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

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

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

Lucy Maud MontgomeryLucy Maud Montgomery
30th November, Canadian
Author

Howard CarterHoward Carter
9th May, British
Archaeologist
Arnold SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg
13th September, Austrian
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

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

Henry TraversHenry Travers
5th March, British
Actor

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

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

August KroghAugust Krogh
15th November, Danish
Zoophysiologist
Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
5th January, American
Physiologist

Einar JónssonEinar Jónsson
11th May, Icelander
Icelandic sculptor
William MaughamWilliam Maugham
25th January, British
Novelist & Playwright

Joaquín Torres GarcíaJoaquín Torres García
28th July, Uruguayan
Artist

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
Former Prime Minister of Canada
Gustav HolstGustav Holst
21st September, British
Composer

Honus WagnerHonus Wagner
24th February, German, American
Baseballer

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

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J. C. LeyendeckerJ. C. Leyendecker
23rd March, American
Illustrator, Painter, Artist
Talaat PashaTalaat Pasha
1st September, Turkish
Political Leader

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
Egas MonizAntónio Egas Moniz
29th November, Portuguese
Neurologist
Lewis HineLewis Hine
26th September, American
Sociologist

James Michael CurleyJames Michael Curley
20th November, American
Politician

Frank KnoxFrank Knox
1st January, American
Politician

Abbas II of EgyptAbbas II of Egypt
14th July, Egyptian
Khedive
Reginald JohnstonReginald Johnston
21st May, Scottish
Politician, Diplomat, Teacher

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

Jesse H. JonesJesse H. Jones
5th April, American
Politician

Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
28th July, Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher

PolairePolaire
14th May, French
Actor, Singer, Stage actor
D. F. MalanD. F. Malan
22nd May, South African
Politician

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
16th June, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
Hugo von HofmannsthalHugo von Hofmannsthal
1st February, Austrian
Novelist, Librettist, Poet, Playwright, Writer,

Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
9th February, Russian
Theatre Director

Max SchelerMax Scheler
22nd August, German
Philosopher, Anthropologist, University teacher,
Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
1st May, Italian, American
Painter

Elsa von Freytag-LoringhovenElsa von Freytag-Loringhoven
12th July, German
Sculptor, Writer, Painter, Model, Poet, Artist
François CotyFrançois Coty
3rd May, French
Perfumer

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

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

Owen D. YoungOwen D. Young
27th October, American
Industrialist

Eugen FischerEugen Fischer
5th July, German
Anthropologist, Physician, Racial hygienist,
Wu PeifuWu Peifu
22nd April, Chinese
Warlord

Luigi EinaudiLuigi Einaudi
24th March, Italian
President

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

Stephen Samuel WiseStephen Samuel Wise
17th March, Hungarian, American
Rabbi
Konstantin PätsKonstantin Päts
23rd February, Estonian
Politician

Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead
1st January, German, American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Āpirana NgataĀpirana Ngata
3rd July, New Zealander
Politician

Henri GuisanHenri Guisan
21st October, Swiss
Officer

Serge KoussevitzkySerge Koussevitzky
26th July
Composer, Conductor, Musician
Huang XingHuang Xing
24th October, Chinese
Revolutionary

Joe GansJoe Gans
25th November, American
Boxer
Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
12th February, French
architect

John Russell PopeJohn Russell Pope
24th April, American
Architect

Shahaji IIShahaji II
26th June, Indian
 
Ellen Anderson Gholson GlasgowEllen Glasgow
22nd April, American
American author

Wesley Clair MitchellWesley Clair Mitchell
5th August, American
Economist
Mary GardenMary Garden
20th February, American
Singer, Opera singer, Actor

Bill KlemBill Klem
22nd February, American
Baseball umpire

Clarence MackayClarence Mackay
17th April, American
Financier

Joaquín Torres-GarcíaJoaquín Torres-García
28th July, Spanish, Uruguayan
Artist
Vagn Walfrid EkmanVagn Walfrid Ekman
3rd May, Swedish
Oceanographer
Mustafa Kamil PashaMustafa Kamil Pasha
14th August, Egyptian
Lawyer

Otto MuellerOtto Mueller
16th October, German
Painter

Josep Maria SertJosep Maria Sert
21st December, Spanish
Muralist

Frank ConradFrank Conrad
4th May, American
Engineer
Leopoldo LugonesLeopoldo Lugones
13th June, Argentinian
Poet

István BethlenIstván Bethlen
8th October, Hungarian
Statesman

Clarence DayClarence Day
18th November, American
Author

Aleksandr KolchakAleksandr Kolchak
16th November, Russian
Admiral

Georges LefebvreGeorges Lefebvre
6th August, French
Historian
Nicolae RădescuNicolae Rădescu
30th March, Romanian
Officer

James E. FitzsimmonsJames E. Fitzsimmons
23rd July, American
Horse trainer
Wincenty WitosWincenty Witos
22nd January, Polish
Politician

Clemens von PirquetClemens von Pirquet
12th May, Austrian
Scientist
Maurice BaringMaurice Baring
27th April, British
Author
Josef LhévinneJosef Lhévinne
13th December, Russian
Pianist