Famous People Born In 1791

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.

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 Michael Faraday

Michael Faraday
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: 22nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newington Butts, London, England
Died: August 5, 1867

 2 Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Father of the computer
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 18, 1871

 3 Samuel Morse

Samuel Morse
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Famous As: Inventor of Morse Code, Painter
Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 2, 1872
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 4 James Buchanan

James Buchanan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the United States (1857-61)
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cove Gap, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 31, 1868
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 5 Anne Lister

Anne Lister
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Listed In: Business Women
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Died: September 22, 1840

 6 Hari Singh Nalwa

Hari Singh Nalwa
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Commander
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Gujranwala, Pakistan
Died: April 30, 1837
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 7 Peter Cooper

Peter Cooper
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Famous As: Industrialist & Inventors
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: April 4, 1883
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 8 Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma

Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma
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Famous As: Empress Consort of the French
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 17, 1847
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 9 Carl Czerny

Carl Czerny
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: July 15, 1857

 10 Robert Knox

Robert Knox
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Famous As: Military physician
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Edinburgh
Died: December 20, 1862
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 11 Giacomo Meyerbeer

Giacomo Meyerbeer
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Opera composer
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: May 2, 1864

 12 Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart

Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 26th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: July 29, 1844
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 13 Minh Mang

Minh Mang
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Gia Định, Việt Nam
Died: January 20, 1841

 14 Francesco Hayez

Francesco Hayez
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: February 12, 1882
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 15 Franz Grillparzer

Franz Grillparzer
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: January 21, 1872

 16 John Elliotson

John Elliotson
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Famous As: Physician, University teacher
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Southwark
Died: July 29, 1868
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 17 Francis P. Blair

Francis P. Blair
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Abingdon, Virginia, United States
Died: October 18, 1876

 18 Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli

Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: December 21, 1863
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 19 Said bin Sultan

Said bin Sultan
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Muscat, Oman
Died: October 19, 1856

 20 Felix Savart

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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 21 Alexandros Mavrokordatos

Alexandros Mavrokordatos
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Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Constantinople, Turkey
Died: August 18, 1865

 22 Eugène Scribe

Eugène Scribe
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Listed In: Playwrights
Famous As: French dramatist
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 20, 1861
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 23 Robert Young Hayne

Robert Young Hayne
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Colleton, South Carolina, United States
Died: September 24, 1839

 24 Lydia Sigourney

Lydia Sigourney
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norwich, Connecticut, United States
Died: June 10, 1865
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 25 John Howard Payne

John Howard Payne
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 10, 1852

 26 Thomas Edward Bowdich

Thomas Edward Bowdich
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Listed In: Historians
Famous As: Traveler
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: January 10, 1824
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 27 Ferdinand Hérold

Ferdinand Hérold
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 19, 1833

 28 Christian Charles Josias von Bunsen

Christian Charles Josias von Bunsen
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Listed In: Diplomats
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Korbach, Germany
Died: November 28, 1860
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 29 Louis Visconti

Louis Visconti
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Listed In: Designers
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: December 29, 1853

 30 Duff Green

Duff Green
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Teacher
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Woodford County, Kentucky, United States
Died: June 10, 1875

 31 Johan Ludvig Heiberg

Johan Ludvig Heiberg
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: August 25, 1860

 32 Ang Chan II

Ang Chan II
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: November 30, 1834

 33 Sergey Aksakov

Sergey Aksakov
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Autobiographer
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ufa, Russia
Died: May 12, 1859

 34 Charles Wolfe

Charles Wolfe
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kildare, Ireland
Died: February 21, 1823

 35 Francisco Acuña de Figueroa

Francisco Acuña de Figueroa
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died: October 6, 1862

 36 Théodore Géricault

Théodore Géricault
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rouen, France
Died: January 26, 1824

 37 Anna Claypoole Peale

Anna Claypoole Peale
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 25, 1878

 38 Ángel de Saavedra, duke de Rivas

Ángel de Saavedra, duke de Rivas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 10th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Córdoba, Spain
Died: June 22, 1865

 39 Thomas Goff Lupton

Thomas Goff Lupton
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Engraver
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 18, 1873

 40 George Pollard, Jr.

George Pollard, Jr.
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Listed In: Sailors
Famous As: Sailor
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 7, 1870

 41 Odilon Barrot

Odilon Barrot
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Villefort, France
Died: August 6, 1873

 42 George Ticknor

George Ticknor
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Famous As: Literary scholar
Birthdate: 1st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 26, 1871

 43 Jean Cruveilhier

Jean Cruveilhier
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Listed In: Pathologists
Famous As: Anatomist
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Limoges, France
Died: March 10, 1874

 44 Henryk Dembiński

Henryk Dembiński
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Strzałków, Poland
Died: July 13, 1864

 45 Master Betty

Master Betty
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Listed In: Child Actors
Famous As: Child actor
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Shrewsbury, England
Died: August 24, 1874

 46 István Széchenyi

István Széchenyi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Political reformer
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: April 8, 1860

 47 Émile Deschamps

Émile Deschamps
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bourges, France
Died: April 23, 1871

 48 József Katona

József Katona
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kecskemét, Hungary
Died: April 16, 1830

 49 Franz Bopp

Franz Bopp
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Listed In: Linguists
Famous As: Linguist
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mainz, Germany
Died: October 23, 1867

 50 William Reid

William Reid
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Governor of the Bermudas (1839–1846)
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kinglassie, Fife, Scotland
Died: October 31, 1858