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

Heinrich HeineHeinrich Heine
13th December, German
Poet

Gaetano DonizettiGaetano Donizetti
29th November, Italian
Composer

Charles LyellCharles Lyell
14th November, British
Lawyer
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

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
Bakht KhanBakht Khan
30th November, Indian
Rebel

Paul DelarochePaul Delaroche
17th July, French
Painter, Artist
Gerrit SmithGerrit Smith
6th March, American
Politician

Charles HodgeCharles Hodge
27th December, American
Theologian

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

Giuditta PastaGiuditta Pasta
26th October, Italian
Opera Singer

John BellJohn Bell
30th November
U.S. Representative

William I, German EmperorWilliam I, German Emperor
22nd March, German
King
Alexandre VinetAlexandre Vinet
17th June, Swiss
Theologian, Philosopher, Journalist, Writer,
Frederick Augustus IIFrederick Augustus II
18th May, German
King of Saxony