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

Robert Falcon ScottRobert Falcon Scott
6th June, British
Explorer

Scott JoplinScott Joplin
24th November, American
Composer and Pianist

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

Henrietta Swan LeavittHenrietta Swan Leavitt
4th July, American
Astronomer

Marie DresslerMarie Dressler
9th November, Canadian, American
Actress
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

Emily MurphyEmily Murphy
14th March, Canadian
First Female Magistrate in Canada
Theodore William RichardsTheodore William Richards
31st January, American
Chemist

Cuno AmietCuno Amiet
28th March, Swiss
Painter, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor
Aleksa ŠantićAleksa Šantić
27th May, Bosnian
Poet

Nicholas II of RussiaNicholas II of Russia
18th May, Russian
Emperor

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

Gaston LerouxGaston Leroux
6th May, French
Journalist, Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter
Alfred WeberAlfred Weber
30th July, German
Economist, Educationist, Sociologist, University
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,

Abdülmecid IIAbdülmecid II
29th May, French
Caliph

Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
10th November, Japanese
Karateka
Edmond RostandEdmond Rostand
1st April, French
Playwright, Writer, Poet, Essayist, Screenwriter

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

August HorchAugust Horch
12th October, German
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Racecar driver

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

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Paul ClaudelPaul Claudel
6th August, French
Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet
Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
19th April, American
Jurist, Lawyer

Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
21st January, German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer
Stefan GeorgeStefan George
12th June, German
poet, writer, linguist, translator

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

Edgar Lee MastersEdgar Lee Masters
23rd August, American
American attorney
Robert Robinson TaylorRobert Robinson Taylor
8th June, American
Architect

George Ellery HaleGeorge Ellery Hale
29th June, American
Astronomer, Journalist
Paul OtletPaul Otlet
23rd August, Belgian
Writer, Lawyer, Librarian, Scientist, Inventor,

Gustav MeyrinkGustav Meyrink
19th January, Austrian
Writer, Translator, Novelist, Science fiction

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

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

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
 

Édouard VuillardÉdouard Vuillard
11th November, French
Painter
Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
28th April, French
Painter, Poet, Writer

George Norman DouglasGeorge Norman Douglas
8th December, British
 

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