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.

Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
14th July, British
Writer, Diplomat
W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
23rd February, Ghanaian
Civil Rights Activists

Florence Foster JenkinsFlorence Foster Jenkins
19th July, American
Socialite

Scott JoplinScott Joplin
24th November, American
Composer and Pianist

Robert Falcon ScottRobert Falcon Scott
6th June, British
Explorer

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

James ConnollyJames Connolly
5th June, British
Socialist Leader

John Nance GarnerJohn Nance Garner
22nd November, American
32nd Vice President of the United States

Robert Andrews MillikanRobert Andrews Millikan
22nd March, American
Physicist
Karl LandsteinerKarl Landsteiner
14th June, American
Physician

Nicholas IINicholas II
18th May, Russian
 
Arnold SommerfeldArnold Sommerfeld
5th December, German
Physicist

Marie DresslerMarie Dressler
9th November, Canadian, American
Actress

Henrietta Swan LeavittHenrietta Swan Leavitt
4th July, American
Astronomer
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

Nicholas II of RussiaNicholas II of Russia
18th May, Russian
Emperor
Victoria CrossVictoria Cross
1st October, British
Writer

John RoganJohn Rogan
16th February, American
Second tallest person in history
Constantine I of GreeceConstantine I of Greece
2nd August, Greek
 

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
18th June, Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Officer

Charles Rennie MackintoshCharles Rennie Mackintosh
7th June, British
Architect, Painter, Designer, Sculptor

Sophie, Duchess of HohenbergSophie, Duchess of Hohenberg
1st March, Czech, German
Lady-in-waiting
Magnus HirschfeldMagnus Hirschfeld
14th May, German
Physician, Writer, Psychologist, Screenwriter,
Fuad I of EgyptFuad I of Egypt
26th March, Egyptian
Monarch, King

Tom DempseyTom Dempsey
20th January, American
Actor

George ArlissGeorge Arliss
10th April, British
Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer,

Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
16th February, American
Photographer, Anthropologist
Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
8th February, British
Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist,

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

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

Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
10th November, Japanese
Karateka

Abdülmecid IIAbdülmecid II
29th May, French
Caliph
Édouard VuillardÉdouard Vuillard
11th November, French
Painter

August HorchAugust Horch
12th October, German
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Racecar driver
Peter BehrensPeter Behrens
14th April, German
Poster artist, Architect, Typographer, Painter,

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

Paul ClaudelPaul Claudel
6th August, French
Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet
Alfred WeberAlfred Weber
30th July, German
Economist, Educationist, Sociologist, University

Stefan GeorgeStefan George
12th June, German
poet, writer, linguist, translator
Felix HausdorffFelix Hausdorff
8th November, German, Polish
Mathematician, Writer, Topologist, University

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

Robert Robinson TaylorRobert Robinson Taylor
8th June, American
Architect

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

Paul OtletPaul Otlet
23rd August, Belgian
Writer, Lawyer, Librarian, Scientist, Inventor,

Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
28th April, French
Painter, Poet, Writer

W.E.B. Du BoisW.E.B. Du Bois
30th November, American
Journalist, Educator, Civil Rights Activist
Keisuke OkadaKeisuke Okada
14th February, Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister

Harvey Samuel FirestoneHarvey Samuel Firestone
20th December, American
Entrepreneur
Francesco Saverio NittiFrancesco Saverio Nitti
19th July, Italian
Prime Minister, Economist

Ștefan LuchianȘtefan Luchian
1st February, Romanian
painter, pastelist, watercolourist

Frank Bunker Gilbreth, Sr.Frank Bunker Gilbreth, Sr.
7th July, American
 
Bernarr MacFaddenBernarr MacFadden
30th November
Activist, Writer

John HopeJohn Hope
2nd June, American
Educator
Frank McKinney HubbardFrank McKinney Hubbard
1st September, American
 

George Norman DouglasGeorge Norman Douglas
8th December, British