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
(President of the U.S.A)

15th September

American

Princess Beatrice of the United KingdomPrincess Beatrice of the United Kingdom
(Youngest Child of Queen Victoria)

14th April

British

Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
(Writer)

3rd December

Polish,Ukrainian,British

Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-PowellRobert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell
(Founder of the Scout Movement)

22nd February

British

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
(Confectioner & Philanthropist)

13th September

American

Edward ElgarEdward Elgar
(Composer)

2nd June

British

Clarence DarrowClarence Darrow
(Lawyer)

18th April

American

Heinrich HertzHeinrich Hertz
(Physicist)

22nd February

German

Konstantin TsiolkovskyKonstantin Tsiolkovsky
(Russian-Soviet Rocket Scientist)

17th September

Russian

Ronald RossRonald Ross
(Medical doctor)

13th May

British

Ruggero LeoncavalloRuggero Leoncavallo
(Composer)

23rd April

Italian

Charles Scott SherringtonCharles Scott Sherrington
(Neurophysiologist)

27th November

British

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Alfred LoisyAlfred Loisy
(Priest)

28th February

French

Rodolfo AmoedoRodolfo Amoedo
(History Painter)

11th December

Brazilian

Ferdinand de SaussureFerdinand de Saussure
(Linguist, Educationist, University teacher, Sociologist, Philosopher)

26th November

Swiss

Ida TarbellIda Tarbell
(Journalist, Writer, Biographer)

5th November

American

Clara ZetkinClara Zetkin
(Politician, Journalist, Feminist)

5th July

German

Thorstein VeblenThorstein Veblen
(Economist, Sociologist, Writer, University teacher)

30th July

Norwegian,American

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Pope Pius XIPope Pius XI
(Catholic priest, Librarian, Diplomat, Mountaineer)

31st May

Italian

Alfonso XII of SpainAlfonso XII of Spain
(King)

28th November

Spanish

Karl PearsonKarl Pearson
(Mathematician, Historian of mathematics, Statistician, Historian, Philosopher, Biographer)

27th March

British

Julius Wagner-JaureggJulius Wagner-Jauregg
(Physician, Politician, Neurologist, Psychiatrist, Professor)

7th March

Austrian

Alfred BinetAlfred Binet
(Psychologist, Educationist)

8th July

French

Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of RussiaGrand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia
(Politician, Military personnel)

11th May

Russian

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Henrik PontoppidanHenrik Pontoppidan
(writer)

24th July

Danish

Eugen BleulerEugen Bleuler
(Psychiatrist, Physician, University teacher)

30th April

Swiss

Shibli NomaniShibli Nomani
(Philosopher)

3rd June

Indian

George DaytonGeorge Dayton
(Entrepreneur)

6th March

American

Georges Gilles de la TouretteGeorges Gilles de la Tourette
(Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist)

30th October

French

Cécile ChaminadeCécile Chaminade
(Pianist, Composer, Musician)

8th August

French

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Eugène AtgetEugène Atget
(Photographer, Artist)

12th February

French

Aleksandr LyapunovAleksandr Lyapunov
(mathematician, physicist)

6th June

Russian

Paul DoumerPaul Doumer
(Politician, Lawyer, Journalist)

22nd March

French

Axel MuntheAxel Munthe
(Writer, Psychiatrist, Physician, Screenwriter)

31st October

Swedish

Pedro PaternoPedro Paterno
(politician, novelist, poet, author, autobiographer)

17th February

Spanish

Georg MichaelisGeorg Michaelis
(Chancellor , Politician)

8th September

German,Polish

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Frank J. SpragueFrank J. Sprague
(Engineer)

25th July

American

Henry Fairfield OsbornHenry Fairfield Osborn
(Geologist, Paleontologist)

8th August

American

Sidney KidmanSidney Kidman
(Businessperson, Stockman)

9th May

Australian

Heinrich Rudolf HertzHeinrich Rudolf Hertz
(German physicist)

22nd February

German

Alexander, Prince of BulgariaAlexander, Prince of Bulgaria
(Prince)

5th April

Austrian

Alice Stone BlackwellAlice Stone Blackwell
(Journalist, Poet, Biographer, Feminist)

14th September

American

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Edward Emerson BarnardEdward Emerson Barnard
(American astronomer)

16th December

American

Karl Adolph GjellerupKarl Adolph Gjellerup
(Poet)

2nd June

Danish

John Benjamin MurphyJohn Benjamin Murphy
(Physician)

21st December

American

Antoni GrabowskiAntoni Grabowski
(Chemical engineer, Activist)

11th June

Polish

Andrija MohorovičićAndrija Mohorovičić
(Meteorologist)

23rd January

Croatian