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)

Bernadette SoubirousBernadette Soubirous
7th January, French
Saint

Louis RielLouis Riel
22nd October, Canadian
Politician

Mehmed VMehmed V
2nd November, Turkish
Ottoman King

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

Nikolai RimskyNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
18th March, Russian
Composer

Ludwig BoltzmannLudwig Boltzmann
20th February, Austrian
Physicist
Karl BenzKarl Benz
25th November, German
Entrepreneur

Umberto I of ItalyUmberto I of Italy
14th March, Italian
King
Mary CassattMary Cassatt
22nd May, American
Painter

Paul VerlainePaul Verlaine
30th March, French
Poet

Muhammad AhmadMuhammad Ahmad
12th August, Sudanese
Religious Leader

Garret HobartGarret Hobart
3rd June, American
24th Vice President of the U.S.A

Anatole FranceAnatole France
16th April, French
Writer
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
Elijah McCoyElijah McCoy
2nd May, Canadian
American-Canadian inventor

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,

Peter I of YugoslaviaPeter I of Yugoslavia
11th July, Serbian
King
Gerard Manley HopkinsGerard Manley Hopkins
28th July, British
Poet, Writer

Jenny LonguetJenny Longuet
1st May, French
Journalist
Adam WorthAdam Worth
30th November, German
art thief

Abdur Rahman KhanAbdur Rahman Khan
30th November, Afghan
Emir of Afghanistan

Sanford Ballard DoleSanford Ballard Dole
23rd April, American
Lawyer
Constance KentConstance Kent
6th February, British
nurse

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

Joshua SlocumJoshua Slocum
20th February, Canadian
Seaman

Anthony ComstockAnthony Comstock
7th March, American
Political writer

G. Stanley HallG. Stanley Hall
1st February, American
Psychologist, Science writer
Sarah WinnemuccaSarah Winnemucca
30th November, American
Writer
Karl LuegerKarl Lueger
24th October, Austrian
Politician, Lawyer

Friedrich MiescherFriedrich Miescher
13th August, Swiss
Biologist, Biochemist, University teacher

Richard Theodore GreenerRichard Theodore Greener
30th January, American
Educator

Friedrich RatzelFriedrich Ratzel
30th August, German
Biologist, Geopolitician, Geographer, Zoologist,
Victorine MeurentVictorine Meurent
18th February, French
Painter, Art model

Minna CanthMinna Canth
19th March, Finnish
Writer

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

Robert BridgesRobert Bridges
23rd October, British
Poet

Charles-Marie WidorCharles-Marie Widor
21st February, French
Composer, Organist, Music arranger, Music
Richard D'Oyly CarteRichard D'Oyly Carte
3rd May, British
Talent agent

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

Edouard DrumontEdouard Drumont
3rd May, French
Journalist

Marie Spartali StillmanMarie Spartali Stillman
10th March, British
Painter, Model
John Henry PattersonJohn Henry Patterson
13th December, American
Industrialist

Prince Ferdinand, Duke of AlençonPrince Ferdinand, Duke of Alençon
12th July, French
Prince
Carl HagenbeckCarl Hagenbeck
10th June, German
Merchant

George W. De LongGeorge W. De Long
22nd August, American
Navy officer

George W. CableGeorge W. Cable
12th October, American
Novelist

Charles-Émile ReynaudCharles-Émile Reynaud
8th December, French
Draughtsperson, Photographer, Film director,

Arthur O'ShaughnessyArthur O'Shaughnessy
14th March, British
Poet
Catherine BreshkovskyCatherine Breshkovsky
25th January, Russian
Political figure

Sir Patrick MansonSir Patrick Manson
3rd October, Scottish
Physician

Dankmar AdlerDankmar Adler
3rd July, American
Architect

Eduard Adolf StrasburgerEduard Adolf Strasburger
1st February, German, Polish
Professor
Wilbur Olin AtwaterWilbur Olin Atwater
3rd May, American
Chemist

James Henry GreatheadJames Henry Greathead
6th August, British, South African
Civil Engineer
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps WardElizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
31st August, American
Author

Horace Harmon LurtonHorace Harmon Lurton
26th February, American
Judge

Wilhelm LeiblWilhelm Leibl
23rd October, German
Painter
Edward HarriganEdward Harrigan
26th October, Irish, American
Actor

Manuel González PradaManuel González Prada
5th January, Peruvian
Politician
Philip WicksteedPhilip Wicksteed
25th October, British
Economist

Adolf EnglerAdolf Engler
25th March, German, Polish
Botanist

Samuel BarnettSamuel Barnett
8th February, British
Canon
Lujo BrentanoLujo Brentano
18th December, German
Economist

Robert StoutRobert Stout
28th September, New Zealander, Scottish
Prime minister
Anna Lea MerrittAnna Lea Merritt
13th September, American
Artist

Wu ChangshuoWu Changshuo
12th September, Chinese
Painter

Sheng XuanhuaiSheng Xuanhuai
4th November, Chinese
Official

May Wright SewallMay Wright Sewall
27th May, American
Reformer
Marcel-Auguste DieulafoyMarcel-Auguste Dieulafoy
3rd August, French
Archaeologist
Verney Lovett CameronVerney Lovett Cameron
1st July, British
Traveler

Klas Pontus ArnoldsonKlas Pontus Arnoldson
27th October, Swedish
Politician, Journalist, Writer, Non-fiction writer

John HarebriJohn Harebri
16th May, British
Actor

Detlev von LiliencronDetlev von Liliencron
3rd June, German
Poet
Camille LemonnierCamille Lemonnier
24th March, Belgian
Writer

Gabriel MonodGabriel Monod
7th August, French
Historian

Lauder BruntonLauder Brunton
14th March, Scottish
Physician

Auguste Michel-LévyAuguste Michel-Lévy
7th August, French
Geologist

Herman SchaepmanHerman Schaepman
2nd March, Dutch
Priest
Antoine-Alfred MarcheAntoine-Alfred Marche
15th February, French
Naturalist

Numa DrozNuma Droz
27th January, Swiss
Politician
William Gilson FarlowWilliam Gilson Farlow
17th December, American
Botanist

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