Famous People Born In 1852

Discover the most famous people born in 1852. The list includes people like Calamity Jane, H. H. Asquith, Henri Becquerel, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Joseph Joffre and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include physicists, political leaders, chemists and lawyers born in 1852. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France and many more countries.

Calamity JaneCalamity Jane
1st May, American
American scout
Emperor MeijiEmperor Meiji
3rd November, Japanese
Emperor of Japan

Antoni GaudíAntoni Gaudí
25th June, Spanish
Architect

John Harvey KelloggJohn Harvey Kellogg
26th February, American
Doctor, Inventor

H. H. AsquithH. H. Asquith
12th September, British
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Charles Taze RussellCharles Taze Russell
16th February, American
Christian Restoration Minister
Charles W. FairbanksCharles W. Fairbanks
11th May, American
Former American senator

Henri BecquerelHenri Becquerel
15th December, French
Physicist, Discoverer of Radioactivity

Santiago Ramón y CajalSantiago Ramón y Cajal
1st May, Spanish
Father of Modern Neuroscience
Joseph JoffreJoseph Joffre
12th January, French
French general

John French, 1st Earl of YpresJohn French, 1st Earl of Ypres
28th September, British
British Army Officer
William RamsayWilliam Ramsay
2nd October, British
Chemist

George MooreGeorge Moore
24th February, Irish
Irish novelist

Henri MoissanHenri Moissan
28th September, French
Chemist

Hermann Emil FischerHermann Emil Fischer
9th October, German
Chemist

Henry Van DykeHenry Van Dyke
10th November, American
Writer
Albert Abraham MichelsonAlbert A. Michelson
19th December, American
Physicist

Francisco MorenoFrancisco Moreno
31st May, Argentinian
Naturalist, Explorer, Anthropologist, Geographer

Gojong of KoreaGojong of Korea
8th September, South Korean
King

Alice LiddellAlice Liddell
4th May, British
Artist
José Guadalupe PosadaJosé Guadalupe Posada
2nd February, Mexican
Caricaturist, Illustrator

William Stewart HalstedWilliam Stewart Halsted
23rd September, American
Surgeon
Francisco TárregaFrancisco Tárrega
21st November, Spanish
Guitarist, Composer, Classical guitarist, Pianist

Edmund LeightonEdmund Leighton
21st September, British
Painter

Cap AnsonCap Anson
17th April, American
Baseball Player
Franz Graf Conrad von HötzendorfFranz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf
11th November, Austrian, German
Austrian general

Ion Luca CaragialeIon Luca Caragiale
1st February, Romanian
linguist, poet, writer, journalist, playwright
Augusta, Lady GregoryAugusta, Lady Gregory
15th March, Northern Irish
Dramatist

Tewfik PashaTewfik Pasha
15th November, Egyptian
Khedive

Jacobus Henricus van 't HoffJacobus Henricus van 't Hoff
30th August, Dutch
Chemist
Alton B. ParkerAlton B. Parker
14th May, American
Judge

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Hipólito IrigoyenHipólito Irigoyen
12th July, Argentinian
President
Hipólito YrigoyenHipólito Yrigoyen
12th July, Argentinian
Lawyer, Politician, Author

Daniel De LeonDaniel De Leon
14th December, American
Socialist

Charles Villiers StanfordCharles Villiers Stanford
30th September, Irish
Composer

Arnold ToynbeeArnold Toynbee
23rd August, British
Economist
Terauchi MasatakeTerauchi Masatake
5th February, Japanese
Military Officer
Herbert Beerbohm TreeHerbert Beerbohm Tree
17th December, British
Actor

Pierre Savorgnan de BrazzaPierre Savorgnan de Brazza
26th January, French, Italian
Explorer

Yamamoto GonnohyōeYamamoto Gonnohyōe
26th November, Japanese
Prime minister

Jan Ernst MatzeligerJan Ernst Matzeliger
15th September, American
Patent inventor
John Neville KeynesJohn Neville Keynes
31st August, British
Economist

Gertrude KäsebierGertrude Käsebier
18th May, American
Photographer

Vera FignerVera Figner
1st July, Russian
Revolutionary

Edward Alexander BouchetEdward Alexander Bouchet
30th November
Educator

Kodama GentarōKodama Gentarō
16th March, Japanese
Japanese statesman
Mary Eleanor Wilkins FreemanMary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman
31st October, American
Author

Edwin MarkhamEdwin Markham
23rd April, American
Poet
George Henry WhiteGeorge Henry White
18th December, American
Politician, Lawyer

I. L. PeretzI. L. Peretz
18th May, Polish
Author

Edwin Austin AbbeyEdwin Austin Abbey
1st April, American
Illustrator
Paul BourgetPaul Bourget
2nd September, French
Novelist

William O'BrienWilliam O'Brien
2nd October, Irish
Journalist
Charles LanrezacCharles Lanrezac
30th July, French
French general

Victor AdlerVictor Adler
24th June, Austrian
Politician

Leonardo Torres y QuevedoLeonardo Torres y Quevedo
28th December, Spanish
Engineer

John Henry PoyntingJohn Henry Poynting
9th September, British
Physicist, University teacher

Hans VaihingerHans Vaihinger
25th September, German
Philosopher
Friedrich von HügelFriedrich von Hügel
5th May, Austrian
Writer

Constantin FehrenbachConstantin Fehrenbach
11th January, German
Politician

Friedrich LoefflerFriedrich Loeffler
24th June, German
Bacteriologist

C. Lloyd MorganC. Lloyd Morgan
6th February, British
Psychologist
Leopoldo AlasLeopoldo Alas
25th April, Spanish
Novelist

Pietro GasparriPietro Gasparri
5th May, Italian
Diplomat
Lin ShuLin Shu
8th November, Chinese
Translator

Grace KingGrace King
29th February, American
author

Alfred von Kiderlen-WaechterAlfred von Kiderlen-Waechter
10th July, German
Diplomat
Harvey EllisHarvey Ellis
17th October, American
Architect

Brander MatthewsBrander Matthews
21st February, American
Writer
John Louis Emil DreyerJohn Louis Emil Dreyer
13th February, Danish, British
Astronomer

Frederic Hymen CowenFrederic Hymen Cowen
29th January, British
Pianist

Raoul PugnoRaoul Pugno
23rd June, French
Composer
Abdülhak Hâmid TarhanAbdülhak Hâmid Tarhan
2nd January, Turkish
Playwright

James Theodore BentJames Theodore Bent
30th March, British
Explorer
William WillcocksWilliam Willcocks
27th September, British
Engineer

Rafael JoseffyRafael Joseffy
3rd July, Hungarian
Pianist

Watson CheyneWatson Cheyne
14th December, Scottish
Surgeon

Paul Henri Balluet d'Estournelles de ConstantPaul Henri Balluet d'Estournelles de Constant
22nd November, French
Diplomat
Philipp ForchheimerPhilipp Forchheimer
7th August, Austrian
Engineer
Hermann von SodenHermann von Soden
16th August
German biblical scholar

Thomas PriceThomas Price
19th January, Australian
Statesman

Takamura KōunTakamura Kōun
8th March, Japanese
Sculptor

William PoelWilliam Poel
22nd July, British
Actor
John Bach McMasterJohn Bach McMaster
29th June, American
Historian

Belle Harris BennettBelle Harris Bennett
3rd December, American
Church worker

Opie ReadOpie Read
22nd December, American
Journalist

Robert KidstonRobert Kidston
29th June, Scottish
Botanist

Zilpha Drew SmithZilpha Drew Smith
30th November, American
Social worker