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.

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 Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley.
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Somers Town, London, England
Died: February 1, 1851

 2 Franz Peter Schubert

Franz Peter Schubert.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Alsergrund, Vienna, Austria
Died: November 19, 1828
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 3 Wilhelm I

Wilhelm I.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: March 9, 1888

 4 William I, German Emperor

William I, German Emperor.
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: March 9, 1888
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 5 Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth.
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Famous As: American women's rights activist
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Swartekill, New York
Died: November 26, 1883

 6 Mirza Ghalib

Mirza Ghalib.
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Agra, Mughal Empire
Died: February 15, 1869
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 7 Heinrich Heine

Heinrich Heine.
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: February 17, 1856
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 8 Manuela Sáenz

Manuela Sáenz.
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Quito
Died: November 23, 1856
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 9 James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan

James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hambleden, England
Died: March 28, 1868

 10 Adolphe Thiers

Adolphe Thiers
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bouc-Bel-Air, France
Died: September 3, 1877
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 11 Hiroshige

Hiroshige
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Edo
Died: October 12, 1858

 12 Maria Leopoldina of Austria

Maria Leopoldina of Austria
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 11, 1826
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 13 Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel

Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 25th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rumpenheim Castle, Offenbach, Germany
Died: April 6, 1889

 14 Kamehameha II

Kamehameha II
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hilo, Hawaii
Died: July 14, 1824
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 15 Gaetano Donizetti

Gaetano Donizetti.
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bergamo
Died: April 8, 1848

 16 Bakht Khan

Bakht Khan
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Rebel
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bijnor, India
Died: May 13, 1859
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 17 Charles Lyell

Charles Lyell.
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Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Angus
Died: February 22, 1875

 18 Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany

Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Monarch
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: January 29, 1870
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 19 Joseph Henry

Joseph Henry.
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Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Albany
Died: May 13, 1878

 20 Paul Delaroche

Paul Delaroche
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter, Artist
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris
Died: November 4, 1856
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 21 Tyrone Power

Tyrone Power
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kilmacthomas, Ireland
Died: March 17, 1841

 22 Frederick Augustus II

Frederick Augustus II
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Saxony
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: August 9, 1854
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 23 Henry E. Steinway

Henry E. Steinway
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Famous As: Piano Manufacturer
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wolfshagen, Germany
Died: February 7, 1871

 24 Thurlow Weed

Thurlow Weed
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Greene County, New York, United States
Died: November 22, 1882
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 25 Gerrit Smith

Gerrit Smith
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Utica, New York, United States
Died: December 28, 1874

 26 Maria Isabel of Braganza

Maria Isabel of Braganza
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Famous As: Consort, Aristocrat
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Queluz National Palace, Queluz, Portugal
Died: December 26, 1818
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 27 Charles Hodge

Charles Hodge
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Listed In: Theologians
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 19, 1878

 28 Alfred de Vigny

Alfred de Vigny.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Playwright, Novelist
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Loches
Died: September 17, 1863
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 29 Philippe Suchard

Philippe Suchard
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Famous As: Swiss chocolatier
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boudry
Died: January 14, 1884

 30 Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille

Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 26, 1869

 31 Annette von Droste-Hülshoff

Annette von Droste-Hülshoff
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 10th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Havixbeck, Germany
Died: May 24, 1848

 32 Daniel Drew

Daniel Drew
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Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Carmel Hamlet, New York, United States
Died: September 18, 1879

 33 Ferdinand von Wrangel

Ferdinand von Wrangel
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pskov, Russia
Died: June 6, 1870

 34 Mary Lyon

Mary Lyon.
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Pioneer in Women's Education
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buckland
Died: March 5, 1849

 35 Ramón Castilla

Ramón Castilla
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Caudillo
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tarapacá Province, Peru
Died: May 30, 1867

 36 Antonio Rosmini

Antonio Rosmini
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rovereto, Italy
Died: July 1, 1855

 37 Giuditta Pasta

Giuditta Pasta
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera Singer
Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saronno, Italy
Died: April 1, 1865

 38 Pierre Leroux

Pierre Leroux
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bercy, Paris, France
Died: April 12, 1871

 39 Imam Shamil

Imam Shamil
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Gimry, Russia
Died: February 4, 1871

 40 Hamilton Hume

Hamilton Hume
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seven Hills, Australia
Died: April 19, 1873

 41 Jeremias Gotthelf

Jeremias Gotthelf
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Murten, Switzerland
Died: October 22, 1854

 42 Hadi Sabzavari

Hadi Sabzavari
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Sabzevar, Iran
Died: 1873 AD

 43 Lucia Elizabeth Vestris

Lucia Elizabeth Vestris
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 8, 1856

 44 Anthony Panizzi

Anthony Panizzi
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Famous As: Librarian
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brescello, Italy
Died: April 8, 1879

 45 Karl Otfried Müller

Karl Otfried Müller
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brzeg, Poland
Died: August 1, 1840

 46 Hugh S. Legaré

Hugh S. Legaré
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 2nd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: June 20, 1843

 47 Carl Gustaf Mosander

Carl Gustaf Mosander
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kalmar, Sweden
Died: October 15, 1858

 48 Count Karl Ferdinand von Buol

Count Karl Ferdinand von Buol
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomatist
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: October 28, 1865

 49 Samuel Lover

Samuel Lover
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Songwriter
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Grafton Street, Dublin, Ireland
Died: July 6, 1868

 50 Eduard Gans

Eduard Gans
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Listed In: Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: May 5, 1839