Famous People Born In 1849

Discover the most famous people born in 1849. The list includes people like Ivan Pavlov, Jacob Riis, August Strindberg, William Osler, Edmund Barton and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, diplomats, journalists and poets born in 1849. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France 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.

Vote for Your Favourite Person

 1 
Ivan Pavlov
(Physiologist)

Ivan Pavlov
4
Listed In: Psychologists
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ryazan, Russia
Died: February 27, 1936

Jacob Riis
3
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ribe
Died: May 26, 1914

 3 
Edmund Barton
(Prime Minister of Australia (1901-03))

Edmund Barton
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glebe, Australia
Died: January 7, 1920
Recommended Lists:

 4 
Big Nose Kate
(Prostitute)

Big Nose Kate
7
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nové Zámky, Slovakia
Died: November 2, 1940
Recommended Lists:

 5 

Édouard-Henri Avril
0
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Algiers [El Djazaïr], Algeria
Died: July 28, 1928

 6 
William Osler
(Physician)

William Osler
1
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
Died: December 29, 1919
Recommended Lists:

 7 
August Strindberg
(Father of Modern Swedish Literature)

August Strindberg
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: May 14, 1912
You May Like

 8 
Blanche Monnier
(Prisoner)

Blanche Monnier
4
Listed In: Socialites
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Poitiers, France
Died: October 13, 1913
Recommended Lists:

 9 
Doc Scurlock
(Cowboy)

Doc Scurlock
2
Listed In: War Criminals
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tallapoosa County, Alabama, United States
Died: July 25, 1929

 10 
Henry Clay Frick
(Industrialist)

Henry Clay Frick
2
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: West Overton, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 2, 1919
Recommended Lists:

 11 

Frances Hodgson Burnett
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cheetham, Manchester, England
Died: October 29, 1924

 12 
Seth Bullock
(Politician)

Seth Bullock
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 23rd July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Amherstburg, Canada
Died: September 23, 1919
Recommended Lists:

 13 
August von Mackensen
(Military Leader)

August von Mackensen
1
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Trossin, Germany
Died: November 8, 1945

 14 
Emma Lazarus
(Poet, Writer, Journalist)

Emma Lazarus
0
Listed In:
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City
Died: November 19, 1887
Recommended Lists:

 15 
Ida Straus
(Businessperson)

Ida Straus
0
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Worms, Germany Worms, Germany
Died: April 15, 1912

 16 
Felix Christian Klein
(Mathematician)

Felix Christian Klein
1
Listed In: Mathematicians
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Düsseldorf
Died: June 22, 1925
Recommended Lists:

 17 
William Ernest Henley
(English Poet Best Known for His Poem 'Invictus' (1875))

William Ernest Henley
1
Birthdate: 23rd August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gloucester, England
Died: July 11, 1903

 18 

James Whitcomb Riley
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Greenfield, Indiana, United States
Died: July 22, 1916
Recommended Lists:

 19 
Georg Luger
(Former designer of the famous Luger pistol and the 9×19mm Parabellum cartridge)

Georg Luger
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 6th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Steinach am Brenner, Tyrol, Austria
Died: December 22, 1923

 20 

Herbert von Bismarck
0
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: September 18, 1904
Recommended Lists:

 21 
George Washington Williams
(Soldier, Historian, Diplomat, Writer, Minister, Politician, Journalist)

George Washington Williams
1
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bedford
Died: August 2, 1891

 22 
Blind Tom Wiggins
(Music Performer)

Blind Tom Wiggins
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Harris County, Georgia, United States
Died: June 14, 1908
Recommended Lists:

 23 
Basil Zaharoff
(Arms dealer)

Basil Zaharoff
1
Listed In: Philanthropists
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mugla, Turkey
Died: November 27, 1936

 24 
Luther Burbank
(Horticulturist, Geneticist, Botanist, Gardener, Academic, Non-fiction writer)

Luther Burbank
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Santa Rosa
Died: April 11, 1926
Recommended Lists:

 25 
Sergei Witte
(1st Prime Minister of Russia)

Sergei Witte
1
Birthdate: 29th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: March 13, 1915

 26 
Alfred von Tirpitz
(Politician, Officer)

Alfred von Tirpitz
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kostrzyn nad Odrą
Died: March 6, 1930
Recommended Lists:

 27 
Henry Fielding Dickens
(Lawyer and Son of novelist Charles Dickens)

Henry Fielding Dickens
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: December 21, 1933

 28 
Saionji Kinmochi
(Prime Minister of Japan from 1906 to 1908 and from 1911 to 1912)

Saionji Kinmochi
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kyoto, Japan
Died: November 24, 1940
Recommended Lists:

 29 

Bernhard von Bülow
0
Birthdate: 3rd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Klein Flottbek, Hamburg, Germany
Died: October 28, 1929

 30 

Muhammad Abduh
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Lower Egypt, Egypt
Died: July 11, 1905

 31 
Paul Rée
(Writer)

Paul Rée
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bartelshagen, Germany
Died: October 28, 1901

Maria Theresa of Austria-Este
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brno, Czechia
Died: February 3, 1919

 33 
Benjamin Holt
(Inventor)

Benjamin Holt
0
Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Concord
Died: December 5, 1920

 34 

William Merritt Chase
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 1st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nineveh
Died: October 25, 1916

 35 

John Ambrose Fleming
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lancaster, England
Died: April 18, 1945

 36 
Horace Lamb
(Mathematician)

Horace Lamb
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, England
Died: December 4, 1934

 37 
Benjamin Godard
(Violinist)

Benjamin Godard
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 18th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 10, 1895

 38 

Ferdinand Georg Frobenius
0
Listed In: Mathematicians
Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
Died: August 3, 1917

Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vyšný Kubín, Slovakia
Died: November 8, 1921

 40 
Max Nordau
(Co-founder of World Zionist Organization)

Max Nordau
0
Listed In: Psychiatrists
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pest, Budapest, Hungary
Died: January 23, 1923

 41 

Charles F. Brush
0
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Euclid, Ohio, United States
Died: June 15, 1929

 42 
Oscar Hertwig
(Zoologist)

Oscar Hertwig
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Friedberg, Germany
Died: October 25, 1922

 43 
Friedrich von Bernhardi
(Military General)

Friedrich von Bernhardi
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: November 12, 1930

 44 
Michael Ancher
(Former realist artist)

Michael Ancher
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bornholm, Denmark
Died: September 19, 1927

 45 
Madam Yoko
(Politician)

Madam Yoko
0
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Sierra Leone
Died: 1906 AD

 46 

Sarah Orne Jewett
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: South Berwick, Maine, United States
Died: June 24, 1909

 47 
William Knox D'Arcy
(Entrepreneur)

William Knox D'Arcy
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Died: May 1, 1917

 48 

Jean Richepin
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Médéa, Algeria
Died: December 12, 1926

 49 

Lord Randolph Churchill
6
Birthdate: 13th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 24, 1895

 50 

Vera Zasulich
0
Listed In: Revolutionaries
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Gzhatsky Uyezd
Died: August 8, 1919