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.

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 John Browning

John Browning
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Firearms Designer
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ogden, Utah, United States
Died: November 26, 1926

 2 Eugene V. Debs

Eugene V. Debs
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Famous As: Union Leader
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Terre Haute
Died: October 20, 1926

 3 Andrew William Mellon

Andrew William Mellon
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialist, Philanthropist
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 27, 1937
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 4 Sarah E. Goode

Sarah E. Goode
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States
Died: April 8, 1905
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 5 Robert M. La Follette, Sr.

Robert M. La Follette, Sr.
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Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Primrose
Died: June 18, 1925

 6 Houston Stewart Chamberlain

Houston Stewart Chamberlain
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Southsea, Portsmouth,, England
Died: January 9, 1927
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 7 Percival Lowell

Percival Lowell
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer, Mathematician
Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boston
Died: November 12, 1916
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 8 Olive Schreiner

Olive Schreiner
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lesotho
Died: December 11, 1920
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 9 Inukai Tsuyoshi

Inukai Tsuyoshi
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Listed In: Prime Ministers
Famous As: Politician, Prime Minister
Birthdate: 4th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Okayama, Japan
Died: May 15, 1932

 10 Evelyn De Morgan

Evelyn De Morgan
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London
Died: May 2, 1919
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 11 Robert de Montesquiou

Robert de Montesquiou
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 11, 1921

 12 Ernest Chausson

Ernest Chausson
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: June 10, 1899
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 13 William Mulholland

William Mulholland
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Belfast, Ireland, United Kingdom
Died: July 22, 1935

 14 Jakub Schikaneder

Jakub Schikaneder
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Prague, Czec Republic
Died: November 15, 1924
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 15 Alexandre Darracq

Alexandre Darracq
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Investor
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bordeaux, France
Died: November 2, 1931

 16 Edwin H. Hall

Edwin H. Hall
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Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 7th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: United States
Died: November 20, 1938
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 17 William Grenfell, 1st Baron Desborough

William Grenfell, 1st Baron Desborough
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 9, 1945

 18 Walter Hines Page

Walter Hines Page
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cary, North Carolina, United States
Died: December 21, 1918
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 19 Clinton Hart Merriam

Clinton Hart Merriam
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Famous As: Zoologist
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: March 19, 1942

 20 Alice Freeman Palmer

Alice Freeman Palmer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Colesville, New York, United States
Died: December 6, 1902
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 21 Georges Rodenbach

Georges Rodenbach
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 16th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tournai, Belgium
Died: December 25, 1898

 22 Hoke Smith

Hoke Smith
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Attorney
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newton, North Carolina, United States
Died: November 27, 1931
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 23 Chief Mkwawa

Chief Mkwawa
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Iringa Region, Tanzania
Died: July 19, 1898

 24 Clarence W. Barron

Clarence W. Barron
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 2, 1928
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 25 Marie-Joseph Lagrange

Marie-Joseph Lagrange
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bourg-en-Bresse, France
Died: March 10, 1938

 26 Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 7, 1944
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 27 Léon Teisserenc de Bort

Léon Teisserenc de Bort
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Listed In: Meteorologists
Famous As: Meteorologist
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 2, 1913

 28 Joseph Wright

Joseph Wright
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Famous As: Philologist, Linguist
Birthdate: 31st October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Idle, Bradford, United Kingdom
Died: February 27, 1930
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 29 August Spies

August Spies
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Listed In: Editors
Famous As: Editor
Birthdate: 10th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Landecker Berg, Schenklengsfeld, Germany
Died: November 11, 1887

 30 Juan Zorrilla de San Martín

Juan Zorrilla de San Martín
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died: November 3, 1931

 31 Agnes Repplier

Agnes Repplier
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Essayist, Biographer
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: November 15, 1950

 32 Emile Verhaeren

Emile Verhaeren
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Belgian poet
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sint-Amands
Died: November 27, 1916

 33 Friedrich Ferdinand, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein

Friedrich Ferdinand, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princes
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kiel, Germany
Died: January 21, 1934

 34 Jacques Damala

Jacques Damala
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Piraeus, Greece
Died: August 18, 1889

 35 Alfred Ewing

Alfred Ewing
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
Died: January 7, 1935

 36 Inoue Tetsujirō

Inoue Tetsujirō
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Buzen, Japan
Died: December 7, 1944

 37 Thomas Tout

Thomas Tout
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Listed In: Historians
Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 23, 1929

 38 William Pitt (Architect)

William Pitt (Architect)
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 4th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria
Died: May 25, 1918

 39 Johann Otto Hoch

Johann Otto Hoch
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Listed In: Serial Killers
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Horrweiler, Germany
Died: February 23, 1906

 40 Mary Cutler Fairchild

Mary Cutler Fairchild
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Librarian
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dalton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 20, 1921

 41 William Henry Dines

William Henry Dines
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Listed In: Meteorologists
Famous As: Meteorologist
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: December 24, 1927

 42 Theodor Reuss

Theodor Reuss
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Listed In: Journalists
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 28th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Augsburg, Germany
Died: October 28, 1923

 43 Ferdinand Tönnies

Ferdinand Tönnies
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Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: 26th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oldenswort, Germany
Died: April 9, 1936

 44 Ned Hanlan

Ned Hanlan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Rower
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died: January 4, 1908

 45 James S. Sherman

James S. Sherman
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 27th Vice President of the United States (1909-12)
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Utica, New York, United States
Died: October 30, 1912

 46 Hüseyin Hilmi Pasha

Hüseyin Hilmi Pasha
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat, Politician
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lesbos, Greece
Died: 1922 AD

 47 King Camp Gillette

King Camp Gillette
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Listed In: Investors
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 5th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States
Died: July 9, 1932

 48 Maurice Bloomfield

Maurice Bloomfield
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Famous As: Philologist, Writer
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bielitz, Poland
Died: June 12, 1928

 49 Anatoly Lyadov

Anatoly Lyadov
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: August 28, 1914

 50 Giovanni Pascoli

Giovanni Pascoli
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Mauro Pascoli, Italy
Died: April 6, 1912