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.

Ivan PavlovIvan Pavlov
26th September, Russian
 
Henry Clay FrickHenry Clay Frick
19th December, American
Businessman

Édouard-Henri AvrilÉdouard-Henri Avril
21st May, French
Painter

Jacob RiisJacob Riis
3rd May, American
 

August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
22nd January, Swedish
Novelist

John William WaterhouseJohn William Waterhouse
6th April, British
Painter
August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
6th December, German
Military Leader

William OslerWilliam Osler
12th July, Canadian
Physician

Edmund BartonEdmund Barton
18th January, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia

Michael AncherMichael Ancher
9th June, Danish
Painter
William Thomas SteadWilliam Thomas Stead
5th July, British
Journalism

Felix Christian KleinFelix Christian Klein
25th April, German
Mathematician
Lord Randolph ChurchillLord Randolph Churchill
13th February, British
Politician

Frances Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett
24th November, British, American
Dramaturge, Writer, Playwright, Children's writer,

Emma LazarusEmma Lazarus
22nd July, American
Poet, Writer, Journalist
Mihai EminescuMihai Eminescu
20th December, Romanian
poet, prosaist, essayist, librarian

Sergei WitteSergei Witte
17th June, Georgian, Russian
politician
Alfred von TirpitzAlfred von Tirpitz
19th March, German
Politician, Officer

Luther BurbankLuther Burbank
7th March, American
Horticulturist, Geneticist, Botanist, Gardener,

Muhammad AbduhMuhammad Abduh
30th November, Egyptian
Jurist
James Whitcomb RileyJames Whitcomb Riley
7th October, American
Author

Basil ZaharoffBasil Zaharoff
6th October, French, Greek
Arms trader, Businessperson, Philanthropist
Bernhard von BülowBernhard von Bülow
3rd May, German
Politician, Diplomat

George Washington WilliamsGeorge Washington Williams
16th October, American
Soldier, Historian, Diplomat, Writer, Minister,

Herbert von BismarckHerbert von Bismarck
28th December, German
Politician, Diplomat

Sarah Orne JewettSarah Orne Jewett
3rd September, American
Novelist
William Merritt ChaseWilliam Merritt Chase
1st November, American
Painter
Benjamin HoltBenjamin Holt
1st January, American
Inventor

John Ambrose FlemingJohn Ambrose Fleming
29th November, British
Inventor, Physicist, Engineer, University teacher

Henry Fielding DickensHenry Fielding Dickens
16th January, British
Judge, Barrister, Lawyer

Georg LugerGeorg Luger
6th March, Austrian
Inventor, Entrepreneur
Nogi MaresukeNogi Maresuke
25th December, Japanese
Politician, Military personnel

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Vera ZasulichVera Zasulich
8th August, Russian
Writer

Max NordauMax Nordau
29th July, Hungarian
Sociologist, Physician, Journalist, Writer

Alfred KleinerAlfred Kleiner
24th April, Swiss
Physicist

Charles F. BrushCharles F. Brush
17th March, American
Engineer, Patent inventor, Entrepreneur
Saionji KinmochiSaionji Kinmochi
6th December, Japanese
Prime Minister, politician

Ferdinand Georg FrobeniusFerdinand Georg Frobenius
26th October, German
Mathematician, University teacher
Eva GonzalèsEva Gonzalès
19th April, French
Painter, Model

Saionji KimmochiSaionji Kimmochi
23rd October, Japanese
Prime minister of Japan

William Ernest HenleyWilliam Ernest Henley
23rd August, British
Poet
William Knox D'ArcyWilliam Knox D'Arcy
11th October, British
Entrepreneur