Famous People Born In 1812

Discover the most famous people born in 1812. The list includes people like Charles Dickens, Robert Browning, Henry Wilson, Alexander Herzen, Kirkpatrick Macmillan and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, philosophers, political leaders and novelists born in 1812. This list includes people from Germany, England, United States & Russia 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.

Vote for Your Favourite Person

 1 
Charles Dickens
(The Greatest Novelist of the Victorian Era)

Charles Dickens
23
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 7th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Landport, Hampshire, England
Died: June 9, 1870

 2 
Robert Browning
(Poet & Playwright)

Robert Browning
1
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Camberwell
Died: December 12, 1889

Kaspar Hauser
0
Birthdate: 30th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: December 17, 1833
Recommended Lists:

James Andrew Broun Ramsay, marquess and 10th earl of Dalhousie
0
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dalhousie Castle, Scotland
Died: December 19, 1860
Recommended Lists:

 5 
Kirkpatrick Macmillan
(Inventor of Pedal Bicycle)

Kirkpatrick Macmillan
4
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keir, Dumfries and Galloway
Died: January 23, 1878

 6 
Martin Delany
(Journalist)

Martin Delany
1
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Charles Town, Virginia, United States
Died: January 24, 1885
Recommended Lists:

 7 

Samuel Smiles
0
Listed In: Social Reformers
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Died: April 16, 1904
You May Like

Louise of Orléans
0
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Palermo
Died: October 11, 1850
Recommended Lists:

 9 
Augustus Pugin
(Architect)

Augustus Pugin
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bloomsbury, London, England
Died: September 14, 1852

 10 
Edward Lear
(Artist)

Edward Lear
1
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Holloway
Died: January 29, 1888
Recommended Lists:

 11 

Théodore Rousseau
0
Listed In: Realist Painters
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 22, 1867

Zuo Zongtang
1
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Xiangyin County
Died: September 5, 1885
Recommended Lists:

 13 
Johann Gottfried Galle
(Astronomer, University teacher)

Johann Gottfried Galle
0
Listed In: Astronomers
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Radis
Died: July 10, 1910

 14 
Alexander Herzen
(Father of Russian socialism)

Alexander Herzen
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: January 21, 1870
Recommended Lists:

 15 
Natalia Pushkina
(Former Poet who was wife of the Russian poet Alexander Pushkin)

Natalia Pushkina
0
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tambov Oblast, Russia
Died: November 26, 1863

 16 
Ivan Goncharov
(Novelist)

Ivan Goncharov
0
Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ulyanovsk, Russia
Died: September 1, 1891
Recommended Lists:

 17 
Mirza Fatali Akhundov
(Writer and Philisopher)

Mirza Fatali Akhundov
0
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Shaki, Azerbaijan
Died: March 9, 1878

 18 
Moses Hess
(Philosopher)

Moses Hess
0
Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bonn, Germany
Died: April 6, 1875
Recommended Lists:

 19 
Madame Restell
(Abortionist)

Madame Restell
0
Listed In: Business Women
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: England
Died: April 1, 1878

Maria Cristina of Savoy
0
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cagliari, Italy
Died: January 21, 1836
Recommended Lists:

 21 
Hendrik Conscience
(Novelist Best Known for His Romantic Nationalist Novel, 'The Lion of Flanders (1838)')

Hendrik Conscience
0
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Antwerp, Belgium
Died: September 10, 1883

 22 
Alfred Krupp
(Industrialist)

Alfred Krupp
0
Listed In: Steel
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Essen, Germany
Died: July 14, 1887
Recommended Lists:

William Tappan Thompson
0
Listed In: Editors
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ravenna, Ohio, United States
Died: March 24, 1882

Józef Ignacy Kraszewski
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: March 19, 1887
Recommended Lists:

Amélie of Leuchtenberg
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: January 26, 1873

 26 

Johanne Luise Heiberg
0
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: December 21, 1890
Recommended Lists:

 27 
Alexander Hamilton Stephens
(Governor of Georgia (1882-83))

Alexander Hamilton Stephens
4
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Crawfordville, Georgia, United States
Died: March 4, 1883

 28 
Peer Ali Khan
(Indian Revolutionary Known for His Leading Role in the Organization of the Great Revolt of 1857)

Peer Ali Khan
0
Listed In: Revolutionaries
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: July 7, 1857
Recommended Lists:

Robert Richard Torrens
0
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cork, Ireland
Died: August 31, 1884

Charles John Canning, Earl Canning
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 17, 1862

Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde
0
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sângeorgiu de Pădure, Romania
Died: October 1, 1841

 32 
Berthold Auerbach
(Poet, Writer, Poet lawyer)

Berthold Auerbach
0
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Horb am Neckar
Died: February 8, 1882

 33 
Charley Parkhurst
(Stagecoach driver)

Charley Parkhurst
1
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Sharon, Vermont, United States
Died: December 18, 1879

 34 
Friedrich von Flotow
(German composer)

Friedrich von Flotow
0
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mecklenburg
Died: January 24, 1883

 35 

Charles Lewis Tiffany
2
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Connecticut, United States
Died: February 18, 1902

 36 
George Grey
(Politician)

George Grey
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: September 19, 1898

 37 
Eduard van der Nüll
(Former architect, who was one of the great masters in the historicist style of Vienna's Ringstrasse)

Eduard van der Nüll
0
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: April 4, 1868

 38 
Henry Mayhew
(Journalist)

Henry Mayhew
0
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: July 25, 1887

 39 
Henry Wilson
(18th Vice President of the U.S.A)

Henry Wilson
2
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Farmington
Died: November 22, 1875

 40 

Harriet Farley
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: United States
Died: November 12, 1907

 41 

Sigismond Thalberg
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: April 27, 1871

 42 
Fernando Wood
(Politician)

Fernando Wood
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 14, 1881

 43 
Agoston Haraszthy
(Viticulturist)

Agoston Haraszthy
0
Listed In: Noblemen
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pest, Budapest, Hungary
Died: July 6, 1869

 44 
Louis Leroy
(Painter)

Louis Leroy
0
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 1, 1885

 45 

Esther Hobart McQuigg Slack Morris
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Spencer, New York, United States
Died: April 3, 1902

 46 

Zygmunt Krasiński
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 19th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 23, 1859

 47 
Edouard Séguin
(Physician)

Edouard Séguin
0
Listed In: Psychiatrists
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clamecy, France
Died: October 28, 1880

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Died: January 5, 1885

 49 
Ilija Garašanin
(Statesman)

Ilija Garašanin
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Garasi, Serbia
Died: June 22, 1874

 50 

John Sandfield Macdonald
0
Listed In: Lawyers
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Glengarry County, Ontario, Canada
Died: June 1, 1872