Famous People Born In 1836

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

Discover the most famous people born in 1836. The list includes people like Jay Gould, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, Bret Harte, Isabella Beeton and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, artists, philosophers and novelists born in 1836. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, France and many more countries.
Vote for Your Favourite Person
 1 
Thomas Crapper
(Businessman)
Thomas Crapper
1
Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Waterside, Thorne, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 27, 1910
 2 
Ramakrishna Paramhamsa
(Spiritual & Religious Leader)
Ramakrishna Paramhamsa
9
Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kamarpukur, West Bengal, India
Died: August 16, 1886
 3 
Jay Gould
(Businessman)
Jay Gould
0
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Roxbury, New York
Died: December 2, 1892
Recommended Lists:
 4 
Winslow Homer
(Painter)
Winslow Homer
2
Listed In: Realist Painters
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 29, 1910
Recommended Lists:
 5 
Sakamoto Ryōma
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kōchi, Tosa Province, Japan
Died: December 10, 1867
 6 
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
(Mayor of Aldeburgh)
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
0
Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Whitechapel
Died: December 17, 1917
Recommended Lists:
 7 
Kalakaua
(Monarch)
Kalakaua
1
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 16th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Died: January 20, 1891
 8 
Wilhelm Steinitz
(Austrian-born American Chess Player and the First World Chess Champion)
Wilhelm Steinitz
1
Listed In: Chess Players
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: August 12, 1900
Recommended Lists:
 9 
Bret Harte
(Author & Poet)
Bret Harte
1
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Albany, New York, U.S.
Died: May 5, 1902
 10 
Lawrence Alma-Tadema
(One of the Most Popular Victorian Painters of 19th Century)
Lawrence Alma-Tadema
1
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dronrijp, Netherlands
Died: June 25, 1912
Recommended Lists:
 11 
Milton Bradley
(Publisher, Writer)
Milton Bradley
3
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Maine, United States
Died: May 30, 1911
 12 
Isabella Beeton
4
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London
Died: February 6, 1865
Recommended Lists:
 13 
W. S. Gilbert
(Dramatist)
W. S. Gilbert
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Southampton Street, London, England
Died: May 29, 1911
 14 
John Atkinson Grimshaw
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leeds
Died: October 13, 1893
Recommended Lists:
 15 
Léo Delibes
(Composer)
Léo Delibes
0
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: La La Flèche, France
Died: January 16, 1891
 16 
Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer
(One of the Most Important Figures in Spanish Literature and Most Read Writer After 'Miguel de Cervantes')
Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seville, Spain
Died: December 22, 1870
Recommended Lists:
 17 
Joseph Chamberlain
(Politician)
Joseph Chamberlain
0
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, United Kingdom
Died: July 2, 1914
 18 
Henry Campbell-Bannerman
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1905-08))
Henry Campbell-Bannerman
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: April 22, 1908
Recommended Lists:
 19 
Henri Fantin-Latour
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Died: August 25, 1904
 20 
Joseph Wheeler
(Military Commander)
Joseph Wheeler
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Died: January 25, 1906
Recommended Lists:
 21 
Shields Green
(Activist, Sailor)
Shields Green
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: South Carolina, United States
Died: December 16, 1859
 22 
James Tissot
(Painter)
James Tissot
0
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nantes, France
Died: August 8, 1902
Recommended Lists:
 23 
Hassan I of Morocco
(Sultan of Morocco)
Hassan I of Morocco
0
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Fes, Morocco
Died: June 9, 1894
Matsudaira Katamori
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Edo
Died: December 5, 1893
Recommended Lists:
 25 
Charles Goodnight
0
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Died: December 12, 1929
 26 
Princess Anna of Prussia
0
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: June 12, 1918
Recommended Lists:
 27 
Ernst von Bergmann
0
Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Riga, Latvia
Died: March 25, 1907
 28 
Walter Besant
(Novelist)
Walter Besant
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: June 9, 1901
Recommended Lists:
 29 
Máximo Gómez
(Dominican Major General During Cuba's Ten Years' War Against Spain)
Máximo Gómez
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 18th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baní, Dominican Republic
Died: June 17, 1905
 30 
Pauline von Metternich
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: August 28, 1921
 31 
Joseph Gurney Cannon
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 7th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Guilford County, North Carolina, United States
Died: November 12, 1926
 32 
Piet Cronjé
(South African Boer General During the Anglo-Boer Wars)
Piet Cronjé
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cape Colony, South Africa
Died: February 4, 1911
 33 
Nicholas of Japan
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 13th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Smolensk, Russia
Died: February 16, 1912
 34 
John W. Foster
(Politician)
John W. Foster
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Petersburg, Indiana, United States
Died: November 15, 1917
 35 
Ronglu
(Manchu Political and Military Leader of the Late Qing Dynasty)
Ronglu
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: China
Died: April 11, 1903
Francis II of the Two Sicilies
0
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: December 27, 1894
 37 
Charles Eastlake
(Architect)
Charles Eastlake
0
Listed In: Designers
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Plymouth, England
Died: November 20, 1906
Lord Frederick Cavendishdish
0
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Eastbourne, England, United Kingdom
Died: May 6, 1882
 39 
Tomioka Tessai
0
Listed In: Baroque Painters
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kyoto, Japan
Died: December 31, 1924
 40 
Sophia of Nassau
0
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Biebrich Palace, Wiesbaden, Germany
Died: December 30, 1913
 41 
Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
(Austrian Nobleman, Writer and Journalist Known for His Romantic Stories of Galician Life)
Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine
Died: March 9, 1895
 42 
Norman Lockyer
(British Scientist and Astronomer Known for Discovering the Gas Helium and Was the Founder of the Journal 'Nature')
Norman Lockyer
0
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rugby, Warwickshire, England
Died: August 16, 1920
 43 
Theodor Nöldeke
(German Scholar and Orientalist)
Theodor Nöldeke
0
Listed In: Anthropologists
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: December 25, 1930
Mendele Moykher Sforim
0
Birthdate: 2nd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kopyl, Russia
Died: December 8, 1917
 45 
Elihu Vedder
(Painter)
Elihu Vedder
0
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 29, 1923
 46 
Sarah Fuller
(Educator)
Sarah Fuller
0
Listed In: Educators
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Weston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 1, 1927
 47 
Washington Gladden
(American Congregational Pastor and Early Leader in the Social Gospel Movement)
Washington Gladden
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 2, 1918
 48 
Franz von Lenbach
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Schrobenhausen, Bavaria, Germany
Died: May 6, 1904
 49 
Inoue Kaoru
(Politician)
Inoue Kaoru
0
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yoshiki District, Yamaguchi
Died: September 1, 1915
 50 
Augustus D. Juilliard
0
Listed In: Philanthropists
Birthdate: 19th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: April 25, 1919