Famous People Born In 1828

Discover the most famous people born in 1828. The list includes people like Leo Tolstoy, Jules Verne, Henrik Ibsen, Joshua Chamberlain, Henry Dunant and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include novelists, poets, lawyers and military leaders born in 1828. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom 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 
Leo Tolstoy
(One of the Greatest Authors of All Time)

Leo Tolstoy
14
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Yasnaya Polyana, Russia
Died: November 20, 1910

 2 
Rani Lakshmibai
(Queen of Jhansi State)

Rani Lakshmibai
31
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Varanasi, India
Died: June 18, 1858

 3 
Jules Verne
(French Author Who Was One of the Pioneers of the Modern Science Fiction Genre)

Jules Verne
7
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nantes, France
Died: March 24, 1905
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Henrik Ibsen
(Playwright)

Henrik Ibsen
14
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Skien Municipality, Norway
Died: May 23, 1906
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Effie Gray
(Artist)

Effie Gray
4
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Perth, United Kingdom
Died: December 23, 1897

 6 
Joshua Chamberlain
(Educator & War Hero)

Joshua Chamberlain
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brewer
Died: February 24, 1914
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Dante Gabriel Rossetti
2
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: April 9, 1882
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Grace Marks
3
Listed In: Murderers
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ulster
Died: 1873 AD
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 9 
Henry Dunant
(Co-Founder of the Red Cross)

Henry Dunant
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: October 30, 1910

 10 
Joseph Swan
(Chemist, Physicist, Inventor)

Joseph Swan
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sunderland
Died: May 27, 1914
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Josephine Butler
(Social Worker)

Josephine Butler
0
Listed In: Social Reformers
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Northumberland
Died: December 30, 1906

 12 
George Meredith
(Novelist)

George Meredith
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Died: May 18, 1909
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Patrick Cleburne
(Senior officer of the Confederate States Army who commanded infantry in the Western Theater of the American Civil War)

Patrick Cleburne
1
Listed In: Soldiers
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ovens, Ireland
Died: November 30, 1864

 14 
John Langdon Down
(Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist)

John Langdon Down
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Torpoint
Died: October 7, 1896
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Andrew Taylor Still
0
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lee County
Died: December 12, 1917

Louise of the Netherlands
0
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Died: March 30, 1871
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0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1910 AD

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Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: June 15, 1885
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Joseph Henry Thayer
0
Birthdate: 7th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 26, 1901

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Dora d'Istria
0
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
Died: November 17, 1888
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Horatio Spafford
0
Listed In: Lawyers
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Troy
Died: October 16, 1888

 22 
Saigo Takamori
(Samurai, Poet)

Saigo Takamori
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kagoshima
Died: September 24, 1877
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 23 
Albrecht von Gräfe
(Eye surgeon)

Albrecht von Gräfe
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: July 20, 1870

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Friedrich Albert Lange
0
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Solingen, Germany
Died: November 23, 1875
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Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States
Died: November 4, 1918

 26 
Randal Cremer
(Politician)

Randal Cremer
0
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fareham, England
Died: July 22, 1908
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Mikhail Chernyayev
0
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mogilev Governorate, Russia
Died: August 16, 1898

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Mercedes de Jesus Molina
0
Listed In: Preachers
Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Baba, Los Ríos, Ecuador
Died: June 12, 1883
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 29 
Paul Gachet
(Physician)

Paul Gachet
1
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lille, France
Died: January 9, 1909

 30 

David Ames Wells
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 6, 1898

 31 
Meyer Guggenheim
(Industrialist)

Meyer Guggenheim
1
Listed In: CEOs
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Langnau, Switzerland
Died: March 15, 1905

 32 
Jean Dupuis
(Explorer)

Jean Dupuis
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint-Just-la-Pendue, France
Died: November 28, 1912

 33 

Otto Henne am Rhyn
0
Birthdate: 26th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
Died: April 30, 1914

 34 

James B. McPherson
0
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Clyde
Died: July 22, 1864

 35 
Franjo Rački
(Historian)

Franjo Rački
0
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fužine, Croatia
Died: February 13, 1894

 36 
Felix Salm-Salm
(Military personnel)

Felix Salm-Salm
0
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Anholt, Germany
Died: August 18, 1870

 37 

Ward Hill Lamon
0
Listed In: Lawyers
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Winchester
Died: May 7, 1893

 38 
Andrew Murray
(minister)

Andrew Murray
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Glasgow
Died: January 18, 1917

 39 

Nikolay Chernyshevsky
0
Birthdate: 24th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saratov, Russia
Died: October 29, 1889

 40 
George Crook
(Military Officer)

George Crook
1
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Taylorsville, Ohio, United States
Died: March 21, 1890

 41 
Hippolyte Taine
(Critic, Historian)

Hippolyte Taine
1
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vouziers, France
Died: March 5, 1893

 42 

Antoinette de Mérode
0
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
Died: February 10, 1864

 43 
Antonio Cánovas del Castillo
(Prime minister of Spain)

Antonio Cánovas del Castillo
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Málaga, Spain
Died: August 8, 1897

 44 

Jonathan Hutchinson
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Selby, Yorkshire, England
Died: June 13, 1913

 45 
Ernest Trumpp
(Philologist, Linguist)

Ernest Trumpp
0
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ilsfeld, Germany
Died: April 5, 1885

 46 
Samuel J. Randall
(Politician)

Samuel J. Randall
0
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 13, 1890

 47 
Alfred Waud
(Artist)

Alfred Waud
0
Birthdate: 2nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 6, 1891

 48 
Horace Gray
(Jurist)

Horace Gray
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 15, 1902

 49 
Martha Finley
(Teacher)

Martha Finley
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chillicothe, Ohio, United States
Died: January 30, 1909

 50 
Anthony Musgrave
(Lieutenant Governor of Saint Vincent)

Anthony Musgrave
0
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint John's, Antigua and Barbuda
Died: October 9, 1888