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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Phineas Gage

Phineas Gage
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Construction Foreman
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Died: May 21, 1860

 2 Alfred Russel Wallace

Alfred Russel Wallace
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Famous As: Naturalist, Explorer, Geographer, Anthropologist and Biologist
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Llanbadoc
Died: November 7, 1913

 3 William M. Tweed

William M. Tweed
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Member of the New York Senate from the 4th district (1868-73)
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 12, 1878
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 4 Abdülmecid I

Abdülmecid I
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Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: İstanbul Eyaleti
Died: June 25, 1861
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 5 Max Müller

Max Müller
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Listed In: Philologists
Famous As: Scholar, Philologist
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dessau, Duchy of Anhalt, German Confederation
Died: October 28, 1900

 6 Li Hongzhang

Li Hongzhang
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Diplomat, Mandarin
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hefei
Died: November 7, 1901
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 7 Prince Alexander of Hesse and by Rhine

Prince Alexander of Hesse and by Rhine
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
Died: December 15, 1888
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 8 Schuyler Colfax

Schuyler Colfax
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Famous As: 17th Vice President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City
Died: January 13, 1885
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 9 Sándor Petőfi

Sándor Petőfi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Hungary's national poet, and was one of the key figures of the Hungarian Revolution of 1848
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kiskőrös, Hungary
Died: July 31, 1849

 10 Alexandre Cabanel

Alexandre Cabanel
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Former Painter, who painted historical, classical and religious subjects in the academic style
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montpellier, France
Died: January 23, 1889
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 11 Spotted Tail

Spotted Tail
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Famous As: Sioux leader
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Fort Laramie, Wyoming, United States
Died: August 5, 1881

 12 Leopold Kronecker

Leopold Kronecker
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician, University teacher
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Legnica
Died: December 29, 1891
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 13 John Sherman

John Sherman
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Famous As: Former Secretary of State
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lancaster, Ohio, U.S.
Died: October 22, 1900

 14 Sophie Gengembre Anderson

Sophie Gengembre Anderson
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: March 10, 1903
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 15 Mary Boykin Miller Chesnut

Mary Boykin Miller Chesnut
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: near Stateburg, South Carolina, U.S.
Died: November 22, 1886

 16 Carl Wilhelm Siemens

Carl Wilhelm Siemens
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Electrical Engineer
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gehrden, Germany
Died: November 19, 1883
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 17 Mackenzie Bowell

Mackenzie Bowell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rickinghall, England
Died: December 10, 1917

 18 Migettuwatte Gunananda Thera

Migettuwatte Gunananda Thera
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Listed In: Saints
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Balapitiya, Sri Lanka
Died: September 21, 1890
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 19 Thomas Francis Meagher

Thomas Francis Meagher
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Waterford, County Waterford, Ireland
Died: July 1, 1867

 20 Veronica of the Passion

Veronica of the Passion
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Listed In: Priests
Famous As: Nun
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: İstanbul, Turkey
Died: November 16, 1906
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 21 Jean-Henri Fabre

Jean-Henri Fabre
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Entomologist
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint-Leons, France
Died: October 11, 1915

 22 Alexander Ostrovsky

Alexander Ostrovsky
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Listed In: Playwrights
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: June 14, 1886
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 23 Gotthold Eisenstein

Gotthold Eisenstein
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 16th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: October 11, 1852

 24 Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada

Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Mexico
Birthdate: 24th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Xalapa, Mexico
Died: April 21, 1889
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 25 Maurice Sand

Maurice Sand
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 4, 1889

 26 Mary Surratt

Mary Surratt
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Listed In: Business Women
Famous As: Criminal, Businessperson
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Waterloo, Maryland, United States
Died: July 7, 1865
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 27 Charlotte Mary Yonge

Charlotte Mary Yonge
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 11th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Otterbourne, Hampshire, England
Died: May 24, 1901

 28 Coventry Patmore

Coventry Patmore
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Woodford Wells, England
Died: November 26, 1896
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 29 Joseph Leidy

Joseph Leidy
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Paleontologist
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 30, 1891

 30 Oliver P. Morton

Oliver P. Morton
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wayne County, Indiana, United States
Died: November 1, 1877

 31 Joseph Monier

Joseph Monier
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Gardener
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie, France
Died: March 13, 1906

 32 Jasper Francis Cropsey

Jasper Francis Cropsey
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: June 22, 1900

 33 William B. Franklin

William B. Franklin
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: York, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: March 8, 1903

 34 Joseph Medill

Joseph Medill
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saint John, Canada
Died: March 16, 1899

 35 Spencer Fullerton Baird

Spencer Fullerton Baird
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Ornithologist
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 19, 1887

 36 Gonçalves Dias

Gonçalves Dias
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Caxias, State of Maranhão, Brazil
Died: November 3, 1864

 37 Frederick Weld

Frederick Weld
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bridport, England
Died: July 20, 1891

 38 John Russell Hind

John Russell Hind
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nottingham
Died: December 23, 1895

 39 Ernest Renan

Ernest Renan
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tréguier, France
Died: October 2, 1892

 40 Enrico Betti

Enrico Betti
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pistoia, Italy
Died: August 11, 1892

 41 Charles III, Duke of Parma

Charles III, Duke of Parma
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lucca, Italy
Died: March 27, 1854

 42 Henry Wirz

Henry Wirz
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland
Died: November 10, 1865

 43 Lascăr Catargiu

Lascăr Catargiu
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 1st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Iași, Romania
Died: April 11, 1899

 44 Zeenat Mahal

Zeenat Mahal
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Famous As: Bahadur Shah Zafar's wife
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: India
Died: July 17, 1886

 45 Imre Madách

Imre Madách
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dolná Strehová, Slovakia, Kingdom of Hungary
Died: October 5, 1864

 46 Friedrich von Esmarch

Friedrich von Esmarch
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Listed In: Surgeons
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tonning, Germany
Died: February 23, 1908

 47 Li Xiucheng

Li Xiucheng
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Commander
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Teng County, Wuzhou, China
Died: August 7, 1864

 48 ʿAlī Pasha Mubārak

ʿAlī Pasha Mubārak
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Famous As: Egyptian administrator and author
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Birinbal, Egypt
Died: November 14, 1893

 49 Mary Ann Shadd

Mary Ann Shadd
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Died: June 5, 1893

 50 Pyotr Lavrov

Pyotr Lavrov
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pskov Governorate, Russia
Died: February 6, 1900