surgeon and Explorer

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William BecknellWilliam Becknell
30th November, American
Soldier
Johann Nicolaus von DreyseJohann Nicolaus von Dreyse
20th November, German
Inventor

KeyingKeying
21st March, Chinese
Statesman

William ConybeareWilliam Conybeare
7th June, British
Geologist

Anna Colas PépinAnna Colas Pépin
30th November, French
Businesswoman
Konstantin BatyushkovKonstantin Batyushkov
29th May, Russian
Poet
Alexey Fyodorovich OrlovAlexey Fyodorovich Orlov
19th October, Russian
Diplomat

Claudius RichClaudius Rich
28th March, French, British
Businessman

Robert L. StevensRobert L. Stevens
18th October, American
Inventor

Francisco de Paula Martínez de la Rosa y BerdejoFrancisco de Paula Martínez de la Rosa y Berdejo
10th March, Spanish
Prime Minister
Charles Cowden ClarkeCharles Cowden Clarke
15th December, British
Author

Jan Zygmunt SkrzyneckiJan Zygmunt Skrzynecki
8th February, Polish
General

André CoindreAndré Coindre
26th February, French
Father

Karl Ferdinand von GräfeKarl Ferdinand von Gräfe
8th March, German
Surgeon

Tharrawaddy MinTharrawaddy Min
14th March, Burmese
King