Famous People Born In 1826

Discover the most famous people born in 1826. The list includes people like George B. McClellan, Stephen Foster, Bernhard Riemann, Matilda Joslyn Gage, Carlo Collodi and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include military leaders, political leaders, journalists and emperors & kings born in 1826. This list includes people from United States, England, Italy & 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 George B. McClellan

George B. McClellan.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 29, 1885

 2 Stephen Foster

Stephen Foster.
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Famous As: Composer, Lyricist
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania United States
Died: January 13, 1864
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 3 Eugénie de Montijo

Eugénie de Montijo.
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Famous As: Empress of France
Birthdate: 5th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Granada, Spain
Died: July 11, 1920

 4 Bernhard Riemann

Bernhard Riemann.
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Breselenz
Died: July 20, 1866
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 5 Cetshwayo

Cetshwayo.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Eshowe, Zulu Kingdom
Died: February 8, 1884

 6 Julia Grant

Julia Grant
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Listed In: First Ladies
Famous As: U.S. First Lady
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St. Louis
Died: December 14, 1902
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 7 Charles XV of Sweden

Charles XV of Sweden
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: September 18, 1872
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 8 Carlo Collodi

Carlo Collodi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: October 26, 1890
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 9 Frederic Edwin Church

Frederic Edwin Church
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 4th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hartford
Died: April 7, 1900

 10 Gustave Moreau

Gustave Moreau
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Famous As: Illustrator
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 18, 1898
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 11 Walter Bagehot

Walter Bagehot
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Famous As: Journalist, Economist, Political scientist, Writer, Sociologist
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Somerset
Died: March 24, 1877

 12 Frederick Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava

Frederick Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava
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Listed In: Diplomats
Famous As: British diplomat
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: February 12, 1902
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 13 Frederick I, Grand Duke of Baden

Frederick I, Grand Duke of Baden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sovereign
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: September 28, 1907

 14 Matilda Joslyn Gage

Matilda Joslyn Gage.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Abolitionist, Freethinker, Author
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cicero
Died: March 18, 1898
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 15 William Mahone

William Mahone
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Southampton County, Virginia, United States
Died: October 8, 1895

 16 Danilo II

Danilo II
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Famous As: Prince of Montenegro
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Njeguši, Montenegro
Died: August 13, 1860
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 17 Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen

Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Duke
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Meiningen, Germany
Died: June 25, 1914

 18 Anthony Joseph Drexel

Anthony Joseph Drexel
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Listed In: Bankers
Famous As: Banker
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: June 30, 1893
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 19 Wilhelm Liebknecht

Wilhelm Liebknecht
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gießen
Died: August 7, 1900

 20 William S. Clark

William S. Clark
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Professor
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ashfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 9, 1886
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 21 Princess Alexandra of Bavaria

Princess Alexandra of Bavaria
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Schloss Johannisburg, Aschaffenburg, Germany
Died: September 21, 1875

 22 Alexander Afanasyev

Alexander Afanasyev
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Famous As: Historian and scholar
Birthdate: 11th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boguchar
Died: October 5, 1871
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 23 Charles Hugo

Charles Hugo
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: March 13, 1871

 24 Tom Sayers

Tom Sayers
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Listed In: Boxers
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brighton, England
Died: November 8, 1865
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 25 Potter Palmer

Potter Palmer
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Listed In: Retailers
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Albany County, New York, United States
Died: May 4, 1902

 26 Hormuzd Rassam

Hormuzd Rassam
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Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Mosul, Iraq
Died: September 16, 1910
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 27 Richard Christopher Carrington

Richard Christopher Carrington
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, United Kingdom
Died: November 27, 1875

 28 Laura Keene

Laura Keene
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 20th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 4, 1873
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 29 Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin

Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Spas-Ugol, Russia
Died: May 10, 1889

 30 Stanislao Cannizzaro

Stanislao Cannizzaro
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 13th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
Died: May 10, 1910

 31 Léon Minkus

Léon Minkus
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: December 7, 1917

 32 Adolf Bastian

Adolf Bastian
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Famous As: Polymath
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bremen, Germany
Died: February 2, 1905

 33 George Johnstone Stoney

George Johnstone Stoney
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: County Offaly
Died: July 5, 1911

 34 Thomas Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook

Thomas Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook
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Famous As: Viceroy
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 15, 1904

 35 Henri Mouhot

Henri Mouhot
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Famous As: Naturalist
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montbéliard, France
Died: November 10, 1861

 36 William Deering

William Deering
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Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: South Paris, Paris, Maine, United States
Died: December 9, 1913

 37 George Frisbie Hoar

George Frisbie Hoar
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Concord, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 30, 1904

 38 Emily Blackwell

Emily Blackwell
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: September 7, 1910

 39 Alfred Ely Beach

Alfred Ely Beach
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 1, 1896

 40 John Wisden

John Wisden
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Listed In: Cricketers
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brighton, Sussex, England
Died: April 5, 1884

 41 Christopher Columbus Langdell

Christopher Columbus Langdell
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New Boston, New Hampshire, United States
Died: July 6, 1906

 42 Prince George of Prussia

Prince George of Prussia
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: May 2, 1902

 43 Lafayette C. Baker

Lafayette C. Baker
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Investigator
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stafford, New York, United States
Died: July 3, 1868

 44 Charles Loring Brace

Charles Loring Brace
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philanthropist
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 11, 1890

 45 Zénobe Gramme

Zénobe Gramme
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Famous As: Electrical Engineer
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Amay, Belgium
Died: January 20, 1901

 46 Karl von Piloty

Karl von Piloty
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: July 21, 1886

 47 Fitz-James O'Brien

Fitz-James O'Brien
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cork, Ireland
Died: April 6, 1862

 48 İbrahim Şinasi

İbrahim Şinasi
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Constantinople, Turkey
Died: September 13, 1871

 49 William Waddington

William Waddington
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 11th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint-Rémy-sur-Avre, France
Died: January 13, 1894

 50 Thomas Alexander Browne

Thomas Alexander Browne
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: March 11, 1915