Famous People Born In 1808

Discover the most famous people born in 1808. The list includes people like Andrew Johnson, Jefferson Davis, Salmon P. Chase, Antonio Meucci, Caroline Chisholm and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, spiritual & religious leaders and lawyers born in 1808. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & 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 Napoleon III

Napoleon III.
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Famous As: Emperor of the Second French Empire
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 9, 1873

 2 Andrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 17th U.S. President
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Died: July 31, 1875
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 3 Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis.
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Famous As: Former President of the Confederate States of America
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fairview, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 6, 1889

 4 Salmon P. Chase

Salmon P. Chase.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Sixth Chief Justice of the United States
Birthdate: 13th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: sixth Chief Justice of the United States
Died: May 7, 1873
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 5 Thomas Cook

Thomas Cook.
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Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Melbourne, Derbyshire, England
Died: July 18, 1892

 6 Antonio Meucci

Antonio Meucci.
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor of voice-communication apparatus
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florence
Died: October 18, 1889
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 7 Eston Hemings

Eston Hemings.
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Famous As: Slave
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Monticello, Virginia, United States
Died: January 3, 1856
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 8 Frederick VII of Denmark

Frederick VII of Denmark
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 15, 1863
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 9 Patrice de Mac-Mahon, Duke of Magenta

Patrice de Mac-Mahon, Duke of Magenta
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Château de Sully, Sully, France
Died: October 17, 1893

 10 Emir Abdelkader

Emir Abdelkader
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: El Guettana, Algeria
Died: May 26, 1883
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 11 Princess Ludovika of Bavaria

Princess Ludovika of Bavaria
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: January 25, 1892

 12 Lysander Spooner

Lysander Spooner
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Famous As: Lawyer, Journalist, Essayist, Philosopher
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Athol
Died: May 14, 1887
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 13 Caroline Norton

Caroline Norton.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London
Died: June 15, 1877

 14 Mohammad Shah Qajar

Mohammad Shah Qajar
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tabriz
Died: September 5, 1848
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 15 Honoré Daumier

Honoré Daumier
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Famous As: Painter, Draftsperson, Caricaturist, Sculptor, Lithographer, Engraver
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Marseille
Died: February 10, 1879

 16 Hamilton Fish

Hamilton Fish
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Died: September 7, 1893
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 17 Gérard de Nerval

Gérard de Nerval
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris
Died: January 26, 1855

 18 Caroline Chisholm

Caroline Chisholm.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Immigrant Welfare Activist
Birthdate: 30th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wootton, Northampton, England
Died: March 25, 1877
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 19 David Strauss

David Strauss
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Listed In: Theologians
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ludwigsburg, Germany
Died: February 8, 1874

 20 Mindon Min

Mindon Min
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Myanmar
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Amarapura, Myanmar
Died: October 1, 1878
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 21 Henry Edward Manning

Henry Edward Manning
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Listed In: Priests
Famous As: British cardinal
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Totteridge, England
Died: January 14, 1892

 22 Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr

Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr
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Famous As: Critic
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 29, 1890
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 23 Carl Spitzweg

Carl Spitzweg
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Germering, Germany
Died: September 23, 1885

 24 Maria Malibran

Maria Malibran
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 23, 1836
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 25 Samson Raphael Hirsch

Samson Raphael Hirsch
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Listed In: Priests
Famous As: Rabbi
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: December 31, 1888

 26 Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Weimar, Germany
Died: January 18, 1877
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 27 Princess Louise of Prussia

Princess Louise of Prussia
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Königsberg, Prussian
Died: December 6, 1870

 28 Horatius Bonar

Horatius Bonar
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: July 31, 1889
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 29 Raja Ali Haji

Raja Ali Haji
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Selangor, Malaysia
Died: 1873 AD

 30 Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly

Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, France
Died: April 23, 1889

 31 Michael William Balfe

Michael William Balfe
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Irish Composer
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: October 20, 1870

 32 John Scott Russell

John Scott Russell
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Parkhead, Glasgow, Scotland
Died: June 8, 1882

 33 Henrik Wergeland

Henrik Wergeland
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kristiansand, Norway
Died: July 12, 1845

 34 James Nasmyth

James Nasmyth
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer, Engineer
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edinburgh
Died: May 7, 1890

 35 José de Espronceda y Delgado

José de Espronceda y Delgado
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Almendralejo, Spain
Died: May 23, 1842

 36 Hugh McCulloch

Hugh McCulloch
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Fianancier
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kennebunk, Maine, United States
Died: May 24, 1895

 37 Johann Gustav Droysen

Johann Gustav Droysen
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Trzebiatów, Poland
Died: June 19, 1884

 38 Urbano Rattazzi

Urbano Rattazzi
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Alessandria, Italy
Died: June 5, 1873

 39 John Edgar Thomson

John Edgar Thomson
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Springfield Township, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 27, 1874

 40 Victor Prosper Considerant

Victor Prosper Considerant
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Famous As: Socialist
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salins-les-Bains, France
Died: December 27, 1893

 41 Frances Dana Barker Gage

Frances Dana Barker Gage
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Marietta, Ohio, United States
Died: November 10, 1884

 42 William Strong

William Strong
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Somers, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 19, 1895

 43 Johann Kaspar Bluntschli

Johann Kaspar Bluntschli
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Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland
Died: October 21, 1881

 44 James Frederick Ferrier

James Frederick Ferrier
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: June 11, 1864

 45 Somdet Chaophraya Sri Suriwongse

Somdet Chaophraya Sri Suriwongse
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Siam
Died: January 19, 1883

 46 Elisha K. Root

Elisha K. Root
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Machinist
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ludlow, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 1, 1865

 47 Jean-Gilbert-Victor Fialin, duke de Persigny

Jean-Gilbert-Victor Fialin, duke de Persigny
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: French statesman
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint-Germain-Lespinasse, France
Died: January 12, 1872

 48 Placide Cappeau

Placide Cappeau
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Roquemaure, France
Died: August 8, 1877

 49 Frederik Stang

Frederik Stang
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stokke, Norway
Died: June 8, 1884

 50 William Lindley

William Lindley
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 22, 1900