Famous People Born in December 1821

  • 2nd Rufus Barringer, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1895)
  • 10th Nikolai A Nekrasov, Russian poet, writer and publisher (Russkije Zjenjshiny)
  • 12th Gustave Flaubert, France, novelist (Madame Bovary)
  • 15th Auguste Emmanuel Vaucorbeil, composer
  • 17th Frederick West Lander, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1862)
  • 19th Mary Ashton Livermore, American reformer/women's suffrage leader
  • 22nd Giovanni Bottesini, Italian Romantic composer, conductor and a double bass virtuoso, born in Crema, Lombardy (d. 1889)

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25th Clara Barton, Oxford Mass, nurse/founder (American Red Cross), (d. 1912)

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  • 27th Jane Wilde, Irish poet, nationalist and mother of Oscar Wilde, born in Wexford (d. 1896)