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

Constantine IConstantine I
2nd August, Greek
King of Greece

Scott JoplinScott Joplin
24th November, American
Composer and Pianist

Robert Falcon ScottRobert Falcon Scott
6th June, British
Explorer

Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
14th July, British
Writer, Diplomat
Maxim GorkyMaxim Gorky
28th March, Russian
Writer & Dramatist

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

James ConnollyJames Connolly
5th June, British
Socialist Leader
Fritz HaberFritz Haber
9th December, German
Chemist

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
18th June, Hungarian
Military Leader
Charles Rennie MackintoshCharles Rennie Mackintosh
7th June, British, Scottish
Architect

Robert Andrews MillikanRobert Andrews Millikan
22nd March, American
Physicist

Henrietta Swan LeavittHenrietta Swan Leavitt
4th July, American
Astronomer

Karl LandsteinerKarl Landsteiner
14th June, American
Physician

Marie DresslerMarie Dressler
9th November, Canadian, American
Actress
Arnold SommerfeldArnold Sommerfeld
5th December, German
Physicist

Nicholas IINicholas II
18th May, Russian
 

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

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

Theodore William RichardsTheodore William Richards
31st January, American
Chemist
John RoganJohn Rogan
16th February, American
Second tallest person in history

Abdülmecid IIAbdülmecid II
29th May, French
Caliph

Princess Victoria of the United KingdomPrincess Victoria of the United Kingdom
6th July, British
Princess
Sophie, Duchess of HohenbergSophie, Duchess of Hohenberg
1st March, Czech, German
Lady-in-waiting

Magnus HirschfeldMagnus Hirschfeld
14th May, German
Physician, Writer, Psychologist, Screenwriter,
Dietrich EckartDietrich Eckart
23rd March, German
Poet

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
King of Egypt
Harvey Samuel FirestoneHarvey Samuel Firestone
20th December, American
Entrepreneur

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Charles MaurrasCharles Maurras
20th April, French
Author
Archduchess Marie Valerie of AustriaArchduchess Marie Valerie of Austria
22nd April, Hungarian
Archduchess

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

Horace Elgin DodgeHorace Elgin Dodge
17th May, American
Industrialists

Alexandra David-NéelAlexandra David-Néel
24th October, Belgian, French
Explorer
Gaston LerouxGaston Leroux
6th May, French
Journalist, Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter
Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
10th November, Japanese
Karateka

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

Jane AvrilJane Avril
9th June, French
Dancer

Mary Parker FollettMary Parker Follett
3rd September, American
Social Woker
Kantarō SuzukiKantarō Suzuki
18th January, Japanese
Political leader

Prince Frederick Charles of HessePrince Frederick Charles of Hesse
1st May, German
Art collector

Al SheanAl Shean
12th May, German, Prussian
Comedian

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

George ArlissGeorge Arliss
10th April, British
Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer,
Harold Sidney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount RothermereHarold Sidney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Rothermere
26th April, British
Publisher

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

Édouard VuillardÉdouard Vuillard
11th November, French
Painter

Heinrich SchenkerHeinrich Schenker
19th June, Polish
Music theorist
MwangaMwanga
30th November, Ugandan
King of Buganda

William Allen WhiteWilliam Allen White
10th February, American
Editor
Paul ClaudelPaul Claudel
6th August, French
Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet

Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount ChelmsfordFrederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford
12th August, British
British statesman

Robert Robinson TaylorRobert Robinson Taylor
8th June, American
Architect

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

Eleanor H. PorterEleanor H. Porter
19th December, American
Novelist
Gustav NoskeGustav Noske
9th July, German
Politician

Elzy LayElzy Lay
25th November, American
Outlaw

Olga KnipperOlga Knipper
21st September, Russian
Actress

Bernarr MacFaddenBernarr MacFadden
16th August, American
Publisher
Stefan GeorgeStefan George
12th June, German
poet, writer, linguist, translator

Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
19th April, American
Jurist, Lawyer
Felix HausdorffFelix Hausdorff
8th November, German, Polish
Mathematician, Writer, Topologist, University

Patty HillPatty Hill
27th March, American
Composer

George Norman DouglasNorman Douglas
8th December, British
Writer
Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
21st January, German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer

Edgar Lee MastersEdgar Lee Masters
23rd August, American
American attorney
Ștefan LuchianȘtefan Luchian
1st February, Romanian
painter, pastelist, watercolourist

Henri BourassaHenri Bourassa
1st September, Canadian
Politician

Gustav MeyrinkGustav Meyrink
19th January, Austrian
Writer, Translator, Novelist, Science fiction
Hugo EckenerHugo Eckener
10th August, German
Aeronautical engineer

Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
28th April, French
Painter, Poet, Writer
Ras Mengesha YohannesRas Mengesha Yohannes
30th November, Ethiopian
Governor

Muhammad Yusuf bin AhmadMuhammad Yusuf bin Ahmad
30th November, Malaysian
Theologian

Pierina LegnaniPierina Legnani
30th September, Italian
Ballerina

Keisuke OkadaKeisuke Okada
20th January, Japanese
Politician
George Ellery HaleGeorge Ellery Hale
29th June, American
Astronomer, Journalist
Cai YuanpeiCai Yuanpei
11th January, Chinese
Philosopher

José Félix UriburuJosé Félix Uriburu
20th July, Argentinian
Politician

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

Archduke Ferdinand Karl of AustriaArchduke Ferdinand Karl of Austria
27th December, Austrian
Archduke
Émile ChartierÉmile Chartier
3rd March, French
Philosopher

Senda BerensonSenda Berenson
19th March, Lithuanian, Russian
Author

Ahmad DahlanAhmad Dahlan
1st August, Indonesian
Islamic revivalist

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

Ozaki KōyōOzaki Kōyō
10th January, Japanese
Author
Stanisław PrzybyszewskiStanisław Przybyszewski
7th May, Polish
Novelist

Robert W. WoodRobert W. Wood
2nd May, American
Physicist
John HopeJohn Hope
2nd June, American
Educator

Granville BantockGranville Bantock
7th August, British
Composer
Reynold A. NicholsonReynold A. Nicholson
18th August, British
Translator
Marie Adelaide LowndesMarie Adelaide Lowndes
5th August, British
Novelist