Famous People Born In 1844

Discover the most famous people born in 1844. The list includes people like Friedrich Nietzsche, Mary Cassatt, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Bernadette Soubirous, Sarah Bernhardt and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, emperors & kings and lawyers born in 1844. This list includes people from United States, France, Germany & United Kingdom and many more countries.

Friedrich NietzscheFriedrich Nietzsche
15th October, German
Philosopher
Alexandra of DenmarkAlexandra of Denmark
1st December, British
Queen of Great Britain (1901-1910)

Karl BenzKarl Benz
25th November, German
Entrepreneur

Mehmed VMehmed V
2nd November, Turkish
Ottoman King

Bernadette SoubirousBernadette Soubirous
7th January, French
Saint

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
22nd October, French
Actress
Menelik IIMenelik II
17th August, Ethiopian
Emperor of Ethiopia

Louis RielLouis Riel
22nd October, Canadian
Politician

Nikolai RimskyNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
18th March, Russian
Composer
Mary CassattMary Cassatt
22nd May, American
Painter

Umberto I of ItalyUmberto I of Italy
14th March, Italian
King
Ludwig BoltzmannLudwig Boltzmann
20th February, Austrian
Physicist

Paul VerlainePaul Verlaine
30th March, French
Poet

Muhammad AhmadMuhammad Ahmad
12th August, Sudanese
Religious Leader

Anatole FranceAnatole France
16th April, French
Writer

Garret HobartGarret Hobart
3rd June, American
24th Vice President of the U.S.A
Thomas EakinsThomas Eakins
25th July, American
Painter

Andrew LangAndrew Lang
31st March, Scottish
Poet, Novelist, Literary Critic

Belly BoydBelle Boyd
9th May, American
Confederate Spy in the American Civil War

Ada CambridgeAda Cambridge
21st November, Australian
Australian-English writer
Henry J. HeinzHenry J. Heinz
11th October, American
Businessperson

Henri RousseauHenri Rousseau
21st May, French
Painter, Visual artist, Artist
Ilya RepinIlya Repin
24th July, Russian
painter, sculptor, essayist, artist,

Gerard Manley HopkinsGerard Manley Hopkins
28th July, British
Poet, Writer

Adam WorthAdam Worth
30th November, German
art thief
Constance KentConstance Kent
6th February, British
nurse

Elijah McCoyElijah McCoy
2nd May, Canadian
American-Canadian inventor
Joshua SlocumJoshua Slocum
20th February, Canadian
Seaman

Abdur Rahman KhanAbdur Rahman Khan
30th November, Afghan
politician

Edward CarpenterEdward Carpenter
29th August, British
Poet, Philosopher, Writer
Pablo de SarasatePablo de Sarasate
10th March, Spanish
Composer, Violinist

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G. Stanley HallG. Stanley Hall
1st February, American
Psychologist, Science writer
Anthony ComstockAnthony Comstock
7th March, American
Political writer

Karl LuegerKarl Lueger
24th October, Austrian
Politician, Lawyer

Harvey Washington WileyHarvey Washington Wiley
18th October, American
American chemist

Friedrich MiescherFriedrich Miescher
13th August, Swiss
Biologist, Biochemist, University teacher
Victorine MeurentVictorine Meurent
18th February, French
Painter, Art model
Friedrich RatzelFriedrich Ratzel
30th August, German
Biologist, Geopolitician, Geographer, Zoologist,

Robert BridgesRobert Bridges
23rd October, British
Poet

Charles-Marie WidorCharles-Marie Widor
21st February, French
Composer, Organist, Music arranger, Music

Adolphus GreelyAdolphus Greely
27th March, American
Army Officer
Julius WellhausenJulius Wellhausen
17th May, German
Theologian, Hebraist, Arabist, Biblical scholar,

Richard Theodore GreenerRichard Theodore Greener
30th January, American
Educator

Carl HagenbeckCarl Hagenbeck
10th June, German
Merchant

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps WardElizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
31st August, American
Author

Marie Spartali StillmanMarie Spartali Stillman
10th March, British
Painter, Model
Charles-Émile ReynaudCharles-Émile Reynaud
8th December, French
Draughtsperson, Photographer, Film director,

George W. De LongGeorge W. De Long
22nd August, American
Navy officer
Peter I of YugoslaviaPeter I of Yugoslavia
11th July, Serbian
King

Catherine BreshkovskyCatherine Breshkovsky
25th January, Russian
Political figure

Dankmar AdlerDankmar Adler
3rd July, American
Architect
Minna CanthMinna Canth
19th March, Finnish
Writer

Edward HarriganEdward Harrigan
26th October, Irish, American
Actor
Horace Harmon LurtonHorace Harmon Lurton
26th February, American
Judge

Adolf EnglerAdolf Engler
25th March, German, Polish
Botanist

Lujo BrentanoLujo Brentano
18th December, German
Economist

Wilbur Olin AtwaterWilbur Olin Atwater
3rd May, American
Chemist

Klas Pontus ArnoldsonKlas Pontus Arnoldson
27th October, Swedish
Politician, Journalist, Writer, Non-fiction writer
Robert StoutRobert Stout
28th September, New Zealander, Scottish
Prime minister

James Henry GreatheadJames Henry Greathead
6th August, British, South African
Civil Engineer

Wilhelm LeiblWilhelm Leibl
23rd October, German
Painter

Anna Lea MerrittAnna Lea Merritt
13th September, American
Artist
Philip WicksteedPhilip Wicksteed
25th October, British
Economist

Sheng XuanhuaiSheng Xuanhuai
4th November, Chinese
Official
Wu ChangshuoWu Changshuo
12th September, Chinese
Painter

Detlev von LiliencronDetlev von Liliencron
3rd June, German
Poet

May Wright SewallMay Wright Sewall
27th May, American
Reformer
Verney Lovett CameronVerney Lovett Cameron
1st July, British
Traveler

Camille LemonnierCamille Lemonnier
24th March, Belgian
Writer
Marcel-Auguste DieulafoyMarcel-Auguste Dieulafoy
3rd August, French
Archaeologist

Sir Patrick MansonSir Patrick Manson
3rd October, Scottish
Physician

Auguste Michel-LévyAuguste Michel-Lévy
7th August, French
Geologist
Numa DrozNuma Droz
27th January, Swiss
Politician

Gabriel MonodGabriel Monod
7th August, French
Historian
William Gilson FarlowWilliam Gilson Farlow
17th December, American
Botanist

Lauder BruntonLauder Brunton
14th March, Scottish
Physician

Herman SchaepmanHerman Schaepman
2nd March, Dutch
Priest

Antoine-Alfred MarcheAntoine-Alfred Marche
15th February, French
Naturalist
Sanford Ballard DoleSanford Ballard Dole
23rd April, American
Lawyer
Samuel BarnettSamuel Barnett
8th February, British
Canon

John Henry PattersonJohn Henry Patterson
13th December, American
Manufacturer

Andrew Coyle BradleyAndrew Coyle Bradley
12th February, American
Lawyer, Judge

George W. CableGeorge W. Cable
12th October, American
Novelist
Eduard Adolf StrasburgerEduard Adolf Strasburger
1st February, German, Polish
Professor

Arthur O'ShaughnessyArthur O'Shaughnessy
14th March, British
Poet

John HarebriJohn Harebri
16th May, British
Actor

Richard D'Oyly CarteRichard D'Oyly Carte
3rd May, British
Talent agent