Famous People Born In 1789

Discover the most famous people born in 1789. The list includes people like James Fenimore Cooper, Josiah Henson, Augustin-Louis Cauchy, Georg Ohm, William Christopher Zeise and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, political leaders, social reformers and novelists born in 1789. This list includes people from United States, 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 James Fenimore Cooper

James Fenimore Cooper.
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 15th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Burlington, New Jersey
Died: September 14, 1851

 2 Georg Ohm

Georg Ohm.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist & Mathematician
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Erlangen, Brandenburg-Bayreuth
Died: July 6, 1854
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 3 Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt

Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt.
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Famous As: Military General
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Drama, Greece
Died: November 10, 1848

 4 Augustin-Louis Cauchy

Augustin-Louis Cauchy.
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 21st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris
Died: May 23, 1857
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 5 John Martin

John Martin.
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: engraver, painter
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Haydon Bridge
Died: February 17, 1854

 6 Josiah Henson

Josiah Henson.
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Listed In: Social Reformers
Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: 15th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Charles County, Maryland, United States
Died: May 5, 1883
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 7 Friedrich List

Friedrich List
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Famous As: Economist, University teacher, Journalist
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Reutlingen
Died: November 30, 1846
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 8 Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel

Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gottorp, Schleswig, Duchy of Schleswig
Died: March 13, 1867
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 9 Maria Isabella of Spain

Maria Isabella of Spain
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Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Died: September 13, 1848

 10 Abbas Mirza

Abbas Mirza
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: 20th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nava, Iran
Died: October 25, 1833
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 11 Stéphanie de Beauharnais

Stéphanie de Beauharnais
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Famous As: Grand Duchess consort
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Versailles, France
Died: January 29, 1860

 12 Horace Vernet

Horace Vernet
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 17, 1863
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 13 Hiram Bingham I

Hiram Bingham I
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bennington, Vermont, United States
Died: November 11, 1869

 14 Levi Woodbury

Levi Woodbury
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Francestown, New Hampshire, United States
Died: September 4, 1851
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 15 Carl Gustav Carus

Carl Gustav Carus
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Listed In: Physiologists
Famous As: Physiologist
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: July 28, 1869

 16 William Turner of Oxford

William Turner of Oxford
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Black Bourton, Oxfordshire, England
Died: August 7, 1862
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 17 William Scoresby

William Scoresby
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Whitby
Died: March 21, 1857

 18 Johann Friedrich Overbeck

Johann Friedrich Overbeck
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lübeck, Germany
Died: November 12, 1869
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 19 Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington

Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
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Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Clonmel
Died: June 4, 1849

 20 Silvio Pellico

Silvio Pellico
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Italian author
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saluzzo, Italy
Died: January 31, 1854
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 21 Catharine Maria Sedgwick

Catharine Maria Sedgwick
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stockbridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 31, 1867

 22 William Fairbairn

William Fairbairn
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: 19th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kelso, Scotland
Died: August 18, 1874
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 23 Pierre Chouteau, Jr.

Pierre Chouteau, Jr.
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Famous As: Merchant
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: September 6, 1865

 24 Thomas Pringle

Thomas Pringle
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Blaiklaw, Scotland
Died: December 5, 1834
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 25 Richard Bright

Richard Bright
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: December 16, 1858

 26 Benjamin Lundy

Benjamin Lundy
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Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hardwick Township, New Jersey, United States
Died: August 22, 1839
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 27 Richard Oastler

Richard Oastler
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: 20th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: August 22, 1861

 28 Jared Sparks

Jared Sparks
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Willington, Connecticut
Died: March 14, 1866
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 29 Manuel de Mier y Terán

Manuel de Mier y Terán
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mexico City
Died: July 3, 1832

 30 Cesare Balbo

Cesare Balbo
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: June 3, 1853

 31 John Ramsay McCulloch

John Ramsay McCulloch
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Whithorn, Scotland
Died: November 11, 1864

 32 William Christopher Zeise

William Christopher Zeise.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Organic Chemist
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Slagelse, Denmark
Died: November 12, 1847

 33 Francis Rawdon Chesney

Francis Rawdon Chesney
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Annalong, Northern Ireland
Died: January 30, 1872

 34 Heinrich Schwabe

Heinrich Schwabe
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dessau, Germany
Died: April 11, 1875

 35 Bernhard Severin Ingemann

Bernhard Severin Ingemann
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Falster, Denmark
Died: February 24, 1862

 36 William Cranch Bond

William Cranch Bond
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Falmouth, Maine, United States
Died: January 29, 1859

 37 Nikolay Turgenev

Nikolay Turgenev
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ulyanovsk, Russia
Died: November 10, 1871

 38 Eaton Hodgkinson

Eaton Hodgkinson
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: England
Died: June 18, 1861

 39 József Hild

József Hild
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 8th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pest, Budapest, Hungary
Died: March 6, 1867

 40 Henry Stephen Kemble

Henry Stephen Kemble
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 15th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 22, 1836

 41 Wolf Heinrich Graf von Baudissin

Wolf Heinrich Graf von Baudissin
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Listed In: Diplomats
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: April 4, 1878

 42 James Bowie

James Bowie
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Listed In: Botanists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1869 AD

 43 Agustín Durán

Agustín Durán
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Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: 14th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: December 1, 1862

 44 Nicolas-Charles Bochsa

Nicolas-Charles Bochsa
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Harpist
Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montmédy, France
Died: January 6, 1856

 45 Elijah Johnson

Elijah Johnson
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Famous As: Colonial agent
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Liberia
Died: April 3, 1849