Famous People Born in June 1824

  • Jun 2 Samuel Wilks, British Physician and founding father of clinical science, born in London, England
  • Jun 3 Charles Kinnaird Graham, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Jun 8 James Loudon, gov-gen of Neth-Indies
  • Jun 8 William Montgomery Gardner, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1901)
  • Jun 13 Julius Eichberg, composer
  • Jun 18 Johannes Heykamp, Catholic archbishop of Utrecht
  • Jun 20 George E Street, British (?) architect
  • Jun 20 John Tyler Morgan, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1907)
  • Jun 22 Frederic Louis Ritter, composer
  • Jun 23 Carl Heinrich Carsten Reinecke, composer

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Jun 26 William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin, Irish-Scottish mathematical physicist (Kelvin Scale) and engineer (transatlantic telegraph), born in Belfast, Ireland (d. 1907)

Mathematical Physicist and Engineer William Thomson
Mathematical Physicist and Engineer
William Thomson
  • Jun 26 Moritz Furstenau, composer
  • Jun 28 Paul Broca, France, brain surgeon/anthro (located speech center)
  • Jun 28 William Tatus Wofford, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1884)
  • Jun 29 Victor J van Hinsbergh, South Neth engraver (PTT Stempels)