Famous People Born In 1872

Discover the most famous people born in 1872. The list includes people like Bertrand Russell, Calvin Coolidge, Piet Mondrian, Emily Davison, Roald Amundsen and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, novelists and non-fiction writers born in 1872. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Russia and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Calvin Coolidge

Calvin Coolidge.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Plymouth Notch, Vermont
Died: January 5, 1933

 2 Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Russell.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Trellech, Monmouthshire, Wales
Died: February 2, 1970
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 3 Alexandra Feodorovna

Alexandra Feodorovna.
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 6th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Darmstadt
Died: July 17, 1918

 4 Sri Aurobindo

Sri Aurobindo.
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Famous As: Philosopher, Spiritual Leader
Birthdate: 15th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Died: December 5, 1950
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 5 Roald Amundsen

Roald Amundsen.
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: The first person to reach the South Pole
Birthdate: 16th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Borge, Østfold, Norway
Died: June 18, 1928

 6 Haakon VII of Norway

Haakon VII of Norway.
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King of Norway
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charlottenlund Palace, Charlottenlund, Denmark
Died: September 21, 1957
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 7 Piet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 29th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amersfoort, Netherlands
Died: January 31, 1944
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 8 Edith Wilson

Edith Wilson.
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wytheville, Virginia, United States
Died: December 28, 1961
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 9 William Desmond Taylor

William Desmond Taylor.
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Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Carlow
Died: February 1, 1922

 10 Emily Davison

Emily Davison.
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Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 8, 1913
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 11 Ralph Vaughan Williams

Ralph Vaughan Williams.
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Down Ampney, England
Died: August 26, 1958

 12 Habibullah Khan

Habibullah Khan
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tashkent
Died: February 20, 1919
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 13 Zane Grey

Zane Grey
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zanesville, Ohio, USA
Died: October 23, 1939

 14 Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley.
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Listed In: Illustrators
Famous As: Illustrator
Birthdate: 21st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brighton, England
Died: March 16, 1898
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 15 Alexandra Kollontai

Alexandra Kollontai.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 9, 1952

 16 Princess Margaret of Prussia

Princess Margaret of Prussia
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Palace, Potsdam, Germany
Died: January 22, 1954
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 17 Ranjitsinhji

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Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kathiawar, Vansoj, India
Died: April 2, 1933

 18 Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark

Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: February 8, 1938
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 19 Léon Blum

Léon Blum.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of France
Birthdate: 9th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris
Died: March 30, 1950

 20 Learned Hand

Learned Hand.
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Listed In: Judges
Famous As: Former United States Judge and Judicial Philosopher
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Albany
Died: August 18, 1961
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 21 Andrew Kehoe

Andrew Kehoe
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Famous As: Spree killer
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tecumseh
Died: May 18, 1927

 22 Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
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Famous As: Grand Duchess of Russia
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tsarskoye Selo
Died: March 13, 1957
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 23 David Unaipon

David Unaipon.
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Famous As: Preacher
Birthdate: 28th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: South Australia
Died: February 7, 1967

 24 Anton Ivanovich Denikin

Anton Ivanovich Denikin
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Włocławek
Died: August 8, 1947
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 25 Maude Adams

Maude Adams
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: July 17, 1953

 26 Paul Laurence Dunbar

Paul Laurence Dunbar.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 27th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Died: February 9, 1906
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 27 Eduard Bloch

Eduard Bloch
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 30th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hluboká nad Vltavou
Died: June 1, 1945

 28 Djemal Pasha

Djemal Pasha
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mitilini, Greece
Died: July 21, 1922
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 29 José Sanjurjo

José Sanjurjo
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Officer, Military personnel
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pamplona
Died: July 20, 1936

 30 Julia Morgan

Julia Morgan
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San Francisco
Died: February 2, 1957

 31 Maurice Gamelin

Maurice Gamelin
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: military personnel
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris
Died: April 18, 1958

 32 Paul Langevin

Paul Langevin
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist, Professor, Chemist, Philosopher of science, Educationist, Non-fiction writer
Birthdate: 23rd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris
Died: December 19, 1946

 33 Princess Marie Louise of Schleswig-Holstein

Princess Marie Louise of Schleswig-Holstein
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 12th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cumberland Lodge, Old Windsor
Died: December 8, 1956

 34 Sergei Diaghilev

Sergei Diaghilev
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Famous As: Art Critic
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chudovsky District, Russia
Died: August 19, 1929

 35 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

Abdullah Yusuf Ali
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Famous As: Translator
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mumbai
Died: December 10, 1953

 36 Emil Hácha

Emil Hácha
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Listed In: Lawyers
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Trhové Sviny
Died: June 27, 1945

 37 William Heath Robinson

William Heath Robinson
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Listed In: Cartoonists
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: September 13, 1944

 38 Mathilde Kschessinska

Mathilde Kschessinska
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Listed In: Ballet Dancers
Famous As: ballet dancer
Birthdate: 18th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ligovo
Died: June 7, 1971

 39 Henry Tingle Wilde

Henry Tingle Wilde
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Listed In: Sailors
Famous As: Chief mate
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: April 15, 1912

 40 Emily Post

Emily Post
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 27th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore
Died: September 25, 1960

 41 Harlan F. Stone

Harlan F. Stone
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chesterfield, New Hampshire, United States
Died: April 22, 1946

 42 Marcel Mauss

Marcel Mauss
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Famous As: Sociologist, Anthropologist
Birthdate: 10th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Épinal, Vosges, France
Died: February 10, 1950

 43 Addison Mizner

Addison Mizner
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 12th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Benicia
Died: February 5, 1933

 44 John McCrae

John McCrae
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Died: January 28, 1918

 45 Max Beerbohm

Max Beerbohm
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Essayist
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 20, 1956

 46 Julius Fučík

Julius Fučík
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 18th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Town, Prague, Czech Republic
Died: September 25, 1916

 47 Louis Blériot

Louis Blériot
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator, Engineer, Inventor, Aerospace engineer
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cambrai
Died: August 2, 1936

 48 Princess Clementine of Belgium

Princess Clementine of Belgium
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 30th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Royal Castle of Laeken, Laeken, Brussels, Belgium
Died: March 8, 1955

 49 Archduke Joseph August of Austria

Archduke Joseph August of Austria
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Archduke
Birthdate: 9th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Alcsútdoboz, Hungary
Died: July 6, 1962

 50 Anna Held

Anna Held.
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: 8th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: August 12, 1918