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.

Lucy Maud MontgomeryLucy Maud Montgomery
(Author)

30th November

24 April 1942

Clifton, Prince Edward Island

Canadian

Sagittarius

Winston ChurchillWinston Churchill
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

30th November

24 January 1965

Blenheim Palace

British

Sagittarius

Herbert HooverHerbert Hoover
(31st U.S. President)

10th August

20 October 1964

West Branch

American

Leo

Harry HoudiniHarry Houdini
(Illusionist)

24th March

31 October 1926

Budapest

Hungarian

Aries

Robert FrostRobert Frost
(Poet)

26th March

29 January 1963

San Francisco, California,, United States

American

Aries

Arnold SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg
(Composer)

13th September

13 July 1951

Leopoldstadt, Vienna, Austria

Austrian

Virgo

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
(Inventor)

25th April

20 July 1937

Bologna

Italian

Taurus

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein

3rd February

27 July 1946

Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

American

Aquarius

John D. Rockefeller Jr.John D. Rockefeller Jr.
(Philanthropist & Businessman)

29th January

11 May 1960

Cleveland, Ohio

American

Aquarius

Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmann
(Former President of Israel)

27th November

09 November 1952

Motal

British

Sagittarius

Charles IvesCharles Ives
(Composer)

20th October

19 May 1954

New York City, New York, United States

American

Libra

Robert W. ServiceRobert W. Service
(Poet & Writer)

16th January

11 September 1958

Preston, Lancashire, England

Canadian,British

Capricorn

Joaquín Torres GarcíaJoaquín Torres García
(Artist)

28th July

08 August 1949

Montevideo

Uruguayan

Leo

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
(Nobel Prize Winner in Physics)

15th April

21 June 1957

Freihung

German

Aries

Carl Bosch Carl Bosch
(Chemist & Engineer)

27th August

26 April 1940

Cologne, Germany

German

Virgo

Antanas SmetonaAntanas Smetona
(Former President of Lithuania)

10th August

09 January 1944

Taujėnai

Lithuanian

Leo

Sir Ernest ShackletonSir Ernest Shackleton
(Antarctic explorer)

15th February

05 January 1922

Kilkea

British

Aquarius

August KroghAugust Krogh
(Zoophysiologist)

15th November

13 September 1949

Grenå

Danish

Scorpio

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
(Physiologist)

5th January

05 December 1965

San Francisco

American

Capricorn

Einar JónssonEinar Jónsson
(Icelandic sculptor)

11th May

18 October 1954

Iceland

Icelander

Taurus

William MaughamWilliam Maugham
(Novelist & Playwright)

25th January

16 December 1965

Paris

British

Aquarius

Gilbert K. ChestertonGilbert K. Chesterton

29th May

14 June 1936

Kensington

British

Gemini

Gustavus Theodore von HolstGustavus Theodore von Holst
(Composer)

21st September

25 May 1934

Cheltenham

British

Virgo

G. K. ChestertonG. K. Chesterton
(Journalist, Poet, Novelist, Autobiographer, Writer, Screenwriter, Philosopher, Biographer, Illustrator, Crime writer)

29th May

14 June 1936

Kensington

British

Gemini

W. Somerset MaughamW. Somerset Maugham
(Playwright, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter)

25th January

16 December 1965

Paris

British

Aquarius

Gustav HolstGustav Holst
(Composer, Musician)

21st September

25 May 1934

Cheltenham

British

Virgo

Edward ThorndikeEdward Thorndike
(Psychologist, University teacher)

31st August

09 August 1949

Williamsburg

American

Virgo

Lewis HineLewis Hine
(Sociologist, Photographer, Artist)

26th September

03 November 1940

Oshkosh

American

Libra

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
(Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer, Archaeologist, Poet, Diplomat)

9th October

13 December 1947

Saint Petersburg

Libra

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
(Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat)

16th June

05 August 1960

Ontario

Canadian

Gemini

Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.
(Officer)

1st October

27 May 1948

Philadelphia

American

Libra

Bert WilliamsBert Williams
(Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor)

12th November

04 March 1922

Nassau

American

Scorpio

Charles A. BeardCharles A. Beard
(Historian of the modern age, Historian, University teacher)

27th November

01 September 1948

Knightstown

American

Sagittarius

Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
(Painter, Sculptor)

