Famous People Born in December 1857

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Dec 3 Joseph Conrad, Polish novelist (Lord Jim, Heart of Darkness), born in Berdychiv, Poland (d. 1924)

Novelist Joseph Conrad
Novelist
Joseph Conrad
  • Dec 7 Nicola van Westerhout, composer
  • Dec 15 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer
  • Dec 16 Edward Emerson Barnard, Tenn, astronomer (Jupiter's 5th satellite)
  • Dec 22 George [Robert] Gissing, English novelist
  • Dec 31 King Kelly, American baseball player (d. 1894)