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
5th May, German
Philosopher
Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
1st February, American
American orator

Alexander II of RussiaAlexander II of Russia
29th April, Russian
Emperor of Russia

Christian IX of DenmarkChristian IX of Denmark
8th April, German, Danish
King of Denmark

Mary Todd LincolnMary Todd Lincoln
13th December, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Emily BrontëEmily Brontë
30th July, British
Novelist
Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis
1st July, Austrian, Hungarian
Physician

Joshua A. NortonJoshua A. Norton
4th February, American
Businessman

P.G.T. BeauregardP.G.T. Beauregard
28th May, American
Army General
Ivan TurgenevIvan Turgenev
9th November, Russian
Novelist

James Prescott JouleJames Prescott Joule
24th December, British
Physicist
Charles GounodCharles Gounod
17th June, French
Composer

Lucy StoneLucy Stone
13th August, American
Women's Rights Activist

Maria MitchellMaria Mitchell
1st August, American
Astronomer

John Henninger ReaganJohn Henninger Reagan
8th October, American
Former United States Senator from Texas

Alexander Bain - PhilosopherAlexander Bain - Philosopher
11th June, Scottish
Scottish philosopher
Ernest IIErnest II
21st June, German
Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Tewodros II of EthiopiaTewodros II of Ethiopia
30th November, Ethiopian
Emperor

Elizabeth KeckleyElizabeth Keckley
31st January, American
Author

Wade Hampton IIIWade Hampton III
28th March, American
General
George BrownGeorge Brown
29th November, Canadian
politician, publisher, journalist

Adolf AnderssenAdolf Anderssen
6th July, German, Ukrainian
Chess player, Non-fiction writer
Richard Jordan GatlingRichard Jordan Gatling
12th September, American
Inventor

Charles III, Prince of MonacoCharles III, Prince of Monaco
8th December, French
Prince

Don Carlos BuellDon Carlos Buell
23rd March, American
Military personnel
Prince August of Saxe-Coburg and GothaPrince August of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
13th June, German
Prince

Lewis Henry MorganLewis Henry Morgan
21st November, American
 
William George FargoWilliam George Fargo
20th May, American
Banker

Jacob BurckhardtJacob Burckhardt
25th May, Swiss
Art historian, Historian of the modern age,

Sophie of WürttembergSophie of Württemberg
17th June, Dutch
Queen
Marius PetipaMarius Petipa
11th March, French
Ballet dancer

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Giovanni StrazzaGiovanni Strazza
30th November, Italian
Sculptor
Amalia of OldenburgAmalia of Oldenburg
21st December, German
Queen

Irvin McDowellIrvin McDowell
15th October, American
Officer

Shiva Dayal SahebShiva Dayal Saheb
24th August, British Indian Ocean Territory
Leader

Marie of Saxe-AltenburgMarie of Saxe-Altenburg
14th April, German
Queen
Amelia BloomerAmelia Bloomer
27th May, American
Advocate
Elizabeth Van LewElizabeth Van Lew
12th October, American
Spy

Francesco CrispiFrancesco Crispi
4th October, Italian
Prime Minister, Statesman,Lawyer Journalist

Cecil Frances AlexanderCecil Frances Alexander
31st March, Irish
Hymnwriter

Archduke Karl Ferdinand of AustriaArchduke Karl Ferdinand of Austria
29th July, Austrian
Archduke
ManuelitoManuelito
30th November, American
Tribe Leader

Thomas Mayne ReidThomas Mayne Reid
4th April, Irish
Novelist

August Wilhelm von HofmannAugust Wilhelm von Hofmann
8th April, German
Chemist, University teacher

Charles Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-EisenachCharles Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
24th June, German
Prince

Edward OrdEdward Ord
18th October, American
Officer, Architect
Elizabeth F. ElletElizabeth F. Ellet
18th October, American
Writer

