Famous People Born In 1791

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Discover the most famous people born in 1791. The list includes people like James Buchanan, Charles Babbage, Michael Faraday, Samuel Morse, Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include composers, artists, political leaders and physicists born in 1791. This list includes people from England, United States, Austria and many more countries.
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Michael Faraday
(Scientist)
Michael Faraday
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newington Butts, London, United Kingdom
Died: August 25, 1867
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Charles Babbage
(Father of the computer)
Charles Babbage
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 18, 1871
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Samuel Morse
(Inventor of Morse Code, Painter)
Samuel Morse
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Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 2, 1872
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Anne Lister
(Writer)
Anne Lister
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Listed In: Business Women
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Died: September 22, 1840
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James Buchanan
(President of the United States (1857-61))
James Buchanan
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cove Gap, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 31, 1868
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Peter Cooper
(Industrialist & Inventors)
Peter Cooper
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Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: April 4, 1883
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Hari Singh Nalwa
(Commander-in-Chief of the 'Sikh Khalsa Fauj', The Army of the Sikh Empire)
Hari Singh Nalwa
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Gujranwala, Pakistan
Died: April 30, 1837
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Carl Czerny
(Austrian Pianist and Composer Known for His Pedagogical Works for the Piano)
Carl Czerny
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: July 15, 1857
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Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart
(Pianist, Composer, Conductor, and the Youngest Son of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)
Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 26th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: July 29, 1844
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Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma
(Former Duchess of Parma, Piacenza and Guastalla (1814 - 1847))
Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma
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Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 17, 1847
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Robert Knox
(Military physician)
Robert Knox
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Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Edinburgh
Died: December 20, 1862
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Minh Mang
(Emperor)
Minh Mang
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Gia Định, Việt Nam
Died: January 20, 1841
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Giacomo Meyerbeer
(Opera composer)
Giacomo Meyerbeer
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: May 2, 1864
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Franz Grillparzer
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: January 21, 1872
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Francesco Hayez
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: February 12, 1882
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Francis P. Blair
(Journalist)
Francis P. Blair
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Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Abingdon, Virginia, United States
Died: October 18, 1876
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George Pollard, Jr.
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Listed In: Sailors
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 7, 1870
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John Elliotson
(Physician, University teacher)
John Elliotson
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Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Southwark
Died: July 29, 1868
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Robert Young Hayne
(Politician)
Robert Young Hayne
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Colleton, South Carolina, United States
Died: September 24, 1839
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Thomas Edward Bowdich
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Listed In: Historians
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: January 10, 1824
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Lydia Sigourney
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norwich, Connecticut, United States
Died: June 10, 1865
Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: December 21, 1863
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Franz Bopp
(Linguist)
Franz Bopp
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Listed In: Linguists
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mainz, Germany
Died: October 23, 1867
Christian Charles Josias von Bunsen
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Listed In: Diplomats
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Korbach, Germany
Died: November 28, 1860
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Louis Visconti
(Architect)
Louis Visconti
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Listed In: Designers
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: December 29, 1853
Felix Savart
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Charleville-Mézières
Died: March 16, 1841
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Duff Green
(Teacher)
Duff Green
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Woodford County, Kentucky, United States
Died: June 10, 1875
Johan Ludvig Heiberg
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Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: August 25, 1860
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Ang Chan II
(King of Cambodia (1806 - 1834))
Ang Chan II
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: November 30, 1834
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Charles Wolfe
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kildare, Ireland
Died: February 21, 1823
Francisco Acuña de Figueroa
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died: October 6, 1862
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Anna Claypoole Peale
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 25, 1878
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Alexandros Mavrokordatos
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Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Constantinople, Turkey
Died: August 18, 1865
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Thomas Goff Lupton
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 18, 1873
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Théodore Géricault
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rouen, France
Died: January 26, 1824
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Odilon Barrot
(Politician)
Odilon Barrot
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Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Villefort, France
Died: August 6, 1873
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Eugène Scribe
(French dramatist)
Eugène Scribe
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Listed In: Playwrights
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 20, 1861
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Said bin Sultan
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Muscat, Oman
Died: October 19, 1856
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Archibald McLean
(Lawyer, Judge)
Archibald McLean
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: South Stormont, Canada
Died: October 24, 1865
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John Howard Payne
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Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 10, 1852
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George Ticknor
(Literary scholar)
George Ticknor
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Birthdate: 1st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 26, 1871
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Sergey Aksakov
(Autobiographer)
Sergey Aksakov
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ufa, Russia
Died: May 12, 1859
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Ferdinand Hérold
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 19, 1833
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Jean Cruveilhier
(Anatomist)
Jean Cruveilhier
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Listed In: Pathologists
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Limoges, France
Died: March 10, 1874
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Henryk Dembiński
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Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Strzałków, Poland
Died: July 13, 1864
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Samuel Bailey
(Philosopher)
Samuel Bailey
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Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dunstable, England
Died: January 18, 1870
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Master Betty
(Child actor)
Master Betty
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Listed In: Child Actors
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Shrewsbury, England
Died: August 24, 1874
Ángel de Saavedra, duke de Rivas
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 10th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Córdoba, Spain
Died: June 22, 1865
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Émile Deschamps
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bourges, France
Died: April 23, 1871
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József Katona
(Playwright)
József Katona
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kecskemét, Hungary
Died: April 16, 1830