Famous People Born In 1850

Discover the most famous people born in 1850. The list includes people like Robert Louis Stevenson, Guy de Maupassant, Kate Chopin, Samuel Gompers, Ella Wheeler Wilcox and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, novelists, journalists and political leaders born in 1850. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany 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.

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 1 Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Poet
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: December 3, 1894

 2 Edward Smith

Edward Smith.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Died: April 15, 1912
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 3 Pat Garrett

Pat Garrett.
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Famous As: Lawman
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chambers County, Alabama, United States
Died: February 29, 1908

 4 Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener

Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener.
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Field Marshal
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ballylongford, Ireland
Died: June 5, 1916
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 5 Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, England
Died: January 16, 1942

 6 Guy de Maupassant

Guy de Maupassant.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist & Short Story Writer
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: château de Miromesnil, France
Died: July 6, 1893
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 7 Ebenezer Howard

Ebenezer Howard
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Famous As: Urban planner
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 1, 1928
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 8 Marcelo H. del Pilar

Marcelo H. del Pilar.
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bulakan, Bulacan, Captaincy General of the Philippines
Died: July 4, 1896
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 9 Kate Chopin

Kate Chopin.
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St. Louis
Died: August 22, 1904

 10 Lafcadio Hearn

Lafcadio Hearn
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, University teacher, Poet, Literary critic, Children's writer
Birthdate: 27th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Greece
Died: September 26, 1904
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 11 Victoriano Huerta

Victoriano Huerta.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Mexico
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Agua Gorda, Mexico
Died: January 13, 1916

 12 Henry Cabot Lodge

Henry Cabot Lodge.
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Famous As: Former American Senator
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 9, 1924
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 13 Frances Xavier Cabrini

Frances Xavier Cabrini.
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Famous As: Nun
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sant'Angelo Lodigiano, Italy
Died: December 22, 1917

 14 Mihai Eminescu

Mihai Eminescu
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Botoșani, Romania
Died: June 15, 1889
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 15 Thomas Neill Cream

Thomas Neill Cream
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 27th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Glasgow
Died: November 15, 1892

 16 Oliver Heaviside

Oliver Heaviside
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Mathematician, Physicist, Engineer, Telegraphy
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Camden Town
Died: February 3, 1925
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 17 Eduard Bernstein

Eduard Bernstein
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Philosopher, Writer, Economist
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berlin
Died: December 18, 1932

 18 César Ritz

César Ritz
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Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Niederwald
Died: October 26, 1918
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 19 Bharatendu Harishchandra

Bharatendu Harishchandra
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Varanasi, India
Died: January 6, 1885

 20 Luigi Cadorna

Luigi Cadorna
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Verbania, Italy
Died: December 21, 1928
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 21 Hermann Ebbinghaus

Hermann Ebbinghaus
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Listed In: Psychologists
Famous As: Psychologist, Educationist, University teacher
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Barmen
Died: February 26, 1909

 22 Samuel Gompers

Samuel Gompers.
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Famous As: Labor leader, Cigar Maker
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: December 13, 1924
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 23 Daniel Chester French

Daniel Chester French
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Listed In: Sculptors
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Exeter
Died: October 7, 1931

 24 Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia

Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia
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Famous As: Navy officer
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg
Died: November 14, 1908
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 25 Edward Bellamy

Edward Bellamy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicopee, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 22, 1898

 26 Sofia Kovalevskaya

Sofia Kovalevskaya
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: February 10, 1891
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 27 John Collier

John Collier
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: painter, screenwriter
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London
Died: April 11, 1934

 28 Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet and Mystic Rosicrucian
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Janesville, Wisconsin, United States
Died: October 30, 1919
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 29 Karl Ferdinand Braun

Karl Ferdinand Braun.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: German Physicist & Inventor
Birthdate: 6th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fulda, Electorate of Hessen, Germany
Died: April 20, 1918

 30 Pierre Loti

Pierre Loti
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 14th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rochefort, France
Died: June 10, 1923

 31 Eugen Goldstein

Eugen Goldstein
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gliwice, Poland
Died: December 25, 1930

 32 Tomáš Masaryk

Tomáš Masaryk
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, President
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hodonín
Died: September 14, 1937

 33 Charles Richet

Charles Richet.
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Listed In: Physiologists
Famous As: Physiologist
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 4, 1935

 34 Eugene Field

Eugene Field
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: November 4, 1895

 35 Henry W. Grady

Henry W. Grady
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, USA
Died: December 23, 1889

 36 Orison Swett Marden

Orison Swett Marden.
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Famous As: Inspirational Author
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: New England
Died: 1924 AD

 37 Ian Maclaren

Ian Maclaren
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manningtree
Died: May 6, 1907

 38 Lawrence Hargrave

Lawrence Hargrave.
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Inventor & Explorer
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Greenwich
Died: July 14, 1915

 39 Pavel Axelrod

Pavel Axelrod
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 25th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chernigov Governorate, Russian Empire
Died: April 16, 1928

 40 William Morris Davis

William Morris Davis.
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Famous As: Geographer, Geologist, Meteorologist
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 5, 1934

 41 Champ Clark

Champ Clark
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, United States
Died: March 2, 1921

 42 James Stillman

James Stillman
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brownsville, Texas, United States
Died: March 15, 1918

 43 Grand Duke Nicholas Konstantinovich of Russia

Grand Duke Nicholas Konstantinovich of Russia
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 14th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: February 26, 1918

 44 Marie Julie Jahenny

Marie Julie Jahenny
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Famous As: The mystic of La Fraudais
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Blain, France
Died: March 4, 1941

 45 Mikhail Chigorin

Mikhail Chigorin
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Listed In: Chess Players
Famous As: Chess player
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gatchina
Died: January 25, 1908

 46 Henri Louis Le Chatelier

Henri Louis Le Chatelier
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 17, 1936

 47 Gungunhana

Gungunhana
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Gaza Province, Mozambique
Died: December 23, 1906

 48 Daniel Carter Beard

Daniel Carter Beard
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Famous As: Illustrator
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: June 11, 1941

 49 Sami Frashëri

Sami Frashëri
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frashër, Albania
Died: June 18, 1904

 50 Seth Low

Seth Low
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: September 17, 1916