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.

Haakon VII of NorwayHaakon VII of Norway
3rd August, Norwegian

Alexander ScriabinAlexander Scriabin
6th January, Russian
Composer, Pianist, University teacher
Eduard BlochEduard Bloch
30th January, Austrian

Aubrey BeardsleyAubrey Beardsley
21st August, French

Alexandra KollontaiAlexandra Kollontai
31st March, Russian
Politician, Diplomat, Feminist

Andrew KehoeAndrew Kehoe
1st February, American
Spree killer
Paul Laurence DunbarPaul Laurence Dunbar
27th June, American
Writer, Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Sergei DiaghilevSergei Diaghilev
31st March, Italian, Russian
Russian art critic

Mathilde KschessinskaMathilde Kschessinska
18th August, Russian
ballet dancer

Julia MorganJulia Morgan
20th January, American

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
22nd January, Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia
Abdullah Yusuf AliAbdullah Yusuf Ali
14th April, Indian

Marcel MaussMarcel Mauss
10th May, French
Politician, Sociologist, Ethnologist,

Emily PostEmily Post
27th October, American

A. Mitchell PalmerA. Mitchell Palmer
4th May, American

Louis BlériotLouis Blériot
1st July, French
Aviator, Engineer, Inventor, Aerospace engineer
Harlan F. StoneHarlan F. Stone
11th October, American
Lawyer, Judge, University teacher

Maurice GamelinMaurice Gamelin
20th September, French
military personnel
Djemal PashaDjemal Pasha
6th May
Politician, Military personnel

Paul LangevinPaul Langevin
23rd January, French
Physicist, Professor, Chemist, Philosopher of

Henry Tingle WildeHenry Tingle Wilde
21st September, British
Chief mate
José SanjurjoJosé Sanjurjo
28th March, Spanish
Officer, Military personnel

Emil HáchaEmil Hácha
12th July, Czech
Addison MiznerAddison Mizner
12th December, American

Johan HuizingaJohan Huizinga
7th December, Dutch
Cultural historian, Historian, University teacher,

Michael Joseph SavageMichael Joseph Savage
23rd March, New Zealander
Politician, Diplomat

Edward Gordon CraigEdward Gordon Craig
16th January, Irish, British
Actor, Director, Illustrator, Scenographer,

Habibullah KhanHabibullah Khan
3rd June, Afghan
Edward Adrian WilsonEdward Adrian Wilson
23rd July, British
Explorer, Ornithologist, Painter, Scientist

Pío BarojaPío Baroja
28th December, Spanish
Writer, Physician, Novelist

Robert MaillartRobert Maillart
6th February, Swiss
Swiss civil engineer

Richard WillstätterRichard Willstätter
13th August, Swiss, German
Alexander MeiklejohnAlexander Meiklejohn
1st February, American

Anton Ivanovich DenikinAnton Ivanovich Denikin
16th December, American
Shūsei TokudaShūsei Tokuda
1st February, Japanese
novelist, writer

William Heath RobinsonWilliam Heath Robinson
31st March, British

Frederick Edwin SmithFrederick Edwin Smith
12th July, British
Sir Henry Maximilian BeerbohmSir Henry Maximilian Beerbohm
24th August, British