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.

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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Calamity Jane
(American scout)

Calamity Jane
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Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Princeton, Missouri
Died: August 1, 1903

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Antoni Gaudí
(Architect)

Antoni Gaudí
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Birthdate: 25th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Reus
Died: June 10, 1926

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Emperor Meiji
(Emperor of Japan (1867-1912))

Emperor Meiji
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
Died: July 30, 1912
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John Harvey Kellogg
(Doctor, Inventor)

John Harvey Kellogg
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tyrone Township, Michigan, United States
Died: December 14, 1943
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Henri Becquerel
(Physicist, Discoverer of Radioactivity)

Henri Becquerel
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 15th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 25, 1908

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H. H. Asquith
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1908-1916))

H. H. Asquith
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Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Morley, England
Died: February 1, 1928
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Santiago Ramón y Cajal
(Father of Modern Neuroscience)

Santiago Ramón y Cajal
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Listed In: Neuroscientists
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Petilla de Aragón, Navarre, Spain
Died: October 18, 1934
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Charles Taze Russell
(Christian Restoration Minister)

Charles Taze Russell
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Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died: October 31, 1916
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Joseph Joffre
(Chief of Staff of the French Army (1911-16))

Joseph Joffre
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rivesaltes, France
Died: January 3, 1931

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William Ramsay
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Listed In: Chemists
Birthdate: 2nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: July 23, 1916
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Alice Liddell
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Birthdate: 4th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England, UK
Died: November 16, 1934

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Gojong of Korea
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Unhyeongung, Seoul, South Korea
Died: January 21, 1919
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William Stewart Halsted
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Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: September 7, 1922

 14 
Cap Anson
(Baseball Player)

Cap Anson
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Marshalltown, Iowa, United States
Died: April 14, 1922
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Henry Van Dyke
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: April 10, 1933

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Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf
(Austrian general who played a central role in World War I)

Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Penzing, Vienna, Austria
Died: August 25, 1925
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Makonnen Wolde Mikael
(Military leader)

Makonnen Wolde Mikael
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sheno, Shewa, Ethiopia
Died: March 21, 1906

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George Moore
(Irish novelist)

George Moore
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Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 21, 1933
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Francisco Tárrega
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Villarreal, Spain
Died: December 15, 1909

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Charles W. Fairbanks
(Vice President of the United States (1905-09))

Charles W. Fairbanks
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 11th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Union County, Ohio, United States
Died: June 4, 1918
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Ion Luca Caragiale
(Former playwright in Romanian language and literature, as well as one of its most important writers and a leading representative of local humour)

Ion Luca Caragiale
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: I. L. Caragiale, Romania
Died: June 9, 1912

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Albert A. Michelson
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Strzelno, Poland
Died: May 9, 1931
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Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff
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Listed In: Chemists
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Died: March 1, 1911

 24 
José Guadalupe Posada
(Caricaturist, Illustrator)

José Guadalupe Posada
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 2nd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Aguascalientes
Died: January 20, 1913
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Terauchi Masatake
(Military Officer)

Terauchi Masatake
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi, Japan
Died: November 3, 1919

 26 
Henri Moissan
(Chemist)

Henri Moissan
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris
Died: February 20, 1907
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Daniel De Leon
(Socialist)

Daniel De Leon
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Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Curaçao
Died: May 11, 1914

Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza
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Listed In: Explorers
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Castel Gandolfo, Italy
Died: September 14, 1905
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Herbert Beerbohm Tree
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kensington, England
Died: July 2, 1917

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Hermann Emil Fischer
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Listed In: Chemists
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Euskirchen, Germany
Died: July 15, 1919

 31 
Yamamoto Gonnohyōe
(Prime minister)

Yamamoto Gonnohyōe
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Listed In: Prime Ministers
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kagoshima, Japan
Died: December 8, 1933

 32 
Hipólito Yrigoyen
(Lawyer, Politician, Author)

Hipólito Yrigoyen
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Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Buenos Aires
Died: July 3, 1933

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Jan Ernst Matzeliger
(Patent inventor)

Jan Ernst Matzeliger
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Listed In: Inventors
Birthdate: 15th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paramaribo
Died: August 24, 1889

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Edmund Leighton
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London
Died: September 1, 1922

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George Henry White
(Politician, Lawyer)

George Henry White
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Birthdate: 18th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rosindale, North Carolina
Died: December 28, 1918

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Francisco Moreno
(Naturalist, Explorer, Anthropologist, Geographer)

Francisco Moreno
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Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: November 22, 1919

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Edwin Austin Abbey
(Illustrator)

Edwin Austin Abbey
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Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 1, 1911

 38 
Gertrude Käsebier
(Photographer)

Gertrude Käsebier
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Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Des Moines
Died: October 12, 1934

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I. L. Peretz
(Author)

I. L. Peretz
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Listed In: Playwrights
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Zamosc, Poland
Died: April 3, 1915

 40 
Arnold Toynbee
(Economist)

Arnold Toynbee
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Listed In: Economists
Birthdate: 23rd August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London
Died: March 9, 1883

Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman
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Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Randolph, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 13, 1930

Leonardo Torres y Quevedo
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Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Besaya Valley, Spain
Died: December 18, 1936

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Leopoldo Alas
(Novelist)

Leopoldo Alas
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Zamora, Spain
Died: June 13, 1901

 44 
Vera Figner
(Revolutionary)

Vera Figner
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kazan, Russia
Died: June 15, 1942

 45 
John French, 1st Earl of Ypres
(British Army Officer)

John French, 1st Earl of Ypres
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ripple, Kent
Died: May 22, 1925

 46 
Edward Bouchet
(physicist)

Edward Bouchet
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 15th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 28, 1918

 47 
Tewfik Pasha
(Khedive)

Tewfik Pasha
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: January 7, 1892

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John Neville Keynes
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Listed In: Economists
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Salisbury, United Kingdom
Died: November 15, 1949

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Alton B. Parker
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Listed In: Judges
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cortland, New York
Died: May 10, 1926

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Hans Vaihinger
(Philosopher)

Hans Vaihinger
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nehren, Germany
Died: December 18, 1933