Famous Birthdays for Year 1860

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Birthdays 1 - 135 of 135

Jan 2nd - William C Mills, museum curator (excavated Ohio Indian mounds)
Jan 7th - Emanuil Manolov, composer
Jan 8th - Nancy Jones, US African American missionary in Africa
Jan 11th - Marie Bashkirtseff, Russian/French painter/author (Journal)
Jan 12th - Henry Larkin, American baseball player (d. 1942)
Jan 17th - Douglas Hyde, President of Ireland (d. 1949)
Jan 21st - Karl Staaff, Prime Minister of Sweden (d. 1915)
Jan 25th - Charles Curtis, (R) 31st US VP (1929-33)
Jan 29th - Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, Tagarov Russia, playwright (Cherry Orchard)
Feb 2nd - Curtis Guild, Jr., 43rd Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1915)
Feb 6th - Johan [Eliza J] de Meester, Dutch journalist/writer (Geertje)
Feb 11th - Rachilde, [Marguerite Vallette-Eymery], French author (Monsieur Venus)
Feb 14th - Eugen Schiffer, German politician (d. 1954)
Feb 14th - Waldemar Lindgren, Kalmar, Swedish-American Geologist (economic geology, ore classification)
Feb 18th - Anders Zorn, Swedish painter/etcher/sculptor (Gustavus Vasa)
Author and Playwright Anton ChekhovAuthor and Playwright Anton Chekhov (Jan 29th) Feb 21st - Karel Matěj Čapek-Chod, Czech journalist (d. 1927)
Feb 21st - Goscombe John, Welsh sculptor (d. 1952)
Feb 24th - Daniel Berkeley Updike, printer/publisher/writer (Printing Types)
Feb 25th - Menso Kamerlingh Onnes, painter/water colors painter
Feb 25th - William James Ashley, English economic-historian
Feb 29th - Herman Hollerith, inventor (1st electric tabulating machine)
Mar 2nd - Susanna M. Salter, 1st American female mayor and temperance leader (d. 1961)
Mar 3rd - John Montgomery Ward, American baseball player (d. 1925)
Mar 11th - Thomas Hastings, architect (NY Public Library), born in NYC, New York
Mar 12th - Salvatore Di Giacomo, composer
Mar 13th - Hugo Wolf, Austrian composer (d. 1903)
Mar 19th - William Jennings Bryan, Salem Illinois, "The Great Commoner" orator/statesman
Politician William Jennings BryanPolitician William Jennings Bryan (Mar 19th) Mar 22nd - Alfred Ploetz, German physician (d. 1940)
Mar 27th - Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (d. 1924)
Mar 31st - Isidor Traube, Hildesheim Hanover, German Chemist (founded capillary chemistry, research on liquids)
Apr 3rd - Frederik W van Eeden, Dutch utopian writer (Walden)
Apr 6th - René Lalique, French jewel designer
Apr 7th - Will Keith Kellogg, American cereal manufacturer (d. 1951)
Apr 13th - James Ensor, Flemish painter/etcher (De lampenjongen)
Apr 20th - Charles Gordon Curtis, US attorney/inventor (Curtis Turbine)
Apr 20th - Pieter Jelles Troelstra, Dutch MP (SDAP)
Apr 22nd - Ada Rehan, American stage actress (d. 1916)
Apr 26th - Alphonse M A J Ariëns, Dutch pastor
Apr 29th - Lorado Taft, US, sculptor (Black Hawk)
May 2nd - D'Arcy Thompson, zoologist/classicist (On Growth & Form)
May 2nd - Theodor Herzl, Austria, journalist/founder (Zionist movement)
May 3rd - John Scott Haldane, Scottish physiologist (d. 1936)
May 3rd - Vito Volterra, Italian mathematician (d. 1940)
May 4th - Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek, composer (Donna Diana), born in Vienna, Austria
May 9th - J.M. [James Matthew] Barrie, Scottish novelist and playwright (Peter Pan), born in Kirriemuir, Angus (d. 1937)
