Famous People Born In 1855

Discover the most famous people born in 1855. The list includes people like Eugene V. Debs, Robert M. La Follette, Sr., James S. Sherman, William Pitt (Architect), Andrew William Mellon and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, inventors, essayists and composers born in 1855. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom and many more countries.

Ned KellyNed Kelly
31st May, Australian
Bushranger
Eugene V. DebsEugene V. Debs
5th November, American
Union Leader

John BrowningJohn Browning
23rd January, American
Firearms Designer

James S. ShermanJames S. Sherman
24th October, American
27th Vice President of the U.S.A

Sarah E. GoodeSarah E. Goode
30th November, American
Inventor

Andrew MellonAndrew William Mellon
24th March, American
Industrialist, Philanthropist
Robert M. La Follette, Sr.Robert M. La Follette, Sr.
14th June, American
Leader

William Pitt (Architect)William Pitt (Architect)
4th June, Australian
Architect

Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and KinghorneClaude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
14th March, British
Politician
King Camp GilletteKing Camp Gillette
5th January, American
Businessman

Houston Stewart ChamberlainHouston Stewart Chamberlain
9th September, German, British
Racial theorist, Writer, Politician, Philosopher,
William MulhollandWilliam Mulholland
11th September, British
Civil engineer

Percival LowellPercival Lowell
13th March, American
Astronomer, Mathematician

Ferdinand TönniesFerdinand Tönnies
26th July, German
Sociologist

Inukai TsuyoshiInukai Tsuyoshi
4th June, Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister

Otto Liman von SandersOtto Liman von Sanders
17th February, German
Officer
Evelyn De MorganEvelyn De Morgan
30th August, British
Painter

William Friese-GreeneWilliam Friese-Greene
7th September, British
Photographer, Inventor

Paul DeschanelPaul Deschanel
13th February, Belgian, French
President

Olive SchreinerOlive Schreiner
24th March, South African
Writer
Marie CorelliMarie Corelli
1st May, British
Novelist

Josiah RoyceJosiah Royce
20th November, American
Philosopher, University teacher
Ernest ChaussonErnest Chausson
20th January, French
Conductor, Composer, Pianist

Cecilia BeauxCecilia Beaux
1st May, American
Painter

Isaac IsaacsIsaac Isaacs
6th June, Australian
Judge, Politician, Barrister
John Warne GatesJohn Warne Gates
18th May, American
Industrialist

Giovanni PascoliGiovanni Pascoli
31st December, Italian
Poet
Anatoly LyadovAnatoly Lyadov
12th May, Russian
Composer

Henry Cuyler BunnerHenry Cuyler Bunner
3rd August, American
Novelist

Edwin H. HallEdwin H. Hall
7th November, American
 
Sir Arthur Wing PineroSir Arthur Wing Pinero
30th November, British
 

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Hoke SmithHoke Smith
2nd September, American
Attorney
Vsevolod GarshinVsevolod Garshin
14th February, Russian
Author

Albert F. MummeryAlbert F. Mummery
10th September, British
Mountaineer

Ivan Vladimirovich MichurinIvan Vladimirovich Michurin
27th October, Russian
Plant biologist

Abd al-Rahman al-KawakibiAbd al-Rahman al-Kawakibi
30th November, Syrian
Religious scholar
Clinton Hart MerriamClinton Hart Merriam
5th December, American
Zoologist
John Hays HammondJohn Hays Hammond
31st March, American
Engineer

Clarence W. BarronClarence W. Barron
2nd July, American
Publisher

Emile VerhaerenEmile Verhaeren
21st May, French
Belgian poet

Tim HealyTim Healy
17th May, Irish
Politician
Arthur NikischArthur Nikisch
12th October, Hungarian
Conductor

Robert KoldeweyRobert Koldewey
10th September, German
Archaeologist

Walter Hines PageWalter Hines Page
15th August, American
Journalist

Komura JutarōKomura Jutarō
26th October, Japanese
Statesman

Alfred Cort HaddonAlfred Cort Haddon
24th May, British
Anthropologist
Georges RodenbachGeorges Rodenbach
16th July, Belgian
Poet

Alice Freeman PalmerAlice Freeman Palmer
21st February, American
Educator
C. V. BoysC. V. Boys
15th March, British
Physicist

Henry Nicholas RidleyHenry Nicholas Ridley
10th December, British
Botanist

George Arthur PlimptonGeorge Arthur Plimpton
13th July, American
Publisher
William Grenfell, 1st Baron DesboroughWilliam Grenfell, 1st Baron Desborough
30th October, British
Athlete

Franklin Henry GiddingsFranklin Henry Giddings
23rd March, American
Sociologist
Guido AdlerGuido Adler
1st November, Austrian
Musicologist

Josephine Jewell DodgeJosephine Jewell Dodge
11th February, American
Educator

Fannie Barrier WilliamsFannie Barrier Williams
12th February, American
Educator

Agnes RepplierAgnes Repplier
1st April, American
Essayist, Biographer

Edgar SaltusEdgar Saltus
8th October, American
Writer
Léon Teisserenc de BortLéon Teisserenc de Bort
5th November, French
Meteorologist

Walter Cunliffe, 1st Baron CunliffeWalter Cunliffe, 1st Baron Cunliffe
3rd December, British
Banker

Henry JacksonHenry Jackson
21st January, British
Naval Officer

Luigi Robecchi-BricchettiLuigi Robecchi-Bricchetti
21st May, Italian
Explorer
Alexandre DarracqAlexandre Darracq
10th November, French
Investor

Marie-Joseph LagrangeMarie-Joseph Lagrange
7th March, French
Priest
Jean Jules JusserandJean Jules Jusserand
18th February, French
Author

Cesário VerdeCesário Verde
25th February, Portuguese
Poet

Alexei PolivanovAlexei Polivanov
16th March, Russian
Political figure
George de Forest BrushGeorge de Forest Brush
28th September, American
Painter

Juan Zorrilla de San MartínJuan Zorrilla de San Martín
28th December, Uruguayan
Poet
Francis James GillenFrancis James Gillen
28th October, Australian
Anthropologist

Oskar von MillerOskar von Miller
12th May, German
Engineer

Alfred EwingAlfred Ewing
27th March, Scottish
Physicist
Inoue TetsujirōInoue Tetsujirō
1st February, Japanese
Philosopher

James AllenJames Allen
10th February, New Zealander
Politician
Jacobus van LooyJacobus van Looy
12th September, Dutch
Painter

Thomas ToutThomas Tout
28th September, British
Historian

Vladimir JochelsonVladimir Jochelson
26th January, Lithuanian, Russian
Ethnographer

Fernand CabrolFernand Cabrol
11th December, French
Theologian
Friedrich Johann Karl BeckeFriedrich Johann Karl Becke
31st December, Austrian
Mineralogist
Karl Ritter von GoebelKarl Ritter von Goebel
8th March, German
Botanist

Mary Cutler FairchildMary Cutler Fairchild
21st June, American
Librarian

Frederick Orpen BowerFrederick Orpen Bower
4th November, British
Botanist

Adolf FreyAdolf Frey
18th February, Swiss
Writer
Hermann CollitzHermann Collitz
4th February, German
Linguist

William Henry DinesWilliam Henry Dines
5th August, British
Meteorologist

James GayleyJames Gayley
11th October, American
Chemist

Katharina KlafskyKatharina Klafsky
19th September, Hungarian
Singer

Eduard Robert FlegelEduard Robert Flegel
13th October, German
Explorer
Theodore FinkTheodore Fink
3rd July, Australian
Politician

Friedrich BechtelFriedrich Bechtel
2nd February, German
Linguist