Famous People Born In 1819

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Discover the most famous people born in 1819. The list includes people like Queen Victoria, Walt Whitman, Herman Melville, Albert, Prince Consort, George Eliot and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include physicists, poets, journalists and composers born in 1819. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.
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Queen Victoria
(Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901))
Queen Victoria
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Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kensington Palace, London, England
Died: January 22, 1901
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Walt Whitman
(One of the Most Influential Poets in the American Canon, Regarded as the 'Father of Free Verse')
Walt Whitman
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Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: West Hills, New York, United States
Died: March 26, 1892
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Albert, Prince Consort
(Prince Consort of Queen Victoria of Great Britain (1840 - 1861))
Albert, Prince Consort
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Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Schloss Schloss Rosenau, Coburg, Rödental, Germany
Died: December 14, 1861
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George Eliot
(English Novelist, Poet and One of the Leading Writers of the Victorian Era)
George Eliot
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Warwickshire, England
Died: December 22, 1880
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Herman Melville
(Novelist & Short Story Writer of the American Renaissance Period Best Known for His Works 'Moby-Dick' & 'Typee')
Herman Melville
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: September 28, 1891
 6 
John Ruskin
(Art Critic and Painter)
John Ruskin
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Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England
Died: January 20, 1900
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Clara Wieck Schumann
(Musician & Composer)
Clara Wieck Schumann
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leipzig
Died: May 20, 1896
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Allan Pinkerton
(Founder of Pinkerton National Detective Agency)
Allan Pinkerton
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Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: July 1, 1884
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Gustave Courbet
(French Painter and Leader of the 19th Century Realist Movement)
Gustave Courbet
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Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ornans, France
Died: December 31, 1877
 10 
Abner Doubleday
(Military Leader)
Abner Doubleday
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ballston Spa, New York, United States
Died: January 26, 1893
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Christopher Latham Sholes
(Inventor of the QWERTY Keyboard)
Christopher Latham Sholes
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Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 14th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mooresburg, Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 17, 1890
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Jacques Offenbach
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: October 5, 1880
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Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet
(Irish English Physicist and Mathematician)
Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 13th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Skreen, Ireland
Died: February 1, 1903
 14 
James Russell Lowell
(Was an American Romantic Poet, Critic, Editor, and Diplomat)
James Russell Lowell
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 12, 1891
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Thomas A. Hendricks
(21st Vice President of the U.S.A.)
Thomas A. Hendricks
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Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fultonham
Died: November 25, 1885
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Joseph Bazalgette
(British Civil Engineer Who Created a Sewerage System for Central London)
Joseph Bazalgette
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Enfield, London, England
Died: March 15, 1891
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William A. Wheeler
(19th Vice President of the U.S.A)
William A. Wheeler
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Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Malone
Died: June 4, 1887
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William S. Rosecrans
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Delaware County, Ohio, U.S.
Died: March 11, 1898
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Julia Ward Howe
(Known for Writing the ‘Battle Hymn of the Republic’)
Julia Ward Howe
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: October 17, 1910
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Arthur Bell Nicholls
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Listed In: Pastors
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Killead, County Antrim, Ireland
Died: December 3, 1906
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Léon Foucault
(Physicist)
Léon Foucault
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 18th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris
Died: February 11, 1868
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Franz von Suppé
(Austrian Composer of Light Operas)
Franz von Suppé
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 18th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Split, Croatia
Died: May 21, 1895
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Maria Wodzińska
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 7th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Poland
Died: December 7, 1896
Francis V, Duke of Modena
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Modena, Italy
Died: November 20, 1875
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William Worrall Mayo
(Chemist, Politician, Gynaecologist, Editor)
William Worrall Mayo
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Salford
Died: March 6, 1911
Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rotenburg an der Fulda, Germany
Died: July 6, 1901
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Arthur Hugh Clough
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: November 13, 1861
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Marthinus Wessel Pretorius
(Former President of the South African Republic (1866 - 1871))
Marthinus Wessel Pretorius
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Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Graaff-Reinet, South Africa
Died: May 19, 1901
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Stanisław Moniuszko
(Polish Composer and Conductor Regarded as the 'Father of Polish National Opera')
Stanisław Moniuszko
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ubel', Belarus
Died: June 4, 1872
 30 
George V of Hanover
(Former King of Hanover (1851 - 1866))
George V of Hanover
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: June 12, 1878
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Maria II of Portugal
(Queen of Portugal (1826 - 1828))
Maria II of Portugal
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Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: São Cristóvão, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: November 15, 1853
 32 
Edward H. Rulloff
(Doctor, Lawyer)
Edward H. Rulloff
1
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Died: May 18, 1871
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Hippolyte Fizeau
(Physicist, Astronomer)
Hippolyte Fizeau
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris
Died: September 18, 1896
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Carlotta Grisi
(Ballet dancer)
Carlotta Grisi
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Listed In: Ballet Dancers
Birthdate: 28th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vižinada, Croatia
Died: May 20, 1899
 35 
Charles A. Dana
(American journalist)
Charles A. Dana
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Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hinsdale, New Hampshire, United States
Died: October 17, 1897
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John Couch Adams
(Mathematician, Astronomer, University teacher)
John Couch Adams
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Laneast
Died: January 21, 1892
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Ottilie Assing
(German-American Abolitionist, Freethinker, and Feminist)
Ottilie Assing
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Listed In: Feminists
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: August 21, 1884
 38 
Alfred Escher
(Swiss Politician)
Alfred Escher
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Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Zürich
 39 
John Bidwell
(Soldier)
John Bidwell
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chautauqua, New York, United States
Died: April 4, 1900
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Alexander Melville Bell
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Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: August 7, 1905
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Harry Power
(Criminal)
Harry Power
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Waterford, Ireland
Died: 1891 AD
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E. R. Squibb
(Inventor)
E. R. Squibb
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Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Died: October 25, 1900
 43 
La Paiva
(Investor)
La Paiva
0
Listed In: Investors
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: January 21, 1884
Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 18th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pavlovsk, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: February 21, 1876
 45 
Isaac Hecker
(Priest)
Isaac Hecker
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 18th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: December 22, 1888
 46 
Jane Roberts
(First Lady)
Jane Roberts
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Listed In: First Ladies
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Died: January 10, 1914
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Butrus al-Bustani
(Syria's First Nationalist and Founder of the Bi-Weekly Magazine 'Al-Jinan')
Butrus al-Bustani
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon
Died: May 1, 1883
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George Salmon
(Irish Mathematician and Anglican Theologian)
George Salmon
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Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: January 22, 1904
 49 
Edward Stafford
(Prime minister)
Edward Stafford
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: February 14, 1901
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Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein
(Noblewoman, Journalist)
Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Monastyryshche, Ukraine
Died: March 9, 1887