Rudolf von JheringRudolf von Jhering
22nd August, German
Jurist
François d'Orléans, Prince of JoinvilleFrançois d'Orléans, Prince of Joinville
14th August, French
Duke

Josh BillingsJosh Billings
21st April, American
Writer

James Anthony FroudeJames Anthony Froude
23rd April, British
Historian
William M. EvartsWilliam M. Evarts
6th February, American
Politician

John Albion AndrewJohn Albion Andrew
31st May, American
Politician
John Manners, 7th Duke of RutlandJohn Manners, 7th Duke of Rutland
13th December, British
Politician

Emil Heinrich Du Bois-ReymondEmil Heinrich Du Bois-Reymond
7th November, German
Physician

George S. BoutwellGeorge S. Boutwell
28th January, American
Politician

John Lorimer WordenJohn Lorimer Worden
12th March, American
Officer

Charles-Marie-René Leconte de LisleCharles-Marie-René Leconte de Lisle
22nd October, French
French poet
Thomas Francis WadeThomas Francis Wade
25th August, British
Diplomat

William Edward ForsterWilliam Edward Forster
11th July, British
Industrialist

Artúr GörgeyArtúr Görgey
30th January, Hungarian
Military leader

Samuel Leonard TilleySamuel Leonard Tilley
8th May, Canadian
Politician
Hermann KolbeHermann Kolbe
27th September, German
Chemist

Sir Richard Wallace, 1st BaronetSir Richard Wallace, 1st Baronet
21st July, British
Art collector
Angelo SecchiAngelo Secchi
28th June, Italian
Astronomer

Louis FaidherbeLouis Faidherbe
3rd June, French
Military general

Stafford Northcote, 1st Earl of IddesleighStafford Northcote, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh
27th October, British
Politician
Frans Cornelis DondersFrans Cornelis Donders
27th May, Dutch
Author

Zacharias TopeliusZacharias Topelius
14th January, Finnish
Author
Josiah GorgasJosiah Gorgas
1st July, American
Military officer

Mahmud Nedim PashaMahmud Nedim Pasha
30th November, Iraqi
Statesman

Marco MinghettiMarco Minghetti
18th November, Italian
Prime Minister, Politician, economist
Infante Carlos, Count of MontemolinInfante Carlos, Count of Montemolin
31st January, Spanish
Noble

Elizabeth PrentissElizabeth Prentiss
26th October, American
Author
Eliza CookEliza Cook
24th December, British
Journalist, Poet, Editor

Mary Henderson EastmanMary Henderson Eastman
30th November, American
Writer

Antoine-Aimé DorionAntoine-Aimé Dorion
17th January, Canadian
Politician

Mikhail KatkovMikhail Katkov
13th February, Russian
Journalist
Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire DevilleHenri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville
11th March, French
Chemist
Konstantin Petrovich von KaufmannKonstantin Petrovich von Kaufmann
2nd March, Polish, Russian
Military general

Zef JubaniZef Jubani
30th November, Albanian
Philosopher

Guo SongtaoGuo Songtao
11th April, Chinese
Diplomat

Aasmund Olavsson VinjeAasmund Olavsson Vinje
6th April, Norwegian
Poet
Nikolay MilyutinNikolay Milyutin
6th June, Russian
Russian statesman

David WilsonDavid Wilson
17th September, American
Politician

Alexander DreyschockAlexander Dreyschock
15th October, Czech
Pianist

William MoonWilliam Moon
18th December, British
Teacher

John WalterJohn Walter
8th October, British
Publisher
José MármolJosé Mármol
2nd December, Argentinian
Journalist

Gustave AimardGustave Aimard
13th September, French
Author
James LorimerJames Lorimer
4th November, Scottish
Advocate

František Ladislav RiegerFrantišek Ladislav Rieger
10th December, Czech
Politician
David Lewis MacphersonDavid Lewis Macpherson
12th September, Canadian, Scottish
Businessman
Frederic John GoldsmidFrederic John Goldsmid
19th May, Italian
British military officer