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.

Beatrix PotterBeatrix Potter
28th July, British
Author
H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
21st September, British
Writer

Sun Yat Sen Sun Yat Sen
12th November, Chinese
Chinese Revolutionary and 'Father of Modern china'

Butch CassidyButch Cassidy
13th April, American
Criminal

Wassily KandinskyWassily Kandinsky
16th December, Russian
Painters

Erik SatieErik Satie
17th May, French
Musician
Anne SullivanAnne Sullivan
14th April, American
American Teacher, Instructor

Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
12th October, British
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

george gurdjieffGeorge Gurdjieff
1st January, Armenian
Spiritual Teacher
Gopal Krishna GokhaleGopal Krishna Gokhale
9th May, Indian
Pioneer of Indian Independence Movement

George Herbert, 5th Earl of CarnarvonGeorge Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon
26th June, British
Egyptologist
Kenesaw Mountain LandisKenesaw Mountain Landis
20th November, American
Jurist

Matthew HensonMatthew Henson
8th August, American
First African-American to explore the North Pole

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
25th September, American
Geneticist

Ferruccio BusoniFerruccio Busoni
1st April, German, Italian
Composer

Abraham FlexnerAbraham Flexner
13th November, American
Educator
Alfred WernerAlfred Werner
12th December, Swiss
Chemist

Arthur KeithArthur Keith
5th February, Welsh
Father of Modern Nationalism

Charles NicolleCharles Nicolle
21st September, French
Bacteriologist

Jalil MammadguluzadehJalil Mammadguluzadeh
22nd February, Azerbaijani
Satirist
Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
13th August
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar

Princess Irene of Hesse and by RhinePrincess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine
11th July, German, British
Princess
Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of RussiaGrand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia
13th April, Russian
Military personnel

Aleksandr UlyanovAleksandr Ulyanov
31st March, Russian
revolutionary

Maud GonneMaud Gonne
21st December, Irish, British
Actress
James J. CorbettJames J. Corbett
1st September, American
Boxer

Princess Viktoria of PrussiaPrincess Viktoria of Prussia
12th April, German
Politician
Hans von SeecktHans von Seeckt
22nd April, German
Politician, Officer

Romain RollandRomain Rolland
29th January, French
Writer, Playwright, Essayist, Historian, Novelist,

Mary AndersonMary Anderson
19th February, American
inventor
Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
2nd September, American
Former Governor of California

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Victor Duleep SinghVictor Duleep Singh
10th July, British
 
Benedetto CroceBenedetto Croce
25th February, Italian
Philosopher, Politician, Art historian, Writer,

John RinglingJohn Ringling
31st May, American
Business Leader

Billy HamiltonBilly Hamilton
16th February, American
Baseball player

Emilio De BonoEmilio De Bono
19th March
Politician, Officer
Roger FryRoger Fry
14th December, British
Curator, Art historian, Painter, University
Lev ShestovLev Shestov
31st January, Russian
philosopher, university teacher

Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
31st August, German, British
Writer, Novelist

Arnold EhretArnold Ehret
29th July, German
Educator

Draga MasinDraga Masin
11th September, Serbian
Consort
Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
14th August, American
psychologist, educationist

La GoulueLa Goulue
12th July, French
Dancer

Karl Maria WiligutKarl Maria Wiligut
10th December, Austrian
Writer, Occultist

Reginald Aubrey FessendenReginald Aubrey Fessenden
6th October, Canadian, American
Inventor

Prince Aribert of AnhaltPrince Aribert of Anhalt
18th June, German
Prince
Charles Francis Adams IIICharles Francis Adams III
2nd August, American
Politician

Charles DavenportCharles Davenport
1st June, American
Biologist
Franz von BayrosFranz von Bayros
28th May, Austrian
Painter, Artist, Illustrator

Aby WarburgAby Warburg
13th June, German
Art historian

Léon BakstLéon Bakst
27th January, Belarusian, Russian
Painter
José de DiegoJosé de Diego
16th April, Puerto Rican
Journalist, Poet

Harry BurleighHarry Burleigh
2nd December, American
Composer
Serge VoronoffSerge Voronoff
10th July, Swiss, French
Surgeon, Immunologist, Gynaecologist

Vasily KalinnikovVasily Kalinnikov
13th January, Russian
Composer

Pierce ButlerPierce Butler
17th March, American
Jurist

Emich, 5th Prince of LeiningenEmich, 5th Prince of Leiningen
18th January, German
Prince

Ramon CasasRamon Casas
4th January, Spanish
Painter
Herbert Henry DowHerbert Henry Dow
26th February, Canadian, American
Industrialist

Archduke Franz Salvator of AustriaArchduke Franz Salvator of Austria
21st August, Austrian
Politician

Infante Antonio, Duke of GallieraInfante Antonio, Duke of Galliera
23rd February, Spanish
Duke

Adrien de GerlacheAdrien de Gerlache
2nd August, Belgian
Naval Officer
Ramón del Valle-InclánRamón del Valle-Inclán
28th October, Spanish
Dramatist

Gilbert MurrayGilbert Murray
2nd January, Australian
Scholar
Ramón María del Valle-InclánRamón María del Valle-Inclán
28th October, Spanish
Writer

Carlos SchwabeCarlos Schwabe
21st July, German
Painter

Ambroise VollardAmbroise Vollard
3rd July, French, Réunionese
Art Dealer
E. Phillips OppenheimE. Phillips Oppenheim
22nd October, British
Author

James HarbordJames Harbord
21st March, American
Military officer
Adolf MeyerAdolf Meyer
13th September, Swiss, American
Psychiatrist

George AdeGeorge Ade
9th February, American
Writer

Motiram BhattaMotiram Bhatta
30th November, Nepalese
Poet
Sir Hugh Charles CliffordSir Hugh Charles Clifford
5th March, British
Colonial administrator

Henry BaconHenry Bacon
28th November, American
Architect
Francesco CileaFrancesco Cilea
23rd July, Italian
Composer

Ernest StarlingErnest Starling
17th April, British
Physiologist

Kuroda SeikiKuroda Seiki
9th August, Japanese
Painter

Gelett BurgessGelett Burgess
30th January, American
Artist
Art YoungArt Young
14th January, American
Cartoonist
Ilya TolstoyIlya Tolstoy
22nd May, Russian
Writer

Jacinto BenaventeJacinto Benavente
12th August, Spanish
Dramatist

Edward A. RossEdward A. Ross
12th December, American
Sociologist

Euclides da CunhaEuclides da Cunha
20th January, Brazilian
Journalist
Karl FazerKarl Fazer
16th August, Finnish
Businessperson

Alexander ProtopopovAlexander Protopopov
18th December, Russian
Publicist

Johann Strauss IIIJohann Strauss III
16th February, Austrian
Composer

Percy PilcherPercy Pilcher
16th January, British
Inventor

Nathan SöderblomNathan Söderblom
15th January, Swedish
Archbishop
Ndre MjedaNdre Mjeda
20th November, Albanian
Poet

Herbert Austin, 1st Baron AustinHerbert Austin, 1st Baron Austin
8th November, British
Automobile Designer
Halit Ziya UşaklıgilHalit Ziya Uşaklıgil
30th November, Turkish
Author

George Barr McCutcheonGeorge Barr McCutcheon
26th July, American
Author
Simon LakeSimon Lake
4th September, American
Mechanical engineer
Sophonisba BreckinridgeSophonisba Breckinridge
1st April, American
Educator