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.

Alfred Russel WallaceAlfred Russel Wallace
(Naturalist, Explorer, Geographer, Anthropologist and Biologist)

8th January

British

William M. TweedWilliam M. Tweed
(Politician)

3rd April

American

Schuyler ColfaxSchuyler Colfax
(17th Vice President of the U.S.A)

23rd March

American

Sophie Gengembre AndersonSophie Gengembre Anderson
(Painter)

30th November

British

Max MüllerMax Müller
(Philologist)

6th December

German,British

Ernest RenanErnest Renan
(philosopher, historian, professor, archaeologist, philologist)

27th February

French

Alexandre CabanelAlexandre Cabanel
(Painter, University teacher)

28th September

French

Li HongzhangLi Hongzhang
(Diplomat, Mandarin)

15th February

Chinese

George Thorndike AngellGeorge Thorndike Angell
(Lawyer)

5th June

American

Gyula AndrássyGyula Andrássy
(Politician, Diplomat, Economist)

3rd March

Hungarian

Leopold KroneckerLeopold Kronecker
(Mathematician, University teacher)

7th December

German,Polish

Sher Ali KhanSher Ali Khan
(Emir of Afghanistan)

30th November

Afghan

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Mackenzie BowellMackenzie Bowell
(Politician, Entrepreneur, Journalist)

27th December

Canadian

Francis ParkmanFrancis Parkman
(Horticulturist, Historian, Writer)

16th September

American

Jean-Henri FabreJean-Henri Fabre
(Entomologist, Writer, University teacher, Poet)

22nd December

French

Alexander OstrovskyAlexander Ostrovsky
(writer, librettist, playwright, journalist)

31st March

Russian

Carl Wilhelm SiemensCarl Wilhelm Siemens
(engineer, inventor)

4th April

German

John Russell HindJohn Russell Hind
(Astronomer)

12th May

British

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Mary Ann Shadd CaryMary Ann Shadd Cary
(Editor, Lawyer)

30th November

Max MuellerMax Mueller

6th December

German

Ferdinand EisensteinFerdinand Eisenstein

16th April

German

AbdülmecidAbdülmecid
(Sultan)

25th April

Turkish

Édouard LaloÉdouard Lalo
(Composer)

27th January

French

Sándor PetőfiSándor Petőfi
(Poet, revolutionary)

1st January

Hungarian

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Władysław SyrokomlaWładysław Syrokomla
(linguist, translator, poet, writer)

17th September

Polish,Russian