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.

W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
23rd February, Ghanaian
Civil Rights Activists
Florence Foster JenkinsFlorence Foster Jenkins
19th July, American
Socialite

Robert Falcon ScottRobert Falcon Scott
6th June, British
Explorer

Scott JoplinScott Joplin
24th November, American
Composer and Pianist

Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
14th July, British
Writer, Diplomat

Maxim GorkyMaxim Gorky
28th March, Russian
Writer & Dramatist
Fritz HaberFritz Haber
9th December, German
Chemist

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
18th June, Hungarian
Military Leader

John Nance GarnerJohn Nance Garner
22nd November, American
32nd Vice President of the United States
James ConnollyJames Connolly
5th June, British
Socialist Leader

Constantine IConstantine I
2nd August, Greek
King of Greece
Charles Rennie MackintoshCharles Rennie Mackintosh
7th June, British, Scottish
Architect

Marie DresslerMarie Dressler
9th November, Canadian, American
Actress

Henrietta Swan LeavittHenrietta Swan Leavitt
4th July, American
Astronomer

Karl LandsteinerKarl Landsteiner
14th June, American
Physician

Robert Andrews MillikanRobert Andrews Millikan
22nd March, American
Physicist
Nicholas IINicholas II
18th May, Russian
 

Arnold SommerfeldArnold Sommerfeld
5th December, German
Physicist

Emily MurphyEmily Murphy
14th March, Canadian
First Female Magistrate in Canada

Aleksa ŠantićAleksa Šantić
27th May, Bosnian
Poet
Theodore William RichardsTheodore William Richards
31st January, American
Chemist

Cuno AmietCuno Amiet
28th March, Swiss
Painter, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor
Tom DempseyTom Dempsey
20th January, American
Actor

Kate JacksonKate Jackson
30th November, American
Actress

Victoria CrossVictoria Cross
1st October, British
Writer
John RoganJohn Rogan
16th February, American
Second tallest person in history

Sophie, Duchess of HohenbergSophie, Duchess of Hohenberg
1st March, Czech, German
Lady-in-waiting
Magnus HirschfeldMagnus Hirschfeld
14th May, German
Physician, Writer, Psychologist, Screenwriter,

Gaston LerouxGaston Leroux
6th May, French
Journalist, Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter

Fuad I of EgyptFuad I of Egypt
26th March, Egyptian
Monarch, King
Martin BeckMartin Beck
31st July, Slovak, American
Theatre owner

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Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
8th February, British
Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist,
Charles MaurrasCharles Maurras
20th April, French
Author

Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
16th February, American
Photographer, Anthropologist

Abdülmecid IIAbdülmecid II
29th May, French
Caliph

Horace Elgin DodgeHorace Elgin Dodge
17th May, American
Industrialists
Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
10th November, Japanese
Karateka
Alexandra David-NéelAlexandra David-Néel
24th October, Belgian, French
Explorer

Edmond RostandEdmond Rostand
1st April, French
Playwright, Writer, Poet, Essayist, Screenwriter

Frank Bunker GilbrethFrank Bunker Gilbreth
7th July, American
Engineer

Édouard VuillardÉdouard Vuillard
11th November, French
Painter
Al SheanAl Shean
12th May, German, Prussian
Comedian

Alfred WeberAlfred Weber
30th July, German
Economist, Educationist, Sociologist, University

Mary Parker FollettMary Parker Follett
3rd September, American
Social Woker

Peter BehrensPeter Behrens
14th April, German
Poster artist, Architect, Typographer, Painter,

George ArlissGeorge Arliss
10th April, British
Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer,
Paul ClaudelPaul Claudel
6th August, French
Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet

August HorchAugust Horch
12th October, German
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Racecar driver
Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount ChelmsfordFrederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford
12th August, British
British statesman

William Allen WhiteWilliam Allen White
10th February, American
Editor

Elzy LayElzy Lay
25th November, American
Outlaw
Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
28th April, French
Painter, Poet, Writer

Stefan GeorgeStefan George
12th June, German
poet, writer, linguist, translator
Patty HillPatty Hill
27th March, American
Composer

Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
21st January, German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer

W.E.B. Du BoisW.E.B. Du Bois
30th November, American
Journalist, Educator, Civil Rights Activist

Olga KnipperOlga Knipper
21st September, Russian
Actress

Émile ChartierÉmile Chartier
3rd March, French
Philosopher
Eleanor H. PorterEleanor H. Porter
19th December, American
Novelist

Felix HausdorffFelix Hausdorff
8th November, German, Polish
Mathematician, Writer, Topologist, University

Gustav NoskeGustav Noske
9th July, German
Politician

Hugo EckenerHugo Eckener
10th August, German
Aeronautical engineer
Edgar Lee MastersEdgar Lee Masters
23rd August, American
American attorney

George Ellery HaleGeorge Ellery Hale
29th June, American
Astronomer, Journalist
Gustav MeyrinkGustav Meyrink
19th January, Austrian
Writer, Translator, Novelist, Science fiction

Robert Robinson TaylorRobert Robinson Taylor
8th June, American
Architect

Henri BourassaHenri Bourassa
1st September, Canadian
Politician
Cai YuanpeiCai Yuanpei
11th January, Chinese
Philosopher

José Félix UriburuJosé Félix Uriburu
20th July, Argentinian
Politician
Paul OtletPaul Otlet
23rd August, Belgian
Writer, Lawyer, Librarian, Scientist, Inventor,

Keisuke OkadaKeisuke Okada
14th February, Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister

Heinrich SchenkerHeinrich Schenker
19th June, Polish
Music theorist
Pierina LegnaniPierina Legnani
30th September, Italian
Ballerina

Ahmad DahlanAhmad Dahlan
1st August, Indonesian
Islamic revivalist
Robert W. WoodRobert W. Wood
2nd May, American
Physicist

Harvey Samuel FirestoneHarvey Samuel Firestone
20th December, American
Entrepreneur

Granville BantockGranville Bantock
7th August, British
Composer

Reynold A. NicholsonReynold A. Nicholson
18th August, British
Translator
Francesco Saverio NittiFrancesco Saverio Nitti
19th July, Italian
Prime Minister, Economist
Frederick W. LanchesterFrederick W. Lanchester
23rd October, British
Engineer

Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
19th April, American
Jurist, Lawyer

Stanisław PrzybyszewskiStanisław Przybyszewski
7th May, Polish
Novelist

Yokoyama TaikanYokoyama Taikan
18th September, Japanese
Painter
Ștefan LuchianȘtefan Luchian
1st February, Romanian
painter, pastelist, watercolourist

Sophia HaydenSophia Hayden
17th October, Chilean, American
Architect

Ozaki KōyōOzaki Kōyō
10th January, Japanese
Author

Harry HollandHarry Holland
10th June, Australian
Politician

Frank Watson DysonFrank Watson Dyson
8th January, British
Astronomer
Marcelo Torcuato de AlvearMarcelo Torcuato de Alvear
4th October, Argentinian
Politician

Wallace Clement SabineWallace Clement Sabine
13th June, American
American physicist
Kazushige UgakiKazushige Ugaki
9th August, Japanese
General

Jaan TõnissonJaan Tõnisson
22nd December, Estonian
Statesman
Franz CumontFranz Cumont
3rd January, Belgian
Archaeologist
Patriarch Miron of RomaniaPatriarch Miron of Romania
20th July, Romanian
Cleric