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

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

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

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

Percival LowellPercival Lowell
13th March, American
Astronomer, Mathematician
Otto Liman von SandersOtto Liman von Sanders
17th February, German
Officer

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

Ferdinand TönniesFerdinand Tönnies
26th July, German
Sociologist

Evelyn De MorganEvelyn De Morgan
30th August, British
Painter

Josiah RoyceJosiah Royce
20th November, American
Philosopher, University teacher
Paul DeschanelPaul Deschanel
13th February, Belgian, French
President

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

Olive SchreinerOlive Schreiner
24th March, South African
Writer

Giovanni PascoliGiovanni Pascoli
31st December, Italian
Poet
Marie CorelliMarie Corelli
1st May, British
Novelist

Ernest ChaussonErnest Chausson
20th January, French
Conductor, Composer, Pianist
Isaac IsaacsIsaac Isaacs
6th June, Australian
Judge, Politician, Barrister

Cecilia BeauxCecilia Beaux
1st May, American
Painter

Anatoly LyadovAnatoly Lyadov
12th May, Russian
Composer
John Warne GatesJohn Warne Gates
18th May, American
Industrialist

Henry Cuyler BunnerHenry Cuyler Bunner
3rd August, American
Novelist
Clinton Hart MerriamClinton Hart Merriam
5th December, American
Zoologist

Alexandre DarracqAlexandre Darracq
10th November, French
Investor

Alice Freeman PalmerAlice Freeman Palmer
21st February, American
Educator
Ivan Vladimirovich MichurinIvan Vladimirovich Michurin
27th October, Russian
Plant biologist

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King Camp GilletteKing Camp Gillette
5th January, American
Businessman
Vsevolod GarshinVsevolod Garshin
14th February, Russian
Author

Walter Hines PageWalter Hines Page
15th August, American
Journalist

Arthur NikischArthur Nikisch
12th October, Hungarian
Conductor

John Hays HammondJohn Hays Hammond
31st March, American
Engineer
Clarence W. BarronClarence W. Barron
2nd July, American
Publisher
Jean Jules JusserandJean Jules Jusserand
18th February, French
Author

Robert KoldeweyRobert Koldewey
10th September, German
Archaeologist

Komura JutarōKomura Jutarō
26th October, Japanese
Statesman

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

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

Henry Nicholas RidleyHenry Nicholas Ridley
10th December, British
Botanist

Marie-Joseph LagrangeMarie-Joseph Lagrange
7th March, French
Priest

Cesário VerdeCesário Verde
25th February, Portuguese
Poet
Walter Cunliffe, 1st Baron CunliffeWalter Cunliffe, 1st Baron Cunliffe
3rd December, British
Banker

Edgar SaltusEdgar Saltus
8th October, American
Writer
Franklin Henry GiddingsFranklin Henry Giddings
23rd March, American
Sociologist

Guido AdlerGuido Adler
1st November, Austrian
Musicologist

C. V. BoysC. V. Boys
15th March, British
Physicist
George Arthur PlimptonGeorge Arthur Plimpton
13th July, American
Publisher

James AllenJames Allen
10th February, New Zealander
Politician
Alfred EwingAlfred Ewing
27th March, Scottish
Physicist

Léon Teisserenc de BortLéon Teisserenc de Bort
5th November, French
Meteorologist

Emile VerhaerenEmile Verhaeren
21st May, French
Belgian poet

Fannie Barrier WilliamsFannie Barrier Williams
12th February, American
Educator

Agnes RepplierAgnes Repplier
1st April, American
Essayist, Biographer
Alexei PolivanovAlexei Polivanov
16th March, Russian
Political figure

Josephine Jewell DodgeJosephine Jewell Dodge
11th February, American
Educator

Oskar von MillerOskar von Miller
12th May, German
Engineer

Francis James GillenFrancis James Gillen
28th October, Australian
Anthropologist
George de Forest BrushGeorge de Forest Brush
28th September, American
Painter

Juan Zorrilla de San MartínJuan Zorrilla de San Martín
28th December, Uruguayan
Poet
Jacobus van LooyJacobus van Looy
12th September, Dutch
Painter

Frederick Orpen BowerFrederick Orpen Bower
4th November, British
Botanist

Henry JacksonHenry Jackson
21st January, British
Naval Officer
Inoue TetsujirōInoue Tetsujirō
1st February, Japanese
Philosopher

Thomas ToutThomas Tout
28th September, British
Historian
Fernand CabrolFernand Cabrol
11th December, French
Theologian

Mary Cutler FairchildMary Cutler Fairchild
21st June, American
Librarian

Adolf FreyAdolf Frey
18th February, Swiss
Writer
Hoke SmithHoke Smith
2nd September, American
Attorney

William Henry DinesWilliam Henry Dines
5th August, British
Meteorologist
Karl Ritter von GoebelKarl Ritter von Goebel
8th March, German
Botanist

Friedrich Johann Karl BeckeFriedrich Johann Karl Becke
31st December, Austrian
Mineralogist

Vladimir JochelsonVladimir Jochelson
26th January, Lithuanian, Russian
Ethnographer

Tim HealyTim Healy
17th May, Irish
Politician
Hermann CollitzHermann Collitz
4th February, German
Linguist
Theodore FinkTheodore Fink
3rd July, Australian
Politician

James GayleyJames Gayley
11th October, American
Chemist

Katharina KlafskyKatharina Klafsky
19th September, Hungarian
Singer

Friedrich BechtelFriedrich Bechtel
2nd February, German
Linguist
Eduard Robert FlegelEduard Robert Flegel
13th October, German
Explorer

Sir Arthur Wing PineroSir Arthur Wing Pinero
30th November, British
 

Edwin H. HallEdwin H. Hall
7th November, American
 

Luigi Robecchi-BricchettiLuigi Robecchi-Bricchetti
21st May, Italian
Explorer