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.

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 Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Blenheim Palace
Died: January 24, 1965

 2 Harry Houdini

Harry Houdini.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Illusionist
Birthdate: 24th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Budapest
Died: October 31, 1926
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 3 Herbert Hoover

Herbert Hoover.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 31st U.S. President
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Branch
Died: October 20, 1964

 4 Robert Frost

Robert Frost.
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Died: January 29, 1963
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 5 Sir Ernest Shackleton

Sir Ernest Shackleton.
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Antarctic explorer
Birthdate: 15th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kilkea
Died: January 5, 1922

 6 John D. Rockefeller Jr.

John D. Rockefeller Jr..
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Famous As: Philanthropist & Businessman
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio
Died: May 11, 1960
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 7 Gertrude Stein

Gertrude Stein.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American novelist
Birthdate: 3rd February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 27, 1946
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 8 Gilbert K. Chesterton

Gilbert K. Chesterton.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 29th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kensington, England
Died: June 14, 1936
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 9 Guglielmo Marconi

Guglielmo Marconi.
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Listed In: Physicists
Famous As: Inventor & Physicist
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: July 20, 1937

 10 Honus Wagner

Honus Wagner
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseballer
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chartiers, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: December 6, 1955
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 11 William Maugham

William Maugham.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist & Playwright
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 16, 1965

 12 Lucy Maud Montgomery

Lucy Maud Montgomery.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Clifton, Prince Edward Island
Died: April 24, 1942
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 13 Arnold Schoenberg

Arnold Schoenberg.
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 13th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leopoldstadt, Vienna, Austria
Died: July 13, 1951

 14 William Lyon Mackenzie King

William Lyon Mackenzie King
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Canada
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Died: July 22, 1950
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 15 Howard Carter

Howard Carter.
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Listed In: Archaeologists
Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kensington, England, United Kingdom
Died: March 2, 1939

 16 Gustavus Theodore von Holst

Gustavus Theodore von Holst.
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cheltenham
Died: May 25, 1934
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 17 Aleksandr Kolchak

Aleksandr Kolchak
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Admiral
Birthdate: 16th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: February 7, 1920

 18 Chaim Weizmann

Chaim Weizmann.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Israel
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Motal
Died: November 9, 1952
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 19 Nap Lajoie

Nap Lajoie
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Listed In: Baseball Players
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: 5th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Woonsocket, Rhode Island, United States
Died: February 7, 1959

 20 Talaat Pasha

Talaat Pasha
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Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kardzali, Bulgaria
Died: March 15, 1921
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 21 António Egas Moniz

António Egas Moniz
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Listed In: Neurologists
Famous As: Neurologist
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Avanca, Portugal
Died: December 13, 1955

 22 Thomas J. Watson

Thomas J. Watson
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Campbell, New York, United States
Died: June 19, 1956
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 23 Nicholas Roerich

Nicholas Roerich
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: December 13, 1947

 24 Edward Thorndike

Edward Thorndike.
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Williamsburg, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 9, 1949
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 25 Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone

Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kensington Palace, Middlesex, England
Died: January 16, 1957

 26 Charles Ives

Charles Ives.
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Danbury, Connecticut
Died: May 19, 1954
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 27 J. C. Leyendecker

J. C. Leyendecker
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Illustrator, Painter, Artist
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Montabaur
Died: July 26, 1951

 28 Lou Henry Hoover

Lou Henry Hoover
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Listed In: First Ladies
Famous As: U.S. First Lady, Philanthropist
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Waterloo, Iowa, United States
Died: January 7, 1944
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 29 Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, London, England
Died: February 6, 1899

 30 Henry Travers

Henry Travers.
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Prudhoe, United Kingdom
Died: October 18, 1965

 31 Robert W. Service

Robert W. Service.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Writer
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Preston, Lancashire, England
Died: September 11, 1958

 32 D. F. Malan

D. F. Malan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Riebeek-West in the Cape Colony
Died: February 7, 1959

 33 Lewis Hine

Lewis Hine
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Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
Died: November 3, 1940

 34 Oswald Chambers

Oswald Chambers
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Famous As: Author, Theologian
Birthdate: 24th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Aberdeen
Died: November 15, 1917

 35 Princess Marie of Hesse and by Rhine

Princess Marie of Hesse and by Rhine
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: November 16, 1878

 36 Arthur Meighen

Arthur Meighen
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ontario
Died: August 5, 1960

 37 Carl Bosch

Carl Bosch.
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist & Engineer
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: April 26, 1940

 38 James Michael Curley

James Michael Curley
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 20th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 12, 1958

 39 Vsevolod Meyerhold

Vsevolod Meyerhold
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Famous As: Theatre Director
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Penza, Russia
Died: February 2, 1940

 40 Abbas II of Egypt

Abbas II of Egypt
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Khedive
Birthdate: 14th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: December 19, 1944

 41 Nikolai Berdyaev

Nikolai Berdyaev
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kiev Governorate
Died: March 24, 1948

 42 Reginald Johnston

Reginald Johnston
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Famous As: Politician, Diplomat, Teacher
Birthdate: 21st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edinburgh
Died: December 10, 1938

 43 Prince Jean, Duke of Guise

Prince Jean, Duke of Guise
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 25, 1940

 44 Bert Williams

Bert Williams
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nassau
Died: March 4, 1922

 45 Antanas Smetona

Antanas Smetona.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Lithuania
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Taujėnai
Died: January 9, 1944

 46 Max Scheler

Max Scheler
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 22nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: May 19, 1928

 47 Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Hugo von Hofmannsthal
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Librettist, Poet, Playwright, Writer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: 1st February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: July 15, 1929

 48 Frank Knox

Frank Knox
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts United States
Died: April 28, 1944

 49 Ernst Cassirer

Ernst Cassirer
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher, University teacher
Birthdate: 28th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wrocław
Died: April 13, 1945

 50 Romaine Brooks

Romaine Brooks
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 1st May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: December 7, 1970