Birthdays in History in September 1820

  • Sep 3 George Hearst, American businessman and father of William Randolph Hearst (d. 1891)
  • Sep 17 Earle Van Dorn, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1863)
  • Sep 17 Émile Augier, French dramatist (d. 1889)
  • Sep 20 George Washington Morgan, Brigadier General (Union volunteers)
  • Sep 20 John Fulton Reynolds, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1863)
  • Sep 21 Williams Carter Wickham, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • Sep 23 Thomas Kilby Smith, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Sep 26 Isvar Chandra Vidyasagar, father of Bengali prose (Exile of Sita)
  • Sep 28 Freidrich Engels, German social philosopher