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
Butch CassidyButch Cassidy
13th April, American
Criminal

Beatrix PotterBeatrix Potter
28th July, British
Author

Wassily KandinskyWassily Kandinsky
16th December, Russian
Painters

Erik SatieErik Satie
17th May, French
Musician

Anne SullivanAnne Sullivan
14th April, American
American Teacher, Instructor
george gurdjieffGeorge Gurdjieff
1st January, Armenian
Spiritual Teacher

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

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

Gopal Krishna GokhaleGopal Krishna Gokhale
9th May, Indian
Pioneer of Indian Independence Movement
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

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

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

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

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

Aleksandr UlyanovAleksandr Ulyanov
31st March, Russian
revolutionary
Hans von SeecktHans von Seeckt
22nd April, German
Politician, Officer

Benedetto CroceBenedetto Croce
25th February, Italian
Philosopher, Politician, Art historian, Writer,
Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
2nd September, American
Former Governor of California

Herbert Henry DowHerbert Henry Dow
26th February, Canadian, American
Industrialist

Roger FryRoger Fry
14th December, British
Curator, Art historian, Painter, University
Victor Duleep SinghVictor Duleep Singh
10th July, British
 

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Lev ShestovLev Shestov
31st January, Russian
philosopher, university teacher
Charles Francis Adams IIICharles Francis Adams III
2nd August, American
Politician

Charles DavenportCharles Davenport
1st June, American
Biologist

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

Emilio De BonoEmilio De Bono
19th March
Politician, Officer
Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
31st August, German, British
Writer, Novelist
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
Serge VoronoffSerge Voronoff
10th July, Swiss, French
Surgeon, Immunologist, Gynaecologist

Francesco CileaFrancesco Cilea
23rd July, Italian
Composer

Pierce ButlerPierce Butler
17th March, American
Jurist

Gilbert MurrayGilbert Murray
2nd January, Australian
Scholar

John RinglingJohn Ringling
31st May, American
Business Leader
Harry BurleighHarry Burleigh
2nd December, American
Composer

E. Phillips OppenheimE. Phillips Oppenheim
22nd October, British
Author
Henry BaconHenry Bacon
28th November, American
Architect

Ambroise VollardAmbroise Vollard
3rd July, French, Réunionese
Art Dealer

Ramón del Valle-InclánRamón del Valle-Inclán
28th October, Spanish
Dramatist
Jacinto BenaventeJacinto Benavente
12th August, Spanish
Dramatist

Ernest StarlingErnest Starling
17th April, British
Physiologist
George AdeGeorge Ade
9th February, American
Writer

Nathan SöderblomNathan Söderblom
15th January, Swedish
Archbishop

Gelett BurgessGelett Burgess
30th January, American
Artist

Émile GentilÉmile Gentil
4th April, French
Military Leader

Euclides da CunhaEuclides da Cunha
20th January, Brazilian
Journalist
Sophonisba BreckinridgeSophonisba Breckinridge
1st April, American
Educator

James HarbordJames Harbord
21st March, American
Military officer

Herbert Austin, 1st Baron AustinHerbert Austin, 1st Baron Austin
8th November, British
Automobile Designer

Ignacy DaszyńskiIgnacy Daszyński
26th October, Polish, Ukrainian
Politician
Alexander ProtopopovAlexander Protopopov
18th December, Russian
Publicist

George Barr McCutcheonGeorge Barr McCutcheon
26th July, American
Author
Jesse William LazearJesse William Lazear
2nd May, American
Physician

Percy PilcherPercy Pilcher
16th January, British
Inventor

Simon LakeSimon Lake
4th September, American
Mechanical engineer
Adrien de GerlacheAdrien de Gerlache
2nd August, Belgian
Naval Officer

Kuroda SeikiKuroda Seiki
9th August, Japanese
Painter
Art YoungArt Young
14th January, American
Cartoonist

Antoine MeilletAntoine Meillet
11th November, French
Linguist

Gustav CasselGustav Cassel
20th October, Swedish
Economist
Tristan BernardTristan Bernard
7th September, French
Playwright

Jeppe AakjærJeppe Aakjær
10th September, Danish
Poet,novelist
Kazys GriniusKazys Grinius
17th December, Lithuanian
President

Robert Ranulph MarettRobert Ranulph Marett
13th June, Islanders, British
Ethnologist

Hugh ChisholmHugh Chisholm
22nd February, British
Editor

Fyodor ShcherbatskoyFyodor Shcherbatskoy
19th September, Polish, Russian
Scholar
Moses GombergMoses Gomberg
8th February, Russian
Professor
Florence Prag KahnFlorence Prag Kahn
9th November, American
Teacher

Halit Ziya UşaklıgilHalit Ziya Uşaklıgil
30th November, Turkish
Author

Ernest William BrownErnest William Brown
29th November, British
Mathematician

Erik Ivar FredholmErik Ivar Fredholm
7th April, Swedish
Mathematician
Pyotr LebedevPyotr Lebedev
24th February, Russian
Physicist

Sigbjørn ObstfelderSigbjørn Obstfelder
21st November, Norwegian
Writer

George Pierce BakerGeorge Pierce Baker
4th April, American
Educator

Mary AndersonMary Anderson
19th February, American
inventor

Dinu BrătianuDinu Brătianu
13th January, Romanian
Politician
Ludwig AschoffLudwig Aschoff
10th January, German
Physician

Johannes JørgensenJohannes Jørgensen
6th November, Danish
Writer
August von WassermannAugust von Wassermann
21st February, German
Bacteriologist

Paul KretschmerPaul Kretschmer
2nd May, German
Linguist
Ishii KikujirōIshii Kikujirō
24th April, Japanese
Diplomat
Ferdinand LotFerdinand Lot
20th September, French
Historian