Famous People Born In 1831

Discover the most famous people born in 1831. The list includes people like James A. Garfield, Sitting Bull, Richard Dedekind, Albert Anker, James Maxwell and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include inventors, military leaders, poets and mathematicians born in 1831. This list includes people from United States 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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James A. Garfield
(20th President of United States (March 1881 - September 1881))

James A. Garfield
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moreland Hills, Ohio, United States
Died: September 19, 1881

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Sitting Bull
(Warrior)

Sitting Bull
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Grand River
Died: December 15, 1890

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James Maxwell
(Mathematician & Physicist)

James Maxwell
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: November 5, 1879
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Savitribai Phule
(Social Reformer, Poet)

Savitribai Phule
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Naigaon, British India (now in Satara district, Maharashtra)
Died: March 10, 1887
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Helena Blavatsky
(Writer, Co-founder of the Theosophical Society)

Helena Blavatsky
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Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dnipro, Ukraine
Died: May 8, 1891

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Philip Sheridan
(Military Officer)

Philip Sheridan
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Albany, New York, United States
Died: August 5, 1888
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John Bell Hood
(Confederate General)

John Bell Hood
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 1st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Owingsville, Kentucky, United States
Died: August 30, 1879
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Frederick III, German Emperor
(German Emperor and King of Prussia (1888))

Frederick III, German Emperor
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: June 15, 1888
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Anna Leonowens
(Writer, Educator)

Anna Leonowens
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Listed In: Educators
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ahmednagar, India
Died: January 19, 1915

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John Pemberton
(Pharmacist)

John Pemberton
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Knoxville, Georgia, United States
Died: August 16, 1888
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Richard Dedekind
(Mathematician)

Richard Dedekind
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brunswick, Germany
Died: February 12, 1916

 12 
George Pullman
(Engineer)

George Pullman
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Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brocton, New York, United States
Died: October 19, 1897
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Xianfeng Emperor
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Yuanmingyuan Park, Beijing, China
Died: August 22, 1861

 14 
Ebenezer Cobb Morley
(Football player, Rower)

Ebenezer Cobb Morley
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died: November 20, 1924
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Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 24, 1891

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Leo von Caprivi
(Former Chancellor of the German Reich (1890 - 1894))

Leo von Caprivi
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: February 6, 1899
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Joseph Joachim
(Violinist Known for His Interpretations of Works of Bach, Mozart & Beethoven)

Joseph Joachim
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 28th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kittsee, Austria
Died: August 15, 1907

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Nikolai Leskov
(Writer Known for His Works 'Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk', 'The Cathedral Folk' & 'The Enchanted Wanderer')

Nikolai Leskov
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oryol qəzası, Russia
Died: March 5, 1895
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Ignatius L. Donnelly
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 1, 1901

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Emily Stowe
(First female physician to practise in Canada, the second licensed female physician in Canada)

Emily Stowe
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Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Norwich, Canada
Died: April 30, 1903
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Lucy Webb Hayes
(American first lady)

Lucy Webb Hayes
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Listed In: Family Members
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chillicothe, Ohio , United States
Died: June 25, 1889

 22 
Emperor Komei
(Emperor)

Emperor Komei
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kyoto
Died: January 30, 1867
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 23 
Victorien Sardou
(Dramatist)

Victorien Sardou
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Listed In: Playwrights
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 8, 1908

 24 
Ludvig Nobel
(Entrepreneur, Engineer, Philanthropist)

Ludvig Nobel
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Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stockholm
Died: April 12, 1888
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Richard Norman Shaw
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Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: November 17, 1912

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Albert Anker
(Was a Swiss Painter, Illustrator)

Albert Anker
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Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ins, Switzerland
Died: July 16, 1910
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Heinrich Anton de Bary
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Died: January 19, 1888

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Grenville M. Dodge
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Danvers, Massachusetts,United States
Died: January 3, 1916
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Princess Helena of Nassau
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Birthdate: 18th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wiesbaden, Duchy of Nassau, German Confederation
Died: October 28, 1888

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Frederic Farrar
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Died: March 22, 1903

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Clement Studebaker
(Manufacturer)

Clement Studebaker
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Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: United States
Died: November 27, 1901

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Piet Joubert
(General)

Piet Joubert
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Died: March 28, 1900

Adelaide of Lowenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg
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Listed In: Saints
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kleinheubach, Germany
Died: December 16, 1909

 34 
Paul Durand-Ruel
(Art Dealer)

Paul Durand-Ruel
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Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 5, 1922

 35 
Konstantin Leontiev
(Philosopher)

Konstantin Leontiev
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Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Meshtshovskij County, Russia
Died: November 24, 1891

George Victor, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Arolsen, Germany
Died: May 12, 1893

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Othniel Charles Marsh
(Paleontologist)

Othniel Charles Marsh
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Listed In: Archaeologists
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lockport
Died: March 18, 1899

 38 
Nikolai Ge
(Painter)

Nikolai Ge
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Listed In: Illustrators
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Voronezh Governorate
Died: June 13, 1894

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Peter Nicolai Arbo
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Drammen, Norway
Died: October 14, 1892

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Albert Schäffle
(Sociologist)

Albert Schäffle
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Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Nürtingen, Germany
Died: December 25, 1903

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Nadezhda von Meck
(Patron of the arts)

Nadezhda von Meck
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Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Znamenskoye, Chechen Republic
Died: January 13, 1894

 42 
Fran Levstik
(Writer and Political Activist Who Was One of the Most Prominent Exponents of the 'Young Slovene' Political Movement)

Fran Levstik
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dolnje Retje, Slovenia
Died: November 16, 1887

 43 
Jesse Collings
(Member of Parliament)

Jesse Collings
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Birthdate: 2nd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Littleham-cum-Exmouth, England
Died: November 20, 1920

 44 
Siegfried Marcus
(Former inventor who built four of the world’s earliest gasoline-powered automobiles)

Siegfried Marcus
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Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 18th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Malchin, Germany
Died: July 1, 1898

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Wilhelm Raabe
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Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Eschershausen, Germany
Died: November 15, 1910

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Constantin Meunier
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Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Etterbeek, Belgium
Died: April 4, 1905

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Arsenio Martínez Campos
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Segovia, Spain
Died: September 23, 1900

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Frederic Harrison
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Listed In: Historians
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 14, 1923

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Alexandre Falguiere
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Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Toulouse, France
Died: April 19, 1900

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Albert Oppel
(Paleontologist)

Albert Oppel
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Listed In: Paleontologists
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Germany
Died: December 22, 1865