Famous People Born In 1797

Discover the most famous people born in 1797. The list includes people like Mary Shelley, Sojourner Truth, Charles Lyell, Gaetano Donizetti, Joseph Henry and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, journalists, composers and political leaders born in 1797. This list includes people from United States, France, Austria and many more countries.

Mary ShelleyMary Shelley
30th August, British
Novelist
Sojourner TruthSojourner Truth
1st December, American
American women's rights activist

Manuela SáenzManuela Sáenz
27th December, Ecuadorian
Revolutionary

Charles LyellCharles Lyell
14th November, British
Lawyer

Gaetano DonizettiGaetano Donizetti
29th November, Italian
Composer

Joseph HenryJoseph Henry
17th December, American
Scientist
Mary LyonMary Lyon
28th February, American
Pioneer in Women's Education

Mirza GhalibMirza Ghalib
27th December, Indian
Poet

Alfred de VignyAlfred de Vigny
27th March, French
Poet, Playwright, Novelist

Franz Peter Schubert Franz Peter Schubert
31st January, Austrian
Composer
Franz SchubertFranz Schubert
31st January, Austrian
Composer, Pianist

Heinrich HeineHeinrich Heine
13th December, German
Poet
HiroshigeHiroshige
30th November, Japanese
painter

Adolphe ThiersAdolphe Thiers
15th April, French
Lawyer, Politician, Journalist, Historian, Writer

Kamehameha IIKamehameha II
31st October, British, American
King
Maria Leopoldina of AustriaMaria Leopoldina of Austria
22nd January, Austrian, Brazilian
Queen consort

Paul DelarochePaul Delaroche
17th July, French
Painter, Artist
Imam ShamilImam Shamil
26th June, Saudi Arabian, Russian
Political leader

Philippe SuchardPhilippe Suchard
9th October, Swiss
Swiss chocolatier

Jean Léonard Marie PoiseuilleJean Léonard Marie Poiseuille
22nd April, French
Physician, Physicist, Mathematician
Ferdinand von WrangelFerdinand von Wrangel
29th December, Russian
Explorer

John BellJohn Bell
30th November
U.S. Representative
William IWilliam I
22nd March, German
King

Utagawa HiroshigeUtagawa Hiroshige
30th November, Japanese
artist

Alexandre VinetAlexandre Vinet
17th June, Swiss
Theologian, Philosopher, Journalist, Writer,