Famous People Born In 1823

Discover the most famous people born in 1823. The list includes people like Alfred Russel Wallace, William M. Tweed, Schuyler Colfax, Sophie Gengembre Anderson, Ernest Renan and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, diplomats, philosophers and poets born in 1823. This list includes people from France, United States, Germany and many more countries.

Phineas GagePhineas Gage
30th November, American
 
Alfred Russel WallaceAlfred Russel Wallace
8th January, British
Naturalist, Explorer, Geographer, Anthropologist

William M. TweedWilliam M. Tweed
3rd April, American
Politician

Schuyler ColfaxSchuyler Colfax
23rd March, American
17th Vice President of the U.S.A

Max MüllerMax Müller
6th December, German, British
Scholar, Philologist

Sophie Gengembre AndersonSophie Gengembre Anderson
30th November, French, British
Artist
Mary SurrattMary Surratt
30th April, American
Criminal

Simon Bolivar BucknerSimon Bolivar Buckner
1st April, American
Soldier

Ernest RenanErnest Renan
27th February, French
Philosopher
Alexandre CabanelAlexandre Cabanel
28th September, French
Painter, University teacher

Li HongzhangLi Hongzhang
15th February, Chinese
Diplomat, Mandarin
John ShermanJohn Sherman
10th May, American
Former Secretary of State

Thomas Francis MeagherThomas Francis Meagher
3rd August, Irish
Politician

George Thorndike AngellGeorge Thorndike Angell
5th June, American
Lawyer

Sándor PetőfiSándor Petőfi
1st January, Hungarian
Poet, revolutionary

Sher Ali KhanSher Ali Khan
30th November, Afghan
Emir of Afghanistan
Gyula AndrássyGyula Andrássy
3rd March, Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Economist

Leopold KroneckerLeopold Kronecker
7th December, German, Polish
Mathematician, University teacher

Thomas Wentworth HigginsonThomas Wentworth Higginson
22nd December, American
Author

Jean-Henri FabreJean-Henri Fabre
21st December, French
Entomologist
Mackenzie BowellMackenzie Bowell
27th December, Canadian, British
Politician

Francis ParkmanFrancis Parkman
16th September, American
Horticulturist, Historian, Writer
Carl Wilhelm SiemensCarl Wilhelm Siemens
4th April, German
engineer, inventor

Spotted TailSpotted Tail
30th November, American
Sioux leader

Mary Ann Shadd CaryMary Ann Shadd
9th October, Canadian, American
Activist
Sebastián Lerdo de TejadaSebastián Lerdo de Tejada
24th April, Mexican
President of Mexico

Édouard LaloÉdouard Lalo
27th January, French
Composer
Katsu KaishūKatsu Kaishū
12th March, Japanese
Statesman

Alexander OstrovskyAlexander Ostrovsky
31st March, Russian
writer, librettist, playwright, journalist

Oliver P. MortonOliver P. Morton
4th August, American
Politician
Gotthold EisensteinGotthold Eisenstein
16th April, German
Mathematician

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Ludwig BambergerLudwig Bamberger
22nd July, German
Economist
Charlotte Mary YongeCharlotte Mary Yonge
11th August, British
Novelist

Joseph LeidyJoseph Leidy
9th September, American
Paleontologist

William B. FranklinWilliam B. Franklin
27th February, American
Officer

Coventry PatmoreCoventry Patmore
23rd July, British
Poet
Jasper Francis CropseyJasper Francis Cropsey
18th February, American
Artist
Joseph MedillJoseph Medill
6th April, Canadian, American
Politician

Youssef Bey KaramYoussef Bey Karam
15th May, Lebanese
Leader

Spencer Fullerton BairdSpencer Fullerton Baird
3rd February, American
Ornithologist

Gonçalves DiasGonçalves Dias
10th August, Brazilian
Poet
Joseph MonierJoseph Monier
8th November, French
Gardener

Frederick WeldFrederick Weld
9th May, New Zealander, British
Politician

Dan RiceDan Rice
23rd January, American
Entertainer

Li XiuchengLi Xiucheng
30th November, Chinese
Military Commander

John EvansJohn Evans
17th November, British
Archaeologist
Théodore de BanvilleThéodore de Banville
14th March, French
Poet

Giuseppe FiorelliGiuseppe Fiorelli
8th June, Italian
Archaeologist
Enrico BettiEnrico Betti
21st October, Italian
Mathematician

R. A. Cross, 1st Viscount CrossR. A. Cross, 1st Viscount Cross
30th May, British
Statesman

Imre MadáchImre Madách
20th January, Hungarian
Writer
Friedrich von EsmarchFriedrich von Esmarch
9th January, German
Surgeon

Johannes BrandJohannes Brand
6th December, South African
Lawyer
Lascăr CatargiuLascăr Catargiu
1st November, Romanian
Statesman

Wilhelm Heinrich RiehlWilhelm Heinrich Riehl
6th May, German
Journalist

John Kells IngramJohn Kells Ingram
7th July, Irish
Economist

Harriet Starr CannonHarriet Starr Cannon
7th May, American
Nun

John Russell HindJohn Russell Hind
12th May, British
Astronomer
John Elliott CairnesJohn Elliott Cairnes
26th December, Irish
Economist

Thomas Spencer BaynesThomas Spencer Baynes
24th March, British
Philosopher

Ernest Doudart de LagréeErnest Doudart de Lagrée
31st March, French
Explorer

Władysław SyrokomlaWładysław Syrokomla
17th September, Polish, Russian
linguist, translator, poet, writer
Lydia Folger FowlerLydia Folger Fowler
5th May, American
Physician

Sister Mary Irene FitzGibbonSister Mary Irene FitzGibbon
12th May, British, American
Catholic nun
Count Richard BelcrediCount Richard Belcredi
12th February, Austrian, Czech
Civil Servant

Henry Youle HindHenry Youle Hind
1st June, Canadian
Geologist

Nathanael PringsheimNathanael Pringsheim
30th November, German
Botanist
Nikolai von BungeNikolai von Bunge
23rd November, Ukrainian, Russian
Architect

Pierre LaffittePierre Laffitte
21st February, French
Philosopher
Mahmud Muzaffar ShahMahmud Muzaffar Shah
30th November, Malaysian
Malaysian sultan

Moritz SchiffMoritz Schiff
28th January, German
Physiologist

Max MuellerMax Mueller
6th December, German
 
Luigi CortiLuigi Corti
24th October, Italian
Foreign minister

James Drummond BurnsJames Drummond Burns
18th February, Scottish
Poet
AbdülmecidAbdülmecid
25th April, Turkish
Sultan

Charles KeeneCharles Keene
10th August, British
Artist

Mary Boykin Miller ChesnutMary Boykin Miller Chesnut
31st March, American
Writer

Ahmed Vefik PaşaAhmed Vefik Paşa
3rd July, Turkish
Statesman