Famous People Born in 1835

  • Jan 2 Charles Russell Lowell Jr, American railroad executive and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1864)
  • Jan 3 Larkin Goldsmith Mead, sculptor
  • Jan 5 Friedrich Richard Faltin, composer
  • Jan 5 Hendrik E van Rijgersma, Dutch gouvernement doctor on Saint Maarten
  • Jan 13 Gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns, Belgian jurist/minister of the Interior
  • Jan 17 Antanas Baranauskas, Lithuanian bishop/poet/dialectologist
  • Jan 17 Johan Filip von Schantz, composer
  • Jan 18 Caesar A Cui, Vilna Lithuania, fort architect/composer
  • Jan 18 Jan van Droogenbroeck, Flemish poet
  • Jan 30 Oliver Edwards, American inventor and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1904)
  • Jan 31 William Charles Lunalilo, Monarch of Hawaii (d. 1874)
  • Feb 2 Luigi Manzotti, Milano, ballet choreographer
  • Feb 13 Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, Founder of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community (d. 1908)
  • Feb 14 Francois Haverschmidt, Dutch writer (Snikken en grimlachjes)
  • Feb 15 Alexander Stuart Webb, Major General (Union Army), (d. 1911)
  • Feb 15 Demetrius Vikelas, Greek author (d. 1908)
  • Feb 20 Allessandro d'Ancona, Italian philologist
  • Feb 26 Richard Andree, German geography, etnologist (Andree's Handatlas)
  • Feb 27 Charles Cartuyvels, Belgian pulprit orator
  • Feb 27 Richard Garnett, English author (Ananda the Miracle Worker)
  • Mar 1 Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade)
  • Mar 4 John Hughlings Jackson, English neurologist (d. 1911)
  • Mar 6 Charles Ewing, American attorney and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Lancaster, Ohio (d. 1883)
  • Mar 6 Ludwik Grossman, composer
  • Mar 12 Simon Newcomb, American scientist/mathematician/astronomer
  • Mar 14 Giovanni Schiaparelli, Italian astronomer (discovered canals of Mars), born in Savigliano, Italy (d. 1910)
  • Mar 14 Manuel Fernandez Caballero, composer
  • Mar 15 Eduard Strauss, Austrian composer (318 Dance)
  • Mar 15 John Henrie Kagi, American abolitionist (d. 1859)
  • Mar 21 Thomas Hayward, English cricketer (d. 1876)
  • Mar 24 Josef Stefan, Austrian physicist (Stefan-Boltzmann law)
  • Mar 30 Bernhard Scholz, composer
  • Mar 31 John La Farge, US painter
  • Apr 6 Jose Marraco y Ferrer, composer
  • Apr 9 Leopold II, King of Belgians (1865-1909)
  • Apr 27 John Murray Corse, American politician and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania [or 9/27] (d. 1893)
  • May 1 Alfred Napoleon Alexander "Natti" Duffié, French-American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Paris, France (d. 1880)
  • May 4 Edmund Hart Turpin, composer
  • May 5 Leopold II, Belgian crown prince, baptized
  • May 11 Kārlis Baumanis, Latvian composer (d. 1905)
  • May 21 Newton Martin Curtis, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in De Peyster, New York (d. 1910)
  • May 21 František Chvostek, Moravian physician (d. 1884)
  • May 26 Edward Porter Alexander, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • May 30 Alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden)
  • May 31 Hijikata Toshizō, Japanese military leader (d. 1869)
  • Jun 2 Pius X, [Giuseppe Sarto], 257th Roman Catholic pope (1903-14)
  • Jun 10 Constant A Serrure, Flemish historian
  • Jun 10 Ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane
  • Jun 10 Rebecca Latimer Felton, U.S. Senator (d. 1930)
  • Jun 14 Nikolay Rubinstein, composer
  • Jul 10 Henryk Wieniawski, Lubin Poland, violinist/composer (Souv de Moscou)

