Famous People Born in December 1835

  • 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