Famous People Born In 1795

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Discover the most famous people born in 1795. The list includes people like James K. Polk, John Keats, Thomas Carlyle, Johns Hopkins, George Peabody and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include soldiers, biographers, historians and philosophers born in 1795. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, Germany and many more countries.
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 1 
John Keats
(English Romantic Lyric Poet)
John Keats
19
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moorgate, London, England
Died: February 23, 1821
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James K. Polk
(11th President of the United States)
James K. Polk
7
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pineville, North Carolina, United States
Died: June 15, 1849
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Johns Hopkins
(Entrepreneur & Philanthropist)
Johns Hopkins
7
Listed In: Philanthropists
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States
Died: December 24, 1873
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Manuela Sáenz
(South American Revolutionary and Spy)
Manuela Sáenz
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Quito, Ecuador
Died: November 23, 1856
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George Peabody
(Entrepreneur & Philanthropist)
George Peabody
2
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Danvers
Died: November 4, 1869
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Antonio José de Sucre
(Former President of Bolivia (1825 - 1828))
Antonio José de Sucre
5
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cumaná
Died: June 4, 1830
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Leopold von Ranke
(German Historian and a Founder of Modern Source-Based History)
Leopold von Ranke
1
Listed In: Historians
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wiehe, Roßleben-Wiehe, Germany
Died: May 23, 1886
 8 
Charles Sturt
(British explorer)
Charles Sturt
7
Listed In: Explorers
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bengal
Died: June 16, 1869
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James Barry
(military physician, Surgeon)
James Barry
2
Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belfast
Died: July 25, 1865
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Matthias W. Baldwin
(Inventor)
Matthias W. Baldwin
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 10th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Elizabethtown, New Jersey, United States
Died: September 7, 1866
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James Gordon Bennett, Sr.
(Founder of New York Herald, Publisher)
James Gordon Bennett, Sr.
2
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newmill, Scotland
Died: June 1, 1872
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William Lyon Mackenzie
(1st Mayor of Toronto, Member of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada (1851–1858))
William Lyon Mackenzie
3
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
Died: August 28, 1861
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Charles Barry
(Architect)
Charles Barry
1
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 12, 1860
 14 
Thomas Arnold
(Educator)
Thomas Arnold
0
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: East Cowes, England
Died: June 12, 1842
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Frances Wright
(Writer, Philosopher)
Frances Wright
1
Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dundee
Died: December 13, 1852
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Robert F. Stockton
(Senator)
Robert F. Stockton
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 20th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Died: October 7, 1866
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Dingane kaSenzangakhona
(King)
Dingane kaSenzangakhona
0
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Died: 1840 AD
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Ernst Heinrich Weber
(Psychologist, Physician)
Ernst Heinrich Weber
1
Listed In: Psychologists
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lutherstadt Wittenberg
Died: January 26, 1878
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Robert Moffat
(British missionary)
Robert Moffat
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ormiston, Scotland
Died: August 9, 1883
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James Braid
(hypnotist, physician, hypnotherapist)
James Braid
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Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fife
Died: March 25, 1860
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Saverio Mercadante
(Composer)
Saverio Mercadante
0
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Altamura, Italy
Died: December 17, 1870
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Wariyapola Sri Sumangala
(Monk)
Wariyapola Sri Sumangala
0
Listed In: Saints
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Wariyapola, Sri Lanka
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Anton Schindler
(Conductor, Writer, Musicologist, Music historian, Biographer, Composer)
Anton Schindler
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Medlov
Died: January 16, 1864
 24 
John Pendleton Kennedy
(Novelist)
John Pendleton Kennedy
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: August 18, 1870
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Heinrich Marschner
(Composer)
Heinrich Marschner
0
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Zittau, Germany
Died: December 16, 1861
 26 
Anselme Payen
(French Chemist Known for Discovering the 'Enzyme Diastase' and the Carbohydrate 'Cellulose')
Anselme Payen
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 12, 1871
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Frederick William IV of Prussia
(Former King of Prussia (1840 - 1861))
Frederick William IV of Prussia
0
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: January 2, 1861
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José María Obando
(Politician)
José María Obando
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Miranda, Colombia
Died: April 29, 1861
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John B. Jervis
(American Cvil Engineer who Helped Build Canals, Railroads, and Water-Supply Systems in the United States. )
John B. Jervis
1
Listed In: Civil Engineers
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Huntington, New York, United States
Died: January 12, 1885
 30 
Louis-Charles Mahe de La Bourdonnais
(Chess player)
Louis-Charles Mahe de La Bourdonnais
0
Listed In: Chess Players
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Réunion
Died: November 30, 1840
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Thomas Carlyle
(Philosopher)
Thomas Carlyle
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Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ecclefechan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Died: February 5, 1881
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Maria Schicklgruber
Maria Schicklgruber
1
Listed In: Celebrities
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Q22121897
Died: January 7, 1847
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Anna Pavlovna of Russia
(Queen Consort of the Netherlands)
Anna Pavlovna of Russia
1
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 1, 1865
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Sahle Selassie
(Negus of Shewa (1813 - 1847))
Sahle Selassie
1
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Shewa, Ethiopia
Died: October 22, 1847
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Alexandr Griboyedov
(Author Recognized as 'homo unius libri' for His Work 'Woe from Wit')
Alexandr Griboyedov
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: February 11, 1829
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Hendrik van de Sande Bakhuyzen
(Painter)
Hendrik van de Sande Bakhuyzen
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Birthdate: 2nd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Died: December 12, 1860
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Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg
(German Scientist & Comparative Anatomist)
Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 19th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Delitzsch, Saxony, Germany
Died: June 27, 1876
 38 
Henry Havelock
(Military personnel)
Henry Havelock
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, England
Died: November 24, 1857
 39 
Antoine-Louis Barye
(French Sculptor Most Famous for His Work as an Animalier, a Sculptor of Animals)
Antoine-Louis Barye
0
Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: June 25, 1875
 40 
Ary Scheffer
(Romantic painter)
Ary Scheffer
1
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dordrecht, Netherlands
Died: June 15, 1858
 41 
Pavel Josef Šafařík
(Poet)
Pavel Josef Šafařík
0
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kobeliarovo, Slovakia
Died: June 26, 1861
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Sarah Ann Gill
(Social and Religious leader in Barbados during the era of slavery)
Sarah Ann Gill
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Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Barbados
Died: February 25, 1866
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Kondraty Ryleyev
(Poet)
Kondraty Ryleyev
0
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Batovo, Russia
Died: July 25, 1826
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Peter Andreas Hansen
(German Astronomer)
Peter Andreas Hansen
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 8th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tonder, Schleswig, Denmark
Died: March 28, 1874
 45 
Augustin Thierry
(French Historian)
Augustin Thierry
0
Listed In: Historians
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blois, France
Died: May 22, 1856
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Sir George Burns, 1st Baronet
(Shipping Entrepreneur)
Sir George Burns, 1st Baronet
0
Birthdate: 10th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: June 2, 1890
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Joseph Rodman Drake
(Poet)
Joseph Rodman Drake
0
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: September 21, 1820
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George Darley
(Irish Poet, Novelist, and Literary Critic)
George Darley
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: November 23, 1846
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Anton Frederik Tscherning
(Politician)
Anton Frederik Tscherning
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Frederiksvaerk, Denmark
Died: June 29, 1874
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Ernst Ludwig von Gerlach
(Judge)
Ernst Ludwig von Gerlach
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: February 18, 1877