Famous Birthdays for Year 1848

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Birthdays 1 - 93 of 93

Jan 1st - John Goff, Irish lawyer (d. 1924)
Jan 4th - Katsura Taro, Prime Minister of Japan (d. 1913)
Jan 5th - Khristo Botev, hero of Bulgarian revolt against Turkey, poet
Jan 5th - Same Steele, Canadian soldier, born in Purbrook, Canada West, (d. 1919)
Jan 9th - Princess Frederica of Hanover (d. 1926)
Jan 18th - Ioan Slavici, Transylvanian writer (d. 1925)
Jan 19th - John F. Stairs, Canadian businessman (d. 1904)
Jan 21st - Henri Duparc, French composer
Jan 22nd - Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages)
Jan 24th - Vasily Surikov, Russian painter (d. 1916)
Jan 27th - Togo Heihachiro, Japanese admiral (d. 1934)
Feb 4th - [Francois-Victor-]Jean Aicard, Fren playwright/poet (Jeune Croyances)
Feb 5th - Belle Starr [Myra Belle Shirley], US female outlaw (wild west)
Feb 5th - Joris-Karl Huysmans, France, writer (Against the Grain)
Feb 5th - Ignacio Carrera Pinto, Chilean war hero (d. 1882)
Feb 6th - Luigi Mancinelli, composer
Feb 14th - Benjamin Baillaud, French astronomer (d. 1934)
Feb 16th - Hugo de Vries, Dutch botanist (How species emerge)
Feb 17th - Louisa Lawson, Australian suffragist and writer (d. 1920)
Feb 18th - Louis Comfort Tiffany, glassmaker (stained glass windows)
Feb 20th - Edward Henry Harriman, American railroad executive (d. 1909)
Feb 23rd - Thomas Paine Westendorf, composer
Feb 24th - C Grant B Allen, Canadian writer (Woman Who Did)
Feb 24th - Johanna C P Barbiers, actress (Voddenraper of Paris)
Feb 24th - Andrew Inglis Clark, Tasmanian politician (d. 1907)
Feb 27th - Charles Hubert H Parry, England, musicologist/composer (Jerusalem)
Mar 1st - Augustus Saint-Gaudens, US, sculptor/designer (1907 $20 gold piece)
Mar 3rd - Adelaide Neilson, English Actress (d. 1880)
Mar 9th - Martin Pierre Joseph Marsick, composer
Mar 12th - Cyrill Kistler, composer
Mar 17th - Horace Wadham Nicholl, composer
Mar 18th - Nathaniel Herreshoff, America Cup yacht designer
Mar 18th - Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, daughter of Queen Victoria (d. 1939)
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Mar 24th - Honoré Beaugrand, Quebec journalist and newspaper publisher (La Patrie) (d. 1906)
Mar 25th - William Keith Brooks, American marine zoologist (anatomy and embryology of marine animals), born in Cleveland, Ohio
Mar 29th - Aleksei Kuropatkin, Russian general/minister of War
Mar 31st - John Henry Roberts, composer
Apr 7th - Randall Thomas Davidson, Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 1930)
Apr 9th - F A MacKinnon, cricketer (later the 35th Mackinnon of Mackinnon)
Apr 9th - Helena Lange, German feminist
Apr 12th - José Gautier Benítez, Puerto Rican poet (d. 1880)
Apr 16th - Kandukuri Veeresalingam, Social Reformer of Andhra Pradesh, India (d. 1919)
Apr 27th - King Otto I of Bavaria (d. 1916)
Apr 28th - Ludvig Schytte, composer
Apr 29th - Raja Ravi Varma, Indian painter, born in Kilimanoor, Travancore (d. 1906)
May 5th - Adalbert von Goldschmidt, composer
May 15th - Viktor Vasnetsov, Russian painter (d. 1926)
May 23rd - Helmuth J L von Moltke, German general/chief of staff (WW I)
May 23rd - Otto Lilienthal, pioneer aviator
Jun 1st - Otto Valdemar Malling, composer
Jun 7th - Paul Gaugin, [Eugene Henri], French post-impressionist painter
Jun 24th - Brooks Adams, US philosopher (Theory of Social Revolutions)
Jul 9th - Robert I, Duke of Parma, last ruling Duke of Parma (d. 1907)
Jul 15th - Vilfredo F D Pareto, Italian economist/sociologist
Jul 16th - Henri[cus A] Viotta, Dutch conductor/composer (Lexicon of Music)
Jul 18th - William Gilbert Grace, Victorian England's greatest cricketer
Jul 19th - Cornelis A Pekelharing, artist (fabric seller)
Jul 22nd - Adolf Friedrich V, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1914)
Jul 25th - Arthur Earl Balfour, (C), British PM (1902-05) (Balfour Declaration)
Jul 27th - Vladimir de Pachmann, Russian-German pianist
Jul 27th - Loránd Eötvös, Hungarian physicist (d. 1919)
Jul 27th - Friedrich Ernst Dorn, Guttstadt, Province of Prussia (now Warmia in Poland), German physicist who discovered that radon is emitted from radium
Jul 31st - Jean Robert Planquette, France, composer (Bells of Corneville)
Aug 1st - František Kmoch, Czech composer and conductor
Aug 4th - Vladimir Sukhomlinov, Russian general (d. 1926)
Aug 12th - Macellus Emants, Dutch writer/poet (Along the Nile)
Aug 19th - Gustave Caillebotte, French shipbuilding design/painter (Rue de Paris)
Aug 22nd - Melville E. Stone, American newspaper publisher (d. 1929)
Aug 30th - Andrew Onderdonk, Canadian railway contractor (d. 1905)
Sep 1st - Auguste-Henri Forel, Swiss entomologist (d. 1931)
Sep 4th - Lewis H Latimer, inventor/engineer
Sep 4th - Jennie Lee, American actress (d. 1925)
Sep 5th - Manuel Giro, composer
Sep 10th - William M Harnett, US painter (Old Violin)
Sep 24th - Pieter Louis Tak, literary (The Chronicle)
Sep 29th - Caroline Ardelia Yale, US, educated deaf
Oct 3rd - Henry Lerolle, French painter (d. 1929)
Oct 5th - Guido von List, German writer (d. 1919)
Oct 17th - William "Candy" Cummings, created curve ball
Oct 30th - Zinovi P Rozhestvensky, Russian vice-admiral
Oct 31st - Boston Custer, brother of George Armstrong Custer (d. 1876)
Nov 8th - Gottlob Frege, Germany, mathematician/logician (Begriffsschrift)
Nov 12th - Eduard Müller, member of the Swiss Federal Council (d. 1919)
Nov 13th - Albert HK, monarch of Monaco (1889-1922)
Nov 24th - Lilli Lehmann, opera singer
Dec 9th - Joel Chandler Harris, US journalist (created Uncle Remus stories)
Dec 12th - William Vanderbilt, yachtsman (donated Vanderbilt Cup)
Dec 15th - Edwin Howland Blashfield, decorated the dome of Library of Congress
Dec 17th - Frederick Grant Gleason, composer
Dec 18th - Karl Schroder, composer
Dec 21st - Edward Everett Rice, composer
Dec 30th - Mary Frances Allitsen, composer

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