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.

H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
21st September, British
Writer
Wassily KandinskyWassily Kandinsky
16th December, Russian
Painters

Beatrix PotterBeatrix Potter
28th July, British
Author

Erik SatieErik Satie
17th May, French
Musician

Butch CassidyButch Cassidy
13th April, American
Criminal

Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
12th October, British
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Anne SullivanAnne Sullivan
14th April, American
American Teacher, Instructor

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

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

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
25th September, American
Geneticist
Ferruccio BusoniFerruccio Busoni
1st April, German, Italian
Composer

Alfred WernerAlfred Werner
12th December, Swiss
Chemist

Abraham FlexnerAbraham Flexner
13th November, American
Educator

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

Charles NicolleCharles Nicolle
21st September, French
Bacteriologist
Sun Yat Sen Sun Yat Sen
12th November, Chinese
Chinese Revolutionary and 'Father of Modern china'

Jalil MammadguluzadehJalil Mammadguluzadeh
22nd February, Azerbaijani
Satirist

Kenesaw Mountain LandisKenesaw Mountain Landis
20th November, American
Jurist

George Herbert, 5th Earl of CarnarvonGeorge Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon
26th June, British
 
Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
13th August
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar

James J. CorbettJames J. Corbett
1st September, American
Boxer
Romain RollandRomain Rolland
29th January, French
Writer, Playwright, Essayist, Historian, Novelist,

Maud GonneMaud Gonne
21st December, Irish, British
Actress

Benedetto CroceBenedetto Croce
25th February, Italian
Philosopher, Politician, Art historian, Writer,
Hans von SeecktHans von Seeckt
22nd April, German
Politician, Officer

Aleksandr UlyanovAleksandr Ulyanov
31st March, Russian
revolutionary
Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
2nd September, American
Former Governor of California

Roger FryRoger Fry
14th December, British
Curator, Art historian, Painter, University

Lev ShestovLev Shestov
31st January, Russian
philosopher, university teacher
John RinglingJohn Ringling
31st May, American
Business Leader

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Charles Francis Adams IIICharles Francis Adams III
2nd August, American
Politician
Charles DavenportCharles Davenport
1st June, American
Biologist

Victor Duleep SinghVictor Duleep Singh
10th July, British
 

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

Emilio De BonoEmilio De Bono
19th March
Politician, Officer
Herbert Henry DowHerbert Henry Dow
26th February, American
Chemist, Inventor
Léon BakstLéon Bakst
27th January, Belarusian, French
Russian painter

Léon BakstLéon Bakst
27th January, Belarusian, French
Russian painter

Léon BakstLéon Bakst
27th January, Belarusian, French
Russian painter

Franz von BayrosFranz von Bayros
28th May, Austrian
Painter, Artist, Illustrator
Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
31st August, German, British
Writer, Novelist

Harry BurleighHarry Burleigh
2nd December, American
Composer

Serge VoronoffSerge Voronoff
10th July, Swiss, French
Surgeon, Immunologist, Gynaecologist

Gilbert MurrayGilbert Murray
2nd January, Australian
Scholar

George AdeGeorge Ade
9th February, American
Writer
Ambroise VollardAmbroise Vollard
3rd July, French, Réunionese
Art Dealer

Henry BaconHenry Bacon
28th November, American
Architect
Ramón del Valle-InclánRamón del Valle-Inclán
28th October, Spanish
Dramatist

Euclides da CunhaEuclides da Cunha
20th January, Brazilian
Journalist

E. Phillips OppenheimE. Phillips Oppenheim
22nd October, British
Author
Jacinto BenaventeJacinto Benavente
12th August, Spanish
Dramatist

Ernest StarlingErnest Starling
17th April, British
Physiologist
Gelett BurgessGelett Burgess
30th January, American
Artist

Nathan SöderblomNathan Söderblom
15th January, Swedish
Archbishop

Percy PilcherPercy Pilcher
16th January, British
Inventor

Alexander ProtopopovAlexander Protopopov
18th December, Russian
Publicist

Ignacy DaszyńskiIgnacy Daszyński
26th October, Polish, Ukrainian
Politician
Francesco CileaFrancesco Cilea
23rd July, Italian
Composer

Sophonisba BreckinridgeSophonisba Breckinridge
1st April, American
Educator

Simon LakeSimon Lake
4th September, American
Mechanical engineer

Kuroda SeikiKuroda Seiki
9th August, Japanese
Painter
Robert Ranulph MarettRobert Ranulph Marett
13th June, Islanders, British
Ethnologist

Jeppe AakjærJeppe Aakjær
10th September, Danish
Poet,novelist
Ernest William BrownErnest William Brown
29th November, British
Mathematician

Mary AndersonMary Anderson
19th February, American
inventor

Edward A. RossEdward A. Ross
12th December, American
Sociologist
Reginald Aubrey FessendenReginald Aubrey Fessenden
6th October, Canadian, American
Inventor

Vyacheslav IvanovVyacheslav Ivanov
28th February, Russian
Poet
Duncan MacDougallDuncan MacDougall
30th November, American
physician, psychiatrist

Ramón María del Valle-InclánRamón María del Valle-Inclán
28th October, Spanish
Writer

Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
14th August, American
psychologist, educationist