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

Sir Ernest ShackletonSir Ernest Shackleton
15th February, British
Antarctic explorer

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
3rd February, American
American novelist
Gilbert K. ChestertonGilbert K. Chesterton
29th May, British
Writer

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

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

William MaughamWilliam Maugham
25th January, British
Novelist & Playwright
Howard CarterHoward Carter
9th May, British
Archaeologist

Arnold SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg
13th September, Austrian
Composer

Gustavus Theodore von HolstGustavus Theodore von Holst
21st September, British
Composer

Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmann
27th November, British
Former President of Israel

Charles IvesCharles Ives
20th October, American
Composer
Edward ThorndikeEdward Thorndike
31st August, American
Psychologist

Henry TraversHenry Travers
5th March, British
Actor

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

Carl Bosch Carl Bosch
27th August, German
Chemist & Engineer
Antanas SmetonaAntanas Smetona
10th August, Lithuanian
Former President of Lithuania

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
15th April, German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics
Joaquín Torres GarcíaJoaquín Torres García
28th July, Uruguayan
Artist

August KroghAugust Krogh
15th November, Danish
Zoophysiologist

Einar JónssonEinar Jónsson
11th May, Icelander
Icelandic sculptor
Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
5th January, American
Physiologist

Gustav HolstGustav Holst
21st September, British
Composer
William Lyon Mackenzie KingWilliam Lyon Mackenzie King
17th December, Canadian
Former Prime Minister of Canada

Honus WagnerHonus Wagner
24th February, German, American
Baseballer

Talaat PashaTalaat Pasha
1st September, Turkish
Political Leader
Aleksandr KolchakAleksandr Kolchak
16th November, Russian
Admiral

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

Lou HooverLou Henry Hoover
29th March, American
U.S. First Lady, Philanthropist

Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of AthloneAlexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone
14th April, Canadian, British
Military Leader

Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and GothaAlfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
15th October, German
Prince
J. C. LeyendeckerJ. C. Leyendecker
23rd March, American
Illustrator, Painter, Artist
Lewis HineLewis Hine
26th September, American
Sociologist

James Michael CurleyJames Michael Curley
20th November, American
Politician

Egas MonizAntónio Egas Moniz
29th November, Portuguese
Neurologist

Nap LajoieNap Lajoie
5th September, American
Baseball player
Oswald ChambersOswald Chambers
24th July, British
Author, Theologian

Bert WilliamsBert Williams
12th November, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor

Reginald JohnstonReginald Johnston
21st May, Scottish
Politician, Diplomat, Teacher

Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
9th February, Russian
Theatre Director

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
18th March, Ukrainian, Russian
Philosopher
Abbas II of EgyptAbbas II of Egypt
14th July, Egyptian
Khedive

D. F. MalanD. F. Malan
22nd May, South African
Politician
Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
28th July, Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher

Harold LeClair IckesHarold LeClair Ickes
15th March, American
Politician

Hugo von HofmannsthalHugo von Hofmannsthal
1st February, Austrian
Novelist, Librettist, Poet, Playwright, Writer,
Max SchelerMax Scheler
22nd August, German
Philosopher, Anthropologist, University teacher,

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
16th June, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
Frank KnoxFrank Knox
1st January, American
Politician

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
9th August, French, Venezuelan
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic,

Prince Jean, Duke of GuisePrince Jean, Duke of Guise
4th September, French
Aristocrat

Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
1st May, Italian, American
Painter

Charles A. BeardCharles A. Beard
27th November, American
Historian of the modern age, Historian, University
Amy LowellAmy Lowell
9th February, American
Poet, Writer, Socialite

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

Charlotta Spears BassCharlotta Spears Bass
14th February, American
Editor and activist

Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead
1st January, German, American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Luigi EinaudiLuigi Einaudi
24th March, Italian
President

Eugen FischerEugen Fischer
5th July, German
Anthropologist, Physician, Racial hygienist,
Inessa ArmandInessa Armand
8th May, French
Politician

PolairePolaire
14th May, French
Actor, Singer, Stage actor

Konstantin PätsKonstantin Päts
23rd February, Estonian
Politician
Karl KrausKarl Kraus
28th April, Austrian, Czech
writer, poet, journalist, essayist

Kathleen LynnKathleen Lynn
28th January, Irish
Politician
Robert ServiceRobert Service
16th January, British
Writer, Poet, Novelist

Wu PeifuWu Peifu
22nd April, Chinese
Warlord

Josef SukJosef Suk
4th January, Czech
Composer
Lina CavalieriLina Cavalieri
25th December
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

Āpirana NgataĀpirana Ngata
3rd July, New Zealander
Politician
Joe GansJoe Gans
25th November, American
Boxer

Emilie Louise FlögeEmilie Louise Flöge
30th August, Austrian
Fashion designer

Shahaji IIShahaji II
26th June, Indian
 

Jörg Lanz von LiebenfelsJörg Lanz von Liebenfels
19th July, Austrian
Pioneer of Ariosophy
Princess Elisabeth Marie of BavariaPrincess Elisabeth Marie of Bavaria
8th January, German
Princess
Henri GuisanHenri Guisan
21st October, Swiss
Officer

Thornton W. BurgessThornton W. Burgess
14th January, American
American children’s author and naturalist

Serge KoussevitzkySerge Koussevitzky
26th July
Composer, Conductor, Musician

Franz SchmidtFranz Schmidt
22nd December, Austrian, Hungarian
Composer
Stephen Samuel WiseStephen Samuel Wise
17th March, Hungarian, American
Rabbi

Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
12th February, French
architect

Rose O'NeillRose O'Neill
25th June, American
Cartoonist

Huang XingHuang Xing
24th October, Chinese
Revolutionary

Adolf BrandAdolf Brand
14th November, German
Writer
François CotyFrançois Coty
3rd May, French
Perfumer

Paul WegenerPaul Wegener
11th December, German, Polish
Actor
Owen D. YoungOwen D. Young
27th October, American
Industrialist

Ivana Brlić-MažuranićIvana Brlić-Mažuranić
18th April, Croatian
Writer
Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.
1st October, American
Officer
Jesse H. JonesJesse H. Jones
5th April, American
Politician