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

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

Robert FrostRobert Frost
26th March, American
Poet

John D. Rockefeller Jr.John D. Rockefeller Jr.
29th January, American
Philanthropist & Businessman
Gilbert K. ChestertonGilbert K. Chesterton
29th May, British
Writer

Henry TraversHenry Travers
5th March, British
Actor

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
3rd February, American
American novelist
Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
25th April, Italian
Inventor

Arnold SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg
13th September, Austrian
Composer
Lucy Maud MontgomeryLucy Maud Montgomery
30th November, Canadian
Author

Howard CarterHoward Carter
9th May, British
Archaeologist

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

William MaughamWilliam Maugham
25th January, British
Novelist & Playwright

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

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

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
15th April, German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics
August KroghAugust Krogh
15th November, Danish
Zoophysiologist

Joaquín Torres GarcíaJoaquín Torres García
28th July, Uruguayan
Artist

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

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

Honus WagnerHonus Wagner
24th February, German, American
Baseballer

Lou HooverLou Henry Hoover
29th March, American
U.S. First Lady, Philanthropist
Talaat PashaTalaat Pasha
1st September, Turkish
Political Leader

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Aleksandr KolchakAleksandr Kolchak
16th November, Russian
Admiral
Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
9th October, Russian
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,

E.L. ThorndikeE.L. Thorndike
30th November
Academic, Psychologist

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

Thomas J. WatsonThomas J. Watson
17th February, American
Entrepreneur
Nap LajoieNap Lajoie
5th September, American
Baseball player
Lewis HineLewis Hine
26th September, American
Sociologist

Egas MonizAntónio Egas Moniz
29th November, Portuguese
Neurologist

James Michael CurleyJames Michael Curley
20th November, American
Politician

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

Frank KnoxFrank Knox
1st January, American
Politician

Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
9th February, Russian
Theatre Director

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
16th June, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
28th July, Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher

Charlotta Spears BassCharlotta Spears Bass
14th February, American
Editor and activist
Hugo von HofmannsthalHugo von Hofmannsthal
1st February, Austrian
Novelist, Librettist, Poet, Playwright, Writer,

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
18th March, Ukrainian, Russian
Philosopher

Max SchelerMax Scheler
22nd August, German
Philosopher, Anthropologist, University teacher,
Harold LeClair IckesHarold LeClair Ickes
15th March, American
Politician

D. F. MalanD. F. Malan
22nd May, South African
Politician
Charles A. BeardCharles A. Beard
27th November, American
Historian of the modern age, Historian, University

Abbas II of EgyptAbbas II of Egypt
14th July, Egyptian
Khedive

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

Karl KrausKarl Kraus
28th April, Austrian, Czech
writer, poet, journalist, essayist

Luigi EinaudiLuigi Einaudi
24th March, Italian
President
Konstantin PätsKonstantin Päts
23rd February, Estonian
Politician

Amy LowellAmy Lowell
9th February, American
Poet, Writer, Socialite

Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
1st May, Italian, American
Painter

Eugen FischerEugen Fischer
5th July, German
Anthropologist, Physician, Racial hygienist,
Robert ServiceRobert Service
16th January, British
Writer, Poet, Novelist

Elsa von Freytag-LoringhovenElsa von Freytag-Loringhoven
12th July, German
Sculptor, Writer, Painter, Model, Poet, Artist
Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead
1st January, German, American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Joe GansJoe Gans
25th November, American
Boxer

Wu PeifuWu Peifu
22nd April, Chinese
Warlord
Owen D. YoungOwen D. Young
27th October, American
Industrialist

PolairePolaire
14th May, French
Actor, Singer, Stage actor
Thornton W. BurgessThornton W. Burgess
14th January, American
American children’s author and naturalist

Henri GuisanHenri Guisan
21st October, Swiss
Officer

Huang XingHuang Xing
24th October, Chinese
Revolutionary
Lina CavalieriLina Cavalieri
25th December
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

Serge KoussevitzkySerge Koussevitzky
26th July
Composer, Conductor, Musician
François CotyFrançois Coty
3rd May, French
Perfumer

Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
12th February, French
architect

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

Āpirana NgataĀpirana Ngata
3rd July, New Zealander
Politician
Rose O'NeillRose O'Neill
25th June, American
Cartoonist
Paul WegenerPaul Wegener
11th December, German, Polish
Actor

Shahaji IIShahaji II
26th June, Indian
 

Rosa Albach-RettyRosa Albach-Retty
26th December, Austrian
Actress

Jesse H. JonesJesse H. Jones
5th April, American
Politician
Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.
1st October, American
Officer

Clarence DayClarence Day
18th November, American
Author

Clarence MackayClarence Mackay
17th April, American
Financier

Josep Maria SertJosep Maria Sert
21st December, Spanish
Muralist

Mustafa Kamil PashaMustafa Kamil Pasha
14th August, Egyptian
Lawyer
John Russell PopeJohn Russell Pope
24th April, American
Architect

James E. FitzsimmonsJames E. Fitzsimmons
23rd July, American
Horse trainer
Georges LefebvreGeorges Lefebvre
6th August, French
Historian

Mary GardenMary Garden
20th February, American
Singer, Opera singer, Actor
Joaquín Torres-GarcíaJoaquín Torres-García
28th July, Spanish, Uruguayan
Artist
Elchonon WassermanElchonon Wasserman
30th November, Lithuanian
Rabbi