Famous People Born In 1866

Discover the most famous people born in 1866. The list includes people like Wassily Kandinsky, Erik Satie, Beatrix Potter, Anne Sullivan, George Gurdjieff and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include soldiers, political leaders, novelists and philosophers born in 1866. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany 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 H. G. Wells

H. G. Wells
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bromley, Kent, England
Died: August 13, 1946

 2 Sun Yat-Sen

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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the Republic of China (1912)
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cuiheng, Zhongshan, China
Died: March 12, 1925

 3 Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kensington
Died: December 22, 1943
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 4 Wassily Kandinsky

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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: December 13, 1944
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 5 Butch Cassidy

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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Train and bank robber
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Beaver, Utah, United States
Died: November 7, 1908

 6 Erik Satie

Erik Satie
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Honfleur, France
Died: July 1, 1925
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 7 Anne Sullivan

Anne Sullivan
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: American Teacher, Instructor
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Feeding Hills
Died: October 20, 1936
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 8 George Gurdjieff

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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 13th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gyumri, Armenia
Died: October 29, 1949
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 9 Ramsay MacDonald

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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lossiemouth
Died: November 9, 1937

 10 Gopal Krishna Gokhale

Gopal Krishna Gokhale
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Famous As: Pioneer of Indian Independence Movement
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kothluk, Ratnagiri, Maharashtra
Died: February 19, 1915
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 11 George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon

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Famous As: Egyptologist
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Highclere Castle, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: April 5, 1923

 12 Kenesaw Mountain Landis

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Listed In: Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Millville, Ohio, United States
Died: November 25, 1944
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 13 Matthew Henson

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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: First African-American to explore the North Pole
Birthdate: 8th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nanjemoy
Died: March 9, 1955

 14 Giovanni Agnelli

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Famous As: Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar driver
Birthdate: 13th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Villar Perosa
Died: December 16, 1945
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 15 Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia

Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: February 26, 1933

 16 Maud Gonne

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tongham, United Kingdom
Died: April 27, 1953
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 17 Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine

Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 11th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Palace, Darmstadt, Grand Duchy of Hesse, German Empire
Died: November 11, 1953

 18 Aleksandr Ulyanov

Aleksandr Ulyanov
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Died: May 20, 1887
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 19 James J. Corbett

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Listed In: Boxers
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: February 18, 1933

 20 Hans von Seeckt

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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician, Officer
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Schleswig
Died: December 27, 1936
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 21 Romain Rolland

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Famous As: Writer, Playwright, Essayist, Historian, Novelist, Musicologist
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clamecy, Nièvre
Died: December 30, 1944

 22 Thomas Hunt Morgan

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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Geneticist
Birthdate: 25th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lexington
Died: December 4, 1945
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 23 Mary Anderson

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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: inventor
Birthdate: 19th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Greene County
Died: June 27, 1953

 24 Hiram Johnson

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Famous As: Former Governor of California
Birthdate: 2nd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, U.S
Died: August 6, 1945
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 25 Princess Viktoria of Prussia

Princess Viktoria of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New Palace, Potsdam, Germany
Died: November 13, 1929

 26 Benedetto Croce

Benedetto Croce
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher, Politician, Art historian, Writer, Literary critic
Birthdate: 25th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pescasseroli
Died: November 20, 1952
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 27 Victor Duleep Singh

Victor Duleep Singh
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Listed In: Soldiers
Birthdate: 10th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London
Died: June 7, 1918

 28 Ferruccio Busoni

Ferruccio Busoni
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Musicologist
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Empoli, Italy
Died: July 27, 1924
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 29 Emilio De Bono

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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Politician, Officer
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cassano d'Adda
Died: January 11, 1944

 30 Roger Fry

Roger Fry
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Curator, Art historian, Painter, University teacher
Birthdate: 14th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London
Died: September 9, 1934

 31 La Goulue

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Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Clichy, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Died: January 29, 1929

 32 Reginald Aubrey Fessenden

Reginald Aubrey Fessenden
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: East Bolton, Canada
Died: July 22, 1932

 33 Lev Shestov

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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: philosopher, university teacher
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kiev
Died: November 19, 1938

 34 John Ringling

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Famous As: Business Leader
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: McGregor, Iowa, United States
Died: December 2, 1936

 35 Elizabeth von Arnim

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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Writer, Novelist
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New South Wales
Died: February 9, 1941

 36 Abraham Flexner

Abraham Flexner
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: September 21, 1959

 37 Draga Masin

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Famous As: Consort
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gornji Milanovac, Serbia
Died: June 11, 1903

 38 Karl Maria Wiligut

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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Writer, Occultist
Birthdate: 10th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: January 3, 1946

 39 Charles Francis Adams III

Charles Francis Adams III
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Died: June 10, 1954

 40 Arnold Ehret

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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Died: October 10, 1922

 41 Aby Warburg

Aby Warburg
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Listed In: Historians
Famous As: Art historian
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: October 26, 1929

 42 Charles Davenport

Charles Davenport
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist
Birthdate: 1st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 18, 1944

 43 Henry Goddard

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Listed In: Psychologists
Famous As: psychologist, educationist
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: United States of America
Died: June 18, 1957

 44 Alfred Werner

Alfred Werner
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mulhouse, Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France
Died: November 15, 1919

 45 Serge Voronoff

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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Surgeon, Immunologist, Gynaecologist
Birthdate: 10th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Voronezh
Died: September 3, 1951

 46 Léon Bakst

Léon Bakst
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Grodno, Belarus
Died: December 27, 1924

 47 Franz von Bayros

Franz von Bayros
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter, Artist, Illustrator
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Zagreb
Died: April 3, 1924

 48 Billy Hamilton

Billy Hamilton
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: December 15, 1940

 49 Harry Burleigh

Harry Burleigh
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 2nd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 12, 1949

 50 Herbert Henry Dow

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Famous As: Industrialist
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Belleville, Canada
Died: October 15, 1930