Birthdays in History in September 1849

  • Sep 1 Elizabeth Harrison, US, educator (National Congress of Parents & Teachers)
  • Sep 3 Sarah Orne Jewett, Maine, author (Country of the Pointed Firs)

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Sep 14 Ivan Pavlov, Russian physiologist and pioneer in psychology (Nobel 1904), born in Ryazan, Russia (d. 1936)

Physiologist Ivan Pavlov
Ivan Pavlov
  • Sep 21 Edmund Gosse, translator/critic (Father & Son), born in London, England
  • Sep 21 Maurice Barrymore, Indian-born patriarch of the Barrymore family (d. 1905)
  • Sep 22 John Godden, English explorer (Curacao)
  • Sep 28 Dudley Allen Sargent, US physician and educator (Harvard U gymnasium)