Famous People Born In 1788

Discover the most famous people born in 1788. The list includes people like Lord Byron, Arthur Schopenhauer, Sacagawea, Robert Peel, Victor of Aveyron and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, philosophers, novelists and prime ministers born in 1788. This list includes people from United States, France, England & 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 Lord Byron

Lord Byron
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet, Politician
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dover, United Kingdom
Died: April 19, 1824

 2 Arthur Schopenhauer

Arthur Schopenhauer
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gdańsk, Poland
Died: September 21, 1860

 3 Sacagawea

Sacagawea
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Interpreter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Salmon
Died: 1812 AD
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 4 Robert Peel

Robert Peel
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1841-1846)
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bury, Lancashire, England
Died: July 2, 1850
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 5 Victor of Aveyron

Victor of Aveyron
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Famous As: Feral Child
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Aveyron, France
Died: 1828 AD

 6 James Alexander Hamilton

James Alexander Hamilton
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Listed In: Lawyers
Famous As: Son of Alexander Hamilton
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: September 24, 1878
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 7 Sarah Josepha Hale

Sarah Josepha Hale
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American author
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Newport, New Hampshire, United States
Died: April 30, 1879
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 8 Mohammed bin Thani

Mohammed bin Thani
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Fuwayrit, Qatar
Died: December 18, 1878
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 9 FitzRoy Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

FitzRoy Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: 30th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Badminton, Gloucestershire
Died: June 28, 1855

 10 Adoniram Judson

Adoniram Judson
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Listed In: Preachers
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Malden
Died: April 12, 1850
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 11 Augustin-Jean Fresnel

Augustin-Jean Fresnel
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Broglie (Eure)
Died: July 14, 1827

 12 Catherine Pavlovna of Russia

Catherine Pavlovna of Russia
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Catherine Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire
Died: January 9, 1819
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 13 Princess Augusta of Bavaria

Princess Augusta of Bavaria
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: May 13, 1851

 14 Infante Carlos, Count of Molina

Infante Carlos, Count of Molina
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Listed In: Noblemen
Famous As: Count
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Aranjuez, Aranjuez, Spain
Died: March 10, 1855
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 15 Margaret Taylor

Margaret Taylor
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Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Calvert County, Maryland, United States
Died: August 14, 1852

 16 Rama III

Rama III
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Siam
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: April 2, 1851
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 17 Carl Mayer von Rothschild

Carl Mayer von Rothschild
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Listed In: Bankers
Famous As: Banker
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Frankfurt
Died: March 10, 1855

 18 Princess Wilhelmine of Baden

Princess Wilhelmine of Baden
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: January 27, 1836
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 19 Alexander Campbell

Alexander Campbell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Minister
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Broughshane, County Antrim, Ireland
Died: March 4, 1866

 20 Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff

Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 10th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Łubowice, Poland
Died: November 26, 1857
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 21 Christian Jürgensen Thomsen

Christian Jürgensen Thomsen
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Listed In: Archaeologists
Famous As: Antiquarian
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: May 21, 1865

 22 James Gadsden

James Gadsden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 26, 1858
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 23 Athanasios Diakos

Athanasios Diakos
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Central Greece
Died: April 24, 1821

 24 Hugh Clapperton

Hugh Clapperton
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Naval Officer
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Annan, Scotland
Died: April 13, 1827
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 25 Somdej Toh

Somdej Toh
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Listed In: Saints
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tha Ruea, Ayutthaya, Siam, Thailand
Died: June 22, 1872

 26 Sarah Goodridge

Sarah Goodridge
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Templeton, Massachusetts, United Stafes
Died: December 28, 1853
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 27 Archduke Rudolf of Austria

Archduke Rudolf of Austria
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Laxenburg castles, Austria
Died: July 24, 1831

 28 Friedrich Rückert

Friedrich Rückert
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Schweinfurt, Germany
Died: January 31, 1866
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 29 Étienne Cabet

Étienne Cabet
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dijon, France
Died: November 9, 1856

 30 Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet

Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Metaphysician
Birthdate: 8th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: May 6, 1856

 31 William Strickland

William Strickland
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Navesink, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 6, 1854

 32 Theodore Hook

Theodore Hook
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Man of Letters
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 24, 1841

 33 Tomás de Zumalacárregui

Tomás de Zumalacárregui
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Spanish military leader
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ormaiztegui, Spain
Died: June 24, 1835

 34 David d'Angers

David d'Angers
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Listed In: Sculptors
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Angers, France
Died: January 4, 1856

 35 Samuel Bamford

Samuel Bamford
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Middleton, England
Died: April 13, 1872

 36 Pavel Kiselyov

Pavel Kiselyov
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Reformer
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: November 26, 1872

 37 Edward Sabine

Edward Sabine
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: June 26, 1883

 38 Basil Hall

Basil Hall
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dunglass, Scotland
Died: September 11, 1844

 39 Thomas Blanchard

Thomas Blanchard
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sutton
Died: April 16, 1864

 40 Pierre-Joseph Pelletier

Pierre-Joseph Pelletier
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: July 19, 1842

 41 Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes

Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes
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Listed In: Archaeologists
Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Perthes, France
Died: August 5, 1868

 42 Mikhail Shchepkin

Mikhail Shchepkin
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belogrod, Russia
Died: August 11, 1863

 43 Károly Kisfaludy

Károly Kisfaludy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Dramatist
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tét, Hungary
Died: November 21, 1830

 44 Thomas Tredgold

Thomas Tredgold
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brandon Village, England
Died: January 28, 1829

 45 Abigail Goodrich Whittelsey

Abigail Goodrich Whittelsey
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Famous As: Editor
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ridgefield, Connecticut, United States
Died: July 16, 1858

 46 Houkje Gerrits Bouma

Houkje Gerrits Bouma
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Listed In: Speed Skaters
Famous As: Speed skater
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Akkerwoude, Netherlands
Died: August 8, 1857

 47 Momolu Duwalu Bukele

Momolu Duwalu Bukele
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 30th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Liberia
Died: October 1, 1888

 48 Mary Prince

Mary Prince
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Famous As: Autobiographer of The History of Mary Prince (1831)
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bermuda
Died: 1833 AD

 49 Henriette Pressburg

Henriette Pressburg
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Mother of Karl Marx
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nijmegen, Netherlands
Died: November 30, 1863

 50 Abdul Momin

Abdul Momin
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: 24th Sultan of Brunei
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Died: May 30, 1885