Famous people born in 1808

Napoleon III

Napoleon III

Napoleon III was the Emperor of the Second French Empire from 1852-70

FrenchApril 20, 1808173 views

Caroline Chisholm

Caroline Jones Chisholm was an English philanthropist and humanitarian known for working towards female immigrant welfare in Australia

BritishMay 30, 1808157 views

Andrew Johnson

Read about Andrew Johnson, the 17th President of the United States, in the biography, which has all the relevant information about his profile, childhood, life and timeline.

AmericanDecember 29, 1808109 views

Antonio Meucci

Antonio Meucci was one of the renowned scientists of the 18th century who is credited with many inventions like Hygrometer

ItalianApril 13, 1808146 views

Caroline Norton

Caroline Norton was a significant literary figure and social reformer of the Victorian era

BritishMarch 22, 180886 views

Eston Hemings

Eston Hemings was an African-American slave believed to be fathered by Thomas Jefferson

AmericanMay 21, 1808180 views

Salmon P. Chase

Salmon Portland Chase was an American jurist and politician and served as the sixth Chief Justice of the United States

AmericanJanuary 13, 1808200 views

Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Finis Davis was a renowned American politician, known as the only President of the Confederate States of America

AmericanJune 3, 1808117 views