  • Jul 27 Giosuè Carducci, Italian writer, Nobel Prize Laureate, born in Pietrasanta, Italy (d. 1907)
  • Jul 28 Jose Garcia Robles, composer
  • Jul 31 Henri Brisson, French statesman (d. 1912)
  • Jul 31 Paul du Chaillu, French explorer (d. 1903)
  • Aug 2 Elisha Grey, inventor (Telephone)
  • Aug 8 James William Forsyth, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Maumee, Ohio (d. 1906)
  • Aug 10 Gyula Beliczay, composer
  • Aug 26 Theodore Washington Brevard, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • Aug 27 Albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter
  • Sep 3 William Gaston Lewis, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1901)
  • Sep 11 William Wirt Allen, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in NYC, New York (d. 1894)
  • Sep 14 Joseph Hayes, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in York County ,Maine (d. 1912)
  • Sep 14 Y de Smit-Rog, oldest citizen of Netherlands (d. 1940 at 104)
  • Sep 27 John Murray Corse, American politician and Major General (Union Army), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1893 [or 4/27])
  • Oct 1 Robert Houston Anderson, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1888)
  • Oct 1 William Hicks "Red" Jackson, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • Oct 1 Ádám Politzer, Austrian physician (d. 1920)
  • Oct 2 Louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian
  • Oct 7 Felix Draeseke, composer
  • Oct 9 Camille Saint-Saëns, French composer (Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso), born in Paris (d. 1921)
  • Oct 11 Hunter McGuire, American physician and Med Director (Confederate Army), born in Winchester, Virginia (d. 1900)
  • Oct 23 Adlai Stevenson, (D) 23rd VP (1893-97)
  • Oct 31 Adelbert Ames, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1933)
  • Oct 31 J F W Adolf Ritter von Baeyer, German chemist (Nobel 1905)
  • Oct 31 Krišjānis Barons, Latvian writer (d. 1923)
  • Nov 1 Godfrey Weitzel, German-American Major General (Union Army), born in Pirmasens, Germany (d. 1884)
  • Nov 4 Lunsford Lindsay Lomax, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1913)
  • Nov 5 Moritz Szeps, Austrian journalist (d. 1902)
  • Nov 9 Davorin Jenko, composer
  • Nov 9 Emile Gaboriau, author (father of French detective novels)
  • Nov 9 Jean-Theodore Radoux, composer
  • Nov 16 Elliott Warren Rice, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1887)
  • Nov 16 Eugenio Beltrami, Cremona Lombardy, Italian Mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry)
  • Nov 17 Andrew L. Harris, governor of Ohio (d. 1915)
  • Nov 18 Americus Vespucius Rice, American politician, banker, and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Perrysville, Ohio (d. 1904)
  • Nov 18 Cesare Lombroso, Italian psychiatrist/criminologist
  • Nov 19 Fitzhugh Lee, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1905)
  • Nov 19 Rani Lakshmi Bai, Indian Queen (d. 1858)
  • Nov 22 Frank Crawford Armstrong, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)

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Nov 25 Andrew Carnegie, Scottish-American industrialist, steel tycoon, philanthropist and one of the richest Americans ever, born in Dunfermline, Scotland (d. 1919)

Industrialist and Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie
Industrialist and Philanthropist
Andrew Carnegie
  • Nov 29 Empress Dowager Cixi, Chinese ruler (d. 1908)

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Nov 30 Mark Twain [Samuel Clemens], American author (Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn), born in Florida, Missouri (d. 1910)

Author Mark Twain
Author
Mark Twain
  • Dec 1 Micah Jenkins, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1864)
  • Dec 4 Samuel Butler, England, author (Erewhom, Way of All Flesh)
  • Dec 6 Wilhelm Rudolf Fittig, Hamburg, German Chemist (synthesizing organic compounds)
  • Dec 7 Dom Joseph Pothier, French monk/musicologist
  • Dec 11 Adolf Stoecker, German anti semite/PM
  • Dec 12 Georges Jean Pfeiffer, composer
  • Dec 13 Phillips Brooks, Episcopal bishop/composer (Little Town of Bethlehem)
  • Dec 17 Alexander E Agassiz, American businessman/biologist/geology
  • Dec 18 George Dashiell Bayard, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Seneca Falls, New York (d. 1862)
  • Dec 18 Lyman Abbott, American author (d. 1922)
  • Dec 28 Archibald Geikie, British geologist