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

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
3rd February, American
American novelist

Sir Ernest ShackletonSir Ernest Shackleton
15th February, British
Antarctic explorer
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 & Physicist
Lucy Maud MontgomeryLucy Maud Montgomery
30th November, Canadian
Author

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

William MaughamWilliam Maugham
25th January, British
Novelist & Playwright

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

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

Honus WagnerHonus Wagner
24th February, German, American
Baseballer
Gustav HolstGustav Holst
21st September, British
Composer

William Lyon Mackenzie KingWilliam Lyon Mackenzie King
17th December, Canadian
Former Prime Minister of Canada

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

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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

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
9th October, Russian
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,

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

Princess Marie of Hesse and by RhinePrincess Marie of Hesse and by Rhine
24th May, German
Princess
Thomas J. WatsonThomas J. Watson
17th February, American
Entrepreneur
J. C. LeyendeckerJ. C. Leyendecker
23rd March, American
Illustrator, Painter, Artist

Nap LajoieNap Lajoie
5th September, American
Baseball player

Egas MonizAntónio Egas Moniz
29th November, Portuguese
Neurologist

Reginald JohnstonReginald Johnston
21st May, Scottish
Politician, Diplomat, Teacher
Lewis HineLewis Hine
26th September, American
Sociologist

D. F. MalanD. F. Malan
22nd May, South African
Politician

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

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
18th March, Ukrainian, Russian
Philosopher

Oswald ChambersOswald Chambers
24th July, British
Author, Theologian
Bill KlemBill Klem
22nd February, American
Baseball umpire

James Michael CurleyJames Michael Curley
20th November, American
Politician
Prince Jean, Duke of GuisePrince Jean, Duke of Guise
4th September, French
Aristocrat

Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
9th February, Russian
Theatre Director

Bert WilliamsBert Williams
12th November, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor
Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
28th July, Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
16th June, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
1st May, Italian, American
Painter

Hugo von HofmannsthalHugo von Hofmannsthal
1st February, Austrian
Novelist, Librettist, Poet, Playwright, Writer,

Max SchelerMax Scheler
22nd August, German
Philosopher

Wu PeifuWu Peifu
22nd April, Chinese
Warlord

Eugen FischerEugen Fischer
5th July, German
Anthropologist, Physician, Racial hygienist,
Frank KnoxFrank Knox
1st January, American
Politician

Gustave WhiteheadGustave Whitehead
1st January, German, American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

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

Harold LeClair IckesHarold LeClair Ickes
15th March, American
Politician
Luigi EinaudiLuigi Einaudi
24th March, Italian
President

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
9th August, French, Venezuelan
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic,
PolairePolaire
14th May, French
Singer

Konstantin PätsKonstantin Päts
23rd February, Estonian
Politician

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

Inessa ArmandInessa Armand
8th May, French
Politician
Karl KrausKarl Kraus
28th April, Austrian
Writer

Shahaji IIShahaji II
26th June, Indian
 

Robert ServiceRobert Service
16th January, British
Writer, Poet, Novelist
Āpirana NgataĀpirana Ngata
3rd July, New Zealander
Politician

Rose O'NeillRose O'Neill
25th June, American
Cartoonist
Lina CavalieriLina Cavalieri
25th December
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

Clarence DayClarence Day
18th November, American
Author

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, American, Russian
Conductor
Princess Elisabeth Marie of BavariaPrincess Elisabeth Marie of Bavaria
8th January, German
Princess

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

Josef SukJosef Suk
4th January, Czech
Composer

Jörg Lanz von LiebenfelsJörg Lanz von Liebenfels
19th July, Austrian
Pioneer of Ariosophy
Kathleen LynnKathleen Lynn
28th January, Irish
Politician

Joe GansJoe Gans
25th November, American
Boxer

Huang XingHuang Xing
24th October, Chinese
Revolutionary

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

Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
12th February, French
architect
Paul WegenerPaul Wegener
11th December, German, Polish
Actor

Rupert Guinness, 2nd Earl of IveaghRupert Guinness, 2nd Earl of Iveagh
29th March, British
Rower, Politician
François CotyFrançois Coty
3rd May, French
Perfumer

Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.
1st October, American
Officer
James E. FitzsimmonsJames E. Fitzsimmons
23rd July, American
Horse trainer
Franz SchmidtFranz Schmidt
22nd December, Austrian, Hungarian
Composer