Famous People Born In 1848

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Discover the most famous people born in 1848. The list includes people like Wyatt Earp, Paul Gauguin, Raja Ravi Varma, Arthur Balfour, Hristo Botev and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, journalists, poets and philosophers born in 1848. This list includes people from France, United States, Germany & United Kingdom and many more countries.
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Wyatt Earp
(American Lawman and Gambler Best Known for His Involvement in the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral)
Wyatt Earp
22
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Monmouth, Illinois, United States
Died: January 13, 1929
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Paul Gauguin
(French Post-Impressionist Artist)
Paul Gauguin
10
Birthdate: 7th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 8, 1903
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Raja Ravi Varma
(One of the Greatest Painters in the History of Indian Art)
Raja Ravi Varma
12
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kilimanoor, Travancore, India
Died: October 2, 1906
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Lewis Howard Latimer
1
Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 11, 1928
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Belle Starr
(Outlaw)
Belle Starr
6
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Carthage, Missouri, United States
Died: February 3, 1889
Louis Comfort Tiffany
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: January 17, 1933
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Vilfredo Pareto
(Economist, Writer, Philosopher, Sociologist, University teacher)
Vilfredo Pareto
0
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris
Died: August 19, 1923
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Otto Lilienthal
(German Aeronautical Engineer Who Completed Successful Glider Flights for the First Time)
Otto Lilienthal
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Anklam, Germany
Died: August 10, 1896
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Gottlob Frege
(Philosopher)
Gottlob Frege
0
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wismar, Germany
Died: July 26, 1925
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Otto of Bavaria
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Munich Residenz, Munich, Germany
Died: October 11, 1916
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Hristo Botev
(One of the Heroes of the Bulgarian National Revolution and Poet)
Hristo Botev
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kalofer, Bulgaria
Died: June 1, 1876
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Thomas Lipton
(Merchant)
Thomas Lipton
1
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: October 2, 1931
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Robert I, Duke of Parma
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: November 16, 1907
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William Gilbert Grace
1
Listed In: Cricketers
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Downend, England
Died: October 23, 1915
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Hugo de Vries
(Botanist, Biologist, Geneticist, University teacher)
Hugo de Vries
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Haarlem
Died: May 21, 1935
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Matthew Webb
(Swimmer, Stunt performer)
Matthew Webb
0
Listed In: Swimmers
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dawley, England, United Kingdom
Died: July 24, 1883
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Carl Wernicke
(Anatomist, Physician, Neuroscientist, Psychiatrist, University teacher, Neurologist)
Carl Wernicke
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tarnowskie Góry
Died: June 15, 1905
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Victor Noir
(Journalist)
Victor Noir
2
Listed In: Journalists
Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Attigny, France
Died: January 11, 1870
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Augustus Saint-Gaudens
0
Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dublin
Died: August 3, 1907
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Joel Chandler Harris
1
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Eatonton, Georgia, United States
Died: July 3, 1908
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Rose La Touche
0
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Ireland
Died: May 25, 1875
 22 
Vasily Surikov
(Russian Realist History Painter)
Vasily Surikov
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Died: March 19, 1916
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William II of Württemberg
0
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stuttgart
Died: October 2, 1921
 24 
Edward Henry Harriman
(Railroad Executive)
Edward Henry Harriman
1
Birthdate: 20th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hempstead, New York, United States
Died: September 9, 1909
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Surendranath Banerjee
1
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: August 6, 1925
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Jules Bastien-Lepage
0
Birthdate: 1st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Damvillers, France
Died: December 10, 1884
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Octave Mirbeau
(Novelist)
Octave Mirbeau
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Trévières, France
Died: February 16, 1917
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Nathan Straus
(Merchant)
Nathan Straus
0
Listed In: Philanthropists
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Otterberg, Germany
Died: January 11, 1931
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Ioan Slavici
(Writer)
Ioan Slavici
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Siria, Transilvania, Romania
Died: August 17, 1925
 30 
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
(President of Brazil from 1902 to 1906)
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Guaratinguetá
Died: January 16, 1919
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Richard Jefferies
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 6th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: near Swindon, England
Died: August 14, 1887
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Henry Augustus Rowland
0
Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Honesdale, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 16, 1901
 33 
Redoshi
(Farmer)
Redoshi
0
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Benin
Died: 1937 AD
Helmuth von Moltke the Younger
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Parchim
Died: June 18, 1916
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Bamba Muller
(Known for a modern 'Cinderella')
Bamba Muller
0
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: September 18, 1887
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Vladimir de Pachmann
0
Listed In: Pianists
Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Odessa, Ukraine
Died: January 6, 1933
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William Harnett
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Clonakilty, Ireland
Died: October 29, 1892
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Gustave Caillebotte
0
Listed In: Realist Painters
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 21, 1894
Carlos, Duke of Madrid
1
Listed In: Noblemen
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Died: July 18, 1909
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Huang Zunxian
(Official)
Huang Zunxian
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 29th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mei County, Baoji, China
Died: March 28, 1905
Princess Marie Isabelle of Orleans
1
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: San Telmo Palace, Seville, Spain
Died: April 23, 1919
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Édouard Detaille
0
Birthdate: 5th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 23, 1912
 43 
Carl Stumpf
(Philosopher)
Carl Stumpf
1
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wiesentheid, Germany
Died: December 25, 1936
 44 
Nathanael Greene Herreshoff
(American Naval Architect, Mechanical Engineer, and Yacht Design Innovator)
Nathanael Greene Herreshoff
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
Died: June 2, 1938
 45 
Joris-Karl Huysmans
(Art critic, Novelist)
Joris-Karl Huysmans
0
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 12, 1907
 46 
Boris Stürmer
(Former 5th Prime Minister of Russia (February 1916 – November 1916))
Boris Stürmer
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Baykovo, Tver Governorate, Russia
Died: September 2, 1917
 47 
Albert Robida
(French Illustrator, Etcher, Lithographer, Caricaturist, and Novelist)
Albert Robida
0
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Compiègne, France
Died: October 11, 1926
 48 
Ulrich Wille
(Military leader)
Ulrich Wille
0
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: January 31, 1925
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Frank Duveneck
0
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Covington, Kentucky, United States
Died: January 3, 1919
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Randall Davidson
0
Listed In: Priests
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: May 25, 1930