1st May

07 December 1970

Rome

Italian,American

Taurus

Talaat PashaTalaat Pasha
(politician)

10th April

15 March 1921

Kardzhali

Turkish

Aries

J. C. LeyendeckerJ. C. Leyendecker
(Illustrator, Painter, Artist)

23rd March

26 July 1951

Montabaur

American

Aries

Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
(actor, theatre director, playwright)

28th January

02 February 1940

Penza

Russian

Aquarius

Shahaji IIShahaji II

26th June

06 May 1922

Indian

Cancer

Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
(Philosopher, University teacher)

28th July

13 April 1945

Wrocław

Swedish

Leo

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
(Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic, Pianist)

9th August

28 January 1947

Caracas

French,Venezuelan

Leo

Hugo von HofmannsthalHugo von Hofmannsthal
(Novelist, Librettist, Poet, Playwright, Writer, Screenwriter)

1st February

15 July 1929

Vienna

Austrian

Aquarius

Daniel François MalanDaniel François Malan
(Minister, Politician)

22nd May

07 February 1959

Riebeek West

South African

Gemini

Max SchelerMax Scheler
(Philosopher, Anthropologist, University teacher, Sociologist)

22nd August

19 May 1928

Munich

German

Leo

Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead
(Aerospace engineer, Engineer)

1st January

10 October 1927

Leutershausen

German,American

Capricorn

Oswald ChambersOswald Chambers
(Author, Theologian)

24th July

15 November 1917

Aberdeen

British

Leo

Amy LowellAmy Lowell
(Poet, Writer, Socialite)

9th February

12 May 1925

Brookline

American

Aquarius

Apirana NgataApirana Ngata

3rd July

14 July 1950

Te Araroa

New Zealander

Cancer

Mary GardenMary Garden
(Singer, Opera singer, Actor)

20th February

03 January 1967

Aberdeen

American

Pisces

Bernhard HoetgerBernhard Hoetger
(Painter, Sculptor, Architect)

4th May

18 July 1949

Dortmund

German

Taurus

Serge KoussevitzkySerge Koussevitzky
(Composer, Conductor, Musician)

26th July

04 June 1951

Vyshny Volochyok

Leo

Elsa von Freytag-LoringhovenElsa von Freytag-Loringhoven
(Sculptor, Writer, Painter, Model, Poet, Artist)

12th July

15 December 1927

Świnoujście

German

Cancer

Reginald JohnstonReginald Johnston
(Politician, Diplomat, Teacher)

21st May

10 December 1938

Edinburgh

Scottish

Taurus

Lina CavalieriLina Cavalieri
(Singer, Actor, Opera singer)

25th December

07 February 1944

Viterbo

Capricorn

Eugen FischerEugen Fischer
(Anthropologist, Physician, Racial hygienist, Geneticist, University teacher)

5th July

09 July 1967

Karlsruhe

German

Cancer

Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
(architect)

12th February

25 February 1954

Ixelles

French

Aquarius

PolairePolaire
(Actor, Singer, Stage actor)

14th May

11 October 1939

Algiers

French

Taurus

Henri GuisanHenri Guisan
(Officer)

21st October

07 April 1960

Mézières

Swiss

Libra

Egas MonizEgas Moniz

29th November

13 December 1955

Avanca, Estarreja, Portugal

Portuguese

Sagittarius

William Somerset MaughamWilliam Somerset Maugham

25th January

16 December 1965

UK Embassy, Paris, France

British

Aquarius

Alice Duer MillerAlice Duer Miller
(Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer)

28th July

22 August 1942

New York City

American

Leo

Robert ServiceRobert Service
(Writer, Poet, Novelist)

16th January

11 September 1958

City of Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom

British

Capricorn

E.L. ThorndikeE.L. Thorndike
(Academic, Psychologist)

30th November

1949 AD

Thomas John Watson, Sr.Thomas John Watson, Sr.

17th February

19 June 1956

American

Aquarius

Karl KrausKarl Kraus
(writer, poet, journalist, essayist)

28th April

12 June 1936

Jičín

Austrian

Taurus

Lou HooverLou Hoover
(U.S. First Lady, Philanthropist)

30th November

1944 AD

Oswald J. ChambersOswald J. Chambers

24th July

15 November 1917

Aberdeen, Scotland

Welsh

Leo

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