Famous People Born In 1837

Discover the most famous people born in 1837. The list includes people like Grover Cleveland, J. P. Morgan, Wild Bill Hickok, Mary Harris Jones, Johannes van der Waals and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, physicists, soldiers and poets born in 1837. This list includes people from United States, France 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 Grover Cleveland

Grover Cleveland
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 22nd and 24th President of the United States
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Caldwell, New Jersey, United States
Died: June 24, 1908

 2 J. P. Morgan

J. P. Morgan
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Listed In: Bankers
Famous As: Financier
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: March 31, 1913

 3 Empress Elisabeth of Austria

Empress Elisabeth of Austria
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Famous As: Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: September 10, 1898
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 4 Wild Bill Hickok

Wild Bill Hickok
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Famous As: Gunfighter
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: LaSalle County, Illinois, United States
Died: August 2, 1876
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 5 Alois Hitler

Alois Hitler
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Adolf Hitler's Father
Birthdate: 7th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Döllersheim, Austria
Died: January 3, 1903

 6 Olive Oatman

Olive Oatman
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Famous As: White Girl Abducted By Native Americans
Birthdate: 7th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Illinois
Died: March 20, 1903
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 7 Paul Morphy

Paul Morphy
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Listed In: Chess Players
Famous As: Chess player
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: July 10, 1884
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 8 Robert Gould Shaw

Robert Gould Shaw
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Personnel
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died: July 18, 1863
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 9 Amelia Dyer

Amelia Dyer
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Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bristol
Died: June 11, 1897

 10 Tokugawa Yoshinobu

Tokugawa Yoshinobu
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Photographer, Shogun
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mito
Died: November 22, 1913
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 11 William C. Quantrill

William C. Quantrill
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Listed In: Terrorists
Famous As: Confederate guerrilla leader
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Canal Dover, Ohio, United States
Died: June 6, 1865

 12 Yohannes IV

Yohannes IV
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 11th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: May Beha, Tembien, Ethiopian Empire
Died: March 10, 1889
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 13 James Murray

James Murray
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Famous As: Lexicographer
Birthdate: 7th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Denholm, Scotland
Died: July 26, 1915

 14 Mary Harris Jones

Mary Harris Jones
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Labor and Community Organizer, Schoolteacher
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cork, Ireland
Died: November 30, 1930
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 15 George Dewey

George Dewey
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Montpelier, Vermont, United States
Died: January 16, 1917

 16 Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione

Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Countess
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: November 28, 1899
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 17 Dwight L. Moody

Dwight L. Moody
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Editor, Philosopher, Writer, Evangelist, Hymnwriter
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Northfield
Died: December 22, 1899

 18 Cosima Wagner

Cosima Wagner
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Composer, Writer, Director
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bellagio
Died: April 1, 1930
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 19 Algernon Charles Swinburne

Algernon Charles Swinburne
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London
Died: April 10, 1909

 20 William Henry Fitzhugh Lee

William Henry Fitzhugh Lee
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Arlington, Virginia, United States
Died: October 15, 1891
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 21 P. B. S. Pinchback

P. B. S. Pinchback
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, United States
Died: December 21, 1921

 22 Pedro V of Portugal

Pedro V of Portugal
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Necessidades Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
Died: November 11, 1861
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 23 Prince Philippe, Count of Flanders

Prince Philippe, Count of Flanders
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Castle of Laeken, Brussels, Belgium
Died: November 17, 1905

 24 Georges Ernest Boulanger

Georges Ernest Boulanger
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rennes, France
Died: September 30, 1891
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 25 Johannes van der Waals

Johannes van der Waals
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Theoretical Physicist
Birthdate: 23rd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leiden, Netherlands
Died: March 8, 1923

 26 Ion Creanga

Ion Creanga
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Târgu Neamț, Moldavia
Died: December 31, 1889
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 27 José Burgos

José Burgos
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vigan City, Philippines
Died: February 17, 1872

 28 Abraham Kuyper

Abraham Kuyper
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 29th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maassluis, Netherlands
Died: November 8, 1920
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 29 Vasil Levski

Vasil Levski
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Karlovo, Bulgaria
Died: February 18, 1873

 30 John Burroughs

John Burroughs
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Famous As: Naturalist
Birthdate: 3rd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Roxbury, New York, United States
Died: March 29, 1921

 31 John Newlands

John Newlands
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lambeth, London, England
Died: July 29, 1898

 32 Mark Hanna

Mark Hanna
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 24th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Lisbon, Ohio, United States
Died: February 15, 1904

 33 William Dean Howells

William Dean Howells
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Martins Ferry, Ohio, U.S.
Died: May 11, 1920

 34 Washington Roebling

Washington Roebling
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 21, 1926

 35 Thomas Moran

Thomas Moran
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Famous As: Explorer, Painter
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bolton
Died: August 25, 1926

 36 Ivan Kramskoi

Ivan Kramskoi
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: painter, art critic, artist
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Voronezh Oblast
Died: March 24, 1887

 37 Henry Martyn Robert

Henry Martyn Robert
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Robertville, South Carolina, United States
Died: May 11, 1923

 38 Ilia Chavchavadze

Ilia Chavchavadze
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kvareli, Georgia
Died: September 12, 1907

 39 Prince Albert of Prussia

Prince Albert of Prussia
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General field marshal
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: September 13, 1906

 40 Yap Ah Loy

Yap Ah Loy
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Famous As: Malaysian leader
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: China
Died: April 15, 1885

 41 Gabriel Dumont

Gabriel Dumont
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political figure
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Red River Settlement, Canada
Died: May 19, 1906

 42 Khama III

Khama III
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Famous As: Tribal Chief
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bechuanaland Protectorate
Died: February 21, 1923

 43 Nell Arthur

Nell Arthur
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Listed In: First Ladies
Famous As: Chester A. Arthur's wife
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Culpeper, Virginia, United States
Died: January 12, 1880

 44 Sadi Carnot

Sadi Carnot
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of France (1887-1894)
Birthdate: 11th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Limoges, France
Died: June 25, 1894

 45 Muteesa I of Buganda

Muteesa I of Buganda
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Mulago, Kampala, Uganda
Died: September 30, 1884

 46 Emil Waldteufel

Emil Waldteufel
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Pianist
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: February 12, 1915

 47 Itagaki Taisuke

Itagaki Taisuke
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tosa Domain, Japan
Died: July 16, 1919

 48 Charles Yerkes

Charles Yerkes
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Financier
Birthdate: 25th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 29, 1905

 49 Pierre Auguste Cot

Pierre Auguste Cot
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bédarieux
Died: August 2, 1883

 50 Stephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen

Stephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Krauchenwies, Sigmaringen, Germany
Died: July 17, 1859