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

Butch CassidyButch Cassidy
13th April, American
Criminal

Beatrix PotterBeatrix Potter
28th July, British
Author

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

Anne SullivanAnne Sullivan
14th April, American
American Teacher, Instructor

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

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
25th September, American
Geneticist
Matthew HensonMatthew Henson
8th August, American
First African-American to explore the North Pole

Ferruccio BusoniFerruccio Busoni
1st April, German, Italian
Composer
Alfred WernerAlfred Werner
12th December, Swiss
Chemist

Abraham FlexnerAbraham Flexner
13th November, American
Educator

Charles NicolleCharles Nicolle
21st September, French
Bacteriologist
Arthur KeithArthur Keith
5th February, Welsh
Father of Modern Nationalism

Sun Yat Sen Sun Yat Sen
12th November, Chinese
Chinese Revolutionary and 'Father of Modern china'
Jalil MammadguluzadehJalil Mammadguluzadeh
22nd February, Azerbaijani
Satirist

James J. CorbettJames J. Corbett
1st September, American
Boxer

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
Maud GonneMaud Gonne
21st December, Irish, British
Actress

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

Hans von SeecktHans von Seeckt
22nd April, German
Politician, Officer

Benedetto CroceBenedetto Croce
25th February, Italian
Philosopher, Politician, Art historian, Writer,
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
Charles DavenportCharles Davenport
1st June, American
Biologist

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

Victor Duleep SinghVictor Duleep Singh
10th July, British
 

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

Emilio De BonoEmilio De Bono
19th March
Politician, Officer
Karl Maria WiligutKarl Maria Wiligut
10th December, Austrian
Writer, Occultist

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

Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
31st August, German, British
Writer, Novelist
Herbert Henry DowHerbert Henry Dow
26th February, American
Chemist, Inventor

Serge VoronoffSerge Voronoff
10th July, Swiss, French
Surgeon, Immunologist, Gynaecologist
George AdeGeorge Ade
9th February, American
Writer

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

Jacinto BenaventeJacinto Benavente
12th August, Spanish
Dramatist

Nathan SöderblomNathan Söderblom
15th January, Swedish
Archbishop

Gelett BurgessGelett Burgess
30th January, American
Artist
Kuroda SeikiKuroda Seiki
9th August, Japanese
Painter

Jeppe AakjærJeppe Aakjær
10th September, Danish
Poet,novelist

Ernest William BrownErnest William Brown
29th November, British
Mathematician

Mary AndersonMary Anderson
19th February, American
inventor
Reginald Aubrey FessendenReginald Aubrey Fessenden
6th October, Canadian, American
Inventor

Duncan MacDougallDuncan MacDougall
30th November, American
physician, psychiatrist
Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
14th August, American
psychologist, educationist