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
Scott JoplinScott Joplin
24th November, American
Composer and Pianist

Florence Foster JenkinsFlorence Foster Jenkins
19th July, American
Socialite

Maxim GorkyMaxim Gorky
28th March, Russian
Writer & Dramatist

Robert Falcon ScottRobert Falcon Scott
6th June, British
Explorer

John Nance GarnerJohn Nance Garner
22nd November, American
32nd Vice President of the United States
Fritz HaberFritz Haber
9th December, German
Chemist

Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
14th July, British
Writer, Diplomat

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
18th June, Hungarian
Military Leader
Constantine IConstantine I
2nd August, Greek
King of Greece

James ConnollyJames Connolly
5th June, British
Socialist Leader
Charles Rennie MackintoshCharles Rennie Mackintosh
7th June, British, Scottish
Architect

Robert Andrews MillikanRobert Andrews Millikan
22nd March, American
Physicist

Marie DresslerMarie Dressler
9th November, Canadian, American
Actress

Karl LandsteinerKarl Landsteiner
14th June, American
Physician

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

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
Victoria CrossVictoria Cross
1st October, British
Writer

Kate JacksonKate Jackson
30th November, American
Actress

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,
Tom DempseyTom Dempsey
20th January, American
Actor

Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of HesseErnest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse
25th November, German
Artist

Fuad I of EgyptFuad I of Egypt
26th March, Egyptian
Monarch, King
Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
16th February, American
Photographer, Anthropologist

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Kantarō SuzukiKantarō Suzuki
18th January, Japanese
Political leader
Martin BeckMartin Beck
31st July, Slovak, American
Theatre owner

Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
8th February, British
Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist,

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

Charles MaurrasCharles Maurras
20th April, French
Author
Alexandra David-NéelAlexandra David-Néel
24th October, Belgian, French
Explorer
Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
10th November, Japanese
Karateka

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

Horace Elgin DodgeHorace Elgin Dodge
17th May, American
Industrialists

Heinrich SchenkerHeinrich Schenker
19th June, Polish
Music theorist
Abdülmecid IIAbdülmecid II
29th May, French
Caliph

Frank Bunker GilbrethFrank Bunker Gilbreth
7th July, American
Engineer

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

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

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

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

Paul ClaudelPaul Claudel
6th August, French
Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet

William Allen WhiteWilliam Allen White
10th February, American
Editor
Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount ChelmsfordFrederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford
12th August, British
British statesman

José Félix UriburuJosé Félix Uriburu
20th July, Argentinian
Politician
Patty HillPatty Hill
27th March, American
Composer

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

Stefan GeorgeStefan George
12th June, German
poet, writer, linguist, translator

Elzy LayElzy Lay
25th November, American
Outlaw

W.E.B. Du BoisW.E.B. Du Bois
30th November, American
Journalist, Educator, Civil Rights Activist
Gustav NoskeGustav Noske
9th July, German
Politician

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

Hugo EckenerHugo Eckener
10th August, German
Aeronautical engineer

George Ellery HaleGeorge Ellery Hale
29th June, American
Astronomer, Journalist
Edgar Lee MastersEdgar Lee Masters
23rd August, American
American attorney

Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
21st January, German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer
Gustav MeyrinkGustav Meyrink
19th January, Austrian
Writer, Translator, Novelist, Science fiction

Robert Robinson TaylorRobert Robinson Taylor
8th June, American
Architect

Olga KnipperOlga Knipper
21st September, Russian
Actress
Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
28th April, French
Painter, Poet, Writer

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

Henri BourassaHenri Bourassa
1st September, Canadian
Politician

Keisuke OkadaKeisuke Okada
20th January, Japanese
Politician
George Norman DouglasNorman Douglas
8th December, British
Writer

Paul OtletPaul Otlet
23rd August, Belgian
Writer, Lawyer, Librarian, Scientist, Inventor,
Robert W. WoodRobert W. Wood
2nd May, American
Physicist

Cai YuanpeiCai Yuanpei
11th January, Chinese
Philosopher

Granville BantockGranville Bantock
7th August, British
Composer

Pierina LegnaniPierina Legnani
30th September, Italian
Ballerina
Reynold A. NicholsonReynold A. Nicholson
18th August, British
Translator
Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
19th April, American
Jurist, Lawyer

Ahmad DahlanAhmad Dahlan
1st August, Indonesian
Islamic revivalist

Francesco Saverio NittiFrancesco Saverio Nitti
19th July, Italian
Prime Minister, Economist

Frederick W. LanchesterFrederick W. Lanchester
23rd October, British
Engineer
Yokoyama TaikanYokoyama Taikan
18th September, Japanese
Painter

Stanisław PrzybyszewskiStanisław Przybyszewski
7th May, Polish
Novelist

Ozaki KōyōOzaki Kōyō
10th January, Japanese
Author

Harvey Samuel FirestoneHarvey Samuel Firestone
20th December, American
Entrepreneur

Marcelo Torcuato de AlvearMarcelo Torcuato de Alvear
4th October, Argentinian
Politician
Sophia HaydenSophia Hayden
17th October, Chilean, American
Architect

Ștefan LuchianȘtefan Luchian
1st February, Romanian
painter, pastelist, watercolourist
Kazushige UgakiKazushige Ugaki
9th August, Japanese
General

Jaan TõnissonJaan Tõnisson
22nd December, Estonian
Statesman
Mikhail PokrovskyMikhail Pokrovsky
29th August, Russian
Historian
Harry HollandHarry Holland
10th June, Australian
Politician