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 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

 3 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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 4 Bat Masterson

Bat Masterson
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Famous As: Journalist, Army Scout
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Henryville, Montérégie, Quebec, Canada East
Died: October 25, 1921
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 5 John Wesley Hardin

John Wesley Hardin
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Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Gunslinger
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bonham, Texas
Died: August 19, 1895

 6 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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 7 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
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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 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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 11 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

 12 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
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 13 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

 14 Hendrik Lorentz

Hendrik Lorentz
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Arnhem
Died: February 4, 1928
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 15 Frederick T. Gates

Frederick T. Gates
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Clergyman
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Maine, New York, United States
Died: February 6, 1929

 16 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
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 17 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

 18 Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar

Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tabriz, Iran
Died: January 3, 1907
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 19 Alphonse Bertillon

Alphonse Bertillon
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Famous As: Police Officer
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 13, 1914

 20 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
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 21 Errico Malatesta

Errico Malatesta
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Activist, Writer, Revolutionary, Journalist, Trade unionist, Anarchist
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santa Maria Capua Vetere
Died: July 22, 1932

 22 Tok Janggut

Tok Janggut
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Warrior
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Jeram, Malaysia
Died: June 25, 1915
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 23 Vladimir Solovyov

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

 24 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
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 25 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

 26 Frederick Bailey Deeming

Frederick Bailey Deeming
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Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ashby-de-la-Zouch, England
Died: May 23, 1892
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 27 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

 28 Carl Larsson

Carl Larsson
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: January 22, 1919
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 29 Sir Leander Starr Jameson, Baronet

Sir Leander Starr Jameson, Baronet
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Stranraer, Scotland
Died: November 26, 1917

 30 Kitasato Shibasaburo

Kitasato Shibasaburo
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oguni, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan
Died: June 13, 1931

 31 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

 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 Hans Christian Gram

Hans Christian Gram
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Famous As: Physician, Bacteriologist, University teacher, Scientist
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Copenhagen
Died: November 15, 1938

 34 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

 35 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

 36 Elihu Thomson

Elihu Thomson
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer, Inventor
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Manchester
Died: March 13, 1937

 37 Hector MacDonald

Hector MacDonald
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 4th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Black Isle, Scotland
Died: March 25, 1903

 38 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

 39 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

 40 Teresa Carreno

Teresa Carreno
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Famous As: Singer, Pianist, Composer
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Caracas
Died: June 12, 1917

 41 Hall Caine

Hall Caine
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Runcorn, United Kingdom
Died: August 31, 1931

 42 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

 43 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

 44 Philander C. Knox

Philander C. Knox
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brownsville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 12, 1921

 45 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

 46 Katharina Schratt

Katharina Schratt
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baden bei Wien, Austria
Died: April 17, 1940

 47 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

 48 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

 49 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

 50 Antonio Salandra

Antonio Salandra
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 13th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Troia, Apulia, Italy
Died: December 9, 1931