Famous People Born In 1868

Discover the most famous people born in 1868. The list includes people like W. E. B. Du Bois, Robert Falcon Scott, Scott Joplin, Fritz Haber, Maxim Gorky and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, political leaders, playwrights and novelists born in 1868. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Nicholas II

Nicholas II.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tsarskoye Selo, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire, Alexander Palace
Died: July 17, 1918

 2 W. E. B. Du Bois

W. E. B. Du Bois.
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Famous As: Civil Rights Activists
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Great Barrington, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 27, 1963
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 3 Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: 19th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: November 26, 1944

 4 Gertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer, Diplomat
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, United Kingdom
Died: July 12, 1926
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 5 John Rogan

John Rogan.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Second tallest person in history
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
Died: September 12, 1905

 6 Robert Falcon Scott

Robert Falcon Scott.
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 6th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Plymouth
Died: March 29, 1912
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 7 Constantine I

Constantine I.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Greece
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Athens, Kingdom of Greece
Died: January 11, 1923
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 8 Scott Joplin

Scott Joplin.
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Famous As: Composer and Pianist
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Northeast Texas
Died: April 1, 1917
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 9 Maxim Gorky

Maxim Gorky.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer & Dramatist
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Empire
Died: June 18, 1936

 10 Dietrich Eckart

Dietrich Eckart
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Germany
Died: December 26, 1923
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 11 Miklós Horthy

Miklós Horthy.
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Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 18th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kenderes, Hungary
Died: February 9, 1957

 12 Abdülmecid II

Abdülmecid II
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Famous As: Caliph
Birthdate: 29th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Beşiktaş, Istanbul
Died: August 23, 1944
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 13 Fritz Haber

Fritz Haber.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wrocław
Died: January 29, 1934

 14 Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg

Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Lady-in-waiting
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stuttgart
Died: June 28, 1914
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 15 Magnus Hirschfeld

Magnus Hirschfeld
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Listed In: Psychologists
Famous As: Physician, Writer, Psychologist, Screenwriter, Sexologist
Birthdate: 14th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kołobrzeg
Died: May 15, 1935

 16 John Nance Garner

John Nance Garner.
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Famous As: 32nd Vice President of the United States
Birthdate: 22nd November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: November 7, 1967
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 17 Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom

Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marlborough House, London, England
Died: December 3, 1935

 18 James Connolly

James Connolly.
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Famous As: Socialist Leader
Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cowgate
Died: May 12, 1916
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 19 Emanuel Lasker

Emanuel Lasker
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Chess player
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Barlinek, Poland
Died: January 11, 1941

 20 Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 7th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Townhead, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Died: December 10, 1928
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 21 Fuad I of Egypt

Fuad I of Egypt
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Egypt
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: April 28, 1936

 22 Constance Markievicz

Constance Markievicz
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: July 15, 1927
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 23 Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse

Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 25th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: October 9, 1937

 24 Kantarō Suzuki

Kantarō Suzuki
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kuze, Izumi, Japan
Died: April 17, 1948
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 25 Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria

Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria
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Famous As: Archduchess
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buda, Hungary
Died: September 6, 1924

 26 Harvey Samuel Firestone

Harvey Samuel Firestone
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Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 20th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Columbiana
Died: February 7, 1938
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 27 George Arliss

George Arliss
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor
Birthdate: 10th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London
Died: February 5, 1946

 28 Charles Maurras

Charles Maurras
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Martigues, France
Died: November 16, 1952
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 29 Robert Andrews Millikan

Robert Andrews Millikan.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Morrison
Died: December 19, 1953

 30 Horace Elgin Dodge

Horace Elgin Dodge
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Famous As: Industrialists
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Niles, Michigan, United States
Died: December 10, 1920

 31 Karl Landsteiner

Karl Landsteiner.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: June 26, 1943

 32 Gichin Funakoshi

Gichin Funakoshi
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Famous As: Karateka
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Shuri, Naha, Okinawa, Japan
Died: April 26, 1957

 33 Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild

Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist, Ornithologist, Entomologist, Lepidopterist
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England
Died: August 27, 1937

 34 Gaston Leroux

Gaston Leroux
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 15, 1927

 35 Mary Parker Follett

Mary Parker Follett
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Famous As: Social Woker
Birthdate: 3rd September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 18, 1933

 36 Marie Dressler

Marie Dressler.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cobourg, Ontario, Canada
Died: July 28, 1934

 37 Alexandra David-Néel

Alexandra David-Néel
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Mandé, France
Died: September 8, 1969

 38 Arnold Sommerfeld

Arnold Sommerfeld.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: 5th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Königsberg
Died: April 26, 1951

 39 Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge

Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 13th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kensington Palace, London, England
Died: October 24, 1927

 40 Henrietta Swan Leavitt

Henrietta Swan Leavitt.
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Listed In: Astronomers
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lancaster, Massachusetts
Died: December 12, 1921

 41 Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse

Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Art collector
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Plön, Germany
Died: May 28, 1940

 42 Harold Sidney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Rothermere

Harold Sidney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Rothermere
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hampstead, England
Died: November 26, 1940

 43 Emily Murphy

Emily Murphy.
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Famous As: First Female Magistrate in Canada
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: October 17, 1933

 44 Frank Bunker Gilbreth

Frank Bunker Gilbreth
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: 7th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fairfield, Maine, United States
Died: June 14, 1924

 45 Edward S. Curtis

Edward S. Curtis
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Listed In: Anthropologists
Famous As: Photographer, Anthropologist
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Whitewater
Died: October 19, 1952

 46 Patty Hill

Patty Hill
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 27th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Anchorage, Kentucky, United States
Died: May 25, 1946

 47 Jane Avril

Jane Avril
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Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: 9th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 31, 1943

 48 August Horch

August Horch
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Famous As: Entrepreneur, Engineer, Racecar driver
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Winningen
Died: February 3, 1951

 49 Princess Anastasia of Montenegro

Princess Anastasia of Montenegro
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
Died: November 15, 1935

 50 Edmond Rostand

Edmond Rostand
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Writer, Poet, Essayist, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Marseille
Died: December 2, 1918