Famous People Born In 1803

Discover the most famous people born in 1803. The list includes people like Ralph Waldo Emerson, Hector Berlioz, Christian Doppler, Joseph Paxton, Black Kettle and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, diplomats, inventors and civil rights activists born in 1803. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, France & Germany 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 Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Essayist
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 27, 1882

 2 Hector Berlioz

Hector Berlioz
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Conductor
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: La Côte-Saint-André, France
Died: March 8, 1869

 3 Black Kettle

Black Kettle
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Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Black Hills
Died: November 27, 1868
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 4 James Brooke

James Brooke
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Famous As: Politician, Writer, Diplomat
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Varanasi
Died: June 11, 1868
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 5 Christian Doppler

Christian Doppler
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician & Physicist
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Salzburg, Austria
Died: March 17, 1853

 6 Joseph Paxton

Joseph Paxton
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Famous As: Gardener & Architect
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bedfordshire
Died: June 8, 1865
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 7 Justus von Liebig

Justus von Liebig
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Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: April 18, 1873
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 8 Robert Stephenson

Robert Stephenson
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Engineer, Civil engineer, Politician
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Willington Quay
Died: October 12, 1859
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 9 Adolphe Adam

Adolphe Adam
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 24th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 3, 1856

 10 Sarah Childress Polk

Sarah Childress Polk
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Listed In: First Ladies
Famous As: U.S. First Lady
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
Died: August 14, 1891
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 11 Prosper Mérimée

Prosper Mérimée
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Former writer in the movement of Romanticism, and one of the pioneers of the novella, a short novel or long short story
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 23, 1870

 12 Alexander Turney Stewart

Alexander Turney Stewart
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Listed In: Retailers
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lisburn, Ulster, Ireland
Died: April 10, 1876
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 13 John Gorrie

John Gorrie
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Died: June 29, 1855

 14 Egerton Ryerson

Egerton Ryerson
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Educator, minister known for Championing free schooling in Canada, influence in the design of the Canadian Indian residential school system
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Walsh, Canada
Died: February 19, 1882
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 15 James Douglas

James Douglas
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Famous As: British colonial governor on Vancouver Island (now British Columbia)
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Demerara
Died: August 2, 1877

 16 Flora Tristan

Flora Tristan
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Listed In: Feminists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bordeaux, France
Died: November 14, 1844
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 17 Albert Sidney Johnston

Albert Sidney Johnston
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military general
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington, Kentucky
Died: April 6, 1862

 18 Peter Chanel

Peter Chanel
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Listed In: Priests
Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Montrevel-en-Bresse, France
Died: April 28, 1841
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 19 Orestes Brownson

Orestes Brownson
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Listed In: Preachers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stockbridge, Vermont, United States
Died: April 17, 1876

 20 Prudence Crandall

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Famous As: Connecticut's official State Heroine
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Died: January 28, 1890
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 21 Sarah Helen Power Whitman

Sarah Helen Power Whitman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Died: June 27, 1878

 22 James Challis

James Challis
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Braintree, England
Died: December 3, 1882
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 23 Princess Alexandrine of Prussia

Princess Alexandrine of Prussia
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: April 21, 1892

 24 Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff

Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hannover, Germany
Died: December 20, 1877
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 25 Thomas Lovell Beddoes

Thomas Lovell Beddoes
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Clifton, Bristol, England
Died: January 26, 1849

 26 Alexandre Decamps

Alexandre Decamps
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 22, 1860
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 27 Jacques Charles François Sturm

Jacques Charles François Sturm
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: December 15, 1855

 28 Friedrich von Amerling

Friedrich von Amerling
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Former Portrait Painter
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: January 14, 1887
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 29 Adele Foucher

Adele Foucher
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 27th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 27, 1868

 30 Arthur Cotton

Arthur Cotton
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Combermere, Cheshire, England
Died: July 24, 1899

 31 John Williamson Nevin

John Williamson Nevin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 6, 1886

 32 Edward Bulwer-Lytton

Edward Bulwer-Lytton
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 18, 1873

 33 Louis-Antoine Garnier-Pagès

Louis-Antoine Garnier-Pagès
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Marseille, France
Died: October 31, 1878

 34 Maria Josepha Amalia of Saxony

Maria Josepha Amalia of Saxony
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Famous As: Regent
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Died: May 18, 1829

 35 Carlo Poerio

Carlo Poerio
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Italy
Died: April 27, 1867

 36 William Starling Sullivant

William Starling Sullivant
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Listed In: Botanists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: April 30, 1873

 37 John Sutter

John Sutter
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Pioneer
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kandern, Germany
Died: June 18, 1880

 38 Theodore Dwight Weld

Theodore Dwight Weld
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hampton, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 3, 1895

 39 Charles Lucien Bonaparte

Charles Lucien Bonaparte
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: July 29, 1857

 40 Luiz Alves de Lima e Silva, duke de Caxias

Luiz Alves de Lima e Silva, duke de Caxias
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Duque de Caxias, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: May 7, 1880

 41 Ferenc Deák

Ferenc Deák
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Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Söjtör, Hungary
Died: January 28, 1876

 42 Joseph Whitworth

Joseph Whitworth
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stockport, England
Died: January 22, 1887

 43 Susanna Moodie

Susanna Moodie
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bungay, England
Died: April 8, 1885

 44 Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville

Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville
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Famous As: French cartoonist
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: March 17, 1847

 45 John Ericsson

John Ericsson
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Långbanshyttan, Värmland, Sweden
Died: March 8, 1889

 46 William Smith O'Brien

William Smith O'Brien
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dromoland Castle Hotel, Newmarket on Fergus, Ireland
Died: June 18, 1864

 47 Henry Darcy

Henry Darcy
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dijon, France
Died: January 3, 1858

 48 Joao Maria Ferreira do Amaral

Joao Maria Ferreira do Amaral
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: August 22, 1849

 49 Christopher Memminger

Christopher Memminger
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany
Died: March 7, 1888

 50 James Clarence Mangan

James Clarence Mangan
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: June 20, 1849