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, Prussian
Economist, Philosopher
Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
1st February, American
American orator

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

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

Emily BrontëEmily Brontë
30th July, British
Novelist

Christian IX of DenmarkChristian IX of Denmark
8th April, German, Danish
King of Denmark
Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis
1st July, Austrian, Hungarian
Physician

James Prescott JouleJames Prescott Joule
24th December, British
Physicist

Ivan TurgenevIvan Turgenev
9th November, Russian
Novelist
Lucy StoneLucy Stone
13th August, American
Women's Rights Activist

Charles GounodCharles Gounod
17th June, French
Composer
Maria MitchellMaria Mitchell
1st August, American
Astronomer

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

P.G.T. BeauregardP.G.T. Beauregard
28th May, American
Army General

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

Alexander Bain - PhilosopherAlexander Bain - Philosopher
11th June, Scottish
Scottish philosopher
P. G. T. BeauregardP. G. T. Beauregard
28th May, American
Military personnel, Artilleryman, Inventor,

Marius PetipaMarius Petipa
11th March, French
Dancer, Ballet master, Choreographer, Librettist,

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

Richard Jordan GatlingRichard Jordan Gatling
12th September, American
Inventor
Jacob BurckhardtJacob Burckhardt
25th May, Swiss
Art historian, Historian of the modern age,

Don Carlos BuellDon Carlos Buell
23rd March, American
Military personnel
Adolf AnderssenAdolf Anderssen
6th July, German, Ukrainian
Chess player, Non-fiction writer

Amelia BloomerAmelia Bloomer
27th May, American
Advocate

Irvin McDowellIrvin McDowell
15th October, American
Officer
Elizabeth Van LewElizabeth Van Lew
25th October, American
 

George S. BoutwellGeorge S. Boutwell
28th January, American
Politician
Francesco CrispiFrancesco Crispi
4th October, Italian
Prime Minister, Statesman,Lawyer Journalist

William M. EvartsWilliam M. Evarts
6th February, American
Politician

Edward OrdEdward Ord
18th October, American
Officer, Architect
John Albion AndrewJohn Albion Andrew
31st May, American
Politician

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Rudolf von JheringRudolf von Jhering
22nd August, German
Jurist
Josh BillingsJosh Billings
21st April, American
Writer

James Anthony FroudeJames Anthony Froude
23rd April, British
Historian

Elizabeth F. ElletElizabeth F. Ellet
18th October, American
Writer

Angelo SecchiAngelo Secchi
28th June, Italian
Astronomer
Josiah GorgasJosiah Gorgas
1st July, American
Military officer
Tewodros II of EthiopiaTewodros II of Ethiopia
30th November, Ethiopian
Emperor

Hermann KolbeHermann Kolbe
27th September, German
Chemist

William Edward ForsterWilliam Edward Forster
11th July, British
Industrialist

Lewis Henry MorganLewis Henry Morgan
21st November, American
 
Marco MinghettiMarco Minghetti
18th November, Italian
Prime Minister, Politician, economist

Eliza CookEliza Cook
24th December, British
Journalist, Poet, Editor

Artúr GörgeyArtúr Görgey
30th January, Hungarian
Military leader

George BrownGeorge Brown
29th November, Canadian
politician, publisher, journalist

Arthur Cleveland CoxeArthur Cleveland Coxe
10th May, American
Priest
Charles-Marie-René Leconte de LisleCharles-Marie-René Leconte de Lisle
22nd October, French
French poet

Emil Heinrich Du Bois-ReymondEmil Heinrich Du Bois-Reymond
7th November, German
Physician
William George FargoWilliam George Fargo
20th May, American
Banker