Famous People Born In 1865

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Discover the most famous people born in 1865. The list includes people like Rudyard Kipling, Warren G. Harding, Jean Sibelius, Lala Lajpat Rai, John Monash and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, composers and nurses born in 1865. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.
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Rudyard Kipling
(Journalist, Poet & Novelist)
Rudyard Kipling
39
Birthdate: 30th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Died: January 18, 1936
 2 
George V
(King of the United Kingdom (1910-36))
George V
49
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 20, 1936
 3 
W B Yeats
(One of the Greatest English-Language Poets of the 20th Century and 1923 Nobel Prize for Literature Winner)
W B Yeats
18
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sandymount, Ireland
Died: January 28, 1939
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Warren G. Harding
(29th President of the United States (1921–1923))
Warren G. Harding
16
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 2nd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Blooming Grove, Ohio, United States
Died: August 2, 1923
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Jean Sibelius
(Finnish Composer Known for His 'Seven Symphonies' and His Tone Poem 'Tapiola')
Jean Sibelius
15
Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 8th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hämeenlinna, Finland
Died: September 20, 1957
 6 
Erich Ludendorff
(German General, Politician and Military Theorist)
Erich Ludendorff
7
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 9th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kruszewnia, Poland
Died: December 20, 1937
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John Monash
(One of the Best Allied Generals of the First World War & the Most Famous Commander in Australian History)
John Monash
6
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 27th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
Died: October 8, 1931
 8 
Lala Lajpat Rai
(Indian Author, Freedom Fighter, Politician and One of the Three Members of the ‘Lal Bal Pal’ Trimurti)
Lala Lajpat Rai
10
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Punjab, India
Died: November 17, 1928
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Charles G. Dawes
(Vice President of the United States)
Charles G. Dawes
0
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Marietta, Ohio
Died: April 23, 1951
 10 
Anandi Gopal Joshi
(First Indian Female Doctor)
Anandi Gopal Joshi
10
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kalyan, Maharashtra, India
Died: February 26, 1887
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Gifford Pinchot
(First Chief of the US Forest Service & Former Governor of Pennsylvania)
Gifford Pinchot
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 11th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Simsbury, Connecticut, United States
Died: October 4, 1946
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Benjamin Guggenheim
(Businesspeople)
Benjamin Guggenheim
1
Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 15, 1912
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Edith Cavell
(British Nurse Who Saved the Lives of Soldiers from Both Sides During the First World War)
Edith Cavell
7
Listed In: Nurses
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Swardeston, Norfolk, England
Died: October 12, 1915
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Suzanne Valadon
1
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bessines-sur-Gartempe, France
Died: April 7, 1938
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Susan La Flesche Picotte
(American doctor)
Susan La Flesche Picotte
1
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Omaha Reservation, Nebraska, United States
Died: September 18, 1915
 16 
Paul Dukas
(French Composer Best Known for the Orchestral Piece 'The Sorcerer's Apprentice')
Paul Dukas
1
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 17, 1935
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Ferdinand I of Romania
(King of Romania (1914 - 1927))
Ferdinand I of Romania
2
Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sigmaringen, Germany
Died: July 20, 1927
 18 
Charles Horace Mayo
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: May 26, 1939
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Robert W. Chambers
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 26th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: December 16, 1933
 20 
Archibald Butt
(Military Leader)
Archibald Butt
1
Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Died: April 15, 1912
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Valentin Serov
(Russian Painter and One of the Premier Portrait Artists of His Era)
Valentin Serov
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 19th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: December 5, 1911
 22 
Andranik
(Armenian Statesman and Military Commander Who Played an Important Role in the Armenian Liberation Movement)
Andranik
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Şebinkarahisar, Turkey
Died: August 31, 1927
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Gabriel Narutowicz
(First President of Poland)
Gabriel Narutowicz
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Telšiai, Lithuania
Died: December 16, 1922
 24 
Félix Vallotton
(Former artist and painter known for his paintings of nudes and interiors and in particular for his distinctive woodcuts)
Félix Vallotton
1
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lausanne, Switzerland
Died: December 29, 1925
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Karl Blossfeldt
(German Photographer and Sculptor Best Known for His Close-up Photographs of Plants and Living Things)
Karl Blossfeldt
0
Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Schielo, Germany
Died: December 9, 1932
 26 
Elsie de Wolfe
(Actor, Architect, Socialite)
Elsie de Wolfe
1
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: 20th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: July 12, 1950
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Mary Gilmore
(Journalist, Poet, Writer)
Mary Gilmore
1
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Goulburn
Died: December 3, 1962
 28 
Philipp Scheidemann
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 26th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kassel
Died: November 29, 1939
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Frederick Cook
(American Explorer, Physician, and Ethnographer)
Frederick Cook
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 10th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hortonville, New York, United States
Died: August 5, 1940
 30 
Alexander Glazunov
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 21, 1936
 31 
Pieter Zeeman
(Discovered the 'Zeeman Effect')
Pieter Zeeman
0
Listed In: Physicists
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Zonnemaire, Netherlands
Died: October 9, 1943
 32 
Robert Henri
(Painter)
Robert Henri
2
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cincinnati
Died: July 12, 1929
 33 
Archduke Otto of Austria
(Archduke of Austria)
Archduke Otto of Austria
2
Listed In: Noblemen
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Graz, Austria
Died: November 1, 1906
 34 
Mrs. Patrick Campbell
0
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 9, 1940
Frederick Augustus III of Saxony
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: February 18, 1932
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Blanche Hoschede Monet
0
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 8, 1947
 37 
Rashīd Riḍā
(Sunni Islamic Scholar, Theologian, Reformer, and Revivalist)
Rashīd Riḍā
0
Listed In: Editors
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lebanon
Died: August 22, 1935
 38 
John Mott
(American Evangelist)
John Mott
0
Birthdate: 25th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Livingston Manor, New York, United States
Died: January 31, 1955
 39 
James Henry Breasted
(Archaeologist)
James Henry Breasted
1
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rockford, Illinois, United States
Died: December 2, 1935
 40 
Mary White Ovington
(American Journalist and Co-founder of the 'National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)')
Mary White Ovington
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 11th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: July 15, 1951
 41 
Luisa Piccarreta
0
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Corato, Italy
Died: March 4, 1947
 42 
Émile Jaques-Dalcroze
(Swiss Composer, Musician and Music Educator Who Developed 'Dalcroze Eurhythmics' Method of Learning Music)
Émile Jaques-Dalcroze
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: July 1, 1950
 43 
Richard Bruno Heydrich
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Leuben, Dresden, Germany
Died: August 24, 1938
 44 
Kate Gleason
(Mechanical Engineer)
Kate Gleason
0
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: January 9, 1933
 45 
Fay Templeton
(Singer and actress)
Fay Templeton
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
Died: October 3, 1939
 46 
Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg
(The 1st President of Finland)
Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 28th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Suomussalmi, Finland
Died: September 22, 1952
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Ernst Troeltsch
(Politician, Theologian, University teacher, Sociologist)
Ernst Troeltsch
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Augsburg-Haunstetten
Died: February 1, 1923
 48 
Amélie of Orléans
(Queen consort)
Amélie of Orléans
0
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Twickenham, London, England
Died: October 25, 1951
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Dmitry Merezhkovsky
0
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: December 9, 1941
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Minnie Maddern Fiske
0
Birthdate: 19th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: February 15, 1932