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'

Wassily KandinskyWassily Kandinsky
16th December, Russian
Painters

Butch CassidyButch Cassidy
13th April, American
Criminal

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

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

george gurdjieffGeorge Gurdjieff
1st January, Armenian
Spiritual Teacher
Matthew HensonMatthew Henson
8th August, American
First African-American to explore the North Pole

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

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

Jalil MammadguluzadehJalil Mammadguluzadeh
22nd February, Azerbaijani
Satirist

Charles NicolleCharles Nicolle
21st September, French
Bacteriologist
Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
13th August
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar

Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
2nd September, American
Former Governor of California
Princess Irene of Hesse and by RhinePrincess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine
11th July, German, British
Princess

Maud GonneMaud Gonne
21st December, Irish, British
Actress

Aleksandr UlyanovAleksandr Ulyanov
31st March, Russian
revolutionary
James J. CorbettJames J. Corbett
1st September, American
Boxer

Romain RollandRomain Rolland
29th January, French
Writer, Playwright, Essayist, Historian, Novelist,
Hans von SeecktHans von Seeckt
22nd April, German
Politician, Officer

Mary AndersonMary Anderson
19th February, American
inventor

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

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Roger FryRoger Fry
14th December, British
Curator, Art historian, Painter, University
La GoulueLa Goulue
12th July, French
Dancer

Emilio De BonoEmilio De Bono
19th March
Politician, Officer

Charles Francis Adams IIICharles Francis Adams III
2nd August, American
Politician

John RinglingJohn Ringling
31st May, American
Business Leader
Lev ShestovLev Shestov
31st January, Russian
philosopher, university teacher
Charles DavenportCharles Davenport
1st June, American
Biologist

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

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

Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
14th August, American
psychologist, educationist
Harry BurleighHarry Burleigh
2nd December, American
Composer

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

Franz von BayrosFranz von Bayros
28th May, Austrian
Painter, Artist, Illustrator

Léon BakstLéon Bakst
27th January, Belarusian, Russian
Painter

Billy HamiltonBilly Hamilton
16th February, American
Baseball player
Serge VoronoffSerge Voronoff
10th July, Swiss, French
Surgeon, Immunologist, Gynaecologist

Herbert Henry DowHerbert Henry Dow
26th February, Canadian, American
Industrialist
Carlos SchwabeCarlos Schwabe
21st July, German
Painter

Pierce ButlerPierce Butler
17th March, American
Jurist

Henry BaconHenry Bacon
28th November, American
Architect
Archduke Franz Salvator of AustriaArchduke Franz Salvator of Austria
21st August, Austrian
Politician

Gilbert MurrayGilbert Murray
2nd January, Australian
Scholar
Johann Strauss IIIJohann Strauss III
16th February, Austrian
Composer

Motiram BhattaMotiram Bhatta
30th November, Nepalese
Poet

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

Ramón del Valle-InclánRamón del Valle-Inclán
28th October, Spanish
Dramatist

Ramón María del Valle-InclánRamón María del Valle-Inclán
28th October, Spanish
Writer
Francesco CileaFrancesco Cilea
23rd July, Italian
Composer

E. Phillips OppenheimE. Phillips Oppenheim
22nd October, British
Author

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

Adolf MeyerAdolf Meyer
13th September, Swiss, American
Psychiatrist
Ndre MjedaNdre Mjeda
20th November, Albanian
Poet

Sir Hugh Charles CliffordSir Hugh Charles Clifford
5th March, British
Colonial administrator
Ernest StarlingErnest Starling
17th April, British
Physiologist

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

Gelett BurgessGelett Burgess
30th January, American
Artist
George AdeGeorge Ade
9th February, American
Writer

Karl FazerKarl Fazer
16th August, Finnish
Businessperson
Kuroda SeikiKuroda Seiki
9th August, Japanese
Painter

Art YoungArt Young
14th January, American
Cartoonist

Euclides da CunhaEuclides da Cunha
20th January, Brazilian
Journalist
Jacinto BenaventeJacinto Benavente
12th August, Spanish
Dramatist

Alexander ProtopopovAlexander Protopopov
18th December, Russian
Publicist
James HarbordJames Harbord
21st March, American
Military officer

Percy PilcherPercy Pilcher
16th January, British
Inventor

Sophonisba BreckinridgeSophonisba Breckinridge
1st April, American
Educator

Nathan SöderblomNathan Söderblom
15th January, Swedish
Archbishop
Florence Prag KahnFlorence Prag Kahn
9th November, American
Teacher
Herbert Austin, 1st Baron AustinHerbert Austin, 1st Baron Austin
8th November, British
Automobile Designer

Kazys GriniusKazys Grinius
17th December, Lithuanian
President

Adrien de GerlacheAdrien de Gerlache
2nd August, Belgian
Naval Officer

George Barr McCutcheonGeorge Barr McCutcheon
26th July, American
Author
Simon LakeSimon Lake
4th September, American
Mechanical engineer

Vyacheslav IvanovVyacheslav Ivanov
28th February, Russian
Poet

Halit Ziya UşaklıgilHalit Ziya Uşaklıgil
30th November, Turkish
Author

Holger NielsenHolger Nielsen
18th December, Danish
Fencer

Antoine MeilletAntoine Meillet
11th November, French
Linguist
Gustav CasselGustav Cassel
20th October, Swedish
Economist

Ignacy DaszyńskiIgnacy Daszyński
26th October, Polish, Ukrainian
Politician
Jesse William LazearJesse William Lazear
2nd May, American
Physician

Tristan BernardTristan Bernard
7th September, French
Playwright
Émile VanderveldeÉmile Vandervelde
25th January, Belgian
Statesman
Robert Ranulph MarettRobert Ranulph Marett
13th June, Islanders, British
Ethnologist