Famous People Born In 1857

Discover the most famous people born in 1857. The list includes people like William Howard Taft, Joseph Conrad, Edward Elgar, Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell, Heinrich Hertz and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include psychiatrists, journalists, mathematicians and political leaders born in 1857. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France and many more countries.

William Howard TaftWilliam Howard Taft
15th September, American
President of the U.S.A
Princess Beatrice of the United KingdomPrincess Beatrice of the United Kingdom
14th April, British
Youngest Child of Queen Victoria

Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
3rd December, Polish, Ukrainian, British
Writer

Edward ElgarEdward Elgar
2nd June, British
Composer

Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-PowellRobert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell
22nd February, British
Founder of the Scout Movement

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
13th September, American
Confectioner & Philanthropist
Clarence DarrowClarence Darrow
18th April, American
Lawyer

Heinrich HertzHeinrich Hertz
22nd February, German
Physicist

Konstantin TsiolkovskyKonstantin Tsiolkovsky
17th September, Russian
Russian-Soviet Rocket Scientist

Ronald RossRonald Ross
13th May, British
Medical doctor
Ruggero LeoncavalloRuggero Leoncavallo
23rd April, Italian
Composer

Charles Scott SherringtonCharles Scott Sherrington
27th November, British
Neurophysiologist
Alfred LoisyAlfred Loisy
28th February, French
Priest

Rodolfo AmoedoRodolfo Amoedo
11th December, Brazilian
History Painter

Ferdinand de SaussureFerdinand de Saussure
26th November, Swiss
Linguist, Educationist, University teacher,
Thorstein VeblenThorstein Veblen
30th July, Norwegian, American
Economist, Sociologist, Writer, University teacher

Pope Pius XIPope Pius XI
31st May, Italian
Catholic priest, Librarian, Diplomat, Mountaineer
Ida TarbellIda Tarbell
5th November, American
Journalist, Writer, Biographer

Alfonso XII of SpainAlfonso XII of Spain
28th November, Spanish
King

Karl PearsonKarl Pearson
27th March, British
Mathematician, Historian of mathematics,
Julius Wagner-JaureggJulius Wagner-Jauregg
7th March, Austrian
Physician, Politician, Neurologist, Psychiatrist,

Alfred BinetAlfred Binet
8th July, French
Psychologist, Educationist
Henrik PontoppidanHenrik Pontoppidan
24th July, Danish
writer

Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of RussiaGrand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia
11th May, Russian
Politician, Military personnel

Clara ZetkinClara Zetkin
5th July, German
Politician, Journalist, Feminist

Eugen BleulerEugen Bleuler
30th April, Swiss
Psychiatrist, Physician, University teacher
Shibli NomaniShibli Nomani
3rd June, Indian
Philosopher
George DaytonGeorge Dayton
6th March, American
Entrepreneur

Georges Gilles de la TouretteGeorges Gilles de la Tourette
30th October, French
Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist

Aleksandr LyapunovAleksandr Lyapunov
6th June, Russian
mathematician, physicist

Paul DoumerPaul Doumer
22nd March, French
Politician, Lawyer, Journalist
Eugène AtgetEugène Atget
12th February, French
Photographer, Artist

Axel MuntheAxel Munthe
31st October, Swedish
Writer, Psychiatrist, Physician, Screenwriter

Cécile ChaminadeCécile Chaminade
8th August, French
Pianist, Composer, Musician

Pedro PaternoPedro Paterno
17th February, Spanish
politician, novelist, poet, author, autobiographer

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Georg MichaelisGeorg Michaelis
8th September, German, Polish
Chancellor , Politician
Frank J. SpragueFrank J. Sprague
25th July, American
Engineer

Henry Fairfield OsbornHenry Fairfield Osborn
8th August, American
Geologist, Paleontologist
Sidney KidmanSidney Kidman
9th May, Australian
Businessperson, Stockman

Heinrich Rudolf HertzHeinrich Rudolf Hertz
22nd February, German
German physicist

Alexander, Prince of BulgariaAlexander, Prince of Bulgaria
5th April, Austrian
Prince
Karl Adolph GjellerupKarl Adolph Gjellerup
2nd June, Danish
Poet

Edward Emerson BarnardEdward Emerson Barnard
16th December, American
American astronomer
Alice Stone BlackwellAlice Stone Blackwell
14th September, American
Journalist, Poet, Biographer, Feminist

John Benjamin MurphyJohn Benjamin Murphy
21st December, American
Physician

Antoni GrabowskiAntoni Grabowski
11th June, Polish
Chemical engineer, Activist

Andrija MohorovičićAndrija Mohorovičić
23rd January, Croatian
Meteorologist