Famous People Born In 1818

Discover the most famous people born in 1818. The list includes people like Karl Marx, Frederick Douglass, Emily Brontë, James Prescott Joule, Lucy Stone and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include military leaders, poets, inventors and civil rights activists born in 1818. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany and many more countries.

Karl MarxKarl Marx
(Economist, Philosopher)

5th May

German,French,British,Prussian

Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
(American orator)

1st February

American

Alexander II of RussiaAlexander II of Russia
(Emperor of Russia)

29th April

Russian

Mary Todd LincolnMary Todd Lincoln
(Former First Lady of the United States)

13th December

American

Emily BrontëEmily Brontë
(Novelist)

30th July

British

Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis
(Physician)

1st July

Austrian,Hungarian

James Prescott JouleJames Prescott Joule
(Physicist)

24th December

British

Lucy StoneLucy Stone
(Women's Rights Activist)

13th August

American

Charles GounodCharles Gounod
(Composer)

17th June

French

Maria MitchellMaria Mitchell
(Astronomer)

1st August

American

John Henninger ReaganJohn Henninger Reagan
(Former United States Senator from Texas)

8th October

American

Alexander Bain - PhilosopherAlexander Bain - Philosopher
(Scottish philosopher)

11th June

Scottish

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Christian IX of DenmarkChristian IX of Denmark
(King)

8th April

Danish

P. G. T. BeauregardP. G. T. Beauregard
(Military personnel, Artilleryman, Inventor, Writer, Politician)

28th May

American

Ivan TurgenevIvan Turgenev
(Novelist)

8th November

Russian

Marius PetipaMarius Petipa
(Dancer, Ballet master, Choreographer, Librettist, Ballet dancer)

11th March

French

Richard Jordan GatlingRichard Jordan Gatling
(Inventor)

12th September

American

Jacob BurckhardtJacob Burckhardt
(Art historian, Historian of the modern age, Journalist, Historian, University teacher)

25th May

Swiss

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Don Carlos BuellDon Carlos Buell
(Military personnel)

23rd March

American

August Wilhelm von HofmannAugust Wilhelm von Hofmann
(Chemist, University teacher)

8th April

German

Irvin McDowellIrvin McDowell
(Officer)

15th October

American

Adolf AnderssenAdolf Anderssen
(Chess player, Non-fiction writer)

6th July

German,Ukrainian

Francesco CrispiFrancesco Crispi
(Prime Minister, Statesman,Lawyer Journalist)

4th October

Italian

Elizabeth Van LewElizabeth Van Lew

25th October

American

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P.G.T. BeauregardP.G.T. Beauregard
(Journalist, General)

30th November

Josh BillingsJosh Billings
(Writer)

21st April

American

Edward OrdEdward Ord
(Officer, Architect)

18th October

American

Tewodros II of EthiopiaTewodros II of Ethiopia
(Emperor)

30th November

Ethiopian

Lewis Henry MorganLewis Henry Morgan

21st November

American

Joshua A. NortonJoshua A. Norton
(Emperor)

4th February

British,American,South African

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Marco MinghettiMarco Minghetti
(Prime Minister, Politician, economist)

18th November

Italian

Eliza CookEliza Cook
(Journalist, Poet, Editor)

24th December

British

George BrownGeorge Brown
(politician, publisher, journalist)

29th November

Canadian

Arthur Cleveland CoxeArthur Cleveland Coxe
(Priest)

10th May

American

Charles-Marie-René Leconte de LisleCharles-Marie-René Leconte de Lisle
(French poet)

22nd October

French