May 15th - Ellen Louise Axson Wilson, 1st wife of US President Woodrow Wilson
May 16th - Herman Webster Mudgett, American Serial Killer (d. 1896)
May 19th - Victor E Orlando, Italy's premier (1917-19)
May 20th - Eduard Buchner, German chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1917)
May 21st - Willam Einthoven, Dutch physiologist/inventor (electrocardiograph)
May 25th - James McKeen Cattell, American psychologist (d. 1944)
May 27th - Manuel Teixeira Gomes, 7th President of Portugal (d. 1941)
May 29th - Isaac Albéniz, Spanish composer (d. 1909)
May 31st - Walter Richard Sickert Munich, Danish/English painter (The Miner)
Jun 6th - William R Inge, English theologist/Deacon St Paul's Cathedral
Jun 8th - Alicia Boole Stott, Irish mathematician (d. 1940)
Jun 18th - Hugo Loudon, CEO (Royal Dutch Oil [Shell])
Jun 20th - Jack Worrall, Australian cricketer, footballer, and coach (d. 1937)
Jun 24th - Mercedes of Orleans, queen of Spain (d. 1878)
Jun 25th - Gustave Charpentier, French composer (opera Louise)
Jun 30th - Gyula Andressy Jr, Hungarian minister of Foreign affairs (1918-20)
Jul 3rd - Charlotte Perkins Gilman, American feminist, writer and lecturer for social reform, born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1935)
Jul 3rd - William Wallace, composer
Jul 5th - Robert Bacon, American politician (d. 1919)
Jul 7th - Gustav Mahler, Kalischat Bohemia Austria, composer/conductor (Titan)
Jul 11th - Johannis J van Laar, Dutch chemist (thermodynamics)
Jul 16th - Jens Otto Harry Jespersen, linguist/philologist
Acquitted Murderer Lizzie BordenAcquitted Murderer Lizzie Borden (Jul 19th) Jul 19th - Lizzie Borden, American woman acquitted of the murder of her parents (gave her mother forty whacks), born in Fall River, Massachusetts
Jul 20th - Johannes Walter, German geologist (Denudation of the Wilderness)
Jul 24th - Alfons Mucha, Czech artist (d. 1939)
Jul 25th - Princess Louise Margaret, Duchess of Connaught (d. 1917)
Jul 26th - Philippe J Bunau-Varilla, French engineer (Colombia-Panama)
Jul 28th - Elias M. Ammons, governor of Colorado (d. 1925)
Jul 28th - Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia (d. 1922)
Jul 31st - Mary Vaux Walcott, American artist and naturalist (d. 1940)
Aug 3rd - W. K. Dickson, Scottish inventor (d. 1935)
Aug 7th - Alan Leo, British astrologer (d. 1917)
Aug 10th - Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande, Indian musician (d. 1936)
Aug 11th - Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson etats de Normandie)
Aug 13th - Annie Oakley [Phoebe Ann Moses], North Star Ohio, sharp shooter (Buffalo Bill's Wild West), (d. 1926)
Sharp Shooter Annie OakleySharp Shooter Annie Oakley (Aug 13th) Aug 14th - Ernest T Seton, naturalist/painter/author (Buffalo Wind-1938)
Aug 15th - Florence Harding [DeWolfe], US 1st lady (1921-23), born in Marion, Ohio (d. 1924)
Aug 15th - Roosje Vos, Dutch union organizer
Aug 15th - Henrietta Vinton Davis, American elocutionist (d. 1941)
Aug 16th - Jules Laforgue, Uruguay, French poet (Les Complaintas)
Aug 16th - Lord Hawke, cricketer (England batsman 1890's, many official posts)
Aug 19th - John Kane, Scottish-born US primitivist painter (Self-Portrait)
Aug 20th - Raymond Poincaré, France, president/PM (1912)
Aug 22nd - Paul G Nipkow, German TV pioneer (Nipkow Award)
Aug 22nd - Eleonore of Reuss-Köstritz, tsaritsa of Bulgaria (d. 1917)
Aug 25th - George Fawcett, US actor (Intolerance)
