9 names.

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1. Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe Writer, Spirits of the Dead Edgar Allan Poe was born on January 19, 1809, in Boston, Massachusetts. His father, named David Poe Jr., and his mother, named Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins Poe, were touring actors. Both parents died in 1811, and Poe became an orphan before he was 3 years old. He was adopted by John Allan, a tobacco merchant in Richmond...
2. Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin Soundtrack, The Prestige Frédéric François Chopin was born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin, on March 1, 1810, in Zelazowa Wola, Masovia region, Duchy of Warsaw, Poland. His father, named Mikolaj (Nicolas) Chopin, was a Frenchman who came to Poland from Lorraine, and eventually became professor at Warsaw Lyceum. His mother, named Tekla Justina Krzyzanovska...
3. Anne Brontë Anne Brontë Writer, Episode #1.3 The youngest of the talented Brontë siblings, Anne was born January 17th, 1820 to Rev. Patrick Brontë and Maria Branwell Brontë. Her mother died of cancer when she was only a year old, and growing up Anne was especially close to her elder sister Emily Brontë. Along with their other sister, Charlotte Brontë and their only brother...
4. Johann Strauß Sr. Johann Strauß Sr. Soundtrack, Hugo Johann Strauss Sr. was born on March 14, 1804, in Vienna, Austria. His father owned a small inn on the river Danube, and his mother was innkeeper, she died when he was seven years old. Strauss studied music with Johann Polichansky and also was an apprentice of a bookbinder. He joined a string quartet that grew into a small orchestra playing Viennese waltzes and German dances...
5. Juliusz Slowacki Juliusz Slowacki Writer, Blanche
6. Otto Nicolai Otto Nicolai Soundtrack, The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec
7. Sándor Petöfi Sándor Petöfi Writer, Petöfi '73 Though he died very young, Petôfi is the best nown Hungarian poet and is something of a national institution. He was born as the son of butcher István Petrovics and Mária Hrúz, a Slovak maid, in the Great Hungarian plains. As a young man, he became an actor and joined several theater companies but was not successful in this job and stayed quite poor...
8. James Justinian Morier James Justinian Morier Writer, The Adventures of Hajji Baba
9. Max Schneckenburger Max Schneckenburger Soundtrack, Iron Sky
9 names.