Famous People From Scotland
William WallaceWilliam Wallace
1270 AD
Patriot, Revolutionary Fighter, Knight, De facto
Adam SmithAdam Smith
16 June 1723
Economist and Philosopher

David HumeDavid Hume
26 April 1711
Philosopher & Historian

Thomas CarlyleThomas Carlyle
04 December 1795
Philosopher

Allan Octavian HumeAllan Octavian Hume
04 June 1829
Founder of Indian National Congress

Alexander Bain - PhilosopherAlexander Bain - Philosopher
11 June 1818
Scottish philosopher
Neil OliverNeil Oliver
21 February 1967
TV Presenter

Duns ScotusDuns Scotus
1265 AD
philosopher, theologian, writer, cleric,

James MillJames Mill
06 April 1773
Historian

John BuchanJohn Buchan
26 August 1875
Novelist
Mary SomervilleMary Somerville
26 December 1780
Mathematician, Linguist, Translator, Astronomer,

Patrick GeddesPatrick Geddes
02 October 1854
Urban planner, Sociologist
David BrewsterDavid Brewster
11 December 1781
Botanist, Civil engineer, Physicist, Engineer,

Thomas ReidThomas Reid
 

W. D. RossW. D. Ross
 
Abdalqadir as-SufiAbdalqadir as-Sufi
1930 AD
theologian, philosopher, actor

Mountstuart ElphinstoneMountstuart Elphinstone
06 October 1779
Statesman
James Burnett, Lord MonboddoJames Burnett, Lord Monboddo
25 October 1714
Judge

Dugald StewartDugald Stewart
 

John CampbellJohn Campbell
1956 AD
Philosopher
Andrew MelvilleAndrew Melville
01 August 1545
Linguist, Theologian, University teacher

A.S. NeillA.S. Neill
17 October 1883
Educator
John LawJohn Law
21 April 1671
economist, banker, statistician

James BeattieJames Beattie
25 October 1735
Linguist, Poet, Translator, Philosopher, Writer

Sir Mortimer WheelerSir Mortimer Wheeler
10 September 1890
Archaeologist

Thomas GordonThomas Gordon
11 March 1918
psychologist