Famous Birthdays for Year 1849

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Birthdays 1 - 81 of 81

Jan 9th - John Hartley, English tennis player, double winner of Wimbledon (d. 1935)
Jan 11th - Oskar Lassar, German dermatologist (bath house)
Jan 12th - Jean Béraud, French painter (d. 1935)
Jan 18th - Edmund Barton, 1st PM of Australia (1900-03)
Jan 22nd - August Strindberg, Sweden, dramatist/novelist (Apologia)
Feb 2nd - Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav, Slovak poet (d. 1921)
Feb 4th - Jean Richepin, French poet/writer (Les Chansons de Gueux)
Feb 13th - Lord Randolph Churchill, England, politician, Winston's father
Feb 17th - Selwyn Image, Bodiam Sussex, painter
Feb 18th - Alexander L Kielland, Norwegian writer/politician (Garman og Worse)
Feb 22nd - Nikolay Yakovlevich Sonin, Russian mathematician (d. 1915)
Mar 2nd - Robert Means Thompson, U.S. Naval Officer (d. 1930)
Mar 3rd - Jacques Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer
Mar 7th - Luther Burbank, Lancaster, Mass, horticulturist
Mar 16th - James E Smith, became father at 100 with woman 64 years younger
Mar 19th - Alfred von Tirpitz, German World War I Admiral (d. 1930)
Horticulturist Luther BurbankHorticulturist Luther Burbank (Mar 7th) Mar 28th - James Darmesteter, French author and antiquarian (d. 1894)
Apr 6th - John William Waterhouse, British painter (d. 1917)
Apr 13th - Enrique Jose Varona, Cuban sociologist/psychologist
Apr 17th - William R. Day, American diplomat and Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1923)
Apr 21st - Oskar Hertwig, Germany, embryologist, discovered fertilization
Apr 24th - Joseph S Gallieni, general (Battle of Marne)/milt governor (Paris)
Apr 25th - Felix Klein, German mathematician (Evanston Colloquium)
May 3rd - Jacob Riis, Denmark, reporter (NY Tribune, NY Evening Sun)
May 3rd - Bernhard von Bülow, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1929)
May 5th - Hambletonian, Chester NY, greatest standardbred horse
May 6th - Wyatt Eaton, artist
May 22nd - Louis Perrier, Swiss politician (d. 1913)
May 27th - "Blind" Tom Bethune, pianist/composer
Jun 2nd - Paul-Albert Besnard, French painter/graphic artist (La femme)
Jun 8th - Juliaan Dillens, Flemish sculptor (Anspach Monument)
Jun 9th - Joseph Vezina, composer
Jun 9th - Michael Peter Ancher, Danish painter (d. 1927)
Jun 27th - Harriet Hubbard Ayer, beauty cream maufacturer & expert/columnist
Jun 29th - Sergei J Witte, Neth/Russ count/premier Russia
Jun 29th - John Hunn, American businessman (d. 1926)
Jul 2nd - Maria Theresia of Austria-Este, queen of Bavaria (d. 1919)
Jul 12th - William Osler, Canada, physician/author (circulatory system)
Jul 15th - Moritz Heuzenroeder, composer
Jul 19th - F A Alphonse Aulard, French historian
Jul 19th - Ferdinand Brunetière, French writer and critic (d. 1906)
Jul 20th - Robert Anderson Van Wyck, Mayor of New York City (d. 1918)
Poet Emma LazarusPoet Emma Lazarus (Jul 22nd) Jul 22nd - Emma Lazarus, New York NY, poet ("New Colossus" - on the base of Statue of Liberty)
Jul 23rd - Geza Zichy, composer
Jul 27th - John Hopkinson, Manchester, U.K., British physicist and electrical engineer (Hopkinson's Law)
Jul 29th - Max Nordau, Austrian author and Zionist leader (d. 1923)
Aug 12th - Abbott Handerson Thayer, painter/naturalist
Aug 18th - Benjamin Louis Paul Godard, composer
Aug 23rd - William Ernest Henley, British poet, critic, and editor (d. 1903)
Aug 27th - Manuel Acuna, Mexican poet (Nocturno)
Aug 29th - Titus A J van Asch van Wijck, Dutch governor Suriname (1891-97)
Aug 30th - Joseph Mallaby Dent, Dutch publisher
Sep 1st - Elizabeth Harrison, US, educator (Natl Congress of Parents & Teachers)
Sep 3rd - Sarah Orne Jewett, Maine, author (Country of the Pointed Firs)
Physiologist Ivan PavlovPhysiologist Ivan Pavlov (Sep 14th) Sep 14th - Ivan Pavlov, Russia, physiologist/pioneer in psychology (Nobel 1904)
Sep 17th - Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer
Sep 21st - Edmund Gosse, translator/critic (Father & Son), born in London, England
Sep 21st - Maurice Barrymore, Indian-born patriarch of the Barrymore family (d. 1905)
Sep 22nd - John Godden, English explorer (Curacao)
Sep 23rd - Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer
Sep 28th - Dudley Allen Sargent, US, physician/educator (Harvard U gymnasium)
Sep 29th - Ladislao Joseph Philip Paul Zavrtal, composer
Oct 6th - Basil Zaharoff, arms dealer, "merchant of death"
Oct 7th - James Whitcomb Riley, US, poet (Raggedy Man)
Oct 16th - Arnold Krug, composer
Oct 16th - Charles Harford Lloyd, composer
Oct 26th - Ferdinand Georg Frobenius, German mathematician (d. 1917)
Oct 30th - Johan Willem, son of Dutch princess Marianne & coachman
Nov 5th - Rui Barbosa, Brazil, statesman/jurist/essayist/civil liberties
Nov 8th - Edward Julius Biedermann, composer
Nov 22nd - Friedrich von Bernhardi, German historian (Germany & the Next War)
Nov 22nd - Christian Rohlfs, German artist (d. 1938)
Nov 24th - Frances Hodgson Burnett, Manchester UK, playwright and children's author ("The Secret Garden")
Nov 29th - Ambrose Fleming, inventor (diode)
Dec 6th - August von Mackensen, German field marshal (d. 1945)
Dec 11th - Ellen Key, Swedish theory/author/feminist (Courageous Woman)
Dec 19th - Henry Clay Frick, Penn, built world's largest coke & steel operation
Dec 21st - James Lane Allen, US writer (Kentucky Cardinal)
Dec 22nd - Fritz Mauthner, Bohemia, German author/philosopher (skepticism)
Dec 26th - Samuel E "Sam" van Beem, actor (Fanfan la Tulipe)
Dec 28th - Herbert von Bismarck, German politician/son of Otto of Bismarck

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