Famous People Born In 1862

Discover the most famous people born in 1862. The list includes people like Gustav Klimt, Claude Debussy, O. Henry, Ida B. Wells, David Hilbert and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, novelists and playwrights born in 1862. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France 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 Joseph Merrick

Joseph Merrick
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Famous As: Elephant Man
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leicester
Died: April 11, 1890

 2 Claude Debussy

Claude Debussy
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France
Died: March 25, 1918

 3 Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baumgarten, Vienna, Austria
Died: February 6, 1918
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 4 O. Henry

O. Henry
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Famous As: Short Story Writer
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Greensboro, North Carolina
Died: June 5, 1910
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 5 J. Bruce Ismay

J. Bruce Ismay
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Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Crosby, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Died: October 17, 1937

 6 Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: August 11, 1937
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 7 Ida B. Wells

Ida B. Wells
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 16th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Holly Springs, Mississippi, United States
Died: March 25, 1931
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 8 George Washington Vanderbilt II

George Washington Vanderbilt II
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Famous As: Art Collector
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Dorp
Died: March 6, 1914
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 9 David Hilbert

David Hilbert
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Königsberg or Wehlau, Province of Prussia (today Znamensk, Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia)
Died: February 14, 1943

 10 Hilma af Klint

Hilma af Klint
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Solna, Sweden
Died: October 21, 1944
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 11 Connie Mack

Connie Mack
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Famous Baseball Players
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: East Brookfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: February 8, 1956

 12 Charles Evans Hughes

Charles Evans Hughes
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 11th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Glens Falls, New York, U.S.
Died: August 27, 1948
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 13 Hawley Harvey Crippen

Hawley Harvey Crippen
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Listed In: Murderers
Famous As: Homeopath & Killer of His Wife
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Coldwater, Michigan, United States
Died: November 23, 1910

 14 Pyotr Stolypin

Pyotr Stolypin
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: September 18, 1911
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 15 Homer Plessy

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Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: March 1, 1925

 16 Charles M. Schwab

Charles M. Schwab
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Famous As: American Steel Magnate & Businessman
Birthdate: 18th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Williamsburg, Pennsylvania
Died: October 18, 1939
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 17 Billy Sunday

Billy Sunday
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Story County, Iowa, U.S
Died: November 6, 1935

 18 Prince Henry of Prussia

Prince Henry of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: April 20, 1929
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 19 Louis Botha

Louis Botha
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 27th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Greytown
Died: August 27, 1919

 20 Victor, Prince Napoléon

Victor, Prince Napoléon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Domaine National du Palais-Royal, Paris, France
Died: May 3, 1926
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 21 Johanna van Gogh-Bonger

Johanna van Gogh-Bonger
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Famous As: Art collector
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amsterdam
Died: September 2, 1925

 22 Victoria of Baden

Victoria of Baden
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: April 4, 1930
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 23 Philipp Lenard

Philipp Lenard
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 7th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pressburg, Kingdom of Hungary, Austrian Empire
Died: May 20, 1947

 24 Billy Hughes

Billy Hughes
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 28, 1952
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 25 Ugyen Wangchuck

Ugyen Wangchuck
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: The First Druk Gyalpo (King of Bhutan)
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bumthang District
Died: August 7, 1926

 26 Amos Alonzo Stagg

Amos Alonzo Stagg
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Orange, New Jersey, United States
Died: March 17, 1965
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 27 Arthur Schnitzler

Arthur Schnitzler
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Listed In: Playwrights
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 15th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: October 21, 1931

 28 Frederick Delius

Frederick Delius
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bradford, England
Died: June 10, 1934
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 29 Allauddin Khan

Allauddin Khan
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: musician, composer, music educator
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Brahmanbaria District
Died: September 6, 1972

 30 Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon

Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Foreign Secretary
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Died: September 7, 1933

 31 Gustav Ritter von Kahr

Gustav Ritter von Kahr
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Weissenburg, Germany
Died: June 30, 1934

 32 Gurazada Apparao

Gurazada Apparao
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: author, poet
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Yelamanchili
Died: 1915 AD

 33 Maurice Maeterlinck

Maurice Maeterlinck
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ghent, Belgium
Died: May 6, 1949

 34 Loie Fuller

Loie Fuller
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Actor, Lighting designer, Choreographer, Artist, Dancer, Stage actor, Model
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Illinois
Died: January 1, 1928

 35 Edward Stratemeyer

Edward Stratemeyer
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 13, 1905

 36 Silvio Gesell

Silvio Gesell
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Listed In: Economists
Famous As: Economist, Merchant, Politician, Entrepreneur, Esperantist
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sankt Vith
Died: March 11, 1930

 37 Cosmo Duff-Gordon

Cosmo Duff-Gordon
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Listed In: Fencers
Famous As: Sportsman
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 20, 1931

 38 Aristide Briand

Aristide Briand
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nantes
Died: April 7, 1932

 39 William Henry Bragg

William Henry Bragg
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Nobel Prize Winner in Physics
Birthdate: 2nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wigton
Died: March 10, 1942

 40 Julius Rosenwald

Julius Rosenwald
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Listed In: Philanthropists
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Springfield, Illinois, United States
Died: January 6, 1932

 41 Siegbert Tarrasch

Siegbert Tarrasch
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Listed In: Chess Players
Famous As: Chess player
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: February 17, 1934

 42 Andrew Fisher

Andrew Fisher
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Diplomat, Trade unionist
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Crosshouse
Died: October 22, 1928

 43 James Clark McReynolds

James Clark McReynolds
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Attorney General
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Elkton, Kentucky, United States
Died: August 24, 1946

 44 Maurice Barrès

Maurice Barrès
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charmes, France
Died: December 4, 1923

 45 Nikolai Yudenich

Nikolai Yudenich
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: December 5, 1933

 46 Herbert Baker

Herbert Baker
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Famous As: Architect, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Owletts
Died: February 4, 1946

 47 Emilio Salgari

Emilio Salgari
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Famous As: Italian writer
Birthdate: 21st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Verona
Died: April 25, 1911

 48 Sir Aurel Stein

Sir Aurel Stein
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Listed In: Archaeologists
Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: 26th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: October 26, 1943

 49 Gerhart Hauptmann

Gerhart Hauptmann
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Poet, Writer, Novelist, Autobiographer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Szczawno-Zdrój
Died: June 6, 1946

 50 Josephus Daniels

Josephus Daniels
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Famous As: Newspaper Editor
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Washington, North Carolina, United States
Died: January 15, 1948