Aug 28th - Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss painter [OS]
Aug 30th - Isaac Levitan, Russian artist (d. 1900)
Sep 3rd - Edward Albert Filene, merchant, established US credit union movement
Social Worker and Nobel Laureate Jane AddamsSocial Worker and Nobel Laureate Jane Addams (Sep 6th) Sep 6th - Jane Addams, Cedarville, Illinois, pacifist/social worker/feminist (Nobel 1931), (d. 1935)
Sep 7th - Grandma Moses [Anna Maria], NY, primitive painter (Old Oaken Bucket), (d. 1961)
Sep 7th - Willem H Nolens, priest/Dutch ambassador to Vatican
Sep 11th - Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss painter [NS]
Sep 11th - James Allan, former All Black (d. 1934)
Sep 13th - John J. Pershing (Blackjack), Laclede, Missouri, US commander (WW I), (d. 1948)
Sep 14th - Hamlin Garland, American writer (d. 1940)
Sep 15th - Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya, Indian engineer (d. 1962)
Sep 18th - Alberto Franchetti, composer
Sep 22nd - Heinrich Reitsch, composer
Sep 24th - Samuel Rutherford Crockett, novelist
US WW1 Commander John J. PershingUS WW1 Commander John J. Pershing (Sep 13th) Sep 28th - Paul Ulrich Villard, Lyon, French Chemist and Physicist who discovered gamma rays
Oct 3rd - Annie EF Horniman, England, theater owner (Abbey Theatre, Dublin)
Oct 4th - Sidney Paget, British illustrator (Sherlock Holmes)
Oct 6th - Oscar L Helfrich, Dutch governor (Curacao)
Oct 6th - Reneke de Marees van Swinderen, Dutch foreign minister (1908-13)
Oct 8th - Felix Woyrsch, composer
Oct 12th - Elmer A Sperry, inventor (gyrocompass)
Oct 17th - Dionyssios Lavrangas, composer
Oct 19th - Affie Jarvis, cricketer (Australian WK of the late 19th century)
Oct 31st - Juliette Gordon Low, Savannah Georgia, American activist/founder (Girl Scouts of America)
Nov 1st - Boies Penrose, United States Senator from Pennsylvania (d. 1921)
Nov 7th - Jean-Baptiste Eugène Estienne, French general (d. 1936)
Founder of Girl Scouts of the USA Juliette Gordon LowFounder of Girl Scouts of the USA Juliette Gordon Low (Oct 31st) Nov 16th - Edmund Schuecker, composer
Nov 18th - Ignacy Jan Paderewski, composer/1st premier of Poland (1919-20)
Nov 21st - Tom Horn, Scotland County Missouri, American gunman and outlaw
Nov 23rd - Karl Branting, Sweden, statesman/diplomat (Nobel Peace Prize 1921)
Nov 29th - Hans Haym, composer
Dec 2nd - C T Studd, cricketer (brother of G B, five Tests for England)
Dec 7th - Joseph Cook, 6th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1947)
Dec 13th - Lucien Guitry, French actor (d. 1925)
Dec 15th - Niels Ryberg Finsen, Denmark, physician/phototherapist (Nobel 1903)
Dec 15th - Abner Powell, American baseball player (d. 1953)
Dec 18th - Edward Alexander MacDowell, US, composer (Indian Suite)
Dec 20th - Dan Leno, English entertainer (d. 1904)
Dec 21st - Henrietta Szold, founder (Hadassah)
Dec 22nd - Austin Norman Palmer, American penmanship innovator (d. 1927)
Dec 23rd - Harriet Monroe, poet/editor of Poetry magazine (You & I), born in Chicago, Illinois
Old West Lawman, Outlaw and Bounty Hunter Tom HornOld West Lawman, Outlaw and Bounty Hunter Tom Horn (Nov 21st) Dec 25th - Manuel Dimech, Maltese philosopher and social reformer (d. 1921)
Dec 28th - Alexander von Fielitz, composer
Dec 31st - Joseph S. Cullinan, American oil industrialist (d. 1937)

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