Famous People Born In 1794

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Discover the most famous people born in 1794. The list includes people like Cornelius Vanderbilt, Matthew C. Perry, Robert Liston, William Cullen Bryant, Edward Everett and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, historians and poets born in 1794. This list includes people from United States, England, Germany and many more countries.
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Cornelius Vanderbilt
(Business Tycoon & Philanthropist)
Cornelius Vanderbilt
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Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Staten Island
Died: January 4, 1877
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Robert Liston
(Surgeon)
Robert Liston
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Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ecclesmachan, West Lothian, Scotland
Died: December 7, 1847
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Matthew C. Perry
(Naval Officer)
Matthew C. Perry
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 10th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Died: March 4, 1858
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William Cullen Bryant
(Romantic Poet)
William Cullen Bryant
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Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cummington, Massachusetts
Died: June 12, 1878
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Edward Everett
(Former American senator)
Edward Everett
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 11th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: January 15, 1865
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Józef Bem
(Engineer)
Józef Bem
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tarnów, Poland
Died: December 10, 1850
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Ignaz Moscheles
(Bohemian Composer and Piano Virtuoso Who Worked on Beethoven's Only Opera, 'Fidelio')
Ignaz Moscheles
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: March 10, 1870
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Karl Friedrich Philipp von Martius
(German Botanist Who Is Known for His Research on Brazilian Flora)
Karl Friedrich Philipp von Martius
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Erlangen, Germany
Died: December 13, 1868
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Anna Jameson
(Anglo-Irish Art Historian and Feminist Author, Who Wrote on A Wide Variety of Subjects)
Anna Jameson
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Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dublin
Died: March 17, 1860
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Jehudi Ashmun
(Politician)
Jehudi Ashmun
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Champlain, New York, United States
Died: August 25, 1828
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Antonio López de Santa Anna
(8th President of Mexico)
Antonio López de Santa Anna
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Xalapa, Mexico
Died: June 21, 1876
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Theobald Boehm
(Inventor)
Theobald Boehm
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Birthdate: 9th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: November 27, 1881
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Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: May 24, 1872
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Thomas Corwin
(Politician)
Thomas Corwin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bourbon County, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 18, 1865
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Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge
(German Analytical Chemist)
Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge
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Listed In: Chemists
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: March 25, 1867
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Robert Cooper Grier
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 25, 1870
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Alexander Gordon Laing
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: September 26, 1826
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George Grote
(Historian)
George Grote
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Listed In: Historians
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Clay Hill, England
Died: June 18, 1871
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Jean Pierre Flourens
(French Physiologist and a Pioneer in Anesthesia)
Jean Pierre Flourens
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Listed In: Physiologists
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maureilhan, France
Died: December 6, 1867
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ʿUmar Tal
(West African Islamic Scholar Who Founded the Short-Lived Toucouleur Empire)
ʿUmar Tal
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Halvar, Senegal
Died: February 12, 1864
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William Carleton
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Clogher, Northern Ireland
Died: January 30, 1869
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Sylvester Graham
(Presbyterian minister)
Sylvester Graham
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Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Suffield, Connecticut, United States
Died: September 11, 1851
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Pyotr Chaadayev
(Russian author)
Pyotr Chaadayev
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Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 7th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: April 26, 1856
 24 
Elias Magnus Fries
(Mycologist)
Elias Magnus Fries
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Listed In: Botanists
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sweden
Died: February 8, 1878
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John Gibson Lockhart
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wishaw, Scotland
Died: November 25, 1854
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William Whewell
(Economist, Physicist, Historian, Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Mathematician)
William Whewell
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Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lancaster
Died: March 6, 1866
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Jeanne Villepreux-Power
(Pioneering French Marine Biologist Who Invented the Systematic Application of the Aquarium in Order to Study Marine Life)
Jeanne Villepreux-Power
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Juillac, France
Died: January 25, 1871
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Wei Yuan
(Scholar)
Wei Yuan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Shaoyang, China
Died: March 26, 1857
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Johann Heinrich von Mädler
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Listed In: Astronomers
Birthdate: 29th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: March 14, 1874
 30 
Bede Polding
(Bishop)
Bede Polding
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Listed In: Priests
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: March 16, 1877
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Leopold Zunz
(Scholar)
Leopold Zunz
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Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Detmold, Germany
Died: March 17, 1886
 32 
Luigi Lablache
(Italian Opera Singer Who Is Remembered for Playing Leporello in Don Giovanni)
Luigi Lablache
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Listed In: Opera Singers
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: January 23, 1858
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Sharaku
(Print Designer)
Sharaku
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Edo, Japan
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Eilhard Mitscherlich
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Listed In: Chemists
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wilhelmshaven, Germany
Died: August 28, 1863
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Maria Gowen Brooks
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Medford, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 11, 1845
Jean-Henri Merle d'Aubigné
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Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Eaux-Vives, Switzerland
Died: October 21, 1872
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Henry L. Pinckney
(Politician)
Henry L. Pinckney
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Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: February 3, 1863
 38 
Edward Robinson
(Translator)
Edward Robinson
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Birthdate: 10th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Southington, Connecticut, United States
Died: January 27, 1863
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Giovanni Battista Rubini
(Italian Tenor Who Was a Major Figure of the Bel Canto-Era Romantic Operas)
Giovanni Battista Rubini
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Listed In: Opera Singers
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Romano di Lombardia, Italy
Died: March 3, 1854
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Johann Martin Lappenberg
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: November 28, 1865
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Zilpah P. Grant Banister
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Listed In: Educators
Birthdate: 30th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Norfolk, Connecticut, United States
Died: December 3, 1874
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William Lonsdale
(Geologist)
William Lonsdale
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bath, England
Died: November 11, 1871
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Poul Martin Møller
(Danish Novelist and Poet)
Poul Martin Møller
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 21st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Uldum, Denmark
Died: March 13, 1838
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Mizuno Tadakuni
(Goverment official)
Mizuno Tadakuni
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Japan
Died: March 12, 1851
 45 
Mary Ann Duff
(Actress)
Mary Ann Duff
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1857 AD
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Ami Boué
(Geologist)
Ami Boué
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Listed In: Geologists
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: November 21, 1881
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Friedrich Christian Diez
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Listed In: Philologists
Birthdate: 15th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Giessen, Germany
Died: May 29, 1876
Caroline Howard Gilman
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1888 AD
James William Wallack
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1864 AD
Prince Frederick of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: July 27, 1863