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

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
13th September, American
Confectioner & Philanthropist

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

Ferdinand de SaussureFerdinand de Saussure
26th November, Swiss
Linguist

Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-PowellRobert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell
22nd February, British
Founder of the Scout Movement
Edward ElgarEdward Elgar
2nd June, British
Composer

Heinrich HertzHeinrich Hertz
22nd February, German
Physicist

Clarence DarrowClarence Darrow
18th April, American
Lawyer

Ronald RossRonald Ross
13th May, British
Medical doctor
Ida TarbellIda Tarbell
5th November, American
Journalist

Konstantin TsiolkovskyKonstantin Tsiolkovsky
17th September, Russian
Russian-Soviet Rocket Scientist
Charles Scott SherringtonCharles Scott Sherrington
27th November, British
Neurophysiologist

Ruggero LeoncavalloRuggero Leoncavallo
23rd April, Italian
Composer

Alfred LoisyAlfred Loisy
28th February, French
Priest
Rodolfo AmoedoRodolfo Amoedo
11th December, Brazilian
History Painter

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

Alfonso XII of SpainAlfonso XII of Spain
28th November, Spanish
King
Karl PearsonKarl Pearson
27th March, British
Mathematician, Historian of mathematics,

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

Julius Wagner-JaureggJulius Wagner-Jauregg
7th March, Austrian
Physician, Politician, Neurologist, Psychiatrist,

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

Eugen BleulerEugen Bleuler
30th April, Swiss
Psychiatrist, Physician, University teacher
Pedro PaternoPedro Paterno
17th February, Spanish
politician, novelist, poet, author, autobiographer
Shibli NomaniShibli Nomani
3rd June, Indian
Philosopher

George DaytonGeorge Dayton
6th March, American
Entrepreneur

Henry Fairfield OsbornHenry Fairfield Osborn
8th August, American
Geologist, Paleontologist

Georges Gilles de la TouretteGeorges Gilles de la Tourette
30th October, French
Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist
Aleksandr LyapunovAleksandr Lyapunov
6th June, Russian
mathematician, physicist

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Paul DoumerPaul Doumer
22nd March, French
Politician, Lawyer, Journalist

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

Eugène AtgetEugène Atget
12th February, French
Photographer, Artist

Cécile ChaminadeCécile Chaminade
8th August, French
Pianist, Composer, Musician
Georg MichaelisGeorg Michaelis
8th September, German, Polish
Chancellor , Politician

Frank J. SpragueFrank J. Sprague
25th July, American
Engineer
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

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

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