Famous People Born In 1805

Discover the most famous people born in 1805. The list includes people like Hans Christian Andersen, Alexis de Tocqueville, William Lloyd Garrison, Mary Seacole, Giuseppe Mazzini and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include mathematicians, diplomats, physicists and astronomers born in 1805. This list includes people from Germany, United Kingdom, United States & France 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 Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel
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Famous As: Musician and Composer
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hamburg
Died: May 14, 1847

 2 Joseph Smith Jr.

Joseph Smith Jr.
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Listed In: Theologians
Famous As: Religious leader, Theologians
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sharon, Vermont, United States
Died: June 27, 1844

 3 Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Odense, Denmark
Died: August 4, 1875
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 4 Mary Seacole

Mary Seacole
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Heroine of the Crimean War
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
Died: May 14, 1881
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 5 Alexis de Tocqueville

Alexis de Tocqueville
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 16, 1859

 6 Giuseppe Mazzini

Giuseppe Mazzini
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Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Genoa, Italy
Died: March 10, 1872
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 7 William Lloyd Garrison

William Lloyd Garrison
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Famous As: Journalist, Abolitionist
Birthdate: 10th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Newburyport, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 24, 1879
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 8 Princess Sophie of Bavaria

Princess Sophie of Bavaria
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Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: May 28, 1872
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 9 Sir William Rowan Hamilton

Sir William Rowan Hamilton
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist, Astronomer and Mathematician
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Died: September 2, 1865

 10 Ferdinand de Lesseps

Ferdinand de Lesseps
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Listed In: Diplomats
Famous As: Developer of Suez Canal
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Versailles
Died: December 7, 1894
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 11 Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet

Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Düren
Died: May 5, 1859

 12 Robert FitzRoy

Robert FitzRoy
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ampton
Died: April 30, 1865
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 13 Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin

Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Magician
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Blois, France
Died: June 13, 1871

 14 Franz Xaver Winterhalter

Franz Xaver Winterhalter
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Menzenschwand, Sankt Blasien, Germany
Died: July 8, 1873
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 15 Louis Auguste Blanqui

Louis Auguste Blanqui
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Puget-Theniers, France
Died: January 1, 1881

 16 Henry Wells

Henry Wells
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Listed In: Bankers
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Thetford, Vermont, United States
Died: December 10, 1878
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 17 James Wilson

James Wilson
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Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Died: August 11, 1860

 18 Angelina Grimke

Angelina Grimke
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Abolitionist, Women's Rights Activist
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Died: October 26, 1879
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 19 Jérôme Napoléon Bonaparte

Jérôme Napoléon Bonaparte
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Famous As: Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte's son
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, England
Died: June 17, 1870

 20 Marie d'Agoult

Marie d'Agoult
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: French author
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Died: March 5, 1876
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 21 Ewelina Hańska

Ewelina Hańska
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Listed In: Noblewomen
Famous As: Noblewoman
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pohrebyshche, Ukraine
Died: April 11, 1882

 22 Samuel Wilberforce

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Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Clapham Common, London, England
Died: July 19, 1873
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 23 Alexander Burnes

Alexander Burnes
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montrose, United Kingdom
Died: November 2, 1841

 24 Samuel Palmer

Samuel Palmer
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Famous As: Painter, Poet
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London
Died: May 24, 1881
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 25 Adalbert Stifter

Adalbert Stifter
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kingdom of Bohemia
Died: January 28, 1868

 26 Eugène Schneider

Eugène Schneider
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Famous As: Industrialist
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bidestroff, France
Died: November 27, 1875
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 27 Thomas Graham

Thomas Graham
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Glasgow
Died: September 16, 1869

 28 Thomas Brassey

Thomas Brassey
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: 7th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Buerton
Died: December 8, 1870
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 29 William Harrison Ainsworth

William Harrison Ainsworth
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Died: January 3, 1882

 30 Frederick Denison Maurice

Frederick Denison Maurice
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Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Normanston, England, United Kingdom
Died: April 1, 1872

 31 Peter Johann Nepomuk Geiger

Peter Johann Nepomuk Geiger
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: October 29, 1880

 32 Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire

Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire
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Listed In: Zoologists
Famous As: Zoologist
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 10, 1861

 33 Manuel García

Manuel García
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: July 1, 1906

 34 John Lloyd Stephens

John Lloyd Stephens
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Famous As: Academic, Journalist, Archaeologist
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Shrewsbury, New Jersey
Died: October 13, 1852

 35 William G. Brownlow

William G. Brownlow
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wythe County, Virginia, United States
Died: April 29, 1877

 36 Constantino Brumidi

Constantino Brumidi
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 26th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: February 19, 1880

 37 Hugo von Mohl

Hugo von Mohl
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Listed In: Botanists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: 8th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Stuttgart
Died: April 1, 1872

 38 Prosper Guéranger

Prosper Guéranger
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sable-sur-Sarthe, France
Died: January 30, 1875

 39 Horatio Greenough

Horatio Greenough
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Listed In: Sculptors
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 18, 1852

 40 Ahmad I ibn Mustafa

Ahmad I ibn Mustafa
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Bey of Tunisia
Birthdate: 2nd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tunis, Tunisia
Died: May 30, 1855

 41 Jonas Furrer

Jonas Furrer
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Winterthur, Switzerland
Died: July 25, 1861

 42 August Bournonville

August Bournonville
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet Master
Birthdate: 21st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 30, 1879

 43 Hiram Powers

Hiram Powers
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Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Woodstock, Vermont, United States
Died: June 27, 1873

 44 Wilhelm von Kaulbach

Wilhelm von Kaulbach
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Principality of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Died: April 7, 1874

 45 Robert Smith Surtees

Robert Smith Surtees
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: County Durham, England
Died: March 16, 1864

 46 Esteban Echeverría

Esteban Echeverría
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: January 19, 1851

 47 James Martineau

James Martineau
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Norwich, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 11, 1900

 48 Samuel David Gross

Samuel David Gross
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Listed In: Surgeons
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Easton, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 6, 1884

 49 Thomas Wilson Dorr

Thomas Wilson Dorr
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Died: December 27, 1854

 50 David Dudley Field

David Dudley Field
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Haddam, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 13, 1894