Famous People Born in September 1839

  • Sep 2 Henry George, land reformer/writer (Progress & Poverty)
  • Sep 10 Isaac Kauffman Funk, American publisher (Funk & Wagnalls)
  • Sep 10 Charles Peirce, American philosopher (d. 1914)
  • Sep 25 Karl Alfred Ritter von Zittel, German geologist and paleontologist (Libya), born in Bahlingen, Germany (d. 1904)
  • Sep 25 [Wilhel]Mina JPR Kruseman, writer/feminist
  • Sep 28 Frances E C Willard, NY, founder (Woman's Christian Temperance Union)