Famous People Born In 1874

Discover the most famous people born in 1874. The list includes people like Lucy Maud Montgomery, Winston Churchill, Harry Houdini, Herbert Hoover, Robert Frost and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, novelists, political leaders and composers born in 1874. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Winston ChurchillWinston Churchill
30th November, British
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Herbert HooverHerbert Hoover
10th August, American
31st U.S. President

Harry HoudiniHarry Houdini
24th March, Hungarian
Illusionist

Robert FrostRobert Frost
26th March, American
Poet

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
3rd February, American
American novelist

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
25th April, Italian
Inventor
Lucy Maud MontgomeryLucy Maud Montgomery
30th November, Canadian
Author

John D. Rockefeller Jr.John D. Rockefeller Jr.
29th January, American
Philanthropist & Businessman

Arnold SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg
13th September, Austrian
Composer

Howard CarterHoward Carter
9th May, British
Archaeologist
Charles IvesCharles Ives
20th October, American
Composer

Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmann
27th November, British
Former President of Israel
Edward ThorndikeEdward Thorndike
31st August, American
Psychologist

Robert W. ServiceRobert W. Service
16th January, Canadian, French, British
Poet & Writer

Carl Bosch Carl Bosch
27th August, German
Chemist & Engineer
Henry TraversHenry Travers
5th March, British
Actor

Antanas SmetonaAntanas Smetona
10th August, Lithuanian
Former President of Lithuania
Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
15th April, German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics

August KroghAugust Krogh
15th November, Danish
Zoophysiologist

Sir Ernest ShackletonSir Ernest Shackleton
15th February, British
Antarctic explorer
William MaughamWilliam Maugham
25th January, British
Novelist & Playwright

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
5th January, American
Physiologist
Joaquín Torres GarcíaJoaquín Torres García
28th July, Uruguayan
Artist

Einar JónssonEinar Jónsson
11th May, Icelander
Icelandic sculptor

Gilbert K. ChestertonGilbert K. Chesterton
29th May, British
Writer

Gustavus Theodore von HolstGustavus Theodore von Holst
21st September, British
Composer
William Lyon Mackenzie KingWilliam Lyon Mackenzie King
17th December, Canadian
Politician
Gustav HolstGustav Holst
21st September, British
Composer

John D. Rockefeller, Jr.John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
29th January, American
Business Person

Honus WagnerHonus Wagner
24th February, German, American
Baseballer

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
9th October, Russian
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,
Thomas J. WatsonThomas J. Watson
17th February, American
Entrepreneur

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Lewis HineLewis Hine
26th September, American
Sociologist, Photographer, Artist

J. C. LeyendeckerJ. C. Leyendecker
23rd March, American
Illustrator, Painter, Artist

Talaat PashaTalaat Pasha
10th April, Turkish
politician

Bert WilliamsBert Williams
12th November, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor
Nap LajoieNap Lajoie
5th September, American
Baseball player

Oswald ChambersOswald Chambers
24th July, British
Author, Theologian
Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
28th July, Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher

Charles A. BeardCharles A. Beard
27th November, American
Historian of the modern age, Historian, University

Max SchelerMax Scheler
22nd August, German
Philosopher, Anthropologist, University teacher,
James Michael CurleyJames Michael Curley
20th November, American
Politician

Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
28th January, Russian
actor, theatre director, playwright
Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead
1st January, German, American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Frank KnoxFrank Knox
1st January, American
Politician

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
16th June, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Hugo von HofmannsthalHugo von Hofmannsthal
1st February, Austrian
Novelist, Librettist, Poet, Playwright, Writer,

Amy LowellAmy Lowell
9th February, American
Poet, Writer, Socialite
Owen D. YoungOwen D. Young
27th October, American
Industrialist

Elsa von Freytag-LoringhovenElsa von Freytag-Loringhoven
12th July, German
Sculptor, Writer, Painter, Model, Poet, Artist

Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
1st May, Italian, American
Painter, Sculptor

Abbas II of EgyptAbbas II of Egypt
14th July, Egyptian
Khedive
Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
9th August, French, Venezuelan
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic,

Daniel François MalanDaniel François Malan
22nd May, South African
Minister, Politician
Wu PeifuWu Peifu
22nd April, Chinese
Warlord

Stephen Samuel WiseStephen Samuel Wise
17th March, Hungarian, American
Rabbi

Reginald JohnstonReginald Johnston
21st May, Scottish
Politician, Diplomat, Teacher
PolairePolaire
14th May, French
Actor, Singer, Stage actor

Joe GansJoe Gans
25th November, American
Boxer
Luigi EinaudiLuigi Einaudi
24th March, Italian
President

Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
12th February, French
architect

Konstantin PätsKonstantin Päts
23rd February, Estonian
Politician
Huang XingHuang Xing
24th October, Chinese
Revolutionary

Eugen FischerEugen Fischer
5th July, German
Anthropologist, Physician, Racial hygienist,
Henri GuisanHenri Guisan
21st October, Swiss
Officer

Serge KoussevitzkySerge Koussevitzky
26th July
Composer, Conductor, Musician

Lina CavalieriLina Cavalieri
25th December
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

Shahaji IIShahaji II
26th June, Indian
 
Joaquín Torres-GarcíaJoaquín Torres-García
28th July, Spanish, Uruguayan
Artist
Bill KlemBill Klem
22nd February, American
Baseball umpire

Aleksandr KolchakAleksandr Kolchak
16th October, Russian
Explorer

Mary GardenMary Garden
20th February, American
Singer, Opera singer, Actor

Josep Maria SertJosep Maria Sert
21st December, Spanish
Muralist
Alice Duer MillerAlice Duer Miller
28th July, American
Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer

Egas MonizEgas Moniz
29th November, Portuguese
 

William Somerset MaughamWilliam Somerset Maugham
25th January, British
 

Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.
1st October, American
Officer

Bernhard HoetgerBernhard Hoetger
4th May, German
Painter, Sculptor, Architect
Karl KrausKarl Kraus
28th April, Austrian, Czech
writer, poet, journalist, essayist

Lou HooverLou Hoover
30th November
U.S. First Lady, Philanthropist
Robert ServiceRobert Service
16th January, British
Writer, Poet, Novelist

Apirana NgataApirana Ngata
3rd July, New Zealander
 

E.L. ThorndikeE.L. Thorndike
30th November
Academic, Psychologist
Thornton W. BurgessThornton W. Burgess
14th January, American
American children’s author and naturalist

Harold LeClair IckesHarold LeClair Ickes
15th March, American
Politician
Rose O'NeillRose O'Neill
25th June, American
Cartoonist