Famous People Born In 1839

Discover the most famous people born in 1839. The list includes people like John D. Rockefeller, Jamsetji Tata, Devil Anse Hatfield, Modest Mussorgsky, Henry George and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, artists, economists and geographers born in 1839. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom and many more countries.

John D. RockefellerJohn D. Rockefeller
8th July, American
Businessman
George Armstrong CusterGeorge Armstrong Custer
5th December, American
Military Officer

Jamsetji TataJamsetji Tata
3rd March, Indian
Father of Indian Industry

Paul CezannePaul Cezanne
19th January, French
French artist

Robert SmallsRobert Smalls
5th April, American
Politician

Modest MussorgskyModest Mussorgsky
21st March, Russian
Composer
Devil Anse HatfieldDevil Anse Hatfield
9th September, American
Patriarch of the Hatfield Clan

Henry GeorgeHenry George
2nd September, American
Economist, Politician, Writer

Charles Sanders PeirceCharles Sanders Peirce
10th September, American
Scientist, Philosopher
Laura Spelman RockefellerLaura Spelman Rockefeller
9th September, American
Philanthropist

Alfred SisleyAlfred Sisley
30th October, British
Impressionist Landscape Painter
George CadburyGeorge Cadbury
19th September, British
Businessman

Nikolay PrzhevalskyNikolay Przhevalsky
12th April, Russian
Geographer, Explorer

Carol I of RomaniaCarol I of Romania
20th April, German, Romanian
Monarch

Kate PeruginiKate Perugini
29th October, British
Painter

Josiah Willard GibbsJosiah Willard Gibbs
11th February, American
Scientist
Josephine CochraneJosephine Cochrane
8th March, American
inventor

Walter PaterWalter Pater
4th August, British
Essayist

Joaquim Maria Machado de AssisJoaquim Maria Machado de Assis
21st June, Brazilian
Brazilian novelist

YoshitoshiYoshitoshi
30th April, Japanese
Engraver, Painter, Poet
Sully PrudhommeSully Prudhomme
16th March, French
Poet, Writer, Essayist, Diarist

Thomas B. ReedThomas B. Reed
30th November
U.S. Representative
Thomas ReedThomas Reed
18th October, American
Politician, Lawyer

OuidaOuida
1st January, French, British
Novelist

William Erasmus DarwinWilliam Erasmus Darwin
27th December, British
Charles Darwin's son
Eugenio María de HostosEugenio María de Hostos
11th January, Puerto Rican
Educator

Takasugi ShinsakuTakasugi Shinsaku
27th September, Japanese
Samurai
Nikolai PrzhevalskyNikolai Przhevalsky
12th April, Russian
Geographer

Gustavus Franklin SwiftGustavus Franklin Swift
24th June, American
Business Executive

Nikolay BobrikovNikolay Bobrikov
27th January, Russian
Governor of Finland
Ivan Logginovich GoremykinIvan Logginovich Goremykin
8th November, Russian
Politician

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Floriano PeixotoFloriano Peixoto
30th April, Brazilian
Soldier, Politician
Emil ŠkodaEmil Škoda
18th November, Czech
Engineer

Josef RheinbergerJosef Rheinberger
17th March, German, Liechtensteiner
Organist

John Nevil MaskelyneJohn Nevil Maskelyne
22nd December, British
Magician

Samuel C. ArmstrongSamuel C. Armstrong
30th January, American
Soldier
John BallanceJohn Ballance
27th March, Irish, New Zealander
Prime minister of New Zealand
Carlo PellegriniCarlo Pellegrini
25th March, Italian
Artist

Pascual Cervera y TopetePascual Cervera y Topete
18th February, Spanish
Naval Officer

Georges LeclanchéGeorges Leclanché
9th October, French
Engineer

Ludwig MondLudwig Mond
7th March, German
Chemist
August KundtAugust Kundt
18th November, German
Physicist

Frank FurnessFrank Furness
12th November, American
Architect

Henry KendallHenry Kendall
18th April, Australian
Author

Théodule-Armand RibotThéodule-Armand Ribot
18th December, French
Psychologist

John Knowles PaineJohn Knowles Paine
9th January, American
Composer
Karl Alfred, knight von ZittelKarl Alfred, knight von Zittel
25th September, German
German paleontologist

John F. DrydenJohn F. Dryden
7th August, American
Founder
Francis GarnierFrancis Garnier
25th July, French
Explorer

Alfred HuttonAlfred Hutton
10th March, British
Military Officer

Antonio Starabba, Marchese di RudinìAntonio Starabba, Marchese di Rudinì
16th April, Italian
Statesman
Ali SuaviAli Suavi
8th December, Turkish
Political activist

Luigi PellouxLuigi Pelloux
1st March, Italian
Politician
Luigi CapuanaLuigi Capuana
28th May, Italian
Author

Gaston ParisGaston Paris
9th August, French
Writer

David MoffatDavid Moffat
22nd July, American
Financier

Ephraim ShayEphraim Shay
17th July, American
Merchant

Béni KállayBéni Kállay
22nd December, Hungarian
Statesman
Hilaire de ChardonnetHilaire de Chardonnet
1st May, French
Engineer

Carl HumannCarl Humann
4th January, German
Engineer

Addison Emery VerrillAddison Emery Verrill
9th February, American
Zoologist

Isaac K. FunkIsaac K. Funk
10th September, American
Lexicographer
John AitkenJohn Aitken
18th September, Scottish
Meteorologist

Frederic Ward PutnamFrederic Ward Putnam
16th April, American
Anthropologist
August W. EichlerAugust W. Eichler
22nd April, German
Botanist

Julius Friedrich CohnheimJulius Friedrich Cohnheim
20th July, German
Pathologist

Louis-Honoré FréchetteLouis-Honoré Fréchette
16th November, Canadian
Poet
Francisco Giner de Los RíosFrancisco Giner de Los Ríos
10th October, Spanish
Philosopher

Matthijs MarisMatthijs Maris
17th August, Dutch
Painter
Júlio DinisJúlio Dinis
14th November, Portuguese
Writer

Francis PlantéFrancis Planté
2nd March, French
Pianist

Ludwig AnzengruberLudwig Anzengruber
29th November, Austrian
Dramatist
James A. HerneJames A. Herne
1st February, American
Playwright

John McKenzieJohn McKenzie
6th November, New Zealander
Statesman
Panayotis PotagosPanayotis Potagos
30th November, Greek
Physician

Charles John SeghersCharles John Seghers
26th December, Belgian
Clergyman

Adolf DygasińskiAdolf Dygasiński
7th March, Polish
Novelist

Hannah Johnston BaileyHannah Johnston Bailey
5th July, American
Advocate
Louis Auguste SabatierLouis Auguste Sabatier
22nd October, French
Historian
Wilhelm KörnerWilhelm Körner
20th April, German
Chemist

Freda EhmannFreda Ehmann
30th November, German, American
Farmer

Helen Almira ShaferHelen Almira Shafer
23rd September, American
Mathematician

Nils Christoffer DunérNils Christoffer Dunér
21st May, Swedish
Astronomer
Joseph Albert Alexandre GlatignyJoseph Albert Alexandre Glatigny
21st May, French
Poet