Famous People Born In 1853

Discover the most famous people born in 1853. The list includes people like Vincent van Gogh, Hendrik Lorentz, Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, Wilhelm Ostwald, Albrecht Kossel and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include physicists, mathematicians, political leaders and chemists born in 1853. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, Netherlands 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 Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zundert, Netherlands
Died: July 29, 1890

 2 Bat Masterson

Bat Masterson
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: Journalist, U.S. Army scout
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Henryville, Canada
Died: October 25, 1921

 3 Jose Marti

Jose Marti
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: May 19, 1895
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 4 John Wesley Hardin

John Wesley Hardin
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Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Gunfighter
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bonham, Texas, United States
Died: August 19, 1895
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 5 Cecil John Rhodes

Cecil John Rhodes
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Famous As: Former Prime Minister of the Cape Colony
Birthdate: 5th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Died: March 26, 1902

 6 Chulalongkorn

Chulalongkorn
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Siam (1868-1910)
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: October 23, 1910
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 7 Tad Lincoln

Tad Lincoln
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Son of Abraham Lincoln
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Springfield, Illinois, United States
Died: July 15, 1871
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 8 Lillie Langtry

Lillie Langtry
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jersey
Died: February 12, 1929
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 9 Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia

Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia
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Famous As: Duchess
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Alexander Palace, Tsarskoye Selo, St. Petersburg, Russia
Died: October 24, 1920

 10 Hendrik Lorentz

Hendrik Lorentz
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Arnhem, Netherlands
Died: February 4, 1928
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 11 Sarada Devi

Sarada Devi
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Listed In: Saints
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Joyrambati, Bengal, British India
Died: July 20, 1920

 12 Stanford White

Stanford White
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Architect, Painter
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City
Died: June 25, 1906
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 13 Alva Belmont

Alva Belmont
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Listed In: Sociologists
Famous As: socialite
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Died: January 26, 1933

 14 Hans Christian Gram

Hans Christian Gram
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Former bacteriologist noted for his development of the Gram stain
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 14, 1938
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 15 Wilhelm Ostwald

Wilhelm Ostwald
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Riga
Died: April 4, 1932

 16 Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Groningen, Netherlands
Died: February 21, 1926
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 17 Princess Thyra of Denmark

Princess Thyra of Denmark
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 29th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Yellow Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: February 26, 1933

 18 Teresa Carreno

Teresa Carreno
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Pianist an internationally renowned virtuoso pianist and was often referred to as the
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela
Died: June 12, 1917
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 19 Albrecht Kossel

Albrecht Kossel
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Listed In: Biochemists
Famous As: Biochemist
Birthdate: 16th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rostock, Germany
Died: July 5, 1927

 20 Vladimir Solovyov

Vladimir Solovyov
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: August 13, 1900
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 21 Aleksei Brusilov

Aleksei Brusilov
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Army General
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: March 17, 1926

 22 Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany

Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 7th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, United Kingdom
Died: March 28, 1884
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 23 Howard Pyle

Howard Pyle
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: American illustrator
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Died: November 9, 1911

 24 Errico Malatesta

Errico Malatesta
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Anarchist propagandist and revolutionary socialist
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Italy
Died: July 22, 1932
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 25 David Belasco

David Belasco
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Theatrical Producer
Birthdate: 25th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: May 14, 1931

 26 John Frank Stevens

John Frank Stevens
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: West Gardiner, Maine, United States
Died: June 2, 1943
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 27 Sophia Perovskaya

Sophia Perovskaya
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 15, 1881

 28 Alexius Meinong

Alexius Meinong
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria
Died: November 27, 1920
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 29 Ian Hamilton

Ian Hamilton
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Army General
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Corfu, Greece
Died: October 12, 1947

 30 Sam Hughes

Sam Hughes
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Province of Canada
Died: August 23, 1921

 31 William Henry Moody

William Henry Moody
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 23rd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newbury, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 2, 1917

 32 Ferdinand Hodler

Ferdinand Hodler
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bern, Switzerland
Died: May 19, 1918

 33 Charles Howard Hinton

Charles Howard Hinton
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician, writer, science fiction writer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: England
Died: April 30, 1907

 34 Pierre Paul Emile Roux

Pierre Paul Emile Roux
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Confolens (Charente), France
Died: November 3, 1933

 35 José Santos Zelaya

José Santos Zelaya
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: 1st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Managua, Nicaragua
Died: May 17, 1919

 36 Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro

Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lugo
Died: August 6, 1925

 37 Hussein bin Ali Sharif of Mecca

Hussein bin Ali Sharif of Mecca
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey
Died: June 4, 1931

 38 Vladimir Shukhov

Vladimir Shukhov
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Famous As: photographer, architect, civil engineer, engineer
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Grayvoron
Died: February 2, 1939

 39 Vladimir Korolenko

Vladimir Korolenko
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 27th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Zhytomyr, Ukraine
Died: December 25, 1921

 40 Adolf Furtwängler

Adolf Furtwängler
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Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Died: October 10, 1907

 41 Pierre Marie

Pierre Marie
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Listed In: Neurologists
Famous As: Neurologist
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 13, 1940

 42 Frank Dicksee

Frank Dicksee
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter, Illustrator
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London
Died: October 17, 1928

 43 Thomas Shaughnessy, 1st Baron Shaughnessy

Thomas Shaughnessy, 1st Baron Shaughnessy
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Famous As: Railway administrator
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Died: December 10, 1923

 44 Antonio Maura

Antonio Maura
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Palma, Spain
Died: December 13, 1925

 45 Fred Spofforth

Fred Spofforth
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Listed In: Cricketers
Famous As: Former finest cricket pace bowler of the nineteenth century
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Balmain, Australia
Died: June 4, 1926

 46 Hermann Wissmann

Hermann Wissmann
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Frankfurt an der Oder, Germany
Died: June 15, 1905

 47 Henri-Alexandre Deslandres

Henri-Alexandre Deslandres
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 24th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 15, 1948

 48 Alfred Sharpe

Alfred Sharpe
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Commissioner
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lancaster, England
Died: December 10, 1935

 49 Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein

Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prince of Liechtenstein
Birthdate: 28th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Castle Liechtenstein, Maria Enzersdorf, Austria
Died: July 25, 1938

 50 Sir Flinders Petrie

Sir Flinders Petrie
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Listed In: Archaeologists
Famous As: Egyptologist
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: July 28, 1942