Famous People Born In 1838

Discover the most famous people born in 1838. The list includes people like John Wilkes Booth, John Muir, Georges Bizet, Ernst Mach, Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include novelists, lawyers, political leaders and composers born in 1838. This list includes people from United States, France, 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 John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth
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Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Assassin of President Abraham Lincoln
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bel Air, Maryland, United States
Died: April 26, 1865

 2 John Muir

John Muir
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Naturalist
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dunbar
Died: December 24, 1914

 3 General Tom Thumb

General Tom Thumb
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Circus performer
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut
Died: July 15, 1883
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 4 Georges Bizet

Georges Bizet
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 25th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: June 3, 1875
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 5 Liliʻuokalani

Liliʻuokalani
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Famous As: Queen of the Hawaiian Islands (1891-93)
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Died: November 11, 1917

 6 Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Naihati, Kolkata
Died: April 8, 1894
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 7 Ernst Mach

Ernst Mach
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brno, Czech Republic
Died: February 19, 1916
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 8 Max Bruch

Max Bruch
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former Romantic Composer and Conductor recognized for his famous masterpiece Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: October 2, 1920
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 9 Dalip Singh

Dalip Singh
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Sikh maharaja
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan
Died: October 22, 1893

 10 James J. Hill

James J. Hill
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Famous As: Canadian-American railroad executive, Businessman
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Eramosa Township, Ontario, Upper Canada
Died: May 29, 1916
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 11 William Henry Perkin

William Henry Perkin
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: July 14, 1907

 12 Jan Matejko

Jan Matejko
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
Died: November 1, 1893
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 13 Henry Adams

Henry Adams
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: March 27, 1918

 14 Victoria Woodhull

Victoria Woodhull
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Homer, Ohio, United States
Died: June 9, 1927
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 15 Sir Henry Irving

Sir Henry Irving
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Keinton Mandeville, United Kingdom
Died: October 13, 1905

 16 Keshab Chunder Sen

Keshab Chunder Sen
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: January 8, 1884
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 17 Ferdinand von Zeppelin

Ferdinand von Zeppelin
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 8th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Died: March 8, 1917

 18 Jules Brunet

Jules Brunet
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Officer, Military personnel
Birthdate: 2nd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Belfort
Died: August 12, 1911
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 19 Henry Sidgwick

Henry Sidgwick
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Skipton, Yorkshire, England
Died: August 28, 1900

 20 Franz Brentano

Franz Brentano
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rhine Province
Died: March 17, 1917
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 21 John Hay

John Hay
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Famous As: Former United States Secretary of State
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salem, Indiana, United States
Died: July 1, 1905

 22 Émile Loubet

Émile Loubet
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of France from 1899 to 1906, 45th Prime Minister of France
Birthdate: 30th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Marsanne, France
Died: December 20, 1929
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 23 Octavia Hill

Octavia Hill
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Listed In: Social Reformers
Famous As: Social Reformer
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wisbech, England
Died: August 13, 1912

 24 Yamagata Aritomo

Yamagata Aritomo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hagi
Died: February 1, 1922
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 25 Margaret E. Knight

Margaret E. Knight
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor, notably of a machine to produce flat-bottomed paper bags
Birthdate: 14th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: York, Maine, United States
Died: October 12, 1914

 26 Anton Mauve

Anton Mauve
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Famous As: Former realist painter whose best-known paintings depict peasants working in the field
Birthdate: 18th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zaandam, Netherlands
Died: February 5, 1888
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 27 Léon Gambetta

Léon Gambetta
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former republican politician who proclaimed the French Third Republic in 1870 and played a prominent role in its early government
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cahors, France
Died: December 31, 1882

 28 Ernest Solvay

Ernest Solvay
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 16th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rebecq, Belgium
Died: May 26, 1922
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 29 Edwin Abbott Abbott

Edwin Abbott Abbott
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Famous As: Theologian, Science fiction writer, Teacher, Writer, Novelist
Birthdate: 20th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London
Died: October 12, 1926

 30 Henry Hobson Richardson

Henry Hobson Richardson
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. James Parish, Louisiana, United States
Died: April 27, 1886

 31 Camille Jordan

Camille Jordan
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician, Engineer, Professor
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lyon
Died: January 22, 1922

 32 Lawrence Sullivan Ross

Lawrence Sullivan Ross
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 27th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bentonsport, Iowa, United States
Died: January 3, 1898

 33 Okuma Shigenobu

Okuma Shigenobu
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saga
Died: January 10, 1922

 34 Vladimir Vasilyevich Markovnikov

Vladimir Vasilyevich Markovnikov
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Knyaginino, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Died: February 11, 1904

 35 August Šenoa

August Šenoa
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zagreb, Croatia
Died: December 13, 1881

 36 Cleveland Abbe

Cleveland Abbe
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Listed In: Meteorologists
Famous As: Meteorologist
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: October 28, 1916

 37 Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu

Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Khotyns'kyi district, Ukraine
Died: September 7, 1907

 38 Edward W. Morley

Edward W. Morley
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: February 24, 1923

 39 George William Hill

George William Hill
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: April 16, 1914

 40 Joseph F. Smith

Joseph F. Smith
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Far West, Missouri, United States
Died: November 19, 1918

 41 Rufus W. Peckham

Rufus W. Peckham
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Albany, New York, United States
Died: October 24, 1909

 42 Jules Méline

Jules Méline
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Remiremont, France
Died: December 20, 1925

 43 Adam Asnyk

Adam Asnyk
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kalisz, Poland
Died: August 2, 1897

 44 Margaret Elizabeth Sangster

Margaret Elizabeth Sangster
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York, United States
Died: June 3, 1912

 45 Tobias Michael Carel Asser

Tobias Michael Carel Asser
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Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amsterdam
Died: July 29, 1913

 46 Pierre-Marie-Alexis Millardet

Pierre-Marie-Alexis Millardet
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Listed In: Botanists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Monmerey-la-Ville, France
Died: December 15, 1902

 47 Manfred Mohr

Manfred Mohr
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Famous As: visual artist, algorithm artist
Birthdate: 8th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pforzheim

 48 Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam

Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 7th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Brieuc, France
Died: August 19, 1889

 49 Arthur von Auwers

Arthur von Auwers
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 12th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Göttingen, Germany
Died: January 24, 1915

 50 Jean-Paul Laurens

Jean-Paul Laurens
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fourquevaux, France
Died: March 23, 1921